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Dr. Robert Laing is the newest resident of a luxurious apartment in a high-tech concrete skyscraper whose lofty location places him amongst the upper class. Laing quickly settles into high society life and meets the building's eccentric tenants: Charlotte, his upstairs neighbor and bohemian single m
Two 17th century Portuguese missionaries return to Japan to minister to Christians, who've been outlawed.
While trying to get over her fear of emotional involvement with her boyfriend, a woman thinks back on her relationship with her famous father.
A businessman makes a last-ditch effort to save his financial situation by going to a bustling Saudi Arabian city.
A once successful British screenwriter finds himself teaching at a U.S. college where he falls for one of his students who's a single mom.
A New York City couple sees their happy marriage and family life put in jeopardy and become a struggle for life or death.
When a woman's family is murdered, her brother is convicted of the crime, but twenty years later she has doubts and attempts to uncover the truth.
After his king is murdered in a coup, a young commander joins forces with Sinbad and Aladdin to rescue the queen, Scheherazade.
In the 18th Century, a girl of mixed-race is adopted into an aristocratic family and develops a relationship with a vicar's son.
Intrigue begins at the Parthenon when wealthy American tourists Chester MacFarland and his young wife Collete meet American expat Rydal, a con artist working as a tour guide. Instead of becoming his latest marks, the two befriend him, but a murder at the couple's hotel puts all three on the run toge
By day, nurse Abby Russell lovingly attends to the patients at All Saints Memorial Hospital. By night, Abby prowls nightclubs, luring unfaithful men into dangerous liaisons. After Danni, a young, sensitive nurse, joins the hospital staff, Abby pursues her friendship. But when the friendship turns to
Matthew Schudder, a former New York City cop and alcoholic, spends his retirement doing favors for his friends, which this time brings him into the dark underbelly of the City after a heroin kingpin's wife is kidnapped.
For 19-year-old Jay, the fall should be about school, boys and weekends at the lake. Yet after a seemingly innocent sexual encounter she suddenly finds herself plagued by nightmarish visions; she can't shake the sensation that someone, or something, is following her. As the threat closes in, Jay and
Mark Schultz, despite having won a gold medal for wrestling at the 1984 Olympics, lives in the shadow of his accomplished older brother, Dave. Mark seems to have found his own path when multimillionaire John E. du Pont invites Mark to train as part of a national U.S. wrestling team preparing for the
The Jinyiwei, masters of the 14 Blades, were trained in childhood and spent their lives in service of the Emperor. When the Imperial Court is taken over by an evil eunuch named Jia, Qinglong, who is the best of the Jinyiwei, is assigned to steal a list identifying those members of the court who rema
Soon after Andy and Lisa Wyrick and their daughter Heidi move to an historic home in Georgia, they discover they are not the house's only inhabitants. The family are joined by Lisa's free-spirited sister, Joyce, and come face-to-face with a mystery that rises from underground and threatens anyone in
The well-ordered life of a Princeton admissions officer falls apart when she learns that one of her applicants may be the son she gave up for adoption.
Two turkeys from opposite sides of the tracks must put aside their differences and team up to travel back in time to change the course of history - and get turkey off the Thanksgiving menu for good.
An idealistic student and a group of naive do-gooders are captured by cannibals after their plane crash lands in the Peruvian jungle.
A mysterious, seductive woman combs the highways for vulnerable men, lures them into an otherworldly lair and they are never heard from again.
70 million years ago, a diminutive underdog dinosaur named Patchi triumphs against all odds to become a hero for the ages. The runt in his family of Pachyrhinosauruses, he has to use his wits and heart to compete with his larger brothers and sisters, particularly Scowler, the alpha male of the group
Three perverse stories about meth heads, a vengeful husband looking for his long, lost wife, and an Elvis impersonator who's seen better days are connected by items that come from a small-town pawn shop in the South.
Thérèse has married less for love than for convenience, but it is not long before the casual disinterest shown her by her arrogant husband, Bernard, sets her mind in motion. Life is easy at first, as Bernard's pinewood estates keep them both in the lap of luxury. But when Thérèse's best friend Anne,
Abandoning city life, Robyn Davidson arrives in Alice Springs in 1977 and declares her ambition to cross the desert to the Indian Ocean to the amusement of the locals. However, after months of camping out and working on a camel farm, people begin to take her seriously. A chance meeting with National
Wallace Avery is divorced, disconnected from his young son, dissatisfied with his love life and depressed and about middle age, so he decides to walk away from his old life. He takes on a new identity as Arthur Newman and heads for Terre Haute, Indiana, to reinvent himself as a golf pro at a tiny co
Twin sisters Sofie and Daan have been raised by their two fathers. When they receive an unexpected phone call from their until then unknown- biological mother Jackie in the U.S., they embark on an amazing adventure that alters their assumptions about everything that they once believed to be true. T
Gemma leaves her comfortable apartment in Rome to visit Sarajevo with her son, Pietro. An exhibit commemorating the siege will include photographs by Pietro's father, Diego. Sixteen years earlier, Gemma escaped the war-torn city with Pietro while Diego remained behind and later died. As she uses the
In the late 16th century, Dutch printer and engraver of erotic prints Hendrik Goltzius seduces the Margrave of Alsace into paying for a printing press to make and publish illustrated books, promising erotic dramatizations of bibilical tales.
Bride-to-be Claire, her sister Leslie, fun-loving Zoe and quirky new friend Janet set off to Las Vegas for a one-night bachelorette party that turns out to be more than they bargained for. A series of unexpected adventures-including getting kicked out of a strip club, being mugged and getting pummel
A look at how different generations view war and the randomness of life and death in Alabama circa 1969. A man whose wife left him and their children to marry an Englishman learns that she has died and is being brought home for burial. This leads to a meeting between the family she abandoned and her
This story inspired by true events, follows a group of teens who make a pact to get pregnant. Camille's unplanned pregnancy prompts seventeen of her friends to follow suit.
Darius, a young magazine intern, is recruited to help a staff writer, Jeff, with a story about a bizarre young man who has advertised for a time-traveling partner. She, Jeff, and fellow intern, Arnau, travel to a small town to get information on the paranoid but strangely compelling young man. But D
A charming, down-on-his luck former soccer star returns home to put his life back together. Looking for a way to rebuild his relationship with his son, he gets roped into coaching the boy's soccer team. But his attempts to finally become an "adult" are met with challenges from the attractive "soccer
Six interlocking stories, spanning the 19th century to a post-apocalyptic future, weave a tale of human drama through the ages.
A young lawyer travels to a remote village where he learns that the vengeful ghost of a scorned woman is terrorizing the locals.
Homicide detective/psychologist Alex Cross meets his match in serial killer Picasso, in a high-stakes game of cat and mouse.
Murielle and Mounir are passionately in love. Mounir was raised by the affluent Dr. Pinget who provided him with a very comfortable life. When Mounir and Murielle decide to marry and have children, the couple find themselves in a claustrophobic, co-dependent relationship with the doctor that leads t
Brammetje Baas is a six year old boy that does far, far too much. The only thing Brammetje can't do is sit still. He's restless on his first day of class and encounters someone that challenges him on every front.
In Rotterdam, Lena lives with her mother Danka who puts a flag in the window to signal that she has a man in the apartment. Lena's mother constantly reminds her that she is overweight and a burden. Lena does not like to be reminded of her size and often forgets about it when she is dancing or having
When two adolescents fall in love and run away, the residents of their New England town are convinced that they've disappeared and go in search of them.
Due to a strange condition that causes excessive growth of hair all over his face and body, a 10-year-old boy is forced to grow up in social isolation.
Five college kids are tricked into spending a weekend at a mysterious cabin in the woods.
