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1. The Legend of the Black Cat (2015)

Drama

The impossible love of the trapeze artist Simão and Mariana, and the karmic rescue of Angelina (her mother) that ran over a gypsy's black cat only to attract to herself and her daughter a unprecedented curse that would change destinies.

Director: Clebio Viriato Ribeiro | Stars: Cassia Roberta, Alexandre Mandarino, Emiliano Queiroz, Elke Maravilha

2. The Exchange (II) (2016)

79 min | Drama, Romance

Lydia is in anguish over her breakup with Frank. Haunted, sleepless, and desperate, she agrees to a blind date set up by a friend. The man she meets, a handsome actor, is used to having ... See full summary »

Directors: Robert Arnold, Rachel Krief, Cynthia Mitchell | Stars: Massimiliano Belsito, Maryne Bertieaux, Françoise Guiol, Rachel Krief

Votes: 12

3. Despite the Falling Snow (2016)

PG-13 | 93 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

33 Metascore

In Cold War Moscow, a female spy steals secrets from an idealistic politician - and falls in love with him.

Director: Shamim Sarif | Stars: Rebecca Ferguson, Charles Dance, Antje Traue, Oliver Jackson-Cohen

Votes: 1,917

4. Tested (2015)

90 min | Documentary, News

A diverse group of 8th graders in New York City vie for a coveted spot in one of the city's elite public schools by taking a single standardized test.

Director: Curtis Chin

Votes: 7

5. Grand Unified Theory (2016)

104 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

During one fateful weekend, the family of brilliant astrophysicist Albert James has a complete meltdown, setting in motion a raucous and hilarious series of events that mirror his radical theories of the behavior of the universe.

Director: David Ray | Stars: Kendall Cross, Emma Grabinsky, Gabrielle Rose, Nils Hognestad

Votes: 60

6. A New Understanding: Science of Psilocybin (2015)

55 min | Documentary

A New Understanding explores the treatment of end-of-life anxiety in terminally ill cancer patients using psilocybin, a psychoactive compound found in some mushrooms, to facilitate deeply ... See full summary »

Votes: 23

7. We Gotta Get Out of Here (2019)

79 min | Documentary

We Gotta Get Out Of Here is a feature length documentary that chronicles the journeys of five youth struggling to beat the odds as they navigate their way out of the foster care system in Los Angeles, California.

Director: Jen Araki | Stars: Tyraughn Barnett, Michael Gutschmidt, Tiffani Hayes, Benson Williams

Votes: 6

8. The East is Red (2014)

96 min | Documentary, History | Completed

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Director: Wong Men Hoi | Star: Wong Men Hoi

9. A Gesture and a Word (2015)

105 min | Documentary, Music | Completed

At age 50, musician and poet, Rob Morsberger was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer - and it came at the high point in his career. After 25 years in the music business, critics were ... See full summary »

Director: Dave Davidson | Stars: Marshall Crenshaw, Suzzy Roche, Brad Roberts, Stewart Lerman

10. Robert Bly: A Thousand Years of Joy (2015)

81 min | Documentary

A Thousand Years of Joy charts poet/activist Robert Bly's journey from Midwestern farm boy to global troubadour, bestselling author of Iron John and leader of the men's movement.

Director: Haydn Reiss | Stars: Coleman Barks, Robert Bly, Peter Coyote, John Densmore

11. A Certain Kind of Light (2015)

37 min | Documentary, Short

Personal storytelling allows one to pour out their story in their own unique voice, making crucial connections otherwise buried in a lifetime of details. The ears lucky enough to hear these... See full summary »

Director: Brandon Vedder

12. Creditors (2015)

82 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A love triangle is unraveled when a young painter is approached by an admirer who eases him into making sense of his relationship with his wife.

