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Cinemu; September 27 / Movies Week in Review

Cinemu; September 27 / Movies Week in Review.  
Movies featured in theaters, Safer, Safest Movies and Highlights.

Movies Featured in USA and World: 
(Please Click on the movie name for details)

Benimle Oynar Mısın:  After an unfortunate event, Sibel goes to prison, and after 8 years of conviction she is free. Her first thing to do is to meet his daughter Rüya, who has been staying in an orphanage for 8 years. She takes her daughter and plans to go to Antalya, leaving the neighborhood she live since the day she was born: Beşiktaş. But Rüya has no intent to leave this neighborhood. Rüya got in love with Beşiktaş when her mother is not around, and started to make plans of being a football player in Beşiktaş football club. Rüya has another important job to do, finding his father who got his mother imprisoned.

Carnival: 36-year-old Alis starts living in his car after his father kicks him out of the house. He shaves on the street, eats the food his mother brings over to his car, and applies to job adverts that his mother marks in the newspaper for him. After a series of rejections, he finds himself working door-to-door marketing Karnaval brand carpet cleaners. An unusual bond forms between Alis and "Karnaval". Karnaval even moves in with Alis occupying the front seat of his car. In this new adventure of his, Alis meets a wedding cake-maker named Demet. She lives with her father ever since her mother´s death, and dreams of hopping on her motorbike and moving to Istanbul where she would open up a bakery shop. Contrary to Alis´ introverted nature, Demet is petulant, but Karnaval is the one who is the dream-maker. 

Öyle Sevdim ki SeniOlga's life turns upside down and starts a new life, after the dispersion of the Soviet Union. Olga is granddaughter of Mustafa Usta, who worked as stonemason, and came to Yalta and continued working there. After the dispersion, the Sarp border gate opens, and Olga comes to Trabzon to find a job and establish a new life. But unfortunately, she encounters the problem of everyone in Turkey calling the Russian people moving in Turkey as Nathasha's. Meeting Celal, makes her life more harder.  

The Family:  A Mafia boss and his family are relocated to a sleepy town in France under the Witness Protection Program after snitching on the mob. Despite Agent Stansfield’s best efforts to keep them in line, Fred Manzoni, his wife Maggie and their children, Belle and Warren, can’t help resorting to old habits by handling their problems the “family” way. Chaos ensues as their former Mafia cronies try to track them down and scores are settled in the unlikeliest of settings. 

Blue Jasmine:  A Woody Allen movie. After everything in her life falls to pieces, including her marriage to wealthy businessman Hal (Alec Baldwin), elegant New York socialite Jasmine (Cate Blanchett) moves into her sister Ginger’s (Sally Hawkins) modest apartment in San Francisco to try to pull herself back together again.

Runner Runner: Princeton grad student Richie, believing he’s been swindled, travels to Costa Rica to confront online gambling tycoon Ivan Block. Richie is seduced by Block’s promise of immense wealth, until he learns the disturbing truth about his benefactor. When the FBI tries to coerce Richie to help bring down Block, Richie faces his biggest gamble ever: attempting to outmaneuver the two forces closing in on him.  

You’re NextYou're Next reinvents the genre by putting a fresh twist on home-invasion horror. When a gang of masked, ax-wielding murderers descend upon the Davison family reunion, the hapless victims seem trapped... until an unlikely guest of the family proves to be the most talented killer of all.

3 Women 3 Destinies - 3 Kadın 3 Kader: The movie tells the stories of three Zeynep's, who are completely different people. With the word of social responbility, the movie shows the physical and mental violence, sexual harrasments made to women. Zeynep is 13 years old, and she has to marry with a person 70 years old, as a price for his older brother marrying wşth someone. Another Zeynep who is a highschool student, and she goes to a charity to get some aid with her mother, and she meets a rich businessman there, and in a short time, her looking and attitudes start to chanfe. Zeynep, who is not going to school, goes to examination forcibly with his father, and things start to get confusing. The third Zeynep is forced to marry with someone who is rich and older than her, instead of marrying with the person she loves. 

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2A divorced and single parent Eva, spends her days working as a masseuse and enjoying it, but also feeling sorry for her daughter's impending departure for college. She meets with Albert, a funny man who is alone too. As they start to feel something between them, Eva befriends Marianne, a new client. Marianne is a beautiful poet who is almost perfect, except for one prominent quality: she rags on her ex-husband way too much. And as their friendship gets better, Eva starts doubting her relationship with Albert, as she starts to learn the truth about Marianne's ex.  

Rush: Set against the golden age of Formula 1 racing, Rush portrays the exhilarating true story of two of the greatest rivals the world has ever witnessed--handsome English playboy Hunt and his methodical, brilliant opponent, Lauda. Taking us into their personal lives on and off the track, Rush follows the two drivers as they push themselves to the breaking point of physical and psychological endurance, where there is no shortcut to victory and no margin for error. If you make one mistake, you die.

