Tag: culture clash

Quello che non sai di me: WT (2019)

Storyline:Patricia and Ikendu meet in a town in Italian-speaking Switzerland. He comes from Mali, she's employed and the single mother of two daughters. He keeps silent about the reasons for his flight, but he's a fan...

Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (1974) 8.1

Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (1974)

Storyline:The wildly prolific German filmmaker Rainer Werner Fassbinder paid homage to his cinematic hero Douglas Sirk with this update of that filmmaker's Tout ce que le ciel permet (1955). A lonely widow (Brigitte M...

Time After Time (1979) 7.1

Time After Time (1979)

Storyline:It's 1893 London. Futurist H.G. Wells believes that the future holds a Utopian society. He also believes in time travel. He has just built a time machine which he is displaying to a group of skeptical friend...

Heaven & Earth (1993) 6.8

Heaven & Earth (1993)

Storyline:The final movie in Oliver Stone's Vietnam trilogy follows the true story of a Vietnamese village girl who survives a life of suffering and hardship during and after the Vietnam war. As a freedom fighter, a h...

Last Kung Fu Monk (2010) 4.1

Last Kung Fu Monk (2010)

Storyline:A Shaolin Monk comes to the United States to take care of his deceased brother's son. He establishes a school with a former student who leads him into trouble with the Russian Mafia.User Reviews: This is a l...

Love Different (2016) 6.2

Love Different (2016)

Storyline:Lindsay Walker, a Caucasian woman who grew up in a small, all Caucasian town, gets a job at an African American consulting firm and finds herself in a complete culture shock. An African American co-worker, N...

2 Days in Paris (2007) 6.4

2 Days in Paris (2007)

Storyline:Adam Goldberg delivers User Reviews:

Gung Ho (1986) 6.1

Gung Ho (1986)

Storyline:When a western Pennsylvania auto plant is acquired by a Japanese company, brokering auto worker Hunt Stevenson faces the tricky challenge of mediating the assimilation of two clashing corporate cultures. At ...

Shades of Ray (2008) 6.3

Shades of Ray (2008)

Storyline:American-born Ray Rehman comes home one night to find his Pakistani father on his doorstep. Ray's Caucasian mother threw him out. It's an awkward time for his father to move in as Ray just proposed to his Ca...

East Is East (1999) 6.7

East Is East (1999)

Storyline:In 1971 Salford fish-and-chip shop owner George Khan expects his family to follow his strict Pakistani Muslim ways. But his children, with an English mother and having been born and brought up in Britain, in...

Subway (1985) 6.6

Subway (1985)

Storyline:Fred, a raffish safe blower, takes refuge in the Paris Metro after being chased by the henchmen of a shady businessman from whom he has just stolen some documents. While hiding out in the back rooms and cond...

The White Dawn (1974) 6.4

The White Dawn (1974)

Storyline:Three stranded 1890s whalers (Warren Oates, Timothy Bottoms, Louis Gossett Jr.) corrupt the culture of their Eskimo saviors.User Reviews:

American Factory (2019) 6.0

American Factory (2019)

Storyline:In post-industrial Ohio, a Chinese billionaire opens a new factory in the husk of an abandoned General Motors plant, hiring two thousand blue-collar Americans. Early days of hope and optimism give way to set...

Wild Child (2008) 6.1

Wild Child (2008)

Storyline:Since Malibu brat Poppy Moore's mom passed away, she has pushed her rich, usually absent dad Gerry shamelessly. When his patience wears out, she's shipped off to her mother's former English boarding school f...

Broken Arrow (1950) 7.2

Broken Arrow (1950)

Storyline:By 1870, there has been 10 years of cruel war between settlers and Cochise's Apaches. Ex-soldier Tom Jeffords saves the life of an Apache boy and starts to wonder if Indians are human, after all; soon, he de...