Most Popular "Encounter" Titles
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1. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
PG | 115 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
A troubled child summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape Earth and return to his home-world.
2. The Bridges of Madison County (1995)
PG-13 | 135 min | Drama, Romance
Photographer Robert Kincaid wanders into the life of housewife Francesca Johnson, for four days in the 1960s.
3. Superman II (1980)
PG | 127 min | Action, Sci-Fi
Superman agrees to sacrifice his powers to marry Lois, unaware that three Kryptonian criminals he inadvertently released are conquering Earth.
4. Supergirl (1984)
PG | 150 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
After losing a powerful orb, Kara, Superman's cousin, comes to Earth to retrieve it and instead finds herself up against a wicked witch.
5. Shadowlands (1993)
PG | 131 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
C.S. Lewis, a world-renowned Christian theologian, writer and professor, leads a passionless life until he meets a spirited poet from the U.S.
7. Beyond the Walls (2012)
98 min | Drama
Paulo, a young pianist, meets Ilir, a bartender and bass guitar player originally from Albania. They become lovers. Confronted by his girlfriend Anka, Paulo finds himself out on the street.... See full summary »
8. Spirits of the Dead (1968)
R | 121 min | Horror, Mystery
Three directors each adapt a Poe short story to the screen: "Toby Dammit" features a disheveled drugged and drunk English movie star who nods acceptance in the Italian press and his ... See full summary »
Writers: Edgar Allan Poe, Roger Vadim, Pascal Cousin, Louis Malle, Clement Biddle Wood, Daniel Boulanger, Federico Fellini, Bernardino Zapponi | Directors: Federico Fellini, Louis Malle, Roger Vadim | Stars: Jane Fonda, Brigitte Bardot, Alain Delon, Terence Stamp
9. Love Affair (1939)
TV-G | 88 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
French playboy Michel Marnet and American Terry McKay fall in love aboard ship. They arrange to reunite 6 months later, after Michel has had a chance to earn a decent living.
11. Welcome Aboard (2012)
92 min | Drama
Despite his fame, Taillandier has suddenly stopped painting. Deeply depressed, the sixty-year-old decides to go away. He has no clear goal and explains nothing to his close friends. During ... See full summary »
12. Epsilon (1997)
PG-13 | 92 min | Sci-Fi, Drama
In this sci-fi adventure a gorgeous alien woman is sent to Earth by mistake from the planet Epsilon. Landing in the Australian outback she meets a surveyor and they cross the continent ... See full summary »
13. Love, Math and Sex (1997)
Sabine, an adolescent girl with a gift for mathematics becomes involved with Jiri, a 40-something man-of-the-theatre from Prague. The story of their relationship and the gradual ... See full summary »
14. Two for the Seesaw (1962)
Approved | 119 min | Drama, Romance
Jerry Ryan is wandering aimlessly around New York, having given up his law career in Nebraska when his wife asked for a divorce. He meets up with Gittel Mosca, an impoverished dancer from ... See full summary »
15. The Beekeeper (1986)
122 min | Drama
A bee keeper, Spiros, travels from the north to the south of Greece with his bees to meet the spring.
16. Out of the Blue (2002 Video)
Not Rated | 155 min | Documentary, History
This documentary on The UFO Phenomenon aims to show that some UFOs may be extraterrestrial and that secrecy and ridicule are regularly employed to keep the truth about UFOs hidden.
17. The Simpsons (1991 Video Game)
E | Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Smithers kidnaps Maggie so Homer, Marge, Bart and Lisa set off across Springfield, from Krustyland to Moe's Tavern, to Channel 6 and finally to the power plant to take on Smithers and Mr. ... See full summary »
18. Straight on Till Morning (1972)
R | 96 min | Mystery, Thriller
A timid, withdrawn woman meets a man she believes is finally the love of her life, unaware that he is a vicious serial killer.
19. Into the Woods (2008)
Into the Woods is a thriller set in an ordinary and very real environment, where a family of three encounter a stranger in the woods, who struggles to tell them something vitally important.
20. Tera Kya Hoga Johnny (2009)
155 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
An abused boy who sells coffee on a bicycle gets involved in a robbery.
