Keyword: Rome

Van Helsing

Van Helsing (2004)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 132 minutes Release date: 05/06/2004
Gabriel Van Helsing is a man cursed with a past he cannot recall and driven by a mission he cannot deny. Charged by a secret organization to seek out and defeat evil the world over, his efforts to rid the world of its nightmareish creatures have been rewarded with the title that now follows him: murderer. Van Helsing roams the globe an outcast, a fugitive, a loner, himself hunted by those who...
Gladiator

Gladiator (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 150 minutes Release date: 05/04/2000
In the final days of Marcus Aurelius' reign, the aging emperor angers his son Commodus by making it known that he wants Maximus, a fearsome and respected Roman general, to be his successor. Power-hungry Commodus kills his father and orders the death of Maximus. But the latter flees, only to discover that his wife and child have been murdered by Commodus. Captured, Maximus is forced into slavery...
Omen

The Omen (1976)

Rated: R Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 06/24/1976
The young son of an American diplomat and his wife, living in London, turns out to be marked with the sign of Satan, the infamous "666". It soon becomes apparent that he could be the Anti-Christ incarnate and possesses the evil powers to stop anyone who stands in his way.
Fifi Howls from Happiness

Fifi Howls from Happiness (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 08/07/2014
The acclaimed paintings and sculptures of provocative artist Bahman Mohassess dominated pre-revolutionary Iran. Irreverent and uncompromising, a gay man in a hostile world, Mohassess had a conflicted relationship with his homeland: he was revered by elites and praised as a national icon, only to be censored later by an oppressive regime. Known for his iconoclastic art as well as his scathing...
Dir: Mitra Farahani
With: N/A
Last Temptation of Christ

The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)

Rated: R Runtime: 163 minutes Release date: 08/11/1988
A depiction of Christ's life including a vision of what his life might have been like had he not been crucified.
Twice Born

Twice Born (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 129 minutes Release date: 12/05/2013
Gemma leaves her comfortable apartment in Rome to visit Sarajevo with her son, Pietro. An exhibit commemorating the siege will include photographs by Pietro's father, Diego. Sixteen years earlier, Gemma escaped the war-torn city with Pietro while Diego remained behind and later died. As she uses the visit to repair her difficult relationship with Pietro, she also confronts her past.

Gladiatori di Roma (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/17/2012
Timo, a student at the Gladiators' Academy in Rome, has no desire to become a legendary gladiator like his stepfather. That is, until the mesmerizing Lucilla walks into his life. With the help of an unlikely band of sidekicks, Timo is determined to be the gladiator of her dreams and embarks on a journey to become the Colosseum's first victor.
Elsa & Fred

Elsa & Fred (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 11/06/2014
After losing his wife, Fred feels disturbed, confused and alone, so his daughter helps move him into a small apartment where he meets Elsa. From that moment on, everything changes. Elsa bursts into Fred's life like a whirlwind, determined to teach him that the time he has left to live-be it more or less-is precious and that he should enjoy it as he pleases.

Spectre (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/05/2015
Mission: Impossible III

Mission: Impossible III (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 126 minutes Release date: 05/04/2006
Recently retired, Agent Ethan Hunt lives a slower-paced life training new IMF agents. With this change, new opportunities enter his life, including a possible marriage to his girlfriend Julia. However, when a new conflict arises, Ethan is called back to duty to confront the toughest villain he's ever faced - Owen Davian, an international weapons and information provider with no remorse and no...
Being Human

Being Human (1994)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 122 minutes Release date: 05/05/1994
In five different ages of western human history (the Bronze age, the Roman Empire, medieval Europe, the 16th century and the present day) a man searches for his lost family.
Pompeii

Pompeii (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 02/20/2014
Milo, a slave turned invincible gladiator, finds himself in a race against time to save his true love Cassia, the beautiful daughter of a wealthy merchant who has been unwillingly betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts in a torrent of blazing lava, Milo must fight his way out of the arena in order to save his beloved as the once magnificent Pompeii crumbles around him.
Third Person

Third Person (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 137 minutes Release date: 06/19/2014
Three couples in three cities find love and heartbreak in three interlocking stories. A married writer and a single girl sadistically toy with each other in Paris, a corporate thief on the run from the law meets a beautiful gypsy woman in Rome and a failed soap star wages a custody battle for the son she endangered in New York.
Last of the Unjust

The Last of the Unjust (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 220 minutes Release date: 12/12/2013
In 1975, Claude Lanzmann filmed a series of interviews in Rome with Benjamin Murmelstein, the last President of the Jewish Council in the Theresienstadt ghetto in Czechoslovakia, the only "Elder of the Jews" not to have been killed during the war. A rabbi in Vienna, following the annexation of Austria by Germany in 1938, Murmelstein fought bitterly with Adolf Eichmann for seven years while helping...
Incompresa

Incompresa (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/04/2014
Rome, 1984. Aria is nine-year-old girl. On the verge of divorce, Aria's parents are too preoccupied with their careers and extra-marital affairs to tend to her needs. While her two older sisters are pampered, Aria is treated with cold indifference. Yet she yearns to love and to be loved. At school, Aria excels academically but is considered a misfit by everyone. She finds comfort in her cat, Dac...
Dolce Vita

La Dolce Vita (1961)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 178 minutes Release date: 04/19/1961
A dashing gossip columnist, and would-be novelist, is caught in the morass of decadent Roman society in which he rootlessly and amorally wanders in search of himself.

Senza nessuna pietà (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Mimmo would like to be just a bricklayer, but he is also obliged to collect debts from the inhabitants of highrises on the outskirts of Rome. He works for his , Mr. Santili, whom he loves and respects like a father. On the other hand, he cannot stand Manuel Santili, his depraved and arrogant cousin, and the feelings are mutual. Mimmo circulates in a world with clear rules and hierarchies, where...
Great Beauty

The Great Beauty (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 142 minutes Release date: 11/14/2013
Journalist Jep Gambardella has charmed and seduced his way through the lavish nightlife of Rome for decades. Since the legendary success of his one and only novel, he has been a permanent fixture in the city's literary and social circles, but when his sixty-fifth birthday coincides with a shock from the past, Jep finds himself unexpectedly taking stock of his life, turning his cutting wit on...

Risate di Gioia (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 12/04/2014
On New Year's Eve, Tortorella meets Umberto, unaware that he is working as a pickpocket with Lello. The three of them spend the evening together, going to various places and parties, and eventually wind up in a church where Lello steals a necklace from the statue of the Madonna. When the police come, they find Tortorella holding the necklace and arrest her. After spending some months in jail she...