Introducing StudioBinder’s screenplay library — your one-stop-shop for reading, downloading, and analyzing the best movie scripts online. Our collection contains all the feature-length screenplays in our database as well as scripts that we have broken down by plot, character, ending, quotes, and more. Our hope is that screenwriters everywhere can have access to these iconic screenplays and that the lessons therein can make us all better writers. Enjoy!

Written By: John Ridley (screenplay), Solomon Northup (book)

Synopsis: In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.

Written By: Reginald Rose (screenplay)

Synopsis: A jury holdout attempts to prevent a miscarriage of justice by forcing his colleagues to reconsider the evidence.

Written By: Danny Boyle & Simon Beaufoy (screenplay), Aron Ralston (book)

Synopsis: A mountain climber becomes trapped under a boulder while canyoneering alone near Moab, Utah and resorts to desperate measures in order to survive.

mystery

1408

Written By:  Matt Greenberg and Scott Alexander & Larry Karaszewski (screenplay), Stephen King (short story)

Synopsis: A man who specializes in debunking paranormal occurrences checks into the fabled room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel. Soon after settling in, he confronts genuine terror.

war

1917

Written By: Sam Mendes & Krysty Wilson-Cairns (screenplay)

Synopsis: April 6th, 1917. As a regiment assembles to wage war deep in enemy territory, two soldiers are assigned to race against time and deliver a message that will stop 1,600 men from walking straight into a deadly trap.

Written By: Stanley Kubrick & Arthur C. Clarke (screenplay)

Synopsis: After discovering a mysterious artifact buried beneath the Lunar surface, mankind sets off on a quest to find its origins with help from intelligent supercomputer H.A.L. 9000.

Written By: Michael Bacall (screenplay)

Synopsis: A pair of underachieving cops are sent back to a local high school to blend in and bring down a synthetic drug ring.

Action

300

Written By: Zack Snyder & Kurt Johnstad and Michael B. Gordon (screenplay), Frank Miller & Lynn Varley (graphic novel)

Synopsis: King Leonidas of Sparta and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C.

Written By: Scott Neustadter & Michael H. Weber (screenplay)

Synopsis: An offbeat romantic comedy about a woman who doesn't believe true love exists, and the young man who falls for her.

music

8 Mile

Written By: Scott Silver (screenplay)

Synopsis: A young rapper, struggling with every aspect of his life, wants to make it big but his friends and foes make this odyssey of rap harder than it may seem.

mystery

Ad Astra

Written By: James Gray, Ethan Gross (screenplay)

Synopsis: Astronaut Roy McBride undertakes a mission across an unforgiving solar system to uncover the truth about his missing father and his doomed expedition that now, 30 years later, threatens the universe.

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Written By: Charlie Kaufman (screenplay), Susan Orlean (book) 

Synopsis: A lovelorn screenwriter becomes desperate as he tries and fails to adapt 'The Orchid Thief' by Susan Orlean for the screen.

Written By: Charles Addams & Caroline Thompson and Larry Wilson (screenplay)

Synopsis: Con artists plan to fleece an eccentric family using an accomplice who claims to be their long-lost uncle.

Written By: Hergé (based on "The Adventures of Tintin" by), Steven Moffat and Edgar Wright & Joe Cornish (screenplay by)

Synopsis: Intrepid reporter Tintin and Captain Haddock set off on a treasure hunt for a sunken ship commanded by Haddock's ancestor.

horror

Alien

Written By: Dan O'Bannon (screenplay)

Synopsis: After a space merchant vessel receives an unknown transmission as a distress call, one of the crew is attacked by a mysterious life form and they soon realize that its life cycle has merely begun.

adventure

Almost Famous

Written By: Cameron Crowe (screenplay)

Synopsis: A high-school boy is given the chance to write a story for Rolling Stone Magazine about an up-and-coming rock band as he accompanies them on their concert tour.

Written By: Alan Ball (screenplay)

Synopsis: A sexually frustrated suburban father has a mid-life crisis after becoming infatuated with his daughter's best friend.

Written By: David McKenna (screenplay)

Synopsis: A former neo-nazi skinhead tries to prevent his younger brother from going down the same wrong path that he did.

Written By: Adam Herz (screenplay)

Synopsis: Four teenage boys enter a pact to lose their virginity by prom night.

comedy

Anchorman

Written By: Will Ferrell & Adam McKay (screenplay)

Synopsis: Ron Burgundy is San Diego's top-rated newsman in the male-dominated broadcasting of the 1970s, but that's all about to change for Ron and his cronies when an ambitious woman is hired as a new anchor.

romance

Annie Hall

Written By: Woody Allen & Marshall Brickman (screenplay)

Synopsis: Alvy Singer, a divorced Jewish comedian, reflects on his relationship with ex-lover Annie Hall, an aspiring nightclub singer, which ended abruptly just like his previous marriages.

animation

Anomalisa

Written By: Charlie Kaufman (screenplay)

Synopsis: A man crippled by the mundanity of his life experiences something out of the ordinary.

Written By: Billy Wilder & I.A.L. Diamond (screenplay)

Synopsis: A man tries to rise in his company by letting its executives use his apartment for trysts, but complications and a romance of his own ensue.

mystery

Arrival

Written By: Eric Heisserer (screenplay), Ted Chiang (novel)

Synopsis: A linguist works with the military to communicate with alien lifeforms after twelve mysterious spacecraft appear around the world.

Written By: Joss Whedon (screenplay)

Synopsis: Earth's mightiest heroes must come together and learn to fight as a team if they are going to stop the mischievous Loki and his alien army from enslaving humanity.

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Written By: Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely (screenplay)

Synopsis: After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers assemble once more in order to reverse Thanos' actions and restore balance to the universe.

Written By: Edgar Wright (screenplay)

Synopsis: After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail.

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Written By: Robert Zemeckis & Bob Gale (screenplay)

Synopsis: Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the eccentric scientist Doc Brown.

Written By: Jennifer Kent (screenplay)

Synopsis: A single mother and her child fall into a deep well of paranoia when an eerie children's book titled "Mister Babadook" manifests in their home.

Written By: Christopher Nolan & David S. Goyer (screenplay),
Bob Kane (original comics)

Synopsis: After training with his mentor, Batman begins his fight to free crime-ridden Gotham City from corruption.

Written By: Charlie Kaufman (screenplay)

Synopsis: A puppeteer discovers a portal that leads literally into the head of movie star John Malkovich.

