Tag: François Truffaut

The 400 Blows (1959) 8.1

The 400 Blows (1959)

Storyline:Seemingly in constant trouble at school, 14-year-old Antoine Doinel returns at the end of every day to a drab, unhappy home life. His parents have little money and he sleeps on a couch that's been pushed int...

Jules and Jim (1962) 7.9

Jules and Jim (1962)

Storyline:In pre-WWI Paris, two friends, Jules (Austrian) and Jim (French), fall in love with the same woman, Catherine. But Catherine loves and marries Jules. When they meet again in Germany after the war, Catherine ...

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) 7.7

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Storyline:Two parallel stories are told. In the first, a group of research scientists from a variety of backgrounds are investigating the strange appearance of items in remote locations, primarily desert regions. In c...

Fahrenheit 451 (1966) 7.3

Fahrenheit 451 (1966)

Storyline:Based on the 1951 Ray Bradbury novel of the same name. Guy Montag is a firefighter who lives in a lonely, isolated society where books have been outlawed by a government fearing an independent-thinking publi...