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8½ Women
(1999 Peter Greenaway)

svensk titel: 8½ Kvinnor

Writer-director Peter Greenaway delivers this audacious tale about a middle-aged father (John Standing) and his playboy son (Matthew Delamere), who cope with the loss of a beloved wife and mother by cultivating their sexual pursuits. They remodel their home into a 24-hour bordello, furnishing it with a flock of female concubines (among them, Toni Collette and Amanda Plummer). But when the ladies assert themselves, the gents best beware.
[Lionsgate] Region 1
Eddie Murphy: Raw
This audacious concert film rubbed some people the wrong way upon its release in 1987, but there's no denying that between Murphy's more insensitive bits about women and gay men is some of his most inspired material.

While the young comedian indulges an unattractive homophobia and rants about the sexual manipulativeness of all females, he makes up for it with an amazing story about being chided by Bill Cosby for obscene humor and does a great impression of Mr. T falling under the spell of a Jedi mind trick. The best stuff comes deep into the show, particularly a long tale of being pressured into a fight at a club, resulting in a phone call to Murphy's drunk father, the latter in the middle of a verbal attack on his wife. The scene is genuinely horrifying and funny, testament to Murphy's early reputation as heir to Richard Pryor's mercilessly autobiographical brilliance.
[Paramount]Region 2
Edge of Seventeen
(2016 Kelly Fremon Craig)

Everyone knows that growing up is hard, and no one can relate to this more than Nadine (Hailee Steinfeld), who is already at peak awkwardness when her popular older brother starts dating her best friend. All at once, Nadine feels more alone than ever, until she seeks the help of her reluctant teacher (Woody Harrelson), who helps her discover that what feels like the end of the world may just be the beginning of growing up.
[EOne]Region 2
El Dorado
(1966 Howard Hawks)

Legendary producer-director Howard Hawks teams with two equally legendary stars, John Wayne and Robert Mitchum, in this classic Western drama. Mitchum plays to perfection an alcoholic but gutsy sheriff who relentlessly battles the dark side of the wild West, ruthless cattle barons and crooked "businessmen". 'The Duke' gives an equally adept performance as the sheriff's old friend who knows his way around a gunfight.
[Paramount]Region 2
Elina
(2003 Klaus Härö) 80:-

originaltitel: Näkymätön Elina

In rural northern Sweden of the early 1950s, little Elina goes to school again after recovering from tuberculosis, the same illness that has killed her father a few years earlier. Elina's family belongs to a Finnish-speaking minority frowned upon by a staunch schoolmistress who starts hounding Elina for speaking Finnish in class and questioning her authority. Elina's mother, sister, and a liberal young male teacher all try to mediate the ensuing battle of wills between Elina and Miss Holm. Elina finds consolation in wandering out on the dangerous marshlands to have imaginary conversations with her dead father.
[Finnkino]Region 2
Elizabethtown
(2005 Cameron Crowe)

Drew Baylor (Orlando Bloom) is fired after causing his shoe company to lose hundreds of millions of dollars. To make matters worse, he's also dumped by his girlfriend (Jessica Biel). On the verge of ending it all, Drew gets a new lease on life when he returns to his family's small Kentucky hometown after his father dies. Along the way, he meets a flight attendant (Kirsten Dunst) with whom he falls in love.
[Paramount] Region 1
En Alldeles Särskild Dag
(1987 Ettore Scola) 80:-

originaltitel: Una Giornata Particolare

It's 1938 and Rome comes to a standstill as Hitler visits Mussolini for the first time. Antonietta is left in her tenement home whilst her fascist husband and the rest of her family leave to attend the historic event. The whole building is empty apart from one man, Gabriele, a radio announcer sacked because of his homosexuality and his political views. Unaware of this Antonietta flirts with Gabriele as they meet by chance in the empty building. They strike up a conversation and the rather naive housewife is surprised by his opinions and shocked when she finally realises his sexual orientation.
As the day progresses they develop a very special relationship that will radically alter both their outlooks on life forever...
[SFI]Region 2
En bekant Främling
(2015 Margarethe von Trotta) 30:-

originaltitel: Eie Abhandene Welt

Tänk om du upptäcker att du har en världsberömd syster?

