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Hachi: A Dog's Tale0%Hachi: A Dog's Tale
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1:33:00

Storyline:Professor Parker Wilson (Richard Gere) runs a little dog between his legs on the way home. Parker does not manage to find out who the puppy belongs to, and the station manager Carl (Jason Alexander) does not want to give the cute fur ball asylum. So Parker takes the animal with him. When Parker's wife Cate (Joan Allen) sees the puppy, she makes it very clear that she does not want dogs in the house. Her husband promises to house him somewhere else the next day. But this plan will not work, because the little boulder is pretty affectionate ...

Prisoners0%Prisoners
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2:33:00

Storyline:Keller Dover (Hugh Jackman) is a biblical war veteran. The tough guy is stuck with both legs in life. However, Dover's world gets out of hand when his six-year-old daughter Anna (Erin Gerasimovich) and her friend Joy are kidnapped on Thanksgiving. It begins a feverish search, led by the young and ambitious policeman Loki (Jake Gyllenhaal), whose primary goal, however, is to finally escape the small town after the successful conclusion of the investigation and be transferred to a city. But all traces of the kidnapping case are lost. The only suspect, the mentally retarded Alex Jones (Paul Dano), Loki must run again for lack of evidence. Father Dover then makes a momentous decision: He wants to find out the truth on his own and goes on a fateful and merciless way of self-justice, maybe to find the two little girls yet.

Before Sunrise0%Before Sunrise
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1:41:00

Storyline:Sometimes you meet the most interesting people on a train ride. The same goes for the American Jesse (Etha Hawke) and the Frenchwoman Celine (Julie Delpy), who are getting closer on the train from Budapest to Paris. Since both have the feeling that they are talking to a kindred spirit, they spontaneously use the stop at the Vienna Central Station to leave the train. So they want to get to know each other better. The two spend a quiet day in the Austrian capital with a long walk through the neighborhoods of Vienna, where they talk about a variety of topics. Between uncertainty and mock cynicism develops a delicate relationship that is still on a fragile foundation - the two have finally known each other only recently. But they do not have a lot of time ...

Rush0%Rush
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2:03:00

Storyline:The real story about the rivalry between two Formula 1 racers, the Austrian Niki Lauda (Daniel Bruehl) and the Englishman James Hunt (Chris Hemsworth). In 1976, Lauda's Ferrari skids in the second round of the German Grand Prix at the Nürburgring and he almost burns himself in the crash - while Hunt wins the race. Six weeks later, Lauda is back at the wheel and starts a furious recovery in the fight for the overall victory. The stunning duel is also the battle of two opposing philosophies in racing: on the one hand the English playboy and heartthrob Hunt, who is married to the well-known model Suzy Miller (Olivia Wilde), on the other hand, the ambitious and disciplined showcase athlete Lauda , He beats Hunt at the Italian Grand Prix and then in Canada and the USA, but that's not the way the memorable racing season has gone ...

Million Dollar Baby0%Million Dollar Baby
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2:12:00

Storyline:Frankie Dunn (Clint Eastwood) has trained many incredible fighters in the ring all his life. The most important rule he teaches his boxers is the one that determines his own life: Above all else, protect yourself! In the wake of a painful alienation from his daughter, Frankie has left no one behind. His only friend is Scrap (Morgan Freeman), a former boxer who takes care of the studio and knows that there is a warm-hearted guy under Frankie's rough shell. Then one day, the poor-born waitress Maggie Fitzgerald (Hilary Swank) appears in hit pit and wants boxing ...

12 Years a Slave0%12 Years a Slave
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2:14:00

Storyline:Saratoga, New York, mid-19th century: The free African-American Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor) lives a simple but happy life. He earns his money as a violinist. Two strangers engage the musician for an evening performance and then invite him for a drink. When Solomon awakens the next morning, he is in chains and is soon put on a slave ship in the direction of Louisiana - any resistance is useless. He is sold and has to work under inhumane conditions as a slave for several "masters" - especially the cruel plantation owner Edwin Epps (Michael Fassbender) makes his life hell. In the course of his sheer endless imprisonment, Solomon becomes more and more aware that if he ever wants to see his family again, he has to resort to extraordinary means. When, in the twelfth year of his martyrdom, he finally encounters the slavery opponent Bass (Brad Pitt), his life takes another dramatic turn ...

Salinui chueok0%Salinui chueok
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2:11:00

Storyline:From 1986 to 1991, the city of Hwaseong in rural South Korea was the backdrop to a series of murders in which ten young women were brutally raped and then strangled. To date, the killer could not be caught and, according to Korean law, expired in the murder after fifteen years, faces his legal inviolability. Out of the events Bong John-ho, who already gained international recognition with his 2000-director debut "Barking Dogs Never Bite", created his elusive genre mix "Memories Of Murder".

