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...
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.
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...
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.
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...
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...

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.
Carrie

Carrie (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 10/17/2013
Carrie White is a shy outcast at high school and has been sheltered by her deeply religious mother. When Carrie is pushed too far at her senior prom, she unleashes telekinetic terror on the entire town.
French Women

French Women (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/03/2014
Over an average hormonal cycle, i.e. 28 days, our heroines will take us all around Paris, far from its postcard clichés, unraveled by a chaotic spring season. One of these women, the spine of this story, is Ysis. Ysis is 27 and a mother of four, which might raise an eyebrow or two in these forsaken times, but was the norm 50 years ago. Her path will resemble that of those women who have walked on...

Kidnap (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/09/2014
Mommy

Mommy (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 139 minutes Release date: 09/18/2014
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.
Business of Being Born

The Business of Being Born (2008)

Rated: None Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 01/08/2008
A personal documentary tackling the controversial debate between at-home and hospital births in the U.S. The chronicle is interwoven with footage of married couples opting for home childbirth.
My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done

My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done (2009)

Rated: None Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 12/10/2009
Inspired by the true story of a San Diego man who acted out a Sophocles play in his mind and killed his mother with a sword.
Moms' Night Out

Moms' Night Out (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 05/08/2014
All Allyson and her friends want is a peaceful, grown-up evening of dinner and conversation - a long-needed moms' night out. But in order to enjoy high heels, adult conversation and food not served in a paper bag, they need their husbands to watch the kids for three hours. What could go wrong?
Leafie, A Hen Into The Wild

Leafie, A Hen Into The Wild (2011)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/28/2011
A hen named Leafie lives caged up in a chicken farm only to produce eggs. Leafie dreams of going out into the yard she sees outside of the chicken farm and to lay eggs freely. Leafie then starves herself for several days, pretending she can't lay eggs anymore. Finally, Leafie is dumped into a puddle. She is able to get away from the puddle and into the yard. A one-eyed weasel is about to eat...
Tyler Perry's The Single Moms Club

Tyler Perry's The Single Moms Club (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 03/13/2014
Five single mothers from very different walks of life whose children - thanks to a generous scholarship program - all attend an exclusive prep school called West Merryville. The mothers range from a white alpha-female career woman to an African-American fast food worker; but they find themselves united through a stroke of bad luck: each of their children has been caught for infractions - smoking...
Kelly & Cal

Kelly & Cal (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 09/04/2014
Punk-rocker turned suburban mom, Kelly, is nostalgic for a life she can no longer have and uncertain of a future she doesn't yet fit in. Seventeen-year-old Cal is frustrated at his lack of control over the hand he's been dealt. When the two strike up an unlikely friendship, it's the perfect spark needed to thrust them both back to life.
Admission

Admission (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 03/21/2013
Every spring, high school seniors anxiously await college admission letters. At Princeton University, admissions officer Portia Nathan is a gatekeeper, evaluating thousands of applicants annually. Year in and year out, Portia has lived her life by the book, at work and at the home she shares with Princeton professor Mark. When Clarence, the Dean of Admissions, announces his impending retirement...

The Speed of Life (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 84 minutes Release date: 11/29/2006
Three inner city kids spend their days skipping school, scheming and stealing video cameras from tourists. Longing for something more, the kids often fantasize about traveling to far off places and conquering evil. When the probation officer of one of the kids discovers their crimes the future of the 13 year old is in jeopardy.
Hours

The Hours (2002)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 12/26/2002
Spanning across various time periods in the 20th century, a drama revolves around three very different women: two of whom have been profoundly affected by the works of Virginia Woolf; the other woman is Woolf, herself. All three are battling with issues of freedom, responsibility and identity. As the story unfolds, they are negotiating their way through different depressive states: Virginia Woolf...
Raising Helen

Raising Helen (2004)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 05/27/2004
Helen Harris is living the life she's always dreamed of: her career at a top modeling agency is on the rise; she spends her days at fashion shows and her nights at the city's hottest clubs. But her carefree lifestyle comes to a screeching halt when one phone call changes everything. Helen soon finds herself responsible for her sister's children: 15-year-old Audrey, 10-year-old Henry, and...
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...
Long Way Down

A Long Way Down (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 01/23/2014
A disgraced TV presenter, a foul-mouthed teen, an isolated single mother and an aging pizza delivery boy - decide to end it all on New Year's Eve. When this disillusioned group of strangers unintentionally meet at Topper's Tower, a trendy jumper hotspot, they agree to call off their plans for six weeks. Their written pact inadvertently binds them together and sweeps the public up--transforming...