The story is good and it has a good message behind it all.
Save The Last Dance
(2001) Starring:Sean Patrick Thomas, Julia Stiles, Bianca Lawson Director:Thomas Carter Certificate:
Would-be ballerina Sara (Julia Stiles) is forced to abandon her dancing plans when she leaves her smalltown home and moves to live with her estranged father in the dangerous South Side of Chicago. As a white girl in a predominantly black neighbourhood, Sara finds it a struggle to settle in, but ..read more »
I love this film! Tom Hanks is a wonderful actor! I think what makes this so entertaining is his collaboration with the other characters and also the individual backgrounds that each character brings to the film. It makes very funny and enjoyable viewing!
(2004) Starring:Tom Hanks, Catherine Zeta Jones, Stanley Tucci Director:Steven Spielberg Certificate:
Steven Spielberg-directed comedy starring Tom Hanks set almost entirely in an airport terminal. Viktor Navorski (Hanks) always planned to emigrate from his Eastern European homeland to the USA - but his plans were swiftly accelerated by the outbreak of war, and he finds himself on a plane headed ..read more »
I love this film! I've never seen the original, but this in itself I found was a great film! Not always into action films, but this I enjoyed! Good acting, and awesome filming in Venice! A really good film!
The Italian Job
(2003) Starring:Olek Krupa, Mos Def, Seth Green Director:F. Gary Gray Certificate:
The plan was flawless...the job was executed perfectly...the escape was clean. The only threat mastermind thief Charlie Croker never saw coming was from a member of his own crew. After pulling off an amazing gold bullion heist from a heavily guarded palazzo in Venice, Italy, Charlie and his gang -- ..read more »
A very enjoyable film, not your typical Hollywood blockbuster, but a very good film!
(2000) Starring:Brenda Blethyn, Tchéky Karyo, Bill Bailey Director:Nigel Cole Certificate:
Green-fingered widow Grace Trevethen (Brenda Blethyn) is faced with a cash-flow problem and wonders how she will be able to pay for the upkeep on her Cornish manor. The solution comes from the manor caretaker (Craig Ferguson): why not start growing and selling marijuana? That's exactly what Grace ..read more »
I really love this film! The relationship between the characters in this film is very entertaining to watch and it's one of those films that takes you away to another setting and time during the film, a story within a story. Got a nice edge to it. A film I could easily watch again and again!
Alex And Emma
(2003) Starring:David Paymer, Sophie Marceau, Luke Wilson Director:Rob Reiner Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Rob Reiner directs this romantic comedy about an author, Alex (Luke Wilson), who has received a threat from gangsters that they will kill him if he doesn't repay his gambling debts within 30 days. The only way he can possibly get the money is to finish his new novel, so to speed things up he hires ..read more »
Interesting story, very good animation and an enjoyable film overall.
(2007) Starring:Patton Oswalt, Brad Garrett, Ian Holm Director:Brad Bird Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
The story is of a rat named Ratatouille who lives in a upmarket Parisian restaurant run by an eccentric chef.
Quite a deep film and quite long, but the setting and costume, culture and the gradual unravelling of the story makes good viewing.
Memoirs of a Geisha
(2005) Starring:Youki Kudoh, Suzuka Ohgo, Ziyi Zhang Director:Rob Marshall Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Drama based on the novel by Arthur Golden. Set in a mysterious and exotic world which still casts a potent spell today, the story begins in the years before World War II, when a Japanese child is torn from her penniless family to work as a servant in a geisha house. Despite a treacherous rival who ..read more »
I love watching Gilmore Girls(any season, but this season really gets the show going)! Based on a mother-daughter relationship, it's quirky, funny and has storylines which I'm sure most people can relate to in some way. Great viewing!