Most Popular Titles With Zbigniew Zamachowski
2. True Crimes (2016)
92 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A murder investigation of a slain business man turns to clues found in an author's book about an eerily similar crime. Based on 2008 New Yorker article by David Grann.
5. Proof of Life (2000)
R | 135 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
Alice hires a professional negotiator to obtain the release of her engineer husband, who has been kidnapped by anti-government guerrillas in South America.
Votes: 49,611 | Gross: $32.60M
6. Three Colors: Red (1994)
R | 99 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
Final entry in a trilogy of films dealing with contemporary French society concerns a model who discovers her neighbour is keen on invading people's privacy.
Votes: 64,804 | Gross: $4.04M
7. Three Colors: White (1994)
R | 91 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Second of a trilogy of films dealing with contemporary French society shows a Polish immigrant who wants to get even with his former wife.
Votes: 45,032 | Gross: $1.46M
8. Walesa: Man of Hope (2013)
127 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
The depiction of the life of Nobel Peace Prize winner and founder of Poland's Solidarity movement, Lech Walesa, as events in the 1970s lead to a peaceful revolution.
9. Jack Strong (2014)
128 min | Action, Biography, Crime
The most spectacular Polish spy of the Cold War era, colonel Ryszard Kuklinski, informs Americans about the communist block's top secrets in the face of the upcoming martial law.
10. Korczak (1990)
115 min | Biography, Drama
Account of the last days of life of the legendary Polish pedagogue Janusz Korczak and his heroic dedication to protecting Jewish orphans during the war. Jewish doctor Henryk Goldszmit, ... See full summary »
11. Lauf Junge lauf (2013)
112 min | Action, Drama, War
Srulik, an eight-year-old boy, flees from the Warsaw ghetto in 1942. He attempts to survive, at first alone in the forest, and then as a Christian orphan named Jurek on a Polish farm. ... See full summary »
12. Les possédés (1988)
116 min | Drama
This story begins in 1870 at a little town somewhere in Russia. It processed the real "Nyecsajev story". A group of young revolutionists wanna ruin the system with violence. They think this... See full summary »
14. Persona Non Grata (2015)
139 min | Adventure, Biography, History
Against his country's orders, a Japanese diplomat issues visas to refugees, saving over 6,000 Jewish lives at the outbreak of World War II.
15. Wiedzmin (2002 TV Mini-Series)
Based on the short stories and novels by author Andrzej Sapkowski, this series follows Geralt of Rivia, a mutated warrior and monster hunter known as a Witcher.
16. 23 (1998)
99 min | Thriller, Drama
The movie's plot is based on the true story of a group of young computer hackers from Hannover, Germany. In the late 1980s the orphaned Karl Koch invests his heritage in a flat and a home ... See full summary »
17. Within the Whirlwind (2009)
90 min | Biography, Drama
During Stalin's reign of terror, Evgenia Ginzburg, a literature professor, was sent to 10 years hard labor in a gulag in Siberia. Having lost everything, and no longer wishing to live, she meets the camp doctor and begins to come back to life.
18. With Fire and Sword (1999)
175 min | Adventure, Drama, History
An epic story about the Ukrainian uprising against the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth magnates in the 17th Century.
19. Bogowie (2014)
120 min | Biography, Drama
The early career of cardiac surgeon Zbigniew Religa. Despite harsh reality of the 1980s Poland, he successfully leads a team of doctors to the country's first human heart transplantation.
20. Aftermath (2012)
107 min | Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
A Polish man who returns home after the death of his father unearths a secret about the now-deceased Jewish residents of his village.
Votes: 2,290 | Gross: $0.00M
23. Distant Lights (2003)
105 min | Drama
This movie reflects on the situation around the border between Poland and Germany. The fate of many single characters creates a picture of life in this region: Some Ukrainians want to cross... See full summary »
24. Nadzieja (2007)
101 min | Action, Drama, Mystery
Young Franciszek witnesses a church painting theft and films it. He is not going to reveal the perpetrator to the police, however, but to blackmail him.
26. No Panic, With a Hint of Hysteria (2016)
94 min | Comedy
A timid accountant tries to earn his living as a hitman, until he becomes a target for the vengeful mafia boss, murderous gangsters, mad cops and a sexy blonde - and if he's not careful his own wife might catch wind of his double life too.
30. Squint Your Eyes (2002)
88 min | Drama, Comedy
The story of a spirited ten-year-old girl who has run away from her proudly affluent parents in town and finds grudging refuge with the slightly slovenly caretaker of an abandoned farm, an ex-teacher.
31. Ucieczka z kina 'Wolnosc' (1990)
92 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
During the screening of the film "Daybreak" at the Liberty Cinema, movie characters suddenly come alive and begin to talk to the viewers. The situation surprises communist authorities who send a censor to the theatre.
32. Skazany na bluesa (2005)
101 min | Biography, Drama, Music
The life of Ryszard Riedel, former leader of cult Polish rock-blues band Dzem, including the history of his family relationships, music career and addiction to alcohol and drugs.
34. Killing Love (2014)
85 min | Action, Comedy
An employee at a video rental shop accidentally discovers a recording of a murder. The killer is the husband, the victim is his unfaithful wife. Hoping for easy money, the kid decides to ... See full summary »
37. Popieluszko. Wolnosc jest w nas (2009)
180 min | Biography, History
Story of life of Father Jerzy Popieluszko, the priest called "The Solidarity Chaplain", murdered by communist secret police.
38. Hi, Tereska (2001)
86 min | Drama
A sensitive teenage girl from a poor family befriends a cynical schoolmate, who shows her how to smoke, drink, have sex and steal. Tereska's life heads towards a catastrophe.
