Piotr SzkopiakIn post-war England, ambitious journalist Stephen Underwood risks love, career and ultimately his life, to uncover the harrowing truth behind one of the greatest crimes of the Second World War. His investigation leads him into a dangerous, multi-layered conspiracy concerning the execution of 22,000 Polish military and civilians, and the British Government's cover up of one of Stalin's most notorious crimes. The Last Witness is a first-rate political thriller based on the harrowing true events of the Katyn Massacre in Spring 1940.
Phillip BorsosAn ambitious newspaper crime reporter becomes the unwitting ally of a vicious serial killer. A routine investigation of a shocking murder takes a bizarre twist when the killer contacts the reporter and appoints him his personal spokesman. As the killer's calls and clues increase, the reporter is lured into a deadly trap.
Dennis HopperForced to flee for her life and pursued by both the mob and FBI, Anne Benton is subjected to a life of loneliness and fear. But what happens when the heat of the chase becomes the heat of passion? Survival is the name of the game, where death seems the easy option.
Gabe TurnerSet in the estates in South East London, The Guvnors is a violent thriller that brings two generations together through conflict. Rizzle Kicks star Harley Sylvester co-stars as Adam, the leader of the younger generation. Adam's dark twisted persona controls the estates and refuses to be disrespected by anyone. Harley co-stars along with Doug Allen. A father to a son, Mitch has moved on from the violence he was known for in the past. However actions of Adam and his gang forces Mitch to revert to his old ways and seek revenge.
Peter LindmarkThere is a thin line between money and loyalty. Thomas Skepphult runs an investment company, and is arrested for the murder of his business partner when his fingerprint is found on the murder weapon. When he tries to call his lawyer, the phone is answered by someone who he thought had committed suicide years ago.
Gun Ho JangHeavenly Sword is a dramatic tale of revenge that sees Nariko (Anna Torv), a fiery red-haired heroine, embark on a quest for vengeance against the invading King Bohan (Alfred Molina) and his army. Once considered the failure of a legendary prophecy, Nariko must wield a sword that was ultimately meant for another. This ancient Heavenly Sword, once belonging to a powerful deity, can never be wielded by a mortal without it slowly and inevitably killing them. For Nariko, it is a race against time to avenge her clan before her life is irreparably overtaken by the omnipotent Heavenly Sword.
Nick RobertsonAfter discovering the last of his livestock have been mauled to death on his farm by a pack of wild dogs, hardened farmer and devoted family man Adam Wilson can do nothing but watch as his dreams of continuing the family business are shattered. Furthermore, the arrival of a bank representative at their farmhouse door announcing the foreclosure of their mortgage couldn’t come at a worse time. Angry and defiant, Adam sees him off his property, reassuring his saddened wife Carla and their two children Sophia and Kyle that they aren’t going anywhere. He’ll fight for the farm and the survival of his family at all costs. But shortly after darkness falls, unsuspecting shadows begin to lurk outside their farmhouse. The pack of wild dogs are preparing to close in, thirsty for blood and ready to attack. Through a series of frightening and bloody encounters with the pack of vicious beasts, Adam and Carla are forced into survival mode to protect their two children and make it through the nig
A.R. HiltonFour seasoned killers and one hapless professor are rounded up in one violent swoop and awake in chains to discover they are part of a demented experiment orchestrated by maniacal, mysterious captor. To decide their fate, they must share the motives behind their crimes as they face the judgement of their peers. The rules are non-negotiable and the outcome is clear: live or die. The moral compass spins frantically as all fight to justify their lives before the final vote is cast.
Joseph RubenEvil resides in an unexpected place in this gripping, suspense-filled drama. Macaulay Culkin stars as Henry, an angelic-looking boy who seems loving and loyal to his parents, sister and friends. Only his cousin Mark (Elijah Wood) sees what lurks behind Henry's smile - secret thoughts and a love of deadly games. But when Mark tries to warn Henry's family, they won't believe him, leaving the terrified youngster alone to battle his jealous, menacing cousin.
J. Lee ThompsonAction star Charles Bronson ("Death Wish") is an ex-crime reporter-turned-author, who takes a job as a go-between to help recover some stolen ledgers and instead becomes involved in a scheme to steal a bribe that some American businessmen are paying to Arabs. Featuring an all-star supporting cast, including John Houseman ("The Paper Chase"), Jacqueline Bisset ("Murder on the Orient Express"), Oscar-winner Maximillian Schell ("Judgment at Nuremburg"), Harry Guardino ("Dirty Harry"), Michael Lerner ("Barton Fink") and Daniel J. Travanti ("Hill St. Blues").
Ali AbbasiCustoms officer Tina is known for her extraordinary sense of smell. It's almost as if she can sniff out the guilt on anyone hiding something. But when Vore, a suspicious-looking man, walks past her, her abilities are challenged for the first time ever. Tina can sense Vore is hiding something she can't identify.
黃霑Strap yourself in for Final Destination 3, 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’s too late?
Thomas McGuaneA tale of sex, power and arson set in the sun-baked backwoods of Florida, where three rival tour guides are competing, with murderous effect. Tom Skelton is a drifter. His horizons are limited, and his background is shady - his father made an unsuccessful attempt at running a brothel, which employed Tom's own mother. The only family member of any worth is his wealthy grandfather Goldsboro, who disapproves of Tom's girlfriend Miranda. Tom is determined to make something of himself and prove his own self-worth. He sets up his own business as a guide specialising in taking well-heeled tourists to bountiful fishing spots. Obstacles in the way of him succeeding, come in the form of the cut-throat competition by rival fishing guides Nichol Dance, and Carter. They are used to sharing business between the two of them, and intend on keeping it that way. When their tactics become too dirty, Tom makes a rash decision and sets fire to Dance's boat. Angering him is the wrong thing to do, as Dance h
Eugenio MiraTom Selznick, the most talented pianist of his generation, stopped performing in public because of his stage fright. Years after a catastrophic performance, he reappears in public in a long-awaited concert in Chicago. In a packed theater, in front of the expectant audience, Tom finds a message written on the score: "Play one wrong note and you die." Without leaving the piano, Tom must discover the anonymous sniper's motives and look for help without anyone realizing...
