Category: Adventure

September 7, 2018 / Adventure

An expedition into the interior of Papua New Guinea comes across a tribe of ape-like people who may or may not be ancestors of early man. However, the influence of modern man is to have devastating effects upon these forgotten people.

WATCH MOVIE Skullduggery (1970)

August 19, 2018 / Adventure

In the eighteenth century, a Spanish expedition is looking for seven cities of gold in a territory now known as California. A very difficult task due the opposition of the aborigines, but perhaps a divine intervention could help the Spaniards to save the life.

WATCH MOVIE Seven Cities of Gold (1955)

July 28, 2018 / Adventure

In this sword-and-sandal saga set on the steppes of Asia, Rik Battaglia plays Roland, leader of the Paladin troops, who must proves his mettle against the dreaded Saracen invaders, and withstand their evil plots, which primarily consist of sending gorgeous women into their camp to entice and distract them.  

WATCH MOVIE Roland the Mighty (1956) AKA Orlando e i Paladini di Francia

June 7, 2018 / Adventure

In 1700, news that the king of Spain is dying comes to the Spanish outpost in Santa Fe, New Mexico. For some reason, lovely Princess Lucia, the preferred heir, is in this remote location. To get her back to Europe without running afoul of the Viceroy of Mexico (who backs another heir) will require a guide friendly with the Indians: outlaw El Tigre, whom the princess (initially) despises. The highly hazardous journey is made more so by presence of turncoats in the group…

WATCH MOVIE Kiss of Fire (1955)

May 12, 2018 / Adventure

In 1903 Kenya, tough colonist John Gale is leading a safari to bring in escaped murderer Abel McCracken, who is stirring up the Nukumbi tribe and endangering Gale’s holdings. En route, he picks up four survivors of Nukumbi raids: hunter Dan Harder, former teacher Peggy, and two kids. But Dan has hidden motives for coming along; and the Nukumbi are lying in wait.

WATCH MOVIE Tanganyika (1954)

May 7, 2018 / Adventure

In this costume adventure set in France during the Reign of Terror, a mysterious man known only as the Scarlet Pimpernel rescues noblemen from the guillotine and leads them to safety across the English Channel. Chauvelin is determined to unmask the Pimpernel and bring him to justice. When evidence begins to suggest that the hero is actually foppish Sir Percey Blakeney, Chauvelin blackmails Percey’s wife, Marguerite, into cooperating on the threat that he’ll expose the criminal activities of her brother Armand. However, Marguerite doesn’t much care for her husband, hardly believes he could be the heroic Pimpernel, and is startled when she finds out that he truly is the masked vigilante.

WATCH MOVIE The Elusive Pimpernel (1950) AKA The Fighting Pimpernel

April 28, 2018 / Adventure

O’Flynn, soldier of fortune, returns to Ireland during the Napoleonic wars just in time to save Lady Benedetta from robbers. But they pursue her to ruinous Castle O’Flynn, after secret papers she carries which would reveal Napoleon’s plans to invade Ireland. The Napoleonic agents (and British traitors) will stop at nothing to gain their ends, but the swashbuckling exploits of the O’Flynn may be a match for them all.

WATCH MOVIE The Fighting O’Flynn (1949)

April 14, 2018 / Adventure

Duke Mullane, manager of a Malayan tin mine, goes to a little-known island to open a new mine in the jungle. Initially, the natives there are friendly, especially dancer Minyora… who proves to be affianced to local ruler King Kiang. Alas, a series of unfortunate incidents changes Kiang’s attitude to hostility, and Duke is stranded with his crew, Minyora, and his old flame Lory…who’s now engaged to his boss! Are romantic triangles more deadly than poisoned darts?

WATCH MOVIE East of Sumatra (1953)