THRILLER
Title Index Movie Release Year Genre Plot
01 - James Bond 007 Dr. No 172 1962 Action; Thriller <i>The first James Bond film adventure!</i><br><br> An agent of the British Secret Service, James Bond (007), is sent out to the West Indies in order to find out why another of his number was killed. His arrival is not welcomed by everyone, but it is not long before he is on the trail of the killer. The trail leads to a secretive scientist, Dr. No, but the discovery has wider implications…
02 - James Bond 007 From Russia With Love 173 1963 Action; Thriller Sean Connery returns as James Bond in this thrill-a-minute adventure with blistering action, romance and high-tech gadgetry. Boasting remarkable villains and exotic locales, it's a pulse-pounding experience that many fans consider to be the greatest Bond film of all. The evil organization SPECTRE has hatched a plan to steal a decoder that will access Russian state secrets and irrevocably unbalance the world order. It is up to James Bond to seize the device first, but he must confront enemies that include Red Grant (Shaw) and the ruthless Rosa Kleb (Lenyal), a former KGB agent with poison-tipped shoes. Even as Bond romances a stunning Soviet defector (Bianchi), he realizes he is being lured into a deadly trap, and he will need all of his courage, abilities and cutting-edge technology to triumph over the forces that seed to destroy him. Dazzling highlights include a riveting helicopter attack, a gypsy camp gun battle and a bone-crushing brawl aboard the Orient Express. From the streets of Istanbul to the canals of Venice, From Russia With Love delivers slam-bang thrills laced with the humor and sex appeal of Agent 007 himself.
03 - James Bond 007 Goldfinger 174 1964 Action; Thriller Special agent 007 (Sean Connery) has just come face to face with one of the most notorious villains of all time. And now he'll have to outwit and outgun this powerful tycoon to prevent him from cashing in on a devious scheme to raid Fort Knox- and obliterate the world economy!
04 - James Bond 007 Thunderball 175 1965 Action; Thriller The thrills never stop as Agent 007 (Sean Connery) goes above the call of duty - and to the bottom of the ocean - to track down a villainous criminal who's holding millions hostage and threatening to plunge the world into a nuclear holocaust!
05 - James Bond 007 You Only Live Twice 176 1967 Action; Thriller When U.S. and Soviet manned spaceships are hijacked in Earth's orbit, Agent 007 (Sean Connery) must race to prevent a nuclear war between the superpowers. His dangerous mission takes him to Japan, where he battles the evil SPECTRE organization and its diabolical leader, Ernst Stavro Blofeld (Donald Pleasence)!
06 - James Bond 007 On Her Majesty's Secret Service 177 1969 Action; Thriller Agent 007 (George Lazenby) and the adventurous Tracy Di Vincenzo (Diane Rigg) join forces to battle the evil SPECTRE Organization in the treacherous Swiss Alps. But the group's powerful leader, Ernst Stavro Blofeld (Telly Savalas) is launching his most calamitous scheme yet: a germ warfare plot that could kill millions!
07 - James Bond 007 Diamonds Are Forever 178 1971 Action; Thriller While investigating mysterious activities in the world diamond market, 007 (Sean Connery) discovers that his evil nemesis Blofeld (Charles Gray) is stockpiling the gems to use in his deadly laser satellite. With the help of beautiful smuggler Tiffany Case (Jill St. John), Bond sets out to stop the madman - as the fate of the world hangs in the balance!
08 - James Bond 007 Live And Let Die 179 1973 Action; Thriller With charm, wit and deadly assurance, Roger Moore steps in as the suave, sophisticated - and lethal - Agent 007 in a "thrilling, high-powered" (Time) showdown with an infamous drug lord who's determined to eliminate Bond and conquer the world!
09 - James Bond 007 The Man With The Golden Gun 180 1974 Action; Thriller James Bond (Roger Moore) may have met his match in Francisco Scaramanga (Christopher Lee), a world renowned assassin whose weapon of choice is a distinctive gold pistol. When Scaramanga seized the priceless Solex Agitator energy converter, Agent 077 must recover the device and confront the trained killer in a heart stopping duel to the death!
10 - James Bond 007 The Spy Who Loved Me 181 1977 Action; Thriller Nobody does it better than Bond, and he prooves it in this exlosely entretaining action-adventure!<BR> When a massive underwater craft abducts British and Russian submarines, global tensions reach the brink of war. To find the true culprit, 007 joins forces with beautiful Russian agent Anya Amasova to track down Karl Stromberg, a powerful shiping magnate who's impletmenting a horrific scheme for world domination. Bond struggles to fail the plot...but Stromberg has pitted him against a most lethal adversary: Jaws, a seemingly indestructable steel-toothed giant!<BR< From the Egyptian pyrimids to the ocean flor to a mountaintop ski chase that builds to one of the most amazing stunt sequences ever filmed, The Spy Who Loved Me is a relentlessly exciting action spectacular with romance, humor and nail-biting suspense.
11 - James Bond 007 Moonraker 182 1979 Action; Thriller Agent 007 blasts into orbit in this pulse-pounding adventure! When a U.S. space shuttle is stolen in a midair abduction, only Bond can find the evil genius responsible. The clues point to billionare Hugo Drax and as Bond races agianst time to stop Drax's evil plot, he joins forces with Dr. Holly Goodhead,a NASA scientist who is as beautiful as she is brilliant. And 007 needs all the help he can get, for Drax's henchman is none other than Bond's old nemisis Jaws, the indestructable steel-toothed giant. Their adventure leads all the way to a gigantic orbiting space station, where the stage is set for an epic battle for the fate of all mankind.
12 - James Bond 007 For Your Eyes Only 183 1981 Action; Thriller When a British ship is sunk in foreign waters, the world’s superpowers begin a feverish race to find its cargo: a nuclear submarine control system. And 007 (Roger Moore) is thrust into one of his most riveting adventures as he rushes to join the search…and prevent global devastation!
13 - James Bond 007 Octopussy 184 1983 Action; Thriller James Bond (Roger Moore) may have met his match in Octopussy (Maud Adams), an entrancing beauty involved in a devastating military plot to destroy detente. From the palaces of India to a speeding circus train in Germany and a mid-air battle on the wing of a high-flying jet, only Agent 007 can stop the nightmarish scheme!
14 - James Bond 007 A View To A Kill 185 1985 Action; Thriller Agent 007 (Roger Moore) races against time to stop a power-mad industrialist (Christopher Walken) who plots to kill millions in order to corner the world's microchip supply. From the Eiffel Tower to the top of the Golden Gate Bridge, James Bond can't be stopped!
15 - James Bond 007 The Living Daylights 186 1987 Action; Thriller Timothy Dalton is suave and lethal as superagent James Bond in this turbo-charged action/adventure that pulls out all the stops for excitement. Armed with a gadget-laden Aston Martin and his license to kill, Agent 007 must stop a terrifying weapons conspiracy that may be linked to the Soviet military high command!
16 - James Bond 007 Licence To Kill 187 1989 Action; Thriller James Bond (Timothy Dalton) takes on his most daring adventure ever when he turns renegade and goes head to head with one of the international drug cartel's most brutal and powerful leaders. This time, he's fighting not for country, not for justice…but for revenge!
17 - James Bond 007 GoldenEye 188 1995 Action; Thriller Pierce Brosnan ignites the screen in his first adventure as the unstoppable James Bond. When a powerful satellite system falls into the hands of a former ally turned enemy, only 007 can save the world from an awesome space weapon that - in one short pulse - could destroy the earth!<br><br>
18 - James Bond 007 Tomorrow Never Dies 189 1997 Action; Thriller <i>Yesterday is a memory, today is history, tomorrow is in the hands of one man: Bond...You know the rest!</i><br><br> Pierce Brosnan leaps into action as Agent 007 in this spectacular thrill ride of death-defying stunts and amazing high-tech gadgetry. In the most electrifying Bond film yet, the unstoppable action hero must prevent a tremendous global disaster ripped from tomorrows headlines.<BR> Boasting stunning special effects, powerhouse action sequences- including a wild motorcycle pursuit through (and over!) Saigon- and exceptional performances by Jonathon Pryce, Teri Hatcher and international martial arts star Michelle Yeoh, Tomorrow Never Dies is a thrilling action-adventure "that roars from start to finish with the throttle wide open"
19 - James Bond 007 The World Is Not Enough 190 1999 Action; Thriller When the suave Agent 007 (Pierce Brosnan) is assigned to protect a beautiful oil heiress (Sophie Marceau), he is catapulted into a passionate, adrenaline-charged adventure that pits him against one of his most deadly adversaries: Renard (Robert Carlyle), a ruthless anarchist whose total imperviousness to pain makes him a virtually unstoppable enemy. The unrelenting suspense, breathtaking action and sly wit never let up in this explosively entertaining thriller.
20 - James Bond 007 Die Another Day 191 2002 Action; Thriller <i>"Best action movie of the year!" -Fox Radio</i><br><br> When his top-secret mission is sabotaged, James Bond (Pierce Brosnan) finds himself captured by the enemy, abandoned by M16 and stripped of his 00-license. Determined to get revenge, Bond goes head-to-head with a sultry spy (Oscar winner Halle Barry), a frosty agent (Rosamund Pike) and a shadowy billionaire (Toby Stephens) whose business is diamonds...but whose secret is a diabolical weapon that could bring the world to its knees! Bristling with excitement and bursting with explosive special effects, <i>Die Another Day</i> is an adrenaline-pumping thrill-ride with "stunts and nonstop action [that] will astonish you" (Jeffrey Lyons, <i>WNBC-TV</i>)!
2010 1399 1984 Mystery; Sci-Fi; Thriller; Adventure A new time, a new odyssey, a new chance to confront the enigmas arising from the daring Jupiter mission of the year 2001. Crew members aboard the Leonov are on course to rendezvous with the sill-orbiting Discovery. What they don't know is that they are equally on course for an uncharted realm of human destiny. And that their fate will rest on the silicon shoulders of the computer they reawaken, HAL-9000.<br><br> In this awesome film based on Arthur C. Clarke's sequel novel to <I>2001: A Space Odyssey</I>, filmmaker Peter Hyams (<I>Capricorn One, Outland</I>) crafts an absorbing spellbinder that builds on its landmark movie predecessor yet is captivating in its own right. The year is 2010. Time to discover we are not alone.
7 Mummies 1200 2005 Action; Adventure; Horror; Thriller; Western <i>Greed Never Dies</i><br /><br /> Coming soon!
7 Seconds 878 2005 Thriller <i>Timing is Everything.</i><br><br> Action star Wesley Snipes (the <i>Blade</i> trilogy, <i>U.S. Marshals, Passenger 57</i>) is a professional thief whose high-stakes caper goes murderously wrong in this explosive, brilliantly unpredictable crime thriller. Captain Jack Tolliver (Snipes) is an ex-Delta Force commando leading what should have been a clockwork-perfect armored car heist. Instead, he ends up with a priceless Van Gogh painting - and one of his crew ends up held hostage by the sadistic Russian gangsters who muscled in on the heist. Tolliver's only option: a suicidal rescue mission where enemies become allies, your best friend can be your worst nightmare, and survival is the deadliest art of all.
8MM 2 (Unrated) 1089 2005 Thriller <i>From the first kiss to the last breath...</i><br><br> Entering a seamy underground world of peep shows, nude clubs and live Internet sex is David Huxley (<b>Johnathon Schaech</b>, <i>Hush</i>), an aspiring politician who has everything to lose. Secretly filmed in a steamy three-way with his fiancée Tish (<b>Lori Heuring</b>, <i>Mulholland Drive</i>) and a gorgeous young model (<b>Zita Görög</b>, <i>Underworld</i>), David is desperate to find the extortionist who's demanding an exorbitant amount of money for the negatives. But when the blackmail trail ends in murder and David is kidnapped, Tish must come up with a $5 million ransom or her fiancé's once-promising career, and life, may come to a dead end.
A Bloody Aria (Guta-yubalja-deul) 1467 2006 Drama; Thriller Park Young-sun, a college professor, meets In-jeong, one of the prettiest students in his class, by chance at an audition for a big musical project...
Abyss, The 705 1993 Action; Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller; Drama <i>"Heart stopping…white knuckle…deep sea thrills." - David Ansen, Newsweek</i><br><br> In this thrilling, underwater action adventure from writer-director James Cameron (<I>Titanic, Terminator 2: Judgement Day, Aliens</I>), a civilian oil rig crew is recruited to conduct a search-and-rescue effort when a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks. One diver (Ed Harris) soon finds himself on a spectacular odyssey over 25,000 feet below the ocean's surface, where he confronts a mysterious force that has the power to change the world or destroy it.
Æon Flux 1137 2005 Action; Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller Aeon Flux is a mysterious assassin working for the Monicans, a group of rebels trying to overthrow the government. When she is a sent on a mission to kill the "chairman" a whole new mystery is found.
After The Sunset (Widescreen) 713 2004 Crime; Thriller; Action; Adventure; Comedy Two master thieves, Max Burdett (Pierce Brosnan) and his beautiful accomplice Lola, (Salma Hayek) have escaped to the Bahamas to relax and enjoy their hard-earned riches. But Stan (Woody Harrelson), the FBI agent trailing Max, refuses to believe that his nemesis is calling it quits. He suspects Max and Lola of plotting to steal the last Napoleon diamond, coincidentally scheduled to arrive on the island as part of a cruise ship exhibition. While Lola is content settling into their new life of leisure, Max contemplates stealing the diamond. Now the question is, will he get back into the heist game - and will Stan finally catch him? <i>After the Sunset</i> is a high-stakes, action thrill ride with mile-a-minute twists that will leave you breathless!
Alien Hunter 1422 2003 Action; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Earth just got its final warning!</i><br /><br /> For the NASA-funded research team stationed at the most desolate reaches of Antarctica, it's another routine day - until the communications satellite picks up a mysterious signal coming from a strange object lodged several meters beneath the ice. Suspecting it may not be from earth, the lead scientist immediately places a call to Julian Rome (James Spader), an old friend formerly employed as a cryptologist for the U.S. Government's SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) program.<br><br> Catching the next flight to the South Pole, this former "Alien Hunter" is soon led to the unidentified object which is still encased in a large block of ice. After constructing a makeshift decoder, Rome quickly cracks the complex mathematical code, only to discover the message is an alien warning. Now it's a terrifying race against time to prevent the total annihilation of the planet in this pulse-pounding sci-fi thriller.
Alien I 621 1979 Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>The First Chapter In The Powerful And Terrifying "Alien Science Fiction Saga!</i><br /><br /> <i>Alien</i> is the first movie of one of the most popular sagas in science fiction history, and introduces <b>Sigourney Weaver</b> as Ripley, the iron-willed woman destined to battle the galaxy's ultimate creature.<br><br> The terror begins when the crew of the spaceship Nostromo investigates a transmission from a desolate planet and makes a horrifying discovery - a life form that breeds within a human host. Now the crew must fight not only for its own survival, but for the survival of all mankind.
Alien II 622 1986 Action; Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>This time it's war.</i><br /><br /> The only survivor of the <I>Nostromo's</I> deadly encounter with the alien, Ripley's escape pod floats in space for 57 years. After being rescued, Ripley's stunned when her story is met with disbelief. Then all communication is lost with the colonists who've settled on the alien planet. When the Company asks Ripley to accompany a team of high-tech Colonial Marines back to LV-426, she refuses. But she ultimately realizes that the only way to banish her fear is to confront it head on.
Alien III 623 1992 Action; Drama; Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>The Terror Returns in the Third Chapter of the Alien Sci-Fi Saga!</i><br /><br /> Contains the original 1992 theatrical version and the all-new 2003 special edition with 30 minutes of never before seen footage!<br><br> Ripley is the sole survivor after her escape pad crash-lands on Fiorina 161, a bleak planet inhabited by former inmatese of a maximum-security facility. When she realizes an alien was also aboard her craft, she is shocked to learn the inmates possess no advanced technology or modern weapons. Yet no weapon can help Ripley after she learns that the alien terror has taken on a frightening and new personal dimension.
Alien IV 624 1997 Action; Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller 200 years after her death, Ellen Ripley is revived as a powerful human/Alien hybrid clone who must continue her war against the Aliens.
Alien Vs. Predator (Fullscreen) 750 2004 Horror; Thriller; Action; Sci-Fi <i>With an alternate beginning never shown in theaters!</i><br><br> It may be our planet, but it's their war! The deadliest creatures from the scariest sci-fi movies ever made face off for the first time on film. The incredible adventure begins when the discovery of an ancient pyramid buried in Antarctica sends a team of scientists and adventurers to the frozen continent. There, they make an even more terrifying discovery: two alien races engaged in the ultimate battle. Whoever wins...we lose.
All The President's Men 989 1976 Drama; History; Thriller <i>At times it looked like it might cost them their jobs, their reputations, and maybe even their lives.</i><br /><br /> In the Watergate Building, lights go on and four burglars are caught in the act. That night trigged revelations that drove a U.S. President from office. Washington reporters Bob Woodward (Robert Redford) and Carl Bernstein (Dustin Hoffman) grabbed the story and stayed with it through doubts, denials and discouragement. <i>All The President's Men</I> is their story.<br><BR> Directed by Alan J. Pakula and based on the Woodward/Bernstein book, the film won four 1976 Academy Awards® (Best Supporting Actor / Jason Robards, Adaptation Screenplay / William Goldman, Art Direction and Sound). It also explores a working newspaper, where the mission is to get the story - and get it right.
Along Came A Spider 462 2001 Thriller <i>The game is far from over.</i><br /><br /> Morgan Freeman reprises his <I>Kiss The Girls</I> role as Alex Cross in this spellbinding psychological thriller that is "a knockout with a surprise twist."<br><br> After the harrowing death of his partner, detective and best-selling author Alex Cross has retreated to the peace of retirement. But when a brilliant criminal (Michael Wincott) kidnaps a senator's young daughter, Alex is lured back into action. Teamed with the Secret Service agent (Monica Potter) assigned to protect the missing girl, Alex follows a serpentine trail of clues that leads him to a stunning discovery - the kidnapper wants more than just ransom… he wants Alex's help in documenting the crime of the century. With time running out, Alex plunges through a tangled web of danger and deceit to stop a madman and save an innocent victim's life.
An American Haunting 1241 2005 Drama; Horror; Mystery; Thriller Based on the true events of the only case in US History where a spirit caused the death of a man.
American Psycho 1329 2000 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Horror; Thriller <i>"Smart and Scary" -The Village Voice</i><br /><br /> Patrick Bateman (Christian Bale) is a young, handsome, Harvard educated Wall Street success, seemingly perfect with his stunning fiancée (Reese Witherspoon) and entourage of high-powered friends. But his circle of friends doesn't know the other Patrick Bateman, the one who lusts for more than status and material things. With a detective (Willem Dafoe) hot on his trail and temptation everywhere, Patrick Bateman can't fight his terrible urges that take him on the pursuit of women, greed and the ultimate crime -- murder! Based on the controversial book by Bret Easton Ellis, <I>American Psycho</I> is a sexy thriller that sets forth a vision that is both terrifying and chilling.
American Werewolf In London, An 501 1981 Comedy; Horror; Romance; Thriller <i>"A Full-Blooded Horror Film That Happens To Have A Sharp Sense Of Humor!" -Leonard Maltin</i><br /><br /> It's a rainy night on the Welsh moors. Two American students on a walking tour of Europe trudge on to the next town, when suddenly the air is pierced by an unearthly howl… Three weeks later, one is dead, the other is in the hospital and the nightmare begins for <I>An American Werewolf In London</I>. David Naughton, Griffin Dunne and Jenny Agutter star in the contemporary story of the macabre which takes you from the Welsh moors to Picadilly Circus, Trafalgar Square and the ground of Windsor Castle. It is written and directed by John Landis, the man who brought you <I>National Lampoon's Animal House, The Blues Brothers, Trading Places, Innocent Blood</I> and <I>Coming To America</I>. To add to the chill, there is art direction by Academy Award®-winner Les Dilley of <I>Star Wars</I> and <I>Alien</I> fame and special makeup effects by six-time Academy Award®-winner Rick Baker, whose work includes <I>Star Wars, The Nutty Professor</I>, Tim Burton's <I>Planet Of The Apes</I>, <I>Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas</I> and <I>Men In Black</I>.
The Andromeda Strain 436 1971 Mystery; Sci-Fi; Thriller A group of scientists investigate a deadly new alien virus before it can spread.
AntiTrust 1394 2000 Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"A Clever Paranoid Thriller." -The Wall Street Journal</i><br /><br /> In a world where unseen enemies can watch your every move, who can you trust? Ryan Phillippe (<I>Cruel Intentions</I>), Rachael Leigh Cook (<I>She's All That</I>), Claire Forlani (<I>Meet Joe Black</I>) and Oscar® nominee Tim Robbins star in this fast-paced, sizzling thriller that crackles with "genuine intrigue" (<I>Entertainment Today</I>), "considerable suspense" and an "ingenious, stunningly cinematic payoff" (<I>Los Angeles Times</I>) you have to see to believe!<br><br> Young, brilliant computer whiz Milo Hoffman (Phillipe) lands an exciting and lucrative job at the world's largest computer company, N.U.R.V. Handpicked by powerful C.E.O. Gary Winston, to work on a project that will change the way the world communicates, Milo thinks he's found his dream job. But when his best friend, Teddy, is brutally murdered and clues lead to N.U.R.V's involvement, Milo becomes obsessed with uncovering the truth. With his cunning and beautiful girlfriend (Forlani) and a sexy programmer (Cook) to help him, Milo races to beat Teddy's murderers at their own cyber game. But as they close in on him, he realizes he may be too late to learn the most important code of all: Keep your friends close. Keep your enemies closer. And know which are which before you are killed.
Arlington Road 960 1999 Thriller; Drama; Mystery <i>Your Paranoia Is Real.</i><br /><br /> A gripping contemporary thriller about the terrible truths that can hide behind everyday appearances, Arlington Road is an intense, edge-of-your-seat journey that reveals just how little we know about the world around us…<br><br> Widowed when his FBI agent wife is killed by a right-wing group, college professor Michael Faraday becomes obsessed with the culture of these groups - especially when his new neighbors, the all-American Oliver and Cheryl Lang Tim Robbins and Joan Cusack), start acting suspiciously. With each twist, the mystery deepens and the question looms - is Faraday just consumed by fear and driven by paranoia, or has a lethal conspiracy been born on Arlington Road?
Assassination Tango 981 2003 Drama; Thriller Oscar winner Robert Duvall writes, directs and stars in this "fascinating" tale of dancing, deception...and deadly passion on the sizzling streets of Argentina. Starring Reuben Blades, Kathy Baker and Luciana Pedraza, <i>Assassination Tango</i> is "part gritty crime thriller, part dance-driven romance, part evocative character study" (<i>The Hollywood Reporter</i>). <br><br> Veteran hit man John J. (Duvall) has just received the toughest assignment of his career: Travel to Buenos Aires, take down a corrupt general and be back in America in less than three days. But when the hit is unexpectedly delayed, John finds himself prowling the city's intoxicating tango clubs - only to be seduced by a sultry dancer (Pedraza), tempted by the tango...and betrayed by a lethal conspiracy.
Assault On Precinct 13 799 2005 Action <b>Ethan Hawke</b> and <b>Laurence Fishburne</b> lead an explosive, all-star cast, including <b>John Leguizamo</b>, <b>Ja Rule</b> and <b>Drea de Matteo</b>, in the gripping, action-packed thriller, <i>Assault on Precinct 13</i>. Run-down Precinct 13 is closing its doors forever. But everything changes when a high-security prison transport bus arrives with some of Detroit’s most lethal prisoners. Soon, the only thing more dangerous than the criminals on the inside is the rogue gang on the outside. And if they’re going to survive the night, two men on opposite sides of the law will have to work together to battle an enemy who doesn’t follow the code of cop or criminal.
Astronaut's Wife, The 1458 1999 Sci-Fi; Thriller; Horror <i>How well do you know the one you love?</i><br /><br /> Johnny Depp (Sleepy Hollow) and Charlize Theron (Devil's Advocate) star as courageous NASA astronaut Spencer Armacost and his beautiful, schoolteacher wife Jillian, a seemingly perfect couple whose lives are momentarily shattered when Spencer's mission mysteriously loses contact with Earth for 2 minutes. But neither Spencer nor Jillian know that those 120 seconds of terror will ultimately threaten their sanity, their future and their lives in this heart stopping psychological thriller the critics call "One scary edge-of-the-seat nightmare."
Backdraft 967 1991 Action; Drama; Mystery; Thriller <i>One breath of oxygen and it explodes in a deadly rage.</i><br /><br /> This is an exciting thriller that shows you the mystery, drama and devastation of fire as you've never seen it before! Kurt Russel and William Baldwin star as two feuding siblings carrying on a heroic family tradition as Chicago firefighters. But when a puzzling series of arson attacks are reported, they are forced to set aside their differences to solve the mystery surrounding these explosive crimes.
Bad Boys 6 1995 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>Whatcha Gonna Do?</i><br><br> After the biggest bust of their careers, detectives Mike Lowrey and Marcus Burnett are kings of the hill...until a brilliant thief steals $120 million worth of heroin out from under their noses. With only four days to solve the crime before FBI shuts them down, Mike and Marcus have just one hope, a skittish eyewitness who might lead them to the thieves. But there's a catch: married man Marcus has to pretend to be his bachelor partner in order to win her confidence.
Bad Company 463 1995 Thriller <i>"One Hot Thriller!" - NBC-TV, New York</i><br /><br /> Dynamic stars and edge-of-your-seat suspense electrify <I>Bad Company</I>, the sexy thriller that's charged with red-hot erotic energy! Laurence Fishburne (<I>What's Love Got to Do With It, The Matrix</I>) is Nelson Crowe, a deep-cover CIA operative with a deadly assignment: infiltrate a highly secret industrial espionage firm. Once inside, he teams with Margaret Wells (Ellen Barkin - <I>Sea of Love, Someone Like You</I>) a master spy and seductive manipulator, in a plot to overthrow the organization's sinister president (Frank Langella - <I>Dave</I>). It's an explosive situation as the dangerous power play leads Crowe and Well into a darkly mysterious web of intrigue - and shocking murder!
Bad Company 515 2002 Action; Comedy; Thriller <i>"Slam-Bang Thrills And Spills" -San Francisco Examiner</i><br /><br /> Academy Award winner Anthony Hopkins and the irrepressible Chris Rock star in this spy action thriller that will have you on the edge of your seat!<br><br> Veteran CIA agent Gaylord Oakes (Hopkins) must recruit streetwise punk Jake Hayes (Rock) when Jake's identical twin brother is killed in the line of duty. With only nine days to complete a nuclear weapons negotiation, Jake has to go from smart talking to smooth operating and convince all parties he is the sophisticated brother he never knew. From Prague to New York, the chase is on and the clock is ticking when more than a preemptive arms deal goes "bad."
Ballistic 1290 2002 Action; Thriller <i>Your most dangerous enemies are the friends you've double crossed.</i><br /><br /> It's the ultimate in infiltration. The maximum in lethalness. Super-operatives Ecks and Sever both want to get their hands on a newly developed, micro-robotic assassination device. But each spy finds something blocking the way. Something named Ecks. Or something named Sever.<Br><br> Antonio Banderas and Lucy Liu go ballistic as foes destined- if they survive their personal war- to take on the forces pitting them against each other. Hollywood first timer Kaos directs, orchestrating a bullet ballet of action that includes hand combat, wall shredding street battles, even a runaway bus that flips on its side, splits in two and skids along in flames with Ecks aboard! A ride like this waits for no one. Hop on!
Basic 1291 2003 Thriller; Drama; Mystery <i>Deception is their most dangerous weapon</i><br /><br /> Academy Award nominees John Travolta (Best Actor, <i>Pulp Fiction</i>) and Samuel L. Jackson (Best Supporting Actor, <i>Pulp Fiction</i>) team up with action director John McTiernan (<i>Die Hard, The Hunt for Red October, Predator</I>) in a white-knuckle "thrill-ride with a twist you won't believe!" - (MairiAnna Bachynsky, ATV/CTV Entertainment). Also starring Connie Nielsen (<i>The Hunted, Gladiator</i>), Giovanni Ribisi (<i>Gone In Sixty Seconds</i>), Brian Van Holt (<i>Black Hawk down</i>), Taye Diggs (<i>Chicago</i>) and Roselyn Sanchez (<i>Rush Hour 2</i>).<br><br> A DEA officer (Travolta) is recruited to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a famed U.S. Army drill instructor (Jackson) and a group of cadets on a routine military exercise in the jungles of Panama. But the journey to uncover the truth leads to some dangerous and unexpected places when two rescued survivors tell dramatically different versions of what transpired.
Basic Instinct 250 1992 Thriller <i>A brutal murder. A brilliant killer. A cop who can't resist the danger.</i><br><br> Michael Douglas stars as Nick Curran, a tough but vulnerable detective. Sharon Stone costars as Catherine Tramell, a cold, calculating, and beautiful novelist with an insatiable sexual appetite. Catherine becomes a prime suspect when her boyfriend is brutally murdered--a crime she had described in her latest novel. But would she be so obvious as to write about a crime she was going to commit? Or is she being set up by a jealous rival? Obsessed with cracking the case, Nick descends into San Francisco's forbidden underground where suspicions mount, bodies fall, and he finds within himself an instinct more basic than survival.
Basic Instinct 2 1152 2006 Crime; Drama; Mystery; Thriller Coming Soon!
Batman Returns 858 1992 Action; Crime; Fantasy; Romance; Thriller <i>The Bat, the Cat, the Penguin</i><br><br> Gotham City faces two monstrous criminal menaces: the bizarre, sinister Penguin (Danny DeVito) and the slinky, mysterious Catwoman (Michelle Pfeiffer). Can Batman (Michael Keaton) battle two formidable foes at once? Especially when one wants to be mayor and the other is romantically attracted to Gotham's hero?
Beach, The 904 2000 Drama; Adventure; Thriller <i>"A Fascinating And Exotic Adventure." -Jeff Craig, Sixty Second Preview</i><br /><br /> "Leonardo DiCaprio is electrifying" (David Sheehan, CBS-TV) in this adrenaline-drenched, tantalizingly seductive thriller from the director of <I>Trainspotting</I>.<br><br> Richard (DiCaprio), a young American backpacker, is willing to risk his life for just one thing: that mind-blowing rush you can only get from braving the ultimate adventure. But on a secret, deceptively perfect beach, Richard will discover that "heaven on earth" can instantly change into a jungle of seduction and danger.<br><br> Co-starring sexy newcomer Virginie Ledoyen, this "journey to the unexpected, full of surprises, twists and turns, love and romance, lust and desire" (Maris Sallas, GEMS) explores the hidden perils and dark places that lurk just beyond the shores of paradise…
Behind Enemy Lines 57 2001 Action; War <i>"A Celebration Of The American Can-Do Spirit!" -David Ansen, Newsweek</i><br><br> Gene Hackman and Owen Wilson score "a solid victory" (<I>Time Magazine</I>) in this high flying action thriller filled with explosive action at every turn.<br><Br> The war was supposed to be over, but the battle to survive has just begun. When U.S. Navy pilot Chris Burnett (Wilson) is shot down during a recon mission over Bosnia, he must fight to stay alive and evade hostile Serbian forces. With time running out, Burnett's commanding officer (Hackman) risks everything by launching a renegade rescue mission -- against strict NATO directives -- to bring an American hero home.
Big Lebowski, The 708 1998 Comedy; Crime; Thriller The Dude. One cool guy. Who one day comes home to find two thugs have broken in and ruined his favorite carpet-the one that made the room "hang together". Thing is, they did it because he's got the same name as one of the richest men in town. Lebowski. But, hey, no problem. He'll get even. At least he'll get someone to pay for the carpet.
Big Momma's House 2 1193 2006 Action; Comedy; Thriller Nonstop laughs are back in the house with this super-sized sequel that's wilder, funnier, and filled with even more outrageous new adventures! Martin Lawrence and Nia Long return in a heavyweight hit comedy that's loads of fun for the whole family!<BR><BR> In the interest of national security, FBI agent Malcolm Turner (Lawrence) goes back undercover as Big Momma - a slick-talking, slam-dunking Southern granny with attitude to spare! Now this granny must play nanny to three demanding kids to complete his most outrageous assignment ever!
Bird on a Wire 424 1990 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Romance; Thriller A FBI informant has kept his new identity secret for 15 years, now an old flame has recognised him and the bad guys are back for revenge.
Birds, The 491 1963 Horror; Thriller Nothing equals <I>The Birds</I> for sheer terror when Alfred Hitchcock unleashes his foul friends in one of his most shocking and memorable masterpieces. As beautiful blond Melanie Daniels ('Tippi' Hedren) rolls into Bodega Bay in pursuit of eligible bachelor Mitch Brenner (Rod Taylor), she is inexplicably attacked by a seagull. Suddenly thousands of birds are flocking into town, preying on school children and residents in a terrifying series of attacks. Soon Mitch and Melanie are fighting for their lives against a deadly force that can't be explained and can't be stopped in one of Hollywood's most horrific films of nature gone berserk.
Birth 774 2004 Thriller A widow for ten years, Anna (Academy Award winner Nicole Kidman) is looking forward to getting remarried when a mysterious boy appears claiming to be her late husband reincarnated. The boy can recite the most intimate details of Anna's life. What follows is a spellbinding journey inside the very soul of a woman whose mind refuses to believe the impossible but whose heart knows the undeniable truth.
Blade Runner 261 1982 Sci-Fi <i>A chilling, bold, mesmerizing, futuristic detective thriller.</i><br><br> Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford) prowls the steel-and-microchip jungle of 21st-century Los Angeles. He's a "blade runner" stalking geneticaly made criminal replicants. His assignment: kill them. Their crime: wanting to be human. The story of <I>Blade Runner</I> is familiar to countless fans. But few have seen it like this. Because <I>this</I> is director Ridley Scott's own version of his sci-fi classic. This new version omits Deckard's voiceover narration, develops in slightly greater detail the romance between Deckard and Rachael (Sean Young) and removes the "uplifting" finale. The result is a heightened emotional impact: a great film made greater. Most intriguing of all is a newly included unicorn vision that suggests Deckard may be a humanoid. <I>Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?</I> Is Deckard a replicant? As with all things in the future, you must discover the answer yourself.
Blade Trinity 721 2004 Action; Fantasy; Horror; Thriller <i>The final hunt begins.</i><br><br> Blade (Wesley Snipes) returns as the ultimate vampire hunter in the explosive third and final film, <b>Blade: Trinity</b>. For years, Blade has fought against the vampires in the cover of the night. But now, after falling into the crosshairs of the FBI, he is forced out into the daylight, where he is driven to join forces with a clan of human vampire hunters he never knew existed - The Nightstalkers. Together with Abigail (Jessica Biel) and Hannibal (Ryan Reynolds), two deftly trained Nightstalkers, Blade follows a trail of blood to the ancient creature that is also hunting him, the original vampire, Dracula.
Blood Work 1498 2002 <i>"Two Thumbs Up!" -Ebert and Roper</i><br /><br /> FBI profiler Terry McCaleb almost always gets to the heart of a case. This time, that heart beats inside him. He's a cardiac patient who received a murder victim's heart. And the donor's sister asks him to make good on his second chance by finding the killer. That's just the first of many twists in a smart, gritty suspense thriller that's "vintage Eastwood: swift, surprising and very, very exciting" (Jim Svedja, <I>KNX/CBS Radio</i>).<br><br> Clint Eastwood produces, directs and stars in this edgy acclaimed mystery based on Michael Connelly's novel and scripted by Brian Helgeland (<I>L.A. Confidential</I>). With a superb cast brought to a hard boil playing characters to quicken your pulse and hold you spellbound, <I>Blood Work</I> works exceptionally well.
Blown Away 1386 1994 Action; Thriller <i>The fuse has been lit!</i><br /><br /> Jeff Bridges and Academy Award winner Tommy Lee Jones (<I>The Fugitive</I>) light a fuse under this action-packed "tension-filled, edge-of-the-seat thriller which will hold you hostage for 120 electrifying minutes" (<I>The Calgary Sun</I>). Fueled with dynamic support by Lloyd Bridges (<I>Hot Shots</I>), Forest Whitaker (<I>Species</I>) and Suzy Amis (</I>Usual Suspects</I>), <I>Blown Away</I> "is the action film you don't want to miss" (Mark McEwen, "CBS This Morning").<br><br> When an explosion jolts Boston, bomb squad expert Jimmy Dove (Bridges) is thrust into the most harrowing work of his career. Evidence points to a bomber more dangerous and skilled than any he's ever faced - except one. The possibility that the terrorist is his former mentor (Jones) increases the stakes - and as his friends and family are unsuspectingly drawn into the action, Jimmy is forced to face not only his bitter enemy…but also his haunting past.
Blue Thunder 586 1983 Action; Sci-Fi; Thriller Roy Scheider stars in this intense action thriller as a courageous police officer pilot battling government fanatics planning to misuse an experiment attack helicopter. Chosen to test Blue Thunder, Frank Murphy is amazed by the high-speed high-tech chopper. It can see through walls, record a whisper or level a city block. Distrusting the military mentality behind Blue Thunder, Murphy and his partner Lymangood soon discover that the remarkable craft is slated for use as the ultimate weapon in surveillance and crowd control. Jeopardized after being discovered by sinister Colonel Cochrane, Murphy flies Blue Thunder against military aircraft in a spellbinding contest over Los Angeles.
Blue Velvet 666 1986 Crime; Drama; Horror; Mystery; Thriller <i>"Hypnotic And Unsettling!" - Los Angeles Times</i><br /><br /> Spawned from the unique mind of Oscar-nominated director/writer and cinematic guru, David Lynch (<I>Dune, Wild at Heart</I>, "Twin Peaks"), <I>Blue Velvet</I> is "the work of a genius" (Pauline Kael). Kyle MacLachlan, Isabella Rossellini, Dennis Hopper and Laura Dern star in this "disturbing and magical" (<I>Rolling Stone</I>), suspense-filled masterpiece of mystery and madness that's "a startling mixture of the heartfelt and the horrific" (<I>Newsweek</I>).<br><br> Cleancut college boy Jeffrey (MacLachlan) finds his Mayberry-like hometown is not so normal when he discovers a human ear in a field. His investigation catapults him into an alluring, erotic murder mystery involving a disturbed nightclub singer (Rossellini) and a drug-addicted sadist (Hopper). Soon Jeffrey's led deeper into their depraved existence, finding himself obsessed with this dark, enigmatic underworld…to the point of no return.
