Grandfather granddaughter relationship movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant grandfather granddaughter relationship movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out touching, realistic, sincere, serious, emotional and semi serious films and TV shows about / with grandfather granddaughter relationship, family relations, youth, father daughter relationship, female protagonist, family, society, friendship, teenage girl and countryside plots mostly in Drama, Family and Comedy genres shot in USA, Germany, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as grandfather granddaughter relationship: Heidi (2015), The Visit (2015), Heidi (2005), Heidi (2015), And So It Goes (2014), Silence of the Sea (2004), A Dog's Journey (2019), Hibernatus (1969), Maximum Impact (2017), Freaks (2018).

List of grandfather granddaughter relationship movies

 7.5
 5K
Heidi (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Heidi, is an eight-year-old Swiss orphan who is given by her aunt to her mountain-dwelling grandfather. She is then stolen back by her aunt from her grandfather to live in the wealthy Sesemann household in Frankfurt, Germany as a companion to Klara, ...
Style: sincere, scenic, psychological, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids
Plot: grandfather granddaughter relationship, family, friendship, orphan, strong female character, kindness, salvation, female protagonist, strong female lead, grandmother granddaughter relationship, death of mother, royal family ...
Place: swiss alps, alps, europe, switzerland
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 6.2
 121K
The Visit (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The terrifying story of a brother and sister who are sent to their grandparents' remote Pennsylvania farm for a weeklong trip. Once the children discover that the elderly couple is involved in something deeply disturbing, they see their chances ...
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense, dark ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: danger, siblings relations, kids in trouble, family relations, murder, elderly, parents and children, hide and seek, farm, dark humor, sibling relationship, grandmother granddaughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa, philadelphia
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 6.5
 882
Heidi (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Swiss girl Adelheid 'Heidi' is orphaned young. Aunt Detie brings her to grandpa Alp and his wife, who live isolated in the Alps since his murder charge. Heidi soon takes to the wild country, especially accompanying young goatherd Peter. ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, family relations, grandfather granddaughter relationship, village, youth, escapades, family life, village life, isolation, power relations, orphan, family ...
Place: alps, switzerland, germany, europe, swiss alps
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 7.2
 206
Heidi (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France, Australia, Germany
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Knee-high to a grasshopper, Heidi, a young orphan brunette with curly hair and the face of an angel, is brought by her aunt to the Swiss Alps to live with her grand-father, a silent and solitary old man. Taking up the challenges of her new ...
Style: scenic, sincere, emotional, atmospheric, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: grandfather granddaughter relationship, orphan, friendship, family, friends, optimism, best friends, meaning of life, adventure, love of one's life, best friend, family relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: alps, swiss alps, europe, switzerland
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 5.8
 13K
And So It Goes (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A self-centered realtor enlists the help of his neighbor when he's suddenly left in charge of the granddaughter he never knew existed until his estranged son drops her off at his home.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, uplifting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: elderly, elderly lovers, life turned upside down, family relations, love and romance, grandparent grandchild relationship, opposites attract, neighbor, estrangement, golden years, grandfather granddaughter relationship, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Silence of the Sea (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a small town in the West of France, during the German Occupation, a room is requisitioned by a Wehrmacht captain, Werner von Ebrennac. The house where he now stays is inhabited by young Jeanne, who makes a living by giving piano lessons, and by ...
Plot: german soldier, german officer, nazi, grandfather granddaughter relationship, world war two, nazi occupation, pianist, female protagonist, french resistance, french girl, piano, cousin ...
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A Dog's Journey (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: China, India, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Bailey is living the good life on the farm of Ethan and Hannah. As Bailey’s soul prepares to leave this life for a new one, he promises Ethan to find CJ and protect her at any cost.
Style: sweet, emotional, touching, sincere, semi serious
Audience: family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, reincarnation, human animal relationship, grownups, animal life, grandfather granddaughter relationship, teenager, mother daughter relationship, pet dog, family relations, new life, grandparents ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.7
 5K
Hibernatus (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The frozen body of Paul Fournier is discovered in Greenland where he had disappeared during a scientific expedition in 1905. Perfectly conserved he is brought back to life in the 1960s. His descendants take care of him: to spare him the cultural ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, ironic, light ...
Plot: time travel, hibernation, fish out of water, disorder, family life, misfit, family relations, culture clash, society, make believe, pretense, grandfather granddaughter relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1900s, 70s, 90s ...
Place: france, greenland
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 2.1
 878
Maximum Impact (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The agents of the Federal Security Service of Russia and the US Secret Service are forced to work together to prevent a full-scale international crisis.
