Den förtrollade vägen 1986

Den förtrollade vägen 1986

Den förtrollade vägen 1986
1h 39min | Biography, Comedy, Drama | TV Movie 29 December 1986

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Writer and psychiatrist Oscar Parland (1912-1997) narrates this nostalgic story about his early childhood memories and fantasies. Five-year-old Riki spends the summer of 1917 at his cosmopolitan family’s summer house by the Gulf of Finland. Surrounded by other children and eccentric adults who speak Swedish, German and Russian, Riki also encounters some fantastic animal characters no one else is able to see.

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Shoeshine 1946

Shoeshine 1946

Shoeshine 1946
Sciuscià (original title)
Not Rated | 1h 30min | Drama | 26 August 1947 (USA)

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At a track near Rome, shoeshine boys are watching horses run. Two of the boys, the orphan Pasquale and his younger friend Giuseppe, are riding. The pair have been saving to buy a horse of their own to ride. The boys meet Attilio, Giuse’s much older brother, and his shady friend at a boat on the Tiber. In return for a commission, the boys agree to deliver black market goods to a fortune-teller. Once the woman has paid, Attilio’s gang suddenly arrives, pretending to be cops, to shake the woman down. With a payoff from Attilio, the boys are able to make the final payment and stable their horse in Trastevere over the river. The fortune-teller identifies Pasqua and Giuse. Held at an overcrowded boys’ prison, they are separated. Giuse falls under the influence of an older lad in his cell, Arcangeli. During interrogation, Pasqua is tricked into betraying Giuse’s brother to the police. With their trial still in the future, the two friends are driven further apart.

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Amazon Forever 2004

Amazon Forever 2004

Amazon Forever 2004
1h 30min | Drama | 16 October 2004 (France)

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Nicholas is a young cinematographer, shooting a documentary about the ancient tribal ritual in an Indian village near the Amazon, where he fell in love with the daughter of a chief, at the same time more and more like the side of the original daily life, and a more in-depth understanding of their ancient customs, however, he found where deforestation has become increasingly serious.

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Lilies 1996

Lilies 1996

Lilies 1996
Lilies – Les feluettes (original title)
R | 1h 35min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy | 16 August 1997 (Japan)

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1952: Bishop Bilodeau visits a québécois prison to hear the confession of a boyhood friend jailed for murder 40 years ago. The inmates force the prelate to watch a play depicting what really happened in 1912. We meet him as a young man, strait-laced, intent on convincing Simon (now the convict) to join the seminary with him. Vallier, the son of an impoverished and eccentric countess, loves Simon and he is drawn to Vallier, but in fear of his father’s wrath for kissing Vallier during drama rehearsal, Simon courts a visiting Parisian, asking her to marry him. Vallier, encouraged by his mother, attends the engagement party to declare his love for Simon. And what does the watchful Bilodeau do?

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Breath 2017

Breath 2017

Breath 2017
1h 55min | Drama, Sport | 1 June 2018 (USA)

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Based on Tim Winton’s award-winning and international bestselling novel set in mid-70s coastal Australia. Two teenage boys, hungry for discovery, form an unlikely friendship with a mysterious older adventurer who pushes them to take risks that will have a lasting and profound impact on their lives.

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If…. 1968

If.... 1968

If…. 1968
R | 1h 51min | Drama | 1 January 1970 (Hungary)

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In an indictment of the British public school system, we follow Mick and his mostly younger friends through a series of indignities and occasionally abuse as any fond feelings toward these schools are destroyed. When Mick and his friends rebel, violently, the catch phrase, “which side would you be on” becomes quite stark.

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Thomas14 (2018)

Thomas14 (2018)

Thomas14 (2018)
12min | Drama | TV Series (2018– )

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Thomas of 14 has just moved to Amager with his mother. Thomas draws a lot and uses it as an escape. In his new class, Thomas Mads and Emma meet. Mads thinks Thomas’s drawings are great. Emma is more interested in Thomas and invites him home to him. It does not work properly between them, but when Thomas wants to go, he meets Emma’s big brother. Something happens in Thomas, which makes him act in a new way, but it also spoils something between Emma and Thomas. It all really falls apart for a party with the popular Boas. Thomas can not all play. He must go his own way to find himself again. THOMAS14 is a series about all the things that change us as humans.

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