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Train passengers band together to fight a deadly creature.
After Nazi Germany's surrender in 1945, The Allies in Denmark put their German POWs to work removing over 1.5 million of their own landmines from the Danish west coast. Almost half of them were either severely injured or killed in the process. The film begins with a group of POWs arriving at the sea
Siblings Eva and Zac live cut off from society in a remote farmhouse, their insular world bounded by an enormous wall. But as the pair begins exploring their extraordinary, potentially dangerous supernatural abilities, a mystery arises: is their father trying to keep the world out, or to keep his ch
Alice thinks she might have found the solution to all their problems when an encounter with the swinging scene has an unexpected impact on David's impotence, but the poly-amorous world is a difficult place for a love story to flourish.
The film explores the scandalous love triangle between Victorian art critic John Ruskin, his teenage bride Effie Gray, and Pre-Raphaelite painter John Everett Millais. After marrying at the tender age of 19, Effie quickly realizes her marriage is a lie when Ruskin refuses to consummate it. Yearning
It's Christmas Eve in Tinseltown and Sin-Dee is back on the block. Upon hearing that her pimp boyfriend hasn't been faithful during the 28 days she was locked up, the working girl and her best friend, Alexandra, embark on a mission to get to the bottom of the scandalous rumor. Their odyssey leads th
Bex and Dawn are stuck, working every day at the same market food stall, selling the same food to the same low lives. They dream of owning their own upmarket cafe, but no one will give them a loan. Then they meet Jeremy, an independent businessman who offers to fund their dream. They accept it only
Agustín, a man living an unfulfilled life in Buenos Aires, returns to the Tigre Delta land of his childhood to assume the identity of his recently deceased identical twin, only to fall into the local criminal underworld in which his brother had become involved.
During World War II, English and German pilots who have shot each other down must band together to survive winter in the Norwegian wilderness. While huddled up in the same isolated cottage, they find it increasingly difficult to maintain antagonism toward one another.
After wrecking his stepfather's car, Adam takes a job as a driver for a hit man, Roy, in order to pay his stepfather back. Adam's first day on the job initiates him into a world of murder and revenge. Eager to be part of the action, Adam suddenly realizes what started as a hit could end with a bang
Emma travels with her boyfriend, Scott, and their friends, Lynne and James, to the town of Dunwich where Emma grew up. When Emma, at their prompting, tells them the history of an eerie tree growing on her family's land, she inadvertently awakens a centuries-old terror.
Stanley Kubrick's classic horror film "The Shining" is loved and hated by equal numbers. Loyalists consider it a genre standard and others see it as a mediocre work by a legendary director. Between these two poles are flourishing conspiracy theories of ardent fans who are convinced they have decoded
Two strong-willed Scottish sisters take their late father's ashes to Cuba -- the site of many family tales of his services to the Revolution. Once in Havana, the two women promptly lose the ashes and experience a series of misadventures to try to recover them.
Charged with overseeing Israel's war on terror - both Palestinian and Jewish - the head of Israel's secret service, the Shin Bet, is present at the crossroad of every decision made. For the first time ever, six former heads of the agency agreed to share their insights and reflect publicly on their a
Frances lives in New York, but she doesn't really have an apartment. Frances is an apprentice for a dance company, but she's not really a dancer. Frances has a best friend named Sophie, but they aren't really speaking anymore. Frances throws herself head-long into her dreams, even as their possibili
London, modern day: Joe, a mild mannered young man is bored by his life. When his beloved brother is murdered Joe finds solace in Piggy, one of his brother's old friends. Piggy helps Joe to cope with grief, intent on saving him and helping him get justice for his brother's killing. As their friendsh
Oscar Svendsen wakes up at a strip mall with a shotgun in his hands. Around him are eight corpses, and before him is an investigator aiming a gun at him. Oscar is convinced that he was framed: he is one of three hard-luck factory employees with criminal pasts who just won a lottery ticket. Now if o
In 17th-century Madrid, a baby named Ambrosio is left at the gates of a monastery and raised by the brothers there. When he grows up, Ambrosio becomes a brother who is admired for his uncompromising ethics and draws crowds when he speaks. But Brother Ambrosio faces temptation when Valerio arrives. T
On August 15, 1944, the 517th Parachute Regimental Combat Team (PRCT) jumped over the south of France with a mission to support Allied Troops marching to Berlin. Three paratroopers, separated from their unit, come across French resistance fighters and decide to join them in their efforts to liberate
Mickey Mannock and Ray Collishaw are the undisputed rulers of the London underground. But when they lose a shipment of the Russian mob's cocaine, they find themselves on the run and forced into a dangerous heist that could well cost them their lives.
Based on an astonishing true incident that happened on a cold night in March 1984, a few miles off the South Coast of Iceland, a fishing boat sinks, and along with it, its crew. One of the crew miraculously managed to survive. After five hours in the ocean, the exhausted young man washes ashore, onl
World War II: English and German pilots shoot each other down, only to find themselves stranded at the same cabin. In order to survive the tough winter in the Norwegian wilderness they have to stand together. A long and unlikely friendship ensues.
