Frances McDormand

Nomadland

Nomadland

Nomadland
IMDb: 7.6
108

A woman in her sixties embarks on a journey through the Western United States after losing everything in the Great Recession, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.

Isle Of Dogs

Isle Of Dogs

Isle Of Dogs
IMDb: 7.9
101 min

In the future, an outbreak of canine flu leads the mayor of a Japanese city to banish all dogs to an island that\'s a garbage dump. The outcasts must soon embark on an epic journey when a 12-year-old boy arrives on the island to find his beloved pet.

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
IMDb: 8.1
115 min

After seven months have passed without a culprit in her daughter\'s murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at Bill Willoughby, the town\'s revered chief of police. When his second-in-command Officer Jason Dixon, an immature mother\'s boy with a penchant for violence, gets involved, the battle between Mildred and Ebbing\'s law enforcement is only exacerbated.

Hail, Caesar!

Hail, Caesar!

Hail, Caesar!
IMDb: 6.3
106 min

Tells the comedic tale of Eddie Mannix, a fixer who worked for the Hollywood studios in the 1950s. The story finds him at work when a star mysteriously disappears in the middle of filming.

The Good Dinosaur

The Good Dinosaur

The Good Dinosaur
IMDb: 6.7
93 min

An epic journey into the world of dinosaurs where an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend.

Promised Land

Promised Land

Promised Land
IMDb: 6.6
106 min

A salesman for a natural gas company experiences life-changing events after arriving in a small town, where his corporation wants to tap into the available resources.

Madagascar 3 Europes Most Wanted

Madagascar 3 Europes Most Wanted

Madagascar 3 Europes Most Wanted
IMDb: 6.8
93 min

Animal pals Alex, Marty, Melman, and Gloria are still trying to make it back to New York\'s Central Park Zoo. They are forced to take a detour to Europe to find the penguins and chimps who broke the bank at a Monte Carlo casino. When French animal-control officer Capitaine Chantel DuBois picks up their scent, Alex and company are forced to hide out in a traveling circus.

Moonrise Kingdom

Moonrise Kingdom

Moonrise Kingdom
IMDb: 7.8
94 min

Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, Moonrise Kingdom tells the story of two twelve-year-olds who fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them down, a violent storm is brewing off-shore – and the peaceful island community is turned upside down in more ways than anyone can handle.

Genre: Best 2012
This Must Be the Place

This Must Be the Place

This Must Be the Place
IMDb: 6.7
118 min

A bored, retired rock star sets out to find his father\'s executioner, an ex-Nazi war criminal who is a refugee in the U.S.

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Transformers 3

Transformers 3

Transformers 3
IMDb: 6.2
154 min

Sam Witwicky takes his first tenuous steps into adulthood while remaining a reluctant human ally of Autobot-leader Optimus Prime. The film centers around the space race between the USSR and the USA, suggesting there was a hidden Transformers role in it all that remains one of the planet\'s most dangerous secrets.

The Botany of Desire

The Botany of Desire

The Botany of Desire
IMDb: 7.6
120 min

Featuring Michael Pollan and based on his best-selling book, this special takes viewers on an exploration of the human relationship with the plant world -- seen from the plants\' point of view. Narrated by Frances McDormand, the program shows how four familiar species -- the apple, the tulip, marijuana and the potato -- evolved to satisfy our yearnings for sweetness, beauty, intoxication.

Burn After Reading

Burn After Reading

Burn After Reading
IMDb: 7.0
96 min

When a disc containing memoirs of a former CIA analyst falls into the hands of Linda Litzke and Chad Feldheimer, the two gym employees see a chance to make enough money for her to have life-changing cosmetic surgery. Predictably, events whirl out of control for the duo doofuses and those in their orbit.

Genre: N/A
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day

Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day

Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day
IMDb: 7.1
92 min

Guinevere Pettigrew, a middle-aged London governess, finds herself unfairly dismissed from her job. An attempt to gain new employment catapults her into the glamorous world and dizzying social whirl of an American actress and singer, Delysia Lafosse.

