Tag: independent-film

The Escape Artist (1982) 6.2

The Escape Artist (1982)

Teenager Danny Masters, the son of the late Harry Masters, considered the second best escape artist in history, wants to follow in his father's footsteps, he already a skilled but untested magician. As far as Danny knows...

Once (2007) 7.8

Once (2007)

An unnamed guy is a Dublin guitarist/singer/songwriter who makes a living by fixing vacuum cleaners in his Dad's Hoover repair shop by day, and singing and playing for money on the Dublin streets by night. An unnamed gir...

Popi (1969) 6.7

Popi (1969)

Abraham is a Puerto Rican single parent with two boys. He is becoming very worried about them living in their run down neighborhood when one day he notices that Cubans who escape are lionized and given exceptional benefi...

Bluebird (2013) 5.8

Bluebird (2013)

In the frozen woods of an isolated Maine logging town, one woman's tragic mistake shatters the balance of the community, resulting in profound and unexpected consequences. Weaving together several connected story lines, ...

Dentist on the Job (1961) 5.2

Dentist on the Job (1961)

The marketing department of a pharmaceutical company decides to enlist a dentist to endorse its brand of toothpaste although they would be struck off for doing so. They hire two recent graduates who find themselves tied ...

So Sad About Gloria (1973) 5.2

So Sad About Gloria (1973)

A young woman just released from a mental hospital moves back in with her family. However, she is soon troubled by disturbing visions in which she commits a series of axe murders.::...

Attack of the Killer Tomatoes! (1978) 4.7

Attack of the Killer Tomatoes! (1978)

After a wave of reports of mysterious attacks involving people and pets being eaten by the traditionally docile fruit, a special government task force is set up to investigate the violent fruit and put a stop to their mu...

Only 78 (2017) 4.3

Only 78 (2017)

Only 78 is about a small coastal community under siege. Gabarus, Nova Scotia was once protected from the North Atlantic Ocean by a government built seawall. But the structure requires rebuilding and the government denies...

Courage (1984) 6.5

Courage (1984)

A trio of long-distance runners are setting out on what looks to be the ultimate adventure weekend: a seventy-two mile run through the New Mexico desert. Things start off uneventfully, but soon the three run into a survi...

Pink Hill (2019) 2.8

Pink Hill (2019)

Four friends spend a final summer together tangled in a web of sexual obsession, alienation and magic....

The Carrier (1988) 5.7

The Carrier (1988)

The main character is stricken with a horrible disease, but it doesn't affect him. It spreads to every inamimate object that he touches, and then if another person touches the object, they are dissolved into it. No one k...

Blonde Fist (1991) 4.8

Blonde Fist (1991)

A woman attempts to escape her domestic problems by fleeing to New York in search of her father. She finds him, and also new problems, some friendship, a romance, and an unexpected career as pro-boxer, to make ends meet....

Frauds (1993) 6

Frauds (1993)

Story of the ways in which insurance investigator Roland Copping interferes in and manipulates the lives of others with outrageous games and gimmicks. Eventually he becomes involved in an escalating vendetta with a coupl...

My Beautiful Laundrette (1985) 6.8

My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)

Much of the Pakistani Hussein family has settled in London, striving for the riches promised by Thatcherism. Nasser and his right hand man, Salim, have a number of small businesses and they do whatever they need to make ...

Johnny 316 (1998) 6.3

Johnny 316 (1998)

A penniless street preacher spends his days giving out pamphlets and spreading the word of God. One day, he meets Sarah, a beautiful bereft hairdresser who lost her job. For Sarah, it is love at first sight. She follows ...

Todd (2021) -

Todd (2021)

Todd is the story of a man who has always felt like the "odd man out." From a young age, Todd is shunned and ridiculed by his peers. Over time his pain and anger turns into rage and despair. When psychoanalysis and depre...

Ascension (2002) 4.9

Ascension (2002)

An unknown creature has murdered the Creator of Universe and unleashed the ability to produce miracles. This ability is now in the hands of human beings who have driven themselves into destructive envy and the horrible c...

Cop-Out (1967) 5.8

Cop-Out (1967)

John Sawyer, once an eminent barrister, has slid into a life of cynicism and drunkenness since his wife left him. When his daughter's boyfriend is accused of murder, Sawyer decides to try to pull himself together and def...

The Smokers (2000) 2.9

The Smokers (2000)

Looking back a few years later, Jefferson Roth tells the story of the last few weeks of her senior year at a Wisconsin boarding school when she and two girl friends, the naive Lisa and the outrageous Karen, use a pistol ...

Action U.S.A. (1989) 5.9

Action U.S.A. (1989)

After her boyfriend is murdered by the gangsters whose diamonds he stole, a girl is protected by two FBI agents who plan to keep her from sharing the same fate.::page8701...

