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12 Angry Men (1957)

12 Angry Men
★★★★
★★★★
3.6 out of 4 stars

From Sidney Lumet, starring Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Martin Balsam, John Fiedler
Rated Approved

12 Angry Men is a 1957 courtroom drama film directed by Sidney Lumet and starring Henry Fonda. It tells the story of a jury of 12 men as they deliberate the fate of an 18-year-old boy accused of murdering his father. The jury initially believes the evidence to be strong and vote unanimously to convict, but one juror doubts the evidence and convinces the others to reconsider. Through intense debates, the jurors gradually begin to realize that reasonable doubt may exist, and that the accused may not be guilty. In the end, the jury unanimously decides to acquit the defendant. The film examines the power of the justice system to reach the truth and the courage it takes to stand up for one's beliefs.

Alien (1979)

Alien
★★★★
★★★★
3.4 out of 4 stars

From Ridley Scott, starring Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, John Hurt, Veronica Cartwright
Rated R

Alien is a 1979 science-fiction horror film directed by Ridley Scott, and starring Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton and John Hurt. The story follows the crew of a commercial towing spaceship, the Nostromo, as they encounter a hostile alien life form that stalks and kills them one by one. After one crew member is attacked, the others set out to hunt and kill the alien before it can reach their home planet. Along the way, they uncover secrets about the alien which leads to a terrifying conclusion.

Hotel Rwanda (2004)

Hotel Rwanda
★★★★
★★★★
3.2 out of 4 stars

From Terry George, starring Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo, Joaquin Phoenix, Xolani Mali
Rated PG-13

Hotel Rwanda is a 2004 historical drama film directed by Terry George. The film is based on the true story of Paul Rusesabagina, a hotel manager who housed over a thousand Tutsi refugees during the Rwandan Genocide of 1994. When the Hutu-led government initiates a genocidal campaign to exterminate the Tutsi population, Paul must protect his family and the refugees in the hotel. Despite his efforts to keep them safe, the UN peacekeeping forces refuse to intervene and the violence continues to escalate. In the end, Paul is able to save some of the refugees in the hotel, but at a great cost. The film powerfully captures the human cost of genocide and the courage of those who fight for justice.

Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

Dog Day Afternoon
★★★★
★★★★
3.2 out of 4 stars

From Sidney Lumet, starring Al Pacino, John Cazale, Penelope Allen, Sully Boyar
Rated R

Dog Day Afternoon is a 1975 American crime drama film directed by Sidney Lumet, written by Frank Pierson, and starring Al Pacino, John Cazale, and Charles Durning. The film follows the events of a bank robbery gone wrong, as Sonny Wortzik (Pacino) attempts to rob a Brooklyn bank in order to pay for his lover's gender reassignment surgery. Sonny and his accomplice, Sal (Cazale), are kept at bay by the NYPD and the media circus that follows. What initially seemed like a simple heist quickly escalates into a hostage situation, as the robbers are forced to deal with the police and the people inside the bank. The film examines the struggles of Sonny and Sal, as well as their relationships with each other and their captors. In a powerful finale, Sonny is given a chance to escape, but ultimately chooses to stay with his friend. Dog Day Afternoon is a thrilling and poignant exploration of loyalty and friendship in the face of desperation.

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring (2003)

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring
★★★★
★★★★
3.2 out of 4 stars

From Kim Ki-duk, starring Kim Ki-duk, Oh Yeong-su, Jong-ho Kim, Kim Young-min
Rated R

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring is a 2003 South Korean film directed by Kim Ki-duk. The film follows a Buddhist monk and his young apprentice as they experience the cycle of life over the course of five seasons. The monk and the apprentice live together in a remote temple in a serene mountain setting, facing the harshness of nature and the beauty of the landscape. The film follows the monk and apprentice’s journey as they learn about life and morality, with the seasons representing different stages of their lives. In the spring, the apprentice is young and naive, and is often teased by the monk for his childishness. In the summer, he starts to grow and explore the world, engaging in some youthful mischief. In the fall, he begins to develop a greater understanding of the world, with the monk teaching him lessons of life and morality. In the winter, he is older, wiser, and more focused, but still struggling to overcome his mistakes. And in the spring, he is a fully mature adult, ready to take his place in the world. Throughout the film, the master and apprentice’s relationship evolves as they learn and grow together. The film ultimately serves as a meditation on nature,

The Martian (2015)

The Martian
★★★★
★★★★
3.2 out of 4 stars

From Ridley Scott, starring Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Kate Mara
Rated PG-13

The Martian stars Matt Damon as astronaut Mark Watney, who is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew on a mission to Mars. Stranded millions of miles from Earth, Watney must use his knowledge and resourcefulness to survive the hostile environment and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive. With the help of a dedicated team of scientists and engineers on Earth, Watney embarks on a daring mission to not only survive, but to find his way home. Throughout his struggle, Watney must use his ingenuity to overcome the impossible odds against him and his will to live to inspire those on Earth to make the impossible possible.

