Keyword: melancholy

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...
Truman Show

The Truman Show (1998)

Rated: PG Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 06/04/1998
The film that made critics sit up and take notice of Jim Carrey's dramatic chops, the legendary funnyman is Truman Burbank in "The Truman Show," director Peter Weir's satirical look at a man raised from infancy to adulthood in front of television cameras. Unbeknownst to him, Carrey lives in a bubble where actors have played his family and cameras have followed his every move since the day he was...
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.
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.
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...
Men, Women & Children

Men, Women & Children (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 09/30/2014
A group of high school teenagers and their parents attempt to navigate the many ways the internet has changed their relationships, their communication, their self-image, and their love lives. As each character and each relationship is tested, we are shown the variety of roads people choose - some tragic, some hopeful - as it becomes clear that no one is immune to this enormous social change that...
Only Lovers Left Alive

Only Lovers Left Alive (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 123 minutes Release date: 04/10/2014
Adam and Eve are two fragile and sensitive vampires who have been lovers for centuries. Both are cultured intellectuals who have evolved to a level where they no longer kill for sustenance, but still retain their innate wildness. Reclusive musician Adam lives in the ruins of contemporary Detroit, despairing about human civilization's decline and worrying about future survival. Eve, who is more...
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...
Lost In Translation

Lost In Translation (2003)

Rated: R Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 09/11/2003
Bob Harris and Charlotte are two Americans in Tokyo. Bob is a movie star in town to shoot a whiskey commercial, while Charlotte is a young woman tagging along with her workaholic photographer husband. Unable to sleep, Bob and Charlotte cross paths one night in the luxury hotel bar. This chance meeting soon becomes a surprising friendship. Charlotte and Bob venture through Tokyo, having often...
Calvary

Calvary (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 07/31/2014
Father James is a good man intent on making the world a better place, he is continually shocked and saddened by the spiteful and confrontational inhabitants of his small country town. After being threatened during confession, he must battle the dark forces closing in around him.
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.
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.

Eden (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/18/2014
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...
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...
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...
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...
Homesman

The Homesman (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 122 minutes Release date: 11/06/2014
For Those in Peril

For Those in Peril (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 10/02/2014
Aaron, a young misfit in a remote Scottish community, is the lone survivor of a strange fishing accident that claimed the lives of five men including his older brother. Spurred on by sea-going folklore and local superstition, the village blames Aaron for this tragedy, making him an outcast amongst his own people. Steadfastly refusing to believe that his brother is dead, and possessed by grief...

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...
Indigo Children

Indigo Children (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 76 minutes Release date: 01/16/2014
A mysterious girl pursues a young man in a small town in New Jersey. Coinciding deaths and a disappearance create a common thread between them as they struggle with young love and loss over the course of one summer.
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...
Sea

The Sea (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012
After the death of his wife, Anna, Max Morden retreats to The Cedars, a house by the sea where he spent his childhood summers. Reacquainting himself with places past provokes a cathartic reflection as the present draws out powerful memories from one fateful summer many years ago - memories of innocent joy, uplifting warmth but also of profound tragedy. Only an unforeseen revelation will provide a...
Stalingrad

Stalingrad (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 135 minutes Release date: 02/27/2014
It is 1942. The Soviet army plans to mount a counter-attack on the Nazi forces that occupy half of Stalingrad on the other side of river Volga. But the operation to cross the river is unsuccessful. A few soldiers who managed to get to the other side take refuge in a house on the bank of Volga. Here they find a girl who did not escape when the Germans came.