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Based on the real-life courtship: Pakistan-born comedian Kumail and grad student Emily fall in love, but they struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail must navigate the crisis with her parents and the emotional tug-of-war between his family and his heart.
“A timeless and timely look at love in all of its complicated forms, The Big Sick also examines parental sacrifice and the immigrant's dilemma of assimilation versus tradition.”
A talented, young getaway driver relies on the beat of his personal soundtrack to be the best in the game. When he meets the girl of his dreams, Baby sees a chance to ditch his criminal life and make a clean getaway. But after being coerced into working for a crime boss, he must face the music when a doomed heist threatens his life, love and freedom.
“An awe-inspiring piece of filmmaking from Edgar Wright that plays out as a musical through the lens of an action thriller. Sweet, funny and utterly original — you won’t see a film like Baby Driver this year.” - Empire
Starring the ever-captivating Nikolaj Lie Kaas (the Killing) and Fares Fares (Zero Dark Thirty), A Conspiracy of Faith is a chilling addition to the Department Q series, which present perfect cinematic renderings of Jussi Adler Olsen's blockbuster novels.
“Set in Scandinavia and featuring a sullen male protagonist, it's violent, hard-boiled, and psychologically disturbing. Its antihero, a clench-jawed police detective, also embodies a belief that individual goodness might be enough to prevail.” – Chicago Reader
Join members of the Christchurch Poultry, Bantam and Pigeon Club in the lead up to the NZ National Championships, as they battle history and each other in a quest for glory and for the love of their birds. Meet Doug the determined Club President, Rhys the young upstart, Sarah the chicken whisperer, Brian the loveable champion, Ian the exacting judge and much more! Pecking Order is a hilarious, unique, heart-warming slice of Kiwiana which will delight and surprise audiences of all ages
Before she was Wonder Woman she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained warrior. When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, she leaves home to fight a war to end all wars, discovering her full powers and true destiny.
This is the first time this hero's story has been cinematically told, and has broken box-office records with it's unique perspective on the surperhero trope. Even if you're not a fan of the genre, you might be surprised at how engaging and affecting this film is.
Based on the international best-selling novel by Neil Gaiman, American Gods follows Shadow Moon as he embarks on a road trip across America with the enigmatic conman Mr. Wednesday. On their journey, Shadow discovers that Mr. Wednesday is in fact one of the old gods brought to this country by settlers long ago, who warns of a war brewing between the forgotten old gods of myth and the new American Gods of money, technology and media. A Bryan Fuller (Hannibal) TV adaptation, American Gods is beautiful, quirky and not for the faint-hearted, but its star cast and stylistic imagery will intrigue and enchant the brave.
Land of Mine is based on an extraordinary true story from a little-remembered chapter from WWII’s immediate aftermath in Denmark.
After the defeat of Germany, tough veteran Sergeant Carl Rasmussen is assigned to defuse and remove 2.2 million mines in the Danish West Coast to make the beaches safe. Carl receives a group of teenage Germans prisoners of war to clear mines. With the formal promise, Carl tells the youngsters that when the task is accomplished, the survivors would be released to return to Germany. But promises can be broken.
Tight and suspenseful, this was was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Forgein Language Film.
London 1814. Taboo follows James Delaney, a man who has been to the ends of the earth and comes back irrevocably changed. Believed to be long dead, he returns home to London from Africa to inherit what is left of his father's shipping empire. But his father's legacy is a poisoned chalice, and with enemies lurking in every dark corner, James must navigate increasingly complex territories to avoid his own death sentence. Encircled by conspiracy, murder and betrayal, a dark family mystery unfolds in a combustible tale of love and treachery.
Have a look at this gripping series, created by and starring Tom Hardy.