Companion movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant companion movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, clever and stylized films and TV shows about / with companion, friendship, rivalry, danger, betrayal, crimes, adaptation, love, mentor and redemption plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
companion movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as companion: Doctor Who (2005), Doctor Who (1963), Phantom Thread (2017), The Christmas Wife (1988), Me Before You (2016), Murder at the Gallop (1963), The House on Carroll Street (1988), The Great Mouse Detective (1986), Death Rides a Horse (1967), All Dogs Go to Heaven (1989).

List of companion movies

Doctor Who (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Doctor looks and seems human. He's handsome, witty, and could be mistaken for just another man in the street. But he is a Time Lord: a 900 year old alien with 2 hearts, part of a gifted civilization who mastered time travel. The Doctor ...
Style: humorous, exciting, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, space and aliens, heroes, adventure, time machine, adventurer, journey, good versus evil, alien encounter, save the day, space travel, danger ...
Time: future
Place: london
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Doctor Who (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The adventures of a Time Lord—a time-travelling humanoid alien known as the Doctor—who explores the universe in his TARDIS, a sentient time-travelling space ship. Its exterior appears as a blue British police box, which was a common sight in ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, benign alien, time machine, evil alien, escapades, adventure, heroic mission, doctor who, good versus evil, race against time, companion, earth ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe, london, arizona
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Phantom Thread (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Renowned British dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock comes across Alma, a young, strong-willed woman, who soon becomes a fixture in his life as his muse and lover.
Style: romantic, psychological
Plot: fashion, dressmaker, fashion designer, brother sister relationship, fashion show, doctor, obsession, wedding, seamstress, wife husband relationship, wedding dress, dysfunctional relationship ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: alps, london
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The Christmas Wife (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The Christmas Wife is a made-for-cable television drama based on a story by Helen Norris. An aging and recent widower, not wanting to spend his first Christmas alone, responds to an ad in the newspaper which reads: "You are not alone. We make ...
Plot: loneliness, old man, widower, christmas, companion, cabin, secret, weekend, christmas dinner, music box, married woman, old woman ...
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Me Before You (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A small town girl is caught between dead-end jobs. A high-profile, successful man becomes wheelchair bound following an accident. The man decides his life is not worth living until the girl is hired for six months to be his new caretaker. Worlds ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, disability, fall in love, love story, romance, wheelchair, depression, caregiver, small town, loneliness, death wish, accident ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, usa, london
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Murder at the Gallop (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Miss Marple and Mr Stringer are witness to the death of the very old and rich Mr. Enderby by heart attack. Yet they have their doubts about what happened. The police don’t believe them thus leading Miss Marple to yet again investigate by herself. ...
Style: talky, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, heart attack, miss marple, eavesdropping, murder, investigation, charity, mystery, dedicated lawyer, barn, murder mystery ...
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The House on Carroll Street (1988)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Emily Crane is fired after refusing to give names to a 1951 House Un-American Activities Committee, and takes a part-time job as companion to an old lady. One day her attention is drawn to a noisy argument being conducted largely in German in a ...
Style: suspenseful, clever, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: investigation, idealism, crimes, dishonesty, special agents, uncover truth, deadly, law enforcement, state affairs, undercover, nazi, fbi ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, germany
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The Great Mouse Detective (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When the diabolical Professor Ratigan kidnaps London's master toymaker, the brilliant master of disguise Basil of Baker Street and his trusted sidekick Dawson try to elude the ultimate trap and foil the perfect crime.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, exciting, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: queen, investigation, sherlock holmes, good versus evil, kidnapping, adventure, mouse, treason, private detective, family, cartoon mouse, danger ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s, victorian era, 80s
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london
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Death Rides a Horse (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Death Rides a Horse (aka Da uomo a uomo, or As Man to Man) is a 1967 spaghetti western directed by Giulio Petroni, written by Luciano Vincenzoni, and starring Lee Van Cleef and John Phillip Law. Bill Meceita, a boy whose family was murdered in front ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, revenge, bank, shaving, senator, martial arts, jail, sheriff, explosion, dynamite, outlaw ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
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All Dogs Go to Heaven (1989)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Ireland, UK, USA, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a casino owning dog named Charlie is murdered by his rival Carface, he finds himself in Heaven basically by default since all dogs go to heaven. However, since he wants to get back at his killer, he cons his way back to the living with the ...
