Keyword: small town

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.
Twilight

Twilight (2008)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 11/20/2008
Bella Swan has always been a little bit different, never caring about fitting in with the trendy girls at her Phoenix high school. When her mother re-marries and sends Bella to live with her father in the rainy little town of Forks, Washington, she doesn't expect much of anything to change. Then she meets the mysterious and dazzlingly beautiful Edward Cullen, a boy unlike any she's ever met...
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.
Mean Girls

Mean Girls (2004)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 04/29/2004
Cady Heron is a cultural blank slate when she first sets foot on the grounds of North Shore High School in a small town outside of Chicago, Illinois. After living in Africa, Cady, now a junior, has no idea how "wild" things can be in civilization until she crosses paths with one of the meanest species of all, the "Queen Bee," who at this particular high school is the cool and calculating Regina...
Texas Chainsaw 3D

Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 01/03/2013
The legendary story of the homicidal Sawyer family continues, picking up where it last ended in Newt, Texas, where people have been disappearing without a trace for decades. The Sawyers have been long-suspected by the townspeople and their suspicions were confirmed one hot summer day when a young woman escaped their house following the brutal murders of four of her friends. This resulted in a...
Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters

Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 01/24/2013
Fifteen years earlier, siblings Hansel and Gretel made their escape from a child-snatching witch, who gave them a taste for blood and changed their lives forever. Now they have come of age as fierce, formidably-skilled bounty hunters, dedicated to tracking and terminating witches in every dark forest - hell-bent on retribution. But as the notorious Blood Moon approaches and a familiar wooded town...
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...
Calling

The Calling (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 08/28/2014
Detective Inspector Hazel Micallef is used to leading a quiet life in a small town, with her mother, her painkillers, and an occasional drink. But when she stops on a routine call to check on a neighbor, she stumbles across a gruesome murder that shatters her peaceful existence. With the help of Detective Ray Greene and a new transfer cop, she unearths a series of killings across the country with...
Scream

Scream (1996)

Rated: R Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 12/19/1996
Sidney has more than her share of teenage angst to cope with. Her mom was murdered a year ago, her dad is perpetually away on business, and her boyfriend Billy is pressuring her to go all the way. As if that weren't enough, a brilliant serial killer has begun to terrorize Sidney's quiet hometown, including her highschool classmate Casey Becker. With the calculated genius of a perfect predator, the...
Slither

Slither (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 03/30/2006
Local businessman Grant Grant--successful, albeit oafish--is one of the few leaders of Wheelsy's pack. With beautiful young wife Starla, a large house and fat bank account, Grant truly relishes his "big fish-small pond" role in the town. Other than the fact that the passionate love he feels for his woman goes completely unrequited, he's a man content. But things are about to change for Grant. On...
Mud

Mud (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 04/25/2013
Two boys, Ellis and his friend Neckbone, find a man named Mud hiding out on an island in the Mississippi. Mud describes fantastic scenarios-he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and escape with the love of his life, Juniper, who is waiting for him in town. Skeptical but intrigued, Ellis and Neckbone agree to help him. It isn't...
Moonrise Kingdom

Moonrise Kingdom (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 05/24/2012
On an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, two 12-year-olds fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them down, a violent storm is brewing off-shore - and the peaceful island community is turned upside down in every which way.
Scream 2

Scream 2 (1997)

Rated: R Runtime: 122 minutes Release date: 12/11/1997
Sidney goes to college and is pursued by a serial killer who has been inspired by the original Woodsboro murderers. The first victims are knifed to death at a showing of "Stab," the movie inspired by Gale Weathers' book about the killings. At college, Sidney is studying to become an actress and is dating again when she gets news that there is a copy-cat loose. Sidney is now back in the limelight...
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.
Last Stand

The Last Stand (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 01/17/2013
After leaving his LAPD narcotics post following a bungled operation that left him wracked with remorse and regret, Sheriff Ray Owens moved out of Los Angeles and settled into a life fighting what little crime takes place in sleepy border town Sommerton Junction. But that peaceful existence is shattered when Gabriel Cortez, the most notorious, wanted drug kingpin in the western hemisphere, makes a...
Cars

