Flashback sequence movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant flashback sequence movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, psychological, suspense, serious, suspenseful and humorous films and TV shows about / with flashback sequence, flashback, husband wife relationship, love, memory, kiss, memories, murder, violence and danger plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
flashback sequence
 119
flashback sequence movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as flashback sequence: Snapshots (2018), Oblivion (2013), Slumber (2017), Hustlers (2019), Chernobyl (2019), Max Rose (2013), Sleepy Hollow (2013), Forgotten Evil (2017), Memento (2000), Play (2019).

List of flashback sequence movies

 7.0
 2K
Snapshots (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rose spends her days fishing near the beautiful lake house she’s called home for 50 years. She’s not getting any younger and her daughter Patti worries about Rose being all alone, but the stubborn matriarch will not sell. There are memories here ...
Style: psychological, sincere, unusual plot structure, touching, tense
Plot: lgbt, lesbian romance, lake, lesbian sex, mother daughter relationship, lesbian, flashback sequence, lesbian love, secret, woman, lgbtq, love ...
Time: 60s
Place: missouri
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 527K
Oblivion (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Jack Harper is one of the last few drone repairmen stationed on Earth. Part of a massive operation to extract vital resources after decades of war with a terrifying threat known as the Scavs, Jack’s mission is nearly complete. His existence is ...
Style: futuristic, mind bending, visually appealing, suspense, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, alien invasion, alien, adventure, distopia, resistance, disorder, mysterious character, future dystopia, survival, space travel ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: new york, washington d.c., pentagon, empire state building manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
 4.7
 5K
Slumber (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A sleep doctor tries to protect a family from a demon that feeds on people in their nightmares.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, captivating, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: nightmare, doctor, supernatural, hallucination, childhood trauma, female protagonist, haunted by the past, laboratory, experiment, sleepwalking, flashback sequence, flash forward ...
Is relevant ?
El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the wake of his dramatic escape from captivity, Jesse Pinkman must come to terms with his past in order to forge some kind of future.
Style: neo noir, exciting, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: drugs, gangsters, criminal, on the run, revenge, escape, police, flashback sequence, drug dealer, adventure, monster, organized crime ...
Place: alaska, new mexico
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
 6.3
 101K
Hustlers (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A crew of savvy former strip club employees band together to turn the tables on their Wall Street clients.
Style: captivating, unusual plot structure, entertaining, suspense, light ...
Plot: stripper, strip club, caper, pole dancing, vulgarity, shopping, drugs, seduction, lap dance, dancing, female nudity, female protagonist ...
Time: 2000s, year 2015, year 2014, year 2007, year 2011 ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
 9.4
 744K
Chernobyl (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 330 min.
TV show
Story: A dramatization of the true story of one of the worst man-made catastrophes in history, the catastrophic nuclear accident at Chernobyl. A tale of the brave men and women who sacrificed to save Europe from unimaginable disaster.
Style: dark, thought provoking, atmospheric, harsh, rough ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: nuclear power plant, radiation, radiation poisoning, nuclear reactor, save the day, nuclear holocaust, scientist, nuclear explosion, salvation, nuclear threat, abandoned city, disaster ...
Time: 80s, year 1986, 20th century
Place: chernobyl, ussr, ukraine, moscow russia, europe ...
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 586
Max Rose (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An ageing jazz pianist learns something about his wife of 65 years, leading him to question their life together.
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: aging, introspection, jazz, flashback sequence, memory, death of wife, friendship, elderly, dishonesty, dealing with death, old age, grief ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 61K
Sleepy Hollow (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Ichabod Crane is resurrected and pulled two and a half centuries through time to unravel a mystery that dates all the way back to the founding fathers.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, serious, bloody ...
Plot: supernatural, escapades, adventure, legends and myths, ghost, characters in danger, investigator, victim, determination, fate of humanity, murder, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 4.9
 377
Forgotten Evil (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman with amnesia tries to restart her life until the past comes back to haunt her.
Style: rough, suspense, scary, bleak
Plot: stalker, psychopath, amnesia, murder, flashback sequence, lifetime, boat, nurse, hospital, danger, deadly
Is relevant ?
 8.4
 1.2M
Memento (2000)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Suffering short-term memory loss after a head injury, Leonard Shelby embarks on a grim quest to find the lowlife who murdered his wife in this gritty, complex thriller that packs more knots than a hangman's noose. To carry out his plan, Shelby ...
Style: psychological, twist ending, surprise ending, suspense, philosophical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: amnesia, memory loss, murder, plot twist, mystery, memory, revenge, twists and turns, paranoia, psychology, vengeance, haunted by the past ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 2K
Play (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In 1993, Max was 13 when he was offered his first camera. For 25 years he will not stop filming. The bunch of friends, the loves, the successes, the failures. From the 90s to the 2010s, it is the portrait of a whole generation that is emerging ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, sincere, captivating
Plot: found footage, group of friends, friendship, party, wedding party, practical joke, nostalgia, love, christmas, new year, flashback sequence, childhood memory ...
Time: 90s, year 2013, year 2000, 2010s, 2000s ...
Place: paris france, barcelona
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 274
The Best Man (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After painter Michael 'Mike' Sheldrake's failed suicide attempt, house-mate and life-long best friend Peter Tremaine, an antiques shop owner, reminisces their common past, like Mike does in therapy. It started at the beach, when ...
Style: serious, captivating, psychological, tense, realistic ...
Plot: haunted by the past, friends, friendship, fall in love, power relations, jealousy, father figure, love, flashback sequence, suicide attempt, romance, performer's life ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century
Place: england
Is relevant ?
Bro, What Happened? (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Phil and his misfit friends score big when they are invited to the party of the century at Bob's house. Known for throwing the craziest drug, sex and booze filled parties, this was sure to be a night to remember. The only problem is that they ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: disorder, memory loss, buddies, nothing goes right, party, flashback sequence, friends, stoners, looking for sex, race against time, misfit, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 237K
Lion (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Australia, UK, USA, India
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, motivational, dramatic ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: adoption, poverty, survival, loneliness, destiny, childhood, family, brother brother relationship, adopted son, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, courage, little boy ...
Time: 2010s, year 1986, 80s, year 2012, year 2008 ...
Place: india, australia, tasmania, kolkata, melbourne australia
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 13K
My King (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Tony is admitted to a rehabilitation center after a serious ski accident. Dependent on the medical staff and pain relievers, she takes time to look back on a turbulent relationship that she experienced with Georgio.
Style: disturbing, psychological, rough, thought provoking, social ...
Plot: marital problem, breakup, restaurant, unhappiness, unhappy marriage, wedding, marriage, newborn, child custody, husband wife relationship, egotism, flashback ...
Time: year 1978
Place: france
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 17K
Rememory (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The widow of a wise professor stumbles upon one of his inventions that's able to record and play a person's memory.
Style: surprise ending, psychological, melancholic, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: guilty conscience, widow, death of brother, private investigation, professor, invention, murder, investigation, memories, flashback sequence, empathy, parallel universe ...
Is relevant ?
Love Is in the Air (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Antoine is a lawyer living in New York. On his way back to France for the final round of a job interview, Antoine finds himself sitting right next to his ex-girlfriend Julie. With a seven-hour flight ahead of them, they are going to have to speak to ...
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: date night, kids
Plot: lovers reunited, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, womanizer, up and down relationship, love affair, opposites attract, encounter, romance, love, flashback sequence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, new york, usa
Is relevant ?
 3.6
 1K
Unspeakable (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A flawed attempt to map the mind of a brutal serial killer leads to a horrifying battle for survival in director Thomas Wright's visceral thriller. Despite vocal objections from Warden Blakely (Dennis Hopper), prison psychologist Diana Purlow ...
Style: psychological, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, prison, statutory rape, prison warden, mind game, race against time, confined, prison life, mind control, false accusation, death sentence, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, mexico
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
Owner of the Story (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A 50 year-old woman who analyses her past. She pictures herself when she was 20 years old and she re-creates the story of her life through a game of innumerous possibilities. What if she wouldn't have gone to that ball? What if... instead of ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, captivating, humorous, psychological
Plot: alternate timeline, past, couples, memories, life, flashback sequence, choice, male female relationship, relationships, female protagonist, memory, theater ...
Time: 60s
Place: rio de janeiro
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 210
I Remember (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The memories of Guiga, from early childhood to young adulthood: his family, relatives, friends, fears, dreams and reality in a still provincial city of Salvador, Bahia, from the 50s to the 70s.
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspense
Plot: coming of age, puberty, dysfunctional family, family problems, erotica, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, father son relationship, relationship problems, relationships, life is a bitch, memories ...
