Топ-100 ⓘ Free online encyclopedia. Did you know? page 280

ⓘ Free online encyclopedia. Did you know? page 280

                                               

The Black Tulip (1964 film)

The Black Tulip is a French-Italian-Spanish film which reused some names in the novel of the same title by Alexandre Dumas but its story does not follow the novel. It is, essentially, a star vehicle for the popular French actor Alain Delon. Like ...

                                               

Black Thursday (film)

Black Thursday is a French film from 1974 directed by Michel Mitrani. It was entered into the 24th Berlin International Film Festival.

                                               

The Chess Players (film)

Shatranj Ke Khilari is a 1977 Indian film written and directed by Satyajit Ray, based on Munshi Premchands short story of the same name. Amjad Khan plays the role of Wajid Ali Shah, King of Awadh, and Richard Attenborough plays the role of Genera ...

                                               

Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016 film)

Alice Through the Looking Glass is a 2016 American fantasy adventure film directed by James Bobin, written by Linda Woolverton and produced by Tim Burton, Joe Roth, Suzanne Todd, and Jennifer Todd. It is based on the characters created by Lewis C ...

                                               

Hundra

Hundra belongs to a tribe of Amazons. She is the only tribe member of her age who has never been with a man. She declares she will keep it like that. One day when she goes hunting, her tribe is outnumbered and slaughtered by barbarians. As the on ...

                                               

Ashanti (1979 film)

Ashanti is a 1979 action adventure film directed by Richard Fleischer and starring Michael Caine, Peter Ustinov, Kabir Bedi, Beverly Johnson, Omar Sharif, Rex Harrison, and William Holden. It is based on the novel Ebano by Alberto Vazquez-Figuero ...

                                               

The Tiger of Eschnapur (1959 film)

The Tiger of Eschnapur, or in original German, Der Tiger von Eschnapur, is a 1959 West German-French-Italian adventure film directed by Fritz Lang. It is the first of two films comprising what has come to be known as Fritz Langs Indian Epic ; the ...

                                               

The Last King

The film centers on the efforts of the Birkebeiner loyalists to protect the infant, Haakon Haakonsson, who was an heir to the Norwegian throne after the death of his father, King Haakon Sverresson. The film is set during the civil war era in Norw ...

                                               

Gods of Egypt (film)

Gods of Egypt is a 2016 fantasy action film directed by Alex Proyas based on the ancient Egyptian deities. It stars Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Gerard Butler, Brenton Thwaites, Chadwick Boseman, Elodie Yung, Courtney Eaton, Rufus Sewell and Geoffrey R ...

                                               

Barbarian (film)

Barbarian, also known as Kane the Barbarian, is an American sword and sorcery action direct-to-video film released in 2003. It can almost be considered a remake from the 1983 film Deathstalker. It stars the American bodybuilder, wrestler and acto ...

                                               

Vasyok Trubachyov and His Comrades

The film shows the life of schoolchildren from the USSR on the eve of the Great Patriotic War, the film tells how easily a friend can become an adversary.

                                               

Rope of Sand

Rope of Sand is a 1949 adventure-suspense film noir produced by Hal Wallis, and directed by William Dieterle. Set in South West Africa, the film stars Wallis contract star Burt Lancaster and three stars from Walliss Casablanca - Paul Henreid, Cla ...

                                               

Wing Chun (film)

Wing Chun is a 1994 Hong Kong martial arts action drama film produced and directed by Yuen Woo-ping, starring Michelle Yeoh and Donnie Yen. The film was preceded by a 1994 television series of the same name.

                                               

The Paper (film)

The Paper is a 1994 American comedy-drama film directed by Ron Howard and starring Michael Keaton, Glenn Close, Marisa Tomei, Randy Quaid and Robert Duvall. It received an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Song for "Make Up Your Mind", w ...

