Reach out movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant reach out movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, sincere, emotional and captivating films and TV shows about / with reach out, society, hopes, youth, power relations, redemption, family relations, death, mentor and idealism plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Mystery genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as reach out: Firelight (2012), Hunky Dory (2011), Beyond the Blackboard (2011), Dead Poets Society (1989), The Dead Will Tell (2004), Life of a King (2013), The Best of Men (2012), Volcano (2011), Afterlife (2005), Starlet (2012).

List of reach out movies

 6.7
 563
Firelight (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Incarcerated women join a band of volunteers who battle forest fires and assist during natural disasters.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: youth, redemption, human spirit, power relations, reach out, juvenile delinquency, society, hopes, friendship, fire brigade, rivalry, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.2
 1K
Hunky Dory (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Musical film about the trials and tribulations of an idealistic drama teacher as she tries to put on the end of year show.
Style: captivating, sincere, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, dedicated educator, idealism, teenage life, society, youth, reach out, teachers and students, rock, self confidence, coming of age, rehearsal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: england, europe, united kingdom, wales
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Beyond the Blackboard (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Inspired by a true story, “Beyond the Blackboard” is about a 24-year-old first-time teacher who makes a difference in the lives of the homeless children she teaches in a shelter’s makeshift classroom. Set in 1987 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, ...
Style: touching, uplifting, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: homeless, teacher, changing lives, teachers and students, idealism, hopes, society, youth, power relations, reach out, children, dedication ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new mexico
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Dead Poets Society (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: At an elite, old-fashioned boarding school in New England, a passionate English teacher inspires his students to rebel against convention and seize the potential of every day, courting the disdain of the stern headmaster.
Style: philosophical, intellectual, uplifting, sentimental, motivational ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: boarding school life, teachers and students, literature, poetry, teacher, coming of age, dedicated educator, poet, suicide, philosophy, student, youth ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1959
Place: vermont, new england, usa, harvard university
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The Dead Will Tell (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Emily Parker is haunted by visions of a woman from the past soon after receiving an antique engagement ring from her fiancé.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, tense, mind bending
Plot: ghost, mysterious character, haunted by the past, uncover truth, mystery, investigation, deadly, life is a bitch, supernatural, murder, legal, reach out ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
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Life of a King (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Life of a King is the true story of one man's mission to give inner city kids of Washington DC something he never had - a future. After being incarcerated for eighteen years, Eugene Brown established the Big Chair Chess Club to get kids off the ...
Style: uplifting, sincere, touching, rough, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dedicated educator, chess, teenage life, rebellion, changing lives, ambition, society, redemption, hardcase students, rivalry, bad attitude, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa
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The Best of Men (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ludwig Guttmann, a renowned German neurosurgeon who fled Nazi Germany in the early days of WWII, takes a position at Stoke Mandeville Hospital in Buckinghamshire, England in 1944 and begins to transform the lives of his patients, paralyzed soldiers ...
Style: uplifting, realistic, touching, emotional, serious
Plot: paralysis, disability, hospital, against the odds, self fulfillment, human spirit, hopes, changing lives, contests and competitions, dignity, rehabilitation, doctors and patients ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: england
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 7.2
 1K
Volcano (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland, Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hannes is an old man who has grown apart from his children. Recently retired when his wife gets ill he tries to reconcile with them and to atone for his cold demeanor in the past.
Style: realistic, emotional, atmospheric, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: family reunited, introspection, parents and children, family relations, estrangement, redemption, aging, unfulfillment, family feud, reach out, hopes, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iceland, europe
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 7.9
 2K
Afterlife (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: University lecturer Robert Bridge becomes involved in a series of supernatural events surrounding medium Alison Mundy.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, mind bending
Plot: psychic, afterlife, supernatural, psychic power, ghost, paranormal activity, research, nobody believes, danger, mysterious character, mystery, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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 6.9
 7K
Starlet (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship forms between 21 year-old Jane and the elderly Sadie after Jane discovers a hidden stash of money inside an object at Sadie's yard sale.
Style: sincere, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: friendship, older woman younger woman relationship, aging, lifestyle, introspection, twentysomething life, reach out, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, employer employee relationship, film within a film, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1965
Place: usa, los angeles, california, paris france
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Like Someone in Love (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An old man and a young woman meet in Tokyo. She knows nothing about him, he thinks he knows her. He welcomes her into his home, she offers him her body. But the web that is woven between them in the space of twenty four hours bears no relation to ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, witty, sincere ...
