Friendship movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant friendship movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, semi serious, clever, touching, feel good and realistic films and TV shows about / with friendship, friends, mentor, storytelling, unlikely friendships, destiny, transformation, catastrophe, dialogue and life philosophy plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as friendship: Friends (1994), The Intouchables (2011), How to Train Your Dragon (2010), Rory O'Shea Was Here (2004), The Bucket List (2007), Casper (1995), Forrest Gump (1994), The King's Speech (2010), Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), Pitch Perfect 2 (2015).
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Forrest Gump
Drama, Romance
USA
142 min.
 8.8
Sherlock
Crime, Drama, Mystery
UK, USA
88 min.
 9.2
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Drama, Romance
Dominican Republic
Bird
Action, Crime, Thriller
USA
95 min.

List of friendship movies

 8.9
 613K
Friends
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The misadventures of a group of friends as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in Manhattan.
Style: talky, humorous, witty, feel good, funny ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: sitcom, friendship, best friends, couple relations, group of friends, twentysomething life, adolescence vs adulthood, family relations, everyday life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, buddies, city life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
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The Intouchables
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A true story of two men who should never have met – a quadriplegic aristocrat who was injured in a paragliding accident and a young man from the projects.
Style: realistic, uplifting, touching, emotional, inspirational ...
Plot: friendship, life philosophy, interracial friendship, disability, unlikely friendships, disabled person, male friendship, human relationship, sacrifice, tragedy, paralysis, french ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, paris france
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How to Train Your Dragon
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As the son of a Viking leader on the cusp of manhood, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: he must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle. But after downing a feared dragon, he realizes that he no longer wants to destroy it, ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, dragon, animal training, adventure, human animal relationship, good versus evil, happy ending, family, unlikely friendships, talking animals, foe turned friend, training ...
Place: scandinavia
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Rory O'Shea Was Here
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Ireland, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Michael is a 24-year-old who has cerebral palsy and long-term resident of the Carrigmore Residential Home for the Disabled, run by the formidable Eileen. His life is transformed when the maverick Rory O'Shea moves in.
Style: heartbreaking, emotional, realistic, dramatic, bleak ...
Plot: disability, friendship, life, loneliness, unlikely friendships, life philosophy, love triangle, life & death, character study, justice, cerebral palsy, unrequited love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, ireland
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 7.4
 207K
The Bucket List
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Corporate billionaire Edward Cole and working class mechanic Carter Chambers are worlds apart. At a crossroads in their lives, they share a hospital room and discover they have two things in common: a desire to spend the time they have left doing ...
Style: sentimental, touching, inspirational, compassionate, feel good ...
Plot: terminal illness, friendship, adventure, follow your dream, elderly, philosophy, life & death, unlikely friendships, journey, hospital, destiny, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, himalaya, taj mahal, africa, hong kong ...
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 6.1
 102K
Casper
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Furious that her late father only willed her his gloomy-looking mansion rather than his millions, Carrigan Crittenden is ready to burn the place to the ground when she discovers a map to a treasure hidden in the house. But when she enters the ...
Style: feel good, sweet, sentimental, light, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, haunted house, ghost, family, afterlife, mischievous children, life & death, unlikely friendships, single father, family bonds, friends who live together, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new england, usa, maine
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 8.8
 1.5M
Forrest Gump
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic events - in each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do. Yet, despite all the things he has attained, his one true love eludes ...
Style: sentimental, inspirational, uplifting, touching, dramatic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, life philosophy, kindness, destiny, rise to the top, true love, wisdom of life, human relationship, mentally challenged, honest, courage, storytelling ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s, 1950s
Place: usa, washington d.c., vietnam, china
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Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 150 min.
Story: This is a life story of three girlfriends from youth to autumn ages. Their dreams and wishes, love, disillusions...
Style: sentimental, emotional, realistic, uplifting, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, women, life, life philosophy, female friendship, happiness, happy ending, women in society, working class, illegitimate child, love story, midlife crisis ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 50s, year 1958, 1950s ...
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia
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The King's Speech
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The King's Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George ('Bertie') reluctantly assumes the throne. Plagued by a dreaded stutter and considered unfit ...
