Tag: whiskey

Tombstone: The Town Too Tough to Die (1942) 6

Tombstone: The Town Too Tough to Die (1942)

Wyatt Earp cleans up Tombstone and faces the Clanton gang at the O.K. Corral.::Michael Crew ...

Hour of Glory (1949) 7.2

Hour of Glory (1949)

The best bomb disposal officer during World War II was badly injured and is in frequent pain. He finds solace and relief from his pain in the whisky bottle & the pills that are never far away. A new type of booby trapped...

My Little Chickadee (1940) 6.9

My Little Chickadee (1940)

Rightly suspected of illicit relations with the Masked Bandit, Flower Belle Lee is run out of Little Bend. On the train she meets con man Cuthbert J. Twillie and pretends to marry him for "respectability." Arrived in Gre...

Man from Del Rio (1956) 6.3

Man from Del Rio (1956)

Mexican gunfighter Dave Robles outdraws the town's outlaw-turned-sheriff and is invited to fill the dead man's shoes. But a tin star doesn't bring automatic respectability and Robles is shunned by the town's leading citi...

Old Shatterhand (1964) 6.2

Old Shatterhand (1964)

A peace treaty between the United States government and the Apaches is about to be signed in Washington. However, a gang of outlaws plan to sabotage the peace process in order to prevent the signing of a treaty. This way...

Thunder Alley (1967) 5.4

Thunder Alley (1967)

Stock car racer Tommy Callahan is forced to join Pete Madsen's thrill circus after his blackouts cause a fatal accident that gets him thrown off the circuit. He shows Pete's daughter Francie and her boyfriend Eddie Sands...

The House on Telegraph Hill (1951) 7

The House on Telegraph Hill (1951)

Victoria has survived Nazi concentration by assuming the identity of one who died there. She arrives in San Francisco to see her "son" just as the boy's great-aunt dies leaving a lot of money to be inherited. Victoria fa...

The Wings of Eagles (1957) 6.7

The Wings of Eagles (1957)

U.S. Navy pilot Frank 'Spig' Wead is a fun-loving and rowdy adventurer, but also a fierce proponent of Naval aviation. His dedication to the promotion of the Navy's flying program is so intense that his marriage and fami...

Chicago Massacre: Richard Speck (2007) (V) 3.9

Chicago Massacre: Richard Speck (2007) (V)

Richard Speck lives in the Dallas, Texas area, and is a seemingly quiet but string man. After divorcing his wife, and to escape the mental evaluation treatment a judge had ordered for him, he leaves Texas and moves to Ch...

The Identical (2014) 5.2

The Identical (2014)

In 1935, William and Helen Hemsley (Brian Geraghty, Amanda Crew) welcome identical twin boys into the world. But their joy is quickly tempered by a sobering realization; how could they give these children any kind of a l...

The Man Who Walked Around the World (2020) 5.7

The Man Who Walked Around the World (2020)

The true story of a Scottish farm boy whose interest in blending whisky led to the creation of a global icon. Filmmaker Anthony Wonke explores how Johnnie Walker became embedded in popular culture, and has managed to sti...

Black Test Car (1962) 7

Black Test Car (1962)

Two car manufacturers spy on each other to try to find out details and prices of a new sports car each is about to launch.::Will Gilbert ...

Johnny Guitar (1954) 7.7

Johnny Guitar (1954)

Vienna has built a saloon outside of town, and she hopes to build her own town once the railroad is put through, but the townsfolk want her gone. When four men hold up a stagecoach and kill a man the town officials, led ...

Something Big (1971) 5.7

Something Big (1971)

Joe Baker has a dream. He wants to do 'something big.' When he needs a Gatling gun to accomplish this, he seeks out a black marketeer. The price he wants for the gun? A woman! So Baker kidnaps a woman off of the stagecoa...

Shadows (1958) 7.3

Shadows (1958)

Benny's a hipster, moving in and out of Manhattan's beat scene, aimless, maybe close to trouble. His sister Lelia, who looks less African-American than White, is vulnerable and about to fall in love. Hugh, their older br...

The Hallelujah Trail (1965) 6.6

The Hallelujah Trail (1965)

A wagon train heads for Denver with a cargo of whisky for the miners. Chaos ensues as the Temperance League, the US cavalry, the miners and the local Indians all try to take control of the valuable cargo....

CBGB-2013 6.6

CBGB-2013

CBGB follows the story of Hilly Kristal's New York club from its concept as a venue for Country, Bluegrass and Blues (CBGB) to what it ultimately became: the birthplace of underground rock 'n roll and punk. When Kristal ...

Hear My Song-1991 7

Hear My Song-1991

Owner of a failing club seeks infamous Irish singer Josef Locke in order to bring business and success to his club::harrys82...

Disappearances-2006 4.9

Disappearances-2006

Quebec Bill Bohomme is a hardy schemer and dreamer, who, desperate to raise money to preserve his endangered herd through the rapidly approaching winter, resorts to whiskey-smuggling, a traditional family occupation. Que...

