Friend movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant friend movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, clever, humorous, psychological and melancholic films and TV shows about / with friend, friendship, friends, father son relationship, storytelling, husband wife relationship, runaway, death, childhood and boyfriend girlfriend relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as friend: Friend (1988), The Big Bang Theory (2007), The Wall (2017), I Love You, Man (2009), Thomas & Friends (1984), The Handmaid's Tale (2017), Dark Night of the Scarecrow (1981), Dinosaurs (1991), Swiss Army Man (2016), Machuca (2004).

List of friend movies

 7.3
 241
Friend (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Looking for the money for a drink, an alcoholic gets a Newfoundland dog as a present from a stranger at a bird fair. He'll soon find out that the animal is not only able to speak, but to get him to give up drinking as well. Now he's ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, sincere, touching
Plot: dog, friend, talking animals, daughter, ex wife, binge drinking, hallucination, betrayal by friend, drunkard, ball, letter, alcohol
Place: soviet union
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The Big Bang Theory (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Big Bang Theory is centered on five characters living in Pasadena, California: roommates Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper; Penny, a waitress and aspiring actress who lives across the hall; and Leonard and Sheldon's equally geeky and ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, clever, intellectual ...
Plot: friends, neighbor, scientist, friendship, sitcom, buddies, intelligence, group of friends, prodigy, computers and web, social awkwardness, nerd ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, campus, pasadena california
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 6.2
 19K
The Wall (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An American sniper and his spotter engage in a deadly cat-and-mouse game with an Iraqi sniper.
Style: serious, suspense, tense, rough, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, trapped, iraq war, desert, murder, duel, american soldier, ambush, friend, marines, wounded soldier, ruse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: iraq
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 7.0
 181K
I Love You, Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Peter Klaven is a successful real estate agent who, upon getting engaged to the woman of his dreams, Zooey, discovers, to his dismay and chagrin, that he has no male friend close enough to serve as his Best Man. Peter immediately sets out to rectify ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, loneliness, couple relations, buddies, friendship between men, obsessive quest, supportive friend, loner, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, coworker, friend, male bonding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles, chicago illinois, malibu california ...
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Thomas & Friends (1984)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Thomas & Friends is a British children's television series, which had its first broadcast on the ITV network on 4 September 1984. It is based on The Railway Series of books by the Reverend Wilbert Awdry and his son, Christopher Awdry. These ...
Style: humorous, light, colourful, feel good, funny ...
Audience: kids, toddlers
Plot: train, friendship, island, best friends, adventure, puppets, locomotive, imaginary, friends, young heroes, parents and children, family life ...
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The Handmaid's Tale (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set in a dystopian future, a woman is forced to live as a concubine under a fundamentalist theocratic dictatorship. A TV adaptation of Margaret Atwood's novel.
Style: captivating, psychological, melancholic, bleak, rough
Plot: society, protest, belief, slavery, soldier, lesbian, torture, infertility, kidnapping, alternate world, surrogate mother, violence against women ...
Time: future
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Dark Night of the Scarecrow (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bubba, an intellectually disabled man, is falsely accused of attacking a young girl. Disguised as a scarecrow, he hides in a cornfield, only to be hunted down and shot by four vigilante men. After they are acquitted due to lack of evidence, the men ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, serious
Plot: scarecrow, vengeance, murder, small town, farmer, lynch mob, mystery, false accusation, injustice, legal action, righting the wronged, mentally challenged ...
Time: 80s
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 7.5
 14K
Dinosaurs (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Dinosaurs follows the life of a family of dinosaurs, living in a modern world. They have TV's, fridges, microwaves, and every modern convenience.
Style: humorous, situational comedy, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, puppets, eccentric family, parents and children, animal life, family relations, mischievous children, workplace situations, everyday life, boss and employee, society, disorder ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, 90s
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 7.0
 85K
Swiss Army Man (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Alone on a tiny deserted island, Hank has given up all hope of ever making it home again. But one day everything changes when a dead body washes ashore, and he soon realizes it may be his last opportunity to escape certain death. Armed with his new ...
