The Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl crossed the Pacific ocean in a balsa wood raft in 1947, together with five men, to prove that South Americans already back in pre-Columbian times could have crossed the sea and settle on Polynesian islands. After financing the trips with loans and donations they set off on an epic 101 days long trip across 8000 kilometers, while the world was waiting for the result of the trip. The film tells about the origin of the idea, the preparations and the events on the trip. Kon-Tiki was named after the Inca sun god, Viracocha, and "Kon-Tiki" is an old name for this god. Heyerdahl filmed the expedition, which later became the Acaemy award winning documentary in 1951, and wrote a book about the expedition which was translated into 70 languages and sold more than 50 millions copies around the world. Heyerdahl believed that people from South America could have settled Polynesia in pre-Columbian times...
A Beautiful Mind/Un Homme d'Exception (2001)
DVDRip | AVI | ~135 min | XviD 720x384 ~1515 kbps avg | audio: French | MP3 2 ch ~128 Kbps | 1.56 GB Biography, Drama
En 1947, etudiant les mathematiques a l'universite de Princeton, John Forbes Nash Jr., un brillant eleve, elabore sa theorie economique des jeux. Pour lui, les fluctuations des marches financiers peuvent etre calculees tres precisement.
The Libertine/Rochester - Le Dernier Des Libertins (2004)
DVDRip | AVI | ~114 min | XviD 720x384 ~1697 kbps avg | audio: French | MP3 2 ch ~128 Kbps | 1.46 GB Drame, Biopic , Historique
L'existence aussi veridique que tumultueuse du deuxieme comte de Rochester, ami et confident du roi Charles II d'Angleterre. Au XVIIeme siecle, cet homme d'exception, debauche notoire et libre penseur, mena une vie entierement dediee a la recherche du plaisir et de la verite. Incapable d'hypocrisie dans une epoque ou elle etait un art, il fut a la fois decrie, condamne mais egalement admire pour son avant-gardisme et son gout de la liberte.
DVDrip | XviD-1211 | mp3@192 | 680x376 | 2 Audio tracks: English_1 French_2 | Sub: French idx/sub | DVD Cover & Sticker | 2h02 | 1.4 Gb Drama, Bio | USA, France, UK 2004 | Director Mick DAVIS
It is a lovestory to life,art,the beauty all around us. Modigliani is a self-destructive artist who struggle to get by. He is madly in love with life like a child. Modigliani meet this woman. They fall in love and are inseperable from that moment and on...
Crackling with infectious energy, DREAMS WITH SHARP TEETH pays homage to the dark prince of American letters, Harlan Ellison. Master of his craft, Ellison has heroically produced over 75 books and more than 1,700 classics of fiction and non-fiction on one of his Olympia manual typewriters, including the single most popular Star Trek episode (City on the Edge of Forever) and brilliant, award-winning short stories, some written in bookstore windows, on very public display.
Henry Hill is a small time gangster, who takes part in a robbery with Jimmy Conway and Tommy De Vito, two other gangsters who have set their sights a bit higher. His two partners kill off everyone else involved in the robbery, and slowly start to climb up through the hierarchy of the Mob. Henry, however, is badly affected by his partners success, but will he stoop low enough to bring about the downfall of Jimmy and Tommy?