2010s Best of (Allisoncm's)

Best films from the current decade. To be updated.
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1.
The Angels' Share (2012)
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Narrowly avoiding jail, new dad Robbie vows to turn over a new leaf. A visit to a whisky distillery inspires him and his mates to seek a way out of their hopeless lives. (101 mins.)
Director: Ken Loach
“ Defying all odds. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
2.
Laurence Anyways (2012)
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A drama that charts ten years in the relationship of a male-to-female transsexual's relationship with her lover. (168 mins.)
Director: Xavier Dolan
“ People will either accept you or they won't. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
3.
Violette (2013)
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Violette Leduc, born a bastard at the beginning of last century, meets Simone de Beauvoir in the years after the war in St-Germain-des-Prés... (139 mins.)
Director: Martin Provost
“ A writer's struggle ” - allisonalmodovar
 
4.
Midnight in Paris (2011)
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While on a trip to Paris with his fiancée's family, a nostalgic screenwriter finds himself mysteriously going back to the 1920s everyday at midnight. (94 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
“ Just in case you've ever dreamed of Hemingway and Paris. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
5.
The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst (2015 Mini-Series)
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Filmmaker Andrew Jarecki examines the complicated life of reclusive real estate icon, Robert Durst, the key suspect in a series of unsolved crimes. (279 mins.)
 
6.
The Story of Film: An Odyssey (2011 Mini-Series)
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A comprehensive history of the medium and art of motion pictures. (60 mins.)
 
7.
Where to Invade Next (2015 Documentary)
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To learn what the USA can learn from other nations, Michael Moore playfully "invades" them to see what they have to offer. (120 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
8.
Tomboy (2011)
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A family moves into a new neighborhood, and a 10-year-old named Laure deliberately presents as a boy named Mikhael to the neighborhood children. (82 mins.)
Director: Céline Sciamma
“ Identity. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
9.
Anita (2013 Documentary)
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A profile of Anita Hill, the African-American lawyer who challenged Clarence Thomas' nomination to the US Supreme Court and thus exposed the problem of sexual harassment to the world. (95 mins.)
Director: Freida Lee Mock
 
10.
Presenting Princess Shaw (2015 Documentary)
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A documentary on the collaborative relationship between New Orleans based songwriter/YouTube star Samantha Montgomery and composer/video artist Ophir Kutiel. (83 mins.)
Director: Ido Haar
 
11.
We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011)
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Kevin's mother struggles to love her strange child, despite the increasingly vicious things he says and does as he grows up. But Kevin is just getting started, and his final act will be beyond anything anyone imagined. (112 mins.)
Director: Lynne Ramsay
“ Great performances. Very emotional. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
12.
The Intouchables (2011)
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After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, an aristocrat hires a young man from the projects to be his caregiver. (112 mins.)
“ Laughs. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
13.
Picturing Barbara Kruger (2015 Documentary)
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A short documentary about the artist Barbara Kruger. (6 mins.)
Director: Pippa Bianco
 
14.
Tabloid (2010 Documentary)
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A documentary on a former Miss Wyoming who is charged with abducting and imprisoning a young Mormon Missionary. (87 mins.)
Director: Errol Morris
“ It's a film that keeps getting crazier and crazier till it can't get any crazier. But it does. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
15.
Hors Série (1998 TV Series)
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“ Great discovery of where he came from and who recorded his songs. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
16.
Certified Copy (2010)
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In Tuscany to promote his latest book, a middle-aged British writer meets a French woman who leads him to the village of Lucignano. While there, a chance question reveals something deeper. (106 mins.)
“ Either Juliette Binoche's character is psychotic or we are. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
17.
My Way (2012)
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A biopic of French pop star Claude Francois, most famous for co-writing the song 'My Way'. Tracing his life from childhood in Egypt through success in France to his untimely death in Paris in 1978. (148 mins.)
“ Great biopic. It would have been even better if Claude François wasn't such a jerk, but this was a real movie in every sense of the word and it was well done. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
18.
Barbara (2012)
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A doctor working in 1980s East Germany finds herself banished to a small country hospital. (105 mins.)
“ Beautiful restraint. Barbara reminds me of Jesus. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
19.
Blue Jasmine (2013)
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A New York socialite, deeply troubled and in denial, arrives in San Francisco to impose upon her sister. She looks a million, but isn't bringing money, peace, or love... (98 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
 
20.
Inequality for All (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows former U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich as he looks to raise awareness of the country's widening economic gap. (89 mins.)
Director: Jacob Kornbluth
 
21.
Best of Enemies (2015 Documentary)
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A documentary on the series of televised debates in 1968 between liberal Gore Vidal and conservative William F. Buckley. (87 mins.)
 
