A romantic musical that follows a struggling actress and an upcoming jazz pianist who fall in love and try to find a perfect balance between love and achieving one's dreams. La La Land appeals to the the romantic in each one of us as it's story line mirrors the tumultuous experience of falling in love - terrific highs and heart wrenching lows. It tops everything off with an interesting final sequence exploring what is, and what could have been.
The dose of adrenalin that revived Marvel, Iron Man is a refreshing, take-no-prisoners adaptation of the famed comic book superhero. What's more? The movie's success has been replicated in the form of dozens of subsequent productions by the studio. The movie follows Tony Stark, an industrialist and engineering whiz who is captured by terrorists, and builds an exoskeleton suit to escape. The result? Iron Man!
Following Superman's colossal battle with Zod, Bruce Wayne, a business magnate considers Kal-El to be the greatest danger to mankind, and vows to destroy him. Following a series of events triggered by Lex Luthor, Wayne gets his crack at Superman, and an epic showdown ensues.
An unlikely pair comes together as a private detective and an unethical enforcer join hands to find a missing girl linked to the murder of a fading porn star. Assisted by the former's young daughter, the two discover a conspiracy concerning investigative journalism, pornography, and a takedown of corporate America.
En Sabah Nur, or Apocalypse, is the first mutant to have ever existed, and was entombed alive upon being betrayed by his worshippers. Awakened in 1983, he sets out to find his four lieutenants and correct the course of humanity, which he believes has lost its way. The only way to stop him? The familiar band of mutants led by Professor X and Mystique.
The movie revolves around Sam Witwicky, who comes across a fragment of the Cube which transfers Cybertronian knowledge to him. As the Decepticons successfully raise Megatron back from the dead and hunt Sam, they await the arrival of a former Prime known as The Fallen, who seeks revenge on Earth by turning on a machine to consume the Sun's energy. The only hope for Sam and the rest of the human race? The Autobots.
Based on Ben Mezrich's 2009 book, the Social Network details the founding of Facebook and subsequent lawsuits involving Eduardo Saverin, the Winklevoss twins, and Mark Zuckerberg. The movie is a brilliant watch though viewers must pay heed fact that the script takes several liberties, and distorts the truth by a fair margin.
Dr. Stephen Strange is the quintessential genius doctor who loses motor control of his hands following a terrible accident. The only way out for him appears to be through the dark, shrouded world of magic, and a mysterious figure known as the Ancient One. Strange's journey takes him through a min-boggling transition as he learns that reality is not all that it seems!
Black comedy white collar crime film that recounts the true story of Jordan Belfort and how his firm - Stratton Oakmont - was engaged in debauchery and corruption resulting in his downfall. The movie highlights the excesses of Wall Street, and has the typical ingredients of a Scorsese flick. The rags to riches rise of Belfort, followed by his troubles is eerily similar to the story line of Goodfellas, without Wall Street and the debauchery of course.