Moonraker

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Moonraker (1979)

PG 126 min - Action, Adventure, Thriller, Science Fiction - 26 juni 1979
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After Drax Industries' Moonraker space shuttle is hijacked, secret agent James Bond is assigned to investigate, traveling to California to meet the company's owner, the mysterious Hugo Drax. With the help of scientist Dr. Holly Goodhead, Bond soon uncovers Drax's nefarious plans for humanity, all the while fending off an old nemesis, Jaws, and venturing to Venice, Rio, the Amazon...and outer space.

Director:  Lewis Gilbert
Stars:  Roger Moore, Lois Chiles, Michael Lonsdale, Richard Kiel, Corinne Cléry, Bernard Lee, Geoffrey Keen, Desmond Llewelyn, Lois Maxwell, Toshirô Suga, Emily Bolton, Blanche Ravalec, Irka Bochenko, Mike Marshall, Leila Shenna, Anne Lonnberg, Jean-Pierre Castaldi, Walter Gotell, Douglas Lambert, Arthur Howard, Alfie Bass, Brian Keith, George Birt, Kim Fortune, Lizzie Warville, Guy Di Rigo, Chris Dillinger, Claude Carliez, Georges Beller, Denis Seurat, Chichinou Kaeppler, Christina Hui, Françoise Gayat, Nicaise Jean-Louis, Catherine Serre, Benoît Ferreux, Michael G. Wilson, Jenny Arasse, Michel Berreur, Albert R. Broccoli, Dana Broccoli

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After Drax Industries' Moonraker space shuttle is hijacked, secret agent James Bond is assigned to investigate, traveling to California to meet the company's owner, the mysterious Hugo Drax. With the help of scientist Dr. Holly Goodhead, Bond soon uncovers Drax's nefarious plans for humanity, all the while fending off an old nemesis, Jaws, and venturing to Venice, Rio, the Amazon...and outer space.


Collections: Lewis Gilbert

Tagline: Where all the other Bonds end, this one begins!

Details

Language:  English, Italian
Release Date:  26 juni 1979

Box Office

Budget:  $34.000.000
Revenue:  $210.308.099

Company Credits

Production Companies:  United Artists, Eon Productions, Danjaq

Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 06 min

The Name of the Rose

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The Name of the Rose (1986)

R 130 min - Drama, Thriller, Mystery - 24 september 1986
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14th-century Franciscan monk William of Baskerville and his young novice arrive at a conference to find that several monks have been murdered under mysterious circumstances. To solve the crimes, William must rise up against the Church's authority and fight the shadowy conspiracy of monastery monks using only his intelligence – which is considerable.

Director:  Jean-Jacques Annaud
Writers:  Umberto Eco

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14th-century Franciscan monk William of Baskerville and his young novice arrive at a conference to find that several monks have been murdered under mysterious circumstances. To solve the crimes, William must rise up against the Church's authority and fight the shadowy conspiracy of monastery monks using only his intelligence – which is considerable.


Collections: Jean-Jacques Annaud

Tagline: Who, in the name of God, is getting away with murder?

Genres: Drama, Thriller, Mystery

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Country:   Germany France Italy
Language:  English, Latin
Release Date:  24 september 1986

Box Office

Budget:  $18.000.000
Revenue:  $77.200.000

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Cristaldifilm, Les Films Ariane, ZDF, RAI

Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 10 min

Of Gods and Men

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Of Gods and Men (2010)

PG-13 120 min - Drama, History - 18 mei 2010
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French drama based on the 1996 kidnapping and killing of seven monks in Algeria. A group of Trappist monks reside in the monastery of Tibhirine in Algeria, where they live in harmony with the largely muslim population. When a bloody conflict between Algeria's army and Muslim Jihadi insurgents disrupts the peace, they are forced to consider fleeing the monastery and deserting the villagers they have ministered to. In the face of deadly violence the monks wrestle with their faith and their convictions, eventually deciding to stay and help their neighbours keep the army and the insurgents at bay.

Director:  Xavier Beauvois
Writers:  Xavier Beauvois

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French drama based on the 1996 kidnapping and killing of seven monks in Algeria. A group of Trappist monks reside in the monastery of Tibhirine in Algeria, where they live in harmony with the largely muslim population. When a bloody conflict between Algeria's army and Muslim Jihadi insurgents disrupts the peace, they are forced to consider fleeing the monastery and deserting the villagers they have ministered to. In the face of deadly violence the monks wrestle with their faith and their convictions, eventually deciding to stay and help their neighbours keep the army and the insurgents at bay.


Collections: Xavier Beauvois

Tagline: In the face of terror, their greatest weapon was faith...

Genres: Drama, History

Details

Country:   France
Language:  Arabic, French
Release Date:  18 mei 2010

Box Office

Budget:  $4.000.000
Revenue:  $41.424.067

Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 00 min