From Stage to Screen / Von der Bühne auf die Leinwand

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1.
Chinglish (????)
A modern day look at the misadventures of miscommunication.
“ David Henry Hwang: Chinglish (2011) ” - barstel
 
2.
The Riot Club (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Two first-year students at Oxford University join the infamous Riot Club, where reputations can be made or destroyed over the course of a single evening. (107 mins.)
Director: Lone Scherfig
“ Laura Wade: Posh (2010) ” - barstel
 
3.
Venus in Fur (2013)
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An actress attempts to convince a director how she's perfect for a role in his upcoming production. (96 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ David Ives: Venus in Fur (2010) ” - barstel
 
4.
What's in a Name? (2012)
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Vincent is about to become a father. At a meeting with childhood friends he announces the name for his future son. The scandalous name ignites a discussion which surfaces unpleasant matters from the past of the group. (109 mins.)
“ Matthieu Delaporte, Alexandre de la Patellière: Le Prénom (2010) ” - barstel
 
5.
Madea's Big Happy Family (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
The crazy and comical Mabel Simmoms, otherwise known as Madea, tries to wrangle her fighting family together for a family dinner regarding the health of her niece Shirley. (106 mins.)
Director: Tyler Perry
“ Tyler Perry: Madea's Big Happy Family (2010) ” - barstel
 
6.
Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
An ambitious married woman's temptation by a handsome billionaire leads to betrayal, recklessness, and forever alters the course of her life. (111 mins.)
Director: Tyler Perry
“ Tyler Perry: The Marriage Counselor (2008) ” - barstel
 
7.
The Broken Circle Breakdown (2012)
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Elise and Didier fall in love at first sight, in spite of their differences. He talks, she listens. He's a romantic atheist, she's a religious realist. When their daughter becomes seriously ill, their love is put on trial. (111 mins.)
“ Johan Heldenbergh, Mieke Dobbels: The Broken Circle Breakdown Featuring the Cover-Ups of Alabama (2008) ” - barstel
 
8.
Between Us (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Two couples reunite over two incendiary evenings where anything can happen in this darkly comedic story of best friends, marriage, love, disappointment and dreams. (90 mins.)
Director: Dan Mirvish
“ Joe Hortua: Between Us (2008) ” - barstel
 
9.
The Ides of March (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
An idealistic staffer for a new presidential candidate gets a crash course on dirty politics during his stint on the campaign trail. (101 mins.)
Director: George Clooney
“ Beau Willimon: Farragut North (2008) ” - barstel
 
10.
August: Osage County (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A look at the lives of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose paths have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Oklahoma house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional woman who raised them. (121 mins.)
Director: John Wells
“ Tracy Letts: August: Osage County (2007) ” - barstel
 
11.
Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)
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Faced with both her hot-tempered father's fading health and melting ice-caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community and unleash ancient aurochs, six-year-old Hushpuppy must learn the ways of courage and love. (93 mins.)
Director: Benh Zeitlin
“ Lucy Alibar: Juicy and Delicious (2007) ” - barstel
 
12.
War Horse (2011)
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Young Albert enlists to serve in World War I after his beloved horse is sold to the cavalry. Albert's hopeful journey takes him out of England and to the front lines as the war rages on. (146 mins.)
“ Nick Stafford: War Horse (2007) ” - barstel
 
13.
Jack Goes Boating (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A limo driver's blind date sparks a tale of love, betrayal, friendship, and grace centered around two working-class New York City couples. (91 mins.)
“ Robert Glaudini: Jack Goes Boating (2007) ” - barstel
 
14.
Captain Berlin versus Hitler (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
(75 mins.)
“ Jörg Buttgereit: Captain Berlin vs. Hitler (2007) ” - barstel
 
15.
Carnage (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Two pairs of parents hold a cordial meeting after their sons are involved in a fight, though as their time together progresses, increasingly childish behavior throws the discussion into chaos. (80 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ Yasmina Reza: Le dieu du carnage (Der Gott des Gemetzels) (2006) ” - barstel
 
16.
The Sunset Limited (2011 TV Movie)
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Two men in an apartment with their opposing beliefs. (91 mins.)
Director: Tommy Lee Jones
“ Cormac McCarthy: The Sunset Limited (2006) ” - barstel
 
