Unsociability movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant unsociability movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, melancholic, touching, thought provoking and reflective films and TV shows about / with unsociability, storytelling, dialogue, loneliness, life & death, death, love and romance, life philosophy, bittersweet and friendship plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, Germany, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as unsociability: Requiem for a Dream (2000), Nina (2004), Berlin Is in Germany (2001), Sleepless in Seattle (1993), Edward Scissorhands (1990), Dances with Wolves (1990), Emma's Bliss (2006), Lights in the Dusk (2006), Ghosts (2005), Finding Forrester (2000).

List of unsociability movies

Requiem for a Dream (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The hopes and dreams of four ambitious people are shattered when their drug addictions begin spiraling out of control. A look into addiction and how it overcomes the mind and body.
Style: psychological, disturbing, depressing, emotional, bleak ...
Audience: kids
Plot: addiction, heroin, drugs, drug addiction, insanity, junkie, hallucination, drug abuse, mental illness, loneliness, degradation, drug addict ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, brooklyn new york city
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 6.6
 971
Nina (2004)
Genre: Drama, Animation, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Psychological thriller larded with manga-like animations about the young, poor comic strip illustrator Nina, living with her mean landlady. She sinks further and further into a violent fantasy world.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, serious
Plot: loneliness, tenant, unsociability, isolation, insanity, landlord, hallucination, female protagonist, brazilian, girl, female nudity, striptease ...
Place: sao paulo brazil, brazil
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Berlin Is in Germany (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When Martin, a former GDR citizen, is released from jail, he lately becomes confronted with the consequences of the German re-unification.
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, humorous, serious
Plot: fish out of water, friendship, prisoner, estrangement, social differences, society, unsociability, berlin wall, jail, taxi driver, german reunification, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 90s
Place: berlin germany, german democratic republic, europe, germany, east germany
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Sleepless in Seattle (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young boy who tries to set his dad up on a date after the death of his mother. He calls into a radio station to talk about his dad’s loneliness which soon leads the dad into meeting a Journalist Annie who flies to Seattle to write a story about ...
Style: romantic, feel good, touching, sentimental, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, family outing, girls' night, kids
Plot: loneliness, radio, love, starting over, life, happy ending, single parent, destiny, looking for love, love and romance, father son relationship, love story ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: seattle, manhattan new york city, new york, chicago illinois, washington state ...
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Edward Scissorhands (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A small suburban town receives a visit from a castaway unfinished science experiment named Edward.
Style: gothic, surreal, fairy tale, atmospheric, dark fantasy ...
Audience: teens, kids, date night, family outing
Plot: loneliness, goth, surrealism, love, romance, freak, social misfits, christmas, love and romance, inventor, castle, snow ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 50s
Place: usa, florida
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Dances with Wolves (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Wounded Civil War soldier, John Dunbar tries to commit suicide – and becomes a hero instead. As a reward, he's assigned to his dream post, a remote junction on the Western frontier, and soon makes unlikely friends with the local Sioux tribe.
Style: touching, scenic, epic, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: american civil war, native american, self discovery, culture clash, friendship, tribe, courage, native americans, native american white relationships, pride and honor, survival, civil war ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1840s, 1860s, 70s
Place: kansas, south dakota, tennessee, usa, nebraska
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 7.2
 2K
Emma's Bliss (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Upon being informed that he is fatally ill with cancer, Max, who works at a used car store, steals money which his boss has gained through illegal means. When fleeing from the scene of the crime Max crashes his car. He is pulled unconscious from the ...
Style: touching, humorous, captivating, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: sex, farm, love and romance, opposites attract, captive, love of one's life, dealing with death, unfulfillment, stolen money, tragic love, cancer, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico
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Lights in the Dusk (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Finland, Germany, France, Italy, Sweden
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Koistenin is a sad sack, a man without affect or friends. He's a night-watchman in Helsinki with ideas of starting his own business, but nothing to go with those intentions. He sometimes talks a bit with a woman who runs a snack trailer near ...
Style: bleak, melancholic, enigmatic, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: heist, loneliness, existentialism, betrayal, down on your luck, femme fatale, night watchman, crimes, cons and scams, misfit, regret, gem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, finland, europe, scotland
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 6.8
 2K
Ghosts (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nina, an end-of-teenage orphan with mental problems, starts a new job as a garden cleaner when she meets Toni. They fell in love with each other, but soon Toni starts betraying Nina. In the meantime, Francoise is picked up at a psychic department of ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: lgbt, lesbian, coming of age, lgbtq, ghost, lesbian teen, gay, hopes, identity, diary, friendship, desperation ...
