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|Mark||8 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Characters||Cats, Witch, Fish|
|Plot||Death, Money, Loneliness, On real events|
|Place||Russia, Village, Lake|
The film represents life in a godforsaken Russian village. The only way to reach the mainland is to cross the lake by boat and a postman became the only connection with the outside world. A reserved community has been set up here. Despite the modern technologies and a spaceport nearby the people of the village live the way they would in the Neolithic Era. There is neither government nor social services or jobs. The postman's beloved woman escapes the village life and moves to the city. Postman's outboard engine gets stolen and he can no longer deliver mail. His normal pattern of life is disrupted. The postman makes a decision to leave for the city too but returns before long with no certain reason. The script is based on real characters' stories. People from the village play their own parts in the film. The search for the protagonist lasted for over a year.
|Characters||Lesbians, Teachers, Poets|
|Plot||Divorce, Jealousy, Survival, Depression, Dancing, Hunger, Money, Computers, Loneliness|
At the start of the summer, Bridget has an abortion just as she lands a much-needed job in affluent Evanston, Illinois — nannying a six-year old.
|Characters||Writers, Dogs, Cats, Students, Teachers, Models|
|Plot||Dancing, Money, Loneliness|
|Style||Soulful, Smart, Gloomy|
Anger rages in Philip as he awaits the publication of his second novel. He feels pushed out of his adopted home city by the constant crowds and noise, a deteriorating relationship with his photographer girlfriend Ashley, and his own indifference to promoting the novel. When Philip's idol Ike Zimmerman offers his isolated summer home as a refuge, he finally gets the peace and quiet to focus on his favorite subject: himself.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7.3)|
|Characters||Teens, Photographers, Girlfriends, Single mothers, Mothers, Cats, Parents|
|Plot||Power, Parenting, Cancer, Dancing, Loneliness|
|Place||Beach, USA, Aircraft|
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.
|Mark||6.8 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Characters||Teens, Gay, Cats, Architects, Surfers|
|Plot||Jealousy, Motorcycles, Love, Loneliness|
|Place||Lighthouse, Party, Beach|
Romantic comedy about two young men, their relationship and their relationship with their mothers.
|Plot||Love, Loneliness, Dancing|
|Place||France, Sea, Trains, Beach|
On the last day of summer, Louise, an old woman realizes that the last train has departed without her. She finds herself alone in a small seaside resort town, abandoned by everyone. The weather quickly turns for the worse followed by the seasonal tides. Fragile and coquettish, not nearly as well-prepared as a would-be Robinson Crusoe, Louise isn’t likely to make it through the winter. Yet, Louise takes her abandonment as a challenge. She’s going to survive, confronting the elements as well as her memories, which have found the perfect occasion to join in the adventure…
|Characters||Actors, Losers, Artists, Writers|
|Plot||Split personality, Dancing, Snow, Mental disorders, Loneliness|
|Place||Beach, Ships, Small cities|
|Style||Action, Touching, Heavy|
A talented and successful actor retires at a young age due to a perceived mental illness. Now living in a small town with his deranged sister and his best friend, we watch as their Maladies intertwine.
|Genre||fantastic, comedy, drama|
|Characters||Dogs, Fish, Farmers|
|Plot||Death, Hunger, Money, Funeral|
|Place||School, Trains, Hotels, Beach|
A world wide electrical outage occurs. Everything that requires electricity comes to a stop. Tokyo is nearly ruined. Yoshiyuki Suzuki decides to escape from Tokyo with his family.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7.7)|
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Dogs, Cats, Gay, Students, Teachers, Neighbors|
|Plot||Cancer, Investigation, Death, Dancing, Love, Money, Loneliness|
Despite grumpy 59 year-old Ove being deposed as president of his condominium association, but he keeps looking over the neighbourhood with an iron fist. When pregnant Parvaneh and her family move into the terraced house opposite Ove and she accidentally back into Ove’s mailbox, it sets off a series of unexpected changes in his life.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Dogs, Actors, Rabbits, Singers|
|Plot||Dancing, Money, Motorcycles, Computers, Loneliness|
|Place||Aircraft, Ships, Party, Beach, Deserts, Yachts|
With a new iPhone, an apartment near the Grove, and a comfortable bank account left to her by her beloved late husband, Marnie Minervini has happily relocated from New Jersey to Los Angeles to be near her daughter Lori, a successful (but still single) screenwriter, and smother her with motherly love. But when the dozens of texts, unexpected visits, and conversations dominated by unsolicited advice force Lori to draw strict personal boundaries, Marnie finds ways to channel her eternal optimism and forceful generosity to change the lives of others - as well as her own - and find a new purpose in life.
