Description:Rex and Saskia, a young couple in love, are on vacation. They stop at a busy service station and Saskia is abducted. After three years and no sign of Saskia, Rex begins receiving letters from the abductor.
, Gene Bervoets
, Johanna ter Steege
, Gwen Eckhaus
Tags:Cult FilmPsycho ThrillerBased On NovelFamily RelationshipsSerial KillerRoad TripMissing Person
Description:A human-looking indestructible cyborg is sent from 2029 to 1984 to assassinate a waitress, whose unborn son will lead humanity in a war against the machines, while a soldier from that war is sent to protect her at all costs.
, Michael Biehn
, Linda Hamilton
, Paul Winfield
Tags:National Film RegistryAlternate HistoryViolencePost ApocalypseTough GuyFemale ProtagonistTime TravelAction HeroOne Against ManyCult FilmNeo NoirDystopiaArtificial IntelligenceMixed Martial ArtsTough GirlGood Versus EvilBlockbuster
Languages:French | English | Spanish | German | Italian | Russian
Description:In the South American jungle, supplies of nitroglycerine are needed at a remote oil field. The oil company pays four men to deliver the supplies in two trucks. A tense rivalry develops between the two sets of drivers on the rough remote roads where the slightest jolt can result in death.
, Charles Vanel
, Folco Lulli
, Peter van Eyck
Description:Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slayings of the patrons at an all-night diner in this lush tribute to tough film noir crime films. Based on the multi-layered James Ellroy novel.
, Russell Crowe
, Guy Pearce
, James Cromwell
Tags:National Film RegistryViolencePolice BrutalityNeo NoirBased On NovelDetectiveOrganized CrimeRacismTragedyRevengeVoice Over Narration
Description:An American pulp writer arrives in post-WWII Vienna only to find that the friend who waited for him is killed under mysterious circumstances. The ensuing mystery entangles him in his friend's involvement in the black market, with the multinational police, and with his Czech girlfriend.
Description:The Manchurian Candidate is a political thriller from American director John Frankenheimer. An American soldier is brainwashed into being a killer for the communist Russians during the Korean War.
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:In the Deep South, a serial-killing preacher hunts two young children who know the whereabouts of a stash of money. As the children escape down the river, events build to a battle between good and evil.
, Robert Mitchum
, Terry Sanders
Description:Special agent 007 (Sean Connery) comes face to face with one of the most notorious villains of all time, and now he must outwit and outgun the powerful tycoon to prevent him from cashing in on a devious scheme to raid Fort Knox -- and obliterate the world's economy.
Description:Forced to play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse in the chaos of war, an elite Army bomb squad unit must come together in a city where everyone is a potential enemy and every object could be a deadly bomb.
, Anthony Mackie
, Brian Geraghty
, Guy Pearce
Tags:Friendship Between MenViolenceU.S. ArmyFriendshipF Rated
Description:The story of two men on different sides of a prison riot -- the inmate leading the rebellion and the young guard trapped in the revolt, who poses as a prisoner in a desperate attempt to survive the ordeal.
, Alberto Ammann
, Antonio Resines
, Manuel Morón
Description:A hurricane swells outside, but it's nothing compared to the storm within the hotel at Key Largo. There, sadistic mobster Johnny Rocco (Robinson) holes up -- and holds at gunpoint hotel owner Nora Temple (Bacall), her invalid father-in-law (Barrymore) and ex-GI Frank McCloud (Bogart).
, Edward G. Robinson
, Lauren Bacall
, Lionel Barrymore
Tags:Cult FilmGangsterOrganized CrimeBased On PlayBetrayal
Description:When larcenous real estate clerk Marion Crane goes on the lam with a wad of cash and hopes of starting a new life, she ends up at the notorious Bates Motel, where manager Norman Bates cares for his housebound mother. The place seems quirky, but fine… until Marion decides to take a shower.
, Vera Miles
, John Gavin
, Janet Leigh
Tags:National Film RegistryViolenceCult FilmBased On NovelBreaking The Fourth WallFamily RelationshipsAfiInsanityGood Versus EvilVoice Over NarrationMurder SuspectMissing PersonBlockbuster
Description:Johnny Farrell is a gambling cheat who turns straight to work for an unsettling casino owner Ballin Mundson. But things take a turn for Johnny as his alluring ex-lover appears as Mundson's wife, and Mundson's machinations begin to unravel.
, Glenn Ford
, George Macready
, Joseph Calleia
Description:Two young men strangle their "inferior" classmate, hide his body in their apartment, and invite his friends and family to a dinner party as a means to challenge the "perfection" of their crime.
, Farley Granger
, Edith Evanson
, Douglas Dick
Tags:Experimental FilmCult FilmBased On True StoryBased On PlayMinimal CastFriendship
Description:A woman rebels against a tyrannical ruler in postapocalyptic Australia in search for her home-land with the help of a group of female prisoners, a psychotic worshipper, and a drifter named Max.
Description:Released shortly after the war, this classic Hitchcock film illustrates the battle between German Nazis and American spies in Rio de Janeiro where a German businessman keeps a wine cellar with uranium ore.
, Ingrid Bergman
, Claude Rains
, Louis Calhern
Tags:National Film RegistryPolitical ThrillerBetrayalNeo Nazi
Description:A mother lives quietly with her twenty-eight-year-old son, Do-joon, providing herbs and acupuncture to neighbors. One day, a girl is brutally murdered, and Do-joon is charged with the killing. Now, it's his mother's call whether to prove him innocent or to leave him imprisoned.
Description:A man in London tries to help a counterespionage agent. But when the agent is killed and the man stands accused, he must go on the run to both save himself and also stop a spy ring which is trying to steal top secret information.