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2010 Independent Spirit Awards

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(500) Days of Summer

$11.95 | 95 minutes

Best Screenwriter – Scott Neustadter
Best Feature(Nominee)
Best Male Lead(Nominee) – Joseph Gordon-Levitt

500 Days Of Summer is a HIGH FIDELITY and ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND. 500 Days Of Summer sheds a linear plot in favor of a memory-driven&hellip…

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The Messenger

$10.95 | 113 minutes

Best Supporting Male – Woody Harrelson

An Iraq War veteran who just narrowly escaped death in combat struggles with his new post at the Casualty Notification Office in this military drama starring Ben Foster, Woody Harrelson, Jena Malone, and Samantha Morton. Will Montgomery (Foster) has spent&hellip…

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2009 Independent Spirit Awards

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Sita Sings the Blues

$24.95 | 82 minutes

Acura Someone to Watch Award(Nominee)

Sita is a goddess seperated from her beloved Lord and husband Rama. Nina is animator whose husband moves to India, then dumps her by email. Three hilarious shadow puppets narrate both ancient tragedy and modern comedy in this beautifully animated interpretation of the Indian epic Ramayana&hellip…

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Redland

$19.95 | 104 minutes

Someone to Watch Award(Nominee) – Asiel Norton

As a family struggles to survive in rural America during the Great Depression, their daughter's secret affair begins a journey into the unknown. Mary-Ann has been completely altered by the tragedy at home. Their family, as they knew it, is gone&hellip…

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2008 Independent Spirit Awards

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The Monastery: Mr. Vig & the Nun

$19.95 | 85 minutes

Independent Spirit Award (Nominated)(Best Documentary)

The Monastery: Mr. Vig & the Nun is the story of two lonely souls and their destiny to meet each other. Mr. Vig is a 86 year old bachelor livng his life in solarium until by fate Sister Amvrosija comes into his life. his dream of leaving his danish country side castle to the&hellip…

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Kadosh

$23.95 | 117 minutes

Independent Spirit Award (Nominated)(Best Documentary)

With KADOSH (meaning Sacred) director Amos Gitai paints a powerful picture of the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community in Jerusalem's isolated Mea Shearim district. KADOSH follows two sisters through two events initiated by the community's Rabbi: an arranged marriage and an arranged&hellip…

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The Order Of Myths

$23.95 | 97 minutes

Truer Than Fiction Award
Independent Spirit Award (Nominated)(Best Documentary)

The first Mardi Gras in America was celebrated in Mobile, Alabama in 1703. In 2007, it is still racially segregated. Filmmaker Margaret Brown ("Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt"), herself a daughter of Mobile, escorts us into the&hellip…

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Ibid

$4.99 | 90 minutes

Piaget Producers Award

This Award-Winning Surrealist Comedy comes from the Producer of the Academy-Award Nominated and Independent Spirit Award-Winning FROZEN RIVER! Like Laurel and Hardy, Jake and Elwood, or Raoul Duke and Dr. Gonzo before them, Lionel and Tin are on an ill-fated but well-scripted journey into the depths of the&hellip…

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2007 Independent Spirit Awards

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The Trials of Darryl Hunt: (Audiences under 250) - SCREENING KIT

$155.00 | 107 minutes

Best Documentary(Nominee)

Groups across the Globe are screening The Trials of Darryl Hunt. With footage culled from a 20-year period this documentary tells the tale of shocking racial bias in the American South as the murder trial of Darryl Hunt winds to a terrible conclusion&hellip…

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The Dead Girl

$7.95 | 85 minutes

Nominated for Best Feature(Nominee)
Nominated for Best Director(Nominee) – Karen Moncrieff
Nominated for Best Supporting Actress(Nominee) – Marcia Gay Harden

Karen Moncrieff follows up her well-received debut feature, BLUE CAR, with THE DEAD GIRL, an&hellip…

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2006 Independent Spirit Awards

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The War Within

$7.95 | 93 minutes

Best Screenplay(Nominee)

Written and directed by Joseph Castelo, THE WAR WITHIN is the story of Hassan, a Pakistani engineering student in Paris who is apprehended by western intelligence services for suspected terrorist activities. After his interrogation, Hassan undergoes a radical transformation and embarks upon a terrorist&hellip…

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Keane

$10.95 | 90 minutes

Best Cinematography(Nominee)

British actor Damian Lewis (BAND OF BROTHERS) gives a stunning lead performance in Lodge Kerrigan's powerful drama KEANE. He stars as William Keane, a man whose daughter was recently abducted at the Port Authority in Manhattan, so he patrols the bus depot, recreating in his mind exactly how it happened&hellip…

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La Sierra

$21.95 | 84 minutes

Best Documentary(Nominee)

