End of Watch (2012. Edit Storyline In South Central Los Angeles, street cops Brian and Mike are partners - balls-out cowboys patrolling the streets as Latino gangs are in a power struggle with Blacks.
Brian and Mike get lucky a couple of times, making big drug and human-trafficking busts, so a Mexican cartel orders their deaths. We meet Mike's pregnant wife (whom he married out of high school) and watch Brian's search for a soul mate. There are internal squabbles within the ranks of the LAPD and lots of squad-car conversation. Here Comes the Boom (2012. Edit Storyline A high school biology teacher looks to become a successful mixed-martial arts fighter in an effort to raise money to prevent extra-curricular activities from being axed at his cash-strapped school.
Seven Psychopaths (2012. Edit Storyline Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis Taglines: No te metas con el perro (Don't mess with the dog) See more » Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)
The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012. Argo (2012. Edit Storyline In 1979, the American embassy in Iran was invaded by Iranian revolutionaries and several Americans were taken hostage.
However, six managed to escape to the official residence of the Canadian Ambassador and the CIA was ordered to get them out of the country. With few options, exfiltration expert Tony Mendez devised a daring plan: create a phony Canadian film project looking to shoot in Iran and smuggle the Americans out as its production crew. Looper (2012. Quotes [first lines] Joe: Time travel has not yet been invented.
But thirty years from now, it will have been. It will be instantly outlawed, used only in secret by only the largest criminal organizations. Safety Not Guaranteed (2012. Hotel Transylvania (2012. Edit Storyline In 1895, Dracula builds a resort in Transylvania, hidden from the humans, to raise his beloved daughter Mavis in a safe environment.
Cloud Atlas (2012. Quotes [first lines] Zachry: [shivering beside the fire] Oh, lonesome night.
And babbits bawling, the wind biting the bone. Wind like this... full of voices. Ancestry howling at you, yibbering stories, all voices tied up into one. One voice differing. Pitch Perfect (2012. The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999. Edit Storyline The 1950s.
Manhattan lavatory attendant, Tom Ripley, borrows a Princeton jacket to play piano at a garden party. When the wealthy father of a recent Princeton grad chats Tom up, Tom pretends to know the son and is soon offered $1,000 to go to Italy to convince Dickie Greenleaf to return home. In Italy, Tom attaches himself to Dickie and to Marge, Dickie's cultured fiancée, pretending to love jazz and harboring homoerotic hopes as he soaks in luxury. A Mighty Heart (2007. Edit Storyline On January 23, 2002, Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl is to fly from Karachi to Dubai with his pregnant wife, Mariane, also a reporter.
Flags of Our Fathers (2006. Edit Storyline In 1945, the Marines attack twelve thousand Japaneses protecting the twenty square kilometers of the sacred Iwo Jima island in a very violent battle.
When they reach the Mount Suribachi and six soldiers raise their flag on the top, the picture becomes a symbol in a post Great Depression America. The government brings the three survivors to America to raise funds for war, bringing hope to desolate people, and making the three men heroes of the war. Legends of the Fall (1994. Edit Storyline Set in the Rocky Mountains of Montana in the early 1900s, this is a tale of love, betrayal, and brotherhood.
After being discharged, Colonel Ludlow decides to raise his three sons in the wilds of Montana, where they can grow up away from the government and society he has learned to despise. The three brothers mature and seem to have an unbreakable bond, until Susanna enters their lives. Brad Pitt. Taken (2008. Edit Storyline Seventeen year-old Kim is the pride and joy of her father Bryan Mills. Bryan is a retired agent who left the Central Intelligence Agency to be near Kim in California. Devils on the Doorstep (2000. Edit Storyline During the Japanese occupation of China, two prisoners are dumped in a peasant's home in a small town. Battle Royale (2000. MY ULTIMATE BEST MOVIES: 2000-2012 - a list by Dr-Faustus. Goodbye Lenin! (2003. Edit Storyline East Germany, the year 1989: A young man protests against the regime. His mother watches the police arresting him and suffers a heart attack and falls into a coma.
Some months later, the GDR does not exist anymore and the mother awakes. Fracture (2007. Edit Storyline Wealthy, brilliant, and meticulous Ted Crawford, a structural engineer in Los Angeles, shoots his wife and entraps her lover. He signs a confession; at the arraignment, he asserts his rights to represent himself and asks the court to move immediately to trial.
The prosecutor is Willy Beachum, a hotshot who's soon to join a fancy civil-law firm, told by everyone it's an open and shut case. Five Easy Pieces (1970. Doubt (2008. The White Ribbon (2009.