Tag: pursuit

Those Who Wish Me Dead (2021) 6.4

Those Who Wish Me Dead (2021)

A teenage murder witness finds himself pursued by twin assassins in the Montana wilderness with a survival expert tasked with protecting him -- and a forest fire threatening to consume them all.::Anonymous...

The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) 6.6

The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)

To ensure a full profitable season, circus manager Brad Braden engages The Great Sebastian, though this moves his girlfriend Holly from her hard-won center trapeze spot. Holly and Sebastian begin a dangerous one-upmanshi...

The Great Manhunt (1950) 7.1

The Great Manhunt (1950)

Visiting in England, famed American surgeon Doctor John Marlowe is decoyed to a middle European country, and discovers the operation he is to perform is on the Vosnian dictator. When the latter dies, he is replaced by a ...

None But the Lonely Heart (1944) 6.5

None But the Lonely Heart (1944)

A sickly English woman runs a store by herself, while her irresponsible son travels aimlessly, refusing to contact her. When told that his mother has cancer, the young man comes home, reforms himself, and helps his mom r...

Shoot to Kill (1988) 6.8

Shoot to Kill (1988)

Sidney Poitier returned to the big screen in this action-thriller, after a decade-long absence. When a cunning murderer vanishes into the rugged mountains of the Pacific Northwest, pursuing FBI agent Warren Stantin (Poit...

Phantasm II (1988) 6.5

Phantasm II (1988)

Mike is released from psychiatry, when he agrees with the doctors that the terrible happenings in his past were just in his imagination. But once he's free, he contacts Redge and they team up to hunt down and eliminate t...

The Belstone Fox (1973) 6.5

The Belstone Fox (1973)

Based on the novel "The Ballad of the Belstone Fox", this heartwarming film chronicles the life of a fox much smarter than the dogs that hunt him. In fact, they never could catch him!::Fryingham...

Return to Macon County (1975) 5.6

Return to Macon County (1975)

Two small-town young men, drag racer Bo and mechanic Harley, embark on a road trip from Georgia to California with the intention of entering the Grand National Championship drag races in California. But it's not long bef...

Les Miserables (1978) (TV) 7.3

Les Miserables (1978) (TV)

In late eighteenth century France, in the middle of the French Revolution, the unemployed woodman Jean Valjean (Richard Jordan) is arrested for stealing bread to feed his family and sentenced to five years in prison in T...

Jaguar Lives! (1979) 4.2

Jaguar Lives! (1979)

The world's new Karate hero (Joe Lewis) is out to stop drug dealers, gangs, and help save the world from an evil con (Sir Christopher Lee).::...

Riding with Sugar (2020) 3.3

Riding with Sugar (2020)

Once a scholarship student with a great future, Joshua dreams of winning a BMX cycling championship as a means to finding a better life, but fate intervenes in the form of an accident that shatters his knee. He is given ...

Underground (1976) 6.9

Underground (1976)

It's the mid 1970s and the Weather Underground Organization (WUO), a radical (and violent) offshoot of the Students for a Democratic Society, explains to leftist filmmakers the difficulties and experiences of being under...

Mirch Masala (1987) 7.7

Mirch Masala (1987)

In colonial India, subedars (tax collectors) went from village to village with soldiers, often demanding more than taxes. A subedar commands Sonbai, a beautiful and confident woman whose husband is away in the city, to s...

Kontroll (2003) 7.6

Kontroll (2003)

Ghost trains and ghostly characters, figuratively speaking of course, are what run through the perpetual night of this underground metro system. Bulcsú's (Sándor Csányi) life that once was, on the surface, where the real...

Bahut Hua Sammaan (2020) 7.3

Bahut Hua Sammaan (2020)

Best-friends Paresh and Ghanshyam, aka Bony and Fundoo are part-time engineering students and smalltime conmen. That is before they get the chance of a lifetime to rob the bank on their college campus. Armed with the mas...

The Chaser (2008) 7.8

The Chaser (2008)

Joong-ho is a dirty detective turned pimp in financial trouble as several of his girls have recently disappeared without clearing their debts. While trying to track them down, he finds a clue that the vanished girls were...

Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 (1983) 3.6

Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 (1983)

Big Enos and Little Enos have opened a seafood restaurant and want to promote it in their usual fashion. The Bandit is unavailable this time, though, so they enlist Buford. "Trigger" is brought out of mothballs, a large ...

One-Eyed Jacks (1961) 7.1

One-Eyed Jacks (1961)

Running from the law after a bank robbery in Mexico, Dad Longworth finds an opportunity to take the stolen gold and leave his partner Rio to be captured. Years later, Rio escapes from the prison where he has been since, ...

The Grave (1996) 5.7

The Grave (1996)

Two convicts (Craig Sheffer, Josh Charles) learn from another convict that a treasure was buried with a dead millionaire. When they escape, they get tied up with some other good old boys and an ex-girl friend (Gabrille A...

