Tag: breaking-the-fourth-wall

Fitzwilly (1967) 6.7

Fitzwilly (1967)

When Miss Vicki's father dies she continues with her charitable donations. Unfortunately, the family wealth is depleted and she is flat broke. Her loyal butler, Claude Fitzwilliam, known as Fitzwilly, leads the household...

Popi (1969) 6.7

Popi (1969)

Abraham is a Puerto Rican single parent with two boys. He is becoming very worried about them living in their run down neighborhood when one day he notices that Cubans who escape are lionized and given exceptional benefi...

Horse Feathers (1932) 7.6

Horse Feathers (1932)

Professor Quincy Adams Wagstaff has just been installed as the new president of Huxley College. His cavalier attitude toward education is not reserved for his son Frank, who is seeing the college widow, Connie Bailey. Fr...

It’s a Great Feeling (1949) 6.3

It’s a Great Feeling (1949)

A waitress at the Warner Bros. commissary is anxious to break into pictures. She thinks her big break may have arrived when two actors agree to help her....

Silent Movie (1976) 6.7

Silent Movie (1976)

Aspiring filmmakers Mel Funn, Marty Eggs and Dom Bell go to a financially troubled studio with an idea for a silent movie. In an effort to make the movie more marketable, they attempt to recruit a number of big name star...

Cold Turkey (1971) 6.7

Cold Turkey (1971)

Reverend Brooks leads the town in a contest to stop smoking for a month, But some tobacco executives don't want them to win, and try everything they can to make them smoke. If townspeople don't go nuts from wanting a cig...

Rubber (2010) 5.8

Rubber (2010)

A homicidal car tire, discovering it has destructive psionic power, sets its sights on a desert town once a mysterious woman becomes its obsession.::Anonymous / revised by statmanjeff...

Persuasion (2007) (TV) 7.5

Persuasion (2007) (TV)

Royal Navy captain Wentworth was haughtily turned down eight years ago as suitor of pompous baronet Sir Walter Elliot's daughter Anne, despite true love. Now he visits their former seaside country estate, rented by his b...

Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (1941) 7.2

Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (1941)

Fields wants to sell a film story to Esoteric Studios. On the way he gets insulted by little boys, beat up for ogling a woman, and abused by a waitress. He becomes his niece's guardian when her mother is killed in a trap...

Aprile (1998) 7

Aprile (1998)

Nanni, a renowned director, is working on a musical when suddenly he has a change of heart and cancels the film on the first shooting day. He has a new idea, making a documentary about the Italian national elections, but...

Peter in Magicland (1990) 7.1

Peter in Magicland (1990)

After Sumsemann the beetle loses one of his arms to a troll, he invites brother and sister Peterchen and Annaliese to join him on a journey to the moon in a quest to retrieve his lost arm.::Anonymous...

Going Berserk (1983) 5.3

Going Berserk (1983)

Limo driver John Bourgignon is engaged to Nancy Reese. Her father, Congressman Ed Reese, is running for president and crusading against cult leader Sun Yi. Misadventure and intrigue stalk John and Nancy's path to the alt...

Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (2009) 5.6

Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (2009)

A graduate student (Nicholson) copes with a recent breakup by conducting interviews with various men.::Anonymous...

Krrish (2006) 6.4

Krrish (2006)

Singapore-based Dr. Siddhant Arya recruits a superhumanly powerful Indian-born man named Rohit Mehra, who was given special powers by a blue-skinned alien named Jadoo, to build a computer that can forecast the future, wh...

The Best Years (2020) 6

The Best Years (2020)

The story of Italy, from the 80s to nowadays, told through the life of four friends, Giulio, Gemma, Paolo e Riccardo; during 40 years of loves, aspirations, success and failures.::Francesco Camarda...

Dear Diary (1993) 7.3

Dear Diary (1993)

Nanni Moretti directs himself playing himself in this wry look at life. Presented in three chapters, Moretti uses the experiences of traveling on his motor-scooter, cruising with his friend around a set of remote islands...

She’s Gotta Have It (1986) 6.7

She’s Gotta Have It (1986)

The story of Nola Darling's simultaneous sexual relationships with three different men is told by her and by her partners and other friends. All three men wanted her to commit solely to them; Nola resists being "owned" b...

Quints (2000) (TV) 5.7

Quints (2000) (TV)

Jamie Grover's parents are always around and not letting her have ANY space. She wishes for just a couple days without their constant attention. She gets her wish. Her mother has quintuplets. Being the first in their sta...

The Young Master (1980) 7.2

The Young Master (1980)

After failing his fellow students in a Lion Dance competition, Dragon (Jackie Chan) is sent away from his school in disgrace, on the condition that he must find his errant brother. Much martial arts mayhem and mistaken-i...

Lions Love (… and Lies) (1969) 6

Lions Love (… and Lies) (1969)

Three actors in Hollywood live and love together. A director comes from New York to make a movie about actors and Hollywood....

