The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)
The Life of Vergie Winters is an American 1934 Pre-Code film, starring Ann Harding and John Boles.
Twist Around The Clock (1961)
Twist Around the Clock is an American musical film released in 1961. It was a remake of Sam Katzman and Robert E. Kent's Rock Around the Clock. Like Rock Around the Clock, which was followed by a sequel titled, Don't Knock the Rock, this film was followed by a sequel titled, Don't Knock the Twist.
Nightmare City (1980)
Now They Are Everywhere! There Is No Escape! When a radioactive spill causes mass contamination, thousands of infected citizens are transformed into bloodthirsty undead fiends. But these are not your standard stumbling gut-munchers; this is an all-out attack by fast-moving, flesh-ripping, ass-kicking maniacs that can only be stopped by a bullet to the brain. Get ready for an all-you-can-eat buffet of gunfire, gore and gratuitous aerobics where zombies run, chaos reigns and heads explode. This is NIGHTMARE CITY! Hugo Stiglitz (TINTORERA), Mel Ferrer (EATEN ALIVE) and Francisco Rabal (SORCERER) star in this wild splatterfest directed by the notorious Umberto Lenzi (CANNIBAL FEROX, GHOSTHOUSE). Originally released in America as the heavily-edited CITY OF THE WALKING DEAD, NIGHTMARE CITY has been transferred from original vault materials and is now proudly presented completely uncut and uncensored.
Colonel Wolodyjowski (1969)
Colonel Wolodyjowski (Polish: Pan Wołodyjowski) is a 1969 Polish historical drama film directed by Jerzy Hoffman. The film is based on the novel Pan Wołodyjowski, by the Polish writer Henryk Sienkiewicz. The film was also serialized on Polish television, as The Adventures of Sir Michael (Polish: Przygody pana Michała).
It was entered in the 6th Moscow International Film Festival, where Tadeusz Łomnicki won the award for Best Actor.
The story is set during the Ottoman Empire's invasion of Poland in 1668-72.
The House That Cried Murder (1973)
A new bride (Robin Strasser) with a weird customized home uses it to punish her husband (Arthur Roberts) and his girlfriend.
Mediterranean Holiday (1962)
Mediterranean Holiday (German: Traumreise unter weissen Segeln) is a 1962 West German documentary film directed by Hermann Leitner and Rudolf Nussgruber. It was entered into the 3rd Moscow International Film Festival.
Two men and a young woman in the Mexican wilderness are intent on tracking down a wild stallion.
Seven Were Saved (1947)
Seven Were Saved is a 1947 American film directed by William H. Pine and starring Richard Denning, Catherine Craig and Russell Hayden.
The Human Scale (2013)
Thinkers, architects and urban planners discuss ways to increase human interaction in cities.
Chattanooga Choo Choo (1984)
A losing football-team owner (George Kennedy) can inherit $1 million by restoring an old train for one last run.
No Hands on the Clock (1941)
No Hands on the Clock is a 1941 American film directed by Frank McDonald.
Si Tu Meurs, Je Te Tue (2011)
Siba comes to Paris to live with her brother Avdal. She meets Philippe and learns Avdal has died, when her father comes to collect her, she refuses now that she has tasted freedom.
Royal Journey (1951)
Royal Journey is a National Film Board of Canada documentary film chronicling a five-week Royal visit by the then-Princess Elizabeth and her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh, to Canada and the United States in the fall of 1951. Released in December 1951, Royal Journey is also notable for being the first commercial feature film in Eastmancolor.
Royal Journey features sequences from Quebec City, the National War Memorial in Ottawa, CFB Trenton and a performance of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, as well as sequences in Toronto, Regina, Calgary and Edmonton.
Royal Journey also shows the royal couple crossing the Rocky Mountains by rail and making stops in several small towns. In Vancouver, they board HMCS Crusader in Vancouver and attend native dances in Thunderbird Park. The action then briefly shifts to the U.S., where they are welcomed by President Harry S. Truman. The remainder of the journey includes visits to Montreal, the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, Halifax, Charlottetown, a steel mill in Sydney, Nova Scotia and finally Portugal Cove, Newfoundland.
