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Patriots DayPatriots Day (2016)
Director Peter Berg and star Mark Wahlberg follow DEEPWATER HORIZON with another gutsy dramatisation of a tragic American event, this time the 2013…
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BlackhatBlackhat (2015)
Michael Mann directs this thriller about a convict and his American and Chinese partners tracking a high–level cybercrime network from Chicago…
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Cop CarCop Car (2015)
Tense, expertly directed thriller in which Kevin Bacon stars as an unsavoury small town sheriff in pursuit of the two 10–year–old boys…
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David Attenborough's Rise of Animals: Triumph of the VertebratesDavid Attenborough's Rise of Animals: Triumph of the Vertebrates (2015)
David Attenborough embarks on a remarkable 500 million–year journey revealing the extraordinary group of animals that dominate our world, and…
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Stanford Prison Experiment, TheStanford Prison Experiment, The (2015)
Harrowing re–enactment of the notorious Stanford Prison experiment where male students were assigned the roles of prisoner and guards in the…
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A Little ChaosA Little Chaos (2014)
Alan Rickman directs and stars with Kate Winslet in this lavish study of two landscape artists who become romantically entangled while building a…
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A Most Wanted ManA Most Wanted Man (2014)
Philip Seymour Hoffman plays a German spy in this taut John le Carré thriller about a mysterious Chechen immigrant with possible terrorist ties.
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Babadook, TheBabadook, The (2014)
A single mother and her disobedient son are stalked by a malevolent spirit summoned by a children's book in this expertly directed psychological…
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Captive, TheCaptive, The (2014)
Atom Egoyan directs this atmospheric if occasionally implausible thriller about a man's obsessive search for his long–missing daughter,…
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Equalizer, TheEqualizer, The (2014)
Hiding from his violent past, a man lives a quiet life working at a hardware store. When he is confronted by a new underground crime syndicate. He…
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FoxcatcherFoxcatcher (2014)
A serious, fact–based drama that examines the tragedy that struck wrestling team Foxcatcher led by eccentric multimillionaire sponsor John E.…
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Jimmy's HallJimmy's Hall (2014)
Ken Loach directs this genial biopic of Irish activist Jimmy Gralton whose establishing of a dance hall attracts the ire of the Catholic church, whom…
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Judge, TheJudge, The (2014)
Big city lawyer Robert Downey Jnr. returns to his childhood home where his father (Robert Duvall), the town's judge, is suspected of murder. He sets…
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One I Love, TheOne I Love, The (2014)
Beguiling indie comedy about a couple struggling with a marriage on the brink of falling apart; after escaping for a weekend in pursuit of their…
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RosewaterRosewater (2014)
The Daily Show's Jon Stewart makes a searing directorial debut with this true story of an Iranian–Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari who was…
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SelmaSelma (2014)
Stirring chronicle of Martin Luther King's campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965.
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WhiplashWhiplash (2014)
A promising young jazz drummer enrolls at a cutthroat music conservatory where his dreams of greatness are mentored by an instructor who will stop at…
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Behind the CandelabraBehind the Candelabra (2013)
Steven Soderbergh directs this classy HBO–produced biopic of flamboyant pianist Liberace (Michael Douglas) and his rocky relationship with…
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Fifth Estate, TheFifth Estate, The (5ifth Estate, The) (2013)
Benedict Cumberbatch plays Julian Assange in this urgent dramatisation of the WikiLeaks founder's controversial rise to prominence.
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RED 2RED 2 (2013)
It's more of the same from the retired assassins club, who are still fighting for their survival in this entertaining, if entirely disposable…
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SalingerSalinger (2013)
A revealing, if contentious look into the life and times of American writer J. D. Salinger, best known for authoring 'The Catcher in the Rye'.
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Saving Mr. BanksSaving Mr. Banks (2013)
Emma Thompson plays P.L. Travers in this showbiz biopic of the Mary Poppins creator's legendary collaboration with Walt Disney. Thompson and Tom…
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FlightFlight (2012)
Denzel Washington plays a lauded pilot whose heroic landing of a crippled airliner is called into question when a history of alcoholism and substance…
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Kiwi FlyerKiwi Flyer (2012)
Amiable family fun follows twelve–year old Ben as he sets out to win Nelson's annual trolley derby, but he's up against some stiff Aussie…
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Looking for HortenseLooking for Hortense (2012)
This bittersweet comedy of manners finds familiar May–December pleasures in the mid–life journey of an unhappily married professor who…
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QuartetQuartet (2012)
Another pleasant surprise for the retiree set, this time centred on a home for retired musicians, and the recently arrived opera diva (Maggie Smith)…
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Being ElmoBeing Elmo (A Puppeteer's Journey) (2011)
The inspiring story of Kevin Clash, the man and voice behind Sesame Street's most popular character is uniquely documented in this delightful…
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Cabin in the Woods, TheCabin in the Woods, The (2011)
Masterminded by Joss Whedon, this hilarious inside–out horror comedy promises the last word on the horror genre, although its cleverness is…
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Descendants, TheDescendants, The (2011)
George Clooney plays a land heir attempting to reconnect with his family after a serious accident befalls his wife in this seriocomic mid–life…
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Final Destination 5Final Destination 5 (2011)
No surprises here: a group of obnoxious teens narrowly avoid tragedy when a suspension bridge collapses, only to endure the wrath of Death himself.…
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George Harrison: Living in the Material WorldGeorge Harrison: Living in the Material World (2011)
Martin Scorsese argues for the greatness of The Beatles' unassuming lead guitarist in this full–bodied hagiography. As with his Bob Dylan…
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HannaHanna (2011)
Saoirse Ronan plays a ruthless teenage assassin who is raised by her father (Eric Bana) in isolation and pursed by CIA operatives across Europe in…
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Ides of March, TheIdes of March, The (2011)
Ryan Gosling plays an idealistic campaign worker forced to play dirty in a battle between opposing sides in a Democratic primary campaign in this…
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Lincoln Lawyer, TheLincoln Lawyer, The (2011)
Matthew McConaughey plays a low–rent lawyer to low–life clients whose latest case – the defense of a rich playboy (Phillippe) accused…
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Neil Young - JourneysNeil Young - Journeys (2011)
A superb new concert film combining Young's homecoming concert at Toronto’s Massey Hall with intimate glimpses into his travels throughout Canada.
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PaulPaul (2011)
The creators of SHAUN OF THE DEAD and HOT FUZZ make a beeline for America's UFO heartland in this comedy about two sci–fi nerds who befriend a…
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Rugby World Cup 2011Rugby World Cup 2011 (2011)
For the diehard All Blacks fan, an official review of the team's 2011 Rugby World Cup triumph. Includes highlight's from the side's epic…
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Spark of Life, TheSpark of Life, The (As Luck Would Have It) (2011)
An aggressive media satire centred around the frenzied bidding war that erupts for a permanently and publicly immobile man's story, with the man…
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Sucker PunchSucker Punch (2011)
The dir. of 300 helms this male adolescent fantasy based around a group of nubile young girls who reimagine the mental asylum they've been committed…
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Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, SpyTinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (2011)
An enthralling, impeccably cast screen adaptation of John Le Carre’s quintessential cold war spy novel, centred on a retired George Smiley (Oldman)…
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ToomelahToomelah (2011)
Heartrending portrait of a sensitive but troubled Aboriginal boy who yearns to be a gangster like the other male figures in his life. Like SAMSON…
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Unforgettable (TV Series)Unforgettable (TV Series) (2011-2016)
A police detective with hyperthymesia (the ability to remember everything she's ever experienced) uses her rare condition to solve crime on the…
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127 Hours127 Hours (2010)
Vivid, imaginatively conceived reenactment of Aron Ralston’s remarkable true story of survival, in which the adventurer performed the unthinkable…
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ConvictionConviction (2010)
Worthy based–on–a–true–story drama of a solo mother who puts herself through law school in order to represent her wrongfully…
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Dinner for SchmucksDinner for Schmucks (2010)
Thoroughly redeemable remake of the French farce THE DINNER GAME in which a group of alpha–male executives compete to bring the biggest…
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Due DateDue Date (2010)
Raucous road movie with Robert Downey Jnr as a jittery father–to–be forced to catch a ride with the eccentric Galifianakis in order to…
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Exit Through the Gift ShopExit Through the Gift Shop (2010)
A would–be filmmaker's documentary on renegade street artist Banksy is turned on its head, becoming an expose of the contemporary art world and…
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Ghost Writer, TheGhost Writer, The (2010)
A cracking yarn in unapologetic Hitchcock mould has Ewan McGregor hired to complete the memoirs of a Tony Blair–like former British prime…
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HowlHowl (2010)
A fitting celebration and account of the making and hostile reception of Allen Ginsberg's famously controversial poem, with James Franco superb as…
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Inside JobInside Job (2010)
Enraging and comprehensive analysis of the global financial crisis of 2008, which at a cost over $20 trillion, caused millions of people to lose…
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King's Speech, TheKing's Speech, The (2010)
Justly acclaimed tale of King George VI, his nervy, impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become…
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Michael Wood's Story of EnglandMichael Wood's Story of England (2010)
Michael Wood (STORY OF INDIA) embarks on an archeological profile of the village of Kibworth in Leicestershire in this fascinating,…
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Names of Love, TheNames of Love, The (2010)
Witty cocktail of sex and politics about an extroverted left–wing activist who sleeps with her political opponents to convert them to her cause.
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Nights in the Gardens of SpainNights in the Gardens of Spain (Kawa) (2010)
Psychological drama of a family man coming to terms with his homosexuality and whose decision to come out plunges his family into crisis. Based on…
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Other Guys, TheOther Guys, The (2010)
Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg make for incompatible partners in this absurdist buddy–cop homage from the dir. of STEP BROTHERS and TALLADEGA…
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Saw: The Final ChapterSaw: The Final Chapter (Saw 7) (2010)
It's game over for Jigsaw and his victims as the seemingly unending torture franchise finally meets its maker. Original SAW survivor, Cary Elwes,…
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SecretariatSecretariat (2010)
Uplifting underdog drama with Diane Lane as a housewife who takes over the family stables with little knowledge of horse–racing.
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Social Network, TheSocial Network, The (2010)
Dynamite dramatisation of the founding and battle for internet sensation Facebook, with Jesse Eisenberg as the much–maligned and envied Harvard…
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Tamara DreweTamara Drewe (2010)
Winning comedy concerns the comic travails of a young journalist whose return to her hometown sets tongues wagging and disasters into motion.
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Town, TheTown, The (2010)
Competent, briskly executed heist drama from actor/dir. Ben Affleck follows an armed robbery crew out of Boston’s Charlestown neighborhood, and the…
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Under the Spell of HorsesUnder the Spell of Horses (2010)
Wonderful, vivid documentary series on the ancient relationship between horse and man. Especially memorable: a spectacular, a five hundred strong…
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Wagner and MeWagner and Me (Stephen Fry Wagner & Me) (2010)
A passionate documentary in which Stephen Fry explores his love for the world's most controversial composer, Richard Wagner – a passion that…
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Wall Street: Money Never SleepsWall Street: Money Never Sleeps (Wall Street 2) (2010)
Timely sequel to the classic morality tale with Douglas reprising his role as Gordon Gekko, who after a lengthy prison stint, attempts to slither his…
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Wild TargetWild Target (2010)
Bumbling Brit comedy of a middle–aged assassin (Nighy) who spares the life of one of his targets (Blunt), only to attract the attention of a…
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An EducationAn Education (2009)
An assured and alluring coming–of–age drama set in swinging sixties London (1961 in fact), with teenage ingenue Carey Mulligan falling in…
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Billy T James - The Legend, The Man, The Cuz Billy T James - The Legend, The Man, The Cuz (2009)
Latest compilation of the most popular sketches from irrepressible comedian Billy T James, including Te News, the Traffic Cop, the Hard Case, the…
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Boat That Rocked, TheBoat That Rocked, The (Pirate Radio) (2009)
A band of rebel DJs pioneer a pirate–radio station during the swingin’ sixties in this inoffensive, Richard Curtis–directed…
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Bran Nue DaeBran Nue Dae (Brand New Day) (2009)
Lively comedy adapted from the stage musical that follows a teenage Aborigine who runs away from Catholic boarding school in the mid…
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Coco Avant ChanelCoco Avant Chanel (Coco Before Chanel) (2009)
Fittingly stylish and appealing biopic of legendary couturier Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, tracing her early life from the rags of an orphaned childhood…
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Diagnosis: DeathDiagnosis: Death (Diagnosis Death) (2009)
Stand–up comedian and writer Raybon Kan casts himself in this schlocky yet superior horror spoof as a terminal patient who becomes a human…
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Dorian GrayDorian Gray (2009)
Hit–and–miss Gothic imagining of Oscar Wilde's classic, with Ben Barnes as the ageless man and Colin Firth as the silver–tongued…
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Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and RebelHugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel (2009)
Entertaining documentary that purports to show the other side of flamboyant founder of the Playboy editor. Focusing on his philanthropic endeavours…
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I Love You Phillip MorrisI Love You Phillip Morris (2009)
Jim Carrey plays it reasonably straight as a bored Texas police officer whose excursions into petty crime land him in jail, and into the lap of his…
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I Love You, ManI Love You, Man (2009)
Hot on the heels of ROLE MODELS, comes another charmingly crude buddy comedy starring Paul Rudd, here as a socially inept nice guy who goes on a…
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In The LoopIn The Loop (2009)
Crushingly sharp political satire set in the hubbub of Whitehall and Washington, where petty political games are hilariously played out while the…
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Into the StormInto the Storm (2009)
Enthralling sequel to HBO's acclaimed THE GATHERING STORM focuses on Winston Churchill's challenging term as Prime Minister during the war, followed…
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James May's Toy Stories (TV Series)James May's Toy Stories (TV Series) (2009)
A trip down memory lane with a modern twist: James May, disarming as ever, rediscovers the seminal toys of his childhood, then proceeds to…
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Julie And JuliaJulie And Julia (Julie & Julia) (2009)
The biography of legendary chef Julia Child is puzzingly intertwined with the story of Julie Powell, who in 2002 challenged herself to cook…
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Last Train HomeLast Train Home (2009)
A startling and vivid humanist documentary on China's ceaseless industrial growth, centred on one couple who make the annual migration from city to…
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Man In The Hat, TheMan In The Hat, The (2009)
Sam Neill narrates this intimate portrait of veteran art dealer Peter McLeavey, commemorating his 40 years in the business of running an independent…
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Neil Diamond - Hot August NightNeil Diamond - Hot August Night (2009)
Recorded live at New York's Madison Square Garden in 2008, Neil Diamond gives it his all in the last of his phenomenal four–night sold out…
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Paul Blart: Mall CopPaul Blart: Mall Cop (2009)
Amiable everyman Kevin James (KING OF QUEENS) plays a security guard who is forced to protect his mall against a bunch of crooks who take it under…
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Road, TheRoad, The (2009)
Cormac McCarthy’s much–feted novel about the lengths a father goes to protect his son’s innocence in a post–apocalyptic wasteland is…
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Topp Twins: Untouchable GirlsTopp Twins: Untouchable Girls (2009)
An adorable, "Kiwi–as" portrait of NZ's beloved folk–singing comedy duo, Jools and Lynda Topp, which also resonates as a ripely…