|Characters||Dogs, Lesbians, Thieves, Gay|
|Plot||Fate, Dancing, Racing, Loneliness, Cars|
|Place||Beach, France, School|
A comedy about funny adventures of the group of French people during the summer vacation.
|Characters||Girlfriends, Taxi drivers|
|Plot||Jealousy, Dancing, Motorcycles, Loneliness|
|Place||Hotels, Beach, Asia|
The 38-year-old bodybuilder Dennis would really like to find true love. He has never had a girlfriend and lives alone with his mother in a suburb of Copenhagen. When his uncle marries a girl from Thailand, Dennis decides to try his own luck on a trip to Pattaya, as it seems that love is easier to find in Thailand. He knows that his mother would never accept another woman in his life, so he lies and tells her that he is going to Germany. Dennis has never been out traveling before and the hectic Pattaya is a huge cultural shock for him. The intrusive Thai girls give big bruises to Dennis' naive picture of what love should be like, and he is about to lose hope when he unexpectedly meets the Thai woman Toi.
|Genre||thriller, drama, detective|
|Plot||Weapon, Dancing, Loneliness|
An elderly woman has secluded herself in her remote home in the French countryside, when a young foreign couple on vacation suddenly intrudes on her isolated life.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 5.2)|
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Models, Dogs, Musicians, Lawyers|
|Plot||Adventure, Love, Dancing, Money, Motorcycles, Computers, Loneliness, Cars, Happiness|
A woman struggles to escape the clutches of her overbearing, co-dependent mother, while gradually falling for a sexy, sophisticated attorney.
|Genre||fantastic, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Dogs, Gay, Cats, Pianists, Old man, Bartenders|
|Plot||Artificial Intelligence, Religious, Death, Jealousy, Political, Computers, Mind reading, Loneliness|
|Place||Party, Islands, Beach|
A service which creates holographic projections of late family members allows an elderly woman to spend time with a younger version of her deceased husband.
|Characters||Monsters, Brothers, Friends, Sharks, Turtles, Fish, Babies|
|Place||Sea, Trains, Beach|
Ruka is a young girl whose parents are separated and whose father works in an aquarium. When two boys, Umi and Sora, who were raised in the sea by dugongs, are brought to the aquarium, Ruka feels drawn to them and begins to realize that she has the same sort of supernatural connection to the ocean that they do. Umi and Sora's special power seems to be connected to strange events that have been occurring more and more frequently, such as the appearance of sea creatures far from their home territory and the disappearance of aquarium animals around the world. However, the exact nature of the boys' power and of the abnormal events is unknown, and Ruka gets drawn into investigating the mystery that surrounds her new friends.
|Genre||horror, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Hunters, Psychics, Vampire, Cats, Bartenders, Cannibals|
|Plot||Superpowers, Loneliness, Sects, Telekinesis, Abduction, Supernatural, Death, Hunger, Snow, Ghosts|
|Place||Trains, Beach, Labyrinths|
A traumatized, alcoholic Dan Torrance meets Abra, a kid who also has the ability to "shine." He tries to protect her from the True Knot, a cult whose goal is to feed off of people like them in order to remain immortal. Doctor Sleep is a sequel to Stephen King's 1977 novel "The Shining". Doctor Sleep is set several decades after the events of the first "Shining".
|Plot||Depression, Dancing, Snow, Loneliness, Social Media|
|Place||Mountains, Night Clubs|
Rémy and Mélanie are thirty years old and live in the same district in Paris. She multiplies missed appointments on social networks while he struggles to meet. Both victims of this loneliness of the big cities, at the time hyper connected where one thinks however that to meet should be simpler ... Two individuals, two courses. Without knowing it, they take two roads that will lead them in the same direction ... that of a love story?