22.
The Art of Love (2011)
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The Art of Love (L'art d'aimer) is composed of several chapters following several Parisian couples.... (85 mins.)
Director: Emmanuel Mouret
“ Funny, inappropriate. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
23.
Damsels in Distress (2011)
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A trio of girls set out to change the male-dominated environment of the Seven Oaks college campus, and to rescue their fellow students from depression, grunge and low standards of every kind. (99 mins.)
Director: Whit Stillman
“ Fun story about college aged girls. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
24.
Margaret (2011)
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A young woman witnesses a bus accident, and is caught up in the aftermath, where the question of whether or not it was intentional affects many people's lives. (150 mins.)
“ About a mother, daughter, and a purple sweater. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
25.
Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
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After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat Solitano moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own. (122 mins.)
 
26.
Mark Lombardi - Kunst und Konspiration (2012 Documentary)
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A film about the American artist Mark Lombardi who created graphic artwork laying out the powers and... (84 mins.)
Director: Mareike Wegener
“ My friend directed this doc and it's really good. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
27.
The Well-Digger's Daughter (2011)
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In 1930s southern France, a father is torn between his sense of honor and his deep love for his daughter when she gets in trouble with the wealthy son of a shopkeeper. (107 mins.)
Director: Daniel Auteuil
“ Classic Pagnol adaptation. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
28.
The Tree (2010)
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After the death of her father, an 8-year-old girl becomes convinced that he is whispering to her through the leaves of the gargantuan tree that towers over her house. (100 mins.)
“ Real tear-jerker. Metaphoric film. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
29.
Afternoon of a Faun: Tanaquil Le Clercq (2013 Documentary)
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Of all the great ballerinas, Tanaquil Le Clercq may have been the most transcendent. With a body unlike any before hers... (91 mins.)
Director: Nancy Buirski
 
30.
My Golden Days (2015)
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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.)
 
31.
Demain (2015 Documentary)
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Climate is changing. Instead of showing all the worst that can happen, this documentary focuses on the people suggesting solutions and their actions. (118 mins.)
 
32.
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. (111 mins.)
Director: John Crowley
 
33.
Nothing to Declare (2010)
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A Belge-Francophobe customs officer is forced to team up with a Frenchman during the elimination of the Franco-Belge borders in the 90s. (108 mins.)
Director: Dany Boon
“ Funny. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
34.
Sarah's Key (2010)
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In modern-day Paris, a journalist finds her life becoming entwined with a young girl whose family was torn apart during the notorious Vel' d'Hiv Roundup in 1942. (111 mins.)
“ Brings light to an underheard of story in France during WWII. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
35.
George Harrison: Living in the Material World (2011 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Martin Scorsese examines the life of musician George Harrison, weaving together interviews, concert footage, home movies and photographs. (208 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
36.
Love Crime (2010)
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Ruthless executive Christine brings on Isabelle as her assistant, and she takes delight in toying with the young woman's innocence... (106 mins.)
Director: Alain Corneau
“ Ludivine Sagnier is awesome. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
37.
Life, Animated (2016 Documentary)
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A coming of age story about a boy and his family who overcame great challenges by turning Disney animated movies into a language to express love, loss, kinship and brotherhood. (89 mins.)
 
