Lots of romance, lots of weddings and oh a funeral. You must have seen it anyway.
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 »
Teenage Romance, holiday dreams, dance heaven all about to go horribly wrong when....
(1987) Starring:Wayne Knight, Max Cantor, Wayne Director:Emile Ardolino Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
Decade-defining box office smash starring Patrick Swayze in one of his most famous roles. Frances 'Baby' Houseman (Jennifer Grey) is a teenage girl on holiday with her family at a resort in the Catskill Mountains. Stumbling upon an off-limits employees-only party, she witnesses the staff getting ..read more »
What better way to feel good than to find out that the deepest darkest forest contains the most horrible and terrifying OGRE, who actually is the nicest, kindest, funniester ogre and not terrible and the PRINCESS, is not really a prin....
(2001) Starring:Mike Myers, John Lithgow, Vincent Cassel Director:Andrew Adamson, Vicky Jenson Certificate:
Post-modern animated comedy-fantasy. Shrek (Mike Myers) is a reclusive ogre living in a swamp on the edges of a fairytale kingdom. The vain yet diminutive ruler of the land, Prince Fahrquaad (John Lithgow) decides to streamline his kingdom by getting rid of all the fairytale characters who promptly ..read more »
(1986) Starring:Ally Sheedy, Austin Pendleton, G.W. Bailey Director:John Badham Certificate:
Struck by lightning, an endearing little robot known only as Number 5 escapes from an experimental electronics firm. Technician Steve Guttenberg and his indecipherable East Indian assistant Fisher Stevens set out to locate Number 5 before the military can go through with its plans to destroy the ..read more »
Great family movies about determination and hope and the unusal relationship between human and wildlife.
Fly Away Home
(1996) Starring:Anna Paquin, Terry Kinney, Jeff Daniels Director:Carroll Ballard Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
After spending nine years apart, 13-year-old Amy (Anna Paquin) and her father Thomas (Jeff Daniels) are finally reunited. But things don't go smoothly at first, and while Thomas spends all his time testing a lightweight aircraft he has built, Amy finds solace with the geese nesting in a nearby lake...read more »
Does not need an introduction. Who hasn't seen it?
(2003) Starring:Joanna Page, Lucia Moniz, a Director:Richard Curtis Certificate:
Richard Curtis (writer of 'Four Weddings and a Funeral' and 'Notting Hill') turns his hand to directing with this British rom-com. Eight stories involving the love lives of more than a dozen characters are brought together over one Christmas and climax on Christmas Eve; from the recent widower ..read more »
What woman cannot empathise with Bridget? The desire to be loved and respected all wrapped up in some tremendous fun.
Bridget Jones's Diary
(2001) Starring:Sally Phillips, Honor Blackman, Jim Broadbent Director:Sharon Maguire Certificate:
Pity poor Bridget Jones (Renee Zellweger). She's the 1990s British everywoman: single, weight-obsessed, and very probably drunk on mid-price white wine. Her life goes from middling to worse when she embarks on a doomed affair with silver-tongued boss Daniel Cleaver (Hugh Grant). In the background ..read more »