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Lime Salted Love
rating:2.2

Lime Salted Love

2006Runtime:0 minutes
After engaging in an affair with his brother's lonely wife, Isabella (Kate del Castillo), affection-hungry hipster Chase (Joe Hall) becomes entangled in a confusing love triangle with emotionally damaged Ellie (Danielle Agnello) and sexually aggressive Zephyr (Kristanna Loken). Set in Los Angeles, this surreal drama employs an intriguing nonlinear structure and explores such themes as abandonment, guilt and pain.

Directed by:

  • Danielle Agnello
  • rating:2.2 2.2 Average Rating

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    The Magic Bubble
    rating:2.2

    The Magic Bubble

    1992Runtime:0 minutes
    On her 40th birthday, Julia Cole (Diane Salinger) is anything but happy. Neglected by her husband (John Calvin), Julia dreams of turning back the hands of time. When a bottle of magic bubbles transforms her into a younger woman, Julia gets the chance to live out her dream. She catches the attention of a young man named Mac (George Clooney), but when he eventually asks her to leave her husband, Julia is faced with the ultimate decision.

    Directed by:

  • Deborah Ringel
  • rating:2.2 2.2 Average Rating

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    Mascara
    rating:2.2

    Mascara

    1999Runtime:0 minutes
    Three very different women (Ione Skye, Lumi Cavazos and Amanda De Cadanet) find that no amount of mascara can hide their hunger for passion or the pain of infidelity as they struggle to rediscover the value of their friendship at a time when their lives are in turmoil. But panic sets in as they approach their 30th birthdays and nothing in their lives is going according to plan.

    Directed by:

  • Linda Kandel
  • rating:2.2 2.2 Average Rating

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    La Captive
    rating:2.1

    La Captive

    2000Runtime:0 minutes
    Simon (Stanislas Merhar) is a wealthy man living a sheltered life in an affluent Paris neighborhood. He's smitten with his companion Ariane (Sylvie Testud) and spends all his time by her side. His obsession deepens when he sets out to discover everything about Ariane, including her past, her secrets and even her most private thoughts. He even begins to follow her, stopping at nothing to allow his complete vision of her to take shape.

    Directed by:

  • Chantal Akerman
  • rating:2.1 2.1 Average Rating

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    Smokers Only
    rating:2.1

    Smokers Only

    2002Runtime:0 minutes
    A suicidal young singer named Reni (Cecilia Bengolea) is about to get kicked out of her band when she meets a male gigolo, Andres (Leonardo Brezicki), at an ATM after he picks her pocket. They begin an affair, and she decides to become a hooker so she can spend more time with her newfound love. Suicide's beginning to look good! Filmed in Buenos Aires.

    Directed by:

  • Veronica Chen
  • rating:2.1 2.1 Average Rating

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    As You Like It
    rating:2.1

    As You Like It

    1992Runtime:0 minutes
    Released in 1992, this contemporary adaptation of Shakespeare's comedy stars Emma Croft as young noblewoman Rosalind; Andrew Tiernan as her suitor, Orlando; and Celia Bannerman as her cousin, Celia. Performed in modern dress, the classic drama of ardent romance and false identities preserves much of the hilarity and elegant language of the original play. The cast also features veteran actors Cyril Cusack and James Fox.

    Directed by:

  • Christine Edzard
  • rating:2.1 2.1 Average Rating

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    Nerd Boy
    rating:2.1

    Nerd Boy

    2008Runtime:0 minutes
    When the neighborhood hottie, DeDe (Racquia West), gets dumped by her beau (Tyrell Ellis), all the guys line up for a chance to win her heart in this laugh-out-loud urban comedy directed by Crystal Burdette. Does the local dweeb (Jah Shams) -- who wears his grandmother's sweaters and holds his glasses together with tape -- stand a chance? The supporting cast includes Taetta Chip and Tianah Patterson.

    Directed by:

  • Crystal Burdette
  • rating:2.1 2.1 Average Rating

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    Women in Love
    rating:2.1

    Women in Love

    2005Runtime:0 minutes
    Award-winning documentarian Karen Everett turns the camera on herself in this highly intimate portrait of her own love life. Drawing from her circle of lesbian, bisexual and polyamorous friends and lovers, Everett fashions a collective biography set in the vivid San Francisco lesbian scene. Subjects include erotica video makers Jackie Strano and Shar Rednour, as well as photographer Phyllis Christopher, who specializes in lesbian erotica.