Equus (1977) 7.2

Equus (1977)

Psychiatrist Martin Dysart (Richard Burton) investigates the savage blinding of six horses with a metal spike in a stable in Hampshire, England. The atrocity was committed by an unassuming seventeen-year-old stable boy n...

Jersey Boys (2014) 6.8

Jersey Boys (2014)

This movie is a musical biography of the Four Seasons, the rise, the tough times and personal clashes, and the ultimate triumph of a group of friends whose music became symbolic of a generation. Far from a mere tribute c...

Lost and Beautiful (2015) 6.4

Lost and Beautiful (2015)

The foolish servant Pulcinella is sent from the depths of Mt. Vesuvius to present-day Campania to honor the last wishes of the poor shepherd Tommaso: his mission is to save a young buffalo called Sarchiapone. Pulcinella ...

Rad (1986) 7

Rad (1986)

The story of Cru Jones, a young man who can overcome all obstacles that prevent him from participating in the BMX race "Helltrack." As he works towards his dream, Cru falls in love with Christian, an amateur racer. With ...

The Simpsons s31 e19 Warrin’ Priests 6.3

The Simpsons s31 e19 Warrin’ Priests

Reverend Lovejoy investigates the mysterious past of a new priest who's come to town and shaken things up at church.::Anonymous...

Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie-2004 6.1

Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie-2004

This "alternate film" companion to Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) was compiled from dropped subplots and alternate takes. While Ron Burgundy's rivalry with Veronica Corningstone continues, a group of unprof...

Kal ho naa ho-2003 8

Kal ho naa ho-2003

The film's female lead, Naina (Preity Zinta) narrates the story. Her father had committed suicide years ago which left a deep impact on her heart. Her family is dysfunctional since her mother and grandmother just cannot ...

Going Overboard-1989 1.8

Going Overboard-1989

Shecky Moskowitz, a deservedly struggling young comedian, lands a menial job on the cruise ship that's holding the Miss Universe pageant. The Big Man On Deck for this voyage is Dickie Diamond, the ship's comedian and all...

Martin Eden-2019 7

Martin Eden-2019

After saving Arturo, a young scion of the industrial middle class, from a beating, the sailor Martin Eden is invited to the boy's family home. Here he meets Elena, Arturo's beautiful sister, and falls in love with her at...

Private Romeo-2011 6.1

Private Romeo-2011

When eight cadets are left behind at an isolated military high school, the greatest romantic drama ever written seeps out of the classroom and permeates their lives. Incorporating the original text of 'Romeo and Juliet,'...

Quinceañera-2006 7

Quinceañera-2006

Magdalena is 14 and anxiously awaiting her 15th birthday where she'll celebrate her quinceañera. Her world starts to crumble when she discovers her pregnancy after not being able to fit in her gown for her quinceañera. S...

Dudley Do-Right-1999 3.9

Dudley Do-Right-1999

Based on the 60's-era cartoon of the same name. Royal Canadian Mountie Dudley Do-right is busy keeping the peace in his small mountain town when his old rival, Snidely Whiplash, comes up with a plot to buy all the proper...

Career Opportunities-1991 5.9

Career Opportunities-1991

Jim is the dorky son of a local cement contractor who lives at home and has no direction. Josie is the gorgeous daughter of a wealthy businessman who dreams of leaving town. When Jim is locked inside a Target store on hi...

Meatballs 4-1992 3.3

Meatballs 4-1992

Ricky is the hottest water-ski instructor around and he has just be rehired by his former employer/camp to whip up attendance. But the camp is in serious financial trouble and the owner of a rival, more popular, camp wan...

Psychos in Love-1987 5.9

Psychos in Love-1987

A strip-joint owner and a manicurist find that they have many things in common, the foremost being that they are psychotic serial killers. They fall in love and are happy being the family that slays together, until one d...

Stroker Ace-1983 4.9

Stroker Ace-1983

Stroker Ace, a champion NASCAR driver, is standing at the top of his career, but is getting fed up with having to do as he's told. In between rebelling against his sponsor (a fried chicken chain)'s promotion gimmicks (li...

Inspector Gadget-1999 4.1

Inspector Gadget-1999

A remake of the television series, Matthew Broderick stars as Gadget, who suffers an accident at the beginning of the film, and befriends Brenda, a robotic surgeon who repairs Gadget so that he can defeat the villain Cla...

Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi!-2005 4.4

Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi!-2005

There are lots of Gods in Hindu India. One of the Gods is called Yama, or the God of death. In this case Yama is asked to bring in the lifeless body of a rich Indian called Aditya. Yama does so. On the way, Aditya soul p...

Tales from the Darkside: The Movie-1990 6.3

Tales from the Darkside: The Movie-1990

This is really three shorter movies, bound together by a fourth tale in which the other three stories are read. The first segment features an animated mummy stalking selected student victims; the second tale tells the st...

Kuffs-1992 5.9

Kuffs-1992

George Kuffs didn't finish high-school, just lost his job and his girlfriend who still is in college is pregnant. Since he can't see how he can support her, he thinks she is better off without him. So he visits his elder...