Year 2006 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 2006 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense and suspense films and TV shows about / with death, cell phone, flashback, friendship, murder, runaway, cigarette smoking, storytelling, danger and mother son relationship plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as year 2006: The New Twenty (2008), Slumdog Millionaire (2008), Redacted (2007), Taking Chances (2009), The 5th Quarter (2010), The Grudge (2020), The Final Destination (2009), Click (2006), Kajaki (2014), Rough Night (2017).

List of year 2006 movies

The New Twenty (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Five best friends in their late 20's discover new truths about themselves and the friendships they thought would last forever.
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, sincere, talky ...
Plot: friendship, college, gay, best friends, young lovers, lgbt, self discovery, couples, friends, wall street, singleness, city life ...
Time: 1920s, year 2006, 20s
Place: new york, usa
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The Miracle of the Sargasso Sea (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Greece, Germany, Netherlands, Sweden
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Elizabeth, a sexually yielding policewoman is miserable in the narrow-minded town she is living, while Rita, a lonely eel-hatchery worker, is trying to escape from the sticky situations of her life.
Style: suspense, unusual plot structure, tense, suspenseful, contemplative ...
Plot: suicide, murder, police, death, surrealism, violence, small town, teenager, hanging, resurrection, policewoman, feminist ...
Time: 21st century, year 2006
Place: greece, athens greece
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Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jamal Malik is an impoverished Indian teen who becomes a contestant on the Hindi version of ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?’ but, after he wins, he is suspected of cheating.
Style: uplifting, touching, motivational, realistic, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: orphan, against the odds, poverty, childhood, destiny, life is a bitch, street kid, society, street life, true love, journey, tv show ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 20th century, year 2005 ...
Place: india, mumbai india, asia, taj mahal
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Redacted (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Redacted is a film written and directed by Brian De Palma that is a fictional drama loosely based on the Mahmudiyah killings in Iraq.
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: iraq war, soldier, murder, military life, journalist, war, military, media, danger, journalism, state affairs, society ...
Time: contemporary, year 2006
Place: iraq, middle east
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Taking Chances (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When he discovers that an Indian casino is about to be built over the town's historic battlefield, Chase Revere, the self-appointed protector of a small town's rather meager place in American history, joins forces with sexy but dangerous ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: small town, partners, fall in love, love and romance, lifestyle, hopes, unlikely couple, romance, small town life, unlikely partners, couples, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006
Place: usa
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The 5th Quarter (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the wake of a car crash that killed his brother, football player Jon Abbate leads his school's struggling team to its most successful season ever.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: family relations, car accident, coach, ambition, sport, athlete's life, social relations, family in crisis, contests and competitions, lifestyle, american football, gymnasium ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: north carolina, usa
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The Grudge (2020)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a young mother murders her family in her own house, a detective attempts to investigate the mysterious case, only to discover that the house is cursed by a vengeful ghost. Now targeted by the demonic spirits, the detective must do anything to ...
Style: scary, tense, reboot, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: haunted house, death, ghost, curse, crimes, danger, adaptation, violence, domestic disturbance, disorder, supernatural, devil ...
Time: contemporary, year 2006, 2020s, year 2004, year 2005
Place: japan, tokyo
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The Final Destination (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After a young man's premonition of a deadly race-car crash helps saves the lives of his peers, Death sets out to collect those who evaded their end.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: a vision, premonition, death, car race, supernatural, survival, car accident, danger, foreknowledge, coincidence, supernatural ability, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2006
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Click (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to overrule his choices.
Style: inspirational, humorous, sentimental, uplifting, captivating ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: wish come true, regret, wish fulfillment, architect, alternate reality, workaholic, redemption, family relations, stopped time, remote control, dog, relationship vs career ...
Time: future, 90s, 70s, year 2017, 60s ...
Place: usa, new york, morocco, new york yankees
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Kajaki (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: British soldiers guarding the Kajaki Dam set out to rescue a three-man team after one of them loses a leg to a landmine.
Style: bleak, rough, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, war, minefield, bravery, desert, military, british army, heroic mission, danger, battle zone, military life, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2006
Place: afghanistan
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Rough Night (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Five best friends from college reunite 10 years later for a wild bachelorette weekend in Miami. Their hard partying takes a hilariously dark turn when they accidentally kill a male stripper. Amidst the craziness of trying to cover it up, ...
