Keyword: Opposites

Blue Jasmine

Blue Jasmine (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 07/25/2013
After everything in her life falls to pieces, including her marriage to wealthy businessman Hal, elegant New York socialite Jasmine moves into her sister Ginger's modest apartment in San Francisco to try to pull herself back together again.
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...
Jumping the Broom

Jumping the Broom (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 05/05/2011
A collision of worlds occurs when two African-American families from divergent socioeconomic backgrounds get together one weekend in Martha's Vineyard for the wedding of Sabrina and Jason. But doubts about their impending marriage begin to seep in when they confront difficult future in-laws, pressure from friends, and revelations of dirty secrets.
In Your Eyes

In Your Eyes (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Rebecca is the soft-spoken, sheltered wife of a doctor and lives on the East coast. Dylan is an ex-con, living in New Mexico and trying to make a fresh start. When these two opposites meet, they discover a deep, metaphysical connection that blossoms into a romance.
You're Not You

You're Not You (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 10/09/2014
Kate is a suave, successful classical pianist just diagnosed with ALS. Bec is a brash college student and would-be rock singer who can barely keep her wildly chaotic affairs, romantic and otherwise, together. Yet, when Bec takes a job assisting Kate, just as Kate's marriage to Evan hits the skids, both women come to rely on what becomes an unconventional, sometimes confrontational and fiercely...
Dallas Buyers Club

Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 10/31/2013
Real-life cowboy Ron Woodroof's free-wheeling life was upended in 1985 when he was diagnosed as HIV-positive and given 30 days to live. Shunned by many of his old friends and bereft of government-approved effective medicines, Ron decided to take matters in his own hands, tracking down alternative treatments from all over the world by means both legal and illegal. Bypassing the establishment, the...
La marque des anges-Miserere

La marque des anges-Miserere (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/25/2013
Lionel Kasdan, a retired police commissioner deeply affected by the loss of his wife, investigates the death of a choir director whose body was found with mutilated eardrums. There are no witnesses and barely any clues. His investigation leads him to cross paths with Frank Salek, an Interpol agent, who investigates the mysterious disappearance of children. The latter, who is in detox and in...
Pretty One

The Pretty One (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 02/06/2014
Twin sisters Laurel and Audrey are polar opposites. Audrey has confidence, style, independence and a promising career in real estate, while awkward Laurel still lives at home with her widowed father. When Audrey returns home to celebrate their birthday, she begins to urge Laurel to break out of her shell and instigates a makeover. But before the new Laurel is revealed, the twins are in a car crash...
Daawat-e-Ishq

Daawat-e-Ishq (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 09/18/2014
A shoe salesgirl, disillusioned with love because of her encounters with dowry-seeking men, and a cook who can charm anybody with his biryani and kebabs, meet and clash in the opposite but equally spicy cultures of Hyderabad and Lucknow.
Fighting Man

A Fighting Man (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Haunted by a tragic past, undefeated, washed up boxer Sailor O'Connor is a broken man. When a fluke opportunity arises to step back in the ring, he takes it. His opponent is younger and faster, but with the support of his old fight team, Sailor pushes for this one last fight. Not knowing when to throw in the towel, Sailor must face his personal demons or die trying to stay on his feet throughout a...
Lucky Them

Lucky Them (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 05/29/2014
More interested in partying and flirting with young musicians than working, veteran rock journalist Ellie Klug has one last chance to prove her value to her magazine's editor: a no-stone-unturned search to discover what really happened to long lost rock god Matthew Smith, who also happens to be her ex-boyfriend. Teaming up with an eccentric amateur documentary filmmaker, Ellie hits the road in...
All is Bright

All is Bright (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 10/03/2013
Lie, cheat, steal it's all part of the holiday spirit for ex-con Dennis and fast-talker Rene when they try to make a quick buck selling Christmas trees in New York. For Dennis it's a chance to go straight, and for his best friend and former partner-in-crime, Rene, it's a chance to make some easy cash so he can marry Dennis's ex-wife. But for two not-very-bright guys now stuck together on the cold...
Prince Avalanche

Prince Avalanche (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 08/08/2013
Meditative and stern Alvin, and his girlfriend's dopey, insecure brother Lance, leave the city behind to spend the summer in solitude repainting traffic lines down the center of a country highway ravaged by wildfire. As they sink into their job in the remarkable landscape, they learn more than they want to about each other and their own limitations. An unlikely friendship develops through humor...
Life Partners

