MOST ANTICIPATED FILMS

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1.
The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
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Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, the Dark Knight, with the help of the enigmatic Selina, is forced from his exile to save Gotham City, now on the edge of total annihilation, from the brutal guerrilla terrorist Bane. (164 mins.)
“ It goes without saying. ” - GamblinMike
 
2.
The Overcoat (????)
(60 mins.)
Director: Yuriy Norshteyn
“ The master underrated animator Yuri Norstein has been working on this since 1980 and now it's in post-production! ” - GamblinMike
 
3.
To the Wonder (2012)
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After falling in love in Paris, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Their church's Spanish-born pastor struggles with his faith, while Neil encounters a woman from his childhood. (112 mins.)
Director: Terrence Malick
“ Terrence Malick. ” - GamblinMike
 
4.
Song to Song (2017)
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Two intersecting love triangles. Obsession and betrayal set against the music scene in Austin, Texas. (129 mins.)
Director: Terrence Malick
 
5.
Knight of Cups (2015)
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A writer indulging in all that Los Angeles and Las Vegas has to offer undertakes a search for love and self via a series of adventures with six different women. (118 mins.)
Director: Terrence Malick
 
6.
The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (2018)
An advertising executive jumps back and forth in time between 21st century London and 17th century La Mancha, where Don Quixote mistakes him for Sancho Panza.
Director: Terry Gilliam
“ This one might never happen but if/when it does, I'm in line. ” - GamblinMike
 
7.
Mr. Vertigo (????)
An orphaned boy learns to levitate. Based on a novel by Paul Auster.
“ This and Defective Detective ONLY if Terry Gilliam directs. ” - GamblinMike
 
8.
The Defective Detective (????)
A private investigator looks for a young girl lost in a storybook-like fantasy world.
 
9.
Prometheus (2012)
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Following clues to the origin of mankind, a team finds a structure on a distant moon, but they soon realize they are not alone. (124 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
 
10.
Rendezvous with Rama (????)
A team of astronauts is sent on a mission to explore a giant interstellar spaceship hurtling toward the sun. Based on the novel by Arthur C. Clarke.
“ David Fincher! ” - GamblinMike
 
11.
Only God Forgives (2013)
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Julian, a drug-smuggler thriving in Bangkok's criminal underworld, sees his life get even more complicated when his mother compels him to find and kill whoever is responsible for his brother's recent death. (90 mins.)
“ Nicolas Winding Refn doing a "western" in Bangkok. Very intriguing. ” - GamblinMike
 
12.
The Neon Demon (2016)
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When aspiring model Jesse moves to Los Angeles, her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women who will take any means necessary to get what she has. (118 mins.)
 
14.
Savages (2012)
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Pot growers Ben and Chon face off against the Mexican drug cartel who kidnapped their shared girlfriend. (131 mins.)
Director: Oliver Stone
“ Hopefully this is more awesome 80's/90's Oliver Stone and less inane 00's Oliver Stone. ” - GamblinMike
 
15.
Killing Them Softly (2012)
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Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse. (97 mins.)
Director: Andrew Dominik
“ This sounds very bad ass. ” - GamblinMike
 
16.
Ubik (????)
Joe Chip is a skilled engineer, called by his boss to make a journey to the moon to find out who is plotting against his company.
“ Michel Gondry directing Philip K. Dick, too good to be true. ” - GamblinMike
 
17.
Rampart (2011)
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Set in 1999 Los Angeles, veteran police officer Dave Brown, the last of the renegade cops, works to take care of his family, and struggles for his own survival. (108 mins.)
Director: Oren Moverman
“ If this is as good as it promises to be, then the Academy Awards need to enlarge their acting/directing categories (ala Best Picture nods). ” - GamblinMike
 
18.
The Wind Rises (2013)
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A look at the life of Jiro Horikoshi, the man who designed Japanese fighter planes during World War II. (126 mins.)
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
 
19.
1884: Yesterday's Future (????)
A retro-futuristic look at Europe in the year 1884.
Director: Tim Ollive
“ Animated and Terry Gilliam godfathering the film. ” - GamblinMike
 
20.
Pinocchio (????)
A darker version of the classic children's fairy tale of a wooden puppet that transforms into a real living boy.
“ Animated and Guillermo Del Toro godfathering this one. ” - GamblinMike
 
21.
At the Mountains of Madness (????)
A chilling recollection of an Antarctic expedition's uncanny discoveries and their encounter with untold menace in the ruins of a lost civilization.
“ Although I'm not a Del Toro fan, this -like Pinocchio- does sound very promising, IF he directs. Hopefully Pacific Rim is good and a success and Universal green lights this one and lets him do whatever he wants. ” - GamblinMike
 
22.
Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (2013)
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A self-diagnosed nymphomaniac recounts her erotic experiences to the man who saved her after a beating. (117 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
23.
Elysium (2013)
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In the year 2154, the very wealthy live on a man-made space station while the rest of the population resides on a ruined Earth. A man takes on a mission that could bring equality to the polarized worlds. (109 mins.)
Director: Neill Blomkamp
 
24.
Ivan the Fool (????)
Ivan finds himself the constant object of ridicule, bullied by all those around him. Though various twists of fate... (90 mins.)
Director: Sylvain Chomet
“ So far all I know is that it's from a Tolstoy story and that Sylvain Chomet (The Triplets of Belleville, The Illusionist) is in talks to do this. ” - GamblinMike
 
