Purple Rain: A young man with a talent for music has begun a career with much promise. He meets an aspiring singer...
Straight Outta Compton: The group NWA emerges from the streets of Compton, California in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes pop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood.
Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love (Kamasutra): Two girlhood friends become sexual rivals at maturity.
Tombstone: A successful lawman's plans to retire anonymously in Tombstone, Arizona, are disrupted by the kind of outlaws he was famous for eliminating.
Apollo 13: True story of the moon-bound mission that developed severe trouble and the men that rescued it with skill and dedication.
Storm of the Century: A small village off the mainland is about to receive a huge winter storm. It won't be just another storm for them...
Freedom Writers: A young teacher inspires her class of at-risk students to learn tolerance, apply themselves, and pursue education beyond high school.
Love and Basketball: In 1981 in L.A., Monica moves in next door to Quincy. They're 11, and both want to play in the NBA, just like Quincy's dad...
MIRACLES FROM HEAVEN is based on the incredible true story of the Beam family. When Christy (Jennifer Garner) discovers her 10-year-old daughter Anna (Kylie Rogers) has a rare, incurable disease, she becomes a ferocious advocate for her daughter's healing as she searches for a solution. After Anna has a freak accident, an extraordinary miracle unfolds in the wake of her dramatic rescue that leaves medical specialists mystified, her family restored and their community inspired.
Noted author and scholar finds love, then must endure its loss...
Salem's Lot: Vampires are invading a small New England town. It's up to a novelist and a young horror fan to save it.
The Basketball Diaries: Film adaptation of street tough Jim Carroll's epistle about his kaleidoscopic free fall into the harrowing world of drug addiction...
Sitcom: The adventures of an upper-class suburban family abruptly confronted with the younger brother's discovery of his homosexuality, the elder sister's suicide attempt and sado-masochist tendencies, and the intrusion of a very free-spirited maid and her husband... And it all started with the arrival in the family of an innocent looking rat...
Slumdog Millionaire: A Mumbai teen who grew up in the slums, becomes a contestant on the Indian version of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?" He is arrested under suspicion of cheating, and while being interrogated, events from his life history are shown which explain why he knows the answers
Growing Op: Growing Op is a provocative dramatic comedy about a teenage boy coming of age in a suburban marijuana-growing operation. Sheltered all his life, and home-schooled by loving parents who are also committed neo-hippie criminals, Quinn Dawson yearns to experience the normalcy of the suburban world around him. When his new neighbour Crystal turns out to be the blonde girl of his dreams, Quinn is motivated to rebel against his parents and attend high-school for the first time. But the more Quinn pulls away from his parents' modest utopia, the more he discovers that the real jungle is not in his living room, but in the distorted values of the suburban status quo. When truths are finally told and counter-cultures collide, everybody does get stoned.
Hounddog: A drama set in the American South, where a precocious, troubled girl finds a safe haven in the music and movement of Elvis Presley. |
Marley & Me: A family learns important life lessons from their adorable, but naughty and neurotic dog.
Platoon: A young recruit in Vietnam faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.
I Am Legend: Years after a plague kills most of humanity and transforms the rest into monsters, the sole survivor in New York City struggles valiantly to find a cure.
A Walk to Remember: The story of two North Carolina teens, Landon Carter (West) and Jamie Sullivan (Moore), who are thrown together after Landon gets into trouble and is made to do community service.
Bridge to Terabithia: A preteen's life is changed after befriending the new girl at school.
A Beautiful Mind: After a brilliant but asocial mathematician accepts secret work in cryptography, his life takes a turn to the nightmarish.
Tristan + Isolde: An affair between the second in line to Britain's throne (Franco) and the princess of the feuding Irish (Myles) spells doom for the young lovers.
Apocalypto: As the Mayan kingdom faces its decline, the rulers insist the key to prosperity is to build more temples and offer human sacrifices. Jaguar Paw, a young man captured for sacrifice, flees to avoid his fate.
Secondhand Lions: A coming-of-age story about a shy, young boy sent by his irresponsible mother to spend the summer with his wealthy, eccentric uncles in Texas.
I Am Sam: A mentally retarded man fights for custody of his 7-year-old daughter, and in the process teaches his cold-hearted lawyer the value of love and family.
Frailty: A man confesses to an FBI agent his family's story of how his religious fanatic father's visions lead to a series of murders to destroy supposed "demons."
Tuck Everlasting: A young woman meets and falls in love with a young man who is part of a family of immortals.
What Dreams May Come: Chris Neilson dies to find himself in a heaven more amazing than he could have ever dreamed of. There is one thing missing: his wife...
Some Kind of Wonderful: A young tomboy, Watts, finds her feelings for her best friend, Keith, run deeper than just friendship...
Romeo + Juliet: Shakespeare's famous play is updated to the hip modern suburb of Verona still retaining its original dialogue.
The Hunchback of Notre Dame: A deformed bellringer must assert his independence from a vicious government minister in order to help his friend, a gypsy dancing girl.
Welcome to the Dollhouse: Insightful look at an unattractive 7th grader as she struggles to cope with un-attentive parents, snobbish classmates, a smart older brother, an attractive younger sister, and her own insecurities.
Pink Floyd The Wall: A troubled rock star descends into madness in the midst of his physical and social isolation from everyone.
Poetic Justice: In this film, we see the world through the eyes of main character Justice, a young African-American poet. A mail carrier invites a few friends along for a long overnight delivery run.
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey: Remake of the popular Disney classic, this time featuring some well known voices as two dogs and a cat...
Shottas: In the tradition of Scarface and The Harder They Come, Shottas is an unapologetic raw urban drama about two friends raised on the dangerous streets of Kingston, Jamaica. Biggs (Kymani Marley) and Wayne (Spragga Benz) take on the "shotta" (Jamaican term for gangster) way of life to survive. As young boys, they begin a life of crime, eventually moving to the U.S., where they begin a ruthless climb from the bottom to the glittering top of a criminal enterprise in a Miami filled with fast cars and gorgeous women. The two men remain fiercely bound by their shottas loyalty as they aggressively take control of the Jamaican underworld.
Heavenly Bodies: A small "Dance-ercize" studio fights for its existence against the unscrupulous owner of a rival club...
Anne of Green Gables: An orphan girl, sent to an elderly brother and sister by mistake, charms her new home and community with her firey spirit and imagination.
Man of La Mancha: This musical version of Don Quixote is framed by an incident allegedly from the life of its author, Miguel de Cervantes...