Don Koch tries to renovate a rundown mansion with a sordid history for his growing family, only to learn that the house has other plans.
Director:Travis Stevens Creator:Trent Haaga (story), Paul Johnstone (based on a story by), Ben Parker (based on a story by), Travis Stevens Actors:C.M. Punk, Trieste Kelly Dunn, Sarah Brooks, Elissa Dowling
F*** Your Hair (2019)
37 min|Documentary, Short|01 Jan 2019
5.0Rating: 5.0 / 10 from 35 users
Latin American brewery owners grapple with the fallout of abandoning a lucrative contract with Donald Trump after his disparaging remarks against Mexican immigrants.
Director:Jason Polevoi Creator:Nick Jenkins, Jason Polevoi, Teddy Wachholz Actors:Andrés Araya, Ashley Brandt, Brandon Paul Eells, Monica Eng
63 Boycott (2014)
63 Boycott chronicles the Chicago School boycott of 1963 when more than 200,000 Chicagoans, mostly CPS students, marched to protest the segregationist policies of CPS Superintendent …
Alien: Night Shift (2019)
9 min|Short, Horror, Sci-Fi|12 Apr 2019
5.2Rating: 5.2 / 10 from 321 users
When a missing space trucker is discovered hungover and disoriented, his co-worker suggests a nightcap as a remedy. Near closing time, they are reluctantly allowed inside the colony supply …
Director:Aidan Brezonick Creator:Aidan Brezonick, Dan O'Bannon (based on characters created by), Ronald Shusett (based on characters created by) Actors:Amber Gaston, Terrance Keith Richardson, Christopher Murray, Tanner Rittenhouse
When Jeff Tried to Save the World (2018)
93 min|Comedy, Drama|07 Dec 2018
5.6Rating: 5.6 / 10 from 306 users
When the manager of an old-school bowling alley discovers the owner's plans to sell, saving Winky's World means pulling himself out of the gutter, too.
Director:Kendall Goldberg Creator:Rachel Borgo, Kendall Goldberg Actors:Jon Heder, Maya Erskine, Jim O'Heir, Anna Konkle
Pearl Jam: Let's Play Two (2017)
120 min|Documentary, Music|29 Sep 2017
8.4Rating: 8.4 / 10 from 499 users
Concert film centering on the rock band Pearl Jam's August 2016 shows at Chicago's Wrigley Field.
Director:Danny Clinch Creator:Danny Clinch (story by), Tim Donnelly (story by), Taryn Gould (story by) Actors:Jeff Ament, Matt Cameron, Matthew Daniel Moses Furlin, Kenneth 'Boom' Gaspar
Apollo 13 (1995)
140 min|Adventure, Drama, History|30 Jun 1995
7.6Rating: 7.6 / 10 from 258,008 users
NASA must devise a strategy to return Apollo 13 to Earth safely after the spacecraft undergoes massive internal damage putting the lives of the three astronauts on board in jeopardy.
Director:Ron Howard Creator:Jim Lovell (book), Jeffrey Kluger (book), William Broyles Jr. (screenplay), Al Reinert (screenplay) Actors:Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, Kevin Bacon, Gary Sinise
Hoop Dreams (1994)
170 min|Documentary, Drama, Sport|14 Oct 1994
8.3Rating: 8.3 / 10 from 23,350 users
A film following the lives of two inner-city Chicago boys who struggle to become college basketball players on the road to going professional.
Director:Steve James Creator:Steve James, Frederick Marx Actors:William Gates, Arthur Agee, Emma Gates, Curtis Gates
The Girls of Summer (2020)
N/A|Drama|24 Apr 2020
After her two younger sisters leave home, Maren — Midwest sod farmer by day, drummer by night — is left alone to take care of her depressed, narcotic-abusing father. Eventually …
Director:John D. Hancock Creator:Tori Titmas Actors:Tori Titmas, Jeff Puckett, Nathan Hosner, Kristin Cotts
The Moleman of Belmont Avenue (2013)
90 min|Comedy, Horror|10 Sep 2013
5.3Rating: 5.3 / 10 from 215 users
The Mugg Brothers inherit an apartment building with a monster living in the basement that's eating everything in sight.
Director:Mike Bradecich, John LaFlamboy Creator:Mike Bradecich (screenplay), John LaFlamboy Actors:Justin DiGiacomo, Mike Bradecich, John LaFlamboy, Nicholas Barron
Rendezvous in Chicago (2018)
69 min|Comedy, Romance|N/A
Rendezvous in Chicago is a short comedic feature film comprised of three vignettes corresponding to the beginning, middle and end stages of a relationship.
Director:Michael Glover Smith Creator:Michael Glover Smith Actors:Maggie Scrantom, Clare Cooney, Haydée Politoff, Dave McNulty
Game Day (2016)
GAME DAY is a dramedy about Ricki, a self-centered, female tech entrepreneur who must bounce back from the collapse of her tech start-up and personal life. After being hired by a new …
Director:John Susman Creator:John Susman Actors:Romeo Miller, Lisa Zane, Chris J. Johnson, Fyvush Finkel
The Scopia Effect (2014)
130 min|Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller|N/A
4.2Rating: 4.2 / 10 from 562 users
Reincarnation goes horribly wrong releasing dark forces across time. Basia accesses parts of her mind that should never be tampered with. Past lives merge with present as her reality becomes distorted, she fights for her very existence.