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Twilight: New MoonTwilight: New Moon (2009)
Succulent second helping of the Stephanie Meyer vampire saga finds pasty Edward no longer able to protect his beloved Bella, fleeing the country and…
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Up in the AirUp in the Air (2009)
A cautionary business tale wrapped in a frisky romantic comedy, with George Clooney starring as a compulsive traveller whose job it is to dismiss…
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WatchmenWatchmen (2009)
Spectacular – although flawed – live action adaptation of Alan Moore's graphic novel, focused around a group of retired…
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Whip ItWhip It (2009)
Drew Barrymore's directorial debut is a joyful tale of a small town outsider (Page) who empowers herself through the bruising sport of roller…
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ZombielandZombieland (2009)
Deftly funny splatter comedy set in a post–apocalyptic world overrun with – you guessed it – Zombies, has two drifters teaming up…
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A Film With Me In ItA Film With Me In It (2008)
Wonderfully droll vehicle for the amiable, slightly–sozzled comic persona of Dylan Moran, who stars as a down–at–heel actor who…
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Bank Job, The Bank Job, The (2008)
Heavy–for–hire Jason Stratham stars in this enjoyable crime caper based around the true story of a robbery in a London bank vault in…
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Comic Genius of Billy T James, The - Legacy EditionComic Genius of Billy T James, The - Legacy Edition (2008)
Must–have DVD & CD collection of Billy T. James Greatest Hits. DVD includes over an hour of newly released material from the TVNZ vaults…
DVD $25 $18.75 (incl. CD)
Curious Case Of Benjamin Button, TheCurious Case Of Benjamin Button, The (2008)
The screenwriter of FORREST GUMP expands upon F. Scott Fitzgerald's short story to tell the curious case of a man born on Armistice day as decrepit…
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DoubtDoubt (2008)
Playwright John Patrick Shanley adapts for the screen his Pulitzer Prize–winner about a nun's suspicion of sexual abuse in a Catholic school,…
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Gran TorinoGran Torino (2008)
Grizzly Korean war veteran Clint Eastwood puts aside his prejudices to defend a family of Hmong immigrants from Asian gangsters in this clear cut and…
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Growing Up OnlineGrowing Up Online (2008)
From the American public affairs series FRONTLINE comes this doco probing into the world of cyber–savvy teens, and the pressures that accompany…
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Let The Right One In Let The Right One In (2008)
Sending many critics into raptures as a vampire flick to finally get excited about, this frost–bitten Swedish entry mixes social realism with…
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Living ProofLiving Proof (2008)
Harry Connick Jnr plays a doctor fighting to get approval for his revolutionary breast–cancer drug in this surprisingly riveting…
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Mid-August LunchMid-August Lunch (2008)
A comedy of manners and good taste in form and content, this soulful comedy sets up a middle–aged man forced to play host to a gaggle of…
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MilkMilk (2008)
Saying it proud but not too loud, this dramatized biopic of the first openly–elected gay official fittingly tributes the legacy of San…
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North FaceNorth Face (Nordwand) (2008)
Exceptionally vivid, nerve–wracking mountaineering thriller in which two novice climbers attempt to be the first to scale the treacherous north…
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Pineapple ExpressPineapple Express (2008)
Surprisingly touching stoner comedy with Seth Rogen and James Franco playing two dudes on the run from corrupt drug lords after witnessing a murder.…
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ReligulousReligulous (2008)
'Good' and 'Evil' are turned on their head (and in their graves) in this provocative docu–comedy following comedian and commentator Bill Maher…
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Rhys Darby Live - Imagine That!Rhys Darby Live - Imagine That! (2008)
Kiwi comedian Rhys Darby, from FLIGHT OF THE CONCHORDS fame, performs a stand–up comedy gig at LA's El Rey Theatre to an…
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SaluteSalute (2008)
Compelling documentary investigating the untold story of Australian runner – Peter Norman who placed second in the 200m sprint at the 1968…
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SeraphineSeraphine (2008)
Intimate, Cesar–winning portrait of troubled French artist Seraphine de Senlis, a little–known painter who worked as an impoverished…
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X-Plicit FilmsX-Plicit Films (X-Femmes) (2008)
Ten erotic, female–friendly shorts commissioned as part of French TV series 'X–Femmes', with actress Melanie Laurent (INGLOURIOUS…
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30 Days of Night30 Days of Night (2007)
Stylish vampire movie with a potentially great twist: it pits the citizens of an Arctic Circle town – plunged into darkness one month every…
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AngelAngel (2007)
Pretty costume drama follows the fortunes of an aspiring lady writer in Edwardian England. Based on the novel by Elizabeth Taylor (MRS PALFREY AT…
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BreachBreach (2007)
A first–rate dramatic thriller that pits spy against spy on the American homefront, based on the true story of the FBI's internal investigation…
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Brick Lane Brick Lane (2007)
Multi–layered drama based on the popular Monica Ali novel focuses on the transformative tale of a young woman forced to leave her Bangladeshi…
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Darjeeling Limited, TheDarjeeling Limited, The (2007)
Idiosyncratic comedy from the dir. of THE ROYAL TENENBAUMS combines a dusty, nostalgic sub–continental adventure–quest with a whimsical…
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Eastern PromisesEastern Promises (2007)
A muscular, satisfying thriller set in the underworld of the Russian mafia in London, this reteams the director and star of A HISTORY OF VIOLENCE,…
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Flight of the Conchords - Season 1 (TV Series)Flight of the Conchords - Season 1 (TV Series) (2007)
Local heroes Jemaine Clement and Bret McKenzie's unique two–man 'digi–folk' routine finds its way onto American screens in this applauded…
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Golden Compass, TheGolden Compass, The (2007)
Visually magnificent fantasy epic adapted from the first installment in Philip Pullman's controversial "His Dark Materials" trilogy traverses similar…
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I'm Not ThereI'm Not There (2007)
Arthouse maestro Todd Haynes directs this deliciously cinematic, kaleidoscopic musing on the life of Bob Dylan, with six different actors portraying…
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Ice (TV Series)Ice (TV Series) (2007)
Radio and TV Personality Marcus Lush goes well and truly off the rails, here embarking on a month–long sojourn in the below–zero…
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Lagerfeld Confidential Lagerfeld Confidential (2007)
Fleeting documentary revealing the enigmatic life of iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld through his creative livelihood and personal philosophy.…
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Last King of Scotland, TheLast King of Scotland, The (2007)
A riveting tale of the seductive nature of power, this is worth the admission alone for Forest Whitaker’s astonishing Oscar–winning turn as…
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Let's SayLet's Say (On dirait que... ) (2007)
A sweetly humble documentary in the vein of ETRE ET AVOIR, involving a group of French kids aged 8–13 asked to portray their parents’ jobs…
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Lions for LambsLions for Lambs (2007)
A contemporary 'hot potato' issue is tackled from political, academic, militaristic and journalistic viewpoints, drawing an ultimately powerful…
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Michael ClaytonMichael Clayton (2007)
Razor–sharp legal thriller involving a sprawling class–action law suit and alleged cover–up, George Clooney plays a humble legal…
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Mr. BrooksMr. Brooks (2007)
Cool, conceptual psycho–drama in which Costner and Hurt play two sides of the same character: an on–the–wagon serial killer from…
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Not Quite Hollywood Not Quite Hollywood (2007)
Informative and bloody amusing exploration of the dubious ocker 'Ozploitation' films of the 1970's and 80's, celebrating the joyously cheap and nasty…
DVD $20 $15 (2-disc)
Savage Grace Savage Grace (2007)
Featuring another fearless performance from the great Julianne Moore, this takes the family dysfunction drama to a disturbing extreme as it maps the…
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Son of RambowSon of Rambow (2007)
Typically quirky and satisfying British family film about a young boy who befriends and collaborates with the school trouble–maker to make…
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Sweeney Todd - The Demon Barber of Fleet StreetSweeney Todd - The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
Johnny Depp is centre stage once again for dir. Tim Burton in this fiendish screen rendition of Stephen Sondheim's twisted musical about a…
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Tracey Fragments, TheTracey Fragments, The (2007)
Experimentally inclined coming–of–age drama follows a troubled teen (JUNO’s Ellen Page) searching for her little brother after he goes…
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Twice Upon a TimeTwice Upon a Time (Désaccord parfait) (2007)
Agreeable Pan–Euro comedy recounting what happens when a former showbiz couple – a director and his actress muse – reunite thirty years…
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War, TheWar, The (2007)
Seven–part documentary series, directed by respected filmmaker Ken Burns, addressing the horrors of WW2 from the perspective of American…
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We're Here to HelpWe're Here to Help (2007)
Hearty bureaucratic broadside with Australian Erik Thomson well cast as Kiwi property developer Dave Henderson, who became hounded and eventually…
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ZodiacZodiac (2007)
Intense, painstaking thriller from the dir. of SEVEN magnifies San Francisco's unsolved ‘Zodiac’ killings with obsessive compulsion and…
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10 Questions for the Dalai Lama10 Questions for the Dalai Lama (2006)
A hopeful and intimate doco of the history and life of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama; includes archival footage of a young Dalai Lama, the…
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A Good YearA Good Year (2006)
Russell Crowe plays workaholic bonds–dealer who inherits a vineyard in Provence and discovers the easy life in this lightweight tale of…
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Breaking and EnteringBreaking and Entering (2006)
A consummate adult drama from A–list writer–director Anthony Minghella, who tightly constructs a meaningful portrait of scarred lives and…
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Days of GloryDays of Glory (Indigènes) (2006)
Epic Algerian WW2 drama focused on a determined group of Algerian soldiers fighting to defend France with little acknowledgement of their sacrifices…
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Dead Girl, TheDead Girl, The (2006)
A superb ensemble cast give rich life to this exceptional drama that interlinks the unsettling stories of five women connected to the discovery of a…
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Departed, TheDeparted, The (2006)
A rip–roaring remake of Hong Kong actioner INFERNAL AFFAIRS, Martin Scorsese returns to the mean streets in this high–performance game of…
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FurFur (2006)
Taking fictional liberties with the real–life character of revered New York photographer Diane Arbus, the dir. of SECRETARY fashions another…
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Gymnast, TheGymnast, The (2006)
This nimble lesbian drama with an appreciation for the physical concerns a disenchanted Olympic gymnast whose invitation to join a Vegas–style…
DVD $20 $10
Hula GirlsHula Girls (2006)
Feel–good true story of a depleted coal–mining town in Japan, and its residents’ efforts to build a Hawaiian–themed tourist…
DVD $15 $11.25
Letters From Iwo JimaLetters From Iwo Jima (2006)
Reading from the letters of fallen comrades, Clint Eastwood crosses enemy lines in the second part of his Pacific War twofer, encapsulating the…
DVD $15 $11.25
Lives of Others, TheLives of Others, The (2006)
Compelling dramatisation of the political tensions between artists and authorities in 80's East Germany, this widely celebrated arthouse hit won the…
DVD $25 $18.75
Marie AntoinetteMarie Antoinette (2006)
Girl wonder Sofia Coppola lets a fetching Kirsten Dunst eat cake (and then some) as a reluctant Queen in late–18th century Versailles, stifled…
DVD $20 $15
New World, TheNew World, The (2006)
An epic naturalist meditation on the European settlement of America from dir. Terrence Malick (DAYS OF HEAVEN), which reveals a thoughtful and at…
DVD $20 $15
Notes on a ScandalNotes on a Scandal (2006)
Authorities Cate Blanchett and Judi Dench go head–to–head in this psychological gambit between a pottery teacher engaged in an illicit…
DVD $15 $11.25
OnceOnce (2006)
A gorgeous, understated paean to the transformative power of music, this unique, Irish independent follows the burgeoning relationship between a…
DVD $25 $18.75
Perfume - The Story of a MurdererPerfume - The Story of a Murderer (2006)
Lush, faithful adaptation of Patrick Suskind’s 1985 novel, with Ben Whishaw as Jean–Baptiste Grenouille, the gifted ‘nose’ turned…
DVD $20 $15
Prairie Home Companion, APrairie Home Companion, A (2006)
Reviving the musical scope of his 70s watermark NASHVILLE, Robert Altman’s last film lovingly dramatizes the backstage quandary of a live radio…
DVD $20
PricelessPriceless (2006)
Ultra–glamorous French romantic comedy, in which one can gorge on (or gawp at) Riviera culture at its most opulent – the clothes, the…
DVD $20 $15
Rescue DawnRescue Dawn (2006)
In dramatizing the unforgettable true story of Dieter Dengler – heroic subject matter of doco LITTLE DIETER NEEDS TO FLY – Werner Herzog…
DVD $20 $15
SharkwaterSharkwater (2006)
Worthwhile documentary filmed in the shark rich waters of the world that aims to dispel human's inherent fear of sharks and demonstrate the important…
DVD $20 $15
Sleeping Dogs LieSleeping Dogs Lie (2006)
A disturbing dalliance with her pet pooch comes back to bite a newly engaged woman in this disarmingly frank jewel of an indie rom–com that is…
DVD $20 $15
Tom's Midnight GardenTom's Midnight Garden (2006)
A handsome screen version of children's novel by Phillipa Pearce, in which a young boy in the 1950s is sent to live with his aunt and uncle because…
DVD $20 $15
United 93United 93 (2006)
Intensely affecting recreation of the fated last flight of United Airlines Flight 93 on September 11th 2001, where passengers successfully rose up…
DVD $15 $11.25
VenusVenus (2006)
The writer and dir. of THE MOTHER reteam for a companion piece to that film, this time inverting its premise to detail a relationship between a…
DVD $20 $15
What the Bleep!? - Down the Rabbit HoleWhat the Bleep!? - Down the Rabbit Hole (2006)
A sequel–recut of WHAT THE BLEEP? which again presents an New Age spread of provocative comparisons between the theories of quantum physics and…
DVD $30 $22.50 (import)
A History of ViolenceA History of Violence (2005)
An incisive take on the noir thriller from celebrated horror auteur David Cronenberg (EXISTENZ et al), in which a smalltown family man (Mortensen) is…
DVD $15 $11.25
Aliens of the DeepAliens of the Deep (2005)
The dir. of TITANIC and THE ABYSS renews his fascination with the mysteries of the deep ocean, choreographing the crews of various submersibles for a…
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BrasileirinhoBrasileirinho (2005)
Choro is often seen as the Brazilian equivalent of improvisatory jazz, and serves as the foundation for such unique styles like samba and bossa nova…
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BrickBrick (2005)
Precocious neo–noir set amid the student body of a Californian high school with a bespectacled lad (Gordon–Levitt) taking a 'Sam Spade'…
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Brokeback MountainBrokeback Mountain (2005)
A 'cause celebre' of recent cinema, this epic romantic drama is set around the terse and smouldering long–term love affair between two cowboys…
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Catherine the GreatCatherine the Great (2005)
Made with the help of newly–available documentation from the former Soviet archives, this impressive biopic about the life and times of…
DVD $20 $15
Cinderella ManCinderella Man (2005)
Premium Hollywood biopic has Russell Crowe sluggin' it out as real–life prizefighter Jim Braddock, who during the Great Depression rose from…
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Coach CarterCoach Carter (2005)
Fact–based story of a Californian high school basketball coach (Jackson) who brought a fresh approach to motivating his young players,…
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Constant Gardener, TheConstant Gardener, The (2005)
A British diplomat in Kenya (Fiennes) becomes obsessed with uncovering the secrets that lie behind his wife's (Weisz) murder which seem to lead to…
DVD $15 $11.25
Death of Mr Lazarescu, TheDeath of Mr Lazarescu, The (2005)
Whirling, labyrinthine black comedy follows with interest the Kafkaesque plight of an ailing elderly drunk, whose stomach pains are met with…
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FatelessFateless (Sorstalanság) (2005)
Harrowing and distilled vision of the Holocaust adapted from a novel by concentration–camp survivor and Nobel prize–winning author Imre…
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FingersmithFingersmith (2005)
BBC teledrama set around a girlish pickpocket (Hawkins) in Victorian London who becomes involved in a nasty plan to defraud a wealthy heiress…
DVD $20 $15
Five Days in September: The Rebirth of an OrchestraFive Days in September: The Rebirth of an Orchestra (2005)
A supreme classical music doco, this intimate look behind the scenes of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra delves candidly into the artistic process of…
DVD $20 $15
Gallipoli: The Frontline ExperienceGallipoli: The Frontline Experience (2005)
Devastating documentary which revises traditional treatments of the notorious WW1 Gallipoli Campaign, to present the experience from the perspective…
DVD $25 $18.75
Girl in the Cafe, TheGirl in the Cafe, The (2005)
Richard Curtis (LOVE ACTUALLY) penned this second–chances romance with a mild political streak, where an aging civil servant strikes up an…
DVD $30 $22.50
Grizzly ManGrizzly Man (2005)
One of dir. Herzog's (AGUIRRE) true classics, this is a devastating glimpse into the life of a self–styled naturalist, whose obsession with…
DVD $15 $11.25 (import)
Kingdom of HeavenKingdom of Heaven (2005)
Arch–epic of the 12th century crusades, this follows an honourable French blacksmith (Bloom) into the maelstrom of Jerusalem,…
DVD $15 $11.25 (2-disc Spec. Ed.)
