Keyword: surreal

Anger Management

Anger Management (2003)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 04/10/2003
After a misunderstanding aboard an airplane that escalates out of control, the mild-mannered Dave Buznik is ordered by Judge Daniels to attend anger management sessions run by Doctor Buddy Rydell, which are filled with highly eccentric and volatile men and women. Buddy's unorthodox approach to therapy is confrontational and abrasive and Dave is bewildered by it. Then, after yet another mishap...
Metallica Through the Never

Metallica Through the Never (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 09/26/2013
As Metallica perform many of their most iconic songs for tens of thousands of devoted fans on a never-before-seen stage created exclusively for the film, Trip is dispatched outside the arena to meet a disabled delivery truck and recover a mysterious item being transported to the show. But the seemingly simple assignment turns into a surreal adventure when his car is hit by an out-of-control driver...
Inland Empire

Inland Empire (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 179 minutes Release date: 12/05/2006
A blonde actress is preparing for her biggest role yet, but when she finds herself falling for her co-star, she realizes that her life is beginning to mimic the fictional film that they're shooting. Adding to her confusion is the revelation that the current film is a remake of a doomed Polish production, 47, which was never finished due to an unspeakable tragedy. And that's only the beginning...
Under the Skin

Under the Skin (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 04/03/2014
A voluptuous woman of unknown origin combs the highways in search of isolated or forsaken men, luring a succession of lost souls into an otherworldly lair. They are seduced, stripped of their humanity, and never heard from again.

Lost River (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
In the crumbling decay of a city in ruin, Billy, a single mother to two sons, ekes out a living as a waitress. When a sinister banker threatens her family with eviction, Billy is driven to find work in a lurid nightclub where violence passes as entertainment.
Click

Click (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 06/22/2006
Michael Newman is married to the beautiful Donna and they have two terrific kids, Ben and Samantha. But he doesn't get to see them much because he's putting in long, hard hours at his architectural firm in the elusive hope that his ungrateful boss will one day recognize his invaluable contribution and make him a partner. After staying up all night to work, a tired Michael becomes frustrated...
Dr. Dolittle 2

Dr. Dolittle 2 (2001)

Rated: PG Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 06/21/2001
The continuing tale of the doctor who can talk to the animals--this time, it's Dolittle versus Darwin when the animals launch a labor strike to protect their forest from unscrupulous human developers. Dolittle quickly comes up with a plan: populate the forest with a species of animal that the law protects. He finds a perfect candidate when he comes across Ava, a lone Pacific Western bear living...
Men in Black II

Men in Black II (2002)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 82 minutes Release date: 07/02/2002
Kay and Jay reunite to provide our best, last and only line of defense against a sinister seductress who levels the toughest challenge yet to the MIBs untarnished mission statement: protecting the earth from the scum of the universe. It's been four years since the alien-seeking agents averted an intergalactic disaster of epic proportions. Kay has since returned to the comforts of civilian life...
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...
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"...
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...

Cruel & Unusual (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/22/2014
A man and his wife die in each other's arms. The husband, Edgar, finds himself condemned to a special place in hell, blamed for her murder - a fact he refuses to accept. His punishment is to eternally relive that last dreadful day. Learning that his only escape is through enlightenment, he enlists the help of fellow inmates and devises a plan to end his horrific cycle.
Enemy

Enemy (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
Adam Bell is a glum, disheveled history professor, who seems disinterested even in his beautiful girlfriend, Mary. Watching a movie on the recommendation of a colleague, Adam spots his double, a bit-part actor named Anthony Clair, and decides to track him down. The identical men meet and their lives become bizarrely and irrevocably intertwined.
Borgman

Borgman (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 06/05/2014
An enigmatic vagrant enters the lives of an upper-class family and quickly unravels their carefully curated lifestyle. Charming and mysterious, Camiel Borgman seems almost otherworldly, and it isn't long before he has the wife, children and nanny under his spell in a calculated bid to take over their home life. However, his domestic assimilation takes a malevolent turn as his ultimate plan comes...

Bird People (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 128 minutes Release date: 09/11/2014
Fed up with the stresses of his work and home life, Gary, an American businessman en route to Dubai, views his overnight layover at a hotel at Paris' Charles de Gaulle Airport as an opportunity to start fresh in Europe. For Audrey, a Parisian chambermaid, the hotel is her ticket through college and a path away from her humdrum life. As their paths cross nearer in the halls of the hotel, their...
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...
The Human Race

The Human Race (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 06/12/2014
Eighty people from all walks of life are suddenly taken out of their everyday lives and re-appear in a strange location. They are now participants in a deadly race: They will be running for their lives. If they are lapped twice, step off the path or touch the grass they die. Only one the one winner will survive.
Escape From Tomorrow

Escape From Tomorrow (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 10/10/2013
An epic battle begins when Jim White, middle-aged American husband and father of two, learns that he has lost his job. Keeping the news from his nagging wife and wound-up children, he packs up the family and embarks on a full day of park-hopping amid enchanted castles and fairytale princesses at Disneyworld. Soon, the manufactured mirth of the fantasy land around him begins to haunt his...
Field In England

A Field In England (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/06/2013
During the Civil War in 17th-Century England, a small group of deserters are fleeing from a raging battle through an overgrown field when they are captured. The captor is an alchemist who forces them to help him search for a hidden treasure he believes is buried in the field. Crossing a vast mushroom circle, which provides their first meal, the group quickly descends into a chaos of arguments...

Delete My Love (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/10/2014
An ordinary guy receives a text message promising him the ability to delete from his life the people he dislikes, on condition that he forward the message on to another person. He soon discovers that deleting people and replacing them with supposedly better folk does not necessarily make him happier.

Un nuage dans un verre d'eau (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/23/2013
Khalil, a film student, decides to make a documentary about his grandfather, Mr. Noun, a former Egyptian projectionist. The old man lives in Paris and is very close to his neighbor and confidante Anna, a prostitute from Romania. The octogenarian shares his memories of Cairo in front of his grandson's camera and talks about his former lover who died. Anna becomes involved in the project, too. Then...

The Seventh Walk (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 70 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
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.

JG (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 26 minutes Release date: 04/15/2014
This 35mm anamorphic film uses a fixed camera and masking, and sometimes divides the screen into thirds. It juxtaposes images of salt, clay, mountains, an awakening armadillo and others to create a surreal effect in an homage to J.G. Ballard's writing and Robert Smithson's sculpture.
Dir: Tacita Dean
With: N/A