Most Popular "Grasshopper" Titles
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1. James and the Giant Peach (1996)
PG | 79 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
An orphan with terrible aunts for guardians, befriends human like bugs who live inside a giant peach, who take the boy on a journey to New York City.
2. A Bug's Life (1998)
G | 95 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
A misfit ant, looking for "warriors" to save his colony from greedy grasshoppers, recruits a group of bugs that turn out to be an inept circus troupe.
Writers: John Lasseter, Andrew Stanton, Joe Ranft, Don McEnery, Bob Shaw, Geefwee Boedoe, Jason Katz, Jorgen Klubien, Robert Lence, David Reynolds | Directors: John Lasseter, Andrew Stanton | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Dave Foley, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Hayden Panettiere
3. Short Circuit (1986)
PG | 98 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Number 5 of a group of experimental robots in a lab is electrocuted, suddenly becomes intelligent, and escapes.
4. Hidalgo (2004)
PG-13 | 136 min | Action, Adventure, Western
In 1890, a down-and-out cowboy and his horse travel to Arabia to compete in a deadly cross desert horse race.
5. Days of Heaven (1978)
PG | 94 min | Drama, Romance
A hot-tempered farm laborer convinces the woman he loves to marry their rich but dying boss so that they can have a claim to his fortune.
6. Everything Is Illuminated (2005)
PG-13 | 106 min | Comedy, Drama
A young Jewish American man endeavors to find the woman who saved his grandfather during World War II in a Ukrainian village, that was ultimately razed by the Nazis, with the help of an eccentric local.
7. Walkabout (1971)
R | 100 min | Adventure, Drama
Two young siblings are stranded in the Australian Outback and are forced to cope on their own. They meet an Australian boy on "walkabout": a ritual separation from his tribe.
8. Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995)
PG-13 | 88 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Mel Brooks' parody of the classic vampire story and its famous film adaptations.
9. Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)
R | 118 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A girl once possessed by a demon finds that it still lurks within her. Meanwhile, a priest investigates the death of the girl's exorcist.
10. The Burrowers (2008)
R | 96 min | Horror, Thriller, Western
In the Wild West a rescue party sets out to find a family of settlers that has vanished from their home under mysterious circumstances.
11. Pornô! (1981)
83 min | Drama
Three tales of the erotic: First: Two young ladies experiment with lesbianism. Second: A handsome and wealthy socialite makes a beautiful woman patiently wait to make love to him. Third: A ... See full summary »
12. Mondays in the Sun (2002)
R | 113 min | Comedy, Drama
This is the story of those who live as if every day was a constant Sunday, those who spend their Mondays in the sun. The story of people who worked in a dockyard but are now unemployed.
13. The Ruling Class (1972)
R | 154 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
A member of the House of Lords dies, leaving his estate to his son. Unfortunately, his son thinks he is Jesus Christ. The other somewhat-more respectable members of their family plot to steal the estate from him. Murder and mayhem ensues.
14. Children of the Corn: The Gathering (1996 Video)
R | 85 min | Horror, Thriller
All the kids in a town over night become feverish and have convulsions. The next day they start to become evil, change their names for those of kids killed long ago, and then start killing ... See full summary »
15. All the Little Animals (1998)
R | 112 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Bobby Platt is a mentally slow young man who escapes an abusive, hateful stepfather who has killed his pets one by one. To save himself, Bobby runs away and meets a strange old man who ... See full summary »
18. The Ballad of Cable Hogue (1970)
R | 121 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A hobo accidentally stumbles onto a water spring, and creates a profitable way station in the middle of the desert.
19. Boarding School (1978)
R | 98 min | Comedy
This film tells the story about a group of girls at an exclusive German girls boarding school. Across the lake is an exclusive boys boarding school...
20. Beginning of the End (1957)
Unrated | 76 min | Sci-Fi
Audrey Ames, an enterprising journalist, tries to get the scoop on giant grasshoppers accidentally created at the Illinois State experimental farm. She endeavors to save Chicago, despite a ... See full summary »
21. Rancho Deluxe (1975)
R | 93 min | Comedy, Romance, Western
Two drifters, of widely varying backgrounds, rustle cattle and try to avoid being caught in contemporary Montana.