17.
Madea Goes to Jail (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
Mischievous grandma Madea lands in jail, where she meets a variety of mixed-up characters. (103 mins.)
Director: Tyler Perry
“ Tyler Perry: Madea Goes to Jail (2006) ” - barstel
 
18.
Frost/Nixon (2008)
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A dramatic retelling of the post-Watergate television interviews between British talk-show host David Frost and former president Richard Nixon. (122 mins.)
Director: Ron Howard
“ Peter Morgan: Frost/Nixon (2006) ” - barstel
 
19.
Rabbit Hole (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Life for a happy couple is turned upside down after their young son dies in an accident. (91 mins.)
“ David Lindsay-Abaire: Rabbit Hole (2005) ” - barstel
 
20.
Why Did I Get Married? (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
The big screen adaptation of Perry's stage play about the trials of marriage, and what happens to one family when a sexy young temptress arrives on the scene. (113 mins.)
Director: Tyler Perry
“ Tyler Perry: Why Did I Get Married? (2005) ” - barstel
 
21.
Der Kick (2006 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
(82 mins.)
Director: Andres Veiel
“ Andres Veiel, Gesine Schmidt: Der Kick (2005) ” - barstel
 
22.
Ein ganz gewöhnlicher Jude (2005)
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(89 mins.)
“ Charles Lewinsky: Ein ganz gewöhnlicher Jude (2005) ” - barstel
 
23.
Dirty Tricks (????)
The wife of Richard Nixon's attorney general comes to her husband's defense in the aftermath of Watergate.
“ John Jeter: Dirty Tricks (2004) ” - barstel
 
24.
Die Frau von früher (2013 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
“ Roland Schimmelpfennig: Die Frau von früher (2004) ” - barstel
 
25.
Chicas (2010)
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(84 mins.)
Director: Yasmina Reza
“ Yasmina Reza: Une pièce espagnole (Ein spanisches Stück) (2004) ” - barstel
 
26.
Doubt (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A Catholic school principal questions a priest's ambiguous relationship with a troubled young student. (104 mins.)
“ John Patrick Shanley: Doubt (2004) ” - barstel
 
27.
Meet the Browns (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
A single mom takes her family to Georgia for the funeral of her father -- a man she never met. There, her clan is introduced to the crass, fun-loving Brown family. (100 mins.)
Director: Tyler Perry
“ Tyler Perry: Meet the Browns (2004) ” - barstel
 
28.
The History Boys (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
An unruly class of gifted and charming teenage boys are taught by two eccentric and innovative teachers, as their headmaster pushes for them all to get accepted into Oxford or Cambridge. (109 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Hytner
“ Alan Bennett: The History Boys (2004) ” - barstel
 
29.
Private Fears in Public Places (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In Paris, six people all look for love, despite typically having their romantic aspirations dashed at every turn. (120 mins.)
Director: Alain Resnais
“ Alan Ayckbourn: Private Fears in Public Places (2004) ” - barstel
 
30.
A Dangerous Method (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A look at how the intense relationship between Carl Jung and Sigmund Freud gives birth to psychoanalysis. (99 mins.)
“ Christopher Hampton: The Talking Cure (Die Methode) (2003) ” - barstel
 
31.
Incendies (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Twins journey to the Middle East to discover their family history, and fulfill their mother's last wishes. (139 mins.)
“ Wajdi Mouawad: Incendies (Verbrennungen) (2003) ” - barstel
 
32.
Monsieur Lazhar (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
At a Montréal public grade school, an Algerian immigrant is hired to replace a popular teacher who committed suicide in her classroom. While helping his students deal with their grief, his own recent loss is revealed. (94 mins.)
“ Évelyne de la Chenelière: Bachir Lazhar (2002) ” - barstel
 
33.
Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A worldwide epidemic encourages a biotech company to launch an organ-financing program similar in nature to a standard car loan. The repossession clause is a killer, however. (98 mins.)
“ Darren Smith, Terrance Zdunich: Repo! The Genetic Opera (2002) ” - barstel
 
34.
Madea's Family Reunion (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
While planning her family reunion, a pistol-packing grandma must contend with the other dramas on her plate, including the runaway who has been placed under her care, and her love-troubled nieces. (107 mins.)
Director: Tyler Perry
“ Tyler Perry: Madea's Family Reunion (2002) ” - barstel
 