Cars (2006)

Rated: G Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 06/08/2006
Lightning McQueen, a hotshot rookie race car driven to succeed, discovers that life is about the journey, not the finish line, when he finds himself unexpectedly detoured in the sleepy Route 66 town of Radiator Springs. On route across the country to the big Piston Cup Championship in California to compete against two seasoned pros, McQueen gets to know the town's offbeat characters--including...
Footloose

Footloose (1984)

Rated: PG Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 01/31/1984
"Footloose" (1984). The new kid in town shakes thing up in this dance classic of teen rebellion. Streetwise teen Ren McCormack (Kevin Bacon) can't believe dancing and rock and roll are illegal in his new town. With the help of new friends and a beautiful preacher's daughter (Lori Singer), Ren is going to show the uptight citizens of Bomont a prom night that they'll never forget. With John Lithgow...
Beautiful Creatures

Beautiful Creatures (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 123 minutes Release date: 02/13/2013
In this tale of star-crossed lovers, Ethan, a young man longing to escape his small town, falls under the spell of Lena, a mysterious new girl. Together, they uncover dark secrets about their respective families, their history and their town.
Easy A

Easy A (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 09/16/2010
Olive, an average high school student, sees her below-the-radar existence turn around overnight once she decides to use the school's gossip grapevine to advance her social standing. Now her classmates are turning against her and the school board is becoming concerned, including her favorite teacher and the distracted guidance counselor. With the support of her idiosyncratic parents and a little...
Million Ways to Die in the West

A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 116 minutes Release date: 05/29/2014
Albert Stark is a soft man in hard times who is trying to figure out how to escape this godforsaken frontier that seems to be trying to kill him-and everyone else in it-at every turn. A sheep farmer whose fickle girlfriend, Louise , leaves him when he backs out of a gunfight, Albert feels like a chump. Adding to Albert's distress and feelings of inadequacy, Louise takes up with the town's most...
Walking Tall

Walking Tall (2004)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 04/01/2004
Chris Vaughn has come home. He's a retired U.S. Special Forces soldier who has returned to his hometown to renew old relationships and make a new life for himself. But while Chris was away, his boyhood town wasted away to a dilapidated, crime-ridden shell of itself. His wealthy high school rival, Jay Hamilton, has closed the once-prosperous lumber mill--once the area's largest employer--and has...
In the Bedroom

In the Bedroom (2001)

Rated: R Runtime: 138 minutes Release date: 11/22/2001
Matt Fowler is a doctor practicing in his native Maine and is married to New York born Ruth Fowler, a choral music teacher. Their only child, Frank, home from school for the summer, is working as a part-time lobsterman to earn money for graduate school in the fall. He is involved in a love affair with a local single mother, Natalie. As the beauty of Maine's brief and fleeting summer comes to an...
Lake Placid

Lake Placid (1999)

Rated: R Runtime: 82 minutes Release date: 07/15/1999
Welcome to Black Lake. Its placid waters compliment the pristine Maine wilderness it borders. This tranquil setting is probably the last place you'd expect a gruesome fatality. But then it's also the last place you'd expect to find a 30-foot, narrow-snouted, multi-toothed, reptile of the species Crocodylus--an eating machine more commonly known as a crocodile. It is at this lake where an...
Jaws

Jaws (1975)

Rated: PG Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 06/19/1975
A giant great white shark arrives on the shores of a New England beach resort and wreaks havoc with bloody attacks on swimmers until a part-time sheriff teams up with a marine biologist and an old seafarer to hunt the monster down.
Majestic

The Majestic (2001)

Rated: PG Runtime: 152 minutes Release date: 12/20/2001
Hollywood screenwriter Peter Appleton, a staff writer at HHS Studios in 1951, is an ambitious up-and-comer. His first produced screenplay, a B-movie swashbuckler entitled "Sand Pirates of the Sahara," has just opened on a double bill with John Huston's adventure, "The African Queen," at Grauman's Chinese Theater on Hollywood Boulevard. Not only is Appleton enjoying professional success, he has a...