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A submarine crew, a feared pack of forest bandits, a famous surgeon, and a battalion of child soldiers all get more than they bargained for as they wend their way toward progressive ideas on life and love.
A young woman on a quest for gold finds much different and far greater riches than she'd ever expected.
After the death of his wife, Anna, Max Morden retreats to The Cedars, a house by the sea where he spent his childhood summers. Reacquainting himself with places past provokes a cathartic reflection as the present draws out powerful memories from one fateful summer many years ago - memories of innoce
Raimund Gregorius is a gifted but dull 57-year-old high school classical languages teacher in Switzerland. After a chance meeting with a beautiful Portuguese woman, he discovers the work of a Portuguese poet and doctor, Amadeu de Prado, and boards a train for Lisbon, determined to uncover more of h
A street dance crew and a group of Royal ballet dancers strive to find common ground after they are forced to share the same rehearsal space. After battling it out on the dance floor, the two dance crews gradually learn to work together, forming an exciting new type of modern dance that no one ever
On the lost Island of Asinara, there lives the Duchesse, the Sheriff, the Dealer, and the Whore. One day, a foreigner surges from the sea. Suffering from amnesia, he claims to be Kaspar Hauser, their lost king.
A painting comes alive in the living, breathing world of Pieter Bruegel's dense frieze of Christ's passion, The Way to Calvary. Bruegel's 1564 painting sets the drama of the crucifixion within a rustic Flanders scene teeming with everyday life, portrays Jesus' crucifixion in the midst of the bruta
A portrait of English actress and icon Charlotte Rampling. Her nonconformist personality reveals itself not only through her choice of roles but also through her discussions on such topics ranging from age to desire and death with artist friends such as Peter Lindbergh and Paul Auster.
Justine and Michael are celebrating their marriage at a sumptuous party in the home of her sister and brother-in-law, but the wedding is a fiasco. Family tensions mount, relationships fray...and a planet called Melancholia is heading towards Earth.
Kathy, Tommy and Ruth live in a world and a time that feel familiar to us, but are not quite like anything we know. They spend their childhood at Hailsham, a seemingly idyllic English boarding school. When they leave the shelter of the school and the terrible truth of their fate is revealed to them,
True story of women in a Yorkshire farming community during World War I who turn murderous when their husbands return from the trenches to discover their places on the farms and in their beds have been taken by German POWs.
A female filmmaker wishes to make a documentary about actresses of all kinds: popular stars, the unknown, intellectual, comic, and forgotten. Filming each and everything, with or without the actresses' permission, she gets caught up in her own game and allows herself to be taken in by these fragile
Set against the backdrop of contemporary London and the international art scene, where lust, ambition, power and betrayal seem to prevail. Dealers, collectors, artists and wannabees vie with each other in a world in which success and downfall rest on a knife edge.
Follows a group of people struggling to find a place for themselves in an unpredictable and volatile world. The past haunts the present and imperils the future: ghosts circle and loom, trouble and console. The question of forgiveness and its limits threads throughout a series of intersecting love st
Long before the concept existed, the Duchess of Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer, was the original "It Girl." Like her direct descendent Princess Diana, she was ravishing, glamorous and adored by an entire country. Determined to be a player in the wider affairs of the world, she proved that she could
"Are you free tonight?" A simple enough question, but how Jonathan McQuarry answers it will change his life forever. A corporate auditor adrift in a sea of New York's power elite, Jonathan's work is his entire life. But a chance meeting with Wyatt Bose, a charismatic corporate lawyer, introduces Jon
Profiles Peter Beard: celebrated artist, diarist and photographer.
A young woman with incredible imagination who refuses to accept the world around her and creates her own realities.
Ana, a young girl who used to live on Ibiza with her hippy father, moves to an artists' hide-out in Madrid because she is an aspiring painter. She flees her own fate after a hypnosis session that allows her to glimpse parallel experiences she believes are past lives.