Kiss Kiss Bang BangKiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)
Reflexively vulgar and enjoyably vicious, this comic–thriller has fumbling thief Downey Jnr. by chance winning an audition for a film part,…
DVD $15 $11.25
Leonard Cohen - I'm Your ManLeonard Cohen - I'm Your Man (2005)
A fittingly sublime homage documentary to the stately Leonard Cohen, based around the tribute concert held in his honour at the Sydney Opera House in…
DVD $25 $18.75
Mrs Henderson PresentsMrs Henderson Presents (2005)
Set in the grey drabness of 1930s England, this charming wee feel–gooder tells the true story of an eccentric, somewhat difficult dowager…
DVD $15 $11.25
MunichMunich (2005)
Compelling, if occasionally muddily–overearnest thriller based around the aftermath of the massacre of 11 Israeli athletes at the 1972 Munich…
DVD $15 $11.25
North CountryNorth Country (2005)
Fact–based drama about a group of women miners in 1970s Minnesota who endured a hostile work environment, bullying and sexual abuse after…
DVD $20 $15
Proposition, TheProposition, The (2005)
Grimly intense and atmospheric 'Australian Western' – scripted by singer Nick Cave – is set the outback of the 1880s, where lawman Ray…
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Red DoorsRed Doors (2005)
Mild family drama set in the avenues of suburban New York – its point of difference a focus on the late–life crisis of a retiring doctor, and…
DVD $15 $11.25
Rediscovering Intrepid Journeys (TV Series)Rediscovering Intrepid Journeys (TV Series) (2005)
Generally enlightening TV series in which New Zealand celebrities journey to various exotic climes and give a running version of their…
DVD $25 $18.75 (Volume 2) , $45 $33.75 (Volume 1-3 Box Set)
River QueenRiver Queen (2005)
Both underrated and overblown, dir. Vincent Ward's (VIGIL) ambitious historical drama depicts the journey across heart, soul and land–scapes of…
DVD $25 $18.75
Sin CitySin City (2005)
A sensational slab of stylized and ultra–violent pulp fiction, adapted from Frank Miller's own notorious 'crime noir' comicbooks, and…
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SyrianaSyriana (2005)
Fierce and dense exploration of the machinations and consequences of the global oil industry in the form of a multiple–storyline drama (from…
DVD $15 $11.25
Thank You For SmokingThank You For Smoking (2005)
Smokin' and scathing satire centred on a Big Tobacco lobbyist whose air of smooth earnestness and mastery of rhetorical logic is employed to combat…
DVD $20 $15
TsotsiTsotsi (2005)
Deserved winner of the 2006 Foreign Language Oscar, this gripping tale of a young homicidal street–thug ('tsotsi') in post–apartheid…
DVD $30 $22.50
White Countess, TheWhite Countess, The (2005)
Set in the tumult of 1930s Shanghai, when China was threatened with Japanese invasion, this final Merchant–Ivory production (producer Ismail…
DVD $15 $11.25
Who Killed the Electric Car?Who Killed the Electric Car? (2005)
The promise of electric–powered transport and its subsequent demise is playfully detailed as a faux ‘murder mystery’ in this engaging…
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AlexanderAlexander (2004)
A valiant, though flawed attempt by dir. Oliver Stone (PLATOON) to depict the life and times of Grecian military commander Alexander the Great,…
DVD $20 $15
Assassination of Richard Nixon, TheAssassination of Richard Nixon, The (2004)
The ghost of 'Travis Bickle' (TAXI DRIVER) pervades this accomplished diatribe on the contentious era of Richard Nixon's administration – a…
DVD $15 $11.25
Before SunsetBefore Sunset (2004)
Taking up some nine years after their characters met in BEFORE SUNRISE, Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy, now in their mid–thirties, reacquaint…
DVD $20 $15
C.R.A.Z.Y.C.R.A.Z.Y. (Crazy) (2004)
Rockin' and colourful rites–of–passage drama evolves out an adolescent boy's (Grondin) experiences as part of an unusual family during…
DVD $15 $11.25
Cirque du Soleil - Midnight SunCirque du Soleil - Midnight Sun (2004)
Special 20th Anniversary show for the acrobatic theatre troupe Cirque de Soleil, filmed live at the Montreal Jazz Festival in 2004.
DVD $15 $11.25
CloserCloser (2004)
A bracingly frank and compulsive adult drama, Patrick Marber adapts his provocative, award–winning stageplay for the screen with its integrity…
DVD $15 $11.25
CollateralCollateral (2004)
A moody night–thriller that cruises the streets of Los Angeles with a taxi–driver (Foxx) whose cab is commandered by a ruthless,…
DVD $15 $11.25
De-LovelyDe-Lovely (Delovely) (2004)
Refined and dandy musical biopic of legendary tunesmith Cole Porter, who composed some great music while leading a gay double–life during his…
DVD $25 $18.75
DownfallDownfall (Der Untergang) (2004)
Widely acclaimed for its claustrophobic intensity, intelligence and detail, this vivid re–enactment of the last ten days in the life of Adolf…
DVD $25 $18.75 (2 Disc)
Earth From AboveEarth From Above (Terre vue du ciel, La) (2004)
Awe–inspiring documentary of French photographer Yann Arthus–Bertrand’s ‘Earth From Above’ series – exhibited in New Zealand as…
DVD $20 $15
Fahrenheit 9/11Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004)
In his gravest comedy yet, the fearless Michael Moore dissects the credibility of the Bush administration since the election controversy of 2000 and…
DVD $25 $18.75 (2-Disc Edition)
Flatmates WantedFlatmates Wanted (2004)
A no–budget psychological horror of disappearing flatmates and disturbing reoccuring dreams, this plays out with the quirky mix of horror and…
DVD $15 $11.25
Garden StateGarden State (2004)
Sitcom actor Zach Braff compliments his career in "Scrubs" as the ambitious writer, director and star of this personal, melancholy comedy that became…
DVD $15 $11.25
Garfield - The MovieGarfield - The Movie (2004)
'Garfield the Cat' reaches the big–screen finally in fairly good shape, retaining the core of banal domestic mindtrips of Jim Davis' cartoons…
DVD $15 $11.25
Giuseppe Verdi's Rigoletto StoryGiuseppe Verdi's Rigoletto Story (2004)
A boldly imaginative version (with costumes by Vivienne Westwood) of Verdi's famous opera, concerning a court jester in 16th century Italy who seeks…
DVD $20 $15
Good Night, and Good LuckGood Night, and Good Luck (2004)
An astutely–judged freezeframe of an important symbolic moment in 20th century American history, when CBS television presenter Edward Murrow…
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Hell on WheelsHell on Wheels (Hollentour) (2004)
A densely–constructed, insider's account of the world's greatest cycle race, the Tour de France, here caught in the midst of the 2003 struggles…
DVD $25 $18.75
Hotel RwandaHotel Rwanda (2004)
A deeply affecting expose of the Rwandan conflict of the early 1990s that matches its political conscience with vivid staging and terrific…
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I Heart HuckabeesI Heart Huckabees (2004)
The meaning of life and capitalism in the post–millenial age are ambitiously tackled in this "existential comedy" from the dir. of FLIRTING…
DVD $15 $11.25
I, RobotI, Robot (2004)
Standard model adaptation of Isaac Asimov's 1950s sci–fi speculations about the dystopian possibilities of a robot–riddled…
DVD $15 $11.25
King ArthurKing Arthur (2004)
An interesting, serious–minded revision of the Camelot legend, recasting Arthur (Owen) as a half–Roman mercenary who, with his comrades,…
DVD $15 $11.25
Last Trapper, TheLast Trapper, The (2004)
Doco–drama covers a year in the life of real, live fur trapper Norman Winter who lives at one with nature, his Native American partner…
DVD $15 $11.25
Layer CakeLayer Cake (2004)
A harder–edged version of Britcrime from the LOCK STOCK stable, this has Daniel Craig playing a cocaine dealer on the verge of retirement,…
DVD $20 $15
Life and Death of Peter Sellers, TheLife and Death of Peter Sellers, The (2004)
An entertaining, if disturbing summary of the turbulent life of British comedian Peter Sellers, with Geoffrey Rush starring as the man who famously…
DVD $15 $11.25
Long Way Round (TV Series)Long Way Round (TV Series) (2004)
An engrossing 'reality' show which tags along with actor Ewan McGregor (TRAINSPOTTING) and his best friend Charley Boorman on an improvised…
DVD $30 $22.50
Machinist, TheMachinist, The (2004)
A mind–twisting thriller in the industrial–gothic mould, this might at times feel like an off–cut from the David…
DVD $20 $15
Million Dollar BabyMillion Dollar Baby (2004)
Clint Eastwood's straight–ahead drama about a feisty young woman who trains under his grizzled, reluctant coach to become a boxing champion…
DVD $20
MondovinoMondovino (2004)
A sobering documentary about the effects of globalisation on the wine industry, which travels to various vineyards, villages and offices to quaff a…
DVD $20 $15 (near new)
Napoleon DynamiteNapoleon Dynamite (2004)
Destined for cult status, this plays like a high school comedy made by its alienated students, with its quirky in–jokes and non–sequiturs…
DVD $15 $11.25
Passion of the Christ, ThePassion of the Christ, The (2004)
A visceral depiction of Jesus Christ's final day before being crucified, this controversial work from devout Christian Mel Gibson is bluntly literal,…
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Phantom of the Opera, ThePhantom of the Opera, The (2004)
An opulently kitschy version of the amazingly successful Andrew Lloyd Webber musical, in which the shadowy, disfigured 'phantom' (Butler) tries to…
DVD $15 $11.25
RayRay (2004)
The life and career of innovative blues–singer Ray Charles (here played by Jamie Foxx) gets epic and reverential treatment in this…
DVD $20 $10
Vanity FairVanity Fair (2004)
Sumptuous and intelligent adaptation of William Thackeray's novel, about the rise of an unscrupulous orphan lass to the aristocracy in Britain during…
DVD $20 $15
Very Long Engagement, AVery Long Engagement, A (Long dimanche de fiançailles, Un) (2004)
Another crowd–pleasing favourite from the dir. of AMELIE, which uses the Great War as setting for the fairytale search by Audrey Tatou for her…
DVD $20 $15
Village, TheVillage, The (2004)
A further investigation in atmospherics from the maker of SIGNS and THE SIXTH SENSE, this time sent in the foreboding microcosm of an 18th century…
DVD $15 $11.25
What the Bleep do we Know!?What the Bleep do we Know!? (What the #$*! Do We (K)now!?) (2004)
A unique and certainly popular piece of 'New Age intellectualism", this follows the travails of a deaf photographer (Matlin) through life and…
DVD $40 $30
Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill, TheWild Parrots of Telegraph Hill, The (2004)
The unlikely tale of a homeless street musician in San Francisco, Mark Bittner, and his longtime attachment to a flock of wild parrots…
DVD $20 $15
You Got ServedYou Got Served (2004)
Hiphop melodrama in which rival 'crews' battle it out for supremacy in the arena of break–dancing. Renowned for the exceptional dance…
DVD $15 $11.25
Actors, TheActors, The (2003)
Top brass actors grace this amiable comic caper about two struggling theatre players whose "talents" get them mixed up in London's criminal…
DVD $15 $11.25
Bon VoyageBon Voyage (2003)
A plushly–mounted, grander–than–life romantic farce from director of "Cyrano De Bergerac". It's June 1940, when a group of…
DVD $20 $15
Butterfly Effect, TheButterfly Effect, The (2003)
A timewarping thriller with a touch of genuine B–movie originality, this portrays the unintended consequences when its young hero (Kutcher)…
DVD $20 $15
Cirque du Soleil - La NoubaCirque du Soleil - La Nouba (2003)
Another astounding stageshow from Canadian troupe Cirque du Soleil, here performing a celebration of hedonism (the title means "to party") at Disney…
DVD $20 $15
City of Men (TV Series)City of Men (TV Series) (Cidade dos Homens) (2003)
Brazilian TV followup to the crime epic CITY OF GOD, continues the lives of Acerola and Laranjinha in the shanties of Sao Paolo dodging drug gangs…
DVD $20 $15
Cold MountainCold Mountain (2003)
Prestige historical epic set in the closing days of the American Civil War, with a wounded confederate soldier (Law) deserting the ranks to rejoin…
DVD $20 $15
Corporation, TheCorporation, The (2003)
In a modern world where corporate power has come to exceed political power, this in–depth documentary defines a growing popular concern about…
DVD $25 $18.75
Festival ExpressFestival Express (2003)
Vivid filmed account of a legendary travelling rock festival, which crossed Canada by train in June 1970 and reached realisation in a series of…
DVD $20 $15
Fog of War, TheFog of War, The (2003)
A perfectly–formed, Oscar–winning documentary about the life and career of Robert S McNamara, who served as Secretary of Defense under…
DVD $20 $15
Girl with a Pearl EarringGirl with a Pearl Earring (2003)
A superior dramatic conceit that speculates on the background to Johannes Vermeer's enigmatic 17th century portrait of the title. Johannson plays…
DVD $20 $15
Goldfish MemoryGoldfish Memory (2003)
Free–spirited take on the modern conundrums of romance, dating and lust set in a contemporary Dublin of gay, straight and bisexual cycle…
DVD $20 $15
In Search of ShakespeareIn Search of Shakespeare (2003)
Presenter Michael Wood and award–winning director Greg Doran investigate the world of William Shakespeare. Using backstage recreations of…
DVD $40 $30 (2-disc set) , $65 $48.75 (11-disc set incl. Henry IV,V,VI, Richard I & II, Othello, Twelfth Night)
Last Life in the UniverseLast Life in the Universe (2003)
With a cool command of the aloof, this strange, seductive noir–romance merges the soulless existence of a suicidal librarian (Asano), a…
DVD $20 $15
Master and Commander - The Far Side of the WorldMaster and Commander - The Far Side of the World (2003)
Vivid sea–chase yarn, set during the Napoleonic Wars, with Crowe commanding the screen as the sympathetic captain of a British frigate…
DVD $15 $11.25
Matchstick MenMatchstick Men (2003)
A moderately engaging caper comedy from dir. Ridley Scott starring Nicolas Cage as an obsessive–compulsive type whose profession as a conman…
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Mona Lisa SmileMona Lisa Smile (2003)
Julia Roberts is restrained and fairly effective in this Ivy–League drama, set at the renowned Wellesley College in the 1950s, where she…
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MurmursMurmurs (2003)
The daily movements of a Mt Victoria flat are wryly observed in this sophomore DV feature from the directors of KISSY KISSY. Ensconced in a…
DVD $15 $11.25
My Architect - A Son's JourneyMy Architect - A Son's Journey (2003)
A thoroughly intriguing documentary about the Jewish American architect Louis Kahn (born in Estonia) who struggling for years to be recognised,…
DVD $20 $15
Ned KellyNed Kelly (2003)
Australia's most famous bushranger is portrayed with outright sympathy and a large measure of romantic invention in this messy, but not entirely…
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Nowhere in AfricaNowhere in Africa (Nirgendwo in Afrika) (2003)
An old–fashioned epic of family survival, where a privileged Jewish family migrate from 1938 Nazi Germany into the exotic vastness of…
DVD $25 $18.75
