Col Needham's Ratings


1. Kidnapping Mr. Heineken (2015)

R | 1 hr 35 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Rated on 23 Sep 2020

The inside story of the planning, execution, rousing aftermath, and ultimate downfall of the kidnappers of beer tycoon Alfred "Freddy" Heineken in 1983, which resulted in the largest ransom ever paid for an individual.

Director: Daniel Alfredson | Stars: Jim Sturgess, Sam Worthington, Ryan Kwanten, Anthony Hopkins

Votes: 19,231

2. The Devil All the Time (2020)

R | 2 hr 18 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 22 Sep 2020

Sinister characters converge around a young man devoted to protecting those he loves in a postwar backwoods town teeming with corruption and brutality.

Director: Antonio Campos | Stars: Donald Ray Pollock, Bill Skarsgård, Tom Holland, Michael Banks Repeta

Votes: 32,827

3. Stay Alive (2006)

PG-13 | 1 hr 25 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

Rated on 22 Sep 2020

For a group of teens, the answer to the mysterious death of their old friend lies within the world of an online video game based on the true story of an ancient noblewoman known as the Blood Countess.

Director: William Brent Bell | Stars: Jon Foster, Samaire Armstrong, Frankie Muniz, Jimmi Simpson

Votes: 30,035

4. Shattered (2007)

R | 1 hr 35 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Rated on 22 Sep 2020

A perfect family's dynamic is ruined by a kidnapper's brutally efficient plot.

Director: Mike Barker | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Maria Bello, Gerard Butler, Emma Karwandy

Votes: 30,122

5. Ava (IV) (2020)

R | 1 hr 36 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Rated on 22 Sep 2020

Ava is a deadly assassin who works for a black ops organization, traveling the globe specializing in high profile hits. When a job goes dangerously wrong she is forced to fight for her own survival.

Director: Tate Taylor | Stars: Jessica Chastain, John Malkovich, Common, Geena Davis

Votes: 11,376

6. Mean Creek (2004)

R | 1 hr 30 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 22 Sep 2020

When a teen is bullied, his brother and friends lure the bully into the woods to seek revenge.

Director: Jacob Estes | Stars: Rory Culkin, Ryan Kelley, Scott Mechlowicz, Trevor Morgan

Votes: 30,310

7. Antebellum (2020)

R | 1 hr 45 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

Rated on 22 Sep 2020

Successful author Veronica Henley finds herself trapped in a horrifying reality and must uncover the mind-bending mystery before it's too late.

Directors: Gerard Bush, Christopher Renz | Stars: Janelle Monáe, Eric Lange, Jena Malone, Jack Huston

Votes: 4,733

8. All In: The Fight for Democracy (2020)

PG-13 | 1 hr 42 min | Documentary

Rated on 20 Sep 2020

The documentary takes a look at the history, and current activism against voter suppression; barriers to voting that most people don't even know is a threat to their basic rights as citizens of the United States.

Directors: Lisa Cortes, Liz Garbus | Stars: Stacey Abrams, Debo Adegbile, Jayla Allen, Carol Anderson

Votes: 573

9. Cuties (2020)

TV-MA | 1 hr 36 min | Drama

Rated on 20 Sep 2020

Amy, an 11-year-old girl, joins a group of dancers named "the cuties" at school, and rapidly grows aware of her burgeoning femininity - upsetting her mother and her values in the process.

Director: Maïmouna Doucouré | Stars: Fathia Youssouf, Médina El Aidi-Azouni, Esther Gohourou, Ilanah Cami-Goursolas

Votes: 21,322

10. The Babysitter: Killer Queen (2020)

TV-MA | 1 hr 41 min | Comedy, Horror

Rated on 20 Sep 2020

Two years after Cole survived a satanic blood cult, he's living another nightmare: high school. And the demons from his past? Still making his life hell.

Director: McG | Stars: Judah Lewis, Samara Weaving, Jenna Ortega, Emily Alyn Lind

Votes: 14,457

11. Boat Trip (2002)

R | 1 hr 34 min | Comedy

Rated on 20 Sep 2020

Two straight men mistakenly end up on a "gays only" cruise.

Director: Mort Nathan | Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., Horatio Sanz, Roselyn Sanchez, Vivica A. Fox

Votes: 30,021

12. True Mothers (2020)

2 hr 20 min | Drama

Rated on 19 Sep 2020

A woman with an adopted child is contacted unexpectedly by the child's birth mother.

