Tag: escape

Rescue Dawn (2006) 7.3

Rescue Dawn (2006)

In 1965, while bombing Laos in a classified mission, the propeller plane of the German-American US Navy pilot Dieter Dengler is hit and crashes in the jungle. Dieter is arrested by the peasants, tortured by the Vietcong ...

The Red and the White (1967) 7.6

The Red and the White (1967)

In 1919, Hungarian Communists aid the Bolsheviks' defeat of Czarists, the Whites. Near the Volga, a monastery and a field hospital are held by one side then the other. Captives are executed or sent running naked into the...

Homesitters (2019) -

Homesitters (2019)

After accidentally blowing up the place they're supposed to be looking after, Annabelle and Simon join forces with a narcoleptic cat burglar and rob a bunch of houses to fund their escape into the wider world....

La Grande Vadrouille (1966) 8

La Grande Vadrouille (1966)

A RAF Bomber is shot down over Paris by the Germans. Its crew land there by parachute. With the help of some French civilians they try to escape over the demarcation line into the southern part of France, still not occup...

Sword of the Beast (1965) 7.6

Sword of the Beast (1965)

Gennosuke, a clan retainer, kills one of the clan ministers as part of a plot to achieve reform. He is pursued by his former comrades, each hoping to complete the vendetta put on Gennosuke by the clan. With the help of a...

Le Trou (1960) 8.5

Le Trou (1960)

Just as four cell-mates are about to launch their elaborate escape from a tiny cell, a detainee from a cell-block under repair is transferred in. The four all face certain conviction and long sentences. Does the young ne...

The Escapist (2008) 6.7

The Escapist (2008)

Frank Perry is an institutionalized convict fourteen years into a life sentence without parole. When his estranged daughter falls ill, he is determined to make peace with her before it's too late. He develops an ingeniou...

The Secret Ways (1961) 6

The Secret Ways (1961)

Vienna, 1956. After Soviet tanks crush the Hungarian uprising, soldier-of-fortune Mike Reynolds is hired to help a threatened Hungarian scientist (Prof. Jansci) escape from Budapest. He and Julia, the professor's daughte...

Skin Game (1971) 7

Skin Game (1971)

Quincy Drew and his black friend Jason O'Rourke have pulled off every dodge known for conning a well-heeled sucker, but it wasn't until they hit on the old skin game that they started to clean up. The game is simple. Jas...

Final Voyage (2019) 5.6

Final Voyage (2019)

Two outlaws on the run encounter an old abandoned spaceship in the desert. In the last minute they escape their pursuers into space and set off in search of a new home. More and more, however, they are drawn into fundame...

Writer’s Block (2019) -

Writer’s Block (2019)

A struggling writer. A mysterious man with a wad of cash. An unbelievable offer to collaborate with best-selling author Chester Everett McGraw. All Skip Larson must do is sever contact with the outside world for six mont...

His House (2020) 5.7

His House (2020)

A refugee couple makes a harrowing escape from war-torn South Sudan, but then they struggle to adjust to their new life in an English town that has an evil lurking beneath the surface.::Sundance Film Festival...

Agent Vinod (2012) 5.2

Agent Vinod (2012)

In Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhua, RAW Agent Vinod (Saif Ali Khan) is rescued by colleague Rajan (Ravi Kishan) from a rogue Pakistani army officer (Shahbaz Khan). In Russia/Uzbekistan, an ex-KGB Officer is tortured and mu...

Underdog (2007) 4.7

Underdog (2007)

A bomb-sniffing beagle is fired from the mayor's office for a faux pas. That night a mad scientist dognaps him and injects him with an elixir. The dog escapes, but now has superpowers. He's adopted by a security guard - ...

Archon Defender (2009) 7.1

Archon Defender (2009)

Archon Defender follows the path of a young woman, Colette, as she seeks her way through adversity to redemption, as the world she once knew is torn apart by war and tyranny. The Empress Lucia has risen to power in Echel...

Zero Bridge (2008) 5.9

Zero Bridge (2008)

A chance encounter between a teen pickpocket and one of his victims changes his plans to escape his dreary life.::Erika Benites...

Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! (2008) 7.7

Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! (2008)

Inspired by the incredible true story of Lucky Singh, an extremely charismatic and fearless confidence man and thief who socialized with the rich, famous and influential of Delhi society and then proceeded to rob them bl...

Trooper Hook (1957) 6.7

Trooper Hook (1957)

After a band of Indians kill a group of soldiers, Sergeant Hook captures them and their leader Nanches. Among the prisoners is Nanches' son and the boy's white mother captured by them nine years earlier. Hook's assignmen...

This Was America (2020) 5.9

This Was America (2020)

The year is 2030. Trump never left office after losing the 2020 election. The country is exactly as you would imagine. A father and daughter race to the boarder to escape the tyranny and to reunite with mom who has been ...

Tapeworm (2019) 6.4

Tapeworm (2019)

A hypochondriac, a failed comedian, a loner and two naive stoners seek an escape from their pitiful and mundane existence....

