Tag: single-mother

Locked In (2021) -

Locked In (2021)

Maggie, a single mom who is struggling to make ends meet, is living with her teenage daughter in a rundown motel and facing impending eviction. She works at a storage facility where she and her daughter are caught in the...

17 Blocks (2019) 7.1

17 Blocks (2019)

Using two decades of intimate home video, the story of the Sanford family, whose struggles with addiction and gun violence eventually lead to a journey of love, loss, and acceptance....

Frisky (1954) 6.6

Frisky (1954)

In a small Italian village, Maria De Ritis is engaged to army Lieutenant Pietro Stelluti. Stelluti's superior officer, Marshal Antonio Carotenuto, is contemplating marriage to Annarella Mirziano, but he will be forced to...

Bread, Love and Dreams (1953) 7

Bread, Love and Dreams (1953)

Marshal Antonio Carotenuto is sent to Sagliena, an imaginary little village in the center of Italy in the '50s, to assume his new mandate. In the village he knows Maria (Frisky) AKA 'la Bersagliera', secretly in love wit...

All God’s Children Can Dance (2008) 5.2

All God’s Children Can Dance (2008)

In Korea Town Los Angeles, a young man, Kengo, believes he's the son of God - that's what his mother told him since he was a young boy. He spends his days working his dead-end job and figuring out his complex feelings fo...

The Enormity of Life (2021) -

The Enormity of Life (2021)

After a failed suicide attempt, a man receives a substantial inheritance from a long lost relative and meets a struggling single mom with an eccentric young daughter. Together they embark on a journey of self discovery a...

The Maid (1990) (TV) 6

The Maid (1990) (TV)

Anthony Wayne goes to Paris. He's going to work there as a bank- employee. He has got 30 days off to orientate himself and to find himself a house. He falls in love with Nicole Chantelle (she doesn't know that) and becom...

SuperBrother (2009) 5.8

SuperBrother (2009)

A young boy wishes he could improve his and his autistic big brother's life somehow. One day a magic remote falls from the skies and changes everything. But can the boy control such a powerful device?::Anonymous...

My Dream Is Yours (1949) 6.6

My Dream Is Yours (1949)

Conceited singer Garry Mitchell refuses to renew his radio contract, so agent Doug Blake decides to find a new personality to replace Garry. In New York, he finds Martha Gibson, a single mother with a great voice. He arr...

The Answer Man (2009) 6.4

The Answer Man (2009)

Everyone wants to meet Arlen Faber, the world famous author of the best-selling spiritual book "Me and God," but crotchety, disgruntled Arlen simply wants to be left alone - and so far he's been successful in keeping his...

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...

Hotel Desire (2011) 5.8

Hotel Desire (2011)

In Berlin--during one of the hottest summers in the last seven years--Antonia, a single mother and an exhausted hotel maid who has lost faith in her, drives her son to the bus station to visit his father in Paris. Late a...

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...

Katie Says Goodbye (2016) 6.7

Katie Says Goodbye (2016)

A kindhearted seventeen-year-old in the American Southwest turns to prostitution to fulfill her dream of a new life in San Francisco....

Alice in the Cities (1974) 8

Alice in the Cities (1974)

German journalist Philip Winter has a case of writer's block when trying to write an article about the United States. He decides to return to Germany, and while trying to book a flight, encounters a German woman and her ...

Baby Boom (1987) 6.3

Baby Boom (1987)

J.C. Wiatt is a successful New York business woman known around town as the "tiger lady." She gets news of an inheritance from a relative from another country and off the bat she suspects it's money. Well it's not money,...

Paris (2008) 6.8

Paris (2008)

Pierre, a professional dancer, suffers from a serious heart disease. While he is waiting for a transplant which may (or may not) save his life, he has nothing better to do than look at the people around him, from the bal...

I Accuse (2003) 5.6

I Accuse (2003)

Living in the small farming community of Rickerby, twenty-four year old Kimberly Jantzen is a single mother working as a gas station pump jockey while she works her way through nursing school to eke out a better life for...

Working Girls (2020) 6

Working Girls (2020)

Everyday, three sex workers cross the border from France into Belgium to practice their trade. At the end of one particularly hot summer, all three share a secret that will bind them together forever....

The Christmas Note (2015) (TV) 6.7

The Christmas Note (2015) (TV)

The new original film is based on a bestselling novel by Donna VanLiere. "The Christmas Note" Having just moved back to her hometown without her serviceman husband but with her young son, Gretchen Daniels (Sigler) finds ...

Coach Carter (2005) 7.3

Coach Carter (2005)

In 1999, Ken Carter accepts the job of basketball coach for his old high school in a poor area of Richmond, CA. As much dismayed by the poor attitudes of his players as well as their dismal play performance, Carter sets ...

