|Aeon Flux 2005 PG-13, 95 min.|
Genre: Action / Sci-Fi / Adventure / Thriller
Director: Karyn Kusama
Cast: Charlize Theron, Marton Csokas, Jonny Lee Miller, Sophie Okonedo, Frances McDormand, Pete Postlethwaite, Amelia Warner, Caroline Chikezie, Nikolai Kinski, Paterson Joseph, Yangzom Brauen, Aoibheann O''Hara, Thomas Huber, Weijian Liu, Maverick Quek
It is 400 years into the future, and disease has taken most of Earth's population. But, humans do survive in the city-state of Bregna where the leader of a rebellion, Handler (Frances McDormand), sends Aeon Flux (Charlize Theron) on a mission to assassinate Bregna's government leader, Trevor Goodchild (Marton Csokas).
|Fay Grim 2007 R, 118 min.|
Genre: Action / Comedy / Thriller
Director: Hal Hartley
Cast: Parker Posey, Jeff Goldblum, James Urbaniak, Saffron Burrows, Liam Aiken, Elina Lowensohn, Leo Fitzpatrick, Chuck Montgomery, Thomas Jay Ryan, D.J. Mendel, John Keogh, Claudia Michelsen, Nikolai Kinski
In this sequel to 1998's "Henry Fool," Henry (Thomas Jay Ryan) has been missing for seven years, and his wife Fay (Parker Posey) is having problems with their son, 14-year-old Ned (Liam Aiken). Meanwhile, Fay's brother Simon (James Urbaniak) has been serving time in prison for helping Henry escape the law, and Fay negotiates with CIA agent Fulbright (Jeff Goldblum) for Simon's release. She is given a mission in undercover work involving a trip to Paris to retrieve Henry's notebooks containing his autobiographical confessions. Fay leaves for Europe, joins forces with Bebe (Elina Lowensohn) while running into spies and assassins, and ends up in Turkey tracking down political terrorists. Now, Fay must sort out how much of this Henry has been involved in.
|Tortilla Soup 2001 PG-13, 102 min.|
Genre: Comedy / Drama / Romance
Director: Maria Ripoll
Cast: Hector Elizondo, Jacqueline Obradors, Tamara Mello, Paul Rodriguez, Nikolai Kinski, Elizabeth Pena, Raquel Welch, Joel Joan, Constance Marie, Troy Ruptash, Judy Herrera, Julio Oscar Mechoso, Ken Marino, Hector Elizondo, Marisabel Garcia
Master Chef Martin Naranjo (Hector Elizondo) is a widower who has lost his sense of smell and taste. He lives with his three grown daughters on whom he wants to instill his own cultural values. Add to the mix Hortensia (Raquel Welch) who would love to live out her old age with Martin as her companion, and you have an enjoyable comedy.
|1. Aeon Flux (2005)|
2. Fay Grim (2007)
3. Tortilla Soup (2001)
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