25.
Darkchylde (????)
Southern teenager, Ariel Chylde, is transformed into creatures from her nightmares.
“ John Carpenter. ” - GamblinMike
 
26.
Me and You (2012)
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An introverted teenager tells his parents he is going on a ski trip, but instead spends his time alone in a basement. (103 mins.)
“ Bertolucci back on track. ” - GamblinMike
 
27.
Noah (2014)
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A man is chosen by his world's creator to undertake a momentous mission before an apocalyptic flood cleanses the world. (138 mins.)
“ Darren Arrenofsky. ” - GamblinMike
 
28.
Rebellion (2011)
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Dissidents in a French colony attack a police station and take hostages. (136 mins.)
“ I'm hoping this will be on par with La Haine. ” - GamblinMike
 
29.
Blood Meridian (????)
Based on historical events that took place on the Texas-Mexico border in the 1850s, Blood Meridian traces the journey of the Kid...
“ James Franco has to really make nothing short of an amazing masterpiece classic with this. Although I wish Todd Field (In The Bedroom, Little Children) had this task. ” - GamblinMike
 
30.
Untitled Daredevil Reboot (????)
Plot is unknown.
“ With the current reboot frenzy, this one seems of the more interesting ones. David Slade (Hard Candy, 30 Days of Night, the upcoming The Last Voyage of Demeter) might bring the edge that the previous adaptation was missing. ” - GamblinMike
 
31.
Mr. Machine (????)
Three oafish brainiacs build a robot that opts to take over the world.
“ Not sure what this is about, but it has David Gordon Green's name on it. Maybe this is his Tarkovskian-like space film that he's promised before. Besides, he needs to make a good movie already and get out of the Apatow camp. ” - GamblinMike
 
32.
Q (????)
An unlikely visitor tells a man not to marry the woman he loves.
“ Maybe this is the Tarkovsky-like space odyssey. It sounds more deep (even recalls Malick's original title for The Tree of Life) than Mr. Machine, which may very well be one his comedies with the Apatow troupe. ” - GamblinMike
 
33.
The Matarese Circle (????)
Two secret agents -- and longtime rivals -- are paired up to find a shadowy group of killers known as the Matarese.
 
34.
Her (2013)
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A lonely writer develops an unlikely relationship with an operating system designed to meet his every need. (126 mins.)
Director: Spike Jonze
 
35.
Frank or Francis (????)
A satire of Hollywood set to music, where a film director feuds with a blogger.
Director: Charlie Kaufman
 
36.
The Addams Family (????)
A stop-motion animated version of Charles Addams' series of cartoons about a peculiar, ghoulish family.
 
37.
Stranglehold (????)
 
38.
Caliber (????)
 
39.
Robopocalypse (????)
A sci-fi story set in the aftermath of a robot uprising.
 
40.
Mute (2017)
A mute bartender goes up against his city's gangsters in an effort to find out what happened to his missing partner.
Director: Duncan Jones
 
41.
Neuromancer (????)
Case was the hottest computer cowboy cruising the information superhighway, jacking his consciousness into cyberspace...
Director: Vincenzo Natali
“ I just hope this gets done right. I kinda wish Chris Cunningham would be back on board with Vincenzo Natali producing instead. William Gibson deserves great adaptations of his work. ” - GamblinMike
 
42.
Black Water Transit (2009)
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Story follows the divergent agendas of criminals, cops and lawyers as they collide over a shipment of illegal firearms and a double homicide. Earl Pike, a criminal, tries to get his family's illegal gun collection to a safe haven.
Director: Tony Kaye
 
43.
Snowblind (2015)
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Revealing the entrepreneurial ingenuity, paranoia and bloodshed behind the cocaine trade, in the true story of smuggler, Zachary Swan, who ran rings around police and customs officials in the early 70s.
 
44.
High-Rise (2015)
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Life for the residents of a tower block begins to run out of control. (119 mins.)
Director: Ben Wheatley
 
45.
Beyond the Black Rainbow (2010)
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Despite being under heavy sedation, a young woman tries to make her way out of the Arboria Institute, a secluded, quasifuturistic commune. (110 mins.)
Director: Panos Cosmatos
 
46.
The Golden Suicides (????)
A chronicle of the double suicide of artists Theresa Duncan and Jeremy Blake.
“ Gaspar Noe + Bret Easton Ellis = Unbeatable ” - GamblinMike
 
47.
One Wild Moment (2015)
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Two friends bring their daughters with them on a beach vacation and find themselves in an awkward situation. A remake of the 1977 film "Un moment d'égarement". (105 mins.)
 
48.
School Town (????)
Lao Wang is a middle-aged man. He works in a security department of a college which is located at a big school town... (90 mins.)
Director: Jian Liu
“ An animated film for grown ups, from China! Liu Jian's Piercing I is already a film I want to watch, an atypical Asian animated noir. ” - GamblinMike
 
49.
Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said (????)
A celebrity wakes up after surviving an assassination attempt to realize that no one has ever heard of him.
 
50.
King of the Elves (????)
A Mississippi man becomes the reluctant ruler of a mythical race of elves after he saves them from a deadly troll.
 
51.
Dead Sea (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
A Marine Biologist is assigned to investigate the mysterious deaths of marine life in an inland salt water lake that have been attributed to a creature thought to have been the stuff of legend. (90 mins.)
Director: Brandon Slagle
 
52.
Now Wait for Last Year (????)
It's 2055 and Earth is caught between two galactic powers in an interstellar conflict. Dr. Eric Sweetscent...