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1. Ain't Them Bodies Saints (2013)

R | 96 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.4
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74 Metascore

The tale of an outlaw who escapes from prison and sets out across the Texas hills to reunite with his wife and the daughter he has never met.

Writer: David Lowery | Director: David Lowery | Stars: Rooney Mara, Casey Affleck, Ben Foster, Nate Parker

Votes: 13,146

2. Listen Up Philip (2014)

108 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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76 Metascore

Anger rages in Philip as he awaits the publication of his second novel. He feels pushed out of his adopted home city by the constant crowds and noise, a deteriorating relationship with his ... See full summary »

Writer: Alex Ross Perry | Director: Alex Ross Perry | Stars: Jason Schwartzman, Elisabeth Moss, Jonathan Pryce, Krysten Ritter

Votes: 1,781

3. Ciao (2008)

R | 87 min | Drama, Romance

6.5
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Jeff is taking care of everything Mark left behind when he died. Mark was about to have a visitor, Andrea, an Italian guy he met online. Both of them will have the chance to share memories of the Mark they knew while knowing each other.

Writers: Alessandro Calza, Yen Tan | Director: Yen Tan | Stars: Chuck Blaum, Adam Neal Smith, Ethel Lung, John S. Boles

Votes: 1,479

4. Pit Stop (2013)

80 min | Drama

5.9
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Recovering from an ill-fated affair with a married man, Gabe finds solace in the relationship he maintains with his ex-wife and daughter. On the other side of town, Ernesto evades life at ... See full summary »

Writers: David Lowery, Yen Tan | Director: Yen Tan | Stars: Bailey Bass, Marcus DeAnda, Yesenia Garcia, Bill Heck

Votes: 816

5. Blood on the Highway (2008)

R | 88 min | Comedy, Horror

5.3
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The citizens of sleepy small town Fate, TX gather for the grand opening of Consumart, a shiny new one-stop-shopping box store. The eager consumers gleefully pour into the store as the doors... See full summary »

Writers: Chris Gardner, Blair Rowan | Directors: Barak Epstein, Blair Rowan | Stars: Deva George, Robin Gierhart, Nate Rubin, Tony Medlin

Votes: 373

6. Prison-A-Go-Go! (2003)

R | 84 min | Action, Comedy

3.9
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A women-in-prison action comedy featuring girls running amok! Multiple Shower Scenes! Kung Fu Food Fights! Mutant Zombies! Evil Scientists, Prominent Product Placement, and Mud Wrastlin!

Writers: Barak Epstein, Mike Wiebe | Director: Barak Epstein | Stars: Rhonda Shear, Mary Woronov, Laurie Walton, Travis Willingham

Votes: 230

7. Carried Away (2009)

Drama

6.7
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Ed Franklin, a young man pursuing his dreams in Hollywood, returns home to Fort Worth, Texas at Christmas time to find his family in turmoil. His parents' marriage is crumbling and his ... See full summary »

Writer: Tom Huckabee | Director: Tom Huckabee | Stars: Juli Erickson, Gabriel Horn, Mark Walters, Morgana Shaw

Votes: 117

8. St. Nick (2009)

86 min | Drama

5.4
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51 Metascore

St. Nick is the story of a brother and sister on the run. They've left their home for some unknown reason and are living in the woods, hiding in barns and sheds, doing what they can to ... See full summary »

Writer: David Lowery | Director: David Lowery | Stars: Savanna Sears, Tucker Sears, Monique Byars, Riley Cole

Votes: 109

9. Pioneer (2011)

16 min | Short, Drama, Family

6.9
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A father tells his little boy the most epic bedtime story ever.

Writer: David Lowery | Director: David Lowery | Stars: Myles Brooks, Will Oldham

Votes: 104

10. Happy Birthday (2002)

95 min | Drama, Romance

5.9
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As a common birthday approaches, five very different people are faced with very similar problems. Jim, a gay, overweight telemarketer (for a weight loss program) faces his self esteem ... See full summary »

Writer: Yen Tan | Director: Yen Tan | Stars: Benjamin Patrick, Michelle E. Michael, John k Frazier, Devashish Saxena

Votes: 86

11. Deadroom (2005)

98 min | Drama

6.3
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Deadroom centers around four encounters, each confined to a single room. A man helps a young woman remember her past. A husband and wife confront each other about their infidelities. A ... See full summary »

Writers: James M. Johnston, David Lowery, Nick Prendergast, Yen Tan | Directors: James M. Johnston, David Lowery, Nick Prendergast, Yen Tan | Stars: Rebecca Bustamante, Mark Forte, Harry Goaz, Jeff Griffin

Votes: 44

12. Hold (I) (2009)

85 min | Drama, Thriller

6.6
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"Hold" is a tense, spare, and lean drama about a young couple's relationship in the aftermath of a violent home invasion. Boasting no musical score and filmed in claustrophobic closeups, it... See full summary »

Writers: Robby Storey, Frank Mosley | Director: Frank Mosley | Stars: Robby Storey, Stephanie Rhodes, Jodie Moore, Andrew Sensenig

Votes: 37

14. Knife (2011)

13 min | Short, Drama

7.7
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From the rugged cross timbers of Texas comes a portrait of greed and vengeance.

