This drama about a hardline nun (Meryl Streep) who makes it her mission to oust the new priest (Philip Seymour Hoffman) from her church based on circumstantial evidence that a novice sister (Amy Adams) witnesses was nominated for five Academy Awards.
The Day The Earth Stood Still
Keanu Reeves is an alien who comes to Earth to warn humanity that the planet will be destroyed in a matter of days due to humankind’s irredeemable flaws, and Jennifer Connelly is the woman who has to convince him otherwise.
Adam Sandler is a down-on-his-luck motel owner who discovers that the stories he tells to his sister’s children are starting to come true, and he does his best to work it to his advantage.
Jim Carrey is a man who is afraid to take any sort of risk until he goes to Terence Stamp’s self-help course, which inspires him to say ‘yes’ to everything he’s offered – which leads him to Zooey Deschanel and a lot of wacky hijinks.
The Tale of Despereaux
A giant-eared mouse sets an example for adventurous bravery for a species that is prone to skittering cowardice.
A deadly sexual misadventure aboard a yacht and the resulting argument in how to handle the fallout results in a vicious struggle for survival.