The Courage to Love

The Courage to Love INFORMATION Year: 2000 Genre: Drama Cast: Vanessa Williams, Gil Bellows Directed By: Kari Skogland Country: USA Run Time: 95 mins Synopsis: In pre-Civil War New Orleans, Vanessa Williams portrays the African American daughter of a plantation owner. Fighting her family's wishes, she rejects the traditions of an arranged marriage and sets out on a…

Complicity

Complicity INFORMATION Year: 2000 Genre: Thriller Cast: Johnny Lee Miller, Brian Cox Directed By: Gavin Millar Country: USA Run Time: 99 mins Synopsis: Cameron Colley is a young scottish journalist, with an interest in exposing the wrongs committed by the rich and powerful. Life is comfortable enough but uneventful, until someone starts murdering the people in his articles in…

A Case of Honor

A Case of Honor INFORMATION Year: 1989 Genre: Action Cast: Timothy Bottoms, John Phillip Law Directed By: Eddie Romero Country: USA Run Time: 92 mins Synopsis: Filipino actor Eddie Romero directs this arresting drama set during the Vietnam War. A handful of prisoners escape their captors but have to make their way through the thicket of the Vietnamese…

Caroline?

Caroline? INFORMATION Year: 1990 Genre: Drama Cast: Stephanie Zimbalist, Patricia Neal Directed By: Joseph Sargent Country: USA Run Time: 100 mins Synopsis: Meet the Graham family. Charles is a successful businessman and doting father. Grace, his second wife, is fighting her way into the family’s affections. Heidi, ten years old, and handicapped since birth, is smothered and spoiled…

The Body

The Body INFORMATION Year: 2001 Genre: Drama Cast: Antonio Banderas, Olivia Williams Directed By: Jonas McCord Country: USA Run Time: 109 mins Synopsis: Behind a simple hardware store, an archaeologist has discovered an ancient skeleton. Coloration of the bones indicates that the cause of death was crucifixion.  A gold coin bearing the mark of Pontius Pilate indicated that this…

Aftermath

Aftermath INFORMATION Year: 1990 Genre: Drama Cast: Cheryl Ladd, Jeffrey DeMunn Directed By: Philip Saville Country: USA Run Time: 120 mins Synopsis: The day the plane flying into Dalston crashed 187 bodies were pulled from the wreckage and identified.  For one woman a mystery was being born. The pilot was her husband.  When the airline announced it was pilot…

An American Affair

An American Affair INFORMATION Year: 2008 Genre: Comedy Featuring: Gretchen Mol, Perrey Reeves, Noah Wyl Directed By: William Olsson Run Time: 93 mins Synopsis:  Set against the backdrop of the JFK presidency, when a young boy becomes infatuated with the beautiful neighbor that’s having an affair with the President, he becomes a pawn in a deadly game of deceit…

Man About Town

Man About Town INFORMATION Year: 2006 Genre: Comedy/Drama Cast: Ben Affleck, Rebecca Romijn Directed By: Mike Binder Country: USA Run Time: 96 mins Synopsis: Successful, hardworking and unscrupulous, Jack (Affleck) is a Hollywood agent at the top of his game and completely out of kilter with his personal life. FESTIVALS: Santa Barbara Film Festival (2006) LINKS Request Screener & Inquire…

Upside of Anger

Upside of Anger INFORMATION Year: 2005 Genre: Comedy/Drama Cast: Kevin Costner, Joan Allen Directed By: Mike Binder Country: USA Run Time: 98 mins Synopsis: When her husband unexpectedly disappears, a sharp-witted suburban wife and her daughters juggle their mom's romantic dilemmas and family dynamics. FESTIVALS: Sundance Film Festival (2005) Febio Film Festival (Czech Republic) (2005) LINKS Request Screener &…

Monster

Monster INFORMATION Year: 2003 Genre: Drama Cast: Charlize Theron, Cristina Ricci Directed By: Patty Jenkins Country: US Run Time: 110 mins Synopsis: In her Academy Award-winning role, Charlize Theron portrays the true story of Aileen Wuornos, a woman with a tortured past who turns to prostitution for money, and who eventually turned her anger into a motive for…