The Prestige
The Prestige (2006)

Two friends and fellow magicians become bitter enemies after a sudden tragedy. As they devote themselves to this rivalry, they make sacrifices that bring them fame but with terrible consequences.

9/10

Director: Christopher Nolan

Writer: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan

Stars: Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Michael Caine

The Shawshank Redemption
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

Andy Dufresne, a successful banker, is arrested for the murders of his wife and her lover, and is sentenced to life imprisonment at the Shawshank prison. He becomes the most unconventional prisoner.

9/10

Director: Frank Darabont

Writer: Frank Darabont

Stars: Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton

Out of the Past
Out of the Past (1947)

A private eye escapes his past to run a gas station in a small town, but his past catches up with him. Now he must return to the big city world of danger, corruption, double crosses and duplicitous...

8/10

Director: Jacques Tourneur

Writer: Daniel Mainwaring

Stars: Robert Mitchum, Jane Greer, Kirk Douglas

The Fugitive
The Fugitive (1993)

Wrongfully accused of murdering his wife, Richard Kimble escapes from the law in an attempt to find her killer and clear his name. Pursuing him is a team lead by a seasoned US Marshall.

7.5/10

Director: Andrew Davis

Writer: Jeb Stuart, David Twohy

Stars: Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones, Sela Ward

Shooter
Shooter (2007)

A top Marine sniper sets out to search an assassin who plans to kill the President of America. However, he finds himself in a dilemma after he is accused of an ambush.

7/10

Director: Antoine Fuqua

Writer: Jonathan Lemkin

Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Michael Peña, Danny Glover

The Hurricane
The Hurricane (1999)

The story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a boxer wrongly imprisoned for murder, and the people who aided in his fight to prove his innocence.

7/10

Director: Norman Jewison

Writer: Dan Gordon, Armyan Bernstein

Stars: Denzel Washington, Vicellous Reon Shannon, Deborah Kara Unger

Double Jeopardy
Double Jeopardy (1999)

A woman framed for her husband's murder suspects he is still alive; as she has already been tried for the crime, she can't be re-prosecuted if she finds and kills him.

7/10

Director: Bruce Beresford

Writer: David Weisberg, Douglas Cook

Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Ashley Judd, Bruce Greenwood