Plot Author Matching "Max Scharnberg, Stockholm, Sweden" (Sorted by Your Rating Descending)



1. Dukhtar (2014)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama, Thriller

7.0
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73 Metascore

In the mountains of Pakistan, a mother and her ten-year-old daughter flee their home on the eve of the girl's marriage to a tribal leader. A deadly hunt for them begins.

Director: Afia Nathaniel | Stars: Samiya Mumtaz, Mohib Mirza, Saleha Aref, Asif Khan

Votes: 2,060

2. Two-Legged Horse (2008)

101 min | Drama

7.0
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A wealthy boy hires a poor child to carry him around like a horse.

Director: Samira Makhmalbaf | Stars: Ziya Mirza Mohamad, Haron Ahad, Gol-Ghotai, Khojeh Nader

Votes: 474

3. Stormy Weather (2003)

91 min | Drama

6.6
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A very sad but genuinely human story. The middle-aged Icelandic woman Loa is seriously mentally ill. Finally it turns out that her husband is a latent alcoholic who submits to his addiction... See full summary »

Director: Sólveig Anspach | Stars: Élodie Bouchez, Didda Jónsdóttir, Baltasar Kormákur, Ingvar Sigurdsson

Votes: 219

4. The Baltic Love (1994)

96 min | Drama

6.5
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Three episodes from three Baltic nations, all about lost love. In Estonia a political prisoner is set free. Meanwhile his best friend had stolen his girl and now defends his political ... See full summary »

Director: Peeter Urbla | Stars: Andres Noormets, Carmen Mikiver, Madis Kalmet, Liana Upeniece

Votes: 27

5. Dear John (1964)

115 min | Drama, Romance

6.5
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John is a shipmaster on a very small transportation boat which regularly attends a very small harbour to buy food, actually from Anna's father. She is a waitress and has a young daughter. ... See full summary »

Director: Lars-Magnus Lindgren | Stars: Jarl Kulle, Christina Schollin, Helena Nilsson, Erik Hell

Votes: 211

6. Swedish Wedding Night (1964)

95 min | Drama

5.9
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A wedding without love. The bridegroom is the owner of the greatest butcher enterprise in the town. He is also a womaniser who boasts about knowing what kinds of pants numerous girls wear. ... See full summary »

Director: Åke Falck | Stars: Jarl Kulle, Christina Schollin, Edvin Adolphson, Isa Quensel

Votes: 55

7. The Conspirator (1961)

110 min | Action, Drama

7.1
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Two hostile clans had reached an artificial reconciliation which involves the marriage of a person from each family. The boy's father is away to serve the emperor, and his highly despotic ... See full summary »

Director: Daisuke Itô | Stars: Kinnosuke Nakamura, Haruko Sugimura, Chiyonosuke Azuma, Kaneko Iwasaki

Votes: 33

8. Buried Secrets (2009)

91 min | Drama

6.4
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A teenager unwittingly reveals a terrible family secret to the new neighbors.

Director: Raja Amari | Stars: Hafsia Herzi, Sondos Belhassen, Wassila Dari, Rim El Benna

Votes: 176

9. Four Nights with Anna (2008)

87 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

6.8
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A crematorium worker repeatedly breaks into a woman's house at night to help with housework.

Director: Jerzy Skolimowski | Stars: Artur Steranko, Kinga Preis, Jerzy Fedorowicz, Redbad Klynstra

Votes: 1,639

10. Moolaadé (2004)

Unrated | 124 min | Drama

7.6
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91 Metascore

When a woman shelters a group of girls from suffering female genital mutilation, she starts a conflict that tears her village apart.

Director: Ousmane Sembene | Stars: Fatoumata Coulibaly, Maimouna Hélène Diarra, Salimata Traoré, Dominique Zeïda

Votes: 3,403 | Gross: $0.21M

11. Live and Become (2005)

Unrated | 140 min | Drama

7.9
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A Christian boy escapes to Israel from famine-stricken Ethiopia by pretending to be Jewish.

