Film still from Wong-Kar Wai's Ashes of Time
A incredible visual feast - a stream of consciousness experience via a lucid investigation in dreams: "When a machine that allows therapists to enter their patient's dreams is stolen, all hell breaks loose. Only a young female therapist can stop it: Paprika."
Director: Satoshi Kon
Writers: Yasutaka Tsutsui (novel), Seishi Minakami (screenplay), 1 more credit
Stars: Megumi Hayashibara, Tôru Furuya, Katsunosuke Hori
A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil and spiritual presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and of the future.
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Writers: Stephen King (novel), Stanley Kubrick (screenplay), and 1 more credit
Stars: Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall and Danny Lloyd
Set in ancient times in China, Leslie Cheung plays an agent, Ouyang Feng, hiring famous bounty-hunters. His character is portrayed as a fallen swordsman driven by greed and heartless to both friend and foe. He was perpetually being spiteful of love as his own love history was not nearly so beautiful. His bounty-hunters came and went as was narrated by Ouyang Feng himself as based on the Tung Shu predictions.
A group of students investigates a series of mysterious bear killings, but learns that there are much more dangerous things going on. They start to follow a mysterious hunter, learning that he is actually a troll hunter.
Director: André Øvredal
Writer: André Øvredal
Stars: Otto Jespersen, Robert Stoltenberg and Knut Nærum