Sandu Mihai Gruia

Sherlock: Case of Evil (2002)

Early in his crime-solving career, Sherlock Holmes attempts to prevent Moriarty from cornering the heroin market.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Graham Theakston
CAST:  James D'Arcy  •  Roger Morlidge  •  Vincent D'Onofrio  •  Gabrielle Anwar

Early in his crime-solving career, Sherlock Holmes attempts to prevent Moriarty from cornering the heroin market.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Graham Theakston
CAST:  James D'Arcy  •  Roger Morlidge  •  Vincent D'Onofrio  •  Gabrielle Anwar

Code Unknown (2000)

Simple

A series of events unfold like a chain reaction, all stemming from a minor event that brings the film's five characters together. Set in Paris, France, Anne is an actress whose boyfriend Georges photographs the war in Kosovo. Georges' brother, Jean, is looking for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Haneke
CAST:  Juliette Binoche  •  Thierry Neuvic  •  Josef Bierbichler  •  Alexandre Hamidi

A series of events unfold like a chain reaction, all stemming from a minor event that brings the film's five characters together. Set in Paris, France, Anne is an actress whose boyfriend Georges photographs the war in Kosovo. Georges' brother, Jean, is looking for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Haneke
CAST:  Juliette Binoche  •  Thierry Neuvic  •  Josef Bierbichler  •  Alexandre Hamidi

Amen. (2002)

Kurt Gerstein—a member of the Institute for Hygiene of the Waffen-SS—is horrified by what he sees in the death camps. he is then shocked to learn that the process he used to purify water for his troops by using Zyklon-B, is now used to kill people in gas chambers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Costa-Gavras
CAST:  Ulrich Tukur  •  Mathieu Kassovitz  •  Ulrich Mühe  •  Michel Duchaussoy

Kurt Gerstein—a member of the Institute for Hygiene of the Waffen-SS—is horrified by what he sees in the death camps. he is then shocked to learn that the process he used to purify water for his troops by using Zyklon-B, is now used to kill people in gas chambers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Costa-Gavras
CAST:  Ulrich Tukur  •  Mathieu Kassovitz  •  Ulrich Mühe  •  Michel Duchaussoy

Red Gloves (2010)

The personal story of the young student Felix Goldschmidt, who finds himself arrested for a crime he does not understand, like his fellow prisoners, he believes at first that he the victim of a mistake. But Red Gloves is also a political story, describing how a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Radu Gabrea
CAST:  Marcel Iureș  •  Alexandru Mihăescu  •  Andi Vasluianu  •  Victoria Cociaș

The personal story of the young student Felix Goldschmidt, who finds himself arrested for a crime he does not understand, like his fellow prisoners, he believes at first that he the victim of a mistake. But Red Gloves is also a political story, describing how a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Radu Gabrea
CAST:  Marcel Iureș  •  Alexandru Mihăescu  •  Andi Vasluianu  •  Victoria Cociaș

Happy Funerals (2013)

Three heavy boozers - a Romanian (Horatiu Malaele), a Russian (Igor Caras-Romanov) and a Bulgarian (Mihai Gruia Sandu) - are tripling away their... happiness, into vodka, at "The Happy Immigrant", a joint kept by a Turk. The fauna of this venue is made up out of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Horațiu Mălăele
CAST:  Horațiu Mălăele  •  Crina Semciuc  •  Igor Caras-Romanov  •  Sandu Mihai Gruia

Three heavy boozers - a Romanian (Horatiu Malaele), a Russian (Igor Caras-Romanov) and a Bulgarian (Mihai Gruia Sandu) - are tripling away their... happiness, into vodka, at "The Happy Immigrant", a joint kept by a Turk. The fauna of this venue is made up out of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Horațiu Mălăele
CAST:  Horațiu Mălăele  •  Crina Semciuc  •  Igor Caras-Romanov  •  Sandu Mihai Gruia

Incubus (2006)

Stranded after a car accident, a medical school student and her friends try to find shelter - only to cross paths with a deranged killer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anya Camilleri
CAST:  Tara Reid  •  Akemnji Ndifornyen  •  Alice O'Connell  •  Russell Carter

Stranded after a car accident, a medical school student and her friends try to find shelter - only to cross paths with a deranged killer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anya Camilleri
CAST:  Tara Reid  •  Akemnji Ndifornyen  •  Alice O'Connell  •  Russell Carter

Gruber's Journey (2009)

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DIRECTION:  Radu Gabrea
CAST:  Florin Piersic Jr.  •  Marcel Iureș  •  Udo Schenk  •  Claudiu Bleonţ

