This movie adaptation of George Orwell's eerie, dystopian tale -- filmed during the year for which it's named -- follows the "reeducation" of two people who break the law in a totalitarian state by falling in love while Big Brother is watching.
My Normal (2009)
With dreams of one day becoming a filmmaker, lesbian Natalie rules the NYC underground as a dominatrix, a job that makes her a star in her own right. But when she gets an internship on a real movie set, she must decide which life she wants to pursue.
Were the World Mine (2008)
When his drama teacher casts him as Puck in his school's upcoming production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream," Timothy turns in an inspired performance, whipping up a fittingly Shakespearean love potion with the power to turn people gay.
The Motivation (2013)
Determined to be recognized as members of the sport's elite, eight young street skateboarders prepare for New York's Street League Championship. This documentary captures the doubts and dangers each athlete faces in the quest for money and fame.
Gambler and all-around slouch Conor O'Neill owes someone a lot of money, so he strikes a bargain: he'll coach a Little League baseball team from Chicago's notorious Cabrini Green housing project if a friend will lend him money to square his debts.
Dead Like Me (2003-2004)
Led by abrasive boss Rube Sofer, a group of undead grim reapers -- including a dour college dropout, a steely meter maid and a charming British bad boy -- finds themselves tasked with shepherding the recently departed into the afterlife.
In this critically acclaimed drama set amid the romance of 19th-century Europe, feminist author George Sand falls for Polish composer Fr��d��ric Chopin, but a number of obstacles stand in their way -- including rivals, former lovers and duels.