Tag: writer

I Used to Go Here (2020) 5.1

I Used to Go Here (2020)

Following the launch of her new novel, 35-year-old writer Kate is invited to speak at her alma matter by her former professor. After accepting the invitation, Kate finds herself deeply enmeshed in the lives of a group of...

Dreams with Sharp Teeth (2008) 7.8

Dreams with Sharp Teeth (2008)

A documentary on speculative fiction writer and essayist Harlan Ellison.::Anonymous...

Call Me Bwana (1963) 5.4

Call Me Bwana (1963)

A returning moon capsule with vital information goes off-course and lands in Africa, where the little-known Ekele tribesmen find it. Washington orders African expert, Matthew Merriwether - an utter fraud and authority on...

Shakespeare: The Legacy (2016) (TV) 7.1

Shakespeare: The Legacy (2016) (TV)

To the world, Shakespeare left a lasting legacy and an awful lot of unanswered questions. Follow John Nettles as he recounts the life of William Shakespeare.::3DD Productions...

Trauma (1978) 5.2

Trauma (1978)

Daniel is a writer, who arrives to an secluded inn in the countryside near a lake, in there, he meets the owner Veronica, a beautiful but perturbed woman who is married to an invalid. Suddenly, one by one other guests fa...

The Mystery of Henri Pick (2019) 6.7

The Mystery of Henri Pick (2019)

An editor discovers a novel that she considers to be a masterpiece, in a library whose particularity is to collect the manuscripts refused by the publishers. The text is signed Henri Pick, a Breton pizza maker who died t...

It Comes (2018) 6.3

It Comes (2018)

The life seems perfect for Hideki who lives with his beautiful wife in his new suburban flat. One day, he is called by a colleague that a visitor comes to see him at his office. When he reaches the reception, Hideki is b...

Dedication (2007) 6.7

Dedication (2007)

Henry Roth: obsessive-compulsive, somewhat misanthropic, a writer of children's books. His illustrator and only friend, Rudy, dies after a fabulously successful collaboration on "Marty, the Beaver." Henry is under contra...

Capturing Mary (2007) (TV) 6.9

Capturing Mary (2007) (TV)

A young man ushers an older woman into a dark exploration of her past - back to the time when, as a young girl, she met a stranger who affected her life forever.::Anonymous...

American Housewife s4 e7 Flavor of Westport 8.3

American Housewife s4 e7 Flavor of Westport

Katie teams up with Oliver in hopes of growing her lasagna-making endeavor from hobby to serious business venture; a bout of writer's block forces Greg to look at new career opportunities; Greg is pushed out of his comfo...

The End of the Affair (1999) 7.1

The End of the Affair (1999)

On a rainy London night in 1946, novelist Maurice Bendrix has a chance meeting with Henry Miles, husband of his ex-mistress Sarah, who abruptly ended their affair two years before. Bendrix's obsession with Sarah is rekin...

Did I Kill My Mother? (2018) (TV) 5.2

Did I Kill My Mother? (2018) (TV)

A young woman's mother is found dead in the home they both live in a year after her fathers unsolves suspicious murder. The police think the daughter may be responsible so she and her friends must prove she is innocent.:...

A Christmas Cruise (2017) (TV) 4.7

A Christmas Cruise (2017) (TV)

When her best friend invites her along on a holiday-themed sail, an aspiring novelist unexpectedly finds the love of her life onboard.::imdb-60...

Satantango (1994) 8.5

Satantango (1994)

In a small, dilapidated village in 1990s Hungary, life has come to a virtual stand-still. The Autumn rains have started. A few of the villagers expect to receive a large cash payment that evening, and then plan to leave....

Kotoko (2011) 6.7

Kotoko (2011)

The story of a single mother who suffers from double vision; caring for her baby is a nerve-wrecking task that eventually leads her to a nervous breakdown. She is suspected of being a child abuser when things get out of ...

Game of Werewolves (2011) 6

Game of Werewolves (2011)

After 15 years, Tomas, a not very succesfull writer, comes back to the village in Galicia where his family comes from, Arga, apparently to get an award. But he doesn't know the real reason why he is there, to end with an...

The Personals (1998) 7.1

The Personals (1998)

An attractive and successful doctor places a personal ad in a newspaper to try to meet (and eventually marry) Mr. Right. A succession of blind dates ensues, featuring men who are lonely, desperate, dangerous and perverte...

The Silence of the Marsh (2019) 6

The Silence of the Marsh (2019)

City of Valencia, Valencia (east to Spain). "Q" is a former journalist reconverted in a writer of crime novel books. Man of success respected by his fans, in real life Q is a cold-blooded psychopath and lonely man with a...

2046-2004 7.4

2046-2004

The story evolves around the main character, Zhou Mo Wan who writes a novel about a mysterious train that leaves for a place called 2046 every once in a while. Everyone who boards that train has the same intention - whic...

Stalker-1979 8.2

Stalker-1979

In a small, unnamed country there is an area called the Zone. It is apparently inhabited by aliens and contains the Room, where in it is believed wishes are granted. The government has declared The Zone a no-go area and ...

Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe-2016 6.8

Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe-2016

In 1936, Stefan Zweig, the illustrious author of " 24 Hours of a Woman's Life" and "Letter from an Unknown Woman", leaves Austria for South America. Being Jewish and hating the inhumanity that prevails in Germany while t...

Bamboozled-2000 6.5

Bamboozled-2000

Dark, biting satire of the television industry, focusing on an Ivy League educated black writer at a major network. Frustrated that his ideas for a "Cosby Show"-esque take on the black family have been rejected by networ...

Every 9 Seconds-1997 5

Every 9 Seconds-1997

A crisis line worker searches for an abused woman who calls the hotline proclaiming her revenge against her abusive ex-husband. In a second story, a teen who declined help from the crisis center is attacked by her boyfri...

Black Butterflies-2011 6.2

Black Butterflies-2011

She searched for a home, she searched for love. Confronted by Apartheid and a father who was Minister of Censorship. With men like Jack Cope (Liam Cunningham) and Andre Brink, she found much love, but no home. In his fir...

Polar Opposities-2008 2.7

Polar Opposities-2008

David Terran wrote scientific theories predicting an inevitable shift in Earth's magnetic poles. Then an Iranian underground nuclear test sets off a global phenomenon that matches David's doomsday scenario....

Challenge to White Fang-1974 5.6

Challenge to White Fang-1974

Lucio Fulci's sequel to Zianna Bianca (White Fang), set some years after the events in the first White Fang movie, has the wolf-dog befriended by another young boy, named Bill Tarwater, the grandson of fur trader John Ta...

Martian Child-2007 6.8

Martian Child-2007

What's the nature of being a parent and of being a child? David is a widower grieving for two years. He writes science fiction and was considered weird as a boy. He meets Dennis, a foster child who claims to be on a miss...

In the Land of Women-2007 6.4

In the Land of Women-2007

L.A. soft-porn writer Carter Webb is frustrated enough, after his actress girlfriend dumps him, to need a serious break. He decides to spend it with his grandmother, who can't really take care of herself and her Detroit ...

Breakin’ All the Rules-2004 5.7

Breakin’ All the Rules-2004

Quincy Watson, after being unceremoniously dumped by his fiancée, pens a "how to" book on breaking up and becomes a best-selling author on the subject. Not wanting his male friends to suffer the same fate, he gives them ...

Diary of a Mad Housewife-1970 7

Diary of a Mad Housewife-1970

Tina Balser is a bored New York housewife-mother married to Jonathan, a pompous, social-climbing lawyer who ridicules her in front of their children, criticizing everything she does or wears. She begins an affair with Ge...

Sorry Angel-2018 6.8

Sorry Angel-2018

1993. Arthur, early 20s, is studying in Rennes. His life changes when he meets Jacques, a writer who lives in Paris with his young son. All summer long, Arthur and Jacques enjoy and love each other. But Jacques knows tha...

All About My Mother-1999 7.8

All About My Mother-1999

Manuela is a hard-working single mom who has raised her son Esteban by herself since the time he was born. On his 17th birthday they go to the theater and after the show, he tries to get the main actress' autograph but i...

Mientras dure la guerra-2019 7.2

Mientras dure la guerra-2019

July 18, 1936. Salamanca, Castilla and León (center to Spain). The Spanish army declares in the city the state of war, hoping to extend it to the rest of Spain and improve the unstable situation in the country after the ...

Wild Nights with Emily-2018 5.9

Wild Nights with Emily-2018

Dramatization of the little known side of the writer Emily Dickinson's life, in particular, her relationship with another woman....

A Perfect Christmas List-2014 6

A Perfect Christmas List-2014

As a last wish, a recently hospitalized grandmother, Evie, tasks her daughter and granddaughter, Sara, with a list of festive accomplishments to do together before Christmas, hoping that the adventure of the experience w...

With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story-2010 7.2

With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story-2010

A feature length documentary on the life and creations of Stan Lee. Stan Lee is the co-creator of Spider-Man, Hulk, X-Men, Fantastic Four, Iron Man and over 200 other characters that can be found in comic books, movie sc...

Harriet the Spy-1996 5.9

Harriet the Spy-1996

Harriet M. Welsch is a spy. But when Harriet's friends find her secret notebook the tables are turned on her. Can she win her friends back and still keep on going with the spy business?::Anonymous...

The Dark Sleep-2012 4.5

The Dark Sleep-2012

Following her recent divorce, a writer moves into a new home to begin penning her next book. Little does she know this house has some dark secrets. A giant rat visits her in the middle of the night and in her basement li...

The Tenants-2005 5.2

The Tenants-2005

On the top floor of an abandoned tenement, Harry Lesser struggles to complete the novel he has been writing for almost ten years. Then Willie Spearmint, black militant and aspiring writer, moves into another part of the ...

This Thing with Sarah-2013 5.8

This Thing with Sarah-2013

A listless writer pursues a woman to help him get over his ex girlfriend.::Anonymous...