Impossible love movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant impossible love movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out touching, romantic, serious, sexy, sentimental and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with love and romance, impossible love, romance, love, love story, relationships, supernatural, couples, fall in love and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Fantasy genres shot in USA, UK, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as impossible love: The Lake House (2006), The Bridges of Madison County (1995), Twilight (2008), The Time Traveler's Wife (2009), Velvet (2013), Carol (2015), The Age of Adaline (2015), Agora (2009), Just Like Heaven (2005), Beauty and the Beast (2012).

List of impossible love movies

 6.8
 149K
The Lake House (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A lonely doctor who once occupied an unusual lakeside home begins exchanging love letters with its former resident, a frustrated architect. They must try to unravel the mystery behind their extraordinary romance before it's too late.
Style: romantic, sentimental, sincere, sweet, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: time travel, romance, love and romance, time, fall in love, impossible love, architect, supernatural, letter, love, unlikely relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, future, near future, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, san francisco
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The Bridges of Madison County (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Photographer Robert Kincaid wanders into the life of housewife Francesca Johnson for four days in the 1960s.
Style: romantic, heartbreaking, feel good, sad, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love affair, adultery, impossible love, housewife, photographer, love story, love, romance, middle aged, lovers, fall in love, midlife crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, post world war two, year 1965, year 1987 ...
Place: iowa, usa, midwest
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 5.3
 458K
Twilight (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When Bella Swan moves to a small town in the Pacific Northwest to live with her father, she starts school and meets the reclusive Edward Cullen, a mysterious classmate who reveals himself to be a 108-year-old vampire. Despite Edward's repeated ...
Style: romantic, sexy, touching, sentimental, exciting ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night, teen drama
Plot: vampire, supernatural, teenager, vampire human love, love and romance, supernatural romance, forbidden love, teenage love, fall in love, dangerous attraction, immortality, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington state, phoenix arizona, washington d.c., usa, arizona
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The Time Traveler's Wife (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Due to a genetic disorder, handsome librarian Henry DeTamble involuntarily zips through time, appearing at various moments in the life of his true love, the beautiful artist Clare Abshire.
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, emotional, sad ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: time travel, love affair, time traveler, love and romance, true love, time, time paradox, impossible love, time loop, disappearance, couple relations, love ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 70s, 80s ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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 8.1
 6K
Velvet (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: In 1950s Spain, the heir to a fashion house romances a beautiful seamstress who works for the company, despite the objections of his family.
Style: romantic, stylized, captivating, sincere, emotional
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: fashion, impossible love, dressmaker, seamstress, male female relationship, society, fashion designer, haute couture, love, wealth, social differences, couple relations ...
Time: 50s, 60s
Place: spain, europe
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 7.2
 128K
Carol (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1950s New York, a department-store clerk who dreams of a better life falls for an older, married woman.
Style: sexy, emotional, serious, erotic, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, forbidden love, lesbian romance, older woman younger woman relationship, age difference, women, gays and lesbians, lesbian sex, road trip ...
Time: 50s, year 1952, year 1953, 20th century
Place: new york, chicago illinois, manhattan new york city, usa
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The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.
Style: touching, philosophical, atmospheric, sentimental, captivating ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: true love, life philosophy, aging, tragic love, life & death, love and romance, existentialism, child as adult, impossible love, destiny, puzzle, melancholy ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s ...
Place: new orleans, usa, english channel, pearl harbor, louisiana ...
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The Age of Adaline (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After 29-year-old Adaline recovers from a nearly lethal accident, she inexplicably stops growing older. As the years stretch on and on, Adaline keeps her secret to herself until she meets a man who changes her life.
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, dramatic, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: love, immortality, romance, love story, immortal, loneliness, love and romance, miraculous event, supernatural romance, aging, destiny, life & death ...
Time: future, 20th century, year 1929, year 1956, year 2014 ...
Place: san francisco, california, oregon, arizona, england
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 7.1
 70K
Agora (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Spain, Malta, Bulgaria
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn between his love for her and the possibility of gaining his freedom by joining the rising tide of Christianity.
Style: philosophical, epic, emotional, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: ancient history, roman empire, impossible love, political unrest, atheism, mathematics, ancient egypt, religions or cults, master and servant, medieval, historical character, christianity ...
Time: 5th century, middle ages
Place: egypt, alexandria egypt, ancient greece, rome italy, spain ...
