Keyword: motherhood

Gravity

Gravity (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 10/03/2013
Dr. Ryan Stone, a brilliant engineer, is on her first shuttle mission with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalski. But on a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes. The shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalski completely alone, tethered to nothing but each other and spiraling out into the blackness. The deafening silence tells them they have lost any link to Earth...and any chance for...
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...

I Am (2011)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/28/2011
Four individuals struggle to find their identity and uphold their dignity in a world that is callous, cold and unsympathetic. They share a common dream, a desire to regain their lives and their identity.
Knocked Up

Knocked Up (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 132 minutes Release date: 05/31/2007
Alison Scott is an up-and-coming entertainment journalist whose 24-year-old life is on the fast track. But it gets seriously derailed when a drunken one-nighter with slacker Ben Stone results in an unwanted pregnancy. Faced with the prospect of going it alone or getting to know the baby's father, Alison decides to give the lovable doof a chance. An overgrown kid who has no desire to settle down...
Carrie

Carrie (1976)

Rated: R Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 11/15/1976
A young teenage girl wreaks telekinetic vengeance on her high school tormentors and religious-nut mother.

Ricki and the Flash (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/25/2015
Ricki Rendazzo is a 54 year old rock star who sings with her band The Flash at a dive bar in The San Fernando Valley. She is dating her guitarist, Greg, but is afraid of commitment. She receives a call from her ex-husband, Pete Brummel, who informs her that her daughter Julie is having a difficult time after her husband Max left her for another woman. Ricki flies out to Chicago to comfort her...
Away We Go

Away We Go (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 06/04/2009
Longtime thirty-something couple Burt and Verona are going to have a baby. The pregnancy progresses smoothly, but six months in, the pair is put off and put out by the cavalierly delivered news from Burt's parents Jerry and Gloria that the eccentric elder Farlanders are moving out of Colorado - thereby eliminating the expectant couple's main reason for living there. So, where, and among whom of...
Rewrite

The Rewrite (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 02/12/2015
Once upon a time, Keith Michaels was an award-winning Hollywood screenwriter, but divorce and a string of unsuccessful films have left him with nothing but bad debts and blank pages. So when his agent arranges a job as guest screenwriting professor at a remote university in upstate New York, a desperate Keith can't say no. Initially hoping to give minimal effort to actual teaching so he can focus...
Predestination

Predestination (2015)

Rated: R Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 01/08/2015
In mid-1970s New York, a man in a fedora slips into an office building's boiler room, carrying a mysterious briefcase. He uncovers a bomb and is attacked while struggling to deactivate it. He succeeds but is horribly disfigured and is transported to his agency's headquarters where he receives a new face. He's a temporal agent, traveling back and forth through time, altering history, and his...
Monster-in-Law

Monster-in-Law (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 05/12/2005
After years of looking for Mr. Right, Charlotte 'Charlie' Cantilini finally finds the ultimate man of her dreams, Kevin Fields--only to discover that his mother, Viola, is the woman of her nightmares. A recently fired news anchor who is afraid she will lose her son the way she has just lost her career, Viola determines to scare off her son's new fiance by becoming the world's worst mother-in-law...
This Is 40

This Is 40 (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 134 minutes Release date: 12/20/2012
Pete and Debbie are approaching a milestone meltdown. After years of marriage, Pete lives in a house of all females: wife Debbie and their two daughters, 8-year-old Charlotte and 13-year-old Sadie. As he struggles to keep his record label afloat, he and Debbie must figure out how to forgive, forget and enjoy the rest of their lives before they kill each other.
Little Fockers

Little Fockers (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 12/21/2010
The test of wills between Jack Byrnes and Greg Focker escalates to new heights. It has taken 10 years, two little Fockers with wife Pam and countless hurdles for Greg to finally get "in" with his tightly wound father-in-law, Jack. After the cash-strapped dad takes a job moonlighting for a drug company, however, Jack's suspicions about his favorite male nurse come roaring back. When Greg and Pam's...
Actress

Actress (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 11/06/2014
Actress Brandy Burre took an extended hiatus from her profession to start a family. Now, with two young children and a relationship that is floundering, she aspires to find her way back into the business.
Dir: Robert Greene
With: N/A
Happy Event

