Asking for forgiveness movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant asking for forgiveness movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, melancholic, psychological, disturbing and suspense films and TV shows about / with asking for forgiveness, kiss, food, eating, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, apology, crying woman, death and fear plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, Germany and other countries.
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asking for forgiveness movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as asking for forgiveness: Sweet Charity (1969), The Aftermath (2019), Little Joe (2019), Appropriate Behaviour (2014), Ivan's Childhood (1962), Pain & Glory (2019), Suntan (2016), El mar (2000), Liverleaf (2018), Rodin (2017).

List of asking for forgiveness movies

Sweet Charity (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Taxi dancer Charity continues to have Faith in the human race despite apparently endless disappointments at its hands, and Hope that she will finally meet the nice young man to romance her away from her sleazy life. Maybe, just maybe, handsome Oscar ...
Style: stylized, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: hopes, elevator, celebrity, charity, broken engagement, tragic love, dancehall girl, unlikely couple, opposites attract, artists and showbiz, going straight, dancer's life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.3
 16K
The Aftermath (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the aftermath of World War II, a British colonel and his wife are assigned to live in Hamburg during the post-war reconstruction, but tensions arise with the German widower who lives with them.
Style: realistic, melancholic, serious, sad
Plot: cheating wife, adultery, unfaithful wife, sex scene, post world war two, grief, husband wife relationship, city in ruins, family relations, bereavement, unlikely friendships, post war ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, year 1943, year 1942, year 1933
Place: hamburg germany, northern germany
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 5.9
 5K
Little Joe (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Austria, UK, Germany, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A genetically engineered plant scatters its seeds and seems to cause uncanny changes on living creatures. The afflicted appear strange, as if they were replaced - especially for those, who are close to them. Or is it all just imagination? Thus ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, apocalyptic ...
Plot: genetic engineering, psychiatrist, paranoia, mental illness, female protagonist, single mother, flower, scientist, dog, teenage boy, mind control, laboratory ...
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Appropriate Behaviour (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: For Shirin, being part of a perfect Persian family isn’t easy. Acceptance eludes her from all sides: her family doesn’t know she’s bisexual, and her ex-girlfriend, Maxine , can’t understand why she doesn’t tell them. Even the six-year-old ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, clever ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: bisexual, loneliness, lesbian relationship, threesome, rebellion, rebelliousness, introspection, couples, gender, lesbian cunnilingus, dysfunctional relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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Ivan's Childhood (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Poetic journey through the shards and shadows of one boy’s war-ravaged youth.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, serious, meditative, psychological ...
Plot: world war two, orphan, war, anti war, youth, heroes, battles, german, boy, child execution, child spy, great patriotic war ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: russia, europe, berlin germany, soviet union, japan
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 7.6
 45K
Pain & Glory (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Salvador Mallo, a filmmaker in the twilight of his career, reflects on the choices he's made in life as past and present come crashing down around him.
Style: touching, sincere, disturbing, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: gay, filmmaker, movie business, introspection, actor, artistic creation, homosexuality, mother son relationship, stage, desire, cinema, sexual awakening ...
Time: 2010s, 1950s, year 1981, year 1985, 50s
Place: spain, madrid
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 6.6
 6K
Suntan (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Kostis is a 40-year-old doctor that finds himself in the small island of Antiparos, in order to take over the local clinic. His whole life and routine will turn upside down when he meets an international group of young and beautiful tourists and he ...
Style: ambiguous ending, sexy, surprise ending
Plot: nude beach, nudism, nudist, greek island, obsession, older man younger woman relationship, topless sunbathing, kissing, volleyball, camping, tent, infidelity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: greece
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 6.8
 1K
El mar (2000)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Childhood friends reunite later in life in Spanish tuberculosis sanitorium. Pressures of death all around combine with dark secrets of their past.
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, tuberculosis, forbidden love, terminal illness, political unrest, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, society, childhood friend, childhood friends, nun, gay ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 1940s
Place: spain, europe, mallorca
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 6.2
 532
Liverleaf (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story follows Nozaki Haruka, a middle school student who transfers to a new school in a small town because of her father's work. Unfortunately, she becomes a victim of horrific bullying, but since the school will be closing in 2 months ...
