Tag: washington-d.c.

The Undercover Man (1949) 6.7

The Undercover Man (1949)

Treasury Department agent Frank Warren takes on the case of a mob leader who has evaded paying taxes on his ill-gotten gains.::Jim Beaver ...

Speed Zone (1989) 4.6

Speed Zone (1989)

An illegal race that takes place over the United States and nothing will stop this bunch of racers except for the occasional cop or a damsel in distress. Jackie Chan's car is not in this one, but many new cars make up fo...

Residue (2020) 4.8

Residue (2020)

A young filmmaker returns home after many years away, to write a script about his childhood, only to find his neighborhood unrecognizable and his childhood friends being scattered to the wind....

The Perfect Furlough (1958) 6.4

The Perfect Furlough (1958)

To pacify 104 sex-starved male soldiers building an Arctic radar base, Army psychologist Vicki Loren suggests choosing one by lot to have a "perfect furlough" as selected by the men: three weeks in Paris with their favor...

First Kid (1996) 5.3

First Kid (1996)

Luke Davenport is the thirteen-year-old son of Paul Davenport, the President of the United States, and first lady Linda Davenport. Ill tempered Agent Woods is the secret service agent in charge of Luke. Woods is fired af...

Waiting for ‘Superman’ (2010) 7.5

Waiting for ‘Superman’ (2010)

Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim reminds us that education "statistics" have names: Anthony, Francisco, Bianca, Daisy, and Emily, whose stories make up the engrossing foundation of WAITING FOR SUPERMAN. As he follows a handful...

Salt (2010) 6.4

Salt (2010)

Evelyn Salt is a CIA agent and highly respected by all, including her boss, Ted Winter. Out of the blue, a Russian spy walks into their offices and offers a vital piece of information: the President of Russia will be ass...

Southside with You (2016) 6.3

Southside with You (2016)

Chronicles the 1989 summer afternoon when the future President of the United States, Barack Obama, wooed his future First Lady, Michelle Obama, on a first date across Chicago's South Side.::deadline...

Burn After Reading (2008) 7

Burn After Reading (2008)

Osbourne Cox, a Balkan expert, resigned from the CIA because of a drinking problem, so he begins a memoir. His wife wants a divorce and expects her lover, Harry, a philandering State Department marshal, to leave his wife...

MacGyver s4 e12 Loyalty + Family + Rogue + Hellfire 7.6

MacGyver s4 e12 Loyalty + Family + Rogue + Hellfire

The Phoenix team is forever altered when MacGyver's Aunt Gwen gets into his head about family and connection and convinces Mac and Riley to join Codex. Also, Matty and Russ take their concerns about Codex to the White Ho...

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...

Little Heroes-1999 4.8

Little Heroes-1999

Harry Burton is going to fly to Washington DC to testify against his former employer, which could hardly hurt the whole tobacco industry. For two days, Harry and his wife Shelly have let their kid Charlie alone in the bi...

The Solid Gold Cadillac-1956 7.5

The Solid Gold Cadillac-1956

Laura Partridge is a very enthusiastic small stockholder of ten shares in International Projects, a large corporation based in New York City. She attends her first stockholders meeting ready to question the board of dire...

Nixon-1995 7.1

Nixon-1995

Writer, Producer, and Director Oliver Stone's exploration of former President Richard Nixon's strict Quaker upbringing, his nascent political strivings in law school, and his strangely self-effacing courtship of his wife...

The Day the Earth Stood Still-1951 7.7

The Day the Earth Stood Still-1951

Travelling with mind-boggling speed, a gleaming unidentified flying object zooming in from the boundless deep space, penetrates the Earth's atmosphere, landing smoothly in Cold War-Washington, D.C. Encircled by large yet...

Live Free or Die Hard-2007 7.1

Live Free or Die Hard-2007

When someone hacks into the computers at the FBI's Cyber Crime Division; the Director decides to round up all the hackers who could have done this. When he's told that because it's the 4th of July most of their agents ar...

Listen to Me-1989 5.3

Listen to Me-1989

A group of college debaters learn about the world, friendships, love, dreams and family in this warm, endearing drama.::Geoff Termorshuizen ...

Solar Attack-2006 4

Solar Attack-2006

When the sun's increasing expulsions of plasma threaten to ignite methane in our atmosphere, international tensions rise while scientists race for a solution to avoid natural disaster.::Anthony F....

Beyond the Darkness-2018 4.1

Beyond the Darkness-2018

The movie follows the story of Jonah Thomas, a US senator, who gets trapped in an epic battle fought between life and death.::Jojo Avav...

American Hardcore-2006 7.4

American Hardcore-2006

Inspired by Steven Blush's book "American Hardcore: A tribal history" Paul Rachman's feature documentary debut is a chronicle of the underground hardcore punk years from 1979 to 1986. Interviews and rare live footage fro...