|Mark||6 (imdb: 5.5)|
|Characters||Police, Clowns, Dogs, Cats, Lesbians, Serial killers, Snake, Monsters, Criminals|
|Plot||Death, Revenge, Depression, Dancing, Hostage|
|Place||USA, Prison, Deserts|
After barely surviving a furious shootout with the police, Baby Firefly, Otis Driftwood and Captain Spaulding are behind bars. But pure evil cannot be contained. Teaming up with Otis’ half-brother Winslow, the demented Firefly clan escape to unleash a whole new wave of murder, madness and mayhem.
|Characters||Dogs, Journalists, Horses, Chickens|
Armin, in his fourties, is a freelancer with lots of time and little money. He’s not really happy, but can’t picture living a different life. One morning the world looks the same as always, but mankind has disappeared.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama, crime|
|Characters||Police, Dogs, Taxi drivers|
|Plot||Everyday life, Robbery|
|Place||Sea, Beach, Night Clubs|
Detective Yvonne is the widow of police chief Santi, a local hero in a town on the French Riviera. When she learns he was in fact a crooked cop, she tries to right his wrongs. Crossing paths with Antoine, a victim of Santi, sets off a series of wild events.
|Country||Hungary, Germany, France|
|Characters||Police, Doctors, Gay, Cats|
|Plot||Superpowers, Dancing, Money, Chase|
A young immigrant is shot down while illegally crossing the border. Terrified and in shock, wounded Aryan can now mysteriously levitate at will. Thrown into a refugee camp, he is smuggled out by Dr Stern, intent on exploiting his extraordinary secret. Pursued by enraged camp director Laszlo, the fugitives remain on the move in search of safety and money. Inspired by Aryan's amazing powers, Stern takes a leap of faith in a world where miracles are trafficked for small change...
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Characters||Fathers, Family, Giants, Cats, Orphans|
After her mother's death, six-year-old Frida is sent to her uncle's family to live with them in the countryside. But Frida finds it hard to forget her mother and adapt to her new life.
|Country||Norway, Germany, Sweden, France, Denmark|
|Characters||Friends, Mothers, Fathers, Cats|
|Plot||Love, The escape, Dancing, Snow, Abduction, Travel|
Sixteen year-old Nisha lives a double life. At home with her family she is the perfect Pakistani daughter, but when out with her friends, she is a normal Norwegian teenager. When her father catches her in bed with her boyfriend, Nisha's two worlds brutally collide. To set an example, Nisha's parents decide to kidnap her and place her with relatives in Pakistan. Here, in a country she has never been to before, Nisha is forced to adapt to her parents' culture.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 5.5)|
|Genre||comedy, drama, western|
|Characters||Horses, Indians, Wolves, Cats, Bartenders, Singers|
|Plot||Weapon, Love, Survival, Dancing, Death, Money, Religious, Love at first sight, Happiness|
|Place||Wild West, Hotels, Beach, Mountains|
The Wild West, circa 1870. Samuel Alabaster, an affluent pioneer, ventures across the American frontier to marry the love of his life, Penelope. As his group traverses the west, the once-simple journey grows treacherous, blurring the lines between hero, villain and damsel.
|Characters||Friends, Horses, Musicians, Fish|
|Place||Italy, Sea, Beach|
|Style||To cry, Touching, Fancy|
A music group and a journalist cross the region of Basilicata by foot to attend a music festival.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Characters||Cats, Girlfriends, Cooks|
|Plot||Love, Loneliness, Cars|
Alper is in his mid 30s and a good chef at his own restaurant. He loves luxury and spends his life with one-night stands and paid love. One day, his life changes utterly as he walks into a second-hand shop where he first encounters Ada who is in her late 20s and has a shop where she designs costumes for kids. She leads a modest life and one day while looking for a book, her and Alper's paths cross
|Mark||7.4 (imdb: 5.7)|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Strong women, Bodyguards, Dogs, Fish|
|Plot||Weapon, Skirmishes, Funeral, Chase, Cars|
A counter-terrorism expert takes a job protecting a young heiress. After an attempted kidnapping puts both of their lives in danger, they must flee.
