A washed up singer is given a couple days to compose a chart-topping hit for an aspiring teen sensation. Though he's never written a decent lyric in his life, he sparks with an offbeat younger woman with a flair for words.
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When a teen from the wrong side of the tracks falls in love with a wealthy girl at the local boarding school, he agrees to help her smuggle drugs from Ecuador for the benefit of her upper ... See full summary »
Kyle and Eva are American art school students in the midst of a tumultuous breakup. In an attempt to rebuild their relationship and recharge their artistic inspirations, they retreat to Tel... See full summary »
On her first visit to East Africa, a young woman crosses paths with the Ranger charged with being her guide. They have something in common and when they meet, a light within them both begins to flicker.
"Passage" is a 20-minute short film from 6 years ago directed by Shekhar Kapur and written by Amy Kaufman and Sheila Callaghan. This trio has quite a respectable body of work, including "Elizabeth", "Shameless" and "Y tu mamá también" only to mention a few names. The music comes from the Academy Award winning A.R. Rahman. And also the three actresses in here have played major characters in some pretty famous films, especially Julia Stiles of course. However, the outcome is a bit disappointing. There is no dialogue in here, just a voice singing in the background while we see the characters' interactions. As a whole, it is really style over substance and quite a bit on the cringeworthy pretentious site if you ask me. They seemed to have forgotten to come up with a convincing story in the face of making this film look as artistic as possible.
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