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1.
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014)
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Some of Sin City's most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with a few of its more reviled inhabitants. (102 mins.)
 
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Polisse (2011)
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A journalist covering police assigned to a juvenile division enters an affair with one of her subjects. (127 mins.)
Director: Maïwenn
 
3.
To Kill a Man (2014)
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A working class man who, tired of being the victim of criminals, decides to take justice in his own hands. (82 mins.)
 
4.
Difret (2014)
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A young lawyer travels to an Ethiopian village to represent Hirut, a 14-year-old girl who shot her would-be husband as he and others were practicing one of the nation's oldest traditions: abduction into marriage. (99 mins.)
 
5.
The Green Prince (2014 Documentary)
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The son of a founding leader in the Palestinian organization, Hamas, becomes a spy for the Israelis. (101 mins.)
Director: Nadav Schirman
 
6.
Imperial Dreams (2014)
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A 21-year-old reformed gangster's devotion to his family and his future is put to the test when he is released from prison and returns to his old stomping grounds in Watts, Los Angeles. (87 mins.)
Director: Malik Vitthal
 
7.
Frank (2014)
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Jon, a young wanna-be musician, discovers he's bitten off more than he can chew when he joins an eccentric pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank. (95 mins.)
 
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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
 
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Cinderella (2015)
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When her father unexpectedly passes away, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her scheming step-sisters. Never one to give up hope, Ella's fortunes begin to change after meeting a dashing stranger. (105 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Branagh
 
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Julia (2014)
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A neo-noir revenge thriller centering on Julia Shames, who after suffering a brutal trauma, falls prey... (95 mins.)
 
11.
sxtape (2013)
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Jill's an artist. Adam's a filmmaker. And their love life is off the chain. There's no experience too wild... (82 mins.)
Director: Bernard Rose
 
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Pelt (2010)
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Sudden, gory, death, hides behind every bush. When beautiful Jennifer and her friends embark on a backpacking excursion deep into the woods... (87 mins.)
 
13.
The Wonders (2014)
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A family of beekeepers living in the Tuscan countryside finds their household disrupted by the simultaneous arrival of a silently troubled teenage boy and a reality TV show intent on showcasing the family. (110 mins.)
 
14.
Yes We Love (2014 Short Film)
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Four generations, each with a crisis, set in four different parts of Norway on the Norwegian Independence Day. (15 mins.)
Director: Hallvar Witzø
 
15.
Love at First Fight (2014)
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Between his friends and the family business, Arnaud's summer looks set to be a peaceful one. Peaceful until he runs into Madeleine... (98 mins.)
Director: Thomas Cailley
 
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Winter Sleep (2014)
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Aydin, a former actor, runs a small hotel in central Anatolia with his young wife Nihal with whom he... (196 mins.)
 
17.
Gotham (2014 TV Series)
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The story behind Detective James Gordon's rise to prominence in Gotham City in the years before Batman's arrival. (42 mins.)
 
18.
Extant (2014 TV Series)
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An astronaut struggles to learn how she became pregnant while on a 13-month-long solo space mission. (42 mins.)
 
19.
Big Eyes (2014)
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A drama about the awakening of painter Margaret Keane, her phenomenal success in the 1950s, and the subsequent legal difficulties she had with her husband, who claimed credit for her works in the 1960s. (106 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
 
20.
Tyrant (2014 TV Series)
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An unassuming American family is drawn into the workings of a turbulent Middle Eastern nation. (60 mins.)
 
21.
The Bridge (2013 TV Series)
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Two detectives work together to take down a serial killer operating on both sides of the Texas-Chihuahua border. (43 mins.)
 
22.
The Flash (2014 TV Series)
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After being struck by lightning, Barry Allen wakes up from his coma to discover he's been given the power of super speed, becoming the Flash, fighting crime in Central City. (43 mins.)
 
23.
Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013)
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As Cecil Gaines serves eight presidents during his tenure as a butler at the White House, the civil rights movement, Vietnam, and other major events affect this man's life, family, and American society. (132 mins.)
Director: Lee Daniels
 
24.
Like Father, Like Son (2013)
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Ryota Nonomiya is a successful businessman driven by money. When he learns that his biological son was switched with another child after birth, he must make a life-changing decision and choose his true son or the boy he raised as his own. (121 mins.)
 
25.
The Great Debaters (2007)
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A drama based on the true story of Melvin B. Tolson, a professor at Wiley College Texas. In 1935, he inspired students to form the school's first debate team, which went on to challenge Harvard in the national championship. (126 mins.)
 
