In the top there are new films of 2022, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Country||United Kingdom, Belgium|
|Characters||Family, Single mothers, Widows|
|Plot||Revenge, Relationship, Investigation, Religious, Seduction|
A dynamic killer thriller with its finger firmly on the pulse of stark social commentary and shattering suspense. Recently widowed mother of two Sarah is desperate to know who murdered her husband in front of her young son, rendering him mute. Coerced into helping a low-life drug dealer stash narcotics stolen from the local Mr Big, she’s forced into taking drastic action to protect her children, evolving from downtrodden submissive to take-charge vigilante.
|Characters||Teens, Friends, Neighbors, Single mothers, Artists|
Punk-rocker turned suburban mom, Kelly, is nostalgic for a life she can no longer have and uncertain of a future she doesn’t yet fit in. Seventeen-year-old Cal is frustrated at his lack of control over the hand he's been dealt. When the two strike up an unlikely friendship, it's the perfect spark needed to thrust them both back to life.
|Genre||melodrama, drama, family, sport|
When Jessica Parker’s former high school boyfriend, superstar baseball player Chase Taynor, returns to town, she finds the inspiration to reinvent her struggling diner… and revisits the past to find something even better for the future.
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Maniacs, Single mothers|
|Plot||Revenge, Pursuit, Anger|
|Style||Action, Tense, Fancy, Womens in main roles, Serious|
A divorced mother honks impatiently at a deranged middle-aged stranger at a red light while running late on her way to work. His road rage escalates to horrifyingly psychotic proportions as he becomes single-mindedly determined to teach her a deadly lesson for provoking him.
|Country||Republic of Ireland, USA, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Cannibals, Single mothers|
|Style||Womens in main roles, Touching|
When a young boy contracts a mysterious illness, his mother must decide how far she will go to protect him from terrifying forces in her past.
|Characters||Family, Single mothers, Mothers|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Parenting|
Maya Sulliway is a struggling single mom who's studying to become an accountant. When her young daughter goes off to sleepaway camp, Maya accepts a summer internship at Kizzmit, a tech company known for developing a popular social app, in order to receive college credit.
|Characters||Teens, Single mothers|
|Plot||Death, Dreams, Rivalry|
|Style||Romantic, Light, Soulful, Fascinating, Worth watching|
Dueling high school debate champs who are at odds on just about everything forge ahead with ambitious plans to get into the colleges of their dreams.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Characters||Geniuses, Family, Scientists, Child Prodigies, Surgeons|
|Plot||Dancing, Investigation, Friendship, Death, Fear|
|Place||School, Small cities|
|Style||Fascinating, Touching, Serious, Sad ones|
Naomi Watts stars as Susan, a single mother of two, working as a waitress in a small town. Her son, Henry, is an 11-year-old genius who not only manages the family finances but acts as emotional support for his mother and younger brother. When Henry discovers that the girl next door has a terrible secret, he implores Susan to take matters into her own hands in this imaginative and emotional drama.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama, military, history|
|Characters||Friends, Losers, Soldier, Good people|
|Plot||Love, War, Adventure, Sports, Travel|
|Place||China, USA, New York|
|Style||Interesting, Popular, Kind, To cry, Soulful|
A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic events - in each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do. Yet, despite all the things he has attained, his one true love eludes him. 'Forrest Gump' is the story of a man who rose above his challenges, and who proved that determination, courage, and love are more important than ability.
|Characters||Family, Babysitting, Students, Lawyers, Single mothers|
|Place||Trains, Paris, France, Kitchen|
|Style||To cry, Atmospheric, Smart, Touching, Serious|
The first part in a new series of films produced by Musée d'Orsay, 'Flight of the Red Balloon' tells the story of a French family as seen through the eyes of a Chinese student. The film was shot in August and September 2006 on location in Paris. This is Hou Hsiao-Hsien's first Western film. It is based on the classic French short The Red Balloon directed by Albert Lamorisse.
|Characters||Psychologists, Single mothers, Psychiatrists|
|Plot||Internet, Divorce, Cheating|
|Style||Psychological problems, Fascinating, Makes me think|
Claire, a 50-year-old divorced teacher, creates a fake Facebook profile of a 24-year-old woman. She finds a photo of a pretty young brunette and uses it. She has created an entirely fictional character, but why?
|Country||United Kingdom, France, Belgium|
|Characters||Disabled people, Single mothers, Poor|
|Plot||Friendship, Loneliness, Death, Depression, Political|
|Style||Sad ones, Touching, Heartbreaking|
A middle aged carpenter, who requires state welfare after injuring himself, is joined by a single mother in a similar scenario.
|Genre||thriller, comedy, drama, crime|
|Plot||Dancing, Passion, Blackmail|
Bounced from her job, Erin Grant needs money if she's to have any chance of winning back custody of her child. But, eventually, she must confront the naked truth: to take on the system, she'll have to take it all off. Erin strips to conquer, but she faces unintended circumstances when a hound dog of a Congressman zeroes in on her and sharpens the shady tools at his fingertips, including blackmail and murder.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, detective, biography, history|
|Characters||Serial killers, Strong women, Single mothers, Nurses, Mothers|
|Plot||On real events, Abduction, Investigation, Mystery, Missing people|
|Place||Court, USA, Los Angeles|
|Style||Psychological problems, Action, To cry, Fascinating, Heartbreaking|
Christine Collins is overjoyed when her kidnapped son is brought back home. But when Christine suspects that the boy returned to her isn't her child, the police captain has her committed to an asylum.
