Keyword: melancholy

Grey

The Grey (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 01/26/2012
Ottway, a man grieving for the wife he lost, is forced to lead a group of roughneck guys in their fight to survive when their plane crashes in the remote Alaskan wilderness. Battling injuries and merciless weather, the men must escape the icy elements along with a cunning pack of wolves on the hunt.
Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 141 minutes Release date: 05/09/2013
Would-be writer Nick Carraway leaves the Midwest and travels to New York City in the spring of 1922, an era of loosening morals, glittering jazz, bootleg kings and sky-rocketing stocks. Chasing his own American Dream, Nick lands next door to a mysterious, party-giving millionaire, Jay Gatsby and across the bay from his cousin Daisy Buchanan and her philandering, blue-blooded husband, Tom. Through...
Saving Private Ryan

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Rated: R Runtime: 170 minutes Release date: 07/23/1998
James Ryan, who has parachuted into France during the Allied invasion of Europe, has just lost three brothers in combat. Government policy dictates that he should return home lest his family be deprived of all its male offspring. A team of soldiers, led by Captain John Miller and fresh from the beaches of Normandy, is assembled to find and save Private Ryan.
Carrie

Carrie (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 10/17/2013
Carrie White is a shy outcast at high school and has been sheltered by her deeply religious mother. When Carrie is pushed too far at her senior prom, she unleashes telekinetic terror on the entire town.
Inside Llewyn Davis

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 12/05/2013
Llewyn Davis is at a crossroads. Guitar in tow, huddled against the unforgiving New York winter, he is struggling to make it as a musician against seemingly insurmountable obstacles - some of them of his own making. Living at the mercy of both friends and strangers, scaring up what work he can find, Llewyn's misadventures take him from the baskethouses of the Village to an empty Chicago club - on...
Coming Home

Coming Home (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/28/2014
Lu Yanshi and Feng Wanyu are a devoted married couple forced to separate when Lu is arrested and sent to a labor camp as a political prisoner, just as his wife is injured in an accident. Lu returns home to find that Feng has amnesia and remembers little of her past. Although she waits for her husband's return, she doesn't recognize Lu, who determines to resurrect their past together and reawaken...
All the Light in the Sky

All the Light in the Sky (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 79 minutes Release date: 11/29/2011
An actress in her mid-40s is wondering what her life holds for her next when a visit from her 25-year-old niece forces her to reflect on aging in Hollywood and her relationships with men.
Double

The Double (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 05/08/2014
Simon James is a timid office clerk working in an ominous government organization. He is overlooked by his boss and colleagues, scorned by his mother, and ignored by Hannah, the lovely copy room girl he pines for. Undermined and undervalued everywhere he turns, it seems that his directionless life couldn't get any worse-until the arrival of James Simon, his new co-worker. James is both Simon's...
Frank

Frank (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 08/14/2014
A young wannabe musician, Jon, finds himself out of his depth when he joins an avant-garde pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank, a musical genius who hides himself inside a large fake head, and his terrifying bandmate Clara.
Road to Paloma

Road to Paloma (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 07/10/2014
A Native American named Wolf is on the run after avenging his mother's murder. As he flees across the desolate American West on his motorcycle, he meets Cash, a down and out musician who is coping with the end of his marriage. An unlikely friendship develops as they ride together towards the Teton mountain range, where Wolf will spread his mother's ashes.
Lullaby

Lullaby (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 06/12/2014
25-year-old Jonathan Lowenstein lives in Los Angeles, estranged from his wealthy upper Eastside New York family. One day he gets the call that his father, Robert, who has been ill for ten years, has 36 hours to live and he rushes to New York where he is joined by his mother Rachel and sister Karen. Jonathan's father reveals he is tired of fighting his battle with cancer, and has requested that he...
Two Lives

Two Lives (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 02/27/2014
Europe 1990. The Berlin Wall has just crumbled: Katrine, raised in East Germany, but living in Norway for the past 20 years, is a "war child" - the result of a romance between a Norwegian woman and a German occupation soldier during World War II. She enjoys a happy family life with her mother, her husband, daughter and granddaughter. But when a lawyer asks her and her mother to testify in a trial...

