Epiphany movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant epiphany movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, psychological, serious, talky, weird and melancholic films and TV shows about / with epiphany, love, death, friendship, husband wife relationship, storytelling, drinking alcohol, cigarette smoking, mentor and society plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
epiphany movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as epiphany: Graves (2016), Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (2020), A Dark Truth (2012), Never Look Away (2018), Leon Morin, Priest (1961), Ordinary People (1980), Crimes of the Future (2022), Harold and Maude (1971), Mascarpone (2021), Altered States (1980).

List of epiphany movies

Graves (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Former two-term President Richard Graves embarks on a Don Quixote-like quest to right the wrongs of his administration and reclaim his legacy 25 years after leaving the White House. His enlightenment takes place just as his wife Margaret Graves ...
Style: captivating, humorous, light, entertaining, erotic ...
Plot: politics, political campaign, u.s. president, first lady, love interest, politician, epiphany, regret, activist, aging, high society, election ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 14 years after making a film about his journey across the USA, Borat risks life and limb when he returns to the United States with his young daughter, and reveals more about the culture, the COVID-19 pandemic, and the political elections.
Style: funny, controversial, humorous, satirical, absurd ...
Plot: disguise, father daughter relationship, prank, presidential election, satire, social satire, amazon, countryside, male protagonist, travel, epiphany, political rally ...
Place: manhattan new york city, kazakhstan, new york, texas, xian
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Everyday God Kisses Us on the Mouth (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dumitru is a two-faceted killer: he kills animals and called a hunter, and kills people, and branded as an assassin. Dumitru is just out of prison, for the first time since the fall of communism. Even on the train taking him home, he is planning to ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous
Plot: serial murder, loneliness, extramarital affair, gambler, betrayal, murder, husband wife relationship, marriage, love, journey, self loathing, adultery ...
Place: romania
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The Troubled Life of Miss Kotoura (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Bullied by her classmates, a teenage psychic moves to a new school, where she makes friends and joins a club dedicated to ESP research.
Style: anime, psychological, not serious, romantic, captivating
Plot: bullying, psychic, high school, honesty, absent mother, friendship, teen angst, youth, supernatural power, hopes, teenage life, self discovery ...
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A Dark Truth (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the jungles of Ecuador, blood taints the waters. A multinational conglomerate's unholy alliance with a bloodthirsty military regime has resulted in a massacre. Only the rebel Francisco Franco and his determined wife Mia can prove the truth. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, spiritual ...
Plot: corruption, corporate crime, cia, injustice, life is a bitch, state affairs, uncover truth, testimony, dishonesty, legal, spy, conspiracy ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, ecuador, south america, latin america, toronto ontario canada
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Never Look Away (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 189 min.
Story: Inspired by real events and spanning three eras of German history, film tells the story of Kurt, a young art student who falls in love with fellow student, Ellie. Ellie’s father, Professor Seeband, a famous doctor, is dismayed at his daughter’s ...
Style: exciting, captivating, sincere, art house, intellectual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: painter, art gallery, nazism, artist, father daughter relationship, world war two, forced abortion, pregnancy, sex scene, nazi, romantic relationship, struggling artist ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century, year 1937, 60s ...
Place: east germany, germany, berlin germany, west berlin west germany, west germany ...
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Leon Morin, Priest (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In World War II, the widow Barny sees the Italian soldiers arriving in occupied Saint Bernard while walking to her job. Barny lives with her daughter and works correcting tests and feels a great attraction toward her boss Sabine. When the Germans ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, bleak, sincere ...
Plot: clergy, world war two, atheist, church, priest, religion, seduction, unfulfilled love, self discovery, theology, religions or cults, introspection ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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Ordinary People (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Beth, Calvin, and their son Conrad are living in the aftermath of the death of the other son. Conrad is overcome by grief and misplaced guilt to the extent of a suicide attempt. He is in therapy. Beth had always preferred his brother and is having ...
Style: psychological, emotional, realistic, depressing, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, depression, psychiatrist, suicide attempt, suicide, father son relationship, grief, therapy, coming of age, loss of son, alienation, mental illness ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, houston texas, texas, illinois
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Crimes of the Future (2022)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Greece, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Humans adapt to a synthetic environment, with new transformations and mutations. With his partner Caprice, Saul Tenser, celebrity performance artist, publicly showcases the metamorphosis of his organs in avant-garde performances.
Style: disturbing, tense, gothic horror, captivating, deviant ...
Audience: date night
Plot: body horror, suspense, surgical operation, art, metamorphosis, shipyard, murder, surgery, body transformation, evolution, distopia, mutation ...
Time: near future
Place: canada
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Harold and Maude (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The young Harold lives in his own world of suicide-attempts and funeral visits to avoid the misery of his current family and home environment. Harold meets an 80-year-old woman named Maude who also lives in her own world yet one in which she is ...
