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1. Infernal Affairs (2002)

R | 101 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

8.1
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75 Metascore

A story between a mole in the police department and an undercover cop. Their objectives are the same: to find out who is the mole, and who is the cop.

Writers: Alan Mak, Felix Chong | Directors: Wai-Keung Lau, Alan Mak | Stars: Andy Lau, Tony Chiu Wai Leung, Anthony Chau-Sang Wong, Eric Tsang

Votes: 83,271

2. The Midnight Meat Train (2008)

R | 100 min | Horror, Thriller

6.2
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58 Metascore

A photographer, Leon's obsessive pursuit of dark subject matter leads him into the path of a serial killer, Mahogany, the subway murderer who stalks late night commuters, ultimately butchering them in the most gruesome ways imaginable.

Writers: Jeff Buhler, Clive Barker | Director: Ryûhei Kitamura | Stars: Vinnie Jones, Bradley Cooper, Leslie Bibb, Brooke Shields

Votes: 44,817

3. Von Ryan's Express (1965)

Unrated | 117 min | Action, Adventure, War

7.2
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An American POW leads a group of mainly British prisoners to escape from the Germans in WWII.

Writers: David Westheimer, Wendell Mayes, Joseph Landon | Director: Mark Robson | Stars: Frank Sinatra, Trevor Howard, Raffaella Carrà, Brad Dexter

Votes: 9,438

4. The Last American Virgin (1982)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.2
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The friendship of a group of young friends struggling with teen sex, drugs, and work is jeopardized by a romantic interest which may turn pals into bitter rivals.

Writer: Boaz Davidson | Director: Boaz Davidson | Stars: Lawrence Monoson, Diane Franklin, Steve Antin, Joe Rubbo

Votes: 5,654

5. Gods and Generals (2003)

PG-13 | 219 min | Drama, History, War

6.3
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30 Metascore

The rise and fall of legendary war hero Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson as he leads the Confederacy to great success against the Union from 1861 to 1863. Prequel to the 1993 classic "Gettysburg".

Writers: Jeff Shaara, Ron Maxwell | Director: Ron Maxwell | Stars: Stephen Lang, Robert Duvall, Jeff Daniels, Donzaleigh Abernathy

Votes: 12,683

6. The Consequences of Love (2004)

100 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.6
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An introverted man's life changes completely when he finds himself attracted to a young bar-maid.

Writer: Paolo Sorrentino | Director: Paolo Sorrentino | Stars: Toni Servillo, Olivia Magnani, Adriano Giannini, Antonio Ballerio

Votes: 9,108

7. The Public Enemy (1931)

83 min | Crime, Drama

7.8
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A young hoodlum rises up through the ranks of the Chicago underworld, even as a gangster's accidental death threatens to spark a bloody mob war.

Writers: Kubec Glasmon, John Bright, Harvey F. Thew | Director: William A. Wellman | Stars: James Cagney, Jean Harlow, Edward Woods, Joan Blondell

Votes: 12,361

8. Out of the Past (1947)

Not Rated | 97 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller

8.1
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A private eye escapes his past to run a gas station in a small town, but his past catches up with him. Now he must return to the big city world of danger, corruption, double crosses and duplicitous dames.

Writer: Daniel Mainwaring | Director: Jacques Tourneur | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Jane Greer, Kirk Douglas, Rhonda Fleming

Votes: 20,991

9. Pollock (2000)

R | 122 min | Biography, Drama

7.0
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77 Metascore

A film about the life and career of the American painter, Jackson Pollock.

Writers: Steven Naifeh, Gregory White Smith, Barbara Turner, Susan Emshwiller | Director: Ed Harris | Stars: Ed Harris, Marcia Gay Harden, Tom Bower, Jennifer Connelly

Votes: 21,849

10. Julius Caesar (1953)

Not Rated | 120 min | Drama, History

7.4
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The growing ambition of Julius Caesar is a source of major concern to his close friend Brutus. Cassius persuades him to participate in his plot to assassinate Caesar but they have both sorely underestimated Mark Antony.

