Search results for "John Frankenheimer"
The Fourth War

The Fourth War

The Fourth War
IMDb: 5.6
91

Cold War drama about two gung-ho border commanders (Roy Scheider, Jurgen Prochnow) who carry out their own private war against each other on the German – Czechoslovakia border.

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Dead Bang

Dead Bang

Dead Bang
IMDb: 6.2
105

Los Angeles homicide detective Jerry Beck searches for the murderer who killed a police officer on Christmas Eve. The investigation takes Beck inside the violent world of hate groups and…

The Holcroft Covenant

The Holcroft Covenant

The Holcroft Covenant
IMDb: 5.7
112

A man who was a confidant of Adolf Hitler dies and leaves a fortune to make amends for his Nazi past–but his son has to search the world to find…

Genre: Action, Thriller
I Walk the Line

I Walk the Line

I Walk the Line
IMDb: 6.6
97

Tawes is the sheriff in a godforsaken little hole somewhere in Tennessee. A man of strong moral fibre he is always quick to judge others and follows the law zealously….

Genre: Drama
The Young Stranger

The Young Stranger

The Young Stranger
IMDb: 6.5
84

The lack of communication between a wealthy film producer and his troubled teenage son after the boy is involved in an altercation at a movie theater leads to even more…

Genre: Drama
Against the Wall

Against the Wall

Against the Wall
IMDb: 6.7
111

Based on the true story of the Attica Prison uprising of 1971.

Genre: Drama, History
Andersonville

Andersonville

Andersonville
IMDb: 7.4
167

This lengthy docudrama records the harrowing conditions at the Confederacy’s most notorious prisoner-of-war camp. The drama unfolds through the eyes of a company of Union soldiers captured at the Battle…

Seven Days in May

Seven Days in May

Seven Days in May
IMDb: 7.9
118

A U.S. Army colonel alerts the president of a planned military coup against him.

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Seconds

Seconds

Seconds
IMDb: 7.7
107

A secret organisation offers wealthy people a second chance at life. The customer picks out someone they want to be and the organisation surgically alters the customer to look like…

The Iceman Cometh

The Iceman Cometh

The Iceman Cometh
IMDb: 7.2
239

Set in 1912, inside a dive bar named The Last Chance Saloon, its destitute patrons eagerly await the arrival of Hickey, who arrives annually and props everyone up with free…

Genre: Drama
Black Sunday

Black Sunday

Black Sunday
IMDb: 6.8
143

An Israeli anti-terrorist agent must stop a disgruntled Vietnam vet cooperating in a plot to commit a terrorist plot at the Super Bowl.

Prophecy

Prophecy

Prophecy
IMDb: 5.5
102

A Savage beast, grown to monstrous size and driven mad by toxic wastes that are poisoning the waters, spreads terror and death on a Maine countryside.

Year of the Gun

Year of the Gun

Year of the Gun
IMDb: 5.6
111

In this thriller, American novelist David Raybourne (Andrew McCarthy) accidentally becomes entangled in the Red Brigade’s terrorist plan to kidnap Italian Premier Aldo Moro during a research trip to Rome….

The Gypsy Moths

The Gypsy Moths

The Gypsy Moths
IMDb: 6.4
107

Three skydivers and their travelling thrill show barnstorm through a small midwestern town one Fourth of July weekend.

Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
The Challenge

The Challenge

The Challenge
IMDb: 6.3
108 min

Rick, a down-and-out American fighter, will be hired to transfer a sword to Japan, oblivious that the entire issue is a setup in a sour blood-feud involving 2 brothers, one…

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French Connection II

French Connection II

French Connection II
IMDb: 6.8
119 min

“Popeye” Doyle journeys to Marseilles to locate Alain Charnier, the drug smuggler that amuses him at New York.

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Grand Prix

Grand Prix

Grand Prix
IMDb: 7.2
176 min

The story tells about the confrontation with four outstanding racers of Formula 1. Each of the competitors had their own additional motivation to become a champion. Their world is a…

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Genre: Drama
The Train

The Train

The Train
IMDb: 7.8
133 min

Since the Allied forces strategy Paris at August 1944, German Colonel Von Waldheim is distressed to bring all France’s best paintings into Germany. He manages to procure a train to…

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Genre: Thriller, War
Birdman of Alcatraz

Birdman of Alcatraz

Birdman of Alcatraz
IMDb: 7.8
147 min

After murdering a prison guard, convict Robert Stroud faces life imprisonment in solitary confinement. Driven almost mad by despair and isolation, Stroud’s life benefits new significance after he happens upon…

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Genre: Drama, Crime
The Manchurian Candidate

The Manchurian Candidate

The Manchurian Candidate
IMDb: 7.9
126 min

Towards the conclusion of all the Korean War, a platoon of U.S. soldiers is seized with communists and brainwashed. After the war, the platoon has been returned and Sergeant Raymond…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
The Young Savages

The Young Savages

The Young Savages
IMDb: 6.9
103 min

A district legal professional investigates the racially charged case of three youngsters accused of the homicide of a blind Puerto Rican boy.

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Genre: Drama
52 Pick-Up

52 Pick-Up

52 Pick-Up
IMDb: 6.4
110 min

Harry Mitchell is a powerful Los Angeles maker whose spouse is running for town council. His entire life is turned upside down once three blackmailers face him using a video…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
The Island of Dr. Moreau

The Island of Dr. Moreau

The Island of Dr. Moreau
IMDb: 4.6
96 min

A shipwrecked sailor depended upon a mysterious island and so is astonished to find that a brilliant scientist and his laboratory assistant have discovered a way to mix animal and…

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Ronin

Ronin

Ronin
IMDb: 7.3
122 min

A briefcase with undisclosed contents – sought by Irish terrorists along with the Russian cop – makes its way to criminals’ hands. A Irish liaison assembles a group of mercenaries,…

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Reindeer Games

Reindeer Games

Reindeer Games
IMDb: 5.8
104 min

After assuming his useless cellmate’s identification to get together with his girlfriend, an ex-con finds himself the reluctant participant in a on line casino heist.

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Genre: Thriller
Path to War

Path to War

Path to War
IMDb: 7.3
165 min

From director John Frankenheimer (‘The Manchurian Candidate’) comes this powerful drama of towering fantasy and shattered fantasies that carries a more provocative insider’s look at how our country belongs to…

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