Death of child movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant death of child movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psychological, suspenseful, suspense, serious, tense and realistic films and TV shows about / with death of child, death, flashback, murder, hospital, revenge, grief, doctor, family relations and family problems plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as death of child: The Lovely Bones (2009), Half Light (2006), Flatliners (2017), Annabelle: Creation (2017), Ankur Arora Murder Case (2013), The Victim (2019), Don't Go (2018), Angels Crest (2011), Return to Zero (2014), Superstition (2001).

List of death of child movies

The Lovely Bones (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, New Zealand
Duration: 135 min.
Story: After being brutally murdered, 14-year-old Susie Salmon watches from heaven over her grief-stricken family -- and her killer. As she observes their daily lives, she must balance her thirst for revenge with her desire for her family to heal.
Style: psychological, emotional, tense, bleak, surreal ...
Plot: pedophile, afterlife, rape, loss of child, death in the family, family drama, loss of daughter, dealing with death, serial killer, tragic event, loss of family member, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: usa, delaware, pennsylvania, united states
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 6.0
 14K
Half Light (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rachel Carson, a best-selling crime novelist, is devastated and filled with guilt over the accidental death of her son. Hoping that a change of scenery will help alleviate her suffering, she leaves her home in the city and moves into a vacant ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, enigmatic, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: ghost, lighthouse, murder, supernatural, mentally unstable, uncover truth, death of child, loss of child, death in the family, woman in danger, female protagonist, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scotland, london, san francisco
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 5.2
 45K
Flatliners (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Five medical students, hoping to gain insight into the mystery of what lies beyond the confines of life, embark on a daring and dangerous experiment. By stopping their hearts for short periods of time, each triggers a near-death experience. As the ...
Style: serious, surprise ending, disturbing, light, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: medical experiment, near death experience, paranormal, medical student, death, experiment, morgue, afterlife, haunted by the past, paranoia, guilt, friendship ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s, year 2017
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Annabelle: Creation (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Several years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into their home, soon becoming the target of the dollmaker's possessed creation, Annabelle.
Style: psychotronic, rough, scary, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: evil doll, supernatural horror, ghost, supernatural, demonic possession, demon, supernatural power, nun, missing child, possessed girl, spirit, catholicism ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
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Ankur Arora Murder Case (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Romesh (Arjun Mathur) was a young medical intern who dared to dream. He was in awe of Dr. Asthana (Kay Kay Menon), the Chief of Surgery of the Shekhawat General Hospital. All he wanted to was be like him. He lived in with Riya, his co-intern and the ...
Style: suspense, psychological, captivating, sincere
Plot: surgery, death of child, doctor, snobbism, medicine, intelligence, doctors and patients, death, misdiagnosed, doctor patient relationship, insubordination, mastermind ...
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 7.7
 5K
The Victim (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: A grieving mother is accused of identifying online the man she believes killed her son. But is he really a notorious child murderer or a tragic victim of mistaken identity?
Style: unusual plot structure, suspense, suspenseful, contemplative, tense ...
Plot: murder, revenge, assault, court, police, death of child, mother, death, social media, trial, murder investigation, investigator ...
Place: scotland, glasgow scotland, edinburgh scotland
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 5.2
 1K
Don't Go (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Devastated by his daughter's death in a terrible accident, Ben becomes convinced that he can bring her back through a recurring dream. But is it just a dream? Or is Ben losing his mind?
Plot: bereavement, grief, death of child, death, smoking in bed, sex scene, shower, dream, beach, barefoot woman, male objectification, male nudity ...
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 5.8
 2K
Angels Crest (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The small working-class town of Angels Crest is a tight-knit community resting quietly in one of the vast and stunningly beautiful valleys of the Rocky Mountains. Ethan, one of the town's residents, is a young father but not much more than a ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: small town, parents and children, small town life, legal, forces of nature, death of child, snow, society, loss of son, social relations, family relations, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.4
 932
Return to Zero (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Based on the true story of a successful couple, Maggie and Aaron who are preparing for the arrival of their first child.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, gloomy
Plot: couple relations, life turned upside down, family problems, couples, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, pregnancy, husband wife relationship, drunkenness, adultery, infidelity, death of child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, las vegas
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The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 40 years after the first haunting at Eel Marsh House, a group of children evacuated from WWII London arrive, awakening the house's darkest inhabitant.
