When the U.S. learns the Soviets are about to launch a manned mission to the moon, they feel it imperative that they get there first. Read More »
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Harry and Janice Angstrom of Reading, Pennsylvania, have a young adolescent son, Nelson Angstrom. Read More »
Freebie and Bean, two San Francisco police detectives, have one goal in life: to bring down Red Meyers, a local hijacking boss. Read More »
George Schneider is an author whose wife had just died. His brother Leo gives him the number of Jennie Malone Read More »
A woman trapped in a home elevator is terrorized by a group of vicious hoodlums. Read More »
Harry and Walter Go to New York (1976) Mark Rydell, James Caan, Elliott Gould, Michael Caine, Crime, Comedy
Two hopelessly-out-of-their-class conmen attempt to pull off the largest bank heist of the nineteenth century. Read More »
After losing a submarine and fifty crew in a battle with a German ship during WWII, a Royal Navy officer gets a second chance in a daring raid with midget subs. Read More »
Axel Freed is a literature professor. He has the gambling vice. When he has lost all his money, he borrows from his girlfriend, then his mother and finally some bad guys that chase him. Despite all of this he cannot stop gambling.
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The story of three racing drivers and three women, who constantly have to worry for the lives of their boyfriends. Read More »
For the Love of Money (2012) Ellie Kanner, Edward Furlong, James Caan, Oded Fehr, Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Spanning over two decades, “For the Love of Money” follows the true account of an Israeli immigrant who searches for his piece of the American dream. The story begins in Tel Aviv in 1973, where a young Izek is raised in a seedy, gangster filled illegal casino that operates behind his family’s bar. The casino is a haven for unsavory characters who seek to corrupt him to their way of life. When the violence and crime finds its way to him and his family, Izek (Yuda Levi) and his family relocate to Los Angeles. Hoping to start anew, he pursues his ambitions to become a young entrepreneur by developing small businesses, purchasing real estate, and running an auto repair shop. Success seems to find him at every turn and after falling in love with the beautiful Aline (Delphine Chaneac), luck seems to be on his side. However, it isn’t long before the world of crime that Izek tried to escape so long ago continues to doggedly follow him every step of the way. Threatened by a dangerously …
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A few years from now, Earth will have the first contact with an alien civilisation. These aliens, known as Newcomers, slowly begin to be integrated into human society after years of quarantine but are victims of a new type of discrimination. When the first Newcomer police officer, Sam Francisco is assigned his new partner, he is given Matthew Sykes , a mildly racist veteran, the animosity between them soon gives way to respect as they investigate the Newcomer underworld, and especially Newcomer leader William Harcourt.
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The Killer Elite (1975) Sam Peckinpah, James Caan, Robert Duvall, Arthur Hill, Action, Crime, Thriller
Mike Locken is one of the principal members of a group of freelance spies. A significant portion of their work is for the C.I.A. and while on a case for them, one of his friends turns on him and shoots him in the elbow and knee. His assignment, to protect someone, goes down in flames. He is nearly crippled, but with braces is able to again become mobile. For revenge as much as anything else, Mike goes after his ex-friend.
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