Vacation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant vacation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, melancholic, funny, entertaining and suspense films and TV shows about / with vacation, storytelling, dialogue, friendship, mentor, catastrophe, runaway, friends, pornography and brutality plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as vacation: The Ruins (2008), Grown Ups (2010), The Holiday (2006), The Way Way Back (2013), The Inbetweeners Movie (2011), Home Alone (1990), Little White Lies (2010), Death in Venice (1971), What Men Talk About (2010), Last Vegas (2013).

List of vacation movies

 5.8
 68K
The Ruins (2008)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of friends whose leisurely Mexican holiday takes a turn for the worse when they, along with a fellow tourist embark on a remote archaeological dig in the jungle, where something evil lives among the ruins
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, ancient mystery, gory, ruins, vacation, survival, self sacrifice, friendship, death, mercy killing, tourist, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
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 5.9
 221K
Grown Ups (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Style: humorous, funny, ridiculous, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: vacation, reunion, friendship, friends, family relations, family life, eccentric family, couples, adulthood, stupidity, disorder, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1978, 2010s, 70s
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey
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 6.9
 234K
The Holiday (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Two women, one (Cameron Diaz) from America and one (Kate Winslet) from Britain, swap homes at Christmastime after bad breakups with their boyfriends. Each woman finds romance with a local man (Jude Law, Jack Black) but realizes that the imminent ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: christmas, love and romance, looking for love, holiday, happy ending, fall in love, vacation, snow, couples, christmas party, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lifestyle change ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, london, england, california, usa ...
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The Way Way Back (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Over the course of his summer break, a teenager comes into his own thanks in part to the friendship he strikes up with one of the park's managers.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friendship, loneliness, teenager, teenagers, shyness, vacation, summer, family problems, teenage life, youth, teenage love, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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The Inbetweeners Movie (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: High school graduation just wouldn’t be complete without an un-chaperoned, uninhibited and unforgettable final holiday. At least that’s what Will, Jay, Simon and Neil think when they book a two-week stay on an exotic Greek island. As their ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, melancholic, touching ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, girls' night
Plot: vacation, holiday, popularity, loss of virginity, friendship, adolescence, social awkwardness, looking for sex, coming of age, buddies, adolescence vs adulthood, sexual activity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe
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You Don't Get Life a Second Time (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Mumbai-based Kabir Dhiman, who comes from a wealthy building construction family, proposes to his long-time girlfriend, Natasha, much to the delight of both their respective families. He then gets together with one of two of his close friends, Imran ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic, road movie ...
Plot: extreme sport, adolescence vs adulthood, vacation, poet, friendship, free spirited, obsessive quest, fall in love, workaholic, wedding preparations and rituals, youth, engaged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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 7.6
 446K
Home Alone (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eight-year-old Kevin McCallister makes the most of the situation after his family unwittingly leaves him behind when they go on Christmas vacation. But when a pair of bungling burglars set their sights on Kevin's house, the plucky kid stands ...
Style: humorous, light, not serious, funny, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: christmas, mischievous children, holiday, family, home invasion, when the parents are away, child protagonist, kids and family, youth, danger, neighbor, children ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, america, paris france, illinois ...
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Little White Lies (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Despite a traumatic event, a group of friends decide to go ahead with their annual beach vacation. Their relationships, convictions, sense of guilt and friendship are sorely tested. They are finally forced to own up to the little white lies ...
Style: semi serious, emotional, humorous, talky, sincere ...
Plot: vacation, country house, group of friends, friendship, beach house, thirtysomething life, human nature, introspection, reunion, marital problem, unfulfillment, breaking point ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
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Death in Venice (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Composer Gustav von Aschenbach, travels to Venice for health reasons. There, he becomes obsessed with the stunning beauty of an adolescent Polish boy named Tadzio who is staying with his family at the same Grand Hôtel des Bains on the Lido as ...
Style: psychological, serious, sentimental, melancholic, scenic ...
