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, melancholic, touching, light, sweet and romantic films and TV shows about / with storytelling, relationships, love and romance, romance, love, mentor, destiny, love story, runaway and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, South Korea and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as affectionate: Gabriel's Inferno (2020), Normal People (2020), Emma (1996), Like Crazy (2011), Hachi: A Dog's Tale (2009), The Princess Bride (1987), Take This Waltz (2011), How He Fell in Love (2015), Damage (1992), Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016).

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, captivating, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: male teacher female student affair, dark past, first sex, love story, love at first sight, university professor, romance, female student, submissive woman, male female relationship, fall in love, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 8.4
 62K
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, thought provoking ...
Plot: star crossed lovers, university, secret relationship, coming of age, love story, school, rich woman poor man, small town, sex scene, male nudity, female nudity, social misfits ...
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: affectionate, romantic, funny, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: office romance, secretary, workaholic, love, childhood trauma, narcissism, heir, romance, phobia, family conflict, kidnapping, narcissist ...
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 6.6
 39K
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: affectionate, witty, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, family outing, date night
Plot: fall in love, romance, matchmaking, looking for love, estate, opposites attract, english countryside, friendship, love and romance, couples, social differences, society ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century, 1810s
Place: england, london, britain
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 6.6
 62K
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: romantic, sincere, touching, emotional, sad ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: long distance relationship, romance, love, forceful separation, love story, parents, fall in love, lovers apart, couple relations, immigration, depression, customs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, england, london, usa ...
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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, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dog, friendship, loyalty, animals, human animal relationship, loss of friend, pets, loneliness, friends, death, life & death, family ...
Time: contemporary, 1930s
Place: japan, usa, rhode island
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The Princess Bride (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this enchantingly cracked fairy tale, the beautiful Princess Buttercup and the dashing Westley must overcome staggering odds to find happiness amid six-fingered swordsmen, murderous princes, Sicilians and rodents of unusual size. But even death ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, feel good, witty, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, chick flick, pre-teens ...
Plot: true love, imaginary kingdom, adventure, prince, princess, romance, love and romance, pirate, save the princess, friendship, revenge, giant ...
Time: victorian era, middle ages
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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, sexy, romantic, emotional, affectionate ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), love, romance, adultery, marital problem, husband wife estrangement, neighbor, love story, fall in love, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, new jersey
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How He Fell in Love (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A struggling musician enters into a chance affair with a married woman. The illicit encounters and resulting bond affect both in lasting and significant ways.
Style: affectionate, atmospheric, thought provoking, sentimental, sexy
Plot: sex scene, cheating wife, infidelity, chance meeting, lovers, adultery, introspection, relationships, self discovery, coincidence, older woman younger man relationship, encounter ...
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 6.7
 18K
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: sexy, sexual, erotic, non-linear, melancholic ...
Plot: forbidden love, love affair, infidelity, adultery, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, obsession, love triangle, oral sex, passion, incest, sexuality ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, paris france, palm springs california, brussels
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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: funny, touching, scenic, humorous, bloody ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, nature, hunting, juvenile delinquent, adoption, wilderness, boy, dog, childhood, sarcasm, forest, countryside ...
Place: new zealand
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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: teens
Plot: school, love hate relationship, chinese, romance, youth, love and romance, friendship, friends, looking for love, university, envy, university student ...
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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: affectionate, sincere, melancholic, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: working mom, single mother, pregnant woman, pregnancy, love affair, escapades, love and romance, bucket list, couple relations, romance, male female relationship, breakup ...
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 5.6
 2K
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: funny, humorous, touching, adult animation, semi serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: werewolf, misfit, parents and children, fighting the system, acceptance, poodle, friendship, rebelliousness, social misfits, fantasy world, full moon, dog ...
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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, feel good, affectionate, sweet, light ...
Plot: workaholic, dating show, recluse, female journalist, save the lady, love, inheritance, love story, romance, death of aunt
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Very Ordinary Couple (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The probability of a couple that had broken up getting back together and having a successful relationship is just 3%. Dong-hee and Young, who had broken up over a minor tiff, later realize their love for each other and end up getting back together. ...
Style: touching, light, affectionate, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, lifestyle, hopes, breakup, bittersweet, couple relations, life philosophy, divorce, stereotypes, loneliness, relationship problems, honest ...
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 5.5
 431
August Creek (2017)
Genre: Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young widow returns home for the first time in three years to help prepare her sister’s wedding. She is forced to confront her past, including the man she never expected to fall for.
Style: touching, sincere, sweet, affectionate, sentimental
Plot: wedding, meeting, new life, getting home, sister sister relationship, memories, tragic past, starting over, best friend, war widow
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 6.2
 656
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, semi serious, realistic, humorous, affectionate ...
