John Carter

36 John Carter

Plot: Transplanted to Mars, a Civil War vet discovers a lush planet inhabited by 12-foot tall barbarians. Finding himself a prisoner of these creatures, he escapes, only to encounter a princess who is in desperate need of a savior. (via IMDB)

Cast: Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, Samantha Morton, Willem Dafoe, Thomas Haden Church, Mark Strong, Dominic West, James Purefoy, Bryan Cranston

Directed by Andrew Stanton

Written by Andrew Stanton, Mark Andrews

Rated  PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action

Release Date: February 22nd 2012

Runtime: 132 min

The Bourne Legacy

46 The Bourne Legacy

Plot: An expansion of the universe from Robert Ludlum’s novels, centered on a new hero whose stakes have been triggered by the events of the previous three films. (via IMDB)

Cast: Greta Gerwig, Joel Kinnaman, Zoe Lister Jones, Hamish Linklater, Bill Pullman, Debra Winger

Directed by Tony Gilroy

Written by Tony Gilroy, Dan Gilroy

Rated  PG-13 for violence and action sequences

Release Date: July 30th 2012

Runtime: 135 min

Dredd 3D

83 Dredd 3D

Plot: In a violent, futuristic city where the police have the authority to act as judge, jury and executioner, a cop teams with a trainee to take down a gang that deals the reality-altering drug, SLO-MO. (via IMDB)

Cast: Karl Urban, Olivia Thirlby, Lena Headey, Warrick Grier, Wood Harris

Directed by Pete Harris

Written by Alex Garland

Rated R for strong bloody violence, language, drug use and some sexual content

Release Date: September 21st 2012

Runtime: 95min

Premium Rush

82 Premium Rush

Plot: In Manhattan, a bike messenger picks up an envelope that attracts the interest of a dirty cop, who pursues the cyclist throughout the city.(Via IMDB)

Cast: Joseph Gordon Levitt, Michael Shannon, Dania Ramirez, Jamie Chung

Directed by David Koepp

Written by David Koepp, John Kamps

Rated PG-13 for some violence, intense action sequences and language

Release Date: August 24th 2012

Runtime: 91 min


82 Haywire

Plot: A black ops super soldier seeks payback after she is betrayed and set up during a mission.

Cast: Gina Carano, Ewan McGregor, Bill Paxton, Michael Douglas, Antonio Banderas, Michael Fassbender, Channing Tatum, Michael Angarano

Directed by Steven Soderbergh

Written by Lem Dobbs

Rated R for some violence

Release Date: January 20th 2012

Runtime: 93 min

The Hunger Games

85 The Hunger Games

Plot: Katniss Everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sister’s place in the Hunger Games, a televised fight to the death in which two teenagers from each of the twelve Districts of Panem are chosen at random to compete.  (via IMDB)

Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, Josh Hutcherson, Stanley Tucci, Elizabeth Banks, Wes Bentley, Leven Ramblin

Directed by Gary Ross

Written by Gary Ross, Suzanne Collins

Rated PG-13 for intense violent thematic material and disturbing images – all involving teens

Release Date: March 12th 2012

Runtime: 142 min

The Grey

88 The Grey

Plot: In Alaska, a team of oil workers board a flight home; however, they cross a storm and the airplane crashes. Only seven workers survive in the wilderness and John Ottway, who is a huntsman that kills wolves to protect the workers, assumes leadership of the group. Shortly after they learn that they are surrounded by a pack of wolves and Ottway advises that they should seek protection in the woods. But while they walk through the heavy snow, they are chased and attacked by the carnivorous mammals.  (Summary by Claudio Carvalho via IMDB)

Cast: Liam Neeson, Frank Grillo, Dermot Mulroney, Dallas Roberts

Directed by Joe Carnahan

Written by Joe Carnahan, Ian Mackenzie Jeffers

Rated R for violence/disturbing content including bloody images, and for pervasive language

Release Date: January 27th 2012

Runtime: 117 min