This is the story of a US Navy captain and his crew. They are just beginning to enjoy 48 hours of leave when they receive word to immediately return to duty. On a top-secret assignment, they must disguise themselves as Nazis and infiltrate a severely damaged Nazi U-boat. Once on board, they are to steal the Nazi's top-secret decoding device and sink the sub before the Germans catch on to what's really happening. Their mission is more dangerous and frightening than anything they could have ever imagined, but one which has the power to turn the tide of battle.
A new hero emerges: Aaron Cross, who experiences life-or-death stakes that have been triggered by the actions of Jason Bourne and his discovery of CIA operation, Treadstone.
Burt Munro is a man who never let the dreams of youth fade. After a lifetime of perfecting his classic Indian motorcycle, Burt set off from the bottom of the world to test his bike at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah. With all odds against him, he set a new speed record and captured the spirit of his times. Burt Munro's legend lives on today.
The fate of an empire rests on the shoulders of one man. After a sneak attack by a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his vessel, Captain 'Lucky' Jack Aubrey is torn between duty and friendship as he embarks on a thrilling, high-stakes chase across two oceans to capture or destroy the enemy at any cost. Based on the Patrick O'Brian Aubrey-Maturin series of novels.
Three high school students come across a mysterious object in an underground cave in the woods. Soon after the strange discovery, they each develop telekinetic abilities and find that the best way to hone their new skills is to play around with them together. But as their personal lives get in the way, the very powers that brought them closer together may just be what inevitably destroys them.
Mosley and his family of four-legged thoriphants live a worker's life on an isolated farm owned by Simon, a sullen, and mean-spirited farmer. One evening, after ploughing all day, Mosley's son, Rue, comes bounding over to his father telling him he has discovered something magical in the woods near the farm. Bera, Mosley's pregnant wife, encourages Mosely to go with Rue. Although Mosley is tired, he follows his young son into the woods and discovers the reason for Rue's excitement: it's a cave with large ancient drawings on the walls, and they're of thoriphants similar to Mosley and Rue, except they stand upright. Is this what the thoriphant race used to be? What happened to cause them to become bent-backed creatures without hands?
Seven-year-old Tim Templeton suddenly finds his share of parental love plummeting when his new baby brother arrives, wearing a suit and toting a briefcase, and makes it clear to everyone that he's in charge. However, when Tim discovers that Boss Baby is on a secret mission, he reluctantly agrees to team up with his pint-sized sibling for an epic adventure that might just change the world.
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.
In 1955, young photographer Dennis Stock develops a close bond with actor James Dean while shooting pictures of the rising Hollywood star.
The story of Django Reinhardt, famous guitarist and composer, and his flight from German-occupied Paris in 1943. In French.
An ambitious trainer named Damon traps the Mythical Pokemon Victini to harness it's power and raise the long dead kingdom which he is heir to, but his plan could destroy the world! Ash will need the courage of truth to stop him!
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.
When famous comedian George Simmons is given a second chance at a new beginning, he returns to the places and people that matter most, including the girl that got away.
Can you get a life and discover love, all in one day? Two women are about to find out. In 1939 London, Miss Guinevere Pettigrew is a middle-aged governess who finds herself once again unfairly dismissed from her job. Without so much as severance pay, Miss Pettigrew realises that she must, for the first time in two decades, seize the day. This she does, by intercepting an employment assignment outside of her comfort level as 'social secretary'. Arriving at a penthouse apartment for the interview, Miss Pettigrew is catapulted into the glamorous world and dizzying social whirl of an American actress and singer, Delysia Lafosse. Within minutes, Miss Pettigrew finds herself swept into a heady high-society milieu and, within hours, living it up. Taking the 'social secretary' designation to heart, she tries to help her new friend Delysia navigate a love life and career, both of which are complicated by the three men in Delysia's orbit: devoted pianist Michael, intimidating nightclub owner Nick, and impressionable junior impresario Phil. Miss Pettigrew herself is blushingly drawn to the gallant Joe, a successful designer who is tenuously engaged to haughty fashion maven Edythe - the one person who senses that the new 'social secretary' may be out of her element, and schemes to undermine her. Over the next 24 hours, Guinevere and Delysia will empower each other to discover their romantic destinies. Based on the Winifred Watson novel.
In the television movie that introduced the beloved character to audiences around the world, we meet young Sabrina as she is sent to live with her eccentric aunts and discovers that she is actually a witch. Like any other girl her age, Sabrina just wants to have fun and be normal, but being normal may prove to be impossible, especially when her daily chores involve finishing her homework, cleaning her room, and learning to fly!
After one of their shoplifting sessions, Osamu and his son come across a little girl in the freezing cold. At first reluctant to shelter the girl, Osamu's wife agrees to take care of her after learning of the hardships she faces. Although the family are poor, barely making enough money to survive through petty crime, they seem to live happily together until an unforeseen incident reveals hidden secrets, testing the bonds that unite them. In Japanese.
When a small time gangster kills his rival he must marry the only witness to the murder in order to keep her quiet. Based on the Graham Greene novel.
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.
One summer, four orphans boys who have grown to be the closest of friends find themselves competing for the attention of the same family. Director: Rod Hardy; Writers: Ronald Kinnoch (story), Michael Noonan (novel); Stars: Daniel Radcliffe, Teresa Palmer, Lee Cormie and more.
The wife of an oafish restaurant owner becomes bored with her husband and considers an affair with a regular patron.
Vera Drake is a selfless woman who is completely devoted to, and loved by, her working class family. Unbeknown to them, however, she also serves as a backroom abortionist helping young girls out. The practice itself was illegal in 1950s England, and when the authorities find out, Vera's world and family life rapidly unravel.
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.
Join the fun when the Little family adopts an adorably spunky boy named Stuart, who looks a lot like a mouse. Mr and Mrs Little fall in love with Stuart right away, but their older son, George, isn't so sure. As Stuart tries to win over his new brother with hilarious feats of courage and daring, the family's cat, Snowbell, gets involved with a gang of shady felines who devise a dastardly plan to get Stuart out of the house - permanently.
Two groups of children encounter one another on a small piece of land in a lake they both live by. Each try to claim the land as theirs, role-playing as enemy pirates. Based on the Arthur Ransome novel.
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.
Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by a ruthless policeman after breaking parole, agrees to care for a factory worker's daughter. The decision changes their lives forever.
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.
Ape leader Caesar wants the ruling apes and enslaved humans to live in peace, but must face off against militant gorilla General Aldo and mutant humans from the destroyed city.
Set in a futuristic world, a wrongly convicted man must try to survive a public execution gauntlet staged as a game show. Based on the Stephen King novel published under the pseudonym Richard Bachman.
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.
MI6's most lethal assassin is sent on a covert mission into Cold War Berlin where she must use all of the spy-craft, sensuality, and savagery she has to stay alive.
When a young woman places an ad to rent a room, all the applicants seem weird. Along comes a level headed woman who seems to be just right but has a secret past.
When young doctor Edward Newgate arrives at Stonehearst Asylum in search of an apprenticeship, he is warmly welcomed by superintendent Dr Lamb and a mesmerising woman by the name of Eliza Graves. Edward is intrigued by Lamb's modern methods of treating the insane until a series of unusual events leads him to make a horrifying discovery, exposing Lamb's utopia and pushing Edward to the limits of his conscience. Inspired by a short story from Edgar Allan Poe (The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether), this film is a tale in which nobody is who or what they appear to be.
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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