|Plot||Adventure, Robbery, Investigation, Loneliness|
Lonely, unstable gas station attendant Melinda is tired of being overshadowed by her more confident, outgoing co-worker Sheila. When the gas station is held up at gunpoint by Billy, a desperate man in need of quick cash, Melinda finds an opportunity to make a connection with the robber, regardless of who gets hurt.
|Mark||6 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Genre||fantastic, thriller, detective|
|Characters||Police, Serial killers, Pianists, Babies|
|Plot||Investigation, Time travel, Motorcycles, Abduction|
In 1988, Philadelphia police officer Thomas "Locke" Lockhart, hungry to become a detective, begins tracking a serial killer whose crimes defy scientific explanation. When the killer mysteriously resurfaces nine years later, Locke's obsession with finding the truth threatens to destroy his career, his family, and possibly his sanity.
|Place||School, Party, Beach, Hospitals|
|Time||New Year, Night|
In 1993, Max was 13 when he was offered his first camera. For 25 years he will not stop filming. The bunch of friends, the loves, the successes, the failures. From the 90s to the 2010s, it is the portrait of a whole generation that is emerging through its objective.
|Genre||drama, military, history|
|Country||Czech Republic, Slovakia, Ukraine|
|Characters||Dogs, Cats, Horses, Snipers, Childrens|
|Plot||Time travel, Loneliness, Death, Survival, Religious|
|Place||Small cities, Trains, Village|
A young Jewish boy in Poland seeks refuge in the forest during World War II where he encounters many different characters.
|Characters||Birds, Dragons, Fish, Raccoons|
|Place||Party, Beach, Forest|
As the dragons have almost disappeared from the kingdom of Bayala, the magic powers of the fairies are weakening. The fairy princesses Sera and Surah are thrilled when they discover they have the key to save the world in their hands: a dragon egg! Now the sisters must reach the dragon mountains and they embark on an adventurous journey into the unknown...
|Mark||7.2 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, adventure, family|
|Plot||Artificial Intelligence, Technology, Motorcycles, Racing, Cars|
|Place||Party, Beach, Helicopters|
|Style||Exciting, Soulful, Fascinating, Disturbing|
The life of a teenage boy is forever altered by a chance encounter with cutting edge military technology.
The young Orthodox Jew, Motti Wolkenbruch, finds himself at a turning point. His beloved mother wants him to get married and presents one marriage candidate after the other. Unfortunately none of the woman pleases him, because they all look just like her. The situation gets even more complicated, when Motti secretly falls in love with the non-Jewish girl Laura, a so-called Shiksa.
|Characters||Dogs, Criminals, Bartenders|
Herb’s life is a mess. He’s lost his welfare, can’t hold a job, can’t talk to his son, has a neighbour who won’t shut up and a diet that consists mainly of cheap beer and mushy peas. It’s no way to live and he knows it. Then he learns from a TV news report that Danish prisoners have it way better than he does: a job, accessible healthcare, the quiet of the countryside, even an HDTV. They’re practically living in hotels. He says goodbye (and good riddance) to his dingy flat and smuggles himself to Denmark aboard a cargo ship, landing in a quaint town with everything he needs -- including a bank to rob. But when he meets a friendly local barmaid and a lovable stray dog that won’t leave his side, he begins to wonder if prison really is his only chance of a fulfilling life.
|Characters||Teens, Parents, Family, Mothers|
|Plot||Time travel, Adventure, Love, Relationship, Dancing, Motorcycles, Holidays, First love|
Emile is fifteen. He lives in Montargis, between a sweet-crazy father and a mother who has always dyed his hair blond, because, it seems, he is more beautiful like that. When the girl who pleases him more than anything invites him to Venice for the holidays, he is overjoyed. Only problem, his parents decide to accompany him - This is the story of a teenager born into an unclassifiable family, the story of a first love, miraculous and fragile. This is the story of an initiatory and incredible journey where life often takes unawares, but where Venice, it will be at the rendezvous.