Director:Christopher Butler Creator:Christopher Butler, Christopher Butler Actors:Joanna Ignaczewska, Louis Labovitch, Akira Koieyama, Genevieve Sibayan
The Merry Gentleman (2008)
110 min|Crime, Drama|04 Dec 2009
6.6Rating: 6.6 / 10 from 2,471 users
A woman leaves an abusive relationship to begin a new life in a new city, where she forms an unlikely and ironic relationship with a suicidal hitman (unbeknownst to her). Enter a worn, …
Director:Michael Keaton Creator:Ron Lazzeretti Actors:Michael Keaton, Kelly Macdonald, Tom Bastounes, Kareem Bandealy
92 min|Documentary, History, News|01 Mar 2017
7.3Rating: 7.3 / 10 from 483 users
America is facing a food crisis driven by profitability and a lack of consumer education. While the window to transforming our heartland continues to shrink, passionate individuals have …
Director:Matt Wechsler Creator:Matt Wechsler Actors:Marty Travis, Dan Barber, Rick Bayless, Mark Bittman
Blood Brothers (2013)
30 min|Short, Crime, Drama, Thriller|17 May 2013
8.4Rating: 8.4 / 10 from 37 users
A young man returns to his hometown in Arkansas to kidnap the kingpin of the drug operation that ran him and his brother out of town; However, his actions may not bode too well for his …
Batman must battle former district attorney Harvey Dent, who is now Two-Face and Edward Nygma, The Riddler with help from an amorous psychologist and a young circus acrobat who becomes his sidekick, Robin.
Director:Joel Schumacher Creator:Bob Kane (characters), Lee Batchler (story), Janet Scott Batchler (story), Lee Batchler (screenplay), Janet Scott Batchler (screenplay), Akiva Goldsman (screenplay) Actors:Val Kilmer, Tommy Lee Jones, Jim Carrey, Nicole Kidman
95 min|Drama, Thriller|01 Apr 2016
5.6Rating: 5.6 / 10 from 1,564 users
When her son's persistent rash won't subside, a mother begins investigating and finds herself pulled into the battle between small town organic farmers and Clonestra, a corporation profiting from GMOs.
Director:Daryl Wein Creator:Zoe Lister-Jones, Zoe Lister-Jones, Daryl Wein, Daryl Wein Actors:Zoe Lister-Jones, Victor Garber, Beth Grant, Taylor Kinney
Home Alone (1990)
103 min|Comedy, Family|16 Nov 1990
7.6Rating: 7.6 / 10 from 445,122 users
An eight-year-old troublemaker must protect his house from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation.
Director:Chris Columbus Creator:John Hughes Actors:Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, John Heard
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)
120 min|Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family|20 Nov 1992
6.7Rating: 6.7 / 10 from 287,189 users
One year after Kevin McCallister was left home alone and had to defeat a pair of bumbling burglars, he accidentally finds himself stranded in New York City – and the same criminals are not far behind.
Director:Chris Columbus Creator:John Hughes (characters), John Hughes Actors:Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, Catherine O'Hara
Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015)
93 min|Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi|20 Feb 2015
5.1Rating: 5.1 / 10 from 35,886 users
When Lou's shot in the groin, Nick and Jacob drag him in the Hot Tub Time Machine to go back in time and save Lou. The 3 end 10 years in the future, where they need to go to find the shooter.
Director:Steve Pink Creator:Josh Heald, Josh Heald (characters), John Karnay (additional screenwriting) Actors:Rob Corddry, Craig Robinson, Clark Duke, Adam Scott
Hunting God (2018)
N/A|Drama, Mystery, Thriller|01 Nov 2018
A recent widower reunites with his old church buddies to film a hunting show in the remote woods, where a supernatural presence forces him to confront his faith.
Director:Justin Jackola Creator:Justin Jackola (story), Ken Miyamoto Actors:Duane 'Dog' Chapman, Mickey O'Sullivan, Jennifer Jelsema, Ann Sonneville
Jeff Drives You (2019)
18 min|Short, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller|01 Oct 2019
A lonely gay man falls in love with an artificially intelligent car over the course of a road trip.
A movie about a struggling pet store worker who kidnaps her estranged father after he cuts her out of his will.
Director:Jason B. Kohl Creator:Jason B. Kohl Actors:Louisa Krause, Brendan Sexton III, Robin Weigert, Chelcie Ross
Right to Harm (2019)
75 min|Documentary|24 Feb 2019
Through the riveting stories of five American communities, 'Right to Harm' exposes the devastating public health impact that factory farming has on many of our country's most disadvantaged …
Director:Annie Speicher, Matt Wechsler Creator:Matt Wechsler
16 min|Short, Drama, Sci-Fi|06 Oct 2015
An aging inventor with questionable sanity attempts to prevent a personal tragedy. His method: a 16mm film projector.
Director:Michael Lippert Creator:Michael Lippert Actors:Karisa Bruin, Bill McGough, Tyler Jeffrey Smith, Donna Steele
13 min|Short, Action, Thriller|N/A
Hell hath no fury like a woman's vengeance.
Director:Waheed AlQawasmi Creator:Robert Saba, Waheed AlQawasmi Actors:Jon Marie Stanley, Hailey Giles, Christian Walker, Jon W. Sparks
N/A|Short|21 Nov 2019
The Matour is home to two forces of nature — the spunky, bubbly Pastel Girls and Scutly, a quirky senior citizen facing Alzheimer's. When these personalities collide, The Pastel Girls and Scutly find common ground in unexpected places.
Director:Layne Marie Williams Creator:Layne Marie Williams, Laura Day Actors:Deanalís Resto, Jasmine S. Sims, Eliza Helm, Mr. Chips
Tasmanian Tiger (2014)
82 min|Comedy, Drama|16 Apr 2014
8.4Rating: 8.4 / 10 from 5 users
Chris, a career-obsessed orphan whose attempts to forge a dependable and tranquil future for himself spin out of control after news reports of a deadly hurricane trigger a flood of …
Director:Michael Paulucci Creator:Michael Paulucci, Edward Tyndall Actors:Darlene Berry, Courtney Boxwell, Curtis Cassell, Callie Deering
The Law of Moises (2016)
A talented young filmmaker desperate to escape his small town discovers his destiny is to save it.