                                               

The Ballad of Cossack Golota

The film is based on the novel R.V.S. by Arkady Gaidar. The film takes place in 1920 during the Civil War. All the men of Olkhovka village went to war. A young man Zhigan visits his grandfather and meets the son of a soldier of the Red Army - Sas ...

                                               

Life of Pi (film)

Life of Pi is a 2012 adventure drama film based on Yann Martels 2001 novel of the same name. Directed by Ang Lee, the films adapted screenplay was written by David Magee, and it stars Suraj Sharma, Irrfan Khan, Rafe Spall, Tabu, Adil Hussain, and ...

                                               

Lost in Space (film)

Lost in Space is a 1998 American science-fiction adventure film directed by Stephen Hopkins, and starring William Hurt, Matt LeBlanc, and Gary Oldman. The plot is adapted from the 1965–1968 CBS television series of the same name. Several actors f ...

                                               

The Land of Sannikov

The Land of Sannikov is a Soviet 1974 adventure film about the fictional Sannikov Land loosely based on the novel of the same name by Vladimir Obruchev.

                                               

The Call of the North (1914 film)

The Call of the North is a 1914 American silent adventure-drama film directed by Oscar Apfel and Cecil B. DeMille. It is based on a novel, The Conjurors House; a Romance of the Free Forest by Stewart Edward White and its 1908 play adaptation The ...

                                               

Fool's Gold (2008 film)

Fools Gold is a 2008 American adventure-romance film from Warner Bros. Pictures about a recently divorced couple who rekindle their romantic life while searching for a lost treasure. The film was directed by Andy Tennant and reunites the How to L ...

                                               

Iguana (film)

Iguana is a 1988 American adventure drama/thriller film directed by Monte Hellman and starring Everett McGill in the main role. The movie is based on the titular novel by Spanish author Alberto Vazquez-Figueroa, itself based on the life of a real ...

                                               

Alatriste

Alatriste is a 2006 Spanish epic historical fiction war film directed by Agustin Diaz Yanes, based on the main character of a series of novels written by Arturo Perez-Reverte, The Adventures of Captain Alatriste. The film, which stars Viggo Morte ...

                                               

Captain Jack (film)

Captain Jack is a 1999 direct-to-video British comedy film produced by John Goldschmidt and written by Jack Rosenthal. The cast includes Bob Hoskins, Sadie Frost, Gemma Jones, Anna Massey, Peter McDonald, Maureen Lipman and Michele Dotrice. The f ...

                                               

Cartouche (film)

In the 18th century, Louis Dominique Bourguignon is working with Malichots gang but their ways are too unethical for him. He hides out from Malichot and joins the army where he and his two new friends survive by hiding out on the battlefield. Tog ...

                                               

Congo (film)

Congo is a 1995 American science fiction action-adventure film loosely based on Michael Crichtons novel of the same name. The picture was directed by Frank Marshall starring Laura Linney, Dylan Walsh, Ernie Hudson, Tim Curry, Grant Heslov and Joe ...

                                               

The Long Ships (film)

The Long Ships is a 1964 Anglo–Yugoslav adventure film shot in Technirama directed by Jack Cardiff and stars Richard Widmark, Sidney Poitier and Russ Tamblyn.

                                               

Red Shadow (film)

Red Shadow is a 2001 Japanese action comedy film directed by Hiroyuki Nakano. It is a feature film remake of the 1967 TV series Masked Ninja Akakage, created by Mitsuteru Yokoyama. The film stars Masanobu Andō in the title role and features a gue ...

                                               

Red Devils (film)

Red Devils is a 1923 Soviet adventure film directed by Ivan Perestiani based on the eponymous story by Pavel Blyakhin. It has become one of the most famous and oft-quoted works of the Soviet adventure film.

                                               

Rat Race (film)

Rat Race is a 2001 American comedy film directed by Jerry Zucker. Inspired by Stanley Kramers 1963 classic Its a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World, the film features an ensemble cast consisting of Rowan Atkinson, Whoopi Goldberg, Cuba Gooding Jr., Jon Lov ...

