The Trees are Glowing

Afterglow (1997)

When Lucky Mann (Nick Nolte) discovered his fifteen year old daughter was the result of an affair between his actress wife, Phyllis (Julie Christie), and one of co-stars, he responded violently and their confused daughter ran away.

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It’s time for you to get a horse!

About Time (2013)

When Tim Lake (Domhnall Gleeson) turns twenty-one, he learns the men in his family can travel back in time and uses this newly discovered skill to court Mary (Rachel McAdams) in this mashup of the romantic comedy and science fiction genres.

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Frida gracefully swam with sharks

Maria Full of Grace (2004)

After Maria Alvarez quits her job at a Colombian sweatshop, she discovers she’s pregnant.  Desperate for money, she becomes a drug mule, swallowing 62 pellets of heroin and flying to New York City with two other smugglers.

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The Genius wrote a Sonata about a deal he made with the devil to avoid dying on the Battlefields of Earth

Faust (2011)

Mauricius agrees to help Heinrich Faust win the affection of his beloved Gretchen in exchange for his soul.

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On Devil’s Island they have bugs in June

Papillon (1973)

Safe cracker Henri Charrière (Steve McQueen) is falsely imprisoned for murder and sentenced to hard labor on Devil’s Island where he forms an unlikely partnership with scrawny embezzler Louis Dega (Dustin Hoffman) as they attempt to escape.

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Senna was Fearless

Fearless (1993)

Surviving a plane crash changes Max Klein (Jeff Bridges) emotionally and psychologically; he grows apart from his wife and son and closer to the other survivors. One of whom, Carla Rodrigo (Rosie Perez), develops feelings for Max while she struggles with the death of her son.

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The Daytime Panic in the Streets of Mecca

Day for Night (1973)

French melodrama Je Vous Présente Paméla stars an older screen legend, a younger sex symbol, and a British actress (Jacqueline Bissett). During filming, the cast and crew wish the interminable, troubled shoot would end.

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