Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Box Office Movie Download Thirllers

By Carrie Grant

It wasn't that long ago that a trip to the corner video shop was the most convenient way to get a movie. The next generation it seems will be getting their movies from movie downloads, avoiding any trips to the store. Let's look at what you might find to watch using a movie download site.

U-571: It is 1942 and the German's are dominating the battle of the Atlantic with their U-boats. In a desperate attempt to change the war, a vintage WWI submarine, the S-33 is given a dangerous and difficult assignment. Steal an Enigma machine, which codes all the German communications, in such a way that the Germans don't even know that it has even been stolen.

Hollow Man: Sebastian Caine is working on a top-secret assignment for the U.S. government. He is trying to unlock the keys to human invisibility. After succeeding on laboratory animals, he can't resist, and takes the serum himself. He becomes irreversibly invisible, and feels threatened by those trying to cure him.

Chocolat: Vianne, along with her young daughter, moves to a small village in southern France, and opens a chocolate shop. When she keeps her shop open on Sundays, the very religious town is up in arms. Eventually the spirit of the mother/daughter team wins over the town, and opens the minds of the conservative and religious people.

Marley and Me: Johnny and Jenny Grogen have moved to Florida to start their new life together. Jenny is ready for children, but John isn't so sure. Instead, he gets her a puppy, Marley. Marley turns out to quite a bit to handle.

Unbreakable: Elijah Price has live his whole life with a horrible bone condition. His bones are so weak that they shatter with the slightest jolt. From his reading of comics, he is convinced that there is an opposite of him living in the world. The story is of his search to find this 'unbreakable' man.

Gran Torino: Walt Kowalski is a tough minded Korean War Vet who doesn't get along with anyone. When Tao, his neighbor tries to steal his prize possession, his 1973 Gran Torino, he sets out the reform his young neighbor. When other gangs in the area threaten Tao and his family, Walt takes action to protect his newfound friends.

Wanted: A young office worker is torn from his boring life and thrown into a very different world. He is offered to follow in his father's footsteps, and join a secret league of assassins. He is then trained to kill, and carry out the assignments that are handed down.

Rules Of Engagement: Thirty year Marine veteran Col. Terry Childs (Samule L. Jackson) is being put on trial for a rescue mission that went bad. He chooses Col. Hays Hodges (Tommy Lee Jones) to defend him in the case. Hodges decides to take the case, but even he starts to doubt the innocence of the man who saved his life years ago in Vietnam.

Spider Man 3: Spider man is finally getting his life in balance. Now some alien black substance has attached itself to spider man's suit. This substance makes him stronger, but also reaches into the dark corners of his mind. He now must conquer this inner darkness and find the true hero buried deep inside his psyche.

Music exploded online a few years ago. We are now seeing the same type of growth in the online movie business. Movie downloads just might be the wave of the future. - 16651

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