These other April movies!
Narrated by a journalist investigating the death of 5 other journalists, the film follows the story of the Balibo Five, a group of journalists who were captured and killed whilst reporting on activities just prior to the Indonesian invasion of East Timor in 1975.
… Green Zone, directed by Paul Greengrass, starring Matt Damon, Amy Ryan, Greg Kinnear, and Brendan Gleeson. According to Wikipedia “The film is “credited as having been ‘inspired’ by” the non-fiction 2006 book Imperial Life in the Emerald City by journalist Rajiv Chandrasekaran, which documented life in the Green Zone, Baghdad.
An American officer is sent to Iraq in order to find weapons of mass destruction. But things are definitely not what they seem to be and he takes justice into his own hands.
Dave Lizewski decides to become a real life superhero, naming himself Kick-Ass, but he gets caught in a bigger fight. Big Daddy, a former cop, trained his eleven-year-old daughter to be a ruthless vigilante, Hit-Girl, and is after an evil drug lord.
… I Love You Phillip Morris, directed by Glenn Ficarra and John Requa, and starring Jim Carey and Ewan McGregor. This one should have been released in February but it was been delayed until April.
Based on the biography I Love You Phillip Morris, a True Story of Life, Love and Prison Breaks, written by journalist Steve McVicker, it tells the story of a once law-abiding husband, father and former police officer and his descent into criminality, how he becomes a con-man and his undying love for one-time fellow convict Phillip Morris, his greatest weakness.
As in the book, in the film Naomi Klein shows us that the new-liberal capitalism is being fed by natural disasters, war and terrorism. A small group of rich people becomes even richer, while the biggest group of poor people becomes even poorer.
Mr. Fox, his wife Felicity and their son Ash move to a hole under a tree. It is too close to where some farmers keep their chickens, turkeys, and apple cider, and and they will do just about anything to get rid of the Foxes.