Childhood sweetheart movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant childhood sweetheart movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, touching, sentimental, serious, emotional and sincere films and TV shows about / with childhood sweetheart, love and romance, family relations, friendship, love, destiny, youth, life philosophy, couples and romance plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, Germany and other countries.
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childhood sweetheart movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as childhood sweetheart: Flipped (2010), My Girl (2003), Moonrise Kingdom (2012), Love, Rosie (2014), The Wonder Years (1988), X (2001), The Greatest (2009), Devdas (2002), Slumdog Millionaire (2008), Womb (2010).

List of childhood sweetheart movies

 7.7
 89K
Flipped (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Juli meets Bryce in the second grade, she knows it's true love. After spending six years trying to convince Bryce the same, she's ready to give up - until he starts to reconsider.
Style: touching, sweet, sentimental, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, kids
Plot: first love, fall in love, teenage love, love and romance, teenage boy, teenage life, school, teen romance, childhood, adolescence, childhood sweetheart, young love ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 21st century, contemporary, year 1957 ...
Place: usa, michigan
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 8.0
 2K
My Girl (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Jeab hears that his childhood sweetheart Noi-Naa is to be married, so he makes the trip back home to his provincial village. As he does so, the memories come flooding back to his childhood in 1980s Thailand. He remembers always being late to school, ...
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: childhood sweetheart, friendship, love and romance, romance, introspection, homecoming, love triangle, village life, best friends, childhood love, sleeping, studying ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: thailand, asia
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Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, Moonrise Kingdom tells the story of two twelve-year-olds who fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them ...
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, surreal, witty, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: first love, social misfits, boy scout, orphan, teenage love, island, childhood sweetheart, summer camp, youth, adolescence, journey, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1965
Place: new england, usa, plymouth, england
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 7.1
 137K
Love, Rosie (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Since the moment they met at age 5, Rosie and Alex have been best friends, facing the highs and lows of growing up side by side. A fleeting shared moment, one missed opportunity, and the decisions that follow send their lives in completely different ...
Style: touching, sweet, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: best friends in love, love and romance, youth, male female friendship, love affair, true love, love story, couple relations, friends in love, friends, teen romance, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, england, usa, boston, canada
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The Wonder Years (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Wonder Years is an American television comedy-drama created by Neal Marlens and Carol Black. It ran on ABC from 1988 through 1993. The pilot aired on January 31, 1988, following ABC's coverage of Super Bowl XXII. The show achieved a spot ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: childhood, generation gap, friends, childhood sweetheart, coming of age, suburbs, americana, family relations, high school, family, love and romance, teenage life ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: usa
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 7.5
 2K
X (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kamui Shirou and Fuuma Monou have been best friends ever since they were kids. Fate, however, separates them when Fuuma's mother died under a mysterious circumstances. Fast forward, 6 years later, a 16 year old Kamui has now returned to Tokyo ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chosen one, supernatural, heroes, angel, childhood sweetheart, battles, adventure, heroic mission, rivalry, save the world, destiny, prophecy ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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 6.6
 9K
The Greatest (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Teenagers Rose and Bennett were in love, and then a car crash claimed Bennett's life. He left behind a grieving mother, father and younger brother, and Rose was left all alone. She has no family to turn to for support, so when she finds out ...
Style: captivating, realistic, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: pregnancy, teenage mother, childhood sweetheart, loss of son, family relations, crumbling marriage, dysfunctional family, death in the family, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, parents and children, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2008, year 2009
Place: usa
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 7.5
 42K
Devdas (2002)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Devdas is sent away by his father so he can improve himself but upon his return his father still doesn’t welcome him back. Devdas and Paro are in love but Paro is a lower caste and is set to be married to an older widower. Devdas is devastated ...
Style: captivating, serious, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: unfulfilled love, love triangle, self destructing, unfulfillment, family disapproval, love and romance, love affair, forbidden love, tragic love, couple relations, destiny, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: india, london, england, europe, asia ...
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Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jamal Malik is an impoverished Indian teen who becomes a contestant on the Hindi version of ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?’ but, after he wins, he is suspected of cheating.
Style: uplifting, touching, motivational, realistic, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: orphan, poverty, against the odds, childhood, life is a bitch, destiny, street kid, tv show, society, journey, street life, true love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 20th century, year 2005 ...
