Uneducated movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant uneducated movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, sincere, emotional and captivating films and TV shows about / with uneducated, friendship, society, youth, hopes, family relations, teacher, love and romance, teachers and students and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, France, Japan and other countries.
uneducated movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as uneducated: Green Book (2018), Blackboards (2000), Ramji Londonwaley (2005), Little Chenier (2006), Mayor Cupcake (2011), Mommy (2014), Omar Killed Me (2011), Tucker and Dale vs. Evil (2010), The Illiterate (2013), 3 from Hell (2019).

List of uneducated movies

Green Book (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, China
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line relied on ...
Style: road movie, uplifting, feel good, funny, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: racism, travel, interracial friendship, road trip, friendship, journey, racial prejudice, racial slur, on the road, musician, dignity, blacks and whites ...
Time: 60s, year 1962, 20th century, 2010s
Place: bronx new york city, southern usa, america, birmingham alabama, kentucky ...
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Blackboards (2000)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran, Italy, Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Itinerant Kurdish teachers, carrying blackboards on their backs, look for students in the hills and villages of Iran, near the Iraqi border during the Iran-Iraq war. Said falls in with a group of old men looking for their bombed-out village; he ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, sincere, serious, art house ...
Plot: uneducated, dedicated educator, life is a bitch, wartime life, hopes, obsessive quest, realism, on the road, teachers and students, kurd, teacher, wandering ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: iran, kurdistan, middle east
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Ramji Londonwaley (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Ramji Tiwari and his sister, Parvati, had their parents pass away at an early age. Ramji is a skilled cook, and is familiar with all aspects of vegetarian cooking. He arranges Parvati's marriage with the Mishra family, promises to pay a large ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting
Plot: weakness, uneducated, culture clash, romance, guru, couples, disorder, fall in love, fish out of water, misfit, love and romance, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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Little Chenier (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: LITTLE CHENIER: A CAJUN STORY is the story of a young man who lives a simple life on a houseboat in the Louisiana bayou with his mentally handicapped brother until one is accused of a crime in the small town.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: mental illness, mentally challenged, against the odds, disability, uneducated, family problems, family relations, dishonesty, crimes, mental retardation, brother brother relationship, alcoholic father ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
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Mayor Cupcake (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hard-working cupcake maker is inadvertently elected mayor of a small town burdened with debt. Uneducated, she relies on her street smarts to clean up the town.
Style: humorous, sincere, captivating, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: campaign, rise to the top, small town life, family life, society, small town, ambition, parents and children, uneducated, family relations, food, politics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Mommy (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A peculiar neighbor offers hope to a recent widow who is struggling to raise a teenager who is unpredictable and, sometimes, violent.
Style: melancholic, touching, depressing, emotional, psychological ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: oedipus complex, dysfunctional family, mentally unstable, incest overtones, single mother, teenager, violence, teenage boy, juvenile delinquent, family relations, mother son relationship, arson ...
Time: year 2015, near future, 2010s, contemporary, 21st century ...
Place: canada, quebec, montreal
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Omar Killed Me (2011)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Morocco
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the summer of 1991 an elderly woman Ghislaine Marchal is found murdered in the basement of her home with the message "Omar M'a Tuer" (Omar has kill me) written beside in her own blood. Despite a lack of forensic or DNA evidence, ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, emotional, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: murder, false accusation, courtroom, social misfits, fighting the system, amateur detective, injustice, legal, confined, life is a bitch, rebellion, courtroom drama ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1991, year 1994
Place: france, europe, french riviera, cannes
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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, vacation, nothing goes right, youth, friends, group of friends, student, peril, accidental killing, disorder, chainsaw ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, west virginia
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The Illiterate (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Ximena is illiterate; Jacqueline reads to her. Everything except a letter hidden under a wooden Buddha that Ximena won’t let her read. To know what it says, Ximena must learn to read. As Ximena learns, their relationship, thorny at first, becomes ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, sincere, psychological
Plot: illiteracy, illiterate, middle aged woman, lifestyle change, changing lives, training, education, home schooling, lifestyle, female protagonist, uneducated, character change ...
Place: chile
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3 from Hell (2019)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After barely surviving a furious shootout with the police, Baby Firefly, Otis Driftwood and Captain Spaulding are behind bars. But pure evil cannot be contained. Teaming up with Otis’ half-brother Wilson, the demented Firefly clan escape to ...
