The story follows one of many homeless crack addicts living and trying to survive in MacArthur Park. Unbeknownst to perhaps even himself, a man rediscovers why and how he ended up so broken and alone, all while trying to reconnect with his estranged son in a 24-hour period.
Huckleberry Finn, a rambunctious boy adventurer chafing under the bonds of civilization, escapes his humdrum world and his selfish, plotting father by sailing a raft down the Mississippi ...
Police officer Dirk Hendricks (Bartlett) files an amnesty application for Alex Mpondo (Ejiofor), a member of the South African Parliament who can\'t remember the torture he once endured as a captive political activist. South African-born attorney Sarah Barcant (Swank), meanwhile, returns to her homeland to represent Mpondo, as well as Steve Sizela, Mpondo\'s friend who was arrested along with him ...
Wealthy, impossible to please lady Polly, whom only gardener Tom\'s irresistibly charming, indomitably cheerful son Tim, the chauffeur-handyman, can handle, grudgingly lets her late sister\'s orphaned daughter Pollyanna (11) move into her grand home. The staff takes to the playful brat, who finds the grimly stern dignified house regime stifling, but often gets round it. The happy game Pollyanna\'s father taught her soon spreads friendship and joy in the village. After succeeding to adopt a stray cat and dog, she sets her mind to \'fellow orphan\' Jimmy Bean. Finding recluse rich neighbor Pendleton with a broken leg and another accident starts a cascade involving his and her family\'s past.
An aspiring young writer (Jackson) tracks a literary titan (Keitel) suffering from writers block to his refuge in rural Italy and learns about life and love from the irascible genius and his daughters.
Lucinda \"Luce\" Price is a strong-willed seventeen-year-old living a seemingly ordinary life until she is accused of a crime she didn\'t commit. Sent off to the imposing Sword & Cross reform school, Luce finds herself being courted by two mysterious students to whom she feels oddly connected. Isolated and haunted by strange visions, Luce begins to unravel the secrets of her past and discovers the two men are fallen angels, who she learns have loved her for centuries.Luce must choose where her feelings lie, pitting Heaven against Hell in an epic battle over true love.
Jack Flange leaves the big city for a respite in Australia\'s Hawkesbury River region, where generations of oyster fishermen (and maybe one woman) have made a living, built histories, and piled up grievances. Jack finds a small-town mentality, with pluses and minuses. There\'s also a recent burglary and lots of missing cash. Jack gets a job oystering; his boss is separated from a woman of invention, Jack\'s attracted to a chambermaid turned letter carrier, and there are plenty of mine fields for a city boy to step through. Jack also has a sister, who\'s ill, to worry about. It\'s a river journey of self discovery. Is he passing through, or has he found home?
March 15, 1939: Germany invades Czechoslovakia. Czech and Slovak pilots flee to England, joining the RAF. After the war, back home, they are put in labor camps, suspected of anti-Communist ideas. This film cuts between a post-war camp where Franta is a prisoner and England during the war, where Franta is like a big brother to Karel, a very young pilot. On maneuvers, Karel crash lands by the rural home of Susan, an English woman whose husband is MIA. She spends one night with Karel, and he thinks he\'s found the love of his life. It\'s complicated by Susan\'s attraction to Franta. How will the three handle innocence, Eros, friendship, and the heat of battle? When war ends, what then?
Two young teenage boys steal a car and embark on a road trip that will probably change their lives.
In Lille, two penniless young women with few prospects become friends. Isa moves in with Marie, who\'s flat-sitting for a mother and child in hospital in comas following a car crash. Isa is out-going, unskilled, with hopes of moving south to warmer climes. Marie usually is either angry or detached. Then, while Isa begins to visit the child in whose flat they live, going to hospital to read to her, Marie slowly falls for a rich youth. At first Marie keeps him at bay, then she not only pursues him, she begins to dream he is her life\'s love. When Isa tries to warn Marie, their friendship flounders. How will Marie handle the inevitable? And once they lose the flat, where will they go?
A daredevil motorcycle rider falls for an older artist.
Modern day western about two very different brothers, who join forces to clear their family name, from the shadow of their dead brother\'s blame for a bloody unsolved robbery.
The summer of 1984: 32 years after Duane Jackson captained the high school football team and Jacy Farrow was homecoming queen, the small town of Anarene, Texas prepares for its bicentennial. Oil prices are down, banks are failing, and Duane\'s $12 million in debt. His wife Karla drinks too much, his children are always in trouble, and he tom-cats around with the wives of friends. Jacy\'s back in town, after a mildly successful acting career, life in Italy, and the death of her son. People assume Duane and Jacy will resume their high school romance. And Sonny is \"tired in his mind,\" causing worries for his safety. Can these friends find equilibrium in middle age?