LA SIERRA is an intense, unflinching documentary about several young people living in Medellin, Columbia. The town is perpetually caught in the crossfire between two warring factions--the guerillas and the paramilitary forces--and the film explores the burden of life during wartime with a personal and&hellip…

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2005 Independent Spirit Awards

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Garden State

$11.95 | 103 minutes

Best First Screenplay(Nominee)
Best First Feature

Andrew "Large" Largeman (Zach Braff of TV's Scrubs) is returning home to New Jersey for the first time in nine years to attend his mother's funeral. A struggling actor in Los Angeles, he's been living under clouds of medication prescribed by his psychiatrist father (Ian Holm)&hellip…

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The Motorcycle Diaries

$10.95 | 127 minutes

Best Cinematography
Best Debut Performance
Best Director(Nominee)

In 1952, a young medical student and a biochemist from Argentina set off on a road trip across South America. As they straddled their beaten up motorcycle, the men talked in awed tones of the sights they were about to experience. The record of their trip&hellip…

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Hiding and Seeking

$21.95 | 85 minutes

Best Documentary(Nominee)

In a testimony to the power of tolerance, filmmaker Menachem Daum, his wife, and their sons travel to a Polish town where his father-in-law and his two brothers hid from the Nazis with a non-Jewish family for 28 months. Daum proposes the journey when he becomes increasingly worried that his ultraorthodox&hellip…

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Bright Leaves

$12.95 | minutes

Best Documentary(Nominee)

Ross McElwee directs this autobiographical documentary about his family's roots in the tobacco business in North Carolina. Taking a sabbatical from his home in Boston, he offers a culturally interesting history of the South as viewed through the biggest, wealthiest tobacco enterprises. Meanwhile, he examines&hellip…

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The War Within

$7.95 | 93 minutes

Best Supporting Male(Nominee)

Written and directed by Joseph Castelo, THE WAR WITHIN is the story of Hassan, a Pakistani engineering student in Paris who is apprehended by western intelligence services for suspected terrorist activities. After his interrogation, Hassan undergoes a radical transformation and embarks upon a terrorist&hellip…

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Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room

$10.95 | 110 minutes

Best Documentary(Nominee)

This searing examination of the Enron accounting scandal reveals the psychology of greed and corporate corruption that facilitated the company's rise to power and also its fall. When Enron went bankrupt in 2001, the principals walked away millionaires--but later faced legal proceedings and jail sentences&hellip…

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2004 Independent Spirit Awards

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The Same River Twice

$21.95 | 78 minutes

Truer Than Fiction Award(Nominee)

In THE SAME RIVER TWICE, director/writer/producer Robb Moss tells a true story that takes place across two separate decades: the 1970s, when Moss and a group of long-haired, free-spirited friends spent a summer rafting and camping along the Colorado River; and the 2000s, when he revisits the friends&hellip…

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Bomb the System

$11.95 | 93 minutes

Best First Feature(Nominee)

Set in New York City, this compelling drama about a young graffiti artist highlights the risky--sometimes life-threatening--nature of such a pursuit. Director Adam Bhala Lough casts the talented young actor Mark Webber (DEAR WENDY) as Blest, a graffiti artist the NYPD is desperate to catch. Blest roams&hellip…

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2003 Independent Spirit Awards

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Stevie

$10.95 | 145 minutes

Best Documentary(Nominee)

STEVIE is non-fiction filmmaking at its bravest and most merciless. In its excruciating authenticity, STEVIE provides insight into the complexities of the human condition, and raises the question of personal responsibility to an almost unbearable degree. After directing a series of fictional films based&hellip…

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Skins

$7.95 | 87 minutes

Best Male Lead(Nominee)

SKINS, based on the novel by Adrian C. Louis, is the impressive second feature of Native American director Chris Eyre (SMOKE SIGNALS). Filmed on location at the Pine Ridge Oglala Lakota reservation in South Dakota, SKINS tells the story of Rudy (Eric Schweig), a policeman, and his older brother Mogie (Graham&hellip…

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The Trials of Henry Kissinger

$14.95 | 80 minutes

Truer Than Fiction Award(Nominee)

THE TRIALS OF HENRY KISSINGER, a documentary based on the book by British journalist Christopher Hitchens, argues that Kissinger, the former U.S. Secretary of State and the recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, was a power-hungry warmonger responsible for massive military cover-ups in Vietnam, Cambodia&hellip…

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The Holy Land

$10.95 | 96 minutes

Someone to Watch Award(Nominee)

Mendy (Oren Rehany) is a young man living in Bnei Brak, Israel, struggling to keep his mind focused on rabbinical school. His family is supportive of him, and they realize that adolescence involves soul-searching and discontent. But his teacher sees that deep down Mendy is full of lust, and he tells&hellip…

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2002 Independent Spirit Awards

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Monster's Ball

$7.95 | 112 minutes

Best Screenplay(Nominee)

Set in modern Mississippi, MONSTER'S BALL subtly examines the impact of personal loss and the transforming power of human connection. The movie begins in the state penitentiary's death row, where father-and-son prison guards Hank (Billy Bob Thornton) and Sonny Grotowski (Heath Ledger) administer the execution&hellip…

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Donnie Darko: The Director's Cut

$11.95 | 133 minutes

Best Male Lead(Nominee)
Best First Screenplay(Nominee)
Best First Feature(Nominee)

This new and embellished version of the 2001 theatrical release, which was a cult hit, offers twenty minutes of scenes that were deleted from the original, sound improvements, new songs (such as "Never Tear Us Apart" by INXS), and new special&hellip…

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Go Tigers!