Body Heat 360 1981 Drama; Thriller <i>She taught him everything she knew - about passion and murder.</i><br><br> Attorney Ned Racine's life coasts along in neutral-until he meets a siren in white (with a well-to-do husband) named Matty Walker. Ned knows Matty's the kind of woman a man would kill to be with. So he does.
Body Snatchers The Invasion Continues 97 1993 Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Imagine…You're Gone and Someone Else is Living Inside Your Body.</i><br><br> Don't sleep. Don't ever sleep. That's when it happens. That's when tentacles leave the alien pod and enter your ears and nostrils. Soon you're not you anymore. You've been taken over, a victim of <I>Body Snatchers</I>.<br><br> A science-fiction classic gets an eerie, modern update in this spellbinder inspired by 1956's <I> Invasion of the Body Snatchers</I> and from the producer of the 1978 remake. Advances in screen special effects now enable director Abel Ferrar and his crew of wizards to depict the actual birthing of a pod - and its devastating effect on the human host.<br><br> Who says there's no rest for the wicked? As stars Farielle Anwar, Terry Kinney, Forest Whitaker and Meg Tilly discover, no one rests when the only way to sleep is to keep one eye open. And one foot out the door.
Boondock Saints, The 946 1999 Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>Thy Kingdom Come, Thy Will Be Done</i><br /><br /> It's the one commandment they cannot keep. Tough, stylish and extreme, fans of <I>Reservoir Dogs</I> and <I>Pulp Fiction</I> will thrill to the action, intensity and intelligence of this modern day morality tale written in blood. Starring Willem Dafoe <I>The English Patient</I>, Sean Patrick Flanery <I>Powder</I> and Norman Reedus <I>8MM</I>.<Br><br> When the sadistic Russian mob starts muscling in on their South Boston Irish neighborhood, Connor and Murphy McManus know what must be done. Feeling that the vengeance of God is flowing through their veins, they set out to rid the streets of gangsters, criminals and lowlifes. As the body count rises, the brothers become local heroes. Now, one unorthodox FBI agent must be cunning enough to bring them down.
Boston Strangler, The 1192 2006 Thriller <i>Truth Can Be Distorted In The Eyes Of A Killer.</i><br /><br /> Boston, Massachusetts. 1962. The dawn of the serial killer was at hand. Thirteen innocent women were brutally slaughtered by a faceless monster. Now, through the eyes of the killer himself, we are taken on a sadistic journey from the jail cell to the grave, reliving each terrifying event one murder at a time.<br><Br> Mauro Lannini, as Albert DeSalvo, gives a frighteningly real performance that has you guessing his innocence or guilt until the very end.
Bound 140 1996 Crime; Thriller <i>In Their World, You Can't Buy Freedom. But You Can Steal It.</i><br><br> A mobster, his mistress and a tough female ex-con are caught in a dangerous plot with over $2 million of the mob's money at stake in this new, ultra-hip film by the Wachowski Brothers. Starring Academy Award nominee Jennifer Tilly (<I>Liar Liar</I>), Gina Gershon (<I>Face/Off</I>) and Joe Pantoliano (<I>The Fugitive</I>).
Bourne Identity, The 992 2002 Action; Thriller; Mystery; Drama; Adventure Academy Award® Winner Matt Damon stars in this explosive, action-packed hit filled with incredible fight sequences. Found with two bullets in his back, Jason Bourne discovers he has the skills of a very dangerous man and no memory of his violent past. Racing to unlock the secret of his own identity, he discovers the deadly truth: he's an elite government agent, a 20 million dollar weapon the government no longer trusts. Now this top operative is the government's number one target in this super-charged, thrill-a-minute spectacular loaded with "non-stop action!" (Bill Zwecker, <i>FOX-TV</i>)
Bourne Supremacy, The 718 2004 Action; Adventure; Drama; Mystery; Thriller The should have left him alone. Academy Award winner Matt Damon is back as expert assassin Jason Bourne in this stunning, non-stop action hit. Fuelled by awesome fight scenes and some of the most breathtaking chase sequences ever filmed, it's a state-of-the-art espionage thriller that explodes into action and never lets up!
Bride Of Chucky 1286 1998 Comedy; Horror; Thriller <i>Chucky Gets Lucky</i><br /><br /> For ten years, the tortured soul of serial killer Charles Lee Ray has been imprisoned inside a child's doll. "Chucky" is reborn when his old flame, Tiffany rescues his battered doll parts from a police impound. But Chucky wants his new playmate cut down to size, so he transforms his blushing bride into a stunning little terror. Chucky and Tiffany can't wait to start their own homicidal honeymoon. When this demonic duo hits the road and hooks up with a pair of unsuspecting newlyweds, they leave a trail of murder and mayhem behind them. Chucky's back!
The Business 1122 2005 Drama; Thriller Set in the Thatcher era with the cool sounds of the 80's, THE BUSINESS is an action packed gangster flick set in Spain's sun drenched Costa Del crime...
Cabin Fever 1341 2002 Horror; Thriller <i>Terror... In the Flesh.</i><br /><br /> Jeff, Karen, Paul, Marcy and Bert embark on a vacation deep into the mountains. With the top down and the music up, they drive to a remote cabin to enjoy their last days of decadence after college. Then somebody gets sick. Karen's skin starts to bubble and burn as something grows inside her, tunneling beneath her flesh. As the others try to save her, they look at one another and realize that any one of them could be next. One by one they turn on each other and the rest of the town... realizing that the disease is the least of their problems.
Cache (Hidden) 1479 2005 Drama; Thriller <i>"Like Hitchcock, only creepier." - Steven Rea, Philadelphia Inquirer</i><br /><br /> Academy Award®-winner Juliette Binoche (1997, Best Supporting Actress, <i>The English Patient</i>) stars in <i>Caché</i>, a psychological thriller about a TV talk show host and his wife who are terrorized by surveillance videos of their private life. Delivered by an anonymous stalker, the tapes reveal secret after secret until obsession, denial and deceit take hold of the couple and hurl them to the point of no return. <i>Caché</i> is director Michael Haneke's dark vision of a relationship torn mercilessly apart by the camera's unblinking eye.
Cape Fear 257 1991 Thriller Master filmmaker <b>Martin Scorsese</b> brings heart-pounding suspense to one of the most acclaimed thrillers of all time.<br><br> Fourteen years after being imprisoned, vicious psychopath Max Cady (<b>Robert De Niro</b>) emerges with a single-minded mission: to seek revenge on his attorney Sam Bowden (<b>Nick Nolte</b>).<br><br> Cady becomes a terrifying presence as he menacingly circles Bowden's increasingly unstable family. Realizing he is legally powerless to protect his beautiful wife Leigh (<b>Jessica Lange</b>) and his troubled teenage daughter Danielle (<b>Juliette Lewis</b>), Sam resorts to unorthodox measures which lead to an unforgettable showdown on Cape Fear.<br><br> Visually stunning images and brilliant performances from a talented cast highlight this roller-coaster ride through relentless psychological torment.
Carlito's Way 888 1993 Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>From the director of Scarface</i><br /><br /> From the director of <i>Scarface</i> come the critically acclaimed crime thriller <i>Carlito's Way</i>. Oscar® winner <b>Al Pacino</b> gives an electrifying performance as former drug kingpin Carlito Brigante, who is sprung from prison by his high-powered attorney (Academy Award® winner <b>Sean Penn</b>). He stuns the New York underworld by vowing to go straight from a history of violence, but his plans are undermined by misguided loyalties and an outmoded code of honor. In a life-or-death battle, Carlito takes on the relentless forces that refuse to let him go. Co-starring <b>John Leguizamo</b> and <b>Luis Guzmán</b>, <i>Carlito's Way</i> is a powerful, action-packed ride all the way to its explosive conclusion.
Cat People 141 1942 Horror; Thriller Irena Dubrovna, a beautiful and mysterious Serbian-born fashion artist living in New York City, falls...
Cat's Eye 1360 1985 Comedy; Horror; Thriller A wandering supernatural feline's adventures provide the linking story for Stephen King's <I>Cat's Eye</I>, a dead on trilogy scripted by King and directed by Lewis Teague (<I>Cujo, The Jewel of the Nile</I>). First up: the staff at Quitters Inc. promises to help nicotine fiend Dick Morrison (James Woods) kick the habit. If not, someone in Morrison's household might get smoked… because QI is run by a very persuasive mob family. Next comes a cliffhanger. Or a ledgehanger. Either way, a luckless gambler (Robert Hays) is forced into a bet involving a stroll around the building- on the five inch ledge encircling the 30th floor. Finally, our wayfarer kitty rescues a schoolgirl (young Drew Barrymore) from a vile, doll sized troll. Meowvelous!
Cave, The (Widescreen) 1080 2005 Thriller <i>There Are Places Man Was Never Meant to Go.</i><br><br> Deep in the Romanian forest, a team of scientists stumbles upon the ruins of a 13th-century abbey. On further inspection, they make a startling discovery - the abbey is built over the entrance to a giant underground cave system. Local biologists believe the cave could be home to an undiscovered ecosystem, so they hire a group of American cave explorers to help them investigate its depths.<br><br> Jack (Cole Hauser) and his brother Tyler (Eddie Cibrian) are thrill-seeking professional cave explorers who run a team of the top divers in the world. The crack unit, which also includes Charlie (Piper Perabo) and Buchanan (Morris Chestnut) immediately begin their exploration. But what they find deep inside the caves is not just a new ecosystem, but an entirely new species altogether.
Cell, The 1485 2000 Crime; Drama; Fantasy; Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>In Order To Save A Life, She'll Have To Risk Her Own.</i><br /><br /> Jennifer Lopez (<I>Out Of Sight, Selena</I>) takes a terrifying journey into the mind of a killer in this chilling, critically acclaimed psychological thriller.<br><br> When a serial killer, Vincent D'Onofrio, (<I>The Thirteenth Floor, Men In Black</I>) falls into a coma before his last victim can be found, a child therapist (Lopez) must use an experimental treatment to enter his mind and learn his secrets before it is too late. The visually haunting world threatens her very existence when she becomes trapped by the terror inside.<br><br> Now, an FBI agent, Vince Vaughn (<I>Swingers, Jurassic Park: The Lost World</I>) must rescue her from the killer's nightmare mind before he too is lost to the twisted world forever.
Cellular 715 2004 Thriller; Action; Crime <i>If the signal dies, so does she.</i><br><br> What if someone's life was literally on the line and the power to save them was totally in your hands? For Ryan (Chris Evans) the choice begins with a frantic call from Jessica Martin (Academy Award winner Kim Basinger). Having been kidnapped at gunpoint and locked in an undisclosed attic, Jessica pleads with Ryan to get help before her abductors return to kill her. With no way of knowing where she is, and relentless, high-stakes thrill ride through a world of lies and murder in this riveting, adrenaline pumping suspense thriller.
Chaos 1132 2006 Action; Crime; Drama; Thriller Two cops, a rookie (Phillippe) and a grizzled vet (Statham), pursue an accomplished bank robber. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0402910/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Chasing Ghosts 1002 2005 Crime; Drama; Thriller Coming Soon!
Child's Play 1283 1988 Comedy; Horror <i>"Excellent Special Effects! It Packs A Wallop!"</i><br /><br /> The "chills come thick and fast" (Los Angeles Times) as voodoo and terror meet within an innocent-looking doll inhabited by the soul of a serial killer who isn't ready to die. From the director of Fright Night comes a "clever, playful" and stylish thriller with "excellent special effects" and heart-pounding suspense guaranteed to scare!<br><br> After 6-year-old Andy Barclay's (Alex Vincent) babysitter is violently pushed out of a window to her death, nobody believes him when he says that "Chucky", his new birthday doll, did it! Until things start going terribly wrong…dead wrong. And when an ensuing rampage of gruesome murders lead a detective (Chris Sarandon) back to the same toy, he discovers that the real terror has just begun…the deranged doll has plans to transfer his evil spirit into a living human being - young Andy!
Child's Play 3 1285 1991 Comedy; Horror <i>There comes a time to put away childhood things. But some things won't stay put.</i><br /><br /> One of filmdom's most notorious killers is back to wreak more mayhem as Chucky continues his quest to possess the body of a human child. <Br><BR> Eight years after seemingly destroying the killer doll, Andy Barclay (Justin Whalin) turns 16 and is placed in a military school. Meanwhile, the greedy president of Play Pals Toy Company decides to resurrect the popular Good Guy doll line, confident that all the bad publicity is forgotten. As the assembly line recreates the first doll from a mass of melted plastic, the spirit of Chucky returns to renew his quest and seek revenge on Andy. <BR><BR> Once again it's up to Andy to stop the unrelenting killer in this fast-paced thriller.
China Syndrome, The 292 1979 Thriller <i>A Powerful Cautionary Thriller About The Dangers Of Nuclear Energy And The Power Of Television News.</i><br><br> In 1979, The China Syndrome was the movie everyone was talking about, thanks to the enormous publicity generated by the real-life Three Mile Island accident that not only mirrored the events depicted in the film but occurred just twelve days after the movie's release.
Chinese Connection, The (Fox) 369 1972 Action In the China of 1908, respecting one's teacher is a sign of breeding, and avenging his murder a sacred duty. When a martial arts master (Bruce Lee) learns his revered kung fu instructor has been murdered, his shock turns first to disbelief, then to anger.<Br><br> Determined to wrest vengeance from the gang responsible, he travels to Shanghai to hunt down the killers - and ends up facing some of his most dangerous opponents. A combination of power, grace and humor, this action-packed thriller is a Bruce Lee classic.
Christine 393 1983 Horror John Carpenter brings Stephen King's best-selling novel to life in this chilling thriller<br><br> She was born in Detroit...on an automobile assembly line. But she is no ordinary automobile. Deep within her chassis lives an unholy presence. She is CHRISTINE - a red and white 1958 Plymouth Fury whose unique standard equipment includes an evil, indestructible vengeance that will destroy anyone in her way. She seduces 17-year-old Arnie Cunningman (Keith Gordon), who becomes consumed with passion for her sleek, rounded chrome-laden body. She demands his complete and unquestioned devotion and when outsiders seek to interfere, they become the victims of Christine's horrifying wrath.
Clearing, The 732 2004 Drama; Thriller Boasting the year's most critically acclaimed and talented cast, including Robert Redford, Hellen Mirren, and William DaFoe, <i>The Clearing</i> is a taut, engrossing thriller about fate, love, and missed opportunities. "Redford gives an Oscar®-worthy performance as a self-made tycoon kidnapped and now in the most important negotiation ever - for his life.<br>
Clockstoppers 1421 2002 Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>What If You Had The Power To Stop Time?</i><br /><br /> Director Jonathan Frakes (<I>Star Trek: Insurrection, Star Trek; First Contact</I>) deftly mixes laughs with thrills in the sci-fi adventure film <I>Clockstoppers</I>. Zak Gibbs (Jesse Bradford, <I>Hackers</I>) is an ordinary teenager who suddenly obtains extraordinary powers when he stumbles upon a mysterious wristwatch device that can literally stop time in its tracks! To Zak, it's the perfect gadget to impress Francesca, (Paula Garces, <I>Dangerous Minds</I>), the beautiful new foreign exchange student at school. But to those more passionately familiar with the incredible timepiece- a hapless scientist (French Stewart, <I>3rd Rock from the Sun</I>) and his sinister boss (Michael Biehn, <I>The Terminator</I>)- the ultimate power of the entire world literally lies in the hands of whomever possesses the amazing apparatus. They want it back- at any cost- and that's when Zak and Francesca find themselves unwittingly swept into a thrilling, high tech race against time!
Clockwork Orange, A 36 1971 Crime; Sci-Fi; Thriller Young Neo-punk Alex (Malcolm McDowell) and his "old ultraviolence" ways become guinea pigs for a state-sanctioned cure. Stanley Kubrick's jolting tale of crime and punishment was adapted from the novel by Anthony Burgess.
Cobra 628 1986 Crime; Thriller <i>Crime is a desease. Meet the cure.</i><br /><br /> Like Sylvester Stallone's <I>Rocky</I> and <I>Rambo</I>, the hero of Cobra is another original: Lt. Marlon Cobretti, a one-man assault force whose laser-mount submachine gun and pearl handled Colt .45 spit pure crimestopping venom.<BR><br> <I>Rambo: First Blood Part II</I> director rejoins Stallone for this thriller pitting Cobretti against a merciless serial killer. The trail leads to not one murderer but to an army of psychos bent on slashing their way to a "New Order"- and killing the inadvertent witness to their latest blood spree. Fortunately, Cobra is her protector. And full throttle screen excitement doesn't get any better.
Cold Creek Manor 927 2004 Drama; Thriller <i>Have you ever wondered what happened in your home before you lived there?</i><br /><br /> <i>Cold Creek Manor</i> is the heart-pounding thriller that will keep you sitting on the edge of your seat in tension-filled suspense. Wanting to escape city life for the saner, safer countryside, New Yorkers Cooper Tilson (Dennis Quaid), his wife Leah (Golden Globe winner Sharon Stone) and their two children move into a dilatpidated old mansion still filled with the possessions of the previous family. Turning it into their dream house soon becomes a living nightmare when the previous owner (Stephen Dorff) shows up, and a series of terrifying incidents lead them on a spine-tingling search for clues to the estate's dark and lurid past.
Collateral 733 2004 Action; Crime; Drama; Thriller Vincent (Tom Cruise) is a cool, calculating contract killer at the top of his game. max (Jamie Foxx) is a cabbie with big dreams and little to show for it. Now, Max has to transport Vincent on his next job - one night, five stops, five hits and a getaway. And after this fateful night, neither man will ever be the same again. Tonight everything is changing...
Collateral Damage 616 2001 Thriller Officials investigating a terrorist bombing warn Gordy Brewer not to get involved, but events have already involved him in the most horrible way. His wife and child are among the victims claimed by the blast.<br><br> Surging excitement and one-man heroics fuel the powerful action thriller <I>Collateral Damage</I>. Superstar Arnold Schwarzenegger plays that one man. He's Brewer, a Los Angeles fireman who sets out to find the terrorist called El Lobo. Andrew Davis (<I>The Fugitive</I>) directs, deftly pacing the action as Brewer stalks his prey from L.A. to Colombia to Washington D.C. Brewer knows El Lobo will strike there. But how? When? And precisely where? In the scramble for answers, one thing is clear: <I>Collateral Damage</I> is a ticking time bomb of suspense.
Con Air 30 1997 Action; Thriller <i>They were deadly on the ground. Now they have wings.</i><br><br> A prison parolee- on his way to freedom- faces impossible odds when the maximum security transport plane he is on is skyjacked by the most infamous murderer Cyrus "The Virus" Grissom! Buckle up and hang on tight as explosive, high-flying action soars to new heights...and delivers high-caliber motion picture enjoyment!
Confessions Of A Dangerous Mind 118 2002 Biography; Comedy; Thriller <i>In the cool, witty style of Ocean's Eleven!</i><br><br> George Clooney (<i>Ocean's Eleven</i>), Drew Barrymore (<i>Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle</i>) and Sam Rockwell (<i>The Green Mile</i>) star in the comedy thriller that poses an irresistible question: what would happen if a wildly successful TV producer was also a top-secret CIA assassin? While a maverick creator of America's favorite game shows gains notoriety for his smash television hits, he is also drawn into a shadowy world of danger as a covert government operative! But soon his life begins to spiral out of control-both of them! Directed by George Clooney and based on Chuck Barris' cult-classic autobiography, this entertaining hit delivers comedy to keep you laughing...and intrigue to keep you guessing!
Conspiracy Theory 1382 1997 Mystery; Romance; Thriller; Drama <i>Jerry Fletcher sees conspiracies everywhere. One has turned out to be true. Now his enemies want him dead. And she's the only one he can trust.</i><br /><br /> New York cab driver and conspiracy buff Jerry Fletcher (Mel Gibson) knows about the secret movers, shakers and assassins who <I>really</I> control things. Trying to put Justice Department attorney Alice Sutton (Julia Roberts) in the know, he's run out of her office. Soon both will run for their lives.<BR><br> The two stars conspire for suspense, romance and twists that click like a rush-hour taxi meter. A crackpot theory in the newsletter Jerry publishes may be true. Cryptic Dr. Jonas (Patrick Stewart) and his men aim to quash it - and them too. "I don't know what I know but I know that it's big." Jerry says. What we know is that <I>Conspiracy Theory</I> is big entertainment.
Constant Gardener, The 1032 2005 Drama; Thriller <i>"A First-Rate Spy Game" -- Rex Reed, The New York Observer</i><br><br> Academy Award nominee Ralph Fiennes (<i>The English Patient</i>) and Rachel Weisz (<i>Constantine</i>) give electrifying performances in this gripping suspense-thriller. A diplomat on the hunt for his wife's murderer uncovers a treacherous conspiracy that will destroy millions of innocent people - unless he can reveal its sinister roots. From the best-selling spy novel by John Le Carré comes this edge-of-your-seat story of murder, deception and revenge that critics are calling "a hair-raising thriller with an unforgettable finale" (Karen Durbin, <i>Elle</i>).
Constantine 726 2005 Drama; Fantasy; Horror; Thriller John Constantine sees demons walk the earth, and he aims to do something about it: send them back to hell!<br><Br> As <i>Constantine</i>, <i>The Matrix</i>'s <b>Keanu Reeves</b> fights a new otherworld foe in this eye-popping supernatural thriller based on characters from the DC Comics/Vertigo <i>Hellblazer</i> Graphic Novels and set in a City of the Angels where spirit-world bounds have been broken...and all hell is breaking loose.<br><Br> Holy water. A dragon's-breath flamethrower. A shotgun crafted from a crucifix. Armed with these and assisted by an intrepid cop (<b>Rachel Weisz</b>), John Constantine is a spiritual warrior gone to apocalyptic war. Be glad he's on your side.
Control 833 2004 Thriller <i>Sentenced to death...Chosen to live...Destined to kill again.</i><br><br> Ray Liotta (<i>Goodfellas</i>) and Willem Dafoe (<i>Spider-Man 2</i>) leads this all-star cast as two men from opposite worlds trying to come to terms with their troubled past. Liotta plays Lee Ray Oliver, a violent sociopath who is granted a second chance at life when Dr. Copeland (Dafoe), a pioneering scientist, offers him an experimental behavioral drug that promises to suppress his violent nature.<bR><br> When Lee Ray's newfound life begins, he is continually haunted by his murderous past. Searching for redemption, he falls in love with Teresa, his beautiful yet cautious co-worker played by Michelle Rodriguez (<i>S.W.A.T, Girlfight</i>). Life begins to take on a new meaning until the experimental drug starts triggering side effects and Lee Ray's criminal past comes back to life. Will he kill again? Or will he finally gain <i>CONTROL</i>?
Conversation, The 285 1974 Drama; Thriller Francis Ford Coppola's provoking mystery-drama explores the morality of privacy and stars Gene Hackman as Harry Caul, expert surveillance man. A routine wire-tapping job turns into a modern nightmare as Harry hears something disturbing in his recording of a young couple in a park. He begins to worry about what the tape may be used for and becomes involved in a maze of secrecy and murder. Set in San Francisco, the film also features Cindy Williams, Harrison Ford and Frederic Forrest. Nominated for Best Picture of 1974, <I>The Conversation</I> was made between <I>The Godfather</I> and <I>The Godfather Part II</I>.
Core, The 962 2003 Action; Adventure; Drama; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>"Edge-of-your-seat thrill ride that's a total blast." -Shawn Edwards, FOX-TV</i><br /><br /> Academy Award winner Hilary Swank (<i>Boys Don't Cry</i>) leads an all-star cast in this electrifying journey that puts you in the middle of the most spectacular film adventure. <BR><BR> Geophysicist, Dr. Josh Keyes (Aaron Eckhart, <i>Erin Brockovich</i>) has made a terrifying discovery: the Earth's inner core has stopped rotating. Now the planet's electromagnetic field is deteriorating and within months, Earth will be destroyed. <BR><BR> One hop exists: to send Keyes and an elite team of scientists in a subterranean vessel to the center of the Earth. As mankind's fate hangs in the balance, the scientists and the ship's crew must do the unthinkable-detonate a nuclear device to reactivate the Earth's core. <BR><Br> co-starring Delroy Lindo (<i>Ransom</i>), Emmy Award winner Stanley Tucci and Academy Award nominee Alfre Woodard.
Count Of Monte Cristo, The 920 2002 Action; Drama; Adventure; Thriller <i>Prepare For Adventure. Count On Revenge.</i><br /><br /> Jim Caviezel (<I>High Crimes</I>) and Guy Pearce (<I>The Time Machine</I>) give sizzling performances in <I>The Count Of Monte Cristo</I> - the greatest tale of betrayal, adventure and revenge the world has never known. When the dashing and guileless Edmond Dantes (Caviezel) is betrayed by his best friend (Pearce) and wrongly imprisoned, he becomes consumed by thoughts of vengeance. After a miraculous escape, he transforms himself into the mysterious and wealthy Count of Monte Cristo, insinuates himself into the French Nobility and puts his cunning plan of revenge into action. This swashbuckling thriller will have you sitting on the edge of your seat until the last ounce of revenge is exacted.
Crash 874 2005 Thriller <i>"Easily the strongest American film since 'Mystic River'." -- David Denby, The New Yorker</i><br><br> This compelling urban thriller tracks the volatile intersection of a multiethnic cast of characters struggling to overcome their fears as they careen in and out of one another's lives. In the gray area between black and white, victim and aggressor, during the next 36 hours, the will all collide.
Crazies, The 1304 1973 Action; Horror; Thriller; Drama; Sci-Fi <i>"Almost unlimited blood and gore...An onslaught of horror upon horror!" -Cinefantastique</i><br /><br /> Its code name is "Trixie," an experimental government germ weapon that leaves its victims either dead or irreversibly insane. When the virus is accidentally unleashed in Evans City, Pennsylvania, the small community becomes a war zone of panicked military, desperate scientists and gentle neighbors turned homicidal maniacs. Now a small group of citizens has fled to the town's outskirts where they must hide from trigger-happy soldiers while battling their own depraved urges. But even if they can escape the madness of this plague, can they survive the unstoppable violence of <i>The Crazies</i>? <bR><BR> Richard France (<i>Dawn of the Dead</i>, Lynn Lowry (<i>Shivers, Cat People</i>) and Richard Liberty (<i>Day of the Dead</i>) co-star in this little-seen masterpiece of modern horror written and directed by George Romero that remains one of his most chilling and disturbing films ever. Blue Underground is now proud to present <i>The Crazies</i> fully restored from original negative materials and loaded with exclusive new extras created especially for this DVD edition.
Crimes of Passion 1179 2005 Mystery; Thriller While in competition for a job promotion, the female competitor sues her male counterpart for sexual harassment. Blackmail and murder follow closely behind.
The Crow 420 1994 Action; Crime; Fantasy; Thriller A man brutally murdered comes back to life as an undead avenger of his and his finacee's murder.
The Crow: City of Angels 421 1996 Action; Crime; Fantasy; Thriller This sequel to the 1994 cult classic which ended in the real life death of Brandon Lee has "the Crow" revive a new character...
Cruel Intentions 22 1999 Drama; Romance; Thriller <i>They're Old Enough To Know Better. . . And Too Young To Care.</i><br><br> Sarah Michelle Gellar and Ryan Phillippe sizzle as a pair of unscrupulous siblings in a deliciously sexy tale of seduction, revenge and conquest.<br> After cleverly seducing and ruining the reputation of an unsuspecting classmate (Selma Blair) the sparks fly when Kathryn (Gellar) poses the ultimate challenge to her insatiable stepbrother Sebastian (Phillippe): deflower the Headmaster's beautiful, virgin daughter Annette (Reese Witherspoon). If he fails, Kathryn gets his most prized possession, but if he succeeds, Sebastian get to possess and bed Kathryn.<br> The stakes are high, but for Sebastian, the payoff is feverishly irresistible and before the summer's over, no one will escape their relentless game of cat and mouse. . ..until one of them is bitten by the most unlikely sensation of all. . . love.
Cruel World 1246 2005 Comedy; Drama; Horror; Thriller Coming soon!
Crying Game, The 675 1992 Thriller <i>The movie everybody's talking about, but nobody's giving away it's secret. Play At Your Own Risk.</i><br /><br /> The Crying Game is the unpredictable, unconventional, multi-Ocar-nominated masterpiece that has become the sleeper hit of the year. Starring Stephen Rea and Miranda Richardson as Irish terrorists, Forest whitaker as their hostage, and Jaye Davidson as Whitaker's exotic girlfriend, the film is a haunting, humorous and shocking romantic thriller. Never has a motion picture undermined viewer expectations so thoroughly and enjoyably.
Cube 220 1998 Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Don't Look For A Reason...Look For A Way Out</i><br><br> Six ordinary strangers awaken to find themselves in a seemingly endless maze of interlocking cubical chambers armed with lethal booby traps. Without food or water, they have only a few days to live. None of them knows how or why they've been imprisoned, but soon discover that each possesses a skill that could contribute to their escape. As they work together to extricate themselves from their claustrophobic cell, one thing becomes painfully clear--unless they learn to cooperate to solve the secrets of this deadly trap, none of them has very long to live.
Cube 2 221 2002 Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>There is more to fear than you can see.</i><br><br> Eight strangers wake up in a bizarre cube with no recollection of how they got there and no idea of how to get out. They soon discover that they're in a deadly dimension where the laws of physics don't apply and they must unravel the secrets of the "hypercube" in order to survive.
Cube 3: Cube Zero 222 2004 Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Every Nightmare Has A Beginning</i><br><br> In this prequel to one of the most successful sci-fi thrillers of the last decade, a new group of unwilling participants frantically moves through an ominous construct of cube-shaped rooms. Each room holds the threat of hideously inventive and painful death. Finding the real exit, however, may not offer the freedom one seeks.
Cujo 422 1983 Horror; Thriller A friendly St. Bernard named "Cujo" contracts rabies and conducts a reign of terror on a small American town.
Cutter, The 1127 2005 Action; Drama; Thriller A detective struggling to rescue an aged diamond cutter from the hands of a murderous thief, must learn the truth about the cutter's past to unravel the clues and rescue him before it's too late.
Cyber Wars 1480 2004 Action; Drama; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Join The Revolution.</i><br /><br /> A bounty hunter and a police detective find themselves on the run after they uncover a diabolical "game" set in motion by several elite corporate leaders. As they race against the clock to save not only their own lives but the lives of everyone in the city, they soon discover they are no longer hunters - they are the hunted.
Cypher 224 2002 Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Trust No One</i><br><br> A pulse-pounding cyber thriller starring <b>Jeremy Northam</b> (<i>Gosford Park, Emma</i>) and <b>Lucy Liu</b> (<i>Kill Bill Vol. 1, Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle</i>), <i>Cypher</i> is sure to entertain you! When computer expert Morgan Sullivan (<b>Northam</b>) joins a huge multinational company, he assumes a new identity and is sent undercover to investigate corporate espionage. Before long, he finds himself caught up in a vicious cycle of paranoia and mistrust. Then along comes Rita (<b>Liu</b>), a sexy and smart secret agent who informs Sullivan that he's being brainwashed and that <i>she</i> is the only one who can help him! Loaded with riveting twists and amazing special effects...you're sure to applaud this fast-paced thriller!
Daredevil 1431 2003 Action; Crime; Fantasy; Thriller <i>2-Disc Edition!</i><br /><br /> By day, blind attorney Matt Murdock (Ben Affleck) toils for justice in Hell's Kitchen. By night, he's Daredevil, The Man Without Fear - a powerful, masked vigilante stalking the dark streets with an uncanny radar sense that allows him to "see" with superhuman capabilities. But when the love of his life, fiery Elektra Natchios (Jennifer Garner), is targeted by New York City's ruthless kingpin of crime (Michael Clarke Duncan) and his deadly assassin Bullseye (Colin Farrell), Daredevil may be about to meet his match.
Dark Blue 954 2003 Action; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"Powerful. Hypnotic. Gripping." --Rex Reed, The New York Observer</i><br /><br /> Adrenaline is high, tempers are hot, and racial tensions are boiling over. Against this explosive backdrop, LAPD detective Eldon Perry tutors his rookie partner in the realities of police intimidation and corruption as they investigate a high-profile homicide case. But as the body count rises-- and the evidence just doesn't add up --Assistant Chief Arthur Holland threatens to end Perry’s brand of "justice" ...if Perry's own demons don't destroy him first.
Dark Water 1003 2005 Horror <i>"Even Hitchcock Could Not Have Done It Better." -- Pete Hammond, MAXIM</i><br><br> With a haunting mystery at its core, <i>Dark Water</i> is a thoroughly absorbing, suspense-filled thriller starring Jennifer Connelly. Dahlia Williams (Connelly) and her five-year-old daughter are ready to begin a new life together. But their new apartment - dilapidated and worn - suddenly seem to take on a life of its own. Mysterious noises, persistent leaks of dark water and other strange happenings in the deserted apartment above send Dahlia on a haunting and mystifying pursuit - one that unleashes a torrent of living nightmares.
Day After Tomorrow 990 2004 Action; Adventure; Drama; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>From the director of Independence Day</i><br /><br /> In this pulse-pounding action-thriller, global warming triggers the onset of a new Ice Age. As tornadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begins to freeze solid. Now, climatologist Jack Hall (<b>Dennis Quaid</b>), his son Sam (<b>Jake Gyllenhaal</b>) and a small band of survivors must ride out the growing superstorm and stay alive in the face of an enemy more powerful and relentless than any they've ever encountered: Mother Nature!
Day of the Dead 1000 1985 Drama; Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>The Darkest Day Of Horror The World Has Ever Known</i><br /><br /> The "walking dead" have taken over the world. Only a small band of scientists and soldiers are definitely known to remain, and they have taken refuge in an underground missile silo. The only hope for survival of the human race hinges on discovering a way to either control the walking dead or get them back into their graves for good.
Day Of Wrath 1180 2006 Action; Drama; Mystery; Thriller During the tumultuous Spanish Inquisition, greed, torture and death have taken over a village. Fighting deceit and betrayal, Ruy De Mendoza wields his sword to reveal a secret conpspiracy. With blood-racing action, this is a spellbinding tale of mystery and intrigue guaranteed to keep you riveted until the shocking end.
Daylight 631 1996 Drama; Action; Adventure; Thriller Disaster in a New York tunnel as explosions collapse both ends of it. One hero tries to help the people inside find their way to safety.
Dead Ringers 1327 1988 Drama; Thriller; Horror Claire Niveau is in love with Beverly. Or does she love Elliot? It's uncertain because brothers Beverly and Elliot Mantle are identical twins sharing the same medical practice, apartment and women - including unsuspecting Claire.<br><br> In portrayals that won the New York Film Critics Best Actor Award, <b>Jeremy Irons</b> plays twin gynecologists whose emotional dependency collapses into mind games, madness and murder. <b>Genevieve Bujold</b>, the Los Angeles Film Critics Best Supporting Actress choice is Claire. And <b>David Cronenberg</b> (<i>The Fly</i>) won Los Angeles Film Critics Best Director honors for melding split-screen techniques, body doubles and <b>Iron</b>'s uncanny acting into an eerie, fact-based tale "unnerving but also enthralling" (<b>Desson Howe</b>, <i>The Washington Post</i>).
The Dead Zone 423 1983 Drama; Fantasy; Horror; Thriller A man awakens from a coma to discover he has a psychic detective ability.
Death Race 2000 271 1975 Action; Thriller <i>In The Year 2000 Hit And Run Isn't A Felony: It's The National Sport.</i><br><br> In the year 2000 auto racing has become very dangerous: It's not only how fast you drive, but how many pedestrians you hit. David Carradine takes on Sylvester Stallone in this adrenaline thriller that will surely make you look both ways before you cross.
Death Wish 3 601 1985 Action; Crime; Drama <i>He's Judge, Jury and Executioner!</i><br /><br /> Paul Kersey doesn't seek out violence. It just seems to find him. But when it does... he's not about to back down! Charles Bronson brings out the heavy artillery in this gun-blazing, no-holds-barred thriller!<Br><br> Road-worn and battle-weary, Kersey longs to leave his fighting days behind him. But when he arrives in New York to visit an old friend, he finds him brutally attacked and gasping for breath in a pool of blood! Now the silent avenger must wage war once more on the city's punks, thugs and hoodlums. But this time he's brought a small arsenal of guns, knives - and even a bazooka - to help him!
Death Wish 4 602 1987 Action; Thriller <i>This Time...It's War!</i><br /><br /> The streets are filled with death and destruction. Ruthless drug traffickers prey upon the poor, the lonely, the helpless. LA is a city desperate for deliverance... until now! Charles Bronson returns as Paul Kersey, the original urban vigilante and one-man demolition force in this pulse-pounding, take no prisoners thriller!<Br><Br> Two rival drug gangs have a death-grip on LA's battle-torn inner city. But their brutal reign of terror is about to come to a violent end. One man is out to avenge the cocaine-induced death of his girlfriend's teenage daughter. His name is Paul Kersey - and he's armed, dangerous... and mad as hell!
Death Wish 5 603 1994 Drama; Action; Thriller <i>No judge. No jury. No appeals. No deals.</i><br /><br /> After battling on the streets in cities from coast-to-coast, vigilante Paul Kersey (Charles Bronson) has moved back to New York. But when his beautiful fiancée Olivia is killed and her daughter is kidnapped by a king pin of the underworld, Kersey finds himself back in the war.<br><br> Kersey's plan to live anonymously is shattered when he learns that his fiancée was the victim of a protection racket run by her ex-husband, criminal Tommy O'Sheay. One by one Kersey hunts down the criminals. Once again, upholding the law becomes his way of life. And this time, it's for good.
