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1.
Batman Begins (2005)
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After training with his mentor, Batman begins his fight to free crime-ridden Gotham City from the corruption that Scarecrow and the League of Shadows have cast upon it. (140 mins.)
“ They finally got it right. Finally.- Felix Vasquez, Cinema Crazed ” - em-vallente
 
2.
The Dark Knight (2008)
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When the menace known as the Joker emerges from his mysterious past, he wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, the Dark Knight must accept one of the greatest psychological and physical tests of his ability to fight injustice. (152 mins.)
“ Watching The Dark Knight is like gazing into a mirror on a waning moon night: chilling and mesmerizing.- Lisa Kennedy, Denver Post, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
3.
The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
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Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, the Dark Knight, with the help of the enigmatic Selina, is forced from his exile to save Gotham City, now on the edge of total annihilation, from the brutal guerrilla terrorist Bane. (164 mins.)
“ The biggest surprise may just be how satisfying Nolan has made his farewell to a Dark Knight trilogy that many fans will wish he'd extend to a 10-part series, at least.-Bob Mondello, NPR, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
4.
Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
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Steve Rogers, a rejected military soldier transforms into Captain America after taking a dose of a "Super-Soldier serum". But being Captain America comes at a price as he attempts to take down a war monger and a terrorist organization. (124 mins.)
Director: Joe Johnston
“ Full of knowing nods for fans and stunningly designed, Captain America might not be perfect but it is an awful lot of fun.- Rob Power, SFX Magazine ” - em-vallente
 
5.
Thor (2011)
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The powerful but arrogant god Thor is cast out of Asgard to live amongst humans in Midgard (Earth), where he soon becomes one of their finest defenders. (115 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Branagh
“ It may not be strongest film to have made the transition from comic book to screen but it does whet the appetite for more from the hammer-wielding thoroughbred and his jealous sibling.- Ed Whitfield, The Ooh Tray ” - em-vallente
 
6.
The Avengers (2012)
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Earth's mightiest heroes must come together and learn to fight as a team if they are to stop the mischievous Loki and his alien army from enslaving humanity. (143 mins.)
Director: Joss Whedon
“ If you are a Marvel fan, then The Avengers will feel like Christmas. Thanks to the merry doings of the director, Joss Whedon, all your favorite characters are here, as shiny and as tempting as presents under the tree.- Anthony Lane, New Yorker, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
7.
In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
A man named Farmer sets out to rescue his kidnapped wife and avenge the death of his son -- two acts committed by the Krugs, a race of animal-warriors who are controlled by the evil Gallian. (127 mins.)
Director: Uwe Boll
“ Boll manages to hold this disaster in the making together by infusing it with unexpected energy.- Joshua Tyler, CinemaBlend.com ” - em-vallente
 
8.
Eragon (2006)
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In his homeland of Alagaesia, a farm boy happens upon a dragon's egg -- a discovery that leads him on a predestined journey where he realizes he's the one person who can defend his home against an evil king. (104 mins.)
“ Eragon may not be a big Oscar contender, but in a movie season filled with blood diamonds, fascist soldiers and Idi Amin, it provides a much-needed afternoon of PG-rated family-friendly adventure.- Peter Hartlaub, San Francisco Chronicle, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
9.
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)
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Four kids travel through a wardrobe to the land of Narnia and learn of their destiny to free it with the guidance of a mystical lion. (143 mins.)
Director: Andrew Adamson
“ Because it is a children's story about children it is occasionally a bit precious, but only occasionally. For the most part it is an extremely well-designed piece of fantasy that doesn't try to overwhelm the audience.- Joshua Starnes, ComingSoon.com ” - em-vallente
 