Director: Ben Cura | Stars: Christian McKay, Andrea Deck, Ben Cura, Tom Bateman

Votes: 27

13. Pollution in the River that Runs Through It (2015 TV Movie)

49 min | Documentary | Completed

Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation was a paper conglomerate before the world went digital. After declaring bankruptcy the corporation left behind a legacy of empty industrial sites. But ... See full summary »

14. Rehearsal (2015)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

An aging British theatre director is forced to hire a young Hollywood action star to guarantee an audience for the Anton Chekhov play he is mounting.

Director: Carl Bessai | Stars: Bruce Greenwood, Deborah Kara Unger, Rob Morrow, Breanne Hill

Votes: 35

15. Long Forgotten Fields (2016)

80 min | Drama, War

On Sam's return from military service, Lily sets her heart on revitalising their relationship, but with Sam's worsening PTSD isolating him from friends, family and the community, she too is... See full summary »

Director: Jon Stanford | Stars: Simon Armstrong, Rebecca Birch, Tom Campion, Caroline Hamer

Votes: 67

16. Following Kina (2015)

63 min | Documentary

Two young women from some of the most forgotten places on earth, fight against all odds to become the next champion. The documentary traces the life of Alicia and Anita as they follow the ... See full summary »

Director: Sonia Goldenberg

17. Sarah Cecilie (2015)

39 min | Documentary, Short

"Sarah Cecilie" is a documentary film that examines the impact of parental child abduction from the point of view of the two estranged parents, as well as that of the child, now an adult. ... See full summary »

Director: Glenn Gebhard

18. The People Garden (2016)

R | 80 min | Drama, Mystery

When Sweetpea travels to Japan to break up with her rock star boyfriend, she discovers he has gone missing in a mysterious forest.

Director: Nadia Litz | Stars: Dree Hemingway, Pamela Anderson, Jai West, François Arnaud

Votes: 159

21. Soft Voice (2016)

63 min | Drama

Someone alone in a house in the middle of the forest... A man or a woman... We do not know. People keep coming to the door, but it does not get open... Until finding a new voice... a soft voice...

Director: Afshin Hashemi | Stars: Chris Brady, Jake Jeon, Ashkan Khatibi, Kate Mueth

Votes: 5

22. André Villers, a Lifetime in Images (2015)

62 min | Documentary, Biography, Family

André Villers takes photographs, develops, enlarges, draws, cuts, glues, assembles, replaces, takes out, rips off and staples back together... He has photographed Picasso, Chagall, Dalí, ... See full summary »

Director: Marketa Tomanova

Votes: 6

23. Roman Citizen (2015)

52 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Two robbers take thirty people hostage in a bank. When the police break in, the robbers have disappeared and a man is dead. What really happened?

Director: Luca Elmi | Stars: Laurel Casillo, Sheilagh Weymouth, Carl David VanArsdale, Joshua Loren

Votes: 12

24. Hmong Memory at the Crossroads (2015)

105 min | Documentary

For a long time reluctant to open up about haunting childhood memories of war, a former Hmong refugee embarks from Detroit on an unlikely and emotional epic journey to confront his troubled... See full summary »

Directors: Safoi Babana-Hampton, Cyril Payen, Swarnavel Eswaran Pillai | Star: Cedric N. Lee

25. Embers (I) (2015)

Not Rated | 85 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

55 Metascore

After a global neurological epidemic, those who remain search for meaning and connection in a world without memory.

Director: Claire Carré | Stars: Jason Ritter, Iva Gocheva, Greta Fernández, Tucker Smallwood

Votes: 1,823

26. Crossing Rachmaninoff (2015)

79 min | Documentary, Music

'Crossing Rachmaninoff' follows aspiring piano soloist Flavio Villani as he prepares Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2 for his first orchestral performance.