Writer: William Shakespeare | Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz | Stars: Louis Calhern, Marlon Brando, James Mason, John Gielgud

Votes: 7,339

11. Fail Safe (1964)

Approved | 112 min | Drama, Thriller

8.0
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American planes are sent to deliver a nuclear attack on Moscow, but it's a mistake due to an electrical malfunction. Can all-out war be averted?

Writers: Walter Bernstein, Eugene Burdick, Harvey Wheeler | Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Henry Fonda, Walter Matthau, Fritz Weaver, Dan O'Herlihy

Votes: 14,025

12. The Food of the Gods (1976)

PG | 88 min | Sci-Fi, Horror

4.2
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Morgan and his friends are on a hunting trip on a remote Canadian island when they are attacked by a swarm of giant wasps. Looking for help, Morgan stumbles across a barn inhabited by an ... See full summary »

Writers: H.G. Wells, Bert I. Gordon | Director: Bert I. Gordon | Stars: Marjoe Gortner, Pamela Franklin, Ralph Meeker, Jon Cypher

Votes: 2,329

13. Breaker Morant (1980)

PG | 107 min | Drama, History, War

7.9
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Three Australian lieutenants are court martialed for executing prisoners as a way of deflecting attention from war crimes committed by their superior officers.

Writers: Kenneth G. Ross, Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford, Kit Denton | Director: Bruce Beresford | Stars: Edward Woodward, Jack Thompson, John Waters, Bryan Brown

Votes: 9,756

14. Samurai Rebellion (1967)

Not Rated | 128 min | Drama, History

8.4
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The mother of a feudal lord's only heir is kidnapped away from her husband by the lord. The husband and his samurai father must decide whether to accept the unjust decision, or risk death to get her back.

Writers: Shinobu Hashimoto, Yasuhiko Takiguchi | Director: Masaki Kobayashi | Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Yôko Tsukasa, Gô Katô, Tatsuyoshi Ehara

Votes: 6,799

15. The Seventh Continent (1989)

Unrated | 104 min | Drama

7.8
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A European family who plan on escaping to Australia, seem caught up in their daily routine, only troubled by minor incidents. However, behind their apparent calm and repetitive existence, they are actually planning something sinister.

Writers: Michael Haneke, Johanna Teicht | Director: Michael Haneke | Stars: Birgit Doll, Dieter Berner, Leni Tanzer, Udo Samel

Votes: 7,497

16. Spellbinder (1988)

R | 99 min | Drama, Horror, Romance

5.7
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A young lawyer, after falling in love with a beautiful young woman, finds that she has an extremely mysterious past.

Writer: Tracy Tormé | Director: Janet Greek | Stars: Tim Daly, Kelly Preston, Rick Rossovich, Audra Lindley

Votes: 1,244

17. Death Ship (1980)

R | 91 min | Adventure, Horror, Mystery

4.8
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Survivors of a tragic shipping collision are rescued by a mysterious black ship which appears out of the fog. Little do they realise that the ship is actually a Nazi torture ship which has ... See full summary »

Writers: John Robins, Jack Hill, David P. Lewis | Director: Alvin Rakoff | Stars: George Kennedy, Richard Crenna, Nick Mancuso, Sally Ann Howes

Votes: 2,199

18. Attack Force Z (1982)

84 min | Action, Drama, History

5.5
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A group of Australian commandos launch a secret mission against Japanese forces in World War II.

Writer: Roger Marshall | Director: Tim Burstall | Stars: John Phillip Law, Mel Gibson, Sam Neill, Chris Haywood

Votes: 1,565

19. Seize the Day (1986)

Unrated | 93 min | Drama

6.0
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Tommy Wilhelm (Robin Williams) is a salesman. An honest, hard-working guy who has lost his job, his girlfriend, and left part of his sanity behind as he heads to New York to pick up the ... See full summary »

Writers: Saul Bellow, Ronald Ribman | Director: Fielder Cook | Stars: Robin Williams, Richard B. Shull, David Bickford, Glenne Headly

Votes: 923

20. Patrick (1978)

PG | 96 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.1
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A comatose hospital patient harasses and kills though his powers of telekinesis to claim his private nurse as his own.

