A man upon retirement embarks on a journey to his estranged daughter's wedding only to discover more about himself and life than he ever expected.
An original mix of fiction and reality illuminates the life of comic book hero everyman Harvey Pekar.
Hearts in Atlantis
The daughter of a brilliant but mentally disturbed mathematician, recently deceased, tries to come to grips with her possible inheritance: his insanity. Complicating matters are one of her father's ex-students, who wants to search through his papers, and her estranged sister, who shows up to help settle his affairs.
In the near future, robot boxing is a top sport. A struggling promoter feels he's found a champion in a discarded robot.
Synecdoche, New York
A theatre director struggles with his work, and the women in his life, as he creates a life-size replica of New York City inside a warehouse as part of his new play.
A troubled actor, a television show runner, and an acclaimed videogame designer find their lives intertwining in mysterious and unsettling ways.
The Weather Man
A Chicago weather man, separated from his wife and children, debates whether professional and personal success are mutually exclusive.
When a Las Vegas bodyguard with lethal skills and a gambling problem gets in trouble with the mob, he has one last play...and it's all or nothing.