Break up movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant break up movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, touching, humorous, sexy, semi serious and clever films and TV shows about / with breakup, break up, couples, love and romance, romance, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couple relations, destiny and male nudity plots mostly in Romance, Drama and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as break up: This Is Us (2016), Love Machine (2016), Friends with Benefits (2011), Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013), Gloria Bell (2018), My Golden Days (2015), Be with You (2004), Hanamizuki (2010), Don't Think Twice (2016), Dean (2016).

List of break up movies

 8.7
 113K
This Is Us (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the lives and families of three adults living and growing up in the United States of America in present and past times. As their paths cross and their life stories intertwine in curious ways, we find that several of them share the same ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, sincere, sentimental
Plot: adoption, childhood memory, depression, break up, childhood, parenthood, family, grieving, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, sibling ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 1990s, 80s
Place: pittsburgh
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 4.1
 302
Love Machine (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Director Pavel Ruminov wanted to break up with his girlfriend. But she had a different opinion on the matter and refused to leave the flat, insisting their story was not over yet.
Style: sexploitation film, erotic, atmospheric, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: female masturbation, female full frontal nudity, explicit sex, unsimulated sex, rough sex, erection, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, sex tape, masturbation, breakup, break up, male female relationship ...
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Friends with Benefits (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jamie is a New York-based executive recruiter who entices Dylan, an art director from Los Angeles, to take a job at the New York office of GQ magazine. Finding that they have much in common, the two become fast friends. Feeling jaded by a number of ...
Style: sexy, romantic, sexual, light, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: sexual relations, love and romance, looking for sex, friends, casual sex, sexual activity, friendship, love, fall in love, lovers, flirting, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
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Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, finds herself.
Style: sexual, atmospheric, touching, heartbreaking, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian, strong sexual content, lesbian relationship, explicit sex, lesbian love, lovers, lgbt, coming of age, sexuality, youth, teenage sexuality, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, california
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 6.3
 10K
Gloria Bell (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Chile, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A free-spirited woman in her 50s seeks out love at L.A. dance clubs.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, sexy, melancholic
Audience: date night
Plot: middle age romance, middle aged man, middle aged woman, dysfunctional relationship, breakup, drinking alcohol, female protagonist, friendship, drinking, divorced man, dating, break up ...
Time: contemporary, year 1986
Place: las vegas, los angeles
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My Golden Days (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Paul is preparing to leave Tajikistan, while thinking back on his adolescent years. His childhood, his mother's madness, the parties, the trip to the USSR where he lost his virginity, the friend who betrayed him and the love of his life.
Style: captivating, suspense, sentimental, sincere
Plot: love, abusive parent, break up, teenage love, breakup, student, teenage boy, teenage girl, passport, death of mother, anthropology, identity theft ...
Time: 2000s, 80s
Place: ussr, paris france, soviet union
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 7.9
 4K
Be with You (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When two souls find one another, nothing can tear them apart. Widower Takumi (Shido Nakamura) lives a quiet life with his six-year-old son Yuji (Akashi Takei) after the loss of wife and mother Mio (Yuko Takeuchi). Yuji unfailingly remembers her ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, sincere, enigmatic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: afterlife, family relations, diary, miraculous event, death in the family, reincarnation, hopes, couple relations, couples, supernatural, love and romance, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo
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 6.9
 1K
Hanamizuki (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Sae (Yui Aragaki) is a high school student who is studying hard for her college entrance exams. She lost her father when she was very young and so lives with her mother Ryoko (Hiroko Yakushimaru) in Hokkaido, Japan. Her father Kemimichi (Arata) once ...
Style: sincere, touching, romantic, sentimental, allegory
Plot: first love, love at first sight, reunion, mother daughter relationship, break up, professor, determination, wedding, dreaming, begging, teenage girl, breakup ...
Place: hokkaido, canada, nova scotia, tokyo
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Don't Think Twice (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An improv group deals with several crises, including the loss of their lease and one member hitting the big time.
Style: entertaining, emotional, touching, talky, dramatic ...
Plot: friendship, hospital, breakup, interracial friendship, break up, audition, show business, flash forward, father son relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, gift, showbiz ...
