Keyword: death of a spouse

Gone Girl

Gone Girl (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 149 minutes Release date: 10/02/2014
Former New York writer Nick Dunne and his beautiful wife, Amy, now trying to make ends meet in the mid-recession Midwest - appear to be the picture of contemporary marital bliss. But on the occasion of their 5th wedding anniversary, Amy goes missing. Under pressure from the police and a growing media frenzy, Nick's portrait of a perfect marriage begins to crumble. Soon his lies, deceits and...
Karate Kid

The Karate Kid (2010)

Rated: PG Runtime: 132 minutes Release date: 06/10/2010
Twelve-year-old Dre Parker could've been the most popular kid in Detroit, but his mother's latest career move has landed him in China. Dre immediately falls for his classmate Mei Ying--and the feeling is mutual--but cultural differences make such a friendship impossible. Even worse, Dre's feelings make an enemy of the class bully, and kung fu prodigy, Cheng. With no friends in a strange land, Dre...
John Wick

John Wick (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 10/23/2014
After the sudden death of his beloved wife, John Wick receives one last gift from her, a beagle puppy named Daisy, and a note imploring him not to forget how to love. But John's mourning is interrupted when his 1969 Boss Mustang catches the eye of sadistic thug Iosef Tarasov. When John refuses to sell the car, Iosef and his henchmen break into his house and steal it, beating John unconscious and...
Amour

Amour (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 127 minutes Release date: 12/18/2012
Georges and Anne are in their eighties. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, who is also a musician, lives abroad with her family. One day, Anne has an attack. The couple's bond of love is severely tested.
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.
Inception

Inception (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 142 minutes Release date: 07/15/2010
Dom Cobb is a skilled thief, the absolute best in the dangerous art of "extraction", stealing valuable secrets from deep within people's subconscious while they are dreaming, when the mind is at its most vulnerable. Cobb's rare ability has made him a coveted player in this treacherous new world of corporate espionage, but it has also made him an international fugitive and cost him everything he...
Up

Up (2009)

Rated: PG Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 05/28/2009
Carl Fredricksen is a 78-year-old balloon salesman who finally fulfills his lifelong dream of a great adventure when he ties thousands of balloons to his house and flies away to the wilds of South America. But he discovers all too late that his biggest nightmare has stowed away on the trip - an overly optimistic 8-year-old Wilderness Explorer named Russell.

An Unreal Dream: The Michael Morton Story (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
In 1986, Michael Morton's wife Christine is brutally murdered in front of their three-year-old child, and he is accused and convicted of the crime. While spending a quarter of a century in Texas prisons, he spent years pondering questions of justice and innocence. Meanwhile, a team of dedicated attorneys spend years fighting for DNA testing and investigating possible prosecutorial misconduct in...
Dir: Al Reinert
With: N/A

Sleeping With the Fishes (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
After her cheating husband dies and leaves her broke, Alexis Rodriguez Fish has been reduced to juggling humiliating odd jobs. When she goes home for a distant aunt's funeral, dreads admitting to her family that her life is a disaster. Once home, she's re-immersed in her Latin and Jewish roots, her mother confronts her about her life choices, and the tension rises. But when she takes a job in her...
Libertador

Libertador (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 10/02/2014
Simón Bolívar fought over 100 battles against the Spanish Empire in South America. He rode over 70,000 miles on horseback. His military campaigns covered twice the territory of Alexander the Great.
 His army never conquered -
 it liberated.
Babadook

The Babadook (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 05/21/2014
Six years after the violent death of her husband, Amelia is at a loss. She struggles to discipline her out of control 6-year-old, Samuel, a son she finds impossible to love. Samuel's dreams are plagued by a monster he believes is coming to kill them both. When a disturbing storybook called "the Babadook" turns up at their house, Samuel is convinced that the Babadook is the creature he's been...
Love Is Strange

Love Is Strange (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 08/21/2014
After nearly four decades together, Ben and George finally tie the knot in an idyllic wedding ceremony in lower Manhattan. But when George loses his job soon after, the couple must sell their apartment and - victims of the relentless New York City real estate market - temporarily live apart until they can find an affordable new home. While George moves in with two cops who live down stairs, Ben...
Face of Love

The Face of Love (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 03/06/2014
Five years after the death of her beloved husband Garrett, Nikki meets a man who seems his exact duplicate. Not only does this stranger possess the same deeply lined face and startling blue eyes, he also shares Garrett's kindness, humor, and passion for art. And yet he is a stranger. Romance blossoms between Nikki and this alluring doppelgänger, but she can't bring herself to tell him the truth...
Leviathan

