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Mojo's Personal Favorites - All Genres
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Creator: Mojo
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1408 ( 2007 )
A man who specializes in debunking paranormal occurrences checks into the fabled room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel. Soon after settling in, he confronts genuine terror.
2001: A Space Odyssey ( 1968 )
Mankind finds a mysterious, obviously artificial, artifact buried on the moon and, with the intelligent computer HAL, sets off on a quest.
300 ( 2007 )
King Leonidas and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C.
8MM ( 1999 )
A private investigator is hired to discover if a "snuff film" is authentic or not.
9 rota ( 2005 )
The film is based on a true story of the 9th company during the Soviet invasion in Afghanistan in the 1980's. Young Soviet Army recruits are sent from a boot camp into the middle of the war in Afghanistan. The action is not like a boot camp at all. It is very bloody and dirty. The 9th company is defending the hill 3234. They are hopelessly calling for help.
A Clockwork Orange ( 1971 )
In future Britain, charismatic delinquent Alex DeLarge is jailed and later volunteers for an experimental aversion therapy developed by the government in an effort to solve society's crime problem... but not all goes to plan.
A Few Good Men ( 1992 )
Neo military lawyer Kaffee defends Marines accused of murder; they contend they were acting under orders.
A History of Violence ( 2005 )
A mild-mannered man becomes a local hero through an act of violence, which sets off repercussions that will shake his family to its very core.
Absolute Power ( 1997 )
A career thief witnesses a horrific crime involving the U.S. President.
Adam's Apples ( 2005 )
A neo-nazi sentenced to community service at a church clashes with the blindly devotional priest.
Alien ( 1979 )
A mining ship, investigating a suspected SOS, lands on a distant planet. The crew discovers some strange creatures and investigates.
Altered States ( 1980 )
A Harvard scientist conducts experiments on himself with a hallucinatory drug and an isolation chamber that may be causing him to regress genetically.
American Beauty ( 1999 )
Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation for his daughter's attractive friend.
American Gangster ( 2007 )
In 1970s America, a detective works to bring down the drug empire of Frank Lucas, a heroin kingpin from Manhattan, who is smuggling the drug into the country from the Far East.
American History X ( 1998 )
A former neo-nazi skinhead tries to prevent his younger brother from going down the same wrong path that he did.
American Psycho ( 2000 )
A wealthy New York investment banking executive hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he escalates deeper into his illogical, gratuitous fantasies.
American Splendor ( 2003 )
An original mix of fiction and reality illuminates the life of comic book hero everyman Harvey Pekar.
An American Haunting ( 2005 )
Based on the true events of the only case in US History where a spirit caused the death of a man.
Angel Heart ( 1987 )
Harry Angel has a new case, to find a man called Johnny Favourite. Except things aren't quite that simple...
Apocalypse Now ( 1979 )
During the on-going Vietnam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade Green Beret who has set himself up as a God among a local tribe.
As Good as It Gets ( 1997 )
A single mother/waitress, a misanthropic author, and a gay artist form an unlikely friendship
Assembly ( 2007 )
A soldier fights to gain recognition for comrades who died during the Chinese Civil War.
August Underground ( 2001 )
Two serial killers go on a murdering rampage as one films the outcome from behind a video camera. One of the most realistically portrayed simulated snuff films.
Bad Ronald ( 1974 )
A shy teenager accidentally kills a mocking peer, and his mother helps him hide in a spare room in their house. Problems arise when the mother goes for an operation and dies, and the house is sold to a new family, with the teen still living inside.
Barfly ( 1987 )
Henry Chinaski never cared for the American dream, the thought of needing to become 'something' and fit into the system disgusts him...
Barry Lyndon ( 1975 )
An Irish rogue wins the heart of a rich widow and assumes her dead husband's position in 18th Century aristocracy.
Begotten ( 1990 )
God disembowels himself with a straight razor. The spirit-like Mother Earth emerges, venturing into a bleak...
Being Human ( 1994 )
One man must learn the meaning of courage across four lifetimes centuries apart.
Blade Runner ( 1982 )
Deckard, a blade runner, has to track down and terminate 4 replicants who hijacked a ship in space and have returned to earth seeking their maker.
Blood and Bones ( 2004 )
In 1923, the Korean teenager Kim Shun-Pei moves from Cheju Island, in South Korea, to Osaka, in Japan. Along the years, he becomes a cruel, greedy and violent man and builds a factory of kamaboko, processed seafood products, in his poor Korean-Japanese community exploiting his employees. He makes fortune, abuses and destroys the lives of his wife and family, having many mistresses and children and showing no respect to anybody. Later he closes the factory, lending the money with high interests and becoming a loan shark. His hatred behavior remains until his last breath, alone in North Korea.
Blood Simple ( 1984 )
A rich but jealous man hires a private investigator to kill his cheating wife and her new man. But, when blood is involved, nothing is simple.
Blue Velvet ( 1986 )
After finding a severed human ear in a field, a young man soon discovers a sinister underworld lying just beneath his idyllic suburban home town.
Blueberry ( 2004 )
In the 1870's, U.S Marshal Mike S. Blueberry tries to stop Wally Blount, the man who killed his girlfriend...
Brainstorm ( 1983 )
Brilliant researchers Lillian Reynolds and Michael Brace have developed a system of recording and playing back actual experiences of people...
Breach ( 2007 )
Based on the true story, FBI upstart Eric O'Neill enters into a power game with his boss, Robert Hanssen, an agent who was ultimately convicted of selling secrets to the Soviet Union.
Breathless ( 2009 )
A debut from Yang Ik Joon who wrote, directed, produced and played the lead role...A bitter and abusive debt collector finds some relief when he meets a high school girl.
Broken Flowers ( 2005 )
As the devoutly single Don Johnston is dumped by his latest girlfriend, he receives an anonymous pink letter informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him. The situation causes Don to examine his relationships with women instead of moving on to the next one, and he embarks on a cross-country search for his old flames who might possess clues to the mystery at hand.
Bronson ( 2009 )
A young man who was sentenced to 7 years on prison for robbing a post office ends up spending 30 years in solitary confinement. During this time, his own personality is supplanted by his alter ego, Charles Bronson.
Brother ( 2000 )
A Japanese Yakuza gangster is exiled to the United States. Takeshi settles in Los Angeles where his younger...
Bullet ( 1997 )
Butch "Bullet" Stein is a Jewish junkie from the mean streets of Brooklyn, is paroled after eight years in prison...
Changeling ( 2008 )
Inspired by actual events that occurred in 1920s-era Los Angeles, Clint Eastwood's "Changeling" tells the story of a woman driven to confront a corrupted LAPD after her abducted son is retrieved and she begins to suspect that the boy returned to her is not the same boy she gave birth to. The year was 1928, and the setting a working-class suburb of Los Angeles. As Christine (Angelina Jolie) said goodbye to her son, Walter, and departed for work, she never anticipated that this was the day her life would be forever changed. Upon returning home, Christine was distressed to discover that Walter was nowhere to be found. Over the course of the following months, the desperate mother would launch a search that would ultimately prove fruitless. Yet just when it seemed that all hope was lost, a nine-year-old boy claiming to be Christine's son seemed to appear out of thin air. Overcome with emotions and uncertain how to face the authorities or the press, Christine invites the child to stay in her home despite knowing without a doubt that he is not her son. As much as Christine would like to accept the fact that her son has been returned to her, she cannot accept the injustice being pushed upon her and continues to challenge the Prohibition-era Los Angeles police force at every turn. As a result, Christine is slandered by the powers that be, and painted as an unfit mother. In this town, a woman who challenges the system is putting her life on the line, and as the situation grows desperate, the only person willing to aid her in her search is benevolent local activist Reverend Briegleb (John Malkovich).
Charlie Wilson's War ( 2007 )
A drama based on a Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets have some unforeseen and long-reaching effects.
Cinema Paradiso ( 1988 )
(aka - Nuovo Cinema Paradiso) A filmmaker recalls his childhood, when he fell in love with the movies at his village's theater and formed a deep friendship with the theater's projectionist.
Citizen Kane ( 1941 )
Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance.
Clay Pigeons ( 1998 )
Clay (as in the title) is a young man in a small town who witnesses his friend kill himself because...
Cool Hand Luke ( 1967 )
A man refuses to conform to life in a rural prison.
Cop Land ( 1997 )
The sheriff of a suburban New Jersey community populated by New York City policeman slowly discovers the town is a front for mob connections and corruption.
Crash ( 1996 )
After getting into a serious car accident, a TV director discovers an underground sub-culture of scarred, omnisexual car-crash victims who use car accidents and the raw sexual energy they produce to try to rejuvenate his sex life with his wife.
Daddy and Them ( 2001 )
When an uncle is charged with murder, the event reverberates throughout a poor Arkansas family, including a struggling musician and his wife, her mother, her sister, and his father.
Danny the Dog / Unleashed ( 2005 )
A man raised into behaving like a dog, escapes from his captor to start a new life, who seeks to reclaim him because of his unnatural martial arts skills that are triggered when unleashed.
Dark City ( 1998 )
A man struggles with memories of his past, including a wife he cannot remember, in a nightmarish world with no sun and run by beings with telekinetic powers who seek the souls of humans.
De helaasheid der dingen ( 2009 )
The Belgian Candidate for the Oscars!!!
Dead Ringers ( 1988 )
Twin gynecologists take full advantage of the fact that nobody can tell them apart, until their relationship begins to deteriorate over a woman.
Death Sentence ( 2007 )
Nick Hume is a mild-mannered executive with a perfect life, until one gruesome night he witnesses something that changes him forever. Transformed by grief, Hume eventually comes to the disturbing conclusion that no length is too great when protecting his family.
Deliverance ( 1972 )
Intent on seeing the Cahulawassee River before it's turned into one huge lake, outdoor fanatic Lewis Medlock takes his friends on a river-rafting trip they'll never forget into the dangerous American back-country.
Desperado ( 1995 )
A gunslinger is embroiled in a war with a local drug runner.
Dogtooth ( 2009 )
Three teenagers are confined to an isolated country estate that could very well be on another planet. The trio spend their days listening to endless homemade tapes that teach them a whole new vocabulary. Any word that comes from beyond their family abode is instantly assigned a new meaning. Hence 'the sea' refers to a large armchair and 'zombies' are little yellow flowers. Having invented a brother whom they claim to have ostracized for his disobedience, the uber-controlling parents terrorize their offspring into submission. The father is the only family member who can leave the manicured lawns of their self-inflicted exile, earning their keep by managing a nearby factory, while the only outsider allowed on the premises is his colleague Christina, who is paid to relieve the son of his male urges. Tired of these dutiful acts of carnality, Christina enlists the elder daughter for some girl-on-girl action, carelessly disturbing the domestic balance. Soon enough, sex has spread throughout the household like fire. Next stop: rebellion.
Domino ( 2005 )
A recounting of
Dosage V ( 2008 )
Dosage V combines gorgeous cinematography from Emmy Award-winning cameramen Josh and Brett Lowell with a progressive soundtrack and tight editing to transport the viewer to Yosemite, China, Arkansas, Spain, Colorado, and New England to witness the year's most outstanding climbing accomplishments. Highlights include: Beth Rodden's first ascent of Meltdown (5.14c), one of the hardest traditional routes in the world; Chris Sharma's next-level sport climbing projects in Catalunya, Spain; And young-guns Daniel Woods and Paul Robinson pushing the limits of bouldering in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado.Dosage V because it includes footage of Beth Rodden working on a 75 foot seam up a slightly overhanging wall next to a thundering waterfall. After forty days of effort, Beth made the route's first ascent, naming it Meltdown and calling it the hardest climb she's ever done.
Dracula ( 1931 )
The ancient vampire Count Dracula arrives in England and begins to prey upon the virtuous young Mina.
Dune ( 1984 )
In the distant future, a man appears who may be the prophet that a long-suffering galaxy has been waiting for.
Eat Pray Love ( 2010 )
Liz Gilbert (Roberts) had everything a modern woman is supposed to dream of having - a husband, a house, a successful career - yet like so many others, she found herself lost, confused, and searching for what she really wanted in life. Newly divorced and at a crossroads, Gilbert steps out of her comfort zone, risking everything to change her life, embarking on a journey around the world that becomes a quest for self-discovery. In her travels, she discovers the true pleasure of nourishment by eating in Italy; the power of prayer in India, and, finally and unexpectedly, the inner peace and balance of true love in Bali.
El topo ( 1970 )
The gunfighter El Topo ("The Mole") and his young son ride through a desert to a village, whose inhabitants have been massacred...
Eraserhead ( 1977 )
Henry Spencer tries to survive his industrial environment, his angry girlfriend, and the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child.
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind ( 2004 )
A couple undergo a procedure to erase each other from their memories when their relationship turns sour, but it is only through the process of loss that they discover what they had to begin with.
Everything Is Illuminated ( 2005 )
A young Jewish American man endeavors to find the woman who saved his grandfather during World War II in a Ukrainian village, that was ultimately razed by the Nazis, with the help of a local who speaks weirdly funny broken English.
Excalibur ( 1981 )
A spirited accounting of one of the most obscure periods of the world's history. This reprisal is magical in its execution and gives its audience something to watch.
Falling Down ( 1993 )
An unemployed defense worker frustrated with the various flaws he sees in society, begins to psychotically and violently lash out against them.
Far North ( 2007 )
A soldier's unexpected arrival affects two women's simple existence.
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas ( 1998 )
An oddball journalist and his psychopathic lawyer travel to Las Vegas for a series of psychadelic escapades.
Forrest Gump ( 1994 )
Forrest Gump, while not intelligent, has accidentally been present at many historic moments, but his true love, Jenny, eludes him.
Fracture ( 2007 )
An attorney intent on climbing the career ladder toward success, finds an unlikely opponent in a manipulative criminal he's trying to prosecute.
Frailty ( 2001 )
A man confesses to an FBI agent his family's story of how his religious fanatic father's visions lead to a series of murders to destroy supposed "demons."
Frankenstein ( 1931 )
Horror classic in which an obsessed scientist assembles a living being from parts of exhumed corpses.
Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man ( 1943 )
Larry Talbot chips Frankenstein's monster out of a block of ice. When Talbot changes to the Wolf Man, the two creatures do battle.
From Hell ( 2001 )
In Victorian Era London, a troubled clairvoyant police detective investigates the murders by Jack The Ripper.
Full Metal Jacket ( 1987 )
A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the Vietnam War has on his fellow Marine recruits from their brutal basic training to the bloody street fighting set in 1968 Hue, Vietnam.
Gadkie lebedi ( 2006 )
AKA The Ugly SwansSynopsis: The writer, Viktor Banev, is seconded to the UN mission in Tashlinsk, a Zone town shrouded in perpetual rain and mist. In reality Banev has come in search of his daughter Ira who is living in a boarding school fo
Gangs of New York ( 2002 )
In 1863, Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points area of New York City seeking revenge against Bill the Butcher, his father's killer.
Gladiator ( 2000 )
When a Roman general is betrayed and his family murdered by a corrupt prince, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge.
Gone Baby Gone ( 2007 )
Two Boston area detectives investigate a little girl's kidnapping, which ultimately turns into a crisis both professionally and personally. Based on the Dennis Lehane novel.
Good Night, and Good Luck. ( 2005 )
Broadcast journalist Edward R. Murrow looks to bring down Senator Joseph McCarthy.
Gran Torino ( 2009 )
Disgruntled Korean War vet Walt Kowalski sets out to reform his neighbor, a young Hmong teenager, who tried to steal Kowalski's prized possession: his 1972 Gran Torino.
Grandma's Boy ( 2006 )
A 35 year old video game tester has to move in with his grandma and her two old lady roommates.
Halloween (2007) ( 2007 )
After being committed for 17 years, Michael Myers, now a grown man and still very dangerous, escapes from the mental institution (where he was committed as a 10 year old) and he immediately returns to Haddonfield, where he wants to find his baby sister, Laurie. Anyone who crosses his path is in mortal danger.
Hana-bi ( 1997 )