35.
Just a Kiss (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
A group of thirtysomethings having problems with fidelity gets an opportunity to turn back the clock. (89 mins.)
Director: Fisher Stevens
“ Patrick Breen: Just a Kiss (2002?) ” - barstel
 
36.
Diary of a Mad Black Woman (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
A couple's seemingly solid marriage begins to crumble when the wife discovers that her husband intends to divorce her. (116 mins.)
Director: Darren Grant
“ Tyler Perry: Diary of a Mad Black Woman (2001) ” - barstel
 
37.
The Shape of Things (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Quiet, unassuming Adam is changing in a major way, thanks to his new girlfriend, art student Evelyn. Adam's friends are a little freaked by the transformation. (96 mins.)
Director: Neil LaBute
“ Neil LaBute: The Shape of Things (2001) ” - barstel
 
38.
Naked (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
(100 mins.)
Director: Doris Dörrie
“ Doris Dörrie: Happy - ein Drama (2001) ” - barstel
 
39.
Proof (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The daughter of a brilliant but mentally disturbed mathematician, recently deceased, tries to come to grips with her possible inheritance: his insanity. Complicating matters are one of her father's ex-students, who wants to search through his papers, and her estranged sister, who shows up to help settle his affairs. (100 mins.)
Director: John Madden
“ David Auburn: Proof (2000) ” - barstel
 
40.
The Woodsman (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A child molester returns to his hometown after 12 years in prison and attempts to start a new life. (87 mins.)
Director: Nicole Kassell
“ Steven Fechter: The Woodsman (2000) ” - barstel
 
41.
The Far Side of the Moon (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
After the death of his mother, a man tries to discover a meaning to his life, to the universe and to rebuild a relationship with the only family he has left: his brother. (105 mins.)
Director: Robert Lepage
“ Robert Lepage: La Face cachée de la lune (The Far Side of the Moon / Die andere Seite des Mondes) (2000) ” - barstel
 
42.
Mambo Italiano (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The son of Italian immigrants to Canada struggles to find the best way to reveal to his parents that he's gay. (88 mins.)
“ Steve Galluccio: Mambo Italiano (2000) ” - barstel
 
43.
The Laramie Project (2002 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The true story of an American town in the wake of the murder of Matthew Shepard. (97 mins.)
Director: Moisés Kaufman
“ Moisés Kaufman: The Laramie Project (2000) ” - barstel
 
44.
Dreimal Leben (2001 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
(105 mins.)
Director: Luc Bondy
“ Yasmina Reza: Trois versions de la vie (Drei Mal Leben) (2000) ” - barstel
 
45.
Quartet (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
At a home for retired musicians, the annual concert to celebrate Verdi's birthday is disrupted by the arrival of Jean, an eternal diva and the former wife of one of the residents. (98 mins.)
Director: Dustin Hoffman
“ Ronald Harwood: Quartet (1999) ” - barstel
 
46.
Spinning Into Butter (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
A hate crime on the campus of a New England college puts the school's dean in a position where she has to examine her own feelings about race and prejudice, while maintaining her administration's politically correct policies. (86 mins.)
Director: Mark Brokaw
“ Rebecca Gilman: Spinning Into Butter (1999) ” - barstel
 
47.
Closer (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The relationships of two couples become complicated and deceitful when the man from one couple meets the woman of the other. (104 mins.)
Director: Mike Nichols
“ Patrick Marber: Closer (1999) ” - barstel
 
48.
Stage Beauty (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A female theatre dresser creates a stir and sparks a revolution in seventeenth century London theatre by playing Desdemona in Othello. But what will become of the male actor she once worked for and eventually replaced? (106 mins.)
Director: Richard Eyre
“ Jeffrey Hatcher: Compleat Female Stage Beauty (1999) ” - barstel
 
49.
Bang Bang You're Dead (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Trevor is a troubled high school student, thanks to the effects of bullying. This is the story of his fight to break free. (87 mins.)
Director: Guy Ferland
“ William Mastrosimone: Bang Bang You're Dead (1999) ” - barstel
 
50.
Tape (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Three old high school friends pass the time in a Michigan motel room dissecting the painful memories of their high school years. (86 mins.)
“ Stephen Belber: Tape (1999) ” - barstel
 