Open RangeOpen Range (2003)
Costner stars and takes the reins of this latterday Western about a group of itinerant cattle grazers fending off the thuggish tactics of a brutal…
DVD $20 $15
Runaway JuryRunaway Jury (2003)
It's back to court with John Grisham, in a well–cast, entertaining tale of gun–control issues, jury–manipulation, big business and…
DVD $20 $15
Saddest Music in the World, TheSaddest Music in the World, The (2003)
Another stunning tableaux from dir. Maddin's ongoing series of fantasies inspired by the musty, spectral qualities of early cinema, this time setting…
DVD $20 $15
SeabiscuitSeabiscuit (2003)
Stirring drama based on a true story of a down–and–out racehorse that confounded expectations by turning around the fortunes of three…
DVD $25 $18.75
Singing Detective, TheSinging Detective, The (2003)
A not unthoughtful remake of Dennis Potter's iconic 1980s TV Series, in which a psoriasis–afflicted crime writer hallucinates mystery plots and…
DVD $15 $11.25
Triplets of Belleville, TheTriplets of Belleville, The (Belleville Rendezvous) (2003)
Witty, inventive and lovingly designed with retro–chic flair, this 'all–ages' animated feature is distinctively and delightfully…
DVD $30 $22.50
Weeping Camel, TheWeeping Camel, The (Story of the Weeping Camel, The) (2003)
A lovingly filmed and touchingly simple excursion into the lives of a family of nomadic shepherds in the Gobi Desert, Mongolia, which blurs the line…
DVD $30 $22.50
ZatoichiZatoichi (2003)
Actor–director–cult hero Takeshi Kitano stylishly revives a hero of well–known Japanese mythology and scores his most broadly…
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About a BoyAbout a Boy (2002)
“No man is an island” is a theme explored with wit and pathos in this romantic comedy that’s plot and characters refreshingly detour from…
DVD $20 $15
About SchmidtAbout Schmidt (2002)
Age becomes Jack Nicholson in a beautifully modulated comedy of late life lament that doubles as an affectionate satire of middle…
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AdaptationAdaptation (2002)
Another virtuoso post–modern comedy from the team behind BEING JOHN MALKOVICH, with a miraculously adapted Nicolas Cage – in identical twin…
DVD $15 $11.25
Adventure of English, TheAdventure of English, The (2002)
An involving lesson in linguistics, presenter Melvyn Bragg takes us back to the roots of the English language – which found its genesis in…
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Broken SilenceBroken Silence (2002)
Five 55–minute films concerning the Holocaust, and its role in the history of five respective countries. 'Some Who Lived' (dir. Puenzo)…
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Broken WingsBroken Wings (K’nafayim Shvurot) (2002)
The fraught shuffle of daily life for an Israeli family after the death of the male head of the household, is depicted with touching and intimate…
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City of GodCity of God (Cidade de Deus) (2002)
An incendiary Brazilian drama depicting two decades of blood–drenched rivalry between two youth gangs who control a slum area of Rio De…
DVD $20 $15
Confessions of a Dangerous MindConfessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002)
The life and neuroses of TV–producer Chuck Barris are the subject of this 'confession', a freewheeling comic fantasy in which the worlds of…
DVD $20 $15
Count of Monte Cristo, TheCount of Monte Cristo, The (2002)
Replicating the contemporary–yet–traditional witty action–mix of MASK OF ZORRO, this version of Alexander Dumas’ 19th century…
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Dancer Upstairs, TheDancer Upstairs, The (2002)
John Malkovich debuts as a director with this slow–burn police thriller played out in the humid atmosphere of an unamed South American…
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Dark BlueDark Blue (2002)
Unexpectedly sharp police drama lifted from a James Ellroy story and placed into Los Angeles on the eve of the 1992 riots. Expressing the…
DVD $15 $11.25
Femme FataleFemme Fatale (2002)
Best viewed as a campy homage to the film noir genre, this snaky thriller revels in the multiple plot twists of its tale of diamond thieves and…
DVD $15 $11.25
Gangs of New YorkGangs of New York (2002)
Dir. Martin Scorsese’s messy yet resonant epic based on a 19th century chapter that witnessed mass civil unrest in NYC is painted with the…
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Gathering Storm, TheGathering Storm, The (2002)
Critically acclaimed telemovie depicts the life of Winston Churchill during his 'wilderness years', the turbulent 1930s, centred by a mighty…
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HeroHero (2002)
Though no doubt diminished on the small screen, this ancient Martial Arts spectacle from the dir. of RAISE THE RED…
DVD $15 $11.25
Hours, TheHours, The (2002)
Michael Cunningham’s Pulitzer–prize winning novel is brought to the screen with excellent performances, and though simplified and not for all…
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Importance of Being Earnest, TheImportance of Being Earnest, The (2002)
Second bite of the Oscar Wilde cherry by the director of AN IDEAL HUSBAND transcribes Wilde’s most delectable drawing–room farce with perfect…
DVD $20 $15
Man Without a Past, TheMan Without a Past, The (2002)
Another understated, double–take comedy from Finnish dir. Kaurismaki, making perhaps his most cleverly balanced work yet. An itinerant…
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Mark TwainMark Twain (2002)
A popular humorist, philosopher and social satirist, Mark Twain was the well–known nom–de–plume of writer Samuel Clemens, the…
DVD $40 $30 (rare)
Monday MorningMonday Morning (Lundi Matin) (2002)
A whimsical comic journey for a French factory worker, who uproots from his village and family in search of philosophical and liquid refreshment in…
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Mothman Prophecies, TheMothman Prophecies, The (2002)
Drawing on an actual event and mythical explanation, this eerie tale concerns widower reporter Richard Gere, who becomes embroiled in the hunt for a…
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Red DragonRed Dragon (2002)
Betraying the odds after the lackluster “Hannibal”, this accomplished ‘prequel’ based on Thomas Harris’ novel of the same name more than…
DVD $19.95 $14.95 (2-disc w/ 'Hannibal')
RespiroRespiro (Grazia's Island) (2002)
Highly charged and mostly insightful depiction of a free–spirited woman whose near–psychotic episodes have a profound effect on her small…
DVD $20 $15
Robin Williams - Live on BroadwayRobin Williams - Live on Broadway (2002)
Robin Williams returns to his roots as a stand–up comedian after a 16 year hiatus, proving to have lost nothing of his stupendous comic…
DVD $15 $11.25
SecretarySecretary (2002)
A spanking good black comedy detailing the bizarre relationship between a peculiar, ill–tempered lawyer and the meek secretary he…
DVD $25 $18.75
Sex with StrangersSex with Strangers (2002)
Notorious 'documentary' on swinging couples in America, following three couples on their exploration of open sexuality. Though issues of…
DVD $20 $15
Shipping News, TheShipping News, The (2002)
Hallmark slice of Miramax tragiwhimsy that follows the odyssey of lost–in–life Kevin Spacey, led by his aunt up to his family’s…
DVD $20 $15
SpunSpun (2002)
A cinematically exhilarating depiction of existence among a group of methamphetamine (P) addicts in Los Angeles, that is sure to divide audiences as…
DVD $20 $15
Super TroopersSuper Troopers (2002)
A group of five randy state troopers in Vermont find their future of patrolling the highways is threatened and try to outdo the local police in…
DVD $20 $15
Tracker, TheTracker, The (2002)
Uniquely conceived parable enacted in the heat of Australia's outback in 1922, where David Gulpilil is an Aboriginal tracker forced to help three…
DVD $15 $11.25
Travelling BirdsTravelling Birds (Winged Migration) (2002)
Anyone with an appreciation of natural beauty will be transfixed, and possibly transported, by this superlative documentary from the makers of…
DVD $20 $15
We Were SoldiersWe Were Soldiers (2002)
Big–budget, lavish re–enactment of America’s curtain–raiser in the Vietnam War, the fierce battle of la Drang, with an…
DVD $20 $15
Architecture (TV Series)Architecture (TV Series) (2001-2005)
Inspiring series devoted to the most ambitious creations of the 19th and 20th century. Featuring a wealth of archival material, scale–models…
DVD $60 $45
Black Hawk DownBlack Hawk Down (2001)
Intense, eardrum–battering re–enactment of a street–battle during the US campaign in Mogadishu, Somalia in 1993, painting the…
DVD $15 $11.25
Captain Corelli's MandolinCaptain Corelli's Mandolin (2001)
A melodiously played costume–drama, that unfolds on the Greek island of Cephalonia during WWII. Occupation by Italian and later German…
DVD $20 $15
Elton John - One Night OnlyElton John - One Night Only (2001)
British pop legend Elton John performs 27 of his greatest hits live at Madison Square Garden in 2001 with guest appearances by Anastacia, Bryan…
DVD $20 $15
Experiment, TheExperiment, The (Das Experiment) (2001)
Twenty men volunteer for a paid two–week simulated study that divides them into the roles of prisoners and guards in a ‘controlled’…
DVD $20 $15
Happy TimesHappy Times (Xingfu Shiguang) (2001)
Putting a gentle Asian spin on the "French farce" model, dir. Zhang Yimou takes a light–hearted detour with this comedy about a retired…
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Hedwig and the Angry InchHedwig and the Angry Inch (2001)
Robbed of his rightful place in rock history by a former protégé, transsexual rocker Hedwig is resigned to playing on the lowest rung of the tour…
DVD $50 $37.50 (rare)
In the BedroomIn the Bedroom (2001)
Both deservingly nominated for Oscars, Sissy Spacek and Tom Wilkinson hardly miss a beat as the middle–aged couple forced to deal with the…
DVD $20 $15 (2-Disc w/ The Shipping News)
Knight's Tale, AKnight's Tale, A (2001)
Surprisingly satisfying medieval comedy slam–bang, that wears its mindlessness on its chain–mail sleeve, while Geoffrey Chaucer’s…
DVD $20 $15
Last Kiss, TheLast Kiss, The (L'Ultimo Bacio) (2001)
Award–winning Italian melodrama investigates the anxieties of a young unmarried couple on the verge of parenthood. Stefano Accorsi is torn…
DVD $20 $15
Legally BlondeLegally Blonde (2001)
This ironic take on the ‘dumb blonde’ comedy is still pretty much a dumb blonde comedy. Reese Witherspoon gives plenty of bimbo schtick as a…
DVD $20 $15
Lovely and AmazingLovely and Amazing (2001)
Rewarding indie drama – seasoned with touches of painful comedy – that observes the troubles between three sisters waiting for their…
DVD $15 $11.25
Man Who Cried, TheMan Who Cried, The (2001)
Typically eclectic affair from the dir. of ORLANDO and THE TANGO LESSON, composing a sweeping historical romance of early 20th century Europe with…
DVD $25 $18.75
Monster's BallMonster's Ball (2001)
A surprising success of 2001 after Halle Berry won the Best Actress Oscar, this compelling race–drama is harrowing, angst–ridden and…
DVD $20 $15
Moulin RougeMoulin Rouge (2001)
Arch–romantic whizz–kid Baz Luhrmann celebrates truth, beauty, freedom, and Love, set in the infamous, decadent Paris nightclub, circa…
DVD $20 $15 (Deluxe 2-disc)
Ocean's ElevenOcean's Eleven (Ocean's 11) (2001)
Remodelling the not–so–great ‘Rat Pack’ original from 1960, dir. Soderbergh slickens his heist thriller with a spot–on sense of…
DVD $15 $11.25
PineroPinero (2001)
Biopic of the controversial Puerto Rican poet Miguel Pinero, whose play 'Short Eyes' and NYC junkie lifestyle propelled him to brief fame, before he…
DVD $20 $15
Read My LipsRead My Lips (Sur Mes Levres) (2001)
Sturdy, unconventional French thriller about an insecure, partially–deaf office clerk who tries to help an irascible ex–con integrate…
DVD $20 $15
ScratchScratch (2001)
Comprehensive coverage of the evolution of DJing as an artform, from its formative years in the early 80s to its establishment as a movement known as…
DVD $20 $15
Sex and LuciaSex and Lucia (2001)
Another sumptuous, stylistic meditation for dir. Julio Medem that interlocks his penchant for intricate, fractured narrative with a thrust of daring…
DVD $20 $15
Song for Martin, ASong for Martin, A (2001)
Touching drama of a composer and concertmaster who fall in love through classical music, only to battle the effects of Alzheimer's. Foreseeable…
DVD $20 $15
Spy GameSpy Game (2001)
King–of–flash, dir. Scott (TOP GUN) contrives a drama around super–spy Robert Redford’s last day on the job, having to rescue…
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To End All WarsTo End All Wars (2001)
Underrated drama based around the infamous building of the bridge over the River Kwai by allied POWs during WW2, 'encouraged' by their Japanese…
DVD $20 $15
Tom ThumbTom Thumb (Le Petit Poucet) (2001)
Ambitious, enjoyably dark rendering of Perrault’s classic fable, "Le Petit Poucet" told with trademark French twistedness and aplomb, kids will…
DVD $20 $15
Training DayTraining Day (2001)
Denzel Washington luxuriates in an Oscar–winning performance as a slimeball LA cop, who casually metes out brutal street–justice at every…
DVD $15 $11.25
Y Tu Mama TambienY Tu Mama Tambien (And Your Mother Too!) (2001)
Acclaimed universally (and here in NZ beset with censorship wrangles), this Mexican joyride, taken by two teenage boys and an older woman, is indeed…
DVD $25 $18.75
American PsychoAmerican Psycho (2000)
Mercifully sanitised adaptation of Brett Easton Ellis' controversial novel, that wallowed in the depraved mind/antics of a homicidal Wall Street…
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Better Than ChocolateBetter Than Chocolate (2000)
An everybody–gets–laid portrayal of lesbian culture in late 80s Vancouver that’s no GO FISH, but still better than the usual…
DVD $25 $12.50
Billy ElliotBilly Elliot (2000)
While his father and brother bare the burden of the protracted miner's strike in early 80s Yorkshire, an 11–year–old lad skives off from…
DVD $25 $18.75
Cirque du Soleil - DralionCirque du Soleil - Dralion (2000)
Splendid blend of music, dance and circus by French troupe Cirque du Soleil, giving one a close–up look at their dizzying opus.
DVD $15 $11.25
Crouching Tiger, Hidden DragonCrouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
A fantasy–fuelled, Chinese feudal melodrama laced with jaw–dropping combat sequences (arguably the best ever staged), this represents a…
DVD $15 $11.25
Dancer in the DarkDancer in the Dark (2000)
The third successive ‘masterpiece’ from the Danish wunderkind, who has that rare gift of being able to consistently realise the wildly ambitious…
DVD $30 $22.50
Eye of the BeholderEye of the Beholder (2000)
Intriguing in concept, this surveillance thriller sees British agent Ewan McGregor tracking the movements of vicious serial killer Ashley Judd from…
DVD $20 $15
Finding ForresterFinding Forrester (2000)
Dir. Van Sant reprises the outlines of his own GOOD WILL HUNTING, with Sean Connery nurturing the wayward talent of basketballing teenager Rob Brown.
