2008

by moimoi2 | created - 26 Jul 2016 | updated - 1 day ago | Public

Films I've watched that were released in 2008. Listed alphabetically.

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1. 27 Dresses (2008)

PG-13 | 111 min | Comedy, Romance

47 Metascore

After serving as a bridesmaid 27 times, a young woman wrestles with the idea of standing by her sister's side as her sibling marries the man she's secretly in love with.

Director: Anne Fletcher | Stars: Katherine Heigl, James Marsden, Malin Akerman, Brian Kerwin

Votes: 149,127 | Gross: $76.81M

2. The Acquaintances of a Lonely John (2008)

Not Rated | 12 min | Short, Comedy

This is the story of a lonely man named John. He wanders through the city into various acquaintances of varying levels of niceness. He sees a lot of people but sometimes they just don't want to be bothered with him.

Director: Benny Safdie | Stars: Max Abelson, Firas Al-Ramahi, Jim Bennett, Terry Clarey

Votes: 152

3. Addicted to Plastic (2008)

85 min | Documentary

A Canadian documentary on modern society's 'addiction' to plastic; our prolific use of this product, its effects on the earth and on us, and where our unwanted plastic ends up.

Director: Ian Connacher

Votes: 319

4. Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging (2008)

PG-13 | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

The story centers on a 14-year-old girl who keeps a diary about the ups and downs of being a teenager, including the things she learns about kissing.

Director: Gurinder Chadha | Stars: Georgia Groome, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Karen Taylor, Alan Davies

Votes: 24,623

5. Another Gay Sequel: Gays Gone Wild! (2008)

Unrated | 99 min | Comedy, Romance

Andy, Nico, Jarod and Griff reunite in Fort Lauderdale for Spring Break and participate in a contest called "Gays Gone Wild" to determine who can attain the most "buttlove" over the course of the vacation.

Director: Todd Stephens | Stars: Jonah Blechman, Jake Mosser, Aaron Michael Davies, Jimmy Clabots

Votes: 2,907 | Gross: $0.10M

6. Asdfmovie (2008)

TV-PG | 2 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

A 2 minute sketch comedy made by a man named Thomas Ridgewell.

Director: Thomas Ridgewell | Stars: Thomas Ridgewell, Chris Bingham

Votes: 814

7. Attack of the Giant Leeches (2008)

Not Rated | 78 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror

In a small town, the silence is shattered by a rash of disappearances at the swamp near the old deserted factories. Bodies are being discovered with no blood left in their bodies. It's up ... See full summary »

Director: Brett Kelly | Stars: Mark Courneyea, Kerri Draper, Kevin Preece, Shawna McSheffrey

Votes: 231

8. Awakening (2008)

39 min | Short, Drama

16-year-old Carsten just started dating Melissa. He is introduced to her sweet and likable parents, who kindly welcome their first son in law. On a weekend in their summerhouse it turns out... See full summary »

Director: Christian Tafdrup | Stars: Allan Hyde, Julie Grundtvig Wester, Lars Brygmann, Ellen Hillingsø

Votes: 711

9. Barbie and the Diamond Castle (2008 Video)

TV-Y | 79 min | Animation, Family, Musical

Two best friends, Liana and Alexa, embark on a journey to find the Diamond Castle! With the help of music, the girls overcome challenges that show friendship is the true treasure.

Director: Gino Nichele | Stars: Kelly Sheridan, Melissa Lyons, Cassidy Ladden, Chantal Strand

Votes: 2,054

10. Barbie in 'A Christmas Carol' (2008 Video)

TV-Y | 76 min | Animation, Family

Barbie stars in her first holiday movie in this heart-warming adaptation of the classic Dickens story filled with cherished Christmas carols, fabulous fashions and lots of laughs!

Director: William Lau | Stars: Kelly Sheridan, Morwenna Banks, Melissa Lyons, Prudence Edwards

Votes: 1,739

11. Barbie Mariposa and Her Butterfly Fairy Friends (2008 Video)

TV-Y | 75 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

Join Barbie in an all-new world of Butterfly Fairies! When the Queen falls ill, it's up to brave Mariposa and her friends to journey beyond the safe borders of the city to find a cure.

Director: Conrad Helten | Stars: Chiara Zanni, Tabitha St. Germain, Kathleen Barr, Erin Mathews

Votes: 1,803

12. Big Buck Bunny (2008)

TV-Y7 | 10 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

A recently awoken enormous and utterly adorable fluffy rabbit is heartlessly harassed by a flying squirrel's gang of rodents who are determined to squash his happiness.

Director: Sacha Goedegebure

Votes: 1,943

13. The Black Hole (2008)

3 min | Short, Comedy, Crime

A sleep-deprived office worker photocopies a "Black Hole" late one night. Suddenly, the possibilities seem endless. Will greed get the better of him?

Directors: Philip Sansom, Olly Williams | Star: Napoleon Ryan

Votes: 2,996

14. Bleach: Fade to Black, I Call Your Name (2008)

TV-14 | 94 min | Animation, Action, Drama

An explosion happens in the middle of Seireitei, and Rukia has a memory loss. Then Urahara tries to seek the background of the events.

