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The Sixth Sense
Cast: Haley Joel Osment, Bruce Willis, Toni Collette
Director: M. Night Shyamalan
Synopsis: A young boy that can communicate with the deceased seeks the help of a child psychologist with secrets of his own.
Run Time: 2:00
Aliens in the Attic
Cast: Carter Jenkins, Austin Butler, Ashley Tisdale
Director: John Schultz
Synopsis: A group of children must defend their home from aliens planning to invade Earth.
Run Time: 1:25
Cast: Denzel Washington, Liev Schreiber, Vicellous Reon Shannon
Director: Norman Jewison
Synopsis: The true story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter's struggle after being wrongfully convicted and those who fought to prove his innocence.
Run Time: 2:25
Cast: John Cusack, Molly Shannon, Steve Buscemi
Director: Anthony Leondis
Synopsis: Trouble ensues in this animated fable when an evil scientist's assistant, Igor, fights to become a scientist himself.
Run Time: 1:26
Cast: Ron Perlman, John Hurt, Selma Blair
Director: Guillermo Del Toro
Synopsis: Hellboy, a demon, conjured by Nazis but raised by an American professor, works to rid the world of evil.
Run Time: 2:12
Cast: Pierce Brosnan, Linda Hamilton, Charles Hallahan
Director: Roger Donaldson
Synopsis: When a scientist from the U.S. Geological Survey travels to a small town to investigate a series of earthquakes, he discovers that the volcano overlooking the town is on the brink of eruption.
Run Time: 1:48
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (20th Anniversary Edition)
Cast: Dee Wallace, Peter Coyote, Henry Thomas
Director: Steven Spielberg
Synopsis: A young boy must help a lost alien find its way home in this Steven Spielberg classic.
Run Time: 1:59
Cast: Tommy Lee Jones, Cate Blanchett, Evan Rachel Wood
Director: Ron Howard
Synopsis: Set in 1885 New Mexico Territory, a medicine woman must seek help from her estranged father to help find her kidnapped daughter.
Run Time: 2:17
Cast: Robert De Niro, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange
Director: Martin Scorsese
Synopsis: Martin Scorsese's remake of the 1962 film about a lawyer whose family is being stalked by a rapist he convicted 14 years ago.
Run Time: 2:15
Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young
Director: John G. Avildsen
Synopsis: A small-time boxer gets a once-in-a-lifetime chance to fight the heavyweight champ in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect.
Run Time: 1:59