Loss of friend movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant loss of friend movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, intense, suspenseful, interesting and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with loss of friend, death, dialogue, mentor, catastrophe, storytelling, brutality, friendship, runaway and life philosophy plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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loss of friend movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as loss of friend: 13 Reasons Why (2017), Bridge to Terabithia (2007), I Want You (2012), Hachi: A Dog's Tale (2009), Frozen (2010), Final Destination 3 (2006), Lone Survivor (2013), To Live and Die in L.A. (1985), United (2011), Three Burials (2005).

List of loss of friend movies

 7.8
 234K
13 Reasons Why (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After a teenage girl's perplexing suicide, a classmate receives a series of tapes that unravel the mystery of her tragic choice.
Style: serious, emotional, thought provoking, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: suicide, teenage girl, guilt, loss of friend, depression, suicidal, teenage boy, high school, human relationship, loss of daughter, death of daughter, abusive relationship ...
Place: usa
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Bridge to Terabithia (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jesse Aarons trained all summer to become the fastest runner in school, so he's very upset when newcomer Leslie Burke outruns him and everyone else. Despite this and other differences, including that she's rich, he's poor, and ...
Style: emotional, captivating, touching, sentimental, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, imaginary, escape from reality, childhood, fantasy world, loss of friend, classmates, loneliness, magical, social misfits, tragic event, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.9
 13K
I Want You (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Sequel to "Three Steps Above Heaven". The sexy Gin (Clara Lago) is the new love of Hache (Mario Casas), but this can not forget his former girlfriend (Maria Valverde), so the love triangle is inevitable.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, emotional, serious
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: love affair, love triangle, loss of friend, teenage love, starting over, romance, haunted by the past, rebel, friendship, fall in love, hopes, overcoming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
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Hachi: A Dog's Tale (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A drama based on the true story of a college professor's bond with the abandoned dog he takes into his home.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, heartbreaking, sad ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, dog, loyalty, friends, life & death, family, animals, pets, human animal relationship, loneliness, death, loss of friend ...
Time: contemporary, 1930s
Place: japan, usa, rhode island
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 6.1
 65K
Frozen (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three skiers are stranded on a chairlift and forced to make life-or-death choices that prove more perilous than staying put and freezing to death.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, scary, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, sole survivor, danger, ski resort, stranded, isolation, youth, mountain, skiing, snow, death, forces of nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Final Destination 3 (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A student's premonition of a deadly rollercoaster ride saves her life and a lucky few, but not from death itself – which seeks out those who escaped their fate.
Style: scary, suspenseful, bloody, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: destiny, death, classmates, supernatural, characters killed one by one, psychic, a vision, foreknowledge, loss of friend, decapitation, survival, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.5
 257K
Lone Survivor (2013)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Four Navy SEALs on a covert mission to neutralize a high-level al-Qaeda operative must make an impossible moral decision in the mountains of Afghanistan that leads them into an enemy ambush. As they confront unthinkable odds, the SEALs must find ...
Style: captivating, emotional, tense, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, gunfight, survival, courage, terrorism, soldier, military life, navy seal, selflessness, squad, enemy, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2005, 2000s
Place: afghanistan, middle east, usa, iraq, israel
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To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A fearless Secret Service agent will stop at nothing to bring down the counterfeiter who killed his partner.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, secret service, murder, loss of friend, undercover, vengeance, police investigation, tough law enforcer, crimes, track down, anti heroes, master criminal ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 7.4
 10K
United (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: United is based on the true story of Manchester United's legendary "Busby Babes", the youngest side ever to win the Football League and the 1958 Munich Air Crash that claimed eight of the their number. The film draws on first-hand ...
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, serious, stylized ...
Plot: soccer, air disaster, loss of friend, sport team, friends, human spirit, stadium, athlete and trainer, soccer coach, dying young, historical event, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1958, 1950s
Place: england, europe, munich germany
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 7.4
 38K
Three Burials (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Western
Country: France, Mexico, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When brash Texas border officer Mike Norton wrongfully kills and buries the friend and ranch hand of Pete Perkins, the latter is reminded of a promise he made to bury his friend, Melquiades Estrada, in his Mexican home town. He kidnaps Norton and ...
