Son movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant son movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, melancholic, talky, humorous and semi serious films and TV shows about / with son, death, father son relationship, dialogue, mentor, storytelling, runaway, family relations, blood and culture clash plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as son: Butterfly in Grey (2002), Promised a Miracle (1988), Mail Order Bride (1964), Philomena (2013), The Fury of a Patient Man (2016), Too Much Sun (1990), Sweepers (1998), The Santa Clause 2 (2002), The Mummy Returns (2001), Fort Courageous (1965).
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Philomena
Biography, Drama
UK, USA, France
98 min.
 7.6
Incendies
Drama, Mystery, War
Canada, France
131 min.
 8.2
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Storm Boy
Drama, Family
Australia
The Legacy of a Whitetail Deer Hunter
Adventure, Comedy, Drama
USA
83 min.
 5.5

List of son movies

Butterfly in Grey
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Dao returns home and finds her fiance in bed with another woman. She shoots them dead on the spot. She is sentenced to 10 years in prison. She gets out eventually and stays with a friend who runs an escort service and learns that women are even ...
Plot: violence, prison, murder, funeral, women's prison, death, son, prison guard, female nudity, flashback, blood
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Promised a Miracle
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: True story of a couple charged with manslaughter when their rejection of modern medicine in favor of religion to treat their diabetic child resulted in his death.
Plot: insulin, diabetic, trial, preacher, son, prayer, jail, prison, court, faith, death, small town ...
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Mail Order Bride
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Elderly Will Lane arranges marriage of wild son of dead friend to tame him.
Plot: son, marriage, forced marriage, ranch
Place: montana
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 7.6
 86K
Philomena
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A woman searches for her adult son, who was taken away from her decades ago when she was forced to live in a convent.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, dramatic ...
Plot: adoption, journalism, irish, self discovery, religion, friendship, nun, depression, journalist, guilt, on the road, track down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 50s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: ireland, england, usa, washington d.c., oxford university
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The Fury of a Patient Man
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The tentative romance between a gentle Madrid labourer and a working single mother becomes a struggle for survival when the woman’s violent boyfriend returns from prison, in the gritty, suspenseful debut feature from Spanish actor Raúl Arévalo.
Plot: revenge, son, father, bar, robbery, knife, vengeance, infidelity, gym, beating, jail, hospital ...
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 4.1
 352
Too Much Sun
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A multimillionaire, whose son is gay and daughter a lesbian, leaves a will with one clause: His children will inherit his money only if at least one of them produces him a grandchild within a year of his death.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: gays and lesbians, farce, church, hidden identity, siblings relations, cons and scams, murder, family gatherings, lesbian, son, gay, will ...
Time: 80s
Place: beverly hills
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 3.8
 1K
Sweepers
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dolph Lundgren is Christian Erickson, a leading demolition expert trained to disarm mine fields in a humanitarian minesweeping operation in Angola. His son is killed and he discovers that mines are being planted during the war to kill people in the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar, government agency, master warrior, one man army, adventure, chase, secret agents, espionage, battle, son, terrorist, terrorism ...
Time: 90s
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The Santa Clause 2
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Better watch out! The big guy in red is coming to town once again. This time, Scott Calvin -- also known as Santa Claus -- finds out there's an obscure clause in his contract requiring him to take on a wife. He has to leave the North Pole to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, family, holiday, magic, toys, children, parents and children, happy ending, kids and family, disney, fall in love, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
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The Mummy Returns
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Rick and Evelyn O'Connell, along with their 8 year old son Alex, discover the key to the legendary Scorpion King's might, the fabled Bracelet of Anubis. Unfortunately, a newly resurrected Imhotep has designs on the bracelet as well, and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, entertaining, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: mummy, adventure, treasure hunt, immortality, good versus evil, treasure, chase, destiny, sword fight, archaeology, deadly creature, magic ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: egypt, africa, england, europe, middle east ...
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Fort Courageous
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: In this western, a cavalry sergeant is wrongly court-martialed. To reclaim his good name, he takes over a patrol that just lost its leader in an Indian attack. He leads the regiment to Fort Courageous, but is appalled to discover that the Indians ...
