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Directors:Rutger Hauer, Michael Madsen, Christopher Lambert, Geraldine Chaplin, Franco Nero, William Baldwin, Maria de Medeiros, Kabir Bedi, Marc Fiorini, Andrea Cocco, Diana Dell'Erba, Walter Lippa, Marco Deambrogio, Yoon C. Joyce, Alex Belli
Genres:Horror, Animation, Documentary
In a near future, due to the effects of an uncompromising law on the eco-sustainability of supports, paper has become a rare item, a luxury possession, controlled by the "Big Z": Zimurgh Corporation.
Directors:Johannes Grenzfurthner, Charlie Poulon, Daniel Hasibar, Stuart Freeman, Conny Lee, Niko Alm, Christian Schädel, Hannes Duscher, Roland Gratzer, Douglas Robinson, Harald Homolka-List, Bronwynn Mertz-Penzinger, Martin Nechvatal, Michael Ettmann, Josef P. Wagner
Genres:Fantasy, Drama, Comedy, Horror, News
Puppets. Pixels. Anime. Live action. Stock footage. - Lumpennerd Johannes Grenzfurthner gives an ideotaining cinematic revue about important political concepts. Everyone is talking about ... See full summary »
Directors:Mary Ellis, Tony Iveson, Joy Lofthouse, Colin McGregor, Ewan McGregor, Geoffrey Wellum
Genres:Reality-TV, Horror, Game-Show
The actor and his brother, a former pilot, present a celebration of the Royal Air Force's centenary looking at planes from World War I to the present day and speaking to service personnel from throughout the RAF's history.
Directors:Guy Pearce, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Timothy Spall, Saoirse Ronan, Malcolm Shields, Leni Harper, Ralph Riach, Olivia Darnley, Anthony O'Donnell, Billy McColl, James Holmes, Melanie Harris, Aileen O'Gorman, Raymond Griffiths, Shaun Mason
Genres:Comedy, Horror, Crime, Documentary
On a tour of Britain in 1926, Harry Houdini enters into a passionate affair with a psychic out to con the famous magician.
Directors:Kelly Chen, Donnie Yen, Leon Lai, Xiaodong Guo, Zhenhai Kou, Weihua Liu, Shan Zhang, Zhi-Hui Chen, Jie Yan, Bo Zhou, Bing Bo, Guoyi Chen, Kang Chen, Liang Chen, Limin Deng
Actors:Siu-Tung Ching (as Tony Ching Siu Tung)
Genres:Adult, Comedy, Horror, Crime
After the death of her father, a woman is forced to take over as empress and fight to save her kingdom.
Directors:Thomas Gullestad, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Marie Blokhus, Mads Sjøgård Pettersen, Vegar Hoel, Håkon T. Nielsen, Eirik Risholm Velle, Daniel Frikstad, Eric Dirnes, Alexander Zwart, Torgny Gerhard Aanderaa, Håkon Smeby, Axel Barø Aasen, Ole Victor Corral, Kim Jøran Olsen
Genres:Comedy, Horror, Documentary, Game-Show
They were 12 saboteurs. The Nazis killed 11 of them. This is the true story of the one who got away...
Directors:Natasha Richardson, Lynn Redgrave, Madeleine Potter, Madeleine Daly, John Wood, Vanessa Redgrave, Allan Corduner, Timur Engalychev, Lucy Sutton, Amir Maimon, Itay Eltahan, Dan Herzberg, Aislín McGuckin, Dong Fu Lin, Ralph Fiennes
Genres:Comedy, Horror, Crime, Game-Show
Set in 1930s Shanghai, where a blind American diplomat develops a curious relationship with a young Russian refugee who works odd -- and sometimes illicit -- jobs to support members of her dead husband's aristocratic family.
Directors:Jackie Chan, Leehom Wang, Sung-jun Yoo, Peng Lin, Yuming Du, Song Jin, Xiao Dong Mei, Ken Lo, Rongguang Yu, Yue Wu, Baoqiang Wang, Ben Niu, Alan Ng, Jack Tu, Haixiang Wang
Genres:Adult, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Game-Show
An old soldier kidnaps a young general of an enemy state and takes him on a long journey to collect the reward.
