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 suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending, touching and suspense films and TV shows about / with loss of wife, death, death of wife, husband wife relationship, photograph, murder, widower, flashback, hospital and violence plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, Canada, UK 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), Younger and Younger (1993), Up (2009), The Fountain (2006), The Boys Are Back (2009).

List of loss of wife movies

 6.0
 6K
Fear X (2003)
Genre: 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, psychological, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, loss of wife, haunted by the past, obsession, amateur detective, investigation, hotel, neo noir, hallucination, depression, surveillance, security guard ...
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, touching, sad, philosophical, cerebral ...
Audience: kids
Plot: off the grid, parenthood, road trip, home schooling, family drama, funeral, loss of wife, family values, teenage girl, family bonds, children, single father ...
Place: washington state, oregon
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 7.6
 46K
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, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, infidelity, morgue, crimes, missing person, haunted by the past, uncover truth, adultery, love, mystery, mistress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, barcelona
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 7.5
 47K
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, crimes, murder, corpse, crime, serial killer, haunted by the past, deadly, dishonesty, grief, disappearance ...
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, bleak, suspenseful, demonic
Plot: exorcism, investigation, death of sister, reporter, death, evil, possessed human, paranormal, evil spirit, exorcist, demonic possession, loss of wife ...
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: suspense, suspenseful, tense, rough, touching
Plot: suicidal, forest, doctor, funeral, anger, professor, marital problem, spirituality, rescue, suicide, suicide thoughts, loss of wife ...
Place: mount fuji, japan
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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, semi serious, humorous, touching, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night
Plot: ghost, parents and children, love affair, artists and showbiz, infidelity, family relations, nervous breakdown, husband wife relationship, nightclub, heart attack, loss of wife, romance ...
Time: 90s
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 8.2
 860K
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: follow your dream, adventure, friendship, family, loneliness, dreams, friends, dog, journey, obsessive quest, aging, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south america, latin america, venezuela, mount everest
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 7.2
 218K
The Fountain (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 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, meditative, melancholic, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: loneliness, immortality, metaphysics, tragic love, terminal illness, reincarnation, death, cancer, queen, loss of loved one, tree, afterlife ...
Time: future, 16th century, contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe, latin america, central america, guatemala
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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, overcoming, cancer, step siblings, adolescence vs adulthood, family problems, family relations, life turned upside down, single father, father son relationship, party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, australia, tokyo, ireland ...
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 5.6
 2K
Lowriders (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young street artist in East Los Angeles is caught between his father's obsession with lowrider car culture, his ex-felon brother and his need for self-expression.
Plot: lowrider, young, brother, artist, car, breaking and entering, competition, police helicopter, loss of mother, family business, second wife, prison visit ...
Place: los angeles
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From Beyond the Grave (1974)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four customers purchase (or take) items from Temptations Limited, an antiques shop whose motto is "Offers You Cannot Resist". A nasty fate awaits all of them—particularly those who cheat the shop's Proprietor.
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious, mind bending
Plot: rivalry, ghost, anthology, mysterious character, escapades, supernatural ability, chaos, destiny, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, deadly, store ...
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 6.4
 357K
Godzilla (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Ford Brody, a Navy bomb expert, has just reunited with his family in San Francisco when he is forced to go to Japan to help his estranged father, Joe. Soon, both men are swept up in an escalating crisis when Godzilla, King of the Monsters, arises ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant monster, deadly creature, prehistoric creature, monster, destruction, giant, nuclear, dinosaur, tsunami, military, godzilla, animal horror ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 1990s
Place: san francisco, japan, hawaii, usa, battleship ...
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 5.2
 5K
Recoil (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A cop turns vigilante after his family is murdered, exacting vengeance on the killers - and then on all criminals who have slipped through the system.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, vigilantism, heroes, crimes, vengeance, tough heroes, rivalry, held at gunpoint, good versus evil, axe, crime boss, shotgun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: usa
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The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Four young women continue the journey toward adulthood that began with "The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants." Now three years later, these lifelong friends embark on separate paths for their first year of college and the summer beyond, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, reunion, best friend, female friendship, romance, first sex, couples, friends, looking for love, self discovery, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: vermont, rhode island, greece, athens greece, turkey ...
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 6.1
 7K
Knight Moves (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A psychologist falls for a world-class chess player suspected of odd murders linked to his game.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, scary, serious ...
Plot: chess, serial killer, murder, investigation, mystery, police investigation, crime, betrayal, mind game, chief, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
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The Art of Racing in the Rain (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Enzo, a family dog with a near-human soul and a philosopher's mind, evaluates his life through the lessons learned by his human owner, the race-car driver Denny Swift.
Plot: dog, reincarnation, boy, sport, cars, racing, husband wife relationship, barking dog, flashback, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, telephone call ...
Place: mongolia, washington state, seattle washington
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Never Grow Old (2019)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Ireland, Belgium, France, Luxembourg, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Irish undertaker profits when outlaws take over a peaceful town, but his own family come under threat as the death toll increases dramatically.
