Sansho the Bailiff
Director: Kelly Reichardt
Cozy, a dissatisfied housewife, meets Lee at a bar. A drink turns into a home break-in, and a gun shot sends them on the run together, thinking they've committed murder.
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Director: Scott Cooper
A faded country music musician is forced to reassess his dysfunctional life during a doomed romance that also inspires him.
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Director: Wayne Wang
A senatorial candidate falls for a hotel maid, thinking she is a socialite when he sees her trying on a wealthy woman's dress.
Country: Cambodia, USA
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Crime
Director: Todd Phillips
Based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a $300 million contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan.
Genre: Drama, Romance
Director: Rob Reiner
Charlie is a troublesome 18-year-old who breaks out of a youth drug treatment clinic, but when he returns home to Los Angeles, he's given an intervention by his parents and forced to go to ...
Genre: Drama, Biography, Comedy
Director: David O. Russell
Joy is the story of the title character, who rose to become founder and matriarch of a powerful family business dynasty.
Country: France, Italy
Genre: Drama, History, Comedy
Director: Jean Renoir
In Peru in the eighteenth century. Camilla, the star of a theater company, hesitates between three men. The Viceroy gives her his magnificent golden coach. A young Spanish officer suggests ...
Director: Kenji Mizoguchi
Five prostitutes work at Dreamland, in Tokyo's Yoshiwara district. As the Diet considers a ban on prostitution, the women's daily dramas play out. Each has dreams and motivations. Hanae is married, her husband unemployed; they have a young child. Yumeko, a widow, uses her earnings to raise and support her son, who's now old enough to work and care for her. The aging Yorie has a man who wants to marry her. Yasumi saves money diligently to pay her debt and get out; she also has a suitor who wants to marry her, but she has other plans for him. Mickey seems the most devil-may-care, until her father comes from Kobe to bring her news of her family and ask her to come home.
Director: Kenji Mizoguchi
In the post-war, the sixteen year-old teenager Eiko seeks out the geisha Miyoharu in the district of Gion, in Kyoto asking her to be a "maiko" (apprentice of geisha). Eiko explains that her mother, who was a geisha and Miyoharu's friend, has just passed away; her father Sawamoto has failed in business; and her uncle is harassing her. Miyoharu is a warm-hearted woman and accepts to train her. One year later, Eiko's father refuses to be her guarantor and Miyoharu borrows a large amount from the tea-house owner Okimi to buy her kimono and debut in a party. Miyoharu changes Eiko's name to Miyoe and introduces the teenager to clients as her sister. Soon Miyoharu is charged for the money but neither she nor Miyoe wants to have patrons.
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Crime
Director: Akira Kurosawa
An executive of a shoe company becomes a victim of extortion when his chauffeur's son is kidnapped and held for ransom.