Director: Radu Mihaileanu | Stars: Yaël Abecassis, Roschdy Zem, Moshe Agazai, Moshe Abebe

Votes: 5,676

12. Sia, the Dream of the Python (2001)

Not Rated | 96 min | Drama

6.7
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67 Metascore

Every year the most beautiful girl will be sacrificed to the Python God. When a girl named Sia is the next to be sacrificed, she hides in the house of the village idiot, a man who goes ... See full summary »

Director: Dani Kouyaté | Stars: Fatoumata Diawara, Sotigui Kouyaté, Habib Dembélé, Hamadoun Kassogué

Votes: 134 | Gross: $0.00M

13. A Sand Castle (1962)

96 min | Drama

6.7
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Two boys are on an unplanned vacation by foot. They meet a girl who has nothing but a bikini under her coat. She says her cloths were stolen while she was bathing. She joins their company. ... See full summary »

Director: Bostjan Hladnik | Stars: Janez Albreht, Milena Dravic, Ali Raner, Spela Rozin

Votes: 27

14. 30:e november (1995)

116 min | Drama

4.0
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On November 30th (the date when King Karl XII died) there will usually be demonstrations by hyper-national and neo-Nazi groups, and also democratic counter demonstrations. The plot of "West... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Fridell | Stars: Göran Gillinger, María Celedonio, Ray Jones IV, Jonas Karlsson

Votes: 890

15. Tunnelkind (1990)

88 min | Drama

6.6
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Julia may be 10 years old and lives near the Czechoslovakian border. For some time she had become mute, but she lives a rather normal life, going to school and playing with other kids. One ... See full summary »

Director: Erhard Riedlsperger | Stars: Volker Fuchs, Josef Griesser, Georges Kern, Christoph Künzler

Votes: 5

16. These Are the Damned (1962)

Approved | 87 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

6.6
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72 Metascore

An American tourist, a youth gang leader, and his troubled sister find themselves trapped in a top secret government facility experimenting on children.

Director: Joseph Losey | Stars: Macdonald Carey, Shirley Anne Field, Viveca Lindfors, Alexander Knox

Votes: 2,831

17. An Eye for an Eye (1957)

113 min | Drama

7.2
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In North Africa Dr. Walter (W) is a very skilled surgeon but lives at a distance from the hospital. In the evening a husband (H) and his sick wife come to his private home from far away. He... See full summary »

Director: André Cayatte | Stars: Curd Jürgens, Folco Lulli, Lea Padovani, Héléna Manson

Votes: 87

18. Week-End (2005)

10 min | Short, Drama

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Sitting at a table a man and a woman are talking. Their son and daughter are also there and draw something on paper. Now and then one or the other member of the couple will say a very ... See full summary »

Director: Véro Cratzborn | Stars: Manuel Blanc, Jocelyne Desverchère, Loïc Navarro, Clara Quilichini

19. The Girl from the Chartreuse (2005)

90 min | Drama

6.4
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Eight-year-old Eva and her mother have a very positive CHILD-TO-CHILD-RELATION. The mother is incapable of mature behaviour when problems arise. When the mother forgets to fetch Eva at ... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Pierre Denis | Stars: Olivier Gourmet, Marie-Josée Croze, Bertille Noël-Bruneau, Marisa Borini

Votes: 202

20. My Voice My Voice (2002)

110 min | Musical

6.3
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It has always been a firm conviction of the family that any woman who sings, will die. Now, while a girl is in France she becomes an international star. She realises that sooner rather than... See full summary »

Director: Flora Gomes | Stars: Fatou N'Diaye, Jean-Christophe Dollé, Ângelo Torres, Bia Gomes

Votes: 172

21. Princesses (2000)

95 min | Drama

5.7
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Johan has three children with different women. Two adult daughters: Sophie and Virginie, and a young son in Amsterdam. Loïc gave Johan diamonds of a criminal origin. Her husband Simon ... See full summary »

