Paper airplane movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant paper airplane movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, touching, feel good, serious and unusual plot structure films and TV shows about / with paper airplane, friendship, dialogue, storytelling, mentor, death, telephone call, destiny, catastrophe and culture clash plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Fantasy genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as paper airplane: Paper Planes (2014), The Paper Chase (1973), Lovers of the Arctic Circle (1998), Steak (2007), Chairman of the Board (1998), Ben (1972), Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium (2007), Dutch (1991), The Great Gilly Hopkins (2015), The Cold Lands (2013).

List of paper airplane movies

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Paper Planes (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Australia, Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film tells the story of 11-year-old Dylan (Ed Oxenbould), who is brought up by his father (Sam Worthington) in a remote town in the country of Australia. Dylan’s life is changed forever when he wins a place in the regional Paper Plane ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, feel good, serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ambition, contests and competitions, family relations, parents and children, championship, competition, death of parent, loss of parent, contest, winner, paper airplane, rich kid ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: japan, australia, tokyo, asia
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The Paper Chase (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A first-year law student struggles with balancing his coursework and his relationship with the daughter of a stern professor.
Style: uplifting, captivating, serious, feel good, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: college, law student, student life, college life, youth, contests and competitions, hopes, instructor, human nature, self discovery, fall in love, male friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: harvard university, usa, boston, california
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Lovers of the Arctic Circle (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Otto and Ana are kids when they meet each other. Their names are palindromes. They meet by chance, people are related by chance. A story of circular lives, with circular names, and a circular place (Círculo polar) where the day never ends in the ...
Style: non-linear, clever, contemplative, serious, touching ...
Plot: destiny, coincidence, brother sister incest, coming of age, snow, pilot, paper airplane, romance, relationships, magic realism, hopes, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: finland, antarctica, australia, scandinavia, spain ...
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 6.0
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Steak (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A French comedy with comedians Eric & Ramzy made by Quentin Dupieux a.k.a. Mr. Oizo.
Style: not serious, surreal, realistic, humorous, dark humor ...
Plot: money raising, gang, friends, physical appearance, society, buddies, disorder, parody, fish out of water, future dystopia, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: france
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Chairman of the Board (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A surfer becomes the head of a major company.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, chick flick
Plot: friendship, fish out of water, inventor, contests and competitions, nothing goes right, goofy hero, mad scientist, misfit, disorder, tv show, workplace romance, ambition ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, future
Place: venice beach california, las vegas, california
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Ben (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A lonely boy becomes good friends with Ben, a rat. This rat is also the leader of a pack of vicious killer rats, killing lots of people.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, sequel to cult film ...
Plot: rat, death, violence, friendship, dangerous animal, danger, animal life, boy, terror, survival horror, eaten alive, loneliness ...
Time: 70s, year 1972
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Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Molly Mahoney is the awkward and insecure manager of Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium, the strangest, most fantastic, most wonderful toy store in the world. But when Mr. Magorium bequeaths the store to her, a dark and ominous change begins to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: magic, miraculous event, objects come to life, toys, accountant, friendship, family, prodigy, mysterious character, curses spells and rituals, fish out of water, boss and employee ...
Place: new york, usa
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Dutch (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: To get to know his girlfriend's son, a man volunteers to pick him up from a prep school....only to learn that her son's not the nicest kid.
Style: road movie, feel good, light, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: road trip, prank, boarding school, reluctant partners, mischievous children, partners, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, social differences, culture clash, parents and children, working class ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, london, australia
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The Great Gilly Hopkins (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Wisecracking, gum-chewing 12-year-old Gilly is well known in the foster system. Totally unmanageable, she has stayed with more families than she can remember and has outwitted them all. After all, how can she settle down when her real mother, the ...
Style: entertaining, sincere, feel good, captivating
Plot: foster home, foster child, friendship, secret, bully, brother sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, social worker, name calling, social services, transformation, 12 year old ...