A Happy Event (2011)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/27/2011
A young graduate student named Barbara is madly in love with her boyfriend Nicolas and deep into writing her thesis when she learns of her pregnancy. Reeling from the initial shock, Barbara tries in vain to conform to the image of the happy expectant mother. However, instead, she finds herself annoyed by her tedious birthing classes and complaining about her suffering sex life. Once the baby is...
Nymphomaniac: Volume II

Nymphomaniac: Volume II (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 01/08/2014
Joe continues to recount her life story to Seligman. She tells him about seeing the Virgin Mary during an orgasm she had when she was young, how her sexual addition began at that time and about seeking therapy. She also tells him about her life with Jérôme and their child, and how Jérôme left with the child when her quest for extreme sensations got her involved in sadomasochism. Seligman...

Kidnap (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/08/2015
Case 39

Case 39 (2010)

Rated: R Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 09/30/2010
Devoted family services specialist Emily Jenkins has seen it all - lies, neglect, abuse - domestic horrors of every type. That is, until she takes on Case 39: the case of 10-year-old Lillith Sullivan, whose eerie, secretive family leaves Emily shaken and disturbed. When Lillith's parents attempt to harm their only child in a late-night ritual, Emily intervenes. Heartbroken by Lillith's loneliness...
Philomena

Philomena (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 11/21/2013
Philomena Lee, an Irishwoman in her 70s, became pregnant as a teenager in 1952. Her family abandoned her out of shame and sent her to a convent, where, along with other young girls in the same predicament, she was regarded as "a fallen woman." Three years later, the nuns made her give up her son Anthony for adoption in America. Lee, who was forced to sign a document promising "never to seek to...
Due Date

Due Date (2010)

Rated: R Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 11/04/2010
Peter Highman is an expectant first-time father whose wife's due date is a mere five days away. As Peter hurries to catch a flight home from Atlanta to be at her side for the birth, his best intentions go completely awry when a chance encounter with aspiring actor Ethan Tremblay forces Peter to hitch a ride with Ethan--on what turns out to be a cross-country road trip that will ultimately destroy...
Upside of Anger

Upside of Anger (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 116 minutes Release date: 03/10/2005
Sharp-witted Terry Wolfmeyer, a suburban wife and mother, has her life take an unusual turn when her husband unexpectedly disappears. Struggling to deal with his sudden absence, Terry finds herself increasingly at odds with her four headstrong daughters and regularly drowning her anger in alcohol, until she develops an offbeat relationship with her next-door neighbor, Denny. A once-great baseball...
Playdate

Playdate (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/05/2014
New mom, Amy, is not only new to the suburban life, having left her high powered job in the city to focus her attention on raising her daughter, she's also new to the mommy politics that come with it.

Breastmilk (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 05/06/2014
Why do breasts and breastfeeding excite such interest, controversy, rage and passion? Breastfeeding has made a lot of headlines lately - from the controversial photo on the cover of Time magazine to Whoopi Goldberg's public bashing of Mayor Michael Bloomberg's Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative, to military moms being criticized for breastfeeding in uniform. In this intimate exploration of the...
Dir: Dana Ben-Ari
With: N/A
Anna Karenina

Anna Karenina (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 11/15/2012
The time is 1874. Vibrant and beautiful, Anna Karenina has what any of her contemporaries would aspire to; she is the wife of Karenin, a high-ranking government official to whom she has borne a son, and her social standing in St. Petersburg could scarcely be higher. She journeys to Moscow after a letter from her philandering brother Oblonsky arrives, asking for Anna to come and help save his...
Mildred Pierce

Mildred Pierce (1944)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 12/31/1944
A woman's ambitions for her daughter change her life.
Babymakers

The Babymakers (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 08/02/2012
After trying everything to get his wife Audrey pregnant, Tommy Macklin realizes to his horror that he may be "shooting blanks." Terrified that his marriage may fall apart, Tommy recruits his friends to rob a sperm bank where he made a deposit years ago. As with any half-baked scheme, everything can and does go wrong, testing the limits of Tommy and Audrey's relationship and showing how far one...