Damien Chazelle writes and directs this romantic musical starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling. Aspiring actress Mia (Stone) and jazz musician Sebastian (Gosling) are both down on their luck in Los Angeles, a city of broken dreams. Tired of being rejected in auditions and reduced to serving stars their coffees, Mia stumbles into a jazz club to the entrancing melody of a piano being played within; there she finds Sebastian, who is being discarded by his boss. The two soon fall in love as they strive to truly make something of themselves. But the rocky road of pursuing their dreams may prove too much strain for their budding romance to bear. The film was nominated for eleven BAFTAs, winning five including Best Film, Best Director (Chazelle) and Best Leading Actress (Stone), and seven Golden Globe Awards, winning in all seven categories including Best Motion Picture - Comedy Or Musical, Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy Or Musical (Gosling) and Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy Or Musical (Stone). The film was also nominated for 14 Academy Awards, winning six including Best Actress (Stone), Best Director (Chazelle) and Best Original Music Score (Justin Hurwitz).
Sci-fi adventure starring Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt. When more than 5,000 people volunteer to help set up a new colony on a faraway planet known as Homestead II, they board the Starship Avalon spaceship and embark on their 120-year journey, throughout which they will settle into a cryogenic sleep. When two of the sleep chambers malfunction and awaken passengers Jim (Pratt) and Aurora (Lawrence) just 30 years into their voyage, they are faced with the prospect of dying alone before reaching the planet, with just each other and robot bartender Arthur (Michael Sheen) for company. When they realise that there is something wrong with the ship, they must work together if they are to have any chance of saving the thousands of people on board.
Will Smith, Kate Winslet and Keira Knightley lead an all-star cast in this American drama. The film follows successful New York advertising executive Howard Inlet (Smith) as he struggles to come to terms with the sudden death of his six-year-old daughter. Unable to deal with his grief, Howard abandons his company and becomes a depressed recluse, living the same monotonous routine and riding his bike around the city every day. In a bid to deal with his pain and fragile mind, Howard goes in search of answers and decides to write letters to Love (Knightley), Time (Jacob Latimore) and Death (Helen Mirren) to question the way his life has turned out. When they each appear to give him the answers he's been looking for, Howard, with a little help from his friends and colleagues, engages with them in the hope of once again finding peace. The cast also includes Edward Norton, Michael Peña and Naomie Harris.
David Yates directs this fantasy adventure adapted by J.K. Rowling from her own novel. Set in New York in 1926, the film stars Eddie Redmayne as eccentric wizard Newt Scamander, author and Ministry of Magic employee, who is headed to the Magical Congress of the United States of America with a special briefcase that is home to a variety of dangerous beasts. After the creatures escape Newt finds himself wanted by the US authorities. Meanwhile, the incident has a negative impact on relations between magical and non-magical people in New York. Is there any way to repair the damage caused? The cast also includes Katherine Waterston, Colin Farrell, Jon Voight and Ron Perlman.
Drama written and directed by Kenneth Lonergan, starring Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams and Lucas Hedges. Lee Chandler (Affleck) has his life turned upside down when his older brother Joe (Kyle Chandler) dies suddenly and leaves his son Patrick (Hedges) all alone. Though reluctant at first, Lee feels he must accept his brother's wishes and become Patrick's legal guardian. This involves Lee returning to his hometown of Manchester in Massachusetts and facing all the complications that come with it, including his estranged ex-wife Randi (Williams) and certain members of the local community. Lee grapples with his new role as a father figure to Patrick and tries to support the young man with his problems, while still contending with his own. The film was nominated for five Golden Globe Awards, winning for Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama (Affleck), as well as six BAFTAs, winning for Best Leading Actor (Affleck) and Best Original Screenplay (Lonergan), and six Academy Awards, winning for Best Actor (Affleck) and Best Original Screenplay (Lonergan).
Animated comedy featuring the voice talents of Justin Timberlake, Anna Kendrick, Gwen Stefani and James Corden. Branch (Timberlake) is a grumpy, paranoid loner who is quite content living on his own, away from the ridiculously happy population of Troll Village. When the village is invaded by troll-eating Bergens, the overly optimistic and annoyingly chirpy troll leader Poppy (Kendrick) comes to Branch for help. As the unlikely pair go on a journey to rescue their kidnapped friends, they both find themselves realising what they have been missing. The film was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song - Motion Picture (Can't Stop the Feeling) and the Academy Award for Best Original Song (Can't Stop the Feeling).
Clint Eastwood directs this drama based on the autobiography of Chelsey Sullenberger. Tom Hanks stars as pilot Chelsey 'Sully' Sullenberger and Aaron Eckhart as his co-pilot Jeff Skiles, who were at the helm of Flight 1549 in 2009 when, shortly after take-off, the plane hit a large flock of birds which disabled both engines. In the face of immediate danger, Sully took the decision to make an emergency landing on the Hudson River and successfully managed to save the lives of everyone on board. Laura Linney also stars as Sully's wife Lorraine.
