At an absurdly self-indulgent student film festival, the directors of the (mostly terrible) short films start getting killed off one by one and a budding British documentary filmmaker decides to investigate.
Ex-Navy SEAL Brad Cartowski is injured during an attack at Athens airport by terrorists who kidnap his wife and fly her on a hijacked plane to North Africa. Cartowski goes in pursuit, aided... See full summary »
A scientist who has created a super helicopter has defected to Libya and taken the machine with him. A secretive government agency hires an ex-Vietnam War pilot to go to Libya, steal the chopper and bring it back.
Donald P. Bellisario
In a virtually all-white Iowa town, Flip daydreams of being a hip-hop star, hanging with Snoop Doggy Dogg and Dr. Dre. He practices in front of a mirror and with his two pals, James and ... See full summary »
The series has been revamped with an all new cast. The brother that Stringfellow Hawke had been looking for during the original series has finally been found and is now the new pilot of the... See full summary »
Barry Van Dyke,
Geraint Wyn Davies,
Billy Thompson is kid from Nebraska whose mother was a musician who died when Billy was young. To honor her, he wants to build his own recording studio. So he decides to enter a DJ ... See full summary »
Lily McAllister has lived a charmed life as part of the most powerful family in the upscale Southern California enclave of Pasadena. All that changes, however, when a murder and coverup in her own mansion thrusts Lily into a search to unlock her family's long-buried secrets.
Writer and Director John Marino has crafted a powerful story where issues of morality and self-destruction and cycles of abuse play out in this extremely well acted film.
I recently rented the film "Menace" as well as another video, a big Hollywood blockbuster movie filled with name actors and a star director and once again, Hollywood spends millions of dollars getting the automobiles and haircuts right, but gets all of the feelings wrong. The film "Menace" impressed me, with its modest budget, filled with real people, real emotions and the end result delivers and impressive film. The ensemble cast includes Johnny Green, Alison Lohman, David Proval, Jan-Michael Vincent, Jonathan Avildsen and character actor veteran, Allen Garfield. The film "Menace" reminds me of the films I loved in the 70's where real intelligence, real wit, and real emotions are now replaced with over the top special effects that create no insight into the human condition. Most of the Hollywood films that we see today, the filmmaker doesn't tell you or even show you about the human condition, but about what the filmmaker knows about film. Not what the filmmaker knows about life. Writer and Director John Marino has crafted a powerful story where issues of morality and self-destruction and cycles of abuse play out in this extremely well acted film.
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