Tag: runaway

The Adventures of Huck Finn (1993) 6.2

The Adventures of Huck Finn (1993)

Huckelberry was a young boy , who runs away from home, and floats down the Mississippi River. He meets a run away slave named Jim and the two undertake a series of adventures based on the Picaresque novel by Mark Twain. ...

Sami Blood (2016) 7.3

Sami Blood (2016)

In 1930s Lapland, the 14-year-old indigenous Sámi girl, Elle Marja, leaves the wild ancestral grounds and the family's reindeer camp to attend a remote draconian boarding school along with her younger sister, Njenna. How...

Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken (1991) 7.3

Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken (1991)

Thrilled by a performance she sees at a fair, Sonora (Gabrielle Anwar) tries to land a spot as a daredevil who rides horses off of high dives. With the help of Al Carver (Michael Schoeffling), whose father runs the show,...

Whatever Works (2009) 7.1

Whatever Works (2009)

Attempting to impress his ideologies on religion, relationships, and the randomness (and worthlessness) of existence, lifelong New York resident Boris Yellnikoff rants to anyone who will listen, including the audience. B...

No Good Deed (2002) 5.5

No Good Deed (2002)

About a police detective, Jack, who, while doing a friend a favor and searching for a runaway teenager on Turk Street, stumbles upon a bizarre band of criminals about to pull off a bank robbery. Jack finds himself being ...

Hallam Foe (2007) 7

Hallam Foe (2007)

The seventeen year-old Hallam Foe is a weird teenager that misses his mother, who committed suicide by drowning in a lake near their house in Edinburgh after an overdose of sleeping pills. Hallam spends his spare time pe...

Girl Lost: A Hollywood Story (2020) 8.8

Girl Lost: A Hollywood Story (2020)

Interweaving stories of four different women involved in the sex industry offers a glimpse into the dark underbelly of Los Angeles and the taboo lifestyle of a sex worker. A teen runaway, single mother and two career esc...

Friends (1971) 6.6

Friends (1971)

A rich English boy meets an orphaned French girl and as they become friends, create a world that is far away from the adult world we live in....

The True Adventures of Wolfboy (2019) 7

The True Adventures of Wolfboy (2019)

Paul lives an isolated life with his father in upstate New York. He finds making friends impossible due to a rare condition he has known as congenital hypertrichosis - an affliction that causes an abnormal amount of hair...

You Are My Sunshine (2005) 7

You Are My Sunshine (2005)

Seok-joong, a farmer in his mid thirties, is desperate to find a wife and settle down. After backing out of a scheme to set him up with a Filipino bride, he falls head over heels in love with local tabang delivery girl E...

A Price Above Rubies (1998) 6.5

A Price Above Rubies (1998)

This movie is about a young woman who is married to a devout Jew and the problems that trouble their marriage because of her wanting something more out of her life....

Enola Holmes (2020) 6.1

Enola Holmes (2020)

England, 1884 - a world on the brink of change. On the morning of her 16th birthday, Enola Holmes (Millie Bobby Brown) wakes to find that her mother (Helena Bonham Carter) has disappeared, leaving behind an odd assortmen...

Thomas & Friends: Blue Mountain Mystery (2012) 6.5

Thomas & Friends: Blue Mountain Mystery (2012)

When the Fat Controller sends Thomas to work at the Blue Mountain Quarry, Thomas spots an engine he has never seen before trying to hide. Determined to get to the bottom of the mystery, Thomas tracks down and befriends L...

Savannah Smiles (1982) 7.2

Savannah Smiles (1982)

The young daughter of a politician runs away due to lack of attention. She hides in the car of two not-so-bright crooks who are slowly converted into parent figures to her. A surprising bond of love and redirection forms...

Huck and the King of Hearts (1994) 5.5

Huck and the King of Hearts (1994)

Taking place in the 1990's, Huck and his card shark friend, Jim, travel from California to Nevada searching for Huck's long-lost grandpa. Along the way, a deceived card player chases the two across the states with his tw...