Writer: James M. Johnston | Director: James M. Johnston | Stars: Charles Baker, Miriana Andreeva, Emily Burgardt, Frederic Doss

Votes: 15

15. Her Wilderness (2014)

65 min | Drama, Mystery

7.6
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An elliptical, minimalist narrative of a lost, wandering child in the wake of an affair that may or may not have even happened.

Writer: Frank Mosley | Director: Frank Mosley | Stars: Lauren McCune, Morgana Shaw, Crystal Pate, Jack Elliott

Votes: 14

16. G.D.M.F. (2006)

29 min | Short, Drama

6.7
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An exotic dancer's personal and professional lives are catastrophically blurred after a dramatic coincidence at a private party.

Writer: James M. Johnston | Director: James M. Johnston | Stars: Abbey Collins, Christopher Corbin, Cory Criswell, Douglas Cunningham

Votes: 14

17. Still (2003)

21 min | Drama, Short

6.2
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A successful young couple finds their happy marriage unhinged by a disturbing secret.

Writer: David Lowery | Director: David Lowery | Stars: Denton Blane Everett, Augustine Frizzell, Alaina Huffman, Karl J. Morris

Votes: 14

18. The Outlaw Son (2007)

11 min | Short, Drama

7.3
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A young man calls an old friend to pick him up from the airport. She does so, and they spend a long cold night in each other's company; driving around, listening to music, and trying hard not to grow up.

Writer: David Lowery | Director: David Lowery

Votes: 11

19. Bob Birdnow's Remarkable Tale of Human Survival and the Transcendence of Self (2013)

Drama

6.9
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Two old friends reunite at a conference in Dubuque, IA where Bob, the reluctant guest speaker, is slated to give a motivational speech to a struggling sales team.

Writer: Eric Steele | Director: Eric Steele | Stars: Barry Nash, Robert Longstreet, Leah Spillman, Steven Walters

Votes: 9

20. Mere Acquaintance (2003)

Not Rated | 35 min | Short, Drama

7.7
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Tommy Botch re-evaluates his friendships and relationships after discovering that his neighbor lay dead next door for three weeks, unnoticed. After losing his job, and girl, Tommy heads ... See full summary »

Writer: Jason Armour | Director: James M. Johnston | Stars: Jason Armour, Rebecca Stacey, Pete O. Partida, Natalie Thrash

Votes: 9

21. Wedded Bliss? (2002)

105 min | Drama

6.1
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Wedded Bliss? explores the perception that one's wedding and one's newly wedded life are the most perfect, most romantic time of one's life. The reality of so many people from two families ... See full summary »

Writer: Devashish Saxena | Director: Devashish Saxena | Stars: Julie Arebalo, Anu Gandhi, Suraiya Hyder, Zia Khan

Votes: 9

22. Merrily, Merrily (2008)

17 min | Short, Drama

6.5
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A simple story about a 13-year-old girl in an existential crisis. Her name is Merrilee. She is an only child. Introspective and out of place, her social nexus is nominal. Home is her solace... See full summary »

Writers: James M. Johnston, David Lowery | Director: James M. Johnston | Stars: Emily Burgardt, Jessica Craft, Andrew Sensenig

Votes: 6

23. To Be Two

Drama | Announced

In a world where people are duplicated and teleported to another planet, a person struggles his his self identity.

Writer: David Lowery | Director: David Lowery | Star: Casey Affleck

24. Melville (2015)

16 min | Short, Drama, Music

Marcus is dealing with some serious shit but he can't seem to talk to anyone about it.

Writer: James M. Johnston | Director: James M. Johnston | Stars: Phyllis Cicero, Ammie Leonards, Rodney Lucas, Cliff Watkins

26. Sugarless Tea (2015)

4 min | Animation, Short, Adventure | Post-production

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Fifty four years of separation tethered together by a red string of fate and ten years of humble restraint. A man's quest to travel from the biggest thing God made to the biggest thing man made and a brother that was taken away.

Writer: Sai Selvarajan | Director: Sai Selvarajan | Star: Hari Kondabolu

27. The Knocker (2000)

23 min | Short

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At age 17, Carmen Salazar left her grandmother, her little sister, Lauren, and the home she was raised in to pursue a better life. Nearly eight years later, we encounter her first trip back... See full summary »

Writer: James M. Johnston | Director: James M. Johnston | Star: Julie Arebalo

28. Lullaby (2000)

18 min | Short, Drama

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Writer: David Lowery | Director: David Lowery | Stars: Carl Bajandas, Rob Clements, Adam Donaghey, Joe Dougherty

29. Receive Bacon (2009)

Not Rated | 3 min | Short, Comedy

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A raunchy bathroom tryst is interrupted by an unfortunate case of the giggles.

Writer: James M. Johnston | Director: James M. Johnston | Stars: Kelli Bland, Jonny Mars

30. Exceeds Expectations (2012)

7 min | Short, Drama

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A short film commissioned by the Aurora Picture Show, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston and the Texas Archive of the Moving Image using clips from the TAMI collection to create a new video ... See full summary »

Writers: Todd Connelley, James M. Johnston | Director: Alec Jhangiani | Stars: Tamara Cauble-Brown, Alec Jhangiani