Best Mystery Movies of 2008

1.

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

6.5
7.8/10 IMDB

I was born under unusual circumstances. And so begins The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, adapted from the 1920s story by F. Scott Fitzgerald about a man who is born in his eighties and ages backwards: a man, like any of us, who is unable to stop time. We follow his story, set in New Orleans, from the end of World War I in 1918 into the 21st century, following his journey that is as unusual as any man's life can be. Benjamin Button, is a grand tale of a not-so-ordinary man and the people and places he discovers along the way, the loves he finds, the joys of life and the sadness of death, and what lasts beyond time.

Starring: Cate Blanchett, Brad Pitt, Tilda Swinton, Julia Ormond, Elle Fanning, Madisen Beaty, Jason Flemyng, Elias Koteas, Taraji P. Henson, Josh Stewart ..
Directed by: David Fincher
Release date: 2008-12-25
2.

Changeling

6.4
7.8/10 IMDB

Christine Collins is overjoyed when her kidnapped son is brought back home. But when Christine suspects that the boy returned to her isn't her child, the police captain has her committed to an asylum.

Starring: Angelina Jolie, Jeffrey Donovan, John Malkovich, Geoff Pierson, Amy Ryan, Gattlin Griffith, Michelle Gunn, Frank Wood, Colm Feore, Michael Kelly ..
Directed by: Clint Eastwood
Release date: 2008-01-30
3.

Doubt

6.0
7.5/10 IMDB

In 1964, a Catholic school nun questions a priest's ambiguous relationship with a troubled young student, suspecting him of abuse. He denies the charges.

Starring: Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams, Viola Davis, Alice Drummond, Audrie Neenan, Susan Blommaert, Carrie Preston, John Costelloe, Lloyd Clay Brown ..
Directed by: John Patrick Shanley
Release date: 2008-02-27
4.

Hellboy II: The Golden Army

5.7
7.0/10 IMDB

Hellboy must stop an elven prince from locating an ancient force that can destroy humanity: the all-powerful Golden Army.

Starring: Ron Perlman, Selma Blair, Jeffrey Tambor, Doug Jones, John Hurt, Luke Goss, John Alexander, James Dodd, Seth MacFarlane, Anna Walton ..
Directed by: Guillermo del Toro
Release date: 2008-07-11
5.

Eagle Eye

5.4
6.6/10 IMDB

Jerry Shaw and Rachel Holloman are two strangers whose lives are suddenly thrown into turmoil by a mysterious woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, the unseen caller uses everyday technology to control their actions and push them into increasing danger. As events escalate, Jerry and Rachel become the country's most-wanted fugitives and must figure out what is happening to them.

Starring: Shia LaBeouf, Michelle Monaghan, Rosario Dawson, Michael Chiklis, Anthony Mackie, Billy Bob Thornton, Ethan Embry, Anthony Azizi, Cameron Boyce, Lynn Cohen ..
Directed by: D. J. Caruso
Release date: 2008-09-25
6.

Blindness

5.3
6.5/10 IMDB

When a sudden plague of blindness devastates a city, a small group of the afflicted band together to triumphantly overcome the horrific conditions of their imposed quarantine.

Starring: Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Alice Braga, Gael García Bernal, Danny Glover, Yûsuke Iseya, Yoshino Kimura, Sandra Oh, Mitchell Nye, Don McKellar ..
Directed by: Fernando Meirelles
Release date: 2008-05-14
7.

Felon

5.2
7.4/10 IMDB

A family man convicted of killing an intruder must cope with life afterward in the violent penal system.

Starring: Stephen Dorff, Val Kilmer, Marisol Nichols, Vincent Miller, Anne Archer, Larnell Stovall, Sam Shepard, Johnny Lewis, Harold Perrineau, Shawn Prince ..
Directed by: Ric Roman Waugh
Release date: 2008-07-17
8.

Mirrors

5.1
6.1/10 IMDB

An ex-cop and his family are the target of an evil force that is using mirrors as a gateway into their home.

Starring: Kiefer Sutherland, Paula Patton, Amy Smart, Cameron Boyce, Erica Gluck, Jason Flemyng, Darren Kent, Ezra Buzzington, Julian Glover, Mary Beth Peil ..
Directed by: Alexandre Aja
Release date: 2008-08-15
9.

