New Arrivals (UK) – Jan 31

Bad Neighbours 2

1h 32min 2016 15+

Returning stars Seth Rogen, Zac Efron and Rose Byrne are joined by Chloë Grace Moretz for Neighbors 2, the follow-up to 2014’s most popular original comedy. Nicholas Stoller again directs in a film that follows what happens when the will of parenthood goes against the bonds of sisterhood.


Black Butterfly

1h 32min 2018 15+

Outside a mountain town grappling with a series of abductions and murders, Paul, a reclusive writer, struggles to start what he hopes will be a career-saving screenplay. After a tense encounter at a diner with a drifter named Jack, Paul offers Jack a place to stay-and soon the edgy, demanding Jack muscles his way into Paul’s work.


Broken Embraces

2h 7min 2009 15+

Harry Caine is a successful writer but a man who writes, lives and loves in darkness. Fourteen years ago Harry was in a brutal car crash on the island of Lanzarote, resulting in not only the loss of his sight, but of something much greater. Now Harry has decided to tell the moving and terrible story of his former self, a story of “amour fou”, dominated by love, jealously, treachery and fatality.


Nightmare City

1h 31min 1980 18+

Umberto Lenzi’s cult horror masterpiece. An unmarked military plane exposed to nuclear radiation makes an emergency landing, and dozen of blood drinking zombies burst out armed with knives, guns and teeth! They go on a rampage slicing, stabbing and biting their way across the Italian countryside. Hugo Stiglitz, as a television news reporter, soon witnesses the collapse of the order.


Hollywood Boulevard

1h 22min 1976 18+

Joe Dante and Allan Arkush direct this story of the glamour, the glitter, the magical allure of Hollywood which not a speck rubs off on Miracle Pictures, where “If it’s a good picture, it’s a Miracle.” This is a hilarious tribute to the unsung heroes who grind out the B movies massacred by critics, but nursed fondly in the hearts of film fans everywhere.


Ana by Day (Ana de Día)

1h 45min 2018 16+

Ana is a young, well-educated Spanish woman from a traditional middle-class family. She is about to finish her PhD in Law and get married but she doesn’t feel fulfilled. One day, a double appears and takes her place.


Berlin Junction

1h 15min 2012 16+

Jos Bakker, a Dutch painter living in Berlin, is on a cross road in his life. He needs to make a decision, either hold on to his freedom and his unattached way of life or settle down and create a family with the woman he loves.


Fighting With My Family

1h 48min 2019 12+

Based on a true story, FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY follows reformed gangster Ricky, wife Julia, daughter Paige and son Zak as they make a living wrestling together in tiny venues. When Paige and Zak get the opportunity to try out for WWE, the family grabs a once-in-a-lifetime chance to turn their wildest dreams into a dazzling future.


Bad Grandmas

1h 32min 2019 15+

When four unassuming OAP’s accidentally kill a con-man, they find their lives turned upside down! Things go south when the con-man’s partner shows up and the four ladies scramble to cover up the ‘accident’. Hide the booze, stash the fire arms – these grannies will stop at nothing to set things straight and get their normal lives back.


New Arrivals (South Africa) – Jan 31

Pink Ribbons

1h 37min 2012 NR

The ubiquitous pink ribbons of breast cancer philanthropy – and the hand-in-hand marketing of brands and products associated with that philanthropy — permeates our culture. But who really benefits from the pink ribbon campaigns — the cause or the company?


The Great Unwashed

1h 22min 2019 13+

Hapless 20-something Charlie (Jon Pointing) is forced to flee the city and hide in the woods, whilst pursued by a gang of criminal hairdressers.


New Arrivals (USA) – Jan 31

March’s Child

1h 50min 1958 16+

Screenplay by famous director Antonio Pietrangeli and Ettore Scola. With Jacqueline Sassard, Gabriele Ferzetti, Tina De Mola, Gina Rovere. A teenage girl (the French actress Jacqueline Sassard) falls passionately in love with an older architect (Pietrangeli regular Gabriele Ferzetti), but finds she isn’t prepared for the depth of emotion and unwavering commitment of a real marriage.