Director: Naomi Kawase | Stars: Miyoko Asada, Tetsu Hirahara, Arata Iura, Ren Komai

Votes: 24

13. Spring Blossom (2020)

1 hr 13 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 19 Sep 2020

A 16 year old girl, bored with her own age group, becomes involved with an older man at a theater she passes.

Director: Suzanne Lindon | Stars: Suzanne Lindon, Arnaud Valois, Frédéric Pierrot, Florence Viala

Votes: 40

14. Shadow in the Cloud (2020)

R | 1 hr 23 min | Action, Horror, War

Rated on 19 Sep 2020

A female WWII pilot traveling with top secret documents on a B-17 Flying Fortress encounters an evil presence on board the flight.

Director: Roseanne Liang | Stars: Chloë Grace Moretz, Nick Robinson, Callan Mulvey, Taylor John Smith

Votes: 93

15. The Water Man (I) (2020)

1 hr 32 min | Drama

Rated on 19 Sep 2020

A boy sets out on a quest to save his ill mother by searching for a mythic figure said to have magical healing powers.

Director: David Oyelowo | Stars: Rosario Dawson, Maria Bello, Alfred Molina, David Oyelowo

Votes: 21

16. The Bay of Silence (2020)

1 hr 33 min | Thriller

Rated on 19 Sep 2020

Will believes his wife Rosalind is innocent of their son's suspected murder, only to discover the devastating truth behind her past links her to another unsolved crime.

Director: Paula van der Oest | Stars: Claes Bang, Olga Kurylenko, Brian Cox, Assaad Bouab

Votes: 942

17. Fauna (I) (2020)

1 hr 10 min | Drama

Rated on 18 Sep 2020

A pair of estranged offspring visit their parents in an abandoned Mexican village.

Director: Nicolás Pereda | Stars: Gabino Rodríguez, Luisa Pardo, Francisco Barreiro, Teresa Sánchez

Votes: 26

18. I Care a Lot (2020)

1 hr 58 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 17 Sep 2020

A legal guardian discovers that her seemingly perfect client is not who they appear to be.

Director: J Blakeson | Stars: Rosamund Pike, Eiza González, Dianne Wiest, Isiah Whitlock Jr.

Votes: 35

19. Fireball: Visitors from Darker Worlds (2020)

1 hr 37 min | Documentary

Rated on 16 Sep 2020

A new documentary from Werner Herzog about meteors and comets and their influence on ancient religions and other cultural and physical impacts they've had on Earth.

Directors: Werner Herzog, Clive Oppenheimer | Stars: Werner Herzog, Clive Oppenheimer

Votes: 38

20. Wildfire (II) (2020)

1 hr 25 min | Drama

Rated on 16 Sep 2020

The story of two sisters who grew up on the fractious Irish border. When one of them, who has been missing, finally returns home, the intense bond with her sister is re-ignited. Together ... See full summary »

Director: Cathy Brady | Stars: Kate Dickie, Nora-Jane Noone, Martin McCann, Nika McGuigan

Votes: 11

21. Lovers (2020)

1 hr 42 min | Drama, Thriller

Rated on 16 Sep 2020

Set in Paris the story follows Lisa, who, while on vacation with her husband, rekindles a passionate affair with her ex-boyfriend. But that may lead to a murder.

Director: Nicole Garcia | Stars: Pierre Niney, Stacy Martin, Benoît Magimel, Roxane Duran

Votes: 48

22. I Am Greta (2020)

1 hr 37 min | Documentary, Biography

Rated on 15 Sep 2020

Documentary follows teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg on her international crusade to get people to listen to scientists about the world's environmental problems.

Director: Nathan Grossman | Stars: António Guterres, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Greta Thunberg, Svante Thunberg

Votes: 288

23. Simple Passion (2020)

1 hr 36 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 15 Sep 2020

A mother falls into an addictive relationship with a Russian diplomat, with whom she has nothing in common.

Director: Danielle Arbid | Stars: Laetitia Dosch, Sergei Polunin, Grégoire Colin, Slimane Dazi

Votes: 17

24. Falling for Figaro (2020)

1 hr 44 min | Comedy, Romance

Rated on 15 Sep 2020

A brilliant young fund manager decides to leave her unfulfilling job and long-term boyfriend behind to chase her lifelong dream of becoming an opera singer in the Scottish Highlands.