3-Iron (2004)

3-Iron
★★★★
★★★★
3.2 out of 4 stars

From Kim Ki-duk, starring Seung-Yun Lee, Hee Jae, Hyuk-ho Kwon, Jin-mo Joo
Rated R

3-Iron is a South Korean film directed by Kim Ki-duk. It tells the story of Tae-suk (Jae Hee), a homeless drifter who travels around on his motorcycle, breaking into empty houses to take shelter and find food to survive. He has no interest in stealing or harming anyone, and even occasionally mends broken items in the houses he visits. As he travels, he meets Sun-hwa (Lee Seung-yeon), an abused housewife who is being beaten by her husband. After learning of her situation, Tae-suk helps her escape her home and the two travel together, staying in the homes of others and learning more about each other. In the end, the two find solace in each other and discover a newfound purpose in life.

The Breakfast Club (1985)

The Breakfast Club
★★★★
★★★★
3.1 out of 4 stars

From John Hughes, starring Emilio Estevez, Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, Ally Sheedy
Rated R

The Breakfast Club is a 1985 American teen comedy-drama film written, produced, and directed by John Hughes. It follows five teenage students—the "Brain" (Anthony Michael Hall), the "Athlete" (Emilio Estevez), the "Basket Case" (Ally Sheedy), the "Princess" (Molly Ringwald), and the "Criminal" (Judd Nelson)—who meet in Saturday detention and come to realize that they are more than their respective stereotypes. Over the course of eight hours, the teens learn about themselves and each other, and ultimately decide to remain friends. The film takes place in a single day and features iconic 80s music, including "Don't You (Forget About Me)" by Simple Minds.

The Hateful Eight (2015)

The Hateful Eight
★★★★
★★★★
3.1 out of 4 stars

From Quentin Tarantino, starring Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Walton Goggins
Rated R

The Hateful Eight is a 2015 western mystery film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. The film stars Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Walton Goggins, Demián Bichir, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, and Bruce Dern. The film follows eight strangers who seek refuge from a blizzard in a stagecoach stopover some time after the American Civil War. They soon realize that they may not all make it out alive. As tensions rise and secrets are revealed, the group must attempt to survive the long night, while a major plot twist leads to a thrilling showdown.

Cast Away (2000)

Cast Away
★★★★
★★★★
3.1 out of 4 stars

From Robert Zemeckis, starring Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Paul Sanchez, Lari White
Rated PG-13

Cast Away is a 2000 American survival drama film directed by Robert Zemeckis and starring Tom Hanks. The film follows a FedEx executive (Hanks) who is stranded on an uninhabited island after his plane crashes in the South Pacific and his attempts to survive on the island using remnants of his plane's cargo. During his journey, he also attempts to deal with his past life and come to terms with his new life situation. After four years, he is eventually rescued and is able to reunite with his loved ones.

Moon (2009)

Moon
★★★★
★★★★
3.1 out of 4 stars

From Duncan Jones, starring Sam Rockwell, Kevin Spacey, Dominique McElligott, Rosie Shaw
Rated R

Moon is a science fiction film directed by Duncan Jones and released in 2009. It stars Sam Rockwell as astronaut Sam Bell, who is sent to the Moon to manage a lunar mining operation for the company Lunar Industries. As his three-year contract comes to an end, Sam begins to experience strange visions and events that cause him to question his identity and his mission. He soon discovers a startling secret about Lunar Industries and its sinister plans for the future of humanity. With the help of a sentient computer called GERTY, Sam must find a way to escape his fate and save the world.

Wait Until Dark (1967)

Wait Until Dark
★★★★
★★★★
3.1 out of 4 stars

From Terence Young, starring Audrey Hepburn, Alan Arkin, Richard Crenna, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.
Rated Not Rated

Wait Until Dark is directed by Terence Young and stars Audrey Hepburn, Alan Arkin and Richard Crenna. The film follows Susy Hendrix (Audrey Hepburn), a blind woman, who is left alone in her New York apartment while her husband Sam (Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.) is away on business. Susy unknowingly becomes the target of a murderous gang of criminals who are searching for a mysterious doll they believe is in her apartment. Despite her disability, Susy must use her heightened senses to outsmart the criminals and protect herself from harm. The film is a psychological thriller that builds suspense and tension as the criminals attempt to break into Susy's apartment and discover the whereabouts of the doll. It showcases the vulnerability of Susy's physical disability, as well as her courage and inner strength. In the end, Susy triumphs over her attackers and puts an end to their criminal enterprise.