The Strangers

5.0
6.1/10 IMDB

After returning from a wedding reception, a couple staying in an isolated vacation house receive a knock on the door in the mid-hours of the night. What ensues is a violent invasion by three strangers, their faces hidden behind masks. The couple find themselves in a violent struggle, in which they go beyond what either of them thought capable in order to survive.

Starring: Liv Tyler, Scott Speedman, Gemma Ward, Laura Margolis, Kip Weeks, Glenn Howerton, Alex Fisher, Peter Clayton-Luce, Nick Barghini, Shawn McClellan ..
Directed by: Bryan Bertino
Release date: 2008-05-29
10.

Quarantine

4.8
5.9/10 IMDB

A television reporter and her cameraman are trapped inside a building quarantined by the CDC after the outbreak of a mysterious virus which turns humans into bloodthirsty killers.

Starring: Jennifer Carpenter, Steve Harris, Jay Hernandez, Johnathon Schaech, Columbus Short, Andrew Fiscella, Rade Šerbedžija, Greg Germann, Bernard White, Dania Ramirez ..
Directed by: John Erick Dowdle
Release date: 2008-10-10
11.

The X Files: I Want to Believe

4.8
5.9/10 IMDB

Six years after the events of The X-Files series finale, former FBI agent Doctor Dana Scully is now a staff physician at Our Lady of Sorrows, a Catholic hospital, and treating a boy named Christian who has Sandhoff disease, a terminal brain condition. FBI agent Drummy arrives to ask Scully’s help in locating Fox Mulder, the fugitive former head of the X-Files division, and says they will call off its manhunt for him if he will help investigate the disappearances of several women, including young FBI agent Monica Banan. Mulder and Scully are called back to duty by the FBI when a former priest claims to be receiving psychic visions pertaining to a kidnapped agent.

Starring: David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, Amanda Peet, Billy Connolly, Xzibit, Mitch Pileggi, Callum Keith Rennie, Adam Godley, Alex Diakun, Nicki Aycox ..
Directed by: Chris Carter
Release date: 2008-07-24
12.

TransSiberian

4.8
6.6/10 IMDB

A TransSiberian train journey from China to Moscow becomes a thrilling chase of deception and murder when an American couple encounters a mysterious pair of fellow travelers.

Starring: Woody Harrelson, Emily Mortimer, Kate Mara, Eduardo Noriega, Thomas Kretschmann, Ben Kingsley, Etienne Chicot, Mac McDonald, Colin Stinton, Perlis Vaisieta ..
Directed by: Brad Anderson
Release date: 2008-01-18
13.

Pride and Glory

4.8
6.6/10 IMDB

A saga centered on a multi-generational family of New York City Police officers. The family's moral codes are tested when Ray Tierney, investigates a case that reveals an incendiary police corruption scandal involving his own brother-in-law. For Ray, the truth is revelatory, a Pandora's Box that threatens to upend not only the Tierney legacy but the entire NYPD.

Starring: Edward Norton, Jon Voight, Colin Farrell, Noah Emmerich, Jennifer Ehle, John Ortiz, Frank Grillo, Shea Whigham, Lake Bell, Carmen Ejogo ..
Directed by: Gavin O'Connor
Release date: 2008-09-09
14.

Untraceable

4.5
6.2/10 IMDB

Special Agent Jennifer Marsh works in an elite division of the FBI dedicated to fighting cybercrime. She thinks she has seen it all, until a particularly sadistic criminal arises on the Internet. This tech-savvy killer posts live feeds of his crimes on his website; the more hits the site gets, the faster the victim dies. Marsh and her team must find the elusive killer before time runs out.

Starring: Diane Lane, Billy Burke, Colin Hanks, Joseph Cross, Mary Beth Hurt, Peter Lewis, Perla Haney-Jardine, Tim DeZam, Christopher Cousins, Jesse Tyler Ferguson ..
Directed by: Gregory Hoblit
Release date: 2008-01-22
15.

Surveillance

4.5
6.3/10 IMDB

An FBI agent tracks a serial killer with the help of three of his would-be victims - all of whom have wildly different stories to tell.

