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National Treasure (2004)
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A historian races to find the legendary Templar Treasure before a team of mercenaries. (131 mins.)
Director: Jon Turteltaub
“ Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates (Nicolas Cage), search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie in secret clues embedded in the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence, and Gates is in a race to find the gold before his enemies do. Diane Kruger, Sean Bean and Harvey Keitel co-star. ” - matthewwestfan
National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)
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Benjamin Gates must follow a clue left in John Wilkes Booth's diary to prove his ancestor's innocence in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. (124 mins.)
Director: Jon Turteltaub
“ Benjamin Franklin Gates (Nicolas Cage) and Dr. Abigail Chase (Diane Kruger) -- who found riches and romance at the end of their first hunt for national treasure -- reteam with their wisecracking partner in crime, Riley Poole (Justin Bartha), for another romp through U.S. history. Now, armed with a stack of long-lost pages from John Wilkes Booth's diary, Ben is obsessed with finding the truth behind President Abraham Lincoln's assassination. ” - matthewwestfan
Robots (2005)
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In a robot world, a young idealistic inventor travels to the big city to join his inspiration's company, only to find himself opposing its sinister new management. (91 mins.)
“ Ewan McGregor lends his voice to this heartwarming animated feature about Rodney Copperbottom, a young robot inventor who dreams of making the world a better place … until the evil Ratchet (Greg Kinnear) takes over Big Weld Industries. Now, Rodney's dreams -- like those of his friends, including motor-mouthed Fender (Robin Williams) -- are in danger of becoming obsolete. Halle Berry, Amanda Bynes, Mel Brooks and Stanley Tucci co-star. ” - matthewwestfan
It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
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An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed. (130 mins.)
Director: Frank Capra
“ It's a wonderful film. Frank Capra's inverted take on A Christmas Carol stars Jimmy Stewart as George Bailey, a good man who's spent a lifetime giving up on his dreams in order to keep life in his small town humming. When a guardian angel named Clarence finds a despondent George poised to jump off a bridge, he shows George what life would've been like had he never been born. ” - matthewwestfan
WALL·E (2008)
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In the distant future, a small waste-collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind. (98 mins.)
Director: Andrew Stanton
“ In a futuristic world, human beings have destroyed Earth and evacuated the planet, leaving the cleanup to an army of robots they've programmed to do their dirty work. Due to a mishap, the dutiful WALL-E is the only one left. But with the arrival of a female probe, the monotony of WALL-E's existence is broken -- and he experiences love for the first time. Andrew Stanton directs this Golden Globe- and Oscar-winning Pixar tale with a sci-fi twist. ” - matthewwestfan
Unidentified (2006)
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Two reporters investigate a series of UFO sightings and discover a supernatural connection. (85 mins.)
Director: Rich Christiano
“ Reporters Keith (Jonathan Aube) and Brad (Josh Adamson) have two very different perspectives on the controversial subject of UFOs: One believes in them and the other thinks they're a hoax -- and they're out to prove the other wrong. The two are investigating a UFO sighting in a small town in Texas. What will they uncover? Grammy Award-winning singer Rebecca St. James co-stars in Rich Christiano's film, which takes a Christian perspective. ” - matthewwestfan
Doctor Who (1963 TV Series)
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Time and Space traveling adventures of a Gallifreyan Time Lord only known as the Doctor and his companions, traveling through time and space. (45 mins.)
“ This collection rounds up the earliest episodes from the long-running "Doctor Who" series, starring William Hartnell as the time-traveling scientist. In "An Unearthly Child," the Doctor and his granddaughter transport two teachers to the Paleolithic age; in "The Daleks," the travelers have their first run-in with the aliens that will become their nemeses; and in "The Edge of Destruction," the TARDIS experiences technical difficulties. ” - matthewwestfan
Miss Lettie and Me (2002 TV Movie)
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The life of a physically and emotionally isolated woman brightens considerably when her feisty grandniece visits. (100 mins.)
Director: Ian Barry
“ Life does a 360-degree turn for bitter spinster Lettie (Mary Tyler Moore) when she takes in her 9-year-old grandniece, Travis (Holliston Coleman), in this Emmy Award-winning movie. Confused by her aunt's cold treatment, Travis attempts to uncover the reason for Lettie's self-imposed seclusion by befriending farmhand Isaiah (Charles Robinson) and Lettie's former beau Sam (Burt Reynolds). Can the three reawaken Lettie's long-gone love of life? ” - matthewwestfan
Zebra in the Kitchen (1965)
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A young boy lets the animals out of their cages at the Zoo, to set them free, but the animals start taking over the town. (92 mins.)
Director: Ivan Tors
“ When he moves with his family from the country to the big city, animal lover Chris (Jay North of television's "Dennis the Menace") is forced to bring his pet wildcat to the zoo. But the chance to work alongside the zoo's Dr. Del Hartwood (Martin Milner) allows Chris to purposely spark some wild adventures. To protest the zoo's lack of city funding, Chris simply unlocks the cages and allows zebras, elephants and more to run free. ” - matthewwestfan
City of Ember (2008)
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For generations, the people of the City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights. But Ember's once powerful generator is failing ... and the great lamps that illuminate the city are starting to flicker. (90 mins.)
Director: Gil Kenan
“ Bill Murray and Tim Robbins head the cast in this sci-fi fantasy set in Ember, a city illuminated only by artificial light. When the town's generator begins to fail, two teens (Harry Treadaway and Saoirse Ronan) race to save Ember's citizens from darkness by solving an old mystery. Martin Landau, Toby Jones and Mary Kay Place also star in this eye-popping metaphorical tale based on Jeanne Duprau's best-selling novel. ” - matthewwestfan
Random Harvest (1942)
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An amnesiac World War I veteran falls in love with a music hall star, only to suffer an accident which restores his original memories but erases his post-war life. (126 mins.)
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
“ Wounded World War I soldier Charles (Ronald Colman) has no memory of his past, and when he meets Paula (Greer Garson), he's certain she's the one for him. They marry, but Charles is hit by a car, regains his memory of his life before Paula, and loses all memory of Paula. He returns to his wealthy relatives, and a desperate Paula takes a job as his secretary to be near him in this tragic romantic drama. ” - matthewwestfan
The North Avenue Irregulars (1979)
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When crooks set up operations in a traditional town, a minister and a group of church ladies are willing to do anything... (100 mins.)
Director: Bruce Bilson
“ Sometimes, taking a bite out of crime means getting involved, and the six church ladies in this wacky comedy, along with their new minister (Edward Herrmann), aren't afraid to kick some butt -- especially when the underworld moves into the neighborhood. These feisty amateur sleuths are ready to fight back hard! A cast of talented character actors -- including Alan Hale, Patsy Kelly, Cloris Leachman and Karen Valentine -- provides a ton of laughs. ” - matthewwestfan
Yours, Mine and Ours (1968)
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A widower with ten children falls for a widow with eight, and they must decide about forming a huge, unconventional family. (111 mins.)
“ Forget the SUV, this family needs a school bus. Widow Helen North (Lucille Ball) marries widower Frank Beardsley (Henry Fonda), a union that results in a grand total of 18 children. Household chaos ensues as they all learn to share the same space. When flu season hits, the family doctor (Tom Bosley) finds himself a very busy man. Just as things begin to settle down, Helen finds out they'll need to make room for one more at the dinner table. ” - matthewwestfan
DC Talk: Welcome to the Freak Show (1996 Video)
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(76 mins.)