Written By: John August (screenplay), Daniel Wallace (novel)

Synopsis: A frustrated son tries to determine the fact from fiction in his dying father's life.

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Written By: Joel Coen & Ethan Coen (screenplay)

Synopsis: Jeff "The Dude" Lebowski, mistaken for a millionaire of the same name, seeks restitution for his ruined rug and enlists his bowling buddies to help get it.

Written By: Charles Randolph & Adam McKay (screenplay by), Michael Lewis (based upon the book by)

Synopsis: In 2006-2007 a group of investors bet against the US mortgage market. In their research they discover how flawed and corrupt the market is.

drama

Birdman

Written By: Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Armando Bo (screenplay)

Synopsis: A washed-up superhero actor attempts to revive his fading career by writing, directing, and starring in a Broadway production.

Written By: Ryan Coogler & Joe Robert Cole (screenplay by), Stan Lee & Jack Kirby (based on comics by)

Synopsis: T'Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new future and must confront a challenger from his country's past.

Written By: Charlie Wachtel, David Rabinowitz, Kevin Willmott, Spike Lee (written by), Ron Stallworth (based on the book by).

Synopsis: Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer from Colorado Springs, CO, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan branch with the help of a Jewish surrogate who eventually becomes its leader. Based on actual events.

Written By: Hampton Fancher & David Webb Peoples (screenplay), Philip K. Dick (novel)

Synopsis: A blade runner must pursue and terminate four replicants who stole a ship in space, and have returned to Earth to find their creator.

Written By: Hampton Fancher & Michael Green (screenplay), Philip K. Dick (novel)

Synopsis: Young Blade Runner K's discovery of a long-buried secret leads him to track down former Blade Runner Rick Deckard, who's been missing for thirty years.

Written By: Tony Gilroy, Scott Z. Burns, George Nolfi (screenplay), Robert Ludlum (novel)

Synopsis: Jason Bourne dodges a ruthless C.I.A. official and his Agents from a new assassination program while searching for the origins of his life as a trained killer.

Written By: John Hughes (screenplay)

Synopsis: Five high school students meet in Saturday detention and discover how they have a lot more in common than they thought.

Written By: Kristen Wiig & Annie Mumolo (screenplay)

Synopsis: Competition between the maid of honor and a bridesmaid, over who is the bride's best friend, threatens to upend the life of an out-of-work pastry chef.

Written By: James Ivory (screenplay), André Aciman (novel)

Synopsis: In 1980s Italy, romance blossoms between a seventeen-year-old student and the older man hired as his father's research assistant.

horror

Carrie

Written By: Stephen King (novel), Lawrence D. Cohen (screenplay)

Synopsis: Carrie White, a shy, friendless teenage girl who is sheltered by her domineering, religious mother, unleashes her telekinetic powers after being humiliated by her classmates at her senior prom.

romance

Casablanca

Written By: Julius J. Epstein & Philip G. Epstein and Howard Koch (screenplay)

Synopsis: A cynical American expatriate struggles to decide whether or not he should help his former lover and her fugitive husband escape French Morocco.

Written By:  Jeff Nathanson (screenplay), Frank Abagnale Jr & Stan Redding (book)

Synopsis: Barely 21 yet, Frank is a skilled forger who has passed as a doctor, lawyer and pilot. FBI agent Carl, becomes obsessed with tracking down the con man. But Frank not only eludes capture, he revels in the pursuit.

Written By:  William Broyles Jr. (screenplay)

Synopsis: A FedEx executive undergoes a physical and emotional transformation after crash landing on a deserted island.

Written By:  Herman J. Mankiewicz & Orson Welles (screenplay)

Synopsis: Following the death of publishing tycoon Charles Foster Kane, reporters scramble to uncover the meaning of his final utterance; 'Rosebud'.

Written By: Craig Mazin (screenplay)

Synopsis: In April 1986, an explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics becomes one of the world's worst man-made catastrophes.

Written By: Robert Towne (screenplay)

Synopsis: A private detective hired to expose an adulterer finds himself caught up in a web of deceit, corruption, and murder.

Written By: Jean Shepherd & Leigh Brown and Bob Clark (screenplay)

Synopsis: In the 1940s, a young boy named Ralphie attempts to convince his parents, his teacher and Santa that a Red Ryder BB gun really is the perfect Christmas gift.

Written By: Stanley Kubrick (screenplay), Anthony Burgess (novel)

Synopsis: In the future, a sadistic gang leader is imprisoned and volunteers for a conduct-aversion experiment, but it doesn't go as planned.

animation

Coco

Written By: Adrian Molina & Matthew Aldrich (screenplay)

Synopsis: Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family's ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer.

Written By: Stuart Beattie (screenplay)

Synopsis: A cab driver finds himself the hostage of an engaging contract killer as he makes his rounds from hit to hit during one night in Los Angeles.

Written By: Charlie Kaufman (screenplay), Chuck Barris (novel)

Synopsis: An adaptation of the cult memoir of game show impresario Chuck Barris (Sam Rockwell), in which he purports to have been a C.I.A. hitman.

Written By: Chad Hayes & Carey W. Hayes (screenplay)

Synopsis: Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse.

Written By: Peter Chiarelli & Adele Lim (screenplay), Kevin Kwan (novel)

Synopsis: This contemporary romantic comedy, based on a global bestseller, follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend's family.

drama

Creed

Written By: Ryan Coogler & Aaron Covington (screenplay)

Synopsis: The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late friend and former rival Apollo Creed.

Written By: Juel Taylor & Sylvester Stallone (screenplay)

Synopsis: Under the tutelage of Rocky Balboa, newly crowned heavyweight champion Adonis Creed faces off against Viktor Drago, the son of Ivan Drago.

Written By: Du Lu Wang (book); Hui-Ling Wang & James Schamus & Kuo Jung Tsai (screenplay)

Synopsis: A young Chinese warrior steals a sword from a famed swordsman and then escapes into a world of romantic adventure with a mysterious man in the frontier of the nation.

Written By: Neil Jordan (screenplay)

Synopsis: A British soldier kidnapped by IRA terrorists soon befriends one of his captors, who then becomes drawn into the soldier's world.

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Written By: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan, and David S. Goyer (screenplay), Bob Kane (original comics)

Synopsis: When the menace known as the Joker wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, Batman must accept one of the greatest psychological and physical tests of his ability to fight injustice.

