Tag: Italy

Dark Eyes (1987) 7.4

Dark Eyes (1987)

Aboard a ship early in the 20th-century, a middle-aged Italian tells his story of love to a Russian. In a series of flashbacks filmed almost entirely in creams, whites, and ochers, the clownish and superfluous Romano Pat...

Dracula’s Dog (1977) 4.4

Dracula’s Dog (1977)

Russian soldiers accidentally unleash the servant of Dracula, as well as his dog, during excavations of Romania. Together, they set out for America, to find the last descendant of the great Count....

#Anne Frank Parallel Stories (2019) 6.7

#Anne Frank Parallel Stories (2019)

One single Anne Frank moves us more than the countless others who suffered just as she did but whose faces have remained in the shadows-Primo Levi. The Oscar®-winning Helen Mirren will introduce audiences to Anne Frank's...

American Rickshaw (1989) 4.7

American Rickshaw (1989)

A Miami college student finds himself framed for the murder of an evangelist's son. He hooks up with an Asian witch and a stripper to find the real killer and clear his name.::[email protected]

The Silent Mountain (2014) 5.5

The Silent Mountain (2014)

How war affects the people in the spectacular Dolomiti Mountains at the outbreak of WWI between Italy and Austria-Hungary in 1915....

Tamango (1958) 6.6

Tamango (1958)

A Dutch slave captain, on a voyage to Cuba, faces a revolt fomented by a newly captured African slave, Tamango. The slaves capture the captain's mistress, forcing a showdown....

Lost and Beautiful (2015) 6.4

Lost and Beautiful (2015)

The foolish servant Pulcinella is sent from the depths of Mt. Vesuvius to present-day Campania to honor the last wishes of the poor shepherd Tommaso: his mission is to save a young buffalo called Sarchiapone. Pulcinella ...

The Mouth of the Wolf (2009) 6.7

The Mouth of the Wolf (2009)

The story of a criminal Vincenzo and his transsexual lover Mary, who waited for him for many years while he served his prison sentence.::Evil_Herbivore...

The Silence of Pelesjan (2011) 6.3
Rulers of the City (1976) 6

Rulers of the City (1976)

Tony, a mob loan collector, is dissatisfied with his station in life. Though he dreams of one day being rich, he is stuck with the dead-end job of beating up borrowers who fall behind in their payments. After meeting up ...

Danger: Diabolik (1968) 6.5

Danger: Diabolik (1968)

In psychedelic swinging 60s style, the dreaded thief Diabolik wreaks havoc on a generic European country for his own financial gain and amusement. He shares an extravagant underground lair (and a giant bed of money) with...

Back from Hell (2011) 2.9

Back from Hell (2011)

Six ex-classmates decide to spend some holidays together. To enjoy a short rest period and some amusement, they rent a manor house in the countryside, upon where to forget the raving madness of the city life. After they ...

The Devil’s Honey (1986) 5.4

The Devil’s Honey (1986)

Dr. Wendell is a troubled surgeon with a nagging wife, Carol, and a stressful hospital job, who botches a surgery on an injured young man, Johnny, who then dies under his care. The man's dangerously disturbed girlfriend,...

Macabre (1980) 6

Macabre (1980)

A New Orleans housewife leaves her daughter and son home alone to meet her lover. While with him, she receives a call that her son has died. Wreckless driving rushing to her house results in a horrible accident. The love...

Lucky and Zorba (1998) 7.1

Lucky and Zorba (1998)

A dying seagull entrusts her egg to a cat named Zorba, who promises three things: he won't eat the egg, he'll care for the egg, and he'll teach the baby seagull to fly....

Lola (1961) 7.5

Lola (1961)

Roland Cassard is a young man with no job and seemingly no prospects. By chance, he runs into his former girlfriend Cecile, who works as a dancer at a cabaret under the stage name Lola. She is now a single mom and works ...

The Executioner (1963) 8.1

The Executioner (1963)

The history starts with the main character (an old executioner in the Spain of early 60's) approaching retirement age. As his profession is not exactly what you could call "popular", he (a very gentle and nice man, carin...

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...

Shadow (2009) 5.4

Shadow (2009)

Soldier David missed biking while serving in Iraq. Finally at liberty, he bicycles in Europe, heading to Shadow when he stops at a bar and meets the beautiful Angeline. Troublemaker hunters Fred and Buck bother Angeline,...

Kill Them All and Come Back Alone (1968) 6.5

Kill Them All and Come Back Alone (1968)

During the Civil War, a band of soldiers-of-fortune, led by Clyde McKay, infiltrates a town occupied by the Confederate forces of General Hood. After causing a diversion, McKay's group brawls with Confederate soldiers an...

The Specialists (1969) 6.3

The Specialists (1969)

A chain mail-clad gunfighter contends with a pacifist sheriff, a seductive banker, a one-armed Mexican bandit, corrupt businessmen and hippies while trying to learn the secret of the money allegedly stolen by his lynched...

