Tag: mother-son-relationship

The Anna Nicole Smith Story (2007) 4.4

The Anna Nicole Smith Story (2007)

A biopic depicting the tragic life of Playmate and television personality Anna Nicole Smith, whose life ended abruptly from a fatal drug overdose.::Anonymous...

The Future Is Woman (1984) 6.1

The Future Is Woman (1984)

In a crowded nightclub, Malvina, a six month-pregnant young woman is harassed by a group of drifters. Anna rescues her and decides to take her home where she and her husband Gordon hosts her for a night. Anna and Gordon,...

My Reputation (1946) 7

My Reputation (1946)

Tongues begin to wag when a lonely widow becomes romantically involved with a military man. Problems arise when the gossip is filtered down to her own children....

Rosie the Riveter (1944) 6.4

Rosie the Riveter (1944)

In wartime 1944 in California,defense plant workers Rosalind "Rosie" Warren and her friend Vera Watson must share, on a rotating schedule, the town's last available rental-room with Charlie Doran and Kelly Kennedy, who w...

Fairhaven (2012) 5.2

Fairhaven (2012)

A former high school football star and one time college athlete, Jon has landed back in the place of his youth -- Fairhaven -- a small fishing village on the Massachusetts coast. Now in his early thirties, and with the p...

Diminished Capacity (2008) 5.6

Diminished Capacity (2008)

Cooper is a Chicago journalist with post-concussion memory loss. His mother wants help moving Uncle Rollie, who's facing his own fading memory, into a care home. Cooper's boss tells him to take a few days, so Cooper driv...

The Motel (2005) 6.7

The Motel (2005)

Thirteen-year-old Ernest Chin lives and works at a sleazy hourly-rate motel on a strip of desolate suburban bi-way. Misunderstood by his family and blindly careening into puberty, Ernest befriends Sam Kim, a self-destruc...

Joey (1997) 4.6

Joey (1997)

Billy is a boy who is trying to save a baby kangaroo called Joey after its family is captured and taken to Sydney. Billy travels to Sydney to reunite Joey with his family only to discover that Joey is not the only one wh...

The Better Angels (2014) 6.1

The Better Angels (2014)

Indiana, 1817. The entire nation, only 40 years old and a few years removed from a second war of independence, is raw. Men, women, and children alike must battle nature and disease to survive in remote log cabins. This i...

Mother and Son (1997) 7.4

Mother and Son (1997)

A slow and poignant story of love and patience told via a dying mother nursed by her devoted son. The simple narrative is a thread woven among the deeply spiritual images of the countryside and cottage....

Rocco and His Brothers (1960) 8.3

Rocco and His Brothers (1960)

The widow Rosaria moves to Milano from Lucania with her 4 sons, one of whom is Rocco. The fifth son, Vincenzo, already lives in Milano. In the beginning, the family has a lot of problems, but everyone manages to find som...

Judas and the Black Messiah (2021) 7.1

Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)

The story of Fred Hampton, Chairman of the Illinois Black Panther Party, and his fateful betrayal by FBI informant 'William ONeal....

Kalamity (2010) 4.6

Kalamity (2010)

After a recent breakup, Billy returns to his hometown to find something is not quite right with his best friend.::Kevvo...

Stripped (2016) 6.9

Stripped (2016)

In 1981, after having her British children abducted by the Australian government and placed in work camps as part of a "Keep Australia White" scheme, a determined mother becomes a stripper to survive, kidnaps her childre...

Being 17 (2016) 7.1

Being 17 (2016)

Generally absent French army rescue helicopter pilot Nathan Delille's teen son Damien Delille is the model student in his Alpine village school. He takes self-defense lessons from veteran neighbor Paolo, needed as non-pr...

Like Grains of Sand (1995) 7.5

Like Grains of Sand (1995)

The movie is built around the very complex relationships between Yoshida, leaving Shimizu for Aihara (or at least he tries to), and his friend Ito, whose love for Yoshida seems to have little chance for success. In the e...

They Wait (2007) 5.3

They Wait (2007)

A couple returns to North America for a family funeral, having lived in Shanghai, China for the previous six years. Soon after they arrive, their son Jamie begins to see ghosts and suffer possession by one of the living ...

Love’s Unending Legacy (2007) (TV) 7.1

Love’s Unending Legacy (2007) (TV)

Missie three years later: being a single mother after her husband Willie was shot during a poker scuffle, move back east near her parents, Clark and Marty. She finds finds a new teaching position that she settles right i...

Graduate First (1978) 7

Graduate First (1978)

A study of a group of young working class people in a French village, who are embarking upon adult life. The film follows the choices and decisions made for their futures.::Anonymous...

Front of the Class (2008) (TV) 8.1

Front of the Class (2008) (TV)

After being challenged by Tourette's syndrome from a very young age, Brad Cohen defies all odds to become a gifted teacher. As Cohen grows up, he must face friends and classmates who don't realize that he sometimes canno...