Written By: Jonathan Nolan & Christopher Nolan (screenplay), Christopher Nolan & David S. Goyer (story), Bob Kane (characters)

Synopsis: Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, Batman, with the help of the enigmatic Catwoman, is forced from his exile to save Gotham City from the brutal guerrilla terrorist Bane.

comedy

Deadpool

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Written By: Rhett Reese & Paul Wernick (screenplay)

Synopsis: A wisecracking mercenary gets experimented on and becomes immortal but ugly, and sets out to track down the man who ruined his looks.

Written By: William Monahan (screenplay)

Synopsis: An undercover cop and a mole in the police attempt to identify each other while infiltrating an Irish gang in South Boston.

Written By: Mackenzie Crook (screenplay)

Synopsis: The lives of two eccentric metal detectorists, who spend their days plodding along ploughed tracks and open fields, hoping to disturb the tedium by unearthing the fortune of a lifetime.

Written By: James Manos Jr. (teleplay), Jeff Lindsay (novel)

Synopsis: By day, mild-mannered Dexter is a blood-spatter analyst for the Miami police. But at night, he is a serial killer who only targets other murderers.

action

Die Hard

Written By: Jeb Stuart, Steven E. de Souza (screenplay), Roderick Thorp (novel)

Synopsis: An NYPD officer tries to save his wife and several others taken hostage by German terrorists during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles.

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Written By: Quentin Tarantino (screenplay)

Synopsis: With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.

Written By: Frank Pierson (screenplay)

Synopsis: Three amateur bank robbers plan to hold up a bank. A nice simple robbery: Walk in, take the money, and run. Unfortunately, the supposedly uncomplicated heist suddenly becomes a bizarre nightmare as everything that could go wrong does.

Written By: Richard Kelly (screenplay)

Synopsis: After narrowly escaping a bizarre accident, a troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a man in a large rabbit suit who manipulates him to commit a series of crimes.

Written By: Stanley Kubrick & Terry Southern and Peter George (screenplay)

Synopsis: An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a War Room full of politicians and generals frantically tries to stop.

action

Dredd

Written By: John Wagner, Carlos Ezquerra (characters), Alex Garland (screenplay)

Synopsis: In a violent, futuristic city where the police have the authority to act as judge, jury and executioner, a cop teams with a trainee to take down a gang that deals the reality-altering drug, SLO-MO.

action

Dunkirk

Written By: Christopher Nolan (screenplay)

Synopsis: Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire, and France are surrounded by the German Army, and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.

Written By: Tim Burton (story) & Caroline Thompson (story), Caroline Thompson (screenplay)

Synopsis: An artificial man, who was incompletely constructed and has scissors for hands, leads a solitary life. Then one day, a suburban lady meets him and introduces him to her world.

Written By: Charlie Kaufman (screenplay)

Synopsis: When their relationship turns sour, a couple undergoes a medical procedure to have each other erased from their memories.

drama

Fargo

Written By: Ethan Coen & Joel Coen (screenplay)

Synopsis: Jerry Lundegaard's inept crime falls apart due to his and his henchmen's bungling and the persistent police work of the quite pregnant Marge Gunderson.

Written By: Alex Garland (screenplay)

Synopsis: A young programmer is selected to participate in a ground-breaking experiment in synthetic intelligence by evaluating the human qualities of a highly advanced humanoid A.I.

Written By: Deborah Davis & Tony McNamara (screenplay)

Synopsis: In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend, Lady Sarah, governs the country in her stead. When a new servant, Abigail, arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah.

Written By: Lulu Wang (screenplay)

Synopsis: A Chinese family discovers their grandmother has only a short while left to live and decide to keep her in the dark, scheduling a wedding to gather before she dies.

drama

Fences

Written By: August Wilson (screenplay)

Synopsis: A working-class African-American father tries to raise his family in the 1950s, while coming to terms with the events of his life.

Written By: Chuck Palahniuk (novel), Jim Uhls (screenplay)

Synopsis: An insomniac office worker and a devil-may-care soapmaker form an underground fight club that evolves into something much, much more.

Written By: Luc Besson & Robert Mark Kamen (screenplay by) 

Synopsis: In the colorful future, a cab driver unwittingly becomes the central figure in the search for a legendary cosmic weapon to keep Evil and Mr. Zorg at bay.

Written By: Jez Butterworth & John-Henry Butterworth and
Jason Keller (written by) 

Synopsis: American car designer Carroll Shelby and driver Ken Miles battle corporate interference and the laws of physics to build a revolutionary race car for Ford in order to defeat Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1966.

animation

Frozen

Written By: Jennifer Lee (screenplay), Hans Christian Andersen (story)

Synopsis: When the newly crowned Queen Elsa accidentally uses her power to turn things into ice to curse her home in infinite winter, her sister Anna teams up with a mountain man, his playful reindeer, and a snowman to change the weather condition.

thriller

Get Out

Written By: Jordan Peele (screenplay)

Synopsis: A young African-American visits his white girlfriend's parents for the weekend, where his simmering uneasiness about their reception of him eventually reaches a boiling point.

Written By: Erin Cressida Wilson (screenplay by), Paula Hawkins (based on the novel by)

Synopsis: A divorcee becomes entangled in a missing persons investigation that promises to send shockwaves throughout her life.

Written By: Kenya Barris & Tracy Oliver (screenplay)

Synopsis: When four lifelong friends travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival, sisterhoods are rekindled, wild sides are rediscovered, and there's enough dancing, drinking, brawling, and romancing to make the Big Easy blush.

Written By: Dan Aykroyd & Harold Ramis (screenplay)

Synopsis: Three former parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service.

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Written By: Mario Puzo & Francis Ford Coppola (screenplay)

Synopsis: The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

thriller

Gone Girl

Written By: Gillian Flynn (book & screenplay)

Synopsis: With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.

Written By: Nicholas Pileggi & Martin Scorsese (screenplay)

Synopsis: The story of Henry Hill and his life in the mob, covering his relationship with his wife Karen Hill and his mob partners Jimmy Conway and Tommy DeVito in the Italian-American crime syndicate.

drama

Written By: Matt Damon & Ben Affleck (screenplay)

Synopsis: Will Hunting, a janitor at M.I.T., has a gift for mathematics, but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life.

adventure

The Goonies

Written By: Chris Columbus (screenplay by), Steven Spielberg (story by)

Synopsis: A group of young misfits called The Goonies discover an ancient map and set out on an adventure to find a legendary pirate's long-lost treasure.

