In-laws movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant in-laws movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, feel good, funny, light and absurd films and TV shows about / with in-laws, family relations, marriage, couples, storytelling, disorder, culture clash, parents and children, dialogue and family plots mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as in-laws: The Big Wedding (2013), A Very Merry Mix-Up (2013), I Give It a Year (2013), Worst Week (2008), Little Fockers (2010), Deadly Revenge (2013), I Don't Know How She Does It (2011), Four Christmases (2008), The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011), Ready or Not (2019).

List of in-laws movies

The Big Wedding (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: To the amusement of their adult children and friends, long divorced couple Don and Ellie Griffin are once again forced to play the happy couple for the sake of their adopted son's wedding after his ultra conservative biological mother ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, funny, not serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, adoption, marriage, family gatherings, farce, family relations, parents and children, family reunited, family feud, in-laws, couple relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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A Very Merry Mix-Up (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Shop owner Alice Chapman is nervous to meet her future in-laws at Christmas, especially because she is arriving ahead of her new fiance Will Mitchum. Alice’s trip becomes more stressful when her luggage is lost and her phone is damaged, leaving her ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, fall in love, disorder, mistaken identity, parents and children, in-laws, romance, love and romance, hopes, marriage proposal, misunderstanding, winter ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, brooklyn new york city
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I Give It a Year (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a quick courtship, two lovers hastily decide to tie the knot. As their first year of marriage unfolds, temptation and incompatibility put their relationship in jeopardy.
Style: romantic, funny, feel good, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: open marriage, wedding, unlikely couple, couple relations, in-laws, romance, marriage, marital problem, husband wife relationship, married couple, up and down relationship, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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 7.5
 3K
Worst Week (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Worst Week is an American TV series which originally aired on CBS from September 22, 2008 to June 6, 2009. The series was based on the British sitcom The Worst Week of My Life. The show was adapted for American audiences by Fox under the title Worst ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: in-laws, family relations, wedding preparations and rituals, couple relations, family life, comedy of errors, disorder, meet the parents, guest, couples, love and romance, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 5.5
 114K
Little Fockers (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It has taken 10 years, two little Fockers with wife Pam and countless hurdles for Greg to finally get in with his tightly wound father-in-law, Jack. After the cash-strapped dad takes a job moonlighting for a drug company, Jack's suspicions ...
Style: funny, humorous, sexy, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: in-laws, marriage, eccentric family, parents and children, nothing goes right, family disapproval, family relations, suburbs, comedy of errors, family gatherings, youth, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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 4.4
 350
Deadly Revenge (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Charming LA architect Harrison, also a great cook and lover, gets engaged to Cate, a San Francisco landscape architect he meets while collaborating on a major project, after they get locked in by a malfunctioning elevator. She moves to LA for him ...
Style: suspense, enigmatic, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: in-laws, mysterious death, female friendship, attempted murder, fiance fiancee relationship, suspicion, architect, childhood home, marriage proposal, missing person, mother son relationship, lifetime ...
Place: san francisco, tokyo
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I Don't Know How She Does It (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A comedy centered on the life of Kate Reddy, a finance executive who is the breadwinner for her husband and two kids.
Style: entertaining, funny, sweet, romantic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: workplace, relationship vs career, family life, pregnancy, workaholic, workplace situations, parents and children, ambition, in-laws, power relations, disorder, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, hawaii, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city ...
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Four Christmases (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Brad and Kate have made something of an art form out of avoiding their families during the holidays, but this year their foolproof plan is about go bust -- big time. Stuck at the city airport after all departing flights are canceled, the couple is ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: christmas, holiday, dysfunctional family, family relations, couple relations, in-laws, family bonds, marriage, brothers, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: san francisco, usa
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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than its advertisements, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless slowly begins to charm in unexpected ways as the residents find new purpose ...
Style: feel good, touching, uplifting, sentimental, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: elderly, hotel, self discovery, aging, golden years, retirement home, goodhearted, loneliness, introspection, choice, life changing experience, old age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india, england, delhi ...
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 6.8
 152K
Ready or Not (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A bride's wedding night takes a sinister turn when her eccentric new in-laws force her to take part in a terrifying game.
