15 Must-See Movies at the LA Film Fest: From Kirsten Dunst to Michael Fassbender and Billy Bob Thornton (Photos)

The 20th edition of the downtown festival includes movies about love, war, crime, music and baseball

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How can you resist the idea of Michael Fassbender as a brilliant, Dadaist rock ‘n’ roll mastermind who wears a giant papier-maché head everywhere he goes? Maggie Gyllenhaal, Domhnall Gleeson and Scoot McNairy also appear in Lenny Abrahamson’s film.