Addicted to Love

Two pairs of lovers play out a comedy of errors, in which Maggie (Ryan) and Sam (Broderick), an astronomer, try several unethical and nasty tricks to break apart the envied union of their respective former partners, Anton (Karyo) and Linda (Preston). Good-natured astronomer Sam is devastated when the love of his life, Linda, leaves him…

G.I. Jane

A Senate Armed Services Committee interviews a candidate for the position of Secretary of the Navy. Senator Lillian DeHaven (Anne Bancroft) from Texas criticizes the Navy for not being gender-neutral. The first test is the training course of the (fictional) U.S. Navy Combined Reconnaissance Team (similar to U.S. Navy SEAL BUD/S). Senator DeHaven hand-picks Lieutenant…

Lolita

In 1947, Humbert Humbert (Jeremy Irons), a European professor of French literature, travels to the United States to take a teaching position in New Hampshire. He rents a room in the home of widow Charlotte Haze (Melanie Griffith), largely because he sees her adolescent daughter Dolores (Dominique Swain), also called “Lo”, while touring the house.…

Bean (Bean: The Ultimate Disaster Movie)

Mr. Bean (Rowan Atkinson) is a well-meaning but hopelessly clumsy and destructive guard at the Royal National Gallery in London. The chairman of National Gallery send him to the United States to represent them at the unveiling of the portrait ”Whistler’s Mother”, which has been purchased for $50 million by the fictional Grierson Art Gallery…

Passion in the Desert

In 1798, Napoleon I has launched an invasion of Egypt. A frail and elderly artist, Jean-Michel Venture de Paradis (Michel Piccoli), has been commissioned by Napoleon to sketch the landscape and monuments of Egypt. French soldier Augustin Robert (Ben Daniels) has been assigned to keep Venture from being harassed by the other soldiers, but the…

Carne trémula

Madrid, Christmas 1970: with the nation under a state of emergency ordered by the Franco regime, a young prostitute, Isabel Plaza Caballero (Penélope Cruz), gives birth on a bus to a son she names Victor. Twenty years later, Victor Plaza (Liberto Rabal) shows up for a date he made with Elena (Francesca Neri), a junkie…

Anna Karenina

The film The film begins in 1874 at the height of Imperial Russia. It starts at the house of Prince Stepan “Stiva” Oblonsky in Moscow. His wife, Princess Daria “Dolly” , catches Stiva and the governess of their five children having sex in a closet, having found the governess’ note to her husband. Dolly tearfully…

Poison Ivy II: Lily

Lily is a sheltered art student from Michigan attending college in California. She finds an apartment, and she soon notices her roommates, Tanya (a friendly lesbian artist who becomes a good friend to Lily), Bridgette (a cruel and taunting artist who initially takes an immediate dislike to her), and Robert (the silent but talented musician),…

Lone Star

The film tracks several intertwined stories around Rio County Texas. The main character is reluctant Sheriff Sam Deeds (Chris Cooper) who has little heart for the politics or tough-on-crime policies that the job requires. Sam got the job because of his father, legendary Sheriff Buddy Deeds (Matthew McConaughey) who is remembered as fair and just…

Alaska

The movie starts with Jake Barnes (Dirk Benedict) flying a plane over the Alaskan wilderness. While he is flying, he is communicating with a man named Charlie (Ben Cardinal), who works for Quincy Air Service. During his flight he passes by a polar bear that stands up on its hind legs as the plane flies…