Keyword: grandfather

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)

Rated: PG Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 07/14/2005
Most nights in the Bucket home, dinner is a watered-down bowl of cabbage soup, which young Charlie gladly shares with his mother and father and both pairs of grandparents. Every night, the last thing Charlie sees from his window is Willy Wonka's great factory, and he drifts off to sleep dreaming about what might be inside. For nearly fifteen years, no one has seen a single worker going in or...
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over

Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003)

Rated: PG Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 07/24/2003
Under-age agents Juni and Carmen Cortez set out on their most mind-blowing mission yet: journeying inside the virtual reality world of a 3-D video game designed to outsmart them, as the awe-inspiring graphics and creatures of gaming come to real life. Relying on humor, gadgetry, bravery, family bonds and lightning-quick reflexes, the Spy Kids must battle through tougher and tougher levels of the...

Black and White (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Attorney Elliot Anderson is widowed after the car-crash death of his wife. Elliot has raised his bi-racial granddaughter, Eloise, since his daughter died in childbirth. As he struggles with his grief, Elliot's world is turned upside-down when the child's African American grandmother Rowena demands that Eloise be brought under the care of her father Reggie, a drug addict who Elliot blames for the...
Orange County

Orange County (2002)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 81 minutes Release date: 01/10/2002
High school senior Shaun Brumder finds out one day that there's more to life than surfing and sunning in California's Orange County. A friend's freak surfing accident causes Shaun to seriously reassess his life. As he does so, he finds, buried in the sand, a copy of Marcus Skinner's novel, "Straight Jacket." By the time he's done reading the book, Shaun realizes that his destiny is to become a...
Hateship Loveship

Hateship Loveship (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 04/10/2014
Johanna is a profoundly shy, shabby housekeeper hired to care for Mr. McCauley and his granddaughter Sabitha. Despite her outgoing nature, Sabitha carries wounds from the death of her mother years before, while her father is a hapless recovering drug addict with a certain ragged charm. In an act of mean-spirited rebellion, Sabitha fosters a pseudo-relationship between Johanna and her father...
Simpsons Movie

The Simpsons Movie (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 07/26/2007
Homer Simpson must save the world from a catastrophe he himself created. It all begins with Homer, his new pet pig, and a leaky silo full of droppings--a combination that triggers a disaster the likes of which Springfield has never experienced. As Marge is outraged by Homer's monumental blunder, a vengeful mob descends on the Simpson household. The family makes a narrow escape, but is soon divided...
Discoverers

The Discoverers (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 05/15/2014
Washed-up history professor Lewis Birch takes his begrudging teenage kids - Zoe and Jack - on a road trip to a conference in hopes of putting his career back on track. When Lewis' estranged father Stanley goes AWOL on a Lewis and Clark historical reenactment trek, Lewis is forced to make a family detour. The Birch family find themselves on a journey of discovery and connection as they make their...
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...
Night in Old Mexico

A Night in Old Mexico (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 05/15/2014
Forced to abandon his ranch and land in Texas, cantankerous Red Bovie rejects the impulse to become complacent in his old age, hops in his Cadillac, and hightails it to Mexico. Gally, Red's grandson, whom he has just met, sits shotgun on his grandfather's brash adventure in an attempt to learn more about him. They begin a journey with a frenzied stop in a Mexican town where they meet Patty, who...
Eien No Zero

Eien No Zero (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 12/20/2013
Upon the death of their grandmother, two sibilings learn that their biological grandfather died in a kamikaze mission at the tail end of WWII. They set out to learn more about him and find a man who was alternately considered a coward for avoiding dogfights and a deeply moral person for sometimes keeping those who trained under him out of harm's way.
Deadly Code

Deadly Code (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/20/2014
Grandfather Kuzya is the leader of a Siberian criminal clan banished to live in the punishment town of Transnistria in 1985. There, he schools his grandson on the "honest criminal" code of their community, which must never be broken.
Hard Day's Night

A Hard Day's Night (1964)

Rated: G Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 08/10/1964
A rock and roll adventure that follows "a day in the life" of those four lads from Liverpool who would go on to make music history as the Beatles. This musical "mockumentary" leads us into the madness of the fab four's everyday lives where the simple act of traveling from Liverpool to London for a television performance involves escaping from the invasion of a mob of fainting teenagers...

15 años y un día (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 06/06/2013
Fourteen-year-old Jon is increasingly acting out. Feeling overwhelmed by his bad behavior, his mother sends him to the Alicante coast to live with his grandfather Max, a Bosnian War veteran and a strict disciplinarian. Jon and Max clash but the boy starts to slowly adapt to his new environment. Suddenly a shocking act of violence turns Jon's life upside down and it is up to Max to investigate who...
Avis de mistral

Avis de mistral (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/01/2014
Léa, Adrien and their little brother Théo who is deaf, are forced to spend their summer vacation in Provence with their maternal grandfather, Paul Oliveron. Paul is a boorish man whom they've never met because of an old family quarrel. The children are upset about being separated from their father for the summer and spending it with this angry man, who is no happier about the idea. After a...

BFE (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Boredom and bad decisions are a part of life in far-off places like BFE. Young and old struggle to live free or die trying. Including Grampa who has a terminal illness but won't go down without a fight. His grandson Ian, on the other hand, tries to teach the old man how to live, while at the same time, catch the eye of the troubled and angelic Ellie, whose feelings for Ian may be more than mutual...