Most Popular Modern Life Movies and TV Shows
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1. Koyaanisqatsi (1982)
Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary, Music
A collection of expertly photographed phenomena with no conventional plot. The footage focuses on nature, humanity and the relationship between them.
Votes: 32,809 | Gross: $1.72M
2. Samsara (I) (2011)
PG-13 | 102 min | Documentary, Music
Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders.
Votes: 30,659 | Gross: $2.67M
3. Playtime (1967)
Not Rated | 115 min | Comedy
Monsieur Hulot curiously wanders around a high-tech Paris, paralleling a trip with a group of American tourists. Meanwhile, a nightclub/restaurant prepares its opening night, but it's still under construction.
5. Rocko's Modern Life: Static Cling (2019 TV Movie)
TV-Y7 | 45 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
After being in space for 20 years, Rocko and his friends attempt to adjust to an even more modern life in the 21st century. However, when he learns that his favorite 90s cartoon isn't on the air anymore, Rocko tries locating its creator.
7. Alone Time (2013)
12 min | Short, Adventure, Drama
A young woman, stressed by her busy and continually crowded New York City existence spontaneously retreats to a solitary lake deep in the Adirondacks.
8. Ten Dead Men (2008)
R | 90 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
Ten men took away his life. Now ten men will pay with their's. Ryan is left for dead, but returns to his old ways for one last revenge trip. And it's going to be bloody!
9. Stress Is Three (1968)
94 min | Drama
An industrialist drives to the sea with his wife and best friend, who he thinks are starting an affair. As the two flirt, he becomes increasingly paranoid. Will he end his agony by killing ... See full summary »
10. Perfect People (1988 TV Movie)
100 min | Comedy
After many years of marriage Ken and Barbara decide to change their way of living radically. In order to become more attractive they submit themselves not only under modern diets and ... See full summary »
12. Yperoha plasmata (2007– )
45 min | Comedy, Romance
The series follows the lives and loves of three 30-something professionals in modern day Athens. Elli (Faidra Douka) is a junior executive in a record company, having to deal with a highly ... See full summary »
13. As Long as You've Got Your Health (1966)
Not Rated | 77 min | Comedy
The director's cut (restored version) opens and closes with theatrical curtains in homage to Georges Méliés films, and is divided into four parts, separated by title cards: I - L'insomnie [... See full summary »
14. Speed: In Search of Lost Time (2012)
TV-G | 97 min | Documentary
Opitz tries to track down the reasons of our shortage of time and for the constant acceleration of our lives. In his search of lost time he visits several people, to find out how they deal ... See full summary »
15. The Mongols (1973)
92 min | Adventure, Drama, History
A director of a television series on the history of cinema, who has been grappling with the screenplay of his first feature film, receives an assignment to oversee the installation of a ... See full summary »
16. One Night (2005)
78 min | Drama
On her way home one night, a young working girl who lives alone with her mother is asked to go sleep at her friend's house. She wanders all night in Teheran and meets three men who have different stories.
19. Manzan benigaki (2001)
Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary
The ostensible subject of this remarkably beautiful film is the growing, drying, peeling and packaging of persimmons in the tiny Japanese village of Kaminoyama. The inhabitants explain that... See full summary »
23. Iran: A Cinematographic Revolution (2006 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 98 min | Documentary
Today Iranian cinema is one of the most highly regarded national cinemas in the world, regularly winning festival awards and critical acclaim for films which combine remarkable artistry and... See full summary »
25. Dangerous Games (2011)
90 min | Documentary
The movie Dangerous Games tells the life of Hristina a young girl that combines an artistic talent and a competitive spirit. After she finds out that nobody likes her because she is ... See full synopsis »
27. Overrated (2015)
25 min | Short, Drama
A young man attempts to build a new life away from home but is struck by the exponential wrong turn his plans seem to take, and learns that some maturing is needed to get them right.
29. Loop (2005)
77 min | Documentary
What happens when you decide to jump off the time loop? it's about finding your own balance, where you have time to do what you want. A documentary about your relations to time.
31. Heksene fra den forstenede skog (1976)
92 min | Drama
Anarkistic fable where we follow the teaching of a modern witch, reconstructed by historical and anthropological knowledge, inspired by the books by Carlos Castaneda.
32. Windwill Town USA the Addiction (2010)
74 min | Drama
The Lexie Family is a dysfunctional family living in Windwill Town, USA who suffer from addiction problems. These addiction problems not only tear apart their lives, but also the lives of their family members.
33. Panurge's Sheep (1961)
98 min | Drama
Charles and Jeanne Renard live with their son Pierrot in a dormitory town.Everyday train and metro,work and return by train and metro to the dormitory town(the famous french sentence "Métro,boulot,dodo").
37. Fades with Age (2008)
23 min | Short
Fades with Age explores the difficulties of aging in an increasingly fast-paced, modern world. It examines the ways in which American culture and society push ever onward while people and ... See full summary »
41. Sabudareli chabuki (1957)
90 min | Comedy, Romance
Potter's son Gogita moves from his distant village Sabudara to the town. Knowledge obtained from his father and his personal qualities help Gogita on his difficult way towards professional success and beautiful Tebrole's heart.