Like Jack and Diane
Everybody's looking for something. Trevor Holden is desperately looking for himself in all the wrong places--or maybe just in all the wrong people. It's pretty safe to say he won't find enlightenment in his strung-out boyfriend. And despite the well-meaning advice offered by his sexually promiscuous best friend and his self-righteous roommate, Trevor still seems to come up short. Almost ready to throw in the towel, Trevor happens upon Mr. Right, who refuses to let Trevor give up just yet. But sometimes a step in the right direction means forging a whole new path.
Neglected by her husband, Sarah embarks on an impromptu road trip with her young daughter and her best friend, Mindy. Along the way, the dynamic between the two friends intensifies before circumstances force them apart. Years later, Sarah attempts to rebuild their intimate connection in the days before Mindy’s wedding.
Nominated for 6 Academy Awards® including Best Actress (Cate Blanchett), Best Supporting Actress (Rooney Mara), and Best Adapted Screenplay. Directed by Todd Haynes, CAROL traces the love affair of two women from very different backgrounds in the 1950s. Therese is a young clerk in a department store while Carol is a mother stuck in a loveless marriage. During a chance encounter, the two women feel an immediate connection that soon develops into a much deeper affection which inspires a new passion for life in both of them.
Vagrant Thomas Jacob (Michael Paré of 'Eddie and the Cruisers' fame) finds shelter for the night when he falls upon a seemingly abandoned two-story home with its lights on and an inviting front door. Once inside, his past comes to haunt him and he soon realizes that he is not alone. There's a supernatural force on hand and it won't let him leave. Destiny has brought Thomas to this place but will he survive the ordeal?
Zach put aside aspirations for art school to help out his family, but a summer romance with his best friend's brother forces him to make important decisions about his life.
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Sensual and elegant, Catherine Corsini’s SUMMERTIME follows Carole and Delphine as they fall in love against the backdrop of early feminist activism in 1971 France. After living in the city, Delphine is called home to help with her family farm in the countryside and is forced to choose between her responsibility to them and the life of love she had in Paris with Carole. An enlightening tale about the infatuation of first love and its universal themes.
From Writer/Director Marina Rice Bader (Executive Producer Elena Undone, A Perfect Ending) comes this film within a film that explores love in all its painful and messy glory. Six months ago Zoe and Mal fell for each other while filming a love scene, which led to an intense, whirlwind affair, followed by a devastating breakup. Soon after their split, things get complicated when the two have to meet on set once more to re-shoot that fateful sequence.
Shy teenager Nathan and his family have moved from one town to another trying to escape the domestic disintegration within their own home. Roy and his family live a quiet life on a farm. When Nathan moves in next door to charismatic Roy, the boys strike up a friendship as high school study partners. Their strong emotional bond soon takes a natural turn toward physical passion, a secret they must hide from those around them in their backwoods rural community.
On Manhattan’s gilded Upper East Side, Charlie, a young painter, finds the man of his dreams in Tim, an older pianist from across the globe. If only Charlie weren’t secretly in love with his own manipulative best friend, Sebastian, who is embroiled in a financial scandal. In the wake of Sebastian’s newfound notoriety, their tight-knit group of friends must confront the new realities of adulthood.
A murder in 1944 draws together the great poets of the beat generation: Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs.