Daria, a 16-year-old girl who is a little too smart and funny to fit in with the crowd. It's summertime and the livin' is hard. Daria finds herself forced into volunteering at the OK to Cry Corral, a summer camp for the overly sensitive and those who'd like to be. Quinn submits to tutoring in hopes of getting into the party school of her choice, while Jane is holed up at an artist's colony trying to get in touch with her muse. Then there's the heat rash, the mosquitoes, the runny ice cream - is it fall yet?
The true story about one of the most brilliant saboteurs during World War Two and his battle to overcome his inner demons. Winner of six Norwegian Amanda Awards in 2009, including Best Film. Directed by Joachim Ronning and Espen Sandberg, and stars Aksel Hennie, Agnes Kittelsen and Nicolai Cleve Broch.
A widower, his three young kids and a bombshell nanny get to know each other better when circumstances have them living together aboard a badly neglected houseboat. Director: Melville Shavelson; Writers: Melville Shavelson, Jack Rose and more; Stars: Cary Grant, Sophia Loren, Martha Hyer and more. -
In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance. The real-life maritime disaster would inspire Melville's Moby Dick. But that told only half the story. This film reveals the encounter's harrowing aftermath, as the ship's surviving crew is pushed to their limits and forced to do the unthinkable to stay alive.
Edina and Patsy are back in their hilarious big-screen debut. Still oozing glitz and glamour, combined with their usual drunken debauchery while clubbing their way around London, the beloved boozers find themselves in a media firestorm when they're blamed for a disastrous incident involving Kate Moss at a fashion event. As PR disasters go, it couldn't get much worse. Fleeing to the French Riviera, they hatch a plan to make their escape permanent and live the high life forever.
The peaceful realm of Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilisation faces a fearsome race of invaders: Orc warriors fleeing their dying home to colonise another. As a portal opens to connect the two worlds, one army faces destruction and the other faces extinction. From opposing sides, two heroes are set on a collision course that will decide the fate of their family, their people and their home. So begins a spectacular saga of power and sacrifice in which war has many faces, and everyone fights for something.
This lavish film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical celebrates a fleeting, mythical time of love and chivalry - the reign of King Arthur and the Knights of The Round Table. Although torn apart by the conflicts between passion, love, honour and duty, it was a golden era that could have been - and could yet be.
An amusement park for rich vacationers. The park provides its customers a way to live out their fantasies through the use of robots that provide anything they want. Two of the vacationers choose a wild west adventure. However, after a computer breakdown, they find that they are now being stalked by a rogue robot gunslinger.
Arta Dobroshi is hypnotic as Lorna in this 2008 Cannes Film Festival winner. Albanian immigrant Lorna falls under the thumb of a gangster when she participates in a sham marriage to a heroin addict in order to gain permanent residency and a job in Belgium. Winner of Best Screenplay at Cannes in 2008.
Industrious high school senior, Vee Delmonico is tired of living life on the sidelines. When pressured by friends to join the popular online game Nerve, Vee teams up with a sly and charming competitor for just one dare in what seems like harmless fun. But as Vee is caught up in the thrill of the adrenaline-fueled competition, the game takes a sinister turn with increasingly dangerous acts, leading Vee into a high-stakes finale that will determine her entire future.
In modern-day Paris, a journalist finds her life becoming entwined with a young girl whose family was torn apart during the notorious Vel' d'Hiv roundup in 1942, where 10,000 Jews were kept in a winter velodrome before being sent off to the concentration camps. Winner of the Audience Award at the 2010 Tokyo International Film Festival. Directed Gilles Paquet-Brenner and stars Kristin Scott Thomas, Melusine Mayance and Niels Arestrup. (Class tbc)
When the mission to rescue a US Congressman who has been kidnapped by the Taliban goes sideways, Army sniper Jake Chandler and his partner are left behind. Now on their own, they must survive in enemy territory and wait for their unit to come back for them.
Greg is a high school senior who is trying to blend in as anonymously as possible, avoiding deeper relationships as a survival strategy for navigating the social minefield that is teenage life. He even describes his constant companion Earl, with whom he makes short film parodies of classic movies, as more of a 'co-worker' than a best friend. But when Greg's mum insists he spend time with Rachel - a girl in his class who has just been diagnosed with cancer - he slowly discovers how worthwhile the true bonds of friendship can be.
A family lives an idyllic existence abroad until a tragic accident takes the life of their young son. When the inconsolable mother learns of an ancient ritual that will bring him back, she upsets the balance between life and death.
Edouard Baer and Gerard Depardieu star as comic book duo Asterix and Obelix in this zany adventure, which sees Asterix cross the channel to help his second-cousin Anticlimax face Caesar and the invading Romans.
This is the timeless story of the remarkable bond between a young boy and his beloved dog. After falling on hard times, the Carraclough family is forced to sell Lassie to the Duke of Rudling. Transported 500 miles away from her family at the Duke's remote castle, Lassie is determined to defy the odds and return to her home. So begins an incredible adventure in which Lassie faces dangers and finds help in unexpected places, as she makes her way across the country, to reach home in time for Christmas.