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Just Like Heaven (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Shortly after David Abbott moves into his new San Francisco digs, he has an unwelcome visitor on his hands: winsome Elizabeth Martinson, who asserts that the apartment is hers -- and promptly vanishes. When she starts appearing and disappearing at ...
Style: romantic, fairy tale, humorous, sentimental, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: ghost, afterlife, unlikely couple, impossible love, love story, supernatural romance, initially antagonists, psychic, waking up from a coma, opposites attract, coma, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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Beauty and the Beast (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Catherine Chandler is a smart, no-nonsense homicide detective. When she was a teenager, she witnessed the murder of her mother at the hands of two gunmen and herself was saved by someone – or something. Years have passed and while ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, sentimental, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: beast, opposites attract, unlikely couple, superhuman powers, female detective, beauty and the beast, love and romance, fall in love, impossible love, couples, monster, ex soldier ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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 6.4
 22K
Every Day (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 16-year old Rhiannon falls in love with a mysterious spirit named “A” that inhabits a different body every day. Feeling an unmatched connection, Rhiannon and “A” work each day to find each other, not knowing what the next day will bring.
Style: romantic, sentimental, captivating, touching, sweet ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: body swapping, impossible love, love and romance, self sacrifice, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, supernatural, soul transference, transformation, happy ending, ghost, mysterious character ...
Time: future
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We Are the Night (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: One night, 18 year old Lena is bitten by Louise, leader of a female vampire trio that are as deadly as they are beautiful. Her newfound vampiric lifestyle is a blessing and a curse at the same time. At first, she enjoys the limitless freedom, the ...
Style: gothic, exciting, stylized, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, female vampire, nightlife, impossible love, supernatural ability, dangerous attraction, immortality, supernatural, femme fatale, voyeurism, supernatural romance, lgbt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: berlin germany, germany, europe
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Pushing Daisies (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A pie-maker, with the power to bring dead people back to life, solves murder mysteries with his alive-again childhood sweetheart, a cynical private investigator, and a lovesick waitress.
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, surreal, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: impossible love, supernatural, loneliness, supernatural ability, unfulfilled love, death, murder, dog, partners, private detective, unlikely relationship, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.6
 24K
Moonlight (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mick St. John is a captivating, charming and immortal private investigator from Los Angeles, who defies the traditional blood-sucking norms of his vampire tendencies by using his wit and powerful supernatural abilities to help the living.
Style: witty, light, suspenseful, serious, neo noir
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural ability, dangerous attraction, supernatural, investigation, vampire human love, immortality, supernatural romance, reporter, fall in love, impossible love, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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A Discovery of Witches (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Diana Bishop, historian and witch, accesses Ashmole 782 and knows she must solve its mysteries. She is offered help by the enigmatic Matthew Clairmont, but he's a vampire and witches should never trust vampires.
Style: romantic, stylized, captivating, scenic, twists and turns ...
Plot: witch, vampire, magic, supernatural, vampire human love, love and romance, impossible love, interspecies romance, magical power, witchcraft, female protagonist, romance ...
Place: london, britain
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 7.1
 18K
Star-Crossed (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When Emery was 6 years old, an alien spacecraft crash-landed in her small town. Whether they came in peace or with more sinister intentions didn't matter: a fierce battle erupted as humans fought for control over their new rivals, an alien ...
Style: touching, serious, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: benign alien, forbidden love, supernatural romance, teenage life, teenage love, unlikely couple, interspecies romance, fall in love, popularity, high school life, newcomer, love and romance ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Passport to Paris (1999)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sent to Paris to visit their grandfather, the twins fall in love with France, not to mention two French boys.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: twins, youth, impossible love, family relations, siblings relations, family, tourist, teenager, love and romance, teenage life, mischievous children, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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 7.1
 215K
Ghost (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Sam Wheat is a banker, Molly Jensen is an artist, and the two are madly in love. However, when Sam is murdered by his friend and corrupt business partner Carl Bruner over a shady business deal, he is left to roam the earth as a powerless spirit. ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, sweet, touching, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: ghost, afterlife, love story, romance, love and romance, supernatural romance, love, psychic, loss of loved one, psychic power, impossible love, death ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
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 6.8
 312
Love in Chains (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ukraine
TV show
Story: Kateryna is beautiful, clever and by the will of her godmother was raised as a lady of noble blood. But for the whole world, she is only someone else’s property, a bondmaid of the richest landowner in Nizhyn – Chervinskyi. Struggling for her ...
