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In an effort to apprehend a gang boss, the French plainclothes police coerce a petty crook into turning informant.
An archaeologist travels to Egypt to find the lost tomb of a king, which has a curse on it. After a local expert on the tomb murdred, she becomes the next target for assassins.
Elizabeth Roffe inherits her family-owned multi-national pharmaceutical company and soon finds herself targeted after an investigation reveals her father's death was not an accident.
A U.S. drug agent works to bring down a drug lord in Paris.
Jill is surprised and angry when her computer-genius boyfriend decides to quit his job in a big company for unclear reasons. But when her children disapear mysteriously and seem to have been kidnapped, she wants to know more, and discovers that she may be caught in a DEADLY TRAP...
Lovers Marianne and Jean-Paul spend their vacation in a villa near St.-Tropez. The main feature of the villa is a swimming pool, stage for most of the action. After a visit Marianne invites former lover Harry and his teenage daughter Penelope to stay. Tension between the grown-ups rises especially when Jean-Paul seduces Penelope. The consequences are deadly.
When US radar installations in Greece are jammed and an undercover NATO security man is killed, suspicion falls on his widow, who sets out to find the real culprits and prove herself innocent.
Charles Desvallées has good reasons to believe that his wife is cheating on him and hires a P.D. in order to prove himself right. Once he knows the lover is writer Victor Pégala, he drives to his apartment, calmly presents himself as the husband, starts a conversation and then kills him cold-bloodedly. The police trace the wife but when she discovers by accident a picture that could incriminate her husband she decides to remain silent.
A young woman, unsatisfied by her husband, searches for sex in the brothels of a seaside town.
A married couple''s working vacation in Paris turns into a battle to stay faithful.
The power-hungry, wealthy owner of a champagne company and her husband attempt to undermine a rich playboy with relevant insider's information by making him believe he's a murderer.
After a stinging defeat in Vietnam, an officer in the French Army gets one last chance in Algiers.
During World War II, townsfolk from provincial Occupied France help a pair of spies and some Allied soldiers escape into Vichy territory.
Circular tale of lovers in Vienna in which characters from one tryst lead into the next one and so forth.
A pair of French people, an ex-countess and an actor, meet in New York and fall in love.
A recovering alcoholic fights to rebuild his life.
Intercutting dramatic vignettes with newsreel footage, the story follows the characters from an infantry squad as they make their way from Sicily to Germany during the end of World War II.
French adaptation of Patricia Highsmith''''s novel, about Tom Ripley, a talented mimic, moocher, forger and all-around criminal improviser.
A businessman kills his boss to cover up his affair with the man's wife.
When her husband is killed in World War II, an Englishwoman risks her life as a spy.
Greece, in the 1920's, is occupied by the Turks. The country is in turmoil with entire villages uprooted. The site of the movie is a Greek village that conducts a passion play each year. The leading citizens of the town, under the auspices of the Patriarch, choose those that will play the parts in the Passion. A stuttering shepherd is chosen to play Jesus. The town butcher (who wanted to be Jesus) is chosen as Judas. The town prostitute is chosen as Mary Magdalene. The rest of the disciples are also chosen. As the movie unfolds, the Passion Play becomes a reality. A group of villagers, uprooted by the war and impoverished, arrive at the village led by their priest. The wealthier citizens of the town want nothing with these people and manipulate a massacre. In the context of the 1920's each of the characters plays out their biblical role in actuality.
Brulard, a French civil engineer on assignment in Sweden for a lumber company meets Ina, a local nature-girl type, falls in love, has an affair, tries to convert her to "civilization", but ends up getting her killed by superstitious villagers instead.
A sweeping chronicle of the Ricordi family which grew to become Italy's premier music publishing house and pioneered the idea of royalty fees for its many clients which included many famous composers.
In the early 16th century, Italy is ruled by the powerful Borgia family, led by Cesare Borgia (Pedro Armendariz) and his sister Lucretia (Martine Carol). In a ruthless power play, Cesare plots to have his sister's husband murdered. But without her brother's knowledge, Lucretia has taken a strong lover who will challenge the Borgias.
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