Purple Rain: A young man with a talent for music has begun a career with much promise. He meets an aspiring singer...
The Fifth Missile
The Fifth Missile: The crew of a Polaris submarine, on a training mission simulating an attack on Russia, is stricken by toxic poisoning. One of the poisons effects is to make its victims hallucinate, and the subs captain imagines that he has been given an order to actually attack Russia. He prepares to do exactly that.
The Hunt for Red October
The Hunt for Red October: In 1984, the USSRs best submarine captain in their newest sub violates orders and heads for the USA. Is he trying to defect, or to start a war?
Detention: Hamilton High is no place for a teacher who cares. Teacher Sam Decker doesn't care anymore. He's quitting. Sam marks his last day in the battleground of public education by getting saddled with the detention class after hours, playing warden to a pack of rebellious students, the worst troublemakers in school. But Hamilton High is about to become an all too real battleground when a well-organized group of killers armed with automatic weapons and explosives invade the supposedly deserted school after hours to use it as an operating base for meticulously planned armored car robbery. Led by the brilliant and sadistic Chester Lamb, the invaders are surprised to discover Sam and the kids from the detention room are still inside the school. The hunt is on as the killers ruthlessly stalk the teacher and students through the school's halls and classrooms, while Lamb tracks them on the surveillance cameras, turning the school's security system against his prey. Sam and the kids band together and manage to combat the armed thugs and foil Lamb's perfectly planned crime. Along the way, they discover a sinister conspiracy that reaches to the police department and even the highest level of government. But Sam Decker still has a few tricks to teach the kids, and he's got some thingfs to learn from them. Tonight at Hamilton High, the lesson is survival.
The Abyss: A civilian diving team are enlisted to search for a lost nuclear submarine and face danger while encountering an alien aquatic species.
The Peacekeeper: When a terrorist group steals the US Presidents personal communications computer for launching the US arsenal in case of war, only a heroic Major has the key to prevent a Presidential assassination or a nuclear holocaust.
American Graffiti: A couple of high school grads spend one final night cruising the strip with their buddies before they go off to college.
Drive Me Crazy
Drive Me Crazy: A high school girl must find a substitute date to escort her to the prom.
Holiday Highlights: Blackout gags about the holidays. New Years (the baby speaks to us). Valentines Day (its Leap Year, so the girl turns to the boy) Washingtons Birthday (the cherry tree story). Arbor Day (a dog directs the placement of the tree). Easter (the bunny is menaced by the fox, who turns out to be a softy). April 1: no picture. Mothers Day: a decidedly low key reunion. Graduation day: the boy gets his diploma, and promptly joins a bread line. Halloween: the witch rides her broom, towing an advertising banner. Thanksgiving: A turkey for dinner, in more ways than one. Christmas: Santas sleigh is an ice cream truck. New Years: The Tournament of Roses parade; we see some floats.
The Nightmare Before Christmas
The Nightmare Before Christmas: Jack Skellington, king of Halloweentown, discovers Christmas Town, but doesnt quite understand the concept.
The Polar Express
The Polar Express: On Christmas Eve, a doubting boy boards a magical train thats headed to the North Pole and Santa Clauss home.
Cross of Iron
Cross of Iron: In 1943, in the Russian front, the decorated leader Rolf Steiner is promoted to Sergeant after another successful mission...
Enemy at the Gates
Enemy at the Gates: Two Russian and German snipers play a game of cat-and-mouse during the Battle of Stalingrad.
Battaglia di Algeri La
Battaglia di Algeri, La: A surprisingly unbiased account of the bloodiest revolution in modern history.
The Lord of the Rings
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring embark on a journey to destroy the One Ring and end Saurons reign over Middle Earth.
First Blood: A mentally unstable Vietnam war vet, when abused with a small towns police force, begins a one man war with it.
Stardust: In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that hell retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm.
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace: The evil Trade Federation, led by Nute Gunray (Carson) is planning to take over the peaceful world of Naboo...
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The turtles find themselves transported back in time to ancient Japan.
FearLess: This film tells the story of Chinese Martial Arts Master Huo Yuanjia (1869-1910). Huo Yuanjia was the founder and spiritual guru of the Jin Wu Sports Federation.
Rooster Cogburn: A small village in the Indian Nation that is run by a Minister Goodnight and his daughter Eula is overrun by a band of drunken thugs. They kill and rape the people of the village. Miss Goodnight then teams up with the ruthless Marshal Rooster J. Cogburn who goes after them and bring them to justice.
Lone Wolf McQuade
Lone Wolf McQuade: The archetypical renegade Texas Ranger wages war against a drug kingpin with automatic weapons, his...
The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause: Santa, aka Scott Calvin, is faced with double-duty: how to keep his new family happy, and how to stop Jack Frost from taking over Christmas.
Elf: After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity.
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers: In 1850 Oregon, when a backwoodsman brings a wife home to his farm, his six brothers decide that they want to get married too.
Gallipoli: Two Australian sprinters face the brutal realities of war when they are sent to fight in the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey during World War I.
Come See the Paradise
Come See the Paradise: Portraying one of the shadier details of American history, this is the story of Jack McGurn, who comes to Los Angeles in 1936. He gets a job at a movie theatre in Little Tokyo and falls in love with the bosss daughter, Lily Kawamura. When her father finds out, he is fired and forbidden ever to see her again. But together they escape to Seattle. When the war breaks out, the authorities decide that the Japanese immigrants must live in camps like war prisoners.