Tag: independent film

A Raisin in the Sun (2008) 6.2

A Raisin in the Sun (2008)

Storyline:Dreams can make a life worth living, but they can also be dashed by bad decisions. This is the crossroads whare the Younger family find themselves when their father passes away and leaves them with $10,000 i...

We of the Never Never (1982) 6.3

We of the Never Never (1982)

Storyline:Based on the well-loved Australian classic by Mrs. Aeneas Gunn, this is the remarkable true story of Jeannie Gunn, a woman who fought to overcome sexual and racial prejudice amid the harsh beauties of the ou...

The Living Wake (2007) 5.5

The Living Wake (2007)

Storyline:“The Living Wake” is a dark comedy set in a timeless storybook universe. Self-proclaimed artist and genius, K. Roth Binew, has one day to live. He has enlisted his best and only friend, Mills Joquin, to take...

Partition (2007) 5.7

Partition (2007)

Storyline:Determined to leave the ravages of war behind, 38 year old Gian Singh resigns from the British Indian Army to a quiet life. His world is soon thrown in turmoil, when he suddenly finds himself responsible for...

Spermicide (2014) 5.0

Spermicide (2014)

Storyline:Glen, a former sperm donor and recently diagnosed sociopath, takes his daughter on a murder spree of his sperm-donated offspring in the dark comedy, 'Spermicide.'User Reviews: This is a technically incompete...

Bloody New Year (1987) 4.8

Bloody New Year (1987)

Storyline:Five shipwrecked English teenagers take refuge in an island hotel that is decorated for New Years. The problem is, it's early summer, and soon enough, even the walls themselves are striking out against them…...

The Chumscrubber (2005) 6.7

The Chumscrubber (2005)

Storyline:The Chumscrubber is a dark comedy about the lives of people who live in upper-class suburbia. It all begins when Dean Stiffle finds the body of his friend, Troy. He doesn't bother telling any of the adults b...

Hallelujah the Hills (1963) 5.5

Hallelujah the Hills (1963)

Storyline:Jack and Leo vie for the affections of Vera, who appears each man as a different woman, over the course of a series of rambling, energetic sketches.User Reviews:

High Hopes (1988) 7.6

High Hopes (1988)

Storyline:Slice-of-life look at a sweet working-class couple in London, Shirley and Cyril, his mother, who's aging quickly and becoming forgetful, mum's ghastly upper-middle-class neighbors, and Cyril's pretentious si...

Eraserhead (1977) 7.6

Eraserhead (1977)

Storyline:Henry Spencer tries to survive his industrial environment, his angry girlfriend, and the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child.User Reviews:

The Mean Season (1985) 6.5

The Mean Season (1985)

Storyline:A routine investigation of a shocking murder takes a bizarre twist when the killer contacts the reporter and appoints him his personal spokesman. As the killer's calls and clues increase, the reporter is lur...

One Way (2006) 5.3

One Way (2006)

Storyline:To cover up his infidelities and protect his upcoming marriage, a star advertiser helps free an accused rapist by giving a false alibi and suffers the brutal revenge of the victim.User Reviews:

Ordet (1955) 8.0

Ordet (1955)

Storyline:The three sons of devout Danish farmer Morten have widely disparate religious beliefs. Youngest son Anders shares his father's religion, but eldest son Mikkel has lost his faith, while middle child Johannes ...

Godmonster of Indian Flats (1973) 4.1

Godmonster of Indian Flats (1973)

Storyline:A mutant sheep is on the move near a ranch in the American West.User Reviews:

All About Lily Chou-Chou (2001) 6.9

All About Lily Chou-Chou (2001)

Storyline:Charts the troubled teenage years of students Yuichi Hasumi and Shusuke Hoshino, exploring the shifting and complex power dynamics of their relationship against the backdrop of Yuichi's love for the dreamy a...

Mrs Brown (1997) 6.9

Mrs Brown (1997)

Storyline:Queen Victoria is deeply depressed after the death of her husband, disappearing from public. Her servant Brown, who adores her, through caress and admiration brings her back to life, but that relationship cr...

Disorganized Crime (1989) 5.4

Disorganized Crime (1989)

Storyline:Lou Diamond Phillips and Fred Gwynne team up with a gang of professional criminals who have everything it takes to rob a bank. The only things they do have going for them are a cop and his partner, who are d...

Ghost Image (2007) 3.4

Ghost Image (2007)

Storyline:When a young female video editor loses her boyfriend in a car crash, she finds solace in watching video of him taken the night before he died. When he starts to communicate with her through that video, she m...

The Story of Qiu Ju (1992) 7.3

The Story of Qiu Ju (1992)

Storyline:The Story of Qiu Ju is a 1992 Chinese comedy-drama film. The film was directed by Zhang Yimou and, as in many of his films, stars Gong Li in the title role. The screenplay is an adaption of Chen Yuanbin's no...

Camp (2003) 5.6

Camp (2003)

Storyline:Misfits in their lives back home, a group of young people live it up at musical-theater camp. While the sports counselor is completely ignored, the kids' spend all their time in rehearsal for a grueling sche...

The Messenger (2009) 6.7

The Messenger (2009)

Storyline:Will Montgomery (Ben Foster), a U.S. Army Staff Sergeant who has returned home from Iraq, is assigned to the Army’s Casualty Notification service. Montgomery is partnered with Captain Tony Stone (Woody Harre...

Living in Oblivion (1995) 7.3

Living in Oblivion (1995)

Storyline:Nick is the director of a low-budget indie film. He tries to keep everything together as his production is plagued with an insecure actress, a megalomaniac star, a pretentious, beret-wearing director of phot...

Dead Man’s Shoes (2004) 7.1

Dead Man’s Shoes (2004)

Storyline:A soldier returns home to his small town and exacts a deadly revenge on the thugs who tormented his dimwitted brother while he was away.User Reviews: ‘Dead Man’s Shoes’ is the fourth full-length feature film...

13 Ghosts (1960) 5.7

13 Ghosts (1960)

Storyline:Reclusive Dr. Zorba has died and left his mansion to his nephew Cyrus and his family. They will need to search the house to find the doctor's fortune, but along with the property they have also inherited the...