Tag: desert

Truth or Consequences (2020) 7.1

Truth or Consequences (2020)

Storyline:A speculative documentary about a small desert town in southern New Mexico. Set in a near-future when humans are leaving Earth for other planets, the film tells the story of the people who stayed.User Reviews:

Cain’s Way (1970) 5.3

Cain’s Way (1970)

Storyline:Following the Civil War, Confederate Captain Justice Cain has retired to a quiet life with his young son and black wife. However, the men of his old outfit, known as Cain's Cutthroats, have turned to lives o...

Instant Dreams (2017) 7.5

Instant Dreams (2017)

Storyline:Instant Dreams brings us into the lives of Polaroid enthusiasts to create a portrait of Dr. Edwin Land, a pioneer in American technology. When Polaroid announced the end of instant film in 2008, a small grou...

Timbuktu (2014) 7.1

Timbuktu (2014)

Storyline:Not far from the ancient Malian city of Timbuktu, proud cattle herder Kidane (Ibrahim Ahmed aka Pino) lives peacefully in the dunes with his wife Satima (Toulou Kiki), his daughter Toya (Layla Walet Mohamed)...

The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994) 7.4

The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)

Storyline:Two drag-queens (Anthony/Mitzi and Adam/Felicia) and a transgender woman contract to perform a drag show at a resort in Alice Springs, a resort town in the remote Australian desert. They head west from Sydne...

Assault Girls (2009) 3.7

Assault Girls (2009)

Storyline:In the aftermath of a global thermonuclear war three battle tested women wage war in a virtual video game against giant mutant sand whales.User Reviews: Oh my god! This was such a waste of time.First of all,...

Jarhead (2005) 7

Jarhead (2005)

Storyline:Anthony "Swoff" Swofford, a Camus-reading kid from Sacramento, enlists in the Marines in the late 1980s. He malingers during boot camp, but makes it through as a sniper, paired with the usually-reliable Troy...

Cowboys & Aliens (2011) 6

Cowboys & Aliens (2011)

Storyline:The Old West.. where a lone cowboy leads an uprising against a terror from beyond our world. 1873. New Mexico Territory. A stranger with no memory of his past stumbles into the hard desert town of Absolution...

Station Six Sahara (1963) 6.4

Station Six Sahara (1963)

Storyline:In the Sahara, at an oil pipeline pumping station belonging to Medina Oil Company, five technicians man the facility. Kramer, a German, is the foreman. Two Brits, Fletcher and Macey, and Santos, a Hispanic, ...

The Sheik (1921) 6.4

The Sheik (1921)

Storyline:Sheik Ahmed (Valentino) desperately desires fiesty British socialite Diana (Ayres), so he abducts her and carries her off to his luxurious desert tent-palace. The free-spirited Diana recoils from his passion...

The Winning of Barbara Worth (1926) 7

The Winning of Barbara Worth (1926)

Storyline:Jefferson Worth finds an orphaned child in the desert and raises her as his daughter, Barbara. When grown, Barbara is beloved by Abe Lee, the foreman of her father's ranch and company. When a rich land devel...

In the Footsteps of Elephant (2020) 7.7

In the Footsteps of Elephant (2020)

Storyline:"In the Footsteps of Elephant" follows filmmakers as they capture the epic journey of African elephants across the Kalahari desert for Disneynature's "Elephant." The team faces extreme weather, inaccessible ...

Ashes of Time (1994) 7.2

Ashes of Time (1994)

Storyline:Ou-yang Feng lives in the middle of a desert, where he acts as a middle man to various swordsmen in ancient China. One of those swordsmen is Huang Yao-shi, who has found some magic wine that causes one to fo...

Ashes of Time (1994) 7.2

Ashes of Time (1994)

Storyline:Ou-yang Feng lives in the middle of a desert, where he acts as a middle man to various swordsmen in ancient China. One of those swordsmen is Huang Yao-shi, who has found some magic wine that causes one to fo...

Below Sea Level (2008) 7.4

Below Sea Level (2008)

Storyline:During a five year period an Italian filmmaker documents the world of down-on-their-luck individuals who live in a Californian desert trying to get by one day at a time. None of them has more than a vehicle,...

Children of Sorrow (2012) 4.2

Children of Sorrow (2012)

Storyline:A young woman embeds herself in a cult looking for answers to her sister's disappearance, only to find a dark secret within the cult and an even darker secret within herself.User Reviews: 2 it is! The perfec...

"Vagrant Queen" Temple of Doom (TV Episode 2020) 8.8

"Vagrant Queen" Temple of Doom (TV Episode 2020)

Storyline:The team arrive on Wix to unexpected revelations. Betrayal leads to a bloody showdown.User Reviews:

Ambush (1950) 6.5

Ambush (1950)

Storyline:In 1878, the shortest trail West through the Arizona territory passed by the foot of Bailey Mountain. Although the shortest, it also was the most dangerous route because Bailey Mountain was the stronghold of...

Detour (Video 2003) 4.1

Detour (Video 2003)

Storyline:While returning to Los Angeles in a trailer through the desert, the driver Neil convinces his friends Tara, Harmony, Loopz, Michelle, Lee and Cashie to take a detour to an isolated mine where it could have a...

Sands of the Kalahari (1965) 6.9

Sands of the Kalahari (1965)

Storyline:A small airplane crashes in the sweltering deserts of southern Africa hundreds of miles from civilization. As parallels are drawn between the stranded group of seven passengers and a nearby pack of savage ba...

Stargate Origins: Catherine (2018) 4.3

Stargate Origins: Catherine (2018)

Storyline:In 1939, Professor Paul Langford and his daughter Catherine are still grappling with the mysteries of the ancient relic they discovered in the Egyptian desert more than ten years ago. With war looming in Eur...

Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann (1982) 5.2

Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann (1982)

Storyline:Lyle Swann is a successful off-road racer who mistakenly gets sent back in time 100 years. When a band of outlaws robs Swann of his motorcycle, he's forced to outfox the gangsters and give in to the seductio...

Last of the Comanches (1953) 6.0

Last of the Comanches (1953)

Storyline:It's 1876 and all the Indians are at peace except the Comanches lead by Black Cloud. When Black Cloud wipes out a town, only six soldiers are left and they head for the nearest fort. In the desert they are r...

The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (2005) 7.1

The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (2005)

Storyline:When brash Texas border officer Mike Norton wrongfully kills and buries the friend and ranch hand of Pete Perkins, the latter is reminded of a promise he made to bury his friend, Melquiades Estrada, in his M...