Memory movies and TV shows – page 4

List of memory movies

Never Been Kissed (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Josie Geller, a baby-faced junior copywriter at the Chicago Sun-Times, must pose as a student at her former high school to research contemporary teenage culture. With the help of her brother, Rob, Josie infiltrates the inner circle of the most ...
Style: feel good, touching, romantic, sexy, sweet ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night
Plot: high school, prom, friendship, journalist, journalism, teacher, popularity, humiliation, romance, reporter, teenager, teenage girl ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey, usa
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The Vault of Horror (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The sequel to Tales from the Crypt. Five strangers trapped in a basement vault converse about their recurring nightmares. Their stories include vampires, bodily dismemberment, east Indian mysticism, an insurance scam, and an artist who kills by ...
Style: surprise ending, slasher, suspense, macabre, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, painting, greed, buried alive, elevator, husband wife relationship, hanged man, brother sister relationship, supernatural power, female vampire, artist, painter ...
Time: 70s
Place: india, haiti, london
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The Manchurian Candidate (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: When his army unit was ambushed during the first Gulf War, Sergeant Raymond Shaw saved his fellow soldiers just as his commanding officer, then-Captain Ben Marco, was knocked unconscious. Brokering the incident for political capital, Shaw eventually ...
Style: suspense, psychological, political, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, gulf war, political conspiracy, brainwashing, mind control, sniper, senator, assassination, political corruption, surveillance, paranoia, assassin ...
Time: 20th century, future, year 1991
Place: usa, washington d.c., new york
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Do Your Thing (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 183 min.
Story: Three inseparable childhood friends are just out of college. Nothing comes between them - until they each fall in love, and their wildly different approaches to relationships creates tension.
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, humorous, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, friendship between men, love, painting, fall in love, youth, nostalgia, vacation, understanding, age difference, unlikely couple, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: goa india, sydney australia, india, australia, asia
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Lolita (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Urbane professor Humbert Humbert marries a New England widow to be near her nymphet daughter.
Style: erotic, melancholic, sexy, sexual, psychological ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: obsession, lolita, forbidden love, older man younger woman relationship, age difference, virginity, teenage girl, older man young girl relationship, lust, incest, sexuality, pedophilia ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, 20th century, 50s, 1920s
Place: new england, cannes
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It Chapter Two (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Because every 27 years evil revisits the town of Derry, Maine, it chapter two brings the chapters - who've long since gone their separate ways - back together as adults, nearly three decades after the events of the first film.
Style: scary, slasher, bloody, epic, macabre ...
Audience: kids
Plot: killer clown, evil clown, clown, evil, creature, panic, carnival, murder, group of friends, kids in trouble, fear, asthma ...
Time: 80s, year 1989, 2010s, year 2016
Place: maine, new york, los angeles, usa
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Sword Art Online (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The players of a virtual reality MMORPG, Sword Art Online, are trapped and fighting for their very lives. After it is announced that the only way to leave the game is by beating it, Kirito—a very powerful swordsman—and his friends take on a ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, touching, mind bending ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: sword fight, adventure, determination, virtual reality, monster, struggle, trapped, master warrior, rivalry, survival, computers and web, swords and armor ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: japan, asia
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Golden Time (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Banri Tada is a freshman at a Tokyo law school. After an accident, he suffers severe memory loss. Despite the incident, he befriends fellow freshman, Mitsuo Yanagisawa, which leads him to the beautiful, yet obsessive, Kouko Kaga.
Style: sincere, captivating, touching, light
Plot: university, romance, love, friendship, japanese girl, youth, dream, beach, accident, amnesia, rock star, ghost ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, paris france
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Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: When they were boys, Sam and Dean Winchester lost their mother to a mysterious and demonic supernatural force. Subsequently, their father raised them to be soldiers. He taught them about the paranormal evil that lives in the dark corners and on the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, vampire, monster, paranormal, demon, supernatural ability, ghost, demon hunter, paranormal phenomena, peril, killings, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 70s, 90s ...
Place: usa, arizona
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Eva (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in 2041, humans of planet Earth now live side-by-side with androids. A well-known cybernetic engineer, Alex Garel, is tasked with an assignment to create a robot in the form of a human child. He returns home to begin his work and finds that his ...
Style: captivating, clever, futuristic, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: robot, prodigy, child, brother brother relationship, programmer, androids and robots, twists and turns, homecoming, memory, creator, youth, a.i. ...
