. From a filmmaker's point of view, this experience comes rife with metaphorical possibility.

Metaphors aside, home repair movies often center around a couple who purchase a fixer-upper only to contend with a series of disasters

Director Darren Aronofsky's controversial thriller takes place in one location and unravels through a series of complex metaphors and themes

A childless married couple (Mark Wahlberg and Rose Byrne) takes in three foster children and a boatload of misadventures in this sentimental comedy

A twisty exploration of boomer romance, this Nancy Meyers blockbuster also pays meticulous attention to architecture and interior design

To folks of a certain generation, this is the definitive title that leaps to mind when they see the words "home improvement movie."

Recent divorcee Frances Mayes (Diane Lane) takes off for Tuscany and impulse-buys a rundown villa in this romantic dramedy.

Hollywood icon Irwin Winkler produced and directed this sentimental drama about an architectural model fabricator named George Monroe (Kevin Kline