Keyword: scientist

Thor

Thor (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 05/05/2011
Thor, a powerful but arrogant warrior, is sent to Earth as punishment for reigniting a reckless war. But after a dangerous villain from his world sends the darkest forces of Asgard to invade Earth, the hammer-wielding Thor must learn what it takes to be a true hero in order to save mankind.
Amazing Spider-Man

The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 136 minutes Release date: 07/02/2012
Peter Parker is an outcast high schooler who was abandoned by his parents as a boy, leaving him to be raised by his Uncle Ben and Aunt May. Like most teenagers, Peter is trying to figure out who he is and how he got to be the person he is today. Peter is also finding his way with his first high school crush, Gwen Stacy, and together, they struggle with love, commitment, and secrets. As Peter...
Godzilla

Godzilla (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 123 minutes Release date: 05/15/2014
The government tried to destroy him in 1954, dropping nuclear bombs into the Pacific Ocean under the pretense of weapons testing. Instead, mankind, in its ignorance, awakened a new terror. Now, Godzilla rises again to restore balance as humanity stands defenseless.
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.
Captain America: The First Avenger

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 07/21/2011
Horrified by newsreel footage of the Nazis in Europe, Steve Rogers is inspired to enlist in the army. Because of his frailty and sickness, Rogers is rejected but later offered the opportunity to take part in a special experiment called Operation: Rebirth. After weeks of tests, Rogers is administered the Super-Solider Serum and bombarded by "vita-rays," awakening from the treatment as Captain...
Van Helsing

Van Helsing (2004)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 132 minutes Release date: 05/06/2004
Gabriel Van Helsing is a man cursed with a past he cannot recall and driven by a mission he cannot deny. Charged by a secret organization to seek out and defeat evil the world over, his efforts to rid the world of its nightmareish creatures have been rewarded with the title that now follows him: murderer. Van Helsing roams the globe an outcast, a fugitive, a loner, himself hunted by those who...
Incredible Hulk

The Incredible Hulk (2008)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 06/12/2008
In this new beginning, scientist Bruce Banner desperately hunts for a cure to the gamma radiation that poisoned his cells and unleashes the unbridled force of rage within him: The Hulk. Living in the shadows--cut off from a life he knew and the woman he loves, Betty Ross--Banner struggles to avoid the obsessive pursuit of his nemesis, General Thunderbolt Ross, and the military machinery that seeks...
I Am Legend

I Am Legend (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 12/13/2007
Robert Neville is a brilliant scientist, but even he could not contain the terrible virus that was unstoppable, incurable and manmade. Somehow immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City, and maybe the world. But he is not alone. He is surrounded by "the Infected"-victims of the plague who have mutated into carnivorous beings who can only exist in the dark and...
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...
Lazarus Effect

The Lazarus Effect (2015)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/26/2015
When a team of research students mapping the human brain accidentally kills one of their own, they unwittingly unlock a deadly force by reanimating their colleague. Fighting for their own lives, the team must contain their colleague in the lab before she is unleashed on the world.
Hard to Be a God

Hard to Be a God (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: 170 minutes Release date: 01/29/2015
On the planet Arkanar, which halted its development in the Middle Ages, there are 30 terrestrial scientists. Don Rumata and his colleagues observe Arkanar with the knowledge of everything that could happen, but they cannot intervene. They are helpless gods in a world in which intellectuals are hunted like game.

Z for Zachariah (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 11/29/2014
After a global catastrophe, a woman believes herself to be the last person on Earth. When she encounters a dying scientist, they form a bond that is complicated by the appearance of another male survivor who competes for her attention.

Doktor Proktors prompepulver (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 03/13/2014
The somewhat insane Doctor Proctor has accidentally invented the world's most powerful fart powder. When two kids from his neighborhood drop by for an unexpected visit, it becomes the beginning of an unusual friendship and a riotous business project. Well-behaved Lisa with her pigtails and tiny Nilly with his bright red hair decide to help introduce Doctor Proctor's fart powder to the world. But...
Antarctica: A Year On Ice

Antarctica: A Year On Ice (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 11/27/2014
A visually stunning journey to the end of the world with the hardy and devoted people who live there year-round. The research stations scattered throughout the continent host a close-knit international population of scientists, technicians and craftsmen. Isolated from the rest of the world, enduring months of unending darkness followed by periods when the sun never sets, Antarctic residents...
Dir: Anthony Powell
With: N/A
Zero Theorem