The Shade Shepherd (2019) 7.4

The Shade Shepherd (2019)

An adventure set in the late 80s, a psychiatrist leads his junkie older brother towards the Canadian border to escape a murder charge.::Oceanus...

Ek Tha Tiger (2012) 5.5

Ek Tha Tiger (2012)

In the dark world of intelligence and espionage, all information is guarded in the name of national security. But some stories escape the fiercely guarded classified files, stories that become legends. This is one such s...

Lupin III: Legend of the Gold of Babylon (1985) 6.3

Lupin III: Legend of the Gold of Babylon (1985)

In New York City, several stone tablets have been unearthed that tell a tale about the Gold of Babylon. 2 Mafia families are after it as well as Lupin the 3rd himself. An old drunken woman named Rosetta appears to know m...

Mumbai Diaries (2010) 7

Mumbai Diaries (2010)

The lives of 4 different people in the city of Mumbai get entwined by fate and luck; Shai - an investment banker with a penchant for photography, Arun - a lonely painter, Munna - the "dhobi" who aspires to become an acto...

Anything for Her (2008) 7.1

Anything for Her (2008)

Lisa and Julien are married and lead a happy uneventful life with their son Oscar. But their life radically changes one morning, when the police comes to arrest Lisa on murder charges. She's sentenced to 20 years of pris...

First Men in the Moon (1964) 6.6

First Men in the Moon (1964)

Based on the HG Wells story. The world is delighted when a space craft containing a crew made up of the world's astronauts lands on the moon, they think for the first time. But the delight turns to shock when the astrona...

Dunkirk (1958) 7

Dunkirk (1958)

Two stories in one, an easygoing British Corporal in France finds himself responsible for the lives of his men when their officer is killed. He has to get them back to Britain somehow. Meanwhile, British civilians are be...

The Storyteller: Greek Myths s1 e4 Daedalus & Icarus 7.9

The Storyteller: Greek Myths s1 e4 Daedalus & Icarus

Daedalus was the greatest craftsman in Greece. Unfortunately his skill did not rub off on his son, Icarus. Jealosy and frustration forces the pair into a life on the run. Cruel King Minos of Crete asks Daedalus to design...

Alone (2020) 6.1

Alone (2020)

A recently widowed traveler is kidnapped by a cold blooded killer, only to escape into the wilderness where she is forced to battle against the elements as her pursuer closes in on her....

Lonely Are the Brave (1962) 7.6

Lonely Are the Brave (1962)

In order to free his best friend Paul Bondi from jail, cowboy Jack Burns gets himself imprisoned only to find out that Bondi does not want to escape. Thus Burns breaks out on his own and is afterwards being chased in the...

The Hidden Fortress (1958) 8.1

The Hidden Fortress (1958)

The story follows two greedy peasants in feudal Japan, Tahei and Matashichi, who are returning home from a failed attempt to profit from a war between neighboring clans. En Route they encounter the remnants of the defeat...

‘G’ Men (1935) 7.2

‘G’ Men (1935)

It's the early days of the F.B.I. - federal agents working for the Department of Justice. Though they've got limited powers - they don't carry weapons and have to get local police approval for arrests - that doesn't stop...

Zarafa (2012) 7

Zarafa (2012)

The plot of the film has a grandfather telling his grand kids the story of Maki, a young boy who escapes from slave traders, befriends a giraffe (the title character), cross the desert, meet a pirate, and a few other thi...

War of the Colossal Beast (1958) 3.7

War of the Colossal Beast (1958)

A mysterious series of food truck robberies makes government officials doubt that the 60-foot tall Colossal Man is dead. He is discovered in a desolate mountain range in Mexico, insane and horribly disfigured. The milita...

Battle of the Coral Sea (1959) 5.6

Battle of the Coral Sea (1959)

In 1942 submarine commander Jeff Conway secretly photographs Japanese aircraft carriers in the Coral Sea.When his submarine is damaged Conway is forced to surrender to the Japanese.Taken to a Japanese interrogation camp ...

Mrs. Soffel (1984) 6.1

Mrs. Soffel (1984)

Peter Soffel is the stuffy warden of a remote American prison around the turn of the century. His wife, Kate, finds herself attracted to prisoner Ed Biddle. She abandons her husband and children to help Ed and his brothe...

The Legend of Tarzan (2016) 6.2

The Legend of Tarzan (2016)

Following his parents' death in Africa, John Clayton has been be raised by an ape, was known by the name Tarzan, but eventually left Africa and for his parents' home in England, along with the woman he fell in love with ...

Avenging Force (1986) 5.9

Avenging Force (1986)

Matt Hunter, a former Military Intelligence man who resigned so that he could take care of his sister following his parents' death, goes to visit Larry Richards, a friend who's running for the Senate. When he arrives he ...

Rio (2011) 6.9

Rio (2011)

In Rio de Janeiro, baby macaw, Blu, is captured by dealers and smuggled to the USA. While driving through Moose Lake, Minnesota, the truck that is transporting Blu accidentally drops Blu's box on the road. A girl, Linda,...

Star Light (2020) 5.5

Star Light (2020)

A teen's life is turned upside down when he helps a world-famous pop star on the run to escape her violent pursuers.::Orama Filmworks...