Frank is the withdrawn owner of a mannequin store, but his life changes when young artist Anna appears asking for his help with her new exhibition. As their friendship develops and Frank's obsession escalates, it becomes clear that she has unleashed in him a long-repressed compulsion to stalk and ki
Set in a medieval realm where Captain Ahab and crew hunt dragons for the vitriol that powers their world, Ishmael, a charismatic harpooner, and his friend Queequeg join their quest. Ahab's adopted daughter Rachel, beautiful and tough, runs the hunting vessel. Ahab's obsession to seek revenge on a
Sid, mid-twenties, migrates from Delhi to Auckland with his parents. His parents want him to focus on his engineering studies, but Sid takes a part-time job at a struggling restaurant. Soon, his studies take a backseat to his new friends and a local girl by the name of Mary. When the restaurant si
At the end of every summer, the children of a local community attend Camp Hope. While being taught the ways of a proper society, one teacher leads them unknowingly into a world of evil. As deep dark secrets are exposed about Camp Hope, the children's bodies slowly start to be taken over by something
The crew of ghost-hunting reality TV show "Grave Encounters" is shooting an episode inside an abandoned psychiatric hospital where unexplained phenomena have been reported for years. To ratchet up the stakes, they decide to lock themselves inside the building for the night in order to film their par
Set in the venerable Yankee Pedlar Inn, which is about to shut its doors for good after over a century of service. Believed by many to be one of New England's "most haunted hotels," the last remaining employees, Claire and Luke are determined to uncover proof before it shuts down for good. As the In
Legendary bandit "Pocky" Zhang violently crosses paths with the con man Tang, who desperately offers up an intriguing proposition: Zhang will become the governor of Goose Town, where he can make more money in a month than he would in a year of train robberies. But neither realizes that Goose Town i
Laura Guerrero lives with her father and brother in a lawless border town in Mexico and dreams of becoming a beauty queen. After entering the Miss Baja California pageant, Laura is partying in a club with her best friend Suzu when a drug cartel bursts in and kills most of the people there. The kille
Based on a true story about Leopold Socha, a sewer worker and petty thief in Lvov, a Nazi occupied city in Poland. One day he encounters a group of Jews trying to escape the liquidation of the ghetto. He hides them for money in the labyrinth of the town's sewers beneath the bustling activity of the
America is a lost nation. When an epidemic of vampirism strikes, humans find themselves on the run from vicious, feral beasts. Cities are tombs and survivors cling together in rural pockets, fearful of nightfall. When his family is slaughtered, young Martin is taken under the wing of a grizzled, way
When Havana begins to fill up with zombies, Juan, a 40-year-old slacker, is forced to become a hero, defend his country and protect his own on an island that has turned into a real bloodbath.
Vienna, 1930s. Victor Kaufmann, the son of a wealthy cosmopolitan Jewish couple who own an art gallery, shares with his best friend Rudi a well-kept family secret: a drawing by Michelangelo that was believed lost. In turn, Rudi reveals that he is a member of the Nazi party and is hoping that Austria
Ming dynasty scholar Yangsheng believes that life is short and one should pursue the ultimate sexual pleasure before time runs out. However, after meeting Yuxiang, the Taoist priest's beautiful daughter, and falling in love at first sight, he decides to get married. Unfortunately, the newlyweds fin
Professor Kang is a seemingly innocuous university professor, toiling by day in his classroom and mentoring his students, all of whom are oblivious to his real knowledge. They don't know that he's a master of wizardry, embracing water as his muse, one of the five pure and ancient elements that furth
Riva is a small time operator who has just returned to his hometown of Kinshasa, Congo after a decade away with a major score: a fortune in hijacked petrol. With wads of cash and all out for a good time, Riva is soon entranced by the beautiful night club denizen Nora, the kept woman of a local gan
While China is traumatized by military cliques during the Warlord Era in the 1920s, Japan has grown into the most powerful foreign national group there, taking over much of Northern Shanghai. Although the city is being torn by international settlements, the upscale Casablanca nightclub remains a hav
A group of young bikers find themselves tormented by mysterious forces at a secluded farmhouse party.
Joe, a put-upon fast food employee, has reached his breaking point. So on the last day of summer he decides to take revenge on the boss who's tormented him. But a chance encounter with a beautiful customer throws a monkey wrench in his plans and ultimately his life.
At an old strawberry farm in the bayou of South Louisiana, six people, who barely like each other, decide to get together for an evening of group sex. Although the participants initially act casually about the affair, as the prospect of actually having to go through with it approaches, their true co
Suzanne is a devoted doctor's wife and mother of two teenagers living in the South of France. Although she seems to have it all, a beautiful home, all of the material possessions a woman could want and a loving family, she has put her own life on hold for fifteen years and in doing so has unknowing
Becca and Howie Corbett are returning to their everyday existence after the sudden death of their young son in an accident. Just eight months ago, they were a happy suburban family with everything they wanted. Now, they are caught in a maze of pain and tightly controlled rage from which they cannot
Father and son Bill and Karl have just been released from jail free and clear, but all is not well at Down Terrace. Patriarchs of a small crime family, their business is plagued with infighting. Karl has had more than he can take of his old man's philosophizing and preaching, and Bill thinks Karl's
Centers on a woman who survives the 1976 Tangshan earthquake, which killed 300,000 people.
A day in the life of Shifty, a young Muslim crack cocaine dealer. Charismatic, compassionate and intelligent, he comes from a respectable family, but is also the most prolific dealer in the area. When his old friend returns to the town, it sets into action a series of events that will see Shifty fig
The tragic story of French naïve painter Séraphine Louis aka Séraphine de Senlis (1864-1942), a humble servant who becomes a gifted self-taught painter. Discovered by prominent critic and collector William Uhde, she came to prominence between the wars grouped with other naïve painters like Henri Rou
When he finds himself a father at the age of 14, Robbie is quickly catapulted into adulthood at great speed.