Love and Chatter

1h 32min 1958 13+

A romantic comedy starred by 2 times Oscar Winner Vittorio De Sica. In a provincial town by the sea, an industrialist tries to convince the deputy mayor not to build the hospice in front of his villa. Meanwhile, the son of the mayor, in love with the sweeper’s daughter and therefore hampered him, runs off with the girl to commit suicide. But then, something unexpected happens.


New Arrivals (UK) – Jan 30

Richard The Lionheart: Rebellion

1h 36min 2015 15+

The year is 1173. England and France are at war. As King Henry’s wife, Queen Eleanor, is captured and imprisoned by the king himself, Richard and his brothers are forced to lead the fight against their own father in a heartless war.


The Boy Downstairs

1h 30min 2018 12+

A young woman is forced to reflect on her first relationship when she inadvertently moves into her boyfriend’s apartment building.


No Men Beyond This Point

1h 20min 2016 13+

Imagine a world where, since 1953, women have been able to reproduce without men and they are no longer giving birth to male babies. Now, over 60 years later, this deadpan mockumentary follows the youngest man still alive – 37 years-old Andrew Myers. Working as a housekeeper for a family of women, Andrew finds himself at the center of a battle to prevent men from going extinct.


Bomba on Panther Island – Starring Johnny Sheffield, Formally Tarzan’s Son “Boy”

1h 16min 1949 13+

A man-eating black panther is on the loose & Bomba tries to track it down. He comes across brother & sister, Robert & Judy Maitland who are starting an agricultural farm. The local workmen are superstitious & think the Maitlands housemaid Losana has the spirit of a panther. They’re also leery of Bomba. Eventually for Bomba, it leads to an encounter with the panther with action & thrills galore!


Survival of the Film Freaks

1h 26min 2019 18+

“Survival of the Film Freaks is a documentary exploring the phenomenon of cult film in America and how it survives in the 21st Century. Through interviews and fan events, the documentary traces decades of film fanaticism up to the present, where the ‘digital age’ has transformed the way we experience movies.”


Killing Poe

1h 49min 2017 18+

In this college comedy, five students find themselves in the most infuriating class on Edgar Allan Poe ever. After weeks of abuse from their professor – and a ‘shroom-fueled trip with a beat-boxing groundskeeper and a TV horror host – the group plots revenge. But their “simple” plan spirals out of control and they learn the hard but hilarious way what Poe’s stories are really all about.


A Time There Was: Stories from the Last Days of Kenya Colony

1h 27min 2009 13+

It’s early afternoon, May 1, 1955, and Donald McWilliams finds himself with other British soldiers in Ndyeia Gorge in central Kenya. At their feet a Mau Mau fighter lies dying, mortally wounded by their gunfire. Raised on the romance of Empire, he’d imagined a great African adventure. But the look in the eyes of that dying rebel sets his life on another course.


Twelve

1h 30min 2010 15+

In this gritty inner city drama, White Mike is a wayward teen who sells pot to rich kids from the Upper East Side. When his cousin winds up on the losing end of a deadly skirmish in a Harlem housing project and his best friend is arrested for the crime, Mike’s comfortable existence is shaken to the core.


Tiger Raid

1h 31min 2017 18

Two mercenaries kidnap the daughter of a rich businessman in Jordan with explosive consequences.


Infernal

1h 39min 2015 15+

In the vein of The Omen and Insidious, this dark horror is set to petrify! Newlyweds Nathan and Sophia are looking ahead to their bright future, but are unaware of the darkness that is about to entail. When their first child Imogene begins exhibiting strange and demonic behaviour, their future is left uncertain as they desperately search for answers to free their daughter. Deeply disturbing!


Upcoming Originals (ALL) – February 2020

February 7

All Or Nothing

2020 Season 5 TV-MA

One season has passed since Philadelphia’s first Super Bowl championship and expectations are once again soaring. Carson Wentz, Pro Bowl tight end Zach Ertz and defensive stalwarts Malcolm Jenkins, Fletcher Cox, and Brandon Graham lead a loaded roster intent on returning the Lombardi Trophy to Philadelphia, where the Eagles are more than just a football team-they’re a way of life.