51.
Finding Neverland (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The story of J.M. Barrie's friendship with a family who inspired him to create Peter Pan. (106 mins.)
Director: Marc Forster
“ Allan Knee: The Man Who Was Peter Pan (1998) ” - barstel
 
52.
Off the Map (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
An 11-year-old girl watches her father come down with a crippling depression. Over one summer, she learns answers to several mysteries and comes to terms with love and loss. (105 mins.)
Director: Campbell Scott
“ Joan Ackermann: Off The Map (1998) ” - barstel
 
53.
Nightsongs (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A young couple in the big city. She is full of energy for life; she wants to have fun and be happy. But husband sits all day on the couch... (95 mins.)
“ Jon Fosse: Natta syng sine songar (Die Nacht singt ihre Lieder) (1997) ” - barstel
 
54.
The Cat's Meow (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Semi-true story of the Hollywood murder that occurred at a star-studded gathering aboard William Randolph Hearst's yacht in 1924. (114 mins.)
“ Steven Peros: The Cat's Meow (1997) ” - barstel
 
55.
East Is East (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In early 1970s England, a Pakistani father finds the authority he has previously maintained challenged by his increasingly Anglicized children. (96 mins.)
“ Ayub Khan-Din: East is East (1997) ” - barstel
 
56.
Bug (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
An unhinged war veteran holes up with a lonely woman in a spooky Oklahoma motel room. The line between reality and delusion is blurred as they discover a bug infestation. (102 mins.)
“ Tracy Letts: Bug (1996) ” - barstel
 
57.
Enigma - Eine uneingestandene Liebe (2005 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
(80 mins.)
“ Éric-Emmanuel Schmitt: Variations énigmatiques (Enigma) (1996) ” - barstel
 
58.
The 24th Day (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Tom (Speedman) and Dan's (Marsden) one-night stand turns into an intense power-play between captor and captive. (92 mins.)
Director: Tony Piccirillo
“ Tony Piccirillo: The 24th Day (1996) ” - barstel
 
59.
Lantana (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The relationships of four couples unravel after the discovery of a young woman's body in Lantana bush in suburban Sydney. (121 mins.)
Director: Ray Lawrence
“ Andrew Bovell: Speaking in Tongues (1996) ” - barstel
 
60.
The Grey Zone (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A Nazi doctor, along with the Sonderkommando, Jews who are forced to work in the crematoria of Auschwitz against their fellow Jews, find themselves in a moral grey zone. (108 mins.)
“ Tim Blake Nelson: The Grey Zone (1996) ” - barstel
 
61.
The I Inside (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
An amnesiac discovers himself leaping through time between 2000 and 2002 as his past returns to him. (90 mins.)
“ Michael Cooney: Point of Death (Die Hölle wartet nicht) (1995) ” - barstel
 
62.
Taking Sides (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A tale based on the life of Wilhelm Furtwangler, the controversial conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic... (108 mins.)
Director: István Szabó
“ Ronald Harwood: Taking Sides (1995) ” - barstel
 
63.
Wit (2001 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A renowned professor is forced to reassess her life when she is diagnosed with terminal ovarian cancer. (99 mins.)
Director: Mike Nichols
“ Margaret Edson: Wit (1995) ” - barstel
 
64.
Quills (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
In a Napoleonic era insane asylum, an inmate, the irrepressible Marquis De Sade, fights a battle of wills against a tyrannically prudish doctor. (124 mins.)
Director: Philip Kaufman
“ Doug Wright: Quills (1995) ” - barstel
 
65.
Saltwater (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
An Irish-Italian café owner in a seaside town faces a life crisis, as his wife recently died and he's severely in debt... (97 mins.)
Director: Conor McPherson
“ Conor McPherson: This Lime Tree Bower (1995) ” - barstel
 
66.
Funny Money (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Henry Perkins, a mild-mannered accountant, accidentally trades briefcases with another man, to find out that there's five million dollars inside... (98 mins.)
Director: Leslie Greif
“ Ray Cooney: Funny Money (1994) ” - barstel
 
67.
The Libertine (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
The story of John Wilmot, a.k.a. the Earl of Rochester, a 17th century poet who famously drank and debauched his way to an early grave, only to earn posthumous critical acclaim for his life's work. (114 mins.)
“ Stephen Jeffreys: The Libertine (1994) ” - barstel
 
68.
Hinterholz 8 (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
(105 mins.)
“ Roland Düringer: Hinterholz 8 (1994) ” - barstel
 
