The Departed

The Departed (2006)
The Departed poster Rating: 8.5/10 (711,543 votes)
Director: Martin Scorsese
Writer: William Monahan (screenplay), Alan Mak, Felix Chong
Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson, Mark Wahlberg
Runtime: 151 min
Rated: R
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Released: 2006-10-06
Plot: An undercover state cop who has infiltrated an Irish gang and a mole in the police force working for the same mob race to track down and identify each other before being exposed to the enemy, after both sides realize their outfit has a rat.

Απλά δεν μπαίνει στο ίδιο καλούπι με την κλασσική ταινία αυτού του είδους.

The Snatch

Snatch. (2000)
Snatch. poster Rating: 8.3/10 (505,540 votes)
Director: Guy Ritchie
Writer: Guy Ritchie
Stars: Benicio Del Toro, Dennis Farina, Vinnie Jones, Brad Pitt
Runtime: 102 min
Rated: R
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Released: 2001-01-19
Plot: Unscrupulous boxing promoters, violent bookmakers, a Russian gangster, incompetent amateur robbers, and supposedly Jewish jewelers fight to track down a priceless stolen diamond.

αν σ΄ αρέσει δες Lock Stok and Two Smoking Barrels σε λιγότερο χαοτικό στιλ!

Black Hawk Down

Black Hawk Down (2001)
Black Hawk Down poster Rating: 7.7/10 (255,026 votes)
Director: Ridley Scott
Writer: Mark Bowden (book), Ken Nolan (screenplay)
Stars: Josh Hartnett, Ewan McGregor, Tom Sizemore, Eric Bana
Runtime: 144 min
Rated: R
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Released: 2002-01-18
Plot: 123 elite U.S. soldiers drop into Somalia to capture two top lieutenants of a renegade warlord and find themselves in a desperate battle with a large force of heavily-armed Somalis.

Είναι τρελοί, αυτοί οι Αμερικανοί…

The Hurt Locker

The Hurt Locker (2008)
The Hurt Locker poster Rating: 7.6/10 (277,604 votes)
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
Writer: Mark Boal
Stars: Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Brian Geraghty, Guy Pearce
Runtime: 131 min
Rated: R
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Released: 2008-10-10
Plot: During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work.

Time Bandits

Time Bandits (1981)
Time Bandits poster Rating: 7.0/10 (40,556 votes)
Director: Terry Gilliam
Writer: Michael Palin, Terry Gilliam
Stars: John Cleese, Sean Connery, Shelley Duvall, Katherine Helmond
Runtime: 110 min
Rated: PG
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Released: 1981-11-06
Plot: A young boy accidentally joins a band of dwarves as they jump from era to era looking for treasure to steal.

Brazil

Brazil (1985)
Brazil poster Rating: 8.0/10 (135,912 votes)
Director: Terry Gilliam
Writer: Terry Gilliam (screenplay), Tom Stoppard (screenplay), Charles McKeown (screenplay)
Stars: Jonathan Pryce, Robert De Niro, Katherine Helmond, Ian Holm
Runtime: 132 min
Rated: R
Genre: Sci-Fi
Released: 18 Dec 1985
Plot: A bureaucrat in a retro-future world tries to correct an administrative error and himself becomes an enemy of the state.

Παραγωγή Ηνωμένου Βασιλείου…

American Hustle

American Hustle (2013)
American Hustle poster Rating: 7.3/10 (289,385 votes)
Director: David O. Russell
Writer: Eric Warren Singer, David O. Russell
Stars: Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner
Runtime: 138 min
Rated: R
Genre: Crime, Drama
Released: 20 Dec 2013
Plot: A con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild FBI agent, Richie DiMaso, who pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia.

2014 Oscar Nominee, καλά έκανε και δεν το πήρε…

 

 

Apocalypse Now

Apocalypse Now (1979)
Apocalypse Now poster Rating: 8.5/10 (376,478 votes)
Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Writer: John Milius, Francis Ford Coppola, Michael Herr (narration)
Stars: Marlon Brando, Martin Sheen, Robert Duvall, Frederic Forrest
Runtime: 153 min
Rated: R
Genre: Drama, War
Released: 15 Aug 1979
Plot: During the Vietnam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe.

Μέχρι να δω το American Sniper, είπα να κάνω ένα φρεσκάρισμα…

 

Better Call Saul

Better Call Saul (2015–)
Better Call Saul poster Rating: 9.5/10 (6,285 votes)
Director: N/A
Writer: Vince Gilligan, Peter Gould
Stars: Bob Odenkirk, Rhea Seehorn, Patrick Fabian, Michael Mando
Runtime: 60 min
Rated: TV-14
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Released: 08 Feb 2015
Plot: The trials and tribulations of criminal lawyer, Saul Goodman, in the time leading up to establishing his strip-mall law office in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

S01E01, S01E02
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