February 21

Hunters

2019 1 Season TV-MA

Inspired by true events, HUNTERS follows a rag-tag team of Nazi Hunters in 1977 New York City who discover that hundreds of escaped Nazis are living in America. And so, they do what any bad-ass vigilante squad would do: they set out on a bloody quest for revenge and justice. But they soon discover a far-reaching conspiracy and must race against time to thwart the Nazis’ new genocidal plans.


February 25

Honey Boy

1h 34min 2019 18+

In select theaters. Coming soon to Prime. Directed by Alma Har’el and written by Shia LaBeouf, Honey Boy traces the life of child actor Otis Lort as he rises from early success to a self-destructive Hollywood star. Based on LaBeouf’s own life, Honey Boy weaves together two timelines as he comes to terms with his ex-rodeo clown father, played by LaBeouf, in a role inspired by his own dad.


New Arrivals (UK) – Jan 29

The Baytown Outlaws

1h 38min 2014 NR

After her ex-husband Carlos shoots Celeste three times in the gut and kidnaps her godson, it’s time to play dirty. She hires three outlawed and redneck brothers to bring him back to her.


Accattone

1h 56min 1961 18+

In a seedy section of Rome, Vittorio (Franco Citti), a pimp with no other means to provide for himself, finds his life spiraling out of control when his prostitute, Maddalena (Silvana Corsini), is sent to prison. Written and directed by famous Italian director Pier Paolo Pasolini and also starring Adriana Asti, the movie was nominated for one BAFTA Film Award.


Pink Ribbons, Inc.

1h 37min 2012 NR

The ubiquitous pink ribbons of breast cancer philanthropy – and the hand-in-hand marketing of brands and products associated with that philanthropy — permeates our culture. But who really benefits from the pink ribbon campaigns — the cause or the company?


Patient Seventeen

1h 7min 2017 13+

Meet a surgeon who claims to remove highly advance implants, microchips imbedded by aliens, non-humans monitoring our earth. Discover the world of abductions, scalar wave transmissions, and a program to study or manipulate the human race.


Bravissimo

1h 35min 195 516+

The teacher Ubaldo Impallato (Alberto Sordi) takes care of the boys in a suburban after-school. Here, he discovers a pupil, Gigetto (Giancarlo Zarfati) with an extraordinary baritone voice. What will happen? Written and directed by Italian director Luigi Filippo D’Amico.


The Vanquished

1h 53min 1955 18+

the daring drama feature directed by Michelangelo Antonioni (Winner of the Honorary Academy Award as “one of the cinema’s master visual stylists.”) consists of three separate stories chronicling wealthy troubled youths who commit senseless murders. The three sketches, set in France, Italy and England respectively, all explore the theme of youth and perversion, creating a unique triptych film.


Life Hack

1h 24min 2019 16+

Life Hack is an incredibly timely ensemble comedy about digital privacy or lack thereof. A humorous cautionary tale about cyber threats in the digital age. Cover your webcam!


The Great Unwashed

1h 22min 2019 13+

Hapless 20-something Charlie (Jon Pointing) is forced to flee the city and hide in the woods, whilst pursued by a gang of criminal hairdressers.


Status Quo? The Unfinished Business of Feminism in Canada

1h 27min 2012 13+

Feminism has shaped Canadian society.In 1967 the landmark Royal Commission on the Status of Women made recommendations to address the inequalities faced by women. Now, Status Quo? zeroes in on key concerns first raised 45 years ago: violence against women, access to abortion, and universal childcare. How much progress have we made on these issues?


At The Haunted End Of The Day – William Walton

1h 38min 1980 16+

Through interviews and archive footage, director Tony Palmer takes us through the life of composer Sir William Walton. The great composer’s music and life are illuminated.


New Arrivals (USA) – Jan 29

Human Affairs

1h 18min 2018 18+

A compassionate drama about a young, successful theatre couple in New York City who meet their surrogate mother for the first time and embark on a startling and intimate weekend of surprises and emotional revelations.


Colt In The Hand Of The Devil

1h 29min 1973 16+

When a cowboy is released from prison he fulfills a promise to visit a town run by a gang of ruthless gunmen. In doing so he makes a lot of enemies.


