Category Drama

Backdraft 2

Backdraft 2 (2019) follows the story of a Chicago Fire Department investigator while confronting gun dealers who use lethal fires as a distraction. Sean McCaffrey, Steven McCaffrey’s son, now works at the same Chicago fire station, along with his uncle Brian. When Sean is assigned to investigate a deadly fire, he and his partner, Maggie, soon realize that they are dealing with much more than an ordinary fire. The clues they discover lead them to a treacherous trajectory of international arson, crime and terrorism...

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Atlantics

In a popular neighborhood in Dakar, a group of workers on a construction site have not received their wages for several good months and decide to leave their hometown along the ocean in the hope of a better future. Among them are Suleyman, who, out of desperation, leaves behind the one he loves most in this world, Ada, who is already promised to another man. A few days after the boys leave the sea, a powerful fire devastates Ada and her husband’s marriage ceremony and the girls in the neighborhood begin to be affected by a mysterious fever whose origins are unknown. Issa, a young policeman begins an investigation and does not doubt that in the middle it is about the souls of the drowned, former workers on the site...

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Freaks

A sci-fi psychological thriller, Freaks (2019) follows the story of a brave little girl who discovers a bizarre, threatening and mysterious world beyond the door of her house, after escaping from her father’s overprotective and paranoid control. In an ingenious and powerful story, a troubled father locks up his 7-year-old daughter in a house, warning her of the serious dangers in the outside world, trying desperately to protect her from Mr. Snowcone and any other potential dangers. However, the mysterious Mr. Snowcone convinces little Chloe to escape and join him in a deep search for family ties, freedom and revenge...

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The Courier

Ezekiel Mannings wants to kill Nick at any cost, because he is the only witness who can testify against him in a trial. To solve the problem definitively, Ezekiel sends Nick a mysterious package with the help of a mailman...

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Hustlers

The film follows a gang of gangsters from Manhattan, New York, plotting against wealthy customers, leaving them with no money. Women are determined and ruthless in this endeavor. Together, they drain men’s credit cards and, in some cases, destroy their social lives...

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Earthquake Bird

A young emigrant living in Tokyo becomes the prime suspect in a crime, when her friend involved in a tumultuous love triangle disappears without a trace. Lucy Fly is a Swedish emigrant living in Japan as a translator and still struggling to feel fully at home. Its reluctant nature hides old scars, while the people around it continue to die, accidentally or otherwise. However, everything changes when the young girl gets into an intense relationship with Teiji, a charming local photographer and at the same time with problems. Lucy’s imperturbable exterior and the harmony of their couple begin to be destroyed when a naive newcomer, Lily Bridges, becomes entangled in their lives and ends up missing, possibly killed...

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Danger Close

The action takes place on August 18, 1966, in the southern part of Vietnam. For more than three and a half hours, in the middle of a terrible rain, on a plantation known as Long Tan, Major Harry Smith and his company, made up of 108 inexperienced Australian soldiers fighting for their lives. They face 2500 Vietnamese soldiers from the north. When the ammunition is over, soldiers begin to search for solutions and answers. Their future is uncertain, but they are determined to remain in place to fight for honor with decency and courage. The battle of Long Tan is known as one of the most violent in history...

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Adopt a Highway

Russell Millings, a 40-year-old man, was jailed for two decades after being convicted of drug possession. After his release, Russell is employed as a dishwasher at a local fast-food restaurant. The prison did not destroy his soul, working hard and thanking for every opportunity he received. While trying to adapt to a world he doesn’t recognize, including learning how to use the internet, Russell finds an abandoned child in a dumpster behind the fast-food restaurant he works for...

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Joker

Joker (2019) seeks the exploration of a man disregarded by society, which is not only a brave study of a strange character, but also a larger story that aims to offer a lesson, a cautionary tale. In the 1980s, in Gotham, a stand-up comedian, Arthur Fleck, loses his mind when he reaches a climax in his life and career. A comedian who lost his wife and whose face is disfigured during a careless robbery he undertakes to survive, transforms his life into one defined by crime and chaos, while becoming an infamous figure of psychopathic crime...

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The Art of Racing in the Rain

Enzo knows he is different from other dogs: a philosopher with an almost human soul, he educates himself by listening very carefully to the words of his master, Denny Swift, a potential driver. By connecting with his master, Enzo has gained an extraordinary vision of the human condition and understands that the techniques required on the race track can also be used to successfully navigate the journey of life. Enzo shares his thoughts on the life experiences that prepared him to protect his family at crucial times. On the eve of his death, Enzo takes stock of his life, reminding him of the times he and his family went through: sacrifices, stones, suffering...

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