Baggage Claim: Determined to get engaged before her youngest sister's wedding, flight attendant Montana Moore finds herself with only 30 days to find Mr. Right. Using her airline connections to "accidentally" meet up with eligible ex-boyfriends and scour for potential candidates, she racks up more than 30,000 miles and countless comedic encounters, all the while searching for the perfect guy.

Don Jon: Jon Martello is a strong, handsome, good old fashioned guy. His buddies call him Don Jon due to his ability to "pull" a different woman every weekend. Barbara Sugarman is a bright, beautiful, good old fashioned girl. Raised on romantic Hollywood movies, she's determined to find her Prince Charming and ride off into the sunset. Wrestling with good old fashioned expectations of the opposite sex, Jon and Barbara struggle against a media culture full of false fantasies to try and find true intimacy.
Don jon contains lots of inappropriate content for family audience.

Muscle Shoals
: Located alongside the Tennessee River, Muscle Shoals, Alabama is the unlikely breeding ground for some of America's most creative and defiant music. Under the spiritual influence of the "Singing River," as Native Americans called it, the music of Muscle Shoals has helped create some of the most important and resonant songs of all time. At its heart is Rick Hall who founded FAME Studios. Overcoming crushing poverty and staggering tragedies, Hall brought black and white together in Alabama's cauldron of racial hostility to create music for the generations. He is responsible for creating the "Muscle Shoals sound" and The Swampers, the house band at FAME that eventually left to start their own successful studio, known as Muscle Shoals Sound. Greg Allman, Bono, Clarence Carter, Mick Jagger, Etta James, Alicia Keys, Keith Richards, Percy Sledge and others bear witness to Muscle Shoals' magnetism, mystery and why it remains influential today.

We Are What We Are
: A seemingly wholesome and benevolent family, the Parkers have always kept to themselves, and for good reason. Behind closed doors, patriarch Frank rules his family with a rigorous fervor, determined to keep his ancestral customs intact at any cost. As a torrential rainstorm moves into the area, tragedy strikes and his daughters Iris and Rose are forced to assume responsibilities that extend beyond those of a typical family. As the unrelenting downpour continues to flood their small town, the local authorities begin to uncover clues that bring them closer to the secret that the Parkers have held closely for so many years.


Highlights:  
You’re Next:  Not much horror movies recieve high scores from audience. You're Next overcome this issue.
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2:   Success of the first part gives hope that second part of this animation also will collect attention. No too much choice for children again this week.
 

Recommended movies for the “safer movies” section in this week:
 (Please Click on the movie name for details) 

1. Dr. Seuss' The Lorax
: 
Twelve-year-old Ted will do anything to find a real live Truffula Tree in order to impress the girl of his dreams. As he embarks on his journey, Ted discovers the incredible story of the Lorax, a grumpy but charming creature who speaks for the trees.
2. The Mirror: 
  A girl with her arm in plaster is waiting for her mother after school to go home. But her mother doesn't come and she tries to go home herself. She doesn't know her address, so it is hard for her to find home. The movie starting with Mina's getting out of school, changes into a documentary and tells the story of player of the movie, Mina Mohammad Khani.
3. A Cube of Sugar
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A whole family comes together for a wedding, but after the night they made the preparations for the wedding, a close relative of the groom dies, and the wedding house becomes a funeral house. We reccomend this movie because it's a great movie with no inappropriate scenes. The movie was one of the nominees of Iran for 2013 Oscar, but to protest the movie 'Innocence Of Muslims', Iran took this movie back from being nominee.

Recommended movies for the “safest movies” section in this week:
 (Please Click on the movie name for details) 

1. The Messiah:
Mesih, or the Messiah is a 2007 film from the Islamic Republic of Iran, depicting the life of Jesus from an Islamic perspective, based not only on the canonical gospels, but also the Qur'an, and, it would seem, the Gospel of Barnabas. which conforms to the Islamic interpretation of the origins of Christianity. Iranian actor, Ahmad Soleimani Nia plays the role of Jesus. Some Islamic organizations cite it in support of the Islamic view of Jesus. The director sees his film "as an Islamic answer to Western productions like Mel Gibson's 2004 blockbuster The Passion of the Christ, which he praised as admirable but quite simply "wrong", not that Talebzadeh's version is "right", to say the least." The film has two endings, one from the Christian bible and one from the Qur'an. The film was played at the Philadelphia film festival.The 2007 Religion Today Film Festival in Italy has given the movie an award for promoting interfaith understanding.  

2. Mumin and Kafir:  From the book with the same name by  Necip Fazıl KISAKÜREK Moomin and Kafir witnesses discussion between a believer and non-believer.

3. Al Ghazali - The Alchemist of Happiness: 
Exploring the life and impact of the greatest spiritual and legal philosopher in Islamic history, this film examines Ghazali's existential crisis of faith that arose from his rejection of religious dogmatism, and reveals profound parallels with our own times. Ghazali became known as the Proof of Islam and his path of love and spiritual excellence overcame the pitfalls of the organised religion of his day. His path was largely abandoned by early 20th century Muslim reformers for the more strident and less tolerant school of Ibn Taymiyya. Combining drama with documentary, this film argues that Ghazali's Islam is the antidote for today's terror.