Published On: Jan 16 2014 09:48:34 AM ESTUpdated On: Feb 25 2014 02:48:31 PM EST
American Hustle: Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence star in this story of a con artist and his partner who work with federal agents to turn in other cons, mobsters and politicians.
Captain Phillips: Tom Hanks plays Captain Richard Phillips in this true story about the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of an American cargo ship.
Dallas Buyers Club: Matthew McConaughey plays Rod Woodrood, a Texas electrician who is diagnosed with HIV. Looking to extend his life, Woodroof seeks alternative treatments to fight the disease. Jared Leto and Jennifer Garner also star.
Gravity: Sandra Bullock and George Clooney star in this space thriller that features a mechanical engineer and an astronaut adrift in space after an accident.
Her: A lonely writer develops a relationship with an operating system that’s designed to meet his every need. Joaquin Phoenix, Amy Adams and Scarlett Johansson star.
Nebraska: Bruce Dern and Will Forte star in this film about a father who returns to Nebraska with his estranged son to claim a million-dollar prize.
Philomena: Judi Dench and Steve Coogan star in this movie that tells the story of a woman who is looking for her son decades after he was taken away from her.
12 Years a Slave: A free black man from New York is abducted and sold into slavery in this pre-Civil War film. Chiwetel Ejiofor stars.
The Wolf of Wall Street: Martin Scorsese directs this true story of Jordan Belfort from his rise to a wealthy stockbroker to his fall into crime and corruption. Leonardo DiCaprio, Matthew McConaughey, Jonah Hill and John Favreau star.