Place: maryland
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 6.2
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The Cold Lands (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After his mother’s sudden death, a young boy disappears into the deep woods of upstate New York and takes up with an unpredictable and mysterious drifter.
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, atmospheric, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: isolation, off the grid, in the woods, youth, losing-it hero, escapades, runaway, child in peril, coming of age, child protagonist, fear, single mother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, new york state
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Fatal Instinct (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A spoof of the late 80s and early 90s suspense thrillers and murder mysteries, including Basic Instinct, Sleeping With The Enemy, Cape Fear and others. A cop/attorney (yes he's both) is seduced by a woman while his wife is having an affair with ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, suspense, intense ...
Plot: parody, murder, femme fatale, on the run, love triangle, crimes, deadly, manipulation, dangerous attraction, manipulations, legal, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
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The Mighty Pawns (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Inner city kids are given new direction when they are convinced to join the school chess team.
Style: based on supposedly true story
Plot: ghetto, school principal, teaching, football, school bus, second chance, black american, teen angst, junior high school, inner city, prank, single parent ...
Time: 80s
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 5.3
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Eggshells (1969)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Experimental allegorical story about a group of hippie students in Austin, Texas, who move into an old big house in the woods. However, something else is there and it's influencing them.
Style: allegory, psychedelic
Plot: hippie, sex scene, tan line, balloon, sexual revolution, couples, settler, nudity (full frontal - brief), exploding car, symbolism, paper airplane, wedding ceremony ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: austin texas, texas
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Deadly Delicious (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mystery about a gourmet in love with two different women who winds up poisoned.
Plot: unplanned pregnancy, writing in blood, held captive, revenge, housewife, suicide, blood, miscarriage, captivity, food, love triangle, photograph ...
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Babar: The Movie (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, France, USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Children's book authors Jean and Laurent de Brunhoff's most beloved elephant comes to the big screen in this animated family tale. Elephant monarch King Babar tells the tale, that unfolds via flashback, of how a much-younger Barbar and his ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: village, rhinoceros, elephant, escapades, mischievous children, adventure, rescue, rivalry, heroes, family, young heroes, danger ...
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Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Martians, upset that their children have become obsessed with TV shows from Earth which extol the virtues of Santa Claus, start an expedition to Earth to kidnap the one and only Santa. While on Earth, they kidnap two lively children that lead the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: kidnapping, spacecraft, children, robot, space travel, alien encounter, santa claus, christmas, disorder, fish out of water, culture clash, benign alien ...
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Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Rocket Singh - Salesman of the Year is the sometimes thoughtless, sometimes thoughtful story of a fresh graduate trying to find a balance between the maddening demands of the 'professional' way, and the way of his heart - and stumbling ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, light, melancholic ...
Plot: ambition, salesman, business, working class, workplace situations, rise to the top, follow your dream, misfit, workplace, college graduate, success, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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We Are the Strange (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two outcasts fight for survival in a sinister fantasy world. Their lives are constantly in jeopardy after they're caught in the middle of a deadly battle between bizarre monsters on their way to the ice cream shop.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, semi serious, stylized, offbeat ...
Plot: supernatural, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, parallel world, survival, danger, heroes, adventure, deadly creature, escapades, monster, store ...
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The City and the Dogs (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Peru
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Four angry cadets have formed an inner circle in an attempt to beat the system and ward off the boredom and stifling confinement of the military academy, set off a chain of events that starts with a theft and leads to murder.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: snitch, military, investigation, murder, isolation, army, juvenile delinquency, life is a bitch, boarding school, kids in trouble, power relations, violence spree ...
