Here are lists of top movies available on UltraViolet for the past 5 years.
There were many outstanding UltraViolet movies from 2013 until the present year. Read below to find out more about the top flicks:
Top 5 UltraViolet Movies for 2017
#5: Atomic Blonde
The movie features Charlize Theron, is the heart and soul of this movie, as Lorraine Broughton and James McAvoy as David Percival. The setting was in Germany during the eve of the Berlin Wall’s collapse.
Lorraine is the best spy of MI6. She is an agent who uses her deadly skills to overcome her adversaries and survive a practically impossible mission. Lorraine is assigned to retrieve an invaluable dossier and eliminate a cold-blooded espionage ring. She joins forces with Percival who portrays an unconventional station chief of MI6 in Berlin.
The movie was rated R for too much violence, profane language, sexuality (lesbianism), and nudity.
#4: The Glass Castle
The Glass Castle features Brie Larson as Jeanette Walls with Naomi Watts, Sarah Snook, Woody Harrelson, and Max Greenfield. It is all about a young girl who grew up in a broken and poor family continuously escaping from the FBI. She had to cope with a drunken and clever father who sidetracked Jeanette with supernatural tales to prevent her from knowing the household’s awful condition.
The movie is a 1978 American-Iranian blockbuster which starred Anthony Quinn, Michael Sarrazin, and Jennifer O’Neill. It was filmed entirely in Iran. It was set in the imaginary Middle Eastern country called Zadestan after the Second World War (1948). Mark Miller (Sarrazin) was tasked to probe the mysterious disappearance of Ellen Jasper (O’Neill), a US senator’s daughter after her marriage to a certain Colonel Nazrullah. It turned out she joined a tribe of wanderers led by Zulffiqar (Quinn). Ellen was killed trying to rescue a kid by her estranged husband’s own soldiers.
#2: Cars 3
This is a 3D (computer animation) American comedy and adventure movie produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is a continuation of Cars and separate follow-up to Cars 2. The main protagonist, Lightning McQueen is about to prove he is still the number one race car driver globally to a new era of high-tech vehicles.
#1: Transformers – The Last Knight
This popular Transformers movie is a sequel of the world-famous Transformers toy line introduced by Hasbro. It is the 5th episode of the action movie series of the Transformers. It is the spin-off to Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014) and the second motion picture in the sequel triangle. The major human characters are Mark Wahlberg as inventor Cade Yeager and Josh Duramel, former US Army ranger and commander of NEST and currently member of the Transformer Reaction Force.
Top 5 UltraViolet Movies for 2016
#5: Entourage: The Movie
It is a comedy film which serves as continuation of the HBO television series with the same title. Entourage brings back together the original group of actors of the award-winning series. The cast list consists of Kevin Connolly, Kevin Dillon, Adrian Grenier, Jeremy Piven, and Jerry Ferrara. Hollywood celebrity Vincent Chase (Grenier) and his boys are back together with former agent and now studio-head Ari Gold (played by Piven).
#4: The Hobbit –Battle of the Five Armies
The cast of the Hobbit movie series is back. The principal characters are Martin Freeman (Bilbo Baggins), Ian Holm (Old Bilbo Baggins), Ian McKellen (Gandalf the Grey), Orlando Bloom (Legolas Greenleaf), Luke Evans (Bard the Bowman), Evangeline Lilly (Tauriel), Richard Armitage (Thorin II Oakenshield), and many more. The Company unknowingly let loose a lethal force into the world after getting back their homeland from the Dragon Smaug. The furious Smaug goes after powerless men, women, and kids of Lake Town. Meanwhile, Sauron dispersed legions to assault the Lonely Mountain and only the Wizard Gandalf knows this.
#3: Batman V Superman Dawn of Justice
This superhero box-office hit presents Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne/Batman and Henry Cavill as Clark Kent/Superman. Amy Adams also stars as Lois Lane and Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor. In this thriller, Batman and Superman are pitted against each other. Millionaire Bruce Wayne considers Superman as a possible threat to the human race. On the other hand, Clark Kent plans to expose Batman through his articles in the Daily Planet. Meanwhile, Lex Luthor is up to his dastardly acts once again. Superman is apparently killed in the end and Batman vows to take his place as protector of humanity.
#2: Journey 2 The Mysterious Island
The film stars Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Josh Hutcherson, Michael Caine, Vanessa Hudgens, Luis Guzman, and Kristin Davis. It is a sequel to the Journey to the Center of the Earth, a science-fiction and adventure-comedy production. Sean Anderson (Hutcherson) gets a coded danger signal from a strange place where no island should really exist. This island has weird creatures, dangerous volcanoes, mountains filled with gold, and a mysterious secret. Hank (Johnson), new stepfather of Sean joins this expedition along with a helicopter pilot (Guzman), and his lovely and courageous daughter (Hudgens). They defy all odds to set free the island’s lone dweller.
#1: The LEGO Movie
This is another popular 3D computer-animated adventure and comedy movie based on LEGO’s assortment of construction toys. The plot is about an ordinary mini figure of LEGO who happens to be the only one with the ability to help prevent an oppressive businessman from controlling the LEGO world according to his distorted idea of perfection. Human characters include Chris Platt, Morgan Freeman, Liam Neeson, Will Ferrel, Will Arnett, and Elizabeth Banks.
Top 5 UltraViolet Movies for 2015
#5: Dark Places
This is a mystery thriller in 2015 based on the novel with the same title written by Gillian Flynn (2009). It features Charlize Theron, Chloe Grace Moretz, Christina Hendricks, and Nicholas Hoult. The most important character (Theron) has to cope with her disturbing childhood memories of the gruesome killings of her mother and two sisters. She investigates the probability her brother, played by Corey Stoll, is not guilty of this crime.