Starring: Julia Ormond, Bill Pullman, Pell James, Caroline Aaron, Hugh Dillon, David Gane, Gill Gayle, Kent Harper, Michael Ironside, Shannon Jardine ..
Directed by: Jennifer Chambers Lynch
Release date: 2008-02-08
16.

The Midnight Meat Train

4.4
6.0/10 IMDB

A photographer's obsessive pursuit of dark subject matter leads him into the path of a serial killer who stalks late night commuters, ultimately butchering them in the most gruesome ways.

Starring: Bradley Cooper, Vinnie Jones, Brooke Shields, Leslie Bibb, Roger Bart, Ted Raimi, Peter Jacobson, Barbara Eve Harris, Stephanie Mace, Tony Curran ..
Directed by: Ryûhei Kitamura
Release date: 2008-08-07
17.

Scooby-Doo! and the Goblin King

4.4
6.3/10 IMDB

Scooby-Doo and Shaggy must go into the underworld ruled by The Goblin King in order to stop a mortal named The Amazing Krudsky who wants power and is a threat to their pals, Fred, Velma and Daphne.

Starring: Jim Belushi, Casey Kasem, Grey DeLisle, Mindy Cohn, Wayne Knight, Wallace Shawn, Tim Curry, Frank Welker, Hayden Panettiere, Larry Joe Campbell ..
Directed by: Joe Sichta
Release date: 2008-09-23
18.

Deception

4.4
6.0/10 IMDB

As a corporate auditor who works in a number of different offices, Jonathan McQuarry wanders without an anchor among New York's power brokers. A chance meeting with charismatic lawyer Wyatt Bose leads to Jonathan's introduction to The List, an underground sex club. Jonathan begins an affair with a woman known only as S, who introduces Jonathan to a world of treachery and murder.

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Ewan McGregor, Michelle Williams, Bruce Altman, Andrew Ginsburg, Stephanie Roth Haberle, Christine Kan, Dante Spinotti, Karolina Muller, Agnete Oernsholt ..
Directed by: Marcel Langenegger
Release date: 2008-04-24
19.

A Matter of Loaf and Death

4.4
7.6/10 IMDB

Wallace and Gromit open a bakery, accidentally getting tied up with a murder mystery in the process. But when Wallace falls in love, Gromit is left to solve the case by himself.

Starring: Peter Sallis, Sally Lindsay, Melissa Collier, Sarah Laborde, Geraldine McEwan, Ben Whitehead ..
Directed by: Nick Park
Release date: 2008-12-03
20.

Passengers

4.4
5.8/10 IMDB

After a plane crash, a young therapist, Claire, is assigned by her mentor to counsel the flight's five survivors. When they share their recollections of the incident -- which some say include an explosion that the airline claims never happened -- Claire is intrigued by Eric, the most secretive of the passengers.

Starring: Anne Hathaway, Patrick Wilson, Andre Braugher, Dianne Wiest, David Morse, William B. Davis, Ryan Robbins, Clea DuVall, Don Thompson, Andrew Wheeler ..
Directed by: Rodrigo García
Release date: 2008-09-26
21.

I Sell the Dead

4.3
6.0/10 IMDB

18th century justice catches up with a pair of grave robbers. With only a few hours to go before his date with the guillotine, Arthur Blake tells his life story to Father Francis Duffy. Before long, Arthur spills the beans on how he got started in the grim corpse peddling business with seasoned ghoul Willie Grimes.

Starring: Dominic Monaghan, Larry Fessenden, Ron Perlman, Angus Scrimm, Brenda Cooney, John Speredakos, Daniel Manche, Heather Robb, Eileen Colgan, Joel Garland ..
Directed by: Jeremiah Kipp, Zeke Dunn, Nicole Real, Glenn McQuaid
Release date: 2008-08-07
Best Mystery Movies of 2008 : The Oxford Murders
22.

The Oxford Murders

4.3
6.1/10 IMDB

At Oxford University, a professor and a grad student work together to try and stop a potential series of murders seemingly linked by mathematical symbols.

Starring: Elijah Wood, John Hurt, Leonor Watling, Julie Cox, Jim Carter, Burn Gorman, Dominique Pinon, Anna Massey, Danny Sapani, Alex Cox ..
Directed by: Álex de la Iglesia
Release date: 2008-01-18
23.

