Highest Rated Titles With Tom Kalin


1. Nation (1992)

2 min | Short

10.0
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This short film celebrates multiculturalism in the United States and served as a PSA calling for health care reforms in the country. Made in conjunction with a US-French co-production of a public art event titled "Trans-Voices."

Director: Tom Kalin

Votes: 6

2. Why Can't They All Be Like Johnny Depp? (2014)

Short, Comedy

9.4
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While Cindy dreams of Johnny Depp as the perfect man, she discovers her true soul mate is closer than she thinks.

Director: Jeffrey Hirschberg | Stars: George Katt, Kara Jackson, Lynn Justinger, Robby Johnson

Votes: 29

3. Jim Shoe (2016)

120 min | Comedy, Drama

9.0
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Pro bono work on steroids involving race relations, intrigue and privilege as four White shoe associates compete to become partner in a top tier Chicago law firm.

Director: Pete Sutton | Stars: Patrick Agada, Daryl Anisfeld, Denzell Armon, Jason Barney

Votes: 23

4. Iris (I) (2009)

15 min | Short, Thriller

8.8
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Director: Maya Anand | Stars: Laurie Kennedy, Edwin McDonough, Pedro Pascal

Votes: 9

5. A Crime to Remember (2013– )

Documentary, Crime

8.5
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A look back at famous cases from the past.

Stars: Michelle McNamara, John Mirabella, James Zeiss, Marc A. Hermann

Votes: 503

6. La cerca (2005)

17 min | Drama, Short, Western

8.2
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An aged Mexican man recounts a vivid memory of his youth: The year was 1959. At the age of 17, Niño arrived to California from Mexico to live with his father, Chappa, on a modest cattle ... See full summary »

Director: Summer-Joy Main | Stars: Edward James Olmos, Ehécatl Chávez, Hector A. Garcia, Roger E. Fanter

Votes: 38

7. Storm Up the Sky (2010)

11 min | Short, Drama

8.1
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Loosely based on the story of Cain and Abel, Storm Up the Sky is the story of a Hasidic Jewish family trying to live a traditionally pious life in the modern, assimilated world.

Director: Jon Kauffman | Stars: Miriam Agwai, Sherman Alpert, Elli, Larry Gevirtz

Votes: 9

8. Dash Cunning (2010)

12 min | Short, Comedy, Fantasy

7.9
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Foster child, Timmy Bean, lives in the dark and twisted stories of his imagination. A place where the bad guys always win. On a surprising Christmas morning Timmy is pushed to far and must ... See full summary »

Director: William J. Saunders | Stars: Severyn Banes, Sam Goodstein, Elizabeth Bove, Selena Gonzalez

Votes: 19

9. 75 El Camino (2009)

19 min | Short, Drama

7.9
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In the shadows of the rusted refineries of the Chemical Valley, Travis and Marianne Stanton have just lost their home. Now it's either sell their beloved 1975 Tabasco-red Chevy El Camino or hit the road and never come back.

Director: Sami Khan | Stars: Earl Pastko, Victoria Snow, Rachel Wilson, Jack Paterson

Votes: 9

10. Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.8
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85 Metascore

A transgender punk-rock girl from East Berlin tours the U.S. with her band as she tells her life story and follows the former lover/band-mate who stole her songs.

Director: John Cameron Mitchell | Stars: John Cameron Mitchell, Miriam Shor, Stephen Trask, Theodore Liscinski

Votes: 27,611 | Gross: $3.03M

11. First Period (2007)

Short, Comedy

7.8
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A young girl, Josie, helps an older high school boy, Craig, study for a test. One thing leads to another, they kiss. But she opens her mouth to Craig's girlfriend, Darcy, and Josie fights ... See full summary »

Director: Jonathon Roessler | Stars: Sarah Girling, Mariana Klaveno, Maura M. Knowles, Philip Marlatt

Votes: 18

12. United in Anger: A History of ACT UP (2012 Video)

90 min | Documentary

7.7
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73 Metascore

United in Anger: A History of ACT UP is an inspiring documentary about the birth and life of the AIDS activist movement from the perspective of the people in the trenches fighting the ... See full summary »

Director: Jim Hubbard | Stars: Ken Bing, Gregg Bordowitz, Jim Eigo, Avram Finklestein

Votes: 78

13. Pria (2017)

22 min | Short, Drama, Family

7.6
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Caught between the traditions of his upbringing in rural Indonesia and his idealization of Western freedom, a teenager struggles with the expectations of imminent manhood.

