Movies like High Flying Bird 2019

During an NBA lockout, a sports agent, Ray Burke, presents his rookie client, Erick Scott, with an intriguing and controversial business opportunity.

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1 The Art Of Self-Defense 2019

Casey is attacked at random on the street and enlists in a local dojo led by a charismatic and mysterious Sensei in an effort to learn how to defend himself. What he uncovers is a sinister world of fraternity, violence and hypermasculinity and a woman fighting for her place in it.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Riley Stearns

Writer:

Riley Stearns

Country:

United States of America
6.7

2 The Last Black Man In San Francisco 2019

Jimmie Fails dreams of reclaiming the Victorian home his grandfather built in the heart of San Francisco. Joined on his quest by his best friend Mont, Jimmie searches for belonging in a rapidly changing city that seems to have left them behind.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Joe Talbot

Writers:

Jimmie Fails (story), Joe Talbot (story) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.4

3 Apollo 11 2019

A look at the Apollo 11 mission to land on the moon led by commander Neil Armstrong and pilot Buzz Aldrin.

Genres:

Documentary, History

Country:

United States of America
8.2

4 Dolemite Is My Name 2019

The story of Rudy Ray Moore, who created the iconic big screen pimp character Dolemite in the 1970s.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy, History

Director:

Craig Brewer

Country:

United States of America
7.3

5 Ad Astra 2019

The near future, a time when both hope and hardships drive humanity to look to the stars and beyond. While a mysterious phenomenon menaces to destroy life on planet Earth, astronaut Roy McBride undertakes a mission across the immensity of space and its many perils to uncover the truth about a lost expedition that decades before boldly faced emptiness and silence in search of the unknown.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Drama

Director:

James Gray

Countries:

Brazil, China, United States of America
6.6

6 Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story By Martin Scorsese 2019

Part documentary, part concert film, part fever dream, this film captures the troubled spirit of America in 1975 and the joyous music that Dylan performed during the fall of that year.

Genres:

Documentary, Music

Director:

Martin Scorsese

Country:

United States of America
7.7

7 If Beale Street Could Talk 2018

After her fiance is falsely imprisoned, a pregnant African-American woman sets out to clear his name and prove his innocence.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Barry Jenkins

Writers:

Barry Jenkins (written for the screen by), James Baldwin (based on the book by)

Country:

United States of America
7.1

8 Support The Girls 2018

Lisa Conroy is general manager at a highway-side 'sports bar with curves', Double Whammies. She nurtures and protects her employees fiercely - but over the course of one trying day, her optimism is battered from every direction... Double Whammies sells a big, weird American fantasy, but what happens when reality pokes a bunch of holes in it?

Genres:

Drama, Comedy

Director:

Andrew Bujalski

Writer:

Andrew Bujalski

Country:

United States of America
6.4

9 Blindspotting 2018

Collin must make it through his final three days of probation for a chance at a new beginning. He and his troublemaking childhood best friend, Miles, work as movers, and when Collin witnesses a police shooting, the two men’s friendship is tested as they grapple with identity and their changed realities in the rapidly-gentrifying neighborhood they grew up in.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Country:

United States of America
7.4

10 American Factory 2019

In post-industrial Ohio, a Chinese billionaire opens a new factory in the husk of an abandoned General Motors plant, hiring two thousand blue-collar Americans. Early days of hope and optimism give way to setbacks as high-tech China clashes with working-class America.

Genre:

Documentary

Country:

United States of America
7.4

11 The Inventor: Out For Blood In Silicon Valley 2019

With a magical new invention that promised to revolutionize blood testing, Elizabeth Holmes became the world’s youngest self-made billionaire, heralded as the next Steve Jobs. Then, overnight, her 10-billion-dollar company dissolved. The rise and fall of Theranos is a window into the psychology of fraud.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Alex Gibney

Writer:

Alex Gibney

Country:

United States of America
7.1

12 Minding The Gap 2018

Three young men bond together to escape volatile families in their Rust Belt hometown. As they face adult responsibilities, unexpected revelations threaten their decade-long friendship.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Bing Liu

Country:

United States of America
8.1

13 Deadwood: The Movie 2019

Follow the 10-year reunion of the Deadwood camp to celebrate South Dakota's statehood. Former rivalries are reignited, alliances are tested and old wounds are reopened, as all are left to navigate the inevitable changes that modernity and time have wrought.

Genres:

Western, TV Movie

Director:

Daniel Minahan

Writer:

David Milch

Country:

United States of America
7.4

14 First Reformed 2017

A pastor of a small church in upstate New York starts to spiral out of control after a soul-shaking encounter with an unstable environmental activist and his pregnant wife.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Paul Schrader

Writer:

Paul Schrader

Country:

United States of America
7.1

15 The Beach Bum 2019

An irreverent comedy about the misadventures of Moondog, a rebellious stoner and lovable rogue who lives large.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Harmony Korine

Writer:

Harmony Korine

Countries:

France, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States of America
5.5

16 The Souvenir 2019

A shy but ambitious film student falls into an intense, emotionally fraught relationship with a charismatic but untrustworthy older man.

Genres:

Romance, Mystery, Drama

Director:

Joanna Hogg

Writer:

Joanna Hogg (screenplay)

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.5

17 Widows 2018

A police shootout leaves four thieves dead during an explosive armed robbery attempt in Chicago. Their widows have nothing in common except a debt left behind by their spouses' criminal activities. Hoping to forge a future on their own terms, they join forces to pull off a heist.

Genres:

Crime, Thriller

Director:

Steve McQueen

Writers:

Gillian Flynn (screenplay by), Steve McQueen (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

United States of America, United Kingdom
6.9

18 Private Life 2018

Richard and Rachel, a couple in the throes of infertility, try to maintain their marriage as they descend deeper and deeper into the insular world of assisted reproduction and domestic adoption.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy

Director:

Tamara Jenkins

Writer:

Tamara Jenkins

Country:

United States of America
7.2

19 The Report 2019

The story of Daniel Jones, lead investigator for the US Senate’s sweeping study into the CIA's Detention and Interrogation Program, which was found to be brutal, immoral and ineffective. With the truth at stake, Jones battled tirelessly to make public what many in power sought to keep hidden.

Genres:

Drama, Thriller, History

Director:

Scott Z. Burns

Writer:

Scott Z. Burns

Country:

United States of America
7.2

20 Her Smell 2018

A self-destructive punk rocker struggles with sobriety while trying to recapture the creative inspiration that led her band to success.

Genres:

Drama, Music

Director:

Alex Ross Perry

Writer:

Alex Ross Perry

Country:

United States of America
6.2

21 Blaze 2018

A re-imagining of the life and times of Blaze Foley, the unsung songwriting legend of the Texas Outlaw Music movement.

Genres:

Drama, Music, History

Director:

Ethan Hawke

Country:

United States of America
6.6

22 Filmworker 2017

The story of Leon Vitali, who surrendered his promising acting career to become Stanley Kubrick's devoted right-hand man.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Tony Zierra

Country:

United States of America
7.4

23 Screwball 2018

Investigates the MLB's infamous doping scandal involving a nefarious clinician and his most famous client: the New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Billy Corben

Country:

United States of America
7.2