Tag: new-york

It Felt Like Love (2013) 5.7

It Felt Like Love (2013)

Fourteen year old Lila envies the ease with which her best friend Chiara, on the cusp of her sixteenth birthday, deals with boys. Chiara has been sexually active, although she has only gone to third base with her current...

Instant Dreams (2017) 7.5

Instant Dreams (2017)

Instant Dreams brings us into the lives of Polaroid enthusiasts to create a portrait of Dr. Edwin Land, a pioneer in American technology. When Polaroid announced the end of instant film in 2008, a small group of enthusia...

Class Relations (1984) 6.9

Class Relations (1984)

After making the domestic servant pregnant, a woman who doubles his age, a young man of only seventeen years from the German bourgeoisie is sent by his family to the United States in order to avoid a huge scandal.::jsanc...

A Couch in New York (1996) 5.9

A Couch in New York (1996)

Dr. Henry Harriston is a successful psychoanalyst in New York City. When he is near a nervous breakdown, he arranges to change his flat with Beatrice Saulnier from France for a while. Both don't know each other and both ...

The Broken Hearts Gallery (2020) 6.6

The Broken Hearts Gallery (2020)

What if you saved a souvenir from every relationship you've ever been in? THE BROKEN HEARTS GALLERY follows the always unique Lucy (Geraldine Viswanathan), a 20-something art gallery assistant living in New York City, wh...

All I Want for Christmas (1991) 6

All I Want for Christmas (1991)

"All I Want For Christmas" is a comedy about two New York City children who launch a hilarious scheme to get what they most want this holiday season. Ethan, a practical older brother, and adorable Hallie, who knows how t...

Still Here (2020) 5.6

Still Here (2020)

Christian Baker, a young New York journalist from The Chronicle, gets assigned to a social story about the disappearance of Monique Watson, a 12 years old African-American girl from Brooklyn. Trying to get the assignment...

Last Kung Fu Monk (2010) 4.1

Last Kung Fu Monk (2010)

A Shaolin Monk comes to the United States to take care of his deceased brother's son. He establishes a school with a former student who leads him into trouble with the Russian Mafia.::Anonymous...

Waiting for ‘Superman’ (2010) 7.5

Waiting for ‘Superman’ (2010)

Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim reminds us that education "statistics" have names: Anthony, Francisco, Bianca, Daisy, and Emily, whose stories make up the engrossing foundation of WAITING FOR SUPERMAN. As he follows a handful...

Revenge of the Green Dragons (2014) 5.3

Revenge of the Green Dragons (2014)

REVENGE OF THE GREEN DRAGONS follows two immigrant brothers Sonny (Justin Chon) and Steven (Kevin Wu) who survive the impoverished despair of New York in the 1980s by joining Chinatown gang "The Green Dragons". The broth...

The Last Party (1993) 6.1

The Last Party (1993)

Robert Downey, Jr. gives reports and interviews with other stars in this documentary about the Democratic National Convention in 1992.::Kevin ...

Perfect Strangers (1984) 5.5

Perfect Strangers (1984)

A hit-man tries to seduce the mother of a child who witnessed his most recent kill.::Anonymous...

Cunningham (2019) 6.4

Cunningham (2019)

Even for those who know little about dance, Merce Cunningham is a recognizable name - an iconic figure in his field. His mid-20th century collaborations with composer John Cage (his lifelong partner) and visual artist Ro...

Committed (2011) (TV) 5.4

Committed (2011) (TV)

Dr. Dupont arrives at a mental facility to apply for a staff position. World famous Dr. Quilly interviews her, and has her sign papers. She is thrilled to get the job, and is shown her room. However, confusion with her r...

Jacob’s Ladder (1990) 7.5

Jacob’s Ladder (1990)

Jacob Singer is trying to make sense of his fractured life and memories. Plagued by hallucinations, flashbacks, and conspiracies, he struggles down a path to enlightenment from these manic strains. With nothing but suppo...

Mammoth (2009) 6.8

Mammoth (2009)

In New York, the immature family man Leo Vidales is a successful businessman, owner of the Underlandish, a successful website of digital games and married to Dr. Ellen Vidales, a dedicated surgeon of the emergency room o...

Rumble on the Docks (1956) 5.7

Rumble on the Docks (1956)

In 1950s Brooklyn, 17-year old Jimmy Smigelski, son of hard-working, honest Polish immigrants, is at odds with his father, Pete Smigelski. His father tries to instill in Jimmy his values of hard work, respect for the law...

N.Y., N.Y.-1957 7.2

N.Y., N.Y.-1957

A nearly-wordless collage that follows a day in New York City from early morning to late at night. The day starts with a look at power generators, ready to light the city. At eight, an alarm clock goes off, people go to ...

He’s Way More Famous Than You-2013 3.6

He’s Way More Famous Than You-2013

When once-up-and-coming indie film starlet Halley Feiffer loses her boyfriend, her agent and her career in one fell swoop she finally realizes that something in her life has got to change... she has to become WAY MORE FA...

