Once in a while you see a movie that really sticks with you. Whether it’s a unique story you’ve never seen or a character that inspires you through their perseverance. Telling these stories through the power of the screen can really make an impact that lasts. So here are some movies with some unique stories that you won’t forget any time soon.
A unique superhero story lies in the heart of Fast Color. The movie centers on a girl named Ruth, who has superhuman abilities. But when her powers are uncovered, she has to go on the run and hide with the family she abandoned years ago. In the midst of repairing their broken relationships, Ruth must also re-discover herself and the source of her powers. This is unique a visually stunning tale that is sure to stick with you.
See how the use of color evolves throughout the film in this exclusive clip:
Replicas poses some thought-provoking questions in the sci-fi realm. The film centers on a neuroscientist named Will, played by Keanu Reeves, who is working on digitizing the human consciousness when his wife and children are suddenly killed in a terrible accident. As a result Will decides to pursue cloning them so he can create replicas of his loved ones, only to discover he can’t get them all back. But how will he make the hardest decision of his life – and what will be the consequences?
Check out how the visuals in the film bring the mind to life in this exclusive clip:
The Last Full Measure
The Last Full Measure tells a true story centered around a much needed fight for justice. The film shows the sacrifice of William H. Pitsenbarger, played by Jeremy Irvine, who saved over sixty men in battle during the Vietnam War. Years later, a Pentagon staffer played by Sebastien Stan looks into granting William the Medal of Honor he never received. But as he delves into finding out what happened decades ago and the denial of the medal, he uncovers a conspiracy that forces him to put his own career on the line to fight for what’s right. This is one that will remind you of the importance of standing up in the face of injustice.
Check out the reaction of veterans after watching the film in this exclusive clip:
The Hurt Locker
The Hurt Locker tells a gripping story with an intense shooting style that will keep you at the edge of your seat. The award-winning action-thriller tells the story of a bomb squad in Iraq and the many threats they encounter on a daily basis when dismantling bombs. Conflict and emotions are increased by the tenfold when the time pressures combine with so many lives on the line. This is an eye opening and heart-pounding ride that’s sure to stick with you for a while.
Check out the discussion on the intensity of being a soldier with the filmmakers and cast in this exclusive clip.
The Hunger Games
The Hunger Games gripped millions of fans with its story, and with great reason. The film centers on a dystopian society in which competitors from districts are chosen to fight against one another for the entertainment of the rich in a televised event called The Hunger Games. Katniss Everdeen, played by Jennifer Lawrence, volunteers to take her little sister’s place in the selection, and she gets thrown into the brutal games quickly. But the more time she spends fighting, the closer she gets into fighting political games too. This is one adventure you’ll want to watch again and again.
Check out the inspiration behind the design of The Capitol’s architecture in this exclusive clip: