Great film with no 'OTT' heroes, Pheonix was excellent; very believable. Travolta was notably very good also.
Ladder 49(2004) Starring:John Travolta, Balthazar Getty, Jacinda Barrett Director:Jay Russell Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Action drama about how extraordinary heroes emerge out of ordinary lives. While trying to rescue a trapped civilian, firefighter Jack Morrison (Joaquin Phoenix) finds himself trapped and surrounded by flames. Outside Fire Chief Mike Kennedy (John Travolta), battles to get his friend out alive. As ..read more »
Time after time Mortensen delivers a quality performance, and this film is no exception, a great watch.
(2007) Starring:Naomi Watts, Viggo Mortensen, Vincent Cassel Director:David Cronenberg Certificate:
The film follows the mysterious and ruthless Nikolai (Viggo Mortensen), who is tied to one of London's most notorious organized crime families. His carefully maintained existence is jarred when he crosses paths with Anna (Naomi Watts), an innocent midwife trying to right a wrong, who accidentally ..read more »
Excellent film, mixes a hint of comedy with an excellent story acted out by a great cast...Hanks, DiCaprio and Walken
Catch Me If You Can
(2002) Starring:Martin Sheen, Nathalie Baye, Brian Howe Director:Steven Spielberg Certificate:
Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks star in this crime-caper by Steven Spielberg, based on the true story of Frank W. Abagnale Junior. As a teenager, Abagnale (DiCaprio) discovers he has a talent for impersonating officials, beginning with posing as a substitute teacher. Finding solace in his new gift -..read more »
Fantastic period film, two excellent leading men, with a great story....
(2006) Starring:Piper Perabo, Scarlett Johansson, Hugh Jackman Director:Christopher Nolan Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Thriller starring Hugh Jackman and Christian Bale. Rupert Angier (Jackman) and Alfred Borden (Bale) are London-based magicians of the highest order, both blessed with spectacular powers of deception and both cursed with unrelenting envy for one another's skills. When Alfred performs an awe-..read more »
I always love an action film thats based on fact, definitley worth a watch.
Tears Of The Sun
(2003) Starring:Bruce Willis, Monica Bellucci, Cole Hauser Director:Antoine Fuqua Certificate:
Navy SEAL Lieutenant A.K. Waters and his elite squadron of tactical specialists are forced to choose between their duty and their humanity, between following orders by ignoring the conflict that surrounds them, or finding the courage to follow their conscience and protect a group of innocent ..read more »
(2003) Starring:Gabriel Macht, Al Pacino, Bridget Moynahan Director:Roger Donaldson Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Walter Burke (Al Pacino) is a headhunter for the CIA and wants to recruit James Clayton (Colin Farrell). And why wouldn't he? Clayton is one of the brightest college graduates in the country - he graduated top of his class at MIT. Clayton proves to be an excellent student; but when he is given the ..read more »