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A Futile and Stupid Gesture
Director: David Wain Release Year: 2018 Genres: comedy, biography Cast: Will Forte, Domhnall Gleeson, Annette O'Toole, Harry Groener, Martin Mull, David Wain Runtime: 101 min Production Co: Principato-Young Entertainment, Abominable Pictures Country: USA
Synopsis: The rise and fall of humor magazine National Lampoon and its co-founder Doug Kenney is recounted in this biopic directed by David Wain. Domhnall Gleeson, Joel McHale, Seth Green and Thomas Lennon co-star in this ensemble homage to the subversive humorists who changed the American comedy landscape.
A Thousand Junkies
Director: Tommy Swerdlow Release Year: 2017 Genres: comedy, drama Cast: T.J. Bowen, Patricia Castelo Branco, Tommy Swerdlow, David Darmstetter, Dinarte de Freitas, Blake Heron Runtime: 75 min Production Co: THI Productions, Whitewater Films Country: USA
Synopsis: First there was an opportunity......then there was a betrayal. Twenty years have gone by. Much has changed but just as much remains the same. Mark Renton returns to the only place he can ever call home.They are waiting for him: Spud, Sick Boy, and Begbie. Other old friends are waiting too: sorrow, loss, joy, vengeance, hatred, friendship, love, longing, fear, regret, diamorphine, self-destruction and mortal danger, they are all lined up to welcome him, ready to join the dance.
Director: Danny Boyle Release Year: 2017 Genres: comedy, drama Cast:Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle, Kevin McKidd, Kyle Fitzpatrick, Kelly Macdonald, Shirley Henderson Runtime: 117 min Production Co: DNA Films, Decibel Films, Cloud Eight Films Country: UK
Synopsis: Things grow more and more desperate, and ridiculous, as three heroin addicts drive all over Los Angeles in search of what they need.
The Ideal /L'Ideal/
Director: Frederic Beigbeder Release Year: 2016 Genres: comedy Cast: Gaspard Proust, Audrey Fleurot, Anamaria Vartolomei, Jonathan Lambert, Camille Rowe, Nikolett Barabas Runtime: 91 min Production Co: Legende Films, Orange Studio, Le 12e Art Country: France
Synopsis: Octave Parango is working now in the Model Scouting business. This cynical hedonist lead a very pleasant life in the arms of young Russian models and private jets of its oligarchs friends until he is contacted by IDAL, the first cosmetics company in the world, shaken by a huge media scandal.
Director: Aaron Kaufman Release Year: 2016 Genres: horror Cast:Pierce Brosnan, Justin Chatwin, Danny Masterson, Ashley Greene, Nick Thune, Alexis Knapp, Chris Geere, Bar Paly Runtime: 89 min Production Co: Sculptor Media, Green-Light International, Blackmrkt Country: USA
Synopsis: A weekend getaway takes a dangerous turn when a mysterious nightclub owner introduces a group of friends to a new designer drug. Stripped of their inhibitions, they start living out their wildest fantasies - but what starts out as a fun night of partying quickly turns deadly, as the island paradise deteriorates into a tropical madhouse. URGE also stars Justin Chatwin, Ashley Greene, Alexis Knapp, Bar Paly, Chris Geere, Nick Thune, Tommy Yoo, and Danny Masterson.
Veloce come il vento /Italian Race/
Director: Matteo Rovere Release Year: 2016 Genres: drama Cast: Matilda De Angelis, Stefano Accorsi, Lorenzo Gioielli, Paolo Graziosi, Rinat Khismatouline, Tatiana Luter, Roberta Mattei, Cristina Spina Runtime: 118 min Production Co: Fandango, Lucana Film Commission, Ministero per i Beni e le Attivita Culturali, Rai Cinema Country: Italy
Synopsis: Giulia is a young promise of GT racing. When her life falls apart, her only hope is her brother, a drug addict and former rally champion.
