Counseling movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant counseling movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, serious, clever, touching and semi serious films and TV shows about / with counseling, husband wife relationship, couples, love and romance, couple relations, love, kiss, drink, father son relationship and drinking plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as counseling: Drowning Love (2016), Walking with the Ferryman (2014), Entwinement (2013), A Journey Home (2009), Two Days, Nine Lives (2001), Anesthesia (2015), Hounded (2006), Waking (2013), Tell Me You Love Me (2007), Next of Kin (1984).

List of counseling movies

The Miseducation of Cameron Post (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 1993: after being caught having sex with the prom queen, a girl is forced into a gay conversion therapy center.
Plot: lgbt teen, lgbt, female sexuality, lesbian, coming of age, teenage sexuality, audio cassette, religion, teenager, teenage girl, genital mutilation, teenage boy ...
Time: 1990s, year 1993
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 6.1
 308
Drowning Love (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Natsume Mochizuki works as a teen model in Tokyo, but she learns that she has to move to her father's hometown of Ukigumo. She is in a desperate situation because she can't do the things she wants to do in Ukigumo. One day, she meets ...
Style: sexy
Plot: running, bicycle, bus, riding a bicycle, bracelet, panties, small town, school bus, swimming, girl, packing, incense ...
Place: tokyo, japan
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Walking with the Ferryman (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
Story: An emotional fantasy in which a grieving gay man must open disbelieving eyes to the possibility of supernatural and mythological worlds in order to gain opportunity for reconciliation with a lover lost to apparent suicide.
Plot: psychic, paranormal, supernatural, seance, chase, afterlife, insecurity, gay relationship, greek mythology, counseling, coin, goblin ...
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 5.8
 69
Entwinement (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Michaela loses her job and her life starts to fall apart. Her flatmate Stephanie as always is there to support her. After they meet two men, Michaela start to rebuild her life as Stephanie 's starts to unwind into a destructive climax.
Plot: exotic dancer, gangster, betrayal, love, police, criminal, nightclub, elderly, suicide, police station, depression, sex scene ...
Place: england
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A Journey Home (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Philippines
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Dante, a middle-aged man, believes he has lost everything: estranged from his family for twenty years, he losses his job and finds out that his wife is dead. He goes to her wake and sees his two children Raffy and Kristine again. While Dante is ...
Plot: taxi, father, other woman, church, guitar, hit by a car, piano, text messaging, reconciliation, flower, cemetery, hospital ...
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Two Days, Nine Lives (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A drug addict checks into rehab.
Plot: drug addict, movie business, rehabilitation, car accident, prostitute, christ figure, pop star, therapy, counseling, drug addiction, clinic, group therapy ...
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 6.1
 3K
Anesthesia (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Multiple lives intersect in the aftermath of the violent mugging of a Columbia University philosophy professor.
Plot: surgery, autopsy, injection, interracial kiss, unhappiness, morality, hysteria, loneliness, teenage sex, backpack, milk, bench ...
Time: year 2008
Place: manhattan new york city, new jersey
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 6.8
 481
Hounded (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Deals with the obsessive relationship between a confused teenager and an elder woman. Elsa Seifert successfully works as probation officer, but the relationship to her longtime companion is in trouble since their common daughter moved out. Then she ...
Style: touching, psychological, sexual, realistic, serious
Plot: s&m, obsession, friendship, older woman younger man relationship, reform, couples, sexual abuse, youth, coming of age, adoption, kids in trouble, destructive relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, hamburg germany, sao paulo brazil
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 6.7
 466
Waking (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ben is about to turn 30 and on his way to what everyone else tells him is a great life. He’s been with his girlfriend Amy for 6 years and is about to propose, and looks to be in line to take over her father’s practice. But a chance meeting with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: couples, romance, dream, psychiatrist, counseling
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: southern california
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Tell Me You Love Me (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Tell Me You Love Me is an American cable television drama series that premiered on HBO and on The Movie Network on September 9, 2007. The series was created by Cynthia Mort and originally conceived as Sexlife. The pilot episode was produced and ...