Writer: Everett De Roche | Director: Richard Franklin | Stars: Susan Penhaligon, Robert Helpmann, Rod Mullinar, Bruce Barry

Votes: 1,721

21. 1990: The Bronx Warriors (1982)

R | 89 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.3
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In a post-apocalyptic New York City, a policeman infiltrates the Bronx, which has become a battleground for several murderous street gangs.

Writers: Elisa Briganti, Enzo G. Castellari, Dardano Sacchetti | Director: Enzo G. Castellari | Stars: Mark Gregory, Fred Williamson, Vic Morrow, Christopher Connelly

Votes: 1,732

22. The Roaring Twenties (1939)

Not Rated | 106 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.9
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Three men attempt to make a living in Prohibitionist America after returning home from fighting together in World War I.

Writers: Jerry Wald, Richard Macaulay, Robert Rossen, Mark Hellinger | Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: James Cagney, Humphrey Bogart, Priscilla Lane, Gladys George

Votes: 8,696

23. Deadly Strangers (1975)

R | 88 min | Thriller

6.7
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After she misses her train, a young woman is forced to hitch a ride back to town. After managing to get away from a lecherous trucker, she is given a ride by a good-looking but somewhat ... See full summary »

Writer: Philip Levene | Director: Sidney Hayers | Stars: Hayley Mills, Simon Ward, Sterling Hayden, Ken Hutchison

Votes: 297

24. Running on Empty (1982)

83 min | Action, Drama, Sport

5.7
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This film collects just what it was like to be in Australia in the early 80's. It's about hot cars, hot chicks and hot times. The story begins when two local street racers agree to race Fox... See full summary »

Writer: Barry Tomblin | Director: John Clark | Stars: Terry Serio, Deborah Conway, Max Cullen, Richard Moir

Votes: 256

25. Long Weekend (1978)

Not Rated | 97 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.8
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When a suburban couple go camping for the weekend at a remote beach, they discover that nature isn't in an accommodating mood.

Writer: Everett De Roche | Director: Colin Eggleston | Stars: John Hargreaves, Briony Behets, Mike McEwen, Roy Day

Votes: 2,178

26. Combat Shock (1984)

R | 85 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

6.4
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A dangerously disturbed Vietnam veteran struggles with life 15 years after his return home, and slowly falls into insanity from his gritty urban lifestyle.

Writer: Buddy Giovinazzo | Director: Buddy Giovinazzo | Stars: Rick Giovinazzo, Veronica Stork, Mitch Maglio, Asaph Livni

Votes: 1,835

27. Food of the Gods II (1989)

R | 91 min | Sci-Fi, Horror

3.1
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A growth hormone experiment gets out of hand, when the the resulting giant man-eating rats escape, reaking havoc on the unsuspecting campus. Much blood-letting follows.

Writers: Richard Bennett, E. Kim Brewster | Director: Damian Lee | Stars: Paul Coufos, Lisa Schrage, Réal Andrews, Stuart Hughes

Votes: 852

28. What's Opera, Doc? (1957)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.3
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Elmer Fudd is again hunting rabbits - only this time it's an opera. Wagner's Siegfried with Elmer as the titular hero and Bugs as Brunnhilde. They sing, they dance, they eat the scenery.

Writer: Michael Maltese | Director: Chuck Jones | Stars: Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan

Votes: 7,462

29. Colorado Territory (1949)

Approved | 94 min | Western

7.3
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In Colorado territory, outlaw Wes McQueen escapes jail to pull a railroad robbery but, upon meeting pretty settler Julie Ann, he wonders about going straight.

Writers: John Twist, Edmund H. North | Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Joel McCrea, Virginia Mayo, Dorothy Malone, Henry Hull

Votes: 1,547

30. Johnny Cool (1963)

Approved | 103 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.4
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Exiled American gangster Colini sends his protégé-killer Giordano to the USA to eliminate Colini's mob enemies.

