Keyword: satire

Adult World

Adult World (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 02/13/2014
Amy is a naïve, awkward aspiring poet in a post-grad existence that is going nowhere. Living with her parents in a bland upstate New York town, certain of her yet-to-be-acknowledged literary greatness and desperate for income, she begrudgingly accepts a job at Adult World, the local sex shop owned by a frisky elderly couple and staffed by diva transvestite Rubio and adorable local boy Alex. Amy...
Dictator

The Dictator (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 83 minutes Release date: 05/15/2012
Ruthless dictator Admiral General Omar Aladeen rules the oil-rich North African nation of Wadiya, beheading anyone who opposes him. Aladeen is despised by all, including the country's rightful heir to power, Tamir, who tries to assassinate him, then plots his destruction by luring him to New York where he is replaced by body double Efawadh. But the Supreme Leader begins to find his place within...
Lego Movie

The Lego Movie (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 02/06/2014
Emmet is an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average Lego minifigure who is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world. He is drafted into a fellowship of strangers on an epic quest to stop an evil tyrant, a journey for which Emmet is hopelessly under-prepared.
Robocop

Robocop (1987)

Rated: R Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 07/16/1987
In the not-to-distant-future, a newly transfered Detroit police officer is remade into an indistructable cybornetic cop after being dismembered by a gang of thungs in an abandoned warehouse. Reborn as Robocop he is programed to serve and protect the citizens of Detroit and eliminate the rampant crime in the city streets so that a massive city-wide reconstruction project can get underway. But once...
Maps to the Stars

Maps to the Stars (2015)

Rated: R Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 02/26/2015
The members of the Weiss family are making their way in Hollywood rife with money, fame, envy and relentless hauntings. Stafford Weiss is a famed TV self-help therapist with an A-list celebrity clientele. Cristina Weiss has her work cut out managing the career of their disaffected child-star son, Benjie, a fresh graduate of rehab at age 13. Yet unbeknownst to them, another member of the Weiss...
Leviathan

Leviathan (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 141 minutes Release date: 12/30/2014
Kolya lives in a small town near the Barents Sea, in contemporary Russia. He has his own auto-repair shop which stands right next to the house where he lives with wife Lilya and his son from a prior marriage. Vadim Sergeyich, the mayor of the town, wants to take away Kolya's business, house and land. First, he tries buying him off, at a price that is far less than the land is worth, but Kolya does...
Hits

Hits (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 02/12/2015
A small town in upstate New York is populated by people who wallow in unrealistic expectations. There, fame, delusion, earnestness, and recklessness meet, shake hands, and disrupt the lives around them.
Zero Theorem

The Zero Theorem (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 12/18/2013
Qohen Leth is an eccentric and reclusive computer genius plagued with existential angst. Living in isolation in a burned-out church, Qohen is obsessively working on a mysterious project personally delegated to him by Management aimed at discovering the meaning of life - or the lack thereof - once and for all. Increasingly disturbed by unwanted visits from people he doesn't fully trust, including...
Alan Partridge

Alan Partridge (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 04/03/2014
Alan Partridge has had his ups and downs in life. As host of a national, live television show he was responsible for the death of a guest. He recently suffered a nervous breakdown and his self-published book, "Bouncing Back," remains unsold. Now a morning DJ in Dundee, he's in fear of losing his job when the station is taken over by a conglomerate. So to protect his position, Alan decides to...
Dear White People

Dear White People (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 10/16/2014
The unexpected election of activist Samantha White as head of a traditionally black residence hall sets up a college campus culture war that challenges conventional notions of what it means to be black. While Sam leverages her notoriety as host of the provocative and polarizing radio show "Dear White People" to try to prevent the college from diversifying Armstrong Parker House, outgoing...

