Indiemax presents critically acclaimed indie films from the past two decades. Featuring Reese Witherspoon, Jared Leto and Keanu Reeves, this collection of films highlights the very best of independent, international and art house cinema.
A troubled fashion model must struggle to survive after a car accident leaves her stranded in the African bush.
In Victorian England, a naïve and unseasoned young man (Jared Leto) forsakes his aristocratic position and wealth to pursue the passionate love of a beautiful woman. Betrayed by this love and deceived by the man he thought a friend; he finds he is the victim of a sinister plot for revenge.
A shy rookie cop finds himself in a passionate affair with his partner, a tough, sexy woman who is legendary for ruthlessness. But when the rookie receives mysterious evidence, he must face the possibility that his partner – and lover – is now the prime suspect of the grisly murders.
Peter Phelps leaves home and hooks up with an old surfer who was a friend of his father. The surfer and his aboriginal mate live in an old shack on the beach and are constantly harassed by a local cop who hates surfers.
Candles in the Dark is the story of a girl who comes to visit her father's homeland, the Soviet Republic of Estonia. After she arrives, she finds that her father is part of the dissident anti-soviet underground. She soon find her self engulfed in the struggle with her father and a lot of new friends, and finds herself being hunted by the KGB.
A man re-examines the 1930's murder of two South Carolina white girls to clear the name of the accused black boy. As his innocence is uncovered, potential witnesses suddenly begin to die, the Klan threatens him, and he learns that 30 years later, bigotry still dictates justice in South Carolina.
Having finished a tour of duty in the army, Homer returns to the chapel which, years before, he helped to build. Once again, he is inspired by the nuns' faith and selfless devotion, and this time, he builds an orphanage and a little school for the children.
A young orphan leaves Chicago for the peaceful Pacific Northwest, finding love with a beautiful environmentalist and employment with a paternalistic logger. When he unwittingly becomes involved in a stolen-lumber scheme, and his girlfriend is kidnapped, the young man must become a hero, while learning respect for the environment.
Robert Pastorelli is “Fitz”Fitzgerald, a psychologist working with the L.A. police. Fitz doesn’t fit the typical stereotype: he’s a heavy drinker, gambler, and wanders from his marital bed. He says exactly what’s on his brilliant mind. But he has uncanny success interrogating criminals; after all, he understands their vices, weaknesses, and perversities. If only he had as much success understanding his own family. Based on the esteemed British series.
The mysterious death of a woman leads agent Nick Slaughter (Rob Stewart) to a sexy and deceptive suspect. Nick must untangle her web before she kills all her conspirators, frames him for the murder and eludes capture though identity-changing plastic surgery.
Based on a true story, a woman must battle disbelieving parents and an unsympathetic legal system to protect herself and her daughter from an abusive husband. When her new roommate, and supporter, is killed by her own husband, she realizes just how dangerous her path to safety will be.
A troubled artist is released from an asylum where he has spent the last seven years for the murder of this girlfriend.
A mysterious killer named Cypher, known for his double-bullet style of execution, has evaded capture by the police for years. Now, a female FBI agent seeks him out for an unusual reason; she needs his expert skill to help her track down a ruthless Mafia hitman.
Meet Mitch Parker - he’s smooth, suave and very shrewd, living two lives with two different wives. With a charming smile concealing a dangerous heart, he’s a master of manipulation. But when he crosses the thin line between sanity and delusion, his mind games turn deadly.
The sixteen years old boy is traveling to St. Petersburg to spend vacation with his father. In arrival he is learning the painful truth about his birth and his biological father. Based on Dina Rubina’s novels.
A 75-year old widow battles herself and her family as she struggles with being a burden to those she loves. Though determined not to rely on her children, she is forced to move in with her daughter after a serious fall, and the family learns to face the future with dignity and hope.
Loosely based on the fable Little Red Riding Hood, this gritty thriller follows a savvy young lady as she leaves her dysfunctional family for peace in the trailer-home of her grandma. Pursued by an evil, child psychologist on her journey for redemption, she must use wit and cunning to survive.
A man stuck in the reveries of his youth tracks down the boyhood friend he once tormented, only to find that simpler times were more complicated than he thought.
