Tag: immigrant

Toni (1935) 7.2

Toni (1935)

Storyline:In the 1920s, the Provence is a magnet for immigrants seeking work in the quarries or in agriculture. Many mingle with locals and settle down permanently - like Toni, an Italian who has moved in with Marie, ...

Half White (2020) 1.8

Half White (2020)

Storyline:In an alternate, xenophobic America, four immigrants must undergo white-face makeovers in order to secure employment at a software company.User Reviews: What do you get when your a left wing clown living in ...

A Most Violent Year (2014) 7

A Most Violent Year (2014)

Storyline:A crime drama set in New York City during the winter of 1981, statistically one of the most violent years in the city's history, and centered on the lives of an immigrant and his family trying to expand thei...

Desert Flower (2009) 7.4

Desert Flower (2009)

Storyline:The autobiography of a Somalian nomad circumcised at 3, sold in marriage at 13, fled from Africa a while later to become finally an American supermodel and is now at the age of 38, the UN spokeswoman against...

Revenge of the Green Dragons (2014) 5.3

Revenge of the Green Dragons (2014)

Storyline:REVENGE OF THE GREEN DRAGONS follows two immigrant brothers Sonny (Justin Chon) and Steven (Kevin Wu) who survive the impoverished despair of New York in the 1980s by joining Chinatown gang "The Green Dragon...

An American Pickle (2020) 6.7

An American Pickle (2020)

Storyline:A simple Jewish man named Herschel Greenbaum works in a pickle factory in Brooklyn. One day he falls into a vat of brine and stays there, perfectly preserved, for 100 years. He comes back to life and goes to...

I’m No Longer Here (2019) 7.4

I’m No Longer Here (2019)

Storyline:In the mountains of Monterrey, Mexico, a small street gang named "Los Terkos" spend their days listening to slowed down cumbia music and attending dance parties, showing off their outfits, hairstyles and gan...

Manon (1949) 6.9

Manon (1949)

Storyline:An adaptation of Abbe Prevost's classic French novel 'Manon Lescaut', updated to post-World War II France, in which a former French Resistance activist rescues Manon from villagers who want to lynch her for ...

Yakiniku Dragon (2018) 6.2

Yakiniku Dragon (2018)

Storyline:it is the 1970s and Yong Gil has immigrated to Japan from South Korea and operates a barbecue restaurant. He also operates a wife and three daughters. The daughters are a drama unto themselves when it comes ...

"Jamie’s American Road Trip" New York (TV Episode 2009) 6.4

"Jamie’s American Road Trip" New York (TV Episode 2009)

Storyline:London chef Jamie Oliver starts his US tour in favorite city New York, a microcosm of cuisines in the States, almost worldwide. Avoiding his usual Manhattan luxury, Jamie experiences some ethnic traditions i...

Mala Noche (1986) 6.6

Mala Noche (1986)

Storyline:A story of amour fou. Walt is madly in love/lust with a young illegal Mexican immigrant. However, the object of his unrequited affection doesn't even speak any English and finds Walt really strange and undes...

Wonderland (2015) 5.0

Wonderland (2015)

Storyline:Ten directors of a new generation of filmmakers tell how differently people in Switzerland cope with the worst imaginable disaster; the fact of being dependent on other countries.User Reviews:

Heaven’s Gate (1980) 6.8

Heaven’s Gate (1980)

Storyline:Harvard graduate James Averill is the sheriff of prosperous Jackson County, Wyo., when a battle erupts between the area's poverty-stricken immigrants and its wealthy cattle farmers. The politically connected...

Terror 2000 (1992) 5.6

Terror 2000 (1992)

Storyline:Germany, right after the re-unification. The people are out of control, blind hatred towards immigrants is common sense. In this time, a social-worker, with the mission to bring a Polish family to their dest...

The Winning Season (2009) 6.5

The Winning Season (2009)

Storyline:A comedy centered on a has-been coach who is given a shot at redemption when he's asked to run his local high school's girls basketball teamUser Reviews:

Turbines (2019) 0.0

Turbines (2019)

Storyline:When immigrants Attila and Jana resettle in a rural Australian town as part of a government policy to populate isolated areas, they consider themselves lucky. Although they must work on a wind farm in the mi...

Black Legion (1937) 6.4

Black Legion (1937)

Storyline:When a hard-working machinist loses a promotion to a Polish-born worker, he is seduced into joining the secretive Black Legion, which intimidates foreigners through violence.User Reviews: A really different ...

Sacco & Vanzetti (1971) 7.6

Sacco & Vanzetti (1971)

Storyline:The story of two anarchists who were charged and unfairly tried for murder when it was really for their political convictions.User Reviews:

The Swissmakers (1978) 7.1

The Swissmakers (1978)

Storyline:This romantic drama follows two policemen whose job is to investigate the lives of foreigners who have applied for Swiss citizenship. Among the applicants they must screen are a French psychiatrist and his w...

America America (1963) 6.6

America America (1963)

Storyline:A young Anatolian Greek, entrusted with his family's fortune, loses it en route to Istanbul and dreams of going to AmericaUser Reviews:

Gangs of New York (2002) 7.2

Gangs of New York (2002)

Storyline:It's 1863. America was born in the streets. Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points of America to seek vengeance against the psychotic gangland kingpin, Bill the Butcher, who murdered his father years ea...

The Big Sick (2017) 7.5

The Big Sick (2017)

Storyline:Pakistan-born comedian Kumail Nanjiani and grad student Emily Gardner fall in love but struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail finds himself forced to face her fei...

The Vancouver Asahi (2014) 6.3

The Vancouver Asahi (2014)

Storyline:In pre-WWII Vancouver, second-generation Japanese immigrants had it tough. Daily, they faced discrimination, hatred and injustice at the hands of their Caucasian counterparts. But one thing made their lives ...

Black Joy (1977) 6.8

Black Joy (1977)

Storyline:An innocent and unsophisticated Guyanan immigrant is exposed to the hustlin' way of life of the Brixton ghetto.User Reviews: this film is not to be taken seriously.the character 'Dave' played by the late Nor...