The Homesman (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/06/2014
Birth

Birth (2004)

Rated: R Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 10/28/2004
Anna is a young widow who is finally getting on with her life after the death of her husband, Sean. Now engaged to be married, Anna meets a ten-year-old boy who tells her he is Sean reincarnated. Though his story is both unsettling and absurd, Anna can't get the boy out of her mind. And much to the concern of her fiancée, her increased contact with him leads her to question the choices she has...
Brokeback Mountain

Brokeback Mountain (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 134 minutes Release date: 12/08/2005
Early one morning in Signal, Wyoming, Ennis Del Mar and Jack Twist meet while lining up for employment with local rancher Joe Aguirre. The world which Ennis and Jack have been born into is, at once, changing rapidly and yet scarcely evolving. Both young men seem certain of their set places in the heartland--obtaining steady work, marrying, and raising a family--and yet they hunger for something...
Chapman

Chapman (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 84 minutes Release date: 05/08/2014
Alex Fletcher, a locksmith trapped inside the wreckage of a life numbed by drugs and regret, receives an unexpected and troubling letter that draws him back to his childhood home, an idyllic town in the Colorado Rockies. Although facing heartbreaking memories and the demons from his past is anything but idyllic, Alex's journey does lead to a confrontation that may be the key to his emotional...
Old Joy

Old Joy (2006)

Rated: None Runtime: 76 minutes Release date: 08/24/2006
Two old friends, Kurt and Mark, reunited for a weekend camping trip in the Cascade mountain range east of Portland, Oregon. For Mark, the weekend outing offers a respite from the pressure of his imminent fatherhood; for Kurt, it is part of a long series of carefree adventures. As the hour progress and the landscape evolves, the twin seekers move through a range of subtle emotions, enacting a...
Retrieval

The Retrieval (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 03/13/2014
On the outskirts of the Civil War, a fatherless 13-year-old boy is sent north by his bounty hunter gang on a dangerous mission to retrieve a wanted man under false pretense. During their journey towards the unwitting man's reckoning, the initially distant pair develops unexpected bonds. As his feelings grow, the boy is consumed by conflicting emotions and a gut wrenching ultimate decision: betray...
Cast Away

Cast Away (2000)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 143 minutes Release date: 12/21/2000
Chuck Noland, an engaged, workaholic Federal Express inspector, travels around the world testing the effectiveness of international shipping offices. His frenetic schedule puts a strain on his relationship with longtime girlfriend Helen. But when a plane crash leaves him stranded and isolated from other human beings on a remote Pacific island for four years, Chuck slowly becomes transformed both...
Wait

The Wait (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 01/30/2014
An enigmatic phone call from a psychic catapults a family into a state of suspended belief while waiting for their recently deceased mother to be resurrected. One sister believes the claim, and the other staunchly opposes it until she encounters a chance at love, giving her hope that anything, even resurrection, is possible.
Elena

Elena (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 82 minutes Release date: 05/29/2014
Elena, a young Brazilian woman, travels to New York with the same dream as her mother, to become a movie actress. She leaves behind her childhood spent in hiding during the years of the military dictatorship. She also leaves Petra, her seven-year-old sister. Two decades later, Petra also becomes an actress and goes to New York in search of Elena. She only has a few clues about her: home movies...
Dir: Petra Costa
With: N/A
Summer in February

Summer in February (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 06/13/2013
Craving excitement and freedom, beautiful and enigmatic Florence Carter-Wood flees London, joining her brother and a group of artists on the beautiful Cornish coast on the eve of the Great War. The star of this bohemian world is the charismatic and larger than life AJ Munnings. AJ and his best friend Gilbert Evans both fall head over heels in love with Florence, but despite her feelings for...

Lullaby (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 06/12/2014
Jonathan has been estranged from his family while his father has fought illness for the past decade. When Jonathan receives word that his ailing father has chosen to take himself off life support in less than forty-eight hours, what follows is an unexpected journey of love, laughter, and forgiveness.
Chlorine

Chlorine (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 02/27/2014
In the town of Copper Canyon, people are cashing in on an economic housing boom, and the local country club is buzzing about the investment opportunity. Once vivacious couple, Roger and Georgie Lent have settled into a complacent lifestyle of mediocrity where their marriage is falling apart and their children are turning away from them. Nonetheless, desperately discontent Georgie, pushes Roger...
Unrelated

Unrelated (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 06/26/2014
Childless and in a deteriorating marriage, Anna fears she is condemned to a life on the periphery of events. Everything she is discovering now, she has arrived at too late. A summer holiday, with the family of an old school friend, becomes a reminder of a life she has not lived. Sexual tensions simmer and Anna believes she has found a second chance. But as events slowly unravel, and the strains...