Nishi is a cop whose wife is slowly dying of Leukemia. One of his partners gets shot on the job and is confined to a wheel chair for the rest of his life and becomes suicidal. Nishi, feeling guilt over his partners accident, tries to help him in any way he can. At the same time, Nishi leaves the police force to spend more time with his dying wife. However, in order to do the right things for those he loves, Nishi must do wrong things. Spiraling deeper into desperation and slowly building up to tragedy.
Hannibal ( 2001 )
Hannibal returns to America and attempts to make contact with disgraced Agent Starling and survive a vengeful victim's plan.
Heat ( 1995 )
A Los Angeles crime saga, "Heat" focuses on the lives of two men on opposite sides of the law - one a detective; the other a thief.
Hellraiser ( 1987 )
An unfaithful wife encounters the zombie of her dead lover, who's being chased by demons after he escaped from their sado-masochistic Hell.
Helter Skelter ( 1976 )
The investigation of two horrific mass murders leads to the capture and trial of the psychotic pseudo-hippie Charles Manson and his "family".
Hostel: Part II ( 2007 )
Three American college students studying abroad are lured to a Slovakian hostel, and discover the grim reality behind it.
House of 1000 Corpses ( 2003 )
Two teenage couples traveling across the backwoods of Texas searching for urban legends of serial killers end up as prisoners of a bizarre and sadistic backwater family of serial killers.
I Saw the Devil ( 2010 )
Inception ( 2010 )
Dom Cobb (Leonardo DiCaprio) is a skilled thief, the absolute best in the dangerous art of extraction, stealing valuable secrets from deep within the subconscious during the dream state, when the mind is at its most vulnerable. Cobb's rare ability has made him a coveted player in this treacherous new world of corporate espionage, but it has also made him an international fugitive and cost him everything he has ever loved. Now Cobb is being offered a chance at redemption. One last job could give him his life back but only if he can accomplish the impossible-inception. Instead of the perfect heist, Cobb and his team of specialists have to pull off the reverse: their task is not to steal an idea but to plant one. If they succeed, it could be the perfect crime. But no amount of careful planning or expertise can prepare the team for the dangerous enemy that seems to predict their every move. An enemy that only Cobb could have seen coming.
Infamous ( 2006 )
On November 16, 1959, Truman Capote reads about the murder of a Kansas family. There are no suspects. With Harper Lee, he visits the town: he wants to write about their response. First he must get locals to talk, then, after arrests, he must gain access to the prisoners. One talks constantly; the other, Perry Smith, says little. Capote is implacable, wanting the story, believing this book will establish a new form of reportage: he must figure out what Perry wants. Their relationship becomes something more than writer and character: Perry killed in cold blood, the state will execute him in cold blood; does Capote get his story through cold calculation, or is there a price for him to pay?
Jacob's Ladder ( 1990 )
A traumatized Vietnam war veteran finds out that his post-war life isn't what he believes it to be when he's attacked by horned creatures in the subway and his dead son comes to visit him.
JFK ( 1991 )
A New Orleans DA discovers there's more to the Kennedy assassination than the official story.
Junebug ( 2005 )
A dealer in "outsider" art travels from Chicago to North Carolina to meet her new in-laws, challenging the equilibrium of this middle class Southern home.
Kalifornia ( 1993 )
A journalist duo go on a tour of serial killer murder sites with two companions, unaware that one of them is a serial killer himself.
Kill the Messenger ( 2006 )
Sibel Edmonds, a 32-year-old Turkish-American, was hired as a translator by the FBI shortly after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 because of her knowledge of Middle Eastern languages. She was fired less than a year later in March 2002 for reporting shoddy work and security breaches to her supervisors that could have prevented those attacks"
King of New York ( 1990 )
A former drug lord returns from prison determined to wipe out all his competition and distribute the profits of his operations to New York's poor and lower classes in this stylish and ultra violent modern twist on Robin Hood.
Kiss of Death ( 1995 )
A reformed convict goes undercover with the help of an angry detective to ensnare a psychotic mobster.
Kiss of the Spider Woman ( 1985 )
Luis Molina and Valentin Arregui are cell mates in a South American prison. Luis, a homosexual, is found...
Leaving Las Vegas ( 1995 )
Ben Sanderson, an alcoholic Hollywood screenwriter who lost everything because of his drinking, arrives in Las Vegas to drink himself to death. There, he meets and forms an uneasy friendship and non-interference pact with prostitute Sera.
Legend ( 1985 )
A young man must stop the Lord of Darkness from both destroying daylight and marrying the woman he loves.
Leon The Professional ( 1994 )
Professional assassin Leon reluctantly takes care of 12-year-old Mathilda, a neighbor whose parents are killed, and teaches her his trade.
Let the Right One In ( 2008 )
Oskar, an overlooked and bullied boy, finds love and revenge through Eli, a beautiful but peculiar girl.
Love Liza ( 2002 )
Following the unexplained suicide of his wife Liza, website designer Wilson Joel (Philip Seymour Hoffman) turns to gasoline fumes and remote control gaming while avoiding an inevitable conflict with his mother-in-law (Kathy Bates).
Mad Max ( 1979 )
In a dystopic future Australia, a vicious biker gang murder a cop's family and make his fight with them personal.
Martyrs ( 2008 )
A young woman's quest for revenge against the people who kidnapped and tormented her as a child leads her and a friend, who is also a victim of child abuse, on a terrifying journey into a living hell of depravity.
Memories of Murder ( 2003 )
In 1986, in the province of Gyunggi, in South Korea, a second young and beautiful woman is found dead, raped and tied and gagged with her underwear. Detective Park Doo-Man and Detective Cho Yong-koo, two brutal and stupid local detectives without any technique, investigate the murder using brutality and torturing the suspects, without any practical result. The Detective Seo Tae-Yoon from Seul comes to the country to help the investigations and is convinced that a serial-killer is killing the women. When a third woman is found dead in the same "modus-operandi", the detectives find leads of the assassin.
Menace II Society ( 1993 )
A young street hustler attempts to escape the rigors and temptations of the ghetto in a quest for a better life.
Michael Clayton ( 2007 )
A law firm brings in its "fixer" to remedy the situation after a lawyer has a breakdown while representing a chemical company that he knows is guilty in a multi-billion dollar class action suit.
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil ( 1997 )
A visiting city reporter's assignment suddenly revolves around the murder trial of a local millionaire, whom he befriends.
Minority Report ( 2002 )
In the future, criminals are caught before the crimes they commit, but one of the officers in the special unit is accused of one such crime and sets out to prove his innocence.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail ( 1975 )
King Arthur and his knights embark on a low-budget search for the Grail, encountering many very silly obstacles.
Mr. Brooks ( 2007 )
A psychological thriller about a man who is sometimes controlled by his murder-and-mayhem-loving alter ego.
Natural Born Killers ( 1994 )
Two victims of traumatized childhoods become lovers and psychopathic serial murderers irresponsibly glorified by the mass media.
Network ( 1976 )
A TV network cynically exploits a deranged ex-TV anchor's ravings and revelations about the media for their own profit.
New Jack City ( 1991 )
A crime lord ascends to power and becomes megamanical while a maverick police detective vows to stop him.
Night of the Shooting Stars ( -0001 )
The Night of San Lorenzo, the night of the shooting stars, is the night when dreams come true in Italian folklore. In 1944, a group of Italians flee their town after hearing rumours that the Nazis plan to blow it up and that the Americans are about to arrive to liberate them.
Nixon ( 1995 )
Director Oliver Stone's exploration of former president Richard Nixon's strict Quaker upbringing, his nascent political strivings in law school, and his strangely self-effacing courtship of his wife, Pat. The contradictions in his character are revealed early, in the vicious campaign against Helen Gahagan Douglas and the oddly masochistic Checkers speech. His defeat at the hands of the hated and envied John F. Kennedy in the 1960 presidential election, followed by the loss of the 1962 California gubernatorial race, seem to signal the end of his career. Yet, although wholly lacking in charisma, Nixon remains a brilliant political operator, seizing the opportunity provided by the backlash against the antiwar movement to take the presidency in 1968. It is only when safely in office, running far ahead in the polls for the 1972 presidential election, that his growing paranoia comes to full flower, triggering the Watergate scandal.
No Country for Old Men ( 2007 )
Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon some dead bodies, a stash of heroin and more than $2 million in cash near the Rio Grande.