If These Knishes Could Talk: The Story of the NY Accent-2013 7.1

If These Knishes Could Talk: The Story of the NY Accent-2013

From Atlantic Ave. to Zerega Ave., word on the street is the New York accent is disappearing -- a casualty of a city that's evolved into a vast expanse of banks, H&Ms and glass-blown high-rises. But even though you may n...

Kal ho naa ho-2003 8

Kal ho naa ho-2003

The film's female lead, Naina (Preity Zinta) narrates the story. Her father had committed suicide years ago which left a deep impact on her heart. Her family is dysfunctional since her mother and grandmother just cannot ...

The Devil’s Own-1997 6.2

The Devil’s Own-1997

A thriller about an IRA gunman who draws an American family into the crossfire of terrorism. Frankie McGuire is one of the IRA's deadliest assassins. But when he is sent to the U.S. to buy weapons, Frankie is housed with...

The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson-2017 7.2

The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson-2017

When Stonewall Veteran and beloved Greenwich Village personality Marsha P Johnson turned up dead shortly after Gay Pride in 1992, it was the latest in a series of murders, gay bashings, and "mysterious" deaths in the loc...

Petunia-2012 5

Petunia-2012

An off beat family of New Yorkers must come to terms with their own misgivings about life, relationships and the sheer unpredictability of love itself. Petunia weaves together the lives of brothers Charlie (Tobias Segal)...

Babygirl-2013 6.2

Babygirl-2013

Set in the Bronx, BABYGIRL is a bitter-sweet drama about teenager LENA who, since she can remember, has watched her mom LUCY squander her life on a series of deadbeat men. When VICTOR, her mom's latest boy toy, starts hi...

Knock Down the House-2019 6.9

Knock Down the House-2019

Four exceptional women mount grassroots campaigns against powerful incumbents in Knock Down the House, an inspiring look at the 2018 midterm elections that tipped the balance of power. When tragedy struck her family in t...

The Perfect Assistant-2008 4.4

The Perfect Assistant-2008

CEO David Wescott greatly appreciates his trusted office assistant Rachel Parsons's efforts to help out in the Wescott household too when he loses his wife, leaving his child semi-orphaned after an ailing disease. Rachel...

It Had to Be You-2015 5.4

It Had to Be You-2015

Sonia is a neurotic jingle writer who's always dreamt of a big and exciting life. Surprised by a sudden proposal and subsequent ultimatum from her easy-going boyfriend, Chris, Sonia has to decide whether she'll join the ...

Radioman-2012 6.8

Radioman-2012

The New York film set mascot who overcame homelessness and alcoholism to become a fixture of the New York film industry, with over 100 small parts to his name.::Anonymous...

Dead Silence-1997 6.1

Dead Silence-1997

Three escaped convicts from prison take a group of deaf students hostage and hold them captive to keep the authorities at bay. FBI agent John Potter (James Garner) leads the FBIs hostage rescue team in their efforts to g...

I Am Evidence-2017 7.6

I Am Evidence-2017

An investigation into the way sexual assault cases are handled by police departments across the United States....

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 ...

Perfume-2001 3.4

Perfume-2001

'Perfume' chronicles one week in the lives of over a dozen people involved in the magazine and entertainment business of New York City. The central characters include Italian designer Lorenzo Mancini who learns that he's...

Noel-2004 6.2

Noel-2004

Christmas Eve in New York, and the lonely divorced publisher, Rose Collins, needs a miracle to improve the health of her mother, interned in a hospital with Alzheimers. She feels sorry for another patient and meets his v...

Loser-2000 5.3

Loser-2000

Is there room in Manhattan for a decent kid? Can a young woman see past a cad to true love? Paul, from rural upstate, comes to New York City for college. To keep his scholarship, he must study hard and do well. That make...

ANYA-2019 3

ANYA-2019

Marco is keeping a big secret from his wife Libby and doesn't know how to tell her. But after three miscarriages, Marco has no choice. When he tells Libby that his culture believes anyone who marries outside his communit...

Badge 373-1973 5.7

Badge 373-1973

After his suspension for the shooting death of a drug runner, a New York City cop vows to keep the streets clean, any way he can.::Anonymous...

Kevyn Aucoin: Beauty & the Beast in Me-2017 7.3

Kevyn Aucoin: Beauty & the Beast in Me-2017

Never-before-seen footage, archival videos and celebrity interviews provide insight into the life, career and legacy of makeup artist Kevyn Aucoin.::Jwelch5742...

Order of Death-1983 5.5

Order of Death-1983

A pair of corrupt cops spend their illegal cash on an uptown New York City apartment. John Lydon stars as Leo Smith, a disturbed teenager who plays a bizarre game of cat-and-mouse with cop O'Connor ('Harvey Keitel'). He ...

Lost in Yonkers-1993 6.8

Lost in Yonkers-1993

In 1942 in the Bronx, Evelyn Kurnitz has just passed away following a lengthy illness. Her husband, Eddie Kurnitz, needs to take a job as a traveling salesman to pay off the medical bills incurred, and decides to ask his...