Aging Edoardo Recchi, Sr. is the patriarch of a Milanese family made wealthy by his success in the textile business. He has decided to name his successor to the company and during a family gathering he announces that he has split the power between his son Tancredi and his grandson Edo. This surprise
Mexican football star Santiago Munez is pitted against his Real Madrid teammates and England players Charlie Braithwaite and Liam Adams in a mutual quest to lift sport's ultimate prize: the FIFA World Cup. Santi is motivated to try and win the trophy for his late father and family back in Los Angele
Eliza is a former fiction writer-turned-mom-blogger with her own site, "The Bjorn Identity." Taking place in a single day in Eliza's life that nearly pushes her to the tipping point, which includes preparing for and throwing her daughter's 6th birthday party, minding her toddler son, and navigating
Sang-hyun is a priest who cherishes life; so much so, that he selflessly volunteers for a secret vaccine development project meant to eradicate a deadly virus. But the virus takes the priest, and a blood transfusion is urgently ordered up for him. The blood he receives is infected, so Sang-hyun live
The fear and the chaos of the 1982 invasion of Lebanon from the point of view of young Israeli tank crew.
Sam is a pretty college sophomore, so desperate to earn some cash for a deposit on an apartment that she accepts a babysitting job even after she finds out there is no baby. Mr. and Mrs. Ulman are the older couple who lure Sam out to their creeky Victorian mansion deep in the woods, just in time for
Portrait of a family, showing five particular days during a twelve year period.
Documentary that details actor Eric Bana's 25-year love affair with his car, a 1974 Ford Falcon coupe, as he explores the importance of friends and hobbies.
The California coast is terrorized by two enormous prehistoric sea creatures as they battle each other for supremacy of the sea.
A German businessman saves more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanjing massacre in 1937-38.
Recently retired criminal court investigator Benjamin, decides to write a novel based on a twenty-five year old unresolved rape and murder case, which still haunts him. Sharing his plans with Irene, the beautiful judge and former colleague he has secretly been in love with for years, Benjamin's init
Mike Cranshaw and Sue Claussen have a chance encounter when Sue checks into the roadside motel owned by Mike's parents in Arizona. What starts with a bottle of wine "compliments of management" soon evolves into a multi-layered, cross-country journey of two people looking for a sense of purpose. Mike
Set in 1945 during the Red Army invasion of Berlin. Women are victims of rape and devastation; one of them is Anonyma, who had been a journalist and photographer. In her desperation, she decides to look for an officer who can protect her. She meets a Russian officer Andrej - an encounter which devel
Sheamy is an Irish ex-priest who arrives in London to find his old family friend and mentor Father Brendan. After an unsuccessful search Sheamy reaches out to the only other person he knows in the city, Rory, a talented musician. Rory instantly takes Sheamy under his wing and introduces him to his f
Follows two Danish resistance fighters who liquidate Nazi informers.
Based on a true story, about a competition to climb the most dangerous rock face in the Alps. In 1936, Nazi propaganda urges German Alpinists to conquer the unclimbed north face of the Swiss massif, the Eiger, bringing two reluctant climbers, Toni Kurz and Andi Hinterstoisser, to begin their daring
Inspired by the true story of Martin McGartland who was recruited by the British Special Branch to work inside the IRA. He moved up the ranks and saved well over 50 lives, yet ended up being hunted by both sides. He had to leave his young girlfriend and child behind for their own protection and is s
Tells of a woman who becomes convinced a 6-year-old girl she sees at a birthday party is the daughter she lost during a fire in a maternity ward years earlier.
After a man's wife dies suddenly, he moves with his two daughters to Italy to start a new life and teach English.
Lise and Julien are married and lead a happy, quiet existence with their son, Oscar. But their lives are turned upside down one morning when the police come to their home to arrest Lisa for murder. She is sentenced to twenty years in prison. Convinced of her innocence, and faced with the failure of
Set in the midst of war and political upheaval during the Taiping Rebellion in 1860s China. General Pang barely survives a brutal massacre of his fellow soldiers by playing dead, he joins a band of bandits led by Er Hu and Wu Yang. After fighting back attackers from a helpless village, the three men
A woman's haunting visions reveal a Catholic priest's sinister plot to silence her mother from speaking the truth about atrocities that occurred at a Native Indian boarding school.
Focuses on 2006's "Freedom of Speech" tour. During the tour, the Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young band traveled with Mike Cerre, an embedded correspondent who has been to Iraq and Afghanistan five times in the current "War on Terror." The internal conflict of Americans struggling to come to grips with
The true story of Senait Mehari, who came of age as a young girl soldier during the Eritrean civil war.
During the winter of 1975 in Hawaii, surfing was shaken to its core. A group of young surfers from Australia and South Africa sacrificed everything and put it all on the line to create a sport, a culture, and an industry that is today worth billions of dollars and has captured the imagination of th
Ex-cop pimp Joong-ho is irritated because his girls keep disappearing without clearing their debts. One night, he gets a call from a customer and sends Min-ji. Joong-ho realizes the phone number of the customer matches that of the calls the missing girls got last. As something smells fishy, he searc
Salomon "Sally" Sorowitsch is the king of counterfeiters. He lives a mischievous life of cards, booze, and women in Berlin during the Nazi-era. Suddenly his luck runs dry when arrested by Superintendent Friedrich Herzog. Immediately thrown into the Mauthausen concentration camp, Salomon exhibits exc
Anna is a calm and reserved young woman. Convinced that Doctor Zanevsky is in love with her, she is brought to her wits ends, going from hope, despair, then hatred, before turning the lives of the doctor and his wife upside down.
