Encounter movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant encounter movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out touching, realistic, melancholic, serious, clever and feel good films and TV shows about / with encounter, dialogue, mentor, catastrophe, storytelling, friendship, love and romance, destiny, love and runaway plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
encounter movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as encounter: Warm Bodies (2013), The 10th Kingdom (2000), Adventure Time (2010), The Hills Have Eyes (2006), Three Colors: Red (1994), The Pretender (1996), Unfaithful (2002), I Am Legend (2007), Ghost Adventures (2008), Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992).

List of encounter movies

Warm Bodies (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a zombie becomes involved with the girlfriend of one of his victims, their romance sets in motion a sequence of events that might transform the entire lifeless world.
Style: sentimental, humorous, light, romantic, apocalyptic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: zombie, love and romance, supernatural romance, fall in love, zombie apocalypse, forbidden love, supernatural, young man, post apocalypse, young woman, power of love, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The 10th Kingdom (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 417 min.
TV show
Story: Two centuries after Snow White and Cinderella had their adventures, the Nine Kingdoms ready themselves for the coronation of Prince Wendel, Snow White's grandson, to the throne of the Fourth Kingdom. But an evil once-queen has freed herself ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, feel good, scenic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: magical, good versus evil, adventure, fairy, journey, imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, friendship, friends, escapades, parallel world, creature ...
Place: new york, virginia, usa
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Adventure Time (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico, Spain
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Told in eight parts, Islands tells the story of Finn, Jake, BMO and Susan Strong leaving Ooo and traveling across the ocean to solve the mystery of Finn's past. During their trip, they unlock secrets, encounter various creatures, make new ...
Style: humorous, surreal, exciting, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, friends, adventure, talking animals, princess, creature, king, buddies, young heroes, escapades, cartoon dog, youth ...
Time: 2010s
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The Hills Have Eyes (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on Wes Craven's 1977 suspenseful cult classic, The Hills Have Eyes is the story of a family road trip that goes terrifyingly awry when the travelers become stranded in a government atomic zone. Miles from nowhere, the Carter family soon ...
Style: slasher, brutal, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, cannibalism, desert, human monster, fear, kidnapping, survival, victim, torture, trapped, escape attempt, stranded ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006
Place: new mexico, usa
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Three Colors: Red (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Part-time model Valentine meets a retired judge who lives in her neighborhood after she runs over his dog. At first the judge gifts Valentine with the dog, but her possessive boyfriend won't allow her to keep it. When she returns with the dog ...
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, psychological, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: loneliness, love affair, judge, coincidence, dog, encounter, neighbor, model, isolation, love and romance, couples, lovers ...
Time: 90s
Place: english channel, england, switzerland, geneva switzerland, poland ...
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The Pretender (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Pretender is an American television series that aired on NBC from 1996 to 2000. The series starred Michael T. Weiss as Jarod, a genius and former child prodigy with the ability to become anyone he wants to be, i.e., to flawlessly impersonate ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: secret hideout, goodhearted, genius, righting the wronged, secret place, undercover, prodigy, justice, self discovery, encounter, manhunt, conspiracy ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: delaware
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Unfaithful (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Connie is a wife and mother whose 11-year marriage to Edward has lost its sexual spark. When Connie literally runs into handsome book collector Paul, he sweeps her into an all-consuming affair. But Edward soon becomes suspicious and decides to ...
Style: sexy, sexual, suspenseful, erotic, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, adultery, husband wife relationship, older woman younger man relationship, cheating wife, dangerous attraction, hot and sexy, sexual obsession, extramarital affair, cuckold, crimes of passion, fatal attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, turkey, grand central station manhattan new york city
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I Am Legend (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Robert Neville is a scientist who was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was incurable and man-made. Immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City and perhaps the world. For three years, Neville ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, exciting, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, post apocalypse, apocalypse, loneliness, plague, future dystopia, heroes, isolation, deadly creature, survivor, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s, near future
Place: new york, usa, vermont, manhattan new york city
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TONIKAWA: Over the Moon for You (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: First comes marriage, then comes an earthbound love that is out of this world! From the day his parents named him, Nasa Yuzaki has been destined for outer space...or so he believes. But while trying to join the space program, he is thrown for a ...