Gareth Edwards directs this sci-fi adventure set in the 'Star Wars' universe, featuring a stand-alone story written by Chris Weitz and Tony Gilroy. After being recruited by Rebel Alliance leader Mon Mothma (Genevieve O'Reilly), former criminal Jyn Erso (Felicity Jones) is tasked with stealing the plans for the Death Star so that the weapon can be destroyed before it causes damage to the galaxy. Teaming up with Rebel Captain Cassian Andor (Diego Luna), master swordsman Chirrut Imwe (Donnie Yen) and a band of hardy freedom fighters, Jyn takes on the might of the Empire in a challenge tougher than anything she could have imagined. The cast also includes Ben Mendelsohn, Forest Whitaker, Mads Mikkelsen and Alan Tudyk.
Action thriller starring Keanu Reeves as a former hitman who must return to the criminal world he left behind in order to seek revenge. After John Wick (Reeves) refuses to sell his car to Russian gang leader Iosef (Alfie Allen), the gang members break into his home and kill his dog, a gift left to him by his deceased wife Helen (Bridget Moynahan). It turns out that Iosef is the son of Wick's ex-boss Viggo Tarasov (Michael Nyqvist), head of the Russian mafia in New York. As John attempts to track down and kill Iosef he encounters assassin Ms. Perkins (Adrianne Palicki), who is working for Viggo, and eventually faces his former boss in an ultimate showdown. The cast also includes Ian McShane, John Leguizamo and Willem Dafoe.
Paul Dano and Daniel Radcliffe star in this comedy adventure co-written and directed by Dan Kwan and Daniel Scheinert. Stranded on a deserted island and on the brink of suicide, Hank (Dano) makes one last bid to escape after discovering a corpse named Manny (Radcliffe) on the beach. After forming a surreal friendship with Manny, Hank is shocked to discover he can talk and possesses strange supernatural powers which he can use to find his way back to civilisation and reunite with his lost love Sarah (Mary Elizabeth Winstead).
The complete third series of the BBC crime drama following the lives of a gangland family living in Birmingham in the early 1920s. Named after their practise of sewing razor blades into the peaks of their caps, the notorious 'Peaky Blinders' gang is one of the city's most feared, with interests in illegal betting, protection and the black market. Former war hero and brains behind the operation Tommy Shelby (Cillian Murphy), however, is eager to safeguard his family's success by making the business legitimate and is keen to expand the empire. Set in 1924, this series begins with Tommy's long-awaited wedding to Grace Burgess (Annabelle Wallis). As the business expands globally, the threats facing the family grow as Tommy finds himself at the centre of an international arms deal and with a possible traitor in his midst.
Drama written and directed by Jim Jarmusch. The film follows Paterson (Adam Driver), a New Jersey bus driver with a hidden talent for writing poetry. Following the same routine each day, Paterson uses his observations while driving as inspiration for his writing. With his quirky and ambitious wife Laura (Golshifteh Farahani) pushing him to publish his work, Paterson is reluctant to make any change to his comfortable and serene world. The cast also includes Barry Shabaka Henley and Chasten Harmon.
Saoirse Ronan and Domhnall Gleeson star in this romantic drama adapted from the novel by Colm Tóibín. Set in the 1950s, the story follows young Irish woman Ellis Lacey (Ronan) as she travels to New York City in search of a better life. Initially homesick, she begins to adjust to her new surroundings with the help of Italian-American Tony Fiorello (Emory Cohen) with whom she becomes romantically involved. After news of a family crisis, Ellis returns to Ireland where she enjoys spending time back in her hometown and becomes acquainted with a young man, Jim Farrell (Gleeson), finding herself torn between two very different paths. The cast also includes Jim Broadbent and Julie Walters. The film was nominated for three Academy Awards including Best Picture and won the BAFTA Award for Best British Film.
Stuffy parents in Victorian London are looking for a nanny, but the children write their own ad which is torn up and thrown into the fire. Miraculously, the paper reassembles and floats up the chimney flue, and along comes Mary Poppins (Julie Andrews) on her umbrella/parachute. She brings fun and magic to the children's lives, as well as a guiding hand. The film won Oscars for Best Actress, Best Film Editing, Best Original Score, Best Song and Best Visual Effects.
All 22 episodes from the seventh season of the US drama about non-ageing vampire brothers Stefan (Paul Wesley) and Damon Salvatore (Ian Somerhalder). In this season, Lily (Annie Wersching) tries to ruin the brothers' bond and later, the family try to save Damon when his soul is stuck in the Phoenix stone. The episodes are: 'Day One of Twenty-Two Thousand, Give Or Take', 'Never Let Me Go', 'Age of Innocence', 'I Carry Your Heart With Me', 'Live Through This', 'Best Served Cold', 'Mommie Dearest', 'Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me', 'Cold As Ice', 'Hell Is Other People', 'Things We Lost in the Fire', 'Postcards from the Edge', 'This Woman's Work', 'Moonlight On the Bayou', 'I Would for You', 'Days of Future Past', 'I Went to the Woods', 'One Way Or Another', 'Somebody That I Used to Know', 'Kill 'Em All', 'Requiem for a Dream' and 'Gods and Monsters'.
