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Without a Dowry (film)

Without a Dowry is a 1937 Soviet film directed by Yakov Protazanov and starring Nina Alisova. It was based on Alexander Ostrovskys play Without a Dowry.

The Goalkeeper (film)

The Goalkeeper is a 1936 Soviet sports-musical comedy film directed by Semyon Timoshenko. The screen version of novel by Lev Kassil Goalkeeper of the Republic, one of the first literary works about sport in the USSR.

The Children of Captain Grant (film)

The Children of Captain Grant is a 1936 Soviet adventure film directed by Vladimir Vaynshtok and David Gutman and starring Nikolai Cherkasov, Ivan Chuvelyov and Yuri Yuryev. It is an adaptation of the 1868 novel In Search of the Castaways by Jule ...

Dubrovsky (film)

Stepan Kayukov as Colonel Vladimir Gardin as Prince Vereysky Mikhail Tarkhanov as Spitsin Galina Grigoreva as Marya Kirilovna Troyekurova Boris Livanov as Vladimir Dubrovsky Iosif Samarin-Elsky as Dubrovskys father Pavel Volkov as Arkhip Nikolay ...

Mayerling (1936 film)

Mayerling is a 1936 French historical drama film directed by Anatole Litvak and produced by Seymour Nebenzal from a screenplay by Marcel Achard, Joseph Kessel, and Irma von Cube, based on the 1930 novel Idylls End by Claude Anet. The film stars C ...

The Milky Way (1936 film)

The Milky Way is a 1936 American comedy film starring Harold Lloyd. Directed by comedy veteran Leo McCarey, the film was written by Grover Jones, Frank Butler and Richard Connell based on a play of the same name by Lynn Root and Harry Clork which ...

The Lower Depths (1936 film)

The Lower Depths is a 1936 French drama film directed by Jean Renoir, based on the play of the same title by Maxim Gorky. Its scenes contrast the life of the upper and lower classes to comedic effect. The film is an example of the poetic realism. ...

Romeo and Juliet (1936 film)

Romeo and Juliet is a 1936 American film adapted from the play by William Shakespeare, directed by George Cukor from a screenplay by Talbot Jennings. The film stars Leslie Howard as Romeo and Norma Shearer as Juliet, and the supporting cast featu ...

Sabotage (1936 film)

Sabotage, also released as The Woman Alone, is a 1936 British espionage thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock and starring Sylvia Sidney, Oskar Homolka, and John Loder. It is loosely based on Joseph Conrads novel The Secret Agent, about a wo ...

The Thirteen

Soviet Central Asia. Ten demobilized Red Army soldiers ride through the desert to the railroad. Three more people are with them: commander of the frontier Zhuravlev and his wife Maria Nikolaevna and an old geologist. In the desert, they find a we ...

Circus (1936 film)

Circus is a 1936 Soviet melodramatic comedy musical film. It was directed by Grigori Aleksandrov and Isidor Simkov at the Mosfilm studios. In his own words, it was conceived as "an eccentric comedy.a real side splitter." Starring the glamorous an ...

The Charge of the Light Brigade (1936 film)

The Charge of the Light Brigade is a 1936 American historical adventure film made by Warner Bros. It was directed by Michael Curtiz and produced by Samuel Bischoff, with Hal B. Wallis as executive producer, from a screenplay by Michael Jacoby and ...

As You Like It (1936 film)

As You Like It is a 1936 British romantic comedy film directed by Paul Czinner and starring Laurence Olivier as Orlando and Elisabeth Bergner as Rosalind. It is based on William Shakespeares play of the same name. It was Oliviers first performanc ...

Accidental Meeting (1936 film)

Konstantin Nassonov as The Factory director as K. A. Nasonov Sergey Nikonov as The driver as S. N. Nikonov Pyotr Savin as Pyotr Ivanovich as P. N. Savin Yevgeny Samoylov as Grigoriy Rybin as E. V. Samoylov Ivan Lobyzovskiy as Petya Solovyov, aka ...

Immortal Beloved (1994 film)

Immortal Beloved is a 1994 film about the life of composer Ludwig van Beethoven. The story follows Beethovens secretary and first biographer Anton Schindler as he attempts to ascertain the true identity of the Unsterbliche Geliebte addressed in t ...