Ten-year-old Jojo lives with his father, a security guard with a volatile personality who drinks to manage the unspoken despair he feels about his wife's absence, which he refuses to discuss with his son. In the midst of so much uncertainty, Jojo finds comfort and happiness in caring for an abandone
A daredevil courier, the best at what he does, is well known to take on difficult missions with million dollar payouts. However, when he's hired to deliver something to Evil Sivle, the notorious, never-before-seen king of the underworld, the courier gets mixed up with ruthless crime lords and corru
Steve has been dispatched to the rural town of McKinley with his sales partner, Sue Thomason. The town has been hit hard by the economic decline of recent years, and the two consummate sales executives see McKinley's citizens as likely to accept their company's offer - for drilling rights to their p
A group of women use their ingenuity to stave off a distant war.
During the King and Queen of England's visit with the First Family at Hyde Park in 1939, FDR's attention is split between international affairs and his personal life.
Four couples experience the pleasure and pain of preparing for parenthood.
Dino is a pet cat that leads a double life. By day he lives with Zoe, a little mute girl whose mother, Jeanne, is a detective in the Parisian police force. But at night he sneaks out the window to work with Nico--a slinky cat burglar with a big heart, whose fluid movements are poetry in motion--as h
Barney Ross, Lee Christmas, Yin Yang, Gunner Jensen, Toll Road and Hale Caesar -- with newest members Billy the Kid and Maggie aboard -- are reunited when Mr. Church enlists the Expendables to take on a seemingly simple job. The task looks like an easy paycheck for Barney and his band of old-school mercenaries. But when things go wrong and one of their own is viciously killed, the Expendables are compelled to seek revenge in hostile territory where the odds are stacked against them. Hell-bent on payback, the crew cuts a swath of destruction through opposing forces, wreaking havoc and shutting down an unexpected threat in the nick of time - five tons of weapons-grade plutonium, far more than enough to change the balance of power in the world. But that's nothing compared to the justice they serve against the villainous adversary who savagely murdered their brother.
Inspired by actual events, the film follows notorious contract killer Richard Kuklinski from his early days working for the mob through his arrest for the murder of over 100 men. Appearing to be living the American dream as a devoted husband and father; Kuklinski was also a ruthless killer-for-hire
A young Swedish guy dreams to get rich quickly and is lured into a world of organized crime.
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
As the French people are getting ready to go to the polls to elect their new president, presidential candidate Nicolas Sarkozy has shut himself away in his home. Though Sarkozy soon knows he has won the election, he is alone, gloomy and despondent. For hours he has been trying to reach his wife, Céc
The key players at an investment firm are seen during 24 hours in the beginning of the 2008 financial crisis. When an analyst unlocks information that could spell the downfall of the firm, a financial and moral roller-coaster ride begins.
When orphaned governess Jane Eyre arrives at imposing Thornfield Hall, she's intrigued by her brooding wealthy employer, Rochester. His dark moods and the strange occurrences in the house lead her to discover a terrible secret.
In 1596, a famous Dutch sea-faring expedition goes horribly wrong . Convinced of the existence of a passage to China and the Indies somewhere northeast of Norway and past Russia,the cartographer and captain William Barents sets out to find out for the third and final time. Traveling with Barents is
Eric is a thirty-something party animal famous among his close circle of friends for his lavish summer theme parties at his father's swanky Hamptons pad. But when members of the crew start settling down, and Eric's dad announces plans to sell the beach house, Eric decides it's time for one last bash
Brams and Haas, cousins and best friends, are the fastest pizza delivery boys in all of Novara. When Bram's father, the owner of the pzzeria, falls ill, his brother Faris takes over. Very soon, Uncle Faris is accused of running the business into the ground. Faris then opens a pizzeria of his own a
When he hears The Beatle's song "Norwegian Wood," Toru Watanabe recalls his life as an introverted, serious college student in 1969. At the time, he was devoted to his first girlfriend Naoko, but they both lived in the shadow of a mutual friend's suicide. And as they tried to deal with their grief,
As three crews put their futures on the line, battling their way to the finals at the International Beat the World competition in Detroit, off-stage pressures force them to realize there may be more at stake than just being crowned the best.
Alessandro, an Italian man who teaches baroque music and lives in Strasbourg with his 15-year-old, crisis-stricken daughter Irina, and his brother Crampone, a harmless anarchist lunatic who hasn't stopped applying for political refugee status since Berlusconi came to power. Sometimes, Alessandro fee
As a teenager in Queens, Jonathan White (the son of a cop killed in the line of duty) committed a horrible crime, only to be bailed out by a detective who was his father's former partner. Sixteen years later, Jonathan, now a cop, is living a happy life with his wife and daughter in Long Island, whe
The sprawling slum that surrounds Rio de Janeiro is one of the most dangerous places on earth, so as the head of the city's Special Police Operations Battalion (BOPE), Captain Nascimento has seen his share of intense situations. When a BOPE mission to stop a jail riot ends in the violent death of a
Nine strangers - all tenants of a New York high rise apartment - escape a nuclear attack by hiding out in the building's bunker-like basement. Trapped for days underground with no hope for rescue, and only unspeakable horrors awaiting them on the other side of the bunker door, the group begins to de
Nadir has to bring a taxi that used to belong to his dad, to his uncle in Rabat, Morocco. He wants to go by himself, but his two friends Abdel and Zakaria invite themselves along. They travel through Holland, Belgium, France, Spain and Morocco. In France they pick up hitchhiker Julie. Nadir falls in
In 2003, the Kenyan government introduced free primary school for all. It was a surprise to all when 84-year-old village elder, Kimani Nganga Maruge, saw this as an opportunity of a lifetime to receive the education he had always wanted, but could never afford. With the help of Jane Obinchu, the pri
When thirty-something couple Sophie and Jason adopt a cat, it upsets every aspect of their lives and they split up. After Sophie moves in with an older man in the suburbs, she and Jason are living in two different worlds, but need to reunite.
The village of Maaskantje is at odds with the village of Schijndel, but when a zombie attack takes place in another neighboring village, the nature of the conflict changes entirely.
Church, an assassin, is contracted by a wealthy businessman to avenge the murder of his daughter by white slave traders in Bangkok. With the help of his weapons supplier, Church seeks out and annihilates the gangsters responsible, but in the process he inadvertently frees a young prostitute. Churc
After one day together in 1988 upon their graduation from the University of Edinburgh, Emma Morley and Dexter Mayhew begin a friendship that will last a lifetime. She is a working-class girl of principle and ambition who dreams of making the world a better place. He is a wealthy charmer who dreams t
Paris, July 1942: Sarah, a ten-year-old girl, is taken with her parents by the French police as they go door-to-door arresting Jewish families in the middle of the night. Desperate to protect her younger brother, Sarah locks him in a bedroom cupboard - their secret hiding place - and promises to com
Hanna and Simon have lost the spark in their marriage. Hanna begins an affair with Adam, and later, Simon meets Adam and they begin an affair. The two married partners continue to see Adam, unaware of each other's infidelity and their love triangle.
Arthur Bishop is a ''mechanic'' - an elite assassin with a strict code and unique talent for cleanly eliminating targets. It''s a job that requires professional perfection and total detachment, and Bishop is the best in the business. But when his mentor and close friend Harry is murdered, Bishop is anything but detached. His next assignment is self-imposed - he wants those responsible dead. His mission grows complicated when Harry''s son Steve approaches him with the same vengeful goal and a determination to learn Bishop''s trade. Bishop has always acted alone but he can''t turn his back on Harry''s son. A methodical hit man takes an impulsive student deep into his world and a deadly partnership is born. But while in pursuit of their ultimate mark, deceptions threaten to surface and those hired to fix problems become problems themselves.
Warriors Porthos, Athos, and Aramis are Musketeers of the King of France. After discovering a conspiracy to overthrow the king, the three add young D'Artagnan to their band and the four of them embark on a mission to save the Crown and Europe.