The Emperor’s Club-2002 6.9

The Emperor’s Club-2002

William Hundert is a passionate and principled Classics professor who finds his tightly-controlled world shaken and inexorably altered when a new student, Sedgewick Bell, walks into his classroom. What begins as a fierce...

Judicial Indiscretion-2007 5.3

Judicial Indiscretion-2007

Widowed for three years, judge Monica Barrett is surprised to learn that she is on the initial long list of twenty under consideration to fill the current Supreme Court vacancy. Her confidantes in the know believe that a...

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...

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter-2016 5.5

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter-2016

Picking up immediately after the events in Resident Evil: Retribution, Alice (Milla Jovovich) is the only survivor of what was meant to be humanity's final stand against the undead. Now, she must return to where the nigh...

Robin Williams: Weapons of Self Destruction-2009 7.8

Robin Williams: Weapons of Self Destruction-2009

In this comedy special taped at DAR Constitution Hall, his first solo special on the network in seven years, Williams covers such topics as global warming, sex and politics, the state of health care in the country (sugge...

Head of State-2003 5.5

Head of State-2003

One candidate for the presidency dies in an accident a couple of weeks before the election. Meanwhile the alderman Mays Gilliam becomes a hero when he rescues a woman and her cat from an old house that would blow up. How...

Wings of the Navy-1939 6

Wings of the Navy-1939

Jerry and Cass have always been competitive. Now that Cass is a well respected Naval aviator like his father, Jerry leaves the submarine service to become a flying cadet with Class 61 at Pensacola. During training, Jerry...

Watch on the Rhine-1943 7.3

Watch on the Rhine-1943

Anti-Fascist German engineer Kurt Muller, with his American-born wife, Sara, and their three children, returns to the United States in 1940 after spending 17 years in Europe, where Kurt has engaged in underground resista...

Wonder Woman-2009 7.3

Wonder Woman-2009

In antiquity, the Amazons defeat the war god, Ares, and Zeus charges them to hold him prisoner as eternally young warriors on the hidden island of Themyscira. Centuries later, US Air Force pilot Steve Trevor is lured to ...

Zotz!-1962 5.9

Zotz!-1962

Jonathan Jones, a professor of ancient languages, comes into possession of an ancient coin. He translates its inscription, which gives him three powers: to inflict pain, slow down time or kill. Soon, he's pursued by enem...

Casino Jack-2010 6.2

Casino Jack-2010

A hot shot Washington DC lobbyist and his protégé go down hard as their schemes to peddle influence lead to corruption and murder....

Superman/Batman: Public Enemies-2009 7.2

Superman/Batman: Public Enemies-2009

When Lex Luthor gets elected US President, he uses the threat of an oncoming kryptonite meteor striking Earth as a rationale to frame Superman.::Kenneth Chisholm...

Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde-2003 4.8

Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde-2003

Sassy postgrad Elle Woods is all about animal rights. In fact, she puts her nuptial plans on hold to head to Washington, D.C. to get an anti-animal testing bill passed. Her building's doorman quickly shows her the ways a...

Minority Report-2002 7.6

Minority Report-2002

In the year 2054 A.D. crime is virtually eliminated from Washington D.C. thanks to an elite law enforcing squad "Precrime". They use three gifted humans (called "Pre-Cogs") with special powers to see into the future and ...

Being There-1979 8

Being There-1979

Simple-minded gardener Chance has spent all his life in the Washington D.C. home of an old man. When the man dies, Chance is put out on the street with no knowledge of the world except what he has learned from television...

Possessed-1947 7.2

Possessed-1947

A woman wanders the streets of Los Angeles in some sort of emotional distress. She is also under some delusion as she approaches many men, strangers who she calls "David". Eventually, an ambulance is called, the attendan...

xXx: State of the Union-2005 4.4

xXx: State of the Union-2005

Agent Augustus Gibbons has selected an imprisoned former US Navy SEAL Darius Stone, a new agent in the XXX program, travels to Washington D.C., where they track a splinter faction of the U.S. military that attempts to ov...

LBJ-2016 6.5

LBJ-2016

LBJ centers on the political upheaval that Vice President Johnson faced when he was thrust into the presidency at the hands of an assassin's bullet in November 1963. With political battles on both sides of the aisle, Joh...

Love Field-1992 6.6

Love Field-1992

Dallas housewife Lurene Hallett's life revolves around the doings of Jacqueline Kennedy. She is devastated when President Kennedy is shot a few hours after she sees him arrive at Love Field. Despite her husband Ray's pro...

Thank You for Smoking-2005 7.6

Thank You for Smoking-2005

The chief spokesperson and lobbyist Nick Naylor is the Vice President of the Academy of Tobacco Studies. He is talented in speaking and spins arguments to defend the cigarette industry in the most difficult situations. H...