38.
The Immigrant (2013)
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1921. An innocent immigrant woman is tricked into a life of burlesque and vaudeville until a dazzling magician tries to save her and reunite her with her sister who is being held in the confines of Ellis Island. (120 mins.)
Director: James Gray
 
39.
My Father's Guests (2010)
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Lucien Paumelle has been a human rights activist for decades and his relatives are not astonished when... (100 mins.)
Director: Anne Le Ny
“ What do you do when your father marries a Russian illegal? This film was way better than it sounded. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
40.
Café Society (2016)
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In the 1930s, a young Bronx native moves to Hollywood where he falls in love with the secretary of his powerful uncle... (96 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
 
41.
Rust and Bone (2012)
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Put in charge of his young son, Alain leaves Belgium for Antibes to live with his sister and her husband as a family. Alain's bond with Stephanie, a killer whale trainer, grows deeper after Stephanie suffers a horrible accident. (120 mins.)
Director: Jacques Audiard
“ Marion Cotillard's second best performance. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
42.
Love Like Poison (2010)
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Anna a young teenager comes home from her Catholic boarding school for the holidays and discovers her father has left... (92 mins.)
“ Beautiful little French story about a teen girl. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
43.
Safety Not Guaranteed (2012)
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Three magazine employees head out on an assignment to interview a guy who placed a classified advertisement seeking a companion for time travel. (86 mins.)
Director: Colin Trevorrow
 
44.
Marie's Story (2014)
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Marie Heurtin is born both blind and deaf. Sister Marguerette wins her trust and teaches her how to express herself. (95 mins.)
 
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46.
3 Hearts (2014)
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A tax inspector, his new bride and her sister become entwined in a love triangle. (106 mins.)
Director: Benoît Jacquot
 
47.
In a Better World (2010)
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The lives of two Danish families cross each other, and an extraordinary but risky friendship comes into bud. But loneliness, frailty and sorrow lie in wait. (119 mins.)
Director: Susanne Bier
 
48.
Holy Motors (2012)
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From dawn to dusk, a few hours in the shadowy life of a mystic man named Monsieur Oscar. (115 mins.)
Director: Leos Carax
“ Beauty. Weird. Truthful. Twisted. Wild. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
49.
Kahaani (2012)
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A pregnant woman's search for her missing husband takes her from London to Kolkata, but everyone she questions denies having ever met her husband. (122 mins.)
Director: Sujoy Ghosh
“ Best Indian film. And it's a thriller. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
50.
Ginger & Rosa (2012)
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A look at the lives of two teenage girls - inseparable friends Ginger and Rosa -- growing up in 1960s London as the Cuban Missile Crisis looms, and the pivotal event that comes to redefine their relationship. (90 mins.)
Director: Sally Potter
“ Two girls. Best of friends. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
51.
Beloved (2011)
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In London, a mother and daughter navigate their respective romances: Madeline rekindles an affair from thirty years earlier, while her daughter Vera is caught between a musician who cannot commit and her ex, who still pines for her. (133 mins.)
 
52.
My Piece of the Pie (2011)
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After losing her job at a local factory, a single mother enrolls in a housekeeper training program, soon landing work cleaning the Paris apartment of handsome but cocky power broker. (109 mins.)
“ Corporate greed. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
53.
Flight (2012)
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An airline pilot saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, but an investigation into the accident reveals something troubling. (138 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
“ Denzel kicks everyone's butt with this one. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
54.
My Afternoons with Margueritte (2010)
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A semi-literate and lonely odd-job man bonds with a much older and well-read woman. (82 mins.)
Director: Jean Becker
“ Grandma and Depardieu. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
55.
The Kid with a Bike (2011)
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Abandoned by his father, a young boy is left in a state-run youth farm. In a random act of kindness, the town hair-dresser agrees to foster him on week-ends. (87 mins.)
“ Bike film. Angry little boy film. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
56.
Young & Beautiful (2013)
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After losing her virginity, Isabelle takes up a secret life as a call girl, meeting her clients for hotel-room trysts. Throughout, she remains curiously aloof, showing little interest in the encounters themselves or the money she makes. (95 mins.)
Director: François Ozon
 
57.
Of Gods and Men (2010)
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Under threat by fundamentalist terrorists, a group of Trappist monks stationed with an impoverished Algerian community must decide whether to leave or stay. (122 mins.)
Director: Xavier Beauvois
“ Men of faith. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
58.
Last Call at the Oasis (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary on the world's water crisis. (105 mins.)
Director: Jessica Yu
 
59.
Suzanne (2013)
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The story of a family and a love affair told through the journey of a young woman called Suzanne. (94 mins.)
 
