In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
|Plot||On real events, Friendship|
|Place||Hotels, New York|
|Style||Fascinating, Smart, Serious|
Dorothy Parker remembers the heyday of the Algonquin Round Table, a circle of friends whose barbed wit, like hers, was fueled by alcohol and flirted with despair.
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Geniuses, Writers, Friends, Artists|
|Plot||On real events, Obsession, Weapon, Art, Fate|
|Place||Trains, USA, New York|
|Style||Inspirational, By books, Touching, Intellectual, Beautiful landscapes|
New York in the 1920s. Max Perkins, literary editor at Scribner’s Sons is the first to sign such subsequent literary greats as Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald. When a sprawling, chaotic 1,000-page manuscript by an unknown writer named Thomas Wolfe falls into his hands, Perkins is convinced he has discovered a literary genius. Together the two men set out to work on a version for publication and a seemingly endless struggle over every single phrase ensues. During this process, Perkins the gentle family man and Wolfe the eccentric author become close – a relationship eyed with suspicion by their wives. When ‘Look Homeward, Angel’ becomes a resounding success, the writer grows increasingly paranoid.
|Genre||fantastic, thriller, drama|
|Characters||Gangsters, Geniuses, Writers, Millionaires, Businessmen|
|Plot||Superpowers, Money, Experiments, Success|
|Place||USA, New York|
|Style||Psychological problems, Philosophical, Fascinating, Deep Meaning, Smart|
A paranoia-fueled action thriller about an unsuccessful writer whose life is transformed by a top-secret "smart drug" that allows him to use 100% of his brain and become a perfect version of himself. His enhanced abilities soon attract shadowy forces that threaten his new life in this darkly comic and provocative film.
|Country||Denmark, Norway, Sweden|
|Style||By books, Touching|
In 1890, Pontus, the starving writer, wanders the streets of Christiania, in search of love and a chance to get his work published. All he meets is defeat and suffering while his sense of reality is withering. One moment he is delighted and the next he curses everybody. All the time he manages to maintain human dignity and pride.
|Genre||comedy, drama, adventure, biography|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Gangsters, Writers, Journalists, Friends, Criminals|
|Plot||Adventure, Passion, Money, Obsession, Love triangle|
|Style||Romantic, Light, By books, Fancy|
Tired of the noise and madness of New York and the crushing conventions of late Eisenhower-era America, itinerant journalist Paul Kemp travels to the pristine island of Puerto Rico to write for a local San Juan newspaper run by the downtrodden editor Lotterman. Adopting the rum-soaked lifestyle of the late ‘50s version of Hemingway’s “The Lost Generation,” Paul soon becomes entangled with a very attractive American woman, Chenaults and her fiancée Sanderson, a businessman involved in shady property development deals. It is within this world that Kemp ultimately discovers his true voice as a writer and integrity as a man.
|Genre||drama, crime, biography, history|
|Plot||On real events, Investigation, Obsession, Friendship, Loneliness|
A biopic of the writer, Truman Capote and his assignment for The New Yorker to write the non-fiction book, 'In Cold Blood'.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama, history|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Geniuses, Writers, Psychiatrists, Actors|
Young Shakespeare is forced to stage his latest comedy, "Romeo and Ethel, the Pirate's Daughter," before it's even written. When a lovely noblewoman auditions for a role, they fall into forbidden love -- and his play finds a new life (and title). As their relationship progresses, Shakespeare's comedy soon transforms into tragedy.
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, drama, adventure, family|
After she spends all her money, an evil enchantress queen schemes to marry a handsome, wealthy prince. There's just one problem - he's in love with a beautiful princess, Snow White. Now, joined by seven rebellious dwarves, Snow White launches an epic battle of good vs. evil...
|Genre||drama, music, biography, history|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom, Australia|
|Characters||Writers, Friends, Partners, Celebrities, Parents|
|Plot||Love, On real events, Friendship, Success|
|Style||To cry, Fascinating, Touching, Heartbreaking, Serious|
Author P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood as Walt Disney Pictures adapts her novel Mary Poppins for the big screen.
|Genre||comedy, drama, biography|
|Country||Republic of Ireland, Canada|
|Characters||Writers, Poor, Artists|
|Plot||On real events, Dancing, Snow, Fog, Ghosts|
|Place||Trains, Cemetery, Turkey, New York|
|Time||New Year, 19th century|
|Style||Fascinating, Makes me think|
In 1843, despite the fact that Dickens is a successful writer, the failure of his latest book puts his career at a crossroads, until the moment when, struggling with inspiration and confronting reality with his childhood memories, a new character is born in the depths of his troubled mind; an old, lonely, embittered man, so vivid, so human, that a whole world grows around him, a story so inspiring that changed the meaning of Christmas forever.
|Country||Russia, Poland, Serbia|
|Characters||Artists, Writers, Friends, Artists|
|Plot||On real events, Loneliness, Art, Political, Freedom|
|Place||Russia, USSR, St. Petersburg|
Dovlatov charts six days in the life of brilliant, ironic writer who saw far beyond the rigid limits of 70s Soviet Russia. Sergei Dovlatov fought to preserve his own talent and decency with poet and writer Joseph Brodsky while watching his artist friends get crushed by the iron-willed state machinery.
|Country||United Kingdom, Spain|
|Plot||Passion, Love triangle|
A young American writer completes his service in WWI and travels across Europe with his wife and her attractive Italian girlfriend. Based on the novel by Ernest Hemingway.
|Characters||Teachers, Students, Pupils, Poets|
|Plot||Friendship, First love|
|Place||School, Boarding school|
|Style||To cry, Philosophical, Intellectual|
At an elite, old-fashioned boarding school in New England, a passionate English teacher inspires his students to rebel against convention and seize the potential of every day, courting the disdain of the stern headmaster.
