Bill Duke

In Search of the Last Action Heroes

In Search of the Last Action Heroes

In Search of the Last Action Heroes
IMDb: 7.2
N/A

The most comprehensive retrospective of the '80s action film genre ever made.

Genre: Documentary
High Flying Bird

High Flying Bird

High Flying Bird
IMDb: 6.2
90 min

During an NBA lockout, a sports agent, Ray Burke, presents his rookie client, Erick Scott, with an intriguing and controversial business opportunity.

Genre: Drama
Mandy

Mandy

Mandy
IMDb: 6.5
122 min

The Shadow Mountains, 1983. Red and Mandy lead a loving and peaceful existence; but when their pine-scented haven is savagely destroyed, Red is catapulted into a phantasmagoric journey filled with bloody vengeance and laced with fire.

American Satan

American Satan

American Satan
IMDb: 5.6
111 min

A young rock band, half from England and half from the US, drop out of college and move to the Sunset Strip to chase their dreams.

Bad Country

Bad Country

Bad Country
IMDb: 5.8
95 min

When Baton Rouge police detective Bud Carter busts contract killer Jesse Weiland, he convinces Jesse to become an informant and rat out the South\'s most powerful crime ring.

Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp

Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp

Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp
IMDb: 6.8
89 min

\'Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp\', examines the tumultuous life of legendary Chicago pimp Iceberg Slim (1918-1992) and how he reinvented himself from pimp to author of 7 groundbreaking books. These books were the birth of Street Lit and explored the world of the ghetto in gritty and poetic detail and have made him a cultural icon. Interviews with Iceberg Slim, Chris Rock, Henry Rollins, Ice-T, Snoop Dogg, and Quincy Jones.

Freaky Deaky

Freaky Deaky

Freaky Deaky
IMDb: 6.0
90 min

Set in 1974, a pair of \'60s radicals rely on their bomb-making skills on their way to becoming capitalists.

Henrys Crime

Henrys Crime

Henrys Crime
IMDb: 6.0
108 min

An aimless man is sent to prison for a crime he did not commit.

Genre: Comedy, Crime
X-Men The Last Stand

X-Men The Last Stand

X-Men The Last Stand
IMDb: 6.7
104 min

When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men and The Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organized under Xavier's former ally, Magneto.

Get Rich or Die Tryin’

Get Rich or Die Tryin’

Get Rich or Die Tryin’
IMDb: 5.4
117 min

A tale of an inner city drug dealer who turns away from crime to pursue his passion, rap music.

National Security

National Security

National Security
IMDb: 5.7
88 min

Two mismatched security guards are thrown together to bust a smuggling operation.

Red Dragon

Red Dragon

Red Dragon
IMDb: 7.2
124 min

Former FBI Agent Will Graham, who was once almost killed by the savage Hannibal \'The Cannibal\' Lecter, now has no choice but to face him again, as it seems Lecter is the only one who can help Graham track down a new serial killer.

Exit Wounds

Exit Wounds

Exit Wounds
IMDb: 5.6
101 min

Maverick cop Orin Boyd always brings down the domestic terrorists he tracks, but he ruffles feathers with his unorthodox techniques -- and soon finds himself reassigned to the toughest district in Detroit. When he discovers a group of detectives secretly operating a drug ring, Boyd joins forces with an unlikely ally -- gangster Latrell Walker -- to bring down the rotten cops.

Payback

Payback

Payback
IMDb: 7.1
100 min

With friends like these, who needs enemies? That\'s the question bad guy Porter is left asking after his wife and partner steal his heist money and leave him for dead -- or so they think. Five months and an endless reservoir of bitterness later, Porter\'s partners and the crooked cops on his tail learn how bad payback can be.

Menace Ii Society

Menace Ii Society

Menace Ii Society
IMDb: 7.5
97 min

Sobering and incisive, this cautionary drama centers on a street tough 18-year-old facing a moral quandary while trying to turn his life around.

Bird On A Wire

Bird On A Wire

Bird On A Wire
IMDb: 6.0
110 min

A FBI informant has kept his new identity secret for 15 years, now an old flame has recognised him and the bad guys are back for revenge.

Action Jackson

Action Jackson

Action Jackson
IMDb: 5.5
96 min

Vengence drives a tough Detroit cop to stay on the trail of a power hungry auto magnate who\'s systematically eliminating his competition.

Predator

Predator

Predator
IMDb: 7.8
107 min

Dutch and his group of commandos are hired by the CIA to rescue downed airmen from guerillas in a Central American jungle. The mission goes well but as they return they find that something is hunting them. Nearly invisible, it blends in with the forest, taking trophies from the bodies of its victims as it goes along. Occasionally seeing through its eyes, the audience sees it is an intelligent alien hunter, hunting them for sport, killing them off one at a time.

Genre: Best Alien
Commando

Commando

Commando
IMDb: 6.7
90 min

John Matrix, the former leader of a special commando strike force that always got the toughest jobs done, is forced back into action when his young daughter is kidnapped. To find her, Matrix has to fight his way through an array of punks, killers, one of his former commandos, and a fully equipped private army. With the help of a feisty stewardess and an old friend, Matrix has only a few hours to overcome his greatest challenge: finding his daughter before she\'s killed.

American Gigolo

American Gigolo

American Gigolo
IMDb: 6.3
117 min

Julian makes a lucrative living as an escort to older women in the Los Angeles area. He begins a relationship with Michelle, a local politician\'s wife, without expecting any pay. One of his clients is murdered and Detective Sunday begins pumping him for details on his different clients, something he is reluctant to do considering the nature of his work. Julian begins to suspect he\'s being framed. Meanwhile Michelle begins to fall in love with him.

Car Wash

Car Wash

Car Wash
IMDb: 6.2
97 min

This day-in-the-life cult comedy focuses on a group of friends working at Sully Boyar\'s Car Wash in the Los Angeles ghetto. The team meets dozens of eccentric customers -- including a smooth-talking preacher, a wacky cab driver and an ex-convict -- while cracking politically incorrect jokes to a constant soundtrack of disco and funk. Some of the workers find romance as the day moves along, but most are just happy to get through another shift.

Genre: Comedy