Youth Without Youth Genre: Romance/Thriller/Science-Fiction Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola Written by: Francis F. Coppola (screenplay), Mircea Eliade (novel) Starring: Tim Roth, Bruno Gantz, Alexandra Maria Lara Release Date: December 14, 2007
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YOUTH WITHOUT YOUTH
Movie Plot: A love story wrapped in a mystery. Set in Europe before WWII, a timid professor is changed by a cataclysmic event and explores the mysteries of life.
Sweeney Todd Genre: Thriller/Musical/Horror Directed by: Tim Burton Written by: Stephen Sondheim (musical), John Logan (screenplay) Starring: Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Alan Rickman Release Date: December 21, 2007
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Movie Plot: Sweeney Todd (Johnny Depp) returns to London after having escaped a wrongful imprisonment, only to find that his wife and child have suffered at the hands of Judge Turpin (Alan Rickman), the very man who imprisoned him. With the help of his former landlady, Nellie Lovett (Helena Bonham Carter), Sweeney Todd launches a plan for vengeance that initially targets the individuals responsible for his misfortunes, but ultimately draws all society in his sights.
Spiderwick Chronicles Genre: Thriller/Fantasy Directed by: Mark Waters Written by: Karey Kirkpatrick (screenplay), David Berenbaum (screenplay), John Sayles (screenplay), Tony DiTerlizzi (book), Holly Black (books) Starring: Freddie Highmore, David Strathairn, Marie-Louise Parker, Nick Nolte Release Date: February 15, 2008
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Movie Plot: Upon moving into the run-down Spiderwick Estate with their mother, twin brothers Jared and Simon Grace, along with their sister Mallory, find themselves pulled into an alternate world full of faeries and other creatures.
Jumper Genre: Science-Fiction/Thriller Directed by: Doug Liman Written by: Simon Kinberg (screenplay), Steven Gould (novel) Starring: Hayden Christensen Release Date: February 15, 2008
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Movie Plot: A genetic anomaly allows a young man to teleport himself anywhere. He discovers this gift has existed for centuries and finds himself in a war that has been raging for thousands of years between ‘Jumpers’ and those who have sworn to kill them.
The Eye Genre: Drama/Horror/Thriller Directed by: David Moreau, Xavier Palud Written by: Sebastian Gutierrez, Jo Jo Yuet-chun Hui Starring: Jessica Alba Release Date: February 01, 2008
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Movie Plot: Sydney Wells (Jessica Alba) is an accomplished concert violinist who has been blind since a childhood tragedy. Sydney undergoes a double corneal transplant, and her sight is restored. But Sydney’s happiness is short-lived as unexplainable shadowy and frightening images start to haunt her. Are they a passing aftermath of her surgery, Sydney’s mind adjusting to sight, a product of her imagination, or something horrifyingly real? As Sydney’s family and friends begin to doubt her sanity, Sydney is soon convinced that her anonymous eye donor has somehow opened the door to a terrifying world only she can now see.
Hellboy 2 aka Hellboy 2 The Golden Army Genre: Action/Fantasy/Science-Fiction Directed by: Guillermo del Toro Written by: Guillermo del Toro (screenplay), Mike Mignola (comic book) Starring: Ron Perlman, Doug Jones, Selma Blair, Jeffrey Tambor Release Date: July 11, 2008
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Movie Plot: The mythical world starts a rebellion against humanity in order to rule the Earth, so Hellboy and his team must save the world from the rebellious creatures.
Solomon Kane Genre: Action/Adventure/Fantasy Directed by: Michael J. Bassett Written by: Michael J. Bassett (screenplay), Robert E. Howard (character) Starring: James Purefoy Release Date: October 28, 2009
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Movie Plot: The movie tells the origins of Solomon Kane and is hoped to be the first of a trilogy of movies. When the story opens Kane is a mercenary of Queen Elizabeth I fighting in Africa, but after an encounter with a demon, The Reaper, he realizes he must seek redemption or have his soul damned to Hell. He returns to England and lives a life of peace, converting to puritanism, but soon the doings of an evil sorcerer upset his plans and he must take up arms again.
That trailer of Solomon Kane does not look too bad. I wouldn’t say that I’m thrilled at watching it, but i do have a mild interest for the movie Solomon Kane by now. :)
Twilight 2 New Moon Genre: Fantasy/Thriller/Romance Directed by: Chris Weitz Written by: Stephenie Meyer (novel), Melissa Rosenberg (screenplay) Starring: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson Release Date: November 20, 2009
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TWILIGHT NEW MOON
Movie Plot: Bella Swan is devastated by the abrupt departure of her vampire love, Edward Cullen, but her spirit is rekindled by her growing friendship with the irresistible Jacob Black. Suddenly she finds herself drawn into the world of the werewolves, ancestral enemies of the vampires, and finds her loyalties tested.
Twilight Genre: Fantasy/Thriller/Romance Directed by: Catherine Hardwicke Written by: Melissa Rosenberg (screenplay), Stephenie Meyer (novel) Starring: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Ashley Greene, Peter Facinelli, Elizabeth Reaser, Jackson Rathbone Release Date: November 21, 2008
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Movie Plot: Seventeen-year-old Isabella Swan moves to the small town of Forks, Washington to live with her father. There, she finds herself drawn to a mysterious classmate, Edward Cullen, who is revealed to be a 108 year old vampire. Although Edward discourages the romance, they soon fall in love. When the arrival of another coven of vampires puts Bella in danger, Edward and his family band together to save her before she is killed.
Babylon AD Genre: Action/Science-Fiction/Thriller Directed by: Mathieu Kassovitz Written by: Mathieu Kassovitz (screenplay), Eric Besnard (screenplay), Maurice G. Dantec (novel) Starring: Vin Diesel, Michelle Yeoh, Gerard Depardieu, Lambert Wilson Release Date: August 29, 2008
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Movie Plot: Veteran-turned-mercenary Toorop takes the high-risk job of escorting a woman from Russia to America. Little does he know that she is host to an organism that a cult wants to harvest in order to produce a genetically modified Messiah.
Wolverine Genre: Action/Fantasy/Science-Fiction/Superhero Directed by: Written by: David Benioff (screenplay), Skip Woods (screenplay) Starring: Hugh Jackman, Liev Shreiber Release Date: May 01, 2009
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Movie Plot: Wolverine lives a mutant life, seeks revenge against Victor Creed (who will later become Sabertooth) for the death of his girlfriend, and ultimately ends up going through the mutant Weapon X program.
Charlie Wilson’s War Genre: Action/Drama/War/History Directed by: Mike Nichols Written by: Aaron Sorkin (screenplay), George Crile (book) Starring: Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, Philip Seymour Hoffman Release Date: December 25, 2007
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CHARLIE WILSON’S WAR
Movie Plot: Charlie Wilson’s War is a 2007 drama film about Democratic Texas Congressman Charlie Wilson (Tom Hanks), who conspired with a rogue CIA operative named Gust Avrakotos (Philip Seymour Hoffman) to launch an operation to help the Afghan Mujahideen during the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.