Hotel Rwanda0%Hotel Rwanda
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2:01:00

Storyline:Paul Rusesabagina (Don Cheadle) manages an expensive hotel in Kigali and experiences the race riots of Rwanda as part of everyday life. For him, however, the breed is not a category of thought - he is Hutu and happily married to Tatiana (Sophie Okonedo), a Tutsi. When the Rwandan president is allegedly assassinated by Tutsi rebels after signing a peace treaty with the Tutsi, the situation in the country escalates. Hutu militias roam the streets, indiscriminately murdering people they consider Tutsi. In order to bring his own family to safety, Paul takes her and several Tutsi neighbors to the hotel, which is secured by Blauhelmen. There he learns from the Canadian Colonel Oliver (Nick Nolte) that international troops are already on their way to Rwanda. Reluctantly, Paul grants shelter to other refugees in the hotel. But then follows the great disillusionment: The UN troops are only to bring the tourists safely out of the country, while the protection of the civilian population, no soldiers are provided.

Network0%Network
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2:01:00

Storyline:For many years, Howard Beale (Peter Finch) was a news anchor on a major American television station. Then he is terminated. Right after this bad news, Beale announces in front of the camera that he will commit suicide on his next show, which will be his last. The announcement generated enormous interest and when it is time and the last mission Beales is running, this does not commit suicide, but he complains about his superiors and the situation of the medium or the world. The reactions to the Ausraster are overwhelming, as noted also the new program director Diana Christensen (Faye Dunaway), which is committed to the fact that Beale receives a new transmission format, in which he can let his emotions and thoughts run wild. Beale finds with his tirades more and more audience and followers - he starts to stir up the audience ...

Stalker0%Stalker
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2:42:00

Storyline:The action takes place in an unspecified city on the edge of the "zone". This "zone", a military cordoned off area, is the scene of strange things. Nobody knows the exact reason. Are extraterrestrials responsible or a meteorite impact? The job of the "stalker" (Aleksandr Kaidanovsky) is to illegally pass people through the blocking belt - in this he is a professional. His latest assignment: The Escort of the "Professor" and the "Writer", both of whom have their own special reasons for breaking into no man's land ...

The Truman Show0%The Truman Show
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1:43:00

Storyline:Truman Burbank (Jim Carrey) is the star of a television series all his life - but he knows nothing about it. His entire environment - his town, his family, his wife (Laura Linney) - were created just for him. Truman is shown live on television every minute of his life. But there is a problem for the acclaimed producer of the series, Christof (Ed Harris): For some time Truman has had an increased urge to break out of his small civil life and to get to know the big wide world. Christof tries by all means to keep his star in his little world, which incidentally is financed mainly by product placement. But Truman's thoughts are all too often about a mysterious girl (Natascha McElhone) whom he met years ago and for whom he still has feelings. In search of her, Truman becomes more and more suspicious of his environment - until Christof's whole construct threatens to collapse. But he is not beaten yet.

Stand by Me0%Stand by Me
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1:29:00

Storyline:Gordie (Wil Wheaton), Chris (River Phoenix), Teddy (Corey Feldman) and Vern (Jerry O'Connell) are four friends. One day they decide to look for their missing classmate Ray Brower. The somewhat foolish and plump Vern has accidentally picked up a conversation between his brother (Casey Siemaszko) and a friendly member of a local gang, talking about the whereabouts of the boy, who was mortally wounded by a train picking berries. Equipped with just a few cents, Gordie, the eccentric Teddy, the criminal-born Chris, and the fearful Vern set out to find the body. During their arduous journey, which always leads two days along the train tracks, the boys stumble from one adventure to the next. Their friendship is increasingly being put to the test ....

The Grand Budapest Hotel0%The Grand Budapest Hotel
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1:39:00

Storyline:Gustave H. (Ralph Fiennes) is the legendary concierge of the Grand Budapest Hotel in the alpine state of Zubrowka. In the 1930s, he builds a close friendship with the young hotel employee Zéro Moustafa (Tony Revolori), who becomes his closest confidant and protégé. When Gustave's lover, the rich 84-year-old Madame D. (Tilda Swinton), dies one day and leaves him a valuable Renaissance painting, the Concierge is subject to murder. After all, he does not know how to help himself any longer and flees together with the picture. Now he is followed not only by the men of policeman Henckels (Edward Norton), but also the relatives of the dead, especially the deceitful Dmitri (Adrien Brody) with his sinister stooge Jopling (Willem Dafoe), to whom every means is right to their destination to reach...

