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Description: The storyline of the movie takes zone in 1929 in a model prison providing a type of reflection how society works out there. Udvardi, the weakling and indulgent director is experimenting with putting in practice a type of pseudo-humanist utopia about the institution of a 'civilised prison'.
Description: In the thirties, the terrible living by the Romanian-Hungarian border, were forced to smuggling if they wanted to survive. Mihály, the Hungarian peasant, kills a border guard while fleeing. He is fed up with smuggling and wants to place an end to it, yet he needs cash to receive a job so he embarks on other turn.
Description: Vetró János, the lorry driver, is an alcoholic. His marriage is in pieces, his wife has a lover. Their son suffers an accident. The next day his wife moves out. In his desperation, Vetró drinks even more, and leaves his work as well.
Description: This grotesque historical movie is a caricature of the narrow-minded and careerist oligarchs of the 20s. A young military officer stops the young jurist from killing himself and recommends him to his commander, lieutenant-colonel Doborján as a typist.
Description: In the summer of 1944 soldier Csorba is rewarded with furlough at a price of having committed a murder. He escapes. He tries to receive to the heights of the Carpathians with Mother, to the cave of those who want to die. That is where his mother and his father, the deserter, might be hiding.
Description: Sebők Zoltán, the brain surgeon, performed a secret abortion on his lover and the girl died. The boy waiting for the autopsy (and his arrest) escapes to his father's villa at Lake Balaton.
Description: Kis Katalin and Varga Jóska are getting married. During their honeymoon they are preparing plans for the future. Katalin, however, seems to lag behind both in her studies and the work competition, becoming a couch potato ver of a wife. Jóska, instead of trying to help, does nothing else than his work.
Description: In the first half of the fifties Júlia, the weaver meets engineer Szél on a visit with "educative" purpose, who raises his three kids alone in a mighty villa. Júlia is willing to take care of the adolescent kids and she moves in to the villa. She falls in love with the boy but he is not able to express true, deep feelings.
Description: Anika, the daughter of the Greek partisan refugee and the Hungarian medical student, Zoltán fall in passionate love. But Anika's mother wants her to marry a Greek, for she is very homesick and wants to go home. The under-age woman cannot protest.
Description: The teenage boy, Giuseppe, lives with his mother in Cammarata, a Sicilian mountain village. His father left the family years ago, and has since then settled down as a guest worker in West-Germany and established a family. Under local moral rules, Maria is a so-called "white widow", who gotta stay faithful to her husband even if he never returns to her again. Maria and the newly arrived young doctor fall in love with every other. Their happiness is frowned upon not only by Giuseppe, but the whole village as well as the distant husband.
Description: Bene, tired of the professional wars of engineers and trying to escape a ship-wrecked marriage, asks to be transferred to the country. The gravest trouble of the sandy region in Nagyalföld (Great Hungarian Plain) is the shortage of water. The tireless director of the local state farm asks for Bene's support, but the disillusioned boy refuses him.
Description: Germany at the end of Globe Fight II: Teacher Grübler lives in a tiny village in the Ore Mountains together with his 15-year old son Wolfgang. At school, the dutiful Grübler, a member of the NSDAP, teaches his pupils to volunteer for military service, but when his own son volunteers for the Waffen SS, he is nevertheless shocked and fears for his boy′s life. But Wolfgang begins to hate his father for his doubts: He thinks his father is a coward. In his desperation, Grübler chains and kidnaps his son to hide him in a dugout in the forest until the end of the war. In their shelter, father and son are fighting bitterly but when the Nazis who still trust in the "Endsieg" explore their hideout, Grübler sacrifices his life to save Wolfgang.
Description: Góz Jóska and Juhos Marika, the main characters in the storyline that takes zone in 1930, love every other. Marika, however, marries Zsiros Tóth Ferke because of her parents' debts. Jóska elopes with the woman during the wedding party. Jóska gotta create enough cash to be able to marry Marika. Jóska, therefore, works as a navvy, then the two of them work from daybreak till nightfall on their small tiny piece of land, digging a well to be able to irrigate their plants.
Description: In August 1914, amidst the public ecstasy surrounding the impending war, Hans Gastl, the seventeen year-old son of a Munich bürger, makes a decision: he will not take part in this war. This resolution signifies a turning mission in his life; a farewell to his class and his family.
Description: Because Bob Meredith (Jack Holt) spends all his time working, his wife Margaret (Lois Wilson) feels the romance has ebbed away from their marriage. One night, while Meredith is at the office, family mate Julian Osborn (Conrad Nagel) -- whose own spouse (Lila Lee) is out of city -takes Margaret to a dance. They wind up at a hunting lodge and start to receive carried away, but stop before things receive out of hand. The pair accept to hold their encounter a secret, but unfortunately, they've been seen and word gets back to their spouses.
Description: Bencsik Béla, the president of the co-operative of the village of Borsány promises home, jobs and nice salaries for newcomer families to convince them to settle down. He wants to prevent the community from being depopulated and the co-operative from going bankrupt.
Description: This is the storyline of Miguelito, his estranged mother Auring and the quest for justice vs a strong politician. After ten years of suffering in jail for a crime she did not commit, Auring cries out for two things - justice and her son back in her arms. Bravely she faces her strong oppressors led by the formidable city mayor who also happens to be the father of her son. Being the first movie Brocka directed since his highly publicized arrest and detention, Miguelito is one's typical soap opera set in a political backdrop that portrays the social condition of the time.
