Affectionate movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant affectionate movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out affectionate, realistic, touching, melancholic, light and talky films and TV shows about / with love, love and romance, mentor, dialogue, runaway, storytelling, suprisingly clever, romance, relationships and unlikely friendships plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
affectionate movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as affectionate: Gabriel's Inferno (2020), Normal People (2020), Like Crazy (2011), 100% Wolf (2020), Something in the Rain (2018), Damage (1992), Hachi: A Dog's Tale (2009), Meteor Garden (2018), Emma (1996), My Husband, Mr. Oh! (2018).

List of affectionate movies

Gabriel's Inferno (2020)
Genre: Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An intriguing and sinful exploration of seduction, forbidden love, and redemption, Gabriel's Inferno is a captivating and wildly passionate tale of one man's escape from his own personal hell as he tries to earn the impossible--forgiveness ...
Style: affectionate, romantic, sentimental, surprise ending
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love at first sight, dark past, love story, submissive woman, male female relationship, love affair, love, old love, female student, university professor, first sex, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Normal People (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 339 min.
TV show
Story: Marianne and Connell weave in and out of each other’s lives in this exploration of sex, power and the desire to love and be loved. Adaptation of Sally Rooney’s best-selling novel.
Style: affectionate, romantic, touching, melancholic, psychological ...
Plot: star crossed lovers, secret relationship, university, coming of age, small town, school, love story, social misfits, male nudity, female nudity, couple relations, social differences ...
Place: ireland, dublin ireland
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What's Wrong With Secretary Kim (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Lee Young-Joon's family runs a large company and he works as the vice-president of the company. He is smart, rich and handsome, but he is arrogant. His secretary is Kim Mi-So. She has worked for him for years and she is perfect for him, but Kim ...
Style: romantic, funny, light, affectionate, sweet ...
Plot: office romance, secretary, workaholic, childhood trauma, love, narcissism, heir, family conflict, phobia, romance, narcissist, kidnapping ...
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Like Crazy (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A British college student falls for an American student, only to be separated from him when she's banned from the U.S. after overstaying her visa.
Style: sincere, sentimental, realistic, affectionate, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: forceful separation, long distance relationship, couple relations, parents, customs, romance, bittersweet, lovers apart, couples, love affair, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: usa, los angeles, england, london, california ...
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100% Wolf (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia, Belgium
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Freddy Lupin, heir to a proud family line of werewolves, is in for a shock when on his 14th birthday his first 'warfing' goes awry, turning him into a ferocious poodle. The pack elders give Freddy until the next moonrise to prove he has ...
Style: touching, funny, humorous, affectionate, semi serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: werewolf, acceptance, poodle, misfit, parents and children, fighting the system, social misfits, friendship, rebelliousness, teen angst, fantasy world, self doubt ...
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Something in the Rain (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: Explore the relationship of two people as they go from being “just acquaintances” to “a genuine couple” — Yoon Jin Ah, a coffee shop supervisor in her 30s, and Seo Joon Hee, a designer at a video game company who has just returned from ...
Style: dorama, romantic, sweet, sentimental, light ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: asian, romance, caress, relationships, love, love and romance, love story, older woman younger man relationship, parents, parents and children, couple relations, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
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Damage (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The life of a respected British politician at the height of his career crumbles when he becomes obsessed with his son's lover.
Style: sexual, sexy, affectionate, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: femme fatale, forbidden love, infidelity, dangerous attraction, love affair, obsession, incest, love triangle, family relations, oral sex, parents and children, fondling ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, brussels, paris france, brussels belgium, palm springs california
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10 Things We Should Do Before We Break Up (2020)
Genre: Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: After Abigail, a single mom of two, becomes pregnant following a one-night stand with Ben, the unlikely pair try to make a go of it.
Style: melancholic, affectionate, sincere, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: single mother, working mom, pregnant woman, pregnancy, love and romance, escapades, love affair, bucket list, breakup, romance, couple relations, male female relationship ...
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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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Meteor Garden (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: An ordinary girl is admitted to the most prestigious school in the country where she encounters F4, an exclusive group comprised of the four wealthiest and handsomest boys in the school - Dao Ming Si, Hua Ze Lei, Xi Men and Mei Zuo.
Style: romantic, sweet, sincere, light, lyrical ...
