Broke and alone on New Year's Eve, Wilson just wants to spend the rest of a very bad year in bed. But when his best friend convinces him to post a personal ad, he meets a woman hell-bent on finding the right guy to be with at midnight. With just hours to go and the promise of a fresh start, it's a sweet and funny spin through the streets of Los Angeles. | Read MoreDrama
I had the world against me from day one. My mom committed suicide when I was 4 months old. But my story brightened when Beverly entered my life. Beverly was a Jamaican woman who was hired to be my nanny, but ultimately became my mom. Beverly contrasted with the rest of my family, since they were Jewish, and also because they didnâ??t recognize that she was more to me than a nanny. Mentor: Michael â??Boogieâ? Pinckney | Read MoreDocumentary
A riveting, disturbing glimpse into the mind of John Lennon's killer, Mark David Chapman, during the days leading up to his deadly confrontation with the rock star outside the Dakota. Lines lifted verbatim from Chapman's own journal give actor Jonas Ball's unforgettable performance an eerie, chilling precision.
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Winner of five major prizes, including Best Film and Best Actress at the 2007 César Awards, France's equivalent of the Oscars®, this frankly sensual yet never vulgar film is based on the second of three versions of D.H. Lawrence's tale about an earthy passion that is both innocent and subversive. A Kino International Release. | Read MoreDrama and Female Director(s)
This family memoir recounts the history of a North African community. After WWII, Libya still had a small, but strong, Sephardic Jewish population with its own traditions and dialect. Sixty years later, no one remains.
Roumani-Denn tells her family's history--Libyans for centuries, now scattered throughout the Diaspora. Narrated by Isabella Rossellini. In English, Hebrew, Italian and Arabic. | Read MoreFemale Director(s) and Documentary
In Beirut, a city where so much blood has been spilled in seemingly interminable political conflicts, the sudden appearance of what appear to be victims of a serial killer isn't especially alarming. A 40-year-old doctor (Carlos Chahine, in an astonishing performance) develops links to the victims, and begins to exhibit strange and disturbing symptoms of his own. | Read MoreDrama
This tragicomic look at modern-day life in China's capital may not be especially daring for Western viewers in terms of its sexual content, despite the battle its producers fought with censors at home, but its depiction of a ménage-a-quatre involving a young woman, her boss, her husband and her boss's wife is decidedly unlike anything else we've seen from the People's Republic. In Mandarin. | Read MoreFemale Director(s)
From executive producer Benicio del Toro, tales of maddening infatuation-a surprising love triangle, an unfaithful marriage and a hostage situation-weave together artfully in the backyards of Puerto Rico. Passion defeats reason again and again in this melancholy comedy about the selfish search for love and connection. In Spanish.
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