Tag: telephone-call

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...

Sweet Bird of Youth (1962) 7.3

Sweet Bird of Youth (1962)

Drifter Chance Wayne returns to his hometown after many years of trying to make it in the movies. Arriving with him is a faded film star he picked up along the way, Alexandra Del Lago. While trying to get her help to mak...

Alice and the Mayor (2019) 6.4

Alice and the Mayor (2019)

The mayor of Lyon, Paul Théraneau, is in a delicate position. After 30 years in politics, he is running out of ideas, feeling like an existential emptiness. To overcome this, Paul hires a young and brilliant philosopher,...

Who’s Your Monkey? (2007) 5.5

Who’s Your Monkey? (2007)

In Jacksonville, Florida, four friends since grade school who are now in their early 30s face the challenges of adulthood: Hutto is about to become a father, Laith is intimidated by his girlfriend's sexuality, a grieving...

Two Small Voices (1997) (TV) 5.2

Two Small Voices (1997) (TV)

Sybil Goldrich had breast cancer and reconstructive surgery, Kathleen Anneken chose to have breast implants. They both suffer from symptoms they were not warned about. Who would have guessed drug companies and the doctor...

The Personals (1998) 7.1

The Personals (1998)

An attractive and successful doctor places a personal ad in a newspaper to try to meet (and eventually marry) Mr. Right. A succession of blind dates ensues, featuring men who are lonely, desperate, dangerous and perverte...

A Werewolf Boy-2012 7.4

A Werewolf Boy-2012

An offer to buy her property brings elderly Kim Sun-yi back to the country cottage she briefly lived in during eventful times in her youth. With her granddaughter by her side, Sun-yi recalls meeting Cheol-su, not only a ...

She’s Funny That Way-2014 6.1

She’s Funny That Way-2014

On the set of a playwright's new project, a love triangle forms between his wife, her ex-lover, and the call girl-turned-actress cast in the production.::Anonymous...

The Hunter-1980 6.4

The Hunter-1980

In order to track down bail jumpers, Ralph 'Papa' Thorson goes on a series of routine and not-so-routine searches. Sometimes he takes down his quarry easily. At other times, he's forced to extreme measures which result i...

Just Mercy-2019 7.5

Just Mercy-2019

A powerful and thought-provoking true-story, "Just Mercy" follows young lawyer Bryan Stevenson (Jordan) and his history-making battle for justice. After graduating from Harvard, Bryan might have had his pick of lucrative...

In the Land of Women-2007 6.4

In the Land of Women-2007

L.A. soft-porn writer Carter Webb is frustrated enough, after his actress girlfriend dumps him, to need a serious break. He decides to spend it with his grandmother, who can't really take care of herself and her Detroit ...

The Jerky Boys-1995 4.8

The Jerky Boys-1995

When two unemployed telephone pranksters decide to use their vocal "talents" to impersonate a Chicago mob boss and curry favor with organized crime in New York, the trouble begins. It isn't long before Johnny and Kamal (...

A Reflection of Fear-1972 6

A Reflection of Fear-1972

A young disturbed girl lives with her mother and grandmother. One day her estranged father returns home with a female companion he introduces as his fiancee. Soon the girl finds herself in the midst of strange goings-on,...

Ugly-2013 8.1

Ugly-2013

The film portrays the kidnapping of a little girl of 10, who is out with her father for the day. Her parents are divorced and her stepfather (a cop) steps in for the investigation. The suicidal mother has an ax to grind ...

High-Ballin’-1978 5.4

High-Ballin’-1978

Two truck drivers fight off thugs who have been hired to drive them out of business.::[email protected]

The Return of Superfly-1990 4.8

The Return of Superfly-1990

This is a sequel to Super Fly (1972). In it, Nathan Purdee is now playing the role of Priest, who was played by Ron O'Neal in the previous movie. In it, Eddie, Priest's old partner, was killed. Now Priest, who has been l...

Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year-2009 7.5

Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year-2009

Harpreet Singh Bedi (Ranbir Kapoor) has just graduated and decides to five into the world of sales for an adventurous career. But soon his idea of success begins to clash. It's the story of a fresh graduate trying to fin...

Brunet wieczorowa pora-1976 7.4

Brunet wieczorowa pora-1976

Modest editor, has shipped his wife and kids for the weekend, and is trying to relax in his house at the outskirts of Warsaw. His quiet evening is only disturbed by the accidental forecast made by a Gypsy woman, that at ...