Place: philadelphia, new york
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 6.3
 2K
Dean (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A freelance illustrator in New York suffers a quarter-life crisis and leaves his home for the west coast.
Style: romantic, humorous, disturbing, semi autobiographical
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, break up, drawing, father son relationship, death of wife, friend, death, death of mother, grief, breakup, friendship, internet dating ...
Place: los angeles, brooklyn new york city
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Gone, But Not Forgotten (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Melodrama concerning a 40-year-old man coming out.
Style: captivating, serious, suspense
Plot: gay, gay relationship, rock climbing, breakup, lie, break up, husband wife relationship, rescue, amnesia, brother brother relationship, spoken inner thoughts, unconsciousness ...
Place: california
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Sidewalks of New York (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The film follows the marital and dating lives of three men and three women who unknowingly form a tangled web of relationships. Interspersing "man on the street" interviews with scenes from the six characters' lives, the film weaves a ...
Style: witty, stylized, sexy, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, romance, love affair, love triangle, looking for love, lifestyle, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, human nature, couple relations, workplace, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, new jersey
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 7.2
 133K
Chasing Amy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Holden and Banky are comic book artists. Everything is going good for them until they meet Alyssa, also a comic book artist. Holden falls for her, but his hopes are crushed when he finds out she's a lesbian.
Style: talky, touching, twists and turns, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: sexuality, jealousy, lesbian, bisexuality, unlikely relationship, opposites attract, twentysomething life, couple relations, friendship, romance, breakup, break up ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa
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Blonde Ambition (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young professional woman (Simpson) unwittingly becomes the pawn of two business executives in their bid to oust the head of a mega-conglomerate.
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, workplace, love and romance, obnoxious boss, love triangle, workplace situations, workplace romance, couples, rise to the top, ambition, couple relations, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
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The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Told from the male perspective, the story of a couple trying to reclaim the life and love they once knew and pick up the pieces of a past that may be too far gone.
Style: psychological, touching, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: life turned upside down, love affair, couple relations, career change, love and romance, crumbling marriage, couples, husband wife relationship, break up, breakup, disintegration, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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 7.9
 21K
Lakshya (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: India
Duration: 186 min.
Story: An aimless, jobless, irresponsible grown man joins the army and matures into a battlefield hero.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, touching, cult film
Audience: date night
Plot: soldier, old love, domineering father, discipline, self discovery, redemption, heroic mission, military life, family relations, slacker, military, bollywood ...
Time: 90s
Place: pakistan, india, asia, middle east, new delhi ...
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Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Two best friends being convinced that they are not in love search for each other's love.
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, college graduate, looking for love, womanizer, opposites attract, best friends, true love, arranged marriage, lifestyle, young people, young lovers, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, punjab, asia
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 6.4
 4K
Haggard (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on the true story about Ryan Dunn (played by himself) and his ex-girlfriend Glauren and how she cheated on him. After the break up Glauren is rumored to have been hooking up with heavy metal Hellboy. Ryan enlists the help of his friends Valo ...
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: ex girlfriend, breakup, sexual humor, friendship, vengeance, infidelity, love and romance, obsessive quest, buddies, dishonesty, break up, police officer ...
Time: contemporary
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Don't mess with an angel (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cuidado Con El Ángel is a Telenovela distributed by Televisa starring Maite Perroni and William Levy. The telenovela, a production of Nathalie Lartilleux, premiered on June 9, 2008 and finished its broadcast March 6, 2009. It had millions of ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, captivating, realistic
Plot: family relations, orphan, romance, fall in love, rivalry, destiny, intrigue, rich and poor, dishonesty, love triangle, true love, secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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 5.9
 3K
XX/XY (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When two college students, Sam and Thea, meet Coles at a party, their mutual attraction is immediate, leading to a passionate and awkward night together, and the onset of an intensely charged bond. As they continue to push the sexual boundaries of ...
Style: psychological, touching, humorous, melancholic, intense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: threesome, infidelity, friendship, college, love triangle, buddies, love and romance, haunted by the past, couple relations, sex, passion, break up ...
