KOKOriko
Last Added
Most Watched
Last Played
Top Rated
Database
  • All: 1977
  • Watched: 91
  • Unwatched: 1886
Genre
Year
Country
Set
Studio
Watched Status: All
View: Default
Previous Page 1 / 10 Next
Filter: Country » UK
12 Years a Slave
Year: 2013
Genre: Biography / Drama / History
Rating: (8.1)
Country: USA / UK
Runtime: 134 min.
Director: Steve McQueen
Studio: New Regency Pictures
Cast: Chiwetel Ejiofor / Dwight Henry / Bryan Batt / Ashley Dyke / Kelsey Scott / Quvenzhané Wallis / Tony Bentley / Scoot McNairy / Taran Killam / Christopher Berry / Bill Camp / Chris Chalk / Dickie Gravois / Cameron Zeigler / Mister Mackey Jr.
Plot:
Based on an incredible true story of one man's fight for survival and freedom. In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty personified by a malevolent slave owner, as well as unexpected kindnesses, Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his unforgettable odyssey, Solomon's chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist will forever alter his life.
...
127 Hours
Year: 2010
Genre: Adventure / Biography / Drama / Thriller
Rating: (7.6)
Country: USA / UK / France
Runtime: 94 min.
Director: Danny Boyle
Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures
Cast: James Franco / Kate Mara / Amber Tamblyn / Treat Williams / Kate Burton / Bailee Michelle Johnson / Clémence Poésy / Fenton Quinn / Lizzy Caplan / Pieter Jan Brugge / Sean Bott / Koleman Stinger / John Lawrence / Parker Hadley / Peter Joshua Hull
Plot:
127 Hours is the true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston's remarkable adventure to save himself after a fallen boulder crashes on his arm and traps him in an isolated canyon in Utah. Over the next five days Ralston examines his life and survives the elements to finally discover he has the courage and the wherewithal to extricate himself by any means necessary, scale a 65 foot wall and hike over eight miles before he can be rescued. Throughout his journey, Ralston recalls friends, lovers, family, and the two hikers he met before his accident. Will they be the last two people he ever had the chance to meet?
...
47 Meters Down
Year: 2017
Genre: Adventure / Drama / Horror / Thriller
Rating: (5.6)
Country: UK / USA / Dominican Republic
Runtime: 89 min.
Director: Johannes Roberts
Studio: Lantica Media
Cast: Mandy Moore / Claire Holt / Chris Johnson / Yani Gellman / Santiago Segura / Matthew Modine
Plot:
Two sisters are exploring the deep blue sea until something goes wrong. As they submerge 47m they encounter a creature that only wants flesh and blood. As they fight their way back to the top, they shortly run out of oxygen. With only an hour left they're not only racing against time they are racing against life and death.
...
8 ½ Women
Year: 1999
Genre: Comedy / Drama
Rating: (5.9)
Country: UK / Netherlands / Luxembourg / Germany
Runtime: 118 min.
Director: Peter Greenaway
Studio: Delux Productions
Cast: John Standing / Matthew Delamere / Vivian Wu / Annie Shizuka Inoh / Barbara Sarafian / Toni Collette / Amanda Plummer / Natacha Amal / Polly Walker / Elizabeth Berrington / Don Warrington / Claire Johnston / Kirina Mano / Manna Fujiwara / Myriam Muller
Plot:
After his wife dies, fifty-five-year-old businessman Philip Emmenthal (Sir John Standing), at the prompting of his playboy son Storey (Matthew Delamere), populates his Geneva villa with eight and a half concubines. Three are from Kyoto, Japan, where Storey manages Pachinco palaces. Each has a distinctive personality: a nun, a child bearer, a gambler, a student of Kabuki, a horsewoman with a pet pig, and a maid. Philip throws off his strait-laced and repressed attitudes, immersing himself in pleasure. After about a year, the women begin to assert their own power. Side adventures pre-figure the household's break-up, and the women depart in one way or another, one at at time. Philip's fate is in the hands of Palmira (Polly Walker), his favorite.
...
A Clockwork Orange
Year: 1971
Genre: Crime / Drama / Sci-Fi
Rating: (8.3)
Country: UK / USA
Runtime: 136 min.
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures
Cast: Malcolm McDowell / Patrick Magee / Michael Bates / Warren Clarke / Adrienne Corri / Carl Duering / Clive Francis / Aubrey Morris / Godfrey Quigley / Sheila Raynor / John Clive / Paul Farrell / Michael Gover / Miriam Karlin / James Marcus
Plot:
Protagonist Alex DeLarge is an "ultraviolent" youth in futuristic Britain. As with all luck, his eventually runs out and he's arrested and convicted of murder and rape. While in prison, Alex learns of an experimental program in which convicts are programmed to detest violence. If he goes through the program, his sentence will be reduced and he will be back on the streets sooner than expected. But Alex's ordeals are far from over once he hits the mean streets of Britain that he had a hand in creating.
...
A Dangerous Method
Year: 2011
Genre: Biography / Drama / Romance / Thriller
Rating: (6.4)
Country: UK / Germany / Canada / Switzerland / USA
Runtime: 99 min.
Director: David Cronenberg
Studio: Dangerous Method Film AG
Cast: Keira Knightley / Viggo Mortensen / Michael Fassbender / Vincent Cassel / Sarah Gadon / André Hennicke / Arndt Schwering-Sohnrey / Mareike Carrière / André Dietz / Anna Thalbach / Mignon Remé / Franziska Arndt / Wladimir Matuchin / Sarah Marecek / Bjorn Geske
Plot:
Suffering from hysteria, Sabina Spielrein is hospitalized under the care of Dr. Carl Jung who has begun using Dr. Sigmund Freud's talking cure with some of his patients. Spielrain's psychological problems are deeply rooted in her childhood and violent father. She is highly intelligent however and hopes to be a doctor, eventually becoming a psychiatrist in her own right. The married Jung and Spielrein eventually become lovers. Jung and Freud develop an almost father-son relationship with Freud seeing the young Jung as his likely successor as the standard-bearer of his beliefs. A deep rift develops between them when Jung diverges from Freud's belief that while psychoanalysis can reveal the cause of psychological problems it cannot cure the patient.
...
A Good Year
Year: 2006
Genre: Comedy / Drama / Romance
Rating: (7)
Country: USA / UK
Runtime: 117 min.
