The War 1994

The War 1994

The War 1994
PG-13 | 2h 6min | Drama | 4 November 1994 (USA)

Storyline:

Vietnam War vet Stephen Simmons must deal with a war of a different sort between his son and their friends, and a rival group of children. He also must deal with his own personal and employment problems that have resulted from his Vietnam experiences.

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Angels in the Endzone 1997

Angels in the Endzone 1997

Angels in the Endzone 1997
Unrated | 1h 28min | Action, Adventure, Comedy | Episode aired 9 November 1997

Storyline:

The football team Jesse is on is terrible; after the death of his father Jesse quits the team. Then angels come to help the team get better and nobody can see them but Jesse’s little brother.

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The Incredible Adventure of Jojo 2014

The Incredible Adventure of Jojo 2014

The Incredible Adventure of Jojo 2014
The Incredible Adventure of Jojo (And His Annoying Little Sister Avila) (original title)
PG | 1h 26min | Adventure, Comedy, Family | 2014 (USA)

Storyline:

A mother takes her two young children to go visit grandma out in the woods. On the way back, the mother gets into a car accident, and the two children are forced to make it back to grandma’s on their own, encountering hobos, wolves, and raging rivers along the way.

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Captain Johnno 1988

Captain Johnno 1988

Captain Johnno 1988
Not Rated | 1h 36min | Drama, Family | TV Movie 17 April 1988

Storyline:

A young deaf boy who calls himself “Captain Johnno” befriends Tony, an Italian fisherman in the small Australian fishing town they live in. Both feel outcast by the town and both share a great love of the sea. When Johnno’s beloved sister leaves to go to boarding school, he is so upset he runs away to an island hiding place, causing much distress in the town. His friend Tony helps him understand how much he is loved and missed by the townsfolk and his family.

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Happy Log 2016

Happy Log 2016

Happy Log 2016
1h 38min | Action, Adventure, Drama | 2016 (USA)

Storyline:

On the verge of depression following the murder of his father, Cory, a nervous, guilt-ridden 12-year-old “altar boy”, is coaxed by his adventurous best friend, Ben, to prove their manhood by embarking on their first overnight fishing trip out in the wild on the Mississippi Bayou’s Wolf River; but their trip goes awry when the hapless “altar boys” become targets of a mob hit in progress by a cold-blooded assassin who is determined to collect on a gambling debt.

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The Terence Davies Trilogy 1983

The Terence Davies Trilogy 1983

The Terence Davies Trilogy 1983
1h 41min | Drama | September 1984 (UK)

Storyline:

Davies’ film is divided into three segments entitled “Children”, “Madonna and Child”, and “Death and Transfiguartion”. The segments tell the life of Robert Tucker. The first segment looks at his birth and formative years in school, an austere boy’s school. The bleak environment is not aided by the loveless, violent domestic life he experiences. Nonetheless, his father’s death has a major impact on him. In the second segment, he is a closeted homosexual working in a grim office and still living at home with his daunting mother. In the final segment, he deals with his mother’s death and then faces his own impending doom. As his death approaches he flashes back to his life’s events.

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