Off the Map ( 2003 )
An 11-year-old girl watches her father come down with a crippling depression. Over one summer, she learns answers to several mysteries and comes to terms with love and loss.
Oldboy ( 2003 )
After being kidnapped and imprisoned for 15 years, Oh Dae-Su is released, only to find that he must find his captor in 5 days.
On Golden Pond ( 1981 )
The loons are back again on Golden Pond and so are Norman Thayer, a retired professor, and Ethel who...
Once Were Warriors ( 1994 )
A family descended from Maori warriors is bedeviled by a violent father and the societal problems of being treated as outcasts.
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest ( 1975 )
Upon arrival at a mental institution, a brash rebel rallies the patients together to take on the oppressive Nurse Ratched, a woman more a dictator than a nurse.
One Hour Photo ( 2002 )
An employee of a one-hour photo lab becomes obsessed with a young suburban family.
Ong-bak ( 2003 )
When the head of a statue sacred to a village is stolen, a young martial artist goes to the big city and finds himself taking on the underworld to retrieve it.
Pan's Labyrinth ( 2006 )
In the fascist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world.
Paris Trout ( 1991 )
Paris Trout is a vile Southern bigot. He owns a store and is a loanshark. He often sues people, and so his lawyer, Harry Seagraves, eventually meets Paris' wife Hannah. A former schoolteacher, she made the mistake of her life when she married Paris, who brutalizes her. Soon Paris goes beyond the overgenerous bounds of what a man in his position can get away with even in the segregated South, leading to a spiral of perverse insanity.
Payback ( 1999 )
Porter is shot by his wife and best friend and is left to die. When he survives he plots revenge.
Perdita Durango ( 1997 )
Rough girl Perdita and her demonic lover Romeo Dolorosa need humans to sacrifice following Romeo's religion before he can go on a mission ordered by mob boss Santos. They kidnap teen sweethearts Duane and Estelle and travel with them to Las-Vegas.
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer ( 2006 )
Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born with a superior olfactory sense, creates the world's finest perfume. His work, however, takes a dark turn as he searches for the ultimate scent.
Pi ( 1998 )
A paranoid mathematician searches for a key number that will unlock the universal patterns found in nature.
Poltergeist ( 1982 )
A family's home is haunted by a host of ghosts.
Pulp Fiction ( 1994 )
The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption.
Raising Arizona ( 1987 )
When a childless couple of an ex-con and an ex-cop decide to help themselves to one of another family's quintupelets, their lives get more complicated than they anticipated.
Rambo First Blood ( 1982 )
A mentally unstable Vietnam war vet, when abused with a small town's police force, begins a one man war with it.
Rashomon ( 1950 )
A heinous crime and its aftermath are recalled from differing points of view.
Rear Window ( 1955 )
A wheelchair bound photographer spies on his neighbours from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder.
Requiem for a Dream ( 2000 )
The hopes and dreams of four ambitious people are shattered when their drug addictions begin spiraling out of control.
Reservoir Dogs ( 1992 )
After a simple jewelery heist goes terribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant.
Revolutionary Road ( 2009 )
A young couple living in a Connecticut suburb during the mid-1950s struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children. Based on a novel by Richard Yates.
Rise of the Footsoldier ( 2007 )
Rise of the Footsoldier follows the inexorable rise of Carlton Leach from one of the most feared generals...
Road House ( 1989 )
A tough bouncer is hired to tame a dirty bar.
Robotto kānibaru ( 1991 )
This is a Fantasia-like anthology of robots. The most noble are Presence, Deprive, and Nightmare. Nightmare is the story of an evil, cybernetic overlord that rises one night and unleashes its robotic servants. Deprive is a science fiction tale of a young girl who has been abducted by an invading army of robots, and only a mysterious cyborg can help her. Presence is about a young toy-maker who makes a beautiful, female cyborg. When she becomes "a bit too real", he destroys her, only to be haunted by her spirit for the rest of his life.
Romeo Is Bleeding ( 1993 )
A corrupt police sergeant who supplies tips on the locations of safeguarded witnesses to the Mob bites...
Rope ( 1948 )
Two young men strangle their "inferior" classmate, hide his body in their apartment, and invite his friends and family to a dinner party as a means to challenge the "perfection" of their crime.
Rosemary's Baby ( 1968 )
A young couple move into a new apartment, only to be surrounded by peculiar neighbors and occurrences. When the wife becomes mysteriously pregnant, paranoia over the safety of her unborn child begins controlling her life.
Rumble Fish ( 1983 )
Rusty James, an absent-minded street thug struggles to live up to his legendary older brother's reputation, and longs for the days when gang warfare was going on.
Rush ( 1991 )
Two small town Texas cops goes undercover to catch a major drug runner & end up getting caught up in the drug culture.
Saving Private Ryan ( 1998 )
Following the Normandy Landings, a group of US soldiers go behind enemy lines to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action.
Scarface ( 1983 )
In 1980 Miami, a determined Cuban immigrant takes over a drug empire while succumbing to greed. (Cartel not Mafia)
Schindler's List ( 1993 )
Oskar Schindler uses Jews to start a factory in Poland during the war. He witnesses the horrors endured by the Jews, and starts to save them.
Se7en ( 1995 )
Police drama about two cops, one new and one about to retire, after a serial killer using the seven deadly sins as his MO.
Seven Samurai ( 1956 )
A poor village under attack by bandits recruits seven unemployed samurai to help them defend themselves.
Sexy Beast ( 2000 )
Brutal gangster Don Logan recruits "retired" safecracker Gal for one last job, but it goes badly for both of them.
Sin City ( 2005 )
A film that explores the dark and miserable town Basin City and tells the story of three different people, all caught up in the violent corruption of the city.
Sling Blade ( 1996 )
Karl Childers, a simple man hospitalized since his childhood murder of his mother and her lover, is released to start a new life in a small town.
Slipstream ( 2007 )
Aging screenwriter Felix Bonhoeffer has lived his life in two states of existence: in reality and his own interior world. While working on a murder mystery script, and unaware that his brain is on the verge of implosion, Felix is baffled when his characters start to appear in his life, and vice versa.
Snatch ( 2001 )
Unscrupulous boxing promoters, violent bookmakers, a Russian gangster, incompetent amateur robbers, and supposedly Jewish jewelers fight to track down a priceless stolen diamond.
Stalker ( 1980 )
Near a gray and unnamed city is the Zone, an alien place guarded by barbed wire and soldiers. Over his wife's numerous objections...
State of Grace ( 1990 )
Terry Noonan returns home to New York's Hells Kitchen after a ten year absence. He soon hooks up with...
Strange Days ( 1995 )
A former cop turned street-hustler accidentally uncovers a police conspiracy in 1999 Los Angeles.
Suspect Zero ( 2004 )
A mysterious serial killer is hunting other serial killers - and one FBI agent suspects there may be more to the vigilante than they imagine.
Sybil (1976) ( 1976 )
The true story of a young woman named Sybil, whose childhood was so harrowing to her that she developed at least 13 different personalities.
Syriana ( 2005 )
A politically-charged epic about the state of the oil industry in the hands of those personally involved and affected by it.
Taken ( 2009 )
A former spy relies on his old skills to save his estranged daughter, who has been forced into the slave trade.
The 'burbs ( 1989 )
An overstressed suburbanite and his paramilitaric neighbor struggle to prove their paranoid theory that the new family in town is a front for a cannibalistic cult.
The 40 Year Old Virgin ( 2005 )
Goaded by his buddies, a nerdy guy who's never "done the deed" only finds the pressure mounting when he meets a single mother.
The Assassination of Richard Nixon ( 2004 )
Based on real life events, Assassination is set in 1974 and centers on a businessman who decides to take extreme measures to achieve his American dream.
The Bad Seed ( 1956 )
An ideal housewife begins to suspect her loving adolescent daughter may be a heartless killer.
The Big Chill ( 1983 )
A group of seven former college friends gather for a weekend reunion at a posh South Carolina winter house after the funeral of one of their friends.
The Big Lebowski ( 1998 )
"Dude" Lebowski, mistaken for a millionaire Lebowski, seeks restitution for his ruined rug and enlists his bowling buddies to help get it.
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas ( 2008 )
Set during World War II, a story seen through the innocent eyes of Bruno, the eight-year-old son of the commandant at a concentration camp, whose forbidden friendship with a Jewish boy on the other side of the camp fence has startling and unexpected consequences.
