Tag: 1970s

The Ploy (2016) 6.3

The Ploy (2016)

In the summer of '75 Pier Paolo Pasolini's film, "Salò", is stolen from the lab where he is editing it. This is just the first step of an intricate plan that will bring the great poet to his violent death.::Propaganda It...

Scotland, Pa. (2001) 6.7

Scotland, Pa. (2001)

Joe McBeth is a hard-working but unambitious doofus who toils at a hamburger stand alongside his wife Pat, who has a significant edge in the brains department. Pat is convinced she could do a lot better with the place th...

Deathcheaters (1976) 5.6

Deathcheaters (1976)

Two best friends, Vietnam War veterans-turned-stuntmen, are sent as spies to the Philippines on a top secret mission for the Australian government....

How to Lose a Wife and Find a Lover (1978) 5

How to Lose a Wife and Find a Lover (1978)

Castelli is an advertising executive who, having returned home early due to a car accident with Eleonora Rubens, a young Dutch woman abandoned by her husband, surprises his American wife in intimacy with the plumber....

The Marijuana Conspiracy (2020) 7.2

The Marijuana Conspiracy (2020)

In 1972, young women looking for a fresh start in life endure isolated captivity in a true 98-day human experiment studying the effects of marijuana on females....

The Big Bust-Out (1972) 4.5

The Big Bust-Out (1972)

It tells the story of seven beautiful women who escape from a high-security prison. After the breakout, Rebecca (Karen Carter) and her fellow escapees find they are in more trouble than they had imagined as they become t...

Enfant Terrible (2020) 6.2

Enfant Terrible (2020)

The life and the impact of iconic German New Wave director, Rainer Werner Fassbinder.::Ulf Kjell Gür...

Melody (1971) 7.6

Melody (1971)

Two youngsters declare to their parents that they want to get married. Not sometime in the future but as soon as possible. The story is told from the children's point of view....

Dalida (2016) 6.9

Dalida (2016)

Based on the true story of acclaimed music icon "Dalida" born in Cairo, who gained celebrity in the 50s, singing in French, Spanish, Arabic, Hebrew, German, Italian, playing in awarded Youssef Chahine's picture "Le Sixiè...

Taking Off (1971) 7.4

Taking Off (1971)

Unable to deal with her parents, Jeannie Tyne runs away from home. Larry and Lyne Tyne search for her, and in the process meet other people whose children ran away. With their children gone, the parents are now free to r...

Concerning Violence (2014) 7.5

Concerning Violence (2014)

The most daring moments in the struggle for liberation from colonial rule.::Anonymous...

200 Motels (1971) 5.9

200 Motels (1971)

"Touring makes you crazy", Frank Zappa says, explaining that the idea for this movie came to him while the Mothers of Invention were touring. The story, interspersed with performances by the Mothers and the Royal Symphon...

One Hundred Steps (2000) 7.6

One Hundred Steps (2000)

"I cento passi" (one hundred steps) was the distance between the Impastatos' house and the house of Tano Badalamenti, an important Mafia boss, in the small Sicilian town of Cinisi. The movie is the story of Peppino Impas...

Confidential: Secret Market (1974) 6.6

Confidential: Secret Market (1974)

The street life in Osaka: Tome and her mother who hate each other both live off prostitution. Tome also supports her disabled brother, Jitsuo with whom she has an incestuous relationship. Her daily routine consists of vi...

The French Lieutenant’s Woman (1981) 7

The French Lieutenant’s Woman (1981)

A movie is being made of a story, set in nineteenth century England, about Charles, a paleontologist who's engaged to be married, but who falls in love with outcast Sarah, whose melancholy makes her leave him after a sho...

The Outsider (1979) 6.7

The Outsider (1979)

Idealistic Vietnam veteran Michael Flaherty (Wasson), enthralled by the stories told to him by his grandfather (Hayden) and disillusioned by the lack of a clear cut cause in Vietnam, leaves his comfortable life in a Detr...

The Visitors (1972) 6.4

The Visitors (1972)

Bill, Martha and their little child Hal are spending a quiet winter Sunday in their cosy house when they get an unexpected visit from Mike Nickerson and Tony Rodriguez. Mike and Tony are old acquaintances of Bill; a few ...

We Are Marshall (2006) 7.1

We Are Marshall (2006)

In November, 1970, virtually the entire football team and coaches of Marshall University (Huntington, W.V.) die in a plane crash. That spring, led by Nate Ruffin, a player who was ill and missed the fatal flight, student...

When Eight Bells Toll (1971) 6

When Eight Bells Toll (1971)

In a vein similar to the James Bond movies, British Agent Philip Calvert (Sir Anthony Hopkins) is on a mission to determine the whereabouts of a ship that disappeared near the coast of Scotland....

Lupin the 3rd: The Mystery of Mamo (1978) 7

Lupin the 3rd: The Mystery of Mamo (1978)

In Transylvania, Lupin III, the notorious international thief, is hung and no one is more suprised to learn of that than Lupin III himself, who was alive and well and nowhere near that area at that time. The answer to th...

