|Characters||Pregnant, Babies, Writers|
|Plot||Snow, Cold, Survival, Cars, Hunger|
A young American couple travel to the arctic mountains of Norway. After pulling over during a snowstorm, they wake up trapped in their SUV, buried underneath layers of snow and ice.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Style||Gloomy, Heavy, Tense, By books, Disturbing|
A young man cares for his younger sisters after their mother is imprisoned for murdering their abusive father. When he strikes up an affair with a married woman, long-dormant family secrets bubble to the surface.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 8.4)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Characters||Clowns, Comedians, Losers, Criminals, Killers, Psychopath|
|Plot||Mental disorders, Loneliness, Depression|
|Style||DC, Gloomy, Atmospheric, Depressive, Worth watching, Tense, Makes me think|
During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.
|Plot||Supernatural, Ghosts, Witchcraft|
When Queenie, the Faraday family's grandmother and oppressive matriarch, is finally laid to rest, no one could foresee the horrifying extent of her evil influence, which continues even beyond death.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 5.2)|
A well-known civil servant from the Mayor's Office in a provincial Russian town receives a note: You'll soon die. He takes no notice, and gets ready for his normal Sunday – family problems, his personal life, work, other matters… But this Sunday turns out very far from normal. From the very start things come crashing down, smiting everything in its path, including all plans, external composure, and even his own life.
|Genre||horror, thriller, drama|
|Country||United Kingdom, Canada, USA|
|Plot||Death, Cheating, Mental disorders, Supernatural|
|Style||Gloomy, Unexpected ending, Action, Disturbing|
When a father is forced to abruptly depart for work, he leaves his children, Aidan and Mia, at their holiday home in the care of his new girlfriend, Grace. Isolated and alone, a blizzard traps them inside the lodge as terrifying events summon specters from Grace's dark past.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 5.7)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, detective|
|Plot||Multi-part, Ghosts, Supernatural, Weapon|
|Style||Creepy, Gloomy, Disturbing, Tense|
Parapsychologist Elise Rainier and her team travel to Five Keys, NM, to investigate a man’s claim of a haunting. Terror soon strikes when Rainier realizes that the house he lives in was her family’s old home.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, crime|
|Characters||Terrorists, Killers, FBI|
FBI agent Matt Graver teams up with operative Alejandro Gillick to prevent Mexican drug cartels from smuggling terrorists across the U.S. border.
|Mark||8.8 (imdb: 7.5)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, crime, detective|
|Characters||Disabled people, Gangsters, Bodyguards, Surgeons|
|Plot||Artificial Intelligence, Revenge, Technology, Investigation, Death, Martial Arts|
|Style||Underrated, Gloomy, Exciting, Spectacular, Interesting, Unexpected ending, Worth watching, Cyberpunk, Makes me think, Disturbing|
A brutal mugging leaves Grey Trace paralyzed in the hospital and his beloved wife dead. A billionaire inventor soon offers Trace a cure — an artificial intelligence implant called STEM that will enhance his body. Now able to walk, Grey finds that he also has superhuman strength and agility — skills he uses to seek revenge against the thugs who destroyed his life.
|Mark||4.2 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Plot||War, Survival, Death, Fear|
|Time||World War II|
|Style||Depressive, Gloomy, Disturbing, Makes me think, For men|
The entire family of a 6-year-old Anna dies in the mass coordinated execution of Jews. The mother covers up Anna with her own body, and the girl miraculously survives. For the next few hundred days Anna hides in the disused chimney at the Nazi Commandant's office. From her shelter she watches as life passes her by until the village is liberated from the Nazi. In these inhuman conditions Anna not only survives but keeps her humanity. Many factors help her: memories from the life swept away by war, the cultural foundations laid by the parents and a friend who saves her from loneliness.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 5.7)|
They have been abandoned in a world adorned with concepts such as family, friendship, love, and opportunities. In search of answers to their questions, they devour themselves like a chemical substance that corrodes the world around, in order to eventually learn not to listen but to hear, not to look but to see. And to find their way.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 7.5)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, thriller, drama, detective|
|Characters||Monsters, Family, Fathers|
|Plot||Death, Survival, Chase, Fear|
|Style||Creepy, Exciting, Gloomy, Tense, Atmospheric, Incredible, Fancy, Fascinating, Unexpected ending|
A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.