The Bucket List ( 2007 )
Two terminally ill men escape from a cancer ward and head off on a road trip with a wish list of to-dos before they die.
The Cell ( 2000 )
A psychotherapist journeys inside a comatose serial killer in the hopes of saving his latest victim.
The Chronicles of Riddick ( 2004 )
5 years after Pitch Black, the wanted criminal Riddick arrives on a planet called Helion Prime, and finds himself up against an invading empire called the Necromongers, an army that plans to convert or kill all humans in the universe.
The Color Purple ( 1985 )
The life and trials of a young African American Woman.
The Company ( 2007 )
A mini-series that traces CIA activities over a 40-year period, from the beginning of the Cold War through the demise of the Soviet Union.
The Crossing Guard ( 1995 )
Freddie Gale is a seedy jeweler who has sworn to kill the drunk driver who killed his little girl.
The Dark Half ( 1993 )
A writer's fictional alter-ego wants to take over his any price.
The Deer Hunter ( 1978 )
An in-depth examination of the way that the Vietnam war affects the lives of people in a small industrial town in the USA.
The Deliberate Stranger ( 1986 )
Based on a true story, this film depicts the life of Theodore Robert Bundy, the serial killer. In 1974...
The Entity ( 1982 )
Supposedly based partially on a true story, a woman is tormented and sexually molested by an invisible demon.
The Exorcist III ( 1990 )
A police lieutenant in Georgetown mourns the anniversary of a priest's death as a serial killer strikes.
The Fifth Element ( 1997 )
In the colorful future, a cab driver unwittingly becomes the central figure in the search for a legendary cosmic weapon to keep Evil and Mr Zorg at bay.
The Final Cut ( 2004 )
Set in a world with memory implants, Robin Williams plays a cutter, someone with the power of final edit over people's recorded histories. His latest assignment is one that puts him in danger.
The Fisher King ( 1991 )
A radio DJ, suicidally despondent because of a horrible mistake he made, finds redemption in helping a deranged homeless man who was a victim of it.
The Fountain ( 2006 )
Spanning over one thousand years, and three parallel stories, The Fountain is a story of love, death, spirituality, and the fragility of our existence in this world.
The General ( 1927 )
Johnnie loves his train ("The General") and Annabelle Lee. When the Civil War begins he is turned down for service because he's more valuable as an engineer. Annabelle thinks it's because he's a coward. Union spies capture The General with Annabelle on board. Johnny must rescue both his loves. Written by Ed Stephan {[email protected]} Johnnie Gray has two loves in his life: his engine and his girl, Annabelle Lee. The War Between the States begins with an attack on Fort Sumter, and Johnnie is the first in line at the recruitment office. But the enlisting officer rejects him (not telling him the reason: he is more valuable to the South as an engineer). Annabelle believes he didn't even try to enlist, and she refuses to even speak to him until he is in uniform. Time passes and Union spies hatch a plot involving Johnnie's engine, The General. Not only do they steal The General while Johnnie and the passengers are off the train having dinner, but they kidnap Annabelle who was still on board. Johnnie pursues The General in another engine, The Texas. Through various mishaps he becomes the Unionists' sole pursuer. When the Unionists discover the train chasing them has only one man aboard, the long pursuit ends, and Johnnie barely escapes with his life. Johnnie is now behind enemy lines. He wanders the forest during a rainstorm then discovers a house, which he breaks into, grabbing what food he can. It turns out the Unionists who stole The General are using the house as a base of operations. While hiding under the dinner table, Johnnie learns the details of their next plot against the Confederates. More importantly, he discovers they have Annabelle Lee, whom he had never guessed was still on The General when it was taken. Johnnie manages to escape with Annabelle and take back The General. Now the Unionists are pursuing Johnnie, but if he and Annabelle can outrace them they can warn the Confederates of the Union's latest plan.
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo ( 2009 )
A journalist is aided in his search for a woman who has been missing -- or dead -- for forty years by a young female hacker.
The Godfather ( 1972 )
The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.
The Good Shepherd ( 2006 )
The tumultuous early history of the Central Intelligence Agency is viewed through the prism of one man's life.
The Green Mile ( 1999 )
The story about the lives of guards on death row leading up to the execution of black man accused of child murder & rape, who has the power of faith healing.
The Haunting ( 1963 )
Dr. Markway, doing research to prove the existence of ghosts, investigates Hill House, a large, eerie...
The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things ( 2004 )
The dysfunctional twenty-three years old Sarah takes her six years old natural son Jeremiah from the home of his beloved foster parents with the support of the social service to live with her. Along the years, the boy shares her insane and lowlife style and is introduced to booze and drugs and mentally, physically and sexually abused by Sarah, her lovers and her religiously fanatic family.
The Holy Mountain ( 1973 )
A Christlike figure wanders through bizarre, grotesque scenarios filled with religious and sacrilegious imagery...
The Horseman ( 2008 )
A tender drama unfolds between a grieving father and a troubled teenage girl as they drive northbound along the quiet outback roads of Australia. What she doesn't know is that between stops, he is leaving behind a bloody trail of bodies in a revenge motivated killing spree.
The Human Condition I-No Greater Love(Ningen no joken I) ( 1959 )
..*First of a trilogy of films* During the Second World War a Japanese conscientious objector named Kaji works as a supervisor in a Manchurian prison camp. He hopes to avoid duty as a soldier but he also hopes to be helpful to the welfare of his prisoners. An escape attempt by Chinese prisoners results in Kajis arrest for collusion. He faces the possibility of transferral to combat--or worse.
The Human Condition II-Road to Eternity(Ningen no joken II) ( 1959 )
Second part of a trilogy. Conscientious objector Kaji, now forced to serve in the Japanese army during the Second World War, helps a friend defect to the Russians and nearly goes with him. But despite his opposition to war, Kaji does his best to serve as help and guide to the men in his charge, most of whom are doomed to fall to the relentless attack of Russian armored divisions
The Ice Storm ( 1997 )
<p> 1973, suburban Connecticut: middle class families experimenting with casual sex, drink, etc., find their lives out of control.
The Last Station ( 2009 )
The Countess Sofya, wife and muse to Leo Tolstoy, uses every trick of seduction on her husband's loyal disciple, whom she believes was the person responsible for Tolstoy signing a new will that leaves his work and property to the Russian people.
The Last Temptation of Christ ( 1988 )
The life of Jesus Christ, his journey through life as he faces the temptations that all humans face during their lives, and his final temptation upon the cross.
The Legend of Lizzie Borden ( 1975 )
Elizabeth Montgomery stars as Lizzie Borden, a 19th-century Massachusetts woman, who is put on trial for the brutal slaughter of her father and step-mother in the family mansion. She is accused of hacking up her parents with an ax after carefully removing her clothes to avoid bloodstains. Based on fact and considered shocking at the time for a TV-movie.
The Limits of Control ( 2009 )
The story of a mysterious loner, a stranger in the process of completing a criminal job.
The Lives of Others ( 2006 )
In 1984 East Berlin, an agent of the secret police, conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover, finds himself becoming increasingly absorbed by their lives.
The Machinist ( 2004 )
An industrial worker who hasn't slept in a year begins to doubt his own sanity
The Man from Earth ( 2007 )
An impromptu goodbye party for Professor John Oldman becomes a mysterious interrogation after the retiring...
The Man from Nowhere ( 2010 )
An ex-special agent CHA Tae-shik's only connection to the rest of the world is a little girl, So-mi, who lives nearby. Her mother, Hyo-jeong smuggles drugs from a drug trafficking organization and entrusts Tae-shik with the product, without letting him know. The traffickers find out about her smuggling and kidnap both Hyo-jeong and So-mi. The gang promises to release them if Tae-shik makes a delivery for them, however it actually is a larger plot to eliminate a rival drug ring leader. When Hyo-jeon's disemboweled body is discovered, Tae-shik realizes that So-mi's life may also be in danger. Tae-shik becomes enraged at the prospect that So-mi may already be dead and prepares for a battle, putting his own life at risk.
The Manson Family ( 2003 )
You&#x27;ve seen the story through the eyes of the law... Now see it through the eyes of The Manson Family
The Mosquito Coast ( 1986 )
An eccentric and dogmatic inventor sells his house and takes his family to Central America to build an ice factory in the middle of the jungle...