|Characters||Family, Pupils, Single mothers, Parents|
8-year-old Elli and her mother, Marlène, live in a small town by the French Riviera where they act out to relieve boredom and hide from social services. When Marlène caves in to yet another night of excess, she chooses to leave Elli behind for a man she just met. The young child must confront her mother's demons in order to get her back.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Architects, Single mothers, Parents, Mothers|
|Plot||Love, Adventure, Jealousy|
|Place||School, Office, New York|
Melanie Parker, an architect and mother of Sammy, and Jack Taylor, a newspaper columnist and father of Maggie, are both divorced. They meet one morning when overwhelmed Jack is left unexpectedly with Maggie and forgets that Melanie was to take her to school. As a result, both children miss their school field trip and are stuck with the parents. The two adults project their negative stereotypes of ex-spouses on each other, but end up needing to rely on each other to watch the children as each must save his job. Humor is added by Sammy's propensity for lodging objects in his nose and Maggie's tendency to wander.
|Genre||horror, action, thriller|
|Characters||Vampire, Terrorists, Single mothers, Mothers|
|Plot||Supernatural, Viruses, Power, Anger|
A woman with a mysterious illness is forced into action when a group of terrorists attempt to hijack a transatlantic overnight flight. In order to protect her son she will have to reveal a dark secret, and unleash the inner monster she has fought to hide.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, drama, detective|
|Country||Austria, United Kingdom, Germany, France|
|Characters||Dogs, Teens, Scientists, Single mothers, Psychiatrists|
|Plot||Love, Survival, Apocalypse, Mental disorders, Viruses|
|Style||Exciting, Psychological problems, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing|
A genetically engineered plant scatters its seeds and seems to cause uncanny changes on living creatures. The afflicted appear strange, as if they were replaced - especially for those, who are close to them. Or is it all just imagination? Thus starts a play between various truths,on which end stands the loss of the own identity.
|Style||Psychological problems, Atmospheric, Tense, Disturbing|
Liberty, a socially awkward 16-year-old, returns from two months at camp to a blindsided introduction of her mother’s fiancé, John Smith, whose charm, intelligence, and beauty paint the picture of a man too perfect to be human.
|Genre||thriller, crime, detective|
|Characters||Maniacs, Killers, Lawyers, Single mothers, Mothers|
|Plot||Abduction, Competitions, Blackmail|
A successful lawyer who, in order to save her daughter, is pressured into defending the innocence of a man slated to receive the death penalty.
|Genre||horror, thriller, drama|
|Country||Republic of Ireland, United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Teens, Monsters, Serial killers, Pupils, Single mothers|
|Plot||Dancing, Investigation, Death, Supernatural, Pursuit|
|Place||USA, Small cities|
|Time||New Year, Halloween, Winter|
|Style||Psychological problems, Action, Atmospheric, Tense, Makes me think|
Fifteen-year old John Cleaver is dangerous, and he knows it. He’s obsessed with serial killers, but really doesn’t want to become one. Terrible impulses constantly tempt him, so for his own sake, and the safety of those around, he lives by rigid rules to keep himself “good” and “normal”. However, when a real monster shows up in his town he has to let his dark side out in order to stop it – but without his rules to keep him in check, he might be more dangerous than the monster he’s trying to kill.
|Characters||Teens, Photographers, Girlfriends, Cats, Single mothers|
|Plot||Dancing, Fight, Loneliness, Breakup, Cancer|
|Place||Aircraft, Beach, USA|
|Style||Light, To cry, Fascinating, Numbers in the title|
In 1979 Santa Barbara, California, Dorothea Fields is a determined single mother in her mid-50s who is raising her adolescent son, Jamie, at a moment brimming with cultural change and rebellion. Dorothea enlists the help of two younger women – Abbie, a free-spirited punk artist living as a boarder in the Fields' home and Julie, a savvy and provocative teenage neighbour – to help with Jamie's upbringing.
|Country||Venezuela, Peru, Argentina, Germany|
|Plot||Dancing, Money, Obsession, Dolls|
A nine-year-old boy’s preening obsession with straightening his hair elicits a tidal wave of homophobic panic in his hard-working mother, in this tender but clear-eyed coming-of-age tale.
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, crime, detective|
|Characters||Police, FBI, Single mothers, Detectives|
|Plot||Friendship, Weapon, Betrayal, Power|
|Place||USA, New York|
|Style||Twisted plot, Tense, Serious, Disturbing|
Sexy New York detective and single mother Harlee Santos fell in with a tight-knit group of dirty cops, taking bribes and protection money that she uses to provide the best life for her honest, talented daughter. But when she's trapped by the FBI and forced to inform on her own "brothers," she'll have to walk the fine line between love, loyalty, honor and betrayal, and try to keep it together for her daughter's future.
|Characters||Childrens, Cats, Single mothers, Revived toys|
|Plot||Artificial Intelligence, Friendship, Technology, Conspiracies, Toys|
|Style||Tense, Creepy, Serious, Disturbing|
Karen, a single mother, gifts her son Andy a Buddi doll for his birthday, unaware of its more sinister nature. A contemporary re-imagining of the 1988 horror classic.
|Characters||Crocodiles, Lions, Hunters|
|Plot||Survival, Fight, Loneliness, Death|
|Place||Jungle, Islands, Nature, Africa|
|Style||Exciting, Fascinating, Touching, Serious|
In Botswana's Okavango Delta, an ostracized lioness and her two cubs must fight alone to survive - overcoming all manner of hazards. Their only defense is to escape to Duba Island -- and with that, an unknown future. The setting for this epic tale is one of the last regions where lions can live in the wild. Faced with dwindling land and increasing pressure from hunting, lions - like our lone lioness and her cubs - are approaching the brink of extinction.
|Characters||Firefighters, Old man, Single mothers, Poor, Mothers|
|Plot||Adventure, Friendship, Loneliness, Dolls, Birthday|
|Style||Soulful, Fascinating, Makes me think, Touching|
The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times.