L.Q. Jones

A Prairie Home Companion

A Prairie Home Companion

A Prairie Home Companion
IMDb: 6.7
105 min

A look at what goes on backstage during the last broadcast of America\'s most celebrated radio show, where singing cowboys Dusty and Lefty, a country music siren, and a host of others hold court

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
The Mask of Zorro

The Mask of Zorro

The Mask of Zorro
IMDb: 6.7
136 min

It has been twenty years since Don Diego de la Vega fought Spanish oppression in Alta California as the legendary romantic hero, Zorro. Having escaped from prison he transforms troubled bandit Alejandro into his successor, in order to foil the plans of the tyrannical Don Rafael Montero who robbed him of his freedom, his wife and his precious daughter.

The Patriot

The Patriot

The Patriot
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

A deadly virus threatens to wipe out an entire Rocky Mountain town, leaving the town doctor to find some way to escape the soldiers who enforce the town\'s quarantine and devise an antidote. Matters take a more deadly turn after the physician is captured by a dangerously unstable band of militia extremists.

Genre: Action, Thriller
The Edge

The Edge

The Edge
IMDb: 6.9
117 min

The plane carrying wealthy Charles Morse crashes down in the Alaskan wilderness. Together with the two other passengers, photographer Robert and assistant Stephen, Charles devises a plan to help them reach civilization. However, his biggest obstacle might not be the elements, or even the Kodiak bear stalking them -- it could be Robert, whom Charles suspects is having an affair with his wife and would not mind seeing him dead.

Casino

Casino

Casino
IMDb: 8.2
179 min

In early-1970s Las Vegas, low-level mobster Sam \"Ace\" Rothstein gets tapped by his bosses to head the Tangiers Casino. At first, he\'s a great success in the job, but over the years, problems with his loose-cannon enforcer Nicky Santoro, his ex-hustler wife Ginger, her con-artist ex Lester Diamond and a handful of corrupt politicians put Sam in ever-increasing danger.

Lone Wolf McQuade

Lone Wolf McQuade

Lone Wolf McQuade
IMDb: 6.4
107 min

The archetypical renegade Texas Ranger wages war against a drug kingpin with automatic weapons, his wits and martial arts after a gun battle leaves his partner dead. All of this inevitably culminates a martial arts showdown between the drug lord and the ranger, and involving the woman they both love.

The Beast Within

The Beast Within

The Beast Within
IMDb: 5.6
98 min

In the beginning of the movie you see a woman getting raped by a man-creature of some sort. The movie takes place years later when the child that was a result of that rape is on the rampage looking for a girl to rape to start the process all over again.

Mother, Jugs & Speed

Mother, Jugs & Speed

Mother, Jugs & Speed
IMDb: 5.9
95 min

Mother (Bill Cosby), Jugs (Raquel Welch) & Speed (Harvey Keitel) work for a ambulance company competing for a L.A. city contract.

A Boy and His Dog

A Boy and His Dog

A Boy and His Dog
IMDb: 6.5
91 min

Set in the year 2024 in post-apocalyptic America, 18-year old Vic and his telepathic dog, Blood, are scavengers in the desolate wilderness ravaged by World War IV, where survivors must battle for food, shelter, and sexual companionship in the desert-like wasteland. Vic and Blood eke out a meager existence, foraging for food and fighting gangs of cutthroats.

Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid

Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid

Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid
IMDb: 7.3
106 min

An aging Pat Garrett is hired as a lawman on behalf of a group of wealthy New Mexico cattle barons--his sole purpose being to bring down his old friend Billy the Kid.

The Wild Bunch

The Wild Bunch

The Wild Bunch
IMDb: 7.9
145 min

Aging outlaw Pike Bishop (William Holden) prepares to retire after one final robbery. Joined by his gang, which includes Dutch Engstrom (Ernest Borgnine) and brothers Lyle (Warren Oates) and Tector Gorch (Ben Johnson), Bishop discovers the heist is a setup orchestrated in part by his old partner, Deke Thornton (Robert Ryan). As the remaining gang takes refuge in Mexican territory, Thornton trails them, resulting in fierce gunfights with plenty of casualties.

