Directed by Philip Kaufman. With Daniel Day-Lewis, Juliette Binoche, Lena Olin, Derek de Lint. In a Czech doctor with an active sex life meets a woman who wants monogamy, and then the Soviet invasion further disrupts their lives.
Dangerous Liaisons, 1988 - Amazing film and cast! My favorite version - Glenn Close and John Malkovich were perfect casting choices for the thoroughly despicable lead characters. From the 1782 French novel by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos
Directed by Phillip Noyce. With Everlyn Sampi, Tianna Sansbury, Kenneth Branagh, Laura Monaghan. In three aboriginal girls escape after being plucked from their homes to be trained as domestic staff and set off on a trek across the Outback.
The dark, hilarious, and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional woman who raised them.
Magnolia An epic mosaic of several interrelated characters in search of happiness, forgiveness, and meaning in the San Fernando Valley." Not for everyone but I enjoyed it but I preferred Short Cuts and its interrelated characters.
Directed by Mike Cahill. With Brit Marling, William Mapother, Matthew-Lee Erlbach, DJ Flava. On the night of the discovery of a duplicate Earth in the Solar system, an ambitious young student and an accomplished composer cross paths in a tragic accident.