False friend movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant false friend movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, semi serious and serious films and TV shows about / with false friend, murder, friendship, punched in the face, death, manipulative behavior, male objectification, manipulative person, photograph and telephone call plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as false friend: The Diamond Arm (1969), Project Blue Book (2019), A Killer Among Friends (1992), Behind Me (2008), Coyote's Morning (2001), Deadgirl (2008), The Occupant (2020), Point Break (1991), Joker (2019), Room for Rent (2019).

List of false friend movies

The Diamond Arm (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Semyon Gorbunkov goes on a cruise with a smuggler on board. In Istanbul, he slips and breaks his arm. What he didn't know is that this was a signal for the gang of smugglers.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: smuggling, cons and scams, undercover agent, farce, soviet, crimes, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, gem, espionage, police station, seduction ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: soviet union, istanbul turkey, russia
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Project Blue Book (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A chronicle of the true top secret U.S. Air Force-sponsored investigations into UFO-related phenomena in the 1950s and ’60s, known as “Project Blue Book.”
Style: based on true events, captivating, exciting, enigmatic, twists and turns ...
Plot: ufo, alien, cold war, alien abduction, special agents, space and aliens, physicist, paranormal activity, alien contact, scientific research, alien encounter, investigation ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: usa
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A Killer Among Friends (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film tells why a girl was killed by two of her best friends.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, unusual plot structure, enigmatic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, drowning, grief, family relations, true crime, investigation, lie, killer, false friend, rivalry, rivals, envy ...
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Behind Me (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The twenty-something Betty comes to a remote small town and strikes a friendship with the fourteen-year old local girl Lea, who is fascinated by her new friend's tales of partying and living in the fast lane in the big city. Betty has ulterior ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, psychological, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: teenage life, friendship, destructive relationship, social misfits, youth, drug abuse, small town, betrayal, false friend, teenage prostitution, female friendship, escort ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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Coyote's Morning (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kuba, a young cartoon artist who works as a waiter at sophisticated parties, falls in love with beautiful Noemi and accidentally gets involved in gangster affairs
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: true love, gangsters, love affair, couples, romance, life is a bitch, unlikely couple, crimes, artists and showbiz, down on your luck, criminal organization, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, poland, warsaw poland, central europe
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Deadgirl (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When high school misfits Rickie and JT decide to ditch school and find themselves lost in the crumbling facility of a nearby abandoned hospital, they come face-to-face with a gruesome discovery: a body of a woman stripped naked, chained to a table ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, suspense, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: necrophilia, sexual abuse, rape, mental institution, moral dilemma, sexual perversion, best friends, mentally unstable, depravity, high school, teenager, zombie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: spain
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The Occupant (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An unemployed executive is forced to sell his apartment. When he discovers that he still has the keys, he becomes obsessed with the family that now lives there and decides to recover the life he has lost, at any price.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: couple relations, blackmail, unemployed, suspicion, intruder, chambermaid, pedophile, beating, jealousy, couples, sociopath, advertising ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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Point Break (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the coastal town of Los Angeles, a gang of bank robbers call themselves The Ex-Presidents commit their crimes while wearing masks of Reagan, Carter, Nixon and Johnson. The F.B.I. believes that the members of the gang could be surfers and send ...
Style: exciting, surprise ending, suspenseful, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: extreme sport, bank robbery, extreme sports, working undercover, gang, special agents, undercover, surfer, fbi, surfing, ex athlete, wave ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, australia, hawaii
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Joker (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.
Style: thought provoking, suspense, atmospheric, bleak, cynical ...
Plot: mental illness, psycho, insanity, psychological trauma, social decay, villain, social problems, mental patient, bad attitude, character change, evil clown, social problem ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, 20th century, year 1981
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The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Lewis goes to live with his uncle in a creaky old house that contains a mysterious ticktock noise. When Lewis accidentally awakens the dead, the town's sleepy facade magically springs to life with a secret world of witches and ...
