Loss of wife movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant loss of wife movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychological and touching films and TV shows about / with loss of wife, death, husband wife relationship, blood, widower, father daughter relationship, death of wife, hospital, murder and vengeance plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as loss of wife: Fear X (2003), Captain Fantastic (2016), The Body (2012), Tell No One (2006), The Faith of Anna Waters (2016), The Sea of Trees (2015), Fire of Conscience (2010), Jayne Mansfield's Car (2012), Evil Never Dies (2003), Father's Affair (2003).

List of loss of wife movies

Fear X (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Canada, UK, Brazil
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When his wife is killed in a seemingly random incident Harry, prompted by mysterious visions, journeys to discover the true circumstances surrounding her murder.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: murder, loss of wife, haunted by the past, obsession, amateur detective, investigation, hotel, neo noir, hallucination, security guard, surveillance, depression ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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Captain Fantastic (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A father living in the forests of the Pacific Northwest with his six young kids tries to assimilate back into society.
Style: intellectual, philosophical, touching, sad, cerebral ...
Audience: kids
Plot: off the grid, family drama, home schooling, parenthood, road trip, funeral, loss of wife, survivalist, teenage girl, family values, family bonds, children ...
Place: washington state, oregon
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The Body (2012)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A woman’s body disappears mysteriously from the morgue without a trace. Police inspector Jaime Peña investigates the strange occurrence with the help of Álex Ulloa, the widower of the missing woman.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, missing person, investigation, crimes, uncover truth, morgue, infidelity, haunted by the past, adultery, mystery, love, loss of wife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain
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Tell No One (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A man receives a mysterious e-mail appearing to be from his wife, who was murdered years earlier. As he frantically tries to find out whether she's alive, he finds himself being implicated in her death.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, psychological, serious, suspense ...
Plot: frame up, investigation, murder, crimes, corpse, crime, serial killer, haunted by the past, disappearance, dishonesty, deadly, grief ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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The Faith of Anna Waters (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Singapore, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When young and successful reporter Jamie finds out that her sister has died in mysterious circumstances, she travels to Singapore to uncover the truth. There, she discovers multiple deaths linked to her sister's and must join forces with her ...
Style: enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, demonic
Plot: exorcism, investigation, death, possessed human, hallucination, possessed girl, evil, exorcist, loss of wife, paranormal, evil spirit, demonic possession ...
Place: singapore
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The Sea of Trees (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A suicidal American befriends a Japanese man lost in a forest near Mt. Fuji and the two search for a way out.
Style: rough, suspense, tense, suspenseful, touching
Plot: suicidal, forest, doctor, funeral, spirituality, suicide, marital problem, loss of wife, suicide thoughts, rescue, anger, professor ...
Place: japan, mount fuji
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Fire of Conscience (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Fire of Conscience is an 2010 Hong Kong action/thriller film directed by Dante Lam and starring Leon Lai and Richie Ren. The Chinese name is derived in one of the action scenes where Lai has to chase Ren through a street of dragon dance.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, uncover truth, tough heroes, danger, investigation, crimes, dishonesty, prostitute, loss of wife, parade, torture, shot to death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, hong kong
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Jayne Mansfield's Car (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Alabama; 1969: The death of a clan's estranged wife and mother brings together two very different families. Do the scars of the past hide differences that will tear them apart, or expose truths that could lead to unexpected collisions?
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, light, semi serious ...
Plot: culture clash, family feud, society, spouse leaving, family relations, eccentric family, widower, loss of wife, disorder, family gatherings, held at gunpoint, handcuffs ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969, 1960s
Place: alabama, usa
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Evil Never Dies (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After his wife is brutally murdered, a policeman transfers to patrol duty at a college, only to discover that the now-executed murderder may be brought back to life as part of a professor's experiment.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, scary
Plot: murder, police, experiment, professor, college, serial killer, back from the dead, evil man, corpse, loss of wife, evil, woman's neck broken ...
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Father's Affair (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Armin is in crisis. One fateful day he discovers he is infertile and has been throughout his life. From this he discovers his first wife, Monika, was unfaithful before she died. How else could she have the child that Armin thought was always his? ...