Deep Impact 1486 1998 Drama; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Oceans Rise. Cities Fall. Hope Survives.</i><br /><br /> Fourteen-year-old Leo Beiderman (Elijah Wood) did not expect to make an earth-shattering discovery when he joined his high school astronomy club. He didn't expect to make any discoveries at all; he simply hoped that classmate Sarah Hotchner (Leelee Sobieski) would discover him. Yet a photograph he takes through his small telescope makes him co-discoverer of Comet Wolf-Beiderman ... a comet that scientists determine is on a fatal collision course with the Earth.
DeepWater 1156 2006 Drama; Thriller <i>Beneath The Surface....<br>The Truth Lies.</i><br /><br /> Just released from the hospital and flat broke, Nat Banyon (Lucas Black), a young, orphaned drifter, sets out in pursuit of a farm job in Wyoming. Along the way, he comes across a car accident and saves the life of the driver, an eccentric older man named Herman Finch (Peter Coyote).<BR><BR> Finch is the owner of an old rundown motel in the town of Deepwater and offers Nat a job as a handyman in exchange for room, board, and a car that he will own free and clear once the motel is fixed up.<br><br> But Nat is being unknowingly lured into a world where nothing is as it seems. What follows is a twisted tale of manipulation, adultery and murder.
Deliverance 277 1972 Thriller <i>What Did Happen On The Cahulawassee River?</i><br><br> Four ordinary men in two canoes navigated a river they only know as a line on a map, taking on a wilderness they only think they understand.<br><br> Deliverence, based by James Dickey on his novel, surges with the urgency of masterful storytelling, like Georgia's Chattooga River along which it was shot. Equally masterful is the portrayal of each man's change of character under stress, harrowingly enacted by award winners Jon Voight, Burt Reynolds, Ned Beatty and Ronny Cox. Director John Boorman sets us on the knife-edge of survival - and draws us in with the irresistable force of a raging current.
Derailed 1099 2005 Thriller <i>"The thriller of the year!" -Dean Richards, WGN-WB (Chicago)</i><br><br> Married man Charles Schine (Clive Owen) meets Lucinda Harris (Jennifer Aniston), a high powered businesswoman, on a commuter train one morning. An innocent conversation leads to an evening drink. Before either one can stop it, their aroused passions lead to a sizzling one-night stand. Suddenly a stranger explodes into their world, threatening to expose their secret, and lures them into a terrifying game with more surprises than they saw coming.
Desperado 31 1995 Action; Crime; Thriller <i>He came back to settle the score.</i><br><br> Antonio Banderas, Joaquim De Almeida, Salma Hayek, Steve Buscemi, Cheech Marin and Quentin Tarantino star in this stylish shoot-'em-up described as a south-of-the-border <i>Pulp Fiction</i>. <BR><BR> Director Robert Rodriguez follows up his legendary debut film, <i>El Mariachi</i>, with this sexy sequel about a mysterious guitar player (Banderas) search for vengeance against the men who murdered his girlfriend.
Devil's Advocate, The 58 1997 Drama; Thriller <i>The newest attorney at the world's most powerful law firm has never lost a case. But he's about to lose his soul.</i><br><br> Kevin Lomax, a ruthless young Florida attorney that never lost a case, is recruited by the most powerful law firm in the world. In spite of his mother's disagreement, which compares New York City to Babylon, he accepts the offer and the money that comes along. But soon, his wife starts feeling homesick as she witnesses devilish apparitions. However, Kevin is sinking in his new cases and pays less and less attention to his wife. His boss and mentor, John Milton, seems to always know how to overcome every problem and that just freaks Kevin right off.
Devil's Own, The 1484 1997 Action; Drama; Thriller <i>One man trapped by destiny, and another bound by duty.</i><br /><br /> Harrison Ford and Brad Pitt star in this harrowing thriller about an IRA gunman who draws an American family into the crossfire of terrorism.
Devil's Own, The 332 1997 Crime; Drama <i>One man trapped by destiny, and another bound by duty.</i><br><br> Harrison Ford and Brad Pitt star in this harrowing thriller about an IRA gunman who draws an American family into the crossfire of terrorism.
Devil's Pond 64 2003 Thriller <i>Till death do us part.</i><br><br> What starts off as a romantic honeymoon getaway soon turns into a nightmare when Julianne (Tara Reid) finds out that her new husband has no plans of ever letting her go. Trapped on a deserted island with no communication to the outside world, Julianne realizes that only one of them will make it off the island alive!
Die Hard 150 1988 Action; Thriller <i>40 Stories Of Sheer Adventure!</i><br><br> In this non-stop action classic which ushered in a new genre of action-thrillers, <b>Bruce Willis</b> stars as New York City cop John McClane, Off-duty, and visiting his wife in L.A., McClane find himself back in the line of fire when a group of terrorists seize an office building, trapping him, his estranged wife (<b>Bonnie Bedelia</b>) and dozens of party-goers insider. As hostages are rounded up, McClane slips away and, armed with only a service revolver, launches his own one-man war.
Die Hard 2 151 1990 Action; Thriller Bruce Willis returns as heroic New York cop John McClane, who once again finds himself singlehandedly battling a gang of terrorists. This time, he struggles to outwit a deadly plan after terrorists take over an international airport, leaving his wife (Bonnie Bedelia) and hundreds of passengers trapped in a plane that is circling overhead.
Die Hard 3 152 1995 Action; Thriller In the third non-stop action adventure in the popular "Die Hard" series, New York cop John McClane (Bruce Willis) is targeted by the mysterious Simon (Jeremy Irons), a terrorist who vows to blow up the city if he doesn't get what he wants. Accompanied by a reluctant civilian partner (Samuel L. Jackson), McClane careens wildly from one end of Manhattan to the other, trying to outwit the psychopathic genius at his own deadly game.
Dirty Harry 611 1971 Action; Crime; Mystery <i>Detective Harry Callahan. He doesn't break murder cases. He smashes them.</i><br /><br /> Harry Callahan is a tough, streetwise San Francisco cop whom they call Dirty Harry. In this action classic, you'll see why-and also why Clint Eastwood's reputation as a premier film star and moviemaker is secure.<br><br> A rooftop sniper (Andy Robinson) calling himself Scorpio has killed twice and holds the city ransom with the threat of killing again. Harry will nail him one way or the other-no matter what the "system" prescribes.<br><br> Filming on location, director Don Siegel made the City by the Bay a vital part of <I>Dirty Harry</I>, a practice continued in its four sequels. The original remains one of the most gripping police thrillers ever made.
Donnie Darko 92 2001 Thriller <i>An All-Star Cast In A "Classic Psychological Thriller!" -Compuserve</i><br><br> In the tradition of <I>Stir of Echoes</I> and <I>Final Destination, Donnie Darko</I> is an edgy, psychological thriller about a suburban teen coming face-to-face with his dark destiny. Jake Gyllenhaal leads a star filled cast (including Drew Barrymore, Noah Wyle, Jena Malone, Patrick Swayze and Mary McDonnell) as a delusional high school student visited by a demonic rabbit with eerie visions of the past and deadly predictions for the future. This "excitingly original" (<I>Entertainment Weekly</I>) nail-biter will keep you on the edge of your seat until the mind-bending climax.
Double Team 320 1997 Action <i>They Don't Play by the Rules.</i><br><br> Jean-Claude Van Damme and Dennis Rodman team up as a world-class counter-terrorist and his flamboyant but deadly weapons dealer in this explosive action/adventure thriller.
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb 472 1964 Comedy; Drama; Thriller An insane general starts a process to nuclear holocaust that a war room of politicians and generals frantically try to stop.
Dragonfly 66 2002 Fantasy; Horror; Thriller <i>"A Supernatural Shocker!" -Entertainment Forecast</i><br><br> <I>Dragonfly</I> is an electrifying supernatural thriller full of surprises that will keep you guessing and a knockout ending will blow you away!<Br><br> Dr. Joe Darrow is a man distraught over the violent death of his wife. But is she really dead? Suddenly, Joe is confronted by a series of haunting messages, impossible coincidences and unsettling encounters. With each supernatural event, Joe becomes more desperate, until he begins to suspect the shocking truth. Now, in a final shattering revelation, he will make the most astonishing discovery of all.<br><br> Starring Academy Award® winner Kevin Costner and featuring Oscar winners Kathy Bates and Linda Hunt, it's a heart-stopping unearthly thriller BBC's Jeffrey Lyons applauds as "Stunning."
Dreamcatcher 953 2003 Drama; Fantasy; Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Evil Slips Through</i><br /><br /> Jonesy, Henry, Pete and Beaver are bonded by friendship...and by the strange powers each acquired on a fateful day in their childhood. But now a horrific entity is putting their friendship and powers to the test, and some of the four will die. And some will save the world from a menace unlike anything ever seen. <Br><br> Suspense. Heroism. Awesome effects. They're all unleashed in this Stephen King tale adapted by William Goldman and director/co-writer Lawrence Kasdan. A splendid cast, headed by Morgan Freeman as a shoot-first alien hunter, powers the eerie goings-on ranging from a monster flushfest to a massive animal migration to inner mindscapes and beyond. <i>Dreamcatcher</i>: it's a sci-fi/horror fan's dream come true.
Dreamscape 706 1984 Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller; Horror The President of the United States is about to be assassinated in a dream where there is no morning after. Only one man can save him...a man who must plunge himself into the President's horrendous nightmare.<br><br> Dennis Quaid stars as Alex Gardner, a psychically gifted young man recruited to help Dr. Paul Novotny (Max Von Sydow) and the beautiful Dr. Jane DeVries (Kate Capshaw) in an experiment to help patients disturbed by menacing nocturnal illusions. But corrupt high-ranking government official Bob Blair (Christopher Plummer) has darker plans for Alex's unusual powers. Soon Alex is propelled inside the President's nightmare, a frightening wasteland of nuclear holocaust, and locked in a fantastic battle that could only happen in a dream.<br><br> This powerful science fiction thriller in the tradition of <I>Scanners</I> and <I>Carrie</I> will excite and intrigue you with its unusual journey through the mind's most terrifying recesses.
Duel 686 1971 Action; Mystery; Thriller <i>Fear Is The Driving Force.</i><br><br> Steven Spielberg directs this high-velocity thriller about a motorist terrorized by an evil truck. Spielberg's first full-length movie, <i>Duel</i>, helped jumpstart the director's big-screen career, with a gripping, action-packed story hailed by critics as a film that "belongs on the classics shelf reserved for top suspensers" (Daily Variety). Dennis Weaver stars as the traveling salesman waging a desperate battle for survival after he is mysteriously singled out. praised for its deft use of relentlessly mounting psychological tension, <i>Duel</i> features one of the most uniquely terrifying "characters" in movie history: a massive, 40-ton truck with sheer menace. A few years later, the action of Spielberg's blockbuster hit <i>Jaws</i> would echo <i>Duel</i>'s tale of a lone hero in a heart-stopping fight to the finish against a monstrous, inhuman foe.<br>
Edison Force 1240 2005 Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>No One Is Above The Law...</i><br /><br /> Academy Award® winners Morgan Freeman (Best Supporting Actor, <i>Million Dollar Baby</i>, 2004) and Kevin Spacey (Best Actor, <i>American Beauty</i>, 1999) lead an all-star cast in <i>Edison Force</i>, a story of a corrupt city where the cops are above the law and the truth can get you killed. When rookie reporter Josh Pollack (Justin Timberlake) overhears a puzzling exchange between an accused murderer and arresting officer Raf Deed (LL Cool J), he begins to conduct his own investigation. What he finds is a lawless corps of police officers who confiscate dirty money and split it between the most powerful men in the city. And now only Deed, a conscience-stricken cop torn between honor and duty, can put an end to the corruption that infests the city of Edison.
Edmond 1264 2005 Drama; Thriller A fortune-tellers teasing rumination sends Edmond Burke lurching into New York City's hellish underworld. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0443496/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Eiger Sanction, The 935 1975 Action; Thriller Clint Eastwood directs and stars in this international intrigue action thriller that takes place on the Swiss Alps.<br> Hemlock, a retired professional assassin (Eastwood), who has turned toward the calmer pursuit of art collection, is suddenly forced out of retirement to hunt a deadly double agent who murdered a close friend. The hunt takes Eastwood on a breathtaking journey up the Swiss Alps with a team of mountain climbers--one of whom is the man he seeks, though his identity is as yet unknown.
Elektra 722 2004 Action; Adventure; Crime; Fantasy; Thriller <i>She's all that stands between good and evil.</i><br><br> Superstar <b>Jennifer Garner</b> proves that looks <i>can</i> kill as the sexiest action hero ever to burst from the pages of Marvel Comics. Restored to life after sustaining mortal wounds in <i>Daredevil</i>, Elektra (<b>Garner</b>) now lives only for death as the world's most lethal assassin. But her latest assignment will force her to make a fateful decision in the ultimate battle between good and evil!
Empire 955 2002 Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>Two worlds collide</i><br /><br /> This powerful, gripping action-thriller features John Leguizamo in a riveting performance the <i>Los Angeles Times</i> hails as "superb". "One of the best performances of the year!" <br><br> The gritty streets of the South Bronx meet the white-collar world of Wall Street in <i>Empire</i>, a hard-hitting story about the pursuit of fast money and the high price of greed. Featuring Denise Richards, Isabella Rossellini and rap superstars Fat Joe and Treach. <i>Empire</i> is a high-intensity, urban thrill-ride!
End Game 1182 2006 Action; Drama; Thriller <i>The Assassination Was Only The Beginning.</i><br /><br /> Academy Award®-winner Cuba Gooding, Jr. (Best Supporting Actor, <i>Jerry Maguire</i> 1996) and Angie Harmon (TV's <i>Law & Order</i>) star in this intriguing political thriller filled with wall-to-wall action and gripping suspense.<br><Br> Alex Thomas (Gooding, Jr.) is a Secret Service agent troubled over the assassination of the U.S. President while trying to protect him. Blaming himself for the shooting, he teams up with a persistent news reporter Kate Crawford (Harmon) to uncover the truth behind a growing conspiracy. Together they unravel a menacing plot that threatens their lives and realize that the truth might be a lot closer than they think.<br><br> Featuring an exceptional supporting all-star cast including James Woods (<i>Any Given Sunday</i>), Burt Reynolds (<i>Boogie Nights</i>), and Anne Archer (<i>Patriot Games</i>), <i>End Game</i> is full of so many twists and turns, it will keep you guessing until the very end!
End Of Days 357 1999 Action; Horror; Thriller <i>"A Non-Stop, Action-Packed, Thrill Ride!" - FOX-TV</i><br><br> All hell breaks loose when Arnold Schwarzenegger battles the ultimate evil in this chilling supernatural action thriller. When a burned-out former New York City cop named Jericho (Schwarzenegger) is assigned to security detail for a mysterious and foreboding stranger (Gabriel Byrne), Jericho thwarts an incredible assassination attempt. During the ensuing investigation, he and his partner (Kevin Pollak) save the life of the beautiful and terrified Christine York (Robin Tunney), whose destiny involves death, the devil and the fate of mankind. Now it's up to Jericho to save the girl, the world and his own soul as he comes face to face with his most powerful enemy ever!
Enemy Of The State 1342 1998 Action; Drama; Thriller <i>It's Not Paranoia If They're Really After You.</i><br /><br /> Hot Hollywood favorite Will Smith (<i>Independence Day</i>, <i>Men In Black</i>, <I>Ali</i>) stars with Academy Award® winner Gene Hackman (Best Actor, 1971, <i>The French Connection</i>; <i>The Firm</i>; <i>Crimson Tide</i>) in a high-powered suspense thriller where nonstop action meets cutting-edge technology! Robert Clayton Dean (Smith) is a successful Washington, D.C., attorney who - without his knowledge - is given a video that ties a top official of the National Security Agency (played by Jon Voight - <i>Pearl Harbor</i>, <I>National Treasure</i>, <I>Mission: Impossible</i>) to a political murder! A lethal team of skilled NSA operatives wages a relentless, ultra-high-tech campaign to discredit Dean and retrieve the incriminating evidence! Also featuring Regina King (<i>Jerry Maguire</i>, <i>Boyz 'N The Hood</i>, <i>Ray</i>) in an impressive, star-studded cast - get ready for even more action to explode as Dean desperately races to reclaim his once-normal life in this Extended Edition packed with bonus material!
Enough 1332 2002 Thriller <i>Everyone has a limit.</i><br /><br /> Working-class waitress Slim (Jennifer Lopez - <I>The Wedding Planner</I>) thought she was entering a life of domestic bliss when she married Mitch (Billy Campbell - TV's <I>Once and Again</I>), the man of her dreams. After the arrival of their first child, her picture perfect life is shattered when she discovers Mitch's hidden possessive dark side, a controlling and abusive alter ego that can turn trust, love and tranquility into terror.<br><br> Terrified for her child's safety, Slim flees with her daughter. Relentless in his pursuit and enlisting the aid of lethal henchmen, Mitch continually stalks the prey that was once his family. Finally Slim is forced to fight back, engaging Mitch in a physical and psychological battle, showing his that she's had <I>Enough</I><br><br> Jennifer Lopez delivers an electrifying performance as a new breed of action hero in director Michael Apted's (<I>The World Is Not Enough</I>) harrowing, high-style thriller hit.
Equilibrium 1410 2002 Action; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>In a future where freedom is outlawed, outlaws will become heroes.</i><br /><br /> Delivering awesome high-tech action in the power-packed style of <i>The Matrix</i> and <i>Minority Report</i>, <i>Equilibrium</i> stars Christian Bale (<i>Reign of Fire</i>) and Taye Diggs (<i>Chicago</i>) in a thrilling look at a future where the only crime is being human! In an attempt to end wars and maintain peace, mankind has outlawed the things that trigger emotion-literature, music and art. To uphold the law, a special breed of police is assigned to eliminate all transgressors. But when the top enforcer (Bale) misses a dose of an emotional-blocking drug, he begins to realize that things are not as they seem! Also starring Sean Bean (<i>The Lord of the Rings</i>) and Emily Watson (<i>Red Dragon</i>).
Escape From New York 225 1981 Action; Sci-Fi <i>"Dark and dangerous!" -Newsweek</i><br><br> Kurt Russell (<I>Stargate</I>) stars in a high-velocity sci-fi action-thriller from director John Carpenter (co-written by Nick Castle) that sets the screen ablaze with heart-stopping suspense, outrageous stunts and imaginative special effects. Bristling with riveting chases and hard-hitting fight sequences, <I>Escape From New York</I> is your passport to nonstop excitement!<br><br> In a world ravaged by crime, the entire island of Manhattan has been converted into a prison which houses the world's most brutal inmates. And when the President of the United States (Donald Pleasence) crash lands inside, only one man can bring him back: Snake Plissken (Russell), a notorious outlaw and former Special Forces war hero who, in exchange for a full pardon, descends into the decayed city and wages a blistering war against the captors. But time is short: in 24 hours, an explosive charge planted inside Snake's body will end the mission -- and his life -- unless he succeeds!
Event Horizon 23 1997 Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Infinite Space. Infinite Terror</i><br><br> The year is 2047. Years earlier, the pioneering research vessel Event Horizon vanished without a trace. Now a signal from it has been detected, and the United States Aerospace Command responds. Hurtling toward the signal's source are a fearless captain (Laurence Fishburne), his elite crew and the lost ship's designer (Sam Neill). Their mission: find and salvage the state-of-the-art spacecraft. What they find is state-of-the-art interstellar terror. What they must salvage are their own lives, because someone or something is ready to ensnare them in a new dimension of unimaginable fear. Costarring Kathleen Quinlan.
Evil Dead, The 1440 1982 Fantasy; Horror; Thriller THE EVIL DEAD, Director Sam Raimi's (Darkman, Quick & The Dead, Army of Darkness) first feature film, is a true cult classic in every sense of the word. Originally released in 1982, THE EVIL DEAD tells the tale of a group of friends who go to a cabin in the woods, where they find an unspeakable evil urking in the forest. They find the Necronomicon, the book of the dead, and the taped translation of the text. Once the tape is played, the evil is released. One by one, the teens become deadly zombies. With only one remaining (Bruce Campbell), it is up to him to survive the night and battle
eXistenZ 52 1999 Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Where Does Reality Stop... and The Game Begin?</i><br><br> Exciting stars Jennifer Jason Leigh (Dolores Claiborne), Jude Law (Gattaca) and Willem Dafoe (Speed 2, Affliction) challenge the boundaries of reality in this futuristic, critically acclaimed adventure thriller! During the first closed-door demonstration of an amazing new virtual reality game - called eXistenZ - the system's brilliant designer, Allegra Geller (Leigh), is violently attacked by a crazed assassin intent on killing her and destroying her creation! Forced to flee into hiding, Allegra enlists a young assistant (Law) to help her in testing the damaged system...by convincing him to join her inside eXistenZ! The action then explodes as their world's real-life dangers begin to merge with the fantasy of the game! If you're ready to play, it's now your turn to plug into this powerfully entertaining hit!
Exorcism Of Emily Rose, The 1021 2005 Horror <i>Based On A True Story</i><br><br> Oscar® nominees Laura Linney (2000, Best Actress, <i>You Can Count On Me</i>) and Tom Wilkinson (2001, Best Actor, <i>In The Bedroom</i>) delve into the supernatural in this thriller based on a true story that will test your resolve, and ultimately your faith.<Br><br> Emily Rose (Jennifer Carpenter, <i>White Chicks</i>) was an average teenage girl who was the target of terrifying demonic forces that would ultimately shock a town and torment her soul. But was she, as many believed, possessed? In an attempt to clear the clergymen who exorcised Emily, a skeptical attorney (Linney) awakens to the discovery that powerful spiritual forces may actually exist. This harrowing film unfolds like a recurring nightmare form which there is no waking.
Eye See You 1388 1999 Drama; Thriller; Horror <i>Survival is a Killer.</i><br /><br /> A brutal serial killer is targeting cops, and detective Jake Malloy (Sylvester Stallone) is on the war path. But now the killer is making it personal, and this dedicated agent is twisted in an emotional nightmare. Time is running out, and so are the options as Malloy engages in an extreme game of cat-and-mouse with a killer who won't be stopped.<br><Br> Sylvester Stallone leads an all star cast, including Tom Berenger (<I>Training Day</I>), Charles Dutton (<I>A Time To Kill</I>), Sean Patrick Flanery (<i>The Boondock Saints</I>), Robert Patrick (<I>The X-Files</I>), Jeffrey Wright (<I>Shaft</I>) and Kris Kristofferson (<I>Blade II</I>).
Faculty, The 1334 1998 Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Take Me To Your Teacher.</i><br /><br /> This hip and edge thriller from the director of From Dusk Till Dawn and the writer of Scream and Scream 2 sizzles with a hot young cast including Elijah Wood, Josh Hartnett and R&B superstar Usher Raymond! When some very creepy things start happening around school, the kids at Herrington High make a chilling discovery that confirms their worst suspicions: their teachers really are from another planet! As mind-controlling parasites rapidly begin spreading from the faculty to the students' bodies, it's ultimately up to the few who are left - an unlikely collection of loners, leaders, nerds and jocks - to save the world from alien domination!
Falling Down 641 1992 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>The adventure of an ordinary man at war with the everyday world.</i><br /><br /> Freeways are clogged. Terror stalks our cities. At shops and restaurants, the customer is seldom right. The pressure of big-city life can anger anyone. But Bill Foster is more than angry. He’s out to get even. <br><br> ”I’m going home,” Foster says as he abandons his gridlocked car on the hottest day of the year. Instead, he walks straight into an urban nightmare by turns absurdly funny and shatteringly violent. Academy Award winner Michael Douglas is Foster, an ordinary guy at war with the frustrations of daily living. Fellow Oscar winner Robert Duvall is the savvy cop obsessed with stopping Foster’s citywide rampage. Falling Down is their story, a spellbinding, unconventional thriller that asks: “Are we falling apart?”
Fast And The Furious, The 28 2001 Action; Crime; Thriller <i>"Fires on all cylinders!" -Los Angeles Times</i><br><br> They've got the adrenaline rush and the mean machines, but most of all, they've got the extreme need for speed.<br><Br> On the turbo-charged streets of Los Angeles, every night is a championship race. With nitro-boosted fury, Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel), rules the road turning all his challengers into dust. He and his rival, Johnny Tran (Rick Yune) are the boldest, the baddest and the best. But now, there's new rage on the road. They know he's tough, they know he's fast, but what they don't know is that he's a speed demon detective (Paul Walker) with enough drive and determination to come out the winner.<br><br> With intense full-throttle action, awesome high-speed stunts, and full-on pedal to the metal intensity, this fast and furious assault puts you in the driver's seat and dares you to exceed all limits.
Fast And The Furious, The 1487 2006 Action; Crime; Thriller Coming Soon!
FearDotCom 1343 2001 Horror; Thriller; Crime <i>Want to see a really killer website?</i><br /><br /> Surfed any amazing websites lately? Once you log on there's no turning back in <I>Feardotcom</I>, a steadily amped up shocker directed by William Malone (1999's <I>House on a Haunted Hill</I>).<br><br> A mad genius (Stephen Rea of <I>Interview with a Vampire</I>) has created a live-cam site that determines a person's deepest fears and then brings that fear to brutal life 48 hours later... unless someone finds a way to cut off the site at its source. An investigating detective (<I>Blade</I>'s Stephen Dorff) and a city health inspector (<I>Ronin</I>'s Natascha McElhone</I>) know the danger of logging on to the site, but they're determined to solve the mystery. They think they can endure the terror that awaits. But that's where they might be dead wrong.
Federal Protection 1389 2002 Action; Drama; Thriller <i>Keep Your Friends Close, And Your Enemies Even Closer.</i><br /><br /> The Mob wants him dead, the Feds want him controlled, and all the women in the neighborhood want a piece of him. Fearless, sexy and dangerous, everybody wants Frank Carbone.<br><br> Frank Carbone (Armand Assante) was a lifetime gangster, until the mob put out a contract on him. He agreed to testify and entered the witness protection program. But a new look and a fake ID can't hide the fact that he's someone special, especially when the beautiful women come around.<br><br> Gun battles, blackmail, and dirty double crossers are all part of the deal in the violent world of Federal Protection.
Femme Fatale 1337 2002 Thriller; Crime; Fantasy <i>From Brian De Palma master of the Erotic Thriller</i><br /><br /> A $10-million diamond ripoff, a stolen identity, a new life married to a diplomat. Laure Ash has risked big, won big. But then a tabloid shutterbug snaps her picture in Paris. Suddenly, enemies from Laure's secret past know who and where she is. And they all want their share of the diamond heist. Or her life. Or both. <bR><Br> Brian De Palma shows again why he's an erotic thriller master with this edgy mind-blower that's both a gripping stunner and a twisty display of virtuoso filmmaking. Rebecca Romijn-Stamos plays Laure, a self-admitted "bad girl"...and about to get worse as she ensnares the photog (Antonio Banderas) in her web of self-preservation. An irresistible mix of style and story, <i>Femme Fatale</i> will utterly seduce you.
Fifth Element, The 4 1997 Action; Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>It Must Be Found.</i><br><br> Two hundred and fifty years in the future, life as we know it is threatened by the arrival of Evil. Only the fifth element (played by Milla Jovovich) can stop the Evil from extinguishing life, as it tries to do every five thousand years. She is helped by ex-soldier, current-cab-driver, Corben Dallas (played by Bruce Willis), who is, in turn, helped by Prince/Arsenio clone, Ruby Rohd. Unfortunately, Evil is being assisted by Mr. Zorg (Gary Oldman), who seeks to profit from the chaos that Evil will bring, and his alien Mercenaries.
Final Cut, The 814 2004 Thriller <i>In The End, He Sees Everything</i><br><br> Welcome to the not-too-distant future, where implanted microchips record every single moment of a person's life. Upon death, it becomes the job of a "cutter" like Alan Hakman (Oscar-winner Robin Williams) to edit down the deceased's entire lifetime into a fitting memorial film. For years, he has used his god-like power of final cut to absolve the dead of a multitude of sins. But when, on his latest assignment, he views a terrible secret that can't be erase, Hakman finds his own life in jeopardy in this riveting science fiction thriller.
Final Destination 81 2000 Horror; Thriller <i>Death Doesn't Take No For An Answer.</i><br><br> His entire high-school class is going to Paris, but Alex Browning (Devon Sawa, <I>Idle Hands</I>) can't seem to shake his fear of flying. Once aboard the plane, he has a violently disruptive premonition which gets him and five of his classmates including Clear Rivers (Ali Larter, <I>Varsity Blues, House On Haunted Hill</I>) and Carter Horton (Kerr Smith, TV's "Dawson's Creek") kicked off the plane. As the students watch the plane depart, they witness the horrifying disaster that proves the deadly premonition true. Now having dodged death once, the terror begins in full as fate hunts them down one-by-one. Soon the five survivors will discover you can't cheat death in this bone-chillingly-suspenseful film that critics call "A first class edge of your seat thriller!" -Paul Wunder, WBAI
Final Destination 2 1348 2003 Horror; Thriller; Fantasy <i>You Can't Cheat Death Twice.</i><br /><br /> It's a matter of life and death when eight strangers narrowly escape a catastrophic freeway accident. Only a young girl's premonition saved them all from a grisly end. But now that they have put a rift in death's design, there is a price to pay - and it's going to be painful.<br><br> Packed with cutting-edge special effects, state-of-the-art gore and enough scares to send your heartbeat into overdrive, <I>Final Destination 2</I> is a killer sequel to the smash-hit original.<br><br> Fasten your seatbelts and prepare yourself for one horrifying ride... it may be your last!
Final Destination 3 1267 2006 Horror; Thriller Strap yourself in for <i>Final Destination 3</i>, the most terrifying thrill ride ever! After Wendy and her friends survive a deadly roller coaster ride, they start being killed in even more gruesome ways. Wendy realizes that the nightmare isn't over....Death has returned to finish the job. But can she convince the rest of her friends before it is too late?
Final Move 1227 2006 Thriller A psychic and a cop track a serial killer who is copying a killer who just got executed.
Firefox 1497 1982 Action; Thriller; Sci-Fi It rips through the skies at six times the speed of sound, is invisible to radar and spits death - launching and guiding missiles purely by the pilot's thoughts. It's the MIG-31, the most devastating war machine ever built, code name <I>Firefox</I>. But <I>Firefox</I> belongs to the Russians. To maintain the balance of world power, the West must steal it. Clint Eastwood directs and stars as ace U.S. pilot Mitchell Gant, the man for the job.<br><br> <I>Firefox</I> delivers a unique payload of nail-biting suspense and effects pyrotechnics. Special Visual Effects Producer John Dykstra won an Oscar for <I>Star Wars</I> - and his work on <I>Firefox</I> is in that out-of-this-world class. Join Eastwood in the cockpit and soar!
Firewall 1153 2006 Action; Thriller It's an ordinary day at Landrock Pacific Bank - ordinary for everyone but I.T. expert Jack Stanfield. His wife and children are held hostage at home. Their kidnappers have one demand: Jack must heist $100 million from the ultra-secure system he designed. And they'll be watching every move he makes.<br><br> Showing the Everyman vulnerability, strength and resourcefulness that make him one of film's most appealing heroes, Harrison Ford portrays Stanfield in this cyber-edged race against time. Paul Bettany (<I>The Da Vinci Code</i>) co-stars as an ice-blooded crime mastermind. And Virginia Madsen (<I>Sideways</i>) plays Stanfield's wife, who disregards her own terror to protect her children. The criminals' plan is airtight. They figure the can't lose. But they overlook one thing: the desperation of a man with everything to lose.
Fists Of Fury (Fox) 371 1971 Action In his first starring role, legendary martial arts star Bruce Lee sets the screen ablaze in this thrilling tale of revenge and retribution. Having made a vow never to fight again, a factory worker named Cheng (Lee) does his best to put up with an abusive boss. But when Cheng's beautiful cousin is kidnapped by company thugs, Cheng is forced to take matters into his own hands - and fists - to save her. Packed with pulse-pounding action, <I>Fists of Fury</I>, remains one of the most spellbinding martial arts thrillers ever made.
Flightplan 1050 2005 Thriller Academy Award winner Jodie Foster (Best Actress, <i>The Silence Of The Lambs</i>, 1991) gives an outstanding performance in the heart-pumping action thriller <i>Flightplan</i>. Flying at 40,000 feet in a state-of-the-art aircraft that she helped design, Kyle Pratt's (Foster) six-year-old daughter Julia vanishes without a trace. Or did she? No one on the plane believes Julia was ever onboard. And now Kyle, desperate and alone, can only count on her own wits to unravel the mystery and save her daughter. From the producer of <i>Apollo 13</i> and <i>A Beautiful Mind, Flightplan</i> is an intense, suspense-filled thriller that will keep you on the edge of your set the entire flight.
Fog, The 696 1980 Horror; Mystery; Thriller When the fog rolls in… the terror begins! This moody and "crisply chilling" (<I>Newsweek</I>) horror classic from master of terror John Carpenter (<I>The Thing</I>) and co-writer Debra Hill (<I>Escape from L.A.</I>) stars Adrienne Barbeau (<I>Swamp Thing</I>), Jamie Lee Curtis (<I>Halloween</I>), Oscar® winner John Houseman (<I>Rollerball</I>) and Oscar® nominee Janet Leigh (<I>Psycho</I>). Get lost in the fog… "it will frighten the daylights" (<I>The Hollywood Reporter</I>) out of you!<br><br> The sleepy seaside village of Antonio Bay is about to learn the true meaning of the word "vengeance." For this seemingly perfect town masks a guilty secret… a past steeped in greed and murder. Exactly 100 years ago, a ship was horribly wrecked under mysterious circumstances in a thick, eerie fog. Now, shrouded in darkness, the long dead mariners have returned from their water grave to exact a bloody revenge. Can this waking nightmare be stopped, or will the fog keep rolling in… to kill and kill again?
Forgotten, The 730 2004 Thriller; Sci-Fi; Drama; Mystery <i>What if you were told that every moment you experienced and every memory you held dear never happened?</i><br><br> Nine year old Sam Paretta is dead, killed in a plane crash. Even though it's been fourteen months since the accident, his mother, Telly (Julianne Moore, <i>Far From Heaven</i>), still grieves over the loss. But suddenly, her husband (Anthony Edwards, "ER") swears they never had a child and her psychiatrist (Gary Sinise, "C.S.I.:NY") insists she's delusional. But worst of all, there is absolutely no evidence to prove Sam ever existed. Haunted by the memories of her son, Telly's search for the truth propels her into a dark mind-shattering conspiracy of unearthly terror.
Fragile 1231 2005 Horror; Thriller At her new job in a rundown children's hospital, a nurse (Flockhart) desperately tries to keep her patients safe from a plague of random, mysterious attacks.
Frankenstein 1095 2004 Drama; Thriller <i>A Classic Tale Of Undying Love</i><br><br> One of the greatest stories ever told... <Br> Obsessed with violating the laws of nature and of life and death, scientist Victor Frankenstein constructs a creature from the limbs of the dead. Once jolted to life, the creature proves even more human than his creator...knowledgeable, wise and also possessed of a conscience. Unable to inspire love, he chooses to inspire fear and vows to avenge the man who created and abandoned him.
Freedomland 1171 2006 Crime; Drama; Mystery; Thriller <i>His Streets. His Rules.</i><br /><br /> Based on the best-selling novel by Richard Price, this explosive thriller stars Academy Award® nominees Samuel L. Jackson (1994, Best Supporting Actor, <i>Pulp Fiction</i>) and Julianne Moore (2002, Best Actress, <i>Far From Heaven</i>) and Golden Globe® winner Edie Falco (<i>The Sopranos</i>).<BR><BR> When Brenda Martin (Moore) claims her car was stolen with her son in the backseat, the chilling accusation sparks an intense investigation led by Detective Lorenzo Council (Jackson). The frenzy to find her son escalates into an explosive nightmare of suspicion and accusation, and the search for the truth leads to riveting action, disturbing revelations, and a shocking ending.
Freeway 1370 1996 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>Her life is no fairytale.</i><br /><br /> Little Red Riding Hood for the 1990's After her mom and step-dad are arrested, 15-year-old Vanessa Lutz decides that instead of once again being put into a foster home, she'd rather go and search for the grandmother she's never met, and live with her. "On the way to grandma's house," (actually a trailer park) Vanessa's car breaks down, and she's picked up from the side of the road by Bob Wolverton, a counselor at a school for troubled boys. Bob slowly earns Vanessa's trust, and eventually convinces her to talk about her sexual abuse at the hands of her stepfather. When Vanessa realizes that Bob is enjoying what she's saying, she realizes that he's "The I-5 Killer," from the news. She tries to get out of his truck, but the inside door handle has been removed...
French Connection, The 334 1971 Action; Crime; Drama <i>"Sheer Entertainment - Fast, Fascinating, Gripping And Gritty." -New York Magazine</i><br><br> New York City detectives "Popeye" Doyle (<b>Gene Hackman</b>) and Buddy Russo (<b>Roy Scheider</b>) hope to break a narcotics smuggling ring and ultimately uncover <I>The French Connection</I>. But when one of the criminals tries to kill Doyle, he begins a deadly pursuit that takes him far outside the city limits. Based on a true story, this action-filled thriller, with its renowned chase scene, won five Academy Award® in 1971, including Best Picture, Best Director (<b>William Friedkin</b>) and Best Actor for Hackman.
Frequency 3 2000 Drama; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>A son's only hope to stop a murder is the father who's been dead for 30 years.</i><br><br> What if you could reach back into time and change the one event that forever altered your life? Would you do it? And what would it be?<br><br> All his life, police officer John Sullivan (Jim Caviezel) has been haunted by one tragic event. When a once-in-a-lifetime phenomenon of nature opens a mysterious channel to the past, John is stunned to discover that he is able to communicate with his dad Frank (Dennis Quaid) …who's been dead for 30 years. But by changing the past, they set in motion a string of brutal, unsolved murders, with John's mother -- and Frank's wife -- the next victim. Racing against time, the son and father must now find a way to stop the crime that could destroy the future for both of them.<br><br> Directed by Gregory Hoblit (<I>Primal Fear</I>), this mind-bending, edge-of-your-seat thriller will keep your adrenaline pumping long after its final, astonishing climax.
