At a time when no-one feels entirely protected from terrorism, Sebastian Junger uses his first-hand experience to chronicle Syria's downward spiral and the human toll of the carnage brought on by the Islamic State.
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.
George Eastman is thrust into the blue collar life of a rich friend's family business where he is expected to learn the ropes from the bottom up. While paying his dues he becomes involved with Alice Tripp, a simple, trusting girl on the assembly line. When he is finally introduced to high society he meets the gorgeous, sophisticated Angela Vickers and promptly forgets all about Alice. Tragedy is the result.
A new love. A new hometown. Peter Appleton is having the time of his life ... by living someone else's life. This is both a valentine to the movies and the story of one man's discovery of his own integrity. Peter, a Hollywood screenwriter who stumbles into tiny Lawson, California, with his memory blanked out by an auto accident. There, he's mistaken by the citizenry to be a long-lost war hero ... an identity that Peter also comes to believe while restoring the town's shuttered movie palace and romancing the girl he supposedly left behind. It's the perfect life and, perhaps, the perfect lie. But the truth is bound to surface.
The 1967 war ended with Israel's victory; colonising Jerusalem, Gaza and the West Bank. One month after the war, author Amos Oz recorded soldiers who were talking about what really happened. The recordings were deleted from Israeli history and censored by the army - until now.
Taking place in a Manhattan apartment building, Max's life as a favourite pet is turned upside down, when his owner brings home a sloppy mongrel named Duke. They have to put their quarrels behind when they find out that an adorable white bunny named Snowball is building an army of lost pets determined to take revenge.
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.
This is a thoughtful and sensitive portrayal of the world of blind professional runners. Yannick, a young French runner who lost his sight six months prior in a car accident, has to learn to run again with the aid of running guide Leila, a recently released ex-con. When Yannick begins to fall for Leila, his all-powerful mother steps in to keep the would-be lovers apart. Directed by Regis Wargnier and Stars Rachida Brakni, Cyril Descours and Clementine Celarie.
Mr and Mrs Fox live an idyllic home life until, after 12 years of quiet domesticity, the bucolic existence proves too much for Mr Fox's wild animal instincts. Soon he slips back into his old ways as a sneaky chicken thief and in doing so, endangers not only his beloved family, but the whole animal community.
Near the end of World War Two, 13-year-old Michiel becomes involved with the Dutch Resistance after coming to the aid of a wounded British paratrooper. But his naively defiant ways are soon met with the harsh realities of war. Winner of three Golden Calf awards at the 2009 Nederlands Film Festival, including Best Actor (Martijn Lakemeier). Directed by Martin Koolhoven and also stars Yorick van Wageningen and Jamie Campbell Bower.
Former CIA assassin Jason Bourne resurfaces just as his former employers are implementing a new program aimed at hunting him down. Now fully recovered from his amnesia, Bourne teams up with Nicky Parsons to uncover the truth behind his father's death, while simultaneously exacting revenge and evading the government forces hot on his trail.
Internationally famous oceanographer Steve Zissou and his crew - Team Zissou - set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, elusive, possibly non-existent Jaguar Shark that killed Zissou's partner during the documentary filming of their latest adventure. They are joined on their voyage by a young airline co-pilot who may or may not be Zissou's son, a beautiful journalist assigned to write a profile of Zissou, and Zissou's estranged wife and co-producer, Eleanor. They face overwhelming complications including pirates, kidnapping, and bankruptcy.
On the day after the Cronulla riots, hotheaded Nick convinces his studious cousin Hassim to join a small group of Lebanese men looking for retribution. Meanwhile, Jason brings together a gang of racist whites including stoner, S***-Stick and heavily bandaged Ditch, whose body is liberally tattooed with Ned Kelly. Armed with baseball bats, crowbars and the odd firearm of dubious origin, the two groups pile into their cars to patrol the gaudily Christmas-decorated streets of The Shire in search of trouble. Sincere, though misguided, intent gives way to farcical ineptitude as this hilarious, yet poignant story of ignorance, fear and kebab-cravings unfolds, and what was meant to be a retaliation mission turns into something neither side could have imagined.
Based on the sensational stage hit of the same name, featuring music by pop-folk band The Proclaimers, this film follows the stories of Davy and Ally, who have to relearn how to live life in Edinburgh after coming home from serving in Afghanistan. Both struggle to learn to live a life outside the army and to deal with the everyday struggles of family, jobs and relationships.
Your favourite pizza loving turtles Michelangelo, Donatello, Leonardo and Raphael are back in the non-stop action adventure that is fun from start to finish! After super villain Shredder escapes custody, he joins forces with two mutant henchmen, Bebop and Rocksteady, to unleash a diabolical plan to take over the world.
A lawyer's family is stalked by a man he once helped put in jail. Director: J. Lee Thompson; Writers: John D. MacDonald (novel), James R. Webb (screenplay); Stars: Gregory Peck, Robert Mitchum, Polly Bergen and more.
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.
In this sequel, a stray bird named Margalo is being terrorised by the Falcon and Stuart offers her a home with the Little family. But Margalo is hiding a dark secret, and when she mysteriously vanishes, the unlikely duo of Stuart and Snowbell set out on a heart-pounding journey to find her and unlock the mystery. They have no idea where they're headed - all Stuart knows is he has to find Falcon's lair and get Margalo back!