The Mothman Prophecies ( 2002 )
A reporter is drawn to a small West Virginia town to investigate a series of strange events, including psychic visions and the appearance of bizarre entities.
The Nest ( 2002 )
Laborie is a high-flying officer in the French special forces. Her mission is to escort Abedin Nexhep, a godfather of the Albanian mafia. Charged with heading a wide-reaching prostitution network, this formidable criminal is due to stand trial before a European court. During the transfer, killers hired by Nexhep set up an ambush to free their boss but Laborie and her men manage to escape. After a frantic chase, the officers seek refuge, with their prisoner, in a warehouse located in the heart of an industrial park. There they meet up with a gang that has come to steal computer material. Meanwhile, Nexhep's killers surround the warehouse?
The Number 23 ( 2007 )
Walter Sparrow becomes obsessed with a novel that he believes was written about him. As his obsession increases, more and more similarities seem to arise.
The Other ( 1972 )
<p> Down in the farmcountry of the US two twins are born. One of them turns out to be good, while the other becomes rather evil.
The People vs. Larry Flynt ( 1996 )
A partially idealized film of the controversial pornography publisher and how he became a defender of free speech for all people.
The Rapture ( 1991 )
A telephone operator living an empty, amoral life finds God and loses him again.
The Ring ( 2002 )
A young journalist must investigate a mysterious videotape which seems to cause the death of anyone in a week of viewing it.
The Salton Sea ( 2002 )
After his wife is murdered, a man drifts into a world populated by thugs and speed junkies.
The Sea That Thinks ( 2000 )
The Sea That Thinks is a surprising film about itself. A film overflowing with twists and turns and new angles. It focuses on Bart, a scriptwriter who is writing the script for this film. In the film, Bart himself plays the scriptwriter writing the script of The Sea That Thinks. He types what he does and does what he types. In his film, he finds the answer to the urgent question: How do we find happiness? He uses stunning examples to show us that our world is only to be found in our consciousness. What is real and what is illusion? Do we believe in our dream world while we dream? Do we believe in the reality of film while we see it? And why? His combination of pictures and text has a hypnotic effect on the viewer. It provides an exciting, dislocating and humorous adventure. Later it also becomes apparent that the film is not about this tormented scriptwriter at all. In a game filled with optical illusions and continually changing points of view, the surprised viewers gradually find out they are looking at themselves: How do I observe? What do I assume to be true? What do I think I see? What do I think I am? The viewer turns out to bear a striking similarity to the Sea that thinks it's a Tree.
The Shawshank Redemption ( 1994 )
Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency.
The Shining ( 1980 )
A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil and spiritual presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and of the future.
The Silence of the Lambs ( 1991 )
A young FBI cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims.
The Stendhal Syndrome ( 1996 )
A young policewoman slowly goes insane while tracking down an elusive serial rapist/killer through Italy when she herself becomes a victim of the brutal man's obsession.
The Truman Show ( 1998 )
An insurance salesman/adjuster discovers his entire life is actually a TV show.
The War Zone ( 1999 )
An alienated teenager, saddened that he has moved away from London, must find a way to deal with a dark family secret.
The Wolf Man ( 1941 )
A practical man returns to his homeland, is attacked by a creature of folklore, and imbued with a malady his disciplined mind tells him can not possibly exist.
The Woodsman ( 2004 )
A pedophile returns to his hometown after 12 years in prison and attempts to start a new life.
The Wrestler ( 2009 )
A faded professional wrestler must retire, but finds his quest for a new life outside the ring a dispiriting struggle.
There Will Be Blood ( 2008 )
A story about family, greed, religion, and oil, centered around a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business.
Thirst ( 2009 )
(Bakjwi) A failed medical experiment turns a man of faith into a vampire.
Tombstone ( 1993 )
A successful lawman's plans to retire anonymously in Tombstone, Arizona, are disrupted by the kind of outlaws he was famous for eliminating.
Tough Guys Don't Dance ( 1987 )
Writer, ex-con and 40-something bottle-baby Tim Madden, who is prone to black-outs, awakens from a two-week bender to discover a pool of blood in his car, a blond woman's severed head in his marijuana stash, and the new Provincetown police chief, Captain Luther Regency, shacked up with his former girlfriend Madeleine.
Training Day ( 2001 )
On his first day on the job as a narcotics officer, a rookie cop works with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears as.
True Romance ( 1993 )
Clarence marries hooker Alabama, steals cocaine from her pimp, and tries to sell it in Hollywood, while the owners of the coke try to reclaim it.
Unthinkable ( 2009 )
A psychological thriller centered around a black-ops interrogator and an FBI agent who press a suspect terrorist into divulging the location of three nuclear weapons sets to detonate in the U.S.
Videodrome ( 1983 )
A sleazy cable-TV programmer begins to see his life and the future of media spin out of control in a very unusual fashion when he acquires a new kind of programming for his station.
Village of the Damned ( 1960 )
In the small English village of Midwich everybody and everything falls into a deep, mysterious sleep for several hours in the middle of the day. Some months later every woman capable of child-bearing is pregnant and the children that are born out of these pregnancies seem to grow very fast and they all have the same blond hair and strange, penetrating eyes that make people do things they don't want to do.
Walking Tall ( 1973 )
Based on the life of Tennessee sheriff Buford Pusser whom almost single-handily cleaned up his small town of crime and corruption, but at a personal cost of his family life and nearly his own life.
Wall Street ( 1987 )
A young and impatient stockbroker is willing to do anything to get to the top, including trading on illegal inside information taken through a ruthless and greedy corporate raider whom takes the youth under his wing.
White Man's Burden ( 1995 )
The story takes place in alternative America where the blacks are members of social elite, and whites are inhabitants of inner city ghettos...
Wild at Heart ( 1990 )
Young lovers Sailor and Lula run from the variety of weirdos that Lula's mom has hired to kill Sailor.
Wolf ( 1994 )
Publisher Will Randall becomes a werewolf and has to fight to keep his job.
Wonderland ( 2003 )
In the police investigation of a brutal crime scene, one man was at the center of it all: legendary porn star John Holmes.
True Crime ( 1999 )
Can an over-the-hill journalist uncover the evidence that can prove a death row inmate's innocence just hours before his execution?
The Rules of Attraction ( 2002 )
The incredibly spoiled and overprivileged students of Camden College are a backdrop for an unusual love triangle between a drug dealer, a virgin and a bisexual classmate.
A Prophet ( 2009 )
A young Arab man is sent to a French prison where he becomes a mafia kingpin.
The King's Speech ( 2010 )
Tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George ('Bertie') reluctantly assumes the throne. Plagued by a dreaded stammer and considered unfit to be king, Bertie engages the help of an unorthodox speech therapist named Lionel Logue. Through a set of unexpected techniques, and as a result of an unlikely friendship, Bertie is able to find his voice and boldly lead the country through war.
La sirène rouge ( 2002 )
Nearly 13, Alice rebels, telling the Paris police that her mother is a murderer. Alice has no evidence; her mother, Eva, rich and powerful, avoids charges. Alice promptly runs away, determined to find her dad whom she claims lives in Portugal. The police believe he is dead and that Alice is in denial. Nonetheless, they dispatch Anita, an Italian police officer on loan to the French, to find Alice and bring her back. Meanwhile, Eva has launched her own paramilitary force to hunt for Alice, and Alice has found a protector in Hugo, an ex-soldier turned hit man and gang member. He promises to get her to her father. All roads lead to a small town on the Portuguese coast.
The Departed ( 2006 )
Two men from opposite sides of the law are undercover within the Massachusetts State Police and the Irish mafia, but violence and bloodshed boil when discoveries are made, and the moles are dispatched to find out their enemy's identities.
Primal Fear ( 1996 )
An altar boy is accused of murdering a priest, and the truth is buried several layers deep.
Lautlos ( 2004 )
Viktor, a methodical hit man, probably on his last job, has no plan for his retirement. He does not kill Nina, a woman sleeping beside his latest mark; then he follows her and rescues her from an attempted suicide. Nina is attracted to him, but also wants to know who he is. Her pursuit of his identity crosses the investigation of Lang, a brilliant police investigator who tries to inhabit the minds of the victims and the killer. Viktor's employer also wants to kill Viktor and his contact, an aging arms dealer and family friend. Does Viktor have a future?
