Aghaye Halou (1970) AKA Mr. Gullible
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Aghaye Halou (1970) AKA Mr. Gullible

While on the surface Mr. Gullible contains all the hallmarks of a good comedy, at its heart this movie portrays with uncommon clarity the pitfalls of love and the pain of betrayal. When the protagonist leaves his small village and travels to Tehran to find a wife, he does so with all the gusto and naivete of one who has not experienced the world. Yet even when Mr. Gullible encounters some of the harsh realities of the big city, he…

Tano da morire (1997) AKA To Die for Tano
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Tano da morire (1997) AKA To Die for Tano

Shot in his butcher shop by a rival clan during the Mafia wars of 1988, the Palermo Mobster Tano Guarrasi is mourned by his wife, four unmarried sisters and his daughter. But in truth, his death represents a kind of liberation for the women.

Nem Tudo e Verdade (1985) AKA It’s Not All True
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Nem Tudo e Verdade (1985) AKA It’s Not All True

A fictional account of Orson Welles’ real passage to Brazil where he was supposed to film a cultural film called “It’s All True”, to present a positive image of Brazilian people and the country’s grandiosity’s to the U.S. government, a project that was part of FDR’s Good Neighbor policy. But Welles got enchanted with everything around him and got distracted from the project, that never got fully made. This movie speculates what really happened to Welles that prevented him from…

Can-Can (1960)
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Can-Can (1960)

Parisian nightclub owner Simone Pistache is known for her performances of the can-can, which attracts the ire of the self-righteous Judge Philipe Forrestier. He hatches a plot to photograph her in the act but ends up falling for her — much to the chagrin of her boyfriend, lawyer François Durnais.

A cavallo della tigre (1961) AKA On the Tiger’s Back
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A cavallo della tigre (1961) AKA On the Tiger’s Back

Giacinto Rossi, a poor driver up to his neck in debt, is imprisoned for simulated crime. He finds himself in a cell with Tagliabue, an unscrupulous murderer; Sorcio, an elderly thief; and Papaleo, an honor-obsessed intellectual who murdered his fiancée’s lover. Giacinto is forced by the three men to make a daring escape from prison.

Pro urodov i lyudey (1998) AKA Of Freaks and Men
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Pro urodov i lyudey (1998) AKA Of Freaks and Men

St. Petersburg, early 20th century. The handsome and secretive Johann specializes in shooting erotic pictures depicting the floggings of bare-bottomed…

Fasl-e panjom (1997) AKA The Fifth Season / Season Five
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Fasl-e panjom (1997) AKA The Fifth Season / Season Five

The fight for power in an isolated Iranian village. Two families have been enemies for so long they cannot even…

House (1995)
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House (1995)

A comedy about a thirty-something man, named Victor who is to perform in a town, after having left group therapy….

Hababam Sınıfı Güle Güle / The Chaos Class: Bye Bye (1981)
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Hababam Sınıfı Güle Güle / The Chaos Class: Bye Bye (1981)

A literature teacher who was born in a village comes to Hababam Sinifi. However, the students in the class mock…

Hababam Sınıfı Dokuz Doğuruyor / The Chaos Class Is Fretting Over (1978)
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Hababam Sınıfı Dokuz Doğuruyor / The Chaos Class Is Fretting Over (1978)

A son of a tribe chef comes to the class, and he declares himself as a landowner. At the same…

Hababam Sınıfı Tatilde / The Chaos Class Is on Vacation (1977)
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Hababam Sınıfı Tatilde / The Chaos Class Is on Vacation (1977)

Hababam Sinifi (The Chaos Class) continue to their adventures. Now first female students of the school history joins to the…

Hababam Sınıfı Uyanıyor / The Chaos Class Is Waking Up (1977)
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Hababam Sınıfı Uyanıyor / The Chaos Class Is Waking Up (1977)

A kind and hardworking student joins to Hababam Sinifi (The Chaos Class) but they don’t accept him as one of…

Hababam Sınıfı Sınıfta Kaldı / The Chaos Class Failed the Class (1975)
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Hababam Sınıfı Sınıfta Kaldı / The Chaos Class Failed the Class (1975)

A young and beautiful female teacher starts working in an all boys high school. Director: Ertem Egilmez Writers: Rifat Ilgaz,…

Hababam Sınıfı / The Chaos Class (1975)
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Hababam Sınıfı / The Chaos Class (1975)

Lazy, uneducated students share a very close bond. They live together in the dormitory, where they plan their latest pranks….

Le diable par la queue (1969) AKA The Devil by the Tail
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Le diable par la queue (1969) AKA The Devil by the Tail

A family of aristocrats have fallen on hard times. To pay for repairs to their crumbling country chateau they are…

Manon des sources / Manon of the Spring (1986) (second movie of the series)
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Manon des sources / Manon of the Spring (1986) (second movie of the series)

After the death of Jean Cadoret, his wife has returned to the life of opera singer and his daughter Manon…

Jean de Florette (1986) (first movie of the series)
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Jean de Florette (1986) (first movie of the series)

In a rural French village an old man and his only remaining relative cast their covetous eyes on an adjoining…

Maratonci trce pocasni krug / The Marathon Family (1982)
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Maratonci trce pocasni krug / The Marathon Family (1982)

The story is set between the two World Wars. The Topalovic family consists of five generations of males: the youngest…

Parasite (2019)
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Parasite (2019)

All unemployed, Ki-taek’s family takes peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks for their livelihood until they get entangled in an unexpected incident.

Dead Poets Society (1989)
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Dead Poets Society (1989)

Robin Williams, Ethan Hawke, Lara Flynn Boyle, Robert Sean Leonard Painfully shy Todd Anderson has been sent to the school…

Le Dîner de Cons (1998)
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Le Dîner de Cons (1998)

To amuse themselves at a weekly dinner, a few well-heeled folk each bring a dimwit along who is to talk…