Keyword: mother/son

Changeling

Changeling (2008)

Rated: R Runtime: 141 minutes Release date: 10/23/2008
Los Angeles, March 1928: On a beautiful Saturday morning in a working-class suburb, single mother Christine Collins says goodbye to her nine-year-old son, Walter, and leaves for her job as a telephone operator. But when Christine returns to their modest home, she is confronted with every parent's worst nightmare: her son has vanished. An exhaustive and fruitless search ensues, but Walter has...
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...
Man of Steel

Man of Steel (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 143 minutes Release date: 06/13/2013
A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this earth. As a young man, he makes a journey to discover where he came from and find out what he was sent here to do. Eventually, the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation and become the symbol of hope for all mankind.

The Arsonist (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/11/2014
Zoey is charged with arson and the murder of her son. But Zoey is innocent and now she must use her detective skills to go undercover and find out what really happened to her son.
Ring

The Ring (2002)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 10/17/2002
It sounded like just another urban legend--a videotape filled with nightmarish images, leading to a phone call foretelling the viewer's death in exactly seven days. As a newspaper reporter, Rachel Keller was naturally skeptical of the story, until four teenagers all met with mysterious deaths exactly one week after watching just such a tape. Allowing her investigative curiosity to get the better...
50/50

50/50 (2011)

Rated: R Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 09/29/2011
Adam Lerner has a pretty great life-with a talented, sexy, artist girlfriend and a cool job with NPR, the 27-year-old seems to have it all. But when Adam discovers he has a rare and possibly fatal form of cancer, his entire life turns to chaos. As his world starts to unravel in every way, Adam finds himself dealing with the well-meaning but totally outrageous attempts by his friends and family to...
How to Train Your Dragon 2

How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 06/12/2014
It's been five years since Hiccup and Toothless successfully united dragons and Vikings on the island of Berk. While Astrid, Snoutlout and the rest of the gang are challenging each other to dragon races (the island's new favorite contact sport), the now inseparable pair journey through the skies, charting unmapped territories and exploring new worlds. When one of their adventures leads to the...
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...
Forrest Gump

Forrest Gump (1994)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 142 minutes Release date: 07/05/1994
Forrest Gump tells his remarkable life story to a stranger while waiting for a bus. Despite his sub-normal IQ, Gump leads a truly charmed life, with a ringside seat for many of the most memorable events of the second half of the 20th century. He taught Elvis Presley to dance, became a football star and met JFK and LBJ. He served with honor in Vietnam and spoke at an anti-war rally at the...
Gambler

The Gambler (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 12/24/2014
Jim Bennett is a risk taker. Both an English professor and a high-stakes gambler, Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster and offers his own life as collateral. Always one step ahead, Bennett pits his creditor against the operator of a gambling ring and leaves his dysfunctional relationship with his wealthy mother in his wake. He plays both sides, immersing himself in an illicit...
Boyhood

Boyhood (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 164 minutes Release date: 07/10/2014
The film tracks 6-year-old Mason over life's most radically fluctuating decade, through a familiar whirl of family moves, family controversies, faltering marriages, re-marriages, new schools, first loves, lost loves, good times, scary times and a constantly unfolding mix of heartbreak and wonder. But the results are unpredictable, as one moment braids into the next, entwining into a deeply...
Psycho

Psycho (1960)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 07/30/1960
This four-time Academy Award nominated masterpiece of cinema is one of the most iconic horror films of all time. In "Psycho" (1960), Anthony Perkins stars as Norman Bates, the disturbed proprietor of a macabre motel in Alfred Hitchock's landmark triumph of terror. After a mysterious traveler, played by Janet Leigh, meets an infamous end, spine-tingling suspense builds into a scream-inducing climax...
Dark House

Dark House (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 03/13/2014
Nick Di Santo is tormented by his ability to touch someone and see exactly how they will die. On his twenty-third birthday Nick is summoned by his mother to the asylum where she has been institutionalized since his childhood. Nick is stunned by her revelation that the father he thought was dead is really alive and may know the origin of Nick's terrible gift. Nick sets out to find his father with...

