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Movies With Promiscuity

A Rage to Live (1965)
Drama Based On Novel
Dissociative Identity Disorder Adultery Suicidal Promiscuity Rape Chronic Depression Addiction, Sex

Pennsylvania newspaper heiress, Grace's hypersexuality manifests as promiscuous affairs that threaten to destroy the reputation of her affluent Pennsy...

Director : Walter Grauman
Cast : Suzanne Pleshette, Bradford Dillman, Ben Gazzara, Peter Graves

Palindromes (2004)
NOT RATED Comedy Drama Roadtrip
Blindness Promiscuity Down’s Syndrome Abortion, Legal Unexpected Pregnancy Epilepsy Single Parenting Abuse, Sex

While visiting family friends with her parents, thirteen year old Aviva seduces their teenage son, Judah, and intentionally gets pregnant. Her parents...

Director : Todd Solondz
Cast : Matthew Faber, Angela Pietropinto, Bill Buell, Emani Sledge

The Wrestler (2008)
R Drama Romance Sport
Addiction, Substance Insecurity Single Parenting Promiscuity Addiction, Physical Challenges

An aging professional wrestler, decades past his prime, barely gets by working in wrestling shows in VFW halls and as a part-time grocery employee. Wr...

Director : Darren Aronofsky
Cast : Mickey Rourke, Marisa Tomei, Evan Rachel Wood, Mark Margolis

Elmer Gantry (1960)
NOT RATED Drama History Romance
Alcoholism Rape Promiscuity Abuse, Sex Abuse, Physical

In the late 1920's, Elmer Gantry is a charismatic, alcoholic con man and natural evangelist, ready and able to make a quick buck using his genuine kno...

Director : Richard Brooks
Cast : Burt Lancaster, Jean Simmons, Shirley Jones, Arthur Kennedy, Dean Jagger, Patti Page

Falling Angels (2003)
NOT RATED Romance Dark Comedy Coming of Age
Substance Abuse Depression, Clinical Adultery Promiscuity Enabling Delusional Unexpected Pregnancy Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Death of Child Alcoholism

This coming of age story about three sisters with dysfunctional parents takes place in 1960's Ontario, near Niagra Falls. Each sister struggles for in...

Director : Scott Smith
Cast : Miranda Richardson, Callum Keith Rennie, Katharine Isabelle, Kristin Adams, Monte Gagne, Mark McKinney

Georgia Rule (2007)
R Comedy Drama Romance
Death of Spouse Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Genetically Predisposed Divorce Promiscuity Single Parenting Denial Abuse, Sex Alcoholism

Seventeen year old Rachel is sent to Idaho to spend the summer with her Grandmother, Georgia, who she hasn't seen her sine she was a girl. Georgia and...

Director : Garry Marshall
Cast : Jane Fonda, Lindsay Lohan, Felicity Huffman, Dermot Mulroney

The Night of the Iguana (1964)
PG Drama Erotica Psychological Based on a Play
Alcoholism Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Addiction, Sex Promiscuity Enabling

Defrocked Reverand T. Lawrence Shannon began in Mexico in 1962 years as a tourist guide for a shady travel agency. Now he's accompanying a group of w...

Director : John Huston
Cast : Richard Burton, Ava Gardner, Deborah Kerr, Sue Lyon

Peyton Place (1957)
G Drama Romance Courtroom Drama Based On Novel
Virginity, Female Sexuality Attachment Disorder Virginity, Male Alcoholism Self-Esteem Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Divorce Incest Adultery Abortion, Illegal Promiscuity Death of Parent Unexpected Pregnancy Depression, Situational Suicide Stress Rape Illegitimacy Denial Frigidity Domestic Violence Narcissistic Personality Disorder Single Parenting Miscarriage Asocial Behavior

In 1942, Peyton Place, New Hampshire hypocritical adults try to pass off their questionable standards to the next generation with no success. Each fam...

Director : Mark Robson
Cast : Lana Turner, Lee Philips, Lloyd Nolan, Arthur Kennedy, Diane Varsi, Hope Lange, Russ Tamblyn, Terry Moore, David Nelson, Betty Field, Mildred Dunnock, Lorne Greene, Barry Coe, Leon Ames, Erin O'Brien-Moore

People Like Us (2012)
PG-13 Drama Romance Based on True Events Coming of Age
Death of Spouse Stress Smoking/Nicotine Addiction Alcoholic, Recovering Single Parenting Harassment, Intimidation, Bullying (HIB) Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Anxiety Adoption Blended Families Promiscuity Death of Parent Chronic Heart Condition

Sam's once successful life, complete with a job and terrific girlfriend, is in trouble. He's blown a big deal and now owes his employer a lot of money...