Dead Man’s Line (2018) 7.3

Dead Man’s Line (2018)

On the morning of February 8, 1977, Tony Kiritsis walked into an office on East Market Street and wired a shotgun to mortgage broker Richard Hall's head. After making a 40-minute 911 call that ran the emotional gamut fro...

The Wait (2013) 4.7

The Wait (2013)

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 oppos...

The Prowler (1981) 6.1

The Prowler (1981)

The film begins with the return home of a wwII veteran who was the recipient of a "Dear John Letter". After swiftly dispatching a courting couple in a Gazebo we leap to present day where a college celebration becomes the...

Creatures the World Forgot (1971) 4.5

Creatures the World Forgot (1971)

In prehistoric times, two brothers fight each other for the leadership of their tribe.::Anonymous...

Karate Killer (1976) 5.1

Karate Killer (1976)

Two former ranking figures of the Axis powers schedule a deadly martial arts tournament in an isolated locale. The two rivals then race to assemble the top competitors from around the world, with Steve Hunt being the mos...

Battle for Haditha (2007) 6.9

Battle for Haditha (2007)

In November 2005, US Marines fell into an ambush by Iraqi insurgents and one officer got killed. The reprisals by the Americans were frightening, resulting in the massacre of 24 people, many of whom were women and childr...

Mutant Aliens (2001) 6.7

Mutant Aliens (2001)

Marooned by design in a strange asteroid inhabited by bizarre creatures and mind-boggling living biological transmutations, the audacious American astronaut, Earl Jensen, miraculously heads back to Earth and his now grow...

Merlin: The Return (2000) 3.4

Merlin: The Return (2000)

"Merlin: The Return" is the story of the battle between good and evil. The dark forces of Mordred are pitted against the mythical sorcery of Merlin. Mordred and his mother Morgana have been imprisoned in another world fo...

The Brothers McMullen (1995) 6.6

The Brothers McMullen (1995)

This angst-filled tale of three Irish-Catholic brothers explores men's relationships with women. Three different situations are set up on parallel plotlines, with each brother facing a different kind of crisis. Their com...

Bare Knuckles (1977) 5.5

Bare Knuckles (1977)

A bounty hunter in Los Angeles sets out to track down and stop a masked serial killer who murders women by using kung-fu moves.::[email protected]

All the Vermeers in New York (1990) 6.8

All the Vermeers in New York (1990)

Anna, a French actress, is approached by financial broker Gordon in the Vermeer room of a New York gallery. However, romance does not ensue...::David Gibson ...

The Last Earth Girl (2019) 7.9

The Last Earth Girl (2019)

After the announcement that the world will end in seven years, a young woman must decide what is truly important to her in life and what she is willing to sacrifice to reach her goals....

See You at Mao (1970) 6.1

See You at Mao (1970)

Filmed in the UK in 1969, this documentary by Godard and the Dziga Vertov Group represents an analysis of production and the status of women in capitalist society and a speculation about class consciousness and the need ...

The Love Goddesses (1965) 7.2

The Love Goddesses (1965)

This insightful documentary features some of the major and most beautiful actresses to grace the silver screen. It shows how the movie industry changed its depiction of sex and actresses' portrayal of sex from the silent...

Strange Horizons (1992) 5.3

Strange Horizons (1992)

The story of a war between men and women in the 23rd century.::Anonymous...

#Lucky Number (2015) 5

#Lucky Number (2015)

Based on a true story, an aspiring New York City sportscaster's life is on the slow track until he serendipitously gets the old cell phone number of a basketball superstar. Will the number be his ticket to success or a p...

Pi (1998) 7.4

Pi (1998)

In NYC's Chinatown, recluse math genius Max (Sean Gullette) believes "everything can be understood in terms of numbers," and he looks for a pattern in the system as he suffers headaches, plays Go with former teacher Sol ...

Female Zombie Riot (2016) 3.4

Female Zombie Riot (2016)

Following the release of Zombie Women of Satan, the movie about the events of the first film, Pervo's career hasn't quite gone to plan. Shunned and unwanted, he's a fading star. But not to be defeated, he returns to this...

Robot Ninja (1989) 4

Robot Ninja (1989)

Leonard Miller is a frustrated artist. His publisher and his agent are out to capitalize on the blooming success of "Robot Ninja," the greatest costumed superhero since Batman! One night, Miller witnesses the brutal rape...

Split Second (1992) 6.2

Split Second (1992)

The year is 2008. Global warming has melted much of the polar ice caps, resulting in serious flooding around the world - including the city of London, which is now under several feet of water. In the ensuing chaos, a new...