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The Proposition
rating:3.0

The Proposition

1998Runtime:0 minutes
In 1930s Boston, upper-class couple Arthur and Eleanor Barret become involved with a Harvard student and a mysterious priest in their efforts to produce an heir, leading to a torrent of violence that threatens to swallow them all.

Directed by:

  • Lesli Linka Glatter
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    School for Seduction
    rating:3.0

    School for Seduction

    2004Runtime:0 minutes
    When four friends (Emily Woof, Dervla Kirwan, Margi Clarke and Jessica Johnson) tap into their sexual powers by enrolling at a so-called school for seduction run by Italian beauty Sophia Rosselini (Kelly Brook), they really get into their homework. Taking their unsuspecting partners by surprise, the women practice (and practice) their lessons. But their enthusiasm for the subject sometimes gets them into trouble ...

    Directed by:

  • Sue Heel
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    The Prince & Me 3: A Royal Honeymoon
    rating:3.0

    The Prince & Me 3: A Royal Honeymoon

    2008Runtime:0 minutes
    When King Edvard and his new bride, Queen Paige, honeymoon in the idyllic woodland of Belavia, they discover that greedy Prime Minister Polonius is secretly planning to ruthlessly level the forest and drill for oil.

    Directed by:

  • Catherine Cyran
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Love, Ludlow
    rating:3.0

    Love, Ludlow

    2005Runtime:0 minutes
    While she spends her days as a harried office temp, Myra returns home each evening to an even more chaotic world, where her eccentric younger brother, Ludlow, staves off manic episodes through his art. When Myra finds love, all hell breaks loose.

    Directed by:

  • Adrienne J. Weiss
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Life in Flight
    rating:3.0

    Life in Flight

    2008Runtime:0 minutes
    With a beautiful wife (Amy Smart), an adoring son (Kevin Rosseljong) and an accomplished career, New York-based architect Will (Patrick Wilson) thinks he has it all -- until a new friendship with dynamic young designer Kate (Lynn Collins) reveals the cracks in his too-perfect life. With long-repressed doubts now in the open, Will must reconsider the direction of his life from the bottom up. Tracey Hecht directs this existential drama.

    Directed by:

  • Tracey Hecht
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Am I Beautiful?
    rating:3.0

    Am I Beautiful?

    1998Runtime:0 minutes
    In this ensemble comedy-drama, acclaimed director Doris Dorrie explores the complexities of love, loss, compassion and spirituality through a series of intertwining stories featuring a group of lost souls.

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  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Particles of Truth
    rating:3.0

    Particles of Truth

    2003Runtime:0 minutes
    Struggling New York City artist Lilli (Jennifer Elster) should rejoice at her upcoming show, but she can't get past the insecurity of her troubled childhood. To makes things worse, her father (Alan Samulski) is dying, and her mom (Susan Floyd) has gone over the edge. Things begin to change for Lilli when she meets Morrison (Gale Harold), a poet with his own serious problems. But the two must face their issues if they're to make it as a couple.

    Directed by:

  • Jennifer Elster
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    New York, I Love You
    rating:3.0

    New York, I Love You

    2008Runtime:0 minutes
    In the city that never sleeps, love abounds 24/7. At the café, in the park, on the subway, on the corner, you never know where love will find you. Some of the greatest directors present an all-star cast!

    Directed by:

  • Yvan Attal
  • Allen Hughes
  • Natalie Portman
  • Shekhar Kapur
  • Joshua Marston
  • Shunji Iwai
  • Fatih Akin
  • Mira Nair
  • Brett Ratner
  • Wen Jiang
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    The Perez Family
    rating:3.0

    The Perez Family

    1995Runtime:0 minutes
    Released from prison after 20 years, a Cuban plantation owner is permitted to join a boat exodus to Miami, where he hopes to reunite with his wife and daughter. Along the way, he meets a fiery young hooker looking for a better life in America.

    Directed by:

  • Mira Nair
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Hysterical Blindness
    rating:3.0

    Hysterical Blindness

    2002Runtime:0 minutes
    Uma Thurman won a Golden Globe for her searing performance as Debby in this Mira Nair film. Debby's a New Jersey woman longing to find someone who'll see how special she truly is, even if she's blind to her own worth. She and her friend Beth (Juliette Lewis), a single mother, navigate the singles scene and discover that love never quite turns out the way it does in songs and movies. Gena Rowlands and Ben Gazzara also star.

    Directed by:

  • Mira Nair
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    The Last September
    rating:3.0

    The Last September

    1999Runtime:0 minutes
    Adapted from Elizabeth Bowen's novel of the same name, The Last September reveals how family secrets affect life on a country estate in strife-torn 1920s Ireland. Sir Richard Naylor (Michael Gambon) and Lady Myra (Maggie Smith) play host to an odd assortment of family and friends, and their attendant traumas. When one more guest -- Lady Myra's childhood friend Marda Norton (Fiona Shaw) -- is added to the mix, an emotional fuse gets lit.

    Directed by:

  • Deborah Warner
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    The Sandpiper
    rating:3.0

    The Sandpiper

    2005Runtime:0 minutes
    Relationships are redefined in this coming-of-age dramedy penned and directed by Claudia Carey. Life is idyllic for Ethan (John Lavelle) and Terry (Tom Mazur), two boys who summer at a cottage in Cape Cod -- until the summer of their 15th year when Caeti (Vanessa Daniels) arrives, and they both fall head over heels for her. To cool the competition, the three experiment with their sexuality in this indie throwback to Jules and Jim.

    Directed by:

  • Claudia Carey
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Catherine Cookson's The Glass Virgin
    rating:3.0

    Catherine Cookson's The Glass Virgin

    1995Runtime:0 minutes
    When wealthy socialite Annabella Lagrange learns that her real mother is a madam at the local brothel, she flees the family estate with a childhood friend, and the two begin a new life in the working-class world.

    Directed by:

  • Sarah Hellings
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    The Guru
    rating:3.0

    The Guru

    2002Runtime:0 minutes
    &NFb;&NFb_;&NFb;&NFb_;Bollywood mania invades the screen in this wacky romantic comedy starring Marisa Tomei, Heather Graham and Jimi Mistry. When an Indian dancer (Mistry) decides he wants to become an actor, he heads for New York City and the lights of Broadway. Instead, he becomes a waiter. But when he's mistaken for a sex guru, he hits it big and must choose between fame and his burgeoning love for Sharonna (Graham), a porn star with a heart of gold.

    Directed by:

  • Daisy Von Scherler Mayer
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Mad Love
    rating:3.0

    Mad Love

    1995Runtime:0 minutes
    Levelheaded high schooler Matt Leland (Chris O'Donnell) falls for the seductive, impulsive and clinically depressed Casey Roberts (Drew Barrymore). When she's institutionalized after a suicide attempt, Matt breaks her out and they head for the open road searching for adventure. But Casey's mental condition soon clouds their idyllic odyssey with harsh reality. Matthew Lillard and Joan Allen costar in director Antonia Bird's portrait of young love.

    Directed by:

  • Antonia Bird
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Onegin
    rating:3.0

    Onegin

    1999Runtime:0 minutes
    Jaded Russian nobleman Evgeny Onegin (Ralph Fiennes) leaves his sophisticated social circle in St. Petersburg after unexpectedly inheriting a country estate from his uncle. Onegin's rural neighbor introduces him to the lovely Tatyana Larin (Liv Tyler), and their mutual attraction is instant. The impulsive young woman declares her love, and Onegin -- affronted by her frankness -- rejects her, setting off a chain of events that results in tragedy.

    Directed by:

  • Martha Fiennes
  • rating:3.0 3.0 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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