Director: Rebecca Tansley | Star: Flavio Villani

Votes: 16

27. The Hurt Game (2016)

Unrated | 105 min | Documentary, Sport

Under the direction of former UFC standout Ivan Salaverry, four young MMA fighters struggle against injury, illness, and personal demons and professional conflicts to beat the odds and ... See full summary »

Director: Steven Keller

Votes: 9

28. Do You Own the Dançefloor? (2015)

90 min | Documentary, History, Music

The Hacienda nightclub closed it's doors for the last time in 1997. In 2000 69 lots from the club were sold off at auction in Central Manchester. Do you own the dance floor? tells the story... See full summary »

Directors: Chris Hughes, Chris Hughes, Daniel Lightening, Stuart Wareing, Toby Trueman | Stars: Clint Boon, Liam Gallagher, Dave Haslam, Peter Hook

Votes: 22

29. Unforgotten: The Story of Paul Pender (2016)

60 min | Documentary, Sport

The extraordinary story of golden age boxer Paul Pender - from his struggles overcoming physical adversity to his against-the-odds victory over Sugar Ray Robinson to become World Champion. ... See full summary »

Director: Felice Leeds | Stars: Mary Babbitt, Bud Collins, Joe Connolly, Dan Cuoco

30. The Golden Age (II)

102 min | Musical | Post-production

A musical rockumentary about subversive pop star Maya O'Malley and his journey towards spiritual redemption following his being dropped from Aspect Records in the Fall of 2012.

Director: Justin Connor | Stars: Justin Connor, Christopher May, Brian Jacobs, Ellen Gerstein

31. Traveler (III) (2015)

82 min | Documentary, Adventure | Completed

Photographer Nicholas Syracuse has explored the most remote American backroads for twenty years. Capturing profoundly mysterious images of hidden places and people living outside society, ... See full summary »

Directors: Nick Hartanto, Sam Roden | Star: Nicholas Syracuse

Votes: 9

32. All Out Dysfunktion! (2016)

TV-MA | 85 min | Comedy, Drama

Five narcissistic roommates rife with animosity hastily conspire to pull off an underground rave party, without their elderly landlady knowing about it. Things spiral out of control and everyone gets a little more than they bargained for.

Director: Ryan LeMasters | Stars: Geraldine Viswanathan, Ron Jeremy, Bridgette B., Gerry Bednob

Votes: 328

33. Clarisse or Something About Us (2015)

84 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

The dry quarry and a forest that still beats. A very sick father reviews the daughter. Resentments are brought to the table. The memory of the dead awakened by blood, objects, shadows and ... See full summary »

Director: Petrus Cariry | Stars: Sabrina Greve, David Wendefilm, Veronica Cavalcanti, Everaldo Pontes

Votes: 77

34. Nanabozhung (2015)

81 min | Documentary

Can a First Nation community survive in an urban environment?

Director: Lia Williams

35. Kepler's Dream (2017)

90 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

An 11 year-old girl searches for a missing rare book from her grandmother's (Holland Taylor) library and tries to understand why her family is fractured the way it is during a memorable ... See full summary »

Director: Amy Glazer | Stars: Tailinh Agoyo, Isabella Blake-Thomas, Ryan Jason Cook, Leedy Corbin

Votes: 46 | Gross: $0.00M

36. The Black Zone (2016 Video)

42 min | Documentary

The Black Zone is a decade long journey following workers from a covert and daring medical relief program as they struggle to provide aid amidst war atrocities inside the jungles of Burma.

Director: Grace Baek

37. Lost & Found (III) (2016)

PG | 90 min | Adventure, Family, Mystery

Sent to spend the summer on a remote and mysterious island, brothers embark on a thrilling treasure hunt to restore their family's lost fortune.

Director: Joseph Itaya | Stars: Justin Kelly, Benjamin Stockham, Celeste Desjardins, Jason Patric

Votes: 734

38. The Weekend Sailor (2016)

73 min | Documentary

In 1973, with almost no experience, Mexican captain Ramon Carlin raced against the superstars of sailing in a 9 month deadly round the world regatta winning the overall prize.