Director:Matt Russell Creator:Crystal Barnes
The Pagemaster (1994)
80 min|Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror|23 Nov 1994
6.1Rating: 6.1 / 10 from 20,365 users
A cowardly boy, who buries himself in accident statistics, enters a library to escape a storm, only to be transformed into an animated illustration by the Pagemaster. He has to work through obstacles from classic books to return to real-life.
Director:Pixote Hunt, Joe Johnston Creator:David Kirschner (story), David Casci (story), David Casci (screenplay), David Kirschner (screenplay), Ernie Contreras (screenplay) Actors:Macaulay Culkin, Kanin Howell, Alexis Kirschner, Jessica Kirschner
The Pooka (2016)
Director:Luke Boyce Creator:Alissa Dean (screenplay), Alissa Dean (story), Lily Rains (story), Chris Sullivan (story) Actors:Chris Sullivan, Lily Rains
A daring parrot recounts how Robinson Crusoe came to be stranded on a tropical island.
Director:Vincent Kesteloot, Ben Stassen, Mimi Maynard Creator:Domonic Paris Actors:Matthias Schweighöfer, Kaya Yanar, Ilka Bessin, Dieter Hallervorden
Tom of Your Life (2018)
When a small town Nurse living life on the edge helps deliver a Baby who inexplicably ages four-years every hour on the hour, she breaks him free of his "lab rat" existence to give him the total life experience – in one day.
Director:Jeremy Sklar Creator:Jeremy Sklar Actors:Kylan Conroy, Colleen Mooney, Bob Rusch, Ryan Oliver
17 Seconds (2013)
53 min|Sport|30 Oct 2013
6.8Rating: 6.8 / 10 from 27 users
17 Seconds' is a unique project that doesn't just document the Stanley Cup win, but tells the story from an inside vantage point, something not usually captured in sports films. The access …
39: A Film by Carroll McKane (2006)
90 min|Horror, Thriller|16 Jul 2006
6.5Rating: 6.5 / 10 from 27 users
Carroll McKane's DVcams have recorded the deaths of his 36 past victims. His killing room, a makeshift studio, is the set for the murders of two more victims and the torture of a forensic …
Director:Gary Sherman Creator:Larry Brothers Actors:Martin Cummins, Catherine Glynn, Lawrence MacGowan, Kim McKean
A Love Letter for You (2011)
48 min|Documentary, Drama|N/A
Ghost Robot presents A Love Letter For You, the genre defying new film by award-winning director Joey Garfield. A Love Letter For You seamlessly mixes documentary and narrative, love and …
Director:Joey Garfield Creator:Steve Espo Powers Actors:Jose Antonio, James Crawford, Joseph Crouse, Steve Crum
A Message from the East (2009)
56 min|Documentary, Family, History|N/A
8.6Rating: 8.6 / 10 from 14 users
The story of Muhammad Iqbal, a turn of the century poet/philosopher from South Asia. Through Iqbal's work we open a dialog between the East and West, refute the notion of a class of civilizations and discover our shared humanity.
Director:Jeremiah Hammerling Actors:Salman Asif, Souleyman Bachir, Carl Ernst, John L. Esposito
10 min|Short, Sci-Fi|04 May 2019
7.7Rating: 7.7 / 10 from 10 users
Vincent Forrester's computer prototype could change the world, but when a virus in the system infects his lab assistant, Abi, it could mean his death.
Director:Timothy Troy Creator:Dan McGuire Actors:Rom Barkhordar, Emily Berman, Clare Cooney, Jennifer A. Goodman
Above the Rim (1994)
96 min|Crime, Drama, Sport, Thriller|23 Mar 1994
6.6Rating: 6.6 / 10 from 13,267 users
Story of a promising high school basketball star and his relationships with two brothers, one a drug dealer and the other a former basketball star fallen on hard times and now employed as a security guard.
Director:Jeff Pollack Creator:Jeff Pollack (story), Benny Medina (story), Barry Michael Cooper (screenplay), Jeff Pollack (screenplay) Actors:Duane Martin, Leon, Tupac Shakur, David Bailey
American Passport (1999)
82 min|Documentary, War|24 Jan 1999
7.3Rating: 7.3 / 10 from 75 users
Director:Reed Paget Creator:Reed Paget
An Honest Living (2014)
83 min|Documentary, Drama|25 Jan 2014
An Honest Living is an independent feature documentary that follows four Chicago based artists as they reveal how they dance the line between artistic passion and the need for commerce.
Director:Jordan Freese Creator:Jordan Freese
Ante meridiem (2003)
13 min|Short, Drama|01 Aug 2003
Director:Russ Blemker Creator:Russ Blemker (screenplay) Actors:Roy Anderson, Tom Lally, Niles Maxwell, Cita Orendain
As the Crow Flies (2015)
18 min|Short, Drama, Music|N/A
Two best friend's differing lifestyles get in the way of their success as a rock band.
Director:John TerEick Creator:John TerEick Actors:Juliet Farmer, Jimmy Sisto, Joseph Summers, John TerEick
After three kidnappers lose the baby they have kidnapped, both the cops and kidnappers go looking for the baby.
Director:Patrick Read Johnson Creator:John Hughes Actors:Joe Mantegna, Lara Flynn Boyle, Joe Pantoliano, Brian Haley
89 min|Documentary, Comedy|16 Dec 2012
8.9Rating: 8.9 / 10 from 37 users
Fed up with corrupt "bail-out" banks five Chicagoans drive to Vegas with stacks of cash to give themselves a long-overdue bailout of their own! Along the way the discover first hand how hard the foreclosure crisis is on American people.
