Keyword: professor

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 146 minutes Release date: 11/18/2010
Harry, Ron and Hermione set out on their perilous mission to track down and destroy the Horcruxes-the keys to Voldemort's immortality. On their own, without the guidance or protection of their teachers, the three friends must now rely on one another more than ever. But there are dark forces in their midst that threaten to tear them apart. Meanwhile, the wizarding world has become a dangerous place...
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...
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...
Da Vinci Code

The Da Vinci Code (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 148 minutes Release date: 05/18/2006
Famed symbologist Professor Robert Langdon is called to the Louvre museum one night where a curator has been murdered, leaving behind a mysterious trail of symbols and clues. With his own survival at stake, Langdon, aided by the police cryptologist Sophie Neveu, unveils a series of stunning secrets hidden in the works of Leonardo Da Vinci, all leading to a covert society dedicated to guarding an...
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 123 minutes Release date: 05/21/2008
Set in the desert Southwest in 1957--at the height of the Cold War--Indy and his sidekick Mac have barely escaped a close scrape with nefarious Soviet agents on a remote airfield.Now, Professor Jones has returned home to Marshall College--only to find things have gone from bad to worse. His close friend and dean of the college explains that Indy's recent activities have made him the object of...
Serious Man

A Serious Man (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 10/01/2009
The story of an ordinary man's search for clarity in a universe where Jefferson Airplane is on the radio and F-Troop is on TV. It is 1967, and Larry Gopnik, a physics professor at a quiet Midwestern university, has just been informed by his wife Judith that she is leaving him. She has fallen in love with one of his more pompous acquaintances, Sy Ableman, who seems to her a more substantial person...
Still Alice

Still Alice (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 12/04/2014
Happily married with three grown children, Alice Howland is a renowned linguistics professor at Columbia University who starts to forget words. When she receives the devastating diagnosis of early onset Alzheimer's, Alice and her family find their bonds tested.
Rewrite

The Rewrite (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 02/12/2015
Once upon a time, Keith Michaels was an award-winning Hollywood screenwriter, but divorce and a string of unsuccessful films have left him with nothing but bad debts and blank pages. So when his agent arranges a job as guest screenwriting professor at a remote university in upstate New York, a desperate Keith can't say no. Initially hoping to give minimal effort to actual teaching so he can focus...
Enemy

Enemy (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
Adam Bell is a glum, disheveled history professor, who seems disinterested even in his beautiful girlfriend, Mary. Watching a movie on the recommendation of a colleague, Adam spots his double, a bit-part actor named Anthony Clair, and decides to track him down. The identical men meet and their lives become bizarrely and irrevocably intertwined.
After the Dark

After the Dark (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 02/06/2014
In an international school in Jakarta, a philosophy class is having its last session. The professor challenges twenty-one graduating seniors to select ten who would take shelter underground and reboot the human race in the event of a nuclear attack.

Pay the Ghost (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/13/2014
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 150 minutes Release date: 11/17/2005
Beset by nightmares, Harry Potter is all too happy to escape his disturbing dreams by attending the Quidditch World Cup. But something sinister ignites the skies at the Quidditch campsite--the Dark Mark, the sign of the evil Lord Voldemort. It's conjured by his followers, the Death Eaters, who haven't dared to appear in public since Voldemort was last seen thirteen years ago--the night he murdered...
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...

The Historian (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 11/06/2014
A troubled, young history professor tries to escape his past by taking a job at a new university, where he struggles with an entrenched and equally-troubled department chair, rampant student apathy, and new relationships that complicate and challenge his world-view.
Orange County

Orange County (2002)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 81 minutes Release date: 01/10/2002
High school senior Shaun Brumder finds out one day that there's more to life than surfing and sunning in California's Orange County. A friend's freak surfing accident causes Shaun to seriously reassess his life. As he does so, he finds, buried in the sand, a copy of Marcus Skinner's novel, "Straight Jacket." By the time he's done reading the book, Shaun realizes that his destiny is to become a...
Discoverers

The Discoverers (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 05/15/2014
Washed-up history professor Lewis Birch takes his begrudging teenage kids - Zoe and Jack - on a road trip to a conference in hopes of putting his career back on track. When Lewis' estranged father Stanley goes AWOL on a Lewis and Clark historical reenactment trek, Lewis is forced to make a family detour. The Birch family find themselves on a journey of discovery and connection as they make their...
Deadly Obsession

A Deadly Obsession (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
Psychology professor Suzanne Hollander is a popular teacher and respected researcher at a prestigious college on the East Coast. But what the students and faculty don't know is that Suzanne's interest in psychology comes from a dark place in her past a past which Suzanne can no longer outrun. When Suzanne's class is interrupted by gunfire, she reacts quickly and hustles her students to safety...
God's Not Dead

God's Not Dead (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 03/20/2014
College freshman and devout Christian Josh Wheaton has his faith challenged on his first day of philosophy class by the dogmatic Professor Radisson. Radisson begins class by informing students that they will need to disavow, in writing, the existence of God on that first day or face a failing grade. As other students in the class begin scribbling the words "God Is Dead" on pieces of paper, Josh...
Raiders of the Lost Ark

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

Rated: PG Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 06/11/1981
Archeologist and university professor Indiana Jones must retrieve the mythic Lost Ark of the Covenant before it gets into the hands of Adolf Hitler who plans on using its power to guarantee his global conquest.
Songcatcher

Songcatcher (2001)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 112 minutes Release date: 06/14/2001
After being denied a promotion at the university where she teaches, Doctor Lily Penleric, a brilliant musicologist, impulsively visits her sister who runs a struggling rural school in Appalachia. There she stumbles upon the discovery of her life--a treasure trove of ancient Scots-Irish ballads, songs that have been handed down from generation to generation, preserved intact by the seclusion of the...

The Stanford Prison Experiment (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 02/03/2015
Based on an actual experiment conducted at Stanford University in the summer of 1971, Professor Phil Zimbardo turned the basement of a psychology building into a mock prison, and an unexpected level of cruelty and sadism overtook the participants, especially those playing guards.
Gambler

The Gambler (1973)

Rated: R Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 11/29/1973
Axel Freed is a well-respected professor of literature at a New York university and he has a serious gambling addiction. In spite of a long losing streak, Axel will still bet on anything and is in debt to his bookies for $44,000, far more than he can afford to pay back. After borrowing money from his mother, grandfather, and girlfriend, Axel still owes thousands of dollars to a bookie named Hips...

Irrational Man (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2014
The story of a burned-out, brilliant professor who comes to a small college and everyone there is abuzz. He becomes mildly involved with a teacher as well as a precocious student, but it takes a dramatic, existential act to turn his life around and make him see the world through a much rosier and more positive perspective. The film is ironic and romantic with Joaquin Phoenix playing professor Abe...
Flubber

Flubber (1997)

Rated: PG Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 11/25/1997
Professor Phillip Brainard is a man so lost in thought that he appears, at times, not to pay attention. He's even forgotten two dates to marry his sweetheart Sara. But then this guy's got a lot on his mind. He's working with his high-voltage, over-amorous flying robot assistant, Weebo, on an idea for a substance that's not only a revolutionary new source of energy, but may well be the salvation of...

Tolkien & Lewis (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 03/30/2015