Tag: deception

Intolerance: Love’s Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916) 7.7

Intolerance: Love’s Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916)

Intolerance and its terrible effects are examined in four historical eras. In ancient Babylon, a mountain girl is caught up in the religious rivalry that leads to the city's downfall. In Judea, the hypocritical Pharisees...

I’m Still Here (2010) 6.2

I’m Still Here (2010)

In 2008 while rehearsing for a charity event, actor Joaquin Phoenix, with Casey Affleck's camera watching, tells people he's quitting to pursue a career in rap music. Over the next year, we watch the actor write, rehears...

White Tiger (1923) 6.2

White Tiger (1923)

Three crooks pull off a magnificent crime. As they're forced to hide out together they slowly begin to distrust each other.::Anonymous...

New Frontier (1939) 5.7

New Frontier (1939)

The state government plans to build a flood-control dam and condemns the property of the local farmers and ranchers, including The Three Mesquiteers. The state intends to compensate the land-owners fairly, but a crooked ...

Descent (2005) (TV) 3.3

Descent (2005) (TV)

When the Ring of Fire starts heating up with an unprecedented amount of volcanic activity a team of scientists are gathered to prevent a global catastrophe. But one of the scientists realizes early on that the cause of v...

It Happened on Fifth Avenue (1947) 7.7

It Happened on Fifth Avenue (1947)

Every winter, Michael J. O'Connor, the second richest man in the world, vacates his 5th Avenue mansion for his winter home in warmer climes. Every winter, Aloysius T. McKeever, a homeless man, and his dog moves into vaca...

Patlabor 2: The Movie (1993) 7.6

Patlabor 2: The Movie (1993)

A Japanese police unit who use giant anthropomorphic robots (called Labors) is caught up in a political struggle between the civilian authorities and the military when a terrorist act is blamed on an Air Force jet. With ...

Tusk (2014) 5.3

Tusk (2014)

When podcaster Wallace travels to Canada to interview someone, he winds up meeting a strange man named Howe who has many stories to tell about his past life during his interview. Wallace wakes up the next day finding out...

Night Must Fall (1937) 7.3

Night Must Fall (1937)

Crotchety old Mrs. Bransom hires a charming young man named Danny as a live-in companion. Less charmed by Danny is Mrs. Bransom's niece, Olivia, a repressed young woman who suspects Danny of foul play. When news of a loc...

The Joneses (2009) 6.5

The Joneses (2009)

"The Joneses", a social commentary on our consumerist society. Perfect couple Steve and Kate Jones, and their gorgeous teen-aged children Jenn and Mick, are the envy of their posh, suburban neighborhood filled with McMan...

The Last Crooked Mile (1946) 6.6

The Last Crooked Mile (1946)

The notorious Jarvis gang robs a bank, one member is killed in the subsequent shootout, they ditch the getaway car, but are recognized at a roadblock as they take it on the lam and are killed in a car chase. The getaway ...

Jamboree (1944) 6.2

Jamboree (1944)

Two bands vying for the same radio spot outwit themselves by impersonating each other....

Indiscreet (1958) 6.8

Indiscreet (1958)

Anna Kalman is a London based actress. She has been unable to find love in her life. The reason why she came home early from a vacation to Majorca fits into that theme, as the man she met there and was initially attracte...

Baby Mama (2008) 6

Baby Mama (2008)

Successful and single businesswoman Kate Holbrook has long put her career ahead of a personal life. Now 37, she's finally determined to have a kid on her own. But her plan is thrown a curve ball after she discovers she h...

Assault on Precinct 13 (2005) 6.3

Assault on Precinct 13 (2005)

On New Year's Eve, inside a police station that's about to be closed for good, Officer Jake Roenick must cobble together a force made up of cops and criminals to save themselves from a mob looking to kill mobster Marion ...

Wedding Crashers (2005) 6.9

Wedding Crashers (2005)

Two friends, John (played by Owen Wilson) and Jeremy (Vince Vaughn), crash weddings to pick up women. One day they crash the wedding of the daughter of the Treasury Secretary, Secretary Cleary (Christopher Walken). Inste...

Shoah (1985) 8.7

Shoah (1985)

Claude Lanzmann directed this 9 1/2 hour documentary of the Holocaust without using a single frame of archive footage. He interviews survivors, witnesses, and ex-Nazis (whom he had to film secretly since they only agreed...

HyperNormalisation (2016) 8.3

HyperNormalisation (2016)

HyperNormalisation tells the extraordinary story of how we got to this strange time of great uncertainty and confusion - where those who are supposed to be in power are paralysed - and have no idea what to do. And, where...

The Family That Preys (2008) 5.7

The Family That Preys (2008)

Alice Pratt, a hard working Christian woman, raised her two daughters while managing a simple diner of her own. Her snobbish and arrogant daughter Andrea graduated in Economic Science and works in a construction corporat...

Blue Canadian Rockies (1952) 6.5

Blue Canadian Rockies (1952)

Montana ranch owner Cyrus Bigbee sends his foreman, Gene Autry, and Rawhide Buttram to his Canadian timber land to stop the marriage of his daughter Sandy to Todd Markey, whom he dislikes. Sandy wants to turn the propert...

