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, thought provoking, touching, serious, humorous and weird films and TV shows about / with paper airplane, friendship, destiny, love, catastrophe, mentor, dialogue, death, storytelling and runaway plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance 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), Minari (2020), Babar: The Movie (1989), Planet of the Apes (1968), Handsome Devil (2016), Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium (2007), On Happiness Road (2017), Fatal Instinct (1993).

List of paper airplane movies

 6.2
 5K
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: sentimental, touching, serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: coming of age, ambition, contests and competitions, family relations, parents and children, championship, competition, youth, winner, contest, childhood, boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: australia, japan, 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: intense, serious, uplifting, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: college, law student, lawyer, justice, love story, betrayal, legal, college life, student life, youth, studying, self discovery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: harvard university, california, usa, boston
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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: philosophical, cerebral, heartbreaking, art house, non-linear ...
Plot: destiny, brother sister incest, coming of age, incest, love, forbidden love, melancholy, magic realism, relationships, youth, romance, coincidence ...
Time: 90s
Place: finland, spain, antarctica, australia, antarctic ...
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 7.4
 82K
Minari (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A Korean-American family moves to Arkansas in search of their own American Dream. With the arrival of their sly, foul-mouthed, but incredibly loving grandmother, the stability of their relationships is challenged even more in this new life in the ...
Style: sad, sincere, captivating, thought provoking, interesting ...
Plot: korean american, grandmother grandson relationship, countryside, american dream, friendship, farmer, korean, grandmother granddaughter relationship, family relations, husband wife relationship, family, new life ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: arkansas
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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: touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: elephant, rescue mission, self confidence, symbol, family, rhinoceros, village, pyramid, crocodile, friends who live together, army, crown ...
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Planet of the Apes (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An U.S. Spaceship lands on a desolate planet, stranding astronaut Taylor in a world dominated by apes, 2000 years into the future, who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his ...
Style: twist ending, philosophical, surprise ending, futuristic, apocalyptic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: astronaut, time travel, post apocalypse, plot twist, space and aliens, survival, end of the world, monkey, twists and turns, slavery, space exploration, apocalypse ...
Time: future, stone age, near future
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 7.0
 15K
Handsome Devil (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Ireland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A music-mad 16-year-old outcast at a rugby-mad boarding school forms an unlikely friendship with his dashing new roommate.
Style: touching, captivating, disturbing, thought provoking, gay cinema ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: gay, boarding school, school, friendship between men, outcast, team, gay teenager, friendship, gay slur, rugby, rivalry, humiliation ...
Place: ireland
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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, sweet, light, motivational ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: magic, objects come to life, miraculous event, friendship, family, accountant, mysterious character, prodigy, faith, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, boss and employee ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa
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On Happiness Road (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Chi earned her American dream after persevering with her studies in Taiwan. Following her grandmothers’ death, Chi returns to her family on Happiness Road, where she begins to feel nostalgic about her childhood and starts to contemplate the ...
Style: non-linear
Plot: teenager, family relations, little girl, american dream, piano, childhood, rooster, grandmother, subway, factory, train, pigeon ...
Place: taiwan
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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: parody, humorous, sexy, suspense, intense ...
Plot: femme fatale, adultery, attempted murder, murder, revenge, crimes, lawyer, courtroom, love triangle, secretary, blonde, on the run ...
Time: 90s
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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: calling for help, male female relationship, cookbook, revenge, food, husband wife relationship, cheating wife, wedding anniversary, retribution, menage a trois, food poisoning, captivity ...
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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: feel good, humorous, inspirational, light, entertaining ...
Plot: business, ambition, salesman, rise to the top, follow your dream, workplace situations, working class, workplace, misfit, fish out of water, college graduate, 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, dark ...
Plot: supernatural, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, survival, parallel world, adventure, heroes, deadly creature, escapades, monster, forest, battles ...
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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: captivating, tense, thought provoking, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: army, snitch, military, investigation, isolation, murder, power relations, kids in trouble, boarding school, juvenile delinquency, coming of age, life is a bitch ...
