Keyword: outsider

Divergent

Divergent (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 143 minutes Release date: 03/20/2014
In a future world, people are segregated into different factions based on their personalities. Tris Prior is categorized as "Divergent" and warned that she will never fit into one of these groups. When Tris learns of a conspiracy to destroy all Divergents, she has to find out why being in that classification is so dangerous before it's too late.
Man of Steel

Man of Steel (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 143 minutes Release date: 06/13/2013
A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this earth. As a young man, he makes a journey to discover where he came from and find out what he was sent here to do. Eventually, the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation and become the symbol of hope for all mankind.
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...
X-Men: First Class

X-Men: First Class (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 06/02/2011
The beginning of the X-Men saga - and a secret history of the Cold War and our world at the brink of nuclear Armageddon. As the first class discovers, harnesses, and comes to terms with their formidable powers, alliances are formed that will shape the eternal war between the heroes and villains of the X-Men universe. The film is set in the 1960s - the dawn of the Space Age, and a time filled...
Good Will Hunting

Good Will Hunting (1997)

Rated: R Runtime: 126 minutes Release date: 12/04/1997
Set in working-class South Boston, a psychological drama about a 20-year-old lad who works as a janitor at MIT and spends most of his time with his coarse friends at the neighborhood bar. Blessed with a certain genius, Will, who has never attended college, can summon obscure historical references based on his exceptional photographic memory. He can also solve difficult mathematical problems with...
X-Men

X-Men (2000)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 07/13/2000
Cyclops. Jean Grey. Storm... They are the children of the atom, homo superior, the next link in the chain of evolution. Each was born with a unique genetic mutation, which at puberty manifested itself in extraordinary powers: Cyclops' eyes release an energy beam that can rip holes through mountains; Jean Grey's strength is both telekinetic and telepathic; and Storm can manipulate all forms of...
ParaNorman

ParaNorman (2012)

Rated: PG Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 08/16/2012
In the town of Blithe Hollow locals profit from mining the town's history as the site, 300 years ago, of a famous witch hunt. 11-year-old Norman Babcock spends much of his days appreciating the finer points of scary movies and studying ghost lore. In fact, Norman is gifted with the ability to see and speak with the dead, such as his beloved grandmother. Most days, he prefers their company to that...
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)

Rated: PG Runtime: 152 minutes Release date: 11/15/2001
Harry Potter has learned to live with his bullying Uncle Vernon, his callous Aunt Petunia and the constant whining of his greedy, spoiled cousin Dudley. He's even learned to live with sleeping in the cupboard under the stairs. Harry's relatives have just as reluctantly learned to live with the unwelcome presence of their orphaned relation, a constant reminder of Petunia's "wayward" sister and...
Ender's Game

Ender's Game (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 10/31/2013
In the near future, a hostile alien race, the Formics, have attacked Earth. If not for the legendary heroics of International Fleet Commander Mazer Rackham, all would have been lost. In preparation for the next attack, the highly esteemed Colonel Hyrum Graff and the International Military are training only the best young children to find the future Mazer. Ender Wiggin, a shy, but strategically...
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

Rated: PG Runtime: 161 minutes Release date: 11/14/2002
Harry Potter has not had a good summer. Not only has he had to put up with his overbearing Aunt Petunia and Uncle Vernon Dursley and their dread of his magical abilities, but it seems as if Harry's best friends Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger have forgotten him as they haven't replied to a single one of his letters. Then, suddenly and mysteriously, house-elf Dobby appears in Harry's bedroom and...
It Felt Like Love

It Felt Like Love (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 80 minutes Release date: 03/20/2014
14-year-old Lila spends a languid South Brooklyn summer playing third wheel to her promiscuous friend Chiara and Chiara's boyfriend Patrick. Eager for her own sexual awakening, Lila gamely decides to pursue the older, thuggish Sammy, rumored to sleep with anyone. But as Lila's overt advances unmask her inexperience and quiet desperation, she's quickly pushed into frightening and unwelcome new...
Happy Feet

Happy Feet (2006)