Though she grew up in the same neighborhood with him, the new Assistant U.S. Attorney is determined to prosecute Mafia boss John Gotti. Uncooperative FBI agents and bureaucrats will not deter the driven young prosecutor as her quest culminates in the memorable and controversial trial of the “Dapper Don.”
Four girls attend Rock n' Roll Camp and learn it's okay to scream like a banshee and wail on their instruments in this transformative documentary.
Presented by director Robert Altman, this anthology series features the outcome of a gun falling into the hands of different sets of characters. Top actors, writers and directors contribute a different story to each episode.
Following a dream vacation to Israel where husband Alain explores his Jewish roots, wife Gisèle insists they change their life and move to Tel Aviv.
Explore the wild, early years of president John F. Kennedy: The torrid affair with Inga Arvad (who was suspected of being a Nazi spy), his cavorting college days, his rivalry with brother Joe, Jr., and his PT109 adventures in this rarely recounted period of the now mythic leader.
When a concerned parent tries to shut down the local video emporium, a group of hard-core gamers battle to save the arcade.
A young man inherits a nearly bankrupt funeral home from his estranged father. He falls in love with the alluring mortician, only to find out she's offing people to keep the place in business!
Two teenage buddies set out to have their last wild snowboarding adventure before parting ways forever.
Nick McCallum dreams of turning pro surfer but his father, wheelchair bound after a surfing accident, stands in his way – as does his own fear of the big waves. He defies his dad but is framed in a drug bust and jailed. With the help of his French girlfriend he has to find a way to face the waves he fears most.
LOVEMAKERS is a quirky romantic, comedy, full of Shakespearean mistaken identities and over the top situations. LOVEMAKERS, a financially strapped dating agency in Budapest is retained by a questionable Russian businessman. Their lucrative assignment is to make Jake Griffin, a young Hollywood movie star filming in Budapest, fall in love with the Russian businessman's depressed, high-maintenance younger sister.
A struggling writer takes a job with the Mob to make ends meet in this comical tale.
An estranged father and son are paroled from the same maximum-security prison with one unusual condition, they must become roommates. Their severed bonds are strained as the elder battles to keep his son free from the lures of street life.
A provocative blend of Dr. Strangelove meets The Twilight Zone, this is the movie the aliens don't want you to see!
After the death of her incestuous father, a young woman is hired to serve as governess for her two children at an eerie estate harboring a dark secret.
She was the fairytale bride blessed with movie star looks, adored by the nation, but trapped in a loveless marriage to the heir to England's throne. He was the dashing young cavalry officer who turned her head and stole her heart, before finally being branded 'a love rat'. Based on Anna Pasternak's book, 'Princess In Love' reveals the truth behind the clandestine affair that rocked the British monarchy, touched the lives of millions and changed the course of history forever.
After attending his 23rd funeral for a friend with AIDS, Troy and his friends hatch a plan to steal the HIV drugs that they need. One successful heist leads to another and another until they have so much inventory they decide to begin their own community distribution program.
When the Pope treats himself to a short skiing vacation with his friend, his choice of accommodation is the shelter run by a young ski instructor. Forging a friendship, both realize they have more in common than they initially thought; a drive to reach the top and the urge to discover what lies on the other side.
A serial killer escapes from jail just as a filmmaker is preparing a movie about his life. Mickey Rourke stars in this frantic film within in a film.
Shotgun Stories tracks a feud that erupts between two sets of half brothers following the death of their father. Set against the cotton fields and back roads of Southeast Arkansas, these brothers discover the lengths to which each will go to protect their family.
A five-part feature from Merchant-Ivory, that takes place over one 24-hour period in New York City's worst heat wave.
Lies, secrets, and sins are intricately woven together to explore the hidden shadows of a man's soul in the merciless Mojave Desert.
A comedic roller coaster ride through the love, sex, trust monogamy and cheating rituals of three seemingly happy couples, all observed by one cynical bachelor (Jason Alexander).
An all-female rock band and a group of "well-endowed" sorority sisters team up to beat the guys at a sporting event in order to keep their house from folding.
