Description:A ticking-time-bomb insomniac and a slippery soap salesman channel primal male aggression into a shocking new form of therapy. Their concept catches on, with underground "fight clubs" forming in every town, until an eccentric gets in the way and ignites an out-of-control spiral toward oblivion.
Tags:Black ComedyPlot TwistBased On BookFriendship Between MenViolenceMultiple Personality DisorderTough GuyCult FilmDark HumorNeo NoirDystopiaBreaking The Fourth WallSatireMultiple PerspectivesBoxingInsanityVoice Over Narration
Description:A burger-loving hit man, his philosophical partner, a drug-addled gangster's moll and a washed-up boxer converge in this sprawling, comedic crime caper. Their adventures unfurl in three stories that ingeniously trip back and forth in time.
, Amanda Plummer
, Laura Lovelace
, John Travolta
Tags:Black ComedyPlot TwistViolenceCult FilmGangsterNonlinear TimelineNeo NoirOrganized CrimeDrug AddictionRacismMultiple PerspectivesBoxingRevengeHitmanBlood And GoreSerial KillerPsychopathic KillerGood Versus EvilBlockbuster
Description:Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.
, Sean Astin
, John Bach
, Sala Baker
Tags:ViolenceCult FilmMonsterBased On NovelTragedyBetrayalGood Versus EvilFriendshipCompassionBlockbuster
Description:Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle-station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.
, Harrison Ford
, Carrie Fisher
, Peter Cushing
Description:As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are tasked with penetrating German-held territory and bringing the boy home.
, Tom Sizemore
, Edward Burns
, Barry Pepper
Tags:War CrimeViolenceWorld War TwoDark HumorBased On True StoryNonlinear TimelineU.S. MilitaryPrisoner Of WarU.S. ArmyRescue MissionFriendshipBlockbuster
Description:Told from the perspective of businessman Oskar Schindler who saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory. Schindler’s List is based on a true story, illustrated in black and white and controversially filmed in many original locations.
, Ben Kingsley
, Ralph Fiennes
, Caroline Goodall
Tags:Concentration CampBased On BookFriendship Between MenViolenceWorld War TwoBased On True StoryRacismHolocaustGood Versus EvilFriendshipCompassionBlockbuster
13. Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back(1980)
Original Title: The Empire Strikes Back
Release Date:01 Jan 1980
Description:After the rebels have been brutally overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker takes advanced Jedi training with Master Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader as part of his plan to capture Luke.
, Harrison Ford
, Carrie Fisher
, Billy Dee Williams
Tags:Space TravelViolenceAlienAction HeroMonsterPrisoner Of WarCivil WarFamily RelationshipsTragedyRescue MissionBetrayalGood Versus EvilFriendship
Languages:English | Italian | Spanish | Latin | Sicilian
Description:The continuing saga of the Corleone crime family tells the story of a young Vito Corleone growing up in Sicily and in 1910s New York; and follows Michael Corleone in the 1950s as he attempts to expand the family business into Las Vegas, Hollywood and Cuba
Director:Francis Ford Coppola
, Robert Duvall
, Diane Keaton
, Robert De Niro
Tags:ViolenceTough GuyGangsterRise To PowerNonlinear TimelineBased On NovelFamily RelationshipsMafiaOrganized CrimeTragedyChristmasRevengeHitmanBetrayalFriendshipBlockbuster
Description:Mathilda, a 12-year-old girl, is reluctantly taken in by Léon, a professional assassin, after her family is murdered. Léon and Mathilda form an unusual relationship, as she becomes his protégée and learns the assassin's trade.
, Gary Oldman
, Natalie Portman
, Danny Aiello
Description:Henry Hill and his friends work their way up through the mob hierarchy.
Stars:Robert De Niro
, Ray Liotta
, Joe Pesci
, Lorraine Bracco
Tags:Black ComedyBased On BookViolenceCourtroomHeistTough GuyCult FilmGangsterRise To PowerBased On True StoryNonlinear TimelineNeo NoirDetectiveBreaking The Fourth WallFamily RelationshipsMafiaOrganized CrimeRacismRise And FallChristmasRevengeHitmanBetrayalFirst Person NarrationFriendshipVoice Over NarrationBlockbuster
Description:While serving time for insanity at a state mental hospital, implacable rabble-rouser Randle Patrick McMurphy inspires his fellow patients to rebel against the authoritarian rule of head nurse Mildred Ratched.
, Peter Brocco
, Dean R. Brooks
, Alonzo Brown
Tags:Cult FilmBased On NovelBased On PlayMotivationalAfiInsanityGood Versus EvilCompassionBlockbuster
Languages:English | German | Hebrew | Spanish | Arabic | Nepali
Description:When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, he finds himself up against the entire Nazi regime.
, Karen Allen
, Paul Freeman
, Ronald Lacey
Tags:Tough GuyAction HeroCult FilmSubmarineGood Versus EvilBlockbuster
Tags:Black ComedyComing Of AgeBased On BookViolenceCult FilmGangsterBased On True StoryNonlinear TimelineNeo NoirFamily RelationshipsOrganized CrimeDrug AddictionRise And FallRevengeGood Versus EvilFriendshipVoice Over Narration
Description:The Pianist is a film adapted from the biography of Wladyslaw Szpilman. A Jewish-Polish pianist who during the second world war lived and hid miraculously in Warsaw after having gone through a terrible tragedy. A film from Roman Polanski.
, Emilia Fox
, Michal Zebrowski
, Ed Stoppard
Tags:War CrimeSurvivalViolenceNazi OccupationWorld War TwoBased On True StoryPolice BrutalityPrisoner Of WarMotivationalHolocaust
Description:While the Civil War rages between the Union and the Confederacy, three men – a quiet loner, a ruthless hit man and a Mexican bandit – comb the American Southwest in search of a strongbox containing $200,000 in stolen gold.
, Clint Eastwood
, Lee Van Cleef
, Aldo Giuffrè
Description:When an open-minded Jewish librarian and his son become victims of the Holocaust, he uses a perfect mixture of will, humor and imagination to protect his son from the dangers around their camp.
Description:A tragic love story set in East Berlin with the backdrop of an undercover Stasi controlled culture. Stasi captain Wieler is ordered to follow author Dreyman and plunges deeper and deeper into his life until he reaches the threshold of doubting the system.
Description:This classic western masterpiece is an epic film about a widow whose land and life are in danger as the railroad is getting closer and closer to taking them over. A mysterious harmonica player joins forces with a desperado to protect the woman and her land.
, Henry Fonda
, Jason Robards
, Charles Bronson
Tags:National Film RegistryViolenceCult FilmCowboyRevengeHitmanGood Versus Evil
Description:A German submarine hunts allied ships during the Second World War. Soon it becomes hunted itself. The crew tries to survive below the surface, while stretching both the boat and themselves to their limits...
, Herbert Grönemeyer
, Klaus Wennemann
, Hubertus Bengsch
Tags:World War TwoCult FilmBased On True StoryBased On NovelSubmarineFriendshipBlockbuster
Description:City Lights is the first silent film that Charlie Chaplin directed after he established himself with sound accompanied films. The film is about a penniless man who falls in love with a flower girl. The film was a great success and today is deemed a cult classic.
, Florence Lee
, Harry Myers
, Al Ernest Garcia