Director: Ben Lewin | Stars: Joanna Lumley, Shazad Latif, Danielle Macdonald, Gary Lewis

25. The Kid Detective (2020)

R | 1 hr 37 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 15 Sep 2020

A once-celebrated kid detective, now 31, continues to solve the same trivial mysteries between hangovers and bouts of self-pity. Until a naive client brings him his first 'adult' case, to find out who brutally murdered her boyfriend.

Director: Evan Morgan | Stars: Tzi Ma, Adam Brody, Wendy Crewson, Sophie Nélisse

Votes: 13

26. Violation (2020)

1 hr 47 min | Drama, Horror

Rated on 15 Sep 2020

A troubled woman on the edge of divorce returns home to her younger sister after years apart. But when her sister and brother-in-law betray her trust, she embarks on a vicious crusade of revenge.

Directors: Dusty Mancinelli, Madeleine Sims-Fewer | Stars: Madeleine Sims-Fewer, Anna Maguire, Jesse LaVercombe, Obi Abili

Votes: 74

27. Good Joe Bell (2020)

1 hr 30 min | Biography, Drama

Rated on 15 Sep 2020

From the Academy-Award winning writing team behind Brokeback Mountain, GOOD JOE BELL tells the story of an Oregon father, Joe Bell, who sets out on a walk across America in honor of his son, Jadin.

Director: Reinaldo Marcus Green | Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Connie Britton, Gary Sinise, Morgan Lily

Votes: 53

28. Concrete Cowboy (2020)

1 hr 51 min | Drama

Rated on 15 Sep 2020

A teenager discovers the world of urban horseback riding when he moves in with his estranged father in North Philadelphia.

Director: Ricky Staub | Stars: Idris Elba, Method Man, Caleb McLaughlin, Lorraine Toussaint

Votes: 61

29. MLK/FBI (2020)

1 hr 44 min | Documentary

Rated on 15 Sep 2020

Based on newly declassified files, Sam Pollard's resonant film explores the US government's surveillance and harassment of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Director: Sam Pollard | Star: Martin Luther King

Votes: 31

30. Beans (2020)

1 hr 32 min | Drama

Rated on 15 Sep 2020

Based on true events, Tracey Deer's debut feature chronicles the 78-day standoff between two Mohawk communities and government forces in 1990 in Quebec.

Director: Tracey Deer | Stars: Kiawentiio, Violah Beauvais, Rainbow Dickerson, Joel Montgrand

Votes: 38

31. The Predators (2020)

1 hr 49 min | Comedy

Rated on 14 Sep 2020

It's early in the morning, the sea at Ostia is calm. A man knocks at the door of a woman's house: he is going to sell her a watch. It is early in the morning again when, a few days later, a... See full summary »

Director: Pietro Castellitto | Stars: Massimo Popolizio, Pietro Castellitto, Anita Caprioli, Marzia Ubaldi

Votes: 20

32. Limbo (VI) (2020)

1 hr 43 min | Drama

Rated on 13 Sep 2020

Omar is a promising young musician. Separated from his Syrian family, he is stuck on a remote Scottish island awaiting the fate of his asylum request.

Director: Ben Sharrock | Stars: Kwabena Ansah, Vikash Bhai, Grace Chilton, Kenneth Collard

Votes: 30

33. Pieces of a Woman (2020)

2 hr 6 min | Drama

Rated on 13 Sep 2020

A grieving woman embarks on an emotional journey after the loss of her baby.

Director: Kornél Mundruczó | Stars: Vanessa Kirby, Shia LaBeouf, Ellen Burstyn, Iliza Shlesinger

Votes: 222

34. Falling (I) (2020)

1 hr 52 min | Drama

Rated on 13 Sep 2020

A conservative father moves from his rural farm to live with his gay son's family in Los Angeles.

Director: Viggo Mortensen | Stars: Viggo Mortensen, Lance Henriksen, Sverrir Gudnason, Laura Linney

Votes: 141

35. Summer of 85 (2020)

1 hr 40 min | Drama

Rated on 13 Sep 2020

What do you dream of when you're 16 years old and in a seaside resort in Normandy in the 1980s? A best friend? A lifelong teen pact? Scooting off on adventures on a boat or a motorbike? ... See full summary »

Director: François Ozon | Stars: Félix Lefebvre, Benjamin Voisin, Philippine Velge, Valeria Bruni Tedeschi

Votes: 770

36. Nomadland (2020)

R | 1 hr 48 min | Drama

Rated on 12 Sep 2020

Follows a woman in her sixties who, after losing everything in the Great Recession, embarks on a journey through the American West, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.

