Whilst attending a party, three high school friends gain superpowers after making an incredible discovery underground. Soon, though, they find their lives spinning out of control and their bond tested as they embrace their darker sides.
Genre: Drama, Horror, Art House & International, Mystery & Suspense, Science Fiction & Fantasy
Movies in the vein of 'Jumper' or 'Limitless': where normal people are granted supernatural abilities, only to learn the wisdom of Uncle Ben's adage 'with great power comes great responsibility'. Mainstream superhero movies excluded in favor of more realistic, and often grittier, narratives.
A disturbing collection of contemporary thrillers, featuring some of the most harrowing performances of all time from actors like Christian Bale in 'The Machinist', Brad Pitt in 'Fight Club' and Jake Gyllenhaal in 'Zodiac'. Yoga for your mind!
Here it is, a collection of the very best superhero movies of the millennium. Whether they're from Marvel, DC, Darkhorse, or just the top of a daring director's head, the supernatural vigilantes in this list are sure to entertain.
Sick of morally pure cape crusaders or dark and brooding vigilantes? This collection features supernaturally gifted individuals who add an unexpected twist to the superhero formula. Don't think they're real superheroes? Why don't you say it to their face.
Forget perfectly coiffed softies like Superman and Captain American. These tortured superheroes have some pain behind their eyes. Their enemies have pain all over their face and bodies. Think Batman, Hellboy, and Ghost Rider.
Ever wondered what $160 million could buy you? Only the very cheapest of these films, for starters. If you like eye-popping CGI, star-studded casts, and characters that are just begging to be made into action figures, then check out this collection of the biggest sci-fi blockbusters Hollywood has to offer.
As 2012 was predicted to be the end of the world, many films featured post-apocalyptic content. How very unusual for the Sci-Fi genre. Will life as we know it survive? There’s only one way to find out.