La mujer de mi hermano (“The wife of my brother”) is a 2005 Mexican film directed by Ricardo de Montreuil, based on the novel of the same name by the Peruvian writer, journalist and TV host Jaime Bayly. It starred Bárbara Mori, Manolo Cardona, Christian Meier, and
Lady Caroline Faye and Lord Vane Brecon meet under unusual circumstances and are immediately attracted to one another. Later, Lady Caroline learns that Lord Brecon has been accused of murder. She embarks on a plan to prove him innocent, while also warning him that that his cousin,
The Rainbow is a 1989 drama film directed by the great Ken Russell. This story, adapted from the D. H. Lawrence novel, is a prequel to Lawrence’s “Women in Love”, which was also made into a film by Russell twenty years earlier. Sammi Davis stars as “Ursula”,
A Modern Affair is an independent feature directed by Vern Oakley. Starring Stanley Tucci and Lisa Eichhorn, the film’s plot reverses the conventions of romantic comedies: instead of man meet woman – fall in love, marry and have baby, in this film the woman gets pregnant, then
A steamy and erotic drama directed by Andre Techine, winner of the Best Director award at the Cannes Film Festival for this riveting, sexual and artistic opus.
A woman provokes sensual awakenings in a group of adolescent boys.
Close My Eyes is a 1991 film written and directed by Stephen Poliakoff and starring Alan Rickman, Clive Owen and Saskia Reeves as well as Lesley Sharp and Karl Johnson. Music was by Michael Gibbs (who also did the music for Poliakoff’s next film Century) and the
Ivan Bibic returns to his Pittsburgh PA suburb after surviving a Japanse POW camp, causing regular nightmares. All the time he remained faithfully devoted to his childhood love, fellow ethnic Yugoslavian virgin Maria Bosic. She dates him again, thus ruining a virtual engagement to captain Al Griselli.
Bolero is a 1984 film starring a frequently nude Bo Derek, and written and directed by her husband John Derek. The film centers on the protagonist’s sexual awakening and her journey around the world to pursue an ideal first lover who will take her virginity.
It Happened One Night is a 1934 American comedy film with elements of screwball comedy directed by Frank Capra, in which a pampered socialite (Claudette Colbert) tries to get out from under her father’s thumb, and falls in love with a roguish reporter (Clark Gable). The plot
Movie: Ballad of a Soldier (1959) “During World War II, 19 year old soldier Alyosha gets a medal as a reward for a heroic act at the front. Instead of this medal he asks for a few days leave to visit his mother and repair the roof
Movie: I Like to Play Games Too (1999) “Suzanne, the head of a private advertising firm, becomes obsessed with Dominick, a would-be client that she can’t overcome with her considerable sexual charms. The two engage in a series of one-upmanship games to see who will be the
Movie: Angels and Insects (1995) “The movie is a study of an aristocratic family in the Victorian England. William Adamson, a young scientist, is introduced into the aristocratic family Alabaster by reverend Alabaster who is also fascinated by insects. William marries the older daughter of the family
Movie: Notorious (1946) “Following the conviction of her German father for treason against the U.S., Alicia Huberman takes to drink and men. She is approached by a government agent (T.R. Devlin) who asks her to spy on a group of her father’s Nazi friends operating out of