Being Human (1994 film)

Being Human is a 1994 British-Japanese comedy-drama film written and directed by Bill Forsyth and starring Robin Williams, John Turturro, Bill Nighy, Vincent DOnofrio, Robert Carlyle and Theresa Russell. The film portrays the experience of a sing ...

The Browning Version (1994 film)

The Browning Version is a 1994 film directed by Mike Figgis and starring Albert Finney, Greta Scacchi and Matthew Modine. The film is based on the 1948 play by Terence Rattigan, which was previously adapted for film under the same name in 1951.

Wolf (1994 film)

Wolf is a 1994 American romantic horror film directed by Mike Nichols and starring Jack Nicholson, Michelle Pfeiffer, James Spader, Kate Nelligan, Richard Jenkins, Christopher Plummer, Eileen Atkins, David Hyde Pierce and Om Puri. It was written ...

The Crow (1994 film)

The Crow is a 1994 American superhero film directed by Alex Proyas, written by David J. Schow and John Shirley. The film stars Brandon Lee in his final film appearance. The film is based on James OBarrs comic book of the same name, and tells the ...

The Castle (1994 film)

The Castle is a 1994 film directed by Aleksei Balabanov. It is the second notable screen version of Kafka’s unfinished novel The Castle. It tells of an individual desperately trying to preserve his identity while struggling against sinister and i ...

La Reine Margot (1994 film)

La Reine Margot is a 1994 French period film directed by Patrice Chereau, and written by himself along with Daniele Thompson, based on the 1845 historical novel La Reine Margot by Alexandre Dumas. The movie stars Isabelle Adjani, Daniel Auteuil, ...

Love Affair (1994 film)

Love Affair is a 1994 American romantic drama film and a remake of the 1939 film of the same name. It was directed by Glenn Gordon Caron and produced by Warren Beatty from a screenplay by Robert Towne and Beatty, based on the 1939 screenplay by D ...

Little Women (1994 film)

Little Women is a 1994 American coming-of-age period drama film directed by Gillian Armstrong. The screenplay by Robin Swicord is based on Louisa May Alcotts 1868 novel of the same name, the fifth feature film adaptation of the classic story. Aft ...

The Mask (1994 film)

The Mask is a 1994 American superhero comedy film directed by Charles Russell, produced by Bob Engelman, and written by Mike Werb, loosely based on the Mask comics published by Dark Horse Comics. It stars Jim Carrey, Peter Riegert, Peter Greene, ...

The Master and Margarita (1994 film)

The Master and Margarita is a Russian film made by director Yuri Kara, based on the novel The Master and Margarita by the Russian author Mikhail Bulgakov.

The Monster (1994 film)

The Monster is a 1994 Italian-French comedy film, starring Roberto Benigni as a man who is mistaken by police profilers for a serial killer due to a misunderstanding of the mans strange behavior. This film was, at the time it came out, the highes ...

The Voyeur (1994 film)

Luomo che guarda, misleadingly translated into English as The Voyeur, is a 1994 Italian erotic drama film written and directed by Tinto Brass in a free adaptation of Alberto Moravias eponymous novel. It tells the story of an academic who in his i ...

Gunmen (1994 film)

Gunmen is a 1994 action-comedy film directed by Deran Sarafian. It stars Mario Van Peebles, Christopher Lambert, Denis Leary, Kadeem Hardison, and Patrick Stewart. Robert Harper and Brenda Bakke are co-stars of the film. It was released to home v ...

Dias contados (film)

Dias contados is a 1994 Spanish thriller film directed by Imanol Uribe, starring Javier Bardem, Candela Peña, Carmelo Gomez and Ruth Gabriel.

Three Sisters (1994 film)

Three Sisters is a 1994 Russian film, based on Anton Chekhovs play of the same name. The movie was very successful in the former countries of the USSR and had one Nika Award nomination for the best cinematographer.

Dark Waters (1994 film)

Dark Waters, is a 1994 horror film directed by Mariano Baino, who co-wrote it with Andy Bark and also served as the editor.

Street Fighter (1994 film)

Street Fighter is a 1994 Japanese-American action film written and directed by Steven E. de Souza, based on the Street Fighter video game series, produced by Capcom. It stars Jean-Claude Van Damme and Raul Julia, along with supporting performance ...

The Fantastic Four (unreleased film)

The Fantastic Four is an unreleased 1994 independent superhero film based on Marvel Comics long-running comic book and features the origin of the Fantastic Four and the teams first battle with the evil Doctor Doom, combining the superteams origin ...