Directors:Samantha Colley, T.R. Knight, Johnny Flynn, Michael McElhatton, Ralph Brown, Seth Gabel, Geoffrey Rush, Richard Topol, Jon Fletcher, Lucy Russell, Sebastian Roché
Genres:Mystery, Comedy, Horror
The life stories of history's greatest minds. From their days as young adults to their final years we see their discoveries, loves, relationships, causes, flaws and genius.
Directors:Dean Andrews, Kate Ashfield, Natalie Burt, David Calder, Sam Claflin, Werner Daehn, Shirley Dixon, John Draycott, Neil Dudgeon, Bill Fellows, Faton Gerbeshi, Tim Healy, Daniel Hill, Melanie Hill, Philip Hill-Pearson
Genres:Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
United is based on the true story of Manchester United's legendary "Busby Babes", the youngest side ever to win the Football League and the 1958 Munich Air Crash that claimed eight of the their number. The film draws on first-hand interviews with the survivors and their families to tell the inspirational story of a team and community overcoming terrible tragedy.
Directors:Javier Bardem, Penélope Cruz, Peter Sarsgaard, Julieth Restrepo, Óscar Jaenada, Fredy Yate, Ricardo Niño, Pedro Calvo, Joavany Alvarez, David Valencia, Santiago Londoño, Juan Sebastián Calero, Quique Mendoza, Ariel Sierra, Julio Nava
Actors:Fernando León de Aranoa
Genres:Mystery, Drama, Family, Comedy, Horror, Music, Crime
In 1981, Virginia Vallejo is a famous Colombia's journalist and TV news anchorwoman who is invited to a VIPs party in the ranch of Pablo Escobar, a low-born man who gained money and power with drug trafficking together his friends, turning them in the new generation of rich men of the country. Seduced by his charisma, Virginia starts a passionate love affair with Escobar despite he's a family man married with María Victoria. Along the 80's years, Escobar becomes famous in his try to better the life of the low-born people of Medellín (Colombia's capital) and raising a politician carrier in the Colombia's congress, but Virginia starts to understand Escobar's real power controlling an empire of crime in Colombia and spreading his drug by all USA. It causes that the DEA's agent Shepard interests by his business and by Virginia, contacting her looking for a way to stop him. With the President Belisario Betancur allying with USA to stop Escobar and extradite him to judge outside Colombia, ...
Directors:Ray Corasani, Alek Skarlatos, Anthony Sadler, Spencer Stone, Judy Greer, Jenna Fischer, Irene White, William Jennings, Bryce Gheisar, Stephen Matthew Smith, P.J. Byrne, Paul-Mikél Williams, Thomas Lennon, Tony Hale, Grant Weaver
Genres:Comedy, Horror, Documentary
In the early evening of August 21, 2015, the world watched in stunned silence as the media reported a thwarted terrorist attack on Thalys train #9364 bound for Paris--an attempt prevented by three courageous young Americans traveling through Europe. The film follows the course of the friends' lives, from the struggles of childhood through finding their footing in life, to the series of unlikely events leading up to the attack. Throughout the harrowing ordeal, their friendship never wavers, making it their greatest weapon and allowing them to save the lives of the more than 500 passengers on board.
Directors:Michalina Olszanska, Lars Eidinger, Luise Wolfram, Danila Kozlovsky, Sergey Garmash, Ingeborga Dapkunaite, Grigoriy Dobrygin, Thomas Ostermeier, Evgeniy Mironov, Vitaliy Kishchenko, Yang Ge, Vitaliy Kovalenko, Sarah Stern, Galina Tyunina
Genres:Mystery, Comedy, Horror
Directors:Godfrey Gao, Clara Lee, Tzi Ma, Mark Boone Junior, Russell Wong, Tsai Chin, Chen Tang, Nina Wu, Sue Wong, Brian Yang, Perry Yung, Raymond Ma, Matthew Ziff, Jake Arvizo, Duy Beck
Genres:Comedy, Horror, Musical
A tragic love story set against the lynching of 18 Chinese immigrants in Los Angeles, in 1871. Filmed in Utah.