Killer Bean Forever

4.3
6.5/10 IMDB

When things go bad in Beantown, top assassin Killer Bean is called to clean-up the mess. Detective Cromwell finds himself in the middle between Killer Bean and mob boss Cappuccino.

Starring: Vegas E. Trip, Bryan Session, Matthew Tyler, Jeff Lew, David Guilmette ..
Directed by: Jeff Lew
Release date: 2008-09-05
Best Mystery Movies of 2008 : The Other Man
24.

The Other Man

4.0
5.4/10 IMDB

The story of a husband who suspects his wife of adultery, and sets out to track down the other man in her life.

Starring: Romola Garai, Antonio Banderas, Laura Linney, Liam Neeson, Abigail Canton, Pam Ferris, Paterson Joseph, Craig Parkinson, Lola Peploe, Sophie Wu ..
Directed by: Richard Eyre
Release date: 2008-12-25
25.

Deadgirl

3.9
5.5/10 IMDB

When high school misfits Rickie and JT decide to ditch school and find themselves lost in the crumbling facility of a nearby abandoned hospital, they come face-to-face with a gruesome discovery: a body of a woman stripped naked, chained to a table and covered in plastic and soon realize she is anything but dead. Quickly the boys find themselves embarking on a twisted yet poignant journey testing the limits of their friendship, and forces both to decide just how far they're willing to stretch their understanding of right and wrong.

Starring: Shiloh Fernandez, Noah Segan, Michael Bowen, Candice King, Andrew DiPalma, Eric Podnar, Nolan Gerard Funk, Jenny Spain, Christina Masterson, Susan Marie Keller ..
Directed by: Marcel Sarmiento, Gadi Harel
Release date: 2008-09-06
Best Mystery Movies of 2008 : Wire in the Blood: Prayer of the Bone
26.

Wire in the Blood: Prayer of the Bone

3.9
7.2/10 IMDB

British crime-fighting psychologist Dr. Tony Hill crosses the Atlantic to investigate the case of an American vet who brutally killed his own family. Can he prove the soldier's defence of post-traumatic stress disorder is bogus? Or will the Texas heat, hostile locals and even a violent plot against him throw Dr. Hill off the trail? This feature-length film from the "Wire in the Blood" TV series also stars Brad Hawkins.

Starring: Robson Green, Brad Hawkins ..
Directed by: Declan O'Dwyer
Release date: 2008-01-07
Best Mystery Movies of 2008 : Amusement
27.

Amusement

3.9
4.9/10 IMDB

While being interrogated by a police psychiatrist, the near-catatonic Tabitha tries to explain why she and two of her childhood friends are being hunted by a serial killer. The truth that's dying to come out weaves together three tragic secrets from their past. Two of the girls' boyfriends become unwitting targets in their deadly game.

Starring: Keir O'Donnell, Tad Hilgenbrink, Katheryn Winnick, Laura Breckenridge, Jessica Lucas, Reid Scott, Rena Owen, Kevin Gage, Brennan Bailey, Preston Bailey ..
Directed by: John Simpson
Release date: 2008-10-09
28.

Shutter

3.8
5.2/10 IMDB

A newly married couple discovers disturbing, ghostly images in photographs they develop after a tragic accident. Fearing the manifestations may be connected, they investigate and learn that some mysteries are better left unsolved.

Starring: Joshua Jackson, Rachael Taylor, Megumi Okina, David Denman, Eri Otoguro, John Hensley, Maya Hazen, James Kyson, Yoshiko Miyazaki, Kei Yamamoto ..
Directed by: Masayuki Ochiai
Release date: 2008-03-21
29.

Dorothy Mills

3.8
6.0/10 IMDB

When a gloomy, God-fearing island community is rocked by the assault of an infant, a psychiatrist is called in to examine Dorothy Mills, the teenager accused of the crime. Despite the villagers' hostility to her inquiry, she soon comes to suspect that Dorothy suffers from multiple personality disorder...

Starring: Carice van Houten, Jenn Murray, David Wilmot, Ger Ryan, David Ganly, Gary Lewis, Rynagh O'Grady ..
Directed by: Agnès Merlet
Release date: 2008-08-06
Best Mystery Movies of 2008 : The Things I Haven't Told You
30.