|Mark||8.8 (imdb: 6.5)|
|Genre||action, thriller, drama|
|Country||Hong Kong, USA|
|Characters||Criminals, Family, Strong women, Killers, Lawyers, FBI|
|Plot||Revenge, Martial Arts, Survival, Justice|
|Style||Gloomy, For girls, Exciting, Heavy, Tense, Unexpected ending|
A grieving mother transforms herself into a vigilante following the murders of her husband and daughter, eluding the authorities to deliver her own personal brand of justice.
|Mark||3 (imdb: 5.7)|
|Style||Gloomy, Disturbing, Heavy|
A group of very different people set sail on an old warship. The passengers include a senator with his son, a newly-wed couple, a mysterious old man, a group of sex workers and a gang of violent criminals. At first the aggressive behaviour of the thugs and their leader is directed at the first class passengers, but then more and more indiscriminately against the rest of those on board. Rape is followed by murder and it’s not long before the first of numerous and increasingly brutal mutinies takes place.
|Mark||2 (imdb: 7)|
|Country||Belarus, Germany, USA, Russia|
|Style||Atmospheric, Touching, Gloomy|
Young Evelina has a law degree, but her dream is to travel to the USA and earn a living as a professional DJ. But it’s 1997 and the girl is living in post-Soviet Minsk...
|Genre||fantastic, thriller, drama, detective|
|Characters||Family, Childrens, Fathers, Parents|
|Style||Atmospheric, Heavy, Gloomy|
Kept locked inside the house by her father, 7-year-old Chloe lives in fear and fascination of the outside world, where Abnormals create a constant threat - or so she believes. When a mysterious stranger offers her a glimpse of what's really happening outside, Chloe soon finds that while the truth isn't so simple, the danger is very real.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 8.1)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama|
|Characters||Superhero, Mutant, Defenders|
|Plot||Superpowers, Chase, Road adventures, Survival, Apocalypse, Martial Arts, Pursuit, Travel, Experiments, Cheating|
|Style||Incredible, Exciting, Fascinating, Gloomy, Unexpected ending, Tense|
In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.
|Country||Italy, France, Belgium|
HANNAH is the intimate portrait of a woman’s loss of identity as she teeters between denial and reality. Left alone grappling with the consequences of her husband’s imprisonment, Hannah begins to unravel. Through the exploration of her fractured sense of identity and loss of self-control, the film investigates modern day alienation, the struggle to connect, and the dividing lines between individual identity, personal relationships, and societal pressures.
In the California apple country, nine hundred migratory workers rise up "in dubious battle" against the landowners. The group takes on a life of its own-stronger than its individual members and more frightening. Led by the doomed Jim Nolan, the strike is founded on his tragic idealism-on the "courage never to submit or yield."
|Mark||5.8 (imdb: 6.4)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, fantasy, adventure|
|Characters||Superhero, Scientists, Heroes|
|Plot||Rivalry, Genetic experiments, Death, Adventure, Justice|
|Style||Gloomy, DC, By comics, Exciting, Tense, For men|
Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman and Superman at war with one another, a new threat quickly arises, putting mankind in greater danger than it’s ever known before.
|Place||Mexico, USA, Russia, Small cities|
The comedy, which takes place in a fictitious desert town near the U.S.-Mexico border, centers on the intertwining daily lives of neighbors Bud Buckwald and Ernesto Gonzales. Bud, a married father of three, is a Border Patrol agent who feels threatened by the cultural changes that have transformed his neighborhood. Living next door is Ernesto, an industrious Mexican immigrant and father of four, who is proud to be making it in America. As Bud and Ernesto’s paths begin to cross, their families become bound by friendship, romance and conflict.
|Style||Soulful, Touching, Gloomy|
A man and a woman share their musings on love and freedom one summer night. The couple’s conversation meanders through memories, unspoken desires and passion through poetic dialogue.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom, New Zealand|
|Characters||Family, Foster children|
|Place||Australia, Lighthouse, Islands|
|Style||Touching, To cry, Atmospheric, Gloomy|
A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat.