Directors:Fan Xu, Adam Cheng, Ekin Cheng, Bo Yu, Vic Chou, Chen Li, Raymond Lam, Chun Wu, Xinbo Fu, Bing Shao, Ady An, Vivi Lee, Apple Wang, Dong Zhang, Cici Chen
Northeast China, early Northern Song dynasty, AD 986. The Khitan army takes its revenge for a past massacre, abducting General Yang Ye (Adam Cheng) and leaving his wife and seven sons to rescue him - and fall into their deadly trap. Led by the first son (Ekin Cheng), the seven - two of whom have never seen combat - set out with a small band of fighters to face an army of thousands, brave the treacherous Wolf Mountain, face the nemesis of their shared history, and find the way back alive - all to bring their father home.
Directors:Danny Glover, LisaGay Hamilton, Yaya DaCosta, Charles S. Dutton, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Gary Clark Jr., Mable John, Stacy Keach, Nagee Clay, Absalom Adams, Arthur Lee Williams, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Davenia McFadden, Daryl Edwards, Sean Patrick Thomas
Genres:Family, Comedy, Horror, News, Romance
1950. Rural Alabama. Cotton harvest. It's a make-or-break weekend for the Honeydripper Lounge and its owner, piano player Tyrone "Pine Top" Purvis. Deep in debt to the liquor man, the chicken man, and the landlord, Tyrone is desperate to lure the young cotton pickers and local Army base recruits into his juke joint, away from Touissant's, the rival joint across the way. His plan to hire a guitar legend go awry and Tyrone is forced to take drastic action in a final scheme to save the club.
Directors:Hillary Clinton, Angela Davis, Dolores Huerta, Gloria Steinem
Genres:Mystery, Reality-TV, Horror
Dolores Huerta bucks 1950s gender conventions by starting the country's first farm worker's union with fellow organizer Cesar Chavez. What starts out as a struggle for racial and labor justice, soon becomes a fight for gender equality within the same union she is eventually forced to leave. As she wrestles with raising 11 children, three marriages, and is nearly beaten to death by a San Francisco tactical police squad, Dolores emerges with a vision that connects her new found feminism with racial and class justice.
Directors:Theo James, Ben Kingsley, Jacqueline Bisset, Rossif Sutherland, Rachel Wilson, Brian Markinson, Belçim Bilgin, Shauna MacDonald, Daniela Lavender, Aidan Devine, Peshang Rad, Mishu Vellani, Dwight Ireland, Carlos Pinder, Zahir Gilani
Genres:Comedy, Horror, Documentary
A young program coordinator at the United Nations stumbles upon a conspiracy involving Iraq's oil reserves.
Directors:Micah Morgan, Robert Copeland, Josiah Rizzo, Chris Kincaid, Michael McCarty, Micah Gamache, Thomas Hoce, Grace Rizzo, Maddie Jacobs, Richard Culver, Blake Newton, Cameron Thompkins, Tari Newton, Austin Burleson, Chastity Burleson
Genres:Comedy, Film-Noir, Horror
'The courage to make a difference, the courage to stand, the courage to bring about change.' The movie, Sybil Ludington, is a period film that inspires and encourages all to boldly go after what has been set before them to do with courage and faith. It inspires families and youth that what they have before them to do can make a difference for not only themselves, those around them, but their country.
Directors:Sabine Timoteo, Edvins Mekss, Ivars Krasts, Guna Zarina, Maija Doveika, Viktor Nemets, Evija Rudzite, Baiba Broka, Kirils Zaicevs, Astrida Kairisha, Lilita Ozolina, Girts Krumins, Jana Civzele, Evija Martinsone, Erwin Leder
Genres:Mystery, Comedy, Horror
In the early morning of June 14, 1941, under Stalin's orders, over 40 000 people from Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania were arrested, shoved into cattle cars and dispatched to permanent exile in Siberia. Among them - journalist Melanie and her 8 year old son Andrejs, forcibly separated from husband and father Aleksandrs. In the Siberian village women, ignorant of the fate of their husbands, are settled in badly built barracks and forced to work like slaves. Melanie keeps herself alive for her son and husband to whom she writes hundreds of love letters that are never sent, since his address remains unknown. She keeps her personal integrity in the face of starvation, hard work or disease. After 16 years, Melanie is released and returns to Riga, only to find out that her husband Alexander died in the camps in 1942.
