Tag Archives: mystery

223. The Castle of Cagliostro (1979)

Gentleman thief Lupin has just escaped from a Monte Carlo casino with a suitcase full of cash. However he soon realises that the money is counterfeit, so he goes on a trip to the Duchy of Cagliostro, where he suspects … Continue reading

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219. The White Ribbon (2009)

A doctor’s horse is tripped with wire, injuring it and its rider; a female farmer has a fatal accident in a barn; and a local baron’s son is physically assaulted, all within a small village. When a disabled boy is … Continue reading

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201. Kill Bill: Volume 1 (2003)

When the assassin now known as The Bride, decides to leave her dangerous lifestyle for a life of married bliss, former boss Bill and her ex-colleagues in the Deadly Vipers Assassination Squad decide she must be eliminated. However, she wakes … Continue reading

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199. Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)

When ex-convict Benjamin Barker returns to London, he is determined to wreak vengeance on the men who wrongly transported him to Australia. Judge Turpin not only sent the young barber away, but lusted after his wife and took his daughter, … Continue reading

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197. Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (2011)

Veteran British spy, George Smiley, is brought out of retirement to find a Soviet double agent, who might be one of the top men in the British secret service. Smiley and his boss, Control, were forced into retirement after an … Continue reading

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195. From Hell (2001)

Johnny Depp practices his cock-er-nee accent in preparation for future roles, as he plays Inspector Frederick Abberline, who is investigating the Jack the Ripper murders. Prostitutes in the east end of London are being found mutilated. A local gang regularly … Continue reading

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194. The Omega Man (1971)

Charlton Heston was the go-to man in the late 1960’s/early 1970’s for any director requiring a sci-fi action hero. From the iconic Planet of the Apes and on to the futuristic Soylent Green, Heston’s performance in the apocalyptic The Omega … Continue reading

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