“ Christian pop-rock superstars DC Talk perform songs from their Grammy-winning album "Welcome to the Freakshow" in these live concerts from Portland, Ore., and Tacoma, Wash. Songs include "So Help Me God," "Like It, Love It, Need It," "Jesus Is Just Alright" and "Jesus Freak." Bandmates Toby McKeehan, Kevin Max and Michael Tait kick off the high-spirited proceedings with a rendition of the Beatles classic "Help." ” - matthewwestfan
A Little Piece of Heaven (1991 TV Movie)
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Will Loomis is living with his mentally handicapped sister Violet, who wants a younger child to play with... (110 mins.)
Director: Mimi Leder
“ Living on a farm is too lonely for the orphaned Will Loomis (Kirk Cameron) and his mentally disabled sister, Violet (Jenny Robertson), so he develops a plan for the two of them to "make" their own family just in time for Christmas. After kidnapping two abused children, Will tells them that they've died and gone to heaven, a paradise of Will and Violet's own creation. Cloris Leachman co-stars in this touching holiday drama. ” - matthewwestfan
The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (1992 TV Series)
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The adventures of the archaeological treasure hunter in his youth as related by an elderly Indiana Jones. (45 mins.)
“ Excavate the childhood of everybody's favorite archaeologist with this Emmy-winning, TV series spinoff of the hit movie franchise, alternately starring Sean Patrick Flanery and Corey Carrier as the juvenile Indiana Jones. As young Indy travels the globe in search of adventure and artifacts, he crosses paths with some of the early 20th century's most notable (and notorious) personalities, including Thomas Edison, Al Capone and Lawrence of Arabia. ” - matthewwestfan
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
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Horton the Elephant struggles to protect a microscopic community from his neighbors who refuse to believe it exists. (86 mins.)
“ When an elephant named Horton hears a speck of dust cry for help, he's determined to protect the residents of the town of Whoville -- despite ridicule from his neighbors -- in this adaptation of the beloved children's story by Dr. Seuss. Steve Carell steps in as the mayor of Whoville, with an all-star cast of voice talent that includes Carol Burnett, Seth Rogen, Will Arnett, Amy Poehler and Jim Carrey as Horton. ” - matthewwestfan
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
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A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the United States Senate. His plans promptly collide with political corruption, but he doesn't back down. (129 mins.)
Director: Frank Capra
“ When idealistic junior senator Jefferson Smith (James Stewart) arrives in Washington, D.C., he's full of plans and dazzled by his surroundings -- qualities he retains despite widespread corruption among his cynical colleagues. Jean Arthur puts in a sharp performance as Smith's streetwise secretary, who helps him navigate his way through Congress, in this Academy Award-winning classic from director Frank Capra. ” - matthewwestfan
Highway to Heaven (1984 TV Series)
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A probationary angel sent back to earth teams with an ex-cop to help people. (60 mins.)
“ Under the direction of the Man Upstairs, compassionate angel Jonathan (Michael Landon) and cynical ex-cop Mark (Victor French) seek out deeply troubled souls, helping them to overcome adversity and to embrace positive values such as honesty, kindness and forgiveness. Though they don't always see eye-to-eye, the unlikely partners work extremely well together and gradually develop a beautiful friendship. ” - matthewwestfan
Knight Rider (1982 TV Series)
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A lone crimefighter battles the forces of evil with the help of an indestructible and artificially intelligent supercar. (46 mins.)
“ Left for dead but saved by a mystery benefactor, heroic superhunk Michael Knight (David Hasselhoff) has a new face, a new mission and a new car -- KITT, an armored Trans Am with a voice of its own -- and together they form a crime unit no crook can outrace. With the aid of miracle mechanics Bonnie (Patricia McPherson) and April (Rebecca Holden), the Hoff roots out evil in all places, from the town of White Rock to a lethal rock 'n' roll scene. ” - matthewwestfan
Little House on the Prairie (1974 TV Series)
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The life and adventures of the Ingalls family in the 19th century American Midwest. (60 mins.)
“ This smash-hit drama series stars Michael Landon as Charles Ingalls, a loving family man and hardworking Minnesota homesteader who faces plenty of adversity while raising spirited daughter Laura (Melissa Gilbert) and the rest of his family. While Ma (Karen Grassle) and Pa struggle to make ends meet, Laura and her siblings, including Mary (Melissa Sue Anderson), spar with the rotten Olsen kids, frolic on the frontier and have other adventures. ” - matthewwestfan
Space Buddies (2009 Video)
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Disney's pups are back and take one small step for dog and one giant leap for dogkind. (84 mins.)
Director: Robert Vince
“ The beloved talking puppies of Air Buddies are back in this family-friendly Disney adventure. But this time, they're setting their sights even higher -- as in, the moon! With the help of their new pals Spudnick (voiced by Jason Earles) and Gravity (Amy Sedaris), these pooches are go for launch. But to pull off their moon landing and make it home safely, our canine heroes will have to summon all their bravery and imagination. ” - matthewwestfan
Bolt (2008)
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The canine star of a fictional sci-fi/action show that believes his powers are real embarks on a cross country trek to save his co-star from a threat he believes is just as real. (96 mins.)
“ Nominated for a Best Animated Feature Oscar and Golden Globe, this tale of adventure follows dashing German shepherd Bolt, a canine actor forced to make an action-filled cross-country trek when he's mistakenly shipped from Hollywood to New York City. Believing that he and his fictional character are one and the same, Bolt gets a glimpse of what it takes to be a real hero. Celebrity voices include John Travolta, Miley Cyrus and Malcolm McDowell. ” - matthewwestfan
Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes (1965)
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Sabotage efforts damage an international air race. (138 mins.)
Director: Ken Annakin
“ It's hijinks (as well as high dizziness) galore when an international air race sponsored by a newspaper publisher is undermined by sabotage. Starring in this frothy caper is a large and very funny international cast including Benny Hill, Eric Sykes, Gert Frobe, Irina Demich, James Fox, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Red Skelton, Robert Morley, Sarah Miles, Stuart Whitman and gap-toothed British funnyman Terry-Thomas. ” - matthewwestfan
Doctor Who: The David Tennant Special (2010 Documentary)
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(46 mins.)
“ See David Tennant (Hamlet) in the Tenth Doctor's final bow! This truly grand finale includes five action-packed specials: The Next Doctor, Planet of the Dead, The Waters of Mars, and The End of Time, Parts 1 and 2. ” - matthewwestfan
Race to Witch Mountain (2009)
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A Las Vegas cabbie enlists the help of a UFO expert to protect two siblings with paranormal powers from the clutches of an organization that wants to use the kids for their nefarious plans. (98 mins.)
Director: Andy Fickman
“ Two extraordinarily gifted siblings (AnnaSophia Robb and Alexander Ludwig) find themselves on the run from a dark organization seeking to exploit their paranormal abilities in this remake of the beloved Disney classic Escape to Witch Mountain. Meanwhile, a helpful cab driver (Dwayne Johnson) and a UFO specialist (Carla Gugino) try to keep the kids safe. Kim Richards and Ike Eisenmann, who played the siblings in the original movie, co-star. ” - matthewwestfan
Finding Rin Tin Tin (2007)
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The true story of the legendary German Shepherd who was found by American pilot Lee Duncun in France during World War I... (90 mins.)
