Having financial problems Songlian, university student, agrees to become the fourth wife of a wealthy Chen. She soon discovers how complex are the relationships in her new home.
The young girl, in the pursuit of true love, follows the musician with whom she had a brief affair. Her appearance at the boy’s home creates embarrassing situation.
Severine, a bored wife of a doctor, decides to change something in her life. She chooses to become a prostitute.
Wealthy publisher Pierre Brochant organizes with his friends the "dinner for idiots" to which each of them has to bring the biggest loser they can find. But this night Brochant won’t forget for the rest of his life.
In pursuit of the legendary treasure of El Dorado Aguirre is willing to offer great sacrifices, especially if someone else will have to sacrifice.
Young man, Grenouille, has unique talent - an absolute sense of smell, but the passion for finding the ultimate fragrance will push him to the limits of humanity.
Young Englishman travels to Crete, where he plans to open a mine. On the way he meets man that will change his life - local Alexis Zorba, who will learn him the true meaning of life.
Street singer in Mumbai is put on trial for the death of manhole worker, who went to work without proper protection. The prosecutor tries to prove that singer convinced worker to commit suicide.
Journalist Marcell wanders around Rome looking for topics for his articles. On his trips he meets colorful characters that reflect the Italian society of 1950s.
Two people in the difficult moments of their lifes start a stormy affair, but there is nothing between them but sex. On the surface, it is for them an ideal escape from the realities of their lifes.
Young social worker visits house of Tokunaga family only to find that there is something within these walls that remembers the old grudges.
Tokio radio station is preparing a live broadcast of soap-opera like romance, but at the last moment the actors begin to make tiny changes to the script.
Whole Holland is preparing for important event - Elfstedentocht - the 200 km skating race. But in 1963 the surprising change of weather made this day a legend.
The storm in the North Sea caused one of the worst floods in Holland history, but behind the statistics there are personal tragedies and unusual stories.
Single mother with passion to music sets out to New Zealand, together with her daughter and piano, to marry a complete stranger.
Geologist Kristian Eikjord is about to leave his job at picturesque Geiranger, but if his suspicions are right the area can be stricken by natural disaster.
Two men agree to take part in a scientific experiment - they will be hibernated for 3 years. But when they wake up the world looks completely different than how they remembered it.
Criminal Henryk Kwinto is out of jail and plans a revenge on his former associate, who is responsible for his arrest.
On the verge of revolution Russian sailors aboard battleship Potemkin are about to revolt against the unhuman conditions.
War separates Veronica and Boris, he volunteers to join the army, she remains in Moscow and tries to survive, all the time waiting for the return of her beloved.
A little girl escapes into twe world of imagination, to forget about her miserable live with her heartless father and aunt.
Young Viridiana is planning to become a nun, but by chain of events she inherits a considerable fortune, which she plans to spend for the less fortunate, which leads to a tragedy.
Professor Borg sets out for Lund, where he will take part in the celebrations in his honor, but during this trip he will have to face his whole past.
Look on the true meaning of life through the eyes of Ingmar Bergman - Knight returning from Crusades meets Death and plays a game of chess where his life is at stake.
Tired of Sherlock Holmes, Doctor Watson is about to end their cooperation. And why not, he created the character of Sherlock Holmes...
British prisoners in Malaya are forced to build the railway bridge, but their officer refuses to accept the ruthless approach of Colonel Saito towards his men.
Two petty crooks plan to take revenge on the gangster responsible for death of their friend. And they do it the only way they know - by preparing a swindle.
Forrest Gump is not beautiful, he is not smart, he has no particular talents except for one, which distinguishes him from other people - his honest, naive and contagious goodness.