Urban Alienation Films

Punk, No Wave and Beyond
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1.
Times Square (1980)
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Two ill-matched teenage girls form a punk band and soon have New York City by its ears. (111 mins.)
Director: Alan Moyle
 
2.
Smithereens (1982)
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A narcissistic runaway engages in a number of parasitic relationships amongst members of New York's waning punk scene. (89 mins.)
Director: Susan Seidelman
 
3.
Blank Generation (1980)
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Nada, a beautiful French journalist on assignment in New York, records the life and work of an up and coming punk rock star... (90 mins.)
Director: Ulli Lommel
 
4.
Jubilee (1978)
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Queen Elisabeth I travels 400 years into the future to witness the appalling revelation of a dystopian London overrun by corruption and a vicious gang of punk guerrilla girls led by the new Monarch of Punk. (106 mins.)
Director: Derek Jarman
 
5.
Rude Boy (1980)
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A young British punk and roadie for The Clash navigates life in socially torn 1970s England. (133 mins.)
 
6.
Sid and Nancy (1986)
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The relationship between Sid Vicious, bassist for British punk group The Sex Pistols, and his girlfriend Nancy Spungen is portrayed. (112 mins.)
Director: Alex Cox
 
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Suburbia (1983)
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When household tensions and a sense of worthlessness overcome Evan, he finds escape when he clings with the orphans of a throw-away society... (94 mins.)
 
8.
Dudes (1987)
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Two punks from the big city, traveling across the country in a Volkswagen bug, embrace the western ethos... (90 mins.)
 
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Dogs in Space (1986)
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The film is set in a house occupied by a collection of social misfits. The main storyline is that of a strange musician's relationship with a girl... (103 mins.)
 
10.
Liquid Sky (1982)
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Invisible aliens in a tiny flying saucer come to Earth looking for heroin. They land on top of a New... (112 mins.)
Director: Slava Tsukerman
 
11.
Repo Man (1984)
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Young punk Otto becomes a repo man after helping to steal a car, and stumbles into a world of wackiness as a result. (92 mins.)
Director: Alex Cox
 
12.
The Foreigner (1978)
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European secret agent Max Menace arrives in New York City, waiting for his contact to tell him his assignment... (77 mins.)
Director: Amos Poe
 
13.
Unmade Beds (1976)
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This is the story of Rico, a man who lives in New York in 1976 but who lives his own life in Paris during the time of the 'New Wave'... (77 mins.)
Director: Amos Poe
 
14.
Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains (1982)
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After her mother's death, teenager Corinne Burns forms a punk band with her sister and cousin, despite their lack of musical experience and talent. (87 mins.)
Director: Lou Adler
 
15.
River's Edge (1986)
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A high school slacker commits a shocking act and proceeds to let his friends in on the secret. However, the friends' reaction is almost as ambiguous and perplexing as the crime itself. (99 mins.)
Director: Tim Hunter
 
16.
The Saint of Fort Washington (1993)
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Matthew, a young schizophrenic, finds himself out on the street when a slumlord tears down his apartment building... (103 mins.)
Director: Tim Hunter
 
17.
That Was Then... This Is Now (1985)
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Two juvenile delinquents find themselves growing apart, for one is growing up, and the other is staying young and reckless. (102 mins.)
 
18.
Border Radio (1987)
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Three musicians take money that is owed to them from a job and flee to Mexico. (87 mins.)
 
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The Warriors (1979)
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In the near future, a charismatic leader summons the street gangs of New York City in a bid to take it over. When he is killed, The Warriors are falsely blamed and now must fight their way home while every other gang is hunting them down. (92 mins.)
Director: Walter Hill
 
20.
Taxi Driver (1976)
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A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, while attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process. (113 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
21.
My Own Private Idaho (1991)
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Two best friends living on the streets of Portland as hustlers embark on a journey of self discovery and find their relationship stumbling along the way. (104 mins.)
Director: Gus Van Sant
 
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Over the Edge (1979)
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A group of bored teenagers rebel against authority in the community of New Granada after the death of one of their own. (95 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Kaplan
 
23.
Subway (1985)
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Fred is living in the Paris Metro system. He is blackmailing Helena, whose safe he has robbed. Fred... (104 mins.)
Director: Luc Besson
 
24.
The Boys Next Door (1985)
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Roy and Bo leave their small town the weekend after graduation for a short road trip to LA. Soon, they find themselves lashing out and leaving a trail of bodies behind them. The violence escalates throughout. (91 mins.)
 
