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, captivating, feel good and funny films and TV shows about / with grandparent and grandchild, family relations, family, father son relationship, youth, grandfather grandson relationship, mother daughter relationship, grandmother grandson relationship, husband wife relationship and mentor plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as grandparent and grandchild: Rick and Morty (2013), Hey Arnold! (1996), Everything Is Illuminated (2005), Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa (2013), Hesher (2010), Hoodwinked! (2005), Last Tango in Halifax (2012), Downton Abbey (2010), Poetry (2010), Ghostwriter (2019).

List of grandparent and grandchild movies

 9.2
 515K
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: humorous, adult animation, cynical, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: mad scientist, scientist, graphic violence, time travel, dark humor, prodigy, adventure, relatives, grandfather grandson relationship, youth, satire, family relations ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.6
 34K
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: feel good, humorous, funny, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, boys' night
Plot: friendship, grandparent and grandchild, family, adventure, youth, friends, best friends, boy, mischievous children, everyday life, child's point of view, elementary school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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: touching, sincere, tragicomedy, clever, road movie ...
Plot: holocaust, ukrainian, jewish, culture clash, collector, prejudice, journey, dog, friendship, on the road, grandparent grandchild relationship, human nature ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: ukraine, eastern europe, europe, berlin germany, kiev ukraine
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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: funny, humorous, stylized, not serious, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: on the road, road trip, prank, funeral, goofy hero, grandparent and grandchild, elderly, disorder, irresponsible, social awkwardness, cross country, vandalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, nebraska, usa, tennessee, st. louis missouri
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 6.9
 53K
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, serious, emotional, dark ...
Plot: youth, antisocial behavior, loner, arson, life is a bitch, grief, family problems, rebelliousness, depression, friendship, coming of age, grandparent and grandchild ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.5
 62K
Hoodwinked! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA, Serbia and Montenegro
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, funny, feel good, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: grandmother, imaginary kingdom, forest, anthropomorphic animal, grandparent and grandchild, chase, pig, suspicion, dishonesty, little red riding hood, satire, rabbit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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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, sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: elderly lovers, old love, romance, lesbian, family relations, elderly, love, career, teacher, grandparent and grandchild, middle aged, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire, europe
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 8.7
 207K
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, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: estate, aristocracy, traditional versus modern, relatives, manners, high society, countryside, upscale, butler, family life, servant, aristocrat ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, edwardian era, victorian era, 50s ...
Place: england, yorkshire, europe, britain
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 7.8
 12K
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, realistic, lyrical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: loneliness, self discovery, teenage rape, bullying, teenager, introspection, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, society, grandparent and grandchild, terminal illness, existentialism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: korea, japan, asia, south korea
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 5.7
 956
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, bookstore, friends, mystery, boy, adventure, grandparent and grandchild, magic, high school life, paranormal phenomena, fantasy world, talking animals ...
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 6.8
 51K
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, scary, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, horror for children
Plot: witch, magic, adventure, hotel, good versus evil, supernatural, chocolate, halloween, mouse, young heroes, transformation, children ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, norway
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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
Audience: teens
Plot: family dinner, family relations, eccentric family, comedy of errors, parents and children, marriage, social awkwardness, disorder, family gatherings, couple relations, grandparent and grandchild, jewish ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
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, witty, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: matriarch, family relations, eccentric family, everyday life, elderly, irish, couple relations, parents and children, living with parents, plan gone awry, disorder, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe, dublin ireland
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 7.7
 5K
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: not serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom, witty ...
Plot: surfing, twins, brother brother relationship, stepfather stepson relationship, deaf, adolescence, racial slur, homosexual, mother son relationship, youth, buddies, politically correct ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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 6.9
 84K
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: funny, humorous, not serious, psychedelic, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: weed, stoners, marijuana, stupidity, slacker, workplace, roommate, geek, older woman younger man relationship, teenager, party, eviction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, los angeles
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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, stylized, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: youth, teenage life, secret identity, dragon, teenage protagonist, working undercover, heroes, supernatural power, siblings relations, escapades, best friends, rivalry ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york, usa, hong kong
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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: sentimental, sincere, touching, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: alzheimer's disease, old age, family relations, grandfather grandson relationship, family, grandfather, grandparent grandchild relationship, grandparent and grandchild, grandfather granddaughter relationship, fighting illness, memory loss, illness ...
