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If You Want Blood, You Got It: Violent Movie Milestones

This is a guest post by Marie Sumner. Who doesn’t love a good action movie?  Guys and gals blazing away with a gun in each hand, punching and kicking the living daylights out of each other, blowing some stuff up real good—now that’s my idea of entertainment.  Movies like Hard-Boiled, Kill Bill and The Raid: Redemption didn’t just pop […]

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Surprise! 5 Hidden Gems on Netflix

If you were stranded on a desert island, what three things would you bring? If you had any sense, your list would be: a modem, your computer, and a lifetime subscription to Netflix. That way, you’d always be super entertained even if left all on your own. At first glance, some of the movies in […]

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The 2011 blockbuster hit Thor: An instant classic

This is a guest post by Mariana Ashley. We live in an age of great superhero movies. Every summer, millions of people head to the movies to check out the latest hero or heroine fight against a grave evil to save the world from certain doom. Kids out of school for the summer look forward […]

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Inception

Inception is about a group of dream architects that are paid to enter a man’s dream and plant an idea in his head.

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Terminator 2: Judgement Day

Terminator 2: Judgement Day is about the young John Connor, a leader in the future, that has one cybernetic organism to protect him, while another, more advanced Terminator is trying to kill him.

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The Fifth Element

The Fifth Element is about a cab driver and a unique woman on a bizarre mission to save the world from being destroyed by evil.

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Stargate

Stargate is a science fiction adventure that starts when a historian deciphers the symbols on an ancient ring, and opens a wormhole to another planet.

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Green Lantern

Green Lantern is based on the comic book series of the same name, about test pilot Hal Jordan who inherits a powerful green ring and green lantern and transforms into a superhero.

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Flyboys

Flyboys is a 2006 movie about the adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, a squadron of the French military formed largely of young American volunteers during World War I.

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U-571

U-571 is an intense movie about a World War II submarine crew sent on a retrieval mission.

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Behind Enemy Lines

Behind Enemy Lines is a 2001 movie starring Owen Wilson about a pilot whose plane is shot down in enemy territory.

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Memphis Belle

Memphis Belle is about group of young men in World War II who try to survive their 25th and final bombing mission.

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Thor

Thor is the movie based on the comic book hero. Golden hair, sparkling blue eyes, rippling muscles, has a hammer that commands the atmosphere… yep… that one. Thor is banished to Earth to learn a few lessons about becoming a worthy God.

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Bond. James Bond. On Netflix Instant Streaming.

There are a ton of 007 movies. Enough that surely EVERYONE should know the name James Bond. And hey, most of them are even available on Netflix Instant Streaming!

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Paycheck

Paycheck is a movie based on a short story by Philip K. Dick, about a man that has his memory erased after completing a job, and instead of receiving a large sum of money he was promised, he receives a parcel full of random, seemingly meaningless items.

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Hanna

Hanna is about a girl that has been trained as an assassin by her father.

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Source Code

Source Code, starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Michelle Monaghan is about a military man that is literally in someone else’s head, and reliving the last 8 minutes of that persons life, searching for clues on how he and everyone else on his train died.

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Braveheart

Braveheart is the story of William Wallace, and how he leads Scotland to freedom.

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Minority Report

Minority Report is a science fiction thriller about a man that has to prove his innocence for a crime he has not yet committed.

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