Time: future
Place: europe, spain
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Halloween II (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After failing to kill stubborn survivor Laurie and taking a bullet or six from former psychiatrist Dr. Sam Loomis, Michael Myers has followed Laurie to the Haddonfield Memorial Hospital, where she's been admitted for Myers' attempt on her ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, bloody, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, halloween, hospital, murder, masked villain, male nudity, stalking, sadistic psychopath, injection, tv news, adopted daughter, paramedic ...
Time: year 1978, 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: midwest, usa, illinois
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Her (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In the not so distant future, Theodore, a lonely writer purchases a newly developed operating system designed to meet the user's every needs. To Theodore's surprise, a romantic relationship develops between him and his operating system. ...
Style: philosophical, futuristic, melancholic, touching, clever ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: loneliness, artificial intelligence, love, philosophy, existentialism, human nature, a.i., unlikely relationship, cyberspace, romance, unlikely couple, relationship problems ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, 2030s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Namiya (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Based on Keigo Higashino's international bestseller The Miracles of the Namiya General Store comes director Han Jie's take on the fantastical novel. TFBoys' Karry Wang stars as Xiao Bo, one of three orphans on the run who take refuge ...
Style: captivating, unusual plot structure, sincere, psychological, contemplative
Plot: friendship, time loop, memory, supernatural, time portal, family relations, mystery, time travel, youth, friends, society, escapades ...
Place: hong kong
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Boys in the Trees (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: On Halloween 1997, two estranged teen skaters embark on a surreal journey through their memories, dreams and fears.
Style: surreal, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, friendship, ghost story, fear, memory, death, bullying, coming of age, ghost, memories, imagination, teenager ...
Time: 90s, year 1997
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I Know Who You Are (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: A man ends up in hospital after a car accident. He does not remember his name, but it is soon discovered he is a famous attorney. To make things worse, the police start to suspect him of having murdered his missing niece.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: lawyer, amnesia, disappearance, investigation, niece, memory, family relations, police, murder suspect, suspicion of murder, suspicion, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain
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Absentia (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A missing FBI agent reappears six years after being declared dead.
Style: slasher, suspense, disturbing, realistic, melancholic ...
Plot: missing person, fbi, amnesia, crimes, memory loss, new life, memory, life & death, fight, survival, fbi agent, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Facing Windows (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Turkey, Portugal, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Overburdened and stuck in a greying marriage, Giovanna takes to caring for a Jewish Holocaust survivor her husband brings home. As she begins to reflect on her life, she turns to the man who lives across from her.
Style: psychological, emotional, enigmatic, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, redemption, gay, self discovery, fall in love, love affair, compassion, romance, family problems, haunted by the past, memory loss, memory ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
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Falling in Love Again (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Harry and Sue Lewis met in the 40s as teenagers living in the Bronx. He was an aspiring architect, she was the most beautiful girl in school, and both had a fondness for bran muffins. They fell in love, got married, moved to Los Angeles, and had two ...
Style: sweet, romantic, melancholic, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, infidelity, love story, friendship, unlikely friendships, happy ending, midlife crisis, couples, couple relations, lifestyle, self discovery, love ...
Time: 1940s, 70s
Place: usa, bronx new york city, new york, argentina
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The Brown Bunny (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bud Clay races motorcycles in the 250cc Formula II class of road racing. After a race in New Hampshire, he has five days to get to his next race in California. During his road trip, he is haunted by memories of the last time he saw Daisy, his true ...
Style: sexy, serious, road movie, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sex, sex scene, redemption, rape, prostitute, erection, unsimulated sex, road trip, oral sex, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, haunted by the past, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, las vegas, new hampshire ...
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Anna (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA, UK, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man with the ability to enter peoples' memories takes on the case of a brilliant, troubled sixteen-year-old girl to determine whether she is a sociopath or a victim of trauma.
Style: mind bending, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, twist ending ...
Plot: manipulation, mystery, twists and turns, haunted by the past, uncover truth, life philosophy, brutality, crimes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, murder, false memory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, spain, new jersey
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Mr. Holmes (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story is set in 1947, following a long-retired Holmes living in a Sussex village with his housekeeper and rising detective son. But then he finds himself haunted by an unsolved 50-year old case. Holmes' memory isn't what it used to be, ...
Style: clever, enigmatic, meditative, tense, dramatic ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, memory loss, aging, mystery, private detective, death, elderly, uncover truth, character study, one last case, who done it, haunted by the past ...
