Keyword: rebellion

Hunger Games

The Hunger Games (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 142 minutes Release date: 03/22/2012
Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part twisted entertainment, part government intimidation tactic, the Hunger Games are a nationally televised event in which "Tributes" must fight with one another until one survivor remains. Pitted against highly-trained...
Hunger Games: Catching Fire

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 146 minutes Release date: 11/21/2013
Katniss Everdeen has returned home safely after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a "Victor's Tour" of the districts. Along the way, Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th...
Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 08/04/2011
While San Francisco scientist Will Rodman works on a cure for Alzheimer's disease by testing a genetically engineered retrovirus on chimpanzees, the virus mutates the animals, giving them a human level of intelligence. This results in a change in the balance of power which eventually leads to a war of supremacy between man and the apes.
Star Wars

Star Wars (1977)

Rated: PG Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 05/24/1977
In a distant galaxy, a long time ago, young Luke Skywalker assembles his motley crew of allies including space rogue Han Solo and two "droids" -- C3PO and R2D2 -- to rescue Princess Leia, the rebel leader of her planet from the clutches of the evil Empire as embodied by its enforcer Darth Vader.
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...
Terminator

The Terminator (1984)

Rated: R Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 09/29/1984
In the year 2029, the rulers of Earth, to ensure their success, decide to reshape the future by changing the past. They send The Terminator back in time to destroy Sarah Connor, who doesn't realize the awesome role her unborn child will play in the decades to come.
Patriot

The Patriot (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 158 minutes Release date: 06/27/2000
A former hero of the French/Indian War, Benjamin Martin has renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. Although once a wily and ferocious soldier, he marries a fine woman who bears him seven children and, under her influence, trades his violent past for a peaceful future on his sprawling plantation. But rebellion is brewing--another conflict with Britain is inevitable. Recently...
Endless Love

Endless Love (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 02/13/2014
During the months following their high school graduation, Jade, a sheltered young woman with a limitless future, becomes enthralled with David, a working-class boy with a troubled past who in turn falls head over heels for her. Their romance collides with Jade's controlling father's attempts to steer her clear of David, while her mother encourages the relationship to thrive and his father advises...

Pan (Warner Bros.) (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/16/2015

Insurgent (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 03/19/2015
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...
Last Samurai

The Last Samurai (2003)

Rated: R Runtime: 154 minutes Release date: 12/04/2003
Captain Nathan Algren is a man adrift. The battles he once fought now seem distant and futile. Once he risked his life for honor and country, but, in the years since the Civil War, the world has changed. Pragmatism has replaced courage, self-interest has taken the place of sacrifice and honor is nowhere to be found--especially out West where his role in the Indian Campaigns ended in...
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...

Fehér isten (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/11/2014
A girl and her best friend, a dog, go on misadventures in a world of winners and losers, a world in which pedigree is a decisive factor. However, genuine affection can occasionally come out on top and rebel against an unjust fate.
Little Romance

A Little Romance (1979)

Rated: PG Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 03/30/1979
Two 13-year-olds meet in Paris: A rich, book-smart American girl named Lauren and a poor, street-wise French boy named Daniel. When they fall in love, Lauren's mother tries to break them up. Hearing that their love will last forever if they kiss under the Bridge of Sighs in Venice, the children enlist the help of an elderly pickpocket named Julius to help them run away.
Empire Strikes Back

The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Rated: PG Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 05/20/1980
Luke Skywalker and his loyal band team up to do battle with Empire's forces who decide to enact revenge. Luke is taught by the Jedi master Yoda to master the "Force," something he will need when he meets Darth Vader in a startling confrontation.
Return of the Jedi

Return of the Jedi (1983)

Rated: PG Runtime: 133 minutes Release date: 05/24/1983
Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, Lando Calrissian and their small army of friends rescue Han Solo from the clutches of the menacingly ugly Jabba the Hutt and go on to do battle with the Empire, even after Darth Vader has broken off in his own rebellion.
Court Jester

The Court Jester (1956)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 02/28/1956
Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)

Rated: R Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 07/01/2003
A decade has passed since John Connor helped Judgement Day and save mankind from mass destruction. Now, 25, Connor lives "off the grid"--no home, no credit cards, no cell phone and no job. Connor has no record of his existence. There is no way he can be traced by Skynet--the highly developed network of machines that once tried to kill him and wage war on humanity. Until, out of the shadows of the...
Teenage

Teenage (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 80 minutes Release date: 03/13/2014
Teenagers didn't always exist. They had to be invented. As the cultural landscape around the world was thrown into turmoil during the industrial revolution, and with a chasm erupting between adults and youth, the concept of a new generation took shape. Whether in America, England, or Germany, whether party-crazed Flappers or hip Swing Kids, zealous Nazi Youth or frenzied Sub-Debs, it didn't matter...
Sleeper

Sleeper (1973)

Rated: PG Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 12/16/1973
In 1973, health food store owner Miles Munroe enters the hospital for a routine gall bladder operation. When he expires on the operating table, Miles' sister requests permission to cryogenically freeze her brother's body. After 200 years, Miles is unwrapped by a group of scientists and awakens to a Brave New World of deadening conformity, ruled with an iron fist by a never-seen Leader. Miles is...
Terminator 2: Judgment Day

Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

Rated: R Runtime: 135 minutes Release date: 07/02/1991
Sequel to the sci-fi adventure about a near-indestructible cyborg.
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1974)

Rated: R Runtime: 133 minutes Release date: 12/31/1974
When high-spirited, anti-authoritarian Randle McMurphy is transferred from a prison farm to a mental institution for evaluation, he expects to escape hard labor and serve his sentence in relative comfort. But he is thwarted by the rigid Nurse Ratched who runs the ward, and the battle of wills that ensues leads to rebellion and tragedy. Based on Ken Kesey's 1962 novel.

Loin des hommes (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Algeria, 1954. While the rebellion rumbles in the valley, two very different men thrown together by a world in turmoil are forced to flee across the Atlas mountains. In the midst of an icy winter, Daru, a reclusive teacher, has to escort Mohamed, a villager accused of murder. Pursued by horsemen seeking summary justice and vengeful settlers, the two men decide to confront the unknown. Together...

Starship Rising (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/16/2014
In a distant galaxy, years of war and corruption have devastated those living under the oppressive regime of the planetary federation. With a nearly unlimited arsenal of powerful weapons at their disposal, no one dares to stand up against the federation. However, when one starship captain uncovers a government secret that could lead to the destruction of the entire galaxy, he realizes that he must...