Director: Danny Lerner
“ After rescuing a litter of German shepherd puppies from the rubble of a bombed-out kennel in France, American serviceman Lee Duncan (Tyler Jensen) dubs one of them Rin Tin Tin and finds a friend for life. Thanks to a winning personality and amazing animal smarts, the pup goes on to become one of the most recognizable dogs in the moving pictures. Danny Lerner directs this inspiring story of friendship and loyalty based on actual events. ” - matthewwestfan
Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
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On a quest to find out what happened to his missing brother, a scientist, his nephew and their mountain guide discover a fantastic and dangerous lost world in the center of the earth. (93 mins.)
Director: Eric Brevig
“ A hunch and the defunding of his lab prompt geology professor Trevor Anderson (Brendan Fraser) -- whose outrageous theories have made him a laughingstock in academia -- to set off for Iceland in search of a portal to Earth's core. With his sullen teenage nephew (Josh Hutcherson) in tow and a fetching mountaineer (Anita Briem) as a guide, Anderson finds a passageway leading to a vast primordial world at the center of the planet. ” - matthewwestfan
Doctor Who (2005 TV Series)
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The further adventures of the time traveling alien adventurer and his companions. (45 mins.)
“ After more than a decade off the air, the epic sci-fi series returns with an all-new look -- and the ninth (and beyond) incarnation of everybody's favorite time-traveling doctor, who promptly sets about fighting nefarious aliens and other foes. As they zip around time and space in TARDIS, the Doctor and his sidekicks also lend a hand to Charles Dickens, Vincent van Gogh and other historical figures. ” - matthewwestfan
Explorers (1985)
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A boy obsessed with 50s sci-fi movies about aliens has a recurring dream about a blueprint of some kind, which he draws for his inventor friend. With the help of a third kid, they follow it and build themselves a spaceship. Now what? (109 mins.)
Director: Joe Dante
“ In his film debut, Ethan Hawke stars as 14-year-old Ben Crandall, a misfit and science whizz who dreams, with best friend Wolfgang (River Phoenix), of space travel and manages to create an interplanetary spacecraft in a homemade laboratory. It isn't long before the two pals are zooming off to another galaxy, where they find that the more things change, the more they stay the same. Joe Dante directs. ” - matthewwestfan
Jack Frost (1998)
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A father, who can't keep his promises, dies in a car accident. One year later, he returns as a snowman, who has the final chance to put things right with his son before he is gone forever. (101 mins.)
Director: Troy Miller
“ In this heartwarming family movie, rock musician dad Jack Frost gets another shot at family time when he's reincarnated as a jolly snowman the Christmas after his tragic death in a car crash. ” - matthewwestfan
Monsters vs. Aliens (2009)
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A woman transformed into a giant after she is struck by a meteorite on her wedding day becomes part of a team of monsters sent in by the U.S. government to defeat an alien mastermind trying to take over Earth. (94 mins.)
“ After Susan Murphy (voiced by Reese Witherspoon) is struck by a meteor and grows to be 50-feet tall, she's captured by the government and shuttled to a secret compound where she meets a team of other monsters -- soon to be Earth's only defense when an alien attacks. Under orders from the president (Stephen Colbert), Susan and her cohorts Dr. Cockroach (Hugh Laurie), the Missing Link (Will Arnett) and B.O.B. (Seth Rogen) set out to save the world. ” - matthewwestfan
Baby Geniuses (1999)
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Scientist hold talking, super-intelligent babies captive, but things take a turn for the worse when a mix-up occurs between a baby genius and its twin. (97 mins.)
Director: Bob Clark
“ Who'd have guessed that babies are born with innate knowledge of the universe's secrets -- and can speak to each other in an esoteric language? Evil Dr. Kinder (Kathleen Turner) and her associate, Dr. Heap (Christopher Lloyd), want to break the code and use it to sell more baby products. But they'll never succeed if it's up to baby Sly! ” - matthewwestfan
Emergency! (1972 TV Series)
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The crew of Los Angeles County Fire Dept. Station 51, particularly the paramedic team, and Rampart Hospital respond to emergencies in their operating area. (60 mins.)
“ In seven seasons of this popular medical action drama, Station 51 paramedics Roy DeSoto (Kevin Tighe) and John Gage (Randolph Mantooth) race the clock and risk life and limb to come to the aid of the sick and wounded in the City of Angels. Working closely with their ER colleagues at Rampart Hospital -- including Nurse Dixie (Julie London) -- the guys respond to incidents ranging from an endless case of the hiccups to a hang-glider stuck in a tree. ” - matthewwestfan
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)
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Security guard Larry Daley infiltrates the Smithsonian Institution in order to rescue Jedediah and Octavius, who have been shipped to the museum by mistake. (105 mins.)
Director: Shawn Levy
“ In this sequel to the hit comedy, Ben Stiller returns as hapless museum night watchman Larry Daley, who must help his living, breathing exhibit friends out of a pickle now that they've been transferred to the archives at the Smithsonian Institution. Larry's (mis)adventures this time include close encounters with Amelia Earhart (Amy Adams), Abe Lincoln (Hank Azaria) and Ivan the Terrible (Christopher Guest). Owen Wilson and Robin Williams co-star. ” - matthewwestfan
Aliens in the Attic (2009)
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A group of kids must protect their vacation home from invading aliens. (86 mins.)
Director: John Schultz
“ The Pearsons' summer rental house has it all: plenty of room, a swimming pool and a space alien camping out in the attic. The kids can't help but love the cute little guy, until they learn that he's not alone, and his buddies aren't as nice. Now, what started as a summer retreat has become a brave quest to save the planet. Ashley Tisdale, Kevin Nealon, Doris Roberts and Andy Richter star in this comic family adventure. ” - matthewwestfan
CHiPs (1977 TV Series)
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The adventures of two California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers. (60 mins.)
“ In this classic 1970s action drama, Larry Wilcox and Erik Estrada star as two suave, motorcycle-riding California Highway Patrol officers tasked with protecting the motorists and citizens of Los Angeles. Serious-minded Officer Baker (Wilcox) plays straight man to his partner, freewheeling lothario Ponch (Estrada), but the duo's unlikely chemistry serves them well, whether they're clearing gridlock or screaming down the freeway in hot pursuit. ” - matthewwestfan
*batteries not included (1987)
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Apartment block tenants seek the aid of alien mechanical life-forms to save their building from demolition. (106 mins.)
Director: Matthew Robbins
“ After their apartment building is bought by an unscrupulous developer, Frank and Faye Riley (real-life couple Hume Cronyn and Jessica Tandy) face eviction. But the poor retirees and their neighbors receive help from an unlikely source -- a clan of tiny robotic aliens who supply free electricity and harass the developer's goons. This sentimental sci-fi drama was executive-produced by Steven Spielberg. ” - matthewwestfan
Beethoven's 4th (2001 Video)
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The family is pleasantly surprised and puzzled when Beethoven suddenly becomes obedient. Turns out it's a prince and the pauper scenario, with the real Beethoven now living with a pompous rich family. (93 mins.)
“ Man's best friend is back in this canine take on "The Prince and the Pauper." Siblings Sara (Michaela Gallo) and Brennan (Joe Pichler) take boisterous Beethoven to obedience training and accidentally return with Michelangelo, an upper-crust pup who looks just like their dog. Meanwhile, Beethoven goes home with the rich Sedgewick family, who wonders why their well-mannered pet is suddenly acting like a beast. ” - matthewwestfan
G-Force (2009)
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A specially trained squad of guinea pigs is dispatched to stop a diabolical billionaire from taking over the world. (88 mins.)
