Films de Victor Argo

True Romance
  • True Romance (1993)
  • Action, Thriller, Crime, Romance
  • Clarence marries hooker Alabama, steals cocaine from her pimp, and tries to sell it in Hollywood, while the owners of the coke try to reclaim it.
  • Bande annonce  
True Romance 1993
Taxi Driver
  • Taxi Driver (1976)
  • Crime, Drama
  • A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process.
  • Bande annonce  
Taxi Driver 1976
The Yards
  • The Yards (2000)
  • Drama, Action, Thriller, Crime
  • In the rail yards of Queens, contractors repair and rebuild the city's subway cars. These contracts are lucrative, so graft and corruption are rife. When Leo Handler gets out of prison, he finds his aunt married to Frank Olchin, one of the big contractors; he's battling with a minority-owned firm for contracts.
  • Bande annonce  
The Yards 2000
Falling in Love
  • Falling in Love (1984)
  • Drama, Romance
  • During shopping for Christmas, Frank and Molly run into each other. This fleeting short moment will start to change their lives, when they recognize each other months later in the train home and have a good time together. Although both are married and Frank has two little kids, they meet more and more often, their friendship becoming the most precious thing in their lives.
  • Bande annonce  
Falling in Love 1984
The Last Temptation of Christ
  • The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
  • Drama
  • Jesus, a humble Judean carpenter beginning to see that he is the son of God, is drawn into revolutionary action against the Roman occupiers by Judas -- despite his protestations that love, not violence, is the path to salvation. The burden of being the savior of mankind torments Jesus throughout his life, leading him to doubt. As he is put to death on the cross, Jesus is tempted by visions of an ordinary life married to Mary Magdalene.
  • Bande annonce  
The Last Temptation of Christ 1988
King of New York
  • King of New York (1990)
  • Thriller, Crime
  • A former drug lord returns from prison determined to wipe out all his competition and distribute the profits of his operations to New York's poor and lower classes in this stylish and ultra violent modern twist on Robin Hood.
  • Bande annonce  
King of New York 1990
Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai
  • Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999)
  • Crime, Drama
  • An African-American Mafia hit man who models himself after the samurai of old finds himself targeted for death by the mob.
  • Bande annonce  
Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai 1999
Crimes and Misdemeanors
  • Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989)
  • Comedy, Drama
  • An ophthalmologist's mistress threatens to reveal their affair to his wife, while a married documentary filmmaker is infatuated by another woman.
  • Bande annonce  
Crimes and Misdemeanors 1989
Blue in the Face
  • Blue in the Face (1995)
  • Comedy
  • Auggie runs a small tobacco shop in Brooklyn, New York. The whole neighborhood comes to visit him to buy cigarettes and have some small talk. During the movie Lou Reed tries to explain why he has to have a cut on his health insurance bill if he keeps smoking and Madonna acts as a Singing Telegram.
  • Bande annonce  
Blue in the Face 1995
Mean Streets
  • Mean Streets (1973)
  • Drama, Crime
  • A small-time hood must choose from among love, friendship and the chance to rise within the mob.
  • Bande annonce  
Mean Streets 1973
Don't Say a Word
  • Don't Say a Word (2001)
  • Thriller
  • When the daughter of a psychiatrist is kidnapped, he's horrified to discover that the abductors' demand is that he break through to a post traumatic stress disorder suffering young woman who knows a secret..
  • Bande annonce  
Don't Say a Word 2001
Raw Deal
  • Raw Deal (1986)
  • Action, Crime, Thriller
  • Mark Kaminsky is kicked out of the FBI for his rough treatment of a suspect. He winds up as the sheriff of a small town in North Carolina. FBI Chief Harry Shannon, whose son has been killed by a mobster named Patrovina, enlists Kaminsky in a personal vendetta with a promise of reinstatement into the FBI if Patrovina is taken down. To accomplish this, he must go undercover and join Patrovina's gang.
  • Bande annonce  
Raw Deal 1986
Bad Lieutenant
  • Bad Lieutenant (1992)
  • Crime, Drama
  • While investigating a young nun's rape, a corrupt New York City police detective, with a serious drug and gambling addiction, tries to change his ways and find forgiveness.
  • Bande annonce  
Bad Lieutenant 1992
Quick Change
  • Quick Change (1990)
  • Comedy, Crime
  • With the aid of his girlfriend, Phyllis Potter, and best friend, Loomis, Grimm enters a Manhattan bank dressed as a clown, creates a hostage situation and executes a flawless robbery. The only thing left for the trio to do is make their getaway out of the city and to the airport. It sounds simple enough, but it seems that fate deserts them immediately after the bank heist. One mishap after another conspires to keep these robbers from reaching freedom.
  • Bande annonce  
Quick Change 1990
Desperately Seeking Susan
  • Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)
  • Comedy
  • Roberta is a bored suburban housewife who is fascinated with a woman, Susan, she only knows about by reading messages to and from her in the personals section of the newspaper. This fascination reaches a peak when an ad with the headline "Desperately Seeking Susan" proposes a rendezvous. Roberta goes too, and in a series of events involving amnesia and mistaken identity, steps into Susan's life.
