Best Bleak Movies

  • The Road

    The Road (R, 2009)

    Viggo Mortensen, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Robert Duvall, Charlize Theron, Guy Pearce
    "The Road" is a post-apocalyptic dramatic thriller about a father and his son walking alone through ... read moreburned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind. It is cold enough to crack stones, and when the snow falls it is gray. The sky is dark. Their destination is the coast, although they don't know what, if anything, awaits them there. They have nothing; just a pistol to defend themselves against the lawless bands that stalk the road, the clothes they are wearing, a cart of scavenged food -- and each other.
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      fb1427960409: . It's very slow and incredibly bleak. Which sometimes translates to boring.

      Great performances all around. Cinematography was ef
      Reviewed 4 months days ago
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      fb1798789229: Depressing and bleak but very touching and powerful. Featuring amazing performances by Viggo Mortensen, Kodi Smit-M
      Reviewed 2 months days ago
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      fb603610511: . A true study of the human will and spirit to survive even in the most bleak of worlds. Outstanding.
      Reviewed 5 months days ago