Showing posts with label 1970s. Show all posts
Showing posts with label 1970s. Show all posts

Don Juan (Or If Don Juan Were a Woman) (1973)

Directed by: Roger Vadim
Stars: Brigitte Bardot, Robert Hossein, Mathieu Carrière
Language: French Subtitles: English [srt]
Country: France | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Don Juan ou Si Don Juan était une femme…, Ms. Don Juan
DescriptionJeanne lives in Paris and believes she is the reincarnation of Don Juan. She visits a priest and tells him she has killed a man. He comes to her elegant flat – her father has died leaving her rich – and she tells the priest stories about men she has seduced. The seduction is easy, she tells him, it’s destruction that takes planning. We watch her with an upright elected official, a wealthy boor, and a folk singer. She describes herself as a spider. Her friend Léporella tries to be Jeanne’s conscience. What does Jeanne want?

Una stagione all’inferno (1970)

Directed by: Nelo Risi
Stars: Terence Stamp, Jean-Claude Brialy, Florinda Bolkan
Language: Italian
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Vhsrip
Also known as: A Season in Hell
DescriptionAbout the last months Arthur Rimbaud spent in Africa before his untimely death (he was only 37), trafficking in arms and maybe in slaves. With a frequent use of flashback earlier moments of Rimbaud’s life are explored: his school years as model student, his meeting in Paris with Paul Verlaine and consequent friendship and homosexual affair, the relocation in England. Terence Stamp, constantly nervous and grinning, is perfect portraying the french poet.

Warlords of the Deep (1978)

Directed by: Kevin Connor
Stars: Doug McClure, Peter Gilmore, Shane Rimmer
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Warlords of Atlantis, Seven Cities of Atlantis
DescriptionSearching for the lost world of Atlantis, Prof. Aitken, his son Charles and Greg Collinson are betrayed by the crew of their expedition’s ship, attracted by the fabulous treasures of Atlantis. The diving bell destroyed, a deep sea monster attacks the boat. They are all dragged to the bottom of the sea where they meet the inhabitants of the lost continent, an advance alien race makes slaves of the ship-wrecked sailors. The aliens want to rule the human world to create a nazi state. Due to his high IQ, they think that Charles may join them. Greg and the team will need the help of Delphine, the daughter of a slave, to escape the city surrounded by evil creatures.

Quadroon (1971)

Directed by: Jack Weis, Herbert Janneke Jr
Stars: Kathy McKee, Tim Kincaid, Robert Priest
Language: English
Country: Usa | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Black Agony: The Color of Truth
DescriptionA story of love, lust, violence and murder on a sadistic southern plantation during the slave era.

A Brief Vacation (1973)

Directed by: Vittorio De Sica
Stars: Florinda Bolkan, Renato Salvatori, Daniel Quenaud
Language: Italian | Subtitles: English
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Una breve vacanza, Las vacaciones
DescriptionA women lives a miserable life in the basement of her Milan apartment, with her boring inlaws and three children (boys). Her husband has been injured. Her bleak life takes an unexpected turn when she is diagnosed with tuberculosis and has to go to a sanatorium in the Italian Alps. At the medical clinic in Milan she meets young mechanic with the similar health problems. At the sanatorium she meets again the same man and they start a passionate love affair. All good things must come to an end. When she is cured, she has to return to that rathole from which she only briefly emerged.

The Brain Leeches (1978)

Directed by: Fred Olen Ray
Stars: Paul Jones, Marcia Scott, Ray Starr
Language: English
Country: Usa | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
DescriptionHome movie telling the story of leeches from space that crash on Earth and attempt to take over the world.

Caravans (1978)

Directed by: James Fargo
Stars: Anthony Quinn, Michael Sarrazin, Christopher Lee
Language: English
Country: Usa | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
DescriptionThe story happens in 1948, in a fictional country, called Zakharstan (in the novel “Caravans” is probably Afghanistan). Mark Miller (Michael Sarazyn) is a young U.S. Embassy employee who is responsible to follow Ellen Jasper (Jennifer O’Neill), the daughter of Senator Jasper, who later has married Colonel Nazrullah (Behrouz Vossoughi) and disappeared. During the investigation, Mark Miller (Michael Sarazyn) realizes that Ellen Jasper (Jennifer O’Neill) has escaped from her husband, Colonel Nazrullah (Behrouz Vossoughi), living among a tribe whose leader is Zulffiqar (Anthony Quinn). He will fail to convince her to be reunited with his father. But, Mark Miller (Michael Sarazyn) has realized that the leader of tribe is an outlaw who resists against the government’s proposals for a permanent settlement of his tribe and also with cooperation of another rebel man, Shakkur (Mohamad Ali Keshavarz), are engaged to Russian arms trafficking