Clerks (1994)

Clerks
★★★★
★★★★
3.1 out of 4 stars

From Kevin Smith, starring Brian O'Halloran, Jeff Anderson, Marilyn Ghigliotti, Lisa Spoonauer
Rated R

Clerks is a 1994 comedy film written and directed by Kevin Smith. The story follows Dante Hicks, a 20-something convenience store clerk who is stuck in a dead-end job and is having a bad day. He is irritated by customers, visits a funeral home, and gets caught up in a relationship triangle. Along the way, he meets Randal, his best friend and fellow clerk, who helps Dante to see the humor in his situation. Clerks features dark comedy and has become a cult classic.

The Experiment (2001)

The Experiment
★★★★
★★★★
3.1 out of 4 stars

From Oliver Hirschbiegel, starring Moritz Bleibtreu, Christian Berkel, Oliver Stokowski, Wotan Wilke Möhring
Rated R

The Experiment is a German psychological thriller set in a modern-day prison experiment. Twenty men are selected to participate in a two-week experiment, during which they are divided into two groups: the prisoners and the guards. The guards are given absolute power over the prisoners, and the prisoners must obey all orders without question. The experiment soon spirals out of control, as the guards become increasingly authoritarian and the prisoners increasingly desperate. The experiment ultimately culminates in violence and chaos as the men struggle to maintain their humanity in the face of extreme psychological pressure.

127 Hours (2010)

127 Hours
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Danny Boyle, starring James Franco, Amber Tamblyn, Kate Mara, Sean Bott
Rated R

127 Hours is a biopic directed by Danny Boyle which tells the true story of Aron Ralston, a mountain climber who accidentally gets his arm trapped under a boulder while canyoneering alone in Utah. After five days of being stuck, Aron is forced to make the difficult decision to amputate his own arm in order to survive. The film follows his journey of self-discovery as he attempts to free himself, desperate for help but with no one around to save him. With only a video camera, Aron records his thoughts, emotions and experiences as he struggles to find a way out of his dire circumstances. Through the inspiring story of Aron's remarkable determination and courage, 127 Hours explores the power of the human spirit in the face of insurmountable odds.

The Raid: Redemption (2011)

The Raid: Redemption
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Gareth Evans, starring Iko Uwais, Ananda George, Ray Sahetapy, Donny Alamsyah
Rated R

The Raid: Redemption is a 2011 Indonesian martial arts action thriller film directed by Gareth Evans. The film follows a police S.W.A.T. team as they attempt to take down an impenetrable safe house run by an organized crime syndicate in Jakarta. Led by rookie cop Rama (Iko Uwais), the team must battle their way through numerous criminals and four powerful crime bosses in order to save an informant and themselves. Along the way, they must fight off a relentless gang that has taken control of the building and its inhabitants. With intense action sequences and expertly choreographed fight scenes, The Raid: Redemption is a thrilling and gripping film that will keep you on the edge of your seat.

The Terminal (2004)

The Terminal
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Steven Spielberg, starring Tom Hanks, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Chi McBride, Stanley Tucci
Rated PG-13

REC (2007)

REC
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Directors: Jaume Balagueró, Paco Plaza, starring Manuela Velasco, Ferran Terraza, Jorge-Yamam Serrano, Pablo Rosso
Rated R

The Lighthouse (2019)

The Lighthouse
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Robert Eggers, starring Robert Pattinson, Willem Dafoe, Valeriia Karaman, Logan Hawkes
Rated R

Identity (2003)

Identity
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From James Mangold, starring John Cusack, Ray Liotta, Amanda Peet, John Hawkes
Rated R

10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)

10 Cloverfield Lane
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From Dan Trachtenberg, starring John Goodman, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Gallagher Jr., Douglas M. Griffin
Rated PG-13

Cube (1997)

Cube
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From Vincenzo Natali, starring Nicole de Boer, Maurice Dean Wint, David Hewlett, Andrew Miller
Rated R

Coherence (2013)

Coherence
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From James Ward Byrkit, starring Emily Baldoni, Maury Sterling, Nicholas Brendon, Elizabeth Gracen
Rated Not Rated

The Descent (2005)

The Descent
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From Neil Marshall, starring Shauna Macdonald, Natalie Mendoza, Alex Reid, Saskia Mulder
Rated R

Phone Booth (2002)

Phone Booth
★★★★
★★★★
2.8 out of 4 stars

From Joel Schumacher, starring Colin Farrell, Kiefer Sutherland, Forest Whitaker, Radha Mitchell
Rated R

 



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