Style: touching, sweet, sad, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, pre-teens
Plot: afterlife, heaven, friendship, orphan, adventure, going straight, dog, second chance, friends, animal life, death, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, year 1939, 1930s
Place: new orleans, usa
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The Sea of Trees (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A suicidal American befriends a Japanese man lost in a forest near Mt. Fuji and the two search for a way out.
Plot: loss, forest, funeral, doctor, cancer, suicidal, blonde, abandoned car, ribbon, white coat, suit and tie, broken eyeglasses ...
Place: japan, mount fuji
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Hut in the Woods (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two misfit males, one man-child, one boy, find each other, building a small cabin in the woods to create a new life. Their daily struggle for survival creates a strong bond between them until the hut is destroyed and one of the boys carted off. The ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, gloomy, rough
Plot: misfit, mentally unstable, in the woods, social misfits, young heroes, friendship, life is a bitch, friends, youth, figment, leaving home, nobody believes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
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Enchanted Princess (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A family comedy about a young Prince, who sets on a mission to find a missing Princess from the neighborhood kingdom. Along the journey, Prince meets a doopie dragon who joins him on an adventure, but Prince does not know that the dragon isn't ...
Plot: music box, boots, set on fire, knocked unconscious, caught in a net, gold coin, mermaid, wrestling match, executioner, haystack, unrequited love, blacksmith ...
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Isle of Dogs (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the future, an outbreak of canine flu leads the mayor of a Japanese city to banish all dogs to an island that's a garbage dump. The outcasts must soon embark on an epic journey when a 12-year-old boy arrives on the island to find his beloved ...
Style: epic
Plot: dog, island, garbage dump, search, isolation, protest, politician, friendship, fear, corruption, resistance, courage ...
Place: japan
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Flame of Recca (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Recca is a boy living in the modern world, only he seems drawn to following the ways of the ninja. On the day he befriends a girl named Yanagi who has a mysterious power of healing, he is confronted and challenged by a Dark Priestess. This battle ...
Style: epic
Plot: battle, punch, love, cigarette smoking, friend, princess, rivalry, friendship, little girl, school, anger, blood ...
Time: 1990s
Place: japan
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I'm the King of the Castle (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Thomas, the son of a millionaire lives a fairly isolated existence, in a mansion in rural France. His father hires a widowed woman to take care of things while he is away. The maid's son, Charles moves in as well, and the two parents hope that ...
Plot: homoeroticism, dance, class differences, symbolism, child suicide, missing father, companion, chateau, governess, dancer, obsession, father son relationship ...
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The Collector (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A bombastic, womanizing art dealer and his painter friend go to a seventeenth-century villa on the Riviera for a relaxing summer getaway. But their idyll is disturbed by the presence of the bohemian Haydée, accused of being a “collector” of men.
Style: sexual, talky, sexy, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: youth, collector, moral dilemma, love affair, menage a trois, romance, love triangle, lovers reunited, new wave, love and romance, couples, opposites attract ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: cote d'azur, france, french riviera, riviera, mediterranean sea ...
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Love & Pop (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Pretty Tokyo teen Hiromi Yoshii (Asumi Miwa) and her girlfriends struggle with rivalries, clothes and boyfriends, just like any other high school clique. But out for kicks and blind to the consequences, the girls of Love & Pop hide a dirty ...
Style: serious, offbeat, realistic, sexual, witty
Plot: prostitute, social decay, teenage girl, teenage life, society, youth, looking for love, looking for sex, street kid, eye candy, leg, girl wearing a miniskirt ...
Time: 90s
Place: tokyo, asia, japan
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Yu Yu Hakusho: Ghost Files (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: One day, 14-year-old Yusuke Urameshi suddenly finds himself dead, having died pushing a child out of the way of oncoming traffic. Since he has such a bad personality, even the Spirit World was caught by surprise that he would sacrifice himself. ...
Style: serious, exciting, epic
Plot: martial arts, demon, school, good versus evil, rivalry, amateur detective, ghost, adventure, supernatural ability, mystery, young heroes, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: japan
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Yu Yu Hakusho: The Movie - Poltergeist Report (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the Spirit World is flooded due to an unusual rainfall which overflows the River Sanzu (aka the River Styx), Lord Koenma senses an extremely powerful enemy. He entrusts Death God Botan, to deliver to Spirit Detective Yusuke, a mysterious item ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rivalry, ghost, good versus evil, danger, adventure, escapades, heroes, imaginary, supernatural, anti heroes, redemption, afterlife ...