Time: contemporary, year 1993, 90s, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: new york, london, usa, europe, england
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She's Out of My League (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When he starts dating drop-dead gorgeous Molly, insecure airport security agent Kirk can't believe it. As his friends and family share their doubts about the relationship lasting, Kirk does everything he can to avoid losing Molly forever.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: teen comedy, date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, odd couple, couple relations, insecurity, pilot, birthday party, buddies, crumbling relationship, young people, love and romance, self esteem, confidence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: pittsburgh, usa, pennsylvania, new york, new jersey ...
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Love & Other Drugs (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Maggie, an alluring free spirit who won't let anyone - or anything - tie her down. But she meets her match in Jamie, whose relentless and nearly infallible charm serve him well with the ladies and in the cutthroat world of pharmaceutical sales. ...
Style: sexy, sexual, romantic, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: womanizer, romance, sexual relations, casual sex, sex, female removes her clothes, couple relations, love, workplace situations, fighting illness, flirting, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey
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Fugitive Pieces (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Greece, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A child escapes from Poland during World War II and first heads to Greece before coming of age in Canada.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, emotional, exciting ...
Plot: holocaust, world war two, haunted by the past, breakup, childhood trauma, wartime life, fugitives, life is a bitch, war, coming of age, survival, loss of parent ...
Place: canada, europe, greece, poland
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Chungking Express (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two melancholy Hong Kong policemen fall in love: one with a mysterious female underworld figure, the other with a beautiful and ethereal server at a late-night restaurant he frequents.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, ambiguous ending, non-linear, artsy ...
Plot: loneliness, fall in love, police officer, femme fatale, romance, multiple storylines, girlfriend, acceptance, depression, new beginning, love, disguise ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, california, taiwan, tokyo
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 7.2
 84K
Cashback (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After a painful breakup, Ben develops insomnia. To kill time, he starts working the late night shift at the local supermarket, where his artistic imagination runs wild.
Style: atmospheric, witty, humorous, meditative, stylized ...
Plot: introspection, insomnia, breakup, art, nightshift, sexual attraction, nudity (full frontal - brief), student, painting, romance, stopped time, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
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 6.5
 9K
Brown Sugar (2002)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sidney is a writer who's just left her L.A. Times music review gig to edit New York hip-hop magazine XXL. Dre is an executive with a hip-hop record company based in New York. They've known each other since they met as children, when both ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, intense ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: hip hop, friendship, infidelity, romance, fall in love, looking for love, music, black romance, couples, music business, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: new york, usa, california, san francisco
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The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of friends search for fun, love and ultimately themselves in West Hollywood. This movie is an entertaining, and sometimes cynical look into the lives of six gay men trying to come to terms with what being gay and single (or gay and ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, witty, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: gay, friendship, aids, gay slur, gay relationship, looking for love, love and romance, friends, infidelity, group of friends, gay romance, hollywood ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: usa, california, idaho, los angeles, new jersey
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 5.4
 16K
Boys and Girls (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ryan and Jennifer are opposites who definitely do not attract. At least that's what they always believed. When they met as twelve-year-olds, they disliked one another. When they met again as teenagers, they loathed each other. But when they ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, witty, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, student film, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, young lovers, friendship, college, love and romance, teenage love, opposites attract, youth, singleness, couples, wooing, lovers ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, san francisco
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 6.0
 3K
Gayby (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jenn and Matt are best friends from college who are now in their thirties. Single by choice, Jenn spends her days teaching hot yoga and running errands for her boss. Matt suffers from comic-book writer's block and can't get over his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, absurd, light ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, pregnancy, singleness, gay, sexual relations, unlikely partners, gender, friends, couples, best friends, thirtysomething life, homosexual ...
Place: new york
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Eccentricities of a Blonde-haired Girl (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Portugal, Spain, France
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Macário spends an entire train journey to the Algarve talking to a woman he does not know about the trials and tribulations of his love life: straight after starting his first job as a book keeper at his Uncle Francisco's shop in Lisbon he ...
Style: stylized, captivating, serious, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: accountant, fall in love, romance, love and romance, society, wooing, social differences, hopes, starting over, blonde, train ride, break up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portugal
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