Tag: Ellen Burstyn

W. (2008) 6.1

W. (2008)

Storyline:The story of the eventful life of George W. Bush—his struggles and triumphs, how he found both his wife and his faith—and the critical days leading up to his decision to invade Iraq.User Reviews:

Lovely, Still (2008) 6.9

Lovely, Still (2008)

Storyline:A holiday fable that tells the story of an elderly man discovering love for the first time.User Reviews:

Lucy in the Sky (2019) 5.6

Lucy in the Sky (2019)

Storyline:Astronaut Lucy Cola returns to Earth after a transcendent experience during a mission to space and begins to lose touch with reality in a world that now seems too small.User Reviews:

When a Man Loves a Woman (1994) 6.5

When a Man Loves a Woman (1994)

Storyline:An airline pilot and his wife are forced to face the consequences of her alcoholism when her addictions threaten her life and their daughter's safety. While the woman enters detox, her husband must face the ...

Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (2002) 6.1

Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (2002)

Storyline:A mother and daughter dispute is resolved by the User Reviews:

And the Oscar Goes To… (2014) 7.0

And the Oscar Goes To… (2014)

Storyline:The story of the gold-plated statuette that became the film industry's most coveted prize, AND THE OSCAR GOES TO... traces the history of the Academy itself, which began in 1927 when Louis B. Mayer, then hea...

Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore (1974) 6.9

Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore (1974)

Storyline:After her husband dies, Alice and her son, Tommy, leave their small New Mexico town for California, where Alice hopes to make a new life for herself as a singer. Money problems force them to settle in Arizon...

Same Time, Next Year (1978) 6.8

Same Time, Next Year (1978)

Storyline:A man and woman meet by chance at a romantic inn over dinner. Although both are married to others, they find themselves in the same bed the next morning questioning how this could have happened. They agree t...

The Calling (2014) 5.7

The Calling (2014)

Storyline:Detective Hazel Micallef hasn't had much to worry about in the sleepy town of Port Dundas until a string of gruesome murders in the surrounding countryside brings her face to face with a serial killer driven...

Harry and Tonto (1974) 7.4

Harry and Tonto (1974)

Storyline:Harry is a retired teacher in his 70s living in the Upper West Side of New York City, where his late wife and he raised his children, where he's lived all of his life. When the building, in which he lives, i...

Wish You Well (2013) 6.5

Wish You Well (2013)

Storyline:After a family tragedy, a young girl moves from New York with her younger brother to live with their great grandmother on a Virginia farm and comes closer to understanding the land and roots that inspired he...

The King of Marvin Gardens (1972) 6.6

The King of Marvin Gardens (1972)

Storyline:'It's Monopoly out there'. Jason Staebler, The King of Marvin Gardens, has gone directly to jail, lives on the Boardwalk and fronts for the local mob in Atlantic City. He is also a dreamer who asks his broth...

Flowers in the Attic (TV Movie 2014) 6.1

Flowers in the Attic (TV Movie 2014)

Storyline:Based on V.C. Andrews' controversial cult-classic novel, "Flowers in the Attic" tells the story of the Dollanganger kids who, after the unexpected death of their father, are coerced to stay hidden in the att...

All I Wish (2017) 5

All I Wish (2017)

Storyline:An aspiring fashion designer struggles to find success and love. The story cuts into her life once a year, always on the same date: her birthday.User Reviews: Seriously? The movie is somewhat boring, and che...

Requiem for a Dream (2000) 8.3

Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Storyline:Sara Goldfarb (Ellen Burstyn) is a retired widow, living in a small apartment. She spends most of her time watching TV, especially a particular self-help show. She has delusions of rising above her current d...

The Wicker Man (2006) 3.7

The Wicker Man (2006)

Storyline:A sheriff investigating the disappearance of a young girl from a small island discovers there's a larger mystery to solve among the island's secretive, neo-pagan community.User Reviews: What was I expecting?...

The Exorcist (1973) 8

The Exorcist (1973)

Storyline:A visiting actress in Washington, D.C., notices dramatic and dangerous changes in the behavior and physical make-up of her 12-year-old daughter. Meanwhile, a young priest at nearby Georgetown University begi...

Pit Stop (1969) 6.8

Pit Stop (1969)

Storyline:Grant Willard sponsors drivers in a "new" form of race car driving called The Figure Eight. The rise and fall of one such driver is the whole story behind PIT STOP.User Reviews: "Pit Stop" feels li...

Playing by Heart (1998) 7.1

Playing by Heart (1998)

Storyline:Eleven articulate people work through affairs of the heart in L.A. Paul produces Hannah's TV cooking show, and they must move beyond gentle barbs when she wants to know about an affair of his years ago. Mark...

How to Make an American Quilt (1995) 6.2

How to Make an American Quilt (1995)

Storyline:Finn is a young graduate student, finishing a master's thesis, and preparing for marriage to her fiance Sam. But thoughts of the end of the free life, and a potential summer fling, intrude. She goes home to ...