Director : Alex Kurtzman
Cast : Chris Pine, Elizabeth Banks, Michael Hall D'Addario, Michelle Pfeiffer, Mark Duplass

Skin Deep (1989)
R Comedy Drama Romance
Alcoholism Promiscuity Addiction, Sex

Zach Hutton is a womanizing, alcoholic, irresponsible writer whose life seems to be falling apart at the seams. He's still in love with his ex-wife an...

Director : Blake Edwards
Cast : John Ritter, Vincent Gardenia, Alison Reed, Joel Brooks, Julianne Phillips, Nina Foch

Sunset Strip (2000)
R Avant-Garde Comedy Drama
Alcoholism Promiscuity

A day in Hollywood, 1972, with young people looking for the 24 hours that will change their lives. Zach will open that night for a British rocker at W...

Director : Adam Collis
Cast : Simon Baker, Jared Leto, Adam Goldberg, Anna Friel, Nick Stahl, Rory Cochrane

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1945)
PG Drama Family Romance Coming of Age Historical Fiction Based On Novel
Literacy Death of Spouse Alcoholism Blended Families Promiscuity Pneumonia Unexpected Pregnancy

In 1912 Williamsburg, Brooklyn, the Nolan family barely makes a living to pay the rent to their slum lord. Papa is an alcoholic singing waiter, but it...

Director : Elia Kazan
Cast : Peggy Ann Gardner, Dorothy McGuire, Joan Blondell, James Dunn, Lloyd Nolan, James Gleason, John Alexander

Risky Business (1983)
R Comedy Crime Drama Erotic Satire
Substance Abuse Abuse, Psychological Promiscuity Virginity, Male Passive Aggressive Behavior Psychopathy Abuse, Sex Abuse, Child Prostitution Anxiety

Joel is the only child and teenage son being crushed by the weight of his parent's expectations: achieve perfect grades in order to be accepted by Pri...

Director : Paul Brickman
Cast : Tom Cruise, Rebecca De Mornay, Joe Pantoliano, Richard Masur

Kissing Jessica Stein (2001)
R Comedy Drama Romance
Sexual Dissatisfaction Sexual Confusion Promiscuity Depression Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Jessica Stein is a single, straight, journalist whose her editor and boss is her former college boyfriend. This proximity is a negative, constant remi...

Director : Charles Herman-Wurmfeld
Cast : Jennifer Westfeldt, Heather Juergensen, Scott Cohen, Jackie Hofman, Jon Hamm, Tovah Feldshuh, Esther Wurmfeld, Hillel Friedman

Laurel Canyon (2002)
R Drama Romance Dark Comedy Coming of Age Erotica
Substance Abuse Abuse, Psychological Enabling Commitment Phobia Sexual Dissatisfaction Narcissistic Personality Disorder Single Parenting Insecurity Anxiety Alcohol Abuse Abuse, Emotional Sexual Dysfunction Adultery Promiscuity Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Addiction, Sex Depression, Situational Denial Voyeurism

Newly graduated Psychiatrist, Sam and his fiancee, Alex leave the confines of a rigid Harvard life for Sam's residency in Los Angeles. Sam has avoided...

Director : Lisa Cholodenko
Cast : Frances McDormand, Christian Bale, Kate Beckinsale, Alessandro Nivola, Natascha McElhone

The Skeleton Twins (2014)
R Drama Dark Comedy
Sexuality Chronic Depression Sexual Confusion Passive Aggressive Behavior Narcissistic Personality Disorder Abuse, Sex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Fertility Blended Families Adultery Suicidal Promiscuity Death of Parent Depression, Situational Suicide Denial Abuse, Child

When their father's suicide is compounded by another frightening event, fraternal teenage twins Maggie and Milo cannot go to their widowed mother; she...

Director : Craig Johnson
Cast : Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader, Luke Wilson, Ty Burrell

Welcome to Me (2014)
R Drama Dark Comedy Farce Satire
Burn Victim Enabling Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Chronic Depression Narcissistic Personality Disorder Bipolar Disorder Addiction, Sex Denial Nervous Breakdown/Collapse Insecurity Promiscuity Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)

In California, Alice, a girl with manic depression who grows to be a woman with borderline personality disorder, uses her disability earnings on lotte...

