Beneath Hill 60
Country: Italy, Soviet Union
Genre: Action, Drama, Biography, History, War
Director: Sergey Bondarchuk
After defeating France and imprisoning Napoleon on Elba, ending two decades of war, Europe is shocked to find Napoleon has escaped and has caused the French Army to defect from the King back to him. The best of the British generals, the Duke of Wellington, beat Napolean's best generals in Spain and Portugal, but has never faced Napoleon. Wellington stands between Napoleon with a makeshift Anglo-Allied army and the Prussians. A Napoleon victory will plunge Europe back into a long term war. An allied victory could bring long term peace to Europe. The two meet at Waterloo where the fate of Europe will be decided.
Country: Germany, France, Poland
Genre: Drama, History, War
Director: Agnieszka Holland
A Jewish boy, separated from his family in the early days of WWII, poses as a German orphan and is thereafter taken into the heart of the Nazi world as a 'war hero' and eventually made a Hitler Youth. Although improbabilities and happenstance are cornerstones of the film, it is based upon a true story.
Genre: Drama, Biography, History, War
Director: Roland Joffé
In real life, Robert Oppenheimer was the scientific head of the Manhattan Project, the secret wartime project in New Mexico where the first atomic bombs were designed and built. General Leslie Groves was in overall command of it. This film reenacts the project with an emphasis on their relationship.
Country: Mexico, USA, UK
Genre: Drama, Thriller, History, War
Director: Oliver Stone
A journalist, down on his luck in the US, drives to El Salvador to chronicle the events of the 1980 military dictatorship, including the assasination of Archbishop Oscar Romero. He forms an uneasy alliance with both guerillas in the countryside who want him to get pictures out to the US press, and the right-wing military, who want him to bring them photographs of the rebels. Meanwhile he has to find a way of protecting his Salvadorean girlfriend and getting her out of the country.
Director: Daina Reid
A commitment-phobe and a New Ager buddy-up to win over the women of their respective dreams.
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Director: Joseph Sims-Dennett
In the grip of grief following the death of his young son, his marriage on the rocks and nearing bankruptcy, Parker reluctantly returns to work as a private investigator. Embarking on an ...
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Director: Daniel Krige
Six captive office workers are literally chained to their desks by deranged former regional manager Thomas Reddmann (Redd). He assigns his 'human resources' the impossible task of proving his innocence or suffering gruesome consequences.
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Romance
Director: Mac Carter
An introvert teen befriends his new neighbor, and together the couple begin to explore the haunted house that his family has just purchased.
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Director: Jeremy Sims
When Rex, a Broken Hill cab driver, is told he doesn't have long to live, he sets out on an epic journey to Darwin in a bid to die on his own terms.
Genre: Drama, Romance
Director: Stephen Lance
What starts as a beautiful and strangely innocent affair between a vulnerable teenage romantic and a French S&M mistress soon becomes more dangerous.