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1. August Rush (2007)
PG | 114 min | Drama, Music
A drama with fairy tale elements, where an orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents.
Votes: 90,901 | Gross: $31.66M
2. Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)
PG-13 | 93 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Faced with both her hot-tempered father's fading health and melting ice-caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community and unleash ancient aurochs, six-year-old Hushpuppy must learn the ways of courage and love.
Votes: 72,742 | Gross: $12.78M
3. Breakfast on Pluto (2005)
R | 128 min | Comedy, Drama
In the 1970s, a young trans woman, Patrick "Kitten" Braden, comes of age by leaving her Irish town for London, in part to look for her mother and in part because her gender identity is beyond the town's understanding.
Votes: 18,041 | Gross: $0.83M
5. Kikujiro (1999)
PG-13 | 121 min | Drama, Comedy
A young, naive boy sets out alone on the road to find his wayward mother. Soon he finds an unlikely protector in a crotchety man and the two have a series of unexpected adventures along the way.
Votes: 15,170 | Gross: $0.20M
7. Mistérios de Lisboa (2010)
272 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
Follows a jealous countess, a wealthy businessman, and a young orphaned boy across Portugal, France, Italy and Brazil where they connect with a variety of mysterious individuals.
Votes: 2,624 | Gross: $0.11M
10. Breathing (2011)
Not Rated | 94 min | Drama
Through his work at a morgue, an incarcerated young man trying to build a new life starts to come to terms with the crime he committed.
Votes: 2,361 | Gross: $0.00M
11. The Italian (2005)
PG-13 | 90 min | Drama
Set in 2002, an abandoned 5-year-old boy living in a rundown orphanage in a small Russian village is adopted by an Italian family.
Votes: 2,828 | Gross: $0.55M
12. Cenizas eternas (2011)
100 min | Drama
Caracas Ana travels to the Amazon with her husband, Andres Ana, leaving his daughter in Caracas. But during the trip there's an accident where Andres dies while Caracas survives and is lost... See full summary »
14. Toppuresu (2008)
108 min | Comedy, Drama
The ever-lively and upbeat Natsuko tries to mend a broken heart by carrying on with a string of short-lived affairs after her break-up with Tomomi. But when Tomomi announces her plans to ... See full summary »
16. Meiken Jolie (1981– )
TV-G | 24 min | Animation, Adventure
The show is about a boy named Sebastian and his huge white dog, Belle. Over the course of the series, Sebastian travels through Europe, looking for his mother who left him with relatives in... See full summary »
19. De prooi (1985)
97 min | Mystery, Thriller
18-year old Valerie and her mother Trudy live together in rural Oostdijk, a quiet little village near Amsterdam. When Trudy comes home one night, she gets run over by a car. Dead. The ... See full summary »
21. The Sleepy Time Gal (2001)
R | 108 min | Drama
A young woman, played by Martha Plimpton learns of her adoption and eventually quits her law firm job in NYC and goes on a journey to find her birth mother - played by Jaqueline Bissett.
22. Heavy Girls (2012)
77 min | Comedy, Drama
Sven lives with his mother Edeltraut, she suffers from dementia. They share their lives, their flat and even the bed. During the day Sven works at a bank and Daniel looks after his mother. ... See full summary »
23. Trans (1998)
80 min | Crime, Drama
Ryan Kazinski, 16, is in juvenile detention in Fort Myers, Florida. He gets away one day, and the world is all before him: where should he go, what should he do? Should he try to find his ... See full summary »
Votes: 394 | Gross: $0.01M
24. Sebastian and the Sparrow (1988)
Not Rated | 88 min | Drama, Family
The story of the unlikely friendship between two teenage boys from vastly different cultural backgrounds. Sparrow is a working-class street kid and Sebastien a middle-class boy of privilege... See full summary »
25. Saan nagtatago si happiness? (2006)
Comedy, Drama, Musical
Crazy and heartwarming! Finding happiness isn't part of Tikyo's everyday plan. For him, at the age of 50, nothing is as simple as selling sorbetes, his only source of living. Everything's ... See full summary »
26. Les jumeaux oubliés (2004 TV Movie)
94 min | Drama
Mathieu Bretagne, an abandoned child who has been brought up by foster parents, has become a petty criminal. One day he incidentally discovers that he has a twin brother, Adrien, who is the... See full summary »
Supernatural (2005– )
TV-14 | 42 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Castiel tries to reconnect Claire with her mother who went missing, and calls Sam and Dean for help with the case.
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (2013–2014)
Heart of the Matter
TV-PG | 43 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Knave must choose between his friends and the Red Queen when Jafar threatens her life. Alice and Cyrus launch an attempt to rescue Jafar's prisoners. In the past, Anastasia makes a new friend-Cora, who Will confronts with a request.
Masters of Science Fiction (2007– )
44 min | Drama, Sci-Fi
In the future, courtrooms exist without human judges or juries, and automated justice is the law of the land.
Whispering Smith (1961– )
24 min | Western
A young woman arrives in Denver searching for her mother, a former Mississippi riverboat entertainer, who has sent her to live with a cousin fifteen years earlier. Smith and Romack take an ... See full summary »
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (2013–2014)
To Catch a Thief
TV-14 | 42 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
In a flashback, the Knave hunts for Alice, while in the present, the Knave does Jafar's bidding; the Jabberwocky tries to get free.