Leviathan (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 141 minutes Release date: 12/30/2014
Contemporary Russia. Kolya lives in a small town near the Barents Sea, in North Russia. He has his own auto-repair shop which stands right next to the house where he lives with wife Lilya and his son from a prior marriage. Vadim Sergeyich, the Mayor of the town, wants to take away Kolya's business, his house and his land. First, he tries buying him off, at a price that is far less than the land is...
Into the Woods

Into the Woods (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: N/A 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...
Walk Among the Tombstones

A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 09/18/2014
Matt Scudder is an ex-NYPD cop who now works as an unlicensed private investigator operating just outside the law. When Scudder reluctantly agrees to help a heroin trafficker hunt down the men who kidnapped and then brutally murdered his wife, the PI learns that this is not the first time these men have committed this sort of twisted crime nor will it be the last. Blurring the lines between right...

The Blue Veiled (1997)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 12/04/1997
Set in rural Iran, a tale of love imperiled by social convention as shown through the bittersweet convergence of two social opposites--Nobar and Rasul--who must tackle resistance to their union from all sides of the spectrum: Here, an elderly farmer and factory-owner falls in love with one of his workers following his wife's death. His daughters and in-laws are outraged, and the old man must...
Two Faces of January

The Two Faces of January (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 05/15/2014
Intrigue begins at the Parthenon when wealthy American tourists Chester MacFarland and his young wife Collete meet American expat Rydal, a con artist working as a tour guide. Instead of becoming his latest marks, the two befriend him, but a murder at the couple's hotel puts all three on the run together and creates a precarious bond between them as the trio's allegiance is put to the test.
Tak3n

Tak3n (2015)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/08/2015
Ex-covert operative Bryan Mills' reconciliation with his ex-wife is tragically cut short when she is brutally murdered. Consumed with rage, and framed for the crime, he goes on the run to evade the relentless pursuit of the CIA, FBI and the police. For one last time, Mills must use his "particular set of skills," to track down the real killers, exact his unique brand of justice, and protect the...
Elsa & Fred

Elsa & Fred (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 11/06/2014
After losing his wife, Fred feels disturbed, confused and alone, so his daughter helps move him into a small apartment where he meets Elsa. From that moment on, everything changes. Elsa bursts into Fred's life like a whirlwind, determined to teach him that the time he has left to live-be it more or less-is precious and that he should enjoy it as he pleases.
Frontera

Frontera (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 09/04/2014
Miguel, a hardworking, devoted husband and father, crosses the Arizona-Mexico border illegally and is wrongfully accused of murdering the wife of a former sheriff. Miguel's pregnant wife lands in the hands of corrupt Mexican "Coyote" smugglers as she tries to help her husband, while the ex-lawman investigates his wife's death and unearths evidence that could destroy one family's future.
Dom Hemingway

Dom Hemingway (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 04/01/2014
Dom Hemingway is a larger-than-life safe-cracker with a loose fuse who is funny, profane, and dangerous. After twelve years in prison, he sets off with his partner in crime, Dickie, looking to collect what he's owed for keeping his mouth shut and protecting his boss Mr. Fontaine. After a near death experience, Dom tries to re-connect with his estranged daughter, but is soon drawn back into the...
Fugitive

The Fugitive (1993)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 127 minutes Release date: 08/05/1993
A desperate physician runs from the authorities after being falsely accused of killing his wife. As he drifts from town to town in search of the one-armed culprit he knows committed the murder, the doctor must navigate a series of deadly chases to elude the determined marshal on his tail.
Shrink

Shrink (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 07/23/2009
What happens when the people we count on to hold us together are barely holding it together themselves? Henry Carter is a psychiatrist with an A-list clientele, including a once-famous actress, an insecure young writer, and a comically obsessive-compulsive super agent. Henry is not in a good place, however. He has been asked to take his first pro bono case, a troubled teenage girl from a...
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 142 minutes Release date: 05/18/2005
The galaxy is weary after three long years of war. Anakin Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi have become legendary heroes in their campaigns against the droid forces of the evil General Grievous. Anakin and his secret wife, Padme Amidala, have been separated for months, and he finally reunites with her to learn that she is pregnant. He is plagued by visions of her dying in childbirth, haunting images of...