You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

On Demand movie highlights

Five Minutes of Heaven ½

(Comcast Free Movies) Two Irishmen — the brother of a Catholic killed in 1975 and the Protestant who murdered him — are brought together on a TV show for a reconciliation that’s not
easily coming. A solid beginning gives way to schematic writing and busy acting, especially from James Nesbitt as the brother.
Liam Neeson plays the penitent killer. (unrated; runs through Sept. 18)

Shark Tale ½

(HBO on Comcast) “Finding Nemo” remixed for urban hit radio and without any of the charm. A hip-hop playa-fish (voice of Will Smith) is mistaken for a shark killer and has to live up to his
image when the Great White Mafiosi (led by Robert De Niro) come calling. Manic, lazily written, and surprisingly ugly, it’s a pretty ick-thyological experience. Featuring the voices of Renée
Zellweger, Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, and many others.
(PG; runs through Sept. 23)

Gallipoli

Continue reading below

(Comcast Free Movies) This Australian war movie shouts its patriotism from the halls of Perth to the shores of Gallipoli. However, the well-worn theme and the abundance of clichés do not diminish the film’s sincerity or concern for character. It’s not great art, but it’s fantastic entertainment. (PG; runs through Sept. 24)

Subscriber Log In

We hope you've enjoyed your 5 free articles'

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Already a subscriber?
Your city. Your stories. Your Globe.
Yours FREE for two weeks.
Enjoy free unlimited access to Globe.com for the next two weeks.
Limited time only - No credit card required!
BostonGlobe.com complimentary digital access has been provided to you, without a subscription, for free starting today and ending in 14 days. After the free trial period, your free BostonGlobe.com digital access will stop immediately unless you sign up for BostonGlobe.com digital subscription. Current print and digital subscribers are not eligible for the free trial.
Thanks & Welcome to Globe.com
You now have unlimited access for the next two weeks.
BostonGlobe.com complimentary digital access has been provided to you, without a subscription, for free starting today and ending in 14 days. After the free trial period, your free BostonGlobe.com digital access will stop immediately unless you sign up for BostonGlobe.com digital subscription. Current print and digital subscribers are not eligible for the free trial.