Royal Journey was directed by David Bairstow, Gudrun Parker and Roger Blais and produced by Tom Daly for the NFB. It received a Canadian Film Award for best theatrical feature-length documentary and was named best documentary film of 1952 at the British Academy Film Awards.
They Had to See Paris (1929)
They Had to See Paris is a 1929 American Pre-Code comedy film directed by Frank Borzage and starring Will Rogers, Irene Rich and Marguerite Churchill. A wealthy American oil tycoon travels to Paris with his family at his wife's request, despite the fact he hates the French.
Rogers starred in a similar film the following year, So This Is London with the location switched to London. Rogers and Rich reprised their roles in Down to Earth (1932) which depicts the return of the Peters family to Depression-hit America.
Trader Games (2010)
A young Wall Street trader discovers a formula based on climatology to make money.
16 Photographs at Ohrdruf (2013)
Filmmaker Matthew Nash uncovers a family secret that began April 4, 1945, at a Nazi concentration camp.
King Frat (1979)
Members of a fraternity stage a farting contest.
Shaolin vs. Lama (1983)
Skilled fighter Sung Li Ting is looking for a Kung Fu master who can beat him in battle and teach him new techniques. Shaolin monk Shao Si Yer introduces Sung Li to the Shaolin teachings, but Sung Li is not allowed to enter the school until the return of a Lama monk who stole a secret scroll containing every known fighting style from the monastery 12 years earlier.
Memorial Valley Massacre (1988)
Memorial Day, usually a time for family picnics, becomes a nightmare for a group of friends visiting a State Park. A park ranger attempts to save them from a murderous, insane hermit who only strikes on Memorial Day.
Tugboat Annie Sails Again (1940)
Tugboat Annie Sails Again was a 1940 American comedy romance film sequel to Tugboat Annie (1933). Marjorie Rambeau takes over the late Marie Dressler's role, and the supporting cast includes Alan Hale, Sr., Jane Wyman, and Ronald Reagan. The movie was directed by Lewis Seiler.
OSS 117: Mission for a Killer (1965)
Furia à Bahia pour OSS 117 (released in the United States as OSS 117-Mission for a Killer) is a 1965 French/Italian international co-production Eurospy spy-fi film. It was the third OSS 117 film directed by André Hunebelle and produced by Paul Cadéac. Frederick Stafford made his film debut taking over the role of OSS 117 from Kerwin Mathews.
The film was shot on Brazilian locations and featured action scenes arranged by Hunebelle's stunt coordinator Claude Carliez with production design by Paul-Louis Boutié. It was based on Jean Bruce's 1955 novel Dernier quart d'heure his 44th OSS 117 book that was published in English in 1965 under the title Live Wire (UK) and The Last Quarter Hour (USA). The American edition featured commentary by Pierre Salinger, who was acquainted with Josette Bruce, Jean Bruce's widow. Josette would take up writing OSS 117 novels in 1966.
The Personality Kid (1934)
The Personality Kid is a 1934 American film starring Pat O'Brien as a flamboyant boxer, Glenda Farrell as his bride, and Claire Dodd as the other woman. The movie was directed by Alan Crosland.
Tender Scoundrel (1966)
Tender Scoundrel (French: Tendre voyou, Italian: Un avventuriero a Tahiti) is a 1966 French-Italian comedy film starring Jean Paul Belmondo and directed by Jean Becker.
It recorded admissions in France of 1,970,023.
Angel Baby (1995)
In this acclaimed drama produced in connection with the Australian Film Commission, a pair of oddball young romantics challenge the boundaries of so-called "normal" society when fate brings them together
Brother of Sleep (1995)
Brother of Sleep (German: Schlafes Bruder) is a 1995 German film directed by Joseph Vilsmaier and based on a novel by Austrian writer Robert Schneider. It was chosen as Germany's official submission to the 68th Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film, but did not manage to receive a nomination.
Diamond Tongues (2015)
Diamond Tongues is a 2015 Canadian comedy drama film directed by Pavan Moondi and Brian Robertson, written by Pavan Moondi and produced by Sarah Haywood, Brian Robertson and Pavan Moondi.
