Failed expectations movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant failed expectations movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, feel good, light, suspense, entertaining and funny films and TV shows about / with failed expectations, telephone call, photograph, crying, friend, male objectification, awkward situation, apology, taking a photograph and listening to music plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, Spain, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as failed expectations: Under the Riccione Sun (2020), Cherokee Creek (2018), My sister's wedding (2018), Love, Guaranteed (2020), Dismissal (2017), Panic Attack (2017), Kat and the Band (2019), Kidnapping Stella (2019), iGirlfriend (2016), The Magic Quill (2018).

List of failed expectations movies

Under the Riccione Sun (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: While vacationing on the crowded beaches of Riccione, a group of teenagers becomes fast friends as they grapple with relationship issues and romance.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, entertaining, buddy comedy ...
Plot: virgin, summer vacation, blind character, blindness, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, best friend, lifeguard, summer, old man, failed expectations, male objectification ...
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 3.9
 614
Cherokee Creek (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A bachelor party in the woods gets crashed by the ultimate party animal.
Style: humorous, suspense, psychotronic, twists and turns, scary ...
Plot: multiple deaths, forest, failed expectations, friendship, jealousy, co worker co worker relationship, survival, loss of friend, characters killed one by one, friend, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship between men ...
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My sister's wedding (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Marie is a typical urban single. Although she works as a successful television presenter, she has the gift of attracting only idiots in relationships. On the contrary, her sister Karolína has already found the right one and is planning a wedding. ...
Style: neurotic, romantic, light, feel good, funny ...
Plot: wedding day, failed expectations, employer employee relationship, drunkenness, celebration, village, mother daughter relationship, adultery, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, czech republic, prague
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Love, Guaranteed (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A lawyer takes on a new client that wants to sue a dating website because it guarantees love.
Style: light, romantic, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: court, online dating, fear of commitment, plan gone wrong, failed expectations, lawyer, love and romance, love story, male female relationship, prejudice, love affair, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary
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 5.0
 972
Dismissal (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A successful Spanish executive from a telecommunications company working in Argentina is about to face the most important week of his life, but all his plans will be sabotaged by an eccentric character who will make his week a living hell…
Style: humorous, feel good, unusual plot structure, light, contemplative
Plot: rivalry, co worker co worker relationship, adultery, employer employee relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, malice, manipulation, greedy man, father son relationship, failed expectations, xenophobia, coworker relationship ...
Place: buenos aires argentina
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 6.0
 1K
Panic Attack (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tragedy meets comedy in seven stories about how our entire world can collapse at any given moment.
Style: neurotic, non-linear, tragicomedy, light, humorous ...
Plot: group of friends, husband wife relationship, passive aggressive man, comedy of manners, friend, wedding day, multiple storylines, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, passive aggressive woman, party, dark humor, wedding party ...
Place: central europe, poland, warsaw poland
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Kat and the Band (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Seventeen year old, music obsessed school girl Kat Malone tricks her way into managing struggling band Dollar Days, pretending to be a band manager in her twenties.
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: bully, high school student, teenage girl, female bully, family relations, classmate classmate relationship, strong female lead, musician, failed expectations, female protagonist, teenager, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: london
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Kidnapping Stella (2019)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Snatched off the street and held for ransom, a bound and gagged woman uses her limited powers to derail her two masked abductors' carefully laid plans.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, dark ...
Plot: kidnapping, kidnapped woman, ransom, van, abduction, kidnapped, wealthy family, love, crimes, couple relations, criminal, father daughter relationship ...
Place: central europe, berlin germany
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 2.8
 288
iGirlfriend (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A teen comedy about a nerdy teenager who creates an iPhone app to be his girlfriend. When she miraculously comes to life, things go hilariously wrong, and she tries to kill him.
Style: psychotronic, humorous, twists and turns, light, teen comedy
Plot: high school student, student, rivalry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage protagonist, friendship, school, humiliation, classmate classmate relationship, villainess, lie, teenage girl ...
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The Magic Quill (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A fairy tale, featuring the landlady Margaret, the devil Boniface, the bribable councilors Fake and Chatterbox and the lazy tailor Greasy. In Hell, the devils have a quill that writes human sins into the Book of Sins and the devils go and pull the ...