Heaven Knows What
Directors: Ben Safdie, Joshua Safdie Release Year: 2015 Genres: drama Cast: Arielle Holmes, Caleb Landry Jones, Buddy Duress, Necro, Eleonore Hendricks Runtime: 97 min Production Co: Hardstyle, Iconoclast Country: USA
Synopsis: A young woman struggles to reconcile her love for her boyfriend and for heroin, as she finds out that suicide is the only way for her boyfriend to forgive her for her misdeed.
The Night Before
Director: Jonathan Levine Release Year: 2015 Genres: comedy Cast: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, Anthony Mackie, Jillian Bell, Lizzy Caplan, Michael Shannon, Helene Yorke, Ilana Glazer Runtime: 101 min Production Co: Columbia Pictures, Good Universe, LStar Capital Country: USA
Synopsis: Ethan, Isaac and Chris have been friends since childhood, and for a decade, their yearly Christmas Eve reunion has been an annual night of debauchery and hilarity. Now that they're entering adulthood, the tradition is coming to an end, and to make it as memorable as possible, they set out to find the Nutcracka Ball - the Holy Grail of Christmas parties.
Non essere cattivo /Don't Be Bad/
Director: Claudio Caligari Release Year: 2015 Genres: drama, crime Cast: Luca Marinelli, Alessandro Borghi, Silvia D'Amico, Roberta Mattei, Alessandro Bernardini Runtime: 100 min Production Co: Kimerafilm, Rai Cinema, Taodue Film Country: Italy
Synopsis: A story set in the 90s and in the outskirts of Rome to Ostia, the same places of the films of Pasolini. His characters, in the '90s, seem to belong to a world that revolves around hedonism. A world where money, luxury cars, night clubs, cocaine and synthetic drugs are easy to run. A world in which Vittorio and Cesare, in their early twenty, act in search of their success. Initiation for their existence has a very high cost and Vittorio, to save himself, abandons Cesare, who instead will inexorably sink. The bond that unites them is so strong that Vittorio really never shall abandon his friend, always hoping to be able to look to the future with new eyes. Together.
Kill Your Friends
Director: Owen Harris Release Year: 2015 Genres: comedy, thriller Cast: Nicholas Hoult, James Corden, Georgia King, Craig Roberts, Jim Piddock, Joseph Mawle, Dustin Demri-Burns, Damien Molony, Bronson Webb, Ella Smith Runtime: 104 min Production Co: Unigram, AI-Film Country: UK
Synopsis: London, 1997; the British music industry is on a winning streak. Britpop bands Blur, Oasis, Radiohead rule the airwaves and Cool Britannia is in full swing. 27-year-old hit chasing A&R man Steven Stelfox is slashing and burning his way through the music business, a world where careers are made and broken by chance and the fickle tastes of the general public. In an industry of dream-makers, Stelfox refuses to buy into the 'dream' - and despises anyone that does. Fueled by greed, ambition and inhuman quantities of drugs, Stelfox searches for his next hit record amid a relentless orgy of self-gratification. Created by an industry that demands success at any price, Stelfox takes the concept of 'killer tunes' to a murderous new level in a desperate attempt to salvage his career. Balanced against the backdrop of the music business and its characters, Stelfox is the ultimate anti-hero: chronically sexist, racist, and everything else-ist.
Director: Justin Trefgarne Release Year: 2015 Genres: sci-fi Cast: James Callis, Kerry Shale, Harry Lloyd, Elodie Yung, Elliot Cowan, Mark Ramsey, Robert Bathurst, Molly Gaisford Runtime: 96 min Production Co: T Squared Films Country: UK
Synopsis: Narcopolis is a futuristic thriller set in the near future where all classes of drugs have been legalized. Frank Grieves is a 'Dreck', a roaming narc responsible for keeping the black market dealers off the streets and the licenced drugs companies rich. When he discovers a rogue substance in an unidentified corpse, evidence suggests that Ambro, the most powerful drug manufacturer of all, are conducting secret tests on an experimental narcotic. Grieves discovers a second victim - this time alive - but she disappears and he is suddenly taken off the case by his superiors. As his options drain away, it's clear that legalization has come at a heavy price. Is it too late to save the city?