A Boy, a Girl and a Bike (1949)
A Boy, a Girl and a Bike is a 1949 British romantic comedy film directed by Ralph Smart and starring John McCallum, Honor Blackman and Patrick Holt. The film's art direction was by George Provis.
A New York street youth plans to rid his neighborhood of a gang called the Savage Warlocks and then move to Manhattan with his girlfriend.
The Prince and the Pauper (1962)
In the London of 1537, two boys exactly resembling each other meet accidentally and exchange "roles" in this live-action adaptation of Mark Twain's classic yarn. After many adventures, the prince regains his rightful identity and graciously makes his "twin" a ward of the court. Contains tobacco depictions. This program is presented as originally created. It may contain outdated cultural depictions.
Dance Little Lady (1954)
Ballet star Nina (Mai Zetterling) learns that her spouse, Mark (Terence Morgan), is cheating on her. While blinded by rage, she is involved in a car wreck that ends her career as a dancer. When the cold-hearted Mark finds out that Nina's days as a money-making ballerina are over, he leaves her. As Nina slowly learns to cope with life after the accident, she teaches her daughter to dance professionally. Unfortunately, Mark then comes back to try to seize custody of the successful young girl.
Five Fighters from Shaolin (1984)
A Shaolin monk and his four disciples attempt to recover a stolen temple scroll.
Chantal (Pascale Bussières) and Louisette (Marcia Pilote) don't feel like they have a place in the world. That's partly why the teenage girls feel such a close bond with each other. In an effort to make connections with others, they indulge in extremes: Chantal ingratiates herself with a solitary bus driver, while Louisette sneaks onto a cargo ship and attempts to befriend one of its crew members. As their respective plans go awry, the girls come to the brink of a deadly decision.
Raid On Rommel (1971)
Raid on Rommel is an American B movie in Technicolor from 1971, directed by Henry Hathaway and set in North Africa during the Second World War. It stars Richard Burton as a British commando attempting to destroy German gun emplacements in Tobruk. Much of the action footage was reused from the 1967 film Tobruk, and the storyline is also largely the same.
The Mighty River (1994)
The environmental history of the Saint Lawrence River, which flows from the Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean.
Against All Hope (1982)
Against All Hope is a 1982 autobiography drama film about an alcoholic Cecil Moe on the verge of suicide and turns to a local clergy for help. It marked Michael Madsen's film debut.
It was filmed in Chicago, Illinois.
The Virtuous Sin (1930)
The Virtuous Sin is a 1930 American Pre-Code comedy-drama film directed by George Cukor and Louis J. Gasnier. The screenplay by Martin Brown and Louise Long is based on the play The General by Lajos Zilahy.
Moving Target (1996)
A seemingly simple job gets a bounty hunter (Michael Dudikoff) involved with Russian mobsters and framed for murder.
Nice People (1922)
Nice People is a lost 1922 American silent drama film directed by William C. deMille and starring Wallace Reid and Bebe Daniels. The movie is based on the 1921 Broadway play Nice People by Rachel Crothers that had starred Tallulah Bankhead, Francine Larrimore, and Katharine Cornell. Vincent Coleman played Reid's part of the Captain.
The Chief of Detectives of the New York Police Department, is a tough cop who has worked his way up the ladder from being on a beat. When a boyhood buddy and fellow officer finds himself facing dismissal, the Chief finds himself at odds with his fellow officers. Meanwhile he is also working two cases involving the murder of senior citizens and a series of homicides occurring after kidnapings.
Bury Me in Niagara (1993)
A meddling mother (Jean Stapleton) comes back as a ghost to help her doctor son (Geraint Wyn Davies) solve a Japanese gem caper in Niagara Falls.
The Good Fellows (1943)
The Good Fellows is a 1943 American comedy film directed by Jo Graham and written by Hugh Wedlock Jr. and Howard Snyder. The film stars Cecil Kellaway, Helen Walker, Mabel Paige, James Brown, Patti Hale and Kathleen Lockhart. The film was released on August 11, 1943, by Paramount Pictures.