Cataleya is a young woman who has grown up to be an assassin after witnessing the murder of her parents as a child. Turning herself into a professional killer and working for her uncle, she remains focused on her ultimate goal: to hunt down and get revenge on the mobster responsible for her parents' deaths.
An unexplained blackout plunges the city of Detroit into total darkness, and by the time the sun rises, only a few people remain-surrounded by heaps of empty clothing, abandoned cars and lengthening shadows. A small handful of strangers that have survived the night each find their way to a rundown b
Mary Surratt is the lone female charged as a co-conspirator in the assassination trial of Abraham Lincoln. As the whole nation turns against her, she is forced to rely on her reluctant lawyer to uncover the truth and save her life.
Milton, a hardened felon, has broken out of Hell for one last chance at redemption. Intent on stopping a vicious cult responsible for murdering his daughter, he has three days to stop them before they sacrifice her baby. He's joined by Piper - a young, sexy waitress who liberates her ex-boyfriend's
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
Richard, Gerrie, Rikkert, Robbie and Barrie are complete rednecks "European style". Gold chains, mullets and jogging pants are what they consider "fashion", and they love drinking beer. They all get fired due to the economy. Then, they decide to not ever pay for anything again.
Normandy. Angele is a young woman just getting out of jail after being held responsible for an accident that killed her husband. The judge in her case decided she was no longer fit to take care of her son so guardianship of her child was handed over to the paternal grandparents. Tony is a fisherman
Beneath the surface of the sea, on the other side of the mirror, life's primitive harmony reaches down to unsullied depths. The film sets out to meet the creatures of the sea: those that are known and the many that still have to be discovered. It is a venture into the fullness of the sea to show how
Lea is an immaculate 30-something wife whose husband's job in real estate allows her an enviably glossy lifestyle. The word 'emancipation' simply isn't in her vocabulary and as long as the money rolls in, all is rosy. So, when Harry Jr. arrives, she is a little traumatized at having to swap canapés
Maxime is a married luxury car dealer and has everything a man could desire. When his business partner disappears, men come knocking on his door and suddenly everything he has in life is taken from him.
Disgraced journalist Mikael Blomkvist joins forces with mysterious, street-smart Lisbeth Salander to unravel a wealthy family's dark history.
Dazed, bloodied and speechless with trauma, Sarah Carter emerges alone from the Appalachian cave system. Local Sheriff Redmond Vaines forces her back underground to help the rescue team, which is desperately searching for her five missing girlfriends. As the team move deeper into the caves, Sarah's
Nina, a young Polish woman, is deported with her baby by the Soviet Army in 1940, to the deep hostile lands of the USSR. She has to work in a sovkhoz under the control of the Russian political police. When her child becomes ill, she leaves to procure some medications with a group of Kazakh nomads. N
On the flat island of Texel, young Marie dreams about mountains and even collects pictures of them. She would rather like to do something with her life than marry Paul, the beachcomber's son. But, being the only girl in a poor family during war time, she does not have much of a choice and she tries
Features the respectable side of Dutch society, and in particular, a couple whose ideal life slowly but surely starts to keel over under the pressure of pregnancy.
Based on the true story of a young girl who stunned France when she falsely claimed to be the target of an Anti-Semitic attack.
In the year 2019, an unknown plague has transformed the world's population into vampires who feed on the remaining humans. However, a covert group of vampires makes a remarkable discovery, one which has the power to save the human race.
Mikael Blomkvist is about to run a story that will expose an extensive sex trafficking operation between Eastern Europe and Sweden, implicating well-known and highly placed members of Swedish society. On the eve of publication, the two investigating reporters are murdered and the fingerprints found
Smith, an ambisexual 18 year old college freshman stumbles upon a monstrous conspiracy in a seemingly idyllic seaside Southern California town. Smith's everyday life in the dorms - hanging out with his arty, sarcastic best friend Stella, hooking up with a beautiful free spirit named London, lusting
In an intensive care unit, Lisbeth Salander's fighting for her life in more ways than one. Charged with three murders, she'll have to not only prove her innocence, but also denounce the government institutions that nearly destroyed her life.
When a successful British ghostwriter, The Ghost, agrees to complete the memoirs of former British Prime Minister Adam Lang, his agent assures him it's the opportunity of a lifetime. But the project seems doomed from the start-not least because his predecessor on the project, Lang's long-term aide,
As a deadly battle rages over Jigsaw's brutal legacy, a group of Jigsaw survivors gathers to seek the support of self-help guru and fellow survivor Bobby Dagen, a man whose own dark secrets unleash a new wave of terror.
A woman in her mid-sixties lives with her 15-year-old grandson in poverty and loneliness. She endeavors to compose a poem for the very first time in her life to protect her grandson, who is her only love and consolation, from his own misconduct.
A suburban family is torn apart when fourteen-year-old Annie meets her first boyfriend online. After months of communicating via online chat and phone, Annie discovers her friend is not who he originally claimed to be. Shocked into disbelief, her parents are shattered by their daughter's actions a
Suburbs of Paris, March 1992. During a wild and drunken party, a group of teenagers discover a body in the bushes. Two weeks earlier, high school senior Simon Werner did not show up for class. Blood stains were found in a classroom. Every ugly scenario is imaged by his fellow classmates. A few days
As an assassin, Jack is constantly on the move and always alone. After a job in Sweden ends more harshly than expected for this American abroad, Jack retreats to the Italian countryside. He relishes being away from death for a spell as he holes up in a small medieval town. While there, Jack takes an
While apart one night, a married couple is confronted by temptation that may decide the fate of their marriage. Joanna and Michael Reed are seven years into a successful and happy relationship. They are moving along in their lives together until Joanna meets Laura, the stunningly beautiful work coll
Two genetic engineers secretly splice together human DNA with animal DNA to create a strange, beautiful creature. Exceeding their wildest dreams, she begins to grow and learn at an accelerated rate--and threatens to become their worst nightmare.
A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning a slave who turns to the rising tide of Christianity in the hopes of pursuing freedom while also falling in love with his master, the famous female philosophy professor and atheist Hypatia of Alexandria.
The two teenage children of a lesbian couple contact their biological father and his arrival in their lives upsets the emotional dynamics of their family.
Gifted, lonely, 13 year-old Lou Bertignac has no friends and a strained relationship with her parents. After choosing homelessness as a school essay assignment, she befriends an 18 year-old homeless girl. But when the girl disappears, Lou realizes she can't live without her.
As parole officer Jack Mabry counts the days toward a quiet retirement, he is asked to review the case of Gerald "Stone" Creeson, in prison for covering up the murder of his grandparents with a fire. Now eligible for early release, Stone needs to convince Jack he has reformed, but his attempts to in
A couple struggles to keep their marriage alive following the loss of their young child.
A New Yorker moves to Los Angeles in order to figure out his life while he housesits for his brother.
The only life they''ve known is war. The only loyalty they have is to each other. They are the Expendables: leader and mastermind Barney Ross, former SAS blade expert Lee Christmas, hand-to-hand combat specialist Yin Yang, long barrel weapons specialist Hale Caesar, demolitions expert Toll Road, and precision sniper Gunnar Jensen. Living life in the fringes of the law, these hardened mercenaries take on what appears to be a routine assignment: a covert, CIA-funded operation to infiltrate the South American country of Vilena and overthrow its ruthless dictator General Garza. But when their job is revealed to be a suicide mission, the men are faced with a deadly choice, one that might redeem their souls--or destroy their brotherhood forever.