Aeon Flux

Aeon Flux

Aeon Flux
IMDb: 5.5
93 min

400 years into the future, disease has wiped out the majority of the world\'s population, except one walled city, Bregna, ruled by a congress of scientists. When Æon Flux, the top operative in the underground \'Monican\' rebellion, is sent on a mission to kill a government leader, she uncovers a world of secrets.

North Country

North Country

North Country
IMDb: 7.3
126 min

A fictionalized account of the first major successful sexual harassment case in the United States -- Jenson vs. Eveleth Mines, where a woman who endured a range of abuse while working as a miner filed and won the landmark 1984 lawsuit.

Something’s Gotta Give

Something’s Gotta Give

Something’s Gotta Give
IMDb: 6.7
128 min

Harry Sanborn is an aged music industry exec with a fondness for younger women like Marin, his latest trophy girlfriend. Things get a little awkward when Harry suffers a heart attack at the home of Marin\'s mother, Erica. Left in the care of Erica and his doctor, a love triangle starts to take shape.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
City By The Sea

City By The Sea

City By The Sea
IMDb: 6.1
108 min

A man struggling to come to terms with the sins of his father makes the terrible discovery that his own son has fallen into a life of crime in a drama based on a true story. Vincent LaMarca is a dedicated and well-respected New York City police detective who has gone to great lengths to distance himself from his past.

Laurel Canyon

Laurel Canyon

Laurel Canyon
IMDb: 6.4
103 min

Laurel Canyon focuses on Sam and Alex, a pair of upper-middle class lovebirds from the East Coast who relocate to Los Angeles. Enter Jane, Sam\'s estranged mother, a successful record producer, who\'s more than willing to put the couple up in her lavish digs. As Sam and Alex settle in at Jane\'s, they gradually lose their straight-and-narrow approach to life and begin to experiment.

Genre: Drama
Man Who Wasn’t There

Man Who Wasn’t There

Man Who Wasn’t There
IMDb: 7.5
116 min

A tale of passion, crime and punishment set in the summer of 1949. Ed Crane, a barber in a small California town, is dissatisfied with his life, but his wife Doris\' infidelity presents him with a chance to change it.

Almost Famous

Almost Famous

Almost Famous
IMDb: 7.9
122 min

In 1973, 15-year-old William Miller\'s unabashed love of music and aspiration to become a rock journalist lands him an assignment from Rolling Stone magazine to interview and tour with the up-and-coming band Stillwater—fronted by lead guitar Russell Hammond, and lead singer Jeff Bebe William. A semi-autobiographical film based on director Cameron Crowe\'s time as a teenage writer for Rolling Stone.

Genre: Best Music
Wonder Boys

Wonder Boys

Wonder Boys
IMDb: 7.2
111 min

Grady is a 50-ish English professor who hasn\'t had a thing published in years -- not since he wrote his award winning \"Great American Novel\" 7 years ago. This weekend proves even worse than he could imagine as he finds himself reeling from one misadventure to another in the company of a new wonder boy author.

Madeline

Madeline

Madeline
IMDb: 6.0
89 min

The adventurous, young Madeline is very good at getting into trouble, but she\'s also fantastic at solving problems as well, and her school-mistress Miss Clavel is not too approving of her. The biggest problem comes up when Lord Covington decides to sell Madeline\'s school.

Johnny Skidmarks

Johnny Skidmarks

Johnny Skidmarks
IMDb: 5.6
96 min

Johnny Scardino is working for blackmailers, photographing wealthy guys in seedy motels. One such assignment turns the wrong way and blackmailers die one by one. Is Johnny the next on the list?

Lone Star

Lone Star

Lone Star
IMDb: 7.4
135 min

When the skeleton of his murdered predecessor is found, Sheriff Sam Deeds unearths many other long-buried secrets in his Texas border town.