Director: Ridley Scott
Studio: Fox 2000 Pictures
Cast: Freddie Highmore / Albert Finney / Russell Crowe / Rafe Spall / Archie Panjabi / Richard Coyle / Patrick Kennedy / Daniel Mays / Nila Aalia / Giannina Facio / Tom Hollander / Ben Righton / Ali Rhodes / Stephen Hudson / Lionel Briand
Plot:
After years of no contact with his Uncle Henry, London banker and bond trader Max Skinner learns that Henry has died intestate, so Max inherits a château and vineyard in Provence. Max spent part of his childhood there, learning maxims and how to win and lose, and honing his killer instinct (at chess, which serves him well in finance). Max goes to France intent on selling the property. He spends a few days there, getting the property ready to show. Memories, a beautiful woman, and a young American who says she's Henry's illegitimate daughter interrupt his plans. Did Max the boy know things that Max the man has forgotten?
...
A Guide to Second Date Sex
Year: 2019
Genre: Comedy / Romance
Rating: (4.7)
Country: UK
Runtime: 81 min.
Director: Rachel Hirons
Cast: Naomi Willow / Alexandra Roach / George MacKay / Michael Socha / Kae Alexander / Tom Bell / Emma Rigby / Tom Palmer / Gillian Elisa / Holli Dempsey / Gregory Scott / Andy David
Plot:
Laura and Ryan are perfect for each other: they both love Meryl Streep, have been totally destroyed by previous relationships, and they have no idea what they are supposed to do tonight. They also both know that they'll have to pretend to be completely different to how they've ever been previously, in the hope of getting it right this time. How bad can a second date really go and what is there to lose? Ryan and Laura are about to find out.
...
und
A Life Less Ordinary
Year: 1997
Genre: Comedy / Crime / Fantasy / Romance
Rating: (6.4)
Country: UK / USA
Runtime: 103 min.
Director: Danny Boyle
Studio: Aaargh! Animation
Cast: Holly Hunter / Delroy Lindo / Dan Hedaya / Cameron Diaz / Ian McNeice / Ewan McGregor / Stanley Tucci / K.K. Dodds / Tony Shalhoub / Ian Holm / Christopher Gorham / Maury Chaykin / Frank Kanig / Mel Winkler / Anne Cullimore Decker
Plot:
Ewan McGregor stars as a cleaning man in Los Angeles, who takes his boss' daughter hostage after being fired and replaced by a robot. Two "angels", who are in charge of human relationships on Earth, offer some unsolicited help to bring this unlikely couple together.
...
und
A Mighty Heart
Year: 2007
Genre: Biography / Drama / History / Thriller / War
Rating: (6.7)
Country: USA / UK
Runtime: 108 min.
Director: Michael Winterbottom
Studio: Plan B Entertainment
Cast: Dan Futterman / Angelina Jolie / Archie Panjabi / Mushtaq Khan / Arif Khan / Mohammed Afzal / Daud Khan / Telal Saeed / Tipu Taheer / Amit Dhawan / Saira Nasir Khan / Aliya Khan / Sarah Mone / Bushra Parwani / Zafar Karachiwala
Plot:
On January 23, 2002, Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl is to fly from Karachi to Dubai with his pregnant wife, Mariane, also a reporter. On the day before, with great care, he has arranged an interview in a café with an Islamic fundamentalist cleric. When Danny doesn't return, Mariane initiates a search. Pakistani police, American embassy personnel, and the FBI examine witnesses, phone records, e-mails, and hard drives. Who has him? Where is he? There's also the why: because of U.S. abuse of prisoners at Guantanamo, because of a history of Journal cooperation with the CIA, because Pearl is a Jew? Through it all, Mariane is clearheaded, direct, and determined.
...
und
A Shot in the Dark
Year: 1964
Genre: Comedy / Mystery
Rating: (7.5)
Country: UK / USA
Runtime: 102 min.
Director: Blake Edwards
Set: The Pink Panther (Original) Collection
Studio: Mirisch Films Limited
Cast: Peter Sellers / Elke Sommer / George Sanders / Herbert Lom / Tracy Reed / Graham Stark / Moira Redmond / Vanda Godsell / Maurice Kaufmann / Ann Lynn / David Lodge / Martin Benson / Burt Kwouk / André Maranne / Reginald Beckwith
Plot:
Ballon household: Benjamin Ballon and his wife Madame Ballon, Henri Lafarge the head Butler and his wife Madame Lafarge the Cook, Miguel Ostos the Head Chauffeur, Maria Gambrelli the third maid, Pierre the second Chauffeur and his wife Dudo the head Maid, Georges the Gardener and his wife Simone the second Maid, Maurice the second Butler. Affairs: Monsieur Ballon and Maria, Maria and Miguel, Henri and Dudo, Madame Ballon and Henri, Pierre and Simone. Who killed who: Madame Ballon accidentally shot Miguel because she suspected her husband of having an affair with Maria and wanted to kill him. Madame LaFarge killed Georges because he threatened to break up with her. Simone killed Dudo to eliminate her because she was in the way of her affair with Pierre. Monsieur Ballon killed Henri because he was having an affair with his wife. Blackmailers: Georges blackmailing Monsieur Ballon (Seen leaving Maria's room). Maurice blackmailing Madame Ballon. (Seen leaving Maria's room).
...
und
A View to a Kill
Year: 1985
Genre: Action / Adventure / Thriller
Rating: (6.3)
Country: UK
Runtime: 131 min.
Director: John Glen
Set: James Bond Collection
Studio: Eon Productions
Cast: Roger Moore / Christopher Walken / Tanya Roberts / Grace Jones / Patrick Macnee / Patrick Bauchau / David Yip / Fiona Fullerton / Manning Redwood / Alison Doody / Willoughby Gray / Desmond Llewelyn / Robert Brown / Lois Maxwell / Walter Gotell
Plot:
James Bond has one more mission. Bond returns from his travels in the U.S.S.R. with a computer chip. This chip is capable of withstanding a nuclear electromagnetic pulse that would otherwise destroy a normal chip. The chip was created by Zorin Industries, and Bond heads off to investigate its owner, Max Zorin. Zorin may only seem like an innocent man, but is really planning to set off an earthquake in San Andreas, which will wipe out all of Silicon Valley. As well as Zorin, Bond must also tackle May Day and equally menacing companion of Zorin, while dragging Stacy Sutton along for the ride.
...
und
Absolution
Year: 1978
Genre: Drama / Mystery / Thriller
Rating: (6.5)
Country: UK
Runtime: 95 min.
