Tag: France

Ava Gardner: Life is Bigger Than Movies (2017) (TV) 6.5

Ava Gardner: Life is Bigger Than Movies (2017) (TV)

A barefoot contessa, a screwed-up princess, an exquisite drunk, a bawdy aristocrat, a nightmare for puritanical America and the moguls of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Ava Gardner never stopped loving those she loved. She turned ...

Tiko and the Shark (1962) 7.4

Tiko and the Shark (1962)

Story about a young boy who make friends with a baby shark. He introduces the shark to his girl friend and the shark is his pet. A decade later they reunite and now they are husband and wife and the shark becomes friends...

New Order (2020) 6.3

New Order (2020)

A lavish high-society wedding unexpectedly turns into a class struggle that leads to a violent coup....

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...

Nobody’s Children (1951) 6.7

Nobody’s Children (1951)

The tragic love story between Guido, the owner of a marble quarry and Luisa, the humble daughter of one of his employees, ends up in her giving birth to a baby boy. Giulio's mother is against them: at first she takes her...

The Mark of the Angels – Miserere (2013) 5.7

The Mark of the Angels – Miserere (2013)

When a truck trafficking children is intercepted in the desert by the army, one of the traffickers is captured. Interpol agent Frank Salek comes to the police station with his partner to interrogate the prisoner. However...

Chic! (2015) 5.4

Chic! (2015)

Alicia, a designer for a haute couture fashion house, lacks inspiration to create a new collection after a bitter breakup. To save the show, her bitter director quickly comes up with a solution to restore Alicia's creati...

Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1997) 8

Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1997)

In 1966, Dieter Dengler was shot down over Laos, captured, and, down to 85 pounds, escaped. Barefoot, surviving monsoons, leeches, and machete-wielding villagers, he was rescued. Now, near 60, living on Mt. Tamalpais, De...

Tasting Menu (2013) 5.6

Tasting Menu (2013)

As one of the world's best restaurants opens for its final evening, a couple in the midst of a divorce who made their reservation a year ago (before separating) reunite for a once-in-lifetime meal.::Anonymous...

Oxygen (2021) -

Oxygen (2021)

A woman who wakes in a cryogenic chamber with no recollection of how she got there, must find a way out before running out of air....

Sometimes in April (2005) (TV) 7.9

Sometimes in April (2005) (TV)

When the Hutu nationalists raised arms against their Tutsi countrymen in Rwanda in April 1994, the violent uprising marked the beginning of one of the darkest times in African history which resulted in the deaths of almo...

Howard Zinn: A People’s History of the United States (2016) 6.8

Howard Zinn: A People’s History of the United States (2016)

With the tremendous success of his book, A People's History of the United States, Howard Zinn radically changed the way Americans see themselves. His friend Noam Chomsky says that Zinn litteraly transformed a generation'...

Madame Claude (1977) 4.7

Madame Claude (1977)

Based on a true story. Madame Claude, a well connected Parisienne with dark past, runs a network of high-class call girls. She sends her girls to any place in the world to satisfy sexual desires of wealthy and powerful m...

Betty: They Say I’m Different (2017) 6.3

Betty: They Say I’m Different (2017)

Funk Queen Betty Davis changed the landscape for female artists in America. She "was the first..." as former husband Miles Davis said. "Madonna before Madonna, Prince before Prince". An aspiring songwriter from a small s...

Adopt a Daddy (2019) 5.5

Adopt a Daddy (2019)

Damien is a pawn in a primary school, and leads a quiet life. To rescue one of his young students, Bahzad, and his mother from imminent expulsion from the land, Damien reconnects with his parents' militant past and convi...

Ridicule (1996) 7.4

Ridicule (1996)

In the periwigged and opulent France of Louis XVI, an unwitting nobleman soon discovers that survival at court demands both a razor wit and an acid tongue....

Mobile Home (2012) 6.5

Mobile Home (2012)

After having broken up with his girlfriend and left his job, Simon has come back to his small hometown in the countryside, where he meets up again with his old friend Julien. The two thirty-year-old, unemployed and idle ...

The Treasure of San Gennaro (1966) 7.1

The Treasure of San Gennaro (1966)

An American gangster in Italy enlists a local gang to help him steal the treasure of Naples' patron saint....

To Life (2014) 6.3

To Life (2014)

Helen, Rose and Lili have survived the Holocaust and have never seen each other since the war has ended. In 1960, they meet again in Berck, France. They learn to enjoy together simple pleasures in life: nice meals, balla...

