Biografie, Drama, Geschiedenis: Een Duitse zakenman hervindt zijn menselijke waardigheid door tijdens WO II Joden te helpen. Een krachtig heldenverhaal.
Biografie, Misdaad, Drama: Een man die in zijn jeugd opkeek tegen gangsters, stort zich op het maffialeven. Regel 1: verraad nooit je vrienden.
Biografie, Misdaad, Drama: Martin Scorsese's unforgettable film of Nicholas Pileggi's true-crime best seller Wiseguy is presented here in a stunning new remaster from a 4k scan of the original camera negative, supervised by Martin Scorsese. Arresting performances from an all-star cast led by Ray Liotta, Robert De Niro and Lorraine Bracco drive this brutal yet darkly funny narrative of life in the mob. Nominated for six Oscars®, with a win for Joe Pesci*, and named one of the AFI's top 100 American movies, this instant classic would forever change the rules for gangster films to come.
Biografie, Drama: A struggling actor Anandan (Mohanlal) is befriended by up and coming grassroots leader and scriptwriter Tamilselvan (Prakashraj). As Anandan grows in popularity, he becomes an important tool for the Tamilselvan and his party in wooing the public. After the death of the party leader Annadurai (Nasser), both protagonists find themselves in candidacy for the top spot, the schism is inevitable.
Biografie, Drama, Geschiedenis: Nadigaiyar Thilagam is a film about the rise of the first female south-Indian superstar 'Savitri'. Her story is a heart wrenching romantic tragedy for the ages.The film tells a story of the Mahanati; her life, journey to fame, and the dramatic downfall. Keerthy Suresh, elegantly brought Savitri to life, and Gemini Ganesan, played by Dulquer Salman, makes this film a pleasure to watch.
Biografie, Drama, Muziek: A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II.
Biografie, Drama: They call him Pocket Hercules. But his strength holds more than just weight — it will lift his people to the world stage.
Biografie, Drama, Geschiedenis: Het ene moment een achtervolging door de piramides, het volgende op een cruise met Vinkingen. De wereld is vol avontuur!
Biografie, Drama, Geschiedenis: OSCAR WINNER: Best Picture Best Director Best Actor - F. Murray Abraham Best Screenplay (Adaptation) Best Art Direction Best Costume Design Best Makeup Best Sound 1984's Amadeus was not only a gripping human drama and sumptuous period epic that celebrated the music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, but it was also a box-office hit that managed to garner eight Academy Awards (out of an astounding 11 nominations). This marvelous film portrays the rivalry between the genius Mozart (Tom Hulce) and the jealous court composer (F.Murray Abraham in his Oscar-winning role) who may have ruined Mozart's career and shortened his life.
Actie, Avontuur, Biografie: Director David Lean follows the heroic true-life odyssey of T E Lawrence in this dramatic portrait of the famed British officer's journey to the Middle East. Assigned to Arabia during World War I, Lawrence courageously unites the warring Arab factions into a strong guerrilla front. He leads them into brilliant victories in treacherous desert battlefields where they eventually defeat the ruling Turkish Empire.
Actie, Avontuur, Biografie: Love made him a leader. Freedom gave him purpose. And courage made him a legend. But not without a price.
Biografie, Drama, Romantiek: A brilliant mathematician suffers from schizophrenic hallucinations. Will he crack up, or crack the code?
Biografie, Drama: RAGING BULL is director Martin Scorsese's lacerating film biography of middleweight boxing champion Jake La Motta, who was known during his brief reign as 'The Bronx Bull.' La Motta (played with extraordinary brilliance by Robert De Niro) had early lessons in life: to steal and to fight. His aggression in the ring was a means of combating deep-seated anxieties and emotional fears. This determination and rage turned him from a young hoodlum into a champion. But his drive for the title, his brutality outside of the ring and his almost-psychotic sexual jealousy will destroy his marriage to Vickie (Cathy Moriarty) and his deepest friendships. After Vickie leaves him, a final violent confrontation with his patient, supportive brother and manager, Joey (Joe Pesci) -and the loss of his title, La Motta begins a downward slide.
Biografie, Komedie, Misdaad: Verdien bakken met geld. Doe zo veel mogelijk drugs. Wat je ook doet, zorg dat je een pak met krijtstreep aanhebt.
Biografie, Misdaad, Drama: De politie heeft twee lichamen gevonden, maar zelfs drie onderzoeken leveren niets op. Wie gaat daar voor opdraaien?
Biografie, Drama, Geschiedenis: Het Duitse Rijk hangt aan een gerafeld draadje en in zijn Berlijnse bunker heeft Hitler zijn laatste stuiptrekkingen.
Biografie, Komedie, Drama: His talent is taking him into hostile territory. His driver could use some direction. How far can their differences go?
Biografie, Drama, Geschiedenis: Mirror is the celebrated Russian director Andrei Tarkovsky’s most autobiographical work in which he reflects upon his own childhood and the destiny of the Russian people. The film’s many layers intertwine real life and family relationships – Tarkovsky’s father, the poet Arseny Tarkovsky, reads his own poems on the soundtrack and Tarkovsky’s mother appears as herself – with memories of childhood, dreams and nightmares. From the opening sequence of a boy being cured of a stammer by hypnotism, to a scene in a printing works which encapsulates the Stalinist era, Mirror has an extraordinary resonance and repays countless viewings.
Biografie, Drama: Academy Awards went to Best Actress Anne Bancroft and Best Supporting Actress Patty Duke for their moving portrayals of Annie Sullivan and her remarkable blind and deaf pupil, Helen Keller.
Biografie, Drama, Geschiedenis: In America before the Civil War, a free man had nothing to fear. Unless he also happened to be black.
Biografie, Drama, Geschiedenis: Deze soldaat weigerde wapens te dragen. In de oorlog bewees hij dat je niet hoeft te vechten om een held te zijn.
Biografie, Drama: Academy Award Winner Daniel Day-Lewis gives an impassioned performance in this riveting drama that mirrors one man’s 15-year struggle and ultimate triumph over a terrible injustice. In the Name of the Father tells the true saga of Gerry Conlon. A petty thief in strife-torn ‘70s Belfast, Gerry’s main interests are getting drunk and partying, much to the dismay of his quiet, frail father Guiseppe (Pete Postlethwaite). When Gerry angers the IRA, his father sends him to England, where his antics land him in the wrong place at the wrong time. Innocent, but forced to confess to a savage terrorist bombing, he is sentenced to life imprisonment as one of the “Guildford Four”. An innocent Guiseppe is also arrested and jailed, and while behind bars, Gerry slowly learns that his father’s seeming weakness masks an unmatched inner strength and wisdom. Working with a fiercely dedicated lawyer played by Oscar Winner Emma Thompson, Gerry determines to prove his innocence, clear his father’s name and expose the truth behind one of the most shameful legal events in recent history.
Biografie, Misdaad, Drama: Een FBI-agent probeert een charmante oplichter te strikken maar hij ontkomt en maakt ook hier een spannend spel van.
Biografie, Drama, Geschiedenis: "The Washington Post" reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the details of the Watergate scandal that leads to President Richard Nixon's resignation.