Grey Gardens-2009 7.4

Grey Gardens-2009

In 1973, documentary filmmaking brothers Albert Maysles and David Maysles decide to change the focus of their latest project from Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis to her aunt and older cousin, mother and daughter Edith Bouvier...

Meet Me in St. Louis-1944 7.6

Meet Me in St. Louis-1944

St. Louis 1903. The well-off Smith family has four beautiful daughters, including Esther and little Tootie. 17-year old Esther has fallen in love with the boy next door who has just moved in, John. He however barely noti...

BMX Bandits-1983 5.5

BMX Bandits-1983

Two BMX expert bikers and a friend of theirs (Nicole Kidman) become entangled with a group of bank robbers after discovering a carton of walkie-talkies.::Parca Mortem ...

I’m Reed Fish-2006 5.7

I’m Reed Fish-2006

Reed Fish's life turns into chaos when a high school crush returns to Mud Meadows on the eve of his marriage to the small town's sweetheart.::Anonymous...

Crown Heights-2017 6.5

Crown Heights-2017

When Colin Warner is wrongfully convicted of murder, his best friend Carl King devotes his life to proving Colin's innocence.::Anonymous...

Wajib-2017 7.3

Wajib-2017

A father and his estranged son must come together to hand deliver his daughter's wedding invitations to each guest as per local Palestinian custom, in this rousing family drama from Annemarie Jacir (When I Saw You)....

Civil Brand-2002 5.1

Civil Brand-2002

Women prisoners strike up a friendship with a young law student who works as a part-time prison guard. Together they discover that a corporation funds and is profitting from the plantation-like work environment they are ...

Lake Fear 2: The Swamp-2018 5.2

Lake Fear 2: The Swamp-2018

It's March in South Florida. The beach towns are flush with young people looking for action and excitement. For one unlucky group of thrill-seeking spring breakers, their adventure leads to the black waters of the Florid...

The File on Thelma Jordon-1949 6.9

The File on Thelma Jordon-1949

Assistant District Attorney Cleve Marshall, depressed about marital troubles, is drowning his sorrows in a bottle of whiskey when the mysterious and alluring Thelma Jordon walks in to report an attempted burglary. The tw...

Last Pickup-2015 6

Last Pickup-2015

While in the employ of Mr. Worthington, James, Mickey and Whitey have made several successful and uneventful pickups, but one last pickup will prove to be an adventure and the difference between life as free men and life...

Guilt by Association-2002 6.3

Guilt by Association-2002

Life is good for Susan, her two children and new boyfriend Russell. But life abruptly changes when she discovers her perfect boyfriend is a drug dealer. Realising the danger this could bring to her family she tells him t...

Rory O’Shea Was Here-2004 7.8

Rory O’Shea Was Here-2004

In Dublin, the crippled rebel Rory O'Shea moves to the Carrigmore Residential Home for the Disabled, affecting the lives of the residents. Rory is able to understand the unintelligible speech of Michael Connolly, who was...

Downton Abbey-2019 7.7

Downton Abbey-2019

The continuing story of the Crawley family, wealthy owners of a large estate in the English countryside in the early twentieth century....

Devil’s Playground-2002 7

Devil’s Playground-2002

Amish teenagers experience and embrace the modern world as a rite-of-passage before deciding which life they will choose.::Anonymous...

Slink-2013 2.4

Slink-2013

After the unexplained death of their Uncle Arlo, Kayla Nunez and her sister venture to his home in the rural town of Wickenhaven. They plan to claim their share of his estate, but their trip takes a drastic turn after di...

Official Secrets-2019 7.4

Official Secrets-2019

A morality tale for the 21st century, Official Secrets tells the true story of British Intelligence whistle-blower Katharine Gun who, during the immediate run-up to the 2003 Iraq invasion, leaked a top secret NSA memo ex...

The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer-1947 7.3

The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer-1947

Teenaged Susan Turner, with a severe crush on playboy artist Richard Nugent, sneaks into his apartment to model for him and is found there by her sister Judge Margaret Turner. Threatened with jail, Nugent agrees to date ...

The Blue Hour-1971 3.7

The Blue Hour-1971

A young girl with a shady past travels to Los Angeles and finds herself getting mixed up in the seedy and dark underbelly of the city.::[email protected]

Girlfriend-2010 6.2

Girlfriend-2010

A young man with Down syndrome romantically pursues a small-town single mom who is still mixed up with her volatile ex-boyfriend.::Wayne/Lauren Film Company...