With HandMade Films (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Monty Python's Life of Brian (1979)
R | 94 min | Comedy
Born on the original Christmas in the stable next door to Jesus, Brian of Nazareth spends his life being mistaken for a messiah.
Votes: 332,275 | Gross: $20.05M
2. Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)
R | 107 min | Comedy, Crime
A botched card game in London triggers four friends, thugs, weed-growers, hard gangsters, loan sharks and debt collectors to collide with each other in a series of unexpected events, all for the sake of weed, cash and two antique shotguns.
Votes: 490,298 | Gross: $3.90M
3. Time Bandits (1981)
PG | 110 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
A young boy accidentally joins a band of time travelling dwarves, as they jump from era to era looking for treasure to steal.
Votes: 53,105 | Gross: $42.37M
7. The Burning (1981)
R | 91 min | Horror
A former summer camp caretaker, horribly burned from a prank gone wrong, lurks around an upstate New York summer camp bent on killing the teenagers responsible for his disfigurement.
8. Planet 51 (2009)
PG | 91 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
An alien civilization is invaded by Astronaut Chuck Baker, who believes that the planet was uninhabited. Wanted by the military, Baker must get back to his ship before it goes into orbit without him.
Votes: 47,108 | Gross: $42.09M
12. A Matador's Mistress (2008)
Not Rated | 92 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
The film starts in the trip from Sevilla to Linares, where Manolete stops in Córdoba to see his mother. He will be remembering some passages of his life.
13. How to Get Ahead in Advertising (1989)
R | 90 min | Comedy, Fantasy
Dennis Dimbleby Bagley is a brilliant young advertising executive who can't come up with a slogan to sell a revolutionary new pimple cream. His obsessive worrying affects not only his ... See full summary »
Votes: 4,985 | Gross: $0.42M
14. Twice Upon a Yesterday (1998)
R | 91 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
A shambling, out-of-work actor, desperate to win back the affections of his ex-girlfriend, unexpectedly stumbles upon a way to turn back the clock.
Votes: 2,256 | Gross: $0.26M
15. Track 29 (1988)
R | 90 min | Drama, Mystery
A doctor's wife tires of his obsession with model trains, and spends her days wondering about the son she gave up for adoption at birth. While eating at a roadside café, she encounters a ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,706 | Gross: $0.43M
16. Nuns on the Run (1990)
PG-13 | 89 min | Comedy, Crime
Brian and Charlie work for a gangster. When their boss learns they want to "leave", he sets them up to be killed, after they help rob the local Triads of their drug dealing profits. They ... See full summary »
Votes: 7,043 | Gross: $10.96M
17. Shanghai Surprise (1986)
PG-13 | 97 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Glendon Wasey is a fortune hunter looking for a fast track out of China. Gloria Tatlock is a missionary nurse seeking the curing powers of opium for her patients. Fate sets them on a hectic... See full summary »
Votes: 4,605 | Gross: $2.32M
18. The Missionary (1982)
R | 90 min | Comedy
In 1905, after 10 years of missionary work in Africa, the Rev. Charles Fortesque is recalled to England, where his bishop gives him his new assignment - to minister to London's prostitutes.... See full summary »
Votes: 1,840 | Gross: $7.24M
19. Five Corners (1987)
R | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A psychotic young man returns to his old neighborhood after release from prison. He seeks out the woman he previously tried to rape and the man who protected her, with twisted ideas of love for her and hate for him.
Votes: 2,765 | Gross: $0.97M
20. The Wrong Guy (1997)
PG-13 | 92 min | Comedy, Thriller
After his boss is murdered, Nelson is on the run for fear of prosecution. He hides out in a small town to avoid the police, which should be easy because they know he didn't do it and they aren't looking for him.
21. A Private Function (1984)
R | 92 min | Comedy
In post-war Britain, food rationing continues, leading a married couple to become involved in the flourishing bacon black market.
Votes: 2,288 | Gross: $2.53M
22. Powwow Highway (1989)
R | 88 min | Drama
Depicts the struggles of reservation-dwelling Native Americans in the North Central United States. The main character is an introspective and lovable person in a process of seeking pride ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,437 | Gross: $0.28M
23. Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl (1982)
R | 77 min | Documentary, Comedy, Musical
The Monty Python troupe perform a combination of classic sketches and new material at the Hollywood Bowl.
Votes: 12,555 | Gross: $0.33M
24. The Stone Angel (2007)
R | 116 min | Drama
A 90-year-old woman, rapidly losing her memory and knowing that sooner or later her life will be over, returns to the Manitoba farmhouse she grew up in to try and make peace with her dysfunctional family.
