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, melancholic, feel good, touching and semi serious films and TV shows about / with best friend, friendship, culture clash, storytelling, dialogue, runaway, mentor, friends, life philosophy and unlikely friendships plots mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres shot in USA, Germany, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as best friend: Good Boys (2019), Bridesmaids (2011), Love, Rosie (2014), Three Steps Over Heaven (2004), Midnight Sun (2018), Booty Call (1997), 50/50 (2011), My Best Men (2011), The Edge of Seventeen (2016), Those People (2015).

List of best friend movies

 6.7
 58K
Good Boys (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of young boys on the cusp of becoming teenagers embark on an epic quest to fix their broken drone before their parents get home.
Style: funny, light, absurd, not serious
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: best friend, child protagonist, grownups, first kiss, mischievous children, adult humor, friendship, child swearing, game playing, school, party, drone ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.8
 264K
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, teens
Plot: wedding, best friend, jealousy, female friendship, rivalry, friendship, uninhibited rivalry, nothing goes right, casual sex, party, wedding preparations and rituals, self esteem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, wisconsin, chicago illinois, paris france, milwaukee wisconsin
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She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In this reboot of the '80s series, a magic sword transforms an orphan girl into warrior She-Ra, who unites a rebellion to fight against evil.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, entertaining, stylized ...
Plot: female warrior, princess, rebellion, good versus evil, adventure, betrayal, revolution, planet, best friend, imaginary kingdom, soldier, fantasy world ...
Time: 2010s
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 7.2
 119K
Love, Rosie (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Since the moment they met at age 5, Rosie and Alex have been best friends, facing the highs and lows of growing up side by side. A fleeting shared moment, one missed opportunity, and the decisions that follow send their lives in completely different ...
Style: touching, sweet, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: best friends in love, love and romance, youth, true love, male female friendship, best friends, couple relations, teen romance, teenage pregnancy, love story, love affair, childhood friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, england, usa, boston, canada
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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: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, captivating
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teen romance, teenage love, opposites attract, first love, best friend, youth, forbidden love, private school, virgin, romance, cigarette smoking, friendship ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, rome italy
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 6.6
 22K
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, touching, sweet
Audience: teen drama, teens, girls' night
Plot: teen romance, teenage love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, terminal illness, true love, first love, follow your dream, near death experience, star crossed lovers, best friend, tragic love, teenage girl ...
Place: seattle, seattle washington
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 5.4
 8K
Booty Call (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Rushon is sexually pent-up and ready to take thing things to the next level with his girlfriend, Nikki. But when he calls for a date, she asks to make it a double -- bringing along her brash friend Lysterine, whom Rushon sets up with his lewd buddy, ...
Style: sexy, humorous, idiotic, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: best friend, dating, womanizer, lifestyle, looking for sex, romance, nothing goes right, strong sexual content, sexuality, friendship, women, adventure ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.6
 313K
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: tragicomedy, touching, sentimental, emotional, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, cancer, patient, doctor, therapist, fighting illness, best friend, buddies, coping, hopes, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c., hawaii, canada ...
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 5.7
 13K
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, absurd, entertaining, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, date night
Plot: wedding, best friend, australian outback, meet the parents, nothing goes right, buddies, disorder, drug dealer, comedy of errors, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, group of friends, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, london
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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: teenager, teen angst, adolescence, teenagers, high school, best friend, teen romance, loneliness, sibling relationship, teacher, friendship, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: california
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 6.5
 5K
Those People (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On Manhattan's gilded Upper East Side, a young gay painter is torn between an obsession with his infamous best friend and a promising new romance with an older foreign pianist.
Style: bleak, tense, enigmatic
Plot: gay, gay romance, gay love, gay relationship, gay protagonist, best friend, painter, pianist, gay culture, homosexuality, gay friend, sin ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, beirut lebanon, lebanon
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Big Girls Don't Cry (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Kati and Steffi have been best friends since they were six. Now they're both 17 and enjoying the ups and downs of becoming adults together. While Kati's parents are religious and conservative, but argue constantly, Steffi comes from what ...
Style: disturbing, touching, serious, realistic, bleak
Plot: virgin, best friend, female friendship, moral dilemma, teenage life, vengeance, youth, rivalry, parent child relationship, envy, teenage crush, first sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.1
 6K
P.S. (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thirty-nine-year old divorcé Louise Harrington (Linney) works in the admissions office at Columbia University School of the Arts. She is unnerved when she receives an application from F. Scott Feinstadt, the same name of her high school sweetheart ...
Style: sincere, touching, melancholic, entertaining, emotional ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, infidelity, best friend, love and romance, haunted by the past, college life, thirtysomething life, art, reincarnation, college, sex addict, age difference ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
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 4.1
 225
Illicit Lovers (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Jeff Diamond is unexpectedly laid off from his job, his wife Susan accepts an offer by her best friend Kathy to pay Jeff as an escort to a party. Kathy enjoyed Jeff so much she requests him again at a higher rate which includes sex. After being ...
Style: sexploitation film, sexy, erotic
Plot: best friend, escort, husband wife relationship, sexploitation, erotica, sex scene, layoff, older woman younger man sex, female nudity, male prostitute, unemployment, male escort
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 6.2
 2K
Girl Asleep (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The world is closing in on Greta Driscoll. On the cusp of turning fifteen she can't bear to leave her childhood, it contains all the things that give her comfort in this incomprehensible new world. She floats in a bubble of loserdom with her ...