Place: brazil
Is relevant ?
 3.6
 370
In the Cloud (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To stop a terrorist bomber, two estranged tech geniuses (Justin Chatwin, Tomiwa Edun) reunite after the death of their mentor (Gabriel Byrne) to devise a VR technology to extract the terrorist’s memories. But the clock is ticking on the next bomb.
Style: futuristic, captivating, tense
Plot: virtual reality, flashback sequence, job, nanotechnology, hi-tech, technology, experimental technology, memories, workplace, consciousness, virtuality, advanced technology
Is relevant ?
La Belle Époque (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Victor, a disillusioned sexagenarian, sees his life turned upside down on the day when Antoine, a brilliant entrepreneur, offers him a new kind of attraction: mixing theatrical artifices and historical reconstruction, this company offers his clients ...
Style: unusual plot structure, romantic, humorous, touching, psychological ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, husband wife conflict, actress, sex orgy, orgy, dinner, nostalgia, romanticism, party, theater, drugs, memories ...
Place: france
Is relevant ?
Timeless Love (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Megan seems to have the perfect life with a wonderful husband named Thomas and 2 adorable children. Then she finds herself awakening from a coma - and discovers she is not and has never been married. But when she meets Thomas for real, she seizes ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, romantic, light
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: true love, male female relationship, photographer, coma, flash forward, destiny, follow your dream, fall in love, against the odds, flashback sequence, coping, alternate reality ...
Time: contemporary, future
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
 5.3
 6K
Flashback (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a chance encounter with a man forgotten from his youth, Fred literally and metaphorically journeys into his past.
Style: mind bending, psychological, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: time travel, mystery, time, sent to the past, time loop, midlife crisis, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, painter, life turned upside down, past coming back to haunt, murder investigation, moral dilemma ...
Is relevant ?
A Shoe Addict's Christmas (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Duration: 85 min.
Story: As Christmas approaches, a department store worker whose life lacks fulfillment meets her guardian angel, who offers her a chance to change her circumstances by magically transporting her to Christmases past whenever she tries on a new pair of shoes.
Style: light, humorous, captivating, funny, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, holiday, christmas spirit, firefighter, time travel, happy ending, faith, hopes, fall in love, transformation, magic, manager ...
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 1K
Hahaha (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Over drinks, two friends agree to swap fond memories of their recent trips to the same seaside town. As the stories unfold in flashback, we realize their accounts take place at the same time—and with the same people—in this potent swirl of ...
Style: emotional, light, captivating, humorous, sex comedy ...
Plot: tour guide, friendship, couples, friends, couple relations, ambition, love triangle, multiple perspectives, romance, resort, flashback sequence, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, asia, korea
Is relevant ?
The Good Doctor (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: A young surgeon with Savant syndrome is recruited into the surgical unit of a prestigious hospital. The question will arise: can a person who doesn't have the ability to relate to people actually save their lives?
Style: serious, clever, emotional, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: autism, medical, medicine, hospital, doctor, talented, prodigy, surgeon, doctors, nurse, asperger's syndrome, talent ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, future
Place: san francisco
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 338K
Shazam! (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A boy is given the ability to become an adult superhero in times of need with a single magic word.
Style: exciting, tense, funny, epic, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, chosen one, teenage hero, teenager, super powers, costumed hero, wizards, flying superhero, magical power, childhood, magic ...
Time: 21st century, 70s, year 1974, 2010s, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, new york
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 136K
Gamer (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mind-control technology has taken society by a storm, a multiplayer on-line game called "Slayers" allows players to control human prisoners in mass-scale. Simon controls Kable, the online champion of the game. Kable's ultimate ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, sexy, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, mind control, cyberspace, contests and competitions, computers and web, hacker, life & death, dystopic future, death, cyberpunk, superhero, virtual reality ...
Time: 21st century, 2030s, near future, future
Is relevant ?
Godzilla: The Planet Eater (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: With no means for defeating Godzilla Earth, mankind watches as King Ghidorah, clad in a golden light, descends on the planet. The heavens and earth shake once again as the war moves to a higher dimension.
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, intense, suspense ...
Plot: godzilla, monster, creature, humanity in peril, good versus evil, self sacrifice, captain, giant monster, professor, betrayal, villain, memory ...
Place: japan
Is relevant ?