Tag: suburb

White Noise (2005) 5.5

White Noise (2005)

The car of successful author Anna Rivers is found disabled next to the river, the thought being that she accidentally fell into the river while trying to change a flat tire. Her dead body is found upstream several weeks ...

Urbanized (2011) 7.3

Urbanized (2011)

A documentary about the design of cities, which looks at the issues and strategies behind urban design and features some of the world's foremost architects, planners, policymakers, builders, and thinkers.::Swiss Dots Ltd...

Avalon (1990) 7.2

Avalon (1990)

A Polish-Jewish family arrives in the U.S. at the beginning of the twentieth century and they and their children try to build themselves a better future in the promised land....

Life as a House (2001) 7.5

Life as a House (2001)

George Monroe (Kevin Kline) is a lonely and sad man. Divorced for ten years, he lives alone on the southern California coast with his pet dog in the same run down shack in which he has lived for twenty-five years, the sh...

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (2016) 6

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (2016)

Still working in her parents' Greek restaurant, Toula Portokalos' daughter, Paris, is growing up. She is getting ready to graduate high school and Toula and Ian are experiencing marital issues. When Toula's parents find ...

Boyfriends and Girlfriends (1987) 7.6

Boyfriends and Girlfriends (1987)

In Paris outskirts Blanche, a young clerk, befriends Lea, a girl livelier than she is. Lea is going steady with Fabien who is a friend to Alexandre who is going steady with Adrienne but is however loved by Blanche. Someh...

Wakefield (2016) 6.3

Wakefield (2016)

Howard has a loving wife (Garner), two daughters, a prestigious job as a Manhattan lawyer, and a comfortable home in the suburbs. But inwardly he's suffocating, and eventually he snaps and goes into hiding in his garage ...

Goodbye, Columbus (1969) 6.5

Goodbye, Columbus (1969)

A Jewish man and a Jewish woman meet and while attracted to each other, find that their worlds are very different. She is the archtypical Jewish American Princess, very emotionally involved with her parents' world, and t...

Suburban Wildlife (2019) 6.7

Suburban Wildlife (2019)

Long-time friends Louise, Nina and Alice celebrate their recent graduation with hectic partying, joined by their friend Kane who is the only friend not to attend university. Louise's imminent departure for London adds to...

Don’t Be a Dick About It (2018) 7.1

Don’t Be a Dick About It (2018)

Two red-headed kids fight a lot, eat a lot, and grow up a little in a goofy coming of age story that looks at the small things in life that define who we are, or at least define that we're all dicks. Matthew has braces, ...

All Night Long (1981) 5.6

All Night Long (1981)

Executive George Dupler loses his temper and is demoted to the night manager at a 24 hour drugstore. After he suggests to his teenage son Freddie that he stop having an affair with suburban housewife Cheryl Gibbons, who ...

Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004) 4.6

Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004)

When the teenager Mary Elizabeth Steppe, a.k.a. Lola, moves with her mother and two younger twin sisters from New York to the suburb of Dellwood, New Jersey, she has the feeling that her cultural and entertaining world e...

Husbands (1970) 7.4

Husbands (1970)

A common friend's sudden death brings three men, married with children, to reconsider their lives and ultimately leave together. But mindless enthusiasm for regained freedom will be short-lived....

The Elephant in the Living Room (2010) 7.3

The Elephant in the Living Room (2010)

The Elephant in the Living Room takes viewers on a journey deep inside the controversial American subculture of raising the most dangerous animals in the world, as common household pets. Set against the backdrop of a hea...

Bounty Hunters (1996) (V) 4.5

Bounty Hunters (1996) (V)

Jersey Bellini is a bounty hunter who forms an uneasy partnership with a rival to capture a fugitive. But the hunters soon discover that the crook is also the man the mob most wants dead! Ready to battle anyone in their ...

I Was Born, But… (1932) 8

I Was Born, But… (1932)

The Yoshi family - husband and wife Kennesuke and Haha, a middle manager at an office and a housewife respectively, and their two adolescent sons Keiji and Ryoichi - have just moved from the inner city to the suburbs of ...

Left Behind: The Movie (2000) (V) 4.5

Left Behind: The Movie (2000) (V)

Rayford Steele is an airline pilot whose relationship with his wife has gone sour;he ponders having an affair with an attractive flight attendant, Hattie Durham. In the midst of a flight to London, a number of their pass...

Chlorine (2013) 4.6

Chlorine (2013)

Revolves around a family struggling to maintain their well-to-do lifestyle in their overly materialistic New England community. Sedgwick plays the matriarch, who is more interested in appearances than for caring or showi...

La Haine-1995 8.1

La Haine-1995

The film follows three young men and their time spent in the French suburban "ghetto," over a span of twenty-four hours. Vinz, a Jew, Saïd, an Arab, and Hubert, a black boxer, have grown up in these French suburbs where ...

