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Description: The plot revolves around a sadistic doctor, a macabre gravedigger, an innocent girl, sabotage, sex and violent death. The pretty Vivi Sander is living a rough life and is deeply in debt. She tries to force her family to sell the house to create ends meet. Vivi's vehicle ruin after a sabotage. She is injured and brought to a medical center where she meets the perverted Dr. Wester.
Description: The first of few social realism movies by Ken Loach, this had less impact than those made as TV plays. Terrible Cow follows the tangled life of Joy, who turns to Dave after her lover is jailed for theft. When Dave in turn is jailed, she is left with a son to keep. When he goes missing, she sees what's important.
Description: A sensitive writer from a tiny city faces spiritual crisis as he tries to create it as a Hollywood screenwriter. Charlie Pontus (Joseph Culp) wanders around Los Angeles torn between his efforts to sell a screenplay and search his next meal. His natural optimism keeps him afloat as he walks the tight-rope between his love for the beautiful, exotic Ylayali (Kathleen Luong) and his desperate connection to The Chief (Robert Culp), the Hollywood producer who has the power to give life or take it away. Stubbornly refusing to relinquish his principles, he sinks deeper and deeper into spiritual crisis, finally confronting God in a Jobian showdown.
Description: Lucas Marsh, an intern bent upon becoming a first-class doctor, not merely a successful one. He courts and marries the warm-hearted Kristina, not out of love but because she is highly knowledgeable in the skills of the operating room and because she has frugally place aside her savings through the years. She will be, as he shrewdly knows, a supportive wife in each way. She supports create him the success he wants to be and cheerfully moves with him to the tiny city in which he begins his practice. But as much as he tries to be a nice husband to the undemanding Kristina, Marsh easy falls into the arms of a local siren and the patience of the long-sorrowing Kristina wears thin.
Description: A disfigured musical genius, hidden away in the Paris Opera House, terrorises the opera company for the unwitting benefit of a young protégée whom he trains and loves. The 25th anniversary of the first public performance of Phantom of the Opera was celebrated with a grand performance at the Royal Albert Hall in London.
Description: A former model, serving time in prison, becomes a key witness in a trial vs a notorious gangster. She is place under protective watch by the District Attorney in a posh hotel, but the crime kingpin makes attempts to receive to her.
Description: While travelling through Hong Kong, Bob Mitchell accidentally stumbles into the middle of criminal negotiations between a mean gang, the Five Golden Dragons and the local mobsters.
Description: Joe Beckett, seasoned citizen of the bedsitter belt, aged about 22, is the renegade son of modest, respectable parents and, to test his own description, 'an emotional leper'. He decides that he needs a violent shock to shake him back into life, and as a effect accepts a commission to carry out the murder of a total stranger for a boy he meets in a coffee bar...
Description: Rafiq and his family are struggling to come to terms with the loss of his older brother Tauqir, a tourist photographer, who is one of the thousands of young boys who have disappeared, since the onset of the militant insurgency in Kashmir. After an unsuccessful attempt to cross the border into Pakistan,to become a militant, Rafiq returns home to an aimless existence. Until one day when he accidentally finds his brother's old camera.
Description: Issues arise for Antonio Magnano when he is unable to consummate his marriage to the pretty Barbara Puglisi and his virility is named into question. Despite the fact that he loves his pretty wife and they have otherwise been happily married for a year, his trouble becomes a source of contention for all concerned.
Description: Animosity has existed between the families of Raj and Nikita's respective fathers. But their kids have grown up without any knowledge of this animosity. They meet in college, and after a several misunderstandings both fall in love with every other. They plan to marry, and accordingly inform their respective families of their plans. Both the families view this alliance with anger, and refuse to bless the young couple. Raj and Nikita have one choice - marry the person their respective families' have chosen for them - or elope.
Description: In the outskirts of the city, where crime is a method of life, the paths of four desperate folks collide. Jordan Coleman, a local drug dealer, finds himself at a crossroads when his mate and mentor gets in too deep with a ruthless gangster and club owner. Chelsea Hammond, an exotic dancer, finds herself being pushed into the dark globe of adult entertainment as she wars to regain control of her life. Narcotics detective Sam Riley struggles with an online addiction he has tried to hold hidden from his wife. Reformed road thug Harrison Green goes back to his old neighborhood to test and connect with a road brother he left behind. These four will face their ultimate use at the hands of Copernicus Jones, a ruthless gangster who will allow nothing stand in his way.
Description: In the pre-Civil Fight United States, Solomon Northup, a gratis black boy from upstate Fresh York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty 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 possibility meeting with a Canadian abolitionist will forever alter his life.