DVD $20 $15
Gift, TheGift, The (2000)
Rivalling THE SIXTH SENSE among latterday supernatural thrillers and with a pedigree to boast of, this eerie tale of smalltown ghosts and secrets is…
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GirlfightGirlfight (2000)
A teenage girl breaks out of her working–class rut by training as a boxer, an arena that presents sexual prejudice as her chief opponent.…
DVD $15 $11.25
GladiatorGladiator (2000)
As good a Roman Sandal epic as ever there was, with a stoic and be–sandalled Russell Crowe refusing to carry over his loyalty to the new…
DVD $20 $15 (3-Disc Special Edition)
Gleaners and I, TheGleaners and I, The (2000)
A widely–admired work by the godmother of French film, which essays the wastefulness of western society through a clutch of interviews with…
DVD $40 $30
Grey Zone, TheGrey Zone, The (2000)
Earnest examination of one of the 'greyest' moral zones of the Holocaust – the role of the Jewish Sonderkommandos in concentration camps, who…
DVD $20 $15
InnocenceInnocence (2000)
Touching and acclaimed tale of renewed love between two old–flames Julia Blake and Charles Tingwell. Rare in its wise, un–judgemental…
DVD $20 $15
Into the Arms of Strangers - Stories of the KindertransportInto the Arms of Strangers - Stories of the Kindertransport (2000)
Sombre journey into one of the dark corridors of the Holocaust, revealing the stories of Jewish children rescued in the months before WWII from Nazi…
DVD $20 $15
Madame BovaryMadame Bovary (2000)
Typically lavish BBC costumer, here tackling Gustave Flaubert's classic French tragi–romance with gusto and explicit sex. Frances O'Connor…
DVD $20 $15
Magik and RoseMagik and Rose (2000)
Uplifting comic melodrama set during the Hokitika Wild Food Festival that rises above its familiar story of two women who, in different ways, have…
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MagnoliaMagnolia (2000)
A sprawling, stylistically–impressive but moribund domestic melodrama about Californian amorality and redemption (of sorts), with interleaved…
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Miss CongenialityMiss Congeniality (2000)
Sandra Bullock plays the tomboy as an ‘ugly duckling’ cop, who must infiltrate a beauty contest and inadvertently reveal the swan…
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Nine QueensNine Queens (Nueve Reinas) (2000)
An Argentian congame thriller which uses a fresh, edgy setting to bolster its David Mamet–by–way–of–Quentin Tarantino…
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Notes from a Small IslandNotes from a Small Island (2000)
The observant, ironic travel–writer Bill Bryson ambles through the United Kingdom making consistently amusing note of the oddities he discovers.
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One Hundred Steps, TheOne Hundred Steps, The (I Cento Passi) (2000)
Expansive, fact–based drama set around a young man's fight against local mafiosos in the small Sicilian village of Cinisi in the…
DVD $25 $18.75
Patriot, ThePatriot, The (2000)
Mel Gibson transplants the patriotic, anti–English fervour of BRAVEHEART into an American Revolutionary setting, playing real–life…
DVD $15 $11.25 (Extended Edition)
QuillsQuills (2000)
A sophisticated ‘bodice–ripper’ that details the twilight years of the Marquis De Sade in suitably heightened style, with Geoffrey…
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Remember the TitansRemember the Titans (2000)
Racial integration law forces an all–white American football team to accept black players and a black coach in 1970s Virginia. Denzel…
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SnatchSnatch (2000)
A LOCK STOCK knock–off by 'im–who–knows–best: the director himself, Guy Ritchie. Like its predecessor, this cockney…
DVD $15 $11.25
TrafficTraffic (2000)
A masterful, suitably complex address of the ‘drug problem’ and how it enslaves consumers, dealers, policy–makers and law–enforcers…
DVD $20 $15 (w/ 21 Grams ~ 2-disc)
VengoVengo (2000)
Another celebration of Spanish–Gypsy culture from the dir. of LATCHO DROM, whose tale of Andalusian vendetta thrums with the sound of flamenco…
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Wonder BoysWonder Boys (2000)
A rumpled Michael Douglas plays an academic professor and successful author who's terminally unfinished second novel is symptomatic of midlife…
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28 Days28 Days (1999)
Fun–loving NY journalist Sandra Bullock doesn't know when to say 'when' and gets slapped with a month in rehab after a drink driving incident.…
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8 1/2 Women8 1/2 Women (1999)
The indefatiguable provocateur of English cinema makes a perverse 'tribute' to Federico Fellini's 1963 masterpiece 8 1/2, with this tale of a rich…
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All About My MotherAll About My Mother (1999)
Almodovar's "celebration of mother and womanhood" has been hailed as something of a departure for the director, though in fact all of his (beloved)…
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AuditionAudition (1999)
An almost–masterpiece of the macabre that sets up and sustains itself brilliantly with a restrained pace and jewel of a premise, then careens…
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Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged MeAustin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
Slightly hand–me–down it may be, but gag–for–gag, this extravagant sequel arguably tops the original and seals Austin Powers…
DVD $20 $15 ("Shagadelic" box set - Trilogy)
Being John MalkovichBeing John Malkovich (1999)
Surrealist comic marvel distinguished by the most bizarre of plots – washed–up puppeteer John Cusack's new position as a filing clerk…
DVD $20
Blair Witch Project, TheBlair Witch Project, The (1999)
The most profitable film in history on a cost–to–gross basis, this handycam horror struck paydirt thanks to a swag of resourcefulness and…
DVD $20 $15
Boys Don't CryBoys Don't Cry (1999)
Widely touted dramatisation of the true–life 'Brandon Teena' tragedy set in the grim badlands of America's Midwest, where a teenage girl…
DVD $25 $18.75
CelebrityCelebrity (1999)
Assembling another largish retinue of actors eager to 'do a Woody', Allen swings his long–lens round onto the world of celebrity…
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Cup, TheCup, The (1999)
This charming, slyly comic tale of soccer–mad young monks obsessed with viewing the World Cup has found broad worldwide appreciation with its…
DVD $20 $15
Detroit Rock CityDetroit Rock City (1999)
In 1978, Edward Furlong and his garage band pals are perhaps the most devoted KISS fans in the world, but the road to see their idols in concert is…
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ElectionElection (1999)
Mid–life crisis intersects with teenage foibles in this cheerily cynical high–school tale for adults, as crumpled teacher Matthew…
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Ghost DogGhost Dog (1999)
Dir. Jim Jarmusch refines his zen–like poise in this weird, laidback comedy. Solemn hitman Forest Whitaker follows an ancient samurai code,…
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Insider, TheInsider, The (1999)
A brooding masterpiece from dir. Mann (HEAT), who finally wrestles down a topic of sufficient weight to justify the peerless brilliance of his…
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Jakob the LiarJakob the Liar (1999)
In this second version of Jurek Becker's novel, Robin Williams plays a café–owner in Nazi–occupied Poland who capitalises on an unearned…
DVD $15 $11.25
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour DreamcoatJoseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat (1999)
Early, Bible–story musical from the Andrew Lloyd Webber/Tim Rice team and taken from the London Palladium production.
DVD $25 $18.75
Looking for AlibrandiLooking for Alibrandi (1999)
Refreshing rites of passage tale from Australia, based by screenwriter Melina Marchetta's on her bestselling novel. In mixing a which guy is best…
DVD $20 $15
Man On the MoonMan On the Moon (1999)
Mesmerising biopic of the late 'comedian' Andy Kaufman culls its magnificence from an utterly unique, intriguing personality subject and a virtuoso…
DVD $20 $15
Mickey Blue EyesMickey Blue Eyes (1999)
Amusing satire that culture–clashes a vicious Mafia–clan with English 'twit' Hugh Grant, here at his embarrassed, self–deprecating…
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My Best FiendMy Best Fiend (Mein Liebster Feind) (1999)
Werner Herzog’s personal portrait of his friend and famous ‘alter ego’, the late Klaus Kinski, threads together just some of the bizarre…
DVD $20 $15
Talented Mr. Ripley, TheTalented Mr. Ripley, The (1999)
Dashing, murderous fun from the makers of THE ENGLISH PATIENT, fashioning another esteemable literary piece, derived here from Patricia Highsmith's…
DVD $20 $15
Thomas Crown Affair, TheThomas Crown Affair, The (1999)
Pierce Brosnan and Rene Russo spruce up the 1968 romantic thriller as respective millionaire art thief and insurance investigator magnetised against…
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Three KingsThree Kings (1999)
A refreshingly irreverent view of the US Military translated into a box–office hit for this unpredictable black–comedy that puts a…
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Three SeasonsThree Seasons (1999)
The first US film to be shot in post–war Vietnam, this intertwined series of four tales set in contemporary Saigon, rapturously conveys a…
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True CrimeTrue Crime (1999)
Implausible but fun, this is Clint Eastwood relaxing his usually rigorous standards with a hokey thriller–by–numbers stocked with…
DVD $15 $11.25
A Little Bit Of SoulA Little Bit Of Soul (1998)
Little–known black comedy concerns two scientists working on a serum to reverse aging in chickens, lured into the world of two wealthy patrons…
DVD $15 $11.25
American History XAmerican History X (1998)
Potent dissertation on generational anger among the skinhead community of Los Angeles' Venice Beach, that though flawed by brushes with cliche, is a…
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AmistadAmistad (1998)
Laying bare his socio–historical conscience (a much better prospect post–SCHINDLER'S LIST), Steven Speilberg sets sail with an epic of…
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Cirque du Soleil - AlegriaCirque du Soleil - Alegria (1998)
Filmed live in Sydney in 1999, this Cirque du Soleil production combines their acrobatics, magic tricks and dance elements with a…
DVD $15 $11.25
Dancing at LughnasaDancing at Lughnasa (1998)
The acclaimed stageplay by Brian Friel is given a top notch cast to embody the passionate Irish dilemmas of its characters. Family and National…
DVD $25 $18.75
Deep ImpactDeep Impact (1998)
Contrasting the gung–ho cartoonery of the other meteor–disaster–pic, ARMAGEDDON, this chooses to show the 'human side' of an…
DVD $15 $7.50
ElizabethElizabeth (1998)
Attended by much ballyhoo, Australian actress Cate Blanchett fruitfully represents England's famous Queen as a key player in the sex…
DVD $20 $15
Enemy of the StateEnemy of the State (1998)
Lawyer Will Smith unwittingly receives proof of a high–ranking assassination, and becomes not so much the enemy of the state as of…
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Get RealGet Real (1998)
This British tale of a teen schoolboy's frustratingly closeted affair with the athletic head boy of his high school makes the grade to appeal to…
DVD $35 $26.25
GummoGummo (1998)
The writer of KIDS turns the camera on his hometown, Xenia, Ohio, selectively seeking out the disenfranchised, the bored and the ugly to distinctive…
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HappinessHappiness (1998)
Controversial is the byword for this disturbing trawl through the sad–case lives of various American suburbanites and their families (Lara…
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Hilary and JackieHilary and Jackie (1998)
Musical biopic buoyed by a quite fascinating subject – prodigious English Cellist Jacqueline Du Pre – adapted from the controversial…
DVD $20 $15
Horse Whisperer, TheHorse Whisperer, The (1998)
A modern–day 'horse opera' saddles up with Robert Redford both directing and starring in the title role of an appropriately handsome version of…
DVD $20 $15
Jackie BrownJackie Brown (1998)
Quentin Tarantino follows–up the fireworks of PULP FICTION with a laidback ode to lowlife dreamers and schemers that reclines comfortably into…
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Les MiserablesLes Miserables (1998)
Victor Hugo's epic tale of France circa 1820 is dusted off once more, Liam Neeson here being forever dogged by Inspector Javert (Geoffrey Rush…
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Lovers of the Arctic CircleLovers of the Arctic Circle (1998)
Artful but humourless slice of 'magic realism' that follows the near–metaphysical long–term relationship between two childhood…
DVD $15 $11.25
Mask of Zorro, TheMask of Zorro, The (1998)
Scabarding much of the swordplay of the Tyrone Power original for mega–budget stuntwork and destruction, this ultimately swaps one brand of…
DVD $15 $11.25
Memory and DesireMemory and Desire (1998)
Director Niki Caro pulls out the art–house stops for her feature debut: a love–story about a mismatched Japanese couple whose honeymoon…
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My Name Is JoeMy Name Is Joe (1998)
Dir. Ken Loach revisits his mainstay – the not–working–class of urban Britain, this time extending further north to the slums of…
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One True ThingOne True Thing (1998)
Superlative take on the 'illness' genre, wherein Renee Zellweger returns home after sickness falls upon the family, rediscovering bonds with Mum and…
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Practical MagicPractical Magic (1998)
Modern–day witchy women Sandra Bullock and Nicole Kidman contend with the family curse, whereby their husbands always seem to die (shortly…
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AfflictionAffliction (1997)
A murder–mystery obscured in a snowbound landscape of wrecked relationships and alcoholic longings, this gets right under the skin of its…
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Air Force OneAir Force One (1997)
Patriot tripe of the first order in which the private plane of the US president is infiltrated and held to ransom by Russkie terrorists. Without…
DVD $15 $11.25
As Good As It GetsAs Good As It Gets (1997)
Obsessive–compulsive Jack Nicholson has his fear and loathing neutered by the straight–shooting solo–Mum waitress, Helen Hunt, in…
DVD $15 $11.25
Austin Powers: International Man of MysteryAustin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
American cat Mike Myers draws on his predilection for British comedy for this spot–on spy movie satire. He plays both the swinging '60s spy…
DVD $15 $11.25
Bee Gees - One Night OnlyBee Gees - One Night Only (1997)
The falsetto–ed Bee Gees played their first concert in 10 years in Las Vegas in 1997, giving a generous sampling of their catalogue of…
DVD $20 $15
Brassed OffBrassed Off (1997)
Witty and warm–hearted comedy set in a Yorkshire mining community threatened with closure. Leading the town colliery brass band, Tara…
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Cop LandCop Land (1997)
Brooding, shadowy conception of the American Dream gone rotten, pivots on a smouldering role for Sly Stallone, as a shell–shocked cop gone to…
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Donnie BrascoDonnie Brasco (1997)
Riveting, true–life tale of an FBI agent's perilous infiltration of the New York Mafia in the 70s. A knife–edge dramatic tension is…
DVD $20 $15
Eve's BayouEve's Bayou (1997)
A sassy, old–fashioned Southern melodrama quite unlike how we've seen it before – this is affluent African–American life in 60s…
DVD $15 $11.25
Game, TheGame, The (1997)
Tycoon–loner–who–has–everything Michael Douglas receives a birthday present with a difference – an elaborate 'game'…
DVD $20 $15
Happy TogetherHappy Together (1997)
Wong Kar Wai's South American gay love story features the usual dazzling Christopher Doyle camerawork, but replaces the genre thrills of FALLEN…
DVD $20 $15
Into Thin Air: Death On EverestInto Thin Air: Death On Everest (1997)
Dramatic recreation of the disastrous 1996 Everest expedition that counted NZer Rob Hall among its many casualties. Based on the first–hand…
DVD $20 $15
Jane Eyre (1997)
Suitably gothic retelling of Charlotte Brontë's classic tale of a Yorkshire orphan who becomes a governess and falls for the brooding lord of the…
DVD $35 $26.25 (Boxset w/ Wuthering Heights (1998) & The Brontes of Haworth)
MicrocosmosMicrocosmos (1997)
All the dramas of human life play out in a secret kingdom contained in a French meadow, and brought into extreme close–up by superlative…
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Paradise RoadParadise Road (1997)
A group of European woman, incl. Glenn Close and Frances McDormand, are captured in Singapore during WWII by the Japanese. They alleviate the…
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RadianceRadiance (1997)
An Aboriginal mother's funeral brings disparities among the surviving daughters into vibrant relief. Adapted from Louis Nowra's play, this…
DVD $20 $15
Saint, TheSaint, The (1997)
Val Kilmer's reincarnation of 'The Saint' only vaguely resembles the original character played by Roger Moore and Iain Ogilvy. There is considerable…
DVD $15 $11.25
Seven Years in TibetSeven Years in Tibet (1997)
On the eve of WWII, Austrian nationalist Heinrich Harrer (Brad Pitt) embarks on a mountain–climbing odyssey in the Himalayas, where he is…
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Speed 2: Cruise Control (1997)
SPEED–on–water is everything the first one isn't – derivative, soulless, slackly plotted, and unintentionally funny. Also, Keanu…
DVD $15 $11.25
Truce, TheTruce, The (1997)
The aftermath of WWII locates Auschwitz survivor John Turturro on a difficult, redemptive journey back to his home town. Based on Primo Levi's…
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Twelve Angry MenTwelve Angry Men (1997)