    Directed by:

  • Karen Everett
  • rating:2.1 2.1 Average Rating

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    Red Is the Color Of
    rating:2.1

    Red Is the Color Of

    2007Runtime:0 minutes
    When famous painter Mary Shaw (Irina Björklund) becomes intrigued by her artist husband David Stellar's (Peter Franzen) free-spirited nude model, Julie Belle (Eliza Pryor Nagel), the friendship leads Mary to explore her sexuality and spirituality in new ways. Meanwhile, the fragile marriage between Mary and David begins to unravel as both their lives intertwine with Julie's in this absorbing drama written and directed by Anne Norda.

    Directed by:

  • Anne Norda
  • rating:2.1 2.1 Average Rating

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    Four Corners of Suburbia
    rating:2.1

    Four Corners of Suburbia

    2006Runtime:0 minutes
    Teacher Walt Samson (Paul Blackthorne) is bored by his life, despite the devotion of his wife, Rachel (M├Ądchen Amick), and is intrigued by a sultry colleague. Concerned, Rachel organizes a romantic weekend getaway, but Walt derails her plans by inviting his reclusive friend, Benjamin. The desired intimacy is further dampened by the appearance of two other friends, and as they ponder their relationships, they all begin to question their choices.

    Directed by:

  • Elizabeth Puccini
  • rating:2.1 2.1 Average Rating

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    She Likes Girls
    rating:2.0

    She Likes Girls

    2007Runtime:0 minutes
    This lesbian-themed compilation collects six sapphic tales ranging from the tender love story to hard-hitting coming-out portrayals. "The Piper" is a modern fairy tale, while "Sarang Song" is a period piece about a Black Power activist trying to hold her relationship together. Also included are "Shugar Shank," a stylish tomboy-meets-girl story; "Cosa Bella" starring Stephanie Szostak (The Devil Wears Prada); "This Boy"; and "The Uninvited."

    Directed by:

  • Fiona MacKenzie
  • rating:2.0 2.0 Average Rating

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    Money Means Nothing
    rating:2.0

    Money Means Nothing

    1934Runtime:0 minutes
    Love is blind, or so it's been said. And at first, that's how it appears to be for the affluent Julie (Gloria Shea), who marries the poverty-ridden Kenneth (Wallace Ford), even if it means her rich parents will disown her. But after the bloom is off the rose of first love, Julie begins to wonder whether she's done the right thing, as she discovers Kenneth has no good prospects for the future and they have more differences that she first realized.

    Directed by:

  • Christy Cabanne
  • rating:2.0 2.0 Average Rating

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    Strange Fits of Passion
    rating:2.0

    Strange Fits of Passion

    2001Runtime:0 minutes
    Directed by Aussie Elise McCredie, this bittersweet rites-of-passage tale follows the misadventures of an awkward twentysomething (Michela Noonan) who -- with help from her gay friend (Mitchell Butel) -- sets out to learn about love by losing her virginity. Among those eager to deflower her are a bashful but pretentious bard (Samuel Johnson) and a self-possessed Spanish teacher harboring a secret (Steve Adams).

    Directed by:

  • Elise McCredie
  • rating:2.0 2.0 Average Rating

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    Easy Listening
    rating:2.0

    Easy Listening

    2002Runtime:0 minutes
    Wanna-be hipster Burt is a trumpet player who'd rather be playing jazz instead of what he's doing now -- making what he considers watered-down, lifeless music as part of a nameless, faceless orchestra. But his tune changes when happy-go-lucky Linda, a flutist, joins the ensemble and shows him there's more to life than pining for a dream. Stars Tracy Crouch, David Ian and Timothy Crowe.

    Directed by:

  • Pamela Corkey
  • rating:2.0 2.0 Average Rating

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    The Black Widow
    rating:2.0

    The Black Widow

    2005Runtime:0 minutes
    Upon learning of her lover's tragic death, the grieving Eleanora makes a pilgrimage to his home -- a mysterious abode known as the Rubber House -- where she meets his eccentric caretaker and finds her life forever changed.

    Directed by:

  • Giada Colagrande
  • rating:2.0 2.0 Average Rating

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    Russian Bride
    rating:2.0

    Russian Bride

    2006Runtime:0 minutes
    Restless in Russia and pining for a better life, Tanya (Elena Roth) desperately adds her photograph to a catalog of mail-order brides. She soon heads to America to wed a middle-aged workaholic (Richard Virga), naïvely believing this will solve all her problems. But the normal complexities of married life are accentuated by the fact that Tanya and her new husband barely know each other -- and that he has no clue how to communicate with women.

    Directed by:

  • Natasha Guruleva
  • rating:2.0 2.0 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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