Keyword: village

Van Helsing

Van Helsing (2004)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 132 minutes Release date: 05/06/2004
Gabriel Van Helsing is a man cursed with a past he cannot recall and driven by a mission he cannot deny. Charged by a secret organization to seek out and defeat evil the world over, his efforts to rid the world of its nightmareish creatures have been rewarded with the title that now follows him: murderer. Van Helsing roams the globe an outcast, a fugitive, a loner, himself hunted by those who...
Shrek Forever After

Shrek Forever After (2010)

Rated: PG Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 05/20/2010
After challenging an evil dragon, rescuing a beautiful princess and saving your in-laws' kingdom, what's an ogre to do? Well, if you're Shrek, you suddenly wind up a domesticated family man. Instead of scaring villagers away like he used to, a reluctant Shrek now agrees to autograph pitch forks. What's happened to this ogre's roar? Longing for the days when he felt like a "real ogre," Shrek is...
How to Train Your Dragon

How to Train Your Dragon (2010)

Rated: PG Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 03/25/2010
Hiccup is a Viking teenager who doesn't fit in with his tribe's longstanding tradition of heroic dragon slayers. His world is turned upside down when he encounters a dragon that challenges him and his fellow Vikings to see the world from an entirely different point of view.
Grand Seduction

The Grand Seduction (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 05/29/2014
A small fishing village must procure a local doctor to secure a lucrative business contract. When unlikely candidate and big city doctor Paul Lewis lands in their lap for a trial residence, the townsfolk rally together to charm him into staying. As the doctor's time in the village winds to a close, acting mayor Murray French has no choice but to pull out all the stops and begin "The Grand...
Last Airbender

The Last Airbender (2010)

Rated: PG Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 06/30/2010
The world is engulfed by the fires of war, and no one has the power to stop the inevitable destruction--until now. For nearly a century, the Fire Nation has waged its deadly campaign for global domination over its fellow tribal nations of Air, Water and Earth. They offer but one choice to the tribes who fall to their might-complete surrender, or complete annihilation. As the villagers vainly...
Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 178 minutes Release date: 12/18/2001
In mythic pre-historic times, a young hobbit named Frodo Baggins inherits a magic ring from his elderly cousin Bilbo. Wise to the powers that the magic ring holds, the dark Lord Sauron wants it, knowing it will enable him to enslave the people of Middle Earth. In his effort to thwart Sauron, Frodo recruits the fellowship of a wizard, an elf, a dwarf and others, on a mission to destroy the ring by...
Hundred-Foot Journey

The Hundred-Foot Journey (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 122 minutes Release date: 08/07/2014
Hassan Kadam is a culinary ingénue with the gastronomic equivalent of perfect pitch. Displaced from their native India, the Kadam family, led by Papa, settles in the quaint village of Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val in the south of France. Filled with charm, it is both picturesque and elegant - the ideal place to settle down and open an Indian restaurant, the Maison Mumbai. That is, until the chilly chef...
Devil's Hand

The Devil's Hand (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 10/09/2014
When six girls are born on the sixth day of the sixth month to different mothers in the small, devout village of New Bethlehem an ancient prophecy is set in motion -- on their 18th birthday one of the girls will become the Devil's Hand. As the day approaches and one by one the young women begin to disappear, terror overtakes the quiet community and those remaining girls band together to uncover...

Mandariinid (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 06/05/2014
Autumn in the 1990s. In an Estonian village around the time of the Abkhazian War in Georgia, two tangerine harvesters - an old man Ivo and his neighbor Markus - are the only ones who have not left. Markus wants to harvest his tangerine plantation, although Ivo is against cropping during wartime. As the war approaches and the conflict takes place before their very eyes, Ivo finds a survivor on the...
Belle et Sébastien

Belle et Sébastien (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 12/17/2013
During World War II, the arrival of German troops disrupts the peaceful life of a small village in the French Alps. Sébastien, a lonely but resourceful child who spends his days walking in the mountains, tames a huge wild dog whom he names Belle and who terrorizes sheep farmers. While the Nazis are harassing the townsfolk to discover who is helping Jews cross the Swiss border, Sébastien searches...

The Man With The Iron Fists: Sting of the Scorpion (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2014
When a stranger, Thaddeus, is found badly wounded near the village, miner Li Kung and his wife Ah Ni offer him refuge. As he heals, he becomes entrenched in a conflict that pits the townsfolk against the evil Master Ho, his nefarious Beetle Clan and the terrifying Lord Pi. With Thaddeus at his side, the mild-mannered Kung transforms into a deadly warrior.
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)

Rated: PG Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 11/16/2000
The curmudgeonly recluse Grinch, who hates Christmas, becomes annoyed with the out-of-control Christmas festivities in Whoville, the town lying below his cave dwelling on Mt. Crumpit. But after the Grinch conspires to deprive the Who's of their favorite holiday by sneaking into town on Christmas eve to steal everything associated with the holiday, he learns that the spirit of Christmas goes much...
Gori Tere Pyaar Mein

