Tag: telephone-call

Rebels of the Neon God (1992) 7.6

Rebels of the Neon God (1992)

Defying his parents, Hsiao Kang drops out of the local crammer to head for the bright lights of downtown Taipei. He falls in with Ah Tze, a pretty hood and their relationships is a confused mixture of hero-worship and ri...

Results (2015) 5.4

Results (2015)

The healthy living philosophies of an ultra-positive gym owner, Trevor, played by Guy Pearce, is tested against his employee Kat's more pragmatic approach, played by Cobie Smulders. It doesn't help that the two have slep...

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...

Did Baby Shoot Her Sugardaddy? (1973) 3.8

Did Baby Shoot Her Sugardaddy? (1973)

Baby, the sexy daughter of the millionaire's mistress, might have robbed the mob of millions. Or was it Yvonne, Baby's mother, who was the millionaire's sensually bored housewife? In the middle is Corell, the detective t...

The American Friend (1977) 7.4

The American Friend (1977)

Tom Ripley has a sweet deal with an art forger. The forger creates the paintings; Tom sells them. But another criminal business associate wants Tom to go in for an even riskier enterprise: murder. Tom suggests his associ...

House of Time (2015) 5.6

House of Time (2015)

Robert d'Eglantine invites five of his friends to spend a week-end in his castle, lost in the woods. He explains to them that he studied secret documents on nazi scientific research during World War II. These researches ...

Bon Voyage (1944) 6.2

Bon Voyage (1944)

A young Scottish R.A.F. gunner is debriefed by French officials about his escape from occupied territory, and in particular one person who may or may not have been a German Agent....

The Hang Up (1969) 5.5

The Hang Up (1969)

Two vice cops get entangled in a web of prostitution, blackmail and murder.::[email protected]

Silent Movie (1976) 6.7

Silent Movie (1976)

Aspiring filmmakers Mel Funn, Marty Eggs and Dom Bell go to a financially troubled studio with an idea for a silent movie. In an effort to make the movie more marketable, they attempt to recruit a number of big name star...

The Wind Rises (2013) 7.8

The Wind Rises (2013)

Jiro dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. Nearsighted from a young age and unable to be a pilot, Jiro joins a major Japanese engineering compan...

Indiscreet (1958) 6.8

Indiscreet (1958)

Anna Kalman is a London based actress. She has been unable to find love in her life. The reason why she came home early from a vacation to Majorca fits into that theme, as the man she met there and was initially attracte...

Swim at Your Own Risk (2016) (TV) 5.1

Swim at Your Own Risk (2016) (TV)

After a one-night stand with her coach, a pressured swimming phenom finds the lives of herself and her loved ones in danger....

Sweet Charity (1969) 7

Sweet Charity (1969)

Taxi dancer Charity continues to have Faith in the human race despite apparently endless disappointments at its hands, and Hope that she will finally meet the nice young man to romance her away from her sleazy life. Mayb...

Secret Agent (1936) 6.5

Secret Agent (1936)

During the first world war, novelist Edgar Brodie is sent to Switzerland by the Intelligence Service. He has to kill a German agent. During the mission he meets a fake general first and then Elsa Carrington who helps him...

Friday Foster (1975) 6

Friday Foster (1975)

Friday Foster, an ex-model magazine photographer, goes to Los Angeles International airport to photograph the arrival of Blake Tarr, the richest black man in America. Three men attempt to assassinate Tarr. Foster photogr...

9/11: Phone Calls from the Towers (2009) (TV) 7.7

9/11: Phone Calls from the Towers (2009) (TV)

Trapped in The Twin Towers on September 11th, thousands of ordinary people struggled to make contact with the outside world. Many knew that time was ticking away. These recorded messages and private calls are the most po...

Merantau (2009) 6.7

Merantau (2009)

In Minangkabau, West Sumatera, Yuda a skilled practitioner of Silat Harimau is in the final preparations to begin his "Merantau" a century's old rites-of-passage to be carried out by the community's young men that will s...

Winning (1969) 6

Winning (1969)

Frank Capua is a rising star on the race circuit who dreams of winning the big one--the Indianapolis 500. But to get there he runs the risk of losing his wife Elora to his rival, Luther Erding, and strains the relationsh...

Hera Pheri (2000) 8.2

Hera Pheri (2000)

Baburao is a landlord in India, who is very near-sighted, and always in financial trouble. He has a tenant named Raja, who has not paid his rent for several months. He also has anther tenant named Shyam, who has come to ...

The Killing of John Lennon (2006) 6.3

The Killing of John Lennon (2006)

A dramatization of Mark Chapman's plan to murder John Lennon.::Anonymous...

