A realistic and genuinely scary Zombie flick. Don't let the sub titles put you off.
(2007) Starring:Maria Lanau, Carlos Lasarte, Pep Sais Director:Jaume Balaguero, Paco Plaza Certificate:
While covering the night shift at a small-town fire department, an ambitious young television reporter (Manuela Velasco) and her cameraman follow the crew on a call to rescue an elderly woman unable to escape the inferno that is consuming her home. Upon their arrival at the scene, the calm midnight ..read more »
Great film with superb performances from everyone in it. Touching, humorous and very sad.
Stuart - A Life Backwards
(2007) Starring:Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hardy, Edna Dore Director:David Attwood Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Award-winning British drama based on the biography by Alexander Masters. The story revolves around reclusive author, Alexander (Benedict Cumberbatch), and homeless alcoholic, Stuart (Tom Hardy), who become friends when they meet during a campaign to release two charity workers from prison. As ..read more »
Hustle And Flow
(2005) Starring:Anthony Anderson, DJ Qualls, Taraji P. Henson Director:Craig Brewer Certificate:
Inner-city rap drama starring Ludacris and Terrence Howard. Street hustler and low-grade pimp DJay (Howard) spends his time selling sexy Nola (Taryn Manning) to clients so that he can support pregnant girlfriend Shug (Taraji Henson), but his sleazy lifestyle leaves him feeling hollow and ..read more »
(1982) Starring:Dan Monahan, Tony Ganios, Wyatt Knight Director:Bob Clark Certificate:
This hilarious, raunchy comedy hit takes an unblushing look at teenage adolescence in the 50s. It follows the comic misadventure of six high schoolers, who are desperate to find sexual satisfaction at Porky's, a notorious honky tonk strip joint. When they're ripped off and thrown out by the owners, ..read more »
Compelling performances from first time actors, with a great story.
(2005) Starring:Rapulana Seiphemo, Ian Roberts, Terry Pheto Director:Gavin Hood Certificate:
Hard-hitting Afrikaans drama. Presley Chweneyagae stars as the title character, a young delinquent who supports himself through a life of crime on the tough streets of Johannesburg. Coming from a brutal and deprived background, Tsotsi thinks nothing of committing acts of violence, but when he ..read more »
Slow start saved by Isabelle Adjani getting her kit off at every opportunity. But then turns into a complex, brilliantly acted film - with Adjani still getting her kit off at every opportunity.
One Deadly Summer
(1983) Starring:Michel Galabru, Manuel Gelin, Alain Souchon Director:Jean Becker Certificate:
For the first 20 minutes or so, this looks like an all too familiar chirpy French rural comedy: wiggly, pert-buttocked coquette-cum-slut Adjani arrives in a small French village and sets the local manhood afire with lust and rumour. Then the tone shifts and we're all set to discover that she's out ..read more »
Maybe the daftest concept ever committed to celluloid, but after a slow start it rocks.
(2002) Starring:Heidi Marnhout, Ossie Davis, Bob Ivy Director:Don Coscarelli Certificate:
Low budget cult comedy starring Bruce Campbell and directed by Don Coscarelli. In a Mud Creek retirement home, an aged Elvis Presley (Bruce Campbell) and a black man who thinks he's JFK (Ossie Davis) have to join forces to stop a 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummy from sucking the souls out of the ..read more »