Misunderstanding movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant misunderstanding movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, feel good, realistic, funny, light and entertaining films and TV shows about / with misunderstanding, storytelling, dialogue, destiny, mentor, couples, disorder, culture clash, family relations and nude plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
misunderstanding movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as misunderstanding: Charlotte's Web (1973), American Beauty (1999), Three to Tango (1999), Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010), More Than Friends (2020), The Wonder Years (2007), Meet the Parents (2000), Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000), The Other Woman (2014), The Love Letter (1999).

List of misunderstanding movies

Charlotte's Web (1973)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Wilbur the pig is scared of the end of the season, because he knows that come that time, he will end up on the dinner table. He hatches a plan with Charlotte, a spider that lives in his pen, to ensure that this will never happen.
Style: humorous, colourful, light, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, pig, rescue, farm, children, friends who live together, animal human communication, compassion, misunderstanding, spider, love, rat ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: maine, usa, new england
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American Beauty (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation with his daughter's attractive friend.
Style: thought provoking, melancholic, sexy, sexual, dramatic ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: existentialism, midlife crisis, dysfunctional family, suburbs, obsession, coming of age, loneliness, age difference, teenager, youth, older man younger woman relationship, older man young girl relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
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Three to Tango (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Oscar and Peter land a career-making opportunity when a Chicago tycoon chooses them to compete for the design of a cultural center. The tycoon mistakenly believes that Oscar is gay and has him spy on his mistress Amy. Oscar goes along with it and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sexy, light, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, kids, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, architect, mistaken identity, pretending to be gay, gay, women, misunderstanding, deception, business partner, comedy of errors, society, destiny ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, egypt
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Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two hillbillies are suspected of being killers by a group of paranoid college kids camping near the duo's West Virginian cabin. As the body count climbs, so does the fear and confusion as the college kids try to seek revenge against the pair.
Style: humorous, absurd, funny, unusual plot structure, slasher ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: dark humor, death, nothing goes right, youth, vacation, friends, group of friends, student, peril, accidental killing, chainsaw, freak accident ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, usa, west virginia
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More Than Friends (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Due to a misunderstanding, Lee Soo and Kyung Woo Yeon have held a crush on each other for over 10 years. Lee Soo works as a photographer and he is attractive. He is also mistaken for a model many times. Kyung Woo Yeon works as a calligrapher. She ...
Style: light, captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: couples, misunderstanding, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, love affair, love and romance, male female relationship, couple relations, in love, teenage love, romantic relationship, love interest ...
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The Wonder Years (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 13 year old girl who lives with her widowed mother in a town in Korea. Somewhat withdrawn and living in dreams, her main dream is that her real mother is a famous pop singer. Soo-ah falls in with a delinquent schoolgirl, and after a tense argument ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, emotional, psychological ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: dream, misunderstanding, loss, parents and children, teenage life, coming of age, single parent, hopes, family problems, pop star, mother, childhood ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea, korea, asia, seoul
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Meet the Parents (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Greg Focker is ready to marry his girlfriend, Pam, but before he pops the question, he must win over her formidable father, humorless former CIA agent Jack Byrnes, at the wedding of Pam's sister. As Greg bends over backward to make a good ...
Style: humorous, funny, ridiculous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: wedding, meet the parents, family gatherings, family disapproval, parents and children, marriage, husband wife relationship, dysfunctional family, love, sarcasm, parenthood, comedy of errors ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: The off-kilter, unscripted comic vision of Larry David, who plays himself in a parallel universe in which he can't seem to do anything right, and, by his standards, neither can anyone else.
Style: sitcom, funny, humorous, witty, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mishap, antisocial behavior, lifestyle, misunderstanding, comedian, socially awkward, actor, career, actress, showbiz, everyday life, success ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2010s, 2020s, 2000s ...
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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The Other Woman (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After discovering her boyfriend is married, Carly soon meets the wife he's been cheating on. And when yet another affair is discovered, all three women team up to plot mutual revenge on the three-timing SOB.