“ When a billionaire sets out to take over the world through a diabolical scheme involving household appliances, there is only one U.S. special forces unit capable of handling the job -- a squad of highly trained guinea pigs. Will Arnett, Bill Nighy and Zach Galifianakis star in this live-action/computer-animated adventure, which features top voice talent from Sam Rockwell, Jon Favreau, Nicolas Cage, Penélope Cruz, Steve Buscemi and Tracy Morgan. ” - matthewwestfan
Santa Buddies (2009 Video)
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At the North Pole, Father Christmas and his chief dog Santa Paws worry as the whole toys processing... (88 mins.)
Director: Robert Vince
“ George Wendt and Christopher Lloyd may be the human stars of this holiday tale, but the true stars are the Buddies: Budderball, B-Dawg, Rosebud, Buddha and MudBud, the golden retriever pups who must save Christmas. It all starts when Budderball gets his name on Santa Paws's naughty list, and Santa Paws's son, Puppy Paws, decides to take Budderball under his paw in this family-friendly North Pole adventure. ” - matthewwestfan
Shorts (2009)
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A young boy's discovery of a colorful, wish-granting rock causes chaos in the suburban town of Black Falls when jealous kids and scheming adults alike set out to get their hands on it. (89 mins.)
“ When the residents of a tight-knit community learn that 11-year-old Toe Thompson (Jimmy Bennett) has discovered a mysterious multicolored rock that grants the wishes of whomever possesses it, chaos ensues. Directed by Robert Rodriguez (Spy Kids), this family-friendly tale also stars Jon Cryer and Leslie Mann as Toe's parents, Kat Dennings as his sister Stacey, James Spader as the town mogul and William H. Macy as Dr. Noseworthy. ” - matthewwestfan
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)
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A local scientist is often regarded as a failure until he invents a machine that can make food fall from the sky. But little does he know, that things are about to take a turn for the worst. (90 mins.)
“ Inventor Flint Lockwood creates a machine that makes clouds rain food, enabling the down-and-out citizens of Chewandswallow to feed themselves. But when the falling food reaches gargantuan proportions, Flint must scramble to avert disaster. Can he regain control of the machine and put an end to the wild weather before the town is destroyed? Bill Hader and Anna Faris lend their vocal talents to this Golden Globe-nominated animated adventure. ” - matthewwestfan
Valiant (2005)
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Set in 1944, Valiant is a woodland pigeon who wants to become a great hero someday. When he hears they... (76 mins.)
Director: Gary Chapman
“ During World War II, a misfit pigeon named Valiant (voiced by Ewan McGregor) joins the Royal Pigeon Service to do his share for his country. Valiant's job turns out to be one of the most important of the war -- carrying essential messages from the French to the Allied forces prior to D-Day. Gary Chapman directs this animated film that also features the voices of Ricky Gervais, Jim Broadbent, John Cleese, Tim Curry, Rupert Farley and John Hurt. ” - matthewwestfan
Robin Hood (1973)
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The story of the legendary outlaw is portrayed with the characters as humanoid animals. (83 mins.)
“ With King Richard (voiced by Peter Ustinov) off to the Crusades, Prince John (Phil Harris) and his slithering minion, Sir Hiss (Terry Thomas), set about taxing Nottingham's citizens with support from the corrupt sheriff (Pat Buttram) -- and staunch opposition by the wily Robin Hood (Brian Bedford) and his band of merry men. Wolfgang Reitherman directs this all-animal Disney adaptation of the classic English folk tale. ” - matthewwestfan
Fly Me to the Moon 3D (2008)
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Three young houseflies stow away aboard the Apollo 11 flight to the moon. (84 mins.)
Director: Ben Stassen
“ Three ordinary flies -- best friends Nat, IQ and Scooter -- have the adventure of their lives when they stow away on Apollo 11 for its trip to the moon. As friends and family anxiously watch the lunar landing on television, the trio makes a crucial repair that could save the mission. Christopher Lloyd, Tim Curry and Kelly Ripa lend their voices to this charming animated feature, with a special appearance by real-life astronaut Buzz Aldrin. ” - matthewwestfan
Dr. Who and the Daleks (1965)
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An eccentric inventor and his companions travel in his TARDIS to the Planet Skaro and battle the evil menace of the Daleks. (82 mins.)
Director: Gordon Flemyng
“ When his time-traveling Tardis machine accidentally sends him, his two granddaughters (Jennie Linden and Roberta Tovey) and one of their boyfriends (Roy Castle) hurtling through space and time to planet Skaro, it's up to Dr. Who (Peter Cushing) to find their way safely home. But before they can go anywhere, the travelers must help the peaceful Thals defeat the menacing metallic Daleks and save Skaro from utter ruin. ” - matthewwestfan
CJ7 (2008)
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A poor Chinese laborer learns important lessons after his son gets a strange new toy. (86 mins.)
Director: Stephen Chow
“ Dicky (Jiao Xu) yearns for the hottest new toy -- a robotic dog -- but his poor father (Stephen Chow) gives him a strange, green ball he found in a junkyard instead. Turns out the unassuming present is actually an alien endowed with unearthly powers. Is Dicky ready for the responsibility of a pet that's capable of granting his every whim? Chow also directs, lending his off-kilter sensibility to this fable about being careful what you wish for. ” - matthewwestfan
Tom and Jerry's Greatest Chases (2000 Video)
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A compilation of 14 Tom & Jerry original classic shorts. (89 mins.)
Stars: Lee Tockar
“ The loveable cat and mouse are at it again! This disc contains 14 of Tom and Jerry's classic cartoons, including several musical offerings ("Johann Mouse," "The Cat Concerto," "Zoot Cat" and "Solid Serenade"). Also included are a beach trip ("Salt Water Tabby") and a horror parody ("Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Mouse"). Bonus features include "Jerry's Diary" and Jerry's classic dance sequence with hoofer Gene Kelly from the movie Anchors Aweigh. ” - matthewwestfan
I Shouldn't Be Alive (2005 TV Series)
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Re-enactments of real-life tales of human survival against the savage elements, dangerous climates and physical hazards. (60 mins.)
“ From the harsh Australian Outback to shark-infested seas, real stories of near-death experiences, bravery, endurance and pure miracles are recounted with interviews and reenactments in this documentary series about survival against all odds. ” - matthewwestfan
Planet 51 (2009)
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An alien civilization is invaded by Astronaut Chuck Baker, who believes that the planet was uninhabited. Wanted by the military, Baker must get back to his ship before it goes into orbit without him. (91 mins.)
“ When Earth astronaut Capt. Chuck Baker (Dwayne Johnson) arrives on Planet 51 -- a world reminiscent of American suburbia circa 1950 -- he tries to avoid capture, recover his spaceship and make it home safely, all with the help of an empathetic little green being. Joe Stillman (Shrek) writes and Jorge Blanco directs this animated thrill ride that also features the vocal talents of Jessica Biel and Gary Oldman. ” - matthewwestfan
Woody Woodpecker (1941 Short Film)
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The psychiatrist needs a psychiatrist after attempting to treat Woody Woodpecker. (7 mins.)
