Tag: corruption

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...

Night of the Sicario (2021) -

Night of the Sicario (2021)

Taylor is forced to hide the young daughter of a Colombian woman in witness protection who will be testifying against a powerful drug cartel in Federal Court, as ruthless sicarios aim to hunt them down.::CR...

Super Tuesday (2013) -

Super Tuesday (2013)

This Tuesday is gonna be Super...Fictional political drama about the controversial 1960 US Election. Republican Senator Jack Cassidy's mob connections landed him the nomination. They might not land him the Presidency if ...

Cop or Hood (1979) 6.7

Cop or Hood (1979)

Commissaire Stanislas Borowitz is going undercover as gangster Antonio Cerutti in order to expose corrupted policemen.::morroviolet...

Edison (2005) 5.3

Edison (2005)

Josh Pollack, a naive and ambitious reporter, is convinced the F.R.A.T., an elite force within the Edison Police Department, is corrupted. Working on a homicide case, he begins to unearth evidence which suggests that the...

Giro City (1982) 5.7

Giro City (1982)

A television documentary team tries to present honest programs about Ireland and about local government corruption.::Oliver Grisard...

The Mob (1951) 7.1

The Mob (1951)

Police detective Damico, outwitted by mob killer Blackie Clay, is nominally suspended; actually he goes undercover (as Tim Flynn, ex-con longshoreman) to find Clay and expose the waterfront rackets. In character, Damico ...

India Awakes (2015) 8.6

India Awakes (2015)

Noted Swedish author, commentator, and Cato Institute Senior Fellow Johan Norberg explores an inherited British bureaucracy which created layers of rules and regulations. However, globalization and economic liberalizatio...

Verboten! (1959) 6.8

Verboten! (1959)

A young American serviceman, stationed in Germany after the fall of the Third Reich, jeopardises his position with the Marshall Plan relief effort by breaking the non-fraternisatiom rule and falling in love with a young ...

Lady Luck (2017) 6.1

Lady Luck (2017)

Through their individual trials and turbulence, three strangers are drawn together under one roof. Gabriele is running from a philandering, egotistical, soon-to-be former husband while finding a renewed sense of love in ...

Hillary’s America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party (2016) 5.3

Hillary’s America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party (2016)

Documentarian 'Dinesh DSouza analyzes the history of the Democratic Party and what he thinks are Hillary Clinton's true motivations.::Anonymous...

When Banana Ruled (2017) (TV) 7.3

When Banana Ruled (2017) (TV)

In 19th century Central America, a few entrepreneurial cowboys built an empire that enslaved populations and corrupted governments for over 100 years. The United Fruit Company thrived on unregulated capitalism; this film...

On the Shoulders of Giants (2011) 7

On the Shoulders of Giants (2011)

The story of the Harlem Rens: the greatest basketball team you never heard of.::Anna Waterhouse...

The Net (2016) 7.3

The Net (2016)

Namchulwoo is a poor fisherman living a simple but happy life with his wife and daughter on the north side of a river that divide s the two Korea's. Every day he goes fishing on the river,where the check point soldiers k...

Each Dawn I Die (1939) 7.3

Each Dawn I Die (1939)

Although innocent, reporter Frank Ross is found guilty of murder and is sent to jail. While his friends at the newspaper try to find out who framed him, Frank gets hardened by prison life and his optimism turns into bitt...

RocknRolla (2008) 7.3

RocknRolla (2008)

Lenny Cole, a London mob boss, puts the bite on all local real estate transactions. For substantial fees, he's helping Uri Omovich, a Russian developer. As a sign of good faith, Omovich loans Cole a valuable painting, pr...

The Boss (1956) 6.4

The Boss (1956)

Political corruption is vividly depicted as a ruthless WWI veteran takes almost complete control of a state with the help of a crooked lawyer. The film is enhanced by John Payne's persuasive performance as "The Boss."::A...

The Whistleblower (2010) 7.1

The Whistleblower (2010)

Inspired by true events, Kathy (Rachel Weisz) is an American police officer who takes a job working as a peacekeeper in post-war Bosnia. Her expectations of helping to rebuild a devastated country are dashed when she unc...

Gangs of Wasseypur (2012) 8.2

Gangs of Wasseypur (2012)

Shahid Khan is exiled after impersonating the legendary Sultana Daku in order to rob British trains. Now outcast, Shahid becomes a worker at Ramadhir Singh's colliery, only to spur a revenge battle that passes on to gene...

The Firemen’s Ball (1967) 7.5

The Firemen’s Ball (1967)

The volunteer fire department in a small town is having a big party when the ex-boss of the department celebrates his 86th birthday. The whole town is invited but things don't go as planned. Someone is stealing the prize...

An Enemy of the People (1989) 7.4

An Enemy of the People (1989)

In this adaption of the Ibsen stage play, an idealistic physician discovers that the town's temple waters are dangerously contaminated. But with the community relying on the holy attraction for tourist dollars, his warni...

