Tag: island

Maine Ocean (1986) 6.8

Maine Ocean (1986)

"Maine-Ocean" is the name of a train that rides from Paris to Saint-Nazaire (near the ocean). In that train, Dejanira, a Brazilian, has a brush with the two ticket inspectors. Mimi, another traveler and also a lawyer, he...

Deadly Isolation (2005) (TV) 5.4

Deadly Isolation (2005) (TV)

Crafty Patrick Carlson and his violent accomplice Kyle Mumford have hidden in the woods up north for months after pulling off a major diamonds robbery in San Fracisco. They hoped to collect the loot from a third accompli...

Beach Red (1967) 6.3

Beach Red (1967)

American Marines storm ashore on a Japanese-held island and push inland while their enemy plans a counterattack, in this look at warfare. Fighting men on both sides are haunted by memories of home and the horrifying, sic...

Siempre, Luis (2020) 6.2

Siempre, Luis (2020)

An immigrant from Puerto Rico is determined to bring the musical 'Hamilton' to his island home....

The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996) 4.6

The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996)

Set in the year 2010, Dr. Moreau has successfully combined human and animal DNA to make a crossbreed animal. Well, as usual, something goes wrong and David Thewlis must try to stop it before it is too late. Originally ra...

Dear Diary (1993) 7.3

Dear Diary (1993)

Nanni Moretti directs himself playing himself in this wry look at life. Presented in three chapters, Moretti uses the experiences of traveling on his motor-scooter, cruising with his friend around a set of remote islands...

The Flight of the Eagle (1982) 7.1

The Flight of the Eagle (1982)

The Swedish 19th century engineer S. A. Andrée sets out to become the first man on the north pole. His idea is to launch a polar expedition using a hydrogen balloon, together with two friends. The balloon, "The Eagle", t...

The Island (2006) 7.9

The Island (2006)

Somewhere in Northern Russia in a small Russian Orthodox monastery lives an unusual man whose bizarre conduct confuses his fellow monks, while others who visit the island believe that the man has the power to heal, exorc...

Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury (2011) (V) 7.6

Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury (2011) (V)

The Viking town of Berk, now enjoying its new alliance with the dragons, is preparing for its annual winter holiday of Snoggletog. However, that spirit is threatened when all the dragons, except Toothless who needs Hiccu...

Prisoners of the Sun (1990) 6.3

Prisoners of the Sun (1990)

The island of Ambon in Indonesia, 1945. During the War, the number of Australian POWs on the island had dropped from 1100 to less than 300 due to abuses by their Japanese captors. Capt. Cooper is the chief prosecutor. In...

The Island of Cats (2019) 6.7

The Island of Cats (2019)

A seventy-year-old widowed man named Daikichi lives on a small island with his beloved pet cat. He is a local, a native, enjoys his home and spending time with that cat and old friends. His own son has done what many loc...

The Light at the Edge of the World (1971) 6.1

The Light at the Edge of the World (1971)

Pirates take over a lighthouse on a rocky island. They then execute a devious plan to cause ships to run aground, pillaging their wrecks. A lone member of the lighthouse crew survives, and he deperately fights their plot...

Blue Lagoon: The Awakening (2012) (TV) 5.5

Blue Lagoon: The Awakening (2012) (TV)

In this passionate modern day retelling of the classic novel, Emmaline Robinson and Dean McMullen are on two opposing sides of their high school world. But when they are caught in a storm at sea during a Caribbean field ...

A Murder of Crows (1998) 6.4

A Murder of Crows (1998)

After a lawyer gets disbarred, he goes off to write a book about his experience. He meets a man who lets him read his manuscript. The man dies and the lawyer passes the book off as his. Just when the book becomes a big s...

Satan’s Little Helper (2004) 5.3

Satan’s Little Helper (2004)

During Halloween, theater student Jenna Whooly returns to Bell Island to spend the holiday with her family and her boyfriend Alex Martin, a classmate of hers who was also raised on the island. Her younger brother Douglas...

The Lost Empire (1984) 4.6

The Lost Empire (1984)

After officer Rob Wolfe is killed trying to stop a gang of ninjas from robbing a jewelery store, his sister, officer Angel Wolfe, vows to avenge his death. Her investigation leads her to the mysterious Dr. Sin Do, who is...

Gale Force (2002) (V) 3.8

Gale Force (2002) (V)

A new reality-style game show, "Treasure Hunt" has invited a cast of contestants, including a Los Angeles cop who's joined to try and make up for an earlier PR blunder, to a tropical island to hunt for a buried treasure ...

Death Force (1978) 5.4

Death Force (1978)

After being left for dead, the man is rescued by two Japanese soldiers, living on a remote island, who teach him the ways of the samurai. Upon returning to the USA, he quickly exacts a bloody revenge on his tormentors an...

Johnny Allegro (1949) 6.3

Johnny Allegro (1949)

Los Angeles hotel lobby florist Johnny Allegro is a man with a secret: he's a former criminal who escaped from Sing Sing prison. However, Johnny went straight and became a legitimate businessman. One day, a high-class, w...