25.
SubUrbia (1996)
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A group of suburban teenagers try to support each other through the difficult task of becoming adults. (121 mins.)
 
26.
The Principal (1987)
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A teacher is assigned to be the principal of a violent and crime-ridden high school. (109 mins.)
 
27.
After Hours (1985)
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An ordinary word processor has the worst night of his life after he agrees to visit a girl in Soho whom he met that evening at a coffee shop. (97 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
28.
Drugstore Cowboy (1989)
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A pharmacy-robbing dope fiend and his crew pop pills and evade the law. (102 mins.)
 
29.
Permanent Vacation (1980)
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A young man wanders New York City searching for some meaning in life and encounters many idiosyncratic characters. (75 mins.)
Director: Jim Jarmusch
 
30.
Pump Up the Volume (1990)
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Mark runs a pirate radio station and causes an uproar when he speaks his mind and enthralls fellow teens. (102 mins.)
Director: Allan Moyle
 
31.
Made in Hong Kong (1997)
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Autumn Moon (Sam Lee), a low-rent triad living in Hong Kong, struggles to find meaning in his hopelessly violent existence. (108 mins.)
Director: Fruit Chan
 
32.
Fallen Angels (1995)
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A disillusioned killer embarks on his last hit but first he has to overcome his affections for his cool... (99 mins.)
Director: Kar Wai Wong
 
33.
Chungking Express (1994)
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Two melancholy Hong Kong policemen fall in love: one with a mysterious female underworld figure, the other with a beautiful and ethereal server at a late-night restaurant he frequents. (102 mins.)
Director: Kar Wai Wong
 
34.
Mala Noche (1986)
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A story of amour fou. Walt is madly in love/lust with a young illegal Mexican immigrant. However, the... (78 mins.)
Director: Gus Van Sant
 
35.
Delivery (2004)
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Young man arrives in Athens to seek his fortune. Vainly. (100 mins.)
 
36.
Kids (1995)
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A day in the life of a group of teens as they travel around New York City skating, drinking, smoking, and deflowering virgins. (91 mins.)
Director: Larry Clark
 
37.
City of God (2002)
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Two boys growing up in a violent neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro take different paths: one becomes a photographer, the other a drug dealer. (130 mins.)
 
38.
Trainspotting (1996)
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Renton, deeply immersed in the Edinburgh drug scene, tries to clean up and get out, despite the allure of the drugs and influence of friends. (94 mins.)
Director: Danny Boyle
 
39.
This Is England (2006)
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A young boy becomes friends with a gang of skinheads. Friends soon become like family, and relationships will be pushed to the very limit. (101 mins.)
Director: Shane Meadows
 
40.
Head-On (2004)
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With the intention to break free from the strict familial restrictions, a suicidal young woman sets up a marriage of convenience with a forty-year-old addict, an act that will lead to an outburst of envious love. (121 mins.)
Director: Fatih Akin
 
41.
Blank City (2010 Documentary)
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During the punk rock stage in the late '70s, downtown New York experienced a wave of "Do it yourself" independent filmmaking. (94 mins.)
Director: Celine Danhier
 
42.
Punk in London (1977 Documentary)
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A contemporary documentary covering the Great British punk rock explosion of 1977. (111 mins.)
Director: Wolfgang Büld
 
43.
The Punk Rock Movie from England (1978 Documentary)
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Documentary on the London punk-rock scene, circa '78. (86 mins.)
Director: Don Letts
 
44.
The Decline of Western Civilization (1981 Documentary)
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The Los Angeles punk music scene circa 1980 is the focus of this film. With Alice Bag Band, Black Flag... (100 mins.)
 
45.
The Decline of Western Civilization Part III (1998 Documentary)
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The Decline of Western Civilization III is a 1998 documentary film that follows the gutter punk lifestyle of homeless teenagers. (86 mins.)
 
46.
Urgh! A Music War (1981 Documentary)
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Punk, New Wave, Reggae and Techno bands from Europe and the US recorded live in several locations in 1980... (96 mins.)
Director: Derek Burbidge
 
47.
Another State of Mind (1984 Documentary)
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A documentary on punk rock. (78 mins.)
 
48.
D.O.A. (1980 Documentary)
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Documentary chronicaling the rise and fall of the punk movement with rare interview footage of Sid Vicious and Nancy Spungen... (90 mins.)
Director: Lech Kowalski
 
49.
1991: The Year Punk Broke (1992 Documentary)
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David Markey's documentary of life on the road with Sonic Youth and Nirvana during their tour of Europe in late 1991... (99 mins.)
Director: Dave Markey
 
50.
American Hardcore (2006 Documentary)
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The History of American Punk Rock 1980-1986 (100 mins.)
Director: Paul Rachman
 
51.
End of the Century (2003 Documentary)
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The story of the punk rock band The Ramones. (110 mins.)
 
