Adrenaline Rush: The Science of Risk
- 40 min
Adrenaline Rush: the Science of Risk takes audiences on a breathtaking journey from extraordinary heights, featuring spectacular footage of extreme skydiving while delving into both the biology of risk-taking and the physics that make human flight possible
- 91 min
FAA system analyzer named Neil McCabe is the only person who seems to have this different hunch towards a group of international terrorists after a horrific plane incident occured. He thinks that an evil genius computer hacker sets out and manipulate the computer electronical system which linked to several airplanes to cause destruction and tragedy. In order to prevent the mishap, McCabe and his teammate, Rudy, finds out about the machine used by the criminals which leads them to a psychotic...
- 120 min
AKA is the story of a disaffected youth's search for love, status, and identity in late 1970s Britain. 18-year old Dean is handsome and bright, but feels hampered by his working-class background and by his family. In order to make something of himself, Dean assumes another identity and manages to enter high society. As he navigates this decadent new world, he meets a host of characters, including David, an older gay man who desires him, and Benjamin, a young hustler from Texas who has also...
- 110 min
Experience the fear as you're sucked into the disturbed mind of Alex. Tormented by harrowing voices of the past Alex searches for the one girl who can silence the horror of a tortured soul. As the quest becomes darker and more sinister Alex's fear filled stalking leaves behind a trail of dead bodies. Inspector Hannah is the detective who makes a desperate attempt to piece together the mystery as he is drawn into this terrifying journey. Written by Anonymous
America Beyond the Color Line with Henry Louis Gates Jr.
- 225 min
Through numerous personal interviews, professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. examines the past, present, and future of black/white race relations in the USA.
Art City 2: Simplicty
- 58 min
Travelling around the country, Art City: Simplicity takes viewers on a revealing trip into the studios and lives of a group of singular artists. On a desert mesa outside Santa Fe, Richard Tuttle invents his mysterious and marvellously humble forms, made of wire, cardboard, wood. In Taos, Agnes Martin rhythmically repeats extremely simplified images. Near the Santa Monica surf, John Baldessari, aims for successful juxtapositions of photographs and text. In his North Hollywood living room,...
- 58 min
With archive film clips and interviews, this brief look at a frequently overlooked historical period of filmmaking acts as an introduction rather than a complete record. It features interviews with some of the genre's biggest stars, like Fred Williamson, Pam Grier, and Richard Roundtree. Director Melvin Van Peebles discusses the historical importance of his landmark film Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song. For a contemporary perspective, the excitable Quentin Tarantino offers his spirited...
Babylon 5 - The Legend of the Rangers - To Live and Die in Starlight
- 90 min
After being punished for retreat from combat, Ranger David Martel is given command of the Liandra, a haunted 20-year old Minbari fighting ship. He's escorting ambassadors to a secret archaeological site, the oldest city on record and a clue to a dangerous ancient race. Written by E. Selma
Battle of the Atlantic
Hitler's submarines, his "Grey Wolves," made their first appearance in 1939, and by 1942 had brought the Allies to the brink of defeat. Churchill would later admit, "The only thing that ever really frightened me during the War was the U-boat peril." At the most desperate hour, the capture of an Enigma machine and the invention of radar would prove instrumental in turning the battle, and therefore the war, around. This three-part series includes eyewitness accounts from former U-boat crew...
- 101 min
A fairy tale-like love story between young circus artist Lola and the bear Misha, who one day transforms into a human.
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Ben & Arthur
- 85 min
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Beneath Loch Ness
- 96 min
A scientific expedition to Loch Ness runs into trouble when the group leader is killed in a mysterious diving accident. Soon after, when the unorthodox Professor Howell shows up to take over as leader of the group, more strange incidents and attacks start to occur. While Howell and TV producer Elizabeth Borden (who has been financing the team's work in exchange for exclusive footage of their discoveries) are busy investigating the source of the attacks, the body of an enormous sea...
Better Luck Tomorrow
- 101 min
Everyone knows a person like Ben - the perfect Asian American high school teen - extremely intelligent, a perfectionist, overachiever whose tunnel vision leads to nothing less than graduating at the top of the class and acceptance to the best Ivy League university. Ben lives in an upper middle class, conservative suburb of Orange County, California. As Ben struggles to achieve social success in high school, we discover his darker side. Along with two friends, Virgil, a brilliant yet awkward,...
Beyond the Gates of Splendor
- 96 min
Set in the Amazon Basin of Ecuador, "Beyond the Gates" tells the story of the Waodani, a violent and isolated tribe - the most violent culture known to man with a homicide rate of 60% - and five North American families who contacted them. All five of the North American men were killed by Waodani tribesmen. Following the killings, Elisabeth Elliot, the wife of one of the men Rachel Saint, the sister of another went to live with the Waodani. Soon after the killings and the new relationships...
Biggie and Tupac
- 107 min
Nick Broomfield's documentary investigates the shooting deaths of rappers Tupac Shakur (in Las Vegas in September 1996) and Biggie Smalls (in Los Angeles, in front of the Soul Train Music Awards, in March 1997).
- 107 min
A protest march in Derry, Northern Ireland, in 1972 - led by civil rights activist Ivan Cooper was fired upon by British troops, killing 13 and wounding 14 more.
- 92 min
BLUE CAR is an evocative drama that tells the story of an 18 year-old girl, abandoned by her father and neglected by her overworked mother, who turns for solace and inspiration to her English teacher. What starts out as a mentoring relationship becomes increasingly complex and ambiguous as the tension in her family escalates.
- 98 min
The hazards of bio-accumulation, pollution, and the makeup of what we commonly hope are benign plastics are tackled in this documentary.
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- 101 min
Rahul Seth (Khanna) is a dashing young millionaire who believes he is �western� enough to rebel against his mother (Chatterjee) and grandmother (Pathak). They are not too keen about his Caucasian girlfriend Kimberly (Par�) who, to make matters worse, is a pop star. Before you can say �karmic intervention,� Kimberly dies in a freak accident and Rahul is devastated. Instead of allowing him to mourn in peace, Rahul�s mother sees the opportunity she�s been...
- 82 min
The FBI sought the help of Lucinda Pond (Jeanne Tripplehorn), a former agent of the body, to try to locate the author of a series of murders that allegedly may have committed his brother. Lucinda, who left the police years ago, decides to help reluctantly convinced by an old boyfriend (Leland Orser). The tracks are directly related to the abuse that Lucinda and her brother suffered during his childhood, which seems to be in the suspect has caused a serious psychological disorder.