“ After watching just one of the 75 episodes featured in this collection of classic Woody Woodpecker cartoons, you're bound to try to imitate the redheaded bird's insidious signature laugh. Highlights in this second volume include appearances by other well-known animated characters such as Chilly Willy, Andy Panda, Buzz Buzzard and Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, plus rare vintage bonus features from the Walter Lantz archive ” - matthewwestfan
Curious George 2: Follow That Monkey! (2009)
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George embarks on a cross-country trip to reunite a baby elephant with her family. (80 mins.)
Director: Norton Virgien
“ This follow-up to the hit animated feature Curious George finds the playful monkey and the Man in the Yellow Hat traveling cross-country to help baby elephant Kayla find her family. Of course, there's time for plenty of misadventures along the way. The road may be long, but the incorrigible duo proves that teamwork always saves the day. The stellar voice cast includes Tim Curry, Jamie Kennedy, Matt Lauer and Jerry Lewis. ” - matthewwestfan
Tooth Fairy (2010)
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A bad deed on the part of a tough minor-league hockey player results in an unusual sentence: He must serve one week as a real-life tooth fairy. (101 mins.)
Director: Michael Lembeck
“ When minor-league hockey player Derek Thompson -- who has a penchant for knocking out his opponents' teeth every time he plays -- disillusions a fan, he is sentenced to a stint for one week as a bona fide, tutu-clad, real-life tooth fairy. Soon, Derek is inspired to rekindle his youthful dreams. Ashley Judd portrays his love interest, Carly, in this family comedy starring The Rock aka Dwayne Johnson. ” - matthewwestfan
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009)
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The world famous singing pre-teen chipmunk trio return to contend with the pressures of school, celebrity, and a rival female music group known as The Chipettes. (88 mins.)
Director: Betty Thomas
“ Alvin (voiced by Justin Long), Simon (Matthew Gray Gubler) and Theodore (Jesse McCartney) are back, along with their careworn manager, Dave (Jason Lee), and this time they have competition: The Chipettes (Anna Faris, Christina Applegate and Amy Poehler), hired by Dave's nemesis, Ian Hawke (David Cross). Cameron Richardson, Zachary Levi and Wendie Malick also lend their voice talents for this good-time live-action/CGI sequel. ” - matthewwestfan
The Mission (1986)
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18th century Spanish Jesuits try to protect a remote South American Indian tribe in danger of falling under the rule of pro-slavery Portugal. (125 mins.)
Director: Roland Joffé
“ In the mid-18th century, a Jesuit missionary named Father Gabriel (Jeremy Irons) establishes a church in the hostile jungles of Brazil, but he finds his work converting the Rain Forest Indians threatened by greed and political forces among his superiors. Rodrigo Mendoza (Robert De Niro) is a heartless soldier who kills his own brother and then convinces the Father's missionary to oversee his penance and conversion to the clergy. ” - matthewwestfan
The World's Greatest Athlete (1973)
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A down on his luck coach travels to Africa where he spots the world's greatest athlete - a white Tarzan-type. The coach brings him back to the U.S. of A. to compete. (93 mins.)
Director: Robert Scheerer
“ Stuck with a feeble sports department, college coach Sam Archer (John Amos) faces the ax unless he can reverse the school's athletic fortunes. An African vacation with his assistant (Tim Conway) answers Archer's prayers when he spots the athletically gifted Nanu (Jan-Michael Vincent). Sam counts on Nanu's remarkable abilities to put the team back on the winning track. This upbeat farce boasts an impressive cast of comedians. ” - matthewwestfan
Inspector Gadget (1999)
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A security guard's dreams come true when he is selected to be transformed into a cybernetic police officer. (78 mins.)
Director: David Kellogg
“ Nebbish rent-a-cop John Brown (Matthew Broderick) clings to life after he's mangled in an explosion perpetrated by the iniquitous Dr. Claw (Rupert Everett). But robotics expert Brenda Bradford (Joely Fisher) comes to his rescue and replaces his limbs with a cornucopia of gadgets. Transformed into crime-fighting machine, the newly-created Inspector Gadget vows revenge -- and he'll need all his mettle -- and metal -- to bring down Dr. Claw. ” - matthewwestfan
SpongeBob SquarePants (1999 TV Series)
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Spongebob's pants have shrunk in the dryer, so he buys some new, round pants, but no one recognises him. (23 mins.)
“ Desperate for a new pair of pants, SpongeBob SquarePants creates chaos throughout Bikini Bottom as he goes on an unrelenting quest for the article of clothing in the title episode. He even winds up in police custody after stealing a pair! This program features seven additional episodes of Nickelodeon's smash hit animated series, featuring SpongeBob and all his undersea friends, along with a photo gallery of animation art. ” - matthewwestfan
Toy Story 3 (2010)
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The toys are mistakenly delivered to a day-care center instead of the attic right before Andy leaves for college, and it's up to Woody to convince the other toys that they weren't abandoned and to return home. (103 mins.)
Director: Lee Unkrich
“ In this installment of the Pixar animated franchise, toy cowboy Woody (voiced by Tom Hanks), his astronaut pal, Buzz Lightyear (Tim Allen), and their friends cope with their owner's departure for college -- and their new home in a day-care center. Joan Cusack, John Ratzenberger, Don Rickles, Michael Keaton and Ned Beatty also lend their voices to this delightful sequel that earned a Golden Globe Award and an Oscar for Best Animated Feature Film. ” - matthewwestfan
How the Earth Was Made (2007 Documentary)
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A brief account of the Earth's geological progression, from its creation 4.6 billion years ago to scientists' predictions of its demise more than 2.5 billion years in the future. (90 mins.)
Director: Peter Chinn
“ With remarkable on-location footage and stunning special effects, this informative program from "The Continents" series traces the course of the Earth's evolution from a bubbling mass of molten rock to the hospitable planet we live on today. Cutting-edge scientific insight and interviews with prominent geologists will fire your imagination and ensure that you'll never look at the Earth in quite the same way again. ” - matthewwestfan
The Guardian (2006)
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A high school swim champion with a troubled past enrolls in the U.S. Coast Guard's "A" School, where legendary rescue swimmer Ben Randall teaches him some hard lessons about loss, love, and self-sacrifice. (139 mins.)
Director: Andrew Davis
“ When legendary rescue swimmer Ben Randall (Kevin Costner) is appointed to teach at an elite Coast Guard school, he's compelled to skillfully train and inspire cocky upstart Jake Fischer (Ashton Kutcher) to excellence, courtesy of some unorthodox coaching methods. But as Ben helps the young hotshot build his strength, he's also aiming to strengthen his character in this powerful tale of courage and endurance from director Andrew Davis. ” - matthewwestfan
Gus (1976)
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The California Atoms are in last place with no hope of moving up. But by switching the mule from team mascot to team member... (96 mins.)
“ Get ready for some wholesome family fun with this 1976 Disney comedy about the California Atoms, an inept, last-place football team that turns its luck around with the help of their new star player -- a football-kicking mule named Gus! The villainous competition attempts to kidnap Gus, with slapstick results. Ed Asner, Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Dick Van Patten, Bob Crane and Tom Bosley fill out the star-studded cast. ” - matthewwestfan
The Sarah Jane Adventures (2007 TV Series)
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Investigative journalist Sarah Jane Smith, with the help of her adopted son, his friends, and an intelligent supercomputer, combats evil alien forces here on Earth. (60 mins.)
