Tag: loneliness

Monsieur Hire (1989) 7.6

Monsieur Hire (1989)

Monsieur Hire is a maladjusted, balding, middle-aged man living in France. He doesn't like to talk to people. A young woman is murdered and a police detective suspects M. Hire, just because his neighbors think he is stra...

Mr Lonesome (2019) 9.2

Mr Lonesome (2019)

Mr Lonesome is a relatable drama following James Fridrick, a paranoid and helpless elderly man, who is struggling in life with the recent loss of his loved one. Understand how his character deals with certain situations ...

Final Voyage (2019) 5.6

Final Voyage (2019)

Two outlaws on the run encounter an old abandoned spaceship in the desert. In the last minute they escape their pursuers into space and set off in search of a new home. More and more, however, they are drawn into fundame...

3096 Tage (2013) 6.5

3096 Tage (2013)

Based on real life events. 10 years old Austrian girl, Natascha Kampusch was kidnapped on March 03, 1998, on her way to school. She spent 8 and a half years under strict captivity by her kidnapper, and managed to survive...

He Was a Quiet Man (2007) 6.8

He Was a Quiet Man (2007)

A troubled loner, Bob Maconel, imagines blowing up the tower in Los Angeles where he works. He takes a revolver to his office intent on killing colleagues, and then himself. At home, he holds conversations with his fish,...

Sanjhbati (2019) 8.1

Sanjhbati (2019)

Sanjhbati is the story of Sulekha, the lonely elderly woman facing difficulties with her crankiness. Director Leena Gangopadhyay has led us through various events of Sulekha's life involving her caretakers. Two of her ca...

Nothing Personal (2009) 7

Nothing Personal (2009)

Alone in her empty flat, from her window Anne observes the people passing by who nervously snatch up the personal belongings and pieces of furniture she has put out on the pavement. Her final gesture of taking a ring off...

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...

Nathalie Granger (1972) 7.1

Nathalie Granger (1972)

This art film has no conventional dialog between the main characters. This tells a strangely compelling story of two women in a suburban home who are listening to radio news broadcasts about a missing child in their area...

The Crossing Guard (1995) 6.3

The Crossing Guard (1995)

After his daughter died in a hit and run, Freddy Gale has waited six years for John Booth, the man responsible, to be released from prison. On the day of release, Gale visits Booth and announces that he will kill him in ...

India Song (1975) 6.3

India Song (1975)

Poetical tale of Anne-Marie Stretter, the wife of a French diplomat in India in the 1930s. At 18 she had married a French colonial administrator and went with him on posting to Savannakhet, Laos. There she met her second...

Cake (2014) 6.4

Cake (2014)

The acerbic, hilarious Claire Bennett becomes fascinated by the suicide of a woman in her chronic pain support group. As she uncovers the details of Nina's suicide and develops a poignant relationship with Nina's husband...

Spinster (2019) 4.5

Spinster (2019)

After her partner breaks up with her on her 39th birthday, Gaby tackles her fears of loneliness as well as preconceptions of what it means for a woman to be single....

Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her (2000) 6.5

Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her (2000)

Five loosely intertwined stories of the emotional issues facing individual middle-aged Angelenas are presented. In "This Is Dr. Keener", physician Elaine Keener is spending the day taking care of her invalid mother at ho...

Yossi (2012) 7

Yossi (2012)

This sequel to Yossi and Jagger finds Dr. Yossi Gutmann reminiscing about his love ten years after his death; however, as he encounters a group of young soldiers, one of them, Tom, reignites his romantic feelings.::Anony...

I’m No Longer Here (2019) 7.4

I’m No Longer Here (2019)

In the mountains of Monterrey, Mexico, a small street gang named "Los Terkos" spend their days listening to slowed down cumbia music and attending dance parties, showing off their outfits, hairstyles and gang alliances. ...

Kapoor & Sons (2016) 7.7

Kapoor & Sons (2016)

A story revolving around a dysfunctional family of 2 brothers who visit their family and discover that their parents marriage is on the verge of collapse,the family is undergoing a financial crunch and much more as the d...

After Life s1 e1 Episode #1.1 7.9

After Life s1 e1 Episode #1.1

Tony's cantankerous funk - which he calls a superpower - is taking a toll on his co-workers. Meanwhile, a new writer starts at The Tambury Gazette.::Netflix...

Satantango (1994) 8.5

Satantango (1994)

In a small, dilapidated village in 1990s Hungary, life has come to a virtual stand-still. The Autumn rains have started. A few of the villagers expect to receive a large cash payment that evening, and then plan to leave....

Midnight Clear (2006) 6.1

Midnight Clear (2006)

On Christmas Eve, Lefty is a homeless and unemployed alcoholic loser that will lose the right to see his son. In despair, he trades a gun and is ready to heist a convenience store and commit suicide. Eva is a lonely old ...

