Tuesday, September 26, 2017

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The Wine Buffs of Burgundy (2014)

Our Wine Buffs won’t ever have so deserved their name. For their passion for wine will lead them to Burgundy. A book of nectar!Napoleon, besides wanting to subjugate Europe, had one passion: Chambertin wine. Alexandre Dumas used to declare:“A Montrachet should be drunk on one’s knees with a bare head.”In this volume, it’s our wine buffs’ turn to make unforgettable quotes like “Mamma mia, Burgundy wine is the bomb!” And rightly so, for they’ll be sure to drink some real knock-outs! And in every corner of Burgundy! Methodically and humorously, they’ll prove that Burgundy is a heckuva wine, but maybe, above all else a sacred wine.

SAS T01 - A Pact With The Devil

In a Belgrade riddled with corruption and ravaged by years of war, Milorad Lukovic, the former commander of the Red Berets, one of the most terrible forces during the war, guilty of numerous atrocities and wanted by the International Criminal Court, is a hunted man... The Americans want his head. That's why they have sent in their best agent, His Serene Highness (Son Altesse Serenissime - S.A.S) Prince Malko Linge...

Andro and Gera  (Romania-1991)

Our friends, Andro and Gera are children of nature, a nature harsh, full of perils known and unknown, but extremely clean and beautiful nature. They are perfectly adapted to the environment they live in and with their friends, the dog “Fors” and the monkey “Senta”, They travel the vast spaces that separate them from the rare communities of other humans.

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Non Album Collection 49

History of Art 002 - The Babylonians (2013)

David, the young apprentice of the painter and the learned professor, and the Master Messina embark on a new adventure to the rhythm of the unknown art of Mesopotamia. They will not be alone this time. The friendly and intelligent Angela will travel with them in the past bringing her particular view of things. They will not give each other a second of respite, their amusing adventures succeeding each other at a dizzying pace. In addition, they can count on the invaluable collaboration of ancestral gods, historical figures and mythological heroes. The characters thus plunge into an exotic and mysterious world. They will learn all that it is possible to know about the culture of the Assyrian, Babylonian and Sumerian peoples until they reach their final objective: to know the origin of Mesopotamian art.

The Whining Sphinx (2009)

The tale unfolds in a village populated by black sphinxes who live with the villagers. These beasts try to learn something from each situation they encounter. The chimeras take on the form of a body when humans enter into conflict or disputes. When human beings move on to a new life, the white sphinx appears at that time with these words: ''Good night, young master. I am the reality of your tears, your heart, the path to the other side of the page.''

Kinky & Cosy - Nix (2015)

Shocking! Disgusting! Meet the most dangerous twin girls in the universe! Their record of wrong doings, on purpose or not, will raise your hair on end. A darkly subversive collection of cynical comics gags that is sweeping Europe. Nothing is sacred for these two lil’ monsters! South Park meets Monty Python.

Friday, September 22, 2017

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Old Pa Anderson (2016)

In 1952, in the Mississippi, Whites and Blacks must not mix. Some decline completely the segregationist principles of the laws of the southern states; The others bow their backs, are afraid, and are forced to live a little. "Separate but equal" say the laws. Separated but equal. Equality is only theoretical. And when the two communities intersect, coexist, exchange, it is against a background of mockery, humiliation and violence. 

Ambulance 13 (2014)

His name is Louis-Charles Bouteloup. Freshly graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, he found himself at the front line in Fleury in December 1915. He ordered a horse-drawn ambulance, nicknamed the Ace of Spades because it is known both for the courage of his nurses, For their lack of submission to the Standing Orders. Bouteloup is a name that counts in politics, for Baron Horace, Louis's father, is a deputy, lieutenant-colonel and close to General Petain. This privileged relationship, far from protecting him, will make the young officer a target designated for the enemies of the elected, among others the formidable Georges Clemenceau. Nevertheless, Louis will accomplish the appalling task which war imposes on him, trying to preserve a humanism to which he is attached until rebellion. 

Wide Angle 001 - Carnival of Animals (2014)

History tells the adventures of the Tasmanian tiger. The tiger belongs to a group of extinct species. Theoretically its disappearance dates from more than a century, in reality, there is still a specimen. His case is so amazing that he goes to court and that an English wig judge dictates a death sentence. The tiger will never stop looking for, from there, the paradise of the "disappeared animals" whose tracks are in the carnivals that it runs and which offer a precarious cache.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Non Album Collection 47

The Century of the Shadows T01 - The Stone

1751. Under the influence of Pope Benedict XIV, Abeau and Cylinia ripen their project: to eliminate Weltman ... The latter, hidden under the name of Baron d'Holbach, a resolutely atheistic brilliant spirit, united under his roof the greatest thinkers Of Paris to celebrate his involvement in the Encyclop├ędie de d'Alembert. That same evening he was robbed of a precious commodity: a burst of meteorite.