#4: Final Girl
This film is a psychological and action thriller that centers on a group of school boys led by a ruthless teen named Jameson who hunt and murder their female blond classmates in the woods. Veronica is a pretty new girl in town. She has been trained by a certain William in jungle fighting tactics without the use of firearms. Veronica is baited by these boys but she’s able to kill them all including the mastermind. Abigail Breslin plays Veronica. She is ably supported by Wes Bentley and Alexander Ludwig.
#3: Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!
This is an American production and the third part of the Sharknado series. A huge tornado let loose famished sharks in Washington DC up to Orlando, Florida. The murderous creatures just drop from the sky and devour human beings. Sharknado fighter Fin Shepard played by Ian Ziering and the United States President Marcus Robbins team up to fight the ferocious sharks. The other characters are Tara Reid (Fin’s wife, April); Cassie Scerbo (Nova Clarke), Bo Derek (May Wexler who is April’s mother); and, Ryan Newman (Claudia Shepard, daughter of April and Fin).
#2: Tremors 5: Bloodlines
The 2015 production is the fifth episode of Tremors monster flicks and a direct-to-video picture. It is a continuation of Tremors: The Series. Michael Gross is Burt Gummer, weapons expert and underground creature hunter and Jamie Kennedy plays the role of Travis Welker, his new right-hand man. They are joined by a cast of international actors and actresses who help them fight off these creatures. The movie obtained mixed reviews from prominent critics and got more positive comments from movie fans.
#1 – TUT: Season 1
The mini-series features Ben Kingsley, Avan Jogia, Nonso Anosie, Alexander Siddig, and Sibylla Deen. TUT is an American and Canadian mini-series which had its premier episode shown on the US cable network, Spike in 2015. It is based on the life of Tutankhamu, an Egyptian pharaoh. It is a drama of war, murder, power, and political quarrels. It relates the rise of King Tut to magnificence, his anarchic rule, and mystery of his death.
Top 5 UltraViolet Movies for 2014
#5: Godzilla 3D
Godzilla 2014 is the 30th episode of the Godzilla franchise. In the summer of 2014, the mightiest monster in the world is reborn to help defenseless humans against the Massive Unidentified Terrestrial Organism or MUTO. It stars Aaron Taylor-Johnson as Ford Brody, Ken Watanabe as Dr. Ishiro Serizawa, and Elizabeth Olsen as Elle Brody.
#4: Jersey Boys
This is a biography and musical drama produced and directed by famous action star, Clint Eastwood. It is about the musical group called The Four Seasons (1951) led by Frankie Valli and their gradual rise to success. They eventually were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Frankie is played by John Lloyd Young.
#3: The Nine Lives of Christmas
Zachary is a good-looking young man enjoying his life as a bachelor. He adopts a stray cat and gets attached to the pet. Through Zach’s pet, he meets a pretty woman, Merilee White who is the exact opposite of Zachary. He learns being single isn’t really rewarding and the wrong girl might just be the ideal match. The stars are Brandon Routh, Kimberly Sustad, and Stephanie Bennett.
Claire Randall, a World War II military nurse strangely goes back to 1743 in war-torn Scotland transported by forces she cannot comprehend. She is accused as a spy and joins a group of renegade Highlanders. She falls in love and becomes torn between her present-day husband and Scottish lover. Claire is ably portrayed by Caitrona Balfe with leading men, Sam Heughan and Tobias Menzes.
#1: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
This is the 5th movie in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series featuring the same characters but portrayed by a new group of actors. In this film, the turtle super heroes help intrepid TV reporter, April O’Neil and her cameraman, Vern Fenwick fight the evil, Shredder and his Foot Clan to save New York City. Megan Fox stars as the beautiful journalist.
Top 5 UltraViolet Movies for 2013
#5: The Wolf of Wall Street
This comedy movie is based on the true story of Wall Street stockbroker Jordan Belfort in the early 1990s and his partner, Donny Azoff. The two turn their company, Stratton Oakmont, into one of the top stock brokers before its collapse due to fraud and corruption. Leonardo DiCaprio plays Belfort while Jonah Hill plays his business colleague. Margot Robbie is Jordan’s wife, Naomi and Kyle Chandler as the FBI agent who attempts to bring Jordan down.
#4: Fast & Furious 6
This is the 6th installment of the American action thriller franchise, Fast & Furious. The gang is led by Dominic Torreto (Vin Diesel) after pulling through their caper in Fast Five (2011) although they are still fugitives. Luke Hobbs (Dwayne Johnson), a US Diplomatic Security Service agent, offers them the chance to clear their names in exchange for help in defeating Owen Shaw (Luke Evans) and his mercenary group.
#3: Before Midnight
Before Midnight is the love story of French-American couple, Jesse and Celine, who met while on a train in Vienna and fell in love nine years ago. They currently live in Paris (France) with their twin daughters. Meanwhile, Jesse must send his son to the USA after a vacation in Greece. This jeopardizes his relation with Celine. The stars are Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy.
#2: Jack the Giant Slayer
This is a fantasy adventure film based on the fairy tales, Jack and the Beanstalk and Jack the Giant Killer. Jack, the youthful farmhand must liberate a princess held captive by giants after unintentionally opening an entrance to their kingdom. Nicholas Hoult is Jack and Eleanor Tomlinson plays Isabelle, the princess.
Diana is a biographical movie about the late Princess of Wales played by Naomi Watt. It is based on the book of Kate Snell, Diana, Her Last Love (2001). It shows the last two years of Princess Diana’s life after her divorce with Prince Charles. She meets and becomes linked to a heart surgeon from Pakistan, Hasnat Khan played by Naveen Andrews.