After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat Solitano moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own.
A husband-and-wife team play detective, but not in the traditional sense. Instead, the happy duo helps others solve their existential issues, the kind that keep you up at night, wondering what it all means.
Ever heard the one about the comedian and the clown? Explore the world of mental illness through the lens of comedy in these superb flicks, including off-beat RomCom 'Silver Linings Playbook' and hidden-gem 'It's Kind of a Funny Story', starring Zach Galifianakis.
In the vein of 'Being John Malkovich': these existential mind-boggling comedies will leave you in slightly confused hysterics, as you question life, reality, and your own sanity. Make sure to check out Terry Gilliam's 1985 classic 'Brazil' for a particularly silly treat!
For those who like it good and pitchy, check out this collection of the best black comedies this millennium has to offer, including 'Birdman', 'Bernie', and murder-spree caper 'God Bless America'. It may not help your cynicism, but it will help pass your lonely, bitter evenings!
Wait, you like The Smiths too? Wait, you are also discontented with the current state of popular culture? Wait, you are also on the brink of transitioning from one life-stage to another and find it troublesome to manage? Maybe, we should fall in love and have beautiful, sullen children with silly names like 'Gideon'! Right, that's enough abuse. These are the best modern Romantic Comedies with an indie feel!
For those sick of love according to Hollywood, this collection contains the best romantic comedies featuring mentally ill beaus, forlorn hipsters, and vengeful ex-girlfriends with an excellent sense for logistics and no regard for the law. Enjoy!