Most Popular "Institution" Titles
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2. Anne of Avonlea (1987)
230 min | Drama, Family, Romance
Anne Shirley accepts a teaching position at a girls boarding school in a town dominated by a rich and belligerant family determined to make her life miserable.
4. The Journey of Natty Gann (1985)
PG | 101 min | Family, Adventure
In the 1930s, a tomboyish girl runs away from her guardian to join her single father who is 2,000 miles away, because there was work there.
Votes: 4,122 | Gross: $2.14M
5. The Cat o' Nine Tails (1971)
Not Rated | 112 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A newspaper reporter and a retired, blind journalist try to solve a series of killings connected to a pharmaceutical company's experimental, top-secret research projects and in so doing, both become targets of the killer.
6. The Wild Child (1970)
G | 83 min | Drama
In a French forest in 1798, a child is found who cannot walk, speak, read or write. A doctor becomes interested in the child and patiently attempts to civilize him.
Votes: 6,314 | Gross: $0.06M
8. Promise (1986 TV Movie)
97 min | Drama, Family
When his mother dies, Bob not only inherits her house, but also the custody of his younger brother, who suffers from schizophrenia and epilepsy. At the age of 21, Bob promised to look after... See full summary »
9. Three on a Meathook (1972)
R | 80 min | Horror
Four girls go on a romping weekend at a lake, and have car problems on the way home. A nice local boy takes them back to his farm, where he lives with his father. Something ghastly happens,... See full summary »
10. Anna to the Infinite Power (1983)
Not Rated | 101 min | Sci-Fi
Anna Hart was always an odd child, a genius, a shoplifter, desperately afraid of flickering lights, with strange prophetic dreams. Simultaneously, several strange things begin to happen. A ... See full summary »
11. Cries from the Heart (1994 TV Movie)
120 min | Drama
Michael, a young autistic boy who has trouble with verbalization but a real talent for technology, uses a computer to plead for help after being molested at his school.
13. Larry (1974 TV Movie)
80 min | Drama
"Larry" is a true story about a man wrongly confined the California State Mental Hospital at Camarillo for 26 years, who is discovered to have average intelligence and released, and with ... See full summary »
14. Die Berührte (1981)
110 min | Drama
Doctors say that Veronika, a woman in her 20s, is schizophrenic. She is compliant, which makes her an easy target for men. She's religious, believing she is God's favorite child; she ... See full summary »
16. Mig og Charly (1978)
98 min | Drama
Youth film about friendship between two boys from very different backgrounds. Steffen finish school and do not really know what he wants. He lives at home with his mother, who is a ... See full summary »
19. Himmelfall (2002)
83 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
Reidar is a resident at Solihøgda psychiatric institution. He is expecting the Earth to be hit by a huge meteor any time now, but until then he is busy trying to keep his fellow patient, ... See full summary »
21. Eden (III) (2014)
15 min | Short, Action, Drama
In Eden, a society where homosexuality is seen as not only a sin but also a disease, a longstanding government agency detains and imprisons homosexuals in an institution where they are experimented on, to cure them of their homosexuality.
22. Alias John Preston (1955)
Approved | 71 min | Horror, Mystery, Romance
Wealthy John Preston arrives in small town Deanbridge. He invests in local businesses and gets involved in community affairs. Eventually, he meets a local belle, Sally, and wins her from ... See full summary »
23. Out Loud (I) (2011)
Not Rated | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A modern tale of friendship and love in Lebanon today. It is also a bittersweet reflection on the social struggles of the after war generation.
26. Beware (1946)
Approved | 54 min | Music, Romance
Ware College is a small Black college in Ware, Ohio. Once prominent, it is now low in attendance, low in enrollment and low on money; and at a meeting with instructors Drury and Annabelle ... See full summary »
28. Crash (1974)
90 min | Drama
Unggutten Jan opplever at hele hans tidligere liv styrter i grus i løpet av et par små sekunder. Han går rundt med motorsykkelen og våkner på sykehuset, lammet. Den første bitterheten ... See full summary »
30. School for Girls (1934)
Passed | 73 min | Crime, Drama
Annette Eldrige, who has met a young man, who happens to be a jewel thief, has been caught with some stolen jewels and is sentenced to three years in a reformatory. There a sadistic lady is... See full summary »
33. A Friend Indeed: The Bill Sackter Story (2008)
90 min | Documentary, Biography
The true story of Bill Sackter's emergence from lifelong institutionalization, to become an international hero for people with disabilities.
34. Painija (1985 TV Movie)
86 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Ageing wrestler and circus strongman is put in an institution located somewhere in a world of its own, next to an abandoned railway station with pigs running loose on the tracks in almost ... See full summary »
35. Stairway to Light (1945)
Approved | 10 min | Short, Drama, History
The story of 18th Century French physician Dr. Phillipe Pinel, whose initiated enlightened, humane treatment of the mentally ill.
36. The Crime Doctor's Gamble (1947)
Passed | 66 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
On a lecture/vacation visit to Paris, Dr. Ordway drops in on his friend, the Prefecture of Police. He becomes involved in a case involving the stabbing of an old man. The man's son, not all... See full summary »
37. Délka polibku devadesát (1965)
82 min | Comedy
Young married couple Eva and Jarda Tuma (Dana Syslová and Oldrich Vlach) do not have a place of their own and cannot provide for a baby. However, nature wins and Eva becomes pregnant. At ... See full summary »
41. Shaving the Castro (1996)
Not Rated | 4 min | Documentary, Short, History
Louie's Barber Shop opened in 1947, in a working class, mostly Italian Neighborhood in San Francisco called the Castro. The neighborhood has changed but Louie's is still there.
44. Dei mjuke hendene (1998)
92 min | Documentary
A lot happens in a nursing home. Soft, close, maybe absent hands. Closed, open rooms with single or double beds. Married couples separated in different corridors. A society of it's own, with humor, madness, lust, sorrow, hope, even love.
Director: Margreth Olin
49. When the Body Speaks (I) (2008)
13 min | Short, Drama, Romance
Tells the story of two institutionalized young adults, incapable of communicating with the outside world, who find a common language of their own called love.
50. Breathing Space for Paul: Intensive Neighborhood Care (1984 Video)
25 min | Documentary, Short, Crime
Director: Rodney Long