Director:Sean Patrick Fahey Creator:Sean Patrick Fahey, John Fox (comic), John Titus Actors:Aaron Auxier, Ruben Castillo, Karl Denninger, Nicole Erhardt
Be Known (2015)
94 min|Documentary|04 Sep 2015
8.3Rating: 8.3 / 10 from 6 users
A documentary that explores the life and career of one of modern jazz's best kept secrets – Kahil El' Zabar. From El' Zabar's complicated personal life, and his path from celebrity in Paris to relative obscurity in Chicago and everywhere in between.
In the Dominican Republic, poverty is the way of life for many people. What would be considered simple, necessary medical procedures in the United States are often unattainable. Every year,…
Bloodbath in Psycho Town (1989)
3.6Rating: 3.6 / 10 from 118 users
A filmschool project becomes an exercise in murder as video demons take the students on a grim journey into subliminal psychic nightmares that travel the dark and lost highways of their tormented souls.
Director:Alessandro De Gaetano Creator:Alessandro De Gaetano Actors:Ron Arragon, Donna Baltron, Dave Elliott, Pam Martin
This movie is similar to Assault on Precinct 13 and the Warriors where there are waves of crazy ferocious gang members who try to capture and pillage the building where some young lost teenage party-goers have been left stranded.
Director:Roger J. Barski Creator:Jay Flynn, Michael Goi Actors:Oscar Jordan, Michael Dixon, Howard Friedland, Rengin Altay
21 min|Short, Thriller|03 Jul 2013
A woman trying to reconnect with her sister, stumbles upon dark, sinister events that may deepen the investigation of the missing sibling.
Director:Louis Wong Creator:Louis Wong Actors:Mikaela Gissy, Zach Bloomfield, Rafal Cwiok, Matthew Vuckovich
12 min|Animation, Short, Action|01 May 2015
Roger, a family man and blue collar astronaut mines for ore above the surface of a planet. He is kept company only by his ship's computer.
Director:Joel Benjamin Creator:Joel Benjamin Actors:Ryan Schiewe, Shawn Spear
86 min|Crime, Drama, Thriller|03 May 2015
2.8Rating: 2.8 / 10 from 112 users
A father afflicted by photophobia searches for his daughter lost in the world of cybersex chat.
Director:Boris Wexler Creator:Paul Peditto (story), Paul Peditto, Paul Peditto, Boris Wexler (story) Actors:Marielle de Rocca-Serra, Roderick Peeples, Joe Mikieta, Caitlin Collins
100 min|Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi|24 Apr 2014
4.7Rating: 4.7 / 10 from 894 users
Joshua and Penelope are survivors of a deadly infection that laid waste to humanity 25 years ago. When they encounter fellow survivor Abira, their lives are forever changed as they fight off the remnants of the infected.
Director:John Klein Creator:Ben Kurstin (story), Ben Kurstin, Ben Kurstin Actors:Sara Gorsky, Cole Simon, Tanya Thai McBride, Clayton Stamper
Cicero in Winter (2012)
21 min|Short, Drama|N/A
A lonely, hospitalized widower rediscovers the meaning and importance of his life through a local book club.
141 min|Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller|03 Aug 1994
6.9Rating: 6.9 / 10 from 85,643 users
CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.
Director:Phillip Noyce Creator:Tom Clancy (novel), Donald E. Stewart (screenplay), Steven Zaillian (screenplay), John Milius (screenplay) Actors:Harrison Ford, Willem Dafoe, Anne Archer, Joaquim de Almeida
Critical Nexus (2013)
93 min|Thriller|13 Sep 2013
3.5Rating: 3.5 / 10 from 122 users
A young woman's pursuit of self-discovery and satisfaction turns deadly
Director:Tirf Alexius Creator:Todd Heller Actors:Karmann Bajuyo, Kiley B. Moore, Ron Lipski, Chad Meyer
Democracy in the Driver's Seat (2015)
8 min|Short, Action, Drama|N/A
A short film that shocks the viewer into thinking about the democratic system – why it works and how it could easily fail.
Strangers on a bus all rally behind a fellow passenger as she urges the driver to catch up to a bus in front of them. They cheer when the goal is achieved, only to realize with horror the …
Director:Gail Gilbert Actors:Nicolas Carre, Phil Lee
Desert Bayou (2007)
90 min|Documentary|05 Oct 2007
6.4Rating: 6.4 / 10 from 40 users
Questions of race, poverty, politics and religion hurdle towards each other in DESERT BAYOU, the story of 600 Hurricane Katrina evacuees who find themselves evacuated and deplaned from New …
Director:Alex LeMay Creator:Thomas Lemmer
Does it make a sound? (2017)
Director:Tyler Dai Creator:Tyler Dai Actors:Yinxi Jiang, Jake Van Hoorn
40 min|Horror, Short|N/A
7.2Rating: 7.2 / 10 from 68 users
The world is dead. A lone woman, Victoria, struggles valiantly to stay alive on this desolate planet once known as Earth. But Victoria is not alone here. She shares her horrifying new world…
Director:Mark Pavia Creator:Mark Pavia Actors:Ellie Cahill, Jack O'Donnell, Marty Sanderson
8 min|Animation, Short, Fantasy|14 Oct 2014
Surviving in the middle of the ocean on an aircraft wing.
Director:Joel Benjamin Creator:Joel Benjamin
Drop Zone (1994)
101 min|Action, Adventure, Thriller|09 Dec 1994
5.6Rating: 5.6 / 10 from 18,642 users
A tough cop teams up with a professional skydiver to capture a renegade computer hacker on the run from the law.
