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Battle Royale: In the future, the Japanese government captures a class of ninth-grade students and forces them to kill each other under the revolutionary “Battle Royale” act.
Collapse: Based on the book by the best selling author Jared Diamond, this documentary looks at how societal collapses include an environmental component as well as pressures from other societies.
Experiment: US remake of the German film based on the legendary Stanford prison experiment where 26 men are chosen to participate in a psychological study in the roles of guards or prisoners which spirals out of control. Adrien Brody
Mercy: A womanizing best selling novelist who writes about love meets his match in a beautiful literary critic who calls his bluff. Dylan McDermott , James Caan, Scott Caan.
Modern Family: S1 A satirical look at three different families and the trials they face in each of their own uniquely comedic ways.
My Son My Son What Have Ye Done: Directed by Werner Herzog & produced by David Lynch this mesmerizingly strange true story follows a detective’s efforts to discover the motives of a man who kills his mother with a sword. Michael Shannon, Willem Dafoe
Petals: Vagina Dialogues Visual artist Nick Karras takes the viewer on an intimate journey into a traditionally risqué and taboo subject: the vagina
Prince of Persia: A young fugitive prince and princess must stop a villain who unknowingly threatens to destroy the world with a special dagger that enables the magic sand inside to reverse time.
Suck: A comedy centred on a rock ‘n’ roll band that will do anything to become famous from the director Phil the Alien. Malcolm McDowell, Jessica Paré, Iggy Pop, Alice Cooper, Moby, Alex Lifeson, Henry Rollins.
Babies: A look at one year in the life of four babies from around the world, from Mongolia to Namibia to San Francisco to Tokyo.
Being Michael Madsen: Bizarre mockumentary which features Michael Madsen as himself, a star hounded by the tabloids who decides to turn the tables and hires a documentary crew to follow the man responsible for the rumours. David Carradine, Harry Dean Stanton, Daryl Hanna.
Bill Maher: But I’m not Wrong. Stand up comedy special by Bill Maher.
Bored to Death: S1 A noir-rotic comedy starring Ted Danson, Zack Galifianakis and Jason Swartzman.
Glee: S1 A high-school Spanish teacher becomes the director of the school’s Glee club, hoping to restore it to its former glory.
Janeane Garofalo: If you will live in Seattle Emmy nominated stand-up superstar Janeane Garofalo in her first live stand up performance in a decade.
Letters to Juliet: Like Mamma Mia for Shakespeare fans! When a young American travels to the city of Verona, home of the Juliet Capulet of Romeo and Juliet fame, she volunteers to respond to “letters to Juliet” seeking advice about love.
Looking for Eric: Eric, a football fanatic postman, whose life is descending in to crisis receives some life coaching from the famously philosophical former Manchester United footballer, Eric Cantona. Ken Loach
Office: S6 A mockumentary on a group of typical office workers, where the workday consists of ego clashes, inappropriate behavior, and tedium. Based on the hit BBC series.
Raging Phoenix: Impressive martial arts action from Thailand starring Jija Yanin (Chocolate).
Skins: S1 The story of a group of British teens who are trying to grow up and find love and happiness despite questionable parenting and teachers who more want to be friends (and lovers) rather than authority figures.
How I Met Your Mother: S2&3 Egged on by his best friend’s upcoming nuptials, Ted believes he finds the woman of his dreams in Robin — though destiny might have something different in mind.
Percy Jackson: A teenager discovers he’s the descendant of a Greek god and sets out on an adventure to settle an on-going battle between the gods.
Plus some of our favourite classics:
Root: Next Generation
Adventures of Oicee Nash
The Thomas Staff
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