“ A spinoff of the hit BBC show "Doctor Who," this sci-fi children's series stars Elisabeth Sladen as investigative reporter Sarah Jane Smith, who takes it upon herself to save the planet from evil extraterrestrials bent on global domination. Helping Sarah Jane defend the world against the alien baddies are her genetically engineered son, Luke (Tommy Knight), and her young neighbor. ” - matthewwestfan
The Matrix (1999)
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A computer hacker learns from mysterious rebels about the true nature of his reality and his role in the war against its controllers. (136 mins.)
“ In this complex story that aspires to mythology, a computer hacker (Keanu Reeves) searches for the truth behind the mysterious force known as the Matrix. He finds his answer with a group of strangers led by the charismatic Morpheus (Laurence Fishburne). What they encounter in confronting that truth makes for a lightning-paced, eye-popping thrill ride of a movie that cleverly combines sociopolitical commentary with cutting-edge special effects. ” - matthewwestfan
7th Street Theater (2007 TV Series)
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This program was the first ever prime time Christian drama series in the history of broadcasting. It follows the life of five Christian actors who perform a weekly stage show for their community. (23 mins.)
“ Created with the intent of providing wholesome entertainment with a Christian influence, this dramatic series centers on a group of Christian actors who perform short pieces that explore the themes of faith and spirituality. The cast includes Terry Loughlin, Jack Kelly, Cody Harding, Josh Gaffga, Hugh McLean, Johanna Jowett, Stacey J. Aswad and Shane Willimon. ” - matthewwestfan
Inception (2010)
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A thief, who steals corporate secrets through use of dream-sharing technology, is given the inverse task of planting an idea into the mind of a CEO. (148 mins.)
“ Oscar-nominated for Best Picture, this unnerving sci-fi thriller stars Leonardo DiCaprio as Dom Cobb, who earns a tidy sum infiltrating the dreams of corporate titans to steal their most closely held secrets. Tapped by a rich industrialist (Ken Watanabe) for a job involving a rival's heir, Cobb marshals a team of specialists that includes his right-hand man (Joseph Gordon-Levitt), an architecture student (Ellen Page) and a chemist (Dileep Rao). ” - matthewwestfan
The A-Team (2010)
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A group of Iraq War veterans looks to clear their name with the U.S. military, who suspect the four men of committing a crime for which they were framed. (117 mins.)
Director: Joe Carnahan
“ This updated feature-film take on the hit 1980s television show follows a group of Iraq War veterans on the run from U.S. military forces while they try to clear their names after being framed for a crime they didn't commit. Along the way, Col. Hannibal Smith, Capt. H.M. "Howling Mad" Murdock , Sgt. Bosco "B.A." Baracus and Lt. Templeton "Faceman" Peck help out various people they encounter. Joe Carnahan directs this high-octane actioner. ” - matthewwestfan
Despicable Me (2010)
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When a criminal mastermind uses a trio of orphan girls as pawns for a grand scheme, he finds their love is profoundly changing him for the better. (95 mins.)
“ Villainous Gru (Steve Carell) lives up to his reputation as a despicable, deplorable and downright unlikable guy when he hatches a plan to steal the moon from the sky. But he has a tough time staying on task after three orphans land in his care. Julie Andrews voices the role of Gru's malevolent mom, and Jason Segel, Kristen Wiig and Will Arnett round out the ensemble cast in this comic tale that earned a Golden Globe nod for Best Animated Feature. ” - matthewwestfan
Unstoppable (2010)
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With an unmanned, half-mile-long freight train barreling toward a city, a veteran engineer and a young conductor race against the clock to prevent a catastrophe. (98 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
“ It's a nail-biting race against time as an unmanned train carrying a load of lethal chemicals speeds out of control, and a conductor and engineer do everything in their power to keep it from derailing and killing tens of thousands of people. Denzel Washington leads the cast in Tony Scott's tough-minded action thriller, in which a terrible circumstance forces a couple of ordinary men to become extraordinary heroes. ” - matthewwestfan
Jurassic Park (1993)
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During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok. (127 mins.)
“ A multimillionaire (Richard Attenborough) unveils a new theme park where visitors can observe dinosaurs cloned using advanced DNA technology. But when an employee tampers with the security system, the dinosaurs escape, forcing the visitors to fight for their survival. Sam Neill, Jeff Goldblum and Laura Dern star in this thrilling, action-packed blockbuster from acclaimed director Steven Spielberg and based on the novel by Michael Crichton. ” - matthewwestfan
The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
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A research team is sent to the Jurassic Park Site B island to study the dinosaurs there while another team approaches with another agenda. (129 mins.)
“ Four years after Jurassic Park's genetically bred dinosaurs ran amok, multimillionaire John Hammond (Richard Attenborough) shocks chaos theorist Ian Malcolm (Jeff Goldblum) by revealing that Hammond has been breeding more beasties at a secret location. Malcolm, his paleontologist ladylove (Julianne Moore) and a wildlife videographer (Vince Vaughn) join an expedition to document the lethal lizards' natural behavior in this action-packed thriller. ” - matthewwestfan
Jurassic Park III (2001)
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A decidedly odd couple with ulterior motives convince Dr. Alan Grant to go to Isla Sorna (the second InGen dinosaur lab.), resulting in an unexpected landing...and unexpected new inhabitants on the island. (92 mins.)
Director: Joe Johnston
“ In need of funds for research, Dr. Alan Grant (Sam Neill) accepts a large sum of money to accompany Paul and Amanda Kirby (William H. Macy and Tea Leoni) on an aerial tour of the infamous Isla Sorna. It isn't long before all @#!*% breaks loose and the stranded wayfarers must fight for survival as a host of new -- and even more deadly -- dinosaurs try to make snacks of them. Laura Dern, Michael Jeter, Alessandro Nivola and Trevor Morgan co-star. ” - matthewwestfan
TRON (1982)
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A computer hacker is abducted into the digital world and forced to participate in gladiatorial games where his only chance of escape is with the help of a heroic security program. (96 mins.)
“ While trying to prove that his boss (David Warner) stole his ideas, video game programmer Kevin Flynn (Jeff Bridges) is literally sucked into a virtual world where he's part of the game. There, he pairs with Tron (Bruce Boxleitner) to bring down a powerful entity known as Master Control Program. Story takes a backseat to technology in this classic that shattered the boundaries of special effects in the early 1980s -- and launched an arcade sensation. ” - matthewwestfan
TRON: Legacy (2010)
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The son of a virtual world designer goes looking for his father and ends up inside the digital world that his father designed. He meets his father's corrupted creation and a unique ally who was born inside the digital world. (125 mins.)
Director: Joseph Kosinski
“ While investigating the mysterious disappearance of his father, Kevin (Jeff Bridges), techie Sam Flynn (Garrett Hedlund) lands in a beguiling computerized world of enslaved gladiators, where his dad has been living for more than 20 years. Joined by Kevin's trusted friend (Olivia Wilde), the father and son must journey across a breathtaking -- and perilous -- cyberscape in this 21st-century update to the beloved 1982 sci-fi classic. ” - matthewwestfan
Iron Man (2008)
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After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil. (126 mins.)
Director: Jon Favreau
“ After escaping from kidnappers using makeshift power armor, an ultrarich inventor and weapons maker (Robert Downey Jr.) turns his creation into a force for good by using it to fight crime. But his skills are stretched to the limit when he must face the evil Iron Monger. Gwyneth Paltrow, Jeff Bridges and Terrence Howard also star in director Jon Favreau's tongue-in-cheek superhero tale based on the popular Marvel comic. ” - matthewwestfan
Iron Man 2 (2010)
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With the world now aware of his identity as Iron Man, Tony Stark must contend with both his declining health and a vengeful mad man with ties to his father's legacy. (124 mins.)
