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real life in film

movies that expertly capture life and human emotion

  • Yi Yi
  • Happy Together
  • Fallen Angels
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • In the Mood for Love
  • City of God
  • Magnolia
  • Before Sunset
  • Chungking Express
  • Synecdoche, New York
  • Song of Avignon
  • Her
  • Moonlight
  • Dead Poets Society
  • Good Will Hunting
  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
  • Before Sunrise
  • The Master
  • Before Midnight
  • The World According to Garp
  • The Florida Project
  • Nomadland
  • Eighth Grade
  • Carol
  • Tangerine
  • On Golden Pond
  • Stand by Me
  • All That Jazz
  • Kramer vs. Kramer
  • Lars and the Real Girl
  • Mommy
  • Mustang
  • Lady Bird
  • Roma
  • Beautiful Boy
  • Vox Lux
  • Never Rarely Sometimes Always
  • Minari
  • Spencer
  • Days of Being Wild
  • Burning
  • The Worst Person in the World
  • Oslo, August 31st
  • Clerks
  • Dazed and Confused
  • Slacker
  • The Tree of Life
  • Knight of Cups