Director: Sylvie Verheyde | Stars: Emma de Caunes, Jean-Hugues Anglade, Karole Rocher, Jeannick Gravelines

Votes: 64

22. Sezonat na kanarchetata (1993)

Unrated | 128 min | Drama

7.0
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Mother (Lily), son (Malín) and stepfather, and a poor relation between the latter two. Lily always refused to tell who was Malín's real father. But Malín gradually uncovered the secret. ... See full summary »

Director: Evgeni Mihailov | Stars: Paraskeva Djukelova, Plamena Getova, Mikhael Dontchev, Petar Popyordanov

Votes: 158

23. A Few Days with Me (1988)

PG-13 | 131 min | Drama, Comedy, Romance

7.0
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Martial's mother owns a chain of supermarkets. He had spent some years in a mental hospital because of pervasive indolence. Hoping that an active task may improve his condition, he is sent ... See full summary »

Director: Claude Sautet | Stars: Daniel Auteuil, Sandrine Bonnaire, Jean-Pierre Marielle, Dominique Lavanant

Votes: 798

24. Une Chambre en Ville (1982)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

6.9
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A film musical in which every line is sung. The frame is about workers during a strike. They also prepare and perform a demonstration. Two personal relations develop against this background... See full summary »

Director: Jacques Demy | Stars: Dominique Sanda, Danielle Darrieux, Richard Berry, Michel Piccoli

Votes: 1,009

25. Destination Death (1964)

92 min | Drama, War

7.6
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A German man's choir of 8 persons is on a vacation in Yugoslavia. Most are middle-aged previous Nazis. They arrive at a village populated solely by women who avoid contact. 20 years earlier... See full summary »

Director: Wolfgang Staudte | Stars: Götz George, Hans Nielsen, Rudolf Platte, Reinhold Bernt

Votes: 83

26. The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1962)

Approved | 153 min | Drama, War

6.6
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In Argentina, one daughter of patriarch Madariaga is married to a Frenchman while the other is married to a German thus leading to a crisis when Nazi Germany occupies France and some Madariaga family members fight on opposite sides.

Director: Vincente Minnelli | Stars: Glenn Ford, Ingrid Thulin, Charles Boyer, Lee J. Cobb

Votes: 1,880 | Gross: $1.91M

27. Scheherazade, Tell Me a Story (2009)

Not Rated | 150 min | Drama

6.7
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75 Metascore

A female talk show host in Cairo stirs up political controversy when she focuses her on-air discussions on the topic of women's issues.

Directors: Wael Mandour, Yusri Nasrullah | Stars: Mona Zaki, Mahmood Hemaidah, Hasan El-Raddad, Rehab El Gamal

Votes: 1,065

28. Buddha Collapsed Out of Shame (2007)

81 min | Drama, War

7.3
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A young girl zealously wants to go to school and learn to read and write. Almost everywhere she is met with hostility or indifference. The only young boy who takes her to his school is ... See full summary »

Director: Hana Makhmalbaf | Stars: Abbas Alijome, Abdolali Hoseinali, Nikbakht Noruz

Votes: 1,965

29. The Kiss (I) (2005)

4 min | Short

7.4
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This funny movie begins in silent movie style and a setting of the late 19th century. From a small summer hotel a young man comes, and on the beach a visibly enthusiastic girl is waiting. ... See full summary »

Director: Stefan Le Lay | Stars: Guillaume de Tonquédec, Sara Viot

Votes: 72

30. Three Days (1991)

75 min | Drama

7.0
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In Kaliningrad two Lithuanian boys meet two Russian girls. They have difficulties in finding places where they can sleep together. But this is the only problem they do solve. All four ... See full summary »

Director: Sharunas Bartas | Stars: Yekaterina Golubeva, Rimma Latypova, Arunas Sakalauskas, Audrius Stonys