10.
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (2010)
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Lucy and Edmund Pevensie return to Narnia with their cousin Eustace where they meet up with Prince Caspian for a trip across the sea aboard the royal ship The Dawn Treader. Along the way they encounter dragons, dwarves, merfolk, and a band of lost warriors before reaching the edge of the world. (113 mins.)
Director: Michael Apted
“ Despite some rejiggering of the book's plot, it's a film that should please Narnia fans and, if it does well, may lead to the return of Eustace in the next installment, The Silver Chair. Here's hoping.- Nancy Churnin, Dallas Morning News, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
11.
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2008)
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The Pevensie siblings return to Narnia, where they are enlisted to once again help ward off an evil king and restore the rightful heir to the land's throne, Prince Caspian. (150 mins.)
Director: Andrew Adamson
“ Prince Caspian may be less full of innocent wonder than its predecessor, but it is a smarter, better film. Like its young stars, the Narnia franchise has, for better and worse, grown up.- Christopher Orr, New Republic, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
12.
The Golden Compass (2007)
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In a parallel universe, young Lyra Belacqua journeys to the far North to save her best friend and other kidnapped children from terrible experiments by a mysterious organization. (113 mins.)
Director: Chris Weitz
“ Some of the material is wildly imaginative, some of it is just kinda silly. But it all looks good, and the kids are likable, [and] Kidman makes for an intriguing villain.- Richard Roeper, Ebert & Roeper, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
13.
Stardust (2007)
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In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. (127 mins.)
Director: Matthew Vaughn
“ Like the star that falls to Earth near the beginning of the movie, Stardust is glittery and pretty and possesses its own pleasing-enough personality, but it won't set the world on fire.- Mark Bourne, Film.com, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
14.
Enchanted (2007)
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A young maiden in a land called Andalasia, who is prepared to be wed, is sent away to New York City by an evil queen, where she falls in love with a lawyer. (107 mins.)
Director: Kevin Lima
“ Amy Adams delivers an iconic breakthrough performance in Kevin Lima's sophisticated and subversive Disney film.- Joe Baltake, Passionate Moviegoer, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
15.
Ella Enchanted (2004)
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Ella is under a spell to be constantly obedient, a fact she must hide from her new step-family in order to protect the prince of the land, her friend for whom she's falling. (96 mins.)
Director: Tommy O'Haver
“ In its innocence, sweet heart and abundant wit, it has more going for it, by my accounting, than a dozen more expensive-looking films.- Michael O'Sullivan, Washington Post, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
16.
The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004)
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Now settled in Genovia, Princess Mia faces a new revelation: she is being primed for an arranged marriage to an English suitor. (113 mins.)
Director: Garry Marshall
“ Offers enough glossy good cheer to appeal to everyone.- Carla Meyer, San Francisco Chronicle, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
17.
The Lake House (2006)
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A lonely doctor, who once occupied an unusual lakeside house, begins exchanging love letters with its former resident, a frustrated architect. They must try to unravel the mystery behind their extraordinary romance before it's too late. (99 mins.)
“ For fans of classic time-askew romance movies like A Portrait of Jennie, Kate & Leopold or Somewhere in Time, The Lake House is especially recommended.- Staci Layne Wilson, Buzzine Magazine ” - em-vallente
 
18.
A Walk to Remember (2002)
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The story of two North Carolina teens, Landon Carter and Jamie Sullivan, who are thrown together after Landon gets into trouble and is made to do community service. (101 mins.)
Director: Adam Shankman
“ A shameless, compassionate tearjerker about hope, inspiration and courage.- Mark Halverson, Sacramento News & Review ” - em-vallente
 
19.
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
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Blacksmith Will Turner teams up with eccentric pirate "Captain" Jack Sparrow to save his love, the governor's daughter, from Jack's former pirate allies, who are now undead. (143 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
“ Here -- in a Jerry Bruckheimer-produced high-seas adventure that incorporates roaring cannons, oddball comedy, a love story and more than a touch of the supernatural -- Depp unleashes his theatrical bravado. He's hilarious.- David Ansen, Newsweek, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
20.
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
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Jack Sparrow races to recover the heart of Davy Jones to avoid enslaving his soul to Jones' service, as other friends and foes seek the heart for their own agenda as well. (151 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
“ The second Pirates of the Caribbean movie is a sweet umbrella drink leaving no hangover, two hours and 20 minutes of escapism that once again makes the movies safe for guilt-free fun.- Michael Booth, Denver Post, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
21.
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
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Captain Barbossa, Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann must sail off the edge of the map, navigate treachery and betrayal, find Jack Sparrow, and make their final alliances for one last decisive battle. (169 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
“ Not for the logically minded or the seasick prone, the film, like its two predecessors, is a dizzing concoction of multiple simultaneous stories taking place either in the real world or anybody's unhinged imagination, take your pick.- Prairie Miller, NewsBlaze ” - em-vallente
 
22.
A Knight's Tale (2001)
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After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight. (132 mins.)
Director: Brian Helgeland
“ The movie promises to rock you, and much of the time it does.- Rita Kempley, Washington Post, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
23.
The Mask of Zorro (1998)
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A young thief, seeking revenge for the death of his brother, is trained by the once great, but aged Zorro, who also pursues vengeance of his own. (136 mins.)
Director: Martin Campbell
“ This is the best movie version of Zorro to date.- James Plath, Movie Metropolis ” - em-vallente
 
