Tag: dark comedy

The Day Shall Come (2019) 5.8

The Day Shall Come (2019)

Storyline:In this absurdist dark political satire, a somewhat nutty and naive impoverished African American preacher, who along with his worried family and a small group of followers wishes to bring hope to the Miami ...

Daniel Sloss: X (2019) 10.0

Daniel Sloss: X (2019)

Storyline:A new comedy special performed by Daniel Sloss.User Reviews:

Fargo (1996) 7.9

Fargo (1996)

Storyline:Jerry, a small-town Minnesota car salesman is bursting at the seams with debt... but he's got a plan. He's going to hire two thugs to kidnap his wife in a scheme to collect a hefty ransom from his wealthy fa...

Dead or Alive 2: Birds (2000) 7.1

Dead or Alive 2: Birds (2000)

Storyline:Two contract killers cross paths in the middle of the same job and realize they are childhood friends. Together they take a break from killing and visit the small island they once called home. After reflecti...

Enid Is Sleeping (1991) 3.5

Enid Is Sleeping (1991)

Storyline:Enid only looks like she's sleeping. In fact, she's dead. Shortly after Enid caught her husband Harry in bed with her sister June, a row ensued, whereupon June accidently killed Enid. June's problem now is t...

Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom (1975) 6.4

Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom (1975)

Storyline:Four corrupted fascist libertines round up 9 teenage boys and girls and subject them to 120 days of sadistic physical, mental and sexual torture.User Reviews:

Rock & Rule (1983) 6.3

Rock & Rule (1983)

Storyline:A malevolent rock star kidnaps a female singer to force her to participate in the summoning of a demon and her band must help her stop him.User Reviews:

Adam’s Apples (2005) 7.5

Adam’s Apples (2005)

Storyline:A neo-nazi sentenced to community service at a church clashes with the blindly devotional priest.User Reviews: Good Danish black humor.

Paul Mooney: A Piece of My Mind – God Bless America (2014) 8.7

Paul Mooney: A Piece of My Mind – God Bless America (2014)

Storyline:The venomous, no holds barred style of standup comedy legend Paul Mooney is on full display in this concert special. The vitriolic funnyman spares no politician or pop icon from his scathing wit, throwing ja...

The Origins of Wit and Humor (2015) 0.0

The Origins of Wit and Humor (2015)

Storyline:A comedy writer's need for approval leads him to a wonder elixir that bends his world into a surreal landscape of comedy tropes, which forces him to explore his own worth outside the writer's room.User Revie...

Nurse 3-D (2013) 4.9

Nurse 3-D (2013)

Storyline:Abby Russell, a beautiful, dedicated nurse with a sinister side, has a secret life in which she targets and punishes dishonest men.User Reviews:

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998) 7.2

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)

Storyline:Raoul Duke and his attorney Dr. Gonzo drive a red convertible across the Mojave desert to Las Vegas with a suitcase full of drugs to cover a motorcycle race. As their consumption of drugs increases at an ala...

The Foot Fist Way (2006) 5.9

The Foot Fist Way (2006)

Storyline:An inept taekwondo instructor struggles with marital troubles and an unhealthy obsession with fellow taekwondo enthusiast Chuck User Reviews:

The Butcher Boy (1997) 6.8

The Butcher Boy (1997)

Storyline:Francie and Joe live the usual playful, fantasy filled childhoods of normal boys. However, with a violent, alcoholic father and a manic depressive, suicidal mother the pressure on Francie to grow up are imme...

Circus (2000) 4.4

Circus (2000)

Storyline:Bruno, a sadistic criminal, wants clever con man Leo out of the way. Leo and his equally clever wife, Lily, are up to something. So too is Julius: he hires Leo to kill Gloria, Julius's wife. Leo does it, but...

Vikruthi (2019) 6.5

Vikruthi (2019)

Storyline:Sameer (Soubin Sahir) is in Kerala on vacation. A social media addict, he's obsessed with posting it all online. Things take a intriguing turn when he sees Eldho (Suraj Venjarammudu), a school peon and famil...

The Ref (1994) 6.8

The Ref (1994)

Storyline:Caroline and Lloyd are a married couple constantly at each other's throats, masters at crafting acid-tongued barbs at the other's expense. Indeed, they are so obsessed with belittling each other that they ne...

Saving Silverman (2001) 5.5

Saving Silverman (2001)

Storyline:A pair of buddies conspire to save their best friend from marrying the wrong woman, a cold-hearted beauty who snatches him from them and breaks up their Neil Diamond cover band.User Reviews:

Richard Pryor: Live in Concert (1979) 7.7

Richard Pryor: Live in Concert (1979)

Storyline:Richard Pryor delivers monologues on race, sex, family and his favorite target—himself, live at the Terrace Theatre in Long Beach, California.User Reviews:

Laughing to the Bank (2013) 5.5

Laughing to the Bank (2013)

Storyline:A down-on-his-luck actor is frustrated with Hollywood and makes a plan to write, direct, and distribute his own project. When the money goes missing, it proves to just be the beginning of an adventure to get...

The Vicious Kind (2009) 6.3

The Vicious Kind (2009)

Storyline:A man tries to warn his brother away from the new girlfriend he brings home during Thanksgiving, but ends up becoming infatuated with her in the process.User Reviews:

Jesus’ Son (1999) 6.6

Jesus’ Son (1999)

Storyline:A young man turns from drug addiction and petty crime to a life redeemed by a discovery of compassion.User Reviews:

Cedric the Entertainer: Taking You Higher (2006) 0.0

Cedric the Entertainer: Taking You Higher (2006)

Storyline:Red-hot actor/comedian Cedric the Entertainer stars in his first solo HBO special, a no-holds-barred 60-minute routine performed in front of a live audience at The Wiltern, the venerable Los Angeles theater....

The Little Shop of Horrors (1960) 6.3

The Little Shop of Horrors (1960)

Storyline:Seymour works in a skid row florist shop and is in love with his beautiful co-worker, Audrey. He creates a new plant that not only talks but cannot survive without human flesh and blood.User Reviews: RELEASE...