Friday The 13th, Part II 123 1981 Horror Just when you thought it was safe to go back to camp… here's even more heart-pounding terror. <br><br> Five years after the horrible bloodbath at Camp Crystal Lake, all that remains is the legend of Jason Voorhees and his demented mother, who had murdered seven camp counselors. At a nearby summer camp, the new counselors are unconcerned about the warnings to stay away from the infamous site. Carefree, the young people roam the area, not sensing the ominous lurking presence. One by one, they are attacked and brutally slaughtered. Suspense and screams abound in this compelling thriller.
Friday The 13th, Part IV 125 1984 Horror The body count continues in this vivid thriller, the fourth -- but not final -- story in the widely successful <I>Friday The 13th </I> series. Jason, Crystal Lake's least popular citizen, returns to wreak further havoc in <I>Friday The 13th - The Final Chapter</I>. After his revival in a hospital morgue, the hockey-masked murderer fixes his vengeful attention on the Jarvis family and a group of hitherto carefree teenagers. Young Tommy Jarvis is an aficionado of horror films with special talent for masks and make-up. Has the diabolical Jason finally met his match?
Friday The 13th, Part X 131 2002 Horror <i>Evil Gets An Upgrade</i><br><br> If you're looking for terror, here comes a perfect ten. In the year 2455, on a routine training mission, a team of students is about to learn a terrifying lesson. Through the years, Jason Vorhees has claimed over 200 victims. Now, the legendary killer from Crystal Lake is back, hurtling through space and hunting new prey. <I>Jason X</I> is a nerve-shredding thriller loaded with new special effects, hi-tech weapons and new ways to die.
Fright Night 937 1985 Comedy; Horror; Thriller <i>"An Outstanding Horror Film…" - The Motion Picture Guide</i><br /><br /> He's sweet, sexy, and he likes to sleep in late. You might think he's the perfect neighbor. But before inviting him Jerry in for a nightcap, there's something you should know. Jerry prefers his drinks warm, red-and straight from the jugular! It's Fright Night, a horrific howl starring Chris Sarandon as the seductive vampire and William Ragsdale as the frantic teenager struggling to keep Jerry's deadly fangs out of his neck. Only 17-year-old Charley Brewster (Ragsdale) knows Jerry's bloodcurdling secret. When Charley can't get anybody to believe him, he turns to TV horror host Peter Vincent (Roddy McDowall), who used to be the "Great Vampire Killer" of the movies. Can these mortals save Charley and his sweetheart Amy (Amanda Bearse) from the wrathful bloodsucker's toothy embrace? If you love being scared, Fright Night will give you the nightmare of your life!
From Dusk Till Dawn 1451 1996 Action; Comedy; Fantasy; Horror; Thriller It's nonstop thrills when <b>George Clooney</b> (<i>The Perfect Storm, Three Kings</i>) and <b>Quentin Tarantino</b> (<i>Pulp Fiction</i>) star as the Gecko brothers - two dangerous outlaws on a wild crime spree! After kidnapping a father (<b>Harvey Keitel</b>, <i>U-571</i>) and his two kids (including <b>Juliette Lewis</b>, <i>Natural Born Killers</i>), the Geckos head south to a seedy Mexican bar to hide out in safety. But when they face the bar's truly notorious clientele, they're forced to team up with their hostages in order to make it out alive!
From Hell 1347 2001 Crime; Horror; Mystery; Thriller <i>"Brilliant. Two Thumbs Up!" -Ebert & Roper and the Movies</i><br /><br /> While Jack the Ripper ruled the streets of London, terror reigned. His crimes were unspeakable. His blood lust, unquenchable. His identity, unknown... until now! Johnny Depp and Heather Graham are riveting in this "engrossing, stylish thriller" (People Magazine). Directed by the Hughes Brothers (Dead Presidents, Menace II Society), From Hell "grips tighter than a chokehold and cuts as deep as a knife." (<i>The Washington Post</i>)
From Hell (Director's Limited Edition) 1483 2001 Crime; Horror; Mystery; Thriller <i>"Brilliant. Two Thumbs Up!" -Ebert & Roper and the Movies</i><br /><br /> While Jack the Ripper ruled the streets of London, terror reigned. His crimes were unspeakable. His blood lust, unquenchable. His identity, unknown... until now! Johnny Depp and Heather Graham are riveting in this "engrossing, stylish thriller" (People Magazine). Directed by the Hughes Brothers (Dead Presidents, Menace II Society), From Hell "grips tighter than a chokehold and cuts as deep as a knife." (<i>The Washington Post</i>)
Fugitive, The 333 1993 Action; Thriller <i>A murdered wife. A one-armed man. An obsessed detective. The chase begins.</i><br><br> Harrison Ford and Tommy Lee Jones race through this breathless manhunt movie inspired by one classic TV series and which in turn inspired yet another. Ford is prison escapee Dr. Richard Kimble, a Chicago surgeon falsely convicted of killing his wife and determined to prove his innocence by leading his pursuers to the one-armed man who committed the crime. Jones (the 1993 Academy Award®, Golden Globe and Los Angeles Film Critics Award winner as Best Supporting Actor) is Sam Gerard, an unrelenting bloodhound of a U.S. Marshal. They are hunted and hunter. And as directed by Andrew Davis (<I>Under Siege</I>), their nonstop chase has one exhilarating speed: all-out.
Game, The 69 1997 Thriller <i>There are no rules in "The Game."</i><br><br> And that will make life very difficult for Nicholas Van Orton, a successful businessman who is always in control. Van Orton lives a well-ordered life - until an unexpected birthday gift from his brother destroys it all.<BR><BR> Like it or not, Nicholas has been enrolled in a game - "a profound life experience" that begins quietly but soon erupts in a rush of devastating events. Van Orton has to win this deadly game or lose control of everything in his life.
Gattaca 9 1997 Drama; Mystery; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>There is no gene for the human spirit.</i><br><br> Gattaca Corp. is an aerospace firm in the future. During this time society analyzes your DNA and determines where you belong in life. Ethan Hawke's character was born with a congenital heart condition which would cast him out of getting a chance to travel in space. So in turn he assumes the identity of an athlete who has genes that would allow him to achieve his dream of space travel.
Get Carter (1971) 762 1971 Action; Thriller When Jack Carter comes to Newcastle to inquire about his brother's mysterious death, racketeers think they can threaten him, rough him up, shoo him away like a fly. Which shows they don't know jack about Carter.<br><br> Double Academy Award winner Michael Caine plays the relentless title character in this gritty neo-noir (Sylvester Stallone stars in a 2000 remake). Caine's Carter is a sharp portrait of cold-blooded precision as he connects the dots of a cover-up that leads to a pornography ring (John Osborne, whose <I>Look Back In Anger</I> launched Britain's "Angry Young Man" era, plays the flesh peddlers' ringleader). Revenge is sweet for Carter. But in the hard world of latter-day film noir, sweet is sure to turn suddenly, violently sour.
Ghost and the Darkness, The 643 1996 Action; Adventure; Drama; Horror; Thriller <i>Prey For The Hunters</i><br /><br /> Michael Douglas and Val Kilmer star in this tense, terrific and true adventure set in 1896 East Africa. There, two lions on a man-eating rampage have shut down the construction of a railway. The beasts hunt together, showing no fear of man or fire. What's more, they're killing for sport rather than for food - and they have an almost supernatural knack for knowing what traps await them. Big-game hunter Remington (Douglas) and construction engineer Patterson (Kilmer) set out to stop these unstoppable monsters. But, in this astonishing tale of man against beast, the hunters become the hunted.
Ghost in the Shell 67 1995 Animation <i>It found a voice... Now it needs a body.</i><br><br> Mamoru Oshii's futuristic animated masterpiece, Ghost in he Shell, is the perfect film to experience on Digital Video Disk. Seamlessly merging traditional cel animation with the latest computer grapic imagery, this stunning sci-fi spectacle has broken boundries of mainstream animation with its detailed direction and uniquely intelligent story.<BR><br> Ghost in the Shell took the world by storm in 1996, introducing a new wave of Japanese animation through its mesmerizing cinematic expression. A movie that questions our own human existance in the fast-paced world of the information age, this remarable, award-winning, cyber-tevh thriller has gone on to become one of the leading Japanese animation films of all time.
Ghost In The Shell 2 497 2004 Animation Groundbreaking director Mamoru Oshii continues to push the boundaries of art and anime with this universally acclaimed cyber thriller about a quest for a killer that becomes a mind-bending search for the meaning of life.<br><br> The long-awaited sequel to <I>Ghost In The Shell, Innocence</i> follows cyborg detective Batou as he tries to unravel the reasons for a murderous robot revolt in the year 2032. There are no easy answers in a futuristic world where the line between humans and machines has been blurred almost beyond distinction.<br><br> <i>Innocence</i> is a philosophical thrill-ride through the darkest regionsof human - and inhuman - nature, combining full-throttle action, cutting-edge animation, and the most provocative story in recent memory
Ghost Ship 1378 2002 Adventure; Horror; Thriller <i>Sea Evil</i><br /><br /> Finders keepers. Any abandoned ship floating in international waters can be claimed and towed to port by whoever is fortunate enough to find it. Or, in the case of one team of salvage experts, <i>unfortunate</i> enough. <BR><bR> <i>Ghost Ship</i> is a stylish, effects-packed chiller from <i>House On Haunted Hill</i> and <i>Thirteen Ghosts</i> producers Joel Silver, Robert Zemeckis and Gilbert Adler. Salvagers trained for any situation imaginable come face to horrifying face with the unimaginable after boarding a derelict luxury liner. Julianna Margulies, Gabriel Byrne, Ron Eldard and Isaiah Washington are among the hands on deck who'll confront a seafaring collector of souls. Steve Beck (<i>Thirteen Ghosts</i>) directs this terror-de-force. Bon voyage, fright fans!
Ghosts Of Mars 1400 2001 Action; Horror; Sci-Fi <i>Terror is the same on any planet.</i><br /><br /> From John Carpenter, the master of horror behind 1998's hit <I>John Carpenter's Vampires</I> and classics like <I>The Thing</I> and <I>Halloween</I>, comes a sci-fi thriller full of explosive action and bone-chilling suspense.<br><br> Natasha Henstridge (<I>Species</I>) is Melanie Ballard, a headstrong police lieutenant on Mars in the year 2025. Humans have been colonizing and mining on the red planet for some time, but when Ballard and her squad are sent to a remote region to apprehend the dangerous criminal James "Desolation" Williams, played by Ice Cube (<I>Three Kings</I>), they discover that he's the least of their worries. The mining operations have unleashed a deadly army of Martian spirits who take over the bodies of humans and won't stop until they destroy all invaders of their planet.<Br><br> With a stellar cast including Pam Grier (<I>Jackie Brown</I>), Jason Statham (<I>Snatch</I>) and Clea Duvall (<I>The Faculty</I>), as well as explosive special effects, <I>John Carpenter's Ghosts Of Mars</I> is an intergalactic terror fest like you've never seen.
Glass House, The 95 2001 Thriller <i>Be Careful Who You Trust.</i><br><br> When Ruby (LeeleeSobieski) and Rhett's (Trevor Morgan) parents are killed in a car accident, their carefree teenage lives are suddenly shattered. Moving to an incredible house in Malibu with the Glasses - old friends of the family - seems to be the beginning of a new life for them. But Ruby soon stumbles upon information that leads her to suspect that her new legal guardians might somehow be responsible for her parents' deaths. Now she finds herself all alone in a duel of wits with the ruthless and terrifying couple - and she's the only thing standing between them and her $4 million inheritance. Prepare yourself for a wild and intense thrill ride in this mesmerizing chiller!
Gone In 60 Seconds 24 2000 Action; Crime; Thriller <i>Unrated, New Extended Version</i><br><br> Fasten your seatbelts for the extended ride of your life in this high-performance, fuel-injected <i>Gone in 60 Seconds</i> Directors Cut from producer <b>Jerry Bruckheimer</b> (<i>National Treasure, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Pearl Harbor</i>). Never-before-seen footage adds fuel to this already high-octane action hit, starring <b>Nicolas Cage</b>, <b>Robert Duvall</b>, and sexy <b>Angelina Jolie</b>. A legendary car booster (<b>Cage</b>) thought he'd left the fast lane behind him until he's forced out of retirement to save his kid brother from the wrath of an evil mobster. It's nothing less than a full-throttle race to pull off the ultimate car heist: 50 exotic beauties in 24 hours - and the cops are already on to them!
Grudge, The 731 2004 Horror; Thriller; Mystery <i>It Never Forgives. It Never Forgets.</i><br><br> From filmmaker Sam Raimi (Spider-Man®, Army of Darkness) and acclaimed Japanese director Takashi Shimizu comes a terrifying tale of horror in the tradition of <i>The Ring</i> and <i>28 Days Later.</i><br><br> Sarah Michelle Gellar (TV’s "Buffy The Vampire Slayer") stars as an American nurse who has come to work in Tokyo. Following a series of horrifying and mysterious deaths, she encounters the vengeful supernatural spirit that possesses its victims, claims their souls, then passes its curse to another person in a spreading chain of horror. Now, she must find a way to break this supernatural spell or become the next victim of an ancient evil that never dies, but forever lives to kill.
Hackers 53 1995 Crime; Thriller <i>You thought your secrets were safe. You were wrong.</i><br><br> While practicing the tricks of the trade, a neophyte "hacker" accomplishes the nearly impossible: he hacks the highly secured computer at the Ellingson Mineral Corporation. But in doing so, he unknowingly taps into a high-tech embezzling scheme masked by a computer virus with the potential to destroy the world's ecosystem! And when the young hacker and his pals are targeted for the crime, the group must launch a massive cyberspace attack--one that will hopefully clear their names and prevent ecological disaster.
Half Light 1096 2005 Thriller <i>Believe In The Beyond</i><br><br> Demi Moore (<i>Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle, The Jurror, GI Jane</i>) stars as Rachel Carson, a successful mystery writer whose life is shattered following the accidental drowning of her 5-year-old son. Knowing she desperately needs solitude and rest, her best friend rents Rachel a secluded cottage in a remote fishing village. But instead of a peaceful retreat, Rachel finds herself caught up in a supernatural murder mystery that rocks the tranquil town and threatens Rachel's fragile sanity - and her life - in this spooky suspense thriller.
Half Past Dead 1375 2002 Action; Crime; Thriller <i>Fully armed. Totally outnumbered. Completely unexpected.</i><br /><br /> Welcome to Alcatraz. "The Rock" has just reopened for business, but the first criminal slated for the electric chair is also sitting on a secret worth $200 million. And an invading group of commandos (led by Morris Chestnut) isn't going to let his fortune go up in smoke. Already undercover in Alcatraz, FBI agent Petrosecitch (Steven Seagal) has to neutralize the situation and rescue a Supreme Court Justice held hostage. Worse, he has to convince his convict "partner" (Ja Rule) and the other inmates to fight on the right side of the law.
Halloween 102 1978 Horror; Thriller <i>"Halloween is, was and ever shall be the alpha & omega of boogeyman flicks." - Entertainment Weekly</i><br><br> 25 years ago, director John Carpenter changed the shape of terror forever with the immortal story of babysitter Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis), Dr. Sam Loomis (Donald Pleasence) and the night that Michael Myers came home. Roger Ebert still proclaims it "Superb." Entertainment Weekly calls it "the granddaddy of teen-slasher flicks, still more primal and frightening than any of the gazillion knock-offs." 25 years later, <I>Halloween</I> remains one of the greatest horror movies ever made.<br><br> For this landmark 25th Anniversary Edition, Anchor Bay has created a stunning new high-definition wide-screen transfer of the classic film, plus an unprecedented collection of bonus features that will surprise even the most hardcore fans. Celebrate this remarkable milestone in horror history with the ultimate two-disc edition of <I>Halloween</I> like you've never seen or heard it before!
Halloween 2 103 1981 Horror; Thriller <i>…More Of The Night He Came Home.</i><br><br> Picking up precisely where its predecessor left off, <I>Halloween II</I> follows the same ill-fated characters as they encounter the knife-wielding maniac they left for dead in the first <I>Halloween</I>. It seems the inhuman Michael Myers is still very much alive and out for more revenge as he stalks the deserted halls of the hospital where his sister lays waiting. As he gets closer and closer to his terrified target, Dr. Loomis discovers the chilling mystery behind the crazed psychopath's savage actions. Written by horror masters John Carpenter and Debra Hill, <I>Halloween II</I> is a spine-tingling dark ride into the scariest night of the year.
Halloween 3 104 1982 Horror; Thriller <i>Producer John Carpenter (Halloween, The Thing) presents the third chilling installment in the Halloween collection.</i><br><br> When a terrified toy salesman is mysteriously attacked and brought to the hospital, babbling and clutching the year's most popular Halloween costume, an eerie pumpkin mask, doctor Daniel Challis is thrust into a terrifying Halloween nightmare. Working with the salesman's daughter, Ellie, Daniel traces the mask to the Silver Shamrock Novelties company and its founder, Conal Cochran. <Br><BR> Ellie and Daniel uncover Cochran's shocking Halloween plan and must stop him before trick-or-treaters across the country never come home in this terrifying thriller.
Halloween 4 105 1988 Horror; Thriller <i>He Changed The Face Of Halloween. Tonight, He's Back.</i><br><br> On a dark Halloween night ten years ago, Michael Myers brought fear back to his home town as he murderously stalked Laurie Strode. Terror and bloodshed ravaged the quiet neighborhood, until the killer was captured and locked up. <br> But tonight, as he was being transferred from Richmond Mental Institute, Michael escaped. Now he's looking for his young niece as his reign of terror continues. Horror has returned to Haddonfield.
Halloween 5 106 1989 Horror; Thriller <i>Michael Lives. And This Time They're Ready!</i><br><br> Following her mysterious behavior at the conclusion of <I>Halloween 4: The Return Of Michael Myers</I>, young Jaime (Danielle Harris) is committed to the psychiatric care of Dr. Loomis (Donald Pleasance). Meanwhile, Michael Myers is presumed dead following a shoot-out with the Haddonfield Police and a fatal fall down a mineshaft entrance. But all is not as it seems. A well-meaning derelict nurses Michael back to health, and one year later he is back to kill again! Jamie finds herself the object of Michael's murderous rage, and along with new friends and Dr. Loomis, she tries to prevent Michael from continuing his bloody rampage.<br><br> However, there is a new visitor in town -- a man dressed in black who quietly walks the streets with an unknown but sinister purpose. Why is he here? What is his connection to Michael? By the end of <I>Halloween 5: The Revenge Of Michael Myers</I>, many will be dead -- you will be screaming!
Halloween 6 107 1995 Horror; Thriller For pulse-pounding suspense and relentless thrills, nothing can match <I>Halloween: The Curse Of Michael Myers</I> -- one of the most frightening chapters in the chilling <I>Halloween</I> series! In a single horrifying night, Michael Myers' masked reign of terror changed Halloween forever! Now, six years after he was presumed dead in a fire, Myers has returned to kill again - and this time there's no escape! As the homicidal fury builds to a spine-tingling climax, the long-hidden secrets of the screen's most maniacal murderer are revealed...with shocking results! Starring a thrilling cast including legendary Donald Pleasence (<I>Halloween, The Advocate</I>) and Paul Rudd (<I>The Cider House Rules, Clueless</I>).
Halloween 7 H20 108 1998 Horror; Thriller <i>Twenty Years Later</i><br><br> This smart and suspenseful thriller scares up a bone-chilling good time with original scream queen Jamie Lee Curtis (True Lies, Halloween I & II) and a hot cast of hip young stars! Now the headmistress of a private school, Laurie Strode (Curtis) is still struggling with the horrifying, 20-year-old memories of the maniacal killer Michael Myers...when he suddenly reappears with a vengeance! And this Halloween, his terror will strike a whole new generation! Laurie's rebellious son (Josh Hartnett - The Faculty), his girlfriend (Michelle Williams - TV's Dawson's Creek), and the school security guard (LL Cool J - Woo, B.A.P.S.) will become Michael's newest victims unless Laurie can conquer her greatest fears and put evil in its place once and for all! The time has come again for you to experience the frightening fun of Halloween - the motion picture series that totally redefined terror!
Halloween 8 109 2002 Horror; Thriller <i>"Terrifying!" -ABC-TV</i><br><br> Original <I>Halloween</I> star Jamie Lee Curtis (<I>Halloween: H2O, True Lies</I>) is back and joined by Busta Rhymes (<I>Shaft</I> and Tyra Banks (<I>Coyote Ugly</I>) in the terrifying <I>Halloween: Resurrection</I> the latest in this electrifying horror film series! The reality programmers at DangerTainment (Rhymes, Banks) have selected Rudy (Sean Patrick Thomas- <I>Save the Last Dance</I>), Bill (Thomas Ian Nicholas- <I>American Pie 1 & 2</I>) and a group of thrill seeking teenagers to spend one fun filled night in the childhood home of serial killer Michael Meyers But the planned live broadcast turns deadly when their evening of excitement becomes a night of horror as Michael himself decides to crash the party!
Hannibal 514 2001 Horror; Thriller <i>"The Ending You'll Never Forget!" -Peter Travers, Rolling Stone</i><br /><br /> The silence has been broken… "Thrilling (<I>Time</I>), "absorbing" (<I>The Wall Street Journal</I>), and "entertaining" (<I>Newsday</I>), this follow-up to <I>The Silence Of The Lambs</I> is an "audacious success" (<I>Us Weekly</I>)! Anthony Hopkins is "perverse perfection" (<I>Rolling Stone</I>) in his return to the role of Dr. Hannibal Lecter, the sophisticated killer who comes out of hiding to draw FBI agent Clarice Starling (Julianne Moore) into a high-stakes battle that will test her strength, cunning… and loyalty. Drenched in terror, suspense and shocking visual effects, <I>Hannibal</I> is "as compelling a film as you will ever see" (Joel Sigel, "Good Morning America")!
Hard To Kill 604 1990 Action; Drama; Crime; Thriller <i>He's LA Detective Mason Storm. Three hired assassins left him for dead. And he's waited seven years to even the score.</i><br /><br /> A corrupt politician and his hitmen have gunned down Los Angelos detective Mason Storm and left him for dead. But they'll find out the hard way. Storm is Hard To Kill.
Harley Davidson And The Marlboro Man 645 1991 Action; Crime; Drama; Thriller; Sci-Fi <i>"Lots Of Action! Lots Of Bullets!" -Boxoffice</i><br /><br /> "Hotly stages bike chases" (<I>Variety</I>), state-of-the-art weaponry and "excellent explosions" (<I>Hollywood Drama-Logue</I>) form a deadly combination in this "lively"' (<I>Los Angeles Times</I>) action film about a couple of modern-day, motorcycle-ridin' Robin Hoods. Starring Mickey Rourke (<I>Get Carter</I>), Don Johnson (<I>Tin Cup</I>) and Vanessa L. Williams (<I>Shaft</I>), <I>Harley Davidson and The Marlboro Man</I> contains thrills and excitement that never let up -- with surprise twists at every turn!<br><br> In the lawless world of the future, drifters Harley Davidson (Rourke) and The Marlboro Man (Johnson) help an old friend save his bar by robbing the very bank trying to take over his property. But this is no ordinary bank and the armored car they roll is filled not with money -- but drugs! Now Harley and Marlboro become the objects of a ruthless manhunt by the corrupt bank chief's deadly and unstoppable henchmen.
Havoc 1020 2004 Thriller <i>Some Line Are Not Meant To Be Crossed.</i><br><br> Sometimes your desires can take you too far. Two-time Oscar®-winning director Barbara Kopple and Oscar®-winning writer Stephen Gaghan deliver a stunningly gritty and riveting erotic thriller about L.A. teens with a taste for the forbidden. Starring Anne Hathaway in a searing, sexy and utterly unexpected role, <i>Havoc</i> is one of the most shocking and controversial films of the year!<Br><br> They were done with playing it safe. When Allison (Hathaway) and Emily (Bijou Phillips) leave their rich suburb for a joyride through East L.A., they glimpse a frightening landscape of drugs, violence and gang brutality. But as their fear turns to infatuation, the friends find themselves seduced by a dark and dangerous world - where a pretty girl can get anything she wants...except a second chance.
Heist 1364 2001 Action; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"Heist strikes gold." - Jay Carr, The Boston Globe</i><br /><br /> Getting the goods? Easy. Getting away after the robbery? Veteran thief Joe Moore knows that's always the hard part. But he soon discovers that getting away from a life of crime is the hardest escape of all.<br><br> <b>Gene Hackman</b> plays cool-fire Joe, <b>Delroy Lindo</b> portrays his longtime sidekick and <b>Danny DeVito</b> plays the manipulative fence who saddles Joe with one last, difficult job in this ensemble-driven caper centered on an elaborate, split-second snatching of gold ingots by Joe and his crew. Writer/director <b>David Mamet</b> prowls the unsentimental avenues of film noir in a story rife with double-cross, triple-cross and trademark Mamet dialogue. For edgy, synapse-searing entertainment, go where the money is: <I>Heist</I>.
Hide & Seek 839 2005 Drama; Horror; Thriller <b>Robert De Niro</b> and <b>Dakota Fanning</b> send pulses racing in this "genuine scare-fest" (<i>The Calgary Sun</i>) that delivers terrifying twists and a shocking surprise ending.<bR><bR> At their new home in upstate New York, newly widowed psychologist David Callaway (DeNiro) tries desperately to help his traumatized daughter Emily (Fanning) deal with her mother's death. But before long, both David and Emily are being terrorized by someone - or <i>something</i> - named Charlie: a "friend" who may or may not be imaginary but is definitely the stuff nightmares are made of! Ready or not... "you'll be jumping out of your seat!" (Richard Roper)
High Noon 1454 1952 Thriller; Western Gary Cooper won the Oscar for the Best Actor in this classic tale of a lawman who stands alone to defend a town of righteous cowards in the greatest showdown in the history of cinema. The film also stars one of Hollywood's most beloved and prolific actors, Lloyd Bridges, and marks the first starring role for a beautiful young actress and internationally adored screen legend--Grace Kelly.
High Plains Drifter 609 1973 Western; Drama; Thriller <i>They'd never forget the day he drifted into town.</i><br /><br /> Clint Eastwood's second film as director, High Plains Drifter returns the actor to his familiar scene of the Old West and his familiar role of "The Man With No Name." Eastwood portrays a mysterious stranger who emerges out of the heat waves of the desert and rides into the guilt-ridden town of Lago. After committing three murders and one rape in the first 20 minutes, The Stranger is hired by the town to protect it from the three gunmen just out of jail. The Stranger then paints the town bright red, and renames it "Hell'" and supplies Devine retribution in a fiery climax.
Hills Have Eyes, The 505 1977 Horror; Thriller <i>Peter Locke Presents Wes Craven's Cult Classic-Uncut, Uncensored And On DVD For The First Time Ever!</i><br /><br /> The Carters are an all-American family on their way to California when their car breaks down far from civilization in the remote southwestern desert. But they are not alone: Watching from the hills is a very different kind of clan, a family of marauding inbred cannibals with an unspeakable taste for human flesh and monstrous brutality. In the nightmare that follows, what depravities must this wholesome family endure to survive? And in a primal wasteland ruled by lust and rage, who will become the most shocking savages of all?<br><br> Dee Wallace, James Whitworth, Susan Lanier and Michael Berryman co-star in this disturbing cult classic written and directed by horror-master Wes Craven (<i>Last House On The Left, A Nightmare On Elm Street, Scream</i>). Anchor Bay is proud to present <i>The Hills Have Eyes</i> fully restored from original negative materials, and presented in explosive DTS 6.1 and 5.1 Dolby Surround EX audio for the first time ever on DVD!
Hills Have Eyes, The 1222 2006 Horror; Thriller <i>The Lucky Ones Die First</i><br /><br /> A cross-country road trip takes a deadly twist in this chilling remake of Wes Craven's classic horror masterpiece from the '70s!<BR><BR> Driving through New Mexico en route to California, the Carter family becomes stranded in a desolate government atomic zone. But as day turns to nightmare, the travelers soon realize they've got more than car trouble...they've got company. A freakish clan of bloodthirsty mutants inhabit the desert landscape, and they've just found their next meal.<BR><BR> Packed with gut-wrenching gore, shocking makeup effects and heart-stopping terror, <i>The Hills Have Eyes</i> will keep you on the edge of your seat - and your sanity!
History Of Violence, A (DVDRip Better Quality) 1201 2005 Crime; Drama; Thriller In this thrill-packed actioner, a small-town diner owner, Tom Stall (Viggo Mortensen, <i>The Lord of The Rings</i>) finds himself a local hero after he successful takes down two thugs during an attempted robbery. But his sudden celebrity draws unwanted attention from the outside world, including mobsters Carl Fogarty (Academy Award® nominee Ed Harris, <i>A Beautiful Mind</i>) and Richie Cusack (Academy Award® winner William Hurt, <i>Kiss of the Spider Woman</i>), who insist that Tom is intricately tied to their past. Fogarty begins stalking Tom's wife (Maria Bello, <i>The Cooler</i>) and children, resulting in a bloody standoff in which Tom must protect his family from what is either a case of mistaken identity or a violent past that's finally caught up with him.
History Of Violence, A 1052 2005 Action; Drama; Thriller An average family is thrust into the spotlight after the father (Viggo Mortensen) commits a seemingly self-defense murder at his diner.
Hitcher, The 613 1984 Action; Drama; Horror; Thriller <i>Never Pick Up A Stranger.</i><br /><br /> When Jim Halsey stops to pick up a hitcher one rainy night, he is soon dying to turn back time. The man puts a knife to Jim's throat as he tells him to pull past a stranded car on the side of the road. Its occupants have already been brutally slaughtered by the ominous stranger.<br><br> Now a bloody game of cat-and-mouse is about to be played out on this desolate stretch of highway, and every car that passes, and every poor soul who rides that road, are going to take part whether they want to or not.
Hitcher II, The 466 2003 Thriller <i>C. Thomas Howell returns in this terrifying sequel to one of the most suspenseful thrillers of all time.</i><br /><br /> Still haunted by the frightening events of his past, Jim Halsey goes back to confront his demons. Joined by his girlfriend, Maggie, the two soon find themselves traveling down the same desolate stretch of West Texas road where the original nightmare began. After encountering a psychotic hitchhiker, Jack, Jim and Maggie soon discover their journey has turned into a fearsome race for survival in this un-nerving, heart-pounding adventure.
Hollow Man 1402 2000 Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Think You're Alone? Think Again.</i><br /><br /> After years of experimentation, Dr. Sebastian Caine, a brilliant but arrogant and egotistical scientist working for the Defense Department, has successfully transformed mammals to an invisible state and brought them back to their original physical form. Determined to achieve the ultimate breakthrough, Caine instructs his team to move on to Phase III: human experimentation. Using himself as the first subject, the invisible Caine finds himself free to do the unthinkable. But Caine's experiment takes an unexpected turn when his team can't bring him back. As the days pass, he grows more and more out of control, doomed to a future without flesh as the <I>Hollow Man</I>.<br><br> Kevin Bacon, Elisabeth Shue and Josh Brolin star in this intense thriller filled with extreme suspense, terrifying twists and incredible special effects.
Hollow Man II 1214 2006 Action; Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller A Seattle detective and a biologist are on the run from a dangerous invisible assassin gone rogue.
Hostage 754 2005 Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>Every Second Counts.</i><br><br> Action superstar <b>Bruce Willis</b> (<i>Sin City, Die Hard, Unbreakable, The Sixth Sense, Armageddon, Pulp Fiction</i>) powers a nail-biting thriller that crackles with action and suspense! When Jeff Talley (<b>Willis</b>) became Chief of Police in a sleepy town, he thought he'd left behind the traumas of his career as a big city hostage negotiator. But when a random crime escalates into a deadly stand-off, Talley find himself thrust into a situation far more volatile and terrifying than anything he could ever imagine! Also starring <b>Kevin Pollak</b> (<i>The Usual Suspects, The Whole Nine Yards</i>), <b>Jonathan Tucker</b> (<i>The Texas Chainsaw Massacre</i>) and <b>Ben Foster</b> (<i>Six Feet Under, The Punisher</i>), this acclaimed hit is based on the best-selling novel by <b>Robert Crais</b>.
House 493 1985 Comedy; Horror; Thriller <i>Ding Dong, You're Dead.</i><br /><br /> Horror novelist Roger Cobb is a man on the edge, reeling from his recent divorce, haunted by the mysterious disappearance of his young son, and struggling with his new book about his traumatic experiences in Vietnam. But when he moves into the strange house left to him by his late aunt, Roger's precarious sanity comes under siege by nightmares of his dead war buddy, visits from a nosy neighbor, and an onslaught of hideous creatures from another dimension. Horror has found a new home, and it's fully furnished with murder, monsters and madness.<br><br> William Katt (<I>The Greatest American Hero</I>), George Wendt (<I>Cheers</I>), Richard Moll (<I>Night Court</I>) and Kay Lenz (<I>Stripped to Kill</I>) star in this outrageously scary horror hit, produced by Sean S. Cunningham (<I>Friday the 13th</I>) and directed by Steve Miner (<I>Warlock, Halloween: H20</I>).
House of 9 694 2005 Thriller Nine strangers, with no apparent connection between them are abducted: drugged, kidnapped and sealed in a house together.
House Of The Dead 1344 2003 Action; Drama; Horror; Mystery; Thriller <i>The Game Has Just Begun!</i><br /><br /> It's Spring Break and the college kids just want to party. When they charter a boat to take them to a rave on a nearby island, they arrive only to find it deserted...that is, except for the bloodthirsty zombies that have completely inhabited the island. Their only hope for survival is to win the final battle with whatever weapons they can find...in the <i>House Of The Dead</i>.
House On Haunted Hill 1340 1999 Horror; Thriller <i>Evil Loves To Party</i><br /><br /> One night in the house, one million bucks, no questions asked. But there is a catch for anyone who accepts the offer. Murder is a way of life at the <I>House on Haunted Hill</I>, a jolting, effects-ramped remake of the 1959 cult classic that starred Vincent Price and was directed by screen horror legend William Castle. Geoffrey Rush plays twisted theme park bigshot Steven Price, who's hosting a scary/jokey birthday bash for his wife (Famke Janssen) at an abandoned institutue for the criminally insane. Taye Diggs, Ali Larter, Bridgette Wilson, Peter Gallagher and Chris Kattan portray strangers mysteriously assembled for the event that could make them all very rich. Or profoundly dead. And you? We won't start the party without you.
Human Trafficking 1186 2005 Crime; Drama <i>Everyday, young girls are bought and sold.</i><br /><br /> Hundreds of thousands of young women have vanished from their everyday lives - forced by violence into a hellish existence of brutality and prostitution. They're a profitable commodity in the multi-billion-dollar industry of modern slavery. The underworld calls them human traffic...<br><br> When a sixteen-year-old girl from the Ukraine, a single mother from Russia, an orphaned seventeen-year-old girl from Romania, and a twelve-year-old American tourist become the victims of international sex slave traffickers, a specialized team of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) struggles to expose the worldwide network that has enslaved them. ICE agent Kate Morozov (Oscar® and Golden Globe® Award winner Mira Sorvino, <i>Mighty Aphrodite</i>) knows the horror of sexual exploitation first-hand and is dedicated to dismantling the network and bringing the ring's kingpin to justice.<br><br> From a torture chamber in Queens to the flesh-peddlers of Russia, the hunt is on as the fates of relentless ICE agents, the ruthless traffickers and their defenseless victims collide in a powder keg conspiracy of global proportions.<br><Br> Featuring Emmy® and Golden Globe® Award winner Donald Sutherland (<i>The Italian Job</i>) and <i>Trainspotting</i>'s Robert Carlyle, <i>Human Trafficking</i> is at once a gripping thriller, a cautionary tale, and one of the most fundamentally important stories of our time.
Ice Harvest, The 1124 2005 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"Wickedly hilarious!" -Dean Richards, WB-TV</i><br><br> John Cusack and Billy Bob Thornton lead an all-star cast in this hilarious and unpredictable thriller that critics are calling "very funny stuff" (Richard Roeper, <i>Ebert & Roeper</i>).<BR><BR> When lawyer Charlie (Cusack) and his partner Vic (Thornton) steal from a mob boss, they think they've pulled off the perfect crime. But when they race through a night filled with mayhem, lust and lethal surprises, they realize that the biggest risk they'll take will be trusting each other.<BR><BR> From the director of <i>Analyze This</i> and <i>Groundhog Day</i>, <i>The Ice Harvest</I> cracks with outrageous laughs and slippery twists that will keep you guessing until the very end!
I'll Always Know What You Did Last Summer 1464 2005 Horror; Mystery; Thriller <i>What He Knows Might Kill You...</i><br /><br /> A group of teenagers is terrorized in a small Colorado town in this latest installment of the <i>I Know What You Did Last Summer</i> series. When a July 4th prank based on a frightening legend results in the accidental death of one of their best friends, the teens swear themselves to secrecy and to not tell a single living soul about their involvement. Their friendship is tested, however, as they drift further and further apart from each other until the following Independence Day, when they receive threatening messages suggesting someone else might also know what truly happened that fateful summer evening. Will they be able to stop the horrible legend from coming to life or be killed off one by one by the mysterious menace with the hook?
Ils 1273 2006 Horror; Mystery; Thriller Lucas and Clementine lives peacefully in there house but one night they wake up... As strange noise... They're not alone... <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0465203/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Impostor 93 2002 Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>In the future, not everyone is who they seem to be.</i><br><br> An exciting, action packed sci-fi story from the author of <I>Total Recall</I> and <I>Blade Runner</I>, the thrilling Director's Cut of <I>Impostor</I> brings you Gary Sinise (<I>Forrest Gump, Apollo 13</I>), Madeline Stowe (<I>We Were Soldiers, Playing By Heart</I>), Vincent D'Onofrio (<I>The Cell, Men In Black</I>) and Mekhi Phifer (<I>O, 8 Mile</I>) in a stellar cast!<br><br> At a time when the Earth has been at war with an alien force for over a decade, the latest work of lauded governmental scientist Spencer Olham (Sinise) promises to save the planet! But suddenly, Olham himself is accuses of being an alien spy and is thrown headlong into a disorienting nightmare as a fugitive from the law! With blasts of adrenaline fueled intensity, this futuristic thriller soars as Olham races to prove his identity to the world… and himself… in time to save all mankind!
