Titles You Haven't Rated (95)
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In Depression-era London, a now-grown Jane and Michael Banks, along with Michael's three children, are visited by the enigmatic Mary Poppins following a personal loss. Through her unique magical skills, and with the aid of her friend Jack, she helps the family rediscover the joy and wonder missing in their lives.
Eugene Devlin, a once famous, now reclusive poet, searches through his past, looking for redemption and peace. (imdb)
The Secret of Crickley Hall (2012) - TV Mini-Series
A year after their son goes missing, a family moves to Crickley Hall. When supernatural events begin to take place, Eve feels the house is somehow connected to her lost son.
Named after the Leonard Cohen song, and using its lyrics as an effective, atmosphere-inducing opening and closing voice over, A Thousand Kisses Deep is the story of Mia, a woman whose attraction to destructive, selfish jazz trumpeter Ludwig spins a story of love and abandonment, decadence and - of all things - time travel. (raindance.org)
The bubonic plague is sweeping over England and a young monk is given the task of leading a knight and his men to a village not touched by the scourge in an effort to find and hunt down a necromancer.
Doctor Who: Dreamland (2009) - TV Mini-Series
doctor who goes to area 51 where he tries to thwart and alien invasion, along the way he gains two new companions.
Wallander (2008) - TV Series
A TV program centered on a soul-searching Swedish cop.
Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire (2006) - TV Mini-Series
A doc-drama covering the rise and the fall of the Roman world including the founding by Julius Caesar and the building of Rome by Nero.
Sweeney Todd (2006) - TV Movie
A BBC adaptation of the classic tale of the 18th century demon barber of Fleet Street, London, who cuts the throats of his unsuspecting clients in his shop. (imdb)
Hogfather (2006) - TV Movie
It's Hogswatch (equivalent to Christmas) on the Discworld and the Hogfather has gone missing, requiring Death to take his place while his granddaughter Susan attempts to find out what has happened. (imdb)
The notorious fictional town of Royston Vasey is under threat and its inhabitants are forced to leave. (imdb)
The dull lives of two elderly sisters on the coast of Cornwall are interrupted by a shipwrecked Polish sailor who rekindles old sibling rivalries, jealousies and unfulfilled dreams. (Roadside Attractions)
Written and directed by Jeff Burr, this macabre World War II drama chronicles the surreal journey of two disparate Allied soldiers. On their way to being court marshaled, Americans Losey (Ryan Francis) and Deming (Scott MacDonald) survive a land-mine explosion and flee into the wasteland of war-ravaged Europe. When they encounter a collection of combat-trained, disabled orphans, the fugitives and the youngsters become reluctant comrades.
Helen lives in London with her father and kids. Her husband John is an aid-worker in Eastern Europe. After many months, Helen wants him to come home. One morning, she is killed in a car accident, and remains caught in limbo. Miles away, John is unaware that his wife has died (as is Helen). Grandpa and the kids must come to terms with Helen's death; John must travels across a war-torn land as he tries to get home; and Helen must face her own existence as it comes back to haunt her. (imdb)
Young Polly's happy life with her grandfather is dramatically changed with the death of her favorite horse and the magical birth of a baby unicorn on their farm. When the village discovers her secret, some of its more slippery characters scheme to steal the mystical creature.
What if a computer disc held a code so powerful that it could change the world forever? While translating the Dead Sea Scrolls, a professor discovers a hidden formula that not only unlocks all known computer encryption, but also scientifically proves the existence of God! Religions, governments and mankind itself could rise and fall based on this information. (imdb)
The Omen Legacy (2001) - TV Movie
The true stories that spawned the eerie tale of Damien, a small boy with an angelic face, whose very name still conjures up thoughts of Satan. This documentary shares spine-tingling information about the the all-too-memorable flick that has terrorized film audiences since 1976.
