M.E.N. Online Resource
Shining the light on men’s Health and Well-being – Movies
MEN’S ELECTIVE NETWORK.
FILMS FOR BLOKES / FILMS FOR FUN / FILMS FOR FAMILIES
Movie Previews (generally for DVD Format) with a focus on stories that highlight men in general.
Please note, the Ratings do vary according to different Movies so your own caution is still required.
No X rated, Supernatural or Gore themes ( Sad? – consider your own viewings!).
[ RATINGS: Not set by M.E.N. these are the standard commercial settings. ]
M.E.N. – Nate and the Colonel – Rating Pg13
2003 ‧ Western ‧ 1h 35m
The Best Feature Film winner at the 2004 American Indian L.A. Film and Television Awards. Winters is Civil War veteran Ben Loftin, a colonel whose wife is killed by a Union fighter. On a voyage of vengeance, Loftin enlists the help of Nate (Rico Ross), a former slave and childhood cohort. Along the way, they save the life of the leader (Al Harrington) of a Chippewa tribe, who pledges his help…
M.E.N. – Saints & Soldiers-Battle of the Tanks – Rating = PG13
2000 ‧ Drama film/Action ‧ 1h 47m
After Nazis ambush a brigade of Allied soldiers in Belgium, the few remaining survivors, including the sniper, Deacon (Corbin Allred), and Pvt. Kendrick (Lawrence Bagby), take cover in a nearby forest. There, they meet stranded British intelligence officer Oberon (Kirby Heyborne), who has time-sensitive information of vital importance to the Allied effort. Despite the various inner conflicts each of the soldiers carry, they band together to get Oberon safely back into Allied territory.
M.E.N. – Million Dollar Arm – Rating = PG
2014 ‧ Drama film/Sport ‧ 2h 4m
In a last-ditch effort to save his career, sports agent J.B. Bernstein (Jon Hamm) plans to find baseball’s next star pitcher. He heads to India to find a cricket player whom he can nurture into a major league star. With the help of a scout (Alan Arkin), J.B. finds teens Dinesh (Madhur Mittal) and Rinku (Suraj Sharma), who haven’t a clue about baseball but throw powerful pitches. As the boys adjust to American life, J.B. learns valuable lessons about teamwork and family.
M.E.N. – The Grand Seduction:
First Movie Preview – (2013) 2 hours. Rating = M
Residents of a small fishing community in Newfoundland charm a doctor into becoming the town’s full-time physician in order to secure a vital factory contract.