In The Mouth Of Madness 695 1995 Fantasy; Horror; Thriller; Mystery <i>Lived Any Good Books Lately?</i><br><br> Master of horror John Carpenter (Halloween, The Thing) is back with his "scariest movie to date!"<br><br> Sutter Cane (Jurgen Prochnow, The Seventh Sign) is the best-selling author whose newest novel is literally driving readers insane. When he inexplicably vanishes, his publisher (Academy Award - winner John Trent (Sam Neill, Jurassic Park, Dead Calm) to track him down. Drawn to a town that only exists in Cane's books, Trent crosses the barrier between fact and fiction and enters a terrifying world from which there is no escape.<br><br> Inspired by the tales of H.P. Lovecraft, this shocking story is, in the worlds of its acclaimed director, "horror beyond description!"
Inside Man 1274 2006 Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"A heist thriller like you've never seen." -Jim Ferguson, ABC</i><br /><br /> Coming soon!
Insider, The 495 1999 Drama <i>"An edge-of-your-seat thriller!" - Newsweek</i><br /><br /> <I>The Insider</I> recounts the chain of events that pitted an ordinary man against the tobacco industry, and dragged two people into the fight of their lives.<br><br> Academy Award Winner Al Pacino (<I>Any Given Sunday, The Devil's Advocate</I>) gives a powerful performance as veteran <I>60 Minutes</I> producer Lowell Bergman, and Russell Crowe (<I>L.A. Confidential, Mystery, Alaska</I>) co-stars as the ultimate insider, former tobacco executive Dr. Jeffery Wigand. When Wigand is fired by his employer -- one of the largest tobacco companies in America -- he agrees to become a paid consultant for a story Bergman is working on regarding alleged unethical practices within the tobacco industry. But what begins as a temporary alliance leads to a lengthy battle for both men to save their reputations, and much, much more.<br><br> As they soon find out, Corporate America will use all legal means at their disposal to save a billion-dollar-a-year habit. And as the corporate giants soon find out, Bergman and Wigand are honorable men, driven to smoke out the evidence.<br><br> Also starring Christopher Plummer (<I>Malcolm X</I>) as anchor Mike Wallace and Gina Gershon (<I>Face/Off</I>), <I>The Insider</I> will chill you with its cold, hard edge -- and thrill you with its unbelievable twists and turns.
Interpreter, The (Widescreen) 815 2005 Thriller Academy Award winners <b>Nicole Kidman</b> and <b>Sean Penn</b> star in the action-packed thriller, <i>The Interpreter</i>. In one of the hidden corridors of power at United Nations headquarters, translator Silvia Broome (Kidman) overhears a potentially explosive secret about a planned assassination attempt. But when federal agent Tobin Keller (Penn) investigates her claim and digs deeper into Silvia’s dangerous past, he begins to question whether she is a victim - or a suspect. From Oscar®-winning director <b>Sydney Pollack</b> comes the riveting, edge-of-your-seat story of international intrigue that Ebert & Roeper give "Two thumbs up!"
Into The Blue 1010 2005 Action; Crime; Thriller <i>Treasure Has Its Price</i><br><br> Red-hot action superstars Paul Walker and Jessica Alba heat up the screen as two sexy young divers who dream of finding hidden treasure. When they take some friends (Scott Caan and Ashley Scott) on an extreme sport adventure, the last thing they expect to see below the shark-infested waters is a legendary pirate ship rumored to contain millions of dollars in gold. But their incredible good fortune is short-lived, as a ruthless gang of deadly criminals gets word of what they have uncovered. The discovery of a lifetime could just cost the treasure hunters their lives, in the exciting new thriller from the director of <i>Blue Crush</i>.<br><br> <i><b>Check Out These INTO THE BLUE Clips!</i></b><br><br> <i><b>INTO THE BLUE Trailer<br> Click on one of the following links:</i></b><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/trailer_high.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Hi 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/trailer_low.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Lo 56K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/trailer_high.ram"target="new">Real Player - High 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/trailer_low.ram"target="new">Real Player - Low 56K</a><br><br> <i><b>Diving Deeper Into The Blue<br> Click on one of the following links:</i></b><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/deeper_high.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Hi 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/deeper_low.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Lo 56K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/deeper_high.ram"target="new">Real Player - High 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/deeper_low.ram"target="new">Real Player - Low 56K</a><br><br> <i><b>Deleted Scene: Saving Connor<br> Click on one of the following links:</i></b><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/saving_high.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Hi 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/saving_low.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Lo 56K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/saving_high.ram"target="new">Real Player - High 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/saving_low.ram"target="new">Real Player - Low 56K</a><br><br>
Into The Sun 735 2005 Action; Adventure; Thriller <i>Only one man can stop the Yakuza.</i><br><br> Action superstar Steven Seagal is back in this nonstop thrill ride! When the governor of Tokyo is murdered, it falls on ex-CIA agent Travis Hunter to track down the responsible terrorists. However, the plot to kill the Governor is only the beginning of a web of corruption and violence. Hunter discovers a plan by a rising Yakuza leader to build an enormous drug-dealing network with the Chinese Mafia. With time running out and the Yakuza determined to see their plan through, Hunter must thwart the operation - and get out alive.
Invasion Of The Body Snatchers 262 1978 Sci-Fi; Thriller When filmy sprees fall from space and take root in San Francisco, the city is beautifully transformed by spectacular and exotic flowers. But these lovely extra-terrestrial blossoms have gruesome plans for their Earthly admirers: to slowly clone their bodies- and then dispose of the originals!
Island, The 1028 2005 Sci-Fi; Thriller From Director <b>Michael Bay</b> (<i>Armageddon, The Rock</i>) comes an action-packed thrill ride that's an "explosive, mind-blowing assault on the senses!" (Clay Smith, <i>The Insider.</i>)<br><br> <B>Ewan McGregor</b> and <b>Scarlett Johansson</b> lead an all-star cast as residents of an isolated, high-tech compound. But when they discover they're actually clones, and worth more dead than alive, they stage a daring escape. Battling an unfamiliar environment and an armed team of mercenaries in hot pursuit, they'll risk their lives and freedom to save those they left behind - and reveal the truth about <i>The Island.</i>
It 430 1990 Drama; Fantasy; Horror; Mystery; Thriller Seven youths have to defeat a demonic creature named Pennywise which dresses in a clown suit and terrorizes a 1960's town in Maine.
Italian Job, The 952 2003 Action; Adventure; Crime; Thriller <i>Get In. Get Out. Get Even.</i><br /><br /> The plan was flawless. The execution was perfect. Charlie Croker pulled off the crime of a lifetime. The one thing that he didn't plan on was being double-crossed. Now he wants more than the job's payoff...he wants payback. <BR><BR> Mark Wahlberg is electrifying as Croker in this "fast and furious action-adventure." Along with a drop-dead gorgeous safecracker (Charlize Theron), Croker and his team take off to re-steal the loot and end up in a pulse-pounding, pedal-to-the-metal chase that careens up, down and below the streets of Los Angeles. <BR><BR> With an ensemble all-star cast that also includes Edward Norton, Seth Green, Jason Statham, Mos Def, Franky G and Donald Sutherland, <i>The Italian Job</i> is hot!
Italian Job, The 287 1969 Crime; Thriller Forget about the straight and narrow. Clever con Charlie Croker (Michael Caine) intends to go straight to the bank. Fresh from the slammer, he begins work on a heist that will either set him up for life-or send him up forever. Croker and his unruly lot of thieves take on the mob, the police and the gridlock traffic of Turin to rob a heavily armed shipment of gold bullion in <i>The Italian Job</i> <bR><br> Entertainment legend Noel Coward (in his last film role) costars in this open-throttle caper as criminal mastermind Bridger. And Benny Hill, Raf Vallone and Rossano Brazzi add to the story's fun and suspense as it zips from plan to robbery to escape to an ending that's a cliffhanger in every sense of the word! Hold on tight!
Jacket, The 872 2004 Thriller Jack Starks knows little about who he is. Nor does he know why he's bound in a strait-jacket and subjected to bizarre psychiatric treatments. But an even more stunning fate awaits this amnesia-stricken Gulf War veteran: the treatments thrust him into the year 2007 - where Jack learns he died in 1993.<br><br> Impressive filmmaking talents join forces for <i>The Jacket</i>, a mind- and genre-bender of a psychological thriller produced by <b>Peter Guber</b>, <b>George Clooney</b> and <b>Steven Soderbergh</b>. Academy Award® winner <b>Adrien Brody</b> (<i>The Pianist</i>) plays Starks, the time traveler running out of time. And <b>Keira Knightley</b> (<i>Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl</i>), <b>Kris Kristofferson</b> and <b>Jennifer Jason Leigh</b> bring addition star wattage to eerie events that reach beyond time, beyond fantasy, beyond life itself.
Jackie Brown 890 1997 Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"One Of The Year's Best!" -Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times</i><br /><br /> Combining an explosive mix of intense action and edgy humor wirh a sizzling all-star cast, director Quentin Tarantino (<I>Pulp Fiction</I>) scores with the entertaining <I>Jackie Brown</I>. What do a sexy stewardess (Pam Grier), a street-tough gun runner (Samuel L. Jackson), a lonley bail bondsman (Robert Forster), a shifty ex-con (Robert De Niro), an earnest federal agent (Michael Keaton) and a stoned-out beach bunny (Bridget Fonda) have in common? They're six players on the trail of a half million dollars in cash! The only questions are… who's going to get played… and who's going to make the big score?
Jackie Chan's Police Story 475 1985 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller Kevin Chan (aka Jackie) is a Hong-Kong cop, who scores his first big hit by virtually single-handedly capturing and arresting a big drug- lord...
Jacob's Ladder 1365 1990 Drama; Fantasy; Horror; Mystery; Thriller <i>The most frightening thing about Jacob Singer's nightmare is that he isn't dreaming.</i><br /><br /> Tim Robbins is Jacob Singer, a man who lives in a nightmare. Wounded in Vietnam, he's now back at home in New York City. Torn between the memories of his son and terrifying wartime demons, Jacob is slowly losing his grip on reality. His beautiful girlfriend (Elizabeth Pena) only adds confusion to his life, drawing him into a web of sexual intrigue; but ultimately, it's his friend Louis (Danny Aiello), who turns out to be the only one Jacob can truly count on.
James Bond 007 Never Say Never Again 193 1983 Action; Thriller <i>"Inventive, imaginative, tension-filled fun!" -Los Angeles Times</i><br><br> Sean Connery is back for his final performance as superagent James Bond in this high-velocity action thriller from the director of <I>The Empire Strikes Back</I>. When two atomic warheads are hijacked by the evil SPECTRE organization, Agent 007 is hurled into an explosive pulse-pounding race to save the world from nuclear terrorists!
Jaws 404 1975 Horror; Thriller <b>Steven Spielberg</b>'s terrifying blockbuster hit is one of the most brilliant, enduring action-suspense movies of all time. <br><br> Relive the hunt for the great white in this special 30th Anniversary Edition, packed with exclusive bonus features and an all-new Commemorative Photo Journal. Amity's waters will never be the same again. Rediscover this timeless classic that continues to make generations afraid of the ocean.
Jaws 2 405 1978 Horror; Thriller <i>Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water…</i><br><br> The horror is far from over! Four years after the great white shark terrorized the small resort of Amity, unsuspecting vacationers begin disappearing in an all-too-familiar fashion. Only one man knows the truth.<br><br> Academy Award®-winning producer Richard D. Zanuck (<I>Rules of Engagement, Deep Impact</I>) brings the next installment of this frightening series with Roy Scheider reprising his role as Police Chief Brody.<br><br> Newly remastered, <I>Jaws 2</I>, contains exclusive behind-the-scenes footage with interviews and deleted scenes and continues to keep audiences out of the water.
Jeepers Creepers 492 2001 Horror; Thriller <i>"This is the most scary, stylish horror movie I've seen in years." -Clive Barker</i><br /><br /> You can keep your doors locked. You can keep your eyes closed. But still, he'll get what he wants… and what he wants is… <I>you</I>. Brace yourself for "90 minutes of steadily mounting horror [that] delivers more than its share of honest chills" (<I>The Baltimore Sun</I>). From "the scariest opening sequence of any horror picture in recent memory" (Los Angeles Times) to "one of the gutsiest endings to a film this year" (Dallas Morning News), <I>Jeepers Creepers</I> is the real deal in terror!<Br><br> One a desolate country highway, two homeward-bound teens (Gina Philips, <I>Living Out Loud</I> and Justin Long, TV's "Ed") are nearly run off the road by a maniac in a beat-up truck… and later spot him shoving what appears to be a body down a sewer pipe. But when they stop to investigate, they discover that the grisly reality at the bottom of that pipe is far worse than they could have ever suspected… and that they are now the targets of an evil far more unspeakable - and unstoppable - than they could have ever imagined!
Joy Ride 157 2001 Thriller <i>"A Hot-Wired, White-Knuckle Thriller." -San Francisco Examiner</i><br><br> Stalked by a vengeful trucker, three friends race for their lives - it's a thrilling nail-biter with 4 mind-blowing alternate endings!
Judgment Night 894 1993 Action; Crime; Thriller <i>In a deadly game of cat and mouse, they must fight to survive.</i><br /><br /> Emilio Estevez, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Denis Leary, Stephen Dorff and Jeremy Piven star in this riveting action thriller pitting four young men against both the hostile city streets and the twisted mind of a killer. While racing to a boxing match, Frank, Mike, John and Rey (Estevez, Gooding, Jr., Dorff, Piven) get more than they bargained for. A wrong turn lands them directly in the path of Fallon (Leary), a vicious, wise-cracking drug lord. After accidentally witnessing Fallon murder a disloyal henchman, the four become his unwilling prey in a savage game of cat and mouse as they are mercilessly stalked through the urban jungle in this taut suspense drama.
Jurassic Park 99 1993 Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller Director Steven Spielberg's Jurassic masterpiece is back in this Collector's Edition containing interviews and special behind-the-scenes footage.<br><br> One of the most successful films in worldwide box office history, <I>Jurassic Park</I> remains a most compelling and spectacular experience. This thrilling adventure features Sam Neil, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, and Richard Attenborough.<br><br> Featuring incredible special effects and action-packed drama, <I>Jurassic Park</I> takes you to a remote island where an amazing theme park with living dinosaurs is about to turn deadly, as five people must battle to survive among the prehistoric predators. Rediscover the breathtaking adventure you'll want to experience again and again.
Jurassic Park III 101 2001 Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller Adventure runs wild when renowned palentologist Dr. Alan Grant (Sam Neil) agrees to accompany a wealthy adventurer (William H. Macy) and his wife (Tea Leoni) on an aerial tour of Isla Sorna, InGen's former breeding ground for prehistoric creatures. But when they're terrifyingly stranded, Dr. Grant discovers that his hosts are not what they seem, and the island's native inhabitants are smarter, faster, fiercer and more brutal than he ever imagined in this heart-stomping thriller.<br><br> <b>Please Note:</b> Consumers who wish to purchase <I>Jurassic Park III</I> who already own their preferred copies of <I>Jurassic Park</I> and <I>The Lost World</I> may receive a collectable slipcase and Bonus Disc allowing them to complete their own "Jurassic Park Complete Collection" via mail for only $6.95. This coupon will be inside the disc itself.
Jurrassic Park II The Lost World 100 1997 Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller Director Steven Spielberg's Jurassic masterpiece is back in this Collector's Edition containing interviews and special behind-the-scenes footage.<br><br> One of the most successful films in worldwide box office history, <I>Jurassic Park</I> remains a most compelling and spectacular experience. This thrilling adventure features Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, and Richard Attenborough.<br><br> Featuring incredible special effects and action-packed drama, <I>Jurassic Park</I> takes you to a remote island where an amazing theme park with living dinosaurs is about to turn deadly, as five people must battle to survive among the prehistoric predators. Rediscover the breathtaking adventure you'll want to experience again and again.
Kalifornia 596 1993 Crime; Drama; Thriller A journalist duo go on a tour of serial killer murder sites with two companions, unaware that one of them is a serial killer himself.
Karla 1215 2006 Drama; Thriller Based on real events, Paul Bernardo (Collins) and his wife, Karla Homolka (Prepon), kidnap, sexually abuse, and murder three young girls.
Kill Bill Volume 1 1429 2003 Action; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>The 4th Film by Quentin Tarantino.</i><br /><br /> The acclaimed fourth film from groundbreaking writer and director Quentin Tarantino (<i>Pulp Fiction</i>, <i>Jackie Brown</i>) <i>Kill Bill Volume 1</i> stars Uma Thurman (<i>Pulp Fiction</i>), Lucy Liu (</i>Charlie's Angels</i>, <i>Chicago</i>) and Vivica A. Fox (<i>Two Can Play That Game</i>) in an astonishing, action-packed thriller about brutal betrayal and an epic vendetta! Four years ater taking a bullet in the head at her own wedding, The Bride (Thurman) emerges from a coma and decides it's time for payback...with a vengeance! Having been gunned down by her former boss (David Carradine) and his deadly squad of intenational assassins, it's a kill-or-be killed fights she doesn't start but is determined to fishish! Loaded with explosive action and outrageous humor, it's a must-see motion picture that has critics everywhere raving!
Kill Bill Volume 2 1430 2004 Action; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>The New Film By Quentin Tarantino</i><br /><br /> With this thrilling, must-see movie event, writer and director <b>Quentin Tarantino</b> (<i>Pulp Fiction</i>) completes the action-packed quest for revenge begun by The Bride (<b>Uma Thurman</b>) in <i>Kill Bill Vol. 1</i>! Having already crossed two names from her Death List, The Bride is back with a vengeance and taking aim at Budd (<b>Michael Madsen</b>) and Elle Driver (<b>Daryl Hannah</b>), the only survivors from the squad of assassins who betrayed her four years earlier. It's all leading up to the ultimate confrontation with Bill (<b>David Carradine</b>), The Bride's former master and the man who ordered her execution! As the acclaimed follow-up to the instant classic <i>Vol. 1</i> - you know all about the unlimited action and humor, but until you've seen <i>Kill Bill Vol. 2</i> you only know half the story!<br>
Kindergarten Cop 354 1990 Action; Comedy; Crime; Family; Thriller <i>An undercover cop in a class by himself.</i><br><br> Arnold Schwarzenegger stars as an undercover cop posing as a kindergarten teacher in order to catch a dangerous criminal. Once he wrangles his young charges, as well as the affections of a beautiful teacher (Penelope Ann Miller), he prepares for a final showdown with his intended prey in this "Totally enjoyable" action-comedy.
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang 1105 2005 Action; Comedy; Crime; Mystery; Thriller A murder mystery brings together a private eye, a struggling actress, and a thief masquerading as an actor.
Kiss The Girls 974 1997 Drama; Mystery; Thriller; Crime <i>A detective is searching for a deadly collector. His only hope is the woman who got away.</i><br /><br /> Eight kidnapped women. All beautiful. All talented. All in danger of having their lives cut cruelly short if police detective Alex Cross and key witness Kate Mctiernan can't locate the elusive "collector" who calls himself Cassanova. From the Deep South to the California coast and back, the hunt is on in this provocative race-against-time suspenser based on the best-selling novel by James Patterson. Ashley Judd plays resourceful, strong-willed Mctiernan. She's the lone escapee from Casanova's hidden lair...and determined to rescue the fellow captives she left behind. Morgan Freeman is Cross, a master at solving the unsolvable. But there's more than his reputation at stake: This time one of the victimes is his niece.
Knock Off 322 1998 Action <i>There Is No substitute</i><br><br> Jean-Claude Van Damme stars in an explosive thriller as Marcus Ray, "The King of the Knock-Offs" in Hong Kong's shady manufacturing scene, who gets involved in a Russian Mafia plot to hold the United States security for ransom. As his allies prove to be his enemies, Ray's survival comes to depend on his knowing the fakes from the real thing!
L.A. Confidential 887 1997 Crime; Drama; Mystery; Thriller <i>Everything Is Suspect...Everyone Is For Sale...And Nothing Is What It Seems.</i><br /><br /> <i>L.A. Confidential</i> is "tough, gorgeous and vastly entertaining" (Janet Maslin, <i>The New York Times</i>), "a genuine masterpiece that will knock your socks off" (Rex Reed). Director Curtis Hanson and a terrific cast serve up a "ravishing, thrilling tale of police corruption and Hollywood glamour" (Marshall Fine, <i>Gannett Newspapers</i>) in this adaptation of James Ellroy's novel. Three cops (Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Guy Pearce), a call girl (Kim Basinger), a mysterious millionaire (David Strathairn), a tabloid journalist (Danny DeVito), and the Chief of Detectives (James Cromwell) fuel a labyrinthine plot rife with mystery, ambition, romance, and humor. What you'll see is off the record, on the QT and very hush-hush.
Lara Croft 994 2003 Action; Adventure; Fantasy; Thriller <i>"Thumbs Up! Better than the first. It's fun!"-Roger Ebert, Ebert & Roeper</i><br /><br /> Laura Croft is back in action and faces her most perilous mission. To recover what ancient civilization believed to be the essence of all evil, Pandora’s Box. She must travel the globe, from Greece to Hong Kong to Kenya and beyond to get to the box before it is found by a maniacal scientist whose plan it is to use it for mass annihilation.<br> <br> For this adventure Laura recruits her ex-partner, Terry Sheridan, a dangerous mercenary who has previously betrayed Laura and their country. She knows he's the best for the mission, but can she trust him again?<br> <br> Join her as she races through furious hand-to-hand battles, blazing shoot-outs and breathtaking sky-diving escapes to try to save the ancient artifact.....and mankind’s future.
Last Boy Scout, The 632 1991 Action; Thriller <i>The goal is to survive.</i><br /><br /> Bruce Willis and Damon Wayans star as a seedy detective and a disgraced quarterback, teaming to dodge ambushes, fire off one-liners and bust chops. When the going gets tough, they get together. And funnier. They came to play. And to settle a score in this raging fireball where bigger is better, hits are harder and bad guys end up deader.
Last House On The Left, The 969 1972 Crime; Horror; Thriller Bold, powerful and starkly realistic, this chilling cinematic debut of horror master Wes Craven (<I>Scream</I>) is a shocking journey into the heart of evil. Written and directed with "almost unbearable dramatic tension" (<I>Chicago Sun Times</I>), <I>The Last House on the Left</I> will make you deadbolt your doors and frantically mutter: "It's only a movie… it's only a movie… it's only a movie.!"<br><br> Easy going Mari Collingwood and her fun loving friend Phyllis are on their way to a Bloodlust concert to celebrate Mari's 17th birthday when three escaped convicts kidnap and torture them. But Mari and Phyllis are fighters, and although they are drugged and beaten into unconsciousness, stuffed in a car trunk and driven into the woods for even more brutality, they are still alive…. But for how long?
Last Man On Earth, The (Alpha) 268 1964 Horror; Sci-Fi A terrible plague sweeps the Earth, and its victims become zombie vampires, roaming the night in a ravenous search for fresh blood. Dr. Robert Morgan may very well be the only human survivor of the plague, hiding in his ramshackle home from the creatures' nightly onslaught. With the dawn, he begins a gruesome ritual of gathering dead bodies lying about the city streets and disposing of them in a burning landfill. Packing garlic and sharpened wooden stakes, Morgan hunts down the zombie-like creatures during the daylight hours in an effort to control their ever-increasing numbers.<br><br> A scientist whose family has succumbed to the plague, Morgan has seen the airborne disease quickly spread through Europe, transforming the population into nocturnal blood drinkers. The creatures are hell-bent on destroying Morgan, eerily calling his name in the night. While burying a diseased dog, Morgan sees a young woman who appears to be normal and chases her down. she is part of a large band of rebel humans who are fighting their infection with an antidote. Morgan may have killed many of these people, believing them to be vampires. He believes he can cure the woman with a transfusion of his blood, but time is running out. The vampires and the rebels both want Morgan dead!<br><br> Based on Richard Matheson's novel <i>I Am Legend, The Last Man On Earth</i> has the same unnerving, stark black & white realism of <i>Night Of The Living Dead</i> but predates the latter by about five years. Equally low budgeted, both films have garnered huge cult following over the years for their gritty portrayals of a nightmarish, apocalyptic vision of zombie invasion. <i>The Last Man On Earth</i>, made in Italy, features veteran horror star Vincent Price, who expertly conveys the feat and isolation of a man believing himself to be alone among a population of vampires. Co-star Giacomo Rossi-Stuart appeared in the cult favorite <i>The Night Evelyn Came Out Of The Grave</i>. Remade in 1971 as <i>The Omega Man</i> with Charlton Heston, <i>The Last Man On Earth</i> was directed by Sidney Salkow, who also directed several episodes of TV's <i>The Addams Family</i> and worked with Price on the thriller <i>Twice Told Tales</i> in 1963.
Last Seduction, The 1374 1994 Crime; Thriller; Drama Bridget Gregory (Linda Fiorentino) seems to have it all: beauty, intelligence and a marriage to Clay, a wealthy physician (Bill Pullman). But everything isn't enough for Bridget, who persuades her husband to make dirty deals on prescription drugs and then runs with the profit. Now incognito in a mid-American small town. Bridget draws a naive local, Mike Swale (Peter Berg) into a smoldering affair.<br><br> Passion, greed and revenge forge a desperate triangle between the three as Bridget draws her unknowing victims deeper into her deadly web of deceit.
Layer Cake 777 2004 Crime; Drama; Thriller Planning to retire and begin a new life, Mr. X (<b>Daniel Craig</b>, <i>Lara Croft: Tomb Raider</i>), a successful West End drug dealer, has been asked for one last favor: to negotiate the sale of one million hits of Ecstasy. Unfortunately for Mr. X, the pills were stolen from a Serbian drug lord who'll cut off his head if he sells them. And with a London crime czar (<b>Michael Gambon</b>, <i>Open Range, The Insider</i>) promising to retire him permanently if he doesn't, Mr. X may be rightfully concerned about his future. Nothing worth losing his head over.
Lemony Snicket's A Series Of Unfortunate Events (Widescreen) 744 2004 Adventure; Family; Thriller Dear Viewer,<br> If you enjoy movies filled with singing rabbits, exploding spaceships, or cheerleaders, you are holding the wrong DVD entirely.<br><br> this movie is extremely alarming, an expression which here means "a thrilling misadventure involving three ingenious orphans and a villainous actor named Count Olaf (Carrey) who wants their enormous fortune." It includes a suspicious fire, delicious pasta, Jim Carrey, poorly behaved leeches, an incredibly deadly viper, Meryl Streep, and the voice of an impostor named Jude Law. The only things that could make such a spectacle more upsetting are special features, such as commentary by me or outtakes involving nervous laughter.<br><br> I am bound to continue my research into the lives of the Baudelaire orphans, but you are free to seek lighter fare, like bleu cheese fondue.<br><br> With all due respect,<br> <i>Lemony Snicket</i><br><br>
Leon The Professional 62 1994 Crime <i>"Flying High On Explosive Action." -Peter Travers, Rolling Stone</i><br><br> Jean Reno, Gary Oldman, Natalie Portman and Danny Aiello star in <I>Leon</I>, a go-for-broke thriller about a professional assassin whose work becomes dangerously personal.<br><br> Calling himself a "cleaner," the mysterious Leon is New York's top hitman. When his next-door neighbors are murdered, Leon becomes the unwilling guardian of the family's sole survivor -- 12-year-old Mathilda. But Mathilda doesn't just want protection; she wants revenge. Training her in the deadly tricks of his trade, <I>Leon</I> helps her track the psychotic agent who murdered her family. From the electrifying opening to the fatal finale, <I>Leon</I>, is a non-stop crescendo of action, suspense and surprises. This uncut version contains 24 minutes of extra footage deemed too explicit for the American audience.
Lethal Weapon 1305 1987 Action; Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller Martin Riggs (Mel Gibson) is no ordinary cop. He's a Mad Max gone maniacal, a man whose killing expertise and suicidal recklessness make him a Lethal Weapon to anyone he works against. Or with.<BR> Roger Murtaugh (Danny Glover) is an easygoing homicide detective with a loving family, a big house and a pension he doesn't want to lose. Imagine Murtaugh's shock when he learns his new partner is a guy with nothing left to lose: wild-eyed, burnt-out Martin Riggs.<BR> Lethal Weapon is the thrill-packed story of two Vietnam-vets-turned-cops who have just one other thing in common: both hate to work with partners. But their partnership becomes the key to survival when a routine murder investigation leads to all-out, take-no-prisoners, martial-arts-and-machine-guns war with an international heroin ring.
Lethal Weapon 2 1306 1989 Action; Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller Buddy-cops Martin Riggs and Murtaugh are back, trying to keep a key witness-and themselves-alive in Lethal Weapon 2. And exciting it is, from its breathless opening chase through L.A. streets to its raging gun-battle finale. In between, there's a six-story plummet from a window, a booby-trapped toilet, a Houdini-like underwater escape and the incredible destruction of a chic hillside stilt house.
Lethal Weapon 3 1307 1992 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>The magic is back again!</i><br /><br /> They're back in their most successful, most explosive, most hilarious smash hit yet. They come, they see, they kick butt in a caper that has LA police detectives Riggs (Gibson) and Murtaugh (Glover) ripping into a vicious crime ring dealing guns to the streets. <br> Joe Pesci returns as shady ex-mob accountant Leo Getz, and Rene Russo ads a lethal kick as Internal Affairs investigator Lorna Cole, like Riggs a born risktaker. Risks are everywhere: a high-rise explodes into dust, a housing tract goes up like matchsticks, Riggs takes an 80-foot plunge on a motorcycle. Lethal Weapon 3 isn't just more of everything. It's the most!
Lethal Weapon 4 1308 1998 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>The Gang's All Here</i><br /><br /> Mel Gibson and Danny Glover return as buddy cops Riggs and Murtaugh, with Joe Pesci riding comedy shotgun as chatterbox Leo. Murtaugh is still the family man. Riggs is still the gonzo loose cannon and--what's this?--family man. His will he/won't he marriage to Cole (Rene Russo) is one of the new wrinkles in this powerhouse crowd-pleaser that also stars comedy favorite Chris Rock and international action star Jet Li. Wedding bells, ammo shells, explosive laughter--this one's fully loaded!
Lionheart 311 1990 Action <i>When The Streets Are A Jungle...There Can Only Be One King.</i><br><br> Jean-Claude Van Damme stars as a soldier drawn into the world of modern-day gladiators fighting for the amusement of the rich in this fast-moving action thriller.<br><br> Upon receiving news that his brother in Los Angeles is seriously injured, Lyon Gaultier deserts the French Foreign Legion from a remote outpost in North Africa. Fleeing from two of the Legion's security force who have orders to bring him back at any cost, Lyon reluctantly turns to the illegal, bare-knuckles underground fighting circuit to raise the money he needs to help his brother's family.
Lock, Stock And Two Smoking Barrels 11 1998 Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>A disgrace to criminals everywhere</i><br><br> Streetwise charmer and cardshark Eddy (Nick Moran) walks into the biggest card game of his life carrying a stake backed by the life-savings of his three best mates, Tom (Jason Flemying), Bacon (Jason Statham) and Soap (Dexter Fletcher). Eddy is the sharpest player on the circuit but the game is set-up, and Eddy leaves owing underworld boss "Hatchet" Harry (P.H. Moriarty) half a million. Harry gives Eddy a week to come up with the money before he starts taking fingers as collateral. Eddy's dad, JD (Sting) can cancel the debt by handing over his bar, lock, stock, and barrel to his old adversary, Harry, JD refuses to give in, feeling his street-tough son can get himself out of his own messes. So, while Harry sends a couple of petty crooks to steal a pair of antique shotguns to add to his collection, Eddy and his mates plan a caper that will enable them to pay off Harry and make out like bandits! In a comedy of errors, and a helter-skelter ride through London's gangland, the guns, cash, drugs and identities become all mixed up as a full complement of London's lowlife get involved in a melee which even their menace can't handle. Full of energy and surprising twists at every turn, it's a rollicking comedy that has it all, <i>Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels</i>.
The Long Good Friday 575 1980 Crime; Drama; Thriller Harold, a prosperous English gangster, is about to close a lucrative new deal when bombs start showing up in very inconvenient places...
Long Time Dead 1376 2003 Horror; Thriller <i>Play it to death.</i><br /><br /> A group of college students at an all-night party dare each other to play a Ouija board. But what starts out as fun rapidly turns into a nightmare when the glass spells out the message "All Die" and a demon is awakened with an appetite for vengeance against those who summoned him.<Br><br> One by one, the students fall prey to a succession of disturbing murders. With time running out and the body count growing, the remaining friends realize they can't trust anybody, not even each other.
Lord Of War 1004 2005 Drama; War <i>"A stylish, provocative thriller." -- Ann Hornaday, The Washington Post</i><br><br> Chance leads Yuri Orlov to discover his one talent - illegal arms dealing. With his brother's help, he reaches the top of his trade, supplying anyone whose check clears. His skills and quick wits bring him everything he's ever wanted - and help him elude a persistent Interpol agent. But at the peak of his prowess, he discovers his customers might demand more than he can give...and those he's trying to protect could become deadly liabilities.
Lost Highway 54 1997 Crime; Thriller A jazz saxophonist that suspects his wife of having an affair is accused of her murder after he has a bizarre encounter at a party. He then inexplicably transforms into a young mechanic and begins leading a new life.
Lucky Number Slevin 1157 2006 Crime; Drama; Thriller A case of mistaken identity lands Slevin (Josh Hartnett) into the middle of a war being plotted by two of the city's most rival crime bosses: The Rabbi (Ben Kingsley) and The Boss (Morgan Freeman). Slevin is under constant surveillance by relentless Detective Brikowski (Stanley Tucci) as well as the infamous assassin Goodkat (Bruce Willis) and finds himself having to hatch his own ingenious plot to get them before they get him. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0425210/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Magnum Force 934 1973 Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"Undeniably Exciting and Stunningly Well Put Together." -Clive Hirschhorn, The Warner Bros. Story</i><br /><br /> Underworld figures are being murdered all over San Francisco. One by one, criminals who have eluded prosecution are getting the justice they deserve, justice you'd think Detective Harry Callahan might approve of with a tight-lipped smile. But if you think so, you've misjudged Harry - and so have the killers.<BR><BR> Written by future directors John Milius and Michael Cimino, this <I>Dirty Harry</I> sequel stars Clint Eastwood in his signature role of Callahan, here facing an unexpected kind of lawbreaker: one who carries a badge. Sharpshooting rookie motorcycle policemen have turned vigilante. Their real enemy is the system. But the system is what Harry is sworn to protect. And he does - with <I>Magnum Force</I>.
Man Apart, A 117 2003 Action; Drama <i>Non-stop explosive action!" -Mark S. Allen, KMAX-TV, Sacramento</i><br><br> When they took his love...they took his life. Now, he's out to get it back. Vin Diesel (<i>XXX, The Fast and the Furious</i>) explodes as volatile DEA agent Sean Vetter, a former LA gang member whose street smarts have made him the ideal undercover narcotics officer. Together with partner Demetrius Hicks (Larenz Tate, <i>Biker Boyz</i>), Vetter succeeds in taking down the Mexican cartel's top drug lord. A ruthless new trafficker named Diablo takes control of the cocaine empire. To signal his arrival, he orders a hit on Vetter. Though the agent narrowly escapes with his life, his beautiful wife (Jacqueline Obradors, TV's <i>NYPD Blue</i>) is killed in the crossfire. Vowing revenge, Vetter strikes a deal for information on the elusive Diablo and sets out to deliver his own harsh brand of street justice in this taut, action-packed thriller.
Man On Fire 978 2004 Action; Crime; Drama; Thriller Hard-drinking, burnt-out ex-CIA operative John Creasy (Denzel Washington) has given up on life--until his friend Rayburn (Oscar winner Christopher Walken) gets him a job as a bodyguard to nine-year-old Pita Ramos (Dakota Fanning). Bit by bit, Creasy begins to reclaim his soul, but when Pita is kidnapped, Creasy unleashes a firestorm of apocalyptic vengeance against everyone responsible.
Man Who Knew Too Little, The 662 1997 Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>The International intelligence community is about to get a lot less intelligent.</i><br /><br /> Wallace Ritchie, an American vacationer in London doesn't know that the bullets are real and the truth serum true. He thinks the intrigue erupting around him is part of an audience-participation theater event. Yet the world's fate depends on this gullible goofus who can't even spell CIA.<BR><br> Bill Murray is Ritchie, the niave spy who comes in very bold in The Man Who Knew Too Little. He can't believe how believable the make-believe is. But as Ritchie's funny experiences with a femme fatale, a corpse, highway pursuits (lesson #1: drive on the left), assassins and a bomb proove, variety isn't just the spice of life. It's just the life of spies.
Manchurian Candidate, The (2004) (Widescreen) 810 2004 Thriller <i>Everything Is Under Control</i><br><br> A powerful corporation may be using brainwashing techniques to get someone they want into the White House. A remake of the classic political thriller.
Manhunter 970 1986 Crime; Drama; Horror; Thriller <i>The Hannibal Lecter Series</i><br /><br /> Witness the birth of evil. This "eerie, very intense" (<i>New York</i>) thriller from writer-director Michael Mann (<i>Heat, The Insider</i> first introduced the world to the cunning, unforgettable serial killer named Hannibal. Joan Allen and Stephen Lang co-star in this "dark locomotive of a film" (<i>Los Angeles Times</i>) that promises to "keep viewers riveted" (<i>Time</i>)!<br><br> Former FBI profiler Will Graham (William Peterson, "CSI") reluctantly returns to his old job to track a horrific serial killer known as the "Tooth Fairy." But in order to get into the mind of this maniac, Graham must face another: Hannibal, the imprisoned psychiatrist whose own insanity almost Graham his life...and whose insights into the Tooth Fairy could prove as dangerous as the killer himself.
