Tough guy Thomas Beckett is a US Marine working in the Panamanian jungle. His job is to seek out rebels and remove them using his sniper skills. Beckett is notorious for losing his partners.
When young CIA analyst Jack Ryan uncovers a Russian oligarch's meticulously planned scheme to collapse the US economy and spark global chaos, he becomes the only man with the skills to stop it.
An adaptation of Louis Pergaud's classic 1912 novel about the rivalry between the children from two villages. Set in the South of France in the 1960s against the distant backdrop of the Algerian War, a gang of boys aged seven to 14, led by the intrepid Lebrac, are at war with the kids of the neighbouring township, their sworn enemies. In this uncompromising battle of honour and allegiances that has been kept alive for generations, humiliation is the most fearsome defeat and no tactic is too extreme, even if it necessitates fighting naked or accepting the help offered by Lanterne - a girl. She is the gang's new recruit, a tomboy full of panache and ingenuity, and it seems victory could now just be a stone's throw away. But it's not easy to wage war without getting caught by your parents. In French.
An expert tracker raised by the Mohicans, saves a British colonel's daughters from being slaughtered.
Robin of Loxley returns to England after years of fighting in Crusades to find his estate destroyed and his neighbours impoverished, all by the command of the ruthless Sheriff of Nottingham. Learning that his death has been falsely reported and his love, Marian, is involved with a local politician, Robin and co-conspirator Little John launch a covert crusade against the corruption. Robin uses his lethal archery skills to intercept tax collections destined for the Sheriff's coffers, which he turns over anonymously to Marian, now a leader of the clandestine grassroots rebellion. Discovering a larger conspiracy that threatens the stability of Europe, Robin and his men launch an attack that solidifies his status as a legendary and unstoppable rebel leader.
Brendan Fraser and Jenna Elfman team up with Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck to save the world by keeping a magical diamond out of the hands of the evil Acme Corporation.
When the evil wizard Gargamel (Hank Azaria) chases the tiny blue Smurfs out of their village, they tumble from their magical world and into ours. In fact, smack dab in the middle of Central Park. Just three apples high and stuck in the Big Apple, the Smurfs must find a way to get back to their village before Gargamel tracks them down.
We take you on a search for meaning in modern China, guided by the joyful and charismatic main character Zhao Liang, one of the foremost choreographers of modern dance in China today. We follow the evaluation of his new work "Escape from the Temple" with which he hopes for a break through on the international scene. But amidst public ambivalence, artistic feuds, greedy investors and international financial meltdown Zhao faces an uphill struggle to put his new piece on at all. He must also confront the nagging doubt about what he should do with his life, having already turned 36: go on to create or turn inward to the path of the enlightened Zen practitioner? We experience the premiere of the new work, quite an achievement in itself. And Patrick Carr thought it worthwhile to record the dance in full while Zhao remains undecided about his future.
Follow The Next Step dancers as they prepare for their first ever tour in Canada! Features performances and exclusive interviews with cast members.
An elderly Margaret Thatcher looks back on her past life from childhood to Britain's first female prime minister as she grieves her late husband.
Mary Shelley tells the story of Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin, author of the famous Gothic novels "Frankenstein", and her fiery relationship with renowned romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley. The pair are two outsiders constrained by society but bound together by progressive ideas that are beyond the boundaries of their age and time.
Directed by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Kevin Macdonald and from two-time Academy Award-winning producer Simon Chinn, the film will, for the first time, give audiences an unprecedented and unique look into Whitney's life. This will be an unflinching and honest portrait of a rare talent told by those closest to her. Made with full access to her family and collaborators, the film will showcase exclusive audio and never-before-seen video archive from her time as a recording artist and performer. By casting her story and her work in a new and revealing light, this film will reassess the life and legacy of one of music's biggest stars.
The Littles are vacationing by the lake, and Stuart is so excited he could burst! But when Snowbell the cat is captured by a mean creature known simply as the Beast, it's up to Stuart and a skunk named Reeko to rescue him!
Prof Spencer Hale is an archaeologist studying ancient Pokemon when he uncovers a strange new breed of Pokemon. When he mysteriously disappears, his daughter Molly must attempt to defeat the monsters to save her father.
