Keyword: man versus nature

2012

2012 (2009)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 158 minutes Release date: 11/12/2009
Never before has a date in history been so significant to so many cultures, so many religions, scientists and governments. As the world faces a catastrophe of apocalyptic proportions, cities collapse and continents crumble. 2012 brings an end to the world and tells of the heroic struggle of the survivors.
Titanic

Titanic (1997)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 197 minutes Release date: 12/18/1997
After winning a trip on the RMS Titanic during a dockside card game, American Jack Dawson spots the society girl Rose DeWitt Bukater who is on her way to Philadelphia to marry her rich snob fiance Cal Hockley. Rose feels helplessly trapped by her situation and makes her way to the aft deck and thinks of suicide until she is rescued by Jack. Cal is therefore obliged to invite Jack to dine at their...
Gravity

Gravity (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 10/03/2013
Dr. Ryan Stone, a brilliant engineer, is on her first shuttle mission with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalski. But on a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes. The shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalski completely alone, tethered to nothing but each other and spiraling out into the blackness. The deafening silence tells them they have lost any link to Earth...and any chance for...
Life of Pi

Life of Pi (2012)

Rated: PG Runtime: 126 minutes Release date: 11/20/2012
A Montreal writer in search of his next project happens across the incredible story of Piscine Militor Patel. Pi was born in Pondicherry, India in the 1970s and spends his days among tigers, zebras, hippos, and other exotic creatures at the zoo his father owns. He develops his own theories about faith, belief and human (and animal) nature - but after Pi attempts to befriend a Bengal tiger named...
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 07/10/2014
A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as both sides are brought to the brink of a war that will determine who will emerge as Earth's dominant species.
Into the Storm

Into the Storm (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 08/07/2014
In the span of a single day, the town of Silverton is ravaged by an unprecedented onslaught of tornadoes. The entire town is at the mercy of the erratic and deadly cyclones, even as storm trackers predict the worst is yet to come. Most people seek shelter, while others run towards the vortex, testing how far a storm chaser will go for that once-in-a-lifetime shot.
Birds

The Birds (1963)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 03/27/1963
As beautiful socialite Melanie Daniels rolls into Bodega Bay in pursuit of eligible bachelor Mitch Brenner, she is inexplicably attacked by a seagull. Suddenly thousands of birds are flocking into town, preying on school children and residents in a terrifying series of attacks. Soon Mitch and Melanie are fighting for their lives against a deadly force that can't be explained and can't be stopped.
Into the Wild

Into the Wild (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 140 minutes Release date: 09/20/2007
Freshly graduated from college with a promising future, 22 year-old Christopher McCandless instead walked out of his privileged life and into the wild in search of adventure. What happened to him on the way transformed this young wanderer into an enduring symbol for countless people. Was Christopher McCandless a heroic adventurer or a naïve idealist, a rebellious 1990s Thoreau or another lost...
Grey

The Grey (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 01/26/2012
Ottway, a man grieving for the wife he lost, is forced to lead a group of roughneck guys in their fight to survive when their plane crashes in the remote Alaskan wilderness. Battling injuries and merciless weather, the men must escape the icy elements along with a cunning pack of wolves on the hunt.
127 Hours

127 Hours (2010)

Rated: R Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 11/04/2010
Aron Ralston sets off on a solitary rock climbing expedition without telling anyone about his trip. So when he falls into a deep crevice in the rocks and his arm is pinned by a boulder, he is in a desperate state. Truly on his own, and with limited food and resources, Aron has to find a way to free himself from this trap and summon the courage to do so in order to survive.
Wild

Wild (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 12/02/2014
After years of reckless behavior, a heroin addiction and the destruction of her marriage, Cheryl Strayed makes a rash decision. Haunted by memories of her mother Bobbi and with absolutely no experience, she sets out to hike more than a thousand miles on the Pacific Crest Trail all on her own. Based on Cheryl Strayed's memoir, "Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail.
Armageddon

Armageddon (1998)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 144 minutes Release date: 06/30/1998
An oil driller and his crew are hired to rocket out to a gigantic asteroid and blow it up before it slams into the Earth.