Style: funny, ridiculous, humorous, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: women, infidelity, womanizer, friendship, revenge, friends, foe turned friend, betrayal, couple relations, extramarital affair, battle of the sexes, unfaithful husband ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, bahamas, new york
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The Love Letter (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a mysterious love letter that turns a sleepy New England town upside down.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, romantic, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: small town, mistaken identity, misunderstanding, comedy of errors, looking for love, love, writers, older woman younger man relationship, lgbt, fall in love, love triangle, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, usa, new england
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Flirting with Disaster (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Adopted as a child, new father Mel Colpin (Ben Stiller) decides he cannot name his son until he knows his birth parents, and determines to make a cross-country quest to find them. Accompanied by his wife, Nancy (Patricia Arquette), and an inept yet ...
Style: humorous, road movie, witty, funny, light ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, road trip, mistaken identity, farce, adoption, twists and turns, plot twist, family relations, visceral, crime gone awry, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new mexico, new york, michigan, california, san diego california ...
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Secret Admirer (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When high-school heartthrob Michael receives an unsigned love letter, he assumes it's from knock-out prom queen Deborah Anne instead of pretty honor student Toni. And when Michael accidentally misplaces the letter, the juicy jottings soon make ...
Style: teen sex comedy, light, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teenager, high school, love, school, love and romance, cheerleading, summer vacation, summer, secret admirer, farce, fraternity, relationships ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
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Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ricky is a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues, and the two are forced to put aside their differences and work together to survive.
Style: funny, touching, feel good, humorous, scenic ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens
Plot: coming of age, nature, hunting, juvenile delinquent, boy, wilderness, childhood, adoption, forest, dog, sarcasm, countryside ...
Place: new zealand
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Bad Moms (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When three overworked and under-appreciated moms are pushed beyond their limits, they ditch their conventional responsibilities for a jolt of long overdue freedom, fun, and comedic self-indulgence.
Style: funny, feel good, entertaining, humorous, absurd ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: women, motherhood, female friendship, party, infidelity, mother daughter relationship, caught masturbating, female nudity, friendship, single father, single mother, drunken woman ...
Place: chicago illinois, california
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Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A fading actor best known for his portrayal of a popular superhero attempts to mount a comeback by appearing in a Broadway play. As opening night approaches, his attempts to become more altruistic, rebuild his career, and reconnect with friends and ...
Style: surreal, psychological, clever, intellectual, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: existentialism, midlife crisis, theater, showbiz, actor, surrealism, father daughter relationship, dark humor, satire, alter ego, art, inner voice ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, los angeles, manhattan new york city, usa
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Ruthless People (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A couple, cheated by a vile businessman, kidnap his wife in retaliation, without knowing that their enemy is delighted they did.
Style: funny, feel good, witty, humorous, clever ...
Plot: ransom, kidnapping, hostage, greed, husband wife relationship, extramarital affair, farce, misunderstanding, fashion, revenge, vengeance, manipulation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, santa monica california
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Ghostbusters (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After losing their academic posts at a prestigious university, a team of parapsychologists goes into business as proton-pack-toting "ghostbusters" who exterminate ghouls, hobgoblins and supernatural pests of all stripes. An ad campaign ...
Style: funny, parody, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: ghost, supernatural, monster, friendship, chase, imagination, nerd, paranormal investigation, scientist, possession, hotel, librarian ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, future, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
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Christmas on the Nile (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: While a curse chase two brothers in the Nile a father and daughter together with another dysfunctional family aboard a cruise to crash in an adventure full of fun ...
Style: satirical, captivating, entertaining, light, funny ...
Plot: cruise ship, misunderstanding, father daughter relationship, humour, dysfunctional family, curse, brother brother relationship, multiple storylines, satire, father and daughter, family relations, shipwreck ...
Place: egypt, rome italy
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Barbie in Rock 'N Royals (2015)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When royal Princess Courtney trades places with famous rock star Erika, two worlds collide while both learn to appreciate new friends and experiences.
Style: light, sweet, captivating, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: princess, barbie, camp, rock, friendship, rock music, music, friends, misunderstanding, rivalry, music band, teamwork ...
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A Very Merry Mix-Up (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Shop owner Alice Chapman is nervous to meet her future in-laws at Christmas, especially because she is arriving ahead of her new fiance Will Mitchum. Alice’s trip becomes more stressful when her luggage is lost and her phone is damaged, leaving her ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: christmas, fall in love, mistaken identity, parents and children, in-laws, love and romance, hopes, marriage proposal, disorder, misunderstanding, winter, family home ...
