The Phantom of the Opera (Two-Disc Special Edition) directed by Joel Schumacher
Plot Outline - A disfigured musical genius, hidden away in the Paris Opera House, terrorizes the opera company for the unwitting benefit of a young protege whom he trains and loves.
Cast: Gerard Butler, Emmy Rossum, Patrick Wilson, Miranda Richardson, Minnie Driver, Ciaran Hinds, Simon Callow, Victor McGuire, Jennifer Ellison, Murray Melvin, Kevin McNally, James Fleet, Imogen Bain, Miles Western, Judith Paris
Plot Keywords: 1900s, Spy, Sadness, Mother Daughter Relationship, Mad Love, Concert, Ring, Secret Door, Costume Designer, Masked Villain, Gothic, Stranger, Hanged Man, Underworld, Father Daughter Relationship (see more)
Plot Keywords: 1900s, Spy, Sadness, Mother Daughter Relationship, Mad Love, Concert, Ring, Secret Door, Costume Designer, Masked Villain, Gothic, Stranger, Hanged Man, Underworld, Father Daughter Relationship, Noose, Heroic, Tunnel Of Love, Suicide, Conductor, Loss Of Father, Harassment, Period Piece, Broadway Musical, Sister Sister Relationship, Broadway, Corset, 19th Century, Ballroom, Based On Musical, Opera, Disfigurement, Kidnapping, Mirror, Murder, Music Box, Paris France, Phantom Of The Opera, Cemetery, Diva, Dungeon, Flashback Within Flashback, Mask, Masquerade, Told In Flashback, Wheelchair, Auction, Gondola, Jealousy, Love Triangle, Unrequited Love, Chandelier, Composer, Sword Fight, Opera House, Opera Singer, Product Placement, Bittersweet, Tragedy, Tragic Love, Tragic Villain, True Love, Based On Novel, Based On Play, Title Spoken By Character (see less)
The Prestige directed by Christopher Nolan
Plot Outline - Robert and Alfred are rival magicians. When Alfred performs the ultimate magic trick, Robert tries desperately to find out the secret to the trick.
Cast: Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Piper Perabo, Rebecca Hall, Scarlett Johansson, Samantha Mahurin, David Bowie, Andy Serkis, Daniel Davis, Jim Piddock, Christopher Neame, Mark Ryan, Roger Rees, Jamie Harris
Plot Keywords: Death, Tragedy, London England, Impostor, Illusion, Severed Finger, Seance, 1890s, Magicians Assistant, Identical Twins, Electricity, Magician, Hanged Man, Magic, 1900s (see more)
Plot Keywords: Death, Tragedy, London England, Impostor, Illusion, Severed Finger, Seance, 1890s, Magicians Assistant, Identical Twins, Electricity, Magician, Hanged Man, Magic, 1900s, Twin Brother, Blind Man, Uncertainty Principle, Suicide, Bullet Catching, Pistol, Murder, Disturbing, Twins, Shot In The Hand, Corpse, Drowning, Victorian Era, Nonlinear Timeline, Finger Cut Off, Shot In The Chest, Hanging, Shot In The Arm, Revelation, Courtroom, Clone, Broken Leg, Loss Of Loved One, Based On Novel, Title Spoken By Character, Surprise Ending, Plot Twist, Twist In The End, Twist Ending, Spoiler In Keywords (see less)
The Godfather, Part II (Two-Disc Widescreen Edition) directed by Francis Ford Coppola
Plot Outline - The early life & career of Vito Corleone in 1920's New York is portrayed while his son, Michael, expands and tightens his grip on his crime syndicate stretching from Lake Tahoe, Nevada to pre-Revolution 1958 Cuba.