Jim MickleHow can a split-second decision change your life?While investigating noises in his house one balmy Texas night in 1989, Richard Dane (Michael C. Hall, Dexter) puts a bullet in the brain of a low-life burglar. Although he’s hailed as a small-town hero, Dane soon finds himself fearing for his family’s safety when the deceased burglar's ex-con father (Sam Shepard) rolls into town hell-bent on revenge. However, not all is as it seems and Dane's life begins to unravel into a dark underworld of corruption and bloody violence.
Fouad MikatiSmall town nurse Miranda Wells (Rosamund Pike) is brutally raped in her own home by a mysterious man (Shiloh Fernandez). Following his arrest, she starts to write to her attacker but the letters are returned unopened. Determined to confront him, she begins regular prison visitations, against her father Mitchell’s (Nick Nolte) express wishes. Unable to understand his daughter’s intentions, his fears for her safety are heightened when her assailant is finally paroled... but has he underestimated her strength and resolve?
Neil JordanA sweet, naive young woman trying to make it on her own in New York City, Frances (Chloë Grace Moretz) doesn't think twice about returning the handbag she finds on the subway to its rightful owner. That owner is Greta (Isabelle Huppert), an eccentric French piano teacher with a love for classical music and an aching loneliness. Having recently lost her mother, Frances quickly grows closer to widowed Greta. The two become fast friends — but Greta's maternal charms begin to dissolve and grow increasingly disturbing as Frances discovers that nothing in Greta's life is what it seems in this suspense thriller from Academy Award®-winning director Neil Jordan.
Robin ProntRayburn Swanson (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) understands loss. His only teenage daughter was kidnapped five years ago and since then, he has slipped into a downward spiral of alcoholism and self destruction. After his daughter went missing, Rayburn swore off hunting and trapping and decided to help the very animals he used to kill by establishing a self-sufficient wildlife sanctuary that borders the inhospitable Boundary Waters Wilderness. Now he spends his days drinking and monitoring the animals’ activity with a series of closed-circuit cameras that surround his secluded property. His life becomes in jeopardy when Rayburn spots something horrifying on one of the security monitors; a killer, dressed in a ghillie suit, hunting a girl on Rayburn’s sanctuary who resembles his missing daughter. Determined to save the her, Rayburn sets off into the wilderness in a race to find her before the killer does.
Greg CarterFast money comes at a dangerous price! An aspiring actress becomes an exotic dancer in order to pay her ailing father's medical bills, but the job soon begins to take its toll on her relationship with her fiancé in this drama based on actual events.
Mary HarronAcclaimed director Mary Harron (AMERICAN PSYCHO, THE NOTORIOUS BETTIE PAGE) returns with the chilling story of Rebecca (Sarah Bolger of TV's ONCE UPON A TIME), a young girl who, haunted by her father's suicide, enrolls in an elite boarding school for girls. Before long, Rebecca's friendship with the popular Lucy (Sarah Gadon of COSMOPOLIS, CHARLIE BARTLETT) is shattered by the arrival of a dark and mysterious new student named Ernessa (Lily Cole of SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMENT).
Gary FlederSexy Andy Garcia heads an outstanding all-star cast in this riveting and highly original thriller! When a powerful mob boss (Christopher Walken) gives ex-gangster Jimmy the Saint (Garcia) one last job, it's an offer he can't refuse! But when someone gets killed, Jimmy and his partners are marked for death, leaving Jimmy just 48 hours to put things right for his buddies and the woman of his dreams (Gabrielle Anwar)!
Jennifer Chambers LynchFrom the twisted mind of Jennifer Lynch (HISSS, SURVEILLANCE), the daughter of acclaimed director David Lynch, comes one of the most violent and psychologically disturbing films of the year. When eight-year-old Tim (Eamon Farren of X: NIGHT OF VENGEANCE) and his mother, Sarah (Julia Ormond of TV’s MAD MEN, TV’s LAW & ORDER: CI), get picked up by a psychopathic cab driver named Bob (Vincent D’Onofrio of FULL METAL JACKET, TV’s LAW & ORDER: CI), it ends up being their last ride together. Bob murders the young boy’s mother and keeps Tim as his unwilling protégée, making him clean up the mess following each murder he commits. Years later, as a teenager, Tim must choose whether to follow in Bob’s serial killer footsteps or break free. Also starring, Jake Weber (DAWN OF THE DEAD), Gina Phillips (JEEPERS CREEPERS), and Evan Bird (TV’s THE KILLING).
Louis MorneauWerewolf: The Beast Among Us takes Universal Studios’ historic monster legacy to an all-new level of chilling action and terrifying suspense. When a mysterious creature terrorizes a village by moonlight, a local young man, Daniel, convinces a team of skilled werewolf hunters to let him join their quest to hunt it down. But as the villagers are attacked one by one and turned into vicious beasts, Daniel begins to fear that his ruthless foe is someone closer than anyone thinks. Starring Stephen Rea, Ed Quinn, Steven Bauer and Nia Peeples.
Richard GrayTo avoid a debt to a local thug (Jason Momoa), two brothers plan to fake a disappearance on an Alaskan mountaintop. But as the sheriff (Cary Elwes) becomes suspicious, the hoax turns real and a dangerous man is looking for blood. iTunes Extras includes an exclusive alternate ending!
David S. JacksonTerrorists threaten a nuclear holocaust by placing an atomic bomb on a hijacked train. The United Nations Anti-Crime force (UNACO), which specializes in anti-nuclear response, assembles a crack task force. The drama builds as the death train races across international borders, with the UNACO task force using increasingly sophisticated, dangerous tactics to stop it. The international balance of power hangs in the balance - and the world holds its breath.