El Mariachi 1320 1993 Action; Crime; Thriller <i>The Sundance Film Festival winner from Director Robert Rodriguez!</i><br /><br /> All he wants is to be a Mariachi, like his father, his grandfather and his great grandfather before him. But the town he thinks will bring him luck brings him only a curse of deadly mistaken identity. Forced to trade his guitar for a gun, the mariachi is playing for his life in this critically-acclaimed film debut from director Robert Rodriguez.<br><br> Financed with earnings from a month-long stay in a research hospital, this astonishing action adventure was shot with no secodn takes, using borrowed equipment and a talented cast of unknowns. The riveting result is a wild bullet-dodging ride through a world of bandido violence, from the suspense of the opening shoot-out to the tragedy of the unexpected conclusion. WIth little more than a great story and a lot of heart, Rodriguez has craeted pure movie pleasure, setting new standards for independent filmmaking, and establishing himself as an unquestionable talent. "An enormously entertaining movie." (Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times)
Mars Attacks! 537 1996 Action; Comedy; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Nice Planet. We'll Take It!</i><br /><br /> SEE! Stars that shine across the galaxy. Jack Nicholson, Glenn Close, Annette Bening, Pierce Brosnan, Danny DeVito and a dozen more! SHRIEK! At mean, green invaders from the angry red planet! Armed with insta-fry ray guns, endowed with slimy, humungous brains-and enlivened with out-of-this-world bur state-of-the-art special effects. GASP! As the US legislature is overwhelmed. (Don't fear, we still have 2 out of 3 branches of the government working for us, and that ain't bad!) THRILL! As Earth fights back with an unexpected weapon. Take that, Martians!
The Matador 1049 2005 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller A globetrotting hitman and a crestfallen businessman meet in a hotel bar in Mexico City in an encounter that draws them together in a way neither expected.
Match Point 1149 2005 Drama; Romance; Thriller At a turning point in his life, a former tennis pro falls for a femme-fatal type who happens to be dating his friend and soon-to-be brother-in-law.
Matchstick Men 982 2003 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"Two thumbs way up."-Ebert & Roeper</i><br /><br /> If there's a sucker born every minute, these guys will work the delivery room. Meet Roy and Frank, con men who plan to flimflam a flimflammer out of big-time dough. They have a new partner to help them too: Roy's long-absent 14-year-old daughter, who has entered his life and is eager to learn the art of the con.<br><br> Just when you think you have it figured out you don't, during this acclaimed comedy thriller directed by Ridley Scott. Nicolas Cage is winningly quirky as Roy, genius at crime and basket case in life because he's an agoraphobe, a germaphobe and suddenly a <I>parent</I>. Sam Rockwell is wily Frank. And Alison Lohman plays the wild child at Roy's door. For fun, suspense and brain-busting twists, nothing's hotter than <I>Matchstick Men</I>.
Matrix, The 1 1999 Action; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Unfortunately, no one can be told what the Matrix is. You have to see it for yourself.</i><br><br> <b>Perception:</b> Our day-in, day-out world is real.<br> <br> <b>Reality:</b> That world is a hoax, an elaborate deception spun by all-powerful machines of artificial intelligence that control us.<br><br> Mind-warp stunts, Techno-slammin' visuals, Mega-kick action. Keanu Reeves and Laurence Fishburne lead the flight to free humankind in <I>The Matrix</I>, the see-and-see-again cyberthriller written and directed by the Wachowski brothers (Bound). The Story sears, the special effects stake out new moviemaking territory - the movie flat-out rocks.
Mean Creek 840 2004 Adventure; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>Beneath The Surface Everyone Has A Secret.</i><br><br> With wonderfully authentic performances from a talented cast including Rory Culkin (<i>Signs, You Can Count On Me</i>) and Trevor Morgan, first-time director Jacob Aaron Estes brings you a story of friendship, tolerance and forgiveness that Roger Ebert calls "extraordinary" and <i>Entertainment Weekly</i> says is "...a terrifically harrowing tale!"<bR><bR> Sam (Culkin) can't seem to forget the day as he was beaten at school by the class bully, George. His teenage brother Rocky (Morgan) won't let him forget, either. Together with his best friends, Rocky plans a little harmless revenge and a lesson in humility. But, when the plan turns suddenly tragic, the true lesson of consequence is one they must all learn themselves. Kenneth Turan of the <i>L.A. Times</i> says <i>Mean Creek</i> is "...a revelation... with echoes of <i>Deliverance</i> and ...<i>River's Edge.</i>"
Memento 18 2000 Crime; Drama; Mystery; Thriller <i>"A Masterpiece!" -Mike D'Angelo, Time Out</i><br><br> The revenge thriller gets an unforgettable new twist with <I>Memento</I>, an intricate crime story about a man with a damaged memory chasing a murderer whose identity he cannot possibly ever know for sure. Directed by Christopher Nolan, <I>Memento</I> has blown the minds of audiences around the world - by deftly forging a reality in which neither the lead character nor the audience knows who is pulling the strings… until everything that seemed true flips upside down.<Br><br> Leonard (Guy Pearce) suffers from a rare brain disorder - the inability to form any new memories. He can remember in detail everything that happened before his injury, but anyone he has met or anything he has done since that fateful night, simply vanishes.<Br><br> Who are his friends? Who are his enemies? What is the truth? In Leonard's world, the answers to these questions shift and change from second to second. And the more he tries to figure out what is true and real, the deeper he sinks into a multi-layered abyss of uncertainty and surprises.
Mercenary For Justice 1121 2006 Action; Drama; Thriller Soldier of fortune John Seeger (Steven Seagal) is the best in the business - the business of kicking ass! When you're a mercenary, there's always going to be casualties, but no job is too treacherous for Seeger, who's blackmailed into orchestrating an impossible prison break, leading a team of heavily-armed soldiers on a deadly mission to South Africa to rescue the son of a billionaire arms dealer. But, when Seeger finds out he's been double-crossed, it's payback time, and now, there's going to be hell to pay!
Meteor 274 1979 Sci-Fi <i>Brace Yourself For The Biggest Catastrophe The World Has Ever Seen!</i><br><br> Outer space can hardly contain all the stars who round out the extraordinary cast in this spellbinding thriller about a five-mile-wide meteor on a catastrophic collision course with earth. Natalie Wood and Oscar winners Sean Connery, Karl Malden, Martin Landau and Henry Fonda shine in this "thoroughly engrossing" (<I>The Hollywood Reporter</I>), sci-fi special effects spectacular that rockets across the screen like a speeding comet. <br><br> A brilliant scientist, Dr. Paul Bradley (Connery) is summoned to Washington by NASA chief Harold Sherwood (Malden), who informs him that a huge meteor will smash into earth in six days. The only chance to destroy the meteor is to work with the Soviets, revealing to them top secrets. But as the clock is ticking, fragments of the meteor split off and come crashing to earth, causing enormous damage. And as avalanches and tidal waves take a devastating toll, Bradley works against all odds to eliminate the greatest threat the world has ever known.
Metropolis 471 1927 Drama; Romance; Sci-Fi; Thriller It is the future, and humans are divided into two groups: the thinkers, who make plans (but don't know how anything works)...
Minority Report 957 2002 Action; Animation; Drama; Mystery; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>"Two thumbs way up! A masterpiece." - Ebert & Roper</i><br /><br /> Superstar Tom Cruise gives his "most potent action performance" (David Ansen, <I>Newsweek</I>) in director Steven Spielberg's <I>Minority Report.</I><br><br> For six years, Washington D.C. has been murder free thanks to astounding technology which identifies killers before they commit their crime. But when the chief of the Precrime Unit (Cruise) is himself accused of a future murder, he has just 36 hours to discover who set him up- or he'll fall victim to the "perfect" system he helped create. It's a mind-blowing action thriller that's such an achievement it "reminds us why we go to the movies in the first place" (Roger Ebert, <I>Chicago Sun-Times</i>).
Minus Man, The 1461 1999 Drama; Mystery; Thriller <i>When He's Around Nothing Adds Up.</i><br /><br /> When quiet and amiable Vann Siegert (Owen Wilson) drifts into town, no one suspects the evil that lies beneath the surface. Despite his easy charm, he is merely a reflection of what those who encounter him want him to be.<br><br> The more Vann tries to make a success of his new life, the stronger are the mysterious forces that pull him in a darker direction. When locals start to disappear, it becomes clear that an eerie subtraction is at work among the lost and lonely of this sleepy, seaside hamlet. People look toward Vann, but no one can quite put their finger on who he really is. Through it all, he carries on a surreal dialogue with imaginary detectives (Dwight Yoakam and Dennis Haysbert) who question his crimes and motives.<br><br> Janeane Garofalo, Brian Cox and Mercedes Ruehl also star in this unsettling and offbeat psychological thriller that looks into the mind of a serial killer.
Misery 1361 1990 Drama; Thriller; Horror <i>Paul Sheldon used to write for a living. Now he's writing to stay alive.</i><br /><br /> A "heart-stopping psychological thriller" (Joel Siegel), this Academy Award-winning film is "one of the best horror movies" (<I>Time</I>) ever. Adapted from a Stephen King novel by Oscar-winning screenwriter William Goldman (<I>All The President's Men</I>) and directed by Rob Reiner (<I>A Few Good Men</I>), this chiller starring Kathy Bates (<I>Titanic</I>) and James Cann (<I>The Godfather</I>) is "a Hitchcockian kind of cat-and-mouse" (<I>The New York Times</I>) game played between two cunning minds -- one as sharp as a tack and the other as blunt as a sledgehammer.<br><br> Novelist Paul Sheldon (Cann) doesn't remember the blinding blizzard that sent his car spinning off the road. Nor does he remember being nursed back from unconsciousness. All he remembers is waking up in the home of Annie Wilkes (Bates) -- a maniacal fan who is bent on keeping her favorite writer as her personal prisoner…for the rest of his 'cock-a-doodie' life!
Missing, The 958 2003 Thriller <i>"Ron Howard delivers a powerful film."-Steve Oldfield, FOX-TV</i><br /><br /> The Oscar-winning team of Ron Howard and Brian Grazer (<I>A Beautiful Mind</I> and <I>Apollo 13</I>) present a riveting, spine-tingling thriller destined to become a classic! Academy Award nominee Cate Blanchett (1998, <I>Elizabeth</I>, Best Actress in a Leading Role) is Maggie, a young plainswoman raising her daughters in the desolate wilderness of New Mexico. When daughter Lily (Evan Rachel Wood, <I>Thirteen</I>), is snatched by a dark-hooded phantom with shape-shifting powers, Maggie's long-estranged father, Oscar-winner Tommy Lee Jones (1993, <I>The Fugitive</I>, Best actor in a supporting role) appears suddenly, offering help. Though stunned by his return, Maggie knows she must swallow both hurt and pride if she is ever to see Lily again. Unaware of the frightening events that lurk in the distance, father and daughter set out to track the fiend that took Lily. But lying in wait is horror so unspeakable it will change them forever!
Mission Impossible 851 1996 Action; Adventure; Mystery; Thriller Tom Cruise stars as Ethan Hunt, a secret agent framed for the deaths of his espionage team. Fleeing from government assassins, breaking into the CIA's most impenetrable vault, clinging to the roof of a speeding bullet train, Hunt races like a burning fuse to stay one step ahead of his pursuers...and draw one step closer to discovering the shocking truth.
Mississippi Burning 736 1988 Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"A Startling History Lesson. A Chilling Detective Tale!" -Los Angeles Times</i><br><br> Starring two-time Oscar® winner Gene Hackman and Academy Award® nominee Willem Dafoe, <I>Mississippi Burning</I> "ranks as one of the most potent and insightful views of racial turmoil yet produced" (<I>Variety</I>). Nominated for six Oscars® and winner of an Academy Award® for Best Cinematography, this emotionally charged film vividly captures "a crucial chapter in American history" (<I>Time</I>)!<br><br> As three civil rights activist drive down a desolate stretch of highway, headlights ominously draw near. Telling each other to stay clam, they have no way of knowing that in minutes they will disappear into the night and spark one of the most explosive murder investigations in history. Enter straight-laced Ward (Dafoe) and deceptively easy-going Anderson (Hackman). Can these two philosophically opposed FBI agents overcome their differences and uncover the chilling mystery of a small Ku Klux Klan-ridden community before an entire town is torn apart by racism?
Monkey Shines 1302 1988 Horror; Sci-Fi <i>An Experiment In Fear</i><br /><br /> From writer / director George A. Romero, the man who unleashed Night Of The Living Dead, comes a “terrific psychological thriller” (L.A. Weekly) that delivers a disturbing message about messing with Mother Nature. Starring Jason Beghe (“Melrose Place”) and Janine Turner (“Northern Exposure”), this riveting tale is “a white-knuckle triumph [that doesn’t] let up” (Newsweek)!<br><br> Allan Mann (Beghe) is a bitter, angry and vengeful man ever since an accident left him paralyzed from the neck down. He’s fed up with himself and everyone around him. All that changes when he’s given Ella, a monkey trained to meet his every need. But when Ella begins anticipating Allan’s thoughts, strange and deadly things start happening. And as she stalks and wreaks havoc on Allan’s fair-weather girlfriend (Turner), incompetent doctor and meddling mother, Allan realizes he must stop the cunning maniacal creature...before she fully takes over his mind!
Mothman Prophecies, The (2) 1349 2001 Mystery; Sci-Fi; Thriller <b>Version 1</b><br />Resolution: 640 X 272<br /> Audio: MP3 / 127 Kbps<br /> Frame Rate: 23 Fps<br /> Video Codec: DivX MP4 Version 3<br /><b>Version 2</b><br />Resolution: 720 X 320<br /> Audio: MP3 96 Kbps<br /> Frame Rate: 25 Fps<br /> Video Codec: XviD<br /><br /> <i>Based On True Events</i><br /><br /> Based on true events that shook a small Virginia town, <i>The Mothman Prophecies</i> is a spine-tingling, supernatural thriller that will rattle your nerves and shake your beliefs, starring Richard Gere, Laura Linney and Debra Messing.
Mrs. Harris 1247 2005 Drama; Thriller Coming soon!
Munich 1097 2005 Crime; Drama; History; Thriller Based on the true story of the Black September aftermath, about the five men chosen to eliminate the ones responsible for that fateful day.
National Security 1354 2003 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>"Wild come brilliance!" -David Sheehan, CBS</i><br /><br /> When Martin Lawrence (<i>Bad Boys</i>) and Steve Zahn (<i>Daddy Day Care</i>) team up as security guards, no one's safe! <BR><BR> LAPD reject and major troublemaker Earl (Martin Lawrence) got L.A. cop Hank (Steve Zahn) kicked off the force for brutality. Now, these two guys who can't stand each other, are stuck working together as lowly security guards. And they're playing cops to bring down a smuggling ring-if they can stay alive and stay one step ahead of the real cops. <BR><BR> Co-starring Eric Roberts (<i>The Specialist</i>), <i>National Security</i> will take you on a wild ride with the most unlikely heroes ever to wear a badge.
Negotiator, The 1462 1998 Action; Crime; Drama; Mystery; Thriller <i>He Frees Hostages For A Living. Now He's Taking Hostages To Survive.</i><br /><br /> Maverick hostage negotiator Danny Roman (Samuel L. Jackson) is framed for embezzlement and murder. Newly married and unjustly faced with prison, Roman turns hostage-taker to smoke out the guilty ones. Squaring off against him is respected, methodical negotiator Chris Sabian (Kevin Spacey). Under siege and racing the clock, the two lock in a deadly battle of wits.
Net 2.0, The 1125 2005 Thriller <i>No money. No identity. No way out.</i><br><br> From one of the producers of the original mega hit <i>The Net</i>, this action-packed sequel stars Nikki DeLoach (TV's "North Shore") as Hope Cassidy, a beautiful computer expert who travels to Istanbul for the perfect job but instantly gets caught up in a high-tech frame job.<br><BR> The nonstop chase is on as Hope has to use her brains and beauty to steal back her name and unravel the mystery. Thanks to some help from a mysterious cab driver and a sexy flight attendant, she's able to uncover the shocking truth about what's happening to her. Can she take back her past before the bad guys wipe out her future? Or will she be caught...in the net?
Night Of The Living Dead 998 1968 Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller Dead bodies are returning to life and eating human flesh! A group of survivors seeks refuge in a farmhouse, hoping to protect themselves from the hordes of advancing zombies. Trapped and alone, they fight for their lives…hoping this horrible nightmare will come to an end. Who will survive the Night of the Living Dead?
No Way Out 900 1987 Drama; Mystery; Thriller A coverup and witchhunt occur after a politician accidentally kills his mistress.
Ocean's Eleven 19 2001 Comedy; Crime; Thriller The plan is set. The rules are clear. If all goes right for Danny Ocean's grifters, the payoff is $150 million. Divided by 11. You do the math.<br><br> The skill of Academy Award®-winning director Steven Soderbergh combines with enough starpower to light up the Las Vegas strip in this classy caper. George Clooney plays Danny, defying the odds in a split-second heist of three Vegas casinos - all owned by a magnate (Andy Garcia) who is dating Danny's ex-wife (Julia Roberts). A fixer (Brad Pitt), a pickpocket (Matt Damon), a blackjack dealer (Bernie Mac), a flimflammer (Carl Reiner) and others in well-defined roles are with Danny. Are you in or out?
Ocean's Twelve 820 2005 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller They're back. And then some. Twelve is the new eleven when Danny Ocean and pals return in a sequel to the cool caper that saw them pull off a $160-million heist. But $160 million doesn't go as far as it used to. Not with everyone spending like sailors on leave. Not with Vegas big-shot Terry Benedict out to recover his dough. And not with a mysterious someone stalking Danny and crew. It's time to pull off another stunner of a plan - or <i>plans</i>. With locations including Amsterdam, Paris and Rome, the direction of Steven Soderbergh and the original cast plus Catherine Zeta-Jones and others, <i>Twelve</i> is your lucky number.
Once Upon A Time In Mexico 1379 2003 Action; Crime; Thriller <i>"One non-stop thrill after another!" - Clay Smith, Access Hollywood</i><br /><br /> Leaping back into action, gun-slinging, guitar-toting hero "El Mariachi" is back in town in <I>Once Upon a Time in Mexico</I>, as director Robert Rodirguez delivers the epic final chapter of his pulp western trilogy. Starring Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Johnny Depp, Mickey Rourke, Eva Mendes, Enrique Iglesias and William Dafoe <I>Once Upon a Time In Mexico</I> is a full-frontal assault.
Open Water (Widescreen) 710 2004 Drama; Thriller <i>Based On True Events</i><br><br> In search of much needed relaxation, Susan and Daniel take a tropical island vacation. While scuba diving miles off the coast, the tour guide miscounts leaving them abandoned in the middle of the ocean. As the hours pass, the couple realizes they are not alone as a shark's fin breaks the surface water. Over the next 24 hours, the couple must fight to stay afloat and alive, surrounded by miles of ocean.<br>
Open Your Eyes 659 1997 Drama; Mystery; Romance; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>"A Terrific Psychological Thriller" -Jane Horwitz, Washington Post</i><br /><br /> In this steamy, intriguingly complex, psychological thriller the line between reality and fantasy is hopelessly blurred. Cesar tries to make sense of his life after a car crash leaves his once-handsome face grotesquely disfigured. After he is placed into a psychiatric penitentiary for a murder he doesn't remember committing, Cesar's only hope is to delve into the depths of his subconscious mind where the answer to ending his living nightmare lies in his dreams.
Order, The 1406 2003 Mystery; Thriller; Horror <i>There Is a Fate Worse Than Death</i><br /><br /> For centuries, a secret Order of priests has existed within the Church. A renegade priest, Father Alex Bernier (Heath Ledger), is sent to Rome to investigate the mysterious death of one of the Order's most revered members. Following a series of strangely similar killings, Bernier launches an investigation that forces him to confront unimaginable evil and the terrifying knowledge that there is a fate worse than death.
Others, The 120 2001 Horror; Thriller <i>Sooner Or Later They Will Find You.</i><br><br> Screen sensation Nicole Kidman (<I>Moulin Rouge, Eyes Wide Shut</I>) delivers an utterly unforgettable performance in this scary and stylish suspense thriller! While awaiting her husband's return from war, Grace (Kidman) and her two young children live an unusually isolated existence behind the locked doors and drawn curtains of a secluded island mansion. Then, after three mysterious servants arrive and it becomes chillingly clear that there is far more to this house than can be seen, Grace finds herself in a terrifying fight to save her children and keep her sanity! Acclaimed by critics everywhere, the unpredictable twists and turns of this compelling hit will keep you guessing as it keeps you riveted to the edge of your seat!
Out Of Time 1404 2003 Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"A first-rate absorbing thriller!" - Jeffrey Lyons, NBC-TV</i><br /><br /> Two-time Oscar winner Denzel Washington (<I>Training Day</I>) is "fantastic [in this] inventive, exciting and spellbinding thriller" (<i>The Movie Network</i>) co-starring Eva Mendes (<I>2 Fast 2 Furious</I>), Sanaa Lathan (<I>Blade</I>) and Dean Cain (<i>Lois and Clark"</i>!<Br><Br> In Banyan Key, a small Florida town surrounded by azure seas and sultry secrets, Chief of Police Matt Whitlock (Washington) finds himself caught in the eye of the storm... and about to get blown away. Investigating the murder of a woman he was secretly seeing, Matt races to uncover a murky trail of stolen money, drugs and deceit, all the while staying two steps ahead of his own detectives... because all the evidence points to him!
Pacifier, The 853 2005 Action; Comedy; Family; Thriller <i>This Navy S.E.A.L. Meets His Match.</i><br><br> Walt Disney Pictures presents action hero <b>Vin Diesel</b> (<i>XXX, The Fast and the Furious</i>) in a fast-paced comedy form the director of <i>Bringing Down the House</i>! Lt. Shane Wolfe (<b>Diesel</b>) is a tough-as-nails Navy S.E.A.L. who has controlled military operations in every corner of the globe. Now the ultimate test comes when he's assigned to protect the home front...as in a house loaded with five out-of-control kids! But even when he trades combat gear for diapers and juice boxes, it's not just a babysitting job...it's an adventure! Armed with hilarious laughs and tons of great bonus features, it's the perfect DVD for the whole family to enjoy!
Panic Room 94 2002 Thriller Trapped in their New York brownstone's panic room, newly divorced Meg Altman (Jodie Foster) and her daughter Sarah (Kristin Stewart) play a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with three intruders-Burnham (Forest Whitaker), Raoul (Dwight Yoakam) and Junior (Jared Leto)-during a brutal home invasion. But the room itself is the focal point because what the intruders really want is inside it.
Paparazzi 737 2004 Drama; Thriller <i>It's Time to Settle the Score</i><br><br> Action film superstar Bo Laramie (Cole Hauser) seems to have it all - beautiful wife, adoring son and a Malibu beach house. But his fame also makes him the target of story-seeking photographers who want to exploit his private life. Led by "superstar" photographer, Rex (Tom Sizemore), the paparazzi become increasingly relentless, until one night Bo and his family are blindsided and nearly killed by a quartet of sleazy shutterbugs. And when they continue to target his wife and child, the enraged superstar begins a rampage of vengeance.
Passenger 57 1405 1992 Action; Thriller <i>He's an ex-cop with a bad mouth, a bad attitude, and a bad seat. For the terrorists on flight 163, he's very bad news.</i><br /><br /> Air travel is safest, the FAA says. But the FAA never figures the risk with Charles Rane on board. "The Rane of Terror" has masterminded four terrorist attacks. Soon there will be a fifth--and that's bad news for passengers on Flight 163. But there's good news too: the man in seat 57!
Patriot Games 547 1992 Thriller <i>Not for honor. Not for country. For his wife and child.</i><br /><br /> Harrison Ford stars as Jack Ryan in this explosive thriller based on Tom Clancy's international best-seller. His days as an intelligence agent behind him, former CIA analyst Jack Ryan has traveled to London to vacation with his wife (Anne Archer, Fatal Attraction) and child (Thora Birch, All I Want For Christmas). Meeting his family outside of Buckingham Palace, Ryan is caught in the middle of a terrorist attack on Lord Holmes (James Fox, The Russia House), a member of the Royal Family. Ryan helps to thwart Holmes' assailants and becomes a local hero. But Ryan's courageous act marks him as a target in the sights of the terrorist (Sean Bean, Stormy Monday) whose brother he killed. Now Ryan must return to action for the most vital assignment of his life: to save his family. Costarring James Earl Jones (The Hunt For Red October).
Pelican Brief, The 991 1993 Thriller; Drama; Mystery <i>Two Supreme Court Justices have been assassinated. One lone law student has stumbled upon the truth. An investigative journalist wants her story. Everybody else wants her dead.</i><br /><br /> Two Supreme Court justices have been murdered and a lone law student (Roberts) turns her suspicions about the deaths into a speculative brief that sends shock waves into the highest levels of government. She and a determined investigative reporter (Washington) want to tell the world what they have uncovered if they live to tell it. The race is on and these two are more than runners. They're moving targets.
Perfect Storm, The 1412 2000 Adventure; Drama; Action; Thriller Atlantic swells form 100-foot walls. Wind shrieks at a maxed-out Force 12. In October 1991 three raging weather fronts -- one of them Hurricane Grace -- combine to form the greatest storm in recorded history.<BR><BR> George Clooney and Mark Wahlberg lead a talented cast in this harrowing special-effects adventure that intercuts the plight of seafarers struggling to reach safe harbor with the heroics of air/sea rescue crews. Directed by Wolfgang Petersen, <I>The Perfect Storm</I> tosses excitement your way in waves.
Perfect World, A 679 1993 Crime; Drama; Thriller Double Academy Award® winners Kevin Costner and Clint Eastwood confront each other from opposite sides of the law in <I>A Perfect World</I>, an acclaimed, multilayered manhunt saga (directed by Eastwood) that rumbles down Texas backroads toward a harrowing collision with fate.<br><br> Costner plays Butch Haynes, a hardened prison escapee on the lam with a young hostage (T.J. Lowther in a remarkable film debut) who sees in Butch the father figure he never had. Eastwood is wily Texas Ranger Red Garnett, leading deputies and a criminologist (Laura Dern) in a statewide pursuit. Red knows every road and pothole in the Panhandle. What's more, he knows the elusive Haynes - because their paths have crossed before.
Phantoms 1372 1998 Thriller; Horror; Drama <i>This Time, The Terror Comes From Below.</i><br /><br /> A heart-stopping, edge-of-your-seat thriller with a hot cast of rising stars, PHANTOMS is the latest from Master of Suspense, Dean Koontz. Five lone survivors in a devastated town must face the unthinkable: a ferocious force of evil…lying below the earth for centuries…has surfaced with the power to destroy every human being! Left behind are two sisters, the town sheriff, his deputy, and a noted tabloid journalist. You're in for a pulse-pounding experience as the survivors must race to stop this terrifying threat before it wipes mankind off the face of the earth!
Phone Booth 158 2002 Thriller <i>"A dynamite performance by Colin Farrell!" -David Sheehan, KCBS-TV</i><br><br> A single phone call can change a man's life... or possibly end it.<br><br> Colin Farrell delivers a captivating, off-the-hook performance as Stu Shepard, a self-centered New York City publicist who suddenly finds himself on the deadly end of a high-powered rifle scope. Now it's a real-time race against the clock as Stu must outwit a psychotic sniper in a frantic scramble from phone booth to freedom.
Pi 83 1997 Drama; Sci-Fi <i>faith in chaos</i><br><br> A brilliant mathematician teeters on the brink of insanity as he searches for an elusive numerical code in this critically acclaimed, sci-fi thriller!<br> Maximilian Cohen is on the verge of the most important discovery of his life. For the past ten years, he has been attempting to decode the numerical pattern beneath the ultimate system of ordered chaos--the stock market. As Max verges on a solution, chaos is swallowing the world around him. Pursued by an aggressive Wall Street firm set on financial domination and a Kaballah sect intent on unlocking the secrets behind their ancient holy texts, Max races to crack the code, hoping to defy the madness that looms before him. Instead, he uncovers a secret for which everyone is willing to kill.
Piranha 406 1978 Horror; Thriller <i>Lost River Lake was a thriving resort - until they discovered…</i><br><br> A school of piranha are heading downstream and eating everything in their way… just when you though it was safe to go back in the water! Produced by legendary producer-director Roger Corman, <I>Piranha</I> is the film that helped spawn the careers of Joe Dante (director), Jon Davison (producer), John Sayles (writer), Rob Bottin (special effects), and Chris Walas (effects). Starring Kevin McCarthy, Keenan Wynn, Bradford Dillman, and Heather Menzies, as well as long time Corman-faves Dick Miller, Barbara Steele, and Paul Bartel.
Piranha II 407 1981 Horror; Thriller <i>A new breed of terror</i><br><br> Club Elysium may seem like paradise, but just offshore a new breed of terror has been unleashed, and no one is safe from its savage, insatiable hunger. In the tradition of <i>Anaconda</i> comes a razor-sharp tale of mutant monsters from the deep, directed by James Cameron. <br><br> While investigating the mysterious death of a diver, scuba instructor Anne Kimbrough (Tricia O'Neil) makes a horrific discovery: Piranha-like fish, with wings that enable them to fly, are responsible. As the body count rises, Anne desperately tries to convince the resort's manager to call off the annual fish fry on the beach-but he's determined to give his guests the ultimate "feeding frenzy". Packed with suspense, amazing special effects, and featuring a heroic performance by Lance Henriksen, <i>Piranha II: The Spawning</i> will drench you in waves of cold, biting fear.
Pitch Black 61 1999 Action; Sci-Fi <i>This is an HD-DVD made for HD-DVD Blue-Laser Format players and features much better picture and sound than the current DVD technology.</i><br><br> It's evil vs. evil in an electrifying showdown that <I>USA Today</I> calls "the best excuse to root for the bad guy since Arnold in the original <I>Terminator</I>."<br><br> The daylight can burn you, but the darkness will kill you. From the mind of the writer of <I>The Fugitive</I> comes the pulse-pounding sci-fi thriller, <I>Pitch Black</I>. Experience the psychological terror when a group of marooned passengers must face a pack of terrifying creatures whose only weakness is the light. With little power and dwindling numbers, the doomed passengers turn to a vicious convict (Vin Diesel) with an appetite for destruction and eerie eyes that can guide them through the darkness.
Point Break 258 1991 Action; Thriller <i>100% Pure Adrenaline</i><br><br> Relentless action, breathtaking surf and sky-diving cinematography, and the multi-layered performances of Keanu Reeves and Patrick Swayze make <I>Point Break</I> a high-adrenaline, visually spectacular thriller.<br><br> Young FBI agent Johnny Utah (Keanu Reeves) goes undercover at the suggestion of his partner (Gary Busey) to learn if a group of wild surfers is actually a gang of bank robbers. He soon comes under the dangerous spell of the surfers' charismatic leader, Bodhi (Patrick Swayze), a mystical mastermind who'll do absolutely anything for a thrill - and expects his followers to do the same.
Poltergeist II 337 1986 Horror <i>They're Back</i><br><br> <b>Poltergeist II</b> <BR> The sinister supernatural forces return in this heart-pounding otherworldly thriller filled with "jolting, state-of-the-art special effects" (Leonard Maltin). The Freeling family (JoBeth Williams, Craig T. Nelson, Heather O'Rourke) settles into a new home following the annihilation of their former residence by terrifying visitors from the netherworld. But the spirits of the dead are still hell-bent on luring the family's clairvoyant daughter Carol Anne to "the other side"! <BR><BR>
Population 436 1197 2006 Horror; Thriller A census-taker (Sisto) is sent to investigate why a certain small town has had the same population -- 436 residents -- for the last 100 years.
Predator 625 1987 Action; Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller Arnold Schwarzenegger stars in this action-packed adventure story of fighting men pitted against an unseen enemy, a force more powerful than their fiercest weapons. Recruited by the CIA to rescue hostages held by guerrilla fighters in a Central American country, Schwarzenegger and his men encounter an enemy unimaginably more deadly than any on Earth--because the Predator is not of this Earth.
Predator 2 626 1990 Action; Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>"You'll barely have time to catch your breath!" -The Hollywood Reporter</i><br /><br /> This electrifying action sequel unleashes the deadly invisible <i>Predator</i> in another jungle-the urban jungle of Los Angeles. Danny Glover stars as a lieutenant who mistakenly concludes that mangled bodies found by the police are the work of feuding gangs. Instead, he finds himself confronting a savage alien who has come from a distant world to hunt humans for sport. Gary Busey and Ruben Blades co-star in this suspense-packed, high-tech thriller.
Primer 835 2004 Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>What happens if it actually works?</i><br><br> Everything you think you know about modern science is about to unravel.<bR><bR> While conducting experiments in a garage, two brilliant engineers who lead double lives accidentally discover that their project enables them to travel back in time. Each man's curiosity leads to experiments without the other's knowledge, some with serious consequences. In an "ingenious blend of sci-fi and mystery" (Steven Read, "Philadelphia Inquirer"), viewers are challenged to solve the puzzle that is PRIMER.
Proof 1019 2005 Thriller <i>Based On The Pulitzer Prize Winner</i><br><br> From the acclaimed director of <i>Shakespeare In Love, Proof</i> stars Oscar® winners Gwyneth Paltrow (Best Actress, <i>Shakespeare In Love</i>, 1998) and Anthony Hopkins (Best Actor, <i>The Silence Of The Lambs</i>, 1991), along with Hope Davis (<i>About Schmidt</i>) and Jake Gyllenhaal (<i>Jarhead</i>). It's a powerful story of a young woman haunted by her father's past and the shadow of her own future. Catherine (Paltrow) has devoted years to caring for her brilliant but mentally unstable father, Robert (Hopkins), a mathematical genius. But when his genius slips away, he leaves behind a mystery that affects her life...and her own sanity. Based on the Pulitzer Prize winning play.
Psycho 344 1960 Horror; Thriller Alfred Hitchock's masterpiece of the macabre stars Anthony Perkins as the troubled Norman Bates, whose "old dark house" and adjoining motel are not the place to spend a quiet evening. No one knows that better than Janet Leigh, the film's ill-fated heroine who is victimized in the now-notorious "shower scene."
Raging Sharks 1018 2004 Thriller <i>You can swim , but you can hide.</i><br><br> Oceania, an underwater seismic survey lab, picks up an unusual phenomenon from the ocean floor: a field of magnetic pulses that drive sharks into a frenzy. Dr. Mike Olsen, his wife Linda, and their crew monitor the incredible convergence of hundreds of sharks around the "energy field." It's unlike anything they've ever seen before...<br><Br> Soon after, divers on a repair mission from Oceania are viciously attacked by the raging sharks and all life-support cables leading to the lab become severed. The oxygen supply is critical and the shark attacks have compromised the stability of the structure. The lab is in danger of collapse!
Rambo First Blood 413 1982 War <i>He Never Fought A battle He Couldn't Win</i><br><br> Academy Award®-nominee Sylvester Stallone stars as war hero, ex-Green Beret John Rambo in the one that started it all! <i>First Blood</i> is an explosive action-thriller that will keep you on the edge of your seat until the final, powerful frame.<br>
Ravenous 1409 1999 Comedy; Horror; Thriller; Western <i>Survival is the only option!</i><br /><br /> It’s a recipe for nonstop action and excitement when the inhabitants of an isolated military outpost go up against a marauding band of cannibals in a deadly struggle for survival!<br> Guy Pearce (L.A. confidential), Robert Carlyle (Trainspotting) and David Arquette (Scream) must fight brutal elements of the Sierra Nevada wilderness – as well as their own murderous instincts – in the year’s most thrilling adventure, filled with “over-the-top energy, gore and style!” (Los Angeles Weekly)
Red Eye 1051 2005 Thriller <i>"A killer of a thriller." -- Bill Diehl, ABC Radio</i><br><br> Fear takes flight at 30,000 feet in this non-stop action thriller! An overnight flight to Miami quickly becomes a battle for survival when Lisa (Rachel McAdams) realizes her seatmate plans to use her as part of a chilling assassination plot. As the miles tick by, she's in a race against time to warn the potential victims before it's too late. Get ready for the non-stop, adrenaline-pumping thrill-ride that Peter Travers of <i>Rolling Stone</i> claims "will pin you to your seat."
Red Planet (2) 1401 2000 Action; Sci-Fi; Thriller <b>VERSION 1</b><br />Red.Planet.Version1.608x256.DivX3<br /><b>VERSION 2</b><br />Red.Planet.Version2.720x302.XviD<br /> <i>They Didn't Find Life On Mars. It Found Them.</i><br /><br /> In the mid-21st century, the nations of a dying Earth look starward for a solution and set out to colonize Mars. But something no one could have expected awaits. Houston, we have big trouble.<br><br> Val Kilmer, Carrie-Anne Moss and Tom Sizemore star in this taut adventure about humankind's first mission to the mysterious Red Planet. Also on the mission is the multifunctional robo-assistant AMEE. In one mode, she's as loyal as a puppy. But a malfunction has locked her into a far different mode. She's become a killing machine bent on destroying the crew. Yet that's not the end of the expedition's perils. Because Mars may be barren, but it's not uninhabited.
Red Rock West 1294 1993 Thriller <i>Where Nothing Is As It Seems.</i><br /><br /> The quirkiest thriller since <I>Blood Simple</I>, RED ROCK WEST stars Nicolas Cage, Dennis Hopper and Lara Flynn Boyle in an offbeat mystery about an average guy who is mistaken for a professional hitman. Dead tired and flat broke after driving 1,200 miles, Michael, an unemployed Texan (Cage), walks into a tavern in tiny Red Rock, Wyoming, and is immediately offered a job. There's just one problem: the owner thinks Michael is a hitman, and the "job" is murdering the owner's wife (Boyle). Just when Mike decides to take the money and run, the real hitman (Hopper) arrives, ready to do the job right. Full of playful twists and sexy turns, RED ROCK WEST is a perfectly plotted game of cat and mouse that will keep you guessing until the final, shocking shot.
Reign Of Fire 1413 2002 Action; Fantasy; Thriller <i>"Loads of Fun!" - The New York Times</i><br /><br /> Matthew McConaughey (<I>U-571</I>) and Christian Bale (<I>Shaft</I>) star in an explosive action-adventure with bone-chilling special effects that will have you glued to your seat!<Br><br> When a London tunneling project uncovers an unearthly fire-breathing beast from centuries of slumber, all hell breaks loose. Twelve-year old Quinn (Bale) sees his mother, one of the workers, die trying to escape this new terror. Twenty years later as a "fire chief," he tries to keep a group of refugees alive with fierce dragons dominating the air, burning the land, and shows up with a ragtag group of slayers on a perilous crusade to hunt down and destroy the beasts. Tempers flare when there is a struggle for leadership- until both men realize only one species is getting out of this alive.