An award–winning television version of the classic jury–room drama. Re–written by the scriptwriter of the original film version…
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William Shakespeare's Romeo and JulietWilliam Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet (1997)
Visionary director Baz Luhrmann takes his STRICTLY BALLROOM crew to the Americas and conjures a cinematic universe of striking originality and…
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Birdcage, TheBirdcage, The (1996)
Robin Williams lets someone else wear the frocks in this faithful remake of the French hit, LA CAGE AUX FOLLES. As the live–in–lover left…
DVD $20 $15
CrashCrash (1996)
Auteur David Cronenberg's latest vision is an anti–fable about accident victims James Spader and Holly Hunter, who become sexually obsessed…
DVD $20 $15
Crucible, TheCrucible, The (1996)
A theatrical yet wrenchingly emotional treatment of Arthur Miller's classic play about the horrific witch–hunt hysteria that swept through…
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EmmaEmma (1996)
A clued up reworking of Jane Austen's classic, set in 19th century England, about a congenial young lady's well–intentioned but misjudged…
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Executive DecisionExecutive Decision (1996)
Middle Eastern terrorists hi–jack a Jumbo and bring aboard a lethal nerve–gas capable of wiping out small nations. For a sure recipe for…
DVD $15 $11.25
FargoFargo (1996)
The gifted Coen Brothers cross two of their previous treasures – RAISING ARIZONA and BLOOD SIMPLE for this lovingly mocking tale of insurance…
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Fever PitchFever Pitch (1996)
That most evergreen of English obsessions, footy, is here given a long, loving and belated tribute from a lifetime fan, adapting Nick Hornby's…
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From Dusk Till DawnFrom Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
Join in the riot with an edgy thriller that loses its head midway through and gets stuck into some gleefully supernatural carnage. The director of…
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Ghost and the Darkness, TheGhost and the Darkness, The (1996)
When construction on a railroad in 19th century Uganda is interrupted by two ferocious, crafty lions snacking on the workers, the great white hunter…
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Happy GilmoreHappy Gilmore (1996)
After a couple of false strokes, standup humourist hits par with this golfing comedy, playing a teenage sociopath–cum–golf natural, who…
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How to Make an American QuiltHow to Make an American Quilt (1996)
Pleasurable, star–domed female–stitching movie has Winona Ryder sorting out her personal foibles with an ear for the mixed–fortuned…
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Jack and SarahJack and Sarah (1996)
The 'four weddings' formula is tweaked for another Grant – Richard E. (Withnail), who becomes an unwitting solo father after his wife dies.…
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Kama SutraKama Sutra (1996)
The director of SALAAM BOMBAY returns to her native land for this enticing, beautifully photographed tale of love, jealousy and revenge among the…
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Long Kiss Goodnight, TheLong Kiss Goodnight, The (1996)
Heroic chemistry between Geena Davis and Samuel L Jackson fuels this spectacular actioner, with more than a few eyebrows raised sardonically along…
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Marvin's RoomMarvin's Room (1996)
The cast contribute their customary greatness to this poignant drama about family ties, responsibilities, transpiring over the slow passing of the…
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Michael CollinsMichael Collins (1996)
Persuasive biopic of the martyred hero who negotiated Ireland's break from the UK charts the impact of one charismatic individual while engaging how…
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Muppet Treasure IslandMuppet Treasure Island (1996)
Kermit, Miss Piggy and the rest of that bunch pull off an excellent, lavish version of R.L.Stevenson's classic tale of high seas piracy. Tim Curry is…
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People Vs. Larry Flynt, ThePeople Vs. Larry Flynt, The (1996)
A weighty, colourful biopic of the notorious publisher of 'Hustler' magazine. The 'free speech' debate presides over the issue of pornography, but…
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Portrait of a LadyPortrait of a Lady (1996)
Unfairly roasted by many critics, our Jane's adaptation of Henry James' novel dares to offer more than romance in fancy dress, but instead a complex,…
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Primal FearPrimal Fear (1996)
Hotshot Chicago attorney Richard Gere defends, with difficulty, an altar boy accused of brutally murdering a much–loved archbishop. The…
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RansomRansom (1996)
Kidnappers post a nasty ultimatum to airline mogul Mel Gibson, who didn't get to where he is today by responding kindly to threats. Hi–gloss…
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Rock, TheRock, The (1996)
Amateur commando Nicolas Cage and Sean Connery square–up against a granite–faced Ed Harris, holding San Francisco to ransom with…
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Rumble in the BronxRumble in the Bronx (1996)
Jackie Chan's Hollywood breakthrough combines unrelenting Chan–style martial arts with big–budget stuntwork. Unabashedly cheesy yet…
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SabrinaSabrina (1996)
Remake of the Hepburn–Bogart classic, the story of the chauffer's daughter who falls for the 'other' guy is tailored for a new generation,…
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SleepersSleepers (1996)
Based on a purportedly fact–based novel by Lorenzo Carcaterra, a disastrous prank lands four schoolboys in a borstal where they suffer…
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SwingersSwingers (1996)
A neurotic monogamist and his philandering friend search for love, or the next best thing. Shooting from the heart as well as the pelvis, this funky…
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Wind in the Willows, TheWind in the Willows, The (1996)
With the cream of British comic acting talent, this live–action adaptation of Kenneth Grahame's classic children's story is quite possibly the…
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Angel BabyAngel Baby (1995)
Searing tragicomedy in which two schizophrenics fall in love and for better and worse navigate a path to independence and happiness. The…
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Basketball Diaries, TheBasketball Diaries, The (1995)
Leonardo DiCaprio excels as a young Jim Carroll, an infamous New York poet/musician/junkie who maintained a personal journal through a…
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Before SunriseBefore Sunrise (1995)
Young tourists American Ethan Hawke and French Julie Delpy, meet by chance on a train in Europe and spend the following twelve hours…
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Circle of FriendsCircle of Friends (1995)
Catholicism and blossoming sexuality come into conflict when ugly–duckling Minnie Driver goes gooey over preppie Chris O'Donnell and chooses to…
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CluelessClueless (1995)
This nifty spoof of '90s Californian teen culture will speak volumes to its generation, who are sure to remember this passionately in years to come.…
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Coogan's Run (TV Series)Coogan's Run (TV Series) (1995)
A eclectic followup to KNOWING ME KNOWING YOU for comedian Coogan, who incarnates six stereotypes inhabiting the English town of Ottle, ranging…
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Crimson TideCrimson Tide (1995)
Gene Hackman and Denzel Washington clash ethics as Captain and deputy on a US submarine entering hostile waters of a Russian renegade. Nuclear war…
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Don Juan DeMarcoDon Juan DeMarco (1995)
A delightful, dreamy romantic drama and wry comic fantasy rolled into one that has Johnny Depp perfectly cast as a misfit who believes he is the…
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Empire RecordsEmpire Records (1995)
Multiple crises present themselves for the teenage staff of a swanky independent record store about to be consumed by a corporate chain. Utterly…
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Fallen AngelsFallen Angels (1995)
Seductive stylist Wong Kar–Wai here orchestrates the stories of three disreputable urbanites across a Hong Kong nightscape of impersonal…
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Flight of the AlbatrossFlight of the Albatross (1995)
Teenager Julia Brendler migrates from Germany to New Zealand to renuite with her mother, a scientist studying the albatross colony on a remote island.
DVD $35 $26.25
Forget ParisForget Paris (1995)
Billy Crystal hogs this romantic comedy (which also wrote and directed) from co–star Debra Winger in recognising the inherent dilemmas in…
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Get ShortyGet Shorty (1995)
Riding the wave of PULP FICTION, this is the most successful stab at translating Elmore Leonard for the screen. John Travolta is an amiable mobster…
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Leaving Las VegasLeaving Las Vegas (1995)
Staggering 'downward–spiral' drama set on a Las Vegas strip of neon lights, broken dreams and drunken oblivion. Nicolas Cage drinks himself to…
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Mall RatsMall Rats (1995)
A scrubbed–up pseudo–remake of Kevin Smith's own CLERKS, set in a suburban shopping mall. The indie spirit gets buried under all that…
DVD $10 $7.50
Mortal KombatMortal Kombat (1995)
Finally, a computer–game–turned–movie that's worth it's salt, this dispenses with story so it can devote itself entirely to the…
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Quick and the Dead, TheQuick and the Dead, The (1995)
A showdown at a gunfighting competition that plays like a cross between a 'Milky Bar' ad and a WWF pro–wrestling rumble. Director Raimi (EVIL…
DVD $10 (as new)
SevenSeven (Se7en) (1995)
Director David Fincher imbues the hackneyed serial–killer genre with astonishing directorial flair, while bringing an influential 'underground'…
DVD $15 $11.25
Trinity and BeyondTrinity and Beyond (1995)
Solid presentation of the history of the US atomic weapons programme, including interviews and much recently de–classified footage. Narrated by…
DVD $15 $11.25
Truth About Cats and DogsTruth About Cats and Dogs (1995)
Cyrano De Bergerac is reworked for the girls in this highly digestible romantic fable. Fresh faces Janeanne Garofalo and Brit hunk Ben Chaplin…
DVD $15 $11.25
Usual Suspects, TheUsual Suspects, The (1995)
Find out who 'Keyser Soze' is, or who you thought he was, in this utterly captivating, original caper movie that unfolds a series of flashbacks in…
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When Night Is FallingWhen Night Is Falling (1995)
The director of I'VE HEARD THE MERMAIDS SINGING returns with one of the most beautiful and erotic films of recent times. Though embroided with a…
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Black BeautyBlack Beauty (1994)
The screenwriter of THE SECRET GARDEN and EDWARD SCISSORHANDS brings this century–old tale to the modern screen with Sean Bean and David…
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Clear and Present DangerClear and Present Danger (1994)
Vulnerable hero Jack Ryan again in meatier, superior follow–up to PATRIOT GAMES that masterfully stages its action around a credible, complex…
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Corrina CorrinaCorrina Corrina (1994)
Housekeeper Goldberg endears herself into the household of single parent Liotta and his nine–year–old daughter in a warm–hearted,…
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Interview With the VampireInterview With the Vampire (1994)
Tom Cruise rises to the much–touted role of Vampire Lestat, Brad Pitt invigorates the lifeless Louis, and Kirsten Dunst gives a child…
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Natural Born KillersNatural Born Killers (1994)
Oliver Stone turns a Tarantino script into a mean–spirited satire that points fingers at the decline of America without any measure of…
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Quiz ShowQuiz Show (1994)
Robert Redford's stylish account of the 'Twenty One' game show scandal of the 1950s. Ralph Fiennes is superb as Charles Van Doren, the handsome…
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Reality BitesReality Bites (1994)
This 'Gen X' movie works as romantic comedy but falls short of its mandate to be a mouthpiece for contemporary youth. Redeemed by the…
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SpeedSpeed (1994)
A jaw–dropping, state–of–the–art spectacle in which new slim–line action hero Reeves battles wits with a…
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To LiveTo Live (1994)
An absorbing tale of Chinese peasantry in the dark shadow of politics over three decades. Distinguished by the star presence of Gong Li and her…
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When a Man Loves a WomanWhen a Man Loves a Woman (1994)
Idyllic couple Andy Garcia and Meg Ryan test their marriage vows to the hilt when she falls victim to alcoholism. Sincere if overlong examination of…
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Wyatt EarpWyatt Earp (1994)
Lovingly crafted rendition of an oft–told legend is the first major flop in the careers of Costner and the director. Not a bad film, but the…
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Ace Ventura: Pet DetectiveAce Ventura: Pet Detective (1993)
Carrey overdoes it as an obnoxious private eye with an animal niche and finds himself catapulted to mega–stardom. Not the schlock comedy…
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Addams Family ValuesAddams Family Values (1993)
Not bad sequel focuses less on Gomez & Morticia, and gets more comic mileage from the rest of the gang.
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Bitter MoonBitter Moon (1993)
Erotic weirdness unfolds aboard an ocean liner as wheel–chaired creep Peter Coyote foists an unsavoury personal tale upon innocent Hugh Grant.…
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Carlito's WayCarlito's Way (1993)
De Palma contains his usual showy excess and proves he can be a consummate storyteller with this captivating, multi–layered crime yarn. Al…
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ClerksClerks (1993)
Made for $27,000 in the convenience store where the director (then) worked, this follows a rude and bizarre day in the lives of two lowly grocery…
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Crow, TheCrow, The (1993)
Sleek action fantasy on which its star, Brandon Lee, lost his life before its completion. The designer mayhem plays like a gothic music video, though…
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Dragon: The Bruce Lee StoryDragon: The Bruce Lee Story (1993)
Jason 'no–relation' Scott Lee clenches Bruce Lee's fists of fury in this entertaining 'loving–tribute'–style biopic of the great…
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Even Cowgirls Get the BluesEven Cowgirls Get the Blues (1993)
A joyously ropey adaptation of Tom Robbins beloved 1970s novel in which a big–thumbed hitch–hiker (Uma Thurman) eventually hooks up at a…
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Getaway, TheGetaway, The (1993)
A glossy yet respectable remake of the 1972 Peckinpah thriller with real–marrieds Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger in the shoes of Steve McQueen…
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Malcolm XMalcolm X (1993)
Epic bio of the black–American minister and human rights activist from his beginnings as a Harlem crook to his 1965 assassination. Breezes…
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MaliceMalice (1993)
An unlikely but nonetheless ripping yarn unfolds when a brilliant but dubious doctor is sued for medical negligence by his college pal's wife.…
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Manhattan Murder MysteryManhattan Murder Mystery (1993)
Woody Allen reunites with Diane Keaton as insecure marrieds who get involved in solving what could be a neighbourhood murder. Alan Alda and Anjelica…
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NakedNaked (1993)
David Thewlis gives a bravura performance in a difficult role, somehow bringing humility to a complex yet unpleasant character – misogynist,…
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Paper, ThePaper, The (1993)
Michael Keaton and Glenn Close clash ethics in the cut–throat world of the New York tabloids. A hectic morality play with pace, humour and…
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Pelican Brief, ThePelican Brief, The (1993)
Julia Roberts mugs through this leaden adaptation of John Grisham's novel as a genius law student whose thesis about two top–level…
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PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia (1993)
First major Hollywood AIDS movie is more concerned with prejudice than the disease itself, and is effective in its aim to educate as much as…
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Remains of the DayRemains of the Day (1993)
Note–perfect adaptation of the Booker–winning novel plays out its key themes of duty and betrayal, love and loss with effortless class,…
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ShadowlandsShadowlands (1993)
Anthony Hopkins is terrific as academic and children's author C.S. Lewis, who discovers a well of unfathomable emotion when his American divorcee…
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SommersbySommersby (1993)
Previously filmed in its native French as THE RETURN OF MARTIN GUERRE. An atypically down–beat Hollywood remake.
