(2001) Starring:Robert Forster, Justin Theroux, Dan Hedaya Director:David Lynch Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
Along Mulholland Drive nothing is what it seems. In the unreal universe of Los Angeles, the city bares its schizophrenic nature, an uneasy blend of innocence and corruption, love and loneliness, beauty and depravity. A woman is left with amnesia following a car accident. An aspiring young actress ..read more »
(2003) Starring:Isabella Rossellini, Elizabeth Berkley, Jennifer Beals Director:Dylan Kidd Certificate:
After cynical New York advertising copywriter Roger Swanson (Campbell Scott) is dumped by his on-again/off-again girlfriend Joyce (Isabella Rossellini), who is also his boss, his painful work day is further complicated by the unexpected arrival of his 16 year-old nephew Nick (Jesse Eisenberg). ..read more »
Oliver Stone's best. Completely driven by awesome dialogue.
Talk Radio(1988) Starring:Ellen Greene, Eric Bogosian, Alec Baldwin Director:Oliver Stone Certificate:
Oliver Stone directs this adaptation from a one act play by Eric Bogosian, and the book 'The Life and Death of Alan Berg' by Stephen Singular. Most of the action of the film takes place in a radio studio, where a late night radio DJ is rude and abrasive to his listeners and callers. His attention-..read more »
Maybe my favourite film. You need to be patient with this one - it all centres around one conversation and it doesn't really come together until about halfway through. It's worth the effort! The dialogue in this film gives me goosebumps every time I watch it - it could change your life.
My Dinner with Andre
(1981) Starring:Wallace Shawn, Andre Gregory, Jean Lenauer Director:Louis Malle Certificate:
A film that takes the form of a filmed conversation between theatre director Andre Gregory and actor-playwright Wallace Shawn, two friends who are catching up with each other after 6 years without contact. A multi-level film which explores the dramatics of conversation and discussion as much as it ..read more »
Weird one this. A totally original story of two men who are made to build a wall for two millionaires to repay them a gambling debt. Brilliantly acted by Spader and Patinkin. Inspiring and makes you want to keep working for your goals and accepting what you can't control in life.
The Music Of Chance
(1993) Starring:M. Emmet Walsh, James Spader, Samantha Mathis Director:Philip Haas Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
Professional gambler Jack Pozzi (James Spader) hitches a lift with a retired fireman (Mandy Patinkin) after being kicked out of a poker game. Desperate to raise $10,000 for another game, scheduled for the following day with two retired millionaires, Pozzi persuades the fireman to front up the money ..read more »
The Dead Zone
(1983) Starring:Martin Sheen, Herbert Lom, Anthony Zerbe Director:David Cronenberg Certificate:
Christopher Walken plays a schoolteacher, Johnny Smith, who awakens from a five-year coma. He discovers that he has acquired the ability to foretell a person's future simply by touching his or her hand. After seeing several examples, Smith's doctor (Herbert Lom) becomes convinced that Smith can not ..read more »
Welcome To The Dollhouse
(1995) Starring:Brendan Sexton III, Siri Howard, Eric Mabius Director:Todd Solondz Certificate:
Twelve-year-old Dawn Wiener (Heather Matarazzo) is perhaps the most put-upon adolescent in film history in Todd Solondz's bitterly hilarious black comedy Welcome to the Dollhouse. Dawn is bright but awkward, both physically and socially, and is appallingly unpopular among her peers, to whom she's ..read more »