Director : Shira Piven
Cast : Kristen Wiig, James Marsden, Wes Bentley, Tim Robbins, Linda Cardellini, Joan Cusack, Jennifer Jason Leigh

The Chapman Report (1962)
Drama Romance
Death of Spouse Virginity, Female Frigidity Enabling Panic Attacks Sexual Dissatisfaction Sexual Confusion Abuse, Sex Alcoholism Marital Separation Anxiety Sexual Therapy Promiscuity Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Addiction, Sex Denial

Based on the best-selling book that was inspired by the Kinsey Report on the sexual mores of women, the film details the sexual lives of four women wi...

Director : George Cukor
Cast : Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Jane Fonda, Claire Bloom, Shelley Winters

From the Terrace (1960)
APPROVED Drama Romance
Abuse, Psychological Virginity, Female Promiscuity Chronic Depression Survivor Guilt Narcissistic Personality Disorder Death of Child Abuse, Child Alcoholism Death of Sibling Adultery

Alfred returns from WWII to his wealthy, but miserable parents in Pennsylvania. His father, is a factory owner who still grieves over the death of his...

Director : Mark Robson
Cast : Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Myrna Loy, Ina Balin

Trainwreck (2015)
R Comedy Romance
Substance Abuse Assisted Living/Managed Care Facility Commitment Phobia Dementia Chronic Depression Narcissistic Personality Disorder Single Parenting Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Insecurity Alcohol Abuse Promiscuity Death of Parent

Amy's parents divorced when she and her sister were young girls. Before moving out, her promiscuous father lectured his daughters about the dangers of...

Director : Judd Apatow
Cast : Amy Schumer, Bill Hader, Brie Larson, Colin Quinn, Tilda Swinton, LeBron James,

Of Human Bondage (1964)
APPROVED Drama Romance
Abuse, Psychological Enabling Disfigurement Club Foot Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Narcissistic Personality Disorder Death of Child Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD's) Abuse, Sex Tuberculosis Abuse, Verbal Promiscuity

In 1930's London, an artistic medical student named Philip self-conscious about his club foot. He meets a callous waitress named Mildred and falls int...

Director : Ken Hughes, Henry Hathaway, Bryan Forbes
Cast : Kim Novak, Laurence Harvey, Robert Morley, Siobhan McKenna

Prozac Nation (2001)
R Drama
Substance Abuse Virginity, Female Promiscuity Enabling Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) Panic Attacks Depression, Situational Suicide Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Single Parenting Conduct Disorder

"Lizzie" is a teenager accepted into Harvard with a scholarship in journalism. She has been raised by her divorced mother since she was two years old ...

Director : Erik Skjoldbjærg
Cast : Christina Ricci, Jason Biggs, Anne Heche, Michelle Williams

The Ice Storm (1997)
R Drama Suspense Coming of Age
Virginity, Female Promiscuity Sexual Dissatisfaction Virginity, Male Sexual Confusion Kleptomania/Shoplifting Death of Child Alcoholism, Functional Depression Death of Sibling Adultery

In 1973 New Canaan, Connecticut affluent families escape through alcohol, adultery, drugs, and spouse swapping at "key parties" over a Thanksgiving we...

Director : Ang Lee
Cast : Kevin Kline, Joan Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Christina Ricci, Tobey McGuire, Katie Holmes, Allison Janney, Jamey Sheridan, Elijah Wood, Kate Burton, Larry Pine, Henry Czerny

Frankie and Johnny (1991)
R Comedy Drama Romance
Infertility Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Promiscuity Abuse, Physical Chronic Depression Epilepsy Depression, Situational Abuse, Sex

Upon his release from his jail for writing bad checks, Johnny is hired as a short order cook in a diner after mastering his cooking skills in jail. It...

Director : Garry Marshall
Cast : Al Pacino, Michelle Pfeiffer, Hector Elizondo, Nathan Lane

A Wedding (1978)
PG Romance Dark Comedy Satire
Addiction, Substance Avoidant Personality Disorder Abortion, Legal Sexual Dissatisfaction Dementia Sexual Confusion Passive Aggressive Behavior Narcissistic Personality Disorder Epilepsy Seizures/Convulsions Alcoholism Adultery Promiscuity Death, Sudden Death of Parent Unexpected Pregnancy Mute Addiction, Sex

The wedding of an old money Chicago family (who may be connected to the mob by marriage) and a nouveau riche family from the south. Dino, the groom ha...