Written By: Stephen King (novel), Frank Darabont (screenplay)

Synopsis: The lives of guards on Death Row are affected by one of their charges: a black man accused of child murder and rape, yet who has a mysterious gift.

thriller

Gravity

Written By: Alfonso Cuarón & Jonás Cuarón (screenplay)

Synopsis: Two astronauts work together to survive after an accident leaves them stranded in space.

Written By: Danny Rubin & Harold Ramis (screenplay)

Synopsis: A weatherman finds himself inexplicably living the same day over and over again.

Written By: Tom Scharpling (screenplay)

Synopsis: Five years after the events of Grown Ups 2, Lenny, Kurt, Eric and Marcus  reunite with their old friend Rob at a nightclub.

Written By: James Gunn (screenplay)

Synopsis: The Guardians struggle to keep together as a team while dealing with their personal family issues, notably Star-Lord's encounter with his father the ambitious celestial being Ego.

Written By: Jon Lucas & Scott Moore (screenplay)

Synopsis: Three buddies wake up from a bachelor party in Las Vegas, with no memory of the previous night and the bachelor missing. They make their way around the city in order to find their friend before his wedding.

horror

Halloween

Written By: John Carpenter & Debra Hill (screenplay)

Synopsis: Fifteen years after murdering his sister on Halloween night 1963, Michael Myers escapes from a mental hospital and returns to the small town of Haddonfield, Illinois to kill again.

Written By: Quentin Tarantino (screenplay)

Synopsis: In the dead of a Wyoming winter, a bounty hunter and his prisoner find shelter in a cabin currently inhabited by a collection of nefarious characters.

Written By: Dean DeBlois (screenplay)

Synopsis: When Hiccup discovers Toothless isn't the only Night Fury, he must seek "The Hidden World", a secret Dragon Utopia before a hired tyrant named Grimmel finds it first.

action

Hot Fuzz

Written By: Edgar Wright & Simon Pegg (screenplay)

Synopsis: A skilled London police officer is transferred to a small town with a dark secret.

drama

Her

Written By: Spike Jonze (screenplay)

Synopsis: In a near future, a lonely writer develops an unlikely relationship with an operating system designed to meet his every need.

Written By: Ari Aster (screenplay)

Synopsis: A grieving family is haunted by tragic and disturbing occurrences.

Written By: Charlie Kaufman (screenplay)

Synopsis: A woman is in love with a man in love with another woman, and all three have designs on a young man raised as an ape.

action

Inception

Written By: Christopher Nolan (screenplay)

Synopsis: A thief who steals corporate secrets through the use of dream-sharing technology is given the inverse task of planting an idea into the mind of a C.E.O.

Written By: Brad Bird (screenplay)

Synopsis: A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into action to save the world.

Written By: Lawrence Kasdan (screenplay)

Synopsis: In 1936, archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before Adolf Hitler's Nazis can obtain its awesome powers.

Written By: Paul Thomas Anderson (screenplay), Thomas Pynchon (novel)

Synopsis: In 1970, drug-fueled Los Angeles private investigator Larry "Doc" Sportello investigates the disappearance of a former girlfriend.

animation

Inside Out

Written By: Pete Docter & Meg LeFauve and Josh Cooley (screenplay)

Synopsis: After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions - Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness - conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house, and school.

Written By: Steven Zaillian (screenplay), Charles Brandt (book)

Synopsis: An aging hitman recalls his time with the mob and the intersecting events with his friend, Jimmy Hoffa, through the 1950-70s.

Action

Iron Man

Written By: Mark Furgus, Hawk Otsby, Art Marcum, Matt Holloway (screenplay) 

Synopsis: After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil.

Written By: Steven Rogers (screenplay)

Synopsis: Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the activity is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.

Written By: Eric Roth & Michael Mann (written by)

Synopsis: A research chemist comes under personal and professional attack when he decides to appear in a 60 Minutes exposé on Big Tobacco.

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Written By: Jonathan Nolan & Christopher Nolan (screenplay by)

Synopsis: A team of explorers travel through a wormhole in space in an attempt to ensure humanity's survival.

Written By: David Robert Mitchell (screenplay)

Synopsis: When a sports agent has a moral epiphany and is fired for expressing it, he decides to put his new philosophy to the test as an independent agent with the only athlete who stays with him and his former colleague.

Written By: Cameron Crowe (screenplay)

Synopsis: When a sports agent has a moral epiphany and is fired for expressing it, he decides to put his new philosophy to the test as an independent agent with the only athlete who stays with him and his former colleague.

Written By: Taika Waititi (screenplay), Christine Leunens (novel)

Synopsis: A young boy in Hitler's army finds out his mother is hiding a Jewish girl in their home.

crime

Joker

Written By: Todd Phillips & Scott Silver (screenplay)

Synopsis: In Gotham City, mentally troubled comedian Arthur Fleck is disregarded and mistreated by society. He then embarks on a downward spiral of revolution and bloody crime. This path brings him face-to-face with his alter-ego: the Joker.

comedy

Juno

Written By: Diablo Cody (screenplay)

Synopsis: Faced with an unplanned pregnancy, an offbeat young woman makes an unusual decision regarding her unborn child.

Written By: Michael Crichton (novel), Michael Crichton & David Koepp (screenplay)

Synopsis: A pragmatic paleontologist visiting an almost complete theme park is tasked with protecting a couple of kids after a power failure causes the park's cloned dinosaurs to run loose.

detective

Knives Out

Written By: Rian Johnson (screenplay)

Synopsis: A detective investigates the death of a patriarch of an eccentric, combative family.

Written By: Quentin Tarantino (screenplay)

Synopsis: After awakening from a four-year coma, a former assassin wreaks vengeance on the team of assassins who betrayed her.

Written By: Quentin Tarantino (screenplay)

Synopsis: The Bride continues her quest of vengeance against her former boss and lover Bill, the reclusive bouncer Budd, and the treacherous, one-eyed Elle.

Written By: Shane Black (screen story), Brett Halliday (novel)

Synopsis: A murder mystery brings together a private eye, a struggling actress, and a thief masquerading as an actor.

adventure

Labyrinth

Written By: Terry Jones (screenplay)

Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Sarah is given thirteen hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother Toby when her wish for him to be taken away is granted by the Goblin King Jareth.