Style: romantic, poignant, touching, sentimental
Plot: romance, marriage, love, teenage girl, dream, love and romance, encounter, slice of life, understanding, teenage boy, memory, hopes ...
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Ghost Adventures (2008)
Genre: Documentary, History
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Paranormal investigator Zak Bagans and his crew, Nick Groff and Aaron Goodwin, search for haunted locations both domestically and internationally. During their investigations, Zak and crew acquaint themselves with the general area; interview locals ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: ghost, investigation, paranormal activity, ghost story, paranormal phenomena, supernatural, mysterious place, uncover truth, reality, haunted house, experimenting, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, new mexico, yuma arizona, arizona, tucson arizona
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Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Instead of flying to Florida with his folks, Kevin ends up alone in New York, where he gets a hotel room with his dad's credit card—despite problems from a clerk and meddling bellboy. But when Kevin runs into his old nemeses, the Wet Bandits, ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, adventure, holiday, mischievous children, children, home alone, when the parents are away, family relations, young heroes, robbery, trap, homeless ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, florida, chicago illinois, miami, manhattan new york city ...
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Road Trip (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Four friends take off on an 1800 mile road trip to retrieve an illicit tape mistakenly mailed to a girl friend.
Style: teen sex comedy, sex comedy, not serious, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night, girls' night
Plot: road trip, loss of virginity, cross country, college, race against time, nothing goes right, on the road, sex tape, obsessive quest, escapades, buddies, encounter ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new york state, austin texas, boston, texas
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A Lot Like Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: On a flight from Los Angeles to New York, Oliver and Emily make a connection, only to decide that they are poorly suited to be together. Over the next seven years, however, they are reunited time and time again, they go from being acquaintances to ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, sweet ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: travel, romance, destiny, love and romance, unfulfilled love, encounter, friendship, opposites attract, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, flying, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, new jersey
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Bad Santa (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A miserable conman and his partner pose as Santa and his Little Helper to rob department stores on Christmas Eve. But they run into problems when the conman befriends a troubled kid, and the security boss discovers the plot.
Style: humorous, cynical, entertaining, clever, witty ...
Audience: kids
Plot: dark humor, bully, holiday, christmas, alcohol abuse, cons and scams, heist, robbery, thief, pretense, safecracker, theft ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, arizona, miami, milwaukee wisconsin, phoenix arizona
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Fruitvale Station (2013)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The true story of Oscar, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008.
Style: thought provoking, sincere, intense, emotional, visually appealing ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: african american, police brutality, racism, new year's eve, introspection, tragic hero, haunted by the past, couple relations, encounter, goodhearted, new year, marijuana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2007, year 2009, year 2008 ...
Place: california, usa, san francisco, oakland california
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As Long as I Live (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 176 min.
Story: An ex-army man, leading a double life in London, must choose between his wife and muse. Jab Tak Hai Jaan movie is a love triangle,and also marks the return of Yash Chopra as a director after eight years. In Jab Tak Hai Jaan, Shahrukh Khan plays ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: true love, love triangle, fall in love, bomb, power of love, soldier, love and romance, couples, encounter, artists and showbiz, journalist, doubts and hesitations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, india, england, kashmir
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Weekend (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a drunken house party with his straight mates, Russell heads out to a gay club. Just before closing time he picks up Glen but what's expected to be just a one-night stand becomes something else, something special.
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, meditative, romantic ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay love, gay, gay couple, gay club, lgbt, gays and lesbians, gay sex, lifestyle, homosexual, weekend, one night stand ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: england, europe, london, britain, canada
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Death Valley (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A year ago, vampires, werewolves and zombies mysteriously descended upon the streets of California's San Fernando Valley. The Undead Task Force (UTF) was created to combat the emergence of monsters.
Style: not serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, vampire, werewolf, plague, supernatural, partners, law enforcement, dark humor, encounter, chaos, videotaping, infected ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Any Human Heart (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
TV show
Story: A novelist's life ricochets from 1920s Paris to '50s New York and '80s London. Along the way he meets Ernest Hemingway, Ian Fleming and the Duke and Duchess of Windsor - the exiled British king and his mistress Wallis Simpson.
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, sentimental, romantic ...
Plot: encounter, writer's life, introspection, historical character, love and romance, love affair, change, king, writers, romantic relationship, relationships, lovers ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1920s, 50s, 80s ...