The Things I Haven't Told You

3.7
7.5/10 IMDB

Drama which follows a group of teenagers whose already difficult years of adolescence get massively complicated when one of them is involved in a mysterious car crash.

Starring: Elizabeth Day, Jacob Anderson, Haruka Abe, Ryan Sampson, Nathalie Lunghi, Lenora Crichlow, Lucy Evans, Andrew Lincoln, Mark Adams, Sophie Loftus ..
Directed by: Marçal Forés
Release date: 2008-03-17
Best Mystery Movies of 2008 : Sidetracked
31.

Sidetracked

3.7
7.3/10 IMDB

Swedish detective Inspector Kurt Wallander attempts to connect the shocking suicide of a young woman and the vicious murder of a government minister, and eventually uncovers wrongdoing and corruption that extends to the heart of the Swedish establishment.

Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Sarah Smart, Tom Hiddleston, Sadie Shimmin, Richard McCabe, Jeany Spark, Tom Beard, Nicholas Hoult ..
Directed by: Philip Martin
Release date: 2008-11-10
32.

From Within

3.6
5.6/10 IMDB

When the citizens of a small evangelical town systematically begin committing suicide, a young girl struggling to reconcile her Christian upbringing with her desire to experience the outside world finds her faith put to the ultimate test.

Starring: Elizabeth Rice, Thomas Dekker, Kelly Blatz, Laura Allen, Adam Goldberg, Rumer Willis, Margo Harshman, Britt Robertson, Jared Harris, Steven Culp ..
Directed by: Phedon Papamichael
Release date: 2008-04-25
33.

Rite

3.6
8.0/10 IMDB

A teenage girl is prepared for a mysterious ritual.

Directed by: Alicia Conway
Release date: 2008-08-04
Best Mystery Movies of 2008 : Billionaire
34.

Billionaire

3.5
6.4/10 IMDB

The search of a mythical treasure will bring our protagonists to luxury paradises and extreme sex with beautiful girls in this follow up of succesful Millionaire.

Starring: Renata Black, Gilda Roberts, Simone Peach, Sonia Red, Kathia Nobili, Nesty, Sahara Knite, Simony Diamond, Loona Luxx, Josette Most ..
Directed by: Alessandro del Mar
Release date: 2008-11-06
35.

One Missed Call

3.4
4.0/10 IMDB

Several people start receiving voice-mails from their future selves -- messages which include the date, time, and some of the details of their deaths.

Starring: Shannyn Sossamon, Edward Burns, Ana Claudia Talancón, Ray Wise, Azura Skye, Johnny Lewis, Jason Beghe, Margaret Cho, Meagan Good, Rhoda Griffis ..
Directed by: Eric Valette
Release date: 2008-01-04
Best Mystery Movies of 2008 : DownWard Spiral
36.

DownWard Spiral

3.4
7.5/10 IMDB

Sandy's living a normal happy life with her wealthy husband, working as a flight attendant. One day, after landing, she catches a taxi to her hotel and the creepy taxi driver takes Sandy to a deserted broken-down factory where he robs her and throws her out of the taxi, leaving her stranded amongst the dusty old factory buildings...this is where the story begins. Perplexed, she tries to find someone to help her get back to her hotel. While trying to escape, she witnesses many perverted situations, and even manages to get herself into a few. She doesn't really know where she is and how she got there, but she slowly starts to enjoy the filthy pleasures of the sinful area, and her mood gradually shifts from shock to excitement as she enters the downward spiral of perversity...

Starring: Sandy, Simony Diamond, Kathia Nobili, Nikki Rider, Cindy Hope, Kyra Black, Cayenne Klein, Bambi, Clara G, Eve Angel ..
Directed by: Frank Major, Andrew Youngman
Release date: 2008-07-14
37.

Adventure Time

3.4
7.8/10 IMDB

Pen and Jake have to rescue Princess Bubblegum from the antagonistic Ice King.

Starring: Zack Shada, John DiMaggio, Paige Moss, Dee Bradley Baker, John Kassir ..
Directed by: Larry Leichliter, Pendleton Ward, Hugo Morales
Release date: 2008-12-07
38.