Style: psychotronic, humorous, light, feel good, psychological ...
Plot: socially awkward, unrequited love, father son relationship, mistaken identity, cultural difference, co worker co worker relationship, secret, husband wife relationship, thief, rivalry, romantic rivalry, drunkenness ...
Place: central europe
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Historias lamentables (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 126 min.
Story: This satirical anthology tells the surreal stories of a gift for Don Horacio, a trip to the beach for Bermejo, a life-changing relationship between Tina and the young immigrant Ayoub, and a new client for a company that specializes in excuses.
Style: surreal, humorous, ironic, anthology
Plot: bully, loneliness, plan gone wrong, misfit, husband wife relationship, teamwork, father son relationship, group of friends, mother daughter relationship, criminal, panic, birthday ...
Place: madrid
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In Good Times and In Bad (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the story of Leyla, a wedding planner, who has to plan the wedding of the man who left her at the altar.
Style: emotional, funny, romantic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: marriage, wedding, male female relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, family relations, romance, love, bride and groom, ex couple relations, fiance fiancee relationship, awkward situation, love story ...
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Heard It Through the Grapevine (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Han In Sang and Seo Bom are young and in love, despite major differences in wealth and status. But all of that hangs in the balance when Han In Sang accidentally knocks up Seo Bom, setting off a comedic domino effect that reverberates throughout the ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: life is a bitch, wealthy family, relationship problems, parents and children, family problems, family relations, failed expectations, father son relationship, moral dilemma, relationships, male female relationship, rich and poor ...
Place: korea
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The Birthday Wish (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A woman expecting to get engaged on her all-important 30th birthday gets a different surprise after she makes her birthday wish: a glimpse into her future – which doesn’t resemble anything she’s ever imagined for herself.
Style: sweet, visually appealing, humorous, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: desire, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and romance, fall in love, flash forward, stereotypes, opposites attract, happy ending, transformation, love triangle, couple relations, relationship vs career ...
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Forever First Love (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, Philippines
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Set against the beauty of a baroque Filipino town, SAGE OF TIME is a modern romance where the past meets the future. Paul is an international photographer who travels the world to capture the perfect photographic moment. Amid the colour and chaos of ...
Style: sexy, romantic, entertaining, feel good
Audience: girls' night
Plot: passion, fatal attraction, first love, haunted by the past, unfulfillment, love interest, second chance, unfulfilled love, obsession, stormy night, psychological manipulation, frustration ...
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The Scopone Game (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An aging American millionairess journeys to Rome each year with her chauffeur George to play the card game scopone with destitute Peppino and his wife Antonia.
Style: tragicomedy
Plot: failed expectations, gambling, class differences, mortician, money, suicide attempt, boy, chauffeur, neighbor, psychological manipulation, father daughter relationship, manipulative behavior ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, rome italy
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 6.6
 30K
Marrowbone (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young man and his four younger siblings, who have kept secret the death of their beloved mother in order to remain together, are plagued by a sinister presence in the sprawling manor in which they live.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspense, tense, scary ...
Plot: brother sister relationship, murder, mental illness, ghost, abandoned house, attic, secret, love, murder of family, schizophrenic, death of mother, violence ...
Time: 60s, year 1969
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 7.1
 265K
Don't Breathe (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teens break into a blind man's home thinking they'll get away with the perfect crime. They're wrong.
Style: suspense, brutal, twist ending, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: thief, home invasion, violence, held captive, trapped, heist gone wrong, cat and mouse, murder, escape, characters murdered one by one, psychopath, trapped in a building ...
Place: california, michigan, detroit
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Microbe and Gasoline (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two young friends embark on a road trip across France in a vehicle they built themselves.
Style: road movie, captivating, semi serious, humorous
Plot: road trip, friendship, socially awkward, on the road, teenage boy, dysfunctional family, summer vacation, pedophile, social awkwardness, friendship between boys, erection, letter ...
Time: year 2014, 2010s
Place: france, paris france
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Cutting Class (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: High school student Paula Carson's affections are being sought after by two of her classmates: Dwight, the "bad boy", and Brian, a disturbed young man who has just been released from a mental hospital where he was committed following ...
Style: slasher, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: opposites attract, serial killer, woman in danger, high school, murder, high school life, psychopath, drunken teenager, cheerleading, crimes, youth, who done it ...