Place: india, mumbai india, asia, taj mahal
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 6.3
 14K
Womb (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, Hungary, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A woman's consuming love forces her to bear the clone of her dead beloved. From his infancy to manhood, she faces the unavoidable complexities of her controversial decision.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, atmospheric, serious, touching ...
Plot: mother son incest, sexual perversion, tragic love, cloning, unfulfillment, hopes, moral dilemma, couple relations, parents and children, genetic engineering, dealing with death, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Dark Blue Almost Black (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jorge is a young man whose plans for the future are put on hold when his father has a stroke. For seven years, he diligently nurses his father and works as a janitor while studying part time to get a business degree.When Natalia, his childhood ...
Style: sincere, emotional, sweet, realistic, ironic ...
Plot: prison, self discovery, childhood sweetheart, homosexual, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, siblings relations, love triangle, coming out, character study, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain, israel
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Sweet Home Alabama (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: New York fashion designer Melanie Carmichael suddenly finds herself engaged to the city's most eligible bachelor. But Melanie's past holds many secrets, including Jake, the redneck husband she married in high school, who refuses to divorce ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, romantic, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: lovers reunited, homecoming, love and romance, couples, fashion, marriage proposal, small town life, career woman, love triangle, wedding, fashion designer, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alabama, new york, usa, southern usa, new jersey ...
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Love Likes Coincidences (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Year 1977, a September morning in Ankara... Yilmaz tries to rush his pregnant wife Neriman to the hospital and he crashes into Omer's car. The causes Omer's pregnant wife Inci, who was in the back seat, to have a pre-term labor. The babies ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, romantic, dramatic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, true love, childhood love, love triangle, hopes, love and romance, power of love, romance, couples, childhood sweetheart, fall in love, life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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Goodbye First Love (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A 15-year-old discovers the joys and heartaches of first love with an older teen, but in the ensuing years, cannot seem to move past their breakup.
Style: serious, emotional, sentimental, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lovers reunited, teenage love, architecture, letter, love and romance, childhood sweetheart, youth, romance, renewed love, lovers apart, couples, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1999, 2000s
Place: paris france, france, europe, marseille, denmark
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Waiting for Forever (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Hollywood-set romantic tale of a guy who is content to live his life without a job yet with the love of his life, a young actress.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, emotional, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: true love, introspection, lifestyle, romance, childhood sweetheart, love, lovers apart, family relations, homecoming, unfulfilled love, parents and children, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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The Twilight Samurai (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Seibei Iguchi leads a difficult life as a low ranking samurai at the turn of the nineteenth century. A widower with a meager income, Seibei struggles to take care of his two daughters and senile mother. New prospects seem to open up when the ...
Style: tense, emotional, realistic, atmospheric, sentimental ...
Plot: samurai, sword fight, poverty, friendship, childhood sweetheart, duel, samurai era, social differences, love and romance, selflessness, struggle, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Indian Summer (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of childhood friends, now in their thirties, reunite at Camp Tamakwa. Only a few of the original campers show up, but they still have a good time reminiscing. The people share experiences and grow while at the camp. They are dismayed to ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens
Plot: camp, group of friends, reunited friends, friendship, childhood sweetheart, couple relations, buddies, love and romance, instructor, weekend, camping, nostalgia ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: canada, ontario canada, california
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Sunshine State (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A woman and her new husband returns to her hometown roots in coastal northern Florida, and must deal with family, business, and encroaching real estate development.
Style: sincere, touching, witty, realistic, serious ...
Plot: small town, architect, fighting the system, rebellion, social differences, dark humor, social relations, childhood sweetheart, old love, americana, haunted by the past, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, puerto rico, manhattan new york city, atlantic ocean ...
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Remember Me, My Love (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Italy, France, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The story of a normal Italian family in which come out the dreams of those who have lost their possibilities and of those who want to realize them. Carlo and Giulia are a married couple who have each given up their aspirations in order to live an ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, eroticism, family problems, midlife crisis, love affair, youth, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, couples, childhood sweetheart, family in crisis, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
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Family United (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The director Daniel Sánchez Arévalo ('Azuloscurocasinegro', 'Cousins​​'), he embarks on a new comedy that has as a backdrop the World Cup in South Africa and the setting is a wedding that takes precisely the day of the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, light
Plot: wedding, siblings relations, family, couple relations, love and romance, family problems, family relations, couples, family gatherings, pregnancy, infidelity, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
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 7.2
 20K
Tape (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A three-character ensemble piece set within the confines of a tawdry motor lodge in Lansing, Michigan. After 10 years apart, three disparate people come together to play out the unresolved drama of their final days in high school. Intrigued, we ...
