Runaway girl movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant runaway girl movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, touching, serious, humorous, captivating and feel good films and TV shows about / with runaway girl, runaway, teenager, youth, father daughter relationship, friendship, family relations, teenage girl, coming of age and friends plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Adventure genres shot in USA, France, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as runaway girl: Moonrise Kingdom (2012), Cake (2014), Mia and the White Lion (2018), Hollywood Chainsaw Hookers (1988), Tomboy (2011), Inside Out (2015), Natasha (2015), They Have Escaped (2014), God, You’re Such a Prick (2020), Muriel's Wedding (1994).

List of runaway girl movies

Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, Moonrise Kingdom tells the story of two twelve-year-olds who fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, sentimental, touching, witty ...
Audience: kids, teens, date night
Plot: coming of age, children, island, boy scout, first love, adolescence, youth, journey, search party, orphan, social misfits, camp ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1965
Place: new england, usa, plymouth, england
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Cake (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After having visions of a member of her support group who killed herself, a woman who also suffers with chronic pain seeks out the widower of the suicide.
Style: depressing, psychological, touching, compassionate, bleak ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: depression, loneliness, drug addiction, obsession, suicide, friendship, suicide attempt, support group, character study, tragedy, drugs, honest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california, mexico, tijuana mexico
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Mia and the White Lion (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France, Germany, South Africa, Switzerland, Monaco, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young girl from London moves to Africa with her parents where she befriends a lion cub.
Style: exciting, captivating, sincere, scenic
Audience: kids
Plot: wild animal, animal rescue, teenage girl, lion, conservation, lion cub, christmas present, family, picnic, teenager, family farm, broken promise ...
Place: south africa, north africa, africa
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Hollywood Chainsaw Hookers (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A L.A. Private Eye is hired by a worried mother to find her missing runaway daughter, Samantha. As Private Dick Jack Chandler searches for her whereabouts he will have the misfortune of encountering an evil cult that worships an Egyptian god, the ...
Style: slasher, scary, not serious, parody, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, missing person, dead prostitute, human sacrifice, curses spells and rituals, kidnapping, religions or cults, stalking, on the run, crimes, erotica, prostitution ...
Time: 80s
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Tomboy (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A French family with two daughters, 10-year-old Laure and 6-year-old Jeanne, moves to a new neighborhood during the summer holidays. With her tomboy ways, Laure is immediately mistaken for a boy by the local kids and passes herself off as Mickaël.
Style: serious, captivating, touching, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: transsexual, gender, friendship, youth, childhood, child protagonist, tomboy, family relations, society, self discovery, sexual identity, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
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The Little Mermaid 2: Return to the Sea (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Taiwan, Canada, Australia, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Set several years after the first film, Ariel and Prince Eric are happily married with a daughter, Melody. In order to protect Melody from the Sea Witch, Morgana, they have not told her about her mermaid heritage. Melody is curious and ventures into ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, sweet, feel good, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, chick flick, girls' night ...
Plot: disney, mermaid, imaginary kingdom, adventure, family, good versus evil, coming of age, wish come true, princess, family relations, sea, teenager ...
Time: 1850s, 1830s, 19th century
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Inside Out (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it's no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions - Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness. ...
Style: inspirational, touching, emotional, colourful, motivational ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: memory, disney, imaginary friend, joy, family, creativity, childhood, parents and children, adventure, disgust, life philosophy, subconscious ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 2000s, contemporary
Place: san francisco, minnesota, california, usa
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Natasha (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Natasha takes place over the course of one summer. It is the story of Mark Berman, 16, the son of Russian-Jewish immigrants living in the suburbs north of Toronto. When his uncle enters into an arranged marriage with woman from Moscow, the woman ...