52.
The Clash: Westway to the World (2000 Documentary)
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A career retrospective of British punk band The Clash, featuring exclusive interviews with the entire band. (60 mins.)
Director: Don Letts
 
53.
Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten (2007 Documentary)
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As the front man of the Clash from 1977 onwards, Joe Strummer changed people's lives forever. Four years after his death... (124 mins.)
Director: Julien Temple
 
54.
The Filth and the Fury (2000 Documentary)
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A film about the career of the notorious punk rock band, the Sex Pistols. (108 mins.)
Director: Julien Temple
 
55.
The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle (1980)
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A rather incoherent post-breakup Sex Pistols "documentary", told from the point of view of Pistols manager Malcolm McLaren... (103 mins.)
Director: Julien Temple
 
56.
Hated: GG Allin & the Murder Junkies (1993 Documentary)
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Documentary about notorious punk rock performer GG Allin. (52 mins.)
Director: Todd Phillips
 
57.
The Cramps: Live at Napa State Mental Hospital (1981 Documentary)
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The psychobilly rock group The Cramps perform a free concert for the patients at a state mental hospital in Napa, California. (20 mins.)
Director: Joe Rees
 
58.
King of Punk (2007 Documentary)
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The 'King of Punk' documentary includes interviews with members of legendary Punk bands like the Ramones... (70 mins.)
 
59.
Night Lunch (1975 Documentary)
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Director: Ivan Král, Amos Poe
 
60.
NY77: The Coolest Year in Hell (2007 Documentary)
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(87 mins.)
Director: Henry Corra
 
61.
Kill Your Idols (2004 Documentary)
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A documentary on thirty years of alternative NYC rock 'n roll. (75 mins.)
Director: S.A. Crary
 
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63.
American Hardcore (2006 Documentary)
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The History of American Punk Rock 1980-1986 (100 mins.)
Director: Paul Rachman
 
64.
Punk Rock Holocaust (2004 Video)
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In the summer of the 2003, thousands of punk rock kids and musicians attended the Vans Warped Tour. Eight weeks later very few had survived. This is their story. (95 mins.)
Director: Doug Sakmann
 
65.
Punk: Attitude (2005 Documentary)
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A documentary on the music, performers, attitude and distinctive look that made up punk rock. (90 mins.)
Director: Don Letts
 
66.
Afro-Punk (2003 Documentary)
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Afro-Punk explores race identity within the punk scene. More than your everyday "Behind the Music" or typical "black history month" documentary... (75 mins.)
Director: James Spooner
 
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Punk's Not Dead (2007 Documentary)
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On the edge of the 30th anniversary of punk rock, Punk's Not Dead takes you into the sweaty underground clubs... (93 mins.)
Director: Susan Dynner
 
69.
Patti Smith: Dream of Life (2008 Documentary)
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An intimate portrait of poet, painter, musician and singer Patti Smith that mirrors the essence of the artist herself. (109 mins.)
Director: Steven Sebring
 
70.
Joy Division (2007 Documentary)
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A chronological account of the influential late 1970s English rock band. (93 mins.)
Director: Grant Gee
 
71.
Downtown 81 (1981)
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The film is a day in the life of a young artist, Jean Michel Basquiat, who needs to raise money to reclaim... (72 mins.)
Director: Edo Bertoglio
 
72.
Slacker (1991)
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A day in the life of Austin, Texas as the camera roams from place to place and provides a brief look at the overeducated, the social misfits, the outcasts and the oddballs. (97 mins.)
 
73.
Stranger Than Paradise (1984)
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A self-styled New York hipster is paid a surprise visit by his younger cousin from Budapest. From initial... (89 mins.)
Director: Jim Jarmusch
 
74.
The Edukators (2004)
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Three activists cobble together a kidnapping plot after they encounter a businessman in his home. (127 mins.)
 
75.
Dazed and Confused (1993)
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The adventures of high school and junior high students on the last day of school in May 1976. (102 mins.)
 
