Richard III (1995, Ian McKellen, Robert Downey Jr)

— 104 min - Drama, War - 29 December 1995 Our rating: This stylish, jazzy and deliciously over-the-top production is set in the 1930s, a time when the world was between wars and passions were high. Director Richard Loncraine deftly meshes...

Julius Caesar (1953, Marlon Brando, James Mason)

— 120 min - Drama, History - 4 June 1953 Our rating: Sure, the play's the thing, but it's really the actors who are the thing in this riveting black-and-white take on ancient Rome from director Joseph L. Mankiewicz. Marlon Brando, James...

Thunder Bay (1953, James Stewart, Joanne Dru)

— 103 min - Adventure, Drama - 21 May 1953 Our rating: The James Stewart-Anthony Mann team leaves the Wild West for the rolling swells of the Louisiana offshore oil rigs. Stewart and Dan Duryea deliver solid performances as two Louisiana...

Independence Day (1996, Will Smith, Bill Pullman)

PG-13 145 min - Action, Adventure, Science Fiction - 25 June 1996 Our rating: Roland Emmerich's landmark science-fiction blockbuster starring Will Smith and Jeff Goldblum. Aliens reach Earth and they're clearly hostile: their plan is to suck...

Strictly Sinatra (2001, Ian Hart, Kelly Macdonald)

— 97 min - Drama, Action, Romance, Foreign - 29 June 2001 Our rating: Ian Hart plays Tony Cocozza, a Scottish crooner with a Sinatra fixation. To make it to the big time, he's prepared to do anything, including courting the Glaswegian...

Finding Nemo (2003, Albert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres)

G 100 min - Animation, Family - 30 May 2003 Our rating: Disney's Oscar-winning animated adventure for all the family from the Pixar Animation Studios. Following a terrible tragedy in which his wife and children (well, their eggs) were eaten by...