Tag: turn-of-the-century

“Neverland” (2011) (mini) 6.4

“Neverland” (2011) (mini)

Raised on the streets of turn-of-the century London, orphaned Peter and his pals survive by their fearless wits as cunning young pickpockets. Now, they've been rounded up by their mentor Jimmy Hook to snatch a priceless,...

Under the North Star-2009 6.8

Under the North Star-2009

A new film-adaptation of Väinö Linna's famous book here Beneath the North Star.::RolfPavian...

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...

Dilili in Paris-2018 6.7

Dilili in Paris-2018

In Belle Époque Paris, accompanied by a young scooter deliveryman, little Kanak Dilili investigates mysterious kidnappings of girls. She meets extraordinary men and women who give her clues. She discovered underground ve...

Hello, Frisco, Hello-1943 6.6

Hello, Frisco, Hello-1943

In turn-of-the-century San Francisco, an ambitious vaudevillian takes his quartet from a honky tonk to the big time, while spurning the love of his troupe's star singer for a selfish heiress.::J. Spurlin...

Cries & Whispers-1972 8.1

Cries & Whispers-1972

In turn-of-the-century Sweden, cancer-stricken, dying Agnes is visited in her isolated rural mansion by her sisters Karin and Maria. As Agnes' condition deteriorates and pain management becomes increasingly more difficul...

There Will Be Blood-2007 8.1

There Will Be Blood-2007

The intersecting life stories of Daniel Plainview and Eli Sunday in early twentieth century California presents miner-turned-oilman Daniel Plainview, a driven man who will do whatever it takes to achieve his goals. He wo...

House of Wax-1953 7.1

House of Wax-1953

Professor Henry Jarrod is a true artist whose wax sculptures are lifelike. He specializes in historical tableau's such a Marie Antoinette or Joan of Arc. His business partner, Matthew Burke, needs some of his investment ...

The Spoilers-1942 6.8

The Spoilers-1942

In Nome, Alaska, miner Roy Glennister and his partner Dextry, financed by saloon entertainer Cherry Malotte, fight to save their gold claim from crooked commissioner Alexander McNamara.::Jim Beaver ...

The Blue Lagoon-1980 5.8

The Blue Lagoon-1980

On a journey to San Francisco, Richard, his father and cousin Emmeline find themselves on a ship about to explode. Rushed to a lifeboat with Paddy Button, the two children escape while their father (and uncle) are on ano...