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|Characters||Teens, Parents, Family, Mothers|
|Plot||Time travel, Adventure, Love, Relationship, Dancing, Motorcycles, Holidays|
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.
|Mark||5 (imdb: 8.3)|
|Characters||Family, Friends, Girlfriends, Fathers|
|Plot||Love, Loneliness, Time travel, Investigation|
After getting into a near fatal car accident, Alma discovers she has a new relationship with time and uses this ability to find out the truth about her father’s death.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 5.6)|
|Characters||Doctors, Family, Friends, Actors, Girlfriends|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Fidelity, Rivalry|
|Place||Russia, India, Asia|
Lena is a talented midwife and gynaecologist, her husband Serezha is an actor at a provincial drama theatre. They are close and gentle with each other, but there is no sex. Lena suspects that Serezha has an affair, but she worries quietly and does not reveal her jealousy. Instead of sorting out her relationship with her husband, Lena starts to betray him with chance acquaintances. Gradually Lena’s parallel life gets out of control and changes her original life.
|Characters||Spy, Killers, Police, Family, Fathers|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Pursuit|
An ex-convict working undercover intentionally gets himself incarcerated again in order to infiltrate the mob at a maximum security prison.
|Genre||horror, fantasy, comedy, family|
|Characters||Parents, Family, Mothers|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Parenting|
The Addams family's lives begin to unravel when they face-off against a treacherous, greedy crafty reality-TV host while also preparing for their extended family to arrive for a major celebration.
|Characters||Parents, Doctors, Family, Mothers, Fathers|
A boy named Eli with a rare autoimmune disorder is confined to a special experimental clinic for his treatment. He soon begins experiencing supernatural forces, turning the supposedly safe facility into a haunted prison for him and his fellow patients.
The film is a parable about fear; it is a story about the attitudes of a mother and daughter deprived of love, who temporarily find mutual understanding, rallied by fear before the story invented by the mother about a cannibalistic wolf. On a philosophical level it is a reflection on the lost purity of thoughts, which is the main condition for the harmony of human life, and yet another illustration of the proverb: “The sleep of reason produces monsters”
|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||2 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Plot||Apocalypse, Travel, Survival|
|Style||Depressive, Touching, Disturbing|
Parent and child journey through the outskirts of society a decade after a pandemic has wiped out half the world's population. As a father struggles to protect his child, their bond—and the character of humanity—is tested.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Growing up|
Two popular teen boys, best friends since childhood, discover their lives, families, and girlfriends dramatically upended after an unexpected incident occurs on the night of a 17th birthday party.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, adventure, family|
The amazing story of sports commentator Stepan Vershinin, which loses its prestigious place on television. In search of a new job, he becomes part of unusual competitions.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7.5)|
|Genre||comedy, drama, history|
|Characters||Losers, Writers, Poets|
|Place||Paris, France, Hotels|
Paris, France, December 1897. The young playwright Edmond Rostand feels like a failure. Inspiration has abandoned him. Married and father of two children, desperate and penniless, he persuades the great actor Constant Coquelin to perform the main role in his new play. But there is a problem: Coquelin wants to premiere it at Christmas and Edmond has not written a single word.
|Genre||thriller, drama, detective|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Fascinating, Tense|
A woman grieving over the death of her daughter loses grip of reality when she begins to think her girl may still be alive.
|Mark||2 (imdb: 6.8)|
It tells the story of Marcos and Ana, who have been married for more than 25 years, but enter into an existential crisis that leads them to separate. The life of singles seems fascinating and exciting at first, but soon it also becomes monotonous for her and nightmarish for him.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7.3)|
|Plot||Drug addict, Relationship, Divorce|
After he and his first wife separate, journalist David Sheff struggles to help their teenage son, who goes from experimenting with drugs to becoming devastatingly addicted to methamphetamine.
|Mark||9.4 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Genre||fantasy, melodrama, musical, family|
|Plot||Love, Magic, Relationship|
A live-action adaptation of Disney's version of the classic tale of a cursed prince and a beautiful young woman who helps him break the spell.
|Mark||8.8 (imdb: 8)|
|Genre||fantastic, thriller, drama, detective|
|Country||United Kingdom, Canada, USA, Hungary|
|Characters||Family, Twins, Fathers, Friends, Hunters|
|Plot||Artificial Intelligence, Love, War, Mystery|
Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. K's discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard, a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, detective, biography|
|Country||USA, Italy, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Mafia, Police, Detectives, Mothers, Billionaires|
|Plot||Love, Abduction, Investigation, Blackmail|
The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather Jean Paul Getty to pay the ransom.
|Characters||Kings, Friends, Mothers|
|Plot||Love, Political, Death, Jealousy, Relationship, Betrayal, Intrigue|
Against the backdrop of Hamlet, two hapless minor characters, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, take centre stage. As the young double act stumble their way in and out of the action of Shakespeare’s iconic drama, they become increasingly out of their depth as their version of the story unfolds.