Plot: obsession, pedophilia, fall in love, gays and lesbians, unrequited love, beach, vacation, forbidden love, unfulfillment, gender, lifestyle, resort ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 70s
Place: venice, italy, europe, tokyo
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What Men Talk About (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Four old friends - Kamil, Lesha, Sasha and Slava - all well-to-do professionals in their late 30s embarking on a two days road trip from Moscow to Odessa. They wish to escape the metropolis and the everyday routine of work, family and girlfriends to ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, talky, humorous, contemplative
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vacation, friendship, battle of the sexes, buddies, on the road, road trip, male friendship, male bonding, divorce, husband wife relationship, infidelity, sarcasm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, ukraine, europe
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 6.6
 125K
Last Vegas (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three sixty-something friends take a break from their day-to-day lives to throw a bachelor party in Las Vegas for their last remaining single pal.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, funny, exciting ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: golden years, elderly, vacation, friendship, casino, funeral, buddies, aging, friendship between men, male friendship, disorder, old friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, new jersey
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 7.3
 69K
Youth (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Italy, France, UK, Switzerland
Duration: 124 min.
Story: YOUTH explores the lifelong bond between two friends vacationing in a luxury Swiss Alps lodge as they ponder retirement. While Fred has no plans to resume his musical career despite the urging of his loving daughter Lena, Mick is intent on finishing ...
Style: meditative, melancholic, talky, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: adultery, composer, aging, vacation, screenwriter, old friends, friendship, surrealism, suicide, falling in love, freedom, retirement ...
Time: 2010s
Place: switzerland, venice, swiss alps, alps
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 6.4
 27K
Last Holiday (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After she's diagnosed with a terminal illness, a shy woman decides to take a European vacation.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: terminal illness, self discovery, african american, holiday, love and romance, vacation, human nature, chef, romance, dealing with death, hotel, boss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, prague, new orleans, czech republic, central europe ...
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Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA, India
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: dark humor, humorous, absurd, funny, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: nothing goes right, death, youth, in the woods, buddies, disorder, student, friends, vacation, slasher, gory, parody ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
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 7.5
 175K
Sideways (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Two middle-aged men embark on a spiritual journey through Californian wine country. One is an unpublished novelist suffering from depression, and the other is only days away from walking down the aisle.
Style: talky, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, road movie ...
Plot: writers, friendship, golf, midlife crisis, vacation, on the road, wine, depression, fall in love, best friends, love and romance, road trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san diego california, los angeles
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From Zero to Ten (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Four middle-aged friends plan to re-experience an old weekend in Rimini.
Plot: vacation, friendship, reunited friends, reunion, death of friend, adultery, disco, philosophy, car race, parade, terrorism, female impersonator ...
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 5.9
 923
All inclusive (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After finding out that her husband cheated on her, Lise and her two daughters Ditte and Sigrid decides to go on vacation to Malta. The two sisters are very different and tries to cheer the mother up in very different ways. All inclusive is a movie ...
Style: emotional, psychological, captivating, humorous
Plot: vacation, parent child relationship, divorce, hotel, mother daughter relationship, sister sister relationship, infidelity, love, family relations, friendship, female director, one night stand ...
Time: 21st century
Place: denmark
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A Bigger Splash (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An American couple, Paul and Marianne, spend their vacation in Italy and experiences trouble when the wife invites a former lover and his teenage daughter to visit, which leads to jealousy and dangerous sexual scenarios.
Style: emotional, melancholic, suspense, tense, stylized ...
Plot: vacation, rock star, rock concert, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, father daughter relationship, infidelity, coitus, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, extramarital affair, older woman younger man relationship, sex in a swimming pool ...
Place: italy, london, canada
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Lemon Tree Passage (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An Australian urban legend comes screaming on the Ozploitation scene. It’s said that if you drive down the creepy road of Lemon Tree Passage, and witness a sudden flash of light in the trees, you'll be forever haunted by the tormented spirit ...
Style: disturbing, brutal, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: urban legend, ghost, vacation, american abroad, rape, violence, homicidal maniac, danger, brutality, death, crimes, rapist ...
Place: australia
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Tour de Force (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Belgium, of all places. What's Belgium got besides chocolates and fries? No matter, this year it was Hannes' and Kiki's turn to choose the destination of their annual bike tour with their closest friends. They all looks forward to the ...
