Good samaritan movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant good samaritan movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, melancholic, touching, talky and complex films and TV shows about / with good samaritan, redemption, storytelling, friendship, cigarette smoking, violence, gun, mentor, culture clash and betrayal plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as good samaritan: States of Grace (2005), What Alice Found (2003), The Blackcoat's Daughter (2015), The Miracle Maker (2000), No Good Deed (2014), Baba (2002), Rupture (2016), Before We Go (2014), A Patch of Blue (1965), Death and the Maiden (1994).

List of good samaritan movies

States of Grace (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A drive-by shooting in Venice, California, changes the lives of five people forever. States of Grace tells the story of a homeless street preacher, Louis, a gang banger, Carl, an aspiring actress, Holly, and two young missionaries, Lozano and ...
Style: christian film, uplifting, disturbing, touching, realistic ...
Plot: redemption, good samaritan, mormon, missionary, faith, going straight, human spirit, culture clash, youth, juvenile delinquency, hopes, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: utah, italy, california, usa, venice ...
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What Alice Found (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A poor young woman is recruited by a friendly couple traveling in an RV into becoming part of the dark world of truck stop prostitution.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, talky
Plot: prostitute, on the road, small town, family life, on the run, social misfits, cons and scams, youth, society, pimp, motor home, forced prostitution ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new hampshire, florida, usa, massachusetts, new jersey ...
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The Blackcoat's Daughter (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the dead of winter, Kat and Rose, two very different girls, find themselves spending winter break at their prestigious prep school. What they don't know is that Kat is being stalked by an evil entity, and their lives are about to change ...
Style: bleak, enigmatic, disturbing, scary, non-linear
Plot: possession, boarding school, murder, satanism, serial murder, exorcism, loneliness, demonic possession, teenage girl, female psychopath, girls' boarding school, evil child ...
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The Miracle Maker (2000)
Genre: Animation, Biography, Drama
Country: Russia, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mother and father in search of help for their sick daughter cross paths with an extraordinary carpenter named Jesus, who has devoted his life to spreading God's word. An amazing miracle brings to light the true meaning of Christ, and the ...
Style: uplifting, captivating, touching, epic, biblical ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: betrayal, miraculous event, jesus christ, human spirit, supernatural, leadership, supernatural ability, ambition, reincarnation, tragic hero, clergy, society ...
Time: 1st century, ancient history
Place: asia, middle east, jerusalem
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 5.6
 18K
No Good Deed (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Terri is a devoted wife and mother of two, living an ideal suburban life in Atlanta when Colin, a charming but dangerous escaped convict, shows up at her door claiming car trouble. Terri offers her phone to help him but soon learns that no good deed ...
Style: sadistic, psycho film, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: home invasion, killer, hostage, blood, family in danger, sociopath, deadly, serial killer, confined, crime, crimes, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, usa, tennessee, atlanta georgia
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 5.2
 2K
Baba (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: India
Duration: 179 min.
Story: Baba film opens with the birth of Baba (Rajinikanth), who is a 'baba amsa sambhootudu'. Baba grows up as an atheist, hot-blooded guy and a Good Samaritan. His life style includes consuming alcohol, smoking beedi, chewing paan parag, His ...
Style: serious, enigmatic, captivating, realistic, exciting
Plot: daring rescue, fall in love, politics, danger, friendship, escapades, betrayal, superhuman powers, young heroes, wish come true, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: himalaya
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 4.8
 6K
Rupture (2016)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A single mom tries to break free from a mysterious organization that has abducted her.
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, tense, psychotronic
Plot: human experimentation, survival, conspiracy, paranoia, imprisonment, violence, abduction, fear, damsel in distress, mutation, laboratory, duct tape over mouth ...
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 6.8
 51K
Before We Go (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman who is robbed on her way to catch the 1:30 train to Boston is left stranded in New York City. She meets a man who helps her during the course of the night and the two form a romance.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love and romance, stranger, hopes, nothing goes right, adventure, jazz musician, art, unfaithful husband, life philosophy, fall in love, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city ...
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A Patch of Blue (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A blind, uneducated white girl is befriended by a black man, who becomes determined to help her escape her impoverished and abusive home life.
