As a girl in Orlando, Fla., Mandy Moore sang "The Star-Spangled Banner" at so many big-time sporting events in the city that she earned the moniker "The National Anthem Girl." Drawing from interviews with the star, her family and her colleagues, this 2000 documentary chronicles Moore's transformation from precocious young trouper at a summer musical-theater camp to voice-over artist for commercials to pop queen to movie actress.
Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
Drawn from interviews with survivors of Easy Company, as well as their journals and letters, Band of Brothers chronicles the experiences of these men from paratrooper training in Georgia through the end of the war.
William Thatcher, a peasant, is sent to apprentice with a Knight named Hector as a young boy. Urged by his father to "change his Stars", he assumes Sir Hector's place in a tournament when Hector dies in the middle of it.
It ain't easy bein' green -- especially if you're a likable (albeit smelly) ogre named Shrek. On a mission to retrieve a gorgeous princess from the clutches of a fire-breathing dragon, Shrek teams up with an unlikely compatriot -- a wisecracking donkey.