Pay it Forward: A young boy attempts to make the world a better place after his teacher gives him that chance. Director: Mimi Leder Writers: Catherine Ryan Hyde (book), Leslie Dixon (screenplay) Stars: Kevin Spacey, Haley Joel Osment and Helen Hunt
The Red Violin dir. by François Girard. A perfect red-colored violin inspires passion, making its way through three centuries over several owners and countries, eventually ending up at an auction where it may find a new owner.