Lackawanna Blues ( 2005 )
Based on the true story of Ruben Santiago Jr. and his relationship with his guardian Rachel Crosby, set in 1950&#x27;s and 1960&#x27;s Lackawanna, New York. After the separation of his parents, young Ruben &#x22;Junior&#x22; Santiago, a part-black, part-Hispanic child, is sent to live in a small-scale boarding house run by the kind-hearted Rachel &#x22;Nanny&#x22; Crosby and her younger husband Bill. Ruben then grows up witnessing the world of soul and blues music and grows to know the various characters that Nanny takes into her household to help out, from disturbed Ol&#x27;lem Taylor; one-armed handyman Mr. Lucious; hairdresser Bertha; war veteran Lonnie; ex-convict Mr. Paul; butch cleaner Ricky and many others.
A Simple Plan ( 1998 )
Two brothers and a friend find $4 million in the cockpit of a downed plane. The pilot is dead. No one is looking for the money. To keep it, all they have to do is wait. IT ALL SOUNDED SO SIMPLE...
Intact ( 2001 )
(aka Intacto) An enigmatic tale of four people whose lives are intertwined by destiny are subject to the laws of fate...
Tystnaden ( 1963 )
"The Silence" is about the emotional distance between two sisters. The younger one is still attractive enough to pick up a lover in a strange city. The older one -- even though she is very ill -- would like to make a human connection also but cannot leave the hotel room. Traveling with the sisters is a small boy who escapes into the hotel, meets a troupe of dwarfs. Which sister is this little boy's mother?
71 Into the Fire ( 2010 )
A River Runs Through It ( 1992 )
Two fly-fishing sons of a Presbyterian minister--one reserved, one rebellious--grow up in rural Montana.
Marathon Man ( 1976 )
A graduate history student is unwittingly caught in the middle of an international conspiracy involving stolen diamonds, an exiled Nazi war criminal, and a rogue government agent.
Looking for Mr Goodbar ( 1977 )
Theresa is a successful teacher of deaf children during the day but after a short unhappy affair starts to spend her nights cruising bars. Her craving first for sex but later also for drugs leads into increasingly demeaning and dangerous situations completely at odds with her daytime commitment to her children.
Grand Canyon ( 1991 )
Grand Canyon revolved around six residents from different backgrounds whose lives intertwine in modern-day Los Angeles...
The Vanishing ( 1993 )
Barney teaches chemisty, and is planning to abduct a woman. Despite methodical planning and countless trial runs he always manages to mess things up. Then Diane, who is traveling with her boyfriend Jeff, unwittingly makes herself an easy target. The story is mainly from Jeff's viewpoint, as he searches for Diane. Barney watches him.
Reversal of Fortune ( 1990 )
Alan Dershowitz a brilliant professor of law is hired by wealthy socialite Claus von Bulow to attempt to overturn his two convictions for attempted murder of his extremely wealthy wife. Based on a true story the film concentrates not on the trial like other legal thrillers, but on the preparatory work that Dershowitz and his students put in as they attempt to disprove the prosecution's case and achieve the Reversal of Fortune of the title.
My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown ( 1989 )
The story of Christy Brown, who was born with cerebral palsy. He learned to paint and write with his only controllable limb - his left foot.
Kramer vs. Kramer ( 1979 )
A just divorced man must learn to care for his son on his own, and then must fight in court to keep custody of him.
Out of Time ( 2003 )
A Florida police chief must solve a vicious double homicide before he himself falls under suspicion.
Gorillas in the Mist: The Story of Dian Fossey ( 1988 )
The story of Dian Fossey, a scientist who came to Africa to study the vanishing mountain gorillas, and later fought to protect them.
American Heart ( 1992 )
After leaving jail, Jack Kelson wants to live a normal life. He rents a small flat, moves in with his son Nick and tries to get a steady job. But then a former friend steps into his life again.
Mulholland Falls ( 1996 )
In 1950's Los Angeles, a special crime squad of the LAPD investigates the murder of a young woman.
L.A. Confidential ( 1997 )
A shooting at an all night diner is investigated by three LA policemen in their own unique ways.
In the Line of Fire ( 1993 )
Secret Service agent Frank Horrigan couldn't save Kennedy, but he's determined not to let a clever assassin take out this president.
Just Cause ( 1995 )
Bobby Earl is facing the electric chair for the murder of a young girl. Eight years after the crime he calls in Paul Armstrong...
The Sword of Doom ( 1966 )
Ryunosuke is a sociopathic samurai without compassion or scruples. When he is scheduled for an exhibition match at his fencing school, the wife of his opponent begs Ryunosuke to throw the match, offering her own virtue in trade. Ryunosuke accepts her offer, but kills her husband in the match. Over time, Ryunosuke is pursued by the brother of the man he killed. The brother trains with the master fencer Shimada. In the meantime, however, Ryunosuke earns the enmity of the band of assassins he runs with, and it becomes a question of who shall face him in final conflict.
The Manchurian Candidate ( 1962 )
A former Korean War POW is brainwashed by Communists into becoming a political assassin. But another former prisoner may know how to save him.
The Island of Dr. Moreau ( 1996 )
After being rescued and brought to an island, a man discovers that it's inhabitants are experimental animals being turned into strange looking humans, all of it the work of a visionary doctor.
Barney's Version ( 2010 )
Take a ride through the life and memories of Barney Panofsky, a hard-drinking, cigar-smoking, foulmouthed 65-year old hockey fanatic and television producer, as he reflects on his life's successes and (numerous) gaffes and failures as the final chapters of his own existence come sharply into focus.
Death and the Maiden ( 1994 )
Paulina Escobar is the housewife to a prominent lawyer in an unnamed third World country. One day a storm forces her husband to ride home with a neighbor. That chance encounter brings up demons from her past, as she is convinced that the neighbor (Dr. Miranda) was part of the old fascist regime that tortured and raped her, while blindfolded. Paulina takes him captive to determine the 'truth'. Paulina is torn between her psychological repressions and somber memory, Gerardo is torn between his wife and the law, and Dr. Miranda is forced to endure captivity while husband and wife seek out the uncertain truth about the clouded past.
The Doors ( 1991 )
The story of the famous and influential 1960's rock band and its lead singer and composer, Jim Morrison.
Contact ( 1997 )
Dr. Ellie Arroway, after years of searching, finds conclusive radio proof of intelligent aliens, who send plans for a mysterious machine.
My Life As A Dog ( 1985 )
Ingemar lives with his brother and his terminally ill mother. He may have a rough time, but not as bad as Laika - the russian dog sent into space... He gets sent away to stay with relations for the summer. While there, he meets various strange characters, giving him experiences that will affect him for the rest of his life.
Criminal Minds ( 2005 )
An elite group of profilers analyze the nation's most dangerous criminal minds in an effort to anticipate their next moves before they strike again.
Lie to Me ( 2009 )
The Truth is Written All Over Our Faces
Betty Blue ( 1986 )
Zorg is a handyman working at in France, maintaining and looking after the bungalows. He lives a quiet and peaceful life, working diligently and writing in his spare time. One day Betty walks into his life, a young woman who is as beautiful as she is wild and unpredictable. After a dispute with Zorg's boss they leave and Betty manages to get a job at a restaurant. She persuades Zorg to try and get one of his books published but it is rejected which makes Betty fly into a rage. Suddenly Betty's wild manners starts to get out of control. Zorg sees the woman he loves slowly going insane. Can his love prevail even if it comes to the worst?
Terms of Endearment ( 1983 )
Aurora and Emma are mother and daughter who march to different drummers. Beginning with Emma's marriage...
The Take ( 2009 )
He's got family, he's got power, but he's got issues.
The Beaver ( 2011 )
A troubled husband and executive adopts a beaver hand-puppet as his sole means of communicating.
Insidious ( 2010 )
A family looks to prevent evil spirits from trapping their comatose child in a realm called The Further.
Klopka ( 2007 )
"THE TRAP" is a modern film noir reflecting the true face of Serbian (Eastern European) 'society in transition.' It's a story that could happen to you. It is a film about an ordinary man, who is forced to choose between life and death of his own child. THE TRAP is a film about post-Milosevic's Serbia, in which there is no more war, but there is moral and existential desert, about Serbia in transition, in which human life still doesn't worth a lot, about normal life which still seems unreachable.
Out of the Blue ( 1982 )