Six graphic artists and cartoonists have breathed life into their nightmares, bleeding away color only to retain the starkness of light and the pitch black of shadows. Their intertwined stories make up an unprecedented epic where phobias, disgust and nightmares come to life and reveal Fear at its mo
Follows a soldier trying to gain recognition for comrades who died in 1948, at a turning point in the civil war between the communists and the nationalist forces of the Kuomintang (KMT).
Clementine teaches at the French school in Bucharest. Lucas is a novelist. The young couple lives happily in a large house tucked away in the middle of a forest. But tonight, their lives will be turned upside down. They don't know it yet, but they're being spied upon, they're being surrounded. Wh
Amidst the growing nationalist movement in 1930's India, T.K. Neelan, a Western-educated idealistic young Indian man, finds himself torn between his ambitions for the future and his loyalty to the past when the local villagers learn of an adulterous affair between his boss, Henry Moores, a British c
Three miles north of Molkom, hidden deep in the lakeside forests of Sweden, lies Angsbacka, a 21st Century playground for adults. Once a year, their gates open to a thousand international participants, who are placed in "sharing groups" at random. A Swedish celebrity, a Californian hippy, a Finnish
November 19th, 2005, Haditha, Iraq. Iraqi insurgents bomb a convoy of US Marines, resulting in the death of their most popular officer. Enraged by this loss, his young Marine buddies carry out a brutal retaliation. Their violent house-searches lead to the massacre of 24 people, many of whom are wom
In swinging 1960s London, Laura Quinn is a bright, driven and beautiful executive at the London Diamond Corporation who finds herself frustrated by a glass ceiling after years of faithful employment, as man after man is promoted ahead of her despite her greater experience. Hobbs, the nighttime janit
Based on the Aramoana Massacre that occurred on 13 November and 14 November 1990 in New Zealand. Resident David Gray, an unemployed gun collector, went on a rampage in which 13 people were shot dead, before Gray himself was shot by police.
Perhaps nowhere in sports is the marriage of athleticism and grace more evident than in the arena of world champion pairs figure skating--the lifts, the jumps, the routines. It''s an elegant world, a rarefied universe, a noble place populated by the crème de la crème of skating elite. Well, it used to be. When the macho, swaggering Chazz Michael Michaels takes to the rink, he is the rock star of the arena, leaving a trail of thrashed ice and shrieking female fans in his wake. The only competitor who can match Michaels'' scores is the driven former child prodigy, Jimmy MacElroy. Spotted as a youth executing triple lutzes on the frozen pond of an orphanage, MacElroy was whisked away to days of endless training, and now stands as the picture of poise, the personification of the highest ideals of the men''s sport. Michaels and MacElroy have met in finals rounds before, but their latest head-to-head at the World Championships--when they tie for first--is more than either one can bear, and their longstanding rivalry erupts into a no-holds-barred fight. The ensuing brawl not only sets fire to the World Championship''s helpless mascot, but lands both athletes in hot water: Chazz and Jimmy are called before the sport''s governing board, stripped of their gold medals and banned from the sport for life. Now, three-and-a-half years later, both men are still trying to find their way in a world without competitive skating. Michaels has devolved into a drunken party machine, skating as a costumed evil wizard in a kiddie ice review, and MacElroy has been banished to the shoe department of a chain sporting goods store. But then, inspiration (in the form of an over-friendly, former stalker of Jimmy''s) strikes, and a loophole emerges. To skate again, all Chazz and Jimmy have to do is set aside their long festering hatred of one another and join forces--as the first male/male figure skating pair to compete in the history of the sport.
Vincent Mandel, a photographer and father on the brink of divorce, sees his life collapse because of a vile scheme cooked up by a former classmate, Joseph Plender. Murder, kidnapping, and blackmail make Vincent's life a living hell. He has only one hope left: to beat Plender at his own game.
The story of big mountain skiing, a sport that barely existed 35 years ago. It started in the 1970s in the mountains above Chamonix, France, where skiers began to attempt ski descents so extreme that they appeared almost suicidal. Men like Anselme Baud and Patrick Vallencant were inspired by the cha
Ancient China - the Imperial Court. The emperor dies mysteriously. His death starts a journey of loyalty and betrayal, conspiracy and slaughter, and love and hatred a la Shakespeare's Hamlet.
The tale of a group of African soldiers who join the French in their fight against the Nazis. Although they passionately battle to defend the motherland, a place they've never been, they face inequality and daily humiliation within the French army. These heroes that history forgot won battles thro
Magdalena is the daughter of a Mexican-American family who runs a storefront church in Echo Park, Los Angeles. With her fifteenth-birthday approaching, all she can think about is her boyfriend, her Quinceañera dress, and the Hummer Limo she hopes will carry her on her special day. But a few months b
An aging couple faces the wife''''s Alzheimer''''s.
Three years after entering prison for robbery as a 19-year-old heroin addict, Sherry Swanson begins her first day of freedom, clean and sober. A model prisoner who has undergone personal transformation, she immediately sets out to regain custody of her young daughter Alexis, who has been cared for i
A poetic, experimental film. A heavy set man and a slim Asian woman stumble across rubbish dumps and through dilapidated buildings. He carries her on his back; she may be the embodiment of his girlish inner self. A jumble of thoughts and personalities are breathlessly voiced offscreen: a mash-up of
In 1938 India an 8 year old girl, who barely even remembers her wedding and has little comprehension of her marriage, has just been widowed. Required by ancient Hindu laws to now leave society, she is brought to a dilapidated widow house or ashram where, according to custom, her hair will be shorn,
A satire on the British tabloids, in which a tyrannical chairman and the top editor battle for political supremacy--all played out in the pages of the press.