Directors:Naomi Battrick, Max Beesley, Claire Cox, Shaun Dooley, Patsy Ferran, Jason Flemyng, Burn Gorman, Dean Lennox Kelly, Gwilym Lee, Stuart Martin, Tony Pitts, Luke Roskell, Sophie Rundle, Ben Starr, Matt Stokoe
In 1617 a group of women arrive in Jamestown, Virginia, to be settlers' wives, including the aristocratic Jocelyn Woodbryg, due to marry her English fiancé, Samuel Castell, a recorder for the Virginia company which is, overseen by governor George Yeardley. Alice Kett however and Verity Bridges are to marry men they have never met. Alice falls for handsome Silas Sharrow but must wed his oafish brother Henry, who rapes her and is displeased to forfeit land in exchange for marriage, though when he is later blown up looking for gold she seems to have her chance with the gentle Silas. Verity's husband is town drunk Meredith Rutter with whom she reaches an understanding after almost dying as she tries to escape from him. Samuel is asked both by the governor and his rival Redwick and Redwick's secretary Farlow to spy on each other but the wily Jocelyn sees this as a chance to help her husband by playing the two groups against each other, as well as befriending Alice, to whom she had admitted...
Directors:Helmut Berger, Harry Lennix, Rick Shapiro, Angus Macfadyen, Sebastian B., Alexander Tuschinski, Zachi Noy, Jennifer Pakosch, Philipp Metzler, Alliene Hochrein Gunn, Barbara Kling, Robin Augenstein, Maximilian Lorenz, Miles Hunter, Florian Wess
Genres:Drama, Comedy, Horror, Animation
One day in 1932, Arnold Richter disappears, only to re-appear moments later in a totalitarian future. And that's only the beginning of a travel through time, space and emotion, exposing the nature of power in a wild mix of genres and styles. A film about time-travel, girls, art and revolution!
Directors:Yu Bai, Bai-Ke, Liang Dawei, Liu Haoran, Zhi-zhong Huang, Yi Feng Li, Hao Liu, Ye Liu, Tianyu Ma, Hao Ou, Jingchun Wang, Yue Wu, Hewei Yu, Yixing Zhang, Yawen Zhu
In 1927, the Northern Expedition had just made significant achievements, the Kuomintang "right" for the seizure of the rebellion revolution, launched a crazy "clear" action, nearly 31 million progressive compatriots were brutally killed, shocked the country.
Directors:Ieva Andrejevaite, Gabriele Anicaite, Saulius Ciucelis, Tauras Cizas, Darius Gumauskas, Severija Janusauskaite, Valentin Novopolskij, Vidas Petkevicius, Artiom Rybakov, Mile Sablauskaite, Ramunas Simukauskas, Ceslovas Stonys, Justas Tertelis, Remigijus Vilkaitis
Emilia.Breaking Free is a suspense drama about the fight for freedom in Soviet-repressed Lithuania - in a society where a more satiated life seems more important than honour, a clear conscience or humanity. It is the spring of 1972, when young people take to the streets of Kaunas to demand freedom for Lithuania, and Emilia - a future actress and the hero of this intriguing drama - is marching with the protesting crowd towards the life of their dreams. But everything takes an unexpected turn. Having come to Kaunas with what is perhaps the greatest secret of her life, Emilia has to fight not only for her own fate, but for that of her friends as well. And life in Kaunas is far from what she had dreamed of. She is not sure the lies, betrayal and the love that struck her like lightning will help her keep her secret or even her life. But she is prepared to take on anything for the sake of what she believes in.
