An Italian-American bouncer from Brooklyn is offered a job to drive an African-American classical pianist to his gigs throughout the American south of the 1960’s.
“The Father” is a beautiful, and emotional story about a man who suffers from dementia, or Alzheimer’s disease.
The main protagonist in this story is the youngest son named Yi Qi. His father (Mr. Zeng Yongrui ) died and now the family wants to know the exact last words of their father.
Simply put “Sky Rojo” covers the journey of three women that are running away from their pimp. During this process they liberate themselves physically, but most importantly mentally.
“Wander Darkly” is about a young couple who just became parents, and have to deal with a traumatic accident. Meanwhile, they are dealing with relationship problems.
“Little Big Women” tells an intimate family story about a dominant mother that still tries to run the family restaurant. Meanwhile her children have to deal with their own problems.
“Sunset Blvd” follows the life of a screenwriter that starts a relationship with a faded movie star.
“The Trial of the Chicago 7” is about the historical events that took place at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago. I am not sure if this is actually a historically accurate movie, but that is less relevant.
The film “Mank” shows Hollywood during the 1930’s, but this time through the eyes of Herman J. Mankiewicz.
The movie “1917” covers the journey of two English soldiers that are sent out on a mission to prevent a battalion of 1600 man from attacking the Germans.
Set in London, the film follows Amir, a young Bangladeshi boy studying abroad. He lives with his elder brother while the rest of his family live back in Bangladesh. Amir leads a double life – His parents know of him as an innocent.
“The Revenant (2015)” follows the journey of Hugh Glass (Leonardo DiCaprio) who is on a fur trading expedition in the 1820s. There are many difficult situations that the protagonist has to overcome, but most of this film is about achieving revenge, and survival.