Written By: Brian Helgeland & Curtis Hanson (screenplay)

Synopsis: As corruption grows in 1950s Los Angeles, three policemen - one strait-laced, one brutal, and one sleazy - investigate a series of murders with their own brand of justice.

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Written By: Damien Chazelle (screenplay)

Synopsis: While navigating their careers in Los Angeles, a pianist and an actress fall in love while attempting to reconcile their aspirations for the future.

Written By: Zak Penn (story) & Adam Leff (story), Shane Black (screenplay) & David Arnott (screenplay)

Synopsis: With the help of a magic ticket, a young movie fan is transported into the fictional world of his favorite action movie character.

Written By: Shane Black (screenplay by), Shane Black (story by) & Greg Hicks (story by)

Synopsis: A private detective's protected female witness is murdered, prompting him and the victim's boyfriend to investigate the crime that leads to a corrupt politician and a crooked football team owner.

Written By: Karen McCullah, Kirsten Smith (screenplay), Amanda Brown (novel)

Synopsis: Elle Woods (Reese Witherspoon), a fashionable sorority queen is dumped by her boyfriend. She decides to follow him to law school, while she is there, she figures out that there is more to her than just looks.

Written By: Shane Black

Synopsis: Two newly paired cops who are complete opposites must put aside their differences in order to catch a gang of drug smugglers.

Written By: Jeffrey Boam (screenplay), Shane Black (story) & Warren Murphy (story)

Synopsis: Riggs and Murtaugh are on the trail of South African diplomats who are using their immunity to engage in criminal activities.

Written By: Yorgos Lanthimos & Efthymis Filippou (screenplay)

Synopsis: In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.

drama

Lion

Written By: Luke Davies (screenplay), Saroo Brierley (novel)

Synopsis: A five-year-old Indian boy is adopted by an Australian couple after getting lost hundreds of kilometers from home. 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.

Written By: Robert Eggers & Max Eggers (screenplay)

Synopsis: Two lighthouse keepers try to maintain their sanity whilst living on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

animation

Lion King

Written By: Irene Mecchi, Jonathan Roberts, and Linda Woolverton (screenplay)

Synopsis: After the murder of his father, a young lion prince flees his kingdom only to learn the true meaning of responsibility and bravery.

Written By: Michael Arndt (screenplay)

Synopsis: A family determined to get their young daughter into the finals of a beauty pageant take a cross-country trip in their VW bus.

Written By: Greta Gerwig (written for the screen by), Louisa May Alcott (based on the novel by)

Synopsis: Jo March reflects back and forth on her life, telling the beloved story of the March sisters - four young women, each determined to live life on her own terms.

drama

Logan

Written By: Scott Frank, James Mangold, Michael Green (screenplay)

Synopsis: In a future where mutants are nearly extinct, an elderly and weary Logan leads a quiet life. But when Laura, a mutant child pursued by scientists, comes to him for help, he must get her to safety.

Written By: Shane Black (screenplay)

Synopsis: Samantha Caine lives in a small town with her daughter. Eight years ago she emerged, two months pregnant, from a nearby river with no memory of her past or who she is. However, she's getting closer to finding out about her past.

animation

The Lorax

Written By: Cinco Paul, Ken Daurio (screenplay), Dr. Seuss (book)

Synopsis: A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.

Written By: Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson (screenplay), J.R.R. Tolkien (novel)

Synopsis: A meek Hobbit from the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful One Ring and save Middle-earth from the Dark Lord Sauron.

Written By: Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Stephen Sinclair, Peter Jackson (screenplay), J.R.R. Tolkien (novel)

Synopsis: While Frodo and Sam edge closer to Mordor with the help of the shifty Gollum, the divided fellowship makes a stand against Sauron's new ally, Saruman, and his hordes of Isengard.

Written By: Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Stephen Sinclair, Peter Jackson (screenplay), J.R.R. Tolkien (novel)

Synopsis: Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron's army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.

Written By: Sofia Coppola (screenplay)

Synopsis: A faded movie star and a neglected young woman form an unlikely bond after crossing paths in Tokyo.

Written By: Richard Curtis (screenplay)

Synopsis: Follows the lives of eight very different couples in dealing with their love lives in various loosely interrelated tales all set during a frantic month before Christmas in London, England.

drama

Macbeth

Written By: Todd Louiso, Jacob Koskoff, Michael Lesslie (screenplay), William Shakespeare (play)

Synopsis: Macbeth, the Thane of Glamis, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders his king and takes the throne for himself.

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Written By: Matthew Weiner (screenplay)

Synopsis: A drama about one of New York's most prestigious ad agencies at the beginning of the 1960s, focusing on one of the firm's most mysterious but extremely talented ad executives, Donald Draper.

Written By: Kenneth Lonergan (screenplay)

Synopsis: A depressed uncle is asked to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy's father dies.

adventure

The Martian

Written By: Drew Goddard (screenplay), Andy Weir (novel)

Synopsis: An astronaut becomes stranded on Mars after his team assume him dead, and must rely on his ingenuity to find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive.

Written By: Noah Baumbach (screenplay)

Synopsis: Noah Baumbach's incisive and compassionate look at a marriage breaking up and a family staying together.

Written By: Lana Wachowski & Lilly Wachowski (screenplay)

Synopsis: A computer hacker learns from mysterious rebels about the true nature of his reality and his role in the war against its controllers.

Written By: Tina Fey (screenplay), Rosalind Wiseman (book)

Synopsis: Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George.

Written By: Woody Allen (screenplay)

Synopsis: While on a trip to Paris with his fiancée's family, a nostalgic screenwriter finds himself mysteriously going back to the 1920s every day at midnight.

horror

Midsommar

Written By: Ari Aster (screenplay)

Synopsis: A couple travels to Sweden to visit a rural hometown's fabled mid-summer festival. What begins as an idyllic retreat quickly devolves into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult.

thriller

Misery

Written By: Stephen King (novel), William Goldman (screenplay)

Synopsis: After a famous author is rescued from a car crash by a fan of his novels, he comes to realize that the care he is receiving is only the beginning of a nightmare of captivity and abuse.

horror

The Mist

Written By: Frank Darabont (screenplay), Stephen King (novel)

Synopsis: A freak storm unleashes a species of bloodthirsty creatures on a small town, where a small band of citizens hole up in a supermarket and fight for their lives.

Written By: Bruce Geller (television series), David Koepp & Steven Zaillian (story), David Koepp & Robert Towne (screenplay)

Synopsis: An American agent, under false suspicion of disloyalty, must discover and expose the real spy without the help of his organization.

