Take the time this summer to enjoy some entertaining summer movies for the family, that includes National Treasure, Air Force One, and Miracle. Browse the list below to pick out a favorite or to choose movies you haven't seen before.
John Wayne's Tribute To America
Actors: John Wayne
John Wayne's first television special, originally aired as Swing Out, Sweet Land on NBC-TV in 1970, is a patriotic and poignant journey through American history -- with music, comedy and many famous friends.
Actors: Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field
Abraham Lincoln's life - as commander-in-chief of a country in chaos; as a husband and father afraid of losing his own son to the war; and as a man guided by his conscience to end slavery.
Actors: Tom Hanks, Robin Wright Penn, Gary Sinise, Mykelti Williamson, Sally Field
Despite his sub-normal IQ Gump leads a truly charmed life with a ringside seat for many of the most memorable events of the second half of the 20th century. He teaches Elvis Presley to dance, becomes a football star meets, John F. Kennedy, meets Lyndon Johnson speaks at an anti-war rally at the Washington Monument, and much more.
Air Force One
Actors: Harrison Ford, Gary Oldman, Glenn Close, Wendy Crewson, Liesel Matthews
When a terrorist group hijacks Air Force One and demands the release of a vicious tyrant, it's up to the President himself to stop them.
Actors: Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum, Mary McDonnell, Judd Hirsch
Mysterious and powerful aliens launch an all-out invasion against the human race as they appear in Earth's skies and blast destructive beams of fire down on cities all over the planet. The world's only hope lies with a determined band of survivors, uniting for one last strike against the invaders - before it's the end of all mankind.
Actors: Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger, Joely Richardson, Jason Isaacs, Chris Cooper
In 1776 South Carolina, widower and legendary war hero Benjamin Martin finds himself thrust into the midst of the American Revolutionary War as he helplessly watches his family torn apart by the savage forces of the British Redcoats. Unable to remain silent, he recruits a band of reluctant volunteers, including his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel, to take up arms against the British.
Actors: Kurt Russell, Patricia Clarkson, Noah Emmerich, Sean McCann, Kenneth Welsh
The inspiring true story behind one of the greatest moments in sports history — the 1980 United States ice hockey team's triumphant Olympic victory against the Soviet Union. Starting with a handpicked group of 26 undisciplined kids, Brooks coached them to play like they never played before, and turned 20 of them into a team that believed they could achieve the unachievable -- and in the process, united a nation with a new feeling of hope.
Actors: Hal Stalmaster, Luana Petten, Jeff York, Sbastian Cabot, Dick Beymer
Johnny Tremain takes place in Boston from July 1773 through April 1775, and tells the story of a young apprentice silversmith drawn into a fight for human rights. Tremain's involvement in the emptying of British tea into Boston Harbor, the arrival of the Redcoats in Boston, and the beginnings of the American Revolution at Concord is powerful and moving.
Actors: Tom Hanks, Ed Harris.
Stranded 205,000 miles from Earth in a crippled spacecraft, astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise and Jack Swigert fight a desperate battle to survive. Meanwhile, at Mission Control, astronaut Ken Mattingly), flight director Gene Kranz and a heroic ground crew race against time - and odds - to bring them home.
The Fighting Sullivans
Actors: Anne Baxter, Thomas Mitchell, Selena Royle, Edward Ryan, Trudy Marshall
The true story of five brothers who fought and died together when their ship, the American cruiser Juneau, was sunk in the South Pacific during World War II. The Fighting Sullivans is something more than a worthy tribute to a pair of small town parents and the five sons they lost when the Juneau blew up in a battle off Guadalcanal on November 13, 1942. It is a heartwarming slice of Americana that will fill in the background of any number of Americans on the fighting front.
Actors: Tom Cruise, Kelly McGillis, Val Kilmer, Anthony Edwards, Tom Skerritt
It's about a military flight school run for the best of the best. It's a love story with visually stunning aerial dogfights.
The Bridge on the River Kwai
Actors: William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa, James Donald
When British POWs build a vital railway bridge in enemy-occupied Burma, Allied commandos are assigned to destroy it in David Lean's epic World War II adventure The Bridge On The River Kwai.
Actors: Kevin Kline, Sigourney Weaver, Frank Langella, Kevin Dunn, Ving Rhames
An uncanny Presidential look alike named Dave, is recruited by the Secret Service to become a momentary stand-in for the President of the United States. However, things don't turn out exactly as planned and Dave finds himself continuing his masquerade as Chief Executive indefinitely.
Actors: Nicholas Cage, Jon Voight, Harvey Keitel, Diane Kruger, Sean Bean
Ever since he was a boy, Gates has been obsessed with finding the legendary Knights Templar Treasure, the greatest fortune known to man. As Gates tries to find and decipher ancient riddles that will lead him to it, he's dogged by a ruthless enemy who wants the riches for himself. Now in a race against time, Gates must steal one of America's most sacred and guarded documents -- the Declaration of Independence -- or let it, and a key clue to the mystery, fall into dangerous hands. Heart-pounding chases, close calls, and the FBI turn Gates's quest into a high-stakes crime caper and the most exciting treasure hunt you've ever experienced.
Saving Private Ryan
Actors: Tom Hanks, Matt Damon.
After learning that three brothers have already died in battle, military authorities declare the fourth brother, Private James Ryan, the object of a desperate rescue mission.
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