Distributor: 20th Century Fox

Project X. Dir. Jonathan Kaplan . Twentieth Century Fox. 1987.

Project X. Dir. Jonathan Kaplan . Twentieth Century Fox. 1987. 150 150 Rachel Buttery

Project X explores the journey of a chimpanzee named Virgil, taking him from the safety of his home with psychologist Teri Macdonald to an Air Force base where he participates in…

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Planet of the Apes. Dir. Franklin J. Schaffner. 20th Century Fox. 1968.

Planet of the Apes. Dir. Franklin J. Schaffner. 20th Century Fox. 1968. 150 150 Amy Fuller

Planet of the Apes (1968), dir. Franklin J. Schaffner It is from the Planet of the Apes’s first encounter with its ‘more or less human’ characters that we are made aware of…

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Monkey Business. Dir. Howard Hawks. 20th Century Fox. 1952.

Monkey Business. Dir. Howard Hawks. 20th Century Fox. 1952. 150 150 Anna Smitderk

Forever young – what seems to be an unrealistic and silly fantasy to some, is Dr. Barnaby Fulton’s (Cary Grant) everyday life: in Howard Hawk’s screwball comedy Monkey Business (1952),…

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Marley and Me. Dir. David Frankel. 20th Century Fox. 2008.

Marley and Me. Dir. David Frankel. 20th Century Fox. 2008. 150 150 Cathrin Hentschke

Synopsis The film Marley and Meis the film version of the correspondent novel by John Grogan, published in 2008. It thematically focuses on a family that learns important and essential…

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Fantastic Mr. Fox. Dir. Wes Anderson. 20th Century Fox. 2009.

Fantastic Mr. Fox. Dir. Wes Anderson. 20th Century Fox. 2009. 150 150 Laura Lee

In his 2009 indie comedy, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Wes Anderson blurs the distinctive boundaries between the real and fictional presence of animals within the film. He creates tension between the real…

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Avatar. Dir. James Cameron. 20th Century Fox. 2009.

Avatar. Dir. James Cameron. 20th Century Fox. 2009. 150 150 Sian Oliver-Waters

Set in the year 2154, Avatar (Dir. James Cameron, 2009) follows Jake Sully (Sam Worthington), a paraplegic ex-marine who is given the opportunity to take part in a program on the distant…

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Water for Elephants. Dir. Francis Lawrence. 20th Century Fox. 2011.

Water for Elephants. Dir. Francis Lawrence. 20th Century Fox. 2011. 150 150 Sian Oliver-Waters

Water for Elephants (Dir. Francis Lawrence, 2011), based on the novel of the same name, is a story about a young man Jacob (Robert Pattinson) who joins a travelling circus and…

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The Black Stallion. Dir. Carroll Ballard. Twentieth Century Fox. 1979.

The Black Stallion. Dir. Carroll Ballard. Twentieth Century Fox. 1979. 150 150 Amelia Eckersley

The Black Stallion (1979) Dir. Carroll Ballard Pulled to the tropical shores of a desert island by a wild Arabian horse following a shipwreck, The Black Stallion follows the narrative of an unbreakable…

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Planet of the Apes. Dir. Franklin J. Schaffner. 20th Century Fox. 1968.

Planet of the Apes. Dir. Franklin J. Schaffner. 20th Century Fox. 1968. 150 150 Harry Howes

The portrayal of animals in Planet of the Apes [1] is interesting as the roles of humans and animals are essentially reversed from what we are used to in everyday life.…

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Fight Club. Dir. David Fincher. 20th Century Fox. 1999.

Fight Club. Dir. David Fincher. 20th Century Fox. 1999. 150 150 Harry Howes

One of the most important scenes in David Fincher’s Fight Club[1] is when The Narrator meets his ‘power animal’ in the cave whilst in meditation. Although it’s only a very short sequence,…

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