1983 National Board of Review – Top Ten Films Winner
Pinter’s semi-autobiographical play examining the surprise attraction, shy first steps, gradual flowering, and treasonous deception of a woman’s extramarital affair with her husband’s best …
In 1930’s Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings moves to Florida’s backwaters to write in peace. She feels bothered by affectionate men, editor and confused neighbors, but soon she connects and writes The Yearling, a classic of American literature.
In Liverpool , twenty-seven year-old hairdresser Rita decides to complete her basic education before having children as desired by her husband Denny. She joins a literature course in an …
An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don’t go as expected.
A broken-down, middle-aged country singer gets a new wife, reaches out to his long-lost daughter, and tries to put his troubled life back together.
Terms of Endearment
Follows hard-to-please Aurora looking for love, and her daughter’s family problems.
The life of a suburban American family is scarred after a nuclear attack.
The Big Chill
A group of seven former college friends gather for a week-end reunion at a South Carolina vacation home after the funeral of another of their college friends.
An effeminate personal assistant of a deteriorating veteran actor struggles to get him through a difficult performance of King Lear.
The Right Stuff
The story of the original Mercury 7 astronauts and their macho, seat-of-the-pants approach to the space program.
A Jewish girl disguises herself as a boy to enter religious training.