Crying movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant crying movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, tense, melancholic, bleak and enigmatic films and TV shows about / with crying, violence, murder, death, blood, friendship, danger, mother daughter relationship, brutality and cigarette smoking plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres shot in USA, France, Japan and other countries.
crying movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as crying: Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989), The Last Man (2018), Love Me Not (2006), The Love Witch (2016), Follow That Bird (1985), 4 Minute Mile (2014), Redline (2009), 6ixtynin9 (1999), Rabbit Hole (2010), Precious (2009).

List of crying movies

Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The scientist father of a teenage girl and boy accidentally shrinks his and two other neighborhood teens to the size of insects. Now the teens must fight diminutive dangers as the father searches for them.
Style: entertaining, clever, funny, exciting, intense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: youth, inventor, shrinking, laser, adventure, experiment gone awry, parents and children, genetically altered, family relations, escapades, disorder, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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The Last Man (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tov Matheson is a war veteran with PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder) who perceives that the end of the world is coming. After establishing a relationship with a dubious Messiah, he leaves his normal life and begins the construction of a shelter ...
Plot: crying, storm, apocalypse, end of the world, cult, gang, contemplating suicide, revolver, messiah, post traumatic stress disorder, prediction, male protagonist ...
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Love Me Not (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Julian has lived off the money he lures from his rich female customers. But now he faces usurious debts from a hasty expansion of his business, and he will be killed unless he clears the debt in one month. The only way to save himself is to pretend ...
Plot: mansion, crying, poison, engagement, blindness, gay, screaming, lake, maid, tragedy, letter, love ...
Place: korea
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The Love Witch (2016)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Elaine, a beautiful young witch, is determined to find a man to love her. In her gothic Victorian apartment she makes spells and potions, and then picks up men and seduces them. However her spells work too well, and she ends up with a string of ...
Plot: death, stockings, poison, love potion, witchcraft, white horse, grave, magic, painting, crying, love, sex in bed ...
Time: victorian
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Follow That Bird (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Big Bird is sent to live far from Sesame Street by a pesky social worker. Unhappy, Big Bird runs away from his foster home, prompting the rest of the Sesame Street gang to go on a cross-country journey to find him.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, road movie ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: adoption, friendship, social worker, restaurant, children, runaway, on the road, road trip, garbage can, food fight, parade, sign language ...
Place: illinois, usa, sesame street
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4 Minute Mile (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A teenager overcomes odds to run a 4-minute mile race.
Style: uplifting, serious, emotional, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: single parent, training, high school, death, running, crying, drugs/alcohol, contests and competitions, direction and purpose, sport, athlete's life, athlete and trainer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa
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Redline (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Romance, Sci-Fi, Sport, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The most dangerous and exciting car race in the universe is held only once every five years. And that's tonight. The competitors are lined up at the starting block. In his vehicle, JP, the most daredevil driver on the circuit, is ready for the ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, race, mafia, creature, fight, chases and races, contests and competitions, danger, rivalry, ambition, uninhibited rivalry, escapades ...
Time: future
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6ixtynin9 (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A woman, fired from a financial coorporation during the Asia crisis, returns home with no money. However, she finds a box with a fortune in front of her door, and decides to keep it. However, the people that left it there soon want it back.
Style: humorous, tense, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: money, self defense, praying, buddhist, escape, airport, crying male, crying, old man, female serial killer, learning the truth, serial killer ...
Time: 90s
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand, tokyo, new jersey
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Rabbit Hole (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Life for a happy couple is turned upside down after their young son dies in an accident.
Style: touching, psychological, sincere, depressing, sad ...
Plot: loss of child, marriage, family problems, death in the family, crumbling marriage, estrangement, loss of son, grief, support group, memory, therapy, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, california
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Precious (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in Harlem in 1987, Claireece "Precious" Jones is a 16-year-old African American girl born into a life no one would want. She's pregnant for the second time by her absent father; at home, she must wait hand and foot on her mother, ...
Style: emotional, bleak, realistic, stylized, rough ...