60.
The Hunt (2012)
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A teacher lives a lonely life, all the while struggling over his son's custody. His life slowly gets better as he finds love and receives good news from his son, but his new luck is about to be brutally shattered by an innocent little lie. (115 mins.)
 
61.
Searching for Sugar Man (2012 Documentary)
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Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock n roller, Rodriguez. (86 mins.)
“ I cried. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
62.
Welcome Aboard (2012)
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Despite his fame, Taillandier has suddenly stopped painting. Deeply depressed, the sixty-year-old decides to go away... (92 mins.)
Director: Jean Becker
“ About a 15 year-old girl and a retired guy. Very French, but very touching. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
63.
The Ghost Writer (2010)
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A ghostwriter hired to complete the memoirs of a former British prime minister uncovers secrets that put his own life in jeopardy. (128 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ Nice thriller from Polanski. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
64.
Romantics Anonymous (2010)
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What happens when a man and a woman share a common passion? They fall in love. And this is what happens to Jean-René... (80 mins.)
“ Funny, awkward, more funny, and more awkward. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
65.
Finding Vivian Maier (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary on the late Vivian Maier, a nanny whose previously unknown cache of 100,000 photographs earned her a posthumous reputation as one of the most accomplished street photographers. (83 mins.)
 
66.
India's Daughter (2015 Documentary)
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The life and death of Jyoti Singh, an Indian medical student whose violation and murder by gang rapists exposed the violent misogyny of Indian society. (63 mins.)
Director: Leslee Udwin
 
67.
Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)
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Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire and to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, and ultimately finds herself through love and loss. (180 mins.)
 
68.
Me, Myself and Mum (2013)
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Mrs. Gallienne, a rather temperamental upper middle-class lady, has three children, two of whom she... (85 mins.)
 
69.
Jane Eyre (2011)
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A mousy governess who softens the heart of her employer soon discovers that he's hiding a terrible secret. (120 mins.)
“ Modern but timeless adapation. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
70.
Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life (2010)
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A glimpse at the life of French singer Serge Gainsbourg, from growing up in 1940s Nazi-occupied Paris through his successful song-writing years in the 1960s to his death in 1991 at the age of 62. (135 mins.)
Director: Joann Sfar
“ Perfect, except for the girl who played France Gall. The France Gall in the Cloclo/My Way film was much better. Still, everyone else is great, including the lead, Laetitia Casta, and Anna Mouglalis, ” - allisonalmodovar
 
71.
Hanna (2011)
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A sixteen-year-old girl who was raised by her father to be the perfect assassin is dispatched on a mission across Europe, tracked by a ruthless intelligence agent and her operatives. (111 mins.)
Director: Joe Wright
“ Hanna is everyone's worst nightmare. A lot of fun. Saoirse Ronan is da bomb. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
72.
The Princess of Montpensier (2010)
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Bertrand Tavernier is in top form with this gripping, superbly mounted drama set against the savage... (139 mins.)
 
73.
Les petits ruisseaux (2010)
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An old widower with a quiet and pleasant daily routine rediscovers the thrills of sentimental adventures. (94 mins.)
Director: Pascal Rabaté
 
74.
Our Children (2012)
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Like millions of other couples, Mounir and Murielle fall in love. Like millions of other couples, Mounir and Murielle have children... (111 mins.)
Director: Joachim Lafosse
“ Emilie Dequenne gives the performance of the lifetime, despite this not being a feel-good film. To say the least. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
75.
Venus in Fur (2013)
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An actress attempts to convince a director how she's perfect for a role in his upcoming production. (96 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
 
76.
Flore (2014 Documentary)
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(92 mins.)
 
77.
Ivory Tower (2014 Documentary)
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A documentary that questions the cost -- and value -- of higher education in the United States. (90 mins.)
Director: Andrew Rossi
 
78.
Boyhood (2014)
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The life of Mason, from early childhood to his arrival at college. (165 mins.)
 