                                               

Legionnaire (film)

Legionnaire is a 1998 American drama war film directed by Peter MacDonald and starring Jean-Claude van Damme as a 1920s boxer who wins a fight after having been hired by gangsters to lose it, then flees to join the French Foreign Legion. The cast ...

                                               

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (film)

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, also promoted as LXG, is a 2003 steampunk-dieselpunk superhero film loosely based on the first volume of the comic book series of the same name by Alan Moore and Kevin ONeill. It was released on July 11, 200 ...

                                               

Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle

Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle is a 2018 adventure drama film directed by Andy Serkis with a screenplay by Callie Kloves, based on stories collected in All the Mowgli Stories by Rudyard Kipling. The film stars Rohan Chand, Matthew Rhys, and Freida ...

                                               

Night of the Twisters (film)

Night of the Twisters is a 1996 made-for-television disaster film that was directed by Timothy Bond. The film premiered on The Family Channel on February 11, 1996, as the cable channels first original movie. Filmed in Kleinburg, Ontario, Canada, ...

                                               

Lights on the River

Lights on the River is a 1954 Soviet childrens film directed by Viktor Eisymont. A screen version of the novel of the same name by Nikolai Dubov.

                                               

Ready Player One (film)

Ready Player One is a 2018 American science fiction adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg, from a screenplay by Zak Penn and Ernest Cline based on Clines 2011 novel of the same name. It stars Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke, Ben Mendelsohn, T.J. ...

                                               

The Song of Roland (film)

Dominique Sanda as Anna Marilu Marini as La femme du seigneur Bruno Moynot as Pair Charlemagne / A pilgrim / A monk Mario Gonzales as Blancandrin / Jeannot, le voleur Pierre Clementi as Olivier / Le clerc Laszlo Szabo as Duc Naimes / Chevalier ho ...

                                               

Morgan, the Pirate

Morgan, the Pirate is a 1960 Italian-French co-production historical adventure film, directed by Andre de Toth and Primo Zeglio, and starring Steve Reeves as Sir Henry Morgan, the pirate who became the self-proclaimed governor of Jamaica.

                                               

Blackbeard the Pirate

Blackbeard the Pirate is a 1952 Technicolor adventure film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Robert Newton, Linda Darnell, William Bendix, Keith Andes, and Torin Thatcher. The film was made by RKO and produced by Edmund Grainger from a screenp ...

                                               

Secondhand Lions

Secondhand Lions is a 2003 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Tim McCanlies. It tells the story of an introverted young boy who is sent to live with his eccentric great-uncles on a farm in Texas.

                                               

Abduction

Raptio, large scale abduction of women, either for marriage or enslavement Tiger kidnapping, taking a hostage to force a loved one or associate of the victim to do something Bride kidnapping, a practice in which a man abducts the woman he wishes ...

                                               

Kidnapped

"Kidnapped!" Jeeves and Wooster, a 1991 television episode Kidnapped TV series, an NBC drama show Kidnapped 2005 miniseries, based on R.L. Stevensons novel "Kidnapped!", a Frisky Dingo episode

                                               

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen is a 1988 adventure fantasy film co-written and directed by Terry Gilliam and starring John Neville, Sarah Polley, Eric Idle, Jonathan Pryce, Oliver Reed, and Uma Thurman. The film is based on the tall tales abo ...

                                               

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (film)

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time is a 2010 American action fantasy film directed by Mike Newell. The film was written by Jordan Mechner, Boaz Yakin, Doug Miro, and Carlo Bernard, produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, and released by Walt Disney Pictu ...

                                               

Red Sonja (film)

Red Sonja is a 1985 Dutch-American sword and sorcery action film directed by Richard Fleischer. The film introduces Brigitte Nielsen as the title character, with Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sandahl Bergman, Ronald Lacey, Ernie Reyes, Jr., Paul L. Smit ...