Style: touching, humorous, road movie, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: friends, vacation, on the road, friendship, terminal illness, bittersweet, thirty something, road trip, self discovery, best friends, escapades, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium
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 4.7
 6K
Animal (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When plans for a weekend vacation hit a dead end, a group of close-knit friends find themselves stranded in unfamiliar territory, pursued by a menacing predator. Holed up in an isolated cabin, tensions mount as long-buried secrets are revealed. As ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, vacation, survival, danger, deadly, isolation, deadly creature, friends, supernatural, road trip, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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What We Did on Our Holiday (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Doug and Abi and their three children travel to the Scottish Highlands for Doug's father Gordie's birthday party. It's soon clear that when it comes to keeping a secret under wraps from the rest of the family, their children are ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, absurd, scenic ...
Audience: date night, kids, girls' night
Plot: breakup, vacation, family, parents and children, family problems, nothing goes right, countryside, loss of grandfather, secret, family relations, family drama, nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, london, england
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 7.1
 11K
Table No. 21 (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A couple live a mediocre life and are thrilled to have won an exotic vacation to Fiji & their excitement increases when they get a chance to play "Tell all truth" game for a mind boggling prize money. The game begins and the couple ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: vacation, survival, resort, danger, contests and competitions, couples, deadly, dishonesty, woman in danger, adventure, couple relations, haunted by the past ...
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The Hunting Party (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An emerging journalist (Jesse Eisenberg), an experienced cameraman (Terrence Howard), and a discredited reporter (Richard Gere) find their bold plan to capture Bosnia's top war criminal quickly spiraling out of control when a UN representative ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, talky, tense ...
Plot: journalism, war crime, cia, danger, reward, friendship, vacation, journalist, vengeance, war, track down, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: serbia, former yugoslavia, europe, new york, bosnia ...
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 6.6
 194K
Rush Hour 2 (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's vacation time for Carter as he finds himself alongside Lee in Hong Kong wishing for more excitement. While Carter wants to party and meet the ladies, Lee is out to track down a Triad gang lord who may be responsible for killing two men at ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, buddy movie, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: martial arts, secret service, police investigation, gang, odd couple, bribery, vacation, forgery, culture clash, power struggle, fish out of water, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas, china, usa, asia, hong kong ...
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 7.2
 194K
The Descent (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After a tragic accident, six friends reunite for a caving expedition. Their adventure soon goes horribly wrong when a collapse traps them deep underground and they find themselves pursued by bloodthirsty creatures. As their friendships deteriorate, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense, dark ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival horror, cave, trapped, woman in danger, monster, expedition, friends, friendship, danger, loss of daughter, vacation, darkness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: appalachia
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 5.2
 5K
Welcome Home (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A couple try to repair their damaged union in an Italian vacation paradise. Then they discover the owner's intentions.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, enigmatic
Plot: murder, surveillance, vacation, neighbor, countryside, trap, jealousy, couple relations, danger, cheating on boyfriend, infidelity, swimming pool ...
Place: italy
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The Anderssons in Greece (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sune is back! Together with his little brother Håkan Bråkan, big sister Anna, mother Karin and dad Rudolf, Sune embarks on a summer holiday trip to Greece. As every summer before, the family plans to spend their vacation in Myggträsk. Then the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: resort, family relations, family vacation, vacation, family, summer vacation, parents and children, nothing goes right, siblings relations, youth, disorder, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, europe
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 6.1
 94K
Vacation (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hoping to bring his family closer together and to recreate his childhood vacation for his own kids, a grown up Rusty Griswold takes his wife and their two sons on a cross-country road trip to the coolest theme park in America, Walley World. Needless ...
Style: funny, humorous, road movie, idiotic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, road trip, family vacation, on the road, nothing goes right, vacation, family relations, parents and children, family problems, family, father son relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco, memphis, chicago illinois, arizona
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Up at the Villa (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Superficial people are revealed and drastically changed by circumstance or luck in this a tale of death, seduction, blackmail and theft among British and Americans in Florence in the turbulent days just before World War II.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, widow, blackmail, romance, seduction, refugee, vacation, fall in love, destructive relationship, false accusation, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, pre world war two, year 1938 ...
Place: florence, italy, europe, rome italy, paris france ...
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