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Year, ActorsMovie TitleStoryline
(2010) Noah Ringer, Nicola PeltzThe story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.
(2009) Shia LaBeouf, Megan FoxSam Witwicky leaves the Autobots behind for a normal life. But when his mind is filled with cryptic symbols, the Decepticons target him and he is dragged back into the Transformers' war.
(1995) Morgan Freeman, Brad PittTwo detectives, a rookie and a veteran, hunt a serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as his modus operandi.
(2007) Bruce Willis, Justin LongJohn McClane takes on an Internet-based terrorist organization who is systematically shutting down the United States
(2004) Nicolas Cage, Diane KrugerA treasure hunter is in hot pursuit of a mythical treasure that has been passed down for centuries, while his employer turned enemy is onto the same path that he's on.
(1999) Bruce Willis, Haley Joel OsmentA boy who communicates with spirits that don't know they're dead seeks the help of a disheartened child psychologist.
(1996) Will Smith, Bill PullmanThe aliens are coming and their goal is to invade and destroy. Fighting superior technology, Man's best weapon is the will to survive.
(1995) Bruce Willis, Brad PittIn a future world devastated by disease, 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.
(2003) Donald Sutherland, Mark WahlbergThieves plan to pull off the heist of their lives by creating Los Angeles' largest ever traffic jam.
(2007) Mark Wahlberg, Danny GloverA marksman living in exile is coaxed back into action after learning of a plot to kill the president. Ultimately double-crossed and framed for the attempt, he goes on the run to track the real killer and find out who exactly set him up, and why.
(1976) Sylvester Stallone, Talia ShireA small time boxer gets a once in a lifetime chance to fight the heavyweight champ in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect
(2008) Mark Wahlberg, Zooey DeschanelA strange, horrible and unprecedented crisis begins in Central Park. A high school science teacher, his wife and a young girl do what they can to survive it.
Year, ActorsMovie TitleStoryline
(2008) Owen Wilson, Jennifer AnistonA family learns important life lessons from their adorable, but naughty and neurotic dog.
(2000) Bruce Willis, Samuel L. JacksonA suspense thriller with supernatural overtones that revolves around a man who learns something extraordinary about himself after a devastating accident.
(1983) Eddie Murphy, Dan AykroydA snobbish investor and a wily street con artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.
(2004) Sigourney Weaver, William HurtThe population of a small, isolated countryside village believe that their alliance with the mysterious creatures that inhabit the forest around them is coming to an end.
(2006) Mark Wahlberg, Greg KinnearBased on the story of Vince Papale, a 30-year-old bartender from South Philadelphia who overcame long odds to play for the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles in 1976.
(1993) Tom Hanks, Denzel WashingtonWhen a man with AIDS is fired by a conservative law firm because of his condition, he hires a homophobic small time lawyer as the only willing advocate for a wrongful dismissal suit.
(1985) Harrison Ford, Kelly McGillisA young Amish boy is sole witness to a murder; policeman John Book goes into hiding in Amish country to protect him until the trial.
(1998) Denzel Washington, John GoodmanHomicide detective John Hobbes witnesses the execution of serial killer Edgar Reese. Soon after the execution the killings start again, and they are very similar to Reese's style.
(2004) Ben Affleck, Liv TylerAfter his career is sidelined from an unexpected tragedy and a personal blowup, a single man must take care of his precocious daughter.
(1978) David Emge, Ken ForeeFollowing an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
(1997) George Clooney, Nicole KidmanA US Army colonel and a civilian woman supervising him must track down stolen Russian nuclear weapons before they're used by terrorists.

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