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1.
Charles, Dead or Alive (1969)
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On the 100th anniversary of the founding of a watchmaking company in Geneva, Charles Dé the founder's... (93 mins.)
Director: Alain Tanner
 
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Aaron's Magic Village (1995)
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When God distributed wiseness and foolishness through a newly created world, one of the cherubs accidentally... (79 mins.)
 
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Bad Liaisons (1955)
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Through her answers to police inspector Corbin's questions, investigating Dr Danieli's suicide, Catherine Racan draws her self-portrait... (84 mins.)
 
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End of Desire (1958)
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Normandy, second half of the nineteenth century. Jeanne Dandieu lives in a manor house with her parents and their servant Rosalie... (86 mins.)
 
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Caddyshack II (1988)
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When a crass new-money tycoon's membership application is turned down at a snooty country club, he retaliates by buying the club and turning it into a tacky amusement park. (98 mins.)
Director: Allan Arkush
 
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Before the Deluge (1954)
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Self-centered parents of the 50's targeted by drama in which teenagers panicking after burglary supposed to finance the run from the Third World War. (138 mins.)
Director: André Cayatte
 
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Chain Reaction (1996)
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Two researchers in a green alternative energy project are put on the run when they are framed for murder and treason. (107 mins.)
Director: Andrew Davis
 
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The Matrix (1999)
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A computer hacker learns from mysterious rebels about the true nature of his reality and his role in the war against its controllers. (136 mins.)
 
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Tobruk (1967)
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A Canadian POW major is rescued by a special British military unit made up of Germans to help lead an attack on a major Nazi fuel depot in Tobruk, Libya. (107 mins.)
Director: Arthur Hiller
 
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The Chase (1966)
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The escape of Bubber Reeves from prison affects the inhabitants of a small Southern town. (135 mins.)
Director: Arthur Penn
 
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Disclosure (1994)
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A computer specialist is sued for sexual harassment by a former lover turned boss who initiated the act forcefully, which threatens both his career and his personal life. (128 mins.)
Director: Barry Levinson
 
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La désenchantée (1990)
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Seventeen-year-old Beth is just finishing school, and lives in Paris with her bedridden mother and younger brother... (78 mins.)
Director: Benoît Jacquot
 
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The Sheltering Sky (1990)
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The American artist couple Port and Kit Moresby travel aimlessly through Africa, searching for new experiences that could give sense to their relationship. But the flight to distant regions only leads both deeper into despair. (138 mins.)
 
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Little Buddha (1993)
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Lama Norbu comes to Seattle in search of the reincarnation of his dead teacher, Lama Dorje. His search leads him to young Jesse Conrad... (123 mins.)
 
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Les grandes bouches (1999)
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(105 mins.)
 
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That Darn Cat (1997)
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A maid is kidnapped and scratches a message onto D.C. the cat's collar and when his owner Patti discovers this, she plays amateur detective with the help of D.C. to try to find the culprits. (89 mins.)
Director: Bob Spiers
 
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Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
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An old Jewish woman and her African-American chauffeur in the American South have a relationship that grows and improves over the years. (99 mins.)
Director: Bruce Beresford
 
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Hard to Kill (1990)
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Left for dead with his wife killed in their house, Detective Mason Storm must make a speedy recovery, expose those behind the murder, and take his revenge. (96 mins.)
Director: Bruce Malmuth
 
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The Kentuckian (1955)
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A Kentucky widower bound for 1820's Texas with his young son is thwarted in his efforts by a corrupt constable, a long-standing family feud, and a beautiful indentured servant. (104 mins.)
Director: Burt Lancaster
 
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Trapeze (1956)
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A crippled circus acrobat is torn emotionally between two ambitious young trapeze artists, one a talented young American and a less-gifted but beautiful Italian. (105 mins.)
Director: Carol Reed
 
21.
The Gold Rush (1925)
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A prospector goes to the Klondike in search of gold and finds it and more. (95 mins.)
Director: Charles Chaplin
 
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2 Wondrous Tigers (1979)
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Director: Sum Cheung
 
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Monsieur Personne (1936)
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For some time, the police have been on the trail of a mysterious burglar who has evaded capture whilst executing one daring robbery after another... (90 mins.)
Director: Christian-Jaque
 