Votes: 570

31. Ex libris (1989)

12 min | Short

7.4
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A young messenger comes to a second-hand bookseller to fetch a number of books. While his packet is made ready he goes around among the bookshelves. Suddenly a book drops to the floor. He ... See full summary »

Director: Mats Olof Olsson

Votes: 5

32. The Fair (1960)

102 min | Drama

7.1
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At the end of WWII a soldier who had often been ordered to execute women and children deserts and tries to find a hiding place in his native village. Almost immediately the entire village ... See full summary »

Director: Wolfgang Staudte | Stars: Juliette Mayniel, Götz George, Hans Mahnke, Wolfgang Reichmann

Votes: 108

33. Ashes and Diamonds (1958)

Not Rated | 103 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.8
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As WWII and the German occupation ends, the Polish resistance and the Russian forces turn on each other in an attempt to take over leadership in Communist Poland.

Director: Andrzej Wajda | Stars: Zbigniew Cybulski, Ewa Krzyzewska, Waclaw Zastrzezynski, Adam Pawlikowski

Votes: 9,846

34. Monpti (1957)

96 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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A poor 22 y.o. Hungarian man who's recently arrived in Paris meets a seemingly wealthy 17 y.o. Parisian girl. They fall in love, but tragedy ensues when the truth behind the girl is revealed.

Director: Helmut Käutner | Stars: Romy Schneider, Horst Buchholz, Mara Lane, Boy Gobert

Votes: 444

35. Wild Birds (1955)

100 min | Drama

6.9
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A Swedish noir movie with the character of a French noir ('Quai des brumes', 'Le jour se lève'). Two worlds meet for a brief experience of happiness ended by a violent tragedy. In one world... See full summary »

Director: Alf Sjöberg | Stars: Maj-Britt Nilsson, Per Oscarsson, Ulf Palme, Ulla Sjöblom

Votes: 22

36. A Time Out of War (1954)

20 min | Short, Drama, War

6.8
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Two Union soldiers maintaining a position on a riverbank negotiate a one-hour truce with the Confederate soldier manning the opposite bank. During the hour, they gain respect for one ... See full summary »

Director: Denis Sanders | Stars: Barry Atwater, Robert Sherry, Corey Allen

Votes: 151

37. The Flowers of Kirkuk (2010)

118 min | Drama

6.4
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Both Sherko (S) and Mokhtar (M) are in love with Najla (N). She is so with S while M works in the dictator's police. N had just finished her medical studies in Rome, but intended to go on ... See full summary »

Director: Fariborz Kamkari | Stars: Morjana Alaoui, Ertem Eser, Mohamed Zouaoui, Mohammad Bakri

Votes: 154

38. The Devils (2002)

105 min | Drama

7.1
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The siblings Joseph and Chloé are 12 and have just been placed on another children's home. For years they were on the same or separate homes or on the run together. Chloé is an autist. She ... See full summary »

Director: Christophe Ruggia | Stars: Adèle Haenel, Vincent Rottiers, Rochdy Labidi, Jacques Bonnaffé

Votes: 1,069

39. Sin and Desire (1949)

88 min | Drama

6.2
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At a show a physically strong man shoots tomatoes at all girls who do not take off their clothes. When he shoots at Perrucha, the diver Mario turns out to be even stronger. A general fight ... See full summary »

Director: Willy Rozier | Stars: André Le Gall, Françoise Arnoul, Aimé Clariond, Raymond Cordy

Votes: 16

40. November (1992)

90 min | Horror

7.5
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A young girl is both schizophrenic and abuses drugs. She has many fantasies involving fire. A medical student sends her to a senior doctor and especially instructs her to tell that he sent ... See full summary »

Director: Lukasz Karwowski | Stars: Jerzy Binczycki, Marek Bukowski, Anna Ciepielewska, Myriam David

Votes: 52

41. The Beekeeper (1986)

122 min | Drama

7.4
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A bee keeper, Spiros, travels from the north to the south of Greece with his bees to meet the spring.

Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos | Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Nadia Mourouzi, Serge Reggiani, Jenny Roussea

Votes: 1,920

42. A Year of the Quiet Sun (1984)

PG | 106 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.1
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Shortly after World War II an American soldier (Norman) and a Polish refugee (Emilia) fall in deep love. Eventually he will return to the U.S. and both expect that she will soon follow him.... See full summary »

Director: Krzysztof Zanussi | Stars: Maja Komorowska, Scott Wilson, Hanna Skarzanka, Ewa Dalkowska

Votes: 975

43. Afternoon Breezes (1980)

105 min | Drama

8.1
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Two young girls, Mitsu and Natsuko, share the same apartment. Natsuko is Lesbian and secretly in love with Mitsu. But Mitsu is heterosexual and has a boyfriend. In the hope of destroying ... See full summary »

Director: Hitoshi Yazaki | Stars: Setsuko Aya, Naomi Ito, Hiroshi Sugita, Mari Atake

Votes: 21

44. The Eighth Day (1979)

96 min | Family, Drama

5.9
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Children as real human individuals with the difficulties this involves. Anna and Peiter are 11 years old. Peiter's parents are divorced. Only for one week a year does he live with his ... See full summary »

Director: Anders Grönros | Stars: Susanna Rådö, Benny Fehér, Sten Johan Hedman, Mimmo Wåhlander

Votes: 40

45. Womanlight (1979)

98 min | Drama

6.5
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Reciprocal consolation. The background of two middle-aged people (Michel and Lydia) is gradually unfolded. Michel's wife is incurably ill. They had agreed that she would take her life on ... See full summary »

Director: Costa-Gavras | Stars: Yves Montand, Romy Schneider, Romolo Valli, Lila Kedrova

Votes: 675

46. With Beauty and Sorrow (1965)

106 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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Long before the events of the movie Ôki, who was approaching middle age, had a relation to 16-year-old Otoko. She got pregnant, but the child was stillborn. Their relation stopped at the ... See full summary »

Director: Masahiro Shinoda | Stars: Kaoru Yachigusa, Mariko Kaga, Sô Yamamura, Kei Yamamoto

Votes: 211

47. My Love and I (1964)

106 min | Drama, Thriller

6.2
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'The King's Mountain Path' is a long line for wandering, with unmanned sleeping accommodation cabins at appropriate distances. It is not without dangers, in particular when narrow and ... See full summary »

Director: Gunnar Höglund | Stars: Mathias Henrikson, Maude Adelson, Lars Lind, Guy De La Berg

Votes: 40

48. Valley of Peace (1956)

82 min | Drama, War

7.7
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A boy (9 years?) and a rather younger girl lost their families in an air raid. They have heard about a valley where there is always peace and fancy that this is the house of the boy's uncle... See full summary »

Director: France Stiglic | Stars: John Kitzmiller, Evelyne Wohlfeiler, Tugo Stiglic, Boris Kralj

Votes: 276

49. Karin Månsdotter (1954)

108 min | Drama, History

6.2
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The movie starts with a silent section of slapsticks in BLUE and white and with piano music, giving an outline of Karin's rise and fall. The rest is normal B&W movie. Karin does not belong ... See full summary »

Director: Alf Sjöberg | Stars: Ulla Jacobsson, Jarl Kulle, Ulf Palme, Olof Widgren

Votes: 89

50. Woman Without a Face (1947)

102 min | Drama

6.3
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Ragnar and Frida married solely because she was pregnant. Later he would have a passionate side-affair with Rut. Rut's sexual feelings were highly neurotic because she had been sexually ... See full summary »

Director: Gustaf Molander | Stars: Alf Kjellin, Gunn Wållgren, Anita Björk, Stig Olin

Votes: 114


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