Style: buddy comedy, captivating, feel good, humorous, neo screwball comedy ...
Plot: male stripper, female friendship, friendship, friends, murder, female protagonist, drinking, crime, stripper, slumber party, lesbian, drinking alcohol ...
Time: year 2006, year 2016
Place: miami, usa
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The Snowman (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Sweden
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Detective Harry Hole investigates the disappearance of a woman whose pink scarf is found wrapped around an ominous looking snowman.
Style: surprise ending, serious, melancholic, suspense, neo noir
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, snow, snowman, missing woman, murder, police detective, clue, missing person, blood, drunkenness, doctors ...
Time: 80s, 1940s, year 1945, year 1989, 2010s ...
Place: norway, oslo norway
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Day Watch (2006)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A man who serves in the war between the forces of Light and Dark comes into possession of a device that can restore life to Moscow, which was nearly destroyed by an apocalyptic event.
Style: dark fantasy, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, vampire, destiny, apocalypse, witch, supernatural, immortality, danger, rivalry, deadly, imaginary, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, year 1992, 2000s ...
Place: russia, moscow russia, eastern europe, europe
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Flushed Away (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Australia, France, Ireland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: London high-society mouse, Roddy is flushed down the toilet by Sid, a common sewer rat. Hang on for a madcap adventure deep in the sewer bowels of Ratropolis, where Roddy meets the resourceful Rita, the rodent-hating Toad and his faithful thugs, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: talking animals, boat, getting home, pets, friendship, heroic mission, disorder, lifestyle change, rivalry, fish out of water, heroes, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2006
Place: england, london, europe, buckingham palace, tower bridge london
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Timemaster (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Young Jesse is traveling through time in order to stop some evil virtual reality fight managers from a parallel universe trying to destroy Earth.
Plot: virtual reality, time travel, orphan, post apocalypse, brother sister relationship, street shootout, dream, portal, billy the kid, old west, alien, orphanage ...
Time: year 2006, year 2008, year 1996
Place: arizona
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The Blind Spot (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The true story of a journalist who investigates the backgrounds of the Oktoberfest terror attack of 1980.
Plot: journalist, government conspiracy, whistleblower, husband wife relationship, conspiracy, terrorist attack, investigative reporter, witness, government coverup, bombing, severed arm, unsolved crime ...
Time: year 2006, year 1983, year 1980, year 2011
Place: munich germany, bavaria, west germany, southern germany
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King Cobra (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on a stranger than fiction true story, King Cobra is a deliciously dark, twisted plunge into the behind-the-scenes world of the pornography industry. A young Sean Paul Lockhart (using the stage name 'Brent Corrigan') is a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, disturbing, gay cinema, sexploitation film ...
Plot: gay pornography, gay lead character, pornography, sodomy, gay sex, gay, gay teenager, rent boy, sex scene, porn industry, murder, coercion ...
Time: 2000s, year 2006
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ERASED (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 264 min.
TV show
Story: Satoru Fujinuma is a struggling manga artist who has the ability to turn back time and prevent deaths. When his mother is killed he turns back time to solve the mystery, but ends up back in elementary school, just before the disappearance of his ...
Style: captivating, psychological, sentimental, tense, psychological thriller ...
Audience: teens
Plot: childhood, child abuse, serial killer, time travel, murder, friendship, death, dysfunctional family, kidnapping, abuse, abusive mother, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, year 2006, year 1988
Place: japan
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I Am Michael (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The controversial true story of a gay activist who rejects his homosexuality and becomes a Christian pastor.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching, ambiguous ending
Plot: gay relationship, church, preacher, introspection, gender, society, gays and lesbians, gay, lgbt, magazine editor, conservatism, minister ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2000, year 2007, year 1998 ...
Place: usa, san francisco, wyoming, colorado
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The History of Love (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Belgium, Canada, Romania
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The story of a long-lost book that mysteriously reappears and connects an old man searching for his son with a girl seeking a cure for her mother's loneliness.
Style: sincere, romantic, sentimental, captivating, non-linear
Plot: love, emigrant, jewish, multiple storylines, love and romance, friendship, immigrants, tree, manuscript, beach, translation, novel ...
