Keyword: elderly

St. Vincent

St. Vincent (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 10/09/2014
Single mother Maggie moves into a new home in Brooklyn with her 12-year old son Oliver.Forced to work long hours, she has no choice but to leave Oliver in the care of their new neighbor, Vincent, a retired curmudgeon with a penchant for alcohol and gambling. An odd friendship soon blossoms between the improbable pair. Together with a pregnant stripper named Daka, Vincent brings Oliver along on all...

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.

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.

Martha (2009)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2009
Seventy-five-year-old Martha lives alone on the outskirts of Mexico City. She has decided to end her life. Martha's journey towards death surprisingly leads her for the first time to life.
Llyn Foulkes One Man Band

Llyn Foulkes One Man Band (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 05/06/2014
The work and artistic process of Los Angeles painter and one-man-band musician Llyn Foulkes is explored in this documentary. The film follows the eccentric, perfectionist Foulkes over seven years as labors to complete two astonishing paintings, and we see Foulkes' righteous contempt for the establishment erode as he struggles to ensure he is remembered.
All Together

All Together (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 10/18/2012
Jean is a romantic revolutionary but enjoys the spoils of a bourgeois lifestyle with his wife, Annie. Annie is a retired psychiatrist who complains about not having enough time with her children and grandchildren. Albert, friendly yet senile, is the complete opposite of his energetic American wife, Jeanne, a former professor suffering from cancer. Widower Claude is an aging womanizer with an...
Kings Point

Kings Point (2011)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 30 minutes Release date: 11/29/2011
Kings Point is a retirement community located just outside of West Palm Beach, Florida. The residents include numerous transplants from New York who were lured by the promise of sunshine and palm trees. Here, we follow six longtime residents who share their stories of the challenges of starting over in a unfamiliar place late in life.
Dir: Sari Gilman
With: N/A
Archaeology of a Woman

Archaeology of a Woman (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 09/11/2014
Feisty former newspaper columnist Margaret fights to protect her freedom in spite of the dementia she cannot control. Her daughter Kate, an aspiring New York City chef, is called upstate to help her mother when Margaret is unable to find her car in a shopping plaza parking lot and has to be taken home by the police. Before returning to Manhattan, Kate installs a small surveillance camera to...
Fred Won't Move Out

Fred Won't Move Out (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 74 minutes Release date: 09/20/2012
Fred and his Alzheimer's stricken wife Susan have been living on their own with the help of their aide, Victoria. When their children come to visit Fred must come to terms with Susan's move to a home and his own approaching inability to care for himself.
Harry and Tonto

Harry and Tonto (1973)

Rated: R Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 12/31/1973
When the building he has lived in all his life is torn down, a retired teacher and widower takes his cat Tonto on a road trip across the United States.

Wrinkles (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 07/03/2014
Former bank manager Emilio is suffering from Alzheimer's and losing his memory and is dispatched to a retirement home by his family. His new roommate is a wily wheeler-dealer named Miguel, who cheerfully swindles small amounts of cash from the more befuddled residents but is also full of handy insider tips that are crucial to survival. As Emilio's health worsens, his new friends try everything...

Do You Know What My Name Is? (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 83 minutes Release date: 12/11/2014
Still without a cure, Alzheimer's disease robs its victims of their memory, their pride, and at times even their will to live. But what if simple reading, writing and calculating could counteract some of the effects of this disease? This documentary follows a research study of a treatment in Cleveland, Ohio. It pursues the answers to what it means to live a happy life, and what may be considered a...
Dir: Shigeru Ota
With: N/A
Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa

Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 10/24/2013
Irving Zisman, 86, is on a journey across America with the most unlikely companion - his 8-year-old grandson Billy. Along the way, Irving will introduce the young and impressionable Billy to people, places and situations that give new meaning to the term child-rearing. The duo will encounter male strippers, disgruntled child beauty pageant contestants (and their equally disgruntled mothers)...