Return Of The Dragon 374 1973 Action In this high-kicking martial arts thriller, a young man (Bruce Lee) is called to Rome to help a family friend whose restaurant is being targeted by local gangsters. Used to getting their own way, these ruthless men make the mistake of underestimating the young man's ingenuity. When they are unable to get rid of him, they call in an international martial arts champion (Chuck Norris), creating the ultimate clash of kung fu masters in the ancient city's majestic coliseum.
Return to Sender 802 2004 Drama; Thriller While fighting for a woman who sits on death row, a lawyer happens upon new information which brings into question the motives of a man associated with her client.
Revolver 1005 2005 Crime; Drama; Thriller Gambler Jack Green (Statham) enters into a game with potentially deadly consequences.
Ring Around The Rosie 1191 2005 Thriller <i>They All Fall Dead.</i><br /><br /> In this electrifying suspense thriller, your deepest fears become reality. Following her grandmother's last wish, Karen (Gina Philips, <i>Jeepers Creepers</i>) reluctantly travels to a remote, run-down mansion to sell the family estate where she grew up. Karen soon realizes that she's not alone at the property. Living in the shanty at the horse stables in Pierce (Tom Sizemore, <i>Heat</i>), an odd and mysterious caretaker. With every passing night as she rummages through the dusty house, Karen's fond memories of her childhood turn into nightmares. <BR><BR> Haunted, Karen feels relief when her sister arrives, but things only spiral out of control when Pierce becomes increasingly more violent. Suddenly both women find themselves trapped in a house that preys on their greatest fears. Karen has no choice but to face the horrible memory she thought she put behind her and walk the line between bad memories and deadly reality.
River King, The 1134 2005 Action; Drama; Thriller Abel Grey is sent to investigate the death of a boy from an exclusive local school, who is found floating in the river...
River's Edge 572 1986 Drama; Thriller <i>"The best and boldest American movie so far this year." -Rolling Stone</i><br /><br /> Based on the horrifying real-life murder of a young California girl, this "powerful portrait" (<I>Newsweek</I>) of deadly, disaffected teens stars Keanu Reeves (<I>The Matrix</I>), Crispin Glover (<I>Charlie's Angels: The Movie</I>), lone Skye Leitch (<I>One Night Stand</I>), Daniel Roebuck (<I>Final Destination</I>) and Dennis Hopper (<I>Ed TV</I>) in a tale that is "chilling to witness" (<I>The New York Times</I>).<br><br> On the bank of a river lies the naked body of a brutally murdered young girl. At the nearby high school, Samson (Roebuck), brags to Matt (Reeves) and his friends about how he killed her. Drunk and stoned, the doubting teens trudge to the river and discover that he isn't lying. And oddly, they decide to protect Samson behind a loyal wall of secrecy. Tormented with guilt, Matt questions their silence…and suddenly finds himself in a troubling position: should he do what he thinks is right, or should he keep quiet and live with this demon for the rest of his life?
Rollerball 84 2002 Action <i>"Turbo Charged! Body-Slamming Action!" -The Washington Post</i><br><br> From the director of <I>Die Hard</I> comes this high-octane thriller that "roars along at a … breakneck pace" (<I>Los Angeles Times</I>)! Starring Chris Klein (<I>American Pie</I>), Jean Reno (<I>Ronin</I>), LL Cool J (<I>Charlie's Angels</I>) and Rebecca Romijn-Stamos (<I>X-Men</I>), <I>Rollerball</I> goes full-throttle with excitement from its death-defying opening until its explosive end!<br><br> Jonathan Cross (Klein) is the newest recruit in the most extreme sport of all time - where his fast moves and killer looks make him an instant superstar. But Cross' life in the fast lane collides with reality when he learns that the leagues owner (Reno) is orchestrating serious on-court "accidents" to boost ratings. Now Cross plans to take down the owner and his ruthless sport… before the game puts an end to him.
Rollerball 159 2002 Action <i>"Turbo Charged! Body-Slamming Action!" -The Washington Post</i><br><br> From the director of <I>Die Hard</I> comes this high-octane thriller that "roars along at a … breakneck pace" (<I>Los Angeles Times</I>)! Starring Chris Klein (<I>American Pie</I>), Jean Reno (<I>Ronin</I>), LL Cool J (<I>Charlie's Angels</I>) and Rebecca Romijn-Stamos (<I>X-Men</I>), <I>Rollerball</I> goes full-throttle with excitement from its death-defying opening until its explosive end!<br><br> Jonathan Cross (Klein) is the newest recruit in the most extreme sport of all time - where his fast moves and killer looks make him an instant superstar. But Cross' life in the fast lane collides with reality when he learns that the leagues owner (Reno) is orchestrating serious on-court "accidents" to boost ratings. Now Cross plans to take down the owner and his ruthless sport… before the game puts an end to him.
Rollerball 525 1975 Sci-Fi; Thriller The year is 2018. There are no wars. There is no crime. There is only….the Game. In a world where ruthless corporations reign supreme, this vicious and barbaric "sport" is the only outlet for the pent-up anger and frusterations of the masses. Tuned to their televisions, the people watch "Rollerball": a brutal mutation of football, motocross and hockey. Jonathon E. is the champion player- a man to talented for his own good. The Corporation has taken away the woman Jonathon loves but they can't take away his soul- even if the diabolical corporate head tells him he better retire…. or suffer the old-fashioned way. With its surrealistic imagery and tense action sequences, Rollerball grips you by the heart- and never lets you go!
Ronin 891 1998 Action; Crime; Thriller In a world where loyalties are easily abandoned and allegiances can be bought, a new and deadlier terrorist threat has emerged - free agent killers!<br><br> The Cold War may be over, but a new world order keeps a group of covert mercenaries employed by the highest bidder. These operatives, known as "Ronin," are assembled in France by a mysterious client for a seemingly routine mission: steal a top-secret briefcase. But the simple task soon proves explosive as other underworld organizations vie for the same prize…and to get the job done, the members of Ronin must do something they've never done before - trust each other!
Room 6 1271 2006 Horror; Thriller <i>Some doors should never be opened...</i><br /><br /> Christine Taylor (<i>Dodgeball</i>, <i>Zoolander</i> and <i>The Craft</i>) stars as Amy, a young schoolteacher with a lifelong fear of hospitals. But when her boyfriend is injured in a car crash and taken to a hospital that no longer exists, Amy and a concerned stranger (Jerry O'Connell of <i>Crossing Jordan</i> and <i>Scream 2</i>) enter a nightmare where demons walk among us, hallucinations run rampant, and sultry nurses engage in lesbian blood rites. What is the shocking secret of 'St. Rosemary's'? Why does Amy dread these cursed halls of healing? And what final soul-ripping horror lies waiting behind the door of <i>Room 6</i>?<BR><BR> Shane Brolley (<I>Underworld</i>), Chloe Moretz (<i>The Amityville Horror</i>), Ellie Cornell (<i>Halloween 5</i>) and Kane Hodder (<i>Jason X</i>) co-star in this graphic shocker from the producers of <i>Free Enterprise</i>, <i>House Of The Dead</i> and <i>All Soul's Day</i>.
Rules Of Attraction, The 482 2002 Comedy; Drama; Romance; Thriller <i>From the corrupt minds that brought you Pulp Fiction and American Psycho</i><br /><br /> Forget everything you thought you knew about higher education. Academy Award-winning writer/director Roger Avary masterfully takes you back to school and drops you in the middle of the drugged-out, sexed-up lives of some of Camden College's most disaffected students. Meet Sean Bateman (James Van Der Beek), a womanizing drug dealer whose quest for connection brings him face to face with Lauren (Shannyn Sossamon), a sensitive virgin looking for love but saving herself for the much sought-after Victor (Kip Pardue). All the while, Paul Denton (Ian Somerhalder) wants to make a connection of his own...with Sean. Based on the best-selling novel by Bret Easton Ellis' darkly funny satire of life, love and the pursuit of social debauchery.
Running Man, The 615 1987 Action; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>A game nobody survives. But Schwarzenegger has yet to play.</i><br /><br /> The year is 2019. Television is now ruling people's lives. The most popular "audience participation" game show is "The Running Man" - where convicts can win pardons instead of parting gifts by defeating murderous henchmen known as stalkers. The stalkers haven't had much of a challenge lately…until Ben Richards (Schwarzenegger) comes along.
Running Scared 1198 2006 Action; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"Running Scared goes so far over the top...I am in awe." -Roger Ebert</i><br /><br /> Slick, fast-paced and brutally shocking, this gritty actioner will jolt your senses like nothing else you've ever experienced. <bR><Br> Struggling mob hand Joey Gazelle (Paul Walker) finds his life turned inside-out when a "hot" weapon he's in charge of concealing goes missing. With two mafia families and a team of crooked cops watching his every move, Joey sets out on a chilling, bloody pursuit, maneuvering his way through a horrific web of creeps and criminals, praying he can retrieve the gun and make it home to his family - alive.
Rush Hour 452 1998 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller Two cops team up to get back a kidnapped daughter.
Rush Hour 2 453 2001 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Thriller Carter and Lee head to Hong Kong for vacation, but become embroiled in a counterfeit money scam.
Russian Specialist, The 1093 2005 Action <i>They Took His Family. Now He's Out For Revenge.</i><br><br> Action superstar Dolph Lundgren (<i>Rocky IV, Universal Soldier</i>) directs and stars in <i>The Russian Specialist</i>, an explosive and fast-paced action-thriller. <BR><Br> Lundgren plays Nick Cherenko, a former Special Forces soldier forced to leave his home in Russia and escape to Los Angeles when ruthless gangsters kill his wife and son. Living a simple life as an auto mechanic, Nick is offered a hefty reward to go back to Russia to retrieve a wealthy woman's kidnapped daughter. Nick is not interested, until he finds out that the kidnapper is the same mob boss who killed his family.
Salvador 1368 1985 Drama; Thriller; War <i>"It broils, snaps and explodes with energy." -Los Angeles Times</i><br /><br /> Nominated for two Oscars®, this "gripping" (<I>Newsweek</I>), semi-biographical account of photojournalist Richard Boyle's tumultuous experiences in war-torn El Salvador "has a power you can feel" (<I>The Hollywood Reporter</I>)! James Woods gives his "fullest, most humane, most emotional performance" (<I>New York Magazine</I>) to date in this "gritty, harrowing and bold thriller" (Gannett Newspapers</I>).<Br><Br> It's 1980. Young men, women and children are being brutally killed in a bloody civil war in El Salvador. It's a horrific setting… but a perfect one for Richard Boyle, a sleazy war photojournalist whose career needs a jumpstart. Armed with his camera, Boyle joins the front lines in an attempt to capture atrocious-but-valuable images of the pain and horror. But with each picture he takes, he catches a tragic side of humanity that ignites his long-buried compassion. And he unexpectedly discovers something that will change him forever: his soul.
Salvage 1256 2006 Horror; Thriller College student Claire Parker is stalked and killed by a serial murderer. Awaking alive and well, she...
Saturn 3 636 1979 Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Trapped between unnatural love and inhuman desire</i><br /><br /> From director Stanley Donen (Seven Brides For Seven Brothers, Blame It On Rio) with music by Elmer Bernstein comes this classic sci-fi thriller starring Farrah Fawcett, Kirk Douglas and Harvey Keitel.<br> Adam (Douglas) and Alex (Fawcett) are scientists seeking new forms of food deep beneath the surface of Saturn’s moon Titan. Their laboratory is a space-age Eden and their life is idyllic until the arrival of Captain James (Keitel), a murderous psychopath, and his “helper” robot Hector. As Saturn goes into eclipse and cuts the station off from the rest of the universe, Captain James and Hector terrorize Adam and Alex. When the homicidal robot turns on its creator, James is torn apart trying to disassemble it and the scientists are forced to battle it out for themselves. With hector plugged into the station’s control system, Adam and Alex must attempt to destroy everything they have built in order to save themselves.
Scary Movie 3 534 2003 Comedy <i>Great Trilogies Come In Threes.</i><br /><br /> 3 times the laughs! 3 times the horror! 3 times the stars! Charlie Sheen (<I>Two And a Half Men</I>), Anna Faris (<I>Scary Movie 1 & 2</I>), Eddie Griffin (<I>My Baby's Daddy</I>), Queen Latifah (<I>Chicago</I>), Regina Hall (<I>Scary Movie 1 & 2</I>) and Denise Richards (<I>Undercover Brother</I>) take <I>Scary Movie 3</I> to unprecedented levels of hysterically twisted comedy. With the help of nonstop celebrity cameos - including Pamela Anderson, Jenny McCarthy, George Carlin, Leslie Nielsen and a who's who of rap artists - thrillers, blockbusters and pop culture get their best goosing yet. A news anchorwoman (Faris) investigates a killer videotape that's making its way around town, digs into a mysterious crop circle on an ex-priest's farm and falls in love with a wannabe white rapper! Rapid-fire jokes and funny-bone-chilling suspense are sure signs this outrageous comedy will have you laughing your head off.
Score, The 950 2001 Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"…An Ingenious Suspense Caper." -Gene Shalit, Today</i><br /><br /> Three generations of acclaimed actors team up in <I>The Score</I>, an intriguing crime thriller that marks the first time that legendary Oscar®-winners Robert De Niro and Marlon Brando have shared the screen. Also starring Oscar®-nominee Edward Norton, <I>The Score</I> wowed critics and audiences alike.<br><br> When expert safecracker Nick Wells (DeNiro) decides it might be time to settle down with his girlfriend Diane (Oscar®-nominee Angela Bassett) and stick to his legitimate business, running a jazz nightclub in Montreal, his friend and partner Max (Brando) has other plans. Heavily in debt to a crime boss, Max needs Nick to pull one last heist: help novice thief Jack Teller (Norton) steal a scepter worth $30 million form the House of Customs. Tempted by the $6 million payday, Nick reluctantly agrees to do the job. But what starts out as a safe bet turns into a high risk gamble when a clash of egos threatens to bring them all down.<br><br> Featuring performances by jazz greats Cassandra Wilson and Mose Allison, <I>The Score</I> is one of the smartest, most entertaining crime capers ever filmed, with surprises at every turn.
Second In Command 1199 2006 Action; Thriller <i>It's Time To Take Charge!</i><br /><br /> He's a former Navy S.E.A.L. with the combat experience to protect U.S. interests anywhere. But the day he arrives at his new post in a turbulent Eastern European nation, Commander Sam Keenan is thrust into a bloody and chaotic scene: Heavily-armed rebels have ransacked the capital city, killed the U.S. Ambassador and are threatening to overthrow a new President and his fragile democracy. Keenan quickly secures the U.S. Embassy and gives the President shelter. But with help form U.S. forces hours away and violent insurgents closing in, Keenan must find a way t crush the rebellion...before the Embassy goes down in flames.<br><br> Martial arts legend Jean-Claude Van Damme stars in this pulse-pounding thriller that's packed with explosive fight sequences, edge-of-your-seat suspense and nonstop action!
Seven 119 1995 Thriller <i>A Two-Disc Set</i><br><br> From director David Fincher (<I>Fight Club</I>) comes the psychological thriller about two detectives on the trail of "John Doe," a serial killer who chooses his victims according to the seven deadly sins.
Shadow Man 1234 2006 Action <i>Either You're With Him...Or You're Dead.</i><br /><br /> Steven Seagal stars in this pulse-pounding thriller about an ex-C.I.A operative who must unravel a lethal web of international espionage to save his daughter and stop a deadly virus from falling into enemy hands.<br><BR> When rogue operatives within the C.I.A. smuggle a lethal virus out of the U.S. and use ex-intelligence officer Jack Foster (Seagal) as their courier, they have no idea the fury that they’re about to unleash! Unaware of the plot he’s involved in, Jack takes his daughter on a trip to Europe, where she’s kidnapped by a mysterious foreign agent.<br><BR> Now to save her and take down her kidnappers, Jack must blast his way into the shadowy world of international espionage, where enemies lurk at every corner and friends can turn on you in an instant!
Shadowboxer 1489 2005 Drama; Thriller; Crime When Rose, a female assassin, is diagnosed with terminal cancer; she decides to carry out one final killing, assisted by lover and also stepson, Mickey. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0396857/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Shining, The 1358 1980 Horror; Thriller Think of the greatest terror imaginable. Is it a monstrous alien? A lethal epidemic? Or, as in this harrowing masterpiece from Stanley Kubrick, is it fear of murder by someone who should love and protect you - a member of your own family? <br><br> From a script he co-adapted from the Stephen King novel, Kubrick melds vivid performances, menacing setting, dreamlike tracking shots and shock after shock into a milestone of the macabre. In a signature role, Jack Nicholson plays Jack Torrance, who's come to the elegant, isolated Overlook Hotel as off-season caretaker with his wife and son. Torrance has never been there before - or has he? The answer lies in a ghostly time warp of madness and murder.
Signs (2) 1427 2002 Drama; Mystery; Sci-Fi; Thriller <b>Version 1</b><br />Signs.Version1.576x304.XviD<br /> <b>Version 2</b><br /> Signs.Version2.512x384.DivX<br /> <i>It's Happening.</i><br /><br /> From M. Night Shyamalan, the writer/director of <I>The Sixth Sense</I> and <I>Unbreakable</I>, comes the story of the Hess family in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. One morning they wake up to find a 500- foot crop circle in their backyard.<Br><Br> Graham Hess (Mel Gibson) and his family are told extraterrestrials are responsible for the sign in their field. They watch the news as crop circles are soon found all over the world.<Br><br> <I>Signs</I> is an emotional story of one farm as they encounter the possibility the world is being invaded.<Br><Br> "It's easy for a filmmaker to blow up the world - but what Shyamalan does is much riskier. He tries to blow our minds. I was engaged by every inch of <I>Signs</I>." -Richard Roeper, <I>Ebert & Roeper</I>
Silence Of The Lambs, The 47 1991 Crime; Thriller <i>"A Knockout! The Most Exciting Thriller In Years!" -The New York Times</i><br><br> Anthony Hopkins and Jodie Foster deliver sensational Oscar®-winning performances in this "shockingly powerful thriller" (<I>New York</I> Magazine). "Stunning" (<I>Los Angeles Times</I>) and "spellbinding" (<I>The Hollywood Reporter</I>), this terrifying masterpiece garnered five Academy Awards®, including Best Director and the coveted Best Picture.<br><br> A vicious psychopath is murdering women throughout the Midwest. Believing it takes one to know one, the F.B.I. Sends agent Clarice Starling (Foster) to interview a prisoner who may provide clues to the killer's actions. That prisoner is Hannibal Lecter (Hopkins), a brilliant, demented cannibal who agrees to help Starling only if she'll feed his morbid curiosity with details of her own complicated life. But as their relationship develops, Starling is forced to confront not only her own hidden demons… but also an evil so powerful that she may not have the courage - or strength - to stop it!
Silent Hill 1468 2006 Drama; Fantasy; Horror; Mystery; Thriller <i>Once You Enter Silent Hill There Is No Turning Back</i><br /><br /> Based on the best-selling horror action game, <i>Silent Hill</i> stars Radha Mitchell (<i>Man on Fire</i>) as Rose, a desperate mother who takes her adopted daughter, Sharon, to the town of Silent Hill in an attempt to cure her of her ailment. After a violent car crash, Sharon disappears and Rose begins her desperate search to get her back. She descends into a fog of smoldering ash and into the center of the twisted reality of a town's terrible secret. Pursued by grotesquely deformed creatures and a townspeople stuck in permanent purgatory, Rose begins to uncover the truth behind the apocalyptic disaster that burned the town 30 years back. <br><BR> Dare to step inside the horrific town of <i>Silent Hill</i>, where darkness preys on every soul and Hell's creations await around every corner. But know that once you enter...there is no turning back.
Silver City 880 2004 Comedy; Drama; Mystery; Thriller Grammatically challenged, "user friendly" gubernatorial candidate Dicky Pilager has just launched a rosy campaign for the citizens of the New West. But things take an unexpected turn when the taping of an environmental political ad ends up with Pilager reeling in a corpse. Enter his ferocious campaign manager, Chuck Raven who hires idealistic journalist turned rumpled private detective Danny O'Brien to investigate potential links between the corpse and the Pilager family's enemies. In the tradition of the great films noir, Danny's investigation pulls him deeper and deeper into a complex web of influence and corruption, involving high stakes lobbyists, media conglomerates, environmental plunderers, and undocumented migrant workers.
Sin City 823 2005 Action; Crime; Drama; Thriller An amazing cast of big-screen favorites is directed by Robert Rodriguez (<i>Desperado, From Dusk Till Dawn</i>), Frank Miller - and special guest director Quentin Tarantino (<i>Kill Bill 1 & 2, Pulp Fiction</i>) - in an acclaimed and visually stunning hit that's the coolest movie of the year! Straight from the pages of Miller's hip series of <i>Sin City</i> graphic novels, Bruce Willis stars as a cop with a bum ticker and a vow to protect a sexy stripper (Jessica Alba - <i>Fantastic Four</i>); Mickey Rourke (<i>Man on Fire</i>) as an outcast misanthrope on a mission to avenge the death of his one true love (Jaime King - <i>Pearl Harbor</i>); and Clive Owen (<I>King Arthur</I>) as Dwight, the clandestine love of Shellie (Brittany Murphy - <i>Little Black Book</i>), who spends his night defending Gail (Rosario Dawson - <i>The Devil's Rejects</i>) and her Old Town girls (Devon Aoki and Alexis Bledel) from a tough guy (Benicio Del Toro - <i>21 Grams</i>) with a penchant for violence. Also starring Elijah Wood, Nick Stahl, Michael Madsen, Carla Gugino and Michael Clarke Duncan.
Sixth Sense, The 1420 1999 Drama; Mystery; Thriller <i>The #1 Thriller Of All Time!</i><br /><br /> Hollywood superstar Bruce Willis (<I>Armageddon, The Siege</I>) brings a powerful presence to an edge-of-your-seat supernatural thriller that critics are calling one of the year's best movies! When Dr. Malcolm Crowe (Willis), a distinguished child psychologist, meets Cole Sear (Haley Joel Osment - <I>Forrest Gump</I>)…a frightened, confused eight-year-old …Dr. Crowe is completely unprepared to learn the truth of what haunts young Cole. With a riveting intensity you'll find thoroughly chilling and utterly unforgettable, this discovery of Cole's incredible 6th sense leads them both to mysterious and unforeseeable consequences!
Sky Captain And The World Of Tomorrow 751 2004 Action; Adventure; Mystery; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>The World Will Tremble</i><br><br> If the world is in trouble and there's no one else to turn to, it's Sky Captain to the rescue!<br><br> When mysterious giant robots begin attacking the streets of New York City, intrepid reporter Polly Perkins (Academy Award-winner Gwyneth Paltrow) is on the story and enlists the aid of ace aviator and old flame Joseph "Sky Captain" Sullivan (Academy nominee Jude Law). Their mission is to find out who's behind these killing machines and stop a plot to destroy the world before it's too late.<br><br> Co-starring Academy Award-winner Angelina Jolie as the ravishing Captain Franky Cook and Giovanni Ribisi as the technical genius Dex, <i>Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow</i> features innovative state of the art special effects that will thrill and amaze you right through to the action-packed finale.
Sleepers 592 1996 Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>Four friends have made a mistake that will change their lives forever.</i><br /><br /> The judicial system is supposed to protect them. But when a youthful prank in New York's Hell's Kitchen spins out of control, the punishment doesn't fit the crime. Sentenced to the Wilkinson School for Boys, four pals are mistreated at will by a cadre of sadistic guards. Now, 15 years later, they have an unexpected opportunity to use that system-for revenge. Friendship. Loyalty. Retribution. From its telltale opening lines to its stunning courtroom climax, Sleepers is spellbinding entertainment. With a vengeance.
Sleepy Hollow 21 1999 Fantasy; Horror; Thriller <i>"…An American classic." -Joel Siegel, Good Morning America</i><br><br> Master storyteller Tim Burton (<I>Batman, Edward Scissorhands</I>) weaves an eerie, enchanting version of this classic tale of horror. Johnny Depp is Ichabod Crane, an eccentric investigator determined to stop the murderous Headless Horseman. Christina Ricci is Katrina Van Tassel, the beautiful and mysterious girl with secret ties to the supernatural terror.
Sliver 444 1993 Thriller Sliver Heights has everything a girl could want. Panoramic views of the city, a fully functional gym...
Sneakers 248 1992 Crime; Thriller <i>We could tell you what it's all about.<BR> But then, of course, we would have to kill you.</i><br><br> Computer expert Martin Bishop (Robert Redford) heads a team of renegade hackers - including a former CIA employee (Sindey Poitier), a gadgets wizard (Dan Aykroyd), a young genius (River Phoenix) and a blind soundman (David Strathairn) - who are routinely hired to test security systems. Bishop's past comes back to haunt him when government agents blackmail the "sneakers" into carrying out a covert operation: tracking down an elusive black box. Along with his former girlfriend (Mary McDonnell), Bishop's team retrieves the box and makes a stunning discovery - the device can break into any computer system in the world. With factions from all sides willing to kill for the powerful box, Bishop and his team embark on their most dangerous assignment ever in this exhilarating high-tech caper from director Phil Alden Robinson.
Sniper 2 228 2002 Action; War <i>Their mission required one good shot...and two people crazy enough to pull it off.</i><br><br> Tom Berenger (<i>Training Day, The Big Chill</i>) and Bokeem Woodbine (<i>The Big Hit, The Rock</i>) star with Dan Butler, Linden Ashby and Erika Marozsan in the action-packed sequel to one of the most intense and explosive action thrillers of all time! <bR><bR> Sergeant Thomas Beckett (Berenger) is back-and this time he's teamed up with a death row inmate named B.J. Cole (Woodbine) on a suicide mission to the Balkans. Their target: a rogue general accused of running a stealth operation of hit-and-run ethnic cleansing missions in an area known as "no mans land". But when Beckett discovers that the government is using him as a pawn in a bigger mission, the body count grows and bullets really start to fly!
Sorry, Haters 1280 2005 Drama; Thriller <i>Has The Dust Really Settled?</i><br /><br /> <i>Sorry, Haters</i> is an intense thriller about anger and retribution so timely that it could be too close for comfort. When Manhattan cab driver Ashade (Asdellatiff Kechiche) opens his taxi's door to Phoebe (Robin Wright Penn), a mysterious, well-heeled professional, he has no idea what he's in for. Phoebe offers to help exonerate Ashade's wrongly imprisoned brother, yet reveals her own perverse set of demands... and shocking secrets. Featuring stunning performances by an internationally renown cast including Sandra Oh and Elodie Bouchez, <i>Sorry, Haters</i> is a searing portrait of lives in reverse.
Sound Of Thunder, A 1001 2005 Sci-Fi; Thriller In the year 2055, a technology has been invented that enables people to go back in time to hunt dinosaurs. When one such expedition to the Prehistoric past unwittingly makes a fatal mistake it dramatically impacts the course of evolution, setting off waves of destruction that ripple toward the modern world and unleashing an army of fearsome creatures that never should have existed. Two scientists race against time to fix the catastrophic error while their world collapses around them and every minute brings the human race closer to extinction.
Species 1443 1995 Drama; Thriller; Action; Sci-Fi; Horror <i>Men Can't Resist Her. Mankind May Not Survive Her.</i><br /><br /> Charged with pulse-pounding suspense, ingenious special effects from Academy Award winner Richard Edlund and a first-rate cast including Oscar winner Ben Kingsley, Michael Madsen, Alfred Molina, Forest Whitaker, Marg Helgenberger and Natasha Henstridge, <i>Species</i> is an adrenaline-charged thrill-ride you'll never forget! <BR><Br> When a beautiful human-alien hybrid (Henstridge) escapes from observation, scientist Xavier Fitch (Kingsley) dispatches a crew of experts to find her before she is able to fulfill her horrific purpose: to mate with unsuspecting men and produce offspring that could destroy mankind. As her deadly biological clock ticks rapidly, Fitch and his team are hurled into a desperate battle in which the fate of humanity itself hangs in the balance!
Species II 1444 1998 Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller Having just returned from a mission to Mars, Commander Ross isn't exactly himself. He's slowly becoming a terrifying alien entity with a one-track mind--to procreate with human women!<br> When countless women suffer gruesome deaths after bearing half-alien offspring, scientist Laura Baker and hired assassin Press Lennox use Eve, a more tempered alien clone , to find Ross and his virulent brood. But they underestimate Eve's maternal drive, and before long she escapes to mate with Ross in order to create a purer and unstoppable race that could spell doom for mankind.<br> As time is running out, the ultimate battle of human brain over alien takes place in a chilling climax that puts Darwin's theory to the ultimate test...and only the strongest species will survive.
Species III 1445 2004 Sci-Fi; Horror; Thriller <i>Beauty is only skin deep.</i><br /><br /> Mankind's number is up in this thrilling third installment of the <i>Species</i> franchise! Featuring eye-popping special effects, knuckle-whitening suspense and the dazzling performance of sexy newcomer Sunny Mabrey, this riveting film is the most jarring, action-packed chapter in the sci-fi series yet!<br><br> In the ongoing fight for supremacy between mankind and human-alien hybrids, a fatal hybrid weakness has given humans the advantage. Until now, when Sara (Mabrey), the daughter of Eve (Natasha Henstridge), is born, she develops into the most genetically perfect alien form yet! Seeking to repopulate Earth with her kind, this dangerously beautiful femme fatale heeds an overwhelming drive to mate...while a crack military team trails her in an attempt to end the war between the two species forever!
Spider-Man 2 752 2004 Action; Fantasy; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i><font color="red">This is a UMD title that is currently only playable on the Sony PSP portable system.</font></i><br><br> Peter Parker (<b>Toby Maguire</b>) gives up his crime-fighting identity of Spider-Man in a desperate attempt to return to ordinary life and keep the love of MJ (<b>Kirsten Dunst</b>). But a ruthless, terrifying new villain, the multi-tentacled Doc Ock, forces Peter to swing back into action to save everything he holds dear.
Spy Game 942 2001 Action; Drama; Thriller <i>"Heart Pounding!" -Joel Siegel, Good Morning America</i><br /><br /> Superstar Brad Pitt teams with Academy Award®-winner Robert Redford in this pulse-pounding action thrill ride. When a top-secret, unauthorized mission goes bad, CIA agent Tom Bishop (Pitt) is captured -- and sentenced to die. With just 24 hours to get him out alive, Bishop's boss Nathan Muir (Redford) must battle enemies abroad and the system inside the CIA to save his friend. Now, the clock is ticking and the race is on… as the deadliest game of all explodes into the spectacular, adrenaline-fueled thriller that <I>ABC Radio</I> says "Sizzles with suspense!"
State Property 2 842 2005 Action; Thriller <i>This Time, Everything Is On The Line.</i><br><br> Philly gangsta Beans (Beanie Sigel) is back and badder than ever in this sizzling-hot sequel to the smash hit, <i>State Property</i>. In <i>State Property 2</i>, Beans is stuck doing hard time in the State Penitentiary while his loyal crew, ABM, tries to do business without him. He teams up with fellow con Pollo Loco (N.O.R.E.) and when they reclaim their crews and hit the street, all hell breaks loose! Friends become enemies and enemies become dead in this action-packed mystery...with a final twist that will blow your mind! And with hilarious performances by Ol' Dirty Bastard, Cam'ron and Omarah, the laughs fly by as fast as the bullets.
Stay 1133 2006 Drama; Horror; Thriller <i>You Can't Stay Between The Living And The Dead.</i><br /><br /> A suicidal college student and his doctor enter a twisted world of supernatural horror in <i>Stay</i>. Henry Lethem (Ryan Gosling) plans to kill himself in three days, unless psychologist Sam Foster (Ewan McGregor) can stop him. Henry's been hearing disturbing voices and experiencing horrifying visions, but where does imagination and reality begin? Sam suddenly finds he's losing his own grip on reality, as he too, is thrust into a hellish place between life and death. With the help of his girlfriend (Naomi Watts), Sam races to unlock the terrifying secret behind Henry's waking nightmare before it's too late!
Stepford Wives, The 291 1975 Thriller <i>Something Strange Is Happening In The Town of Stepford.</i><br><br> Joanna (Katherine Ross) reluctantly moves with her husband and children from New York City to the suburban community of Stepford, Connecticut. But when life in Stepford begins to seem too perfect, Joanna and her new friend Bobby (Paula Prentiss) investigate a mysterious conspiracy among the town's husbands. Are the suburb's women happy to be vapid homemakers or is there a more shocking secret behind the domestic perfection of <i>The Stepford Wives</i>?<br><br> <i>The Stepford Wives</i> remains a legendary combination of chilling chauvinist horror and savage social commentary. Peter Masterson, Tina Louise, Nanette Newman and Mary Stuart Masterson (in her film debut) co-star in this controversial cult thriller based on the best-selling novel by Ira Levin (author of <i>Rosemary's Baby</i>), presented in a sparkling new widescreen transfer that <i>Entertainment Weekly</i> hails as "shiny as a Stepford kitchen floor."<br>
Stephen King's Desperation 1502 2006 Drama; Fantasy; Horror; Mystery; Thriller <i>In This Town, There Are No Accidents.</i><br /><br /> Unsuspecting travelers take a detour to terror when they're arrested by a small-town sheriff and jailed in a desolate town whose streets are littered with the dead-bodies of local residents. The captives manage to escape, only to discover that Desperation, Nevada, is more than just a town gone wrong - it's the terrifying source of unbridled evil.
Stephen King's Riding The Bullet 803 2004 Horror; Thriller <i>The Dead Travel Fast</i><br><br> Alan embarks on a 100-mile hitchhike to see his mother in the hospital. Along the way he must confront his many demons - both living and dead -and in the end make the ultimate choice that will mean life or death for him <i>and</i> his mother!
Stir Of Echoes 1383 1999 Horror; Mystery; Thriller Tom Witzky (Kevin Bacon) is a blue-collar worker, a family man, the most ordinary guy in the world… <br><br> who is about to be plunged into a shattering encounter with another world. And it doesn't matter that Tom doesn't believe in the supernatural. Because something supernatural has started to believe in Tom.<br><br> After he is hypnotized at a neighborhood party, Tom changes. He sees things he can't explain and hears voices he can't ignore. As the horrific visions intensify, Tom realizes they are calling out to be solved. But when his otherworldly nightmares begin coming true, Tom wants out. He desperately tries to rid himself of his eerie, unwanted powers - only to be seized by an irresistible compulsion to dig deeper and deeper into the mystery that is consuming his life. When at last he unearths the truth, it will draw him into the long-buried secret of a ghastly crime, a vengeful spirit... and the lethal price of laying that spirit to rest.<br>
Strange Days 255 1995 Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>New Year's Eve 1999. Anything Is Possible. Nothing Is Forbidden.</i><br><br> It’s the eve of the millennium in Los Angeles, December 31, 1999. Lenny Nero (Ralph Fiennes) is an ex-cop turned street hustler who preys on human nature by dealing the drug of the future. It’s an environment that will lead him deep into the danger zone when he falls into a maze filled with intrigue and betrayal, murder and conspiracy. Angela Bassett and Juliette Lewis co-star in this provocative, action-packed thriller written by James Cameron (Titanic, The Terminator, Terminator 2: Judgement Day).
Sudden Impact 440 1983 Action; Crime; Drama; Thriller A rape victim is exacting revenge on her agressors in a small town outside San Francisco. Dirty Harry, on suspension for angering his superiors (again), is assigned to the case.
Supernova 1396 1999 Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>In the farthest reaches of space, something has gone terribly wrong.</i><br /><br /> Beyond comprehension, beyond imagination and beyond the deepest regions of this galaxy…life as we know it is about to end! James Spader and Oscar nominee Angela Bassett "strike sparks" and Lour Diamond Phillips, Oscar nominee Robert Forster and the mesmerizing Robin Tunney are stunning in this spectacular sci-fi thriller that expands the universe of suspense to a whole new realm of raw power and unspeakable terror.<br><br> In the farthest reaches of deep space, the medical vessel Nightingale keeps a lonely vigil for those in trouble. When a frantic cry for help pierces the void, the crew responds with a near fatal, hyper-space dimension jump into the gravitational pull of a dying star. The disabled ship rescues a shuttlecraft containing a mysterious survivor and a strange alien artifact. Now the crew must unravel a chilling secret and escape the nearby imploding star before the forming supernova blasts them and the entire galaxy into oblivion!
Survival Island (a.k.a. "Three") 1254 2006 Action; Adventure; Mystery; Romance; Thriller <i>Three Arrive. One Survives.</i><br /><br /> Wealthy businessman Jack Matson (Billy Zane) and his beautiful wife Jennifer (Kelly Brook) are on a vacation in the Caribbean. Their vacation is cut short, however, when handsome Latin boatman Manuel (Juan Pablo Di Pac) accidentally causes the yacht to sink. Washed ashore on a remote island and left for dead, Jack and Jennifer find that they must fend for themselves if they are to survive. But when they find that they are not the only survivors on the island, a primal and erotic tale of survival and jealousy ensues when Manuel appears and develops an attraction to Jennifer. As life becomes more and more competitive-and dangerous-on the island, Jennifer must decide to follow her heart or her instincts if she is to survive.
Swimfan 1338 2002 Thriller; Drama <i>His biggest fan just became his worst nightmare.</i><br /><br /> Jesse Bradford (<I>Bring It On</I>) and Erika Christensen (<I>Traffic</I>) plunge into a world of desire and deceit in this "scary, suspenseful surprise!" (<I>Access Hollywood</I>) <br><Br> Ben Cronin has it all: good friends, a loyal sweetheart, and a great shot at a swimming scholarship. But a chance encounter with a sexy student turns Ben's dream life into a nightmare as her schoolgirl crush escalates to obsession, madness and, ultimately, murder.
