Tag: mother-son-relationship

Good Fences-2003 5.4

Good Fences-2003

Good Fences is about an upwardly mobile black family for whom the American dream becomes a nightmare. Set in the 1970s, Tom Spader is an attorney who is determined to end what he has dubbed "the colored man's losing stre...

Gayby Baby-2015 6.5

Gayby Baby-2015

GAYBY BABY follows the lives of four kids - Gus, Ebony, Matt and Graham - whose parents all happen to be gay. As they each wrestle with personal change, the outside world wrestles with the issue of marriage equality, and...

Beethoven’s Christmas Adventure-2011 4.4

Beethoven’s Christmas Adventure-2011

A Christmas Elf accidentally takes off in Santa's sleigh, crash lands in a small town, and loses the magic toy bag. Beethoven must rescue the Elf, recover the bag from greedy crooks, and return the sleigh to Santa in tim...

Second Best-1994 6.9

Second Best-1994

Graham Holt is a lonely middle-aged man who runs a postal substation in a small village in England. He decides to adopt a son. James is the troubled youth he gets with the assistance of social worker Debbie. James has be...

A Gunfighter’s Pledge-2008 5.4

A Gunfighter’s Pledge-2008

A escaped prisoner kills the wife and son of a former sheriff, Matt Austin, who sent him to jail long ago. Austin rides in pursuit and locates his quarry in a small town saloon. During the ensuing gunfight, an innocent b...

Bandslam-2009 6.3

Bandslam-2009

Will centers on a high school outcast and a popular girl who form an unlikely bond through their shared love of music. Assembling a like-minded crew of misfits, the friends form a rock group and perform in the battle of ...

I Am Divine-2013 7.6

I Am Divine-2013

How Divine, aka Harris Glenn Milstead, became John Waters' cinematic muse and an international drag icon.::Anonymous...

Night Crossing-1982 6.4

Night Crossing-1982

In 1978, in East Germany, two families, the Strelzyks and the Wetzels, make plans to escape the Communist East and flee to the West. Peter Strelzyk comes up with a daring idea to construct a homemade air balloon big enou...

Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco-1996 5.9

Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco-1996

Shadow, Sassy and Chance are back! It's been three years since their trek through the woods and over the mountains. Now the family lives in San Fransisco and they're taking a vacation in Canada. Only problem, the pets es...

A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon-1988 5.6

A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon-1988

A recent high school graduate is faced with two options, either go to a business school where his father wants him to go to, or get a full time job. However he decides to defy his father and go to Hawaii. Trouble is he h...

The Hiding Place-2000 6.9

The Hiding Place-2000

A son visits his aging mother and sees tragic, intermittent signs of senility, but she pleads with him not to send her to a sanitarium.::Anonymous...

Air Bud: Golden Receiver-1998 4.5

Air Bud: Golden Receiver-1998

Now in the 8th Grade, Josh discovers he has a great throwing arm and tries out for his school football team. It is then soon discovered that his dog, Buddy, can also make impossible catches, and the two become an unstopp...

The Cottage-2012 4.8

The Cottage-2012

When Chloe (Kristen Dalton) and Michael Carpenter rent out the cottage behind their house to charming romance novelist, Robert Mars (David Arquette) their American dream soon turns into a suburban nightmare.::Anonymous...

Chris Hardwick: Funcomfortable-2016 7.1

Chris Hardwick: Funcomfortable-2016

Chris Hardwick is as charming as ever in this hour-long special. The @midnight host recalls how he found out where babies come from, shares his first old-man moment, talks about how terrible music was in the 90s and expl...

Honkytonk Man-1982 6.6

Honkytonk Man-1982

As this movie opens on an Oklahoma farm during the Great Depression, two simultaneous visitors literally hit the Wagoneer home: a ruinous dust storm and a convertible crazily driven by Red Stovall (Clint Eastwood), Emmy'...

A Story of Children and Film-2013 7.1

A Story of Children and Film-2013

A Story of Children and Film is the world's first movie about kids in global cinema. It's passionate, poetic, portrait of the adventure of childhood: its surrealism, loneliness, fun, destructiveness and stroppiness: as s...

Virginia-2010 5.4

Virginia-2010

Virginia is a charming, yet mentally ill mother whose greatest love is her protector and illegitimate son, Emmett. But her longest love belongs to the local-married-Mormon Sheriff, who is running for public office and mi...

Seven Minutes in Heaven-1985 6.2

Seven Minutes in Heaven-1985

Natalie Becker is staying at home studying and working on an essay to meet the president while her father is away. Jeffrey Moran, a childhood friend (whom her father does not know) is having trouble with his stepfather, ...

Charley and the Angel-1973 6.1

Charley and the Angel-1973

Charley is a workaholic family man that finds out from an angel that his "number's up" and he will be dying soon so he tries to change his ways and be a better husband and father with the time he has left.::Anonymous...

Fun Is Beautiful-1980 7.3

Fun Is Beautiful-1980

Three stories, three characters all played by Verdone. The first is an awkward young man, who meet a Spanish tourist in Rome. The second has planned a trip towards East with a suitcase full of stockings and biro pens. Th...