|Genre||thriller, drama, adventure, detective|
|Plot||Love, Survival, Hunting, Parenting|
A city teen who travels to Montana to go hunting with his estranged father only for the strained trip to become a battle for survival when they encounter a grizzly bear
|Mark||7.6 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Genre||drama, biography, history|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Kings, Friends, Soldier|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Power|
Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Characters||Family, Directors, Fathers|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Intrigue|
When a successful television writer's daughter becomes the interest of an aging filmmaker with an appalling past, he becomes worried about how to handle the situation.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 6.5)|
|Characters||Family, Friends, Fathers, Dogs, Gay|
|Plot||Love, Parenting, Computers|
Although Brad has a satisfying career, a sweet wife and a comfortable life in suburban Sacramento, things aren't quite what he imagined during his college glory days. When he accompanies his musical prodigy son on a university tour, he can't help comparing his life with those of his four best college friends who seemingly have more wealthy and glamorous lives. But when circumstances force him to reconnect with his former friends, Brad begins to question whether he has really failed or if their lives are actually more flawed than they appear.
|Mark||4.6 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Characters||Teens, Parents, Family, Friends, Fathers, Psychiatrists|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Betrayal|
|Place||New York, USA|
|Style||Makes me think, Tense|
The story of four characters whose lives intertwine amid the hustle and bustle of the Coney Island amusement park in the 1950s: Ginny, an emotionally volatile former actress now working as a waitress in a clam house; Humpty, Ginny’s rough-hewn carousel operator husband; Mickey, a handsome young lifeguard who dreams of becoming a playwright; and Carolina, Humpty’s long-estranged daughter, who is now hiding out from gangsters at her father’s apartment.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Characters||Mothers, Fathers, Wolves, Models, Orphans|
|Place||New York, USA|
The story of a young boy in the Midwest is told simultaneously with a tale about a young girl in New York from fifty years ago as they both seek the same mysterious connection.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 6.5)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, detective|
|Characters||Teens, Teachers, Family, Friends|
On the night that Jasper Jones, the town's mixed race outcast shows him the dead body of young Laura Wishart, Charlie's life is changed forever. Entrusted with this secret and believing Jasper to be innocent, Charlie embarks on a dangerous journey to find the true killer. Set over the scorching summer holidays of 1965, Charlie defeats the local racists, faces the breakup of his parents and falls head over heels in love as he discovers what it means to be truly courageous.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Characters||Family, Fathers, Lovers|
When a young man learns that his overbearing father is having an affair, he tries to stop it, only to be seduced by the older woman as well.
|Mark||8.8 (imdb: 7.9)|
|Country||Italy, France, Brazil, USA|
|Characters||Scientists, Mothers, Fathers, Gay|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Parenting, First love|
Elio Perlman is spending the summer with his family at their vacation home in Lombardy, Italy. When his father hires a handsome doctoral student, the curious 17-year-old finds himself developing a growing attraction to the young man.
|Country||Republic of Ireland, United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Jews, Fathers, Lesbians|
|Plot||Love, Death, Funeral|
A woman learns about the death of her Orthodox Jewish father, a rabbi. She returns home and has romantic feelings rekindled for her best childhood friend, who is now married to her cousin.
|Genre||drama, family, cartoon, military|
|Country||Republic of Ireland, Canada, Luxembourg, USA|
|Characters||Police, Family, Mothers, Fathers|
A headstrong young girl in Afghanistan, ruled by the Taliban, disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Characters||Police, Family, Demons, Nurses, Mothers, Fathers|
|Plot||Ghosts, Fear, Witchcraft, Supernatural|
Madrid, 1990s. After making a Ouija with friends, a teenager is besieged by dangerous supernatural presences that threaten to harm her whole family. Inspired by terrifying police files never solved.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, fantasy, melodrama, drama, detective|
|Country||Norway, France, Denmark, Sweden|
|Characters||Parents, Family, Students, Mothers, Fathers, Lesbians|
A college student starts to experience extreme seizures while studying at a university in Oslo, Norway. She soon learns that the violent episodes are a symptom of inexplicable, and often dangerous, supernatural abilities.
|Characters||Parents, Family, Neighbors, Mothers, Fathers|
|Plot||Money, Relationship, Weapon|
|Place||USA, Casino, College|
When Scott and Kate Johansen’s daughter gets into the college of her dreams it’s cause for celebration. That is, until Scott and Kate learn that the scholarship they were counting on didn’t come through, and they’re now on the hook for tuition they can’t begin to afford. With the help of their friend and neighbor Frank also in need of a major payday they decide to open an illegal casino in his suburban house, risking everything together on a Vegas-style bacchanal where money flows, inhibitions are checked at the door, and all bets are off.
The story of a busy man, who fills his time travelling to Africa, South America and the Middle East. His passion for his job has distanced him from his loved ones. He’s been divorced for three years and has since seen his son very little. When the latter disappears, he is forced to stand still, and soon discovers things about his ex-wife and, above all, his son. A terrible feeling of guilt overwhelms him and he decides to find his son at all costs...