A young girl whose father is an ex-convict biker and whose mother is a junkie has a difficult time coping with her parents&#x27; problems.
The Front Line ( 2011 )
Towards the end of the Korean War an uneasy ceasefire is ordered, but out on the Eastern front line of the Aerok Hills fierce fighting continues. A race to capture a strategic point to determine a new border between the two Koreas is the ultimate prize. A bullet is then found in the body of dead company commander of the South Korean army. The bullet that killed the company commander belongs to the South Korean army. Lieutenant of the Defense Security Command Kang Eun-Pyo is ordered to go out into the Eastern front line and investigate the murder. When Kang Eun-Pyo arrives in the Aerok Hills he is surprised to find his old friend Kim Soo-Hyeok commanding troops in the Aerok Hills. Kang Eun-Pyo believed Kim Soo-Hyeok was dead. In their younger years, Kim Soo-Hyeok was a meek student, but he eventually became the leader of Aerok company as a lieutenant. The situation in the Aerok company raises many flags in the eyes of Kang Eun-Pyo. Soldiers wear North Korean uniforms inside due to the cold weather, a 20-year-old leads troops as a captain and the reappearance of his old friend Kim Soo-Hyeok. The countdown to the ceasefire begins as the lives of countless soldiers fall to the wayside ...
Nil by Mouth ( 1997 )
The family of Raymond, his wife Val and her brother Billy live in working-class London district. Also...
The Book of Eli ( 2010 )
A post-apocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across America in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind.
My Side of the Mountain ( 1969 )
Sam, a brilliant child, leaves home for the mountains after being told that the family summer trip has been canceled, thus preventing him from doing the algae experiments he had planned for that summer. The film chronicles his struggle for independence, and with the forces of natures.
God Bless America ( 2011 )
Loveless, jobless, possibly terminally ill, Frank has had enough of the downward spiral of America. With nothing left to lose, Frank takes his gun and offs the stupidest, cruelest, and most repellent members of society. He finds an unusual accomplice: 16-year-old Roxy, who shares his sense of rage and disenfranchisement.
My House in Umbria ( 2003 )
After a bomb destroys a railway carriage, the four survivors repair to the villa of one, Mrs. Delahunty, a writer of romance novels, a woman with a past. The others are an aging British general, a young German man, and Aimee, an American girl orphaned in the blast. As these four strangers recover in Umbria's countryside and become friends, Aimee's uncle, a cold and childless academic who studies red carpenter ants, arrives to fetch her. Mrs. Delahunty fears this may not be in Aimee's best interests, begins to drink heavily, and fails in her attempts to connect with Aimee's uncle. Meanwhile, a persistent detective investigates the blast.
Warrior ( 2011 )
The youngest son (Hardy) of an alcoholic former boxer (Nolte) returns home, where he's trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament -- a path that puts the fighter on a collision corner with his older brother (Edgerton).
The Grave ( 1996 )
Two convicts (Craig Sheffer, Josh Charles) learn from another convict that a treasure was buried with a dead millionaire. When they escape, they get tied up with some other good old boys and an ex-girl friend (Gabrille Anwar) in the search. Of course, everything goes wrong and everyone crosses everyone else.
Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead ( 1995 )
Five different criminals face imminent death after botching a job quite badly.
Departures (Okuribito) ( 2008 )
A newly unemployed cellist takes a job preparing the dead for funerals.
Cast Away ( 2000 )
A FedEx executive must transform himself physically and emotionally to survive a crash landing on a deserted island.
Detachment ( 2011 )
Detachment is a chronicle of three weeks in the lives of several high school teachers, administrators and students through the eyes of a substitute teacher named Henry Barthes. Henry roams from school to school, imparting modes of knowledge, but never staying long enough to form any semblance of sentient attachment. A perfect profession for one seeking to hide out in the open. One day Henry arrives at his next assignment. Upon his entry into this particular school, a secret world of emotion is awakened within him by three women. A girl named Meredith in his first period. A fellow teacher Ms. Madison, and a street hooker named Erica, whom Henry has personally granted brief shelter from the streets. Each one of these women, like Henry, are in a life and death struggle to find beauty in a seemingly vicious and loveless world.
Last Resort ( 2012 )
500 feet beneath the ocean's surface, the U.S. ballistic missile submarine Colorado receives their orders. Over a radio channel, designed only to be used if their homeland has been wiped out, they're told to fire nuclear weapons at Pakistan. Captain
Tyrannosaur ( 2011 )
The story of Joseph a man plagued by violence and a rage that is driving him to self-destruction. As Joseph's life spirals into turmoil a chance of redemption appears in the form of Hannah, a Christian charity shop worker. Their relationship develops to reveal that Hannah is hiding a secret of her own with devastating results on both of their lives.
The Hunt ( 2012 )
A teacher lives a lonely life, all the while struggling over his son's custody. His life slowly gets better as he finds love and receives good news from his son, but his new luck is about to be brutally shattered by an innocent little lie.
Little Big Man ( 1970 )
Jack Crabb, looking back from extreme old age, tells of his life being raised by Indians and fighting with General Custer.
Vice ( 2013 )
News series featuring startling, groundbreaking stories from around the world.
August Osage County ( 2014 )
A look at the lives of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose paths have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Oklahoma house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional woman who raised them.
Lone Survivor ( 2014 )
Based on the failed mission "Operation Red Wings" which tasked four members of SEAL Team 10 on June 28, 2005 to kill Taliban leader Ahmad Shah. They were quickly compromised and under attack, Marcus Luttrell being the only member to survive and evade capture.
The Hot Spot ( 1990 )
A loner (Johnson) drives into a small Texas town and gets himself a job at a used car dealership. He...
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes ( 2014 )
In the wake of a disaster that changed the world, the growing and genetically evolving apes find themselves at a critical point with the human race.
St. Vincent ( 2014 )
A young boy whose parents have just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic war veteran who lives next door.
The Frame ( 2014 )
A mind-bending, genre-bending science fiction mystery.
The Drop ( 2014 )
Bob Saginowski finds himself at the center of a robbery gone awry and entwined in an investigation that digs deep into the neighborhood's past where friends, families, and foes all work together to make a living - no matter the cost.
Birdman ( 2014 )
A washed-up actor who once played an iconic superhero must overcome his ego and family trouble as he mounts a Broadway play in a bid to reclaim his past glory.
Whiplash ( 2014 )
A promising young drummer enrolls at a cutthroat music conservatory where his dreams of greatness are mentored by an instructor who will stop at nothing to realize a student's potential.
The Last King of Scotland ( 2006 )
Based on the events of the brutal Ugandan dictator Idi Amin's regime as seen by his personal physician during the 1970s
San Andreas ( 2015 )
In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey across the state in order to rescue his estranged daughter.
Posted by legionofhate 2 years, 9 months ago.

Impressive list Mojo; and thank you for all your hard work at w/e it is that you and the other mods do to make this site both function well and thrive as an online community. :)

Posted by ladyboygirl 4 years, 5 months ago.

Beauty is whatever gives joy. This playlist is so beautiful!

Posted by wazaa 4 years, 10 months ago.

I like your tastes :-) one of the best playlists I've seen out there... and your other playlists are all great too! Check out mine if you run out of movies to watch, I think you might find a few you like if you haven't seen them already.

Posted by ashley519 4 years, 12 months ago.

What a great playlist! Noam Chompsky, Bill Hicks, and many of my all time favorites like "one flew over the cookoo's nest", "off the map", "Blood simple", "The cell", and a few I've yet to see. Thanks I'm gonna check some out now!

Posted by joeyjoebird 5 years, 1 month ago.

oh wow... and these are just your favourites? impressive!

Posted by delpirate 5 years, 1 month ago.

awesome playlist man, Great Movies , Best on this site, Rated 5 Keep adding more good ones. Thanks

Posted by sven18 5 years, 3 months ago.

A very interesting list.Nice

Posted by tWISTEdsPINe 5 years, 5 months ago.

A lot of incredible films in the list, you've got some of the best lists going on the site that I've seen.

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