Six Hours: Surviving Typhoon Yolanda-2014 8.2

Six Hours: Surviving Typhoon Yolanda-2014

In the middle of a broadcast about Typhoon Yolanda's initial impact, reporter Jiggy Manicad was faced with the reality that he no longer had communication with his station. They were, for all intents and purposes, strand...

Girlhood-2014 6.9

Girlhood-2014

Oppressed by her family setting, dead-end school prospects and the boys law in the neighborhood, Marieme starts a new life after meeting a group of 3 free-spirited girls. She changes her name, her dress code, and quits s...

Aterrados-2017 6.5

Aterrados-2017

Allbreck, Jano and Rosentock are researchers of paranormal phenomena. Commissioner Maza tries to give an explanation to inexplicable events that are occurring in a neighborhood of Buenos Aires. Together they will try to ...

Suburbia-1983 7

Suburbia-1983

When household tensions and a sense of worthlessness overcome Evan, he finds escape when he clings with the orphans of a throw-away society. The runaways hold on to each other like a family until a tragedy tears them apa...

The Boys-1998 7.1

The Boys-1998

Brett Sprague is a violent and psychopathic man, who is released on parole after serving a sentence for assault. As he returns to his family house and we watch him and his brothers, Stevie and Glenn, for the next 24 hour...

Cops and Robbersons-1994 5.2

Cops and Robbersons-1994

When police discover that a mob hitman has moved in next door to the Robbersons, they want to find out what he is up to. So they set up a stakeout in the Robbersons' home. Hard-nosed, tough-as-nails Jake Stone is assigne...

The Stepford Wives-2004 5.3

The Stepford Wives-2004

Joanna Eberhart, a wildly successful president of a TV Network, after a series of shocking events, suffers a nervous breakdown and is moved by her milquetoast of a husband, Walter, from Manhattan to the chic, upper-class...

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...

Corrina, Corrina-1994 6.6

Corrina, Corrina-1994

When Manny Singer's wife dies, his young daughter Molly becomes mute and withdrawn. To help cope with looking after Molly, he hires sassy housekeeper Corrina Washington, who coaxes Molly out of her shell and shows father...

Resident Evil: Retribution-2012 5.4

Resident Evil: Retribution-2012

Alice awakes at home with her daughter Becky and her husband. But soon she realizes that she is actually in an Umbrella Corporation's underground facility. Out of the blue, the computer security system shuts-down and Ali...

Amityville 1992: It’s About Time-1992 4.4

Amityville 1992: It’s About Time-1992

When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil ho...

Milk Money-1994 5.6

Milk Money-1994

Young Frank and his pals get an idea for the ultimate in excitement. They decide to pool their savings, bicycle to the nearby Big City, and hire some woman of the streets to strip for them. Things do not work out that si...

Rough Winds-2009 7.5

Rough Winds-2009

Three devastating teenage stories fuse beneath the calm of a quiet, average neighborhood.::Anonymous...

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...

Monster House-2006 6.6

Monster House-2006

13-year-old DJ is observing his neighbor Nebbercracker on the other side of the street in the suburb that destroys tricycles of children that trespass his lawn. When DJ's parents travel on the eve of Halloween and the ab...

Bachelor in Paradise-1961 6.3

Bachelor in Paradise-1961

A. J. Niles is the author of a series of 'Bachelor Books'. These books describe the romantic life of a bachelor in various cities of the world. But when he runs into trouble with the I.R.S. for back taxes, he needs to wr...

The Desperate Hours-1955 7.5

The Desperate Hours-1955

After escaping from prison, Glenn Griffin, his brother Hal and a third inmate Sam Kobish randomly select a house in a well-to-do suburb of Indianapolis in which to hide out. The home belongs to the Hilliard family, Dan a...

Better Luck Tomorrow-2002 7

Better Luck Tomorrow-2002

Ben is a perfectionist and overachiever whose tunnel vision leads to nothing less than graduating at the top of his class. As he struggles to achieve social success, he discovers his darker side. He and his friends: Virg...

The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit-1956 7.1

The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit-1956

Tom Rath lives in Connecticut and commutes to work every day in Manhattan. He's happily married and has a loving wife and three children. Money is a bit tight and when the opportunity arises, he applies for a public rela...

Over the Edge-1979 7.4

Over the Edge-1979

A group of bored teenagers rebel against authority in the community of New Granada after the death of one of their own....

Pieces of April-2003 7

Pieces of April-2003

In a very poor zone of New York, April Burns and her boyfriend, the Afro-American Bobby, are preparing to receive April's family for thanksgiving dinner. While Bobby tries to borrow a suit for himself, April realizes tha...