Votes: 1,586 | Gross: $0.46M
25. Water (1985)
PG-13 | 115 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
A British diplomat to a West Indian island nation finds his idyllic existence thrown into chaos when a large American drilling company finds a huge source of natural mineral water there.
Votes: 2,062 | Gross: $1.26M
26. The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne (1987)
R | 116 min | Drama, Romance
A middle-aged spinster falls in love with a fellow resident of her boardinghouse, who mistakenly believes she has the money to help him start a new business.
Votes: 773 | Gross: $0.52M
27. Bullshot Crummond (1983)
PG | 85 min | Action, Comedy
The dashing Captain Hugh "Bullshot" Crummond - WWI ace fighter pilot, Olympic athlete, racing driver, part-time sleuth and all round spiffing chap - must save the world from the dastardly ... See full summary »
28. Checking Out (1989)
R | 96 min | Comedy
A successful family man, who works for an airline, becomes consumed by fear of death after his colleague and best friend dies in front of him from heart attack while telling the setup for the joke: "Why don't Italians like barbecues?"
29. Intimate Relations (1996)
R | 105 min | Comedy, Drama
Harold Guppy moves into the Beasley household as a lodger. Before long Mrs. Beasley falls for him and eventually ends up in his bed. Her 13-year old daughter Joyce is aware of what is ... See full summary »
Votes: 662 | Gross: $0.01M
30. Scrubbers (1982)
R | 90 min | Drama
Two girls escape from an open borstal for two very different reasons; Annetta to attempt to visit her baby daughter, who is being raised in a convent; and Carol, who hopes to be recaptured ... See full summary »
31. The Secret Laughter of Women (1999)
99 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A beautiful young single mother feels the pressure from the ex-pat Nigerian community to get married. Her precocious son has met his hero, a cynical English comic book writer and decides he... See full summary »
32. Cold Dog Soup (1990)
Not Rated | 87 min | Comedy
Randy Quaid as the taxi driver drives Zen parables (Is time money - Is time the root of all evil?) into his passenger/protegee in a high-speed, idiosyncratic tour of their city's ethnic ... See full summary »
33. Sweety Barrett (1998)
TV-14 | 92 min | Crime, Drama
Sweety Barret is a big man with a gentle nature, who is not exactly known for his brain power. He loses his job with a travelling circus and is stranded in an Irish village, where he gets caught up in a local vendetta.
34. Bellman and True (1987)
R | 150 min | Crime, Drama
Hiller, a computer expert, was bribed by group of bank robbers to obtain details of the security system at a newly-built bank. Having obtained the information, he thought he'd seen the last... See full summary »
Votes: 238 | Gross: $0.23M
35. The Raggedy Rawney (1988)
R | 103 min | Drama, Romance, War
During WWII a youth deserts his country's army after a combat experience, but not before wounding his commanding officer with a knife in order to escape. The young man, now very emotionally... See full summary »
36. Privates on Parade (1983)
R | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, War
The members of SADUSEA (Song And Dance Unit South East Asia) fall in and out of love while trying to dodge Malayan Communist bullets in the late 1940s. Not only that, they have to contend ... See full summary »
39. Dinner at Fred's (1997)
PG-13 | 93 min | Comedy
Richard leaves his corporate office for a weekend at the country house of his fiancé, who is his boss' daughter. On the way there, he is forced to accept an offer of lodging from local Fred... See full summary »
41. Sweet Angel Mine (1996)
Not Rated | 88 min | Thriller
Paul, a young man from London, arrives in the small Nova Scotia town of Milestone, where his long lost father was last seen years earlier. Paul is eager to find out what brought his father to this remote community.
Thriller | Announced
A Miami crime boss finds his empire targeted by an unknown group.
45. World of Robin Hood (2006 TV Movie)
59 min | Documentary
In light of a new 2006 BBC Robin Hood series, Jonathan Ross looks at the ways the popular outlaw of Sherwood Forest has been portrayed in the media throughout the years.
46. The Pythons (1979 TV Movie)
50 min | Documentary
50 minute documentary shot on location during the making of Life of Brian (1979). Although the documentary isn't specifically about the production of Life of Brian it does give a nice ... See full summary »
47. Steve Winwood: Roll with It (1988 Video)
4 min | Short, Music
Steve Winwood performs in the music video "Roll with It" from the album "Roll with It" recorded for "Virgin Records". Steve Winwood sings the song and plays keyboards with his band while in... See full summary »
49. Powwow Highway
Comedy | Announced
Based on the 1989 cult classic film, POWWOW HIGHWAY, based on David Seals' novel, Powwow Highway, presents a television comedy with a unique Native American twist.
The Wonderful World of Disney (1995–2005)
Eloise at the Plaza
89 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
Eloise is an imaginative little girl living in New York City with her nanny, going on various adventures.