Blind Spot (2009) 4.6

Blind Spot (2009)

In poetic images, "Blindlings" tells a tale of broken trust and the false prejudices that arise when love is lost. Max "kidnaps" his ex-girlfriend Eva, to take her to a romantic mountain cottage, where he hopes to finall...

Off the Black (2006) 6.6

Off the Black (2006)

An aging, disillusioned alcoholic (Nolte) gets a younger friend (Morgan) and wants him to pose as his son at a school reunion.::Roald, Norway...

The Whisperers (1967) 7.1

The Whisperers (1967)

Beyond Mr. Conrad who attends to the allowance she receives through National Assistance, seventy-six year old Margaret Ross, who lives in a cluttered run-down flat, is emotionally all alone in the world. Her husband Arch...

Happy Together (1997) 7.8

Happy Together (1997)

Yiu-Fai and Po-Wing arrive in Argentina from Hong Kong and take to the road for a holiday. Something is wrong and their relationship goes adrift. A disillusioned Yiu-Fai starts working at a tango bar to save up for his t...

2046-2004 7.4

2046-2004

The story evolves around the main character, Zhou Mo Wan who writes a novel about a mysterious train that leaves for a place called 2046 every once in a while. Everyone who boards that train has the same intention - whic...

Maneater-2007 4.1

Maneater-2007

A tiger is loose on a small town and only a young boy, a sheriff and the hunter to destroy the beast.::Tiff Banks...

The Unspeakable Act-2012 5.6

The Unspeakable Act-2012

Jackie Kimball is a likable, normal 17-year-old girl in every way but one: she has been in love all her life with her brother Matthew, one year older than her. Matthew is bringing his new girlfriend Yolanda home to dinne...

Someone to Love-1987 5.9

Someone to Love-1987

Filmmaker Danny Sapir and actress Helen Eugene are several months into their relationship. Helen's want for neither to "sleep over" following their sexual encounters - Helen says because she still feels more comfortable ...

The Burden-2017 7.1

The Burden-2017

'An animated musical with apocalyptic undertones. The story is divided into four episodes which takes place in a supermarket, a long term hotel, a call center and a hamburger restaurant. All of the settings are located i...

Dawn of the Felines-2017 5.7

Dawn of the Felines-2017

A story of three escort girls living in Ikebukuro, Tokyo. They work at the same escort service while feeling lonely in their urban lives.::Anonymous...

Maya Dardel-2017 4.9

Maya Dardel-2017

An internationally lauded poet/novelist announces that she is going to end her life and that young male writers may compete to become executor of her estate. The man who wins will inherit her home, land, books, unpublish...

The Rendezvous-1972 7

The Rendezvous-1972

This sad Japanese romantic melodrama tells the brief love story of a very alert young man and an extremely beautiful woman who meet, fall in love and part during a train ride.::fraghera...

Time after Time-2011 6.1

Time after Time-2011

Thirty year old Richard Kerm knew that he wanted to be an investigative journalist ever since he was a teenager, he dropping out of school at age sixteen to work at The Eagle - the local newspaper edited by Burt Delfino ...

84 Charing Cross Road-1987 7.4

84 Charing Cross Road-1987

When a humorous script-reader in her New York City apartment sees an ad in the Saturday Review of Literature for a bookstore in London that does mail order, she begins a very special correspondence and friendship with Fr...

A Chorus of Disapproval-1989 5.5

A Chorus of Disapproval-1989

A man new to a smallish British town joins an amateur theatre company. Once there, he discovers that the drama on stage is quite often nothing compared to what's happening behind the scenes: seduction, romance, faction f...

Wild Oats-2016 5.6

Wild Oats-2016

A retired widow who hits the jackpot when she receives a life insurance check mistakenly made out for five million dollars instead of fifty thousand dollars. She and her best friend then take off, only to become media se...

After Words-2015 6.4

After Words-2015

Marcia Gay Harden stars as a librarian who attempts to escape her mid-life crisis by traveling to Costa Rica. There she meets a younger man Juan (Óscar Jaenada - Cantinflas), who takes her on an unexpected journey filled...

Can She Bake a Cherry Pie?-1983 5.6

Can She Bake a Cherry Pie?-1983

Zee is walking up and down Manhattan streets, talking to herself and to the husband who has just left her. At a sidewalk café she runs into Eli. A very unlikely, funny and touching relationship develops between two lost ...

The World, The Flesh and The Devil-1959 6.9

The World, The Flesh and The Devil-1959

Ralph Burton is a miner who is trapped for several days as a result of a cave-in. When he finally manages to dig himself out, he realizes that all of mankind seems to have been destroyed in a nuclear holocaust. He travel...

Bokeh-2017 5

Bokeh-2017

On a romantic getaway to Iceland, a young American couple wake up one morning to discover every person on earth has disappeared. Their struggle to survive and to reconcile the mysterious event lead them to reconsider eve...