Good movies directed by Nick Cassavetes, a list refined manually for a fine quality:
Johnny and a couple pals kidnap Jake’s 15-year-old brother, Zach, then assigns his buddy Frankie to be Zach’s minder. They develop a brotherly friendship. Zach parties with his captors as things begin to spin out of control.
Anna Fitzgerald looks to earn medical emancipation from her parents who until now have relied on their youngest child to help their leukemia-stricken daughter Kate remain alive.
A poor yet passionate young man falls in love with a rich young woman, giving her a sense of freedom, but they are soon separated because of their social differences.
After discovering her boyfriend is married, Carly soon meets the wife he’s been betraying. And when yet another love affair is discovered, all three women team up to plot revenge on the three-timing S.O.B.