Mushi-Shi: The Movie (2006)
Mushishi , also known in English as Mushi-Shi: The Movie and Bugmaster, is a 2006 Japanese fantasy film directed by Katsuhiro Otomo, based on the manga of the same name. It stars Joe Odagiri as Ginko, a traveler who dedicates himself to protecting the populace from supernatural creatures called Mushi. Otomo began work on the film in 2005 after declining a jidaigeki project. He was interested in creating a mix of live action and animation and felt the manga gave him an appropriate creative vehicle.
A man holds a pastor hostage to force him to practice what he preaches.
The Life of Jimmy Dolan (1933)
The Life of Jimmy Dolan, released in the UK as The Kid's Last Fight, is a 1933 American Pre-Code film starring Douglas Fairbanks Jr. and Loretta Young. John Wayne has a small supporting role as a frightened boxer. It was remade in 1939 as They Made Me a Criminal.
Early to Bed (1941)
Early to Bed is a 1941 Donald Duck animated short film that was released on July 11, 1941, by RKO Radio Pictures. The movie was colored by Technicolor, produced by Walt Disney Productions, and directed by Jack King. The cartoon tells the story of Donald, who is trying to sleep, despite the annoyingly loud ticking of the clock keeping him awake.
Neurons to Nirvana (2013)
Neurons to Nirvana is a 2013 documentary film by Canadian filmmaker Oliver Hockenhull. The film examines the evidence for the therapeutic benefits of psychedelic drugs. The production company crowdfunded marketing and distribution through a successful Kickstarter campaign that raised more than $35,000.
Two versions of the film were released, a director's cut and an educational edition. The director's cut premiered at the Vancouver Film Festival in 2013 and is titled From Neurons to Nirvana: The Great Medicines and is 108 minutes. The popular released version is titled: Neurons to Nirvana: Understanding Psychedelic Medicines and runs 69 minutes
The film features interviews with Gabor Maté, Dennis McKenna, Rick Doblin, Charles Grob, Jeremy Narby, Stanislav Grof, David Nutt, Julie Holland, David Healy, Michael Mithoefer, David Nichols, Amanda Feilding, Stephen Ross, Ralph Metzner, Gillian Maxwell, Manuel Schoch, Michael Winkelman, William Richards, Kathleen Harrison, Roland Griffiths, Wade Davis, Ingrid Pacey, and Chris Bennett.
The shorter version of the film also features scenes from Ben Ridgway's experimental animated film Continuum Infinitum.
At The Midnight Hour (1995)
Romance, unexplained events and a strained father (Simon MacCorkindale) /son (Keegan MacIntosh) relationship mark a nanny's (Patsy Kensit) employment at a widowed scientist's estate.
Them Who? (2015)
Them Who? (Italian: Loro chi? Italian pronunciation: [ˈloːro ki]) is a 2015 comedy film written and directed by Francesco Miccichè and Fabio Bonifacci and starring Marco Giallini and Edoardo Leo.
The Fabulous Joe (1947)
A henpecked husband looks to his talking dog for consolation. From the "Hal Roach Comedy Carnival.".
The Day of the Trumpet (1958)
Cavalry Command (also known as The Day of the Trumpet) is a 1958 Filipino-American western film directed by Eddie Romero and starring John Agar and Richard Arlen.
Woman Avenger (1980)
A woman uses her kung-fu skills to get revenge against the men who molested her and killed her husband.
The Undertaker (1988)
The Undertaker (also released as Death Merchant) is a 1988 slasher film starring Joe Spinell and directed by Franco Steffanino. The film was completed in November 1988, but was never released for the public and existed only in an incomplete form. The Undertaker was later reedited for a DVD release by Code Red in 2010. The film is considered a cult classic, due in part to both Joe Spinell's involvement and its troubled production. This was Joe Spinell's last film before his premature death in 1989.
The White Sheik (1952)
The White Sheik (Italian: Lo sceicco bianco) is a 1952 Italian romantic comedy film directed by Federico Fellini and starring Alberto Sordi, Leopoldo Trieste, Brunella Bovo and Giulietta Masina. Written by Fellini, Tullio Pinelli, Ennio Flaiano and Michelangelo Antonioni, the film is about a man who brings his new bride to Rome for their honeymoon, to gain an audience with the Pope, and to present his wife to his family. When the young woman sneaks away to find the hero of her romance novels, the man is forced to spend hour after painful hour making excuses to his eager family who want to meet his missing bride. The White Sheik was filmed on location in Fregene, Rome, Spoleto and Vatican City.