The Zero Theorem (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 12/18/2013
Qohen Leth is an eccentric and reclusive computer genius plagued with existential angst. Living in isolation in a burned-out church, Qohen is obsessively working on a mysterious project personally delegated to him by Management aimed at discovering the meaning of life - or the lack thereof - once and for all. Increasingly disturbed by unwanted visits from people he doesn't fully trust, including...
Tusk

Tusk (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 09/18/2014
Wallace, a popular Los Angeles-based podcaster, travels to Winnipeg to interview an internet sensation, but, instead, ends up the houseguest of Howard Howe, a wheelchair-bound mariner with wild tales of adventure to tell. Among Howe's stories is one of a walrus that saved his life after a shipwreck. As the evening unfolds, it becomes clear that Howe wants nothing more than to be reunited with this...

Fantastic Four (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/06/2015
In this contemporary reimagining of Marvel's original and longest-running superhero team, "Fantastic Four" joins four young outsiders as they teleport to a dangerous alternate universe, in the process altering their physical form in powerful and surprising ways. With their lives changed forever, the team must master their new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned...
Hawaizaada

Hawaizaada (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: 153 minutes Release date: 01/29/2015
After challenging the ideas of his aristocratic father, young Shivi is thrown out of the house and then taken in by a scientist named Shastri with the understanding that Shivi will help him on a secret project. Based on the true story of scientist Shivkar Bapuji Talpade who constructed India's first unmanned plane.
Dr. Dolittle 2

Dr. Dolittle 2 (2001)

Rated: PG Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 06/21/2001
The continuing tale of the doctor who can talk to the animals--this time, it's Dolittle versus Darwin when the animals launch a labor strike to protect their forest from unscrupulous human developers. Dolittle quickly comes up with a plan: populate the forest with a species of animal that the law protects. He finds a perfect candidate when he comes across Ava, a lone Pacific Western bear living...
I Origins

I Origins (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 07/17/2014
Dr. Ian Gray is a molecular biologist studying the evolution of the eye. He finds his work permeating his life after a brief encounter with an exotic young woman who slips away from him. As his research continues years later with his lab partner Karen, they make a stunning scientific discovery that has far reaching implications and complicates both his scientific and spiritual beliefs. Traveling...
I'll Follow You Down

I'll Follow You Down (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 06/05/2014
An accomplished physicist mysteriously disappears on a business trip. Abandoned, his wife and son struggle to cope. Years later, now a young scientist himself, Erol uncovers papers, formulas, a machine and a mind-bending possibility. But time travel is impossible. Isn't it? Erol's obsession to find his father and restore his family will throw him into the unknown and possibly threaten his life.
Spider-Man 2

Spider-Man 2 (2004)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 127 minutes Release date: 06/29/2004
Two years have passed since the mild-mannered Peter Parker walked away from his longtime love Mary Jane Watson and decided to take the road to responsibility as Spider-Man. Peter must face new challenges as he struggles to cope with "the gift and the curse" of his powers, while balancing his dual identities as the elusive superhero Spider-Man and life as a college student. The relationships Peter...
Extracted

Extracted (2011)

Rated: R Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 11/29/2011
Thomas Jacobs has invented a device that allows him to view a patient's memories from the inside. But when he reluctantly agrees to go into the mind of a heroin addicted murder suspect, he learns that getting in is a lot easier than getting out.
Particle Fever

Particle Fever (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 03/04/2014
During the launch of the Large Hadron Collider, we observe as six scientists begin the biggest and most expensive experiment in the history of the planet, pushing the edge of human innovation. As they seek to unravel the mysteries of the universe, 10,000 scientists from over 100 countries joined forces in pursuit of a single goal: to recreate conditions that existed just moments after the Big Bang...
Transcendence

Transcendence (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 04/17/2014
Dr. Will Caster is the foremost researcher in the field of Artificial Intelligence, working to create a sentient machine that combines the collective intelligence of everything ever known with the full range of human emotions. His highly controversial experiments have made him famous, but they have also made him the prime target of anti-technology extremists who will do whatever it takes to stop...