Best friend movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant best friend movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, feel good, clever, semi serious and entertaining films and TV shows about / with best friend, friendship, mentor, friends, culture clash, life philosophy, dialogue, storytelling, destiny and catastrophe plots mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as best friend: Bridesmaids (2011), Three Steps Over Heaven (2004), The Edge of Seventeen (2016), Midnight Sun (2018), 50/50 (2011), My Best Men (2011), G.B.F. (2013), 'Til There Was You (1997), Old Dogs (2009), Lady Bird (2017).

List of best friend movies

 6.8
 247K
Bridesmaids (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Annie’s life is a mess. But when she finds out her lifetime best friend is engaged, she simply must serve as Lillian’s maid of honor. Though lovelorn and broke, Annie bluffs her way through the expensive and bizarre rituals. With one chance to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, talky, funny, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: best friend, jealousy, female friendship, rivalry, friendship, uninhibited rivalry, nothing goes right, casual sex, bridesmaid, group of friends, self esteem, rivals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, wisconsin, chicago illinois, milwaukee wisconsin, paris france
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Three Steps Over Heaven (2004)
Genre: Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A bad boy and a socialite girl hook-up.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching, captivating
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: opposites attract, teenage love, first love, best friend, youth, teen romance, romance, cigarette smoking, virgin, forbidden love, friendship, private school ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
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The Edge of Seventeen (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two high school girls are best friends until one dates the other's older brother, who is totally his sister's nemesis.
Style: emotional, sweet, witty, realistic, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: adolescence, teenager, teen angst, best friend, high school, teenagers, loneliness, sibling relationship, coming of age, teacher, stereotypes, life & death ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: california
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 6.6
 16K
Midnight Sun (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Katie, a 17-year-old, has been sheltered since childhood and confined to her house during the day by a rare disease that makes even the smallest amount of sunlight deadly. Fate intervenes when she meets Charlie and they embark on a summer romance.
Style: romantic, sincere, sentimental, sweet, touching
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, teen romance, follow your dream, true love, best friend, terminal illness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, tragic love, near death experience, dead mother, sunlight ...
Place: seattle washington, seattle
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 7.7
 298K
50/50 (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Inspired by a true story, a comedy centered on a 27-year-old guy who learns of his cancer diagnosis, and his subsequent struggle to beat the disease.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, tragicomedy, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, patient, cancer, doctor, therapist, best friend, buddies, coping, fighting illness, hopes, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, canada, hawaii, seattle washington
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 5.7
 12K
My Best Men (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A comedy about a groom and his three best men who travel to the Australian outback for a wedding.
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, best friend, australian outback, meet the parents, nothing goes right, disorder, buddies, drug dealer, group of friends, comedy of errors, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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 6.0
 10K
G.B.F. (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The bitter fight for supremacy between the three most popular girls at North Gateway High takes an unexpected turn when their classmate, Tanner, is outed and becomes the school’s first openly gay student. The trio races to bag the big trend in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, high school, friends, friendship, best friend, youth, teenage life, lgbt, gender, high school life, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
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'Til There Was You (1997)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Two strangers, whose paths are always crossing, finally meet when fate steps in. It took them twenty years to fall in love at first sight.
Style: feel good, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: loneliness, best friend, dating, neighbor, support group, romance, opposites attract, single parent, childhood friends, unfulfilled love, looking for love, parent child relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1960s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
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 5.4
 34K
Old Dogs (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Charlie and Dan have been best friends and business partners for thirty years; their Manhattan public relations firm is on the verge of a huge business deal with a Japanese company. With two weeks to sew up the contract, Dan gets a surprise: a woman ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: camp, best friend, family, family relations, nothing goes right, disorder, fish out of water, parents and children, brother sister relationship, comic violence, competition, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: vermont, new york
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 7.4
 177K
Lady Bird (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A California high school student plans to escape from her family and small town by going to college in New York.