Style: feel good, touching, funny, depressing, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: coming of age, suicide, older woman younger man relationship, age difference, funeral, misfit, existentialism, eccentricity, death, depression, old age, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, san francisco, usa
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Mascarpone (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Antonio is a 30 yo family man, whose life finds an unexpected twist when he's suddenly dumped by his husband, whom he depends both psychologically and economically: he needs to find a new place to stay, a job and a new purpose in life. Antonio ...
Style: romantic, humorous, psychological, talky, emotional ...
Plot: gay sex, gay love, gay, gays and lesbians, gay couple, homoeroticism, gay interest, lgbt, gay marriage, gay relationship, male objectification, breakup ...
Time: 21st century
Place: rome italy, italy
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Altered States (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A research scientist (William Hurt) explores the boundaries and frontiers of consciousness. Using sensory deprivation and hallucinogenic mixtures from native American shamans, he explores these altered states of consciousness and finds that memory, ...
Style: psychedelic, atmospheric, psychological, scary, surreal ...
Plot: drugs, science, hallucination, experiment gone awry, surrealism, obsession, suspense, transformation, isolation, macabre, university, psychology ...
Time: 20th century, future, 70s, year 1967, 60s
Place: harvard university, new york, africa, california, boston ...
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Blinded by the Light (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1987, during the austere days of Thatcher’s Britain, a teenager learns to live life, understand his family, and find his own voice through the music of Bruce Springsteen.
Style: captivating, feel good, touching, humorous, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: coming of age, teenage protagonist, teenager, aspiring writer, father son relationship, neighbor, diary, interracial friendship, friendship, college student, father son conflict, poetry ...
Time: 80s, year 1987, year 1988
Place: new jersey, england, punjab, london, america
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Alex Strangelove (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Alex Truelove is on a quest to lose his virginity, an event eagerly awaited by his patient girlfriend and cheered on with welcome advice by his rowdy friends. But Alex, a super gregarious dude, is oddly unmotivated. A magical house party throws Alex ...
Style: humorous, psychological, queer cinema, teen comedy
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: lgbt, gay, gay interest, coming out, homosexuality, first gay sexual experience, sexual confusion, male homosexuality, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, high school, gay love, lgbtq ...
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Behind the Candelabra (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Based on the autobiographical novel, the tempestuous 6-year relationship between Liberace and his (much younger) lover, Scott Thorson, is recounted.
Style: stylized, realistic, factual, sexy, entertaining ...
Plot: gay, pianist, aids, gays and lesbians, showbiz, celebrity, music, gay sex, gay couple, lgbt, homosexual, art ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1979 ...
Place: las vegas, california, southern california, usa
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Before I Fall (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Samantha Kingston has everything. Then, everything changes. After one fateful night, she wakes up with no future at all. Trapped into reliving the same day over and over, she begins to question just how perfect her life really was.
Style: bad ending, meditative, sweet, inspirational, intellectual ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: time loop, teenager, female protagonist, strong female character, friendship, bullying, dying repeatedly, stereotypes, death, redemption, public humiliation, destiny ...
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7 Days in Havana (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Cuba, Spain
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A young American boy is trying to break into the acting business, and goes to Cuba during a film festival.
Style: realistic, captivating, intellectual, political, serious ...
Plot: self discovery, city life, introspection, society, lifestyle, tour guide, culture clash, musician, actor, singer, lgbt, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century
Place: cuba, havana cuba, latin america
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Life! Camera Action... (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young girl in pursuit of her dreams of becoming a filmmaker against all odds.
Style: serious, touching, sincere, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: family reunited, family relations, cultural difference, life, dream, society, culture clash, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, filmmaking, director, follow your dream ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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A Single Man (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Adapted from a 1964 novel of the same name, the film follows a day in the life of George Falconer, a British college professor reeling with the recent and sudden loss of his longtime partner. This traumatic event makes George challenge his own will ...
Style: psychological, touching, sexy, sincere, visually appealing ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: gay, depression, gays and lesbians, loneliness, homosexual, lgbt, broken heart, homosexuality, haunted by the past, tragic love, death, gay relationship ...
Time: 60s, year 1962, 20th century, 1940s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, santa monica california, denver colorado ...
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Outsourced (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After his entire department is outsourced, an American novelty products salesman heads to India to train his replacement.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, romantic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: workplace, self discovery, arts and culture, human nature, travel, office, fish out of water, love and romance, boss and employee, manager, corporate world, workplace romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india, asia, san francisco, bombay india, seattle
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Michael Clayton (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A law firm brings in its 'fixer' to remedy the situation after a lawyer has a breakdown while representing a chemical company that he knows is guilty in a multi-billion dollar class action suit.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, intellectual ...
