Generation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant generation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, realistic, serious, touching, sincere and thought provoking films and TV shows about / with generation, family relations, female nudity, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, love, generation gap, parents and children, male nudity and father daughter relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Finland, UK and other countries.
generation movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as generation: Man in an Orange Shirt (2017), The Turning (2013), The Matriarch (2007), Still Walking (2008), The House (2022), Jupiter's Legacy (2021), Sources of Life (2013), Hereditary (2018), Generation 56K (2021), In the Life of Music (2018).

List of generation movies

Man in an Orange Shirt (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Two love stories, sixty years apart, charting the challenges and huge change to gay lives with Michael and Thomas from WW2 to Adam and Steve to the present day.
Style: sincere, captivating, touching, psychological, erotic ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, homosexuality, gay relationship, closeted homosexual, gay sex, love, lgbtq, world war two, generation, grandparent grandchild relationship, gay couple ...
Time: 50s, post world war two
Place: london
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The Turning (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Seventeen talented Australian directors from diverse artistic disciplines each create a chapter of the hauntingly beautiful novel by multi award-winning author Tim Winton. The linking and overlapping stories explore the extraordinary turning points ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: friendship, human nature, haunted by the past, introspection, family problems, estrangement, family relations, couples, homecoming, infidelity, parents and children, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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The Matriarch (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Martta and Otto are a pair of traveling tailors who claim to be bastard descendents of the Romanovs and wander from town to town in Finland seeking work, accompanied by their two half-witted adult sons, Hippo , Repe and equally silly son-in-law ...
Style: family saga, road movie, captivating, touching
Plot: strong female lead, strong female character, family relations, family honor, past, matriarch, generation, criminal gang, ancestry, male female relationship, honor, good versus evil ...
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Still Walking (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Twelve years after their beloved eldest son, Junpei, drowned while saving a stranger's life, Kyohei and Toshiko welcome their surviving children home for a family reunion. Younger son Ryota still feels that his parents resent that he isn't ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere, disturbing ...
Plot: family relations, family reunited, family gatherings, family life, generation gap, family tradition, bereavement, reconciliation, dealing with death, parents and children, father daughter relationship, generation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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The House (2022)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Across different eras, a poor family, an anxious developer and a fed-up landlady become tied to the same mysterious house in this animated dark comedy.
Style: surreal, adult animation, gloomy, suspenseful, experimental ...
Plot: anthropomorphism, generation, surrealism, poverty, isolated house, cartoon mouse, country house, family home, anthropomorphic mouse, old dark house, nightmare, house ...
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Jupiter's Legacy (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: As the world's first generation of superheroes (who received their powers in the 1930s) become the revered elder guard in the present, their superpowered children struggle to live up to the legendary feats of their parents.
Style: futuristic, exciting, tense, captivating, epic ...
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, supernatural power, superhero team, super strength, legacy, superheroine, fight, generation, heroes, power, vanity ...
Time: 1930s, year 1929
Place: new york, kansas
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Sources of Life (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 174 min.
Story: This is a family story that covers thirty years in the life of the Freytag family (narrated by the grandson, Robert). When his grandfather returns from Russia in 1949, he becomes part of the German "economic miracle" by producing garden ...
Style: captivating, romantic
Plot: lesbian relationship, post war germany, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, infidelity, generation, relationships, post war, family problems, family relations, family life, marital problem ...
Time: post world war two, 1940s, 50s, 60s, 70s
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Hereditary (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: After their reclusive grandmother passes away, the Graham family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry. The more they discover, the more they find themselves trying to outrun the sinister fate they seem ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: cult, fear, ghost, supernatural, secret society, possession, supernatural horror, evil spirit, demon, seance, grief, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: utah
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Generation 56K (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A chance encounter leads two 30-somethings to remember 1998, the year their teenage hormones kicked in — and the internet changed their lives forever.
Style: thought provoking, humorous, captivating, entertaining, sincere
Plot: couples, internet, romantic relationship, love and romance, male female relationship, romantic friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romance, generation, lifestyle, relationships, love story ...