Description: Carl Hamilton (Coq Rouge, Swedens James Bond) is named before KU (Swedens respond to the American congressional hearing) to respond questions about a spy fight between Sweden and the Soviet Union.
Description: Phillipe and Esther live an apparently idyllic life with their daughter, Elise. In an attempt to preserve this bliss, Phillipe decides that he and Esther could every have affairs, being sure to say every another openly about them. The plan backfires with tragic effects as Phillipe becomes engulfed in jealously.
Description: Rocklin Colorado, 1925. A difficult cold winter. Young Arturo Bandini loves his father Svevo, his mother Maria and his brothers. Even though his bricklayer father wastes the tiny cash he has in the Imperial Poolhall and his time with the rich American widow, Hildegarde. Even though his pretty and pious mother lets his father receive away with that, even if his tiny brother wets the bed. Arturo loves them all. He also loves to enjoy baseball, even though he has to wait until spring. And he also loves the films ... and Rosa. But she doesn't love him ...
Description: Maryse and her husband are desperate to sell a backhoe sitting abandoned in their suburban yard. Her brother, Benoit, is trapped in unlimited adolescence, sharing their childhood home with their invalid father. Benoit is enamoured with a single mom called Nathalie, and he's hoping to finally grow up by living with her... but Nathalie's son does not approve. A serious accident at the factory where Maryse works, a strange series of coincidences, and the comeback of a Boy claiming to come from the future open Maryse and Benoit on a life-changing street trip. Following up his acclaimed detail movie Continental, a movie without guns, filmmaker Stephane Lafleur once again brings us an ensemble of compelling characters, in a storyline where the ordinary and the wonderful collide
Description: Разъезжает от села к селу разбитый старенький автобус с маленькой труппой, чтобы дать в день два-три спектакля перед немногочисленной аудиторией. В труппе - люди, каждый из них по-своему влюбленный в театр...
Description: Four strangers board a plane and become quick friends, but a catastrophic ruin leaves only one survivor. He then sets off on a adventure to explore who these folks were, but ultimately discovers the devastating truth about himself.
Description: Julien and his mum care for every another very much. But Julien has committed a deadly sin: he is growing into a teenager! Worse, he has found himself a girlfriend of his age. "Mummy" is not going to tolerate such an ignominy. Julien is HER baby and will remain HERS for ever, encouraged in her "crusade" by her bovine husband and barely thwarted by the more courageous interventions of Suzanne, Julien's sympathetic large sister.
Description: In this storyline of a black policeman during South African apartheid, Danny Glover plays the cop, who believes he's trying to support his people, even while serving as a pawn of the racist government. When his son gets involved in the anti-apartheid movement, he finds himself torn between his family (including long-suffering wife Alfre Woodard) and what he believes is his duty.
Description: Wise, reflective and bittersweet, director/actor Sylvia Chang's Taipei-set triptych weaves through the lives of a 40-year-old divorcée (Chang), a thirtysomething flight attendant (Rene Liu) and an aspiring pop singer (Angelica Lee). Co-written by the three principals, the script's meditations on love, friendship and life choices are as thoughtful and intriguing as the performances are unforced.
Description: Storm Over the Nile is a 1955 movie adaptation of the novel The Four Feathers, directed by Terence Young. The movie not only extensively used footage of the action scenes from the 1939 movie ver stretched into CinemaScope, but exactly the same screenplay, almost line-for-line also then directed by Zoltan Korda as well as few pieces of melody by the original composer Miklos Rozsa. It featured Anthony Steel, Laurence Harvey, James Robertson Justice, Mary Ure, Ian Carmichael, Michael Horden and Christopher Lee. The movie was shot on zone in the Sudan.
Description: Late 17th Century: Anne de Grandcamp and Lucie de Fontenelle, two tiny women from Normandy, arrive at the Saint-Cyr school founded by Madame de Maintenon for educating the daughters of impoverished nobles crashed in fights and making them into gratis women. Madame de Maintenon is the secret wife of Louis XIV, and empowered by his support, she offers "her" two hundred fifty women a playful and avant-garde education. Anne and Lucie, two inseparable friends, let themselves to be carried away by the promise of a bright future. But Maintenon has arrived at the pinnacle of power through scheming and debasing herself and she actually fears the fires of hell. She is counting on her model school to atone for her past sins.
Description: The storyline of a practical education environment without superficiality, clichés and affectations. The movie is based on a true basis and shows what happens when the system fails. Set in the harsh environment of elementary school. The group of local students - young thugs are accused of rape and murder of a young trainee. Still have not been sentenced yet and still attend school. Until it begins young teacher, who had his unorthodox approach gains the sympathy of another cantors and students. For what purpose, however, really came to school, search out until the end of the story.