24.
Rocky (1976)
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Rocky Balboa, a small-time boxer, gets a supremely rare chance to fight heavy-weight champion Apollo Creed in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect. (120 mins.)
“ A description of it would sound like a cliche from beginning to end. But Rocky isn't about a story, it's about a hero. And it's inhabited with supreme confidence by a star.- Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
25.
Real Steel (2011)
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In the near future, robot boxing is a top sport. A struggling promoter feels he's found a champion in a discarded robot. (127 mins.)
Director: Shawn Levy
“ Wow, they actually made Rock Em Sock Em Robots - The Movie! Even more surprising is how amazing this movie is. Filled to the brim with heart, soul, grit, and fun. One of the best movies of 2011.- Michelle Alexandria, Eclipse Magazine ” - em-vallente
 
26.
Transformers (2007)
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An ancient struggle between two Cybertronian races, the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons, comes to Earth, with a clue to the ultimate power held by a teenager. (144 mins.)
Director: Michael Bay
“ It is a teenage boy's wet dream. The girls are insanely hot, the lead is awkward/funny and the action sequences are top notch.- Jeff Bayer, the Scorecard Review ” - em-vallente
 
27.
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)
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Sam Witwicky leaves the Autobots behind for a normal life. But when his mind is filled with cryptic symbols, the Decepticons target him and he is dragged back into the Transformers' war. (150 mins.)
Director: Michael Bay
“ Filled with explosions, amazing special effects and a good dose of humor. It's everything a summer blockbuster should be.- Jackie K. Cooper, jackiekcooper.com ” - em-vallente
 
28.
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)
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An elite military unit comprised of special operatives known as G.I. Joe, operating out of The Pit, takes on an evil organization led by a notorious arms dealer. (118 mins.)
Director: Stephen Sommers
“ As a pure action movie, a popcorn movie if you will, G.I. Joe delivers the goods.- Robert Roten, Laramie Movie Scope ” - em-vallente
 
29.
The Bourne Legacy (2012)
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An expansion of the universe from Robert Ludlum's novels, centered on a new hero whose stakes have been triggered by the events of the previous three films. (135 mins.)
Director: Tony Gilroy
“ Fast paced, tightly plotted and strongly performed, The Bourne Legacy is an inventive continuation of the groundbreaking Bourne series.- Erin Free, FILMINK (Australia) ” - em-vallente
 
30.
Taken (2008)
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A retired CIA agent travels across Europe and relies on his old skills to save his estranged daughter, who has been kidnapped while on a trip to Paris. (93 mins.)
Director: Pierre Morel
“ It's so awesome to see Liam Neeson taking out the trash in pursuit of his prized child.- Dave White, Movies.com ” - em-vallente
 
31.
RED (2010)
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When his peaceful life is threatened by a high-tech assassin, former black-ops agent Frank Moses reassembles his old team in a last ditch effort to survive and uncover his assailants. (111 mins.)
“ Red has ka-booms, rat-a-tat-tats and a wildly extended first date. It's edgy and fantastically gooey -- and flaunts it.- Lisa Kennedy, Denver Post, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
32.
Knight and Day (2010)
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A young woman gets mixed up with a disgraced spy who is trying to clear his name. (109 mins.)
Director: James Mangold
“ The slick, proficient Knight and Day is proof that you should never count Cruise out.- Mary F. Pols, TIME Magazine, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
33.
Get Smart (2008)
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A highly intellectual but socially awkward spy is tasked with preventing a terrorist attack from a Russian spy agency. (110 mins.)
Director: Peter Segal
“ ...funny, clever, nostalgic, up-to-date, and...well...smart.- John J. Puccio, Movie Metropolis ” - em-vallente
 
34.
Men in Black (1997)
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A police officer joins a secret organization that polices and monitors extraterrestrial interactions on Earth. (98 mins.)
“ The smartest, funniest, and best-looking sci-fi comedy since the movies learned to morph.- David Edelstein, Slate, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
35.
Men in Black II (2002)
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Agent J needs help so he is sent to find Agent K and restore his memory. (88 mins.)
“ Crazy creatures, some scares, and loads of fun.- Nell Minow, Common Sense Media ” - em-vallente
 
