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Avatar (2009)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 162 minutes Release date: 12/17/2009
The story's hero is Jake Sully, an ex-Marine confined to a wheelchair. Bitter and disillusioned, he's still a warrior at heart. All Jake ever wanted was something worth fighting for and he ultimately finds it in the place he least expected- on a distant world. Jake has been recruited to join an expedition to the moon Pandora, which corporate interests are strip-mining for a mineral worth $20...
American Beauty

American Beauty (1999)

Rated: R Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 09/14/1999
Lester Burnham's wife Carolyn, who's cheating on him, hates him, his daughter Jane regards him with contempt, and his boss is positioning him for the ax -- the typical suburban nightmare. When you've got nothing to lose, you might as well risk everything. Provoked by forbidden passions, Lester decides to make a few changes in his life that are less mid-life crisis than adolescence redux. The freer...
Wolf of Wall Street

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 179 minutes Release date: 12/24/2013
This is the true story of the outlandish rise and non-stop pleasure-hunting descent of Jordan Belfort, the New York stockbroker who, along with his merry band of brokers, makes a gargantuan fortune by defrauding investors out of millions. Belfort transforms from a righteous young Wall Street newcomer to a thoroughly corrupted stock-pumper and IPO cowboy. Having quickly amassed an absurd fortune...
What Women Want

What Women Want (2000)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 126 minutes Release date: 12/14/2000
Nick Marshall, a Chicago advertising executive, gets a whole new outlook on life when a fluke accident gives him the ability to read women's minds. At first, this "gift" provides Nick with way too much information, but he begins to realize that he can use it to good effect, especially when it comes to outwitting his new boss, Darcy Maguire. In spite of his best efforts to finesse Darcy, he soon...
Godfather

The Godfather (1972)

Rated: R Runtime: 175 minutes Release date: 03/14/1972
Epic tale of a 1940s New York Mafia family and their struggle to protect their empire from rival families as the leadership switches from the father to his youngest son.
Forrest Gump

Forrest Gump (1994)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 142 minutes Release date: 07/05/1994
Forrest Gump tells his remarkable life story to a stranger while waiting for a bus. Despite his sub-normal IQ, Gump leads a truly charmed life, with a ringside seat for many of the most memorable events of the second half of the 20th century. He taught Elvis Presley to dance, became a football star and met JFK and LBJ. He served with honor in Vietnam and spoke at an anti-war rally at the...
Deal

The Deal (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 06/16/2005
The time is the not-so-distant future. The place is Wall Street. The United States has been at war for three years with the Confederation of Arab States, an expensive war both in lives and oil lost. Gas prices in America have risen to an unheard of $6.00/gallon, creating not just an oil crisis but the perfect scenario for illegal profiteering. Delaney & Strong, one of the country's oldest and most...
Need for Speed

Need for Speed (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 03/13/2014
In a last attempt to save his struggling garage, mechanic Tobey Marshall - who with his team skillfully builds and races muscle cars on the side - reluctantly partners with wealthy, arrogant ex-NASCAR driver Dino Brewster. Just as a major sale to car broker Julia Maddon looks like it will save the business, a disastrous, unsanctioned race results in Dino framing Tobey for manslaughter. Two years...
Schindler's List

Schindler's List (1993)

Rated: R Runtime: 185 minutes Release date: 12/14/1993
The true story of Austrian industrialist Oskar Schindler, who harbored Polish Jews during WWII by using them as workers in his factory. Schindler saved 1,100 Jews from certain death.
Million Dollar Arm

Million Dollar Arm (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 05/15/2014
In a last ditch effort to save his career as a sports agent, JB Bernstein concocts a scheme to find baseball's next great pitching ace. Hoping to find a young cricket pitcher he can turn into a major league baseball star, JB travels to India to produce a reality show competition called "Million Dollar Arm." With the help of a cantankerous but eagle-eyed retired baseball scout he discovers Dinesh...
Inception

Inception (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 142 minutes Release date: 07/15/2010
Dom Cobb is a skilled thief, the absolute best in the dangerous art of "extraction", stealing valuable secrets from deep within people's subconscious while they are dreaming, when the mind is at its most vulnerable. Cobb's rare ability has made him a coveted player in this treacherous new world of corporate espionage, but it has also made him an international fugitive and cost him everything he...
Social Network

The Social Network (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 09/30/2010
In 2003, brilliant Harvard sophomore Mark Zuckerberg conceives of the idea of a social networking website which will become the world-changing phenomenon, Facebook. His close friend and roommate Eduardo Saverin provides the seed money for the new company, and Napster founder Sean Parker presents the product to the venture capitalists in Silicon Valley. Zuckerberg, a young man with few social...
Draft Day