21. Sonic the Hedgehog (1991 Video Game)
Approved | Action, Adventure, Family
A blue hedgehog with supersonic speed must rescue animals from being turned into robots by a mad scientist.
22. Le monde doit m'arriver? (2012)
85 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
Between fear of success and a tricky break-up, Ludovic is beyond all hope as he is getting close to the 30's stage. His unexpected meeting with a sick child, Raphael, shakes up his daily life and his future approach. Together, they go after their dreams...
23. Blue Lips (2014)
85 min | Drama | Completed
Six people's lives come together.
Writers: Daniel Mediavilla, Amaya Muruzabal | Directors: Daniela De Carlo, Julieta Lima, Gustavo Lipsztein, Antonello Novellino, Nacho Ruipérez, Nobu Shima | Stars: Dudu Azevedo, Malena Sánchez, Simone Castano, Avi Rothman
26. Nuit d'ivresse (1986)
87 min | Comedy
Jacques Belin, presenter of a silly TV show, gets drunk after receiving an award and misses the train bringing his TV-soap-star fiancée. He meets up with Frède, just out of prison after a ... See full summary »
27. Haridas (2013)
146 min | Drama, Sport, Thriller
Sivadas (Kishore) is tough-talking encounter specialist in the police department. He has a mission to pin down a gangster and mercenary and is hot on his trail. But life changes for the ... See full summary »
28. Blue Christmas (1978)
133 min | Sci-Fi
UFOs appear on Earth, and people who actually see them suddenly find that their blood has turned blue. Soon panic and hysteria result in the new "blue-bloods" being persecuted by the rest ... See full summary »
29. Chot [Aaj Isko, Kal Tereko] (2004)
Musical, Action, Crime
Corrupt Mumbai policeman aids local property developer to force two brothers who own a dairy farm off their land.
30. Twenty-Four Hours in a Woman's Life (1961 TV Movie)
90 min | Drama, Romance
Helen Lester is in love with a man she has known just 24 hours, a playboy who spent time in jail for passing bad checks. Though the man has promised to change, most of her straitlaced ... See full summary »
31. Tatlo, dalawa, isa (1974)
(Tagalog with English subtitles) Filipino cinema lenged, Lino Brocka, directs this compilation of three intimate stories about the perseverance of hope featuring a drug addict, an abandoned daughter and a repressed catholic.
34. The Cookie Story (2001)
6 min | Short, Comedy
A man is waiting for a plane. He buys a packet of cookies. A woman sits down across from him and starts eating the cookies; she looks at him strangely when he starts eating his cookies; he ... See full summary »
37. Parenthèse (2013)
30 min | Short, Comedy
Three old friends about 50 years old are forced to spend time with much younger ladies on a nice Mediterranean Island.
41. Park Shanghai (2008)
94 min | Drama, Romance
Several years after their graduation, the principal characters, Dong and Rerei meet again at their classmates reunion party. They feel quite close to each other and recollect the old days. ... See full summary »
44. The Sagebrush Family Trails West (1940)
Approved | 59 min | Western
Begin with setting the record straight for those uninformed sources that insist on tagging this film as a Producers Releasing Corporation entry. It was produced by Sigmund Neufeld's ... See full summary »
45. Mondmann (2006)
29 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
Once upon a time there lived a man up in the silvery moon. He was so lonely that he hadn't laughed for a hundred years. His greatest wish was to visit us humans, just once in his life. One ... See full summary »
46. Inainte si Dupa 22/12/1989 (2009)
24 min | Short, Drama
This is the story of two encounters between an architect and a member of the secret police before and after the fall of the Romanian communist regime on 22/12/1989.
47. Shekhvedra tsarsultan (1966)
103 min | Drama
A famous surgeon named Nino, who came to the village, is requested to perform the operation. She recognizes her ex-husband Akia is the wounded person and now her difficult past is there ... See full summary »
48. Art in the Afternoon (2012)
11 min | Short, Drama, Romance
After forging an unexpected connection, Sharon boldly decides to live in the moment and follow her heart, while leaving her tired relationship (and a painting) behind.
49. Running After the Kite (2012)
Not Rated | 8 min | Short, Romance
Running After The Kite is a film featuring 'the mysterious encounter between the boy and the girl' as its theme. It also takes place at the local agricultural fields of North Taiwan, Xinzhu.