36.
Ghostbusters (1984)
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Three former parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service. (105 mins.)
Director: Ivan Reitman
“ Whoever thought of having evil's final manifestation take the form of a 100-ft. marshmallow deserves the rational mind's eternal gratitude.- Richard Schickel, TIME Magazine, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
37.
Ghostbusters II (1989)
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The discovery of a massive river of ectoplasm and a resurgence of spectral activity allows the staff of Ghostbusters to revive the business. (108 mins.)
Director: Ivan Reitman
“ Kids will find the oozing slime and ghastly, ghostly apparitions to their liking and adults will enjoy the preposterously clever dialog.- Variety, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
38.
Beetlejuice (1988)
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When a recently-deceased ghost couple find their now-vacant home invaded by an obnoxious family, they hire a sleazy ghost who gets rid of humans to help them. (92 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
“ With its sophisticated yet accessible blend of comedy and the macabre, I knew Beetlejuice was likely to be one of those films I would never tire of. But a classic? It's been 20 years. I'm willing to throw that blue ribbon on it.- Ryan Cracknell, Movie Views ” - em-vallente
 
39.
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
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Jack Skellington, king of Halloween Town, discovers Christmas Town, but his attempts to bring Christmas to his home cause confusion. (76 mins.)
Director: Henry Selick
“ The dazzling techniques employed here create a strikinglook that's never been seen in such sustained form, making this a unique curio that will appeal to kids and film enthusiasts alike.- Todd McCarthy, Variety, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
40.
Corpse Bride (2005)
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When a shy groom practices his wedding vows in the inadvertent presence of a deceased young woman, she rises from the grave assuming he has married her. (77 mins.)
“ There's a happy Halloween in store even for children who aren't allowed to trick or treat, and it's courtesy of Tim Burton's animated Corpse Bride.- Terry Lawson, Detroit Free Press, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
41.
The Three Musketeers (2011)
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The hot-headed young D'Artagnan along with three former legendary but now down on their luck Musketeers must unite and defeat a beautiful double agent and her villainous employer from seizing the French throne and engulfing Europe in war. (110 mins.)
“ If you want over-the-top entertainment that doesn't respect the laws of physics, you can't do much better than this.- Ignatiy Vishnevetsky, Ebert Presents At The Movies ” - em-vallente
 
42.
Immortals (2011)
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Theseus is a mortal man chosen by Zeus to lead the fight against the ruthless King Hyperion, who is on a rampage across Greece to obtain a weapon that can destroy humanity. (110 mins.)
“ Without any narrative heft, these sights don't last in the mind much longer than they linger on screen. And yet they thrill in short-lived bursts that Singh doles out carefully, keeping pace with the audience's appetite.- Adam Markovitz, Entertainment Weekly, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
43.
Clash of the Titans (2010)
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Perseus demigod, son of Zeus, battles the minions of the underworld to stop them from conquering heaven and earth. (106 mins.)
Director: Louis Leterrier
“ Director Louis Leterrier uses digital technology to create enough battles and monsters to capture the attention of any jaded blockbuster fan.- Henry Fitzherbert, Daily Express ” - em-vallente
 
44.
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A teenager discovers he's the descendant of a Greek god and sets out on an adventure to settle an on-going battle between the gods. (118 mins.)
Director: Chris Columbus
“ I thought it was mischievous and witty and amusing and I was just sort of drawn into it.- A.O. Scott, At The Movies, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
45.
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010)
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Master sorcerer Balthazar Blake must find and train Merlin's descendant to defeat dark sorceress Morgana la Fée. (109 mins.)
Director: Jon Turteltaub
“ There is much that's appealing, from the performances to the scene where Turteltaub re-creates a live-action version of the classic scene from Disney's Fantasia.- Nancy Churnin, Dallas Morning News ” - em-vallente
 
46.
Scary Movie 3 (2003)
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Cindy must investigate mysterious crop circles and video tapes, and help the President in preventing an alien invasion. (84 mins.)
Director: David Zucker
“ Surprisingly, 'Scary Movie 3' is a genuinely amusing movie - one of the funniest of the year.- Peter Sobczynski, Critic Doctor ” - em-vallente
 
47.
Shrek 2 (2004)
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Princess Fiona's parents invite her and Shrek to dinner to celebrate her marriage. If only they knew the newlyweds were both ogres. (93 mins.)
“ Engaging and awe-inspiring animation once again elevates Shrek's world to fantastic heights, and the laughs are just as freewheeling as we have come to expect.- Urban Cinefile Critics, Urban Cinefile ” - em-vallente
 
48.
Shrek the Third (2007)
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When his new father-in-law, King Harold falls ill, Shrek is looked at as the heir to the land of Far, Far Away. Not one to give up his beloved swamp, Shrek recruits his friends Donkey and Puss in Boots to install the rebellious Artie as the new king. Princess Fiona, however, rallies a band of royal girlfriends to fend off a coup d'etat by the jilted Prince Charming. (93 mins.)
“ Shrek the Third, which vigilantly flirts with the grey matter between child's play and adult humor, creates curious questions for children while bringing back beloved characters for another joyride in Far Far Away.- Adam Fendelman, HollywoodChicago.com ” - em-vallente
 