Draft Day (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 04/10/2014
On the day of the NFL Draft, general manager Sonny Weaver has the opportunity to save football in Cleveland when he trades for the number one pick. He must quickly decide what he's willing to sacrifice in pursuit of perfection as the lines between his personal and professional life become blurred on a life-changing day for a few hundred young men with dreams of playing in the NFL.
Duplicity

Duplicity (2009)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 125 minutes Release date: 03/19/2009
CIA officer Claire Stenwick and MI6 agent Ray Koval have left the world of government intelligence to cash in on the highly profitable cold war raging between two rival multinational corporations. Their mission? Secure the formula for a product that will bring a fortune to the company that patents it first. For their employers--industry titan Howard Tully and buccaneer CEO Dick Garsik--nothing...
40-Year-Old Virgin

The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 08/18/2005
Forty-year-old Andy Stitzer has done quite a few things in his life. He's got a cushy job stamping invoices at an electronics superstore, a nice apartment with a proud collection of action figures and comic books, good friends, a nice attitude. But there's just one little thing he hasn't quite gotten around to doing yet--something most people have done by this age. Done a lot. Andy's never, ever...
This Is 40

This Is 40 (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 134 minutes Release date: 12/20/2012
Pete and Debbie are approaching a milestone meltdown. After years of marriage, Pete lives in a house of all females: wife Debbie and their two daughters, 8-year-old Charlotte and 13-year-old Sadie. As he struggles to keep his record label afloat, he and Debbie must figure out how to forgive, forget and enjoy the rest of their lives before they kill each other.
They Came Together

They Came Together (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 83 minutes Release date: 06/26/2014
When Joel and Molly meet, it's hate at first sight: his big Corporate Candy Company threatens to shut down her quirky indie candy shop. Plus, Joel is hung up on his sexy ex. But amazingly, they fall in love, until they break up about two thirds of the way through, and Molly starts dating her accountant. But then right at the end well you'll just have to see. (Hint: Joel makes a big speech and they...
Hitch

Hitch (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 02/10/2005
Alex "Hitch" Hitchens is a legendary--and deliberately anonymous--New York City "date doctor" who, for a fee, has helped countless men woo the women of their dreams. While coaching Albert, a meek accountant who is smitten with a glamorous celebrity, Allegra Cole, Hitch finally meets his match in the person of the gorgeous, whip-smart Sara Melas, a gossip columnist who follows Allegra's every move...
Darwin Awards

Darwin Awards (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 11/29/2005
Michael Burrows, a forensic detective in the S.F.P.D. has become increasingly fascinated by the number of Darwin deaths being reported. Brilliant but overly cautious he is fired from the force for allowing a serial killer to escape in the line of duty. Determined to prove a common theme in these cases Burrows joins forces with Siri, a clinical, no-nonsense insurance investigator specializing in...
Personal Tailor

Personal Tailor (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 12/19/2013
This is a story about the company that grants wishes to people who are looking for escape from their ordinary lives. The wishes come true but only for one day and only if it makes the client a better person.
Alvin and the Chipmunks

Alvin and the Chipmunks (2007)

Rated: PG Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 12/13/2007
Songwriter Dave Seville transforms singing chipmunks Alvin, Simon and Theodore into pop sensations--while the out-of-control trio lays waste to Dave's home, wreaks havoc with his career, and turns Dave's once-orderly life upside-down.
Fading Gigolo

Fading Gigolo (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 04/17/2014
Two friends in need of money go into the world's oldest profession. Murray is dealing with the recent closure of his bookshop when his beautiful dermatologist Dr. Parker mentions she's looking for a man to participate in a ménage à trois with her and her equally gorgeous friend Selima. Recognizing the financial potential of her proposal, Murray overcomes Fioravante's reluctance to being his "ho"...

I Am Chippendales (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/04/2014
The life story of the rise and fall of Chippendales founder Steve Banerjee, who emigrated from India to Los Angeles. He started out operating gas stations and eventually came to own them. He invested his small gas station fortune in a backgammon club which was failing when he heard about a Canadian male strip club, which became the inspiration for the highly lucrative Chippendales chain. His...
Shanghai Calling

Shanghai Calling (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 02/14/2013
When ambitious New York attorney Sam is sent to Shanghai on assignment, he immediately stumbles into a legal mess that could spell the end of his career. But with help from a beautiful relocation specialist, a well-connected foreign businessman, a clever but unassuming journalist and a street-smart assistant, Sam might just save his job, discover romance and learn to appreciate the many wonders...
Dark Truth

A Dark Truth (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 01/03/2013
A former CIA operative turned political talk show host is hired by a corporate whistle blower to expose her company's cover-up of a massacre in a South American village. Upon arriving, he is plunged into a violent, chaotic situation, with the military cracking down on a group of protesters led by two activists.