David MarmorAfter leaving behind a painful past to follow her dreams, Sarah scores the perfect Hollywood apartment. But something is not right. Unable to sleep, tormented by strange noises and threatening notes, her new life quickly starts to unravel. By the time she learns the horrifying truth; it is too late. Caught in a waking nightmare, Sarah must find the strength to hold onto her crumbling sanity...or be trapped forever in an existential hell.
Sidney J. FurieThe Ipcress File is a tense thriller of espionage and counter-espionage, taken from the original and exciting best-selling novel by Len Deighton. When agent Harry Palmer is assigned the job of investigating worries over British security, his investigations spark off a trail of intrigue, double-dealing and murder. He is hurled into a tangled web of treachery as fantastic and exciting as can only be found in the complicated and highly professional game of world espionage.
Alistair LegrandWhen a single mother and her two young children are tormented by an increasingly strange and malevolent presence, she turns to her scientist boyfriend to hunt and destroy the violent forces that paranormal experts are too frightened to face. They’ve given up on outside help. No one is coming. The only thing left to do is find a way to survive the invasions that come over and over and over again.
Paula van der OestWhen Will discovers his wife and three children have suddenly disappeared, his perfect world begins to unravel. Setting out on a frantic search to recover his family and finding them in a remote village in northern France, relief soon turns to horror as he discovers his infant son has mysteriously died. What happened to his family? Is the cost of the truth a price worth paying?
John BarrCombining edge-of-your-seat thrills, suspense and breath-taking cinematography, Acting legend and Academy Award nominee Tom Berenger ('Inception', 'Platoon') stars as a retired veteran who, whilst hunting in the snowy outback of Northern Maine, discovers a dead body and a bag full of cash. Violence quickly escalates when a group of hardened criminals in search of the loot turn the hunter in to the hunted in an already stark and deadly wilderness. 'Blood and Money' is an enthralling cat-and-mouse thriller that will keep you on the edge of your seat.
Ross ClarkeThe Birdcatcher is a suspenseful, coming of age story set against the backdrop of violence and prejudice. Esther, a Jewish girl, has her world torn apart when the Nazis unleash their reign of terror on her small town. On her attempt to escape to Sweden, Esther ends up on an occupied farm where she befriends Aksel. To save herself from being discovered by the Nazis, she disguises herself as a boy. The daily challenge to keep her identity a secret lead to a series of choices and consequences which shift the paths of all those around her.
Corrado BocciaJosh Pratt is a smooth charming wall street broker whose world is turned upside down when he discovers his firm is being investigated, and his boss Vicha is facing insider trading charges. Vicha orders Josh to take a vacation to avoid being questioned, and thus begins Josh's journey, one that will take him deep into Bangkok's underbelly of crime, a world filled with violence, drugs, prostitution and murder.
Nattawut PoonpiriyaWelcome to an exam-cheating business run by ‘Lynn’ (Chutimon Chuengcharoensukying), a straight-A student who gets the idea for her business after helping ‘Grace’ (Eisaya Hosuwan) and ‘Pat’ (Teeradon Supapunpinyo). Grace is a prominent school activist who can’t get the grades she needs and Pat is a filthy-rich boy who believes money can buy anything. Lynn’s business skyrockets and the money starts to flood in as scores of students offer her cold hard cash in exchange for exam answers. One day, Lynn is offered the opportunity to make millions of Baht. It is Pat and Grace who devise a plan for her to take the STIC test, an international standardised test for students wanting to enrol in the world’s leading universities. The test is scheduled to take place on the same date and same time at locations all over the world.Although it will be extremely difficult to pull off, their plan is for Lynn to fly to a country in a time zone that’s ahead of Thailand and then send the
Troy NixeyFrom the fantastic mind of Guillermo Del Toro (Pan's Labyrinth) comes Don't Be Afraid of the Dark, a creepy, spine-tingling story, set in modern day but playing up fears from gothic childhood fairy tales - that demons, evil fairies, gnomes and ghouls lurk just outside our range of vision, and we'd better watch out. Sally Hurst (Bailee Madison: Just Go With It), a lonely, withdrawn child moves in with her father (Guy Pearce: The King's Speech, The Proposition) and his new girlfriend (Katie Holmes: Batman Begins) as they restore the Gothic estate, the sprawling Blackwood Manor. Sally discovers a hidden basement, undisturbed since the strange disappearance of the mansion's owner a century ago. Voices draw Sally in and she unwittingly opens a gateway into a hellish underworld from which an army of ancient, dark-dwelling creatures emerge - small in size but endless in number. As they conspire to drag her down into the macabre mansion's bottomless depths, Sally tries to warn everyone it's no
Irwin WinklerSandra Bullock, Dennis Miller and Jeremy Northam star in this hit thriller about a computer expert whose life is "erased" by a computer conspiracy. A freelance software analyst, Angela Bennett, is inadvertently drawn into a dangerous conspiracy when a client asks her to de-bug a CD-ROM game. Soon the client turns up dead and Angela is next on the hit-list. After the assassins obliterate her official identity, Angela realizes hers is not the only life being destroyed on the Net. Like the best Hitchcock, THE NET builds tension to unbearable heights until "this edge of your seat nail-biter explodes with suspense. Sandra Bullock is sensational." (Jeanne Wolf, Jeanne Wolf's Hollywood)
Stephan RickA former cop takes a job as a superintendent of a New York apartment building, but when his tenants start mysteriously disappearing, he is called into action to investigate. His efforts lead him to a series of cryptic riddles that he must solve in order to find the people who have vanished.