Director: Yudho Aditya | Stars: Chicco Kurniawan, Karlina Inawati, Jacob McCarthy, Otig Pakis

Votes: 22

14. Geoffrey Beene 30 (1993)

32 min | Short

7.6
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A celebration of Geoffrey Beene's 30 years in the fashion industry.

Director: Tom Kalin | Stars: Eunice Anderson, Anna Bayle, Belinda Becker, Isabelle Bondi

Votes: 7

15. Cigarette Candy (2009)

13 min | Short

7.6
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A traumatized teenage marine forms an unlikely bond with a rebellious young girl at his homecoming party.

Director: Lauren Wolkstein | Stars: Jonny Orsini, Lee Burkett, Thompson B. Crozier, Richard Mark Jordan

Votes: 92

16. The Workout (2008)

11 min | Short, Comedy, Sport

7.4
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Earving and his teenage son Terry don't have the best relationship, so to get through this weekend they're going to have to do some heavy lifting - literally.

Director: Sami Khan | Stars: Carl B. Dorvil, Craig Alan Edwards, Sherman Payne, Cazzie Steinzor

Votes: 14

17. Habibi (2009)

7 min | Short, Drama, War

7.4
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Hours before his deployment to Iraq, Said, an Arab-American soldier in the US Army must say goodbye to his family and confront his estranged father.

Director: Sami Khan | Stars: Daoud Heidami, Maura Anderson, Christopher T. VanDijk, Fred Toma

Votes: 7

18. Safe (1995)

R | 119 min | Drama

7.2
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76 Metascore

An affluent and unexceptional homemaker in the suburbs develops multiple chemical sensitivity.

Director: Todd Haynes | Stars: Julianne Moore, Xander Berkeley, Dean Norris, Julie Burgess

Votes: 9,371 | Gross: $0.51M

19. Prvi dan mira (2009)

16 min | Short, Drama, War

7.1
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When a peace agreement is announced, a Bosnian peasant undertakes a voyage to the disputed border to plow his land. His decision brings unexpected results.

Director: Mirko Rucnov | Stars: Rodoljub Burazor, Milja Kaurin, Milan Rajcevic, Rajko Rucnov

Votes: 15

20. Hide and Seek (1997 TV Movie)

57 min | Drama

7.0
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Mixes documentary interviews of memories of lesbian adolescence with the story of the 12-year-old girl Lou discovering her sexuality in 1960s America.

Director: Su Friedrich | Stars: Chelsea Holland, Ariel Mara, Linzy Martinelli, Sarah Jane Smith

Votes: 149

21. Útrás Reykjavík (2011)

19 min | Short, Drama

7.0
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As the Icelandic economy collapses, Gudfinna (58) struggles to retain her dignity.

Director: Isold Uggadottir | Stars: Lilja Þórisdóttir, María Heba Þorkelsdóttir, Daniel Aron Daviðsson, Gyða Dröfn Daviðsdóttir

Votes: 21

22. Tree Shade (1998)

30 min | Short

7.0
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A gifted high-school student embarks on a fanciful and chilling journey through space and time.

Director: Lisa Collins | Stars: Reneé Griggsby, Starla Benford, Lina Bradford, David Drake

Votes: 20

23. Swoon (1992)

Unrated | 93 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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The true story of gay lovers, Richard Loeb and Nathan Leopold Jr. who kidnapped and murdered a child in the early 1920s for kicks. The plot covers the months before the crime, the ... See full summary »

Director: Tom Kalin | Stars: Daniel Schlachet, Craig Chester, Ron Vawter, Michael Kirby

Votes: 1,358 | Gross: $0.34M

24. Knighthood (2013)

10 min | Short, Fantasy

6.8
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A young knight must face her worst nightmare- her first training bra.

Director: Pei-Ju Hsieh | Stars: Zi-Ting Peng, Yao-Jen Chang, Jonathan Brantschen, An-Yi Cho

Votes: 6

25. Off the Black (2006)

R | 90 min | Drama

6.7
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62 Metascore

An aging, disillusioned alcoholic (Nolte) gets a younger friend (Morgan) and wants him to pose as his son at a school reunion.