Style: tense, sincere, suspenseful, psychological, talky ...
Plot: obsession, friends, blackmail, confession, criminal, jealousy, rape, haunted by the past, vengeance, rivalry, buddies, childhood sweetheart ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: michigan, oakland california
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 6.3
 84K
Young Adult (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A divorced writer from the Midwest returns to her hometown to reconnect with an old flame, who's now married with a family.
Style: semi serious, sincere, realistic, talky, depressing ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: thirtysomething life, small town, old love, homecoming, arrested development, divorce, jealousy, childhood sweetheart, identity crisis, looking for love, lifestyle, self esteem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota, new jersey, california
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Still Standing (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: After 18 years of marriage, high school sweethearts Bill and Judy Miller still make each other laugh and try to keep their marriage intact, even when their family pulls them in different directions. Since Bill has a far more immature approach to ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: lifestyle, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, single parent, childhood sweetheart, family problems, tv show, youth, high school, working class, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: As an asteroid nears Earth, a man finds himself alone after his wife leaves in a panic. He decides to take a road trip to reunite with his high school sweetheart. Accompanying him is a neighbor who inadvertently puts a wrench in his plan.
Style: touching, humorous, road movie, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: road trip, apocalypse, end of the world, bittersweet, loneliness, romance, friendship, dark humor, catastrophe, old love, fate of humanity, human existence ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, england, new jersey
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 7.8
 78K
One Tree Hill (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the fictional small town of Tree Hill, North Carolina, this teen-driven drama tells the story of two half brothers, who share a last name and nothing else. Brooding, blue-collar Lucas is a talented street-side basketball player, but his ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school life, teenage life, couple relations, high school, family relations, friendship, step siblings, basketball, friends, high school sweetheart, teenage love, girlfriend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa
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 6.3
 72K
Upside Down (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In an alternate universe where twinned worlds have opposite gravities, a young man battles interplanetary prejudice and the laws of physics in his quest to reunite with the long-lost girl of his dreams in this visually stunning romantic adventure ...
Style: surreal, stylized, touching, futuristic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: parallel world, true love, forbidden love, gravity, alternate reality, fantasy world, beautiful scenery, romance, love and romance, lovers reunited, old love, corporate world ...
Time: future
Place: latin america
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 5.9
 656
My Generation (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A documentary crew follows the stories of nine classmates during their high school years in Austin, Texas, and then revisits them ten years later to examine how far they have come.
Style: sentimental, serious, sincere, humorous, realistic
Plot: high school, youth, friendship, friends, self fulfillment, adulthood, lifestyle, social relations, adolescence vs adulthood, childhood sweetheart, teenage life, videotaping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, austin texas
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A Married Woman (2005)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: They fall in love before they know its meaning, Lolita, orphaned at an early age & Shekhar, who reaches out & gives her the security she craves.They share joys & sorrows through childhood & adolescence,unknown to them ...
Style: realistic, captivating, atmospheric, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, fall in love, couple relations, couples, family relations, family in crisis, love triangle, parents and children, social differences, love affair, romance, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: india, asia, kolkata
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 7.0
 5K
Hawaii, Oslo (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Hawaii, Oslo is the story of a handful of people who cross each other's path without necessarily knowing each other, during the hottest day of the year, in Oslo. We follow Frode and Milla. They are having their first child, who they are told ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, disturbing, bleak ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: angel, hopes, siblings relations, human nature, family relations, childhood sweetheart, loneliness, love, baby, moral dilemma, multiple storylines, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, europe, oslo norway
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Splendor in the Grass (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A fragile Kansas girl's unrequited and forbidden love for a handsome young man from the town's most powerful family drives her to heartbreak and madness.
Style: emotional, sentimental, captivating, tense, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: coming of age, forbidden love, basketball, small town life, romance, unrequited love, americana, teenage love, small town, repression, childhood sweetheart, young lovers ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1930s, 50s, 70s
Place: kansas, usa, new york, yale university, connecticut ...
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