Keyword: quirky

Mr. Peabody & Sherman

Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 03/06/2014
Mr. Peabody, the most accomplished dog in the world, and his mischievous boy Sherman use their time machine-the Wabac-to go on the most outrageous adventures known to man or dog. But when Sherman takes the Wabac out for a joyride to impress his friend Penny, they accidentally rip a hole in the universe, wreaking havoc on the most important events in world history. Before they forever alter the...
(500) Days of Summer

(500) Days of Summer (2009)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 07/16/2009
Tom believes, even in this cynical modern world, in the notion of a transforming, cosmically destined, lightning-strikes-once kind of love. Summer doesn't. Not at all. But that doesn't stop Tom from going after her, again and again, like a modern Don Quixote, with all his might and courage. Suddenly, Tom is in love not just with a lovely, witty, intelligent woman -but with the very idea of Summer...
They Came Together

They Came Together (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 83 minutes Release date: 06/26/2014
When Joel and Molly meet, it's hate at first sight: his big Corporate Candy Company threatens to shut down her quirky indie candy shop. Plus, Joel is hung up on his sexy ex. But amazingly, they fall in love, until they break up about two thirds of the way through, and Molly starts dating her accountant. But then right at the end well you'll just have to see. (Hint: Joel makes a big speech and they...

Gahan Wilson: Born Dead, Still Weird (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 10/10/2013
For over 50 years, Gahan Wilson has been known for his ghoulish, twisted visions that combine horrific elements with comedy, as well as political and ecological cartoons. His cartoons have appeared in Playboy Magazine, The New Yorker, National Lampoon, The New York Times, Colliers and Look. This documentary takes an intimate look at Wilson's bizarre and personal inspirations, the inner workings of...
Odd Thomas

Odd Thomas (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 12/24/2012
Small-town fry cook Odd Thomas is an ordinary guy with a paranormal secret: he sees dead people, everywhere. When a creepy stranger shows-up with an entourage of ghostly bodachs - predators who feed on pain and portend mass destruction - Odd knows that his town is in serious trouble. Teaming up with his sweetheart Stormy and the local sheriff, Odd plunges into an epic battle of good vs evil to try...
Wish I Was Here

Wish I Was Here (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 07/17/2014
Aiden is an actor who hasn't booked a part in years, while his wife, Sarah, has played the role of family breadwinner, holding down a steady but dull job. Their children have been able to attend an expensive yeshiva school, thanks to Aiden's father who criticizes his son for abandoning his Jewish roots. When Aiden's father announces he has an aggressive cancer and must reserve his money for costly...

Hello (2004)

Rated: None Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2004
When Max, urged on by "Risk Management," a self-help book for the hapless, decides to approach his fellow ferry-commuter Rory, he hopes simply saying hello might change his life for the better. But Rory only accepts contact by contract. Max finds he can play along. As the two negotiate a whirlwind relationship on paper, Rory slowly lets down her guard; but when her unresolved personal life...
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...
Girl Most Likely

Girl Most Likely (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 07/18/2013
Imogene is a failed New York playwright awkwardly navigating the transition from Next Big Thing to Last Year's News. After both her career and relationship hit the skids, she's forced to make the humiliating move back home to New Jersey with her eccentric mother and younger brother. Adding further insult to injury, there's a strange man sleeping in her old bedroom and an even stranger man sleeping...
It's Me, It's Me

It's Me, It's Me (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 11/07/2013
Hitoshi Nagano, an electronics store employee, picks up a cell phone left behind by a customer, calls the customer's mother pretending to be her son and requests she transfer money to his bank account. What Hitoshi thinks is an easy way to make money turns into something far more complicated.
Fantastic Fear Of Everything

A Fantastic Fear Of Everything (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 02/06/2014
Jack is a children's author turned crime novelist whose detailed research into the lives of Victorian serial killers has turned him into a paranoid wreck, persecuted by an irrational fear of being murdered. When Jack is thrown a life-line by his long-suffering agent, and a mysterious Hollywood executive takes a sudden and inexplicable interest in Jack's script, what should be his "big break"...

