• Monkey Hustle (PG)

    The original blaxploitation craze was petering out by the time American International Pictures released this anemic 1977 comedy, shot in Chicago and interesting now only for its south-side locations. more...
  • Robin and the 7 Hoods

    The Rat Pack—Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, and Sammy Davis Jr.—in a raucous, uneven musical about a Chicago gangster (Sinatra) who becomes the hero of the city when he (inadvertently) shares his boodle with the poor (1964). more...
  • Polisse (NR)

    French actress Maiwenn (High Tension) cowrote and directed this lively ensemble drama about a close-knit team of police officers in Paris's Child Protection Unit. more...
  • The Big Clock

    John Farrow directed this tasteful film noir (1948), which is something of a contradiction in terms; it's reminiscent of Fritz Lang without Lang's hysteria. more...
  • Dobermann (R)

    Vincent Cassel plays the title gangster in this 1997 French actioner, which also features such future Gallic marquee names as Monica Belluci (Irreversible) and Romain Duris (The Beat That My Heart Skipped). more...
  • Gunblast

    A woman falls for the hit man she hired to kill her ex-boyfriend in this 1986 actioner from Nick Millard. more...