Tag: new york city

Aaron Loves Angela (1975) 5.7

Aaron Loves Angela (1975)

Storyline:Aaron and Angela, two young adults living in the Harlem ghetto of New York City, are deeply in love with each other. The only thing standing in the way of their love is their families. Aaron is black, while ...

Born in Flames (1983) 6.4

Born in Flames (1983)

Storyline:Set ten years after the most peaceful revolution in United States history, a revolution in which a socialist government gains power, this films presents a dystopia in which the issues of many progressive gro...

The Puffy Chair (2005) 6.5

The Puffy Chair (2005)

Storyline:Josh and Emily are in a relationship, but he can be inattentive and unromantic and she can shift her focus from small things to emotional issues in a moment. He invites her to drive from New York City to som...

Harlem Aria (1999) 6.1

Harlem Aria (1999)

Storyline:Chasing his dream, Anton leaves his aunt's home in Harlem for downtown New York City, where a quick-witted street hustler named Wes cons him out of his life savings. Homeless and empty-handed, Matthew, a str...

Up the Sandbox (1972) 5.9

Up the Sandbox (1972)

Storyline:A young wife and mother, bored with day-to-day life in New York City and neglected by her husband, slips into increasingly outrageous fantasies: her mother breaking into the apartment, an explorer's demonstr...

Love Before Breakfast (1936) 6.3

Love Before Breakfast (1936)

Storyline:A rich businessman stalks another man's fiancée.User Reviews: I have to say I was more than happy after seeing this one. Noticing the few reviews, it would seem that this is one of Mrs. Lombard's minor comed...

Andy Hardy Meets Debutante (1940) 6.8

Andy Hardy Meets Debutante (1940)

Storyline:Judge Hardy takes his family to New York City, where Andy quickly falls in love with a socialite. He finds the high society life too expensive, and eventually decides that he liked it better back home. ...

White Water Summer (1987) 6.2

White Water Summer (1987)

Storyline:An experienced guide (Vic) accompanies a city boy (Alan) and his three friends on their first wilderness experience. Hoping to teach the four boys lessons not only about the wilderness, but about themselves,...

Blue Steel (1990) 5.8

Blue Steel (1990)

Storyline:On her first day on the job, NYPD officer Megan Turner, the lone officer on the scene, shoots and kills the perpetrator of a supermarket hold-up. Since no gun was found on the perpetrator's person or at the ...

Body and Soul (1947) 7.6

Body and Soul (1947)

Storyline:Charley Davis wins an amateur boxing match and is taken on by promoter Quinn. Charley's mother doesn't want him to fight, but when Charley's father is accidentally killed, Charley sets up a fight for money. ...

Fitzwilly (1967) 6.7

Fitzwilly (1967)

Storyline:When Miss Vicki's father dies she continues with her charitable donations. Unfortunately, the family wealth is depleted and she is flat broke. Her loyal butler, Claude Fitzwilliam, known as Fitzwilly, leads ...

Please Don’t Eat the Daisies (1960) 6.5

Please Don’t Eat the Daisies (1960)

Storyline:Drama critic Larry McKay, his wife Kate, and their four sons move from their crowded Manhattan apartment to an old house in the country. While housewife Kate settles into suburban life, Larry continues to en...

Sincerely Yours (1955) 6

Sincerely Yours (1955)

Storyline:Tony Warrin has it all: a popular pianist who plays any style, he has money, great clothes, a penthouse overlooking Central Park, a rich blond fiancée, a loyal brunette secretary secretly in love with him, a...

Born to Dance (1936) 6.7

Born to Dance (1936)

Storyline:Sailor Ted meets at the Lonely Hearts Club of his friend Gunny's wife, Jenny, a girl, Nora Paige, and falls in love. Nora wants to become a dancer on Broadway. Ted rescues the Pekinese of Lucy James, a Broad...

Mad Hot Ballroom (2005) 7.3

Mad Hot Ballroom (2005)

Storyline:Eleven-year-old New York City public school kids journey into the world of ballroom dancing and reveal pieces of themselves and their world along the way. Told from their candid, sometimes hilarious perspect...

Lupe (2019) 6.8

Lupe (2019)

Storyline:A Cuban immigrant struggles with their transgender identity while searching for their missing sister in New York City's underground sex industry.User Reviews:

Amateur (1994) 6.9

Amateur (1994)

Storyline:Isabelle is an ex-nun waiting for her special mission from God. In the meantime, she is making a living writing pornography. She meets Thomas, a sweet, confused amnesiac who cannot remember that he used to b...

Life with Father (1947) 7.2

Life with Father (1947)

Storyline:In late nineteenth century New York City, a Wall Street broker likes to think his house runs his way, but finds himself constantly bemused at how much of what happens is down to his wife. His children are al...

Lock-Up: The Prisoners of Rikers Island (1994) 7.9

Lock-Up: The Prisoners of Rikers Island (1994)

Storyline:A look inside Rikers Island which is a rather unknown place in New York. Many of the inmates and various people working in the law enforcement field are interviewed. We see aftermath of violence, different u...

The Golden Boat (1990) 6.8

The Golden Boat (1990)

Storyline:Inspired in form by American police TV shows and soap operas, The Golden Boat is a madcap, surreal dash through the streets of New York city, telling the mysterious and often hilarious story of an aged stree...

The Beat (1987) 6

The Beat (1987)

Storyline:A new kid moves into a tough neighborhood controlled by gangs, and tries to teach them poetry.User Reviews: I must say, this film, really disappointed me. The best thing about it was the presence of some act...

Lepke (1975) 5.6

Lepke (1975)

Storyline:Louis 'Lepke' Buchalter is head of Murder Inc., the syndicate that spattered the headlines of the day with blood.User Reviews: I have the 1975 paperback version of Lepke in my possession, and there are some ...

Jeffrey (1995) 6.8

Jeffrey (1995)

Storyline:Jeffrey, a young gay man in New York, decides that sex is too much and decides to become celibate. He immediately meets the man of his dreams and must decide whether or not love is worth the danger of a boyf...

When the World is Shaken (TV Movie 2020)

Storyline:The coronavirus left its mark worldwide with personal impact. Franklin Graham shares an intimate message on how to respond to the storms of life.User Reviews: This was nothing more than an Plandemic and most...