Lions For Lambs tells the poignant and layered story of several individuals caught up at various ends of the U.S. war on terror - a senator (Cruise) attempting to spin the latest comprehensive strategy to a network news journalist (Streep), an idealistic professor (Redford) trying to convince one of his most promising students (Garfield) to change the course of his life, and two young men (Derek Luke and Michael Pena), fighting in the snow-capped mountains of Afgananistan, whose desire to live a life of meaning leads them to join the U.S. Army and the fight against global terrorism. more...
A son wants to be just like his father, but most of all would like to earn himself a place in the family business--a national crime syndicate. Together with his half-brother, he forms a gang of his own to gain his dad's respect. However, efforts backfire as the father fears that he is losing control of his organization and his sons. Based on a true story of Bruce Johnston Sr. and Jr. in Brandywine River Valley, Pennsylvania. more...