Top Empire Movies (101-200) by IMDb Plot

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Can you name the next 100 movies on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies of All Time (#101-200) based on IMDb plots?

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Following the murder of a prominent leftist, an investigator tries to uncover the truth while government officials attempt to cover up their roles.
A man, suffering from short-term memory loss uses notes and tattoos to hunt for the man he thinks killed his wife.
A soundman accidentally records evidence that proves a car 'accident' was murder, and consequently finds himself in great danger.
A woman is asked to spy on a group of Nazi friends in South America. How far will she have to go to ingratiate herself with them?
The mostly true story of the legendary director of awful movies and his strange group of friends and actors.
Hitman Jef Costello is a perfectionist who always carefully plans his murders and who never gets caught, until he's seen once by witnesses and his life falls apart.
A single mother/waitress, a misanthropic author, and a gay artist form an unlikely friendship.
A young car thief kills a policeman and tries to persuade a girl to hide in Italy with him.
Meeting a stranger in a railway station, a woman is tempted to cheat on her husband.
Following the Normandy landings, a group of US soldiers go behind enemy lines to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action.
A New Englander arrives in the Old West, where he becomes embroiled in a feud between two families over a valuable patch of land.
Three girls come to Hollywood to make it big, but only find sex, drugs, and sleaze.
In fascist 1944 Spain, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world.
When soldiers in WW1 refuse to continue with an impossible attack, their superiors decide to make an example of them.
Lovers undo a hairdresser from Beverly Hills around Election Eve in 1968.
Dramatization of the Starkweather-Fugate killing spree of the 1950's, in which a teenage girl and her boyfriend slaughtered her entire family and many others.
Mabel, a wife and mother, is loved by her husband Nick but her madness proves to be a problem in their relationship. But the madness may not be a bad thing...
The king of a prep school is put on academic probation.
Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his kids against prejudice.
A young FBI cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims.
A paranoid and personally-secretive surveillance expert has a crisis of conscience when he suspects that a couple he is spying on will be murdered.
An innocent and naive girl in Paris, with her own sense of justice, decides to help those around her, and in the process discovers love.
Chance, a simple gardener, has never left the estate until his employer dies. His simple TV-informed utterances are mistaken for profundity.
An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he never existed.
An insurance rep lets himself be talked into a murder/insurance fraud scheme that arouses an insurance investigator's suspicions.
A young nun about to take her final vows pays a visit to her widowed uncle at the request of her Mother Superior.
The story of a forbidden and secretive relationship between two coyboys and their lives over the years.
Renoir's look at bourgeois life in France at the onset of World War II. An assorted cast of characters - the servants - meet up at a French chateau.
A young man and young woman meet on a train in Europe, and wind up spending one romantic evening together in Vienna. Sadly, they both know this will probably be their only meeting.
The story of Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald, an extremely determined man who intends to build an opera house in the middle of the jungle.
A high-school boy is given the chance to write a story for Rolling Stone Magazine about an up-and-coming rock band as he accompanies it on its concert tour.
A group of juvenile delinquents live a violent and crime-filled life in the festering slums of Mexico City, and the morals of young Pedro are gradually corrupted and destroyed.
Tom Regan, an advisor to a Prohibition era crime boss, tries to keep peace between warring mobs but gets caught in divided loyalties.
Abdel, a local hoodlum, is hospitalized after a riot, where a policeman lost his gun. His friend Vinz finds it and claims he will kill a cop if Abdel dies.
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Pursued by a jealous queen, hiding with a group of dwarfs - such is the life of the princess, until she is fed a poison apple by the evil Queen and awaits true love's kiss to wake.
Stark, perverse story of murder, kidnapping, and police corruption in a Mexican border town.
Lt. John Dunbar, exiled to a remote western Civil War outpost, befriends wolves and Indians, making him an intolerable aberration in the military.
When a childless couple of an ex-con and an ex-cop decide to help themselves to one of another family's quintuplets, their lives get more complicated than they expected.
To ruin a western town, a corrupt political boss hires a black sheriff, who promptly becomes his most formidable adversary.
London, 1969 - Two down-on-their-luck actors escape up north to a stone cottage, where their sanity and friendship is tested.
A man refuses to conform to life in a rural prison, and keeps escaping and being recaptured, becoming a hero to the local prisoners.
Jerry Lundegaard's inept crime falls apart due to his and his henchmen's bungling and the persistent police work of pregnant Marge Gunderson.
A real time account of the events on one of the four hijacked flights on 9/11 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot.
San Diego's top rated newsman in the male dominated broadcasting of the 1970's is happy with his position, but that all is about to change when a strong female employee joins.
A movie star with a sense of emptiness and a neglected newlywed meet up as strangers in Tokyo, Japan, and form an unlikely bond.
Short film. The family of a Parisian shop-owner spends a day in the country, where the daughter falls in love with a man at the inn. The two spend the day together.
Three unemployed parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service.
In a decrepit South American village, men are hired to transport an urgent nitroglycerin shipment without the equipment that would make it safe.
Three trappers protect a British Colonel's daughters in the midst of the French and Indian War.
An aging man is hired as a lawman on behalf of a group of wealthy New York cattle barons - his sole purpose being to bring down an old friend of his.