Plot: money, secret, grandfather granddaughter relationship, smuggling, abduction, surveillance, national security, cia, terrorism, secretary of state, assassination, dutch angle ...
Place: washington d.c., moscow russia
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 6.7
 30K
Freaks (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Kept locked inside the house by her father, 7-year-old Chloe lives in fear and fascination of the outside world, where Abnormals create a constant threat - or so she believes. When a mysterious stranger offers her a glimpse of what's really ...
Style: suspense, psychotronic, exciting, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, escape, overprotective father, super strength, isolation, young girl, new world, super powers, supernatural power, mutant, grandfather granddaughter relationship, mind control ...
Time: near future
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Dig Two Graves (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A girl's obsession with her brother's disappearance leads her on a nightmarish journey through a small town's Gothic landscape where she is faced with a deadly proposition. How far will she go to save the people she loves?
Style: enigmatic, scary, psychological, disturbing
Plot: sheriff, grandfather granddaughter relationship, brother sister relationship, death of brother, grandfather, teenage girl, dead body in water, funeral, disposing of a dead body, moral dilemma, haunted by the past, mystery ...
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 6.6
 13K
Black or White (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A grieving widower is drawn into a custody battle over his granddaughter, whom he helped raise her entire life.
Style: thought provoking, sincere, touching, compassionate, contemplative ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: interracial relations, custody, custody battle, death of wife, family problems, family in crisis, rivalry, legal, racism, society, widower, courtroom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, new orleans
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Tainah, an Amazon Adventure (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A brave and bold indigenous girl, protector of her jungle and its wild life and guided by her shaman grandfather, pairs with a boy from the big city, against animal traffickers in the Amazon forest.
Style: sincere, scenic, touching, inspirational, wild
Plot: protector, strong female character, jungle, fish out of water, grandfather granddaughter relationship, trap, shaman, nature, rescue, poaching, animals, lost ...
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 6.1
 138
Love Is Love (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Czech romantic comedy hit “Love is Love” tells the story of Maruska, a blind girl and student at the Conservatory of Music who dreams of love and having a family despite her blindness. Her dream guy has curly blonde hair and blue eyes but ...
Style: sincere, humorous, melancholic, unusual plot structure, captivating ...
Plot: racism, grandfather granddaughter relationship, gay best friend, female protagonist, gypsy, masturbation, heart attack, marijuana, blindness, couples, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: czech republic
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My Dog the Champion (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Champion is a "diamond in the rough" story about a dog named Scout, a cattle dog who decided she didn't like herding cattle. Scout's owner, Billy, a rancher struggling to stay in business, pegs her as a useless, broken tool and ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: countryside, teenage life, friends, family relations, family, parents and children, youth, heroes, rivalry, society, ambition, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
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Things Behind the Sun (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Now that Itzhak's father is in a coma, and dying, Itzhak is finally willing to visit him, thus breaking a ten-year silence. During his visits to the hospital, Itzhak, a beaten and reserved man, is frustrated to find himself neglected by his own ...
Style: psychological, emotional, realistic, touching, sincere ...
Plot: estrangement, family relations, dysfunctional family, parents and children, family problems, siblings relations, family life, grandfather granddaughter relationship, hospital, husband wife relationship, coma, family secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
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The Olive Tree (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Alma’s family has been producing quality olive oil in the Baix Maestrat area of Spain’s Castellón for generations. Yet changing pressures in the industry have made their traditional practices economically untenable, and the family is now in the ...
Style: semi serious, sincere, touching, humorous, silent film
Plot: travel, love interest, grandfather granddaughter relationship, friendship, anxiety, dementia, plan, uncle niece relationship, mute, lie, money, restaurant ...
Time: 2010s
Place: spain, germany
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 6.4
 3K
Oddball (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of Allan "Swampy" Marsh and his Maremma dog Oddball. Swampy convinced local authorities to allow Oddball to protect a colony of Little Penguins on Middle Island from wild cats and dogs. Oddball succeeds in his campaign and ...
Style: captivating, sincere, light, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: grandfather granddaughter relationship, pet, pets, dog training, dog, farm, guard dog, friendship, adventure, protector, society, unhappiness ...
Place: australia
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The Old Curiosity Shop (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A kindly shop owner whose overwhelming gambling debts allow a greedy landlord to seize his shop of dusty treasures. Evicted and with no way to pay his debts, he and his granddaughter flee.