Director: Anthony Page
Studio: Bulldog
Cast: Richard Burton / Dominic Guard / David Bradley / Billy Connolly / Andrew Keir / Willoughby Gray / James Ottaway / Brook Williams / Robin Soans / Brian Glover / Preston Lockwood / Jon Plowman / Trevor Martin / Sharon Duce / Dan Meaden
Plot:
At a Catholic public school, Benjamin Stanfield is tired of being the teacher's pet and decides to play a practical joke on his form master Father Goddard. In confession, Stanfield tells Goddard that he has accidentally murdered his friend Blakey and buried him in the forest. When Goddard investigates the matter, he finds a buried scarecrow. Goddard is outraged, but, due to the seal of confession, he knows he cannot expel Stanfield. Shortly after, Stanfield once again enters the confession booth, telling Goddard that what before was a practical joke, he has now made happen. In disbelief, Goddard once again goes to the forest to investigate the matter. This time, he discovers Blakey's dead body. The plot soon thickens as Stanfield's fellow student Arthur Dyson mysteriously disappears...
...
und
Adult Babies
Year: 2017
Genre: Horror
Rating: (4)
Country: UK
Runtime: 84 min.
Director: Dominic Brunt
Studio: Mitchell-Brunt Films
Cast: Kurtis Lowe / Dominic Brunt / Laurence R. Harvey / Andrew Dunn / Andy Abrahams / Charlie Chuck / Kate Coogan / Simon Corble / Samantha Daniels / Sally Dexter / Steph Easter / Howard Ellis / Nicky Evans / William Fox / Keith Hardy
Plot:
Three family members break into a remote country house to recover secret documents, but discover a cult of wealthy adults dressed as babies inside with sexy "nurses" as their caretakers.
...
und
Albert Nobbs
Year: 2011
Genre: Drama / Romance
Rating: (6.7)
Country: UK / Ireland / France / USA
Runtime: 113 min.
Director: Rodrigo García
Studio: Chrysalis Films
Cast: Glenn Close / Antonia Campbell-Hughes / Mia Wasikowska / Pauline Collins / Maria Doyle Kennedy / Mark Williams / James Greene / Serena Brabazon / Michael McElhatton / Phyllida Law / Brendan Gleeson / Kenneth Collard / Dolores Mullally / Bonnie McCormack / Judy Donovan
Plot:
In 19th century Dublin, Albert Nobbs, an eccentric man in the latter part of middle age, works as a waiter in Morrison's Hotel run by the stingy and controlling Marge Baker. Albert is hard working and saves his money so that one day he will be able to eke out a better life for himself by owning his own business rather than work at the hotel. Beyond his work colleagues, he is all alone in the world. One day, a man named Hubert Page is hired by Mrs. Baker to paint one of the rooms in the hotel. She forces Hubert to share Albert's bed for the one night he is required to stay to complete the work, much to Albert's horror. Hubert discovers the reason Albert did not want to share a room with him. But rather than the issue being a problem, Hubert shows Albert that he can follow a slightly different life path than the one he envisioned for himself - one closer to the life that Hubert leads with his wife Cathleen - which includes getting married and having a wife to support him emotionally. ...
...
und
Albert Nobbs
Year: 2011
Genre: Drama / Romance
Rating: (6.7)
Country: UK / Ireland / France / USA
Runtime: 113 min.
Director: Rodrigo García
Studio: Chrysalis Films
Cast: Glenn Close / Antonia Campbell-Hughes / Mia Wasikowska / Pauline Collins / Maria Doyle Kennedy / Mark Williams / James Greene / Serena Brabazon / Michael McElhatton / Phyllida Law / Brendan Gleeson / Kenneth Collard / Dolores Mullally / Bonnie McCormack / Judy Donovan
Plot:
In 19th century Dublin, Albert Nobbs, an eccentric man in the latter part of middle age, works as a waiter in Morrison's Hotel run by the stingy and controlling Marge Baker. Albert is hard working and saves his money so that one day he will be able to eke out a better life for himself by owning his own business rather than work at the hotel. Beyond his work colleagues, he is all alone in the world. One day, a man named Hubert Page is hired by Mrs. Baker to paint one of the rooms in the hotel. She forces Hubert to share Albert's bed for the one night he is required to stay to complete the work, much to Albert's horror. Hubert discovers the reason Albert did not want to share a room with him. But rather than the issue being a problem, Hubert shows Albert that he can follow a slightly different life path than the one he envisioned for himself - one closer to the life that Hubert leads with his wife Cathleen - which includes getting married and having a wife to support him emotionally. ...
...
und
Alien
Year: 1979
Genre: Horror / Sci-Fi
Rating: (8.5)
Country: UK / USA
Runtime: 117 min.
Director: Ridley Scott
Set: Alien Collection
Studio: Brandywine Productions
Cast: Tom Skerritt / Sigourney Weaver / Veronica Cartwright / Harry Dean Stanton / John Hurt / Ian Holm / Yaphet Kotto / Bolaji Badejo / Helen Horton
Plot:
In the distant future, the crew of the commercial spaceship Nostromo are on their way home when they pick up a distress call from a distant moon. The crew are under obligation to investigate and the spaceship descends on the moon afterwards. After a rough landing, three crew members leave the spaceship to explore the area on the moon. At the same time as they discover a hive colony of some unknown creature, the ship's computer deciphers the message to be a warning, not a distress call. When one of the eggs is disturbed, the crew realizes that they are not alone on the spaceship and they must deal with the consequences.
...
und
Aliens
Year: 1986
Genre: Action / Adventure / Sci-Fi / Thriller
Rating: (8.4)
Country: USA / UK
Runtime: 137 min.
Director: James Cameron
Set: Alien Collection
Studio: Brandywine Productions
Cast: Sigourney Weaver / Carrie Henn / Michael Biehn / Paul Reiser / Lance Henriksen / Bill Paxton / William Hope / Jenette Goldstein / Al Matthews / Mark Rolston / Ricco Ross / Colette Hiller / Daniel Kash / Cynthia Dale Scott / Tip Tipping
Plot:
57 years after Ellen Ripley had a close encounter with the reptilian alien creature from the first movie, she is called back, this time, to help a group of highly trained colonial marines fight off against the sinister extraterrestrials. But this time, the aliens have taken over a space colony on the moon LV-426. When the colonial marines are called upon to search the deserted space colony, they later find out that they are up against more than what they bargained for. Using specially modified machine guns and enough firepower, it's either fight or die as the space marines battle against the aliens. As the Marines do their best to defend themselves, Ripley must attempt to protect a young girl who is the sole survivor of the decimated space colony.
...
und
All the Money in the World
Year: 2017
Genre: Biography / Crime / Drama / Mystery / Thriller
Rating: (6.8)
Country: USA / Italy / UK
Runtime: 132 min.
