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, suspenseful, interesting, intense and clever films and TV shows about / with loss of friend, death, dialogue, mentor, brutality, catastrophe, storytelling, friendship, runaway and murder plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada 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), Lone Survivor (2013), To Live and Die in L.A. (1985), United (2011), Three Burials (2005), Magnum Force (1973).

List of loss of friend movies

 7.8
 228K
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, thought provoking, psychological, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: suicide, guilt, loss of friend, suicidal, high school, teenage girl, human relationship, depression, loss of daughter, death of daughter, classmate classmate relationship, loss ...
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, loneliness, childhood, loss of friend, escape from reality, classmates, magical, social misfits, secret, 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, haunted by the past, romance, friendship, rebel, fall in love, hopes, overcoming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, spain
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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, sentimental, emotional, heartbreaking, sad ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dog, friendship, friends, loyalty, family, death, pets, human animal relationship, loneliness, life & death, loss of friend, animals ...
Time: contemporary, 1930s
Place: japan, usa, rhode island
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 6.1
 63K
Frozen (2010)
Genre: 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, scary, psychological, bad ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, isolation, youth, danger, ski resort, stranded, frostbite, mountain, skiing, animal attack, ski lift, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 7.5
 250K
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, tense, rough, exciting, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, survival, gunfight, soldier, courage, terrorism, military life, selflessness, squad, war, battles, enemy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2005
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, rough, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret service, car chase, murder, undercover, loss of friend, vengeance, police investigation, tough law enforcer, anti heroes, crimes, track down, law enforcement ...
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: touching, sincere, emotional, serious, stylized ...
Plot: air disaster, soccer, loss of friend, sport team, friends, human spirit, stadium, athlete and trainer, soccer coach, dying young, historical event, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1958
Place: england, europe, munich germany
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 7.4
 37K
Three Burials (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Western
Country: France, USA, Mexico
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, atmospheric, thought provoking, twists and turns ...
Plot: friendship, redemption, promise, loss of friend, racial slur, on the road, vengeance, reluctant partners, last wish, wilderness, obsessive quest, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, texas, usa, latin america, cincinnati ohio ...
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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, pirate, submarine, loss of friend, ocean or sea, dysfunctional family, vengeance, friendship, dangerous animal, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mine, italy
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 7.2
 52K
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, serious, rough, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, police corruption, vigilante, investigation, machismo, robbery, loss of friend, police investigation, police detective, notoriety, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
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 6.2
 82K
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, hitman, presumed dead, loss of friend, fbi, tough law enforcer, criminal heroes, crime, martial arts, lone wolves, special agents, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: san francisco, usa
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 6.5
 28K
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, suicide, loss of friend, mystery, survival, race against time, 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, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: friendship, haunted by the past, nervous breakdown, funeral, loss of friend, parents and children, loss of parent, family problems, family relations, alcohol abuse, drinking problem, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, alabama, new jersey
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 7.0
 55K
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, social relations, young man, violence ...
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, homecoming, danger, selflessness, propaganda, battle zone, battles, military life ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: japan, asia, usa, manhattan new york city, arizona ...
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 6.6
 143K
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, twists and turns, exciting, clever, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chase, boat, deception, revenge, teaching the ways of the world, partners, mafia, loss of friend, mentor, betrayal, car chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, chicago illinois, colombia
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Final Destination 3 (2006)
Genre: Horror
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, decapitation, a vision, foreknowledge, psychic, supernatural, loss of friend, survival, cheating death, fortune teller ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.4
 155K
[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, suspenseful, bleak, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: found footage, trapped, danger, plague, videotaping, shooting, quarantine, cannibalism, characters in danger, handheld camera, infected, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, usa, europe
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 6.3
 59K
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, norse mythology, survival, hiking, ritual, sacrifice, monster, friends, supernatural, creature, murder, sole survivor ...
Place: sweden, scandinavia
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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: sentimental, sincere, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: soldier, friendship, road trip, homecoming, military, life is a bitch, loss of friend, americana, wartime life, on the road, boyfriend girlfriend 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, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suicide, kidnapping, mistaken identity, friendship, drug dealing, drug abuse, coming of age, crimes, youth, disorder, social decay, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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 7.2
 81K
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, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, loneliness, vigilantism, violence, investigation, gang, widower, vengeance, crimes, incompetent police, deadly, 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, sexy, sexual, dark humor ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: housewife, secret, suburban life, neighbor, family relations, social relations, couple relations, friendship, female friendship, lifestyle, infidelity, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
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 5.5
 3K
Elsewhere (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A teen girl disappears after trying to meet men online in order to escape her small town. Apparently, only her best friend worries enough to investigate the mystery.
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, disturbing, suspense, serious
Plot: small town, missing person, investigation, online dating, murder, disappearance, internet, amateur detective, life turned upside down, teenage life, best friends, secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Home of the Brave (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, Morocco
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The day after they get the word they'll go home in two weeks, a group of soldiers from Spokane are ambushed in an Iraqi city. Back stateside we follow four of them - a surgeon who saw too much, a teacher who's a single mom and who lost a ...
Style: realistic, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: anti war, military, homecoming, politics, buddies, life is a bitch, coping, post traumatic stress disorder, danger, haunted by the past, single parent, depression ...
Time: contemporary
Place: iraq, middle east
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 8.3
 90K
The Pacific (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 530 min.
Story: A 10-part mini-series from the creators of "Band of Brothers" telling the intertwined stories of three Marines during America's battle with the Japanese in the Pacific during World War II.
Style: serious, emotional, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, battles, soldier, war, navy, world war two, marines, squad, battle zone, friends, peril, selflessness ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1945
Place: japan, asia, pacific ocean, korea
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Super Dimension Fortress Macross (1982)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: The Super Dimension Fortress Macross is an anime television series from 1982. According to story creator Shoji Kawamori, it depicts "a love triangle against the backdrop of great battles" during the first Human-alien war. It's the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: space wars, loss of friend, soldier, robot, battles, escapades, imaginary, a.i., adventure, survival, spacecraft, alien encounter ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, year 2009, 2000s, 1990s
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Drugstore Cowboy (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bob and his friends Dianne, Rick and Nadine have been drug addicts for years and live from one high to the next. Gus Van Sant attempts to show an intimate look into the lives of heroin addicts with his film Drugstore Cowboy.
Style: dark humor, serious, realistic, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: drug abuse, heroin, overdose, robbery, friendship, motel, addiction, thief, loss of friend, group therapy, junkie, superstition ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, portland oregon
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RIN ~Daughters of Mnemosyne~ (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Story: Rin Asogi is an immortal private detective with a thirst for vodka and a talent for attracting things that go bump in the night. In a series of nightmarish vignettes spanning sixty-five years, Rin's lush body is sadistically pierced, blown up, ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, lust, loss of friend, private detective, bondage, nun, gore, immortality, violence spree, life is a bitch, female partner, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, future, 2010s
Place: tokyo, japan
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