Description: Emma (Line Kruse) is an eleven year-old only kid from a wealthy Danish family. Emma's parents seem more interested in their own interests than in her. One evening when Emma overhears her mother talking about how tragic it gotta be to have your kid kidnapped, Emma decides to scene her own kidnapping. She later meets Malthe, a kind-hearted, child-like, naïve sewer cleaner who literally stumbles on to her. She convinces Malthe that she is a Russian princess whose family is being chased by Bolsheviks, so Malthe lets Emma stay with him in his very modest abode. After being "kidnapped" for a several days, Emma decides to return home. But, just as she is about to return, she overhears a couple of servants talking about how her parents don't seem to be very upset over her dilemma....
Description: Steffen is a nice kid, a teenager who has recently complete school and is looking for work. He lives with his widowed mother, a newspaper reporter. Very tiny throws him off his stride, whether it is his girlfriend's jealousy of his friendship with Charly, a reform-school boy, or his mother's drunken, playful amorousness one night, because he reminds her of his father.
Description: Erik works during the summer at a filling station for boats in the Stockholm archipelago and devotes his spare time to amateur photography. When Erik falls in love with Sonja (Swedish top star Siv-Inger in her only movie role), who unfortunately is already engaged, he starts to sneak up on her with his camera.
Description: Bookkeeper Jacob recent client is the talented and flamboyant actress Anne. They first meet every another on her houseboat, the morning after the premiere of Anne's fresh theatrical play. Jacob later discovers that Anne has made a mess of her private finances and that she has few debts. She may even have to sell her houseboat. Anne gets into a blind panic as she definitely has no intention to sell the boat where she has so many memories. Jacob becomes fascinated about Anne's globe and is not concerned anymore with his own private life and wife. Anne is trying to receive cash and is convinced that Jacob can save her financial mess. Despite Anne's plans and efforts, the boat gotta be sold by auction. During the evening of the auction, Anne has organized a large good-bye dinner and has invited all her colleagues and mate on the boat. When Jacob is about to inform Anne about how he wants to save Anne's houseboat (he has purchased it himself for her), she comes up with a fully various plan..
Description: The adaptation of Helle Stangerup's psychological horror, saying the storyline of a married couple who raises wolfes, in order for the husband to study the creatures. They hire Ellinor for extra help, but later they wonder if she guards supernatural secrets.
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This is the most somber Juzo Itami film that I have seen.While it does include some humor and pretty side plots, for the most part, the film is a serious exploration of two aspects of death, one familiar to American audiences other rather uniquely Japanese.The first (familiar) trouble is the death-with-dignity issue. Could each last conceivable attempt be made to extend the life of a hopelessly terminally ill patient? Even at the expense of intensified suffering of both patient and family at the end of life?The second (uniquely Japanese) question is whether the doctor and family members could be candid with a terminally ill patient about the real nature of his illness. Until fairly recently (like the late 1990s) both the Japanese medical community and Japanese society in general were firmly convinced that it was better to test to hold the patient hoping for recovery for few reasons, among them that sometimes the patient's own hope can be more strong than the most advanced efforts of Western medicine in curing the patient. The handling of these two themes is graphic and intense. The portrayal of the medical treatments is incredibly technically detailed as well. The performance of Masahiko Tsugawa as Dr. Ogata is extremely convincing and among the greatest work of this actor's career.Towards, the end of the movie, the results around the patient's out-of-body experiences are also extremely constructive and technically superb, even by today's standards, much less for 1993 before the advent of digital-everything.There is also a magnificent sequence of one of the key Buddhist sutras set to classical melody towards the end of the film as well.Overall this is a nice movie. However, if you are looking for a light-hearted romp along the lines of "Tampopo" this film is not for you.
** Warning: If should be interpreted as a spoiler, then there is a spoiler. This is one of my most favorite films of all, hence the 9 out of 10. It is rare to have a film that deals with serious subject like this in a light manner, that let one to play the adventure of the problems raised in comedic ways. The end of the film is a tiny various from the rest of the movie, but constructive and interesting. The music, I would have to say, is something special. I would love to receive my hands on this soundtrack. There is no need to give an outline of this story, as with another reviews, but it is simple to follow the main hero ('as the victim') and say what he is thinking as he encounters a range of problems and attempts to resolve them in the movie. One can only love the desperate efforts that the hero makes to receive himself out of issues - which should also be seen to be a portrayal of the helpless weakness shown in the main hero being portrayed.
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