Jamie WestonElise is a bored housewife with no passion in her marriage to a wealthy businessman. She meets Felix, a charming photographer, who lures her into a steamy affair. Felix awakens in Elise erotic feelings she has not experienced before. He persuades her to explore her sexuality by sleeping with a variety of men. As they experiment sexually, Elise's confidence grows and her husband, fearing he might lose her, reignites the passion in their marriage. Felix becomes jealous when Elise tries to end the affair, and threatens to blackmail her with secretly recorded sex tapes of her experiences. Elise faces losing everything in this tale of love, fantasy and obsession.
Mark PellingtonFrom the director of Arlington Road comes a spine-tingling, super-natural thriller based on actual events that will rattle your nerves and shake your beliefs. Distraught by the sudden, tragic death of his wife (Debra Messing), John Klein (Richard Gere), a journalist for The Washington Post, finds himself mysteriously drawn to a small West Virginia town when his car inexplicably strands him. Rescued by the sympathetic but skeptical local police sergeant (Laura Linney), he soon learns that many of the town's residents have been beset by bizarre events, including sightings of an eerie "moth-like" entity, similar to the one seen by his late wife. Investigating further and having his own terrifying encounters with the creature, he becomes obsessed with the idea that this supernatural being can predict impending calamities and is trying to warn the town of one. Is this a psychic delusion brought on by his grief or can he convince the police sergeant that there's a tragedy that must be averte
Jo MorrisIn Dagenham, Essex, family dramas collide with the criminal underworld in a thrilling directorial debut from Jo Morris. When local hard man and drug dealer Billy Moroney is released from prison, his ex-partner Kim must decide whether she wants him in her life anymore. But Billy’s release will set off a chain of events that will draw in Kim, her daughter and and everyone they hold close, whether they like it or not.
Iain SoftleyJulianne Hough stars in this horror-thriller as a young bride-to-be who deliberately crashes her car off a deserted highway in an attempt to escape from a charming, predatory hitchhiker, played by Teddy Sears. When the plan backfires, trapping her in an overturned vehicle, she defends herself against a terrorizing psychopath—only to uncover a shocking truth that fuels her fight for survival.
Michael ThelinAs their parents head out for a date in the city, the Thompson children immediately take to their new babysitter Anna who seems like a dream come true: she's sweet, fun, and lets them do things that break all of their parents' rules. But as the night creeps along Anna's interactions with them take on a more sinister tone and the kids slowly realise that their caretaker may not be who she claims to be. Featuring a tour-de-force performance from Sarah Bolger, EMELIE is a multidimensional, nail-biting thriller that asks the question: how can you put an end to horror after you've already let it in?
Joe DanteJoe Dante, the director of GREMLINS, takes you on a thrilling adventure down into the depths of THE HOLE.
After moving into a new neighborhood, brothers Dane (Christopher Massoglia) and Lucas (Nathan Gamble) and their neighbor Julie (Hayley Bennett) discover
a bottomless hole in the basement of their home. They find that once the hole
is exposed, evil is unleashed. With strange shadows lurking around every corner and nightmares coming to life,
they are forced to come face to face with their darkest fears to put an end to
the mystery of THE HOLE.
Andy Nyman & Jeremy DysonProfessor Philip Goodman (ANDY NYMAN is a renowned skeptic of all things supernatural. Given the opportunity to investigate three case histories of baffling paranormal activity, he uncovers mysteries beyond his own imagination, leading to a nightmarish conclusion, both shocking and personal.
Uli EdelOscar winner Nicolas Cage stars in this intense thriller about one man's desperate search for his missing child. One year after his young son disappears, Mike Cole is haunted by eerie images and terrifying messages he can't explain. Together with his estranged wife, he will stop at nothing to unravel the mystery of the kidnapping and find their son and, in doing so, unearths an age-old legend that refuses to remain buried in the past.
Mark TonderaiWhile flying to his father’s funeral in rural Appalachia, an intense storm causes Marquis (Omari Hardwick) to lose control of the plane carrying him and his family. He awakens wounded, alone and trapped in Ms. Eloise’s (Loretta Devine) attic, who claims she can nurse him back to health with the Boogity, a Hoodoo figure she has made from his blood and skin. Unable to call for help, Marquis desperately tries to outwit and break free from her dark magic and save his family from a sinister ritual before the rise of the blood moon.
Mike BarkerNeil (GERARD BUTLER) and Abby Warner (MARIA BELLO) have the perfect life and a perfect marriage. When their young daughter Sophie is suddenly kidnapped, they have no choice but to comply with the abductors demands. The kidnapper, Ryan (PIERCE BROSNAN), a cold and calculating sociopath, takes over their lives and in the blink of an eye Neil and Abby’s safe and secure existence is turned upside down. As they try to meet Ryan’s demands time is running out on their little girl. Neil and Abby realize their nightmare is about to take its most deadly turn, they will have to face Ryan’s fi nal, horrifying challenge - would they kill an innocent man to save their own child?
Rowland V. LeeBoris Karloff stars in the role that made him a screen legend in this, the second sequel to the famous horror classic. The son of Dr. Frankenstein returns to the ancestral family castle 25 years after the explosive death of the monster. There he meets Ygor (Bela Lugosi), a mad shepherd who is hiding the comatose body of the creature. Hoping to clear the family name, the young Dr. Frankenstein (Basil Rathbone) revives the creature and attempts to rehabilitate him. But his noble goals are circumvented when Ygor sends the creature on a killing spree that spreads a new panic in the village. Praised by critics as one of the best of the Frankenstein series, Son of Frankenstein is a worthy heir to the landmark original.
Jonathan MostowAll roads lead to excitement with Kurt Russell in Breakdown, the non-stop thrill ride that's "a movie of nerve-frying intensity...Kurt Russell's best performance yet" (Rex Reed, New York Observer). Jeff Taylor (Russell) and his wife Amy (Kathleen Quinlan) are headed toward a new life in California when their car's engine dies on a remote highway. Amy accepts a ride from a helpful trucker (J.T. Walsh) while Jeff waits with the car. But when Jeff shows up at the agreed rendezvous, he finds his wife's not there. The locals aren't talking; the police aren't much help. With no one to turn to, Jeff battles his worst fears and begins a desperate, danger-ridden search to find Amy - Before it's too late!
