Search results for "1981"
Ninja In The Deadly Trap

Ninja In The Deadly Trap

Ninja In The Deadly Trap
IMDb: 6.5
92

During the Ming Dynasty, as Japanese pirates wreak havoc along the Chinese coast, laying waste to entire towns, a band of ninjas start appearing and target the Chinese military commander,…

Genre: Action, Drama
Rubberface

Rubberface

Rubberface
IMDb: 3.4
55

A teen-age girl conceals her insecurity behind a barrage of jokes — until she meets an aspiring comedian who asks for her help with his new act. | | |…

Hands Up!

Hands Up!

Hands Up!
IMDb: 6.5
76

The reunion of a group of former medical students results in a flood of bitter memories.

Genre: Drama
Woman Revenger

Woman Revenger

Woman Revenger
IMDb: 6
85

Learning of childhood friend Meihua’s death, Lingling goes to Japan to find Meihua’s sister, Meifeng. Brutal gangsters demand Lingling return an item Meihua stole, and hold Meifeng hostage. Old friends…

Genre: Crime, Thriller
Presents

Presents

Presents
IMDb: 7.1
99

The apparent vertical scratch in celluloid that opens Presents literally opens into a film within the film. When its figure awakens into a woman in a ‘real’ unreal set, the…

Genre: Fantasy
Angel Guts: Red Porno

Angel Guts: Red Porno

Angel Guts: Red Porno
IMDb: 5.6
67

Nami is a department store worker who agrees to stand in for a friend in a magazine photo-shoot, which turns out to be for an S&M magazine. When the photos…

Genre: Drama
Cutting It Short

Cutting It Short

Cutting It Short
IMDb: 7.6
93

Francin, manager of a small-town brewery, has a charming wife whose abundant blonde locks are an adornment to the town. Maryska looks ethereal but loves meat and beer, while Francin…

Genre: Comedy
The Inquisitor

The Inquisitor

The Inquisitor
IMDb: 7.6
84

Martinaud, an illustrious notary suspected of being the perpetrator of two horrendous crimes, voluntarily agrees to be questioned by Inspector Gallien on New Year’s Eve. What initially is a routine…

Night of Horror

Night of Horror

Night of Horror
IMDb: 1.4
76

Steve’s buddy Chris can’t understand why he’s reluctant to play in their band. So, one night at Steve’s house, he tells Chris a story about traveling to Baltimore to meet…

Genre: Horror
Divine Emanuelle

Divine Emanuelle

Divine Emanuelle
IMDb: 3.8
88

The young daughter of a US Senator is drawn into a hippie “free love” cult called “The Children of Light” by the blond boyfriend of the cult’s leader, a mysterious…

Genre: Crime
MotorWeek

MotorWeek

MotorWeek
TMDb: 3
22 min

This award-winning weekly automotive magazine provides unbiased, consumer-oriented car news with feature stories on related topics.

Status: Returning Series
Genre: News
Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds

Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds

Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds
TMDb: 7.317
25 min

Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds is an animated cartoon adaptation of the classic Alexandre Dumas story of d’Artagnan and The Three Musketeers. Most of the characters are anthropomorphizations of dogs,…

Status: Ended
Superbook

Superbook

Superbook
TMDb: 7.333
25 min

Superbook, also known as Animated Parent and Child Theatre, is an anime television series initially produced by Tatsunoko Productions in Japan in conjunction with the Christian Broadcasting Network in the…

Status: Ended
Never the Twain

Never the Twain

Never the Twain
TMDb: 6.357
30,25 min

Never the Twain is a British sitcom that ran for eleven series from 7 September 1981 to 9 October 1991. It was created by Johnnie Mortimer, and was the only…

Status: Ended
Genre: Comedy
Dynasty

Dynasty

Dynasty
TMDb: 6.362
46 min

The saga of a wealthy Denver family in the oil business: Blake Carrington, the patriarch; Krystle, his former secretary and wife; his children: Adam, lost in childhood after a kidnapping;…

Status: Ended
Genre: Drama, Soap
Blind Spot

Blind Spot

Blind Spot
IMDb: 6.7
112

The young historian Elisabeth is traveling to Lyon on her own in order to explore the city tracing the life of Flora Tristan. Tristan, whose diary Elisabeth is carrying, was…

Genre: Drama
There Was Always Sun Shining Someplace: Life in the Negro Baseball Leagues

There Was Always Sun Shining Someplace: Life in the Negro Baseball Leagues

There Was Always Sun Shining Someplace: Life in the Negro Baseball Leagues
IMDb: 7.9
58

Chronicles the history of Negro Leagues baseball by using rare historical footage and interviews with black baseball greats.

The Smacking Sea

The Smacking Sea

The Smacking Sea
IMDb: 6.3
63

The Smacking Sea is a film about the work of traditional seal hunters on the smacking Baltic Sea and their life in the coastal village.

Genre: Drama
Mahjong Heroes

Mahjong Heroes

Mahjong Heroes
IMDb: 5.5
91

In America, there’s such “game” movies as The Sting. But in Asia, it’s often about the fascinating game of mahjong, and this is one of the best. Teen idol Nicholas…

Genre: Action
Pourquoi pas nous ?