|Plot||Obsession, Virtual Reality|
|Style||Atmospheric, Action, Fancy, Smart, Gloomy|
Smooth advertising executive David is in a relationship with yoga teacher Juliette. Then his eye is caught by Sophie, the girlfriend of his best friend Wim, a fashion photographer. Things get completely out of hand during a campaign for augmented reality-glasses, for which David designs an avatar of the coveted Sophie.
|Characters||Teens, Snake, Poor|
|Plot||Volcanoes, On real events|
María, a 17-year-old Kaqchikel Maya, lives with her parents on a coffee plantation at the foot of an active volcano. She is set to be married to the farm's foreman. But María longs to discover the world on the other side of the mountain, a place she cannot even imagine. And so she seduces a coffee-harvester who wants to escape to the USA. When this man leaves her behind, María discovers her own world and culture anew.
|Plot||Survival, Dancing, Basketball, Anorexia, Mental disorders|
Laney is an attractive, intelligent suburban wife and devoted mother of two adorable children. She has the perfect husband who plays basketball with the kids in the driveway, a pristine house, and a shiny SUV for carting the children to their next activity. However, just beneath the façade lie depression and disillusionment that send her careening into a secret world of reckless compulsion. Only very real danger will force her to face the painful root of her destructiveness and its crumbling effect on those she loves.
|Plot||Hatred, Weapon, Dancing, Money, Soccer|
On the edge of a crumbling city, 11-year-old Alexander lives in a sequestered commune alongside other children, their mothers, and charismatic leader, Gregori. Gregori teaches the children how to raise livestock, grow vegetables, work as a community - and how to kill. With the birth of a new baby brother weighing on his mind, Alexander begins to question Gregori’s overpowering influence on the children and their training to become assassins. Threatened by his increasing unwillingness to fall in line, Gregori’s behavior turns erratic and adversarial toward the child he once considered a son. With the two set dangerously at odds and the commune’s way of life disintegrating, the residents fear a violent resolution is at hand.
|Country||Germany, Canada, France, Sweden, Norway|
|Characters||Writers, Mothers, Dogs, Indians|
|Plot||Revenge, Death, Fear, Relationship, Pursuit, Depression, Snow, Religious, Soccer|
|Style||Touching, Atmospheric, Gloomy|
One day, driving aimlessly around the outskirts of town after a trivial domestic quarrel, a writer named Tomas accidentally hits and kills a child. Will he be able to move on?
Olga, Katya, and Andrey have known each other since childhood. They moved to Moscow many years ago and have become successful. Olga is an actress, Katya works for a large-scale PR agency, and Andrey is a political analyst. They buy cars, take mortgages, build country houses. Just like everybody else. But their lives bring them neither happiness nor content. The feeling of "something's not right but I can't put my finger on it" underpins the lives of today's thirty-year-olds. Their childhood took place during the Soviet era, when kids dreamed of becoming heroes, believed in spy stories and a bright future. Yet nobody expected that the dream of becoming a hero would be replaced by the dream of stable and predictable existence. People have stopped dreaming of truly grand things. They just play their roles.
|Genre||thriller, fantasy, drama|
Two siblings discover a supernatural escape from a troubled home, but find their bond tested when reality threatens to tear their family apart.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 5.9)|
|Country||Russia, Luxembourg, Germany|
|Plot||Love, Obsession, Death|
|Style||Touching, Soulful, Gloomy|
Since early childhood Peter has been obsessed with the world of puppets, but his greater obsession is with a real girl, Lisa. He crafts his perfect woman out of her. But Lisa isn't a docile marionette. She's a living human being and she rebels against her creator. Based on the critically-acclaimed, brilliant and poignant novel by one of the best contemporary Russian writers, Dina Rubina, "Petrushka Syndrome" is a multidimensional metaphor, where a sense of duality pervades everything. People and dolls, life and art, the Creator and the creation depend on one another. And where does one draw the line between them?
A lone, struggling addict takes on a dangerous underground criminal ring in his small Southern town to retrieve a stolen pendant he believes will save his marriage.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 5.2)|
A story about a simple school literature teacher, Fedorov, who thought his life couldn't become more boring and pointless until he met a strange girl, who stormed into his very ordinary day, accused him of bringing her girl-friend to suicide and turned his life completely.