                                               

Rampage (2018 film)

Rampage is a 2018 American science fiction monster film directed by Brad Peyton, and based on the video game series of the same name by Midway Games. The film stars Dwayne Johnson, Naomie Harris, Malin Åkerman, Jake Lacy, Joe Manganiello, and Jef ...

                                               

The Worst Witch (film)

The film follows the plot of the 1974 book. The movie centers around Mildred Hubble, who is invariably the "Worst Witch" at Miss Cackles Academy for Witches; a school of magic. Mildred creates many mishaps, including being late for school and mak ...

                                               

Vella kalpi

The Devils Servants is a 1970 film produced and distributed by Riga Film Studio. It was written and directed by Aleksandrs Leimanis during the time Latvia was part of the Soviet Union. In 1972, Riga Film Studio released a sequel to this film name ...

                                               

Dreams of Russia

Dreams of Russian is a 1992 Japanese-Russian period film directed and co-written by Junya Satō. It is based on a book of the same name by Japanese writer Yasushi Inoue.

                                               

Don Q, Son of Zorro

Don Q, Son of Zorro is the 1925 sequel to the 1920 silent film The Mark of Zorro. It was loosely based upon the 1909 novel Don Q.s Love Story, written by the mother-and-son duo Kate and Hesketh Hesketh-Prichard. The story was reworked in 1925 int ...

                                               

Tarzan, the Ape Man (1981 film)

Tarzan, the Ape Man is a 1981 adventure film directed by John Derek and starring Bo Derek, Miles OKeeffe, Richard Harris, and John Phillip Law. The screenplay by Tom Rowe and Gary Goddard is loosely based on the novel Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar ...

                                               

Black Gold (2011 Qatari film)

Black Gold is a 2011 French epic historical war film, based on Hans Rueschs 1957 novel South of the Heart: A Novel of Modern Arabia. It was directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud, produced by Tarak Ben Ammar and co-produced by Doha Film Institute. The f ...

                                               

The Black Stallion (film)

The Black Stallion is a 1979 American adventure film based on the 1941 classic childrens novel of the same name by Walter Farley. The film starts in 1946, five years after the book was published. It tells the story of Alec Ramsey, who is shipwrec ...

                                               

The Sixth

The Sixth is a parable about lawlessness and bureaucracy in the aftermath of the Great October Revolution. The film could be categorized as an "Ostern" type of movie, with a lawman hero who faces up to corruption against the odds, although no one ...

                                               

August: Osage County (film)

August: Osage County is a 2013 American comedy-drama film directed by John Wells. It was written by Tracy Letts and based on his Pulitzer Prize-winning play of the same name. It is produced by George Clooney, Grant Heslov, Jean Doumanian, and Ste ...

                                               

The Rebellion of the Brides

The Rebellion of the Brides is a 1984 Uzbek comedy film based on an eponymous play by the Uzbek writer Said Ahmad and directed by Melis Abzalov. Kelinlar qozgvoloni is one of the most critically acclaimed Uzbek films of the Soviet period. Like Me ...

                                               

Vukovar, jedna prica

Vukovar, jedna prica is a Serbian war film directed by Boro Draskovic. It was released in 1994. It is also known as Vukovar poste restante. The film was selected as the Serbian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 67th Academy Awards, ...

                                               

Major League (film)

Major League is a 1989 American sports comedy film produced by Chris Chesser and Irby Smith, written and directed by David S. Ward, that stars Tom Berenger, Charlie Sheen, Wesley Snipes, James Gammon, Bob Uecker, Rene Russo, Dennis Haysbert, and ...

                                               

The Artamonov Business

Fabricant Ilya Artamonov from the former serfs. His desire to strengthen and develop the business knows no obstacles. He is still connected with peasants and craftsmen, but with his death this connection breaks off. His son, Pyotr Artamonov, begi ...

