Signature Entertainment presents Wilde on Amazon Prime July 3rd
Synopsis: The Golden Globe nominated historical drama about the turbulent life of renowned, larger than life poet, Oscar Wilde. A perfectly cast Stephen Fry delivers a career defining performance portraying the genius playwright and the First Modern man. Also starring Jude Law, Michael Sheen, Orlando Bloom and Vanessa Redgrave, WILDE is an amazingly accurate insight into the life of one of the world’s greatest literary minds.
The Great Gilly Hopkins
Synopsis: A feisty foster kid’s outrageous scheme to be reunited with her birth mother has unintended consequences. THE GREAT GILLY HOPKINS is an entertaining film for the entire family about acceptance, rejection and the importance of love. Starring Kathy Bates, Glenn Close, Octavia Spencer and Julia Stiles, the film boasts remarkable performances and a message about hope and humanity which shines through.
Mother and Child
Synopsis: Naomi Watts, Annette Bening , Kerry Washington, Jimmy Smits and Samuel L. Jackson star in a moving story of three women and the power of the unbreakable bond between mother and child. Produced by Oscar winning filmmaker Alejandro Gonzalez (Birdman, The Revenant), MOTHER AND CHILD is a powerful, pitch-perfect and truly beautiful film that unmasks adoption and tarnishes time-honoured taboos in an often effortless conveyance of three women’s stories.
Synopsis: Penélope Cruz stars in this moving, soulful and epic tale of passionate obsession. A successful surgeon casts aside his mask of model father and husband to recall a passionate extramarital affair he had before his daughter was born. When he met a woman – a downtrodden, destitute, yet vitally alive girl by the name of Italia. An impassioned story of romance and lust that will enthral audiences.
Synopsis: Aaron Taylor-Jonson, Imagen Poots, Daniel Kaluuya and Richard Madden star in this all too relevant psychological thriller about the dangerous and murky world of online chat rooms. A chillingly real depiction of internet vs. real life, CHATROOM follows a disturbed teen who tries to alleviate his own misery by making others miserable. A world where anything can happen, and where violence can be very, very real.
Signature Entertainment presents Once Upon a Time in London on Amazon Prime July 10th
Synopsis: The violent reign of two of London’s most notorious gangsters, Jack ‘Spot’ Comer and Billy Hill, is grippingly brought to the big screen by visionary director Simon Rumley, in a saga of madness, mayhem and manipulation, reminiscent of British favourites Legend and Peaky Blinders. Starring Leo Gregory (Green Street), Terry Stone (Rise of the Footsoldier) and Jamie Foreman (Layer Cake).
Signature Entertainment presents Gallowwalkers on Amazon Prime July 17th
Synopsis: Wesley Snipes stars in this supernatural, action, western following Aman, a mysterious gunman, the son of a nun cursed by God to be haunted by all those who die by his hand. When Aman kills a gang of murderers out of revenge, the crew rises from the dead to hunt him down.
Signature Entertainment presents Cruel Intentions on Amazon Prime July 24th
Synopsis: Cruel Intentions is the much loved 1999 hit teen romantic drama written and directed by Roger Kumble and star-packed with Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe, Reese Witherspoon, and Selma Blair.The film is an adaptation of the novel Les Liaisons dangereuses, written by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos in 1782, but set among wealthy teenagers attending high school in New York City instead of 18th-century France.
Signature Entertainment presents We Were Soldiers on Amazon Prime July 24th
Synopsis: In 1965, 400 American troops faced an ambush by 2,000 enemy troops in the Ia Drang Valley (also known as the Valley of Death), in one of the most gruesome fights of the Vietnam War. WE WERE SOLDIERS is a powerful, moving and lasting tribute to the heart-breaking sacrifices of those fallen soldiers, starring Oscar Winner Mel Gibson and from the team behind Hacksaw Ridge and Pearl Harbor.
Signature Entertainment presents 187 on Amazon Prime July 24th
Synopsis: An intense and disturbing thriller starring Samuel L Jackson as a teacher who, after being stabbed by a student in NYC, transfers to LA where he refuses to be labelled a victim. Capturing just a glimpse of the threat and dangers schools face with gang culture, 187 provides a chilling story of survival from acclaimed director Kevin Reynolds (Waterworld).
Signature Entertainment presents Bless the Child on Amazon Prime July 24th
Synopsis: Kim Basigner stars in this critically acclaimed edge of your seat, psychological thriller reminiscent of The Omen and The Handmaid’s Tale that will chill you to your bones. When Maggie (Basinger) suddenly becomes a mother, after her drug-addicted sister abandons her autistic newborn daughter, she quickly realises the young girl has supernatural abilities when she is kidnapped by a Satanic cult willing to do anything to gain them.