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Super Mario BrothersSuper Mario Brothers (1993)
Bob Hoskins and John Leguizamo are incarnated as the vid–game characters – plumbers who slip in saving the world between odd jobs. Will…
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Thing Called Love, TheThing Called Love, The (1993)
River Phoenix's final film in which, sadly, his fatal affliction is plainly evident. Set in Nashville, he aspires to country–rock stardom but…
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Three Colours: BlueThree Colours: Blue (1993)
Immaculate, introspective meditation on grief, redemption and liberty, Kieslowski's masterpiece borders on the pretentious. This redefines ART…
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ToysToys (1993)
Even Robin Williams' enormous talent and inspired art direction fail to enliven this comic fantasy. It plays more like a bad dream from which you…
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What's Eating Gilbert Grape?What's Eating Gilbert Grape? (1993)
An off–beat delight that's quirky take on tin–pot America is never at the expense of its truthfulness or poignancy. The ballad of the…
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Wrestling Ernest HemingwayWrestling Ernest Hemingway (1993)
A high–spirited, unpatronising portrait of senior citizenship, with consummate performances from two old pro's, Robert Duvall and Richard…
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AliveAlive (1992)
Full–throttle true–story dramatisation of the rugby team who were forced to fight the horrors of Mother Nature after their plane crashed…
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Cool WorldCool World (1992)
Cartoonist Gabriel Byrne is seduced into the animated world of his sexy creation in this dense, saucy amalgam of live–action and animation for…
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El MariachiEl Mariachi (1992)
A cause celebre of low–budget film–making, this $7000 Tex–Mex wonder about a guitar–player mistaken for a gangster contains…
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Glengarry Glen RossGlengarry Glen Ross (1992)
Gripping transposition of David Mamet's savage stageplay about ruthless real estate salesmen who reel under a do–or–die sales ultimatum.…
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Man Bites DogMan Bites Dog (1992)
Disturbing black comedy unravels itself as a media satire but its barbaric humour won't tickle everyone's funnybone. Staged as a documentary, a film…
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Night and the CityNight and the City (1992)
Robert De Niro stars with Jessica Lange as a two–bit lawyer who struggles to fulfil his aspirations as a boxing promoter. Gritty, realistic Big…
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Red Curtain TrilogyRed Curtain Trilogy (Strictly Ballroom; Romeo and Juliet; Moulin Rouge) (1992-2001)
Australian dir. Baz Luhrmann's three visionary modern musicals given a lavish box–set presentation.
DVD $50 $37.50
Reservoir DogsReservoir Dogs (1992)
Partners–in–crime Keitel, Roth, Buscemi, Madsen and others reel from a botched jewel heist in an abandoned warehouse. Tarantino's…
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Romper StomperRomper Stomper (1992)
Powerhouse drama about a gang of neo–Nazi skinheads who wreak havoc on the Melbourne's Vietnamese community. The contentious subject is…
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Silver Brumby, TheSilver Brumby, The (1992)
Ex–pat Kiwi Russell Crowe plays a courageous mountain horseman who becomes obsessed with claiming and taming an elusive silver mare that roams…
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Sister ActSister Act (1992)
Whoopi Goldberg cavorts in a convent to evade the nasty boys after witnessing a gangland murder. Good–natured…
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Strictly BallroomStrictly Ballroom (1992)
An extraordinary comedy set in the world of ballroom dancing, appropriately loaded with glitz, self–mocking and brashness. While at its…
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UnforgivenUnforgiven (1992)
Clint Eastwood delivers the film of his acting and directing career with a smoulderingly dark rendering of a smart script about an aging gunfighter…
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White SandsWhite Sands (1992)
When Deputy Willem Dafoe discovers a dead man and half a million bucks, we know something is mighty queer. Enter Mickey Rourke and all is explained.
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Wuthering HeightsWuthering Heights (1992)
More ambitious than the 1939 version, this adaptation of Emily Bronte's novel was much–maligned upon release, chiefly due to Juliette Binoche's…
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Boyz N the HoodBoyz N the Hood (1991)
Sincere and authentic street gang fable focuses on a group of friends living in a black, working–class neighbourhood in South Central L.A. A…
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City SlickersCity Slickers (1991)
Crystal and two thirtysomething buddies flee the urban rat–race to rekindle their lost youth – on a cattle drive in the Wild West. Fun,…
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Doors, TheDoors, The (1991)
Val Kilmer gives an extraordinary visual and aural imitation of Jim Morrison in this spell–binding biopic of America's most influential rock…
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Fried Green TomatoesFried Green Tomatoes (1991)
Kathy Bates strikes up a friendship with Jessica Tandy who waxes nostalgic about a pair of Southern belles who triumphed over adversity in the '30s.…
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Last Boy Scout, TheLast Boy Scout, The (1991)
Willis and Wayans team as the wise–cracking 'good' guys in another bloody buddy–cop outing from the LETHAL WEAPON/DIE HARD team.
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Long Walk Home, TheLong Walk Home, The (1991)
Set in 1955 Alabama during the civil rights bus boycott, this portrays the impact of change on two families, with Sissy Spacek as an uppercrust…
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Madame BovaryMadame Bovary (1991)
Chabrol remains faithful to the text of this oft–filmed classic of French literature, with Isabelle Huppert bringing a glacial refinement to…
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My Own Private IdahoMy Own Private Idaho (1991)
Melancholic tale imbued with the director's stylistic flair stars Keanu Reeves and River Phoenix as a pair of young hustlers with opposing personal…
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New Jack CityNew Jack City (1991)
A mean thriller set in New York's drug–plagued underworld. Stylish rap soundtrack.
DVD $15 $11.25
Toy SoldiersToy Soldiers (1991)
An elite boarding school comes under siege from the son of an extradited Columbian drug king. Shamelessly well executed.
DVD $20 $15
Another 48 HoursAnother 48 Hours (1990)
Barely adequate sequel to the buddy–cop smash hit.
DVD $10 $7.50
BackdraftBackdraft (1990)
Kurt Russell, Robert De Niro and others are no match for the sizzling special effects that predominate this tale of fire–fighting brothers who…
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Bad InfluenceBad Influence (1990)
A shady Rob Lowe encourages mild–mannered yuppie James Spader to liberate himself from polite formality. A nightmarish journey ensues as…
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Billy T LiveBilly T Live (1990)
A posthumous performance from the vaults by one of New Zealand's most distinguished comic talents. Featuring one of Billy T's best live…
DVD $20 $15
Bonfire of the VanitiesBonfire of the Vanities (1990)
Hanks, Willis and Griffith stumble through Tom Wolfe's novel about a hot–shot stockbroker who is scandalised through misdemeanor. A famous…
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Field, TheField, The (1990)
Another sombre gem from the MY LEFT FOOT team. Richard Harris plays an aging Irish land–lubber whose life–long devotion to cultivating…
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Freshman, TheFreshman, The (1990)
Chucklesome comedy finds NYC film student Broderick forced to run errands for small time mobster Brando (who does a mirror–perfect parody of…
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Gremlins 2: The New BatchGremlins 2: The New Batch (1990)
This commendable sequel sees the little critters take the mayhem to gargantuan proportions, attempting to take over the entire city of New York.
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Grifters, TheGrifters, The (1990)
Small time con–artists Anjelica Huston, John Cusack and Annette Bening cross paths but come to discover little honour among thieves. A quirky,…
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Kindergarten CopKindergarten Cop (1990)
The Hollywood success formula fires on all cylinders, with many laughs, action, a likeable support cast and Arnie on form as an undercover agent…
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Miami BluesMiami Blues (1990)
A psychotic criminal steals a detective's I.D. and proceeds to clean up their 'most wanted' list in this violent comedy.
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Neverending Story 2, TheNeverending Story 2, The (1990)
A young boy escapes from his drab reality in a storybook land called Fantasia where a child empress (Alexandra Johnes) is in danger. Some cute animal…
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Quigley Down UnderQuigley Down Under (1990)
Sharpshooter Tom Selleck goes on the run in the Australian outback after being hired by a treacherous cattle baron and discovering his new job is to…
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Sheltering Sky, TheSheltering Sky, The (1990)
John Malkovich and Debra Winger play a troubled, upper–class American couple who discover 'themselves' while on trek through the North African…
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State of GraceState of Grace (1990)
Penn returns to his Irish mob roots in New York's Hell's Kitchen to find tenuous–at–best relations with the neighbouring Mafia. Oldman…
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Two Jakes, TheTwo Jakes, The (1990)
Long–awaited sequel to CHINATOWN, with Jack Nicholson reprising his role as the laconic P.I. whose petty burrowing upturns homicide and…
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White Hunter, Black HeartWhite Hunter, Black Heart (1990)
Clint Eastwood, in the character role of his career, portrays an eccentric, stubborn film–maker determined to bag an elephant before filming in…
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White PalaceWhite Palace (1990)
An uptight yuppie unwittingly falls in love with a 43–year–old hamburger waitress. James Spader and Susan Sarandon are perfectly…
DVD $20 $15
Young Guns 2Young Guns 2 (1990)
The long–neglected Western finds popularity with a new generation with an all–star youthful cast.
DVD $15 $11.25
Billy T James Show, The (TV Series)Billy T James Show, The (TV Series) (CUZ FM) (1989)
Episodes from the hit sitcom "CUZ FM", centred around the unique persona of NZ's best loved entertainer. Billy plays a radio personality who…
DVD $15 $11.25 (Vol. 1) , $15 $11.25 (Vol. 2) , $15 $11.25 (Vol. 3)
Bloodhounds of BroadwayBloodhounds of Broadway (1989)
An American Playhouse adaptation of four Damon Runyon tales which intersect on New Year's Eve 1928 in a milieu of jazz–age hedonism. A good…
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Dead CalmDead Calm (1989)
A married couple are terrorised by a charmer with a bad case of sea–stroke in this riveting sea–bound thriller. A unique genre entry with…
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Dirty Rotten ScoundrelsDirty Rotten Scoundrels (1989)
Small–time peddler Steve Martin and aristocratic con–man Michael Caine compete to swindle $50,000 from the next woman they meet. Wild and…
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Driving Miss DaisyDriving Miss Daisy (1989)
Oscar–winning adaptation of Albert Uhry's stage play charting the 25–year relationship between a crotchety Southern woman and her black…
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Flying Fox in a Freedom TreeFlying Fox in a Freedom Tree (1989)
A Western Samoan youth finds himself caught between traditionalism and the freedoms of Western culture. Albert Wendt's novel is given the…
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Milou En MaiMilou En Mai (May Fools) (1989)
In May of '68, a rural family gather for the reading of their matriarch's will, an event that will strangely affect their idyllic existence. Stephane…
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New York StoriesNew York Stories (1989)
Three unrelated tales from the collective genius of the Big Apple's most respected modern film–makers.
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ParenthoodParenthood (1989)
An effervescent and poignant comedy about the trials and tribulations of family life. An impressive ensemble cast headed by Steve Martin provide…
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SweetieSweetie (1989)
An unsettling account of a young woman's uncomfortable relationship with her boyfriend and disturbed sister who makes an unexpected visit. Askewed…
DVD $20 $15
Bourne Identity, The (Mini-series)Bourne Identity, The (Mini-series) (1988)
Mini–series based on Robert Ludlam's best–seller about an injured, unconscious man who washes ashore in a small French town and discovers…
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Clarence (TV Series)Clarence (TV Series) (1988)
Celebrated British comedian Ronnie Barker's final television creation before retirement, playing a bumbling deliveryman with poor eyesight who his…
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CocktailCocktail (1988)
Tom Cruise receives behind–the–bar cocktail tips from Bryan Brown. Slick comedy was an early box–office for kiwi dir. Donaldson.
DVD $15 $11.25
Dead Pool, TheDead Pool, The (1988)
Dirty Harry investigates a series of bizarre death threats.
DVD $15 $11.25
Decalogue - Parts 6 - 10Decalogue - Parts 6 - 10 (Dekalog) (1988)
Continuing Kieslowski's exemplary series of hour–long dramas, with a further five 'commandments'. Episodes: Dekalog 6 – "Thou Shalt…
DVD $60 $45 (complete ~ 4-discs)
Earth Girls Are EasyEarth Girls Are Easy (1988)
Under–rated campy musical about a trio of goofy aliens (incl. Jim Carrey in an early role) who crash–land in Geena Davis's swimming pool.
DVD $25 $18.75
FranticFrantic (1988)
Harrison Ford plays a surgeon who becomes involved in the Paris underworld when his wife disappears on their first day abroad. A clever and…
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Midnight RunMidnight Run (1988)
A cleverly plotted non–stop action jaunt across the States with a bounty hunter hired to bring a crooked accountant back to L.A. before the…
DVD $20 $15
MoonwalkerMoonwalker (1988)
Feature–length fantasy from the imagination of pop–prince Michael Jackson that combines sci–fi, adventure and plenty of…
DVD $15 $11.25
Rambo 3Rambo 3 (1988)
The belated finale to the RAMBO series sees the human battletank John Rambo (Stallone) dropped into Afghanistan to rescue his mentor (Crenna). In…
DVD $20 $15 (2-disc)
Red HeatRed Heat (1988)
Director reworks his 48HRS for Arnie and Belushi as mismatched cops on a mission in Moscow.
DVD $15 $11.25
Thin Blue Line, TheThin Blue Line, The (1988)
Director Morris digs up a 1976 murder case and uncovers a web of deceit and police corruption. A twisting, bizzare slice of journalism, nicely offset…
DVD $20 $15
Unbearable Lightness of Being, TheUnbearable Lightness of Being, The (1988)
In war–torn Czechoslovakia 1968, a young doctor is caught between two lovers and the political struggle of his homeland. Daniel Day–Lewis…
DVD $20 $15
Working GirlWorking Girl (1988)
Expertly–made, snappy comedy of ambitious secretary Melanie Griffith's rise to the top.
DVD $25 $18.75
CopCop (1987)
James Woods gives another intense performance enduring the occupational hazards of crime–fighting. Based on the James Ellroy novel 'Blood On…
DVD $20 $15
HellraiserHellraiser (1987)
Stylised, influential horror film with outstanding effects, well directed by the man who wrote the novel. Extravagant visuals compensate some holes…
DVD $20 $15
House of GamesHouse of Games (1987)
Psychiatrist Lindsay Crouse is lured into the world of charming con–racketeer Joe Mantegna, where trust is a fragile concept. David Mamet…
DVD $20 $15
InnerspaceInnerspace (1987)
The premise of FANTSTIC VOYAGE is comically reworked with a vastly different plotline involving a miniaturized Dennis Quaid is inadvertently injected…
DVD $20 $15
No Way OutNo Way Out (1987)
Hollywood success for expat Kiwi Donaldson. Well–executed conspiracy thriller stars Kevin Costner.
DVD $20 $15
Outrageous FortuneOutrageous Fortune (1987)
Floozy Bette Midler and straight–gal Shelley Long search for their boyfriend in common.
DVD $25 $18.75
Pelle the ConquerorPelle the Conqueror (1987)
Swedish widower Max Von Sydow emigrates in the 19th century to Denmark with his son, where they struggle against injustice and poverty. Won an Oscar…
DVD $20 $15
Princess Bride, ThePrincess Bride, The (1987)
An elaborate and whimsical fairytale told to a bedridden young boy conjures up images of good versus evil in a world of monsters, giants and…
DVD $20 $15
Secret of My SuccessSecret of My Success (1987)
Michael J. Fox returns back to the present to climb the Wall Street corporate ladder.
