Tag: John Boorman

Deliverance (1972) 7.7

Deliverance (1972)

Storyline:The Cahulawassee River valley in Northern Georgia is one of the last natural pristine areas of the state, which will soon change with the imminent building of a dam on the river, which in turn will flood muc...

Excalibur (1981) 7.4

Excalibur (1981)

Storyline:The myth of King Arthur (Nigel Terry) brought once again to the screen. Uthur Pendragon (Gabriel Byrne) is given the mystical sword Excalibur by the wizard Merlin. At his death, Uthur buries the sword into a...

In My Country (2004) 6

In My Country (2004)

Storyline:Langston Whitfield is a Washington Post journalist. His editor provocatively sends him to South Africa to cover the Truth and Reconciliation Commission hearings, in which the perpetrators of murder and tortu...

Zardoz (1974) 5.9

Zardoz (1974)

Storyline:2293. Zardoz, an unseen "God" who speaks through an idol, a large stone statue of a head, leads a barbaric race called the Brutals, who live a harsh existence in the Outlands. Zardoz tells the Brutals that o...

Point Blank (1967) 7.4

Point Blank (1967)

Storyline:Mal Reese is in a real bind - owing a good deal of money to his organized crime bosses - and gets his friend Walker to join him in a heist. It goes off without a hitch but when Reese realizes the take isn't ...

Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977) 3.7

Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)

Storyline:Dr. Gene Tuskin works with troubled children, perhaps none more troubled than Regan MacNeil, who suffers from bad dreams and repressed memories. The memories she represses are of the time she was possessed b...

The Emerald Forest (1985) 6.9

The Emerald Forest (1985)

Storyline:Based on a true story, Powers Boothe plays an American dam engineer in Brazil. Boothe's son (played by Charlie Boorman - son of director John Boorman) is kidnapped by a rain forest tribe, and raised as one o...

The Tailor of Panama (2001) 6.2

The Tailor of Panama (2001)

Storyline:Women have been MI.6. agent Andy Osnard's weakness. As punishment for being caught sleeping with the wrong woman on his last posting in Spain, Andy is relegated to the global backwater of Panama as his next ...

Hope and Glory (1987) 7.4

Hope and Glory (1987)

Storyline:A semi-autobiographical project by John Boorman about a nine year old boy called Bill as he grows up in London during the blitz of World War 2. For a young boy, this time in history was more of an adventure,...