Keyword: live-action

John Carter

John Carter (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 137 minutes Release date: 03/08/2012
War-weary, former military captain John Carter is inexplicably transported to Mars where he becomes reluctantly embroiled in a conflict of epic proportions amongst the inhabitants of the planet, including Tars Tarkas and the captivating Princess Dejah Thoris. In a world on the brink of collapse, Carter rediscovers his humanity when he realizes that the survival of Barsoom (Mars) and its people...
Avatar

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...
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 08/07/2014
The city needs heroes. Darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the politicians. The future is grim until four unlikely outcast brothers rise from the sewers and discover their destiny as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The Turtles must work with fearless reporter April and her wise-cracking cameraman Vern Fenwick...
Sanctum

Sanctum (2011)

Rated: R Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 02/03/2011
Master diver Frank McGuire has explored the South Pacific's Esa-ala Caves for months. But when his exit is cut off in a flash flood, Frank's team-including 17-year-old son Josh and financier Carl Hurley-are forced to radically alter their plans. With dwindling supplies, the crew must navigate an underwater labyrinth to make it out. Soon, they are confronted with the unavoidable question: Can...
Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 200 minutes Release date: 12/16/2003
Sauron's forces have laid siege to Minas Tirith, the capital of Gondor, in their efforts to eliminate the race of men. The once-great kingdom, watched over by a fading steward, has never been in more desperate need of its king. But can Aragorn answer the call of his heritage and become what he was born to be? In no small measure, the fate of Middle-earth rests on his broad shoulders. With the...
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked

Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (2011)

Rated: PG Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 12/15/2011
The vacationing Chipmunks and Chipettes turn a luxury cruise liner into their personal playground, until they become 'chipwrecked' on a remote island. As the 'Munks and Chipettes scheme to find their way home, they accidentally discover their new turf is not as deserted as it seems.
Ted

Ted (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 06/28/2012
John Bennett is a grown man whose simple childhood wish brought his cherished teddy bear to life. Almost 30 years later, the fairy tale is very much over. Ted is reluctant to leave John's side to the increasing annoyance of John's only-so-patient girlfriend, Lori Collins. Though Lori's displeasure with John is exacerbated by his dead-end career and days spent smoking weed and drinking beers with...
Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland (2010)

Rated: PG Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 03/04/2010
While 19-year-old Alice is attending a party, she sees a white rabbit with a pocket watch go into the bushes and follows him. She falls down a rabbit hole that leads to Underland, where she is reunited with her childhood friends, the White Rabbit, Tweedledee and Tweedledum, the Dormouse, the Caterpillar, the Cheshire Cat, and the Mad Hatter. All of the residents of Underworld are searching for...
Last Airbender

The Last Airbender (2010)

Rated: PG Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 06/30/2010
The world is engulfed by the fires of war, and no one has the power to stop the inevitable destruction--until now. For nearly a century, the Fire Nation has waged its deadly campaign for global domination over its fellow tribal nations of Air, Water and Earth. They offer but one choice to the tribes who fall to their might-complete surrender, or complete annihilation. As the villagers vainly...
Ghost Rider

Ghost Rider (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 02/15/2007
Long ago, superstar motorcycle stunt rider Johnny Blaze made a deal with the devil to protect the ones he loved most: his father and his childhood sweetheart, Roxanne. Now, the Devil has come for his due. By day, Johnny is a die-hard stunt rider--but at night in the presence of evil, he becomes the Ghost Rider, a bounty hunter of rogue demons. Forced to do the Devil's bidding, Johnny is...
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 06/14/2001
Lara Croft was born into wealth and groomed at the most elite schools. She travels to dangerous and mysterious locales around the globe in search of rare, lost crypts and long-forgotten empires. She speaks numerous languages, is highly trained for combat and answers to no one, obeying only a desire for adventure. But now she must face her greatest challenge yet: to find two halves of an ancient...
Scooby-Doo

Scooby-Doo (2002)

Rated: PG Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 06/13/2002
Zoinks! Two years after a clash of egos forced Mystery Inc. to close its doors, Scooby-Doo and his clever crime-solving cohorts Fred, Daphne, Shaggy and Velma are individually summoned to Spooky Island to investigate a series a paranormal incidents at the ultra-hip Spring Break hot spot. Concerned that his frightfully popular resort might truly be haunted, Spooky Island owner Emile Mondavarious...
Lego Movie