                                               

Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands

Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands is a 1976 comedy film directed by Bruno Barreto. Based on the novel of the same name by Jorge Amado, it takes place in 1940s Bahia. It stars Sonia Braga, Jose Wilker and Mauro Mendonça in the leading roles. The scre ...

                                               

Dreadnaught (film)

A short-tempered, violent criminal named White Tiger is on the run from the police and joins a theater troupe to hide out, killing anyone who angers him or who suspects his identity. One person he unsuccessfully tries to kill several times is a c ...

                                               

The Banishment

The Banishment is a 2007 Russian film directed by Andrey Zvyagintsev. The film is a loose adaptation of The Laughing Matter, a 1953 novel by Armenian-American writer William Saroyan. It stars Konstantin Lavronenko and Maria Bonnevie. The film pre ...

                                               

Ethan Frome (film)

Ethan Frome is a 1993 British-American drama film directed by John Madden, and starring Liam Neeson, Patricia Arquette, Joan Allen and Tate Donovan. It is an adaptation of the novella Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton.

                                               

Kes (film)

Kes is a 1969 British drama film directed by Ken Loach and produced by Tony Garnett. The film is based on the 1968 novel A Kestrel for a Knave, written by the Hoyland Nether-born author Barry Hines. The film is ranked seventh in the British Film ...

                                               

Kitty

Kitty 2016 film, a short film written and directed by Chloe Sevigny Kitty 1929 film, based on the Deeping novel; the first British talking picture Kitty 2002 film, a Kannada film starring Darshan Kitty 1945 film, starring Paulette Goddard Kitty F ...

                                               

Death Rite

Death Rite is a 1976 psychological thriller film co-written and directed by Claude Chabrol, and based on the novel Initiation au meurtre by Frederic Dard.

                                               

Assia and the Hen with the Golden Eggs

Asya and the Hen with the Golden Eggs, or Ryaba, My Chicken is a 1994 Russian comedy film directed by Andrei Konchalovsky. It was entered into the 1994 Cannes Film Festival. Asya and the Hen with the Golden Eggs is a satirical sequel to Konchalov ...

                                               

Lantana (film)

Lantana is a 2001 Australian drama film, directed by Ray Lawrence and starring Anthony LaPaglia, Kerry Armstrong, Geoffrey Rush and Barbara Hershey. It is based on the play Speaking In Tongues by Andrew Bovell, which premiered at Sydneys Griffin ...

                                               

The Anderson Tapes

The Anderson Tapes is a 1971 American Technicolor neo noir crime film in Panavision directed by Sidney Lumet and starring Sean Connery and featuring Dyan Cannon, Martin Balsam and Alan King. The screenplay was written by Frank Pierson, based upon ...

                                               

Macaroni (film)

Macaroni is a 1985 Italian comedy-drama film directed by Ettore Scola. The film was selected as the Italian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 58th Academy Awards, ahead of Federico Fellinis Ginger and Fred, but was not accepted as a ...

                                               

A New Life (film)

A New Life is a 1988 American romantic comedy film written, directed by and starring Alan Alda, also featuring Ann-Margret, John Shea, Hal Linden and Veronica Hamel.

                                               

Open Water (film)

Open Water is a 2003 American survival horror thriller film. The story concerns an American couple who go scuba diving while on vacation, only to find themselves stranded miles from shore in shark-infested waters when the crew of their boat accid ...

                                               

Palindromes (film)

Palindromes is a 2004 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Todd Solondz. Referencing Solondzs previous Welcome to the Dollhouse, it was nominated for the Golden Lion award at the 61st Venice International Film Festival. The protagon ...

                                               

The Sheltering Sky (film)

The Sheltering Sky is a 1990 British drama film directed by Bernardo Bertolucci starring Debra Winger and John Malkovich. The film is based on the 1949 novel of the same name by Paul Bowles about a couple who journey to northern Africa in the hop ...