Time: 1940s, future, 1910s, year 1947
Place: england, japan, london, europe, asia ...
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Robot & Frank (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A delightful dramatic comedy, a buddy picture, and, for good measure, a heist film. Curmudgeonly old Frank lives by himself. His routine involves daily visits to his local library, where he has a twinkle in his eye for the librarian. His grown ...
Style: touching, clever, sentimental, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: robot, friendship, artificial intelligence, thief, aging, androids and robots, heist, twists and turns, unlikely criminals, technology, memory loss, disorder ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: usa
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Mr. Nobody (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Belgium, Germany, Canada, France, UK, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Nemo Nobody leads an ordinary existence with his wife and 3 children; one day, he wakes up as a mortal centenarian in the year 2092.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, surreal, philosophical, mind bending ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time, alternate reality, destiny, philosophy, surrealism, utopia, depression, love and romance, butterfly effect, life changing experience, multiple outcomes, quantum physics ...
Time: future, year 1975, 21st century, 20th century
Place: canada
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Youth Without Youth (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania, France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A love story wrapped in a mystery. Set in Europe before WWII, professor of language and philosophy Dominic Matei is struck by lightning and ages backwards from 70 to 40 in a week, attracting the world and the Nazis. While on the run, the professor ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, psychological, cerebral, melancholic ...
Plot: hospital, destiny, nudity (full frontal - brief), existentialism, world war two, life philosophy, life & death, supernatural, philosophy, dream, secret identity, new identity ...
Time: 1930s, 50s, 70s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: india, romania, malta, nepal, europe ...
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The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The true story of Elle France editor Jean-Dominique Bauby, who, in 1995 at the age of 43, suffered a stroke that paralyzed his entire body, except his left eye. Using that eye to blink out his memoir, Bauby eloquently described the aspects of his ...
Style: touching, inspirational, sincere, emotional, thought provoking ...
Plot: disability, coma, nurse, hospital, human spirit, french, paralysis, courage, death, life turned upside down, communication problem, mute or deaf ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, paris france, europe, nepal, africa ...
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The Notebook (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An epic love story centered around an older man who reads aloud to a woman with Alzheimer's. From a faded notebook, the old man's words bring to life the story about a couple who is separated by World War II, and is then passionately ...
Style: touching, romantic, emotional, sentimental, motivational ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: romance, love story, love and romance, love, true love, power of love, youth, rich woman poor man, fall in love, young lovers, love of one's life, love affair ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, post world war two, 20th century, 90s
Place: south carolina, north carolina, usa, europe
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Vanilla Sky (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 136 min.
Story: David Aames has it all: wealth, good looks and gorgeous women on his arm. But just as he begins falling for the warmhearted Sofia, his face is horribly disfigured in a car accident. That's just the beginning of his troubles as the lines between ...
Style: psychological, surreal, philosophical, twist ending, enigmatic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: surrealism, hallucination, virtual reality, mind game, love, disfigurement, obsession, tragic love, lost love, alternate reality, love and romance, psychology ...
Time: future, 22nd century, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Stardust Memories (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While attending a retrospect of his work, a filmmaker recalls his life and his loves: the inspirations for his films.
Style: philosophical, talky, surreal, clever, witty ...
Plot: weekend, artist, existentialism, satire, art, flashback, price of fame, nostalgia, discussion, argument, alien, childhood memory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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Paris, Texas (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France, UK, USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A man wanders out of the desert not knowing who he is. His brother finds him, and helps to pull his memory back of the life he led before he walked out on his family and disappeared four years earlier.
Style: road movie, surreal, touching, emotional, philosophical ...
Plot: desert, father son relationship, on the road, amnesia, road trip, parenthood, relationships, sibling relationship, reconciliation, family reunited, estrangement, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, 20th century
Place: texas, los angeles, paris france, austin texas, tokyo ...
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Blade Runner (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the smog-choked dystopian Los Angeles of 2019, blade runner Rick Deckard is called out of retirement to terminate a quartet of replicants who have escaped to Earth seeking their creator for a way to extend their short life spans.
Style: neo noir, atmospheric, futuristic, thought provoking, dark ...
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, artificial intelligence, existentialism, future dystopia, androids, cyborgs, a.i., fugitives, police detective, robot, female android ...
Time: future, 2010s, year 2019, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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