James MangoldWhat if every choice we ever make was already made for us? What if there really were no coincidences in life and our destinies were already predetermined? Ten strangers with secrets are brought together in a savage rainstorm: A limo driver (John Cusack), an '80s TV star (Rebecca DeMornay), a cop (Ray Liotta) who is transporting a killer (Jake Busey), a call girl (Amanda Peet), a pair of newlyweds (Clea DuVall and William Lee Scott) and a family in crisis (John C. McGinley, Leila Kenzle, Bret Loehr), all take shelter at a desolate motel run by a nervous night manager (John Hawkes). Relief in finding shelter is quickly replaced with fear as the ten travelers begin to die, one by one. They soon realize that, if they are to survive, they'll have to uncover the secret that has brought them all together.
John HustonA British intelligence officer, posing as a diamond thief, is sent to jail for 20 years to catch a gang that has been arranging escapes from prison for wealthy criminals. Only the agent's immediate superior -- the mysterious Mr. Mackintosh -- knows his identity, and when Mackintosh is killed, the agent's troubles really start. Academy Award-winning screen legend Paul Newman stars.
Kevin GreutertLeaving her hectic city lifestyle behind, young mother-to-be Eveleigh (Fisher) joins her husband David (Mount) at their beautiful new vineyard home only to be plagued by terrifying noises and visions of a sinister hooded figure. No one else hears or sees these hallucinations, not even David, who grows increasingly worried about his wife's well-being. Desperate to prove her sanity, Eveleigh hunts down locals who reveal the haunted history of the vineyard in which she now resides. But when the pieces come together, the answer is far different – and more dangerous to her and her baby – than she ever imagined.
Bradley Parker"Chernobyl Diaries" is an original story from Oren Peli, who first terrified audiences with his groundbreaking thriller "Paranormal Activity." The film follows a group of six young tourists who, looking to go off the beaten path, hire an "extreme tour guide." Ignoring warnings, he takes them into the city of Pripyat, the former home to the workers of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, but a deserted town since the disaster more than 25 years ago. After a brief exploration of the abandoned city, however, the group soon finds themselves stranded, only to discover that they are not alone...
James MarshColette McVeigh: widow, mother, terrorist. A woman who has lived the Republican cause for all her 29 years. A woman whose brothers are both heavily involved at a senior level of the IRA, whose husband was killed by British security forces. A woman who is now an informer for MI5. Arrested in an aborted bombing attempt in London, Colette is given two choices: talk and see her son again, or stay silent and spend the rest of her life watching him grow up from behind the bars of a prison cell.
John FrankenheimerDesperate to escape his dreary, dead-end life, aging banker Arthur Hamilton (John Randolph) succumbs to a mysterious organization's offer of a new identity and a fresh start. Surgically transformed into the handsome, young Tony Wilson (Hudson), he begins a jet-set existence among a shadowy community of similar "Reborns." But Tony's heady exhilaration spirals into heart-stopping terror as he discovers that his newly purchased life carries a terrifying price.
Julian GilbeyA group of mountaineers are climbing in the Scottish Highlands when they discover a young girl buried alive in a small chamber in the wilderness. They become caught up in a terrifying game of cat and mouse with the kidnappers, as they try to get the girl to safety. Frightening, uncompromising and brutally realistic; this is the ultimate pursuit thriller.
Richard TuggleClint Eastwood, America's Oscar-winning box office sensation ("Unforgiven," "Million Dollar Baby"), portrays a homicide detective who's tracking a sex killer through New Orleans' famed French Quarter. This taut, psychological suspense thriller, co-starring Genevieve Bujold ("Coma"), has proven to be not only one of Eastwood's most highly praised critical successes, but a hot box office grosser as well! The Hollywood Reporter calls it "... a gripping psychological drama... a precisely structured, intriguingly developed suspense thriller." With Dan Hedaya ("Clueless," "The First Wives Club").
Nick WernhamFresh out of business school, Zachery Cranston seems to have all the tools necessary to succeed in the world of finance. But he is ambitious to a fault and finds himself lured by a dramatic new idea for a fund that may not be so legal.
Fred SchepisiAlcoholic book editor from a bargain-basement publishing house in Great Britain, "Barley" Scott Blair (Sean Connery), would rather be drinking in Lisbon than attending a book dealers' show in Russia. To his surprise his boozy holiday ends early when CIA agent (Mac McDonald) pays him a visit. It seems that through a book show intermediary the CIA has received a package from Russian book editor Katya (Michelle Pfeiffer) that contains remarkably detailed notebooks written by a cynical Russian physicist named "Dante" (Klaus-Maria Brandauer). The notebooks illustrate the jocularity of Russia's nuclear threat: Russian rockets "suck instead of blow...and can't hit Nevada on a clear day," in the harsh words of CIA Agent Russell Sheridan (Roy Scheider). Unsure of Dante’s motives in sending the notebooks to Blair and questionable about the end of the nuclear arms race the British Secret Service decides to send Blair to new Russia to meet Katya. His objectives: to assess new Russia's involvemen
Alejandro AmenábarMinnesota, 1990. Detective Bruce Kenner (Ethan Hawke) investigates the case of young Angela (Emma Watson), who accuses her father, John Gray (David Dencik), of an unspeakable crime. When John unexpectedly and without recollection admits guilt, renowned psychologist Dr. Raines (David Thewlis) is brought in to help him relive his memories and what they discover unmasks a horrifying nationwide mystery.