Divorce Club (2020) 5

Divorce Club (2020)

After 5 years of marriage, Ben is still madly in love. Until the day he discovers in public that his wife is cheating on him: humiliated and dumped in the process.::vumoostream...

Himalaya (1999) 7.5

Himalaya (1999)

An aging chief's last stand, lessons for the new, and the education of a young chief-to-be played against harsh Nature in Nepal's Dolpo. When his son dies returning from Tibet's salt lakes, Tinle blames Karma, his son's ...

The American Beauty (1961) 6.3

The American Beauty (1961)

Marcel, a simple-minded factory worker, is tricked into buying a high-priced American convertible by a widow determined not to let it fall into the hands of her late husband's secretary/secret lover. Once in possession o...

Wedding Unplanned (2017) 6.2

Wedding Unplanned (2017)

When Alexia finds a business card for a wedding planner in her boyfriend Mathias's pocket, she assumes that he is planning a proposal and instantly says yes. However, the business card was actually for Mathias's mistress...

The Essence of Forms (2010) 7.3
Trouble for the Legion (1953) 5.7
Rock the Casbah (2013) 6.5

Rock the Casbah (2013)

The patriarch in a family of 4 daughters dies suddenly, prompting a reunion between all his children, some of whom haven't seen each other for a long time. In the midst of their mourning for him, secrets are revealed and...

And Tomorrow the Entire World (2020) 6.1

And Tomorrow the Entire World (2020)

Luisa is a 20-year-old law student from Mannheim, Germany. As the political right rises in popularity, Luisa joins Antifa, through her friend Batte. She starts to live in a commune, where she meets Alfa and Lenor. Togeth...

Camus (2010) (TV) 6.4

Camus (2010) (TV)

A romantic, a scoundrel, a private man... The touching and absurd story of the philosopher Albert Camus as seen through they eyes of the many women in his life....

Anna (2015) 5.9

Anna (2015)

Anna, mother of three, has lived for forty years in her corner of hell. She was an impertinent and unfortunate girl, but by now she has become a generous woman, perhaps far too tolerant. She is a prisoner of her own duti...

Diary of a Pregnant Woman (1958) 6.7

Diary of a Pregnant Woman (1958)

A pregnant filmmaker takes us to rue Mouffetard, "la Mouffe," in the Latin Quarter of Paris for a mix of documentary footage and imagined scenes. Vignettes or chapters unfold - on the feeling of nature, on pregnancy, on ...

The So-called Caryatids (1984) 7.1

The So-called Caryatids (1984)

A documentary of the caryatids in Paris accompanied by the poetry of Baudelaire and the music of Offenbach.::Anonymous...

The Art Dealer (2015) 5.8

The Art Dealer (2015)

A who-done-it about misappropriation of Jewish-owned art treasures during the period leading-up to World War II. A third-generation descendant overcomes seemingly insurmountable obstacles and deception to uncover betraya...

The Creatures (1966) 6.5

The Creatures (1966)

A young mute woman, living in a small village, is expecting a baby. Her husband is at the same time writing a novel and using the villagers as his characters. In the creative process, reality and imagination are constant...

Elsa la rose (1966) 6.8

Elsa la rose (1966)

The story of a poet's (Louis Aragon) love for his wife, the writer Elsa Triolet.::Anonymous...

Hunting and Gathering (2007) 6.8

Hunting and Gathering (2007)

When Camille (Audrey Tautou) falls ill, she is forced to live with Philibert and Franck (Guillaume Canet). A moving trio story.::Anonymous...

Lazzarella (1957) 6.6

Lazzarella (1957)

Luciano teaches mathematics to Sandra to help her in school and they fall in love. Sandra has another suitor, it is Nicola, who is also rich. Then Luciano meets the French Brigitte and she wants him to come with her to P...

11.6 (2013) 5.7

11.6 (2013)

Toni Musulin has worked as a security guard on an armored truck for 10 years. One day, with 11.6 million Euros on board, he drives off without his two colleagues, committing the "heist of the century". Having spent one y...

The Man Who Loved Women (1977) 7.4

The Man Who Loved Women (1977)

Bertrand Morane's burial is attended by all the women the forty-year-old engineer loved. We then flash back to Bertrand's life and love affairs, told by himself while writing an autobiographical novel. A film about roman...

Little Vampire (2020) 6.8

Little Vampire (2020)

A friendship forms between a never-aging 10-year-old vampire and an orphan schoolboy, but a moon headed monster throws obstacles in their paths....