Style: emotional, realistic, thought provoking, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: friendship, redemption, promise, loss of friend, on the road, racial slur, vengeance, last wish, reluctant partners, dishonesty, partners, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, cincinnati ohio ...
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A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dito Montiel, a successful author, receives a call from his long-suffering mother, asking him to return home and visit his ailing father. Dito recalls his childhood growing up in a violent neighborhood in Queens, N.Y., with friends Antonio, ...
Style: emotional, rough, thought provoking, harsh, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: urban ghetto life, childhood, friendship, street kid, loss of friend, anger, life is a bitch, drugs/alcohol, crimes, coming of age, violence, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 2005, 2000s, year 1986
Place: new york, usa, california, los angeles
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The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wes Anderson’s incisive quirky comedy build up stars complex characters like in ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’ with Bill Murray on in the leading role. An ocean adventure documentary film maker Zissou is put in all imaginable life situations and a ...
Style: humorous, witty, stylized, satirical, clever ...
Plot: adventurer, rivalry, expedition, ocean or sea, pirate, submarine, loss of friend, dysfunctional family, vengeance, friendship, dangerous animal, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
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 7.2
 53K
Magnum Force (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: "Dirty" Harry Callahan is a San Francisco Police Inspector on the trail of a group of rogue cops who have taken justice into their own hands. When shady characters are murdered one after another in grisly fashion, only Dirty Harry can stop ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, police corruption, investigation, machismo, robbery, loss of friend, police investigation, police detective, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, notoriety ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
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 6.2
 83K
War (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: FBI agent Jack Crawford is out for revenge when his partner is killed and all clues point to the mysterious assassin Rogue. But when Rogue turns up years later to take care of some unfinished business, he triggers a violent clash of rival gangs. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, presumed dead, hitman, loss of friend, fbi, criminal heroes, tough law enforcer, crime, martial arts, lone wolves, special agents, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: san francisco, usa
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 6.5
 29K
Unknown (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five men wake up in a locked-down warehouse with no memory of who they are. They are forced to figure out who is good and who is bad to stay alive.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, twists and turns ...
Plot: memory loss, kidnapping, amnesia, ransom, murder, confined, loss of friend, suicide, mystery, survival, hostage, danger ...
Time: contemporary
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A Love Song for Bobby Long (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A headstrong young woman returns to New Orleans after the death of her estranged mother.
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: friendship, haunted by the past, nervous breakdown, loss of friend, funeral, parents and children, family problems, loss of parent, alcohol abuse, drinking problem, family relations, mentor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, alabama, new jersey
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Max Manus: Man of War (2008)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Norway, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Max Manus is a Norwegian 2008 biographic war film based on the real events of the life of resistance fighter Max Manus (1914–96), after his contribution in the Winter War against the Soviet Union. The story follows Manus through the outbreak of ...
Style: tense, serious, atmospheric, factual, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: resistance, escape, fear, manhunt, nazism, soldier, depression, loss of friend, occupation, terrorism, adventure, rage ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: norway, europe, scotland, stockholm sweden, oslo norway ...
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 7.0
 56K
The Lookout (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chris is a once promising high school athlete whose life is turned upside down following a tragic accident. As he tries to maintain a normal life, he takes a job as a janitor at a bank, where he ultimately finds himself caught up in a planned heist.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, robbery, memory loss, bank robbery, loss of friend, murder, crime, tragic event, introspection, young man, social relations, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas, california
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Flags of Our Fathers (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: There were five Marines and one Navy Corpsman photographed raising the U.S. flag on Mt. Suribachi by Joe Rosenthal on February 23, 1945. This is the story of three of the six surviving servicemen – John 'Doc' Bradley, Pvt. Rene Gagnon ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: fame, loss of friend, war, military, survival, selflessness, homecoming, danger, propaganda, battles, battle zone, state affairs ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: japan, asia, usa, manhattan new york city, arizona ...