49.
Shrek (2001)
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After his swamp is filled with magical creatures, Shrek agrees to rescue Princess Fiona for a villainous lord in order to get his land back. (90 mins.)
“ Unique brand of entertainment: Simple and straightforward in its textal surface, but sophisticated and witty in subtextual connotations, including racy barbs addressed at Disney, which until recently had monopoly on animation fare, but not anynmore.- Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com ” - em-vallente
 
50.
Skyline (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
Strange lights descend on the city of Los Angeles, drawing people outside like moths to a flame where an extraterrestrial force threatens to swallow the entire human population off the face of the Earth. (97 mins.)
“ It's got awesome giant spaceships and massive lumbering monsters and epic explosions and gory kills and it's ... a dumb-fun matinee flick for sure. - Scott Weinberg, FEARnet ” - em-vallente
 
51.
Independence Day (1996)
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The aliens are coming and their goal is to invade and destroy Earth. Fighting superior technology, mankind's best weapon is the will to survive. (145 mins.)
Director: Roland Emmerich
“ The earnestness, the effects, and the notion of a whole world forgetting its differences to defeat a common foe carry a certain charm.- Jonathan Rosenbaum, Chicago Reader ” - em-vallente
 
52.
War of the Worlds (2005)
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As Earth is invaded by alien tripod fighting machines, one family fights for survival. (116 mins.)
“ Steven Spielberg's War of the Worlds is huge and scary, moving and funny-another capper to a career that seems like an unending succession of captivations.- Ken Tucker, New York Magazine ” - em-vallente
 
53.
Super 8 (2011)
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During the summer of 1979, a group of friends witness a train crash and investigate subsequent unexplained events in their small town. (112 mins.)
Director: J.J. Abrams
“ JJ Abrams' "thank you" to Steven Spielberg. It's like he said, "Thank you for making those movies while I was growing up. Now, here's what you inspired me to make". And it's a terrific ride that I can't wait to experience again.- Austin Kennedy, Sin Magazine ” - em-vallente
 
54.
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
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A troubled child summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape Earth and return to his home world. (115 mins.)
“ An appealing film this new one is, with some charm, some glee in the childrens' triumphs, some share in their friendship with E.T.- Stanley Kauffmann, New Republic ” - em-vallente
 
55.
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
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After an encounter with U.F.O.s, a line worker feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen. (137 mins.)
“ Steven Spielberg's awesome (in the literal sense), lyrical film about the first contact between humans and extraterrestrials is the kind of movie that gives you goosebumps.- Betsy Bozdech, Reel.com ” - em-vallente
 
56.
The Last Mimzy (2007)
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Two siblings begin to develop special talents after they find a mysterious box of toys. Soon the kids, their parents, and even their teacher are drawn into a strange new world and find a task ahead of them that is far more important than any of them could imagine! (90 mins.)
Director: Bob Shaye
“ An intelligent, thoughtful sci-fi mystery that both adults and children can enjoy.- Matthew Turner, ViewLondon ” - em-vallente
 
57.
The Last Starfighter (1984)
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A video game expert Alex Rogan finds himself transported to another planet after conquering The Last Starfighter video game only to find out it was just a test.He was recruited to join the team of best starfighters to defend their world from the attack. (101 mins.)
Director: Nick Castle
“ Lighthearted space adventure has a fun '80s feel.- Joly Herman, Common Sense Media ” - em-vallente
 
58.
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.)
“ A dazzling movie from Walt Disney in which computers have been used to make themselves romantic and glamorous. Here's a technological sound-and-light show that is sensational and brainy, stylish, and fun.- Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times ” - em-vallente
 
59.
Top Gun (1986)
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As students at the United States Navy's elite fighter weapons school compete to be best in the class, one daring young pilot learns a few things from a civilian instructor that are not taught in the classroom. (110 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
“ Set in the world of naval fighter pilots, pic has strong visuals and pretty young people in stylish clothes and a non-stop soundtrack.- Variety staff, Variety, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
60.
Air Force One (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Hijackers seize the plane carrying the President of the United States and his family, but he - an ex-soldier - works from hiding to defeat them. (124 mins.)
“ A piece of expertly crafted entertainment that gets the job done with skill and panache- Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
61.
Flightplan (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A bereaved woman and her daughter are flying home from Berlin to America. At 30,000 feet, the child vanishes, and nobody will admit she was ever on the plane. (98 mins.)
“ a white-knuckle ride into the anxieties and terrors of the new millennium... Fasten your seatbelts.- Anton Bitel, Eye for Film ” - em-vallente
 
