Keyword: fish-out-of-water

Rio 2

Rio 2 (2014)

Rated: G Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 04/10/2014
Blu, Jewel and their family are living the perfect domesticated life in the city. When Jewel decides the kids need to learn to live like real birds, she insists the family venture to the Amazon. Upon their arrival, Blu and Jewel meet the locals, including Eduardo, a larger than life patriarch with a firm set of rules, who becomes a comedic obstacle for Blu; Mimi, Eduardo's warm and sassy sister...
Thor

Thor (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 05/05/2011
Thor, a powerful but arrogant warrior, is sent to Earth as punishment for reigniting a reckless war. But after a dangerous villain from his world sends the darkest forces of Asgard to invade Earth, the hammer-wielding Thor must learn what it takes to be a true hero in order to save mankind.
Turbo

Turbo (2013)

Rated: PG Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 07/16/2013
Turbo is a snail who dreams of being the greatest racer in the world, just like his hero: 5-time Indianapolis 500 champ Guy Gagne. Turbo's obsession with speed and all things fast has made him an oddity and outsider in the slow and cautious snail community and a constant embarrassment to his careful older brother Chet. Turbo desperately wishes he could escape the slow-paced life he's living. As...
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...
Monuments Men

The Monuments Men (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 02/06/2014
This true story of the greatest treasure hunt in history, focuses on an unlikely World War II platoon, tasked by FDR with going into Germany to rescue artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their rightful owners. It would be an impossible mission: with the art trapped behind enemy lines, and with the German army under orders to destroy everything as the Reich fell, how could...
Red

Red (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 10/14/2010
Frank, J , Marvin and Victoria used to be the CIA's top agents - but the secrets they know just made them the Agency's top targets. Now framed for assassination, they must use all of their collective cunning, experience and teamwork to stay one step ahead of their deadly pursuers and stay alive. To stop the operation, the team embarks on an impossible, cross-country mission to break into the...
2 Days in Paris

2 Days in Paris (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 08/09/2007
Marion is a French photographer and Jack is an American interior designer. After a less than idyllic vacation in Italy, they stop off in Paris for two days, where Jack has to deal with a new language, a crazily unfamiliar culture, meeting Marion's sexually frank and permissive family, and a bevy of flirtatious ex-boyfriends. In the city of lights, Jack and Marion begin to see each other in a...
Ratatouille

Ratatouille (2007)

Rated: G Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 06/28/2007
A rat named Remy dares to dream the impossible dream of becoming a gourmet chef in a five-star French restaurant. Together with a down-and-out garbage boy named Linguini, the pair carves their own imaginative path to becoming the greatest chef in Paris. All his life, Remy has had a gifted sense of smell and a most unusual dream for a rat: to cook in a gourmet restaurant. Undeterred by the obvious...
Rio

Rio (2011)

Rated: G Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 04/14/2011
Blu is a domesticated Macaw who never learned to fly, and enjoys a comfortable life with his owner and best friend Linda in the small town of Moose Lake, Minnesota. Blu and Linda think he's the last of his kind, but when they learn about another macaw who lives in Rio de Janeiro, they head to the faraway and exotic land to find Jewel, Blu's female counterpart. Not long after they arrive, Blu and...
Holiday

The Holiday (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 131 minutes Release date: 12/07/2006
Iris is in love with a man who is about to marry another woman. Across the globe, Amanda realizes the man she lives with has been unfaithful. Two women who have never met and live 6,000 miles apart, find themselves in the exact same place. They meet online at a home exchange website, and impulsively switch homes for the holiday. Iris moves into Amanda's L.A. house in sunny California as Amanda...
Happy Gilmore

Happy Gilmore (1996)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 02/15/1996
For centuries, golf has been a gentleman's game. A game of tradition, etiquette and, above all, sportsmanship... until now. Happy Gilmore is a hockey player skating on thin ice who discovers that his wicked slap shot easily converts into a crushing 400 yard tee shot with the potential for big bucks. Happy's career takes a 180 degree swing and lands him on the Pro Golf Tour, where he's about to...
Goal! The Dream Begins

Goal! The Dream Begins (2006)

Rated: PG Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 05/11/2006
How far would you go to live your dreams? When Santiago Munez is given the chance of a lifetime, he must leave his family, his life in Los Angeles and everything that he knows to travel halfway around the globe to England and into a completely foreign world--the exciting, fast-paced and glamorous world of international soccer. As an underprivileged Mexican-American immigrant growing up in the poor...
Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 06/15/2006
Although street racing provides an escape from an unhappy home and the superficial world around him, for outsider Sean Boswell, his reckless involvement in the sport has made him very unpopular with the local authorities. After one crash too many--and to avoid jail time--Sean is sent to live with his gruff, estranged father, a career military man stationed in Tokyo. Now officially a gaijin...
Devil Wears Prada