Style: erotic, biting, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: therapist, seduction, couple relations, thirtysomething life, patient, marital problem, housewife, desire, couples, strong sexual content, sexual relations, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.8
 743
Next of Kin (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Twenty-three-year old Peter Foster is an only child who lives at home, where he constantly hears his parents arguing. Because Peter does nothing all day, the family goes to a clinic where a therapist videotapes them. After Peter watches his tape, he ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, adoption, dishonesty, disorder, suburbs, teenage life, eccentric family, family problems, family life, society, custody, starting over ...
Time: 80s
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Shattered Spirits (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Martin Sheen plays an alcoholic father who loses his family.
Style: sexual, gloomy, serious, emotional, bleak ...
Plot: unfulfillment, family relations, love and romance, life is a bitch, alcohol abuse, couples, downfall, family problems, family life, drinking, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s
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 6.8
 27K
Ally McBeal (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Ally McBeal is an American legal comedy-drama television series, originally aired on Fox from September 8, 1997 to May 20, 2002. Created by David E. Kelley, the series stars Calista Flockhart in the title role as a young lawyer working in the ...
Style: talky, sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: law firm, lawyer, seduction, workplace, roommate, friendship, workplace situations, workplace romance, looking for love, legal, legal action, depression ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 2000s ...
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
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 7.6
 6K
Ed (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After his wife leaves him and he's fired from his job at a high-profile New York city law firm, Ed Stevens moves back to his small hometown of Stuckeyville where he buys the local bowling alley and attempts to win the heart of his high school ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: bowling, small town, teacher, psychiatrist, romance, best friends, social relations, starting over, lifestyle, hotshot lawyer, old love, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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The Misfits Club (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story focuses on Valeria (Charlotte Vega), a young woman who has just moved to Madrid after the separation of their parents. In her new school, Valeria is forced to attend a meeting with the counselor who also serves other classmates. What at ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, friendship, youth, urban, high school life, introspection, friends, hopes, social relations, teenage life, counseling, aquarium ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
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The Grace Card (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Everything can change in an instant ... and take a lifetime to unravel. When Mac McDonald loses his son in an accident, the ensuing 17 years of bitterness and pain erodes his love for his family and leaves him angry with God ... and just about ...
Style: touching, uplifting, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, racism, reluctant partners, partners against crime, unfulfillment, crimes, hopes, promotion, clergy, family problems, partners, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tennessee, usa, memphis
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 7.0
 48K
Hesher (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young boy has lost his mother and is losing touch with his father and the world around him. Then he meets Hesher who manages to make his life even more chaotic.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, emotional, touching ...
Plot: antisocial behavior, loner, stranger, arson, dysfunctional character, depression, death in the family, family problems, rebelliousness, misfit, bully, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.9
 32K
Passengers (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a plane crash, a young therapist, Claire, is assigned by her mentor to counsel the flight's five survivors. When they share their recollections of the incident -- which some say include an explosion that the airline claims never happened ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: uncover truth, love affair, love and romance, buried truth, survivor, afterlife, counselor, mystery, supernatural, supernatural ability, catastrophe, tragedy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.8
 83K
Waiting... (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Employees at a Bennigan's-like restaurant (called, creatively enough, Shenanigan's), kill time before their real lives get started. But while they wait, they'll have to deal with picky customers who want their steak cooked to order ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: restaurant, friendship, party, workplace romance, speaking german, screaming, employer employee relationship, waiter, chef, workplace, prank, wooing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, new jersey
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 4.6
 4K
Tiptoes (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is reluctant to tell his fiancee that his parents, uncle and brother are dwarfs.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: twins, pregnancy, party, sex, artist, love, youth, eccentric family, family life, dysfunctional family, introspection, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: phoenix arizona
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Three Can Play That Game (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shanté Smith has moved to Atlanta where she's the Love Doctor, helping women get their men to the altar. Tiffany calls her after she catches her boyfriend, Byron, in a clinch with his boss, Carla, just after he wins a competition similar to ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: tv show, workplace, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, couple relations, family relations, guru, wooing, looking for love, fall in love, couples, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary
Place: atlanta georgia
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Sex and Breakfast (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two young couples using anonymous sex as a catalyst to fix their troubled relationships must rethink what makes a connection work.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, talky ...