62.
Finding Nemo (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
After his son is captured in the Great Barrier Reef and taken to Sydney, a timid clownfish sets out on a journey to bring him home. (100 mins.)
“ Tremendously well-made, marshaling the techniques of live-action filmmaking better than any CGI feature up to that point ever had.- Tim Brayton, Antagony & Ecstasy ” - em-vallente
 
63.
The Incredibles (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into action to save the world. (115 mins.)
Director: Brad Bird
“ Exemplary mixture of top-notch storytelling, visual razzle-dazzle, accessible humor, and involving action.- James Berardinelli, ReelViews, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
64.
Monsters, Inc. (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
In order to power the city, monsters have to scare children so that they scream. However, the children are toxic to the monsters, and after a child gets through, 2 monsters realize things may not be what they think. (92 mins.)
“ It's agreeable and often funny, and adults who take their kids to see it might be surprised to find themselves having a pretty good time.- Charles Taylor, Salon.com, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
65.
Toy Story 3 (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
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
“ It's sadder and scarier than its predecessors, but it also may be the most important chapter in the tale.- Rafer Guzman, Newsday, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
66.
Up (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Seventy-eight year old Carl Fredricksen travels to Paradise Falls in his home equipped with balloons, inadvertently taking a young stowaway. (96 mins.)
“ The key to Pixar's success has always been the perfect blend of heart and humor -- and they've certainly done it again here.- Ben Mankiewicz, At the Movies, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
67.
WALL·E (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
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
“ You'd have to be a machine for your heart not to melt.- David Ansen, Newsweek, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
68.
Ratatouille (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A rat who can cook makes an unusual alliance with a young kitchen worker at a famous restaurant. (111 mins.)
“ Kids are gonna gobble Ratatouille up; adults will relish its wit, and everyone will want to go out to eat after.- Bob Mondello, NPR.com, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
69.
A Bug's Life (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A misfit ant, looking for "warriors" to save his colony from greedy grasshoppers, recruits a group of bugs that turn out to be an inept circus troupe. (95 mins.)
“ Full of adventure, spectacle, light romance, and the kind of suspense that doesn't require an unpredictable outcome to make your spine tingle.- Lisa Alspector, Chicago Reader, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
70.
Antz (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A rather neurotic ant tries to break from his totalitarian society while trying to win the affection of the princess he loves. (83 mins.)
“ The artwork is spectacular, vocal performances uniformly capable and the jokes appealing to both adults and children.- Film 4 ” - em-vallente
 
71.
Over the Hedge (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A scheming raccoon fools a mismatched family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food, by invading the new suburban sprawl that popped up while they were hibernating...and learns a lesson about family himself. (83 mins.)
“ Inspired casting of voice actors is one of several pleasures in this fun film for children, which has enough social satire to satisfy adults as well.- Peter Hartlaub, San Francisco Chronicle, Top Critics ” - em-vallente
 
72.
Madagascar (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Spoiled by their upbringing and unaware of what wildlife really is, four animals from the New York Central Zoo escape, unwittingly assisted by four absconding penguins, and find themselves in Madagascar. (86 mins.)
“ ...a pleasant picture, with excellent voice characterizations and charming graphics.- John J. Puccio, Movie Metropolis ” - em-vallente
 
73.
The Wild (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
An adolescent lion is accidentally shipped from the New York Zoo to Africa. Now running free, his zoo pals must put aside their differences to help bring him back. (82 mins.)
“ Another animated film from 2006 that's right in that average category.- Richard Roeper, Ebert & Roeper, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
74.
Ice Age (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Set during the Ice Age, a sabertooth tiger, a sloth, and a wooly mammoth find a lost human infant, and they try to return him to his tribe. (81 mins.)
“ Ice Age has an unexpected warmth and enough funny lines to make this prehistoric road trip a family-friendly journey.- James Plath, Movie Metropolis ” - em-vallente
 
75.
Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Manny, Sid, and Diego discover that the ice age is coming to an end, and join everybody for a journey to higher ground. On the trip, they discover that Manny, in fact, is not the last of the woolly mammoths. (91 mins.)
Director: Carlos Saldanha
“ A fun romp that calls to mind the very best of the old Warner Brothers cartoons.- James Plath, Movie Metropolis ” - em-vallente
 