Motorcycle Gang (1994 film)

Motorcycle Gang originally aired on the cable television network Showtime on August 5, 1994, as part of the anthology series Rebel Highway. As with other films in the series, its name is taken from a 1950s B-movie but its plot bears no resemblanc ...

Crackerjack (1994 film)

The film received three stars from the DVD & Video Guide 2005 which states that the movie "would have been even better if star Thomas Ian Griffith were a better actor."

Timecop

Timecop is a 1994 American science fiction action film directed by Peter Hyams and co-written by Mike Richardson and Mark Verheiden. Richardson also served as executive producer. The film is based on Timecop, a story created by Richardson, writte ...

The Getaway (1994 film)

The Getaway is a 1994 American action thriller film directed by Roger Donaldson. The screenplay was written by Walter Hill and Amy Holden Jones, based on Jim Thompson’s 1958 novel of the same name. The film stars Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger, wi ...

Hellbound (film)

Hellbound is a 1994 supernatural thriller film starring Chuck Norris, Calvin Levels and Christopher Neame. It was directed by Aaron Norris and written by Ian Rabin, Anthony Ridio and Brent Friedman. It was the final film made by Cannon Films.

Speed (1994 film)

Speed is a 1994 American action thriller film directed by Jan de Bont, in his feature film directorial debut. The film stars Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper, Sandra Bullock, Joe Morton, and Jeff Daniels. It is about a speeding bus that is rigged by a ...

To Live (1994 film)

To Live, also titled Lifetimes in some English versions, is a Chinese drama film directed by Zhang Yimou in 1994, starring Ge You, Gong Li, and produced by the Shanghai Film Studio and ERA International. It is based on the novel of the same name ...

Family Album (miniseries)

Family Album, also known as Danielle Steels Family Album, is a 1994 NBC television miniseries based on the 1985 novel of the same name by Danielle Steel. Directed by Jack Bender, it was broadcast in two parts on October 23 and 24, 1994. The drama ...

Sleepless Night (2011 film)

Sleepless Night is a 2011 thriller film directed and co-written by Frederic Jardin. The film premiered in 2011 at the Toronto International Film Festival, and has received positive reviews from critics.

In Darkness (2011 film)

In Darkness is a 2011 Polish drama film written by David F. Shamoon and directed by Agnieszka Holland. It was nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at the 84th Academy Awards. Based on true events during German occupation of Poland, the film t ...

Beloved (2011 film)

Beloved is a 2011 French film written and directed by Christophe Honore, starring Chiara Mastroianni, Catherine Deneuve, Ludivine Sagnier, Louis Garrel, Milos Forman, Paul Schneider, and Michel Delpech. The story is set in the 1960s through the 2 ...

In Time

In Time is a 2011 American science fiction action film written, directed, and produced by Andrew Niccol. Amanda Seyfried and Justin Timberlake star as inhabitants in a society where people stop aging at 25. Instead of using paper money, a new eco ...

Beyond the Border (2011 film)

Beyond the Border is a 2011 Swedish war film directed by Richard Holm with Andre Sjoberg, Antti Reini and Bjorn Sundquist in the main roles.

Two Days

Olga Dihovichnaya - Lida Kseniya Rappoport - Maria Ilinichna Boris Kamorzin - Sergei Ivanovich Begletsov, Governor Yuri Pronin - Chief Engineer Sergey Umanov - Kharkevich Irina Rozanova - Larisa Petrovna Gennady Smirnov - Victor Evgeny Muravich - ...

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011 film)

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is a 2011 psychological crime thriller film based on the 2005 novel by Swedish writer Stieg Larsson. It was directed by David Fincher with a screenplay by Steven Zaillian. Starring Daniel Craig as journalist Mikael ...

Jane Eyre (2011 film)

Jane Eyre is a 2011 romantic drama film directed by Cary Fukunaga and starring Mia Wasikowska and Michael Fassbender. The screenplay is written by Moira Buffini based on Charlotte Brontes 1847 novel of the same name, a classic of the Gothic, bild ...

Home (2011 film)

The Shamanov family lives in a two-story house in the middle of the Don steppes. Head of the family is the venerable Grigory Ivanovich Bogdan Stupka, whom every member of the family respects and fears. Father of Grigory Ivanovich, Ivan Matveyevic ...