For eight long years Iran and Iraq battled over what appeared to be desolate swampland on either side of the border -- the site of possibly boundless oil reserves. Millions of grown soldiers and child soldiers battled to a standstill, and the region was devastated. In this story, Koramshahr has hordes of orphaned boys who are part of two gangs led by Ahmad and Reza. Each earns a living stealing what little the region's Afghani refugees have in their pockets. Each gang is being cheated by Abdol, the big name in the region's black market. They battle the kingpin and win a brief victory, and then it's back to business as usual.
The true story of Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian Brooklyn kid who is adopted by neighbourhood gangsters at an early age and climbs the ranks of a Mafia family under the guidance of Jimmy Conway.
Hick handymen Val McKee and Earl Bassett can barely eke out a living in the Nevada hamlet of Perfection, so they decide to leave town -- despite an admonition from a shapely seismology coed who's picking up odd readings on her equipment.
John McClane is an off-duty cop gripped with a feeling of déjà vu when on a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation's capital, terrorists seize a major international airport, holding thousands of holiday travelers hostage.