Category 2019

My Days of Mercy

Lucy (Ellen Page) and her siblings Martha (Amy Seimetz) and Ben (Charlie Shotwell) are moving in a motorhome across North America to attend protest events against the death penalty. Her motivation is her own father – sentenced to death for killing his wife...

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Us

With the socially critical horror film “Get Out”, director Jordan Peele created a real phenomenon in 2017. In addition to grossing $ 255 million – with production costs of $ 4.6 million – the film was also nominated for the Best Picture, Best Director and Best Actor Oscars. The Oscar for Best Original Screenplay Peele has taken home...

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Free Solo

Oscar-winning documentary about the extreme climber Alex Honnold, who forced the 1000-meter-high wall at El Capitan in Free Solo without any security...

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Apocalypse Now

In 1969, the Vietnam War reached its sad climax. In the then Vietnamese capital Saigon Captain Benjamin L. Willard (Martin Sheen) receives the order, one of the own comrades, to eliminate the uncomfortable Colonel Walter E. Kurtz (Marlon Brando). The military leadership has lost control of the renegade, who, along with other deserting US soldiers and Montagnards, has built his own empire in Cambodia’s neutral neighbor state and has appointed himself ruler. A patrol boat heads up the Mekong river towards the Cambodian border. For Willard and the inexperienced garrison (including Laurence Fishbourne), the journey becomes a grim hellish trip, not only confronting it with the madness and futility of the war, but also penetrating ever deeper into the depths of the human soul. The film is based on the novel “Heart of Darkness” by Joseph Conrad and the Vietnam War Reports “Betrayed to Hell – Dispatches” by Michael Herr. The difficulties in producing “Apocalypse Now” have gone down in film history: director Francis Ford Coppola has had to invest part of his own private fortune in the ambitious project, which took 16 months to complete and required twice the original production cost. Leading actor Martin Sheen suffered a severe heart attack during filming, and Marlon Brando and Coppola kept arguing...

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Apollo 11

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary, a documentary comes to the cinemas, which brings the moon landing on the screen with unprecedented original recordings...

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Annabelle Comes Home

To keep the puppet Annabelle from further atrocities, she has taken the demonologist couple Warren in their care. Safely guarded by sanctified and priest-blessed glass, she finds herself surrounded by other paranormal artifacts that hold the Warrens in a purpose-built space. Nevertheless, Annabelle manages to free herself from her glass prison...

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The Silence

In the horror film of “Annabelle” director John Leonetti, mutant bats attack the family of a deaf teenager...

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BrightBurn

“Guardians of the Galaxy” director James Gunn turns Superman’s story upside down and reinterprets it as a grim superhero horror movie...

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A Dog’s Journey

Continuation of the first part “Bailey – A friend for life”, about a dog soul traveling through several bodies to make a promise...

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The Dead Don’t Die

The quiet life in the idyllic town of Centerville comes as a surprise when the local police are called to a case in a remote diner...

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