Director: Chloé Zhao | Stars: Frances McDormand, Gay DeForest, Patricia Grier, Linda May

Votes: 355

37. Penguin Bloom (2020)

1 hr 35 min | Drama

Rated on 12 Sep 2020

A family takes in an injured Magpie that makes a profound difference in their lives.

Director: Glendyn Ivin | Stars: Andrew Lincoln, Naomi Watts, Rachel House, Jacki Weaver

Votes: 53

38. The Disciple (2020)

2 hr 7 min | Drama

Rated on 12 Sep 2020

Chaitanya Tamhane's masterfully composed second feature examines a lifetime journey devoted to the art of Indian classical music.

Director: Chaitanya Tamhane | Stars: Aditya Modak, Arun Dravid, Sumitra Bhave, Deepika Bhide Bhagwat

Votes: 75

39. Shiva Baby (2020)

1 hr 17 min | Comedy

Rated on 12 Sep 2020

At a Jewish funeral service with her parents, a college student runs into her sugar daddy.

Director: Emma Seligman | Stars: Rachel Sennott, Molly Gordon, Polly Draper, Danny Deferrari

Votes: 116

40. Never Gonna Snow Again (2020)

1 hr 53 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 12 Sep 2020

Zhenia, a Russian-speaking immigrant from the East works as a masseur in Poland and becomes a guru-like figure in a wealthy gated community where his clients live

Directors: Malgorzata Szumowska, Michal Englert | Stars: Alec Utgoff, Maja Ostaszewska, Agata Kulesza, Weronika Rosati

Votes: 65

41. Holler (2020)

1 hr 30 min | Drama

Rated on 11 Sep 2020

To pay for her education, and the chance of a better life, a young woman joins a dangerous scrap metal crew.

Director: Nicole Riegel | Stars: Pamela Adlon, Jessica Barden, Becky Ann Baker, Austin Amelio

Votes: 18

42. Apples (II) (2020)

1 hr 30 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 11 Sep 2020

Amidst a worldwide pandemic that causes sudden amnesia, middle-aged Aris finds himself enrolled in a recovery program designed to help unclaimed patients build new identities.

Director: Christos Nikou | Stars: Aris Servetalis, Sofia Georgovassili, Anna Kalaitzidou, Argyris Bakirtzis

Votes: 116

43. The Way I See It (2020)

PG-13 | 1 hr 40 min | Documentary

Rated on 11 Sep 2020

Former Chief Official White House Photographer Pete Souza's journey as a person with top secret clearance and total access to the President.

Director: Dawn Porter | Stars: Doris Kearns Goodwin, Samantha Power, Pete Souza, Ben Rhodes

Votes: 62

44. One Night in Miami (2020)

1 hr 50 min | Drama

Rated on 11 Sep 2020

One Night in Miami is a fictional account of one incredible night where icons Muhammad Ali, Malcolm X, Sam Cooke, and Jim Brown gathered discussing their roles in the civil rights movement and cultural upheaval of the 60s.

Director: Regina King | Stars: Kingsley Ben-Adir, Eli Goree, Aldis Hodge, Leslie Odom Jr.

Votes: 153

45. Love, Guaranteed (2020)

TV-PG | 1 hr 30 min | Comedy, Romance

Rated on 10 Sep 2020

To save her small law firm, earnest lawyer Susan takes a high-paying case from Nick, a charming new client who wants to sue a dating website that guarantees love. But as the case heats up, so do Susan and Nick's feelings for each other.

Director: Mark Steven Johnson | Stars: Rachael Leigh Cook, Damon Wayans Jr., Heather Graham, Caitlin Howden

Votes: 7,737

46. City Island (2009)

PG-13 | 1 hr 44 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 10 Sep 2020

Prison guard Vince tells Molly from acting class, that one inmate is his 24 y.o. love child. Vince takes him home to stay with his family - straight A son with fat girl fetish, college dropout/stripper daughter and cute wife.

Director: Raymond De Felitta | Stars: Andy Garcia, Julianna Margulies, Steven Strait, Emily Mortimer

Votes: 30,338

47. Get Duked! (2019)

R | 1 hr 27 min | Action, Comedy, Horror

Rated on 09 Sep 2020

An anarchic, hip-hop inspired comedy that follows four city boys on a wilderness trek as they try to escape a mysterious huntsman.

Director: Ninian Doff | Stars: Eddie Izzard, Kate Dickie,