Tag: father-son-relationship

Trek Nation (2011) 7.3

Trek Nation (2011)

The son of the creator of "Star Trek" explores his father's famous creation and how it has affected people.::Hailey-7...

Popi (1969) 6.7

Popi (1969)

Abraham is a Puerto Rican single parent with two boys. He is becoming very worried about them living in their run down neighborhood when one day he notices that Cubans who escape are lionized and given exceptional benefi...

Wednesday 04:45 (2015) 6.8

Wednesday 04:45 (2015)

Stelios is the owner of a Jazz Club in Athens. A few years ago, through the help of his former associate Vassos, Stelios received a business loan from the Romanian in order to renovate his club. In 2010, the recession fi...

Like Father Like Son (1987) 5.2

Like Father Like Son (1987)

Dr. Jack Hammond has best chances to become medical superintendent in the clinic. So he's completely absorbed in his work and has no understanding for his teenage son Chris' problems with school. By accident one of them ...

Horse Feathers (1932) 7.6

Horse Feathers (1932)

Professor Quincy Adams Wagstaff has just been installed as the new president of Huxley College. His cavalier attitude toward education is not reserved for his son Frank, who is seeing the college widow, Connie Bailey. Fr...

The Last Rites of Ransom Pride (2010) 4.3

The Last Rites of Ransom Pride (2010)

A western centered on a woman trying to bring her outlaw lover home for his burial.::Anonymous...

Rembrandt (1936) 7.1

Rembrandt (1936)

This character study joins the painter at the height of his fame in 1642, when his adored wife suddenly dies and his work takes a dark, sardonic turn that offends his patrons. By 1656, he is bankrupt but consoles himself...

Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) 7.7

Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)

A musical portrait of composer/singer/dancer George M. Cohan. From his early days as a child-star in his family's vaudeville show up to the time of his comeback at which he received a medal from the president for his spe...

Singing the Blues in Red (1986) 6.3

Singing the Blues in Red (1986)

Persona Non Grata in his homeland, protest singer Klaus Drittemann must leave East Berlin, his wife and child and emigrate to West Berlin, where the representatives of an American record company are eagerly waiting for h...

Padre Padrone (1977) 7.4

Padre Padrone (1977)

The true story of the life of Gavino Ledda, the son of a Sardinian shepherd, and how he managed to escape his harsh, almost barbaric existence by slowly educating himself, despite violent opposition from his brutal fathe...

Chatroom (2010) 5.5

Chatroom (2010)

5 teenagers are introduced to each other in a chatroom called "Chelsea Teens!", all with different personalities. But when one shows its darker side, it threatens the life of the others....

Strictly Ballroom (1992) 7.2

Strictly Ballroom (1992)

Scott Hastings is a champion caliber ballroom dancer, but much to the chagrin of the Australian ballroom dance community, Scott believes in dancing "his own steps". Fran is a beginning dancer and a bit of an ugly duckly ...

Coconut Hero (2015) 6.4

Coconut Hero (2015)

In the middle of Nowheresville lives 16-year-old Mike who wants out of his crappy life - permanently! Spending his time devising ways to do himself in, he considers the fatal brain tumor in his head as a godsend. That ch...

More Than Only (2017) 6.4

More Than Only (2017)

A college age gay man discovers how to love himself and accept love from others, despite the disapproval of his father, and tacit disapproval of his mother, who does nothing to counter his father's overt homophobia. In r...

Mahana (2016) 7.1

Mahana (2016)

From the author of "The Whale Rider", a tale of family rivalry and reconciliation, set against the stunning backdrop of rural New Zealand in the 1960s....

One Kiss (2016) 6.6

One Kiss (2016)

The story of three teenager friends not accepted by their peers....

Chicuarotes (2019) 6.5

Chicuarotes (2019)

A group of teenagers in Mexico City set out to enrich their lives.::Anonymous...

Pinocchio’s Christmas (1980) (TV) 6.4

Pinocchio’s Christmas (1980) (TV)

It's Pinocchio's first Christmas, and he sells the book Geppetto gives him for present money, but Cat and Fox trick him out of it. So, Pinocchio becomes part of a (Christmas) Marionette show to make present money. He ste...

Violets Are Blue… (1986) 5.9

Violets Are Blue… (1986)

Gussie is a talented photographer who wants to break free of her small Maryland seaside town and see the world. Henry wants to stay and run the the local newspaper. The two high school sweethearts go their separate ways ...

Spotlight on Christmas (2020) (TV) 6.2

Spotlight on Christmas (2020) (TV)

Movie star Olivia O'Hara looks like she will have a bittersweet Christmas. The third movie in a successful superhero franchise in which she stars will be released on Christmas Day, but she wants to return to what she tra...

The Scout (1994) 5.4

The Scout (1994)

Al Percolo is a major league baseball scout sent to scout in Mexico as a punishment. However, he eventually stumbles across Steve Nebraska, a young American who can pitch AND hit better than anyone else can do either. He...

