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The Disaster Artist

The incredible true story of aspiring filmmaker and Hollywood outsider Tommy Wiseau (James Franco) as he and his best friend Greg (Dave Franco) defiantly pursue their dreams and embark on the hilarious odyssey of making the now-infamous cult classic *The Room*. **Oscar** nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay. **Golden Globe** winner for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy. Nominated for Best Male Lead at the **Film Independent Spirit Awards**. "*A shockingly poignant portrait of the jealousies that arise when the creative process goes haywire.*" - Barry Hertz, ***Globe and Mail***
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2019; 2017
62.

The End of the Tour

A funny and touching exploration of fame, success, and friendship, as we follow journalist David Lipsky (Jesse Eisenberg) during 5 days he spent on the road interviewing renowned and reclusive novelist David Foster Wallace (Jason Segel). Nominated for Best Screenplay and Best Male Lead (Jason Segel) **Film Independent Spirit Awards**. Official Selection at the **Sundance Film Festival**. "*It's ultimately a movie - one of the most rigorous and thoughtful I've seen - about the ethical and existential traps our fame-crazed culture sets for the talented and the mediocre alike.*" - A.O. Scott, ***The New York Times***
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2019; 2015
63.

Enemy

Directed by **Oscar**-nominated filmmaker Denis Villeneuve (*Arrival, Sicario*) ENEMY tells the story of a university lecturer named Adam (Jake Gyllenhaal) who is nearing the end of a relationship with his girlfriend Mary (Mélanie Laurent). While watching a film, Adam spots a minor actor who looks just like him. Adam tracks down Anthony, an actor living with his pregnant wife Helen (Sarah Gadon) and engages him in a complex and dangerous struggle. Winner of five **Canadian Screen Awards** including "Achievement in Direction". Official Selection at the **Toronto International Film Festival**. "*Enemy is a bewilderingly skillful metaphysical thriller combining Swiss-watch engineering and surrealism, like one of Dali's melted timepieces.*" - Colin Covert, ***Minneapolis Star Tribune***
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2019; 2014
64.

Ex Machina

A young programmer is selected to participate in a breakthrough experiment in artificial intelligence by evaluating the human qualities of a breathtaking female A.I. Alex Garland (*Annihilation*) made his directorial debut with this cerebral thriller starring Alicia Vikander, Domhnall Gleeson, and Oscar Isaac. **Oscar** winner for Best Achievement in Visual Effects and nominated for Best Screenplay. **BAFTA** nominated for Best Film. **Golden Globe** nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role. "*The year's most seductive high-IQ drama.*" - Richard Corliss, ***TIME Magazine*** "*For a first-time director, Garland seems assured. His sharp, sparse dialogue and meticulous direction are equally compelling, and the trio of lead performances are top-notch.*" - Claudia [...]
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2019; 2015
65.

The Exception

Nothing is as it seems in this riveting World War II thriller as a wary soldier (Jai Courtney) goes to investigate a mysterious German monarch (Christopher Plummer) at his secluded mansion, leading him into a web of deceit and a dangerous love affair with a local Jewish woman (Lily James). Official Selection at the **Toronto International Film Festival**. "*The superb English stage director David Leveaux keeps the pacing taut while creating space for his actors to work their magic.*" - David Edelstein, ***New York Magazine***
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2019; 2017
66.

A Ghost Story

**Academy Award** winner Casey Affleck and Rooney Mara star as a young couple who -- after being separated by loss -- discover an eternal connection and a love that is infinite. A GHOST STORY was nominated for the John Cassavetes Award at the 2017 **Film Independent Spirit Awards**. Nominated for a Best of Next! Award at the **Sundance Film Festival**. *"A simple, wrenching story of love and loss that pries open a window onto eternity."* - Justin Chang, ***The Los Angeles Times***
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2019; 2017
67.

Good Time

Robert Pattinson stars in this fast-paced heist thriller about a bank robber who will stop at nothing to free his brother from prison, launching him into a night-long odyssey through New York’s dark and dangerous criminal underworld. Nominated for the Palme d'Or and winner of Best Composer at the **Cannes Film Festival**. Nominated for Best Director and Best Male Lead (Robert Pattinson) at the **Film Independent Spirit Awards**. *"Pattinson's performance is one of the year's finest and a revelation for anyone who has wanted to pigeonhole him as an actor."* - Adam Graham, ***The Detroit News*** *"...When was the last time a film grabbed you by the lapels and refused to let go?"* - Ty Burr, ***The Boston Globe***
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2019; 2017
68.