Style: tense, psychological, captivating, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: slasher, revenge, bullying, murder, school, arson, brutality, violence, danger, novice, society, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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 4.9
 1K
Rodin (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Auguste Rodin (1840-1917), man of the people, autodidact and revolutionary sculptor - the most brilliant of his era. At 42, Rodin meets Camille Claudel, a young woman desperate to become his assistant. He quickly acknowledges her as his most able ...
Plot: woman on top, candle, game playing, french, rejection, half breed, button, marriage proposal, 40 year old, painter, humming, photographer ...
Time: year 2017
Place: paris france, japan
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 6.6
 14K
The Big Kahuna (1999)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three salesmen working for a firm that makes industrial lubricants are waiting in the company's "hospitality suite" at a manufacturers' convention for a "big kahuna" named Dick Fuller to show up, in hopes they can ...
Style: talky, witty, clever, contemplative, semi serious ...
Plot: salesman, midlife crisis, love and romance, religion and supernatural, religion, existentialism, life & death, hotel, dialogue driven, bartender, receptionist, business trip ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: kansas, usa, new jersey
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 6.2
 57K
Colossal (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Spain, South Korea
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A woman discovers that severe catastrophic events are somehow connected to the mental breakdown from which she's suffering.
Style: surprise ending, absurd, melancholic, captivating, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: dark fantasy, creature, mental breakdown, giant monster, alcoholic, small town, giant robots, catastrophe, monster, drinking, bullying, remote control ...
Time: 2010s
Place: seoul, new york
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The Kindergarten Teacher (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A teacher discovers in a five year-old child a prodigious gift for poetry. Amazed and inspired by this young boy, she decides to protect his talent in spite of everyone.
Style: realistic, serious, clever, contemplative, exciting ...
Plot: obsession, kindergarten, teaching the ways of the world, dedicated educator, losing-it hero, unfulfillment, single parent, prodigy, family relations, teachers and students, nudity (full frontal - brief), female teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, tel aviv israel
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Viceroy's House (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, India, Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumes the post of last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people, living upstairs at the house which was the home of British rulers, whilst 500 Hindu, Muslim and Sikh servants lived downstairs.
Style: sincere, disturbing, factual, touching, captivating ...
Plot: independence, democracy, palace, economics, servant, ceremony, promise, school, governor, politics, colonialism, celebration ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1945, year 1933
Place: delhi, london, india, pakistan
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 7.3
 222K
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, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: supernatural horror, satanism, spiritualism, evil, supernatural, curse, cult, ghost, inheritance, insanity, funeral, possession ...
Place: utah
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All I See Is You (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Thailand, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A blind woman's relationship with her husband changes when she regains her sight and discovers disturbing details about themselves.
Style: disturbing, enigmatic, suspenseful, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: married couple, blind woman, surgical operation, husband wife relationship, blonde, medication, operation, doctor, fear, promise, lie, car accident ...
Place: thailand, barcelona, bangkok thailand, barcelona spain, spain
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Double Suicide (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Successful and married with children, paper-mill owner Jihei knows better than to contradict the strict social and moral codes of 18th-century Japan. But when he meets the lovely courtesan Koharu, he becomes a man obsessed. Koharu returns his love, ...
Style: stylized, emotional, serious, realistic, jidai geki
Plot: prostitute, bittersweet, romance, unfulfillment, fighting the system, love and romance, society, rebellion, power relations, couples, destructive relationship, rich and poor ...
Time: 18th century
Place: asia, japan
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Beloved Sisters (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A love triangle forms between post-Enlightenment writer Friedrich Schiller and two sisters -- one who became his wife, and the other, his biographer.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, touching, gloomy
Plot: love triangle, family relations, aristocrat, fall in love, love affair, family life, romance, love and romance, sister sister relationship, secret, husband wife relationship, friendship ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1790s
Place: germany, swiss alps, switzerland
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Three Outlaw Samurai (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Shiba, a wandering ronin, encounters a band of peasants who have kidnapped the daughter of their dictatorial magistrate, in hopes of coercing from him a reduction in taxes. Shiba takes up their fight, joined by two renegades from the ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, jidai geki
Plot: betrayal, samurai, change of heart, bribery, katana, abduction, kidnapping, hostage, murder, infamy, peasant, ronin ...
Place: japan
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Happiness Is... (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Humorous adventures and dangerous escapades of young Mike Adams and his mischievous friends. Together, they learn when character counts. This delightful, Tom Sawyer-like story presents the adventures of Mike Adams and his mischievous friends. Their ...
