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The Death and Life of Nancy Eaton
A film based on the tragic death in 1985 of Nancy Eaton, department store heiress, brutally murdered by her childhood family friend.
Riri Riza's Eliana, Eliana is a tale of a mother and daughter on the search for a missing friend. Eliana (Rachel Sayidina) is a young woman who responds to unwanted male advances by kicking the men in sensitive areas. She arrives home after losing her job to find her mother, whom she has not seen in five months. Her roommate, ...
Mercedes mon Amour
The film is based on 'Fikrimin Ince Gulu', a novel by Adalet Agaoglu, which depicts a first generation gurbetci/guest-worker returning home. It covers his land journey in short bursts from Germany to the Turkey's west border - and extensively from thereon to his village close to Ankara - capital of Turkey. He begins his journey purchasing a second hand yellow ...
The P-38 Pilot
“For the dispossessed, the excluded, the condemned, fallen from life and loving.” These words are typed across the screen at the outset of THE P-38 PILOT, Bruce Baillie’s experimental video portrait of a former pilot outraged by old age and bitter with regrets. We hear the man's disputatious monologue on the soundtrack: “I’m not the kind of guy to end ...
Darfinkar & Donickar: The Movie
The movie compiled from the Swedish TV series "Dårfinkar & dönickar" aired in 1988
Albert Einstein is the son of a Tasmanian apple farmer, who discovers the secret of splitting the beer atom to put the bubbles back into beer. When Albert travels to Sydney to patent his invention he meets beatuiful French scientist Marie Curie, as well as several unscrupulous types who try to take advantage of the naive genius and his invention.
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Two con men try to settle their rivalry by betting on who can swindle a young American heiress out of $50,000 first.
Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.
Shattered Dreams: Picking Up the Pieces
In considering Israel's plight, with five wars in its 40 years of existence, Schonfeld interviews Arabs and Jews of every conceivable political and religious view and focuses on the impact upon public opinion of the war in Lebanon and the uprising in the occupied territories of the Gaza Strip and the West Bank.