Action & Adventure

  • The Way of the Gun

    Movie

    2000 • R • Action & Adventure, Crimes & Thrillers

    Two criminals kidnap the wrong woman.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: This densely plotted bloodfest became a cult classic for its quick, quotable dialogue and blatant subversion of conventional heroism.

    Two small-time thugs get more than they bargain...

  • The Day
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    The Day

    Movie

    2011 • R • Action & Adventure, Drama, Horror

    Survivors fight to stay alive in a post-apocalyptic world.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: This gritty drama starts the suspense in the first scene and manages to maintain its momentum through the final reveal.

    Five ragtag, armed-to-the-teeth survivors of...

  • Drift
    Movie

    Drift

    Movie

    2013 • R • Action & Adventure, Sports, International

    Two brothers in the 1970s turn surfing passion into profit.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: Seductively reflective of the ‘70s, this stunning film – based on true events – stands out from other surf flicks for its mix of passion and corruption.

    On ...

  • Battle for Terra

    Movie

    2007 • PG • Animation, Action & Adventure

    An alien girl tries to save her planet from invaders.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: This animated sci-fi story features an earnest environmental message and ridiculously packed all-star cast.

    The peaceful residents of Terra are facing an attack from outer ...

  • Once Upon a Time in Brooklyn

    Movie

    After serving several prison sentences, Bobby Baldano is released. Craving a life of crime, but desperate to honor his family, Bobby must decide whether to make his family proud or destroy what generations of Baldanos have built before him. When forced to make a life-altering decision between his...

  • Virgin Territory

    Movie

    A charming scoundrel Lorenzo di Lamberti (Hayden Christensen of JUMPER) who can - and does - deflower any woman he wants in 14th century Florence. But the only maiden that truly sets his heart ablaze is the sexy beauty Pampinea (Mischa Barton of THE O.C.) who is also being pursued by an obsessed ...

  • 7 Minutes
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    7 Minutes

    Movie

    After becoming indebted to a psychopathic drug lord, three desperate young men are forced to commit a brazen robbery. What begins as a simple plan - 'in and out in seven minutes' - quickly escalates into a dangerous game of life-or-death. As each minute of the heist ticks by, true motives are rev...

  • Armed Response

    Movie

    When a home security business falls on hard times, the owners decide to start robbing local houses in an attempt to add to their income and create a desperate need for their services. The plan seems to work perfectly until, in an attempt to one-up the competition, they finish a job with more in t...

  • Lane 1974
    Movie

    Lane 1974

    Movie

    Based on a true story, Lane is a 13-year-old girl coming of age on a Northern California commune in the 1970s. While Lane enjoys the freedom of living off-the-grid with her mother and younger siblings, she craves a stable "normal" life - a life she's only seen in pictures from a stolen Sears cata...

  • Richard the Lionheart

    Movie

    The aging King Henry II has chosen his son Richard to lead England in the coming war against France. To test Richard's loyalty, honor and skill, Henry sends him to a hellish prison in which the captives must fight a never-ending stream of enemies in order to survive. As Richard overcomes each new...

  • Little Odessa

    Movie

    The lure of power has snapped two brothers (Tim Roth and Edward Furlong) into a deadly web of danger, deceit and passion too strong to resist. An all-star cast explodes in this acton drama.

  • Setup
    Movie

    Setup

    Movie

    A group of friends plan out a detailed heist that turns deadly when one betrays the other by taking off with the goods. Taking matters into his own hands, Sonny seeks out his revenge teaming up with the most dangerous mob boss in town to get back what is rightfully his. When he finally comes face...

  • Texas Killing Fields

    Movie

    Inspired by true events, this tense and haunting thriller follows Detective Souder (Sam Worthington of AVATAR, CLASH OF THE TITANS), a homicide detective in a small Texan town, and transplanted New York City Detective Heigh (Jeffrey Dean Morgan of WATCHMEN, TV's MAGIC CITY) as they track a sadist...

  • The Pursuit of D.B. Cooper

    Movie

    D.B. Cooper (Treat Williams) pulled off the stunt of the century when he parachuted from a jet with $200K and vanished. Now, see what might have happened after, as Cooper tries to win back the love of his wife and elude his dogged pursuer (Robert Duvall).

  • Marauders
    Movie

    Marauders

    Movie

    When an untraceable group of elite bank robbers execute the perfect heist making off with millions in cash and leaving a dead bank manager in their wake, the FBI Agents investigating the robbery/homicide (Christopher Meloni, Dave Bautista and Adrian Grenier) begin to uncover signs of corruption i...

  • Dust
    Movie

    Dust

    Movie

    At the turn of the last century, two brothers, Luke (David Wenham, THE LORD OF THE RINGS TRILOGY) and Elijah (Joseph Fiennes, ENEMY OF THE GATES), fall in love with the same woman. When she chooses the younger of the two, the embittered older brother travels to Europe where he becomes a ruthless ...

  • Freelancers

    Movie

    The son of a slain NYPD officer joins the force, where he falls in with his father's former partner and a team of rogue cops. His new boss, Sarcone, will see if he has what it takes to be rogue through many trials and tribulations of loyalty, trust and respect. When the truth about his father's d...

  • King of New York

    Movie

    In New York, crime gets done Frank's way - or it doesn't get done at all. Recently freed from prison, Frank White (Walken) hooks up with his old crew to challenge his fellow druglords. Each bloody battle aims at a piece of the high-priced action where being at the top of the chain can mean the di...

  • Mad Money
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    Mad Money

    Movie

    Academy-Award-winner Diane Keaton (SOMETHING'S GOTTA GIVE), Academy-Award-nominee Queen Latifah (CHICAGO) and Katie Holmes (THANK YOU FOR NOT SMOKING) are all in for the crime of their lives! Deep inside the most secure bank in America, three desperate women from very different worlds cook up the...

  • Minotaur
    Movie

    Minotaur

    Movie

    In an Iron Age village eight youths must be sacrificed every five years to a bloodthirsty monster, the MINOTAUR. Seen as a god, the offerings are lowered into the Minotaur's vast labyrinth beneath the palace to face the beast - and their death. When his love is lost to the sacrifice, Theo believe...

  • Vice
    Movie

    Vice

    Movie

    Julian Michaels (Bruce Willis) has designed the ultimate resort: VICE, where anything goes and the customers can play out their wildest fantasies with artificial inhabitants who look, think and feel like humans. When an artificial (Ambyr Childers) becomes self- aware and escapes, she finds hersel...

  • Montana
    Movie

    Montana

    Movie

    A hit woman and her sickly boyfriend try to find out who's plotting to kill her boss.

  • Ca$h
    Movie

    Ca$h

    Movie

    CA$H is a fast-paced thriller about an innocent, young couple who find a briefcase full of money and the vicious criminal who comes looking for it.

  • Catch .44
    Movie

    Catch .44

    Movie

    Three friends (Akerman, Woll, Reed) sent by their boss to stop a drug deal get caught in a standoff with a psychopath (Whitaker), a truck driver, a line cook, and head crime boss (Willis).