The Iceman Cometh-1973 7.2

The Iceman Cometh-1973

It's 1912 and the patrons of 'The Last Chance Saloon' have gathered for their evening of whiskey to contemplate their lost faith and dreams, when Hickey (Lee Marvin) arrives. Hickey is out to convince everyone that he ca...

Elephant Walk-1954 6.3

Elephant Walk-1954

Colonial tea planter John Wiley, visiting England at the end of World War II, wins and weds lovely English rose Ruth and takes her home to Elephant Walk, Ceylon, where the local elephants have a grudge against the planta...

Pony Express Rider-1976 5.2

Pony Express Rider-1976

A young Texas Man who saw his father get killed by a group of bandits, decides years later to go to work for the Pony Express. But he is not just working around the country to deliver mail, he is actually finding the ban...

Circus-2000 5.6

Circus-2000

Bruno, a sadistic criminal, wants clever con man Leo out of the way. Leo and his equally clever wife, Lily, are up to something. So too is Julius: he hires Leo to kill Gloria, Julius's wife. Leo does it, but then Julius ...

Detour-2016 6.2

Detour-2016

Law student and all round good guy, Harper, suspects that his scheming step-father, Vincent, is responsible for the car crash that sent his mother into a coma. Drowning his sorrows one evening in a seedy L.A whiskey bar,...

Cheyenne Autumn-1964 6.8

Cheyenne Autumn-1964

When the government agency fails to deliver even the meager supplies due by treaty to the proud Cheyenne tribe in their barren desert reserve, the starving Indians have taken more abuse than it's worth and break it too b...

Clean-2004 6.8

Clean-2004

London-based Emily Wang gained minor notoriety from her VJ-ing on cable television. She is now more renowned for being the longtime girlfriend and pseudo manager of rock musician Lee Hauser, who seems to be on the brink ...

None But the Brave-1965 6.5

None But the Brave-1965

American and Japanese soldiers, stranded on a tiny Pacific island during World War II, must make a temporary truce and cooperate to survive various tribulations. Told through the eyes of the American and Japanese unit co...

Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi!-2005 4.4

Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi!-2005

There are lots of Gods in Hindu India. One of the Gods is called Yama, or the God of death. In this case Yama is asked to bring in the lifeless body of a rich Indian called Aditya. Yama does so. On the way, Aditya soul p...

Pootie Tang-2001 5.3

Pootie Tang-2001

Pootie Tang, the musician/actor/folk hero of the ghetto, is chronicled from his early childhood to his battles against the evil Corporate America, who try to steal his magic belt and make him sell out by endorsing addict...

Hard Eight-1996 7.2

Hard Eight-1996

John has lost all his money. He sits outside a diner in the desert when Sydney happens along, buys him coffee, then takes him to Reno and shows him how to get a free room without losing much money. Under Sydney's fatherl...

The Spy Who Came In from the Cold-1965 7.6

The Spy Who Came In from the Cold-1965

Alec Leamas, a British spy, is sent to East Germany - supposedly to defect, but in fact to sow disinformation. As more plot turns appear, Leamas becomes more convinced that his own people see him as just a cog. His strug...

Prince of the City-1981 7.5

Prince of the City-1981

New York City cop Daniel Ciello is involved in some questionable police practices. He is approached by internal affairs and in exchange for him potentially being let off the hook, he is instructed to begin to expose the ...

The Scalphunters-1968 6.8

The Scalphunters-1968

Trapper Joe is on his way to the town with all of his gain of hides of the last winter. However a group of Indians stops him and takes all of his hides, leaving him the escaped slave Joseph instead. But Joe has no use fo...

Carla’s Song-1996 6.8

Carla’s Song-1996

1987, love in time of war. A bus driver George Lennox meets Carla, a Nicaraguan exile living a precarious, profoundly sad life in Glasgow. Her back is scarred, her boyfriend missing, her family dispersed; she's suicidal....

Barfly-1987 7.3

Barfly-1987

Henry Chinaski never cared for the American dream, the thought of needing to become 'something' and fit into the system disgusts him. He believes that life is free and yours to live like you see fit, and if that in some ...

Berlin Blues-2003 7.2

Berlin Blues-2003

In October 1989, the part of the West Berlin borough of Kreuzberg called SO 36, had been largely shut off by the Wall from the rest of the city for 28 years. A lethargic sub-culture of students, artists, bohemians and ba...

The Three Undelivered Letters-1979 6.7
Paper Moon-1973 8.1

Paper Moon-1973

Set in the midwest of the depression-era, Paper Moon follows Moses Pray and Addie Loggins - one a con artist, the other, the young girl who's the daughter of a woman who's just passed away. The pair meet when 'Mose' stop...

Stagecoach-1939 7.9

Stagecoach-1939

A simple stagecoach trip is complicated by the fact that Geronimo is on the warpath in the area. The passengers on the coach include a drunken doctor, two women, a bank manager who has taken off with his client's money, ...

As I Lay Dying-2013 5.4

As I Lay Dying-2013

Based on the classic novel by William Faulkner, first published in 1930, "As I Lay Dying" is the story of the death of Addie Bundren and her family's quest to honor her last wish to be buried in the nearby town of Jeffer...