Films Tagged "Comedy"

Everyone Says I Love You (12a)

This is a featherlight confection, vintage Woody Allen, a musical comedy that follows the lives of an extended family from New York’s upper East Side.…

Traffic (PG)

A classic Jacques Tati film which chronicles Monsieur Hulot’s bumbling efforts to transport the camper-van that he has designed from Paris to the Amsterdam Motor…

My Beautiful Laundrette (15)

The story revolves around the business and personal relationship between a white and an Asian in south London. Contradictory themes are skilfully woven together in…

Travelling North (15)

Leo McKern and Julia Blake as unmarried couple who leave Melbourne to travel north after his retirement. A poignant tragi-comic film about love in the…

Somers Town (12a)

Somers Town occupies the area in London around King’s Cross, Euston and St Pancras. Eurostar approached Shane Meadows and asked him to make a film…

When Harry Met Sally…… (15)

Harry and Sally meet at college but are determined not to get involved with each other. They keep meeting and discuss their own disastrous affairs.…

The Triplets of Belleville (12a)

Sylvain Chomet’s delightful animated feature is touching, hilarious and so French you can taste it! It playfully alludes to Jacques Tati and is influenced by…

Good bye, Lenin! (15)

In East Germany in 1989, a young man protests against the regime. His mother watches the police arresting him has a heart attack and falls…

Cinema Paradiso (15)

A hotel room in a city; the telephone rings. Salvatore (Toto) eventually takes the call and hears some disturbing news, then heads home. The film…

Rosalie Goes Shopping (15)

Rosalie loved shopping. A house full of worldly goods and a family, preparing wonderful meals. But Rosalie’s methods of shopping are not that legal and…

The Man on the Train (12a)

CFS has screened two films directed by veteran filmmaker, Patrice Leconte, Ridicule and The Girl on the Bridge, and as with these films a current…

The Station Agent (15)

When his only friend and co-worker dies, a young man, born with dwarfism, inherits and moves to an abandoned train depot in rural New Jersey.…

Let’s Hope It’s a Girl (15)

Italian comedy about the break up and subsequent reunion of a family. The film is as ramshackle as the old house in which it is…

Seducing Doctor Lewis (15)

I once went out with a country girl from the stony windswept west of Ireland – Mary, a cattle farmer’s daughter. She showed me some…

Mighty Aphrodite (15)

A very witty Woody Allen film from his ‘golden period’, with dialogue that is sharp and funny. Woody Allen plays Lenny Weinrib, a sportswriter, married…

Bagdad Café (12a)

A German tourist is abandoned by her husband in the Arizona desert. She stumbles upon a run-down cafe and soon gets to work changing it…

Dean Spanley (PG)

Set in England in the aftermath of the Boer War, Horatio Fisk (Peter O’Toole) is an elderly widower mourning the death in the war of…

The Fisher King (15)

An affluent disc-jockey inadvertently incites a phone-in caller to multiple murders but is saved by the homeless and penniless Robin Williams taking him on a…

The Concert (15)

This is a funny, feel-good, ‘caper’ movie with Tchaikovsky’s great Violin Concerto in D Major at its heart. Ex-conductor Andrei Simoniovich Filipov (Alexei Guskov) is…

Mississippi Masala (15)

Lively performances from Denzel Washington and Sarita Choudhury as the young lovers struggling through the haunting memories of their past. Unusual and amusing love story.…

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