A Classic. Better on the big screen but amazing non the less. Kubricks best film I think. Its an amazing journey that makes my brain ache!
2001 - A Space Odyssey
(1968) Starring:Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester Director:Stanley Kubrick Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Stanley Kubrick's celebrated sci-fi treatise uses Strauss' 'Blue Danube', amongst other classical pieces, to add gravity to the film's weightless musings. At the dawn of Mankind, a tribe of ape-like beings are visited on Earth by a large black monolith. Thousands of years later, in the year 2001, ..read more »
Great film capturing early 1960s america with a great soundtrack.
American Graffiti(1973) Starring:Harrison Ford, Ron Howard, Richard Dreyfuss Director:George Lucas Certificate:
It's the last night of summer 1962, and the teenagers of Modesto, California, want to have some fun before adult responsibilities close in. Among them are Steve (Ron Howard) and Curt (Richard Dreyfuss), college-bound with mixed feelings about leaving home; nerdy Terry The Toad (Charles Martin Smith)..read more »
A powerful film loosely based on the massacre at Columbine high school. Van Sant's use of music and soundtrack is stunning, giving a quality to each of the characters in the film. Deeply affecting film which captures the insanity and randomness of such events.
(2003) Starring:Eric Deulen, Alex Frost, Timothy Bottoms Director:Gus Van Sant Certificate:
Winner of the Palme D'Or Award at the 2003 Cannes Film Festival, this controversial film by Gus van Sant portrays two days in the life of a suburban American high school that is set to become the scene of a Columbine-style massacre. Semi-improvised, using unknown teenagers rather than professional ..read more »
Interested Michael Moore Docu on school shootings, columbine in particular, and the culture of fear, scary gun laws in america.
Bowling for Columbine
(2002) Starring:Michael Moore Director:Michael Moore Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
Political activist/antagonist, Michael Moore (also author of 'Stupid White Men') takes a 'bemused and bitter' look at the gun laws in the US. The title springs from two fatal shootings in the town of Columbine: the first and most notorious being the mass shooting of pupils at Columbine High by two ..read more »
Saw this when I was probably too young and forever has remained one of my favourite scary films. Atmospheric and chilling.
(1986) Starring:Lan, Sigourney Weaver, Carrie Henn Director:James Cameron Certificate:
James Cameron's sequel to the highly successful 'Alien'. Officer Ripley (Sigourney Weaver), the sole survivor of the alien attack on the 'Nostromo', awakes after 57 years in suspended animation when she is picked up by a salvage ship. She is put to work by the Company, but is horrified to discover ..read more »
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Alien - Director's Cut
The first of the Alien films, and probably joint best with Aliens. Essential horror movie.
Alien - Director's Cut
(2003) Starring: Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, Veronica Cartwright Director: Ridley Scott Certificate:
For this digitally remastered special edition of what many have called the "scariest movie ever made," Ridley Scott has incorporated new footage never before seen in movie houses.
Working closely with Twentieth Century Fox, Scott oversaw a restoration of the original film's negative, as well as ..
Manages to combine the funny and the scary superbly well. Great soundtrack too.
An American Werewolf in London
(1981) Starring:Griffin Dunne, Don McKillop, Paul Kernber Director:John Landis Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
American students David Kessler (David Naughton) and Jack Goodman (Griffin Dunne) are spending their holidays backpacking around England. Seeking shelter from a storm at unwelcoming Yorkshire inn 'The Slaughtered Lamb', the pair are soon spooked by the unwelcoming locals, who nonetheless warn them ..read more »
Mike Myers best film (maybe his only good film!). Some fantastic comedy lines.
Austin Powers - International Man Of Mystery
(1997) Starring:Mike Myers, Brian George, Michael York Director:Jay Roach Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
In 1967, fashion photographer and spy Austin Powers (Mike Myers) is on the verge of catching his arch-nemesis Dr Evil (also Myers) when the latter has himself cryogenically frozen. Powers follows suit, only to be revived thirty years later when Evil has emerged to threaten the world once more. ..read more »