Written By: Shane Black & Fred Dekker (screenplay)

Synopsis: A young group of monster fanatics attempt to save their hometown from Count Dracula and his monsters.

Written By: Steven Levitan & Christopher Lloyd (screenplay)

Synopsis: Three different but related families face trials and tribulations in their own uniquely comedic ways.

Written By: Barry Jenkins & Tarell Alvin McCraney (screenplay)

Synopsis: A young African-American man grapples with his identity and sexuality while experiencing the everyday struggles of childhood, adolescence, and burgeoning adulthood.

Written By: John Hughes (screenplay)

Synopsis: The Griswold family's plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster.

drama

Network

Written By: Paddy Chayefsky (screenplay)

Synopsis: A television network cynically exploits a deranged former anchor's ravings and revelations about the news media for its own profit.

Written By: Shane Black, Anthony Bagarozzi

Synopsis: In 1970s Los Angeles, a mismatched pair of private eyes investigate a missing girl and the mysterious death of a porn star.

Written By: Dan Gilroy (screenplay)

Synopsis: When Louis Bloom, a con man desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story.

Written By: Joel Coen & Ethan Coen (screenplay), Cormac McCarthy (novel)

Synopsis: Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon a drug deal gone wrong and more than two million dollars in cash near the Rio Grande.

Written By: Ted Griffin (screenplay)

Synopsis: Danny Ocean and his ten accomplices plan to rob three Las Vegas casinos simultaneously.

Written By: Ricky Gervais & Stephen Merchant (screenplay)

Synopsis: A mockumentary on a group of typical office workers, where the workday consists of ego clashes, inappropriate behavior, and tedium.

Written By: Budd Schulberg (screenplay)

Synopsis: An ex-prize fighter turned longshoreman struggles to stand up to his corrupt union bosses.

Written By: Robert Rodat (screenplay)

Synopsis: Peaceful farmer Benjamin Martin is driven to lead the Colonial Militia during the American Revolution when a sadistic British officer murders his son.

Written By: Bong Joon Ho & Jin Won Han (screenplay)

Synopsis: Greed and class discrimination threaten the newly formed symbiotic relationship between the wealthy Park family and the destitute Kim clan.

Written By: Steven Knight (screenplay)

Synopsis: A gangster family epic set in 1919 Birmingham, England; centered on a gang who sew razor blades in the peaks of their caps, and their fierce boss Tommy Shelby.

Written By: Stephen King (novel), Stephen King (screenplay)

Synopsis: After tragedy strikes, a grieving father discovers an ancient burial ground behind his home with the power to raise the dead.

Written By: Ted Elliott & Terry Rossio, Stuart Beattie and Jay Wolpert (screen story), Ted Elliott & Terry Rossio (screenplay)

Synopsis: Blacksmith Will Turner teams up with eccentric pirate "Captain" Jack Sparrow to save his love, the governor's daughter, from Jack's former pirate allies, who are now undead.

Written By: Steve Coogan, Jeff Pope (screenplay), Martin Sixsmith (book)

Synopsis: A world-weary political journalist picks up the story of a woman's search for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregnant and was forced to live in a convent.

Written By: Eric Roth, Brian Helgeland (screenplay), David Brin (novel)

Synopsis: A nameless drifter dons a postman's uniform and bag of mail as he begins a quest to inspire hope to the survivors living in post-apocalyptic America.

Written By: William Goldman (screenplay)

Synopsis: While home sick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him the story of a farmboy-turned-pirate who encounters numerous obstacles, enemies and allies in his quest to be reunited with his true love.

Written By:  Fred Dekker & Shane Black (written by), Jim Thomas & John Thomas (based on characters created by)

Synopsis: When a young boy accidentally triggers the universe's most lethal hunters' return to Earth, only a ragtag crew of ex-soldiers and a disgruntled scientist can prevent the end of the human race.

Written By:  Jonathan Nolan & Christopher Nolan (screenplay), 
Christopher Priest (novel)

Synopsis: After a tragic accident, two stage magicians engage in a battle to create the ultimate illusion while sacrificing everything they have to outwit each other.

Written By:  Mel Brooks (screenplay)

Synopsis: A stage-play producer devises a plan to make money by producing a sure-fire flop.

Written By: Quentin Tarantino & Roger Avary (screenplay)

Synopsis: The lives of two mob hitmen, a boxer, a gangster and his wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption.

Written By: Bryan Woods, Scott Beck, John Krasinski (screenplay)

Synopsis: In a post-apocalyptic world, a family is forced to live in silence while hiding from monsters with ultra-sensitive hearing.

Written By: Barry Morrow...(story), Ronald Bass, Barry Morrow (screenplay)

Synopsis: Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.

animation

Ratatouille

Written By: Brad Bird, Jan Pinkava, Jim Capobianco (screenplay)

Synopsis: A rat who can cook makes an unusual alliance with a young kitchen worker at a famous restaurant.

Written By: Scott Z. Burns (screenplay)

Synopsis: Idealistic Senate staffer Daniel J. Jones, tasked by his boss to lead an investigation into the CIA's post 9/11 Detention and Interrogation Program, uncovers shocking secrets.

Written By: Quentin Tarantino (screenplay)

Synopsis: When a simple jewelry heist goes horribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant.

Written By: Justin Roiland & Dan Harmon (screenplay)

Synopsis: An animated series that follows the exploits of a super scientist and his not-so-bright grandson.

Written By: Max Allan Collins & Richard Piers Rayner (graphic novel), David Self (screenplay)

Synopsis: A mob enforcer's son witnesses a murder, forcing him and his father to take to the road, and his father down a path of redemption and revenge.

biography

Rocketman

Written By: Lee Hall (screenplay)

Synopsis: A musical fantasy about the fantastical human story of Elton John's breakthrough years.

drama

Rocky

Written By: Sylvester Stallone (screenplay)

Synopsis: A small-time boxer gets a supremely rare chance to fight a heavy-weight champion in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect.

comedy

The Room

Written By: Tommy Wiseau (screenplay)

Synopsis: Johnny is a successful bank executive who lives quietly in a San Francisco townhouse with his future wife, Lisa. One day, putting aside any scruple, she seduces Johnny's best friend, Mark. From there, nothing will be the same again.

