THIS IS THE ONLY LIST YOU NEED TO TURN TO WHEN LOOKING FOR ART IN FUTURE CINEMA
I like my films to move me on a subconscious level. Whether they're profound, thought provoking or emotionally stirring. dark/stylish/intense/existential/poetic/hypnotic
List of future films I want to see. I definitely don't think they'll all be good, only a third will probably get rated by me, but something in each of them intrigued me.
List is in no particular order.
Two intersecting love triangles. Obsession and betrayal set against the music scene in Austin, Texas. (145 mins.)
Voyage of Time
An examination of the birth and death of the known universe. (90 mins.)
In the seventeenth century, two Jesuit priests face violence and persecution when they travel to Japan to locate their mentor and propagate Christianity. (195 mins.)
A young scientist becomes the target of government agencies and international mercenaries after creating software that facilitates mind control.
An engaged professional man meets a captivating woman on Facebook, though their virtual relationship soon turns into a dark, deadly reality.
Live by Night
A story set in the Prohibition Era and centered around a group of individuals and their dealings in the world of organized crime.
A Fall from Grace
Detective Michael Tabb knows the city of St. Louis inside and out. He has felt its true heart, as much as its dark underbelly: but he does not know who, in both the dark and light - is taking the lives of young girls.
A mob hit man recalls his possible involvement with the slaying of Jimmy Hoffa.
The Neon Demon
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.)
Takes place on the Siberian plain, where human development is encroaching on the tigers' habitat and one tiger turns on the intruders...
A tech firm engineer who use titanium to upgrade his body finds himself targeted by people who want to get their hands on his inventions.
A detective team up with a police officer in Paris to investigate a series of deaths related to a rare film from the 1950s.
An infertile couple hire a young college girl to be implanted with the couple's last fertile egg -- fully unaware that their surrogate is insane until she is mid-term with their child.
The story of a heavy metal drummer who blows his eardrums out and must learn to adapt to a world of silence. An introspective journey into the vortex of our senses, tinkering with cinema's boundaries. (100 mins.)
A sexy Russian spy falls for a CIA officer and considers becoming a double agent.
A father and son go on the run, pursued by the government and a cult drawn to the child's special powers. (112 mins.)
A gritty look at the story of George Washington.
A man who is cryogenically frozen for years awakens to a world where humans are no longer the dominant species.
A chronicle of the Colombian drug lord's life.
Queen of the Desert
A chronicle of Gertrude Bell's life, a traveler, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer, and political attaché for the British Empire at the dawn of the twentieth century. (128 mins.)
A detective and a psychoanalyst uncover evidence of a satanic cult while investigating the rape of a young woman. (106 mins.)
The Monster of Florence
A reconstruction of eight double homicides believed to have been committed single-handedly between 1968 and 1985 in and around Florence, Italy.
The Garden of Last Days
GARDEN OF LAST DAYS, based on the novel by Andre Dubus III, tells three, interwoven and ultimately explosive stories: GRACE...
Hold on to Me
A woman takes advantage of a hapless guy in an elaborate plot to make money that goes awry.
Biographical film, epically depicting the life of the famous scientist Lev Landau.
Every Thing Will Be Fine
One day, driving aimlessly around the outskirts of town after a trivial domestic quarrel, a writer named Tomas accidentally hits and kills a child. Will he be able to move on? (118 mins.)
Set years in the future, when the earth's water supply has run-out, events unfold including wars as a result.
The Keys to the Street
A woman escapes from her violent husband. She has a love affair with a man who is not who he seems to be.
Schneider vs. Bax
On his birthday, a hitman reluctantly takes on the easy task of killing a writer, only to find the job a lot more difficult than expected. (96 mins.)
Two young women escape to the rugged mountains of Southern Idaho during a hazy, wildfire-filled summer, convinced they are living in the end times.
A couple living in Victorian London endure an unusual series of psychological and supernatural effects following the birth of their child. (95 mins.)
