Most Popular "Only Child" Titles
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1. Ida (2013)
PG-13 | 82 min | Drama
Anna, a young novitiate nun in 1960s Poland, is on the verge of taking her vows when she discovers a dark family secret dating back to the years of the Nazi occupation.
2. The Lion King (1994)
G | 89 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama
Lion cub and future king Simba tests his limits, supported by his family, but sometimes gets in over his head.
Writers: Irene Mecchi, Jonathan Roberts, Linda Woolverton, Brenda Chapman, Burny Mattinson, Barry Johnson, Lorna Cook, Thom Enriquez, Andy Gaskill, Gary Trousdale, Jim Capobianco, Kevin Harkey, Jorgen Klubien, Chris Sanders, Tom Sito, Larry Leker, Joe Ranft, Rick Maki, Ed Gombert, Francis Glebas, Mark Kausler, J.T. Allen, George Scribner, Miguel Tejada-Flores, Jenny Tripp, Bob Tzudiker, Christopher Vogler, Kirk Wise, Noni White | Directors: Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Jeremy Irons, James Earl Jones, Whoopi Goldberg
3. An Education (2009)
PG-13 | 100 min | Drama
A coming-of-age story about a teenage girl in 1960s suburban London, and how her life changes with the arrival of a playboy nearly twice her age.
4. Mary and Max (2009)
Not Rated | 92 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama
A tale of friendship between two unlikely pen pals: Mary, a lonely, eight-year-old girl living in the suburbs of Melbourne, and Max, a forty-four-year old, severely obese man living in New York.
6. Afternoon Delight (2013)
R | 98 min | Comedy, Drama
Rachel is a quick-witted and lovable stay-at-home mom. Frustrated with the realities of preschool auctions, a lackluster sex life and career that's gone kaput, Rachel visits a strip club to spice up her marriage and meets McKenna, a stripper she adopts as her live-in nanny.
7. The Snowman (1982)
26 min | Animation, Short, Adventure
Wordless (save for the song "Walking in the Air") animated adventure about a young English boy who makes a snowman one Christmas Eve, only for it to come to life that night and take him on ... See full summary »
8. I've Loved You So Long (2008)
PG-13 | 117 min | Drama
A woman struggles to interact with her family and find her place in society after spending fifteen years in prison.
9. Threads (1984 TV Movie)
112 min | Drama, War
Documentary style account of a nuclear holocaust and its effect on the working class city of Sheffield, England; and the eventual long term effects of nuclear war on civilization.
10. The Butcher Boy (1997)
R | 110 min | Comedy, Drama
Francie and Joe live the usual playful, fantasy filled childhoods of normal boys. However, with a violent, alcoholic father and a manic depressive, suicidal mother the pressure on Francie ... See full summary »
11. Prick Up Your Ears (1987)
R | 105 min | Biography, Drama
This film is the story of the spectacular life and violent death of British playwright Joe Orton. In his teens, Orton is befriended by the older, more reserved Kenneth Halliwell, and while ... See full summary »
12. The Central Park Five (2012)
Not Rated | 119 min | Documentary
A documentary that examines the 1989 case of five black and Latino teenagers who were convicted of raping a white woman in Central Park. After having spent between 6 and 13 years each in prison, a serial rapist confessed to the crime.
13. A Room for Romeo Brass (1999)
R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama
Two twelve-year-old boys, Romeo and Gavin, undergo an extraordinary test of character and friendship when Morell, a naive but eccentric and dangerous stranger, comes between them. Morell ... See full summary »
15. Amy George (2011)
95 min | Drama
Thirteen-year-old Jesse wants to be an artist, but believes that his mundane middle-class Toronto life has left him unprepared. After reading a book on what it takes to be a "true-artist", ... See full summary »
16. Elling (2001)
R | 89 min | Comedy, Drama
When his mother, who has sheltered him his entire 40 years, dies, Elling, a sensitive, would-be poet, is sent to live in a state institution. There he meets Kjell Bjarne, a gentle giant and... See full summary »
17. Storm Boy (1976)
Not Rated | 88 min | Drama, Family
Storm Boy is a rambunctious Australian youth, living along the coastline with his freewheeling father. At the behest of an aging aborigine, Storm Boy takes care of an uncared-for nest of pelicans.
