Tag: writer

In the Land of Women (2007) 5.8

In the Land of Women (2007)

Storyline:After a bad breakup with his girlfriend leaves him heartbroken, Carter Webb moves to Michigan to take care of his ailing grandmother. Once there, he gets mixed up in the lives of the mother and daughters who...

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944) 7.6

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Storyline:Mortimer Brewster, a newspaper drama critic, playwright and author known for his diatribes against marriage, suddenly falls in love and gets married; but when he makes a quick trip home to tell his two maid...

The Tenants (2006) 5.5

The Tenants (2006)

Storyline:The story of a Jewish novelist, Harry Lesser, struggling to complete his latest work, and his antagonistic relationship with a black writer who moves in down the hall.User Reviews:

Beautiful Kate (2009) 6.1

Beautiful Kate (2009)

Storyline:Ned Kendall is asked to return to the remote and isolated family home by his sister, to say goodbye to his father who is dying. Ned also brings his young aspiring actress fiancee who struggles with the isola...

Catching Feelings (2017) 5.4

Catching Feelings (2017)

Storyline:Set in a chic and middle class Johannesburg, a jaded academic and his journalist wife have their lives turned upside down when a celebrated and hedonistic older writer unexpectedly moves into their home.User...

Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold (2017) 7.3

Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold (2017)

Storyline:Griffin Dunne’s years-in-the-making documentary portrait of his aunt Joan Didion moves with the spirit of her uncannily lucid writing: the film simultaneously expands and zeroes in, covering a vast stretch o...

Arthur Miller: Writer (2017) 7.6

Arthur Miller: Writer (2017)

Storyline:One of the greatest playwrights of the 20th century, Arthur Miller created such celebrated works as Death of a Salesman and The Crucible, which continue to move audiences around the world today. He also made...

She Loves Me Not (2013) 5.0

She Loves Me Not (2013)

Storyline:A reclusive novelist struggles to find romance and meaning in his life despite disastrous and comedic circumstances.User Reviews:

Slash (2016) 6.5

Slash (2016)

Storyline:Freshman Neil's Vanguard stories are all he cares about...until he meets the older Julia, who pushes him to put his own fan fic online. When the website's moderator takes a special interest in Neil's work, i...

Nurse Betty (2000) 6.0

Nurse Betty (2000)

Storyline:What happens when a person decides that life is merely a state of mind? If you're Betty, a small-town waitress and soap opera fan from Fair Oaks, Kansas, you refuse to believe that you can't be with the love...

The Dying Gaul (2005) 6.3

The Dying Gaul (2005)

Storyline:A powerful and seductive Hollywood mogul convinces an impoverished West Hollywood writer, whose lover has recently died of AIDS, to sell his autobiographical screenplay for big bucks. The writer, Robert, kno...

House of the Long Shadows (1983) 5.9

House of the Long Shadows (1983)

Storyline:An American writer goes to a remote Welsh manor on a $20,000 bet: can he write a classic novel like User Reviews:

The Cottage (2012) 4.4

The Cottage (2012)

Storyline:A romance novelist (David Arquette) moves into a User Reviews:

Prozac Nation (2001) 6.3

Prozac Nation (2001)

Storyline:Elizabeth is on the verge of losing her grip on life after she leaves her emotionally fraught home to start college. Quickly, her life takes a turn for the worse: She clashes with her roommate and decides he...

Her Alibi (1989) 5.4

Her Alibi (1989)

Storyline:A writer of BAD detective novels is in full writers' block. He pretends to be the alibi of a beautiful woman who was arrested for murder at first thinking her innocent, but as she shows more and more interes...

Not Another Happy Ending (2013) 6.4

Not Another Happy Ending (2013)

Storyline:When a struggling publisher discovers his only successful author is blocked he knows he has to unblock her or he's finished. With her newfound success, she's become too damn happy and she can't write when sh...

The Savages (2007) 6.9

The Savages (2007)

Storyline:A sister and brother face the realities of familial responsibility as they begin to care for their ailing father.User Reviews:

A Fine Madness (1966) 5.8

A Fine Madness (1966)

Storyline:A womanizing poet falls into the hands of a psychiatrist with a straying wife.User Reviews:

Woman on the Run (2017) 6.2

Woman on the Run (2017)

Storyline:After surviving an attempt on her life, a reclusive mystery author discovers that her nanny has stolen her identity, forcing her to go to extreme lengths to get her children back.User Reviews:

Factotum (2005) 6.3

Factotum (2005)

Storyline:This drama centers on Hank Chinaski, the fictional alter-ego of User Reviews:

Radioland Murders (1994) 6.2

Radioland Murders (1994)

Storyline:In 1939, WBN, a fourth radio network, is about to take to America's airwaves. As if the confusion of the premiere night wasn't enough, Penny Henderson, the owner's secretary, must deal with an unhappy sponso...

The Revolt of Mamie Stover (1956) 6.5

The Revolt of Mamie Stover (1956)

Storyline:Set in the early '40s, a San Francisco prostitute is run out of town just as the second World War has begun to intensify. Mamie settles down in Hawaii, hoping to start a new life. Though her prospects look g...

Sudden Fear (1952) 7.4

Sudden Fear (1952)

Storyline:Actor Lester Blaine has all but landed the lead in Myra Hudson's new play when Myra vetoes him because, to her, he doesn't look like a User Reviews: noiroftheweekrnrnThe Homme Fatale in Sudden Fear rnrn“See,...

Little Ashes (2008) 6.1

Little Ashes (2008)

Storyline:About the young life and loves of artist Salvador Dalí, filmmaker Luis Buñuel and writer Federico García Lorca.User Reviews: