Progress movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant progress movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, exciting, suspense and tense films and TV shows about / with progress, friendship, society, father son relationship, family relations, violence, village, friends, husband wife relationship and idealism plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Finland and other countries.
progress movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as progress: Chasing Mavericks (2012), Golden Door (2006), Smeshariki: Pin-kod (2012), Da Vinci's Demons (2013), In Custody (1994), Last and First Men (2020), Deadwood: The Movie (2019), Oi 900 tis Marinas (1961), The First Wives Club (1996), Farewell (1983).

List of progress movies

Chasing Mavericks (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Surfer Jay Moriarity sets out to ride the Northern California break known as Mavericks.
Style: exciting, uplifting, serious, realistic
Plot: mentor protege relationship, surfing, coach, lifestyle, ambition, friends, sport, progress, championship, beach, escapades, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1987
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Golden Door (2006)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story is set at the beginning of the 20th century in Sicily. Salvatore, a very poor farmer, and a widower, decides to emigrate to the US with all his family, including his old mother. Before they embark, they meet Lucy. She is supposed to be a ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, captivating, serious ...
Plot: hopes, immigrants, social relations, starting over, society, superstition, tradition, quarantine, ship, parent child relationship, emigration, family history ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s, 19th century, 1900s ...
Place: sicily, usa, new york, atlantic ocean, italy ...
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Smeshariki: Pin-kod (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 13 min.
TV show
Style: captivating, not serious, light, exciting, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: cartoon rabbit, friendship, animal life, adventure, danger, escapades, science and technology, progress, ship, anthropomorphic animal, computer animation, 3d animation ...
Time: 2010s
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Da Vinci's Demons (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Fantasy, History, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows the "untold" story of Leonardo Da Vinci: the genius during his early years in Renaissance Florence. As a 25-year old artist, inventor, swordsman, lover, dreamer and idealist, he struggles to live within the confines of ...
Style: intellectual, exciting, captivating, witty, serious ...
Plot: prodigy, leonardo da vinci, adventure, inventor, escapades, talented, a vision, historical character, visionary, unconventional method, magical, outsmarting ...
Time: 15th century, renaissance, 1400s
Place: italy, europe, florence, florence italy, istanbul turkey ...
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In Custody (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, India
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Ismail Merchant's feature directorial debut addresses a subject close to his heart: the expressive Urdu language of Northern India, in danger of extinction as political trends and modernization obscure its contributions to Indian culture. ...
Style: humorous, clever, biting, suspense, contemplative ...
Plot: tradition, poetry, alcohol abuse, culture clash, artists and showbiz, society, unfulfillment, writer's life, progress, travel, hindu, plagiarism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
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Last and First Men (2020)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Iceland
Duration: 70 min.
Story: As the end approaches inexorably, the last humans, living millions of years into the future, send a message to the humanity of the present that is both a plea for help and a warning, but also an epic tale of evolution, decline and hope.
Style: captivating, futuristic, suspense, thought provoking
Plot: distopia, distant future, space exploration, future dystopia, fate of humanity, generation gap, end of the world, catastrophe, mission, humanity, changing the future, end of civilization ...
Time: future
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Deadwood: The Movie (2019)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Follow the 10-year reunion of the Deadwood camp to celebrate South Dakota's statehood. Former rivalries are reignited, alliances are tested and old wounds are reopened, as all are left to navigate the inevitable changes that modernity and time ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, brutal, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, rivalry, brutality, violence, deadly, duel, cruelty, friendship, revenge, society, friends, courage ...
Time: 1880s, 19th century
Place: usa
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Oi 900 tis Marinas (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In a countryside village, a veteran politician, Damalas, and a young attorney, Ntinos, son of the village doctor, are rivals in the upcoming elections. Main controller of the political dispute is the all-powerful president of the village, Spyros ...
Plot: village, politician, integrity, encounter, progress, help, decision, success, patriot, dream, sun, love ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: greece, athens greece, hellas, athens
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The First Wives Club (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After years of helping their hubbies climb the ladder of success, three mid-life Manhattanites have been dumped for a newer, curvier model. But the trio is determined to turn their pain into gain. They come up with a cleverly devious plan to hit ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: divorce, battle of the sexes, revenge, best friends, rivalry, yuppie, reunited friends, female protagonist, teamwork, divorced woman, vengeance, manipulation ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 1990s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: new york, san francisco
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Farewell (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Ukraine
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Matyora is a small village on a beautiful island with the same name. The existence of the village is threatened with flooding by the construction of a dam. This is the story of the inhabitants of Matyora and their farewell to their homeland.
Plot: tradition, fog, fire, evacuation, dam, pilgrimage, technology, lake, tree, old woman, water, destruction of property ...
Place: russia
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Doomwatch (1970)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Doomwatch is a British science fiction television programme produced by the BBC, which ran on BBC 1 between 1970 and 1972. The series was set in the then present-day, and dealt with a scientific government agency led by Doctor Spencer Quist, ...