Roman PolanskiJohnny Depp unlocks the gates to hell in Roman Polanski's gothic thriller. Depp stars as Dean Corso, an unscrupulous rare-book dealer who is hired to locate the last remaining copies of "The Nine Gates of the Shadow Kingdom," a demonic manuscript that can summon the Devil. Corso becomes embroiled in a conspiracy involving murder, theft and satanic ritual, and ultimately finds himself confronting the Devil incarnate.
Devin McGinnBased on actual events. In 2010 the "Skinwalker Ranch" gained media attention after experiencing a wide range of unexplained phenomena. Reports ranged from UFO sightings to livestock mutilation, but maybe most notable was the disappearance of the ranch owner's eight year old son. Close to a year later, Modern Defense Enterprises has sent a team of experts to document and investigate the mysterious occurrences, which only escalate upon their arrival. Tensions rise as the team must decide whether the answers are worth risking their lives for or if they should just call off the investigation and leave the ranch if that is even an option.
Michael MannRed Dragon, the Thomas Harris novel that introduced serial killer Hannibal Lecter to the world, was adapted for the screen by Michael Mann as Manhunter. Ace criminal profiler Will Graham (William Petersen) is very good at his job because he has the ability to make himself think like the killers he tracks. Will has been in retirement since catching Hannibal "the Cannibal" Lecter (Brian Cox), as being inside that particular deranged mind caused Will to have a breakdown. Will's boss Jack Crawford (Dennis Farina visits Will at his home, showing him pictures from a murder scene and asking for his help in catching a new killer they have dubbed "the Tooth Fairy" (Tom Noonan). In order to test his mental strength, Will visits Hannibal in his prison cell. Adding to the already substantial mental stress Will experiences when he returns to the job are nosy tabloid reporter Freddy Lounds (Stephen Lang), as well as Hannibal's attempts at seeking revenge through the Tooth Fairy.
David KoeppAcademy Award® nominee Johnny Depp (2003 Best Actor, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl) gives his most riveting performance in this action/suspense thriller featuring a top-notch cast including John Turturro, Maria Bello, Academy Award® winner Timothy Hutton (1981 Best Supporting Actor, Ordinary People) and Charles S. Dutton. Following a bitter separation from his wife (Bello), famed mystery writer Mort Rainey (Depp) is unexpectedly confronted at his remote lake house by a dangerous stranger named John Shooter (Turturro). Claiming Rainey has plagiarized his short story, the psychotic Shooter demands justice. When Shooter's demands turn to threats - and then murder - Rainey turns to a private detective (Dutton) for help. But when nothing stops the horror from spiraling out of control, Rainey soon discovers he can't trust anyone or anything. A shocking psychological thriller from the writer of Panic Room, David Koepp.
Steven C. MillerAaron Eckhart (Olympus Has Fallen) stars as Frank Penny, a disgraced cop looking for a shot at redemption. When the police chief's 11-year-old daughter is abducted, Frank goes rogue to try and save her. But to find the girl, Frank will need the help of Ava Brooks (Courtney Eaton), whose live-streaming news channel is broadcasting Frank's every move. While a city watches, Frank and Ava race against time in this explosive action-thriller.
Scott SpeerBella Thorne stars in this delectably creepy and suspenseful supernatural thriller based on the popular young-adult novel. Ten years after a cataclysmic event left the world haunted by “Remnants” (ghost-like essences), a young girl receives a threatening message from beyond the grave, propelling her on a mission with consequences that will forever change the course of her life.
Neil JordanTwo mysterious women seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara meets lonely Noel, who provides shelter in his deserted guesthouse, Byzantium. Schoolgirl Eleanor befriends Frank and tells him their lethal secret. They were born 200 years ago and survive on human blood. As knowledge of their secret spreads, their past catches up on them with deathly consequence.
Karyn KusamaIn this taut psychological thriller by Karyn Kusama, the tension is palpable when Will shows up to his ex-wife Eden and new husband, David's dinner party. The pair's tragic past haunts an equally spooky present: Amid Eden's suspicious behaviour and her mysterious house guests, Will becomes convinced that his invitation was extended with a hidden agenda. Unfolding over one dark evening in the Hollywood Hills, The Invitation blurs layers of mounting paranoia, mystery, and horror until both Will and the audience are unsure what threats are real or imagined.
Michael LanderJohn Skillpa, a quiet bank clerk living in tiny Peacock, Nebraska, prefers to live an invisible life. Then, in a moment, everything changes. A train caboose runs off its tracks and crashes into John’s backyard and destroys more than the weathered planks of his wood fence. When neighbors descend on the scene, they discover John’s other personality, Emma, for the first time and mistakenly believe her to be John’s wife. This launches John into the glare of the spotlight and eventually shatters the delicate balance of his sanity.
Malcolm VenvilleProvocative, outrageously profane and surprisingly tender amidst an explosion of unbridled testosterone, 44 INCH CHEST explores the masculine ego at breaking point, testing whether fear is stronger than love. Colin (Ray Winstone) is in agony, shattered by his wife’s (Joanne Whalley) infidelity. However, he has friends who do more than stand by - they kidnap the wife's French lover and hold him prisoner so that Colin can restore his manhood with revenge. A kangaroo court takes place and as the situation escalates Loverboy's life hangs in the balance as Colin wrestles with revenge, remorse, grief and self pity, all the while egged on by his motley crew of friends who just want him to get on with it so they can get down the pub.
Andy ChengCuba Gooding, Jr. (Jerry Maguire, Pearl Harbor) leads an all-star cast which includes Burt Reynolds (The Longest Yard, The Dukes of Hazzard), James Woods (Any Given Sunday, John Q), Anne Archer (Clear and Present Danger) and Angie Harmon (TV's 'Law and Order') in this political action/thriller opening with a presidential assassination and following a perilous path of intrigue. The Secret Service agent (Gooding, Jr.) in charge of the president's protection detail blames himself for his team's failure and quits his post only to become obsessed with solving the crime. A tenacious reporter (Harmon) aids him in his quest. Together they unravel a web of lies as they try to divine the truth behind the conspiracy among shadowy assassins and ex-special ops.
