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, melancholic, visually appealing, sexy and gloomy films and TV shows about / with crying, death, nudity (full frontal - brief), catastrophe, storytelling, runaway, pornography, dialogue, friendship and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as crying: End Roll (2012), After.Life (2009), Stuck with a Perfect Woman (2016), Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989), The Last Man (2019), The Love Witch (2016), Follow That Bird (1985), 4 Minute Mile (2014), The Witch (2015), Redline (2009).

List of crying movies

 5.0
 108
End Roll (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Laura and Marta share a nice apartment. Laura, the youngest one, began to document their life in the house with her camera. Marta undergoes the continual jokes of the friend. One day Laura, poking too much her nose in the privacy of Marta, discovers ...
Style: suspense, bleak, scary, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: found footage, strange behavior, secret, fear, crying, anxiety, friendship, friend, anger, roommate, anguish, camera ...
Time: 2010s
Place: rome italy
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 5.9
 36K
After.Life (2009)
Genre: Drama, 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, bleak, twist ending, psychological, offbeat ...
Plot: afterlife, life & death, mysterious character, couple relations, dealing with death, danger, supernatural, mystery, talking to the dead, death, crying, mentor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Stuck with a Perfect Woman (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Eliska's husband has left her for a younger woman. She is childless, in her early forties, yet still attractive. Till then she had taken care of her successful husband, but now she has to start anew without his financial support. Eliska starts ...
Style: romanticism, humorous, captivating, entertaining, romantic
Plot: secret, doctor, painting, husband wife relationship, nurse, school, neighbor, neighbor neighbor relationship, rivalry, fish out of water, gift, father son relationship ...
Place: europe, czech republic, prague czech republic, prague, central europe
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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: funny, exciting, intense, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, shrinking, youth, laser, experiment gone awry, parents and children, inventor, genetically altered, family relations, childhood, escapades, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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 3.7
 1K
The Last Man (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, Argentina, UK
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 ...
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Plot: cult, post traumatic stress disorder, contemplating suicide, gang, end of the world, messiah, violence, storm, apocalypse, crying, revolver, prediction ...
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 6.2
 12K
The Love Witch (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, 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 ...
Style: dark humor, tense, captivating, humorous, feminist film ...
Plot: witchcraft, love potion, death, love, looking for love, female protagonist, witch, exploitation, lovers, sex scene, murder, lover ...
Time: victorian, 70s
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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: touching, semi serious, feel good, melancholic, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adoption, social worker, friendship, family relations, road trip, on the road, restaurant, muppets, children, runaway, getting home, male protagonist ...
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: sentimental, sincere, realistic, serious, uplifting ...
Plot: single parent, athlete and trainer, hopes, training, high school, family problems, contests and competitions, rivalry, athlete's life, ambition, redemption, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c., united states, seattle washington
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 6.9
 192K
The Witch (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1630s New England, William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life with five children, homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness, exiled from their settlement when William defies the local church. When their newborn son vanishes and ...
Style: dark, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, religion, curses spells and rituals, family relations, wilderness, isolation, family in danger, parents and children, insanity, imaginary, guilt ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: new england, usa, new hampshire
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 7.5
 11K
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: exciting, stylized, serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race, car chase, ambition, mafia, fight, creature, chases and races, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, danger, escapades ...
Time: future
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 7.2
 2K
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: tense, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, humorous ...
Plot: money, gangsters, serial killer, self defense, escape, crime gone awry, mistaken identity, disorder, deadly, woman in danger, chase, stolen money ...
Time: 90s
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand, tokyo, new jersey
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 7.0
 47K
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, emotional, psychological, sincere, sad ...
Plot: loss of child, death in the family, grief, marriage, family problems, estrangement, housewife, loss of son, support group, memory, therapy, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, california
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 7.3
 105K
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: bleak, rough, emotional, serious, harsh ...
Plot: domestic violence, child abuse, poverty, illiteracy, abusive mother, social misfits, sexual abuse, rape, dysfunctional family, parents and children, fat girl, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city, harlem
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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: serious, realistic, dark humor, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, parents and children, dishonesty, manipulations, manipulation, family problems, breakup, cons and scams, sexual relations, infidelity, family relations, school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: athens greece, greece
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 7.1
 152K
Hard Candy (2005)
Genre: 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, twist ending, rough, psychological, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: age difference, pedophile, pedophilia, vengeance, torture, dangerous attraction, sexual abuse, deception, sociopath, manipulation, seduction, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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 7.8
 8K
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, serious, compassionate, emotional, lyrical ...