Adi and Tara move to Mumbai to pursue their dreams. A chance meeting sparks off a heady, no strings attached romance until their careers pull them apart. Will ambition prevail over matters of the heart?
After a senator suddenly dies after completing (and sealing) an investigation into the nuclear power industry, the remaining senator and the state governor must decide on a person who will play along with their shady deals and not cause any problems. They decide on Billy Jack, currently sitting in prison after being sent to jail at the end of his previous film, as they don't expect him to be capable of much, and they think he will attract young voters to the party. Billy is pardoned, released and nominated, after which he begins his duties. He soon notices that things aren't right, and starts trying to find out just what is going on.
A compilation movie featuring scenes from Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex.
The story of Franklin Roosevelt\'s bout with polio at age 39 in 1921 and how his family (and especially wife Eleanor) cope with his illness. From being stricken while vacationing at Campobello to his triumphant nominating speech for Al Smith\'s presidency in 1924, the story follows the various influences on his life and his determination to recover - based on the award winning Broadway play of the same name.
Grey Gardens: Based on the life stories of the eccentric aunt and first cousin of Jackie Onassis (both named Edith...
After a casual encounter, a brokenhearted woman decides to confront her life and the most important events about her stranded daughter.
Immersed in the sub-culture of Brooklyn, NY, a bargain between gangsters and hustlers playing the game of deceit.
An 18-year-old basketball star who is being recruited by Cornell University seems to have it all figured out: captain of his team, a good student, has a longtime girlfriend and some good friends. But at home he\'s struggling with his troubled father who has a gambling addiction. His mother tries to keep the family afloat but does so with great emotional and financial sacrifice.
The rivalry between two former college friends comes to a head when they both attend the same glamorous event.
A 59 year old carpenter recovering from a heart attack, befriends a single mum and her two kids as they navigate their way through the kafkaesque impersonal benefits system. With equal amounts of humour, warmth and despair. Heartfelt and emotional until the end
Whispering Corridors 5: A Blood Pledge: Late one night at a high school chapel, four students makes a pact to kill themselves that night. The girls sign the pact with their own blood and pledge that if anybody survives they will be haunted for the rest of their lives. Then only one of the four students, Eon-ju, actually commits suicide by jumping to her death. The next day rumours fly around their school on the reasons why Eon-ju killed herself. The remaining three girls keep to themselves as they are haunted by their pledge and soon enough the school becomes covered in blood ...
A rock-star who stopped singing after the death of his brother finds a female genie in a vase. She tries to help him live again.
Chicago reporter P.J. McNeal re-opens a ten year old murder case.
Eleven-year-old David Wiseman is mad about cricket but no good at it. He has the entire kit but none of the skill, and he\'s a laughingstock at school. So when a Jamaican family moves in ...
Korea, 1934. During the Japanese occupation, there is open warfare between rival martial arts schools. There is a fight in the marketplace, and three Chinese students can\'t stand the unfair...
Anna is a 16-year old in a village where women are accused of witchcraft. It\'s based on the witch hunts on Åland, Finland in the 1600s.
A former stripper befriends a young man looking for his father, all the while trying to avoid a hitman for the mob, to whom she is deeply in debt.
The life and career of German composer Richard Wagner.
Emerald City: A couple move to Sydney from a small town, and soon become lured by the bright lights of the big city. Colin, the scriptwriter husband, is corrupted by his editor and then falls for his wife, whilst Colin\'s wife Kate begins to lose sight of her ideals in a new world of hustlers and cynics.
Best Friends: A vicious woman terrorizes a friend who has a seemingly perfect life.
The Warrior and the Wolf (Lang zai ji): The disillusioned general of an ancient Chinese army regiment finds himself stranded in a village populated by a strange clan with mystical connections to wolves.
The Human Tornado: One of several Rudy Ray Moore films, THE HUMAN TORNADO is part of the on-going adventures of Dolemite: a signifying\' super-hero. Dolemite comes to the rescue of Queen Bee, whose primarily black Nightclub is threatened by White Mafia types.
Liz and Merry Noel become friends as college roommates and their friendship endures over the years. Liz becomes a respected \"serious\" novelist. Merry Noel marries, has a daughter and writes...
Middle-aged bride Ann Hamilton soon begins to suspect that her charming husband is really a psychotic who plans to murder her.
Two lousy crooks find paradise in the seven stages of love.
Nikita: Convicted felon Nikita, instead of going to jail, is given a new identity and trained, stylishly, as a top secret spy/assassin.