My personal fave! Acting is brilliant, comedy is genius and leaves you feeling all loved up.
Bridget Jones's Diary
(2001) Starring:Sally Phillips, Honor Blackman, Jim Broadbent Director:Sharon Maguire Certificate:
Pity poor Bridget Jones (Renee Zellweger). She's the 1990s British everywoman: single, weight-obsessed, and very probably drunk on mid-price white wine. Her life goes from middling to worse when she embarks on a doomed affair with silver-tongued boss Daniel Cleaver (Hugh Grant). In the background ..read more »
Iconic 90s film, you'll want to watch it over and over again.
Sleepless in Seattle
(1993) Starring:Bill Pullman, Rosie O'Donnell, Ross Malinger Director:Nora Ephron Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Sam Baldwin (Tom Hanks) has lost his wife to cancer and, left to bring up his son alone, tries to make a new start by moving to Seattle. His son turns him into a radio heartthrob, however, when he makes an on-air appeal to potential partners for his grief-stricken father. Annie Reed (Meg Ryan), ..read more »
Brilliance at its best and stars the delightful Ewan McGregor!!!
A Life Less Ordinary
(1997) Starring:Ewan McGregor, Timothy, Ian Mcneice Director:Danny Boyle Certificate:
In Heaven, the angel Gabriel orders his subordinates Jackson (Delroy Lindo) and O'Reilly (Holly Hunter) to make rich girl Celine (Cameron Diaz) and impoverished janitor Robert (Ewan McGregor) fall in love. When Robert is fired by Celine's father, Neville (Ian Holm), Celine convinces Robert to '..read more »
(1999) Starring:Tim McInnerny, Rhys Ifans, Hugh Bonneville Director:Roger Michell Certificate:
The team behind the hugely successful 'Four Weddings and a Funeral' returns for this romantic comedy, which is now the biggest grossing British film of all time. Anna Scott (Julia Roberts) is the world's most famous movie star, whilst divorcée William Thacker (Hugh Grant) owns an ailing travel ..read more »
Brilliant script and acting - includes musical hits from a variety of genres.
(2003) Starring:Joanna Page, Lucia Moniz, a Director:Richard Curtis Certificate:
Richard Curtis (writer of 'Four Weddings and a Funeral' and 'Notting Hill') turns his hand to directing with this British rom-com. Eight stories involving the love lives of more than a dozen characters are brought together over one Christmas and climax on Christmas Eve; from the recent widower ..read more »
(1987) Starring:Wayne Knight, Max Cantor, Wayne Director:Emile Ardolino Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Decade-defining box office smash starring Patrick Swayze in one of his most famous roles. Frances 'Baby' Houseman (Jennifer Grey) is a teenage girl on holiday with her family at a resort in the Catskill Mountains. Stumbling upon an off-limits employees-only party, she witnesses the staff getting ..read more »
If you want a good old sob you've picked the right film!
Titanic(1997) Starring:Leonardo Di Caprio, Billy Zane, Kate Winslet Director:James Cameron Certificate:
The journey of "Titanic" begins in the present, at the site of the ship's watery grave, two-and-a-half miles under the ocean surface. An ambitious fortune hunter (Bill Paxton) is determined to plumb the treasures of this once-stately ship, only to bring to the surface a story left untold. The ..read more »
Four Weddings And A Funeral
(1993) Starring:Rowan A, Hugh Grant, Andie MacDowell Director:Mike Newell Certificate:
This hugely popular comedy established Hugh Grant as Hollywood's favourite bumbling Brit and garnered Oscar nominations for Best Picture and Richard Curtis' screenplay. Shy Londoner Charles (Grant) meets American Carrie (Andie MacDowell) at a friend's wedding and enjoys a one-night stand with her. ..read more »
Brilliant actors in this one and all round acting and effect is marvelous.
Shakespeare In Love
(1998) Starring:Rupert Everett, Imelda Staunton, Anthony Sher Director:John Madden Certificate:
This Tom Stoppard penned period comedy won seven Oscars, including those for Best Picture, Actress, Supporting Actress (Judi Dench) and Original Screenplay. In late 16th Century London, the theatre's most promising young playwright, Will Shakespeare (Joseph Fiennes), is suffering from writer's ..read more »