Plot: male nudity, prostitute, female nudity, love and romance, couples, fall in love, prostitution, punk rock, refugee, homeless, teenage rape, flashback ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: berlin germany, germany, europe
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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, sweet, romantic, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, korean, asian, male female relationship, romance, relationships, love, caress, love and romance, love story, parents, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
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Justice League: Gods and Monsters (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In an alternate universe, very different versions of DC's Trinity fight against the government after they are framed for an embassy bombing.
Style: dark, gloomy, enigmatic, brutal, talky ...
Plot: superhero, batman, superman character, vampire, justice league, alternate universe, murder, betrayal, violence, fight scenes, justice, superhero team ...
Time: 2010s
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Toy Story That Time Forgot (2014)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: During a post-Christmas play date, the gang find themselves in uncharted territory when the coolest set of action figures ever turn out to be dangerously delusional. It's all up to Trixie, the triceratops, if the gang hopes to return to ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, sweet, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: toys, disney, christmas, adventure, friendship, family, good versus evil, talking animals, getting home, escapades, kids and family, dinosaur ...
Place: usa
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 6.7
 19K
Comet (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a chance encounter brings together the cynical Dell and the quick-witted Kimberly, the stage is set for a tempestuous love affair that unfolds like a puzzle. As the film zigzags back and forth in time-from a meteor shower in LA, to an encounter ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, love affair, unlikely couple, parallel universe, love, couples, love and romance, fall in love, relationships, memory, chance meeting, sex dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, portland oregon, wisconsin, orlando florida ...
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 6.4
 27K
Top Five (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A comedian tries to make it as a serious actor when his reality-TV star fiancé talks him into broadcasting their wedding on her TV show.
Style: funny, humorous, light, satirical, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: comedian, showbiz, opposites attract, media, desire for fame, love and romance, ambition, addiction, introspection, tv show, gangsters, journalist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, california, usa
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A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the Iranian ghost-town Bad City, a place that reeks of death and loneliness, the townspeople are unaware they are being stalked by a lonesome vampire.
Style: scary, suspense, dark, surreal, bleak ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, drugs, loneliness, prostitute, murder, cat, father son relationship, drug use, being followed, following someone, drug addict ...
Place: iran, middle east, california
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Song of the Sea (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, Denmark, Belgium, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of the last Seal Child’s journey home. After their mother’s disappearance, Ben and Saoirse are sent to live with Granny in the city. When they resolve to return to their home by the sea, their journey becomes a race against time as ...
Style: touching, colourful, emotional, fairy tale, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, young heroes, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, children, lighthouse, celtic, folklore, mythical creature, getting home, legends and myths ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: ireland, japan, europe, tokyo
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The Way He Looks (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leonardo is a blind teenager dealing with an overprotective mother while trying to live a more independent life. To the disappointment of his best friend, Giovana, he plans to go on an exchange program abroad. When Gabriel, a new student in town, ...
Style: touching, serious, sweet, romantic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: gay, lgbt, homosexuality, blindness, coming of age, gay teenager, gay love, school, friendship, gay couple, coming out, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
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Olive Kitteridge (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 239 min.
TV show
Story: The story focuses on a middle-school math teacher Olive and her relationship with Henry which spans 25 years over the four parts. It is based on Elizabeth Strout’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel.
Style: meditative, realistic, atmospheric, sincere, serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, small town life, parents and children, loneliness, family problems, family relations, maturity, elderly, couple relations, marriage, psychology, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, maine, usa, new england
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Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the massive city of Tokyo, Kumiko, a twenty-nine year old, lives in utter solitude. She works a dreadful, dead-end job under an awful boss, is intimidated by her well-off peers, and nagged incessantly by her overbearing mother who is exasperated ...
Style: depressing, surreal, melancholic, emotional, atmospheric ...
Plot: language barrier, treasure, treasure hunt, rabbit, mental illness, character study, female protagonist, survival, alone in the world, self discovery, obsession, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, minnesota, tokyo, north dakota, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 26K
Mr. Turner (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner lives his last 25 years with gusto and secretly becomes involved with a seaside landlady, while his faithful housekeeper bears an unrequited love for him.
Style: enigmatic, meditative, surreal, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: painter, art, painting, artist, eccentricity, character study, estrangement, ambition, love and romance, elderly, society, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1820s, 1840s, 1830s ...
Place: london, england, holland
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 7.8
 56K
The Lunchbox (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India, France, Germany, USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mistaken delivery in Mumbai's famously efficient lunchbox delivery system (Mumbai's Dabbawallahs) connects a young housewife to a stranger in the dusk of his life. They build a fantasy world together through notes in the lunchbox. ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: housewife, food, romance, cooking, unlikely relationship, life, love, relationships, happy ending, unlikely friendships, depression, honest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, mumbai india, asia
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