Bye-2019 6.3

Bye-2019

City of Sevilla. Sevilla, Andalucía (south to Spain). The neighborhood of the Las 3.000 Viviendas (The 3,000 Homes or "The 3,000" for short) is a ruthless and cruel place where police, law and order have no power. In thi...

The White Sheik-1952 7.2

The White Sheik-1952

Who would have thought that only moments after arriving at Rome for their honeymoon, the young and pure bride, Wanda, would sneak out of the room, leaving her fastidious groom, Ivan, all alone? Obsessed with the masculin...

A Little Romance-1979 7.5

A Little Romance-1979

A French boy (Daniel) and an American girl (Lauren), who go to school in Paris, meet and begin a little romance. They befriend Julius, who enchants them with his storytelling. In an attempt to ensure the teens' love fore...

Once Upon a Time in the North-2012 6.2

Once Upon a Time in the North-2012

On the West Coast on Finland in nineteenth-century Ostrobothnia. Esko is the leader of a local gang of troublemakers and an uneven battle ensues over the estate, honor a father's last wishes.::M.I.C...

The Adventures of Chris Fable-2010 2.1

The Adventures of Chris Fable-2010

Chris, a runaway child, lives with a group of misfits in a junkyard, stealing to survive. When a traveling preacher tells him that his father is alive and wants him to come home, Chris must leave his family of thieves an...

Bad Company-1972 7

Bad Company-1972

A group of naive boys find that life as desperadoes in the west is more serious that they understood when they embark on abortive careers in bushwhacking. Violence, betrayal, sombre colours and a Beckettsian whimsy mark ...

Shag-1989 6.4

Shag-1989

Summer of 1963. Carson is getting married to her boyfriend so her friends Melaina, Pudge and Luanne take her to Myrtle Beach for one last irresponsible weekend....

Garfield-2004 5

Garfield-2004

Garfield, the fat, lazy, lasagna lover, has everything a cat could want. But when Jon, in an effort to impress the Liz - the vet and an old high-school crush - adopts a dog named Odie and brings him home, Garfield gets t...

The Spikes Gang-1974 6.3

The Spikes Gang-1974

In the Old West, impressionable teenagers Will, Les and Tod find an injured bank-robber who asks for their help. At first, the boys are scared and reluctant to help. They're afraid of getting into trouble with the law an...

Little Fugitive-1953 7.5

Little Fugitive-1953

Joey, a young boy, runs away to Coney Island after he is tricked into believing he has killed his older brother. Joey collects glass bottles and turns them into money, which he uses to ride the rides....

Gun Hill Road-2011 6.6

Gun Hill Road-2011

An ex-con returns home to the Bronx after three years in prison to discover his wife estranged and his child exploring a gender transformation that will put the fragile bonds of their family to the test.::Anonymous...

Psych-Out-1968 6

Psych-Out-1968

Jenny, a deaf runaway who has just arrived in San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury district to find her long-lost brother, a mysterious bearded sculptor known around town as The Seeker. She falls in with a psychedelic band, Mu...

The Unholy-1988 5

The Unholy-1988

In New Orleans, a series of horrific murders of priests are occurring around the city's Catholic churches. The diocese calls in Father Michael (Cross) to fight the powerful demon, known as Daesidarius, or The Unholy. The...

The Frozen Ground-2013 6.4

The Frozen Ground-2013

Alaska Trooper Jack Holcombe believes Robert Hansen is a serial killer who abducts young girls, tortures and sexually assaults them, then kills them. But Holcombe doesn't have enough evidence to get a search warrant for ...

Oliver Twist-2005 6.8

Oliver Twist-2005

In the Nineteenth Century, orphan Oliver Twist is sent from the orphanage to a workhouse, where the children are mistreated and barely fed. He moves to the house of an undertaker, but after an unfair severe spank, he sta...