Time: 80s
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Trick or Treat (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Eddie is your average 80's metal head teen. Now he's obsessed with his heavy-metal superstar idol, Sammi Curr who is killed in a hotel fire. Eddie becomes the recipient of the only copy of Curr's unreleased album, which when played ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heavy metal, heavy metal culture, high school, supernatural, school, halloween, ghost, radio dj, rock star, obsession, zombie, social misfits ...
Time: 80s
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Drillbit Taylor (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three kids hire a low-budget bodyguard to protect them from the playground bully, not realising he is just a homeless beggar and petty thief looking for some easy cash.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, melancholic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: high school, nerd, high school life, bodyguard, self defense, teacher, friendship, protector, boss, young heroes, youth, loser ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
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 5.9
 49K
Vegas Vacation (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Griswold family hits the road again for a typically ill-fated vacation, this time to the glitzy mecca of slots and showgirls—Las Vegas.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, family relations, farce, obsession, casino, nothing goes right, teenage life, parents and children, dysfunctional family, desert, on the road, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada, chicago illinois
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40 Days and 40 Nights (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Matt Sullivan's last big relationship ended in disaster and ever since his heart's been aching and his commitment's been lacking. Then came Lent, that time of year when everybody gives something up. That's when Matt decides to go ...
Style: sex comedy, humorous, sexy, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: sexual relations, breakup, celibacy, love and romance, strong sexual content, bet, romance, workplace, lifestyle, dishonesty, couple relations, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
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 6.1
 146K
Starsky & Hutch (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Join uptight David Starsky and laid-back Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson as they're paired for the first time as undercover cops. The new partners must overcome their differences to solve an important case with help from street informant Huggy ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, cocaine, undercover, police investigation, police detective, drug lord, buddy cop, police officer, crimes, silly humor, misfit partners, master criminal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san francisco, chicago illinois
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 5.4
 51K
I Spy (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When the Switchblade, the most sophisticated prototype stealth fighter created yet, is stolen from the U.S. government, one of the United States' top spies, Alex Scott, is called to action. What he doesn't expect is to get teamed up with a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: espionage, special agents, secret agents, kidnapping, undercover, daring rescue, race against time, heroic mission, adventure, escapades, buddies, secret service ...
Time: contemporary
Place: budapest, monte carlo, las vegas, washington d.c., central europe
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Men in Black: International (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Continuing adventures of the crime fighting duo Jenko and Schmidt.
Style: psychotronic, buddy comedy, buddy movie, surprise ending, urban fantasy
Plot: secret organization, alien race, extraterrestrial, false accusation, bodyguard, alien life-form, artifact, female spy, spacecraft, secret agents, teamwork, agent ...
Time: 2010s, year 1996, 90s, 80s, year 1986 ...
Place: brooklyn new york city, paris france, sahara, new york, naples italy ...
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We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After her son Kevin commits a horrific act, troubled mother Eva reflects on her complicated relationship with her disturbed son as he grew from a toddler into a teenager.
Style: disturbing, psychological, bleak, gloomy, tense ...
Plot: psychopath, evil child, mother son relationship, antisocial behavior, school shooting, sociopath, depression, family problems, parents and children, family relations, massacre, estrangement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, connecticut, new york
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The Corpse of Anna Fritz (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Anna Fritz is a beautiful and famous actress. Suddenly her body is found in a hotel and the news of her death goes around the planet. The young, shy caretaker Pau works at the hospital where they carried the body of Anna Fritz. He and his friends ...
Style: harsh, suspense, macabre, enigmatic, tense ...
Plot: necrophilia, morgue, female nudity, corpse, sex crime, murder, death, presumed dead, dead woman, fear, hospital, actress ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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 7.0
 9K
Heavy Trip (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Finland, Norway, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Turo is stuck in a small village and the best thing in his life is being the lead vocalist for the amateur metal band Impaled Rektum. He and his bandmates have practiced for 12 years without playing a single gig. The guys get a surprise visitor from ...
Style: road movie, parody, humorous, light, captivating ...
Plot: heavy metal, rock, viking, heavy metal culture, grave robbing, border, rock band, rock music, finnish, friendship, road trip, small town ...
Time: 2010s
Place: finland, norway, scandinavia, eastern europe
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