Horatio Hornblower: The Mutiny (2001) - TV Movie
Hornblower and his comrades come under the command of a revered but obviously mentally unstable captain and eventually must mutiny. (imdb)
19 year old babysitter Julie is accused of murder when the bed of the sheltered baby inflames. Is seems as if Julie possesses rare telepathic skills, that she cannot control. Her young lawyer fights for her in court and against the public opinion in Italy, who take her for a witch. (imdb)
Horatio Hornblower: Retribution (2001) - TV Movie
With Sawyer dead, Buckland takes control of the ship, but he is not up for the task, and decides to sail to Jamaica, despite the failure of the mission to capture the Spanish fort on Samana Bay. Hornblower suggests another plan of attack which goes well. However, Hornblower will have to come to Buckland's rescue once more before they reach Jamaica. (itv DVD)
Burton's Planet of the Apes begins with the famed original's premise - a pilot finds himself in a world turned upside down after landing on a strange planet - with the celebrated filmmaker's unique personal vision and style breaking new ground in story, design, makeup, and visual effects. (20th Century Fox)
Winnie the Pooh: A Valentine for You (1999) - TV Movie
Join Pooh and his pals as they set off on an exciting adventure to find the Smitten (love bug) they think has bitten Christopher Robin. (Amazon)
In the mid-27th century, the Terran Confederation is at war with the felinoid Kilrathi Empire. After destroying a Terran base, the Kilrathi have seized a NAVCOM unit with the hyperspace jump coordinates to Earth. With Terran reinforcements scheduled to arrive two hours after the Kilrathi hit Earth, it falls upon the starfighter carrier TCS Tiger Claw to keep the Kilrathi busy. (imdb)
Houdini (1998) - TV Movie
The life and times of escape artist/magician Harry Houdini. (imdb)
Ethel and Tommy Barrick are away attending a boarding school and they miss their distant father. As summer arrives they are unhappily sent away to live with their father's new fiancee in Ireland. They soon discover that their future stepmother and her creepy butler are planning evil schemes with mysterious evil powers that they possess. With the help of a sympathetic housekeeper the children fight off the evil pair and try to regain a family that they never had.
Beginning with genuine footage of the departure of the Titanic, this film tells the events of that night from the perspective of fictional survivor Rose. As an old lady of 100 she recounts her story of duty, love and disaster to a salvage crew searching for a lost gem.
Sought by police and criminals, a small-time huckster makes a deal with a TV newsman for protection. (imdb)
Beastmaster: The Eye of Braxus (1996) - TV Movie
Before he died, Dar's father gave a mysterious amulet to Tal, Dar's younger brother who is now king. Dar chances to rescue a family who seek the help of King Tal against Lord Agon, a sorcerer who has conquered their land. Dar obtains an audience for them with Tal, who rallies his troops to march against Agon in the morning. Alas, the young king is captured by Agon's crimson warriors during the night. Will Dar fall into Lord Agon's clutches when he comes to free his brother? (imdb)
Successful playwright Felix Webb has a new play, 'The Hit Man', in rehearsal. Directed by his old friend Humphrey, it is already being hailed as a masterpiece; but Felix can't enjoy his success. He has fallen passionately in love with Hilary, a beautiful, fiesty young actress, and is preparing to desert his perfect family, his wife Elena and three lively children. His intolerable situation is further complicated when Humphrey casts Hilary as one of the leads in 'The Hit Man'. (imdb)
Rasputin (1996) - TV Movie
HBO biopic about the infamous "mad monk" Rasputin from the court of Tsar Nicholas in Russia.
