Tag: Alan Arkin

Popi (1969) 6.7

Popi (1969)

Storyline:Abraham is a Puerto Rican single parent with two boys. He is becoming very worried about them living in their run down neighborhood when one day he notices that Cubans who escape are lionized and given excep...

The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976) 6.7

The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976)

Storyline:Concerned about his friend's cocaine use, Dr. Watson tricks Sherlock Holmes into travelling to Vienna, where Holmes enters the care of Sigmund Freud. Freud attempts to solve the mysteries of Holmes' subconsc...

The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009) 6.4

The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009)

Storyline: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 Pip...

Last of the Red Hot Lovers (1972) 5.9

Last of the Red Hot Lovers (1972)

Storyline:A middle aged restaurateur begins to feel the desire to roam and realizes that one day each week, his mother's apartment will be empty all afternoon. He makes several attempts at seduction, only to learn tha...

Raising Flagg (2006) 5.4

Raising Flagg (2006)

Storyline:A comedy centered on a handyman (Arkin) and his lifelong competition with his neighbor (Pendleton.)User Reviews: This is a most unusual art film. It is not for kids, eager for action and gore, nor is it a ch...

The In-Laws (1979) 7.3

The In-Laws (1979)

Storyline:In preparation for his daughter's wedding, dentist Sheldon Kornpett meets Vince Ricardo, the groom's father. Vince, a manic fellow who claims to be a government agent, then proceeds to drag Sheldon into a se...

Spenser Confidential (2020) 6.6

Spenser Confidential (2020)

Storyline:Spenser, a former Boston patrolman who just got out from prison, teams up with Hawk, an aspiring fighter, to unravel the truth behind the death of two police officers.User Reviews:

The Jerky Boys (1995) 4.9

The Jerky Boys (1995)

Storyline:When two unemployed telephone pranksters decide to use their vocal User Reviews:

The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006) 5.3

The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006)

Storyline:Now that Santa and Mrs. Claus have the North Pole running smoothly, the Counsel of Legendary Figures has called an emergency meeting on Christmas Eve! The evil Jack Frost has been making trouble, looking to ...

And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself (2003) 6.5

And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself (2003)

Storyline:In 1914, the Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa (Antonio Banderas) invites studios to shoot his actual battles against PorfĂ­rio Diaz army to raise funds for financing guns and ammunition. The Mutual Film Cor...

Noel (2004) 6.0

Noel (2004)

Storyline:Christmas Eve in New York, and the lonely divorced publisher, Rose Collins, needs a miracle to improve the health of her mother, interned in a hospital with Alzheimers. She feels sorry for another patient an...

Mother Night (1996) 7.0

Mother Night (1996)

Storyline:An American spy behind the lines during WWII serves as a Nazi propagandist, a role he cannot escape in his future life as he can never reveal his real role in the war.User Reviews:

Jakob the Liar (1999) 6.4

Jakob the Liar (1999)

Storyline:In 1944 Poland, a Jewish shop keeper named Jakob is summoned to ghetto headquarters after being caught out after curfew. While waiting for the German Kommondant, Jakob overhears a German radio broadcast abou...

Eros (2004) 5.7

Eros (2004)

Storyline:A three-part anthology film about love and sexuality: a menage-a-trois between a couple and a young woman on the coast of Tuscany; an advertising executive under enormous pressure at work, who, during visits...

Glengarry Glen Ross (1992) 7.5

Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)

Storyline:Glengarry Glen Ross, follows the lives of four unethical Chicago real estate agents who are prepared to go to any lengths (legal or illegal) to unload undesirable real estate on unwilling prospective buyers....

Freebie and the Bean (1974) 6.6

Freebie and the Bean (1974)

Storyline:Two San Francisco detectives want to bring down a local hijacking boss. But they'll have to get to him before a hitman does.User Reviews:

Escape from Sobibor (1987) 7.2

Escape from Sobibor (1987)

Storyline:During WWII, the death camp at Treblinka had an escape, causing the Commandant at a similar camp in Sobibor to vow (actually threaten) that his camp would never experience the same thing. But those who were ...

Catch-22 (1970) 7.2

Catch-22 (1970)

Storyline:A bombardier in World War II tries desperately to escape the insanity of the war. However, sometimes insanity is the only sane way to cope with a crazy situation. Catch-22 is a parody of a "military mentalit...

Inspector Clouseau (1968) 5

Inspector Clouseau (1968)

Storyline:Detective Inspector is borrowed from the Surete on special assignment for Scotland Yard in hopes that a fresh outlook will help the government recover the loot from the Great Train Robbery, which is being us...

The Rocketeer (1991) 6.4

The Rocketeer (1991)

Storyline:Straight from the pages of a pulp comic from a past era, the Rocketeer recreates 1930's Hollywood, complete with gangsters, Nazi spies, and the growth of the Age of Aviation. Young pilot Cliff Secord stumble...

Bad Medicine (1985) 4.5

Bad Medicine (1985)

Storyline:Jeff Marx wants to study medicine and become a physician. However, his grades are far from enough to get him into an American medical school. But instead he gets a chance to study medicine abroad, in a small...

Sunshine Cleaning (2008) 6.9

Sunshine Cleaning (2008)

Storyline:A family. Rose and Norah, in Albuquerque, lost their mother when they were young. Rose is responsible - a housecleaner, raising her seven-year-old son Oscar. She's also having an affair with Mac, a married c...

Wait Until Dark (1967) 7.8

Wait Until Dark (1967)

Storyline:Susy was recently blinded and recently married. Susy's husband, Sam, is asked to hold a doll for a woman he doesn't know as they get off an airplane. The woman disappears. Later, she's found dead by her form...

Little Murders (1971) 7.1

Little Murders (1971)

Storyline:An idealistic girl, Patsy Newquist, saves a young apathetic photographer, Alfred Chamberlain, from a gang of hooligans. She falls for him, but he turns out to be a nihilist. They go out anyway. All this happ...