Director: Ridley Scott
Studio: Scott Free Productions
Cast: Michelle Williams / Christopher Plummer / Mark Wahlberg / Romain Duris / Timothy Hutton / Charlie Plummer / Charlie Shotwell / Andrew Buchan / Marco Leonardi / Giuseppe Bonifati / Nicolas Vaporidis / Andrea Piedimonte Bodini / Nicola Di Chio / Guglielmo Favilla / Adele Tirante
Plot:
Rome, 1973. Masked men kidnap a teenage boy named John Paul Getty III (Charlie Plummer). His grandfather, Jean Paul Getty (Christopher Plummer), is the richest human in the world, a billionaire oil magnate, but he's notoriously miserly. His favorite grandson's abduction is not reason enough for him to part with any of his fortune. All the Money in the World (2017) follows Gail, (Michelle Williams), Paul's devoted, strong-willed mother, who unlike Getty, has consistently chosen her children over his fortune. Her son's life in the balance with time running out, she attempts to sway Getty even as her son's mob captors become increasingly more determined, volatile and brutal. When Getty sends his enigmatic security man Fletcher Chace (Mark Wahlberg) to look after his interests, he and Gail become unlikely allies in this race against time that ultimately reveals the true and lasting value of love over money..
...
und
Allied
Year: 2016
Genre: Action / Drama / Romance / Thriller / War
Rating: (7.1)
Country: UK / USA
Runtime: 124 min.
Director: Robert Zemeckis
Studio: Paramount
Cast: Brad Pitt / Marion Cotillard / Camille Cottin / Michael McKell / Vincent Latorre / August Diehl / Daniel Betts / Sally Messham / Vincent Ebrahim / Xavier de Guillebon / Fleur Poad / Miryam Hayward / Iselle Rifat / Aysha Kanayo / Anton Blake
Plot:
In the middle of World War II, in turbulent 1942, the fearless Wing Commander, Max Vatan, lands on the desert dunes of Morocco to meet with the skillful Parisian member of the French Resistance, Marianne Beauséjour. After a suicide mission in the heart of Casablanca, Max and Marianne will flee to England with plans on making a family; however, heavy clouds of distrust and suspicion will burden their relationship, when Max receives a shocking call from the Secret Service Division. In disbelief, with a terrible task in his hands and crushed under a devastating dilemma, Max must find the courage to seek answers in the perilous streets of a bombarded London, regardless of the outcome. In the end, amid duty and love, who shall live and who shall die?
...
und
Altar
Year: 2014
Genre: Horror / Mystery
Rating: (5.3)
Country: UK
Runtime: 94 min.
Director: Nick Willing
Studio: Screen Yorkshire
Cast: Olivia Williams / Matthew Modine / Antonia Clarke / Adam Thomas Wright / Richard Dillane / Jonathan Jaynes / Rebecca Calder / Steve Oram / David J. Peel / Mark Heenehan / Howard Lee / Stephen Chance
Plot:
The Hamilton family move into a large country house on the Yorkshire Moors to supervise its restoration from a dilapidated B&B to the original Victorian grandeur. When Meg Hamilton, wife, mother and renovation expert first loses her London team after an accident, then a local Yorkshire team too superstitious to continue, she's forced to carry on alone. The discovery of a secret attic room, a Rosicrucian mosaic, a bricked up root cellar and many other unexplainable events gradually convince Meg, her husband Alec and children Penny and Harper, that they're not only restoring the house, but also its original Victorian owners who died 150 years ago. But before they can escape, the house - and its former occupants - force them to spend one last, terrifying night under its roof.
...
und
American Gangster
Year: 2007
Genre: Biography / Crime / Drama / Thriller
Rating: (7.8)
Country: USA / UK
Runtime: 157 min.
Director: Ridley Scott
Studio: Film Rites
Cast: Denzel Washington / Russell Crowe / Chiwetel Ejiofor / Josh Brolin / Lymari Nadal / Ted Levine / Roger Guenveur Smith / John Hawkes / RZA / Yul Vazquez / Malcolm Goodwin / Ruby Dee / Ruben Santiago-Hudson / Carla Gugino / Skyler Fortgang
Plot:
Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He does so by buying heroin directly from the source in South East Asia and he comes up with a unique way of importing the drugs into the United States. As a result, his product is superior to what is currently available on the street and his prices are lower. His alliance with the New York Mafia ensures his position. It is also the story of a dedicated and honest policeman, Richie Roberts, who heads up a joint narcotics task force with the Federal government. Based on a true story.
...
und
An Englishman in New York
Year: 2009
Genre: Drama
Rating: (7.2)
Country: UK
Runtime: 75 min.
Director: Richard Laxton
Set: Quentin Crisp Collection
Studio: Leopard Drama
Cast: John Hurt / Denis O'Hare / Jonathan Tucker / Cynthia Nixon / Swoosie Kurtz / Nick Adams / Jeff Applegate / Twinkle Burke / Benjamin Eakeley / Robert Gomes / Craig muMs Grant / Silver Bramham / David Douglas / Alex C. Ferrill / Amy Gaipa
Plot:
Following the success of his television biography The Naked Civil Servant (1975), Quentin Crisp (Sir John Hurt) is invited to America to lecture on How To Be Happy, and falls in love with New York City's more permissive ambiance. Agent Connie Clausen (Swoosie Kurtz) enables him to be a "resident alien", writing movie reviews and dispensing words of wisdom. Curious about but impervious to trends, he describes A.I.D.S. as a "fad, nothing more", actually to divert heterosexual anger, but he is misinterpreted and reviled by many gays. A return to popularity occurs when he helps Patrick Angus (Jonathan Tucker), a young, A.I.D.S.-afflicted artist attain fame for his paintings and his healthy cynicism is marketed by performance artist Penny Arcade (Cynthia Nixon), putting him back in the limelight. Poor health causes him to refuse a lecture tour of England, but he gives a triumphant final audience at a gay club in Tampa. A postscript informs that he died at the age of ninety-one.
...
und
And Now for Something Completely Different
Year: 1971
Genre: Comedy
Rating: (7.6)
Country: UK
Runtime: 88 min.
Director: Ian MacNaughton
Studio: Columbia Pictures
Cast: Graham Chapman / John Cleese / Terry Gilliam / Eric Idle / Terry Jones / Michael Palin / Carol Cleveland / Connie Booth
Plot:
A collection of re-filmed sketches from the first and second series of the cult TV comedy show "Monty Python's Flying Circus". Includes such classics as "Nudge, Nudge", "Hell's Grannies", "Killer Cars", "Dead Parrot", "Lumberjack Song", "Blackmail" and "Upper Class Twit of the Year".
...
und
Angel Heart
Year: 1987
Genre: Horror / Mystery / Thriller
Rating: (7.3)
Country: UK / Canada / USA
Runtime: 113 min.