The Black Velvet Gown

1h 43min 1991 16+

In the 1830’s in northern England, Riah Millican, a widow with three children, takes a job as housekeeper to a reclusive former teacher, Percival Miller. Miller gives Riah the gift of a black velvet gown and educates her children. But when Riah discovers the reason behind the gifts, she vows to leave his house. But Miller has a hold on her, and after his death, he leaves his house to her.


Blade of the Immortal

2020 Season 1 16+

Edo, an era of warriors. There lived an immortal man, the Slayer of Hundreds, ‘Manji.’ He meets Rin, who has sworn vengeance for her parents. Rin’s grudge is against a group of swordmasters – Ittou-ryu. She asks Manji to be her bodyguard on her journey. He refuses, but then sees his late sister in Rin. So began the violent struggle that would bring even the immortal Manji to his knees.


New Arrivals (South Africa) – Jan 29

Hello I Love You

1h 40min 2018 13+

Andy Miller has asked a large number of women he didn’t know to marry him. They said no. But Emma, a beautiful veterinary student agrees to go on some dates to see if they’ll fall in love. Emma thinks this is all a joke set up by her roommate Mandy, but it’s all a reality TV show created by Andy, and Emma’s the oblivious star.


Run Man Run

2h 1968 16+

The legendary Tomas Milian (Four of the Apocalypse, Traffic) stars as Cuchillo, a knife-throwing thief on the run from murderous bandits, sadistic American agents, his hot-blooded fiance (Chelo Alonso) and a sheriff turned bounty hunter (Donal OBrien), all of whom are gunning for a hidden fortune in gold that could finance the Mexican Revolution.


New Arrivals (USA) – Jan 28

Anzac Girls

2014 Season 1 TV-MA

The true stories of extraordinary young women who witness the brutality and heroism of war and rise to meet the challenge.


Royal Nirvana

2020 Season 1 18+

A crown prince, Xiao Dingquan (Luo Jin), faces all the enemies who damage his country and hurt people he loves. In order to save his country, he decides to fight against them. He meets a maidservant, Lu Wenxi (Li Yitong), who originally seeks revenge and kills him. They eventually form a relationship and help each other.


The Amazing Race

2016 Season 28 NR

The Amazing Race gets social! 11 new teams made up of socially savvy racers will embark on a journey around the world. Phil Keoghan hosts.


Prescription for Love

1h 28min 2019 13+

In this modern-day Cinderella story, Claire, a nurse, fights for a chance at love with a charming new doctor and for a promotion to free herself from the misery her supervisor creates. As her supervisor tries to derail Claire’s chance at happiness, Claire will have to stand up for herself and go after her dreams.


Many Wars Ago

1h 41min 1970 16+

In Northern Italy, WWI has turned into a bloody stalemate. The men of an Italian infantry division have been given one objective: retake a commanding height from the enemy. Unfortunately, the tactical ingenuity of general Leone, the unpopular division commander, consists of supplementing frontal attacks against machine-guns. Directed by Rosi, with a wonderful performance by Gian Maria Volonté.


Gang War in Milan

1h 40min 1972 18+

Salvatore “Toto” Cangemi is a produce purveyor in Milan, Italy, but he also runs a profitable side business moonlighting as a pimp. The appearance of a ruthless and greedy French gangster called Le Capitaine threatens Toto’s livelihood. Le Capitaine wants to unite the organized crime in Milan and take a large share of the profits for himself, but Toto’ wants no part in Le Capitaine’s plan.


Momo: The Missouri Monster

1h 20min 2019 13+

In 1972 Louisiana, Mo played host to a massive ufo outbreak. At the same time, a local family was plagued by a series of sightings of a creature the media dubbed, Momo. Years later, their story was turned into a drive-in horror movie but was never released, until now. In this latest film from Small Town Monsters see the horror brought to life onscreen and learn the true story that inspired it!


Just Write

1h 44min 1998 PG-13

A tour-bus driver (Jeremy Piven) meets his favorite actress (Sherilyn Fenn), who mistakes him for a famous scriptwriter and arranges to meet again.


