A Hero (2021)

An Iranian father deeply in debt runs into trouble when his story of returning lost coins is rejected & he returns to prison rather than misuse his son to win the sympathy of the audience & the authorities.

The Dig (2021)

In the UK right before WW 2 a widow hires a commoner to excavate a mound on her estate, much to the dismay of museum professionals.

Borgen (2010)

The series tells the story of the ups & downs of Denmark’s first female PM & the cost of her power to herself and to each member of her family–husband, teenage daughter, and 8-year-old son.

Diane (2018)

Care giver Diane struggles with her drug-addicted son and the death of a loved one while volunteering at a soup kitchen.

Wildlife (2018)

Jerry loses his job, abruptly goes to fight a forest fire, wife Jeanette reacts angrily by having a fling while son Joe helplessly looks on.

The Wife (2017)

Our Content ratings (1-10): Violence  0; Language 3; Sex/Nudity  2.   Although Joan Castleman (Glenn Close) does not spin or make clothing for her husband Joe (Jonathan Pryce), she certainly has been the “capable wife” described at the end of the Book of Proverbs. She has, we will see, done far more in their long …