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Trailers : Comedies
This poignant coming-of-age tale follows Terri, an overweight orphan who, while struggling to find acceptance with his peers, forms an unlikely friendship with his vice principal, who also knows all too well what it's like to be alone.
Starring: John C. Reilly
The Catechism Cataclysm
A disgraced young priest and his high-school pal get lost while on a canoe trip -- and as darkness falls, the night brings a bizarre turn of events!
After falling in with an unfamiliar social circle peopled with critics of every persuasion, avant-garde composer Adrian Jacobs (Adam Goldberg) becomes smitten with art gallery dealer Madeleine Gray. Jonathan Parker directs this comic meditation on love and creative expression.
My Sucky Teen Romance
A girl discovers her dreamy new boyfriend wants more from the relationship than she expected -- namely blood -- in this teen-centric horror comedy.
Keanu Reeves stars in this dark comedy as Henry, an affable tollbooth worker in Buffalo, N.Y., who finds himself on the wrong end of justice when he's accused and convicted of a bank robbery that he didn't commit. After getting some advice from an old convict (James Caan) while spending time in the clink, Henry hatches a daring scheme of his own.
Starring: Keanu Reeves, Vera Farmiga, James Caan, Judy Greer
The Names of Love
Winner Jury Prize -
Cannes Film Festival
This politically infused comedy follows the crusade of Baya, a left-wing femme fatale who seeks to rescue right-wing men from their conservative values by taking them on as lovers -- until she meets a man whose beliefs are as firmly set as her own.
In the depths of the Korvatunturi mountains, nearly one mile deep, lies the secret of Christmas. The time has come to dig it up!
Directed by Joe Swanberg
A lonely L.A. cartoonist falls for a pretty environmental journalist whom he met on Chatroulette in director Joe Swanberg's edgy indie comedy.
Academy Award Nominee -
Best Supporting Actress
Special Jury Prize -
Sundance Film Festival
When Madeleine, a big-city art dealer from Chicago, makes a trip to North Carolina with her new husband, George, he finally allows her to meet his small-town Southern family, which breeds more problems than either of them planned for.
Based on the award-winning play, three New York immigrants find themselves fighting for their right to stay in America while funneling all of their money into shady off-track horse races in this tense drama starring John Ventimiglia, Kevin Corrigan, and Babs Olusanmokun.
Newlyweds TV Spot
The honeymoon is short-lived for newlyweds Buzzy and Katy. His wild younger sister drops in unannounced, and her ex keeps asking to borrow money. Meanwhile, they watch helplessly as their best friends' marriage of 19 years starts to come undone.
Directed by: Edward Burns
Starring: Edward Burns
Reeling from a brutal break-up, Kira sleeps with Max, a charming but disheveled wreck already committed to long-term girlfriend Sara.
The Imperialists Are Still Alive!
A Godardian comedy for the new millennium. Juggling the sudden abduction of her childhood sweetheart as well as a blooming love affair, a French-Arab Manhattanite makes her way as an artist in a hostile world.
With nearly 90 speaking parts and an all-star cast including the iconic Catherine Deneuve, Mathieu Amalric and Chiara Mastroianni, this French hit is a treat for anyone who delights in unraveling the mysteries of everyday life
An affectionate comedy drama detailing the unlikely friendship between a failed writer, a Long Island high school girl, an imaginary superhero. Together, they all discover what it re means to take responsibility in life.
Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Emma Stone, Jeff Daniels
Spirit Award Winner -
John Cassavettes Award
A barely competent father takes his children on a series of offbeat adventures in this comedy drama from the writing and directing team of Josh Safdie and Ben Safdie
Directed by Joe Swanberg
With wit and frankness, this indie dramedy explores the sexual lives of four couples in Chicago whose paths are surprisingly intertwined. Despite their various hangups and kinks, the young urbanites try desperately to connect on a meaningful level.
The Con Artist
An ex-con finds his plan to go straight foiled by a loan shark who forces him into taking on one last heist.
Starring: Donald Sutherland and Rebecca Romijn
How To Be
A young musician having an existential crisis convinces a self-help guru to come to his home and become his personal life coach.
Starring: Robert Pattinson
Mary & Max
From award-winning animator Adam Elliot comes a tale of friendship between two pen pals: Mary, a lonely girl living in Melbourne, and Max, a lonely old man in New York. Featuring the voices of Toni Collette, Eric Bana and Philip Seymour Hoffman.
A gangster named Perrier looks to exact his revenge on a trio of fugitives responsible for the accidental death of one of his cronies.
Starring: Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson, Jim Broadbent, and Gabriel Byrne.
Happy Ever Afters
Two pairs of newlyweds find their wedding day thrown for a loop upon discovering that the reception hall has been double-booked in this romantic comedy.
Starring: Academy Award nominee Sally Hawkins.
Le Donk And Scorzayzee
Directed by Shane Meadows
Rock roadie, Le Donk, has lived, loved and learned. Along the way, he's lost a classy girlfriend but gained a sidekick, Scorz-Ayz-Ee. He sets out to make Scorz a star with a little help from the Artic Monkeys.
A Film With Me In It
Official Selection at the Toronto International Film Festival
Official Selection at the Edinburgh International Film Festival
A broke, jobless actor and a broke, jobless screenwriter set out to make a movie and then find that life starts imitating art.
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