Adaptation of the first of J.K. Rowling's popular children's novels about Harry Potter, a boy who learns on his eleventh birthday that he is the orphaned son of two powerful wizards and possesses unique magical powers of his own. He is summoned from his life as an unwanted child to become a student at Hogwarts, an English boarding school for wizards. There, he meets several friends who become his closest allies and help him discover the truth about his parents' mysterious deaths.
In deep space, the crew of the commercial starship Nostromo is awakened from their cryo-sleep capsules halfway through their journey home to investigate a distress call from an alien vessel. The terror begins when the crew encounters a nest of eggs inside the alien ship. An organism from inside an egg leaps out and attaches itself to one of the crew, causing him to fall into a coma.
Historien foregår i det 22. århundrede hvor verdenen slet ikke ser ud som folk tror. Det er i realiteten en computergenereret verden der styres af maskinerne. Men en lille oprørsgruppe har tænkt sig at afsløre dette virtual reality komplot.
I 'Ringenes Herre: Eventyret om Ringen' er hobitten Frodo Sækker en lidt sky, fredselskende lille person, der arver en mystisk guldring af sin ældre onkel, Bilbo. Det viser sig, at ringen besidder magiske evner, og den, der har den i sin besiddelse, kan regere verden. Dét ved den onde troldmand, Saruman, der ikke viger tilbage for nogen eller noget i sin besættelse af at besidde Ringen. En gruppe vise mænd beslutter, at det eneste håb er at destruere ringen, og Frodo og hans lille gruppe venner begiver sig ud på deres farlige færd. Menneskehedens frihed ligger nu i deres små hænder.
Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) lives a simple life with his fellow hobbits in the shire, until the wizard Gandalf (Ian McKellen) arrives and convinces him to join a group of dwarves on a quest to reclaim the kingdom of Erebor. The journey takes Bilbo on a path through treacherous lands swarming with orcs, goblins and other dangers, not the least of which is an encounter with Gollum (Andy Serkis) and a simple gold ring that is tied to the fate of Middle Earth in ways Bilbo cannot even fathom.
David, an orderly at a hospital, tells his horrific story of being kidnapped and forced to play a vile game of survival.