Keyword symbolism Movies

Signs 6.2

2002 Drama, Thriller, Science Fiction, Mystery

A family living on a farm finds mysterious crop circles in their fields which suggests something more frightening to come.

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Angels & Demons 6.2

2009 Thriller, Mystery

Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon investigates a mysterious symbol seared into the chest of a murdered physicist. He discovers evidence of the unimaginable, the rebirth of an ancient secret brotherhood known as…

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Antichrist 6.3

2009 Drama, Horror, Thriller

A grieving couple retreats to their cabin 'Eden' in the woods, hoping to repair their broken hearts and troubled marriage. But nature takes its course and things go from bad to worse.

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The Seventh Seal 7.5

1957 Fantasy, Drama

When disillusioned Swedish knight Antonius Block returns home from the Crusades to find his country in the grips of the Black Death, he challenges Death to a chess match for his life. Tormented by the belief that…

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Try Seventeen 5.9

2002 Comedy, Romance, Drama

Teenager Jones has opted not to go to college and is instead renting a room in a boarding house to work on his writing skills. Soon, Jones finds himself dividing his time between two women: a young actress named…

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Jamon Jamon 6.1

1992 Comedy, Drama, Romance

Jose Luis is an executive at his parents underwear factory where his girlfriend Sylvia works on the shop floor. When Sylvia becomes pregnant, Jose Luis promises her that he will marry her, most likely against the…

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The Annunciation 5.3

1984 Drama

The Annunciation (in Hungarian: Angyali üdvözlet) is a Hungarian film directed by András Jeles in 1984, based on The Tragedy of Man (1861) by Imre Madách. When Adam (Péter Bocsor) and Eve (Júlia Mérő), having succumbed…

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Werckmeister Harmonies 6.1

2000 Drama

This story takes place in a small town on the Hungarian Plain. In a provincial town, which is surrounded with nothing else but frost. It is bitterly cold weather — without snow. Even in this bewildered cold hundreds…

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El Topo 6.9

1970 Action, Adventure, Drama, Western

El Topo decides to confront warrior Masters on a trans-formative desert journey he begins with his 6 year old son, who must bury his childhood totems to become a man. El Topo (the mole) claims to be God, while dressed…

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Izo 6.5

2004 Action, Drama, Fantasy, History, Horror

Izo is an assassin in the service of a Tosa lord and Imperial supporter. After killing dozens of the Shogun's men, Izo is captured and crucified. Instead of being extinguished, his rage propels him through the space…

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Maya Deren, Take Zero 0.0

2012 Documentary, History

This documentary interweaves celluloid and voice recordings by Maya Deren, and colleagues who knew her firsthand: Jean Rouch, Jonas Mekas, Alexander Hammid, Cecile Starr etc. Maya Deren (1917-1961) was an experimental…

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A Report on the Party and the Guests 0.0

1966 Drama

In Jan Němec’s surreal fable, a picnic is rudely transformed into a lesson in political hierarchy when a handful of mysterious authority figures show up. This allegory about oppression and conformity was banned…

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The Visitor 0.0

2008 Drama

A young boy lives with his mother on a farm surrounded by deep forest in the remote wilds of the Finnish countryside. From time to time, the boy visits his father - a man of great violence - in prison. Locked in…

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The Year of the Cannibals 6.0

1970 Drama

On the streets of a damp metropolis lie the corpses of hundreds and hundreds of boys and girls. No one can give them a resting place because of a law enacted by a repressive State. But the young Antigone, with the…

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At Land 8.0

1944 Thriller

A woman lies on the sand, left there by the tides and waves (and in a pose that would be copied in From Here to Eternity). She reaches up across tree roots and makes a difficult climb. Only to discover herself climbing…

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The Occult History of the Third Reich 5.2

1992 Documentary

Four volume documentary set ("Adolf Hitler", "The SS Blood and Soil", "The Enigma of the Swastika", and "Himmler The Mystic") containing mainly B&W as well as some color archival footage, with narration explaining…

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ABC Book 0.0

1976 Drama

The level of social awareness in Poland in the 1970s. The artist combines symbolic image with the alphabet and a poem deeply rooted in national tradition (Who are you?).

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Jung On Film 5.0

1991 Documentary

This compelling film represents a rare record of an original genius. In Jung on Film, the pioneering psychologist tells us about his collaboration with Sigmund Freud, about the insights he gained from listening…

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Crystal Nights 0.0

1992

In this supernatural-themed romance, a German woman in the between-wars period is being initiated into some kind of esoteric/psychic order and learns at that time that her ideal mate won't even be born for quite…

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