Swordfish (2) 1350 2001 Action; Crime; Thriller <b>Version 1</b><br />Swordfish.DVDRip.Ver1.640x272.DivX3<br /><b>Version 2</b><br />Swordfish.DVDRip.Ver2.720x320.XviD<br /> <i>Log on. Hack in. Go anywhere. Steal everything.</i><br /><br /> Use a computer, go to jail. The terms of Stanley Jobson's parole are clear. Yet a $10-million payday awaits the superhacker if he takes on a job masterminded by a charismatic covert agent - the daring electronic theft of a government slush fund codenamed <I>Swordfish</I>.<br><br> John Travolta is the mastermind, Hugh Jackman is the hacker and Halle Berry and Don Cheadle co-star in this volatile high-tech thriller directed by Dominic Sena (<I>Gone in 60 Seconds</I>) and produced by Joel Silver (<I>The Matrix</I>) and Jonathan D. Krane (<I>Face/Off</I>). Log on, tap in, kick back for cyber-edge action and suspense. Your password for excitement is <I>Swordfish</I>.
Syriana 1079 2005 Drama; Thriller A politically-charged epic about the state of the oil industry in the hands of those personally involved and affected by it.
Tailor Of Panama, The 1423 2001 Drama; Thriller <i>In a place this treacherous, what a good spy needs is a spy of his own.</i><br /><br /> In this seductive spy thriller based on the best-selling novel by John Le Carre, Academy Award®-winner Geoffrey Rush (<I>Shine</I>) delivers a dazzling performance as Harry Pendel, an ex-con turned tailor to the rich and infamous and married to smart and sexy Louisa (Jamie Lee Curtis - <I>True Lies</I>), Directed by Academy Award®-nominee John Boorman (<I>Hope and Glory, Deliverance</I>) and set in steamy Panama, where nothing is what it seems, Andy Osnard (Pierce Brosnan - <I>The Thomas Crown Affair</I>), a suave and ruthless British spy, entices Harry into eavesdropping on the powerful politicians he clothes. But Harry's talent for storytelling compels him to weave an elaborate tale that's not only taken as truth, but sets off a chain of events that threatens to destroy everything he treasures most in life.
Talented Mr. Ripley, The 905 1999 Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"A mesmerizing masterpiece of the unexpected!" -David Sheehan, CBS-TV</i><br /><br /> Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law and Cate Blanchett electrify the screen in this riveting thriller from Oscar-winning director Anthony Minghella (<I>The English Patient</I>). Matt Damon "gives one of the year's most extraordinary performances" (<I>Premiere</I>) as Tom Ripley, a calculating young man who believes it's better to be a fake somebody than a real nobody. Opportunity knocks in the form of a wealthy American shipbuilder who hires Tom to travel to Italy to bring back his playboy son, Dickie (Law). Ripley worms his way into the idyllic lives of Dickie and his girlfriend (Paltrow), plunging into a daring scheme of duplicity, lies and murder.
Talk Radio 1397 1988 Drama <i>The last neighborhood in America</i><br /><br /> Academy Award winning writer/director Oliver Stone brings shock radio to the screen in this relentlessly fast-paced suspense thriller.<br><br> Dallas talk radio host Barry Champlain (Eric Bogosian) discovers one weekend that his skills in pushing people's buttons have won him a chance for national syndication. But instead of celebrating, he subjects his ex-wife (Ellen Greene) and co-workers to a darkly comic marathon bout of compulsive risk-taking with his unstable radio audience. Barry and his "fans" - the lonely, the angry and the dangerous - know that talk is not cheap, and words can kill.
Tango & Cash 634 1989 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>Two of LA's top rival cops are going to have to work together…even if it kills them.</i><br /><br /> Ray Tango (Stallone) and Gabe Cash (Russell) are rival LA policemen with one thing in common: each thinks <I>he<I/> is the best. Team them and they're like oil and water. But frame them for a crime and they're like a match and kerosene.
Tears Of The Sun 943 2003 Action; Drama; Thriller <i>He Was Trained To Follow Orders. He Became A Hero By Defying Them.</i><br /><br /> Loyal veteran Navy S.E.A.L. Lt. A.K. Waters (Bruce Willis) is sent into the heart of war-torn Africa on a hazardous assignment to rescue Dr. Lena Hendricks (Monica Bellucci), a U.S. citizen who runs a mission. When the beautiful doctor refuses to abandon the refugees in her care, Lt. Waters finds himself having to choose between following orders and the dictates of his own conscious. Together, they begin a dangerous trek through the deadly jungle, all the while being pursued by a rebel militia group, with only one goal in mind: to assassinate Lt. Waters' unit and the refugees in his care.
The Enforcer 438 1976 Action; Crime; Drama; Thriller Dirty Harry must foil a terrorist organization made up of disgruntled Vietnam veterans. But this time, he's teamed with a rookie female partner that he's not too excited to be working with.
The Firm (Tom Cruise) 560 1993 Thriller <i>"A real thriller! Great cast, great story, great suspense!" -Joel Siegel, Good Morning America</i><br /><br /> Three-time Oscar nominee Tom Cruise delivers the most electrifying performance of his career in this riveting film based on the international best-seller.<br><br> Cruise plays Mitch McDeere, a brilliant and ambitious Harvard Law grad. Driven by a fierce desire to bury his working-class past, Mitch joins a small, prosperous Memphis firm that affords Mitch and his wife (Jeanne Tripplehorn) an affluent lifestyle beyond their wildest dreams. But when FBI agents confront him with evidence of corruption and murder within the firm, Mitch sets out to find the truth in a deadly crossfire between the FBI, the Mob, and a force that will stop at nothing to protect its interest -- <I>The Firm</I>.<br><br> Directed by Oscar winner Sydney Pollack and starring Oscar winner Gene Hackman plus a magnificent supporting cast, <I>The Firm</I> makes its case as the must-see movie of the year.
Thief 669 1981 Thriller James Cann is at his very best as a tough, wisecracking professional thief trapped between Chicago organized crime families and corrupt police. Filmed on rain-slicked Chicago streets, Thief captures the chilling suspense and human drama of professional crime.
Thing, The 646 1982 Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller Horror-meister John Carpenter (<i>Halloween, Escape from New York</i>) teams Kurt Russell's outstanding performance with incredible visuals to build this chilling version of the classic <i>The Thing</i>.<br><br> In the winter of 1982, a twelve-man research team at a remote Antarctic research station discovers an alien buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Soon unfrozen, the form-changing alien wreaks havoc, creates terror and becomes one of them.
Thirteen Days 898 2000 Drama; History; Thriller <i>"Extraordinary! It keeps you hanging on every twist and turn." -Donald Anson, Newsweek</i><br /><br /> For thirteen days in October, 1962, the United States and the Soviet Union stood on the brink of war over the discovery of Soviet weapons in Cuba. President John F. Kennedy (Bruce Greenwood), Bobby Kennedy (Steven Culp) and Special Assistant to the President Kenneth P. O'Donnell (Kevin Costner) struggle to prevent nuclear war.
Thirteenth Floor 703 1999 Mystery; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>You Can Go There Even Though It Doesn't Exist</i><br><br> The barriers that separate fantasy from reality are shattered in this stylish, mind-jarring thriller, where two parallel worlds collide in a paroxysm of deception, madness and murder. <br> On the thirteenth floor of a corporate tower, high-tech visionary Douglas Hall and his high-strung colleague Whitney have opened the door to an amazing virtual world - circa 1937 Los Angeles. But when the powerful leader of their secret project is discovered slashed to death, Hall himself becomes the prime suspect. Arriving from Paris is the beautiful and mysterious Jane Fuller claiming to be the murdered victim's daughter. Her instant, magnetic attraction to Hall only further blurs the lines of what is real. Is he the killer? Is the inscrutable Jane somehow connected? To find the answers, Hall must cross the boundaries into the simulating reality he has helped create - and confront the astonishing truth of his own existence.
Thomas Crown Affair, The 70 1999 Crime <i>How do you get the man who has everything?</i><br><br> <B>"Pierce Brosnan and Rene Russo catch fire" (USA Today) in this sizzling, suspense-filled thriller from the director of <I>Die Hard and The Hunt For Red October</I>.</B><br><br> Thrill-seeking billionaire Thomas Crown <B>(Brosnan) </B>loves nothing more than courting disaster - and winning! So when his world becomes too stiflingly "safe," he pulls off his boldest stunt ever: stealing a priceless painting - in broad daylight - from one of Manhattan's most heavily-guarded museums. But his post-heist excitement soon pales beside an even greater challenge: Catherine Banning <B>(Russo).</B> A beautiful insurance investigator hired to retrieve the artwork, Catherine's every bit as intelligent, cunning and hungry for adventure as he is. And just when Thomas realizes he's finally met his match, she skillfully leads him into a daring game of cat and mouse that's more intoxicating - and dangerous - than anything either of them has ever experienced before!
Time After Time 293 1979 Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>H.G. Wells Races Through Time To Catch Jack The Ripper!</i><br><br> London 1893 is home to a killer with a macabre nickname... and also to a visionary genius who would write "The Time Machine." But what if H.G. Wells' invention wasn't fiction? And what if Jack the Ripper escaped capture fleeing his own time to take refuge in ours - with Wells himself in pursuit?<br><br> From writer/director Nicholas Meyer, <I>Time After Time</I> is a marvelous entertainment of shivery suspense and sly social comment. In modern-day San Francisco, the Ripper (David Warner) finds our violent age to his liking. Wells (Malcolm McDowell) dislikes the brave new world of fast food and television, far from the utopia he envisioned. But he is cheered by the emancipation of women, particularly one irresistible banker (Mary Steenburgen). For mystery, romance and excitement, <I>Time After Time</I> is time well spent.
Time To Kill, A 966 1996 Crime; Thriller <i>From the best-selling author of The Firm and The Client</i><br /><br /> A lawyer and his assistant fighting to save a father on trial for murder. A time to question what they believe. A time to question what they trust. And no time for mistakes.
Timecop 317 1994 Action; Sci-Fi <i>Turn back the clock, and you're history.</i><br><br> In the year 2004, time travel is not only a reality, but an opportunity to alter the past for power and profit. Jean-Claude Van Damme stars in the sci-fi thriller that mixes hard-hitting with awesome special effects, romance and murder.
Topaz 760 1969 Crime; Drama; Thriller Coming Soon!
Total Recall 618 1990 Action; Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller; Horror <i>Get ready for the ride of your life.</i><br /><br /> <b>Arnold Schwarzenegger</b> explodes out of the year 2084 A.D. with gut churning, white knuckle, non-stop action, as he smashes his way through a horrifyingly real fantasy world, complete with a gorgeous but deadly wife (<b>Sharon Stone</b>), and into a mind-bending, nightmarish reality of a Martian mining colony ruled over by a terrorizing dictator (Ronny Cox), who can alter reality to suit his whims. The red planet erupts with rebellious mutants, the fire of an alluring and mysterious woman (<b>Rachel Ticotin</b>) and a vicious and savage enemy. In this film, directed by <b>Paul Verhoeven</b> (<i>Robocop</i>), with special effects by Dream Quest (Academy Award® for <I>The Abyss</i>), it's total war, total action, total Schwarzenegger... <I>TOTAL RECALL.</I>
Track Down 33 2000 Action; Thriller This film is based on the story of the capture of computer hacker "Kevin Mitnick".
Traffic 1463 2000 Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"Breathtakingly stylish." -New York Post</i><br /><br /> <I>Traffic</I> examines the effect of drugs as politics, business, and lifestyle. Acting as his own director of photography, Steven Soderbergh employs an innovative, color-coded cinematic treatment to distinguish the interwoven stories of a newly appointed drug czar and his family, a West Coast kingpin's wife, a key informant, and cops on both sides of the U.S./ Mexican border. Rarely has a film so energetic and suspenseful presented a more complex and nuanced view of an issue of such international importance. Instantly recognized as a classic, <I>Traffic</I> appeared on more than 200 critics' ten-best-lists, and earned 5 Academy Award® nominations.
Trauma 812 2004 Thriller <i>Believe What You See - See What You Believe</i><br><br> When Ben (Colin Firth, <i>Bridget Jones: The Edge Of Reason, Love Actually, Girl With A Pearl Earring</i>) awakes from a coma, he discovers his wife has been killed in a car accident and his world collapses. As Ben attempts to rebuild his life, he gets a new job and a new home and is befriended by a beautiful young neighbor, Charlotte (Mena Suvari, <i>Beauty Shop, American Beauty</i>, HBO's "Six Feet Under"). His life starts to turn around, but all is not what it seems. Haunted by visions of his dead wife, Ben starts to lose grip on reality and begins to doubt his own sanity...<bR><BR> <i>Trauma</i> explores what happens when a bereaved man, unable to make sense of his situation, retreats into a delusional world where he can no longer distinguish between what is real and what is not.
Tremors 4 1314 1990 Action; Comedy; Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller; Western <i>Get ready to be shaken to your core by the all-new prequel to the original Tremors!</i><br /><br /> <b>Tremors 4: The Legend Begins</b> <Br> When workers in the remote mining town of Rejection, Nevada falls victim to an unseen predator, the mine's owner, Hiram Gummer (Michael Gross), great-grandfather to <i>Tremors</i> Burt Gummer, hires a mercenary to destroy the carnivorous creatures before they swallow up his profits. What follows is an all-out assault that takes the battleground from deep in the earth to a suspense-filled showdown on the streets of Rejection! <bR><BR> <i>Tremors 4: The Legend Begins</i> will thrill you with incredible action sequences, awesome bonus features and earth-shaking special effects created by the award-winning team behind the original box-office hit, <i>Tremors</i>. <br><Br> <i>This pack includes a free copy of the original Tremors</i>.
True Romance 595 1993 Action; Crime; Drama; Romance; Thriller <i>Stealing, Cheating, Killing. Who said romance is dead?</i><br /><br /> Two lovers (Slater and Arquette) are thrust into a dangerous game of high-stakes negotiations and high-speed adventure. The pair come into unexpected possession of a suitcase of mob contraband. They flee to LA, where they'll sell the goods and begin a new life. But both sides of the law have other ideas.
Two For The Money 1056 2005 Sport; Thriller <i>"An adrenaline rush from start to finish!" -- Mose Persico, Entertainment Spotlight</i><br><br> Academy Award® winner Al Pacino and Matthew McConaughey star in this adrenaline-charged thriller about the sexy, high-stakes world of sports betting, where fortunes can be made and lost with the flip of a coin.<Br><Br> When Brandon Lang (McConaughey) becomes the protégé of sports gambling's power player, Walter Abrams (Pacino), he swiftly becomes the golden boy of the high-rolling world for consistently picking football winners. Now, with millions on the line, he finds himself in a deadly game of con-versus-con with his new mentor.<Br><br> Also starring Rene Russo and Jeremy Piven (TV's <i>Entourage</i>), <i>Two For The Money</i> sizzles with intense, non-stop thrills!
Two Hands 1414 1999 Drama; Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>"Clever, hip, and razor sharp." -- Rolling Stone</i><br /><br /> <b>Heath Ledger</b> (<i>The Brothers Grimm, A Knight's Tale, The Patriot</i>) gets a double shot of danger and passion in this edgy crime thriller! <Br><Br> When a large amount of loot belonging to a local gangster (<b>Bryan Brown</b>, <i>F/X, Cocktail</i>) disappears, Jimmy (Ledger) takes the blame and finds himself running from some ruthless thugs. Desperate to repay the boss' money... and distracted by the sexy Alex (<b>Rose Byrne</b>, <i>Star Wars Episode II: Attack of The Clones</i>, <i>Wicker Park</i>)... nothing goes as planned as Jimmy is drawn even deeper into a dangerous criminal underworld! Hailed by critics, <i>Two Hands</i> is a riveting, stylish and often humorous crime story that crackles with action!
U.S. Marshals 620 1998 Action; Thriller US Marshal Samuel Gerard (Jones) and his team of Marshals are assigned to track down Sheridan (Snipes), a murderer and robber.
Ultraviolet 1184 2006 Action; Sci-Fi; Thriller Milla Jovovich (<i>Resident Evil, The Fifth Element</i>), Cameron Bright (<i>X-Men 3</i>), Nick Chinlund (<i>The Legend of Zorro</i>) and William Fichtner (<i>The Longest Yard</i>) star in this theatrical set in the late 21st century, a subculture of humans have emerged who have been modified genetically by a vampire-like disease (Hemophagia), giving them enhanced speed, incredible stamina and acute intelligence, and as they are set apart from "normal" and "healthy" humans, the world is pushed to the brink of worldwide civil war (a war between humans and hemophages) aimed at the destruction of the "diseased" population. In the middle of this crossed-fire is - an infected woman - Ultraviolet, who finds herself protecting a nine-year-old boy who has been marked for death by the human government as he is believed to be a threat to humans.
Unbreakable 2 2000 Drama; Fantasy; Thriller Bruce Willis and Samuel L. Jackson star in a mind-shattering, suspense-filled thriller that stays with you long after the end of this riveting supernatural film. After David Dunn (Willis) emerges from a horrific train crash as the sole survivor - and without a single scratch on him - he meets a mysterious stranger (Jackson). An unsettling stranger who believes comic book heroes walk the earth. A haunting stranger whose obsession with David will change David's life forever.
Under Siege 1403 1992 Action; Drama; Thriller A former SEAL, now cook, is the only person who can stop a gang of terrorists when they sieze control of a US Navy battleship.
Underclassman 1062 2005 Action; Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>A Comedy About Upholding The Law And Disturbing The Peace.</i><br><br> This fast-paced action comedy stars Nick Cannon (<i>Drumline, Roll Bounce</i>) as a streetwise detective who goes undercover - and ends up in over his head! Tracy "Tre" Stokes (Cannon) is a rookie bike cop who finally gets the kind of heavyweight assignment he’s been begging for: find the killer of a student at an elite private school! What he discovers is a plot more deadly than anyone imagined! With danger ... and preppies...everywhere, Tre will need his hip personality to fit in and his unorthodox style of investigation to crack the case! Packed with high-octane laughs and featuring Roselyn Sanchez (<i>Rush Hour 2</i>) and Kelly Hu (<i>The Scorpion King</i>), <i>Underclassman</i> delivers over-the-top entertainment!
Unfaithful 160 2002 Thriller <i>"A Steamy Thriller!" - People Magazine</i><br><br> From the director of <I>Fatal Attraction</I> comes this scorching "seductive tease of a thriller" (<I>Rolling Stone</I>) about sexual passion so intense, it consume everything- and everyone- that crosses its path.<Br><br> Edward and Connie Summer (Richard Gere, Diane Lane) have the perfect life: a happy marriage, an eight-year-old son, and a beautiful house in the suburbs. But when Connie's chance encounter with a handsome stranger (Oliver Martinex) erupts into a full-blown affair, desire becomes obsession, and the true price of betrayal takes a shattering toll. Pulsing with heart-pounding suspense and erotic thrills, <I>Unfaithful</I> is "sensational!" (<I>Entertainment Weekly</I>)
The Unknown 1176 2005 Action; Adventure; Drama; Horror; Thriller When a group of poachers are found dead in the deep forests of the Pacific Northwest, a mob of revenge hungry hunters pursue the beast while four high school seniors try to save it.
Usual Suspects, The 41 1995 Crime; Mystery; Thriller <i>"A stylish and intricate thriller stocked with powerhouse performers." -Newsweek</i><br><br> Masterful, atmospheric and dripping with suspense, this winner of two Academy Awards® is the "freshest, funniest and scariest crime thriller to come along since <I>Pulp Fiction</I>" (Rolling Stone). Stephen Baldwin, Gabriel Byrne, Kevin Pollack, Kevin Spacey (in his first Oscar®-winning role), and Oscar® winner Benicio Del Toro underworld kingpin in this "thoroughly engrossing film" (HBO) that's "a polished exercise in pure virtuoso style" (<I>Los Angeles Times</I>)!
V For Vendetta 1185 2005 Action; Drama; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>From the creators of The Matrix Trilogy</i><br /><br /> Set against the futuristic landscape of totalitarian Britain, <i>V For Vendetta</i> tells the story of a mild-mannered young woman named Evey (Natalie Portman) who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man (Hugo Weaving) known only as "V." <Br><br> Incomparably charismatic and ferociously skilled in the art of combat and deception, V ignites a revolution when he urges his fellow citizens to rise up against tyranny and oppression. As Evey uncovers the truth about V's mysterious background, she also discovers the truth about herself - and emerges as his unlikely ally in the culmination of his plan to bring freedom and justice back to a society fraught with cruelty and corruption.
Van Helsing 993 2004 Action; Adventure; Fantasy; Horror; Thriller Legendary monster hunter Van Helsing (Hugh Jackman) is summoned to mysterious Transylvania on a mission that will thrust him into a sweeping battle against the forces of darkness! With non-stop action and electrifying special effects, <i>Van Helsing</i> is an adrenaline-powered motion picture event Roger Ebert calls "Spectacular."<br>
Vanilla Sky 161 2001 Drama; Fantasy; Thriller <i>LoveHateDreamsLIfeWorkPlayFriendshipSex</i><br><br> Tom Cruise delivers one of his finest performances in this unforgettably powerful film that reunites him with Cameron Crowe, the director of <I>Jerry Maguire</I>.<br><br> Young, handsome and wealthy, publishing tycoon David Aames (Cruise) can have anything his heart desires. Still, David's charmed life seems incomplete. One night, David meets the woman of his dreams (Penelope Cruz) and believes he may have found the missing piece. But a fateful encounter with a jealous lover (Cameron Diaz) suddenly sends David's world out of control, rocketing him on a roller-coaster ride of romance, sex, suspicion and dreams… to a shocking, final awakening you will never forget.
Venom 1102 2005 Horror; Thriller <i>He never hurt a soul until the day he died.</i><br><br> <i>Venom</i> is a fright-filled voodoo thriller loaded with a sizzling cast of the screen's hottest young stars! Set deep in the eerie swamps of southern Louisiana - Agnes Bruckner (<i>Murder By Numbers</i>), Jonathan Jackson (<i>Tuck Everlasting</i>) and Meagan Good (<i>Roll Bounce</i>) are among a group of teenagers trying to uncover the truth behind a friend's mysterious death. What they find is an evil force more deadly than anyone could have imagined! Now they are the ones running for their lives! Also starring Bijou Phillips (<i>Almost Famous</i>) and Method Man (<i>Garden State</i>) - critics everywhere hailed this chilling and thrilling horror tale!
Vertical Limit 1398 2000 Action; Adventure; Thriller <i>Hold Your Breath</i><br /><br /> K2, a 28,250-foot mountain in Pakistan's Karakoram Range, is the setting for this adrenaline-pumping action-adventure. It's a race against time when a retired mountain climber (Chris O'Donnell) leads a rescue mission to save his estranged sister (Robin Tunney) and other members of her team who have become trapped on K2 after a deadly avalanche.<br><br> Martin Campbell, the celebrated directed of <I>The Mask Of Zorro</I> and <I>GoldenEye</I>, delivers high-voltage action and exhilarating suspense in a film that pits man against his own limitations and the awesome power of nature's uncontrollable elements.
Village, The 729 2004 Drama; Mystery; Thriller M. Night Shyamalan (SIGNS, UNBREAKABLE, THE SIXTH SENSE), the director who brought you the world's greatest thrillers on DVD, now creates his most thought-provoking triumph yet ... breaking international records and dazzling audiences around the globe! THE VILLAGE is a smart, edge-of-your-seat chiller crawling with terrifying surprises and frightening twists and turns. An isolated, tight-knit community lives in mortal fear of an oppressive evil inhabiting the forbidden forest just beyond their tiny village. So frightening that no one ventures into the woods ... until one villager dares to face the unknown. With unforgettable performances from Joaquin Phoenix, Sigourney Weaver, William Hurt, Adrien Brody, and newcomer Bryce Dallas Howard, this powerful motion picture is one of Hollywood's best psychological thrillers and ranks with the best of Hitchcock!
Visitation, The 1288 2005 Drama; Horror; Mystery; Thriller <i>Everyone Has Their Demons</i><br /><br /> The true face of terror is revealed in this supernatural thriller based on Frank Peretti's best-selling novel. Miracles are happening in the sleepy town of Antioch, and everyone is talking about the mysterious drifter with the incredible powers. But who is this charismatic stranger-the true messiah, a false prophet or something far more sinister? The townspeople are soon divided, and when happenings at the stranger's revival tent take on a bizarre and frightening twist, it's up to an ex-minister to confront his own inner demons and unlock the shocking secret of <i>The Visitation</i>.
Wake Of Death 325 2004 Action <i>Revenge was all he had left.</i><br><br> Action superstar, Jean-Claude Van Damme, is back and at his hard-hitting best as Ben Archer, an ex-mob enforcer seeking revenge against a ruthless Chinese kingpin responsible for his wife's brutal murder. When Archer joins forces with his old underworld friends, an all-out war is waged against the Chinese Triad in this pulse-pounding action thriller.
Wake Of Death 749 2004 Action; Adventure <i>Revenge was all he had left.</i><br><br> Action superstar, Jean-Claude Van Damme, is back and at his hard-hitting best as Ben Archer, an ex-mob enforcer seeking revenge against a ruthless Chinese kingpin responsible for his wife's brutal murder. When Archer joins forces with his old underworld friends, an all-out war is waged against the Chinese Triad in this pulse-pounding action thriller.
War Of The Worlds 881 2005 Thriller An earth-shattering adventure that both "rivets and amazes" (Michael Wilmington, Chicago Tribune), <i>War of the Worlds</i> reunites superstar <b>Tom Cruise</b> and Academy Award®-winning director <b>Steven Spielberg</b> for one of the most awe-inspiring cinematic experiences of all time!<br><br> A contemporary retelling of H.G. Wells' classic, the sci-fi thriller reveals the extraordinary battle for the future of humankind through the eyes of one American family. Fleeing from an extraterrestrial army of killer Tripods that annihilate everything in their path, Ray Ferrier (Cruise) races to keep his family safe. <i>War of the Worlds</i> is an action packed adventure that explodes with spectacular special effects!
War Of The Worlds 1024 2005 Action; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>"Explosive Non-Stop Action!" -- Claudia Puig, USA Today</i><br><br> An earth-shattering adventure that both "rivets and amazes" (Michael Wilmington, Chicago Tribune), <i>War of the Worlds</i> reunites superstar <b>Tom Cruise</b> and Academy Award®-winning director <b>Steven Spielberg</b> for one of the most awe-inspiring cinematic experiences of all time!<br><br> A contemporary retelling of H.G. Wells’ classic, the sci-fi thriller reveals the extraordinary battle for the future of humankind through the eyes of one American family. Fleeing from an extraterrestrial army of killer Tripods that annihilate everything in their path, Ray Ferrier (Cruise) races to keep his family safe. <i>War of the Worlds</i> is an action packed adventure that explodes with spectacular special effects!
Waterworld 342 1995 Sci-Fi <i>Beyond the horizon lies the secret to a new beginning.</i><br><br> Kevin Costner, Dennis Hopper and Jeanne Tripplehorn star in a "10-!" turbocharged action-adventure epic, unmatched in sheer excitement and heart-pounding suspense. In this futuristic thriller. Earth is covered with water and the human race struggles to survive on dilapidated boats and makeshift floating cities. Costner portrays a drifter who becomes caught up in the struggle between the evil Deacon (Hopper) and a child's secret key to a wondrous place called "Dryland." With refreshing humor, groundbreaking special effects and awe-inspiring action suspense. Waterworld sets a glorious high-water mark for imaginative, thrill-packed entertainment.
Wesley Cash 1114 2004 Action; Thriller; Western <i>He Came Home To Start A New Life. Instead, He Started A War.</i><br><br> After learning of his father's death, Wesley Cash returns home with dreams of settling down and rebuilding the family cattle business. Once home however, Cash is told that his birthright, a hundred thousand acre ranch, has been sold and that his love is in the arms of another man. Without the ranch, Cash has nothing and decides to leave, but not before convincing his love to go with him. Wesley is physically attacked for his efforts and a fatal brawl ensues, ending with Cash shooting his attacker. Fearing for his life, Wesley runs and rightly so as the dead man's brother swears revenge. Wesley's dark past, however, casts a shower on his escape and the more Cash runs the more trouble he finds himself in. Wesley finally decides that he must confront his past before he will ever be allowed to live in the present. In the climax Wesley comes face to face with the dead man's brother and a dark secret is revealed as to the truth of his father's death.
What Ever Happened To Baby Jane? 506 1962 Drama; Horror; Thriller <i>Sister, Sister, Oh So Fair, Why Is There Blood All Over Your Hair?</i><br /><br /> Director Robert Aldrich's story: a thriller about an aging ex-vaudeville child star waging a psychotic reign of terror over her crippled ex-movie star sister. His stars: Bette Davis and Joan Crawford. His battle to make the movie: an uphill one. But the eerie, shock-laden result was a deserved smash. Davis won her 10th Academy Award nomination for her acid portrayal of the grotesque Baby Jane. Nominated for five Academy Awards and an Oscar winner for Best Costume Design, <I>What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?</i> is mirthful masterpiece of the macabre.
What Lies Beneath 425 2000 Drama; Horror; Mystery; Thriller The wife of a professor investigates the murder of a beautiful college student who has been appearing to her.
When A Stranger Calls 687 1979 Horror; Thriller <i>Every Baby-Sitter's Nightmare Becomes Real.</i><br><br> A terrified young baby-sitter… an incessantly ringing phone… and whispered threats set the stage for one of the most suspenseful chillers ever filmed. Carol Kane stars as the baby-sitter who is tormented by a series of ominous phone calls until a compulsive cop (Charles Durning) is brought on the scene to apprehend the psychotic killer. Seven years later, however, the nightmare begins again when the madman return to mercilessly haunt Kane, now a wife and mother. No longer a naïve girl - though still terrified, but prepared - she moves boldly to thwart the maniac's attack in scenes that culminate in a nerve-shattering conclusion.
When A Stranger Calls 1160 2006 Thriller <i>Have you checked the children?</i><br /><br /> To Jill Johnson (Camilla Belle, <I>The Ballad of Jack and Rose</i>), it was the perfect babysitting job. The parents were away. The fridge was stocked. The children were tucked into bed. But then the phone rings and an ominous voice asks, "Have you checked the children?" Locked in with the lights out and the curtains drawn, a panicky Jill phones the police, who trace the calls - only to inform her they're coming from inside the house. And as the frightened teenager goes upstairs to check on the children, Jill's quiet night of babysitting is about to turn into a nerve-shattering nightmare of suspense, horror and dread.
Where Eagles Dare 684 1968 Action; Adventure; War <i>Clint Eastwood Collection</i><br><br> The mission is clear. Get in. Get the general. Get out. Commandos charged with freeing a U.S. general from an Alpine fortress should also be told to trust nothing - including the search-and-rescue orders just issued.<br><br> Richard Burton and Clint Eastwood go <I>Where Eagles Dare</I> in this twisty World War II thriller written by action master Alistair MacLean (<I>The Guns of Navarone, Ice Station Zebra</I>) and directed by Brian G. Hutton (<I>Kelly's Heroes</I>). Known for fiery dramatic roles, Burton ventures into the realm of movie pyrotechnics with dynamic efficiency. And Eastwood's cool-fire presence heightens one searing action sequence after another. The film became Eastwood's then-largest hit and its studio's #1 moneymaker of the year.
White Noise (Widescreen) 813 2005 Thriller <i>The Line Separating The Living From The Dead Has Been Crossed.</i><br><br> The year's most disturbing thriller explores the unsettling possibility that the dead can contact us...all we have to do is listen.<bR><bR> When architect Jonathan Rivers (Michael Keaton) loses his wife in a tragic accident, he turns to the shadowy, unnerving world of Electronic Voice Phenomenon - communication from beyond the grave. But as he begins to penetrate the mysteries of E.V.P., Jonathan makes a shocking discovery: once a portal to the other world is opened, there's no telling what will come through it.
Whole Ten Yards, The 1310 2003 Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>"Genuinely Hilarious." -Liam Mayclem, KRON-TV/San Francisco</i><br /><br /> When last seen, retired hitman Jimmy "The Tulip" wasn't seen at all. He was dead and gone...to Mexico. Dentist Oz Oseransky faked dental records that proved Jimmy's death and allowed him to secretly vamoose to a bunny-slippered Baja life. Then one day Oz shows up uninvited with a simple request. H-E-L-L-L-P! <BR><BR> Five stars return for a crazier-plus-one sequel to <i>The Whole Nine Yards</i>. This time, Jimmy (Bruce Willis) is reeled in to help rescue Oz's wife (Natasha Henstridge) after phonetically challenged mobster Lazlo (Kevin Pollak) kidnaps her. Jimmy's wife (Amanda Peet), an eager wannabe assassin, is thrilled to be back in the game. Panicked Oz (Matthew Perry) is sure they're all going to wake up dead. And everything spins into gleeful new realms of the whacked and wacky. How does it all end <i>this time</i>? Sorry. Our tulips are sealed.
Wicked 90 2000 Thriller <i>Evil Never Looked So Good.</i><br><br> Julia Stiles (<I>Save The Last Dance, Down To You, The Bourne Identity</I>) is Ellie, an average teenage girl with typical teenage problems: a bratty little sister, a nagging mother who's having an affair with the next door neighbor and a father that denies her the attention she so desperately craves. She doesn't find much to be happy about, at home or at school. But Ellie's not the kind of girl that gets mad. She's the kind of girl that gets evil. From the co-director of <I>The Waterdance</I> and <I>Bodies, Rest & Motion</I> comes one of the most <I>Wicked</I> and riveting psychological thrillers of the year. Also starring Chelsea Field (<I>Sins Of The Father</I>) and Patrick Muldoon (<I>Stigmata, Starship Troopers</I>).
Wicker Park 837 2004 Thriller Enter the torrid and treacherous world of <i>Wicker Park</i> where deception and seduction walk hand in hand. Starring an outstanding cast of Hollywood's hottest young stars, including Josh Hartnett (<i>Pearl Harbor</i>), Rose Byrne (<i>Troy</i>), Matthew Dillard (<i>Scream</i>) and Diane Kruger (<i>Troy</i>), <i>Wicker Park</i>) is a sizzling, action-packed noir thriller that will leave you breathless.<br><br> What if the woman you loved disappeared without a word? Without a trace? How far would you go to find her again? When Matthew (Hartnett) glimpses his lost love (Kruger) in a crowded cafe, he's determined not to lose her a second time. But determination soon turns to obsession, as Matthew finds himself on a dangerous and chilling journey, where no one is who they seem...and chance meetings with a sexy brunette (Byrne) might unravel friendships, careers...and lives.
Wild At Heart 591 1990 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Romance; Thriller David Lynch delivers a "stunning piece of work" (<i>Chicago Tribune</i>) with this "flamboyantly violent and erotic" (<i>The Village Voice</i>) tale of love on the run. Winner of the prestigious Palme d'Or at the Cannes International Film Festival, <i>Wild At Heart</i> is a twisted "rollercoaster ride to redemption through an American gothic heart of darkness" (<i>Variety</i>). If Lula (Laura Dern) knows on thing in this world, it's that she's destined to be with her ex-con boyfriend Sailor (Nicolas Cage) - no matter how many times her mama (Diane Ladd) tries to kill him. But when she and Sailor finally hit the road in a desperate bid to find happiness, their journey plunges them into a disturbing underworld filled with sexual secrets and dangerous desires that form a terrifying "tapestry of human extremity" (<i>Variety</i>).
Wild Things 63 1998 Thriller <i>They're Dying To Play With You</i><br><br> The scheme is far from tame. But whose scheme is it? Assume nothing as you venture beyond Blue Bay's elite communities and into the murky waters of the Everglades for a mystery of deceit, sex and greed as unpredictable as a hungry gator. And please, keep your hands inside the boat at all times.<br><br> <b>Kevin Bacon</b>, <b>Matt Dillon</b>, <b>Neve Campbell</b>, <b>Denise Richards</b> and <b>Bill Murray</b> star in a swamp-steamy thriller about two high school students, the guidance counselor they accuse of rape and the detective who knows there's more to the story.
Wild Things 2 725 2004 Thriller <i>You'll never guess what's beneath the surface.</i><br><br> Even wetter and wilder than the original, <I>Wild Things 2</I> is the sexy sequel that shows just how far two beautiful girls will go to get what they want. When her filthy rich stepfather dies, Brittney Havers' life of luxury seems to be over. But things take a twisted turn when a gorgeous classmate makes a claim for the dead man's money. With everything at stake, the two teens go head to head in a fight that takes them from the courtroom to the bedroom to the dangerous depths of murder.
Wild Things 2 848 2003 Thriller <i>You'll never guess what's beneath the surface.</i><br><br> Even wetter and wilder than the original, <I>Wild Things 2</I> is the sexy sequel that shows just how far two beautiful girls will go to get what they want. When her filthy rich stepfather dies, Brittney Havers' life of luxury seems to be over. But things take a twisted turn when a gorgeous classmate makes a claim for the dead man's money. With everything at stake, the two teens go head to head in a fight that takes them from the courtroom to the bedroom to the dangerous depths of murder.
Wolf Creek 1103 2005 Adventure; Crime; Horror; Thriller A chilling, factually-based, story of three road-trippers in remote Australia who are plunged into danger when they accept help from a friendly local.
Wrong Turn 1346 2003 Horror; Thriller <i>"A Wrong Turn has never been so terrifying... A must see!" - Mike Pingel, HollywoodFYI.com</i><br /><br /> An indescribably nightmare begins when a group of young friends is stranded on an isolated road deep in the Appalachian hills of West Virginia, with no hope of rescue. Desperate and fearing for their lives, the horror surges as they find themselves relentlessly pursued by a force of evil beyond their imagination! Featuring a hip ensemble of up-and-coming young stars, including <I>Buffy the Vampire Slayer's</I> Eliza Dushku, this blood curdling epic is a shock-a-minute horror rush that will leave you screaming for more!
Zodiac, The 1219 2003 Thriller <i>The Most Infamous Serial Killer Of Our Time...Is Still Out There</i><br /><br /> Don't miss this spine-tingling psychological thriller based on actual events. Sgt. Matt Parish is a police detective on the hunt for a serial killer whose gruesome murders have kept the residents of a small Northern Californian town living in fear and distrust. As more victims-usually young teenage lovers-fall prey to the madman, Parish finds himself communicating with the killer through a series of cryptic clues that promise to reveal his identity. But with each killing spree, the killer-dubbed "The Zodiac"-becomes more brazen, and Parish must go to extraordinary lengths to protect his family and end the nightmare.

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