76.
Open Season (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Boog, a domesticated 900lb. Grizzly bear, finds himself stranded in the woods 3 days before Open Season. Forced to rely on Elliot, a fast-talking mule deer, the two form an unlikely friendship and must quickly rally other forest animals if they are to form a rag-tag army against the hunters. (86 mins.)
“ It's not deep and not totally original. But Open Season is whiplash quick with the gags and spot-on with the funny voices.- Roger Moore, Orlando Sentinel, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
77.
Barnyard (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
When the farmer's away, all the animals play ... and sing, and dance. Eventually, though, someone has to step in and run things, a responsibility that ends up going to Otis, a carefree cow. (90 mins.)
Director: Steve Oedekerk
“ A beatifully animated simple but fun plot, carries enough giggles for all age groups.- Joseph Proimakis, Movies for the Masses ” - em-vallente
 
78.
Cars (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A hot-shot race-car named Lightning McQueen gets waylaid in Radiator Springs, where he finds the true meaning of friendship and family. (117 mins.)
“ It's beautiful to look at. The talking cars feel more alive than talking cars should.- Roger Moore, Orlando Sentinel, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
79.
Toy Story 2 (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
When Woody is stolen by a toy collector, Buzz and his friends vow to rescue him, but Woody finds the idea of immortality in a museum tempting. (92 mins.)
“ Toy 2 is colorful and funny, and the computer-animation from Pixar Animation Studios creates a convincingly detailed environment for the toys.- Steven Rosen, Denver Post, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
80.
Broken Arrow (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Terrorists steal nuclear warheads from the U.S. military but don't count on a pilot and park ranger spoiling their plans. (108 mins.)
Director: John Woo
“ An intricate, rather beautiful dance of momentum and force.- Rob Gonsalves, eFilmCritic.com ” - em-vallente
 
81.
The Karate Kid (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A martial arts master agrees to teach karate to a bullied teenager. (126 mins.)
“ An exciting, sweet-tempered, heart-warming story with one of the most interesting friendships in a long time.- Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
82.
The Karate Kid Part II (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Daniel accompanies his mentor to Okinawa who is off to see his dying father and confront his old rival, while Daniel inadvertently makes an enemy of his own. (113 mins.)
“ It's a touch on the artificial side, but the sentiment still warms wonderfully, making Part II a lovely continuation, skillfully burning off the happy fumes left behind in 1984.- Brian Orndorf, DVDTalk.com ” - em-vallente
 
83.
The Karate Kid (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Work causes a single mother to move to China with her young son; in his new home, the boy embraces kung fu, taught to him by a master. (140 mins.)
Director: Harald Zwart
“ The Karate Kid is an excellent coming-of-age sports film filled with heart and humor that doesn't test your gag reflex. Even if you love the original the new version is a worthy follow up, both comfortable and fresh, and that isn't easy to do.- Joshua Starnes, ComingSoon.net ” - em-vallente
 
84.
The Spy Next Door (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Former CIA spy Bob Ho takes on his toughest assignment to date: looking after his girlfriend's three kids, who haven't exactly warmed to their mom's beau. (94 mins.)
Director: Brian Levant
“ [The movie] is [likable], bringing a peppy energy to Bob's segue from international spy to babysitter.- Annlee Ellingson, Moving Pictures Magazine ” - em-vallente
 
85.
Rush Hour (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A loyal and dedicated Hong Kong inspector teams up with a reckless and loudmouthed LAPD detective to rescue the Chinese Consul's kidnapped daughter, while trying to arrest a dangerous crime lord along the way. (98 mins.)
Director: Brett Ratner
“ A very funny film with great character development. Good for a nice balance of action and comedy.- Sanjay Rema, Super Reviewer, Rotten Tomatoes Community ” - em-vallente
 
86.
Rush Hour 3 (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
After an attempted assassination on Ambassador Han, Lee and Carter head to Paris to protect a French woman with knowledge of the Triads' secret leaders. (91 mins.)
Director: Brett Ratner
“ proves once again to be the perfect marriage of intense action and side-splitting comedy. The boys have still got it.- Jeffrey Lyles, Gazette (MD) ” - em-vallente
 
87.
Prometheus (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Following clues to the origin of mankind, a team finds a structure on a distant moon, but they soon realize they are not alone. (124 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
“ Brilliant. Epic. Haunting. Grotesque. Great.- Richard Roeper, Richard Roeper.com ” - em-vallente
 
88.
Robin Hood (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
In 12th century England, Robin and his band of marauders confront corruption in a local village and lead an uprising against the crown that will forever alter the balance of world power. (140 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
“ Yes, it's dour, but it's also gritty and not nearly as silly as most "Robin Hood" adaptations.- Richard Roeper, Richard Roeper.com ” - em-vallente
 
