The Big Bus(1976) Starring:Ruth Gordon, Lynn R, Harold Gould Director:James Frawley Certificate:
A disaster film spoof. It is the story of the world's first nuclear-powered bus on its maiden journey from New York to Denver and the pair of evil-doers who vow to destroy it.
Carry On Cabby
(1963) Starring:Bill Owen, Sid James, Liz Fraser Director:Gerald Thomas Certificate:
Seventh entry in the 'Carry On' series, and the first not to feature Kenneth Williams. Charlie (Sid James), owner of the Speedee Cabs company, finds he has some serious competition when his wife Peggy (Hattie Jacques) sets up a rival firm, consisting only of glamorous female drivers. Cabbies driven ..read more »
Gone In 60 Seconds
(2000) Starring:Nicolas Cage, Angelina Jolie, Robert Duvall Director:Dominic Sena Certificate:
In this remake of the classic 1974 car-chase movie, legendary car thief Randall 'Memphis' Raines (Nicolas Cage) is forced to come out of retirement when his brother Kip (Giovanni Ribisi) ends up in debt to evil mobster Raymond Calitri. Charged with stealing fifty cars by Friday, Randall sets about ..read more »
I love Herbie and didn't think I was going to enjoy a modern one, especially with Lohan in it but I have o say it was quite fun.
Herbie - Fully Loaded
(2005) Starring:Jill Ritchie, Lyndsay Lohan, Matt Dillon Director:Angela Robinson Certificate:
The world's wackiest Volkswagen is back in action in this family comedy. Maggie Peyton (Lindsay Lohan), the first Peyton to graduate from college receives a graduation present from her dad (Michael Keaton). But instead of a 250Z, she instead receives a Volkswagon Bug (Herbie) who soon takes over ..read more »
The Love Bug
(1969) Starring:Benson Fong, Joe Flynn, Buddy Hackett Director:Robert Stevenson Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
The first film featuring Herbie the Volkswagen, the little car with a mind of its own. Slapstick fun as Herbie gets involved with a race car driver (Dean Jones), after a stuffy rival (David Tomlinson) takes a haughty attitude towards the car.
(1994) Starring:Keanu Reeves, Alan Ruck, Joe Morton Director:Jan De Bont Certificate:
A mad bomber with a vendetta against a young cop plants a bomb on a bus in L.A. The hero, with the help of a beautiful passenger, must diffuse the explosive device which is set to detonate if the bus slows to under 50 miles per hour. Academy Award Nominations: 3, including Best Film Editing. ..read more »
Two great parts for me in this film, Dudley's tattoo and (technically more than one bit) John C. McGinley as the highway patrolman.
(2007) Starring:Martin Lawrence, John Travolta, William H. Macy Director:Walter Becker Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Four middle-aged men (Tim Allen, John Travolta, Martin Lawrence, William H. Macy) decide to take a road trip from Cincinnati to the Pacific in order to get away from their lives which are leading them nowhere. Taking their motorcycles, these "Wild Hogs" tear up the road and eventually stop in New ..read more »
XXX 2 - The Next Level
(2005) Starring:Ice Cube, Samuel L. Jackson, Willem Dafoe Director:Lee Tamahori Certificate:
Action sequel starring Ice Cube as agent xXx. In Washington D.C., the centre of American power, an attack is being prepared on a target you would never expect. In the midst of intrique and a major power play, xXx discovers that the greatest threat to the United States comes from high within the US ..read more »