Cast: Al Pacino, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton, Robert De Niro, John Cazale, Talia Shire, Lee Strasberg, Michael V Gazzo, GD Spradlin, Richard Bright, Gastone Moschin, Tom Rosqui, Bruno Kirby, Frank Sivero, Francesca De Sapio
Plot Keywords: Shotgun, No Opening Credits, Shot Through The Mouth, Ellis Island New York, Throat Slitting, Gangster Film, Wheelchair, Dysfunctional Family, Trilogy, Part Of Trilogy, Gay Kiss, 1900s, Fratricide, Sibling Rivalry, Crime Epic (see more)
Plot Keywords: Shotgun, No Opening Credits, Shot Through The Mouth, Ellis Island New York, Throat Slitting, Gangster Film, Wheelchair, Dysfunctional Family, Trilogy, Part Of Trilogy, Gay Kiss, 1900s, Fratricide, Sibling Rivalry, Crime Epic, New York, New Years Eve, Cuba, Revolution, Child Murder, Hitman, 1950s, Sequel, Multiple Time Frames, Switchblade, Castro Regime, Boat, Protective Custody, Italian American, Mafia, Fidel Castro, Suicide, Cosa Nostra, Catholic, Betrayal, Abortion, 1910s, Statue Of Liberty, Violence, Assassination, Revenge, Senator, Bribery, Rooftop, Senate Crime Committee, Immigration, Epic, Casino, Extortion, Black Hand, Power, Organized Crime, Brother Sister Relationship, Nonlinear Timeline, Murder, Blockbuster, Assassination Attempt, Prequel, Batista Regime, Cuban Revolution, Suicide Bomber, 1920s, 1940s, 1960s, Airport, Bathtub Scene, Birthday Party, Blackmail, Bondage, Brother Brother Relationship, Burglary, Catholic Church, Corrupt Lawyer, Crime Boss, Divorcee, Drunk Scene, Escape, Ethnic Slur, Eviction, FBI, Festival, First Communion, Fishing, Government Hearing, Havana Cuba, Honor, Hospital, Hotel, Italy, Lake Tahoe Nevada, Loss Of Mother, Marital Separation, Miami Florida, Military Enlistment, Mob Hit, Mob Violence, Motorboat, Murder At Funeral, Name Change, New York City, Orphan, Party, Pool, Prostitution, Quarantine, Railway Station, Sex Show, Sick Child, Stabbing, Steamship, Strangulation, Village, Wake, Washington DC, Witness Protection, WWII Veteran, Famous Score, Backstage, Bar, Boys Choir, Brothel, Cafe, Domestic Violence, Grocery Store, Landlord, Las Vegas Nevada, Mother Son Relationship, Perjury, Shootout, Sicily Italy, Theater, Topless, Tragedy, Vulgarity, Infant Nudity, Returning Character Killed Off, Second Part, Child Nudity, Bathtub, Bribe, Drunk, Flashback Sequence, Slit Wrists, Mafia Don, Based On Novel, Twist In The End, Surprise Ending (see less)
The Color Purple directed by Steven Spielberg
Plot Outline - The life and trials of a young African American Woman.
Cast: Danny Glover, Whoopi Goldberg, Margaret Avery, Oprah Winfrey, Willard E Pugh, Akosua Busia, Desreta Jackson, Adolph Caesar, Rae Dawn Chong, Dana Ivey, Leonard Jackson, Bennet Guillory, John Patton Jr, Carl Anderson, Susan Beaubian
Plot Keywords: Sharecropper, Social Injustice, Southerner, Sexual Abuse, Rural, Revenge, Physical Abuse, Period Piece, Sentimental, Letter, Melancholy, Mistress, Great Depression, Illiteracy, 1900s (see more)
Plot Keywords: Sharecropper, Social Injustice, Southerner, Sexual Abuse, Rural, Revenge, Physical Abuse, Period Piece, Sentimental, Letter, Melancholy, Mistress, Great Depression, Illiteracy, 1900s, Friendship, Compassion, 1940s, Domestic Violence, African American, Incest, Loveless Marriage, Pulitzer Prize Source, Slavery, Abusive Husband, Africa, Lesbian Kiss, Pregnant, Prejudice, Racial Discrimination, Sexual Repression, Singer, Feminist Movie, Gay Interest, Gender Relations, Homoerotic, Race Relations, Sexuality, Blockbuster, 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, Lesbian Subtext, Based On Novel, Title Spoken By Character (see less)