Style: erotic, touching, unusual plot structure, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage girl, teenage boy, first love, teenager, teenage protagonist, love, fall in love, family relations, romance, youth, couples, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ontario canada, canada, toronto ontario canada
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They Have Escaped (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Finland, Netherlands
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two troubled youths break out of their halfway house and make their way to one's home.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, touching, sexy ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: youth, rebelliousness, journey, escape, crimes, love and romance, juvenile delinquency, rebellion, cross country, fall in love, teenager, homeless ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland, helsinki finland
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God, You’re Such a Prick (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 16-year old Steffi just graduated from high school and is very much looking forward to her class trip to Paris where she has promised her boyfriend Fabian the romantic night that she has kept him waiting for so long. Her lifelong plan to join the ...
Style: road movie, serious, touching, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: teenage girl, cancer, road trip, terminal illness, father daughter relationship, friendship, life philosophy, illness, teenager, fighting illness, travel, lifestyle ...
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Muriel's Wedding (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Muriel’s Wedding is P.J. Hogan’s film debut. A humorous emancipation story of an unemployed woman who evolves from a dreamer into a self sustaining successful woman. An amusing comedy that’s funny, silly, angry and serious.
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, melancholic, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, wedding, dysfunctional family, female protagonist, dignity, small town, leaving home, theft, parenthood, happy ending, honest, destiny ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia, bali
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Devil's Gate (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in the small town of Devil's Gate, North Dakota, the film examines the disappearance of a local woman and her young son. Schull plays an FBI agent who helps the local sheriff search for answers. Partnering with a deputy , they track down ...
Style: colourful, disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, fbi, fbi agent, missing person, alien, police investigation, threat, brutality, twists and turns, escapades, crimes, corpse ...
Time: contemporary
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Psych-Out (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jenny, a deaf runaway who has just arrived in San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury district to find her long-lost brother, a mysterious bearded sculptor known around town as The Seeker. She falls in with a psychedelic band, Mumblin' Jim, whose ...
Style: sad, surreal, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: hippie, deaf, drugs, counterculture, lsd, mental disorder, rock and roll, biker, fish out of water, missing person, friends, mute or deaf ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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The Driver (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Thailand
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a zombie apocalypse, one man desperately tries to keep his family alive.
Style: suspense, apocalyptic, captivating, disturbing, tense
Plot: zombie apocalypse, hitman, zombie outbreak, child with gun, murder, child in peril, death of wife, road trip, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, family in danger, family ...
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We Summon the Darkness (2019)
Genre: Horror, Music, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film is set in the Midwest against a backdrop involving a killing spree thought to be orchestrated by a satanic cult. Three best friends embark on a road trip to a heavy-metal show, where they bond with three aspiring musicians and head off to ...
Style: suspense, slasher, bleak, scary, exciting ...
Plot: devil worship, satanism, road trip, satanic cult, serial killer, religion, murder, good versus evil, conspiracy, father daughter relationship, survival, church ...
Time: year 1988, contemporary
Place: indiana
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The Jackals (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In a television program dedicated to the problem of drugs, George tells the story of his life which was immersed in the mire of drugs and crime. The troubled relationship with his family, robberies, drugs will revive and the narrative will give an ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: empire, greek, pariah, dancing, father son relationship, male nudity, motorcycle gang, dealer, motorcycle cop, snitch, cannabis, cafe ...
Time: 80s
Place: hellas, greece, athens greece
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Farewell, My Lovely (1975)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Los Angeles private eye Philip Marlowe is hired by paroled convict Moose Malloy to find his girlfriend Velma, former seedy nightclub dancer.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, tense, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: private detective, femme fatale, crimes, crime boss, missing person, uncover truth, mystery, suspicion of murder, who done it, life is a bitch, dishonesty, murder ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1941
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Little Miss Millions (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Private detective Nick is hired to bring back Heather, who ran away from her stepmother to find her real mother.
Plot: christmas, runaway, mother, friends, road trip, kidnapping, little girl, female protagonist, child protagonist, santa claus, teenage girl, evil stepmother ...
