Highest Rated Titles With Derek M. Schneider

1. Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
122 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Metascore: 81/100 (45 reviews)

After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat Solitano moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own.

2. Lincoln (2012)
150 min | Biography, Drama, History, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Metascore: 86/100 (44 reviews)

As the Civil War continues to rage, America's president struggles with continuing carnage on the battlefield and as he fights with many inside his own cabinet on the decision to emancipate the slaves.

3. United (I) (2011)
90 min | Drama, History, Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

United is based on the true story of Manchester United's legendary "Busby Babes", the youngest side ever to win the Football League and the 1958 Munich Air Crash that claimed eight of the ... See full summary »

4. Iron Man 3 (2013)
130 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Metascore: 62/100 (44 reviews)

When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution.

5. Thor: The Dark World (2013)
112 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Metascore: 54/100 (44 reviews)

When Jane Foster is possessed by a great power, Thor must protect her from a new threat of old times: the Dark Elves.

6. The Hunger Games (2012)
142 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Metascore: 67/100 (44 reviews)

Katniss Everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sister's place in the Hunger Games, a televised fight to the death in which two teenagers from each of the twelve Districts of Panem are chosen at random to compete.

7. In Secret (2013)
107 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Metascore: 47/100 (29 reviews)

Set in the lower echelons of 1860s Paris, Therese Raquin, a sexually repressed beautiful young woman, is trapped into a loveless marriage to her sickly cousin, Camille, by her domineering ... See full summary »

8. Warm Bodies (2013)
98 min | Comedy, Horror, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Metascore: 59/100 (38 reviews)

After a highly unusual zombie saves a still-living girl from an attack, the two form a relationship that sets in motion events that might transform the entire lifeless world.

9. ParaNorman (2012)
92 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Metascore: 72/100 (33 reviews)

A misunderstood boy takes on ghosts, zombies and grown-ups to save his town from a centuries-old curse.

10. The Expendables 2 (2012)
103 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Metascore: 51/100 (28 reviews)

Mr. Church reunites the Expendables for what should be an easy paycheck, but when one of their men is murdered on the job, their quest for revenge puts them deep in enemy territory and up against an unexpected threat.

11. Dead Man Down (2013)
118 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Metascore: 39/100 (24 reviews)

In New York City, a crime lord's right-hand man is seduced by a woman seeking retribution.

12. The Dictator (2012)
83 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Metascore: 58/100 (41 reviews)

The heroic story of a dictator who risks his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.

13. Butter (2011)
90 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Metascore: 40/100 (23 reviews)

In Iowa, an adopted girl discovers her talent for butter carving and finds herself pitted against an ambitious local woman in their town's annual contest.

14. Scream 4 (2011)
111 min | Horror, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Metascore: 52/100 (32 reviews)

Ten years have passed, and Sidney Prescott, who has put herself back together thanks in part to her writing, is visited by the Ghostface Killer.

15. 21 & Over (2013)
93 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Metascore: 34/100 (21 reviews)

The night before his big medical school interview, a promising student celebrates his 21st birthday with his two best friends.

16. A Single Shot (2013)
116 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Metascore: 53/100 (16 reviews)

The tragic death of a beautiful young girl starts a tense and atmospheric game of cat and mouse between hunter John Moon and the hardened backwater criminals out for his blood.

17. As Cool as I Am (2013)
92 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Metascore: 28/100 (6 reviews)

A smart teenage girl comes of age in a small town with her self-centered parents who had her when they were teenagers.

18. Paranoia (I) (2013)
106 min | Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Metascore: 33/100 (30 reviews)

An entry-level employee at a powerful corporation finds himself occupying a corner office, but at a dangerous price: he must spy on his boss's old mentor to secure for him a multi-billion dollar advantage.

19. The Big Wedding (2013)
89 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Metascore: 28/100 (32 reviews)

A long-divorced couple fakes being married as their family unites for a wedding.

21. No Tell Motel (2012)
84 min | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

Dirty little secrets are exposed when five friends become stranded at an abandoned motel haunted by a dark secret of its own.