Pregnant forensic psychologist Lydie Crane is hired to learn the truth behind the case of 16-year-old Stephanie Daley, who is accused of concealing her pregnancy and murdering her infant.
n the early 1960s, Sandy (John Jarratt), Boo (Steve Bisley), Scollop (Mel Gibson) and Robbie (Phil Avalon) drive to the beaches north of Sydney for a surfing weekend. The boys are planning to give Sandy a memorable ‘one last fling’ before his impending marriage. Tension flares between university-educated Sandy and Boo when Sandy decides not to join in the fun. At a local dance, Boo seduces Caroline (Debbie Forman), the teenage daughter of a caravan park owner (James Elliott) who discovers what has happened and comes looking for Boo with a gun. Then unknown Mel Gibson stars as one of the four youths in his first screen role.
In this Tennessee William’s play of steamy lust, an aging actress who hasn’t made a movie in seven years is appalled by her own image on the screen. Humiliated, she flees from her movie premier and goes into seclusion, becoming entangled with the much younger hotel masseur and resident gigolo.
An optimistic guy is arrested and thrown in jail, while there he learns the saxophone from a fellow inmate. Once he's released from jail, he and a few friends form a swing band while he tries to win back his girlfriend who married the police officer who arrested him!
The lives of two strangers intersect, a struggling mother and a gambling addict. In the course of two pivotal days, one past and one present, both will confront their own personal demons and seek in each other the healing powers of forgiveness.
The story of the promising, underground Seattle band, The Gits. Fronted by charismatic vocalist, Mia Zapata, and poised to explode onto the national music scene, a stranger came in and took it all away.
Told from his prison cell, a man recounts his epic search for buried treasure through the Gothic swampland and cemeteries of the Deep South, and the mysterious and intriguing woman he encountered at every turn.
Like lots of young guys basking in the afterglow of WWII, Neal dreams of settling into a simple, stable domestic lifestyle, supported by a steady job as a machinist. But, like lots of young guys, Neal’s got trouble with women–his girlfriend’s depression has driven her to a suicide attempt, and the angry mother of an underage former lover is on his trail.
Young Wilga Roberts is no ordinary thrill seeker. He entices his sister and two friends into the illegal sport of train surfing; riding on top of fast moving diesels as they thunder across spectacular countryside. Wilga’s world is shattered when his beloved 15-year-old sister Patricia is killed. In her memory, Wilga makes his two train surfing friends join him in a bizarre pact to honor Patricia. The Pact reunites them fifteen years later – but only Wilga is willing. Susan is his first call, who now has a daughter, Brittany – whose life is also at risk.
The Napoleonic war leaves Catherine Morgan, widowed and desolate, her life and land up for grabs. With two daughters and her debts mounting, she is easy prey for the power-hungry sheriff, who demands her hand in marriage. Her only hope is the Sheriff's half brother, Rhys, whose skills as a drover may prove the way to her salvation.
Based on her acclaimed autobiographical bio – Novalyn Price Ellis, a feisty West Texas schoolteacher has a torrid and turbulent affair with Robert. E. Howard, the great pulp writer of the 1930’s. Their unconventional personalities spawned a relationship where eccentricity, intellectual stimulation and romance combined to change their lives forever.
The children of a small town elementary school are held hostage by a madman, who figures them to be the key elements in his bizarre plot to create a "brave new world."
It started out as a typical day at the office for LES KEARNEY. The Australian surf outside his window looked good, and he was looking forward to the romantic dinner he had planned for the evening with his beautiful girlfriend MICHELLE. But, in the next twenty-four hours, LES KEARNEY’s life will be turned upside down. When LES receives a call from construction tycoon BOB CASTALDI, his race is set in motion. BOB’s frantic voice on the other end of the line informs LES that his daughter, REBECCA, has been kidnapped, and he has been given twenty-four hours to come up with a million dollars ransom – or REBECCA will be killed.
Laura (Bibi Andersson) has long been divorced from her theater-critic husband Alfred (Anthony Perkins), though they still see one another from time to time. One day, while working at the icon museum she directs, Laura strikes up a conversation with Sylvia (Sandra Dumas). The two take a shine to one another immediately, and soon they fall into a passionate affair.
Bobby McCain is an American lifeguard who goes to Australia learns that work can be quite different when you’re a lifeguard Down Under!