Thursday, 2 October 2008

New Movie Releases - Friday October 3 2008

Long list of new releases this weekend...

Beverly Hills Chihuahua - starring the voices of Drew Barrymore and George Lopez. While on vacation in Mexico, Chloe, a pampered Beverly Hills chihuahua, finds herself lost and in need of assistance in order to get back home. Coming to Chloe's aid is a a macho Chihuahua named Papi, a spirit guide who endeavors to help Chloe discover her true heritage.

Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist - starring Michael Cera and Kat Dennings. Nick asks Nora to pretend to be his girlfriend for 5 minutes so he won't have to feel as awkward around his ex-g.f., who just walked into the club where Nick's band is playing ... with a new guy. But when the fake couple decides to kiss, sparkage occurs, leading to a first date which seems to span all of New York City.

How to Lose Friends and Alienate People - starring Simon Pegg, Kirsten Dunst and Megan Fox. British journalist Sidney Young crosses the pond for a new job with a high-profile New York magazine, though he soon learns the bridges he burned on his way to the top can only lead to his downfall.

The Express - starring Dennis Quaid and Rob Brown. A drama based on the life of Ernie Davis, a high school football standout who is recruited by Syracuse University, where he becomes the first African American to win the Heisman Trophy.

Flash of Genius - starring Greg Kinnear. Once Robert Kearns discovers that new cars are coming equipped with intermittent windshield wipers, a technology Kearns invented, patented, and unsuccessfully tried to sell, he launches a landmark lawsuit against the U.S. automotive industry.

Blindness - starring Julianne Moore and Mark Ruffalo. A thriller set in a city that is suffering from an epidemic of sudden blindness, where only one woman remains able to see as the rest of her society is pushed to its limits.

Religulous - starring Bill Maher. Atheist Bill Maher looks to understand the beliefs behind different world religions.

An American Carol - starring Kevin Farley and Kelsey Grammar. An anti-American filmmaker who's out to abolish the July Fourth holiday is visited by three ghosts who try to change his perception of the country.

Ballast (Limited) - A drama set in a Mississippi township, where three people try to reconnect to their respective lives after a young man's suicide.

Rachel Getting Married - starring Anne Hathaway. Kym, who has been in and out of rehab for the last decade, reunites with her family for her sister Rachel's wedding. Can she keep it together for the weekend?

Enjoy the movies!!!

The Flick Guru