Hang ‘Em High

Hang ‘Em High

Hang ‘Em High
IMDb: 7.0
114 min

Marshall Jed Cooper survives a hanging, vowing revenge on the lynch mob that left him dangling. To carry out his oath for vengeance, he returns to his former job as a lawman. Before long, he\'s caught up with the nine men on his hit list and starts dispensing his own brand of Wild West justice.

Genre: Western
Hell Is for Heroes

Hell Is for Heroes

Hell Is for Heroes
IMDb: 6.9
90 min

World War II drama where the action centers around a single maneuver by a squad of GIs in retaliation against the force of the German Siegfried line. Reese joins a group of weary GIs unexpectedly ordered back into the line when on their way to a rest area. While most of the men withdraw from their positions facing a German pillbox at the far side of a mine-field, half a dozen men are left to protect a wide front. By various ruses, they manage to convince the Germans that a large force is still holding the position. Then Reese leads two of the men in an unauthorized and unsuccessful attack on the pillbox, in which the other two are killed; and when the main platoon returns, he is threatened with court-martial. Rather that face the disgrace, and in an attempt to show he was right, he makes a one-man attack on the pillbox.

Genre: Action, War
Ride the High Country

Ride the High Country

Ride the High Country
IMDb: 7.5
94 min

An ex-lawman is hired to transport gold from a mining community through dangerous territory. But what he doesn\'t realize is that his partner and old friend is plotting to double-cross him.

Torpedo Run

Torpedo Run

Torpedo Run
IMDb: 6.4
98 min

A submarine commander is on a relentless pursuit of a Japanese aircraft carrier in the South Seas during World War II.

Genre: Drama, War
The Naked and the Dead

The Naked and the Dead

The Naked and the Dead
IMDb: 6.4
131 min

Fighting men in World War II learn the value of courage and quickness at the risk of losing their lives.

Genre: War
Buchanan Rides Alone

Buchanan Rides Alone

Buchanan Rides Alone
IMDb: 6.9
78 min

A Texan pits a powerful family against itself to save a Mexican from hanging.

Genre: Action, Western
Men in War

Men in War

Men in War
IMDb: 7.2
102 min

In Korea, on 6 September 1950, Lieutenant Benson\'s platoon finds itself isolated in enemy-held territory after a retreat. Soon they are joined by Sergeant Montana, whose overriding concern is caring for his catatonic colonel. Benson and Montana can\'t stand each other, but together they must get the survivors to Hill 465, where they hope the division is waiting. It\'s a long, harrowing march, fraught with all the dangers the elusive enemy can summon.

Love Me Tender

Love Me Tender

Love Me Tender
IMDb: 6.2
89 min

Elvis Prestley\'s first film is a Civil War drama.

Between Heaven and Hell

Between Heaven and Hell

Between Heaven and Hell
IMDb: 6.6
94 min

Sam Gifford remembers : In prewar years he was an arrogant southern cotton plantation owner, married to the daughter of a colonel. At the beginning of the war he was mobilized with his National Guard unit as a sergeant. Came the day when, revolted by the cowardice of his lieutenant, who had fired at his own men, he hit him. Downgraded, he was sent to a disciplinary battalion. Sam now discovers his new detachment, his new commanding officer, just another cowardly brute, Captain Waco Grimes. While in combat, Sam will gradually become closer to the privates, working-class people he used to despise. He will become another man, a better man.

Genre: Action, Drama, War
Battle Cry

Battle Cry

Battle Cry
IMDb: 6.5
149 min

The dramatic story of US marines in training, in combat and in love during World War II. The story centres on a major who guides the raw recruits from their training to combat. Based on the novel by Leon Uris.

Genre: Drama, Romance, War