Sophie lever ett fridfullt och okomplicerat liv, men ett fotografi som dyker upp på en hemsida får hennes tillvaro att rämna. Fotot föreställer en amerikansk operadiva och likheten med Sophies avlidne mor är slående. Kan den världsberömda stjärnan rent av vara en okänd syster till Sophie? Övertalad av sin far beger hon sig av till New York för att försöka finna sanningen på gåtan?
[Studio S]Region 2
En Blondins Kärleksaffär
(1965 Milos Forman) 50:-

originaltitel: Lásky jedné plavovlásky

This bittersweet romance from Milos Forman unfolds as a sweetly seductive tale of young love, but also provides a wry critique of life under totalitarianism.

Aided by gorgeous cinematography and naturalistic performances, the film adeptly distils universal truths from the simplest of situations, presenting them with a sharp yet compassionate eye.
[Studio S]Region 2
En Doft av Honung
(1961 Tony Richarson)

originaltitel: A Taste of Honey

Jo (Rita Tushingham) is an awkward, shy 17-year-old girl living with her promiscuous alcoholic mother, Helen (Dora Bryan) in the grey, bleak, tenement houses of Manchester. Desperately longing to simply be loved, when her mother's latest boyfriend drives Jo out of their apartment she spends the night with a black sailor on a brief shore leave. When Jo's mother abandons her to move in with her latest lover, Jo finds a job and a room for herself. Then Geoffrey (Murray Melvin) drifts into her world, a shy and lonely homosexual, with whom she agrees to share her flat.
When Jo discovers that she is pregnant with the sailor's child, Geoffrey, Grateful for her friendship, looks after her, even offering marriage. But their brief taste of happiness is short-lived for Jo's fickle and domineering mother wants to be part of the picture.
[Atlantic]Region 2
En Dödlig Lögn
(2015 Yann Gozlan) 50:-

originaltitel: Un Homme Idéal

Twenty-five-year old Mathieu (Pierre Niney) has always aspired to become a famous author, but despite all his efforts, he has never managed to be published. Meanwhile, he earns his living by working for a moving company.
One day, on a removal job, his destiny takes a new turn as he stumbles across the manuscript of an elderly and solitary man who has recently died. Initially hesitant, Mathieu eventually decides to steal the text and pretend he wrote it. Unexpectedly, he quickly becomes the bright new star of French literature. Everyone is now eagerly anticipating his second novel, and as each day passes and pressure mounts, Mathieu plunges ever deeper into a criminal spiral of lies in order to keep his dark secret hidden.
[Studio S]Region 2
En Italiensk Familj på gränsen till sammanbrott
(2010 Ferzan Ozpetek) 50:-

originaltitel: Mine vaganti

When Tommaso returns home to discuss the future of the family business, a secret is revealed that throws the whole household into turmoil, and the strong familial ties that for generations bound them together are put to the test with explosive and hilarious results. When it comes to family, some secrets are best left in the closet!
[Folkets Bio]Region 2
En Kvinna i Paris
(1923 Charles Chaplin) 50:-

originaltitel: A Woman of Paris

The acclaimed Silent-Era classic "A Woman of Paris" is Chaplin's first drama (a genre he visited again in "Limelight").

Directing with keen-eyed finesse and appearing in only a bit role, Chaplin jabs at French high society while telling a tale of tragic love. The early Chaplin. The later Chaplin.
[mk2]Region 2
En liten film om Konsten att Döda
(1988 Krzysztof Kieslowski)

originaltitel: Krotki film o zabijaniu

Krzysztof Kieslowski's full-length feature 'A Short Film About Killing' is expanded from an episode of his acclaimed cycle of short films based on the Ten Commandments, 'Dekalog'.
'A Short Film About Killing' is based on the Fifth Commandment: Thou Shalt Not Kill, and is a psychological vivisection of the brutal and senseless murder of a taxi driver by a young drifter, with no explanation offered, and no extenuating circumstances given. Kieslowski demonstrates his skill and dexterity as a master of suspense, keeping tensions rising and viewers in knots, producing a searing, powerful moral indictment of capital punishment.
[Atlantic]Region 2
Enemy of the State
(1998 Tony Scott)

