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Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself
rating:3.0

Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself

2002Runtime:0 minutes
In this darkly offbeat comedy, the titular Wilbur (Jamie Sives) keeps trying to kill himself, but his saintly brother Harbour (Adrian Rawlins) always saves him. The men's bleak routine is soon disrupted by the arrival of fetching cleaning lady Alice (Shirley Henderson). After a quick courtship, the timid single mom marries Harbour, but extramarital tensions mount between the bride and Wilbur in this charmer from Danish director Lone Scherfig.

Directed by:

  • Lone Scherfig
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    The Simian Line
    rating:3.0

    The Simian Line

    2001Runtime:0 minutes
    In the 300-year-old town of Weehawken, N.J., four couples (including Harry Connick Jr., Lynn Redgrave, Cindy Crawford and Eric Stoltz) come together for an evening of mischief on Halloween night. But their intimate dinner party takes a disastrous turn when the fortuneteller (Tyne Daly) invited to entertain them announces that "one couple will be finished by the end of the year." Which one of them it will be is anyone's guess.

    Directed by:

  • Linda Yellen
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Greener Mountains
    rating:3.0

    Greener Mountains

    2004Runtime:0 minutes
    J.P. Barton (Chris Heuisler) knows little about life away from the Vermont resort his adopted family owns and operates. So when beautiful, free-spirited New York artist Alice (Kimberly McCullough) arrives, J.P. experiences life -- and love -- like never before. When the family resort is threatened with closure, J.P. must find a way to save it. But on the road to self-discovery, can J.P.also find his way into Alice's heart?

    Directed by:

  • Lee Shallat-Chemel
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Mrs. Soffel
    rating:3.0

    Mrs. Soffel

    1984Runtime:0 minutes
    Kate Soffel (Diane Keaton) is a warden's wife who regularly visits her husband's jail, attempting to reform the convicts. But when she meets Ed Biddle (Mel Gibson), a young man who claims he's been wrongly convicted of murder, Soffel veers offcourse. Biddle leads the repressed Mrs. Soffel into temptation, convincing her to help him and his brother escape. Set in1901 Pittsburgh, this drama depicts a true story that shocked contemporary society.

    Directed by:

  • Gillian Armstrong
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Woo
    rating:3.0

    Woo

    1998Runtime:0 minutes
    Shortly after a psychic tells Darlene Bates (Jada Pinkett Smith) that Mr. Right is about to enter her life, the sexy party girl finds herself set up with a reserved law clerk (Tommy Davidson). Seemingly mismatched, they get off to a rocky start -- and a night of misadventures ensues. Dave Chappelle, Paula Jai Parker and Aida Turturro also star in this farcical romantic comedy featuring cameo appearances by LL Cool J and Billy Dee Williams.

    Directed by:

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

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    If I Were You
    rating:3.0

    If I Were You

    2011Runtime:0 minutes
    In a bungled plot to pay back her husband's infidelity, a jilted wife (Marcia Gay Harden) finds herself forced to star as King Lear in a spectacularly terrible production, with her husband's younger lover (Leonor Watling) playing the role of the king's fool. Aidan Quinn co-stars as a man who makes an unexpected cameo in the older woman's love life, igniting emotions that will change the course of her life.

    Directed by:

  • Joan Carr-Wiggin
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    The Private Lives of Pippa Lee
    rating:3.0

    The Private Lives of Pippa Lee

    2009Runtime:0 minutes
    When her husband, who's 30 years her senior, relocates the family to a retirement community, flawless wife and mother Pippa Lee slides toward a nervous breakdown as she reflects on her tumultuous past and befriends her neighbor's enigmatic son.

    Directed by:

  • Rebecca Miller
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    The Cake Eaters
    rating:3.0

    The Cake Eaters

    2007Runtime:0 minutes
    When aspiring musician Guy Kimbrough (Jayce Bartok) returns to his family home in upstate New York, his arrival shakes up his father, Easy (Bruce Dern), and brother Beagle (Aaron Stanford), who are both still devastated by the recent death of the family matriarch. As the three men struggle to connect, each also tries to find love. Kristen Stewart, Elizabeth Ashley and Miriam Shor co-star in actress Mary Stuart Masterson's directorial debut.

