Roy Neary Picture

Roy Neary Picture

Roy Neary (Richard Dreyfuss) in "Close Encounters of the Third Kind," the Steven Spielberg classic from 1977 about a man convinced aliens have - or will - arrive on Earth.
Rating: Unrated
Something's Happening

Something's Happening

In "Close Encounters of the Third Kind," something is about to happen. It's just a matter of what. Steven Spielberg explores the possibility of aliens landing on Earth in this 1977 classic that he wrote and directed. Richard Dreyfuss stars.
Rating: Unrated
Robert Wakefield Picture

Robert Wakefield Picture

Robert Wakefield (Michael Douglas) is a judge tapped by the U.S. President to lead America's war on drugs. But his war on drugs begins at home with his daughter Caroline.
Rating: Unrated
Montel Gordon Picture

Montel Gordon Picture

Montel Gordon (Don Cheadle) is an agent from the DEA trying to bring down a major U.S. importer of cocaine. His biggest task is keeping a key witness alive long enough to testify.
Rating: Unrated
Javier Rodriguez Rodriguez

Javier Rodriguez Rodriguez

Javier Rodriguez (Benicio Del Toro) is a Mexican drug agent who finds himself stuck amid corruption, murder and deceit while trying to bring down a Tijuana drug cartel. In "Traffic," we learn that no one gets away clean.
Rating: Unrated
Helena Ayala Picture

Helena Ayala Picture

Helena Ayala (Catherine Zeta-Jones) learns that her husband is a major drug dealer. She then positions herself to continue his operations and have the government's chief witness killed to free him from prison.
Rating: Unrated
The American President Picture

The American President Picture

The American President (1995) is the comedy-drama about a widowed US president and a lobbyist who fall in love. Shades of The West Wing, as well, as Aaron Sorkin wrote the film. Starring Michael Douglas and Annette Bening.
Rating: Unrated
Cast Away Picture

Cast Away Picture

Cast Away (2000), a Robert Zemeckis film starring Tom Hanks, is the story of a FedEx executive must transform himself, physically and emotionally, to survive after a plane bound for Asia crashes and leaves him stranded alone on a deserted island in the Pacific.
Rating: Unrated
Fire!

Fire!

Look what I have created! Chuck Noland (Tom Hanks) learns to survive on a desert island in "Cast Away," and one of his primary goals in the early going was to make fire. So as to cook food and stuff. The expression tells it all.
Rating: Unrated
Wilson

Wilson

Wilson the volleyball became the companion of Tom Hanks' Chuck Noland in "Cast Away." He gave voice to Chuck, as a vehicle with which he would communicate his thoughts.
Rating: Unrated
In Search of Meaning

In Search of Meaning

Julianne Moore, Tom Cruise, William H. Macy, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Philip Baker Hall, John C. Reilly and many other talented performers star in Magnolia (1999), where a group of interrelated characters search for meaning, belonging, and forgiveness in L.A.
Rating: Unrated
Down Come the Frogs

Down Come the Frogs

Paul Thomas Anderson's film "Magnolia" (1999) stars Philip Seymour Hoffman, Julianne Moore, Tom Cruise, William H. Macy, Philip Baker Hall, John C. Reilly and many others. The frogs fall down from the sky in the end as these characters search for the meaning of life in L.A.
Rating: Unrated

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