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Virgin Movies has a choice of over 500 movies available, with new films every week, most on the same day they're released on DVD (often before), and sometimes on the same day they hit cinemas. See more at virginmedia.com/movies

The curious case of Zach Braff

18 January 2015, 8:49pm

The critics were united: Garden State was one of 2004's most delightful cinematic surprises – and it was all thanks to debut director Zach Braff, best known for TV hospital sitcom Scrubs. "Braff's direction – of both cast and camera – is so confident that this debut could well mark the start of a major career," said one admirer. "One of the best directorial debuts in recent memory," said another. It seemed Braff, in his late 20s when the movie was made, was a major new discovery: a triple threat who couldn't just write, act and direct, but was funny too. What could stop him from conquering Hollywood?

Review: Big Hero 6

3 January 2015, 12:01pm

Big Hero 6 is a movie that makes you feel young and old all at the same time: young, because it's an invigorating, spirited, good-natured adventure that ignites the senses; old, because it's hyperactive to the point of exhaustion and visually relentless from start to finish. Even compared to something like the groundbreaking Toy Story in 1995, the first ever completely CG animation, Big Hero 6 looks advanced beyond its years. When sat flush next to the more sedate Disney classics - you remember, the ones with the quaint talking cats and dogs - Big Hero 6 looks like it's from a thousand years into the future. Uncle Walt could never have imagined a movie this bright, colourful and energetic.

Virgin Movies: Best of December 2014

18 December 2014, 9:45am

The year is almost over, but don't despair because we still have tons of great movies for you to unwrap! We'll see you on the flipside in 2015, but for now you can click through to watch online or select 'Catch Up & On Demand' then 'Movies' on your Virgin Media TV. Enjoy!

Virgin Movies: Best Of November 2014

24 November 2014, 4:39pm

November was just bursting at the seams with fabulous new movies to watch on demand: just check out our picks from the last few weeks!  Click through to watch them online or select 'Catch Up & On Demand' then 'Movies' on your Virgin Media TV.

Virgin Movies: Best Of October 2014

24 October 2014, 1:47pm

October featured some incredible new movies to watch on demand: just look at this brilliant selection from the last month! Click through to watch them online or select 'Catch Up & On Demand' then 'Movies' on your Virgin Media TV.

Virgin Movies: Best Of August 2014

19 August 2014, 12:01pm

We're knee-deep in the summer holidays so movies for all the family just keep on coming: check out this little lot! Click through to watch them online or select 'Catch Up & On Demand' then 'Movies' on your Virgin Media TV.

Killer stats for The Raid 2

12 August 2014, 3:16pm

The Raid 2 is available now on Virgin Movies, so to celebrate we rounded up some of the most killer stats from the movie...

Robin Williams found dead at 63

12 August 2014, 7:57am

Actor and comedian Robin Williams has been found dead at his home in California after allegedly ending his own life.

Virgin Movies: Best Of July 2014

30 July 2014, 3:36pm

The sun is still blazing, but there are still great new movies available on demand: just look at this cracking selection from the last month! Click through to watch them online or select 'Catch Up & On Demand' then 'Movies' on your Virgin Media TV.

Virgin Movies: Best Of June 2014

30 June 2014, 1:51pm

The World Cup continues, but there are still great new movies available on demand: just look at this cracking selection from the last month! Click through to watch them online or select 'Catch Up & On Demand' then 'Movies' on your Virgin Media TV.

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