Sandra Bullock is a brilliant but neurotic attorney and Hugh Grant is her charming, irresponsible and fabulously wealthy client in this story about whether or not it's ever too late to say I love you.
The story of a one-time musician who owns a struggling record store in Red Hook, Brooklyn, and forms an unlikely band with his daughter the summer before she is set to leave for college.
Ten years after a global economic collapse, a hardened loner pursues the men who stole his only possession, his car. Along the way, he captures one of the thieves' brother, and the duo form an uneasy bond during the dangerous journey.
An arms deal goes spectacularly and explosively wrong. Justine has brokered a meeting in a deserted warehouse between two Irishmen and a gang led by Vernon and Ord, who are selling them a stash of guns. But when shots are fired in the handover, a heart-stopping game of survival ensues.
A timely and emotionally powerful documentary that examines how some of the most fragile members of our society - refugee children - can learn to face highly traumatic pasts by harnessing the power of drama.
Can the tide be turned on this global catastrophe? With millions of tonnes of plastic entering the sea every year, there is now global attention on the problem of marine plastic pollution. But do we really understand the impact of this new environmental crisis?
This Academy Award-winning documentary by director Morgan Neville shines a spotlight on the untold true story of the backup singers behind some of the greatest musical legends of the 21st century.
Pieced together from archival footage as well as new interviews with the remaining band members and musical experts, this is the definitive documentary about this influential and timeless band.
A talented New York City bartender takes a job at a bar in Jamaica and falls in love.
This drama interweaves three storylines: in Washington, ambitious Republican senator launches his new military strategy for Afghanistan and tries to persuade a news journalist that this is necessary to win the war on terror. In Los Angeles, a political science professor tries to engage an apathetic student, in a conversation about American politics. At the same time, in nighttime Afghanistan, two of the professors former students are part of an infantry team whose mission goes awry.
In an industrial city in China, a young dancer named Qiao falls in love with a mobster named Bin. When a fight breaks out between rival gangs, Qiao uses a gun to protect Bin, and she is sent to prison for five years. Upon her release, she goes looking for Bin to pick up where they left off. In Mandarin.
An all-access behind-the-scenes look at One Direction as they embark on their biggest tour yet.
Based on the critically acclaimed production by Windmill Theatre, this is a journey into the absurd, scary and beautiful heart of the teenage mind.
Roland and the Man in Black share an ancient vendetta: they must fight to the death in an epic battle over the fate of the universe. The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O'Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black.
Upon moving into the run-down Spiderwick Estate with their mother, twin brothers Jared and Simon Grace, along with their sister Mallory, find themselves pulled into an alternate world full of faeries and other creatures.
A 10-week-old golden retriever puppy who wants some adventure. However, he gets more than he bargained for when he is carried aloft in a hot-air balloon.
A lowly stable boy-turned-pirate enlists the aid of a vengeful Spanish swordsman, a kindly giant, and a scheming criminal mastermind to rescue his true love Buttercup from the evil Prince Humperdinck.
This film follows the adventures of He-Man, known and loved by children around the world. Good and evil clash as He-Man goes after a device that controls time and space. He must ensure that it doesn't get to the wrong hands before it's too late. The film has grown an immense cult following despite being a commercial failure.
This is an enchanting tale of magic and adventure. It follows the quest of 13-year-old orphan Maria Merryweather, who is sent away to live with her uncle, Sir Benjamin, in the mysterious Moonacre Manor. It is there that Maria uncovers the dark truth of the ancient curse that has nourished the feud that has been destroying Moonacre Valley for centuries. She has only until the next full moon to undo the curse and save Moonacre from destruction.
From February to December 1916, the French and Germans waged one of the First World War's most devastating battles in order to take control of the hills around Verdun. A head on confrontation, fought with no help from their allies, army versus army, nation versus nation. Eleven months of fighting, over 2 million soldiers mobilised and 300,000 dead. Today, this massacre seems senseless. But in 1916, soldiers on both sides accepted to go into battle. Why? This documentary looks back at this insane battle that was to become the bloodiest chapter of the First World War. Looking back through the personal archives of veterans, delving into their daily lives, their dreams and their nightmares, but also using historical re-enactments and numerous computer-generated images, Verdun, the Battle of the Great War revisits France's last great victory over Germany. A battle that would become the symbol of nationalist folly and age-old hostility between two nations.
