Best Indie Movies You need to know

The future of indie films contains all sorts of possibilities, and the audience of independent films is more extensive and more innovative than the million budget movies that are now tightly tied to the media eyeballs. Chilimovie made this list of recommended Indie films of all time you should never miss out.

Release Date
2005-09-10
  • Rate : 7.60
  • Production Companies : River Road Entertainment, Alberta Film Entertainment, Focus Features,
  • Director : Ang Lee, Karen Bédard,
  • Stars : Heath Ledger,Jake Gyllenhaal,Randy Quaid,
  • Brokeback Mountain is an Ang Lee film about two modern day cowboys who meet on a shepherding job in the summer of ’63. The two share a raw and powerful summer together that turns into a life long relationship conflicting with the lives they are supposed to live.
Release Date
2016-04-06
  • Rate : 6.60
  • Production Companies : Mr. Mudd Production, Right of Way Films, Black Label Media,
  • Director : Jean-Marc Vallée,
  • Stars : Jake Gyllenhaal,Chris Cooper,Naomi Watts,
  • An emotionally desperate investment banker finds hope through a woman he meets in Chicago.
Release Date
2016-01-22
  • Rate : 5.70
  • Production Companies : Duplass Brothers Productions,
  • Director : Bryan Buckley,
  • Stars : Melissa Rauch,Gary Cole,Haley Lu Richardson,
  • In 2004, Hope Ann Greggory became an American hero after winning the bronze medal for the women's gymnastics team. Today, she's still living in her small hometown, washed-up and embittered. Stuck in the past, Hope must reassess her life when a promising young gymnast threatens her local celebrity status.
Release Date
2001-01-18
  • Rate : 7.80
  • Production Companies : Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Pandora Cinema, Flower Films,
  • Director : Rebecca Asher,
  • Stars : Jake Gyllenhaal,Patrick Swayze,Drew Barrymore,
  • A troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a large bunny rabbit that manipulates him to commit a series of crimes, after narrowly escaping a bizarre accident.
Release Date
2015-10-08
  • Rate : 6.80
  • Production Companies : Haut et Court, Eurimages, Lemming Film,
  • Director : Dave Moran,
  • Stars : Colin Farrell,Rachel Weisz,Léa Seydoux,
  • In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.
Release Date
2016-05-13
  • Rate : 4.80
  • Production Companies : Mockingbird Pictures, Division Films, Ironwood Entertainment,
  • Director : Rodrigo García,
  • Stars : Ewan McGregor,Ciarán Hinds,Ayelet Zurer,
  • On his way out of the wilderness, Jesus struggles with the Devil over the fate of a family in crisis, setting himself up for a dramatic test.
Release Date
2016-04-15
  • Rate : 6.80
  • Production Companies : Film Science, Broad Green Pictures,
  • Director : Tracy Cutts,
  • Stars : Anton Yelchin,Imogen Poots,Patrick Stewart,
  • A young punk rock band find themselves trapped in a secluded venue after stumbling upon a horrific act of violence.
Release Date
2007-12-05
  • Rate : 7
  • Production Companies : Fox Searchlight Pictures, Mandate Pictures,
  • Director : Jason Reitman, Stephanie Rossel, Jason Blumenfeld,
  • Stars : Ellen Page,Michael Cera,Jennifer Garner,
  • A young girl named Juno gets herself pregnant and tries to stand on her own. She soon learns a few lessons about being grown up.
Release Date
1999-09-15
  • Rate : 8
  • Production Companies : DreamWorks SKG, Jinks/Cohen Company,
  • Director : Sam Mendes, Ana Maria Quintana, Marilyn Giardino,
  • Stars : Kevin Spacey,Annette Bening,Thora Birch,
  • Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation with his daughter's attractive friend.
Release Date
1992-09-02
  • Rate : 8.10
  • Production Companies : Lionsgate, Live Entertainment, Dog Eat Dog Productions Inc.,
  • Director : Jamie Beardsley, Martin Kitrosser,
  • Stars : Harvey Keitel,Tim Roth,Michael Madsen,
  • A botched robbery indicates a police informant, and the pressure mounts in the aftermath at a warehouse. Crime begets violence as the survivors -- veteran Mr. White, newcomer Mr. Orange, psychopathic parolee Mr. Blonde, bickering weasel Mr. Pink and Nice Guy Eddie -- unravel.
Release Date
2000-10-11
  • Rate : 8.10
  • Production Companies : Summit Entertainment, Newmarket Capital Group, Team Todd,
  • Director : Steve Gehrke,
  • Stars : Guy Pearce,Carrie-Anne Moss,Joe Pantoliano,
  • Suffering short-term memory loss after a head injury, Leonard Shelby embarks on a grim quest to find the lowlife who murdered his wife in this gritty, complex thriller that packs more knots than a hangman's noose. To carry out his plan, Shelby snaps Polaroids of people and places, jotting down contextual notes on the backs of photos to aid in his search and jog his memory. He even tattoos his own body in a desperate bid to remember.
Release Date
1999-07-14
  • Rate : 6.30
  • Production Companies : Artisan Entertainment, Haxan Films,
  • Director :
  • Stars : Heather Donahue,Joshua Leonard,Michael C. Williams,
  • In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found.
Release Date
0001-01-01
  • Rate : 0
  • Production Companies :
  • Director :
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Release Date
2010-12-03
  • Rate : 7.5
  • Production Companies : Fox Searchlight Pictures, Dune Entertainment, Protozoa Pictures,
  • Director : Darren Aronofsky, Joseph P. Reidy, Anthony Pettine,
  • Stars : Natalie Portman,Vincent Cassel,Barbara Hershey,
  • A ballet dancer wins the lead in "Swan Lake" and is perfect for the role of the delicate White Swan - Princess Odette - but slowly loses her mind as she becomes more and more like Odile, the Black Swan.
Release Date
2000-04-13
  • Rate : 7.30
  • Production Companies : Lions Gate Films, Edward R. Pressman Film, Am Psycho Productions,
  • Director : Dawn Sorokolit,
  • Stars : Christian Bale,Reese Witherspoon,Justin Theroux,
  • A wealthy New York investment banking executive hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he escalates deeper into his illogical, gratuitous fantasies.
Release Date
1995-07-19
  • Rate : 8.10
  • Production Companies : Blue Parrot Productions, Bad Hat Harry Productions, PolyGram Filmed Entertainment,
  • Director : Wendy Dallas, Haley McLane,
  • Stars : Kevin Spacey,Stephen Baldwin,Gabriel Byrne,
  • A sole survivor tells of the twisty events leading up to a horrific gun battle on a boat, which begin when five criminals meet at a seemingly random police lineup.
Release Date
1994-09-10
  • Rate : 8.30
  • Production Companies : Miramax Films, A Band Apart, Jersey Films,
  • Director : Martin Kitrosser, Francis R. Mahony III,
  • Stars : John Travolta,Samuel L. Jackson,Uma Thurman,
  • A burger-loving hit man, his philosophical partner, a drug-addled gangster's moll and a washed-up boxer converge in this sprawling, comedic crime caper. Their adventures unfurl in three stories that ingeniously trip back and forth in time.