Platoon0%Platoon
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2:00:00

Storyline:Vietnam, 1967. Student Chris Taylor (Charlie Sheen) is full of idealism as a volunteer in the jungle war. He meets there u.a. Sergeant O'Neill (John McGinley), a disgusting asshole, Lieutenant Wolfe (Mark Moses) and King (Keith David), who keeps counting the days until he gets home. In the green hell, Chris quickly comes to a bitter realization: The war does not create heroes, but makes humans raw beasts. Chris' dreams finally burst when he realizes that the fight is also raging in his own ranks - between the brutal sergeant Barnes (Tom Berenger) and Sergeant Elias (Willem Dafoe), who despite the nerve-wracking fights has preserved his humanity, reigns brighter Hate. This eventually leads to Barnes killing Elias. Chris thinks about revenge ...

In the Name of the Father0%In the Name of the Father
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2:13:00

Storyline:The Irishman Gerry Conlon was falsely sentenced to life imprisonment in the 1970s. Jim Sheridan created a prison drama out of it. Gerry Conlon (Daniel Day-Lewis) is rebellious. His father Giuseppe (Pete Postlethwaite) sends him to London after Gerry is on the IRA shooting list. There he becomes a member of a hippie community. Because Gerry is in the wrong place at the wrong time, he and his father and three friends are blamed for an IRA bomb attack. Gerry and his buddies are forced as alleged chief offenders to sign a ready-made confession. The court quickly handles the convictions to calm the furious British people with scapegoats ...

Into the Wild0%Into the Wild
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2:28:00

Storyline:In the summer of 1990, Christopher McCandless (Emile Hirsch) graduated with top marks. His future career looks dazzling. But the young man is not interested in such superficialities. He is driven by idealistic values ​​that his well-off parents (William Hurt and Marcia Gay Harden) can not satisfy. For Chris, it's clear he does not want to be part of his hypocritical environment. After donating all his savings to charity, in the summer of 1990 he embarks on a journey through the United States, a quest for himself. The journey leads him via California, the Grand Canyon, Mexico, and Washington State to Alaska, where he works in the inhospitable wasteland only wants to survive nourished by nature. On the way he meets an aging hippie couple (Catherine Keener, Brian Dierker), an over-enthusiastic, FBI-looking farm foreman (Vince Vaughn), a precocious dropout nymph (Kristen Stewart) and a lonely widower (Hal Halbrook). All these people characterize Chris, but he can not be dissuaded from his goal ... Sean Penn's drama is based on a true story.

Jurassic Park0%Jurassic Park
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2:07:00

Storyline:The millionaire entrepreneur John Hammond (Richard Attenborough) built on a South American island, a costly amusement park, for the commissioning of which he needs the blessing of paleontologists. So he leaves the dinosaurs enthusiastic researcher couple Dr. med. Grant (Sam Neill) and dr. Sattler (Laura Dern) together with the idiosyncratic mathematician dr. Malcolm (Jeff Goldblum) fly to the island and proudly show off their extraordinary attraction: a park full of dinosaurs, brought to life using primeval DNA and state-of-the-art technology. The scientists are initially enthusiastic, but Dr. Malcolm also shows skepticism. And he should be right: At the first dress rehearsal of the seemingly perfect sensation something goes wrong, because Dinos and humans do not act the way Hammond imagined ...

Relatos salvajes0%Relatos salvajes
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2:02:00

Storyline:"Wild Tales" is an episodic film consisting of six stories that, although not related in content, are thematically but nevertheless linked. In "Pasternak" the travelers discover in a plane that all know the same failed musicians. In the second episode "The Rats", a waitress (Julieta Zylberberg) has to deal with a man from her past (Cesar Bordon), who drove her parents into ruin. In "Road to Hell", an aggressive battle in the middle of nowhere causes bloodshed. In "Bombita", the eponymous hero (Ricardo Darin) uses unorthodox means to defend himself against tow trucks and speeding tickets. The penultimate episode "The Bill" deals with the dirty details of a driver's escape. And in "Till death do us part", a newlywed bride (Érica Rivas) finds out that her husband (Diego Gentile) has cheated on her. Their indignation about it brings many a wedding guest to the hospital ...