Place: italy
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In the Life of Music (2018)
Genre: Drama, Family, History, Music, Romance, War
Country: USA, Cambodia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story of how one song 'Champa Battambang,' a song made famous by Sinn Sisamuth (the King of Khmer Music), plays a role in the lives of three different generations.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, romantic
Plot: genocide, society, three generations, music, social relations, life is a bitch, war, generation, life, khmer rouge
Place: cambodia
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I Don't Want To Be Friends With You (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
TV show
Story: A high school student time travels 20 years earlier to meet her mother in her younger days. Li Jinbu and her mom have always leaned on each other. A magical journey brings Li Jinbu 20 years earlier where she meets her mother Li Qingtong and they ...
Style: captivating, light, entertaining
Plot: time travel, best friends, intergenerational friendship, mother daughter relationship, sent to the past, relationships, changing the past or future, generation, back in time, mother and daughter, time traveler, family ...
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In Mom's Head (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lulu's mother is depressed and has been as far back as she can remember, Lulu is determined to discover the truth behind her listlessness.
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, touching, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, haunted by the past, unfulfilled love, life is a bitch, love and romance, youth, parents and children, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, secret, mother and daughter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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Shadow of a Hero (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Denmark, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A grandchild sets out to discover how the death of his grandfather in the Spanish Civil War could split up the entire family for three generations.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: grandfather, uncover truth, wartime, military life, family, three generations, generation, life, military, breaking the fourth wall, heroes, social issues ...
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American Pop (1981)
Genre: Animation, Drama, History, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: American Pop is an American animated film that tells the story of four generations of a Russian Jewish immigrant family of musicians whose careers parallel the history of American popular music.
Style: adult animation, intense, disturbing, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: music, jazz, music business, rock and roll, justice, visceral, dark hero, dysfunctional family, multiple storylines, classical music, songwriter, musician's life ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 60s, 80s, 70s ...
Place: usa, new york, russia, kansas, san francisco ...
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Siberiade (1979)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 190 min.
Story: The evolution of a nation during six decades of turbulent history is dramatized via two families from opposing classes.
Style: family saga, serious, realistic, captivating, epic
Plot: parents and children, village, wartime life, homecoming, tragic love, culture clash, swamp, revolution, state affairs, village life, family life, political unrest ...
Time: 1940s, 60s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: siberia, russia, ussr
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Heimat: A Chronicle of Germany (1984)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 924 min.
TV show
Story: This epic tale of a family and their rural life in a small German village is told against the changing backdrop of a country's turbulent history from 1919 to 1982. From the aftermath of the First World War, economic hardship, the rise and fall ...
Style: epic, sincere, atmospheric, sentimental, bleak ...
Plot: world war two, small town, holocaust, family relations, world war one, village, ancestry, sexuality, village people, german culture, provincial life, change ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 70s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: germany, europe
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Floating Life (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An aging Hong Kong couple move to Australia with their two youngest sons. They stay with a daughter who has already begun a successful career. Meanwhile their eldest daughter lives in Germany and their eldest son remains in Hong Kong. The film ...
Plot: minimal dialogue, generation, miscarriage, depression, love, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, australian, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, family relations, loneliness ...
Place: hong kong, australia, sydney australia
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Jeepers Creepers 3 (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Taking place on the last day of the Creeper’s twenty-three-day feeding frenzy, as the skeptical Sergeant Tubbs teams up with a task force hellbent on destroying the Creeper for good. The Creeper fights back in gory glory as its enemies grow closer ...
Style: slasher, suspense, psychotronic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, supernatural, hunting, revenge, a vision, supernatural power, murder, animal cruelty, chase, characters killed one by one, vandalism, sheriff ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida
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The Forsyte Saga (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 276 min.
TV show
Story: In 2002, the first two books and the first interlude of John Galsworthy's trilogy The Forsyte Saga were adapted by Granada Television for the ITV network. Additional funding for this production was provided by American PBS station WGBH, the ...
Style: realistic, serious, family saga, touching, stylized ...
Plot: love affair, high society, society, family relations, forbidden love, love and romance, adultery, couple relations, parents and children, wealthy family, unfulfilled love, rich and poor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1920s, 20th century, 90s ...
