Favoritism movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant favoritism movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, emotional, touching, visually appealing and interesting films and TV shows about / with favoritism, friendship, family relations, youth, father son relationship, rivalry, love, family, mother son relationship and teenage life plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Family genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
favoritism movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as favoritism: You Will Be My Son (2011), The Other Me (2000), The Disciple (2013), Grudge: The Revolt of Gumiho (2010), The Favourite (2018), Prison on Fire (1987), The Third Side of the River (2014), Campus Confidential (2005), Beloved Sisters (2014), What I Did for Love (2006).

List of favoritism movies

You Will Be My Son (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Paul de Marseul, a prestigious wine-maker and owner of a renowned chateau and vineyard in Saint-Emilion, is disheartened by the notion of his son Martin taking over the family business. Martin does not seem to have inherited the qualities that Paul ...
Style: serious, emotional, suspense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: family business, rivalry, favoritism, intrigue, workplace, family problems, countryside, introspection, wine, father son relationship, favoritism among siblings, farming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe
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The Other Me (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Will Browning accidently creates a clone of himself when working on a science project.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, funny
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: youth, twins, cloning, disney, nothing goes right, teenage life, disorder, favoritism, family, parents and children, school, ultimatum ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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The Disciple (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Disciple is set in the summer of 1939, when 13-year-old Karl arrives on an isolated island in the Baltic Sea to work as lighthouse master Hasselbond’s assistant. Hasselbond, however, turns him down because of his young age. Karl struggles ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric, serious, bleak
Plot: lighthouse keeper, family relations, isolation, discipline, island, teenage life, friendship, family problems, family in crisis, youth, parents and children, favoritism ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: finland, eastern europe
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Grudge: The Revolt of Gumiho (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: South Korea
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Story: For the sin of falling in love with a human, Gumiho gives birth to a daughter and enters the world of humans in order to protect her young, tender child.However, Yun Dusu, the man who chose her, is the father of a dying daughter.In order to obtain a ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, serious, dark fantasy
Plot: murder, love at first sight, infidelity, supernatural being, deception, ghost, joseon dynasty, favoritism, teaching the ways of the world, supernatural, revenge, betrayal ...
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The Favourite (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend Lady Sarah governs the country in her stead. When a new servant Abigail arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah.
Style: factual, emotional, art house, funny, cynical ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, rivalry, british history, queen, power struggle, aristocracy, female rivalry, intrigue, violence, bossy woman, rise and fall ...
Time: 18th century, victorian era
Place: britain, england
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Prison on Fire (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ching and Yiu and problems they face with Mickey, a fellow inmate and "Assassin", a prison guard. Yiu is sentenced to three years for manslaughter. In a fight for his father, he pushed a man and was run over by a bus. Ching was sent to ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, heroic bloodshed, crimes, gangsters, prison escape, favoritism, escape, survival, confined, life is a bitch, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
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The Third Side of the River (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Tensions rise when a doctor (Daniel Veronese) pressures his teenage son to follow in his footsteps.
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, serious, tense
Plot: coming of age, parents and children, family relations, family problems, teenage life, under the surface, small town, dysfunctional family, father son relationship, double life, father, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
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Campus Confidential (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: School... there is the popular crowd. Teachers favor some students over others. Because of this, Violet decides to start a school paper, which exposes many embarrassing secrets of popular kids who think they run the campus.
Style: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage love, teenage life, social relations, coming of age, suburbs, friendship, social misfits, best friends, misfit partners, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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: romantic, emotional, realistic, touching, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, writers, sisters, family relations, fall in love, family life, love affair, romance, male nudity, novelist, love and romance, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1790s
Place: germany, swiss alps, switzerland
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What I Did for Love (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Call him a city slicker. Call him a tenderfoot. But don't call him a member of the family--yet. Rising L.A. lawyer James White is going home for the holidays with his fiancée, Sadie Ryder, to finally meet her family in rural Pine Gap. After ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: meet the parents, romance, christmas, farm, win over, couples, family relations, family life, fish out of water, parents and children, wedding, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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Press for Time (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Norman is quite happy selling newspapers outside Westminster station but his Grandfather (the Prime Minister) wants to get him "a more responsible job". A few favours are called in and Norman becomes the newest reporter at the seaside town ...
Plot: honesty, reporter, town mayor, corruption, klutz, favoritism, newspaper, idiot, beauty pageant, british prime minister
Time: 60s
Place: london
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Cain & Abel (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In this modern-day version of the biblical legend on Cain and Abel, strong-willed matriarch Señora Pina favors her younger son Ellis over the older Loren whom she blames for the death of her husband. Ellis grows up cowardly and spoiled while Loren ...
Plot: revenge, last will and testament, domineering mother, chambermaid, brother vs brother, brawl, baby, coward, maid, murder, cabaret, tractor ...
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In Search of Leti (2006)
Genre: Family
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Buscando A Leti - In Search of Leti, is written and performed in Spanish, subtitled in English. Leti, a ten-year-old girl, is the protagonist of this film. The grandparents become the caretakers when her parents leave Mexico to find work in Chicago. ...
Style: touching, disturbing, thought provoking
Plot: family relations, grandparents, immigration, racism, culture, oppression, separation, black girl, bad attitude, black hero, child, mischievous children ...
Place: mexico, chicago illinois
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The Dull-Ice Flower (1989)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ku Ah-ming is a 4th grader at Chungshan Elementary School in Shuiyu Township, Taiwan. Despite being not very good in most subjects at school, he is very talented in art and has a great imagination, though most teachers don't know what he's ...