A collection of the director's favorite images of his dogs, friends, and historical world events.
Kimberly Joyce, an insanely intelligent, wildly funny, shockingly cruel and sexy-beyond-her-years Beverly Hills teenager will stop at nothing to become famous. Believing the world is an orchestra and she is the conductor, Kimberly masterfully manipulates all those around her. She convinces her two b
Manderlay lay on a lonely plain somewhere in the deep south of the USA. It was in the year of 1933 that Grace and her father had left the township of Dogville behind them. Grace's father and his army of villains had spent the entire winter seeking out new hunting grounds in vain, and now they were h
Based on real events and filmed at the actual location where this story took place, a real life drama set during the Rwandan genocide in 1994: Joe Connor has come to teach in Rwanda because he believes he can make a difference. When the school becomes a haven for thousands of Tutsis fleeing the vio
A look inside the lives of New York City school kids on a journey into the world of ballroom dancing--a new and unexpected arena where they discover home truths about attitude, movement, style and commitment. Told from the candid, sometimes hilarious perspective of the boys and girls themselves, the
A Palestinian family finds themselves caught in the crossfire when their home is confiscated by the Israeli army. Off a road between Israeli settlements and a Palestinian village live a modestly affluent Palestinian couple and their five children. One day Israeli soldiers take the house over as an o
Based on the 1974 true story of would-be assassin Samuel Byck, a paranoid and alienated salesman who is tired of preying on customers. Rejected for a government loan and spurned by his family, he focuses his resentment on Nixon as the figurehead of the US capitalist system and obsessively plots his
A minister in a women's prison finds her faith and confidence shaken by her surroundings.
After making a misjudged advance towards her mother's boyfriend, 16-year-old Heidi flees her home for the small Australian ski town of Jindabyne. Entranced by the startling beauty of the wintry landscapes and falling snow, she begins to create a new life for herself. With little money or practical e
Agnes and Rickard are moving to a new town. One of the last evenings before moving, they invite their best friends to dinner. The following night will change their lives. Anders is a bricklayer and works twice round the clock to get money for everything he thinks that his family needs. This night he
For the past twenty five years, the city of Sienna, Italy has lost in the annual and ancient horserace that takes place there. This year, they are desparate to win. So desparate in fact, that shady, clandestine deals are in the works to ensure their victory.
One hundred and fifty years ago, the corporation was a relatively insignificant entity. Today, it is a vivid, dramatic and pervasive presence in all our lives. Like the Church, the Monarchy and the Communist Party in other times and places, the corporation is today's dominant institution. But histor
As a director of photography, Haskell Wexler has a reputation for brilliance. He has worked with the world's most accomplished directors including Elia Kazan, Mike Nichols, Woody Allen, George Lucas, Milos Forman and Francis Ford Coppola. He has won two Academy Awards in a career that includes numer
Louis Trebor, a robust and mysterious loner, lives alone in an isolated woodland compound on the French-Swiss border in the Jura mountains. An enigmatic figure and emotionally distant father, he has little contact with his grown up son, Sidney--who lives near Geneva with his wife, a Swiss border gua
The rags-to-riches-to-rags story of Troy Duffy, a blue collar Boston twentysomething who struck a dream movie deal with Miramax in 1997 to direct the $15 million project, "Boondock Saints," from his own script. It was a deal that received worldwide attention. But when Miramax 'jumped ship' and put t
A chronicle exploring what happened in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on June 12th, 2000--Valentine's Day in Brazil--when Bus 174 was highjacked by an armed young man, Sandro do Nascimento, with a dozen passengers. Nascimento, a disillusioned slum-dweller, threatened to kill all of the passengers, but even
The year is 1955 and the town of Northfork is literally about to be "dammed," flooded to make way for a new hydroelectric project. The town's rugged plains are going to drown, its Heartland houses will be swept away and its citizens are heading for higher ground. With the exception of a few stoic
Erik is a sixteen-year-old boy whose life has been plagued by violence. Tormented by his abusive stepfather, he has hit back in the only way he knows: by giving a good thrashing to anyone in his way. When he is expelled from public school, Erik is told he has one last chance to make something of him
In a remote, isolated village in post-Soviet Armenia, Hamo, a widower with a pitiful pension and three worthless sons, travels daily to his wife's grave. There he meets the lovely Nina, who is communing with her late husband. The two are penniless--she works in a local bar that is about to close dow
Captain Spaulding is Ruggsville's own PT Barnum. More demented sideshow carney than dazzling circus showman, Spaulding is the proprietor of the Museum of Monsters and Madmen, where weary travelers can fill their gas tanks with the only petrol for miles and their stomachs with his secret recipe of fr
Three prisoners are about to be released on bail--Dale, Mal and Shane--the Twentyman brothers. Hard experience and an unspoken bond of family have made them masters of their craft--armed robbery. It's a job and they do it because they're good at it. Their only rule is, no one gets hurt. Keeping the
Eight kids of wildly disparate ethnic, class, and regional backgrounds are followed from their individual hometowns to Washington D.C. for the 1999 National Spelling Bee Finals.
Over the course of a school year students and teachers in a French village learn how to live together.
