Visually, it's a great film - one I definitely need on Blu-Ray! The story's not too bad either.
(2006) Starring:Gerard Butler, Lena Headey, Andrew Pleavin Director:Zack Snyder Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Based on the epic graphic novel by Frank Miller, 300 is a ferocious retelling of the ancient Battle of Thermopylae in which King Leonidas (Gerard Butler) and 300 Spartans fought to the death against Xerxes and his massive Persian army. Facing insurmountable odds, their valor and sacrifice inspire ..read more »
Not much special here. I honestly found this one dissapointing. I just keep it in my collection because I was waiting for this moment for so long!
Alien Vs Predator(2004) Starring:Sanaa Lathan, Raoul Bova, Ewen Bremner Director:Paul W.S. Anderson Certificate:
Sci-fi action. Early in the 21st century, billionaire Charles Weyland (Lance Hendriksen) is convinced that his satellite thermal imaging system has picked up evidence of an ancient life form buried under the ice in remotest Antarctica. When a team of archaeologists sets out to investigate, they ..read more »
Ron Burgundy:"Brick, where did you get a hand grenade?"
Brick Tamland: "I.. Don't know!"
(2004) Starring:Paul Rudd, Steve Carell, Christina Applegate Director:Adam McKay Certificate:
Goofball comedy directed by former Saturday Night Live writer Adam McKay. Will Ferrell stars as Ron Burgundy, a top-rated 1970s San Diego anchorman who believes women have a place in the newsroom - so long as they stick to covering fashion shows or late-breaking cooking news, that is. So when Ron ..read more »
Actually part of a box set. This is the start of something great!
Back To The Future
(1985) Starring:Billy Zane, Claudia Wells, Lea Thompson Director:Robert Zemeckis Certificate:
Teenager Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox) just wants to play electric guitar and date girlfriend Jennifer; he is also determined not to end up a loser in life like his own parents. Father George (Crispin Glover) is a weak-willed failure, bullied at work by his former high school tormentor Biff Tannen (..read more »
I loved this film as a kid.. And yes.. I still love it now!
Batteries Not Included
(1987) Starring:Jessica Tandy, Frank McRae, Elizabeth Pena Director:Matthew Robbins Certificate:
When their New York apartment block is threatened with demolition, elderly couple Frank (Hume Cronyn) and Faye Riley (Jessica Tandy) pray for a miracle. This duly arrives - in the form of space aliens in tiny flying saucers, who set about helping the Rileys fight the demolition order.
I'm a sucker for Burton films, and here's a good reason why!
(1988) Starring:Duane Davis, Winona Ryder, Glenn Shadix Director:Tim Burton Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
The demonic comedy that put acclaimed film director Tim Burton firmly on the map. The Maitlands (Geena Davis and Alec Baldwin) are a happy couple who, when killed in a car crash, return as ghosts to their beloved home to wreak havoc on the ghastly yuppie family who have moved in. Being novices at ..read more »
(2003) Starring:Ewan McGregor, Robert Guilla, Billy Crudup Director:Tim Burton Certificate:
Tim Burton's fantasy-drama is based on the novel by Daniel Wallace and adapted for the screen by John August. A dying Edward Bloom (Albert Finney as the old man and Ewan McGregor as the younger) has always had a willing audience to hear the amazing tales from his travels around the world in his ..read more »