Karen Leigh HopkinsPrimary schoolteacher Miss Meadows is not entirely what she appears. Well mannered ,sweet, and caring, yes, but underneath the candy sweet exterior hides the soul of a vigilante, taking it upon herself to right the wrongs in this cruel world by whatever means necessary. Who is the real Miss Meadows and what is she hiding?
Roger MichellJoe (Daniel Craig, Road to Perdition) is an accomplished writer and professor whose rational life is thrust into a downward spiral of guilt after witnessing a freak, fatal ballooning accident while picnicking with girlfriend Claire (Samantha Morton, Minority Report). Jed (Rhys Ifans, Notting Hill), another man involved in that fateful day, seeks out Joe looking for consolation and a way to make sense of this tragedy they’ve both witnessed. Jed soon becomes as inescapable to Joe as his guilt, and both men find themselves hurtling towards a final, terrifying choice driven by the destructive nature of obsession or the true endurance of love. Based on the acclaimed novel by Ian McEwan, Enduring Love is a psychological thriller about how fate shapes our relationships, how accidents can change our lives forever and how meaning is unraveled from sheer chaos.
Jeremy SaulnierA mysterious outsider's quiet life is turned upside down when he returns to his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance. Proving himself an amateur assassin, he winds up in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family.
Michele PlacidoWhen seasoned commissioner Mattei executes a major police operation to take down a notorious gang of bank robbers, expert sniper Vincent Kaminski opens fire from the rooftops, killing several officers in the process and enabling an explosive getaway for his desperate accomplices. With the heist compromised and one of the injured gang members in the hands of unorthodox physician Franck, Mattei launches a large-scale manhunt, doggedly determined to bring the robbers and their conspiring sniper to justice. With inventive nods to French master craftsman Jean Pierre Melville, The Lookout is a taut crime thriller in the gripping tradition of 36 Quai des Orfèvres, Inside Man and Heat - a sharply scoped tale of revenge and betrayal primed to strike on target.
Sam PeckinpahWhat would you do if a total stranger proved to you that your three closest friends are enemy agents? For investigative TV Host John Tanner (Rutger Hauer), the news comes on the eve of a reunion weekend at his home where the traitors (Craig T. Nelson, Dennis Hopper and Chris Sarandon) are all placed under intense surveillance by a mysterious CIA operative (John Hurt). But as the get-together turns deadly, are Tanner and his family being set up for the most shocking betrayal of all? From its stinging look at media manipulation to its stunning final twist, the ultimate conspiracy will be uncovered by whoever survives THE OSTERMAN WEEKEND.
Alfred HitchcockLegendary director Alfred Hitchcock ("Psycho," "Vertigo") presents a thrilling tale of murder and a chase for the killer through a crowded theatre in this all-star classic featuring Jane Wyman ("Falcon Crest") and screen legend Marlene Dietrich ("The Blue Angel").
Franc RoddamThe Lords of Discipline is a riveting and suspenseful tale of human triumph. David Keith (An Officer And A Gentleman) stars as Will McClean, a fine, disciplined cadet whose uncompromising integrity leads him to defy and reject the rules of conduct that have shaped him. The year is 1964. Carolina Military Institute has admitted, for the first time, a young black man into its freshman class. Will is asked to protect him from The Ten – a secret society of cadets dedicated to eliminating from the school those it deems "unfit." Steeped in myth and legend, The Ten's power extends to every corner of Will's life, and he is ultimately forced to risk his career, the love of his closest friends...and his own life.
Jameson BrooksWinter 1997. Amarillo, Texas. Brian Deneke is known for his green mohawk and undying passion for punk music. He throws punk shows with his friends at a rundown venue known as “Bomb City. ” And Brian, along with many of his fellow “punks, ” refuses to conform to the conservative culture that surrounds them. Their radical appearances stir social intolerance within the community, particularly with Cody Cates, a high school jock who assimilates to a pack known as “white-hatters. ” After losing a football game, Cody and a few other white-hatters have an altercation with several of the punks. This conflict ignites a series of hostile encounters between the two groups, climaxing one evening with a horrific, violent street fight. The night would soon become notorious for being one of the most controversial hate crimes in modern American culture. Based on a true story.
D.J. CarusoAfter his father's accidental death, Kale (Shia LaBeouf) remains withdrawn and troubled. When he lashes out at a well-intentioned but insensitive teacher, he finds himself under a court-ordered house arrest. His mother continues to cope, working extra shifts to support herself and her son, as she tries in vain to understand the changes in his personality. The walls of his house begin to close in on Kale as he takes chances to extend the boundaries both physical and emotional – of his confinement. His interests turn outside the windows of his suburban home toward those of his neighbors, including a mutual attraction to the new girl next door (Sarah Roemer). Together, they begin to suspect that another neighbor is a serial killer. Are their suspicions merely the product of Kale's cabin fever and vivid imagination? Or have they unwittingly stumbled across a crime that could cost them their lives?
Kenneth BranaghOscar nominee Kenneth Branagh (Henry V) and Oscar winner Emma Thompson (Howards End*) give dazzling dual-role performances in this supernatural-tinged romantic murder mystery. Mike Church (Branagh) is a L.A. gumshoe with a knack for tossing off wisecracks and tracking down missing persons. But Church doesn't have a clue when he's hired to help a beautiful amnesia victim (Thompson) tormented by blood-curdling nightmares. Then an eccentric antiques dealer and hypnotist (Derek Jacobi) leads Church to a startling discovery: The source of the nightmares may lie in a past-life connection to Margaret Strauss, a world-famous pianist allegedly murdered by her composer husband... in 1948. In the classic tradition of Spellbound and Rebecca, Dead Again "brings an entertaining genre back to life" (Tom Jacobs, Los Angeles Daily News). Costarring Andy Garcia.
