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Baise-Moi
rating:2.7

Baise-Moi

2000Runtime:0 minutes
A rape victim and an emotionally scarred hooker embark on a rampage of murder, robbery and violent sex to exact revenge on the world. But what begins as vengeance soon degenerates into senseless attacks against anyone who crosses their path.

Directed by:

  • Virginie Despentes
  • 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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    Fires Within
    rating:2.7

    Fires Within

    1991Runtime:0 minutes
    When her journalist husband Nestor is imprisoned in Cuba for his political beliefs, Isabel flees the country with her daughter. Saved off the shores of Miami by a fisherman, she soon falls deeply in love with her rescuer. But just as she's on the verge of building a life with him, Nestor unexpectedly appears.

    Directed by:

  • Gillian Armstrong
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    Nathalie Granger
    rating:2.7

    Nathalie Granger

    1972Runtime:0 minutes
    Against a backdrop of domestic routine that borders on banality, two friends (Jeanne Moreau and Lucia Bosé) discuss the events of the day, including the housekeeper's immigration status and the troubling behavior of one of their daughters, Nathalie Granger (Valerie Mascolo). A young Gérard Depardieu co-stars in this classic example of French-language minimalism, written and directed by novelist Marguerite Duras.

    Directed by:

  • Marguerite Duras
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    Carnage
    rating:2.7

    Carnage

    2002Runtime:0 minutes
    Carnage explores the connection between a gored bullfighter and a young girl who watches the incident on television. After the fight, the bull is butchered and dispersed to food markets throughout Europe. As the girl (Raphaelle Molinier) grapples with her understanding of death, a researcher (Jacques Gamblin) who's acquired the eyes of the bull becomes emotionally distant from his pregnant wife. Meanwhile, his brother covets the bull's horns.

    Directed by:

  • Delphine Gleize
  • rating:2.7 2.7 Average Rating

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    Freak Weather
    rating:2.6

    Freak Weather

    1999Runtime:0 minutes
    Selfish and despicable Penny (Jacqueline McKenzie) and her son (Jacob Chase) have just been booted out of Penny's boyfriend's apartment. And for the next 48 hours, the dispossessed twosome shuttles around Los Angeles in Penny's truck, conjuring a plan to get back on the boyfriend's good side -- and get off the street. Costars Aida Turturro as a freaked-out drug addict (shades of her role on "The Sopranos"). Written and directed by Mary Kuryla.

    Directed by:

  • Mary Kuryla
  • rating:2.6 2.6 Average Rating

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    Shorts!: Vol. 2
    rating:2.6

    Shorts!: Vol. 2

    2004Runtime:0 minutes
    Make the film festival circuit right in your own living room with this collection of 16 of the best shorts (over three hours of film) that screened at such events as the Sundance, Tribeca, Cannes and Telluride film fests. Shorts from various directors and different countries include "Life, Liberty & the Pursuit of Happiness," "Home Road Movies," "And the Redman Went Green" and "Mouse." Directors' commentaries are also included.

    Directed by:

  • Matt McCormick
  • Barbara Bird
  • rating:2.6 2.6 Average Rating

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    Tanner Hall
    rating:2.6

    Tanner Hall

    2009Runtime:0 minutes
    A hint of Jane Austen runs through this coming-of-age drama set in a New England boarding school for the daughters of the rich. The arrival of Victoria (Georgia King), a manipulative new pupil, quickly signals the end of innocence for returning student Fernanda (Rooney Mara). In short order, the preppy, tranquil atmosphere of knee socks and cardigans at Tanner Hall gives way to a world of tangled emotions among the schoolgirls.

    Directed by:

  • Francesca Gregorini
  • rating:2.6 2.6 Average Rating

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    Necessary Parties
    rating:2.6

    Necessary Parties

    1988Runtime:0 minutes
    Fifteen-year-old Chris Mills (Mark-Paul Gosselaar) isn't too happy with his divorcing parents. In fact, he doesn't want them to split at all, so he hires car repair shop owner -- and former attorney -- Archie Corelli (Adam Arkin, who co-wrote the script) to run interference for him and put a stop to the proceedings. It's a match made in heaven because Chris and Archie both have a deep desire to see the right thing done. Gwen Arner directs.

