Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Ames, Iowa, USA"
1. Twister (1996)
PG-13 | 113 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
Bill and Jo Harding, advanced storm chasers on the brink of divorce, must join together to create an advanced weather alert system by putting themselves in the cross-hairs of extremely violent tornadoes.
Votes: 144,795 | Gross: $241.69M
2. Slacker Uprising (2007)
102 min | Documentary
Footage from Michael Moore's 60-city tour of college campuses and other venues showcases what the filmmaker calls "the birth of a new political generation."
3. Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed (2008)
PG | 90 min | Documentary
Ben Stein examines the issue of academic freedom and decides that there is none when it comes to the debate over intelligent design.
Votes: 11,244 | Gross: $7.50M
4. Cora Unashamed (2000 TV Movie)
93 min | Drama
Set in the 1930's Iowa, where the Cora's family live as the community's only African-Americans. and supported only by Cora's being a housekeeper to the Studevants. When tragedy strikes, will Cora's speak the truth...with consequences?
5. Married in Spandex (2011)
50 min | Documentary, Comedy, Romance
A love story about Amanda and Rachel, a young lesbian couple who decide to go from Philadelphia to Ames, Iowa to get married by gold lame devotee and lady rapper Leslie Hall. While the ... See full summary »
Director: Devin Gallagher
8. The Home Economics Story (1951)
25 min | Short, Documentary
Opportunities for young women in the field of home economics.
9. The Friendship Train (1948)
14 min | Documentary, Short
Two years after the end of World War II, many people in France and Italy were still ill-fed. Washington newspaper columnist Drew Pearson decided to launch a program that would help feed ... See full summary »
11. Why Study Home Economics? (1955)
10 min | Drama, Short
Sisters Janice and Carol are trying to decide which classes to take next semester. Janice wants to take home economics, which leaves Carol stunned. "Why home ec?" she asks. Carol proceeds ... See full summary »
12. Coin Daddy (2010)
7 min | Short
A family is about to go on vacation to see the world's second largest lawn gnome when the father gets a phone call from a coin dealer interested in buying a rare coin. The family decides to... See full summary »
13. End of the Sawdust Trail (2007)
9 min | Short
A tramp clown retires from the circus and receives an old jack-in-the-box as a gift from fellow clowns. A poetic exploration of aging, identity and transformation. Silent, shot on black and... See full summary »
15. Make It Stop
Documentary | Filming
Make It Stop is a documentary exposing the implications of domestic violence and abuse. Where most documentaries on the subject follow a particular victim, shelter or advocacy group; Make ... See full summary »
16. Podunk (2010)
27 min | Short, Action, Crime
A small town already hit hard by the economic recession now faces a new threat in the form of a brutal serial killer. Two state police officers assigned to track and apprehend the suspect ... See full summary »
18. The Gambler's Daughter (2011 Video)
20 min | Short, Drama, Family
Young Ellen is given away in a back-room poker den at age 5. She comes of age and goes on a search for her biological father Lee, in a Chicago Gambling hideaway.
20. American Pork (2002)
15 min | Documentary, Short
American Pork takes a closer look at the pig industry in the United States and especially modern breeding practices. The film traces of the life of a pig from sperm to sausage and stops on ... See full summary »
21. Ill Wind (2005)
7 min | Short, Horror
A scientist accidentally infects someone with a virus that he has been working on and has to escape from his creation and try to warn the world about the horror that he has unleashed.
24. Why Is Fantasy Sports Illegal in Iowa? (2015 TV Movie)
22 min | Comedy
Playing fantasy sports in Iowa can land you up to ten years in jail. Tim Gilbert goes to the Hawkeye State to find out just what the hell is going on in Iowa.
Modern Marvels (1993– )
TV-PG | 43 min | Documentary, History
Just the whiff of a foul odor can make your head spin, your eyes water, your stomach turn--it can even send you hurling. From cesspools, military stink bombs, and rancid rotting meat... to ... See full summary »