Now ruler of the Pridelands, Simba is also a devoted father to Kiara, a cub enjoying a happy childhood under the watchful eyes of bumbling babysitters Timon and Pumbaa. But being just as mischievous as her father was, Kiara wanders into trouble when she explores the forbidden outlands. There she meets Kovu, an adventurous cub who is being groomed to overthrow Simba. Love blossoms between the young lions, and together they become the last hope of bringing two feuding worlds together in this exciting, song-filled animated delight.
Set in the lonely-crowd milieu of 1955, a young couple living in a Connecticut suburb struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children. Based on a novel by Richard Yates. Starring Leonardo Dicaprio and Kate Winslet.
Celebrating the most powerful of all instruments--the human voice--the third episode of Soundbreaking surveys the range of ingredients that go into a perfect vocal track. At once the most fundamental component of a song and the most challenging to capture, the vocal track is the product of a complex collaboration between performer, producer, and sound engineer--a titrate of artistic commitment, compelling concept, and technical wizardry that, at its best, turns a lyric into the soul of the song. Featuring rare studio footage of some the world's most renowned vocalists--from blues divas to suave crooners to rock star screamers--the show considers the gamut of tricks and techniques that can both enhance and alter the human voice, and explores the ineffable emotional quality that makes a vocal track truly great.
The hit musical about two teenagers growing up in the 1950s, when keeping one's cool meant everything. After Sandy and Danny share a perfect summer romance they mistakenly believe they will never see each other again. But, as it happens, they wind up at the same high school and a rocky relationship begins. The two sing and dance their way through such hits as Greased Lightning, Summer Love, You're the One That I Want and Hopelessly Devoted to You.
A heart-warming musical classic about Mary Poppins, a magic super-nanny who flies in with her umbrella to cheer up the kids in an unhappy family, puts things right with her extraordinary powers, and flies away again. With the stirring opening strains of its Oscar-winning score and our first glimpse of London from high above the clouds, this timeless family classic begins to works its magic.
The second part of this epic sci-fi fantasy trilogy continues in the year 2015. Kenji, the hero from the first film has been missing for 15 years and the evil Friend rules an apocalyptic vision of the world. Kenji's niece, Kanna, is a high school student with a rebellious streak. But when a New Book of Prophesies surfaces, it appears that Kanna is the chosen one who has the power to defeat Friend's empire and reveal the fate of her uncle.
Three spoiled-rotten children who are cut off from their family fortune when their keys and credit cards are revoked, are forced to do the unthinkable by their self-made mogul father, they must get an actual job.
An Amazonian Guarani tribe makes a modest living entertaining tourists, however life is much tougher on their reservation. When village elder Nadio decides to move his people back to their ancestral homelands, they anger local land owners who now occupy the land. Then, when one of the young tribesmen falls for a farmer's daughter, tensions escalate to dangerous proportions.
The year is 1848 and Alexandre Dumas is at the height of his fame as the creator of The Three Musketeers and The Count of Monte Cristo. However, the author's long-time collaborator, Auguste Maquet, toils in the shadows of his friend's fame. As the clouds of revolution gather above Paris, the usually peaceful relationship between the writing partners deteriorates as the hard-working Maquet begins to crave his share of the spotlight. Directed by Safy Nebbou and stars Gerard Depardieu, Benoit Poelvoorde and Dominique Blanc.
This revealing and engaging look at life on both sides of the prison bars in present-day Argentina follows the development of a university student's relationship with an inmate and his desperate mother.
Reus is the history of a mythical Uruguayan neighbourhood, and the battle of two families as they struggle for power. Half the neighbourhood supports Tano, a gang leader who is fighting with the merchants of the city for control. The merchants are led by Don Elias, and a battle between the two groups takes place on the colourful streets of Reus. (Movie)
In Oscar winner James Cameron's epic, action-packed romance set against the ill-fated maiden voyage of the RMS Titanic, Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet star as Rose, a 17-year-old, upper-class American suffocating under the rigid confines and expectations of Edwardian society, and Jack Dawson, a free-spirited young steerage passenger.
