"Documentary on the making of the Swedish comedy series"01 January 200466 mins
In the Footsteps of Stig Helmer (translation of the Swedish title) is a 66 minute documentary about the making of a series of comedy movies focusing on the character Stig Helmer and his vacationing trips, all filled with comical events and complications. There have been five such movies in all, as follows: 1: Sällskapsresan (1980) == The Charter Trip, 2: Sällskapsresan II - Snowroller (1985) == Charter Trip II - Snowroller, 3: SOS: En Segelsällskapsresa (1988) == SOS: A Sailing Charter Trip, 4: Den Ofrivillige Golfaren (1991) == The Involuntary Golfer, 5: Hälsoresan (1999) == The Health Trip
The Machinist is the story of Trevor Reznik, a lathe-operator who is dying of insomnia. In a machine shop, occupational hazards are bad enough under normal circumstances; yet for Trevor the risks are compounded by fatigue.
In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and sail with him back to Troy.
Henry is a player skilled at seducing women. But when this veterinarian meets Lucy, a girl with a quirky problem when it comes to total recall, he realizes it's possible to fall in love all over again…and again, and again.
Alexander, the King of Macedonia, leads his legions against the giant Persian Empire. After defeating the Persians he leads his Army across the then known world venturing further than any Westerner had ever gone all the way to India.
Chris crashes into a carload of other young people, and the group of stranded motorists is soon lost in the woods of West Virginia, where they're hunted by three cannibalistic mountain men who are grossly disfigured by generations of inbreeding.
It's the 1970's and San Diego super-sexist anchorman Ron Burgundy is the top dog in local TV, but that's all about to change when ambitious reporter Veronica Corningstone arrives as a new employee at his station.
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