Jewish woman movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant jewish woman movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, captivating, atmospheric and emotional films and TV shows about / with jewish woman, death, friendship, jewish, couples, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), society, world war two and love and romance plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as jewish woman: Love, Lights, Hanukkah! (2020), Cloudy Sunday (2015), Fill the Void (2012), The Bloom of Yesterday (2016), Goodfellas (1990), Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997), Unorthodox (2020), Less Than Zero (1987), Shining Through (1992), Return from the Ashes (1965).

List of jewish woman movies

Love, Lights, Hanukkah! (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Story: As Christina prepares her restaurant for its busiest time of year, she gets back a DNA test revealing that she’s Jewish. The discovery leads her to a new family and an unlikely romance over eight nights.
Style: romantic, feel good, emotional, entertaining
Plot: hanukkah, christmas season, christmas eve, love, jewish culture, christmas movie, cynic, jewish woman, female protagonist, celebration, cliche, christmas ...
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Cloudy Sunday (2015)
Genre: Drama, Music, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 116 min.
Story: During World War II in Greece, under the submission of Germans, one Christian, Giorgos, falls in love with a Jewish, Estrea, something completely forbidden. Can they and their families overcome all the obstacles, along with racial discriminations ...
Style: suspenseful, unusual plot structure, touching, suspense, contemplative ...
Plot: world war two, music, lovers, brutality, nazi, german occupation, composer, couples, danger, love, society, love and romance ...
Time: 1940s
Place: greece
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Fill the Void (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eighteen-year-old Shira is the youngest daughter of the Mendelman family. She is about to be married off to a promising young man of the same age and background. It is a dream come true, and Shira feels prepared and excited. On Purim, her ...
Style: touching, realistic, captivating, psychological, contemplative ...
Plot: rabbi, orthodox jew, arranged marriage, family relations, tradition, matchmaking, widower, moral dilemma, society, parents and children, introspection, women's rights ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east, belgium, tel aviv israel
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The Bloom of Yesterday (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Austria, Germany, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An almost romantic comedy on the edge: Holocaust researcher Toto is having a major life crisis. Just when things at home and work could not get worse, he unwantedly gets a new assistent assigned to himself. Zazie is french, jewish, slightly ...
Plot: holocaust, mental illness, department store, hospital, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex in bed, conference, historian, jewish woman, bare ass, airport, assistant ...
Time: 2010s
Place: vienna, germany
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Goodfellas (1990)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: The true story of Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian Brooklyn kid who is adopted by neighbourhood gangsters at an early age and climbs the ranks of a Mafia family under the guidance of Jimmy Conway.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, organized crime, crimes, rise and fall, friends, drug traffic, fbi, mentor, criminal heroes, shooting, friendship ...
Time: 50s, 70s, 60s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: new york, florida, usa, pittsburgh, bronx new york city
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Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Into every generation a slayer is born: one girl in all the world, a chosen one. She alone will wield the strength and skill to fight the vampires, demons, and the forces of darkness; to stop the spread of their evil and the swell of their number. ...
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, chosen one, supernatural, vampire slayer, vampire human love, supernatural romance, high school, supernatural ability, prophecy, double life, good versus evil, monster ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: california, usa
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Unorthodox (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 213 min.
TV show
Story: A Hasidic Jewish woman in Brooklyn flees to Berlin from an arranged marriage and is taken in by a group of musicians -- until her past comes calling.
Style: uplifting, social, touching, suspense
Plot: jewish family, orthodox jew, judaism, escape, search, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, lesbian relationship, follow your dream, new life, husband wife relationship, wife husband relationship ...
Place: new york, berlin germany
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Less Than Zero (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A college freshman returns to Los Angeles for the holidays at his ex-girlfriend's request, but discovers that his former best friend has an out-of-control drug habit.
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, gloomy, rough ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: drug addiction, drug abuse, hedonism, friendship, college, prostitute, coming of age, cocaine, decadence, addiction, partners, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, california, usa, palm springs california ...
