Les ballets écarlates 2007

Les ballets écarlates 2007

Les ballets écarlates 2007

Les ballets écarlates 2007
1h 20min | Drama | 25 April 2007 (France)

Storyline:

A pedophilia network organizes games with children. One of them, Eric, manages to escape from this horror party and takes refuge with Violaine, a forest ranger whose son has mysteriously disappeared.

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Don’t Torture a Duckling 1972

Don't Torture a Duckling 1972

Don’t Torture a Duckling 1972

Don’t Torture a Duckling 1972
Non si sevizia un paperino (original title)
Not Rated | 1h 45min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller | 29 September 1972 (Italy)

Storyline:

A reporter and a promiscuous young woman try to solve a series of child killings in a remote southern Italian town rife with superstition and a distrust of outsiders.

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Department Q: The Keeper of Lost Causes 2013

Department Q: The Keeper of Lost Causes 2013

Department Q: The Keeper of Lost Causes 2013

Department Q: The Keeper of Lost Causes 2013
Kvinden i buret (original title)
Not Rated | 1h 36min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller | 17 June 2016 (USA)

Storyline:

Chief detective Carl Mørck and his assistant Assad become involved in a five-year-old case concerning the mystery of politician Merete Lynggaard’s disappearance – a journey that takes them deep into the undercurrent of abuse and malice that lurks beneath the polished surface of Scandinavia.

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Devil’s Playground 2014

Devil's Playground 2014

Devil’s Playground 2014

Devil’s Playground 2014
45min | Drama | TV Mini-Series (2014)

Storyline:

In 1976, Fred Schepisi’s first feature film, The Devil’s Playground, daringly dealt with the conflict between desire and spirituality in a Catholic seminary. It’s now considered a classic of Australian cinema. At the film’s centre was a 13-year-old boy, Tom Allen, torn between his calling and his sexuality. This series picks up the story 35 years later. It is 1988 and Tom is now in his forties. A practising Catholic and respected Sydney psychiatrist, Tom accepts an offer from the Bishop of Sydney to become a secular confessor to the Catholic clergy, and is soon embroiled in political and theological intrigue.

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Le début de l’hiver 2009

Le début de l'hiver 2009

Le début de l’hiver 2009

Le début de l’hiver 2009
15min | Short, Drama | 9 July 2009 (France)

Storyline:

On a winter morning, a young boy walks in the countryside along an isolated road. A truck stops. The driver offers the child to take him. Gradually, the man is enterprising, to commit the irreparable.

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The Conformist 1970

The Conformist 1970

The Conformist 1970

The Conformist 1970
Il conformista (original title)
R | 1h 53min | Drama | 22 October 1970 (USA)

Storyline:

This story opens in 1938 in Rome, where Marcello has just taken a job working for Mussollini and is courting a beautiful young woman who will make him even more of a conformist. Marcello is going to Paris on his honeymoon and his bosses have an assignment for him there. Look up an old professor who fled Italy when the fascists came into power. At the border of Italy and France, where Marcello and his bride have to change trains, his bosses give him a gun with a silencer. In a flashback to 1917, we learn why sex and violence are linked in Marcello’s mind.

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