Style: suspense, touching, talky, emotional, tense ...
Plot: friendship, racism, prostitute, interracial relations, blindness, disability, family relations, alcohol abuse, innocence lost, tenement, park, romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1950s, 50s
Place: los angeles, usa
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Death and the Maiden (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A political activist is convinced that her guest is a man who once tortured her for the government.
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, captivating, touching ...
Plot: torture, attempted murder, haunted by the past, humiliation, doctor, mind game, revenge, human nature, price of justice, rivalry, couples, justice ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america, chile, barcelona, south america, barcelona spain ...
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 6.1
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Panic (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Music journalist Andrew Deeley (DAVID GYASI) lives in a high-rise tower block, physically and mentally scarred from a vicious attack. Alone and cut off from the world, he obsesses over Kem (YENNIS CHEUNG), his beautiful Chinese neighbour. When Amy ...
Plot: sex trafficking, woman on top, voyeurism, journalist, bare breasts, neo noir, good samaritan, scar, illegal immigrant, anxiety attack, kidnapping, mallet ...
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Road to Perdition (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Mike Sullivan works as a hit man for crime boss John Rooney. Sullivan views Rooney as a father figure, however after his son is witness to a killing, Mike Sullivan finds himself on the run in attempt to save the life of his son and at the same time ...
Style: bleak, tense, emotional, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: gangsters, vengeance, criminal's revenge, hitman, mafia, manhunt, betrayal, death, loss of son, bank robbery, crime, crimes ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois, michigan
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 5.5
 40
Found Money (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Max and Sam, disillusioned with people's day-to-day callousness toward each other, and angered by a pension-stealing bank, invent The Invisible Friend, Inc. The intention was to reward kind acts, but things rarely turn out as planned.
Plot: unemployment, scheme, retirement, theft, bank, security guard, friendship, money, caper, banking, good samaritan, computer expert
Place: new york
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The Photographer (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A year after becoming the toast of New York City's art scene, photographer Max Martin has lost his ability to take a decent picture. On the night before his make-or-break gallery opening, surrounded by the trappings of success but devoid of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, offbeat
Plot: friendship, obsessive quest, starting over, prodigy, race against time, lifestyle, mysterious character, dull life, track down, addiction, nightlife, city life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.9
 5K
Lila Says (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on a controversial French novel, Lila Says tells the story of a quiet young poet named Chimo who develops a crush on the pretty, blond Lila, a girl who recently moved into his Arab ghetto with her aunt. When the leader of a rival gang also ...
Style: emotional, non-linear, artsy, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: gang, love triangle, erotic fantasy, flirting, friends, sexual relations, sex, buddies, ghetto, obsession, fall in love, teenager ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe, texas, marseille ...
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 6.5
 102K
Safe (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a former elite agent rescues a 12-year-old Chinese girl who's been abducted, they find themselves in the middle of a standoff between Triads, the Russian Mafia and high-level corrupt New York City politicians and police.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: lone hero, gunfight, chase, mafia, protector, organized crime, tough heroes, ex military, fist fighting, on the run, mentor, lone wolves ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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 7.3
 5K
Cyclo (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Vietnam, France, Hong Kong
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Follows a young cyclo (bicycle cab) driver on his poverty-driven descent into criminality in modern-day Ho Chi Minh City. The boy's struggles to scratch out a living for his two sisters and grandfather in the mean streets of the city lead to ...
Style: stylized, disturbing, bleak, realistic, serious ...
Plot: poverty, gangsters, gang, coming of age, pimp, poet, taxi driver, nosebleed, slaughterhouse, water gun, bicycle, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: vietnam, saigon, asia, hong kong
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Things We Lost in the Fire (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A recent widow invites her husband's troubled best friend to live with her and her two children. As he gradually turns his life around, he helps the family cope and confront their loss.
