Mankind has lost a 300-year war against a genetically enhanced race that man created, abused and finally tortured. Now the descendants of that race - known as the 'Ghen' - control the planet Earth from advanced underground cities. An entire new universe has risen inside the remnants of our world known as Hollow Earth. Humans now work the surface in factories as slaves in the New World Order with pockets of resistance carrying on the fight. As rising Ghen Politician Crecilius Pryme takes power he urges his people to annihilate the remaining human population unleashing a shocking secret that will change the world forever.
"No Justice!" "No Peace!" "No Justice!" "No Peace!". This rising chant from the streets has escalated in answer to the seemingly endless incidents of police brutality throughout this great nation. If I Die Tonight started following the shooting of Amadou Diallo by 4 members of the NY City Police Department Street Crimes Unit as filmmaker Seyi heard chants on the street from heartbroken and enraged voices. He quickly realized there are two sides to every story and that the truth is often found where you least expect it.
From Diallo's sorrowful father lamenting that he is now the victim of police brutality to Maureen King, the widow of slain NY police sergeant Patrick King musing how life changes in a split second. Violence on the streets continues in the streets throughout America triggered by racial profiling and ignorance. This is a look at the system that allows these enigmas to exist and persist, as seen through the lives and stories of those who live on both sides of an impenetrable divide.
An in-depth exploration into the sordid lives of a sexy love triangle. Chase (Joe Hall), a handsome, damaged stud running from a dark past lurches from moment to moment finding attention and affection at any expense. Starting with his brother’s lonely, sensual wife Isabella (Kate del Castillo – "Under the Same Moon") and ending with the fractured, innocent Ellie (Danielle Agnello). Only Chase gets more then he bargained for when the provacative, sensual Zephyr (Kristanna Loken – "Terminator 3", "PainKiller Jane") challenges him for the affections of Ellie. Witness the smoldering cauldron of emotions that these three stir up as the sheer human need for connection drives them to do wicked, wicked things. The film also features terriffic turns by vets Kathleen Kinmont ("Renegade") and Billy Drago ("Untouchables", "Dark Moon Rising").
Chaos! Mayhem! Looters running wild! Seven college students flee the 1992 LA riots to spend the weekend together in a Hollywood Hills Mansion. What could go wrong?? Well if it’s your ex-girlfriend's house and you put seven hot, sex starved college co-eds together with free booze, a pool and raging hormones - everything! Check out this perfect mix of the ‘American Pie’ and ‘Big Bang Theory’ where an all weekend party becomes a hilarious and sometimes heartfelt exploration of dreams, love and sex!
On a small fishing island off the coast of Maine, families have lived and worked off the sea for generations. Everyone knows each other. Birthright is akin to law and men inherit their fishing territories. Eben Cole (Thomas Hildreth), like the other fishermen, continues his family’s legacy of harvesting lobsters from the waters surrounding the island. After causing a tragic accident at sea, Eben loses everything. After serving five years in prison he returns determined to win back the way of life he fought so hard to protect, but now Eben is an outcast, his ex-wife Cheryl (Amy Jo Johnson) wants nothing to do with him, fisherman see him as a harbinger of bad luck and he must fight to regain their trust... Only Popper (Philip Baker Hall), an old, weathered and gruff fisherman gives Eben a chance to become an Islander again.
After two years in jail, Homer Hobbs, returns to his bleak urban home during the depths of the Great Depression. Sadly he discovers that life on the outside can be crueler than the backbreaking injustice of a chain gang. With no job, no prospects and no hope – Homer finds a kinship with four strangers: Benny, the street hustler eager to begin life anew in the sunshine of Florida; the suicidal Clarence, a nobody who aches to be somebody; Gracie, the despairing owner of a boarding house who lives with a secret; and Lucy, who harbors a mysterious past that threatens the lives of those she has come to love. Life is grim. But on Sunday nights, in a dingy hall, the men of the neighborhood piece together the finest attire their meager lives can beg, borrow or steal to compete in an unusual fashion contest. The big winner will go home with the five dollar prize. The real prize – far less tangible, yet priceless – is the chance to feel like a king, if just for an evening. To men like these, the touch of a woman, the adulation of the crowd, the feel of a fine-looking suit are proof enough that a man might yet escape the debasement of the Depression.
Luke (C. Thomas Howell), a seedy grifter who owes money to the Mexican Mob cooks up one final scheme to pay off his debt – getting local loan shark, Chuck (Tom Sizemore) to advance him cash to start a Hot All-Girl Website! Now saddled with two debts, one idea and no skills, Luke ropes his only two friends, Courtney (Tanya Allen) and Josh (Twilight’s Michael Welch) into his venture. Courtney gets the site running, Michael brings in (4) Hot Babes – Sultry Sophia (Eve Mauro), “Girl Next Door” Brooke (Lauren Walsh), Submissive Naomi (Christina DeRosa) and Bitchy Alex (Sarah Scott). This perfect mix of girls creates tension, sex and money! But as things heat up, Mexican Mobster Guzman (Danny Trejo)changes the rules – jamming Luke up as the chicks bolt with the cash. Fists start flying, People start dying and all Hell breaks loose. Can Luke stop the killings, save his friends, find the money and get the hell out of town? Or will another one bite the dust!