The Preppie Connection
Director: Joseph Castelo Release Year: 2015 Genres: drama, crime Cast: Thomas Mann, Lucy Fry, Sam Page, Bill Sage, Jessica Rothe, Amy Hargreaves, Logan Huffman Runtime: 97 min Production Co: Coalition Films, Mensch Productions Country: Puerto Rico, USA
Synopsis: Based on a true story of a prep school student who smuggled $300k of uncut cocaine into the US in 1984. THE PREPPIE CONNECTION chronicles the exploits of a group of private school students who ran a drug distribution operation in the early 1980s. The story centers on Toby, the lower-class scholarship student, who uses his street cred and access to drugs to make friends with the popular kids, eventually allowing him to cultivate a drug trafficking network. Toby gets in far over his head as he leads his friends into the dangerous world of Colombian drug cartels.
Director: Natalia Leite Release Year: 2015 Genres: drama Cast: Dianna Agron, Paz de la Huerta, Chris Zylka, Louisa Krause, Mary Price Moore, Lora Martinez-Cunningham, Alexandra Roxo, Travis Hammer Runtime: 91 min Production Co: Purple Milk, Indion Entertainment Group Country: USA
Synopsis: A young girl in Nevada becomes romantically involved with a female drifter who introduces her to a life of stripping, drugs, and metaphysical experiences that teach her what happens when real life catches up with dark fantasy.
Director: Rick Famuyiwa Release Year: 2015 Genres: comedy, crime Cast: Shameik Moore, Tony Revolori, Kiersey Clemons, Kimberly Elise, Chanel Iman, Blake Anderson, Zoe Kravitz, Rakim Mayers Runtime: 103 min Production Co: Universal Country: USA
Synopsis: Malcolm is a geek, carefully surviving life in The Bottoms, a tough neighborhood in Inglewood, CA filled gangsters and drugs dealers, while juggling his senior year of college applications, interviews and the SAT. His dream is to attend Harvard. A chance invitation to a big underground party leads Malcolm and his friends into a, only in Los Angeles, gritty adventure filed with offbeat characters and bad choices. If Malcolm can persevere, he'll go from being a geek, to being dope, to ultimately being himself.
Punk Berlin 1982 /Tod den Hippies!! Es lebe der Punk!/
Director: Oskar Roehler Release Year: 2015 Genres: comedy, drama Cast: Tom Schilling, Gotz Otto, Frederick Lau, Emilia Schule, Luisa Wietzorek, Gabrielle Scharnitzky, Samuel Finzi Runtime: 104 min Production Co: X-Filme Creative Pool, Westdeutscher Rundfunk Country: Germany
Synopsis: 1980: 19 year old Robert, fed up with Hippy phoniness and bourgeoise narrow mindedness alike, flees the German provinces for West Berlin. A tour de force through the glorious dirt of West Berlin ensues. Full of sex, drugs, love and PUNK.
To Write Love on Her Arms
Director: Nathan Frankowski Release Year: 2015 Genres: drama Cast: Kat Dennings, Chad Michael Murray, Rupert Friend, Mark Saul, Juliana Harkavy, Drayton Ball Runtime: 118 min Production Co: Birchwood Pictures, Noble Pictures, Two Streets Entertainment Country: USA
Synopsis: The story follows 19-year-old Renee who has always loved fairy tales: the idea of a princess, a hero and a happily ever after. But Renee's life is that of a darker tale: she's a young woman battling addiction, depression and self-injury. In a creative blend of artistic fantasy balanced with harsh reality, the movie follows Renee on her courageous journey towards recovery.
Snow in Paradise
Director: Andrew Hulme Release Year: 2014 Genres: drama, crime Cast: Frederick Schmidt, Martin Askew, David Spinx, Aymen Hamdouchi, Claire-Louise Cordwell, Ashley Chin, Joel Beckett Runtime: 108 min Production Co: Ipso Facto Productions Country: United Kingdom
Synopsis: Dave's a petty criminal living on drugs and violence in London. When his actions kill his best friend, he's propelled into feelings of shame and remorse. Discovering Islam, he begins to find peace but his old life comes back to test him.