Based upon the final confession of Adolf Eichmann, made before his execution in Israel, as he is interrogated about his role in Hitler's Third Reich. Captured by intelligence operatives in Argentina, 15 years after World War II, Eichmann--the world's most wanted man--must be broken down by Captain A
Six New Yorkers struggle with love, friendship, and adulthood. Sam Wexler is a writer who's having a particularly bad day. When he encounters a young boy who gets separated from his family on the subway, Sam makes the questionable choice to bring the boy back to his apartment and thus begins a rewar
Mike's a young drug dealer straddling the mean streets of Harlem and the party palaces of upper Manhattan. Mike's double-life comes crashing down when a highly addictive new drug called "twelve" hits the streets, unleashing a shocking wave of passion and violence.
Cannes, the French Riviera. Armand Teillard is happy with life but when his girlfriend Sofia tells him that Zapetti, a property developer with mafia connections, is putting the squeeze on her to sell up, he is horrified. Armand is an easy-going guy but he doesn't get mad, he leaves that to his twin
Matthieu is an introvert in his 40s who, following the death of his mother, starts a new relationship with his high school girlfriend Maya.
About the relationship between two brothers. The younger of the two is so enthralled by historical battles that he has lost touch with the world around him. At his mother's request, the older brother tries to free his kid brother from his mental fixation.
Explores the personal side of Hua Mulan, a heroine of ancient Chinese folklore whose actual historical existence in unproven. When the country is invaded and her aging father is drafted into the army during wartime, Hua Mulan disguises herself and takes her father's place on the battlefield eventua
Jorge and Roberta have been separated for several years. They come from opposite worlds: he likes an uncomplicated life in the jungle while she prefers a more urban existence. He is Mexican and she is Italian. Roberta has decided to return to Rome with their five-year-old son, Natan. But before they
Detective Dave Robicheaux is trying to link the murder of a local hooker to New Orleans mobster Julie Balboni. But during his investigation Robicheaux is led into a series of surreal encounters with a troop of Confederate soldiers.
In an epic, post-apocalyptic tale of survival, a father and his young son journey across a barren America that was destroyed by a mysterious cataclysm, creating a world in which men are pushed to their best their very worst.
Reeling from an act of violence, a woman hopes to start over with a clean slate by buying and moving into a remote cottage. Once she gets involved in a new relationship, she finds that the past has its way of informing the present.
Set in the near future is the ultimate multiplayer game "Slayers," where human controllers direct each thought and move of real-life prison inmates battling in hyper-intense environments. The goal for them is freedom and the penalty is death.
Centers on a family who refuses to leave their country home to make way for the construction of a new road. Gradually cut off and disconnected from the world, they end up shutting themselves in.
Based on a true story of one family's terrifying, real-life encounter with the dark forces of the supernatural. When the Campbell family moves to upstate Connecticut, they soon learn that their charming Victorian home has a disturbing history. Not only was the house a transformed funeral parlor wher
Anna Wintour, the legendary editor-in-chief of Vogue magazine for twenty years, is the most powerful and polarizing figure in fashion. Hidden behind her trademark bob and sunglasses, she has never allowed anyone to scrutinize the inner workings of her magazine. Until now. Every August a record-brea
It is turn of the century in Belle Epoque Paris and a scandalous romp is underfoot. The tale begins as the ravishing Léa contemplates retirement from her renowned stature as Paris's most envied seductress to the rich and famous. Her plans are cut short when she is approached by a former courtesan an
Stijn loves life and life loves him. He has his own business, a beautiful daughter and the best woman of the world. The fact that he occasionally enjoys other women is no big deal; his heart belongs to his wife, Carmen. Stijn's world collapses, however, when he learns that Carmen has breast cancer.
Set in 1977, follows eleven-year-old Stella who lives just outside of Paris in a working class neighborhood. Admitted into a famous Parisian school, she meets Gladys, the daughter of intellectual Argentinean Jews. Her new best friend will help her take her first steps into the real world.
Follows Aris the sea turtle, who embarks on a journey across the oceans in search of the origin of mysterious, far away calls. Aris encounters both her friends and her predators. What she finally discovers is that the greatest threat to the fate of ocean life doesn't lie beneath the waves, but in th
Nazi-occupied Holland, 1945. In a snow-covered village, thirteen-year-old Michiel is drawn into the Resistance when he aids a wounded British paratrooper. Michiel's boyish sense of defiance and adventure soon turns to danger and desperation, as Michiel is forced to act without knowing whom to trust
When a pledge week prank goes terribly wrong and one of their own is killed, the hard-partying sisters of Theta Pi vow never to speak of the tragedy again. But the past comes back to haunt them in the form of a homicidal maniac seeking revenge.
An unlikely friendship develops between a hitman and a suicidal guy after they check into adjoining hotel rooms.
A group of friends on vacation decide to venture onto a trail high up in the mountains that has been closed for repairs. The climb proves more perilous than planned, especially as they soon realize that they're not alone and the adventure turns into a nightmare.
After serving three years in prison for killing her husband in self defense, Marnie is back at home under house arrest. She thinks she is alone until it becomes apparent that her husband's ghost has been waiting for her, and he isn't happy about the way things ended with their marriage.
Yvan, a quick-tempered, 40-year-old vintage car dealer, surprises young Elie trying to burgle him. But he doesn't beat him up. Instead, he develops a strange affection for him and takes him home to his parents in his old Chevrolet. It's the start of an odd journey by two ne'er-do-wells through a mag
Cristi is a policeman who refuses to arrest a young man who offers hashish to two of his school mates. "Offering" is punishable by law, but Cristi believes that the law will eventually change and does not want the life of a young man he considers merely irresponsible to be a burden on his conscience
Detective Hoffman has emerged as the successor to Jigsaw's legacy. However, when the FBI draws closer to Hoffman, he is forced to set a game into motion, and Jigsaw's grand scheme is finally understood.
A Chinese director comes to the Louvre to shoot a film that turns on the Salome myth.
Follws the adventures of Princess Lillifee, a pink-garbed, fairy-tale princess who is ruler of the magic kingdom of Pinkovia along with her pet pig, Pupsi.
The Joneses, a seemingly perfect couple, move into an upscale gated community along with their equally perfect teenagers. The Joneses have better goods and game than any other family in town. The only problem is they're not a family - they are employees of a stealth marketing organization, and they
In 1975 in a small Northern Ireland town, 17-year-old Protestant Alistair Little, assassinated 19-year-old Catholic Jim Griffin. Jim's murder was witnessed horrifically by his 11-year-old brother, Joe Griffin, and the impact of the death destroyed Joe and his family, who could never come to terms wi
In the 1950s, four women form their own rural utopia.
When Ivy League classics professor Bill Kincaid receives news of the murder of his estranged identical twin brother, Brady, in a pot deal gone bad, he leaves the world of Northeastern academia to travel back to his home state of Oklahoma. Upon arrival, he finds that reports of his brother's death a
A life-size blow-up doll suddenly comes to life one day. When she ventures outside her owner's home, she ends up wandering into video store and falls in love with a video store clerk.
Antal Borlan's loving wife never suspected that her devoted and kind husband would be responsible for a past atrocity. Antal believes he has God's forgiveness and that his enduring marriage is testament to his redemption. An avenging angel by the name of Katalin Varga scales the Carpathian Mountains
Christine has been confined to a wheelchair for most of her life. In order to escape her isolation, she makes a journey to Lourdes, the iconic site of pilgrimage in the Pyrenees Mountains. She wakes up one morning seemingly cured by a miracle. The leader of the pilgrimage group, a handsome 40 year-o
In a sleepy lagoon off the coast of Japan lies a shocking secret that a few desperate men will stop at nothing to keep hidden from the world. In Taiji, Japan, former dolphin trainer Ric O'Barry has come to set things right after a long search for redemption. In the 1960s, it was O'Barry who captured
Eight candidates reach the final job application stage for dream job at a mysterious and powerful corporation and have to figure out how to beat each other in a confusing task.
