Tag: dream

Romance & Cigarettes (2005) 6.2

Romance & Cigarettes (2005)

Nick and Kitty Murder are married middle-aged working class New Yorkers. Kitty catches Nick in an indiscretion when she finds a love poem, extolling the virtues of one specific body part, Nick wrote to his mistress, Tula...

Strictly Sinatra (2001) 5.7

Strictly Sinatra (2001)

In Glasgow, Toni Cocozza, age 28, aspires to be a lounge singer; his repertoire is strictly Sinatra, backed by Bill, an aging piano player and his only friend. Toni dreams big and enters a local television talent show. A...

The Slayer (1982) 5.3

The Slayer (1982)

Four young people vacation on a barren island. One of them, a female artist, has dreams that depict ghastly murders. Sure enough, the fun begins when her boyfriend is found dead....

Greenlight (2019) 4.9

Greenlight (2019)

A director's dream job quickly descends into a nightmare when he is forced to film a real-life murder....

The Beautiful Prisoner (1983) 6.6

The Beautiful Prisoner (1983)

Walter is told by his boss, Sara, to deliver an urgent letter to Henri de Corinthe. On the way he finds a beautiful woman he had been eying in a nightclub, lying in the road, bound up. He takes her to a villa to get a do...

Stranger on the Third Floor (1940) 6.9

Stranger on the Third Floor (1940)

Rising reporter Michael Ward is the key witness in the murder trial of young Joe Briggs, who is convicted on circumstantial evidence while swearing innocence. Michael's girl Jane believes in Joe and blames Michael, who (...

Brother Nature (2016) 4.8

Brother Nature (2016)

Roger (Taran Killam), a strait-laced politician has big plans to propose to his dream girl (Gillian Jacobs) at her family's lake house. But everything goes awry when he meets his potential brother-in-law Todd (Bobby Moyn...

God Told Me To (1976) 6.3

God Told Me To (1976)

The storyline of this movie involves a series of motiveless murders committed by various New York residents: a sniper shoots people from a water tower; a father murders his entire family; and a cop opens fire during a St...

Maidentrip (2013) 7.5

Maidentrip (2013)

14-year-old Laura Dekker sets out on a two-year voyage in pursuit of her dream to become the youngest person ever to sail around the world alone.::Anonymous...

I Am Waiting (1957) 7

I Am Waiting (1957)

Jôji is a boxer barred from the ring; Saeko is a singer whose voice is gone. Lost souls, they meet one night by a quay; she may be thinking of suicide. He invites her to his café, and perhaps he will rescue her from the ...

Charismata (2017) 4.4

Charismata (2017)

Psychological horror about a police detective whose sanity begins to unravel as she investigates a series of brutal ritualistic murders.::Andy Collier...

Until the End of the World (1991) 6.8

Until the End of the World (1991)

Set in 1999, a woman (Dommartin) has a car accident with some bank robbers, who enlist her help to take the bank money to a drop in Paris. On the way she runs into another fugitive from the law (Hurt), an American who is...

Quest of the Muscle Nerd (2019) 7.8

Quest of the Muscle Nerd (2019)

Quest of the Muscle Nerd is a quirky and heartwarming documentary about one man's dream to host the first ever Bodybuilding/Cosplay competition and the two men who drag their bodies through hell to claim the crown....

In the Pool (2005) 6.8

In the Pool (2005)

Dr. Irabu is a highly unorthodox specialist in neurology, whose technique may be to act in as forward and confrontational a manner as possible toward everyone, or it may just be that he has no clue what he's doing and is...

Tempest (1982) 6.5

Tempest (1982)

A sobering mid-life crisis fuels dissatisfaction in Philip Dimitrius, to the extent where the successful architect trades his marriage and career in for a spiritual exile on a remote Greek island where he hopes to conjur...

The Company of Wolves (1984) 6.7

The Company of Wolves (1984)

Rosaleen (Sarah Patterson) is a teenager, living in a country house in England with her family in the present days, and having a nightmare with wolves and werewolves in the Middle Ages. In her dream, her boring sister is...

One Million American Dreams (2018) 6.3

One Million American Dreams (2018)

The story of one of New York's darkest secrets: An island where one million American souls are buried. Those who fell through the cracks of the American dream buried by prisoners from Rikers Island....

All Joking Aside (2020) 7.5

All Joking Aside (2020)

A young woman in New York City pursues her dream of becoming a stand up comic.::Lawrence Chadbourne...

Bloom (2003) 5.5

Bloom (2003)

Fathers and sons and lovers. June, 1904. Leopold Bloom, Dublin Jew and cuckold, attends a funeral, recalls his infant son dead 11 years, faces an anti-Semite at a pub, has a phantasmagoric dream while at a brothel, feeds...

Nightmare Detective (2006) 6.1

Nightmare Detective (2006)

Three people in Tokyo take a surreal voyage of self-discovery through memory and nightmares. "O" intends suicide while talking on a cell-phone with a stranger he meets on line who plans a simultaneous suicide. Events tak...