Style: gothic, scary, twist ending, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, child in peril, supernatural horror, countryside, danger, world war two, death of child, cemetery, evacuation, pursuit ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1940, year 1941
Place: england, london
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 5.1
 539
Superstition (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 19 year old babysitter aupair Julie is accused of murder when the bed of the sheltered baby inflames. Is seems as if Julie possesses rare telepathic skills, that she cannot control. Her young lawyer fights for her in court and against the public ...
Style: captivating, enigmatic, suspense, bleak, based on true events
Plot: false accusation, murder investigation, witchcraft, court, guilt, lawyer, women's prison, trial, death of child, superstition, baby, nanny ...
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 6.4
 154K
The Punisher (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When undercover FBI agent Frank Castle's wife and son are slaughtered, he becomes 'the Punisher' -- a ruthless vigilante willing to go to any length to avenge his family.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, vengeance, vigilantism, vigilante, anti hero, tough law enforcer, tough guy, tragic hero, torment, loss of child, lone wolves, tough heroes ...
Time: year 2003
Place: puerto rico, virginia, miami
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Grave of the Fireflies (1988)
Genre: Animation, Drama, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the final months of World War II, 14-year-old Seita and his sister Setsuko are orphaned when their mother is killed during an air raid in Kobe, Japan. After a falling out with their aunt, they move into an abandoned bomb shelter. With no ...
Style: touching, harsh, heartbreaking, stylized, depressing ...
Plot: orphan, siblings relations, survival, hunger, world war two, hiding place, death of parent, loss of parent, bomb, theft, war, homelessness ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1945, post world war two
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 5.5
 313
9:06 (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Slovenia, Germany
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A police inspector investigates an unusual suicide case. The investigation develops into an obsession, inspector starts living in the apartment of the deceased, digging through his life and gradually taking over his identity.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspense, gloomy ...
Plot: obsession, haunted by the past, police detective, police investigation, mysterious character, mystery, life is a bitch, destiny, death of child, ex husband ex wife relationship, father daughter relationship, guilt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: slovenia, europe
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Three Days and a Life (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Christmas 1999, in a peaceful little village in the Ardennes. The life of a young boy named Antoine will soon be devastated by three tragic events : the death of a dog, the vanishing of a child, and a big ravaging storm.
Style: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: boy, accidental killing, death of child, single mother, police investigation, doctor, death, 12 year old, medicine, childhood friend, christmas eve, changing lives ...
Time: year 1999, 90s, 2010s, 1990s
Place: belgium
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Yesterday Today Tomorrow (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 120 min.
Story: It’s a story of people and their secrets that tear them apart...The movie follows a surprising decision that each family member will make in the aftermath of a tragedy… life changing decisions that will either lead them to a future lasting ...
Style: psychological, tense, unusual plot structure, suspense, contemplative
Plot: ex husband ex wife relationship, siblings, death of daughter, death of child, band, mother daughter relationship, marriage proposal, infidelity, extramarital affair, father daughter relationship, university, adultery ...
Place: the philippines
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The Midnight Man (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A girl and her friends find a game in the attic that summons a creature known as The Midnight Man, who uses their worst fears against them.
Style: macabre, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, scary ...
Plot: game of death, fear, urban legend, demon, grandmother, group of friends, hallucination, death of child, candle, dementia, supernatural, supernatural horror ...
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Mary and Martha (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Wealthy American housewife Mary Morgan takes her bullied son George out of school for home education,including a trip to Southern Africa. Whilst in Mozambique George is bitten by a mosquito which crawls through a hole in his net and dies of malaria. ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: malaria, terminal illness, redemption, human spirit, dealing with death, hopes, money raising, life is a bitch, state affairs, parent child relationship, hospital, death of child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, usa, washington d.c., united states
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Katharina Luther (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The life of Katharina von Bora, a nun in the 16th century. When reading Martin Luther's writings about the freedom of the individual, she decides to leave the monastery - and gains the trust and love of the great reformer.
Style: psychological, contemplative, sincere, twists and turns, suspense
Plot: nun, strong female character, strong female lead, faith, husband wife relationship, sin, monk, bible, death of child, female nudity, businesswoman, reformation ...