Giuseppe Cristiano, Dino Abbrescia, Aitana Sanchez-Gijon
Coming-of-age drama played out as a menacing suspense thriller, based on the award-winning novel by Niccoló Ammaniti (who also co-wrote the screenplay) and directed by Gabriele Salvatores ('Mediterraneo'). Set in the desolate beauty of the southern Italian countryside in the late 1970s, the story is told through the eyes of ten-year-old Michele (Giuseppe Cristiano). While out roaming aimlessly across the fields and hills around his village with his schoolfriends in the summer holidays, Michele stumbles upon an unspeakable crime - the discovery of which changes his life, and his relationships with those he loves, irrevocably. The film was screened at the 2003 Berlin Film Festival.
All six seasons of the popular American crime drama. The series focuses on mob boss Tony Soprano (James Gandolfini) and his close-knit family. There's the dutiful wife Carmela (Edie Falco), the not-so-dutiful son A.J. (Robert Iler), the daughter Meadow (Jamie Lynn Sigler), the uncle Junior (Dominick Chianese), the hot-headed nephew Christopher (Michael Imprioli), the not-too-secret mistress Irina (Oksana Lada) and the shrink Dr Jennifer Melfi (Lorraine Bracco). Season 1 episodes are: 'The Sopranos', '46 Long', 'Denial, Anger, Acceptance', 'Meadowlands', 'College', 'Pax Soprana', 'Down Neck', 'The Legend of Tennessee Moltisanti', 'Boca', 'A Hit Is a Hit', 'Nobody Knows Anything', 'Isabella' and 'Dream of Jeannie Cusamano'. Season 2 episodes are: 'Guy Walks Into a Psychiatrist's Office', 'Do Not Resuscitate', 'Toodle-Fucking-Oo', 'Commendatori', 'Big Girls Don't Cry', 'The Happy Wanderer', 'D-Girl', 'Full Leather Jacket', 'From Where to Eternity', 'Bust Out', 'House Arrest', 'The Knight in White Satin Armour' and 'Funhouse'. Season 3 episodes are: 'Mr. Ruggerio's Neighbourhood', 'Proshai, Livushka', 'Fortunate Son', 'Employee of the Month', 'Another Toothpick', 'University', 'Second Opinion', 'He Is Risen', 'The Telltale Moozadell', 'To Save Us All from Satan's Power', 'Pine Barrens', 'Amour Fou' and 'Army of One'. Season 4 episodes are: 'For All Debts Public and Private', 'No Show', 'Christopher', 'The Weight', 'Pie-O-My', 'Everybody Hurts', 'Watching Too Much Television', 'Mergers and Acquisitions', 'Whoever Did This', 'The Strong, Silent Type', 'Calling All Cars', 'Eloise' and 'Whitecaps'. Season 5 episodes are: 'Two Tonys', 'Rat Pack', 'Where's Johnny?', 'All Happy Families...', 'Irregular Around the Margins', 'Sentimental Education', 'In Camelot', 'Marco Polo', 'Unidentified Black Males', 'Cold Cuts', 'The Test Dream', 'Long Term Parking' and 'All Due Respect'. Season 6 episodes are: 'Members Only', 'Join the Club', 'Mayham', 'The Fleshy Part of the Thigh', 'Mr. and Mrs. John Sacrimoni Request', 'Live Free Or Die', 'Luxury Lounge', 'Johnny Cakes', 'The Ride', 'Moe 'n' Joe', 'Cold Stones', 'Kaisha', 'Soprano Home Movies', 'Stage 5', 'Remember When', 'Chasing It', 'Walk Like a Man', 'Kennedy and Heidi', 'The Second Coming', 'The Blue Comet' and 'Made in America'.
The complete sixth season of the HBO medieval fantasy drama based on the bestselling novel series 'A Song of Ice and Fire' by George R.R. Martin. The programme follows the battle between the Starks and the other noble families of the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros to gain control of the Iron Throne. In this season, Tyrion (Peter Dinklage) attempts to rule Meereen while Daenerys (Emilia Clarke) is held captive by a Dothraki tribe, Bran (Isaac Hempstead Wright) learns more about his powers from the Three-eyed Raven (Max von Sydow), the High Sparrow (Jonathan Pryce) becomes more powerful by influencing King Tommen (Dean-Charles Chapman) and the Stark and Bolton armies meet on the battlefield. The episodes are: 'The Red Woman', 'Home', 'Oathbreaker', 'Book of the Stranger', 'The Door', 'Blood of My Blood', 'The Broken Man', 'No One', 'Battle of the Bastards' and 'The Winds of Winter'.
Parminder Nagra, Keira Knightley, Jonathan Rhys Meyers
West London teenager Jess Bhamra (Parminder Nagra) dreams of having a professional football career, even though her parents are determined that she study to be a lawyer. When she is invited by local girl Jules Paxton (Keira Knightley) to join a women's football team, Jess jumps at the chance, and the team's coach Joe (Jonathan Rhys Meyers) is impressed with her abilities. With Jess and Jules on board, the team begins a winning streak which puts them on track for the finals. However, in the face of continued opposition from her family, and after a falling-out with Jules, Jess is forced to reconsider her future in the game.