Drum Beat (1954) 6.4

Drum Beat (1954)

President Grant orders Indian fighter MacKay to negotiate peace with the Modocs of northern California and southern Oregon. On the way he must escort Nancy Meek to the home of her aunt and uncle. After Modoc renegade Cap...

Holiday in Handcuffs (2007) (TV) 6.3

Holiday in Handcuffs (2007) (TV)

Would-be painter Gertrude 'Trudie' Chandler loses her waitress job and boyfriend Nick on Christmas Eve, so her only shot to avoid feeling like her family's black sheep is to replace their ideal son-in-law with even-hunki...

The Grace Card (2010) 6.4

The Grace Card (2010)

Everything can change in an instant - and take a lifetime to unravel. When Mac McDonald loses his son in an accident, the ensuing 17 years of bitterness and pain erode his love for his family and leave him angry with God...

Far From the Tree (2017) 7.7

Far From the Tree (2017)

Based on the NY Times bestselling book by Andrew Solomon, Far from the Tree examines the experiences of families in which parents and children are profoundly different from one another in a variety of ways....

Magnus (2016) 7.1

Magnus (2016)

Magnus Carlsen, Norwegian chess prodigy, becomes a grandmaster at age 13 and world champion in 2013.::Killua Zoldyck...

Magnolia (1999) 8

Magnolia (1999)

24 hours in L.A.; it's raining cats and dogs. Two parallel and intercut stories dramatize men about to die: both are estranged from a grown child, both want to make contact, and neither child wants anything to do with da...

Canal Street (2018) 4.5

Canal Street (2018)

After being arrested for the murder of a white classmate, a young black man's father fights in court for his son's vindication. Against all odds, they embrace their undying trust in each other and find faith in God....

What Happens in Vegas (2008) 6.1

What Happens in Vegas (2008)

Set in Sin City, story revolves around two people who discover they've gotten married following a night of debauchery, with one of them winning a huge jackpot after playing the other's quarter. Unhappy pair try to underm...

DreamKeeper (2003) (TV) 7.6

DreamKeeper (2003) (TV)

In South Dakota, in an Indian reservation, an old storyteller Indian asks his grandson Shane, who is in trouble owing money to some bad guys, to take his old pony and him to Albuquerque to the great powwow, an Indian mee...

Love’s Enduring Promise (2004) (TV) 7.1

Love’s Enduring Promise (2004) (TV)

Devout, wild west farmer, Clark Davis, works his tail off to provide for his wife, sons Aaron and Arnie, and daughter Missie. When his doted upon, equally devoted oldest son Aaron is startled, Clark, who was chopping fir...

Homeward (2019) 7.4

Homeward (2019)

Having lost the elder son on the war, Mustafa has to transfer his dead body to the homeland - Crimea. During this long and challenging trip, Mustafa tries to solve the innumerable problems and to find a common language w...

When Boys Leave Home (1927) 6.1

When Boys Leave Home (1927)

Public schoolboy Roddy Berwick is expelled from school when he takes the blame for a friend's charge and his life falls apart in a series of misadventures....

Our First Christmas (2008) (TV) 5.9

Our First Christmas (2008) (TV)

Widower Tom Neil, a school counselor, recently married school coach Cindy Baer, a widow. Their respective offspring gets along fairly well, despite different parenting styles, but as their first Christmas with all step-s...

A Bronx Tale (1993) 7.8

A Bronx Tale (1993)

The Bronx, New York, 1960. 9-year-old Calogero grows up admiring and fascinated by the local mob boss, Sonny. Calogero's father, Lorenzo, wants to have nothing to do with the mob and does his best to keep his son away fr...

Love on the Vines (2017) (TV) 6.1

Love on the Vines (2017) (TV)

Seth Vincent expects to inherit the small, traditional vineyard he runs with a single worker, being virtually adopted by the old founder, but finds he can only succeed if his ex Diana Armstrong, the late owner's niece, a...

10 Rules for Falling in Love (2012) 4.8

10 Rules for Falling in Love (2012)

Womanizer father teaches clumsy son the decalogue of seduction: ten foolproof rules to make any woman fall in love. But the results will be not what expected.::Anonymous...

The Flame (1947) 6.7

The Flame (1947)

George McAllister, the black sheep of a wealthy family who has squandered his share of the family inheritance, and lives in constant jealousy, hatred and resentment of his half-brother Barry, who has been supporting him....

In the Name of the Father (1993) 8.1

In the Name of the Father (1993)

Young Belfastian Gerry Conlon (Daniel Day-Lewis) admits that he was in London at the time of the incident. He also admits that he is not a model citizen, having committed a petty robbery while in London. He does however ...

Christmas in Evergreen: Letters to Santa (2018) (TV) 6.8

Christmas in Evergreen: Letters to Santa (2018) (TV)

When Lisa (Jill Wagner) takes a last-minute Christmas trip to her hometown of Evergreen, she finds that the historic general store has been closed. Using her skills as a professional retail designer, Lisa decides to keep...