Plot: prostitute, prostitution, college, widower, elderly, lifestyle, love and romance, older man younger woman relationship, dishonesty, unlikely couple, jealous spouse, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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 6.6
 28K
A Civil Action (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Jan Schlickmann is a cynical lawyer who goes out to "get rid of" a case, only to find out it is potentially worth millions. The case becomes his obsession, to the extent that he is willing to give up everything - including his career and ...
Style: disturbing, serious, thought provoking, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: lawyer, courtroom drama, lawsuit, court, small town, law firm, leukemia, legal investigation, uncover truth, price of justice, corporate crimes, reach out ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: boston, new york, washington d.c., massachusetts, new jersey
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Monsieur Lazhar (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During a harsh Montréal winter, an elementary-school class is left reeling after its teacher commits suicide. Bachir Lazhar, a charismatic Algerian immigrant, steps in as the substitute teacher for the classroom of traumatized children. All the ...
Style: touching, sincere, inspirational, compassionate, thought provoking ...
Plot: elementary school, immigrants, teacher, precocious child, coping, teachers and students, society, youth, social relations, unconventional method, reach out, loss of child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, quebec, montreal, montreal quebec, ontario canada
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Christmas Joy (2018)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Joy Holbrook, is a corporate market researcher, gunning for a promotion within her firm. Just as her company's CEO is taking notice, Joy finds out her Aunt Ruby has broken her ankle and will be undergoing surgery. Despite the less than ...
Style: romantic, captivating, light, entertaining, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, reach out, fall in love, transformation, family relations, happy ending, small time, adaptation, female protagonist, male female relationship, holiday, coping ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c.
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The Messenger (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Messenger is the story of Jack’s last melt down: a story of frustration and guilt, love and betrayal, family and blame. Unwillingly becoming embroiled in the unfinished business of Mark, a journalist brutally murdered in the local park and his ...
Style: enigmatic, captivating, tense, psychological, psychotronic
Plot: afterlife, death, paranormal phenomena, murder investigation, mental health, father son relationship, psychiatrist, police detective, alcoholic, clairvoyance, reach out, couples ...
Place: northern england
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My Blind Date with Life (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An ambitious young man struggles to achieve his dream of becoming an employee in a Munich luxury hotel despite being strongly visually impaired.
Style: based on true events, tragicomedy, compassionate, uplifting, sincere ...
Plot: colleague colleague relationship, coworker relationship, friendship, blindness, employer employee relationship, trust, deception, follow your dream, buried truth, hidden truth, hotel, visual impairment ...
Place: munich germany, central europe
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Put Your Head on My Shoulder (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: As Si Tu Mo's graduation is nearing, she is confused about her future plans. Her ordinary days are suddenly shaken up when the genius Physics student Gu Wei Yi appears in her life. The two accidentally end up living together and chaos begins.
Style: touching, sweet, light, dorama, visually appealing ...
Plot: romance, student, high school hunk, teenager in love, indecision, first love, genius, reach out, foe turned friend, friends who live together, jealousy
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 5.9
 1K
Running Wild (2017)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Stella Davis is a widow who saves her ranch by working with convicts to rehabilitate a herd of wild horses that wandered on to her property. Stella must fight prejudice, greed, bureaucracy and vanity (including her own) to finally understand that ...
Style: compassionate, touching, sentimental, captivating, scenic ...
Plot: ranch, racehorse, rancher, wild horse, horse ranch, widow, convict, wild animal, prisoner, jail, inheritance, western hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Everybody Knows (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Italy, Argentina, Germany
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Laura, a Spanish woman living in Buenos Aires, returns to her hometown outside Madrid with her Argentinian husband and children. However, the trip is upset by unexpected events that bring secrets into the open.
Style: thought provoking, atmospheric, realistic, compassionate, suspense
Plot: ransom demand, wedding, secret, ex-lover, investigation, search, family secret, sister sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, deception, lie ...
Place: spain, madrid
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 6.5
 22K
Fireproof (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In Albany, the marriage of Caleb and Catherine Holt is in crisis and they decide to divorce. However, Caleb's father, John, proposes that his son delays their separation process for forty days and follow a procedure called "The Love ...