Director: Seth Grossman Release Year: 2014 Genres: horror Cast: Lara Vosburgh, Morgan McClellan, Kate Whitney, Brian Flaherty, Colleen McGrann Runtime: 85 min Production Co: Schorr Pictures Country: USA
Synopsis: "Inner Demons" follows an 'Intervention'-style reality show crew that films an episode about a sixteen-year old girl, a former A-student, who is fighting addiction but may in fact be suffering from something even more destructive: demonic possession. The movie is an inquiry into the truth about her - with symptoms that straddle the disturbing and scary intersection between insanity, addiction and true possession.
How to Be a Man
Director: Chadd Harbold Release Year: 2013 Genres: comedy, drama Cast: Gavin McInnes, Liam Aiken, Megan Neuringer, Marisa Redanty, Helen Rogers, Jasmine Osborne, Dario Barosso, Lloyd DeLeon, Samantha Massell Runtime: 85 min Production Co: Fox Digital Studios, Last Pictures Country: USA
Synopsis: When former comedian Mark McCarthy is faced with a rare form of cancer, he hires a young, impressionable cameraman to document his crude and comical lessons on what it means to be a man for his unborn son.
The Wolf of Wall Street
Director: Martin Scorsese Release Year: 2013 Genres: biography, comedy Cast:Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie, Matthew McConaughey, Kyle Chandler, Jean Dujardin, Rob Reiner Runtime: 180 min Production Co: Paramount Pictures Country: USA
Synopsis: Based on the true story of Jordan Belfort, from his rise to a wealthy stock-broker living the high life to his fall involving crime, corruption and the federal government.
Based on the book: Jordan Belfort "The Wolf of Wall Street"
Director: Aku Louhimies Release Year: 2013 Genres: drama Cast: Jessica Grabowsky,
Manna Jantti Runtime: 107 min Production Co: Blind Spot Pictures Oy Country: Finland
Synopsis: Pike was released from prison in the little girl's mother. Gone is the tattered past, in the face of uncertainty. Pike has decided to catch a new life, there is no more room for error. Returning from abroad, a former boyfriend Lalli messes up Pike's plans. Lalli brings passion, but at the same time to open a window to the past, to which Pike no longer want to go back. Pike would like to use the opportunity for a new life. The past can not go back and can not be forgotten. The future will have to face.
Based on the book: Marko Kivi "Elavien kirjoihin"
Director: Jon S. Baird Release Year: 2013 Genres: drama, comedy Cast: James McAvoy,
Kate Dickie Runtime: 97 min Production Co: Steel Mill Pictures, Logie Pictures Country: United Kingdom
Synopsis: Scheming Bruce Robertson, a bigoted and corrupt policeman, is in line for a promotion and will stop at nothing to get what he wants. Enlisted to solve a brutal murder and threatened by the aspirations of his colleagues, including Ray Lennox, Bruce sets about ensuring their ruin, right under the nose of unwitting Chief Inspector Toal. As he turns his colleagues against one another by stealing their wives and exposing their secrets, Bruce starts to lose himself in a web of deceit that he can no longer control. His past is slowly catching up with him, and a missing wife, a crippling drug habit and suspicious colleagues start to take their toll on his sanity. The question is: can he keep his grip on reality long enough to disentangle himself from the filth?
Based on the book: Irvine Welsh "Filth"
Director: Maja Milos Release Year: 2012 Genres: drama Cast: Isidora Simijonovic, Vukasin Jasnic, Zoran Maksimovic, Nikola Dragutinovic, Vladimir Gvojic, Sonja Janicic, Jovo Maksic, Katarina Pesic Runtime: 102 min Production Co: Film House Bas Celik Country: Serbia
Synopsis: Jasna is a beautiful girl in her mid-teens, leading a crude life of the postwar generation in Serbia. With a terminally ill father and dispirited mother, she is disillusioned and angry with everyone and everything, including herself. Having a huge crush on a boy from school, she goes on a spree of sex, drugs and partying, constantly filming with her mobile phone. Still, in that very harsh environment love and tenderness emerge.