First-time director Miraz Bezar presents a raw and confronting story set in Diyarbakir, Turkey in the 1990s. Ten-year-old Gulistan and her younger brother Firat are normal, happy-go-lucky kids until they witness the murder of their journalist father and mother by a secret paramilitary force. After their caretaker auntie also disappears in mysterious circumstances, the children are left to fend for themselves on the tough streets of one of Turkey's most dangerous cities. Winner of the Special Jury Prize at the 2009 Ghent International Film Festival.
Gaetano and Delia, a separated couple, try to pick up the pieces of their broken love, recalling all the faults and the mistakes which led them to where they are now. Original title Nessuno Si Salva Da Solo.
Set in the early 20th century, China is plunged into strife as feuding warlords fight to expand their power. General Hou is at the centre of the struggle with his violent and ruthless tactics that rarely discriminate between soldiers and civilians. When Hou is betrayed by fellow general Cao Man, he is forced into hiding, and takes refuge with the monks at their hidden mountain temple.
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. (Movie) (Sci Fi)
This exquisitely observed tale of adolescent love chronicles the romance between Camille and Sullivan, which begins during their adolescence and picks up after Sullivan's eight-year absence from exploring the world.
A lonely Depression-era waitress trapped in an unhappy marriage escapes her drab life by going to the movies over and over again. Suddenly, one day, her movie heartthrob steps off the screen into her life - literally.
Fresh from the farm, Claude Bukowski arrives in New York City for a date with the Army Induction Board, only to walk into a hippie 'happening' in Central Park and falls in love with the beautiful Shelia. Befriended by the hippies' pacifist leader, Berger, and urged to crash a formal party in order to declare his love for Sheila, Claude begins an adventure that lands him in jail, Central Park Lake, and finally, in the army. But Berger's final effort to save Claude from Vietnam sets in motion a bizarre twist of fate with shocking consequences.
Rose Morgan, who still lives with her mother, is a professor of romantic literature who desperately longs for passion in her life. Gregory Larkin, a mathematics professor, has been burned by passionate relationships and longs for a sexless union based on friendship and respect. They're two people with almost nothing in common, but fate in the form of a personal ad and a meddling sister brings them together. And without physical attraction to complicate matters, Rose and Greg become best friends and soon agree to an unconventional marriage built on intellectual passion instead of sexual heat. But when two people meet, marry, try to remain celibate and then fall in love they realise they are courting chaos.
This film tells the story of an unlikely kind of friendship that develops between Fergus, an Irish Republican Army volunteer, and Jody, a kidnapped British soldier lured into an IRA trap. When the hostage-taking ends up going horribly wrong, Fergus escapes and heads to London, where he seeks out Jody's lover, a hairdresser named Dil. Fergus adopts the name 'Jimmy' and gets a job as a day labourer. He also starts seeing Dil, who knows nothing about Fergus's IRA background. But there are some things about Dil that Fergus doesn't know, either.
Written, directed and starring French star Mathieu Kassovitz, this fast-paced drama tells the true story of the 1988 Ouvea cave hostage taking. When a police station is attacked by Kanak separatists and 300 officers are taken hostage, French Special Forces are sent in to clean up the mess before the Presidential elections. The stakes are high, as the rebel leader and the GIGN Captain try to find a peaceful solution at any cost.
This animated feature finds Wendy all grown up with children of her own. As World War II rages, little Danny delights in his mother's bedtime tales of the Lost Boys, Tinker Bell and Peter Pan. But 12-year-old Jane is a practical child with no patience for make-believe ... until she's kidnapped by villainous Captain Hook and whisked off to Never Land! Mistaking Jane for her mother, Hook plans on using her as bait for Peter Pan. When Peter learns of Hook's evil deed, he enlists the aid of his friends to rescue the girl, and they soon learn that anything is possible with a little faith, trust ... and pixie dust!