Rated: PG Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 11/16/2006
In the great nation of Emperor Penguins, deep in Antarctica, you're nobody unless you can sing--which is unfortunate for Mumble, who is the worst singer in the world. He is born dancing to his own tune--tap dancing. Though Mumble's mom, Norma Jean, thinks this little habit is cute, his dad, Memphis, says it "just ain't penguin." Besides, they both know that, without a Heartsong, Mumble may never...
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 139 minutes Release date: 07/10/2007
As his fifth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry approaches, 15-year-old Harry Potter is in full-blown adolescence, complete with regular outbursts of rage, a nearly debilitating crush, and the blooming of a powerful sense of rebellion. It's been yet another infuriating and boring summer with the despicable Dursleys, this time with minimal contact from our hero's non-Muggle friends...
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...
Superman Returns

Superman Returns (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 154 minutes Release date: 06/27/2006
Superman--born on a planet which has long since died--has been raised by adoptive parents on the Kent farm in Kansas. The young boy Kal-El is renamed Clark Kent, and though he has grown up among humans, he is not one of them. Under Earth's yellow sun, he can do two things humans can only dream of, but to co-exist with them he must live a dual life as mild, unassuming Clark Kent, secretly...
X2: X-Men United

X2: X-Men United (2003)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 134 minutes Release date: 05/01/2003
Mutants continue their struggle against a society that fears and distrusts them. Their cause becomes even more desperate following an incredible attack by an undetermined assailant possessing extraordinary abilities. The shocking attack renews the political and public outcry for both a Mutant Registration Act, and an anti-mutant movement, now led by William Stryker. A vocal, wealthy, former...
Carrie

Carrie (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 10/17/2013
Carrie White is a shy outcast at high school and has been sheltered by her deeply religious mother. When Carrie is pushed too far at her senior prom, she unleashes telekinetic terror on the entire town.

Swim Little Fish Swim (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 09/18/2014
Leeward and Mary are a married couple who cannot even agree on their three-year-old daughter's name anymore. Mary is a hardworking nurse who desperately wants to turn her life around and resents her husband for being an irresponsible, overgrown adolescent incapable of holding down a job. Leeward is an atypical, idealistic musician who fancies himself a misunderstood artist and a New Age visionary...
Voices

The Voices (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013

Some Freaks (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/16/2014
Antboy

Antboy (2014)

Rated: G Runtime: 77 minutes Release date: 04/15/2014
Twelve-year-old Pelle leads a dull life in a small town where he passes almost undetected by his classmates, including Amanda on whom he has a crush. When Pelle is bitten by a spider, he finds himself imbued with incredible new abilities, which spurs him to create his superhero identity. But with power comes great responsibility, and Pelle must learn what really makes him special.
Khumba

Khumba (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 12/05/2013
When a half-striped zebra is blamed for the drought, he leaves his herd in search of his missing stripes. Along the way he is joined by an overprotective, sassy wildebeest and a flamboyant, neurotic ostrich, and defeats the sadistic leopard who has been terrorizing all the animals of the Karoo.
Whiplash

Whiplash (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 10/09/2014
Andrew Neyman, a young jazz drummer who attends one of the best music schools in the country under the tutelage of the school's fearsome maestro of jazz, Terence Fletcher, struggles to make it as a top jazz drummer.
Monsters vs. Aliens

Monsters vs. Aliens (2009)

Rated: PG Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 03/26/2009
When a space capsule crash lands onto Susan Reynold's car she's doused by its alien liquid contents, Quantonium which turn her into a 48 foot 11 inch giant. Her wedding thwarted, she's captured by the military and sent to a secret government facility, where she meets fellow monsters Dr. Cockroach, Ph.D., the gelatinous BOB, The Missing Link, and Insectosaurus. Susan, aka Ginormica, is drafted to...
Double

The Double (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 05/08/2014
Simon James is a timid office clerk working in an ominous government organization. He is overlooked by his boss and colleagues, scorned by his mother, and ignored by Hannah, the lovely copy room girl he pines for. Undermined and undervalued everywhere he turns, it seems that his directionless life couldn't get any worse-until the arrival of James Simon, his new co-worker. James is both Simon's...