    Directed by:

  • Mary Stuart Masterson
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Kissed
    rating:3.0

    Kissed

    1996Runtime:0 minutes
    Ever since she was a young girl, Sandra Larson (Molly Parker) has been fascinated with the darkness of death, but when she takes a part-time job as an embalmer at a funeral parlor, her obsession consumes her every desire. As her boyfriend (Peter Outerbridge) struggles to relate to her new lifestyle and her love of the afterlife and the study of necrophilia, he jumps through hoops to prove he'll do anything for love.

    Directed by:

  • Lynne Stopkewich
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Days
    rating:3.0

    Days

    2001Runtime:0 minutes
    Claudio (Thomas Trabacchi), an HIV-positive gay man, lives a regimented life filled with medications and lulled by a relationship with a long-term boyfriend (Davide Bechini). When Claudio meets HIV-negative Andrea (Riccardo Salerno), the two men embark on a love affair that knows no bounds. Laura Muscardin directs this poignant drama that explores Claudio's journey as he's torn between desire and obligation.

    Directed by:

  • Laura Muscardin
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Gray Matters
    rating:3.0

    Gray Matters

    2006Runtime:0 minutes
    Sam (Thomas Cavanagh) and Gray (Heather Graham) are a devoted brother and sister who share a dwelling and a love of many things -- ballroom dancing, 1940s movie musicals and, much to their surprise, strong feelings for an attractive woman (Bridget Moynahan). But Gray, who's historically heterosexual, is confused by her strange new feelings. Sibling rivalry, love and destiny go topsy-turvy in first-time writer-director Sue Kramer's romantic romp.

    Directed by:

  • Sue Kramer
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Journey of the Heart / Heart's Adrift
    rating:3.0

    Journey of the Heart / Heart's Adrift

    1996Runtime:0 minutes
    This pair of made-for-TV movies packs plenty of heartfelt drama. While struggling to raise an autistic son, single mom Janice Johnston (Cybill Shepherd) discovers that he has an amazing aptitude for music in Journey of the Heart. And in Hearts Adrift, an unexpected invitation leads to love for Maxine Deerfield (Sydney Penny) when she accompanies her widowed mother on a weekend visit to San Diego to rekindle an old romance.

    Directed by:

  • Karen Arthur
  • rating:3.0 3.0 Average Rating

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    Men
    rating:3.0

    Men

    1985Runtime:0 minutes
    After learning his wife (Ulrike Kriener) is sleeping with a virtually penniless artist (Uwe Ochsenknecht), successful corporate ad exec Julius (Heiner Lauterbach) cooks up a twisted plot for revenge by moving in with the competition and becoming his pal. The plot thickens when Julius influences the artist to become more and more like himself -- all in an effort to put the kibosh on his wife's affair. Doris Dörrie writes and directs.

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    Best Men
    rating:2.9

    Best Men

    1997Runtime:0 minutes
    On the way to his wedding, ex-con Jesse (Luke Wilson) stops at a bank so his groomsman Billy (Sean Patrick Flanery) can make a withdrawal. No problem, except Billy is a bank robber, and soon, Jesse's entire oddball wedding party is involved in the heist. Things become increasingly surreal when the hostages they take side with their captors against the town sheriff and the FBI. Drew Barrymore co-stars in this off-the-wall comedy.

    Directed by:

  • Tamra Davis
  • rating:2.9 2.9 Average Rating

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    City of Glass
    rating:2.9

    City of Glass

    1998Runtime:0 minutes
    David (Daniel Wu) and Susie (Nicola Cheung) come together to make arrangements after his father, Raphael (Leon Lai), and her mother, Vivian (Qi Shu), are killed in a car crash. Soon they begin to learn surprising truths about their parents and their families' histories. Reunited years after being torn apart, college sweethearts Raphael and Vivian had reconnected as lovers, despite the fact that they were both married with children.

    Directed by:

  • Mabel Cheung
  • rating:2.9 2.9 Average Rating

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    The Ring Finger
    rating:2.9

    The Ring Finger

    2005Runtime:0 minutes
    After losing part of her finger in an industrial accident, gorgeous Iris (Olga Kurylenko) takes a job as an assistant to a man (Marc Barbé) running a lab where people bring keepsakes to be preserved -- and enters his strange, slightly disturbing reality. As she becomes ensconced in an odd, sensuous world of fetishes, ghosts and hauntingly silent unclaimed mementos, Iris falls into a steamy, bizarre affair with her boss in this erotic drama.

    Directed by:

  • Diane Bertrand
  • rating:2.9 2.9 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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