Freedom Writers (Widescreen Edition) directed by Richard LaGravenese
Plot Outline - A young teacher (Swank) inspires her class of at-risk students to learn tolerance, apply themselves, and pursue education beyond high school.
Cast: Hilary Swank, Patrick Dempsey, Scott Glenn, Imelda Staunton, April L Hernandez, Mario, Kristin Herrera, Jacklyn Ngan, Sergio Montalvo, Jason Finn, Deance Wyatt, Vanetta Smith, Gabriel Chavarria, Hunter Parrish, Antonio Garcia
Plot Keywords: Mother Daughter Relationship, Hotel, Restaurant, What Happened To Epilogue, 1990s, Divorce, Dancing, Falsely Accused, Convenience Store, Domestic Violence, Chase, Accidental Suicide, High School, Holocaust Survivor, Writing (see more)
Plot Keywords: Mother Daughter Relationship, Hotel, Restaurant, What Happened To Epilogue, 1990s, Divorce, Dancing, Falsely Accused, Convenience Store, Domestic Violence, Chase, Accidental Suicide, High School, Holocaust Survivor, Writing, Flashback Sequence, Los Angeles California, Museum, Los Angeles Riots, Voice Over, Profanity, Racism, Gang Violence, Narration, New Job, Racial Slur, Teacher, Drive By Shooting, Lawyer, Journal, Mother Son Relationship, Marriage, Murder, Trial, Jail, Father Daughter Relationship, Based On True Story (see less)
Marie Antoinette (Widescreen) directed by Sofia Coppola
Plot Outline - The retelling of France's iconic but ill-fated queen, Marie Antoinette. From her betrothal and marriage to Louis XVI at 15 to her reign as queen at 19 and to the end of her reign as queen and ultimately the fall of Versailles.
Cast: Kirsten Dunst, Marianne Faithfull, Steve Coogan, Clara Brajman, Melodie Berenfeld, Judy Davis, Jason Schwartzman, Sebastian Armesto, Al Weaver, Shirley Henderson, Molly Shannon, Rip Torn, Jean-Christophe Bouvet, Io Bottoms, Celine Sallette
Plot Keywords: Birth, Fireworks, 1700s, Pug Dog, Mother Daughter Relationship, Party, Giving Birth, Costume Drama, Gambling, Dog, Childbirth, Shopping, Motherhood, Historical, Marie Antoinette (see more)
Little Children directed by Todd Field
Plot Outline - Little Children centers on a group of young marrieds, whose lives intersect on the playgrounds, town pools and streets of their small community in surprising and potentially dangerous ways.
Cast: Kate Winslet, Patrick Wilson, Jennifer Connelly, Gregg Edelman, Sadie Goldstein, Ty Simpkins, Noah Emmerich, Jackie Earle Haley, Phyllis Somerville, Helen Carey, Catherine Wolf, Mary B McCann, Trini Alvarado, Marsha Dietlein, Jane Adams
Plot Keywords: Heart Attack, Small Town, Mother Daughter Relationship, Internet Porn, Husband Wife Relationship, Vigilante, Extramarital Affair, Suburbia, Playground, Swimming Pool, Satirical, Suburban, Bathing Suit, Retired Policeman, Dysfunctional (see more)
Plot Keywords: Heart Attack, Small Town, Mother Daughter Relationship, Internet Porn, Husband Wife Relationship, Vigilante, Extramarital Affair, Suburbia, Playground, Swimming Pool, Satirical, Suburban, Bathing Suit, Retired Policeman, Dysfunctional, Family, Community, Temper Tantrum, Mother Son Relationship, Deliberate Cruelty, Castration, Policeman, Irreverent, Parenthood, Pornography, Psychological Drama, Panties, Feminism, Emergency Room, Reflection, Adultery, Parent Child Relationship, News Report, Football Team, Masturbation Scene, Based On Novel (see less)
Little Miss Sunshine directed by Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris
Plot Outline - A family determined to get their young daughter into the finals of a beauty pageant take a cross-country trip in their VW bus.
Cast: Abigail Breslin, Greg Kinnear, Paul Dano, Alan Arkin, Toni Collette, Steve Carell, Marc Turtletaub, Jill Talley, Brenda Canela, Julio Oscar Mechoso, Chuck Loring, Justin Shilton, Gordon Thomson, Steven Christopher Parker, Bryan Cranston
Plot Keywords: Helmet, Failure, Deadpan, Beauty, Garage, Homosexual, Running, Road Rage, Quirky, Road Trip, Wheelchair, Suicidal, Sister Sister Relationship, Heroin, Mother Daughter Relationship (see more)
Plot Keywords: Helmet, Failure, Deadpan, Beauty, Garage, Homosexual, Running, Road Rage, Quirky, Road Trip, Wheelchair, Suicidal, Sister Sister Relationship, Heroin, Mother Daughter Relationship, Child Star, Apology, Police, Sarcasm, Pageant, New Mexico, Motel, Remote Control, Mental Hospital, Popcorn, Hospital, Drug Use, Singing, Motor Bike, Ice Cream, Husband Wife Relationship, California, Loser, Color Blind, Family, Death, Reckless Driving, Dancing, Fried Chicken, Car Trouble, Singer, Vow Of Silence, Auto Mechanic, Hatred, Affection, Drug Addiction, Writing, Diner, Screaming, Volkswagen Bus, Innocence, Van, Parenthood, Girl, Mother Son Relationship, Grandfather Grandson Relationship, Gas Station, Grandfather Granddaughter Relationship, Dysfunctional Family, Suffering, Businessman, Strip Tease, Beauty Contest, Eating, Uncle Niece Relationship, Crying, Albuquerque New Mexico, Brother Sister Relationship, Driving, Computer, Pride, Dysfunctional, Beauty Pageant, Teenage Boy, Watching TV, Eye Test, Song, Dressing Room, Dancer, Father Daughter Relationship, Doctor, Optimism, Convenience Store, Telephone Call, Sprite, Pay Phone, Beach, Cigarette Smoking, Waitress, Begging, Money, Winner, Flight School, Audience, Teacher, Fired, Ambulance, Speech, Road Movie, Biker, Pier, Eyeglasses, Fat, Dead Body, Book, Male Female Relationship, Make Up, Gay Interest, Porn, Irreverent, Porn Magazine, Reading, Teacher Student Relationship, Old Man, Pornography, Porno Magazine, Mirror, Suburban, Freeway, Family Relationships, Father Son Relationship, Homosexuality, Uncle Nephew Relationship, Argument, Food, Arizona, Gay, Graduate Student, Speaker, War Wounds, Cell Phone, Motivational Speaker, Answering Machine, Death Of Father, Title Spoken By Character (see less)