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...

Happiness Never Comes Alone (2012) 6.5

Happiness Never Comes Alone (2012)

Sacha loves his friends, his piano and partying. At night, he plays in a jazz club and seduces pretty girls. He lives for the moment, looking for pleasure. No alarm clock, no engagement, no taxes. Charlotte has three kid...

A Regular Woman (2019) 7.7

A Regular Woman (2019)

Aynur, a German woman of Turkish descent, struggles for a free, self-determined life in the face of her family's opposition. Her brothers refuse to accept her lifestyle; insults and threats continue to escalate. Finally,...

Sacred Journeys (2016) 6.4

Sacred Journeys (2016)

Marco's not living his life. When a surprise visit from his past turns his world upside down, he might just discover what's been holding him back all this time....

Erin Brockovich (2000) 7.3

Erin Brockovich (2000)

Erin Brockovich-Ellis is an unemployed single mother, desperate to find a job, but is having no luck. This losing streak even extends to a failed lawsuit against a doctor in a car accident she was in. With no alternative...

Don’t Panic (1988) 5

Don’t Panic (1988)

On his seventeenth birthday, Michael is given a present of a Ouija board by Tony his best friend. At a session, Tony using a medium known to him only as "Virgil", unwittingly unlocks the evil forces of the board. Soon th...

Cancel Christmas (2010) (TV) 5.6

Cancel Christmas (2010) (TV)

Santa Claus discovers children have become too greedy and must prove otherwise before his favorite holiday is canceled. Santa's mission is to teach two incorrigible children the importance of charity.::Anonymous...

A Very Long Engagement (2004) 7.6

A Very Long Engagement (2004)

Five desperate French soldiers during The Battle of the Somme shoot themselves, either by accident or with purpose, in order to be invalided back home. Having been "caught" a court-martial convenes and determines punishm...

Good Deeds (2012) 5.5

Good Deeds (2012)

Businessman Wesley Deeds is jolted out of his scripted life when he meets Lindsey, a single mother who works on the cleaning crew in his office building.::IMDb Editors...

Anna (2019) 8.3

Anna (2019)

Living in war-torn Eastern Ukraine Anna is an aging single mother who is desperate for a change. Lured by a radio advertisement, she goes to party with a group of American men who are touring the country, searching for l...

Santa Claws (2014) 3.1

Santa Claws (2014)

Tommy, who is unable to celebrate Christmas because his mom says Santa isn't real, leaves his kittens out for Santa to take back to the North Pole, but after a major allergic reaction Santa can't fly the sleigh or delive...

In the Turn (2014) 6.8

In the Turn (2014)

A documentary about a 10-year-old transgender girl who finds acceptance and empowerment in the company of a queer roller derby collective.::Anonymous...

Fatherless (2017) (TV) 8.2

Fatherless (2017) (TV)

Baron Vaughn (Grace & Frankie, Mystery Science 3000) sets out to meet his father for the first time. On this journey he explores what it means to be a black man who grew up without a father and the importance of the vill...

Secret Journey (2006) 5.7

Secret Journey (2006)

Leonardo, a psychoanalyst, allowed himself to be totally absorbed in his work, probably to remove the painful ending of his childhood. He maintains a symbiotic relationship with his sister Ale who appears psychologically...

The Chorus (2004) 7.9

The Chorus (2004)

Fond de l'Etang is a boarding school for troubled boys located in the French countryside. In the mid-twentieth century, it is run by the principal M. Rachin, an egotistical disciplinarian whose official unofficial mantra...

Life Happens (2011) 5.6

Life Happens (2011)

Unabashed party girl, Kim, is in for a rush of reality after a one night stand results in unexpected motherhood. Clearly not ready for the dating "buzz kill" that having a baby can bring, Kim eventually comes to realize ...

Missing Woman (2016) 6.5

Missing Woman (2016)

Ji-Sun (Uhm Ji-Won) and her physician ex-husband are fighting over custody of their daughter Da-Eun. While trying to perform her job at a PR company, Ji-Sun juggles time with her daughter and winning her difficult custod...

Gossip (2008) (TV) 5.1

Gossip (2008) (TV)

A woman returns to her childhood town after splitting from her husband. The town is gripped by a spree of burglaries. As she left under a cloud the town's gossipers think she might be involved....

Riding in Cars with Boys (2001) 6.5

Riding in Cars with Boys (2001)

Seriocomic story based on the memoir by Beverly Donofrio, the movie follows a young woman who finds her life radically altered by an event from her teen years. Born in 1950, Beverly grew up bright and ambitious in a work...