89.
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
When Robin and his Moorish companion come to England and the tyranny of the Sheriff of Nottingham, he decides to fight back as an outlaw. (143 mins.)
Director: Kevin Reynolds
“ A wonderful new version of Robin Hood. I especially loved Alan Rickman as the sheriff of Nottingham. This movie is exciting, action packed, and very entertaining.- AJ Verser, Super Reviewer, Rotten Tomatoes Community ” - em-vallente
 
90.
The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A young man, falsely imprisoned by his jealous "friend," escapes and uses a hidden treasure to exact his revenge. (131 mins.)
Director: Kevin Reynolds
“ A rousingly old-fashioned swashbuckler with an abundance of vigorous action and nary a trace of wink-wink irony.- Joe Leydon, Variety, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
91.
The Nutty Professor (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Grossly overweight yet good-hearted professor Sherman Klump takes a special chemical that turns him into the slim but obnoxious Buddy Love. (95 mins.)
Director: Tom Shadyac
“ [Murphy] is able to invest his Professor Klump with an endearing dignity, give his lounge lizard alter ego, Buddy Love, an alligator's bite and then go on from there to play Klump's grandma. Also his mother, father and brother.- Richard Schickel, TIME Magazine, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
92.
Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
Scientist Sherman Klump's inventions, his upcoming marriage to his pretty colleague Denise Gaines and his reputation are threatened by his evil clone Buddy Love. (106 mins.)
Director: Peter Segal
“ Eddie Murphy as a comedic genius is portrayed into this film
a true work of art, with fart jokes that will make you laugh till you cry
a great sequal and much needed to conclude the first nutty professor
we'll done mr. murphy- Pauline T., Rotten tomatoes Community ” - em-vallente
 
93.
Flubber (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
An absent-minded professor discovers "flubber," a rubber-like super-bouncy substance. (93 mins.)
Director: Les Mayfield
“ Just the right mix of slapstick and high tech wizardry.- Frederick and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice ” - em-vallente
 
94.
Spider-Man 3 (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
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
“ A successful bit of thoughtful escapism that balances the sensory thrills of the number one with the more serious thoughts of number two.- Steven Snyder, Zertinet Movies ” - em-vallente
 
95.
Star Trek (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The brash James T. Kirk tries to live up to his father's legacy with Mr. Spock keeping him in check as a vengeful Romulan from the future creates black holes to destroy the Federation one planet at a time. (127 mins.)
Director: J.J. Abrams
“ In going back to tell the Enterprise story from the beginning, Star Trek presses collective emotional buttons people didn't even know they had. At its best, the effect is like seeing life panoramically, past and future, simultaneous and magnificent.- Mick LaSalle, San Francisco Chronicle, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
96.
The Scorpion King: Rise of a Warrior (2008 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
In Ancient Akkad, Mathayus grows up as the proud son of Ashur, a captain in the world-renowned military corps of Black Scorpions... (109 mins.)
Director: Russell Mulcahy
“ Cutting to the chase: 'Scorpion King 2: Rise of the Warrior' is a pleasant surprise, and well worth a look for fans of the genre and admirers of filmmakers who can do a lot with a little.- Staci Layne Wilson, Horror.com ” - em-vallente
 
97.
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Famed archaeologist/adventurer Dr. Henry "Indiana" Jones is called back into action when he becomes entangled in a Soviet plot to uncover the secret behind mysterious artifacts known as the Crystal Skulls. (122 mins.)
“ If anyone was worried that Ford was just too old to put the hat back on, Crystal Skull should lay that to rest. There's still life in the old franchise yet.- Joshua Starnes, ComingSoon.net ” - em-vallente
 
98.
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis. (115 mins.)
“ This is the kind of movie that, even today, audiences immediately fall in love with. It has all the right ingredients: a smart script, a likable hero, a dash of romance, more than a touch of comedy, and a lot of fast-paced action.- James Berardinelli, ReelViews, Top Critic ” - em-vallente
 
99.
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
When Dr. Henry Jones Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Indiana Jones must follow in his father's footsteps to stop the Nazis from getting their hands on the Holy Grail first. (127 mins.)
“ Last Crusade is pure kicks, and I would never fault this spunky blast of quips and near-misses for trying to vanilla its way back into the hearts of millions.- Brian Orndorf, BrianOrndorf.com ” - em-vallente
 
100.
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
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. (118 mins.)
“ The kind of movie where your date is always grabbing your forearm in a viselike grip, as unbearable excitement unfolds on the screen. After the movie is over, you've had a great time but your arm is black-and-blue for a week.- Roger Ebert, Chicago-Sun Times, Top Critic ” - em-vallente