| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 81 | Earnings: $100.50M
When twelve mysterious spacecraft appear around the world, linguistics professor Louise Banks is tasked with interpreting the language of the apparent alien visitors.
American Hustle (2013)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 90 | Earnings: $150.12M
A con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild FBI agent, Richie DiMaso, who pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia.
Man of Steel (2013)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 55 | Earnings: $291.02M
Clark Kent, one of the last of an extinguished race disguised as an unremarkable human, is forced to reveal his identity when Earth is invaded by an army of survivors who threaten to bring the planet to the brink of destruction.
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)
| Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 44 | Earnings: $330.25M
Fearing that the actions of Superman are left unchecked, Batman takes on the Man of Steel, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs.
The Fighter (2010)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 79 | Earnings: $93.57M
A look at the early years of boxer "Irish" Micky Ward and his brother who helped train him before going pro in the mid 1980s.
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 75 | Earnings: $127.71M
A young maiden in a land called Andalasia, who is prepared to be wed, is sent away to New York City by an evil queen, where she falls in love with a lawyer.
The Master (2012)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 86 | Earnings: $16.38M
A Naval veteran arrives home from war unsettled and uncertain of his future - until he is tantalized by The Cause and its charismatic leader.
Nocturnal Animals (2016)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 67 | Earnings: $10.64M
A wealthy art gallery owner receives a draft of her ex-husband's new novel, and once she starts reading it she just cannot put it down.
The Muppets (2011)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 75 | Earnings: $88.63M
A Muppet fanatic with some help from his two human compatriots must regroup the Muppet gang to stop an avaricious oil mogul from taking down one of their precious life-longing treasures.
Charlie Wilson's War (2007)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 69 | Earnings: $66.64M
A drama based on a Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets have some unforeseen and long-reaching effects.
Julie & Julia (2009)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 66 | Earnings: $94.13M
Julia Child's story of her start in the cooking profession is intertwined with blogger Julie Powell's 2002 challenge to cook all the recipes in Child's first book.
Big Eyes (2014)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 62 | Earnings: $14.48M
A drama about the awakening of painter Margaret Keane, her phenomenal success in the 1950s, and the subsequent legal difficulties she had with her husband, who claimed credit for her works in the 1960s.
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (2008)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: $12.29M
Guinevere Pettigrew, a middle-aged London governess, finds herself unfairly dismissed from her job. An attempt to gain new employment catapults her into the glamorous world and dizzying social whirl of an American actress and singer, Delysia Lafosse.
Sunshine Cleaning (2008)
| Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 61 | Earnings: $12.06M
In order to raise the tuition to send her young son to private school, a mom starts an unusual business -- a biohazard removal/crime scene clean-up service -- with her unreliable sister.
Trouble with the Curve (2012)
| Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 58 | Earnings: $35.75M
A daughter tries to remedy her dysfunctional relationship with her ailing father, a decorated baseball scout by helping him in a recruiting trip which could be his last.
On the Road (2012)
| Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 56 | Earnings: $0.72M
Young writer Sal Paradise has his life shaken by the arrival of free-spirited Dean Moriarty and his girl, Marylou. As they travel across the country, they encounter a mix of people who each impact their journey indelibly.
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)
| Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 42 | Earnings: $177.24M
Security guard Larry Daley infiltrates the Smithsonian Institution in order to rescue Jedediah and Octavius, who have been shipped to the museum by mistake.
Leap Year (2010)
| Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 33 | Earnings: $0.01M
Anna Brady plans to travel to Dublin, Ireland to propose marriage to her boyfriend Jeremy on Leap Day, because, according to Irish tradition, a man who receives a marriage proposal on a leap day must accept it.