Green Room

After witnessing a shocking crime, a young rock band is unexpectedly thrust into a life-or-death battle to escape the clutches of a diabolical club owner and his ruthless henchmen in this white-knuckle thriller. Official Selection at the **Cannes Film Festival** and the **Toronto International Film Festival**. "*An exquisitely crafted love letter to John Carpenter, and the rare horror ensemble that gives as much care to the villains as to the victims.*" - Jeffrey Bloomer, ***Slate*** "*An impeccably crafted cinematic torture machine - in the best possible way.*" - Bilge Ebiri, ***Village Voice***
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2019; 2016
69.

The Killing of a Sacred Deer

Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos (*The Favourite, The Lobster, Dogtooth*) and staring Colin Farrell and Nicole Kidman, THE KILLING OF A SACRED DEER is a heart-stopping thriller about a surgeon whose family is terrorized by a depraved teenager determined to take revenge on the doctor for a fatal past mistake. Winner of Best Screenplay at the **Cannes Film Festival**. Nominated for Best Supporting Male and Best Cinematography at the **Film Independent Spirit Awards**. "*With uniformly great performances throughout the cast and Lanthimos' stunning eye for detail and composition, this is one of the most unforgettable films of the year.*" - Brian Tallerico, ***RogerEbert.com***
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2019; 2017
70.

Locke

Ivan Locke (Tom Hardy) is a successful businessman dedicated to his loving wife and children. But tonight, everything will change, as a series of phone calls triggers a shocking chain of events -- and unravels Ivan's seemingly perfect life over the course of a single, unforgettable intense car ride. Official Selection at the **Venice Film Festival** and the **Sundance Film Festival**. Winner of Best Screenplay at the **British Independent Film Awards**. "*A magnificent drama that resounds with powerful, universal themes.*" - Claudia Puig, ***USA Today***
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2019; 2014
71.

The Lovers

In this scalpel-sharp, deliciously grown-up comedy, a husband and wife, each embroiled in a secret, extramarital affair, are sent reeling when they suddenly fall for the least likely person imaginable – one another. Nominated for Best Screenplay at the **Film Independent Spirit Awards**. Official Selection at the **Tribeca Film Festival**. "*Just about every step of the way, the dialogue crackles and the performances are electric.*" - Richard Roeper, ***Chicago Sun-Times***
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2019; 2017
72.

Menashe

In this heartwarming and fascinating story that gives a first-time glimpse into a notoriously secret community, a loving orthodox Jewish father fights against tradition in order to keep custody of his only son after his wife passes away. Nominated for Best First Feature at the **Film Independent Spirit Awards**. Nominated for a Best of Next! Award at the **Sundance Film Festival**. "*The subtle on-screen chemistry between father and son gives this sweet and poignant drama a solid emotional base.*" - Bruce DeMara, ***The Toronto Star***
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2019; 2017
73.

Moonlight

**Oscar-winner** for Best Picture, MOONLIGHT is a moving and transcendent look at three defining chapters in the life of Chiron, a young man growing up in Miami. His epic journey to adulthood, as a shy outsider dealing with difficult circumstances, is guided by support, empathy and love from the most unexpected places. Winner of multiple **Oscars** including Best Picture, Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role and Best Adapted Screenplay. **Golden Globe** winner for Best Motion Picture - Drama. Winner of Best Feature, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Cinematography and Best Editing at the **Film Independent Spirit Awards**. *"If you think art should challenge us, then you will embrace writer-director Barry Jenkins' exquisitely crafted drama "Moonlight." It's a true Ame [...]
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2019; 2016
74.

