Stars of the Silver Screen
45:36

Stars of the Silver Screen: Basil Rathbone

Season 11 Episode 6 Smooth/Arts January 22, 2020

Media arts

History

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Basil Rathbone appeared in more than 70 films, primarily costume dramas and swashbucklers. Rathbone is best known as suave villains in Captain Blood (1935) The Adventures of ...

Basil Rathbone appeared in more than 70 films, primarily costume dramas and swashbucklers. Rathbone is best known as suave villains in Captain Blood (1935) The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938), Tale of Two Cities (1935). He was nominated for an Academy Award for his performance in If I were King (1938). His most famous role, however, was that of his portrayal of Sherlock Holmes alongside Dr Watson played by Nigel Bruce in 14 Hollywood films produced in the 1940s.

Million Dollar Arm
1:52:37

Million Dollar Arm

7Flix January 22, 2020

Media arts

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In a last-ditch effort to save his career, sports agent JB Bernstein plans to find baseball's next star pitcher.

In a last-ditch effort to save his career, sports agent JB Bernstein plans to find baseball's next star pitcher.

Ip Man 2
1:43:38

Ip Man 2

SBS World Movies January 22, 2020

Languages

Media arts

Health and PE

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Donnie Yen stars as Ip Man in this brilliantly choreographed kung fu film. It's 1949, and Ip Man has movede to Hong Kong in order to propagate his Wing Chun style. However, he ...

Donnie Yen stars as Ip Man in this brilliantly choreographed kung fu film. It's 1949, and Ip Man has movede to Hong Kong in order to propagate his Wing Chun style. However, he faces rivalry from other martial artists, including the local Hung Gar master. Ip Man must fight to win his place among the ranks. Winner of the Best Action Choreography award at the 2011 Hong Kong Film Awards. Directed by Wilson Yip and also stars Lynn Hung, Simon Yam and Sammo Hung. In Mandarin.

Walking on Sunshine
1:33:09

Walking on Sunshine

SBS World Movies January 21, 2020

Media arts

Music

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A bride is unaware that her fiance and sister were once deeply in love.

A bride is unaware that her fiance and sister were once deeply in love.

September
1:21:07

September

NITV January 21, 2020

Personal and social capability

Media arts

9-10
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Set in WA 1968, a tender story of friendship and loyalty between two boys on the cusp of adulthood.

Set in WA 1968, a tender story of friendship and loyalty between two boys on the cusp of adulthood.

Closer to the Moon
1:47:37

Closer to the Moon

SBS World Movies January 21, 2020

Media arts

Ethical understanding

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A Romanian police officer teams up with a small crew of old friends from the World War II Jewish Resistance to pull off a heist by convincing everyone at the scene of the ...

A Romanian police officer teams up with a small crew of old friends from the World War II Jewish Resistance to pull off a heist by convincing everyone at the scene of the crime that they are only filming a movie.

Operation Arctic
1:26:48

Operation Arctic

SBS World Movies January 22, 2020

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Media arts

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Julia and her twin siblings Sindre and Ida have moved to a small town with their mother. Desperate to reach their father, who is working in southern Norway, they secretly jump ...

Julia and her twin siblings Sindre and Ida have moved to a small town with their mother. Desperate to reach their father, who is working in southern Norway, they secretly jump aboard a helicopter flying in his direction. Unfortunately, the helicopter changes its route, and soon they find themselves lost and alone on a deserted island. Now the three are forced to face the epic powers of nature, as both blizzards and hungry polar bears threaten their very existence. In Norwegian.

Ip Man
1:42:00

Ip Man

SBS World Movies January 21, 2020

Languages

Media arts

Health and PE

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The eminent Wing Chun martial arts grandmaster, Yip Man was renowned for teaching Bruce Lee the secrets of the art he became famous for. In Mandarin.

The eminent Wing Chun martial arts grandmaster, Yip Man was renowned for teaching Bruce Lee the secrets of the art he became famous for. In Mandarin.

The Movies
40:21

The Movies: The Eighties (Part 2)

Episode 2 National Geographic January 21, 2020

History

Media arts

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From Tootsie to Die Hard - well-known actors and directors share behind-the-scenes stories and moments of the defining movies of the '80s.