Audience: student film
Plot: love hate relationship, chinese, school, romance, youth, friendship, love and romance, friends, looking for love, envy, university, love hate ...
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Emma (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Emma Woodhouse is a congenial young lady who delights in meddling in other people’s affairs. She is perpetually trying to unite men and women who are utterly wrong for each other. Despite her interest in romance, Emma is clueless about her own ...
Style: witty, captivating, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: jane austen, matchmaking, estate, opposites attract, english countryside, fall in love, male female relationship, male female friendship, friendship, couples, looking for love, rich and poor ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, victorian era, victorian, 1810s ...
Place: england, britain, london
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My Husband, Mr. Oh! (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Han Seung-Joo is a single woman in her mid 30's and she works as a PD at a broadcasting station. She does well at her job, but she is not nearly as good when it comes to housework. Han Seung-Joo has a hard time dealing with social prejudices ...
Style: romantic, sweet, affectionate, feel good, light ...
Plot: inheritance, romance, save the lady, dating show, female journalist, workaholic, love story, recluse, love, death of aunt
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The 100th Love with You (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Story: On July 27th, university student Aoi Hinata (Miwa) has an accident. When she wakes up, Aoi Hinata finds herself in a classroom from one week before the accident. At that time, her childhood friend Riku Hasegawa (Kentaro Sakaguchi) tells her "I ...
Style: thought provoking, uplifting, touching, affectionate, sentimental ...
Plot: love and romance, back in time, time travel, selflessness, sensuality, unspoken love, save the lady, music, accidental death, declaration of love
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A Little Thing Called First Love (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: China
TV show
Story: An ordinary girl falls head over heels for the most popular boy in school. Xia Miaomiao is a shy, artistic student who develops a crush on a handsome, talented classmate and embarks on a journey of self-discovery through college. Because of Liang ...
Style: dorama, affectionate, light, romantic
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen comedy
Plot: first love, high school sweetheart, friends, fashion, family relations, high school life, declaration of love, rise to the top, high school hunk, romance, school life, girl ...
Place: china
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Take This Waltz (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, Spain, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Twenty-eight-year-old Margot is happily married to Lou, a good-natured cookbook author. But when Margot meets Daniel, a handsome artist who lives across the street, their mutual attraction is undeniable.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, romantic ...
Plot: love triangle, marital problem, infidelity, husband wife estrangement, romance, fall in love, nudity (full frontal - brief), lifestyle, crumbling marriage, couple relations, crumbling relationship, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada, new jersey
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Brave Woman (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
TV show
Story: A moving tale of courage and resilience in the struggle for freedom – this is the role that life has cast for headstrong Morena in Brave Woman. Raised in a poor neighborhood in the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, this tough and humble woman will ...
Style: touching, affectionate, semi serious, realistic
Plot: love, friendship, working mom, family relations, pregnancy, road not taken, romantic rivalry, teenage pregnancy, couple relations, couples, soul mate, female friendship ...
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Bliss (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two young people in Berlin, a refugee and a homeless punk, form a relationship.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, affectionate ...
Plot: prostitute, couples, love and romance, fall in love, female nudity, male nudity, homeless, refugee, female director, punk rock, flashback, white panties ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: berlin germany, germany, europe
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The Unfaithful Wife (1969)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Insurance executive Charles suspects his wife Hélène of playing the field, so he has a private detective locate his wife's lover, author Victor Pegala. Confronting Victor, Charles tries to adopt an air of indifference, but the conversation ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: unfaithful wife, infidelity, extramarital affair, investigation, cheating wife, dishonesty, family problems, mystery, couple relations, crumbling marriage, love and romance, suburban life ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, versailles, france
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Tootsie (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When struggling, out of work actor Michael Dorsey secretly adopts a female alter ego -- Dorothy Michaels -- in order to land a part in a daytime drama, he unwittingly becomes a feminist icon and ends up in a romantic pickle.
Style: witty, humorous, feel good, touching, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: cross dressing, gender bending, actress, love, love triangle, actor, romance, love and romance, double life, theatrical agent, impersonation, roommate ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california
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Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ricky is a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues, and the two are forced to put aside their differences and work together to survive.
Style: scenic, humorous, touching, colourful, funny ...
