Description:World War II soldier-turned-U.S. marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his own troubling visions and by Dr. Cawley.
, Mark Ruffalo
, Ben Kingsley
, Max von Sydow
Tags:Concentration CampPlot TwistViolenceWorld War TwoCult FilmPsycho ThrillerInvestigationNeo NoirBased On NovelPolice PartnerDetectiveHolocaustRevengeInsanitySerial KillerMissing Person
Description:A psychological thriller about an eight year old boy named Cole Sear who believes he can see into the world of the dead. A child psychologist named Malcolm Crowe comes to Cole to help him deal with his problem, learning that he really can see ghosts of dead people.
Director:M. Night Shyamalan
, Haley Joel Osment
, Toni Collette
, Olivia Williams
Description:When larcenous real estate clerk Marion Crane goes on the lam with a wad of cash and hopes of starting a new life, she ends up at the notorious Bates Motel, where manager Norman Bates cares for his housebound mother. The place seems quirky, but fine… until Marion decides to take a shower.
, Vera Miles
, John Gavin
, Janet Leigh
Tags:National Film RegistryViolenceCult FilmBased On NovelBreaking The Fourth WallFamily RelationshipsAfiInsanityGood Versus EvilVoice Over NarrationMurder SuspectMissing PersonBlockbuster
Description:When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts. But just how far will this desperate father go to protect his family?
, Jake Gyllenhaal
, Viola Davis
, Maria Bello
Tags:ViolenceInvestigationNeo NoirDetectiveFamily RelationshipsChristmasRevengeMissing Person
Description:Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slayings of the patrons at an all-night diner in this lush tribute to tough film noir crime films. Based on the multi-layered James Ellroy novel.
, Russell Crowe
, Guy Pearce
, James Cromwell
Tags:National Film RegistryViolencePolice BrutalityNeo NoirBased On NovelDetectiveOrganized CrimeRacismTragedyRevengeVoice Over Narration
Languages:English | Russian | Italian | Mandarin | French
Description:With the help of a mysterious pill that enables the user to access 100 percent of his brain abilities, a struggling writer becomes a financial wizard, but it also puts him in a new world with lots of dangers.
, Robert De Niro
, Abbie Cornish
, Andrew Howard
Tags:Cult FilmRise To PowerNonlinear TimelineBased On NovelDrug AddictionMartial ArtsFirst Person NarrationReference To William ShakespeareVoice Over NarrationMurder Suspect
Description:Oldboy is the revenge drama from Director Park Chan-wook. Based on a manga by Nobuaki Minegishi, it depicts the suffering path of a man who must deal with the never ending torment of having unknowingly made someone his enemy.
, Ji-tae Yu
, Hye-jeong Kang
, Dae-han Ji
Tags:ViolenceCult FilmNeo NoirHigh SchoolRevengeMartial ArtsInsanityBased On Comic BookFriendshipVoice Over NarrationInnocence
Description:Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives.
, Patrick Wilson
, Lili Taylor
, Ron Livingston
Description:A thriller about friendship and loyalty, guilt and vengeance, and the fateful affect the past has on the present. Sean Penn won an Oscar for his multifaceted performance as a father who lost his daughter.
, Tim Robbins
, Kevin Bacon
, Laurence Fishburne
Tags:Based On NovelFamily RelationshipsRevengeMissing Person
Description:With his eye on a lovely aristocrat, a gifted illusionist named Eisenheim uses his powers to win her away from her betrothed, a crowned prince. But Eisenheim's scheme creates tumult within the monarchy and ignites the suspicion of a dogged inspector.
Description:Grace is a religious woman who lives in an old house kept dark because her two children, Anne and Nicholas, have a rare sensitivity to light. When the family begins to suspect the house is haunted, Grace fights to protect her children at any cost in the face of strange events and disturbing visions.
, Fionnula Flanagan
, Christopher Eccleston
, Alakina Mann
Tags:Nazi OccupationFemale ProtagonistWorld War TwoMinimal Cast
Description:Slevin is mistakenly put in the middle of a personal war between the city’s biggest criminal bosses. Under constant watch, Slevin must try not to get killed by an infamous assassin and come up with an idea of how to get out of his current dilemma. A film with many twists and turns.
, Bruce Willis
, Lucy Liu
, Morgan Freeman
Description:After a car wreck on the winding Mulholland Drive renders a woman amnesic, she and a perky Hollywood-hopeful search for clues and answers across Los Angeles in a twisting venture beyond dreams and reality.
, Jeanne Bates
, Dan Birnbaum
, Laura Harring
Description:For his final assignment, a top temporal agent must pursue the one criminal that has eluded him throughout time. The chase turns into a unique, surprising and mind-bending exploration of love, fate, identity and time travel taboos.
, Peter Spierig
, Sarah Snook
, Christopher Kirby
, Christopher Sommers
Tags:Plot TwistTime ParadoxTime TravelNonlinear TimelineNeo NoirRevengeTough GirlTime LoopVoice Over Narration
Description:Complete strangers stranded at a remote desert motel during a raging storm soon find themselves the target of a deranged murderer. As their numbers thin out, the travelers begin to turn on each other, as each tries to figure out who the killer is.
, Ray Liotta
, Amanda Peet
, John Hawkes
Description:A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior - both of which still haunt him decades later.
Description:The debut film from Darren Aronofsky in which a mathematical genius Maximilian Cohen discovers a link in the connection between numbers and reality and thus believes he can predict the future.
, Mark Margolis
, Ben Shenkman
, Pamela Hart
Description:The discovery of a severed human ear found in a field leads a young man on an investigation related to a beautiful, mysterious nightclub singer and a group of criminals who have kidnapped her child.
, Kyle MacLachlan
, Dennis Hopper
, Laura Dern
Tags:ViolenceCult FilmGangsterDark HumorNeo NoirDetectiveSatireSerial KillerGood Versus Evil
Description:An American pulp writer arrives in post-WWII Vienna only to find that the friend who waited for him is killed under mysterious circumstances. The ensuing mystery entangles him in his friend's involvement in the black market, with the multinational police, and with his Czech girlfriend.