Keyword: whimsical

Grand Budapest Hotel

The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 03/06/2014
This is the tale of the adventures of Gustave H., a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune -- all against the backdrop of a suddenly and dramatically changing continent.
Aladdin

Aladdin (1992)

Rated: G Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 11/10/1992
A tale of love and fantasy involving a street wise urchin, Aladdin, a beautiful princess and a magical genie.
Truman Show

The Truman Show (1998)

Rated: PG Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 06/04/1998
The film that made critics sit up and take notice of Jim Carrey's dramatic chops, the legendary funnyman is Truman Burbank in "The Truman Show," director Peter Weir's satirical look at a man raised from infancy to adulthood in front of television cameras. Unbeknownst to him, Carrey lives in a bubble where actors have played his family and cameras have followed his every move since the day he was...

Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 03/17/2015
Kumiko is a frustrated "office lady" whose imagination transcends the confines of her mundane life. Kumiko becomes obsessed with a mysterious, battered VHS tape of a popular film she's mistaken for a documentary, fixating on a scene where a suitcase of stolen cash is buried in the desolate, frozen landscape of North Dakota. Believing this treasure to be real, she leaves behind Tokyo and her...
What If

What If (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 08/07/2014
Wallace is a medical school dropout who's been repeatedly burned by bad relationships. While everyone around him seems to be finding the perfect partner, Wallace decides to put his love life on hold. It is then that he meets Chantry, an animator who lives with her longtime boyfriend Ben. Wallace and Chantry form an instant connection, striking up a close friendship. There is no denying the...

Mr. Pig (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/14/2014
Darjeeling Limited

The Darjeeling Limited (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 09/28/2007
Three American brothers who have not spoken to each other in a year set off on a train voyage across India with a plan to find themselves and bond with each other--to become brothers again like they used to be. Their "spiritual quest," however, veers rapidly off-course (due to events involving over-the-counter pain killers, Indian cough syrup, and pepper spray), and they eventually find themselves...
Ferngully: the Last Rainforest

Ferngully: the Last Rainforest (1992)

Rated: PG Runtime: 72 minutes Release date: 04/09/1992
There's magic in the rainforest and it's called FernGully. Deep in the heart of the forest awaits a paradise filled with tiny sprites, winged fairies and tree spirits who all live in joyful harmony. But when their home is threatened by humans, one courageous sprite gives her all to save it.
Adventures of Baron Munchausen

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1989)

Rated: PG Runtime: 126 minutes Release date: 03/09/1989
In a city under siege by the Turks, elderly adventurer Baron Karl Friedrich Hieronymus von Munchhausen, relates how he sparked the war by stealing a sultan's treasure and how he set out on a wild adventure in a hot air balloon constructed of ladies' underwear to protect the city from further attack. Inspired by tales of a real-life, 18th century cavalry officer in the service of Frederick the...
2 Automnes, 3 Hivers

2 Automnes, 3 Hivers (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 06/05/2014
At thirty-three-years old, Arman is ready to make a change, starting with a run in the park. When he literally bumps into Amélie -- slightly cynical but nevertheless lovely -- on the jogging path, he becomes determined to make a connection with her. As a bit of contrived fate brings them together, Arman's best friend Benjamin suffers an unexpected stroke, relegating him to the hospital for weeks...
Toys

Toys (1992)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 12/17/1992
Whimsical Leslie Zevo may not have a head for business, but he knows fun. When his dying father leaves the toy company in the hands of Lt. General Leland Zevo, Leslie will have to use the power of imagination to save the company from becoming an arms manufacturer.
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978)

Rated: PG Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 07/23/1978
Billy Shears, grandson of the famous Sergeant Pepper must save the magical musical instruments of the band from music tycoon B.D. Brockhurst.
Mood Indigo

Mood Indigo (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 125 minutes Release date: 07/17/2014
Wealthy bachelor Colin lives in Paris, where his hobbies include developing his pianocktail (a cocktail-making piano) and devouring otherworldly dishes prepared by his trusty chef Nicolas. When Colin learns that his best friend Chick, a fellow acolyte of the philosopher Jean-Sol Partre, has a new American girlfriend, our lonely hero attends a friend's party in hopes of falling in love himself. He...
Prairie Home Companion

A Prairie Home Companion (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 06/08/2006
After 32 years, Garrison Keillor's radio variety show is coming to an end. Set on a rainy Saturday night in St. Paul, Minnesota, fans file into the Fitzgerald Theater to see "A Prairie Home Companion," a staple of radio station WLT, not knowing that WLT has been sold to a Texas conglomerate and that tonight's show will be the last. Backstage cast and crew assemble for one last hurrah. They...
Oz: The Great and Powerful

Oz: The Great and Powerful (2013)

Rated: PG Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 03/07/2013
When Oscar Diggs, a small-time circus magician with dubious ethics, is hurled from dusty Kansas to the vibrant Land of Oz, he thinks that fame and fortune are his for the taking, that is until he meets three witches, Theodora, Evanora and Glinda, who are not convinced he is the great wizard everyone has been expecting. Reluctantly drawn into the enormous problems facing the Land of Oz and its...
Robots

Robots (2005)

Rated: PG Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 03/10/2005
In a wondrously clanky universe populated solely by mechanical beings live memorable robots Rodney Copperbottom, a young genius inventor who dreams of helping robots everywhere; Cappy, a beautiful, dynamic and savvy bot with whom Rodney is instantly smitten; the nefarious corporate tyrant Ratchet who locks horns with Rodney; Bigweld, a master inventor who has lost his way; and a group of misfit...
Bruce Almighty

Bruce Almighty (2003)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 05/22/2003
Bruce Nolan is a local Eyewitness News TV reporter in Buffalo, New York, best known for doing human interest stories--which makes everyone happy but him. Bruce would much rather be replacing the soon-to-retire anchorman. Essentially, Bruce is disconnected with everything in his life and rarely misses an opportunity to complain about it. He has a loving girlfriend, Grace, who runs a day care center...
Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins (1964)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 140 minutes Release date: 08/26/1964
The world's greatest nanny turns a family upside-down. The Banks' children have chased off every nanny in London, and it's up to the magical Mary Poppins to set them right.
Barbie and The Secret Door

Barbie and The Secret Door (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/06/2014
A shy princess, Alexa, discovers a secret door in her kingdom and enters a whimsical land filled with magical creatures and surprises. Inside, Alexa meets Romy and Nori, a mermaid and a fairy, who explain that a spoiled ruler named Malucia is trying to take all the magic in the land. To her surprise, Alexa has magical powers in this world, and her new friends are certain that only she can restore...

Jellyfish Eyes (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 04/30/2014
After his father's death, young Masashi moves with his mother to a small city in the Japanese countryside. But when he discovers that their new apartment is already inhabited by a pint-sized, gravity-defying creature, Masashi begins to pull back the curtain on this sleepy town and finds that very little is what it appears to be.
Dir: Takashi Murakami
With: N/A