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The Hunger Games

by:Ross, Gary, 1956-

Set in a future where the Capitol selects a boy and girl from the twelve districts to fight to the death on live television. Katniss Everdeen volunteers to take her younger sister's place for the latest match

Editions:180  Date:2012 - 2018  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense violent thematic material and disturbing images--all involving teens  Genre(s):Drama, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Feature films, Film adaptations

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Pirates of the Caribbean. The curse of the Black Pearl

by:Disney, Walt, 1901-1966

The roguish yet charming Captain Jack Sparrow's idyllic pirate life capsizes after his nemesis, the wily Captain Barbossa, steals his ship, the Black Pearl, and later attacks the town of Port Royal. (Walt Disney Pictures / Jerry Bruckheimer Films, 2003).

Editions:175  Date:2002 - 2021  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for action/adventure violence.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Pirate films

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by:Docter, Pete

Carl Fredericksen is a 78- year-old curmudgeon. He used to enjoy his modest life as a balloon seller when his adventure-loving wife Ellie was still alive. When she died, Carl was left with his memories and the awareness that they never made their dream journey to Paradise Falls in South America. When well-meaning officials consign Carl to Shady Oaks Retirement Home, he rigs thousands of helium balloons to his house and floats away. He discovers that Russell, a chubby Wilderness Explorer Scout has stowed away. In the tropical jungle, Carl and Russell find more than they bargained for. Charles Muntz is a crazed explorer whose newsreels once inspired Carl and Ellie; Kevin is an exotic bird with a weakness for chocolate; and Dug who is an endearingly golden retriever fitted with a voice box. More importantly, Carl and Russell discover they need each other.

Editions:200  Date:2009 - 2020  Rating:MPAA rating: PG; for some peril and action.  Genre(s):Drama, Animated films, Feature films, Action and adventure films, Animated films

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Inception

by:Nolan, Christopher, 1970-

Dom Cobb is a skilled thief, the absolute best in the dangerous art of extraction, stealing valuable secrets from deep within the subconscious during the dream state, when the mind is at its most vulnerable. Cobb's rare ability has made him a coveted player in this treacherous new world of corporate espionage, but it has also made him an international fugitive and cost him everything he has ever loved. Now Cobb is being offered a chance at redemption. One last job could give him his life back but only if he can accomplish the impossible--inception. Instead of the perfect heist, Cobb and his team of specialists have to pull off the reverse: their task is not to steal an idea but to plant one. If they succeed, it could be the perfect crime. But no amount of careful planning or expertise can prepare the team for the dangerous enemy that seems to predict their every move. An enemy that only Cobb could have seen coming.

Editions:188  Date:2010 - 2018  Rating:MPAA rating: Rated PG-13 for sequences of violence and action throughout.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Science fiction films, Science fiction films, Action and adventure films

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Seabiscuit

by:Universal Pictures (Firm)

Based on a true story. A half-blind ex-prizefighter and mustang breaker team up with a millionaire and his rough-hewn, undersized horse, Seabiscuit. The men bring Seabiscuit to incredible heights, helping to turn a long shot into a legend. Eventually, Seabiscuit earns Horse of the Year honors in 1938.

Editions:122  Date:1939 - 2020  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for some sexual situations and violent sports-related images.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Film adaptations

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Star wars : Episode III,. Revenge of the Sith

by:Lucas, George, 1944-

Torn between loyalty to his mentor, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and the seductive power of the Sith, Anakin Skywalker ultimately turns his back on the Jedi, thus completing his journey to the dark side and his transformation into Darth Vader.

Editions:219  Date:1999 - 2020  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for sci-fi violence and some intense images.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Science fiction films, Action and adventure films, Science fiction films

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Iron Man

by:Favreau, Jon

A wealthy industrialist is held captive in enemy territory and escapes by building a high-tech suit made of armor, which he uses upon returning home to fight injustice and save the world.

Editions:196  Date:1997 - 2019  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for some intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence, and brief suggestive content.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Superhero films, Superhero films, Action and adventure films

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Top gun

by:Scott, Tony, 1944-2012

At the elite Navy Fighter Weapons School, cocky, young pilots compete against one another in the air as well as on the ground.

Editions:255  Date:1986 - 2021  Rating:MPAA rating: PG.  Genre(s):Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Feature films, Drama, Military films

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Star wars : Episode VI,. Return of the Jedi

by:Marquand, Richard, 1938-1987

Luke Skywalker rescues his friends, Han Solo and Princess Leia, from Jabba the Hutt, and wages his own battle against Darth Vader.

Editions:332  Date:1977 - 2020  Rating:MPAA rating: PG for sci-fi action violence.  Genre(s):Feature films, Science fiction films, Science fiction films, Drama, Action and adventure films

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Pirates of the Caribbean. Dead man's chest

by:Bruckheimer, Jerry

Captain Jack owes a blood debt to the legendary Davy Jones, who captains the ghostly Flying Dutchman. Unless Jack can find a way out, he will be cursed to an afterlife of eternal servitude and damnation.

Editions:108  Date:2003 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense sequences of adventure violence, including frightening images.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Comedy films

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