Lee Holloway is a smart, quirky woman in her twenties who returns to her hometown in New Jersey after a brief stay in a mental hospital. In search of relief from herself and her oppressive childhood environment, she starts to date a nerdy friend from high school and takes a job as a secretary in a l
Ryu, a young factory worker, has recently quit art school in order to look after his sister, who is dying a slow, agonizing death for want of a kidney. When a doctor tells Ryu that he is an unsuitable donor and that the chances of finding one are slim, Ryu turns to the black market. But the old lady
Lucia is a waitress who lives and works in Madrid. After what she believes to be the loss of her boyfriend, the tortured writer Lorenzo, she flees to a secluded island that he had often told her about. There she meets Carlos and Elena, who have also run away to the island to escape personal tragedy.
Through a chronological history of the South African liberation struggle, this documentary cites examples of the way that music was used in the fight for freedom. Songs united those who were being oppressed and gave those fighting a way to express their plight. The music consoled those incarcerated,
Thirteen-year-old Pasquale is the head of a small band of children who hunt birds in their spare time, and defend "their" territory from rival gangs. Like most of his fellow Lampedusans, Pasquale spends his evenings on Via Roma, the main street that he and his mates use as a race track for performin
Charts the friendship between two teenage boys from a south London council estate during a long, hot summer as their close but volatile relationship reaches a breaking point and ultimately changes forever.
Three friends try to work out their frustrations in racially volatile south east London. When not dealing with racist cops, Jamie, nicknamed 'Rage,' and his buddies Godwin and Thomas, dream of cutting a hip hop record but turn to petty crime.
Three children accidentally transformed into fish have only 48 hours to find the antidote that will change them back.
Once again, intrepid Marseille cabbie Daniel joins forces with mild-mannered Paris cop Emilien in order to rescue the kidnapped Japanese Minister of Defense and Emilien's ladylove and fellow police officer, the reserved and statuesque Petra.
A drama based on a real experiment carried out in Palo Alto, California where a group of scientists gathered 20 people and had them carry out a psychological experiment for a cash reward. As part of the research project, the recruits were divided up into prisoners and guards. In a controlled peniten
A young man with a dead-end job and no plans for the future suddenly inherits a large sum of money, but with a condition: he must compete in the world's toughest dog sled race.
Jane Marks is the matriarch of a confused trio of daughters -- a heady brew of vanity, insecurity and humor -- that seem to have nothing in common. Former homecoming queen Michelle, the eldest daughter, is in a loveless marriage with a spouse who does not appreciate her decidedly obscure artistic en
With the rent due and his car booted, Sean has to come up with some ends... and fast. When his best buddy and roommate Dee Loc suggests that Sean get a job busting suds down at the local car wash, the first order of business is impressing Mr. Washington, the gun-toting, dominoes-playing owner of The
When one of a group of lifelong friends dies, his buddies are left to carry out his last wishes: to take his ashes and dispose of them off the pier in the seaside town of Margate. As their sentimental journey begins and their own emotional mysteries unfold, they try to come to terms with Jack's deat
Donnie is a troubled high school student: in therapy, prone to sleepwalking and in possession of an imaginary friend, a six-foot rabbit named Frank, who tells him the world is going to end in 28 days, 6 hours, 42 minutes and 12 seconds. During that time he will navigate teenage life, narrowly avoid
Mark 'Chopper' Reed is a small time crook who dreams of becoming a legendary crime figure. During his second stint in jail he writes an exaggerated account of his life and crimes. When it becomes a bestseller, Chopper's big time dreams are finally realized: he gains a reputation as Australia's numbe
Two friends, inseparable in their youth, have grown up to be complete opposites. Charlie Sitter (aka Chuck) is living the American Dream. A fast-rising executive in the music business, he's not yet thirty but, ambitious, confident, and handsome. Chuck has already acquired all the trappings of succes
A young man's sexual impulses go haywire when he discovers that the woman he has just been to bed with happens to be his mother's lesbian lover and may be carrying his child. Living on social security in the protected environment of his mother's home, Hlynur has never felt the urge to venture beyond
Carl comes to London to gather his deceased brother's belongings and finds there was more to his brother's life than he ever knew. As he learns more about him, he becomes entangled in the same rave scene which may have been responsible for his brother's mysterious death.
Confident and opinionated, 17-year-old Megan is a high school student who has it all. She's popular, pretty, a model student, dates the captain of the football team and is a cheerleader. But she's also a vegetarian, likes Georgia O'Keefe and hates kissing her boyfriend, leading her horrified parents
A fictionalized account of the making of director F. W. Murnau's classic silent horror film "Nosferatu" (Germany/1922) and Murnau's obsession with lending the film authenticity. Without alerting the rest of his cast, director Murnau finds an actual vampire to take on the name of actor Max Schreck an
Adam and Asya have lived together in Tel Aviv since a tragic accident killed their 3-year-old son in London 13 years before. Silently unhappy, the couple have never recovered from the accident and their relationship with their teenage daughter Dafi has suffered because of it. One day young Frenchman
In the mid-1970s, fleeing life from her abusive husband Rolf, Elisabeth moves into her brother Goran's commune with her two children Stefan and Eva. A big house in suburban Stockholm, the commune is called "Together" and inhabited by a crowded assortment of hippies and would-be revolutionaries. Uni
Lucy Owens is entertaining memories of her ex-boyfriend in a restaurant where she works when Adam strolls in to have a quiet dinner. Immediately smitten, Lucy can't help but ask the shy and unassuming gentleman on a date. Next thing you know, he's rolling up the family driveway in a baby blue Jaguar
Suspicions that their spouses are cheating draw a man and woman closer together.