Director: Noriyuki Abe | Stars: Masakazu Morita, Fumiko Orikasa, Aya Hirano, Hiroshi Kamiya

Votes: 1,749

15. Bokura no ai no kanade (2008 Video)

Not Rated | 70 min | Drama

Maki is a young gay music student who's completely smitten with his classmate Ruiku, who plays piano with incredible passion but is cold and distant to everyone. Maki decides to do whatever it takes to get Ruiku to return his feelings.

Director: Yôka Kusano | Stars: Tsuyoshi Hayata, Teru Toko, Masato Uchiyama, Namihiko Ômura

Votes: 45

16. Bolt (2008)

PG | 96 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

67 Metascore

The canine star of a fictional sci-fi/action show that believes his powers are real embarks on a cross country trek to save his co-star from a threat he believes is just as real.

Directors: Byron Howard, Chris Williams | Stars: John Travolta, Miley Cyrus, Susie Essman, Mark Walton

Votes: 181,814 | Gross: $114.05M

17. The Boy Next Door (2008)

14 min | Short, Drama, Romance

A closeted male travels and hires male prostitutes while away. Upon arrival, the hustler is nervous, uncomfortable and takes Valium to cope. Host suddenly gets a call and must leave. Gives ... See full summary »

Director: Gregor Schmidinger | Stars: Michael Ellison, Truman Chambers, Damon Preston

Votes: 733

18. Boy Meets Boy (2008)

13 min | Short

A queer South Korean indie film about first love between two boys.

Director: Jho Kwang-soo Kim | Stars: Lee Hyun-Jin, Hye-sung Kim, Ji-won Ye

Votes: 142

19. Brotherly (2008)

Not Rated | 11 min | Short, Drama

Based on a true story of two brothers in 1970s Ohio. It tells of their abandonment by their alcoholic parents and how the brothers turned to each other for support.

Director: J.C. Oliva | Stars: Kevin Fabian, Malcolm McRae, Mathis Fender, Jonathan Robert Kaplan

Votes: 469

20. Cake Countdown (2008)

1 min | Animation, Short

Alright boys and girls, are you ready for the best birthday party ever?

Director: PES

Votes: 176

21. The Cheetah Girls: One World (2008 TV Movie)

TV-G | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

The girl group travel to India to star in a Bollywood movie - but end up competing for the same part.

Director: Paul Hoen | Stars: Adrienne Houghton, Sabrina Bryan, Kiely Williams, Roshan Seth

Votes: 3,788

22. A Christmas Carl (2008 Video)

5 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

A hobo Santa shows up on a conservative fathers doorstep one Christmas Eve and sings his way into their hearts and home.

Director: Michael P. O'Hara | Stars: Brad Adamson, Madeline O'Hara

Votes: 9

23. A Christmas Tale (2008)

Not Rated | 150 min | Comedy, Drama

84 Metascore

The troubled Vuillard family is no stranger to illness, grief, and banishment, but when their matriarch requires a bone-marrow transplant, the estranged clan reunites just in time for Christmas.

Director: Arnaud Desplechin | Stars: Catherine Deneuve, Jean-Paul Roussillon, Mathieu Amalric, Anne Consigny

Votes: 6,419 | Gross: $1.06M

24. The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2008)

PG | 150 min | Action, Adventure, Family

62 Metascore

The Pevensie siblings return to Narnia, where they are enlisted to once again help ward off an evil king and restore the rightful heir to the land's throne, Prince Caspian.

Director: Andrew Adamson | Stars: Ben Barnes, Skandar Keynes, Georgie Henley, William Moseley

Votes: 186,485 | Gross: $141.62M

25. The Class (2008)

PG-13 | 128 min | Drama

92 Metascore

Teacher and novelist François Bégaudeau plays a version of himself as he negotiates a year with his racially mixed students from a tough Parisian neighborhood.

Director: Laurent Cantet | Stars: François Bégaudeau, Agame Malembo-Emene, Angélica Sancio, Arthur Fogel

Votes: 33,028 | Gross: $3.77M

26. The Country Teacher (2008)

Unrated | 103 min | Drama, Romance

Petr, youthful, quiet, and sensitive, comes from Prague to teach natural science in a country town. The gruff principal asks what he's running from and predicts he'll be gone in six months.... See full summary »

Director: Bohdan Sláma | Stars: Pavel Liska, Zuzana Bydzovská, Ladislav Sedivý, Marek Daniel

Votes: 1,352 | Gross: $0.05M

27. The Crimson Wing: Mystery of the Flamingos (2008)

G | 78 min | Documentary

The mysterious lives of flamingos are captured on film with a birds-eye view of the animals living in Africa.

