Tag: Marlon Brando

Guys and Dolls (1955) 7.1

Guys and Dolls (1955)

Storyline:All the hot gamblers are in town, and they're all depending on Nathan Detroit to set up this week's incarnation of "The Oldest Established Permanent Floating Crap Game in New York;" the only problem is, he n...

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...

Christopher Columbus: The Discovery (1992) 4.5

Christopher Columbus: The Discovery (1992)

Storyline:Genoan navigator Christopher Columbus has a dream to find an alternative route to sail to the Indies, by traveling west instead of east, across the unchartered Ocean sea. After failing to find backing from t...

The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996) 4.6

The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996)

Storyline:Set in the year 2010, Dr. Moreau has successfully combined human and animal DNA to make a crossbreed animal. Well, as usual, something goes wrong and David Thewlis must try to stop it before it is too late. ...

Don Juan DeMarco (1994) 6.7

Don Juan DeMarco (1994)

Storyline:Well-respected psychiatrist Dr. Jack Mickler is only 10 days away from his retirement. A week before he is due to leave, he encounters a young man who attempts suicide--would be a pretty straightforward case...

The Chase (1966) 7.2

The Chase (1966)

Storyline:Most everyone in town thinks that Sheriff Calder is merely a puppet of rich oil-man Val Rogers. When it is learned that local baddie Bubber Reeves has escaped prison, Rogers' son is concerned because he is h...

One-Eyed Jacks (1961) 7.1

One-Eyed Jacks (1961)

Storyline:Running from the law after a bank robbery in Mexico, Dad Longworth finds an opportunity to take the stolen gold and leave his partner Rio to be captured. Years later, Rio escapes from the prison where he has...

The Night of the Following Day (1969) 6.1

The Night of the Following Day (1969)

Storyline:Things start to go wrong for a group of criminals after they kidnap a young heiress and hold her for ransom at a beach house in France. Fighting among the co-conspirators boils over shortly after the ransom ...

Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There (2003) 5.7

Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There (2003)

Storyline:Broadway: The Golden Age is the most important, ambitious and comprehensive film ever made about America's most celebrated indigenous art form. Award-winning filmmaker Rick McKay filmed over 100 of the grea...

Mutiny on the Bounty (1962) 6.9

Mutiny on the Bounty (1962)

Storyline:The Bounty leaves Portsmouth in 1787. Its destination: to sail to Tahiti and load bread-fruit. Captain Bligh will do anything to get there as fast as possible, using any means to keep up a strict discipline....

Free Money (1998) 5.6

Free Money (1998)

Storyline:The Swede (Marlon Brando), a prison warden, rules his family and his prison with an iron hand in one of the coldest parts of North Dakota. When an inmate dies under mysterious circumstances, however, the FBI...

The Fugitive Kind (1960) 7.4

The Fugitive Kind (1960)

Storyline:Val Xavier, a drifter of obscure origins, arrives at a small town and gets a job in a store run by Lady Torrence. Her husband, Jabe M. Torrance, is dying of cancer. Val is pursued by Carol Cutere, the enigma...

Désirée (1954) 7.0

Désirée (1954)

Storyline:In Marseilles, France in 1794, Desiree Clary, a young millinery clerk, becomes infatuated with Napoleon Bonaparte, but winds up wedding Genaral Jean-Baptiste Berandotte, an aid to Napoleon who later joins th...

The Ugly American (1963) 6.9

The Ugly American (1963)

Storyline:An intelligent, articulate scholar, Harrison MacWhite, survives a hostile Senate confirmation hearing at the hands of conservatives to become ambassador to Sarkan, a southeast Asian country where civil war t...

The Wild One (1953) 6.9

The Wild One (1953)

Storyline:The Black Rebels Motorcycle Club ride into the small California town of Wrightsville, eager to raise hell. Brooding gang leader Johnny Strabler takes a liking to Kathie, the daughter of the local watering ho...

Julius Caesar (1953) 7.4

Julius Caesar (1953)

Storyline:Brutus, Cassius, and other high-ranking Romans murder Caesar, because they believe his ambition will lead to tyranny. The people of Rome are on their side until Antony, Caesar's right-hand man, makes a movin...

Listen to Me Marlon (2015) 8.2

Listen to Me Marlon (2015)

Storyline:With exclusive access to his extraordinary unseen and unheard personal archive including hundreds of hours of audio recorded over the course of his life, this is the definitive Marlon Brando cinema documenta...

The Freshman (1990) 6.5

The Freshman (1990)

Storyline:Clark Kellogg is a young man starting his first year at film school in New York City. After a small time crook steals all his belongings, Clark meets Carmine "Jimmy the Toucan" Sabatini, an "importer" bearin...

Last Tango in Paris (1972) 7.1

Last Tango in Paris (1972)

Storyline:While looking for an apartment, Jeanne, a beautiful young Parisienne, encounters Paul, a mysterious American expatriate mourning his wife's recent suicide. Instantly drawn to each other, they have a stormy, ...

Naqoyqatsi (2002) 6.6

Naqoyqatsi (2002)

Storyline:In this cinematic concert, mesmerizing images are plucked from everyday reality, then visually altered with state-of-the-art digital techniques. The result is a chronicle of the shift from a world organized ...

Viva Zapata! (1952) 7.5

Viva Zapata! (1952)

Storyline:In 1909, Emiliano Zapata, a well-born but penniless Mexican Mestizo from the southern state of Morelos, comes to Mexico City to complain that their arable land has been enclosed, leaving them only in the bar...

Morituri (1965) 7

Morituri (1965)

Storyline:A German living in India during World War II is blackmailed by the English to impersonate an SS officer on board a cargo ship leaving Japan for Germany carrying a large supply of rubber for tyres. His missio...

The Nightcomers (1971) 6

The Nightcomers (1971)

Storyline:Prequel to the Henry James classic "Turn of the Screw" about the events leading up to the deaths of Peter Quint and Ms. Jessel, and the the slow corruption of the children in their care. Writ...

Burn! (1969) 7.4

Burn! (1969)

Storyline:The professional mercenary Sir William Walker instigates a slave revolt on the Caribbean island of Queimada in order to help improve the British sugar trade. Years later he is sent again to deal with the sam...