Style: realistic, semi serious, thought provoking, romantic, ironic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, first love, best friend, school, teenage girl, nickname, father daughter relationship, catholic school, teen angst, high school, homosexual ...
Time: 2000s, year 2003, year 2002
Place: california, usa
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Friends with Kids (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the wake of their friends' marriages and eventual offspring, longtime pals Julie and Jason decide to have a child together without becoming a couple. By becoming "time-share" parents, they reason, they can experience the joys of ...
Style: touching, realistic, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, best friend, romance, best friends, platonic, couple relations, relationship problems, thirtysomething life, character study, best friends in love, child birth, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, vermont, california, new jersey
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Take Me Home Tonight (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Recent MIT grad Matt Franklin should be well on his way to a successful career at a Fortune 500 company, but instead he rebels against maturity by taking a job at a video store. Matt rethinks his position when his unrequited high-school crush, Tori, ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: friends, party, best friend, adolescence vs adulthood, proposal, becoming an adult, slacker, college graduate, night, sister, love story, honest ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
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 5.3
 48K
The Dilemma (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Longtime friends Ronny and Nick are partners in an auto-design firm. They are hard at work on a presentation for a dream project that would really launch their company. Then Ronny spots Nick's wife out with another man, and in the process of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: infidelity, friendship, dilemma, love, proposal, secret, best friend, moral dilemma, adultery, friends, truth, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
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 7.0
 127K
One Day (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A romantic comedy centered on Dexter and Emma, who first meet during their graduation in 1988 and proceed to keep in touch regularly. The film follows what they do on July 15 annually, usually doing something together.
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, emotional, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, opposites attract, friendship, social differences, ambition, follow your dream, reunion, best friends in love, unfulfilled love, hopes, couples, best friend ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 80s, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: paris france, england, london
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 3.9
 565
Little Bitches (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of friends vow to open their college acceptance letters at the same time during the big end-of -year party.
Style: light, funny, humorous, feel good, ironic
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: crazy, high school, best friend, high school friends, best friends, relationships, party, beer, marijuana
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 5.2
 13K
Ibiza (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: She could do the responsible thing. Or she could go to Ibiza with her best friends to chase down a hot DJ. Easy choice.
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, surprise ending
Plot: nightclub, best friend, adventure, entertainment, group of friends, party, woman, dj, women
Place: ibiza, spain
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Tequila Sunrise (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In a seaside California town, best friends Mac and Nick are on opposite sides of the law. Mac is a former drug dealer trying to clean up his act, while Nick is a high-profile detective trying to take down a Mexican drug lord named Carlos. Soon ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, atmospheric, exciting ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: restaurant, drug dealer, crime, betrayal, romance, love triangle, law enforcement, cons and scams, drug dealing, best friend, friendship, surveillance ...
Time: 80s
Place: seaport, california
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Isn't It Romantic (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: For a long time, Natalie, an Australian architect living in New York City, had always believed that what she had seen in rom-coms is all fantasy. But after thwarting a mugger at a subway station only to be knocked out while fleeing, Natalie wakes up ...
Style: romantic, entertaining, light, emotional, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gay, cliche, love triangle, love, cynic, trapped, best friend, architect, male objectification, musical number, imaginary, limousine ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
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Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Following the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City, with fighting crime as his superhero alter ego ...
Style: entertaining, intense, exciting, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: superhero, supernatural power, teenage life, moral dilemma, teenager, arms dealer, school, battle, costumed hero, good versus evil, teenage protagonist, rescue ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, usa, berlin germany, washington d.c.
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 8.8
 1.6M
Forrest Gump (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic events - in each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do. Yet, despite all the things he has attained, his one true love eludes ...
Style: touching, sentimental, uplifting, sincere, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: human spirit, destiny, mentally challenged, journey, odd, misfit, tragic love, love and romance, human relationship, fish out of water, society, justice ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, 70s, 1950s
Place: usa, washington d.c., vietnam, china
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The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from September 10, 1990, to May 20, 1996. The show stars Will Smith as a fictionalized version of himself, a street-smart teenager from West Philadelphia who ...