A fictionalized account of the making of director F. W. Murnau's classic silent horror film "Nosferatu" (Germany/1922) and Murnau's obsession with lending the film authenticity. Without alerting the rest of his cast, director Murnau finds an actual vampire to take on the name of actor Max Schreck an
It's the Spring of 1936 and 8-year-old Moncho is going to school for the first time to learn reading, poetry and arithmetic -- until the Spanish Civil War breaks out and teaches him harsh lessons about the violence and inhumanity of war. This brutal world that emerges is in stark contrast to the idy
How far can an undercover cop go into the ruthless underworld of an urban drug cartel, filled with violence, power, and money, before he no longer can find his way out? Detective Jeffrey Cole is going undercover on a mission so dangerous, it could cost him his life... and possibly his soul. The targ
Daniel is a former pizza delivery man who drives a souped-up taxi. Rather than lose his license for speeding, he cuts a deal with the arresting officer. The cop has never passed his driving exam, so Daniel offers to chauffeur him around. The two go on to chase down a gang of German bank robbers call
After his mother kicks him out of the house, gun fanatic Frank moves into a Leichester B&B run by simple-minded Kenny and his scabrous father. Frank's invented past as an SAS member convinces Kenny to enlist his services to seek revenge against a London gang for the brutal assault which left Kenny's
For Jip, the endless slacking and McJobbing he endures all week long just kills the time until Friday night arrives. That's when he'll cut loose, meet up with his four best friends and board one raucous rollercoaster that'll take them all on an insane ride straight through to Monday morning. Welcome
A story about the lives and loves of a group of friends in London. There are three couples, two straight, one gay, and they all try to find a partner for a male friend.
Sarah is a hot-tempered career girl who leaves England and her long-time boyfriend Sam to live in Manhattan's fast lane. A few years later, Sarah is diagnosed with fatal brain-stem carcinomas. Returning to England to spend her last days, she finds that Sam has married someone else and that her fathe
An account of a feminist porn star's attempt to break the record for "The World's Largest Gangbang." Annabel Chong is a Singapore-born porn actress who was a USC student before deciding to use the power of female sexuality in a radical way in the adult film industry. The film charts her successful a
Leo and Louise are a young couple living together in Copenhagen. Leo often goes out with his friends while Louise usually stays home. But when Louise tells Leo she's pregnant, a spark is ignited and Leo begins to become cold and distant. His anger and self-hatred finally erupt into violence against
As an accomplished British Secret Sevice agent, The Eye employs all of his investigative know-how and technical wizardry to capture serial killer Joanna Eris. But before he realizes what''s happening, The Eye becomes obsessed with his subject and instead of apprehending her, begins to stalk her. Soon he has followed Eris to the US, where he discovers her lover and a host of other characters from her life. As his sanity degrades further, The Eye murders a man out of extreme jealousy. Eventually, Eris is won over by her obsessive stalker and the two reconcile in an Alaskan diner called ''The End of the World.''
A mock-documentary in which four members of a public-access TV channel trek into the wilds of New Jersey in search of the legendary Jersey Devil. Terror ensues when three of the four are killed one by one. The remaining crew member, a self-avowed psychic, is convicted of the murders. David Leigh, a
Set in the early 1930's in an Austrian farming village, Severin witnesses a strange old woman, Rosalind, visit Lukas, a fellow farmhand. The following morning, the farm's owner is found dead and Rosalind, who will not talk, is hauled off to prison for the crime. Because the victim had no heirs, the
Film director Mario Suarez is left by his wife. Throwing himself into his work, he decides to make a film on the tango. While casting, he meets Elena Flores, an amazing tango dancer, and the two fall in love. But Elena is the mistress of Angelo, the main investor in the film, and a man it is prudent
Set in Tulsa in the 1970s, a story which follows the exploits of Bobbie, a drug-addicted teenage runaway and thief, who is happy making money the hard way--stealing it by breaking into vending machines. Following a botched raid on a college, he is approached by the funny and charismatic uncle of a d
The world's most notorious doll, Chucky, meets his match--in more ways than one when his ex-girlfriend Tiffany embarks on a mission to get him back into her life so that they can wed. For better or for worse, Chucky and Tiffany will be a matched set if they ever get back into human bodies. To do thi
Eddie, Mickey and Phil share a house in Hollywood: Eddie and Mickey are more or less successful casting agents, Phil an out of work actor who has been kicked out by his wife. It is not only Phil who is emotionally unstable though -- Eddie is drugged out and borderline violent, while Mickey is manipu
Tarek, a class clown, is kicked out of school by his teacher on April 13, 1975, just in time to see the killing of 30 bus passengers that marked the start of civil war in Beirut. Hanging out with his buddy Omar, Tarek is picked up by his mother and father who enjoy a great relationship together with
Based on actual events, six teenage boys attempt to come to grips with their mutual abuse childhoods by becoming self-styled vigilantes. Confused and conflicted by their common pasts as the victims of pedophelia, the boys band together, pose as rent boys, and then beat up and rob their gay customers
A deranged ex-con returns to his hometown of Buffalo to revisit his dysfunctional parents along with a woman he's kidnapped to pose as his wife. While there, he decides to take revenge on an ex-pro football player whom he blames for losing a sports bet years ago that led to his demise.
