Like Gabriel Garcia Marquez? Check out this collection of movies that partake in an aesthetic of realism tinged with fantasy, including 'Life of Pi' and 'Beasts of the Southern Wild'. Worth checking out for the posters alone!
Movies in the vein of Tim Burton's 'Alice in Wonderland' or basically anything Terry Gilliam has ever done: exploring the power, and perils, of imagination through a breathtaking hallucinatory aesthetic.
Inspired by the industrialized Western world of the 19th Century, these post 2000 films often feature alternate realities where steam-power was never supplanted by electricity. Fans of H.G. Wells, Conan Doyle, or Jules Verne will have plenty to pick from.
Punch like a girl will take on a whole new meaning after you watch these badass female leads do their thing. Includes everything from grindhouse classic 'Coffy' to modern YA blockbuster 'The Hunger Games'. See what happens when you tell little girls they can grow up to be anything!
Try saying 'it's a man's world' to these superheroine movie stars. If you're lucky they'll just fly you to a very tall place and leave you. If you're unlucky they might have to show you what 'punching like a girl' really means!