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No Men Beyond This Point
A wry mockumentary that asks the question, what would the world be like if women were in charge? Imagine a world where, since 1953, women have been able to reproduce without men and they are no longer giving birth to…
The Silent Star - Der schweigende Stern
The first science-fiction film brought out in East Germany, THE SILENT STAR is based on Stanislaw Lem's mysterious novel, The Astronauts (1951). In it, an international expedition is sent to Venus to decipher a message found in the Gobi desert…
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Fire and Ice
A classic animated adventure-fantasy film directed by the legendary Ralph Bakshi (THE LORD OF THE RINGS (1978), COOL WORLD). In this animated tale, a tiny village is destroyed by a surging glacier, which serves as the deadly domain for the…
Colossal
Gloria (Anne Hathaway) is an out-of-work party girl who, after getting kicked out of her apartment by her boyfriend, is forced to leave her life in New York and move back to her hometown. When news reports surface that a…
This Beautiful Fantastic
A contemporary fairy tale revolving around the unlikely of friendship between a reclusive young woman with dreams of being a children's book author and a cantankerous widower, set against the backdrop of a beautiful garden in the heart of London.…
Electronic Labyrinth - THX 1138 4EB
Directed by Oscar nominee and film legend George Lucas ( American Graffiti, Star Wars ) ELECTRONIC LABYRINTH shows us a world that is run by electronics and people are categorized by number and assigned mates for life. One man, numbered…
The Red Turtle - La tortue rouge
The revered Studio Ghibli ( Spirited Away ) joined forces with artist Michael Dudok de Wit to create this stunning Oscar -nominated animated fable set on a desert island. A shipwrecked sailor washes ashore and explores his new home. He…
Granny O'Grimm's Sleeping Beauty
Nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Short, Granny tells the story of Sleeping Beauty from the perspective of the elderly fairy who intends to get her revenge for not being invited to the Royal Christening with the more…
High Maintenance
Jane is unhappy with her dull husband and monotonous marriage. Thankfully in the near-future, satisfaction is guaranteed and upgrades are always available. Winner of Talent Movie of the Week at the Berlin International Film Festival , "Delta's Fly-In Movies" Film…
The Lost World
"Our creature animation in the Jurassic Park films basically descends from The Lost World of 1925. Willis O'Brien is our great pioneer, and this superb restoration inspires new awe for his imagination and craftsmanship." - Stan Winston Newly restored with…
Blue Desert - Deserto Azul
In an age devoid of memory and truth, a man, guided by intuitions and dreams, goes off in search of the meaning of life and existence. Revelations and symbols arise on his path, through which he comes to encounter his…
Girl Asleep
The world is closing in on 14 year-old Greta Driscoll. A teen at a cross roads, she can't bear to leave her childhood behind because it contains all the delightful things that give her comfort in this otherwise incomprehensible world.…
What Happened to Monday?
In a not so distant future, where overpopulation and famine have forced governments to undertake a drastic One-Child Policy, seven identical sisters (all of them portrayed by Noomi Rapace) live a hide-and-seek existence pursued by the Child Allocation Bureau. The…
Alien Trespass
The story begins in 1957 in the star-filled skies above California's Mojave Desert. Noted astronomer Ted Lewis (Eric McCormack) is preparing a special dinner for his beautiful, adoring wife Lana (Jody Thompson) to celebrate their wedding anniversary. Across town, Tammy,…
The Endless
Following their Lovecraftian modern cult classic Spring , acclaimed filmmakers Aaron Moorhead and Justin Benson return with this mind-bending thriller that follows two brothers who receive a cryptic video message inspiring them to revisit the UFO death cult they escaped…
A Ghost Story
Acclaimed director David Lowery ( Ain't Them Bodies Saints ) returns with a singular exploration of legacy, loss, and the essential human longing for meaning and connection. Recently deceased, a white-sheeted ghost (Academy Award-winner Casey Affleck) returns to his suburban…
Donnie Darko
Donnie Darko is a disturbed adolescent from a semi-functional, upper-middle class family, gifted with a sharp intellect and vivid imagination - but he's also a bit weird. Donnie's off his medication and when his boredom is obliterated by a falling…
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Exile
The children of an isolated desert town face an all-consuming choice: They can attend school to learn the teachings of 'The Angel', an extraterrestrial being that arrived 10 years ago, and 'Evolve' like their parents who were turned into mindless…
The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec - Les aventures extraordinaires d'Adèle Blanc-Sec
Desperate to cure her near catatonic sister, intrepid authoress Adele Blanc-Sec braves ancient Egyptian tombs and modern Egyptian lowlife to locate a mummified doctor and get him back to Paris. Her hope is that oddball Professor Esprandieu will then use…
D'Agostino
Allan Dawson has recently inherited his grandmother's island estate in picturesque Santorini, Greece. It provides the perfect temporary break from his loveless marriage to Sylvia. However he is not the only transatlantic traveler. A human clone who was part of…