Jurassic World (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/11/2015
The story unfolds 22 years after the events of "Jurassic Park," in a fully functional resort on Isla Nublar that sees more than 20,000 visitors a day. Guests arrive by boat from Costa Rica, and the new park includes a biological preserve, a safari, a zoo, and a theme park type setting. The island also contains a luxury resort with hotels, restaurants, nightlife, and golf. And, of course...
Ice Age

Ice Age (2002)

Rated: PG Runtime: 81 minutes Release date: 03/14/2002
Twenty thousand years ago, Earth was being overrun by glaciers, and creatures everywhere were fleeing the onslaught of the new Ice Age. In this time of peril, we meet the weirdest herd of any age: a fast talking but dim sloth named Sid; a moody woolly mammoth named Manny; a devilish saber-toothed tiger named Diego; and an acorn-crazy saber-toothed squirrel known as Scrat. This quartet of misfits...
Snowpiercer

Snowpiercer (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 125 minutes Release date: 06/26/2014
Climate change has made the planet uninhabitable. Those few who survived the planet's demise live aboard a train that perpetually circles the same track. The tail section is like a slum, filled with people who are cold and hungry, forced to live by their wits, while the front section contains the chosen few, who indulge in alcohol and drugs in luxurious surroundings. The world inside the train is...

Beyond the Reach (2015)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 04/16/2015
Young Ben gets a job of a lifetime when he is hired by Madec, a wealthy businessman from Los Angeles, to hunt a bighorn sheep. Their excursion in the Southwestern desert quickly goes from bad to worse when overly-eager Madec gets trigger happy, accidentally killing an old prospector. He attempts to bribe Ben for his secrecy, but he staunchly refuses. Outraged, Madec turns on Ben, determined to...
Lost World: Jurassic Park

The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 134 minutes Release date: 05/21/1997
A few years back, venture capitalist John Hammond figured out how to recreate dinosaurs from DNA fragments encased in ember. He started a company called InGen, which placed the genetically engineered dinosaurs in a theme park on an island in Costa Rica. But the Jurassic Park systems broke down shortly before it could open, the dinosaurs got free and had to be destroyed, and the island was closed...
Day After Tomorrow

The Day After Tomorrow (2004)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 05/27/2004
What if we are on the brink of a new Ice Age? This is the question that haunts climatologist Jack Hall. Hall's research indicates that global warming could trigger an abrupt and catastrophic shift in the planet's climate. While Jack warns the White House of the impending climate shift, his 17 year-old son Sam finds himself trapped in New York City where he and some friends have been competing in a...
Wolf Totem

Wolf Totem (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/03/2015
In 1967, a Chen Zhen travels from China to Mongolia during the Cultural Revolution to work to improve the lives of the nomads who have long lived on the land and the Han Chinese who have begun to migrate there. Against his government's orders to kill all wolves in order to protect the livestock, Chen rescues a wolf cub that he raises in secret.
In the Heart of the Sea

In the Heart of the Sea (2015)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: N/A Release date: 12/10/2015
In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance. Braving storms, starvation, panic and despair, the men will call into question their deepest beliefs, from the value of their lives to the morality of their trade, as their captain searches for direction on the open sea...
Fehér isten

Fehér isten (2015)

Rated: R Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 03/26/2015
When young Lili is forced to give up her beloved dog, Hagen, because its mixed-breed heritage is deemed "unfit" by The State, she and the dog begin a dangerous journey back towards each other. At the same time, all the unwanted, unloved and so-called "unfit" dogs rise up under a new leader, Hagen, the one-time housepet who has learned all too well from his journey through the streets and animal...

Dead Sea (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
A marine biologist reluctantly returns to the town she grew up in only to encounter the violent paranoia that has overtaken its locals as they prepare for the return of a serpentine creature said to appear every thirty years to feed. With the local residents terrified of the monster that dwells near them, she is the only one who can stop the creature - that is, if she can survive it herself.
Colony

The Colony (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 09/19/2013
As an endless winter engulfs Earth, humans struggle to survive in remote underground outposts. When Colony 7 receives a distress call from a nearby settlement, Sam and Briggs race through the snow on a dangerous rescue mission. What they find at the desolate base could mean mankind's salvation-or its total annihilation. Terrifying discoveries will unfold that will change the rules of survival...
Devil's Pass

Devil's Pass (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 08/22/2013
In February of 1959, nine Russian hikers ventured into a remote area of the Ural Mountains in Russia. Two weeks later, all nine were found dead. What happened to them is a mystery that has baffled investigators and researchers for decades. It has become known as the Dyatlov Pass Incident. Rumors have attributed their deaths to everything from alien encounters and government conspiracies to...

Ad Inexplorata (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/06/2014