A just divorced man must learn to care for his son on his own, and then must fight in court to keep custody of him. Director: Robert Benton Writers: Avery Corman (novel), Robert Benton (screenplay) Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep and Jane Alexander
Directed by Derek Cianfrance. With Alicia Vikander, Michael Fassbender, Rachel Weisz, Bryan Brown. A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat.
When an American couple vacationing in Morocco fall victim to a random act of violence, a series of events unfolds across four countries that demonstrates both the necessity and impossibility of human communication. Loved this movie.
Life of PI Yann Martel A young man who survives a disaster at sea is hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. While cast away, he forms an unexpected connection with another survivor: a fearsome Bengal tiger.
"The Piano" by Jane Campion. A mute woman along with her young daughter, and her prized piano, are sent to New Zealand for an arranged marriage to a wealthy landowner, and she's soon lusted after by a local worker on the plantation. Trailer by IMDB.