3. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King(2003)
Release Date:01 Dec 2003
Countries:USA| New Zealand
Languages:English | Quenya | Old English | Sindarin
Description:Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam bring the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark lord's realm.
, Ali Astin
, Sean Astin
, David Aston
Tags:SurvivalViolenceMonsterBased On NovelTragedyBetrayalInsanityGood Versus EvilFriendship
Description:Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, the Dark Knight, with the help of the enigmatic Selina, is forced from his imposed exile to save Gotham City, now on the edge of total annihilation, from the brutal guerrilla terrorist Bane.
, Gary Oldman
, Tom Hardy
, Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Tags:SurvivalHeistTough GuyAction HeroOne Against ManyCult FilmSuperheroInvestigationDc ComicsAction HeroineNeo NoirDetectivePrison EscapeU.S. ArmyTrappedRevengeMixed Martial ArtsBetrayalTough GirlGood Versus EvilBlockbuster
Description:Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.
, Sean Astin
, John Bach
, Sala Baker
Tags:ViolenceCult FilmMonsterBased On NovelTragedyBetrayalGood Versus EvilFriendshipCompassionBlockbuster
Description:Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.
, Matthew McConaughey
, Mackenzie Foy
, John Lithgow
Tags:Alternate DimensionSpace TravelSaving The WorldTime ParadoxSurvivalTime TravelCult FilmDystopiaFamily RelationshipsDisasterArtificial IntelligenceBetrayalBlockbuster
Description:Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle-station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.
, Harrison Ford
, Carrie Fisher
, Peter Cushing
Description:As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are tasked with penetrating German-held territory and bringing the boy home.
, Tom Sizemore
, Edward Burns
, Barry Pepper
Tags:War CrimeViolenceWorld War TwoDark HumorBased On True StoryNonlinear TimelineU.S. MilitaryPrisoner Of WarU.S. ArmyRescue MissionFriendshipBlockbuster
Description:Told from the perspective of businessman Oskar Schindler who saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory. Schindler’s List is based on a true story, illustrated in black and white and controversially filmed in many original locations.
, Ben Kingsley
, Ralph Fiennes
, Caroline Goodall
Tags:Concentration CampBased On BookFriendship Between MenViolenceWorld War TwoBased On True StoryRacismHolocaustGood Versus EvilFriendshipCompassionBlockbuster
13. Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back(1980)
Original Title: The Empire Strikes Back
Release Date:01 Jan 1980
Description:After the rebels have been brutally overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker takes advanced Jedi training with Master Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader as part of his plan to capture Luke.
, Harrison Ford
, Carrie Fisher
, Billy Dee Williams
Tags:Space TravelViolenceAlienAction HeroMonsterPrisoner Of WarCivil WarFamily RelationshipsTragedyRescue MissionBetrayalGood Versus EvilFriendship
Languages:English | Italian | Spanish | Latin | Sicilian
Description:The continuing saga of the Corleone crime family tells the story of a young Vito Corleone growing up in Sicily and in 1910s New York; and follows Michael Corleone in the 1950s as he attempts to expand the family business into Las Vegas, Hollywood and Cuba
Director:Francis Ford Coppola
, Robert Duvall
, Diane Keaton
, Robert De Niro
Tags:ViolenceTough GuyGangsterRise To PowerNonlinear TimelineBased On NovelFamily RelationshipsMafiaOrganized CrimeTragedyChristmasRevengeHitmanBetrayalFriendshipBlockbuster
Languages:English | French | Latin | Scottish Gaelic
Description:Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, legendary Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against English rule.
, Sean Lawlor
, Sandy Nelson
, James Cosmo
Tags:ViolenceTough GuyBased On True StoryRevengeBetrayalMedieval TimesFriendshipPoliticsVoice Over NarrationBlockbuster
Languages:English | German | Hebrew | Spanish | Arabic | Nepali
Description:When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, he finds himself up against the entire Nazi regime.
, Karen Allen
, Paul Freeman
, Ronald Lacey
Tags:Tough GuyAction HeroCult FilmSubmarineGood Versus EvilBlockbuster
Description:Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.
, Mark Hamill
, Carrie Fisher
, Adam Driver
Tags:Coming Of AgeSpace TravelSurvivalViolenceAlienTough GuyFemale ProtagonistAction HeroOne Against ManyAction HeroineMonsterPrisoner Of WarRescue MissionRevengeMixed Martial ArtsBetrayalTough GirlGood Versus EvilMissing PersonBlockbuster
Description:When Dr. Henry Jones Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Indiana Jones must team up with Marcus Brody, Sallah, and Elsa Schneider to follow in his father's footsteps and stop the Nazis from recovering the power of eternal life.