Director:John Badham Creator:Tony Griffin (story), Guy Manos (story), Peter Barsocchini (story), Peter Barsocchini (screenplay), John Bishop (screenplay) Actors:Wesley Snipes, Gary Busey, Yancy Butler, Michael Jeter
7 min|Short, Crime, Drama|18 May 2014
Eclipse follows the seemingly mundane moments before a school shooting, where two young teachers become responsible for protecting their class of students, and attempt to prevent a needless tragedy.
Director:Josef Steiff Creator:Josef Steiff Actors:Grace McPhillips, Brian Crawford, Adam Gronewold, Audrey List
End of Fall (2017)
85 min|Crime, Drama, Thriller|21 Mar 2017
7.1Rating: 7.1 / 10 from 31 users
Faced with losing his daughter, a widower attempts to cover up an accidental death, only to come face to face with his darkest ambitions for revenge.
A shrewd religious pawnbroker must choose between life and death on the hottest day of the year.
Director:Hamzah Jamjoom Creator:Hamzah Jamjoom, Patrick Wimp Actors:Sayed Badreya, Graham Bartholomae, Johnny Colon, Tyler Hughes
Farewell Darkness (2007)
96 min|Drama, War|01 Aug 2007
7.0Rating: 7.0 / 10 from 25 users
Michael returns home to Chicago from Operation Iraqi Freedom with more scars than he left with. Abused by his father, Roman, as a child, he spent his teenage years as a petty thief until he…
Director:Daniel J. Pico Creator:Roy Maurer, Daniel J. Pico Actors:Keith Compton, BriAnna Weaver, Circus-Szalewski, David Bianchi
Fertile Ground (2011)
95 min|Horror|10 Nov 2011
4.5Rating: 4.5 / 10 from 2,835 users
Emily and Nate Weaver leave the city for the rural comfort of Nate's ancestral home in the country. Once there, Emily is plagued by horrifying visions and haunted by the ghosts inhabiting their isolated new home.
Director:Adam Gierasch Creator:Jace Anderson, Adam Gierasch Actors:Leisha Hailey, Gale Harold, Chelcie Ross, JoNell Kennedy
16 min|Short, Comedy, Drama|01 Apr 2012
It has been eight years since Hope Fairfield and Ally Spencer have seen each other, and now they have been accidentally put into the same bridal fitting room. Ally has been dating her guy …
Cassidy is a struggling actress, grinding out auditions, worrying that any chance at stardom may have already passed her by. Desperate to save money to move to Hollywood, she takes a job working as a runner for her mother's boyfriend.
Director:David Singer Creator:David Singer (story), David Singer, Jonathan Singer (story) Actors:Zach McGowan, Marilu Henner, Ed Begley Jr., Virginia Kull
In Our Own Hands (2000)
85 min|Documentary, War|14 May 2000
7.3Rating: 7.3 / 10 from 46 users
The story of the only all-Jewish fighting force in World War II.
Director:Chuck Olin Creator:Chuck Olin, Matthew Palm Actors:Peter Thomas, Mike Nussbaum, Nicholas Rudall, Arie Amir
Is Jerusalem Burning? Myth, Memory and the Battle of Latrun (2000)
Examines the fateful battles of Latrun – fought during Israel's 1948 War of Independence – and explores the myths those battles spawned. Through the lens of the story of Latrun, the film …
Director:Matthew Palm Creator:Chuck Olin, Matthew Palm Actors:Jim McCance
Janina: Weaving the Future Through Art (2009)
15 min|Documentary, Biography|N/A
By creating a world-class museum in a small Lithuanian town, Janina Marks puts in motion free thought and expression in a once-limited environment. The impact of her museum and her attitude toward life is amazing.
Kachi Kachi (2015)
14 min|Short, Drama|N/A
A man's effort to save a relationship leads to nowhere with a girl who's trying to burn it down.
Director:Jory Lee Cordy Creator:Jory Lee Cordy, Valerie Fuselier Actors:Valerie Fuselier
83 min|Documentary|14 Sep 2014
8.9Rating: 8.9 / 10 from 13 users
After the 2010 devastating earthquake, two brothers return to Haiti hoping to find their loved ones alive.
A documentary that tracks five years and three generations of a Chicago family's life in public housing. The murder of a family member has an immediate impact, but eventually changes them toward a more positive outlook on life in the end.
Having lost his family after his wife finds out about his string of robberies, Avery must atone for his past and seek the forgiveness of God.
Director:Jeff Simpson Creator:Jeff Simpson Actors:Rachel Berg, Cavin Mohrhardt, Jeff Simpson
McTucky Fried High (2015)
5 min|Animation, Short, Comedy|N/A
An animated ensemble of teen foods navigate sexuality, gender identity and high school politics. High school has never been this appetizing.
Director:Robert Carnilius Creator:Robert Carnilius, Robert Carnilius (story), Jerrod Howe, Jerrod Howe (story), Fahima Mohamood (story), Bubba Murray (story) Actors:Carlo Aparo, Isa Arciniegas, Michael T. Black, Kristen T. King
Mission: Mom-Possible (2011)
10 min|Short, Action, Comedy|09 Aug 2011
Under the cover of night, Special Agent M.O.M. must complete one of the riskiest missions known to all mankind. One Mom. One Mission. Mission:Mom-Possible.
A philosophical exploration of how the mind wanders and what it means to obtain clear focus.
Director:Jordan Freese Creator:Jordan Freese Actors:Lindsay Miller
12 min|Short, Drama, Romance, Western|27 May 2019
16-year-old Shelby and her best friend Jess spend one last afternoon together at the Salton Sea. In a stolen moment at Shelby's surprise going-away-party, they acknowledge something more between them.