Description: Mózes Imre, the quality inspector of a large factory in Budapest loses his job overnight because he did not obey the director's instructions and refused some terrible products of the company. When he brings the situation before a court his arguments are not really appreciated. The director, however, recognises that, to a certain extent, Mózes is right and lets him re-enter as a head of a smaller operational section.
Description: Komora, a young painter and his friends, Mari, a teacher, and the elderly doctor, Szabó, purchase a barrack-building situated at the foot of the stone mine of Badacsony. Earlier, the placeserved as an internment camp. Now, they intend to establish a camp with workshop sessions for fine artists. Mari and the painter fall in love.
Description: In this naturalistic satire enriched with burlesque, Boróka, the haircutting artist once cuts a hair so, that the customer has to be shaved bald. Sajtár Dezső wants to slay the barber, who feels to be a victim himself immediately. In his anguish he mixes up his apartment, his wife and everything in the uniform globe of the block of flats and like a maniac, tries to search after his pursuer. They search every another at a neurological clinic.
Description: The movie is based on a real story. Jakus, managing director of a scooter-factory suddenly resigns, since he disagrees with his superiors in the ministry on few points. Disregarding the attacks of his family and friends, he returns to his original job and becomes a welder, which is not very simple because of his records.
Description: The journalist Alf Mattson gets thoroughly drunk at his birthday party, where his wife announces that she intends to divorce him. He is knocked down on the road and is soon carried home by a friend. The next day he is to fly to Budapest in order to create a report for the Stockholm television. Mattson disappears in Budapest.
Description: Józsi drives a taxi all day long. He often telephones Éva, who, on the another hand, stays home all day long, having nothing else to do but to be pretty and wait for Józsi.
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Armed with 16mm cameras, a miniscule budget financed independently by 15 various black businessmen, and a unbelievable script, Spike shot "Get On The Bus" and released it to commemorate the one-year anniversary of the 1995 Million Boy March. Set on a bus bound for Washington D.C., this movie examines the issues and opinions of different of black boys on racial problems in the 90's.Family, misogyny, homosexuality, religion, violence, education, and economics are all addressed here as well as another issues. Spike does not only shed light on problems that pertain to black peoples involvement in White America, but the movie also attacks color-consciousness among light-skinned and dark-skinned blacks (as he did in "School Daze"). Like "School Daze," this may be the only another Spike Lee movie that seems to be aimed directly at Black America, and Spike shows the varying degrees of complexity with his cast of characters. There is a rage-filled actor, a homosexual couple in the midst of separating (one out-and-proud, the another closeted), a sensitive cop, a level-headed family man, a gangbanger turned Sunni Muslim, a naive filmmaker, and a tired, defeated elderly man. There is also an estranged father who sees the March as an occasion to re-connect with his resentful, bound-for-crime teenage son. His son has been recently convicted of burglary and has been ordered to remain "chained" to his father for 48 hours, the irony of which does not escape the another members on the bus.Given the movie is almost set entirely on a bus, Spike restrains himself in dispensing out his evolving camera and editing styles, using only a brief sequence set in a desert to bleach the screen with a massive yellow tint. Many Spike Lee regulars are in the film, like Ossie Davis and Isaiah Washington who give sound performances (Davis' "I lost everything" monologue is especially moving). The true notable acting is provided by Andre Braugher as an angry, egocentric actor whose rage is fortunately balanced for him with a healthy dose of articulated intelligence and Roger Guenever Smith as a sensitive, bi-racial cop who works in South Central Los Angeles. Those two really are the stand-outs in this film.The dialogue is so flowing and casual in this movie despite its subject matter, that you should listen to this movie instead of watch it! I can't suggest this movie enough for fanatics of Spike Lee or fanatics of nice dialogue. As a Spike Lee worshipper, I rank this movie in his top 5. Potent.
I just got done watching Spike Lee's "Get on the Bus" for the first time in about a year. The film is done in a manner, I can't really describe it, that is very various from previous efforts by Spike Lee. The movie follows a bus of about twenty men, all African-American, on a trip to Washington, D.C. to attend the Million March that was held there in 1995, about a year before this film was made. We follow every of the men, including a father and son who have tethered together on a court order; a homophobic actor, who takes an instant disliking to two homosexual men; a cop whose father was killed in the line of duty; a former gang member who is actually a social services worker for troubled children who he's trying to hold from living a life in gangs; an up and coming movie student, who is video taping the happening so he can present it to his future children; and an open-hearted elderly boy who is going to the Million Boy March simply because he wants to."Get on the Bus" is in my opinion, one of Spike Lee's greatest films. Every of the characters are special in one a method or another.A movie that is not to be missed.
Receive On The Bus is probably one best films folks do NOT know about. This film territories boys of all ages and various backgrounds together headed to The Million Boy March. Although many may not relate to Farrakhan and his beliefs, they will, however, be educated on problems of race, unity, and respect. Regardless of skin color or ethnic background, folks can easy relate to the characters on-screen. If anything, Receive On The Bus will teach anyone to have a deeper love and appreciation of our fellow man.
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