"Gruelling but brilliant --- A mesmerising travelogue film by Czech director Václav Marhoul, based on the famous 1965 novel by Jerzy Kosiński, which tells of a young Jewish boy and his horrific life in the wilds of eastern Europe during World War Two. --- It’s tough to amply describe the film’s relentlessly brutal pleasures, but those who have seen films like Andrei Tarkovsky's Ivan's Childhood, Robert Bresson's Mouchette or Elem Klimov's Come and See (whose star, Aleksei Kravchenko, crops up here) might have an idea of the grim terrain we’re on here.
2 h 49 min
A young woman, while attempting to save her father during a Category 5 hurricane, finds herself trapped in a flooding house and must fight for her life against alligators.
1 h 27 min
6th June 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day, the date when more than 160,000 Allied troops landed along a 50-mile stretch of French coastline to fight back against Nazi Germany in World War II. Featuring an all-star cast led by Tom Hanks and Matt Damon with Edward Burns, Tom Sizemore and Ted Danson, Saving Private Ryan remains one of Steven Spielberg’s most acclaimed films and features a memorable half hour opening sequence of soldiers landing on Omaha Beach as part of the D-Day landings.
2 h 49 min
From producer Jerry Bruckheimer and director Gore Verbinski, the filmmaking team behind the blockbuster "Pirates of the Caribbean" franchise, comes Disney/Jerry Bruckheimer Films' "The Lone Ranger", a thrilling adventure infused with action and humor, in which the famed masked hero is brought to life through new eyes.
2 h 29 min
In a broken city rife with injustice, ex-cop Billy Taggart (Mark Wahlberg) seeks redemption - and revenge - after being double-crossed and then framed by its most powerful figure, the mayor (Russell Crowe). Billy's relentless pursuit of justice, matched only by his streetwise toughness, makes him an unstoppable force - and the mayor's worst nightmare.
1 h 44 min
Academy Award® nominee Will Smith reunites with the directors and producers of The Pursuit of Happyness for the emotional drama Seven Pounds. In the film, Smith plays Ben Thomas, an IRS agent with a fateful secret who embarks on an extraordinary journey of redemption by forever changing the lives of seven strangers. Directed by: Gabriele Muccino Cast: Will Smith, Rosario Dawson, Michael Ealy, Barry Pepper, Woody Harrelson
2 h 5 min
The life stories of the six men who raised the flag at The Battle of Iwo Jima, a turning point in World War II. In February, 1945, one of the fiercest battles of the Pacific theater of World War II occurs on the tiny island of Iwo Jima. Thousands of Marines attack the stronghold maintained by thousands of Japanese, and the slaughter on both sides is horrific. Early in the battle, an American flag is raised atop the high point, Mount Suribachi, and a photograph of the raising becomes an American cause celebre.
2 h 15 min