Hot Hollywood favourite Will Smith stars with Gene Hackman in a high-powered suspense thriller where non-stop action meets cutting-edge technology! Robert Clayton Dean (Smith) is a successful Washington, D.C.
Attorney who, without his knowledge, is given a video that ties a top official of the Nation Security Agency (Jon Voight) to a political murder! Instantly, every aspect of Dean’s once normal life is targeted by a lethal team of skilled NSA surveillance operatives, who wage a relentless, ultrahigh-tech campaign to discredit him and retrieve the incriminating evidence! Get ready for the action to explode as Dean desperately races to reclaim his life and prove his innocence...
[Touchstone]Region 1
Enigma of Kaspar Hauser, The
(1974 Werner Herzog)

svensk titel: Kaspar Hauser - var och en för sig och Gud mot alla

In 1828, as if out of nowhere, a young man appeared in Nuremberg's town square. He had no history, spoke only a few words, and could not stand upright. Having been locked in a basement for 17 years, Kaspar Hauser was more beast than man. Who was he, and where did he come from? Despite attempts by townsfolk to understand and civilize him, Kaspar became little more than a sideshow attraction. And though the mystery of his origins remained unanswered, perhaps the biggest question of all was, why did someone want him dead?
[Anchor Bay]Region 1
Envy
(2004 Barry Levinson) 30:-

Without question, the most outlandish home in Los Angeles belongs to Nick Vanderpark (Jack Black), the zillionaire inventor of Vapoorize, the miracle dog poo remover. An enormous estate complete with bowling alleys, corrals, vineyards and merry-go-rounds, it's driving his next-door-neighbour Tim Dingman (Ben Stiller) nuts!

Especially when Tim could have been rolling in dough too, if only he'd invested when he had the chance. So after he loses his job and his wife walks out on him, Tim turns to the one person who can help him, the J-Man (Christopher Walken), a wacko hippie barfly with a harebrained scheme for every occasion, in this outrageous black comedy about a good man spoiled by success - his neighbour's!
[Columbia]Region 2
Etait une Fois en Amerique, Il
(1984 Sergio Leone) 50:-

originaltitel: Once upon a Time in America

Ten years in planning, Sergio Leone's epic 'Once Upon a Time in America' portrays 50 years of riveting underworld history and offers rich roles to a remarkable cast. Robert De Niro and James Woods play lifelong Lower East Side pals whose wary partnership unravels in death and mystery.
Strong support comes from 'Tuesday Weld', Joe Pesci, Jennifer Connelly, Elizabeth McGovern and the young actors playing the central characters as ghetto kids.

2-Disc Special Edition
[Warner]Region 2
Ett Päron till Farsa firar Jul
(1989 Jeremiah S. Chechik) 50:-

originaltitel: National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

This holiday season Clark Griswold vows his clan will enjoy 'the most fun-filled family Christmas ever'. Before you can sing 'Fa-la-la-la-lah', he decks the halls with howls of folly!

Seeing is believing. There are 25,000 lights on the roof. An exploding turkey on the dining room table. A SWAT team taking siege outside. A festive supporting cast (including Beverly D'Angelo, Randy Quaid, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Juliette Lewis, William Hickey and more). And a John Hughes script full of wit, heart and sheer goofiness. Yule love it!
[Warner]Region 2
Evening with Kevin Smith 2, An
A follow up to the highly successful, An Evening With Kevin Smith, Evening Harder includes wildly funny, irreverent Q&A sessions in London and Toronto with one of Hollywood's most gifted and hilarious filmmakers. This is yet another chance to get up close and personal with the man that brought you Dogma, Clerks and Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back!
[Sony]Region 2
Everybody Wins
(1990 Karel Reisz) 50:-

Things certainly aren't easy for a jaded private detective on the weird streets of Connecticut, just ask down and out private eye Tom O'Toole (Nick Nolte).
Hired by a mysterious woman convinced that a local, juvenile teen banged up on a murder charge is innocent, detective Tom O'Toole is suddenly sucked into a twisted world of split personalities, oddball locals, reformed drug runners, religious fanatics, demented biker gangs, corrupt politicians and a deadly secret that "goes all the way to the top of the mountain'.

But who can be trusted? Is it all a big cover up? Is it all lies? Is detective Tom O'Toole being duped? Or is it all the demented fantasies of an unstable woman's deluded mind?
[Atlantic]Region 2
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