Lately, most people rent movies often. In many cases we will wait for the DVD rentals to hit the stores, in lieu of going to the movies. Here is a short list of some of most heavily rented DVD’s in Oct. 2008.
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INDIANA JONES AND THE KINGDOM OF THE CRYSTAL SKULL: Indiana is back in action, after a 19 year break. This the most recent movie in the Indiana Jones series. In this movie it’s the cold war, and the Russians are the enemy. The Soviets are looking for ancient relics called the Crystal Skulls, and the secrets they carry.
THE LAZARUS PROJECT: One time crook Ben Garvey seems to have gotten his act together. With a stable home, and steady work, he has found happiness. Then, he loses his job, and he finds himself heading back into the criminal world. The heist is a complete failure, and he is sentenced to death. He fully expects to be killed by lethal injection. Incredibly, he now finds himself in a psychiatric ward. Now its all on the line, his sanity, and his soul.
LINEWATCH: Michael Dixon (Cuba Gooding Jr.) is a respected boarder agent in New Mexico, and life seems to be good. Soon his past is going to threaten his future. A long time ago, he was in a brutal L.A. gang, which he eventually left. When a chance encounter gives away his location to a member of his old gang, he finds himself in grave danger. He is forced risk it all, and work with the gang to move a large drug shipment from Mexico into the U.S.
THE INCREDIBLE HULK: This film tells us the tale of Dr. Bruce Banner (Edward Norton), who has been changed into a creature called the green Hulk. This movie is about the marvel comic hero, the Incredible Hulk. Edward Norton, Tim Roth, William hurt, all have roles in this film. This film is directed by Louis Leterrier. This movie would be classified as a science fiction film.
DECEPTION: Accountant Jonathan McQuarry has an unusual meeting with hot shot lawyer Wyatt Bose. It is a meeting that changes his life forever. John is exposed to “The List”, which offers a steamy sexual indiscretions. Unfortunately, he also finds himself in a treacherous game of back stabbing and death.
JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH: On a quest to find his lost brother, a science professor explores caves in Iceland that puts him on a journey to the center of earth. This another version of the 1959 film, which was about the classic work by Jules Verne. Brendan Fraser, Josh Hutchinson, Anita Briem, and Seth Myers star in this adventure film.
THE HAPPENING: Confused and frightened, teacher Elliot Moore, with his wife, and Julian, with his daughter Jess are leaving Philadelphia by train. Philadelphia has been thrown into chaos. Many people are being overcome by some strange illness, and are committing suicide. Can mankind solve this dilemma, or are we witnessing the final acts of man on this planet?
IRON MAN: Weapons developer, business mogul, Tony Stark is attacked and taken by Afghan insurgents. They command him to build weapons for the insurgent group. He was wounded when he was abducted, and has metal in his chest. To overcome his wound, and escape his captors, he develops a suit of armor, which protects and strengthens him. We now have another super hero, Iron Man.
SPEED RACER: A cartoon from the 90’s is now a movie hit. Similar to The Flinstones, Speed Racer was a TV cartoon that was turned to a movie with an actual cast. Speed Racer who loves racing. His goal is to win The Crucible, a major rally car race that his older brother had died racing in. Against all odds, and risking it all, he partners up with his arch rival Racer X, in a last ditch effort to give himself a chance to win, and save the family business.