Director: Alan Parker
Studio: TriStar Pictures
Cast: Mickey Rourke / Robert De Niro / Lisa Bonet / Charlotte Rampling / Michael Higgins / Dann Florek / Kathleen Wilhoite / Judith Drake / Stocker Fontelieu / Brownie McGhee / Elizabeth Whitcraft / Eliott Keener / Charles Gordone / George Buck / Gerald Orange
Plot:
Harry Angel has a new case, to find a man called Johnny Favourite. Except things aren't quite that simple and Johnny doesn't want to be found. Let's just say that amongst the period detail and beautiful scenery, it all gets really really nasty.
...
und
Annihilation
Year: 2018
Genre: Adventure / Drama / Horror / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Thriller
Rating: (6.9)
Country: UK / USA
Runtime: 115 min.
Director: Alex Garland
Studio: DNA Films
Cast: Natalie Portman / Benedict Wong / Sonoya Mizuno / David Gyasi / Oscar Isaac / John Schwab / Jennifer Jason Leigh / Gina Rodriguez / Tuva Novotny / Tessa Thompson / Sammy Hayman / Josh Danford / Kristen McGarrity
Plot:
A biologist's husband disappears. She puts her name forward for an expedition into an environmental disaster zone, but does not find what she's expecting. The expedition team is made up of the biologist, an anthropologist, a psychologist, a surveyor, and a linguist.
...
und
Anomalisa
Year: 2015
Genre: Animation / Comedy / Drama / Romance
Rating: (7.3)
Country: USA / UK
Runtime: 90 min.
Director: Duke Johnson
Studio: Starburns Industries
Cast: David Thewlis / Jennifer Jason Leigh / Tom Noonan
Plot:
Michael Stone, an author that specializes in customer service, is a man who is unable to interact deeply with other people. His low sensitivity to excitement, and his lack of interest made him a man with a repetitive life on his own perspective. But, when he went on a business trip, he met a stranger - an extraordinary stranger, which slowly became a cure for his negative view on life that possibly will change his mundane life.
...
und
Anomalisa
Year: 2015
Genre: Animation / Comedy / Drama / Romance
Rating: (7.3)
Country: USA / UK
Runtime: 90 min.
Director: Duke Johnson
Studio: Starburns Industries
Cast: David Thewlis / Jennifer Jason Leigh / Tom Noonan
Plot:
Michael Stone, an author that specializes in customer service, is a man who is unable to interact deeply with other people. His low sensitivity to excitement, and his lack of interest made him a man with a repetitive life on his own perspective. But, when he went on a business trip, he met a stranger - an extraordinary stranger, which slowly became a cure for his negative view on life that possibly will change his mundane life.
...
und
Anonymous
Year: 2011
Genre: Drama / Thriller
Rating: (6.9)
Country: UK / Germany / USA
Runtime: 130 min.
Director: Roland Emmerich
Studio: Centropolis Entertainment
Cast: Rhys Ifans / Vanessa Redgrave / Sebastian Armesto / Rafe Spall / David Thewlis / Edward Hogg / Xavier Samuel / Sam Reid / Jamie Campbell Bower / Joely Richardson / Trystan Gravelle / Robert Emms / Tony Way / Julian Bleach / Paolo De Vita
Plot:
Edward De Vere, Earl of Oxford, is presented as the real author of Shakespeare's works. Edward's life is followed through flashbacks from a young child, through to the end of his life. He is portrayed as a child prodigy who writes and performs A Midsummer Night's Dream for a young Elizabeth I. A series of events sees his plays being performed by a frontman, Shakespeare.
...
und
Anonymous
Year: 2011
Genre: Drama / Thriller
Rating: (6.9)
Country: UK / Germany / USA
Runtime: 130 min.
Director: Roland Emmerich
Studio: Centropolis Entertainment
Cast: Rhys Ifans / Vanessa Redgrave / Sebastian Armesto / Rafe Spall / David Thewlis / Edward Hogg / Xavier Samuel / Sam Reid / Jamie Campbell Bower / Joely Richardson / Trystan Gravelle / Robert Emms / Tony Way / Julian Bleach / Paolo De Vita
Plot:
Edward De Vere, Earl of Oxford, is presented as the real author of Shakespeare's works. Edward's life is followed through flashbacks from a young child, through to the end of his life. He is portrayed as a child prodigy who writes and performs A Midsummer Night's Dream for a young Elizabeth I. A series of events sees his plays being performed by a frontman, Shakespeare.
...
und
Another Year
Year: 2010
Genre: Comedy / Drama
Rating: (7.3)
Country: UK
Runtime: 129 min.
Director: Mike Leigh
Studio: Thin Man Films
Cast: Jim Broadbent / Ruth Sheen / Lesley Manville / Oliver Maltman / Peter Wight / David Bradley / Karina Fernandez / Michele Austin / Phil Davis / Imelda Staunton / Stuart McQuarrie / Eileen Davies / Martin Savage / Mary Jo Randle / Ben Roberts
Plot:
A married couple who have managed to remain blissfully happy into their autumn years, are surrounded over the course of the four seasons of one average year by friends, colleagues, and family who all seem to suffer some degree of unhappiness.
...
und
Aria
Year: 1987
Genre: Comedy / Drama / Music
Rating: (5.8)
Country: UK
Runtime: 90 min.
Director: Robert Altman
Studio: R.V.P. Productions
Cast: Theresa Russell / Stephanie Lane / Arthur Cox / Marion Peterson / Valérie Allain / Roy Hyatt / Sevilla Delofski / Ruth Halliday / Dennis Holmes / Paul Brightwell / Frank Baker / Christopher Hunter / Nicola Swain / Jackson Kyle / Marianne McLoughlin
Plot:
Ten short pieces directed by ten different directors, including Ken Russell, Jean-Luc Godard, Robert Altman, Bruce Beresford, and Nicolas Roeg. Each short uses an aria as soundtrack/sound (Vivaldi, Bach, Wagner), and is an interpretation of the particular aria.
...
und
Arthur Christmas
Year: 2011
Genre: Animation / Adventure / Comedy / Family / Fantasy
Rating: (7.1)
Country: UK / USA
Runtime: 97 min.
Director: Sarah Smith
Studio: Columbia Pictures
Cast: James McAvoy / Hugh Laurie / Bill Nighy / Jim Broadbent / Imelda Staunton / Ashley Jensen / Marc Wootton / Laura Linney / Eva Longoria / Ramona Marquez / Michael Palin / Sanjeev Bhaskar / Robbie Coltrane / Joan Cusack / Rhys Darby
Plot:
Arthur Christmas reveals the incredible, never-before seen answer to every child's question: 'So how does Santa deliver all those presents in one night?' The answer: Santa's exhilarating, ultra-high-tech operation hidden beneath the North Pole. But at the center of the film is a story about a family in a state of comic dysfunction and an unlikely hero, Arthur, with an urgent mission that must be completed before Christmas morning dawns.
