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

Jam Today 2011 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Jam Today 2011 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Jam Today (2011) Jam Today 2011 – 14 min. | Short, Comedy, Drama | 5 June 2011 (UK) Storyline: Robert is stuck on a boating holiday with his parents in the English countryside. Impatient to grow and become a man, an unexpected sight cracks his world open. Director: Simon EllisWriter:… Continue reading

El cuarto 2008 | Boys in movies [BiM]

El cuarto 2008 | Boys in movies [BiM]

El cuarto 2008 – 1h 35 min. | Mystery | March 2010 (Colombia) Storyline: A thriller about the dark and dangerous secrets shared by a 12 year old boy, his new teacher and the school principal, a catholic priest. Months after the death of his father, Simon (12) discovers the… Continue reading

Plattensee 2016 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Plattensee 2016 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Plattensee (2016) Plattensee 2016 – 20 min. | Short, Drama | 27 November 2016 (Hungary) Storyline: On a stormy night in the summer of 1982, police arrive in Zanka’s Pioneer City. A small GDR boy, Peter Hartmann, is being investigated by two investigators. Peter, a young teacher immensely popular with… Continue reading

Mon Copain Rachid 1998 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Mon Copain Rachid 1998 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Mon Copain Rachid 1998 – 19 min. | Short, Comedy | 5 November 1998 (Brazil) Storyline: A nine-year-old boy is obsessed with the sizable penis of his older friend. User review: Really this is the best short film I have ever seen. I first got it about a year ago… Continue reading

The Foster Boy 2011 | Boys in movies [BiM]

The Foster Boy 2011 | Boys in movies [BiM]

The Foster Boy 2011 – Der Verdingbub (original title) – 1h 47 min. | Drama | 25 October 2012 (Germany) Storyline: The illegitimate orphan child, 12-year-old Max, is sold by the local minister for a basket of food to the Bösiger family, who own a mountain farm. Max’ initial hope… Continue reading

The Moon Child 2011 | Boys in movies [BiM]

The Moon Child 2011 | Boys in movies [BiM]

The Moon Child (2011) The Moon Child 2011 – La permission de minuit (original title) – 1h 50 min. | Drama | 2 March 2011 (France) Storyline: A doctor cares for a boy with a rare genetic disorder since the boy’s birth, but the day of separation draws near. User… Continue reading

Sirene 2017 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Sirene 2017 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Sirene 2017 – 26 min. | Short, Drama | 10 July 2017 (Netherlands) Storyline: Fifteen-year-old Kay leads the life of an ordinary boy. In her free time, she rides on motocross, likes to meet friends and tease girls. For a long time, however, something is bothering him; something in his… Continue reading

Puppylove 2013 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Puppylove 2013 | Boys in movies [BiM]

Puppylove (2013) Puppylove 2013 – 1h 25 min. | Drama, Romance | 30 April 2021 (Germany) Storyline: At 14, Diane is an enigmatic teenager and a loner. She is busy bringing up her little brother, Marc, and has an intense relationship with her father, Christian. The appearance of Julia, a… Continue reading

Childhood 2.0 (2020) | Boys in movies [BiM]

Childhood 2.0 (2020) | Boys in movies [BiM]

Childhood 2.0 (2020) Childhood 2.0 (2020) – 1h 28 min. | Documentary | 26 August 2020 (USA) Storyline: For the first time in history, mental illness and suicide have become one of the greatest threats to school-aged children in America. Many parents still view dangers as primarily physical and external… Continue reading