Tag: 1970s

The Ploy (2016) 6.3

The Ploy (2016)

Storyline:In the summer of '75 Pier Paolo Pasolini's film, "Salò", is stolen from the lab where he is editing it. This is just the first step of an intricate plan that will bring the great poet to his violent death.Us...

Scotland, Pa. (2001) 6.7

Scotland, Pa. (2001)

Storyline:Joe McBeth is a hard-working but unambitious doofus who toils at a hamburger stand alongside his wife Pat, who has a significant edge in the brains department. Pat is convinced she could do a lot better with...

Enfant Terrible (2020) 6.2

Enfant Terrible (2020)

Storyline:The life and the impact of iconic German New Wave director, Rainer Werner Fassbinder.User Reviews: In this case, it is half of the title that says it all. To be exact, it is the second half of the title. Sha...

Melody (1971) 7.6

Melody (1971)

Storyline:Two youngsters declare to their parents that they want to get married. Not sometime in the future but as soon as possible. The story is told from the children's point of view. Written by Stev...

Taking Off (1971) 7.4

Taking Off (1971)

Storyline:Unable to deal with her parents, Jeannie Tyne runs away from home. Larry and Lyne Tyne search for her, and in the process meet other people whose children ran away. With their children gone, the parents are ...

Concerning Violence (2014) 7.5

Concerning Violence (2014)

Storyline:The most daring moments in the struggle for liberation from colonial rule.User Reviews: Excellent and brave work. Very recommendable. If you expect an essay about the causes, consequences, etc of colonialism...

200 Motels (1971) 5.9

200 Motels (1971)

Storyline:"Touring makes you crazy", Frank Zappa says, explaining that the idea for this movie came to him while the Mothers of Invention were touring. The story, interspersed with performances by the Mothers and the ...

One Hundred Steps (2000) 7.6

One Hundred Steps (2000)

Storyline:"I cento passi" (one hundred steps) was the distance between the Impastatos' house and the house of Tano Badalamenti, an important Mafia boss, in the small Sicilian town of Cinisi. The movie is the story of ...

Confidential: Secret Market (1974) 6.6

Confidential: Secret Market (1974)

Storyline:The street life in Osaka: Tome and her mother who hate each other both live off prostitution. Tome also supports her disabled brother, Jitsuo with whom she has an incestuous relationship. Her daily routine c...

When Eight Bells Toll (1971) 6

When Eight Bells Toll (1971)

Storyline:In a vein similar to the James Bond movies, British Agent Philip Calvert (Sir Anthony Hopkins) is on a mission to determine the whereabouts of a ship that disappeared near the coast of Scotland.User Reviews:...

Batman: Soul of the Dragon (2021) 5.9

Batman: Soul of the Dragon (2021)

Storyline:Batman, Bronze Tiger, Lady Shiva, and Richard Dragon join forces when they come to realize that they share a common acquaintance. The Martial Arts Master that trained them has been missing for a number of ye...

High Anxiety (1977) 6.7

High Anxiety (1977)

Storyline:Dr. Richard Thorndyke arrives as new administrator of the Psychoneurotic Institute for the Very, VERY Nervous to discover some suspicious goings-on. When he's framed for murder, Dr. Thorndyke must confront h...

Go for It (1976) 3.4

Go for It (1976)

Storyline:Narrated by Ron Gans. Extreme sports meets midnight movie with a film that showcases wild surfing and skateboarding madness. Awesome surfing footage with Larry Bertleman and skateboarding with Tony Alva. Lot...

Lady Ice (1973) 4.8

Lady Ice (1973)

Storyline:An insurance investigator romances a wealthy young beauty when he suspects she may be involved in fencing stolen jewels.User Reviews: Never quite gets off the ground ... sutherland plays his usual wisecracki...

Everything – The Real Thing Story (2019) 8.2

Everything – The Real Thing Story (2019)

Storyline:Dubbed 'the black Beatles' by the British tabloids, the 'other' four lads from Liverpool recount their incredible story from the tough streets of Toxteth to the bright lights of New York - a journey of inter...

God Told Me To (1976) 6.3

God Told Me To (1976)

Storyline:The storyline of this movie involves a series of motiveless murders committed by various New York residents: a sniper shoots people from a water tower; a father murders his entire family; and a cop opens fir...

Bedtime Stories (2008) 6

Bedtime Stories (2008)

Storyline:In 1974, Marty Bronson builds the Sunny Vista Motel in Los Angeles, California, with the intention of raising his son Skeeter and his daughter Wendy in the place where he works. However he is not a good busi...

King Kong (1976) 5.9

King Kong (1976)

Storyline:When a research ship is sent to explore an island thought to be rich in oil, paleontologist Jack Prescott sneaks aboard, having heard strange rumors about the island. En route, the crew rescues Dwan, the sol...

Rudolph’s Shiny New Year (TV Movie 1976) 6.7

Rudolph’s Shiny New Year (TV Movie 1976)

Storyline:Father Time sends Santa a message telling him that the baby new year, Happy, is missing! And without the baby new year, it'll remain the old year forever. But it's foggy and snowing, so Rudolph's the only re...

The Who: At Kilburn 1977 (Video 2009) 8.5

The Who: At Kilburn 1977 (Video 2009)

Storyline:They are one of the greatest rock and roll bands of all time. For over four decades, they have changed modern music as we know it. But some of their most famous performances have never been released... until...

Sweeney! (1977) 6.9

Sweeney! (1977)

Storyline:Hard-bitten Flying Squad officer Jack Regan gets embroiled in a deadly political plot when an old friend asks him to investigate the death of his girlfriend. Framed on a drunk-drive charge and suspended from...

Brothers in Blood (1987) 4.7

Brothers in Blood (1987)

Storyline:War is Hell... especially NAM. A group of battle weary soldiers in Vietnam are trapped behind enemy lines. There is no way back. No help on the way. It's only a matter of time and these guys intend to "Die F...

The Burglars (1971) 6.7

The Burglars (1971)

Storyline:In 1970s Athens a group of professional burglars led by Azad plan a daring burglary. The victim is the rich gem merchant Mister Tasco. The treasure to be plundered is Mister Tasco's sumptuous emerald collect...

Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker’s Apocalypse (1991) 8.1

Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker’s Apocalypse (1991)

Storyline:Documents the sensational events surrounding the making of Apocalypse Now (1979)' and Francis Ford Coppola's struggle with nature, governments, actors, and self-doubt. Includes footage and sound secretly rec...