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A Bad Son (1980)
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Bruno is released from prison. He looks for a job and tries to start a new life. His first stop is at his father's apartment. (110 mins.)
Director: Claude Sautet
 
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Garçon! (1983)
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A middle-aged waiter has long harbored dreams of becoming a singer, and is also anxious to prove he's... (102 mins.)
Director: Claude Sautet
 
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Asterix and Obelix vs. Caesar (1999)
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The well-known little village from the Asterix and Obelix-comic books is in trouble: It is the last place not controlled by Rome... (109 mins.)
Director: Claude Zidi
 
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What's New Pussycat (1965)
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A playboy who refuses to give up his hedonistic lifestyle to settle down and marry his true love seeks help from a demented psychoanalyst who is having romantic problems of his own. (108 mins.)
Director: Clive Donner
 
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House of Games (1987)
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A psychiatrist comes to the aid of a compulsive gambler and is led by a smooth-talking grifter into the shadowy but compelling world of stings, scams, and con men. (102 mins.)
Director: David Mamet
 
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Homicide (1991)
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A Jewish homicide detective investigates a seemingly minor murder and falls in with a Zionist group as a result. (102 mins.)
Director: David Mamet
 
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The Upper Hand (1966)
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In Paris, a gold smuggler is at war with other local gangsters who want piece of the action. Then the mob shows up and makes things worse. Also, an undercover US Treasury Department agent is trying to infiltrate the smuggler's business. (86 mins.)
 
32.
Love After Love (1992)
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Lola is an independent woman, a professional writer with 2 men on a string. Both men are married with children... (104 mins.)
Director: Diane Kurys
 
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Rendez-vous au tas de sable (1990)
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A tow truck driver becomes the impresario, then the singer of a new rock band. (95 mins.)
Director: Didier Grousset
 
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The Dreamlife of Angels (1998)
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In Lille, two penniless young women with few prospects become friends. Isa moves in with Marie, who's... (113 mins.)
Director: Erick Zonca
 
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(G)rève party (1998)
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(86 mins.)
 
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Spirits of the Dead (1968)
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Three directors each adapt a Poe short story to the screen: "Toby Dammit" features a disheveled drugged... (121 mins.)
 
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The Indian in the Cupboard (1995)
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On his ninth birthday a boy receives many presents. Two of them first seem to be less important: an... (96 mins.)
Director: Frank Oz
 
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The Big Heat (1953)
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Tough cop Dave Bannion takes on a politically powerful crime syndicate. (90 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
 
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Der Tiger von Eschnapur (1959)
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In Eschnapur, a local Maharajah and a German architect fall in-love with the same temple dancer. (101 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
 
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Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)
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John Rambo is released from prison by the government for a top-secret covert mission to the last place on Earth he'd want to return - the jungles of Vietnam. (96 mins.)
 
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Oliver & Company (1988)
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A lost and alone kitten joins a gang of dogs engaged in petty larceny in New York. (74 mins.)
Director: George Scribner
 
43.
The Eddy Duchin Story (1956)
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The life story of the famous pianist and band-leader of the 1930s and 1940s. (123 mins.)
Director: George Sidney
 
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Bondage Gladiator Sexy (1961)
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The god Dionysus decides to pay a visit to the city of Thebes. (100 mins.)
Director: Giorgio Ferroni
 
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Everybody's Fine (1990)
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Matteo Scuro is a retired Sicilian bureaucrat (responsible mainly for the writing of birth certificates) and a father of five children... (118 mins.)
 
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Shaft (1971)
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Cool black private eye John Shaft is hired by a crime lord to find and retrieve his kidnapped daughter. (100 mins.)
Director: Gordon Parks
 
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Why Do Fools Fall in Love (1998)
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Three women each claim to be the widow of 1950s doo-wop singer Frankie Lymon, claiming legal rights to his estate. (116 mins.)
Director: Gregory Nava
 
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Good Will Hunting (1997)
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Will Hunting, a janitor at M.I.T., has a gift for mathematics, but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life. (126 mins.)
Director: Gus Van Sant
 
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The Onion Field (1979)
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Greg Powell is a disturbed ex-con who recruits Jimmy Smith (aka Jimmy Youngblood), a petty thief, as his partner in crime... (122 mins.)
Director: Harold Becker
 