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Shining Through (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Spirited New Yorker Linda Voss goes to work for international lawyer and secret Office of Strategic Services operative Ed Leland just before World War II. As they fall in love, the United States enters the fight against Hitler, and Linda volunteers ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: double agent, world war two, behind enemy lines, espionage, romance, wartime life, secret agents, love and romance, working undercover, translator, nazi germany, wartime ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, new york, berlin germany, usa, europe
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Return from the Ashes (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Jewish woman, Dr. Michele Wolf, interred in a Nazi concentration camp during WWII returns to her Paris home after the war's end. She's unaware that her husband, the handsome gigolo and chess master Stanislaw Pilgrin, has been having an ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: chess, murder, gigolo, fall in love, impossible love, cons and scams, innocence lost, infidelity, concentration camp, prison, kidnapping, survival ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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A Love to Hide (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young Jewish girl, Sarah, is looking to escape the clutches of the Third Reich after seeing her parents and sister brutally slain by a smuggler who betrayed them while attempting to escape to England. Terrified, she is sheltered by her childhood ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: gay, holocaust, anti semitism, life is a bitch, gay relationship, wartime life, social relations, hidden identity, traitor, betrayal, cruelty, childhood friend ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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The Two Marshals (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Seconda Guerra Mondiale. Antonio Capurro, un ladruncolo travestito da prete, viene arrestato dal maresciallo Cottone. In seguito, durante un bombardamento il lestofante riesce a impossessarsi della divisa del poliziotto, lasciandogli l'abito ...
Plot: friendship, carabinieri, nazi occupation, world war two, priest, fake identity, farce, wedding, bombing, truce, fake priest, thief ...
Time: year 1943
Place: italy
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The Last Mitterrand (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A young journalist (Lespert) helps the French President compile his memoirs.
Style: serious, captivating, thought provoking, talky, sincere ...
Plot: terminal illness, political intrigue, journalism, elderly, betrayal, state affairs, head of state, haunted by the past, obsession, dishonesty, rise and fall, aging ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1995, 1990s
Place: france, paris france
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The Last Train (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two people, a Frenchman Julien Maroyeur and a Jewish German woman (Anna Kupfer) met on a train while escaping the German army entering France.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: train, world war two, pregnancy, holocaust, wartime life, love affair, fall in love, love triangle, couple relations, fugitives, war, couples ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1940
Place: france, europe
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Family Guy (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Sick, twisted, politically incorrect and Freakin' Sweet animated series featuring the adventures of the dysfunctional Griffin family. Bumbling Peter and long-suffering Lois have three kids. Stewie (a brilliant but sadistic baby bent on killing ...
Style: dark humor, cynical, humorous, exciting, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social satire, family relations, small town, eccentric family, parents and children, satire, family life, dog, adolescence, goofy hero, siblings relations, parody ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
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Russian Doll (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Nadia keeps dying and reliving her 36th birthday party. She's trapped in a surreal time loop -- and staring down the barrel of her own mortality.
Style: psychological, enigmatic, atmospheric, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: time loop, death, lesbian, survival, partners, trapped, character study, fantasy world, strong female character, childhood, danger, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Without You I'm Nothing (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sandra Bernhard stars in a studio version of her off-Broadway show, blending re-enactments of the original show's pieces with concept vignettes and 'testimonials' to underscore the relationship between a performer and an audience.
Style: witty, clever, humorous, sexual, offbeat ...
Plot: ambition, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz, music, lifestyle, performer's life, gender, desire for fame, musician's life, media, soul music, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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Battle of the Sexes (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.
Style: based on true events, semi serious, captivating, uplifting
Plot: tennis, strong female character, battle of the sexes, wager, sexism, husband wife relationship, friendship, tennis player, feminism, lesbian romance, homosexuality, women's rights ...
Time: year 1973, 70s, year 1972, 20th century
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The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: It’s 1958 Manhattan and Miriam “Midge” Maisel has everything she’s ever wanted - the perfect husband, kids, and Upper West Side apartment. But when her life suddenly takes a turn and Midge must start over, she discovers a previously unknown ...
Style: witty, feel good, captivating, atmospheric, uplifting
Plot: female protagonist, divorce, jewish family, comedian, career, husband wife relationship, breakup, judaism, stand up comedian, jewish, fashion, single mother ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, new york
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Ask the Dust (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Mexican beauty Camilla hopes to rise above her station by marrying a wealthy American. That is complicated by meeting Arturo Bandini, a first-generation Italian hoping to land a writing career and a blue-eyed blonde on his arm.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, melancholic, intense ...