This epic saga chronicles the birth of a slave army led by an ex-gladiator named Spartacus that threatens the sovereignty of almighty Rome.
In the most famous horror story of all time, young Victor Frankenstein (Kenneth Branagh) leaves Geneva for university, leaving behind his adopted sister (Helena Bonham Carter). Inspired by the sinister Professor Waldman, Victor becomes obsessed and reclusive as he experiments with the possibilities of man-made creation. But one night as his Creature (Robert de Niro) struggles to life, Victor realises too late the full horror of what he's done, and vainly tries to destroy his creation. Believing the Creature has perished of cholera, Victor returns home and makes plans for his marriage. Alone, despised and driven by a rage born of emotional agony, the Creature sets off to find his maker, and so begins the nightmare that will engulf Victor Frankenstein and all those he loves.
The haunted Lambert family seeks to uncover the mysterious childhood secret that has left them dangerously connected to the spirit world.
A troubled mother and daughter relationship played out over a lifetime reveals an epic journey from a Siberian gulag to safety in Australia and a story of survival, conflict and forgiveness.
A visual, poetic depiction of Belfast and its citizens, told with love and passion of someone, who has left the city many years ago but is still fascinated by it. Themes brought up in the film range from the landscapes surrounding the city, its changing architecture and social structure to the political and personal repercussions of the Northern Irish conflict.
Owen Suskind is an autistic young man who could not speak for years as a child and yet slowly emerged from his isolation by immersing himself in Disney animated movies. The subject of his father Ron Suskind's New York Times bestseller, Owen used these films as a roadmap to reconnect with his loving family and the wider world. Life Animated is an emotional coming-of-age story that shows the next stage of Owen's journey as he takes his first steps towards independence.
When 11-year-old Stella gets her first wheelchair, 'Rocky', this first set of wheels means freedom. Stella can finally keep up with her friends and try to win the Butterfly race at the next swimming carnival.
When speed demon and record holder Josh 'Wheely' hears that there's someone in town faster than him, he and and the twins, Shay and Brent, set about to find the illusive and legendary Burnout Barry to challenge him to a race.
As one of America's most influential and celebrated newspaper editors, Ben Bradlee found himself at the centre of many of the 20th-century's most seismic storms, including: World War II, John F Kennedy and, most memorably, Watergate and the fall of Richard Nixon.
France and Thomas are two young journalists. Each of them is looking for love and is trying to find it through a famous mobile application, Tinder. Tinder allows people with a smartphone to get in touch with each other and eventually meet. More than a simple app, it has become very popular amongst young people. The documentary follows France and Thomas in their quest for the perfect partner. Will they manage to find 'the one'? And what does their experience tell about modern seduction games?
Are gay men born gay? It seems the evidence says they are, but if that's the case, how could same-sex attraction, a trait that prevents reproduction, evolve into the human race and survive generations of history? This question boggles the mind of openly gay and proudly flamboyant filmmaker Bryce Michael Sage, who sets out on a cross-country adventure to uncover the truth.
An in-depth look at The New York Times crossword puzzle, its editor Will Shortz and the wonderfully unique and loyal fan base Shortz has built and nurtured during his 12-year tenure at the paper. Crossword aficionados Bill Clinton and Jon Stewart speak about their love and fascination for the New York Times' particular brand of crossword. The film also takes us to the final of the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament where the top three contestants compete in front of a room full of admirers.
Discover Donna's young life, experiencing the fun she had with the three possible dads of Sophie. Sophie is now pregnant. Like Donna, she'll be a young mother, and she realises that she'll need to take risks like her mother did.
It's the summer of 1969 in Broome, an idyllic pearling port on Australia's west coast, and shy Aboriginal teenager Willie reluctantly finds himself on his way back to Catholic boarding school in Perth before he gets to date the girl of his dreams, local church singer, the beautiful Rosie. Willie's devoted mother, single parent Theresa hopes that one day he'll become a priest.
A woman shares a romantic kiss under mistletoe with a handsome stranger in an elevator, and later finds out that he's a playboy who happens to be part owner of the company for which she works.