Plot: lawyer, business, legal, suspense, conspiracy, guilt, murder, mental illness, law firm, court, divorce, psychology ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: new york, california, wisconsin, usa, manhattan new york city ...
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The Sea Inside (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The Sea Inside is about Spaniard Ramón Sampedro, who fought a 30-year campaign to win the right to end his life with dignity. It is the story of Ramón’s relationships with two women: Julia a lawyer who supports his cause, and Rosa, a local woman ...
Style: thought provoking, sad, emotional, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: disability, euthanasia, human spirit, death, existentialism, suicide, handicapped, lawyer, depression, character study, life & death, dignity ...
Time: 60s, 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe, barcelona, galicia, catalonia
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I Love You Phillip Morris (2009)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Steve Russell is a small-town cop. Bored with his bland lifestyle, Russell turns to fraud as a means of shaking things up. Before long, Russell's criminal antics have landed him behind bars, where he encounters the charismatic Phillip Morris. ...
Style: romantic, funny, light, sweet, humorous ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, prison, gay love, lgbt, homosexual, gay couple, gay lead character, gays and lesbians, coming out, prison life, jail ...
Time: 90s, year 2006, year 1998, 21st century
Place: virginia, georgia, usa, california, texas ...
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The Ruling Class (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 154 min.
Story: When the Earl of Gurney dies in a cross-dressing accident, his schizophrenic son, Jack, inherits the Gurney estate. Jack is not the average nobleman; he sings and dances across the estate and thinks he is Jesus reincarnated. Believing that Jack is ...
Style: surreal, humorous, satirical, disturbing, talky ...
Plot: mental illness, dark humor, insanity, dysfunctional family, farce, religion, country estate, misfit, split personality, mistaken identity, disorder, religions or cults ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, victorian era
Place: britain, europe, england, london
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Luck (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Petr, a recently discharged officer, arrives in a tiny mining town in the remote Siberian taiga to hunt for gold. When he finds it, the other prospectors cannot forgive his luck.
Style: serious, tense, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: criminal gang, bravery, wilderness, damsel in distress, murder, gold, manhunt, treasure hunt, taiga, attempted murder, attempted rape, river ...
Place: siberia, russia
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The Dead (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An all-Irish cast (including Donal McCann, Rachael Dowling and Colm Meaney) lends authenticity and gravitas to director John Huston's final film, an elegiac take on a short story by James Joyce (from The Dubliners). After a convivial holiday ...
Style: sexy, surreal, stylized, cerebral, enigmatic ...
Plot: dinner party, artist, art, irish, christmas, haunted by the past, memory, death, adaptation, secrets, transformation, writers ...
Time: edwardian era, 20th century, 90s
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, london, europe
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Catch-22 (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A bombardier in World War II tries desperately to escape the insanity of the war. However, sometimes insanity is the only sane way to cope with a crazy situation. Catch-22 is a parody of a "military mentality" and of a bureaucratic society ...
Style: surreal, funny, absurd, dark, biting ...
Plot: world war two, anti war, satire, military, bomber, aviation, airplane, rebellion, war, suspense, soldier, bomb ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, year 1944, 20th century
Place: sardinia, alexandria egypt, rome italy, new york, italy ...
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Howl (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: It's San Francisco in 1957, and an American masterpiece is put on trial. Howl, the film, recounts this dark moment using three interwoven threads: the tumultuous life events that led a young Allen Ginsberg to find his true voice as an artist, ...
Style: thought provoking, sexy, atmospheric, surreal, sincere ...
Plot: gay, poet, poetry, writers, literature, freedom, courtroom drama, lgbt, art, writer's life, twists and turns, courtroom ...
Time: 50s, 1920s, year 1955, year 1957, post world war two ...
Place: san francisco, new jersey, idaho, denver colorado, colorado ...
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Dakota Skye (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: For as long as she could remember, Dakota Skye has been cursed with a super power. She has the ability to see the truth in any lie she hears. From small, harmless white lies, to the more devious kind, they have come from the people that she should ...
Style: serious, captivating, melancholic, psychological, romantic ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, friendship, music band, supernatural power, coming of age, lie, teen angst, self discovery, teenager, self acceptance, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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A Beautiful Mind (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: At Princeton University, John Nash struggles to make a worthwhile contribution to serve as his legacy to the world of mathematics. He finally makes a revolutionary breakthrough that will eventually earn him the Nobel Prize. After graduate school he ...
Style: psychological, touching, emotional, cerebral, motivational ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night
Plot: mathematics, mental illness, paranoia, schizophrenia, genius, insanity, scientist, obsession, mathematician, prodigy, nobel prize, imaginary friend ...
Time: 60s, 1940s, 20th century, 80s, 90s ...
Place: new jersey, boston, massachusetts, usa, stockholm sweden ...
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