Genre: Best Western
Primal Fear

Primal Fear

Primal Fear
IMDb: 7.7
129 min

An arrogant, high-powered attorney takes on the case of a poor altar boy found running away from the scene of the grisly murder of the bishop who has taken him in. The case gets a lot more complex when the accused reveals that there may or may not have been a 3rd person in the room. The intensity builds when a surprise twist alters everyone\'s perception of the crime.

Fargo

Fargo

Fargo
IMDb: 8.1
98 min

Jerry, a small-town Minnesota car salesman is bursting at the seams with debt... but he\'s got a plan. He\'s going to hire two thugs to kidnap his wife in a scheme to collect a hefty ransom from his wealthy father-in-law. It\'s going to be a snap and nobody\'s going to get hurt... until people start dying. Enter Police Chief Marge, a coffee-drinking, parka-wearing - and extremely pregnant - investigator who\'ll stop at nothing to get her man. And if you think her small-time investigative skills will give the crooks a run for their ransom... you betcha!

Beyond Rangoon

Beyond Rangoon

Beyond Rangoon
IMDb: 6.6
100 min

Patricia Arquette stars as American widow Laura Bowman, a young doctor who\'s unwittingly drawn into political turmoil while vacationing in Burma in the late 1980s, in this fictionalized drama based on actual events. Bowman initially left San Francisco with her sister (Frances McDormand) in an attempt to escape painful memories of her husband and son\'s violent deaths. But her fight to escape to Thailand could prove just as harrowing.

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Short Cuts

Short Cuts

Short Cuts
IMDb: 7.7
187 min

Multi-storied, fish-eyed look at American culture with some 22 characters intersecting--profoundly or fleetingly--through each other\'s lives. Running the emotional gamut from disturbing to humorous, Altman\'s portrait of the contemporary human condition is nevertheless fascinating. Based on nine stories and a prose poem by Raymond Carver.

Barton Fink

Barton Fink

Barton Fink
IMDb: 7.7
116 min

A renowned New York playwright is enticed to California to write for the movies and discovers the hellish truth of Hollywood.

Hidden Agenda

Hidden Agenda

Hidden Agenda
IMDb: 6.9
108 min

In Ireland, American lawyer Ingrid Jessner and her activist partner, Paul Sullivan, struggle to uncover atrocities committed by the British government against the Northern Irish during the \"Troubles.\" But when Sullivan is assassinated in the streets, Jessner teams up with Peter Kerrigan, a British investigator acting against the will of his own government, and struggles to uncover a conspiracy that may even implicate one of Kerrigan\'s colleagues.

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Miller’s Crossing

Miller’s Crossing

Miller’s Crossing
IMDb: 7.7
115 min

Set in 1929, a political boss and his advisor have a parting of the ways when they both fall for the same woman.

Darkman

Darkman

Darkman
IMDb: 6.4
96 min

Dr. Peyton Westlake is on the verge of realizing a major breakthrough in synthetic skin when his laboratory is destroyed by gangsters. Having been burned beyond recognition and forever altered by an experimental medical procedure, Westlake becomes known as Darkman, assuming alternate identities in his quest for revenge and a new life with a former love.

Mississippi Burning

Mississippi Burning

Mississippi Burning
IMDb: 7.8
128 min

Two FBI agents investigating the murder of civil rights workers during the 60s seek to breach the conspiracy of silence in a small Southern town where segregation divides black and white. The younger agent trained in FBI school runs up against the small town ways of his, former Sheriff, partner.

Raising Arizona

Raising Arizona

Raising Arizona
IMDb: 7.3
94 min

The Coen Brothers tell the story of a absurd yet likable family with an unproductive couple as the focal point. The couple has gotten themselves into some trouble while kidnapping a baby and give Hollywood one of the most memorable chase scenes to date.

Blood Simple.

Blood Simple.

Blood Simple.
IMDb: 7.6
97 min

The owner of a seedy small-town Texas bar discovers that one of his employees is having an affair with his wife. A chaotic chain of misunderstandings, lies and mischief ensues after he devises a plot to have them murdered.