Tag: written-by-director

New Order (2020) 6.3

New Order (2020)

A lavish high-society wedding unexpectedly turns into a class struggle that leads to a violent coup....

Spookers (2017) 6.1

Spookers (2017)

As night falls at Spookers, dozens of seemingly ordinary people become freaks, zombies and chainsaw-wielding clowns. Every weekend come rain, hail or shine, this diverse group of amateur performers unite to terrify punte...

The Family Friend (2006) 7.1

The Family Friend (2006)

Geremia, an aging tailor/money lender, is a repulsive, mean, stingy man who lives alone in his shabby house with his scornful, bedridden mother. He has a morbid, obsessive relationship with money and he uses it to insinu...

Coldblooded (1995) 6.7

Coldblooded (1995)

Cosmo, an affectless mob bookie who lives in the basement of a retirement home, is promoted to hitman. He learns his new trade from Steve, a seasoned killer. He falls in love with a yoga teacher, Jasmine, and must figure...

When Margaux Meets Margaux (2018) 5.5

When Margaux Meets Margaux (2018)

Margaux, 20, meets Margaux, 45. Turns out they're the same woman at two different stages of her life....

Ragmork (2019) 6

Ragmork (2019)

Viktor Graves, a troubled young man who isolates himself in rural Ohio, survives an attack by a feral man. Soon after, Viktor sees and hears in-explainable terrors surrounding him at every moment, shredding his sanity an...

One More Time (2015) 5

One More Time (2015)

Rattling around in his mansion in the Hamptons, faded Sinatraesque crooner and notorious ladies man Paul Lombard stews over the acclaim that eluded him in his career and the trail of romantic wreckage he left in his wake...

The Marshes (2018) 4.2

The Marshes (2018)

Deep in a remote marshland, three young biologists conduct research but when they encounter evil, science ends and survival begins....

Cocote (2017) 6.6

Cocote (2017)

Cocote is the story of Alberto, a garden worker who returns to his native town to attend the funeral of his father, murdered by a police. He finds himself attending religious services against his will. The story takes vi...

The Song (2014) 6.1

The Song (2014)

Aspiring singer-songwriter Jed King is struggling to catch a break and escape the long shadow of his famous father when he reluctantly agrees to a gig at a local vineyard harvest festival. Jed meets the vineyard owner's ...

Results (2015) 5.4

Results (2015)

The healthy living philosophies of an ultra-positive gym owner, Trevor, played by Guy Pearce, is tested against his employee Kat's more pragmatic approach, played by Cobie Smulders. It doesn't help that the two have slep...

Middle of Nowhere (2012) 6.4

Middle of Nowhere (2012)

When her husband is sentenced to eight years in prison, Ruby drops out of medical school in order to focus on her husband's well-being while he's incarcerated - leading her on a journey of self-discovery in the process.:...

Gina, an Actress, Age 29 (2001) 6

Gina, an Actress, Age 29 (2001)

A struggling young actress lands her first job...only to discover that her "part" is to lie to an assembly of factory workers to keep them from unionizing.::Erich Mees...

Miss Chazelles (2019) 5.8

Miss Chazelles (2019)

Clara and Marie are rivals. Clara is the first successor, while Marie won the Chazelles-sur-Lyon Prize. The tension rises between Clara's friends and Maries's family, but the girls are ambivalent....

On Body and Soul (2017) 7.6

On Body and Soul (2017)

On the outskirts of Budapest, the ageing recluse and saturnine manager of a small abattoir, Endre, is used to hiding his disabled left arm along with his emotions behind a busy schedule. Then, unexpectedly, a shy and gra...

Paris (2008) 6.8

Paris (2008)

Pierre, a professional dancer, suffers from a serious heart disease. While he is waiting for a transplant which may (or may not) save his life, he has nothing better to do than look at the people around him, from the bal...

Altar (2014) 5.1

Altar (2014)

The Hamilton family move into a large country house on the Yorkshire Moors to supervise its restoration from a dilapidated B&B to the original Victorian grandeur. When Meg Hamilton, wife, mother and renovation expert fir...

Beastly (2011) 5.6

Beastly (2011)

At the Buckeston Academy High School, the wealthy, arrogant, narcissistic, and bigoted Kyle Kingson is a student who does not respect his classmates. When Kyle is elected representative of the students, he plays a prank ...

Birdemic: Shock and Terror (2010) 1.8

Birdemic: Shock and Terror (2010)

In the town of Half Moon Bay California, there's an epidemic on the horizon: a Birdemic. All the birds are attacking humanity for their devastating damage they're inflicting on the Earth: they're going after gas stations...

The Devil’s Playground (1976) 6.8

The Devil’s Playground (1976)

Fred Schepisi's film, 'The Devil's Playground' is an intimate portrait of Tom, a thirteen-year-old struggling in spirit and body with the constraints of living in a Catholic seminary. It is also the story of the Brothers...

