The Motel 2005 | Boys in movies [BiM]

The Motel 2005 | Boys in movies [BiM]

The Motel (2005) The Motel 2005 – 1h 15 min. | Comedy, Drama | 24 January 2005 (USA) Storyline: Thirteen-year-old Ernest Chin lives and works at a sleazy hourly-rate motel on a strip of desolate suburban bi-way. Misunderstood by his family and blindly careening into puberty, Ernest befriends Sam Kim,… Continue reading

Four Days 1999 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Four Days 1999 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Four Days (1999) Four Days 1999 – 1h 32 min. | Drama | 12 September 1999 (Canada) Storyline: An unseen man recalls four days of his youth when he came of age. He is Simon, in mid teens, in awe of his father who’s planned a robbery with the down-and-out… Continue reading

Ode to Billy Joe 1976 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Ode to Billy Joe 1976 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Ode to Billy Joe (1976) Ode to Billy Joe 1976 – 1h 46 min. | Drama | 4 June 1976 (USA) Storyline: In 1950s Mississippi, teenager Bobbie Lee Hartley navigates her blossoming hormones as she is courted by Billy Joe McAllister, who is headed for tragedy. User review: While this… Continue reading

A Very Serious Person 2006 | Boys in movies [BiM]

A Very Serious Person 2006 | Boys in movies [BiM]

A Very Serious Person (2006) A Very Serious Person 2006 – 1h 35 min. | Drama | 28 April 2006 (USA) Storyline: Jan, an itinerant male nurse from Denmark, takes a new job with Mrs. A, a terminally ill Manhattan woman raising her parentless thirteen-year-old grandson, Gil. Spending the summer… Continue reading

We Love Moses 2016 | Boys in movies [BiM]

We Love Moses 2016 | Boys in movies [BiM]

We Love Moses (2016) We Love Moses 2016 – 15 min. | Short, Drama | October 2016 (UK) Storyline: When Ella was twelve, she had her first fight. And when she was twelve, she discovered sex. Now eighteen, Ella reflects on how her obsession with her older brother Michael’s best… Continue reading

Sunflower 2005 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Sunflower 2005 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Sunflower (2005) Sunflower 2005 – Xiang ri kui (original title) – 2h 09 min. | Drama, Romance | 17 August 2007 (USA) Storyline: Relationship between father and son on a background of Maoist regime in China in the mid-20th century. The father, a painter by profession, interned in a labor… Continue reading

Young Hearts 2020 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Young Hearts 2020 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Young Hearts (2020) Young Hearts 2020 – Thunderbolt in Mine Eye (original title) – 1h 35 min. | Drama, Romance | 12 February 2021 (USA) Storyline: Harper enters high school and sparks a relationship with her brother’s best friend, Tilly. While Harper deals with social blowback, the older Tilly is… Continue reading

The River with No Bridge 1992 | Boys in movies [BiM]

The River with No Bridge 1992 | Boys in movies [BiM]

The River with No Bridge (1992) The River with No Bridge 1992 – Hashi no nai kawa (original title) – 2h 22 min. | Drama | October 1994 (USA) Storyline: Though ethnically and culturally identical to the average Japanese, the burakumin have been an underclass in Japanese society since the… Continue reading

Return to Innocence 2001 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Return to Innocence 2001 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Return to Innocence (2001) Return to Innocence 2001 – 1h 50 min. | Drama | 13 November 2007 (USA) Stroyline: Glen Erskine: A family man and the director and chief of staff of New Horizons, a group home and counseling center for abused boys. Glen is a child psychologist with… Continue reading