Alice d'Abanville, an immensely famous London stage actress, and Louis Ruinard, a cult French film director, are two extraordinary personalities. They were the most strikingly glamorous couple of the 70s. But this legendary pair haven't seen each other in thirty years. In fact, they've done all they
Alain Getty, a brilliant young home automation engineer, and his wife Benedicte having recently arrived in a new town, invite Alain's boss Richard Pollock and his wife Alice to dinner. The encounter does not leave the young couple's harmony unscathed. The discovery of a mysterious rodent's corpse bl
Gianni was unable to cope when, 15 years earlier, his wife died giving birth to a handicapped child. He fled, and only now has the courage to see his son Paolo, accompanying him to a Berlin hospital where he undergoes occasional treatment and rehabilitation.
Having suffered a traumatic birth, Paolo is disabled both physically and psychologically and must travel to a special hospital in Berlin for rehabilitation. Gianni, who accompanies the boy to Berlin in hopes of getting to know his estranged son, meets Nicole, a strong woman dedicating herself entir
New York in the year 2095 has evolved into a comic-book like, sci-fi metropolis. A giant pyramid hovers over the city, where the Gods of Ancient Egypt dwell, unknown to the mortals below. One of the gods, Horus', status as an Immortal is revoked. With his time running out, Horus has unfinished busin
Rosanna Arquette heads up this exploration of the pressures, choices and sacrifices that female actors face working in the entertainment industry, particularly as they hit 40 and begin being overlooked for certain roles. Debra Winger is the example of a pioneer in this battle because of her decisio
Will Graham, the fierce and intelligent London gangster, has retreated to the forest to escape the crime life. He is always in control and always on the edge. Will is the haunted center around which the other characters circle: Helen, his jaded, more refined, former lover--a chic restaurateur; Jonat
Sarah Morton is a famous British mystery author. Tired of London and seeking inspiration for her new novel, she accepts an offer from her publisher John Bosload to stay at his home in Luberon, in the South of France. It is the off-season, and Sarah finds that the beautiful country locale and unhurri
Set in modern day France, the story of Pierre Brossard who, as a young man, was a Nazi executioner under the Vichy regime. Brossard has never been brought to trial and has lived a peaceful and anonymous life, sheltered by right-wing elements within the Catholic Church. A new investigation into his c
After British journalist Jack Elgin loses his wife and daughters in a terrorist attack, he sets out to find the killers and bring them to justice.
A meditation on motherhood and nature. As director Marion Hansel recalls episodes from her life crucial to her relationship with her son, we see multiple images of clouds, taken from all over the world.
There was a time when CIA operative Nathan Muir and his protege Tom Bishop were inseparable, travelling the world and tasting everything it had to offer... from Vietnam to Berlin to Beirut. In a profession fraught with danger and uncertainty, Muir and Bishop forged an uncommonly close friendship bas
A woman's husband disappears when he goes for a swim at their seaside vacation home.
Kaisa is a hard-edged, feisty young Scottish lawyer who has just received a promotion. Her mother calls with an unusual request: she wants Kaisa to go to Norway, pick up her alcoholic father, Tomas, and bring him back to Aberdeen, where he has promised to try an experimental detox program. The lure
Alec Fenton, an Americanized-European commodities trader, is living happily in Athens with Marjorie, his wife, an American of Greek origin who works at the American Embassy. Alec believes in signs and premonitions which leads him to a torrid affair with Katherine, his beautiful co-worker. His obsess
A crippled teenager observes life in his small rural town.
Set in Russia at the turn of the century, a story chronicling a noblewoman's return to her family estate after a five-year absence. There she finds the family fortune has dwindled to practically nothing, and she and her brother are faced with the difficult choice of selling the family's treasured ch
An impoverished noblewoman matches her lover with a dying heiress.
Following a hasty romance with a model, a florist discovers she's pregnant -- and begins to realize her lover harbors a psychotic side to his personality.
Andrei, an unlucky Romanian husband, learns is wife Dora, a ballerina, has not only left him but has been recruited by a woman named Marion to work as a hooker with the promise of becoming a dancer. To get his wife back, Andrei must convince Marion to give him one night to make an appeal to Dora. M
An aged novelist's wife, agent and secretary conspire to get him to write again--though he would rather sit by the pool and contemplate the sun.
An elderly mechanic enlists the aid of a young man to help him find a car and a woman with whom he once had an affair over 30 years before.
Story about an English professor poisoned with a slow-acting toxin who has 24 hours to discover the identities of the people who poisoned him.
While at a conference in Paris, a female member of the British Parliament meets up with a figure from her past.
