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, emotional, light and stylized films and TV shows about / with asking for forgiveness, food, apology, eating, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, kiss, father daughter relationship, drinking and drink 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: The Kindergarten Teacher (2014), The Lovers (2013), Viceroy's House (2017), Hereditary (2018), A Wrinkle in Time (2018), Hot Summer Nights (2017), The Shack (2017), All I See Is You (2016), The Square (2017), A Burning Hot Summer (2011).

List of asking for forgiveness movies

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: offbeat, realistic, biting, serious, clever
Plot: obsession, single parent, youth, teaching the ways of the world, dedicated educator, teachers and students, power relations, losing-it hero, unfulfillment, family relations, prodigy, estrangement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kindergarten, israel, tel aviv israel
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 4.6
 3K
The Lovers (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Belgium, India, Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The Lovers is an epic romance time travel adventure film. Helmed by Roland Joffé from a story by Ajey Jhankar, the film is a sweeping tale of an impossible love set against the backdrop of the first Anglo-Maratha war across two time periods and ...
Style: epic, serious, exciting, captivating, touching ...
Plot: soldier, betrayal, vengeance, dishonesty, treasure hunt, impossible love, military, rivalry, battles, adventure, escapades, romance ...
Time: 18th century, 21st century, future, 1770s, 1700s
Place: india, australia, asia, dungeon
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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: epic
Plot: independence, blindness, illness, refugee, destiny, religion, depression, calendar, child, hindi, falling to the ground, asking for forgiveness ...
Time: year 1945, year 1947
Place: india, delhi, pakistan
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 7.3
 144K
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: surprise ending
Plot: attic, traumatic experience, dysfunctional family, evil, matriarch, grief, ancestry, decomposed body, funeral, seance, secret, supernatural ...
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A Wrinkle in Time (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.
Style: light, fairy tale, colourful, entertaining, epic
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, teenager, science, scientist, parents and children, good versus evil, siblings relations, child prodigy, astronomy, courage, neighbor, running ...
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Hot Summer Nights (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A teen winds up in over his head while dealing drugs with a rebellious partner and chasing the young man's enigmatic sister during the summer of 1991 that he spends in Cape Cod, Massachusetts.
Plot: coming of age, drug dealer, summer, marijuana, drug dealing, boat, garage, watching a movie, suicide by hanging, asking for forgiveness, insanity, tough cop ...
Time: 1990s, year 1991
Place: massachusetts
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 6.3
 25K
The Shack (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: After suffering a family tragedy, Mack Phillips spirals into a deep depression causing him to question his innermost beliefs. Facing a crisis of faith, he receives a mysterious letter urging him to an abandoned shack deep in the Oregon wilderness. ...
Style: philosophical, suspenseful, psychedelic, sad
Plot: forgiveness, god, christian, death of daughter, depression, hate, guilt, missing child, metaphor, husband wife relationship, cabin in the woods, serial killer ...
Place: oregon
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Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: On the rocky path to sobriety after a life-changing accident, John Callahan discovers the healing power of art, willing his injured hands into drawing hilarious, often controversial cartoons, which bring him a new lease on life.
Plot: drawing, car accident, alcoholic, paralysis, social worker, cartoonist, paraplegic, liquor store, hiv positive, caught in the rain, rehabilitation, group therapy ...
Time: year 1972
Place: portland oregon, oregon
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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.
Plot: wife husband relationship, married couple, blonde, blind woman, surgical operation, diving, aquarium, street life, scheme, swimming underwater, crash, watching television ...
Place: thailand, barcelona spain, spain, barcelona, bangkok thailand
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 7.2
 43K
The Square (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, Germany, France, Denmark
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A satirical drama reflecting our times — about the sense of community, moral courage and the affluent person’s need for egocentricity in an increasingly uncertain world.
Style: light, surreal
Plot: shame, theft, father daughter relationship, art museum, homeless, 12 year old, garbage, american abroad, daughter, embarrassment, homelessness, food ...
Time: 2010s
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
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A Burning Hot Summer (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Paul reflects on the summer he met Angèle and Frédéric as he watches his friend being laid to rest.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, gloomy, psychological ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, human nature, couples, fall in love, friends, artists and showbiz, sexual relations, love and romance, breakup, photograph, extramarital affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, france, europe, rome italy
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Professor Marston & the Wonder Women (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The unconventional life of Dr. William Marston, the Harvard psychologist and inventor who helped invent the modern lie detector test and created Wonder Woman in 1941.
Plot: polyamory, lesbian, sexual perversion, bdsm, censorship, politics, sex, bicycle, seduction, deception, erotica, rain ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1941, year 1945, year 1940 ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, harvard university
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The Little Hours (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young servant fleeing from his master takes refuge at a convent full of emotionally unstable nuns in the middle ages.
Style: sexy
Plot: nun, servant, humming, brother sister relationship, virgin, handyman, screaming, blindfold, rescue, sex scene, garden, old woman ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: italy
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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: serious, stylized, emotional, realistic
Plot: prostitute, rebellion, impossible love, social differences, rich and poor, love and romance, unfulfillment, power relations, couple relations, destructive relationship, romance, fighting the system ...
