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21 ( Las Vegas ostroma )
2008 / 123 min  

Cast
Jim Sturgess as Ben
Kevin Spacey as Micky Rosa
Kate Bosworth as Jill
Aaron Yoo as Choi
Liza Lapira as Kianna
 

 

Storyline
Ben Campbell is a young, highly intelligent, student at M.I.T. in Boston who strives to succeed. Wanting a scholarship to transfer to Harvard School of Medicine with the desire to become a doctor, Ben learns that he cannot afford the $300,000 for the four to five years of schooling as he comes from a poor, working-class background. But one evening, Ben is introduced by his unorthodox math professor Micky Rosa into a small but secretive club of five. Students Jill, Choi, Kianna, and Fisher, who are being trained by Professor Rosa of the skill of card counting at blackjack. Intrigued by the desire to make money, Ben joins his new friends on secret weekend trips to Las Vegas where, using their skills of code talk and hand signals, they have Ben make hundreds of thousands of dollars in winning blackjack at casino after casino. Ben only wants to make enough money for the tuition to Harvard and then back out. But as fellow card counter, Jill Taylor, predicts, Ben becomes corrupted by greed …

Director: Robert Luketic
Writers: Peter Steinfeld, Allan Loeb

IMDB (6.7)

Alien: Resurrection ( Alien 4: Feltámad a Halál )
1997 / 109 min

Cast
Sigourney Weaver as Ellen Ripley
Winona Ryder as Annalee Call
Dominique Pinon as Vriess
Ron Perlman as Johner
Gary Dourdan as Christie

 

Storyline
200 years after the conclusion of Alien 3, the company is able to resurrect Ripley through the process of cloning and the scientists successfully take the Queen Alien out of her. But, Ripley’s DNA gets mixed up with the Queen’s and she begins to develop certain alien characteristics. The scientists begin breeding the aliens, but they later escape. Soon the Xeno-morphs are running amok on the ship, which is on course to earth. The Queen then gives birth to a deadly new breed of alien, which could spell disaster for the entire human race. It’s up to Ripley and a band of space pirates to stop the ship before it reaches earth.

Director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet
Writers: Dan O’Bannon, Ronald Shusett

IMDB (6.2)

Angels & Demons ( Angyalok és démonok )
2009 / 138 min  

Cast
Tom Hanks as Robert Langdon
Ewan McGregor as Camerlengo Patrick McKenna
Ayelet Zurer as Vittoria Vetra
Stellan Skarsgård as Commander Richter
Pierfrancesco Favino as Inspector Olivetti
 

Storyline
Following the murder of a physicist, Father Silvano Bentivoglio, a symbolist, Robert Langdon, and a scientist, Vittoria Vetra, are on an adventure involving a secret brotherhood, the Illuminati. Clues lead them all around the Vatican, including the four altars of science, Earth, Air, Fire and Water. An assassin, working for the Illuminati, has captured four cardinals, and murders each, painfully. Robert and Vittoria also are searching for a new very destructive weapon that could kill millions.

Director: Ron Howard
Writers: David Koepp, Akiva Goldsman

IMDB (6.6)

Armageddon
1998 / 151 min

Cast
Bruce Willis as Harry Stamper
Billy Bob Thornton as Dan Truman
Ben Affleck as A.J. Frost
Liv Tyler as Grace Stamper
Will Patton as Chick Chappel

 

Storyline
It is just another day at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), a few astronauts were repairing a satellite until, out of nowhere, a series of asteroids came crashing into the shuttle, destroying it. These asteroids also decimated New York soon thereafter. Then, NASA discovered that there is an asteroid roughly the size of Texas heading towards the Earth, and when it does hit the Earth, the planet itself and all of its inhabitants will be obliterated, worse, the asteroid will hit the Earth in 18 days. Unfortunately, NASA’s plans to destroy the asteroid are irrelevant. That is when the U.S. military decides to use a nuclear warhead to blow the asteroid to pieces. Then, scientists decide to blow the asteroid with the warhead inside the asteroid itself. The only man to do it, is an oil driller named Harry Stamper and his group of misfit drillers and geologists. As he and his drill team prepare for space excavation, the asteroid is still heading towards the Earth. When…

Director: Michael Bay
Writers: Jonathan Hensleigh

IMDB (6.4)

Avatar
2009 / 162 min

Cast
Sam Worthington as Jake Sully
Zoe Saldana as Neytiri
Sigourney Weaver as Grace
Stephen Lang as Colonel Miles Quaritch
Michelle Rodriguez as Trudy Chacon


