Empire's Top 500 Movies (401-500) by IMDB Plot

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Spending the summer in a holiday camp with her family, Frances 'Baby' Houseman falls in love with the camp's dance instructor Johnny Castle
An oddball journalist and his psychopathic lawyer travel to Las Vegas for a series of psychedelic escapades
The population of a small town disappears and is replaced by aliens that chase human flesh for their intergalactic fast-food chain
Jerry is determined to disrupt Tom's concert while Tom fights him with the piano without missing a single note
A daydreaming pulp-fiction writer with an overprotective mother likes to imagine that he is a hero who experiences fantastic adventures
Jack Sparrow races to recover the heart of Davy Jones to avoid enslaving his soul to Jones' service
When [Title Character] is framed for a botched CIA operation he is forced to take up his former life as a trained assassin to survive
An examination of the machinations behind the scenes at a real estate office
A police sergeant is sent to a Scottish island village in search of a missing girl whom the townsfolk claim never existed
Belle, whose father is imprisoned by the Beast, offers herself instead and discovers her captor to be an enchanted prince
After a long visit to the lost remains of the planet Krypton, the Man of Steel returns to Earth to become the people's savior once again
Survivors of a worldwide plague that is producing aggressive, flesh-eating zombies, take refuge in a mega Midwestern shopping mall
Four weeks after a mysterious, incurable virus spreads throughout the UK, a handful of survivors try to find sanctuary
An All-American trucker gets dragged into a centuries-old mystical battle in Chinatown
A professional assassin is sent on a mission to a small Detroit suburb and, by coincidence, his ten-year high school reunion party is taking place there at the same time
Two strangers become dangerously close after witnessing a deadly accident
The infamous story of Benjamin Barker, who sets up a barber shop down in London which is the basis for a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, Mrs. Lovett
A teenage loner pushes his way into the underworld of a high school crime ring to investigate the disappearance of his ex-girlfriend
The murderous Bride continues her quest of vengeance against her former boss and lover
Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption
It's Harry's third year at Hogwarts; not only does he have a new 'Defense Against the Dark Arts' teacher, but there is also trouble brewing
Spanning over one thousand years, and three parallel stories, is a story of love, death, spirituality, and the fragility of our existence in this world
A shadowy freedom fighter uses terrorist tactics to fight against his totalitarian society
The [Title] band together to find a mutant assassin who has made an attempt on the President's life
When bitten by a genetically modified spider, a nerdy, shy, and awkward high school student gains spider-like abilities that he eventually must use to fight evil
The film follows the surf and skateboarding trends that originated in Venice, California during the 1970's
A short Arizona motorcycle cop gets his wish and is promoted to Homicide following the mysterious murder of a hermit
In 1850 Oregon, when a backwoodsman brings a wife home to his farm, his six brothers decide that they want to get married too
When a Jewish prince is betrayed and sent into slavery by a Roman friend, he regains his freedom and comes back for revenge
A mild-mannered man becomes a local hero through an act of violence, which sets off repercussions that will shake his family to its very core
A janitor at MIT has a gift for mathematics but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life
The story of a sergeant and the inner core members of his unit as they try to serve in and survive World War II
A man brutally murdered comes back to life as an undead avenger of his and his fiancée's murder
Revolves around a man who learns something extraordinary about himself after a devastating accident
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A bureaucrat tries to find a meaning in his life after he discovers he has terminal cancer
A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the Vietnam War has on his fellow Marine recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting
True story of a young man who suddenly appeared in Nuremberg, barely able to speak or walk, and bearing a strange note
On the hottest day of the year, everyone's hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence
Two co-dependent high school seniors are forced to deal with separation anxiety after their plan to stage a booze-soaked party goes awry
A martial artist agrees to spy on a reclusive crime lord using his invitation to a tournament there as cover
Weronika gets a place in a music school, works hard, but collapses and dies on her first performance
The cross-country adventures of two good-hearted but incredibly stupid friends
A disaffected soldier returns to his hometown to get even with the thugs who brutalized his mentally-challenged brother years ago
When wealthy industrialist Tony Stark is forced to build an armored suit after a life-threatening incident, he ultimately decides to use its technology to fight against evil
Maurice Faugel is preparing a house-breaking, and his friend Silien brings him the needed equipment. But Silien is a police informer
A wealthy New York investment banking executive hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he escalates deeper into his illogical, gratuitous fantasies
A young cop must prevent a bomb exploding aboard a city bus by keeping its speed above 50 mph
'Documentary' about a man who can look and act like whoever he's around, and meets various famous people
Two Jedi Knights escape a hostile blockade to find allies and come across a young boy who may bring balance to the Force
A killer known as Ghostface begins killing off teenagers, and as the body count begins rising, one girl and her friends find themselves contemplating the 'Rules' of horror films
