Chuck's Movie List
  Title Movie Release Year Running Time Genre Director Actor Plot  
The Abyss 1989 171 mins Adventure; Science Fiction; Action James Cameron Ed Harris; Michael Biehn; Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio; Leo Burmester; Todd Graff; John Bedford Lloyd; J.C. Quinn; Kimberly Scott; Leo Burmeister; Captain Kidd Brewer Jr.; George Robert Klek; Christopher Murphy; Adam Nelson; Jimmie Ray Weeks; J. Kenneth Campbell An American nuclear submarine is attacked (during the cold war) and crashes underwater. The navy asks the workers of a nearby underwater oil rig who are joined by a number of navy SEALS to locate and investigate the cause of the crash. As the crew embark on their mission, they encounter a number of difficulties and discover that they may not be alone. There is something else down there. Details
The Adjustment Bureau 2010 99 mins Science Fiction; Thriller; Romance George Nolfi Matt Damon; Emily Blunt; Florence Kastriner; Phyllis MacBryde; Natalie Carter; Chuck Scarborough; Jon Stewart; Gregory P. Hitchen; Darrell Lenormand; Kar; Michael Kelly; RJ Konner; Susan D. Michaels; Anthony Mackie; Gregory Lay Just as he is on the brink of winning a senate seat, politician David Norris (Matt Damon) meets a ballerina named Elise Sellas (Emily Blunt). Though David is smitten, mysterious men conspire to keep him away from the beautiful dancer. David learns he is up against the powerful agents of Fate itself, and, glimpsing the future laid out before him, must either accept a predetermined path that does not include Elise, or defy Fate to be with her. Details
The Adventures Of Buckaroo Banzai Across The 8th Dimension 1984 103 mins Comedy; Adventure; Science Fiction; Romance W.D. Richter Peter Weller; John Lithgow; Ellen Barkin; Jeff Goldblum; Christopher Lloyd; Lewis Smith; Rosalind Cash; Robert Ito; Pepe Serna; Ronald Lacey Adventurer/surgeon/rock musician Buckaroo Banzai and his band of men, the Hong Kong Cavaliers, take on evil alien invaders from the 8th dimension. Details
The Adventures Of Sharkboy And Lavagirl In 3-D 2005 93 mins Adventure; Family; Fantasy; Action; Children Robert Rodriguez Taylor Lautner; Taylor Dooley; Kristin Davis; George Lopez; Cayden Boyd; David Arquette; Jacob Davich; Sasha Pieterse; Rico Torres; Marc Musso Max conjures up his perfect dreamworld...the Planet Drool. But his dream is more powerful than even he suspects, and his favorite dream super-heroes, Sharkboy and Lavagirl must help Max discover and conquer a source of danger that threatens to destroy their world. Details
Agent Cody Banks 2003 102 mins Comedy; Adventure; Family; Thriller; Action Harald Zwart Hilary Duff; Frankie Muniz; Martin Donovan; Angie Harmon; Ian McShane; Daniel Roebuck; Cynthia Stevenson; Arnold Vosloo; Darrell Hammond; Harry Van Gorkum; Connor Widdows Recruited by the U.S. government to be a special agent, nerdy teenager Cody Banks must get closer to cute classmate Natalie in order to learn about an evil plan hatched by her father. But despite the agent persona, Cody struggles with teen angst. Details
Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London 2004 100 mins Comedy; Adventure; Family; Mystery; Action Kevin Allen Frankie Muniz; Anthony Anderson; Hannah Spearritt; Cynthia Stevenson; Daniel Roebuck; Anna Chancellor; Keith Allen; James Faulkner; David Kelly; Santiago Segura; Connor Widdows; Keith David; Rod Silvers; Jack Stanley; Joshua Brody With all-new gadgets, high-flying action, exciting chases and a wisecracking new handler, Derek (Anthony Anderson), Cody has to retrieve the device before the world's leaders fall under the evil control of a diabolical villain. Details
Airplane! 1980 88 mins Comedy Jim Abrahams; David Zucker Kareem Abdul-Jabbar; Lloyd Bridges; Peter Graves; Julie Hagerty; Robert Hays; Leslie Nielsen; Robert Stack; Lorna Patterson; Stephen Stucker; Jim Abrahams; Frank Ashmore; Jonathan Banks; Craig Berenson; Lee Bryant; Joyce Bulifant Airplane is an American comedy that parodies the airplane catastrophe films from the 70’s. The film was a huge commercial success and is one of the most important films in American cinema history. Details
Alec To The Rescue 1999 Family Derrick Louw Barbara Carrera; Oliver Tobias; Ben Jeffrey; Cindy Marshall-Day; Alfred Ntombela Details
