Tag: matriarch

Summer Wars (2009) 7.5

Summer Wars (2009)

Storyline:Kenji Koiso, an eleventh grade math genius, agrees to take a summer job at the Nagano hometown of his crush, Natuski. When he arrives, he finds that her family have reunited to celebrate the 90th birthday of...

La Ciénaga (2001) 7.1

La Ciénaga (2001)

Storyline:Chekhov in contemporary Argentina. Mecha and Gregorio are at their rundown country place near La Ciénaga with their teen children. It's hot. The adults drink constantly; Mecha cuts herself, engendering a tri...

A Family Thing (1996) 7

A Family Thing (1996)

Storyline:Earl Pilcher, Jr., runs an equipment rental outfit in Arkansas, lives with his wife and kids and parents, and rarely takes off his gimme cap. His mother dies, leaving a letter explaining he's not her natural...

The Eye of the Storm (2011) 6.1

The Eye of the Storm (2011)

Storyline:Elizabeth Hunter controls all in her life - society, her staff, her children; but the once great beauty will now determine her most defiant act as she chooses her time to die.User Reviews: THE EYE OF THE STO...

Animal Kingdom (2010) 7.3

Animal Kingdom (2010)

Storyline:Despite being no saint herself, Julia Cody has shielded her seventeen year old son, Joshua "J" Cody, from her Melbourne-based criminal relatives who they have not seen in years. After Julia dies in front of ...

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?...