Style: captivating, romantic, thought provoking, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: noblewoman, impossible love, tragic love, brutality, love and romance, nobleman, management, rivalry, high society, relationships, rich and poor, society ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
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The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After the birth of Renesmee, the Cullens gather other vampire clans in order to protect the child from a false allegation that puts the family in front of the Volturi.
Style: twists and turns, atmospheric, sentimental, psychotronic, serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: vampire, werewolf, romance, vampire human love, supernatural romance, immortality, supernatural being, love, supernatural, bloodsucker, female vampire, impossible love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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 8.0
 602K
Her (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In the not so distant future, Theodore, a lonely writer purchases a newly developed operating system designed to meet the user's every needs. To Theodore's surprise, a romantic relationship develops between him and his operating system. ...
Style: philosophical, melancholic, futuristic, touching, clever ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: loneliness, artificial intelligence, existentialism, love, philosophy, a.i., unlikely relationship, human nature, cyberspace, unlikely couple, impossible love, romance ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 7.8
 58K
Days of Heaven (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1910, a Chicago steel worker accidentally kills his supervisor and flees to the Texas panhandle with his girlfriend and little sister to work harvesting wheat in the fields of a stoic farmer. A love triangle, a swarm of locusts, a hellish ...
Style: atmospheric, art house, philosophical, psychological, scenic ...
Plot: farmer, love triangle, impossible love, farm, train, harvest, autumn, loneliness, class differences, frustration, society, love ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, pre world war one, turn of the century
Place: usa, texas, austin texas, chicago illinois
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 6.8
 2K
Scum's Wish (2017)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Seventeen-year-old Mugi Awaya and Hanabi Yasuraoka appear to be the ideal couple. They are both pretty popular, and they seem to suit each other well. However, outsiders don't know of the secret they share. Both Mugi and Hanabi have hopeless ...
Style: captivating, ecchi
Plot: love triangle, intimacy, secret love, couple relations, dating, loneliness, forbidden love, teenage love, teenage sex, unfulfilled love, unrequited love, impossible love ...
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 7.3
 72K
Nikita (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A beautiful felon, sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a policeman, is given a second chance - as a secret political assassin controlled by the government.
Style: neo noir, suspense, stylized, atmospheric, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female killer, female assassin, spy, hitman, mentor, female spy, impossible love, double life, undercover, espionage, young woman, strong female lead ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, france, venice, europe
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 7.2
 238K
Meet Joe Black (1998)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: When the grim reaper comes to collect the soul of megamogul Bill Parrish, he arrives with a proposition: Host him for a "vacation" among the living in trade for a few more days of existence. Parrish agrees, and using the pseudonym Joe ...
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, philosophical, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, family outing
Plot: afterlife, love and romance, dealing with death, supernatural romance, mysterious character, love at first sight, life philosophy, life & death, family relations, supernatural, lifestyle change, love ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Yash Chopra's Veer-Zaara (2004)
Genre: Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 192 min.
Story: The story of the love between Veer Pratap Singh, an Indian, and Zaara Hayaat Khan, a Pakistani...a love so great it knows no boundaries...
Style: serious, captivating, atmospheric, emotional, romantic ...
Plot: forbidden love, impossible love, muslim, romance, opposites attract, rescue, prison, uncover truth, against the odds, social differences, love affair, false accusation ...
Place: india, pakistan, middle east, asia
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Edward Scissorhands (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A small suburban town receives a visit from a castaway unfinished science experiment named Edward.
Style: gothic, surreal, fairy tale, atmospheric, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, kids, date night, family outing
Plot: goth, loneliness, surrealism, love, social misfits, freak, christmas, romance, love and romance, snow, fall in love, impossible love ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 50s, 90s
Place: usa, florida
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Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Into every generation a slayer is born: one girl in all the world, a chosen one. She alone will wield the strength and skill to fight the vampires, demons, and the forces of darkness; to stop the spread of their evil and the swell of their number. ...
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, light, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: vampire, supernatural, high school, supernatural ability, vampire slayer, chosen one, vampire human love, teenager, monster, good versus evil, supernatural romance, double life ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: california, usa
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The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The new found married bliss of Bella Swan and vampire Edward Cullen is cut short when a series of betrayals and misfortunes threatens to destroy their world. Bella soon discovers she is pregnant, and during a nearly fatal childbirth, Edward finally ...
Style: romantic, touching, atmospheric, gothic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, werewolf, supernatural romance, romance, vampire human love, dangerous attraction, supernatural, love and romance, immortality, vampirism, female vampire, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: rio de janeiro, washington d.c., latin america, usa, brazil
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