The Children

3.4
5.9/10 IMDB

A relaxing Christmas vacation turns into a terrifying fight for survival as the children begin to turn on their parents

Starring: Eva Birthistle, Hannah Tointon, Stephen Campbell Moore, Rachel Shelley, Jeremy Sheffield, Rafiella Brooks, Jake Hathaway, William Howes, Eva Sayer, Brittani Cox ..
Directed by: Tom Shankland
Release date: 2008-12-05
39.

Shuttle

3.4
5.6/10 IMDB

When two friends return from a girls weekend vacation in Mexico, they find themselves stranded at the airport. Trying to get home safely, they board an airport shuttle for the short trip. But once their feet cross the threshold of the shuttle, a night that had started like any other turns terrifying, and the ride home becomes a descent into darkness.

Starring: Tony Curran, Peyton List, Cameron Goodman, Cullen Douglas, Dave Power, James Snyder, Tom Kemp, Kaylan Tracey, Jen Alison Lewis, James Ryen ..
Directed by: Edward Anderson
Release date: 2008-03-08
Best Mystery Movies of 2008 : When Darkness Came: The Making of 'The Mist'
40.

When Darkness Came: The Making of 'The Mist'

3.4
7.4/10 IMDB

Behind the scenes documentary on the making of the film.

Starring: Thomas Jane, Frank Darabont, Stephen King, Anna Garduno, Andre Braugher, Randi Richmond, Gregory Nicotero, Gregory S. Melton, Nathan Gamble, William Sadler ..
Directed by: Constantine Nasr
Release date: 2008-03-25
Best Mystery Movies of 2008 : XIII
41.

XIII

3.4
6.5/10 IMDB

The first female US President Sally Sheridan is shot dead by a sniper during her Veterans Day speech. Her assassin narrowly escapes the scene with his life, national security hot on his heels - or so it seems. Three months later, an elderly couple discover the body of a wounded man in a tree, wearing a parachute. The young man cannot remember the slightest thing about his own identity.

Release date: 2008-09-24
42.

A Film with Me in It

3.4
6.6/10 IMDB

A dissolute scriptwriter and a dejected actor become unwittingly drawn into a labyrinthine mess when several people experience bizarre accidental deaths in their flat. Though the men didn't deliberately cause any of the incidents, they fear that they will be unfairly pegged as murderers if they relay information to the cops, and promptly set about disposing of the corpses in gruesome ways.

Starring: Dylan Moran, Mark Doherty, Amy Huberman, Keith Allen, Aisling O'Sullivan, David O'Doherty, Neil Jordan, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Hugh O'Conor, Laura Way ..
Directed by: Ian Fitzgibbon
Release date: 2008-10-17
Best Mystery Movies of 2008 : The 39 Steps
43.

The 39 Steps

3.3
6.3/10 IMDB

Richard Hannay, a mining engineer on holiday from the African colonies, finds London socialite life terribly dull. Yet it's more than he bargained for when a secret agent bursts into his room and entrusts him with a coded notebook, concerning the impending start of World War I. In no time both German agents and the British law are chasing him, ruthlessly coveting the Roman numerals code, which Hannay believes he must personally crack.

Starring: Rupert Penry-Jones, Lydia Leonard, David Haig, Patrick Malahide, Patrick Kennedy, Eddie Marsan, Alex Jennings, Steven Elder, Werner Daehn, Peter Stark ..
Directed by: James Hawes
Release date: 2008-12-28
Best Mystery Movies of 2008 : Crooked House
44.

Crooked House

3.3
7.3/10 IMDB

Young teacher Ben finds an ancient door-knocker in the garden of his new home. According to the local museum curator, it comes from the recently demolished Geap Manor - a sinister old place which seemed to attract... unpleasantness. So begin three stories from the dark history of this crooked house...

Starring: Lee Ingleby, Mark Gatiss, Derren Brown, Philip Jackson, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Ian Hallard, Daniela Denby-Ashe, Jean Marsh, Jennifer Higham, Samuel Barnett ..
Directed by: Damon Thomas
Release date: 2008-12-22
45.