Plot: frontier town, wife husband relationship, outlaw gang, funeral, death, murder, revenge, frontier, stranger, gallows, pregnant woman, greed ...
Time: 19th century
Place: america, ireland
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The Ideal Palace (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: At the end of the 19th century, Joseph Ferdinand Cheval (Jacques Gamblin), is a simple postman who travels every day along the Drôme, from village to village. Alone, he is upset when he meets the woman of his life, Philomena (Laetitia Casta). From ...
Plot: death of daughter, snowing, death of wife, french countryside, post office, construction, little girl, dancing, wedding, baby, father daughter relationship, doctor ...
Time: 1910s, 1880s, 1870s
Place: france
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X-Men: Dark Phoenix (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Gathered together by Professor Charles Xavier to protect a world that fears and hates them, the X-Men had fought many battles, been on adventures that spanned galaxies, grappled enemies of limitless might, but none of this could prepare them for the ...
Style: exciting, comic, intense, surprise ending, suspense ...
Plot: superhero, mutant, telekinesis, superhero team, heroic mission, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural ability, teleportation, exploding body, psychic, moral dilemma ...
Time: 1990s, year 1975, year 1992
Place: paris france
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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the "classic Spider-Man mold", Miles Morales must juggle his high school life with his status as a superhero. Until he learns by Peter Parker, the original Spider-Man, that there is a multiverse, called the "Spider-Verse", in ...
Style: light, colourful, exciting, romantic, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: superhero, alternate universe, african american, spider, teenager, secret identity, teenage superhero, father son relationship, physics, justice, super powers, love ...
Time: 2010s
Place: manhattan new york city
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One on Top of the Other (1969)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An insurance scam lands a man on death row for murdering his wife. What everyone doesn't know is she really isn't dead.
Style: suspenseful, sexy, erotic, realistic, tense ...
Plot: love triangle, murder, investigation, infidelity, who done it, crimes, deadly, false accusation, death row, secretly observing, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, san francisco, paris france
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 5.7
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Tenement (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A drug-dealing band of violent street thugs terrorize the tenants of a South Bronx apartment building
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, murder, rape, life is a bitch, urban ghetto life, chaos and mayhem, crimes, violence spree, social misfits, confined, crime, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
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 6.3
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Dead Bodies (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The return of a vengeful ex-girlfriend sets into motion a series of gruesome events for a hapless Irish bachelor in director Robert Quinn's grim black comedy. Tommy (Andrew Scott) had thought he had seen the last of Jean (Katy Davis) after ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: investigation, crimes, dangerous attraction, uncover truth, crimes of passion, deadly, couples, female villain, irony of fate, bossy woman, arrested, crying male ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland
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 7.7
 2K
Shiki (2010)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Sotobamura is a small village with around 1300 residents; so small the village isn't even connected to a single highway. An isolated village in which old customs, such as the burial of the dead, are still practiced. One day, the bodies of three ...
Style: scary, serious, offbeat, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, supernatural, deadly, village, dark fantasy, life after death, paranormal phenomena, good versus evil, imaginary, danger, zombie, death ...
Place: japan, asia
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Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War (2018), the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and ...
Style: epic, twists and turns, entertaining, surprise ending
Plot: heroes, superhero, superhero team, nanotechnology, time travel, time machine, danger, army, teenage superhero, supernatural power, space travel, murder ...
Time: near future, 2020s, year 1970, year 2012, 1940s ...
Place: missouri, manhattan new york city, japan, norway, new jersey
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 6.3
 48K
Dumbo (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Australia, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Circus owner Max Medici enlists former star Holt Farrier and his children Milly and Joe to care for a newborn elephant whose oversized ears make him a laughingstock in an already struggling circus. But when they discover that Dumbo can fly, the ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, sweet, touching, sincere
Plot: circus, elephant, disney, flying, part animation, children, performance, family relations, magical creature, boy, song, dog ...
Time: 1910s, year 1919
Place: missouri, florida
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 7.5
 118K
Upgrade (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A brutal mugging leaves Grey Trace paralyzed in the hospital and his beloved wife dead. A billionaire inventor soon offers Trace a cure — an artificial intelligence implant called STEM that will enhance his body. Now able to walk, Grey finds that ...
Style: thought provoking, futuristic, tech noir, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, microchip, nanotechnology, murder, implant, super soldier, surgery, morgue, police, revenge, car chase ...
Time: future, near future
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Abnormal Family (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
Story: The film tells a story about a woman and her relationship with the family of her husband's, in particular her husband's younger brother and father-in-law. Her husband, on the other hand, has an affair with a dominatrix and is obsessed in ...
Plot: brother sister incest, prostitution, newlywed, loss of mother, tied up, housewife, unhappy marriage, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, marriage, masochism, golden shower ...
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Wonderful Summer (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kitka was just a little girl when she lost her mother. Now, in her late teens, she makes her first life choices. Her grandfather, her father and even her late mother are determined to help the adolescent girl. However, suffering from the family ...
Plot: funeral director, loss of wife, coming of age, prom, alcoholic, virgin, grandfather granddaughter relationship, father daughter relationship, flashback, husband wife relationship, virginity, fortune teller ...
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