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: heroin, addiction, life is a bitch, funeral, love and romance, haunted by the past, grief, best friend, white male black female relationship, starting over, coping, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.0
 31K
Son of Rambow (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Will Proudfoot (Bill Milner) is looking for an escape from his family's stifling home life when he encounters Lee Carter (Will Poulter), the school bully. Armed with a video camera and a copy of "Rambo: First Blood", Lee plans to make ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, childhood, small town, family relations, filmmaking, film within a film, youth, coming of age, school, french, theft, videotaping ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
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Melvin and Howard (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of hard-luck Melvin Dummar, who claimed to have received a will naming him an heir to the fortune of Howard Hughes.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: courtroom, wedding, divorce, strip club, stripper, bittersweet, redemption, working class, rich and poor, americana, social differences, sexual content ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, nevada, utah, usa, california ...
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Meatballs III: Summer Job (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The ghost of a dead porn star comes to Earth to help a nerd with his sex life.
Style: sex comedy, humorous, cult film, unusual plot structure, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, porn star, virgin, ghost, summer camp, loss of virginity, virginity, death, nerd, bare breasts, bully comeuppance, pier ...
Time: 80s
Place: boston
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I'll Sleep When I'm Dead (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Will Graham, a former London crime boss who has left his former life to live as a recluse in the forest. Haunted by the blood of those he has murdered, Will wishes never to return. But when his brother commits suicide, following a sexual assault at ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, rough, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, murder, crime, crimes, life is a bitch, rape, violence, suicide, tough heroes, gangsters, dark hero, justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: london, england, europe
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Enemy Territory (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An insurance salesman inadvertently gets trapped after dark in an apartment building that is terrorized by a street gang called "The Vampires."
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, gang, confined, crimes, vampire, deadly, society, danger, life is a bitch, urban ghetto life, ghetto, violence ...
Time: 80s
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 5.3
 4K
Dark Country (2009)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A couple en route from Las Vegas are forced to deal with a body out in the desert making their honeymoon one hellish ride.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: honeymoon, desert, murder, sheriff, on the road, destiny, crimes, investigation, danger, deadly, disorder, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
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The Born Losers (1967)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A ruthless motorcycle gang rides into a California town and terrorizes its denizens.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, gang, martial arts, small town, rapist, motorcycle gang, biker, rivalry, society, crimes, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 60s
Place: vietnam, asia, california, usa
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Fighter in the Wind (2004)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An account of karate competitor Choi Yeung-Eui who went to Japan after World War II to become a fighter pilot but found a very different path instead. He changed his name to Masutatsu Oyama and went across the country, defeating martial artists one ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: atrocity, martial arts, world war two, heroes, fight for supremacy, love and romance, fall in love, contests and competitions, ambition, japanese occupation, fight, liberation ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 40s
Place: japan, korea, asia
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 4.5
 125
Bad City Blues (1999)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In the aftermath of a violent robbery, a New Orleans doctor, Eugene Grimes, wakes to find a wounded woman and $2 million in cash on his doorstep. In pursuit of the thieves, police captain Clarence Jefferson discovers that Grimes is the key not only ...
Plot: multiple time frames, villain, forgiveness, criminal, flashback, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, corruption, betrayal, violence, robbery, bloodbath, multiple storylines ...
Place: new orleans, central america
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 5.6
 22K
Angel Eyes (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A story about a seemingly unlikely couple who cross paths under life-threatening circumstances as though they are destined not only to meet but to save each other's lives. Not once, but twice.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: destiny, fall in love, policewoman, romance, love and romance, haunted by the past, couple relations, starting over, crimes, mysterious character, guilt, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, quarry
Place: chicago illinois, usa, san francisco
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The Legend of Suram Fortress (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A film version of a well-known Georgian folk-tale. A young boy has to be immured into the walls of a fortress in order to stop it from crumbling to pieces.
Style: serious, stylized, gloomy, folk tale
Plot: fortress, legends and myths, heroic mission, heroes, escapades, danger, save the day, rivalry, gay, ancient mystery, folk hero, myth ...
Time: middle ages
Place: georgia (former ussr), europe, georgia, caucasus
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 5.6
 647
Salem Falls (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man with a troubled past tries to settle down in a small town, finds love and then ends up being the target of a witch hunt.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, captivating
Plot: small town, false accusation, bigotry, diner, life turned upside down, haunted by the past, starting over, injustice, social relations, dishonesty, life is a bitch, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new hampshire, new england, usa
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