Gregoire Canvel has everything: a woman he loves, three delightful daughters, and a job producing films that he adores and to which he devotes all his energy. In 20 years, his company, Moon Films, has produced more than 50 features. The artistic prestige of his catalog make Gregoire Canvel one of th
Burned out veteran Eddie Dugan is just one week away from his pension and a fishing cabin in Connecticut. Narcotics officer Sal Procida has discovered there's no line he won't cross to provide a better life for his long-suffering wife and seven children. And Clarence "Tango" Butler has been undercov
What if someone gave you a box containing a button that, if pushed, would bring you a million dollars...but simultaneously take the life of someone you don't know? Would you do it? And what would be the consequences? The year is 1976. Norma Lewis is a teacher at a private high school and her husband
In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, a drug-addicted, rogue detective reigns over New Orleans with authority and abandon. Together with a prostitute he loves, they descend into a world marked by desire, compulsion, and conscience.
On a suburban street, two masked men seize a young woman. They bind and gag her and take her to an abandoned, soundproofed apartment. She is Alice Creed, daughter of a millionaire. Her kidnappers, the coldly efficient Vic and his younger accomplice Danny, have worked out a meticulous plan. But Ali
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
Nursery teacher Jenny and her boyfriend Steve escape for a romantic weekend away. Steve, planning to propose, has found an idyllic setting: a remote lake enclosed by woodlands and seemingly deserted. The couple's peace is shattered when a gang of obnoxious kids encircles their campsite. Reveling in
Captain Nascimento is a veteran member of BOPE, a meticulously trained and widely feared super-elite Rio de Janeiro police squad engaged in daily conflict with a legion of crooked cops and heavily armed drug traffickers. After being on the front lines of violence for his entire career, Nascimento i
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.
When Jasira, a 13-year-old Arab-American girl, is exiled by her mother to live with her strict Lebanese father in Houston, she quickly learns that her new neighbors find her and her father odd and exotic. Worse, her budding womanhood makes her traditional and hot-tempered father uncomfortable. Lonel
About love between blind people. Peter, Miro, Elena and Zuzana were all born with no sight, and are united by the idea of love and their need for it.
In 1958, Francoise Sagan is not yet 30. Her first novels have made her rich and famous. She leads a frivolous and wild life, surrounded by her group of friends. On August 8 of that same year, at the Deauville casino, she bets her final chips on the number 8 and wins 8 million francs. With this sum,
The film takes place in the early sixties where three friends kill a friend.
Retraces the misadventures of a policeman who has been making a fool of himself for years by trying, in vain, to catch a burglar.
When he falls ill on his way home from school, 15 year-old Michael Berg is rescued by Hanna, a woman twice his age. The two begin an unexpected and passionate affair only for Hanna to suddenly and inexplicably disappear. Eight years later, Michael, now a young law student observing Nazi war trials,
After her husband's death, the Countess of Bathory finds herself at the head of a vast fortune and transforms herself into the most powerful woman in early 17th century Hungary, inspiring both admiration and hatred in those around her. Power is not enough to protect her, though, when she falls in lo
Hoffman is seemingly the last person alive to carry on the Jigsaw legacy. But when his secret is threatened, Hoffman must go on the hunt to eliminate all loose ends.
Tiuri is almost a full knight. He only has to pass one more challenge and he will be knighted. Tiuri must spend the night in the chapel in complete silence and without opening the door. When there is an urgent knock and a request for help, he risks his knighthood and opens the door to aid a man in n
A portrait of farmers' lives, values, and family stories--all that binds them to the land and its legacy. The looming question is what will become of these people.
For 15 years, Juliette has had no ties with her family who had rejected her. Although life once violently separated them, Lea, her younger sister, takes her into her home which she shares with her husband Luc, his father, and their two daughters.
A young mother Nina and her son Enzo find themselves sleeping on the streets on the street of Paris. Their tentative lifestyle eventually leads them to Versailles. Out in the woods near the palace, they encounter a man named Damien who lives cut off from the rest of the world. Nina and Enzo decide t
It is almost summer in Sweden, and minor indiscretions and misbehavior abound. Leffe likes to play pranks and show off for his friends, especially when he is drinking. A righteous grade-school teacher does not know where to draw the line, insisting her fellow educators need a bit of instruction. The
Lifelong friends and roommates Zack and Miri are facing hard times and a mountain of debt. When the electricity and plumbing get cut off, they seize upon the idea of making a homegrown porno movie for some quick cash, enlisting the help of their friends. The two vow that having sex will not ruin the
An unspeakably evil army rampages across what was an idyllic, peaceful world, destroying everything in its path, looking to conquer the mighty Castle Ebb and vanquish the King himself! Amidst this backdrop of war in the Kingdom of Ehb, between the evil Gallian and the ruling King Konreid, a once sim
A teenager struggles to come to terms with his best friends' suicides.
A serial murderer walks the streets of Manhattan, targeting violent felons who have fallen through the cracks of the judicial system. All the victims are suspected criminals whose bodies are found accompanied by a four line poem justifying the killing. The killer''s mission is to do what the cops can''t do on their own--take the bad guys off the streets for good. When a notorious pimp becomes one of the killer''s victims, highly decorated detectives Turk and Rooster are called in to investigate. This case could easily be the biggest one in their 30 years on the force. With the unwitting help of a local drug dealer the detectives follow what few clues they have, but their search soon turns inward, eventually leading them full circle as they realize the killer may be one of their own.
Big ears can be a real problem. Asa, our hero, never thought about it until he considered the idea of marriage.
Judith is an attractive, level-headed woman in her fifties. She lives alone and regularly treats herself to the sexual services of young men selected on Internet escort sites. That's how she meets Patrick, whose kindness and simplicity win her over. She starts seeing him regularly. This charming yo
A little bear has exciting adventures with other animals in the forest and makes new friends.
In 1976, the maverick ABA is a fast-paced, wild and crazy basketball league that rivals the NBA and makes a name for itself with innovations like the three-point shot and slam dunk contest. Jackie Moon is a one-hit wonder who used the profits from the success of his chart-topping song "Love Me Sexy"
It is summer, and thirty-year-old Antoine is forced to leave the city to return to his family in Provençe. His father is sick, so he must assume the lifestyle he thought he had shed--driving the family grocery cart from hamlet to hamlet, delivering supplies to the few remaining inhabitants. Accompan
Henry Poole just wants to disappear. Shattered by circumstances beyond his control, he offers full price on a cookie cutter house in a drab, middle-class, L.A. neighborhood through his perky realtor Meg. But just as he settles in to his indulgent isolation with a case of vodka and all the junk food
Embarking on a journey to fulfill her dreams as a dancer, a young girl discovers a new style of dance that will prove to be the source of both conflict and self-discovery.
A quiet young man returns to the wild, isolated landscape of the Delta. It is a labyrinth of waterways, small islands and over-grown vegetation, where the villagers are cut off from the outside world. The young man, who has been away since early childhood, is introduced to a sister he never knew he
After being bitten by a genetically altered dragonfly, high school loser Rick Riker develops superhuman abilities like incredible strength and armored skin. Rick decides to use his new powers for good and becomes a costumed crime fighter known as "The Dragonfly." However, standing in the way of his destiny is the villainous Lou Landers. After an experiment gone wrong, Lou develops the power to steal a person''s life force and in a dastardly quest for immortality becomes the supervillain, "The Hourglass." With unimaginable strength, unbelievable speed and deeply uncomfortable tights, will the Dragonfly be able to stop the sands of The Hourglass and save the world?