Time: 16th century
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Damilola, Our Loved Boy (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Drama exploring the story of ten-year-old Damilola Taylor, who died on a housing estate in South London in 2000. After leaving Nigeria to embark on a new life in the UK, the young Damilola and his family are full of optimism. Little do they realise ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, disturbing, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: injustice, true crime, trial, husband wife relationship, justice, court, brother brother relationship, death of child, police, murder, police station, child murder ...
Time: year 2000
Place: africa, nigeria, london
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Asylum of Darkness (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After awakening in a mental asylum, a patient plans an escape to freedom, but finds an even more disturbing, supernatural world on the outside, one that threatens to keep him trapped in madness forever.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, rough, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, escape, insanity, supernatural power, female villain, death of child, mental institution, child murder, female monster, suicide, villainess, love ...
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 7.5
 3K
U Turn (2016)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A journalist who intents to write an article on traffic rule breakers gets dragged into a whirlpool of murder cases and deception.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: ghost, investigation, super strength, journalist, death of child, death of wife, drug addict, homeless man, reporter, danger, family relations, murder investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 534
Sun Scarred (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Katayama is on the way home to his wife and little daughter when he stumbles on a gang of punks beating up an innocent man. Katamaya decides to help the stranger and surprisingly wins the fight. This turns out to be a bad decision as his daughter is ...
Style: scary, disturbing, captivating, bleak, tense ...
Plot: killer child, revenge, suicide, death, cruelty to animal, homeless, funeral, murder, death of child, death of daughter, child in peril, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
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Mission Kashmir (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: A police officer adopts the son and sole survivor of a family he has massacred while pursuing a terrorist. After some time the foster son finds out what the stepfather did.
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, orphan, militant, vengeance, haunted by the past, family problems, criminal's revenge, family relations, childhood sweetheart, parents and children, death in the family, bollywood ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india, asia, kashmir
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Priest of Evil (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Detective Sergeant Timo Harjunpää of the Helsinki Violent Crimes Unit is an honest and conscientious cop;one of the city's very best;who loses his daughter in tragic circumstances. Despite the support he receives;Timo is unable to recover ...
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, psychotronic, ambiguous ending
Plot: police, serial killer, police corruption, chase, revenge, marital problem, bad cop, husband wife relationship, murder, parent child relationship, death of child, death of daughter ...
Time: 2000s
Place: helsinki finland, finland
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The Tesseract (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan, Thailand, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A psychologist, an Englishman, a bellboy and a wounded female assasin have their fates crossed at a sleazy Bangkok hotel.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: hitman, psychologist, assassination attempt, haunted by the past, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crime gone awry, rivalry, police investigation, danger, deadly, track down ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 5K
Phone (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Soon after Ji-won gets a new cell phone, her friend's young daughter, Yeong-ju, puts it to her ear and immediately begins screaming in terror. When other strange things start happening in connection with the phone, Ji-Won does some ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, journalism, cell phone, haunted by the past, obsession, mystery, supernatural, investigation, evil spirit, crimes, teenage life, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
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Love's Abiding Joy (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The continued Westward journey of settlers Missie and Willie Lahaye. Their roots now firmly planted as they set up homestead in the far West, Missie begins to realize her passion for teaching as Willie cares for the couple's young daughter ...
Style: uplifting, sentimental, touching, emotional, serious ...
Plot: family relations, family problems, optimism, crumbling marriage, couple relations, reunion, parents and children, death in the family, frame up, death of child, hopes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century, 21st century, contemporary, 1880s
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 4.8
 25K
Godsend (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A couple agree to have their deceased son cloned under the supervision of an enigmatic doctor, but bizarre things start to happen years after his rebirth.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense ...
Plot: cloning, experiment gone awry, genetic engineering, school, doctor, parents and children, family problems, life is a bitch, deadly, death in the family, dealing with death, clones ...
Time: contemporary
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The Accidental Tourist (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After the death of his son, Macon Leary, a travel writer, seems to be sleep walking through life. Macon's wife, seems to be having trouble too, and thinks it would be best if the two would just split up. After the break up, Macon meets a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: travel, starting over, hopes, couples, dysfunctional character, breakup, romance, love and romance, opposites attract, sibling relationship, dysfunctional family, dysfunctional marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, paris france, baltimore, london, california
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