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Richard III (1995, Ian McKellen, Robert Downey Jr)
This stylish, jazzy and deliciously over-the-top production is set in the 1930s, a time when the world was between warsRead more.
Taming of the Shrew, The (1967, Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton)
When this Shrew was made, Elizabeth Taylor (Katharina) and Richard Burton (Petruchio) were three years into their first marriage--and theirRead more.
Much Ado About Nothing (1993, Kenneth Branagh, Emma Thompson)
This production, Kenneth Branagh's comic thrilla-in-a-villa, is a piece of sublime frippery chock-full of high-spirited deception and delightful eye candy,Read more.
Julius Caesar (1953, Marlon Brando, James Mason)
Sure, the play's the thing, but it's really the actors who are the thing in this riveting black-and-white take onRead more.
Desert Rats, The (1953, Richard Burton, James Mason)
A WWII British officer reluctantly takes command of Australian troops, in his war against Rommel's forces in North Africa.Read more.
Ruggedly handsome with an endearing lopsided grin and seemingly perpetual devil-may-care glint in his eye, Dennis Quaid has evolved intoRead more.
Hunger Games, The (2012, Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson)
Jennifer Lawrence stars in Gary Ross's Bafta Award-winning action adventure adaptation of Suzanne Collins' sci-fi novel. The dystopian nation ofRead more.
Thunder Bay (1953, James Stewart, Joanne Dru)
The James Stewart-Anthony Mann team leaves the Wild West for the rolling swells of the Louisiana offshore oil rigs. StewartRead more.
Independence Day (1996, Will Smith, Bill Pullman)
Roland Emmerich's landmark science-fiction blockbuster starring Will Smith and Jeff Goldblum. Aliens reach Earth and they're clearly hostile: their planRead more.
Strictly Sinatra (2001, Ian Hart, Kelly Macdonald)
Ian Hart plays Tony Cocozza, a Scottish crooner with a Sinatra fixation. To make it to the big time, he'sRead more.
Finding Nemo (2003, Albert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres)
Disney's Oscar-winning animated adventure for all the family from the Pixar Animation Studios. Following a terrible tragedy in which hisRead more.
Secret Life of Walter Mitty, The (2013, Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig)
Ben Stiller directs and stars (alongside Kristen Wiig and Sean Penn) in this romantic comedy-adventure adaptation of James Thurber's shortRead more.