Style: realistic, talky, inspirational, uplifting, sincere ...
Plot: historical character, disability, friendship, stuttering, british royal family, happy ending, against the odds, doctors and patients, strong female character, doctor patient relationship, destiny, family ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two, 20th century, 30s, 40s ...
Place: england, britain, europe, london, scotland ...
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: friendship, raccoon, save the world, team, supernatural, outer space, danger, villain, love and romance, shooting, journey, adventure ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, missouri
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 6.4
 124K
Pitch Perfect 2
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Bellas are back, and they are better than ever. After being humiliated in front of none other than the President of the United States of America, the Bellas are taken out of the Aca-Circuit. In order to clear their name, and regain their status, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: music, friendship, singing competition, best friends, music band, college, dialogue, romance, twists & turns, artists and showbiz, stereotypes, hip hop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, georgia
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 7.1
 310K
Cars
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Lightning McQueen, a hotshot rookie race car driven to succeed, discovers that life is about the journey, not the finish line, when he finds himself unexpectedly detoured in the sleepy Route 66 town of Radiator Springs. On route across the country ...
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, light, road movie ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, small town, car, car race, mentor, small town life, unlikely friendships, adventure, ambition, happy ending, social relations, starting over ...
Time: 20th century, 1950s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, arizona
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Monsters University
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A look at the relationship between Mike and Sulley during their days at Monsters University — when they weren't necessarily the best of friends.
Style: humorous, funny, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, monster, college, odd couple, competition, bully, disney, unlikely friendships, creativity, student life, adventure, teamwork ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s, 1990s
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 6.1
 43K
Wild Child
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Rebellious 16 year old Poppy from Mailibu is sent to an English boarding school. Realising her Father isn't coming back to rescue her she tries to get expelled.
Style: semi serious, light, sweet, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teenager, boarding school, friendship, girls' boarding school, friendship between girls, rebellious daughter, culture clash, rich kid, child as adult, mentor, teenage life, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, california
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 5.3
 34K
Aquamarine
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two teenage girls discover that mermaids really do exist after a violent storm washes one ashore. The mermaid, a sassy creature named Aquamarine, is determined to prove to her father that real love exists, and enlists the girls' help in winning ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, touching, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, mermaid, adolescence, unlikely friendships, romance, love, teenage life, magic, fall in love, rescue, fish out of water, small town ...
Place: australia, florida, usa
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 8.0
 548K
Ratatouille
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great French chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate places Remy in the sewers of Paris, he finds himself ideally situated ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, inspirational, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, cooking, chef, odd couple, rat, follow your dream, mentor, rise to the top, workplace, chase, fish out of water, creativity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 8.3
 802K
Up
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and experiencing life to its fullest. But at age 78, life seems to have passed him by, until a twist of fate (and a persistent 8-year old Wilderness Explorer named Russell) gives ...
Style: feel good, touching, sweet, sentimental, inspirational ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, family, loneliness, aging, unlikely friendships, follow your dream, imagination, waterfall, dreams, dog, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south america, latin america, venezuela, mount everest
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 7.3
 198K
Finding Dory
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dory is reunited with her friends Nemo and Marlin in the search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak Whale?
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, fish, friendship, underwater, ocean, beautiful scenery, octopus, family, reunion, self doubt, teamwork, memory loss ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
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 5.9
 60K
Free Willy
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When maladjusted orphan Jesse vandalizes a theme park, he is placed with foster parents and must work at the park to make amends. There he meets Willy, a young Orca whale who has been separated from his family. Sensing kinship, they form a bond and, ...
Style: sentimental, touching, uplifting, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, killer whale, human animal relationship, family, adventure, animals, unlikely friendships, rescue, animal life, happy ending, freedom, social worker ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
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 7.4
 230K
The Jungle Book
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man-cub named Mowgli fostered by wolves. After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan, Mowgli is forced to flee the jungle, by which he embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of the panther, Bagheera and the free-spirited bear, Baloo.
Style: intense, serious, entertaining, scenic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: jungle, adventure, friendship, orphan, animals, family, unlikely friendships, feral child, courage, talking animals, good versus evil, survival ...