Life Partners (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 12/04/2014
At 29, the most long-term relationship Sasha and Paige have ever been in is with each other, using their co-dependent friendship as an excuse not to venture out into the dating world alone. But when Paige meets nerdy Tim and starts to get serious for the first time, the nature of their friendship begins to shift. Fearing she's being cast aside, Sasha tries to keep their relationship the same, but...
Delta Farce

Delta Farce (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 05/10/2007
Down on his luck after losing his job and his girlfriend on the same day, Larry decides to join his neighbor, Bill, and his combat-happy buddy, Everett, for a relaxing weekend of drinking and target practice. But when the three hapless guys are mistaken for Army Reservists by the hard-nosed Sergeant Kilgrove, they're loaded onto an army plane headed for Fallujah, Iraq--and mistakenly ejected in a...
Break-Up

The Break-Up (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 06/01/2006
Pushed to the breaking-point after their latest, "why can't you do this one little thing for me?" argument, art dealer Brooke calls it quits with her boyfriend, Gary, who hosts bus tours of Chicago. What follows is a series of remedies, war tactics, overtures and underminings suggested by the former couple's friends, confidantes and the occasional total stranger. When neither ex is willing to move...
Wagons East!

Wagons East! (1994)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 08/25/1994
A jaded bunch of Old West pioneers hire an unlucky wagonmaster to get them back east, and he runs them straight into Indian territory.
Fathers' Day

Fathers' Day (1997)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 05/08/1997
Jack Lawrence is a successful Los Angeles attorney. He's got a good job, a lovely wife, a nice home, a great car--aside from a limited amount of patience, Jack has pretty much everything he wants. Dale Putley has been on the brink of despair for so long that he's starting to enjoy the view. A would-be writer scraping out a threadbare existence in San Francisco, Dale is a bundle of neuroses just...
Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks

Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 12/11/2014
A formidable retired woman, Lily Harrison hires acerbic dance instructor Michael Minetti to give her private dance lessons -one per week for six weeks- in her gulf-front condo in St. Petersburg Beach, Florida. What begins as an incompatible relationship blossoms into an intimate friendship as these two people from very different backgrounds reveal their secrets, fears, and joys while dancing the...
Go For Sisters

Go For Sisters (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 122 minutes Release date: 11/07/2013
Bernice and Fontayne grew up so close people said they could "go for sisters," but they went down different paths. When their paths cross after twenty years, Fontayne is a recovering addict fresh out of jail and Bernice is her new parole officer. Then Bernice's son Rodney disappears at the Mexican border and she realizes she needs someone with the connections to navigate Rodney's world without...
Demi-soeur

Demi-soeur (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 02/06/2014
Nénette, who is intellectually disabled, has always lived with her mother, who raised her alone. When her mother dies, Nénette must move to an assisted living center, but when she finds out the place won't accept her pet turtle, she sets out to find her estranged father. Her journey leads her not to her father but to her father's son, Paul, an uptight pharmacist, who wants nothing to do with his...
Heat

The Heat (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 06/27/2013
Uptight and straight-laced, FBI Special Agent Sarah Ashburn is a methodical investigator with a reputation for excellence--and hyper-arrogance. Shannon Mullins, one of Boston P.D.'s "finest," is foul-mouthed and has a very short fuse, and uses her gut instinct and street smarts to catch the most elusive criminals. Neither has ever had a partner, or a friend for that matter. When these two wildly...
Bringing Down the House

Bringing Down the House (2003)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 03/02/2003
Peter Sanderson is a divorced, straight-laced, uptight attorney who still loves his ex-wife and can't figure out what he did wrong to make her leave him. However, Peter's trying to move on, and he's smitten with a brainy, bombshell barrister he's been chatting with online. However, when she comes to his house for their first face-to-face, she isn't refined, isn't Ivy League, and isn't even a...
Odd Way Home

The Odd Way Home (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 05/29/2014
Escaping her abusive life in Los Angeles, Maya goes on an uncharted journey through the great American Southwest where fate unites her with Duncan, a man with autism. The strangers from opposite worlds embark on an adventurous and inspirational road trip that redefines the notion of family.
In the Heat of the Night

In the Heat of the Night (1966)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 12/31/1966
Philadelphia cop Virgil Tibbs is a star in his hometown but a suspect when he crosses the Mason-Dixon line. Now he must team up with a bigoted cop to bring a killer to justice.