Movies to see this weekend (Feb 1, 2008)
January 30th, 2008 by Maxim · No Comments · 2,877 Views
Opening in theatres (wide release):
Opening in selected theatres:
|Caramel (2007) PG 1h 35min
(a.k.a. Sukkar Banat) Centers around five Lebanese women, of different religions and ages, who work in a beauty salon. Directed by and starring Nadine Labaki. Produced by Anne-Dominique Toussaint. Produced in France.
New on DVD:
|Ladron Que Roba a Ladron (2007) PG-13 100min
A pair of reformed crooks team up to pull one more heist. Their target? Master con artist Moctezuma Valdez (Saúl Lisazo), a popular television infomercial pitchman who’s gotten rich by swindling countless unsuspecting immigrants. The former thieves attempt to recruit some of their criminal cohorts to help pull off the plan, but when they refuse, the two turn to day laborers to participate in the elaborate robbery scheme.
|Trade (2007) R 120min
Based on a New York Times Magazine story, this crime drama starring Kevin Kline delves into a sordid world of international sex trafficking that leads from Mexico City to a New Jersey stash house. In a bid to save kidnapped 13-year-old Adriana (Paulina Gaitan) before she’s sold into sexual slavery, her desperate brother (Cesar Ramos) teams with a Texas cop (Kline). Can they find her before she vanishes into a hellish underworld?
|Kiss And Tell (1997) NR 110min
Undercover police officer Jude Sawyer (Rosie Rowell) poses as a lonely woman in order to elicit a confession from a man suspected of killing his wife. As the relationship blossoms, Jude begins to fall for the suspect and questions his guilt. A young Daniel Craig co-stars as Jude’s ex-flame and current boss, Matt Kearney. As allegiances shift with each beat of Jude’s vulnerable heart, tensions rise in this romantic thriller.
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