Lovin’ Molly (1974)

Directed by: Sidney Lumet
Stars: Anthony Perkins, Beau Bridges, Blythe Danner
Language: English | Subtitles: Greek
Country: Usa | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: The Wild and the Sweet, Molly, Gid & Johnny
DescriptionSpanning nearly 40 years from 1925 to 1964, two Texas farm boys; straight-arrow Gid and laid-back Johnny fight over the affections of the beautiful and headstrong Molly Taylor, who consistently refuses to marry either of them.

Forbidden Love (1977)

Directed by: Vicente Aranda
Stars: Victoria Abril, Lou Castel, Fernando Sancho
Language: Spanish
Country: Spain | Imdb Info | Vhsrip
Also known as: Cambio de sexo, Change of Sex, I Want to Be a Woman
DescriptionIn this 1976 film, an unhappy and very effeminate man (played by a woman, Victoria Abril), experiences one difficulty after another. As a boy in Cataluña, his father attempts to teach him to “be a man.” These lessons include taking him to a big-city whorehouse to have sex. At the bordello, he successfully avoids having sex with a woman, but when he sees a transvestite revue which culminates in the actors revealing their actual genitalia, he is fascinated. He runs away from home, learns to be a hairdresser, and develops a transvestite act of his own. After numerous love affairs with men, he eventually realizes his transsexual nature and goes to another country to have a sex-change operation.

Fear Is the Key (1972)

Directed by: Michael Tuchner
Stars: Barry Newman, Suzy Kendall, John Vernon
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
DescriptionFollowing the death of his family in an aeroplane crash, a man plots an elaborate revenge scheme on those responsible. By setting himself up as a criminal, he plans to get close to a certain tycoon who has been approached by the culprits to help them retrieve the cargo of the lost plane.

Eugenie Sex Happening (1974)

Directed by: Jesus Franco
Stars: Soledad Miranda, Paul Muller, Andrés Monales
Language: English, French (2tracks)  | Subtitles: English
Country: France | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Eugénie, Eugenie de Sade
DescriptionEugenie, a beautiful but shy young girl, lives with her stepfather, a famous writer specializing in stories of erotica. One day she happens to read one of his “erotic” books and its power so affects her that begins to find herself sexually attracted to her stepfather. He notices this, and eventually brings her into his dark world of sexual perversion and murder.

Summerfield (1977)

Directed by: Ken Hannam
Stars: Nick Tate, John Waters, Elizabeth Alexander
Language: English
Country: Australia | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
DescriptionA teacher discovers one of his students has a rare blood disease, and is drawn into a mystery that culminates in a thrilling climax.

The Return of the Bionic Boy (1979)

Directed by: Bobby A. Suarez
Stars: Marrie Lee, Susan Beacher, Kerry Chandler
Language: English
Country: Hong Kong | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Dynamite Johnson, Bionic Boy II
DescriptionMaster Johnson Yap stars as Dynamite Johnson a crippled boy who undergoes an operation by bionic doctors to make him superbionic. In the same hospital is a man suffering from terrible burns inflicted by a giant robot dragon. His delirious ramblings are overhead by Bionicboy (with his superbionic ears) so he teams up with Cleopatra Wong (Marrie Lee) for an investigation which uncovers an evil Nazi plot for world domination.

Black Terrorist (1978)

Directed by: Neil Hetherington
Stars: Vera Johns, Alan Granville, Norman Knox
Language: English
Country: South Africa | Imdb Info | Vhsrip
DescriptionThis Film Is Based On A True Story – Every Shocking Detail Actually Happened!

Punking Out (1978)

Directed by: Maggi Carson, Juliusz Kossakowski
Stars: Stiv Bators, Cheetah Chrome, Richard Hell
Language: English
Country: Usa | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
DescriptionDocuments the beginning of the punk rock movement in New York City at CBGB’s, a punk night club, and the lifestyle that revolves around this scene. Presents a sometimes shocking look at the attitudes and motivations behind the movement through interviews with outspoken club-goers and band members of the Ramones, Richard Hell and the Voidoids, and the Dead Boys.