  • Bande annonce  
Desperately Seeking Susan 1985
Angel Eyes
  • Angel Eyes (2001)
  • Drama, Romance, Thriller
  • A story about a seemingly unlikely couple who cross paths under life-threatening circumstances as though they are destined not only to meet but to save each other's lives. Not once, but twice.
  • Bande annonce  
Angel Eyes 2001
After Hours
  • After Hours (1985)
  • Comedy, Thriller, Drama
  • An ordinary word processor has the worst night of his life after he agrees to visit a girl in Soho whom he met that evening at a coffee shop.
  • Bande annonce  
After Hours 1985
The Pick-up Artist
  • The Pick-up Artist (1987)
  • Romance, Comedy, Crime, Drama
  • A womanizer meets his match when he falls for the daughter of a gambling addict who is in debt to the mob.
  • Bande annonce  
The Pick-up Artist 1987
  • Smoke (1995)
  • Comedy, Drama
  • Writer Paul Benjamin is nearly hit by a bus when he leaves Auggie Wren's smoke shop. Stranger Rashid Cole saves his life, and soon middle-aged Paul tells homeless Rashid that he wouldn't mind a short-term housemate. Still grieving over his wife's murder, Paul is moved by both Rashid's quest to reconnect with his father and Auggie's discovery that a woman who might be his daughter is about to give birth.
  • Bande annonce  
Smoke 1995
New Rose Hotel
  • New Rose Hotel (1998)
  • Drama, Science Fiction, Mystery
  • A corporate raider (Christopher Walken) and his henchman (Willem Dafoe) use a chanteuse (Asia Argento) to lure a scientific genius away from his employer and family.
  • Bande annonce  
New Rose Hotel 1998
Boxcar Bertha
  • Boxcar Bertha (1972)
  • Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
  • Based on "Sister of the Road," the fictionalized autobiography of radical and transient Bertha Thompson as written by physician Dr. Ben L. Reitman, 'Boxcar' Bertha Thompson, a woman labor organizer in Arkansas during the violence-filled Depression of the early '30's meets up with rabble-rousing union man 'Big' Bill Shelly and they team up to fight the corrupt railroad establishment.
  • Bande annonce  
Boxcar Bertha 1972
Double Whammy
  • Double Whammy (2001)
  • Comedy, Crime, Drama
  • Ray Pluto has many problems. He is satirized in the tabloids as the "loser cop." His partner is starting to seem suspiciously attracted to him. A pair of screenwriters across the hall keep bugging him for help. The superintendent of his building is stabbed by hoodlums hired by his own rebellious daughter. To top it off, a sexually aggressive chiropractor may just be Ray's undoing.
  • Bande annonce  
Double Whammy 2001
Lulu on the Bridge
  • Lulu on the Bridge (1998)
  • Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
  • This film is about a famous jazz saxophonist, Izzy who's life is forever changed after he is accidentally shot.
  • Bande annonce  
Lulu on the Bridge 1998
Her Alibi
  • Her Alibi (1989)
  • Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance
  • A writer of BAD detective novels is in full writers' block. He pretends to be the alibi of a beautiful woman who was arrested for murder at first thinking her innocent, but as she shows more and more interesting abilities (such as knife throwing) he begins to doubt his first assessment.
  • Bande annonce  
Her Alibi 1989
Dangerous Game
  • Dangerous Game (1993)
  • Drama
  • A New York film director, working on his latest movie in Los Angeles, begins to reflect the actions in his movie and real life, especially when he begins an affair with the lead actress.
  • Bande annonce  
Dangerous Game 1993
Monkey Trouble
  • Monkey Trouble (1994)
  • Comedy, Family
  • Dodger, a criminal monkey, belongs to a crooked street performer but escapes his life of crime only to end up in the arms of Eva, an innocent little girl whose mother has no idea that her daughter is harboring a fugitive.
  • Bande annonce  
Monkey Trouble 1994
The Funeral
  • The Funeral (1996)
  • Crime, Drama
  • The story concerns the funeral of one of three brothers in a family of gangsters that lived in New York in 1930s. Details of the past of the brothers and their families are shown through a series of flashbacks, climaxing in a shocking ending.
  • Bande annonce  
The Funeral 1996
  • McBain (1991)
  • Action
  • Santos attempts to lead a people's revolt in Colombia to overthrow the Presidente. When his revolt fails and he is killed, his sister Christina goes to New York to find McBain, a lieutenant Santos rescued during the Vietnam War. McBain agrees to help, recruits his old war buddies, raises some cash by killing a few drug dealers, then leads an attack to topple the Colombian government.
  • Bande annonce  
McBain 1991
The Terminal Man
  • The Terminal Man (1974)
  • Science Fiction, Thriller
  • As the result of a head injury, brilliant computer scientist Harry Benson begins to experience violent seizures. In an attempt to control the seizures, Benson undergoes a new surgical procedure in which a microcomputer is inserted into his brain. The procedure is not entirely successful.
  • Bande annonce  
The Terminal Man 1974
On the Run
  • On the Run (1999)
  • Comedy, Crime
  • Albert is an introverted travel agent living a lonely life in New York. When Louie, his best friend from childhood, appears having just escaped from prison, Albert's quiet existence is permanently disrupted. what ensues is one long, crazy night in New York that will change both their lives forever.
  • Bande annonce  
On the Run 1999