When sociopath James Bennett (Silas Weir Mitchell, Prison Break, My Name is Earl) commits a series of brutal murders and then escapes a maximum security mental hospital, the FBI teams up with the U.S. Marshalls to stop him. Unfortunately Bennett is going back to his childhood home, where six graduate students are studying his surroundings for their thesis. Aided by Dr. Green (Gail O'Grady, NYPD Blue, Boston Legal, Deuce Bigalow) the authorities now must unravel a sociopaths mind, ancient Greek philosophy and all before Bennett slaughters more people!
A Big City Mob Boss is betrayed by four criminal associates who disappear with his loot, his girl and more importantly, his pride. With only hours until his arrest, he calls in the deadliest "cleaner" on the eastern seaboard to track down these dogs and finish them. Now the four of them hole up in Pittsburgh and try to turn the tables on the man known only by the moniker "The Korean".
In the not too distant future where earth is decimated by eco-catastrophe, drinking water is scarce, the human population is declining and most of the world's resources are controlled by a select few. A new underground market emerges -- Limb sales and regeneration. Dr. Gabriel Goode is called out to the remote wilderness to create legs illegally for a rich Water-Miner, but soon finds love with the Miner's mutant daughter leading to an X-file finale.
Cool retro action set in 1966 featuring an All-Girl Rock Band, the legend of the Skunk Ape (Florida Everglades version of Bigfoot) and a Beach Party! The action starts when All-Girl Rock band, The Violas, tour van breaks down in a small mysterious southern beach town. With no money they are stuck until local mechanic Hector offers them a deal – play his annual beach party and he'll fix their van for free! However, unbeknownst to the girls the local police are investigating strange happenings and have brought in big shot Scientist John Patterson to help solve the mystery. Now the party is happening, a monster is on the loose and it all comes together at the biggest beach party of the year! With hip, cool tunes you can't go wrong with this flick!
Miles Forman is one of millions of Americans whose dysfunctional upbringing paved the way for a life of inactivity, self-loathing and the burden of being overweight. Stunned by the notion that he could be fat for the rest of his life, Miles Forman exposes himself with gritty resolution and a sense of humor in his last ditch effort to win the battle of the bulge. Inspiration arrives. Action follows. As he peels off the pounds with the help of fitness guru Mike Manno, we discover why the odds are against us, why quick-fix fad diets don't work and some startling facts and figures about the $40 billion dollar a year diet industry. FATBOY started out as a mission. It became Miles Forman's salvation.
Irish brothers Connor (Sean Patrick Flanery) & Murphy McManus (Norman Reedus) live and work in Boston. Feeling that God's will to rid Earth from all human Evil was given to them as a mission, they set out to do their divine deed. A public outcry is never heard, and even FBI agent Paul Smecker (Willem Dafoe), who follows their trace of bloodshed, admits that the boys are doing exactly what he secretly always has wished to happen. Risking their lives for their beliefs of Veritas (truth) and Aequitas (justice), the Boondock Saints are hyped by the public, for they are doing good, which only few dare to admit.
FAKERS is an off-beat, funny crime caper set in the London art world. Nick Blake (Matthew Rhys Decameron, Elizabeth) owes £50,000 and has no way off paying off local crime lord Foster Wright (Art Malik - True Lies, Bond: Living Daylights). That is until he stumbles across a lost sketch by legendary Italian artist Antonio Fraccini. Problem is it's only worth £15,000!! The plan is hatched; to forge the drawing and sell it to five Mayfair galleries within an hour before anyone cottons onto the fact there's a scam going down. Also starring Kate Ashfield (Shaun of the Dead).
This film is an emotional march from past to present combining rarely seen news footage from 1964 with present day testimony to tell the true story of troubled times in the historic tourist town of St. Augustine, Florida. See African-Americans and their allies in the white community put their lives on the line to force the President of the United States to sign the first civil rights act. The film also takes a look at the aftermath of desegregation and the challenges that it presents to all Americans. In the end we see signs of hope and reconciliation and are challenged to take the next step forward.
As a new chapter begins in this country, THE BLACK LIST offers a dynamic and never before heard perspective from achievers of color. This series of inspired - and inspiring - observations on African American Life in the 21st Century forms a roll call of some of the most compelling politicians, writers, thinkers and performers ever to tackle their fields of endeavor. Watch the interview-portraits and get a sharper snapshot of where this country has been and where it's headed.
Vivian Wu ("The Pillow Book," "Eve and the Fire Horse") plays Meili, an interpreter who becomes an angel of vengeance when her husband is shot dead on his way to sign a joint-venture contract. The appearance of an enigmatic American (Richard Burgi, Desperate Housewives) who claims to be a kind of troubleshooter for companies draws her into a web of deceit, love and guilt in this time bending murder mystery that is part Memento and part Lover.