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DIRECTION:  Radu Gabrea
CAST:  Florin Piersic Jr.  •  Marcel Iureș  •  Udo Schenk  •  Claudiu Bleonţ

The Rest Is Silence (2008)

In 1911-12, the Romanian movie director Grigore Brezianu and the financial tycoon Leon Popescu made together the 2 hours long movie "Romania's Independence" - an as faithful as possible screen adaptation of the real Independence War that had been fought in 1877. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  Marius Florea Vizante  •  Ovidiu Niculescu  •  Mirela Zeta  •  Sandu Mihai Gruia

In 1911-12, the Romanian movie director Grigore Brezianu and the financial tycoon Leon Popescu made together the 2 hours long movie "Romania's Independence" - an as faithful as possible screen adaptation of the real Independence War that had been fought in 1877. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nae Caranfil
CAST:  Marius Florea Vizante  •  Ovidiu Niculescu  •  Mirela Zeta  •  Sandu Mihai Gruia

Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave (2005)

A college student creates and sells a drug called 'Z' on campus which resurrects the living dead, who wreak havoc at a Halloween rave.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ellory Elkayem
CAST:  Aimee-Lynn Chadwick  •  Cory Hardrict  •  John Keefe  •  Jenny Mollen

A college student creates and sells a drug called 'Z' on campus which resurrects the living dead, who wreak havoc at a Halloween rave.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ellory Elkayem
CAST:  Aimee-Lynn Chadwick  •  Cory Hardrict  •  John Keefe  •  Jenny Mollen

Lady of Csejte (2015)

Based on a story of Countess Bathory, a serial killer in 16th century Transylvania who supposedly killed hundreds of children.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Andrei Konst
CAST:  Svetlana Khodchenkova  •  Pavel Derevyanko  •  Isabelle Allen  •  Claudiu Trandafir

Based on a story of Countess Bathory, a serial killer in 16th century Transylvania who supposedly killed hundreds of children.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Andrei Konst
CAST:  Svetlana Khodchenkova  •  Pavel Derevyanko  •  Isabelle Allen  •  Claudiu Trandafir

Blood and Chocolate (2007)

A young teenage werewolf is torn between honoring her family's secret and her love for a man.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Katja von Garnier
CAST:  Agnes Bruckner  •  Hugh Dancy  •  Katja Riemann  •  Olivier Martinez

A young teenage werewolf is torn between honoring her family's secret and her love for a man.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Katja von Garnier
CAST:  Agnes Bruckner  •  Hugh Dancy  •  Katja Riemann  •  Olivier Martinez

Ivan Turbincă (1996)

Movie based on Ion Creangă story, which in its turn is based on slavic lore.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Radu Popovici
CAST:  Sânziana Arhire  •  Cristina Bercuci  •  Armand Calotă  •  Eugen Cristea

Movie based on Ion Creangă story, which in its turn is based on slavic lore.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Radu Popovici
CAST:  Sânziana Arhire  •  Cristina Bercuci  •  Armand Calotă  •  Eugen Cristea

Fii cu ochii pe fericire (1999)

A 20 year class reunion, at Snagov, in a villa that belonged to Ceaușescu and now melongs to a media magnate. The reunion is hijacked by a magnatețs son, who makes it into a talk show, in which he humiliates an expat.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alexandru Maftei
CAST:  Dragoş Pâslaru  •  Dan Condurache  •  Dorel Vișan  •  Mircea Diaconu

A 20 year class reunion, at Snagov, in a villa that belonged to Ceaușescu and now melongs to a media magnate. The reunion is hijacked by a magnatețs son, who makes it into a talk show, in which he humiliates an expat.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alexandru Maftei
CAST:  Dragoş Pâslaru  •  Dan Condurache  •  Dorel Vișan  •  Mircea Diaconu

Nature Unleashed: Tornado (2005)

Haunted by the death of his father, who was killed by a tornado years earlier, Josh Barnaby finds himself tracking the deadly storms... this time as a photographer. When he partners up with Nickie Flynt, a reporter searching for the story of her career, he soon ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alain Jakubowicz
CAST:  Daniel Bernhardt  •  Ruth Platt  •  Anya Lahiri  •  Larry Day

Haunted by the death of his father, who was killed by a tornado years earlier, Josh Barnaby finds himself tracking the deadly storms... this time as a photographer. When he partners up with Nickie Flynt, a reporter searching for the story of her career, he soon ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alain Jakubowicz
CAST:  Daniel Bernhardt  •  Ruth Platt  •  Anya Lahiri  •  Larry Day