Grandparent and grandchild movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant grandparent and grandchild movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, entertaining, feel good, semi serious and captivating films and TV shows about / with grandparent and grandchild, family relations, family, youth, mentor, catastrophe, father son relationship, dialogue, mother daughter relationship and storytelling plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as grandparent and grandchild: Rick and Morty (2013), Hey Arnold! (1996), Downton Abbey (2010), Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa (2013), Hoodwinked! (2005), Everything Is Illuminated (2005), Poetry (2010), Hesher (2010), Last Tango in Halifax (2012), Friday Night Dinner (2011).

List of grandparent and grandchild movies

 9.2
 414K
Rick and Morty (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: An animated series that follows the exploits of a super scientist and his not-so-bright grandson.
Style: offbeat, humorous, entertaining, absurd, odd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, dark humor, scientist, time travel, adventure, prodigy, graphic violence, family relations, relatives, escapades, satire, grandfather grandson relationship ...
Place: usa
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 7.6
 32K
Hey Arnold! (1996)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: The daily life of Arnold--a fourth-grader with a wild imagination, street smarts and a head shaped like a football.
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, family, grandparent and grandchild, adventure, youth, everyday life, mischievous children, elementary school, boy, friends, best friends, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 8.7
 173K
Downton Abbey (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: A chronicle of the lives of the aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the post-Edwardian era—with great events in history having an effect on their lives and on the British social hierarchy.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, stylized, tragicomedy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: aristocracy, estate, master and servant, countryside, manners, love and romance, family relations, traditional versus modern, butler, family life, aristocrat, social differences ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1920s, 20s
Place: england, yorkshire, europe
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Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 86-year-old Irving Zisman is on a journey across America with the most unlikely companion: his 8 year-old grandson, Billy.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: grandparent and grandchild, on the road, prank, funeral, goofy hero, cross dressing, elderly, irresponsible, drugs/alcohol, disorder, road trip, cross country ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa, nebraska, st. louis missouri, tennessee
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 6.4
 59K
Hoodwinked! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Crime, Family, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The recipes of candies of the goody shops have been stolen by the Goody Bandit, and many animals are out of business. While the police are chasing the criminal, there is a mess at Granny's house evolving Little Red Hiding Hood, The Wolf, The ...
Style: parody, fairy tale, feel good, humorous, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: little red riding hood, grandmother, in the woods, grandparent and grandchild, false accusation, imaginary kingdom, talking animals, wolf, dishonesty, computer animation, suspicion, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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Everything Is Illuminated (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A film based on the semi-autobiographical novel of the same name by American writer Jonathan Safran Foer, in which a young Jewish American man endeavors—with the help of eccentric, distant relatives—to find the woman who saved his grandfather ...
Style: tragicomedy, touching, sincere, sentimental, clever ...
Plot: culture clash, collector, jewish, journey, search, friendship, on the road, anti semitism, holocaust, human nature, prejudice, grandparent grandchild relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: ukraine, europe, berlin germany, eastern europe, kiev ukraine
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 7.8
 11K
Poetry (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Grandmother Mi Ja works part-time as a caretaker, and struggles to raise a teen grandson by herself. Despite her tough situation, she speaks softly, dresses fashionably, and approaches the world with child-like curiosity. Enrolling in a poetry ...
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage rape, loneliness, poetry, introspection, juvenile delinquency, society, life is a bitch, grandparent and grandchild, old woman, terminal illness, suicide, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: korea, japan, asia, south korea
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 7.0
 52K
Hesher (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young boy has lost his mother and is losing touch with his father and the world around him. Then he meets Hesher who manages to make his life even more chaotic.
Style: bleak, realistic, gloomy, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: antisocial behavior, dysfunctional character, loner, youth, arson, depression, stranger, bully, grief, rebelliousness, death in the family, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Last Tango in Halifax (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Celia and Alan are both widowed and in their seventies. When their respective grandsons put their details on Facebook, they rediscover a passionate relationship that started over sixty years ago.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious
Plot: elderly lovers, romance, old love, lesbian, family relations, elderly, teacher, grandparent and grandchild, career, marriage, middle aged, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, northern england
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Friday Night Dinner (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Two siblings share their Friday night dinners at their parents home and, somehow, something always goes wrong.