Batman: Soul of the Dragon (2021) 5.9

Batman: Soul of the Dragon (2021)

Batman, Bronze Tiger, Lady Shiva, and Richard Dragon join forces when they come to realize that they share a common acquaintance. The Martial Arts Master that trained them has been missing for a number of years and under...

Symptoms (1974) 6.5

Symptoms (1974)

A young woman is invited by her girlfriend, who lives in an English country mansion, to stay there with her. The estate, however, isn't quite what it seems--and neither is the friend who issued the invitation.::frankfob2...

Starting Over (1979) 6.5

Starting Over (1979)

Burt Reynolds is an attractive middle-aged man who suffers a crisis of confidence when ditched by his ambitious singer wife (Candice Bergen), until he begins to forge a new new relationship with an equally insecure teach...

High Anxiety (1977) 6.7

High Anxiety (1977)

Dr. Richard Thorndyke arrives as new administrator of the Psychoneurotic Institute for the Very, VERY Nervous to discover some suspicious goings-on. When he's framed for murder, Dr. Thorndyke must confront his own psychi...

Go for It (1976) 3.4

Go for It (1976)

Narrated by Ron Gans. Extreme sports meets midnight movie with a film that showcases wild surfing and skateboarding madness. Awesome surfing footage with Larry Bertleman and skateboarding with Tony Alva. Lots of "shootin...

For All Mankind (1989) 8.2

For All Mankind (1989)

This movie documents the Apollo missions perhaps the most definitively of any movie under two hours. Al Reinert watched all the footage shot during the missions--over 6,000,000 feet of it, and picked out the best. Instea...

Lady Ice (1973) 4.8

Lady Ice (1973)

An insurance investigator romances a wealthy young beauty when he suspects she may be involved in fencing stolen jewels.::David Fowler...

Everything – The Real Thing Story (2019) 8.2

Everything – The Real Thing Story (2019)

Dubbed 'the black Beatles' by the British tabloids, the 'other' four lads from Liverpool recount their incredible story from the tough streets of Toxteth to the bright lights of New York - a journey of international star...

God Told Me To (1976) 6.3

God Told Me To (1976)

The storyline of this movie involves a series of motiveless murders committed by various New York residents: a sniper shoots people from a water tower; a father murders his entire family; and a cop opens fire during a St...

As I Was Moving Ahead Occasionally I Saw Brief Glimpses of Beauty (2000) 8.4

As I Was Moving Ahead Occasionally I Saw Brief Glimpses of Beauty (2000)

Director Jonas Mekas provides an intimate glimpse of his personal life by constructing a feature length narrative from over 30 years of private home movie footage.::Sludj...

Dinosaur 13 (2014) 7.2

Dinosaur 13 (2014)

When Paleontologist Peter Larson and his team from the Black Hills Institute of Geological Research made the world's greatest dinosaur discovery in 1990, they knew it was the find of a lifetime; the largest, most complet...

Bedtime Stories (2008) 6

Bedtime Stories (2008)

In 1974, Marty Bronson builds the Sunny Vista Motel in Los Angeles, California, with the intention of raising his son Skeeter and his daughter Wendy in the place where he works. However he is not a good businessman and t...

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) 7

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

In the early 1970s during the Cold War, the head of British Intelligence, Control (Sir John Hurt), resigns after an operation in Budapest, Hungary goes badly wrong. It transpires that Control believed one of four senior ...

Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese (2019) 7.6

Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese (2019)

Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese' captures the troubled spirit of America in 1975 and the joyous music that Dylan performed during the fall of that year. Part documentary, part concert film, pa...

King Kong (1976) 5.9

King Kong (1976)

When a research ship is sent to explore an island thought to be rich in oil, paleontologist Jack Prescott sneaks aboard, having heard strange rumors about the island. En route, the crew rescues Dwan, the sole survivor of...

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Listening to You: The Who at the Isle of Wight 1970 (1998) 8.4

Listening to You: The Who at the Isle of Wight 1970 (1998)

This is the film of The Who's appearance at the third (and final) Isle of Wight festival in 1970. This is regarded as the band's finest performance.::Brian Washington ...

Rudolph’s Shiny New Year (1976) (TV) 6.7

Rudolph’s Shiny New Year (1976) (TV)

Father Time sends Santa a message telling him that the baby new year, Happy, is missing! And without the baby new year, it'll remain the old year forever. But it's foggy and snowing, so Rudolph's the only reindeer for th...

The Who: At Kilburn 1977 (2009) (V) 8.5

The Who: At Kilburn 1977 (2009) (V)

They are one of the greatest rock and roll bands of all time. For over four decades, they have changed modern music as we know it. But some of their most famous performances have never been released... until now. On Dece...

Sweeney! (1977) 6.9

Sweeney! (1977)

Hard-bitten Flying Squad officer Jack Regan gets embroiled in a deadly political plot when an old friend asks him to investigate the death of his girlfriend. Framed on a drunk-drive charge and suspended from the force, w...