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He Who Finds a Wife
rating:2.7

He Who Finds a Wife

2009Runtime:0 minutes
Wedding bells are set to ring for engaged couple Ansel (Kyum Dunbar) and Lauren (Shelli Boone), but premarital counseling makes them realize that they hold very different beliefs. Prompted by fears of her husband's infidelity, Lauren vows to stay abstinent until marriage. But when sexy Bre (Liris Crosse) becomes Ansel's new co-worker, temptations billow in this gripping drama, featuring a hip soundtrack by composer Cornelius Mims.

Directed by:

  • Danielle L. Ross
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    Rum and Coke
    rating:2.7

    Rum and Coke

    2001Runtime:0 minutes
    Linda (Diana Marquis), the successful daughter of Cuban immigrants, has vowed to keep her Latino heritage at a distance. She's also vowed to stay away from all Latino men, choosing instead the passionless, self-absorbed Steve (Christopher Marazzo). But Linda's plans change when she meets charming firefighter Jose (Juan Carlos Hernandez), who introduces her to a world of Latin passion in this romantic comedy from Maria Escobedo.

    Directed by:

  • Maria Escobedo
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    Meek's Cutoff
    rating:2.7

    Meek's Cutoff

    2011Runtime:0 minutes
    Set in 1845, this drama follows a group of settlers as they embark on a punishing journey along the Oregon Trail. When their guide leads them astray, the expedition is forced to contend with the unforgiving conditions of the high plain desert.

    Directed by:

  • Kelly Reichardt
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    Cadillac Ranch
    rating:2.7

    Cadillac Ranch

    1997Runtime:0 minutes
    Three crazy sisters tear across Texas seeking revenge on the man they believe sent their father to prison. One of the girls, CJ (Suzy Amis), works in a strip club owned by Wood Grimes (Christopher Lloyd), the man who pulled off a robbery with the girls' father and another thief, years ago. The thief ended up dead, and the sisters believe Grimes was responsible -- but their daddy is the one who went to prison.

    Directed by:

  • Lisa Gottlieb
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    Angela
    rating:2.7

    Angela

    1995Runtime:0 minutes
    In an effort to cope with her difficult family life, 10-year-old Angela withdraws into an imaginary world in which she tries to purge herself and her 6-year-old sister of evil, hoping that it will cure their mentally ill mother.

    Directed by:

  • Rebecca Miller
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    The Future
    rating:2.7

    The Future

    2011Runtime:0 minutes
    Suddenly aware that their lives will radically change in a month's time, Sophie and Jason quit their jobs, pursue new interests and disconnect from the Internet, knowing that their actions will literally change the course of history.

    Directed by:

  • Miranda July
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    True Love
    rating:2.7

    True Love

    1989Runtime:0 minutes
    Donna and Michael are about to get married in an elaborate Italian-American wedding. But the road to the altar isn't paved with wine and roses; instead, it's riddled with doubts and confusion. Can love find its way? All their friends and relatives who want to seem them married certainly hope so but do Donna and Michael?

    Directed by:

  • Nancy Savoca
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    Shorts!: Vol. 3
    rating:2.7

    Shorts!: Vol. 3

    2005Runtime:0 minutes
    Good things come in small packages, as evidenced by the 16 award winners showcased in this collection, which represents the best short films screened at Cannes, Sundance, Telluride, Tribeca and many other film festivals. This international collection includes Johan Brisinger's "Passing Hearts Sweden," Kathleen Na's "L'Entretien," Shawn Ku's "Pretty Dead Girl" and many other superb shorts. Extras include extensive commentaries by the filmmakers.

    Directed by:

  • Michael Canzoniero
  • Eva Saks
  • David Karlsberg
  • Hisko Hulsing
  • Ryan Fleck
  • Peter Craig
  • Leon Siminiani
  • Steven Tsuchida
  • Shawn Ku
  • Kathleen Man
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    Butch Jamie
    rating:2.7

    Butch Jamie

    2007Runtime:0 minutes
    After transforming her look into a femme and still not getting the part, struggling lesbian actress Jamie (Michelle Ehlen) pumps ups her butch factor and lands a male role. Problem is, everyone on set thinks Jamie's a man, including a very seductive young starlet. In order to keep her part in the film, Jamie must continue to fool cast and crew into believing she's all man in this twist on Dustin Hoffman's classic role as Tootsie.

    Directed by:

  • Michelle Ehlen
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    The Alice
    rating:2.7

    The Alice

    2004Runtime:0 minutes
    In this engrossing made-for-TV drama, adventure, mystery and romance collide as Aussies from across the land Down Under -- drawn by inexplicable forces -- converge on the outback town of Alice Springs to observe a total solar eclipse. When they cross paths, the lives of washed-up rock star Jack Jaffers (Erik Thomson), jittery nurse Helen Gregory (Caitlin McDougall) and botanist Matt Marione (Patrick Brammall) will never be the same.

