The Commitments (1991)

Director: Alan Parker
Starring: Robert Arkins, Michael Aherne, Angeline Ball

A grand, feel good musical/comedy about the life and times of a pop group formed by a Dublin hustler (Robert Arkins) to put Irish music on the map. Pl... Read more

Eros (2004)

Director: Michelangelo Antonioni, Steven Soderbergh, Wong Kar-wai
Starring: Robert Downey Jr, Alan Arkin, Gong Li

Three short films, one each from Directors Michelangelo Antonioni, Steven Soderbergh, and Wong Kar Wai, address the themes of love and sex. Read more

Havana (1990)

Director: Sydney Pollack
Starring: Robert Redford, Lena Olin, Alan Arkin, Raul Julia

Robert Redford plays a professional gambler hoping to score in the waning hours of Batista's Cuba. Reminiscent of 'Casablanca' in a number of ways inc... Read more

The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976)

Director: Herbert Ross
Starring: Alan Arkin, Laurence Olivier, Nicol Williamson, Robert Duvall, Vanessa Redgrave

Dr. Watson tricks Sherlock Holmes into travelling to Vienna in order to place him in the care of Sigmund Freud after his abuse of cocaine starts to sp... Read more

This Boy's Life (1993)

Director: Michael Caton-Jones
Starring: Robert De Niro, Ellen Barkin, Leonardo DiCaprio

A harrowing but utterly absorbing story (based on Tobias Wolff's autobiographical book) of a young boy and his footloose mother who wind up living in... Read more

Bertie and Elizabeth (2002)

Director: Giles Foster
Starring: Eileen Atkins, Juliet Aubrey, Alan Bates, Elisabeth Dermot Walsh, Robert Hardy

James Wilby and Juliet Aubrey star in the intimate portrayal of the endearing love affair between the young Queen Mother Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon and Albe... Read more

When Eight Bells Toll (1970)

Director: Etienne Perier
Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Nathalie Delon, Robert Morley, Jack Hawkins

Alistair MacLean adapted the screenplay for 'When Eight Bells Toll' from his own novel. It stars Anthony Hopkins as a ruthless spy, moving about Scotl... Read more

Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer Double Bill (1983)

Director: Gary Nelson
Starring: Stacy Keach, Tanya Roberts, Don Stroud, Delta Burke, Tom Atkins

Stacy Keach stars as the fast-quipping, hard-boiled private eye, Mike Hammer, in these two made-for-TV movies that preceded the excellent series. 'Mu... Read more

Firewall (2006)

Director: Richard Loncraine
Starring: Harrison Ford, Paul Bettany, Virginia Madsen, Robert Patrick, Mary Lynn Rajskub,...

Jack Stanfield (Harrison Ford) is a high-powered technology executive overseeing security for a large bank. He thinks he's thought of everything unti... Read more

Once Upon a Time in the Midlands (2002)

Director: Shane Meadows
Starring: Robert Carlyle, Rhys Ifans, Kathy Burke, Shirley Henderson, Ricky Tomlinson, Fin...

Using the operatic style associated with Sergio Leone spaghetti westerns, this offbeat comedy stars Robert Carlyle as a small-time hood who watches ex... Read more