Style: surreal, gross out humor, dark humor, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: survival, corpse, friendship, surrealism, loneliness, suicide attempt, life & death, unlikely friendships, stranded, imagination, life philosophy, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary
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 7.8
 10K
Machuca (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Chile, Spain, UK, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Santiago, capital of Chile during the Marxist government of elected, highly controversial president Salvador Allende. Father McEnroe supports his leftist views by introducing a program at the prestigious "collegio" (Catholic prep school) ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, politics, childhood, student, friend, sexual initiation, classmate, historical event, poverty, demonstration, school ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1973
Place: chile, latin america, santiago de chile, santiago chile, south america ...
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 6.5
 30K
Choke (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A sex-addicted con-man pays for his mother's hospital bills by playing on the sympathies of those who rescue him from choking to death.
Style: sexual, not serious, humorous, clever, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, friend, choking, restaurant, scam, alzheimer's disease, womanizer, sex addict, mental institution, social misfits, uncover truth, strip club ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: medical school, italy, iowa
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Forgotten Pills (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Four friends meet to take mysterious pills that cause instant amnesia at the stroke of midnight.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: amnesia, friend, skirt, pills, memory loss, crimes, drug, drug use, friendship, pill
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 4.8
 404
Room (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Julia Barker, an over-worked, middle-aged Texas woman is haunted by psychic visions which drive her to New York in search of the Room.
Style: serious, atmospheric, gloomy, psychological
Plot: loneliness, midlife crisis, migraine, housewife, friend, nihilism, city, self discovery, parents and children, suburbs, obsessive quest, suburban life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, texas, usa, houston texas
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Damon and Pythias (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Damon is a thief who begins to question his beliefs after he meets Pythias, a liberal Athenian who believes all men are brothers.
Style: based on legend
Plot: friend, tyrant, horse chase, tunnel, mission, bow and arrow, sword and sandal, palace, sword, philosophy, brotherhood, falling into water ...
Place: greece, athens greece, ancient greece, sicily
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 5.7
 9
Vehemence (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A guy starts seeing the new office temp who is also the object of affection of her psychotic friend. The psycho embarks on terror campaign with dreadful consequences for the couple and the people closest to them.
Plot: psycho, stabbing, friend, wheelchair, fired from the job, knife, gun, voyeur, headphones, robbery, guilt, chase ...
Place: tower bridge london
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 6.6
 4K
The Daughter (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the last days of a dying logging town, Christian returns to his family home for his father Henry’s wedding. While home, Christian reconnects with his childhood friend Oliver, who has stayed in town working at Henry’s timber mill and is now ...
Plot: unemployment, friend, forest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, infidelity, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, australian, wedding, suicide attempt, tavern ...
Place: australia
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 6.0
 478
A Doll's House (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A childish wife reveals surprising strength when faced with blackmail. A modern version of Ibsen's play.
Style: sincere, serious, psychological, realistic, talky ...
Plot: women's rights, friendship, friend, crumbling marriage, couple relations, family in crisis, society, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, unsupportive spouse, feminism ...
Time: 19th century
Place: norway, europe
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All About My Mother (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A single mother in Madrid sees her only son die on his birthday as he runs to seek an actress' autograph. Beside herself with grief, she returns to Barcelona to tell the boy's father about the death of the son he never knew he had.
Style: emotional, stylized, realistic, serious, touching ...
Plot: transvestism, prostitute, transsexual, birthday, lesbian, aids, actress, transplant, nun, redemption, friendship, autograph ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: spain, madrid, barcelona spain, barcelona
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 6.2
 70K
Sky High (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a world where superheroes are commonly known and accepted, young Will Stronghold, the son of the Commander and Jetstream, tries to find a balance between being a normal teenager and an extraordinary being.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, friendship, high school, coming of age, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, good versus evil, young heroes, parents and children, heroes, best friends, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
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 5.4
 2K
Bad Girls (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A rebellious teen butts heads with the teachers at an all-girl charm school in Mexico City.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Plot: high school, friend, popular girl, sauna, body, makeover, cruelty, best friends, teachers and students, school, high school life, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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 8.1
 702K
Monsters, Inc. (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: James Sullivan and Mike Wazowski are monsters, they earn their living scaring children and are the best in the business... even though they're more afraid of the children than they are of them. When a child accidentally enters their world, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, fairy tale, touching, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, date night
Plot: friendship, monster, rivalry, fear, imaginary, invisibility, villain, cheating, kidnapping, adventure, odd couple, unlikely partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: himalaya
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The Barbarian Invasions (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this belated sequel to 'The Decline of the American Empire', 50-something Montreal college professor, Remy, learns that he is dying of liver cancer. He decides to make amends meet to his friends and family before he dies. He first tries ...
