Category: france

The Tree (2010) 6.6

The Tree (2010)

The O'Neills lived happily in their house in the Australian countryside. That was until one day fate struck blindly, taking the life of Peter, the father, leaving his grief-stricken wife Dawn alone with their four chi...

La Grande Illusion (1937) 8.1

La Grande Illusion (1937)

At the height of World War I, the German ace aviator, Captain von Rauffenstein, shoots down the plane of the aristocratic French pilot, Captain de Boeldieu, and his co-pilot, the working-class civilian mechanic, Lieut...

America as Seen by a Frenchman (1960) 7

America as Seen by a Frenchman (1960)

Satirical documentary, shot in all parts of the US, showing various aspects of American behavior.

Irma Vep (1996) 7

Irma Vep (1996)

French filmmaker René Vidal was once a renowned director, but most see his career on a quick downward slide based on his last several films. In Paris, he is just starting to film his latest movie, a remake of Die Vamp...

Gervaise (1956) 7.4

Gervaise (1956)

Gervaise Macquart, a young lame laundress, is left by her lover Auguste Lantier with two boys... She manages to make it, and a few years later she marries Coupeau, a roofer. After working very hard a few more years, s...

The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch (2008) 6.5

The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch (2008)

Billionaire Nerio Winch (Predrag "Miki" Manojlovic) is found dead, drowned. An obviously suspicious death as Nerio is the founder and majority shareholder of the powerful and sprawling "W Group". Who will inherit this...

Pierrot le Fou (1965) 7.6

Pierrot le Fou (1965)

Ferdinand Griffon, married to a wealthy Italian wife, has recently been fired from the television station where he worked. His wife forces him to go to a party at the home of her influential father, who wants to intro...

The Man Who Sleeps (1974) 8.1

The Man Who Sleeps (1974)

A 25-year-old male student in Paris becomes indifferent to the world around him, and subsequently feels a strong sense of alienation and hopelessness.

That Old Dream That Moves (2001) 6.7

That Old Dream That Moves (2001)

A chronicle of the last days of a factory that is about to shut down. Among the workers forced to idle away until the end of the week, Jacques, a young technician is busy dismantling a machine while, without noticing ...

À Propos de Nice (1930) 7.4

À Propos de Nice (1930)

As was the fashion among many directors of the epoch, Jean Vigo's first "point-of-view" documentary aimed at capturing the life and the very essence of a city; here, the beautiful seaside resort of early-1930s Nice. H...

8 Women (2002) 7.1

8 Women (2002)

One morning at an isolated mansion in the snowy countryside of 1950s France, a family is gathered for the holiday season. But there will be no celebration at all because their beloved patriarch has been murdered! The ...

Hacker’s Game (2015) 3.6

Hacker’s Game (2015)

Soyan is a computer prodigy that works for a company he previously hacked. This online security firm runs covert activities for high-profile clients around the world. Loise is a cyber-detective who investigates war cr...

High Tension (2003) 6.8

High Tension (2003)

Alexia travels with her friend Marie to spend a couple of days with her family in their farm in the country. They arrive late and they are welcomed by Alexia's father. Late in the night, a sadistic and sick killer bre...

Bruiser (2000) 5.3

Bruiser (2000)

The young executive of a publicity agency Henry Creedlow is a man that has repressed morbid thoughts and is walked over by most of his acquaintances: his wife is cheating on him with his boss and stealing his investme...

Remi, Nobody’s Boy (2018) 7

Remi, Nobody’s Boy (2018)

The adventures of the young Rémi, an orphan, collected by the gentle Madam Barberin. At the age of 10 years, he is snatched from his adoptive mother and entrusted to the signor Vitalis, a mysterious itinerant musician...

Bob le Flambeur (1956) 7.7

Bob le Flambeur (1956)

Bob, an old gangster and gambler is almost broke, so he decides in spite of the warnings of a friend, a high official from the police, to rob a gambling casino in Deauville. Everything is planned exactly, but the poli...

Bitter Moon (1992) 7.2

Bitter Moon (1992)

British couple Fiona (Dame Kristin Scott Thomas) and Nigel (Hugh Grant) are sailing to Istanbul en route to India. They encounter a beautiful French woman, and that night, Nigel meets her while dancing alone in the sh...

The Fifth Element (1997) 7.7

The Fifth Element (1997)

In the twenty-third century, the universe is threatened by evil. The only hope for mankind is the Fifth Element, who comes to Earth every five thousand years to protect the humans with four stones of the four elements...

Pauline at the Beach (1983) 7.4

Pauline at the Beach (1983)

Fifteen year old Pauline and her older cousin, model-shaped Marion, go to the emptying Atlantic coast for an autumn holiday. Marion ignores the approaches of a surfer and falls for Henri, a hedonist who is only intere...

Kansas City (1996) 6.4

Kansas City (1996)

Robert Altman's jazz-scored film explores themes of love, crime, race, and politics in 1930s Kansas City. When Blondie O'Hara's husband, a petty thief, is captured by Seldom Seen and held at the Hey Hey Club, she laun...

Madeline (1998) 6

Madeline (1998)

The adventurous, young Madeline is very good at getting into trouble, but she's also fantastic in solving problems as well, and her school-mistress Miss Clavel is not too approving of her. The biggest problem comes up...

Une étudiante d’aujourd’hui (1966) 5.8

Une étudiante d’aujourd’hui (1966)

An examination of the lifestyles of female college students in 1966.

Blood Machines (2019) 6.1

Blood Machines (2019)

An artificial intelligence escapes her spaceship to turn into a female ghost and challenges two blade runners to a galactic chase.

Resident Evil: Extinction (2007) 6.3

Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)

Years after the Raccoon City disaster, Alice is on her own; aware that she has become a liability and could endanger those around her, she is struggling to survive and bring down the Umbrella Corporation led by the si...

The Assignment (2016) 4.6

The Assignment (2016)

Following an ace assassin who is double crossed by gangsters and falls into the hands of rogue surgeon known as The Doctor who turns him into a woman. The hitman now a hitwoman sets out for revenge, aided by a nurse n...

State and Main (2000) 6.7

State and Main (2000)

Having left New Hampshire over excessive demands by the locals, the cast and crew of "The Old Mill" moves their movie shoot to a small town in Vermont. However, they soon discover that The Old Mill burned down in 1960...

The Activist (2014) 5.5

The Activist (2014)

A political thriller during the Wounded Knee insurrection in 1973. Two activist are arrested and maintain in custody in a sheriff's office. They will meet a Nixon advisor, a lawyer, a senator and a movie star who is a...

Pure as Snow (2019) 5.3

Pure as Snow (2019)

Claire, a beautiful young woman works at her late father's hotel that is now managed by her evil stepmother Maud. Claire unwittingly sparks uncontrollable jealousy in Maud, whose young lover has fallen in love with Cl...

Little White Lies (2010) 7.1

Little White Lies (2010)

Every year, Max, a successful restaurant owner, and Véro, his eco-friendly wife invite a merry group of friends to their beautiful beach house to celebrate Antoine's birthday and kick-start the vacation. But, this yea...

Zero for Conduct (1933) 7.3

Zero for Conduct (1933)

Bruel, Caussat and Colin are three students at a boarding school. There is a continual battle between the school's authority figures and students. The teachers and monitors are always giving the three in particular "z...