True story of a 1970''s London bank heist with major political ramifications. A group of burglars tunnel through to the basement of a bank, but the tunnel almost collapses on them. Their communications with one another, via walkie-talkies and ham radios, are overheard and the police are notified. The police respond but don''t find the robbers because they fail to look in the basement. The robbers steal the contents of the safety deposit boxes which contain compromising photographs and other evidence of wrong-doing by major politicians and business people. Before they can escape, however, their getaway car is stolen and the replacement truck gets stuck in the tunnel until a little boy, passing by the tunnel entrance, suggests that they let the air out of the tires and this helps them escape. After their escape they are tracked by the police as well as the powerful people they have inadvertently robbed.
After the murder of his family, a suicidal man is brought back from the brink of death only to discover he can now ''see'' those among us who are about to die. He tries to save people from their fate, but soon discovers there is a price to pay for meddling with the natural order of life and death.
Bud Johnson, an apathetic, beer-slinging, lovable loser, is coasting through a life that has passed him by. The one bright spot is his precocious, over-achieving twelve year-old daughter Molly. She takes care of both of them, until one mischievous moment on Election Day, when she accidentally sets off a chain of events which culminates in the election coming down to one vote--her dad''s.
Young Mia lives on an island that is currently being transformed into a lavish resort by an unscrupulous real estate developer. Her father Pedro is one of the laborers charged with constructing the resort, though lately the project has been beset by a series of mysterious problems. Then, she encount
Ryota is the 40-year-old son of the Yokoyama family. He has recently married a widow with a ten-year-old son from her previous marriage, who are joining him on a rare visit home. Only his elderly parents now live in the house, which once doubled as a flourishing medical clinic. The annex, a medical
The stories of three men, a mall guard in love with a thief, a man sent to a career workshop by his company and a blind skier, all intersect.
Tiuri is almost a full knight. He only has to pass one more challenge and he will be knighted. Tiuri must spend the night in the chapel in complete silence and without opening the door. When there is an urgent knock and a request for help, he risks his knighthood and opens the door to aid a man in n
Centers on the relationship between a disgruntled father and the worker who runs the bottle-returning window at his supermarket.
In the mid 19th century, a silkworm merchant travels from France to Japan to locate silkworm eggs that are uncontaminated by the epidemic that threatens Europe's silk supply. The merchant falls in love with the occidental concubine of a Japanese baron, though he has a loyal and doting wife awaiting
Rebellious teenager Rachel screams, swears, drinks and is, in a word, uncontrollable. With her latest car crash, Rachel has broken the final rule in mom Lilly's San Francisco home. With nowhere else to take the impulsive and rambunctious girl, Lilly hauls her daughter to the one place she swore sh
Manu is 20 years old when he arrives in Paris to look for a job. Initially, he moves in with his sister, Julie, who rents a room in a sleazy hotel. Julie's life revolves around music. She is training to be an opera singer and tries hard to partition herself off from her ebullient brother. Manu is
David Drayton and his young son Billy are among a large group of terrified townspeople trapped in a local grocery store by a strange, otherworldly mist. David is the first to realize that there are things lurking in the mist--deadly, horrifying things--creatures not of this world. Survival depends on everybody in the store pulling together, but is that possible, given human nature? As reason crumbles in the face of fear and panic, David begins to wonder what terrifies him more: the monsters in the mist--or the ones inside the store, the human kind, the people that until now had been his friends and neighbors?
TV News reporter Simon Hunt and cameraman Duck have worked in the world's hottest war zones: from Bosnia to Iraq, from Somalia to El Salvador. Together they have dodged bullets, filed incisive reports and collected Emmy awards. Then one terrible day in a Bosnian village everything changes. During a
Renowned horror novelist Mike Enslin believes only in what he can see with his own two eyes. But after a string of best-sellers, discrediting paranormal events in the most infamous haunted houses and graveyards around the world, he has no real proof of the after-life. But Enslin''s phantom-free run of long and lonely nights is about to change forever when he checks into suite 1408 of the notorious Dolphin Hotel for his latest project, "Ten Nights in Haunted Hotel Rooms." Defying the warnings of the hotel manager, the author is the first person in years to stay in the reputedly haunted room. Another best-seller may be imminent, but first he must go from skeptic to true believer--and ultimately survive the night.
Lou Reed recorded the album Berlin in 1973. It was a commercial failure. Over the next 33 years, he never performed the album live. For five nights in December 2006 at St. Ann's Warehouse Brooklyn, Lou Reed performed his masterwork about love's dark sisters: jealousy, rage and loss.
José is looking for a way out of his small time banlieue deals. When he overhears a conversation between his girlfriend and his step-brother, he might just have found a very lucrative way out. Together with his two best friends, he decides to attack an armored vehicle, full of cash. But everything
The tale of an over-the-hill film critic who is in love with an unreachable cashier at the local cinema, and whose life is turned upside down by the arrival of a Russian named Duska.
The life of Dutch painter Rembrandt van Rijn. Focuses on the creation of "The Nightwatch," one of Rembrandt's most famous paintings, and the impact it had on his private life.
Malo, a father of three and a soon to be divorcee, comes across a lovely country house for sale while traveling with friends. He decides to look around the place, and inside, he discovers a letter written years ago by a little girl to her father. He decides to find the owners of the house: two siste
Divided into three sections, concerns two sets of resourceful brothers. Nineteen-year-old Jakub and the younger Vladimir undergo merciless hazing to become Cossacks. Vlad is killed by the brutal Roman as he and sensitive sibling Elias steal the Cossacks' steeds. Jakub sets out across the majestic la
The son of a scientists who invents a time machine is accidently taken back in time to the year 1212 where he is placed right in the middle of the crusades and crosses the Alps behind the merauders.
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
Inside an icy kingdom at the very top of the earth, a polar bear cub, Nanu, and a walrus pup, Seela, are about to tackle the brave new world that confronts them as their ancient ways of survival are about to change. The polar bears and walruses are surrounded by crystalline ice floes; shadowed by qu
Gorgeous freshman Sydney White has come to Southern Atlantic University to pledge her late mom's once-dignified sorority. But while surviving the pledging process wrought by evil campus witch Rachel, Syd finds out this version of sisterhood isn't remotely what it's cracked up to be. Banished to a co
Recounts the early life of Genghis Khan who was a slave, born as Temudgin in 1162, before going on to conquer half the world, including Russia, in 1206.
Against the laws of his faith and traditional beliefs, a married man named Johan falls in love with another woman, thus facing an internal dilemma, whether to betray his wife, the woman he once loved, and disrupt the apparent stability of the community or sacrifice his true love and future happiness
Alvaro's world is one of rivers and streams. This remote island off the Argentinean coast is where he ekes out a humble existence. Fishing and reed-cutting are his only sources of income. Out here, it is as if time has stood still. Alvaro's homosexuality makes him just as much of an outsider as does
Bucharest 1989. The last year of Ceausescu's dictatorship. Eva lives with her parents and her 7-year-old brother Lalalilu. She is 17 years old, very attractive and caught up in the turmoil of falling in love for the first time while struggling to come of age. Eva has a secret dream she shares only w
Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium is the strangest, most fantastic, most wonderful toy store in the world. In fact, it's a magic toy store and everything in it comes to life--including the store itself. The emporium asks only one thing of its customers--you must believe it to see it.
Remi Bassano is a small Parisian artisan. Reserved and insignificant, Bassano is suddenly propelled into a parallel world where he is given the role as a liberator of an oppressed tribe, with whom he embarks on secret epic adventures. Adoration from his people allows him to discover unsuspected inne
A flock of vampires descend on a small Alaskan town during the dark months of the winter.
Jigsaw and his apprentice Amanda are dead. Upon the news of Detective Kerry's murder, two seasoned FBI profilers, Agent Strahm and Agent Perez, arrive at the depleted police precinct and help veteran Detective Hoffman sift through Jigsaw's latest grizzly game of victims and piece together the puzzle
Six-year-old Stefek challenges fate. He believes that the chain of events he sets in motion will help him get closer to his father who abandoned his mother. His sister Elka, 17, helps him learn how to bribe fate with small sacrifices. Tricks and coincidences eventually bring the father to the mother
Sid, the troubled scion of a Hong Kong mafia boss, is redeemed by learning a form of Zen drumming practiced in Taiwan.