Style: slasher, suspense, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, panic, clown, evil, sadist, serial murder, murder, death, serial killer, murderer, insanity, brutality ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: mexico, texas
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Life of a King (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Life of a King is the true story of one man's mission to give inner city kids of Washington DC something he never had - a future. After being incarcerated for eighteen years, Eugene Brown established the Big Chair Chess Club to get kids off the ...
Style: uplifting, sincere, touching, rough, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chess, dedicated educator, hardcase students, changing lives, rebellion, teenage life, ambition, ex convict, contests and competitions, bad attitude, youth, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa
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Waterloo Road (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: Waterloo Road is a UK television drama series the first broadcast was in the United Kingdom on BBC One on 9 March 2006. Originally set in a troubled comprehensive school in Rochdale, England, the location of the show was moved to the former Greenock ...
Style: sincere, serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy
Plot: high school, social problems, social differences, teenage life, teachers and students, romance, workplace situations, youth, life is a bitch, social relations, workplace intrigue, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, northern england, manchester, england, europe
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Gabriela (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1925, Gabriela becomes cook, mistress, and then wife of Nacib, a bar owner in a small Brazilian coastal town runs by the local colonels. Nacib becomes tired of Gabriela's uneducated ways, and annuls the marriage when he finds her in bed with ...
Style: realistic, touching, sexy, semi serious, humorous
Plot: female nudity, strong sexual content, sex scene, social differences, village life, couple relations, infidelity, love triangle, couples, love and romance, erotica, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: latin america, brazil
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Cartagena (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Muriel is beautiful, free-spirited and bed-ridden since a horrific accident. Leo is a drunk middle-aged ex-boxer. Desperate for work and unqualified, he interviews for Muriel, who hires him to cook and care for her against her better judgment. ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious
Plot: paralysis, disability, opposites attract, teaching the ways of the world, one more chance, gain trust, fall in love, hopes, nursing, alcohol abuse, ex boxer, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, latin america, france
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Enemies: A Love Story (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A ghostwriter finds himself romantically involved with his current wife, a married woman and his long-vanished wife.
Style: emotional, talky, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: jewish, world war two, holocaust, infidelity, love and romance, twists and turns, peasant, dark humor, love affair, love triangle, haunted by the past, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, post world war two
Place: new york, poland, coney island brooklyn new york city, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city ...
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No More Mr. Nice Guy (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Die Brüder Kipp (Joachim Król) und Most (Horst Krause) machen sich auf den Weg, um das Gut ihrer Oma zu erben. Auf diesem Weg begegnen sie Viktor (Konstantin Kotljarov), einem desertierten russischen Soldaten, der die beiden kidnappt und Nadine ...
Style: road movie, not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: on the run, sibling relationship, family relations, communication problem, disorder, uneducated, misfit, goofy hero, nothing goes right, siblings relations, on the road, farce ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: german democratic republic, germany, europe
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The Day of the Crows (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a cabin of the deep of the forest, a child and his father leas a wild and hard life in utmost isolation. The child grows up fearing and admiring his father, with the ghosts haunting the forest as his only companions. Until the day he discovers ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: ghost, village, forest, life turned upside down, fish out of water, supernatural, family relations, parents and children, isolation, fall in love, youth, family ...
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Flambards (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 780 min.
TV show
Story: In the early 1900s in England, young Christina is orphaned and goes to live with her Uncle Russell, who owns the country estate of Flambards, and has two sons. Mark, the elder, is a wastrel, a roue and, like his father, loves to hunt. The younger ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, emotional
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war one, love and romance, society, couples, uneducated, estate, family relations, manners, parents and children, countryside, family life, siblings relations ...
Time: edwardian era, 20th century, 1910s
Place: england, europe
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Father and Master (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The true story of the life of Gavino Ledda, the son of a Sardinian shepherd, and how he managed to escape his harsh, almost barbaric existence by slowly educating himself, despite violent opposition from his brutal father.
Style: social, inspirational, uplifting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: shepherd, abusive father, bestiality, coming of age, illiteracy, father son relationship, child abuse, sheep, human spirit, traumatic childhood, empire, social injustice ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s
Place: sardinia, italy, europe
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Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, China
Duration: 110 min.
