My favourite film ever. Mainly because it was filmed in Yorkshire - God's country. A true British classic. I challenge anyone not to blub when everyone waves at the children from the train...
The Railway Children
(1968) Starring:Gillian Bailey, Ann Castle, Neil MacDermott Director:Julia Smith Certificate:
The original BBC TV adaptation of E. Nesbit's much-loved tale. Following their father's arrest on spying charges, the previously well-to-do Faraday children go to live in reduced circumstances in a remote country cottage with their ailing mother. The three children - Bobbie, Peter, and Phyllis - ..read more »
How did we fancy Hugh Grant in those big glasses? Some of the best lines in British cinema. Love it.
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 »
Wind In The Willows - The Movie
(1983) Starring:Michael Hordern, David Jason, Michael Hordern Certificate:
Animated version of Kenneth Grahame's much-loved children's tale. Badger, Ratty and Mole are the woodland and river-dwelling creatures who enjoy a simple, settled existence in the English countryside. However, their brash and egotistical friend, Toad, is renowned for his passing fads and expensive ..read more »
Beautiful film starring beautiful people - I loved this way better than Breakfast At Tiffany's
(1953) Starring:Audrey Hepburn, Gregory Peck, Eddie Albert Director:William Wyler Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck star in this classic romantic drama from director William Wyler. Bored with royal protocol while in Rome for an official engagement, Princess Anne (Hepburn) escapes her claustrophobic entourage in order to see what life beyond the castle is like. Down-at-heel ..read more »
High School Musical
(2006) Starring:Ashley Tisdale, Monique Coleman, Lucas Grabeel Director:Kenny Ortega Certificate:
All-singing, all-dancing musical romance set in an all-American high school. Troy (Zac Efron) is the popular captain of the basketball team, while shy and brainy Gabriella (Vanessa Anne Hudgens) is a member of the academic club. When they both secretly audition for the leads in the school's musical,..read more »
A real testament to Heath's acting - what a shame we didn't get to see more of it. As powerful a film as I've ever seen - remarkable. Oh, and the music...
(2005) Starring:Scott Michael Campbell, Randy Quaid, Linda Cardellini Director:Ang Lee Certificate:
Drama from Academy Award-winning filmmaker Ang Lee starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Heath Ledger. Set against the sweeping vistas of Wyoming and Texas, the film tells the story of two young men - a ranch-hand and a rodeo cowboy - who meet in the summer of 1963, and unexpectedly forge a lifelong ..read more »