The Solomon family has left the fast paced life of Chicago for the secluded world of a North Dakota farm. Amidst the tranquil sway of the farm's field of sunflowers, Jess, 16, soon realizes how terrifying seclusion can be when she and her brother Ben, 3, begin seeing ominous apparitions invisible t
The fate of two very different individuals move in opposite directions. Olga, a nurse from the Ukraine, abandons her family to look for a better life in the West. She ends up securing a job as a cleaning woman in a geriatric ward in Austria. Paul, an unemployed security guard from Vienna, has no pur
Suzanne is a mother overwhelmed by her obligations. With the classes she teaches, her puppet shows and her two children, Simon and Louise, she has been raising alone, she does not have a moment to breathe. To alleviate the situation, she takes in a young Taiwanese babysitter, Song Fang. On his way h
Rome, 476 AD. The Roman Empire, a mighty force for almost 500 years, is being threatened. On the eve of twelve-year-old Romulus Augustus' crowning ceremony to become the new emperor, Barbarian general Odoacer arrives in Rome to make a deal with Orestes. Odoacer makes demands of the Roman Empire in f
A well-known and glamorous actress, who died thirty years ago among mysterious circumstances, re-appears to a lonely policeman who is busy investigating her death.
A bride and her electric guitar-playing groom sail along in a house moving like a train; a distraught man complains of his financial woes while his wife tries to make love to him; a drunken woman shouts "No one understands me" to a bar full of silent patrons; a man waiting in line to buy a train tic
Follows he confrontation between Jean de La Fontaine, writer of the world renowned Fables, and Colbert, financial administrator for Louis XIV's Kingdom of France. In 1661, Colbert gets his rival Fouquet arrested, a powerful advisor of the young king. While all the other artists support the decision
A rancher struggles to support his ranch and family during a long drought. Desperately needing money to build a well, he takes an assignment to transport a notorious felon, in the hands of authorities, to Yuma for imprisonment. But, once the two meet, the criminal tries to tempt him with--in exchange for allowing him to escape--an offer of much more money than the rancher ever expected, the result of a hidden loot.
Filmmaker Werner Herzog travels to the Antarctic community of McMurdo Station, on Ross Island, the headquarters for the National Science Foundation and home to eleven hundred people during the austral summer. McMurdo is a gathering place for people who want to step off the map and where everyone see
Told with minimal dialogue, paints a love story between a criminal on death row and a woman who befriends him after catching her husband cheating.
1999. Kosovo War. In a small Romanian village, the chief of the railway station, who also happens to be a local gangster, stops a NATO train transporting military equipment. The two American officers are in charge of the transport only have verbal approval from the Romanian government for their jour
Hannibal's story begins in Eastern Europe at the desperate end of World War II. For many it was no longer a conflict of nations but one of individual survival--at any cost. A young Hannibal watches from only steps away as his parents die violently, leaving his cherished young sister in his care. Thi
A woman named Shin-Ae and her only child move to the small town of Milyang, South Korea. Her husband has recently passed away and she has decided to start life anew back in the hometown of her deceased husband. While entering Milyang, Shin-Ae's car breaks down along a rural highway. She is able to g
A portrait of the contemporary Italian province, between Rimini and the hills of Romagna, that hovers between traditions and fashions.
September the 1st, 2001. Elliot, an American C.I.A. agent holding top secret information on the immediate future of the world, disappears. His sole aim was to meet his daughter Orlando, whom he abandoned ten years before. Irene, a French agent who used to work with him, and David, his adoptive son,
A chronicle of the perilous journey of a young couple, Mary and Joseph, who must travel from their home in Nazareth to Bethlehem, Joseph''s ancestral home, to register for a census ordered by King Herod. It is a journey of over 100 miles, through treacherous terrain, made much more difficult by the fact that Mary is nine months pregnant.
The love story of Ludwig von Beethoven and his beautiful assistant during the time he was completing his Ninth Symphony.
Michel is the son of a paralyzed writer, the husband to a Congolese refugee and father of a future tennis champion. He is an erratic Belgian inventor misunderstood by his employer. At age 41, he learns he's been adopted and was in fact birthed secretly in a Quebec barn, in Sainte-Cecile. In the summ
Out patrolling a California highway, police officer Edward Malus stops a station wagon to return a little girl's lost doll. Moments later, a runaway truck slams into the station wagon, igniting it into a fiery wreck with the mother and child trapped inside. Edwards fails to save them before the car
With a passion for playing the piano, Melanie, a young girl from a modest background, passes an audition in the Conservatory at Versailles in the presence of a famous international pianist. During the performance, the pianist repeatedly disturbs her when she plays. Melanie, traumatized by these even
A re-telling of the assassination of Senator Robert F. Kennedy at the Ambassador Hotel in 1968, and how the lives of those at the hotel that evening intersected.
Priscilla Chase, a young Cleveland woman, seems to have it all--the perfect job, the perfect house, the perfect husband--except for in bed, where sex has always left her a bit short of the finish line. When the problem drives her husband to leave her suddenly for one of his high school students, Pri
William Wilberforce led efforts as a member of Parliament in 18th-century England to end slavery and the slave trade in the British empire. Wilberforce was elected to the House of Commons at 21 and took on the issue of slavery, successfully assembling a diverse coalition that went up against the most powerful men of the time.