    Directed by:

  • Gwen Arner
  • rating:2.6 2.6 Average Rating

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    The May Lady
    rating:2.6

    The May Lady

    1998Runtime:0 minutes
    This drama set in late-1990s Iran closely examines the universal tension between motherhood, womanhood and professional life. Frough, a documentary filmmaker and divorced mother, is involved in a new relationship -- but her teenage son resents the presence of another man in her life. As Frough interviews women from all walks of life for a TV report on "exemplary mothers," she begins to do some serious soul-searching about her own priorities.

    Directed by:

  • Rakhshan Bani-Etemad
  • rating:2.6 2.6 Average Rating

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    Blessed Events
    rating:2.6

    Blessed Events

    2010Runtime:0 minutes
    A meditation about people's inability to accept happiness when it makes a surprising appearance, this intense drama follows 37-year-old wallflower Simone (Annika Kuhl), who enjoys an uncharacteristic one-night stand with Hannes (Stefan Rudolf) and then discovers she's pregnant. Hannes seems thrilled by the pregnancy and quickly settles into domesticity with Simone, but she can't shake the idea that something is wrong with her idyllic new life.

    Directed by:

  • Isabelle Stever
  • rating:2.6 2.6 Average Rating

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    White Lies
    rating:2.6

    White Lies

    1998Runtime:0 minutes
    An alienated teen in a multi-ethnic high school with doubts about multiculturalism finds solace on an internet chat room for similarly disaffected youth. Catherine Chapman quickly hooks up with the shadowy National Identity Movement led by the charismatic Inga Kolneder, played by two-time academy Award nominee Lynn Redgrave. Before she comes up for air, Chapman is knee deep in the racist group's holy trinity of sex, blood, and hate rock.

    Directed by:

  • Kari Skogland
  • rating:2.6 2.6 Average Rating

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    Karnal
    rating:2.6

    Karnal

    1984Runtime:0 minutes
    After failing to find steady work in Manila, prodigal son Narsing (Philip Salvador) returns to his provincial village with his city-born wife (Cecille Castillo) in this award-winning drama. When Narsing's abusive father (Vic Silayan) makes a play for his son's new wife, emotions erupt and tragedy ensues. Meanwhile, Narsing's downtrodden sister (Grace Amilbangsa) escapes the village confines to marry the man of her choice.

    Directed by:

  • Marilou Diaz-Abaya
  • rating:2.6 2.6 Average Rating

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    Boys
    rating:2.6

    Boys

    1996Runtime:0 minutes
    After rescuing Patty Vare when she was knocked unconscious by falling off her horse, the last thing John Baker expected to happen was that he'd fall in love with her. But there's more to Patty than first meets the eye. She's running away from something, or someone, and her escape is stopped short only by love.

    Directed by:

  • Stacy Cochran
  • rating:2.6 2.6 Average Rating

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    Just Like Home
    rating:2.6

    Just Like Home

    2007Runtime:0 minutes
    In this quirky drama from Lone Scherfig, residents of a small Danish town reconnect after they set up a phone line allowing them to call in the latest news about a streaker who's recently been spotted in their midst. As they dish the latest scoop on the naked man, the lonely provincial souls begin stripping away the facades that have long kept them apart. Lars Kaalund and the rest of the ensemble cast largely improvised the script for this film.

    Directed by:

  • Lone Scherfig
  • rating:2.6 2.6 Average Rating

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    Me & Will
    rating:2.6

    Me & Will

    1998Runtime:0 minutes
    Hard-partying Los Angeles women Jane (Sherrie Rose) and Will (Melissa Behr) meet in rehab and discover they share a common dream: To ride the motorcycle Peter Fonda made famous in Easy Rider. Energized by their burgeoning friendship, the two women break out of rehab and begin their search for the illustrious chopper. The film's stars also wrote and directed this offbeat and touching road-trip drama.

    Directed by:

  • Sherrie Rose
  • Melissa Behr
  • 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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