Time: 1930s, year 2006
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city
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The Journey (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Firebrand Democratic Unionist Party leader Ian Paisley and Sinn Fein politician Martin McGuinness, two implacable enemies in Northern Ireland, are forced to take a short journey together in which they will take the biggest leap of faith and change ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, tense, thought provoking ...
Plot: ira, british politics, surveillance, car accident, prime minister, chauffeur, secret service, politician, hidden gun, religious leader, forest, deer ...
Time: 2000s, year 2006, 21st century
Place: northern ireland, ireland, scotland
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The Accountant (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise.
Style: surprise ending, tense, suspense, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: lone hero, autism, sniper, accountant, justice, mathematics, money laundering, organized crime, gunfight, hitman, federal agent, criminal ...
Time: 2000s, 80s, 20th century, 21st century, 2010s ...
Place: new york, illinois, chicago illinois, new hampshire, germany ...
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Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 2002, cable news producer Kim Barker decides to shake up her routine by taking a daring new assignment in Kabul, Afghanistan. Dislodged from her comfortable American lifestyle, Barker finds herself in the middle of an out-of-control war zone. ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, melancholic, factual ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: journalist, war, rescue, soldier, terrorism, journalism, rescue mission, fish out of water, interview, battles, female journalist, disguise ...
Time: year 2004, year 2006, year 2005, year 2003, 2000s ...
Place: afghanistan, middle east, iraq, big ben london, glasgow scotland ...
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Snowden (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: CIA employee Edward Snowden leaks thousands of classified documents to the press.
Style: political thriller, realistic, serious, clever, thought provoking ...
Plot: espionage, fighting the system, journalism, whistleblower, national security, media, surveillance, moral dilemma, hacking, conspiracy, cia, idealism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, year 2015, year 2013 ...
Place: usa, japan, russia, geneva switzerland, maryland ...
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Offside (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Iran
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Since women are banned from soccer matches, Iranian females masquerade as males so they can slip into Tehran's stadium to see the game between Iran and Bahrain. The ones who are caught and arrested are taken to a holding area and guarded by ...
Style: humorous, realistic, political, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: stadium, fighting the system, sexism, human spirit, politics, injustice, rebelliousness, soccer, rebellion, gender disguise, segregation, sport ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, year 2006
Place: iran, middle east, germany, berlin germany
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Off-White Lies (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In this bittersweet family comedy, shy teenager Libby moves back to Israel to live with her hapless father Shaul, unexpectedly finding herself without a home as war breaks out around them. Shaul devises a creative solution: posing as refugees, they ...
Style: depressing, suspense, serious, disturbing
Plot: asthma, inhaler, father daughter relationship, lie, refugee, teenage girl, jewish, estranged father, refugees, danger, female director, sleeping on the floor ...
Time: year 2006
Place: israel
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The Missing (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A gripping anthological relationship thriller series exploring the emotional fallout of a child's abduction not only on the family but on the wider community, told over two time frames.
Style: twists and turns, serious, realistic, suspenseful, emotional ...
Plot: missing child, missing person, investigation, abduction, police detective, child abduction, child abuse, crimes, family relations, police, journalist, life is a bitch ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary, year 2014, year 2009 ...
Place: france
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The Patrol (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, Morocco
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Afghanistan, 2006, Helmand Province becomes one of the most dangerous places on Earth as the British Army is deployed into the Taliban heartland. The Operation, Herrick, became synonymous with the struggle as British troops fought a losing battle ...
Style: tense, psychological, disturbing, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, survival, war, military, isolation, military life, british army, chaos, confined, danger, desert, anti war ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006, 2000s
Place: afghanistan
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The Skin I Live In (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A brilliant plastic surgeon creates a synthetic skin that withstands any kind of damage. His guinea pig: a mysterious and volatile woman who holds the key to his obsession.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, disturbing, thought provoking ...
Plot: gender bending, insanity, obsession, rape, sexual perversion, physical appearance, twists & turns, mad scientist, plastic surgery, skin, betrayal, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006, year 2012
Place: spain, europe
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Thief (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Andre Braugher stars as Nick Atwater, the leader of a robbery crew balancing his personal life with the planning of a major heist. The crew is being targeted by a relentless cop and the Chinese mafia every step of the way, while Atwater struggles at ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: thief, heist, police detective, career criminal, teenage life, police corruption, master criminal, law enforcement, rivalry, crimes, outlaw, criminal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: new orleans, usa
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