Kurmanjan datka (2014)

Kurmanjan datka (2014)
Run time: 135 min
Rating: 9.7
Genres: Action | Biography | Drama
Director: Sadyk Sher-Niyaz
Writers: Sadyk Sher-Niyaz, Bakytbek Turdubaev
Stars: Mirlan Abdulayev, Dinara Abdykadyrova, Nurzinat Abdykadyrova
Trivia: During the period of late 18Th early 19Th century, when a woman in Central Asia had no rights, appears Kurmanjan – woman who due to her wisdom and strong-willed character become the ruler … See full summary »
Storyline
During the period of late 18Th early 19Th century, when a woman in Central Asia had no rights, appears Kurmanjan – woman who due to her wisdom and strong-willed character become the ruler in her country and saved the nation from total destruction after overcoming a lot of hardships. Written by Anonymous
Details:
Country: Kyrgyzstan
Release Date: 22 August 2014 (Canada)
Box Office
Budget: $1,400,000 (estimated)

Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Run time: 121 min
Rating: 8.6
Genres: Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
Director: James Gunn
Writers: James Gunn, Nicole Perlman
Stars: Chris Pratt, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper
Trivia: A group of space criminals must work together to stop a fanatic from destroying the galaxy.
Storyline
After stealing a mysterious orb in the far reaches of outer space, Peter Quill is now the main target of a manhunt led by the villain known as Ronan the Accuser. To help fight Ronan and his team and save the galaxy from his power, Quill creates a team known as the ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ to save the world. Written by James Hake
Details:
Country: USA, UK
Release Date: 28 August 2014 (Germany)
Box Office
Budget: $170,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $94,320,883 (USA) (1 August 2014)
Gross: $313,669,000 (USA) (19 September 2014)

Hard to Get (2014)

Hard to Get (2014)
Rating: 8.5
Genres: Action | Romance
Director: Zee Ntuli
Writers: Thuso Sibisi
Stars: Pallance Dladla, Israel Makoe, Jerry Mofokeng
Trivia: When SKIETS, an enigmatic, beautiful stranger walks into small rural township tavern and demands a beer, TK, a charming local lothario sets out to seduce her in order to prove his prowess … See full summary »
Storyline
When SKIETS, an enigmatic, beautiful stranger walks into small rural township tavern and demands a beer, TK, a charming local lothario sets out to seduce her in order to prove his prowess to the locals. When she spurns his attentions, he falls head over heels for her and seriously starts to woo her. However, Skiets is a dark horse and breaks TK’s heart when she returns to the tavern the next night on the arm of MUGZA, the local hood! But…when Mugza discovers that Skiets has stolen his car keys and intends to make off with his most precious possession, he erupts. TK steps in to defend Skiets and before he knows it he is on his way to Johannesburg and the bright city lights with her – in the car that Mugza treasures above all else! Step in Gumede, a sophisticated, wealthy and dangerous crime lord who takes them under his wing when Skiets catches his eye. Skiets recognizes the type and is reticent to accept Gumede’s money but TK is only too happy to spend it without any thought of the … Written by Anonymous
Details:
Country: South Africa
Release Date: 29 August 2014 (South Africa)

Gangs of Wasseypur (2012)

Gangs of Wasseypur (2012)
Run time: 320 min
Rating: 8.6
Genres: Action | Crime | Drama
Director: Anurag Kashyap
Writers: Akhilesh Jaiswal, Anurag Kashyap
Stars: Manoj Bajpayee, Richa Chadda, Nawazuddin Siddiqui
Trivia: A clash between Sultan (a Qureishi dacoit chief) and Shahid Khan (a Pathan who impersonates him) leads to the expulsion of Khan from Wasseypur, and ignites a deadly blood feud spanning three generations.
Storyline
Shahid Khan is exiled after impersonating the legendary Sultana Daku in order to rob British trains. Now outcast, Shahid becomes a worker at Ramadhir Singh’s colliery, only to spur a revenge battle that passes on to generations. At the turn of the decade, Shahid’s son, the philandering Sardar Khan vows to get his father’s honor back, becoming the most feared man of Wasseypur. Written by anonymous
Details:
Country: India
Release Date: 2 August 2012 (Singapore)
Box Office
Budget: INR 184,000,000 (estimated)

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Run time: 165 min
Rating: 8.6
Genres: Action | Adventure
Director: Christopher Nolan
Writers: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan
Stars: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway
Trivia: A new menace emerges and the Dark Knight rises again to protect the city from a merciless terrorist with the help of anti-heroine Selina Kyle.
Storyline
Despite his tarnished reputation after the events of The Dark Knight, in which he took the rap for Dent’s crimes, Batman feels compelled to intervene to assist the city and its police force which is struggling to cope with Bane’s plans to destroy the city. Written by WellardRockard
Details:
Country: USA, UK
Release Date: 26 July 2012 (Germany)
Box Office
Budget: $250,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $160,887,295 (USA) (20 July 2012)
Gross: $448,130,642 (USA) (7 December 2012)