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, nostalgic
Plot: family relations, family dinner, eccentric family, parents and children, comedy of errors, disorder, middle aged, marriage, social awkwardness, couple relations, family gatherings, grandparent and grandchild ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, europe
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Mrs. Brown's Boys (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Get ready to experience everyone’s favourite mother hen at her most outrageous in her very first Live Tour DVD. Prepare for a riot of bad behaviour as you see Mrs Brown Live and unleashed for the first time in a show jam packed with all the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, matriarch, eccentric family, elderly, everyday life, plan gone awry, living with parents, disorder, couple relations, parents and children, golden years, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe, dublin ireland
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 7.7
 4K
Angry Boys (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia, USA, UK
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Angry Boys is an Australian television mockumentary series written by and starring Chris Lilley. Continuing the mockumentary style of his previous series, the show explores the issues faced by young males in the 21st century – their influences, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Plot: surfing, adolescence, racial slur, homosexual, dimwit, musician, buddies, youth, twins, profanity, grandparent and grandchild, politically correct ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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 7.0
 79K
Grandma's Boy (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Even though he's 35, Alex acts more like he's 13, spending his days as the world's oldest video game tester and his evenings developing the next big Xbox game. But he gets kicked out of his apartment and is forced to move in with his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, idiotic, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, marijuana, roommate, older woman younger man relationship, sexual humor, stoner, eviction, stupidity, slacker, geek, lifestyle, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
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Letters to Juliet (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An American girl on vacation in Italy finds an unanswered "letter to Juliet" -- one of thousands of missives left at the fictional lover's Verona courtyard, which are typically answered by a the "secretaries of Juliet" -- ...
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: romance, fall in love, love and romance, beautiful scenery, letter, road trip, youth, couples, love affair, vacation, looking for love, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, tuscany, europe, new york, san francisco ...
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American Dragon: Jake Long (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: American Dragon: Jake Long is an American superhero animated television series. It produced by Walt Disney Television Animation created by Jeff Goode. It premiered on Disney Channel on January 21, 2005 and was discontinued on September 1, 2007.
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, secret identity, teenage life, teenage protagonist, youth, supernatural power, best friends, siblings relations, working undercover, heroes, escapades, hip hop ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york, usa, hong kong
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 5.6
 751
Ghostwriter (2019)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: When a ghost haunts a neighborhood bookstore and starts releasing fictional characters into the real world, four kids must team up to solve an exciting mystery surrounding the ghost’s unfinished business.
Style: mysterious, captivating, entertaining, fairy tale
Audience: family outing
Plot: ghost, book, adventure, mystery, friends, boy, grandparent and grandchild, magic, bookstore, fantasy world, talking animals, high school life ...
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 6.9
 46K
The Witches (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young boy named Luke and his grandmother go on vacation only to discover their hotel is hosting an international witch convention, where the Grand High Witch is unveiling her master plan to turn all children into mice. Will Luke fall victim to the ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, dark fantasy, atmospheric, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens, horror for children
Plot: witch, hotel, adventure, good versus evil, magic, mouse, coven, young heroes, supernatural, chocolate, witches, heroic mission ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: england, europe, norway
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 7.7
 86K
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, sentimental, sweet, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, kids
Plot: first love, fall in love, teenage love, love and romance, teenage life, teenage boy, school, teen romance, adolescence, childhood sweetheart, neighbor, childhood ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 1950s, 50s, contemporary ...
Place: usa, michigan
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Head Full of Honey (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Before eleven years old Tilda's parents can put her beloved grandfather in an old people's home due to his progressing Alzheimer disease, she takes him on one last adventure that subliminally threatens to tear her family apart.
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: alzheimer's disease, grandfather grandson relationship, old age, family, family relations, grandparent grandchild relationship, grandfather granddaughter relationship, grandparent and grandchild, grandfather, illness, memory loss, granddaughter ...
