A Christmas Story
Genre: Drama, Biography, Musical
Director: H.C. Potter
In 1911, Vernon Castle, minor comic in a stage revue, pursues the leading lady to a New Jersey beach...where, instead, he meets stage-struck Irene Foote. A few misadventures later, they're married; at Irene's insistence, they abandon comedy to attempt a dancing career, which attempt only lands them in Paris without a sou. Fortunately, agent Maggie Sutton hears them rehearse and starts them on their brilliant career as the world's foremost ballroom dancers. But at the height of their fame, World War I begins...
Country: USA, West Germany
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Director: Wolfgang Petersen
Bastian is a young boy who lives a dreary life being tormented by school bullies. On one such occasion he escapes into a book shop where the old proprieter reveals an ancient story-book to him, which he is warned can be dangerous. Shortly after, he "borrows" the book and begins to read it in the school attic where he is drawn into the mythical land of Fantasia, which desperately needs a hero to save it from destruction.
Country: France, West Germany
Director: Claude Sautet
A simple story about simple people. A 38 old divorced woman (Marie), who now has a lover (Serge) but decides to leave him, abort his baby, and then returns with her ex-husband (Georges). Their daily life and of their friends, who have the same typical problems.
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Family
Director: Pau Freixas
Xavi goes down to his family holiday home in Spain where he meets his best friends. As a gang they enter a race to win the magic tree house where Xavi can wish for his Dad to come back ...
Genre: Comedy, Family, Animation
Director: Steven Lisberger
Animalympics is all about the Animal Olympics Contest where all the animals around the world gather to take part in everything from skiing in North America to the very long marathon race in humid conditions. With lively music provided by Graham Gouldman, the film is very different to other cartoons, being more of a drama-comedy than cartoon. With a turtle hosting the proceedings and a killer whale competing against a sting ray in the swimming competition.
Genre: Comedy, Family
Director: Elliot Hegarty
The Midnight Gang follows a young boy named Tom after he's admitted to hospital following a cricket accident.
Genre: Horror, Action, Comedy
Director: Mark Goldblatt
Roger Mortis and Doug Bigelow are cops that are chasing crooks that are dead serious about crime. Or should I say they are chasing dead crooks perpetrating serious crimes? Seems some nutcase has learned how to bring back the dead and is sending them on crime sprees. Now these indestructable goons are in the way of officers Mortis and Bigelow. To even things up, when Mortis is killed (in the line of duty, of course) he gets a jump start from the Resurrection machine and takes the fight to the zombie bad guys.
Director: Tamra Davis
In order to inherit his fed up father's hotel empire, an immature and lazy man must repeat grades 1-12 all over again.
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Director: William Dear
The Henderson family adopt a friendly Sasquatch but have a hard time trying to keep the legend of 'Bigfoot' a secret.
Genre: Horror, Comedy, Fantasy
Director: Bob Clark
Six friends dig up a corpse to use in a Satanic ritual to make the dead rise from their graves.