10 Unusual Films to Stream Online
Rhea Srivastava -
As we reach almost the end of 2020, it’s clear that the start of the new decade has been no less than a bizarre one. At this time, most movies are intended as (and rightfully so) a form of escapist entertainment. Whether its a comedy, drama, or thriller, the best movies are those which leave a long-lasting impression while making us feel good.
Here’s a list of some unique titles that are fresh and different, which should make the rest of the year go a little (if not a lot) better…
A college girl romping through New York City in search of cocaine and other highs finds something real to grasp, only to see it potentially slip away.
A lonely war veteran psychologically unravels ahead of an old friend’s impending visit.
A mysterious outsider’s quiet life is turned upside down when he returns to his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance. Proving himself an amateur assassin, he winds up in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family.
Wild Tales (2014) - Amazon Prime Video
A young hustler finds success trolling the streets of Los Angeles to film disasters and death. But the darkness he captures starts to take hold of him.
After heeding a co-worker’s advice, a telemarketer easily climbs up the corporate ladder -- until success lands him in corporate and moral chaos.
Meet Howard Ratner: hustler, gambler, jeweller. He’s just one scheme away from hitting it big -- and one misstep from losing it all.
I Don’t Feel At Home in This World Anymore (2017) - Netflix
A timid nursing assistant gets a new lease on life when she and a neighbourhood loner track down the degenerates who broke into her house.
Jong-su bumps into a girl who used to live in the same neighbourhood, who asks him to look after her cat while she's on a trip to Africa. When back, she introduces Ben, a mysterious guy she met there, who confesses his secret hobby.
The Wailing (2016) - Amazon Prime Video
Soon after a stranger arrives in a little village, a mysterious sickness starts spreading. A policeman, drawn into the incident, is forced to solve the mystery in order to save his daughter.