Two nearly brain dead teenage boys still in high school and on the verge of failing their upcoming history report must travel back in time and gather up historical figures who they hope will help them pass their test.
"Ever have one of those days where you just can't win, Eeyore?" asks Pooh. Owl sends the whole gang on a wild quest to save Christopher Robin from an imaginary culprit. It turns out to be a very busy day for a bear who simply set out to find some honey. Inspired by three stories from A.A. Milne's books, Winnie the Pooh reunites audiences with the honey loving, philosophical bear and friends Tigger, Rabbit, Piglet, Owl, Kanga, Roo and Eeyore in a wild quest to save Christopher Robin from an imaginary culprit.
Jacob Falk, a stressed-out scriptwriter, stumbles upon photographs of prisoners of war being tortured by Danish soldiers. Suspecting a political conspiracy, Falk falls into a frenetic chase to reveal the mystery behind the photos, which leads him to discover a truth more disturbing than he imagined.
A group of young men who fled the war in Somalia have ended up in a rural town in Sweden where integration is tough. Something needs to be done. Local entrepreneur Patrik Andersson gets an idea to use sport as bridge to get people closer to each other. The goal: to create the first ever Somali national team in bandy and make it to the World Championship in Siberia. This is a story about racism and fear, but also about bravery and doing something that hasn't been done before. (Class. tba)
We voluntarily share information on our Facebook walls, and by signing their Terms of Service, we voluntarily allow Facebook to use this information for whatever the company finds useful. But we know very little about Facebook and how it uses our personal information for data. This documentary investigates the paradox of a social media that promotes openness and transparency, but which as a company reveals little of itself to the 1.4 billion people who use its services daily. It reveals how Facebook behaves within these parameters, meeting people who have crossed the invisible lines controlled by Facebook. It's a journey into the unknown land of 'Facebookistan'.
Michele Placido's film tells of a love triangle set against the political turmoil and student protests in Italy in the late 1960s. Nicola, a young good-looking policeman, finds himself assigned to infiltrate the student protest movement. But before long, he falls in love with Laura, a key protester rallying against the government. Nominated for the Golden Lion at the 2009 Venice Film Festival. Stars Riccardo Scamarcio, Jasmine Trinca and Laura Morante.
Nomi Malone has what it takes to make it as a Las Vegas showgirl, what she doesn't have is a way in. To survive, she accepts the only job available, lap dancing at a seedy club. And when she meets Cristal, Vegas' reigning showgirl, Nomi wants everything she has including her boyfriend. And as Nomi dives deeper into the world she so desperately desires, a rivalry between the two women heats up. The battle for the spotlight becomes so fiercely competitive that it drives Nomi to desperate lengths and devious heights for fame in sin city.
In this classic masterpiece directed by Oliver Stone, Michael Douglas received the Academy Award for his powerful performance as Gordon Gekko a financial wizard who lures an ambitious young stockbroker into the illegal, lucrative world of corporate espionage in this gripping morality tale about the American dream gone wrong.
A fast-paced action comedy about Mike, a seemingly hapless and unmotivated stoner whose small-town life with his live-in girlfriend, Phoebe, is suddenly turned upside down. Unbeknown to him, Mike is actually a highly trained, lethal sleeper agent. In the blink of an eye, as his secret past comes back to haunt him, Mike is thrust into the middle of a deadly government operation and is forced to summon his inner action-hero in order to survive.
In the mid-1980s, the streets of Compton, California, were some of the most dangerous in the country. When five young men translated their experiences growing up into brutally honest music that rebelled against abusive authority, they gave an explosive voice to a silenced generation. Following the meteoric rise and fall of NWA, this film tells the astonishing story of how these youngsters revolutionised music and pop culture forever the moment they told the world the truth about life in the hood and ignited a cultural war.