Under Pressure (1935)
Under Pressure is a 1935 American drama film directed by Raoul Walsh and written by Borden Chase, Lester Cole and Noel Pierce. The film stars Edmund Lowe, Victor McLaglen, Florence Rice, Marjorie Rambeau, Charles Bickford and Sig Ruman. The film was released on February 1, 1935, by Fox Film Corporation.
Office Love-In (1968)
A secretary (Kathy Williams) at a computer-dating company joins other randy employees as they make the rounds through management.
Fibra Optica (1998)
Fibra óptica is a 1998 Mexican film.
Bullets Don't Argue (1964)
Lawmen Pat Garrett straps on the six-shooters when bankrobbers disrupt his wedding day.
Must Be... Love (2013)
Must Be... Love is a 2013 Filipino coming-of-age romantic comedy film directed by Dado Lumibao, starring Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla. The film was shot in many locations in Cebu and Laguna in the Philippines. The film was produced by Star Cinema and was released nationwide on March 13, 2013.
This marks the first solo film with love tandem Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla in a leading role following their roles in the ensemble films 24/7 in Love and Sisterakas in 2012.
The Sun Came Out (2010)
Musicians Neil Finn, Johnny Marr, KT Tunstall and members of Radiohead and Wilco record an album in New Zealand to raise money for charity.
Blood Legacy (1971)
Blood Legacy (also called Legacy of Blood and Will to Die) is a 1971 horror movie directed by Carl Monson.
She Knows Y'Know (1962)
A young man is accused of getting a girl pregnant. Two sets of parents tussle and then they find out who really got her pregnant.
Hurricane Horseman (1931)
The Hurricane Horseman is a 1931 American western film directed by Armand Schaefer and starring Lane Chandler, Marie Quillan and Walter Miller. It was shot at the Iverson Ranch.
The Cry Baby Killer (1958)
The Cry Baby Killer is a 1958 Drama cult film produced by Roger Corman. It was the feature film debut of Jack Nicholson. Until recently, the film was out of print and hard to find. In 2006, it was issued on DVD for the first time by Buena Vista Home Entertainment as part of their Roger Corman Classics series.
Man at Large (1941)
Man at Large is a 1941 American mystery film directed by Eugene Forde and written by John Larkin. The film stars Marjorie Weaver, George Reeves, Richard Derr, Steven Geray, Milton Parsons and Spencer Charters. The film was released on September 26, 1941, by 20th Century Fox.
The Night Before the Divorce (1942)
A young husband comes rushing back to his wife when she is accused of murdering her new suitor.
Warren Miller narrates a chronicle of the 50 years of ski films he has directed.
President Barack Obama: The Man And His Journey (2009)
A biography of Barack Obama details his life from his childhood to his historic election as the first black president of the United States.
Remorques (English title: Stormy Waters) is a 1941 French drama film directed by Jean Grémillon. The screenplay was written by Jacques Prévert (scenario and dialogue) and André Cayatte (adaptation), based on the novel by Roger Vercel. The film stars Jean Gabin, Madeleine Renaud and Michèle Morgan.
The Jigsaw Murders (1989)
Detective Sergeant Joe DaVonzo and his young partner are trying to solve murders committed by a demented serial killer with the help of a jigsaw puzzle, but will all the pieces fall into place before DaVonzo’s daughter ends up the killer’s next victim?
Demolition Highway (1996)
A man must face gangsters and a motorcycle gang in order to free his girlfriend from a criminal boss.
Wanted For Murder (1946)
The son (Eric Portman) of a Victorian hangman emulates his father by strangling women.
The Reluctant Astronaut (1967)
The Reluctant Astronaut is a 1967 Universal Pictures feature film produced and directed by Edward Montagne and starring Don Knotts in a story about a carnival ride operator who is hired as a janitor at the Manned Spacecraft Center in Houston and is eventually sent into space.