Pourquoi pas nous ?

Pourquoi pas nous ?
IMDb: 5.1
85

A wrestler and a bookseller disgraced by life fall in love with each other.

Genre: Comedy
Billy Connolly: Billy Bites Yer Bum

Billy Connolly: Billy Bites Yer Bum

Billy Connolly: Billy Bites Yer Bum
IMDb: 7.8
104

From the days when he still had red hair and was rising to the peak of his career, this is one of Billy’s legendary early performances. The culmination of a…

Genre: Comedy
Riding High

Riding High

Riding High
IMDb: 6.1
96

Riding High is a 1981 British drama film directed by Ross Cramer and starring Eddie Kidd, Irene Handl and Murray Salem. The screenplay concerns a bored young motorcycle messenger who…

Kisapmata

Kisapmata

Kisapmata
IMDb: 7.6
99

A retired police sergeant has an unnatural stranglehold over his wife and daughter. His claustrophobically enclosed world is threatened when his daughter Mila finds herself pregnant and was forced to…

The Hut

The Hut

The Hut
IMDb: 6.4
93

An attractive young woman has been called on to help rid a haunted family of its demons – the male heirs all die young, and one is now in a…

What Price Honesty?

What Price Honesty?

What Price Honesty?
IMDb: 6.8
89

Police corruption is the theme of this brutal harbinger of the bleak “new wave” crime thriller. Pai Piao, Danny Lee, and “Venom” Sun Chien star as idealistic police school graduates…

Genre: Action
The Shinobi Ninja

The Shinobi Ninja

The Shinobi Ninja
IMDb: 6.1
103

Fighters hired to steal back a secret document that if public could destroy all democracy.

Genre: Action
Shaolin Drunken Monk

Shaolin Drunken Monk

Shaolin Drunken Monk
IMDb: 5.6
84

When a martial arts teacher is murdered by his students, his son and heir, Lao Chung (Gordon Liu), escapes but vows to exact vengeance for his father’s death. After learning…

Genre: Action
The Instructor

The Instructor

The Instructor
IMDb: 4.7
91

The action never stops in this stunt-packed karate extravaganza of a black belt instructor who proves that his talents and expertise can be used to defend instead of destroy. The…

Genre: Action
Death of a Prophet

Death of a Prophet

Death of a Prophet
IMDb: 4.4
60

After breaking ties with the Nation of Islam, Malcolm X became a man marked for death…and it was just a matter of time before his enemies closed in. Despite death…

Genre: Drama
The Girls of Grenoble

The Girls of Grenoble

The Girls of Grenoble
IMDb: 4.9
88

In Grenoble, a prostitute is murdered in her hospital bed. Cora twenty-two and also a prostitute was one of her friends. On a daily basis these women suffer violence receive…

Genre: Drama
Mobile Suit Gundam I

Mobile Suit Gundam I

Mobile Suit Gundam I
IMDb: 7.1
139

In the year Universal Century 0079, humans have colonized the area of space lying in between the Earth and the moon. However, the ambitious Zabi family, rulers of the Duchy…

The Killing of America

The Killing of America

The Killing of America
IMDb: 7.6
90

A documentary of the decline of America. Featuring footage (most exclusive to this film) from race riots to serial killers and much, much more.

Not a Love Story: A Film About Pornography

Not a Love Story: A Film About Pornography

Not a Love Story: A Film About Pornography
IMDb: 5.6
69

Documentary about the pornography industry and the apparent violent anti-woman slant much of it takes.

Iancu Jianu, Outlaw

Iancu Jianu, Outlaw

Iancu Jianu, Outlaw
IMDb: 7.6
95

School in the Crosshairs

School in the Crosshairs

School in the Crosshairs
IMDb: 6.2
90

Mitamura Yuka is a normal, shy high school student. Except for the fact that she has psychic powers. When a new student with similar powers begins to show her skills,…

The Treasure Hunters

The Treasure Hunters

The Treasure Hunters
IMDb: 6.4
104

Fu Sheng and his real-life brother star as friends who are searching for a treasure that a Shaolin priest, a villainous traitor and his sister are also trying to find.

Willful Murder

Willful Murder

Willful Murder
IMDb: 7.5
132

The president of the Japanese National Railways is found dead during a period in which train service is plagued by numerous layoffs, strikes and shutdowns. The government says that the…

Genre: Drama
In the Claws of the CIA

In the Claws of the CIA

In the Claws of the CIA
IMDb: 4.4
102

Kung fu champ John is given the chance to train CIA agents in martial arts by using self-hypnosis. But when he discovers the reason, he escapes and the CIA go…

Genre: Action
Vernon, Florida

Vernon, Florida

Vernon, Florida
IMDb: 7
55

Early Errol Morris documentary intersplices random chatter he captured on film of the genuinely eccentric residents of Vernon, Florida. A few examples? The preacher giving a sermon on the definition…

Troilus & Cressida

Troilus & Cressida

Troilus & Cressida
IMDb: 6.5
190

The bitter Trojan War drags on – the Greeks blame Achilles’ apathy for low morale, while Troy’s hero Hector challenges one of the enemy to a personal duel. And after…

Genre: Drama