26.
North & South (2004 Mini-Series)
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North and South is a four part adaptation of Elizabeth Gaskell's love story of Margaret Hale, a middle class southerner who is forced to move to the northern town of Milton. (235 mins.)
 
27.
Marie Krøyer (2012)
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The story of the marriage between the painters Marie and P.S. Krøyer. (102 mins.)
Director: Bille August
 
28.
Whitechapel (2009 TV Series)
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A fast-tracked inspector, a hardened detective sergeant, and an expert in historical homicides investigate modern crimes with connections to the past in the Whitechapel district of London. (180 mins.)
 
29.
Pixels (2015)
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When aliens misinterpret video feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth in the form of the video games. (105 mins.)
Director: Chris Columbus
 
30.
Blue Ruin (2013)
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A mysterious outsider's quiet life is turned upside down when he returns to his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance. Proving himself an amateur assassin, he winds up in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family. (90 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Saulnier
 
31.
Hide Your Smiling Faces (2013)
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After a neighborhood tragedy, two adolescent brothers confront changing relationships, the mystery of nature, and their own mortality. (81 mins.)
 
32.
Ida (2013)
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Anna, a young novitiate nun in 1960s Poland, is on the verge of taking her vows when she discovers a dark family secret dating back to the years of the German occupation. (82 mins.)
 
33.
Mr. Turner (2014)
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An exploration of the last quarter century of the great, if eccentric, British painter J.M.W. Turner's life. (150 mins.)
Director: Mike Leigh
 
34.
Tu Dors Nicole (2014)
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Making the most of the family home while her parents are away, Nicole, 22 years old, is enjoying a peaceful summer with her best friend Véronique... (93 mins.)
 
35.
Zero Motivation (2014)
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A unit of female Israeli soldiers at a remote desert base bide their time as they count down the minutes until they can return to civilian life. (97 mins.)
Director: Talya Lavie
 
36.
Ringu 0 (2000)
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In this prequel to Ring, a young Sadako becomes an actress in hopes of escaping her troubled past. But strange visions and terrifying powers begin to manifest... (99 mins.)
Director: Norio Tsuruta
 
37.
Trollhunter (2010)
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A group of students investigates a series of mysterious bear killings, but learns that there are much more dangerous things going on. They start to follow a mysterious hunter, learning that he is actually a troll hunter. (103 mins.)
Director: André Øvredal
 
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Sauna (2008)
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As a 25-year war between Russia and Sweden concludes, two brothers who are part of an effort to outline new border accords become undone by their actions, and their mistreatment of a young woman during their journey. (83 mins.)
Director: AJ Annila
 
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Livid (2011)
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The suggestion of a big treasure hidden somewhere inside Mrs Jessel's once renowned classical dance academy will become an irresistible lure to a fiendish trap for Lucie and her friends. (92 mins.)
 
40.
Midnight Movie (2008)
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A midnight showing of an early 1970's horror movie turns to chaos when the Killer from the movie comes out of the film to attack those in the theater. (82 mins.)
Director: Jack Messitt
 
41.
Red Room (1999 Video)
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How low would you go to win a million dollars? Just how desperate are you for the cash? Desperate enough to enter the Red Room... (68 mins.)
 
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Senseless (2008)
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Based on Stona Fitch's novel, this is the story of a wealthy US businessman (Behr) whose brutal kidnapping and torture are streamed online as part of an ultra-violent reality TV show. (87 mins.)
Director: Simon Hynd
 
43.
Ascension (2014 Mini-Series)
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A young woman's murder causes the subjects of a century-long mission to populate a new world to question the true nature of the project as they approach the point of no return. (231 mins.)
 
44.
12 Monkeys (2015 TV Series)
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Follows the journey of a time traveler from the post-apocalyptic future who appears in present day on a mission to locate and eradicate the source of a deadly plague that will nearly destroy the human race. (42 mins.)
 
45.
Mummy, I'm A Zombie (2014)
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In the sequel to DADDY, I'M A ZOMBIE, the fate of the planet is again in Dixie's hands as she fights to end a battle between the living and the dead, while also balancing her popularity and campaigning for student council. (82 mins.)
 
46.
Papá, soy una zombi (2011)
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The misadventures of a teenager girl in her new life as zombie. (80 mins.)
 
47.
Judy (2014)
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A team of street performers dragging around a spike crate is terrorising a young woman in her house giving her a private show to the bloody end. (80 mins.)
 
