Tag: father-son-relationship

The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994) 7.4

The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)

Two drag-queens (Anthony/Mitzi and Adam/Felicia) and a transgender woman contract to perform a drag show at a resort in Alice Springs, a resort town in the remote Australian desert. They head west from Sydney aboard thei...

Elegy (2008) 6.7

Elegy (2008)

David Kepesh is growing old. He's a professor of literature, a student of American hedonism, and an amateur musician and photographer. When he finds a student attractive, Consuela, a 24-year-old Cuban, he sets out to sed...

Moontrap (1989) 5

Moontrap (1989)

The Space Shuttle returns to earth, but some of the equipment brought back on it begins to behave strangely. Scientists are unsure what is happening, and decide to take all necessary precautions....

Big Fish (2003) 8

Big Fish (2003)

United Press International journalist Will Bloom and his French freelance photojournalist wife Josephine Bloom, who is pregnant with their first child, leave their Paris base to return to Will's hometown of Ashton, Alaba...

The Fatal Glass of Beer (1933) 6.7

The Fatal Glass of Beer (1933)

Mr. Snavely, a Yukon prospector, lost his only son years ago to the temptations of the big city; now the prodigal Chester, released from prison, comes home to Ma and Pa. A parody of Yukon melodrama; includes the famous l...

We Are the Nobles (2013) 7.3

We Are the Nobles (2013)

Three spoiled children who are cut off from their family fortune and forced to do the unthinkable - get a job.::Anonymous...

Why Be Afraid of Love (1998) 6.7

Why Be Afraid of Love (1998)

Muskaan (Kajol) is an orphan girl living on a farm run by her overly-protective older brother, Vishal (Arbaaz Khan) and their 'Chachu' (Dharmendra). Muskaan's childhood friend, Ujaala (Anjala Zhaveri), has been carrying ...

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...

Jim Henson’s Turkey Hollow (2015) (TV) 5.5

Jim Henson’s Turkey Hollow (2015) (TV)

A recently divorced man named Ron Emmerson takes his children Tim and Annie to the farm of Ron's eccentric Aunt Cly in the town of Turkey Hollow which has no technology. Tim and Annie find themselves caught up in searchi...

Little Monsters (1989) 6.1

Little Monsters (1989)

A child meets the monster that lives under his bed. He even becomes one of his best friends. Soon the child discovers a whole new world of fun and games under his bed where pulling pranks on kids and other monsters is th...

Bhootnath (2008) 6.3

Bhootnath (2008)

Banku, his mother, Anjali Sharma and father move in to their new house -- the Nath villa, unaware of the fact that the house is inhabited by a ghost. It is learnt the ghost is not too happy with his new housemates. But w...

In a Better World (2010) 7.6

In a Better World (2010)

Anton is a doctor who commutes between his home in an idyllic town in Denmark, and his work at an African refugee camp. In these two very different worlds, he and his family are faced with conflicts that lead them to dif...

Reign of Government (2008) 6.8

Reign of Government (2008)

When Anita Rajan, CEO of Sheppard power plant, an international Company, brings a power plant proposal to set up in rural Maharashtra before the Nagres, insightful Shankar is quick to realize the benefits the power plant...

The Ashes (1965) 7

The Ashes (1965)

Set in the time of Napoleon wars, shows how the wars swept over the unfortunate Polish country at the beginning of the 19th century. Story revolves around the Polish legion under command of General Dabrowski, who then fo...

The Search for One-eye Jimmy (1994) 6.2

The Search for One-eye Jimmy (1994)

While working on a documentary on his old neighborhood, a young film school graduate shifts the focus of his production onto the disappearance of a local resident and the strange characters who are conducting the search ...

Jack Hunter and the Lost Treasure of Ugarit s1 e3 Jack Hunter and the Star of Heaven 5.1

Jack Hunter and the Lost Treasure of Ugarit s1 e3 Jack Hunter and the Star of Heaven

Jack Hunter realizes the pharaoh's tomb being empty except for a Roman coin means the treasure was looted to Rome but later probably transferred the the new, Byzantine capital, Constantinople. There the NSA reunites him ...

Ghost (2020) 5.5

Ghost (2020)

A debut feature shot entirely on an iPhone follows a grizzled ex-con on his first day of freedom as he struggles to reconnect with his family, racing against his sinister past threatening to catch up with him. A gritty a...

All the Right Moves (1983) 5.9

All the Right Moves (1983)

Sensitive study of a headstrong high school football star who dreams of getting out of his small Western Pennsylvania steel town with a football scholarship. His equally ambitious coach aims at a college position, result...