$19.95 | 103 minutes

Best Documentary(Nominee)

In the blue collar Ohio town of Massillon, the most important thing is high school football, and the frenzy around home team the Tigers is, as one resident observes, like "a cult... a religion." Shot on high-definition video, former Massillon resident Kenneth Carlson's documentary follows the three stars&hellip…

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The Believer

$19.95 | 0 minutes

Best Supporting Female(Nominee)
Best Screenplay(Nominee)
Best Male Lead(Nominee)
Best First Feature(Nominee)

Raised Jewish, Danny (Ryan Gosling) now runs with an anti-Semitic skinhead gang in Queens. Attending a meeting held by prominent self-proclaimed fascist Curtis Zampf (Billy Zane), Danny is noticed when he proposes&hellip…

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Virgil Bliss

$17.95 | 94 minutes

John Cassavetes Award(Nominee)

After serving twelve years in prison, an ex convict tries to start a "normal life" while on parole. Virgil Bliss (Clint Jordan) decides to find a good job, get married, and start a family. The only problem is that he's living in a halfway house and doesn't know any women. His roommate Manny Alvarez&hellip…

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2001 Independent Spirit Awards

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Before Night Falls

$15.95 | 133 minutes

Best Feature(Nominee)
Best Director(Nominee)
Best Cinematography(Nominee)
Best Male Lead

The life of Reinaldo Arenas, an exiled Cuban homosexual writer, is chronicled in an adaptation of his memoir BEFORE NIGHT FALLS, directed by Julian Schnabel (BASQUIAT). Javier Bardem (in an Oscar-nominated performance) portrays&hellip…

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Pie In the Sky: The Brigid Berlin Story

$19.95 | 75 minutes

Truer Than Fiction Award(Nominee)

Riding and perhaps inspiring seminal pop artist Andy Warhol's 1960s redefinition of the concept of superstar, Brigid Berlin, the extravagant subject of the fascinating film PIE IN THE SKY: THE BRIGID BERLIN STORY, has persisted in presenting her personal struggles as the stuff of great art. The&hellip…

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Virgil Bliss

$17.95 | 94 minutes

Best Debut Performance(Nominee)

After serving twelve years in prison, an ex convict tries to start a "normal life" while on parole. Virgil Bliss (Clint Jordan) decides to find a good job, get married, and start a family. The only problem is that he's living in a halfway house and doesn't know any women. His roommate Manny Alvarez&hellip…

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2000 Independent Spirit Awards

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All About My Mother

$16.95 | 101 minutes

Best Foreign Film(Nominee)

Spanish director Pedro Almodvar's tender, intelligent drama follows the emotional journey of Manuela, an organ transplant coordinator who scours the back alleys and gutters of Barcelona in search of her errant ex-husband (a half-transsexual prostitute named Lola), saddled with the devastating news that&hellip…

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1999 Independent Spirit Awards

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Buffalo '66

$10.95 | 111 minutes

Best First Feature(Nominee)

An electric directorial debut (seven years in the making) by New York artist/musician/model/actor Vincent Gallo, BUFFALO '66 combines the experimental techniques of the French New Wave and the realistic grit of seventies filmmakers such as John Cassavetes, resulting in something inventive and original&hellip…

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1998 Independent Spirit Awards

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Colors Straight Up

$15.95 | 90 minutes

Truer than Fiction Award(Nominee)

Set in the precarious surrounding of South Central, Los Angeles, COLORS STRAIGHT UP is a documentary that explores the lives of children who have managed to escape slipping into a life of crime via their commitments to various artistic endeavors. An organization called Colors United helps foster&hellip…

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1997 Independent Spirit Awards

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Color of a Brisk and Leaping Day

$21.95 | 85 minutes

Best Cinematography(Nominee)

Christopher M√ľnch's quiet, evocative COLOR OF A BRISK AND LEAPING DAY tells the beautifully elegiac story of a young man's attempt to grab a piece of the past from a stultifyingly impersonal modern world. John Lee (Peter Alexander) has loved trains all his life, often relating the story of his Chinese&hellip…