Plot: domestic violence, rape, child abuse, dysfunctional family, social misfits, fear, aids, physical appearance, parents and children, sexual abuse, teacher, incest ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city
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Blackmail Boy (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the small, closed community of a provincial town, Magda tries to maintain a balance within a family facing many serious problems. The families apparently normal, bourgeois, every-day life will crack open, bringing to the surface hatred and ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, serious, sexual, realistic
Plot: murder, small town, infidelity, school, crying, land developer, gay, classroom, single parent, cons and scams, family relations, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: athens greece, greece
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Hard Candy (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mature 14-year old girl meets a charming 32-year old photographer on the Internet. Suspecting that he is a pedophile, she goes to his home in an attempt to expose him.
Style: disturbing, psychological, tense, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Plot: age difference, torture, vengeance, pedophilia, sexual abuse, deception, dangerous attraction, mind game, seduction, sociopath, manipulation, child abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Rain (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a building site in present-day Tehran, Lateef, a 17-year-old Kurdish worker is irresistibly drawn to Rahmat, a young Afghan worker. When Lateef is given heavier tasks to compensate for new Afghan worker Rahmat, he resents his displacement and ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Plot: love, construction site, construction, truck, secret, crying, tea, bus, rain, romance, immigrants, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran, japan, tokyo
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Leap Year (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Journalist Laura (Monica del Carmen) works at home, isolating herself from others. While she lies to her mother and brother, Raul (Marco Zapata), on the phone about having an active social life, Laura's days consist of gazing at her neighbors, ...
Style: captivating, tense, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: s&m, crying, unsimulated sex, brutality, sexual relations, human nature, love affair, couples, haunted by the past, danger, love and romance, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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I Start Counting (1970)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jenny Agutter plays Wynne, an adopted 14-year-old girl who has a crush on her 32-year-old stepbrother, George, played by Bryan Marshall. While spying on George in the bathroom, Wynne notices George has several scratches on his back, and finds a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: stalking, murder, serial killer, psychopath, friendship, voyeur, serial murder, crying, killer, stalker, false accusation, slasher ...
Time: 60s
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Student Services (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Laura is a 19-year-old university freshman who desperately wants to do well in school. She works a part-time job but cannot make ends meet. One evening in which she is short of funds, she answers a personal ad online by "Joe," 57, who ...
Style: psychological, thought provoking, captivating, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, prostitute, lifestyle, student life, innocence lost, university, deception, hotel room, old man, money problems, college student, jealousy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, campus
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After.Life (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Following a terrible car crash, a woman (Christina Ricci) awakes to find an enigmatic mortician (Liam Neeson) preparing her for burial.
Style: mind bending, psychological, bleak, offbeat, twist ending ...
Plot: afterlife, mysterious character, danger, dealing with death, couple relations, supernatural, mystery, talking to the dead, death, life & death, mentor, psychology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Hunter (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Martin, a mercenary, is sent from Europe by an anonymous biotech company to the Tasmanian wilderness on a hunt for the last Tasmanian tiger.
Style: tense, psychological, atmospheric, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: wilderness, mercenary, survival, little boy, sole survivor, hunter, environmentalist, danger, bio weapon, obsessive quest, escapades, crying ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, paris france
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Load Wedding (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Pakistan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A young man gets married before his older sister leaving her bitter, jealous, and without a proper dowry.
Plot: brother sister relationship, water pump, love letter, pigeon, mirror, parody, train, bicycle, honeymoon, moustache, mother in law, sadness ...
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Wide Load (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 82 min.
Story: This is the story of a guy who goes too fast and a big guy who is too slow. Foster meets Taupin. All this would be trivial if one of them had a scary scenario, the scenario of their lives and their deaths. Just open the pages and shake.
Style: humorous, surprise ending, tense, exciting, captivating
Plot: escapades, revenge, adventure, rivalry, friendship, ambition, disorder, dishonesty, lifestyle, hopes, danger, greed ...
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Shady (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Because of her last name "Kumada" (bear + rice paddy) and her appearance, Misa's high school classmates call her "Pooh" disparagingly. She obviously has no friends and can only let down her guard around her pet parrot and ...
