- Synopsis: Bruce Wayne loses his philanthropic parents to a senseless crime, and years later becomes the Batman to save the crime-ridden Gotham City on the verge of destruction by an ancient order.
- Director: Christopher Nolan
- Stars: Christian Bale, Liam Neeson, Katie Holmes, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman
- Synopsis: The story of a forbidden and secretive relationship between two cowboys and their lives over the years.
- Director: Ang Lee
- Stars: Heath Ledger, Jake Gyllenhaal, Anne Hathaway, Michelle Williams
- Synopsis: As the intensely withdrawn Don Johnston is dumped by his latest woman, he receives an anonymous letter from a former lover informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him. A freelance sleuth neighbor moves Don to embark on a cross-country search for his old flames in search of answers.
- Director: Jim Jarmusch
- Stars: Bill Murray, Jessica Lange and Sharon Stone
- Synopsis: Truman Capote, during his research for his book In Cold Blood, an account of the murder of a Kansas family, the writer develops a close relationship with Perry Smith, one of the killers.
- Director: Bennett Miller
- Stars: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Clifton Collins Jr. and Catherine Keener
- Synopsis: The story of James Braddock, a supposedly washed up boxer who came back to become a champion and an inspiration in the 1930s.
- Director: Ron Howard
- Stars: Russell Crowe, Renée Zellweger and Craig Bierko
Constant Gardener, The
- Synopsis: A widower is determined to get to the bottom of a potentially explosive secret involving his wife’s murder, big business, and corporate corruption.
- Director: Fernando Meirelles
- Stars: Ralph Fiennes, Rachel Weisz and Hubert Koundé
- Synopsis: When a shy groom practices his wedding vows in the inadvertent presence of a deceased young woman, she rises from the grave assuming he has married her.
- Directors: Tim Burton and Mike Johnson
- Stars: Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter and Emily Watson
- Synopsis: Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption.
- Director: Paul Haggis
- Stars: Don Cheadle, Sandra Bullock and Thandie Newton
- Synopsis: A caving expedition goes horribly wrong, as the explorers become trapped and ultimately pursued by a strange breed of predators.
- Director: Neil Marshall
- Stars: Shauna Macdonald, Natalie Mendoza and Alex Reid
- Synopsis: A devastating and heartrending take on grizzly bear activists Timothy Treadwell and Amie Huguenard, who were killed in October of 2003 while living among grizzlies in Alaska.
- Director: Werner Herzog
- Stars: Timothy Treadwell, Amie Huguenard and Werner Herzog