A gumshoe private investigator is hired by a mysterious and malevolent client to find a missing crooner who owes him on a debt, but when the PI starts his investigation he is thwarted by the murders of his possible witnesses and haunted by unexplainable demonic nightmares. As he nears and nears his
A British diplomat's wife falls in love with a chimpanzee.
An alcoholic lawyer struggles to redeem himself by pursuing a high-stakes malpractice case.
A film comedian attending a festival in his honor dreams of doing more serious work.
A killer whale seeks vengeance for its mates murder by an unscrupulous seaman.
There is an affectionate bow to the master sleuth in this lavishly produced original that has Holmes rushing to New York City after discovering that his old nemesis, Moriarty, not only has kidnapped the son of his (Holmes') long-time love, actress Irene Adler, but also has hatched a scheme to steal
This, the second adaptation of Raymond Chandler's novel is much closer to the source text than the original, 'Murder, My Sweet', which tended to avoid some of the sleazier parts of the plot, but still concerns private eye Philip Marlowe's attempts to locate Velma, a former dancer at a seedy nightclub, and the girlfriend of Moose Malloy, a petty criminal just out of prison. Marlowe finds that once he has taken the case events conspire to put him in dangerous situations, and he is forced to follow a confusing trail of untruths and double crosses before he is able to locate Velma.
American Neil Bowman (David Birney) is travelling through France when he meets British photographer Lila (Charlotte Rampling). They are hired by French land owner Duc de Croyter (Michel Lonsdale) to escort a Hungarian scientist to New York. But they soon realise that the job is not a cushy number, and have to deal with a gang of kidnappers who will stop at nothing to get their hands on the scientist.
In the far future, a savage trained only to kill finds a way into the community of bored immortals that alone preserves humanity''''s achievements.
A disturbed young woman is kept prisoner in a castle by her aunt for her money. The game-keeper, her guardian, tries to rape her but she escapes. In her flight she meets a man also running away, from two killers.
Thirteen years after World War II, Lucia, a survivor of a German concentration camp runs into her former Nazi captor and lover Max, who is now a harmless night porter at the Vienna hotel where she and her husband are staying. In spite of the violent and perverted nature of their sadomachochistic wartime "relationship," a sexual bond remains, and they begin an affair. Before long, some of Max''s former SS comrades begin stalking them and it is decided that Lucia should be killed because she is a witness to their war crimes.
A young psychiatrist interviews four inmates in a mental asylum to satisfy a requirement for employment. He hears stories about 1) the revenge of a murdered wife, 2) a tailor who makes a suit with some highly unusual qualities, 3) a woman who questions her sanity when it appears that her brother is conspiring against her, and 4) a man who builds tiny toy robots with lifelike human heads.
An arrogant stock-car racer ignores his family.
In an amoral home, where a man lives in sin with a woman, his daughter and his son fall in love, and have incestuous relations even after the young woman marrys. Her husband will seek revenge, and a gory end will unite all in classic tragedy - death. (Based on John Ford's play, "Pity she's a whore", respecting its poetic text, and careful Italian Renaissance settings.)
This film focuses on the collapse of a wealthy family during the reign of the Third Reich.
In 1920s India, a British police officer attempts to capture a tribal leader without bloodshed.
A misfit fights for happiness in the world of swinging London.
Rogues Jelly Knight, Scapa Flood, and Lennie the Dip leave prison expecting boss The Duke to have their stash ready to share out. Instead, Duke's girl Sara gives them the news Duke is dead and the money gone on nursing care. They soon discover that Duke is actually running Hope Springs Nature Clinic with the help of most of the local villains. Very strange - and the nearby army camp and Sara's encouragement of Lieutenant Vine would seem to be no coincidence either.
A rampant womanizer tries to help an innocent friend bed an eccentric girl.
Set in the idyllic England of the early 1900s and based on the short stories of H.E. Bates, the program follows the adventures of 10-year-old Edward, sent to the country to spend the summer with his rascally Uncle Silas.
Adaptation of Charles Dickens' Victorian novel about an orphan boy who inherits a mysterious fortune. Pip lives in Kent with his irritable sister and her good-natured husband Joe Gargery, a blacksmith. One day, Pip is summoned to Satis House, the residence of Miss Havisham, a woman driven half-mad y
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