A Promise (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 04/17/2014
Germany, 1912. A young man takes up a clerical post in a steel factory and becomes the secretary to the elderly owner who is ill and confined to home. There the young man meets the owner's much younger wife and falls in love with her, but keeps his feeling secret. But when he is sent to oversee the owner's mines in Mexico, the wife's reaction reveals that she returns his feelings. She promises...
Hundraåringen som klev ut genom fönstret och försvann

Hundraåringen som klev ut genom fönstret och försvann (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 12/24/2013
A 100-year-old man decides it is not too late to start over. For most people it would be the adventure of a lifetime, but Allan Karlsson's unexpected journey is not his first. For a century, he has made the world uncertain and now he is on the loose again.
Unfinished Song

Unfinished Song (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 06/20/2013
Arthur is a grumpy pensioner who is reluctantly inspired by his wife Marion to join a highly unconventional local choir. At odds with his son James, it is left to choir director Elizabeth to try to persuade Arthur that he can learn to embrace life. Arthur must confront the undercurrents of his own grouchy personality as he embarks on a hilarious, life-affirming journey of musical self-discovery.

Bevor der letzte Vorhang fällt (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Here, we delve deeply into the exceptional and heart-warming stories of a group of transsexuals and drag queens in their sixties and seventies, who summon up their bravery to take to the stage one last time. For two years, they have been touring in five continents, basking in the success of a spectacular show called "Gardenia".. Now, as the show comes to a close, the glamorous aging performers...
Dir: Thomas Wallner
With: N/A

Über-Ich und Du (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 05/14/2014
Small-time crook Nick Gutlicht -- who makes a living in the illegal trade of valuable books -- is in debt and has to go underground. Nick finds a job looking after well-known, elderly philosopher Curt Ledig, who suffers from dementia. Curt can now work on the lecture nobody expects him to be able to give at an impending symposium, and Nick gets a first-rate hide-out. Their relationship soon starts...

The Secret Scripture (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 12/11/2014
The story features two points-of-view in an exploration of the case of a 100-year-old mental patient. Roseanne McNulty begins work on her autobiography, set in the 1920s, writing about her tragic childhood with her father, Joe Clear, who worked in a cemetery when he was drawn into Ireland's civil war. Flashing forward, Roseanne's psychiatrist is meanwhile investigating Roseanne as she is about to...

Quartet (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 12/06/2012
Beecham House is abuzz. The rumor circling the halls is that the home for retired musicians is soon to play host to a new resident. Word is, it's a star. For Reginald Paget, Wilfred Bond and Cecily Robson, this sort of talk is par for the course at the gossipy home. But they're in for a special shock when the new arrival turns out to be none other than their former singing partner, Jean Horton...

Selfless (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/16/2015

Mr. Kaplan (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 12/25/2014
Jacob Kaplan lives an ordinary life in Uruguay. Like many of his other Jewish friends, Jacob fled Europe for South America because of World War II. But now turning 76, he has become fed up with his community and his family's lack of interest in its own heritage. One day, Kaplan comes to suspect that a local bar owner -- a quiet, elderly German -- might be a runaway Nazi. Ignoring his family's...
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.
Cockneys Vs. Zombies

Cockneys Vs. Zombies (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 08/01/2013
The Bow Bells Care Home is under threat and the McGuire's - Andy, Terry, and Katy - need to find some way to keep their grandfather and his friends in the East End, where they belong. But, when you're robbing a bank, zombie invasions makes things a lot harder. And let's face it, they need all the help they can get when their bank-robbing experts turn out to be Mental Mickey and Davey Tuppance. As...
Still Mine

Still Mine (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 07/11/2013
89-year-old New Brunswicker Craig Morrison runs into problems with the system when he sets out to build a more suitable house for his wife Irene who is starting to lose her memory. When he attempts to use the methods his shipbuilder father taught him, Craig gets on the wrong side of an overzealous government inspector, who finds everything about the project unacceptable, including the wood that...