Tag: family-relationships

Don’t Look Under the Bed (1999) (TV) 6.9

Don’t Look Under the Bed (1999) (TV)

A teen enlists the help of an imaginary friend named Larry Houdini to deal with a prank-playing bogeyman, who's framing her for his dastardly deeds.::meowmixrecords...

Paris (2008) 6.8

Paris (2008)

Pierre, a professional dancer, suffers from a serious heart disease. While he is waiting for a transplant which may (or may not) save his life, he has nothing better to do than look at the people around him, from the bal...

Communion (1989) 5.6

Communion (1989)

Whitley Strieber goes with his family and some friends to his holiday home in the forest. They experience some weird occurances, are they UFO activity? Whitley is abducted and then faces a horrible dilema; was I abducted...

Ecstasy of the Angels (1972) 6.6

Ecstasy of the Angels (1972)

The movie focuses on the actions of a revolutionary movement.::XO...

Johnson Family Vacation (2004) 4.5

Johnson Family Vacation (2004)

AAA can't help the roadside emergency that is the JOHNSON FAMILY VACATION. Even the on-board navigation system has a meltdown on Nate Johnson and his family's cross-country trek to their annual family reunion/grudge matc...

Music Box (1989) 7.4

Music Box (1989)

Hungarian immigrant Mike Laszlo has done well for himself since arriving in the USA over 40 years ago after WWII's end. He is particularly proud of his daughter, Ann, a successful lawyer. Following the release of some se...

Eat Drink Man Woman (1994) 7.8

Eat Drink Man Woman (1994)

Senior Master Chef Chu lives in a large house in Taipei with his three unmarried daughters, Jia-Jen, a chemistry teacher converted to Christianity, Jia-Chien, an airline executive, and Jia-Ning, a student who also works ...

Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (1974) 8.1

Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (1974)

The wildly prolific German filmmaker Rainer Werner Fassbinder paid homage to his cinematic hero Douglas Sirk with this update of that filmmaker's All That Heaven Allows (1955). A lonely widow (Brigitte Mira) meets a much...

The Stepford Wives (1975) 6.9

The Stepford Wives (1975)

The Stepford Wives is about a small suburb where the women happily go about their housework - cleaning, doing laundry, and cooking gourmet meals - to please their husbands. Unfortunately, Bobbie and Joanna discover that ...

Tidal Wave (2009) 5.6

Tidal Wave (2009)

Professor Kim, a marine geologist, recognizes the impending danger of a mega tsunami headed straight for Haeundae, a popular vacation spot on the south coast of Korea. He desperately attempts to warn authorities and aler...

Bad Manners (1984) 5.8

Bad Manners (1984)

Four teens on the run from an orphanage spring a fellow orphan recently adopted by a rich family, then trash the whole house.::...

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...

A Running Jump (2012) 6

A Running Jump (2012)

Incompetent car salesman Perry is desperate to get the money to release the car he hopes to sell to young Gary from the garage but his wife,fitness instructor Debbie is fed up with constantly bank-rolling him and he even...

Hello Down There (1969) 5.9

Hello Down There (1969)

Marine scientist Fred Miller designs the world's first underwater home, but when the business magnate funding his work threatens to end the project, Miller volunteers to live in it with his own family to prove it's pract...

The Joneses (2009) 6.5

The Joneses (2009)

"The Joneses", a social commentary on our consumerist society. Perfect couple Steve and Kate Jones, and their gorgeous teen-aged children Jenn and Mick, are the envy of their posh, suburban neighborhood filled with McMan...

The Girl Next Door (2007) 6.6

The Girl Next Door (2007)

In a quiet suburban town in the summer of 1958, two recently orphaned sisters, Meg and disabled Susan are placed in the care of their mentally unstable aunt Ruth. But Ruth's depraved sense of discipline will soon lead to...

Hysteria (2011) 6.7

Hysteria (2011)

In 1880 pioneering doctor Mortimer Granville,sacked from various hospitals for challenging his superiors' out-moded methods,gets a job with Dr Dalrymple,who relieves female patients' frustrations - or hysteria - with pel...

Amy George (2011) 5.6

Amy George (2011)

Thirteen-year-old Jesse wants to be an artist, but believes that his mundane middle-class Toronto life has left him unprepared. After reading a book on what it takes to be a "true-artist", he sets out looking for risk, e...

It’s Better to Jump (2013) 5.1

It’s Better to Jump (2013)

There is a centuries-old seawall in the ancient port of Akka, located on Israel's northern coast. Today, Akka is a modern city inhabited by Muslims, Christians, Jews, and Baha'i, but its history goes all the way back to ...

Grizzly Man (2005) 7.8

Grizzly Man (2005)

A docudrama that centers on amateur grizzly bear expert Timothy Treadwell. He periodically journeyed to Alaska to study and live with the bears. He was killed, along with his girlfriend, Amie Huguenard, by a rogue bear i...

