Joss Ackland has performed more than one hundred and thirty television and film roles. For his performance in ‘White Mischief,’ where he portrayed Jock Delves, he earned a ‘BAFTA Award’ nomination. In 1960s and 1970s he worked steadily in films and television. In one of his interviews he also quoted that because he was a workaholic, he appeared in a number of ‘awful films.’ Some of his popular films include ‘A Kid in King Arthur’s Court,’ ‘The Mighty Ducks,’ ‘Nowhere to Run,’ ‘Lethal Weapon 2,’ ‘The Hunt for Red October,’ ‘D3: The Mighty Ducks,’ ‘Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey,’ ‘K-19: The Widowmaker,’ ‘The Object of Beauty,’ and various others. Some of his noteworthy television credits include ‘David Copperfield,’ ‘The Troubleshooters,’ ‘A Place of One’s Own,’ ‘Mystery and Imagination,’ ‘A Murder of Quality,’ etc.
At the height of the Cold War, Soviet submarine captain Marko Ramius, commanding the latest nearly undetectable nuclear missile submarine Red October, defies orders and sets course for America's east coast. After its presence is briefly detected, Jack Ryan, CIA analyst and former Marine, is given three days to confirm his theory that Ramius plans to defect.
In the 1970s London, gangster Vic Daikin is violent, brutal and mother-obsessed. He moves from his usual protection/extortion rackets and plans an ambitious robbery of a factory payroll. He goes ahead to blackmail a Member of Parliament. However, Scotland Yard Police Inspector Bob Matthews is after him and may eventually bring about Daikin’s downfall.
Soon after LAPD officers Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh find one million dollars’ worth of South African Krugerrands, they are taken off the case and reassigned to protect a witness Leo Getz. However, the two cases have a connection with a gang of South African drug dealers including a high profile personality who enjoys diplomatic immunity.
A descendant of Sherlock Holmes’s arch-nemesis, Professor James Moriarty, sets a plan in motion to take control of the world in five days. The present-day Arthur Sherlock Holmes and the severely bumbling fool, Dr. Watson, decide to take Moriarty down. As they struggle to make sense of things Moriarty keeps killing everyone around them.
Captain Vostrikov is commander of K-19, Soviet Union’s first ballistic missile nuclear submarine. Out in its maiden voyage, K-19 surfaces in the Arctic as per schedule and successfully launches a test missile. Then a disaster takes place, which may lead to the death of all abroad and cause a nuclear explosion. Will Vostrikov still abide by the order?
Financial genius, Doc Fletcher, is sent to Lugano to obtain a bank so that his mobster boss can easily launder black money. But the bank turns out to have only a few hundred dollars in assets. When a chance to invest in an Iranian silver mine opens up, Fletcher sees an opportunity to turn bad luck into fortune.
After being pulled over for drunk driving, attorney Gordon Bombay, is sentenced to community service, which involves being a coach for a very weak hockey team.
Dorey Walker, who is Cole’s Department Store’s special events director, decides to fire Tony Falacchi from being their Santa Claus after he gets drunk before taking part in the Thanksgiving Parade. He soon spots an elderly man whom he thinks will be a perfect Santa.
This sci-fi comedy film is about a tyrant from the future who creates android doubles of Bill and Ted, and sends them back in time to eliminate the originals.
After being released from prison, an American is hired in a London bank as an electrician. However, his former acquaintances show up and force him to take part in their well-planned heist, being their inside-man.
The plot of the movie, based on Derek Lambert’s 1975 novel Touch the Lion's Paw, revolves around two jewel thieves – Jack and Gillian – who meet each other at a party and fall in love. Jack has planned a theft of $30 million in uncut diamonds but is unaware that Gillian has been blackmailed and planted by a Scotland Yard's chief inspector Cyril Willis who wants to apprehend him before retiring.
Caligula is a historical drama film, which revolves around the tragic story of Gaius Germanicus Caligula, Rome’s most infamous Caesar. The film depicts how he rises to power and how he eventually meets his downfall.
Loosely based on the real-life romance between Aristotle Onassis and Jacqueline Kennedy, the movie tells the story of Greek mogul Theo Tomasis and his relationship with Liz Cassidy, the widow of an assassinated US President. Political twists and personal tragedies further complicate their lives.
An unruly team of hockey misfits manage to earn a scholarship to a prestigious school named Eden Hall Academy. With the help of their coach, they soon take on the arrogant varsity team of the school.
When two KGB agents are accidentally killed by the CIA during a mission, the head of CIA in Paris forms a pact with his Russian counterpart to have two CIA agents killed, to avoid further escalation. When agents Bruland and Griff are chosen as the sacrificial lambs they form an alliance to escape.
With a hope to escape destruction by human developers and in order to save their community, a colony of rabbits, which are led by Hazel and Fiver, seek out a safe place to establish a new warren.
Sen noci svatojánské is a Czechoslovak animated puppet film, which is based on Midsummer’s Night Dream, a play by the famous author William Shakespeare.