Directors: Matthew Aeberhard, Leander Ward | Stars: Zabou Breitman, Mariella Frostrup, Karoline Herfurth

Votes: 1,004

28. Crooked Rot (2008)

4 min | Animation, Short, Fantasy

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Director: David Firth | Star: David Firth

Votes: 134

29. Dog of Man (2008)

4 min | Animation, Short, Horror

A man has no friends while his houseplant is full of buds (friends.) He does get a dog, who thinks if the man can grow something, he will be like this plant. Even if it means a great ... See full summary »

Director: David Firth | Star: David Firth

Votes: 211

30. Drux Flux (2008)

5 min | Animation, Short

Comprised of fast-flowing images showing modern people crushed by industry.

Director: Theodore Ushev

Votes: 95

31. The Duchess (2008)

PG-13 | 110 min | Biography, Drama, History

62 Metascore

A chronicle of the life of 18th-century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life.

Director: Saul Dibb | Stars: Keira Knightley, Ralph Fiennes, Dominic Cooper, Charlotte Rampling

Votes: 75,361 | Gross: $13.82M

32. The Employment (2008)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

A man prepares and goes to work in a bizarre world, where the meaning of human workforce is taken to another level.

Directors: Santiago Bou Grasso, Patricio Plaza

Votes: 2,993

33. Food Matters (2008)

Not Rated | 80 min | Documentary

Food Matters examines how the food we eat can help or hurt our health. Nutritionists, naturopaths, doctors, and journalists weigh in on such topics as organic food, food safety, raw foodism, and nutritional therapy.

Directors: James Colquhoun, Carlo Ledesma | Stars: Vicky Blewitt, Ian Brighthope, Jerome Burne, Phillip Day

Votes: 4,549

34. Food, Inc. (2008)

PG | 94 min | Documentary, News

80 Metascore

An unflattering look inside America's corporate controlled food industry.

Director: Robert Kenner | Stars: Michael Pollan, Eric Schlosser, Richard Lobb, Vince Edwards

Votes: 48,560 | Gross: $4.42M

35. Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)

R | 111 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

67 Metascore

Devastated Peter takes a Hawaiian vacation in order to deal with the recent break-up with his TV star girlfriend, Sarah. Little does he know, Sarah's traveling to the same resort as her ex - and she's bringing along her new boyfriend.

Director: Nicholas Stoller | Stars: Kristen Bell, Jason Segel, Paul Rudd, Mila Kunis

Votes: 254,483 | Gross: $63.17M

36. Forming Game (2008)

6 min | Animation, Short

Two people lay out a mat and, from a small speck, begin to create a increasingly larger and more erratic mass.

Director: Malcolm Sutherland

Votes: 13

37. French Roast (2008)

TV-PG | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

In a fancy Parisian Café, an uptight businessman discovers he forgot to bring his wallet and bides his time by ordering more coffee.

Director: Fabrice Joubert

Votes: 2,603

38. Fruitless Efforts: Fruit of the Womb (2008 Video)

5 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

Apple is trying to lead a normal life, but is being held back by his friends.

Directors: Andrew Chesworth, Aaron Quist

Votes: 24

39. Genius Party Beyond (2008)

85 min | Animation

A series of short animations by some of Japan's best animators comments to life in this collage of beautiful works of art.

Directors: Masahiro Maeda, Kôji Morimoto, Kazuto Nakazawa, Shinya Ohara, Tatsuyuki Tanaka | Stars: Arata Furuta, Akiko Suzuki, Shôko Takada, Urara Takano

Votes: 774

40. Granny O'Grimm's Sleeping Beauty (2008)

Not Rated | 6 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

It's night; a wide-eyed fearful child is in bed. When her granny enters the room, the child pretends to be asleep. Granny O'Grimm isn't fooled; she pokes the child with a walker and picks ... See full summary »

Director: Nicky Phelan | Star: Kathleen O'Rourke

Votes: 1,505

41. Ha'Aki (2008)

5 min | Animation, Short, Sport

An impressionistic rendering of what is commonly referred to Canada's national sport, ice hockey, is presented using the technique known as animbits. This rendering includes a organic music... See full summary »

Director: Iriz Pääbo

Votes: 38

42. Hot Dog (2008)

R | 6 min | Animation, Short

Our plucky hero joins a fire company to save the world and gain the affection he so richly deserves. However, the results never turn out the way he plans.

Director: Bill Plympton | Stars: Mike Juarez, Carrie Keranen, Marc Diraison, Greg Sextro

Votes: 174

43. The House of Small Cubes (2008)

12 min | Animation, Short, Drama

To save his house from rising flood waters, an old man uses bricks to build it higher, then he relives events from his past while searching for his dropped pipe.

Director: Kunio Kato | Star: Masami Nagasawa

Votes: 9,957

44. Hungu (2008)

9 min | Animation, Short, Drama

Inspired by an African legend, the story of a mother resurrected by her son under the form of a musical instrument.

Director: Nicolas Brault

Votes: 93

45. I Am So Proud of You (2008)

22 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

Dark shadows are cast over Bill's recovery, in this second chapter to "Everything Will Be OK".

Director: Don Hertzfeldt | Star: Don Hertzfeldt

Votes: 1,531