Director: James Ponsoldt | Stars: Nick Nolte, Trevor Morgan, Timothy Hutton, Rosemarie DeWitt

Votes: 1,206 | Gross: $0.02M

26. Nomads (1994)

4 min | Short

6.7
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Director: Tom Kalin

Votes: 6

27. I Shot Andy Warhol (1996)

R | 103 min | Biography, Drama

6.6
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75 Metascore

Based on the true story of Valerie Solanas who was a 60s radical preaching hatred toward men in her "Scum" manifesto. She wrote a screenplay for a film that she wanted Andy Warhol to ... See full summary »

Director: Mary Harron | Stars: Lili Taylor, Jared Harris, Martha Plimpton, Lothaire Bluteau

Votes: 5,700 | Gross: $1.81M

28. Dare (2005)

Not Rated | 16 min | Drama, Short

6.6
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High school senior Ben secretly lusts after bad boy classmate Johnny. After Ben gives Johnny a ride home one night, the boys end up in Johnny's swimming pool and have an encounter that breaks the rules and blows Ben's mind.

Director: Adam Salky | Stars: Adam Fleming, Michael Cassidy, Marla Burkholder, Terry Guerin

Votes: 1,302

29. The Best Men (2007)

14 min | Short, Drama

6.6
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Moments before his best friend's wedding, Peter gets one last chance to rekindle mutual feelings long suppressed, but not abandoned. Sometimes the perfect reminder of first love's passion ... See full summary »

Director: Tony Wei | Stars: Michael Ellison, Jason Yarusi, Anna Moore, Virginia Thomas

Votes: 229

30. Cinema 3 (1984–2016)

News

6.4
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Stars: Jaume Figueras, Crisol Tuà, Monts Llussà, Àlex Gorina

Votes: 123

31. All That You Love (2008)

Short, Drama

6.4
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Director: Natalie Mooallem | Stars: Victoria Bundonis, Mario Corry, Danny Cymbal, Brad Holbrook

Votes: 10

32. Plain Pleasures (1996)

30 min | Short

6.1
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Director: Tom Kalin | Stars: Frances McDormand, Will Patton, Lili Taylor

Votes: 23

33. Cartelera (1994–2008)

30 min

6.0
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Stars: Jose Toledo, María José Molina, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Belén Rueda

Votes: 33

34. Savage Grace (2007)

Not Rated | 97 min | Drama

5.9
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51 Metascore

A dramatization of the shocking Barbara Daly Baekeland murder case, which happened in a posh London flat on Friday 17 November 1972. The bloody crime caused a stir on both sides of the Atlantic and remains one of the most memorable American Tragedies...

Director: Tom Kalin | Stars: Julianne Moore, Eddie Redmayne, Stephen Dillane, Anne Reid

Votes: 9,477 | Gross: $0.43M

35. Dare (2009)

R | 92 min | Drama, Romance

5.9
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54 Metascore

A drama centered around three high school seniors - an aspiring actress, her misfit best friend, and a loner - who become engaged in an intimate and complicated relationship.

Director: Adam Salky | Stars: Emmy Rossum, Zach Gilford, Ashley Springer, Cady Huffman

Votes: 3,723

36. Corazón, corazón (1993–2011)

30 min

5.8
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Stars: Cristina García Ramos, Rosa Correa, Silvana Sandoval, Marta Sánchez

Votes: 42

37. Bad Bosses Go to Hell (1997)

6 min | Short, Comedy

5.8
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Five intertwined interviews for an administrative assistant position go very badly for both sides.

Director: Erin Cramer | Stars: James Bulleit, David Rakoff, Becky Ann Baker, Gene Nesmith

Votes: 61

38. Go Fish (1994)

R | 83 min | Drama, Romance

5.6
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Max is a trendy, pretty, young lesbian, who is having trouble finding love. A friend sets her up with Ely, whom Max likes, but Ely is frumpy, homely, and older. Nor do they have much in ... See full summary »

Director: Rose Troche | Stars: V.S. Brodie, Guinevere Turner, T. Wendy McMillan, Migdalia Melendez

Votes: 1,733 | Gross: $2.41M

39. Tub (2010)

12 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

5.5
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About a guy who can't commit to his girlfriend... Who then jerks off in the shower. And accidentally impregnates his tub.

Director: Bobby Miller | Stars: Eric M. Levy, Megan Raye Manzi

Votes: 164

40. Comfort Woman (2008)

11 min | Short, Drama, History

5.4
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Director: James Bang | Stars: Elena Chang, Peter Jae, Kevin Jung, Tsuyoshi Kondo

Votes: 9

41. Me and the Moilsies (2001)

20 min | Short, Comedy

5.2
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Me and the Moilsies is a coming of age tragic-comedy about a Hasidic boy's journey into manhood and fall from innocence.