18. Bal (Honey) (2010)
103 min | Drama
The quiet life of a boy and his family is endangered when his father does not return home from his work collecting honey in the forest.
19. Heavenly Bodies (1984)
R | 90 min | Drama, Romance
A small "Dance-ercize" studio fights for its existence against the unscrupulous owner of a rival club. The conflict boils down to a "Dance Marathon" to settle the score.
20. The Coca-Cola Kid (1985)
R | 98 min | Comedy
An eccentric marketing guru visits a Coca-Cola subsidiary in Australia to try and increase market penetration. He finds zero penetration in a valley owned by an old man who makes his own ... See full summary »
21. AKA (2002)
R | 123 min | Drama
AKA is the story of a disaffected youth's search for love, status, and identity in late 1970s Britain. 18-year old Dean is handsome and bright, but feels hampered by his working-class ... See full summary »
23. Flight of the Red Balloon (2007)
Not Rated | 115 min | Drama, Family
A little boy and his baby-sitter inhabit the same imaginary world: through their adventures they are followed by a strange red balloon.
26. Age 7 in America (1991 TV Movie)
120 min | Documentary, Biography
An adaption of the British TV series, this documentary chronicles the lives of a group of economically, racially & socially diverse 7-year olds living throughout America in 1990. The ... See full summary »
27. B.F.'s Daughter (1948)
Passed | 108 min | Drama, Romance
Wealthy Polly Fulton marries a progressive scholar whose attitudes toward capitalism and acquired wealth puts their marriage in jeopardy.
28. Hitting Home (1988 TV Movie)
PG-13 | 102 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller
Canadian businesswoman Dinah Middleton's is devastated when her teenage son, Alex, is killed by a hit-and-run driver. When the police fail to turn up any suspects, she turns private ... See full summary »
29. Kaya kong abutin ang langit (1984)
Ever since she was a little girl, Clarissa has always wanted to get out of the slums that she lives in... See full synopsis »
30. Lonely Hearts (1982)
R | 106 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
In this offbeat comedy, an unlikely romance develops between a flamboyant, middle-aged piano tuner and an extremely timid office worker. In HD.
32. And So They Were Married (1936)
Approved | 74 min | Comedy, Romance
A bitter widow and a grumpy widower find themselves stuck in a hotel that is cut off from the outside by a snowstorm. Although both have no intention of getting married again, they begin to... See full summary »
34. Day of the Wacko (2002)
93 min | Comedy, Drama
24 hours in the bitter life of a frustrated divorced teacher who stays in the vicious circle of his numerous obsessions.
35. Being Two Isn't Easy (1962)
88 min | Comedy, Drama
The trials, tribulations, and joys of raising a child. The film follows the everyday events of a family with one boy, coming up to his second birthday, interspersed with occasional thoughts... See full summary »
36. The Killer Who Killed No One (1979)
Comedy, Crime, Drama
Adel Gahrib is a widowed insurance sales man living alone with his young daughter Nuha, whom he dotes on. He falls in love with his new neighbor Safaa, and proposes to marry her. Just when ... See full summary »
38. Le nez dans le ruisseau (2012)
90 min | Drama
A philosophy professor strikes up a friendship with a 12-year-old boy who understands Rousseau's philosophy better than he, without ever having been exposed to it.
43. Capture Anthologies: Fables & Fairytales (2010 Video)
60 min | Fantasy
Takes you on a journey through the modern urban fairytale with a collection of short films that look beyond the ordinary and peer into the strangely familiar worlds where a different set of rules apply.
Writers: Simon Allen, Susan Everett, Barry Falls, David T. Guest, Dave Kinghan, Dean Walton | Directors: Christopher Abbott, Brian Philip Davis, Susan Everett, David Forrest, Toby Meakins, Dean Walton | Stars: Jamie Bower, Louise Dumayne, David Fleeshman, Geoff Gatt
44. Imraa Fi Al-Sign (1986)
Comedy, Crime, Drama
Ezzat and his wife Dina dream of becoming rich like their elite friends and the only way to do it is to steal money from the company where Ezzat works at. However, his plan fails and he is ... See full summary »
The Young Ones (1982–1984)
After going down to the laundrette, Vyvan, Rick, Neil and Mike find they have been chosen to take part in "University Challenge".