Tag: France

La femme publique (1984) 6.5

La femme publique (1984)

An unexperienced young actress is invited to play a role in a film based on Dostoyevsky's 'The Possessed'. The film director, a Czech immigrant in Paris, takes over her life, and in a short time she is unable to draw the...

Je t’aime moi non plus (1976) 6

Je t’aime moi non plus (1976)

The petite waitress Johnny works and lives in a truck-stop, where she's lonely and longs for love. She develops a crush on the garbage truck driver Krassky, although her sleazy boss Boris warns her that he's gay. Maybe b...

Mayerling (1968) 6.3

Mayerling (1968)

It's the late nineteenth century Austria. The Emperor Franz-Joseph and his son, the Crown Prince, Archduke Rudolf, have never seen eye to eye. While the Emperor retains the traditions of the empire in the rapidly changin...

Diary of a Chambermaid (1964) 7.5

Diary of a Chambermaid (1964)

Celestine, the chambermaid, has new job on the country. The Monteils, who she works for are a group of strange people. The wife is frigid, her husband is always hunting (both animals and women) and her father is a shoe-f...

Between Your Legs (1999) 6.2

Between Your Legs (1999)

Miranda is a crew member of a nightly radio programmme. She and her husband Felix, a cop, are parents of a girl. Miranda's daily dog walking strolls are excuses to pursue sexual encounters with men, who she readily disca...

Mechanic: Resurrection (2016) 5.7

Mechanic: Resurrection (2016)

Arthur Bishop, the master assassin who faked his death in hopes of putting that part of his ;life behind him, now lives a quiet life in Rio. But someone who knows who he is shows up and tells him, that if he wants to con...

March of the Penguins 2: The Next Step (2017) 6.6

March of the Penguins 2: The Next Step (2017)

A young penguin, driven by his instinct, embarks on his first major trip to an unknown destination.::Andres Nuñez...

Anna (1951) 6.7

Anna (1951)

Anna, a former sexy nightclub dancer who has become a hospital nurse, is on the verge of taking the veil. One day, She recognizes Andrea, her former fiancé, among the patients. Her troubled past suddenly comes back to he...

Coup de Torchon (1981) 7.5

Coup de Torchon (1981)

1938, in a French african colony. Lucien Cordier is the cop of this village, populated with blacks and a few whites (usually racialist and lustful). He is a washout, everyone (including his wife Huguette) humiliates him....

Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004) 6

Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004)

This story picks up four weeks after the first movie, and already Bridget Jones (Renée Zellweger) is becoming uncomfortable in her relationship with Mark Darcy (Colin Firth). Apart from discovering that he's a conservati...

Entre Nous (1983) 7.1

Entre Nous (1983)

In 1942 in occupied France, a Jewish refugee marries a soldier to escape deportation to Germany. Meanwhile a wealthy art student loses her first husband to a stray Resistance bullet; at the Liberation she meets an actor,...

Inferno (1999) 5.2

Inferno (1999)

Eddie Lomax (Van Damme) is a vetern soldier sick of life, wandering the desert looking for a reason to die. An incident with a few thugs from the nearby town who steal Eddies motorbike and beat him almost to death, start...

Tristana (1970) 7.5

Tristana (1970)

When the young woman Tristana's mother dies, she is entrusted to the guardianship of the well-respected though old Don Lope. Don Lope is well-liked and well-known because of his honorable nature, despite his socialistic ...

Fire Will Come (2019) 6.9

Fire Will Come (2019)

O que Arde ("Lo que Arde" in Spanish, "What It Burns" in English) is a rural drama that follows Amador, a forty-something arsonist who is free from jail after to accomplish two-thirds of his imprisonment to burn an entir...

Unknown (2011) 6.8

Unknown (2011)

A biochemist and his dishy wife arrive in Berlin for a conference at which a scientist and his controversial Arab funder will announce breakthrough research. While his wife checks into the hotel, he grabs a cab to return...

The Last Train (1973) 6.9

The Last Train (1973)

May 1940 - Germany invades Europe, people panic and try to flee by any means possible. In France, Julien, a radio repairman, boards a train with his wife and child. As the men are placed in cattle cars with only the wome...

Dangerous Moves (1984) 6.8

Dangerous Moves (1984)

Two masters of chess duel each other not only in their game but also in their different ideologies. The veteran Akiva is a Soviet Jew and ferocious Communist, master of his game but also dealing with a declining health w...

Suzanne’s Career (1963) 7

Suzanne’s Career (1963)

In the second of Rohmer's moral tales, he examines the relationship between two friends and a girl who at first appears easily exploited. It is a complex tale of feelings and misconceptions, acted out within the head of ...

The Bakery Girl of Monceau (1963) 7.4

The Bakery Girl of Monceau (1963)

Early new wave effort from Rohmer which was the first of his six moral tales. It concerns a young man who approaches a girl in the street, but after several days without seeing her again, he becomes involved with the gir...

The Piano Teacher (2001) 7.5

The Piano Teacher (2001)

Erika Kohut is a pianist, teaching music. Schubert and Schumann are her forte, but she's not quite at concert level. She's approaching middle age, living with her mother who is domineering then submissive; Erika is a vic...

