Tag: friendship

Phoebe in Wonderland (2008) 7.1

Phoebe in Wonderland (2008)

The fantastical tale of a little girl who won't - or can't - follow the rules. Confounded by her clashes with the rule-obsessed world around her, Phoebe seeks enlightenment from her unconventional drama teacher, as her b...

The Caddy (1953) 6.5

The Caddy (1953)

The origin of Anthony and Miller, a wildly successful comedy team, can be traced back several years to Harvey Miller's stage fright on the golf links. Although the son of a skilled golfer and an outstanding player in his...

Lupin III: The Fuma Conspiracy (1987) 7.1

Lupin III: The Fuma Conspiracy (1987)

Lupin (referred to as "Rupan" in AnimEigo's translations) must rescue his companion Goemon's bride-to-be after she is kidnapped by a ninja clan intent on stealing her family's ancestral treasure....

Starting Over (1979) 6.5

Starting Over (1979)

Burt Reynolds is an attractive middle-aged man who suffers a crisis of confidence when ditched by his ambitious singer wife (Candice Bergen), until he begins to forge a new new relationship with an equally insecure teach...

Chinese Take-Out (2011) 7.3

Chinese Take-Out (2011)

In Buenos Aires, the bitter and methodic Roberto is a lonely man and the owner of a hardware store. Roberto collects bizarre worldwide news in an album as a hobby and his acquaintance Mari has an unrequited love for him,...

This Ain’t California (2012) 7.4

This Ain’t California (2012)

This Ain't California is a celebration of the lust for life, a contemporary documentary trip into the world of roller boarding in the German Democratic Republic. A coming-of-age tale of three teenagers and their passiona...

Gangnam 1970 (2015) 6.3

Gangnam 1970 (2015)

In the 1970s, during the height of political corruption, Gangnam, the southern part of Seoul is starting to be transformed into a developed area. Childhood friends Jong-dae and Yong-ki struggle to get by, until their sha...

Vive L’Amour (1994) 7.5

Vive L’Amour (1994)

The film focuses on three city folks who unknowingly share the same apartment: Mei, a real estate agent who uses it for her sexual affairs; Ah-jung, her current lover; and Hsiao-ang, who's stolen the key and uses the apa...

Lupin III: Island of Assassins (1997) (TV) 7.3

Lupin III: Island of Assassins (1997) (TV)

After trying to pull off a heist, Lupin encounters a group of killers called the Tarantulas. One of them so happen to have his long lost special Wather P38, he once own. Lupin decides to investigate by going to the Taran...

Summertime (2016) 6.1

Summertime (2016)

A gay couple living in San Francisco takes in two strangers traveling from Italy to start a new life in America, discovering each other and forming the most unlikely of relationships along the way.::Anonymous...

Chatroom (2010) 5.5

Chatroom (2010)

5 teenagers are introduced to each other in a chatroom called "Chelsea Teens!", all with different personalities. But when one shows its darker side, it threatens the life of the others....

It Happened on Fifth Avenue (1947) 7.7

It Happened on Fifth Avenue (1947)

Every winter, Michael J. O'Connor, the second richest man in the world, vacates his 5th Avenue mansion for his winter home in warmer climes. Every winter, Aloysius T. McKeever, a homeless man, and his dog moves into vaca...

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...

Winter Flies (2018) 6.4

Winter Flies (2018)

Two mischievous adolescent boys embark on a journey of imaginative misadventure and coming-of-age self-discovery, in Olmo Omerzu's road-trip comedy celebrating the need to indulge the innocence, impulsiveness, and irrepr...

Ali (2001) 6.8

Ali (2001)

In 1964, a brash new pro boxer, fresh from his Olympic gold medal victory, explodes on to the scene, Cassius Clay. Bold and outspoken, he cuts an entirely new image for African Americans in sport with his proud public se...

Blood Cell (2019) 4.6

Blood Cell (2019)

Barbara adjusts to her new life behind bars, her crimes start to haunt her. Her new cellmate Evelyn is about to start an obsessive and ghostly friendship with her, one that Barbara cannot escape from.::Daniel Sowter...

The Magnificent Seven (1960) 7.7

The Magnificent Seven (1960)

A bandit terrorizes a small Mexican farming village each year. Several of the village elders send three of the farmers into the United States to search for gunmen to defend them. They end up with seven, each of whom come...

Jingle All the Way (2011) 7.4

Jingle All the Way (2011)

In "Jingle All the Way" a spirited Husky puppy looking for a home at a Christmas tree farm instantly bonds with a young boy visiting with his parents. As the boy rides away, unable to keep him, the pup escapes and embark...

Big (1988) 7.3

Big (1988)

Josh Baskin would do anything to be big to hang out with his crush at the carnival. He finds a Zoltar machine, and he wishes to be big. After Zoltar tells him, "his wish is granted", Josh notices the machine is unplugged...

