Tag: author

Blue Mountains, or Unbelievable Story (1983) 8.9

Blue Mountains, or Unbelievable Story (1983)

Storyline:An author - a passive young man - enters the Soviet-controlled bureaucracy of Georgia attempting to get his novel published only to be neglected and compartmentalized at every turn.User Reviews: The director...

Warsaw Bridge (1990) 6.7

Warsaw Bridge (1990)

Storyline:A female professor, a writer, and an orchestra conductor -three characters, two couples- attend a grand literary cocktail party. The writer has just won the prize for his book "Warsaw Bridge". The winner ans...

Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy (2019) 6.8

Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy (2019)

Storyline:Winner of the 2019 SXSW Special Jury Award for 'Excellence in Storytelling', NOTHING FANCY provides an intimate look at 'Mexicanophile' and nonagenarian Diana Kennedy - a veritable gastronomical anthropologi...

Let Them All Talk (2020) 5.4

Let Them All Talk (2020)

Storyline:A famous author goes on a cruise trip with her friends and nephew in an effort to find fun and happiness while she comes to terms with her troubled past.User Reviews:

Antebellum (2020) 6.1

Antebellum (2020)

Storyline: Successful author Veronica Henley (Janelle MonĂ¡e) finds herself trapped in a horrifying reality that forces her to confront the past, present and future - before it's too late. Visionary filmmakers Gerard B...

Non-Fiction (2018) 6.5

Non-Fiction (2018)

Storyline:Set in the Parisian publishing world, an editor and an author find themselves in over their heads, as they cope with a middle-age crisis, the changing industry and their wives.User Reviews: "Books are n...

No Longer Human (2019) 6.1

No Longer Human (2019)

Storyline:Oguri Shun plays Dazai Osamu who is one of the more popular novelists in Japan. Like most artists he has his vulnerabilities and exposures. In this case, the man is an alcoholic and lustful nomad. In other w...

Old Acquaintance (1943) 7.5

Old Acquaintance (1943)

Storyline:Jealous of best friend Kit, a critically acclaimed but financially unsuccessful author and playwright, Millie writes a novel, the first in a string of bestselling trashy novels. After eight years of neglect ...

Catching Hearts (2012) 6.5

Catching Hearts (2012)

Storyline:What happens when a bestselling atheist author Professor Mark Gavin loses his faith in atheism? This intense drama asks tough questions and explores why there is no such thing as coincidence.User Reviews: Ne...

Jack Kerouac: King of the Beats (1985) 6.3

Jack Kerouac: King of the Beats (1985)

Storyline:Jack Kerouac's life is examined through interviews with his contemporaries and friends including Allen Ginsberg, Lawrence Ferlinghetti and William S. Burroughs. The film also employs dramatic recreations of ...

Orange County (2002) 6.0

Orange County (2002)

Storyline:Shaun Brumder is a local surfer kid from Orange County who dreams of going to Stanford to become a writer and to get away from his disfunctional family household. Except Shaun runs into one complication afte...

The Bounce Back (2016) 6.1

The Bounce Back (2016)

Storyline:Father, author and relationship expert, Matthew Taylor is on a whirlwind book tour promoting his new best seller, The Bounce Back. He's got it all figured out until he meets the acerbic Kristin Peralta, a ta...

Skin Deep (1989) 6.2

Skin Deep (1989)

Storyline:Hard-drinking novelist Zach Hutton spirals out of control after his wife and mistress both leave him. Alone and crippled by a bad case of writer's block, Zach slips in and out of casual relationships and one...

Iris (2001) 6.4

Iris (2001)

Storyline:True story of the lifelong romance between novelist Iris Murdoch and her husband John Bayley, from their student days through her battle with Alzheimer's disease.User Reviews:

Fateful Findings (2013) 4.6

Fateful Findings (2013)

Storyline:A small boy discovers a mystical power as a child. He is then separated from his childhood girlfriend. He grows up to be a computer scientist who is hacking into the most secret national and international se...

An Old Fashioned Christmas (2010) 4.3

An Old Fashioned Christmas (2010)

Storyline:Isabella takes her granddaughter to Ireland to stay with a famous family friend for the holidays, only to discover that the best Christmases are simply spent with each other.User Reviews:

Bachelor in Paradise (1961) 7.1

Bachelor in Paradise (1961)

Storyline: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, h...

Woman on the Run (2017) 6.2

Woman on the Run (2017)

Storyline:After surviving an attempt on her life, a reclusive mystery author discovers that her nanny has stolen her identity, forcing her to go to extreme lengths to get her children back.User Reviews:

Factotum (2005) 6.3

Factotum (2005)

Storyline:This drama centers on Hank Chinaski, the fictional alter-ego of User Reviews:

Scream 4 (2011) 6.3

Scream 4 (2011)

Storyline:Sidney Prescott, now the author of a self-help book, returns home to Woodsboro on the last stop of her book tour. There she reconnects with Sheriff Dewey and Gale, who are now married, as well as her cousin ...

Gods and Monsters (1998) 7.1

Gods and Monsters (1998)

Storyline:It's 1957, and James Whale's heyday as the director of User Reviews:

Best Seller (1987) 6.4

Best Seller (1987)

Storyline:Hit man Cleve approaches writer/cop Dennis about a story for his next book: How Cleve made a living, working for one of the most powerful politicians in the country. To get the story right, they travel aroun...

Creation (2009) 6.5

Creation (2009)

Storyline:A psychological, heart-wrenching love story that provides a unique and inside look at Charles Darwin. Torn between faith and science, he struggles to finish his legendary book User Reviews:

Zoom (2015) 5.5

Zoom (2015)

Storyline:A multi-dimensional interface between a comic book artist, a novelist, and a film director. Each lives in a separate reality but authors a story about one of the others.User Reviews: Zoom is an indie themed,...