The Manchurian Candidate (2004)

When his army unit was ambushed during the first Gulf War, Sergeant Raymond Shaw saved his fellow soldiers just as his commanding officer, then-Captain Ben Marco, was knocked unconscious. Brokering the incident for polit...

IMDB: 6.6

Director: Jonathan Demme

A Cry in the Dark (1988)

Based on the true story of Lindy Chamberlain. During a camping trip to Ayers Rock in outback Australia, she claimed that she witnessed a dingo stealing her baby daughter, Azaria, from the family tent. Azaria's body was n...

IMDB: 6.9

Director: Fred Schepisi

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018)

In this sequel to Mamma Mia!, Sophie learns about her mother's past while pregnant herself.

IMDB:

Director: Ol Parker

The Devil Wears Prada (2006)

In New York, the simple and naive just-graduated in journalism Andrea Sachs is hired to work as the second assistant of the powerful and sophisticated Miranda Priestly, the ruthless and merciless executive of the Runway...

IMDB: 6.9

Director: David Frankel

It's Complicated (2009)

When brought together at a family event, two exes find themselves oddly attracted to each other after ten years of divorce. Although the couple think that this affair will stay in a different state, it brings itself back...

IMDB: 6.6

Director: Nancy Meyers

Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)

It is the story of one Mr. Fox and his wild-ways of hen heckling, turkey taking and cider sipping, nocturnal, instinctive adventures. He has to put his wild days behind him and do what fathers do best: be responsible. He...

IMDB: 7.8

Director: Wes Anderson

Prime (2005)

In colorful, bustling modern-day Manhattan, Rafi Gardet, a beautiful 37-year-old photography producer reeling from a recent divorce, meets David Bloomberg, a handsome 23-year-old painter recently out of college. Rafi's t...

IMDB: 6.2

Director: Ben Younger

August: Osage County (2013)

Violet Weston (Meryl Streep) has cancer and a propensity for pills and alcohol. She's a difficult woman to deal with and her husband has finally had enough. Violet's family gathers including middle daughter Ivy, youngest...

IMDB: 7.2

Director: John Wells

Dark Matter (2007)

Liu Xing is a scholarship boy from China, newly arrived in Salt Lake City, a graduate student in cosmology, in Utah to study in Professor Reiser's prestigious program. Back in China, Liu Xing's parents are proud of him,...

IMDB: 6.1

Director: Shi-Zheng Chen

Adaptation. (2002)

While his latest movie Being John Malkovich (1999) is in production, screenwriter Charlie Kaufman is hired by Valerie Thomas to adapt Susan Orlean's non-fiction book "The Orchid Thief" for the screen. Thomas bought the m...

IMDB: 7.7

Director: Spike Jonze

Hope Springs (2012)

Kay and Arnold are a middle-aged couple whose marriage has declined until they are now sleeping in separate rooms and barely interact in any meaningful loving way. Finally, Kay has had enough and finds a book by Dr. Feld...

IMDB: 6.3

Director: David Frankel

The Iron Lady (2011)

Elderly and a virtual prisoner in her own home due to her concerned staff and daughter Carol, Margaret Thatcher, Britain's first woman prime minister, looks back on her life as she clears out her late husband Denis's clo...

IMDB: 6.4

Director: Phyllida Lloyd

The Hours (2002)

In 1951, Laura Brown, a pregnant housewife, is planning a party for her husband, but she can't stop reading the novel 'Mrs. Dalloway'. Clarissa Vaughn, a modern woman living in present times is throwing a party for her f...

IMDB: 7.6

Director: Stephen Daldry

Out of Africa (1985)

Follows the life of Karen Blixen, who establishes a plantation in Africa. Her life is Complicated by a husband of convenience (Bror Blixen), a true love (Denys), troubles on the plantation, schooling of the natives, war,...

IMDB: 7.2

Director: Sydney Pollack

The River Wild (1994)

The teacher Gail Hartman is facing problems with her marriage with her husband, the workaholic architect Tom Hartman. On the birthday of their son Roarke, Gail decides to leave her daughter with her parents and take her...

IMDB: 6.3

Director: Curtis Hanson

Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

Ted Kramer is a career man for whom his work comes before his family. His wife Joanna cannot take this anymore, so she decides to leave him. Ted is now faced with the tasks of housekeeping and taking care of himself and...

IMDB: 7.8

Director: Robert Benton

Doubt (2008)

It's 1964, St. Nicholas in the Bronx. A charismatic priest, Father Flynn, is trying to upend the school's strict customs, which have long been fiercely guarded by Sister Aloysius Beauvier, the iron-gloved Principal who b...

IMDB: 7.5

Director: John Patrick Shanley

Lions for Lambs (2007)

Three stories told simultaneous in ninety minutes of real time: a Republican Senator who's a presidential hopeful gives an hour-long interview to a skeptical television reporter, detailing a strategy for victory in Afgha...

IMDB: 6.2

Director: Robert Redford

Julie & Julia (2009)

Julia Child and Julie Powell - both of whom wrote memoirs - find their lives intertwined. Though separated by time and space, both women are at loose ends... until they discover that with the right combination of passion...

IMDB: 7

Director: Nora Ephron

Silkwood (1983)

Fairly accurate recounting of the story of Karen Silkwood, the Oklahoma nuclear-plant worker who blew the whistle on dangerous practices at the Kerr-McGee plant and who died under circumstances which are still under deba...

IMDB: 7.2

Director: Mike Nichols

Falling in Love (1984)

During shopping for Christmas, Frank and Molly run into each other. This fleeting short moment will start to change their lives, when they recognize each other months later in the train home and have a good time together...

IMDB: 6.5

Director: Ulu Grosbard

Florence Foster Jenkins (2016)

Florence Foster Jenkins, an heiress form NYC always wanted to be a concert pianist and play Carnegie Hall. An injury in her youth deterred that dream. So she sets out to sing her way to Carnegie Hall knowing the only way...

IMDB: 6.9

Director: Stephen Frears

Into the Woods (2014)

A witch tasks a childless baker and his wife with procuring magical items from classic fairy tales to reverse the curse put on their family tree.

IMDB: 6/10 from 115,080 Votes

Director: Rob Marshall

The Post (2017)

A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between the press and the government.

IMDB: 7.4/10 from 21,611 Votes

Director: Steven Spielberg

Mamma Mia! (2008)

The story of a bride-to-be trying to find her real father told using hit songs by the popular '70s group ABBA.

IMDB: 6.3/10 from 148,200 Votes

Director: Phyllida Lloyd

Ricki and the Flash (2015)

A musician who gave up everything for her dream of rock-and-roll stardom returns home, looking to make things right with her family.

IMDB: 6/10 from 15,712 Votes

Director: Jonathan Demme