Shrek is an animated family movie that has turned the classic fairytale formula upside down. Lord Farquaad (John Lithgow), an evil tyrant who reigns over the kingdom of Duloc, is paying a cash reward for people to turn in all the fairytale characters. As a result the fairytale characters have invaded the swamp that is home to Shrek - a reclusive, smelly green ogre.
A hair-raising animated tale from storyteller Tim Burton, in which a young man mistakenly weds a corpse while on a two-day trek to the village of his real bride-to-be!
With its sparkling charm and picture-perfect scenery, hundreds of tourists flock to Bondi every single day. However, the lifeguards are on edge due to extreme weather conditions and large crowds.
Shakespeare's most outrageous comedy, The Taming of the Shrew introduces one of theatre's great screwball double-acts, a couple hell-bent on confusing and outwitting each other right up to the play's equivocal and controversial conclusion.
The inspiring true story of how Nelson Mandela joined forces with the captain of South Africa's rugby team, Francois Pienaar, to help unite their country.
Lucy Worsley concludes her history of the Romanov dynasty by investigating how the family's grip on Russia unravelled in their final century. The years between 1825 and 1918 were bloody and traumatic, a period when four tsars tried and failed to deal with the growing pressure for constitutional reform and revolution.
Every minute of every day, the face of earth changes - sometimes right before our eyes. Compelling special effects and advanced animation techniques take viewers inside tectonic events.
In Maycomb, Alabama, during the '30s, small-town lawyer Atticus Finch (Gregory Peck) strives to minimise the traits of prejudice in the minds of his motherless children, Scout (Mary Badham) and Jem (Phillip Alford). Theirs is a contented home, helped immeasurably by housekeeper Calpurnia (Estelle Evans).
A positive psychology program is introduced to help the students cope with stress. The Darrabi boys face tough physical and mental challenges, and teachers deal compassionately with teen mental health issues.
In this new and exciting History Channel production Tony Robinson of Time Team fame, takes us on a journey through time and places across Australia, offering a revealing, unique perspective on Australian society and history.
Finding My Mind is a fascinating documentary that unravels the mysteries of the brain. For thousands of years philosophers have tried and failed to come up with satisfactory answers to questions such as "Who am I?" and "How does my biological brain make my subjective mind?" But recently neuroscientists have made some fascinating and unnerving discoveries.
In a magical and imaginative twist of Lewis Carroll's tale, 19-year-old Alice returns to the whimsical world she first encountered as a young girl, reuniting with her childhood friends.
Learn unique and essential information about volcanoes - their inner workings, their history, their power, from lava junkies, vulcanologists and worshippers.
When charismatic English professor John Keating arrives at a strict boys academy, his unconventional teaching methods breathe new life into the curriculum steeped in tradition. With his wit and wisdom, Keating inspires his students to pursue individual passions and make their lives extraordinary.
The social organisation, daily life, myths and beliefs of the main cultures of history addressed in a different tone, with touches of humour in a "close to the kids" language.