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A Boy and His Dog (1976)

Dir: L.Q. Jones

Stars: Hal Baylor, Don Johnson, Alvy Moore, Don Carter

A post-apocalyptic tale based on a novella by Harlan Ellison. A boy communicates telepathically with his dog as they scavenge for food and sex.

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Adaptation (2002)

Dir: Spike Jonze

Stars: Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, Chris Cooper, Tilda Swinton

A lovelorn screenwriter becomes desperate as he tries and fails to adapt The Orchid Thief by Susan Orlean for the screen.

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Amarcord (1973)

Dir: Federico Fellini

Stars: Magali Noël, Bruno Zanin, Pupella Maggio, Armando Brancia

A series of comedic and nostalgic vignettes set in a 1930s Italian coastal town.

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Paprika (2006)

Dir: Satoshi Kon

Stars: Megumi Hayashibara, Toru Emori, Katsunosuke Hori, Tôru Furuya

When a machine that allows therapists to enter their patients’ dreams is stolen, all hell breaks loose. Only a young female therapist can stop it: Paprika.

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Silent Running (1972)

Dir: Douglas Trumball

Stars: Bruce Dern, Cliff Potts, Ron Rifkin, Jesse Vint

In a future where all flora is extinct on Earth, an astronaut is given orders to destroy the last of Earth’s botany, kept in a greenhouse aboard a spacecraft.

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The Holy Mountain (1973)

Dir: Alexandro Jodorowsky

Stars: Alejandro Jodorowsky, Horacio Salinas, Zamira Saunders, Juan Ferrara

In a corrupt, greed-fueled world, a powerful alchemist leads a Christ-like character and seven materialistic figures to the Holy Mountain, where they hope to achieve enlightenment.

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The Mist (2007)

Dir: Frank Darabont

Stars: Thomas Jane, Marcia Gay Harden, Laurie Holden, Andre Braugher

A freak storm unleashes a species of blood-thirsty creatures on a small town, where a small band of citizens hole up in a supermarket and fight for their lives.

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The Tin Drum (1979)

Dir: Volker Schlöndorff

Stars: David Bennent, Mario Adorf, Angela Winkler, Katharina Thalbach

Danzig in the 1920s/1930s. Oskar Matzerath, son of a local dealer, is a most unusual boy.

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The Zero Theorem (2013)

Dir: Terry Gilliam

Stars: Christoph Waltz, Lucas Hedges, Mélanie Thierry, David Thewlis

A hugely talented but socially isolated computer operator is tasked by Management to prove the Zero Theorem: that the universe ends as nothing.

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Virtuosity (1995)

Dir: Brett Leonard

Stars: Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Kelly Lynch, Stephen Spinella

A virtual-reality serial killer manages to escape into the real world.

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