The prestigious Danish filmmaker Bille August, winner of an Academy Award and two Palme d'Or in Cannes, returns with a highly personal drama. Three generations of a family gather over a weekend. The sisters Sanne and Heidi have accepted their terminally-ill mother’s desire to die before her disease worsens; but, as the weekend progresses, their mother's decision becomes harder and harder to deal with, and old conflicts come to the surface.
|Plot||Death, Dancing, Snow, Computers|
|Place||New York, Trains|
The relationship of a couple who meet by chance in New York City is put to the test when they encounter a life or death circumstance.
|Country||Germany, Belgium, USA|
The classic story of Emma Bovary, the beautiful wife of a small-town doctor in 19th century France, who engages in extra marital affairs in an attempt to advance her social status.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Plot||Relationship, Divorce, Love with age difference, Art, Travel|
|Place||Party, New York, USA, Hotels|
In 1950s New York, a department-store clerk who dreams of a better life falls for an older, married woman.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, detective|
|Characters||Teens, Friends, Students|
|Plot||Love, Adventure, Cars|
|Style||Exciting, Fascinating, Gloomy|
Quentin Jacobsen has spent a lifetime loving the magnificently adventurous Margo Roth Spiegelman from afar. So when she cracks open a window and climbs back into his life-dressed like a ninja and summoning him for an ingenious campaign of revenge-he follows. After their all-nighter ends and a new day breaks, Q arrives at school to discover that Margo, always an enigma, has now become a mystery. But Q soon learns that there are clues-and they're for him. Urged down a disconnected path, the closer he gets, the less Q sees of the girl he thought he knew.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 5.8)|
|Style||Touching, Exciting, To cry, Gloomy|
Estranged from her family, Franny returns home when an accident leaves her brother comatose. Retracing his life as an aspiring musician, she tracks down his favorite musician, James Forester. Against the backdrop of Brooklyn’s music scene, Franny and James develop an unexpected relationship and face the realities of their lives.
|Mark||7.6 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Genre||fantastic, thriller, comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Country||Republic of Ireland, United Kingdom, Greece, France, Netherlands, USA|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Loneliness, Death, Emotions|
|Style||Smart, Dystopian, Deep Meaning, Philosophical, Gloomy|
In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.
|Genre||fantastic, drama, family|
|Characters||Single mothers, Parents|
|Style||Depressive, Makes me think, Gloomy|
In a near-future city where soaring opulence overshadows economic hardship, Gwen and her daughter, Jules, do all they can to hold on to their joy, despite the instability surfacing in their world.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 8)|
|Characters||Poor, Family, Plumbers, Heroes, Neighbors|
|Plot||Revenge, Justice, Uprising|
|Place||Russia, Hostel, Small cities|
|Style||Atmospheric, Depressive, Gloomy, To cry, Action, Tense|
The Fool is a movie about a simple plumber. An honest man, he is up against an entire system of corrupted bureaucrats. At stake are the lives of 800 inhabitants of an old dorm that is at risk of collapsing within the span of the night.
|Mark||4 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Style||Makes me think, Gloomy|
A cattle herder and his family who reside in the dunes of Timbuktu find their quiet lives -- which are typically free of the Jihadists determined to control their faith -- abruptly disturbed. A look at the brief occupation of Timbuktu by militant Islamic rebels.
|Country||USA, South Africa, United Kingdom|
|Plot||Supernatural, Investigation, Missing people, Sects, Mystery, Consciousness, Mystery|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Exciting, Interesting, Gloomy, Disturbing|
After a group of teens from a small Midwestern town begin to mysteriously disappear, the locals believe it is the work of an urban legend known as The Empty Man. As a retired cop investigates and struggles to make sense of the stories, he discovers a secretive group and their attempts to summon a horrific, mystical entity, and soon his life—and the lives of those close to him—are in grave danger.
|Genre||fantastic, thriller, drama|
|Style||Deep Meaning, Philosophical, Gloomy|
A mysterious place, an indescribable prison, a deep hole. An unknown number of levels. Two inmates living on each level. A descending platform containing food for all of them. An inhuman fight for survival, but also an opportunity for solidarity.