In this exquisitely made and terrifying horror film, the age-old concepts of witchcraft, black magic and possession are innovatively brought together to tell the intimate and riveting story of one family's frightful unravelling in the New England wilderness circa 1630.
They've been winning championships for over a decade, pushing the limits of longevity in such a demanding sport. How long can they last? In this program, we gain unprecedented access into Venus and Serena's lives.
Clare has been in love with Henry her entire life. She believes they are destined to be together, even though she never knows when they will be separated: Henry is a time traveller - cursed with a rare genetic anomaly that causes him to live his life on a shifting timeline, skipping back and forth through his lifespan with no control. Despite the fact that Henry's travels force them apart with no warning, Clare desperately tries to build a life with her one true love.
Genius computer hacker Lisbeth Salander is confined in a prison hospital after being shot and critically injured. Set to face trial for attempted murder upon her recovery, Lisbeth must uncover the shocking truth that lies at the tangled heart of the intrigue that surrounds her. Reluctantly accepting the help of Mikael Blomkvist, she must prove her innocence while confronting powerful enemies and her own mysterious past.
100 pounds overweight, loaded up on steroids and suffering from a debilitating autoimmune disease, Joe Cross is at the end of his rope and the end of his hope. This is the inspiring chronicle of Joe's personal mission to regain his health.
When young journalist Antoine Rives is assigned to report on the lasting effects of the Rwandan civil war, he has little sense of the atrocities that took place. That changes when he meets a Hutu student, Clement, who is desperate to return to Rwanda in search of his stranded Tutsi girlfriend. Antoine travels with Clement to record his journey and soon finds himself immersed in the chaotic aftermath of the horrific conflict.
Tells the story of a mysterious patient at a mental hospital who claims to be from a distant planet called K-PAX. As his psychiatrist tries to figure out exactly how to help the patient, he gradually begins to realise that the so-called alien is having a remarkable effect on the mental health of the hospital's other patients.
Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City's own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis's most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman and Superman at war with one another, a new threat quickly arises, putting mankind in greater danger than it's ever known before.
From director James Cameron (Titanic) comes this Oscar-winning underwater adventure about a mission to rescue a submarine mysteriously balanced on the edge of a deep-sea abyss. An oil-rig team, sent on a mission to save a sunken nuclear submarine, make an astounding discovery. Prepare to be stunned by the visual effects that were rightfully decorated with an Oscar.
Casablanca, 1942. Allied counter-intelligence agent Max Vatan takes on the identity of the husband of famous French Resistance spy, Marianne Beausejour, who is working undercover. After a dangerous North African mission, both decide to end their spying days, marry and lead a quieter life in England. However, Max becomes aware Marianne is likely a Nazi spy, and must discover the truth.
When the pressure to be royally perfect becomes too much for Mal, she returns to her rotten roots on the Isle of the Lost where her archenemy Uma, the daughter of Ursula, has taken her spot as self-proclaimed queen of the rundown town.
This is the season for love, laughter, and one of the most cherished stories of all time! Join Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy and all the hilarious Muppets in this merry, magical version of Charles Dickens' classic tale.
Three stories intertwine as different people deal with the challenges of living through times of crisis. An evicted mother, a banker with a conscience and a police officer who has to do his job no matter what, sing and dance in this Brechtian musical drama about the economic crisis, people's struggle with daily life, solidarity and hope. In Spanish and Catalan.
No-one loves yuletide like Hank but this year he'll have to deal with a new baby brother and exploding Christmas trees. Plus his best friends have been arrested and he's lost the love of his life! How will he get out of this one?
The rise and fall of the famous clown Chocolat, the first black circus performer who revolutionised the stagnant circus acts and conquered Paris of the belle epoque with his exuberance and originality. In French.
Awakened by a rumbling that could only be made by the much-feared Heffalump, Winnie The Pooh and the Hundred Acre Wood crew sets forth to catch the dreaded creature. Disregarded as too young to partake in such a dangerous expedition, Roo opts to search on his own and meets a young, playful Heffalump named Lumpy. Roo discovers that Heffalumps are nothing like what he's been told, and that the creature is equally afraid of Roo's silly pals. Roo and Lumpy strike up a friendship and work together to dispel the unfounded fears of their respective friends and families.
In 1971, Stanford University professor Dr Philip Zimbardo, cast 24 student volunteers as prisoners and guards in a simulated jail to examine the source of abusive behaviour in the prison system. The results astonished the world, as participants went from middle-class undergrads to drunk-with-power sadists and submissive victims in just a few days. Created with the close participation of Dr Zimbardo himself, this is a chilling, edge-of-your-seat thriller about the dark side of power and the effects of imprisonment.