Time: 90s
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Shiverstone Castle 2 (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The pupils of Castle Schreckenstein and Castle Rosenfels look for a solution to forestall the sale of Castle Schreckenstein due to debts.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: first kiss, castle, boarding school, treasure hunt, schoolgirl, prank, director, friendship, best friend, teachers and students, youth, boys' school ...
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Tom and Jerry: The Movie (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The popular cartoon cat and mouse are thrown into a feature film. The story has the twosome trying to help an orphan girl who is being berated and exploited by a greedy guardian.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, buddy comedy, 2d animation
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: talking animals, dogcatcher, cartoon cat, cat, tom and jerry, chase, family, childhood, friendship, heroes, rescue, blonde ...
Time: 90s, year 1992
Place: tibet
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It Nearly Wasn't Christmas (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Feeling unneeded, a disillusioned Santa Claus (Charles Durning) quits Christmas. Through the selflessness of a little girl looking to reunite her parents for Christmas (and the help of his bumbling chief elf, Philpot (Bruce Vilanch), Santa and the ...
Plot: christmas, youth, santa claus, mother daughter relationship, limousine, little girl, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, balloon, factory owner, family relations, runaway girl ...
Place: los angeles
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Hollywood Vice Squad (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A mother goes to Hollywood to find her runaway daughter. She discovers that the girl has become involved in the pornography industry, and goes to the police to get help in finding her.
Style: captivating, humorous, suspense, exciting, porno movie
Plot: prostitution, police operation, police, police protagonist, mother daughter relationship, drugs, murder, car chase, murder disguised as accident, police raid, pimp, fetish ...
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Twisting Fate (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, South Africa
Duration: 107 min.
Story: 17-year-old Claire spends her vacation in South Africa with her family, when a tragic accident takes the lives of her parents and younger brother. By a stroke of luck, Claire survives, but finds herself alone, far from home in a country where ...
Style: psychological, suspense, unusual plot structure, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: loss of family, female protagonist, death of mother, teenage runaway, runaway teen, teenage girl, teenager, life is a bitch, teenage life, couples, love, adventure ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south africa
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Vice Girls (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Three sexy cops will have to go undercover to catch a ruthless pornographer who is murdering young runaway girls.
Style: sexy, realistic, erotic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, woman with a gun, murder, working undercover, sexual abuse, undercover, hidden identity, law enforcement, investigation, dishonesty, crimes, on the run ...
Time: 90s
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Girlhood (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Oppressed by her family setting, dead-end school prospects and the boys law in the neighborhood, Marieme starts a new life after meeting a group of three free-spirited girls. She changes her name, her dress code, and quits school to be accepted in ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, captivating, feminist film ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, friendship, teenager, youth, girl fight, peer pressure, street gang, against the rules, drugs, dull life, society, teenage life ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, africa, france
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Everybody Dies But Me (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: One Monday morning Katya, Vika and Zhanna learn that there will be a school disco, their first disco, on the coming Saturday night. The girls feverishly start preparing for the event, which rapidly becomes the most important moment ever in their ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: life is a bitch, friendship, youth, friends, teenage life, society, high school life, dysfunctional family, family problems, social relations, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: russia, moscow russia, ussr
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Hollywood Harry (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Tongue-in-cheek account of a private eye hired to find a young porn actress.
Style: neo noir, surprise ending
Plot: private detective, nightclub, erotica, male nudity, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), hollywood, rescue from drowning, twin brother, underage girl, transvestite, gigolo ...
Place: los angeles
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Return to Oz (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Dorothy, saved from a psychiatric experiment by a mysterious girl, finds herself back in the land of her dreams, and makes delightful new friends, and dangerous new enemies.
Style: fairy tale, surreal, disturbing, harsh, scary ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: disney, witch, adventure, scarecrow, halloween, psychiatry, magic, robot, family, culture clash, princess, mental institution ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1890s, 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
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