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, 1h37Genres Drama
, ComedyActors Roman Sergueïevitch MadianovRating
58% Au début des années 50, à Kandalaksha, pendant la construction d'une centrale électrique sur la rivière Niva, Petia, un jeune homme de grande taille, s’imagine être, soit un policier en service, soit un soldat de l’Armée soviétique... et est suivi par un psychiatre. Il prend son « devoir » très au sérieux et les voisins, qui ont pitié de lui, entrent dans son jeu.
, 1h48Directed by Mikhaïl KalatozichviliGenres DramaActors Roman Sergueïevitch Madianov
, Yuri StepanovRating
71% Idealistic young Doctor Mitya (Oleg Dolin) goes to work in a remote steppe region of Kazakhstan. He brings a modicum of civilization to a barbaric world mired in alcoholism and violence. The physician expects his fiancée to join him there. At last she arrives in his village, only to let him know that she has met another man whom she wants to marry. An existential crisis ensues.
Directed by Ramanand SagarGenres Drama
, RomanceActors Dharmendra
, Hema Malini
, Amjad Khan
, Ajit Khan
, Aruna Irani
64% Ramniklal was a NRI living in Uganda with his son Vijay (Dharmendra) and daughter Radha (Aruna Irani). They are planning to move back to India because of a civil war in the country. The night they were about to move, their home is attacked by rebels and set on fire. Vijay jumps in the fire to save his sister. He carries a woman out, but she turns out to be the housemaid in his sister's clothes (Radha asked the maid to choose the clothes she liked before she left and the maid asked her for the clothes she was wearing). Vijay's father dies from the trauma of losing his daughter. Vijay too believes that Champa burned with the house, but when no body is found he feels that there is something fishy. Nevertheless, he leaves for India alone as the country is embroiled in civil war.
, 1h48Directed by Vicente ArandaGenres DramaThemes Films about sexuality
, LGBT-related films
, Transgender in film
, LGBT-related films
, LGBT-related filmActors Victoria Abril
, Lou Castel
, Fernando Sancho
, Bibiana Fernández
, Rafaela Aparicio
, Montserrat CarullaRating
65% In a small town, José Maria is a teenager with a big problem: He imagines that inside of him he is really a woman. His family environment makes things more difficult for him. His rude father is a male chauvinist who afraid of his son softness put him to work chopping wood and tries to force him to have sex with a prostitute. However, José Maria flees from that adventure feeling guilty. He escapes to the city where he tries to be accepted as woman with tragic results. While working as a hair dresser he meets, Bibi, a transvestite who works in a cabaret and José Maria goes to work with her. He is not José Maria anymore, but Maria José. In the cabaret, he falls in love with Durán, the owner of the bar. Durán, reluctant at the beginning, nevertheless starts a relationship with Maria José, who wants to go all the way, and plans to travel to London to have a sex change operation.
, 2hDirected by Ousmane SembèneOrigin SenegalGenres DramaThemes Films set in Africa
, Films about slavery
, Films about religion
, Films about IslamActors Ousmane SembèneRating
67% In Senegal, sometime after the establishment of a European presence in the area but before the imposition of direct French colonial administration, the Ceddo ("commoners") try to preserve their traditional culture against the onslaught of Islam, Christianity, and the slave trade. When local king Demba War sides with the Muslims, the Ceddo abduct his daughter, Dior Yacine, to protest their forced conversion to Islam. After trying to rescue the princess, various heirs to the throne are killed, and Demba War is killed during the night. Eventually the kidnappers are killed and Dior Yacine is brought back to the village to confront the imam, just as all the villagers are being given Muslim names.
, 2hDirected by Dino RisiOrigin ItalieGenres Drama
, RomanceThemes Films about films
, Political filmsActors Agostina Belli
, Vittorio Gassman
, Ugo Tognazzi
, Cochi Ponzoni
, Maurizio Arena
, William BergerRating
66% Le film retrace les tribulations de Marcella Valmarin (Agostina Belli), pendant le Fascisme, son écroulement, puis pendant l'après-guerre. D'abord femme de chambre, puis prostituée, elle devient diva du régime sous le nom d'Alba Doris et maîtresse du Duce puis se marie après la libération avec un riche industriel suisse. Pendant ce temps, son fiancé Roberto (Cochi Ponzoni), qui sera en fin de compte le seul à n'avoir jamais couché avec elle, est blessé pendant la guerre contre l'URSS, abandonné par ses camarades, et recueilli par une paysanne russe avec laquelle il vivra comme un pauvre moujik. À la fin du film, les anciens amoureux se croisent, mais sans le savoir.
, 1h37Directed by Michael SchultzOrigin USAGenres Drama
, RomanceThemes Films about music and musicians
, Films about sexuality
, LGBT-related films
, Musical films
, LGBT-related films
, LGBT-related filmActors Franklyn Ajaye
, Bill Duke
, George Carlin
, Irwin Corey
, Ivan Dixon
, Antonio FargasRating
61% Le film conte une journée ordinaire dans une station de lavage manuelle de Los Angeles. On trouve le patron américain type (Sully Boyar) affublé de son fils maoïste, les laveurs de voiture, petites gens venus de tous les horizons (Jack Kehoe, Pepe Serna, Henry Kingi, Clarence Muse), et les divers clients (Lorraine Gary, Richard Pryor, Irwin Corey), tous sont plus farfelus les uns que les autres : le rebelle prônant la suprématie noire (Bill Duke), l’ancien détenu, l'obèse surnommé Hippo, les jeunes écervelés, l’homosexuel (Antonio Fargas), le bookmaker, les danseurs qui croient qu'Hollywood les attend, l’amoureux transi (Franklyn Ajaye), qui rêve de devenir un super-héros, mais qui n'arrive pas à séduire la serveuse du restaurant d'en face (Tracy Reed).