Tag: family-relationships

The Incredible Journey (1963) 7.1

The Incredible Journey (1963)

The story of three pets, a cat and two dogs, who lose their owners when they are all on vacation. Can they find their way home?::Murray Chapman ...

Beethoven (1992) 5.7

Beethoven (1992)

The Newton family live in their comfortable home, but there seems to something missing. This "hole" is filled by a small puppy, who walks into their home and their lives. Beethoven, as he is named, grows into a giant of ...

Tiger Cruise (2004) (TV) 6.2

Tiger Cruise (2004) (TV)

SEptember, 2001. On its last leg homeward, from Pearl Harbour (Hawaii) to San Diego, the USS Constellation hosts a jolly 'tiger cruise' for USNavy, Marines and USNAF relatives, mainly minors ('Navy brats'). Attitudes and...

Een stille liefde (1977) 7

Een stille liefde (1977)

Victim of the breakdown in trust and communication between his estranged parents 12 year old Sem de Rijn has not seen his father for 6 months when he arrives at his school one afternoon and offers the boy a holiday. They...

Kirikou and the Sorceress (1998) 7.5

Kirikou and the Sorceress (1998)

In a little village somewhere in Africa, a boy named Kirikou is born. But he's not a normal boy, because he knows what he wants very well. Also he already can speak and walk. His mother tells him how an evil sorceress ha...

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...

Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains (2019) 7.1

Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains (2019)

A feature film shot over the course of two years intended to capture the changing of the seasons along the river in a town in the Fuyang district of Hangzhou city.::Anonymous...

Cookie (1989) 5.4

Cookie (1989)

Paroled labor racketeer "Dapper" Dino is sought after by a "politically ambitious" prosecutor schemes to put him back in jail and a deceitful partner sizes him up for concrete shoes.::Anonymous...

Little Nicholas (2009) 7.1

Little Nicholas (2009)

Nicolas has a happy existence, parents who love him, a great group of friends with whom he has great fun, and all he wants is that nothing changes. However, one day, he overhears a conversation that leads him to believe ...

Pickpocket (1959) 7.7

Pickpocket (1959)

Michel takes up picking pockets as a hobby, and is arrested almost immediately, giving him the chance to reflect on the morality of crime. After his release, though, his mother dies, and he rejects the support of friends...

“M jak milosc” (2000) 2.6

“M jak milosc” (2000)

Another story of a big family whose life is full of problems and unexpected changes. Barbara and Lucjan are about 60-years-old. They have three daughters and one son. But the truth is that the oldest one, already married...

“Gullak” (2019) 9.1

“Gullak” (2019)

What do you expect stories from a small town in the heart of North India to be like? Filled with shades of grey, petty crime, sorrow and stories of revenge? You couldn't be further from the truth and Gullak will show you...

Government (2005) 7.6

Government (2005)

Meet Subhash Nagre - a wealthy and influential resident of Bombay. He lives in a palatial house with his wife, Pushpa; sons Vishnu and his wife Amrita and their son; a second son, named Shankar, in the United States. Sub...

Avalon (1990) 7.2

Avalon (1990)

A Polish-Jewish family arrives in the U.S. at the beginning of the twentieth century and they and their children try to build themselves a better future in the promised land....

Angus Buchan’s Ordinary People (2012) 5.9

Angus Buchan’s Ordinary People (2012)

The backbone of the story is Angus Buchan - at the 2009 Mighty Men Conference - sharing his simple but rock solid faith with a few hundred thousand men. We experience his on-stage heart attack and the resulting personal ...

Krippendorf’s Tribe (1998) 5

Krippendorf’s Tribe (1998)

A university professor is paid to find the last undiscovered tribe of New Guinea. When he fails to find the tribe, he comes home, and rather than admitting that he's failed, he gives a lecture about the Shelmikedmu tribe...

The War with Grandpa (2020) 5.1

The War with Grandpa (2020)

Peter is thrilled that Grandpa is coming to live with his family. That is, until Grandpa moves into Peter's room, forcing him upstairs into the creepy attic. And though he loves his grandpa he wants his room back - so he...

Mrs. Miniver (1942) 7.6

Mrs. Miniver (1942)

The Minivers, an English "middle-class" family experience life in the first months of World War II. While dodging bombs, the Minivers' son courts Lady Beldon's granddaughter. A rose is named after Mrs. Miniver and entere...

Blast from the Past (1999) 6.6

Blast from the Past (1999)

Adam Weber is the child of an eccentric inventor and his wife. Following a bomb scare in the 1960s that locked the Webers in their bomb shelter for 35 years, Adam Weber must venture out into Los Angeles and obtain food a...

The Goob (2014) 5.7

The Goob (2014)

Young Goob, 16 years old, returns home to his mother where he grew up in the countryside, between a small restaurant and a field of pumpkins. His mother's new companion and Goob don't get along. This summer Goob will mat...

Beautiful Thing (1996) 7.5

Beautiful Thing (1996)

A tender love story set during a hot summer on a South-East London housing estate. Jamie, a relatively unpopular lad who bunks off school to avoid football, lives next door to Ste, a more popular athletic lad but who is ...