Undine (2020) 6.4

Undine (2020)

Undine works as a historian lecturing on Berlin's urban development. But when the man she loves leaves her, the ancient myth catches up with her. Undine has to kill the man who betrays her and return to the water....

De Gaulle (2020) 5.9

De Gaulle (2020)

Paris, June 1940. The de Gaulle couple is confronted with the military and political collapse of France. Charles de Gaulle joins London while Yvonne, his wife, finds herself with her three children on the road of the exo...

Noce blanche (1989) 6.9

Noce blanche (1989)

A teacher of philosophy encounters a complicated pupil; a seventeen year old girl who possesses quite a cynical view of the world. He attempts to help her focus on her studies, but soon becomes fascinated by her. They fa...

People Will Talk (1951) 7.4

People Will Talk (1951)

Successful and well-liked, Dr. Noah Praetorius becomes the victim of a witch hunt at the hands of Professor Elwell, who disdains Praetorius's unorthodox medical views and also questions his relationship with the mysterio...

Diggers (2006) 6.3

Diggers (2006)

A story about a tight-knit group of friends, who try to maintain their small-town way of life in the face of enormous changes in 1970s Long Island.::Anonymous...

Square One: Michael Jackson (2019) 8.1

Square One: Michael Jackson (2019)

An investigation into the original 1993 allegations against Michael Jackson brought by the Chandler family.::Anonymous...

Bunny and the Bull (2009) 6.7

Bunny and the Bull (2009)

Stephen has agoraphobia and, in the flat he won't leave, meticulously labels and stores everything from nail clippings to urine. In long flashbacks we see a trip to the continent he took with his only friend Bunny, an ou...

A Price Above Rubies (1998) 6.5

A Price Above Rubies (1998)

This movie is about a young woman who is married to a devout Jew and the problems that trouble their marriage because of her wanting something more out of her life....

Private Property (1960) 6.8

Private Property (1960)

Duke and Boots, two young thugs, hold up a California gas-station owner. Duke, viral and savage, taunts the slower and psychologically-confused Boots because he has never made a sexual conquest. Duke offers to seduce a w...

The Seven Year Itch (1955) 7.1

The Seven Year Itch (1955)

With his family away for their annual summer holiday, New Yorker Richard Sherman decides he has the opportunity to live a bachelor's life - to eat and drink what he wants and basically to enjoy life without wife and son....

Delete History (2020) 6.1

Delete History (2020)

Three social media victims declare war on the tech giants....

Before the Revolution (1964) 7

Before the Revolution (1964)

Parma, 1962. Balancing between his Marxist ideology and his forced integration into the system, the twenty-year-old student, Fabrizio, is both repelled and attracted by his parents' bourgeois way of life. Still unable to...

L’amore (1948) 7

L’amore (1948)

In part one, The Human Voice, a woman alone speaks on the telephone to her lover, who has broken off the affair to marry someone else. He calls her several times in one night: he lies, she apologizes, she takes the blame...

Unlocked (2017) 6.2

Unlocked (2017)

A CIA interrogator is lured into a ruse that puts London at risk of a biological attack.::Anonymous...

Full Moon in Paris (1984) 7.5

Full Moon in Paris (1984)

Louise, a young woman, who recently finished her studies in arts, is working as a interior decorator trainee. Playing the game of seduction, her life becomes more and more complicated....

Collaborator (2011) 5.9

Collaborator (2011)

Robert Longfellow is a playwright whose latest play in New York City has just bombed while his marriage is in no better shape. Seeking an escape, he travels back to Los Angeles to visit his mother, meet a dear secret gir...

Goodbye, Columbus (1969) 6.5

Goodbye, Columbus (1969)

A Jewish man and a Jewish woman meet and while attracted to each other, find that their worlds are very different. She is the archtypical Jewish American Princess, very emotionally involved with her parents' world, and t...

The Dead and the Others (2018) 6.6

The Dead and the Others (2018)

A 15-year-old Krahô boy called by his dead father's voice to celebrate the funerary feast which will allow his father's spirit to depart to the village of the dead. Reluctant to embrace what this implies, a first step in...

Sons of Perdition (2010) 6.9

Sons of Perdition (2010)

An inside look at former FLDS teens who have become religious refugees in mainstream America.::Tyler Measom...

A Taxing Woman (1987) 7.2

A Taxing Woman (1987)

Ryoko Itakura is a government tax agent who has just landed a big promotion. Her first assignment is to catch wheeler-dealer Hideki Gondo. She has a tough job, since in Japan tax evasion is an art and Gondo is, in effect...