Plot: immigrants, interracial relations, love, regret, romance, opposites attract, ambition, lifestyle, writer's life, love affair, fall in love, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 19th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, italy, latin america ...
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An Englishman's Castle (1978)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Set in an alternative 1970s where Germany won the Second World War and occupied Europe, a soap opera called 'An Englishman's Castle' plays out through writer Peter Ingram.
Plot: distopia, jewish woman, future dystopia, underground movement, apathy, third reich, world war two, collaboration, love interest, playwright, rebel, screenwriter ...
Time: 70s, 1940s
Place: britain
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Holocaust Part Two - The Memories, Delusions, Revenge (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A secret group of Jewish activists locate and murder the doctors and soldiers who tortured their relations in a notorious extermination camp.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: revenge, exploitation, sexploitation, vengeance, hypnosis, murder, gang rape, flashback, sadist, world war two, degradation, holocaust ...
Time: 70s, 1940s
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Labyrinth of Lies (2014)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A young prosecutor in postwar West Germany investigates a massive conspiracy to cover up the Nazi pasts of prominent public figures.
Style: disturbing, serious, captivating, thought provoking, tense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: holocaust, nazi, post world war two, lawyer, genocide, idealism, fighting the system, uncover truth, prosecutor, nazi officer, rebellion, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1963, year 1958
Place: germany, frankfurt germany, west germany, berlin germany
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The Secrets (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Israel
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In The Secrets, two brilliant young women discover their own voices in a repressive orthodox culture where females are forbidden to sing, let alone speak out. Naomi, the studious, devoutly religious daughter of a prominent rabbi, convinces her ...
Style: serious, tense, atmospheric, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian, religions or cults, rabbi, selflessness, self discovery, best friends, prodigy, forbidden love, haunted by the past, friendship, rebelliousness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
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The Passion of Ayn Rand (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The rather eccentric (especially in her thinking) author of "The Fountainhead" and "Atlas Shrugged" becomes involved with a much younger, and married man... to the dismay of those close to her.
Style: sexual, emotional, touching, sentimental, sexy ...
Plot: couples, love triangle, psychologist, infidelity, russian woman, writers, philosopher, older woman younger man relationship, romance, society, crumbling marriage, lifestyle ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 1960s ...
Place: california, los angeles, new york, manhattan new york city
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Marathon Man (1976)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A graduate student and obsessive runner in New York is drawn into a mysterious plot involving his brother, a member of the secretive Division.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, disturbing, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, dentist, chase, vengeance, attempted murder, espionage, intrigue, investigation, rivalry, trap, betrayal, german ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, france, manhattan new york city, paris france ...
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Dogma (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The latest battle in the eternal war between Good and Evil has come to New Jersey in the late, late 20th Century. Angels, demons, apostles and prophets (of a sort) walk among the cynics and innocents of America and duke it out for the fate of ...
Style: witty, humorous, dark humor, exciting, satirical ...
Plot: angel, god, satire, god or devil, chosen one, save the world, religions or cults, religion, heaven and hell, good versus evil, obsessive quest, redemption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, ancient history, 1990s
Place: usa, new jersey, wisconsin, illinois
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Joe's Palace (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A drama centered on the relationship between Elliot, a strange and wealthy Londoner, and Joe, a teenager who takes care of an empty house Elliot owns.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, enigmatic, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, uncover truth, lifestyle, estate, secret, teenager, old man, wealth, antique, parents and children, teenage life, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
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What If God Were the Sun? (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A grieving nurse finds comfort and inspiration in her new assignment, where she meets a terminally ill woman with a quick with and strong faith.
Style: touching, realistic, psychological, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: hospital, terminal illness, doctors and patients, family relations, hopes, unfulfillment, wedding, religions or cults, family problems, faith, nurse, nurse patient relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Will You Merry Me? (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Rebecca, from an upper class Los Angeles family, and Henry, from choir-singing, tradition-bound Midwestern roots, are in love. Henry pops the question just before Christmas and the kids plan on gathering their families for the holidays in order to ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: family relations, unlikely couple, love and romance, family gatherings, couples, disorder, society, parents and children, culture clash, thanksgiving, meet the parents, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, wisconsin
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