Self-Access Centre - English - Films

127 Hours

Danny Boyle , 2010
A mountain climber becomes trapped under a boulder while canyoneering alone near Moab, Utah and resorts to desperate measures in order to survive.
  • English subtitles
  • 94

16 Years of Alcohol

Richard Jobson , 2003
16 years of alcohol is about a skinhead named Frankie; his violent childhood, alcoholism and his love for Ska.
  • English subtitles
  • 102

21 Grams

Alejandro González Iñárritu , 2003
A freak accident brings together a critically ill mathematician, a grieving mother and a born-again ex-con.
  • English subtitles
  • 124

25th Hour

Spike Lee , 2002
Cornered by the DEA, convicted New York drug dealer Montgomery Brogan reevaluates his life in the 24 remaining hours before facing a seven-year jail term.
  • English subtitles
  • 135

28 Days Later...

Danny Boyle , 2002
Four weeks after a mysterious, incurable virus spreads throughout the UK, a handful of survivors try to find sanctuary.
  • English subtitles
  • 113

28 Weeks Later

Juan Carlos Fresnadillo , 2007
Six months after the rage virus was inflicted on the population of Great Britain, the US Army helps to secure a small area of London for the survivors to repopulate and start again. But not everything goes to plan.
  • English subtitles
  • 100


Zack Snyder , 2006
King Leonidas and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C.
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  • 117

A Beautiful Mind

Ron Howard , 2001
After a brilliant but asocial mathematician accepts secret work in cryptography, his life takes a turn to the nightmarish.
  • English subtitles
  • 135

A Clockwork Orange

Stanley Kubrick , 1971
In future Britain, charismatic delinquent Alex DeLarge is jailed and volunteers for an experimental aversion therapy developed by the government in an effort to solve society's crime problem... but not all goes to plan.
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  • 136

A Few Good Men

Rob Reiner , 1992
Neo military lawyer Kaffee defends Marines accused of murder; they contend they were acting under orders.
  • English subtitles
  • 138

A Guide to Recognising Your Saints

Dito Montiel , 2006
The movie is a coming-of-age drama about a boy growing up in Astoria, N.Y., during the 1980s. As his friends end up dead, on drugs or in prison, he comes to believe he has been saved from their fate by various so-called saints.
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  • 98

A Knight's Tale

Brian Helgeland , 2001
After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight.
  • English subtitles
  • 132

A Room with a View

James Ivory , 1985
When Lucy Honeychurch and chaperone Charlotte Bartlett find themselves in Florence with rooms without views...
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  • 117

A Simple Plan

Sam Raimi , 1998
When three blue collar acquaintances come across millions of dollars in lost cash they make a plan to keep their find from the authorities but find complications and mistrust weaving its way into their plan.
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  • 121

A Time to Kill

Joel Schumacher , 1996
A young lawyer defends a black man accused of murdering two men who raped his 10-year-old daughter, sparking a rebirth of the KKK.
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  • 149


Spike Jonze , 2002
A lovelorn screenwriter turns to his less talented twin brother for help when his efforts to adapt a non-fiction book go nowhere.
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  • 114

Ae Fond Kiss...

Ken Loach , 2004
Sparks fly in Glasgow's south side when a young Asian man enters into a relationship with a Caucasian woman.
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  • 104


Ridley Scott , 1979
The crew of a commercial deep space mining ship, investigating a suspected S.O.S., lands on a distant planet and discovers a nest of strange eggs.
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  • 117

Alien: Resurrection

Jean-Pierre Jeunet , 1997
200 years after her death, Ellen Ripley is revived as a powerful human/Alien hybrid clone who must continue her war against the Aliens.
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  • 109


James Cameron , 1986
The crew of a commercial deep space mining ship, investigating a suspected S.O.S., lands on a distant planet and discovers a nest of strange eggs.
  • No subtitles
  • 137

All or Nothing

Mike Leigh , 2002
A transfer student to a rough high school tries joining the cheer-leading squad and she not only faces off against the head cheerleader, but against her former school in preparation for a cheer-off competition.
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  • 128


Milos Forman , 1984
The incredible story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback by his peer and secret rival Antonio Salieri - now confined to an insane asylum.
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  • 160

American Beauty

Sam Mendes , 1999
Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation for his daughter's attractive friend.
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  • 122

American Gangster

Ridley Scott , 2007
In 1970s America, a detective works to bring down the drug empire of Frank Lucas, a heroin kingpin from Manhattan, who is smuggling the drug into the country from the Far East.
  • English subtitles
  • 157


Steven Spielberg , 1997
About a 1839 mutiny aboard a slave ship that is traveling towards the northeastern coast of America. Much of the story involves a court-room drama about the free man who led the revolt.
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  • 152

An Education

Lone Scherfig , 2009
A coming-of-age story about a teenage girl in 1960s suburban London, and how her life changes with the arrival of a playboy nearly twice her age.
  • No subtitles
  • 100

An Inconvenient Truth

Davis Guggenheim , 2006
A documentary on Al Gore's campaign to make the issue of global warming a recognized problem worldwide.
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  • 100

Animal Kingdom

David Michôd , 2010
Tells the story of seventeen year-old J (Josh) as he navigates his survival amongst an explosive criminal family and the detective who thinks he can save him.
  • No subtitles
  • 113