Growing up in a culture dictated by violence and run by street gangs, teenagers Acerola and Laranjinha have become as close as brothers. With their eighteenth birthdays fast approaching, Laranjinha sets out to find the father he never met, while Acerola struggles to raise his own young son. But, whe
All he wanted to do was go home and get a drink. But at 8:02 a.m., hungover NYPD detective Jack Mosley is assigned a seemingly simple task. Petty criminal Eddie Bunker is set to testify before a grand jury at 10:00 a.m. and needs to be taken from lock-up to the courthouse, 16 blocks away. Broken down, out of shape, with a bad leg and a serious drinking problem, Jack''s role on the force is simple--clock in, clock out and stay out of trouble in between. He''s in no mood to deal with a punk who''s been in and out of jail for more than half his life. But beneath the punk in Eddie lies a man committed to turning his life around and constantly searching for "signs" that will lead him to a brighter future. In Eddie Jack sees only a pathetic rat who was offered a sweet deal. When Jack shoves Eddie into the back of his car and pulls out into the morning New York city rush hour, he doesn''t notice the van looming behind them. His head throbbing, and Eddie''s flair for conversation only making it worse, Jack stops off at the local liquor store to pick up some breakfast. As Eddie waits inside the locked car, fuming at getting stuck with Jack as his escort, he''s suddenly faced with a much bigger problem--a loaded gun pointed at his head. Jack emerges just in time to prevent Eddie''s execution, killing one assassin and narrowly escaping a second. When Jack calls for backup, homicide detective Frank Nugent and his team are first to arrive at the scene. Eddie suddenly goes pale--one of the detectives on Nugent''s team is the man he is supposed to testify against. In an instant, Jack''s quickie trip downtown turns into the nightmare of a lifetime: the criminals that want Eddie dead are actually cops. There''s a history between Jack and Nugent--a dark history that Jack has been desperately trying to forget. And as Nugent is quick to point out to his old friend, Eddie''s testimony threatens to bring them all down. Nugent offers to stage a mock hostage situation in which Eddie is kill
Pedro and Esteban are two cave experts who arrive in a mountainous area to investigate the discovery of a cave and see if it is of scientific interest. Gabi, Esteban's girlfriend, waits for them at the foot of the mountain. But when the experts come out of the cave, they find Gabi in a state of terr
In spring 1961, 20-year-old Siggi comes to Dresden to work as a scenery painter at the theater. There he falls head over heels in love with the young poet Luise, who makes him acquainted not only with the notorious dance club "Der Rote Kakadu," but also with the boisterous, impulsive Wolle, her husb
The tale of a woman, Miriam, and her fifteen-year-old son, Michael, who are forced to leave their villa in the upscale Berlin district of Zehlendorf and move to the less than salubrious Neukoelln area. A fish-out-of-water in his new environment, Michael is forced to pay protection money to a local g
Twenty-two-year-old Sebastien leads an impoverished life with his immigrant family constantly struggling to support them. While repairing the roof of a neighbor's house, he overhears a conversation about an expected package which promises to make the household rich. Sensing the opportunity of a lif
A near-silent documentary about food-manufacturing factories. Splicing between unnamed men in space suits spraying peppers to surrealist landscapes where soft yellow chicks shoot out of slides by the hundreds and orchards of apples bob in a titanic swimming pool, we come to learn that eating starts
Local businessman Grant Grant--successful, albeit oafish--is one of the few leaders of Wheelsy's pack. With beautiful young wife Starla, a large house and fat bank account, Grant truly relishes his "big fish-small pond" role in the town. Other than the fact that the passionate love he feels for his
For over a decade Joey Gazelle has successfully juggled his conflicting roles as both loving family man and a low-level employee of the Italian Perello mob in Grimley, New Jersey. However, when Joey ignores the mob's explicit instructions to dispose of a gun used in the fatal shooting of a corrupt c
For customers of Super Club, the largest high-volume, bulk-discount retailer in the country, membership has its privileges. For workers at the cavernous store, the most coveted honor is the "Employee of the Month" award, and having one's photo immortalized on the wall of fame in the staff lounge. En
What starts out as the irreverent journey of the openly gay writer Truman Capote to the middle-class world of 1950's Kansas, where he goes--with his childhood friend Harper Lee--to research the murder of the Clutter family, turns to something altogether darker when Capote forms an intense and comple
About the relationship between a no-nonsense colonel and a young French officer who has just been drafted and sent to Algeria. When sensitive lieutenant Guy Rossi finds himself under the command of Colonel Raoul Duplan, the stage is set for a monumental battle of wills that tests both men. Rossi (le
The film intends to recover the facts of one of the most tragic events that took place in the late Franco era, the death of 24-year-old militant anarchist Salvador Puig Antich, who was executed in the Model prison of Barcelona in 1974.
The spiritual adventure following John Woodson as he tracks down an ancient Peruvian manuscript containing Nine Insights which hold prophecy of the modern emergence into the New Age of spiritualty.
In 1971, the neatness-obsessed but sharply observant 6-year-old Augusten finds himself trapped between his troubled parents: his mother Deirdre, an unpublished--not to mention unstable--confessional poet with delusions of being hugely famous; and his father Norman, an alcoholic math professor who lo
Set under the brutally sunny skies of Depression-era Los Angeles, a tale of obsession that focuses on a city both exotic and vulgar, glamorous and raunchy--a place of heat and dust. Full of imports--palm trees from Egypt and people from everywhere in search of health and wealth, fame and fortune--L.
Dieter Dengler dreamed of flying since his childhood in wartime Germany, which is why he volunteered to become a Navy pilot after his family moved to America. The only place he ever wanted to be was in the sky, but now, on his very first top-secret mission over Laos, his plane is shot down to earth.
December 22. It's been sixteen years since the Revolution and Christmas is approaching. Pisconi, an old retiree, is preparing to spend another lonely Christmas. Manescu, a history teacher, doesn't want to lose his entire salary to pay his debts. Jderescu, the owner of the local TV station, doesn't s
The true story of the team that brought Brazilian star Pele to the U.S. It shows the Cosmos' ascent set against the decadent, crime-ridden backdrop of 1970s New York, as well as its decline along with the North American Soccer League in the early 1980s.
In Southeastern Iraq, a war-wearied National Guard unit has just received the exhilarating news that they are about to be "demobilized"--finally sent back home to the safety of Spokane. But when they head out on one final humanitarian mission in the nearby town of Al Hayy, things go terribly wrong.
Homeless on the streets of Kuala Lumpur, Hsiao Kang is robbed, beaten and left for dead; he is found and nursed by Rawang, an immigrant worker, who lives in the shell of a modernist building abandoned during construction. Rawang's feelings for his patient may or may not be sexual, but there's defini
Acerbic performer Tom Dobbs has made his career out of skewering politicians and speaking the mind of the exasperated nation on his talk show. He cracked scathing jokes at a fractured system night after night--until he came up with a really funny idea: why not run for president himself? After a flip comment, Dobbs ignites a grassroots movement that puts him on the ballot. Hot on the campaign trail, he debates elected drones and says exactly what frustrated voters have often thought. Nov. 2nd later, the muckraker wins--only to learn that a computer voting error gave him the victory. With time ticking on the inaugural clock, Dobbs has a big decision to make: should he go back behind the mike or stay in the Oval Office?
Charmingly irresponsible graffiti artist, Daniel, lives in Copenhagen and earns his living painting declarations of love on the city walls. On the run from parking tickets, overdue bills and the police, he manages to live a carefree existence until he meets and falls in love with the equally irrespo
When a lonely highway is inexplicably closed, five students sharing a ride to a desert rave find themselves trapped at a recently deserted travel oasis. Led by a blind grad student with heightened senses, they must survive the night and confront what appears to be a terrifying abyss between the livi
A proper English gentleman, Tristram Shandy strides home from his ancestral home, Shandy Hall, to introduce himself. Tristram launches into his life story at the beginning: with his birth. He is soon distracted by the sight of his Uncle Toby and his friend Corporal Trim at work on their scale model
When Bilike finds an ordinary ping-pong ball floating in the creek, a series of charming adventures begins for the prepubescent Mongolian boy and his family and friends. Young Bilike has never seen a ping-pong ball before. He and his family live without electricity and running water in a solitary te
Three different stories of love and memory through three time periods, 1966, 1911 and 2005. The first, "A Time for Love," hinges on the meeting of soldier boy Chen with pool hall hostess May and his subsequent search for her. The second episode, "A Time for Freedom," deals with a courtesan tending t
Dalarna, a county north of Stockholm, is famous for its landscape and is a popular tourist destination. The residents are called Dalecarlians. Stubborn and self-centered, they consider their county the heart of Sweden. Mia, the youngest of three sisters, moved away from Dalarna 15 years ago and has
Set in 16th century Venice, Bassanio is the typical Elizabethan lover and aristocrat--young, impulsive, romantic--whose lavish lifestyle has left him deep in debt and desperately in love with the fair Portia of Belmont. But to win her hand, he must prove his worth. To prove his worth, he must not on
Millionaire George Wade doesn't make a move without Lucy Kelson, his multi-tasking Chief Counsel at the Wade Corporation. A brilliant attorney with a strategic mind, she also has an ulcer and doesn't get much sleep. It's not the job that's getting to her--it's George. Smart, charming and undeniably self-absorbed, he treats her more like a nanny than a Harvard-trained lawyer--and can barely choose a tie without her help. Now, after five years of calling the shots, on everything from his clothes to his divorce settlements, Lucy Kelson is calling it quits. Although George makes it difficult for Lucy to leave the Wade Corporation, he finally agrees to let her go--but only if she finds her own replacement. After a challenging search, she hires an ambitious young lawyer with an obvious eye on her wealthy new boss. Finally free of George and his 24-hour requests, Lucy is ready to change course and join her devoted boyfriend on an adventure at sea. Or is she? Confronted with the fact that Lucy is literally sailing out of his life, George faces a decision of his own: is it ever too late to say "I love you"?
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