Master of Arms (2015)

1537. In the depths of the lost mountains of the Jura, an envoy of the Church exacerbated the religious hatred of Catholic montagnards so that they would hunt a man against a young Protestant and his guide. Their crime? Want to have a Bible translated into French to Switzerland for printing. A heresy! Begins a pitiless track: two to thirty, the fate of the young man and the old Hans Stalhoffer seems sealed. Except that Hans is not a prey like the others; He is the former master-at-arms of Francis I. And the prey is determined to become the hunter.

Bear King (2015)

Xipil is a young girl offered up as a sacrifice to the god Caiman by her father, the village shaman. But the Bear King doesn't see things the same way and frees Xipil, taking her with him. In doing so, he steals the reptile's offering, by right, Xipil's life belongs to her. Reaching an agreement is going to be difficult, and Caiman is sure to fight for as much she can get.

Monday, September 18, 2017

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The Man of the Year 08 - The Man Who Would Avenge Caesar (2015)

ROME, 44 B.C. The Republic is living out its last days. Julius Caesar died this morning, stabbed by a mod senators determined to bring down the man who would be king. Mark Anthony, consul and friend of Caesar still holds the city thanks to Lepidus's cavalry. But for how much longer? The conspirators regroup and proudly announce the death of the "tyrant". The two camps watch each other, the slightest sign of hostility could plunge Rome into a new civil war. Legionnaire and veteran of the Gallic wars, QUINTUS FALCO followed Caesar in all his battles and saw the man rise to the height of his power. Becoming his bodyguard, Quintus is never far, a gladius in the shadow of Caesar's laurels. So why did Caesar order him not to accompany him to the senate that morning, despite the growing rumours of an assassination attempt? Quintus will do anything to find out, and to punish whoever among the conspirators struck the fatal blow.

Pico Bogue T01 (08) (2015)

Pico Bogue is the eldest child of a normal family, and when we say 'normal', we mean unique, quirky and occasionally just stark raving mad! Along with his little sister Anna, Pico goes through life with as many certainties as he has questions, making the kind of pertinent observations that only children are capable of. Sometimes challenging, always loveable, there's no end to Pico's mischief, much to the amusement, exasperation and surprise of his long-suffering parents!

Different Ugliness Different Madness T01 (02)

America, 1930, the Golden Age of Radio. When two people from separate worlds collide, the dark secrets they’re burdened with start to spill out. Writer & Art : Marc Males.

Saturday, September 16, 2017

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Buffalo Runner - One Shot - (2015, Oger)

1896. Henri Ducharmes and his two children are on their way from New Orleans to the Californian Eldorado when they're attacked by a small group of renegades. Ed Fisher, an old and ornery cowpoke, intervenes to save young Mary from the massacre. They hold-up in a broken down hacienda to await the dawn, when the rest of the Indian band are expected to attack. During a long and sleepless night, Ed relates his adventurous and cursed life, and the tragedies that hound him. One major theme -- slaughter of the buffalo -- was central to the conquest of the West, since it weakened the Indians and allowed the development of ranches and rail lines, and the parceling of the plains.

Unforgivable (2015)

The bounty hunters finally found the traces of Carter, the most wanted bandit in the country. Ready to do anything to save his skin, the latter abandons his family to the hands of his pursuers. Ten years later, his son became an outlaw without mercy. Carter, consumed by remorse, decides to save him at all costs from the fate that awaits him.

Animal'z (Enki Bilal)

The Earth as we know it disappeared during the "coup de sang", a global climatic disruption. Soon after, the few scattered survivors are looking for Edens, areas hypothetically spared, and drinking water, extremely rare.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Non Album Collection 44

1066 - William the Conqueror (2015)

King Edward of England is dead. Edward’s son Harold, one of the potential successors, renounces his oath to yield the throne to William of Normandy. From that day forth, William will have no peace until his rightful claim to the throne is acknowledged. As the famous Halley comet soars across the heavens, giving rise to much speculation among the scholars of the time, William, Duke of Normandy, launches into the arrangements for the conquest that will change the face of England — one of the most formidable military expeditions History has ever seen. This is a tale of ambition, broken oaths, battles, love, death and glory.

Baldy 001 - Heart-Stopper (2015)

Hello, my name is Zita. But here, at the La Gaufre hospital, everyone calls me "Baldy" I have a type of leukemia that seems to be especially fond of my body. Because of all the treatments I have undergone, I now only have a few tufts of hair left on my head. So I prefer to shave my head bald. Hence my nickname.

Nanking (2011)

Nankin, 13 December 1937: the Japanese army invaded the former capital of nationalist China. Rape, humiliation and arbitrary executions will result in more than 300,000 victims in 6 weeks. Taken from a real fact, this poignant narrative is conceived as an inquiry in which fiction and lived testimonies intermingle to better make us apprehend all the horror of this bloody page of Chinese history.