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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Kissing Game 2020

Kissing Game 2020

Kissing Game 2020

Kissing Game 2020
Boca a Boca (original title)
TV-MA | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | TV Series (2020– )

Storyline:

In a Brazilian cattle-ranching town, adolescents panic when they’re threatened by the outbreak of a contagious infection transmitted by kissing.

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The Deep End 2001

The Deep End 2001

The Deep End 2001

The Deep End 2001
R | 1h 41min | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 31 August 2001 (USA)

Storyline:

With her husband perpetually away at work, a mother raises her children virtually alone. Her teenage son is testing the waters of the adult world, and early one morning she wakes to find the dead body of his gay lover on the beach of their rural lakeside home. What would you do? What is rational and what do you do to protect your child? How far do you go and when do you stop?

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The Golden Head 1964

The Golden Head 1964

The Golden Head 1964

The Golden Head 1964
1h 42min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime | 8 September 2009 (USA)

Storyline:

Milly, Michael and Harold Stevenson are in Budapest with their father, a British inspector who is attending an international convention of criminal investigators. Two thieves use the conference as an opportunity to steal the golden bust of Saint László from the Cathedral of Gyór and attempt to smuggle it out of the country. The Stevenson children trail the thieves through Budapest and the surrounding area, providing a widescreen travelogue of the culture and landmarks of Hungary.

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Sugar Pine Falls 2017

Sugar Pine Falls 2017

Sugar Pine Falls 2017

Sugar Pine Falls 2017
18min | Short, Drama, Mystery | 1 January 2017 (Australia)

Storyline:

SUGAR PINE FALLS is about growing up fast. Monty and his little sister are being driven halfway across the country by their mum (Hannah), in another attempted escape of Monty’s alcoholic father. Monty is 16 and can’t yet shake the responsibility of looking after his emotionally erratic mum. When they arrive at the Sugar Pine Caravan Park, Monty forms an unexpected friendship with James; an intriguing and artistic older boy. James has a heaviness weighing on him and takes to the Monty’s awkwardly insightful presence as a much needed distraction. But, SUGAR PINE is a dark place where everyone has something to hide and happiness is fleeting. A body lays limp beneath a waterfall and as the film unravels the awful truth will be revealed.

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Klynham Summer 1982

Klynham Summer 1982

Klynham Summer 1982

Klynham Summer 1982
The Scarecrow (original title)
PG | 1h 28min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller | 9 February 1985 (Denmark)

Storyline:

The same night as a girl is slain in the woods, the teenagers Sam and Les are robbed of all of their hard earned hens. In the quest for their hens they cross the murderer’s path.

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Lost Hearts 1973

Lost Hearts 1973

Lost Hearts 1973

Lost Hearts 1973
35min | Short, Horror, Mystery | TV Short 25 December 1973

Storyline:

A young orphan, Stephen, is sent to go and live with his strange, much older cousin at his remote country house. Once there, Stephen experiences terrible dreams in which he sees a young girl and boy who are missing their hearts.

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Blood 1989

Blood 1989

Blood 1989

Blood 1989
O Sangue (original title)
1h 35min | Drama, Mystery | 7 December 1990 (Portugal)

Storyline:

Vicente, seventeen, lives with brother Nino, ten-years-old, and his ailing father in a derelict house on the outskirts of the capital. They don’t seem to remember their mother, and are very much attached to their father, despite his temper, and his frequent absences from home. One day, the father leaves for good, and Vicente and Nino swear to cover it up. It’s their secret. Clara, the primary school assistant, is fascinatingly beautiful, and secretive, and (may be) she knows it aswel. There are other secrets, though: the origin of the money that appears at Vicente’s house; the relationship between Vicente’s well-to-do uncle and his girlfriend; the relationship between the four people who once played the cards together, and now can’t stand each other.

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