Place: england, europe, london
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Peyton Place: The Next Generation (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Another attempt to bring the 1960s primetime serial back to network television
Plot: scandal, small town, generation, city, missing person, male female relationship, respect, secret, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, village, dark secret ...
Place: new england
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The 14 Amazons (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The Yang family, men and women, have served their country loyally for generations. During the war General Yang is ambushed and killed. His widow and the entire family set out to avenge his death and defend the country.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, exciting
Plot: kung fu, female warrior, martial arts, battles, generation, revenge, general, vengeance, heroic mission, war, state affairs, intrigue ...
Time: middle ages
Place: hong kong, china
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8-Bit Christmas (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In suburban Chicago during the late 1980s, ten-year-old Jake Doyle embarks on a herculean quest to get the latest and greatest video game system for Christmas.
Style: entertaining, captivating, semi serious, satirical, feel good
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: christmas, video game, holiday, nintendo, child, gift, children, game, family values, escapades, friends, satire ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, 20th century, year 1988
Place: chicago illinois
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Zero (2021)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: A teenager who can make herself invisible is used by an idiot to take control of the neighborhood and then meets a mysterious art student.
Style: entertaining, exciting, humorous, captivating
Plot: invisibility, african, superhero, love, neighborhood, teenager, invisible, invisible man, supernatural ability, supernatural power, supernatural, crimes ...
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Night by the Seashore (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Middle-aged municipal architect Mikko is frustrated with his job and his marriage, so for years he has directed his energy into renovating a turn-of-the-century wooden villa on the seaside. One beautiful summer evening Mikko and his wife Liisa ...
Plot: high society, dysfunctional marriage, midlife crisis, friendship, father daughter relationship, generation gap, older woman younger man relationship, sailboat, married couple, summer, women in society, architect ...
Time: 80s
Place: finland
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The Castle of Cloads (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Teenager Erik returns from Paris to Finland in a rowboat and is accosted by a gang of youths in the countryside. He walks to Helsinki, returns to his parents' home and his old high school filled with angry radical teens who, typically for the ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), police, school, teacher, radicalism, young adult, school teacher, teenage boy, young man, drugs, rebel ...
Time: 60s
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Hot Cat? (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: This love story finds a lonely teacher resisting the advances of an interested co-worker. She is fearful of affection and relationships due to a previous romance that did not work out. The small-town school marm tries to help a male student who has ...
Plot: school, lake, boat, working class family, school expulsion, living alone, breakup, director, flashback, teaching, father son relationship, love ...
Time: 60s
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True and Tender is the North (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Portugal
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Adaptation of a 1987 novel by Agustina Bessa Luis, a multi-generation exploration of a wealthy family with a mysterious past and a house on the island of Madeira.
Plot: island, family relations, male nudity, female nudity, mountain, amazon, generation, family secret, opera, fog, nudity (full frontal - brief), incest ...
Time: 19th century
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Trench Road (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Simply put, this is a movie about the identity crisis of a modern man.
Style: neurotic, psychotronic, brutal, psychological thriller
Plot: real estate, family relations, obsession, marriage, husband wife relationship, desperation, dark humor, marital problem, dysfunctional marriage, marital separation, domestic violence, real estate agent ...
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Fire-Eater (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The twin sisters Helena and Irene are born in Helsinki during World War II. A few months later their mother, Sirkka, leaves the girls in the care of their grandmother, an old communist, and runs away with a German soldier. Their life under the ...
Plot: children, twins, coming of age, orphan, grandmother granddaughter relationship, mother, orphanage, post war, german soldier, motherhood, circus, child abandonment ...
Time: 50s, 60s
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Father of a Soldier (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During World War II, оld Georgian peasant wine-grower Georgy (Sergo Zakariadze) leaves his Georgian village and goes off to the front line, hoping to find his son. George should see and transfer a lot of things, he becomes a soldier and only in ...
Style: rough, tense, suspenseful, touching, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, military, great patriotic war, father son relationship, soldier, fatherhood, dead son, wound, red army, eastern front, tank, countryside ...
Time: 1940s
Place: ussr, berlin germany, caucasus, georgia (former ussr), russia
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