...
und
Artificial Intelligence: AI
Year: 2001
Genre: Adventure / Drama / Sci-Fi
Rating: (7.1)
Country: USA / UK
Runtime: 146 min.
Director: Steven Spielberg
Studio: Amblin Entertainment
Cast: Haley Joel Osment / Frances O'Connor / Sam Robards / Jake Thomas / Jude Law / William Hurt / Ken Leung / Clark Gregg / Kevin Sussman / Tom Gallop / Eugene Osment / April Grace / Matt Winston / Sabrina Grdevich / Theo Greenly
Plot:
In the not-so-far future the polar ice caps have melted and the resulting rise of the ocean waters has drowned all the coastal cities of the world. Withdrawn to the interior of the continents, the human race keeps advancing, reaching the point of creating realistic robots (called mechas) to serve them. One of the mecha-producing companies builds David, an artificial kid which is the first to have real feelings, especially a never-ending love for his "mother", Monica. Monica is the woman who adopted him as a substitute for her real son, who remains in cryo-stasis, stricken by an incurable disease. David is living happily with Monica and her husband, but when their real son returns home after a cure is discovered, his life changes dramatically.
...
und
Assassin's Creed
Year: 2016
Genre: Action / Adventure / Sci-Fi
Rating: (5.8)
Country: USA / France / UK / Hong Kong / Taiwan / Malta
Runtime: 115 min.
Director: Justin Kurzel
Studio: New Regency Pictures
Cast: Michael Fassbender / Marion Cotillard / Jeremy Irons / Brendan Gleeson / Charlotte Rampling / Michael Kenneth Williams / Denis Ménochet / Ariane Labed / Khalid Abdalla / Essie Davis / Matias Varela / Callum Turner / Carlos Bardem / Javier Gutiérrez / Hovik Keuchkerian
Plot:
Through a revolutionary technology that unlocks his genetic memories, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) experiences the adventures of his ancestor, Aguilar de Nerha, in 15th Century Spain. Callum discovers he is descended from a mysterious secret society, the Assassins, and amasses incredible knowledge and skills to take on the oppressive and powerful Templar organization in the present day.
...
und
Astérix et les Vikings
Year: 1969
Genre: Animation / Adventure / Comedy / Family / Fantasy / Romance
Rating: (6)
Country: France / Denmark / USA / Brazil / Germany / Spain / China / Estonia / Latvia / UK / Thailand
Runtime: 78 min.
Director: Stefan Fjeldmark
Cast: Roger Carel / Sara Forestier / Jacques Frantz / Pierre Tchernia / Bernard Alane / Lorànt Deutsch / Pierre Palmade / Marc Alfos / Jules Azem / Patrick Borg / Philippe Catoire / Bruno Dubernat / Luc Florian / Stéphane Fourreau / Marion Game
Plot:
After another raid in an empty village, the chief of the Vikings Timandahaf misunderstands the explanation of his druid Cryptograf that "fear gives wings to the dwellers" and believes that fear actually makes the villagers fly. They decide to chase the champion of fear in Gaul to learn how to fly and make them invincible warriors. Meanwhile, the nephew of Vitalstatistix, Justforkix, is sent from Parisium to the Gaulish village to become a man and Asterix and Obelix are assigned to train the youngster. The stupid son of Cryptograf, Olaf, listens to a conversation of the coward Justforkix with Asterix and Obelix and kidnaps him. While returning to the Viking village, Justforkix meets Abba, the daughter of Timandahaf, and they fall in love for each other. But the Machiavellian and ambitious Cryptograf plan to marry his son Olaf with Abba and become powerful. In the end, Asterix realizes that it is not fear that gives wings, it is love.
...
und
Atonement
Year: 2007
Genre: Drama / Mystery / Romance / War
Rating: (7.8)
Country: UK / France / USA
Runtime: 123 min.
Director: Joe Wright
Studio: Universal Pictures
Cast: Saoirse Ronan / Brenda Blethyn / James McAvoy / Harriet Walter / Keira Knightley / Juno Temple / Alfie Allen / Patrick Kennedy / Benedict Cumberbatch / Peter Wight / Leander Deeny / Ailidh Mackay / Julia West / Felix von Simson / Charlie von Simson
Plot:
SPOILER: When Briony Tallis, 13 years old and an aspiring writer, sees her older sister Cecilia and Robbie Turner at the fountain in front of the family estate she misinterprets what is happening thus setting into motion a series of misunderstandings and a childish pique that will have lasting repercussions for all of them. Robbie is the son of a family servant toward whom the family has always been kind. They paid for his time at Cambridge and now he plans on going to medical school. After the fountain incident, Briony reads a letter intended for Cecilia and concludes that Robbie is a deviant. When her cousin Lola is raped, she tells the police that it was Robbie she saw committing the deed.
...
und
Atonement
Year: 2007
Genre: Drama / Mystery / Romance / War
Rating: (7.8)
Country: UK / France / USA
Runtime: 123 min.
Director: Joe Wright
Studio: Universal Pictures
Cast: Saoirse Ronan / Brenda Blethyn / James McAvoy / Harriet Walter / Keira Knightley / Juno Temple / Alfie Allen / Patrick Kennedy / Benedict Cumberbatch / Peter Wight / Leander Deeny / Ailidh Mackay / Julia West / Felix von Simson / Charlie von Simson
Plot:
SPOILER: When Briony Tallis, 13 years old and an aspiring writer, sees her older sister Cecilia and Robbie Turner at the fountain in front of the family estate she misinterprets what is happening thus setting into motion a series of misunderstandings and a childish pique that will have lasting repercussions for all of them. Robbie is the son of a family servant toward whom the family has always been kind. They paid for his time at Cambridge and now he plans on going to medical school. After the fountain incident, Briony reads a letter intended for Cecilia and concludes that Robbie is a deviant. When her cousin Lola is raped, she tells the police that it was Robbie she saw committing the deed.
...
und
Avatar
Year: 2009
Genre: Action / Adventure / Fantasy / Sci-Fi
Rating: (7.8)
Country: UK / USA
Runtime: 162 min.
