Films Tagged "Adventure"

The Motorcycle Diaries (15)

The Motorcycle Diaries is a fascinating, multi-layered film, both light and deeply serious. It is a rites of passage movie, a road movie, and one…

Stand by Me (15)

Young boys go looking for the body of a missing teenager and hope to become heroes on finding it. A marvellously engaging adventure about boyhood…

The Bear (PG)

A bear cub loses his mother but they joins a wounded male and although captured by hunters he escapes to the wild again. Compelling viewing,…

Pathfinder (15)

The first film in the Lapp language. A visual experience with a simple plot. Set many centuries ago, the story centres around a teenage boy…

The Fall (15)

The bones of the story are quite simple. Set in a hospital on the edge of Los Angeles in the 1920s, a badly injured young…

North Face (12a)

Set in 1936, this film is based on a true story of an attempt to climb the north face of the Eiger. Known as “the…

Black Robe (15)

A compelling saga of Father Laforgue, an ambitious young Jesuit, whose mission to save the ‘savage’ Indians soon becomes a desperate struggle for his own…

Into the West (PG)

A white horse becomes attached to a family and gains mythical status. After living in their flat it is sold illegally but the two young…

Into the Wild (15)

Telling the true story of ill-fated adventurer Christopher McCandless, ‘Into The Wild’ plays like a haunting postcard from the great beyond. Sean Penn adapted the…

Hugo 3D (U)

Legendary storyteller Martin Scorsese invites you to join him on an enchanting journey to a magical world with his first ever 3-D film, based on…

Nebraska (15)

Part classic road movie, part Canterbury Tale, with a touch of King Lear. This film is slow paced, mesmerizing, sometimes very funny. A son tries…