The Prestige
The Prestige (2006)

Two friends and fellow magicians become bitter enemies after a sudden tragedy. As they devote themselves to this rivalry, they make sacrifices that bring them fame but with terrible consequences.

9/10

Director: Christopher Nolan

Writer: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan

Stars: Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Michael Caine

Gone Girl
Gone Girl (2014)

With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.

8/10

Director: David Fincher

Writer: Gillian Flynn

Stars: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Carrie Coon

Eastern Promises
Eastern Promises (2007)

A Russian teenager living in London who dies during childbirth leaves clues to a midwife in her journal that could tie her child to a rape involving a violent Russian mob family.

8/10

Director: David Cronenberg

Writer: Steven Knight

Stars: Naomi Watts, Viggo Mortensen, Vincent Cassel

Lolita
Lolita (1962)

A middle-aged college professor becomes infatuated with a fourteen-year-old nymphet.

7/10

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Writer: Stanley Kubrick, James B. Harris

Stars: James Mason, Sue Lyon, Shelley Winters

8MM
8MM (1999)

A private investigator is hired to discover if a "snuff film" is authentic or not.

5/10

Director: Joel Schumacher

Writer: Andrew Kevin Walker

Stars: Nicolas Cage, Joaquin Phoenix, James Gandolfini