Style: christian film
Plot: cellar, clubhouse, asking for forgiveness, child protagonist, prank, mother daughter relationship, christian, religious conversion, grandfather grandson relationship, electrocution, initiation, basement ...
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 7.0
 305
People's Hero (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Ex-gangster Sonny Koo finds himself in the middle of a bank holdup by two inexperienced crooks. The robbery goes awry, but before order can be restored, Sonny assumes control. He proceeds to turn the hostage situation to his advantage, and uses the ...
Plot: gunfight, escape, media, handgun, brutality, gunshot wound, asking for forgiveness, bank, bloody spray, bank clerk, pistol, cigarette lighter ...
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A Hologram for the King (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany, Mexico, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Alan Clay, a struggling American businessman, travels to Saudi Arabia to sell a new technology to the King, only to be challenged by endless Middle Eastern bureaucracy, a perpetually absent monarch, and a suspicious growth on his back.
Style: entertaining, light, realistic, melancholic, complex ...
Plot: doctor, love, culture clash, technology, american abroad, business, desert, father daughter relationship, trust, corporation, employer employee relationship, tumor ...
Time: 21st century, 1930s, future
Place: saudi arabia, middle east, arabia, usa, egypt ...
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 7.5
 13K
Frantz (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the aftermath of WWI, a young German who grieves the death of her fiancé in France meets a mysterious French man who visits the fiance’s grave to lay flowers.
Style: romantic, inspirational, sentimental, touching, captivating ...
Plot: world war one, post war, french soldier, death of husband, german, death of loved one, grave, letter, german soldier, casualty of war, sadness, husband wife relationship ...
Time: post world war one, 1910s, year 1919, year 1918
Place: germany, paris france
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 7.8
 49K
The Salesman (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Forced out of their apartment due to dangerous works on a neighboring building, Emad and Rana move into a new flat in the center of Tehran. An incident linked to the previous tenant will dramatically change the young couple’s life.
Style: intense, psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: apartment, attack, rape, marriage, death, revenge, hospital, husband wife relationship, lie, investigation, injury, twists & turns ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: iran, tehran iran, poland, middle east
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The Child I Never Was (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A serial killer dispassionately discusses the nuts and bolts of his grisly avocation, as well as the youthful traumas which helped to mold him into a psychopath, in this disturbing independent drama from Germany, based on the true story of of ...
Style: psychological, serious, bleak, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: pedophile, murder, psychopath, sexual abuse, child abuse, teenage life, life is a bitch, youth, investigation, juvenile delinquency, society, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1966, year 1962, year 1976
Place: germany, europe
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 626
Elisa, My Life (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Elisa has not seen her father Luis for nine years, but she receives a telegram from her sister Isabel in a moment of crisis of her marriage with Antonio telling that her father is ill and she decides to travel to the countryside of Madrid with ...
Style: gloomy, realistic, serious, contemplative
Plot: crumbling marriage, haunted by the past, introspection, siblings relations, family life, family gatherings, parents and children, family relations, family problems, strong female presence, oedipus complex, telegram ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe, madrid
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 189K
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, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, religion, 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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Two Days, One Night (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sandra is a young woman who has only one weekend to convince her colleagues they must give up their bonuses in order for her to keep her job — not an easy task in this economy.
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, sincere, compassionate ...
Plot: injustice, depression, unemployment, workplace, employer employee relationship, human nature, workplace situations, moral dilemma, unsupportive coworkers, supportive coworker, working class, supportive spouse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: belgium, europe
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Far from the Madding Crowd (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Based on the literary classic by Thomas Hardy, Far from the Madding Crowd is the story of independent, beautiful and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene, who attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak, a sheep farmer, captivated by her fetching ...
Style: emotional, serious, romantic, realistic, scenic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, couple relations, love affair, romance, couples, love and romance, jane austen, obsession, friendship, society, dishonesty, secret ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, victorian era, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london
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And Your Mother Too! (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In Mexico, two teenage boys and an attractive older woman embark on a road trip and learn a thing or two about life, friendship, sex, and each other.
Style: sexy, erotic, realistic, intense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sexuality, older woman younger man relationship, hot and sexy, age difference, strong sexual content, coming of age, road trip, explicit sex, sexual obsession, sexual relations, masturbation, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city, madrid, spain
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