Two high school nerds take a page out of Frankenstein and create the perfect woman with their computer and a bolt of lightning in John Hughes’ gonzo ’80s comedy
Let it snow! Winter Solstice is upon us, which means we’re in for some inclement weather sooner rather than later (if you haven’t had it already). Here are some movies that make for a perfect evening’s entertainment when you find yourself snowed in — or just wish that you were.
Director Walter Hill’s brawny, exciting thriller features out-of-town firemen and local gangstas fighting over a stash of hidden gold in an abandoned warehouse.
Charlie Sheen and Michael Biehn lead a team of highly trained super-soldiers in this extremely far-fetched, shamelessly patriotic and terrifically entertaining action flick.
Why walk when you can take the train? There’s something mysterious, strange and sometimes downright terrifying about riding the rails — these train-themed films will take you to unexpected destinations, and the journeys en route are full of surprises. All aboard!
Arnold Schwarzenegger rides a horse through a hotel and Jamie Lee Curtis does an unforgettable striptease in James Cameron’s romantic comedy disguised as an action movie.
“Houston, we have a problem.” Blast off with Ron Howard’s true-life story of rather turbulent space travel, now available on Netflix Instant.
You’ve heard the phrase, “The sequel is never as good as the original.” Ha! Utter nonsense. There are plenty of cases where the sequel is just as good if not better than its predecessor.