A horrific car accident connects three stories, each involving characters dealing with loss, regret, and life's harsh realities, all in the name of love
With a dead body lying between them, two men wake up in the secure lair of a serial killer. The men must follow various rules and objectives if they wish to survive
A man desperate for money and no income turns prostitute and interplays with a variety of clients and hustlers
Taking place in a ruined family compound after the war, the film tells the story of the once prosperous Dai family
A girl who half-heartedly tries to be part of the 'in crowd' of her school meets a rebel who teaches her a more devious way to play social politics
After serving time for manslaughter, young Vince Everett becomes a teenage rock star
A fey super-thief runs around stealing jewels, gold, murdering innocent people, and being a nuisance to the government
A puppeteer discovers a portal that leads literally into the head of a movie star
Faced with an unplanned pregnancy, an offbeat young woman makes an unusual decision regarding her unborn child
A secret military project endangers Neo-Tokyo when it turns a biker gang member into a rampaging psionic psychopath
As students at the Navy's elite fighter weapons school compete to be best in the class, one daring young flyer learns a few things from a civilian instructor
While a corrupt businessman and the grotesque Penguin plot to take control of Gotham City, the Catwoman has her own agenda
A young man is confined in a mental hospital. Through a flashback we see that he was traumatized as a child, when he and his family were circus performers
A family determined to get their young daughter into the finals of a beauty pageant take a cross-country trip in their VW bus
Two men reaching middle age with not much to show but disappointment embark on a week long road trip through California's wine country
An in-depth examination of the way that the Vietnam war affects the lives of people in a small industrial town in the USA
French Resistance activist Andre Devigny is imprisoned by the Nazis, and devotes his waking hours to planning an elaborate escape
A streetwise NYPD detective joins a secret organization that polices extraterrestrial affairs on Earth
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The famed archaeologist/adventurer is called back into action when he becomes entangled in a Soviet plot to uncover the secret behind mysterious artifacts
A young New York socialite becomes interested in a young man who has moved into her apartment building
Rob, a record store owner and compulsive list maker, recounts his top five breakups, including the one in progress
An English Professor tries to deal with his wife leaving him and the arrival of his editor who has been waiting for his book for seven years
A convict is sent back in time to gather information about the man-made virus that wiped out most of the human population on the planet
On a journey to find the cure for a Tatarigami's curse, Ashitaka finds himself in the middle of a war between the forest gods and a mining colony
Fledgling writer Briony Tallis irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit
A 'pleasantly plump' teenager teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show
Ten sequences examine the emotional lives of women at significant junctures
After visiting 2015, Marty McFly must repeat his visit to 1955 to prevent disastrous changes to 1985
A man robs a bank to pay for his lover's operation; it turns into a hostage situation and a media circus
Danny and his eleven accomplices plan to rob three Las Vegas casinos simultaneously
Bagheera the Panther and Baloo the Bear have a difficult time trying to convince a boy to leave the jungle for human civilization
Expatriate American Harry Morgan helps to transport a Free French Resistance leader and his beautiful wife to Martinique
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
After graduating from Emory University, Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska
A psychoanalyst and his family go through profound emotional trauma when their son dies in a scuba diving accident
A rebellious young man with a troubled past comes to a new town, finding friends and enemies
A psychotic murderer institutionalized since childhood escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends
After Gilbert and Sullivan's latest play is critically panned, the frustrated team threatens to disband until it is inspired to write the masterpiece 'The Mikado.'
Two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword and a notorious fugitive are led to an impetuous, physically skilled, adolescent nobleman's daughter
Two business executives set out to exact revenge on the female gender by seeking out the most innocent girl they can find and ruining her life
Unscrupulous boxing promoters, violent bookmakers, a Russian gangster, incompetent amateur robbers, and supposedly Jewish jewelers fight to track down a priceless stolen diamond
After his son is captured in the Great Barrier Reef and taken to Sydney, a timid clownfish sets out on a journey to bring him home
The Dark Knight of Gotham City begins his war on crime with his first major enemy being the clownishly homicidal Joker
A hot-tempered farm laborer convinces the woman he loves to marry their rich but dying boss so that they can have a claim to his fortune
Peter Parker is beset with troubles in his failing personal life as he battles a brilliant scientist named Doctor Otto Octavius
In a dystopic and crime-ridden Detroit, a terminally-wounded cop returns to the force as a powerful cyborg with submerged memories haunting him
A veteran cop is partnered with a young suicidal cop. Both having one thing in common; hating working in pairs
After moving to a new town, two brothers are convinced that the area is frequented by vampires
In 1933 New York, an overly ambitious movie producer coerces his cast and hired ship crew to travel to mysterious Skull Island
A 'typical' day in the life of the Beatles, including many of their famous songs

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