Arcie is an old man trying to go out of this world with an amazing concept. he hires 7 servants to plug all his body openings and remain plugged up for 10 days... (imdb)
A reality cop show films a police raid on a drug ring that goes awry and results in the massacre of 11 policemen. All of this gets taped by the cameraman who tries to sell the tape to the gangsters and gets killed for his efforts. Meanwhile the film commentator gets pursued by the cops, the gangsters, and some crooked FBI agents. All are after the film which he doesn't have. (imdb)
Poor Gregory! After being released from the Wishing Well Sanatorium, all he wants to do is make the children happy... (imdb)
Edward is busy trying to unlock the secrets of reading and recording people's thoughts. He is very involved with his work leaving little room for girlfriend Britt. Longstreet comes along and offers Edward a place to do his research and have unlimited funding. (imdb)
An insurance investigator begins discovering that the impact a horror writer's books have on his fans, is more than inspirational. (imdb)
This is the story of Jennifer Reed who was forced into killing her husband in self defence. As of late, she has been plagued with nightmares of her recently deceased hubby returning from the dead to kill her. Her house is soon full of people like her husband's brother Bill and his wife Sharon who are eager to cash in on the inheritance. There is also a suspicious housekeeper and a unstable looking psychiatrist. (imdb)
This action-comedy takes place on a world where the 15th Century finds Europe still caught in the grip of the Dark Ages. A young boy named Tee is sold into slavery, and bought by the beggar Raydoor, who takes him on as an apprentice. When Raydoor realizes that Tee is the subject of a prophecy, he reveals himself as one of the Delta Knights... (imdb)
H.P. Lovecraft, the well-known horror writer, is looking in the late thirties after the book 'Necronomicon'. He finds it guarded by monks in an old library. He then copies some stories from it, which unfold for our eyes- and his... (imdb)
Body Bags (1993) - TV Movie
Three short stories in the horror genre The first about a serial killer The second about a hair transplant going wrong The third about a base ball player (imdb)
Come to the Village of the Dogs, it's easy to find. Just follow the avenue of crutches and the prosthetic legs hanging from the trees. It's where the Virgin Mary keeps appearing in the sky. And the local Marquis' hobby is burying people alive, sometimes rescued by Ellic. Sometimes not! (imdb)
Two rivaling professors, a journalist, a young wealthy woman and a teenage boy travel through Africa in search of "The Lost World": a place where dinosaurs still roam. (imdb)
While experimenting with a new flight maneuver, Colonel Alex Long and Phil encounter a mysterious light over a mountain range. Phil becomes transfixed, flies into the light and disappears. Alex barely manages to come back and is in shock. The remains of Philip's plane are found later. As inquiries are made, Alex suggests that a UFO could have caused the light. (imdb)
The story centers around two computer programmers. One is the motormouth Driver (David Warner), and the other is the mostly depressed and passive Passenger (Steve Antin). The Passenger lost his girl (Dedee Pfeiffer) recently, so that's part of the reason he's so darn quiet. The Passenger and the Driver have to carpool together in L.A. not out of love for each other, but out of necessity. (fistjedi)
Cast a Deadly Spell (1991) - TV Movie
It's the 1940's, and everyone uses magic--except Detective H.P. Lovecraft. A wealthy and secretive man hires him to find his stolen Necronomicon, but Lovecraft suspects the world might be better off if he doesn't hand it over. This bizarre comedy contains zombies, werewolves, hexes, and all the typical elements of hard-boiled detective fiction.
The turtles find out where the Ooze, the substance which made them mutate, came from. Unfortunately Shredder learns about it too... (imdb)
A terrorist (Warner) and an FBI agent (Knox) fight out a personal feud with one another. (imdb)
A scheming woman seeks to kill her husband to collect the insurance money, and is willing to seduce anyone she can to do it - including her husband's brother. (imdb)
A woman tormented by ghostly apparitions and a professor of psychic phenomena investigate other-worldly disturbances and unlock the secret of a malevolent force reaching out for vengeance from beyond the grave. (imdb)
Capt. Kirk and his crew must deal with Mr. Spock's half brother who hijacks the Enterprise for an obsessive search for God (imdb)
A wax museum owner uses his horror exhibits to unleash evil on the world. (imdb)
An office employee takes three of his coworkers hostage during an overtime weekend shift but doesn't demand anything.
Mr. North, a stranger to a small, but wealthy, Rhode Island town, quickly has rumors started about him that he has the power to heal people's ailments. The rumors are magnified by his tendency to collect negative charges and give shocks to anyone he touches. In his adventures he befriends an old man who is a shut-in and helps him rediscover the world. (imdb)
After being seduced by an attractive older woman, Jeremy Capello finds himself transformed into a vampire. Though resistant at first, he finds the way of life appealing. At least, until a vampire hunter shows up in town.