Time: 80s
Place: peru, latin america
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Luminous Motion (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mom and her 10 year son motor around the country as she makes ends meet by turning tricks until her car breaks down. She then temporarily takes up with a hardware store owner until she gets her own place. Then the kid's father shows up to try ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, offbeat
Plot: family relations, on the road, dysfunctional family, single parent, store, parents and children, alcohol abuse, friendship, family problems, island, female director, horoscope ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, beirut lebanon
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As the Light Goes Out (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The bond of brotherhood is always stronger when you can be pitched into a life and death situation at any time and the only thing that gets you through the inferno is the trust that your brother will have your back. The firefighters of Hong Kong’s ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: firefighter, save the day, heroic mission, partners, politics, forces of nature, explosion, factory, fire brigade, danger, christmas, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013
Place: hong kong
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 7.8
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The Wind Rises (2013)
Genre: Animation, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Japan, France, USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A lifelong love of flight inspires Japanese aviation engineer Jiro Horikoshi, whose storied career includes the creation of the A-6M World War II fighter plane.
Style: touching, stylized, atmospheric, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: tuberculosis, hopes, love, world war two, dreams, earthquake, follow your dream, inventions and discoveries, love and romance, letter, airplane, great depression ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 40s, 20s, 30s ...
Place: japan, asia, germany, tokyo
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Futurama: The Beast with a Billion Backs (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fresh off ripping space-time a new one at the end of "Bender's Big Score," the Planet Express crew is back to mend the tear in reality, or (hopefully) at least not make it worse. Beyond the tear, though, lurks a being of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, futuristic, exciting, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: save the world, space and aliens, scientist, beast, alien, space travel, monster, professor, danger, evil alien, dating, police brutality ...
Time: future
Place: new york, tokyo
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Immortality (1998)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A vampire in London is searching for the ideal woman to 'redeem' him.
Style: stylized, psychological, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: asthma, vampire, asthma attack, womanizer, murder, woman in danger, supernatural, crimes, couples, dangerous attraction, romance, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, asia, europe, england, hong kong ...
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The Fire That Burns (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two boys in their early teens in a strictly-run pre-WWII Catholic School form a firm friendship which is troubled by an abbot who is obsessed with the younger of the students.
Plot: catholic, altar boy, child abuse, gym, german, knife, homosexual, letter, gay, coming of age, ink, sacrifice ...
Time: pre world war two, 1930s
Place: france, paris france
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Simply Irresistible (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After her mother's death, mediocre chef Amanda Shelton is having trouble attracting customers to her family's restaurant. While shopping for ingredients, she is given a magical crab by mysterious Gene O'Reilly. Afterward, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: restaurant, love, crab, chef, department store, romance, couple relations, custody, cinderella story, city life, singleness, opposites attract ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Shipping News (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An emotionally-beaten man with his young daughter moves to his ancestral home in Newfoundland to reclaim his life.
Style: serious, captivating, sentimental, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: adultery, redemption, small town, haunted by the past, starting over, single parent, survival, isolation, kidnapping, reporter, island, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, atlantic ocean, new jersey, newfoundland
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The Science of Sleep (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Italy, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A man entranced by his dreams and imagination is lovestruck with a French woman and feels he can show her his world.
Style: surreal, psychological, sentimental, contemplative, meditative ...
Audience: date night
Plot: magic, daydreamer, escape from reality, painting, friendship, new job, dreams, romance, introspection, love, dancer, visionary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, mexico, france, europe, latin america ...
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Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Two minor characters from the play, "Hamlet" stumble around unaware of their scripted lives and unable to deviate from them.
Style: witty, talky, clever, humorous, tragicomedy ...
Plot: destiny, existentialism, prince, actor, backstage, tennis, experiment, mad, disorder, actress, palaces castles and temples, quibbling ...
Time: 17th century
Place: europe, denmark, england
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Requiem for a Dream (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The hopes and dreams of four ambitious people are shattered when their drug addictions begin spiraling out of control. A look into addiction and how it overcomes the mind and body.
Style: psychological, bleak, disturbing, atmospheric, depressing ...
Plot: heroin, drug abuse, addiction, life is a bitch, drug addiction, depression, downfall, drug use, destructive relationship, drugs/alcohol, degradation, hallucination ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city
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