Writers: Joseph Landon, John McPartland | Director: William Asher | Stars: Henry Silva, Elizabeth Montgomery, Richard Anderson, Jim Backus

Votes: 541

31. Goin' Down the Road (1970)

R | 90 min | Drama

7.5
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Story of desolation as two friends travel from Nova Scotia to Toronto in hope of finding a better life. Drifting from job to job: bottling plant, car wash, bowling alley, newspaper delivery... See full summary »

Writers: William Fruet, Donald Shebib | Director: Donald Shebib | Stars: Doug McGrath, Paul Bradley, Jayne Eastwood, Cayle Chernin

Votes: 655

32. Lies My Father Told Me (1975)

PG | 102 min | Drama

7.0
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A Jewish boy grows up in 1920s Montreal with a grandfather who tells stories and a father who won't work.

Writer: Ted Allan | Director: Ján Kadár | Stars: Len Birman, Marilyn Lightstone, Yossi Yadin, Jeff Lynas

Votes: 366

33. Resurrection (2001 TV Movie)

187 min | Drama, History

6.8
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At the end of the XIX century in Russia, Prince Dimitri Necklivdov is called as a jury-man in a trial. The defendant is Katiuscia Maslova, accused of murdering a merchant in order to rob ... See full summary »

Writers: Leo Tolstoy, Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani | Directors: Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani | Stars: Stefania Rocca, Timothy Peach, Marie Bäumer, Cécile Bois

Votes: 150

34. Death Force (1978)

R | 96 min | Action, Drama, Crime

5.0
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She's in PLAYBOY. He's out of PENITENTIARY. Jayne Kennedy and Leon Isaac in FIGHTING MAD

Writers: Howard R. Cohen, Cirio H. Santiago, Robert E. Waters | Director: Cirio H. Santiago | Stars: James Iglehart, Carmen Argenziano, Leon Isaac Kennedy, Jayne Kennedy

Votes: 206

35. Blood Relations (1988)

R | 90 min | Horror

5.0
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The members of a severely dysfunctional family get together at a snow-covered, isolated mansion in the winter. There the family members - including the father, an arrogant surgeon who may ... See full summary »

Writer: Steven Saylor | Director: Graeme Campbell | Stars: Jan Rubes, Lydie Denier, Kevin Hicks, Lynne Adams

Votes: 240

36. Alison's Birthday (1981)

97 min | Horror

4.9
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A young girl is subjected to a reign of terror so that her soul can be transferred to the body of an old crone.

Writer: Ian Coughlan | Director: Ian Coughlan | Stars: Joanne Samuel, Lou Brown, Bunney Brooke, John Bluthal

Votes: 199

37. Yakuza Graveyard (1976)

97 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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Writer: Kazuo Kasahara | Director: Kinji Fukasaku | Stars: Tetsuya Watari, Meiko Kaji, Seizô Fukumoto, Kenji Imai

Votes: 521

38. His Days Are Numbered (1962)

93 min | Drama

7.4
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A middle-aged plumber quits his job and questions his life after seeing somebody his own age suddenly die from a heart attack on his way to work.

Writers: Tonino Guerra, Elio Petri, Carlo Romano | Director: Elio Petri | Stars: Salvo Randone, Franco Sportelli, Regina Bianchi, Marcella Valeri

Votes: 200

39. Final Mission (1984)

R | 101 min | Action, Crime

4.5
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Vince Deacon, a higly decorated Vietnam War veteran, serves as a SWAT team captain for LAPD. When his family gets attacked by thugs and he kills one of them in self defense he's being ... See full summary »

Writers: Joe Mari Avellana, Anthony Maharaj, Joseph Zucchero | Director: Cirio H. Santiago | Stars: Richard Young, Christine L. Tudor, Jason Ross, John Dresden

Votes: 142

40. Squizzy Taylor (1982)

97 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.4
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Wormy and diminutive, yet cunning and determined small-time hoodlum Squizzy Taylor rises to prominence and popularity in Melbourne, Australia in the 1920's. Squizzy romances brash moll ... See full summary »

Writer: Roger Simpson | Director: Kevin James Dobson | Stars: David Atkins, Jacki Weaver, Alan Cassell, Michael Long

Votes: 76

41. Grendel Grendel Grendel (1981)

88 min | Animation, Fantasy

6.8
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This is an animated story covering the ancient legend of Beowulf, as narrated by Grendel himself, the "monster" in the legend.