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: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, gloomy
Plot: love triangle, aristocrat, unfulfillment, favoritism among siblings, siblings relations, family relations, love and romance, romance, love affair, family life, favoritism, fall in love ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1790s
Place: germany, switzerland, swiss alps
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Three Outlaw Samurai (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: samurai, change of heart, bribery, kidnapping, betrayal, abduction, ronin, murder, shame, peasant, katana, renegades ...
Place: japan
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 6.8
 2K
The Midwife (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Claire is a midwife and has devoted her life to others. At a moment when she is preoccupied by the imminent closure of the maternity clinic where she works, her life is further turned upside down when Béatrice, her father's former mistress, ...
Plot: chemotherapy, cancer, illness, hospital, hospital room, doctor, driving, pregnancy, river, sleeping, asking for forgiveness, apartment ...
Place: medical school, arc de triomphe paris, paris france
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These Final Hours (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: What would you do on the last day on Earth? With the end of the world only hours away, the self-absorbed James heads to the ultimate party-to-end-all-parties. On his way there, he saves the life of a young girl named Rose who is searching ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, road movie, tense ...
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, party, on the road, obsessive quest, track down, chaos and mayhem, chases and races, escapades, life is a bitch, chaos, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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 6.4
 5K
Gemma Bovery (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Martin, an ex-Parisian well-heeled hipster passionate about Gustave Flaubert who settled into a Norman village as a baker, sees an English couple moving into a small farm nearby. Not only are the names of the new arrivals Gemma and Charles Bovery, ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, sexual, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: village, countryside, infidelity, midlife crisis, death, small town, literature, dull life, couple relations, romance, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, normandy
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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 124 min.
Story: British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than its advertisements, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless slowly begins to charm in unexpected ways as the residents find new purpose ...
Style: feel good, uplifting, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: elderly, hotel, loneliness, aging, marital problem, golden years, retirement home, self discovery, personal growth, choice, introspection, goodhearted ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, mumbai india, england, california
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The Zero Theorem (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Romania, France, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A computer hacker's goal to discover the reason for human existence continually finds his work interrupted thanks to the Management; this time, they send a teenager and lusty love interest to distract him.
Style: surreal, thought provoking, captivating, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: computer, escape from reality, virtual reality, hacker, society, totalitarianism, mathematics, power relations, computers and web, who to trust, social misfits, uncover truth ...
Time: future
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Bless Me, Ultima (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a village in New Mexico, the life of young farm boy Antonio is dramatically changed when an old medicine woman joins his household. This affecting coming-of-age tale recounts Antonio's experiences to reveal the spiritual conflict in his ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, village, coming of age, friends, village life, war, elderly, mysterious character, religions or cults, introspection, human nature, aging ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944, 1940s
Place: new mexico, usa
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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: christian, child protagonist, religious conversion, hymn, tomboy, ambulance, forgiveness, cellar, milkman, bicycle, religion, christianity ...
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 7.1
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People's Hero (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
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: telephone, gunshot wound, handgun, bank vault, hostage, held at gunpoint, bank robbery, arrest, covered in blood, bloody spray, violent death, shot in the shoulder ...
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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: light, realistic, entertaining, interesting, melancholic ...
Plot: blood, doctor, love, gun, laptop, selfie, drinking, culture clash, technology, divorce, desert, adultery ...
Time: 1930s, future
Place: saudi arabia, middle east, usa, egypt, california
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 7.5
 10K
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: remake of american film
Plot: post war, impossible love, lgbt, gay, painting, book, handshake, reading, song, soldier, death of son, war crime ...
Time: 1910s, year 1918, post world war one, year 1919
Place: paris france, germany
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The Innocents (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Poland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Poland, 1945. Mathilde, a young French Red Cross doctor, is on a mission to help the war survivors. When a nun seeks for her help, she is brought to a convent where several pregnant sisters are hiding, unable to reconcile their faith with their ...
Plot: abbess, world war two, red cross, door lock, disobeying orders, soviet army, wounded, medical examination, sleeping, violence against women, bicycle, little boy ...
Time: year 1945, year 1940, 1940s
Place: poland
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The White Ribbon (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Canada
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Strange events happen in a small village in the north of Germany during the years just before World War I, which seem to be ritual punishment. The abused and suppressed children of the villagers seem to be at the heart of this mystery.
Style: epic, disturbing, bleak, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: sexual abuse, child abuse, punishment, physical appearance, death, children, oppression, search, cruelty, fear, teacher, village ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, italy, northern germany
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 7.8
 40K
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: tense, intense, psychological, reflective, talky ...
Plot: rape, attack, apartment, theatre play, revenge, hospital, wife, blood stain, intercom, husband wife relationship, blood, money ...
Time: 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: bleak, serious, realistic, gloomy, disturbing ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, teenage life, society, serial killer, coming of age, life is a bitch, crime, parents and children, family relations, murderous pair, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1966, year 1962, year 1976
Place: germany, europe
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