The Texan (1932) 4.9

The Texan (1932)

Bill Rust, escaping from the sheriff, rides into a town where a cross-country horse race is about to be staged in a few days. A buckboard driven by young Bobby runs away and Bill overtakes it and rescues the boy. Local t...

Student Seduction (2003) (TV) 5

Student Seduction (2003) (TV)

Christine Dawson is a new, young and attractive high school teacher. Mrs. Dawson wants to help all of her students succeed including Josh Gaines, a troubled student from a dysfunctional family. Mrs. Dawson's concern is m...

My Blind Date With Life (2017) 7.1

My Blind Date With Life (2017)

An ambitious young man struggles to achieve his dream of becoming an employee in a Munich luxury hotel despite being strongly visually impaired.::loewenwerderaner...

Ex Machina (2014) 7.7

Ex Machina (2014)

Caleb, a 26 year old programmer at the world's largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a private mountain retreat belonging to Nathan, the reclusive CEO of the company. But when Caleb arrives at t...

When Boys Leave Home (1927) 6.1

When Boys Leave Home (1927)

Public schoolboy Roddy Berwick is expelled from school when he takes the blame for a friend's charge and his life falls apart in a series of misadventures....

Let’s Go with Pancho Villa (1936) 7.7

Let’s Go with Pancho Villa (1936)

The Mexican Revolution is on its way when six brave peasants, known as "Los Leones de San Pablo", decide to join Pancho Villa's army and help end the suffering in their community by assisting in the struggle. After sever...

Dos monjes (1934) 7.1

Dos monjes (1934)

In a Gothic-styled monastery, a monk named Javier sees the face of another monk, Juan, and suddenly attempts to bludgeon him to death with a heavy crucifix. Both men then relate their own versions of a story of romantic ...

The Count of the Old Town (1935) 5.9

The Count of the Old Town (1935)

In one of the narrow streets of the Old town of Stockholm lies hotel City. It's inhabited by mysterious characters such as 'Greven', 'Blomman' and others. The police inspector Göransson is chasing a jewel thief, 'Diamond...

Ladies Should Listen (1934) 6.3

Ladies Should Listen (1934)

The switchboard operator in an apartment building falls in love with a businessman who lives in the building, whom she has gotten to know only over the phone. When she discovers that the man's current girlfriend is actua...

Calling Dr. Death (1943) 6.1

Calling Dr. Death (1943)

Losing his memories of the last few days, neurologist Dr. Steele is told that his wife has been brutally murdered. Steele, aware of his conniving wife's infidelity, believes he may have been the killer and enlists the ai...

The Saragossa Manuscript (1965) 7.9

The Saragossa Manuscript (1965)

In the Napoleonic wars, an officer finds an old book that relates his grandfather's story, Alfons van Worden, captain in the Walloon guard. A man of honor and courage, he seeks the shortest route through the Sierra Moren...

Samurai Spy (1965) 7

Samurai Spy (1965)

The legendary samurai Sasuke Sarutobi tracks the spy Nojiri, while a mysterious figure named Sakon leads a band of men on their own quest for the wily Nojiri. Soon no one knows just who is who and what side anyone is on....

Cyclotrode ‘X’ (1966) (TV) 4.9

Cyclotrode ‘X’ (1966) (TV)

Edited-down feature version of the serial 'Crimson Ghost, The (1946)', in which the evil Crimson Ghost tries to make away with an atomic device capable of wreaking havoc throughout the world....

Cannes Man (1997) 5.3

Cannes Man (1997)

The Cannes Film Festival. It's where deals get made, producers get laid, and stars get paid. It's where all the movie industry meets to buy and sell all the movies on the planet. And it's where the art of the deal can be...

A Prince for Christmas (2015) (TV) 6

A Prince for Christmas (2015) (TV)

Experiencing cold feet about his upcoming arranged royal wedding, a charming European prince steals away incognito to the U.S. in search of true love. Pretending to be someone he isn't, the prince-on-the-lam meets Emma a...

Shootout at Big Sag (1962) 5.2

Shootout at Big Sag (1962)

A shrewish wife is pushing her husband into a range war with a neighbor. Not helping matters is the fact that his son and his neighbor's daughter are in love. The husband hires a lowlife saloon owner to ensure that "the ...

Key Lime Voodoo (2020) -

Key Lime Voodoo (2020)

Paul's girlfriend Zoe has decided to head south to Key Lime Florida a town where there's plenty of local flavor and known for its good vibes, friendly people. Upon driving into Key Lime she breathes in the tropical breez...

Under Colorado Skies (1947) 6.2

Under Colorado Skies (1947)

Monte Hale has been working as a teller in a bank in Allentown, Texas during the summer to earn money for his medical college expenses during the upcoming year. He is about to leave to return to college when the bank is ...

Ride a Crooked Trail (1958) 6.7

Ride a Crooked Trail (1958)

After robbing a bank Murphy assumes the identity of his pursuer, a famous US Marshal, when he stumbles into a town and is confronted by the local judge, Matthau. Murphy is forced to remain as the new Marshal; an old flam...

The Winds of Autumn (1976) 6.3

The Winds of Autumn (1976)

In 1884, an eleven-year-old Quaker boy sets out on his own to seek revenge against a gang of outlaws who senselessly murdered his family....