Howard Spitz is a cranky, has-been detective novelist out of money and out of luck - until he meets eight-year-old Samantha, who convinces him he has what it takes to write children's books. Faster than you can say "Moo" the 'Crafty Cow Detective' series is born and Howard is on his way to greener p
A suspense story about a wealthy auctioneer, Reilly, who has a bizarre sexual taste--torturing and eventually murdering a cop named Douglas. His detective, Bryant, seeks revenge and sets a hit on Reilly by hiring an Italian hit woman to avenge the murder. She is hot on Reilly's trail when we meet a
The blackly humorous story of Perdita and Romeo, two wild lovers who travel to Mexico and kidnap a wealthy American couple. Setting out for Los Angeles with a package of illegal goods, the renegades are both robbers and seducers, with charm so overwhelming that their so-called victims don't want to
Best friends Holden McNeil and Banky Edwards are enjoying success as the creators of the cult comic book ''Bluntman and Chronic.'' When they meet fellow comic book artist Alyssa Jones, Holden''s desire for the beautiful charmer is immediate. Alyssa, however, has set her romantic sights elsewhere but decides, nevertheless, to pursue a friendship with Holden. This presents Holden with a dilemma: feeling the way he does, can he merely be friends with this woman? Banky, who knows Holden best, doesn''t think so. As the friendship deepens, so do Holden''s affections for Alyssa. And cautiously, yet effortlessly, so do Alyssa''s for him. With their relationship strugging to define itself, Banky grows more and more frustrated at the notion of losing his best friend to emotional adulthood.
A dark tale of pagan ritual set in post-industrial Wales.
Joe and Mary, a pair of live-in lovers, have reached an impasse in their long-term relationship. Joe is an aspiring actor who earns a meager income as a waiter for a catering company while Mary is a successful make-up artist on high-fashion photo shoots. Mary wants to stop supporting Joe; however, J
Chris and Toni grew up togther on the outskirts of London in the early 60's, fueled with the desire to escape the suburban sprawl at the end of London Underground Metropolitan Line referred to as "Metroland." By the late 60's, Chris and Toni part, each in search of romance and adventure. Chris heads
Set in a scrungy mental hospital, the interrogation of a seemingly placid serial killer, Simon Cartwright, by an attractive, self-confident, female psychiatrist, Dr. Shoemaker, who has earned a reputation, and has made headlines getting through to another killer. Told through his repetitive psychede
Set in provincial, early '60s Spain during Franco's rulership, a coming-of-age tale about nine-year-old Javi, who lives with his older brother Juan in the home of their maiden aunts, sentimental Maria and strait-laced Rosa and returns home to his widowed mother during school holidays. In a few month
A dark tale of pagan ritual set in post-industrial Wales.
Eliza thinks she has the perfect marriage, living in suburban Long Island with her husband Louis. However, the morning after Thanksgiving, she discovers what appears to be a love letter written to her husband. Distraught by the possibilities and seeking advice, she drives to her parents' house, wher
In every city, on every block, in each house, a war is raging... For returning Vietnam veteran Jeremy Collier, Thanksgiving, 1972 is the most difficult of times. He's been back in his Texas hometown for a full year, but can't seem to forget what happened to him in the war. Worse yet, his family does
Angela, Emma, Nikki and Patti are high school seniors and best friends who are, on the surface, as different from one another as can be. Black and white, middle and lower class, destined to graduate and go their separate ways. But as the girls' senior year comes to a close, they discover that there
Hard-bitten journalist Charlie Colquhoun finds the headlines a little too close to home when a prostitution scandal involves a dead informant and his own daughter, Tommy, whom he abandoned years earlier. When he is asked by a former lover to track down a missing person, all roads lead to Tommy. Soon
A cinematic homage to the most famous of Spanish dances. Emphasizing the mixture of Gypsy, Arab, Jewish, African and Latin elements that is flamenco, both in song and dance, the film also serves as a celebration of a truly popular culture in an increasingly homogeneous world.
Set in the 1940s on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, "Margaret's Museum" is a bittersweet Celtic love story that depicts the grindingly impoverished lives of coal miners trapped, several generations deep, in a company town. Having already lost her father and brother to mining disasters, the headstro
Three unemployed factory workers--the dog-loving dreamer Sid, married man Jerry, and Russ, a would-be leader of men who still lives with his mother--try their hand at crime in order to keep themselves and their families above the poverty level. When their first attempt goes awry--they break through
Three man and three woman are set adrift in a life raft on a fog-laden sea after a drug smuggling opearation goes awry. When an oil rig appears and seems to be a safe haven, the group climbs aboard--only to find a genetically engineered creature awaiting them.
Drama set in rural England in a school for special needs kids which focuses on an idealistic teacher and a dysfunctional 14-year-old.
Scientists use a serial killer, the Bone Man, as guinea pig for an experiment, but the results don't turn out the way they expect.
A James Dean lookalike pretty boy whose jazz trumpeting and melancholy crooning epitomized '50s cool, Chet Baker had become, when famed photographer Bruce Weber finally caught up with him after three decades of fandom, an alcoholic and a junkie. Weber and crew follow Baker on a year-long trek, from
Portrait of Any Minsker, a former lightweight champion who runs a boxing club for teenagers in Portland, Oregon.
The work of maverick tagger Zoro attracts the attention of an East Village art enthusiast who gives him a commission him to paint the stage for a huge rapper's convention. The film serves as a record of the beginning of hip-hop in the boroughs of New York and features pioneers of the genre including
A young soldier undergoes grueling training in preparation for the D-Day invasion.
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