Keyword: human nature

Planet of the Apes

Planet of the Apes (1968)

Rated: R Runtime: 112 minutes Release date: 01/30/1968
Three astronauts awaken from a cryogenic sleep after crash landing in the distant future on a mysterious planet on which apes are the intelligent, ruling species and humans are mute animals. Hunted and taken prisoner, one astronaut, Taylor, threatens the carefully guarded beliefs of this alien civilization and must fight for his survival.
Cheap Thrills

Cheap Thrills (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
Craig is a struggling family man who loses his low-wage job and is threatened with eviction. In an effort to delay telling his family, he heads to a local bar and encounters an old friend. The two friends are roped into a round of drinks by a charismatic and obscenely wealthy stranger along with his mysterious wife. The couple engages the two friends in a series of innocent dares in exchange for...
Alpha Alert

Alpha Alert (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/18/2014
When a terrorist attack on Washington D.C. leaves three war veterans suffering from PTSD trapped in an elevator together, the isolation and highly stressful situation brings previous wartime experiences to the surface. While dark forces are at work outside the elevator, a battle for control and survival ensues inside.
After the Dark

After the Dark (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 02/06/2014
In an international school in Jakarta, a philosophy class is having its last session. The professor challenges twenty-one graduating seniors to select ten who would take shelter underground and reboot the human race in the event of a nuclear attack.
I Give it a Year

I Give it a Year (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 02/07/2013
Ambitious Nat and struggling novelist Josh have been extremely happy together since they first met at a party. Despite the differences between Josh the thinker and Nat the doer, the spark between them is obvious. So, their wedding is a dream come true for them, but none of their family, friends or even the minister who marries them believes that their marriage will last. And Josh has an...
Snowpiercer

Snowpiercer (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 125 minutes Release date: 06/26/2014
Climate change has made the planet uninhabitable. Those few who survived the planet's demise live aboard a train that perpetually circles the same track. The tail section is like a slum, filled with people who are cold and hungry, forced to live by their wits, while the front section contains the chosen few, who indulge in alcohol and drugs in luxurious surroundings. The world inside the train is...
Visitors

Visitors (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 01/23/2014
In a wordless portrait of modern life, comprised of only seventy-four, black and white shots, humanity's trancelike relationship with technology is explored. A relationship which, when commandeered by extreme emotional states, produces massive effects far beyond the human species.
That Demon Within

That Demon Within (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 112 minutes Release date: 04/17/2014
A dutiful police officer Dave Wong is guilt-ridden over saving the life of a crime boss. So when the crime head continues his violent and extreme ways, Dave's obsession gets the better of him and he devises an outlandish plot to cause the syndicate to implode.
Zero Charisma

Zero Charisma (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 10/10/2013
Gamer geek Scott Weidemeyer lives with his ill-tempered grandmother and works in a crummy doughnut shop. Once a week, he takes on the role of Game Master, guiding his role-players through a tabletop journey of fantasy and adventure. But when neo-nerd hipster Miles joins his game, Scott begins to resent all the attention Miles receives from other players. Determined to reclaim his power, Scott...

The Time is...Now (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 09/26/2013
This film shows how common people trapped in uncommon situations become survivors instead of victims. These are people from America, Kenya, the United Kingdom, Israel and Palestine who have survived bombings, torture, close encounters with death and the loss of relatives and friends. They have survived extreme crises with only their inner power and faith. War psychologists, spiritual leaders and...
Dir: Vishal
With: N/A
Farewell to Fools

A Farewell to Fools (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 03/06/2014
Once upon a time, during WWII, somewhere in Nazi occupied Romania, a night of comic misadventures ensues when a boy discovers a dead soldier. The German authorities demand that the perpetrator must be identified or the town leaders will be shot the following morning. In their desperation, led by Father Johanis, their salvation seems to lie in convincing the town "fool", Ipu, to agree to confess...

Experimenter, The Stanley Milgram Story (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/04/2014
In 1961, Dr. Stanley Milgram conducted controversial experiments designed to explore the human response to authority. Obsessed with probing man's capacity for evil, this Jewish son of Hungarian and Romanian immigrants was consumed by his search to understand how civilized human beings can participate in inhumane acts, and how such efficient, systematic, and cruel events as genocide can take place...

Savages (1971)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 12/31/1971
After chancing upon an abandoned mansion, a band of savages adapt to new social codes and rituals, but fundamental characteristics still survive.
Rooster of St-Victor

The Rooster of St-Victor (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/20/2014
The mayor of St-Victor is proud of the orderliness and thriving economy his village. He gives full credit for the town's success to one individual, his valiant and punctual rooster, who awakens all the villagers at precisely 4 o'clock in the morning, every day of the week including Sundays, Saturdays and holidays. But the townsfolk, who have had enough, meet and decide unanimously that the animal...