Ballast-2008 6.9

Ballast-2008

A single mother and her embattled son struggle to subsist in a small Mississippi Delta township. An act of violence thrusts them into the world of an emotionally devastated highway store owner, awakening the fury of a bi...

The Castaway Cowboy-1974 5.9

The Castaway Cowboy-1974

A Texas cowboy is rescued at sea by a 12-year-old boy. While he waits to return home, he decides to help out his rescuer's family.::Anonymous...

Let’s Talk About the Rain-2008 6

Let’s Talk About the Rain-2008

Agnes Jaoui plays a local political candidate Agathe Villanova, who returns to her childhood home in the south of France in order to help her sister Florence (Pascale Arbillot) sort through their recently deceased mother...

That’s My Man-1947 6.6

That’s My Man-1947

A poor young man is finally able to achieve his dream of running a horse at the track, but when he starts becoming successful, he begins to lose sight of what mattered to him before.::[email protected]

Tab Hunter Confidential-2015 7.7

Tab Hunter Confidential-2015

In the 1950s, Tab Hunter is number one at the box office and number one on the music charts. He is Hollywood's most sought-after star and America's boy next door. Natalie Wood, Debbie Reynolds and Sophia Loren are just a...

The Shamer’s Daughter-2015 6

The Shamer’s Daughter-2015

The Shamer's daughter, Dina, has unwillingly inherited her mother's supernatural ability. She can look straight into the soul of other people, making them feel ashamed of themselves. When the sole heir to the throne is w...

Pete ‘n’ Tillie-1972 6.2

Pete ‘n’ Tillie-1972

Unassuming and single thirty-three year old Tillie Shlain is at that phase of her life of being known as a soon to be spinster if she doesn't marry soon. She isn't looking forward to meeting the latest in a long string o...

Der Bunker-2015 6.2

Der Bunker-2015

A young student seeks quiet and solitude to focus on an important work but ends up as the teacher of a peculiar boy who is home-schooled by his parents in an isolated bunker mansion. THE BUNKER is a dark, twisted, and fu...

Three Wise Brides-1941 5.5

Three Wise Brides-1941

A young man's mother wants him to marry a wealthy heiress, but the man falls in love with the girl's sister.::[email protected]

Private Parts-1972 6.5

Private Parts-1972

After a falling out with her roommate Judy Adams, a friend from home and her only real friend in Los Angeles, Cheryl Stratton, a teenaged runaway from Cleveland, searches out the Kingston Hotel, operated by her maternal ...

Somebody’s Hero-2011 5.1

Somebody’s Hero-2011

Dennis Sullivan, an average NYC accountant is assigned to work with a wealthy young widow and her son, Jake - A boy obsessed with the televised superhero 'Man America'. Dennis sees how Jake uses the TV hero to fill the v...

The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things-2004 6.5

The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things-2004

The dysfunctional twenty-three-year-old Sarah takes her six-year-old natural son Jeremiah from the home of his beloved foster parents with the support of the social service to live with her. Along the years, the boy shar...

Duplicate-1998 5.5

Duplicate-1998

Bablu (Shah Rukh Khan), an aspiring chef, works in a hotel where Sonia Kapoor,(Juhi) works with him as banquet manager at the restaurant. His look-alike Manu (Shah Rukh Khan), a gangster, robs a bank along with his frien...

Sitting Pretty-1948 7.6

Sitting Pretty-1948

Tacey and Harry King are a suburban couple with three sons and a serious need of a babysitter. Tacey puts an ad in the paper for a live-in babysitter, and the ad is answered by Lynn Belvedere. But when she arrives, she t...

Brian Banks-2018 6.4

Brian Banks-2018

The inspirational true story of Brian Banks (Aldis Hodge), an All-American high school football star committed to USC who finds his life upended when he is wrongly convicted of a crime he didn't commit. Despite lack of e...

The Cat and the Moon-2019 5.2

The Cat and the Moon-2019

Whilst his mother seeks treatment in rehab, teenager Nick (Wolff) comes to New York to stay with Cal (Epps), a Jazz musician friend of his late father's. During his stay he makes friends who show him what the city has to...

Houseguest-1995 6

Houseguest-1995

Kevin Franklin is a con man whose mouth is bigger than him, but it doesn't help him much when he's in with the mob for $50,000. Trying to avoid a gambling addict boss, and his two stupid henchmen, Kevin poses as a childh...

Tenchi the Movie – Tenchi Muyo in Love-1996 7.2

Tenchi the Movie – Tenchi Muyo in Love-1996

Tenchi and co. find their existence unsettled by a time-travelling entity called Kain. Desiring revenge upon the Juraian emperor, Tenchi, Kain travels back in time to kill Tenchi's mother. Trying to preserve the timestre...

Insidious: Chapter 2-2013 6.6

Insidious: Chapter 2-2013

Renai is interrogated by a police detective about the supernatural events in the house. While the police investigate the house, the Lambert family temporarily moves to the old house of Lorraine Lambert. Renai is haunted ...

Fists in the Pocket-1965 7.8

Fists in the Pocket-1965

Alessandro, a young epileptic with paranoid inclinations, decides to relieve Augusto, the only sound brother, from the burden of a numerous family plagued with hereditary diseases. After a first aborted attempt, the drea...