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Anger Management (Kurz sebaovládania) - Comedy by Peter Seagal. After a conflict on a plane, Dave Buznik (Adam Sandler) is sentenced by a court to an anger management course under the guidance of doctor Buddy Rydell (Jack Nicholson). His methods almost drive Dave crazy, but in the end, the therapy has some positive results.


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Riders (Zločin je extrémny šport) - Action movie by Gérard Pirés. Four friends decide to change from adrenaline sports to bank robbery. Their crazy plan is to rob five banks in five days and earn $20 million. Things seem to go smoothly until the gang encounters the police and the mafia. From the director of Taxi.

Frida - Drama by Julie Taymor. The story of extravagant Mexican painter Frida Kahlo (Salma Hayek). Starting and ending with Frida on her deathbed, the film spans her life from her teenage years to her death at the age of 47. Her husband and mentor, Diego Rivera, is played by Alfred Molina, and the cast also includes Antonio Banderas, Geoffrey Rush, and Edward Norton.


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Identity (Identita) - Thriller by James Mangold. A mystery story about 10 strangers - a limousine driver, a policeman and a killer, an ex-TV star, a prostitute, a young couple, and a family in crisis - who find refuge from a storm in a motel. Soon, one after the other they die, and it seems as if they have not met by chance. Starring John Cusack and Rebecca De Mornay.

Phone Booth (Telefónna búdka) - Thriller by Joel Schumacher. New York journalist Stu Shepard (Colin Farrell) becomes the prisoner of a mad mass murderer (Kiefer Sutherland) who keeps him trapped in a phone booth. If Stu hangs up, the sniper, who knows details about his unethical life, will kill him.

Dreamcatcher (Pavučina snov) - Thriller by Lawrence Kasdan. Based on Stephen King's best-selling novel, it tells the story of four friends on a hunting trip who are overtaken by a blizzard, are challenged to stop an alien force, have to prevent the slaughter of innocent civilians by a military vigilante, and confront an unparalleled horror. Starring Morgan Freeman.

2 Fast and 2 Furious (Rýchlo a zbesilo 2) - Action movie by John Singleton. Former cop Brian O'Conner (Paul Walker) teams up with an ex-con pal to transport a shipment of "dirty" money for shady Miami-based dealer Carter Verone, while actually working with an undercover agent to bring Verone down. A sequel to Fast and Furious, this film also features illegal car races.

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