Tag: immigration

The Man Who Fell from the Sky (2021) 5.1

The Man Who Fell from the Sky (2021)

Storyline:The Man Who Fell From The Sky is the stranger-than-fiction story behind the most extreme journey ever made by a human being. In 2015 two men stowed away in the landing gear of a British Airways flight from J...

Ramji Londonwaley (2005) 6.7

Ramji Londonwaley (2005)

Storyline:Ramji Tiwari and his sister, Parvati, had their parents pass away at an early age. Ramji is a skilled cook, and is familiar with all aspects of vegetarian cooking. He arranges Parvati's marriage with the Mis...

Lingua Franca (2019) 6.4

Lingua Franca (2019)

Storyline:Olivia (Isabel Sandoval), an undocumented Filipino transwoman, works as a caregiver to Olga (Lynn Cohen), an elderly Russian woman, in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn. When Olivia runs out of options to attain lega...

Tolo Tolo (2020) 6

Tolo Tolo (2020)

Storyline:After going bankrupt, Checco (Checco Zalone), an Apulian entrepreneur, leaves to Africa in order to escape creditors. He finds a job in a tourist resort where he meets Idjaba (Manda Touré) and Oumar (Souleym...

Lucky (2017) 5.0

Lucky (2017)

Storyline:Lucky, an undocumented immigrant, struggles to make his way in New York but finds himself caught in a web of crime and murder, forcing him to take extreme action.User Reviews:

In America (2003) 7.3

In America (2003)

Storyline:An Irish immigrant family adjusts to life in the United States, a chance to get over the lost son. They have no money and the apartment is in bad condition.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...

Hold Back the Dawn (1941) 6.6

Hold Back the Dawn (1941)

Storyline:Romanian-French gigolo Georges Iscovescu wishes to enter the USA. Stopped in Mexico by the quota system, he decides to marry an American, then desert her and join his old partner Anita, who's done likewise. ...

Green Card (1990) 6.2

Green Card (1990)

Storyline:In New York City, American Brontë Parrish and Frenchman Georges Fauré enter into a marriage of convenience, they not even actually meeting, introduced by their mutual friend Anton who arranged the union, unt...

The Perez Family (1995) 6.1

The Perez Family (1995)

Storyline:In an attempt to secure a sponsor, an unlikely group of Cuban refugees become a "family" as the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service gives families priority over others. In the process, a political pr...

Like Crazy (2011) 6.7

Like Crazy (2011)

Storyline:Anna and Jacob fall instantly in love when they meet as students at an L.A. university. But Anna is British and when graduation approaches, Anna decides to stay and violate her student visa rather than retur...

Loco Love (2017) 4.3

Loco Love (2017)

Storyline:A young man and woman fall in love but are threatened to be torn apart by the tensions between their Latino and Caucasian communities in Arizona.User Reviews: Different because it has Latinos in an integrate...

The Immigrant (2013) 6.6

The Immigrant (2013)

Storyline:1921. In search of a new start and the American dream, Ewa Cybulska and her sister Magda sail to New York from their native Poland. When they reach Ellis Island, doctors discover that Magda is ill, and the t...

Night on Earth (1991) 7.8

Night on Earth (1991)

Storyline:A collection of five stories involving cab drivers in five different cities. Los Angeles - A talent agent for the movies discovers her cab driver would be perfect to cast, but the cabbie is reluctant to give...