Over the years, I have been able to solidify my translation memory in various fields and content.
The hit documentary from the 2016 Sundance Film Festival goes inside the life of Steve Gleason, the former New Orleans Saints defensive back who, at the age of 34, was diagnosed with ALS and given a life expectancy of two to five years. Weeks later, Gleason found out his wife, Michel, was expecting their first child. A video journal that began as a gift for his unborn son expands to chronicle Steve's determination to get his relationships in order, build a foundation to provide other ALS patients with purpose, and adapt to his declining physical condition-utilizing medical technologies that offer the means to live as fully as possible.
Lawyer, Iris Boelens, is a single mother and having regular problems with her autistic son Aaron. As her son gets suspended for a week, Iris asks her mom Ageeth for staying at their family house to recuperate. An aquarium technician, who drops by to take care of the tank, casually says that Aaron reminds him of her brother Ray. Iris is stressed because it's new info to her. Iris has been contracted by rich lady owner of Benschop enterprises to get her dissolute son off the hook involving production of child pornography. Iris further discovers that her brother was declared guilty of killing his wife Rosita and her baby Anna. Ray is an autistic man and had a bungled investigation which lead the judge to condemn him 20 years in correctional mental health. Iris, doggedly search for the truth about her brother's crime to get him new representation. She finds out Ray and Benschop's are related to her life more than she could've imagined and people are after her.
A blind, former police cadet aids a police detective in capturing an elusive serial killer in this urban thriller from South Korea. Min Soo-ah (Kim Ha-neul) was a promising police trainee who lost both her brother and her sight in a tragic car accident. Three years later, after visiting the orphanage where she and her late sibling grew up, Min Soo-ah calls a taxi for a ride home and instead ends up in the backseat of a car driven by a depraved serial killer (Yang Young-jo). When the madman is involved in a hit-and-run accident, Min Soo-ah makes a daring escape. Min Soo-ah is certain that the man who picked her up is the same man who has been abducting and torturing local women, but the skeptical Detective Jo (Jo Hie-Bong) initially dismisses her testimony on the basis that she's blind. Eventually, she convinces him that her senses are sharper than he suspected, through the trail of clues quickly runs cold. Later, when motorcycle delivery driver Kwon Ki-Sub (Yoo Seung-Ho) reports that he, too witnessed the accident, and that the car involved was an imported sedan, Min Soo-Ah finds herself on the run from a mysterious stalker with malevolent intentions.
In one of the most harrowing true stories of World War II, three US Navy airmen crash land their torpedo bomber in the South Pacific and find themselves on a tiny life raft, surrounded by open ocean. No food. No water. No hope of rescue. Against incredible odds, these three virtual strangers must survive storms, sharks, starvation - and each other - as they try to sail more than a thousand miles to safety.
Based on the international bestseller, the riveting first film in the Department Q series introduces maverick detective Carl Mørck (Nikolaj Lie Kaas) who, after majorly botching an assignment, is relegated to reviewing cold cases. With his new partner (Fares Fares), the moody Mørck begins digging into the unsolved disappearance of a high-ranking female politician (Sonja Richter) who supposedly committed suicide but whose body was never recovered--a mystery that plunges the investigators into a dark and disturbing conspiracy. A nonstop series of ingenious twists and shocking surprises keep the suspense simmering in this stylish thriller.
The action-packed and captivating tale of Dee Renjie's beginnings in the Imperial police force. His very first case, investigating reports of a sea monster terrorizing the town, reveals a sinister conspiracy of treachery and betrayal, leading to the highest reaches of the Imperial family.
Two rival marathon runners find their dreams of competing in the Tokyo Olympics fading after World War II breaks out, and they are forced to serve their country. Jun-shik works on a Korean farm owned by Tatsuo's grandfather. An aspiring Olympian, Jun-shik dreams of the day he will win the Tokyo Olympics. But Tatsu, too, aspires to be an Olympic marathon runner, and he's determined that no man will beat him. When the bombs start to fall and both men are drafted into service, Tatsuo becomes the leader of Jun-shik's unit and hatches an ambitious plan to get the upper hand over their enemies. Unfortunately his plot fails, and both men are taken prisoner by the Soviets. Subsequently escaping but torn apart by fate, Tatsuo and Jun-shik later cross paths on the beaches of Normandy, just as the Allies prepare to execute Operation Overlord.
Pusher I: Frank is a small-time pusher who sells heroin together with his friend Tony. The heroin is supplied by an ex-Yugoslav dealer, Milo, and safely kept at his hooker girlfriend Vic's apartment. When a heroin deal goes wrong and Frank is busted by the police, he is released because of a lack of evidence, but only to find that he owes a very big debt to Milo who has given him two days to collect the money that will save him from a 9mm bullet.
Pusher II - With Blood on My Hands: Upon skinhead Tonny's release from jail, he begins working for his gang boss father as a car thief and finds out he has fathered a child.
Pusher III - I'm the Angel of Death: This third installment of the "Pusher" trilogy follows Milo, the agining drug lord from the two first films. He is planning his daughter's 25th birthday, and his shipment of heroin turns out to be 10.000 pills of ecstasy. When Milo tries to sell the pills anyway, all hell breaks loose, and his only chance is to ask for help from his ex-henchman and old friend Radovan.