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: serious, realistic, psychological, offbeat
Plot: coming of age, road trip, family relations, on the road, dysfunctional family, mother son relationship, family problems, single parent, parents and children, friendship, store, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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: serious, exciting, realistic, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: save the day, disaster, partners, heroic mission, politics, forces of nature, firefighter, fire brigade, factory, friendship, survival, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013
Place: hong kong, china
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 7.7
 87K
The Wind Rises (2013)
Genre: Animation, Biography, Drama, 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, sentimental, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: kids
Plot: world war two, tuberculosis, earthquake, hopes, dreams, airplane, flying, aviation, love and romance, wartime, culture clash, imagination ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: japan, germany, tokyo, asia
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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, melancholic, stylized, talky, not serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: space and aliens, alien, beast, save the world, scientist, robot, monster, technology, parallel universe, evil alien, writers, redemption ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, new york
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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: dark, stylized, psychological, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, asthma, fatal attraction, romance, dangerous attraction, womanizer, murder, seduction, woman in danger, crimes, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, hong kong, england, asia, europe ...
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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: gay, coming of age, lgbt, catholic, childhood, lgbtq, youth, school, religion, altar boy, love, obsession ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two
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: fairy tale, romantic, sentimental, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: food, love, magic, chef, cooking, cooking and food, romance, magic realism, witch, vengeance, black magic, culture clash ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Shipping News (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA, Sweden
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An emotionally-beaten man with his young daughter moves to his ancestral home in Newfoundland to reclaim his life.
Style: melancholic, stylized, emotional, serious, captivating ...
Plot: small town, redemption, adultery, single parent, isolation, survival, depression, kidnapping, reporter, starting over, haunted by the past, adaptation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, new jersey, atlantic ocean, newfoundland
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The Science of Sleep (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
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, mind bending, psychedelic, visually appealing ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love, dreams, romance, magic, daydreamer, artist, escape from reality, surrealism, dream, imagination, painting, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, mexico, france, latin america, europe ...
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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, philosophical, funny, humorous ...
Plot: shakespeare, destiny, greed, insanity, irreverent, justice, life & death, literature, mentor, betrayal, catastrophe, dark humor ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, europe, denmark
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Police Academy 5: Assignment: Miami Beach (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Police Academy misfits travel to Miami, Florida for their academy's commanding officer, Lassard, to receive a prestigious lifetime award pending his retirement, which takes a turn involving a group of jewel thieves after their stolen loot ...
Style: humorous, absurd, parody, unusual plot structure, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, golf, police academy, crimes, police investigation, farce, shark, male nudity, lone hero, catastrophe, underdog, life philosophy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: miami beach, miami, usa, florida
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Outside Providence (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In this coming-of-age comedy, Tim Dunphy is leading a go-nowhere existence, spending his days smoking pot and hanging out with his best friend, Drugs Delaney. But Tim's lazy days of getting high are jettisoned after a brush with the law ...
Style: feel good, humorous, intense, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, teenager, romance, high school life, father son relationship, love, adaptation, family relations, prank, honest, parents and children, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, rhode island, new jersey, connecticut, florida ...
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 7.1
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Windstruck (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea, Hong Kong
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When police officer Kyungjin met with Myungwoo accidentally in a crime, she found that this responsible teacher was a really nice guy. At that night, Kyungjin got into a fight with a bunch of high school kids and got trouble in a big gun fight ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, inspirational, romantic ...
Plot: romance, true love, fall in love, police officer, forbidden love, obsession, redemption, wooing, crimes, on the run, track down, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea
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 4.8
 1K
Martial Law (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An undercover cop teams up with a martial-arts expert to stop a gang of drug smugglers and car thieves.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, retro ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, undercover, female fighter, police, lapd, fistfight, warrior, showdown, martial law, working undercover, partners against crime, rescue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
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Roads to Koktebel (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A widowed aeronautics engineer, who has lost his job, travels with his son hopping freight trains from Moscow to Koktebel, a town by the Black Sea, to start a new life with the father's sister.
Style: psychological, sentimental, atmospheric, touching, road movie ...
Plot: boy, father son relationship, parents and children, family relations, hopes, alcohol abuse, human nature, family life, coming of age, journey, on the road, death of mother ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia, ukraine, black sea, crimea
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 7.6
 151K
I Am Sam (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Sam has the mental capacity of a 7-year-old. He has a daughter with a homeless woman who abandons them when they leave the hospital, leaving Sam to raise Lucy on his own. But as Lucy grows up, Sam's limitations start to become a problem and the ...
Style: inspirational, emotional, touching, sad, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: mentally challenged, father daughter relationship, lawyer, disability, single father, social services, custody, custody battle, child custody, parents and children, parenthood, justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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