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: unfaithful wife, infidelity, infertility, father son relationship, loss of wife, drunkenness, uncover truth, male female relationship, loss of mother, taxi, grandfather, hospital ...
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Spider Forest (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A recently widowed TV producer is drawn to an isolated cabin in a mysterious woods. KANG Min regains his consciousness 14 days after brain surgery following a mysterious accident he had in the forest. Shockingly enough, the first thing he says is ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Plot: murder, ghost, forest, supernatural, uncover truth, mystery, life is a bitch, deadly, danger, haunted by the past, police investigation, mistaken identity ...
Time: contemporary
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Quiet Chaos (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Pietro is a successful businessman with a wife and a daughter. One day he helps his brother save two women from drowning at the beach. When he returns home he finds that his wife has died. Now Pietro has to take care of his daughter, Claudia. When ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, contemplative
Plot: starting over, self discovery, parents and children, family problems, single parent, save the lady, family relations, hopes, death in the family, brother brother relationship, rescue from drowning, single father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
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Younger and Younger (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The eccentric owner of a Los Angeles self-storage company finds his world come crashing down when his long-suffering wife dies, only to return as a beautiful ghost.
Style: surreal, humorous, semi serious, touching, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: ghost, parents and children, family relations, artists and showbiz, love affair, infidelity, nervous breakdown, husband wife relationship, nightclub, loss of wife, heart attack, couples ...
Time: 90s
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Wake of Death (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain, South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Action superstar, Jean-Claude Van Damme (Universal Soldier, Street Fighter), is back and at his hard-hitting best as Ben Archer, an ex-mob enforcer seeking revenge against a ruthless Chinese kingpin responsible for his wife's brutal murder. ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, martial arts, murder, mortal combat, gangsters, tough heroes, deadly, crimes, danger, rivalry, one against many, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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Up (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and experiencing life to its fullest. But at age 78, life seems to have passed him by, until a twist of fate (and a persistent 8-year old Wilderness Explorer named Russell) gives ...
Style: feel good, exciting, touching, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, follow your dream, loneliness, friendship, journey, dog, friends, obsessive quest, dreams, aging, mischievous children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, south america, venezuela, mount everest
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Shadows in the Sun (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An aspiring young writer (Jackson) tracks a literary titan (Keitel) suffering from writers block to his refuge in rural Italy and learns about life and love from the irascible genius and his daughters.
Style: touching, feel good, realistic, sincere, humorous ...
Plot: writer's life, village life, fall in love, odd couple, writer's block, publisher, father daughter relationship, loss of wife, exile, train ride, hopes, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy, europe, london, england, tuscany
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The Other Man (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of a husband who suspects his wife of adultery, and sets out to track down the other man in her life.
Style: psychological, serious, sincere, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: family problems, love affair, crumbling marriage, obsession, dishonesty, human nature, infidelity, betrayal, love triangle, adultery, husband wife relationship, secret lover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, milan italy, england
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The Last of Sheila (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A year after Sheila is killed in a hit-and-run, her multimillionaire husband invites a group of friends to spend a week on his yacht playing a scavenger hunt-style mystery game. The game turns out to be all too real and all too deadly.
Style: clever, suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: murder mystery, murder, mind game, whodunit, yacht, vengeance, danger, disorder, deadly, manipulation, investigation, puzzle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mediterranean sea, california
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The Fountain (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Spanning over one thousand years, and three parallel stories, The Fountain is a story of love, death, spirituality, and the fragility of our existence in this world.
Style: surreal, artsy, atmospheric, melancholic, stylized ...
Plot: immortality, metaphysics, queen, reincarnation, tragic love, terminal illness, loneliness, love of one's life, death, cancer, loss of loved one, tree ...
Time: future, 16th century, contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, latin america, europe, guatemala, central america
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Corrina, Corrina (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Manny Singer's wife dies, his young daughter Molly becomes mute and withdrawn. To help cope with looking after Molly, he hires sassy housekeeper Corrina Washington, who coaxes Molly out of her shell and shows father and daughter a whole ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, chick flick
Plot: interracial romance, friendship, self discovery, nanny, parents and children, single parent, housekeeper, single father, romance, family life, starting over, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, los angeles
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The Boys Are Back (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When the wife of sports-writer Joe Warr dies of cancer, he takes on the responsibility of raising their 6-year-old son, and his teenage son from a previous marriage. As Joe rejects the counsel of his mother-in-law and other parents, he develops his ...