Directors:Denis Hart, Bob Maguire, George Pell, John Safran
Genres:Mystery, Reality-TV, Comedy, Horror
After nearly four decades faithfully serving his parish in South Melbourne, Father Bob Maguire has acquired a reputation as a controversial and irreverent figure. His battles with church hierarchy have become legend. His forthright approach, insightful wit and dedication to improving the lives of others has made him an inspiration not just in his parish but throughout Australia. In Bob We Trust begins with Father Bob facing his greatest challenge. Despite the 'promise of a parish for life', the Archbishop of Melbourne invites him to retire. What follows is a David and Goliath story of biblical proportions as the dissident priest, loved by the faithful and the secular alike, resists the authority of the church to remove him, only to encounter treachery and betrayal. In Bob We Trust follows irreverent philosopher and working class hero Father Bob over three years, on a journey which is by turns inspirational and shocking, eye-opening and joyous, revealing behind-the-scenes drama that ...
Directors:Raúl Arévalo, Bárbara Lennie, Óscar Jaenada, José Coronado, José Manuel Cervino, Antonio Dechent, Juan José Ballesta, Luis Callejo, Anna Castillo, Andrés Gertrúdix, Diego París, Juan Carlos Aduviri, Juan Diego, Josean Bengoetxea, José Manuel Poga
Actors:Agustín Díaz Yanes
Genres:Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Amazon rainforest, 1538. King Carlos V de España y I de Alemania sends a group of Spanish soldiers to the new continent to locate Teziutlan, a legendary city created with gold, to claim it to the Spanish Empire. Alone in the rainforest and without a help, soldiers face not only indigenous tribes but the manifest hate themselves by their respective birth places. Leaded by old Don Gonzalo, married with young Doña Ana, his aging and weak health turns in danger Ana, who is disputed by Alférez Gorriamendi, Gonzalo's right-hand, and soldier Martín Dávila. After to realize that Viceroy of Port Prince has send another expedition looking for them leaded by Juan Medrano after to accuse Don Gonzalo of treason, Dávila, Gorriamendi and other soldiers as Sargento Bastaurrés and Barbate must decide if fight against Medrano's and his men or continue until Teziutlan. But the rivalry and hate between them will reveal more dangerous than the own rainforest and the indigenous tribes.
Directors:Charlotte Salt, Greg Kriek, Josh Myers, Andre Jacobs, Deon Lotz, Nick Cornwall, Jandre le Roux, Grant Swanby, Bok van Blerk, Benedikt Sebastian, Patrick Connolly, Matthew Dylan Roberts, Waldemar Schultz, Edwin van der Walt, Richard Wright-Firth
Genres:Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Game-Show
Set in 1901, this period epic follows Willem Morkel - a Boer and family man whose wife and son are murdered during the Anglo-Boer War. Captured as a prisoner of war, Willem must survive incarceration in the notorious St. Helena concentration camp and defeat the ruthless Colonel Swannell, at his own game... Rugby.
Directors:Paolo Barilla, Gerhard Berger, Bob Constanduros, Damon Hill, Jacky Ickx, Niki Lauda, Nigel Roebuck, Jackie Stewart
Genres:Reality-TV, Horror, Sci-Fi
In a race against time and all odds, the revolutionary F1 racing car Ferrari 312B will get back on the Monaco circuit, 46 years later, under the wing of it's creator, the genius engineer Mauro Forghieri.
Directors:Peter Deblieux, Larry Hollier, Goldie Huguenel
Genres:Reality-TV, Comedy, Horror, Short
Founded as a hospital for the poor, Charity Hospital began in 1736 as just a small cottage built on the goodwill of a dying French merchant. Operated by nuns of The Daughters of Charity and serving the city of New Orleans for close to 300 years, it gradually transformed into an enormous public institution - into Big Charity - and a longstanding symbol of compassion, a seemingly eternal place of safety and a beacon of hope in the community. Today the towering art deco building, closed abruptly after Hurricane Katrina hit in August 2005, stands empty, and the community continues to suffer the devastating consequences of its absence. This documentary film includes never-before-seen footage and exclusive interviews to tell the story of Charity Hospital, from its roots to its controversial closing in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. From the firsthand accounts of healthcare providers and hospital employees who miraculously withstood the storm inside the hospital, to interviews with key ...
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