As a child, Michael Walker wished every day could be Christmas. That is, until a tragic accident crushed his holiday spirit. Thirty years later, Michael still can't muster any joy for the holidays, despite encouragement from his playful wife and well-intentioned parents. But when his young son faces a tragedy, Michael needs to make amends with his past. A mysterious man named Nick gives Michael a gift and instills in him the courage to find the joy that he lost.
Director: Tim McCanlies Writers: Lou Berney (screenplay by), Turk Pipkin (based on the novel by) Stars: Harry Connick Jr., Connie Britton, Chandler Canterbury
Jill's an artist. Adam's a filmmaker. And their love life is off the chain. There's no experience too wild, no dare too dangerous -- not even when Jill lets Adam strap her to a gurney in the abandoned hospital they're scoping out for their next art show. But he shouldn't have left her alone. Not even as a joke. Now, Jill's hookup with horror has awakened something in that place. Something with a lust for more than flesh.
Director: Bernard Rose Writer: Eric Reese Stars: Caitlyn Folley, Ian Duncan, Diana García
Mary Tobin has wonderful memories of family gatherings at the Christmas Lodge. When she arrives for a weekend vacation, she quickly realizes that the lodge that she loves has fallen into serious disrepair. With a lack of funds and a looming deadline, she not only restores the Christmas lodge's charm but finds love along the way.
Director: Terry Ingram Writers: Lawrence S. Richardson Jr., Renee de Roche (as Renee Elaine de Roche) Stars: Erin Karpluk, Michael Shanks, Rukiya Bernard
On a journey to find the cure for a Tatarigami's curse, Ashitaka finds himself in the middle of a war between the forest gods and Tatara, a mining colony. In this quest he also meets San, the Mononoke Hime.
Director: Hayao Miyazaki Writers: Hayao Miyazaki, Neil Gaiman (adapted by: English version) Stars: Yôji Matsuda, Yuriko Ishida, Yûko Tanaka
A decent but troubled young man is sent to a psychiatric institution for the criminally insane and soon finds himself in a fight for his life battling ghosts inside his head and very real enemies all around him.
Director: D.W. Brown Writer: D.W. Brown Stars: Nick Stahl, Dash Mihok, Olivia Wilde
A beautiful black gangster's moll flees to Harlem with a trunkload of gold after a shootout, unaware that the rest of the gang, and a few other unsavoury characters, are on her trail. A pudgy momma's boy becomes the object of her affections and the unlikely hero of the tale.
Director: Bill Duke Writers: Chester Himes (novel), John Toles-Bey (screenplay) Stars: Forest Whitaker, Gregory Hines, Robin Givens
It's Ed and Sarah's first night at their new home - an isolated farmhouse on the Scottish borders. This should be a new beginning away from their stressful London lives. And at first it is; come sunset they fall in love all over again on a wander in the woods. But as darkness falls, Sarah suspects they're not alone, Ed goes to investigate and quickly, the evening becomes a nightmare. It suddenly dawns on them; they do not belong here. And they certainly aren't welcome either....
Director: Simeon Halligan Writers: Ian Fenton, Ian Fenton Stars: Pollyanna McIntosh, Lee Williams, Joanne Mitchell
A street-wise teen from Baltimore who has been raised by a single mother travels to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives, where he embarks on a surprising and inspirational journey.
Director: Kasi Lemmons Writers: Langston Hughes (based on the play by), Kasi Lemmons (written for the screen by) Stars: Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett, Jennifer Hudson
Sophie's 18th birthday becomes a bloodbath when monsters descend upon her house and start to devour the party guests. Sophie and her friends must rally together to send their party crashers back to hell.
Director: Stewart Sparke Writer: Paul Butler Stars: Lyndsey Craine, Michaela Longden, Lizzie Aaryn-Stanton
Mara, a young Romanian woman, has just moved to the US with Dragos, her 9-year-old son, marrying Daniel, an American she has met only a few months ago. The film follows her through a series of revealing encounters during one day, from her problems of babysitting, her unplanned and uncomfortable meeting with a U.S. immigration official, to dealing with the police about her son she had to leave in a motel room and the bank issue for a loan with her husband.
Paris, 1900: a couple are horribly murdered by a masked man with a metal claw who rips their hearts out. The sole survivor and witness to the massacre is a young girl. Twelve years later in Rome a new wax museum is opened, whose main attractions are lifelike recreations of gruesome murder scenes. A young man bets that he will spend the night in the museum but is found dead the morning after. Soon, people start disappearing from the streets of Rome and the wax museum halls begin filling with new figures...
Director: Sergio Stivaletti Writers: Dario Argento (story), Lucio Fulci (story) Stars: Robert Hossein, Romina Mondello, Riccardo Serventi Longhi
Marcus is a popular massage therapist who struggles with parasomnia, a severe sleepwalking disorder that causes him to do things in his sleep that he cannot remember the next day. When he wakes up with blood on his hands and a knife at his side, he is startled to hear that a close friend has been found stabbed to death. Marcus frantically tries to put the pieces together - could he have murdered his friend while sleepwalking to hide a dark secret between them? The police close in as Marcus investigates his own nocturnal activities, desperate to figure out what happens after he goes to sleep. His journey to uncover the truth leads him to a shocking revelation.
Director: Allen Wolf Writer: Allen Wolf Stars: Philip Winchester, Tim Draxl, Lacey Chabert
When Will's father is killed by a dragon, he embarks on an epic journey filled by vengeance that leads him to an ancestral home which he stays at and works for the tyrannical Sterling in ... See full summary »
Director: Anne K. Black Writers: Anne K. Black, Kynan Griffin Stars: Richard McWilliams, Nicola Posener, Philip Brodie
A con artist moves her son to a conservative neighborhood in Oklahoma in an effort to build a better future, but it doesn't take long for her past to catch up with her, and for her son's behavior to cause problems of its own.
Poor Gregory. After being released from the Wishing Well Sanatorium, all he wants to do is make the children happy. So Gregory reopens the old ice cream factory, and all the unappreciative brats are reprocessed into the flavor of the day.
Director: Paul Norman (as Norman Apstein) Writers: David Dobkin (original story), David Dobkin Stars: Clint Howard, Justin Isfeld, Anndi McAfee
Brian Barnes (Johnny Messner) wakes up in the desert wounded and with no memory and no idea why he's surrounded by eight bodies, a van with four million in cash and a van full of cocaine. Brian is pursued by not only notorious drug lord Danny Perez (Danny Trejo) who desperately want his money back, and DEA Agent Rooker (Dolph Lundgren), but also a by the corrupt Sheriff Olson (Michael Pare) who will stop at nothing to get his hand on the new found fortune. On the run, Brian discovers the more he remembers the less he wants to know about who he really is.
Director: Timothy Woodward Jr. Writer: Sean Ryan Stars: Johnny Messner, Dolph Lundgren, Danny Trejo
A 90-year-old horticulturist and Korean War veteran is caught transporting $3 million worth of cocaine through Illinois for a Mexican drug cartel.
Director: Clint Eastwood Writers: Sam Dolnick (inspired by the New York Times Magazine Article "The Sinaloa Cartel's 90-Year Old Drug Mule" by), Nick Schenk Stars: Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper, Taissa Farmiga