Story: During the Cultural Revolution, two young men are sent to a remote mining village where they fall in love with the local tailor’s beautiful granddaughter and discover a suitcase full of forbidden Western novels.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: cultural revolution, mountain village, dressmaker, love triangle, village, culture clash, coming of age, friendship, social differences, love affair, fall in love, unrequited love ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: china, asia, paris france
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Music of the Heart (1999)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Story of a schoolteacher's struggle to teach violin to inner-city Harlem kids.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, inspirational, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing, kids, teens, chick flick
Plot: teacher, dedicated educator, school, music teacher, musician, music, violinist, happy ending, female protagonist, school teacher, fighting the system, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem
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Lean on Me (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When principal Joe Clark takes over decaying Eastside High School, he's faced with students wearing gang colors and graffiti-covered walls. Determined to do anything he must to turn the school around, he expels suspected drug dealers, padlocks ...
Style: inspirational, feel good, realistic, intense, clever ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: high school, teacher, african american, gang, teenager, school, violence, education, society, teenage pregnancy, teaching, drug dealing ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 60s
Place: new jersey
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One Eight Seven (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After surviving a stabbing by a student, teacher Trevor Garfield moves from New York to Los Angeles. There, he resumes teaching as a substitute teacher. The education system, where violent bullies control the classrooms and the administration is ...
Style: suspense, realistic, disturbing, unusual plot structure, allegory ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teacher, high school, gang, gangsters, hip hop, teenager, revenge, professor, ghetto, blacks and whites, violence, russian roulette ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, new york, new jersey, california, usa ...
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Dangerous Minds (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Former Marine Louanne Johnson lands a gig teaching in a pilot program for bright but underachieving teens at a notorious inner-city high school. After having a terrible first day, she decides she must throw decorum to the wind. When Johnson returns ...
Style: sentimental, touching, inspirational, rough, sincere ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: high school, teacher, school teacher, teenager, coming of age, hip hop, amusement park, teenage life, hopes, school, gang, life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california, new jersey, usa, san francisco
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GTO (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: About Eikichi Onizuka, a 22-year-old ex-gangster member and a virgin. He has one ambition that no one ever expected from him. His solely life purpose is to become the greatest high school teacher ever.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teacher, high school, streetwise, bad attitude, rebelliousness, adult virgin, fish out of water, workplace situations, teenage life, uneducated, changing lives, power relations ...
Place: asia, japan
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The Taste of Others (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Agnès Jaoui co-writes and directs this romantic comedy of manners set in France's rustic Provence. Unpolished and ultra-pragmatic industrialist Jean-Jacques Castella (co-scripter Jean-Pierre Bacri) reluctantly attends Racine's tragedy ...
Style: biting, meditative, touching, sincere, suspense ...
Plot: infidelity, midlife crisis, extramarital affair, bohemian life, opposites attract, fish out of water, disorder, snobbism, fall in love, couple relations, relationships, artist ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
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The First Grader (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Kenya, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The true story of an 84 year-old Kenyan villager and ex Mau Mau freedom fighter who fights for his right to go to school for the first time to get the education he could never afford.
Style: uplifting, realistic, sincere, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: education, school, racism, teacher, hopes, prisoner of war camp, social relations, human spirit, ex military, blind ambition, society, follow your dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1963, 50s
Place: africa, kenya
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Murder in the First (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Inspired by a true story. A petty criminal sent to Alcatraz in the 1930s is caught attempting to make an escape. As punishment he is put in solitary confinement. The maximum stay is supposed to be 19 days, but Henri spends years alone, cold and in ...
Style: emotional, thought provoking, light, harsh, melancholic ...
Plot: prison, courtroom, alcatraz, lawyer, murder, justice, court, prison escape, legal, escape attempt, courtroom drama, torture ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century, year 1941, year 1938
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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GTO: Great Teacher Onizuka (1998)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Action, Adventure
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Onizuka is an ex-biker and gang leader who has one goal, to become the greatest teacher. He learns of the power and respect possible as an intern teacher, using his strength and connections to get his students to respect him. Now, graduated, he gets ...
Style: captivating, semi serious, sincere, inspirational, sexy ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, teachers and students, friendship, hardcase students, fish out of water, lifestyle, society, dedicated educator, workplace situations, teenager, superhero, teacher student relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: asia, japan, tokyo
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The Book Thief (2013)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: While subjected to the horrors of WWII Germany, young Liesel finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. Under the stairs in her home, a Jewish refuge is being sheltered by her adoptive parents.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, emotional, sad ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, family outing, chick flick
Plot: world war two, holocaust, jewish, nazi, war, adoption, childhood, human spirit, nazi germany, life is a bitch, against humanity, nazism ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1941, year 1939, year 1938 ...
Place: germany, europe
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