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Return Of The Jedi (1983)

The third and last (at the time) instalment of the original Star Wars saga, Return of the Jedi, with a $32.5 million price tag tied up a...

Repo Man (1984)

Back when Emilio Estevez was still a star, Alex Cox cast him in Repo Man - a bizarre, mishmash of a farce that features punk rockers,...

Reds (1981)

This nearly four-hour-long political saga about Communist journalist John Reed and his neurotic wife Louise Bryant was meticulously directed by Warren Beatty, who clearly...

Red Heat (1988)

Arnold Schwarzenegger is a big, dopey Soviet cop who treks from Moscow to Chicago to round up a Russian drug dealer. It's basically 48 Hours (1982) with...

Red Dawn (1984)

After a quick rundown of politics in the film's then-near-future world (Mexico has fallen to the Commies etc.), director John Milius cuts straight to...

Re-Animator (1985)

Director Stuart Gordon reached new heights of inspired gore with this witty and well-paced tale of an unstable researcher who has discovered a way...

Ran (1985)

Lord Hidetora (Nakadai) is an ageing Japanese warlord who intends to divide his kingdom between his three sons. The elder two are satisfied while...

Rambo III (1988)

Vietnam veteran John Rambo (Sylvester Stallone) is tracked down to a Buddhist monastery by his friend Colonel Trautman (Richard Crenna), who wants help fighting...

Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)

Rambo extends the mindless slaughter and retching carnage of First Blood (1982) with equally unnerving results. It begins with an explosion so loud it shakes the floor and...

Raising Arizona (1987)

Raising Arizona is a wacky, offbeat action comedy by Ethan and Joel Coen, two brothers who popped out of nowhere with the low-budget murder mystery Blood...

Rain Man (1988)

Two top stars at the top of their form illuminate Rain Man with dazzling tour de force performances. Tom Cruise is Charlie Babbitt, a vain, scheming Hollywood...

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

When George Lucas first pitched the idea of an old-fashioned action adventure to Steven Spielberg, he couldn't possibly have predicted that in resurrecting such...

Raging Bull (1980)

Martin Scorsese's Raging Bull is based on a book by fighter Jake LaMotta, who also acted as technical adviser - which is odd, because that must...

Rumble In The Bronx (1996)

A Hong Kong policeman (Jackie Chan) visiting New York for the wedding of a relative becomes involved in a battle against a gang that's...

Ronin (1998)

A freelance former US intelligence agent is recruited alongside a team of fellow mercenaries to take part in an international plot to capture a...

Romper Stomper (1992)

Film critics hailed Romper Stomper as one of the most brilliant, provocative and truly exciting motion pictures to appear on the screen - Violent but never...

Robocop 2 (1990)

The original was a smart comic strip pastiche. This one is just a comic book, full stop. Robocop fights a new police droid that has...

Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves (1991)

After escaping from prison in the Holy Land, Robin of Locksley (Kevin Costner) and his friend Azeem (Morgan Freeman) return to England, where they...

Robin Hood: Men In Tights (1993)

The heroic outlaw returns from the Crusades to discover the country is in the grip of evil Prince John and the Sheriff of Rottingham,...

Reservoir Dogs (1992)

An experienced crime boss, Joe Cabot, and his son (Nice Guy Eddie) hire six thieves to pull off a robbery of a diamond wholesaler. None...

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Wattstax (1973)

Wattstax was a benefit concert put together by Stax Records to commemorate the community of Watts, Los Angeles after its 1965 Riots. The concert took...

Speed (1994)

Speed is one of those movies which does exactly what it says on the tin. It tears along with the machine-tooled precision of a big-budget...

Blood Feast (1963)

"You'll recoil and shudder as you witness the slaughter and mutilation of nubile young girls . . ." Herschell Gordon Lewis' gruesome and graphic oddity...

Blind Rage (1978)

Jesse Crowder Fred Williamson Willie Black D'Urville Martin Lin Wang Leo Fong Ben Guevara Tony Ferrer Anderson Dick Adair Hector Lopez Darnell Garcia Johnny Duran Charlie Davao Sally Leila Hermosa Capt. Reyes Carlos Padilla Jr. Chief Rodriguez Subas Herrero Jim Metcalf Chuck Doherty Lew Simpson B.T. Anderson Director Efren...

Mona Lisa (1986)

Set in London’s sleazy criminal underworld, small-time ex-con George (Bob Hoskins) is reduced to chauffeuring beautiful, manipulative, West End call girl Simone (Cathy Tyson). Michael Caine is...

Galaxina (1980)

A late Star Wars (1977) spoof featuring lowbrow comedy, duff special effects, an awkward Alien (1979) parody and a central performance by Dorothy Stratten, murdered by...

Glory Guys, The (1965)

There are flashes of genius in this 1965 Western, loosely based on events leading up to Custer's Last Stand, and written for the screen...

Time After Time (1979)

Before directing Star Trek II: The Wrath of Kahn (1982) and causing outrage in the US with his post-apocalyptic tele-feature The Day After (1983), novelist Nicholas Meyer directed...