Director: Jon Favreau
“ Wealthy inventor Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) -- aka Iron Man -- resists calls by the American government to hand over his technology. Meanwhile, Ivan Vanko (Mickey Rourke) has constructed his own miniaturized arc reactor, causing all kinds of problems for our superhero. Sam Rockwell, Gwyneth Paltrow, Scarlett Johansson, Don Cheadle and Samuel L. Jackson co-star in director Jon Favreau's sequel based on Marvel comic book characters. ” - matthewwestfan
The Bourne Identity (2002)
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A man is picked up by a fishing boat, bullet-riddled and suffering from amnesia, before racing to elude assassins and regain his memory. (119 mins.)
Director: Doug Liman
“ Wounded to the brink of death and suffering from amnesia, Jason Bourne (Matt Damon) is rescued at sea by a fisherman. With nothing to go on but a Swiss bank account number, he starts to reconstruct his life, but finds that many people he encounters want him dead. Bourne realizes, though, that he has the combat and mental skills of a world-class spy, but who does he work for? Doug Liman directs this blockbuster reboot of Robert Ludlum's novel. ” - matthewwestfan
The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
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When Jason Bourne is framed for a CIA operation gone awry, he is forced to resume his former life as a trained assassin to survive. (108 mins.)
Director: Paul Greengrass
“ Flushed from his momentary refuge by an assassin, amnesiac -- and ex-CIA killer -- Jason Bourne (Matt Damon) finds himself thrust into secret alliances, setups and shootouts in this riveting sequel, the second leg of scribe Robert Ludlum's espionage trilogy. Still haunted by a murky past, Bourne attempts to piece together the shards of his life while protecting his girlfriend (Franka Potente) and thwarting an international incident. ” - matthewwestfan
The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
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Jason Bourne dodges a ruthless CIA official and his agents from a new assassination program while searching for the origins of his life as a trained killer. (115 mins.)
Director: Paul Greengrass
“ Matt Damon returns as trained assassin Jason Bourne in this third film based on Robert Ludlum's best-selling novels. This time around, Bourne travels the globe on a quest to reconstruct his past -- and thus clear the way for his future. As Bourne moves from Moscow to Paris and on to Madrid, London, New York and Morocco, he's joined by returning cast members Julia Stiles and Joan Allen as well as new co-stars David Strathairn and Paddy Considine. ” - matthewwestfan
Sherlock (2010 TV Series)
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A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London. (88 mins.)
“ This modern-day refresh of Sherlock Holmes has Arthur Conan Doyle's deductive genius (Benedict Cumberbatch) moving through London as a Web-adept consultant to Inspector Lestrade (Rupert Graves), and Dr. John Watson (Martin Freeman) as an Afghan War vet who shares his Baker Street digs. Shedding the Victorian trappings but retaining the dark humor and clever wordplay, the opening season plunges Holmes into "A Study in Pink" and two other cases. ” - matthewwestfan
The Terminator (1984)
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A seemingly indestructible humanoid cyborg is sent from 2029 to 1984 to assassinate a waitress, whose unborn son will lead humanity in a war against the machines, while a soldier from that war is sent to protect her at all costs. (107 mins.)
Director: James Cameron
“ In the post-apocalyptic future, reigning tyrannical supercomputers teleport a cyborg assassin known as the "Terminator" (Arnold Schwarzenegger) back to 1984 to snuff Sarah Connor (Linda Hamilton), whose unborn son is destined to lead insurgents against 21st century mechanical hegemony. Meanwhile, the human-resistance movement dispatches a lone warrior (Michael Biehn) to safeguard Sarah. Can he stop the virtually indestructible killing machine? ” - matthewwestfan
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
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A cyborg, identical to the one who failed to kill Sarah Connor, must now protect her teenage son, John Connor, from a more advanced cyborg. (137 mins.)
Director: James Cameron
“ In this sequel, director James Cameron delivers scene after scene of action-packed thrills. A bigger, better Terminator (Arnold Schwarzenegger) is gunning for a shape-shifting T-1000 who's out to kill John Connor (Edward Furlong), the son of Sarah (Linda Hamilton), the original Terminator's nemesis. This Extreme Edition of the film includes 16 minutes of unseen footage and other extras. ” - matthewwestfan
Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)
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A cybernetic warrior from a post-apocalyptic future travels back in time to protect a 25-year old drifter and his future wife from a most advanced robotic assassin and to ensure they both survive a nuclear attack. (109 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Mostow
“ It's been 10 years since John Connor (Nick Stahl) saved Earth from Judgment Day, and he's now living under the radar, steering clear of using anything Skynet can trace. That is, until he encounters T-X (Kristanna Loken), a robotic assassin ordered to finish what T-1000 started. Good thing Connor's former nemesis, the Terminator (Arnold Schwarzenegger), is back to aid the now-adult Connor … just like he promised. Claire Danes co-stars. ” - matthewwestfan
Terminator Salvation (2009)
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In 2018, a mysterious new weapon in the war against the machines, half-human and half-machine, comes to John Connor on the eve of a resistance attack on Skynet. But whose side is he on, and can he be trusted? (115 mins.)
Director: McG
“ All grown up in post-apocalyptic 2018, John Connor (Christian Bale) must lead the resistance of humans against the increasingly dominating militaristic robots in this fourth installment of the popular action-packed Terminator series. But when Marcus Wright (Sam Worthington) appears, his existence confuses the mission as Connor tries to determine whether Wright has come from the future or the past -- and whether he's friend or foe. ” - matthewwestfan
24 (2001 TV Series)
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Jack Bauer, Director of Field Ops for the Counter-Terrorist Unit of Los Angeles, races against the clock to subvert terrorist plots and save his nation from ultimate disaster. (44 mins.)
“ Each season of this Emmy-winning action thriller follows 24 hours in the life of Jack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland), a special agent who works for the government thwarting terrorist attacks, assassination attempts and other major threats to national security. Filmed in real time, the clock ticks down as Jack puts life and limb on the line defusing bombs, intercepting biological weapons and struggling with his own inner demons. ” - matthewwestfan
First Blood (1982)
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Former Green Beret John Rambo is pursued into the mountains surrounding a small town by a tyrannical sheriff and his deputies, forcing him to survive using his combat skills. (93 mins.)
Director: Ted Kotcheff
“ When former Green Beret John Rambo (Sylvester Stallone) is harassed by local law enforcement and arrested for vagrancy, the Vietnam vet snaps, runs for the hills and rat-a-tat-tats his way into the action-movie hall of fame. Hounded by a relentless sheriff (Brian Dennehy), Rambo employs heavy-handed guerilla tactics to shake the cops off his tail. This edition includes commentary by Stallone and deleted scenes -- including an alternate ending. ” - matthewwestfan
Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)
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John Rambo is released from prison by the government for a top-secret covert mission to the last place on Earth he'd want to return - the jungles of Vietnam. (96 mins.)