Director:Cate Smierciak Creator:Cate Smierciak Actors:Sara Anne, Annika Foster, Anthony Lewis Nappier
Murder in Tours (2018)
90 min|Crime, Thriller|14 Apr 2018
5.7Rating: 5.7 / 10 from 12 users
In Tours, Police Commander Louise Chaland investigates the murder of a controversial sculptor, whose body was discovered alongside one of his works daubed with Latin inscriptions, with the help of her son Sylvain, who has become a priest.
The Smiths could be any family. They could be your neighbors. When 12-year-old Jason looks in his neighbor's window, he learns he's not the only kid living in an abusive environment. What he learns will change his life forever.
108 min|Comedy, Crime, Drama, Musical, Mystery, Romance|21 Oct 1994
6.3Rating: 6.3 / 10 from 3,226 users
In 1939, WBN, a fourth radio network, is about to take to America's airwaves. As if the confusion of the premiere night wasn't enough, Penny Henderson, the owner's secretary, must deal with…
Director:Mel Smith Creator:George Lucas (story), Willard Huyck (screenplay), Gloria Katz (screenplay), Jeff Reno (screenplay), Ron Osborn (screenplay) Actors:Brian Benben, Mary Stuart Masterson, Ned Beatty, George Burns
Rain Without Thunder (1992)
85 min|Drama, Sci-Fi|05 Feb 1993
5.3Rating: 5.3 / 10 from 214 users
It's the year 2042 and the threat is real…women are going to prison for terminating their pregnancies. An investigating reporter is determined to reveal the truth behind the convictions.
Director:Gary O. Bennett Creator:Gary O. Bennett Actors:Betty Buckley, Carolyn McCormick, Iona Morris, Steve Zahn
15 min|Animation, Short, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi|18 Oct 2016
A marooned astronaut and his bestial companion wander a strange land until one day they come across something truly mysterious that could forever put a rift in their friendship.
Director:Joel Benjamin Creator:Joel Benjamin Actors:Douglas Bryan Bean
Relax, It's Probably Just a Parasite (2018)
6 min|Animation, Short, Comedy, Horror|N/A
A hypochondriac tries to figure out what's ailing him. Hopefully it's just a parasite.
Director:Joel Benjamin Creator:Joel Benjamin Actors:Joel Benjamin
Rendevous: The Hidden French History of Illinois (2007)
28 min|Documentary, Family|N/A
Long ago, in a time that is all but forgotten, the heart of America was French.
Director:Gail Gilbert, Lisa Von Drehle
13 min|Short|01 Aug 2001
Restore is the story of Donovan Taylor, a young man in desperate need of a job. This need has clouded his vision…
Director:Hakeem Smith Creator:Hakeem Smith Actors:Jason Ferguson, Max Julien, Lorrhonda Miller, Kimberly Smith
Rose White (2012)
N/A|Crime, Fantasy, Thriller|N/A
7.6Rating: 7.6 / 10 from 14 users
Through Lilly's eyes, the world is a dark but beautiful place, where she and her sister, Rosalyn, live happily in the heart of a deep forest. In reality, however, each day is a battle for …
Director:Daniel Kuhlman Creator:Daniel Kuhlman, Deneen Melody (creator) Actors:Erin Breen, Deneen Melody, Daniel Kuhlman, Tom Lodewyck
Scenes for the Soul (1995)
6.3Rating: 6.3 / 10 from 15 users
Director:George Tillman Jr. Creator:George Tillman Jr. Actors:George Brashear, Felipe Camacho, Edmond G Coisson, Derick Creasy
Scrooge & Marley (2012)
91 min|Drama, Family, Music|01 Dec 2012
6.9Rating: 6.9 / 10 from 64 users
Scrooge & Marley is a modern variation on Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. Recounted from a gay sensibility with heart, comedy & music, the magic of Dickens' timeless tale of a man's redemption comes alive from a fresh perspective.
Director:Richard Knight Jr.(co-director), Peter Neville(co-director) Creator:Timothy Imse, Richard Knight Jr., Ellen Stoneking Actors:David Pevsner, Tim Kazurinsky, Rusty Schwimmer, Bruce Vilanch
Severed Ties (1992)
92 min|Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi|02 Sep 1992
5.5Rating: 5.5 / 10 from 493 users
When a regeneration experiment on his severed arm grows a deadly reptilian creature instead of a limb, a mad scientist uses the serum on homeless crippled veterans to create an army and get his research back from his evil mother.
Director:Damon Santostefano Creator:John Brancato, David Casci (story), Michael Ferris, John Nystrom (screenplay), Rick Roberts (additional material), Damon Santostefano (story) Actors:Oliver Reed, Elke Sommer, Garrett Morris, Billy Morrissette
Shaking the Tree (1990)
97 min|Comedy, Drama|01 Mar 1992
4.8Rating: 4.8 / 10 from 140 users
A crowd of guys in their 20's spend most of their time hanging out. It's Christmas time in the early 1990's and the guys all begin to think it's about time they went about their lives …
Director:Duane Clark Creator:Duane Clark, Steven Wilde Actors:Arye Gross, Gale Hansen, Doug Savant, Steven Wilde
Signal to Noise (2019)
10 min|Short|19 Jul 2019
As a cult leader prepares his flock for spiritual ascension, one woman is starting to have doubts.
Director:Penny Penniston Creator:Penny Penniston Actors:Tom Beyer, Rob Nagle, Alex Nee, Lindsey Pearlman
Single: And Bad at It… (2017)
Dating was hard enough before the smart phone.
Director:Danny McCarthy Creator:Quinn Hatch Actors:Bill Arnold III, Sarah Blantz, Kayla Cole, Miles Hendrix
Start Broadcast (2016)
N/A|Documentary|01 May 2016
What are Periscopers thoughts before they hit that "start broadcast" button? Find out why they scope and why people are turning to this app for acceptance, friendships, and discovering who they truly are.