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Razzia (1955)
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Henri, the Man from Nantes, comes back to his country after a successful stay in the United States, where he was working for Liski... (105 mins.)
Director: Henri Decoin
 
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Gangster Boss (1959)
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In Paris, scoundrel mates Paolo and Antoine Venturen hope to get rich quick by asking ransom fro rich Mr... (92 mins.)
Director: Henri Verneuil
 
52.
Hatari! (1962)
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A group of men trap wild animals in Africa and sell them to zoos before the arrival of a female wildlife photographer threatens to change their ways. (157 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
53.
Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954)
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A strange prehistoric beast lurks in the depths of the Amazonian jungle. A group of scientists try to capture the animal and bring it back to civilization for study. (79 mins.)
Director: Jack Arnold
 
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Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (1954)
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Rich oriental lord Cassim's cheeky servant Ali Baba was sent to buy a meaty girl-slave, but brings dancer Morgiane... (92 mins.)
Director: Jacques Becker
 
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Modigliani of Montparnasse (1958)
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Biographic movie about the last year of the famous Italian painter Modigliani. Modigliani, a poor painter in Paris of 1919... (108 mins.)
Director: Jacques Becker
 
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Le fou du labo IV (1967)
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(90 mins.)
Director: Jacques Besnard
 
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The Outside Man (1972)
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Jean-Louis Trintignant plays a French contract assassin hired by a Los Angeles crime family, ostensibly to perform a hit on some other mafia target... (104 mins.)
Director: Jacques Deray
 
58.
Flic Story (1975)
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This movie depicts the authentic story of the hunt for the dangerous criminal Emile Buisson, who escaped from prison in 1947... (112 mins.)
Director: Jacques Deray
 
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La femme du cosmonaute (1997)
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Anna and her husband Jean-Paul have to face a long and difficult separation since Jean-Paul is a spationaut. Thanks to a video device they can see each other and communicate... But definitely not for the best! (99 mins.)
Director: Jacques Monnet
 
60.
Easy Living (1949)
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Pete Wilson is on top. He is the highest paid professional football player in the league. He has seen other players come and go... (77 mins.)
 
61.
Way of a Gaucho (1952)
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In 1875 Argentina, after killing a man, a gaucho is sentenced to harsh army duty but he deserts the army and becomes a bandit leader. (87 mins.)
 
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Trial and Error (1962)
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An incompetent barrister is assigned to defend a wife murderer. (88 mins.)
Director: James Hill
 
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Backfire (1964)
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A greedy gold smuggler hires a handsome hero to transport a stolen fortune to a new hideout in this thrilling adventure. (94 mins.)
Director: Jean Becker
 
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Élisa (1995)
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Marie has had a tough childhood ever since her mother Elisa committed suicide. She has spent most of... (115 mins.)
Director: Jean Becker
 
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We Will All Go to Monte Carlo (1951)
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As they are waiting for a divorce, young movie star Malissa Farrell and famous pianist Rudy Walter have left their baby... (101 mins.)
Director: Jean Boyer
 
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Swamp Water (1941)
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A hunter happens upon a fugitive and his daughter living in a Georgia swamp. He falls in love with the... (88 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Breathless (1960)
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A small-time thief steals a car and impulsively murders a motorcycle policeman. Wanted by the authorities, he reunites with a hip American journalism student and attempts to persuade her to run away with him to Italy. (90 mins.)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
 
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A Woman Is a Woman (1961)
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A French striptease artist is desperate to become a mother. When her reluctant boyfriend suggests his best friend to impregnate her, feelings become complicated when she accepts. (85 mins.)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
 
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Street Smart (1987)
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A New York journalist lies when his fake story about a pimp describes a real pimp up for murder. (97 mins.)
 
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Stranger Than Paradise (1984)
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A self-styled New York hipster is paid a surprise visit by his younger cousin from Budapest. From initial... (89 mins.)
Director: Jim Jarmusch
 
71.
China Moon (1994)
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Detective Kyle Bodine falls for Rachel Munro who is trapped in a violent marriage. After shooting her husband, Kyle reluctantly agrees to help hide the body, but Kyle's partner is showing an unusual flair for finding clues. (99 mins.)
Director: John Bailey
 
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Toy Story (1995)
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A cowboy doll is profoundly threatened and jealous when a new spaceman figure supplants him as top toy in a boy's room. (81 mins.)
Director: John Lasseter
 
73.
A Bug's Life (1998)
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A misfit ant, looking for "warriors" to save his colony from greedy grasshoppers, recruits a group of bugs that turn out to be an inept circus troupe. (95 mins.)
 
