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, touching, stylized and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with crying, death, violence, blood, teenage girl, murder, flashback, mentor, friendship and telephone call plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres shot in USA, Japan, UK 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, family relations, genetically altered, childhood, escapades, disorder ...
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: gang, storm, end of the world, apocalypse, cult, contemplating suicide, crying, revolver, post traumatic stress disorder, messiah, gas mask, bloody violence ...
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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, tragedy, lie, trust, tragic love, male female relationship, maid, blindness, engagement, lake ...
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: stockings, white horse, witchcraft, love potion, magic, grave, painting, crying, love, death, poison, female protagonist ...
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, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adoption, friendship, social worker, restaurant, children, runaway, on the road, road trip, volkswagen beetle, roller skating, journey shown on map, ferris wheel ...
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, realistic, emotional, sincere, serious ...
Plot: single parent, training, high school, crying, death, running, direction and purpose, rivalry, youth, haunted by the past, family problems, death in the family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle
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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: exciting, stylized, serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, race, ambition, mafia, fight, creature, chases and races, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, danger, 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, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Plot: money, self defense, buddhist, praying, crying male, crying, learning the truth, female serial killer, serial killer, old man, airport, escape ...
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, estrangement, crumbling marriage, loss of son, grief, support group, memory, therapy, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, parents and children, physical appearance, sexual abuse, teacher, school ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 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, realistic, humorous, serious, sexual
Plot: infidelity, murder, small town, school, land developer, gay, classroom, crying, love and romance, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, athens 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, twist ending, psychological, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: age difference, torture, vengeance, sexual abuse, pedophilia, seduction, deception, dangerous attraction, mind game, vigilantism, sociopath, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, bus, truck, construction, tea, crying, secret, rain, romance, immigrants, love and romance ...
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: serious, gloomy, sexual, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: s&m, brutality, sex, crying, sexual relations, couples, danger, haunted by the past, human nature, love affair, destructive relationship, love and romance ...
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, friendship, stalking, voyeur, stalker, crying, killer, fall in love, countryside, 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, realistic, captivating, thought provoking, sincere ...
Plot: hotel, prostitute, lifestyle, student life, innocence lost, money problems, old man, university, college student, deception, hotel room, misogynist ...
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, bleak, psychological, 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, survival, mercenary, sole survivor, little boy, environmentalist, hunter, obsessive quest, bio weapon, danger, escapades, crying ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, paris france
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Abzurdah (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A disenfranchised 16-year-old girl connects to an older man on the internet and after a brief one-sided affair descends into obsession and anorexia.
Style: based on true events
Plot: obsessive love, troubled teen, internet chat, schoolgirl, age difference, sex with a minor, falling in love, male objectification, coming of age, broken heart, love, sex ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: argentina
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Brightburn (2019)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What if a child from another world crash-landed on Earth, but instead of becoming a hero to mankind, he proved to be something far more sinister?
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, scary, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil, alien, fear, child, supernatural ability, family, creature feature, assassin, danger, super villain, crying, blood ...
Time: 21st century
Place: kansas
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Girls Lost (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Finland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Kim, Bella and Momo are three fourteen-year-old girls who discover a fantastic flower with magic qualities: by drinking its nectar they are transformed into boys and they enter a new world. At first they enjoy their newly found freedom, but soon ...
Style: ambiguous ending
Plot: gender identity, coming of age, lgbt, torch, arson, full moon, love triangle, swimming, knife, sexuality, based on a novel, middle finger ...
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A Star is Born (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers-and falls in love with-struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer – until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally's career takes off, the ...
Style: touching, uplifting, sincere, rockumentary, captivating ...
Plot: singer, fame, showbiz, alcoholic, concert, aspiring singer, pop star, addiction, brother brother relationship, drinking problem, backstage, friendship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: arizona
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Suspiria (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe, only to discover it is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of increasingly grisly murders.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, touching, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: ballet, dance performance, psychotherapist, choreography, good versus evil, paranormal phenomena, serial murder, mysterious event, secret, mysterious death, murder victim, danger ...
Time: year 1943, year 1977
Place: ohio, berlin germany
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Mounam Pesiyadhe (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Mounam Pesiyadhe (Tamil: மெளனம் பேசியதே;(English: Silence Spoke) is a 2002 Indian Tamil romantic drama film, directed and written by Ameer Sultan, making his directorial debut. It stars Suriya, Trisha, newcomers Nandha and ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: misogynist, dancing, wedding, anger, foot chase, flirting, restaurant, cigarette smoking, marriage proposal, friendship, unrequited love, happiness ...
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Night of Fear (1973)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A young girl (Carla Hoogeveen) who has just spent an afternoon playing tennis and making love with a man (Mike Dorsey), gets accidentally run off the road by a truck. Ending up on a dead-end dirt road, her car gets stuck in a ditch, where she starts ...
Plot: trapped, hunted, police car, newspaper clipping, psychopath, surrealism, fetish, locked in, photograph, gas station, truck driver, gore ...
Time: year 1972
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The Double (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man is shot in an underground car-park by a mysterious bearded man. As he dies he recollects the events that led him to this situation, including adulterous liaisons and jealous envy.
Style: neurotic
Plot: airport, bare breasts, seduction, shower, man with glasses, female nudity, impotence, missing person, politics, murder, holiday, seductress ...
Place: morocco, north africa, rome italy
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A Story of Yonosuke (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 160 min.
Story: The year is 1987 and Japan is just reaching the peak of its economic success. Eighteen-year old Yonosuke Yokomichi arrives in Tokyo from Nagasaki. Ordinary in every way possible, he lives in a suburb far from the excitement of the big city and ...
Plot: stage, backpack, cat, homosexual, puppy, mountain, old woman, crying woman, classroom, cow, idol, long black hair ...
Time: year 1987
Place: tokyo, japan
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Churchill's Secret (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: British Prime Minister Winston Churchill suffers from a stroke in the summer of 1953 that's kept a secret from the rest of the world.
Plot: historical figure, nurse, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, disagreement, drunk driver, conference, old age, drunkenness, train, stuttering ...
Time: 1950s
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Growing Up Smith (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In 1979, an Indian family moves to America with hopes of living the American Dream. While their 10-year-old boy Smith falls head-over-heels for the girl next door, his desire to become a "good old boy" propels him further away from his ...
Plot: food, friendship, money, crying, father daughter relationship, prayer, apology, husband wife relationship, record player, beer, friend, father son relationship ...
Place: india
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Emelie (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After their regular babysitter Maggie can’t make it, the Thompson family turns to her friend Anna to supervise their children while the parents go out to celebrate their anniversary. At first Anna seems like a dream come true to the kids, allowing ...
Audience: date night
Plot: children, treehouse, being followed, leotard, muscle car, 11 year old, family in danger, little girl, pistol, corvette, classic car, date ...
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