Operation Market Garden, September 1944: The Allies attempt to capture several strategically important bridges in the Netherlands in the hope of breaking the German lines. However, mismanagement and poor planning result in its failure.
An eclectic selection of the best modern warfare (20th century onwards) related movies of all time, all the way from 'Run Silent Run Deep' to 'American Sniper'. If you're a war-buff, we're sure you won't walk away empty-handed!
A man whose sex appeal seems to grow, not diminish, with age. Check out Sean Connery's evolution as an actor from rug-chested secret agent in the Bond series to silver-haired fox in 'The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen' and 'Finding Forrester'.
'Hoosiers','Mississippi Burning', 'The French Connection' - the list of Hackman's fantastic performances stretches on. Still, for our money, he was nowhere more entertaining than when attempting to outwit Superman as Lex Luthor
The most impersonated man in Britain, Michael Caine actually once imitated other people's imitations of him on an interview with Michael Parkinson. Fun fact: Caine quit an 80-a-day cigarette habit in the early 70s after a lecture by Tony Curtis. "Not a lot of people know that."
American actor, director, businessman, environmentatlist, and all round boss, Robert Redford has had a long and decorated Hollywood career, reaching prominence in the 1970s. And with recent entrants into his ouevre, 'All is Lost' (2013) and 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier', it appears there's plenty more to look forward to!