Hallucination Strip

1h 32min 1975 18+

Hallucination Strip (Italian title: “Roma drogata: la polizia non può intervenire”) is an Italian 1975 poliziottesco film directed by Lucio Marcaccini at his first and only film. Massimo Monaldi, a student involved in political protests, steals a valuable tobacco box and becomes entangled in a deadly web between the police and the mafia.


Love in the City

1h 55min 1953 16+

Seven top Italian filmmakers pooled their talents together on the omnibus “reality” feature, Love in the City. The film is divided into six separate episodes, directed by Michelangelo Antonioni, Federico Fellini, Alberto Lattuada, Carlo Lizzani, Francesco Maselli, Dino Risi and Cesare Zavattini.


The Cat

1h 49min 1978 16+

Amedeo and Ofelia, middle aged brother and sister, own an old, decadent but still attractive condominium. They want to sell it but, before that, they have to evict all the tenants. Of course, they don’t want to leave it at all. The cat (Il Gatto), the mascot beloved by everyone, dies and this gives them an excuse to enter into their tenants’ life. With fantastic Italian actors like Ugo Tognazzi.


The Last Hit

1h 29min 2015 NR

Driven by revenge, Simon Carson joins the local crime syndicate to find the people who killed his daughter. One day he is sent to dispose of a young girl. He decides to instead save her. This signals the beginning of a thrilling struggle to survive, as an odd assortment of hired killers and mercenaries try to hunt them down.


Repli-Kate

1h 35min 2002 R

A scientist and his sidekick accidentally clone a journalist and decide to turn the mistake into Repli-Kate, their idea of the perfect woman, who loves, beer, football and frat parties.


Poverty and Nobility

1h 34min 1953 13+

The writer Felice (Totò) and the photographer Pasquale live in poverty. Their friend Eugenio, son of the Marquis Ottavio, convinces the two to accompany him and pretend they are aristocrats when he goes to ask for the hand of his beloved Gemma (Sofia Loren). All the double crosses, mixed messages and startling coincidences are handled with exquisite comic timing, presided over by Totò.


Bikini Valley Car Wash

1h 33min 2020 16+

When Amanda and Britney’s obligations and responsibilities become overwhelming, the two roommates are forced to resort to using their biggest assets to resolves their problems, their brains, and bikinis.


Hitch Hike

1h 44min 1977 18+

Walter Mancini is a newspaper editor whom is driving across California with his spiteful wife, Eve, on a weekend getaway to save their troubled marriage. But things take a turn when they pick up a stranded motorist, Adam, whom takes them hostage revealing himself to be a fugitive running from both the police and his two accomplices after robbing a bank and making off with all the loot.


Tel Aviv On Fire

1h 36min 2019 13+

Salam, an inexperienced young Palestinian man, becomes a writer on a popular soap opera after a chance meeting with an Israeli soldier. His creative career is on the rise – until the soldier and the show’s financial backers disagree about how the show should end, and Salam is caught in the middle.


By Dawn

1h 21min 2019 18+

A former marine suffering from severe PTSD prepares his family for war as the deadline for an alien invasion approaches.


The Passing Parade

1h 27min 2019 13+

Errol Larson wrote the best play of the last ten years. Crippled with writers’ block, she dives into her past in the hopes of saving her career. Soon fantasy and reality collide, showing her that life’s just a story we tell ourselves.


Murder Obsession

1h 37min 1981 18+

Michael, a successful actor, has a scandal in his past: at a tender age he knifed his father to death. He and his girlfriend Deborah go to his mother’s for the weekend, and are joined by the director and other colleagues who are given reception by the creepy housekeeper Oliver. Soon, rude things begin to happen to some of the guests, and Michael fears a repeat of his nightmare past is in progress.


Almost You

1h 36min 1985 PG

Alex’s job is a drone and his wife is incredibly boring. When Erica has a car crash that temporarily puts her in a wheelchair, it changes everything. Alex takes up with his wife’s young physical therapist and feels that this affair could be the answer he is looking for. Or is it?


Shake, Rattle & Rock!

1h 15min 1956 7+

A group of concerned adults try to ban rock and roll music in their town because they think that the music promotes juvenile delinquency. It’s now up to a disc jockey and a hipster to defend the music in a televised trial. The movie also features several rock and roll performances, most notably from Fats Domino.