41. The Birch-Tree Meadow (2003)
91 min | Drama
Myriam is a French Jew and a holocaust survivor. Sixty years after her imprisonment in Auschwitz she decides to do something daring. She returns there to finally confront her painful past. ... See full summary »
42. Cabin Fever (2000)
102 min | Drama
A large family is going to the mountain for their christmas vacation, in a rented cabin. Problems occur on Christmas Eve when the father gets drunk and his alcohol problem comes to show. We... See full summary »
44. Inferno Below (2003 TV Movie)
192 min | Drama
The personal destinies of several people, mostly Italian miners and their closed relatives and friends, struck directly or indirectly by the dreadful tragedy which occurred on August 8th 1956 in the coal mine at Marcinelle (Belgium).
45. Cialo (2003)
98 min | Comedy
A thief accidentally finds a dead man on a train. As he does not wish to call the police, the best way is removing the body himself.
47. Matka Królów (1987)
127 min | Drama, History, War
Made in 1982, shelved for five years. Story opens with Lucja Krol's husband under the tram. She gives birth to her fourth son on the floor of their new apartment. Neighbor Wiktor, a ... See full summary »
54. Tak tak (1992)
82 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Set in Poland in the 1970s, the main character half-heartedly goes about his job as a censor at the state run television station, whilst conducting affairs with nurses, airline pilots, etc.... See full summary »
55. Wielka majówka (1981)
90 min | Comedy, Music
Ricky is an escapee from a reform school. Julian escaped the anger of a voluntarily fire brigade in a small town from which he embezzled. They team together in Warsaw. In search for food ... See full summary »
56. Pulkownik Kwiatkowski (1995)
123 min | Comedy, History, War
In 1945, military doctor Andrzej Kwiatkowski pretends to be a communist army colonel in order to save innocent people from Stalinist imprisonment and to get the heart of the girl he's in love with.
57. Naznaczony (2009– )
42 min | Thriller
What would you do, if you could decide about the punishment for your Persecutor, someone who hurt you or the people close to you? Would you seize the opportunity to make your own punishment... See full summary »
60. Zhoorek (2003)
72 min | Drama, Comedy
A Christmas story. Shame, promises, and secrets in a border town in Poland. Iwonka, who's 15 and blood simple, has a baby, and her mother Halina has promised her recently-dead husband that ... See full summary »
61. Pulapka (1997)
105 min | Comedy, Crime
An actor returns to Poland after 12 very unsuccessful years in the U.S. only to find himself enmeshed in a noirish situation very reminiscent of 1940s California.
63. Kolekcja Sukienek (2016)
84 min | Drama
Eight women of different ages. Love and loneliness. Fear. The vestures that we all wear. This movie makes you realize that when we choose to live a "half-life", we begin to rot. Women ... See full summary »
65. Reverted (1994 TV Movie)
79 min | Comedy, Drama
Tomasz Siwek unexpectedly changes from an obedient communist party member into an opposition activist. And all that happens during a Solidarity rally where he was sent to spy on the protesters.
66. The Call of the Toad (2005)
98 min | Drama, Romance
In a new political situation of 1989, just as communism crumbles and the Berlin Wall collapses, a middle-aged Polish woman and German man need to face their memories, feelings and stereotypes while meeting in Gdansk.
27 min | Short, Drama, Thriller
A man breaks into an apartment in New York City. While robbing the place he discovers something that will change his life forever.
75. The Ballad of Piotrowski (2007)
55 min | Comedy, Drama
Marek, the head of the town's Art Foundation, has large ambitions but few resources. He is Piotr Piotrowski's best friend, but Piotrowski doesn't know this yet. And Piotrowski is the kind ... See full summary »
80. Seszele (1991)
94 min | Drama
A small-time racketeer Stefek evades mob bosses by passing himself off as a mentally unstable cleptomaniac and laying low in an asylum. The racketeer and his closest devotee escape from the... See full summary »
82. Last Waltz (2014)
16 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
July 1914, Vienna. A cunning businessman, struggles for a way to get rid of his shoddy merchandise. Serendipitously, arch prince Ferdinand was just assassinated in Sarajevo, and the turmoil... See full summary »
83. Gabriel (II) (2013)
90 min | Adventure, Family
GABRIEL is both subtle and cheerful as well as a deeply touching story of friendship and love contrasted with elements of competition and conflict. Dynamic action and an excellent cast create huge potential to attract young spectators.
84. Prywatne sledztwo (1987)
94 min | Action, Crime
After his wife and children are killed in an accident caused by a drunken truck driver, a distraught man vows revenge. Unhappy with the indifference of the police, he covers the whole ... See full summary »
85. Luxury (2008)
39 min | Short, Drama
A 17 years young man, a story about child prostitution and pedophilia. The lives of two boys converge on the central train station in Warsaw, the day before Christmas. Senior - prostitute ... See full summary »
87. Janek (2008)
15 min | Short, Drama
Janek is raised under difficult conditions by his single mother. She loves him deeply, yet her alcohol addiction is stronger. He struggles through his world using his vivid imagination, often accompanied by Wolf-Dieter.
91. Diabel (2005)
40 min | Short, Thriller
Franciszek finds out from a doctor that his mother is on the verge of death. Unable to watch over her, he hires a village wise-woman, Palchowa, to tend to his Mother in her last moments.
95. Odwiedz mnie we snie (1996)
71 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Ala is a frustrated housewife and mother of three children. When she suddenly gets killed in a car accident, her family have to learn how to cope with the new situation.