Tomorrow Night (1998)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/30/1998
Charles is the cranky owner of a photo shop with a rather unique fetish. His efforts to clear his storage area of unclaimed photographs lead him to a variety of interesting encounters with a slew of colorful characters.
Mood Indigo

Mood Indigo (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 125 minutes Release date: 07/17/2014
Wealthy bachelor Colin lives in Paris, where his hobbies include developing his pianocktail (a cocktail-making piano) and devouring otherworldly dishes prepared by his trusty chef Nicolas. When Colin learns that his best friend Chick, a fellow acolyte of the philosopher Jean-Sol Partre, has a new American girlfriend, our lonely hero attends a friend's party in hopes of falling in love himself. He...
Bottled Up

Bottled Up (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 84 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
Single mother Fay lives with her adult daughter Sylvie who many months after a car accident, still continues to complain of back pain. After refusing physical therapy, it becomes clear to everyone but Fay that her daughter is addicted to pain killers. When Becket, an earnest environmentalist, moves to town, Fay quickly befriends him, hoping that he will be the solution to Sylvie's problems.
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.
Science of Sleep

The Science of Sleep (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 09/21/2006
Stephane Miroux is an eccentric young man whose dreams constantly invade his waking life. While slumbering, he is the charismatic host of "Stephane TV," expounding on "The Science of Sleep" in front of cardboard cameras. In "real life," he has a boring job at a Parisian calendar publisher and pines for Stephanie, the girl in the apartment across the hall. While Stephanie is initially charmed by...
Amélie

Amélie (2001)

Rated: R Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 11/01/2001
Bursting with imagination and having seen her share of tragedy and fantasy, Amelie is not like the other girls. When she grows up she becomes a waitress in a Montmartre bar run by a former dancer. Amelie enjoys simple pleasures until she discovers that her goal in life is to help others. To that end, she invents all sorts of tricks that allow her to intervene incognito into other people's lives...
Me and You and Everyone We Know

Me and You and Everyone We Know (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 06/16/2005
Christine is a lonely artist and "Eldercab" driver who uses her fantastical artistic visions to draw her aspirations and objects of desire closer to her. Richard, a newly single shoe salesman and father of two boys, is prepared for amazing things to happen. But when he meets the captivating Christine, he panics. Life is not so oblique for Richard's seven-year-old Robby, who is having a risque...
Strange Brew

Strange Brew (1983)

Rated: PG Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 08/25/1983
Dance of Reality

The Dance of Reality (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 05/22/2014
In Chile, little Alejandro grows up within an uprooted family in the small coastal town of Tocopilla. He is pampered and protected by his mother who is a singer, but his father Jaime, an arrogant communist defying any religious authority, is harsh and violent toward him. As Jaime sets out to kill the Chilean president, Alejandro suddenly has a revelation that changes his perceptions following...
Final Member

The Final Member (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 75 minutes Release date: 04/17/2014
Paris has the Louvre. London has the Tate Modern, and New York the Metropolitan Museum. But Husavik, Iceland-a diminutive village on the fringe of the Arctic Circle-boasts the world's only museum devoted exclusively to painstakingly preserved male genitalia. Founded and curated by Sigurður "Siggi" Hjartarson, the Icelandic Phallological Museum houses four decades worth of mammalian members, from...
Dir: Jonah Bekhor
With: N/A
Vic+Flo Saw a Bear

Vic+Flo Saw a Bear (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 02/06/2014
Vic has just been released from prison and moves into a relative's house in the Canadian forest. Her lover Flo visits her and the two explore the beautiful countryside in a golf cart. Life would be calm and peaceful if only Vic's probation officer would not keep turning up. Things become even further complicated when a friendly neighborhood woman turns out to be a shadow from the past and the...
Brewster McCloud

Brewster McCloud (1969)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 12/31/1969
3 histoires d'Indiens

3 histoires d'Indiens (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/10/2014
Érik, Shayne, Alicia, Shandy-Ève and Marie-Claude are part of a new generation of Indians who are less submissive than their parents were. They struggle year-round in a daily environment of muddy streets and dilapidated houses in boredom and loneliness. Young Érik, who lives with his family in Abitibi, decides to build a TV station to bring his community together and motivate his countrymen in...
Breakfast with Curtis

Breakfast with Curtis (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 84 minutes Release date: 12/03/2013
Syd, an eccentric bookseller with delusions of grandeur fueled by red wine, caused a rift five years ago between the freewheeling bohemian residents of his house and the family next door. Now over the course of a balmy summer, he tries to draft the boy next door to make videos for his online book business. Introverted young Curtis is reluctant at first, but soon gets drawn in by Syd's creative...