From Tootsie to Die Hard - well-known actors and directors share behind-the-scenes stories and moments of the defining movies of the '80s.

Son of Rambow
1:31:33

Son of Rambow

SBS World Movies January 19, 2020

Media arts

Personal and social capability

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During a long English summer in the early 1980s, two schoolboys from differing backgrounds set out to make a film inspired by Rambo.

During a long English summer in the early 1980s, two schoolboys from differing backgrounds set out to make a film inspired by Rambo.

Breach
1:45:30

Breach

SBS Viceland January 19, 2020

Media arts

Ethical understanding

9-10
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Inspired by the incredible true story of the greatest security breach in US Intelligence history. Eric ONeill is assigned to work with renowned operative Robert Hanssen, the ...

Inspired by the incredible true story of the greatest security breach in US Intelligence history. Eric ONeill is assigned to work with renowned operative Robert Hanssen, the sole subject of a long-term, top-secret investigation. Determined to draw this suspected double agent out of deep cover, O'Neill finds himself in a lethal game of spy versus spy, where nothing is as it seems.

Non-Stop
1:39:10

Non-Stop

Nine January 19, 2020

Media arts

Personal and social capability

9-10
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An air marshal springs into action during a transatlantic flight after receiving a series of text messages that put his fellow passengers at risk unless the airline transfers ...

An air marshal springs into action during a transatlantic flight after receiving a series of text messages that put his fellow passengers at risk unless the airline transfers $150 million into an off-shore account.

George Washington
1:26:13

George Washington

NITV January 18, 2020

Media arts

Personal and social capability

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Set in a small town in North Carolina, this is the story of a tight-knit multiracial group of working-class kids caught in a tragic lie.

Set in a small town in North Carolina, this is the story of a tight-knit multiracial group of working-class kids caught in a tragic lie.

Planet Earth: The Making Of
8:37

Planet Earth: The Making Of

Season 1 Episode 4 BBC Earth January 19, 2020

Earth and environment

Geography

Media arts

9-10
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A behind-the-scenes look of the epic natural history series that celebrates our planet in all its glory.

A behind-the-scenes look of the epic natural history series that celebrates our planet in all its glory.

China's Prison Kids
1:32:26

China's Prison Kids

SBS January 19, 2020

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

News and current affairs

Media arts

9-10
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When their father faces the death penalty, three Chinese siblings are abandoned by their family, since no one will take care of children with such a shameful background. No ...

When their father faces the death penalty, three Chinese siblings are abandoned by their family, since no one will take care of children with such a shameful background. No one but Ms Zhang, an elderly woman who for the last 25 years has run an orphanage for children with imprisoned or executed parents. This film follows two years in the lives of children living in Sun Village, an orphanage in China for children with imprisoned or executed parents.

The Great Wall
1:31:09

The Great Wall

9Go January 18, 2020

Media arts

History

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Set in ancient China, a mercenary travels east in search of gunpowder and discovers the mighty Great Wall and the terrible secret behind why it was built. This savage tale of ...

Set in ancient China, a mercenary travels east in search of gunpowder and discovers the mighty Great Wall and the terrible secret behind why it was built. This savage tale of man versus nature will leverage the world class visual effects of Weta to create an entire ecosystem of creatures hell-bent on our destruction.

Planet Earth: The Making Of
9:24

Planet Earth: The Making Of

Season 1 Episode 5 BBC Earth January 19, 2020

Earth and environment

Geography

Media arts

9-10
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A behind-the-scenes look of the epic natural history series that celebrates our planet in all its glory.

A behind-the-scenes look of the epic natural history series that celebrates our planet in all its glory.

Life: The Making Of
10:10

Life: The Making Of: Rock Pooling

Season 1 Episode 7 BBC Earth January 17, 2020

Earth and environment

Geography

Media arts

9-10
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Go behind the scenes with the crew as they film the unique strategy of a pod of orca hunting elephant seal pups on their first journey into water.

Go behind the scenes with the crew as they film the unique strategy of a pod of orca hunting elephant seal pups on their first journey into water.