79.
Bobby Fischer Against the World (2011 Documentary)
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'Bobby Fischer Against the World' is a documentary feature exploring the tragic and bizarre life of the late chess master Bobby Fischer... (93 mins.)
Director: Liz Garbus
“ Great documentary about one of the most twisted but brilliant minds. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
80.
Summertime (2015)
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There was little chance, in the year 1971, that Carole, a Paris Spanish teacher and feminist militant... (105 mins.)
 
81.
Carlos (2010 Mini-Series)
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The story of Venezuelan revolutionary Ilich Ramírez Sánchez, who founded a worldwide terrorist organization and raided the 1975 OPEC meeting. (334 mins.)
“ Long, but worth it. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
82.
City of Gold (2015 Documentary)
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A documentary portrait that takes us into Jonathan Gold's universe to tell the improbable story of a revolution inspired by the pen, but driven by the palate. (96 mins.)
Director: Laura Gabbert
 
83.
Salinger (2013 Documentary)
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An unprecedented look inside the private world of J.D. Salinger, the reclusive author of The Catcher in the Rye. (120 mins.)
Director: Shane Salerno
 
84.
Herblock: The Black & the White (2013 Documentary)
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(95 mins.)
Director: Michael Stevens
 
85.
Jodorowsky's Dune (2013 Documentary)
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The story of cult film director Alejandro Jodorowsky's ambitious but ultimately doomed film adaptation of the seminal science fiction novel. (90 mins.)
Director: Frank Pavich
 
86.
Listen to Me Marlon (2015 Documentary)
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A documentary that utilizes hundreds of hours of audio that Marlon Brando recorded over the course of his life to tell the screen legend's story. (103 mins.)
Director: Stevan Riley
 
87.
Frankenweenie (2012)
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Young Victor conducts a science experiment to bring his beloved dog Sparky back to life, only to face unintended, sometimes monstrous, consequences. (87 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
“ A boy and his dog. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
88.
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief (2015 Documentary)
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An in-depth look at the inner-workings of the Church of Scientology. (119 mins.)
Director: Alex Gibney
 
89.
The Salt of the Earth (2014 Documentary)
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The life and work of photographer Sebastião Salgado, who has spent forty years documenting deprived societies in hidden corners of the world. (110 mins.)
 
90.
Sunshine Superman (2014 Documentary)
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A heart-racing documentary portrait of Carl Boenish, the father of the BASE jumping movement, whose early passion for skydiving led him to ever more spectacular -and dangerous- feats of foot-launched human flight. (100 mins.)
Director: Marah Strauch
 
91.
In the Name of My Daughter (2014)
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Agnès Le Roux, a young independent woman, returns to Nice in 1976 to have a new start in her life after a failed marriage. All while falling in love with an older lawyer. (116 mins.)
 
92.
Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows the Serbian performance artist as she prepares for a retrospective of her work at The Museum of Modern Art in New York. (106 mins.)
 
93.
The Brand New Testament (2015)
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Did you know that God is alive and lives in Brussels with his daughter? (113 mins.)
 
94.
Wadjda (2012)
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An enterprising Saudi girl signs on for her school's Koran recitation competition as a way to raise the remaining funds she needs in order to buy the green bicycle that has captured her interest. (98 mins.)
 
95.
The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
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The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous hotel from the fictional Republic of Zubrowka between the first and second World Wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. (99 mins.)
Director: Wes Anderson
 
96.
Selma (2014)
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A chronicle of Martin Luther King's campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965. (128 mins.)
Director: Ava DuVernay
 
97.
Adore (2013)
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A pair of childhood friends and neighbors fall for each other's sons. (112 mins.)
Director: Anne Fontaine
 
98.
Alice in Wonderland (2010)
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Nineteen-year-old Alice returns to the magical world from her childhood adventure, where she reunites with her old friends and learns of her true destiny: to end the Red Queen's reign of terror. (108 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
“ I liked it. ” - allisonalmodovar
 
99.
Mommy (2014)
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A widowed single mother, raising her violent son alone, finds new hope when a mysterious neighbor inserts herself into their household. (139 mins.)
Director: Xavier Dolan
 
100.
Fed Up (2014 Documentary)
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An examination of America's obesity epidemic and the food industry's role in aggravating it. (92 mins.)