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White-Of-The-Eye

White Of The Eye

Edinburgh-born Donald Cammell is perhaps best known for writing and co-directing the cult movie Performance, before taking his own life in 1996. Read more...


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That-Sinking-Feeling

That Sinking Feeling

The action of this film takes place in a fictitious town called GLASGOW. Any resemblance to any real town called GLASGOW is purely coincidental. Read more...

The-Comedy-Man

The Comedy Man

Kenneth More is Chick Byrd, a rep actor on the verge of breakthrough success but fired from the play thanks to his affair with the producer’s wife. He even announces this Read more...

Hustlers

Hustlers

This pitch-black, demented action comedy, focused around a day’s trading in a pawn shop in the Deep South, is the Marmite of the movie world: you either love it or hate it! Read more...


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Pit-Stop

Pit Stop

Pit Stop is one of director Jack Hill’s (The Big Bird Cage, Foxy Brown, Spider Baby) less known films, but undoubtedly it has to count as one of his best. Read more...

Drake-Of-England

Drake Of England

Canadian-born stage actor and playwright Matheson Lang was one of the 20th centuries greatest Shakespearian players, so it is only befitting that he should end up Read more...

Blind-Womans-Curse

Blind Womans Curse

Imagine a Japanese take on any of Alejandro Jodorowsky's movies, and Blind Woman’s Curse wouldn’t be too far off the mark. This wondrously strange film from 1970 combines yakuza gang flick Read more...

Mr-Selfridge---Series-2

Mr Selfridge - Series 2

Jeremy Piven aka Mr. Selfridge is back for a ripping Series 2. This time round, he is in for a bit of a tough time. The First World War is looming, patriotic male staff at the department store Read more...

Orca-the-Killer-Whale

Orca the Killer Whale

This complex allegory of man’s destructive impact on the natural world is more than just a “man versus beast” cult classic – unlike in Jaws, here it is man who acts the beast. Above all the drama, the movie boasts some amazing scenes of orcas in their natural habitat. Read more...

Klown;-The-Movie

Klown; The Movie

The Scandinavians especially the Danes are well known for dark crime thrillers. Last year with Love is all you need they produced one of the best romantic comedies of 2013 and now available Read more...

Cape-Forlorn

Cape Forlorn

This, the uncut version of Cape Forlorn, was banned in Australia upon its original release apparently due to its amoral storyline. Read more...

The-House-In-The-Woods

The House In The Woods

The main plot of this minimalist psychological thriller from 1957 is acted out in a remote house in the woods – just as the title suggests. With only three main protagonists playing out Read more...

The-Machine

The Machine

With an impoverished world plunged into a Cold War with a new enemy, Britain's Ministry of Defence is on the brink of developing a game-changing weapon. Lead scientist Vincent McCarthy Read more...

Cat-Girl

Cat Girl

Cat Girl from 1957 was the first horror film role for Barbara Shelley, the film being a loose remake of Jacques Tourneur’s 1942 classic Cat People. Read more...

The-Lady-From-The-Sea

The Lady From The Sea

This melodrama from 1929 was initially released as a silent movie, with sound being added at a later stage. The film provided an early acting opportunity for Welsh-born Raymond Milland Read more...

Rush

Rush

"Men love women, but even more than that, men love cars." From acclaimed director Ron Howard comes the adrenaline fuelled, ‘Rush’, a film that tells the story of the 1976 Read more...

Classe-Tous-Risques

Classe Tous Risques

Based on a novel by death-row-inmate-turned-writer José Giovanni, this masterpiece of 1960’s French gangster cinema is director Sautet’s debut and stars character actor Read more...

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The-Bridge---Complete-Season-2

The Bridge - Complete Season 2

Crime dramas, and Nordic Noir in particular, simply can’t get much better than this! So, carve out about ten hours of your life and get sucked into the unscrupulous world of global eco-terrorism Read more...

Market-in-Honey-Lane

Market in Honey Lane

Yet another example of working class street life, Market In Honey Lane, an upbeat soap opera dating from the late swinging 60’s, differs from the contemporary East Enders in as much as nearly Read more...

Lubitsch-in-Berlin---Six-Films-by-Ernst-Lubitsch-1918-1921

Lubitsch in Berlin - Six Films by Ernst Lubitsch 1918-1921

To a wider audience, German-American director Ernst Lubitsch is probably best known for classics such as Ninotchka starring Greta Garbo Read more...

Stalled

Stalled

'Stalled' is a new (very) low-budget zombie film from British director Christian James, co-written by his leading man Dan Palmer. It centers around a melancholy handyman Read more...

The-Umbrellas-Of-Cherbourg---50th-Anniversary

The Umbrellas Of Cherbourg - 50th Anniversary

Jacque Demy’s acclaimed and award-winning masterpiece of French New Wave cinema pays homage to Hollywood’s golden age of musicals, and sees a young Read more...

FILTH

FILTH

Edinburgh, Scotland. Home of intellectual enlightenment, beautiful architecture, the deep-fried Mars bar… and bigoted and corrupt policeman Detective Sergeant Bruce Robertson. Read more...

Turbo

Turbo

Ryan Reynolds the push-me-pull you of quasi A-listers. For every 'Buried' there is a 'Green Lantern', for every 'Just Friends' there is an 'RIPD'. Read more...

Scatter-My-Ashes-at-Bergdorfs

Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's

The title of this documentary Scatter my ashes at Bergdorf’s comes from a famous cartoon in the New Yorker and neatly sums up how people feel about this Manhattan department store. From the very richest who shop there as a matter of course to the rank and file who save just to buy a token item so that they can have a taste of the best that New York has to offer. Read more...

Machete-Kills

Machete Kills

For fans of the original, this is a sleeker sequel with better performances and buckets more gory and unapologetically unhinged violence. But if the appeal of a big-budget Read more...

Rocky-The-Heavyweight-Collection

Rocky The Heavyweight Collection

You may have it a lot of other formats but this is the movie series that can never be beaten and refuses to ever go down. The drama, the rousing music it’s all here. Read more...

Autoluminescent

Autoluminescent

Gaunt, frail, enigmatic, dandified, tormented: in the 80’s and 90’s, Rowland S. Howard changed the face of Australian alt rock forever, before his signature track Shivers and distinctive fretwork influenced a generation of various indie bands. Read more...

Any-Day-Now

Any Day Now

Apparently inspired by a real-life story, this drama about a drag artist in 70’s LA, who ends up adopting his neighbour’s neglected child suffering from Down’s Syndrome, is as courageous, heart-warming and heart-rending as it gets. Read more...

Goats

Goats

Goat is a coming of age movie based on the film writers book Mark Poirer. Fifteen-year-old Ellis is getting ready to leave his luxurious home in the foothills of Tucson for his freshman year at Gates Academy, an East Coast prep school. This means leaving behind Wendy, his flaky, new-age mother, and the only real father he has ever known, Goat Man. Read more...



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