Jose PadilhaAn act of terrorism leads to one of the most daring rescue missions ever attempted. When a commercial flight is hijacked in 1976 and diverted to an abandoned Entebbe Airport in Uganda, the terrified passengers become bargaining chips in a deadly political standoff.
Don SiegelCharley Varrick is a small-time crook who outfoxes the Mob in this fast-paced offbeat thriller directed by Don Siegel. Academy Award® winner Walter Matthau stars in a rare dramatic role, along with the powerful Joe Don Baker, as a tough Mafia hitman. Charley robs small banks with small payrolls. That keeps him out of trouble until he stumbles onto the Mob's secret stash. The chase is on as the Big Boys go after the "Last of the Independents." It's a heart-pounding ride that builds to a fiery airborne climax as Charley makes his last desperate run for the Mexican border and safety.
Gavin HoodReese Witherspoon, Jake Gyllenhaal and Meryl Streep star in this nail- biting thriller about a man who mysteriously disappears on a flight from South Africa to Washington DC and the government conspiracy put in place to cover it up.
Brian De PalmaFollowing the brutal Copenhagen knifing of his police partner and best friend, Christian Toft sets out on a hunt for the Afghan assailant, Ezra Tarzi, joined by his sometime lover and colleague. But they are not alone in wanting to find him. Renegade CIA agent Joseph Martin catches him first, but all is not as it seems in this story of hunters and the hunted - there are scores to be settled, rules to be bent and ulterior motives.
Jason EisenerA train pulls into the station - it's the end of the line. A hobo jumps from a freight car hoping for a fresh start in a new city. Instead, he finds himself trapped in an urban hell. This is a world where criminals rule the streets and Drake, the city's crime boss, reigns supreme alongside his sadistic, murderous sons, Slick and Ivan. Amidst the chaos, the hobo comes across a pawn shop window displaying a secondhand lawn mower. He dreams of making the city a beautiful place and starting a new life for himself. But as the brutality continues to rage around him, he notices a shotgun hanging above the lawn mower... Quickly, he realizes the only way to make a difference in this town is with that gun in his hand and two shells in its chamber...
Yuval AdlerBased on Yiftach R. Atir's book, The English Teacher, Yuval Adler’s “The Operative” is a taut psychological thriller about a young Western woman (Diane Kruger) recruited by the Mossad to go undercover in Tehran where she becomes entangled in a complex triangle with her handler (Martin Freeman) and her subject (Cas Anvar).
George RatliffDesperate to reignite the spark in their crumbling relationship, Bryan (Aaron Paul) and Cassie (Emily Ratajkowski) rent a beautiful, romantic villa in the Italian countryside using a home-sharing website called “Welcome Home” Soon after settling in, Cassie befriends Federico (Riccardo Scamarcio), the kind, handsome stranger who lives just down the road. Bryan is instantly threatened by Federico’s good looks and charm, and Cassie becomes upset by Bryan’s jealousy. Federico uses this jealousy to manipulate the couple into turning against each other. Bryan and Cassie find themselves caught in a sexy, voyeuristic, and increasingly dangerous game of cat and mouse where they discover the person you love the most may be the person you can trust the least.
Brian SkibaSecret-service agent Vic Davis (Ryan Phillippe) is on his way to pick up his estranged son, Shawn (Jack Griffo), from his college campus when he finds himself in the middle of a high-stakes terrorist operation. The daughter of a Supreme Court Justice, and his son's friend, is the target and this armed faction will stop at nothing to kidnap her and use her as leverage for a pending landmark legal case addressing the Second Amendment. Vic quickly realizes that there is no one coming to rescue them and must now use his entire set of skills to save her and his son from an incredibly dangerous and lethal situation.
Tom DeNucciThis gripping, stylish thriller reveals the true story of one of the largest robberies in US history. While doing time for a botched heist, two small-time crooks cook up an ill-fated scheme to rip off a nearby vault for $30 million-money that belongs to the local Mafia! The dream-team cast includes Theo Rossi ("Luke Cage"), and Clive Standen ("Vikings"), Chazz Palminteri (The Usual Suspects), Vincent Pastore ("The Sopranos"), Samira Wiley ("Orange is the New Black") and Don Johnson ("Watchmen").
Roman PolanskiDirector Roman Polanski casts himself in the lead of the psychological thriller The Tenant. Trelkovsky (Polanski) rents an apartment in a spooky old residential building, where his neighbors — mostly old recluses — eye him with suspicious contempt. Upon discovering that the apartment's previous tenant, a beautiful young woman, jumped from the window in a suicide attempt, Trelkovsky begins obsessing over the dead woman. Growing increasingly paranoid, Trelkovsky convinces himself that his neighbors plan to kill him. He even comes to the conclusion that Stella (Isabel Adjani), the woman he has fallen in love with, is in on the "plot." Ultimately, Polanski assumes the identity of the suicide victim — and inherits her self-destructive urges. Some critics found the movie tedious and overdone; others compared it to Polanski's early breakthrough, Repulsion. The film was based on Le Locataire Chimerique, a novel by Roland Topor.
Agneta Fagerström OlssonThe corpse of a young woman is found in a public park. Annika Bengtzon, a criminal reporter at the tabloid Kvällspressen, starts researching and gets more and more personally involved as she learns that the victim worked as a stripper at the club Studio Sex and was brutally murdered. Evidence arises that the Minister of Finance was present at Studio Sex on the night of the murder, and a political scandal ensues. But things are not as they appear.
Brian GibsonDemi Moore stars as Annie Laird, a struggling single mother who impulsively agrees to serve on a jury, hoping for a little excitement in her humdrum life. But she gets far more than she bargained for when she's forced to sacrifice the truth to save her son from the mob's seductive, psychotic enforcer (Alec Baldwin).