Place: venice, italy, germany
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My Summer in Provence (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lea, Adrian, and their little brother Theo, born deaf, go on holiday in Provence with their grandfather, Paul "Oliveron" they never met because of a family quarrel. It is not the holidays they dreamed, especially their father announced ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: grandfather grandson relationship, family relations, countryside, deaf child, culture clash, youth, grandmother grandson relationship, grandmother granddaughter relationship, alcoholic, grandfather granddaughter relationship, estrangement, mute or deaf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: provence, france
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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: humorous, light, funny, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: christmas, boy, elderly, grandfather, grandfather grandson relationship, family conflict, father daughter relationship, resentment, love, family feud, friendship, bullying ...
Place: usa
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The Long, Long Holiday (2015)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, War
Country: France
TV show
Story: The daily life of 2 kids brother and sister, who are left by their parents at their grandparents’ house near the Normandy coast for a few weeks at the beginning of World War II. As the war rumbles on, those weeks become five years.
Style: tense, captivating
Audience: kids
Plot: world war two, brother sister relationship, siblings relations, grandparent and grandchild, social problems, brother brother relationship, grandparent grandchild relationship, grandmother grandson relationship, granddaughter, war, family problems, grandmother granddaughter relationship ...
Place: france
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Our Crazy Family (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 3 min.
TV show
Story: The conflicts and the joys of each member of the Kervelec family reveal the complexities of inter generational relationships, from grandparents to grandchildren.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: kids and family, generation gap, parents and children, family life, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, grandmother granddaughter relationship, problem solving, grandfather granddaughter relationship, three generations, family conflict, grandson ...
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 5.3
 91
Granddad (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Norway
TV show
Story: When Johnny Håland is kicked out on the street, the colourful but broke 60-something ladies man turns to his son for a place to live. Granddad is a comedy about modern family life when three generations are forced to live under the same roof.
Style: feel good, funny, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: family, grandfather, father son relationship, grandfather grandson relationship, family reunited, parents and children, father son reunion, grandfather granddaughter relationship, family relations, kids and family, family life, husband wife relationship ...
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 6.6
 211
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: peeping, family relations, boy, grandmother grandson relationship, coming of age, teenager, family life, lifestyle, grandparent and grandchild, grandmother, family problems, youth ...
Time: 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, grandmother, eccentric family, family life, family, kids and family, adventure, living together, parents and children, youth ...
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, parents and children, on the road, family problems, musician's life, father son relationship, teenager, musician, husband wife relationship, father son reunion, road trip ...
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, interracial adoption, child custody, family, grandfather grandson relationship, grandparent and grandchild, social issues, custody, grandmother grandson relationship, social problems, youth ...
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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: adult animation, witty, sitcom, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: ordinary person, family relations, small town, youth, teenage life, family life, suburban life, patriotism, machismo, manager, couples, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
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 7.1
 145K
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: cynical, humorous, funny, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: kids, girls' night
Plot: dark humor, christmas, heist, alcohol abuse, christmas eve, robbery, holiday, bully, pretense, cons and scams, antisocial behavior, thief ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, arizona, milwaukee wisconsin, miami, phoenix arizona
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 5.8
 256K
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, epic, biblical, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: apocalypse, religion, survival, god, chaos, old testament, bible, belief, natural disaster, human nature, chosen one, adventure ...
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, sad, sentimental, heartbreaking ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: dog, friendship, animals, loyalty, human animal relationship, loss of friend, loneliness, life & death, pets, friends, death, family ...
Time: contemporary, 1930s
Place: japan, usa, rhode island
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