                                               

Basement (disambiguation)

"Basement", a song by Puddle Of Mudd from Come Clean Basement 5, a reggae punk fusion band from London founded in 1978 "The Basement", a song by Pete Rock & CL Smooth Basement band, an Emo band from Ipswich, England

                                               

Rose Hill (film)

Rose Hill is a 1997 American Western film, directed by Christopher Cain and written by Earl W. Wallace. The film stars Jennifer Garner, Jeffrey D. Sams, Vera Farmiga, Justin Chambers, and Zak Orth. It is based on Julie Garwoods 1995 novel For the ...

                                               

Family Resemblances

Family Resemblances is a 1996 French comedy film. It was directed by Cedric Klapisch, and written by Klapisch, Agnes Jaoui and Jean-Pierre Bacri. The film stars Bacri, Jaoui, Jean-Pierre Darroussin, Catherine Frot, Wladimir Yordanoff, Claire Maur ...

                                               

Family Diary

Family Diary is a 1962 Italian film directed by Valerio Zurlini and based on the novel by Vasco Pratolini. It tells the story of two brothers who are brought up apart from each other at their mothers death, then brought together by difficult fami ...

                                               

Hearts in Atlantis (film)

Hearts in Atlantis is a 2001 mystery drama thriller film directed by Scott Hicks and starring Anthony Hopkins and Anton Yelchin. It is loosely adapted from Stephen Kings Dark Tower tie-in Low Men in Yellow Coats, a novella in the collection Heart ...

                                               

Synonyms (film)

Synonyms is a 2019 French-Israeli drama film directed by Nadav Lapid. It won the Golden Bear at the 69th Berlin International Film Festival. It also won the FIPRESCI Award at the festival.

                                               

Syriana

Syriana is a 2005 American geopolitical thriller film written and directed by Stephen Gaghan, and executive produced by George Clooney, who also stars in the film with an ensemble cast. Gaghans screenplay is loosely adapted from ex CIA operative ...

                                               

Skippy (film)

Skippy is a 1931 American Pre-Code comedy film. The screenplay by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Don Marquis, Norman Z. McLeod, and Sam Mintz was based on the comic strip Skippy by Percy Crosby. The film stars Jackie Cooper, Robert Coogan, Mitzi Green and ...

                                               

Fate of a Man

Fate of a Man, also released as A Mans Destiny and Destiny of a Man is a 1959 Soviet film adaptation of the short story by Mikhail Sholokhov, and also the directorial debut of Sergei Bondarchuk. In the year of its release it won the Grand Prize a ...

                                               

Tyrannosaur (film)

Tyrannosaur is a 2011 British drama film written and directed by Paddy Considine and starring Peter Mullan, Olivia Colman, Eddie Marsan, Paul Popplewell and Sally Carman.

                                               

The Chekist

The Chekist is a 1992 Russian-French dystopian drama film directed by Aleksandr Rogozhkin, based on a 1923 short story by Vladimir Zazubrin. It tells the story of a bloody work and downfall of a Soviet Cheka security official involved in mass exe ...

                                               

O Quatrilho

O Quatrilho is a 1995 Brazilian drama film directed by Fabio Barreto. It was adapted from a Jose Clemente Pozenato novel by telenovela writer Antonio Calmon and screenwriter Leopoldo Serran. It stars famous telenovela actresses Patricia Pillar an ...

                                               

Elegy (film)

Elegy is a 2008 American romantic drama film directed by Isabel Coixet. Its screenplay is adapted by Nicholas Meyer from the novel The Dying Animal by Philip Roth. The film stars Penelope Cruz, Ben Kingsley, and Dennis Hopper, and features Patric ...

                                               

Elf (film)

Elf is a 2003 American Christmas comedy film directed by Jon Favreau, written by David Berenbaum, and starring Will Ferrell, James Caan, Zooey Deschanel, Mary Steenburgen, Daniel Tay, Bob Newhart and Ed Asner. The film centers on Buddy, a human w ...