In this 'sequel' anthology, the film offers a TRANCERS sequel written by original creators Danny Bilson and Paul DeMeo, a new Lovecraft adaptation THE EVIL CLERGYMAN, featuring Jeffrey Combs and Barbara Crampton, and finally a sequel to THE DUNGEONMASTER. (imdb)
In this musical telling of the classic Grimm Fairy Tale Hansel & Gretel get lost in the woods and come across a Ginger Bread House and it's occupant Griselda who they find out is really a witch that wishes to turn them into Gingerbread
Desperado (1987) - TV Movie
Desperado was the first of several made-for-TV movies revolving around the exploits of itinerant cowboy Duell McCall (Alex McArthur). This time around, McCall finds himself in the middle of a deadly feud in a small mining town. As the only honest man in the territory (comparatively speaking), our hero is ripe for a double-cross. Framed for the murder of Sheriff Whaley (Robert Vaughn), McCall is forced to wander the wild frontier in search of the one man who can clear him. (allmovie.com)
Hitler's S.S.: Portrait in Evil (1985) - TV Movie
The story of Helmut and Karl Hoffmann. Both come of age at the start of Hitler's power in Germany. Helmut joins the SS and eventually becomes a successful flag rank officer. Karl joins the SA and experiences the darker side of Nazism after the SA is disbanded and Karl is thrown into prison and later conscripted into the German army. Brother is pitted against brother until their relationship, and the Third Reich, stands in ruins. (imdb)
A Christmas Carol (1984) - TV Movie
Made for television version of the Charles Dickens classic of the same name. An old man who hates Christmas is taught the true meaning and spirit of Christmas by ghosts who show him his own past and present. He is also shown what the future holds for him if he doesn't change his behavior. (imdb)
A teenage girl in a country manor falls asleep while reading a magazine and she has a disturbing dream involving wolves which appears to take place in the woods visible from her bedroom window.
Frankenstein (1984) - TV Movie
A scientist who is obsessed with creating life finally does it, with tragic results. (imdb)
Steve Martin comedy about brain transplantation (imdb)
A hacker is literally abducted into the world of a computer and forced to participate in gladiatorial games where his only chance of escape is with the help of a heroic security program. (imdb)
Marco Polo (1982) - TV Mini-Series
The life and experiences of the 13th-century explorer, who sought to connect the civilizations of China and Europe through trade. (imdb)
Masada (1981) - TV Mini-Series
Flavius Silva, commander in Roman Palestine, wants to reach a reasonable compromise with the Jewish Zealots and withdraw his legion. Events and personalities in Rome, however, lead to his besieging the fortress of Masada. There the engineering genius of the Romans must fight both the harsh climate and landscape, and the passion and ingenuity of Eleazar Ben Yair and his people. (imdb)
A young boy accidently joins a band of dwarves as they jump from time-period to time-period looking for treasure to steal. (imdb)
A film is being made of a story, set in 19th century England, about Charles, a biologist who's engaged to be married... (imdb)
David Warner leads a band of modern day pirates who raid yachts and sail boats of people on vacation out in the Caribbean. Michael Caine is a reporter who goes out there with his son to investagate the mystery of the disappearing boats. (imdb)
H.G. Wells pursues Jack the Ripper to the 20th Century when the serial murderer uses the future writer's time machine to escape his time period. (imdb)
Warner is an oddball who comes to Arizona to kill vampire bats in their caves. Well... it's a living. (Leonard Maltin's Movie & Video Guide)
This film is the last of the 'Airport' genre which stars George Kennedy again in his aviation-disaster struck role as Joe Patroni who has to contend with nuclear missiles, the French Air Force and the threat of the plane splitting in two over the Alps!... (imdb)
S.O.S. Titanic (1979) - TV Movie
The Titanic disaster is depicted, primarily as seen through the eyes of one couple in each of the three classes on board. (imdb)
The year is 1914 and Richard Hannay, Mining Engineer who is visiting Britain for a short time before returning to South Africa, is shocked when one of his neighbours, Colonel Scudder, bursts into his rooms one night and tells him a story that Prussian 'sleeper' agents are planning to pre-start World War I by murdering a visiting foreign minister... (imdb)
Financial wizard "Doc" Fletcher (Michael Caine) is sent by crime boss Joe Fiore (Martin Balsam) to buy a bank in Switzerland in order to more easily launder their profits. When he arrives, Fletcher finds that the bank, acquired by his associate Prince di Siracusa (Louis Jourdan), consists of some shabby offices above a restaurant. (imdb)
Thriller about a contract killer whose wife has disappeared. When he is hired by an international organization to carry out a "shy" or hit, he suspects they are connected with her disappearance. (imdb)
The film opens with a squad of seasoned German soldiers, led by a disillusioned but skilled sergeant... (imdb)
The Blue Hotel (1977) - TV Movie
Strangers stranded in a hotel by a blizzard pass the time by playing cards (High Five/Cinch/Double Pedro). Tensions rise when one of them accuses another of cheating.