They Call Me Jeeg (2015) 7.1

They Call Me Jeeg (2015)

The film is a strange and anti-hero transposition of a very popular animated manga cartoon in the 80's called Steel Jeeg. Here, a young outlaw (Enzo) is somehow affected by radioactive waste in the Tiber waters in Rome. ...

Take It with You (2012) 7.6

Take It with You (2012)

In April 2009, Bryce Lemon and his sister Alyssa departed on what they hoped would be a spiritual journey around the world. But what they found was more human and real. From the Maleku Indians and Ancient Egyptians to th...

Black Jack (1968) 6.2

Black Jack (1968)

Following the robbery of a bank in the Wild West a gang gathers around Jack Murphy, their leader. Things go awry when Skinner, Reb, Mathias and the brothers, Bill and Gordon, realize Jack will divide the loot for his own...

Winnetou (1963) 6.9

Winnetou (1963)

The construction of the Great Western Railroad creates heavy conflict between the railway company and neighboring Indian tribes. Worse, criminal gang leader Santer sets his eyes on a gold mine located on holy Indian land...

Winnetou: The Red Gentleman (1964) 6.6

Winnetou: The Red Gentleman (1964)

When white settlers encroach on Indian lands, the Assiniboins declare war on the settlers. Apache chief Winnetou vows to help keep the peace between whites and natives. He saves the daughter of the Assiniboin chief and i...

The Sunday Woman (1975) 6.7

The Sunday Woman (1975)

Police commissioner Santamaria is investigating the murdering of the ambiguous architect Mr. Garrone. The investigations soon drive him into the Torino's high society. Santamaria suspect Anna Carla and at the same time f...

The Dust of Time (2008) 6.6

The Dust of Time (2008)

A, an American film director of Greek ancestry, is making a film that tells his story and the story of his parents. It is a tale that unfolds in Italy, Germany, Russia, Kazakhstan, Canada and the USA. The main character ...

The IX Olympiad in Amsterdam (1928) 6.1

The IX Olympiad in Amsterdam (1928)

A documentary on the 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam.::Anonymous...

Manon of the Spring (1986) 8

Manon of the Spring (1986)

In this, the sequel to Jean de Florette, Manon (Beart) has grown into a beautiful young shepherdess living in the idyllic Provencal countryside. She determines to take revenge upon the men responsible for the death of he...

Amarcord (1973) 7.9

Amarcord (1973)

One year in a small northern Italian coastal town in the late 1930s is presented. The slightly off-kilter cast of characters are affected by time and location, the social mores dictated largely by Catholicism and the nat...

State of Siege (1972) 7.8

State of Siege (1972)

In Uruguay in the early 1970s, an official of the US Agency for International Development (a group used as a front for training foreign police in counterinsurgency methods) is kidnapped by a group of urban guerillas. Usi...

Year of the Gun (1991) 5.6

Year of the Gun (1991)

David Raybourne is an American journalist covering political news in Italy during the 1970's. He is involved with the Red Brigades when trying to help a friend (Alison King), who photographed them in action and discovers...

Indiscretion of an American Wife (1953) 6.2

Indiscretion of an American Wife (1953)

A married American woman has gotten involved with another man while visiting relatives in Rome. She decides that the time has come to break off the relationship, and she makes plans to return home to her husband. But she...

Facing Windows (2003) 7.3

Facing Windows (2003)

Giovanna is a bookkeeper in a company which packs chickens. She is married to a man who has a precarious job. First she starts being curious about a young man who lives in the block opposite hers, and then she falls in l...

Jacob (1994) (TV) 6.5

Jacob (1994) (TV)

In the foreign land of Canaan lives Isaac, son of Abraham, with his clever, strong-willed wife Rebekah and his twin sons Esau and Jacob. The first-born, Esau, is a strong and fearless hunter with a voracious appetite for...

Miami Supercops (1985) 6.3

Miami Supercops (1985)

In 1978, $20 million was stolen from a Detroit bank. One of the robbers was caught, one was found dead, and the third disappeared. The money was never found. Seven years later, the robber who was caught was released from...

“Joseph” (1995) (mini) 7.6

“Joseph” (1995) (mini)

The story begins in Egypt, in the marketplace of Avaris where Joseph is sold as a slave to Potiphar, the Pharaoh's Chief Steward. Joseph, the favored son of the patriarch Jacob, was given into captivity by his own enviou...

“Abraham” (1993) (mini) 7.1

“Abraham” (1993) (mini)

The Old Testament story of Abraham and the trials he endures. Commanded by God to lead his family to the promised land of Canaan with the promise that if he does so, his descendants will become a great and numerous tribe...

“Moses” (1995) (mini) 6.7

“Moses” (1995) (mini)

A retelling of the Bible story. Pharaoh Ramses II decrees the death of all Hebrew children, but Moses, placed in a basket in the Nile by his mother, is taken by a royal Princess and raised as the brother of the heir to t...