Place: berlin germany
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Finding Forrester (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Gus van Sant tells the story of a young African American man named Jamal who confronts his talents while living on the streets of the Bronx. He accidentally runs into an old writer named Forrester who discovers his passion for writing. With help ...
Style: touching, uplifting, sentimental, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: dedicated educator, prejudice, mentor, literature, friendship, teacher, basketball, coming of age, writers, writer's life, prodigy, sport ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, boston, brooklyn new york city, scotland, usa ...
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Dead Man Walking (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A justice drama based on a true story about a man on death row who in his last days forms a strong relationship with a nun who teaches him forgiveness and gives him spirituality as she accompanies him to his execution.
Style: thought provoking, touching, emotional, psychological, sad ...
Plot: prison, death row, rape, death sentence, court, redemption, nun, lethal injection, justice, lawyer, warden, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: louisiana, new orleans, southern usa
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Leaving Las Vegas (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Ben Sanderson, an alcoholic Hollywood screenwriter who lost everything because of his drinking, arrives in Las Vegas to drink himself to death. There, he meets and forms an uneasy friendship and non-interference pact with prostitute Sera.
Style: depressing, disturbing, sexual, emotional, sad ...
Plot: addiction, loneliness, alcohol abuse, prostitution, prostitute, casino, sex, alcoholic, love, tragedy, self destructing, romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, los angeles, nevada, usa
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 8.1
 678K
Fargo (1996)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jerry, a small-town Minnesota car salesman is bursting at the seams with debt... but he's got a plan. He's going to hire two thugs to kidnap his wife in a scheme to collect a hefty ransom from his wealthy father-in-law. It's going to ...
Style: neo noir, atmospheric, suspense, suspenseful, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, snow, kidnapping, dark humor, ransom, police, greed, crime gone awry, gangsters, police investigation, crimes, murder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: north dakota, minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota
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The State I Am In (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: With 1970s Germany in the background, this film depicts the story of a family from the “R.A.F. Terrorist” group and their search for a normal life and their inner self.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, sincere, political ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: coming of age, grownups, family problems, family relations, youth, love and romance, teenage love, parent child relationship, puberty, fall in love, eccentric family, family in crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany, portugal, europe, brazil
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 6.9
 6K
September 11 (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, Egypt, Japan, Mexico, USA, Iran
Duration: 134 min.
Story: 11 directors show their view on the terrorist attacks on the world trade center in New York.
Style: disturbing, stylized, intellectual, factual, talky ...
Plot: terrorism, war on terror, politics, justice, 9/11, skyscraper, state affairs, injustice, life is a bitch, innocence lost, love affair, jewish ...
Time: september 11 2001, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, middle east, iran, palestine ...
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Distant Lights (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lichter is an episodic tale from Hans-Christian Schmid about the life on the boarder between Germany and Poland. The film sheds light on the everyday stories of escape and desperateness.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, sincere, atmospheric ...
Plot: border, immigrants, politics, couples, human spirit, political unrest, state affairs, hopes, life is a bitch, injustice, rebelliousness, against the odds ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland, europe, germany, ukraine
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 8.0
 119K
8½ (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 138 min.
Story: With 8 ½ Frederico Fellini leaves a self-portrait where dreams and reality are a mix. With help from a most excellent cast and unique scenery this self reflecting film is one of his master works.
Style: art house, psychological, surreal, philosophical, reflective ...
Plot: filmmaking, midlife crisis, surrealism, childhood, mistress, loneliness, stream of consciousness, memory, adultery, actress, dreams, traffic jam ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: rome italy, vatican, europe, italy, france ...
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 8.0
 314K
Magnolia (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
Story: An epic mosaic of many interrelated characters in search of happiness, forgiveness, and meaning in the San Fernando Valley.
Style: meditative, sincere, realistic, surreal, bleak ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: human nature, introspection, depression, child prodigy, multiple storylines, social problems, redemption, dysfunctional family, coincidence, frog, cancer, drug addiction ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 50s, 60s, 1910s
Place: los angeles
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The Elementary Particles (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Based on Michel Houellebecq's controversial novel, Atomised (aka The Elementary Particles) focuses on Michael and Bruno, two very different half-brothers and their disturbed sexuality. After a chaotic childhood with a hippie mother only caring ...
Style: psychological, sentimental, serious, clever, erotic ...
Plot: sexuality, nudist camp, hippie, teacher, loss of loved one, sex addict, scientist, introspection, mentally unstable, human nature, love affair, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: berlin germany, germany, europe
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 7.1
 90K
Monster's Ball (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Set in the southern USA, a racist white man, Hank, falls in love with a black woman named Leticia. Ironically, Hank is a prison guard working on Death Row who executed Leticia's husband. Hank and Leticia's inter-racial affair leads to ...