September (1987) 6.5

September (1987)

Everyone is gathering at Lane's place for the weekend, and everyone's in love. Unfortunately, each beloved loves somebody else, and no one seems to realize it....

The Woman Who Loves Giraffes (2018) 7.7

The Woman Who Loves Giraffes (2018)

In1956, four years before Jane Goodall ventured into the world of chimpanzees and seven years before Dian Fossey left to work with mountain gorillas, in fact, before anyone, man or woman had made such a trip, 23-year old...

Ex Machina (2014) 7.7

Ex Machina (2014)

Caleb, a 26 year old programmer at the world's largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a private mountain retreat belonging to Nathan, the reclusive CEO of the company. But when Caleb arrives at t...

Carmen & Lola (2018) 7.1

Carmen & Lola (2018)

17-year-old Carmen lives in a gypsy community in the suburbs of Madrid and works with her family in a street market. Like every other woman she has ever met, she is destined to live a life that is repeated generation aft...

Please Give (2010) 6.6

Please Give (2010)

Two families, sort of neighbours in Manhattan, cross paths as they navigate marriage, parenthood of a teen, ennui, a first date, and end-of-life care. Rebecca and Mary are sisters; their cranky 91-year-old grandmother's ...

Sad Vacation (2007) 6.9

Sad Vacation (2007)

Kenji, abandoned by his mother, scrapes out a meager existence doing odd jobs including driving bar hostesses and their customers home. Besides this he takes care of the sister of an old friend in jail and a young illega...

Undine (2020) 6.4

Undine (2020)

Undine works as a historian lecturing on Berlin's urban development. But when the man she loves leaves her, the ancient myth catches up with her. Undine has to kill the man who betrays her and return to the water....

Everybody Is Having Sex… But Ryan (2009) 4.6

Everybody Is Having Sex… But Ryan (2009)

Ryan is a dancer who just can't seem to get laid. When his best friend Dustin tries to intervene, everything gets tipped on its head and what Ryan was really looking for all along was right in front of him....

Perfumes (2019) 6.5

Perfumes (2019)

Anne Walberg is a celebrity in the perfume world. She creates fragrances and sells her incredible talent to companies of all kinds. She lives as a diva, selfish, well-tempered.::Anonymous....

Prophet’s Prey (2015) 7.3

Prophet’s Prey (2015)

When Warren Jeffs rose to Prophet of the Fundamentalist Church of Latter Day Saints, he took control of a religion with a history of polygamous and underage marriage. In a short time, Warren managed to expand these pract...

0.5 Mm (2014) 7.4

0.5 Mm (2014)

Sawa Yamagishi worked as a nursing-care helper. The family of an old man asked Sawa to sleep with him, which led her to eventually lose her job and house. Now, she has nowhere to go. Sawa finds elderly people in trouble ...

Death’s Door (2015) 3.6

Death’s Door (2015)

It all begins with an anonymous text message with a party invitation. A dozen young men and women gather, eat, drink, party, and have the time of their lives inside the doors of a dilapidated mansion - that is, until it'...

Custody (2016) 6.4

Custody (2016)

The lives of three women are unexpectedly changed when they cross paths at a New York Family Court.::Carson Drae Searcy...

Shark Exorcist (2015) 1.3

Shark Exorcist (2015)

A demonic nun summons Satan to a small fishing village, where he takes over the bodies of a great white shark and a young woman. A chain reaction of evil grips the tiny community as shredded bodies wash ashore. A Catholi...

Koko-di Koko-da (2019) 6.1

Koko-di Koko-da (2019)

As a couple goes on a trip to find their way back to each other, a sideshow artist and his shady entourage emerge from the woods, terrorizing them, luring them deeper into a maelstrom of psychological terror and humiliat...

Sins of the Flesh (1974) 5.8

Sins of the Flesh (1974)

Benoît is a coward and a voyeur, who gets his kicks from watching other couples make out. He cajoles his two new companions to attempt what he has never dared do: rob the safe in his father's factory, seduce his stepmoth...

Mur murs (1981) 7.4

Mur murs (1981)

Agnes Varda's documentary on murals in Los Angeles....

Arrhythmia (2017) 7.4

Arrhythmia (2017)

Oleg is a young gifted paramedic. His wife Katya works at the hospital emergency department. She loves Oleg, but is fed up with him caring more about patients than her. She tells him she wants a divorce. The new head of ...

M (2017) 6.5

M (2017)

Lila and Mo meet at a bus stop. Lila has a paralyzing speech impediment. Mo is chatty and exuberant. Lila is preparing for her exams. Mo illegally races cars for a living. Opposites attract, and they fall in love. But Mo...

Mighty Jerome (2010) 7.4

Mighty Jerome (2010)

In 1959, at just nineteen years of age, Harry Jerome was Canada's most promising track and field star, and was on his way to the Olympics in Rome. By 1962, after suffering a gruesome leg injury, there was every reason to...