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 6.6
 146K
The Mechanic (2011)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Arthur Bishop is a 'mechanic' - an elite assassin with a strict code and unique talent for cleanly eliminating targets. It's a job that requires professional perfection and total detachment, and Bishop is the best in the business. But ...
Style: tense, exciting, twists and turns, clever, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chase, boat, deception, revenge, partners, teaching the ways of the world, mafia, loss of friend, mentor, betrayal, car chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, colombia, chicago illinois
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 7.4
 159K
[Rec] (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying.
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: found footage, trapped, cannibalism, danger, plague, videotaping, shooting, quarantine, characters in danger, handheld camera, infected, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, usa, europe
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 6.3
 65K
The Ritual (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of college friends reunite for a trip to the forest, but encounter a menacing presence in the woods that's stalking them.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, rough
Plot: lost in the woods, ritual, hiking, survival, friends, norse mythology, supernatural, sole survivor, monster, sacrifice, supernatural horror, creature ...
Place: sweden, scandinavia
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Extraterrestrial (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Five friends set out to a cabin in the woods for a fun weekend getaway that is, until extraterrestrial visitors turn it into a fight for their lives. The group is pulled from their reverie when a flickering object crashes deep in the woods. As they ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien abduction, isolation, in the woods, alien encounter, alien, loss of friend, evil alien, paranoia, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, cabin, flying saucer, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.9
 14K
Page Eight (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Page Eight is lovingly turned, with elegant writing, a flawless cast and a heartfelt message from writer/director David Hare about the danger zone where spies and politicians meet. The tension builds gently as we follow the fortunes of Johnny ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: espionage, loss of friend, government agency, undercover, secret service, dishonesty, state affairs, waiter, father daughter relationship, spy, political thriller, social activist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
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71: Into the Fire (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A civil war broke out in the 1950s between North and South Korea which changed the country forever. 71: Into the Fire centers on the struggles of 71 student soldiers who fought through the Korean War. Using real people and events based on the ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: war, youth, student, fight to the death, military life, military, survival, against the odds, leadership, ambition, battles, battle zone ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: north korea, korea, asia, south korea
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 7.4
 14K
North Face (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 126 min.
Story: North Face tells the story of two German climbers Toni Kurz and Andreas Hinterstoisser and their attempt to scale the deadly North Face of the Eiger.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, touching, contemplative ...
Plot: mountain climbing, climbing, rivalry, ambition, heroic mission, adventure, survival, adventurer, escapades, buddies, danger, forces of nature ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: switzerland, germany, alps, swiss alps, bavaria
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 6.9
 13K
The Lucky Ones (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story revolves around three soldiers — Colee, T.K. and Cheaver — who return from the Iraq War after suffering injuries and learn that life has moved on without them. They end up on an unexpected road trip across the U.S.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, sincere, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: soldier, friendship, road trip, homecoming, military, loss of friend, americana, wartime life, life is a bitch, on the road, husband wife relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, st. louis missouri
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The Chumscrubber (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Chumscrubber is a dark comedy about the lives of people who live in upper-class suburbia. It all begins when Dean Stiffle finds the body of his friend, Troy. He doesn't bother telling any of the adults because he knows they won't care. ...
Style: surreal, dark humor, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suicide, kidnapping, friendship, mistaken identity, drug dealing, drug abuse, coming of age, crimes, disorder, social decay, youth, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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 7.2
 83K
Harry Brown (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An elderly ex-serviceman and widower looks to avenge his best friend's murder by doling out his own form of justice.
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, murder, loneliness, violence, investigation, gang, widower, vengeance, crimes, deadly, incompetent police, loss of friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, ireland
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Desperate Housewives (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Desperate Housewives is an American television comedy-drama-mystery series created by Marc Cherry and produced by ABC Studios and Cherry Productions. It aired Sundays at 9 P.M. Eastern/8 P.M. Central, on ABC from October 3, 2004, until May 13, 2012. ...
Style: witty, humorous, dark humor, cynical, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: housewife, suburban life, neighbor, female friendship, social relations, family relations, couple relations, friendship, infidelity, investigation, lifestyle, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
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