воскресенье, 7 августа 2022 г.

La belle nivernaise (1966)


Director: Yves-André Hubert
Stars: Armand Meffre, André Valmy, Rosy Varte, Pascal Duc, François Gabriel, Corinne Armand, Edith Garnier, Lucien Hubert, René Alié, Lucien Raimbourg, Gilbert Guez

1880. Victor, a little abandoned Parisian, is adopted by Louveau. This gruff but affectionate sailor lives on his barge, the "Belle Nivernaise", with his wife and children. At first reluctant, Mme Louveau finally agreed to welcome Victor and he was initiated into the trade of a sailor. Years pass, but Victor's life will experience many upheavals. Based in the book La Belle Nivernaise by Alphonse Daudet (1886).

An episode from Le théâtre de la jeunesse TV antology, first aired Nov 19, 1966.

In French

среда, 3 августа 2022 г.

English subs for Nakimushi kozo (1938)

English subs for Nakimushi kozo aka Crybaby Apprentice (1938) have been added, enjoy!

Ani Ohev Otach Rosa (1972)


Ani Ohev Otach Rosa / אני אוהב אותך רוזה / I love you Rosa

Director & Writer: Moshé Mizrahi
Stars: Michal Bat-Adam,Gabi Otterman,Moshe Tal, Levana Finkelstein, Avner Hizkiyahu, Yosef Shiloach, Zivi Avramson, Yehuda Efroni, Etti Grotes

This story centers on the Jewish practice that requires an unmarried brother to marry the childless widow of his dead brother. In this story the younger brother is only 12 years old when his brother dies. The requirement is avoided by a legal fiction, but as time passes in the story, the situation changes.

In Hebrew, with English hardsubs + Russian subs (.srt) at opensubtitles

суббота, 30 июля 2022 г.

En Cuerpo y Alma (1951)


Director & Writer: Leopoldo Torres Ríos
Stars: Héctor Armendáriz, Hugo Balado, Cristina Berys, Armando Bo, Rolando Dumas, Oscar Furlong, Enrique Giacovino, Omar Mendoza, Eduardo Moyano, Alberto Orián, Jorge Pittaluga, Alberto Rinaldi, Washington Rivera, Virginia Romay, Julia Sandoval

Two basketball-loving children come to the confrontation, already big, for the love of a woman.

In Spanish

пятница, 29 июля 2022 г.

Child of Rage (1992)


Director: Larry Peerce
Stars: Mel Harris, Dwight Schultz, Ashley Peldon, Rosanna DeSoto, Sam Gifaldi, Nan Martin, George D. Wallace, Louis Dupuis, Mariette Hartley, Johannah Newmarch

A priest and his wife adopt a brother and a sister, but the girl has terrible outbursts of rage. They get her in treatment and try to find out the reason for this.

In English, with Chinese & English subs (embed)

среда, 27 июля 2022 г.

Les deux nigauds (1966)


Director: René Lucot
Stars: Denise Gence, Philippe Normand, Monique Tarbès, Georges Audoubert, Marc Dudicourt, Sylvia Declercq, Maryse Paillet, Jacques Hilling, Paul Azaïs

Simplicie and his brother Innocent are two teenagers from the Breton petty bourgeoisie who dream of living in Paris. After begging their parents, they leave to join their aunt in the capital, accompanied by their maid Prudence. How will Parisians welcome these two spoiled, smug and proud children? Based on the book Les Deux Nigauds by Comtesse de Segur (1863).

Two episodes from Le théâtre de la jeunesse TV antology, first aired Dec 25, 1966.

In French

суббота, 23 июля 2022 г.

Tsubasa no gaika (1942)

Tsubasa no gaika / 翼の凱歌 / A Triumph Of Wings

Director: Satsuo Yamamoto
Stars: Jôji Oka,Takako Irie, Ranko Hanai, Heihachirô Ôkawa, Seizaburô Kawazu, Takuzô Kumagai, Akio Kusama

A drama film produced during WW2 about a japanese fighter squadron and their families. Directed by Satsuo Yamamoto and co-written by Akira Kurosawa.

In Japanese, with English subs (.srt)

среда, 20 июля 2022 г.

Dottie Gets Spanked (1993)


Director & Writer: Todd Haynes
Stars: J. Evan Bonifant, Barbara Garrick, Julie Halston, Robert Pall, Harriet Sansom Harris, Ashley Chapman, Adam Arkin, Richard DeDomenico

An artistic six-year-old boy in 1960s America is obsessed with The Dottie Show. His father is concerned about the show's sexual influence, especially the boy's fascination with a spanking scene.

USA, in English, with English subs (IDX+SUB in the archive)

воскресенье, 17 июля 2022 г.

Tange Sazen: Hyakuman ryo no tsubo (2004)


Tange Sazen: Hyakuman ryo no tsubo / 丹下左膳 百万両の壺 / Sazen Tange and the Pot Worth a Million Ryo

Director: Toshio Tsuda
Stars: Etsushi Toyokawa, Emi Wakui, Hironobu Nomura, Kumiko Asô, Akashi Takei, Akio Kaneda, Nagatoshi Sakamoto, Chie Tanaka, Hiroyuki Watanabe

The Yagyu family's elder son sends an old and cheap looking pot to his young brother, ignoring that the pot contains a map showing where it was hidden a treasure of a million ryo. He tries to recover it but his brother's wife has sold it to some junk dealers. Finally the pot ends up in Yasu's hands, a kid whose father was killed although Tange Sazen was supposed to protect him from in his way to home, so Tange Sazen will look after Yasu. Nearly a shot-by-shot remake of the 1935 film of the same title.

In Japanese, with Japanese, Chinese & English subs (VobSub in the archives)

четверг, 14 июля 2022 г.

De bruit et de fureur (1988)


De bruit et de fureur / Sound and Fury

Director & Writer: Jean-Claude Brisseau
Stars: Vincent Gasperitsch, María Luisa García, François Négret, Bruno Cremer, Thierry Hélaine, Sandrine Arnault, Victoire Buff, Françoise Vatel, Albert Montias

This drama depicts the misery of neglected children in big cities. 13-year-old Bruno is of a good family, but since the death of his grandmother he spends most of his time alone, in a fantasy world, while his mother is away at work. But then he befriends the violent Jean-Roger, who’s from a severely disturbed family, where nobody cares what he’s doing. In school Jean-Roger drives their teacher to despair just for fun. To separate the two boys, she starts to stimulate Bruno’s interests by giving him extra lessons. When Jean-Roger fears losing his one and only friend, he becomes even more aggressive.

France, n French
With English subs (embed)