Gori Tere Pyaar Mein (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 150 minutes Release date: 11/21/2013
Sriram Venkat is a shallow guy who doesn't value relationships, family, friends, life or even his own country. He once had a passionate relationship with ex-girlfriend Dia Sharma, a firebrand social activist who wanted to change the world. What began as a physical attraction turned into a deeply emotional one, but their ideological differences eventually drove them apart. Now, however, Sriram...
Platoon

Platoon (1986)

Rated: R Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 12/18/1986
A rookie soldier struggles under the unbearable conditions of a horrible war: bugs, drugs, death, jungle rot, and hopelessness. But as he observes the differing style and attitudes of two of his commanders - one violent and one Zen-like - he comes to see the deeper conflict within the war: one of conscience.
Young Frankenstein

Young Frankenstein (1973)

Rated: PG Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 12/31/1973
Victor Frankenstein, (that's pronounced Frahnken-steen) is a neurosurgeon who has spent his life distancing himself from the legend of his grandfather who created the monster. But when Victor inherits Frankenstein Castle, he is drawn into the family business of reanimating life. Now proudly reclaiming the original pronunciation of his surname, Victor is aided in his work by his pretty assistant...
Touch of Sin

A Touch of Sin (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 10/03/2013
This portrait of modern China shows how the economic boom has impacted its citizens through the four subjects who are followed: a miner, a migrant worker, a sauna receptionist and a young factory worker.
Village

The Village (2004)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 07/29/2004
At first glance this late nineteenth century village seems picture perfect. However, this close-knit community lives with the frightening knowledge that a race of creatures resides in the woods around them. The villagers share the fear of the evil and foreboding force that lurks outside. So frightening that one dare not venture beyond "The Village" and into the woods. Despite the advice of his...
Christmas Candle

The Christmas Candle (2013)

Rated: PG Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 11/21/2013
Deep in the heart of the English countryside lies the enchanting village of Gladbury. Legend has it that every twenty-five years an angel visits the village candlemaker and touches a single candle. Whoever lights the Christmas Candle receives a miracle on Christmas Eve. But in 1890, at the dawn of the electric age, this centuries-old legend may come to an end. When David Richmond, a progressive...
Lilo and Stitch

Lilo and Stitch (2002)

Rated: PG Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 06/20/2002
The tale of a young girl's encounter with the galaxy's most wanted extraterrestrial. Lilo is a lonely Hawaiian girl who adopts a small ugly 'dog', whom she names Stitch. Stitch would be the perfect pet if he wasn't a genetic experiment that escaped from an alien planet and crash-landed on earth. Through her faith and unwavering belief in "ohana" (the Hawaiian concept of family), Lilo helps unlock...
Deer Hunter

The Deer Hunter (1978)

Rated: R Runtime: 183 minutes Release date: 11/29/1978
A group of Russian-American friends from a small Pennsylvannia industrial town prepare to leave for Vietnam. When they return from the war, their lives are indelibly changed.
Popeye

Popeye (1980)

Rated: PG Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 12/11/1980
Popeye the sailor man goes to the seaside village of Sweethaven to look for his long-lost father, Poopdeck Pappy. While there, he falls in love with Olive Oyl, who is engaged to the bullying Captain Bluto, who works for a mystery man called the Commodore, collecting taxes. Popeye and Olive find a foundling who can predict the future, and name him Swee'Pea. The baby is kidnapped and taken out to...
Pad Yatra: A Green Odyssey

Pad Yatra: A Green Odyssey (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 70 minutes Release date: 11/14/2013
The adventure of 700 people trekking across the Himalayas to save the planet's "3rd Pole," a glacial region now devastated by the climate chaos associated with global warming, is chronicled. Battling the most treacherous terrain on the planet, the trekkers spread their message of ecological compassion through human's most basic means - by walking on foot, village to village, and showing by example...
Dir: Wendy J.N. Lee
With: N/A
Chocolat

Chocolat (2000)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 12/14/2000
Vianne Rocher and her 6-year-old daughter move to a small village in southern France, near Toulouse, and open a chocolate shop across from the church, just as the town is preparing to observe Lent. The parish priest is horrified, especially since Vianne keeps her tempting shop open on Sundays. In time, the arrival of the mother/daughter team and their shop transforms the conservative and religious...
Private Peaceful

Private Peaceful (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 10/30/2014
Thomas "Tommo" Peaceful is the youngest of three brothers from a small village in England. The Peaceful brothers always do everything together, and there is an especially close bond between Tommo and his older brother Charlie. That bond is tested when they fall in love with the same girl. However, when Tommo and Charlie are shipped off to Belgium to fight in World War One, the ultimate display of...
Year One

Year One (2009)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 06/18/2009
When a couple of lazy hunter-gatherers are banished from their primitive village, they set off on an epic journey through the ancient world.