Most Popular Rated R Movies
The Passion of the Christ, an historical Drama was Released February 25, 2004. Nominated for 3 Oscars, it was directed by Mel Gibson and starred James Caviezel
Plot Summary: The Passion of The Christ is based on the last twelve hours of Jesus of Nazareth's life. Jesus goes to the Garden of Gethsemane after the Last Supper. He struggles to resist the temptations of Satan. When he is betrayed by Judas Iscariot, Jesus is arrested and taken to Jerusalem. The Pharisees confront him with accusations of blasphemy. He is confronted by Pontius Pilate and King Herod and sentenced to death by crucifixtion.
The Matrix Reloaded, released May 15,2003, is a Sci-Fi Action flick.
Directors were Andy & Larry Wachowski and starred:
- Keanu Reeves
- Laurence Fishburne
- Carrie-Anne Moss
- Jada Pinkett-Smith
Plot Summary: Neo, Morpheus, and Trinity continue to battle the machines that have enslaved the human race in the Matrix. Neo learns more about his super-heroic abilities. He is able to see the codes of the people and things around him. At the same time more humans are waking up out of the Matrix and attempting to live in the real world. As their numbers grow, the battle moves to Zion--the last real-world city and center of human resistance.
The Hangover, a comedy, was released June 5 2009
Directed by Todd Phillips, it starred
- Bradley Cooper
- Ed Helms
- Zach Galifianakis
- Justin Bartha
- Heather Graham
Plot Summary: Future bridegroom Doug and three friends drive to Vegas his bachelor’s party. When they wake up in the morning, Doug is nowhere to be found, and there is a baby in the suite. They have no memory of what happened the night before. They need to find the mother of the baby. And with only one day until the wedding, the three guys have to find Doug.
Beverly Hills Cop, released December 5 1984, is an action comedy directed by Martin Brest and starred Eddie Murphy and Damon Wayans
Plot Summary: Alex Foley, a Detroit cop, flies to California to hunt down a friend’s murder. Two Beverly Hills cops are assigned to keep an eye out on him. Reluctantly, they team up with him and learn some new ways of handling the investigation.
The Exorcist, was released December 26, 1973. It was directed by William Friedkin and starred Linda Blair
Plot Summary: A woman starts to notice dramatic changes in her 12 year old daughter’s behavior and even her looks. Her mother contacts a priest who comes to the conclusion that Regan is possessed. Father Merrin, an elderly priest skilled in the art of exorcism, is called in to chase out the demon inside Regan.
Saving Private Ryan is a War movie released on July 24, 1998
It was nominated 11 Oscars, and directed by Steven Spielberg
- Tom Hanks
- Tom Sizemore
- Edward Burns
- Barry Pepper
- Adam Goldberg
- Vin Diesel
- Giovanni Ribisi
- Jeremy Davies
- Matt Damon
- Ted Danson
- Paul Giamatti
- Dennis Farina
Plot Summary: This is a realistic portrayal of the D Day Invasion during WWII and the what happens afterward.
300 is a Period Action film released on March 9, 2007
It was directed by Zack Snyder, and starred
- Gerard Butler
- Lena Headey
- Dominic West
- David Wenham
- Rodrigo Santoro
Plot Summary: 300 is based on a novel by Frank Miller. It is a retelling of the ancient Battle of Thermopylae when King Leonidas and 300 Spartan soldiers are outnumbered in a war against Xerxes and the Persion army. Their sacrifice inspires the rest of Greece to fight for Democracy against the Persians.
Wedding Crashers is a Comedy released on July 15, 2005
- Owen Wilson
- Vince Vaughn
- Rachel McAdams
- Christopher Walken
- With a cameo by Will Ferrell
Plot Summary: Two friends, Jeremy and John, have a strange hobby. Each weekend the these two crazy guys crash wedding receptions to take advantage of the free food and beer as well as the single girls. Being divorce mediators in a law firm has given them a cynical view of women and marriage. When they crash the wedding of a politician’s daughter, John makes the mistake of falling in love with the bride’s sister. Jeremy is chased by one of her friends. Dealing with the resulting craziness gets them in trouble more times than not.
Terminator 2: Judgement Day is a Sci-Fi Action flick released on July 3, 1991
It was directed by James Cameron, and starred Arnold Schwarzenegger
Plot Summary: This is a sequel to the movie Terminator. Skynet is a computer in the 21st century who is fighting a war against humans. He sends a second terminator back and he targets the head of the resistance, who is still a boy. Terminators are robots who look like humans who are killers and indestructible.
Gladiator is an Historical Epic released on May 5, 2000
It was directed by Ridley Scott, and starred Russell Crowe and Joaquin Phoenix
Plot Summary: Marcus Aurelius is a Roman emporer who is nearing the end of his life. He chooses Maximus, a general in the Roman army, to succeed him ignoring his own son, Commodus. After the death of Marcus Aurelius, a power struggle and Marcus is unable to save his family from death. He is captured and put into the Gladiator game where he fights for his life.