Gianni, 50 ans et des poussières, vit avec sa maman dans un grand appartement au coeur de Rome, où il s'occupe de tout : cuisine, ménage et courses. Acculés par les dettes, l'ensemble de la copropriété menace de les expulser car ils n'ont pas payé leurs charges depuis plusieurs années.Le syndic d'immeuble, Alfonso, propose alors à Gianni un marché insolite : garder sa mère pendant le week-end du 15 août, contre l'effacement de cette dette. Le jour dit, Gianni voit arriver non seulement la mère d'Alfonso, mais aussi sa tante...Victime d'un malaise, Gianni appelle son ami médecin, qui lui demande à son tour un service...
Is there room for principle in Los Angeles? Mike Terry teaches jujitsu and barely makes ends meet. His Brazilian wife, whose family promotes fights, wants to see Mike in the ring making money, but to him competition is degrading.
Cultural critic David Kepesh finds his life -- which he indicates is a state of "emancipated manhood" -- thrown into tragic disarray by Consuela Castillo, a well-mannered student who awakens a sense of sexual possessiveness in her teacher.
Forced to play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse in the chaos of war, an elite Army bomb squad unit must come together in a city where everyone is a potential enemy and every object could be a deadly bomb.
Upon moving into the run-down Spiderwick Estate with their mother, twin brothers Jared and Simon Grace, along with their sister Mallory, find themselves pulled into an alternate world full of faeries and other creatures.
The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as a concentration camp guard late in the war.
Documentary filmmaker Robert Kenner examines how mammoth corporations have taken over all aspects of the food chain in the United States, from the farms where our food is grown to the chain restaurants and supermarkets where it's sold.
Have you watched Mid-August Lunch yet? What did you think about it?