The Bad Seed (1956) 7.5

The Bad Seed (1956)

Christine Penmark seems to have it all: a lovely home, a loving husband and the most "perfect" daughter in the world. But since childhood, Christine has suffered from the most terrible recurring nightmare. And her "perfe...

Everybody’s Fine (2009) 7.1

Everybody’s Fine (2009)

Frank Goode lives by himself in Elmira, NY, a recent widower with heart trouble, retired from a factory job, proud of having pushed his adult children toward success. In the summer, all four kids bail on a reunion, so, a...

The Phoenix and the Magic Carpet (1995) 5.5

The Phoenix and the Magic Carpet (1995)

Stuck in their late Grandfather's (Sir Peter Ustinov's) country cottage with no television, Anthea (Laura Kamrath), Robert (Nick Klein), and Chris (Timothy Hegeman) are resigned to a boring week until they find a moldy o...

Snitch (2013) 6.4

Snitch (2013)

Construction company owner John Matthews learns that his estranged son, Jason, has been arrested for drug trafficking. Facing an unjust prison sentence for a first time offender courtesy of mandatory minimum sentence law...

Japan: A Story of Love and Hate (2008) 7.9

Japan: A Story of Love and Hate (2008)

Naoki once had it all - the fast car, the executive home. Boss of his own business he lived the good-life when Japan's economy was at it's height. Then the bubble burst - and he met Yoshie.::Emma-518...

Life Is a Long Quiet River (1988) 6.9

Life Is a Long Quiet River (1988)

Two babies are switched at birth. When the mistake is discovered 12 years later, it leads to complications in the lives of both families. One family is affluent, with dutiful and (apparently) contented children. The othe...

Tortilla Soup (2001) 6.7

Tortilla Soup (2001)

Retired Mexican-American chef Martin Naranjo (Hector Elizondo) shares a Los Angeles, California house with his three gorgeous, but single, adult daughters. Though he long ago lost his ability to taste, Martin still lives...

Killing God (2017) 6.2

Killing God (2017)

An extended family is spending a holiday together in a remote location when a mysterious dwarf visits them and informs them that he is god. Then he tells them that all humans are going to die the next morning, with the e...

Mother (1926) 7.6

Mother (1926)

Russian director Vsevolod I. Pudovkin's "Mother" is the chronicle of an individual's transformation from political naivete to Marxist awareness set during the 1905 Russian Revolution. Pudovkin uses innovative montage tec...

The Seen and Unseen (2017) 7

The Seen and Unseen (2017)

One day in a hospital room, 10-year-old Tantri realises she will not have much more time with her twin brother Tantra. Tantra's brain is weakening and he has begun to lose his senses one by one. He now spends most of his...

The Kid from Cleveland (1949) 5.4

The Kid from Cleveland (1949)

Teen baseball fan Johnny Barrows sneaks into the baseball stadium of the Cleveland Indians, then playing in the 1948 World Series; claiming to be an orphan, he befriends team members & broadcaster Mike Jackson. But it de...

Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story (2005) 6.8

Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story (2005)

Ben Crane believes that a severely injured racehorse deserves another chance. He and his daughter Cale adopt the horse (in fact is a mare)and save it of being sacrificed by the owner. The arrival of the mare to Crane's f...

Dirt Music (2019) 6.6

Dirt Music (2019)

In Gregor Jordan's adaptation of the acclaimed novel by Tim Winton, the stunning landscape of Western Australia is the backdrop for an impassioned tale of love and grief. Stuck in a loveless relationship with legendary l...

The Day After I’m Gone (2019) 6.6

The Day After I’m Gone (2019)

Yoram is a vet at a safari park in Tel Aviv. A single father, his job is to take care of the wildcats, perform operations on sick animals and make sure that people don't get out of their cars when they encounter a herd o...

American Boy: A Profile of – Steven Prince (1978) 7.3

American Boy: A Profile of – Steven Prince (1978)

Director Martin Scorsese talks to actor Steven Prince about his past. As the night goes on, Prince reveals some very amusing and moving stories of his experiences with drugs and violence....

Dracula’s Dog (1977) 4.4

Dracula’s Dog (1977)

Russian soldiers accidentally unleash the servant of Dracula, as well as his dog, during excavations of Romania. Together, they set out for America, to find the last descendant of the great Count....

Ronja Robbersdaughter (1984) 7.3

Ronja Robbersdaughter (1984)

Borka and his band and Mattis's band of robbers are rivals. Birk, his parents and their band live in the wild in Mattisforrest. They move in to Metis-stronghold, which belonged to his ancestors, in an attempt to escape b...

The Red Pony (1949) 6.3

The Red Pony (1949)

In the coast range mountains on the western edge of the Salinas Valley is a ranch where Tom, a lad of about ten, longs for a pony. He lives with his mom, who was born there, her dad, a talkative pioneer who misses the ol...

The Cool and the Crazy (1958) 5.3

The Cool and the Crazy (1958)

High school thug is front man for a local marijuana ring.::...