Comedian Knotts had won several Emmy Awards as small-town comic sheriff's deputy Barney Fife in the 1960-1968 television sitcom The Andy Griffith Show but left the show as a regular at the end of its fifth season (1964–1965) to pursue a career in feature films with Universal Pictures. The Reluctant Astronaut followed Knotts' first Universal film venture, The Ghost and Mr. Chicken (1966). Actor Paul Hartman appears in the film and would later star in The Andy Griffith Show. The film's screenplay writers Jim Fritzell and Everett Greenbaum had served as teleplay writers for the television series.
Beyond the Pecos (1945)
A rancher (Rod Cameron) vies with a neighbor (Eddie Dew) for rights to oil land bordering their property.
Parvarish is a 1977 Hindi crime drama film directed by Manmohan Desai. The film stars Amitabh Bachchan and Vinod Khanna as two brothers playing oneupmanship, because one brother believes he is adopted and not the real son. Shabana Azmi and Neetu Singh play the love interests. Amjad Khan and Kader Khan are the villains. Laxmikant Pyarelal gave the music to this film and Majrooh Sultanpuri the lyrics.
Off Limits (1953)
Off Limits is a 1953 comedy film directed by George Marshall and starring Bob Hope, Mickey Rooney and Marilyn Maxwell. Hope plays a manager who enlists in the army to keep an eye on his boxer, who has been drafted. The picture was written by Hal Kanter and Jack Sher, and was released in the UK as Military Policemen, as the characters played by Hope and Rooney join the military police.
Hollywood Uncensored (1987)
Hosts Peter Fonda and Douglas Fairbanks Jr. survey censorship, from Shirley Temple movies to "Taxi Driver."
Seven Women for the MacGregors (1967)
Gregor MacGregor (David Bailey) is celebrating his upcoming marriage to Rosita Carson (Agata Flori) when bandits, led by the evil Maldonado (Leo Anchriz), steal the family fortune. Determined to get their money back, Gregor and his six brothers go after the robbers. They run across a dentist and his beautiful daughter, who help them find the gang's hideout and retrieve their cash -- but then Maldonado takes Rosita hostage in retaliation. When Gregor comes to save her, he is also captured.
A Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Grimacing Governor (1994)
An alleged suicide leads to strange deaths and murder, pointing a lawyer (Hal Holbrook) to a political scandal.
Fodor's Hamlet (2007)
The story of Shakespeare's anguished prince takes place in the 21st century in an experimental film.
Mask of Death (1996)
While attempting to flee from the FBI, the criminal Frank Dallio kills Detective McKenna's wife, Rachel. McKenna himself is shot in the face by the professional killer Lyle Mason, who dies in a car crash shortly thereafter. The FBI persuades McKenna to undergo facial surgery and take the place of Lyle Mason in order to find Dallio and a valuable microchip.
Hell's Kitchen: A New York Neighborhood (2000)
Exploring the sights, sounds and residents of the notorious neighborhood.
Mein Kampf (1960)
Mein Kampf ("My Struggle") details the rise and fall of Adolf Hitler and the Third Reich. The two-hour documentary gives an account of where Hitler came from and what he became, focusing on the aptly named Final Solution, where millions died in concentration camps. Augmented by archival photographs and newsreel footage, including film shot by Joseph Goebbels, Hitler's Minister of Public Entertainment and Propaganda, "Mein Kampf" reminds us of the evil that lurks in the hearts of men.
Mortuary Academy (1988)
It's sick. It's sexy, it's MORTUARY ACADEMY and it's not for the squeamish! A bawdy black comedy with a campy all-star cast, MORTUARY ACADEMY stars heartthrob Christopher Atkins (The Blue Lagoon) with Paul Bartel and Mary Woronov (the unforgettable stars of the cult classic Eating Raoul) in a sexy spoof of the mortuary business. Forced, along with his brother Sam, to graduate from the MortuaryAcademy in order to inherit his late uncle's $2 million estate, shy Max Grimm encounters the hilarious horrors of life after death. But when they learn that the corrupt Dr. Prescott (Bartel) has bled the once-lucrative school dry, the brothers Grimm enlist the help of their colorful classmates to resurrect a dead rock band and save the school. An outrageous mix of sexy sight-gags and campy humor makes MORTUARY ACADEMY the killer comedy of the year.