Style: bloody
Plot: kiss, telephone number, missing, school nurse, parents, playground, mobile phone, homework, chopsticks, part time job, fried chicken, japanese woman ...
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Mediterranea (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, USA, Germany, Qatar
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ayiva recently left his home in Burkina Faso in search of a way to provide for his sister and his daughter. He takes advantage of his position in an illegal smuggling operation to get himself and his best friend Abas off of the continent. Ayiva ...
Plot: illegal immigration, smuggling, friend, ship, underwater scene, french, brother sister relationship, tv news, grandmother granddaughter relationship, sleeping, gang, train station ...
Place: italy, africa, mediterranean sea, libya, algeria
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Mandy (2018)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Belgium, UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Pacific Northwest. 1983 AD. Outsiders Red Miller and Mandy Bloom lead a loving and peaceful existence. When their pine-scented haven is savagely destroyed by a cult led by the sadistic Jeremiah Sand, Red is catapulted into a phantasmagoric journey ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, suspenseful, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: revenge, cult leader, cabin in the woods, religious cult, lumberjack, biker gang, chainsaw, husband wife relationship, violence, motorcycle, rescue, nightmare ...
Time: year 1983
Place: usa, united states, california
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Widows (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in contemporary Chicago, amidst a time of turmoil, four women with nothing in common except a debt left behind by their dead husbands' criminal activities take fate into their own hands and conspire to forge a future on their own terms.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, bleak, bloody ...
Plot: violence, debt, racism, danger, girl gang, female criminal, pursuit, murder, brutality, murder of husband, widow, domestic violence ...
Time: 2010s
Place: chicago illinois
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Insect (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Dung Beetle is late, the Parasite is asleep and Mrs Larva is more interested in her knitting than the director’s instructions. It’s clear: this amateur theatre company has a long way to go before they can perform their version of The Insect ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: man wearing glasses, wannabe, hysterical outburst, drinking from the bottle, newborn, drinking from a bottle, repeated event, lumberjack, close up of mouth, consumerism, metamorphosis, woman slaps man ...
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After the Rain (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Akira Tachibana is a 17-year-old high school student. She was once a promising athlete, but an injury has prevented her from taking part in track and field. One day, Akira Tachibana goes to a family restaurant and the manager talks to her in a ...
Plot: superstition, cook, magazine, bandage, stadium, chance meeting, employee, long black hair, pigtails, schoolgirl, lunch, ice cream ...
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The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: humorous, fairy tale, entertaining, exciting, scenic
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: haunted house, magician, clock, secret passageway, uncle, orphan, book of magic, magic, halloween, friendship, house, neighbor ...
Time: year 1955, 1950s
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Mahaan (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family, Thriller
Country: India
Story: Amitabh Bachchan in a triple role as father with twin sons. The standard plot of families separated then united many years later with a string of coincidences. Throw in a diamond necklace and Amjad Khan playing the bad guy, some musical numbers, ...
Plot: single mother, airport, fire, adoption, violence, police, drugs, betrayal, newspaper, artist, cocaine, snake ...
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The Savior (1971)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This is rural France. It's the summer of 1943, the weather is fine and sunny and life is sweet. On one of these beautiful days, Nanette, a fourteen-year-old peasant girl, meets a slightly injured young man near the farm she lives on. Her life ...
Style: neurotic
Plot: love hate relationship, barking dog, map, lie, cigarette smoking, murder, erotica, undressing, female full frontal nudity, false identity, bare breasts, framed photograph ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943
Place: germany, france
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A Quiet Place to Kill (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A race-car driver who's down on her luck is invited by her ex-husband's wife to stay at their plush villa. The two women form a bond, and it's not long before their mutual dislike for the husband culminates into a plan to kill him. As ...
Style: twist ending
Plot: whodunit, cabriolet, first aid, fantasizing, mysterious event, secretly observing, outburst, murder disguised as accident, female objectification, female chauvinism, female voyeur, murder by stabbing ...
Place: italy
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