The Devil Wears Prada (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 06/29/2006
In the dizzying world of New York fashion, where size zero is the new 2, six is the new 8, and a bad hair day can end a career, Runaway Magazine is the Holy Grail. Overseen with a finely manicured fist by Miranda Priestly--the most powerful woman in fashion--Runway is a fearsome gauntlet for anyone who wants to make it in the industry. To make Runway the fashion bible of New York and therefore the...
21 Jump Street

21 Jump Street (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 03/15/2012
Schmidt and Jenko are more than ready to leave their adolescent problems behind. Joining the police force and the secret Jump Street unit, they use their youthful appearances to go undercover in a local high school. As they trade in their guns and badges for backpacks, Schmidt and Jenko risk their lives to investigate a violent and dangerous drug ring. But they find that high school is nothing...
Dallas Buyers Club

Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 10/31/2013
Real-life cowboy Ron Woodroof's free-wheeling life was upended in 1985 when he was diagnosed as HIV-positive and given 30 days to live. Shunned by many of his old friends and bereft of government-approved effective medicines, Ron decided to take matters in his own hands, tracking down alternative treatments from all over the world by means both legal and illegal. Bypassing the establishment, the...
Legally Blonde

Legally Blonde (2001)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 07/12/2001
Elle Woods has it all. She's the president of her sorority, a Hawaiian Tropic girl, Miss June in her campus calendar, and, above all, a natural blonde. She dates the cutest fraternity boy on campus and wants nothing more than to be Mrs. Warner Huntington III. But, there's just one thing stopping Warner from popping the question: Elle is too blonde. Growing up across the street from Aaron Spelling...
Planet of the Apes

Planet of the Apes (1968)

Rated: R Runtime: 112 minutes Release date: 01/30/1968
Three astronauts awaken from a cryogenic sleep after crash landing in the distant future on a mysterious planet on which apes are the intelligent, ruling species and humans are mute animals. Hunted and taken prisoner, one astronaut, Taylor, threatens the carefully guarded beliefs of this alien civilization and must fight for his survival.
Cars 2

Cars 2 (2011)

Rated: G Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 06/23/2011
Star race car Lightning McQueen and the incomparable tow truck Mater take their friendship to exciting new places when they head overseas to compete in the first-ever World Grand Prix to determine the world's fastest car. But the road to the championship is filled with plenty of potholes, detours and surprises when Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international...

Gay Like Me? (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/01/2014
Social-worker Shawn Sweeney has been given a new assignment: profile, counsel and rehabilitate a petty hate crime offender. His life partner, Darcey Tupper, a wannabe filmmaker has decided to film Shawn's new assignment, as a documentary. The chosen offender, Bobby Douche, has been convicted of Vandalism and Trespassing, and his sentence of community service is to become the focus of Darcey's...
Wild Child

Wild Child (2009)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 05/07/2009
A Malibu bad girl is sent to a British boarding school to reform her rebellious ways. Sixteen-year-old Poppy is a self-obsessed, incorrigible brat who lives a pampered life in her L.A. world. Though she's handed credit cards with unlimited balances and surrounded by countless hangers on, Poppy can't escape the mounting frustration she feels with her family situation. And she makes sure that...
Spy Next Door

The Spy Next Door (2010)

Rated: PG Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 01/14/2010
Bob Ho is an undercover CIA superspy who decides to give up his career in espionage to settle down with his next-door neighbor and girlfriend, Gillian. But Bob has one more mission to complete before Gillian agrees to marry him--winning over her three opinionated kids. When Gillian suddenly has to leave town, Bob volunteers to babysit the children so he can earn their approval. But when one of the...
Underclassman

The Underclassman (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 09/01/2005
Maverick cop Tracy "Tre" Stokes is about to get schooled in a whole new way of solving crime as he goes undercover at an elite private high school. A fast-talking, street-smart but baby-faced detective who's honed his renegade crime-fighting skills in urban L.A., Stokes has no clue what he's in for when he heads back to high school to infiltrate a group of ultra-rich, hyper-smart students under...

Cronicas (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 07/07/2005
The hot and humid village of Babahoyo, Ecuador lives in dread ever since many of its children started disappearing, to be found later, raped, killed and buried in several communal gravesites. The police have no clues but this gruesome story has become an obsession for Manolo Bonilla, a reporter for the Miami-based tabloid television show "Una Hora Con La Verdad", who has flown down with his crew...
Haven

Haven (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 09/14/2006
Two shady businessmen flee to the Caymans to avoid federal prosecution, but their escape ignites a chain reaction that leads a British native to commit a crime that has enormous implications.