The Nanny (1965) 7.2

The Nanny (1965)

Bette Davis is an English nanny whose charge is a rude 10-year-old Joey, just discharged from a disturbed children's home where he'd spent two years undergoing treatment for drowning his little sister in the bath. He ret...

Sheep Without a Shepherd (2019) 6.8

Sheep Without a Shepherd (2019)

Desperate measures are taken by a man who tries to save his family from the dark side of the law, after they commit an unexpected crime....

A Mother’s Nightmare (2012) (TV) 5.9

A Mother’s Nightmare (2012) (TV)

Vanessa moves fast to claim Chris for her own, taking his time away and distancing him from his family and friends. His mom, Maddie, is disturbed by their sudden relationship and when she discovers a secret of Vanessa's ...

The Glass Menagerie (1987) 7.1

The Glass Menagerie (1987)

A son longs to escape from his stifling home, where his genteel mother worries about the future prospects of his lame, shy sister.::Anonymous...

Waiting for You (2017) 5.7

Waiting for You (2017)

Paul (Morgan) investigates his late father's increasingly disturbing past and becomes suspicious of the mysterious, melancholic, and possibly dangerous Madeleine (Ardant).::Ben Greenacre...

Aparajito (1956) 8.4

Aparajito (1956)

After living awhile in Benares, 10 year old Apu and his mother move in with her uncle in a small Bengali village. Apu enters a local school, where he does well. By the time he graduates, he has a scholarship to study at ...

Beneath the Darkness (2011) 4.5

Beneath the Darkness (2011)

In Smithville, Texas, the teenagers Brian, Abby, Travis and Danny are classmates of the Smithville High School and best friends. One day, they are reading Macbeth for a class and they decide to investigate the rumors tha...

The Grifters (1990) 6.9

The Grifters (1990)

Lily works for a bookie, placing bets to change the odds at the track. When her son is hospitalized after an unsuccessful con job and resultant beating, she finds that even an absentee parent has feelings for her child. ...

13 (2010) 6.1

13 (2010)

In Talbot, Ohio, a father's need for surgeries puts the family in a financial bind. His son Vince, an electrician, overhears a man talking about making a fortune in just a day. When the man overdoses on drugs, Vince find...

Dance with Me (1998) 5.9

Dance with Me (1998)

Young Cuban Rafael Infante (Chayanne) just buried his mother, and comes to Houston to meet his father John Burnett (Kris Kristofferson) for the first time. The difficult part is that John doesn't know he is Rafael's fath...

Lara (2019) 7.1

Lara (2019)

It's Lara's 60th birthday, and she has every reason to celebrate: this evening, her son Viktor will be giving the most important piano concert of his career. Lara was, after all, the one who'd mapped out and driven his m...

Matinee (1993) 6.9

Matinee (1993)

A showman introduces a small coastal town to a unique movie experience and capitalises on the Cuban Missile crisis hysteria with a kitschy horror extravaganza combining film effects, stage props and actors in rubber suit...

Critic’s Choice (1963) 5.9

Critic’s Choice (1963)

Parker Ballantine is the most respected and forthright of the New York theater critics. Most of his closest friends are part of the Broadway community, such as his ex-wife actress Ivy London and producer S.P. Champlain. ...

Keeper of the Flame (1942) 6.8

Keeper of the Flame (1942)

American military leader and war hero Robert Forrest, universally beloved and respected within the country and thus touted as Presidential material, has just died in a freak car accident on his sprawling estate, where, d...

Shelter (2007) 7.6

Shelter (2007)

Forced to give up his dreams of art school, Zach spends his days working a dead-end job and helping his needy sister care for her son. In his free time he surfs, draws and hangs out with his best friend, Gabe, who lives ...

Matchmaker Santa (2012) (TV) 6.7

Matchmaker Santa (2012) (TV)

As a little girl, Melanie Hogan (Lacey Chabert) wished to find her own Prince Charming, just like her parents found true love. Now an adult, Melanie is running her own bakery and dating a handsome CEO, Justin (Thad Lucki...

Gentlemen Broncos (2009) 6.2

Gentlemen Broncos (2009)

Benjamin, home-schooled by his eccentric mother, is a loner whose passion for writing leads him on an journey as his story first gets ripped off by the legendary fantasy novelist, Ronald Chevalier, and then is adapted in...

The Slasher (1953) 6

The Slasher (1953)

Amongst the bomb-sites and dark alleys of postwar London, Roy Walsh (James Kenney) and his gang of juvenile delinquents waylay and rob old ladies. Without parental control from his war-widowed doting mother, Walsh, alrea...

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....

Men Don’t Leave (1990) 6.6

Men Don’t Leave (1990)

A mother of two sons finds life considerably difficult on her own after the death of her beloved husband. Due to debt she must move them to Baltimore, and deal with the hardships and all that comes with the city life....