A group of people trying to cross the border from Mexico into the United States encounter a man who has taken border patrol duties into his own racist hands. (94 mins.)
A Boy and His Shoe
The stories of a french girl who moves to Scotland with her family and two troubled Scottish boys who end up crossing paths in surprising and touching ways.
It Was Cruel
The film uses the horror genre to confront the spiritual corruption that many Jews were forced to accept in order to survive World War II.
A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town. (115 mins.)
A thriller centered on a woman who suspects her husband is cheating, and enters into an affair of her own, before learning her husband's true, dark secret life.
The Lost City of Z
In 1925, the legendary British explorer Percy Fawcett ventured into the Amazon jungle in search of a fabled civilization. He never returned.
In 1915 a man survives the Armenian genocide in the Ottoman Empire, but loses his family, speech and faith. One night he learns that his twin daughters may be alive, and goes on a quest to find them. (138 mins.)
Tim is a good kid. Tim is a criminal. (105 mins.)
Eisenstein in Guanajuato
Rejected by Hollywood and facing pressure to return to Stalinist Russia, filmmaker Sergei Eisenstein travels to Mexico to shoot a new film. Chaperoned by his guide Palomino, he experiences the ties between Eros and Thanatos, happy to create their effects in cinema, troubled to suffer them in life. (105 mins.)
A girl is approached by a strange boy outside her high school. He asks her to follow him to hear stories where gods fall in love with human beings. (102 mins.)
A family vacationing in the French Alps is confronted with a devastating avalanche. (120 mins.)
A linguist is recruited by the military to assist in translating alien communications. (116 mins.)
To Be Two
In a world where people are duplicated and teleported to another planet, a person struggles his his self identity.
A fictionalized chronicle of the inner life of Marilyn Monroe.
Legacy of Secrecy
Carlos Marcello and his possible involvement in the murder of JFK.
A horror story centered around a man investigating a mysterious death at a hotel.
The Light Between Oceans
A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat. (132 mins.)
A successful businesswoman gets caught up in a game of cat and mouse as she tracks down the unknown man who raped her. (130 mins.)
The Secret Scripture
A woman keeps a diary of her extended stay at a mental hospital. (108 mins.)
Detective Harry Hole investigates the disappearance of a woman whose pink scarf is found wrapped around an ominous-looking snowman.
Last Days in the Desert
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.)
Life in a Fishbowl
Three tales of three people who have a lasting effect on one another. A young writer whose career is skyrocketing finds himself in a stormy marriage... (129 mins.)
Adam had everything: the looks of a movie star, the mind of a genius, a seven-figure salary, a brilliant career...
The Modern Ocean
Set in the modern day on shipping routes, with people who build routes to trade
A forensic accountant un-cooks the books for illicit clients. (128 mins.)
Obsessed with mob culture, and desperate to fit in, Thomas sets out to fix the 1992 trial of John Gotti... (90 mins.)
Witold just failed his law-school examinations and Fuchs has just quit his job at a Parisian fashion company... (103 mins.)
A Bigger Splash
The vacation of a famous rock star and a filmmaker in Italy is disrupted by the unexpected visit of an old friend and his daughter. (125 mins.)
A noirish crime thriller, Galveston centers on New Orleans hitman Roy Cady, diagnosed with lung cancer at 40...
Louder Than Bombs
The fractious family of a father and his two sons confront their different feelings and memories of their deceased wife and mother, a famed war photographer. (109 mins.)
A Hologram for the King
A failed American sales rep looks to recoup his losses by traveling to Saudi Arabia and selling his company's product to a wealthy monarch. (98 mins.)
A teenage girl with nothing to lose joins a traveling magazine sales crew, and gets caught up in a whirlwind of hard partying, law bending and young love as she criss-crosses the Midwest with a band of misfits. (163 mins.)
A charming romance develops between a boy with one eye and an overweight girl, though when she loses her weight after going to college, their relationship is tested in devastating ways they never dreamed would happen. (97 mins.)