Director: Justin Schwarz | Stars: Joseph Byrne, Kristiania Clark, Dimitri Dubson, Oleg Dubson

Votes: 8

42. 3 Backyards (2010)

R | 88 min | Drama

5.1
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69 Metascore

The story of three people from the same suburban town during the course of one curious autumn day.

Director: Eric Mendelsohn | Stars: Elias Koteas, Kathryn Erbe, Edie Falco, Rachel Resheff

Votes: 583

43. Office Killer (1997)

R | 82 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

4.9
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A mousy office worker accidentally kills one of her coworkers, then proceeds to bump off a few others.

Director: Cindy Sherman | Stars: Carol Kane, Molly Ringwald, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Barbara Sukowa

Votes: 1,620 | Gross: $0.04M

44. The Class of '92 (2002 Video)

30 min | Documentary, Short

4.5
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Directors that were nominated for the top prize at the Sundance Film Festival of 1992 reflect on how they were affected by the whole situation.

Stars: Tom Kalin, Emanuel Levy, Christopher Munch, Alex Rockwell

Votes: 55

45. Cartelera (1994–2008)
Episode: Episode dated 26 January 2008 (2008)

4.3
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Stars: Jose Toledo, Miguel Bardem, J.A. Bayona, Icíar Bollaín

Votes: 7

46. Relics (2014)

14 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

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A salesman tries to sell his miraculous cleaning machine to an ailing woman and her skeptical daughter, on the day that the woman asked her daughter to help her end her own life.

Director: Jennie Allen | Stars: Marceline Hugot, Seth Kirschner, Sarah Steele

47. No One But Lydia (2014)

13 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

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Arif, a scheming teenager in Berkeley California, is dead set on winning back the heart of his ex-girlfriend Lydia. He will need the help of his stoner friends to enact an elaborate heist ... See full summary »

Director: Rob Richert | Stars: Leah Bateman, Matthew Feucht, Jeremy Friedman, Kompis

48. Derby Kings (2012)

11 min | Short, Action

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Director: Valerie Bischoff | Stars: Tatanka Means, Jerry Wolf, Christin Booth, Brittany R. Mayson

49. You Can't Go Home Again (2017)

Short, Drama | Post-production

Karen, a prodigal son of an Armenian family, returns home to visit his sick mother.

Director: Ovsanna Gevorgyan | Stars: Ara Woland, Tamara Sevunts

50. They Are Lost to Vision Altogether (1989)

13 min | Short

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Director: Tom Kalin

51. One Night Together (2009)

13 min | Short, Drama

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The truck driver, Emin, that carries illegal immigrants helps one of them to complete his journey in Greece.

Director: Eleftheria Astrinaki | Stars: Ozgur Ozkul, Themis Panou

52. Ghost Hunting: World of the Weird (2004 Video)

11 min | Documentary, Short

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Professional ghost hunters investigate the 'haunted' Battleship North Carolina. The night watchman aboard the ship tells his ghost stories as this doc enters the world of the weird. ... See full summary »

Director: Tom Kalin

53. Third Known Nest (2000)

40 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Tom Kalin

54. Comfortable Distance (2009)

15 min | Short, Drama, Family

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Helen finds from Glen the care and attention that is desperately missing in her life, but can she pursue happiness while her dying husband is still alive?

Director: James Bang | Stars: Marilyn Chris, Larry K. Collis, Nicole Greevy, Peg Mccormick

55. Festival Updates (2008– )

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Stars: Neil Abramson, Daniel Barnz, Chris Bell, Edet Belzberg

56. Two Around the Mountain (2005)

6 min | Animation, Short

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At two in the morning on a day like today a man and a woman leave their homes in the highlands and start running. Watch their lives unfold in real time and glimpse, for a brief moment, the curious links between the Andes and the Himalayas.

Directors: Lina Isabel Dorado, Luis Cantillo

57. The Robots of Sodom (2003)

Short

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Director: Tom Kalin

58. La juerga (2008)

11 min | Short

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Director: Michael Louis Hill | Stars: Alma Carranza, Corey Boardman

59. A Crime to Remember (2013– )
Episode: Episode #5.3

Documentary, Crime

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Director: Tim O'Connor | Stars: Hal Higdon, Tom Kalin, Paula Fass, Raymond Johnson

60. Cinema 3 (1984–2016)
Episode: Episode dated 26 January 2008 (2008)

News

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Director: Jaume Figueras | Stars: Jaume Figueras, Mark Borkowski, Thomas Dunn, Marina Gatell