When a boy wishes to be big at a magic wish machine, he wakes up and finds himself in an adult body literally overnight.
Investigating a gold magnate's smuggling, James Bond uncovers a plot to contaminate the Fort Knox reserve.
An alien orphan is sent from his dying planet to Earth, where he grows up to become his adoptive home's first and greatest superhero.
Upon arrival at a mental institution, a brash rebel rallies the patients to take on the oppressive Nurse Ratched, a woman more dictator than a nurse.
The story of a young man's adventures in the California pornography industry of the 1970s and 1980s.
As a Civil War veteran spends years searching for a young niece captured by Indians, his motivation becomes increasingly questionable.
A wannabe rock star in need of cash poses as a substitute teacher at a prep school and tries to turn his class into a rock band.
Five friends visiting their grandpa's old house are hunted down and terrorized by a chainsaw wielding killer and his family of grave-robbing cannibals.
When Woody is stolen by a toy collector, Buzz and his friends vow to rescue him, but Woody finds the idea of immortality in a museum tempting.
It's nine years after Jesse and Celine first met; now they encounter one another on the French leg of Jesse's book tour.
Henry Spencer tries to survive his industrial environment, his angry girlfriend, and the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child.
When a Roman general is betrayed and his family murdered by a corrupt prince, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek his revenge.
Embarrassed by his long nose, a romantic poet/soldier romances his cousin by proxy.
A story of the clever child of a family who is sent to school instead of to work on the farm in early 20th century Italy, and of how the child's shoes break on his walk to school.
Two detectives, a rookie and a veteran, hunt a serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as his modus operandi.
A female survivor of the Nazi concentration camps has fallen in love with Nathan, and befriended Stingo, but the relationships are all haunted by her ghosts of past decisions.
A young governess for two children becomes convinced that the house and grounds are haunted.
Elwood P. Dowd is a mild-mannered pleasant man who just happens (he says) to have an invisible friend resembling a 6-foot rabbit.
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Dorothy Gale is swept away to a magical land in a tornado and embarks on a quest to see the Wizard who can bring her home.
An account of the bloodiest revolution in modern history. Takes place in Northern Africa as lead by the National Liberation Front.
A young Australian reporter tries to navigate the political turmoil of Indonesia during the rule of President Sukarno with the help of a diminutive photographer.
Chas, a violent and psychotic East London gangster needs a place to lie low after a hit that should never have been carried out.
A story about family, greed, religion, and oil, centered around a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business.
Retired Old West gunslinger William Munny reluctantly takes one last job, with the help of his old partner and a young man.
In the dreams of his victims, a spectral child murderer stalks the children of the members of his lynch mob.
Zorg is a handyman in France living a quiet life until a beautiful, but wild and unpredictable woman walks into his life, changing everything about it.
Two boys growing up in a violent neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro take different paths: one becomes a photographer while the other becomes a drug dealer.
This study of Cuba--partially written by renowned poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko--captures the island just before it made the transition to a post-revolutionary society.
The story of Thomas More, who stood up to King Henry VIII when the King rejected the Roman Catholic Church to obtain a divorce and a remarriage.
The incredible story of Mozart, told in flashback mode by Antonio Salieri - now confined to an insane asylum.
Ole and Chick are making a movie, but the director is very dissatisfied, so he brings in a zany young writer with an absurd story.
An unemployed actor with a reputation for being difficult disguises himself as a woman to get a role in a soap opera.
Rufus T. Firefly is named president/dictator of bankrupt Freedonia and declares war on neighboring Sylvania over the love of wealthy Mrs. Teasdale.
An up-and-coming pool player plays a long-time champion in a single high-stakes match.
A pair of NYC cops in the Narcotics Bureau stumble onto a drug smuggling job that has something to do with France.
In 1930s Chicago, a young con man seeking revenge for his murdered partner teams up with a master of the big con to win a fortune from a criminal banker.
A 'Land Girl', an American GI, and a British soldier find themselves together in a small Kent town being terrorized by the 'glue-man', and try to track him down.
John and Laura Baxter are living in Venice when they meet a lady who claims to be psychic, and tells the couple that she believes she is seeing the ghost of the couple's dead child
A classic fairy tale, with swordplay, giants, an evil prince, a beautiful princess, and yes, some kissing (as read by a kindly grandfather).
A young ballet dancer is torn between the man she loves and her pursuit to be a prima ballerina.
A small-town sheriff in the American West enlists the help of a cripple, a drunk, and a young gunfighter in his efforts to hold in jail the brother of the local bad guy.
An FBI agent goes undercover to catch a gang of bank robbers who may be surfers.
Two American tourists in Britain are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.
A man and his son search for a stolen bicycle vital to his job.
A wheelchair bound photographer spies on his neighbors from his apartment window and becomes convinced that one of them has committed murder.
Clarence meets hooker Alabama, steals cocaine from her pimp, and tries to sell it in Hollywood while the owners of the coke try to reclaim it.
An estranged family of former child prodigies reunites when one of their member announces he has a terminal illness.
After settling his differences with a Japanese POW camp, a British colonel co-operates to oversee his men's construction of a railway bridge for their captors.
Two British soldiers in India decide to resign from the Army and set themselves up as deities in Kafiristan - a land where no white man has been since Alexander.
A San Francisco cop with little regard for rules (but always gets results) tries to track down a serial killer who snipes at random victims.

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