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Lone Star (1996)
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When the skeleton of his murdered predecessor is found, Sheriff Sam Deeds unearths many other long-buried secrets in his Texas border town. (135 mins.)
Director: John Sayles
 
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The Man Who Knew Too Little (1997)
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Wallace Ritchie is mistaken for a spy and must stop a plot to assassinate international leaders at a banquet. (94 mins.)
Director: Jon Amiel
 
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House of Strangers (1949)
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After years in prison, Max promises revenge on his brothers for their betrayal. His lover Irene and memories of his past yield him a broader perspective. (101 mins.)
 
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Les keufs (1987)
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(93 mins.)
Director: Josiane Balasko
 
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Dead Again (1991)
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An amnesiac and a private eye find they might have a past life connection. (107 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Branagh
 
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A Midwinter's Tale (1995)
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Out of work actor Joe volunteers to help try and save his sister's local church for the community by putting on a Christmas production of Hamlet... (99 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Branagh
 
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The Light at the Edge of the World (1971)
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A ruthless pirate captures the keeper of a lighthouse, somewhere in north Argentina. His goal is obvious and horrific. He plans to control the lighthouses signals in a way that the passing ships will be crushed on the rocks. (120 mins.)
 
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Operation: Daybreak (1975)
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In 1942, Britain sends a group of British-trained Czech commandos to Prague to assassinate SS-General Reinhard Heydrich, head of the Nazi security services. (118 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
 
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Death in Venice (1971)
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In this adaptation of the Thomas Mann novel, avant-garde composer Gustave Aschenbach (loosely based... (130 mins.)
 
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Viridiana (1961)
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Viridiana, a young nun about to take her final vows, pays a visit to her widowed uncle at the request of her Mother Superior. (90 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
 
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Tir à vue (1984)
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(90 mins.)
Director: Marc Angelo
 
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Law Breakers (1971)
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A judge investigating police corruption finds that the deeper he digs, the more roadblocks he finds. (107 mins.)
Director: Marcel Carné
 
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Fantastic Night (1942)
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Denis is distracted: he's studying all day for philosophy exams and working all night at the flower market; plus... (103 mins.)
 
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L'ennemi sans visage (1946)
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(105 mins.)
 
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Cocagne (1961)
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(92 mins.)
Director: Maurice Cloche
 
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Bad Boys (1995)
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Two hip detectives protect a murder witness while investigating a case of stolen heroin. (119 mins.)
Director: Michael Bay
 
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Death Wish II (1982)
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Architect Paul Kersey once again becomes a vigilante when he tries to find the five street punks who murdered his daughter and housekeeper, this time on the dark streets of Los Angeles. (88 mins.)
Director: Michael Winner
 
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Les Borsalini (1980)
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(89 mins.)
Director: Michel Nerval
 
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The Mystery of Oberwald (1980)
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A hunted man breaks into the castle at Oberwald to kill the Queen, but faints before doing so. He is Sebastian... (129 mins.)
 
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Le fils préféré (1994)
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Nicole Garcia's film shows a family through an adult man's figure, and his weekdays. The main character... (100 mins.)
Director: Nicole Garcia
 
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The Cutting Edge (1992)
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A temperamental figure skater and a former hockey player try to win Olympic gold as a figure skating pairs team. (101 mins.)
Director: Paul M. Glaser
 
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A League of Their Own (1992)
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Two sisters join the first female professional baseball league and struggle to help it succeed amidst their own growing rivalry. (128 mins.)
Director: Penny Marshall
 
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The Alibi (1937)
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Paris, 1937. Winckler kills his enemy Gordon, a Chicago mobster, from the stage of a Parisian music hall... (84 mins.)
Director: Pierre Chenal
 
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The French Detective (1975)
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When political thugs murder an opponent's volunteer and also kill a cop, chief inspector Verjeat believes... (91 mins.)
 
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Widow's Walk (1987)
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Molinat is assigned to the case of a man found with a bullet in his ear on the shore of a little Atlantic coast resort he knows well... (102 mins.)
 
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Pulp Fiction (1994)
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The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption. (154 mins.)