(1993) Starring:Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley Director:Steven Spielberg Certificate:
Based on a true story, Steven Spielberg's Schindler's List stars Liam Neeson as Oskar Schindler, a German businessman in Poland who sees an opportunity to make money from the Nazis' rise to power. He starts a company to make cookware and utensils, using flattery and bribes to win military contracts,..read more »
Vince Vaughn and Jon Favreau work so well together.
(1996) Starring:Jon Favreau, Vince Vaughn, Ron Livingston Director:Doug Liman Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
An ensemble comedy about five guys, all in their 20s, all coping with the mysteries of life and women, set in the back streets and sometimes hidden clubs of Hollywood. It's a story told in the language of the "cocktail nation," a growing 20-something, retro-Swing dance movement that's taken ..read more »
Factual documentary about Ali V Foreman's Rumble in the Jungle.
This couldn't be more exciting if it were fiction.
When We Were Kings
(1996) Starring:Don King, Muhammad Ali, George Plimpton Director:Leon Gast Certificate:
In 1974, boxers Muhammad Ali and George Foreman came to the still-emerging and politically unstable African nation of Zaire for what Ali called the Rumble in the Jungle, a highly publicized world heavyweight championship fight. Documentarian Leon Gast flew to Zaire to film both the fight and a ..read more »
This film blew me away when I first saw it.... so original.
The Usual Suspects
(1995) Starring:Pete Postlethwaite, Kevin Pollak, Gabriel Byrne Director:Bryan Singer Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
When a truck loaded with stripped gun parts is hijacked outside of Queens, five notorious thieves become overnight guests of the NYPD, but that's all they need to hatch a plan that brings them to Los Angeles for the ultimate take, $91 million in hard cash. Roger "Verbal" Kint, an apparent victim of ..read more »
(2001) Starring:Audrey Tautou, Mathieu Kassovitz, Yolande Moreau Director:Jean-Pierre Jeunet Certificate:
When Montmartre-dwelling Amelie Poulain (Audrey Tautou) discovers a hidden collection of childhood toys in her apartment and conspires to return them to their now-elderly owner, the happiness on the old man's face is enough to start her on a campaign of further good works. Thus she sends her father'..read more »
Good Will Hunting
(1997) Starring:Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck Director:Gus Van Sant Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
Will Hunting (Matt Damon, who also co-scripts) is a teenage tearaway who works as a janitor at America's top university. He writes the solution to a maths problem on a classroom blackboard, so impressing Professor Lambeau (Stellan Skarsgard) that when Will is arrested for brawling, the professor ..read more »
Proves that romantic films don't need to end with a long kiss and power ballad.
Lost in Translation
(2003) Starring:Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Giovanni Ribisi Director:Sofia Coppola Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
Winner of an Academy Award in 2003 for best original screenplay and three Golden Globe awards including best actor for Bill Murray, Sofia Coppola's poignant drama about Americans abroad stars Bill Murray as Bob Harris, a movie actor well past his prime who is in Tokyo to shoot a whiskey commercial. ..read more »
Donnie Darko - Feature Disc
(2001) Starring:Noah Wyle, Holmes Osborne, Jena Malone Director:Richard Kelly Certificate:
October 1988 and small town USA is about to witness the end of the world. It's home to Donnie Darko, a brilliant but troubled teenager, plagued by terrifying visions which he knows the meaning of.
With his class mate and soul mate Gretchen and a mysterious ex teacher, nicknamed Grandma Death, he ..read more »
Forget 'Pulp Fiction', in my opinion this is QT's best film.
(1997) Starring:Pam Grier, Pam Grier, Samuel L. Jackson Director:Quentin Tarantino Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
Quentin Tarantino directs this twisting homage to the black action movies of the 1970s. Air stewardess Jackie Brown (Pam Grier) also smuggles money on the side for gunrunner Ordell Robbie (Samuel L. Jackson). When she is caught with $50,000 and a consignment of cocaine, she makes a deal with Ordell:..read more »