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In the Company of MenIn the Company of Men (1997) Aro Favourite
Dir. Neil LaBute
Feat. Aaron Eckhart, Stacy Edwards
The year's most–discussed filmic skirmish in the war of the sexes is also one of its more outrageous black comedies. Two corporate exec's on…
Your Friends and NeighboursYour Friends and Neighbours (1998)
Dir. Neil LaBute
Feat. Jason Patric, Amy Brenneman, Nastassja Kinski
Both elegant and caustic, this dark, dark comedy from Neil LaBute mingles with a pack of handsome, sexually carnivorous and frustrated urbanites…
Nurse BettyNurse Betty (2000) Recommended
Dir. Neil LaBute
Feat. Renee Zellweger, Morgan Freeman, Chris Rock
Part fairy–tale comedy, part edgy thriller, this perhaps qualifies as the perfect date movie. Due to the trauma of witnessing her…
PossessionPossession (2002)
Dir. Neil LaBute
Feat. Gwyneth Paltrow, Aaron Eckhart, Jeremy Northam
Faithful, though simplified adaptation of A.S. Byatt’s Booker–winning novel where two academics slowly explore a 19th century literary…
Wicker Man, TheWicker Man, The (2006)
Dir. Neil LaBute
Feat. Nicolas Cage, Ellen Burstyn, Frances Conroy
Remake of the 1970s horror classic plays with fire by making women the centre of the island cult, while the scares fall flat as dir. Labute’s…
Lakeview TerraceLakeview Terrace (2008)
Dir. Neil LaBute
Feat. Samuel L. Jackson, Patrick Wilson, Kerry Washington
Creepy suburban thriller focused on obsessive cop Abel Turner (Jackson) who will stop at nothing to rid his 'perfect' neighbourhood of an interracial…
Death at a FuneralDeath at a Funeral (2010)
Dir. Neil LaBute
Feat. Chris Rock, James Marsden, Luke Wilson
Once again taking a plot, pretty funny in it's original form, the Americans have redone, and overdone, the humour right out of it. In this case it's…
Some Velvet MorningSome Velvet Morning (2013)
Dir. Neil LaBute
Feat. Stanley Tucci, Alice Eve
This caustic two–hander observes the obsession of a man (Tucci) who tries to lure back his former lover (Eve) by claiming to have left his…

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