American movies

List of the best American movies selected by visitors to our site: The Stanford Prison Experiment, The Lone Ranger, The Retrieval, The Bachelors, Steve Jobs, You Get Me, Lego Scooby-Doo!: Haunted Hollywood, Making History, Lethal Weapon, Sassy Pants.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

The Stanford Prison Experiment (2015)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrethriller, drama, biography, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersStudents, Psychologists
PlotOn real events, Experiments
PlacePrison, USA
StylePsychological problems, Action, Fascinating, Makes me think, Serious

This film is based on the actual events that took place in 1971 when Stanford professor Dr. Philip Zimbardo created what became one of the most shocking and famous social experiments of all time.

The Lone Ranger (2013)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, comedy, adventure, western
CountryUSA
Duration02:29
CharactersHorses, Indians, Gangsters, Cowboys, Cannibals
PlotAdventure, Revenge, Chase
PlaceWild West, Trains, Mountains, Texas, USA
Time19th century
StyleExciting

The Texas Rangers chase down a gang of outlaws led by Butch Cavendish, but the gang ambushes the Rangers, seemingly killing them all. One survivor is found, however, by an American Indian named Tonto, who nurses him back to health. The Ranger, donning a mask and riding a white stallion named Silver, teams up with Tonto to bring the unscrupulous gang and others of that ilk to justice.

The Retrieval (2014)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, adventure, western
CountryUSA
Duration01:32
CharactersSerial killers, Hunters, Orphans
PlotSurvival, Revenge, Slavery, Death, Pursuit
PlaceNature, USA
Time19th century
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Gloomy, Serious

On the outskirts of the Civil War, a boy is sent north by a bounty hunter gang to retrieve a wanted man.

The Bachelors (2017)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:57
CharactersTeachers
PlotLove, Friendship, Loneliness, Death, Depression
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles, New York
StyleRomantic, Light, Touching

After the early death of his wife, a mourning father moves with his teenage son across the country for a private school teaching job. Their lives begin to transform due to two unique women, who help them embrace life and love again

Steve Jobs (2015)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:31
CharactersGeniuses, Family, Inventors
PlotOn real events, Obsession, Friendship, Loneliness, Depression
PlaceUSA
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Smart, Vital signs, Makes me think

Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint an intimate portrait of the brilliant man at its epicenter.

You Get Me (2017)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:19
CharactersTeens
PlotLove, Obsession, Rivalry
PlaceSchool, USA
StyleFascinating, Tense, Makes me think

After arguing with his girlfriend, Ali, Tyler lands in the arms of sexy new girl, Holly. The next morning, he finds that not only does Ali agree to take him back, but Holly is a new student at their school and is dead set on her new man.

Lego Scooby-Doo!: Haunted Hollywood (2016)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy, family, cartoon, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:53
CharactersZombie, Dogs, Monsters, Friends
PlotAdventure, Investigation, Mummies, Chase, Mystery
PlaceLighthouse, USA
StyleFascinating

Oooh Hollywood! The glitz, the glam...the Headless Horseman?! Join your favorite K-9 sleuth, Scooby-Doo, along with Shaggy and the Mystery Inc. gang as they find themselves in a tinsel-town twist! While on a VIP tour of the legendary Brickton Studios, Scooby and friends get a first-hand experience of the rumored hauntings when classic movie monsters drop in for a creepy casting call. There's only one way to solve this thriller and save the aging studio - it's Mystery Inc's movie magic time! Grab your Scooby Snacks and hop in the director's chair for this all-new LEGO® movie!

Making History (2017)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, adventure, history
CountryUSA
Duration03:39
PlotTime travel, Time travel, Friendship, Political
PlaceUSA
StyleRomantic, Exciting, Light, Epic

A professor creates a device that allows him and his colleague to change the course of events from the past in order to improve their current life.

Lethal Weapon (2016)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration03:10
CharactersPolice, Friends, Partners, Veterans
PlotAdventure, Investigation, Friendship, Death, Weapon
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles
StyleExciting, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Tense

A slightly unhinged former Navy SEAL lands a job as a police officer in Los Angeles where he's partnered with a veteran detective trying to keep maintain a low stress level in his life.