Style: scary, suspense, brutal, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: survival, game, rite, satanic cult, ritual, family curse, hide and seek, murder, fiancee, wedding, twists and turns, deal with the devil ...
Time: year 1989, 2010s, 80s
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 6.9
 23K
Junebug (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: On the way to meet with an independent artist in the South, newlywed art dealer Madeleine is convinced by her husband, George, that they should stop to meet his family in North Carolina. Madeleine's affluent lifestyle clashes with the family, ...
Style: humorous, emotional, sentimental, semi serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: pregnancy, dysfunctional family, art, eccentricity, painting, jealousy, eccentric family, love and romance, small town, family problems, meet the parents, newlyweds ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, chicago illinois, usa, southern usa
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 8.4
 76K
The Good Wife (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The Good Wife is a legal drama starring Emmy Award winner Julianna Margulies as a wife and mother who boldly assumes full responsibility for her family and re-enters the workforce after her husband's very public sex and political corruption ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching, clever ...
Plot: legal, workplace situations, dedicated lawyer, law firm, lawyers and clients, court, lawyer, self discovery, politics, working mom, legal investigation, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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 6.6
 22K
Easy Virtue (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young Englishman marries a glamorous American. When he brings her home to meet the parents, she arrives like a blast from the future - blowing their entrenched British stuffiness out the window.
Style: witty, sexy, stylized, light, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: family relations, high society, culture clash, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, fish out of water, dishonesty, mother in law daughter in law relationship, romance, manipulation, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 60s, 1930s, future
Place: england, london, europe, france, britain
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The Little House (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The Little House is a drama series based on the novel by Philippa Gregory. The drama follows the story of Ruth, who is married to career minded Patrick and is pushed towards the limits of her own sanity when she becomes entangled in the lives of ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: family problems, family relations, parents and children, family in crisis, in-laws, parent child relationship, dishonesty, babies and infants, mentally unstable, countryside, british, mother in law ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, 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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 5.4
 93K
Killers (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When an elite assassin marries a beautiful computer whiz after a whirlwind romance, he gives up the gun and settles down with his new bride. That is, until he learns that someone from his past has put a contract out on his life.
Style: light, romantic, humorous, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, family outing, date night
Plot: romance, hitman, love and romance, spy, life & death, secret service, agent as target, marriage, couples, crimes, lovers on the run, runaway ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, nice france, france
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 6.9
 25K
The Ref (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Caroline and Lloyd are a married couple constantly at each other's throats, masters at crafting acid-tongued barbs at the other's expense. Indeed, they are so obsessed with belittling each other that they never stop -- not even at ...
Style: talky, humorous, witty, funny, light ...
Plot: christmas, dysfunctional family, hostage, holiday, thief, farce, marriage counselor, family bonds, robbery, christmas party, blackmail, alcoholic ...
Time: 90s, 18th century
Place: usa, connecticut
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To Rome with Love (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Italy, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Four tales unfold in the Eternal City: While vacationing in Rome, architect John encounters a young man whose romantic woes remind him of a painful incident from his own youth; retired opera director Jerry discovers a mortician with an amazing ...
Style: feel good, sexy, light, ironic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love, art, culture clash, meet the parents, adultery, farce, love story, life philosophy, romance, marriage, architect, newlyweds ...
Time: 1920s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, new york, london ...
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 6.2
 145K
Tower Heist (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A luxury condo manager leads a staff of workers to seek payback on the Wall Street swindler who defrauded them. With only days until the billionaire gets away with the perfect crime, the unlikely crew of amateur thieves enlists the help of petty ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, sexy, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, robbery, thanksgiving, working class, crimes, gold, fbi, skyscraper, revenge, con men, planning ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Silent Wedding (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Romania, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a small village of Communist-era Romania a young couple wish to marry, but Joseph Stalin dies the night prior to their wedding ceremony forcing the bride and groom to marry in silence.
Style: semi serious, humorous, surreal, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: village, fighting the system, injustice, wedding preparations and rituals, dark humor, occupation, family life, parents and children, against the rules, youth, life is a bitch, plan gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: romania, ussr, europe
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 7.2
 91K
The Birdcage (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A gay cabaret owner and his drag queen companion agree to put up a false straight front so that their son can introduce them to his fiancé's right-wing moralistic parents.