Plot: technology, scientist, doomsday, death, experiment, genetics, danger, progress, virus, nature, working out, evolution
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Rautatie (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Matti and Liisa are two farmers who become curious to see the first railroads in Lapinlahti, Finland.
Plot: train, progress, railway, railway station, country, city country contrast, marriage, class differences, change, simple man, countryside
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Akseli and Elina (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A former Red Rebellion leader returns home after being imprisoned for his participation in the Finnish Civil War, but soon finds out that wartime mindsets still linger in the heads of people.
Style: family saga, pre war, epic
Plot: priest, village, society, violence, soldier, communism, marriage, countryside, farmer, school, politics, finnish ...
Time: 1920s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: finland
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Tale of the Tribe (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A modern sorceress crosses the line and contacts a force from beyond, disrupting the fabric of time; two lovers are threatened by forces unknown; eight souls draw together mysteriously.
Style: post modern
Plot: yoga, progress, pagan, love, magic, angel, spirituality, religion, spirit, occult
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Joy of Techs (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Technophobe Marcus Brigstocke and technophile Alexis Conran put the world's top gadgets to the test.
Plot: technology, disagreement, gadget, progress, ridicule
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Agneepath (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Vijay's father is brutally lynched by villagers after being framed by Kancha Cheena, and his family is forced to flee. The young Vijay vows revenge, and grows...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: murder, gangsters, on the run, gang, criminal's revenge, family relations, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, frame up, bollywood, redemption, criminal heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: asia, india, mumbai india
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Inserts (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A young, once-great Hollywood film director refuses to accept changing times during the early 1930s, and confines himself to his decaying mansion to make silent porn flicks.
Style: sexual, psychological, clever, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: hollywood, voyeur, alcohol abuse, filmmaking, porn director, exhibitionist, agoraphobia, porn actress, alcoholic, necrophilia, social misfits, love and romance ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: usa, california
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Tucker: The Man and His Dream (1988)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on a true story. Shortly after World War II, Preston Tucker is a dynamic engineer and an enthusiastic showman who envisions the car of the future. Against mighty odds he manages to build a fleet of them - only to have his factory shut down by ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, realistic, serious, talky ...
Plot: fighting the system, underdog, americana, designer, obsessive quest, state affairs, ambition, dishonesty, courtroom drama, corruption, visionary, police investigation ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, future, 50s ...
Place: usa, detroit, chicago illinois, washington d.c., california ...
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Monte Walsh (2003)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Monte Walsh and Chet Rollins are long-time cowhands, working whatever ranch work comes their way, but "nothing they can't do from a horse." Their lives are divided between months on the range and the occasional trip into town. Monte ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, tense, sentimental ...
Plot: heroes, small town, old west, horse ranch, against the odds, forbidden love, escapades, society, righting the wronged, human nature, working class, ranch ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1890s
Place: wyoming, usa
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The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Outlaw and self-appointed lawmaker, Judge Roy Bean, rules over an empty stretch of the West that gradually grows, under his iron fist, into a thriving town, while dispensing his his own quirky brand of frontier justice upon strangers passing by.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, satirical, tense ...
Plot: outlaw, criminal, hanging, lawyer, judge, vengeance, vigilantism, starting over, society, gunfight, justice, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century
Place: texas, usa, united states, san antonio texas, new jersey ...
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The Bird People in China (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Wada (Masahiro Motoki), a salary man, is enlisted to venture off to China to investigate a potential Jade mine. After his arrival, Wada encounters a violent, yet sentimental, yakuza (Renji Ishibashi), who takes the liberty of joining his adventure ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: tribe, on the road, memory loss, village life, self discovery, village, gangsters, adventure, gem, chinese, amnesia, literature ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, china, asia
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The Irishman (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Paddy Doolan is a man who refuses to accept change. In a new century where the motor car is changing the way things are done, the stubborn Irishman, the last of the draught-horse teamsters, continues to haul timber the old way.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, uplifting, emotional ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family, adventure, society, against the odds, wilderness, family life, culture clash, lone wolves, horse riding, progress, technology ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: australia, ireland
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Stella Days (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, Norway, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A priest stationed in Tipperary, Ireland, is eager to return to Rome. Told he cannot do so until he has raised enough money for the building of a new church, he decides to open a cinema in the local town.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, sincere, intellectual
Plot: small town, confession, small town life, idealism, religions or cults, social relations, clergy, society, hopes, religion, belief in god, priest ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1956
Place: ireland
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The Adventures of Chris Fable (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: (Long Synopsis) "This action-packed, fantasy-fueled family adventure – inspired by the revered literary Christian classic, The Pilgrim’s Progress – overflows with outrageous characters, special effects … and a moral message. In The ...
Style: captivating, exciting, allegory, suspense, tense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, adventure, danger, escapades, on the road, social decay, survival, youth, society, family, life is a bitch, journey ...
Time: future
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Green Book (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, China
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line relied on ...
Style: uplifting, captivating, feel good, funny, light ...
Plot: friendship, racism, interracial friendship, blacks and whites, friend, musician, prejudice, chauffeur, racial slur, driver, journey, travel ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 2010s, year 1962
Place: southern usa, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city, kentucky, ohio ...
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