Director: Bernardo Arsuaga | Stars: Chay Blyth, David Bowen, Franck Cammas, Enrique Carlin

Votes: 47

39. Rwanda & Juliet (2016)

88 min | Documentary, Comedy, Drama

RWANDA & JULIET is a feature-length documentary that follows ivy league professor emeritus Andrew Garrod to Kigali, Rwanda, where he mounts Shakespeares Romeo and Juliet with Rwandan ... See full summary »

Director: Ben Proudfoot | Stars: Andrew Garrod, Tété Roca

Votes: 13

40. Model Citizens (2016)

70 min | Documentary

Somewhere in the world right now--much closer than you think--people are playing with trains. You might not see them at first, but they're there. In basements. In garages. In converted Army... See full summary »

Director: Sara Kelly | Stars: Michael Gross, Tom Stechschulte

Votes: 15

41. Gaining Ground

80 min | Documentary

GAINING GROUND, tells the personal stories of farmers making extraordinary changes in their farming practices so they can feed their local communities sustainably grown produce and grains.

Director: Elaine Velazquez | Stars: Willow Coberly, Sherman Dean, Vicki Hertel, Doria Robinson

43. Lost in the Living (2015)

77 min | Drama

The much anticipated debut feature film from award-winning director Robert Manson is a pulsing drama set in Berlin. "Lost in the Living" follows a young man, Oisín (Tadhg Murphy), who ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Manson | Stars: Tadhg Murphy, Aylin Tezel, Liam Carney, Roy Duffy

Votes: 17

44. Bube Stur (2015)

81 min | Drama

The people of this remote village in the Black Forest don't talk much, but when they do, it's in the Alemannic dialect. Hanna, 21 has traveled far to work here. She shovels manure, milks ... See full summary »

Director: Moritz Krämer | Stars: Ceci Chuh, Niels Braun, Monika Wiedemer, Jürgen Lehmann

Votes: 30

45. Floating! (2015)

87 min | Comedy, Drama

Four guys, one bride. A weekend on a raft.

Director: Julia C. Kaiser | Stars: Julia Becker, Anna König, Jakob Renger, Till Butterbach

Votes: 283

46. Persona Non Grata (2015)

139 min | Adventure, Biography, History

Against his country's orders, a Japanese diplomat issues visas to refugees, saving over 6,000 Jewish lives at the outbreak of World War II.

Director: Cellin Gluck | Stars: Toshiaki Karasawa, Koyuki, Borys Szyc, Agnieszka Grochowska

Votes: 165

47. Six and a Half (2015)

PG | 87 min | Drama, Romance

In Six and a half a man and a woman debate, amaze each other, discover love and ponder on it from a fresh perspective: from a 6.5 level. It represents an ironic and unabashed reflection, ... See full summary »

Director: Julio Fraga | Stars: Homero Rodríguez-Soriano, Cristina Rojas

Votes: 7

48. Maw Theng Gaari (2015)

61 min | Drama

An Indigenous dreamer invents a new trade in his community for livelihood, but it is ended up even before his unfinished dream!

Director: Aung Rakhine | Stars: Indira Chakma, Kamal Mani Chakma

Votes: 10

49. 1400 (2015)

89 min | Drama, Music, Romance

4 intertwined stories explore the notion of love in a hotel, how important love is, to what extremes we go to make it happen, but in difference situations and circumstances, the outcomes may be more than what we bargain for.

Director: Derrick Lui | Stars: Desmond Tan, Yahui Xu, Vincent Tee, William Lawandi

Votes: 6

50. Adrien (2015)

97 min | Drama

Is having control of our life a right? Are living and dying freedoms, duties or responsibilities? How should we love? How should we live? How should we die? These questions are woven into ... See full summary »

Director: Renée Beaulieu | Stars: Normand D'Amour, Pierre-Yves Cardinal, Louise Portal, Nathalie Cavezzali

Votes: 68

51. One Fall

85 min | Documentary, Biography | Post-production

One Fall is a feature length character-driven documentary following Dan Closser: By day, a tow truck driver in Portland, Oregon, but by night, a struggling wrestling promoter on the brink ... See full summary »

Director: Carl Fondelheit IV