    Directed by:

  • Kate Dennis
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    High Times' Potluck
    rating:2.7

    High Times' Potluck

    2002Runtime:0 minutes
    Middle-aged mobster Frank (Frank Adonis) learns about some top-notch Kentucky marijuana from punk-rock singer Jade (Theo Kogan). Housed in a suitcase, the high-quality reefer makes its way to Manhattan and is handled by countless people from all walks of life who buy, sell or steal the valuable luggage. The colorful group later descends on a pot legalization rally, bringing the film's quirky events full circle.

    Directed by:

  • Alison Thompson
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    Face
    rating:2.7

    Face

    2002Runtime:0 minutes
    Genie (Kristy Wu), a Chinese American, was raised by her grandmother when her own mother, Kim (Bai Ling), abandoned her after birth. Now an adult, the usually distant Genie finally opens her heart to the possibilities of love when she meets Michael (Treach), an African-American DJ. But when her grandmother expresses disapproval of her relationship and Kim suddenly shows up on the scene, Genie must decide which ties are most important to her.

    Directed by:

  • Bertha Bay-Sa Pan
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    Expired
    rating:2.7

    Expired

    2007Runtime:0 minutes
    Claire (Samantha Morton) lives a sheltered life, taking care of her invalid mother and working as a traffic enforcement officer. When she meets the equally shy Jay (Jason Patric), the pair falls in love. This is the first intimate relationship for both of them, opening the door for awkwardness and fear, tenderness and hilarity. Documentarian and award-winning filmmaker Cecilia Miniucchi makes her feature debut with this achingly honest romance.

    Directed by:

  • Cecilia Miniucchi
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    The Best of Resfest: Vol. 2
    rating:2.7

    The Best of Resfest: Vol. 2

    2003Runtime:0 minutes
    The world's most prestigious digital entertainment festival provides a forum for both established and unknown artists to showcase their digital films and music videos. Highlights in this second volume include Virgil Widrich's Oscar-nominated "Copy Shop," Daniel Loflin's "Delusions in Modern Primitivism," Mark Osborne's animated Oscar nominee "More" and Elyse Couvillion's "Sweet."

    Directed by:

  • Virgil Widrich
  • Daniel Loflin
  • Mark Osborne
  • Elyse Couvillion
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    Lovers and Lollipops / Weddings and Babies
    rating:2.6

    Lovers and Lollipops / Weddings and Babies

    1956Runtime:0 minutes
    This double feature of work from writer-director Morris Engel forms a type of "New York Trilogy" when considered alongside his only other film, the influential Little Fugitive (1953). In Lovers and Lollipops (1956), a mother (Ruth Orkin) must look to her daughter for permission to marry. Then, in Weddings and Babies (1958), a restless photographer (John Mhyers) longs to do something more important than take pictures of other people's lives.

    Directed by:

  • Morris Engel
  • Ruth Orkin
  • rating:2.6 2.6 Average Rating

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    Leonard Maltin's Animation Favorites
    rating:2.6

    Leonard Maltin's Animation Favorites

    1994Runtime:0 minutes
    America's favorite film critic, Leonard Maltin, delves into Canada's rich history of animation, presenting some of his favorite animated shorts to have come from the National Film Board of Canada over the last 50 years. Titles include The Cat Came Back (Cordell Barker), Getting Started (Richard Condie), The Sweater (Sheldon Cohen), Begone Dull Care (Norman McLaren), The Street (Caroline Leaf) and more.

    Directed by:

  • Cordell Barker
  • Sheldon Cohen
  • Evelyn Lambart
  • Norman McLaren
  • Caroline Leaf
  • Richard Condie
  • rating:2.6 2.6 Average Rating

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    Now and Then
    rating:3.8

    Now and Then

    1995Runtime:0 minutes
    Waxing nostalgic about the bittersweet passage from childhood to puberty in this tender coming-of-age tale, four childhood girlfriends -- Teeny, Chrissy, Samantha and Roberta -- recall the magical summer of 1970. During their walk down memory lane, they reconcile experiences with boys, secrets, bullies and more. Lesli Linka Glatter directs; Gaby Hoffmann, Ashleigh Aston Moore, Cloris Leachman, Thora Birch and Christina Ricci co-star.

    Directed by:

  • Lesli Linka Glatter
  • rating:3.8 3.8 Average Rating

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    Now and Then (1995)
    A heartwarming movie about four childhood girlfriends who, in adulthood reunion, relive their experience of the life-changing summer of 1970, including a mystery death, divorce, standing up to the boys, first kiss, and the meaning of true friendship. Each explores her unique identity amidst family and friends. Beautifully directed by Lesli Linka Glatter.
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