Nobby, a sweet but dimwitted English football hooligan, reunites with his long-lost brother Sebastian, a deadly MI6 agent, to prevent a massive global terror attack and prove that behind every great spy is an embarrassing sibling. Nobby has everything a man from Grimsby could want, including 11 children and the most gorgeous girlfriend in the northeast of England. There's only one thing missing: his little brother, Sebastian, who Nobby has spent 28 years searching for after they were separated as kids. Nobby sets off to reunite with Sebastian, unaware that not only is his brother MI6's deadliest assassin, but he's just uncovered plans for an imminent global terrorist attack. On the run and wrongfully accused, Sebastian realises that if he is going to save the world, he will need the help of its biggest idiot.
Rocky, a young woman wanting to start a better life for her and her sister, agrees to take part in the robbery of a house owned by a wealthy blind man with her boyfriend Money and their friend Alex. But when the blind man turns out to be a more than he seems, the group must find a way to escape his home before they become his newest victims.
The true story of the legendary New York heiress and socialite who obsessively pursued her dream of becoming a great opera singer. The voice she heard in her head was beautiful, but to everyone else it was hilariously awful. Her husband and manager, St Clair Bayfield, an aristocratic English actor, was determined to protect his beloved Florence from the truth. But when Florence decided to give a public concert at Carnegie Hall in 1944, St Clair knew he faced his greatest challenge.
After breaking the law of reanimating human corpses, young Watson has to either work for the government or face punishment. He has to go on a secret mission, to find the notes of Viktor Frankenstein, who reanimated the first human corpse. In Japanese.
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)
An unforgettable journey she probably won't remember. Finding Dory reunites everyone's favourite forgetful blue tang, Dory, with her friends Nemo and Marlin on a search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak Whale?
The imaginative story of a young girl and the Giant who introduces her to the wonders and perils of Giant Country. The BFG, while a giant himself, is a Big Friendly Giant and nothing like the other inhabitants of Giant Country. Standing over 7m tall with enormous ears and a keen sense of smell, he is endearingly dim-witted and keeps to himself for the most part. Giants like Bloodbottler and Fleshlumpeater on the other hand, are twice as big and at least twice as scary, and have been known to eat humans, while the BFG prefers Snozzcumber and Frobscottle. Upon her arrival in Giant Country, Sophie, a precocious 10-year-old girl from London, is initially frightened of the mysterious giant who has brought her to his cave, but soon comes to realise that the BFG is actually quite gentle and charming, and, having never met a giant before, she has many questions.
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. -
It is the early '60s in France. The remaining survivors of the aborted French Foreign Legion have made repeated attempts to kill de Gaulle. The result is that he is the most closely guarded man in the world. As a desperate act, they hire The Jackal, the code name for a hired killer who agrees to kill French president de Gaulle for half a million dollars. We watch his preparations, which are so thorough we wonder how he could possibly fail, even as we watch the French police attempt to pick up his trail.
Outkast's Andre 3000 stars in a flawless performance as the iconic Jimi Hendrix in the directorial debut of the Oscar-winning writer of 12 Years a Slave, John Ridley. In 1966, an unknown guitarist named James Hendrix leaves New York for London, changes his name to Jimi and begins to make his mark in the world of rock music. With his defining performance at Monterey Pop festival still a year away, Hendrix learns the tricks of the trade before eventually transforming into a triumphant icon of '60s counterculture.
Donna, an independent hotelier in the Greek islands, is preparing for her daughter's wedding with the help of two old friends. Meanwhile Sophie, the spirited bride, has a plan. She secretly invites three men from her mother's past in hope of meeting her real father and having him escort her down the aisle on her big day.
Legendary auteur Jean-Luc Godard's strikingly honest portrait of youth and sex in 1960s France follows a young disaffected Marxist and his tenuous relationship with his pop culture consumed girlfriend.
Pedro Almodvar's enchanting tale of family, death and superstition won critical acclaim internationally, including Best screenplay and Best Actress (Penelope Cruz) at Cannes International Film Festival 2006.
After his dream of stardom on the hockey ice melts, Happy Gilmore discovers he has a gift that could bring him glory on the greens. Trouble is, with his hot head and hard-hitting drives, Happy doesn't just play golf, he destroys it. With the help of a retired golfer and hot publicist, can Happy perfect his game and tame his temper to win the tournament prize money?
Utopia features three interwoven stories of loneliness and isolation that centre on Janan, a woman from Afghanistan who travels to the UK for artificial insemination. Cultural, religious, and moral complications arise when William, a medical sciences student working in the clinic, switches the donor's semen for his own - and Janan finds out that he is from a family with a long history of military conflict in her homeland.
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.
This film picks up years after the man once known as Tarzan left the jungles of Africa behind for a gentrified life as John Clayton III, Lord Greystoke, with his beloved wife, Jane at his side. Now, he has been invited back to the Congo to serve as a trade emissary of Parliament, unaware that he is a pawn in a deadly convergence of greed and revenge, masterminded by the Belgian, Captain Leon Rom. But those behind the murderous plot have no idea what they are about to unleash.