Style: talky, witty, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: dying, professor, cancer, friendship, illness, university, money, friend, estrangement, terminal illness, heroin, radical ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, middle ages
Place: canada, quebec, athens greece, chile, alaska ...
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I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: If they missed Beatles' first appearance in the U.S.A. they would hate themselves for the rest of their lives! So six young girls from New Jersey set off even though they don't have tickets for the show! The journey is full of surprises ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, kids, teens
Plot: music, music band, friend, friendship, fainting, screwball, buddies, obsessive quest, teenage life, youth, unfulfilled love, high school life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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 3.2
 270
Heebie Jeebies (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman gathers her friends together in a cabin to try and protect them from a killer after she dreams each of their deaths. This, however, just puts them all in one spot making for easy pickings for the slasher.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense
Plot: death, friend, mother, killer, dream, slasher, destiny, in the woods, isolation, confined, deadly, stalking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.9
 59K
Harsh Times (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Jim Davis is an ex-Army Ranger who finds himself slipping back into his old life of petty crime after a job offer from the LAPD evaporates. His best friend is pressured by his girlfriend Sylvia to find a job, but Jim is more interested in hanging ...
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, tense, rough ...
Plot: unemployment, drinking, marines, party, drug use, prostitute, friend, mexican, lapd, ex soldier, watching a movie, theft ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, mexico, latin america, usa, middle east ...
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 6.2
 16K
Gerry (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Argentina, Jordan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two friends named Gerry become lost in the desert after taking a wrong turn. Their attempts to find their way home only lead them into further trouble.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Plot: desert, wilderness, survival, friend, friendship, best friend, isolation, desperation, highway, escapades, buddies, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, tokyo
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Peppermint Candy (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea, Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In the spring of 1999, a group of old friends gather to celebrate their 20 year reunion. Among the group is Yeong-ho, a cold, unhappy man, whose demeanor puts a damper on the festivities. The seriousness of Yeong-ho"s depression becomes ...
Style: clever, serious, psychological, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: reunion, suicide, interrogation, friend, martial law, haunted by the past, student protest, politics, destiny, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, letter ...
Time: 90s, year 1994, year 1998, year 1980, year 1984 ...
Place: south korea
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Every Time We Say Goodbye (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An American flyer who joined the RAF before his country was in the war is recovering from a leg injury in Jerusalem. Through an English friend he meets a quiet Jewish girl whose close-knit family originally came from Spain. The two are attracted to ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: friendship, injury, friend, couple relations, romance, love affair, war, social differences, wartime life, fall in love, love and romance, society ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: jerusalem, israel, middle east
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 8.1
 273K
The Deer Hunter (1978)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 183 min.
Story: A group of working-class friends decides to enlist in the Army during the Vietnam War and finds it to be hellish chaos -- not the noble venture they imagined. Before they left, Steven married his pregnant girlfriend -- and Michael and Nick were in ...
Style: epic, bleak, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, innocence lost, escape, vietnam war, russian roulette, deer hunting, friend, wedding, party, vietnam veteran, suicide, war ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s
Place: vietnam, pennsylvania, asia, saigon, southeast asia
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 6.0
 3K
Day Zero (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The military draft is back. Three best friends are drafted and given 30 days to report for duty. In that time they're forced to confront everything they believe about courage, duty, love, friendship and honor. If called to serve, what would you ...
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, sincere, rough ...
Plot: friend, love, honor, duty, courage, friendship, anti war, politics, best friends, war, soldier, introspection ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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