Written By: Wes Anderson & Owen Wilson (screenplay)

Synopsis: The eccentric members of a dysfunctional family reluctantly gather under the same roof for various reasons.

Written By: Robert Rodat (screenplay)

Synopsis: Following the Normandy Landings, a group of U.S. soldiers go behind enemy lines to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action.

Written By: Oliver Stone (screenplay)

Synopsis: In 1980 Miami, a determined Cuban immigrant takes over a drug cartel and succumbs to greed.

Written By: Mike White (screenplay)

Synopsis: After being kicked out of his rock band, Dewey Finn becomes a substitute teacher of an uptight elementary private school, only to try and turn his class into a rock band.

Written By: Michael Bacall & Edgar Wright (screenplay), Bryan Lee O'Malley (Oni Press graphic novels)

Synopsis: In a magically realistic version of Toronto, a young man must defeat his new girlfriend's seven evil exes one by one in order to win her heart.

thriller

Scream

Written By: Kevin Williamson (screenplay)

Synopsis: A year after the murder of her mother, a teenage girl is terrorized by a new killer, who targets the girl and her friends by using horror films as part of a deadly game.

Written By: Stephen King (novel), David Koepp (screenplay)

Synopsis: A successful writer in the midst of a painful divorce is stalked at his remote lake house by a would-be scribe who accuses him of plagiarism.

Written By: Bruce Kirschbaum & Sam Kass (screenplay)

Synopsis: The continuing misadventures of neurotic New York City stand-up comedian Jerry Seinfeld and his equally neurotic New York City friends.

comedy

Shrek

Written By: Ted Elliott, Terry Rossio, Joe Stillman, Roger S.H. Schulman (screenplay), Willaim Steig (book)

Synopsis: A mean lord exiles fairytale creatures to the swamp of a grumpy ogre, who must go on a quest and rescue a princess for the lord in order to get his land back.

comedy

Shrek 2

Written By: Andrew Adamson, Joe Stillman, J. David Stem, and David N. Weiss (screenplay), William Steig (book)

Synopsis: Shrek and Fiona travel to the Kingdom of Far Far Away, where Fiona's parents are King and Queen, to celebrate their marriage. When they arrive, they find they are not as welcome as they thought they would be.

Written By: Thomas Harris (novel), Ted Tally (screenplay)

Synopsis: A young F.B.I. cadet must receive the help of an incarcerated and manipulative cannibal killer to help catch another serial killer, a madman who skins his victims.

Written By: M. Night Shyamalan (screenplay)

Synopsis: A boy who communicates with spirits seeks the help of a disheartened child psychologist.

Written By: Guillermo del Toro & Vanessa Taylor (screenplay)

Synopsis: At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity.

Written By: Stephen King (short story "Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption"), Frank Darabont (screenplay)

Synopsis: Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency.

Written By: Simon Pegg & Edgar Wright (screenplay)

Synopsis: A man's uneventful life is disrupted by the zombie apocalypse.

Written By: Stephen King (based upon the novel by), Stanley Kubrick &
Diane Johnson (screenplay by)

Synopsis: A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where a sinister presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from both past and future.

Written By: Aaron Sorkin (screenplay), Ben Mezrich (book)

Synopsis: As Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg creates the social networking site that would become known as Facebook, he is sued by the twins who claimed he stole their idea, and by the co-founder who was later squeezed out of the business.

animation

Soul

Written By: Pete Docter & Mike Jones & Kemp Powers (story & screenplay)

Synopsis: After landing the gig of a lifetime, a New York jazz pianist suddenly finds himself trapped in a strange land between Earth and the afterlife.

Written By: Scott Neustadter & Michael H. Weber (screenplay), Tim Tharp (novel)

Synopsis: A hard-partying high school senior's philosophy on life changes when he meets the not-so-typical "nice girl."

actiom

Speed

Written By: Graham Yost (screenplay)

Synopsis: A young police officer must prevent a bomb exploding aboard a city bus by keeping its speed above 50 mph.

Written By: Phil Lord, Rodney Rothman (screenplay by)

Synopsis: Teen Miles Morales becomes Spider-Man of his reality, crossing his path with five counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat for all realities.

Written By: Andrew Kevin Walker (screenplay by)

Synopsis: Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate the decapitations of three people, with the culprit being the legendary apparition, The Headless Horseman.

animation

Stand By Me

Written By: Stephen King (novel), Raynold Gideon &
Bruce A. Evans (screenplay)

Synopsis: After the death of one of his friends, a writer recounts a childhood journey with his friends to find the body of a missing boy.

Written By: George Lucas (screenplay)

Synopsis: Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a Wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the mysterious Darth Vader.

Written By: Leigh Brackett, Lawrence Kasdan, George Lucas (story)

Synopsis: After the Rebels are brutally overpowered by the Empire on the ice planet Hoth, Luke Skywalker begins Jedi training with Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader and a bounty hunter named Boba Fett all over the galaxy.

Written By: Lawrence Kasdan, J.J. Abrams, Michael Arndt (screenplay)

Synopsis: As a new threat to the galaxy rises, Rey, a desert scavenger, and Finn, an ex-stormtrooper, must join Han Solo and Chewbacca to search for the one hope of restoring peace.

Written By: George Lucas (screenplay)

Synopsis: Two Jedi escape a hostile blockade to find allies and come across a young boy who may bring balance to the Force, but the long dormant Sith resurface to claim their old glory.

Written By: George Lucas (screenplay)

Synopsis: Three years into the Clone Wars, the Jedi rescue Palpatine from Count Dooku. As Obi-Wan pursues a new threat, Anakin acts as a double agent between the Jedi Council and Palpatine and is lured into a sinister plan to rule the galaxy.

Written By: Will Ferrell & Adam McKay (screenplay and story), John C. Reilly (story)

Synopsis: Two aimless middle-aged losers still living at home are forced against their will to become roommates when their parents marry.

Written By: Jonathan Herman, Andrea Berloff, S. Leigh Savidge, 
Alan Wenkus, Andrea Berloff

Synopsis: The rap group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California, in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes Hip Hop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood.

Written By: Matt Duffer & Ross Duffer (screenplay)

Synopsis: When a young boy disappears, his mother, a police chief and his friends must confront terrifying supernatural forces in order to get him back.

comedy

Superbad

Written By: Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg (screenplay)

Synopsis: Two co-dependent high school seniors are forced to deal with separation anxiety after their plan to stage a booze-soaked party goes awry.