Pharaoh (1966) 7.5

Pharaoh (1966)

Young Pharaoh Ramses XIII clashes with Egypt's clergy over influence on the affairs of the state and its coffers.::Anonymous...

Retablo (2017) 7.6

Retablo (2017)

Segundo Paucar, a 14 year old boy wants to become a master story-box maker just like his father to carry on with the family legacy. On his way to a community celebration in the Andes, Segundo accidentally observes his fa...

Sons and Lovers (1960) 7.1

Sons and Lovers (1960)

It's the early twentieth century. The Morel family lives in the coal mining community of Bestwood, England, just outside of Nottingham. There is little connection now between husband and wife, Walter and Gertrude, due to...

Amazing Grace and Chuck (1987) 6

Amazing Grace and Chuck (1987)

Chuck Murdock is an all American kid living in a sleepy town in Montana. He is the top pitcher of the little league team as well. After taking a tour of a nuclear silo, Chuck decides to quit playing little league until n...

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 ...

Mistress (1992) 5.4

Mistress (1992)

A comedy about a screenwriter (Robert Wuhl), whose old movie script is read by a producer (Martin Landau) and the search for financial backers begins. But it seems that each money source (Danny Aiello, Robert De Niro, an...

Joe (2013) 6.9

Joe (2013)

In order to provide for his destitute family of drifters, a likable, sincere, able-bodied 15-year-old boy comes to hire on among a burned-out ex-con's group of aging forest laborers. As the man becomes more and more awar...

All Creatures Big And Small (2015) 5.8

All Creatures Big And Small (2015)

It's the end of the world. A flood is coming. Luckily for Dave and his son Finny, a couple of clumsy Nestrians, an Ark has been built to save all animals. But as it turns out, Nestrians aren't allowed. Sneaking on board ...

American Hero (2015) 4.9

American Hero (2015)

Melvin, a reluctant Superhero, lives only for crime, women and drugs - until he realises that the only way he will ever get to see his estranged son is to go straight and fulfil his potential as a crime fighter....

The Silent Natural (2019) 4.6

The Silent Natural (2019)

William Hoy was one of the first Deaf Major League Baseball players in the 1800's. Being deaf, he introduced hand signals for strike and ball to the game and overcame many obstacles to become one of the greatest players ...

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...

Gold (2016) 6.7

Gold (2016)

With the sudden death of his father, fourth-generation prospector Kenny Wells sees the family business, Washoe Mining, rapidly decline and him out of business. But ambitious Kenny has a dream, a vivid vision that promise...

The Battle of Shaker Heights (2003) 6

The Battle of Shaker Heights (2003)

A young war reenactor makes a friend on the battlefield who helps him use strategy to take on his high school enemy. Driven by newfound confidence, he seduces the friend's fetching older sister and risks the friendship. ...

Zig Zag (2002) 5.9

Zig Zag (2002)

Dean Singer has terminal cancer, yet is determined to spend his last days taking care of his 15 year-old 'big brother program' protégé, Louis 'Zig Zag' Fletcher. Dean got Louis a dishwasher job in shamelessly abusive, ex...

Beethoven’s 2nd (1993) 4.9

Beethoven’s 2nd (1993)

Beethoven is back, and this time, he's bringing the kids. It's the further adventures of the Newton family and their lovable, lumbering pal, Beethoven. In this second "symphony" of the Beethoven saga, our hero meets Miss...

Thunder Road (1958) 6.7

Thunder Road (1958)

A veteran comes home from the Korean War to the mountains and takes over the family moonshining business. He has to battle big-city gangsters who are trying to take over the business and the police who are trying to put ...

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...

King of the Avenue (2010) 3.9

King of the Avenue (2010)

When a man (Taz), sells his soul to the devil to become the cities biggest drug boss, he obtains all the money, women and power the game has to offer. But when the devil comes to collect, in a clever and mischievous plan...

The Confirmation (2016) 6.4

The Confirmation (2016)

Eight year old Anthony is somewhat uneasy about spending the weekend with his alcoholic, down-on-his-luck carpenter dad Walt while his mom Bonnie and her new husband Kyle go to a Catholic retreat together. Walt is just a...

The Road Within (2014) 7.1

The Road Within (2014)

The Road Within is about Vincent, a young man suffering from Tourette Syndrome. His mother dies so his estranged father, Robert, is forced to step in. However, Robert's running for political office and doesn't want his s...

Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga (2020) 6.5

Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga (2020)

When aspiring musicians Lars and Sigrit are given the opportunity to represent their country at the world's biggest song competition, they finally have a chance to prove that any dream worth having is a dream worth fight...