An excellent and moving reconstruction of events on one of the hijacked planes.
(2006) Starring:JJ Johnson, Polly Adams, Opal Alladin Director:Paul Greengrass Certificate:
A real time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on 9/11 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot.
Two police officers become trapped under the rubble of the World Trade Center.
World Trade Center
(2006) Starring:Maria Bello, Nicolas Cage, Maggie Gyllenhaal Director:Oliver Stone Certificate:
Sept. 11, 2001 was an unusually warm day in New York. Will Jimeno, an officer with the Port Authority Police Department, was tempted to take a personal day to enjoy his hobby of bow hunting, but ultimately decided that he would go to work. Sergeant John McLoughlin, a respected veteran of the PAPD, ..read more »
(2004) Starring:Michael Moore Director:Michael Moore Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Probably the most talked-about film of 2004, this controversial documentary by political filmmaker Michael Moore focuses on the administration of George W. Bush and his 'War on Terrorism' agenda. The film explores the government's handling of the terrorist attacks on September 11th 2001, explores ..read more »
Deconstructs the case for war in Iraq through interviews with U.S. intelligence professionals, diplomats and former Pentagon officials, including a former director of the C.I.A., two former Secretaries of Defense, a former ambassador to Saudi Arabia and even President Bush's former Secretary of the Army.
Uncovered - The War on Iraq
(2004) Director:Robert Greenwald Certificate:
Polemical documentary by film-maker Robert Greenwald, exploring the George W. Bush administration's determination to declare war on Iraq following the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Centre. After interviewing US intelligence and defence officials, as well as foreign affairs experts and ..read more »
A documentary on the perception of the United States's war with Iraq, with an emphasis on Al Jazeera's coverage.
(2004) Starring:Lt. Josh Rushing, Samir Khader Director:Jehane Noujaim Certificate:
Documentary by Jihane Noujaim about war, truth and the media, focusing in particular on the 2003 Iraq conflict. Noujaim and her film crew visit the headquarters of Al-Jazeera, the first commercial non-state-owned Arab satellite channel, to find out what the news looks like from the 'other side'. As ..read more »
The internal conflict between the Fundamentalists and the Liberal Muslims.
Khuda Kay Liye
Starring:Shaan, Iman ali, Iman Ali Director:Shoib Mansoor Certificate:
The film is about the difficult situation in which the Pakistanis in particular and the Muslims in general are caught up since 9/11. There is a war going on between the Fundamentalists and the Liberal Muslims. This situation is creating a drift not only between the Western world and the Muslims, ..read more »
In the late summer of 2006, in the middle of the insurgency, filmmakers Eddy Moretti and Suroosh Alvi traveled to Baghdad to meet and interview the only heavy metal band in Iraq...
Heavy Metal in Baghdad
(2008) Director:Suroosh Alvi, Eddy Moretti Certificate:
In the late summer of 2006, in the middle of the insurgency, filmmakers Eddy Moretti and Suroosh Alvi traveled to Baghdad to meet and interview the only heavy metal band in Iraq, Acrassicauda. "Heavy Metal in Baghdad" is the story of the band and its members, young Iraqis whose lives have been ..read more »
The story of an elite Army bomb squad unit in Iraq.
The Hurt Locker
(2008) Starring:Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Brian Geraghty Director:Kathryn Bigelow Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
Iraq. Forced to play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse in the chaos of war, an elite Army bomb squad unit must come together in a city where everyone is a potential enemy and every object could be a deadly bomb.
Genius dark comedy/satire from Chris Morris about British Jihadists.
(2010) Starring:Kayvan Novak, Riz Ahmed, Benedict Cumberbatch Director:Christopher Morris Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Black comedy directed by Chris Morris ('Brass Eye', 'The Day Today'). Riz Ahmed plays Omar, a devout British-based Muslim who forms a small terrorist group. Omar is an unconvincing leader and his team of fellow terrorists are just as unimpressive. Among them are dim-witted Waj (Kayvan Novak), shy ..read more »
Right at Your Door
(2006) Starring:Mary McCormack, Rory Cochrane, Tony Perez Director:Chris Gorak Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
After multiple dirty bombs are detonated, spreading deadly toxic ash across Los Angeles, Brad (Rory Cochrane) inadvertently quarantines his wife, Lexi (Mary McCormack) outside their new home by safely sealing himself inside. With the city under siege and Martial Law in affect, Brad and Lexi ..read more »