Director: Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead Release Year: 2012 Genres: mystery Cast: Peter Cilella, Vinny Curran, Zahn McClarnon, Bill Oberst Jr., Kurt David Anderson, Emily Montague, Skyler Meacham Runtime: 93 min Production Co: Tribeca Film Country: USA
Synopsis: Michael is committed to getting his best friend Chris to sober up and get his life back on track. But what begins as an attempt to save his friend’s life quickly takes an unexpected turn as the two friends confront personal demons, the consequences of past actions, and forces beyond their control. Expertly balancing dark humor with genuine thrills and unexpected pathos, Resolution is an utterly unique cinematic experience that defies genre classification.
Director: Jean-Stephane Sauvaire Release Year: 2012 Genres: drama Cast: Paul Bartel, Beatrice Dalle, Marie-Ange Casta, Bernie Bonvoisin, Carlos Lopez Runtime: 90 min Production Co: Anna Lena Films, Arte France Country: France
Synopsis: An intense and solitary teenager, Paul finds himself caught up in a journey for freedom, full of violence, betrayal and hope. Abandoned by his father, torn between his mother, with whom he maintains a tender if tormented relationship, and his punk friends, with whom he hangs out at concerts, parties and street fights, he lives fully in the present. At a concert, Paul meets Louise and falls in love. But something is missing, and he continues searching for the father who never recognized him.
John Dies at the End
Director: Don Coscarelli Release Year: 2012 Genres: horror, comedy Cast: Chase Williamson, Rob Mayes, Paul Giamatti, Clancy Brown, Glynn Turman, Doug Jones, Daniel Roebuck, Jimmy Wong, Angus Scrimm, Fabianne Therese, Jonny Weston, Tai Bennett, Allison Weissman Runtime: 100 min Production Co: M3 Alliance, M3 Creative, Midnight Alliance Country: USA
Synopsis: It's a drug that promises an out-of-body experience with each hit. On the street they call it Soy Sauce, and users drift across time and dimensions. But some who come back are no longer human. Suddenly a silent otherworldly invasion is underway, and mankind needs a hero. What it gets instead is John and David, a pair of college dropouts who can barely hold down jobs. Can these two stop the oncoming horror in time to save humanity? No. No, they can't.
Based on the book: David Wong "John Dies at the End"
Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy
Director: Rob Heydon Release Year: 2012 Genres: drama, comedy Cast: Adam Sinclair, Kristin Kreuk, Billy Boyd, Carlo Rota, Keram Malicki-Sanchez, Natalie Brown, Olivia Andrup, Stephen McHattie, Dean McDermott, Colin Mochrie Runtime: 104 min Production Co: Ecstasy Film Production Services, Silver Reel Country: Canada, United Kingdom
Synopsis: Lloyd, the anti-hero, the fallen hero and main protagonist, is out of control with drugs and left unchecked, he must fulfill his "karmic" debt with Solo. Lloyd represents a young man with a, "Peter Pan" complex, who refuses to grow and face his harsh reality. Lloyd wants to change, but first must deal with Solo and wake up in the, "Hell", he has created. He falls in love with Heather, who changes his life and causes him to come to terms with reality.
Based on the book: Irvine Welsh "The Undefeated"
Director: Lux Release Year: 2011 Genres: drama Cast: Charlie Bewley, Christy Andersen, Elisa King, Ashley McCarthy, David J. Phillips, Teagan Vincze, Corbin Timbrook Runtime: 96 min Production Co: Dolce Cielo Productions, Vicious Content Films Country: USA
Synopsis: A single church-going mother desperately tries to save her two daughters from walking down the same dark path she was once on; and a young woman fights against addiction to a mysterious party drug.