How to Train Your Dragon0%How to Train Your Dragon
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1:38:00

Storyline:On the small island of Berk, high up in the north, there is no shortage of shots: The most powerful Vikings must protect their island from wild dragons that make their lives hell. Even the slender teenager Hicks (Daniel Ax), nickname "the big one", is on fire for the dragon hunt - only unfortunately he has two left hands in dealing with weapons. Since his father is none other than Haudrauf "the Stoic" (Dominic Raacke), chief of the Viking tribe and a famous dragon hunter, Hicks is now learning at the Dragon School also the harsh martial arts of the Vikings. But before Hicks - who incidentally is a smart and enthusiastic inventor - can start the dreaded lesson, his village is attacked by a wild dragon armada. This is Hicks' great opportunity to defeat a dragon once and save his father's honor! With great courage and brains, he manages to shoot down a "Nightshade", one of the most dangerous dragon species. As Hicks finally faces his prey, he barely dares his eyes: sadly, the dragon looks at him with wide eyes. Instead of telling his father about his remarkable catch, Hicks befriends the Nightshade. It's the beginning of a friendship that turns Hicks's world on its head: A Viking who has a friend to a friend? This goes against all the rules of the Viking tradition! His father will never accept that ...

Gone Girl0%Gone Girl
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2:29:00

Storyline:A warm summer morning in Missouri: Nick (Ben Affleck) and Amy Dunne (Rosamund Pike) actually wanted to celebrate their fifth wedding anniversary today, but the woman suddenly disappeared. When she does not show up, Nick's sights are on investigating policemen Rhonda Boney (Kim Dickens) and Jim Gilpin (Patrick Fugit). The former journalist, who now only teaches a bit and runs a bar with his sister Margo (Carrie Coon), insists on his innocence, but is increasingly entangled in a web of lies and betrayals. Gradually, evidence suggests that Amy was afraid of her husband. But the vest of the disappeared is not as pure as assumed. By finding her journal, dark things come to light that no one would ever have expected from the supposedly perfect woman. Whether Amy is still alive remains unclear ...

Kill Bill: Vol. 10%Kill Bill: Vol. 1
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1:51:00

Storyline:It was about to be a new life, but it ended with death: The killers O-Ren Ishi (Lucy Liu), Vernita Green (Vivica A. Fox), Budd (Michael Madsen) and Elle Driver (Daryl Hannah) have the wedding of her ex-colleague - in the movie just called "the bride" (Uma Thurman) - turned into a massacre. Expected to live up to expectations, however, the outraged woman survives and wants nothing more than revenge. Revenge on the death squad that was supposed to liquidate them. And especially: revenge on gangster boss Bill (David Carradine), who had given the order. The path leads the bride to far-off Okinawa, where she is made by the legendary weaponsmith Hattori Hanzo, a heavyweight that will become her most important companion ...

Shutter Island0%Shutter Island
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2:18:00

Storyline:US Marshal Teddy Daniels (Leonardo DiCaprio) has a new partner, Chuck Aule (Mark Ruffalo). The two investigators travel to Shutter Island, a remote island off the US East Coast, where violent criminals are stationed. One patient (Emily Mortimer) has disappeared and her whereabouts are to be clarified. But when the federal officials reach the asylum, they find a wall of silence. The medical director Cawley (Ben Kingsley) denies the cops access to the file and his staff members are reluctant to respond. Daniels and Aule quickly find out that the escaped patient had help in their escape. Something is not right on the island, the marshal is sure. He suspects that the Ashecliffe Hospital is conducting secret experiments on living patients. Furthermore, he is still bothered by the death of his beloved wife Dolores (Michelle Williams), who suffocated in her apartment in a fire ...

The Big Lebowski0%The Big Lebowski
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1:57:00

Storyline:Jeffrey Lebowski aka "The Dude" (Jeff Bridges) is an eternal hippie whose sole occupation is bowling - a hobby he pursues along with his mates Walter (John Goodman) and Donny (Steve Buscemi). One day, when he becomes acquainted with a few filthy criminals through a mix-up with a multimillionaire of the same name, the "dude" becomes angry. Finally, among other things urinating on his favorite carpet. So he asks the multimillionaire for the injustice done to him a replacement, but here he bites on granite. Instead, he is torn into an absurd adventure when the wife of the wealthy namesake is abducted. The "dude" is to take care of the handover of the ransom, because they are probably the same types who had confused him with the multimillionaire.

Idi i smotri0%Idi i smotri
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2:22:00

Storyline:In 1943, the Belarusian Soviet Republic had to defend itself against the onslaught of the German army. The young Florian (Alexei Kravchenko), whom everyone calls only Fljora, reports against the wishes of his mother to the partisans, in order to support them in the defense of the Germans. In the beginning a big adventure, the situation gets more and more serious and first bloody losses make Fljora doubt his commitment. When he returns to his village, he realizes that it has been affected by the Nazis in a retaliatory action. Among the victims are Fljora's mother and sister. Desperately, he tries to get food for the survivors. But in other villages too, inhumane things happen that he has to experience first-hand.