That Most Important Thing: Love (1975) 7.3

That Most Important Thing: Love (1975)

Servais Mont, a photographer, meets Nadine Chevalier who earns her money starring in cheap soft-core movies. Trying to help her, he borrows the money from the loan sharks to finance the theatrical production of 'Richard ...

The Stranger (1991) 8.1

The Stranger (1991)

A well-off family is paid an unexpected, and rather unwanted, visit by a man claiming to be the woman's long-lost uncle. The initial suspicion with which they greet the man slowly dissolves as he regales them with storie...

Routine Pleasures (1986) 6.9

Routine Pleasures (1986)

What do a club devoted to model trains and the legendary film critic and painter Manny Farber have in common? These two story lines intersect in an attempt to recreate the past....

The Counterfeiters of Paris (1961) 7.1

The Counterfeiters of Paris (1961)

"Le Dabe" retired many years ago and now he lives in the Tropics where he owns stables and horses. He is a very rich man. He was the king of all money counterfeiters. He is contacted from Paris to organize a new job. He ...

Game Girls (2018) 6.8

Game Girls (2018)

Game Girls follows Teri and her girlfriend Tiahna as they navigate their relationship through the chaotic world of Los Angeles' Skid Row, aka the "homeless capital of the U.S." A dilemma fuels the tension between the two...

Boiling Point (1993) 5

Boiling Point (1993)

Red is an aging scam-artist who's just been released from prison together with Ronnie, a young and not-so-bright hoodlum who is easily manipulated. Their new business is to organize fake-money sales and then kill the buy...

Summer of 85 (2020) 6.8

Summer of 85 (2020)

What do you dream of when you're 16 years old and in a seaside resort in Normandy in the 1980s? A best friend? A lifelong teen pact? Scooting off on adventures on a boat or a motorbike? Living life at breakneck speed? No...

The Soft Skin (1964) 7.5

The Soft Skin (1964)

Pierre Lachenay, a middle-aged, well-known publisher and lecturer, is married to Franca, an unbalanced woman, and father of Sabine, a 10-year-old girl. While traveling to Lisbon for a lecture, Pierre Lachenay has a one n...

The Lookout (2012) 5.7

The Lookout (2012)

Chief Inspector Mattei and his team identifies bank robbers In Paris. They keep the group under surveillance and when they heist a bank, they are ready to arrest the criminals. However, the sniper Vincent Kaminski surpri...

Let’s Be Friends (2005) 6

Let’s Be Friends (2005)

One is too shy to start a relationship, other too unsettled to stay in one. Will their friendship help them to find the right woman for both?::Geo...

Three Lives and Only One Death (1996) 6.9

Three Lives and Only One Death (1996)

Take a walk into the dreamlike world of filmmaker Raul Ruiz as he takes us to Paris for a twisting ride. Four strangely symmetrical stories unfold involving love, lust, crime, and time....

Beautiful Lies (2010) 6.5

Beautiful Lies (2010)

Following a breakdown, multi-lingual Jean quits his job as a UNESCO translator to become handyman at Emilie's hair salon. Smitten by her he writes her a love letter but she thinks it comes from an elderly admirer and sen...

Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s Treasure Island (2018) 6.6

Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s Treasure Island (2018)

In the story, Doraemon, Nobita, Shizuka, Gian, and Suneo set out on an adventure in the Caribbean Sea. Nobita is the captain of a ship and fights his enemies on board. Shizuka gets kidnapped, and a storm impedes their jo...

Black Beauty (2020) 6.4

Black Beauty (2020)

A wild horse and a teenage girl forge an unbreakable bond which keeps them connected for a lifetime....

Madame Butterfly (2009) 6
His Mother’s Eyes (2011) 6

His Mother’s Eyes (2011)

Torn apart by ambition? An investigative writer's next target is a famed anchorwoman, whose daughter travels from Spain after attending the daughter's father's funeral. A boxer is training for a fight under the watchful ...

Ceasefire (2016) 5.9

Ceasefire (2016)

In the early 1920s, Georges Laffont, traumatized by the horrific trench warfar, decides to leave his life behind and travel to West Africa into the vast territories of Upper Volta in the company of Diofo, artist and also...

The Best Is Yet to Come (2019) 6.4

The Best Is Yet to Come (2019)

Arthur Dreyfus and César Montesiho are two different men and two lifelong friends from the school times: while Arthur is a neurotic chemical teacher in a university hospital divorced of his wife Virginie and with a stran...

Berlin Alexanderplatz (2020) 6.8

Berlin Alexanderplatz (2020)

A modern adaptation of one of the greatest twentieth-century novels.::Beta Cinema...

Wesh, Wesh, What’s Happening? (2001) 6.8

Wesh, Wesh, What’s Happening? (2001)

Kamel, a young man from the french ghetto, near Paris, is coming back to France. He was arrested for dealing drugs, he spent five years in jail and was banned from France for two years. He tries, with his family's suppor...