140 min|Documentary|13 Mar 2003
8.0Rating: 8.0 / 10 from 2,308 users
In 1995, director Steve James (of 'Hoop Dreams') returned to rural Southern Illinois to reconnect with Stevie Fielding, a troubled young boy to whom he had been an "Advocate Big Brother" ten years earlier.
Director:Steve James Actors:Steve James, Stephen Fielding, Tonya Gregory, Bernice Hagler
15 min|Short, Drama, Family|17 Jun 2012
6.7Rating: 6.7 / 10 from 22 users
Sam and his grandfather are best friends. When his grandfather passes away suddenly, Sam must come to terms with the loss, doing so through their mutual love of baseball.
Director:Mike Eisenberg Creator:Mitch Koepp Actors:Steffan Argus, Art Fox, Rachel Sledd, David Lowenthal
Streets of Hope (2011)
9 min|Short, Family|N/A
The homeless of Seattle are filled with hope, and joy.
Director:Jordan Markezich Actors:Cambria Markezich, Jordan Markezich
Table Six (2011)
29 min|Short, Crime, Drama|N/A
A waitress in a smoky back alley bar is about to be thrown out of her apartment and is desperate for cash. As the night wears on she faces greater dangers as various patrons scheme against …
During a single school day, an 11-year-old comic book fan struggles to hold onto youth and friendship even as a dark secret demands he leave everything.
Director:Bethany Lape Creator:Bethany Lape, Anne MacIver Actors:Eric Ambriz, Brandon Butler, Patrick Christl, John Dalton
The Alley Cat (2014)
65 min|Action, Drama, Sport|18 Oct 2014
7.5Rating: 7.5 / 10 from 10 users
A road movie on a bicycle. Jasper leaves an alley cat race and goes on a physical and spiritual journey on her bike, through Chicago's nighttime streets, to a destination that holds an emotional secret.
Director:Marie Ullrich Creator:Marie Ullrich (story), Marie Ullrich, Marie Ullrich Actors:Jenny Strubin, Omero Arreola, Dana Bernadine, Nick Cardiff
The Babe (1992)
115 min|Biography, Drama, Sport|17 Apr 1992
5.9Rating: 5.9 / 10 from 8,733 users
Babe Ruth becomes a baseball legend but is unheroic to those who know him.
Director:Arthur Hiller Creator:John Fusco Actors:John Goodman, Kelly McGillis, Trini Alvarado, Bruce Boxleitner
The Birthday Card (2007)
20 min|Short, Comedy|N/A
3.4Rating: 3.4 / 10 from 7 users
Two con artists, Ralph and Ed, make their way around an office conning money out of a merry band of employees.
Director:Keith Woodruff Creator:Keith Woodruff Actors:Jeff Garretson, J. Kilgore, Bill Redding, Rebecca Norris
The Borrower (1989)
92 min|Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi|N/A
5.3Rating: 5.3 / 10 from 1,430 users
Aliens punish one of their own by sending him to earth. The alien is very violent, and when the body he occupies is damaged, he is forced to find another.
Director:John McNaughton Creator:Mason Nage (story), Mason Nage (screenplay), Richard Fire (screenplay) Actors:Rae Dawn Chong, Don Gordon, Tom Towles, Antonio Fargas
The Brady Bunch Movie (1995)
90 min|Comedy|17 Feb 1995
6.0Rating: 6.0 / 10 from 20,073 users
The original '70s T.V. family is now placed in the 1990s, where they're even more square and out of place than ever.
Director:Betty Thomas Creator:Sherwood Schwartz (characters), Laurice Elehwany, Rick Copp, Bonnie Turner, Terry Turner Actors:Shelley Long, Gary Cole, Christine Taylor, Christopher Daniel Barnes
The Colorado (2016)
91 min|Documentary|01 Apr 2016
The Colorado River has cut through canyons, cultures, and centuries. Here are nine chapters in its fast-flowing journey.
Director:Murat Eyuboglu Creator:William Debuys, Murat Eyuboglu Actors:Mark Rylance
The Confession (2002)
15 min|Short, Drama|09 Apr 2002
A successful businessman asking the ultimate question "What's my purpose in Life?"
Director:Duane Edwards Creator:Anthony Lazzara Actors:Jim Goss, Lisa Principato, David Trent
The Contest Winner (2001)
19 min|Short, Drama|12 Dec 2001
Can the top salesman close a deal and sell himself to a porn star.
Director:Duane Edwards Creator:Anthony Lazzara Actors:Duane Edwards, Marquerita Roberts
The Doughnut Dance (2014)
4 min|Short, Comedy, Family|N/A
Things take an interesting turn at a small cafe when only one doughnut remains.
When George Krikkos, middle-aged, divorced, Greek American selling vegetable produce for his father in Chicago, hears that his childhood love is returning to town to sing, his own love of opera reawakens, and reignites his singing career.
Director:Ron Lazzeretti, Venturino Liberatore Creator:Ron Lazzeretti, Ron Lazzeretti (story), Tom Bastounes (story) Actors:Tom Bastounes, Megan Moore Burns, Pat Healy, Robert Altman
The Orchestra (2019)
6 min|Short, Horror|02 May 2019
While practicing her clarinet alone in a theater, a young woman is disturbed by an increasingly menacing presence.