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.7)|
|Characters||Family, Friends, Mothers, Students|
|Plot||Relationship, Parenting, Cancer, Soccer, Money|
|Place||France, Paris, Hospitals|
Claire is a midwife and has devoted her life to others. At a moment when she is preoccupied by the imminent closure of the maternity clinic where she works, her life is further turned upside down when Béatrice, her father's former mistress, turns up on the scene. Béatrice is a capricious and selfish woman, Claire's exact opposite.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.5)|
|Characters||Hackers, Friends, Fathers, Cooks|
|Plot||Wedding, Love, Relationship, Competitions, Rivalry, Adventure|
|Place||Russia, Moscow, Kitchen|
Victor Barinov at the personal request of the Russian President will go to Sochi at the world championship for professional chefs and to prove that he and his team are the best in the world! The hard struggle for the title of winner of Operations will help "dark horse" - his own son Ivan, which he suddenly found out on the eve of the championship.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 7.8)|
|Characters||Doctors, Family, Friends, Mothers, Zombie|
They're ordinary husband and wife realtors until she undergoes a dramatic change that sends them down a road of death and destruction. In a good way.
|Characters||Teens, Parents, Sisters, Babysitting, Friends, Mothers, Nephews, Family|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Parenting|
|Place||School, USA, Mansions|
Mackenzie "Mickey" Murphy is a hard-living, foul-mouthed, cigarette-smoking woman who moves to affluent Greenwich, CT to raise the spoiled kids of her wealthy sister who fled the country to avoid a federal indictment. She quickly learns what the rest of us already know - other people's children are awful.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 4.2)|
|Genre||thriller, melodrama, drama, adventure|
|Characters||Teens, Teachers, Parents, Mothers, Pupils|
|Plot||Time travel, Disasters, Love, Death, Survival, Chase, Pursuit|
Set in the wake of unknown catastrophe which has resulted in an adult-free community being led by a cabal of former high school jocks. After two members set out on a dangerous journey into the unknown to find family and hope for the future, Caleb and his vicious underling Gentry follow in hot pursuit.
|Mark||6.6 (imdb: 7.3)|
How did Sarah and Victor get along for more than 45 years? Who was this enigmatic woman living in the shadow of her husband? Love, ambition, betrayals and secrets feed the story of this extraordinary couple, as they experience both the large and small moments of the last century's history.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Plot||Jealousy, Divorce, Love, Investigation, Missing people|
|Place||New York, USA|
|Style||Fascinating, Exciting, Action|
Three friends head to the seafront for a drunken weekend, only to be imprisoned on the top floor of their holiday apartment by a malevolent paranormal force.
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, crime|
|Place||England, School, Helicopters|
Three generations of the rowdy Cutler family live as outlaws in some of Britain's richest countryside – hunting hares, ram-raiding stately homes, and taunting the police. Struggling to retain a way of life fast becoming extinct, Chad Cutler ends up caught between his father's archaic principles and trying to do right by his kids, whilst the full force of the law is finally catching up with him.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Plot||Love, Happiness, Relationship|
Leah thinks all is fine coasting along in a relationship with the ever-predictable Edward until he surprises her and enrolls her in a conflict-management class. In the class, Leah finds herself locking horns with a handsome, radio talk-show host who thrives on making waves. Through the course, Leah develops new friendships, an inner strength she never knew she had and discovers real love should never mean settling for the easy and predictable.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Genre||comedy, drama, crime, military|
|Characters||Friends, Scammers, Family, Military|
|Plot||Weapon, Love, Political, Money, Relationship|
Based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a $300 million contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 5.8)|
|Genre||melodrama, drama, musical, music|
|Plot||Time travel, Adventure, Love, Relationship, Dancing, Cancer|
|Place||India, London, Aircraft, Mountains|
Ayan falls in love with his soulmate, Alizeh, but she doesn’t reciprocate the feeling. Later, a relationship with Saba helps him realize Alizeh’s value in his life, irrespective of their relationship status.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, drama, family|
|Country||France, China, Canada|
|Characters||Family, Businessmen, Fathers, Cats, Animals|
|Plot||Adventure, Love, Body exchange|
A stuffy businessman finds himself trapped inside the body of his family's cat.
|Genre||action, comedy, melodrama|
|Plot||Adventure, Love, Happiness, Dreams, Relationship, Rivalry|
A father doesn't want his three daughters to get married. Now, it's up to three men to try to and convince the father that they're a good fit for his daughters.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7.6)|
|Genre||fantasy, drama, biography|
|Country||Chile, Japan, United Kingdom, France|
|Characters||Pregnant, Family, Friends, Fathers, Dogs, Gay, Clowns|
|Plot||Wedding, Love, Dreams, The escape, Moving, Death|
A portrait of Alejandro Jodorowsky’s young adulthood, set in the 1940s and 50s, in the electric capital city of Santiago. There, he decides to become a poet and is introduced, by destiny, into the foremost bohemian and artistic circle of the time.