Style: witty, humorous, feel good, realistic, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, teenage life, black family, butler, fish out of water, family relations, verbal byplay, siblings relations, social differences, misfit, eccentric family, culture clash ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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 8.2
 119K
Chuck (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Chuck is an American action-comedy/spy-drama television series created by Josh Schwartz and Chris Fedak. The series is about an "average computer-whiz-next-door" named Chuck, played by Zachary Levi, who receives an encoded e-mail from an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cia, undercover, secret agents, double life, enemy, peril, geek, espionage, dishonesty, buddies, misfit, lifestyle change ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
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You, Me and Dupree (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After standing in as best man for his longtime friend Carl Petersen, Randy Dupree loses his job, becomes a barfly and attaches himself to the newlywed couple almost permanently -- as their houseguest. But the longer Dupree camps out on their couch, ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, light, romantic ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: workaholic, friends, couple relations, nothing goes right, love and romance, masturbation, disorder, best friend, wedding, prank, school teacher, drinking ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, hawaii
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My Best Friend's Wedding (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When she receives word that her longtime platonic pal Michael O'Neal is getting married to debutante Kimberly Wallace, food critic Julianne Potter realizes her true feelings for Michael -- and sets out to sabotage the wedding.
Style: sentimental, feel good, romantic, sweet, funny ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, screwball, romance, friendship, uninhibited rivalry, wedding preparations and rituals, unfulfilled love, love and romance, best friends, obsession, women, male female friendship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, san francisco, new jersey
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Good Luck Chuck (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Cursed since childhood, dentist Charlie Kagan cannot find the right woman. Even worse, he learns that each of his ex-girlfriends finds true love with the man she meets after her relationship with him ends. Hearing of Charlie's reputation as a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, romantic, sexy ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: sex, curse, dentist, true love, womanizer, sexual relations, love and romance, curses spells and rituals, romance, looking for love, one-night stand, man-woman relation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, antarctica, new jersey
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 8.9
 653K
Friends (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The misadventures of a group of friends as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in Manhattan.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, not serious, talky ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, best friends, sitcom, group of friends, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, couple relations, everyday life, friends, looking for love, roommate ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 21st century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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The Big Bang Theory (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Big Bang Theory is centered on five characters living in Pasadena, California: roommates Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper; Penny, a waitress and aspiring actress who lives across the hall; and Leonard and Sheldon's equally geeky and ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, intellectual, clever ...
Plot: neighbor, friends, scientist, friendship, social awkwardness, intelligence, geek, buddies, sitcom, science, prodigy, roommate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, campus, usa, pasadena california
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Sabrina, the Animated Series (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sabrina: The Animated Series is an American animated television series based on the Archie Comics character Sabrina, the Teenage Witch. It was produced by Savage Studios Ltd. and Hartbreak Films in association with DIC Entertainment, which was owned ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, light, semi serious
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: mischievous children, friends, supernatural ability, teenage life, eccentric family, escapades, family, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, teenage love, disorder, hereditary gift of witchcraft ...
Time: 1990s, 2000s, 20th century, 21st century
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 6.4
 21K
Mike & Molly (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A comedy about a working class Chicago couple who find love at an Overeaters Anonymous meeting.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: sitcom, self esteem, couple relations, love and romance, living with parents, goodhearted, overweight, sister sister relationship, female teacher, mother in law daughter in law relationship, best friend, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
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The Little Mermaid (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Disney's The Little Mermaid is an American animated television series produced by Walt Disney Television Animation based on the 1989 Disney film of the same name. It features the adventures of Ariel as a mermaid prior to the events of the film. ...
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, colourful, fairy tale ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: mermaid, underwater, fish, imaginary, youth, friendship, escapades, family, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, danger, artifact ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
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