|Characters||Lesbians, Strong women, Writers, Terminally ill, Poets|
|Plot||Mental disorders, Depression|
|Style||Psychological problems, Soulful, By books, Fascinating, Intellectual|
"The Hours" is the story of three women searching for more potent, meaningful lives. Each is alive at a different time and place, all are linked by their yearnings and their fears. Their stories intertwine, and finally come together in a surprising, transcendent moment of shared recognition.
|Genre||drama, family, biography|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Writers, Friends, Terminally ill, Actors|
|Plot||Friendship, Death, Funeral|
|Style||To cry, Cute, Inspirational, Touching, Heartbreaking|
Finding Neverland is an amusing drama about how the story of Peter Pan and Neverland came to be. During a writing slump play writer J.M. Barrie meets the widowed Sylvia and her three children who soon become an important part of Barrie’s life and the inspiration that lead him to create his masterpiece “Peter Pan.”
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, melodrama|
|Characters||Artists, Writers, Artists|
|Plot||Time travel, Magic, Vacation, Fate, Dreams|
|Style||Romantic, Light, To cry, Cute, Soulful|
A romantic comedy about a family traveling to the French capital for business. The party includes a young engaged couple forced to confront the illusion that a life different from their own is better.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Writers, Friends, Actors|
|Plot||Travel, Friendship, Depression, Vacation, Cheating|
|Style||To cry, Smart, Gloomy|
Two middle-aged men embark on a spiritual journey through Californian wine country. One is an unpublished novelist suffering from depression, and the other is only days away from walking down the aisle.
|Characters||Aliens, Strong women, Blonde girls, Writers|
|Plot||On real events, Dancing, Religious, Art, Snow|
|Place||Space, Trains, Hotels, Sweden|
|Style||For girls, Fascinating, Tense, Makes me think, Touching|
When Astrid Lindgren was very young something happened that affected her profoundly, and this combination of both miracle and calamity came to shape her entire life. It was an event that transformed her into one of the most inspiring women of our age and the storyteller a whole world would come to love. This is the story of when a young Astrid, despite the expectations of her time and religious upbringing, decided to break free from society's norms and follow her heart.
|Genre||melodrama, drama, military, biography|
|Characters||Geniuses, Jews, Writers, Inventors, Hermits|
|Plot||On real events, Survival, Dancing, Obsession, Friendship|
|Place||Psychiatric hospitals, Hotels|
|Time||World War II, Summer|
|Style||Exciting, Soulful, Fascinating, Makes me think, Touching|
The life of celebrated but reclusive author, J.D. Salinger, who gained worldwide fame with the publication of his novel, The Catcher in the Rye.
|Plot||On real events, Passion, Love triangle, Jealousy, Seduction|
|Style||Atmospheric, Explicit scenes, Serious|
While traveling in Paris, author Henry Miller and his wife, June, meet Anais Nin, and sexual sparks fly as Nin starts an affair with the openly bisexual June. When June is forced to return to the U.S., she gives Nin her blessing to sleep with her husband. Then, when June returns to France, an unexpected, and sometimes contentious, threesome forms.
|Plot||Basketball, Friendship, Loneliness, Love with age difference|
|Style||To cry, Soulful, Touching|
Gus Van Sant tells the story of a young African American man named Jamal who confronts his talents while living on the streets of the Bronx. He accidentally runs into an old writer named Forrester who discovers his passion for writing. With help from his new mentor Jamal receives a scholarship to a private school.
|Genre||drama, family, biography|
|Characters||Bears, Writers, Photographers, Insects|
|Plot||Dancing, Money, Jealousy, Birthday, Snow|
|Place||Trains, England, Moon|
|Style||Makes me think|
The behind the scenes story of the life of A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his son Christopher Robin.
|Genre||melodrama, drama, crime, history|
|Country||United Kingdom, Italy|
|Characters||Journalists, Womanizers, Poor|
|Style||Fascinating, Explicit scenes, Serious|
Georges Duroy travels through 1890s Paris, from cockroach ridden garrets to opulent salons, using his wits and powers of seduction to rise from poverty to wealth, from a prostitute’s embrace to passionate trysts with wealthy beauties, in a world where politics and media jostle for influence, where sex is power and celebrity an obsession.
|Genre||melodrama, drama, biography, history|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA, France, Hungary, Netherlands|
|Characters||Lesbians, Strong women, Geniuses, Writers, Photographers|
|Plot||On real events, Dancing, Money, Divorce|
|Place||Trains, Party, France|
|Style||Inspirational, For girls, Fascinating, Intellectual, Womens in main roles|
After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as Willy, Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon after, Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. After its success, Colette and Willy become the talk of Paris and their adventures inspire additional Claudine novels.
|Style||Numbers in the title, Disturbing|
A man who specializes in debunking paranormal occurrences checks into the fabled room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel. Soon after settling in, he confronts genuine terror.
A retired businesswoman – who tries to control everything around her – decides to write her own obituary. A young journalist takes up the task of finding out the truth, and the result is a life-altering friendship.
|Genre||melodrama, drama, military, history|
|Country||United Kingdom, France, USA|
|Characters||Strong women, Writers|
|Plot||Love, Dancing, Friendship, Hunger, Flowers|
|Place||Islands, England, Beach, London|
|Time||World War II|
|Style||Soulful, Touching, Worth watching|
Free-spirited writer Juliet Ashton forms a life-changing bond with the delightful and eccentric Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, when she decides to write about the book club they formed during the occupation of Guernsey in WWII.
|Genre||drama, crime, biography|
|Plot||On real events, Investigation, Obsession, Friendship|
|Style||Action, Soulful, Fascinating, Serious|
While researching his book In Cold Blood, writer Truman Capote develops a close relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and Perry Smith.