Plot: nature, hunting, wilderness, countryside, childhood, adoption, coming of age, boy, escape, forest, juvenile delinquent, social worker ...
Place: new zealand
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To the Left of the Father (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Brazilian baroque. The young son that ran from his dominant family, descends into decadence and then returns to the nest. With melodramatic themes of tyrannical fathers, incest, fierce family conflicts and an overheated and intense visual style to ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: incest, family relations, family problems, love and romance, destructive relationship, parents and children, family gatherings, family life, dysfunctional family, clergy, couples, innocence lost ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: brazil, latin america
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Promises (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Latchkey kids lose touch when one of them moves away, only to reconnect years later without realizing it, having changed their names to escape their pasts. Once they realize who each other are; they are able heal the wounds of their pasts.
Style: sincere, serious, captivating, realistic, affectionate
Plot: love, past, loyalty, friend, promise, lovers, fight, devotion, secret, fan, dating show, post traumatic stress disorder ...
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The Loves of a Blonde (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Andula, an innocent Czech girl from a factory town, is desperately in search of love. She believes she's found it when she beds Milda, a charming young musician visiting from Prague. Milda, however, is only looking for a casual encounter, and ...
Style: cynical, humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: factory worker, working class, youth, one night stand, small town, fish out of water, couple relations, fall in love, disorder, couples, friends, dark humor ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: prague, europe, czechoslovakia, poland, california
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Ed Wood (1994)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The mostly true story of the legendary "worst director of all time", who, with the help of his strange friends, filmed countless B-movies without ever becoming famous or successful.
Style: gothic, humorous, sentimental, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: actor, transvestism, friendship, hollywood, showbiz, misfit, filmmaking, actress, desire for fame, ambition, depression, life is a bitch ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, united states
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Love and Death (1975)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set in 19th-century Russia, Allen is a cowardly serf drafted into the Napoleonic war, who would rather write poetry and obsess over his beautiful but pretentious cousin. Allen's cowardice serves him well when he hides in a cannon and is shot ...
Style: intellectual, humorous, witty, parody, surreal ...
Plot: duel, execution, war, love and romance, nothing goes right, fall in love, couple relations, comedy of errors, disorder, goofy hero, military, anti heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 70s, 1930s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
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Paper Moon (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: During the Great Depression, a con man finds himself saddled with a young girl who may or may not be his daughter, and the two forge an unlikely partnership.
Style: sentimental, road movie, touching, humorous, talky ...
Plot: girl dressed as boy, mischievous children, friendship, funeral, on the road, orphan, great depression, odd couple, family relations, partners in crime, father daughter relationship, con artists ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, 70s
Place: missouri, kansas, usa
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The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The story of the rise and fall of the Pre-Fab Four.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, light, absurd ...
Plot: music, rising to stardom, partners, media, musician's life, music band, buddies, lifestyle, journalism, celebrity culture, rise and fall, rock and roll ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: england, europe, germany
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Murmur of the Heart (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the end of the first Indochina War, an open-minded teenage boy finds himself between the urge to discover love and the ever-present, dominating affection of his mother.
Style: sexy, touching, sentimental, disturbing, semi serious ...
Plot: incest, mother son incest, mother son relationship, older woman teenage boy relationship, sexual initiation, teenage life, parents and children, self discovery, family relations, coming of age, siblings relations, sexuality ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1954, 70s
Place: france, europe, paris france, indochina, tokyo
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A Mighty Wind (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In "A Mighty Wind", director Christopher Guest reunites the team from "Best In Show" and "Waiting for Guffman" to tell tell the story of 60's-era folk musicians, who inspired by the death of their former manager, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, lyrical ...
Plot: musician, reunion, singer, folk singer, music, showbiz, love and romance, music band, satire, lovers reunited, musical tour, talented ...
Time: 21st century, 60s, 20th century, contemporary, 1960s
Place: new york, usa
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An Adventure in Space and Time (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This special one-off drama travels back in time to 1963 to see how Doctor Who was first brought to the screen. Actor William Hartnell felt trapped by a succession of hard-man roles. Wannabe producer Verity Lambert was frustrated by the TV ...
Style: sincere, captivating, sentimental, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Plot: success, producer, director, time travel, actor, cultural icon, backstage, tv show, artists and showbiz, media, television, mentor protege relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1964, 1960s, year 1966 ...
Place: england, london
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