76.
Wings of Desire (1987)
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An angel tires of overseeing human activity and wishes to become human when he falls in love with a mortal. (128 mins.)
Director: Wim Wenders
 
77.
Rock 'n' Roll High School (1979)
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A group of rock-music-loving students, with the help of the Ramones, take over their school to combat its newly installed oppressive administration. (93 mins.)
Director: Allan Arkush
 
78.
Class of 1984 (1982)
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A new teacher at a troubled inner-city high school soon ends up clashing with the delinquent leader of a punk posse that runs the school. (98 mins.)
Director: Mark Lester
 
79.
Straight to Hell (1987)
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A gang of bank robbers with a suitcase full of money go to the desert to hide out. After burying the loot... (86 mins.)
Director: Alex Cox
 
80.
Subway Riders (1981)
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A Psychotic saxophone player (played both by Amos Poe and John Lurie) lures victims to deserted spots with his music and then guns them down. (120 mins.)
Director: Amos Poe
 
81.
Alphabet City (1984)
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A New York City drug dealer decides to get out of the business, but has to flee from mobsters. (85 mins.)
Director: Amos Poe
 
82.
Control (2007)
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A profile of Ian Curtis, the enigmatic singer of Joy Division whose personal, professional, and romantic troubles led him to commit suicide at the age of 23. (122 mins.)
Director: Anton Corbijn
 
83.
24 Hour Party People (2002)
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In 1976, Tony Wilson sets up Factory Records and brings Manchester's music to the world. (117 mins.)
 
84.
Breaking Glass (1980)
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A rock singer is determined to rise to the top of the profession, letting nothing stand in the way of that goal. (104 mins.)
Director: Brian Gibson
 
85.
Brothers of the Head (2005)
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In the 1970s a music promoter plucks Siamese twins from obscurity and grooms them into a freakish rock'n'roll act. A dark tale of sex, strangeness and rock music. (93 mins.)
 
86.
Desperate Teenage Lovedolls (1984)
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The rise and fall of an all-girl punk rock band in Hollywood in the 1980s. (50 mins.)
Director: David Markey
 
87.
Hard Core Logo (1996)
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A group of washed-up Canadian punk rockers get back together for a road trip in memory of a dear friend who was supposedly shot, or so rumors imply. As they travel, they ignore the underlying psychological darkness within each other. (92 mins.)
Director: Bruce McDonald
 
88.
The Last Pogo (1978)
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Grab some safety pins, practice your sneer and get ready to revisit Toronto's thriving punk scene. THE...
 
89.
Slam Dance (1987)
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An artist, framed for the murder of a woman, is drawn into a web of corruption, blackmail and deceit. (92 mins.)
Director: Wayne Wang
 
90.
The Last Bus Home (1997)
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Two young punks, Reena and Jessop, meet on the day the pope comes to Dublin in 1979. Their unholy alliance... (93 mins.)
Director: Johnny Gogan
 
91.
Luster (2002)
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Luster is a refreshingly funny and sexy look at unrequited love. Jackson, a cute, lanky, blue-haired poet who works in a record store... (92 mins.)
Director: Everett Lewis
 
92.
Outsider (1997)
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A teenager, son of an army officer moves with his family to Ljubljana in the fall of 1979. In the new surroundings...
Director: Andrej Kosak
 
93.
Population: 1 (1986)
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After the nuclear annihilation of the planet, The last member of a small society of survivors finds himself trapped in an underground control room, where he recounts the history of his world through musical numbers. (72 mins.)
Director: Rene Daalder
 
94.
Punk Love (2006)
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Set in the rainy environs of Oregon and Washington, Punk Love is the story of two forlorn lovers, searching... (102 mins.)
Director: Nick Lyon
 
95.
Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)
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A bored suburban housewife, seeking escape from her life, suffers amnesia after an accident, wakes up, and is mistaken for a free-spirited New York City drifter named Susan. (104 mins.)
Director: Susan Seidelman
 
96.
Over the Edge (1979)
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A group of bored teenagers rebel against authority in the community of New Granada after the death of one of their own. (95 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Kaplan
 
97.
Promised Land (1987)
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This gritty drama follows two high school acquaintances, Hancock, a basketball star, and Danny, a geek turned drifter... (102 mins.)
Director: Michael Hoffman
 
98.
Show Me Love (1998)
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Two teenage girls in small-town Sweden. Elin is beautiful, popular, and bored with life. Agnes is friendless, sad, and secretly in love with Elin. (89 mins.)
Director: Lukas Moodysson
 
99.
American History X (1998)
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A former neo-nazi skinhead tries to prevent his younger brother from going down the same wrong path that he did. (119 mins.)
Director: Tony Kaye
 
100.
Into the Wild (2007)
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After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life. (148 mins.)
Director: Sean Penn