Tag: father son relationship

Popi (1969) 6.7

Popi (1969)

Storyline:Abraham is a Puerto Rican single parent with two boys. He is becoming very worried about them living in their run down neighborhood when one day he notices that Cubans who escape are lionized and given excep...

Wednesday 04:45 (2015) 6.8

Wednesday 04:45 (2015)

Storyline:Stelios is the owner of a Jazz Club in Athens. A few years ago, through the help of his former associate Vassos, Stelios received a business loan from the Romanian in order to renovate his club. In 2010, the...

The Last Rites of Ransom Pride (2010) 4.3

The Last Rites of Ransom Pride (2010)

Storyline:A western centered on a woman trying to bring her outlaw lover home for his burial.User Reviews: "The body of Ransom Pride belongs to me."It didn't take me very long to realize that I wasn't going ...

Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) 7.7

Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)

Storyline:A musical portrait of composer/singer/dancer George M. Cohan. From his early days as a child-star in his family's vaudeville show up to the time of his comeback at which he received a medal from the presiden...

Padre Padrone (1977) 7.4

Padre Padrone (1977)

Storyline:The true story of the life of Gavino Ledda, the son of a Sardinian shepherd, and how he managed to escape his harsh, almost barbaric existence by slowly educating himself, despite violent opposition from his...

Coconut Hero (2015) 6.4

Coconut Hero (2015)

Storyline:In the middle of Nowheresville lives 16-year-old Mike who wants out of his crappy life - permanently! Spending his time devising ways to do himself in, he considers the fatal brain tumor in his head as a god...

More Than Only (2017) 6.4

More Than Only (2017)

Storyline:A college age gay man discovers how to love himself and accept love from others, despite the disapproval of his father, and tacit disapproval of his mother, who does nothing to counter his father's overt hom...

Mahana (2016) 7.1

Mahana (2016)

Storyline:From the author of "The Whale Rider", a tale of family rivalry and reconciliation, set against the stunning backdrop of rural New Zealand in the 1960s.User Reviews: In 1994 relatively unknown New Zealand bas...

Pinocchio’s Christmas (TV Movie 1980) 6.4

Pinocchio’s Christmas (TV Movie 1980)

Storyline:It's Pinocchio's first Christmas, and he sells the book Geppetto gives him for present money, but Cat and Fox trick him out of it. So, Pinocchio becomes part of a (Christmas) Marionette show to make present ...

Spotlight on Christmas (TV Movie 2020) 6.2

Spotlight on Christmas (TV Movie 2020)

Storyline:Movie star Olivia O'Hara looks like she will have a bittersweet Christmas. The third movie in a successful superhero franchise in which she stars will be released on Christmas Day, but she wants to return to...

The Scout (1994) 5.4

The Scout (1994)

Storyline:Al Percolo is a major league baseball scout sent to scout in Mexico as a punishment. However, he eventually stumbles across Steve Nebraska, a young American who can pitch AND hit better than anyone else can ...

Far From the Tree (2017) 7.7

Far From the Tree (2017)

Storyline:Based on the NY Times bestselling book by Andrew Solomon, Far from the Tree examines the experiences of families in which parents and children are profoundly different from one another in a variety of ways.U...

Canal Street (2018) 4.5

Canal Street (2018)

Storyline:After being arrested for the murder of a white classmate, a young black man's father fights in court for his son's vindication. Against all odds, they embrace their undying trust in each other and find faith...

What Happens in Vegas (2008) 6.1

What Happens in Vegas (2008)

Storyline:Set in Sin City, story revolves around two people who discover they've gotten married following a night of debauchery, with one of them winning a huge jackpot after playing the other's quarter. Unhappy pair ...

Homeward (2019) 7.4

Homeward (2019)

Storyline:Having lost the elder son on the war, Mustafa has to transfer his dead body to the homeland - Crimea. During this long and challenging trip, Mustafa tries to solve the innumerable problems and to find a comm...

When Boys Leave Home (1927) 6.1

When Boys Leave Home (1927)

Storyline:Public schoolboy Roddy Berwick is expelled from school when he takes the blame for a friend's charge and his life falls apart in a series of misadventures. Written by Col Needham <[email protected]

A Bronx Tale (1993) 7.8

A Bronx Tale (1993)

Storyline:The Bronx, New York, 1960. 9-year-old Calogero grows up admiring and fascinated by the local mob boss, Sonny. Calogero's father, Lorenzo, wants to have nothing to do with the mob and does his best to keep hi...

Dôtonborigawa (1982) 6.7

Dôtonborigawa (1982)

Storyline:A love story between a 29-year-old woman, who has once been a prostitute but is now the mistress of a wealthy jewelry merchant, and a 19-year-old college student.User Reviews:

10 Rules for Falling in Love (2012) 4.8

10 Rules for Falling in Love (2012)

Storyline:Womanizer father teaches clumsy son the decalogue of seduction: ten foolproof rules to make any woman fall in love. But the results will be not what expected.User Reviews: It's a pretty common and simple rom...

In the Name of the Father (1993) 8.1

In the Name of the Father (1993)

Storyline:Young Belfastian Gerry Conlon (Daniel Day-Lewis) admits that he was in London at the time of the incident. He also admits that he is not a model citizen, having committed a petty robbery while in London. He ...

Christmas in Evergreen: Letters to Santa (TV Movie 2018) 6.8

Christmas in Evergreen: Letters to Santa (TV Movie 2018)

Storyline:When Lisa (Jill Wagner) takes a last-minute Christmas trip to her hometown of Evergreen, she finds that the historic general store has been closed. Using her skills as a professional retail designer, Lisa de...

The Adventure of A.R.I.: My Robot Friend (2020) 4.3

The Adventure of A.R.I.: My Robot Friend (2020)

Storyline:A teenager summons the courage to help a friendly robot known as A.R.I. kidnapped by a ruthless lab director working for a powerful corporation seeking to turn him into a dangerous weapon in order to rule th...

Faasle (1985) 4.5

Faasle (1985)

Storyline:Vikram (Sunil Dutt) is a wealthy man and has brought up his motherless daughter Chandni (Farah) and son Sanjay (Farooq Shaikh) sacrificing his own personal happiness. When Vijay (Rohan Kapoor) comes into Cha...

Christmas in Palm Springs (2014) 5.2

Christmas in Palm Springs (2014)

Storyline:Jessica has a big presentation in Palm Springs. There are a couple of problems though: her two kids who will do anything to get mom and dad back together again - even if they have to hack mom's phone or pose...