The Alphabet Killer

3.2
5.2/10 IMDB

Based on the true story of double killings occurring in Rochester, NY during the 80’s and the troubled police officer determined to solve them, with or without the help of her department

Starring: Eliza Dushku, Cary Elwes, Timothy Hutton, Tom Malloy, Michael Ironside, Hope Tomaselli, Bill Moseley, Carl Lumbly, Melissa Leo, Tom Noonan ..
Directed by: Rob Schmidt
Release date: 2008-11-07
46.

Oceania

3.2
6.5/10 IMDB

Two teenagers deal with their shattered family-life in a small California coastal town.

Starring: Mindy Chu, Andrew Deleon, Erika Von Haesler, Luz Espinoza, Kevin Giffin, Emily Marie Grant, Hang Holoyda, Donald Hom, Quyen Ngo, Nick Battad ..
Directed by: Harpreet Dehal
Release date: 2008-03-06
47.

Vacancy 2: The First Cut

3.2
4.9/10 IMDB

Three young people check into the Meadow View Inn for a night's rest, fully unaware of the inn's sick-minded employees and their nefarious intentions.

Starring: Brian Klugman, Agnes Bruckner, Trevor Wright, David Moscow, Arjay Smith, Beau Billingslea, Juanita Jennings, Nelson Lee, Gwendoline Yeo, Judy Durning ..
Directed by: Eric Bross
Release date: 2008-10-24
Best Mystery Movies of 2008 : Rembrandt's J'Accuse...!
48.

Rembrandt's J'Accuse...!

3.2
7.2/10 IMDB

J'accuse is an 'essay-istic' documentary in which Greenaway's fierce criticism of today's visual illiteracy is argued by means of a forensic search of Rembrandt's Nightwatch. Greenaway explains the background, the context, the conspiracy, the murder and the motives of all its 34 painted characters who have conspired to kill for their combined self-advantage. Greenaway leads us through Rembrandt's paintings into 17th century Amsterdam. He paints a world that is democratic in principle, but is almost entirely ruled by twelve families. The notion exists of these regents as charitable and compassionate beings. However, reality was different.

Starring: Peter Greenaway, Martin Freeman, Eva Birthistle, Jodhi May, Emily Holmes, Jonathan Holmes, Michael Teigen, Natalie Press, Toby Jones ..
Directed by: Peter Greenaway
Release date: 2008-10-04
Best Mystery Movies of 2008 : One True Love
49.

One True Love

3.2
6.9/10 IMDB

Finally after three years of courtship, Migs, a medical intern, marries simple and unassuming Joy, a nurse in the hospital of Migs' residency. Several days before the wedding, his first love and childhood best friend Bela, a sophisticated woman, returns from Canada, still single and in love with Migs. The young couple meets an unfortunate incident turning their newly-found bliss into a tragic existence. Living with Migs turns out to be an agonizing experience as his new state of mind gets more complicated as days pass. A creature of serenity, Joy refuses to name her pains and secretly vows to make Migs remember their love that was inexplicably lost and waiting to be rekindled; faithful that along the way, his heart will remember what his mind forgets.

Starring: Marian Rivera, Dingdong Dantes, Iza Calzado, Bianca King, Jennica Garcia, Chinggoy Alonzo, Boots Anson-Roa, Pinky Marquez, Tessie Tomas, Sheena Halili ..
Directed by: Mac Alejandre
Release date: 2008-11-19
50.

Return to Sleepaway Camp

3.2
4.1/10 IMDB

It's summer camp as usual at Camp Manabe where the kids torment each other for fun while the underpaid camp staff provides as little supervision as possible. Greedy camp owner Frank and junior partner Ronnie do their best to keep everyone in line, but something sinister is about to put a slash in the roster. When campers and staff mysteriously begin disappearing and turning into gruesome corpses, paranoid Ronnie can't shake the memory of a series of grisly murders that took place at Camp Arawak. As the paranoia worsens, Ronnie's list of possible killers starts growing just like the body count. Only one thing is for certain, something is carving a bloody new trail at Sleepaway Camp where kids can be so mean and surviving this summer is gonna be a real killer!

Starring: Vincent Pastore, Michael Gibney, Paul DeAngelo, Jonathan Tiersten, Isaac Hayes, Lenny Venito, Erin Broderick, Adam Wylie, Kate Simses, Brye Cooper ..
Directed by: Robert Hiltzik
Release date: 2008-11-04

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