Time: 1990s
Place: japan, asia
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Whip It (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In Bodeen, Texas, Land Of The Dragon, an indie-rock loving misfit finds a way of dealing with her small-town misery after she discovers a roller derby league in nearby Austin.
Style: feel good, witty, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: coming of age, small town, sport, contests and competitions, feminism, mother daughter relationship, mentor, female friendship, sport team, skating, coach, training ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, austin texas, california
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The Hired Hand (1971)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Harry Collings returns home to his farm after drifting with his friend, Arch. His wife, who had given up on him, reluctantly allows him to stay, and soon believes that all will be well again. But then Harry has to make a difficult decision regarding ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy
Plot: old west, drifter, murder, lone wolves, starting over, redemption, haunted by the past, love and romance, family relations, vengeance, lovers reunited, family life ...
Time: 19th century
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Let the Corpses Tan (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Every summer, Luce, an eccentric 50-something painter, spends her time in a small and isolated township, which lies in ruins in southern France, surrounded by guests. This summer, these guests are Max Bernier (an old flame, author and alcoholic), ...
Plot: skull, gunshot, topless, heist, sun, gold, whip, motorcycle, island, sea, explosion, shot in the head ...
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Mitsos, the Laughing Stock (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Gender-bender comedy directed by Omiros Efstratiadis.
Style: romantic, intellectual
Plot: disguise, matchmaking, race, camp, photo shoot, undercover, companion, sand, beard, match, candidate, advice ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: greece
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The Masterpiece (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An aspiring actor in Hollywood meets an enigmatic stranger by the name of Tommy Wiseau, the meeting leads the actor down a path nobody could have predicted; creating the worst movie ever made.
Style: based on true events, light, humorous, feel good, talky
Plot: ambition, hollywood, strange person, filmmaking, making of, aspiring actor, friendship between men, film within a film, bigger dreams, promise, nothing goes right, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 1990s, year 2003, 2000s, year 1998
Place: california, san francisco
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Darkest Hour (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A thrilling and inspiring true story begins on the eve of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill must face one of his most turbulent and defining trials: exploring a negotiated peace treaty with ...
Style: based on true events, suspense, serious, realistic, harsh
Plot: british history, prime minister, world war two, leader, politics, leadership, period piece, wartime, danger, secretary, husband wife relationship, dictator ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940
Place: england, france, europe
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Deaf Smith & Johnny Ears (1973)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this unusual spaghetti western departure for exploitation filmmaker Paolo Cavara (La Tarantola dal Ventre Nero), two friends help Sam Houston work for Texas statehood. Johnny Ears (Franco Nero) and his deaf-mute sidekick Erastus "Deaf" ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, prostitute, disability, hitman, lone wolves, old west, mute or deaf, chases and races, crimes, heroes, rivalry, buddies ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: mexico, texas, germany, latin america
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Sword of the Beast (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Legendary swordplay filmmaker Hideo Gosha’s Sword of the Beast chronicles the flight of the low-level swordsman Gennosuke, who kills one of his ministers as part of a reform plot. His former comrades then turn on him, and this betrayal so shakes ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: martial arts, gambling, ronin, shogun, vengeance, samurai, betrayal, reform, strangulation, gang, master warrior, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
Place: japan, feudal japan
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El Dorado (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Cole Thornton, a gunfighter for hire, joins forces with an old friend, Sheriff J.P. Hara. Together with an old indian fighter and a gambler, they help a rancher and his family fight a rival rancher that is trying to steal their water.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sheriff, old west, liquor, revolver, friendship, buddies, farm, righting the wronged, settler, ranch, vengeance, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1960s
Place: usa, mexico, texas, california
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102 Dalmatians (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Get ready for a howling good time as an all new assortment of irresistible animal heroes are unleashed in this great family tail! In an unlikely alliance, the outrageous Waddlesworth... a parrot who thinks he's a Rottweiler... teams up with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dog, animals, prison, release from prison, dalmatian, puppy, pets, women's prison, family, chase, parole officer, mischievous children ...
Time: 2000s
Place: england, europe, big ben london, paris france, france ...
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