Keyword: painting

Grand Budapest Hotel

The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 03/06/2014
This is the tale of the adventures of Gustave H., a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune -- all against the backdrop of a suddenly and dramatically changing continent.
Gambit

Gambit (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 04/24/2014
Harry Deane is a London art curator planning an elaborate scheme to con a wealthy collector into buying a fake Monet painting. In order to dupe the buyer, Deane invents a story and recruits a steer roper from Texas, PJ Puznowski, to play the part of a woman whose grandfather liberated the painting at the end of WWII. When Deane's convoluted con begins to fall apart, it turns out the simple Texan...
Ghostbusters II

Ghostbusters II (1989)

Rated: PG Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 06/15/1989
The ghostbusters face the spirit of a warlock that lives in his self-portrait in a New York museum.
Monuments Men

The Monuments Men (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 02/06/2014
This true story of the greatest treasure hunt in history, focuses on an unlikely World War II platoon, tasked by FDR with going into Germany to rescue artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their rightful owners. It would be an impossible mission: with the art trapped behind enemy lines, and with the German army under orders to destroy everything as the Reich fell, how could...
Mr. Turner

Mr. Turner (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 149 minutes Release date: 12/18/2014
This is an exploration of the great if eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851) during the last quarter century of his life. Profoundly affected by the death of his father and loved by a housekeeper he takes for granted and occasionally exploits sexually, he forms a close relationship with a seaside landlady with whom he eventually lives incognito in Chelsea. Throughout this, he travels...
Art of the Steal

The Art of the Steal (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 03/13/2014
Crunch Calhoun, a third rate motorcycle daredevil and semi-reformed art thief, agrees to get back into the con game and pull off one final lucrative art theft with his untrustworthy brother, Nicky. Reassembling the old team, Crunch comes up with a plan to steal a priceless historical book, but the successful heist leads to another far riskier plan devised by Nicky. They fail to realize each...

Mortdecai (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/22/2015
Juggling some angry Russians, the British MI5, his impossibly leggy wife and an international terrorist, debonair art dealer and part time rogue Charlie Mortdecai must traverse the globe armed only with his good looks and special charm in a race to recover a stolen painting rumored to contain the code to a lost bank account filled with Nazi gold.
Face of Love

The Face of Love (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 03/06/2014
Five years after the death of her beloved husband Garrett, Nikki meets a man who seems his exact duplicate. Not only does this stranger possess the same deeply lined face and startling blue eyes, he also shares Garrett's kindness, humor, and passion for art. And yet he is a stranger. Romance blossoms between Nikki and this alluring doppelgänger, but she can't bring herself to tell him the truth...
Art Machine

Art Machine (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2011
Declan Truss has been a prodigy in the hyper-competitive art world since he was only six years old. Now that he's 17, Declan suffers from a bipolar disorder he controls with medication and an obsessive devotion to his painting. While looking for inspiration for the show that might make him a star, the young painter falls for pyrotechnic artist Cassandra Moon, goes off his meds and turns his back...
Mars at Sunrise

Mars at Sunrise (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 75 minutes Release date: 02/06/2014
While waiting at a checkpoint in Jenin, Azzadeh - a young Jewish American poet traveling in Israel for the first time - meets Khaled, a Palestinian painter forced from his home in East Jerusalem. Azzadeh accepts a ride from the handsome stranger, whose life unfolds before her as the two come face to face at the next checkpoint with Eyal, the young officer who once interrogated Khaled. Khaled tells...

Remembering the Artist, Robert De Niro, Sr. (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Robert De Niro, Sr.,was a figurative painter whose popularity waned with the rise of the powerful pop art movement. His work has returned to the spotlight because of his son, who happens to be one of the world's most famous actors.
Dir: Geeta Gandbhir
With: N/A

Woman in Gold (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/24/2014

Mona Lisa is Missing (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 08/26/2014
In 1911, Vincenzo Peruggia stole one of the most famous paintings in the world, the Mona Lisa, and kept it hidden in a trunk for two years before being caught. Did he steal the painting out of patriotism or in hopes of financial gain? By retracing Peruggia's steps, recreating his environment and talking to experts and family members alike, the filmmakers attempt to uncover the truth.
Dir: Joe Medeiros
With: N/A

The Duchess of Warsaw (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/20/2014

Gyeongju (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/11/2014
Beijing University professor Choi Hyeon takes off for Gyeongju, one of Korea's ancient capitals located in today's North Gyeongsang Province. He visits a cafe where he thinks he saw an obscene painting while hanging out with a late friend about seven years earlier. There, he meets Yoon-hee who runs the cafe and rather abruptly asks her about the whereabouts of the "naughty" painting.
Cutie And The Boxer

Cutie And The Boxer (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 81 minutes Release date: 08/15/2013
As a young Neo-Dadaist artist in Tokyo, Ushio yearned for international recognition, so in 1969 he set sail for New York City. Nineteen-year-old Noriko came to New York to study art, where she met and fell in love with Ushio, 21 years her senior. Putting her own artistic ambitions on hold, Noriko dedicated herself to supporting her husband's career. Over the course of their marriage, the roles...

Max Beckmann: Departure (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012
Max Beckmann is considered to be one of the greatest painters of the 20th century. Here, we get a look at Beckmann's world which allows us to encounter his bold canvases with insight, especially the massive masterly triptychs now scattered among diverse museums.
Dir: Michael Trabitzsch
With: N/A

Kehinde Wiley: An Economy of Grace (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 38 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Known for his vibrant reinterpretations of classical portraits featuring African-American men, New York-based painter Kehinde Wiley has turned the practice of portraiture on its head and in the process has taken the art world by storm. Here,Kehinde as he steps out of his comfort zone to create a series of paintings of women for the first time. Kehinde casts his models on the streets of New York...
Dir: Jeff Dupre
With: N/A