Tag: small town

Bad Turn Worse (2013) 5.5

Bad Turn Worse (2013)

Three Texas teens hope to make a break for it and escape their dead-end existence in a cotton-mill town but get sucked into the seedy underbelly of organized crime when one of them steals from the wrong man.

Downhill Racer (1969) 6.4

Downhill Racer (1969)

David Chappellet is a mean-spirited skier, who profits from another skier's injury to gain a spot on the American Olympic team. His roommate sums up his goals when he observes of David, "He's not for the team, and he ...

What’s Eating Gilbert Grape (1993) 7.8

What’s Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)

What's Eating Gibert Grape is a beautifully shot movie of tenderness, caring and self-awareness that is set amongst the fictional working class one street town Endora. Centred around the Grape family Ellen and Amy and...

El Gringo (2012) 5.4

El Gringo (2012)

A man crossing into Mexico with a satchel of $2,000,000, and a bloody past, finds himself under sudden attack in the sleepy town of El Fronteras.

The Killers (1946) 7.8

The Killers (1946)

Two professional killers invade a small town and kill a gas station attendant, "the Swede," who's expecting them. Insurance investigator Reardon pursues the case against the orders of his boss, who considers it trivia...

Check Point (2017) 3.2

Check Point (2017)

Port City North Carolina: During a routine camp out, a local vagrant, a former marine discovers plans for an invasion in America. When he tries to notify the local Sheriff about his discovery, the Sheriff dismisses hi...

Devil Girl (2007) 3.7

Devil Girl (2007)

Fay is a small town girl on a cross country road trip, trying to escape her own reality after the death of her father. When her muscle car breaks down during a drag race she finds herself stranded along route 66 in an...

Elvira: Mistress of the Dark (1988) 6.6

Elvira: Mistress of the Dark (1988)

When a chauvinist millionaire buys the television network where the sexy Elvira is the horror hostess of a late show, she quits her job with the intention of producing her own show in Las Vegas. However, the producers...

Beautiful Creatures (2013) 6.1

Beautiful Creatures (2013)

Teenager Ethan Wate is obsessed with his urge to finish high school and go on to college in order to leave the small town of Gatlin, South Carolina behind, until a mysterious girl begins to inhabit his dreams. When he...

Water’s Edge (2003) 5.1

Water’s Edge (2003)

Robert and Molly are a married couple struggling with the tragic death of their young daughter. They've fallen on hard times financially and move to Robert's late father's rustic cabin in the small town of Reedsville....

Charley Varrick (1973) 7.5

Charley Varrick (1973)

Charley Varrick and his friends rob a small town bank. Expecting a small sum to divide amongst themselves, they are surprised to discover a very LARGE amount of money. Quickly figuring out that the money belongs to th...

Arachnophobia (1990) 6.4

Arachnophobia (1990)

A large spider from the jungles of South America is accidently transported in a crate with a dead body to America where it mates with a local spider. Soon after, the residents of a small California town disappear as t...

Footloose (1984) 6.6

Footloose (1984)

Classic tale of teenage rebellion and repression features a delightful combination of dance choreography and realistic and touching performances. When teenager Ren McCormack and his family move from big-city Chicago t...

Summer and Smoke (1961) 6.9

Summer and Smoke (1961)

Since childhood, spinster Alma Winemiller has loved handsome young Dr. John Buchanan, Jr.. But John has fallen hard for Rosa Zacharias, the town's sultry vamp, and descends into a seamy nightlife while ignoring Alma's...

Young Billy Young (1969) 5.7

Young Billy Young (1969)

A peace-loving man named Ben Kane takes a job as deputy marshal of Lordsburg, in the old West. Kane is no lawman, but he accepts the badge because he has an old score to settle with the town's chief trouble-maker. Onc...

Dangal (2016) 8.4

Dangal (2016)

Biopic of Mahavir Singh Phogat, who taught wrestling to his daughters Babita Kumari and Geeta Phogat. Geeta Phogat was India's first female wrestler to win at the 2010 Commonwealth Games, where she won the gold medal ...

Sling Blade (1996) 8

Sling Blade (1996)

A partially handicapped man named Karl is released from a mental hospital, about 20 years after murdering his mother and another person. Karl is often questioned if he will ever kill again, and he shrugs in response s...

Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase (2019) 5.7

Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase (2019)

A bit of an outsider struggling to fit into her new surroundings, Nancy and her pals set out to solve a mystery, make new friends, and establish their place in the community.

Promised Land (2012) 6.6

Promised Land (2012)

Corporate salesman Steve Butler (Matt Damon) arrives in a rural town with his sales partner, Sue Thomason (McDormand). With the town having been hit hard by the economic decline of recent years, the two outsiders see ...

Invicta (Video 2009) 1.6

Invicta (Video 2009)

Love, greed and fire ants mix it up in rural Texas.

Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael (1990) 5.9

Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael (1990)

Although Roxy left town more than fifteen years ago, her memory has never faded. Her expected return starts to impact a number of lives, including that of her former partner Denton Webb. But it is Dinky, the adopted d...

A Man Betrayed (1941) 6.1

A Man Betrayed (1941)

Country lawyer Lynn Hollister comes to the city to investigate the murder of a friend found shot after spending the evening in The Inferno, a night club that fronts for an illicit gambling operation. It is covertly ru...

A Haunting at Silver Falls (2013) 4.8

A Haunting at Silver Falls (2013)

A small town is haunted by the twin daughters of a wrongfully convicted man. Young Jordan is sent down the path to who the real killer is, only to find the killer is very close to her.

In the Heat of the Night (1967) 8

In the Heat of the Night (1967)

Detective Virgil Tibbs is caught up in the racial tension of the US South when he is arrested after the murder of a prominent businessman. Tibbs was simply waiting for his next train at the station in Sparta, Mississi...

Voodoo Man (1944) 5.3

Voodoo Man (1944)

Dr. Richard Marlowe uses a combination of voodoo rite and hypnotic suggestion, attempting to revive his beautiful, but long-dead, wife, by transferring the life essences of several hapless young girls he has kidnapped...

Her Desperate Choice (TV Movie 1996) 6.3

Her Desperate Choice (TV Movie 1996)

Jody is convinced, but unable to prove, that her ex-husband has been molesting their daughter Samantha. When the courts order joint custody for Samantha, Jody takes her and heads underground. The underground is a well...

Dark Moon Rising (2009) 3.9

Dark Moon Rising (2009)

Real love and fate collide in a small town girl's life as Amy falls in love with a mysterious drifter who brings with him a family curse. Bender, who shares the curse with his son, brings hell to Amy's town. Helping D...

The Stranger (1946) 7.4

The Stranger (1946)

Wilson of the War Crimes Commission is seeking Franz Kindler, mastermind of the Holocaust, who has effectively erased his identity. Wilson releases Kindler's former comrade Meinike and follows him to Harper, Connectic...

The Legend of Lucy Keyes (2006) 4.7

The Legend of Lucy Keyes (2006)

Guy Cooley moves to an old farm in Princeton with his wife Jeanne Cooley and their two daughters, Molly and Lucy, to build eight windmills to generate clean power to the city. He was hired by the local Samantha Porter...

Hope Floats (1998) 6

Hope Floats (1998)

Birdee Calvert-Pruitt is back in her hometown of Smithville, Texas, after discovering that her husband is having an affair with her best friend, Connie. The entire town knows what happened to flawless beauty Birdee si...