Style: sexy, depressing, emotional, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: racism, prison, interracial relations, electric chair, white male black female relationship, father son relationship, dysfunctional family, nudity (full frontal - brief), interracial sex, redemption, death row, interracial romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, usa, louisiana, southern usa
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 7.4
 217K
Garden State (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Andrew returns to his hometown for the funeral of his mother, a journey that reconnects him with past friends. The trip coincides with his decision to stop taking his powerful antidepressants. A chance meeting with Sam - a girl also suffering from ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, funny, intense ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: depression, romance, coming of age, funeral, friendship, psychiatrist, self discovery, drugs, complex characters, family relations, relationships, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, los angeles, usa
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 7.4
 13K
Snow Cake (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A drama focused on the friendship between a high-functioning autistic woman and a man who is traumatized after a fatal car accident.
Style: touching, psychological, melancholic, sincere, inspirational ...
Plot: autism, mentally challenged, snow, funeral, disability, mental illness, small town, loneliness, car accident, ex convict, friendship, character study ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, ontario canada
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The Fisher King (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Two troubled men face their terrible destinies and events of their past as they join together on a mission to find the Holy Grail and thus to save themselves.
Style: touching, thought provoking, psychological, inspirational, compassionate ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: self discovery, friendship, mental illness, insanity, guilt, transformation, redemption, holy grail, tragic event, haunted by the past, heroes, hopes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city
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Lost in Translation (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two lost souls visiting Tokyo -- the young, neglected wife of a photographer and a washed-up movie star shooting a TV commercial -- find an odd solace and pensive freedom to be real in each other's company, away from their lives in America.
Style: melancholic, atmospheric, cerebral, touching, captivating ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: loneliness, midlife crisis, age difference, friendship, older man younger woman relationship, fish out of water, unlikely couple, actor, adultery, love story, relationships, couple relations ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, yale university, kyoto japan
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The Bridges of Madison County (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Photographer Robert Kincaid wanders into the life of housewife Francesca Johnson for four days in the 1960s.
Style: romantic, sad, feel good, heartbreaking, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: photographer, love affair, adultery, impossible love, housewife, love story, romance, love, relationships, middle aged, infidelity, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, year 1965, post world war two, 80s, year 1987 ...
Place: iowa, usa, midwest
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Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, UK, Sweden, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The strange comedy film of two close brothers; one, Wilbur, who wants to kill himself, and the other, Harbour, who tries to prevent this. When their father dies leaving them his bookstore they meet a woman who makes their lives a bit better yet with ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, sexy, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: suicide, suicide attempt, depression, redemption, love triangle, death, mental illness, fall in love, family relations, hopes, romance, human nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: scotland, glasgow scotland, ireland, europe, california
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 7.2
 104K
Broken Flowers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As the devoutly single Don Johnston is dumped by his latest girlfriend, he receives an anonymous pink letter informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him.
Style: road movie, melancholic, emotional, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: loneliness, midlife crisis, single parent, travel, nudity (full frontal - brief), flowers, illegitimate son, quest, haunted by the past, anonymous letter, letter, on the road ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, tokyo, sweden, france
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Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Emmi Kurowski, a cleaning lady, is lonely in her old age. Her husband died years ago, and her grown children offer little companionship. One night she goes to a bar frequented by Arab immigrants and strikes up a friendship with middle-aged mechanic ...
Style: art house, political, atmospheric, emotional, stylized ...
Plot: racism, loneliness, older woman younger man relationship, female nudity, culture clash, romance, foreigner, working class, relationships, misfit, friendship, alienation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: germany, morocco, munich germany, west germany, europe ...
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The Assassination of Richard Nixon (2004)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: It’s 1974 and Sam Bicke has lost everything. His wife leaves him with his three kids, his boss fires him, his brother turns away from him, and the bank won’t give him any money to start anew. He tries to find someone to blame for his misfortunes ...
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: depression, obsession, hypocrisy, assassination, suicide, crime gone awry, robbery, tragedy, revenge, attempted murder, head of state, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, baltimore, vietnam
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 7.4
 58K
2046 (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, China, France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Women enter and exit a science fiction author's life, over the course of a few years, after the author loses the woman he considers his one true love.
Style: touching, emotional, surreal, sexy, art house ...
Plot: writer's life, romance, love, haunted by the past, old friend, coincidence, memory, destiny, melancholy, introspection, road not taken, writers ...
Time: future, 60s, 2040s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: hong kong, china, singapore, asia
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