anyone77: When Benno's parents go on a holiday, they decide to let Benno stay at Oskar's place.
Oskar, a retired electrician, is bored with life and hopes to bring back some joy into his life by watching the hyperactive Benno. Little does he know what he is getting into!
Very enjoyable 'Dennis the Menace' type of movie from Germany. Great fun and definately worth watching!
SpoiledKid: It's about a boy who's confused and caught up in a world of mixed feelings of lust and love. He feels sexual towards his mom but in the end tells himself that its wrong. This film is good because it has allot of meanings in it.
Bwana Year: 1996 Country: Spain Genre: Drama Review: Antonio, a taxi driver, his wife, and two chidren arrive one fine afternoon at a solitary beach, looking for sea-shells. However, they will find more than expected: namely, Ombasi and Yambo, two illegal African immigrants, apparently thrown back to the ocean from where they came, in search of a better life in Spain. The sun sets, and the evening, night and morning which follow see other bizarre characters entering the scene, before the Africans' and the other characters' fates are finally decided. - IMDb
Labyrinthus Year: 2014 Country: Belgium Netherlands Genre: Family Review: Frikke, a 14-year-old boy, discovers a sinister computer game that uses real children from his neighbourhood as players. In a race against time Frikke must find the evil creator of this horrible game. - IMDb
Maps to the Stars Year: 2014 Country: Canada USA France Germany Genre: Drama Review: The Weiss family is the archetypical Hollywood dynasty: father Stafford is an analyst and coach, who has made a fortune with his self-help manuals; mother Cristina mostly looks after the career of their son Benjie, 13, a child star. One of Stafford's clients, Havana, is an actress who dreams of shooting a remake of the movie that made her mother, Clarice, a star in the 60s. Clarice is dead now and visions of her come to haunt Havana at night... Adding to the toxic mix, Benjie has just come off a rehab program he joined when he was 9 and his sister, Agatha, has recently been released from a sanatorium where she was treated for criminal pyromania and befriended a limo driver Jerome who is also an aspiring actor. - IMDb
Blue Jasmine Year: 2013 Country: USA Genre: Comedy / Drama Review: Jasmine French used to be on the top of the heap as a New York socialite, but now is returning to her estranged sister in San Francisco utterly ruined. As Jasmine struggles with her haunting memories of a privileged past bearing dark realities she ignored, she tries to recover in her present. Unfortunately, it all proves a losing battle as Jasmine's narcissistic hangups and their consequences begin to overwhelm her. In doing so, her old pretensions and new deceits begin to foul up everyone's lives, especially her own. - IMDb
Empty Rooms Year: 2010 Country: USA Genre: Drama / Horror Review: A single mother and her mute, autistic son are terrorized by supernatural entities in this haunting story of love, loss and the occult. - IMDb
How to Be a Man Year: 2013 Country: USA Genre: Comedy Review: When former comedian Mark McCarthy is faced with a rare form of cancer, he hires a young, impressionable cameraman to document his crude and comical lessons on what it means to be a man for his unborn son. - IMDb
The Private Lives of Pippa Lee Year: 2009 Country: USA Genre: Comedy / Drama / Romance Review: Pippa Lee feels dislocated when she and her husband Herb move from Manhattan to a retirement community. He's older than she, they have two children who are young adults, and the daughter hardly speaks to Pippa. Pippa tells us about her life, in long flashbacks, starting with her birth to a mom who was a social dynamo and addicted to pills. As a teen, Pippa moves out and lives a hippie life until meeting Herb, who was then married to a young siren. Pippa discloses tragedies and discoveries. In the present, she's sleepwalking at night and talking from time to time with a burned-out case, the 35-year-old son of a neighbor. Can Pippa connect? - IMDb
Mr. Peabody & Sherman Year: 2014 Country: USA Genre: Animation / Adventure / Comedy / Family / Sci-Fi Review: Mr. Peabody is a business titan, inventor, scientist, gourmand, two-time Olympic medalist and genius...who also happens to be a dog. Using his most ingenious invention, the WABAC machine, Mr. Peabody and his adopted boy Sherman hurtle back in time to experience world-changing events first-hand and interact with some of the greatest characters of all time. But when Sherman breaks the rules of time travel, our two heroes find themselves in a race to repair history and save the future, while Mr. Peabody may face his biggest challenge yet - being a parent. - IMDb
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Year: 2014 Country: USA Genre: Action / Adventure / Fantasy Review: We've always known that Spider-Man's most important conflict has been within himself: the struggle between the ordinary obligations of Peter Parker and the extraordinary responsibilities of Spider-Man. But in The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Peter Parker finds that his greatest battle is about to begin. It's great to be Spider-Man (Andrew Garfield). For Peter Parker, there's no feeling quite like swinging between skyscrapers, embracing being the hero, and spending time with Gwen (Emma Stone). But being Spider-Man comes at a price: only Spider-Man can protect his fellow New Yorkers from the formidable villains that threaten the city. With the emergence of Electro (Jamie Foxx), Peter must confront a foe far more powerful than he. And as his old friend, Harry Osborn (Dane DeHaan), returns, Peter comes to realize that all of his enemies have one thing in common: Oscorp. Directed by Marc Webb. Produced by Avi Arad and Matt Tolmach. Screenplay by Alex Kurtzman & Roberto Orci & Jeff Pinkner. Screen... - IMDb