Tag: voice-over-narration

Made in Chinatown (2021) 8.2

Made in Chinatown (2021)

It's Goodfellas meets Ip Man when a young Chinese nobody sets out to become a Don in the Italian Mafia. But tensions are high between the two cultures already as they move into each other's turf and a dirty crime commiss...

Younger and Younger (1993) 5.3

Younger and Younger (1993)

Jonathan Younger, a slick, cool and flashy owner of a self-storage business loves two things the most. His job - and female customers. His hardworking common-looking wife and business partner Penny does not approve of th...

Eat a Bowl of Tea (1989) 6.2

Eat a Bowl of Tea (1989)

A study in culture bridging, including ... a new US-born husband, trying to work within the traditional ways, a new China-born wife, eager to join the "dream" of America, two family-minded fathers, lots of gender-related...

Chain Lightning (1950) 6

Chain Lightning (1950)

Matt Brennan runs into Jo Holloway, the Red Cross girl he romanced in Europe when he was a flyer in World War II, when he is offered a job by jet manufacturer Leland Willis as a test pilot. Carl Troxell, wants to sell an...

A Knight for a Day (1946) 6.8

A Knight for a Day (1946)

Get your front-row seat for a sold-out medieval slug-fest. Faithful--and clumsy--servant Cedric will do whatever it takes to help his noble master, Sir Loinsteak, prepare for a jousting tournament against the defending c...

Double Dribble (1946) 6.8

Double Dribble (1946)

A basketball game of Goofs "Polytechnic U. vs. University U." in which the players play furiously, often breaking the rules of the game. All of the players are named after Disney artists....

I Really Hate My Job (2007) 5.2

I Really Hate My Job (2007)

'Every day is another day closer to the day I'll never have to do this again.' Five women, one restaurant, one night, one birthday, one breakdown. Then the phone rings. A famous actor is coming for dinner. I Really Hate ...

Fear and Desire (1953) 5.5

Fear and Desire (1953)

A ficticious war in an unidentified country provides the setting for this drama. Four soldiers survive the crash-landing of their plane to find themselves in a forest six miles behind enemy lines. The group, led by Lt. C...

I dimma dold (1953) 6.1

I dimma dold (1953)

Lora is driving away from her life. At the same time her husband is found dead in their villa.::Ulf Kjell Gür...

My Killer (2016) 6.3

My Killer (2016)

A young detective in the Northern Russian region of Yakutia is dealing with a seemingly simple murder case. The investigation becomes a dangerous journey into the world of illegal mining and gold trafficking in which lif...

Norwegian Wood (2010) 6.3

Norwegian Wood (2010)

Upon hearing the song "Norwegian Wood," Toru (Matsuyama) remembers back to his life in the 1960s, when his friend Kizuki killed himself and he grew close to Naoko, Kizuki's girlfriend. As the two try, in very different w...

May Who? (2015) 7.1

May Who? (2015)

Super standard girl in school (May Who) is on a quest to win the love of a school senior heart-throbber (Fame) with her new-found friend (Pong). The only secret is that she can discharge electricity when she gets excited...

Carts of Darkness (2008) 7.7

Carts of Darkness (2008)

This documentary follows a group of homeless men who have combined bottle picking with the extreme sport of racing shopping carts.::....

The Floating Lives (2010) 7.1

The Floating Lives (2010)

The film portrays the life of a family separated from the mainstream of modern society, yet containing within its microcosm the complex layers and dramas of human relationship: conjugal life, sexual trauma, and the failu...

Meet the Fleet (1940) 6.5

Meet the Fleet (1940)

Three recruits land in Navy boot camp in San Diego: Potter from Kansas, wealthy Benson (who has experience with yachts), and dirt-poor Dan. Kansas gets in trouble for not having his cover. Dan has color-vision problems. ...

Flicka (2006) 6.1

Flicka (2006)

Coming of age story set in the mountain vistas, A headstrong 16 year old Katy McLaughlin desires to work on her family's mountainside horse ranch, although her father insists she finish boarding school. Katy finds a must...

The Better Angels (2014) 6.1

The Better Angels (2014)

Indiana, 1817. The entire nation, only 40 years old and a few years removed from a second war of independence, is raw. Men, women, and children alike must battle nature and disease to survive in remote log cabins. This i...

Mister Lonely (2007) 6.5

Mister Lonely (2007)

In Paris, a young American who works as a Michael Jackson look-alike meets Marilyn Monroe, who invites him to her commune in Scotland, where she lives with Charlie Chaplin and her daughter, Shirley Temple.::Anonymous...

The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister (2010) (TV) 7

The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister (2010) (TV)

In nineteenth century Yorkshire wealthy orphan Anne Lister lives with an aunt and uncle, anxious for her to marry well and blissfully - unaware that she is a lesbian. Anne is recording her thoughts and exploits in a code...

The Eye (2002) 6.7

The Eye (2002)

A blind girl gets a cornea transplant so that she would be able to see again. However, she got more than what she bargained for when she realised she could even see ghosts. And some of these ghosts are down right unfrien...

