The Man From Elysian Fields(2001)
A failed novelist's inability to pay the bills strains relations with his wife and leads him to work at an escort service where he becomes entwined with a wealthy woman whose husband is a successful writer.
When a super elixir (capable of either curing all diseases or being used as an all-powerful destructive weapon) is discovered in eastern Europe, a scientist (Curt Lowens) tries to hijack the formula. To prevent the elixir's safe return, he invents an android controlled by the use of thought-power al...
A slave owner in the 1840s trains one of his slaves to be a bare-knuckle fighter.
The Manchurian Candidate(1962)
A former Korean War POW is brainwashed by Communists into becoming a political assassin. But another former prisoner may know how to save him.
A Man Called Intrepid(1979)
During World War II, a wealthy Canadian uses his own money to help the Allies form an espionage network.
The Man Called Flintstone(1966)
In this feature-length film based on the "Flintstones" TV show, secret agent Rock Slag is injured during a chase in Bedrock. Slag's chief decides to replace the injured Slag with Fred Flintstone, who just happens to look like him. The trip takes Fred to Paris and Rome, which is good for Wilma, Barne...
Man Bites Dog(1992)
Woah! This film is so darkly comical it's set a higher level for films to work at. This movie actually won an oscar in the cannes film festival and was said to be probably the best film of 1992. The plot: A camera crew follows a serial killer/thief around as he exercises his craft. He expounds o...
Man's Best Friend(1993)
A reporter (Ally Sheedy) sneaks into a lab to investigate animal cruelty, and emerges from the ordealwith a mastiff named Max in this 1993 thriller. The dog, which has been genetically enhanced, makes her life miserable while they are being chased by the owner of the lab (Lance Henriksen).
In this comedy, Nydia (Thalia) was born in New York City to a family of Puerto Rican immigrants who run a restaurant. Nydia is on summer vacation after her freshman year at Boston University, and comes home to discover things are not well with the family business; customers have not been coming arou...
A twenty-nine year-old slacker who lives with his mom realizes his sweet set-up is threatened when she hears wedding bells with her self-help guru beau.