Style: psychotronic, fairy tale, entertaining, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, horror for children
Plot: haunted house, magician, spell, secret passageway, uncle, clock, warlock, back from the dead, demon, friendship, orphan, halloween ...
Time: year 1955, 1950s, 50s
Place: michigan
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Room for Rent (2019)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Lonely widow Joyce rents out a room in her house and becomes dangerously obsessed with one of her guests.
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense, bleak, dark humor
Plot: rape, age difference, widow, sexual abuse, female psychopath, lust, rapist, obsession, sociopath, mental illness, loneliness, socially awkward ...
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Oh, Ramona! (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Romania
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Oh, Ramona! seeks the transformation of Andrew from a teenager into an adult who lives candidly and selflessly his first love story, innocent and uninvolved, alternating with the second, intense and insane story, incapable of making a choice. Oh, ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, light, feel good, sex comedy
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: first sexual experience, coming of age, adolescence, loss of virginity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage sexuality, male virgin, sexual fantasy, school, friend, virginity, awkward situation ...
Place: bucharest
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Big Bad Wolf (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Cameron, a group of hunters is attacked by a wild animal, and Charlie Cowley survives, but sees his brother Scott dying. Seven years later, his teenage nephew Derek Cowley steals the key of his stepfather's cabin in the isolated Fire Road ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, deadly creature, serial killer, gory, survival, teenage life, dangerous animal, adventurer, supernatural, stalking, stepfather, college ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, london, england, africa
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Hunk (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A "devilish" tale about an ordinary guy who is visited by a beautiful apparition promising him popularity and drop-dead good looks in exchange for his soul. Transformed overnight into a "hunk," he soon discovers there may be hell ...
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, cult film, sex comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, nerd, couples, disorder, womanizer, love and romance, unlikely couple, fall in love, switching roles, cons and scams, physical appearance, beach house ...
Place: california
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Consequences (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovenia, Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After being sent to a youth detention centre, 18-year-old Andrej has to fight for his place within the group of inmates while getting closer to Željko, their informal leader, and struggling to keep his repressed secret in the dark.
Style: gay cinema, serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: closeted homosexual, closeted gay, troubled youth, gang leader, secret, blackmail, friendship, friendship between men, manipulation, gay protagonist, sexual repression, repressed sexuality ...
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A Trap for the General (1971)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Immediately after the war, OZNA insert an outstanding intelligence agent to catch the General Draza Mihajlovic.
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, trap, world war two, ruse, capture, cold, mountain, girl, manhunt, river, spy, secret ...
Time: year 1945
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, serbia, bosnia
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Faultless (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Constance, a 40-years-old real estate agent, gets fired from her job. With no options left, she contacts her former boss, from the small agency where she started her career. To her surprise, he is hiring, but explains he may have already found ...
Plot: pushed from height, 40 year old, bad guy wins, jogging, pursuit, oral sex, pubic hair, liar, disco, woman kills woman, female lawyer, stalker ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
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Django, Prepare a Coffin (1968)
Genre: Western, Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mysterious gunfighter named Django is employed by a local crooked political boss as a hangman to execute innocent locals framed by the boss, who wants their land. What the boss doesn't know is that Django isn't hanging the men at all, ...
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti hero, anti heroes, betrayal, good versus evil, burned alive, lone wolves, dishonesty, danger, deadly, mysterious character, desert, vengeance ...
Time: 1880s
Place: mexico
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Hanni & Nanni (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A drama centered around twins attending the same boarding school.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: twins, boarding school, friendship, mischievous children, youth, social relations, disorder, school, adventure, couples, heroes, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
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A Teacher's Obsession (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A high-school English teacher becomes dangerously obsessed with a star athlete who needs academic help.
