2010 / 93
From director Danny Boyle comes this harrowing tale of a real-life mountain climber who literally cuts himself loose from danger. He's an adventurous rock climber who finds himself alone, lost and pinned by a boulder. Now what?
2008 / 122
A brilliant group of students become card-counting experts with the intent of swindling millions out of Las Vegas casinos by playing blackjack. A broke MIT student takes on Vegas with help from his math professor. When the chips are down, you need more than luck.
2011 / 99
An otherwise healthy twentysomething has a comically early midlife crisis when he gets slapped with a cancer diagnosis and a 50-50 chance of survival. A young writer has it all -- including a best bud for comic relief -- until cancer swoops in to test the odds.
2002 / 110
Aspiring hip-hop artist Jimmy views his home, Detroit's 8 Mile district, as a psychological line that separates him from where and who he wants to be. He had no confidence, no credibility. But he had talent enough to challenge the best rappers this side of 8 Mile Road.
2005 / 133
An eclectic group of Soviet soldiers ships off to fight in Afghanistan, where they must endure hellish conditions and dangerous mujahedeen forces.
2014 / 90
This film dramatizes the final seven hours of socialist Chilean president Salvador Allende, who died during a military coup on Sept. 11, 1973. His death represented one of the most controversial points in Chilean politics. Some called it the death of Chile.
2006 / 117
Based on actual events, this historical drama tells the story of an 18th-century English politician who fought for the abolition of slavery.
1997 / 154
Steven Spielberg directed this story about the 1839 revolt aboard Spanish slave ship La Amistad and the uprising's tragic aftermath. They left Spain as property. Now, on American soil, a slave crew's bloody mutiny may lead to freedom.
2009 / 99
Jenny's Oxford-bound teen life is a bore in 1961 London, until she's immersed in the beguiling but hazardous world of a much-older man. To one so innocent, a lothario's promise is seductive. His world will teach what school never could.
1999 / 145
This adaptation of Frank McCourt's best-selling memoir tells the grim story of the author's impoverished childhood in 1940s Ireland.
1969 / 145
When King Henry VIII decides to divorce his first wife, Katherine of Aragon, and marry Anne Boleyn, he ignites religious and political drama.
2016 / 120
In this fact-based war drama, two brave Czech soldiers train for the seemingly impossible feat of assassinating Nazi Gen. Reinhard Heydrich.
2012 / 98
Rudy and Paul take in their neighbor's teenage son Marco, who has Down syndrome, when his neglectful mother throws him out of her apartment. In 1979, two gay men made a promise to their disabled neighbor. To help him, they must be true to themselves.
1986 / 115
Reunited with his criminal father, Brad has found his ticket to an exciting life of crime, only to find his dad is more vicious than he ever imagined. A criminal father. A naïve son. Violence isn’t just born. It’s bred across generations. Based on a true story.
2010 / 3.2 / 85
Mafia gangster John Gotti schemes and murders his way to the top in this biopic told from the perspective of Sinatra Club owner Salvatore Polisi.
2004 / 3.5 / 170
Leonardo DiCaprio portrays eccentric tycoon Howard Hughes, who turned a small fortune into a massive one by building Hollywood and aviation empires. A talented movie producer and visionary businessman is blessed with an extraordinary mind. And cursed by it.
2010 / 119
A former South Korean soccer player heads to the fledgling country of East Timor, where he teaches poor children how to play ball.
2016 / 104
A young Barack Obama forges his identity while dealing with race, divergent cultures and ordinary life as a New York City college student. Long before he sought the presidency in Washington, D.C., he was a college kid in New York in search of himself.
1969 / 131
This star-studded epic re-creates the 1940 air battle over England, as the Royal Air Force fended off a Nazi attack in the early days of World War II. In 1940, World War II took to the skies. Lives were lost, heroes were made and history changed forever.
2011 / 119
This historical propaganda epic tells the story of the Chinese Revolution and the events leading up to the creation of the Chinese Communist Party. Mao Zedong and Zhou Enlai come alive in a Chinese government film marking the 90th anniversary of the Communist Party.
2010 / 122
A World War I-era Australian engineer sent to the Western Front becomes part of a plan to detonate an explosive charge under the German front lines. The most explosive moment of World War I didn't take place on the battlefield. He went even deeper.
2009 / 96
At the 1936 Olympics held in Berlin, a Jewish high jumper is barred from competition by the Nazi party in spite of international protest. Berlin Olympics, 1936. A triumph planned by the Nazis. Until two athletes with dangerous secrets make other plans.
2011 / 100
An affable mortician befriends his small town's wealthiest widow, but it's not long before he gets fed up with her neediness and sour attitude. A rich old lady and a friendly mortician. They're two peas in a pod -- until one of the peas just won't shut up.
2013 / 81
In the wake of his literary success, Beat writer Jack Kerouac retreats to a small cabin in California's Big Sur to try and sort out his life. Fame can be lonely when mixed with alcohol and depression. Not everyone is meant to be successful.