Keyword: episodic

Pulp Fiction

Pulp Fiction (1994)

Rated: R Runtime: 149 minutes Release date: 10/13/1994
An inside look at a memorable community of criminals. Prizefighter Butch Coolidge has decided to stop payment on a deal he's made with the devil. Honey Bunny and Pumpkin are a couple of young lovers and small time thieves who decide they need a change of venue. Meanwhile, two career criminals, Vincent Vega and Jules, go about their daily business of shooting up other crooks who are late on...
Flirt

Flirt (1996)

Rated: R Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 08/06/1996
Dizzying and deadpan in the best Hartley style, "Flirt" begins in New York City with the story of Bill, whose girlfriend gives him an ultimatum a few hours before leaving for a trip to Paris: make a commitment or end the relationship. Asking for ninety minutes to think it over, he sets out to investigate the only remaining romantic possibility in his life--a married woman named Margaret. Instead...
Beaumarchais: The Scoundrel

Beaumarchais: The Scoundrel (1997)

Rated: None Runtime: 116 minutes Release date: 10/23/1997
A portrait of the complex life of 18th century gadfly Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais, most noted for his plays "Barber of Seville" and "The Marriage of Figaro." Although a talented playwright, Beaumarchais's social activities were not confined to the stage, in fact he conspired with France's leaders in aiding rebels from the American colonies. Beaumarchais's controversial political...
Beyond the Clouds

Beyond the Clouds (1999)

Rated: None Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 11/30/1999
A mosaic of four stories about love and desire tied together by the story of a filmmaker who observes the relationships of young couples. The first episode, "Chronicle of a Love That Never Was," follows a young traveler to Ferrara who falls in love with a woman he meets, but falls asleep in his room and leaves her waiting in vain. Two years later they meet again, but he chooses to leave rather...
Distant Voices, Still Lives

Distant Voices, Still Lives (1989)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/27/1989
A portrait of a Catholic working class family in Liverpool in the 1940s and 1950s.
Ten

The Ten (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 08/02/2007
Ten blasphemous comedic stories inspired by the Biblical Commandments. Each tale unfolds in a different style, but with characters and themes that overlap, as told by a narrator who, in turn, has his own moral problems.

Rio, I Love You (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/16/2014
Comprised of short films, each by a different director, set in different neighborhoods of Rio de Janeiro.
Dead Time Stories

Dead Time Stories (1986)

Rated: R Runtime: 81 minutes Release date: 11/28/1986

Enormous Changes at the Last Minute (1984)

Rated: R Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 12/31/1984
Three separate stories about women and men trying to cope with their relationships with each other, parents and children.
California Suite

California Suite (1977)

Rated: PG Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 12/31/1977
Five couples face their own personal struggles during a pre-Academy Awards weekend at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Nightmares

Nightmares (1982)

Rated: R Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 12/31/1982

What's It All About (1993)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 11/29/1993
Fifteen free-standing vignettes based on the short stories by popular Catalan writer Quim Monzo, all of which serve as acerbic observations on the modus operandi of the human animal in matters amorous, emotional and sexual.
Creepshow

Creepshow (1982)

Rated: R Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 11/09/1982
Five horror stories are presented in this anthology: A murdered man returns to get his Father's Day cake; a farmer finds a meteor that causes everything that touches it to grow; a vengeful cuckold buries his wife and her boyfriend up to their necks on the beach and waits for high tide; a professor plans to feed his nagging wife to a creature that lives under the college steps; and a nasty...
Bancs publics

Bancs publics (2009)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/07/2009
As she does every morning, Lucie takes advantage of her journey to work to lose herself for a while in the pages of a good book. And as she does every morning, she joins her colleagues at the office with a smile. It's a working day just like any other. Then suddenly all activity in the office stops. All attention is turned towards the window of the opposite building opposite and a banner reading:...
Monster Club

The Monster Club (1980)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 11/29/1980
Chacun son cinema

Chacun son cinema (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/29/2007
A collection of 33 short films made by a group of 35 directors, hailing from 5 continents and 25 different countries. The participants each made their own three-minute film on the theme of the movie theatre, a place sacred to the world's film buffs.
Dir: Wong Kar Wai
With: N/A
Mystery Train

Mystery Train (1989)

Rated: R Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 11/16/1989
An exploration of Memphis, Tennessee seen through the eyes of non-Americans.
Sunday Lovers

Sunday Lovers (1981)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 123 minutes Release date: 01/31/1981

The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 1 - The Moab Story (2003)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/29/2003
An epic tale, covering more than sixty years, from 1928 when the existence of Uranium was first considered, to the collapse of the Berlin Wall, and the end of the Cold War in 1989. Tulse Luper, a writer and a project-maker, is caught up in a life of prisons. There are a total of sixteen prisons in the story starting in South Wales, when Luper is ten years old, locked up for three hours by his...
Twilight Zone - the Movie

Twilight Zone - the Movie (1983)

Rated: PG Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 06/23/1983
Four separate stories in one movie. First a racist businessman gets the tables turned on him when he is transported back in time to being persued by Nazis in 1940s France, becomes an African-American at a KKK rally in the 1950s South, and and then a Vietnamese in 1960s Vietnam. The second story centers around an old man who makes the wishes of residents at a retirement home come true when he...
Paris, I Love You

Paris, I Love You (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 05/03/2007
Through the neighborhoods of Paris, love is veiled, revealed, imitated, sucked dry, reinvented and awakened. A group of internationally renowned directors rediscover the city of Paris in a collective work about love.
Night on Earth

Night on Earth (1992)

Rated: R Runtime: 128 minutes Release date: 04/30/1992
Five stories, each involving the relationship between a cab driver and his or her passenger, that take place simultaneously around the globe during the course of one night.
Beaver Trilogy

Beaver Trilogy (1997)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 83 minutes Release date: 11/29/1997
Divided into three segments, Part 1, "The Beaver Kid," documents an encounter video maker Trent Harris had in 1979, in the alien state of Utah, with a young man who adores and impersonates Olivia Newton-John. Part 2, "The Beaver Kid 2," is a fantastic restaging, two years later, of this poignant and bizarre tale. Finally Part 3, "The Orkly Kid," is the story of a querulous clown prince, who leaves...
I am Cuba

I am Cuba (1995)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 141 minutes Release date: 03/07/1995
Hidden away in the Soviet archives for three decades, I AM CUBA is a wildly schizophrenic celebration of Communist kitsch, mixing Slavic solemnity with Latin sensuality--a whirling, feverish dance through both the sensuous decadence of Batista's Havana and the grinding poverty and oppression of the Cuban people. In four stories of the revolution, Mikhail Kalatov's astonishingly acrobatic camera...