Plot: secret, construction site, love, romance, fall in love, love and romance, immigrants, human nature, family relations, youth, society, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
Place: iran, japan, middle east, tehran iran, tokyo
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 5.9
 2K
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: psychological, tense, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: s&m, bdsm, love affair, brutality, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, danger, human nature, haunted by the past, sexual relations, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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I Start Counting (1969)
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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, family relations, friendship, murder, stalking, voyeur, crying, killer, stalker, life is a bitch, best friends ...
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, realistic, thought provoking, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: prostitute, gang rape, innocence lost, money problems, student life, lifestyle, sexual relations, deception, university, jealousy, lust, hotel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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Chemical Hearts (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a hopelessly romantic high school senior falls for a mysterious new classmate, it sets them both on an unexpected journey that teaches them about love, loss, and most importantly themselves.
Style: melancholic, sad, compassionate, touching, sentimental
Plot: car accident, school, grieving, teenage love, first love, tragic love, love at first sight, depression, haunted by the past, accident, new love, lesbian couple ...
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 6.7
 499
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: poison, mansion, crying, airport, unhappy marriage, tragic love, blindness, screaming, gay, knife, letter, trust ...
Place: korea
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American Beach House (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What happens when six lucky strangers, three handsome young guys and three beautiful sexy young women, from all over the world, win a random contest-- an all expenses paid trip to an amazing beach house in glamorous Malibu, California, thanks to a ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sexy, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: beach, looking for sex, bikini, holiday, confined, disorder, sexual relations, comedy of errors, buddies, love and romance, friendship, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, malibu california, usa
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They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Desperate characters stake their fortune on a Depression-era dance marathon.
Style: depressing, atmospheric, emotional, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: dancing, great depression, social decay, life is a bitch, contests and competitions, ambition, reward, crimes, down on your luck, depression, suicidal, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: usa, santa monica california, california, minneapolis minnesota, chicago illinois ...
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The Theory of Flight (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A dreamer who aspires to human flight is assigned public service after one of his attempts off a public building. This leads him to meeting a young woman, who is dying of motor neuron disease. The strong-willed woman admits her wish to be ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, melancholic, serious ...
Plot: friendship, disease, dying, virginity, romance, women, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, painter, life & death, wheelchair, flying, loneliness ...
Time: 90s
Place: london
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Terkel in Trouble (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Musical, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In this unhinged Danish animation, 6th-grader Terkel (Anders Matthesen) begins experiencing a streak of bad luck after sitting on a black spider. His teacher dies and is replaced by the strange Justin (also Matthesen). At home, Terkel's Uncle ...
Style: humorous, not serious, cynical, adult animation, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mischievous children, nothing goes right, eccentric family, danger, youth, buddies, escapades, kids in trouble, forced into action, parents and children, computer animation, overweight child ...
Place: denmark
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Murmur of the Heart (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the end of the first Indochina War, an open-minded teenage boy finds himself between the urge to discover love and the ever-present, dominating affection of his mother.
Style: sexy, touching, sentimental, disturbing, semi serious ...
Plot: mother son incest, incest, mother son relationship, sexual initiation, teenage life, self discovery, parents and children, family relations, coming of age, siblings relations, sexuality, love ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1954, 70s
Place: france, europe, paris france, indochina, tokyo
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 6.7
 7K
Somersault (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Australian teenager Heidi is left with little choice but to leave home after she's caught red-handed with her mother's boyfriend. With few options, Heidi ends up in Jindabyne, a tourist community. Upon meeting Joe at a bar, she pursues a ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: self discovery, coming of age, teenage life, love and romance, friendship, romance, fall in love, teenager, couple relations, mother daughter relationship, gas station, sexuality ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, new south wales, california
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 6.1
 51K
Soldier (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sergeant Todd is a veteran soldier for an elite group of the armed forces. After being defeated by a new breed of genetically engineered soldiers, he is dumped on a waste planet and left for dead. He soon interacts with a group of crash survivors ...
Style: futuristic, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genetic engineering, space travel, military, alien planet, presumed dead, battles, heroes, one man army, rescue, soldier, distopia, survival ...
Time: future, year 1996
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 7.6
 3K
Alone (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Maria, whose parents live in the country, cannot stand her father's authoritarian ways and moves to the city. She finds a job as a cleaner and tries to survive in a wretched apartment in the shabby part of a big city. She is pregnant, and the ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, contemplative, feel good ...
Plot: mother in law son in law relationship, pregnancy, hospital, parents and children, human nature, love and romance, loneliness, society, dog, drinking, mother daughter relationship, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe, andalusia, tokyo
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 6.2
 78K
Solaris (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A troubled psychologist is sent to investigate the crew of an isolated research station orbiting a bizarre planet.
Style: futuristic, psychological, surreal, mind bending, enigmatic ...
Plot: space station, space travel, outer space, mysterious planet, spacecraft, astronaut, space and aliens, hallucination, back from the dead, mystery, paranormal activity, obsession ...
Time: future
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