Writers: Anonymous, John Gardner, Alexander Stitt | Director: Alexander Stitt | Stars: Peter Ustinov, Keith Michell, Arthur Dignam, Ed Rosser

Votes: 127

42. Natural Enemies (1979)

R | 100 min | Drama

7.1
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A man hires hires five hookers to fulfil a final fantasy before killing himself and his family.

Writers: Julius Horwitz, Jeff Kanew | Director: Jeff Kanew | Stars: Hal Holbrook, Louise Fletcher, Peter Armstrong, Elizabeth Berridge

Votes: 83

43. Blind Fear (1989)

R | 90 min | Crime, Thriller

4.7
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A blind employee at a New England lodge is in danger when a gang of killers arrives to stay at the lodge.

Writer: Sergio Altieri | Director: Tom Berry | Stars: Shelley Hack, Jack Langedijk, Kim Coates, Heidi von Palleske

Votes: 121

44. Il giocattolo (1979)

118 min | Drama

7.2
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A meek book-keeper (Vittorio) brings on his squallid life, which is interrupetd when he becomes friend with a policeman (Sauro). Vittorio is introduced to gun shooting, and appears to be ... See full summary »

Writers: Sergio Donati, Nino Manfredi, Giuliano Montaldo | Director: Giuliano Montaldo | Stars: Nino Manfredi, Marlène Jobert, Arnoldo Foà, Olga Karlatos

Votes: 143

45. Il ritorno di Cagliostro (2003)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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In the Sicily of the late 40's, two brother sculptors, tired of selling madonnas to the local churches, finally realize their dream and set up a Sicilian production company, thanks to the ... See full summary »

Writers: Daniele Ciprì, Franco Maresco, Lillo Iacolino | Directors: Daniele Ciprì, Franco Maresco | Stars: Luigi Maria Burruano, Franco Scaldati, Pietro Giordano, Davide Marotta

Votes: 230

46. Your Three Minutes Are Up (1973)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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Charlie is a sad sack of a man, working at a depressingly dull office job and stuck in a passionless engagement to a neurotic woman. One of the few bright spots in his life is his friend ... See full summary »

Writer: James Dixon | Director: Douglas Schwartz | Stars: Beau Bridges, Ron Leibman, Janet Margolin, Kathleen Freeman

Votes: 106

47. A Japanese Tragedy (1953)

116 min | Drama

7.5
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Alternating in time, between the end of World War II and 1953, Haruko, a widow, does what she can to keep her daughter Utako and son Seiichi safe, fed, and sheltered. By 1953, it's clear ... See full summary »

Writer: Keisuke Kinoshita | Director: Keisuke Kinoshita | Stars: Yûko Mochizuki, Yôko Katsuragi, Masami Taura, Keiko Awaji

Votes: 180

49. Night Friend (1988)

R | Drama

5.0
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A priest goes to great lengths in an effort to get a teenage prostitute off the streets.

Writer: Peter Gerretsen | Director: Peter Gerretsen | Stars: Chuck Shamata, Heather Kjollesdal, Daniel MacIvor, Réal Andrews

Votes: 29

50. Power Games (1989)

84 min | Action, Thriller

2.9
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A group of teenagers training for the national Power Commando championship games mistakenly find themselves on land owned by drug merchants. With only harmless paint bullets as their ... See full summary »

Writers: Pierre Bastien, Michel Bougie, Jean-Marc Félio, Bruno Philip, Harry Standjofski | Director: Mychel Arsenault | Stars: Macha Grenon, Griffith Brewer, Dorian Joe Clark, Laurent Durot

Votes: 20