Style: uplifting, inspirational, christian film, emotional, serious ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick, date night, girls' night, kids
Plot: marriage, christian, self discovery, firefighter, husband wife relationship, couple relations, marital problem, love and romance, faith, couples, family relations, religious conversion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
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 8.1
 3K
Hazbin Hotel (2019)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Musical
Country: USA
TV show
Story: In attempt to find a non-violent alternative for reducing Hell's overpopulation, the daughter of Lucifer opens a rehabilitation hotel that offers a group of misfit demons a chance at redemption.
Plot: demon, hell, afterlife, punishment, lucifer, follow your dream, direction and purpose, heaven and hell, violence, dreams, redemption, hotel ...
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 7.5
 3K
Hear Me (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A delivery Boy falls for a young girl who is hearing impaired. Comparing themselves with "water birds" and trees, together they are going to break the barrier and pursuit their dreams and take their relationship to the next level
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, inspirational, romantic ...
Plot: mute or deaf, wooing, love and romance, youth, against the odds, dream come true, self discovery, disability, society, mistaken identity, reach out, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: taiwan, asia
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 3.4
 586
A Dead Calling (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young television reporter (or "investigative journalist") is attacked in her home, leading to her boyfriend being murdered. Six months later she returns to work in a smaller town, and stumbles across a house full of ghosts trying to call ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, slasher, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, crimes, supernatural, deadly, danger, murder, small town, small town life, terrorism, journalism, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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To Sir, with Love (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Idealistic engineer-trainee and his experiences in teaching a group of rambunctious white high school students from the slums of London's East End.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: teacher, dedicated educator, high school, school, youth, teacher student relationship, high school teacher, interracial relations, idealism, high school life, teachers and students, power relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: london, europe, england, east end london
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Imaginary Heroes (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Matt Travis is good-looking, popular, and his school's best competitive swimmer, so everyone is shocked when he inexplicably commits suicide. As the following year unfolds, each member of his family struggles to recover from the tragedy with ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, witty, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, suicide, family secret, family problems, society, gay, teenage life, loss of son, lifestyle, suburbs, coming of age, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: atlanta georgia
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Ordinary People (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Beth, Calvin, and their son Conrad are living in the aftermath of the death of the other son. Conrad is overcome by grief and misplaced guilt to the extent of a suicide attempt. He is in therapy. Beth had always preferred his brother and is having ...
Style: emotional, realistic, psychological, serious, compassionate ...
Plot: suicide attempt, therapy, dysfunctional family, guilt, depression, post traumatic stress disorder, psychiatrist, loss of son, coming of age, middle class, family problems, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, texas, houston texas, illinois
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 7.4
 57K
Calvary (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After he is threatened during a confession, a good-natured priest must battle the dark forces closing in around him.
Style: meditative, bleak, captivating, atmospheric, cynical ...
Plot: clergy, confession, death threat, priest, painting, human nature, small town life, social relations, goodhearted, small town, recovering alcoholic, catholic church ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
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The Ron Clark Story (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Matthew Perry is real-life inspiration Ron Clark, a passionate and innovative teacher who leaves his small hometown to teach in one of Harlem's toughest schools. But to break through to this students, Clark must use unconventional methods, ...
Style: serious, realistic, uplifting, emotional
Plot: dedicated educator, human spirit, teachers and students, teacher, new job, profanity, hardcase students, obstacle, changing lives, power relations, challenge, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1994, year 1998
Place: harlem, usa, new york, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city ...
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 6.6
 25K
Take the Lead (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A former professional dancer volunteers to teach dance in the New York public school system and, while his background first clashes with his students' tastes, together they create a completely new style of dance. Based on the story of ballroom ...
Style: feel good, captivating, inspirational, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, kids, chick flick
Plot: dancing, dancer's life, dancer, dedicated educator, high school, dance, ambition, teachers and students, against the odds, respect, contests and competitions, music ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 8.0
 84K
Short Term 12 (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Grace, a compassionate young supervisor at a foster care facility, works with her boyfriend and colleague, Mason, to help at-risk teens. But when a new charge dredges up memories of her own troubled past, Grace's tough exterior begins eroding.
Style: compassionate, emotional, thought provoking, touching, realistic ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: social worker, child abuse, troubled teen, foster child, incest, adolescence, depression, suicide attempt, haunted by the past, teenage life, human relationship, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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