Director : Robert Altman
Cast : Carol Burnett, Mia Farrow, Paul Dooley, Geraldine Chaplin, Lillian Gish, Vittorio Gassman, Howard Duff, Desi Arnaz, Jr., Peggy Ann Garner, Nina van Pallendt, Amy Stryker, Lauren Hutton, Pam Dawber

Of Mice and Men (1939)
APPROVED Drama History
Developmental Delays Promiscuity Death, Sudden

During the Great Depression in the 1930's, George Milton and Lennie Small are migrant workers traveling together to seek work. Lennie is a large, phys...

Director : Lewis Milestone
Cast : Burgess Meredith, Betty Field, Lon Chaney Jr., Charles Bickford

Heavy (1995)
R Drama Romance
Social Anxiety Disorder Enabling Eating Disorders Delusional Virginity, Male Alcoholism Self-Esteem Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Insecurity Anxiety Adultery Weight Challenged Promiscuity Death of Parent Unexpected Pregnancy Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Survivor Guilt Scapegoat Identity Heart Failure Denial Body Image Chronic Depression Caregiving Single Parenting

In 1995, in a roadside Hudson River Valley diner called "Pete & Dolly's," Victor, the son of Dolly and the now deceased Pete, is his mother's caregive...

Director : James Mangold
Cast : Pruitt Taylor Vince, Shelley Winters, Liv Tyler, Deborah Harry, Joe Grifasi, Evan Dando

The Rewrite (2014)
PG Comedy Drama Romance Dark Comedy
Divorce Alcohol Abuse Promiscuity Alcohol Poisening Writer's Block Sexual Confusion Single Parenting Depression, Situational

After lengthy writer's block causes him to drink too much, lose his wife to his producer, become estranged from his son, and face financial collapse, ...

Director : Marc Lawrence
Cast : Hugh Grant, J.K. Simmons, Marisa Tomei, Allison Janney, J.K. Simmons, Chris Elliottt, Bella Heathcote, Caroline Aaron, Olivia Luccardi

The Fugitive Kind (1960)
Approved Drama Romance
Alcoholism Cancer Adultery Addiction, Sex Promiscuity Unexpected Pregnancy

Val, a drifter, arrives at a small town and gets a job in a store run by Lady Torrence, a lonely woman whose husband Jabe is dying of cancer upstairs....

Director : Sidney Lumet
Cast : Marlon Brando, Anna Magnani, Joanne Woodward, Maureen Stapleton

Ginger & Rosa (2012)
PG-13 Drama Based on True Events Coming of Age
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Marital Separation Divorce Adultery Promiscuity Unexpected Pregnancy Depression, Situational Suicide Sexuality Single Parenting

In 1962, when the East End of London was still mired in post WWII poverty and light years away from the "Swinging Sixties," two teenage girls born on ...

Director : Sally Potter
Cast : Elle Fanning, Allessandro Nivola, Christina Hendricks, Alice Englert, Oliver Platt, Jodhi May, Timothy Small, Annette Bening

Cake (2014)
R Drama Dark Comedy
Substance Abuse Suicidal Promiscuity Delusional Depression, Situational Suicide Death of Child Caregiving Mobility GroupTherapy

In southern California, a physically and emotionally scarred woman named Claire is kicked out of he chronic pain support group after offering a sarcas...

Director : Daniel Barnz
Cast : Jennifer Aniston, Adriana Barraza, Chris Messina, Anna Kendrick, Sam Worthington, Felicity Huffman, William H. Macy

Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
R Drama Fantasy Dark Comedy
Single Parenting Rehabilitation Facility Recovering Substance Abuser Promiscuity Delusional Depression, Situational Suicide Schizophrenia

Riggan, an rapidly aging actor most famous for playing the comic book hero "Birdman" three times, has decided to take one last stab at proving to hims...

Director : Alejandro González Iñárritu
Cast : Michael Keaton, Emma Stone, Edward Norton, NaomiWatts, Zach Galifianakis, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan

Carnal Knowledge (1971)
R Drama Coming of Age
Impotency Virginity, Female Misogyny Sexuality Virginity, Male Narcissistic Personality Disorder Single Parenting Depression, Chronic Denial Adultery Suicidal Sexual Therapy Promiscuity Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Naive, sensitive, Sandy and charming schemer, Jonathan meet as Amherst college roommates in the late 1940s. Both virgins, they attend a party and comp...