Place: india
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Beverly Hills, 90210
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Beverly Hills, 90210 followed the lives of a group of teenagers living in the upscale, star-studded community of Beverly Hills, California and attending the fictitious West Beverly Hills High School and, subsequently, the fictitious California ...
Style: serious, romantic, sentimental, realistic
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: friendship, high school, teenage love, teenage life, siblings relations, college life, youth, social relations, love and romance, first sex, up and down relationship, lifestyle ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: beverly hills, usa, campus, los angeles, california
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Welcome to the Sticks
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Although living a comfortable life in Salon-de-Provence, a charming town in the South of France, Julie has been feeling depressed for a while. To please her, Philippe Abrams, a post office administrator, her husband, tries to obtain a transfer to a ...
Style: humorous, witty, funny, light, satirical ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: culture clash, french, friendship, stereotypes, social relations, social satire, fish out of water, adaptation, foe turned friend, village life, workplace situations, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, southern france, argentina, europe, flanders
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Scent of a Woman
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Charlie Simms is a student at a private preparatory school who comes from a poor family. To earn the money for his flight home to Gresham, Oregon for Christmas, Charlie takes a job over Thanksgiving looking after retired U.S. Army officer Lieutenant ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, dramatic, touching, inspirational ...
Plot: friendship, blindness, teaching the ways of the world, mentor, complex characters, morality, human nature, human spirit, destiny, loneliness, unlikely friendships, blind character ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, new england
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Love Me If You Dare
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: As adults, best friends Julien and Sophie continue the odd game they started as children -- a fearless competition to outdo one another with daring and outrageous stunts. While they often act out to relieve one another's pain, their game might ...
Style: emotional, disturbing, dark humor, sexy, intense ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: prank, friendship, romance, best friends, best friends in love, competition, destiny, love hate, obsession, love, love story, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, belgium
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Pretty Little Liars
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Based on the Pretty Little Liars series of young adult novels by Sara Shepard, the series follows the lives of four girls — Spencer, Hanna, Aria, and Emily — whose clique falls apart after the disappearance of their queen bee, Alison. One year ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing, teen drama
Plot: high school, best friends, friendship, haunted by the past, secret, threat, mystery, youth, bullying, blackmail, gossip and rumors, disappearance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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 6.6
 83K
Home
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Earth is taken over by the overly-confident Boov, an alien race in search of a new place to call home, all humans are promptly relocated, while all Boov get busy reorganizing the planet. But when one resourceful girl, Tip, manages to avoid ...
Style: light, humorous, entertaining, exciting, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: alien, adventure, friendship, alien invasion, family, benign alien, save the world, unlikely friendships, danger, runaway, imaginary, disney ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: usa, australia, cross country, paris france
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 6.9
 313K
Madagascar
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alex the lion is the king of the urban jungle, the main attraction at New York's Central Park Zoo. He and his best friends -- Marty the zebra, Melman the giraffe and Gloria the hippo -- have spent their whole lives in blissful captivity before ...
Style: humorous, funny, feel good, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, adventure, jungle, animals, fish out of water, island, wilderness, zebra, giraffe, lion, hippopotamus, talking animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, antarctica, new jersey, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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 8.5
 784K
The Lion King
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young lion cub named Simba can't wait to be king. But his uncle craves the title for himself and will stop at nothing to get it.
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, lion, disney, adventure, unlikely friendships, betrayal, righting the wronged, love, jungle, family, redemption ...
Place: africa
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 9.2
 658K
Sherlock
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London.
Style: clever, witty, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Plot: private detective, sherlock holmes, investigation, friendship, partners, crime, eccentricity, mastermind, murder mystery, resourceful, verbal byplay, prodigy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland yard
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Masha and the Bear
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Russia
Duration: 7 min.
Story: Masha is an energetic three-year-old who can’t seem to keep herself out of trouble. Bear is a warm, fatherly figure that does his best to guide his friend and keep her from harm, often ending up the unintended victim of her misadventures.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, light, colourful, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: mischievous children, friendship, cartoon bear, babysitting, getting along, child care, grandfather granddaughter relationship, childhood, family relations, parent child relationship, family, youth ...
Place: russia
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