Anchorman: The Legend Of Ron Burgundy 2004 98 mins Comedy Adam McKay Christina Applegate; Fred Armisen; Will Ferrell; Kathryn Hahn; David Koechner; Chris Parnell; Paul Rudd; Fred Willard; Steve Carell; Seth Rogen; Chris Williams; Tim Robbins; Kevin Corrigan; Chuck D; Ben Stiller It's the 1970's as San Diego anchorman Ron Burgundy is the top dog in network TV, which gives way to his freewheeling sexism with his fraternal-like crew. But all that's about to change (or be jeopardized) when ambitious reporter Veronica Corningstone has just arrived as a new employee at his TV station. Details
Andrew Lloyd Webber: The Royal Albert Hall Celebration 1998 126 mins Music; Musical; Romance David Mallet; Steven Pimlott Tina Arena; Antonio Banderas; Sarah Brightman; Michael Ball; Keith Duffy; Stephen Gately; Mikey Graham; Ronan Keating; Shane Lynch; Glenn Close This birthday celebration for the musical writer Andrew Lloyd Webber (himself) features songs from his many musicals done by different singers: “Gethsemane” by Michael Ball (himself), “Vaults of Heaven”; two songs from Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat sung by Donny Osmond (himself); Sarah Brightman (herself) on her own and as part of a duet, singing Pie Jesu with young Ben De’ath (himself); songs from Evita and the Phantom of the Opera done by Antonio Banderas (himself), Sunset Boulevard songs done by Glenn Close (herself). Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (herself) sings “The heart is slow to learn.” The whole cast sings “Love Changes Everything” and “All I ask of you.” Details
The Andromeda Strain 2008 177 mins Science Fiction Mikael Salomon Benjamin Bratt; Eric McCormack; Rick Schroder; Andre Braugher; Christa Miller; Justin Louis; Ted Atherton; Bart Anderson; Nicola Anderson; Magda Apanowicz; Michale Ascher; Daniel Bacon; Chris Bradford; Tom Butler; Luke Camilleri A U.S. satellite crash-lands near a small town in Utah, unleashing a deadly plague that kills virtually everyone except two survivors, who may provide clues to immunizing the population. As the military attempts to quarantine the area, a team of highly specialized scientists is assembled to find a cure and stop the spread of the alien pathogen, code-named Andromeda. Details
Angels & Demons 2009 140 mins Drama; Anime; Thriller; Crime; Mystery Ron Howard Tom Hanks; Ewan McGregor; Ayelet Zurer; Stellan Skarsgård; Pierfrancesco Favino; Nikolaj Lie Kaas; Armin Mueller-Stahl; Thure Lindhardt; David Pasquesi; Cosimo Fusco; Victor Alfieri; Franklin Amobi; Curt Lowens; Bob Yerkes; Marc Fiorini The Pope died and the conclave has been called for. Four candidates were chosen. However, before the voting, the four candidates are killed one by one. The killer leaves clues that seems to say that he/she is from the Illuminati. Strangely though, the Illuminati was long thought to be extinct. Who is the mastermind? Who revived the Illuminati? What do they want? Details
Antitrust 2000 108 mins Thriller; Crime; Mystery Peter Howitt Rachael Leigh Cook; Ryan Phillippe; Claire Forlani; Tim Robbins; Richard Roundtree; Nate Dushku; Yee Jee Tso; Ed Beechner; Ned Bellamy; Scott Bellis; Tyler Labine; David Lovgren; Douglas McFerran; Zahf Paroo; Ian Robison A computer programmer's dream job at a hot Portland-based firm turns nightmarish when he discovers his boss has a secret and ruthless means of dispatching anti-trust problems. Details
Around The World In 80 Days 2004 120 mins Animation; Comedy; Adventure; Action Frank Coraci Jim Broadbent; Jackie Chan; Steve Coogan; Adam Godley; Roger Hammond; Ian McNeice; Karen Mok; David Ryall; Robert Fyfe; Cecile De France; Ewen Bremner; Arnold Schwarzenegger; Kathy Bates; Owen Wilson A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief, and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days. Details