The story of two people who have a long history of picking the wrong person and find one another. They must overcome the issues of their past and present in order to build a future together.
Two women troubled with guy-problems swap homes in each other's countries, where they each meet a local guy and fall in love.
A woman catches the eye of a wealthy local bachelor at a 'Christmasquerade' ball, but has to go before revealing her identity. This leads the bachelor to go on a quest to find the mystery woman.
Klaatu is an otherworldly being whose arrival on Earth triggers an unstoppable series of events that threaten all of mankind. In a desperate attempt to save humanity, governments and scientists race to unravel the mystery behind the visitors appearance. When a woman and her young stepson find themselves embroiled in the alien's plan, they become the world's only hope to stave off apocalyptic annihilation.
Captain Picard and his crew pursue the Borg back in time to stop them from preventing Earth's first contact with an alien species. They also make sure that Zefram Cochrane makes his famous maiden flight at warp speed.
Jay and Kay are back in black for a new fight against a renegade Kylothian monster who is disguised as a human lingerie model. In their first encounter, the alien manages to wipe Kay's mind of any interaction they had and more so, his life as an MIB agent. In a race against time, the two agents must restore Kay's memory and find the key to saving the earth.
Explores the sublime bond between people and their land through a landmark architectural undertaking by one of New Zealand's most passionately independent Maori tribes - Ngai Tuhoe.
Alex Gibney turns his gaze to Scientology in this provocative documentary based on the book by Pulitzer Prize winner Lawrence Wright - a tale of ego, exploitation and lust for power. Gibney profiles eight former members of the Church of Scientology, whose most prominent adherents include A-list Hollywood celebrities, shining a light on how the church cultivates true believers, including their experiences and what they are willing to do in the name of religion. Fearless and fascinating, this latest cinematic opus is a powerful exploration of the psychological impact of blind faith: what Lawrence Wright calls the prison of belief.
This film gives voice to the unwitting subjects of an infamous American scientific experiment - the 1960s Neubauer-Bernard study of separated twins. Told from the perspective of the identical twins and triplets who were secretly split up in infancy and studied by psychoanalysis for decades, the documentary examines the traumatic, long-term effects of the separations - and continuing deception - on the twins and their adoptive families.
Fresh from winning the Academy Award for short animated film, The Lost Thing is a 15-minute animated movie, based on the highly acclaimed picture book by award-winning Australian author Shaun Tan. Watch the film then draw on a range of visual literacy and comprehension skills to analyse the setting, narrative and characters.
A married man's one-night stand comes back to haunt him when that lover begins to stalk him and his family.
A single mother gives her son a much sought after doll for his birthday, only to discover that it is possessed by the soul of a serial killer.
Guilty? Innocent? Those questions aren't for a high powered Chicago attorney to decide. His job is to defend - especially if a case will put his name in the headlines and further his career. When Vail hears that penniless altar boy is accused of murdering the local archbishop, he snaps up the case, eager for the media spotlight. Little does he know he will uncover a viper's nest of corruption, pit him against a prosecutor who s his ex-lover, and test all of his skill, judgement and even his win at any cost attitude.
A powerful and inspirational film about family, friends and the challenges we face while navigating this ever-changing and complicated world. Tom, an irascible American doctor goes to France to deal with the tragic loss of his son. Rather than return home, Tom decides to embark on the historical pilgrimage, "The Way of St James", to honour his son's desire to finish the journey. Tom doesn't plan on the profound impact this trip has on him. Through unexpected experiences along "The Way," Tom discovers the difference between "the life we live and the life we choose".
Stanley Kubrick's 1987 masterpiece follows a group of soldiers undergoing a gruelling eight-week Marine induction/training course under the no-nonsense Sgt Hartman. On completion of their training, many of the Marines are sent to Vietnam.
From Francis Ford Coppola comes the ground-breaking masterpiece, Apocalypse Now, starring Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando, and Robert Duvall. The movie follows the central character, U.S. Army special operations officer Captain Benjamin L. Willard on a mission to kill the renegade and presumed insane U.S. Army Special Forces Colonel Walter E. Kurtz.
A retiring lawman about to leave town with his new bride seeks allies among the fearful townspeople when an outlaw he put in prison returns with his gang to take revenge.
A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed.
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