The Story of F*** (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/04/2014
Bad Parents

Bad Parents (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/05/2014
Kathy, a suburban mom, signs her seven-year-old daughter up for club soccer thinking it will be a great change of pace from her own days of carpools, laundry, and household drudgery. With one stroke of the pen, Kathy finds herself thrust into the dog-eat-dog world of over-zealous hyper-competitive youth sports obsessed parents.
Eternity: The Movie

Eternity: The Movie (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 10/16/2014
Regrettable fashion, synthesized riffs, and power ballads dominate the 1985 music scene. That's when Todd Lucas, a young and talented musician, moves to Los Angeles in hopes of making it big. Searching for someone to share his passion for smooth R&B music, Todd meets up with BJ Fairchild, a cocky loner who is convinced his life is more glamorous than it is. The two musicians have big dreams but...

A Convenient Truth (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: 82 minutes Release date: 02/19/2015
A documentary crew follows California assemblyman, Coleman Burleson, as he presents his plan to cure the climate crisis, energy issues, unemployment, illegal immigration, obesity, our dependence on foreign oil, and more with one unprecedented solution - to hire undocumented workers to ride bicycles that generate electricity in his factory.
Charlie Wilson's War

Charlie Wilson's War (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 12/20/2007
Charlie Wilson was a bachelor congressman from Texas who had a habit of showing up in hot tubs with strippers and cocaine. His "Good Time Charlie" exterior, however, masked an extraordinary mind, a deep sense of patriotism and a passion for the underdog, and in the early 1980s the underdog was Afghanistan--which had just been brutally invaded by the Russians. Charlie's longtime friend and patron...
President

De President (2011)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/14/2011
Joes is an illegal Morrocan who makes it to President of the Netherlands. He learns that it is easy to win the support of the people --but ruling them is a completely different story.
Visioneers

Visioneers (2008)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 05/30/2008
George is stuck in a bleary average job working as a mid-level manager in the surreal Jeffers Corporation. When people start spontaneously exploding because of their uneventful lives, George's doctor warns him that if he doesn't get out of his rut he could be the next to explode. As his co-workers continue to detonate, George is forced to reevaluate his mundane existence before he's the next...
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...
Obama Effect

The Obama Effect (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 07/12/2012
John Thomas is an insurance salesman in his 50's who suffers from serious health issues. Motivated by a misguided obsession with getting Barack Obama elected, John takes on an overwhelming involvement in the Presidential campaign. While John becomes obsessed with the ideals of change that Obama represents for Americans, he has in turn neglected to create positive change in his own life...
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...
Believe Me

Believe Me (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 09/25/2014
Just months earlier, Sam was a typical college senior focused on keg stands, hookups and graduation. But when a surprise tuition bill threatens his dream of law school, he's forced to think outside the box. He convinces his three roommates they can make a killing on the gullible church crowd, and the guys start a sham charity,
Earth Girls Are Easy

Earth Girls Are Easy (1989)

Rated: PG Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 05/11/1989
He's Way More Famous Than You

He's Way More Famous Than You (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 05/09/2013
When former "Squid and the Whale" starlet, Halley Feiffer loses her boyfriend, her agent and her career in one fell swoop, she realizes that something in her life has to change she has to become "way more famous!" So, armed with a stolen script and two pitchers of sangria, Halley enlists the help of her brother Ryan and the "gay guy from Ugly Betty" to make her own movie, starring herself and any...
Hell Baby

Hell Baby (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 09/05/2013
Jack and Vanessa are expectant parents who move into the most haunted fixer-upper in New Orleans, a house with a deadly, demonic curse. Things soon spiral out of control for Jack and Vanessa, as well as their-not-so-helpful neighbor F'resnel, Vanessa's friendly psychiatrist and Wiccan sister Marjorie, and the pair of detectives assigned to look into the rising body count. Only the Vatican's elite...
Miss Meadows

Miss Meadows (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 11/13/2014
Miss Meadows is a school teacher with impeccable manners and grace. However, underneath the candy-sweet exterior hides a ruthless gun-toting vigilante who takes it upon herself to right the wrongs in the world by whatever means necessary. For Miss Meadows, bad behavior is simply unforgivable.