Arthur Et Les Minimoys 2006 102 mins Animation; Family; Fantasy Luc Besson Freddie Highmore; Mia Farrow; Ron Crawford; Penny Balfour; Doug Rand; Adam Lefevre; Jean Bejote Njamba; Lee Delong; Christian Erickson; Robert William Bradford; Jerry Di Giacomo; Madonna; Snoop Dogg; David Bowie; David Suchet Arthur (Freddie Highmore) lives with his widowed Granny (Mia Farrow) in her quiet little house in the country. The house is threatened with foreclosure and Granny with eviction in two days if the nasty developer Davido (Adam Le Fevre) isn’t paid a huge sum of money. Arthur is only 10 years old but he knows it is up to him to save Granny’s home. She has often entertained him with tales of the Minimoys, a people so small they are all but invisible, and the cache of African rubies they hold. Arthur finds clues left by his grandfather Archibald (Ron Crawford) that lead him to discover the way into the tiny world of the Minimoys. Once there he discovers their underground city is under threat of flooding by the mosquito-borne troops of the rebel known as the Evil M (Alain Bashung). Arthur teams up with Princess Selenia (Mylène Farmer) and her younger brother Bétamèche (Cartman) to save the Minimoys. But he soon discovers that not only does the Evil M possess the African rubies he also holds Arthur’s grandfather as a prisoner in his city of Necropolis. Details
Artificial Intelligence: Ai 2001 145 mins Music; Science Fiction Steven Spielberg Haley Joel Osment; Frances O'Connor; Sam Robards; Jake Thomas; Jude Law; William Hurt; Ken Leung; April Grace; Matt Winston; Sabrina Grdevich; Theo Greenly; Curt Youngberg; Ashley Scott; John Prosky; Enrico Colantoni Eleven-year-old David is the first android with human feelings. He is adopted by the Swinton family to test his ability to function. Before they are done testing him though David goes off on his own following his wish to be a human. He is on an odyssey to understand the secret to his existence. A science fiction film from Steven Speilberg taken over from Stanley Kubrick. Details
The Astronaut Farmer 2007 104 mins Drama; Adventure Michael Polish Billy Bob Thornton; Virginia Madsen; Max Thieriot; Jasper Polish; Logan Polish; Bruce Dern; Mark Polish; Jon Gries; Tim Blake Nelson; Sal Lopez Texan Charles Farmer left the Air Force as a young man to save the family ranch when his dad died. Like most American ranchers, he owes his bank. Unlike most, he's an astrophysicist with a rocket in his barn - one he's built and wants to take into space. It's his dream. The FBI puts him under surveillance when he tries to buy rocket fuel; the FAA stalls him when he files a flight plan Details
August Rush 2007 100 mins Drama; Music Kirsten Sheridan Freddie Highmore; Keri Russell; Jonathan Rhys Meyers; Robin Williams; Leon G. Thomas III; Terrence Howard; Jamia Simone Nash; William Sadler; Alex O'Loughlin; Aaron Staton; Jamie O'Keefe A drama with fairy tale elements, where an orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents. Details
Avatar 2009 162 mins Science Fiction; Thriller; Action James Cameron Sam Worthington; Zoe Saldana; Sigourney Weaver; Stephen Lang; Joel Moore; Giovanni Ribisi; Michelle Rodriguez; Laz Alonso; Wes Studi; CCH Pounder; Dileep Rao; Matt Gerald; Sean Anthony Moran; Jason Whyte; Scott Lawrence Disabled Marine Jake Sully travels to planet Pandora to become an avatar, ingratiate himself with the natives and help Americans mine lucrative unobtainium. But he finds himself in an interstellar conflict after falling for Na'vi warrior Neytiri. Details
The Avengers 1998 86 mins Comedy; Adventure; Action Jeremiah S. Chechik Uma Thurman; Sean Connery; Ralph Fiennes; Patrick Macnee; Jim Broadbent; Fiona Shaw; Eddie Izzard; Eileen Atkins; John Wood; Carmen Ejogo British Ministry agent John Steed, under direction from "Mother", investigates a diabolical plot by arch-villain Sir August de Wynter to rule the world with his weather control machine. Steed investigates the beautiful Doctor Mrs. Emma Peel, the only suspect, but simultaneously falls for her and joins forces with her to combat Sir August. Details
The Avengers 2012 143 mins Adventure; Science Fiction; Action Joss Whedon Robert Downey Jr.; Chris Evans; Mark Ruffalo; Chris Hemsworth; Scarlett Johansson; Jeremy Renner; Tom Hiddleston; Clark Gregg; Cobie Smulders; Stellan Skarsgård; Samuel L. Jackson; Gwyneth Paltrow; Paul Bettany; Alexis Denisof When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. Spanning the globe, a daring recruitment effort begins! Details

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