The Angel Levine (1970) 5.9

The Angel Levine (1970)

Morris Mishkin is a elderly religious Jew in New York. His wife Fanny is very ill. He's a tailor, but he can't work because his back has given out. He doesn't even have enough money for Fanny's medicine. Finally, a black...

“Cops” (1989) 7

“Cops” (1989)

Follows real-life law enforcement officers from various regions and departments of the US armed with nothing but with cameras to capture their actions....

Gone Fishin’-1997 4.9

Gone Fishin’-1997

Two working-class buddies, Joe and Gus, win a contest and get a free fishing trip. When they arrive, everything goes wrong - hurricanes, stolen car, blow-ups and other catastrophes follow them....

True Crime-1995 5.3

True Crime-1995

Mary Giordano is a bright, intelligent student who goes to a catholic school. She also has an addiction to mystery novels and detective magazines (hence the title of the movie), which inspire her to do her own detective ...

The Rendezvous-2016 5

The Rendezvous-2016

RACHEL, a Jewish-American doctor, and JAKE, an Arab-American government bureaucrat, go on a goose chase across the Middle East trying to solve the mysterious death of Rachel's treasure hunting brother. From Los Angeles t...

Behold a Pale Horse-1964 6.8

Behold a Pale Horse-1964

Famous Spanish bandit Artiguez returns to his native Spanish village after 20 years in French exile but Spanish cop Vinolas is setting a trap for him.::nufs68...

Heartthrob-2017 5.5

Heartthrob-2017

Sam Maddox, a troubled girl whose father committed suicide, has earned a reputation at her high school for being a bit promiscuous. When Sam begins seeing brilliant, MIT-bound Henry Sinclair, the two opposites really att...

Knives Out-2019 8.1

Knives Out-2019

When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig) is mysteriously enlisted to ...

Harriet-2019 5.5

Harriet-2019

Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, Harriet tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes. ...

King Kong-1933 7.9

King Kong-1933

Carl Denham needs to finish his movie and has the perfect location; Skull Island. But he still needs to find a leading lady. This 'soon-to-be-unfortunate' soul is Ann Darrow. No one knows what they will encounter on this...

Vanishing Point-1971 7.2

Vanishing Point-1971

Kowalski works for a car delivery service. He takes delivery of a 1970 Dodge Challenger to take from Colorado to San Francisco, California. Shortly after pickup, he takes a bet to get the car there in less than 15 hours....

Down Periscope-1996 6.1

Down Periscope-1996

Lt. Cmdr. Tom Dodge is assigned as Captain to the USS Stingray, an old diesel driven submarine that has seen better days. With a crew that consists only of weird guys (and a gal), he's headed against the atomic powered U...

Stranger at My Door-1956 6.8

Stranger at My Door-1956

Notorious outlaw Clay Anderson and gang rob the town bank and flee in separate directions. Riding hard, Clay's horse goes lame and he is forced to pull-up at a nearby farm. He soon discovers that the place belongs to loc...

Original Sin-2001 6.1

Original Sin-2001

When a man selects a mail order bride, he is surprised to see the beauty who appears before him. She alleges that she sent false photos to him to assure that he would love her for what she is and not for her beauty. Howe...

Transporter 2-2005 6.3

Transporter 2-2005

Frank Martin is the best in the business. The ex-Special Forces operative hires himself out as a mercenary "transporter" who moves goods--human or otherwise. Very simple, he delivers, no questions asked. Frank has reloca...

U.S. Marshals-1998 6.5

U.S. Marshals-1998

When a prisoner transport plane crashes, one prisoner, Mark Sheridan, skillfully escapes and saves lives at the same time. Deputy Sam Gerard and his team of U.S. Marshals pursue relentlessly, but Gerard begins to suspect...

The Terrorists-1975 5.6

The Terrorists-1975

A gang of hijackers led by Ray Petrie (Ian McShane) seize a British plane as it is landing in Scandinavia. Ruthless Military Police Chief Colonel Tahlvik (Sir Sean Connery) is assigned to rescue the plane and its passeng...

Close Encounters of the Third Kind-1977 7.6

Close Encounters of the Third Kind-1977

Two parallel stories are told. In the first, a group of research scientists from a variety of backgrounds are investigating the strange appearance of items in remote locations, primarily desert regions. In continuing the...

Highway to Hell-1991 6

Highway to Hell-1991

Charlie Sykes and his girlfriend Rachel Clark are traveling to Las Vegas to secretly get married to each other. The decide to follow through a secondary road, and while fueling their car in "Sam's Last Chance" gas statio...

Psychosis-2010 3.6

Psychosis-2010

In 1992 a group of young Anarchists braved the snow covered wilderness to set up camp against the construction of a motorway by-pass. A terrible fate awaited them. 15 years later Susan, a successful horror novelist and s...

Hot Pursuit-1987 5.9

Hot Pursuit-1987

Young Danny is following his rich girlfriend's family to the Caribbean. But suddenly he simply must take a chemistry test and cannot go with them. After they have left, he gets a leave from his professor and takes a plan...