Angst (1983) 7.3

Angst (1983)

A man is released from prison after serving ten years for murdering an elderly woman. He quickly begins to feel the compulsion to kill again. After failing to murder a cab driver, he flees and discovers a secluded rural ...

Spellbound (2011) 6.9

Spellbound (2011)

Jo-Goo is a magician who is seeking new ways to improve his magic show. When he meets a weird girl in one of his shows, he finds a new idea and offers her to work together. It's only until a year later that he starts to ...

Ganja & Hess (1973) 6.3

Ganja & Hess (1973)

Dr. Hess Green, an archaeologist overseeing an excavation at the ancient civilization of Myrthia, is stabbed by his research assistant, who then commits suicide. When Hess wakes up, he finds that his wounds have healed, ...

Dear Lemon Lima (2009) 6.4

Dear Lemon Lima (2009)

Vanessa gets a dose of reality when Philip, her one true love, ends their relationship, again. The quirky teen enrolls in his school to win him back, but ends up making matters worse. Downgraded to social outcast, Vaness...

Asterix the Gaul (1967) 6.6

Asterix the Gaul (1967)

In the year 50 BC Gaul is occupied by the romans - nearly. But the small village of Asterix and his friends still resists the Roman legions with the aid of their druid's magic potion, which gives superhuman strength. Lea...

Waterhole #3 (1967) 6.3

Waterhole #3 (1967)

Sergeant Foggers and two Confederate soldiers lay their hands on gold bullion belonging to the army, taking at the same time a certain Ben Akajnian hostage. Then they bury the loot near an isolated waterhole in the deser...

Signed Sealed Delivered (2013) (TV) 7.7

Signed Sealed Delivered (2013) (TV)

In this prequel to the series, old-fashioned gentleman Oliver O'Toole's well-oiled team for lost letters is accidentally joined by ambitious Internet age postal Shane McInerney. They bond over the tragic case of a couple...

Wednesday 04:45 (2015) 6.8

Wednesday 04:45 (2015)

Stelios is the owner of a Jazz Club in Athens. A few years ago, through the help of his former associate Vassos, Stelios received a business loan from the Romanian in order to renovate his club. In 2010, the recession fi...

Landscape in the Mist (1988) 8

Landscape in the Mist (1988)

Road movie about two children (Voula and Alexandre) searching for their father who is supposed to live in Germany. Their obsession for this father figure will take them to the boundaries between childhood and adolescence...

The Mating Habits of the Earthbound Human (1999) 6.4

The Mating Habits of the Earthbound Human (1999)

An anthropologist from an alien planet provides voice-over commentary for a documentary look at human courtship, mating, and reproduction: "complex, perverse, tragically beautiful: the earthbound human." The commentary g...

Chimes at Midnight (1965) 7.8

Chimes at Midnight (1965)

Sir John Falstaff (Orson Welles) is the hero in this compilation of extracts from Shakespeare's "Henry IV" and other plays, made into a connected story of Falstaff's career as young Prince Hal's (Keith Baxter's) drinking...

Dracula Has Risen from the Grave (1968) 6.6

Dracula Has Risen from the Grave (1968)

When his castle is exorcised, Dracula plots his revenge against the Monsignor who performed the rites by attempting to make the holy man's young niece his bride....

Lick the Star (1998) 6

Lick the Star (1998)

A clique of school girls devise a secret plan that they code-name "Lick the Star".::Steve Schonberger...

For All Mankind (1989) 8.2

For All Mankind (1989)

This movie documents the Apollo missions perhaps the most definitively of any movie under two hours. Al Reinert watched all the footage shot during the missions--over 6,000,000 feet of it, and picked out the best. Instea...

More Than Only (2017) 6.4

More Than Only (2017)

A college age gay man discovers how to love himself and accept love from others, despite the disapproval of his father, and tacit disapproval of his mother, who does nothing to counter his father's overt homophobia. In r...

The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009) 6.4

The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009)

Pippa Lee feels dislocated when she and her husband Herb move from Manhattan to a retirement community. He's older than she, they have two children who are young adults, and the daughter hardly speaks to Pippa. Pippa tel...

Perfect Sense (2011) 7.1

Perfect Sense (2011)

An odd epidemic appears across the globe: people suddenly lose one of their senses. At first, it's an outbreak of loss of smell. It's often presaged by a destructive temper tantrum. In this mix are a scientist and a chef...

Right Now, Wrong Then (2015) 7.2

Right Now, Wrong Then (2015)

Quite by accident, a film director arrives in town a day early. With time to kill before his lecture the next day, he stops by a restored, old palace and meets a fledgling artist. She's never seen any of his films, but k...

Pi (1998) 7.4

Pi (1998)

In NYC's Chinatown, recluse math genius Max (Sean Gullette) believes "everything can be understood in terms of numbers," and he looks for a pattern in the system as he suffers headaches, plays Go with former teacher Sol ...

Tous les matins du monde (1991) 7.5

Tous les matins du monde (1991)

It's late 17th century. The viola da gamba player Monsieur de Sainte Colombe comes home to find that his wife died while he was away. In his grief he builds a small house in his garden into which he moves to dedicate his...