Style: captivating, humorous, light, exciting
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: best friend, coming of age, birthday party, fantasy world, alternate world, teenage protagonist, school, girl, dreaming, 15 year old, birthday, self discovery ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia
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 7.2
 819
Soft Shell Man (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An emotionally immature underwater photographer returns home to an affair with his best friend's deaf girlfriend and unresolved issues with the wife he left six months before.
Style: psychological, sincere, semi serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: travel, best friend, underwater, life turned upside down, love triangle, hopes, dishonesty, romance, fish out of water, redemption, couples, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, paris france, montreal, montreal quebec canada
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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, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: loneliness, best friend, childhood friend, support group, dating, neighbor, romance, single parent, opposites attract, childhood friends, looking for love, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 1960s, 60s
Place: los angeles
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Princess Protection Program (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an evil dictator threatens to take over the kingdom, Princess Rosalinda gets put into the Princess Protection Program. She is taken under the wing of General Joe Mason, an agent from the agency, and his daughter, Carter, who works after school ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens, girls' night ...
Plot: princess, teenager, teenage life, school, youth, school dance, royal family, friendship, high school, family, best friends, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, california, canada
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 5.4
 36K
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, teens, girls' night
Plot: camp, family relations, best friend, fish out of water, family, nothing goes right, disorder, parents and children, comic violence, brother sister relationship, twins, competition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vermont, tokyo, new york
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Nico and Dani (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Spanish coming of age story focusing on the antics of two 17 year olds, who have a posh beach house almost all to themselves one summer. This is also a summer of sexual awakenings.
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, gay teenager, friendship, teenage love, coming out, innocence lost, best friend, summer vacation, self discovery, loss of virginity, teenage life, looking for sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: spain, barcelona, europe, catalonia, barcelona spain ...
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 6.0
 4K
The Best Man (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Hungary, Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When writer's block derails the literary dreams of Olly Pickering, he has to move in with his friend Murray after losing all his money. Things start to look up when Olly's college pal James asks him to be the best man at his wedding. Prior ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, best friend, love, party, fall in love, love triangle, romance, couples, cons and scams, writers, writer's life, friends ...
Time: contemporary
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 5.2
 15K
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: dj, best friend, entertainment, group of friends, adventure, party, woman, nightclub, women, american, female nudity, bare breasts
Place: spain, ibiza
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 6.7
 7K
Little Men (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Greece, Brazil
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jake is a quiet, sensitive middle schooler with dreams of being an artist. He meets the affably brash Tony at his grandfather's funeral, and the unlikely pair soon hit it off. The budding friendship is put at risk, however, when a rent dispute ...
Style: compassionate, sentimental, sincere, melancholic, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: landlord tenant relationship, brooklyn new york city, best friend, 13 year old, teenage boy, teenage girl, brother sister relationship, acting class, marital problem, aunt nephew relationship, grandfather grandson relationship, teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
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First Girl I Loved (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Anne just fell in love with Sasha, the most popular girl at her L.A. public high school. But when Anne tells her best friend, Clifton—who has always harbored a secret crush on her—he does his best to get in the way.
Style: psychological, sentimental, captivating, disturbing
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, high school, teenage sexuality, best friend, girl, friendship, teenager, lesbian interest, first love, softball, sexual awakening, youth ...
Time: contemporary
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Take Me Home Tonight (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 114 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, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friends, party, profanity, best friend, adolescence vs adulthood, lifestyle, proposal, becoming an adult, grownups, college graduate, slacker, sister ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
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Things We Lost in the Fire (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A recent widow invites her husband's troubled best friend to live with her and her two children. As he gradually turns his life around, he helps the family cope and confront their loss.
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: heroin, addiction, life is a bitch, funeral, love and romance, haunted by the past, grief, best friend, white male black female relationship, starting over, coping, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 4.9
 4K
If Lucy Fell (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Joe and Lucy are roommates and best friends. Lucy, whose love life is embarrassingly dull, convinces Joe, who is infatuated with a neighbor he's never met, that if they don't have stable romances within a month, they must jump off the ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, best friend, brooklyn bridge, roommate, looking for love, fall in love, unlikely couple, love and romance, couples, dull life, self discovery, singleness ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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 5.3
 51K
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, exciting ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: infidelity, friendship, dilemma, proposal, best friend, secret, moral dilemma, adultery, friends, love, truth, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois, detroit
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 6.6
 2K
Agnes Browne (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Agnes Browne's husband died, she discovered something amazing... Herself.
Style: sentimental, emotional, humorous, uplifting, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: working class, children, family relations, best friend, human spirit, family problems, life is a bitch, single parent, hopes, down on your luck, puberty, family in crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: ireland, europe, boston
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 6.5
 1K
Alabama Moon (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After the unexpected death of his survivalist father, an eleven year old boy raised in the Alabama wilderness must learn how to make a home in the modern world.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, exciting, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, friendship, best friend, family, orphan, life turned upside down, father son relationship, boarding school life, boy, father daughter relationship, survival, adventurer ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: alabama, usa, southern usa
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