Tag: literature

Fanny Hill (1983) 5.2

Fanny Hill (1983)

Storyline:Happily engaged to her handsome fiance, Charles, Fanny is soon hit with one misfortune after another until she is forced to become a prostitute to survive. This is the story, with many erotic asides, of her ...

Night on the Galactic Railroad (1985) 7.3

Night on the Galactic Railroad (1985)

Storyline:Giovanni currently lives a dreary life of near non-stop work. At school, his peers ridicule him incessantly, and his employer at work is distant and cold. As his isolation from society becomes unbearable, he...

Heavenly Creatures (1994) 7.1

Heavenly Creatures (1994)

Storyline:Wealthy and precocious teenager Juliet transfers from England to New Zealand with her family, and soon befriends the quiet, brooding Pauline through their shared love of fantasy and literature. When their pa...

The Teacher (2017) 6.6

The Teacher (2017)

Storyline:Teacher in the most prestigious highschool in the country, François enjoys the life he’s always known, in the intellectual and bourgeois society of Paris. Trapped in a situation where he’s forced to accept a...

Gemma Bovery (2014) 6.2

Gemma Bovery (2014)

Storyline:Martin, an ex-Parisian well-heeled hipster passionate about Gustave Flaubert who settled into a Norman village as a baker, sees an English couple moving into a small farm nearby. Not only are the names of th...

Flowing (1956) 7.7

Flowing (1956)

Storyline:Otsuta is running the geisha house Tsuta in Tokyo. Her business is heavily in debt. Her daughter Katsuyo doesn't see any future in her mothers trade in the late days of Geisha. But Otsuta will not give up. T...

The Bookshop (2017) 6.5

The Bookshop (2017)

Storyline:England, 1959. Free-spirited widow Florence Green (Emily Mortimer) risks everything to open a bookshop in a conservative East Anglian coastal town. While bringing about a surprising cultural awakening throug...