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Finding Carter (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A teenager finds out she was abducted as a toddler and returns to her biological family.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, tense, realistic ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: parents and children, life turned upside down, kidnapping, teenage life, missing child, introspection, uncover truth, family secret, crimes, starting over, self discovery, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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King of the Hill (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in Texas, this animated series follows the life of propane salesman Hank Hill, who lives with his overly confident substitute Spanish teacher wife Peggy, wannabe comedian son Bobby, and naive niece Luanne. Hank has conservative views about God, ...
Style: witty, sitcom, adult animation, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, small town, ordinary person, suburban life, manhood, machismo, manager, overbearing parent, couple relations, teenage life, parents and children, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
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 7.0
 138K
Bad Santa (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A miserable conman and his partner pose as Santa and his Little Helper to rob department stores on Christmas Eve. But they run into problems when the conman befriends a troubled kid, and the security boss discovers the plot.
Style: humorous, cynical, entertaining, clever, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: dark humor, anti heroes, holiday, anti hero, christmas, alcohol abuse, cons and scams, heist, thief, robbery, pretense, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: arizona, usa, milwaukee wisconsin, phoenix arizona, miami
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 5.7
 248K
Noah (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A man who suffers visions of an apocalyptic deluge takes measures to protect his family from the coming flood.
Style: captivating, biblical, exciting, epic, suspense ...
Plot: apocalypse, survival, god, chaos, angel, christianity, god or devil, adventure, human nature, forces of nature, end of the world, religion ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land
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Hachi: A Dog's Tale (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A drama based on the true story of a college professor's bond with the abandoned dog he takes into his home.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, heartbreaking, sad ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dog, friendship, loyalty, friends, loneliness, loss of friend, death, pets, animals, human animal relationship, life & death, owner dog relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 1930s
Place: japan, usa, rhode island
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The War with Grandpa (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sixth-grader Peter is pretty much your average kid—he likes gaming, hanging with his friends and his beloved pair of Air Jordans. But when his recently widowed grandfather Ed moves in with Peter’s family, the boy is forced to give up his most ...
Style: entertaining, funny, humorous, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: grandfather grandson relationship, elderly, boy, grandfather, family conflict, resentment, father daughter relationship, friendship, love, christmas, brother sister relationship, family feud ...
Place: usa
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 6.6
 197
The Silly Age (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cuba, Spain, Venezuela
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The "edad de la peseta" or silly age is the term used in Cuba for the pre-adolescent period from the age of seven to the age of eleven. Set in 1958 in Havana, the year that culminates the Revolution, ten-year-old Samuel has just arrived in ...
Style: psychological
Plot: coming of age, grandmother grandson relationship, boy, teenager, family relations, bed wetting, grandmother, family life, grandparent and grandchild, lifestyle, family problems, little boy ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: cuba
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‎What's With This Granny?!‎ (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Aurora's life suddenly gets complicated after her seven grandkids arrive to her house for vacation.
Style: feel good, light, funny, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: large family, grandmother grandson relationship, family relations, family life, family, grandmother, eccentric family, grandparent and grandchild, relationships, lifestyle, youth, living together ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
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My Father's Bike (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Grandfather's wife unexpectedly leaves him for another man and this sparks a series of events. His son and grandson arrive from abroad and set of for a journey to find a woman dear to each of them.
Style: emotional, humorous, road movie, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: family relations, aging, on the road, parents and children, family problems, musician's life, father son relationship, musician, father son reunion, teenager, road trip, grandfather grandson relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland, europe
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The Color Of Love: Jacey's Story (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in a small town in the South, movie centers on Georgia Potter, an old-fashioned widow (Rowlands), whose life changes drastically when her estranged daughter and the son-in-law she never met die in a car crash. When she visits her granddaughter ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: racism, interracial relations, child custody, interracial adoption, social issues, interracial, grandparent and grandchild, family, grandfather grandson relationship, grandmother grandson relationship, custody, social problems ...
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 7.1
 53K
Win Win (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When down-on-his-luck part-time high school wrestling coach Mike agrees to become legal guardian to an elderly man, his ward's troubled grandson turns out to be a star grappler, sparking dreams of a big win -- until the boy's mother ...
Style: touching, humorous, emotional, entertaining, twists and turns ...
Plot: coach, wrestling, responsibility, lawyer, parenthood, sport, changing lives, adolescence, dysfunctional family, bonding, contests and competitions, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new jersey, usa, california
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