DVD $20 $15
Stormy MondayStormy Monday (1987)
Mix some American mobsters with Polish avant–garde jazz musicians and set it in Newcastle, England and you have something of a one–off…
DVD $15 $11.25
Wall StreetWall Street (1987)
Quintessential 1980s drama is a compelling morality tale with Michael Douglas in an Oscar–winning turn as a carnivorous corporate raider.…
DVD $20 $15
Witches of EastwickWitches of Eastwick (1987)
Lively comic fantasy about three bored spinsters whose dreams of Mr. Right unwittingly conjure up a diabolical Jack Nicholson.
DVD $15 $11.25
52 Pick Up52 Pick Up (1986)
A sleak and mean adaptation of Elmore Leonard's crime novel, with Roy Scheider blackmailed over a brief sexual liason by a trio of murderous,…
DVD $15 $11.25
ClockwiseClockwise (1986)
Headmaster John Cleese, with pupil in tow, gets hopelessly lost enroute to a conference. In a more deadpan mode than the usual Python–esque…
DVD $15 $11.25
ExtremitiesExtremities (1986)
Notoriously violent drama concerns a rape–victim who turns the tables on her attacker when he returns to torment her. Something of a 'cause…
DVD $15 $11.25
Fringe Dwellers, TheFringe Dwellers, The (1986)
Quietly dramatic race drama, has an Aboriginal woman move into the mainstream white suburbs with her mother, but finds her extended family have…
DVD $20 $15
Jean De FloretteJean De Florette (1986)
A modern classic of love, greed and revenge set against the beauty of 1920s French Provence, superbly performed by three of France's biggest…
DVD $25 $18.75 (2-Disc w/ Manon Des Sources ~ import)
Raw DealRaw Deal (1986)
Formula action with Arnie as trouble–shooting former FBI agent.
DVD $15 $11.25
River's EdgeRiver's Edge (1986)
Terrifying drama about a group of school friends who discover that one of them has murdered a classmate. Major cult film from the '80s with its lurid…
DVD $25 $18.75
Stand by MeStand by Me (1986)
Stephen King adaptation has its darker moments, as four boys journey across 50s rural Maine to see a dead body, but a genuine feeling for childhood…
DVD $20 $15
American FlyersAmerican Flyers (1985)
Cross–country cycle drama about a couple of brothers striving to complete a race across the Rocky Mountains by summoning all their physical and…
DVD $15 $11.25
Black Cauldron, TheBlack Cauldron, The (1985)
Fairytale animation set in the mythical realm of Prydain, where a young boy sets out to defeat ruling villain, the Horned King. Based on the book…
DVD $20 $15
InsignificanceInsignificance (1985)
Curious chamber piece intriguingly posits Joe DiMaggio, Marilyn Monroe, Joseph McCarthy and Albert Einstein as characters who meet in a hotel room in…
DVD $20 $15
Out of AfricaOut of Africa (1985)
Epic, elegant retelling of Karen Blixen's African memoirs. Winner of seven Oscars including Best Picture.
DVD $20 $15
Prizzi's HonorPrizzi's Honor (1985)
Jack Nicholson plays a Mafia hitman, embroiled in some ripely comic and sexy intrigues.
DVD $20 $15
Red SonjaRed Sonja (1985)
Unremarkable except for its silliness, this excursion into CONAN territory pits uber–bimbo Nielsen against various diehard villains.…
DVD $15 $11.25
Room with a View, ARoom with a View, A (1985)
One of the better Merchant–Ivorys, this light–toned adaptation of E. M. Forster's novel sets an array of well–to–do English…
DVD $20 $15
Runaway TrainRunaway Train (1985)
Voight and Roberts are terrific as two ecsaped convicts who endure a nerve–jangling journey aboard an unstoppable locomotive. Based on a…
DVD $20 $15
SilveradoSilverado (1985)
An excellent modern Western with an all–star cast including Kevins' Costner and Kline. It's a non–stop, spirited concoction of action and…
DVD $15
Teen Wolf / Teen Wolf TooTeen Wolf / Teen Wolf Too (1985-1986)
In TEEN WOLF, Fox plays a high–school student who discovers he has lycanthropic tendencies. The sequel TEEN WOLF TOO continues the story in…
DVD $15 $11.25
Troll / Troll 2Troll / Troll 2 (1985-1991)
Barrel–scrapingly hilarious, this GREMLINS knock–off sees a hairy troll turning an apartment block into a "garden of ancient evil", by…
DVD $20 $15 (Double Feature)
Young Sherlock Holmes and the Pyramid of FearYoung Sherlock Holmes and the Pyramid of Fear (1985)
Highly watchable updating of Sherlock Holmes, with his teenage incarnation plumbing 'thugee' cult mysteries in Victorian London. Notable at the…
DVD $20 $15
BirdyBirdy (1984)
Matthew Modine and Nicolas Cage star in this complex yet compelling tale of a disturbed war veteran's descent into believing he is a bird. A bold and…
DVD $15 $11.25
Bostonians, TheBostonians, The (1984)
Set in post–Civil War Boston, this slow, though beautifully shot drama is a sturdy version of Henry James' famous novel. Concerning the…
DVD $20 $15
Mrs. SoffelMrs. Soffel (1984)
Sombre though interesting drama set in 1901 Pittsburgh about a woman who helps one of the inmates of her prison warden husband.
DVD $20 $15
Natural, TheNatural, The (1984)
The classic novel by Bernard Malamud gets a typical Hollywood going over, with Robert Redford playing a young dreamer who aspires to baseball…
DVD $15 $11.25
Police AcademyPolice Academy (1984)
Original of a long–series of 80s comedies lampooning various misfit recruits to a chaotic Police Academy. Stars Steve Guttenberg and Kim…
DVD $20 $15
Police Academy - The Complete CollectionPolice Academy - The Complete Collection (Police Academy 1-7) (1984-1994)
All 7 'Police Academy' comedies in one boxset.
DVD $35 $26.25
Robin of Sherwood (TV Series)Robin of Sherwood (TV Series) (1984-1986)
A serious–minded retelling of the 'Robin Hood' legend with Michael Praed playing the handsome 'Robin of Loxley' who copes not only the…
DVD $20 $15 (Series 2) , $20 $15 (Series 3)
Shooting Party, TheShooting Party, The (1984)
A weekend hunt in 1913 paints a disquieting portrait of British class exploitation and chauvinism.
DVD $15 $11.25
Sixteen CandlesSixteen Candles (1984)
Molly Ringwald became a star in this first of John Hughes' hip and eminently enjoyable movies about adolescence in the 1980s.
DVD $15 $11.25
Stranger than ParadiseStranger than Paradise (1984)
Jarmusch's breakthrough and best film is the shaggy dog tale of three deadbeats, a slavic grandmother and one endless trip to Florida. The style is…
DVD $20 $15
This Is Spinal TapThis Is Spinal Tap (1984)
Brilliant parody of a burnt–out British Heavy–Metal band on tour in America, filmed in the classic tradition of a rock documentary. A…
DVD $40 $30 (3-disc Spec. Ed.)
Lonely Guy, TheLonely Guy, The (1983)
Steve Martin could do no wrong in his early film career, and this is another example. The tragicomedy is beautifully played as he and Charles Grodin…
DVD $15 $11.25
RazorbackRazorback (1983)
The expat–Oz director exercises his burgeoning talent with this local debut about a giant wild pig that terrorises a small country town.
DVD $15 $11.25
Risky BusinessRisky Business (1983)
A kind of '80s update of THE GRADUATE, this imaginative comedy propelled a 17–year old Tom Cruise into the limelight. Uncommonly stylish and…
DVD $15 $11.25
ScarfaceScarface (1983)
Sweat–breakingly violent portrait of a contemporary mobster with Pacino in top gear as the ruthless megalomaniac. Stunning, if you can hack…
DVD $20 $15
Voyage Round My Father, AVoyage Round My Father, A (1983)
Laurence Olivier gives another special performance as Alan Bates' eccentric father who steadfastly refuses to accept compromises on account of his…
DVD $20 $15
Last Unicorn, TheLast Unicorn, The (1982)
Underrated (and under–known) animated gem, concerns the quest of the world’s last unicorn to find the rest of the unicorn herd. Strongly…
DVD $20 $15
MissingMissing (1982)
Jack Lemmon goes in search of his missing son in volatile Latin America (based on Chile), where even the American representives seem to be concealing…
DVD $15 $11.25
Once, at a Border - Tony Palmer's film about Stravinsky Once, at a Border - Tony Palmer's film about Stravinsky (1982)
Another exceptional documentary from Tony Palmer, this time about Igor Stravinsky, the "most important and influential composer of the 20th century".…
DVD $20 $15
Piranha 2 - The SpawningPiranha 2 - The Spawning (1981)
Mediocre but bearable sequel to the fun 1978 horror about the ravenous, maneating fishies. This sacrifices the campy fun of the original for a…
DVD $15 $11.25
Tarzan the Ape ManTarzan the Ape Man (1981)
Famously atrocious 1980s retelling of the Tarzan story, with the lone distinction of featuring a semi–clothed Bo Derek. Playing the apeman,…
DVD $15 $11.25
WolfenWolfen (1981)
Well–made werewolf yarn based around detective Albert Finney's investigation into a series of flesh–shredding killings in…
DVD $20 $15
American GigoloAmerican Gigolo (1980)
Low–key but effective drama. Richard Gere is suspected in a Hollywood murder.
DVD $20 $15
Coal Miner's DaughterCoal Miner's Daughter (1980)
Biopic of country legend Loretta Lynn.
DVD $20 $15
Elephant Man, TheElephant Man, The (1980)
The heart–wrenching true story of a grossly deformed pauper, dramatised to perfection. A compassionate doctor rescues him from depravity and…
DVD $25 $18.75
Raging BullRaging Bull (1980)
Robert De Niro gives new meaning to 'method acting' in his portrayal of hot–blooded boxer, Jake La Motta. The film chronicles his violent world…
DVD $20 $15
Shining, TheShining, The (1980)
Man, wife and child are assigned to caretaking a remote hotel for the winter. Formidable unease is created before Jack Nicholson completely loses his…
DVD $25 $18.75 (2-disc)
Blue Remembered HillsBlue Remembered Hills (1979)
Acutely observed teleplay from the genius of Dennis Potter: viewed through the prism of adolescence, Potter crafts a dark, elegiac, if always…
DVD $20 $15
Wanderers, TheWanderers, The (1979)
Bittersweet throw back to life in a Bronx high school in 1963, focused on Italian gang 'The Wanderers', who fumble their way through romance and…
DVD $20 $15
ConvoyConvoy (1978)
Derived from the eponymous pop anthem, Kris Kristofferson's 'Rubber Duck' musters a band of disgruntled truckees to wage a protest. 
DVD $20 $15
Mayor of Casterbridge, TheMayor of Casterbridge, The (1978)
Dennis Potter–scribed Victorian saga sees Alan Bates, battling alcoholism, sell his wife and daughter under the influence, before resolving to…
DVD $20 $15
Pennies From Heaven (Mini Series)Pennies From Heaven (Mini Series) (1978)
The original television version of Dennis Potter's acclaimed and much–remembered musical drama, set around philandering sheet–music…
DVD $40 $30
Pretty BabyPretty Baby (1978)
One of dir. Malle's finest American films, this period piece uses the soft, boyish charms of Keith Carradine to humanise its slowly–told tale…
DVD $20 $15
Sleeping DogsSleeping Dogs (1977)
Roger Donaldson's nihilistic action–thriller in which Sam Neill finds himself alone between two opposing extremist groups. A trail–blazer…
DVD $30 $22.50
Fellini's CasanovaFellini's Casanova (1976)
Fellini indulges himself just short of self–parody for a gorgeously stylised, absurdist revision of the life of the 18th Century lover. Donald…
DVD $20 $15
Last Tycoon, TheLast Tycoon, The (1976)
Star–studded attempt to adapt F. Scott Fitzgerald's unfinished last novel, itself based on the life of early Hollywood mogul Irving Thalberg.…
DVD $20 $15
Rocky BoxsetRocky Boxset (Rocky, Rocky II, Rocky III, Rocky IV, Rocky V, Rocky Balboa) (1976-2006)
The complete Rocky legacy in one box–set, including Stallone's final recent swansong in the career–defining role.
DVD $50 $37.50 (Anthology 1-6 + Rocky Balboa)
Taxi DriverTaxi Driver (1976)
Robert De Niro stalks the decaying streets of the Big Apple to Bernard Herrmann's haunting score before flipping his lid and enacting brutal revenge…
DVD $15 $11.25
One of Our Dinosaurs is MissingOne of Our Dinosaurs is Missing (1975)
Inane British slapstick involving spy games, hidden microfilm, a colossal dinosaur skeleton and a squadron of English nannies. Ustinov helps keep the…
DVD $15 $11.25
Dirty Mary Crazy LarryDirty Mary Crazy Larry (1974)
Countercultural couple Mary and Larry commandeer a muscle car, a mechanic, and a whole lotta highway in this hard and fast rev–up of the chase…
DVD $20 $15 (import)
Texas Chainsaw Massacre, TheTexas Chainsaw Massacre, The (1974)
Unbearable tension builds when a group of teens are preyed upon by a notoriously psychotic family in the squalid atmosphere of the Deep South. The…
DVD $20 $15
WattstaxWattstax (1973)
A little–seen yet significant concert film of the 'Wattstax' festival in Los Angeles in 1972, organised to commemorate the 7th anniversary of…
DVD $25 $18.75
Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from MarsZiggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars (1973)
David Bowie, in his farewell gig of alter–ego Ziggy Stardust, performs many of the songs that forged his sensational career in the 1970s.
DVD $30 $22.50
Even Dwarfs Started SmallEven Dwarfs Started Small (1970)
A group of dwarfs run riot and take over their penal colony on a bleak volcanic island. Bizarre and unsettling parable will leave an indelible mark…
DVD $25 $18.75
Judi Dench Collection, TheJudi Dench Collection, The (Absolute Hell, Cherry Orchard, Going Gently, Ghosts, Make and Break, Talking to a Stranger) (1966-1987)
Dame Judi compendium, consisting of six sterling performances.
DVD $60 $45
French Screen Icons: Jean-Paul Belmondo 1French Screen Icons: Jean-Paul Belmondo 1 (Moderato Cantabile, A Man Called La Rocca, Weekend at Dunkirk) (1960-1964)
Three films starring French leading–man Jean–Paul Belmondo.
DVD $20 $15
Rebel Without a CauseRebel Without a Cause (1955)
James Dean's intense portayal of an alienated youth from a wealthy family opened the eyes of a generation and catapulted him to stardom. One of the…
DVD $20 $15
SabrinaSabrina (1954)
Cinderella–ish comic yarn with a dream cast and director. Audrey Hepburn plays a humble chauffeur's daughter who wins the affections of noble…
DVD $25 $18.75
39 Steps, The39 Steps, The (1935)
A ripping yarn about a innocent man embroiled in a spy conspiracy and is chased across Scotland. Set a sophisticated precedent for the spy/thriller…
DVD $20 $15
FrankensteinFrankenstein (1931)
Boris Karloff is the definitive incarnation of Mary Shelley's tragic man–monster, while the delicate balance of horror and pathos give the film…
DVD $20 $15 (Deluxe Edition w/ novel)
3 Spike Lee Joints3 Spike Lee Joints (Do the Right Thing, Jungle Fever, Clockers)
Three features from the fledgling career of African American name director, Spike Lee, including the modern classic, 'Do The Right Thing'.
DVD $40 $30

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