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A former special forces agent’s son is kidnapped as he fights to get him back in Seized, a severely injured man and woman wake up in an abandoned sanitarium in Alive, Chaos soon erupts when the once dormant volcano starts rumbling in Skyfire, a young widow haunted by the recent suicide of her husband is falsely accused of being a witch in The Reckoning and armies mass for a final battle that will decide the fate of the world in The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.
Rotten Tomatoes Score: (Critics rating Unavailable) – 42% Fresh (Audience)
The plot: When his son gets kidnapped by a mysterious entity, former special forces agent Niro finds himself embroiled in a dangerous situation, as he must take out three dangerous crime syndicates in order to get his son back.
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 82% Fresh (Critics) – (Audience Rating Unavailable)
The plot: A severely injured man and woman awake with no memory of who they are or what has happened. A sadistic caretaker doles out punishments whenever they refuse to cooperate or try to escape.
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 57% Fresh (Critics) – (Audience Rating Unavailable)
The plot: Geologist Wentao Li vowed he would never return to Tianhuo Island after a volcano eruption tragically killed his wife. But 20 years later, his daughter Meng continues his research on the island, developing a brilliant eruption forecasting system that could save countless lives.
The island has now been transformed into a thrill-seeking theme park by greedy businessman Jack Harris (Jason Isaacs) despite Meng’s warnings. Distraught over his daughter’s safety, Wentao lands on the island as the volcano begins to erupt. It’s a race against the clock to save his daughter, and the tourists and villagers from the apocalyptic chaos.
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 23% Fresh (Critics) – 34% Fresh (Audience)
The plot: After losing her husband during the Great Plague, Grace Haverstock is unjustly accused of being a witch and placed in the custody of England’s most ruthless witch-hunter, Judge Moorcroft.
Forced to endure physical and emotional torture while steadfastly maintaining her innocence, Grace faces her own inner demons as the devil himself starts to work his way into her mind.
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 93% Fresh (Critics) – 86% Fresh (Audience)
The plot: The final confrontation between the forces of good and evil fighting for control of the future of Middle-earth. Hobbits Frodo and Sam reach Mordor in their quest to destroy the `one ring’, while Aragorn leads the forces of good against Sauron’s evil army at the stone city of Minas Tirith.