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: teacher student relationship, high school, teacher, manipulative woman, female protagonist, lesbian subtext, couples, society, danger, false friend, lesbian, lesbian interest ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Something for Everyone (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An opportunistic young man working as a servant to a European countess uses his sexual talents to better his station in life.
Style: twists and turns, dark humor, clever, biting, realistic ...
Plot: murder, estate, manipulation, older woman younger man sex, master and servant, crimes, crime, dishonesty, love and romance, palaces castles and temples, loss of fortune, power relations ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 70s
Place: austria, europe, prussia, central europe, bavaria ...
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Bad Johnson (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Women are practically throwing themselves at Rich and he can’t seem to control himself. But he continually blames his penis, which seems to have a mind of its own. After ruining yet another promising relationship with Jamie, Rich has finally had ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, absurd, offbeat ...
Plot: womanizer, wish come true, vulgarity, couples, imaginary, life turned upside down, transformation, sexual relations, addiction, fish out of water, sex addict, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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I Killed Einstein, Gentlemen (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This futuristic science fiction comedy features an atomic bomb blast that causes women to grow beards and lose the ability to have children. A summit meeting is held at the United Nations, with the proposed solution of building a time machine. The ...
Style: dark humor, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: time paradox, time machine, secret mission, coach, kidnapper, maid, topless woman, violin, selfish woman, race against time, german accent, shooting ...
Time: 90s, 1910s, year 1999, future, 1990s
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague, central europe
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Tormented (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film centers on Darren Mullet, a bullied asthmatic, driven to suicide by his tormented life - ignored by his parents, ridiculed by his teachers and bullied at school. He returns from the dead to pay his teenage tormentors a final visit.
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: slasher, high school, prank, school, suicide, drowning, vengeance, ghost, teenage life, revenge, serial killer, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In New York in 1995 Dr. Richard Jacks is a creator of perfumes. Thus he spends his days inventing new colorful and well smelling potions and certainly caring for his girlfriend Sarah Carver. But when he discovers that his greatgrandfather, called ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, sexy, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: gender bending, split personality, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, switching roles, disorder, hidden identity, supernatural ability, fish out of water, transformation, femme fatale, double life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
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Catching Faith (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: From the outside, Alexa has the perfect life. Her son is the high school football star, daughter a straight A student and her husband is CFO of a booming start-up company. The sudden death ...
Style: christian film, light, contemplative, uplifting, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teen drama, teens
Plot: high school athlete, faith, high school, belief in god, christianity, christian, catholic, student, high school student, teenage girl, friendship, african american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, america, wisconsin
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Odd Girl Out (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A mother and her daughter confront the intimidation of teen peer pressure and the emotionally brutalizing social rituals of high school.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, high school, school, buddies, lifestyle, family relations, friendship, youth, misfit, love and romance, rivalry, teachers and students ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Ichi the Killer: Episode 0 (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
Story: A masochistic mobster meets his match in the dark streets of Tokyo. His nemesis, Ichi, is a psychopathic killer with an unrelenting thirst for bloodshed. A horrifying secret burns in his mind, and his hands deal death without mercy. At last, the ...
Style: disturbing, adult animation
Plot: psychopath, origin of hero, yakuza, corruption, mental illness, rage, murder, brutality, beating, fight, good versus evil, panic ...
Place: tokyo, japan
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Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris (1975)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three attendees at a puppet theater don various roles in order to sing a variety of songs by Jacques Brel, all while hippies and other eccentrics cavort about them.
Style: experimental, surreal, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: theater, love and romance, bittersweet, human nature, oldies, world, trenchcoat, butt naked, wedding dress, nudity (full frontal - brief), bullfighting, cane ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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The Forest for the Trees (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 81 min.
Story: As an awkward idealistic high school teacher begins her first job in the city, things turn out to be much tougher than she had imagined.
Style: emotional, sincere, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: teacher, dedicated educator, life is a bitch, fish out of water, idealism, workplace situations, hardcase students, misfit, workplace, society, unsupportive coworkers, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
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