                                               

Juha (1999 film)

Juha is a 1999 Finnish film produced, written, and directed by Aki Kaurismaki. The film is loosely based on a famous 1911 novel by the Finnish author Juhani Aho marking this as the fourth time the novel was adapted for the screen. The original st ...

                                               

Emerald City (film)

Emerald City is a 1988 Australian comedy-drama film directed by Michael Jenkins, based on the play of the same name by David Williamson. Much of the plays dialogue is retained, though discussion of off-stage characters is usually replaced with th ...

                                               

Carolina (2003 film)

Carolina is a 2003 American-German romantic comedy film directed by Marleen Gorris, starring Julia Stiles, Shirley MacLaine, Alessandro Nivola, Mika Boorem, Randy Quaid, and Jennifer Coolidge. Lisa Sheridan has a cameo role in the film, and Barba ...

                                               

Monte Carlo (2011 film)

Monte Carlo is a 2011 American adventure-romantic comedy film based on Headhunters by Jules Bass. It was directed by Thomas Bezucha. Denise Di Novi, Alison Greenspan, Nicole Kidman, and Arnon Milchan produced the film for Fox 2000 Pictures and Re ...

                                               

St. Elmo's Fire (film)

St. Elmos Fire is a 1985 American coming-of-age film directed by Joel Schumacher and starring Emilio Estevez, Rob Lowe, Andrew McCarthy, Demi Moore, Judd Nelson, Ally Sheedy, and Mare Winningham. It centers on a clique of recent graduates of Wash ...

                                               

Picnic (1955 film)

Picnic is a 1955 American Technicolor romantic comedy-drama film filmed in Cinemascope. It was adapted for the screen by Daniel Taradash from William Inges 1953 Pulitzer Prize-winning play of the same name. Joshua Logan, director of the original ...

                                               

Porto (film)

Porto is a 2016 American drama film directed by Gabe Klinger and written by Larry Gross and Gabe Klinger. The film stars Anton Yelchin, Lucie Lucas, Paulo Calatre, João Monteiro Oliveira and Françoise Lebrun. The film was released on November 17, ...

                                               

The Silver Skates (film)

The Silver Skates is an upcoming Russian historical romance adventure film directed by Michael Lockshin and written by Roman Kantor. The story is set in a Christmas tree from the 19th century in Saint Petersburg transforms into a fairytale-like w ...

                                               

Tahmina (film)

Tahmina is a 1993 Azerbaijani romantic drama. The screenplay was written by Anar Rzayev based on his novel The sixth floor of the 5-story building. Directed by Rasim Ojagov, this film depicts the love affair between Zaur, a man from an affluent f ...

                                               

Fitil

Fitil is a popular Soviet/Russian television satirical/comedy short film series which ran for 608 episodes. Some of the episodes were aimed at children, and were called Фитилёк, Fitilyok, Little Fuse. Each issue contained from the few short segme ...

                                               

Film adaptation

A film adaptation is the transfer of a work or story, in whole or in part, to a feature film. Although often considered a type of derivative work, film adaptation has been conceptualized recently by academic scholars such as Robert Stam as a dial ...

                                               

Azazel (miniseries)

This historical detective story features a young police inspector, Erast Fandorin. Fandorin’s adventures take place in the Russian Empire of the late 19th century, and he regularly finds himself at the center of key historical events, including d ...

                                               

Act of Aggression (film)

Philippe Brigaud - Escudero Milena Vukotic - Le juge Catherine Deneuve - Sarah Franco Fabrizi - Sauguet Jean-Louis Trintignant - Paul Varlin Robert Charlebois - Justin, un motard Leonora Fani - Josy Claude Brasseur - Andre Ducatel Jacques Rispal ...

This website uses cookies. Cookies remember you so we can give you a better online experience.
preloader close
preloader