Style: touching, melancholic, sentimental, romantic, inspirational ...
Plot: single parent, parenthood, single father, overcoming, widower, cancer, step siblings, family problems, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, life turned upside down, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, australia, tokyo, ireland ...
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Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas (2013)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the 16th century in the Cévennes, a horse dealer by the name of Michael Kohlhaas leads a happy and prosperous family life. When a lord treats him unjustly, this pious, upstanding man raises an army and puts the country to fire and sword in order ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, stylized
Plot: injustice, rebellion, folk hero, revolution, rebelliousness, vengeance, righting the wronged, price of justice, life is a bitch, social differences, society, protestant ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, europe
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The Attack (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, War
Country: Lebanon, France, Qatar, Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An Arab surgeon living in Tel Aviv discovers a dark secret about his wife in the aftermath of a suicide bombing.
Style: tense, captivating, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: uncover truth, terrorism, investigation, danger, occupation, society, radical, suicide bomber, husband wife relationship, loss of wife, deadly, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, palestinian authority, middle east, tel aviv israel
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Bouquet of Barbed Wire (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: When Peter Manson's daughter falls pregnant by her teacher, he is afraid that he has lost her forever. But are his fears more than just fatherly concern?
Style: psychological, emotional, serious, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, dysfunctional family, family problems, couple relations, life turned upside down, parents and children, haunted by the past, loss of wife, car accident, teacher, daughter, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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Stressed to Kill (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After suffering a heart attack, Bill (Bill Oberst) takes his doctor's advice literally to eliminate the stresses from his life. The plan is working until his killings attract the attention of a psychotic cop (Armand Assante) who isn't sure ...
Plot: blood, death, justice, rudeness, alcohol, medicine, karma, blood pressure, stress, divorce, elevator, doctor ...
Place: florida
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Inception (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Cobb, a skilled thief who commits corporate espionage by infiltrating the subconscious of his targets is offered a chance to regain his old life as payment for a task considered to be impossible: "inception", the implantation of another ...
Style: psychological, mind bending, clever, cerebral, suspenseful ...
Plot: parallel world, haunted by the past, mind control, manipulations, virtual reality, teamwork, redemption, imagination, philosophy, subconscious, alternate reality, hi-tech ...
Time: 2010s, near future
Place: sydney australia, paris france, japan, kenya, africa ...
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The Great Ecstasy of Robert Carmichael (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a small English coastal town, three teenage boys are drawn into a world of temptation and violence. Bored, troubled and excluded, the boys are unable to accept or even recognise moral boundaries. Their actions move inexorably towards a truly ...
Style: brutal, suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: teenage rape, gang rape, violence, gang, teenager, brutality, social class, cruelty, rape, coastal town, undressing, murder ...
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Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: When Dracula leaves the captive Jonathan Harker and Transylvania for London in search of Mina Harker -- the spitting image of Dracula's long-dead wife, Elisabeta -- obsessed vampire hunter Dr. Van Helsing sets out to end the madness.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, captivating, dark ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, dark fantasy, dangerous attraction, legends and myths, supernatural romance, supernatural, vampire human love, beast, chase, immortality, love and romance, love affair ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 15th century, victorian england, victorian era ...
Place: transylvania, england, london, europe, romania ...
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St. Vincent (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young boy whose parents just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic, war veteran who lives next door.
Style: realistic, humorous, inspirational, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, neighbor, family relations, parents and children, youth, coming of age, drinking, mentor, divorce, unlikely friendships, husband wife relationship, character study ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1965, year 1946
Place: usa, new jersey, california
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Tone-Deaf (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman leaves for a quiet weekend in the country after losing her job and imploding her latest dysfunctional relationship. She rents a country house from an old-fashioned widower who’s struggling to hide his psychopathic tendencies. Soon, two ...
Style: surreal
Plot: spider, cunnilingus, fired, hare krishna, political satire, piano, loss of wife, woman wearing glasses, kidnapped woman, nightmare, dementia, talking to self ...
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