Storyline
When his brother is killed in a robbery, paraplegic Marine Jake Sully decides to take his place in a mission on the distant world of Pandora. There he learns of greedy corporate figurehead Parker Selfridge’s intentions of driving off the native humanoid “Na’vi” in order to mine for the precious material scattered throughout their rich woodland. In exchange for the spinal surgery that will fix his legs, Jake gathers intel for the cooperating military unit spearheaded by gung-ho Colonel Quaritch, while simultaneously attempting to infiltrate the Na’vi people with the use of an “avatar” identity. While Jake begins to bond with the native tribe and quickly falls in love with the beautiful alien Neytiri, the restless Colonel moves forward with his ruthless extermination tactics, forcing the soldier to take a stand – and fight back in an epic battle for the fate of Pandora.

Director: James Cameron
Writer: James Cameron

IMDB (8.0)

Back to the Future ( Vissza a jövőbe )
1985 / 116 min

Cast
Michael J. Fox as Marty McFly
Christopher Lloyd as Dr. Emmett Brown
Lea Thompson as Lorraine Baines
Crispin Glover as George McFly

 

 

Storyline
Following the theft of a highly-secured piece of artwork, an agent convinces her insurance agency employers to allow her to wriggle into the company of an aging but active master thief. Connery’s burglar takes her on suspiciously and demands rigorous training before their first job together–stealing a highly-valued mask from a chichi party. Their deepening attraction and distrust could tear apart their partnership but the promise of a bigger prize (some eight billion odd dollars) by Zeta-Jones keeps the game interesting. Only, who’s playing with whom?

Director: Robert Zemeckis
Writers: Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale

IMDB (8.5)

Back to the Future II ( Vissza a jövőbe II )
1989 / 108 min

Cast
Michael J. Fox as Marty McFly
Christopher Lloyd as Dr. Emmett Brown
Lea Thompson as Lorraine Baines
Crispin Glover as George McFly
Thomas F. Wilson as Biff Tannen / Griff

 

 

Storyline
Marty McFly has only just gotten back from the past, when he is once again picked up by Dr. Emmett Brown and sent through time to the future. Marty’s job in the future is to pose as his own son to prevent him from being thrown in prison. Unfortunately, things get worse when the future changes the present.
Director: Robert Zemeckis
Writers: Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale

IMDB (7.7)

Back to the Future III ( Vissza a jövőbe III )
1990 / 118 min

Cast
Michael J. Fox as Marty McFly / Seamus McFly
Christopher Lloyd as Dr. Emmett Brown
Mary Steenburgen as Clara Clayton
Thomas F. Wilson as Buford ‘Mad Dog’ Tannen
Lea Thompson as Maggie McFly / Lorraine McFly

 

 

Storyline
Stranded in 1955, Marty McFly receives written word from his friend, Doctor Emmett Brown, as to where can be found the DeLorean time machine. However, an unfortunate discovery prompts Marty to go to his friend’s aid. Using the time machine, Marty travels to the old west where his friend has run afoul of a gang of thugs and has fallen in love with a local schoolteacher. Using the technology from the time, Marty and Emmett devise one last chance to send the two of them back to the future.

Director: Robert Zemeckis
Writers: Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale

IMDB (7.3)

Banana Joe ( Banános Joe )
96 min / 1982

Cast
Bud Spencer as Banana Joe
Marina Langner as Dorianne
Mario Scarpetta as Manuel
Gianfranco Barra as Torsillo

 

 


Storyline

A man is living happily on an island with his family, growing bananas. When a local mobster with an eye on man’s property tries to take it from him, he must go to the town for the first time to get some help.

Director: Steno
Writers: Mario Amendola, Bruno Corbucci

IMDB (5.8)

A Beautiful Mind ( Egy csodálatos elme )
2001 / 135 min

Cast
Russell Crowe as John Nash
Ed Harris as Parcher
Jennifer Connelly as Alicia Nash
Christopher Plummer as Dr. Rosen
Paul Bettany as Charles

 

Storyline
A biopic of the meteoric rise of John Forbes Nash Jr., a math prodigy able to solve problems that baffled the greatest of minds. And how he overcame years of suffering through schizophrenia to win the Nobel Prize.

Director: Ron Howard
Writers: Akiva Goldsman, Sylvia Nasar

IMDB (8.1)