A doctor has a lifelike, anatomically-correct medical dummy, with muscles and organs visible through its clear skin, named Pin (after Pinocchio). Via ventriloquism, Pin explains bodily functions in a way kids can relate to. When the over-strict doctor and his wife are killed in a car crash, his son (Leon) transfers his alter-ego into Pin, whom he always believed was alive. He starts using Pin as an excuse to over-protect his sister (Ursula) from admirers and deflect unwanted intrusions, even to the extent of committing murder.
Super close mother Lyn and daughter Iona (Dafty One and Dafty Two) are excited for their new life in a new town. Determined to make a success of things after a tricky start, Iona becomes 'best friends' with Keely, Stacey and Chelsea. Used to being Iona's bestie herself, Lyn feels left out. So Lyn also makes friends with Belinda, her neighbour.
Glamorous Lorry Jones, the toast of a Missouri military canteen, has become "engaged" to almost every serviceman she's signed her pin-up photo for. Now she's leaving home to go into government service (not, as she fantasizes, to join the USO). On a side trip to New York, her vivid imagination leads her to True Love with naval hero Tommy Dooley; but increasingly involved Musical Comedy Complications follow.
Pin-Pin became the hero of stories from various regions of the world, where he met animals and children and becoming friends.
Daniel, student by day and Olympic wrestler in the afternoon, is not giving what is expected of him during the practices. His coach tells him he must win the next Championship. To make matters worse, Fernando, the current champion in his weight division, will fight against him. Will Daniel be victorious, or will he surrender before Fernando?
Pinscreen animation makes use of a screen filled with movable pins, which can be moved in or out by pressing an object onto the screen. The screen is lit from the side so that the pins cast shadows.
The drug game is tough but Rhanni has decided to pick up where her dead lover left off. While recruiting a solid team and implementing her plan she discovers she's not the only game in town. Things get heated as Rhanni and her mystery rival fight to gain the upper hand.
A young Vietnamese-Canadian swimmer finds himself struggling between the expectations of his family and the demands of his heart. His father wants him to marry soon, but his mother, haunted by a past romance, hopes her son will stand up for what he believes.
Lithuania―circa 1941: An embittered elderly Shomer, a religious watchman responsible for guarding the souls of the dead before their burial, comes face-to-face with his long lost first love Leah when her dead body is wheeled into the morgue one fateful night. Time melts as he relives their days and nights spent hiding in a barn in Lithuania, fighting for survival as World War Two rages around them. Brought together in these extreme circumstances, what starts as mistrust develops into love, marriage and ultimately murder. In the end, the Shomer is able to find peace after a lifetime of regret by fulfilling a promise he made to the young Leah on their last night together. ~ Naomi Jaye. THE PIN is the first Yiddish film to be made in Canada, and was partly inspired by the writer/director’s late grandmother, Leah, whose personal phobia formed the core of this moving story.
The story takes place in the 50's. A 13-year old boy, who has never seen a naked woman, collects pictures of pin up girls. One of his pictures is that of a naked blonde woman holding a guitar that is covering her private parts. One day a woman that resembles the girl in the picture moves in to the neighbourhood. Could it be the same blonde?
A Walter Lantz Pooch the Pup cartoon released July 3, 1933.
Mission to Kill (1983)
Heckle and Jeckle, the talking magpies, have trouble sleeping because they live under a bowling alley...
The manager of a quilt factory retires, leaving the job of running it to a woman. She resolves to rebuild a new factory to meet the vision of the president, giving up much along the way to become the "mother" of the factory.
Betty Page was the top pin up queen of the 50's and has become the cult model of the 90's. Betty was known for her distinctive hair-cut and figure when she became the most photographed pin up of all time.
Nudie-cutie that goes behind the scenes of the making of a pin-up calendar. Imagine that.
Communism seen through the eyes of a young girl who watches her beloved uncle struggle with the oppressive government .
Dangerous. Sexy. All American Girl. Contemporary pin ups and the women who inspire them. Documentary film and interactive documentary.
Growing up in Las Vegas, Danny and Melissa meet at age eight and are destined to become life long friends. During their teen years they cling to each other for love and security but as they grow older their lives take different paths. Danny fills the void in his heart with his passion and love for America's favorite pastime. While Melissa, filled with the insecurities of her youth, struggles to find the strength to pursue her childhood dreams. Although apart, their lives are forever connected. Like a glorious seven game world series, "The Road Home" is a story of imperishable hope, courage, faith, love and coming home.
'Pin-Ups For Vets', tells the story of this non profit group, a group of models led by former dancer Gina Elise and her beautiful, ex veteran model friends who get dressed up as 40's pinups to raise funds to improve Veterans' healthcare.