Mary, the future author of "Frankenstein," meets a handsome and charming young man who easily sweeps her off her feet, despite the fact that he"s already married and has a young daughter, leading her down the path towards writing her famous novel.
After separating from her husband, a mother meets three aspiring filmmakers at a club who have nowhere to live. She invites them to live in her guest house and starts a romance with one of them, a situation that is complicated when her husband shows up.
Fran Fine has lost her job and her boyfriend, but begins work as the nanny to the three children of a Broadway producer. Fran, who"s a whiny Jewish woman with a nasally voice, doesn"t fit in with the English family, and many hilarious moments ensue.
As the biggest, most intense winter storm in modern history barrels down on New York City, a climatologist who has tried to warn the world of the potential for such a storm must save his son and his son"s girlfriend, who are trapped in the ensuing chaos.
An artist from Brooklyn travels west in the 1890s to pursue her dream of painting a portrait of Sitting Bull, but once she meets him she finds herself swept up in his people"s struggles, while also dealing with the road blocks set up due to her gender.