Tag: nonlinear-timeline

The Silence Before Bach (2007) 6.8

The Silence Before Bach (2007)

Blending historical reconstruction with very loosely linked 'dramatic' scenes and documentary sequences, the film constitutes a playful, painterly sequence of variations on the argument that Johann Sebastian changed the ...

I Can Quit Whenever I Want: Ad Honorem (2017) 6.7

I Can Quit Whenever I Want: Ad Honorem (2017)

It has been a few months since Pietro Zinni's gang got caught in the Sopox production laboratory and each of them locked up in different jails. From Regina Coeli jail, Pietro keeps warning the authorities a fool synthesi...

Kalamity (2010) 4.6

Kalamity (2010)

After a recent breakup, Billy returns to his hometown to find something is not quite right with his best friend.::Kevvo...

Hill of Freedom (2014) 6.9

Hill of Freedom (2014)

Kwon returns to Seoul from the mountains and is given a packet of letters from Mori back from Japan to propose to her. Kwon drops and scatters the undated letters. She reads them and has to make sense of the chronology -...

Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion (1997) 8.1

Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion (1997)

After the defeat of the final Angel, Shinji Ikari falls into a deep depression. When SEELE orders the JSSDF to make a surprise attack on NERV's headquarters, Gendo Ikari retreats down into Terminal Dogma along with Rei A...

Tusk (2014) 5.3

Tusk (2014)

When podcaster Wallace travels to Canada to interview someone, he winds up meeting a strange man named Howe who has many stories to tell about his past life during his interview. Wallace wakes up the next day finding out...

Wild at Heart (1990) 7.2

Wild at Heart (1990)

Lula's psychopathic mother goes crazy at the thought of Lula being with Sailor, who just got free from jail. Ignoring Sailor's probation, they set out for California. However their mother hires a killer to hunt down Sail...

Maya (1993) 5.4

Maya (1993)

Young, beautiful, and intelligent Maya lives with her father in a palatial mansion in rural India. When her father suffers a stroke, she calls for the local Dr. Charu Das, who arrives on his bicycle and prescribes treatm...

Dahmer (2002) 5.6

Dahmer (2002)

Before his arrest and conviction for serial murders, chocolate factory worker Jeffrey Dahmer hunts Milwaukee, Wisconsin, for young attractive males to turn into unconscious (eventually dead) human sex toys, current acts ...

Blood of Ghastly Horror (1967) 2.7

Blood of Ghastly Horror (1967)

A mad scientist implants an electronic device into the brain of an injured soldier, which turns him into a psychotic killer.::[email protected]

Les traducteurs (2019) 6.5

Les traducteurs (2019)

Nine translators, hired to translate the eagerly awaited final book of a bestselling trilogy, are confined in a luxurious bunker. When the first ten pages of the top-secret manuscript appear online, the dream job becomes...

Un Chien Andalou (1929) 7.7

Un Chien Andalou (1929)

In a surrealistic film with input from Salvador Dalí, director Luis Buñuel presents stark, surrealistic images including the slitting open of a woman's eye and a dead horse being pulled along on top of a piano. A mysteri...

Tick Tock (2000) 5.9

Tick Tock (2000)

Beautiful Rachel is the homebound wife of a wealthy, emotionally cold millionaire, Holden. While Holden is away on one of his many business trips, Rachel's close -- very close -- friend, the equally beautiful, plots to k...

Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (2009) 5.6

Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (2009)

A graduate student (Nicholson) copes with a recent breakup by conducting interviews with various men.::Anonymous...

The Best Years (2020) 6

The Best Years (2020)

The story of Italy, from the 80s to nowadays, told through the life of four friends, Giulio, Gemma, Paolo e Riccardo; during 40 years of loves, aspirations, success and failures.::Francesco Camarda...

The Express (2008) 7.3

The Express (2008)

This biopic focuses on the relationship of Ernie Davis (1939-1963), a gifted African-American athlete, and his coach from 1958 to 1962 at Syracuse University, Ben Schwartzwalder (1909-1993). Schwartzwalder recruits Davis...

Life in a Day (2011) 7.7

Life in a Day (2011)

What do you get when you ask the people of the world to chronicle a single day in their lives? You get 80,000 submissions, 4500 hours of footage, from 192 countries. Kevin Macdonald has taken this raw material, all shot ...

2 Friends (1986) (TV) 6.5

2 Friends (1986) (TV)

Two girls, at 15; Louise, in a prestigious girls' high school, and Kelly, who was admitted but forbidden by her father to attend. This is the end of their friendship, and from here the film progresses in a backwards time...

The Return of Martin Guerre (1982) 7.4

The Return of Martin Guerre (1982)

During the middle of the 16th century, Martin Guerre returns to his village in southwestern France, after being away in the war for almost a decade. The villagers who knew him as a young man suspect he is not Martin, but...

Woman in Gold (2015) 7.3

Woman in Gold (2015)

Maria Altmann (Dame Helen Mirren) sought to regain a world famous painting of her aunt plundered by the Nazis during World War II. She did so not just to regain what was rightfully hers, but also to obtain some measure o...