Blues Brothers 2000 (1998) 4.9

Blues Brothers 2000 (1998)

Elwood, the now lone "Blues Brother" finally released from prison, is once again enlisted by Sister Mary Stigmata in her latest crusade to raise funds for a children's hospital. Once again hitting the road to re-unite th...

Bogus (1996) 5.4

Bogus (1996)

Seven year-old Albert is the son of a Las Vegas circus performer. When she is killed in a car wreck, Albert is sent to live with his mother's foster sister, Harriet Franklin, a no-nonsense businesswoman struggling in New...

Adoration (2019) 6.1

Adoration (2019)

12-year-old Paul lives an isolated existence with his mother, who works at a private psychiatric hospital in the woods near their house. One day, Paul encounters a young teen named Gloria, a mysterious new patient with w...

Love the Coopers (2015) 5.8

Love the Coopers (2015)

When four generations of the Cooper clan come together for their annual Christmas Eve celebration, a series of unexpected visitors and unlikely events turn the night upside down, leading them all toward a surprising redi...

A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving (1973) 7.7

A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving (1973)

Peppermint Patty invites herself and her friends over to Charlie Brown's for Thanksgiving, and with Linus, Snoopy, and Woodstock, he attempts to throw together a Thanksgiving dinner.::Anonymous...

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....

Taqdeer (1967) 6.4

Taqdeer (1967)

Gopal and Sharda are a Goa-based loving couple with two daughters: Mala and Geeta; and a son, Sushil. They are not very well off and this prompts Gopal to seek employment overseas. He travels by boat and it sinks in a st...

Sweet Inspirations (2019) 7

Sweet Inspirations (2019)

Four middle-aged ladies discover purpose when they launch a unique fundraising effort to save a local women's shelter from imminent foreclosure, testing the limits of their friendship and themselves....

Have a Little Faith (2011) (TV) 6.8

Have a Little Faith (2011) (TV)

Writer Mitch Alboms reluctantly agrees to pen the eulogy of his childhood rabbi....

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...

City of Men (2007) 7.2

City of Men (2007)

In the slum in Morro da Sinuca, a couple of days before turning eighteen year-old, Laranjinha tells his best friend and also orphan Acerola that he misses his unknown father. Acerola decides to help his needy friend to f...

Life Happens (2011) 5.6

Life Happens (2011)

Unabashed party girl, Kim, is in for a rush of reality after a one night stand results in unexpected motherhood. Clearly not ready for the dating "buzz kill" that having a baby can bring, Kim eventually comes to realize ...

Adventureland (2009) 6.8

Adventureland (2009)

In 1987, James Brennan's dreams of a summer European tour before studying at an Ivy League school in New York City are ruined after his parents have a severe career setback. As a result, James must get a summer job to co...

Christmas Connection (2017) (TV) 6.4

Christmas Connection (2017) (TV)

Flight attendant Sydney (Brooke Burns) is tasked with looking after Leah, an eight-year-old unaccompanied minor flying back to Chicago after visiting family. Sydney is charmed by the little girl and makes an instant conn...

Dying to Belong (1997) (TV) 5.5

Dying to Belong (1997) (TV)

When Lisa starts her freshman year of college, everything seems perfect. She has a new job on the university paper, a handsome new boyfriend, Steven, and together with her new roommate, Shelby, she's pledging a sorority....

7 Man Army (1976) 6.1

7 Man Army (1976)

Another iconoclastic work from the action auteur Chang Cheh, and winner of Honourable Mention for Dramatic Feature at the 13th Golden Horse Awards, 7-Man Army retells the legend of seven patriots defending against 20,000...

Wreck (2015) 5.2

Wreck (2015)

Xavier made the decision to start filming on a whim one summer. Nothing in particular, nothing spectacular; just his friends and family in everyday life. A few weeks later, he's killed in a car crash. Shocked by the sudd...

Jane Eyre (2011) 7.3

Jane Eyre (2011)

After a bleak childhood, Jane Eyre (Mia Wasikowska) goes out into the world to become a governess. As she lives happily in her new position at Thornfield Hall, she meets the dark, cold, and abrupt master of the house, Mr...

3 Holiday Tails (2011) (TV) 5.7

3 Holiday Tails (2011) (TV)

Old flames reunite and sparks are reignited at Christmastime in Florida, but the man is already engaged to another woman so a recently retired couple try to intervene with the help of their dogs.::wiehlman...

Step Brothers (2008) 6.9

Step Brothers (2008)

Brennan Huff and Dale Doback are both about 40 when Brennan's mom and Dale's dad marry. The sons still live with the parents so they must now share a room. Initial antipathy threatens the household's peace and the parent...

Wolfwalkers (2020) 8.3

Wolfwalkers (2020)

In a time of superstition and magic, when wolves are seen as demonic and nature an evil to be tamed, a young apprentice hunter, ROBYN, comes to Ireland with her father to wipe out the last pack. But when Robyn saves a wi...