48.
The Midnight Horror Show (2014)
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The Moreau Family travel around the UK putting on an underground variety show for an adult audience. But behind the curtain there is something more sinister going on than simple entertainment. (90 mins.)
Director: Andrew Jones
 
49.
Insidious: Chapter 3 (2015)
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A prequel set before the haunting of the Lambert family that reveals how gifted psychic Elise Rainier reluctantly agrees to use her ability to contact the dead in order to help a teenage girl who has been targeted by a dangerous supernatural entity. (97 mins.)
Director: Leigh Whannell
 
50.
Lost After Dark (2015)
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In this clever homage to '80s slasher films, a group of teenagers looking to party get stranded when their ride breaks down and end up being stalked by a cannibalistic killer. (89 mins.)
Director: Ian Kessner
 
51.
Welcome to Curiosity (2018)
Five tales that share one thing in common: curiosity kills. (95 mins.)
Director: Ben Pickering
 
52.
Patrick (2013)
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At a private clinic, a young nurse soon discovers that one of the comatose patients is quite sinister. (96 mins.)
Director: Mark Hartley
 
53.
As the Gods Will (2014)
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A group of high school students are forced to play a game of death without knowing who, why or how. (117 mins.)
Director: Takashi Miike
 
54.
Brooklyn (2015)
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An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within. (117 mins.)
Director: John Crowley
 
55.
Digging for Fire (2015)
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The discovery of a bone and a gun send a husband and wife on separate adventures over the course of a weekend. (85 mins.)
Director: Joe Swanberg
 
56.
Don Verdean (2015)
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A self-professed biblical archaeologist who has fallen on hard times starts to bend the truth in order to continue inspiring the faithful. (90 mins.)
Director: Jared Hess
 
57.
The End of the Tour (2015)
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The story of the five-day interview between Rolling Stone reporter David Lipsky and acclaimed novelist David Foster Wallace, which took place right after the 1996 publication of Wallace's groundbreaking epic novel, 'Infinite Jest.' (106 mins.)
Director: James Ponsoldt
 
58.
Experimenter (2015)
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In 1961, famed social psychologist Stanley Milgram conducted a series of radical behavior experiments that tested ordinary humans' willingness to obey authority. (98 mins.)
 
59.
I'll See You in My Dreams (2015)
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A widow and former songstress discovers that life can begin anew at any age. (92 mins.)
Director: Brett Haley
 
60.
Last Days in the Desert (2015)
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An imagined chapter from Jesus' forty days of fasting and praying in the desert. On his way out of the wilderness, Jesus struggles with the Devil over the fate of a family in crisis. (98 mins.)
Director: Rodrigo García
 
61.
Lila & Eve (2015)
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Two distraught mothers, whose children were gunned down in a drive-by, team up to avenge their deaths after local authorities fail to take action. (94 mins.)
 
62.
Mistress America (2015)
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A lonely college freshman's life is turned upside-down by her impetuous, adventurous stepsister-to-be. (84 mins.)
Director: Noah Baumbach
 
63.
Mississippi Grind (2015)
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Down on his luck and facing financial hardship, Gerry teams up with younger charismatic poker player, Curtis, in an attempt to change his luck. The two set off on a road trip through the South with visions of winning back what's been lost. (108 mins.)
 
64.
Seoul Searching (2015)
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In 1986, a group of foreign born Korean teenagers attend a summer camp in South Korea. (105 mins.)
Director: Benson Lee
 
65.
Sleeping with Other People (2015)
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A good-natured womanizer and a serial cheater form a platonic relationship that helps reform them in ways, while a mutual attraction sets in. (101 mins.)
Director: Leslye Headland
 
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10,000 Saints (2015)
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Set in the 1980s, a teenager from Vermont moves to New York City to live with his father in East Village. (113 mins.)
 
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True Story (2015)
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When disgraced New York Times reporter Michael Finkel meets accused killer Christian Longo - who has taken on Finkel's identity - his investigation morphs into a game of cat-and-mouse. (99 mins.)
Director: Rupert Goold
 
68.
A Walk in the Woods (2015)
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After spending two decades in England, Bill Bryson returns to the U.S., where he decides the best way to connect with his homeland is to hike the Appalachian Trail with one of his oldest friends. (104 mins.)
Director: Ken Kwapis
 
69.
Zipper (2015)
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A successful family man with a blossoming political career loses all sense of morality when he becomes addicted to using an escort agency. (103 mins.)
Director: Mora Stephens
 
70.
Station to Station (2014)
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Wearing his large headphones, The Listener, goes about his day by listening to music. A visual soundtrack, a study in listening as a series of scenes move from room to room, from song to song, to the final performance. (90 mins.)
Director: Davor Radic
 
71.
The Forbidden Room (2015)
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A never-before-seen woodsman mysteriously appears aboard a submarine that's been trapped deep under water for months with an unstable cargo... (130 mins.)
 