|Plot||Mystery, Death, Weapon, Snow|
As a couple goes on a trip to find their way back to each other, a sideshow artist and his shady entourage emerge from the woods, terrorizing them, luring them deeper into a maelstrom of psychological terror and humiliating slapstick.
|Characters||Police, Doctors, Family, Girlfriends, Lovers|
The film’s heroine is the gynaecologist Masha, whose husband leaves her. When a man leaves his wife, he carries away all her hopes for a future. Of course, it would be noble to let the husband go, but Masha is a strong woman and begins a desperate struggle for her infidel husband Misha. The power is unequal. Masha is already well in her thirties, while the fitness-trainer Oksana is just over twenty. But behind Masha stand a great experience of life and two small children. In this situation she is ready to use the entire arsenal available, including extraterrestrial forces. The young Oksana relies only on feelings. And on her fine figure, her magnificent hair and irrepressible temperament. Who will win this fight and get the prize? And what happens when the dream of one of them will become true?
|Mark||9 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Genre||drama, crime, detective|
|Characters||Gangsters, Gangsters, Cats, Orphans, Taxi drivers|
|Plot||Political, Obsession, Mystery, Investigation, Intrigue, Weapon, Money|
|Place||New York, Beach, Ghetto|
Lionel Essrog, a private detective living with Tourette syndrome, ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and best friend — a mystery that carries him from the gin-soaked jazz clubs of Harlem to the slums of Brooklyn to the gilded halls of New York's power brokers.
Three Parisian police officers are charged with driving a stranger back to the border. However, Virginie realizes their prisoner will most likely be killed upon return to his country and so goes about attempting to convince her fellow officers to release him.
|Characters||Dogs, Teachers, Birds|
Gabriel, aged 10, lives in a comfortable ex-pat neighborhood in Burundi, his ‘small country’. Gabriel is a normal kid, happy, carefree and having adventures with his friends and little sister. Then in 1993, tensions in neighboring Rwanda spill over, threatening his family and his innocence.
|Characters||Farmers, Friends, Cats, Thieves, Losers, Disabled people, Bikers|
|Plot||Dancing, Motorcycles, Travel|
In this pitch black comedy the rivalry between two neighbors escalates into an all out war. Through a maintenance error on a tractor they both end up, paralyzed, in a wheelchair. It seems they are doomed to stay together. They no longer focus their rage on each other but on the manufacturer of the tractor, in Helsinki. So get ready for a hilarious wheelchair road movie.
|Mark||6.6 (imdb: 7)|
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Place||France, Trains, Beach|
A man tries that his wife fall in love with him again, after to wake up in an alternate reality where she never knew him.
|Mark||6.4 (imdb: 5.5)|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Writers, Cats, Poets, Musicians, Sharks, Geniuses, Snake, Pilots|
|Plot||Dancing, Money, Basketball|
|Style||Light, For men|
An irreverent comedy about the misadventures of Moondog, a rebellious stoner and lovable rogue who lives large.
|Plot||Dancing, Loneliness, Radio|
In Monterrey, Mexico, a young street gang spends their days dancing to slowed-down cumbia and attending parties. After a mix-up with a local cartel, their leader is forced to migrate to the U.S. but quickly longs to return home.
|Genre||melodrama, drama, sport|
|Characters||Cats, Judge, Trainers|
|Plot||Cancer, Death, Dancing, Love, Computers, Travel|
A controlling father’s attempts to ensure that his two children succeed in high school backfire after his son experiences a career-ending sports injury. Their familial bonds are eventually placed under severe strain by an unexpected tragedy.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Characters||Journalists, Strong women, Presidential|
|Plot||Rivalry, Dancing, Love, Political|
|Place||Hotels, Party, Sea, Beach, Aircraft|
|Style||Light, Fascinating, Inspirational|
Fred Flarsky is a gifted and free-spirited journalist who has a knack for getting into trouble. Charlotte Field is one of the most influential women in the world -- a smart, sophisticated and accomplished politician. When Fred unexpectedly runs into Charlotte, he soon realizes that she was his former baby sitter and childhood crush. When Charlotte decides to make a run for the presidency, she impulsively hires Fred as her speechwriter -- much to the dismay of her trusted advisers.