Megamind (2010)

It seems from literally birth that villain Megamind (Will Ferrell) and hero Metro Man (Brad Pitt) are locked in an endless battle of good vs evil.  When one of Megaminds’ plans finally defeats Metro Man, there seems to suddenly be nothing for Megamind to strive for.  He quickly decides to create another superhero for him to fight.  Unfortunately he chooses the slacker Hal (Jonah Hill) who quickly uses his powers for evil.  Now it is up to Megamind to save the city and the girl of his dreams Roxanne Ritchi (Tina Fey), in this hilarious comedy that turns the superhero genre upside-down.

1hr. 36min.

Brave (2012)

Young Highland Princess Merida is anything but ready for the impending political marriage arranged by her mother the queen.  Feeling that her mother can’t understand her situation, Merida decides to enlist the help of a witch to “change her fate” by changing her mother.  This sets off a chain of events that causes Merida to consider whether it is only her mother that must change.

1hr. 34min.

The Boss Baby (2017)

When his new brother is brought home, Timothy knows something is not quite right; for starters the baby wears a suit and can talk!  He soon finds out that the baby is on a top secret mission to find out why puppies are taking away popularity from babies. Timothy agrees to help so that the baby (voiced by Alec Baldwin) can go back to where he came from. This hilarious film also features the more difficult aspects of sibling rivalry and love, told in an imaginative way.

1hr. 38min.

The Country Girl (1954)

Bing Crosby and Grace Kelly give their finest performances, in this tale of a former musical stage actor (Crosby) turned alcoholic and his loving wife (Kelly).  Crosby is consumed by guilt for a tragic accident and for the next ten years he is living on the brink.  His wife stays with him faithfully, and when a musical director (William Holden) offers a chance for a comeback, she urges him to take it.  She must push him and keep him going, but ultimately he must come face to face with his guilt or be destroyed.

Grace Kelly won the Academy Award for her stirring performance.

1hr. 44min.

An American Tail (1986)

When young Fievel Mousekewitz (Phillip Glasser) is separated from his family, while traveling to America, he embarks on an incredible adventure trying to find his way back to them. Along the way he encounters all kinds of characters; some good and some bad. He never gives up and ultimately changes the lives of all around him in this inspiring tale.

Featuring the voice talent of Dom DeLuise and Christopher Plummer and the hauntingly beautiful score by James Horner.

1hr. 20min.

Demetrius and the Gladiators (1954)

Set immediately after the actions of The Robe, this sequel centers on Demetrius (Victor Mature) who escaped the emperor Caligula (Jay Robinson) only to be captured again with the intention to be killed by gladiators in the arena.  Despite his obvious physical prowess Demetrius refuses to kill, until tragedy causes him to question his faith.

1hr. 41min.

Elephant Walk (1954)

Elizabeth Taylor gives one of her best performances as a newlywed, who’s husband (Peter Finch) takes her from London to Ceylon, India so they can live on his tea plantation.  All is well at first, but it is soon apparent that the ‘Old Governor’ (Finch’s desceased father) still seems to rule Elephant Walk (the plantation). His tyranny and pride is met in every room of the massive home that is defiantly set over an old elephant trail.  The climax of the film is truly amazing.

1hr. 40min.

The Lego Movie (2014)

All Emmet (Chris Pratt) wants to do is fit in, which he does very well, so much so that he realizes he doesn’t seem to have much of a personality of his own.  So, when he finds out that he is the Special that the wizard Vitruvius (Morgan Freeman) has had a vision of, its the best moment in his life.  That is, until he realizes that it is now up to him to stop the evil Lord Business (Will Ferrell) from unleashes the “Kragle” on the World!  On his mission Emmet meets new friends that help him to save everyone and find out what is special about him.

1hr. 40min.