Keyword: motherhood


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 (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.

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...

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.
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...

Waitress (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 05/01/2007
As a favorite waitress at Joe's Diner, Jenna is also a "pie genius," naming her tantalizing confections after the tumultuous events and emotions of her daily life. She's hoping that one of her pastries, like her "Kick In The Pants" Pie, might even change her life--if she can just win that $25,000 pie contest. But when Jenna discovers that she's pregnant, she immediately bakes an "I Don't Want...
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...
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.
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...
Sens De Nos Peines

Le Sens De Nos Peines (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/11/2012
Ombline, at 22 years of age, is sentenced to three years in prison for stabbing a policeman. During her incarceration, she discovers she is pregnant and gives birth to Lucas. She exercises her right to raise Lucas for the first 18 months, after which she must turn him over to a family who will care for him for the remainder of her sentence. Ombline, however, is determined to convince the judge...

The Girl (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 12/13/2012
For two years, young Ashley Colton has survived on minimum wage jobs in south Texas while trying to prove she is fit to be a mother and regain custody of her son, bitterly convinced that he was taken from her because is poor. When she learns that her father is smuggling immigrants across the border, she is lured by the prospect of easy money into the role of a coyote. But her plan quickly goes...

I Am Here (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Freaky Friday

Freaky Friday (1976)

Rated: G Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 12/16/1976
A housewife and her teenage daughter inadvertently switch bodies and each then tries to carry on the other's normal routine.
Tokyo Tower: Okan To Boku To, Tokidoki, Oton

Tokyo Tower: Okan To Boku To, Tokidoki, Oton (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/13/2007
Born in the coal mining city in Fukuoka, Masaya grows up inheriting both sides of his parent's genes--his forever hopeless and reckless Dad, and his gentle yet strong Mom. After going into a complete downfall, his life suddenly changes when his mother is diagnosed with cancer, and she comes to live with him under the bright lights of Tokyo.
Afternoon Delight

Afternoon Delight (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 08/29/2013
Rachel is a quick-witted and lovable, yet tightly coiled, thirty-something steeped in the creative class of the bohemian, affluent Silver Lake neighborhood in Los Angeles. Everything looks just right - chic modernist home, successful husband, adorable child and a hipster wardrobe. So why is she going out of her gourd with ennui? Deadened by the stultifying realities of preschool auctions, a...

Self-Medicated (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 08/30/2007
On the edges of Las Vegas, 17-year-old Andrew's life is spiraling out of control. Unable to cope with the loss of his father, Andrew's descent into drugs and violence is gaining momentum, and the once promising young man is now headed for self-destruction. Andrew's mother, helpless to control her son and fighting an addiction of her own, refuses to watch idly as her only child destroys himself...
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...
Lion's Den

Lion's Den (2009)

Rated: None Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 07/02/2009
Tells of an ill-fated and beautiful woman who kills her two lovers and later gives birth to a son in prison. She then trys to raise her son behind bars.

Les Murs porteurs (2008)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/08/2008
Empty-nest syndrome hits Judith like a load of bricks. Just as her son is ready to head off on his own, her Holocaust-survivor mother begins slipping into Alzheimer's.

Predisposed (2008)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 15 minutes Release date: 11/29/2008
A straight arrow son is pulled into the messy mission of helping his manipulative drug addicted mother score. In working together, they realize they are not so different and that some personal qualities are deeply embedded in our genes.
Finding Mr. Right

Finding Mr. Right (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 123 minutes Release date: 11/07/2013
When a big-city, Beijing diva arrives in Seattle to give birth to the son she believes will win over her rich, married boyfriend, she's not prepared when nothing goes right. Even armed with unlimited credit cards, she's stuck in a small house, has trouble reaching her boyfriend and her driver Frank is the only person willing to spend time with her.

Femina (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/04/2014
After a gorgeous young model in Paris finds herself pregnant, she surprises all those around by deciding to have her baby.

Velsignelsen (2009)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/23/2009
Katrine has just given birth to a beautiful little girl but motherhood isn't as blissful as Katrine imagined it to be. She can't really connect emotionally with her baby, her body hurts and she feels weird. When her boyfriend Andreas has to go away for work, the new role as stay-at-home-mom makes her feel uneasy and isolated. Katrine therefore sees her new situation as an opportunity to reconnect...
Holy Girl

The Holy Girl (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 04/28/2005
In the town of La Cienaga, Amalia lives with her attractive, divorced mother, Helena, and her uncle, Freddy, in the crumbling, run-down Hotel Termas, which her family owns and runs. After choir rehearsals the girls gather in the parish church for further instruction in faith and vocation. What does God want from me? How do I discern between the temptation of the Devil and the calling of God? In...