Written By: Charles Brackett & Billy Wilder & D.M. Marshman Jr. (screenplay)

Synopsis: A screenwriter develops a dangerous relationship with a faded film star determined to make a triumphant return.

Written By: Charlie Kaufman (screenplay)

Synopsis: A theatre director struggles with his work, and the women in his life, as he creates a life-size replica of New York City inside a warehouse as part of his new play.

Written By: Paul Schrader (screenplay)

Synopsis: A mentally unstable veteran works as a nighttime taxi driver in New York City, where the perceived decadence and sleaze fuels his urge for violent action by attempting to liberate a presidential campaign worker and an underage prostitute.

Written By: David Ayer (screenplay)

Synopsis: A rookie cop spends his first day as a Los Angeles narcotics officer with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears to be.

Written By: James Cameron & William Wisher (screenplay)

Synopsis: A cyborg, identical to the one who failed to kill Sarah Connor, must now protect her teenage son, John Connor, from a more advanced and powerful cyborg.

action

Tenet

Written By: Christopher Nolan (screenplay)

Synopsis: Armed with only one word, Tenet, and fighting for the survival of the entire world, a Protagonist journeys through a twilight world of international espionage on a mission that will unfold in something beyond real time.

drama

Titanic

Written By: James Cameron (screenplay)

Synopsis: A seventeen-year-old aristocrat falls in love with a kind but poor artist aboard the luxurious, ill-fated R.M.S. Titanic.

Written By: Paul Thomas Anderson (screenplay by), Upton Sinclair (novel)

Synopsis: A story of family, religion, hatred, oil and madness, focusing on a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business.

Written By: Eric Pearson, Craig Kyle, Christopher L. Yost (screenplay)

Synopsis: Imprisoned on the planet Sakaar, Thor must race against time to return to Asgard and stop Ragnarök, the destruction of his world, at the hands of the powerful and ruthless villain Hela.

Written By: Martin McDonagh (screenplay)

Synopsis: A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter's murder when they fail to catch the culprit.

western

Tombstone

Written By: Kevin Jarre (screenplay)

Synopsis: A successful lawman's plans to retire anonymously in Tombstone, Arizona are disrupted by the kind of outlaws he was famous for eliminating.

animation

Toy Story 4

Written By: Andrew Stanton & Stephany Folsom (screenplay by) 

Synopsis: When a new toy called "Forky" joins Woody and the gang, a road trip alongside old and new friends reveals how big the world can be for a toy.

western

True Grit

Written By: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen (screenplay), Charles Portis (novel)

Synopsis: A stubborn teenager enlists the help of a tough U.S. Marshal to track down her father's murderer.

Written By: Quentin Tarantino (screenplay)

Synopsis: In Detroit, a lonely pop culture geek marries a call girl, steals cocaine from her pimp, and tries to sell it in Hollywood. Meanwhile, the owners of the cocaine, the Mob, track them down in an attempt to reclaim it.

Written By: Andrew Niccol (screenplay)

Synopsis: An insurance salesman discovers his whole life is actually a reality TV show.

Written By: Melissa Rosenberg (screenplay), Stephenie Meyer (book)

Synopsis: Bella Swan moves to Forks and encounters Edward Cullen, a gorgeous boy with a secret.

Written By: Anthony McCarten (screenplay)

Synopsis: Behind Vatican walls, the conservative Pope Benedict XVI and the liberal future Pope Francis must find common ground to forge a new path for the Catholic Church.

Written By: Ronald Bronstein, Josh Safdie, Benny Safdie (screenplay)

Synopsis: With his debts mounting and angry collectors closing in, a fast-talking New York City jeweler risks everything in hope of staying afloat and alive.

animation

Up

Written By: Pete Docter, Bob Peterson (screenplay)

Synopsis: 78-year-old Carl Fredricksen travels to Paradise Falls in his house equipped with balloons, inadvertently taking a young stowaway.

Written By: Jason Reitman, Sheldon Turner (screenplay), Walter Kirn (novel)

Synopsis: Ryan Bingham enjoys living out of a suitcase for his job, travelling around the country firing people, but finds that lifestyle threatened by the presence of a potential love interest, and a new hire.

horror

Us

Written By: Jordan Peele (screenplay)

Synopsis: A family's serene beach vacation turns to chaos when their doppelgängers appear and begin to terrorize them.

Written By: Christopher McQuarrie (screenplay)

Synopsis: A sole survivor tells of the twisty events leading up to a horrific gun battle on a boat, which began when five criminals met at a seemingly random police lineup.

animation

Wall-E

Storytelling Without Dialogue in WALL-E

Written By: Andrew Stanton & Pete Docter (original story by), Andrew Stanton & Jim Reardon (screenplay by)

Synopsis: In the distant future, a small waste-collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind.

Written By: Mark Bomback & Matt Reeves (written by), 
Rick Jaffa & Amanda Silver (based on characters created by).

Synopsis: After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind.

Written By: Steve Faber & Bob Fisher (screenplay)

Synopsis: John Beckwith and Jeremy Grey, a pair of committed womanizers who sneak into weddings to take advantage of the romantic tinge in the air, find themselves at odds with one another when John meets and falls for Claire Cleary.

Written By: Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson, Edgar Allan Woolf,
Noel Langley (screenplay), L. Frank Baum (book)

Synopsis:
Dorothy Gale is swept away from a farm in Kansas to a magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her new friends to see the Wizard who can help her return home to Kansas and help her friends as well.

Written By: Nora Ephron (screenplay)

Synopsis:
Harry and Sally have known each other for years, and are very good friends, but they fear sex would ruin the friendship.

Written By: Damien Chazelle (screenplay)

Synopsis: A promising young drummer enrolls at a cut-throat music conservatory where his dreams of greatness are mentored by an instructor who will stop at nothing to realize a student's potential.

Written By: Simon Pegg & Edgar Wright (screenplay)

Synopsis: Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from twenty years earlier unwittingly become humanity's only hope for survival.

Written By: Rich Moore, Phil Johnston, Jim Reardon, Phil Johnston,
Jennifer Lee (screenplay)

Synopsis: A video game villain wants to be a hero and sets out to fulfill his dream, but his quest brings havoc to the whole arcade where he lives.

Written By: Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick (screenplay)

Synopsis: A shy student trying to reach his family in Ohio, a gun-toting tough guy trying to find the last Twinkie, and a pair of sisters trying to get to an amusement park join forces