23. Minuscule (2006– )
5 min | Animation, Comedy
Although children aren't entomologists, when they take a trip to the country and start roaming through fields and meadows, they do spend an incredible amount of time observing insects. ... See full summary »
24. My Mother's Castle (1990)
PG | 98 min | Adventure, Biography, Comedy
Every holiday Marcel and his family go to their cottage in the Provence (France). He likes the hills in this region. Before they arrive at the cottage they have to walk about 5 miles. With ... See full summary »
26. The Grasshopper and the Ants (1934)
Approved | 8 min | Family, Comedy, Animation
As in the classic fable, the grasshopper plays his fiddle and lives for the moment, while the industrious ants squirrel away massive amounts of food for the winter. With his song, he's able... See full summary »
27. Young Pioneers (1976 TV Movie)
97 min | Western
Pilot for TV series of the same name released in 1978. The film told the tale of Molly and David Beaton, two teenage newlyweds, in the Dakota Territory in the 1870s.
28. The Revenge of a Kinematograph Cameraman (1912)
12 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
A jilted husband takes his revenge by filming his wife and her lover and showing the result at the local cinema. This was one of Starewicz' first animated films, and stars very realistic ... See full summary »
29. It's Tough to Be a Bug (1998)
9 min | Animation, Short, Family
Flick introduces some of his friends to the audience and educates them why bugs shouldn't be seen as pests, but more as friends.
30. Little Hiawatha (1937)
9 min | Family, Animation, Comedy
The "fearless warrior" of the poem is a very small child whose pants keep falling down. He tries to shoot a grasshopper with his arrow, but the grasshopper spits in his eye. He tries to ... See full summary »
Director: David Hand
31. Secrets of Life (1956)
Passed | 70 min | Documentary, Family
A feature-length drama showing the changing World of Nature, the sky, the sea, the sun, planets,insects and volcanic action. A story of Nature's strange and intricate designs for survival and her many methods of perpetrating life.
32. The Easter Egg Adventure (2004)
PG | 87 min | Animation, Family
In the middle of the night in EggTown, a mysterious figure sneaks into a bakery shop to steal some pastries. He is chased out, thanks in large part to the keen eye of Good Gracious ... See full summary »
34. Spookley the Square Pumpkin (2005 Video)
G | 45 min | Animation, Family
Poor Spookley is a pumpkin who's shape is square rather then round. He's teased and taunted by other mean round pumpkins. But he receives help from a Scarecrow and his 2 bat side-kicks and 3 very funny spiders.
36. Lemon Grove Kids Meet the Monsters (1965)
78 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime
The adventures of the Lemon Grove Kids in this Bowery Boys inspired kiddie film.
Writers: Jim Harmon, Ron Haydock, E.M. Kevke, Ray Dennis Steckler | Directors: Peter Balakoff, Ray Dennis Steckler, Ed McWatters | Stars: Ray Dennis Steckler, Mike Kannon, Bart Carsell, Coleman Francis
38. Nature's Half Acre (1951)
Passed | 33 min | Documentary, Short, Family
The variety of wildlife in a meadow - particularly insects and flowers - is observed over the course of a year, through the use of microphotography and time-lapse photography.
39. Hop, Skip and a Chump (1942)
7 min | Family, Animation, Short
A pair of Laurel and Hardy-like crows pursue Hopalong Casserole, a wily grasshopper whose fatal mistake is to believe a closed iris shot can shield him from his enemies.
41. The Litterbug (1961)
8 min | Family, Animation, Comedy
Donald and his nephews are litterbugs: they drop garbage everywhere they go - even when they are out for a drive in Donald's car - until they are stopped by a policeman who makes them pick ... See full synopsis »
47. Mother Pluto (1936)
Approved | 9 min | Family, Comedy, Animation
A hen has taken up residence in Pluto's doghouse and laid her eggs. She steps out; Pluto comes home and the eggs all hatch, and the chicks take Pluto for mommy and won't let go. Then a ... See full summary »
48. The Border of Tong (1985)
98 min | Crime, Drama
The dark alleys and winding streets of Chinatown are forbidden places for newcomers. For years the residents sought refuge in local gambling parlors run by TONGS rival gangs fighting ... See full summary »