Director:Curtis Matzke Creator:Curtis Matzke Actors:Gillian Butcher, Daniel McEvilly
The Other One (2014)
94 min|Drama, Horror, Mystery|04 Apr 2014
6.4Rating: 6.4 / 10 from 66 users
A drama with supernatural influences, The Other One follows a young woman named Amber who has returned to her childhood home, caring for her mother now in the throes of dementia and haunted…
Director:Josef Steiff Creator:Jesse Bob Harper (story), Grace McPhillips (story), Nancy Sellers (story), Josef Steiff (story), Josef Steiff Actors:Grace McPhillips, Nancy Sellers, Jesse Bob Harper, Caitlin Bidwell
Nathan Jones, a 12 year old illiterate inner city kid, decides to run away from his abusive home and take up residence in a college fraternity after a school trip to campus. No matter how …
Director:Edward T. McDougal Creator:Dale Chapman (screenplay), Edward T. McDougal (screenplay), John Hudson Messerall (screenplay writer), Christopher Panneck (screenplay) Actors:Phil Donlon, Jeremy Isaiah Earl, Niko El Santo Zavero, Robert Foreman
The Wake (2014)
N/A|Sci-Fi|01 Oct 2014
The Wake takes place a century after a nuclear winter has obliterated the world we know today. As tribes of survivors struggle to rebuild, we begin to learn that remnants of the old world, …
Director:Noah Kloor Creator:Jeffrey Bloom, Noah Kloor Actors:Cheryl Graeff, Jane Hannemann, Erik Kuhnle, Karen Kuhnle
This is Cindy (2019)
30 min|Short, Comedy|13 Apr 2019
A 'Super-Realtor' confronts her biggest challenge yet, to sell a house that is inhabited by a poltergeist.
Director:Terance Miller Creator:Terance Miller Actors:Scott Buechler, Alex Fisher, Martin James Hughes, Suzanne Johnson
This Keeps Happening (2009)
19 min|Short, Drama, Thriller|N/A
Colin has locked himself in his apartment with one goal in mind: to die. As time slowly progresses Colin begins to lose his grip on reality. As he is guided through flashbacks of his …
Director:Drew Angle Creator:Matt Mitchener Actors:Ryan Salzwedel, Morgan Flint, Elise Kibbler, Dan Sugimoto
An ex-Navy Seal turned cook is the only person who can stop a group of terrorists when they seize control of a U.S. battleship.
Director:Andrew Davis Creator:J.F. Lawton Actors:Steven Seagal, Damian Chapa, Troy Evans, David McKnight
Under the City (2004)
107 min|Crime, Thriller|N/A
7.3Rating: 7.3 / 10 from 26 users
Follows the attempted redemption of Nate Mayott, a semi-reformed, thirty year-old, ex-con with a dark past trying to rebuild his family and maintain his freedom who is thrust into the …
Director:Adam Golomb Creator:Adam Golomb Actors:Nathan Rusk, Dean Rabaiov, Kristina Hunt, Mike Starr
Universal Soldier: Regeneration (2009)
97 min|Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi|01 Jan 2010
5.2Rating: 5.2 / 10 from 24,290 users
Terrorists kidnap the Russian Prime Minister's 2 kids, take Chernobyl nuclear power plant and threaten to blow up a reactor. 4 Universal Soldiers go in but are no match to a Next Gen. UniSol. Luc/JCVD goes in but faces 2 NGUs.
Director:John Hyams Creator:Richard Rothstein (based on characters created by), Christopher Leitch (based on characters created by), Dean Devlin (based on characters created by), Victor Ostrovsky Actors:Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dolph Lundgren, Andrei Arlovski, Mike Pyle
Vietnam Long Time Coming (1998)
130 min|Documentary|01 Oct 1998
7.3Rating: 7.3 / 10 from 14 users
The last American officials were airlifted out of Vietnam from the embassy roof in Saigon in 1975. Most have never returned. In 1998, World T.E.A.M. (The Exceptional Athlete Matters) Sports…
Director:Jerry Blumenthal, Peter Gilbert, Gordon Quinn Actors:Joe Mantegna
Vitreous Floaters (2009)
Director:Justin Jones Creator:Justin Jones Actors:Chris Borden, Andrew Bradford, Jonathan Camp, Clay Chase
Watch the Pallino (2007)
43 min|Documentary, Sport|01 Mar 2007
In the 1900s immigrants were drawn to the promise of steady work in the coalmines of rural towns like Toluca…
Welcome to the Circus is a documentary about the pursuit of a dream in the West Bank, as two circus schools unite to overcome the limitations of travel to bring laughter and joy to the children of Palestine.
What's the Matter with Kansas? (2009)
90 min|Documentary|30 Jul 2010
6.3Rating: 6.3 / 10 from 201 users
In 'What's the Matter with Kansas?' a politically active Kansas megachurch splinters, moves to an amusement park, and when that fails, a Best Western motel. Meanwhile, an idealistic farmer …
Director:Joe Winston Creator:Thomas Frank (book) Actors:Alyssa Barden, Brittany Barden, Dawn Barden, Matthew Barden
When Billy Broke His Head… and Other Tales of Wonder (1995)
60 min|Documentary, Biography|01 Jan 1995
8.6Rating: 8.6 / 10 from 34 users
A video first-person road movie about disability, civil rights, and the search for intelligent life after brain damage.
Director:Billy Golfus, David E. Simpson Creator:Billy Golfus Actors:Billy Golfus, Joy Mincey Powell, Ed Roberts
Where it Floods (2017)
47 min|Animation, Drama|N/A
Blind stubbornness in the face of global catastrophe, and the victims thereof.
Director:Joel Benjamin Creator:Joel Benjamin Actors:Kevin Crispin, Laurie Getchell, Suzanne Johnson, Christopher Marcum
Wild Horse, Wild Ride (2011)
106 min|Documentary, Western|01 May 2011
7.6Rating: 7.6 / 10 from 212 users
The Extreme Mustang Makeover Challenge is an annual contest that dares 100 people to each tame a totally wild mustang in order to get it adopted into a better life beyond federal corrals.