Dark Places (2015) 6.2

Dark Places (2015)

Libby Day is a lifeless woman who survived the massacre of her family in their farmhouse in the countryside of Kansas when she was eight. She's been living on donations and lectures ever since. Thirty years ago, the poli...

Queen of Earth (2015) 6.3

Queen of Earth (2015)

Two women go away together. One meets a man that distracts her from being there for her friend. The betrayed friend says, "One day you will need me, and then I won't be there for you." When they next go away together the...

Cold Mountain (2003) 7.2

Cold Mountain (2003)

This Civil War saga addresses romance, friendship, and the ravages of war - both in the field and on the home front. Captures the horrors of war for both those fighting it, and for those left behind. This is a tale of ho...

Arrival (2016) 7.9

Arrival (2016)

Linguistics professor Louise Banks leads an elite team of investigators when gigantic spaceships touchdown in 12 locations around the world. As nations teeter on the verge of global war, Banks and her crew must race agai...

Amores Perros (2000) 8.1

Amores Perros (2000)

On the brink of the new Millennium in the bustling City of Mexico, one horrible car accident intertwines inextricably the lives of three perfect strangers. Octavio, a rebellious adolescent who is secretly in love with hi...

Love Nowadays (2009) 6.8

Love Nowadays (2009)

London-based Jai Vardhan Singh and Meera Pandit meet, fall in love, and she introduces him to her family. Shortly thereafter, they decide to part as she wants to re-locate to India to restore heritage buildings, while he...

Possession-2002 6.3

Possession-2002

Roland Michell is an American scholar trying to make it in the difficult world of British Academia. He has yet to break out from under his mentor's shadow until he finds a pair of love letters that once belonged to one o...

I Want to Go Home-1989 5.6

I Want to Go Home-1989

Joey Wellman, a cantankerous American cartoonist, accepts an invitation to come to an exhibition in Paris, because his estranged daughter Elsie is a student there. He arrives with his girlfriend Lena, and very soon wants...

I Am-2010 3.3

I Am-2010

The Ten Commandments, as you've never seen them before, provide the framework for this compelling drama set in the City of Angels. A desperate heiress - A beautiful reporter - A vengeful detective - A charismatic distric...

Mad World-2016 7.3

Mad World-2016

A mentally ill stockbroker struggles to reconcile with his estranged father and his perturbed ex-fiancée.::MarlyScorsese...

The 100 Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared-2013 7.1

The 100 Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared-2013

Based on the internationally best-selling novel by Jonas Jonasson, the unlikely story of a 100-year-old man who decides it's not too late to start over. For most people it would be the adventure of a lifetime, but Allan ...

So Long, My Son-2019 7.7

So Long, My Son-2019

'We're waiting to grow old'. This sentence briefly sums up Yaoyun and his wife Liyun's bitter realization about their lives. They were once a happy family - until their son drowned playing by a reservoir. And so Yaojun a...

Swindle-2013 6.3

Swindle-2013

Based on Gordon Korman's book 'Swindle,' this movie is about a boy named Griffin who finds a valuable multi-million dollar baseball card. After accidentally selling the card for a million dollar loss, he enlists the help...

Tomie-1998 5.2

Tomie-1998

A traumatized young woman is trying to recover her memories with the help of a psychiatrist. During her hypnosis sessions, she repeats the name "Tomie" but is unable to recall where she knows it from....

Fugitive Pieces-2007 7

Fugitive Pieces-2007

Middle aged Jakob Beer reflects on his life, this reflection which is all consuming. He is a Polish born and raised Jew. When he was an adolescent, his parents were shot dead and his sister Bella hauled away by the Nazis...

Sweet Land-2005 7.1

Sweet Land-2005

As Inge buries her husband Olaf on their Minnesota farm in 1968, we relive her life story as she tells her grown grandson about how she arrived from Germany in 1920 as Olaf's postal bride and of the obstacles they overca...

Lone Star-1996 7.4

Lone Star-1996

John Sayles' murder-mystery explores interpersonal and interracial tensions in Rio County, Texas. Sam Deeds is the local sheriff who is called to investigate a 40-year-old skeleton found in the desert....As Sam delves de...

I Lost My Body-2019 7.6

I Lost My Body-2019

In a Parisian laboratory, a severed hand escapes its unhappy fate and sets out to reconnect with its body. During a hair-raising escapade across the city, the extremity fends off pigeons and rats alike to reunite with pi...

The Irishman-2019 8.7

The Irishman-2019

Frank "The Irishman" Sheeran is a man with a lot on his mind. The former labor union high official and hitman, learned to kill serving in Italy during the Second World War. He now looks back on his life and the hits that...

Tallulah-2016 6.7

Tallulah-2016

An intelligent but feral girl's boyfriend leaves unexpectedly causing her to search for him at his estranged mother's home. The two women begin to bond, finding supportive friendship in each other's troubled lives, chang...