Plot: son, native american, apache indian, apache territory, arizona territory, renegade, apache, savage, teepee, squaw, bigotry, scout ...
Time: 1880s
Place: utah, arizona
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Damn the Defiant!
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Defiant's crew is part of a fleet-wide movement to present a petition of grievances to the Admiralty. Violence must be no part of it. The continual sadism of Defiant's first officer makes this difficult, and when the captain is disabled, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, adventure, adventurer, pirate, soldier, ocean or sea, daring rescue, leadership, war, rescue, royal navy, mutiny ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england, europe, battleship
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The Legacy of a Whitetail Deer Hunter
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A star of hunting videos strives to bond with his 12-year-old son on a wilderness trip but learns familial connections can't be forced.
Plot: adventure, hunter, cameraman, son, nature, shot in the leg, ex husband ex wife relationship, hunting, rifle, friendship, father son relationship, deer ...
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Steptoe and Son
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Albert Steptoe and his son Harold are junk dealers, complete with horse and cart to tour the neighbourhood. They also live amicably together at the junk yard. But Harold, who likes the bright lights in the West End of London, meets a stripper, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: parents and children, family life, family relations, working class, odd couple, nothing goes right, fall in love, love and romance, couples, disorder, son, father ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, spain
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Steptoe and Son Ride Again
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Albert Steptoe and his son Harold are junk dealers, complete with horse and cart to tour the neighbourhood. They also live amicably together at the junk yard. Always on the lookout for ways to improve his lot, Harold invests his father's life ...
Plot: debt, money, dog, family, scam, son, father, insurance fraud, false teeth, junkyard, working class, goldfish ...
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Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A recently widowed woman on the road with her precocious young son is determined to make a new life for herself as a singer.
Style: realistic, touching, road movie, serious, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, road trip, single parent, on the road, character study, starting over, loneliness, dreams, gangsters, relationships, romance, runaway ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, arizona, usa, new jersey, phoenix arizona
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 8.1
 158
Common As Muck
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Common As Muck is a gritty BBC comedy drama serial focusing on the lives of a crew of bin men and their management staff. It ran for two series.
Plot: stripper, affair, college, betrayal, boss, job interview, sex, hospital, friendship, working class, pension, son ...
Place: northern england
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Steptoe and Son
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Steptoe and Son is a British sitcom written by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson about a father and son played by Wilfred Brambell and Harry H. Corbett who deal in selling used items. They live on Oil Drum Lane, a fictional street in Shepherd's Bush, ...
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: sitcom, working class, reluctant partners, parents and children, urban, family business, family life, partners, society, family problems, family relations, odd couple ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe
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 6.8
 7K
The Champ
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The more you love, the harder you fight.The world looks at Billy Flynn and sees a has-been who seemingly never was, an ex-boxing champion slammed to the mat years ago by booze and gambling. But Billy's son TJ sees what the world doesn't. ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic, uplifting ...
Plot: underdog, redemption, sport, death, on the road, athlete's life, boxing, single parent, contests and competitions, mentor, love, follow your dream ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: florida, usa
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 5.6
 15K
The Juror
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: With his gangster boss on trial for murder, a mob thug known as "the Teacher" tells Annie Laird she must talk her fellow jurors into a not-guilty verdict, implying that he'll kill her son Oliver if she fails. She manages to do this, ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, surprise ending, serious ...
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, vengeance, mafia, obsession, gangsters, murder, betrayal, surveillance, chase, witnessing a crime, lawyer ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: guatemala
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 7.2
 90K
The Full Monty
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sheffield, England. Gaz, a jobless steelworker in need of quick cash persuades his mates to bare it all in a one-night-only strip show.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: working class, friendship, unemployment, british, male nudity, disco, buddies, suicide attempt, happy ending, small town, underdog, down on your luck ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, northern england, london, yorkshire
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 7.5
 36K
Son of Saul
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the horror of 1944 Auschwitz, a prisoner forced to burn the corpses of his own people finds moral survival trying to save from the flames the body of a boy he takes for his son.
Style: bleak, melancholic, dramatic, realistic, harsh ...