A person of high intelligence struggles to make sense of the world as it relates to morality, relationships, sex and leaving her apartment. (98 mins.)
The Geography of Hope
A 1970s-set story centered on two crooks (Eckhart and Harris) hiding out in Baja, Mexico and their experiences with several American women.
(2017 TV Series)
The plot is unknown. (60 mins.)
When a young woman unexpectedly arrives at an older man's workplace, looking for answers, the secrets of the past threaten to unravel his new life... (94 mins.)
After losing their baby, Grant and Christine visit a friend in his isolated and idyllic seaside house. Over a long weekend, secrets are revealed and the life of the dead child is lived out in a series of fantastical dreams. (106 mins.)
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.)
The Nice Guys
A mismatched pair of private eyes investigate the apparent suicide of a porn star in 1970s Los Angeles. (116 mins.)
The Good Nurse
An infamous caregiver is implicated in the deaths of hundreds of hospital patients.
Mountains May Depart
The life of Tao, and those close to her, is explored in three different time periods: 1999, 2014, and 2025. (131 mins.)
The daughter of a Scottish farmer comes of age in the early 1900s. (135 mins.)
In the Shadow of Women
Pierre and Manon are a pair of poor documentary makers, who scrape by with odd jobs. When Pierre meets young trainee Elisabeth... (73 mins.)
Microbe & Gasoline
Two young friends embark on a road trip across France in a vehicle they built themselves. (105 mins.)
A story about the clash between personal desires vs. solidarity and tolerance in a Danish commune in the 70's. (111 mins.)
On the Milky Road
A story that stretches across war, blossoming love and living as a recluse. (125 mins.)
David, a man in his forties, who has sacrificed his life to his wife and kids fights to keep them close to him. (96 mins.)
Cemetery of Splendor
A group of soldiers in a small town on the Mekong River in northern Thailand are struck with a bizarre sleeping illness. (122 mins.)
Despite the Night
Lens returns to Paris to find his only true love, Madeleine. As his search for her continues, he finds himself getting sucked into the dark and cruel underworld of the porn industry. (156 mins.)
The only residents of young Nicholas's seaside town are women and boys. When he sees a dead body in the ocean one day, he begins to question his existence and surroundings. Why must he, and all the other boys, be hospitalised? (81 mins.)
Diary of a Chambermaid
A scheming servant works for a wealthy couple in France during the late 19th century. (96 mins.)
The story of the women and relationships that define a family across a century.
Dheepan is a Sri Lankan Tamil warrior who flees to France and ends up working as a caretaker outside Paris. (115 mins.)
The Forbidden Room
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.)
The Death and Life of John F. Donovan
An American movie star finds his correspondence with an 11-year-old actor exposed, prompting assumptions that begin to destroy his life and career.
A punk rock band is forced to fight for survival after witnessing a murder at a neo-Nazi skinhead bar. (95 mins.)
Tale of Tales
From the bitter quest of the Queen of Longtrellis, to two mysterious sisters who provoke the passion of a king, to the King of Highhills obsessed with a giant Flea, these tales are inspired by the fairytales by Giambattista Basile. (133 mins.)
Rules Don't Apply
An unconventional love story of an aspiring actress, her determined driver, and the eccentric billionaire who they work for.
A continuation of the Trainspotting saga reuniting the original characters.
Everybody Wants Some!!
A group of college baseball players navigate their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of unsupervised adulthood. (117 mins.)
An ex-con is out for revenge against a gangster rapper and former friend who let him take the fall for a robbery they committed 14 years earlier.
Codes of Conduct
(2016 TV Series)
A young man with a mysterious past makes his way into New York's high society.
My Golden Days
Paul is preparing to leave Tajikistan, while thinking back on his adolescent years. His childhood, his mother's madness, the parties, the trip to the USSR where he lost his virginity, the friend who betrayed him and the love of his life. (123 mins.)