Cult film critic Kim Newman discusses the little known films of Richard Lester, Gary O\'Hara and others in celebration of the BFI\'s Flipside releases.
A guy and a girl play copycat with each other from opposite sides of the street, that is, until a slightly abrupt & uncopyable event occurs.
Stormtroopers on Tattooine show us what life is like patrolling and law-upholding on the sandy planet.
8 year old Joe has a birthday he\'ll never forget. His school friends tease him for lack of birthday gifts. Joe hides out in the school sick bay and falls asleep, wishing the everyone in the world would go away. When he awakes, he finds his school empty and wonders if his wish has come true. But his fantasy is shattered, when an event darker than the thought of a being the last person on earth, confronts him.
A beautiful vampire-girl works as a prostitute on the famous Augusta Street (in São Paulo, Brazil), because it\'s an easy way to get food. But suddenly her path intersects with another monster that attacks at the same address, the \"Augusta Street Ripper\" - a serial killer who is killing prostitutes in that region.
After five years of war, over 400,000 syrians have been killed and millions have fled their homes. In areas out of regime control, those who remain rely on a group of volunteers dedicated to saving anyone in need. They search for survivors among the wreckage as bombs continue to fall.
A shipowner intends to scuttle his ship on its last voyage to get the insurance money. Charlie, a tramp in love with the owner\'s daughter, is grabbed by the captain and promises to help him shanghai some seamen. The daughter stows away to follow Charlie. Charlie assists in the galley and attempts to serve food during a gale.
Given an hour off from his job as a cafe waiter, Charlie rescues Mabel from a thug, is given an invitation to her home, and arrives presenting a card which falsely identifies him as the Greek Ambassador. Before he can get back to work, her parents invite him to a future garden party. Her jealous lover has Charlie followed back to the cafe. Charlie is a hit at the garden party but, as he leaves to return to work, the rival invites everyone to go with him to the cafe so Charlie will be exposed.
A tramp steals a girl\'s handbag, but when he tries to pick Charlie\'s pocket loses his cigarettes and matches. He rescues a hot dog man from a thug, but takes a few with his walking stick. When the thief tries to take some of Charlie\'s sausages, Charlie gets the handbag. The handbag makes its way from person to person to its owner, who is angry with her boyfriend who didn\'t protect her in the first place. The boyfriend goes to throw himself in the lake in despair. Charlies helps him.
A hapless husband neglects to clear the icy walk, which leads to the mailman slipping and breaking his neck. A comedy of errors results from his attempts to hide the body.
A woman sleeps peacefully unaware that a secret admirer has a gift for her.
Charlie is a tramp on the road. A hobo manages to exchange Charlie\'s sandwich for a brick so Charlie must eat grass. The same hobo molests a farmer\'s daughter; Charlie comes to aid with the help of the brick. When two more hobos show up Charlie throws all three into a lake. The grateful girl takes Charlie home where he fails as a farmhand. He again helps drive off the hobos (who are now trying to break into the house). The girl\'s fiance arrives. Though a hero, Charlie, knowing he must go, writes a farewell note and leaves for the open road.
Video World is like other movie rental stores. It\'s the best place in town to discover new films. It also went out of business. Documentary filmmaker Ben Churchill returns to his hometown of Woodbury, Connecticut to capture the store\'s final weeks and celebrate the dying culture of local video stores.
An intimate and evocative journey into the hearts, minds and eyes of Georgia O\'Keeffe, Emily Carr and Frida Kahlo - 3 of the 20th century\'s most remarkable artists.
After accidentally discovering a toy museum in Vermont, filmmaker Ben Churchill decided to make a documentary about who\'s behind the collection of nearly 100,000 toys and why some people still enjoy them as an adult.
A rape victim (Zoe Kravitz) learns that she is pregnant.
Four teens are given the opportunity to see how their lives, on drugs, will deteriorate.
With his training almost complete, Darth Maul must face six Jedi in order to reach his true potential, and become a Dark Lord of the Sith.
4,000 thousand years ago an ancient and powerful artifact capable of amplifying the dark side present in any force user to terrifying levels went missing and was presumed lost...until now. Its location has been discovered by the Sith on a remote planet and is theirs for the taking. All they have to do is defeat a small group of Jedi who have settled there. But, when the Sith Witch who created it returns to reclaim it an ancient battle resumes with the fate of the galaxy resting in the winner.
The crew behind three new episodes of Gerry and Sylvia Anderson\'s classic series Thunderbirds discuss the challenges of bringing the show back with puppets after five decades.
Blaming him for her tragic existence, a heartbroken ex-hooker kidnaps Santa Claus in order to exact revenge, but instead finally discovers her true calling in life.
Who\'s Out There?: This 1975 NASA documentary narrated by the great Orson Welles delves into the possibilities of extraterrestrial life as gleaned from the results of probes to the planets and interstellar discoveries and findings about the nature of life itself.
A mysterious BMW driver must protect an eccentric old foreigner from criminals.
The Driver now carries an arrogant rock star who is visiting a major city (not Pittsburgh as earlier believed). Played by Madonna, this title character wants to get away from her bodyguards...
January 13, 2001. Times war photographer Harvey Jacobs is wounded while witnessing a massacre at Nuevo Colon by terrorists. In a desperate effort, the United Nations sends a vehicle to get ...
The Driver finds himself in a dangerous, yet highly political situation; this time being pursued by a helicopter gunship while carrying a passenger with a suitcase... the contents of which ...
A lost soul stumbles drunken through the city. In a park, Death finds him and shows him many things.
The gritty tale of an Imperial stormtrooper who is forced to confront his past in the heat of a battle.
Self Tying Shoelace by Jay Noblezada: Jay Noblezada performs his famous trick, the Self Typing Shoelace and shows you how to do it.
Justin Flom - Card Artistry: Justin Flom\'s \"Card Artistry\" is an unexpected revelation of a selected card in which the magician turns the deck into a famous painting (or if you prefer, a brain-scan image).
On Christmas Eve the Turtles realize they\'ve forgotten to get Splinter a gift. They hit the town to try to figure out what to get him, their kid fans join them and lots of singing, dancing and some rapping and shenanigans ensues.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are given their own variety TV show by April. For the pilot, they sing and dance with their kid fans in the park, joke with each other and try to cook.
2 College Sophomores seek the guidance of a Mysterious Mystic. The find something much different than what they expect
It\'s Millennium Eve and Blackadder is hosting a dinner party for a few select friends, Lady Elizabeth, Viscount George, Archbishop Melchett and Archbishop Darling. Baldrick devises yet another of his infamous cunning plans to help his ever greedy master Edmund Blackadder con money from his gullible friends. The pair build a \"time machine\" from empty cereal packets and place bets with their friends as to when in history they will travel, retrieving various artifacts from their travels as proof, items which Blackadder already owns! However, in a strange twist of fate the time machine actually works and the pair are thrown back in history initially to the Jurassic period. Gradually the pair start to return to their own time stopping off at various famous times in history such as Sherwood Forest and the Battle of Waterloo but will they make it home?
Pleasant Ebenezer Blackadder is turned into a cruel and witty miser after seeing visions of his ancestors and descendants.