The Lego Movie (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 02/06/2014
Emmet is an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average Lego minifigure who is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world. He is drafted into a fellowship of strangers on an epic quest to stop an evil tyrant, a journey for which Emmet is hopelessly under-prepared.
Space Jam

Space Jam (1996)

Rated: PG Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 11/14/1996
The Nerdlucks, a grouchy gang of tiny space creatures, have been dispatched by their boss, the ruthless, belligerent Swackhammer, to kidnap Bugs Bunny and his Looney Tunes cohorts and export them to Moron Mountain, Swackhammer's failing theme park on the Nerdluck's boring planet. Bugs challenges the small, weak aliens to a fateful basketball tournament: if the Looney Tunes win, they'll remain on...
Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance 3D

Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance 3D (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 02/16/2012
Former stuntman and bounty hunter of rogue demons Johnny Blaze has been living in self-imposed exile, believing that his powers are a curse. But when he is approached by a member of a monastic order who is looking for someone to protect a mother and her son, who are being pursued by the devil in the figure of a man named Roarke, the Ghost Rider takes the case.
Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 178 minutes Release date: 12/18/2001
In mythic pre-historic times, a young hobbit named Frodo Baggins inherits a magic ring from his elderly cousin Bilbo. Wise to the powers that the magic ring holds, the dark Lord Sauron wants it, knowing it will enable him to enslave the people of Middle Earth. In his effort to thwart Sauron, Frodo recruits the fellowship of a wizard, an elf, a dwarf and others, on a mission to destroy the ring by...
Mr. Popper's Penguins

Mr. Popper's Penguins (2011)

Rated: PG Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 06/16/2011
Growing up in Brooklyn, young Tommy Popper looked forward to the moments when, on his tiptoes to reach a ham radio in his bedroom, he could talk to his world-traveling father. Years later, Tommy is now Mr. Popper, a highly successful real estate developer in Manhattan. Amicably divorced from Amanda, with two children he sees on alternate weekends, Mr. Popper lives the life of luxury in his...
Peter Pan

Peter Pan (2003)

Rated: PG Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 12/24/2003
In stifling Edwardian London, Wendy Darling mesmerizes her brothers every night with bedtime tales of swordplay, swashbuckling and the fearsome Captain Hook. But the children become the heroes of an even greater story, when Peter Pan flies into their nursery one night and leads them over moonlit rooftops through a galaxy of stars and to the lush jungles of Neverland. Wendy and her brothers join...

Pixels (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/23/2015
When intergalactic aliens misinterpret video-feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war against them, they attack the Earth, using the games as models for their various assaults. President Will Cooper has to call on his childhood best friend, '80s video game champion Sam Brenner, now a home theater installer, to lead a team of old-school arcaders to defeat the aliens and save the...
Paddington

Paddington (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 12/24/2014
A young bear in Peru has always dreamed about seeing England. He stows away on a ship and finds himself lost in London's Paddington Station, where he's taken in by the kindly Brown family. Now, armed with only a coat and a suitcase far too small to actually fit everything he manages to cram inside, the little bear in the big hat must brave the thrills and pitfalls of big city life while evading...
Fuchsia the Mini-Witch

Fuchsia the Mini-Witch (2010)

Rated: PG Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 10/06/2010
A young and mischievous witch named Fuchsia enrolls in witch school to learn magic. Against her father's warning, Fuchsia befriends a human boy named Tommy and learns about his uncle's plans to destroy her school. It is up to Fuchsia and her new magical powers to save her town!
Avalon

Avalon (2001)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 04/29/2001
In a dark future, bored young citizens entertain themselves playing violent, illegal virtual reality games. In this realm, beautiful loner Ash is unrivaled as the champion of one computer fantasy game. But when Ash's former lover becomes lost in the game, she makes the dangerous decision to follow him into a secret level, from which no player has ever returned.
Kite

Kite (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/11/2014
A young woman, Sawa, is orphaned following the murder of her parents and is later taken off the streets by a crooked, Svengali-like detective who employs homeless children to do his dirty work. Trained as a killer, Sawa exacts street justice against the detective's chosen targets until she is able to break free of the abusive, manipulative control he has over her.
Balto

Balto (1995)

Rated: G Runtime: 74 minutes Release date: 12/21/1995
Set against the breathtaking landscape of the Alaskan territory, this is the heroic tale of Balto, half-wolf and the town outcast, who courageously battles the forces of nature and his own self-doubts in a race to save the children of Nome. It's 1925, and a serious diphtheria epidemic is spreading fast, but a terrible blizzard has paralyzed the primitive air, sea and rail routes. Inspired by his...