Director: James Cameron
Set: Avatar Collection
Studio: Ingenious Film Partners
Cast: Sam Worthington / Zoe Saldana / Sigourney Weaver / Stephen Lang / Michelle Rodriguez / Giovanni Ribisi / Joel David Moore / CCH Pounder / Wes Studi / Laz Alonso / Dileep Rao / Matt Gerald / Scott Lawrence / Sean Anthony Moran / Jason Whyte
Plot:
When his brother is killed in a robbery, paraplegic Marine Jake Sully decides to take his place in a mission on the distant world of Pandora. There he learns of greedy corporate figurehead Parker Selfridge's intentions of driving off the native humanoid "Na'vi" in order to mine for the precious material scattered throughout their rich woodland. In exchange for the spinal surgery that will fix his legs, Jake gathers intel for the cooperating military unit spearheaded by gung-ho Colonel Quaritch, while simultaneously attempting to infiltrate the Na'vi people with the use of an "avatar" identity. While Jake begins to bond with the native tribe and quickly falls in love with the beautiful alien Neytiri, the restless Colonel moves forward with his ruthless extermination tactics, forcing the soldier to take a stand - and fight back in an epic battle for the fate of Pandora.
...
und
Barry Lyndon
Year: 1975
Genre: Adventure / Drama / History / War
Rating: (8.1)
Country: UK / USA
Runtime: 185 min.
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Studio: Hawk Films
Cast: Ryan O'Neal / Marisa Berenson / Patrick Magee / Hardy Krüger / Steven Berkoff / Marie Kean / Diana Körner / Murray Melvin / Frank Middlemass / André Morell / Godfrey Quigley / Leonard Rossiter / Philip Stone / Gay Hamilton / Arthur O'Sullivan
Plot:
In the Eighteenth Century, in a small village in Ireland, Redmond Barry is a young farm boy in love with his cousin Nora Brady. When Nora gets engaged to the British Captain John Quin, Barry challenges him to a duel of pistols. He wins and escapes to Dublin but is robbed on the road. Without an alternative, Barry joins the British Army to fight in the Seven Years War. He deserts and is forced to join the Prussian Army where he saves the life of his captain and becomes his protégé and spy of the Irish gambler Chevalier de Balibari. He helps Chevalier and becomes his associate until he decides to marry the wealthy Lady Lyndon. They move to England and Barry, in his obsession of nobility, dissipates her fortune and makes a dangerous and revengeful enemy.
...
und
Batman
Year: 1989
Genre: Action / Adventure
Rating: (7.6)
Country: USA / UK
Runtime: 126 min.
Director: Tim Burton
Set: Batman Collection
Studio: PolyGram Filmed Entertainment
Cast: Michael Keaton / Jack Nicholson / Kim Basinger / Robert Wuhl / Pat Hingle / Billy Dee Williams / Michael Gough / Jack Palance / Jerry Hall / Tracey Walter / William Hootkins / Richard Strange / Mac McDonald / Lee Wallace / Carl Chase
Plot:
Gotham City. Crime boss Carl Grissom (Jack Palance) effectively runs the town but there's a new crime fighter in town - Batman (Michael Keaton). Grissom's right-hand man is Jack Napier (Jack Nicholson), a brutal man who is not entirely sane... After falling out between the two Grissom has Napier set up with the Police and Napier falls to his apparent death in a vat of chemicals. However, he soon reappears as The Joker and starts a reign of terror in Gotham City. Meanwhile, reporter Vicki Vale (Kim Basinger) is in the city to do an article on Batman. She soon starts a relationship with Batman's everyday persona, billionaire Bruce Wayne.
...
und
Batman & Robin
Year: 1997
Genre: Action / Sci-Fi
Rating: (3.7)
Country: USA / UK
Runtime: 125 min.
Director: Joel Schumacher
Set: Batman Collection
Studio: DC Comics
Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger / George Clooney / Chris O'Donnell / Uma Thurman / Alicia Silverstone / Michael Gough / Pat Hingle / John Glover / Elle Macpherson / Vivica A. Fox / Vendela Kirsebom Thomessen / Jeep Swenson / John Fink / Michael Reid MacKay / Elizabeth Sanders
Plot:
Batman and Robin are back working side-by-side to stop the villains of Gotham City, but is there tension appearing between them, especially when one villainess who calls herself Poison Ivy can make anyone fall in love with her...literally. Along with Poison Ivy, the icy Mr. Freeze is freezing anything which gets in his way from achieving his goal.
...
und
Batman Begins
Year: 2005
Genre: Action / Adventure
Rating: (8.2)
Country: USA / UK
Runtime: 140 min.
Director: Christopher Nolan
Set: The Dark Knight Collection
Studio: DC Comics
Cast: Christian Bale / Michael Caine / Liam Neeson / Katie Holmes / Gary Oldman / Cillian Murphy / Tom Wilkinson / Rutger Hauer / Ken Watanabe / Mark Boone Junior / Linus Roache / Morgan Freeman / Larry Holden / Gerard Murphy / Colin McFarlane
Plot:
When his parents are killed, billionaire playboy Bruce Wayne relocates to Asia, where he is mentored by Henri Ducard and Ra's Al Ghul in how to fight evil. When learning about the plan to wipe out evil in Gotham City by Ducard, Bruce prevents this plan from getting any further and heads back to his home. Back in his original surroundings, Bruce adopts the image of a bat to strike fear into the criminals and the corrupt as the icon known as "Batman". But it doesn't stay quiet for long.
...
und
Batman Forever
Year: 1995
Genre: Action / Adventure / Fantasy
Rating: (5.4)
Country: USA / UK
Runtime: 121 min.
Director: Joel Schumacher
Set: Batman Collection
Studio: DC Comics
Cast: Val Kilmer / Tommy Lee Jones / Jim Carrey / Nicole Kidman / Chris O'Donnell / Michael Gough / Pat Hingle / Drew Barrymore / Debi Mazar / Rene Auberjonois / Joe Grifasi / Philip Moon / Jessica Tuck / Elizabeth Sanders / Dennis Paladino
Plot:
The Dark Knight of Gotham City confronts a dastardly duo: Two-Face and the Riddler. Formerly District Attorney Harvey Dent, Two-Face incorrectly believes Batman caused the courtroom accident which left him disfigured on one side; he has unleashed a reign of terror on the good people of Gotham. Edward Nygma, computer-genius and former employee of millionaire Bruce Wayne, is out to get the philanthropist; as The Riddler he perfects a device for draining information from all the brains in Gotham, including Bruce Wayne's knowledge of his other identity. Batman/Wayne is/are the love focus of Dr. Chase Meridan. Former circus acrobat Dick Grayson, his family killed by Two-Face, becomes Wayne's ward and Batman's new partner Robin the Boy Wonder.
...
und
Batman Returns
Year: 1992
Genre: Action / Crime / Fantasy
Rating: (7)
Country: USA / UK
Runtime: 126 min.