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Welcome to the Dollhouse

$16.95 | 87 minutes

Best Supporting Male(Nominee)
Best Feature(Nominee)
Best Director(Nominee)
Best Debut Performance(Nominee)
Best Debut Performance

Todd Solondz's WELCOME TO THE DOLLHOUSE follows the painful daily trials of Dawn "Wienerdog" Wiener (Heather Matarazzo), an awkward, nerdy 12-year-old. The middle child between her geeky&hellip…

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1996 Independent Spirit Awards

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Secret of Roan Inish

$11.95 | 102 minutes

Best Screenplay(Nominee)
Best Feature(Nominee)
Best Director(Nominee)

Sent to live with her grandparents in a quaint coastal Irish town, 10-year-old Fiona (Jeni Courtney) is fascinated by the village's rich folk culture--especially the local myths about a half-human, half-seal creature known as a selkie. Fiona becomes&hellip…

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The Brothers McMullen

$7.95 | 98 minutes

Best First Feature

Two main issues are complicating the lives of the Irish, Long Island-based, working-class McMullen brothers: Catholicism and women. Jack is the married oldest brother who's cheating on his perfect wife. Barry is the relationship-wary middle brother who, to his surprise and dismay, is finally falling in love&hellip…

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The Underneath

$5.95 | 100 minutes

Best Cinematography(Nominee)

With this cerebral remake of the 1949 film noir gem CRISS CROSS, director Steven Soderbergh has renounced melodrama and suspense to instead create an art film with the emotional weight of Greek tragedy. The film weaves three time frames together to tell its story. In the present, Michael Chambers (Peter&hellip…

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The Doom Generation

$10.95 | 83 minutes

Best Debut Performance(Nominee)

Three aimless teenagers -- pampered, amoral Amy Blue, her naive boyfriend Jordan White, and hot-headed, mysterious hunk Xavier Red -- embark on a road trip after Xavier kills a store clerk. During their trek, the teens engage in outrageous, remorseless violent acts, and explore their sexuality&hellip…

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1994 Independent Spirit Awards

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Like Water for Chocolate

$7.95 | 105 minutes

Best Foreign Film(Nominee)

Tita, as the youngest of three daughters, is condemned by family tradition never to marry, but to spend her life caring for her mother. However, Tita has fallen in love with a young man and he with her. When Tita's mother refuses to let them wed, and suggests that he marry her other daughter instead&hellip…

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1992 Independent Spirit Awards

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An Angel at My Table

$34.95 | 158 minutes

Best Foreign Film

This sprawling, detailed film by Jane Campion (THE PIANO) tells the true story of Janet Frame, a painfully sensitive girl who managed to escape a dreary rural upbringing and eight years in a mental hospital to become New Zealand's premier poet. The film unfolds as a trilogy, with each section based on a different&hellip…

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1991 Independent Spirit Awards

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Metropolitan

$34.95 | 98 minutes

Best First Feature
Best Female Lead(Nominee)
Best Screenplay(Nominee)

A chronicle of the social scene of a group of young Park Avenue socialites and their vanishing debutante scene. Into thier midst comes an outsider, a radical from the socially alien west side. But, because of an escort shortage he is welcomed into&hellip…

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1990 Independent Spirit Awards

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Drugstore Cowboy

$10.95 | 104 minutes

Best Female Lead(Nominee)
Best Feature(Nominee)
Best Director(Nominee)
Best Supporting Male
Best Screenplay
Best Male Lead
Best Cinematography

DRUGSTORE COWBOY was one of a group of films that led to the explosion of American independent cinema. Director Gus Van Sant generally maintains his highly stylized&hellip…

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1988 Independent Spirit Awards

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Au Revoir, Les Enfants

$25.95 | 101 minutes

Independent Spirit Award

Louise Malle's award-winning drama historical drama is a meditative coming of age tale set during the rise of the Nazi Party. Based loosely on Malle's own boyhood at a private boarding school, AU REVOIR LES ENFANTS tells the story of the sad-eyed 12 year old, Julien Quentin (a captivating Gaspard Manesse&hellip…

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1987 Independent Spirit Awards

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Blue Velvet

$11.95 | 120 minutes

Best Screenplay(Nominee)
Best Actor(Nominee)
Best Actress(Nominee)
Best Feature(Nominee)
Best Director(Nominee)
Best Cinematography(Nominee)
Best Actress

A deeply shocking and insidiously funny film, David Lynch's offbeat vision uncovers the nasty underside of small-town America. When a young man finds&hellip…

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1986 Independent Spirit Awards

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Blood Simple

$11.95 | 96 minutes

Best Screenplay(Nominee)
Best Feature(Nominee)
Best Cinematography(Nominee)
Best Actor
Best Director

When a bar owner discovers that one of his employees is having an affair with his wife, a complex web of deceit and double crosses ensues in a small Texas town. The Coen brothers' first picture is an intricately&hellip…

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