The Hunger Games (2012)

Log Line In a dystopian future, a resourceful young woman attempts to survive a national ritual that involves a fight to the death with 23 of her teenaged peers. What Happens in the Story Medium: Film Writer(s): Gary Ross, Suzanne … Continue reading

The Battleship Potemkin (1925)

Log Line A mutiny aboard a Russian battleship leads to events that stoke public anger and advance the likelihood of Communist revolution against the tsarist regime. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Nina Agadzhanova Director(s): Sergei M. Eisenstein Production Co.(s): Goskino The … Continue reading

Gravity (2013)

Log Line A medical engineer on her first space mission attempts to survive in the wake of a series of catastrophic events that threaten her life. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Alfonso Cuarón, Jonás Cuarón, Director(s): Alfonso Cuarón Production Co.(s): Warner … Continue reading

Black Book (2006)

Log Line As World War II nears its end, a young Dutch Jewess attempts to survive amidst the cruelty of the Nazi occupation in its waning months. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Gerard Soeteman, Paul Verhoeven Director(s): Paul Verhoeven Production Co.(s): … Continue reading

The Count of Monte Cristo (1844)

Log Line A young man wrongly accused of political conspiracy and sentenced to indefinite detention in a political prison escapes and attempts to exact revenge on those who were responsible for his imprisonment. Overview Medium: Novel (Published 1844–1846) Author(s): Alexandre … Continue reading

Rocky (1976)

Log Line A small-time boxer with a mixed-results fighting record attempts to put forward his best effort in a fight with the heavyweight champion and to thereby earn a sense of deserved respect. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Sylvester Stallone Director(s): … Continue reading