Director: Tim Burton
Set: Batman Collection
Studio: DC Comics
Cast: Michael Keaton / Danny DeVito / Michelle Pfeiffer / Christopher Walken / Michael Gough / Michael Murphy / Cristi Conaway / Andrew Bryniarski / Pat Hingle / Vincent Schiavelli / Steve Witting / Jan Hooks / Rick Zumwalt / Anna Katarina / John Strong
Plot:
In the sewers of gotham city to the rooftops of the gotham city the penguin wants to know where he came from well in his villain ways catwoman plans to kill rich man of gotham max shreak but as he battles with millionaire Bruce Wayne both ladies men have their own secrets Bruce Wayne is back as Bat man trying to stop the penguin Max is helping penguin steal gotham city while selina Kyle/catwoman tries to help penguin not knowing her man murder target also her murder is helping him but all four men have their goals taking gotham from crime winning gotham city assassination for two men and more money to be gotham citys number one rich man.
...
und
Battle of the Sexes
Year: 2017
Genre: Biography / Comedy / Drama / Sport
Rating: (6.7)
Country: UK / USA
Runtime: 121 min.
Director: Jonathan Dayton
Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures
Cast: Steve Carell / Andrea Riseborough / Natalie Morales / Sarah Silverman / Bill Pullman / Alan Cumming / Elisabeth Shue / Eric Christian Olsen / Fred Armisen / Martha MacIsaac / Mickey Sumner / Jessica McNamee / Emma Stone / Lauren Kline / Fidan Manashirova
Plot:
In the wake of the sexual revolution and the rise of the women's movement, the 1973 tennis match between women's world champion Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and ex-men's-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) was billed as the BATTLE OF THE SEXES and became one of the most watched televised sports events of all time, reaching 90 million viewers around the world. As the rivalry between King and Riggs kicked into high gear, off-court each was fighting more personal and complex battles. The fiercely private King was not only championing for equality, but also struggling to come to terms with her own sexuality, as her friendship with Marilyn Barnett (Andrea Riseborough) developed. And Riggs, one of the first self-made media-age celebrities, wrestled with his gambling demons, at the expense of his family and wife Priscilla (Elisabeth Shue). Together, Billie and Bobby served up a cultural spectacle that resonated far beyond the tennis court, sparking discussions in bedrooms ...
...
und
Battle of the Sexes
Year: 2017
Genre: Biography / Comedy / Drama / Sport
Rating: (6.7)
Country: UK / USA
Runtime: 121 min.
Director: Jonathan Dayton
Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures
Cast: Steve Carell / Andrea Riseborough / Natalie Morales / Sarah Silverman / Bill Pullman / Alan Cumming / Elisabeth Shue / Eric Christian Olsen / Fred Armisen / Martha MacIsaac / Mickey Sumner / Jessica McNamee / Emma Stone / Lauren Kline / Fidan Manashirova
Plot:
In the wake of the sexual revolution and the rise of the women's movement, the 1973 tennis match between women's world champion Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and ex-men's-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) was billed as the BATTLE OF THE SEXES and became one of the most watched televised sports events of all time, reaching 90 million viewers around the world. As the rivalry between King and Riggs kicked into high gear, off-court each was fighting more personal and complex battles. The fiercely private King was not only championing for equality, but also struggling to come to terms with her own sexuality, as her friendship with Marilyn Barnett (Andrea Riseborough) developed. And Riggs, one of the first self-made media-age celebrities, wrestled with his gambling demons, at the expense of his family and wife Priscilla (Elisabeth Shue). Together, Billie and Bobby served up a cultural spectacle that resonated far beyond the tennis court, sparking discussions in bedrooms ...
...
und
Behemoth the Sea Monster
Year: 1959
Genre: Action / Adventure / Drama / Fantasy / Horror / Sci-Fi / Thriller
Rating: (5.8)
Country: UK / USA
Runtime: 80 min.
Director: Douglas Hickox
Studio: Artistes Alliance Ltd.
Cast: Gene Evans / André Morell / Leigh Madison / John Turner / Jack MacGowran / Maurice Kaufmann / Henri Vidon
Plot:
The dumping of radioactive waste in the ocean disturbs a prehistoric monster than can project electric shocks and radioactive beams. After terrorizing the English coast, it is discovered that if the creature is destroyed with conventional weaponry it would spread a dangerous amount radioactive contamination over the entire country, with this fact preventing the military from attacking the monster as it nears London.
...
und
Being Human
Year: 1994
Genre: Comedy / Drama
Rating: (5.4)
Country: UK / Japan
Runtime: 122 min.
Director: Bill Forsyth
Studio: NatWest Ventures
Cast: Robin Williams / Kelly Hunter / Robert Carlyle / Robert Cavanah / Tony Curran / David McGowan / Maudie Johnson / Max Johnson / Eoin McCarthy / Irvine Allen / Iain Andrew / Andrew Flanagan / Seamus Gubbins / Iain McAleese / Gavin Mitchell
Plot:
Five bittersweet vignettes that span the entire human history about five different men, all called Hector and played by the same actor (Robin Williams), who find themselves at a critical juncture in their lives. In prehistoric times, Hector lives in peace with his wife and their little son and daughter in a cave on a quite uninhabited island somewhere in the north. His world is shattered when a group of foreign pagan raiders led by a young chieftain and a somewhat pacifistic priest arrive there. In Ancient Rome, Hector is a loyal well-treated slave of Lucinnius, a somewhat naive big trader with political connections. When his latest shipment fails to arrive and the local corrupt governor Cyprion refuses to lend him money for his further endeavors due to bad omen that a professional soothsayer saw while reading the future from a chicken liver, he is ruined. To make things worse, just as Hector plans to ask his master for freedom and elope with his master's female African slave Thalia, ...
...
und
Bitter Moon
Year: 1992
Genre: Drama / Romance / Thriller
Rating: (7.2)
Country: France / UK / USA
Runtime: 139 min.
Director: Roman Polanski
Studio: Fine Line Features
Cast: Peter Coyote / Emmanuelle Seigner / Hugh Grant / Kristin Scott Thomas / Victor Banerjee / Sophie Patel / Patrick Albenque / Smilja Mihailovitch / Leo Eckmann / Luca Vellani / Richard Dieux / Danny Wuyts / Daniel Dhubert / Nathalie Galán / Eric Gonzales
Plot:
British couple Fiona and Nigel Dobson are sailing to Istanbul en route to India. They encounter a beautiful French woman, and that night Nigel meets her while dancing alone in the ship's bar. Later he meets her crippled American husband Oscar, who tells him their story. While living in Paris for several years trying to be a writer, he becomes obsessed with a woman he met by chance on a bus. He tracks her down and they start a steamy love affair. Soon Oscar finds himself enslaved body and soul by her love, and continues to tell Nigel the details of this relationship in various stages over a number of visits to Oscar's cabin.
...
und
Previous Page 1 / 10 Next
Page load time: 0.15 sec. | MovieLib 2.9.1 - Created by Regss