Limitless: The Dark Fields
Director: Neil Burger Release Year: 2011 Genres: drama Cast:Bradley Cooper, Robert De Niro, Abbie Cornish, Anna Friel Runtime: 110 min Production Co: Many Rivers Productions Country: USA
Synopsis: An action-thriller about a writer who takes an experimental drug that allows him to use 100 percent of his mind. As one man evolves into the perfect version of himself, forces more corrupt than he can imagine mark him for assassination. Out-of-work writer Eddie Morra's rejection by girlfriend Lindy confirms his belief that he has zero future. That all vanishes the day an old friend introduces Eddie to NZT, a designer pharmaceutical that makes him laser focused and more confident than any man alive. Now on an NZT-fueled odyssey, everything Eddie's read, heard or seen is instantly organized and available to him. As the former nobody rises to the top of the financial world, he draws the attention of business mogul Carl Van Loon, who sees this enhanced version of Eddie as the tool to make billions. But brutal side effects jeopardize his meteoric ascent. With a dwindling stash and hit men who will eliminate him to get the NZT, Eddie must stay wired long ...
Based on the book: Alan Glynn "The Dark Fields"
Director: Adam Kassen, Mark Kassen Release Year: 2011 Genres: drama Cast:Chris Evans,
Jesse L. Martin,
Roxanna Hope Runtime: 100 min Production Co: Cherry Sky Films Country: USA
Synopsis: Idealistic lawyers Mike Weiss and Paul Danziger are partners. Mike is a drug-addict and Paul is a family man with a pregnant wife. When nurse Vicky Rogers seeks them out, they learn that she contracted AIDS a couple of years ago when she was accidentally pinpricked with a contaminated needle by a violent patient. Vicky shows a retractable safety needle invented by engineer Jeffrey Matthew Dancort, who owns the Safety Point Company, but is unable to sell his product to any hospital from the United Medical group, apart from San Antonio Memorial. Danziger and Weiss accept the case and go to court against United Medical, defended by powerful lawyer Nathaniel Price. Soon, they see all the doors closed in their fight against the powerful mafia of the medical supply system.
I Melt With You
Director: Mark Pellington Release Year: 2011 Genres: drama Cast: Thomas Jane, Jeremy Piven, Rob Lowe, Christian McKay, Carla Gugino, Tom Bower, Arielle Kebbel, Zander Eckhouse, Abhi Sinha, Sasha Grey Runtime: 122 min Production Co: The Complex Studio, Media House Capital, Raw Entertainment Country: USA
Synopsis: Richard, Ron, Jonathan and Tim are old college buddies who gather for a week each year in Big Sur to celebrate Tim's birthday and catch up with each other's lives. On the surface, they look like typical men in their forties, with careers, families and responsibilities. But as with most people, there is more to them than meets the eye. As the week progresses, they go down the rabbit hole of excess: mountains of drugs are consumed to a blaring rock 'n' roll soundtrack, parties with much younger women spin out of control. Exhausted and run ragged, they bare their souls and their reunion takes a much darker turn. When a promise from their past is brought to light, none of their lives will ever be the same.
Director: Thomas Vinterberg Release Year: 2010 Genres: drama Cast: Mads Broe Andersen, Finn Bergh, Jakob Cedergren, Peter Plaugborg, Helene Reingaard Neumann Runtime: 105 min Production Co: Nimbus Film Productions Country: Denmark
Synopsis: As children, Nick and his little brother take care of their baby brother while their mother drinks herself senseless. But the baby dies, and both brothers blame themselves. Many years later, Nick is out of prison after serving time for an assault. He drinks, lives in a shelter and tries to help an old friend. When their mother dies, Nick meets his brother at the funeral. The brother, who remains nameless, is a single father to a young boy, but also supports a drug habit that is spiraling out of control. When an opportunity presents itself, he becomes a drug dealer to secure his son's future. Eventually, the two brothers meet again.
Life Begins /Une vie qui commence/
Director: Michel Monty Release Year: 2010 Genres: drama Cast: Charles Antoine Perreault, Julie LeBreton, Francois Papineau, Raymond Cloutier Runtime: 103 min Production Co: Cirrus Communications, Item 7 Country: Canada
Synopsis: A twelve year old loses his doctor father to an overdose.