It is 1183 AD, and King Henry II's three sons all want to inherit the throne, but he will not commit to a choice. The sons and his wife variously plot to force him to choose. Peter O'Toole, Kathryn Herpburn (1958)
The film is based on a true story of a Tennessee recluse - Felix Breazeale - who planned his own funeral while he was still alive, so he could enjoy it. Robert Duvall, Sissy Spacek, Bill Murray, Lucas Black. (2010)
A former Nazi executioner becomes a target of hitmen and government investigators. Michael Caine, Tilda Swinton, Jeremy Northam, Alan Bates, John Neville, Charlotte Rampling. (2003)
Based on a novel by Dashiell Hammett, this 1934 film stars William Powell as hard-drinking retired former detective Nick Charles and Myrna Loy as his wealthy heiress wife Nora. Accompanied by their wire-haired fox terrier Asta, the pair trade quips and comic relief as they investigate a crime that has no obvious solution. The film became so popular that thirteen more "Thin Man" movies were produced and released with Powell and Loy.
In the year leading up to the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair, the four Smith daughters learn lessons of life and love, even as they prepare for a reluctant move to New York. Judy Garland, Margaret O'Brien, Mary Astor. (1944)
Nick and Nora are at their wisecracking best as they investigate murder and racketeering at a local race track. Accompanied by their mischievous wire-haird fox terrier, they wise-crack their way through finding clues to the crimes. William Powell, Myrna Loy, Barry Nelson (1941)
In the near future, Astronaut Sam Bell is living on the far side of the moon, completing a three-year contract with Lunar Industries to mine earth's primary source of energy, Helium-3. Sam is fighting the clock to discover what's going on and where he fits into company plans. Sam Rockwell, Dominique McEllgott, Kaya Scodelario, Benedict Wong, Matt Berry, Malcolm Stewart. (2009)