Director : Mike Nichols
Cast : Jack Nicholson, Ann-Margret, Art Garfunkel, Candice Bergen

Deceiver (1997)
R Crime Drama Mystery
Seizures/Convulsions Alcoholism Addiction, Substance Adultery Promiscuity Delusional Narcissistic Personality Disorder Epilepsy

The gruesome death of a prostitute brings suspicion to one of her "johns" named Wayland, a brilliant but self-destructive man who is an epileptic and ...

Director : Jonas Pate, Josh Pate
Cast : Tim Roth, Chris Penn, Michael Rooker, Renée Zellweger

Running with Scissors (2006)
R Comedy Drama Dark Comedy Coming of Age
Substance Abuse Promiscuity Enabling Agoraphobia Sexuality Domestic Violence Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Bipolar Disorder Alcoholism Abuse, Emotional Abuse, Verbal

After years of observing his father's alcoholism and his mother bi-polar disorder, Augusten's parents finally divorce. He lives with his ill mother wh...

Director : Ryan Murphy
Cast : Annette Bening, Brian Cox, Joseph Fiennes, Evan Rachel Wood

The Last Picture Show (1971)
R Drama Coming of Age
Depression, Clinical Virginity, Female Adultery Promiscuity Sexuality Sexual Dissatisfaction Virginity, Male Abuse, Sex Developmental Delays Alcoholism

In mid the 1950's, high school seniors and best friends, Sonny and Duane, live in a tiny dusty, Texas town. Duane dates the wealthy beauty Jacy, whil...

Director : Peter Bogdanovich
Cast : Timothy Bottoms, Jeff Bridges, Cybill Shepherd, Ben Johnson, Cloris Leachman, Ellen Burstyn

The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989)
R Drama Romance Music
Anal Retentive Personality Insecurity Promiscuity Enabling Smoking/Nicotine Addiction Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Chronic Depression Passive Aggressive Behavior

Brothers Frank and Jack Baker have been playing piano as partners in Seattle since...they can't remember when. Polar opposites they've enabled each ot...

Director : Steve Kloves
Cast : Jeff Bridges, Michelle Pfeiffer, Beau Bridges, Ellie Raab

American Beauty (1999)
R Drama Fantasy Romance Satire
Substance Abuse Abuse, Psychological Enabling Delusional Sexual Dissatisfaction Narcissistic Personality Disorder Insecurity Genetically Predisposed Abuse, Emotional Adultery Abuse, Verbal Promiscuity Insanity Depression, Situational Suicide Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Depression, Situational Abuse, Child Mental Health Facilities Depression, Clinical Voyeurism

Lester and Carolyn Burnham believe that they present themselves as the perfect husband and wife, in a perfect house to their neighbors. To themselves ...

Director : Sam Mendes
Cast : Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Wes Bentley

This Property Is Condemned (1966)
UNRATED Drama Romance Historical Fiction
Abuse, Psychological Arranged Marriage Promiscuity Delusional Narcissistic Personality Disorder Depression, Chronic Asocial Behavior Abuse, Child Prostitution Tuberculosis Abuse, Emotional

Alva Starr is the main attraction at her Mama Hazel's boarding house of prostitution. With loving authority figure Alva is used to her role, yet she ...

Director : Sydney Pollack
Cast : Natalie Wood, Robert Redford, Charles Bronson, Kate Reid, Mary Badham, Robert Blake, Dabney Coleman

Life as a House (2001)
R Drama Dark Comedy
Substance Abuse Prostitution Depression, Clinical Divorce Cancer Blended Families Promiscuity Single Parenting

Divorced for a decade, George is depressed and has grown to hate his twenty year old job as an architect of pre-fabricated homes. In a fit of rage, he...

Director : Irwin Winkler
Cast : Kevin Kline, Kristin Scott Thomas, Hayden Christensen, Mary Steenburgen, Jamey Sheridan, Jena Malone

Men, Women & Children (2014)
R Drama Dark Comedy
Eating Disorders Sexual Dissatisfaction Addiction, Pornography Narcissistic Personality Disorder Depression, Chronic Body Image Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Divorce Addiction, Internet Adultery Suicidal Promiscuity Sexual Harassment, Female

High school teenagers and their parents slowly become aware of how the internet has changed their concept of boundaries, relationships, real versus pe...

Director : Jason Reitman
Cast : Adam Sandler, Jennifer Garner, Rosemarie DeWitt, Judy Greer

The Upside of Anger (2005)
R Comedy Drama Mystery Romance Sport Dark Comedy
Substance Abuse Death of Spouse Virginity, Female Enabling Commitment Phobia Virginity, Male Passive Aggressive Behavior Single Parenting Alcoholism Divorce Anxiety Promiscuity Death of Parent Unexpected Pregnancy Stress Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Ulcers

Over the course of three years, in an affluent Detroit suburb, a strong-willed wife named Terry is left to raise her four equally headstrong daughters...

