The Flintstones (1994)

Brian Levant directed this comedy film based on the Hanna Barbara cartoon series of the same name. Fred Flintstone (John Goodman) lends his best friend Barney Rubble (Rick Moranis) money so he and his wife Bettie (Rosie O’Donnell) can adopt Bam bam. During an aptitude test, Barney switches his aptitude test with Fred with disastrous… Continue reading The Flintstones (1994)

Schindlers List (1993)

‘Whoever saves one life, saves the world entire’ Steven Spielberg directs this American historical period drama based on the true story of the unlikely figure who saved 1,100 Jews from being gassed at Autzwitz. Liam Neeson plays Oscar Schindler who arrives in Kraków hoping to make his fortune from World War 2. After joining the… Continue reading Schindlers List (1993)

Aladdin (1992) and Aladdin at the West End (2017)

‘Genie, you’re free’ Disney’s 31st animated Disney film directed by John Musker and Ron Clements tells the story of street urchin Aladdin (Scott Weineger) who has been sought after by the Sultan’s Vizier Jafar (Jonothan Freeman) to seek out a magic lamp in the cave of Wonders. Aladdin is often in trouble and meets the… Continue reading Aladdin (1992) and Aladdin at the West End (2017)

Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves (1991)

Locksley, I’ll cut your heart out with a spoon.’ Kevin Reynolds directed this action adventure film about nobleman Robin of Locksley who escapes prison saved by prisoner Azeem (Morgan Freeman). Locksley has been fighting on the same side as Richard the Lionheart (Sean Connery) but he is in France. The Sheriff of Nottingham (Alan Rickman)… Continue reading Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves (1991)

Beaches (1988)

‘Be sure to keep in touch CC ok? ‘Sure, we’re friends aren’t we?’ Garry Marshall  directed this American comedy drama film about the friendship of two friends spanning over 35 years; CC Bloom (Bette Midler) and Hillary Whitney (Barbara Hersley). They first meet as children in 1958 (The Big Bang Theory actress Mayim Bialik played… Continue reading Beaches (1988)