Tag: mayor

Farewell Mr. Kringle (TV Movie 2010) 5.9

Farewell Mr. Kringle (TV Movie 2010)

Storyline:A magazine journalist who no longer celebrates Christmas visits the quaint town of Mistletoe to blog about an inspirational - albeit questionably delusional - man who parades around pretending to be the real...

Volcano: Fire on the Mountain (TV Movie 1997) 4.5

Volcano: Fire on the Mountain (TV Movie 1997)

Storyline:A USGS scientist attempts to convince his boss and the residents of Angel Falls, California that a nearby volcano is about to erupt. Written by Murray Chapman <[email protected]>User R...

Carnival in Flanders (1935) 7.5

Carnival in Flanders (1935)

Storyline:When the village of Boom, in Flanders, learns a Spanish Duke and his troops plan to pass the night, the 4-man army deserts and the Mayor plays dead; so the Mayor's wife organizes the townswomen to greet the ...

Some Time Later (2018) 5.8

Some Time Later (2018)

Storyline:Distant future. The year is 9177, century up, century down, and the entire world (and according to the scriptwriters, perhaps the rest of the universe) has been reduced to an only one skyscraper in the middl...

Wonders in the Suburbs (2019) 3.5

Wonders in the Suburbs (2019)

Storyline:Emmanuelle Joly, mayor of Montfermeil, was elected on the background of an original political program. But the personal difficulties of the members of the municipal team rub off on the implementation of this...

Not for Publication (1984) 4.9

Not for Publication (1984)

Storyline:Lois Thornedyke, the daughter of a Pulitzer prize-winning journalist, writes a scandal column for a New York city tabloid. She gets a chance to upgrade her career when she uncovers a conspiracy reaching into...

Ghost Shark 2: Urban Jaws (2015) 2.9

Ghost Shark 2: Urban Jaws (2015)

Storyline:Nine years after the events of GHOST SHARK Jack Broody is the mayor of Auckland, New Zealand, and former Lieutenant Commander Tony Palantine is down and out on the streets. The mayoral electoral campaign is ...

"Arrow" Reset (TV Episode 2019) 9

"Arrow" Reset (TV Episode 2019)

Storyline:Oliver is faced with a life-or-death situation after being double-crossed by Lyla; Laurel has an opportunity to make amends.User Reviews: The Arrow veteran, David Ramsey is the one that directed this fine ep...

City of Hope (1991) 7.3

City of Hope (1991)

Storyline:City of Hope is a portrait of a typical middle-sized American city of the present day. The crux of the story is an old apartment block which stands in the way of a major commercial development. Joe Rinaldi i...

"Tommy" There Are No Strangers Here (TV Episode 2020) 7.5

"Tommy" There Are No Strangers Here (TV Episode 2020)

Storyline:Tommy works to keep her officers in line when one of their own turns up dead; Mayor Buddy Gray and Deputy Mayor Doug Dudik are concerned about what damaging information Arturo Lopez, a recently arrested acqu...

Alice and the Mayor (2019) 6.5

Alice and the Mayor (2019)

Storyline:The mayor of Lyon, Paul Théraneau, is in a delicate position. After 30 years in politics, he is running out of ideas, feeling like an existential emptiness. To overcome this, Paul hires a young and brilliant...

Searching for Sugar Man (2012) 7.9

Searching for Sugar Man (2012)

Storyline:Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock 'n' roller, Rodriguez. The film won Best Documentary at the 85th Academy Awards.User Reviews: An...

Population 436 (2006) 5.7

Population 436 (2006)

Storyline:A census-taker (Sisto) is sent to investigate why a certain small town has had the same population -- 436 residents -- for the last 100 years.User Reviews:

Hail the Conquering Hero (1944) 7.2

Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)

Storyline:Having been discharged from the Marines for a hayfever condition before ever seeing action, Woodrow Lafayette Pershing Truesmith (Eddie Bracken) delays the return to his hometown, feeling that he is a failur...

City Hall (1996) 6.1

City Hall (1996)

Storyline:The accidental shooting of a boy in New York leads to an investigation by the Deputy Mayor, and unexpectedly far-reaching consequences.User Reviews: Being a huge fan of Al Pacino (from the likes of 'Heat', t...

Weiner (2016) 7.5

Weiner (2016)

Storyline:Documentary featuring a jaw-dropping, behind-the-scenes look at the attempted comeback of Anthony Weiner in 2013 as he mounts a campaign for New York City mayor in the wake of his sexting scandal. Featuring ...

Leviathan (2014) 7.5

Leviathan (2014)

Storyline:In a Russian coastal town, Kolya is forced to fight the corrupt mayor when he is told that his house will be demolished. He recruits a lawyer friend to help, but the man's arrival brings further misfortune f...

His Girl Friday (1940) 8

His Girl Friday (1940)

Storyline:Having been away for four months, Hildy Johnson walks into the offices of the New York City based The Morning Post, where she is a star reporter, to tell her boss, editor Walter Burns, that she is quitting. ...

The Last Hurrah (1958) 7.4

The Last Hurrah (1958)

Storyline:An aging politician tries to get re-elected one last time in the changing world of the 1950s when TV started to play a bigger part in politics. Based loosely on the career of multi-term Boston Mayor James Mi...

Place publique (2018) 6

Place publique (2018)

Storyline:Castro, once a tv star, is now an animator on the way back. Today his driver, Manu leading him to the housewarming party of his old producer and girlfriend Nathalie, has moved to a beautiful house in the nei...

Last Ounce of Courage (2012) 4

Last Ounce of Courage (2012)

Storyline:This heartwarming movie tells the story of a local war hero whose son, Tom, goes off to war. Tom's new wife brings Christian, his first son, into the world while the young hero is away at war earning medals ...

Cockeyed Cowboys of Calico County (1970) 6.3

Cockeyed Cowboys of Calico County (1970)

Storyline:Charley (Dan Blocker) is the kindly but simple-minded blacksmith who sends a year's earnings back East for a mail-order bride. When he and the town turn out for the woman's arrival at the train station, he i...

The Tree, the Mayor and the Mediatheque (1993) 7.2

The Tree, the Mayor and the Mediatheque (1993)

Storyline:In 1992, the socialist mayor of a little French town with the help of his contacts in Paris get the money to build a multimedia house. But the socialist party lose his majority in the election. But... But......

Dante’s Peak (1997) 5.9

Dante’s Peak (1997)

Storyline:Volcanologist Harry Dalton and mayor Rachel Wando of Dante's Peak try to convince the city council and the other volcanologists that the volcano right above Dante's peak is indeed dangerous. People's safety ...