Tag: coming of age

The Rocking Horsemen (1992) 6.5

The Rocking Horsemen (1992)

Storyline:It is 1965. High-school student Takeyoshi Fujiwara Yasufumi Hayashi) hears "Pipeline" by the Ventures, and is mesmerized by their unique sound. With three friends, he forms a band called "The Rocking Horseme...

Lonelyheart (1985) 7.3

Lonelyheart (1985)

Storyline:Lonely and love-struck, high-school student Hiroki pursues one girl but another one mysteriously appears in his life. Is she a figment of his lonely psyche, or real? An intricate triangle develops, and the v...

When We Last Spoke (2019) 7.8

When We Last Spoke (2019)

Storyline:In 1967, two sisters are abandoned and raised by grandparents in the town of Fireside. Humor, heartbreak and triumph are served with whipped cream and lots of local nuts in this heartwarming tale of family, ...

Whisper of the Heart (1995) 7.9

Whisper of the Heart (1995)

Storyline:A young Japanese middle school girl finds that all the books she chooses in the library have been previously checked out by the same boy. Later she meets a very infuriating fellow... could it be her "friend"...

Chasing a Dream (TV Movie 2009) 6.3

Chasing a Dream (TV Movie 2009)

Storyline:When his best friend, a championship runner, is killed in a car accident while running home from a party, high school football star CAM STILES suffers a nervous breakdown from the guilt and pain. It also tea...

Cock Crows at Eleven (1978) 6

Cock Crows at Eleven (1978)

Storyline:Federico is a child-killer running from the law. Wounded, he is taken in by a 12 year old girl named Simona. Their strange love affair is interrupted by Simona's depressed, oversexed mother Vera, who concoct...

Four (2012) 5.8

Four (2012)

Storyline:In a nameless, suburban American town, the smell of barbeque fills the air as Fourth of July celebrations move from a hot summer day into night. Joe, a man who works hard and travels a lot, leaves his family...

A River Runs Through It (1992) 7.2

A River Runs Through It (1992)

Storyline:The Maclean brothers, Paul and Norman, live a relatively idyllic life in rural Montana, spending much of their time fly fishing. The sons of a minister, the boys eventually part company when Norman moves eas...

Present Perfect (2017) 6.2

Present Perfect (2017)

Storyline:Following a painful breakup, Toey decides to heal his broken heart in Higashikawa town where he meets Oat, who is on his bachelor finale trip. From stranger to friends, romance spark off between the two. Bef...

Passing Strange (2009) 6.1

Passing Strange (2009)

Storyline:Director Spike Lee's passionate adaptation of the thrilling Broadway musical about a young bohemian who experiences sex, drugs and rock and roll on his journey to selfhood.User Reviews: This filming of a Bro...

One Summer Night (2019) 6.8

One Summer Night (2019)

Storyline:Meet Sampson: An introvert who has just graduated high school and spends his last days of summer contemplating his life. No one ever told Sampson Mitchell that going off to college was going to be easy, but ...

Drama/Mex (2006) 6

Drama/Mex (2006)

Storyline:Two interlaced stories unfold over the course of the same long, hot day in the once lush and now decadent resort town of Acapulco. The first involves the beautiful and cool Fernanda, who is forced to deal wi...

Acne (2008) 5.2

Acne (2008)

Storyline:Rafa, a teenage boy who is just edging into his teens tries to unravel the mysteries of love and sex in this coming-of-age story. He is mired in the lower depths of adolescence; his skin is breaking out, he ...

Now and Then (1995) 6.8

Now and Then (1995)

Storyline:Four childhood friends, now in their thirties, are having a reunion. Their lives have gone separate and very different ways. Together again they reminisce about their younger years, especially the eventful p...

The Girl with a Bracelet (2019) 6.5

The Girl with a Bracelet (2019)

Storyline:It begins as an ordinary family outing on the beach. Then things turn dark as 17-year-old Lise, from a wealthy middle-class family, comes under investigation following the death of her best friend. As her pa...

The Bélier Family (2014) 7.3

The Bélier Family (2014)

Storyline:The Béliers are ordinary people: Rodolphe and Gigi are married, have two children and run their farm for a living. Ordinary people? Well, almost... since three of them, Dad, Mum and their son Quentin, are de...

Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series 1997–2003) 8.2

Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series 1997–2003)

Storyline:"In every generation there is a chosen one... she alone will stand against the vampires, the demons and the forces of darkness. She is the slayer." Buffy Summers knows this tale by heart, and no matter how h...

Young & Beautiful (2013) 6.7

Young & Beautiful (2013)

Storyline:French teenager Isabelle is spending her summer holiday with her middle-class family in the south of France and decides to lose her virginity with German teenager Felix. Then she returns to Paris with her mo...

Myth (2020) 5.7

Myth (2020)

Storyline:A lonely young man encounters his idol, the strange and elusive director of his favorite film "Myth"; recruiting him for a new project that will send his life spiraling into chaos.User Reviews: A dark comedy...

Tender Cousins (1980) 5.6

Tender Cousins (1980)

Storyline:Summer 1939 in the Provence, France: the 14 years old Julien has a crush on his cousin Julia, who lives together with his family in their small hotel. Unfortunately she ignores him, because she's several yea...

A Feral World (2020) 6.6

A Feral World (2020)

Storyline:An orphaned boy in a post-apocalyptic world, meets a grieving woman who is trying to find her lost daughter. Their journey leads them face-to-face with a despot who may have the daughter held captive.User Re...

Extra Innings

Storyline:Brooklyn, 1960s - At 12 years old, David Sabah feels trapped. The youngest of four in a traditional and devout Syrian Jewish family, his parents Esther and Eli hold him to extremely high standards, hoping to...

Laura, les ombres de l’été (1979) 5.9

Laura, les ombres de l’été (1979)

Storyline:Sculptor Paul meets a former great love again after a long time -- but is much more impressed by her 15-year-old daughter, Laura, who looks like her mother when Paul was in love with her. Laura likes him ver...

Seoul Searching (2015) 7

Seoul Searching (2015)

Storyline:During the 1980s, the Korean government created a special summer camp for "gyopo" or foreign born teenagers where they could spend their summer in Seoul to learn about their motherland. While the intentions ...