Place: england, paris france, london, usa, europe ...
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My Sassy Girl (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Based on a series of true stories posted by Ho-sik Kim on the Internet describing his relationship with his girlfriend. These were later transformed into a best-selling book and the movie follows the book closely. It describes the meeting of ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, melancholic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, unlikely couple, young love, destiny, romance, teenage life, comedy of errors, couple relations, fall in love, encounter, boyfriend, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: asia, seoul, korea, south korea
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Queen (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Rani, a 24-year-old homely girl, decides to go on her honeymoon alone when her fiancé calls off the wedding. Traveling around Europe, she finds joy, makes friends, and gains new-found independence.
Style: touching, humorous, melancholic, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: young woman, self discovery, friendship, life changing experience, honeymoon, naivete, direction and purpose, vacation, overcoming, traditional versus modern, encounter, wedding preparations and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, amsterdam, new delhi, india, london
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Before Sunrise (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Austria
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On his way to Vienna, American Jesse meets Céline, a student returning to Paris. After long conversations forge a surprising connection between them, Jesse convinces Celine to get off the train with him in Vienna. Since his flight to the U.S. ...
Style: philosophical, sentimental, sincere, talky, intellectual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: chance meeting, fall in love, destiny, romance, tourist, love and romance, twentysomething life, encounter, lovers, young lovers, lifestyle, introspection ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: austria, vienna, paris france, europe, madrid ...
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Before Sunset (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Nine years ago two strangers met by chance and spent a night in Vienna that ended before sunrise. They are about to meet for the first time since. Now they have one afternoon to find out if they belong together.
Style: philosophical, sincere, semi serious, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, lovers reunited, romance, writers, lifestyle, introspection, road not taken, unfulfilled love, lovers, encounter, couple relations, regret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, new york, warsaw poland, india ...
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About Time (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, Tim's father tells his son that the men in his family have always had the ability to travel through time. Tim can't change history, but he can change what happens and has happened in ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: time travel, romance, time loop, life philosophy, changing the past or future, true love, life, sent to the past, family secret, rain, couple relations, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, future
Place: london, cornwall, england
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Midnight in Paris (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a family traveling to the French capital for business. The party includes a young engaged couple forced to confront the illusion that a life different from their own is better.
Style: feel good, stylized, witty, sentimental, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: time travel, bohemian life, literature, writer's life, painter, writers, nostalgia, fall in love, life philosophy, french, weirdo, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 19th century, contemporary, 1920s ...
Place: paris france, france, versailles, europe, montmartre paris
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The Booth at the End (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A mysterious man sits in the booth at the end who people make a deal with to get what they want. They do the task or they don't - that is up to them, but there are no rule changes.
Style: psychological, captivating, mind bending, serious, talky ...
Plot: mysterious character, wish come true, changing lives, moral dilemma, human nature, deal, doubts and hesitations, death, choice, mission, outside help, desire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Another (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: When Kouichi Sasakibara transfers to his new school, he can sense something frightening in the atmosphere of his new class, a secret none of them will talk about. At the center is the beautiful girl Mei Misaki. Kouichi is immediately drawn to her ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, disturbing, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: mysterious character, classmate, death, supernatural, school, curses spells and rituals, curse, high school life, teenage life, accidental death, encounter, suspicion ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1998
Place: japan, asia
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Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, finds herself.
Style: sexual, realistic, touching, erotic, atmospheric ...
Plot: lesbian, strong sexual content, lesbian relationship, lovers, lesbian love, explicit sex, lesbianism, lgbt, gender, coming of age, lesbian teen, sexuality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, california
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Frozen (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Young princess Anna of Arendelle dreams about finding true love at her sister Elsa’s coronation. Fate takes her on a dangerous journey in an attempt to end the eternal winter that has fallen over the kingdom. She's accompanied by ice delivery ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, touching, exciting, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: princess, disney, family, adventure, sisters, royal family, snow, supernatural ability, magical, queen, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, norway, scandinavia
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Afterlife (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: University lecturer Robert Bridge becomes involved in a series of supernatural events surrounding medium Alison Mundy.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: psychic, afterlife, psychic power, supernatural, ghost, supernatural power, paranormal activity, mysterious character, unlikely partners, supernatural ability, nobody believes, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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