An Evergreen Christmas (2014) 5.8

An Evergreen Christmas (2014)

Leaving her seemingly glamorous Hollywood life on hold, Evie Lee is forced to return to her small hometown of Balsam Falls, Tennessee and her family's once-thriving Christmas tree farm to attend her father's unexpected f...

Far From the Tree (2017) 7.7

Far From the Tree (2017)

Based on the NY Times bestselling book by Andrew Solomon, Far from the Tree examines the experiences of families in which parents and children are profoundly different from one another in a variety of ways....

Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed (2012) 5.7

Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed (2012)

On August 15, 1944 the 517th Parachute Regimental Combat Team (PRCT) jumped over the south of France. Their mission was to support and protect the Allied Troops marching to Berlin. Landing in enemy territory, they fell u...

Aquarius (2016) 7.5

Aquarius (2016)

Clara, a 65 year old widow and retired music critic, was born into a wealthy and traditional family in Recife, Brazil. She is the last resident of the Aquarius, an original two-storey building, built in the 1940s, in the...

Radium Girls (2018) 7.1

Radium Girls (2018)

In the 1920s a group of factory workers advocate for safer work conditions after some of their colleagues become ill from radium exposure.::Hailey...

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...

Beyond the Woods (2019) 6.6

Beyond the Woods (2019)

Beyond the Woods is a psychological thriller which follows Detective Reeves' investigation after Laura Bennett's death and the disappearance of her brother Jack. The suspect at hand is Laura's husband Andrew, who seems t...

September (1987) 6.5

September (1987)

Everyone is gathering at Lane's place for the weekend, and everyone's in love. Unfortunately, each beloved loves somebody else, and no one seems to realize it....

Santa and the Ice Cream Bunny (1972) 1.3

Santa and the Ice Cream Bunny (1972)

Poor Santa Claus. This live-action feature finds his sleigh stuck in the sand on a Florida beach only days before Christmas Eve. He psychically summons prepubescent aid from a nearby subdivision. In order to extricate Sa...

The Boat (1921) 7.1

The Boat (1921)

Buster's handmade boat, The Damfino, is finished and is, of course, too large to get through the basement door. When he drives off with it in tow, the side of his house, then the whole thing, collapses. At the harbor he ...

The Borgia (2006) 6.1

The Borgia (2006)

Italy, 15th century. Rodrigo Borgia is a cunning schemer. For thirty years he has worked himself up in the Roman Catholic Church and now has been elected as pope by the college of cardinals. Borgia hasn't any religious m...

Geometry: The Movie (2020) 5.7

Geometry: The Movie (2020)

Trapped between her daughter's longing for attention, achieving her dream job, and uncovering a disturbing secret, Nadia must make difficult choices with long-lasting impacts. Set in the social context of millennial subc...

The Blackwater Lightship (2004) (TV) 6.8

The Blackwater Lightship (2004) (TV)

When his A.I.D.S. reaches the terminal stages, gay Declan Kehoe (Keith McErlean) returns to his Irish coastal home, or actually grandma's, near a lightship site. Caring boyfriends help him and his whining female relative...

Gangs of Wasseypur (2012) 8.2

Gangs of Wasseypur (2012)

Shahid Khan is exiled after impersonating the legendary Sultana Daku in order to rob British trains. Now outcast, Shahid becomes a worker at Ramadhir Singh's colliery, only to spur a revenge battle that passes on to gene...

Wildflower (1991) (TV) 7.1

Wildflower (1991) (TV)

One day Sammy and his younger sister Ellie happen upon a cabin where Alice, a young, partially deaf girl with epilepsy is being kept by her abusive stepfather. The three soon become friends and hope to get Alice an educa...

Home for the Holidays (2005) (TV) 5.8

Home for the Holidays (2005) (TV)

The McMurrin family - parents John and Susan, and their three children, preteen twins Amy and Sam, and young adolescent Michael - live on a rural Washington farm that has been in Susan's family for generations, the actua...

Paperhouse (1988) 6.7

Paperhouse (1988)

Anna is becoming lost in the loneliness of her own world when she discovers she can visit another, a house she has drawn herself and occupied by a young disabled boy. But as she discovers more of the links between her fa...

All the Dead Ones (2020) 5.6

All the Dead Ones (2020)

In Brazil, 1899, shortly after the abolition of slavery, the ghosts of the past still walk among the living. For the women of the Soares family, the task of giving up their privilege and adapting to a middle-class realit...

Chasing a Dream (2009) (TV) 6.3

Chasing a Dream (2009) (TV)

When his best friend, a championship runner, is killed in a car accident while running home from a party, high school football star CAM STILES suffers a nervous breakdown from the guilt and pain. It also tears apart his ...

Carmen & Lola (2018) 7.1

Carmen & Lola (2018)

17-year-old Carmen lives in a gypsy community in the suburbs of Madrid and works with her family in a street market. Like every other woman she has ever met, she is destined to live a life that is repeated generation aft...