Tag: brother-sister-relationship

Eat a Bowl of Tea (1989) 6.2

Eat a Bowl of Tea (1989)

A study in culture bridging, including ... a new US-born husband, trying to work within the traditional ways, a new China-born wife, eager to join the "dream" of America, two family-minded fathers, lots of gender-related...

The Haunting of Julia (1977) 6.3

The Haunting of Julia (1977)

After her small daughter's sudden accidental death, wealthy American Julia Lofting bolts her unhappy marriage in London and buys a house in Kensington that is haunted by the ghost of an obscenely nasty little girl who di...

No Hard Feelings (2020) 6.8

No Hard Feelings (2020)

Parvis, the son of exiled Iranians, was caught shoplifting. He is sentenced to community service at a refugee shelter where he meets the siblings Banafshe and Amon, who have fled Iran. As a romantic attraction between Pa...

One Winter Wedding (2021) (TV) 6.1

One Winter Wedding (2021) (TV)

Seattle-based Ben Livingston, CEO of Charmed, a successful snowboarding equipment manufacturer, and mystery novelist Cara Reneau, the second in her planned and thus far acclaimed trilogy having just been released, are pl...

Cut to the Chase (2016) 4.7

Cut to the Chase (2016)

An ex-con sets out in search of his kidnapped sister through the criminal underbelly of Shreveport, Louisiana.::Anonymous...

The Piano Lesson (1995) (TV) 7

The Piano Lesson (1995) (TV)

1930's Pittsburgh, a brother comes home to claim "my half of the piano", a family heirloom; but his sister is not wanting to part with it. This is a glimpse of the conditions for African-Americans as well as some of the ...

Coming Home for Christmas (2017) (TV) 6.7

Coming Home for Christmas (2017) (TV)

"Lizzie Richfield is at a crossroads when she lands a job as house manager for the exquisite Ashford Estate in the Virginia countryside. While preparing the place for sale, Lizzie plans one final Christmas Eve gala for t...

A December Bride (2016) (TV) 6.8

A December Bride (2016) (TV)

Aspiring interior designer Layla O'Reilly is dreading the Christmastime wedding of her cousin who is marrying Layla's ex-fiancé. Although Seth Murphy is the one responsible for introducing the bride and groom, she begrud...

Butter (1998) 4.3

Butter (1998)

Corrupt record company executives kill a singing sensation with a drug overdose rather than letting her leave their label and join another company. They then frame her foster brother/manager for the murder, forcing him t...

Love in Store (2020) (TV) 6.5

Love in Store (2020) (TV)

Terrie Carpenter and David Crabtree are two of the most popular segment hosts on the SHC aka Shopping from Home Channel. They have an antagonistic professional relationship in being opposites in the way they approach the...

We Love Moses (2016) 5.7

We Love Moses (2016)

When Ella was twelve, she had her first fight. And when she was twelve, she discovered sex. Now eighteen, Ella reflects on how her obsession with her older brother Michael's best friend Moses left her with a secret she s...

The Christmas Club (2019) (TV) 6.8

The Christmas Club (2019) (TV)

It's the approach to Christmas in New York City. Olivia Bennett and Edward Taylor, a former ballerina turned dance teacher and a small business consultant respectively, have long taken themselves out of the dating market...

A New Year’s Resolution (2021) (TV) 6.8

A New Year’s Resolution (2021) (TV)

Kelly Leone, producer at Wake Up Milwaukee, a local morning television talk show, has focused this year on changing what were the declining fortunes of the show - her efforts having paid off - at the expense of spending ...

The Retrievers (2001) (TV) 4.9

The Retrievers (2001) (TV)

Soon after the Lowry Family - Tom, his wife Karen, and their two children, Liz and Widdy - leave the big city and move to the small Northern California town of Placerville, they are 'adopted' by a very clever, yet lovabl...

The House of Yes (1997) 6.6

The House of Yes (1997)

'Jackie-O' is anxiously awaiting the visit of her brother home for Thanksgiving, but isn't expecting him to bring a friend. She's even more shocked to learn that this friend is his fiancée. It soon becomes clear that 'Ja...

Meet the Patels (2014) 7.2

Meet the Patels (2014)

An Indian-American man who is about to turn 30 gets help from his parents and extended family to start looking for a wife in the traditional Indian way.::Anonymous...

Lost Boy (2015) (TV) 4.7

Lost Boy (2015) (TV)

When Laura Harris's kidnapped son returns after eleven devastating years, what she thinks will be a dream come true turns out to be a family nightmare....

Chop Shop (2007) 7.3

Chop Shop (2007)

Alejandro, a resourceful street orphan on the verge of adolescence, lives and works in an auto-body repair shop in a sprawling junkyard on the outskirts of Queens, New York. In this chaotic world of adults, Alejandro str...

My Little Sister (2020) 6.7

My Little Sister (2020)

Berlin-born twins Lisa (Nina Hoss) and Sven (Lars Eidinger) have a lifelong shared passion for theater. He's a famous actor, while she has abandoned her writing to live with her husband and children in Switzerland. When ...

