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Best Independent Films – 25 Best Independent Movies of All Time – ELLE
1. Melvin and Howard (1980) Photo: MCA/Universal Pictures/Photofest Mary Steenburgen plays a sassy stripper in Jonathan Demme’s early comedy. When her jealous mate incites her boss to fire her, she whips off her costume and sashays out of the room in nothing but heels. 2. Photo: Fine Line/Photofest Gus Van Sant’s quasi- Shakespearean road movie is a cabinet of wonders, but its beating heart is a conversation about love around a hobo fire between wandering hustlers River Phoenix and Keanu Reeves, only one of whom is lost. 3. Photo: Courtesy of the Everett Collection Proof that less is more: The sole survivor of a trio of college students enters the rubblestrewn house of their invisible tormenter and shuffles into a corner, submissive to whatever lethal horror is about to befall him. 4. Photo: © Fox Searchlight/Everett Collection 5. Photo: © Aries Films/Everett Collection 6. 7. Photo: © Gramercy/Everett Collection 8. Photo: © Focus Features/Everett Collection 9.