Skin Deep (1983)
Skin Deep is a 1985 Australian television film directed by Chris Langman and Mark Joffe and featuring an early screen appearance by Nicole Kidman. Set in the fashion industry, it was one of the few Australian films to be set in this milieu and was an attempt to do an Australian Dallas or Dynasty.
Cheech & Chong's Animated Movie (2013)
Cheech & Chong's Animated Movie! is an American stoner comedy-animated film by Branden Chambers and Eric D. Chambers. It stars comedy duo Cheech and Chong in their first feature film since 1984's The Corsican Brothers, and the first to feature them as animated characters. The film features several of their original comedy bits such as "Sister Mary Elephant", "Sgt. Stedanko", "Ralph and Herbie", "Let's Make a Dope Deal", "Earache My Eye", and the classic "Dave". It was released on March 18, 2013 by 20th Century Fox and was released on DVD/Blu-ray on April 23, 2013.
The trailer claims it to be an adventure, but scenes shown throughout are mostly animated interpretations of their segments from their comedy albums. It also features a wraparound story of a genital crab named Buster the Body Crab trying to get high from Chong's weed scented head.
A Taxing Woman's Return (1988)
A Taxing Woman's Return is a 1988 Japanese comedy film written and directed by Juzo Itami. It is the sequel to Itami's 1987 comedy A Taxing Woman. Nobuko Miyamoto plays female government tax investigator Ryoko Itakura. She investigates a religious sect, led by Teppei Onizawa, that is suspected of being used for tax evasion. The sect is part of a complex conspiracy involving the Yakuza, political corruption and a prestigious construction project.
The Great Mr Handel (1942)
The Great Mr. Handel is a 1942 British Technicolor historical film directed by Norman Walker and starring Wilfrid Lawson, Elizabeth Allan and Malcolm Keen. The film is a biopic of the 18th-century German-British composer Georg Friedrich Händel, focusing in particular on the years leading up to his 1741 oratorio Messiah.
Within These Walls (1945)
Within These Walls is a 1945 American drama film directed by H. Bruce Humberstone and written by Eugene Ling and Coles Trapnell. The film stars Thomas Mitchell, Mary Anderson, Edward Ryan, Mark Stevens, B.S. Pully and Roy Roberts. The film was released on July 13, 1945, by 20th Century Fox.
Wolves of the Range (1943)
Rancher Corrigan (Karl Hackett) grows frustrated with Harry Dorn (I. Stanford Jolley), the head of the Cattleman Association, who avoids dealing with a cattle-killing drought. Unknown to Corrigan and the local ranchers, Dorn plans to ruin them in order to purchase their land cheaply and sell it to an irrigation company. Corrigan asks his friend Rocky Cameron (Bob Livingston) to help, but, when the local banker is murdered, Rocky and his sidekick, Fuzzy (Al "Fuzzy" St. John), are arrested.
Mudhoney (sometimes Mud Honey) is a 1965 film by Russ Meyer based on the novel Streets Paved With Gold by Raymond Friday Locke. The film became the inspiration for the name of pioneering Seattle grunge band Mudhoney when it was formed in 1988. American singer-songwriter Norah Jones' album cover for Little Broken Hearts was based upon a poster for the film.
The Stepford Children (1987)
The Stepford Children is a 1987 American made-for-television science fiction-thriller film inspired by the Ira Levin novel The Stepford Wives. It was directed by Alan J. Levi with a screenplay by Bill Bleich and starring Barbara Eden, Don Murray, Tammy Lauren, Randall Batinkoff and Pat Corley. It is the second in a series of sequels inspired by the 1972 novel and the original 1975 film The Stepford Wives.
I Was Born, But... (1932)
I Was Born, But... is a 1932 black-and-white Japanese silent film directed by Yasujirō Ozu. It became the first of six Ozu films to win the Kinema Junpo Award for Best Film of the Year. Ozu later loosely remade the film as Good Morning (1959).
Man Crazy (1953)
Man Crazy is a 1953 American film directed by Irving Lerner and starring Neville Brand.