Plot: mate swapping, love and romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, sexual relations, couple relations, couples, battle of the sexes, introspection, lifestyle, sex, cafe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Scenes from a Marriage (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 283 min.
Story: Ten years of Marianne and Johan's relationship are presented. We first meet them ten years into their marriage. He is a college professor, she a divorce lawyer. They say that they are happily married - unlike their friends Katarina and Peter ...
Style: psychological, talky, tense, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: divorce, marriage, breakup, selfishness, infidelity, society, couples, family problems, jealousy, human nature, introspection, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, sweden, tokyo
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Ruby in Paradise (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Reeling from her mother's recent death, Ruby Lee Gissing relocates to Florida to start anew. After finding a job at a souvenir store, Ruby becomes friends with the shop's owner, Mildred Chambers, and slowly acclimates to her new ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, clever, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, friendship, self discovery, shoplifting, journal, spring break, love and romance, romance, friends, down on your luck, couple relations, hopes ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, tennessee, usa, new jersey, tokyo
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Lars and the Real Girl (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Extremely shy Lars finds it impossible to make friends or socialize. His brother and sister-in-law worry about him, so when he announces that he has a girlfriend he met on the Internet, they are overjoyed. But Lars' new lady is a life-size ...
Style: touching, psychological, humorous, sentimental, depressing ...
Plot: loneliness, delusion, grief, mental illness, small town, doll, shyness, psychologist, fear, forbidden love, young man, girlfriend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
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George Washington (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in the landscape of a rural southern town, "George Washington" is a stunning portrait of how a group of young kids come to grips with a hard world of choices and consequences. During an innocent game in an abandoned amusement park, a ...
Style: stylized, bleak, atmospheric, realistic, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: small town, coming of age, redemption, youth, friendship, society, social relations, life is a bitch, kids in trouble, hopes, friends, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa, tokyo
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 5.6
 37K
Fred Claus (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Fred Claus and Santa Claus have been estranged brothers for many years. Now Fred must reconcile his differences with his brother whom he believes overshadows him. When an efficiency expert assesses the workings at the North Pole and threatens to ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, funny, clever ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: holiday, snow, christmas, family, redemption, toys, north pole, reindeer, sleigh, santa claus, disorder, goofy hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1993
Place: tower bridge london, sydney australia, chicago illinois
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 7.4
 7K
The Ax (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium, France, Spain
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A chemist loses his job to outsourcing. Two years later and still jobless, he hits on a solution: to genuinely eliminate his competition.
Style: dark humor, cynical, offbeat, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: unemployment, serial killer, workplace, deadly, self esteem, unlikely criminals, vengeful fired employee, unfulfillment, crimes, crime, layoff, disorder ...
Time: 2000s
Place: france
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 5.8
 5K
Confetti (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mockumentary that follows three couples as they battle it out to win the coveted title of 'Most Original Wedding of the Year'.
Style: semi serious, humorous, clever, witty, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: tennis, wedding, couples, love and romance, couple relations, contests and competitions, gays and lesbians, romance, groom, mother in law son in law relationship, reptile, tap dancing ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wales
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 5.7
 2K
Already Dead (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Thomas Archer's happy & successful life is all but ruined following a horrific attack he is presented with a perfect opportunity to exact physical revenge upon the man who caused all his grief. However the immediate consequences of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, grief, revenge, vigilantism, crimes, dishonesty, life is a bitch, couple relations, family problems, loss of son, death, missing child ...
Time: contemporary
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