AKA Room 237: Being an Inquiry Into ‘The Shining’ in 9 Parts
DIRECTED BY: Rodney Ascher
FEATURING: Offscreen interviewees and archival footage of The Shining stars
PLOT: Five obsessed fans explain their intricate theories about the horror classic The Shining.
WHY IT WON’T MAKE THE LIST: Stanley Kubrick‘s The Shining is a strange movie, . . . → Read More: CAPSULE: ROOM 237 (2012)
DIRECTED BY: Vladan Nikolic
FEATURING: Peter Scanavino, Jason Robards III, Ana Asensio, David Thornton
PLOT: In the year 2044 people have been genetically engineered to feel perpetually happy, so
they perversely seek out illegal drugs that bring intense pain; in this society, a dealer in pharmaceutical misery stumbles upon what may be a generations . . . → Read More: CAPSULE: ZENITH (2010)
DIRECTED BY: William Friedkin
FEATURING: Ashley Judd, Michael Shannon, Harry Connick Jr.
PLOT: A lonely and none-too-bright waitress with a tragic past and an abusive ex-con
ex-husband takes up with a mysterious man who is convinced that their ramshackle motel room is infested by bugs. WHY IT WON’T MAKE THE LIST: Bug is . . . → Read More: CAPSULE: BUG (2006)