An astronaut becomes stranded on Mars after his team assume him dead, and must rely on his ingenuity to find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive and can survive until a potential rescue.
A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he's poised to begin a life-changing professional career.
A fisherman, a smuggler, and a syndicate of businessmen match wits over the possession of a priceless diamond.
Over the course of several years, two convicts form a friendship, seeking consolation and, eventually, redemption through basic compassion.
Will Hunting, a janitor at M.I.T., has a gift for mathematics, but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life.
As Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg creates the social networking site that would become known as Facebook, he is sued by the twins who claimed he stole their idea and by the co-founder who was later squeezed out of the business.
Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to assemble a baseball team on a lean budget by employing computer-generated analysis to acquire new players.