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, interesting, enigmatic and light films and TV shows about / with asking for forgiveness, food, apology, eating, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, kiss, drinking and mother son relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance 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 Salesman (2016), To Return (2006), Dog Day Afternoon (1975), 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).

List of asking for forgiveness movies

 7.8
 38K
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, teacher, stage play, husband wife relationship, infidelity, garage, asking for forgiveness ...
Time: 2010s
Place: iran, tehran iran, poland, middle east
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 7.6
 85K
To Return (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Raimunda (Penélope Cruz) works and lives Madrid with her husband Paco and daughter Paula. Her sister Sole (Lola Dueñas) lives nearby and they both miss their mother Irene (Carmen Maura), who died several years ago in a house fire along with their ...
Style: stylized, emotional, tragicomedy, twists and turns, semi serious ...
Plot: death, village, ghost, secret, family life, abusive father, child abuse, rape, fire, superstition, return, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain, europe, venezuela, barcelona spain ...
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Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A man robs a bank to pay for his lover's operation; it turns into a hostage situation and a media circus.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: bank, fbi, police, hostage, transsexual, hostages, robbery, one day, asthma, unhappy marriage, bank robbery, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
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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, husband wife relationship, record player, playing pool, photographer, school, speech, father son relationship, kiss, governor, posing for a photograph, economics ...
Time: year 1947, year 1945
Place: delhi, pakistan, india
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 7.3
 129K
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: decapitation, traumatic experience, funeral, decomposed body, attic, grief, ancestry, evil, dysfunctional family, matriarch, secret, daughter ...
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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: fairy tale, light, colourful, entertaining, epic
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, teenager, science, child prodigy, scientist, good versus evil, parents and children, siblings relations, astronomy, courage, disappearance, evil ...
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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, summer, marijuana, drug dealer, drug dealing, suicide, auto mechanic, death of mother, cemetery, home movie, urination, vomiting ...
Time: year 1991
Place: massachusetts
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 6.3
 24K
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, christian, god, death of daughter, depression, hate, missing child, guilt, husband wife relationship, metaphor, angst, 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, wheelchair, drunkenness, disability, alcoholics anonymous, rehabilitation, drunk driver, cartoonist, paraplegic ...
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: married couple, blind woman, wife husband relationship, blonde, surgical operation, husband wife relationship, medicine cabinet, medical mask, love story, reflection in a mirror, dental mask, thai ...
Place: barcelona spain, thailand, spain, barcelona, bangkok thailand
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 7.3
 40K
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: surreal, light
Plot: father daughter relationship, theft, shame, art museum, modern art, condom, performance art, social satire, art, sex scene, dog, boy ...
Time: 2010s
Place: stockholm sweden, 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, gloomy, realistic, sexual, psychological ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, fall in love, love and romance, human nature, sexual relations, breakup, artists and showbiz, friends, couples, female nudity, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, france, 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: lesbian, polyamory, sexual perversion, censorship, bdsm, taboo, polygamy, infidelity, sadism, college professor, teacher student relationship, lesbian kiss ...
Time: year 1945, year 1941, year 1947, year 1972, year 1985 ...
Place: harvard university, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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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.
Plot: nun, servant, bishop, witch, donkey, parody, lesbian kiss, priest, caught in the act, coven, witchcraft, hiding ...
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: emotional, serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: prostitute, couple relations, romance, destructive relationship, impossible love, love triangle, tragic love, love and romance, society, unfulfillment, couples, power relations ...
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, serious, realistic, gloomy, touching
Plot: love triangle, aristocrat, love affair, siblings relations, romance, fall in love, love and romance, unfulfillment, family relations, family life, favoritism, favoritism among siblings ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s, 1780s
Place: germany, swiss alps, switzerland
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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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: samurai, change of heart, bribery, kidnapping, katana, peasant, shame, ronin, murder, betrayal, abduction, crimes ...
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: illness, hospital, doctor, hospital room, chemotherapy, cancer, midwife, truck driver, job interview, female female kiss, gambling, single mother ...
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, race against time, on the road, chases and races, obsessive quest, track down, chaos and mayhem, life is a bitch, escapades, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, sexual, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, literature, small town, death, village, countryside, midlife crisis, couple relations, parent child relationship, romance, love affair, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, semi serious, sentimental ...
Plot: elderly, hotel, aging, golden years, loneliness, marital problem, personal growth, self discovery, introspection, culture clash, retirement home, 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, semi serious, offbeat, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: computer, virtual reality, escape from reality, future dystopia, cause and meaning, society, social misfits, uncover truth, computers and web, existentialism, power relations, hacker ...
Time: future
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Bless Me, Ultima (2013)
Genre: Drama, 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: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: village, friendship, coming of age, mysterious character, human nature, war, elderly, youth, friends, aging, introspection, village life ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1944
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, tomboy, clubhouse, forgiveness, cellar, milkman, hymn, religious conversion, child protagonist, vase, initiation, prayer ...
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 7.1
 241
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: bank vault, heist, shot in the shoulder, media, asking for forgiveness, violent death, shot in the throat, shot point blank, bank robbery, arrest, covered in blood, fainting ...
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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: laptop, selfie, love, doctor, blood, gun, 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, world war one, black and white segues into color, guilty conscience, reading a letter, cemetery, letter, playing piano, coin, loss of son, wound ...
Time: post world war one, year 1919, 1910s, year 1918
Place: germany, paris france
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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: world war two, abbess, pregnant, pregnant woman, red cross, caesarean birth, atheist, newborn baby, photograph, doctor, baby, dancing ...
Time: year 1945, 1940s, year 1940
Place: poland
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The White Ribbon (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria, France, Italy
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, atmospheric, bleak, disturbing, stylized ...
Plot: sexual abuse, punishment, child abuse, physical appearance, children, small village, pastor, village, nanny, school teacher, village life, death ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, northern germany, italy
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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, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, juvenile delinquency, crime, murderous pair, child abuse, serial killer, sexual abuse, teenage life, crimes, deadly, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1962, year 1976, year 1966
Place: germany, europe
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