Style: humorous, funny, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gay, cross dressing, senator, farce, gay couple, gender, gay father, conservative, female impersonator, gay slur, wedding, lgbtq ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa, miami, los angeles, miami beach ...
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National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It's Christmas time and the Griswolds are preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids. Clark's continual bad luck is worsened by his obnoxious family guests, but ...
Style: humorous, funny, feel good, sentimental, light ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: christmas, holiday, farce, parents and children, family, family gatherings, culture clash, creativity, nothing goes right, eccentric family, neighbor, down on your luck ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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 7.6
 9K
Bunheads (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Michelle, a Las Vegas showgirl, impulsively marries a man, moves to his sleepy coastal town, and takes an uneasy role at her new mother-in-law's dance school.
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teen drama
Plot: ballet, dancer, lifestyle, starting over, lifestyle change, dancing, small town life, dance school, small town, family, ballerina, women ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, nevada, las vegas
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Your Family or Mine (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Based on an enormously popular Israeli comedy, Your Family or Mine comes from the producers of Friends, Will & Grace, How I Met Your Mother and Happy Endings. The new series revolves around Oliver and Kelli, who are living proof of the ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family life, eccentric family, parents and children, couple relations, social differences, disorder, culture clash, everyday life, friendship, marriage, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 4.6
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Oliver's Story (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Oliver Barrett IV is emotionally devastated by the death of his wife Jenny, and, while he tries to lose himself in his work as a lawyer, the long hours don't ease his pain, especially when he finds that his leftist views conflict with those of ...
Style: sad, realistic, serious, emotional, sentimental
Plot: heiress, widower, in-laws, bereavement, family problems, couples, optimism, family relations, fall in love, social differences, haunted by the past, love affair ...
Time: 70s
Place: hong kong
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The King of Queens (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Three's definitely a crowd for parcel post deliveryman Doug Heffernan (Kevin James), whose newly widowed father-in-law, Arthur (Jerry Stiller), has moved in with him and his wife, Carrie (Leah Remini). Doug's no longer the king of his ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: working class, husband wife relationship, living with parents, friendship, marital problem, father daughter relationship, family relations, family problems, workplace, everyday life, friends, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
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 7.3
 9K
The In-Laws (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In preparation for his daughter's wedding, dentist Sheldon Kornpett meets Vince Ricardo, the groom's father. Vince, a manic fellow who claims to be a government agent, then proceeds to drag Sheldon into a series of chases and misadventures ...
Style: funny, witty, humorous, affectionate, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spy, screwball, armored car robbery, dentist, car chase, gunfight, chase, identity, crazy, insanity, runaway, divorce ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s
Place: latin america, new york, new jersey, washington d.c., central america ...
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 5.5
 102K
That's My Boy (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: While in his teens, Donny fathered a son, Todd, and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down when Donny resurfaces just before Todd's ...
Style: humorous, parody, sex comedy, absurd, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: brother sister sex, female pedophile, parents and children, family relations, deadbeat dad, incest, cheating fiancee, disorder, teacher student relationship, stupidity, dumb, foul language ...
Time: year 1984, 2010s, contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: massachusetts, boston, usa, new jersey
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 7.2
 129K
About Schmidt (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: 66-year-old Warren Schmidt is a retired insurance salesman and has no particular plans other than to drive around in the motor home his wife insisted they buy. He's not altogether bitter, but not happy either, as everything his wife does annoys ...
Style: road movie, sad, depressing, melancholic, meditative ...
Plot: road trip, on the road, family life, depression, parenthood, wedding, life philosophy, workplace, philosophy, changing lives, salesman, letter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nebraska, colorado, california, kansas, denver colorado
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 6.8
 111K
The Family Man (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Jack's lavish, fast-paced lifestyle changes one Christmas night when he stumbles into a grocery store holdup and disarms the gunman. The next morning he wakes up in bed lying next to Kate, his college sweetheart he left in order to pursue his ...
Style: feel good, touching, sincere, inspirational, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: christmas, destiny, road not taken, parallel universe, life changing experience, alternate reality, workaholic, fish out of water, lifestyle change, businessman, midlife crisis, singleness ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1987, year 2000
Place: new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
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