“Anne of Green Gables” (1985) (mini) 8.5

“Anne of Green Gables” (1985) (mini)

At the turn of the century on Prince Edward Island, Matthew Cuthbert and his sister Marilla decide to take on an orphan boy as help for their farm. But they get an unexpected jolt when they're mistakenly sent a girl inst...

Beast of Blood (1970) 5

Beast of Blood (1970)

A mad scientist creates a monster, but after its head is cut off, he keeps it alive in a serum he has invented.::Anonymous...

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009) 6.9

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)

Flint Lockwood thinks he's a genius. But none of the things he invented are things that make sense or are useful. However, he has the support of his mother but when she dies, he's left alone with his father who thinks he...

The Tempest (2010) 5.3

The Tempest (2010)

In Writer, Producer, and Director Julie Taymor's version of "The Tempest", the main character is now a woman named Prospera (Dame Helen Mirren). Going back to the sixteenth or seventeenth century, women practicing the ma...

Surf Ninjas (1993) 5.1

Surf Ninjas (1993)

Brothers Johnny, an adolescent surf talent, and Adam, a preadolescent video-game addict, grow up care-free in California as adopted sons of Marines veteran Mac, inseparable friends of wacky local lout Iggy. Colonel Chi's...

Finis terrae (1929) 7.2

Finis terrae (1929)

Finis Terræ is a 1929 French silent drama film written and directed by Jean Epstein. The story centres on a small group of men harvesting seaweed off the coast of Brittany, and the problems which arise when one of them g...

Blood Rain (2005) 6.7

Blood Rain (2005)

Blood Rain tells the story of a slew of grisly murders plaguing a small, fairly isolated island village. However, it's not just the mounting death toll that's causing residents to worry, but the sadistic, methodical way ...

Passion Island (2012) 2.8

Passion Island (2012)

Johanna, an environmentalist believes Simon is brewing something vicious at the expense of the environment and return to Passion Island to disrupt his project; Yu is working hard to revive the love between him and his es...

Moana (2016) 7.6

Moana (2016)

Moana Waialiki is a sea voyaging enthusiast and the only daughter of a chief in a long line of navigators. When her island's fishermen can't catch any fish and the crops fail, she learns that the demigod Maui caused the ...

The Great Alligator (1979) 4.6

The Great Alligator (1979)

A tourist resort in Africa finds itself at the mercy of a huge man-eating crocodile from a local native legend which the croc is the incarnation of a native god angered by the intrusion of the tourists on its nesting gro...

The Return (2003) 8

The Return (2003)

The events of the film unfold over six days and tell about the mysterious journey of a strange man and his two teenage sons who had never seen him before. Vanya and Andrey, for how long they remember, lived with their mo...

And Then There Were None (1945) 7.5

And Then There Were None (1945)

Seven guests, a newly hired personal secretary and two staff are gathered for a weekend on an isolated island by the hosts, the Owens, who are delayed. At dinner, a record is played and the host's message alleges that al...

Zombie Spring Breakers (2016) 3.2

Zombie Spring Breakers (2016)

A group of young people head to Ibiza for the holiday of a lifetime - all the sun, sea, and sex, they can handle. If only there wasn't a zombie outbreak getting in the way....

The Walking Dead s10 e13 What We Become 8.1

The Walking Dead s10 e13 What We Become

Virgil and Michonne travel a boat to the island where he lives with his family and where Michonne expects to get weapons for the survivors. But soon she is drugged, locked in a cell and learns that she was lured by Virgi...

Who Finds a Friend Finds a Treasure (1981) 7.2

Who Finds a Friend Finds a Treasure (1981)

Alan gets a map to some war treasure which the Japanese army left behind on a small Pacific island at the end of World War II. But some gangsters try to steal the map from him and so he hides on Charlie's boat which just...

A Christmas Cruise (2017) (TV) 4.7

A Christmas Cruise (2017) (TV)

When her best friend invites her along on a holiday-themed sail, an aspiring novelist unexpectedly finds the love of her life onboard.::imdb-60...

Along the Coast (1958) 7.3

Along the Coast (1958)

Tongue-in-cheek look at the French Riviera, especially in summer when it overflows with tourists. Reviews its history and famous visitors; displays its faux-exotic buildings, its crowded beaches, its trees and monuments;...

Inuyasha the Movie 4: Fire on the Mystic Island (2004) 7.4

Inuyasha the Movie 4: Fire on the Mystic Island (2004)

50 years ago, Inuyasha was marked with a blood scar on his back, and as of yet, he hasn't gotten revenge. He encounters children with the same scar desperate to find a way to escape. Inuyasha and his friends is taken to ...

Hierro-2009 5.7

Hierro-2009

After her son goes missing, a broken mother returns months later to the island of El Hierro to identify a body. She finds out her son is not the only one missing.::Dave Vissers...

Utøya: July 22-2018 7.3

Utøya: July 22-2018

A teenage girl struggles to survive and to find her younger sister during the July 2011 terrorist mass murder at a political summer camp on the Norwegian island of Utøya....

Fantasy Island-2020 4.6

Fantasy Island-2020

The enigmatic Mr. Roarke makes the secret dreams of his lucky guests come true at a luxurious but remote tropical resort. But when the fantasies turn into nightmares, the guests have to solve the island's mystery in orde...