Audience: kids
Plot: painter, teacher, poverty, family, genius, student, father son relationship, artist, painting, family relations, competition, illness ...
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Faded Dreams (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Young basketball star Dan Milano has all the makings of a pro player -- talent, skill and determination. But as he sets out to make his dream come true, Dan learns that in the world of professional basketball, talent only gets you so far. Based on a ...
Plot: basketball, intimacy, confrontation, sex, racism, favoritism, politics, dishonesty, fan, sweat, kiss, salute
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Swimming Upstream (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A young man aspiring for recognition of his talents battles against his estranged father's sentiment towards him as the father deals with his own demons.
Style: uplifting, touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: swimming, human spirit, dysfunctional family, domestic violence, athlete's life, ambition, lifestyle, follow your dream, parents and children, family life, self discovery, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century
Place: australia, melbourne australia, harvard university, sydney australia
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Control (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hungary
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A tale about a strange young man, Bulcsú, his fellow inspectors, who are all without exception likeable characters, a rival ticket inspection team, and racing along the tracks... And a tale about love.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, art house, surreal, semi serious ...
Plot: subway, train, workplace, serial killer, social misfits, dark humor, mystery, love, musician, death, chase, surrealism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hungary, budapest, europe
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Doubt (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In 1964, a Catholic school nun questions a priest's ambiguous relationship with a troubled young student, suspecting him of abuse. He denies the charges, and much of the film's quick-fire dialogue tackles themes of religion, morality, and ...
Style: suspense, sincere, enigmatic, depressing, bleak ...
Plot: priest, clergy, sexual abuse, nun, guilt, teacher, pedophilia, pedophile, religion, school, suspicion, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, victorian era, year 1964, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
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61* (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In 1961, Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle played for the New York Yankees. One, Mantle, was universally loved, while the other, Maris, was universally hated. Both men started off with a bang, and both were nearing Babe Ruth's 60 home run record. ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, sincere, feel good ...
Plot: baseball, sport, friendship, rivalry, fan, against the odds, fame, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, success, obsessive quest, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1961, year 1998
Place: usa, new york yankees, north dakota, new york, chicago illinois ...
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Toy Story (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Led by Woody, Andy's toys live happily in his room until Andy's birthday brings Buzz Lightyear onto the scene. Afraid of losing his place in Andy's heart, Woody plots against Buzz. But when circumstances separate Buzz and Woody from ...
Style: touching, exciting, funny, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: toys, friendship, disney, rescue, rivalry, adventure, friends, toy comes to life, bad guy, teamwork, birthday party, threat ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, ohio
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Harry, Ron and Hermione return to Hogwarts for another magic-filled year. Harry comes face to face with danger yet again, this time in the form of escaped convict, Sirius Black – and turns to sympathetic Professor Lupin for help.
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, fairy tale, entertaining, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: magic, harry potter, witch, adventure, magical, time travel, friendship, witchcraft, fantasy world, good versus evil, werewolf, school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 20th century, year 1994 ...
Place: europe, england
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Boyz n the Hood (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Boyz n the Hood is the popular and successful film and social criticism from John Singleton about the conditions in South Central Los Angeles where teenagers are involved in gun fights and drug dealing on a daily basis.
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, tense, bleak, brutal ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: hip hop, ghetto, african american, poverty, urban ghetto life, gang, juvenile delinquency, street gang, coming of age, gangsters, crimes, rapper ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, year 1991, year 1984
Place: los angeles, california, cuba, usa, south central los angeles ...
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Ocean Waves (1993)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: At Kichijōji Station, Tokyo, Taku Morisaki glimpses a familiar woman on the platform opposite boarding a train. Later, her photo falls from a shelf as he exits his apartment before flying to Kōchi Prefecture. Picking it up, he looks at it briefly ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere
Audience: teens, kids, date night
Plot: friendship, love triangle, unspoken love, romance, love and romance, youth, friends, teenage love, surrealism, love, fall in love, relationships ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Imaginary Heroes (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Matt Travis is good-looking, popular, and his school's best competitive swimmer, so everyone is shocked when he inexplicably commits suicide. As the following year unfolds, each member of his family struggles to recover from the tragedy with ...
Style: emotional, stylized, humorous, sentimental, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming of age, dysfunctional family, suicide, suburbs, family secret, parenthood, loneliness, family problems, society, youth, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: atlanta georgia
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Ordinary People (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Beth, Calvin, and their son Conrad are living in the aftermath of the death of the other son. Conrad is overcome by grief and misplaced guilt to the extent of a suicide attempt. He is in therapy. Beth had always preferred his brother and is having ...
Style: psychological, emotional, realistic, depressing, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, suicide attempt, psychiatrist, suicide, therapy, depression, father son relationship, coming of age, guilt, grief, psychology, death in the family ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, texas, houston texas, illinois
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Mother (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After two failed marriages a science fiction writer decides that coming to terms with his mother will improve his chances for a successful relationship, so he moves in with her.
Style: talky, humorous, witty, clever, stylized ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, mother, mother son relationship, divorce, eccentricity, brother brother relationship, sibling rivalry, honest, gunfight, loneliness, depression, deadpan ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: As Harry begins his sixth year at Hogwarts, he discovers an old book marked as 'Property of the Half-Blood Prince', and begins to learn more about Lord Voldemort's dark past.
Style: exciting, fairy tale, dark fantasy, scenic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: magic, harry potter, witch, witchcraft, magical, wizards, school, chosen one, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, betrayal, young heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, year 1996, year 1997
Place: england, europe, london
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