Time: future, 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, brooklyn new york city
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The Banishment (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A trip to the pastoral countryside reveals a dark, sinister reality for a family from the city.
Style: bleak, surreal, melancholic, emotional, serious ...
Plot: abortion, dysfunctional family, death, russian, family bonds, relationships, adultery, crumbling marriage, betrayal, brothers, countryside, hide and seek ...
Place: russia, czech republic, europe
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Special Delivery (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An unexpected phone call from a certain Kirsch sets off a crisis between Catherine and Raphaël that will affect all those around them, be they close friends or casual acquaintances.
Style: realistic, psychological, semi serious, humorous
Plot: love triangle, couples, cause and meaning, crumbling marriage, couple relations, love and romance, infidelity, misunderstanding, restaurant, alcohol abuse, missing person, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france, france
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Snatched (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When her boyfriend dumps Emily, a spontaneous woman in her 30s, she persuades her ultra-cautious mom to accompany her on a vacation to Ecuador. When these two very different women are trapped on this wild journey, their bond as mother and daughter ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, light, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, women, vacation, parent child relationship, tourist, captive woman, misunderstanding, mother daughter relationship, escape, struggle for survival, rescue, threat ...
Place: ecuador
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Dead Over Heels: An Aurora Teagarden Mystery (2017)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
TV show
Story: Librarian and real crime buff Aurora “Roe” Teagarden never liked Detective Sergeant Jack Burns, but she also never wanted to see him dead. When his body is found outside of Aurora’s home, she then becomes the main suspect. Determined to find ...
Style: realistic, captivating, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: murder mystery, murder investigation, misunderstanding, police captain, reporter, librarian, murder, winter, snow, airplane, police officer killed, marriage proposal ...
Time: 2010s
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Ice Angel (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film tells the story of Matt, a male hockey player who dies in a game and comes back to life as Sara Bryan, a female figure skater due to an accident made by an angel that caused the hockey player to die. Both share the dream of competing in the ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, humorous, touching
Audience: kids, teen drama
Plot: rebirth, reincarnation, angel, ice hockey, coach, skating, misunderstanding, ice skater, winter olympics, switching bodies, gender bending, figure skating ...
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Panchathantiram (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Ram is a playboy pilot. His marriage to Mythili disintegrates after a series of misunderstandings. To cheer him up, his buddies arrange for a steamy evening with a prostitute Maggie, but things go wrong and the men are stuck with a dead body and a ...
Style: humorous, captivating, disturbing, feel good
Plot: misunderstanding, prostitute, friend, dysfunctional marriage, pilot, call girl, corpse, hidden corpse, disposing of a dead body, escapades, relationship problems, husband wife relationship ...
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Mean Girls 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story revolves around a new high school student, Jo (Meaghan Martin) , who agrees to befriend an outcast, Abby (Jennifer Stone), at the urging of Abby's wealthy father in exchange for paying all of Jo's costs for the college of her ...
Style: sexy, humorous, witty, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, family outing, teen drama
Plot: high school, mean girl, dream girl, social misfits, teachers and students, teenage girl, friends, bitch, teenager, high school life, misfit, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: tokyo, usa
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Monte Carlo (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Three young women vacationing in Paris find themselves whisked away to Monte Carlo after one of the girls is mistaken for a British heiress.
Style: romantic, feel good, humorous, light, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: mistaken identity, happy ending, fall in love, love and romance, lookalikes, teenage life, tour guide, high society, best friends, friends, tourist, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: monte carlo, paris france, europe, monaco, texas ...
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Bullit & Riper (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, feel good, light ...
Plot: investigation, murder, friendship, partners against crime, odd couple, partners, law enforcement, disorder, misunderstanding, detective inspector, dna, fbi ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Band (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Evan Evans, the director of a ballet troupe, is rehearsing his next show in Monaco, in preparation for a worldwide tour. When one member of his troupe leaves to get married, Evans imposes a regime of strict discipline on his remaining dancers. The ...
Style: not serious, humorous, stylized, exciting, feel good ...
Plot: farce, choreographer, audition, ballet, quibbling, workplace situations, goofy hero, artists and showbiz, car accident, yacht, disorder, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, monaco, french riviera, france, europe
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