A girl on a bridge is preparing to take her own life Adele (Vanessa Paradis) looks determined to jump but a passing stranger offers her an alternative ending. Gabor (Daniel Auteil) is a circus act on the search for a new assistant but is this where all knife-throwers like him find their new targets or is this just love at first sight? Adele takes a gamble on fate and enters Gabor's strange but exciting world. As a double act they breathe life into each other and rediscover good fortune. With Gabor's skill and Adele's stunning looks they take their act to the edge and are soon thrilling audiences across Europe. Adele is in debt to Gabor for her new confidence in life and is sure it will help her find Mr Right. However the moment they are apart luck deserts them and it is only now that they truly realise the effect they had on each other. This is a unique enchanting romantic comedy that leaves a lasting impression.
Thirteen of the most acclaimed directors of horror and suspense have gathered from around the world to tell their darkest dreams in their own distinctive styles. Each film is a stand-alone exercise in terror made by the creative talent behind some of the most horrifying and groundbreaking cinema of all time...They share a mission: To send a chill up your spine. They are the Masters of Horror.This Second Volume of Series 2 contains the final 6 films together with more than 10 hours of Special Features.Includes - We All Scream For Ice Cream; Sounds Like; The Washingtonians; The Damned Thing; Dream Cruise; The V Word
Young at HeartDoris Day and Frank Sinatra in “Young at Heart” with Gig Young Ethel Barrymore Dorothy Malone Robert Keith Elisabeth Fraser Alan Hale Jr. Includes songs by Cole Porter George Gershwin Ira Gershwin Harold Arlen Johnny Mercer Screenplay by Julius J. Epstein and Lenore Coffee Adaptation by Liam O’Brien From a story by Fannie Hurst Produced by Henry Blanke Directed by Gordon DouglasThat Touch of MinkA breezy stylish comedy that’s rich with romantic delights. Co-starring Cary Grant.Lover Come BackRomantic comedy with Doris Day and Rock Hudson as two Madison Avenue advertising rivals.Pillow TalkThe uninhibited story of a carefree bachelor and a carefree career girl and the hilarious things that happen when they tangle.
A collection of classic Laurel & Hardy including the feature-length comedy Saps at Sea - Laurel & Hardy's last film for Hal Roach - in which Stan's trombone-playing aggravates Ollie's newly-acquired allergy to the sound of horns! Continuing the musical connection are two short comedies in which our heroes struggle to earn a living as musicians: Below Zero - presented in both its original version and in its rare Spanish-language edition with L&H speaking their own dialogue - and one of their best silents You're Darn Tootin'.Episodes include:SAPS AT SEA - restored black-and-white versionSAPS AT SEA - computer-colour versionYOU'RE DARN TOOTIN' - restored black-and-white silent comedy with musicBELOW ZERO - restored black-and-white versionBELOW ZERO - computer-colour versionTIEMBLA Y TITUBEA - Below Zero in an extended Spanish-language edition with Laurel & Hardy speaking their own dialogue
Recorded and broadcast live from New York City's Broadway Theatre at the culmination of his historic 2002 sold-out tour the Robin Williams Live On Broadway DVD finds the Oscar winning actor/writer/comedian returning after 16 years to his stand up roots to deliver what the Washington Post calls ... in its madcap way a seminal cultural event.A report on the planet and a report form the planet for those watching from outer space. this DVD puts you front row at the comedy event - where Williams pranced flounced minced pounced zigzagged hip-hopped whirled and twirled talking nonstop about everything from surgically enhanced breasts to the great anthrax scare.Live On Broadway captures the manic comic energy of Robin Williams on full hurricane force.
Camp musical sci-fi horror movie spoof The Rocky Horror Picture Show has become - thanks to elaborate audience participation on the midnight movie circuit - the definitive cult film. When bland engaged couple Brad (Barry Bostwick) and Janet (Susan Sarandon) seek shelter after their car breaks down in a storm, they find themselves made welcome in the very weird home of mad scientist Dr Frank N. Furter (Tim Curry), an alien transvestite who is building a monster called Rocky. The film was written by Richard O'Brien, who co-stars as sinister singing butler Riff-Raff, and songs include the immortal 'Time Warp' and 'Sweet Transvestite'. One of the most bizarrely entertaining and satisfying musicals ever made.
Titles Comprise: ; ; Dracula: Although there have been numerous screen versions of Bram Stoker's classic tale Dracula none is more enduring than this 1931 movie. Towering ominously among the shadows of the Carpathian Mountains Castle Dracula strikes fear in the hearts of the Transylvanian villagers below. With the superb Bela Lugosi starring as the screen's most popular vampire Count Dracula the film's eerie and chilling mood is enhanced by specialist horror director Tod Browning. Dracula remains a masterpiece not only of the genre but for all time. ; ; Frankenstein: Boris Karloff stars as the screen's most memorable monster in what many consider to be the greatest horror film ever made. Dr. Frankenstein (Colin Clive) dares to tamper with life and death by creating a human monster (Karloff) out of lifeless body parts. It is director James Whale's adaptation of the Mary Shelley novel blended with Karloff's compassionate portrayal of a creature groping for identity that makes Frankenstein a masterpiece not only of the genre but for all time. ; ; The Wolf Man: The original horror classic that introduced one of the screen's most infamous monsters! Lon Chaney Jr. portrays Larry Talbot who returns to his father's (Claude Rains) castle in Wales and meets a beautiful woman (Evelyn Ankers). One fateful night Talbot escorts her to a local carnival where Jenny's fate is revealed by a mysterious gypsy fortune teller. Today over 65 years after it was first released the dreamlike atmospheres and elaborate settings combined with a chilling musical score make The Wolf Man a masterpiece not only of the genre but for all time! ; ; The Bride of Frankenstein: One of the most popular horror classics of all time and an acclaimed sequel to the original Frankenstein. The legendary Boris Karloff reprises his role as the screen's most misunderstood monster who now longs for a mate of his own. Colin Clive is back as the overly ambitious Dr. Frankenstein who creates the ill-fated bride (Elsa Lanchester). Directed by the original's James Whale (his last horror film) and featuring a haunting musical score The Bride of Frankenstein ranks as one of the finest films not only of the genre but for all time.
Set in 1998 Fanboys tells the story of four childhood friends who all share the love for one thing Star Wars! They love it that much that they decide to go a mission together to steal the first copy of Episode One before it is released. Wild adventure comedy starring Jay Baruchel Kristen Bell and Seth Rogen.
This collectors 10 DVD box set features all the top movie stars from the golden age of comedy.Includes:At War With The Army.Flying Deuces.Jack And The Beanstalk.Utopia.Africa Screams.Harold Lloyd And Friends.W.C. Fields Collection (Six Short Movies).Inspector General.March Of The Wooden Soldiers.Charlie Chaplin 11.