2001: a space odyssey- space program doesn't run mac osx, has to reboot.
about a boy- socially-awkward youth is surrounded by poor role models.
adaptation- repulsive man doesn't finish book assignment.
aladdin- upper-class girl conned by street thug.
amelie- reclusive introvert stalks numerous parisians.
apocalypse now- boat travels through southeast asia; crew meets interesting people.
babel- everyone in the world is sad.
back to the future- anachronous teen steels car, almost destroy space-time, kisses mother.
casablanca- man commits theft, adultery, homicide, befriends police captain.
citizen kane- successful newspaper man loses toy.
close encounters of the third kind- delusional man deserts family, runs to wilderness with single mother.
crash- l.a. is full of racists.
the deer hunter- veteran doesn't want to play game with friend.
the departed- irish men achieve goals through lying, violence; woman perplexed.
doubt- paranoid nun ruins everyone's life.
dumb and dumber- devoted romantic travels cross country to return briefcase.
eternal sunshine of the spotless mind- doctor helps lonely man overcome heartache.
fight club- successful soap company expands interests.
the godfather- old man believes in family, instills values in children.
gone with the wind- high-maintenance girl stops being hungry, man doesn't care.
goodfellas- after thirty years, man leaves friends, attempts career change.
hero- terrorist lies to head of state, is subdued.
kill bill- stubborn woman refuses to forgive friends.
the last emperor- richest kid in the world isn't content.
lean on me- principal abuses students; parents outraged, students happy.
the lion, the witch, and the wardrobe- little girl not afraid of predators.
little miss sunshine- drug-addicted grandfather teaches little girl dance, makes family happy.
the matrix- internet geek uses cheat code in video game.
mr. smith goes to washington- overzealous visitor disrupts congress.
the muppets Christmas carol- lonely british man talks to puppets.
mystery science theater 3000: the movie- aimless man and associates make fun of others.
newsies- street gang attacks local business.
the nightmare before Christmas- foreign celebrity commits kidnapping, identity theft.
ocean's twelve- director promises entertaining sequel, audiences realize they're the ones being robbed.
pulp fiction- stolen briefcase is safely returned, clothing soiled.
punch-drunk love- romantic businessman visits hawaii, doesn't tell sister.
the rocky horror picture show- lost couple makes new friends, learns to dance, tries on new clothes.
the seventh seal- melancholy man plays chess, makes new friend.
shrek 2- fat man intimidated by rich parents, attractive younger man; donkey intimidated by adopted cat.
singin' in the rain- woman is ostracized by friends because she talks differently.
sunrise- man attempts to kill wife, finds marital bliss.
the terminal- confused immigrant accosted by airport official.
there will be blood- oil tycoon attends church.
this is spinal tap- reporter and musician have miscommunication about amplifier.
transformers- import vehicles difficult to control.
uhf- innovative young man runs successful tv station.
up- elderly man kidnaps boy scout, flees country.
x-files: i want to believe- paranoid man disrupts medical research.