Plot: holocaust, nazi, death, jewish, prison escape, jews, nazis, camp, storytelling, visceral, rebellion, brutality ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: poland
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 3.6
 286
Red Chillies
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Story: Mohanlal plays the role of OMR, an affluent NRI who does oil business in Singapore. The movie begins on a new year before when the "Red Chilles", an all-girls music band with nine members, are involved in an accident. The girls flee from ...
Plot: son, revenge, car accident, police, massacre, scientist, corporate, communist, courtroom, radio station, music band
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 6.1
 327
Going Home
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After doing 13 years in prison for the murder of his wife, mechanic Harry Graham is out on parole and looking to rebuild his life in a small seaside community. He settles into a trailer park and finds both a job and a girlfriend. But things get ...
Plot: girlfriend, trailer park, murder, revenge, wife, witness, mechanic, son, father son relationship, uxoricide, parole, confrontation
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 8.2
 114K
Incendies
Genre: Drama, Mystery, War
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A mother's last wishes send twins Jeanne and Simon on a journey to Middle East in search of their tangled roots. Adapted from Wajdi Mouawad's acclaimed play, Incendies tells the powerful and moving tale of two young adults' voyage to ...
Style: emotional, realistic, disturbing, psychological, serious ...
Plot: civil war, torture, twins, assassination, rape, identity, massacre, storytelling, muslim, brutality, tragedy, secrets ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 20th century, 21st century, year 1970 ...
Place: middle east, lebanon, canada, montreal quebec
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The Black Windmill
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A British agent's son is kidnapped and held for a ransom of diamonds. The agent finds out that he can't even count on the people he thought were on his side to help him, so he decides to track down the kidnappers himself.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: amateur detective, government agency, hostages, secret agents, daring rescue, kidnapping, espionage, spy, agent, murder, ransom, rescue ...
Time: 70s
Place: scotland yard, europe, paris france, england
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 5.6
 577
Inside
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Alex has a disturbing hobby of following strangers...until one night he gets caught. Instead of calling the police, the couple--fascinated by Alex's resemblance to their dead son--asks him to stay, and Alex finds himself trapped in a horrifying ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: voyeurism, suburbs, unlikely criminals, crumbling marriage, dealing with death, missing child, crimes, parents, stalking, insanity, grief, guilt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Happy Endings
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: An ensemble cast telling 10 stories with intertwining characters. One story is about a father and son who are dating the same woman . Another features a woman who long ago gave her baby up for adoption but is now being blackmailed by a documentary ...
Style: clever, semi serious, witty, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adoption, dysfunctional family, suburbs, fall in love, lesbian, multiple storylines, gay, manipulation, gender, relationships, drinking, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1983
Place: california, phoenix arizona
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 5.9
 10K
Savage Grace
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This examination of a famous scandal from the 1970s explores the relationship between Barbara Baekeland and her only son, Antony. Barbara, a lonely social climber unhappily married to the wealthy but remote plastics heir Brooks Baekeland, dotes on ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, sincere, sexual ...
Plot: incest, murder, adultery, dysfunctional family, infidelity, gay, parents and children, insanity, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, family in crisis, pornography ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: london, england, spain, europe, usa ...
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 7.3
 19K
Metropolis
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Duke Red has overseen the construction of a massive Ziggurat to extend his power across the whole planet. Tima, a robot-girl built in the image of his deceased daughter, is at the core of these plans. However, after escaping the Duke's clutches ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, atmospheric, bleak, serious ...
Plot: robot, rebellion, steampunk, violence, corruption, urban, androids and robots, utopia, save the day, androids, alternate reality, giant robots ...
Time: future, 1930s
Place: japan, tokyo
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 7.2
 7K
Irina Palm
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, Germany, Luxembourg, UK, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Maggie, a quiet retiring grandmother, finds herself helpless as her grandson’s health deteriorates. When one last chance appears, but money is desperately short, Maggie acts to raise the cash in a fashion that surprises everyone but her...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: prostitute, sexual relations, working class, society, starting over, hospital, ambulance, boss and employee, couple relations, love and romance, couples, power relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
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