Strangely, this is one of the best love story (and tragic too) I have even seen.
(2005) Starring:Scott Michael Campbell, Randy Quaid, Linda Cardellini Director:Ang Lee Certificate:
Drama from Academy Award-winning filmmaker Ang Lee starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Heath Ledger. Set against the sweeping vistas of Wyoming and Texas, the film tells the story of two young men - a ranch-hand and a rodeo cowboy - who meet in the summer of 1963, and unexpectedly forge a lifelong ..read more »
Strange but wacky. Dark but also lighten up my dull evening. Wicked when you are told that it is based on a real event. But I feel sorry for the Japennese girl who died because of this.
(1996) Starring:William H. Macy, Steve Buscemi, Peter Stormare Director:Joel Coen Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
A pregnant police chief is investigating a series of homicides across the frozen tundra. Against a sprawling Minnesota landscape, a car salesman hires two criminals to kidnap his wife. But when the scheme goes sour, and wood chippers get involved, the haphazard kidnapping plot turns deadly serious.
This is the file that truely introduced the Chinese Wuxi genre to the west. Love all the operatic fighting scenes. Heros and the House of the Flying Daggers are clourful to watch, but CTHD is the first of its kind.
Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon
(2000) Starring:Chow Yun-Fat, Michelle Yeoh, Zhang Ziyi Director:Ang Lee Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Yu Shu Lien (Michelle Yeoh) has been charged with bringing the Green Destiny, a legendary antique sword, to its new owner in the capital. But the sword is stolen by a mysterious black-clad thief whose martial arts expertise outshines even that of Shu Lien herself. Li Mu Bai (Chow Yun Fat) soon ..read more »
I saw this film when I was 15 and it introduced me to one of the best directors I have come across. The scene whee the head fell out of the boat still makes me jump!
(1975) Starring:Richard Dreyfuss, Lorraine Gary, Susan Backlinie Director:Steven Spielberg Certificate:
Seventies blockbuster movie, directed by Steven Spielberg. A large man-eating shark wreaks havoc off the coast of Long Island whilst local sheriff Martin Brody (Roy Scheider) finds himself caught between a panicking community and a town council eager to play down the reported deaths. However, the ..read more »
A real endearment to my heart, especially Debra Winger.
Terms Of Endearment
(1983) Starring:David Wohl, Debra Winger, Jeff Daniels Director:James L. Brooks Certificate:
James L Brooks' multi-Oscar-winning film about the volatile relationship between the over-bearing Aurora (Shirley Maclaine) and Emma (Debra Winger), the daughter who cannot wait to escape her clutches. The story covers 30 years, and ranges from Emma's late-teens, her marriage to Flap Horton (Jeff ..read more »
Departed is good, but Infernal Affair is turely original.
(2002) Starring:Tony Leung, Andy Lau, Anthony Wong Director:Siu Fai Mak, Andrew Lau Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
A cop goes undercover as a gangster while, simultaneously, a gangster infiltrates the police force, pretending to be a cop. These two sleeper agents live underground for a decade before a series of mistakes clues in all the wrong people as to what's going on and each mole is ordered to root out the ..read more »
I will watch any films to do with Batman, but this latest one has to be the best. Christian Bale exceeds my expection as the Dark Knight . Heath Ledger is the real surprise. I have never been so scare of the Joker. This is no longer a superhero story for kids.
The Dark Knight
(2008) Starring:Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Maggie Gyllenhaal Director:Christopher Nolan Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Batman and James Gordon join forces with Gotham's new District Attorney, Harvey Dent, to take on a psychotic bank robber known as The Joker, whilst other forces plot against them, and Joker's crimes grow more and more deadly.