, Sean Connery
, Denholm Elliott
, Alison Doody
Tags:Tough GuyAction HeroBetrayalGood Versus EvilMissing PersonBlockbuster
Description:While the Civil War rages between the Union and the Confederacy, three men – a quiet loner, a ruthless hit man and a Mexican bandit – comb the American Southwest in search of a strongbox containing $200,000 in stolen gold.
, Clint Eastwood
, Lee Van Cleef
, Aldo Giuffrè
Description:The Dwarves, Bilbo and Gandalf have successfully escaped the Misty Mountains, and Bilbo has gained the One Ring. They all continue their journey to get their gold back from the Dragon, Smaug.
, Martin Freeman
, Richard Armitage
, Ken Stott
Tags:Coming Of AgeViolenceTough GuyAction HeroAction HeroineMonsterBased On NovelRevengeMixed Martial ArtsTough GirlGood Versus EvilBlockbuster
26. Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End(2007)
Release Date:19 May 2007
Description:Captain Barbossa, long believed to be dead, has come back to life and is headed to the edge of the Earth with brave Will Turner and feisty Elizabeth Swann. And what of Jack Sparrow? Nothing is as it seems.
Description:The Avengers and their allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe.
, Joe Russo
Stars:Robert Downey Jr.
, Chris Hemsworth
, Mark Ruffalo
, Chris Evans
Tags:Alternate DimensionSpace TravelSaving The WorldViolenceAlienTough GuyAction HeroOne Against ManySuperheroAlien InvasionAction HeroineMonsterMarvel ComicsTragedyRevengeMixed Martial ArtsBetrayalTough GirlGood Versus EvilBased On Comic BookBlockbuster
Description:The story of the miraculous evacuation of Allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain, Canada and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German army from the beaches and harbour of Dunkirk between May 26th and June 4th 1940 during World War II.
Description:Master director Martin Scorsese depicts the sloping depth of a casino mafia boss’ fall. Filmed in a semi-documentary fashion; about the life of the gambling paradise Las Vegas and its dark mafia underbelly.
Stars:Robert De Niro
, Sharon Stone
, Joe Pesci
, James Woods
Tags:Black ComedyBased On BookCourtroomHeistCult FilmGangsterNeo NoirMafiaOrganized CrimeDrug AddictionRise And FallRevengeHitmanBetrayalFirst Person NarrationVoice Over Narration
Description:After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees, and stumbles upon a secret cult plotting a terrible plan in the catacombs of an ancient palace.
, Kate Capshaw
, Jonathan Ke Quan
, Amrish Puri
Tags:ViolenceTough GuyAction HeroCult FilmGangsterSlaveryMartial ArtsGood Versus EvilFriendshipCompassionBlockbuster
Description:In 1933 New York, an overly ambitious movie producer coerces his cast and hired ship crew to travel to mysterious Skull Island, where they encounter Kong, a giant ape who is immediately smitten with leading lady Ann Darrow.
, Jack Black
, Adrien Brody
, Thomas Kretschmann
Description:An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution.
, Lana Wachowski
, Lilly Wachowski
, Halle Berry
, Jim Broadbent
, Hugo Weaving
Tags:SurvivalPost ApocalypseNonlinear TimelineBased On NovelDystopiaFamily RelationshipsSlaveryEscape PlanRevengeHitmanFriendshipF Rated
Description:In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don Michael Corleone seeks forgiveness for his sins while taking a young protege under his wing.
Description:Inspired by true events, this film takes place in Rwanda in the 1990s when more than a million Tutsis were killed in a genocide that went mostly unnoticed by the rest of the world. Hotel owner Paul Rusesabagina houses over a thousand refuges in his hotel in attempt to save their lives.
, Don Cheadle
, Desmond Dube
, Hakeem Kae-Kazim
Tags:War CrimeViolenceBased On True StoryFamily RelationshipsRacismMotivationalGood Versus EvilCompassionMissing Person
Description:On a journey to find the cure for a Tatarigami's curse, Ashitaka finds himself in the middle of a war between the forest gods and Tatara, a mining colony. In this quest he also meets San, the Mononoke Hime.
, Billy Bob Thornton
, Minnie Driver
, John DiMaggio