Style: serious, psychological, emotional, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: on the run, orphan, frame up, gambling, countryside, survival, downfall, addiction, unlikely criminals, life is a bitch, society, mysterious character ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian
Place: europe, england, london
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 5.6
 127
Do I Know You? (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Grandfather of Ana is clearly experiencing Alzheimer. Family as no choice and make some decisions. This tense situation will change the life of Ana.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: family relations, memory loss, elderly, life is a bitch, mental illness, golden years, aging, grandfather granddaughter relationship, alzheimer's disease, senior citizen, retirement home, doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
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Fly with the Crane (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Serenely resigned to his impending death but deeply afraid at the prospect of being cremated, an elderly carpenter seeks to have his last wishes carried out in this gentle, beautifully realized drama from director Li Ruijin. (TIFF)
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, serious, contemplative
Plot: family relations, family problems, parents and children, death in the family, elderly, little girl, grandfather grandson relationship, grandfather granddaughter relationship, little boy, cousin cousin relationship, youth, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
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The Tale of Iya (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 169 min.
Story: It was summer when a stranger from Tokyo arrived at “Iya”, where the riches of nature still abound. This young man, named Kudo, was willing to live his new, self-sufficient life. He was exhausted by city life, and believed this beautiful land ...
Style: silent film, contemplative, touching, captivating, exciting
Plot: teenage girl, teenager, japanese girl, school, elementary school, police, schoolgirl, baby, scientist, dancing, dog, teacher ...
Place: tokyo, japan
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Bog of Beasts (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Brazil
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man falls in love with a teenage girl, who is exploited by her own grandfather, who sometimes takes her to a gas station to show her naked to whomever pays him some money.
Style: disturbing, bleak, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: sexual torture, sexual abuse, strong sexual content, youth, prostitute, life is a bitch, village, village life, innocence lost, kids in trouble, voyeurism, poverty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil
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Call of the Wild (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Self-centered and status-conscious, ten year old Ryann Hale journeys to Montana to visit her down-to-earth grandpa, Bill Hale. Ryann bonds with a wolf-dog, Buck, and schemes to save him from a cruel dogsledder.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, captivating, contemplative
Audience: family outing
Plot: small town, family holiday, friendship, adventure, young heroes, friends, chases and races, contests and competitions, rivalry, human animal relationship, grandfather granddaughter relationship, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, montana
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Run, Broken Yet Brave (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: RUN, is the story of Ashley, a sixteen-year old teenager with a chip on her shoulder. She is sent by her mom to spend a month of her summer holidays with her grandparents on the family farm. While there she develops a love-hate relationship with her ...
Style: captivating, light, psychological, touching, contemplative
Plot: canadian, teenage girl, teenage protagonist, troubled teen, female protagonist, farm, grandfather granddaughter relationship, native american, summer vacation, countryside, fishing, summer ...
Place: canada
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 6.0
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Franny's Feet (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Franny's Feet is a Canadian animated series for children. It is produced by DHX Media/Halifax Film in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and created by Cathy Moss and Susan Nielsen. The show follows the adventures of four-year-old Frances ...
Style: educational, multicultural, entertaining, light
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: girl, adventuress, personal growth, grandfather granddaughter relationship, legs, shoes
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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 6.3
 17K
Prozac Nation (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Elizabeth is on the verge of losing her grip on life after she leaves her emotionally fraught home to start college. Quickly, her life takes a turn for the worse: She clashes with her roommate and decides her boyfriend, Rafe, is her sole salvation. ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, depression, introspection, university, college, youth, life is a bitch, dysfunctional family, obsession, journalism, roommate, coming of age ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: harvard university, austin texas
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A Stranger's Heart (2007)
Genre: Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Man and woman (Peter Dobson and Samantha Mathis) fall in love in a heart transplant facility. They are both attracted to a little girl (Mary Matilyn Mouser) who turns out to be the orphan of their heart donors...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: love affair, human spirit, terminal illness, couples, transplant, hopes, orphan, romance, tragic hero, love and romance, doctors and patients, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
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A Grandpa for Christmas (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An old-time movie-star singer/ hoofer rebonds with his estranged daughter and 9-year-old granddaughter.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, touching, sincere ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, family, family relations, elderly, father daughter estrangement, mother daughter relationship, grandfather granddaughter relationship, youth, golden years, estrangement, old man, piano playing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.8
 5K
Combat Girls (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Marisa, a 20-year-old German girl, hates foreigners, Jews, cops, and everyone she finds guilty for the decline of her country. She provokes, drinks, fights and her next tattoo will be a portrait of Adolf Hitler. The only place she feels home is the ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, tense, rough, realistic ...
Plot: neo nazi, racism, hate, ideology, refugee, gang, friendship, counterculture, crimes, youth, society, combat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
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