I’ll Be There

1h 45min 2003 PG-13

An off-beat comedy about a former 80s pop star (Craig Ferguson) whose downward spiral is halted when he discovers he has a teenage daughter (Charlotte Church), the product of a weekend love affair.


Empathy, Inc.

1h 37min 2019 13+

After losing a big deal, Joel has hit rock bottom. Desperate for a win, he begins seeking investors for Empathy, Inc, a VR startup offering users the experience of a less fortunate live. Joel soon discovers that all is not what it seems.


House Of Sweat and Tears

1h 33min 2019 18+

She, leader of a religious sect, leads a group of people. All live together in a claustrophobic place. The arrival of a mysterious character changes everything.


Segfault

1h 24min 2019 R

Shot in less than 24 hours, the lead actress Shannon Lucio wasn’t given a script, a story line, or even her charater name before shooting the film, she has no idea what’s coming. There weren’t any rehearsals or second takes for Lucio, everything in the movie is the first time it happens and the last.


New Arrivals (South Africa) – Jan 28

The Boss

1h 49min 1971 16+

Final part of Fernando Di Leo’s crime noir Milieu Trilogy, also consisting of Caliber 9 and La Mala Ordina. Based largely on real people and actual events, a bomb attack in a cinema of Palermo kills each and every member of a powerful mafia family – except one, who eventually engineers a revenge plot made of kidnapping and murders. A violent power struggle within the Mafia ensues.


The Secret of Dorian Gray

1h 37min 1970 18+

Film adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s novel “The Picture of Dorian Gray”, starring Helmut Berger in the title role. This version, however, stresses the decadence and eroticism of the story and changes the setting to early 1970s London. A corrupt and self-centered young man keeps his youthful beauty eternally, but a special painting gradually reveals his inner ugliness to everyone.


True Conviction

1h 24min 2018 16+

After serving a combined sixty years in prison for crimes they did not commit, Texas exonerees Christopher Scott, Johnnie Lindsey and Steven Phillips form the unlikeliest of investigative teams – helping wrongfully convicted prisoners obtain freedom. In this hardboiled yet rousing documentary True Conviction, brotherly bonds are formed out of life-or-death circumstances.


Gang War in Milan

1h 40min 1972 18+

Salvatore “Toto” Cangemi is a produce purveyor in Milan, Italy, but he also runs a profitable side business moonlighting as a pimp. The appearance of a ruthless and greedy French gangster called Le Capitaine threatens Toto’s livelihood. Le Capitaine wants to unite the organized crime in Milan and take a large share of the profits for himself, but Toto’ wants no part in Le Capitaine’s plan.


Plot of Fear

1h 31min 1976 18+

Reminiscent of Eyes Wide Shut and told through ingenious flashbacks, Plot of Fear tells the story of a decadent weekend party full of orgies and drugs on the outskirts of Milan. After two deaths occur Inspector Lomenzo (Michele Placido) interrogates one of the guests, a fashion model (Corninne Clery) who becomes his informant.


The Roof

1h 34min 1956 18+

Under provincial Italian law at the time, it was possible to build a house without being evicted from it, as long as it is erected in one single night and has a roof. So, a married couple, Luisa and Natale (Gabriella Pallotta and Giorgio Listuzzi), try to build their home in the outskirts of Rome. Will they make it? Directed by the 3 times Academy Award Oscar Winner Vittorio De Sica.


The Dandelion

1h 28min 2011 7+

Two of the most prosperous families in town – the Adrianovs and the Zeldovs – are preparing for the marriage of their children, that promises to benefit business interests. The day before the wedding, the groom meets a plain ‘dandelion’ blonde girl Sonia, when the elevator in which they are both traveling suddenly breaks down. Please turn on captions for English subtitles.


Puppy Love

1h 35min 2017 13+

An innocent love triangle set in the senior year of high school. The protagonist forged an innominate love letter to his best friend as a practical joke. The friend took the love letter seriously, and it affected him greatly. To help his friend get back to normal, the protagonist asked the Hongying, a girl who he secretly has a crush on, pretending to be the author of letter.


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