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A thrill packed story set in South Africa, where a hospital worker faced with a fatal illness and desperate to provide for his family, kidnaps a viviting dignitary. In doing so, he must dodge the police and a political assassin. Starring Anthony Quinn (Hercules: the Legendary Journeys, Last Action Hero)
Two drifters, Peter Coyote and Danny Glover star as two men travelling through the U.S. during the ‘60s through to the ‘80s. This unusual film manages to satirise just about every conceivable situation, but keeps from posturing by not taking itself too seriously.
Mel Gibon is a handsome and hard working young man who is hired by an intelligent, middle aged woman (Piper Laurie). Tim is unable to read or write, so Mary starts to educate him on the basics of life. Soon their friendship develops into love, but can true love exist between people of different worlds and different ages?
Based on the Wilbur Smith book, this story revolves around the sabotage of South Africa’s largest gold mine, in order to disrupt production and in turn influence the price of gold in the world. Action, thrills and danger are the focus of this non-stop adventure movie starring Roger Moore, Susannah York and John Gielgud.
THE SNOWS OF KILIMANJARO
Based on Ernest Hemmingway’s short story, Gregory Peck stars as a writer named Harry Street. During a safari in Africa, he falls seriously ill. While recovering from his fever, he reflects on his past adventures and lost loves and tries to discover the meaning of his life.
THE GREAT ST. LOUIS BANK ROBBERY
An ex-football hero takes a wrong turn and ends up with a gang of thieves planning to knock over a bank. Shot at the actual location of the robbery and with the appearance of the St. Louis police officers that handled the case, this hard edges intense drama will hold your attention to the last scene. Starring Steve McQueen
On leave in a shore-side town, Johnny becomes interested in a young dark haired woman. He learns that she plays a mermaid in the local carnival. After a few strange occurances, Johnny begins to believe she may actually be a real mermaid that habitually kills during the cycle of the full moon. Starring Dennis Hopper.
MAD DOG MORGAN
This was a film made during Dennis Hopper’s “wilderness” years, when Hollywood was too nervous to employ him. During that period, he made some of his bravest and honest performances. MAD DOG MORGAN qualifies as one of his very best.
Dan is a prison guard on the edge of breaking. Demoted to the women’s section of a maximum security prison, he is seduced by a streetwise female prisoner. When she becomes pregnant by him, he masterminds a daring prison breakout. Unfortunately, outside the walls, things are not as they seem to be, with deadly results.
A ruthless fugitive on the run from the law and carrying several million dollars, hides out in the home of a farm family. The tables soon turn, when the family becomes more criminally depraved than he is, and begins to terrorise him instead of the other way around. Lee Marvin is at his best playing the classic tough guy in this non-stop action thriller.