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Maleficent

COMBINED RATING

75

Personal Rating IMDb Rotten Tomatoes MetaCritic 2014
90 70 62 62

Driven by revenge and a fierce desire to protect the moors over which she presides, Maleficent cruelly places an irrevocable curse upon the human king’s newborn infant Aurora. As the child grows, Aurora is caught in the middle of the seething conflict between the forest kingdom she has grown to love and the human kingdom that holds her legacy. Maleficent realizes that Aurora may hold the key to peace in the land and is forced to take drastic actions that will change both worlds forever.

 
         

           

Man Up

RATED

Director     Ben Palmer

SCORE

2015

SUMMARY

TRAILER

6.90

[SYNOPSIS]

         

A 34 year old single woman, Nancy, hung-over again, exhausted by the endless fruitless set ups by her friends, travelling up to London to toast another 10 years of her parent's successful happy magical marriage runs in with a 40 year old divorcee, Jack, who mistakes her for his 24 year old blind date. Nancy, deciding to go with it, happens to hop on the most chaotic yet hilarious journey of her life which neither of them will ever forget. There is drinking, truths, an old stalker class mate with a long standing crush, lost divorce papers, lost hopes, competitive indoor sports and yeah Jack finding out the truth that Nancy isn't his blind date. 'Man Up' a romantic comedy about taking chances, finding about being yourself, making decisions and rolling with the consequences.

           
         

           

The Martian

RATED

Director     Ridley Scott

SCORE

2015

SUMMARY

TRAILER

9.28

[SYNOPSIS]

         

During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive. Millions of miles away, NASA and a team of international scientists work tirelessly to bring "the Martian" home, while his crewmates concurrently plot a daring, if not impossible, rescue mission. As these stories of incredible bravery unfold, the world comes together to root for Watney's safe return.

           
           

             

Matchmaker Santa

RATED

Director     David S. Cass Sr.

SCORE

2012

SUMMARY

TRAILER

4.33

[SYNOPSIS]

As a little girl, Melanie Hogan (Lacey Chabert) wished to find her own Prince Charming, just like her parents found true love. Now an adult, Melanie is running her own bakery and dating a handsome CEO, Justin (Thad Luckinbill). Although things seem perfect when Justin asks Melanie to spend the holidays with him at his beautiful lake house upstate and meet his mother, Melanie finds herself spending more time with Justin's best friend and loyal assistant Dean (Adam Mayfield), who might have secret crush on her. When complications arise that throw Melanie and Dean together over the holiday, will the two realize they're meant to be?

 
         

           

Me And Earl And The Dying Girl

RATED

Director     Alfonso Gomez-Rejon

SCORE

2015

SUMMARY

TRAILER

9.22

[SYNOPSIS]

         

Seventeen-year-old Greg has managed to become part of every social group at his Pittsburgh high school without having any friends, but his life changes when his mother forces him to befriend Rachel, a girl he once knew in Hebrew school who has leukaemia.

           
         

           

Merry Matrimony

RATED

Director     John Bradshaw

SCORE

2015

SUMMARY

TRAILER

2.95

[SYNOPSIS]

         

Brie, an advertising executive, lands her dream assignment organizing the perfect Christmas wedding for a fashion magazine. If she succeeds, she will make partner at her firm. The only catch is that she unknowingly has been paired up with a certain high powered fashion photographer who just happens to be her estranged ex-boyfriend.

           
         

           

Midway

RATED

Director     Jack Smight

SCORE

1976

SUMMARY

TRAILER

6.90

[SYNOPSIS]

         

May 1941. After the Doolittle Raid Japan aims to expand its territory in the Pacific, to make such raids less likely. Their next target: Midway Island. However, the US Navy is intercepting their messages and has partially cracked their encryption code, forewarning them of Japan's intentions. Two US aircraft carrier task groups are sent to Midway, resulting in the one of the most important battles in history.

           
         

           

Mona Lisa Smile

RATED

Director     Mike Newell

SCORE

2003

SUMMARY

TRAILER

4.90

[SYNOPSIS]

         

A free-thinking art professor teaches conservative 1950s Wellesley girls to question their traditional social roles.

           
           

             

Monte Carlo

SCORE

5.34

Director     Thomas Bezucha

MY RATING

6.0  

2011

SUMMARY

TRAILER

CRITICS RATING

5.1  

[SYNOPSIS]

A young woman, her uptight step sister and her best friend use their savings for a long anticipated dream trip to Paris, which turns out to be a big disappointment. When they decide to take a break from their lousy tour and duck into the lobby of a luxury hotel, one of them is mistaken for a spoiled British heiress. Before they get the chance to reveal their true identities they are wrapped up in misadventures during a vacation to Monte Carlo instead.

 
         

           

The Moth Diaries

RATED

Director     Mary Harron

SCORE

2011

SUMMARY

TRAILER

3,73

[SYNOPSIS]

         

Rebecca is suspicious of Ernessa, the new arrival at her boarding school. But is Rebecca just jealous of Ernessa's bond with Lucie, or does the new girl truly possess a dark secret?

           
           

             

My First Wedding

SCORE

2.28

Director     Laurent Firode

MY RATING

2.0  

2006

SUMMARY

TRAILER

CRITICS RATING

3.7  

[SYNOPSIS]

A young lady (Rachael Leigh Cook) about to get married realizes that she has a problem: she fantasizes about every man she sees. She goes to confess at church but unknowingly confesses to a young man (Kenny Doughty) who is not a priest. He agrees to help her, but falls in love with her along the way. Unfortunately she still thinks he is a priest.

 
         

           

My Girlfriend's Boyfriend

RATED

Director     Daryn Tufts

SCORE

2010

SUMMARY

TRAILER

5.93

[SYNOPSIS]

         

Jesse, in a moment of bold self-confidence, introduces herself to Ethan, a struggling writer. And then in walks Troy, and in a moment of bold self-confidence, he introduces himself to Jesse. Jesse falls in love with both men, who happen to have a lot in common but still seem very different. What will happen when Jesse has to tell the truth?

           
         

           

My Little Princess

RATED

Director     Eva Ionesco

SCORE

2011

SUMMARY

TRAILER

5.88

[SYNOPSIS]

         

Violetta is raised by her grandmother. Her mother Hanna tries to make a living on taking photographs and concentrates on her dreams to become a famous artist. In order to succeed as an artist she doesn't worry about dating men of questionable reputation. Only every now and then her mother visits her daughter but during these occasions it occurs to her that her daughter could be a potential model. She starts exploiting her daughter who by transforming into a kind of Lolita becomes increasingly alienated from other children of her age.

At school she is eventually frequently insulted and rejected. Then Mamie dies and Hannah's photographs are about to unequivocally overstep the line of acceptability. Hanna even coerces Violetta mercilessly into cooperation by withholding her food in case she doesn't agree to pose for increasingly daring photographs.

           

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