A Most Violent Year

A searing crime drama set in New York City during the winter of 1981, statistically the most dangerous year in the city’s history. Starring Oscar Isaac and Jessica Chastain, this gripping story plays out within a maze of rampant political and industry corruption plaguing the streets of a city in decay. A MOST VIOLENT YEAR examines one mans determined climb up amorally crooked ladder, where simmering rivalries and unprovoked attacks threaten his business, family, and - above all - his own unwavering belief in the righteousness of his path. Jessica Chastain was nominated for a **Golden Globe** for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role for her performance. Nominated for Best Screenplay and Best Supporting Female at the **Film Independent Spirit Awards**. "*A revelation: me [...]
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2019; 2014
75.

Oasis: Supersonic

From the **Oscar** winning producers of *Amy* comes a riveting look at the meteoric rise of seminal 90's rock band *Oasis*, immersing us in the raucous rock stars’ fast-paced world of electrifying music, wild debauchery, and epic fraternal feuding. Winner of Best Documentary at the **UK Empire Awards**. "*Supersonic" boasts an ear-blasting, you-are-there immediacy, utilizing a treasure trove of archival photos and footage to make you feel present.*" - Mark Caro, ***The Chicago Sun-Times***
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2019; 2016
76.

Obvious Child

When a Brookyln comedian (Jenny Slate) gets dumped and fired, she has a one-night stand and ends up pregnant -- just in time for the worst/best Valentine's day of her life. Nominated for Best First Feature and Best Female Lead at the **Film Independent Spirit Awards**. Winner of the Red Crown Producer's Award at the **Sundance Film Festival**. "*Robespierre and company deserve high praise for tackling a story with such a difficult subject at its heart, with a combination of grace, humor and courage.*" - Bruce DeMara, ***The Toronto Star***
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2019; 2014
77.

The Sea of Trees

Matthew McConaughey stars as a professor with a troubled past traveling to a Japanese forest with a dark history. There he meets a mysterious stranger who takes him on a life-changing journey of love, discovery and redemption. Nominated for a Palme d'Or at the **Cannes Film Festival**. "*A sumptuous, rewarding experience. "The Sea of Trees" is quietly mesmerizing and exceedingly wise, understanding there is profundity in every direction one gazes.*" - Dustin Putman, ***TheFilmFile.com***
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2019; 2016
78.

The Spectacular Now

Sutter Keely (Miles Teller), a high school kid with effortless charm and the self-proclaimed "life of the party," is having the perfect senior year -- until he loses both his girlfriend and his part-time job. But when he meets Aimee (Shailene Woodley), the "nice girl" next door, an unlikely romance begins as Sutter and Aimee struggle to overcome their differences and help each other through the many challenges of growing up. Nominated for Best Screenplay and Best Female Lead at the **Film Independent Spirit Awards**. Winner of a Special Jury Prize at the **Sundance Film Festival**. "*The film is engrossing all the way through, the sweetest, saddest, most humane movie I've seen all year.*" - Colin Covert, ***Minneapolis Star Tribune***
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2019; 2013
79.

Swiss Army Man

Hank (Paul Dano) is stranded on a deserted island and given up all hope. Everything changes when a corpse named Manny (Daniel Radcliffe) washes ashore. The two become fast friends, and go on an epic adventure to bring Hank back to the woman of his dreams. Nominated for Best First Feature and Best Editing at the **Film Independent Spirit Awards**. Winner of a Directing Award at the **Sundance Film Festival**. "*Sometimes hilarious, ultimately poignant, "Swiss Army Man" is a picture like no other.*" - Soren Andersen, ***The Seattle Times*** "*Impossible to categorize, this stunningly original mix of the macabre and the magical combines comedy, tragedy, fantasy and love story into an utterly singular package that's beholden to no rules but its own.*" - Jeannette Catsoulis, ***The New Yo [...]
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2019; 2016
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While We're Young

Directed by Noah Baumbach and powered by great performances by Ben Stiller, Adam Driver, Naomi Watts and Amanda Seyfried, WHILE WE'RE YOUNG is a funny cross-generational comedy about aging, ambition and success, as well as a moving portrait of a marriage tested by the invading forces of youth. Official Selection at the **Toronto International Film Festival**. "*This delicious satire about aging hipsters and their discontents is everything we've come to expect from the best of Noah Baumbach, as well as several things more.*" - Kenneth Turan, ***The Los Angeles Times***
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2019; 2015