On New Year's Eve, a luxury cruise ship, the Poseidon, is in distress in the Atlantic Ocean after being capsized by a giant tidal wave. While hundreds of surviving passengers, following the captain's instructions, remain in the main ballroom waiting for help from shore, professional card player Dylan Jones searches for his way to salvation.
Keeping Dylan company against his wishes are nine-year-old Conor and his mother Maggie, Robert Ramsey, trying to find his daughter named Jennifer, and her fiancé Christian. They are joined by a shy stowaway, an elderly gay man intent on suicide, and a young waiter. They all make an incredible effort to escape from the sinking ship to the surface...
Will Stronghold is a typical teenager from a rather atypical family. His parents, Commander Stronghold and Jetstream, are superheroes, and the most "successful" and beloved of them all.
And Will, as the successor of a family business, will not have to go to an ordinary college, and in the institution where the gifted children are trained future superheroes. However, there is one problem - Will is a completely ordinary man without any superpowers.
A burglar holds a knife to Karen's throat while her husband does nothing. The couple ends up befriending the cop that comes. The friendship ends when the cop beats up the culprit. Karen isn't ready to end it. Things get ugly with ...
After success cleaning up Dodge City, Wyatt Earp moves to Tombstone, Arizona, and wishes to get rich in obscurity. He meets his brothers there, as well as his old friend Doc Holliday. A band of outlaws that call themselves The Cowboys are causing problems in the region with various acts of random violence, and inevitably come into confrontation with Holliday and the Earps, which leads to a shoot-out at the O.K. Corral.
Fairly accurate recounting of the story of Karen Silkwood, the Oklahoma nuclear-plant worker who blew the whistle on dangerous practices at the Kerr-McGee plant and who died under circumstances which are still under debate.
Truck driver Jack Burton arrives in Chinatown, San Francisco, and goes to the airport with his Chinese friend Wang Chi to welcome his green-eyed fiancée Miao Yin who is arriving from China. However she is kidnapped on the arrival by a Chinese street gang and Jack and Wang chase the group. Soon they learn that the powerful evil sorcerer called David Lo Pan, who has been cursed more than two thousand years ago to exist without physical body, needs to marry a woman with green eyes to retrieve his physical body and Miao is the chosen one. Jack and Wang team-up with the lawyer Gracie Law, the bus driver and sorcerer apprentice Egg Shen and their friends and embark in a great adventure in the underground of Chinatown, where they face a world of magicians and magic, monsters and martial arts fighters.