Pixote (1981) 8

Pixote (1981)

Pixote, a 10-year-old runaway boy, is arrested on the streets of Sao Paulo during a police round-up homeless people. Pixote endures torture, degradation and corruption at a local youth detention center where two of the r...

Rusty Knife (1958) 6.8

Rusty Knife (1958)

Udaka is a new, post-war city where corruption has already taken hold. A persistent district attorney wants to arrest and convict Katsumata, a laughing, self-confident thug. The D.A. gets an anonymous letter about the su...

Thaanaa Serndha Koottam (2018) 6.7

Thaanaa Serndha Koottam (2018)

Iniyan, who aspires to work in the CBI but his dreams were shattered by Uthaman- a corrupt officer. Therefore he forms a team of four people Ramya Krishnan, Senthil, Sathyan and Shivashankar who have been thwarted by the...

Rogue City (2020) 5.9

Rogue City (2020)

Marseille. Everything begins with carnage worthy of the killing of the Bar du Telephone, caused by the men of the Orsoni clan. Richard Vronski, a cop of the anti-gang brigade with unorthodox methods, finds himself in cha...

The Yards (2000) 6.4

The Yards (2000)

In the rail yards of Queens, contractors repair and rebuild the city's subway cars. These contracts are lucrative, so graft and corruption are rife. When Leo Handler gets out of prison, he finds his aunt married to Frank...

The Blood of Wolves (2018) 7.1

The Blood of Wolves (2018)

Hiroshima Police detective Ogami Shogo and his partner Hioka Shuichi are investigating the disappearance of a company's employees amidst an escalating yakuza turf war in 1988. Blood, shooting and death is everywhere. At ...

House of Shadows (2013) 5.5

House of Shadows (2013)

A couple inherits their family's ancient Italian palazzo where sinister shadows from the past reappear.::Ripple World Pictures...

Kafou (2017) 6.8

Kafou (2017)

Port-au-Prince by night. Doc and Zoe are just hired to deliver an unknown package. Their job comes with three essential rules: never stop the car, never roll down the windows, never open the trunk. At a crossroad, they s...

Gang in Blue (1996) (TV) 5.3

Gang in Blue (1996) (TV)

Gang In Blue is based on the real life investigations of several US police forces for racism and corruption. This production focuses on one of these police forces where Michael Rhoades is a new recruit who discovers much...

Rancho Notorious (1952) 7

Rancho Notorious (1952)

A western based on the story "Gunsight Whitman" by Silvia Richards. Vern Haskell, a nice rancher, seeks out to avenge his fiancé's death when she is killed during a robbery. His revenge leads him to Chuck-a-luck, Altar K...

Born Yesterday (1993) 5.2

Born Yesterday (1993)

A businessman shows up in Washington to lobby agendas that are friendly to his construction plans. His ditsy ex-showgirl bimbo proves to be an embarrassment in social situations, so he hires a reporter to teach her how t...

The Bad Sleep Well (1960) 8

The Bad Sleep Well (1960)

It is a high-profile wedding: the daughter of Mr Iwabuchi, a wealthy businessman, is marrying Mr Nishi, a car salesman. However, Mr Iwabuchi and other senior members of his company are suspected of corporate malfeasance ...

Bad Ass (2012) 5.5

Bad Ass (2012)

Decorated Vietnam hero Frank Vega returns home only to get shunned by society leaving him without a job or his high school sweetheart. It's not until forty years later when an incident on a commuter bus (where he protect...

Lucia’s Grace (2018) 6

Lucia’s Grace (2018)

Lucia, a single mother, struggles to find the right balance between her teenage daughter, a complicated love story and her career as a geometer. Her professional future is compromised when she realizes that the future co...

Brubaker (1980) 7.2

Brubaker (1980)

When the new warden comes in disguised as an inmate, he sees firsthand all the corruption and scams the guards and prison officials are running. When he reveals himself and starts to implement reforms to stop the corrupt...

War Dogs (2016) 7.1

War Dogs (2016)

In 2005, David Packouz lives in Miami, Florida, working as a massage therapist and living with his girlfriend Iz. Desiring an additional source of income, David spends his life savings on high-quality Egyptian cotton she...

The Devil’s Hand (2014) 4.9

The Devil’s Hand (2014)

When young girls start to go missing within a religious cult, older followers fear a long-told prophecy while the younger members suspect abusive elders are killing them off.::Anonymous...

The Infiltrator (2016) 7

The Infiltrator (2016)

During the 1980s, U.S. Customs Service special agent Robert Mazur uses his undercover alias "Bob Musella" to become a pivotal player for drug lords cleaning their dirty cash. Later, he infiltrates the world's largest car...

Equity (2016) 5.5

Equity (2016)

Naomi Bishop is an investment banker determined to overcome a previous stain to her professional reputation, which is a challenge in the male dominated financial sector she works in. As Naomi in that spirit makes her mov...