Fighting Fish (2010) 5.4

Fighting Fish (2010)

Putting his dreams of traveling on hold, 21-year-old David still lives at home. Working at the local pet shop, he takes care of his little brother and sister while his mother recuperates from a bout of depression in a me...

Implanted (2013) 3

Implanted (2013)

Displaced from reality after a near-fatal accident, Ethan Galloway (Justin Leak, The Great Debaters) struggles with what is real and what isn't after his brilliant neurologist father (Robert Pralgo, The Blind Side, The J...

Kalamity (2010) 4.6

Kalamity (2010)

After a recent breakup, Billy returns to his hometown to find something is not quite right with his best friend.::Kevvo...

The Man Upstairs (1958) 6.5

The Man Upstairs (1958)

John Wilson is troubled with pain and and an inability to sleep. He tries to light the gas-fire and seeks help from another lodger, artist Nicholas, who is spending the night with his model, and is reluctant to be distur...

The Outcast (1954) 6.4

The Outcast (1954)

Following an absence of eight years, Jet Cosgrave (John Derek) returns to his hometown of Colton, Colorado. His quest is for the recovery of his rightful heritage, the great Circle C Ranch, from his uncle, Major Cosgrave...

Maisie Was a Lady (1941) 6.8

Maisie Was a Lady (1941)

Showgirl Maisie Ravier finds herself once again out of work. She meets a wealthy playboy who hires her to be his family's new maid. Maisie soon finds herself trying to mend the family's many problems....

The Glass Menagerie (1987) 7.1

The Glass Menagerie (1987)

A son longs to escape from his stifling home, where his genteel mother worries about the future prospects of his lame, shy sister.::Anonymous...

Across the Great Divide (1976) 6.4

Across the Great Divide (1976)

In this family classic, two orphans cross the Rocky Mountains on a quest to claim their inheritance, a 400-acre Oregon ranch. On their journey, the pair forms an uncertain alliance with a drifter and together they go on ...

Songs My Brothers Taught Me (2015) 6.9

Songs My Brothers Taught Me (2015)

With an older brother in jail and living with their single mother on Pine Ridge Reservation, Johnny and his sister Jashuan's lives develop new challenges when their absentee cowboy father suddenly dies. The loss prompts ...

Sumuru (2003) 3.9

Sumuru (2003)

Based on Sax Rohmer's cult novels "Sumuru", this futuristic fantasy takes you to an Earth-colony in the far future, in which women rule and men are used to propagate the race and work in the mines.::Tim Halkin...

Carry on Screaming! (1966) 6.9

Carry on Screaming! (1966)

The sinister Dr Watt has an evil scheme going. He's kidnapping beautiful young women and turning them into mannequins to sell to local stores. Fortunately for Dr Watt, Detective-Sergeant Bung is on the case, and he doesn...

We Bought a Zoo (2011) 7.1

We Bought a Zoo (2011)

Benjamin has lost his wife. In a bid to start his life over, he purchases a large house that has a zoo. This is welcome news for his daughter, but his son is not happy about it. The zoo is in need of renovation and Benja...

Chicuarotes (2019) 6.5

Chicuarotes (2019)

A group of teenagers in Mexico City set out to enrich their lives.::Anonymous...

Scrooge (1970) 7.5

Scrooge (1970)

In 1860, cranky old miser Ebenezer Scrooge hates Christmas, loathes people, and defends the decrease of the surplus of poor population, runs his bank exploiting his employee Bob Cratchit and clients, giving a bitter trea...

After the Thin Man (1936) 7.7

After the Thin Man (1936)

Now back in San Francisco after their holiday in New York, Nick and Nora find themselves trying to solve another mystery. It's New Year's Eve and they are summoned to dinner at Nora's elderly, and very aristocratic, fami...

Drum Beat (1954) 6.4

Drum Beat (1954)

President Grant orders Indian fighter MacKay to negotiate peace with the Modocs of northern California and southern Oregon. On the way he must escort Nancy Meek to the home of her aunt and uncle. After Modoc renegade Cap...

Magnus (2016) 7.1

Magnus (2016)

Magnus Carlsen, Norwegian chess prodigy, becomes a grandmaster at age 13 and world champion in 2013.::Killua Zoldyck...

Here Comes the Navy (1934) 6.3

Here Comes the Navy (1934)

To continue a grudge with naval officer Biff Martin, feisty construction worker Chesty O'Connor joins the navy and manages to get stationed on the same ship as Martin. Further complications arise when O'Connor starts dat...

Adult Beginners (2014) 5.6

Adult Beginners (2014)

A young, narcissistic entrepreneur crashes and burns on the eve of his company's big launch. With his entire life in total disarray, he leaves Manhattan to move in with his estranged pregnant sister, brother-in-law and 3...

The Great Gilly Hopkins (2015) 6.5

The Great Gilly Hopkins (2015)

A feisty foster kid's outrageous scheme to be reunited with her birth mother has unintended consequences in The Great Gilly Hopkins, an entertaining film for the entire family. Gilly Hopkins (Sophie Nélisse) has seen mor...