Signature Entertainment presents Arn: Knight Templar on Amazon Prime July 24th
Synopsis: In this lavish historical epic Arn, the knightly son of a Swedish nobleman, journeys to the Holy Land as a Knight Templar to do penance for a forbidden love. The harsh voyage carries Arn through the heart of the medieval world and into the core of brutal and bloody Crusades where he must fight to survive, guided by the faith that one day he will be reunited with his love. With an esteemed all-star cast including Bill and Stellen Skarsgard, Simon Callow and Michael Nyquist, ARN: KNIGHT TEMPLAR is a breathtaking, action packed and sweeping saga that fans of Vikings and Gladiator will love.
Signature Entertainment presents All Dogs Go To Heaven on Amazon Prime July 24th
Synopsis: A poignant and classic, masterpiece animation from acclaimed filmmaker Don Bluth and featuring the voice of Burt Reynolds. A stunning family movie about the canine criminal underworld as we follow a furry outcast, Charlie, who comes back to earth from heaven and befriends a young orphan who can speak to animals. As their friendship blossoms Charlie learns that friendship is the most heavenly gift of all.
Signature Entertainment presents The Killing Fields on Amazon Prime July 24th
Synopsis: Oscar winning historical real-life drama following a lone man’s fight for survival as he navigates the ravages and horrors of the Cambodian War which claimed the life of
over 2 million civilians. A powerful, honest, raw, and beautiful masterpiece of cinema starring John Malcovich and Sam Waterson that is considered by many one of the best films of all time.
Signature Entertainment presents Rock-A-Doodle on Amazon Prime July 24th
Synopsis: An iconic family favourite from legendary director Don Bluth featuring the voice of Oscar Winner Christopher Plummer. A contemporary take on the classic fish-out-of-water story as a rooster, who is tricked into leaving town to seek fame as an Elvis-style Las Vegas singer, teams up with a young boy and a group of barnyard animals on a magical journey to defeat the Grand Duke of Owls and raise the sun once again on his farm.
Signature Entertainment presents The Admiral on Amazon Prime July 24th
Synopsis: Charles Dance (Game of Thrones) stars as Charles II in this epic adventure about Michiel De Ruyter, a 17th century Dutch admiral, who must lead his fleet to defend his homeland from the terrorising forces of England. Get swept away with this swashbuckling story of legendary naval battles, civil war, and one of the most fearless admirals of all time!
Signature Entertainment presents Under Suspicion on Digital HD July 31 and on Amazon Prime August 3rd
Synopsis: Oscar and Golden Globe winners Morgan Freeman, Gene Hackman and Monica Bellucci star in this classic crime twisty thriller. From Emmy award winning director Stephen Hopkins and the producers of Fight Club, UNDER SUSPICION follows a wealthy attorney who is accused of the murder of a 12 year old girl. Described as an “intense psychological punch-up, eye-gouging thriller” UNDER SUSPICION is regarded by many as one of the best movies of all time.
Signature Entertainment presents Muriel’s Wedding on Digital HD July 31 and on Amazon Prime August 3rd
Synopsis: A glorious, joyful, brilliant, wacky, uplifting and truly iconic comedy that just gets better with age! Toni Collette stars, who’s role as Rachel Griffiths broke her into worldwide stardom, as a young social outcast who, in a desperate bid to find happiness and love, steals money from her parents and escapes on a tropical vacation which turns her life upside down! Described as “a feminist masterpiece” and MURIEL’S WEDDING is a feel-good, must-see for absolutely everybody!
Signature Entertainment presents The Contender on Digital HD July 31 and on Amazon Prime August 3rd
Synopsis: Oscar nominated, powerful, political thriller starring Gary Oldman, Jeff Bridges, Sam Elliot, Christian Slater and Joan Allen. A senior Senator’s career, who is contending for the US Vice Presidency, is threatened after false accusations about her past surface. Described as a “modern political masterpiece” and “a flawless thriller that educates, intrigues and entertains all at the same time” THE CONTENDER is a tense, twisty and very relevant thriller.
Signature Entertainment presents Taxi on Digital HD July 31 and on Amazon Prime August 3rd
Synopsis: Legendary, BAFTA winning filmmaker Luc Besson presents this classic, high-octane actioner about a taxi driver who, in order to work off his tarnished driving record, must chauffeur a police officer on the train of violent criminals. Starring Oscar and BAFTA winning actress Marion Cotillard, TAXI is a hefty slice of entertainment that is funny, fast and action packed.
Signature Entertainment presents My Life Without Me on Digital HD July 31 and on Amazon Prime August 3rd
Synopsis: An emotional, beautiful, poignant and critically acclaimed drama that will stay with you long after the credits roll about a young woman who conceals her terminal cancer so she can live her life with a passion she never had before. Starring Mark Ruffalo, Scott Speedman and Sarah Polley, MY LIFE WITHOUT ME is a dignified, heartfelt drama that wounds on the inside where the scars feel fresh for some time after the credits roll.