Michael Mantell

Live by Night

Live by Night

Live by Night
IMDb: 6.4
129 min

A story set in the Prohibition Era and centered around a group of individuals and their dealings in the world of organized crime.

Get a Job

Get a Job

Get a Job
IMDb: 5.3
93 min

A recent college graduate and his friends are forced to lower life expectations when they leave school for the real world. Life after college graduation is not exactly going as planned for Will and Jillian who find themselves lost in a sea of increasingly strange jobs. But with help from their family, friends and coworkers they soon discover that the most important (and hilarious) adventures are the ones that we don\'t see coming.

Learning To Drive

Learning To Drive

Learning To Drive
IMDb: 6.4
105 min

As her marriage dissolves, a Manhattan writer takes driving lessons from a Sikh instructor with marriage troubles of his own. In each other\'s company they find the courage to get back on the road and the strength to take the wheel.

The Ides of March

The Ides of March

The Ides of March
IMDb: 7.1
101 min

Dirty tricks stand to soil an ambitious young press spokesman\'s idealism in a cutthroat presidential campaign where \'victory\' is relative.

Genre: Best 2011
Ca$h

Ca$h

Ca$h
IMDb: 6.0
108 min

A stroke of good luck turns lethal for Sam Phelan and his wife Leslie when they are faced with a life-changing decision that brings strange and sinister Pyke Kubic to their doorstep. As Pyke leads Sam and Leslie on a tumultuous adventure through the streets of Chicago, each are pulled deeper and deeper into a desperate spiral of deception and violence – all in the name of money.

Thank You for Smoking

Thank You for Smoking

Thank You for Smoking
IMDb: 7.6
92 min

Nick Naylor is a charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco who\'ll fight to protect America\'s right to smoke -- even if it kills him -- while still remaining a role model for his 12-year old son. When he incurs the wrath of a senator bent on snuffing out cigarettes, Nick\'s powers of \"filtering the truth\" will be put to the test.

A Mighty Wind

A Mighty Wind

A Mighty Wind
IMDb: 7.2
91 min

In \"A Mighty Wind\", director Christopher Guest reunites the team from \"Best In Show\" and \"Waiting for Guffman\" to tell tell the story of 60\'s-era folk musicians, who inspired by the death of their former manager, get back on the stage for one concert in New York City\'s Town Hall.

Artificial Intelligence AI

Artificial Intelligence AI

Artificial Intelligence AI
IMDb: 7.2
146 min

David, a robotic boy—the first of his kind programmed to love—is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a series of unexpected circumstances make this life impossible for David. Without final acceptance by humans or machines, David embarks on a journey to discover where he truly belongs, uncovering a world in which the line between robot and machine is both vast and profoundly thin.

Lost Souls

Lost Souls

Lost Souls
IMDb: 4.8
97 min

A small group of Catholics led by an ailing priest believe that Satan intends to become man, just as God did in the person of Jesus. The writings of a possessed mental patient lead them to Peter Kelson, a writer who studies serial killers. They think it\'s his body Satan will occupy. The youngest in the group, a teacher named Maya Larkin, goes to Peter to investigate further and to convince him to believe in the possibility of Evil incarnate. Other signs come to him as he and Maya them take a journey full of strange occurrences, self-discovery, and an ultimate showdown

Genre: Horror, Thriller
Gun Shy

Gun Shy

Gun Shy
IMDb: 5.7
101 min

Legendary undercover DEA agent Charlie Mayough has suddenly lost his nerves of steel. On the verge of a career-induced mental breakdown, and in complete fear of trigger-happy Mafia leader Fulvio Nesstra, Charlie seeks psychiatric help and finds himself relying on the support of an unstable therapy group and nurse Judy just to get through his work.

Quiz Show

Quiz Show

Quiz Show
IMDb: 7.5
133 min

Quiz Show is a 1994 American historical drama film which tells the true story of the Twenty One quiz show scandal of the 1950s.

Eight Men Out

Eight Men Out

Eight Men Out
IMDb: 7.2
119 min

The great Chicago White Sox team of 1919 is the saddest team to ever win a pennent. The team is bitter at their penny pincher owner, Charles Comiskey, and at their own teammates. Gamblers take advantage of this opportunity to offer some players $ to throw the series (Most of the players didn\'t get as much as promised.) But Buck Weaver and the great Shoeless Joe Jackson turn back at the last minute to try and play their best. The Sox actually almost come back from a 3-1 deficit. 2 years later, the truth breaks out and the Sox are sued on multiple accounts. They are found innocent by the jury but baseball commissioner Landis has other plans. The eight players are suspended for life, and Buck Weaver, for the rest of his life, tries to clear his name.

Genre: Drama, History