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Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.

I wasn’t sure what to think when they announced this one, but I absolutely loved it :)

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A-TeamThe A-Team

Convicted by a military court for a crime they didn’t commit, a daring team of former Special Forces soldiers must utilize their unique talents to break out of prison and tackle their toughest mission yet. It’s going to take guts, split-second timing and an arsenal of explosive weapons… this is a job for The A-Team! Buckle up for an adrenaline-fueled thrill ride starring Liam Neeson, Bradley Cooper, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Sharlto Copley.

( Click to read more at FoxConnect )

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Earth 2 The Complete Series

In the distant future, a group of space colonists are sent to a far off planet to prepare it for colonization. But a mishap sends them careening off-course, crash landing thousands of miles from the proper camp site. EARTH 2 follows the band of colonists as they traverse the planet, encountering dangerous aliens and other humans who view them with distrust and suspicion.

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House of Wax (1953)

In the wicked performance that crowned him the movie’s master of the macabre, Vincent Price plays a renowned wax sculptor plunged into madness when an arsonist destroys his life’s work. Unable to use his flame-scarred hands, he devises a new – and murderous – way of restocking his House of Wax.

( Click to read more at Warner Bros. )

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Battlestar Galactica: Season One

When a surprise Cylon attack scatters the remnants of humanity throughout the galaxy, it’s up to steely President Laura Roslin and battle-hardened Commander William Adama to unite the desperate survivors and seek mankind’s only chance for a future, a mythical planet called Earth.

( Click to read more at Universal Studios )

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Pride and Prejudice

Pride and Prejudice has taken its place as one of the greatest television productions of all time. The landmark adaptation from A&E and the BBC captured the hearts of millions by seamlessly translating the wit, romance, and intelligence of Jane Austen’s classic novel to the screen.

( Click to read more at The History Channel Shop (A&E) )

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A Knight's Tale

A Knight’s Tale

Heath Ledger stars as William Thatcher, a low-born 14th century squire who, in a fit of inspired spontaneity, replaces his deceased employer as the competitor at a jousting competition. Jousting is a pastime only permitted to knights, who are of noble birth, but Thatcher wins and decides to continue his new pursuits. With the help of his two fellow squire friends Wat and Roland, and none other than the gambling-addicted Geoffrey Chaucer, Thatcher has soon adopted a false identity and is winning one joust after another on his way to a championship in London.

( Click to read more at Amazon.com or Amazon.ca )

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Stephen King's It

Stephen King’s It

Based on the King Of Horror’s 1986 Best Seller, It is a jittery, jolting excursion into personal fear. It raises goosebumps-and brings out the stars. Harry Anderson, Dennis Christopher, Annette O’Toole, Tim Reid, John Ritter, Tim Curry and Richard Thomas star in this thriller about a malevolent force in a small New England town.

( Click to read more at Amazon.com or Amazon.ca )

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Lost Season Three

Lost: The Complete Third Season

As the power of the island to both heal and destroy comes into sharp focus, the lines between good and evil are blurred and loyalties are challenged when the survivors of the crash become tangled within the lives of the Others.

( Click to read more at Amazon.com or Amazon.ca )

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Repo! The Genetic Opera

In the not-so-distant future, a worldwide epidemic of organ failures devastates the planet. Out of the tragedy, a saviour emerges: GENECO, a biotech company that offers organ transplants... for a price. Those who miss their payments are scheduled for repossession... and hunted by the REPO man!

( Click to read more at Amazon.com or Amazon.ca )

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Labyrinth

Sarah lives in a fantasy world of myth and magic, evil spells, and wondrous enchantment. She is baby-sitting her little brother when she cavalierly wishes that goblins would take him away. She gets her wish, and a coterie of goblins abduct him. She then encounters Jareth, the ruler of a mystical world one step removed from reality. He tells Sarah that the only way to get her brother back is to find her way through a M.C. Escher-like labyrinth and find the castle at the center.

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V for Vendetta

"Remember, remember the fifth of November," for on this day, in 2020, the minds of the masses shall be set free. So says code-name V, a man on a mission to shake society out of its blank complacent stares in the film V for Vendetta. His tactics, however, are a bit revolutionary, to say the least.

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O Brother, Where Art Thou?

Suave and fancy-talking Everett Ulysses McGill, dim-witted Delmar, and easily-excitable Pete are serving time together on a prison chain gang. Everett knows where $1.2 million is hidden that's theirs for the taking, and the three manage to escape; however, a stranger soon warns them that they'll find treasure, but not the sort they're looking for. As Everett and his partners hit the road, they happen upon a gluttonous bible salesman, Big Dan Teague; meet up with Baby Face Nelson as he robs a bank; encounter three Sirens doing their washing; run into Everett's estranged wife Penny, who has told everyone her husband was killed in a train wreck; find themselves in the middle of a heated campaign between political boss Pappy O'Daniel, and reformist candidate Homer Stokes; and even find time to make a hit record as The Soggy Bottom Boys.

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"Based on a short story by Stephen King, a man who specializes in debunking the paranormal checks into the infamous room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel, only to discover… the terror is real."

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Long isolated from his own family, Willy Wonka launches a worldwide contest to select an heir to his candy empire. Five lucky children from around the world, including Charlie Bucket, draw Golden Tickets from Wonka chocolate bars and win a guided tour of the legendary candy making facility that no outsider has seen in 15 years.

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An Inconvenient Truth

With the fate of our planet arguably hanging in the balance, An Inconvenient Truth may prove to be one of the most important and prescient documentaries of all time. As he jokingly refers to himself, "former President-elect" Al Gore felt an urgent personal calling to draw attention — as he had been doing throughout his political career — to the increasingly desperate crisis of global warming.

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Heroes: Season One

Experience the suspense, mystery, and electrifying twists as this astonishing series follows seemingly unconnected, ordinary people around the globe who discover they have extraordinary powers. As they come to terms with their unique abilities, their risky decisions will affect the futures of everyone around them …and the world.

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Plan 9 From Outer Space

Sometimes a movie achieves such legendary status that it can't quite live up to its reputation. Plan 9 from Outer Space is not one of these movies. It is just as magnificently terrible as you've heard. Plan 9 is the story of space aliens who try to conquer the Earth through resurrection of the dead.

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American Beauty

Weaving social satire, domestic tragedy, and whodunit into a single package, Alan Ball's first theatrical script dares to blur generic lines and keep us off balance, winking seamlessly from dark, scabrous comedy to deeply moving drama. The Burnham family joins the cinematic short list of great dysfunctional American families, as Lester is pitted against his manic, materialistic realtor wife, Carolyn and his sullen, contemptuous teenaged daughter, Jane.

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Flags of Our Fathers

Clint Eastwood's Flags of Our Fathers uses a true story about World War II in order to make timely reminders about sacrifices in wartime. Jesse Bradford, Ryan Philippe, and Adam Beach play three soldiers who appeared in the famous photograph of American troops planting the flag on Iwo Jima. Eastwood economically establishes how this photo affected the mood of the country.

( Click to read more at Amazon.ca )

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