Director : Mike Binder
Cast : Joan Allen, Kevin Costner, Erika Christensen, Keri Russell, Evan Rachel Wood, Alicia Witt, Mike Binder

Story of Women (1988)
Drama Foreign Historical Fiction
Prostitution Abortion, Illegal Single Parenting Promiscuity

In 1941 Marie is raising two children in occupied France during World War II. When her husband Paul returns from German captivity, he's too weak to ho...

Director : Claude Chabrol
Cast : Isabelle Huppert, François Cluzet, Marie Trintignant, Nils Tavernier

Citizen Ruth (1996)
R Drama Dark Comedy Satire
Prostitution Addiction, Substance Promiscuity Abortion, Legal Unexpected Pregnancy Single Parenting Miscarriage Foster Care

Ruth Stoops is a single mother addicted to sniffing glue who has lost her four children to foster care due to her inability to reform or develop any s...

Director : Alexander Payne
Cast : Laura Dern, Swoosie Kurtz, Kurtwood Smith, Mary Kay Place

Charlie Wilson's War (2007)
R Comedy Drama War Biography Military Based on True Events Based On Novel
Substance Abuse Addiction, Danger Promiscuity Stress Scapegoat Identity Passive Aggressive Behavior Narcissistic Personality Disorder Oppositional Defiant Disorder Alcoholism Self-Esteem Insecurity

In 1980s Washington, D.C., Charlie is a divorced, alcoholic, bachelor and US congressional representative from Texas, a state which needed nothing maj...

Director : Mike Nichols
Cast : Tom Hanks, Amy Adams, Julia Roberts, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Wonder Boys (2000)
R Comedy Drama Romance Dark Comedy Coming of Age Satire
Substance Abuse Panic Attacks Writer's Block Sexual Dissatisfaction Chronic Depression Passive Aggressive Behavior Kleptomania/Shoplifting Crossdressing Divorce Alcohol Abuse Adultery Promiscuity Unexpected Pregnancy

Fifty-something Grady is a tenured, creative writing professor teaching at a Pittsburgh university based on the notoriety of his one novel, written se...

Director : Curtis Hanson
Cast : Michael Douglas, Tobey Maguire, Frances McDormand, Robert Downey Jr., Katie Holmes, Rip Torn, Richard Thomas, Jane Adams, Richard Knox

American Hustle (2013)
R Crime Drama Romance Based on True Events Dark Comedy Historical Fiction True Crime
Substance Abuse Enabling Sociopathy Panic Attacks Agoraphobia Narcissistic Personality Disorder Single Parenting Gaslighting Insecurity Anxiety Adoption Blended Families Adultery Promiscuity Abuse, Physical Chronic Heart Condition Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Denial

In 1978, Long Island, New York con man Irving Rosenfeld, along with his partner and lover, Sydney, are caught in a scam by ambitious FBI agent Richie ...

Director : David O. Russell
Cast : Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Jennifer Lawrence, Alessandro Nivola, Robert DeNiro, Elisabeth Rohm, Louis C.K.

BUtterfield 8 (1960)
Drama Romance
Enabling Commitment Phobia Sexual Confusion Single Parenting Denial Abuse, Sex Abuse, Child Prostitution Insecurity Anxiety Adultery Promiscuity Death of Parent

Gloria Wandrous grew up with a loving single mother who tolerated her daughter's one-night stands through her own denial. For after Gloria's father di...

Director : Daniel Mann
Cast : Elizabeth Taylor, Laurence Harvey, Eddie Fisher, Dina Merrill, Muriel Dunnock, Betty Field, Susan Oliver

View from the Top (2003)
PG-13 Comedy Romance Satire
Alcoholism Strabismas Eye Disorder Insecurity Promiscuity Commitment Phobia Alzheimer’s Disease Kleptomania/Shoplifting

Donna lives in a trailer in Silver Springs, Nevada with her mother, an ex-showgirl on the fourth of her alcoholic husbands. Donna's sweet, but also de...

Director : Bruno Barreto
Cast : Gwyneth Paltrow, Christina Applegate, Mark Ruffalo, Candice Bergen,Kelly Preston, Mike Myers, Rob Lowe