69.
Love! Valour! Compassion! (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Gregory invites seven friends to spend the summer at his large, secluded 19th-century home in upstate New York... (108 mins.)
Director: Joe Mantello
“ Terrence McNally: Love! Valour! Compassion! (1994) ” - barstel
 
70.
SubUrbia (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A group of suburban teenagers try to support each other through the difficult task of becoming adults. (121 mins.)
“ Eric Bogosian: subUrbia (1994) ” - barstel
 
71.
Angels in America (2003 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Playwright Tony Kushner adapts his political epic about the AIDS crisis during the mid-eighties, around a group of separate but connected individuals. (352 mins.)
“ Tony Kushner: Angels in America: Millennium Approaches (1993), Angels in America: Perestroika (1994) ” - barstel
 
72.
Killer Joe (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
When a debt puts a young man's life in danger, he turns to putting a hit out on his evil mother in order to collect the insurance. (102 mins.)
“ Tracy Letts: Killer Joe (1993) ” - barstel
 
73.
Dinner for Schmucks (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
When he finds out that his work superiors host a dinner celebrating the idiocy of their guests, a rising executive questions it when he's invited, just as he befriends a man who would be the perfect guest. (114 mins.)
Director: Jay Roach
“ Francis Veber: Le Dîner de cons (1993) ” - barstel
 
74.
The Dinner Game (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
To amuse themselves at a weekly dinner, a few well-heeled folk each bring a dimwit along who is to talk about his pastime... (80 mins.)
Director: Francis Veber
“ Francis Veber: Le Dîner de cons (1993) ” - barstel
 
75.
The War Boys (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Three young vigilantes huddle on la linea ready to chase illegals back across the border into Mexico... but they soon learn that there are borderlines deep within each one of them that each of them has to cross. (93 mins.)
Director: Ron Daniels
“ Naomi Wallace: The War Boys (1993) ” - barstel
 
76.
Célimène et le cardinal (2006 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
(107 mins.)
Director: Jacques Rampal
“ Jacques Rampal: Célimène et le Cardinal (Célimène und der Kardinal) (1993) ” - barstel
 
77.
Célimène et le cardinal (1993 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
(110 mins.)
“ Jacques Rampal: Célimène et le Cardinal (Célimène und der Kardinal) (1993) ” - barstel
 
78.
Simpatico (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
As youths in Azusa, Vinnie, Carter, and Rosie pull off a racing scam, substituting winners for plodders and winning big bucks on long odds... (106 mins.)
Director: Matthew Warchus
“ Sam Shepard: Simpatico (1993) ” - barstel
 
79.
Beautiful Thing (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In a suburb of London, young Jamie is escaping sport hours, to avoid being the victim of his comrades. Young Ste, his neighbor, is beaten by his father, and comes to sleep overnight. They discover new feelings, sleeping in the same bed. (90 mins.)
“ Jonathan Harvey: Beautiful Thing (1993) ” - barstel
 
80.
The Big Kahuna (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Two veteran salesmen dissect a sales pitch to a particular client, through their young protégé. (90 mins.)
Director: John Swanbeck
“ Roger Rueff: Hospitality Suite (1992) ” - barstel
 
81.
Little Voice (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A shy reclusive lady is convinced by an invisible entity to sing. Subsequently, she finds herself noticed by a sleazy talent agent and her talent being showcased on-stage. She also meets a kind but nervous man who becomes her best friend. (97 mins.)
Director: Mark Herman
“ Jim Cartwright: The Rise and Fall of Little Voice (Aufstieg und Fall von Little Voice) (1992) ” - barstel
 
82.
In the Company of Men (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Two business executives--one an avowed misogynist, the other recently emotionally wounded by his love interest--set out to exact revenge on the female gender by seeking out the most innocent, uncorrupted girl they can find and ruining her life. (97 mins.)
Director: Neil Labute
“ Neil LaBute: In the Company of Men (1992) ” - barstel
 
83.
Jeffrey (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Jeffrey, a young gay man in New York, decides that sex is too much and decided to become celibate. He... (92 mins.)
“ Paul Rudnick: Jeffrey (1992) ” - barstel
 
