2008

The Sicilian Girl
7.0

The Sicilian Girl

Inspired to a true story, on November 5th 1991, Rita Atria a young 17-year-old Sicilian girl, goes to see an anti-Mafia judge Paolo Borsellino to denounce the Mafia system that was responsible for the murder of her father and her brother. It is the first time that such a young woman from a Mafia family rebels and betrays the Mafia. ...
Britain’s Weirdest Phobias
5.2

Britain’s Weirdest Phobias

The lives of people plagued by irrational fears and the journeys they take in the battle to overcome them. Therapist David Allison helps sufferers come to terms with their condition.
The Agony and Ecstasy of Phil Spector
7.2

The Agony and Ecstasy of Phil Spector

Phil Spector is a pioneer of American music, a legendary producer to John Lennon and Tina Turner, and, as of April 13th 2009, a convicted murderer. Yet the Spector who appears in Vikram Jayanti's documentary is not the severe, outlandishly coiffed defendant seen in sensationalistic accounts of his trial, but a charming, savvy music executive with a generous, but arguably ...
A Frozen Flower
7.2

A Frozen Flower

A historical drama set in the Koryo dynasty and focused on the relationship between a king and his bodyguard. Under the dominance of Yuan Dynasty China, the king of Goryeo Dynasty Korea is pressured to produce a successor to the throne. Unable to make love to his queen because he is in love with his bodyguard, Hong Lim, the ...
Les lionnes de la rivière de sable
8.1

Les lionnes de la rivière de sable

Im Ruaha-Nationalpark, einem nur wenig bekannten Park im Süden Tansanias, fällt immer weniger Niederschlag. Verschärft wird das Problem noch, weil die Menschen das wenige Wasser durch einen Staudamm im Oberlauf des Ruaha-Flusses zurückhalten. Und wenn die Pflanzenfresser aufgrund von Nahrungsmangel weggehen, müssen ihre Feinde, die Fleischfresser, auch fortziehen. So begeben sich neun Löwinnen mit ihren Babys auf eine gefährliche und ...
Affinity
6.4

Affinity

2008

Affinity

A grieving upper class woman becomes a "Lady Visitor" at Millbank prison, hoping to escape her troubles and be a guiding figure in the lives of the female prisoners. Of all her friendships with prisoners, she is most fascinated by Selina - a medium.
The 39 Steps
6.4

The 39 Steps

Richard Hannay, a mining engineer on holiday from the African colonies, finds London socialite life terribly dull. Yet it's more than he bargained for when secret agent, Scudder, bursts into his room and entrusts him with a coded notebook, concerning the impending start of World War I. In no time both German agents and the British law are chasing him, ...
The Russell Girl
6.8

The Russell Girl

Sarah Russell, a 23-year-old aspiring medical school student, visits her loving family to share some important news, but instead finds herself attempting to finally confront a difficult period from her past.
Caught in a Trap
7.0

Caught in a Trap

Gemma collects money out of parking meters. But really she's obsessed with Elvis.