Keyword: death of a parent

Spider-Man

Spider-Man (2002)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 05/02/2002
Orphaned at an early age, Peter Parker lives in Queens, New York with his beloved Aunt May and Uncle Ben. Peter leads the life of a normal student, working as a photographer at the school paper, pining after the beautiful Mary Jane Watson and hanging out with buddy Harry Osborn. On a school trip, during which Peter and his classmates are given a science demonstration on arachnids, Peter is...
Men in Black 3

Men in Black 3 (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 05/24/2012
Agents J and K are back in time. J has seen some inexplicable things in his 15 years with the Men in Black, but nothing, not even aliens, perplexes him as much as his wry, reticent partner. But when K's life and the fate of the planet are put at stake, Agent J will have to travel back in time to put things right. J discovers that there are secrets to the universe that K never told him - secrets...
Guardians of the Galaxy

Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 122 minutes Release date: 07/31/2014
Brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe. To evade the ever-persistent Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits - Rocket, a gun-toting raccoon, Groot, a tree-like humanoid, the deadly and enigmatic...
Frozen

Frozen (2013)

Rated: PG Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 11/21/2013
Fearless optimist Anna sets off on an epic journey-teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff and his loyal reindeer Sven-to find her sister Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom of Arendelle in eternal winter. Encountering Everest-like conditions, mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman named Olaf, Anna and Kristoff battle the elements in a race to save the kingdom.
Into the Woods

Into the Woods (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 12/24/2014
Once upon a time in a far off kingdom, the Baker and his Wife learn that the Witch next door placed a curse on the Baker's family, ensuring they would never have a child. In order to break the curse, they must venture into the Woods and, by the time the blue moon rises in three days' time, they must return with a cow as white as milk, hair as yellow as corn, a cape as red as blood and a slipper as...
Stepmom

Stepmom (1998)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 12/24/1998
Jackie and Isabel have nothing in common--one is the ideal mother, the other is struggling to be any kind of mother--until circumstances force them to share a family and put aside their mutual hostility for the sake of the children. They discover how precious life, love and the ties that bind them really are in this tale about the intricate circumstances surrounding what happens when a man's new...
Godzilla

Godzilla (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 123 minutes Release date: 05/15/2014
The government tried to destroy him in 1954, dropping nuclear bombs into the Pacific Ocean under the pretense of weapons testing. Instead, mankind, in its ignorance, awakened a new terror. Now, Godzilla rises again to restore balance as humanity stands defenseless.
Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland (2010)

Rated: PG Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 03/04/2010
While 19-year-old Alice is attending a party, she sees a white rabbit with a pocket watch go into the bushes and follows him. She falls down a rabbit hole that leads to Underland, where she is reunited with her childhood friends, the White Rabbit, Tweedledee and Tweedledum, the Dormouse, the Caterpillar, the Cheshire Cat, and the Mad Hatter. All of the residents of Underworld are searching for...
Judge

The Judge (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 141 minutes Release date: 10/09/2014
Big city lawyer Hank Palmer returns to his childhood home where his estranged father, the town's judge, is suspected of the murder of his wife, Hank's mother. Hank sets out to discover the truth and along the way reconnects with the family he walked away from years before.
Wild

Wild (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 12/02/2014
After years of reckless behavior, a heroin addiction and the destruction of her marriage, Cheryl Strayed makes a rash decision. Haunted by memories of her mother Bobbi and with absolutely no experience, she sets out to hike more than a thousand miles on the Pacific Crest Trail all on her own. Based on Cheryl Strayed's memoir, "Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail.
Cinderella

Cinderella (2015)

Rated: PG Runtime: 112 minutes Release date: 03/12/2015
After the death of her mother, Ella's father remarries, and Ella welcomes her stepmother and her daughters, Anastasia and Drisella, into the family home. But when Ella's father unexpectedly passes away, she finds herself at the mercy of a jealous and cruel new family. Despite being relegated to serving the family, Ella is determined to honor her mother's dying words to "have courage and be kind."...
In the Blood

In the Blood (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 04/03/2014
When her new husband vanishes during their Caribbean honeymoon, Ava uncovers a violent underworld of conspiracy in the middle of an island paradise. Armed with a deadly set of skills, Ava sets out to discover the truth - and to take down the men she thinks are responsible for his abduction, one by one.
Spider-Man 3

Spider-Man 3 (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 139 minutes Release date: 05/03/2007
Peter Parker has finally managed to strike a balance between his devotion to M.J. and his duties as a superhero. But there is a storm brewing on the horizon. When his suit suddenly changes, turning jet-black and enhancing his powers, it transforms Peter as well, bringing out the dark, vengeful side of his personality that he is struggling to control. Under the influence of the suit, Peter becomes...
Star Trek