84.
Jake's Women (1996 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Jake is a writer. He is married to Maggie, but his marriage is in trouble. He cannot stop thinking about other women in his life... (89 mins.)
Director: Glenn Jordan
“ Neil Simon: Jake's Women (1992) ” - barstel
 
85.
Oleanna (1994)
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Student Carol visits Professor John to discuss how she failed his course but the discussion takes awkward turn. (89 mins.)
Director: David Mamet
“ David Mamet: Oleanna (1992) ” - barstel
 
86.
Marvin's Room (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A leukemia patient attempts to end a 20-year feud with her sister to get her bone marrow. (98 mins.)
Director: Jerry Zaks
“ Scott McPherson: Marvin's Room (1991) ” - barstel
 
87.
The Substance of Fire (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Publishing magnate refuses to publish a book by his son's male lover so the kids buy out their father and run it themselves! (97 mins.)
“ Jon Robin Baitz: The Substance of Fire (1991) ” - barstel
 
88.
The Madness of King George (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A meditation on power and the metaphor of the body of state, based on the real episode of dementia experienced... (104 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Hytner
“ Alan Bennett: The Madness of George III (Was, Was oder die Krankheit von König Georg III) (1991) ” - barstel
 
89.
Death and the Maiden (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A political activist is convinced that her guest is a man who once tortured her for the government. (103 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ Ariel Dorfman: La muerte y la doncella (Der Tod und das Mädchen) (1991) ” - barstel
 
90.
India (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Heinzi Boesel and Kurt Fellner are two Austrian health inspectors forced to work together, traveling through Austria... (90 mins.)
Director: Paul Harather
“ Alfred Dorfer, Josef Hader: Indien (1991) ” - barstel
 
91.
Lost in Yonkers (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
In the summer of 1942, two young boys are sent to stay with their stern grandmother and their childlike aunt in Yonkers, New York. (114 mins.)
Director: Martha Coolidge
“ Neil Simon: Lost in Yonkers (1991) ” - barstel
 
92.
¡Ay, Carmela! (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Paulino and Carmela are husband and wife, troubadours touring the countryside during the Spanish Civil War... (102 mins.)
Director: Carlos Saura
“ José Sanchis Sinisterra: Ay Carmela! (1991?) ” - barstel
 
93.
Grande école (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Paul and Agnes have been going out for quite a while and Agnes is shocked to learn that he'd rather... (110 mins.)
Director: Robert Salis
“ Jean-Marie Besset: Grande École (1990) ” - barstel
 
94.
Real Women Have Curves (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
This is the story of Ana, a first generation Mexican-American teenager on the verge of becoming a woman... (90 mins.)
“ Josefina Lopez: Real Women Have Curves (1990) ” - barstel
 
95.
Chelsea Walls (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
This movie tells five stories set in a single day at the famed Chelsea Hotel in New York City, involving an ensemble cast of some 30-35 characters. (109 mins.)
Director: Ethan Hawke
“ Nicole Burdette: Chelsea Walls (1990) ” - barstel
 
96.
Dancing at Lughnasa (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Five unmarried sisters make the most of their simple existence in rural Ireland in the 1930s. (95 mins.)
Director: Pat O'Connor
“ Brian Friel: Dancing at Lughnasa (Lughnasa - Zeit des Tanzes) (1990) ” - barstel
 
97.
The House of Yes (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A mentally unbalanced young woman (who thinks she's Jackie Kennedy) flips into a murderous rage when her brother returns home to reveal he's engaged. (85 mins.)
Director: Mark Waters
“ Wendy MacLeod: The House of Yes (1990) ” - barstel
 
98.
A Bronx Tale (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A father becomes worried when a local gangster befriends his son in the Bronx in the 1960s. (121 mins.)
Director: Robert De Niro
“ Chazz Palminteri: A Bronx Tale (1990) ” - barstel
 
99.
Six Degrees of Separation (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
An affluent New York couple find their lives touched, intruded upon, and compelled by a mysterious young black man who is never quite who he says he is. (112 mins.)
Director: Fred Schepisi
“ John Guare: Six Degrees Of Separation (1990) ” - barstel
 
100.
The Art of Breaking Up (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Despite the fact that they love each other, a couple realize that they must "find" other (and rich) people in order to keep their frivolous, costly lives. (79 mins.)
Director: Michel Deville
“ Georges Feydeau: Un fil à la patte (Ein Fuß in der Schlinge) (1989) ” - barstel