“ In this explosive sequel, Col. Troutman (Richerd Crenna) recruits ex-Green Beret John Rambo (Sylvester Stallone) for a highly secret and dangerous mission. Teamed with freedom fighter Co Bao (Julia Nickson), Rambo goes deep into Vietnam to rescue POWs. Deserted by his own team, he's left in a hostile jungle to fight for his life, avenge the death of a woman and bring corrupt officials to justice -- Rambo-style, of course. ” - matthewwestfan
Rambo III (1988)
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Colonel Trautman is captured by Soviets during a mission in Afghanistan and Rambo sets out to rescue him while taking on the invading Russian forces. (102 mins.)
Director: Peter MacDonald
“ The battle rages on in this explosive third installment of the Rambo trilogy, the most expensive film ever at the time of its release. Combat has taken its toll on Rambo (Sylvester Stallone), but he's finally begun to find inner peace in a monastery. When Rambo's friend and mentor Col. Trautman (Richard Crenna) asks for his help on a top secret mission to Afghanistan, Rambo declines but must reconsider when Trautman is captured. ” - matthewwestfan
Rambo (2008)
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In Thailand, John Rambo joins a group of missionaries to venture into war-torn Burma, and rescue a group of Christian aid workers who were kidnapped by the ruthless local infantry unit. (92 mins.)
“ When governments fail to act on behalf of captive missionaries, ex-Green Beret John James Rambo (Sylvester Stallone) sets aside his peaceful existence along the Salween River in a war-torn region of Thailand to take action. Although he's still haunted by violent memories of his time as a U.S. soldier during the Vietnam War, Rambo can hardly turn his back on the aid workers who so desperately need his help. ” - matthewwestfan
Spider-Man (2002)
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When bitten by a genetically modified spider, a nerdy, shy, and awkward high school student gains spider-like abilities that he eventually must use to fight evil as a superhero after tragedy befalls his family. (121 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
“ After being chomped by a genetically altered spider, shy high schooler Peter Parker (Tobey Maguire) is endowed with amazing superpowers. And while he first uses them to win wrestling matches, he'll eventually need them to battle a villain known as the Green Goblin (Willem Dafoe). Peter's abilities allow him to win the girl of his dreams (Kirsten Dunst), but family tragedy and a suspicious best friend (James Fracno) leave him emotionally drained. ” - matthewwestfan
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
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Peter Parker is beset with troubles in his failing personal life as he battles a brilliant scientist named Doctor Otto Octavius. (127 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
“ Peter Parker (Tobey Maguire) is going through a major identity crisis. Burned out from being Spider-Man, he decides to shelve his superhero alter ego, which leaves the city suffering in the wake of carnage left by the evil Doc Ock (Alfred Molina). In the meantime, Parker still can't act on his feelings for Mary Jane Watson (Kirsten Dunst), a girl he's loved since childhood. Sam Raimi directs this sequel to the live-action blockbuster. ” - matthewwestfan
Spider-Man 3 (2007)
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A strange black entity from another world bonds with Peter Parker and causes inner turmoil as he contends with new villains, temptations, and revenge. (139 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
“ The seemingly invincible Spider-Man (Tobey Maguire) goes up against an all-new crop of villains -- including the shape-shifting Sandman -- in the third installment of this blockbusting comic book adventure series directed by Sam Raimi. While Spidey's superpowers are altered by an alien organism, his alter ego, Peter Parker, deals with nemesis Eddie Brock (Topher Grace) and gets caught up in a love triangle. ” - matthewwestfan
2012 (2009)
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A frustrated writer struggles to keep his family alive when a series of global catastrophes threatens to annihilate mankind. (158 mins.)
Director: Roland Emmerich
“ The seemingly invincible Spider-Man (Tobey Maguire) goes up against an all-new crop of villains -- including the shape-shifting Sandman -- in the third installment of this blockbusting comic book adventure series directed by Sam Raimi. While Spidey's superpowers are altered by an alien organism, his alter ego, Peter Parker, deals with nemesis Eddie Brock (Topher Grace) and gets caught up in a love triangle. ” - matthewwestfan
Firewall (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A security specialist is forced into robbing the bank that he's protecting, as a bid to pay off his family's ransom. (105 mins.)
“ State-of-the-art security system creator Jack Stanfield (Harrison Ford) has cemented his reputation as a man who's thought of everything. But when a criminal (Paul Bettany) finds a way into Jack's personal life, everything Jack holds dear is suddenly at stake. Virginia Madsen, Alan Arkin and Robert Patrick co-star in this taut thriller from acclaimed British director Richard Loncraine (Richard III, Wimbledon). ” - matthewwestfan
Knowing (2009)
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M.I.T. professor John Koestler links a mysterious list of numbers from a time capsule to past and future disasters and sets out to prevent the ultimate catastrophe. (121 mins.)
Director: Alex Proyas
“ Fifty years after a time capsule was buried at a local school, teacher John Koestler (Nicolas Cage) examines its contents and discovers that it holds many shockingly true predictions. Soon, John is convinced that his family will play a role in an impending apocalypse. Rose Byrne co-stars as Diane Wayland, the daughter of the woman who first buried the capsule, in this tense blockbuster thriller from ace sci-fi auteur Alex Proyas. ” - matthewwestfan
Die Hard (1988)
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John McClane, officer of the NYPD, tries to save his wife Holly Gennaro and several others that were taken hostage by German terrorist Hans Gruber during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles. (131 mins.)
Director: John McTiernan
“ NYPD cop John McClane's (Bruce Willis) plan to reconcile with his estranged wife, Holly (Bonnie Bedelia), is thrown for a serious loop when minutes after he arrives at her office, the entire building is overtaken by a group of pitiless terrorists. With little help from the LAPD, wisecracking McClane sets out to single-handedly rescue the hostages and bring the bad guys down. This classic John McTiernan actioner launched Willis into superstardom. ” - matthewwestfan
Die Hard 2 (1990)
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John McClane attempts to avert disaster as rogue military operatives seize control of Dulles International Airport in Washington, D.C. (124 mins.)
Director: Renny Harlin
“ Bruce Willis reprises his role as John McClane, an off-duty cop gripped with a feeling of déjà vu when on a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation's capital, terrorists seize a major international airport, holding thousands of holiday travelers hostage. Renegade military commandos led by a murderous rogue officer (William Sadler) plot to rescue a drug lord from justice and are prepared for every contingency except one: McClane's smart-mouthed heroics. ” - matthewwestfan
Die Hard with a Vengeance (1995)
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John McClane and a Harlem store owner are targeted by German terrorist Simon Gruber in New York City, where he plans to rob the Federal Reserve Building. (128 mins.)
Director: John McTiernan
“ Bruce Willis is back and kicking bad-guy butt as New York detective John McClane in the third installment of this action-packed series, which finds him teaming with civilian Zeus Carver (Samuel L. Jackson) to prevent the loss of innocent lives. McClane thought he'd seen it all, until a genius named Simon (Jeremy Irons) engages McClane, his new "partner" -- and his beloved city -- in a deadly game that demands their concentration. ” - matthewwestfan
Live Free or Die Hard (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
John McClane and a young hacker join forces to take down master cyber-terrorist Thomas Gabriel in Washington D.C. (128 mins.)
Director: Len Wiseman
“ John McClane (Bruce Willis) is back and badder than ever, and this time he's working for Homeland Security. He calls on the services of a young hacker (Justin Long) in his bid to stop a ring of Internet terrorists intent on taking control of America's computer infrastructure. Fear not, the information-age plot still boasts plenty of good old-fashioned gunfights, smash-ups and explosions. ” - matthewwestfan