The Sphere and the Labyrinth (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/27/2014
Dir: N/A
With: Lesley Ann Warren
God's Pocket

God's Pocket (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 05/08/2014
In the gritty, blue-collar neighborhood of God's Pocket, Mickey Scarpato's crazy stepson, Leon, is killed in a construction "accident," and Mickey quickly tries to bury the bad news with the body. But when a local columnist comes sniffing around for the truth, things go from bad to worse. Mickey finds himself stuck in a life-and-death struggle compounded by a body he can't bury, a wife he can't...
Blended

Blended (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 05/22/2014
After a disastrous blind date, single parents Lauren and Jim agree on only one thing: they never want to see each other again. But when they each sign up separately for a fabulous family vacation with their kids, they're all stuck sharing a suite at a luxurious African safari resort for a week.
Mommy

Mommy (2015)

Rated: R Runtime: 134 minutes Release date: 01/22/2015
In near-future Quebec, a new law allows parents to bypass the court system and commit problem children directly into state care. Nevertheless, widow Diana makes a last ditch effort to keep her volatile, 15-year-old son, Steve, out of an institution by homeschooling him with the help of a mousy, withdrawn neighbor.
Praia do Futuro

Praia do Futuro (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 02/26/2015
Donato is a lifeguard on Praia do Futuro in Brazil. When two German tourists are in distress, he is able to save one man, Konrad, but the other man drowns. While they search for the victim's body, Donato becomes attracted to Konrad and eventually follows him to Berlin to move in with him, leaving his sick mother and younger brother Ayrton behind. Eight years later, Ayrton arrives in Berlin looking...
Aloft

Aloft (2015)

Rated: R Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 05/21/2015
Spectacular Now

The Spectacular Now (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 08/01/2013
High school senior Sutter Keely is an effortless charmer and self-proclaimed "life of the party" who unexpectedly falls in love with the "nice girl" Aimee Fineky. While Aimee dreams of the future, Sutter lives in the now. And yet somehow, they're drawn together. What starts as an unlikely romance becomes a sharp-eyed, straight-up snapshot of the heady confusion and haunting passion of youth - one...
Big Momma's House

Big Momma's House (2000)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 06/01/2000
When a street-smart FBI agent is sent to Georgia to protect a beautiful single mother and her son from an escaped convict, he is forced to impersonate a crass Southern granny known as Big Momma in order to remain incognito.

Oscar Nominated Short Films 2015 (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: 326 minutes Release date: 01/29/2015
The short films nominated for 87th Academy Awards are collected into this compilation. The live action shorts are: "Aya" (France/Israel), "Boogaloo and Graham" (UK), "Butter Lamp (La Lampe au Beurre de Yak)"(France/China), "Parvaneh" (Switzerland) and "The Phone Call" (UK). Animated shorts are: "The Bigger Picture" (UK), "The Dam Keeper" (US), "Feast" (US),"Me and My Moulton" (Canada) and "A...
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With: N/A
Guilt Trip

The Guilt Trip (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 12/18/2012
Andy Brewster is about to go on the road trip of a lifetime accompanied by his overbearing mother Joyce. After deciding to start his adventure with a quick visit at mom's, Andy gets guilted into taking her along for the ride. As they cross 3,000 miles, he is constantly aggravated by her antics, but over time he comes to realize that they actually have more in common than he originally thought, and...
Jurassic Park III

Jurassic Park III (2001)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 07/17/2001
Anxious to fund research for his new theory of velociraptor intelligence, renowned paleontologist Dr. Alan Grant is persuaded by wealthy adventurer Paul Kirby and his wife Amanda to accompany them on an aerial tour of Isla Sorna. This infamous island, once InGen's site B, has become both a primordial breeding ground for John Hammond's magnificent creations and a magnet for thrill-seekers eager to...
As Good As It Gets

As Good As It Gets (1997)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 12/22/1997
Melvin Udall is a sarcastic writer who lives alone in an apartment, eats at the same restaurant each day, is afraid of germs, and generally hates people. His neighbor, Simon, is a gay artist whose dog is constantly becoming entangled in Melvin's life annoying Melvin and giving rise to much anti-homosexual sentiment on his part. Carol is a waitress at Melvin's usual eating spot who is trying to...