72.
Hellions (2015)
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A teenager must survive a Halloween night from Hell when malevolent trick-or-treaters come knocking at her door. (80 mins.)
Director: Bruce McDonald
 
73.
Knock Knock (????)
A family are woken Christmas morning by a knock at their door and find two infants asleep wrapped in blankets on the doorstep. But when the kindly family take them in things take a dark and terrifying turn.
Director: David Hawk
 
74.
H. (2014)
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Two women descend into madness after an alleged meteor strike sets off a series of strange events in their town of Troy, N.Y. (93 mins.)
 
75.
Take Me to the River (2015)
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A Californian teenager's plan to come out at his Nebraskan family reunion gets derailed when a bloodstain on his young cousin's dress makes him the unwitting suspect of abuse. (84 mins.)
Director: Matt Sobel
 
76.
James White (2015)
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James, a twenty-something New Yorker, struggles to take control of his self-destructive behavior in the face of momentous family challenges. (85 mins.)
Director: Josh Mond
 
77.
Aloft (2014)
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A struggling mother encounters the son she abandoned 20 years earlier. (112 mins.)
Director: Claudia Llosa
 
78.
White God (2014)
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Thirteen-year-old Lili fights to protect her dog Hagen. She is devastated when her father eventually sets Hagen free on the streets. Still innocently believing love can conquer any difficulty, Lili sets out to find her dog and save him. (121 mins.)
 
79.
The Wolfpack (2015 Documentary)
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Confined in an apartment from a New York housing project, the six Angulo brothers learned everything they know about the world through watching films and spend their time reenacting their favorite movies with intricate homemade costumes. (90 mins.)
Director: Crystal Moselle
 
80.
Ivy (2015)
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When the ship's owner goes bankrupt, the crew learns there is a lien on the ship and that key crew members must stay on board. Six men trapped aboard a ship sailing to Egypt. (104 mins.)
 
81.
Partisan (2015)
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Alexander, a boy who has been raised in a sequestered commune, finds that his increasing unwillingness to fall in line puts him on a collision course with Gregori, the society's charismatic and domineering leader. (94 mins.)
Director: Ariel Kleiman
 
82.
The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)
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A teen artist living in 1970s San Francisco enters into an affair with her mother's boyfriend. (102 mins.)
Director: Marielle Heller
 
83.
I Smile Back (2015)
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Laney Brooks does bad things. Married with kids, she takes the drugs she wants, sleeps with the men she wants... (85 mins.)
Director: Adam Salky
 
84.
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015)
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High schooler Greg, who spends most of his time making parodies of classic movies with his co-worker Earl, finds his outlook forever altered after befriending a classmate who has just been diagnosed with cancer. (105 mins.)
 
85.
The Overnight (2015)
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Alex, Emily, and their son, RJ, are new to Los Angeles. A chance meeting at the park introduces them to the mysterious Kurt, Charlotte, and Max. A family "playdate" becomes increasingly interesting as the night goes on. (79 mins.)
Director: Patrick Brice
 
86.
Songs My Brothers Taught Me (2015)
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With an older brother in jail and living with their single mother on Pine Ridge Reservation, Johnny... (98 mins.)
Director: Chloé Zhao
 
87.
The Stanford Prison Experiment (2015)
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Twenty-four male students out of seventy-five were selected to take on randomly assigned roles of prisoners and guards in a mock prison situated in the basement of the Stanford psychology building. (122 mins.)
 
88.
Stockholm, Pennsylvania (2015)
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A young woman, kidnapped when she was a child, returns home to the family she barely remembers and struggles to feel at home. (99 mins.)
Director: Nikole Beckwith
 
89.
Batman Unlimited: Animal Instincts (2015 Video)
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Batman, with the help of the Flash, Green Arrow, Nightwing, and Red Robin, has to try and get to the bottom of the mysterious robotic animals attacking Gotham. (78 mins.)
Director: Butch Lukic
 
90.
Clown (2014)
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A loving father finds a clown suit for his son's birthday party, only to realize that it's cursed. (100 mins.)
Director: Jon Watts