Sassy Pants (2012)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersGay, Alcoholics, Friends
PlaceUSA

Desperate to get out from under her overprotective mother, a home-schooled teen runs off to live with her dad, and forms a bond with his much-younger boyfriend.

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Weiner (2016)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genredocumentary
CountryUSA
Duration02:24
PlaceUSA

Documentary featuring a jaw-dropping, behind-the-scenes look at the attempted comeback of Anthony Weiner in 2013 as he mounts a campaign for New York City mayor in the wake of his sexting scandal. Featuring unfettered access to the candidate and his campaign.

Love's Complicated (2016)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersWriters
PlotLove, Relationship, Happiness
PlaceUSA
StyleLight, Fascinating

Leah thinks all is fine coasting along in a relationship with the ever-predictable Edward until he surprises her and enrolls her in a conflict-management class. In the class, Leah finds herself locking horns with a handsome, radio talk-show host who thrives on making waves. Through the course, Leah develops new friendships, an inner strength she never knew she had and discovers real love should never mean settling for the easy and predictable.

I Know You're in There (2016)
Markimdb: 4.3
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:12
CharactersFamily, Disabled people
PlotLove, Relationship, Mystery, Death, Supernatural
PlaceUSA
StyleHeavy, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

When his mother commits suicide, Tom Redding discovers he has a long lost sister that cannot move or talk. Together they travel to their dead mother's isolated home, where Tom hopes to document her illness, only to be driven to the brink of madness by a supernatural evil.

Battlecreek (2017)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersArtists
PlotLove, Creation
PlaceUSA, Small cities
StyleSoulful, Touching, Serious

Henry is a loner and a night owl. His rare skin disease has kept him under the close watch of his fiery mother, who has sheltered him his entire life. One night, a young woman's car breaks down and Henry's life will change forever.

Thrive: What on Earth Will it Take? (2011)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredocumentary
CountryUSA
Duration02:12
CharactersInventors
PlotUFO, Revolution, Conspiracies
PlaceUSA
StyleSoulful, Makes me think, Serious

An unconventional documentary that lifts the veil on what's really going on in our world by following the money upstream - uncovering the global consolidation of power in nearly every aspect of our lives. Weaving together breakthroughs in science, consciousness and activism, THRIVE offers real solutions, empowering us with unprecedented and bold strategies for reclaiming our lives and our future.

The Master (2012)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:17
CharactersAlcoholics
PlotMental disorders, Meaning of life
PlaceUSA
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Intellectual, Serious

Freddie, a volatile, heavy-drinking veteran who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder, finds some semblance of a family when he stumbles onto the ship of Lancaster Dodd, the charismatic leader of a new "religion" he forms after World War II.

Big Sky (2015)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersManiacs, Teens
PlotSurvival, Travel, Fear
PlaceUSA
StylePsychological problems, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

Hazel suffers from a crippling case of agoraphobia. So much so that it causes a rift between her and her mother, Dee. Hazel and her mother decide to go on a road trip to a desert facility to help Hazel deal with her fear but when gunmen and brothers Jesse and Pru attack them, Hazel has to battle her fears so she and her mother can survive.

Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantasy, comedy, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersVampire, Witch, Werewolf, Monsters, Dragons
PlotMummies, Mystery
PlaceAircraft, Ships, Atlantis, The Bermuda Triangle, Castle
TimeVacation
StyleFor children, Unexpected ending, Light, Black humor

Dracula, Mavis, Johnny and the rest of the Drac Pack take a vacation on a luxury Monster Cruise Ship, where Dracula falls in love with the ship’s captain, Ericka, who’s secretly a descendant of Abraham Van Helsing, the notorious monster slayer.

Midnight Special (2016)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, Greece
Duration01:50
CharactersAliens, Firefighters, Military, FBI, Fathers
PlotSurvival, End of the world, Skirmishes, Abduction, Superpowers
PlaceHelicopters, USA
TimeFuture
StyleAtmospheric, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

A father and son go on the run after the dad learns his child possesses special powers.

End of Watch (2012)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:49
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Police, Friends, Partners
PlotSkirmishes, Investigation, Friendship, Death
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles
StyleAction, Soulful, Fascinating, Heavy, Tense

Two young officers are marked for death after confiscating a small cache of money and firearms from the members of a notorious cartel during a routine traffic stop.




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