Stunningly photographed and action-packed, Pearl Harbor recalls the events of December 7, 1941 - and the devastating impact the event had on the country - and people's lives. Two boyhood friends, Rafe and Danny, are officers in the Army Air Corps. Rafe soon falls in love with Evelyn, a beautiful and dedicated nurse. As the war escalates, Rafe is sent into battle and is presumed dead after a dangerous assignment. When Danny attempts to comfort Evelyn, the two discover that they both have feelings for each other. However, as their romance blossoms, Rafe returns from the war, but which of the two friends will eventually win Evelyn's heart?
When astronaut Julie Mahe crash-lands her small space capsule into the Kazakhstan mountains, a local radio operator Iskander (nicknamed Gagarin) finds her unconscious. Hopelessly love-struck, he convinces the amnesiac Julie that they are engaged to be married. But even the most romantic lie cannot remain undiscovered forever. In Russian.
The good Sisters of St Catherine are up to their rosaries in trouble when the hell-raising students of St Francis spur spurn their attempts to be disciplined. But the nuns' prayers are answered when they lure Doloris away from her thriving Las Vegas career to go undercover as Sister Mary Clarence, the school's new music teacher. Doloris is once again dodgin' dogma and rockin' religion as she converts her holy terrors into a hip-hop gospel choir that's ready to take its act on the road.
Aspiring author Eddie Morra is suffering from chronic writer's block, but his life changes instantly when an old friend introduces him to NZT, a revolutionary new pharmaceutical that allows him to tap his full potential. However, after taking it, forces more corrupt than he can imagine mark him for assassination and so begins the battle to save his life.
When a $5 billion Space Agency probe disappears into an intergalactic wormhole, the agency recruits Ham III, grandson of the first chimpanzee in space, to help retrieve the wayward craft. But Ham is a free-spirited circus performer more interested in zero gravity high jinks than living up to his illustrious heritage. The simian slacker becomes a reluctant hero and learns the true meaning of courage as he and his crewmates, the plucky Lieutenant Luna and their by-the-book commander, Titan, risk everything in an effort to save the peaceful inhabitants of a distant planet from an evil dictator.
After major flooding has devastated most cities, the world has come to depend on robots with highly sophisticated artificial intelligence. In the midst of it all stands one boy who longs to find his place among humans and machines.
Romy and Michele are carefree party girls who reinvent themselves for their 10-year high school reunion. With new wardrobes and wild stories of success, they make a big impression until a former classmate blabs their real story to everyone. But that's when Romy and Michele let loose with a surprise of their own and outrageous results.
Respected scientist and psychology professor Edward Jessup decides to combine his experiments in sensory deprivation tanks with powerful hallucinogenic drugs, convinced it may help him unlock different states of consciousness. The experiments are a success at first, but as he continues his work, he begins to experience altered mental and physical states. As he spends more time in sensory deprivation, his grip on reality begins to slip away.
Max Payne is a maverick cop with little regard for rules and nothing left to lose. Hell-bent on revenge, he's determined to track down those responsible for the brutal murder of his family, but his obsessive investigation takes him on a nightmarish journey where dark fantasy collides with stark reality. As the mystery deepens, Max is forced to battle enemies beyond the natural world and face an unthinkable betrayal that will drive him to the edge of his own sanity.
In the aftermath of a horrifying crime, Leonard Shelby remembers nothing for more than a few minutes at a time except the haunting memory of his wife's brutal murder. Now, as he desperately seeks to avenge his wife's death, Leonard can only rely on notes, photographs and fleeting interactions with a shifting cast of characters he will not recall from one moment to the next.
Widely considered one of the best films ever made, this 1941 film noir classic follows a San Francisco private detective's dealings with three unscrupulous adventurers who compete to obtain a spectacular jewel-encrusted statuette of a falcon.
This French drama explores the often troubled life of Edith Piaf as her fame took her from the City of Light to America to the south of France. Abandoned by her mother, Piaf grew up in her grandmother's brothel and her father's circus. While singing on streets of Paris as a teen, Piaf is discovered by club owner Louis Leplee, and this chance encounter changes her life.
Nora - in her early 30s - is recently divorced and caring for her 13-year-old daughter, trying to live free of the compromises of conventional domesticity and dependence upon men but in spite of this, is drawn into a dangerously obsessive relationship with an attractive actor addicted to heroin.
Emily Osment and Kelly Rowan star in this topical drama about a high school student who discovers that the online world can be fraught with danger when she is targeted by bullies through a social website, pushing her to become isolated from her family and friends.
In the small Victorian regional town of Colac, 61-year-old Cliff Young (Kevin Harrington) is an oddity. For a start, he's a vegetarian. And he's a teetotaller. Add to that, he's a virgin and still lives on the family farm with his mother.
A brutal movie that exposes the darkest recesses of human depravity. The simple plot follows four criminals who encounter two female teens in a small mountain town. After murdering one and brutally raping the other and leaving her for dead, the cons seek refuge at a nearby summer house. The twist is that it's the very home inhabited by the parents of one of the victims. Upon learning that their house guests raped and tortured their 17-year-old daughter, the couple exact a revenge that arguably exceeds the excesses of the sociopathic gang.