Star Trek (2009)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 126 minutes Release date: 05/06/2009
The story of a young crew's maiden voyage onboard the most advanced starship ever created: the U.S.S. Enterprise. On a journey filled with cosmic peril, the new recruits must find a way to stop an evil being whose mission of vengeance threatens all of mankind. The fate of the galaxy rests in the hands of bitter rivals. One, James T. Kirk, is a delinquent, thrill-seeking Iowa farm boy. The other...
Ice Age

Ice Age (2002)

Rated: PG Runtime: 81 minutes Release date: 03/14/2002
Twenty thousand years ago, Earth was being overrun by glaciers, and creatures everywhere were fleeing the onslaught of the new Ice Age. In this time of peril, we meet the weirdest herd of any age: a fast talking but dim sloth named Sid; a moody woolly mammoth named Manny; a devilish saber-toothed tiger named Diego; and an acorn-crazy saber-toothed squirrel known as Scrat. This quartet of misfits...
2 temps 3 mouvements

2 temps 3 mouvements (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/25/2014
After his father's passing in France, Victor moves to Quebec to live with his mother. Still traumatized by the loss of his dad, he struggles to fit into his new environment. One day, Victor witnesses the suicide of a teenager named François, who jumps out the roof of his school. He tries to understand François' gesture by indulging in his past. This leads Victor to redefine himself, allowing him...

The 5th Wave (2016)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/28/2016
Amazing Racer

Amazing Racer (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 07/03/2014
After the sudden death of her father leaves a teenage girl without a family, she becomes lost in her own anger and sadness. Her family doctor informs her that her father had a secret, that the mother she never knew was alive and well. When she travels to meet her, she befriends a horse and discovers that in caring for the horse, she is able to overcome her hardships and emotional trauma. Together...
Are You Here

Are You Here (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 08/21/2014
Womanizing local weatherman Steve must accompany his off-the-grid best friend Ben to his childhood home for Ben's estranged father's funeral. They soon discover that Ben has inherited the family fortune, leaving the ill-equipped duo to battle Ben's formidable sister and deal with his father's gorgeous 25-year-old widow.
Aurora Borealis

Aurora Borealis (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 09/14/2006
Duncan Shorter is charming and bright and has never met a job from which he couldn't be fired. His buddies are growing up and beginning lives of responsibility, but Duncan is still looking for that spark. It arrives from a most unexpected corner. Visiting his grandmother Ruth's new senior residence, Duncan jumps at the chance to become the building's handyman. It will keep him close to his...
Autumn Blood

Autumn Blood (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 09/18/2014
High in the Austrian Alps, a widowed mother dies, leaving her two children orphaned. Afraid of being split up, they keep their mother's death a secret. When the mayor's son and his friends brutally assault and rape the girl, a social worker from a distant city arrives to investigate.
Awful Nice

Awful Nice (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 03/06/2014
Jim and Dave are brothers. They haven't seen each-other in years, but when their father unexpectedly dies, they're forced to travel down to Branson together to redeem their inheritance; the family's lake home. Upon arriving, they find that the house is in terrible condition, and worse-yet, they'll have to fix it themselves before they can sell it and receive their money. What follows is a series...
Beside Still Waters

Beside Still Waters (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 76 minutes Release date: 11/13/2014
David Thatcher recently lost his parents in a car accident and none of his friends came to the funeral. Now, losing the family home, he hosts a memorial celebration there, insisting that his friends attend. He also invites his ex-girlfriend Olivia hoping to rekindle their old romance. Sadly, none of his friends share in Daniel's nostalgia of the good old days and Olivia arrives with her new...
Better Angels

The Better Angels (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 11/06/2014
At an isolated log cabin in the harsh wilderness of Indiana circa 1817, the rhythms of love, tragedy, and the daily hardships of life on the developing frontier shaped one of our nation's greatest heroes: Abraham Lincoln. Using black and white cinematography to conjure an America where the land was raw, the film sheds new light on the formative years of the future president and the two women who...
Big Ask

The Big Ask (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
Andrew's mom has just died of cancer. It hits him hard and his closest friends worry about his sanity. So when Andrew and his girlfriend Hannah invite everyone to spend a week in Joshua Tree to celebrate his birthday, the friends rally around them. The first night goes well until Andrew announces that he's figured out how to cure his depression-- by sleeping with all of them at the same time. His...