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The coming-of-age series offers viewers a charming and intimate look at an average American family -- just like yours, only slightly louder and more colorful. The very funny and talented ensemble cast stars Wendi McLendon-Covey, Sean Giambrone, Troy Gentile and Hayley Orrantia , with George Segal and Jeff Garlin. The series is narrated by Patton Oswalt.
The compilation includes, Into the Woods, Company, Sunday in the Park With George, Follies In Concert, Sweeney Todd, and Sondheim: The Birthday Concert. Directed by James Lapine, Lonny Price, Michael Houldey, and Terry Hughes, the various musicals star Bernadette Peters, Carol Burnett, Neil Patrick Harris, David Hyde Pierce, Jon Cryer, Stephen Colbert, Patti LuPone, Adolph Green, Anika Noni Rose, Audra McDonald, Barbara Bryne, Barbara Cook, Charles Kimbrough and more.
Marty is the ideal fifth grader. He gets good grades, listens to his teachers, and doesn't start trouble in class. But a darkness is beginning to fall over Marty's life. The kids at school won't stop picking on him, his parents just don't seem to understand him, and now Marty must grapple with a terrible secret that threatens to destroy life as he knows it...
A coming-of-age comedy that brings viewers back to simpler times - when overbearing moms, gruff dads and annoying siblings were par for the course. Documenting the ups and downs of growing up in a multigenerational family in the '80s, this freshman-season comedy has earned big laughs, offering viewers a charming and intimate look at an average American family -- just like yours, only slightly louder and more colorful.
A coming-of-age drama about creating your own legacy. The directorial debut of Dante Wyatt, the film stars Romeo Miller, Darrin Henson, Mishon Ratliff and Denyce Lawton.
Dazzling, hand-drawn and set in Yokohama in 1963. Japan is picking itself up from the devastation of World War II and preparing to host the Olympics. The mood is one of both optimism and conflict as the young generation struggles to throw off the shackles of a troubled past. Against this backdrop of hope and change, a friendship begins to blossom between high school students Umi and Shun - but a buried secret from their past emerges to cast a shadow on the future and pull them apart.
Tells the coming-of-age story of three friends growing up in the suburbs of New Jersey during the turbulent '60s. When they decide to form a band to try and make it big, they begin to see the world through the intoxicating prism of rock-and-roll. Featuring an outstanding soundtrack supervised by music guru Steven Van Zandt.
A coming-of-age story about two dysfunctional teenagers searching for something more out of their completely hopeless existence. Directed by Matthew Lillard and starring Billy Campbell and Matt O'Leary.
Featuring interviews with the writers, directors, and stars of the most beloved British costume dramas, the behind-the-scenes documentary, The Story of the Costume Drama. The Costume Drama Classic Collection is a value-priced 15-disc DVD collection featuring four Masterpiece Theatre series--over 36 hours of quality British programming including Doctor Zhivago, Lillie, Cranford); Lost Empires, and Upstairs, Downstairs, Series 1.
Anna Paquin, Matt Damon and Mark Ruffalo lead a celebrated cast in the story of a Manhattan teenager whose life is profoundly altered after witnessing a terrible accident. Experience an emotional teen's extraordinary journey to set things right as her innocent ideals come crashing against the harsh realities of the adult world.
Poignantly portrays the yearning wanderlust that accompanies coming-of-age young men who imagine a brighter future than they see possible in their own backyards. It also provides a contemporary context for the commitments American military personnel make in an effort to serve their country--no matter how far from home it may take them.
Relationships between children, children and parents, and the most complicated one between one's heart and body are explored in this story of a young girl who pretends to be a boy when she moves to a new town. The cast includes dazzling newcomer Zoe Heran, Malonn Levana (Fly Me to the Moon), Sophie Cattani (Polisse, Blame it on Mum) and Mathieu Demy (Americano). Bonus materials include a behind-the-scenes documentary featuring interviews with the director and cast.
A soon-to-be cult film from the prolific Japanese cult film label Sushi Typhoon, Mutant Girls Squad is touted as a warped version of X-MEN, adapted into the violent, body-horror-filled universe of the three directors. Mutant Girls Squad focuses on Rin, a beautiful 16-year-old who experiences one hell of a coming-of-age when her birthday present from nature comes in the form of a shocking revelation. The film stars Yumi Sugimoto, Yuko Takayama, Suzuka Morita and Naoto Takenaka.
The exhilarating story follows a group of friends in a small Ohio town who witness a catastrophic train crash while making a super 8 movie. When they realize that it was no accident, they set out to find the truth--something more shocking than any of them could have imagined. Combining action, humor and heart, the film features outstanding performances from a fresh young cast including Elle Fanning (Somewhere), Gabriel Basso, Zach Mills and newcomers Joel Courtney, Riley Griffiths and Ryan Lee, along with veteran actors Kyle Chandler and Ron Eldard.
A group of young teenagers navigate the unpredictable halls of high school as the weeks lead up to the legendary night. This PG-rated movie is appropriate for the whole family. Bonus material includes a Making Of featurette, Bloopers, music videos and more!
There was a time when society asked you to hide your friendships and to accept your family...no matter what. Growing up during this time, it was expected that you do not question these customs, despite the dictates of your heart. On October 11, Image Entertainment releases 'Master Harold'...and the Boys - a moving coming-of age story set in apartheid-era South Africa. A theatrical tour de force...
DVD Review KES (CRITERION BLU-RAY)
The great British filmmaker Ken Loach sees one of his best films come to Blu-ray courtesy of Criterion. This uniquest of the now-tired coming-of-age films is a truly unforgettable masterpiece.
DVD Review THE DAY I BECAME A WOMAN
A triptych of coming-of-age stories from Iran.
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