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Thugs of Hindostan0%Thugs of Hindostan
5Our
rating
2:44:00

Storyline:In 1795 there is a bitter fight on the high seas. British forces and Indian bandits, so-called thugs, are fighting for supremacy on the Indian Ocean and existing trade routes. The Thugs are no easy pirates, they see themselves rather as selfless independence fighters. On the British commander John Clive (Lloyd Owen), the Thugs are particularly anxious, since he first ingratiated himself as a negotiator with the Rajahs from India but then occupied their kingdoms. For example, Princess Zafira (Fatima Sana Shaikh) watched as a little girl as her family was killed by John Clive. Especially dangerous for the British is the leader of the Thugs, Khudabaksh Azaad (Amitabh Bachchan), from him Zafira was rescued and trained as a fighter. Therefore, the British commander Clive has a special plan: He sends the Indian petty criminal Firangi Mallah (Aamir Khan) to the thugs, so that he finds out as a spy for him what Azaad is planning, so that he can stop him ...

Slumdog Millionaire0%Slumdog Millionaire
8Our
rating
2:00:00

Storyline:20 million rupees (about 300,000 euros) await 18-year-old Jamal Malik (Dev Patel). The orphan grew up in the slums of the Indian mega-metropolis of Mumbai and is only a matter of the sensational profit. He answered 14 questions correctly on the TV show Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? And now puts everything on one card. If he resolves the final question, he collects the main prize. If he fails, he goes home empty-handed. Cut: Jamal is suspected of cheating on the television program. Two hard-hitting policemen (Irrfan Khan, Saurabh Shukla) take him to the iron. They want to press a confession out of him. But Jamal persists in his version that he honestly knew the answers. For each question asked in the show, he tells of a drastic experience from his childhood, which brought him to the correct answer.

Driving Miss Daisy0%Driving Miss Daisy
7Our
rating
1:39:00

Storyline:Dissolved Miss Daisy (Jessica Tandy) in front of her car, which has set in the front yard of the neighbor. Of course, the new car is to blame. Sohnemann Boolie (Dan Aykroyd) sees things differently and hires a chauffeur for his obstinate mother. The African American Hoke (Morgan Freeman) is now allowed to drive around the stubborn Miss Daisy, who does not feel like being driven by the wheel of the car. First, the relationship between the two is difficult, because Miss Daisy seeks the dispute. But Hoke has experienced a lot in his old age and so he can not be disturbed by Miss Daisy. With cleverness and persistent patience, he manages to break up the shell with which the old lady surrounds herself. Between Hoke and Miss Daisy develops a deep friendship.

North by Northwest0%North by Northwest
8Our
rating
2:16:00

Storyline:The advertising expert Roger Thornhill (Cary Grant) suspects nothing bad, as he is abducted suddenly out of the blue by agents. The kidnappers are subject to a fatal mistake: they think Roger is a spy called George Kaplan. However, the enemy agent Phillip Vandamm (James Mason) and his accomplice Leonard (Martin Landau) get nothing out of Thornhill, because he does not even know what it's all about. After making the alleged chaplain drunk, they put him in a car to kill him in a staged accident. But the police can save Thornhill from death. Only his story does not believe him, even his mother (Jessie Royce Landis), which is not surprising given the lack of evidence. So Thornhill has no choice but to continue to flee ...

Rain Man0%Rain Man
8Our
rating
2:13:00

Storyline:Charlie Babbitt (Tom Cruise) is a superficial, career-oriented egotist. When his father, to whom he had no contact for years, dies one day, he learns that he has an older brother named Ray (Dustin Hoffman), who is to inherit three million dollars, while Charlie gets only the father's roses and a 49er Buick , But Charlie senses a chance. Because Ray lives in a home for the mentally ill and suffers from autism. He is under the care of Dr. Bruner (Gerald R. Molen), an old friend of the father, who is now managing the assets of Rays in trust and who never wanted to inform Charlie about Ray. Charlie speculates: If he takes Ray and presses Bruner, or if he complains if necessary, he would have chances to half of the penny - if he would get the guardianship of his brother, maybe on the whole money. A journey begins where the two different brothers come closer and closer ...

The French Connection0%The French Connection
8Our
rating
1:44:00

Storyline:The friendly New York detectives "Popeye" Doyle (Gene Hackman) and "Cloudy" Russo (Roy Scheider) have arrested more junkies in a year than their colleagues, but ultimately only small fish. Her boss (Eddie Egan) is also not particularly pleased with the methods with which in particular Doyle practices his profession. Doyle drags Russo into a restaurant where some actual or alleged gangsters meet. One of them is Sal Boca (Tony Lo Bianco), whom Doyle considers a drug dealer. They quickly learn that a major French dealer named Alain Charnier (Fernando Rey) is in New York. Charnier has persuaded French television star Devereau (Frédéric de Pasquale) to hide 60 kilos of high-quality heroin in his car to sell it via Boca to gangster boss Weinstock (Harold Gary). Charnier, with his killer Nicoli ( Marcel Bozzuffi) has appeared in New York, is a shrewd dog. He quickly realizes that the police are shadowing him, Boca and the other participants. The hunt begins...

Shichinin no samurai0%Shichinin no samurai
8Our
rating
3:27:00

Storyline:In late 16th-century Japan, a rural community of rice farmers has been exposed to attacks and looting by unscrupulous bandits for years. But one day, they have enough of constant fear and oppression. Shortly before the harvest season, they send some residents to the big city to recruit unbound samurai to defend the village. Although they can offer nothing but food and shelter, seven samurai of various origins succeed under the leadership of the aging but wise Kambei Shimada (Takashi Shimura) to win their cause. The seven Samurai make their way to the village, where they are initially received very skeptical and anxious. Nevertheless, they prepare the defense and give the inhabitants basic combat instructions with spears, sticks and blades. Time is short, because not long after their arrival, the first scouts of the bandits are spotted ...

Vertigo0%Vertigo
8Our
rating
2:08:00

Storyline:Because police officer John "Scottie" Ferguson (James Stewart) was in danger of persecuting a criminal over the rooftops of San Francisco and saw a colleague rushing to his aid lose his life, he can no longer participate in active police service. Afflicted by this traumatic experience and plagued by guilt, he acknowledges the service and withdraws. But one day, Gavin Elster (Tom Helmore), a former school friend of John, appears and asks him for help: He is to shadow Gavin's wife Madeleine (Kim Novak). It is behaving increasingly strangely and seems to be under an alien influence that Gavin believes he knows in Madeline's deceased great-grandmother. This had killed many years before at the age of 26 years. Madeleine dresses and behaves more and more like her deceased relative and celebrates her 26th birthday in just a few days. Gavin and John suspect the worst and want to prevent it at any cost ...

Habitación en Roma0%Habitación en Roma
6Our
rating
1:47:00

Storyline:Two young, attractive women - the Spaniard Alba (Elena Anaya) and the Russian Natasha (Natasha Yarovenko) - meet on their last night in Rome. Alba invites Natasha to her hotel room. During the night, they go on a physical adventure journey while their souls begin to touch. The next morning, both face the unspoken question: was this more than just an unforgettable one night stand ...?