Keyword: women

Alpha House

Alpha House (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/20/2014
When the biggest party frat on campus is forced by the assistant dean to share their house with a sorority or face ejection from school, the boys wage an epic battle of the sexes to fight for their right to party.
What Women Want

What Women Want (2000)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 126 minutes Release date: 12/14/2000
Nick Marshall, a Chicago advertising executive, gets a whole new outlook on life when a fluke accident gives him the ability to read women's minds. At first, this "gift" provides Nick with way too much information, but he begins to realize that he can use it to good effect, especially when it comes to outwitting his new boss, Darcy Maguire. In spite of his best efforts to finesse Darcy, he soon...
Bridesmaids

Bridesmaids (2011)

Rated: R Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 05/12/2011
Thirtysomething Annie finds her life turned completely upside down when she takes on the maid of honor role in her best friend Lillian's wedding. In way over her head but determined to succeed, Annie leads a hodgepodge of bridesmaids on a wild ride down the road to the big event.
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?
Dreamgirls

Dreamgirls (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 12/14/2006
Set in the turbulent early 1960s to mid-70s, the tale follows the rise of a trio of women--Effie, Deena and Lorrell--who have formed a promising girl group called The Dreamettes. At a talent competition, they are discovered by an ambitious manager named Curtis Taylor, Jr., who offers them the opportunity of a lifetime: to become the back-up singers for headliner James "Thunder" Early. Curtis...
Terms of Endearment

Terms of Endearment (1983)

Rated: PG Runtime: 132 minutes Release date: 11/15/1983
Multiple Academy Award-winner "Terms of Endearment" (1983) has surely endeared itself to audiences both comically, and emotionally. Based off of the novel by Larry McMurtry, the film's plot focuses on the capricious relationship between a mother and her daughter. Their lives are constantly changing and the daughter fighting a bout of terminal cancer, every day is filled with drama. The lead cast...
La vie domestique

La vie domestique (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/01/2013
Juliette has left Paris to live with her family in the suburbs where she feels overwhelmed by her maternal duties and neglected by her husband Thomas, the principal at a high school for underprivileged kids. Juliette refused to become one of those stay-at-home moms who spend home all day waiting for their husbands to come home. She has met three such women in the neighborhood and realizes they...

Sex My British Job (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012
In London, undercover reporter Hsiao Hung Pai worked illegally as a maid in a brothel for several weeks and used spy camera glasses to record the goings on there -- all the while, coming under increasing pressure to prostitute herself. This subjective approach provides a personal insight into what drives undocumented Asian immigrants to become prostitutes, into the inhuman conditions in which they...
Dir: Nick Broomfield
With: N/A
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...
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...
4Play

4Play (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/20/2014
Todd is at the pinnacle of his game; a great job, great friends and more women than he knows what to do with. He owns a lounge that hosts some of the finest women and talent mid-town Chicago has to offer. Unsatisfied with his level of romantic achievements, he goes on a quest to date three women at one time. He believes the laughable exhaustion of just keeping his story straight is his only...
M Word

The M Word (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 04/29/2014
A struggling Los Angeles television station is threatened by economic downturn, possible in-house graft and massive job loss. Moxie, a children's TV show actress, becomes the de facto leader of a group of women fighting to protect their jobs after their new boss and his second-in-command arrive from New York on a devastating cost-cutting mission
Black Rock

Black Rock (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 80 minutes Release date: 05/16/2013
Three young women - Sarah, Abby and Lou - get together for a private campout at one of the iconic settings of their childhood, an empty island off the coast of Maine in order to renew their bond of sisterhood. But they quickly learn that the island is anything but empty, when they encounter three recently-returned servicemen, who have come to the island to hunt. A misunderstanding quickly turns to...

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...

Difret (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Meaza Ashenafi is a workaholic and the founder of an organization that provides free legal aid services to poor women and children in need. As a young lawyer and a tireless advocate for women she operates under the government's radar until one legal case exposes everything and threatens the survival of her work. 14-year-old Hirut Assefa is abducted while walking home from school by a 29-year-old...

Mercenaries (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/24/2014
A visiting dignitary is captured and imprisoned while touring a war zone. A team of elite female commandos is dispatched to infiltrate the women's prison and rescue her.
Night in Old Mexico

A Night in Old Mexico (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 05/15/2014
Forced to abandon his ranch and land in Texas, cantankerous Red Bovie rejects the impulse to become complacent in his old age, hops in his Cadillac, and hightails it to Mexico. Gally, Red's grandson, whom he has just met, sits shotgun on his grandfather's brash adventure in an attempt to learn more about him. They begin a journey with a frenzied stop in a Mexican town where they meet Patty, who...
Best Night Ever

Best Night Ever (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/15/2014
Bride-to-be Claire, her sister Leslie, fun-loving Zoe and quirky new friend Janet set off to Las Vegas for a one-night bachelorette party that turns out to be more than they bargained for. A series of unexpected adventures-including getting kicked out of a strip club, being mugged and getting pummeled by the reigning Las Vegas gelatin-wrestling champion, Veronica-rips them from the glitz and...
20 Feet From Stardom

20 Feet From Stardom (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 06/13/2013
Millions know their voices, but no one knows their names. This film shines a spotlight on the untold true stories of the backup singers behind some of the greatest musical legends of the 21st century. Equal amounts of triumph and heartbreak are found in this tribute to the unsung voices who brought shape and style to popular music, as the singers reflect on the conflicts, sacrifices and rewards of...
Band of Sisters

Band of Sisters (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 01/16/2014
Two nuns advocate for the rights of immigrant detainees and deportees in and around a Chicago-area deportation center. It is 50 years since Pope John XXIII opened the Second Vatican Council to let a little fresh air into the church, and most Catholic nuns in the U.S. have never looked back. Fascinating scenes of convent life prior to Vatican II contrast with those of nuns in the tumultuous and...

The Last Resort (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/20/2014
A group of women on a bachelorette party in Mexico find themselves stranded in an empty resort where something sinister is lurking.

Parched (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/20/2014
Bastards

Bastards (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/10/2014
When Rabha El Haimer was 'married' at the age of 14, she didn't know that the traditional ceremony had no legal status. Aged 16, and pregnant, she fled the violent man and his family. When her child was born, she discovered society regarded her as no better than any single mother and her cherished daughter, Salma, as a bastard. But Rabha refused to allow her circumstances to make her into a victim...
Dir: Deborah Perkin
With: N/A

French Dolls (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/20/2014
Three women are trapped in roles of their own making. Beautiful Lili, "Miss French-Speaking World" will become a media icon. Sam, the mother of three girls, is pregnant again and lies to her husband about having a boy, when they are to have twin girls. Louise has finally found a way to help her family's failing business, by sleeping her way to the top. These three women join forces to overcome...