Clive Langham (Sir John Gielgud) spends one tormenting night in his bed suffering from health problems and thinking up a story based on his relatives. He is a bitter man and he shows, through flashbacks, how spiteful, conniving and treacherous his family is. But is this how they really are or is it his own vindictive slant on things? (imdb)
Henry Buchanan, an English schoolmaster, comes to teach in a small Canadian town. His outspoken views on the evil of the approaching World War II causes a ripple in the small town, and when it is discovered that he was a conscientious objector in World War I, the citizens of the town are outraged. But it's his friendships with both the enigmatic rich recluse Mrs Boswell and Clarissa, the daughter of the town's most prominent citizen, that will get Henry into the most trouble of all.
An American ambassador learns to his horror that his son is actually the literal Antichrist. (imdb)
A musical version of Dickens' "The Old Curiosity Shop".
A mesmerising and furious performance from John Hurt is at the heart of this chillingly dark comedy about delusional revolutionary Malcolm Scrawdyke. Financed by George Harrison, and based on the celebrated 1966 stage play by David Halliwell, the movie was filmed in 1974 on location in bleak, wintry Oldham. (BFI)
Anthology film from Amicus adapted from four short stories by R. Chetwynd-Hayes strung together about an antique dealer (Peter Cushing) who owns a shop called Temptations Ltd. and the fate that befalls his customers who try to cheat him. Stories include "The Gate Crasher" with David Warner who frees an evil enity from an antique mirror, "An Act of Kindness" featuring Donald Pleasence, "The Elemental", and "The Door". (imdb)
Nora Helmer has years earlier committed a forgery in order to save the life of her authoritarian husband Torvald. Now she is being blackmailed lives in fear of her husband's finding out and of the shame such a revelation would bring to his career. But when the truth comes out, Nora is shocked to learn where she really stands in her husband's esteem. (imdb)
A young American and his English wife come to rural England and face increasingly vicious local harassment (imdb)
Double-crossed and left without water in the desert, Cable Hogue is saved when he finds a spring. It is in just the right spot for a much needed rest stop on the local stagecoach line, and Hogue uses this to his advantage (imdb)
The deputy manager of a London bank has worked out a way to rob the branch of £200,000. When he becomes involved with the attractive Lady Dorset he decides to go ahead with his plan. He needs her help and that of her philandering spendthrift husband. It all comes down to a matter of trust. (imdb)
It's medieval times. Kohlhaas merchants with horses. When going to the local fair to sell his horses, is forced by a noble to leave him part of the merchandise as payment for traveling through his land, promising to give it back when the fair is over. When he returns, the horses are almost dead, and the man refuse to respond, so Kohlhass begins to fight unsuccesfuly against the injustice. (imdb)
A national service NCO (David Warner) who comes face to face with an embittered Irish Gunner (Nicol Williamson) who is determined to humiliate him. (imdb)
Film adaptation of Anton Chekhov's story of life in rural Russia during the latter part of the 19th century.
Set in a futuristic world where man and machines compete, this comical fantasy centers upon a rather eccentric man who prefers raising his special giant, euphoria-producing mushrooms to working and spending time with his fiancee. He means well, for he believes that his funny fungus will help combat the increasing dehumanization of society. However, unable to withstand his bride's pressure, he finally takes a real job in a power plant. (allrovi.com)
British director Peter Hall's 1968 filmization of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, starring the Royal Shakespeare Company, is faithful to the text and to the main plot, which involves the "bewitching" of several groups of mortals by a covey of mischievous invisible fairies. So why did critics complain? Hall's handling of Shakespeare's prose and iambic pentameter didn't bother the purists as much as the director's visual choices. (allrovi.com)
In Czarist Russia, unjustly jailed Jewish handyman tries to get out. (IMDB)
A British agent sets out to uncover the hidden facts behind a British government employee's suicide. (imdb)
Morgan is obsessed with Karl Marx and gorillas. He is also obsessed with stopping his ex-wife from marrying a more normal art dealer who is not obsessed with Karl Marx and gorillas. (imdb)