2013 December Movies

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

  • Rating: R
  • -Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime

Based on the true story of Jordan Belfort (DiCaprio), the film chronicles the stockbroker’s jet-setting lifestyle as he rose to the top of Wall Street, which included crime, corruption, and federal investigations.

Anchorman 2 / Anchorman: The Legend Continues (2013)

  • Rating: R

The follow-up to Adam McKay’s 2004 comedy, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, starring Will Ferrell and Christina Applegate, Anchorman: The Legend Continues sees the return of San Diego’s top rated news team. This time, Ron Burgundy, Brian Fantana, Champ Kind, Brick Tamland, and Veronica Corningstone face their toughest challenge yet – the 24-hour news cycle.

47 Ronin (2013)

  • Rating: PG-13

A fantastical take on an epic true story, 47 Ronin follows 47 leaderless samurai vow to seek vengeance and restore honor to their people after a warlord kills their master. Exiled, the warriors recruit Kai (Keanu Reeves)—a half-breed they once rejected—to aid them in their quest as they fight their way across a savage world of mythic beasts, shape-shifting witchcraft and wondrous terrors.

American Hustle (2013)

  • Rating: R
  • -Genre: Crime, Drama

Loosely based on the Abscam sting operation during the 1970s, American Hustle follows con artists Irving Rosenfeld (Bale) and Sydney Prosser (Adams), as they team up with FBI agent Richie DiMasso (Cooper) in an effort to take down corrupt U.S. politicians to clear their names. Their primary target is Carmine Polito (Renner), a New Jersey mayor who is hoping to rebuild Atlantic City.

Her (2013)

  • Rating: R
  • -Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi

Set in Los Angeles during the not-to-distant future, Her follows lonely writer Theodore Twombly (Phoenix), who develops a romantic relationship with his A.I. assistant Samantha (Johansson) after he downloads the new Os1.