CQ (2001) 6.2

CQ (2001)

Paris, 1969. The filming of a sci-fi movie set in the distant year 2000 is in trouble. The director's obsession with the actress who plays the sexy secret agent Dragonfly has clouded his judgment and the film has no endi...

Talking Heads (1980) 8

Talking Heads (1980)

People of different age, profession and social status answer two simple questions: who they are and what they want from life.::Anonymous...

Gregory’s Two Girls (1999) 5

Gregory’s Two Girls (1999)

Bill Forsyth returns to the romantic comedy of Gregory's Girl. Twenty years after his teenage crush on a football-mad schoolgirl, Gregory is back at his old school, teaching English. When two of his pupils uncover evil p...

Dreambuilders (2020) 6.1

Dreambuilders (2020)

It centers on Minna, a young girl who misuses her newfound ability to create and control other people's dreams to teach her bothersome stepsister a lesson....

Mirrormask (2005) 6.8

Mirrormask (2005)

In a fantasy world of opposing kingdoms, a 15-year-old girl named Helena who works at the family circus with her father and mother, who wishes--quite ironically--that she could run away from the circus and join 'real lif...

Instant Dreams (2017) 7.5

Instant Dreams (2017)

Instant Dreams brings us into the lives of Polaroid enthusiasts to create a portrait of Dr. Edwin Land, a pioneer in American technology. When Polaroid announced the end of instant film in 2008, a small group of enthusia...

The Modern Jungle (2016) 6.6

The Modern Jungle (2016)

The Modern Jungle is a portrait of globalization filtered through the fever dream of a Mexican shaman, don Juan, who falls under the spell of a pyramid-scheme-marketed nutritional supplement. Juan's neighbor Carmen lives...

Hunger (1966) 7.8

Hunger (1966)

In 1890, Pontus, the starving writer, wanders the streets of Christiania, in search of love and a chance to get his work published. All he meets is defeat and suffering while his sense of reality is withering. One moment...

Collateral Damage (2002) 5.5

Collateral Damage (2002)

Firefighter Gordon Brewer is plunged into the complex and dangerous world of international terrorism after he loses his wife and child in a bombing credited to Claudio "The Wolf" Perrini. Frustrated with the official inv...

The City of Lost Children (1995) 7.5

The City of Lost Children (1995)

Set in a dystopian society, someone is kidnapping the children. Krank and his band of clones are using the children to harvest their dreams. Then they kidnap Denree, the brother of One, a fairground strongman. One sets o...

25th Hour (2002) 7.6

25th Hour (2002)

The 25th Hour depicts the last day of freedom for a young man before he begins serving a seven-year jail term for drug dealing. Prowling through the city until dawn with his two close male friends and his girlfriend, he ...

The Guilt of Janet Ames (1947) 6.3

The Guilt of Janet Ames (1947)

An obsessively bitter war widow and one of the men her husband saved in WW2 meet. He tries to convince her the sacrifice was necessary, but her problem isn't that simple. And can she help him with his wartime emotional s...

Blonde Animals (2018) 6.3

Blonde Animals (2018)

Fabien always looks lost, and even a little perched, when he wakes up. Ephemeral star of a sitcom of the 90s, he regularly loses the ball and memory since the disappearance of Corinne, his partner on the screen he loved ...

Catwalk: From Glada Hudik to New York (2020) 7.7

Catwalk: From Glada Hudik to New York (2020)

Emma wants to become a fashion model and ask Pär Johansson and the Glada Hudik-theatre for help. An unattainable dream for most, especially if you have a disability. Together with a group of unusual models they begin a b...

Odd Man Rush (2020) 6.2

Odd Man Rush (2020)

When Harvard hockey's Bobby Sanders lands in Sweden's minor leagues, his relationship with the girl at the local market forces him to confront the reality of his childhood NHL dream before the Hockey Gods intervene.::rst...

The Good Night (2007) 5.8

The Good Night (2007)

Former British pop star Gary Shaller (Martin Freeman) is at a crossroad in his life: his job in New York City is going nowhere, his American wife, Dora (Gwyneth Paltrow), drives him crazy, and he passed his thirtieth bir...

The Last Wave (1977) 7

The Last Wave (1977)

A Sydney lawyer has more to worry about than higher-than-average rainfall when he is called upon to defend five Aboriginals in court. Determined to break their silence and discover the truth behind the hidden society he ...

Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989) 7.2

Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989)

A young boy whose dreams transcend reality is sucked into his own fantasy, which is everything he has dreamed of until he unleashes a century old secret that may not only destroy this perfect dream world but reality itse...

Play for Today s4 e16 Penda’s Fen 7.3

Play for Today s4 e16 Penda’s Fen

Through a series of real and imagined encounters with angels, demons, and England's pagan past, a pastor's son begins to question his religion and politics, and comes to terms with his sexuality.::sienel...

Wishing for a Dream (2016) 4.7

Wishing for a Dream (2016)

Actress Mika Andrews and her filmmaker boyfriend Louis Digman struggle through the trenches of the entertainment industry to succeed in "Hollywood." Told in raw documentary style, the camera chronicles Mika's journey thr...