Tag: Ellen Burstyn

Pieces of a Woman (2020) 6.1

Pieces of a Woman (2020)

Storyline:Martha and Sean are a Boston couple on the verge of parenthood whose lives change irrevocably when a home birth ends in unimaginable tragedy. Thus begins a yearlong odyssey for Martha, who must navigate her ...

Resurrection (1980) 7.3

Resurrection (1980)

Storyline:Edna Mae Macaulay experiences the afterlife for a brief time after a car accident that kills her husband. As she begins her long process of physical healing, she discovers that she has the ability to heal ph...

Pack of Lies (TV Movie 1987) 6.9

Pack of Lies (TV Movie 1987)

Storyline:London in the early 1960s. The life of a couple is upset by the coming of a British Secret Service Agent who moves in across the street.User Reviews: Television adaptation of Hugh Whitemore's play about an o...

American Woman (2019) 4.8

American Woman (2019)

Storyline:Inspired by the headline-dominating kidnapping of heiress Patty Hearst in 1974, this atmospheric drama is a fictionalized re-imagining of her time in hiding, from the perspective of Jenny, a political activi...

The Mighty Macs (2009) 6.5

The Mighty Macs (2009)

Storyline:It's 1971. Cathy Rush is a woman ahead of her time, and she's about to embark on an adventure for the ages. A new era is dawning in the country and in collegiate athletics, where a national champion will be ...

The Spitfire Grill (1996) 7

The Spitfire Grill (1996)

Storyline:Percy, upon being released from prison, goes to the small town of Gillead, to find a place where she can start over again. She is taken in by Hannah, to help out at her place, the Spitfire Grill. Percy bring...

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...