Reconciliation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant reconciliation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, touching, emotional, sentimental, melancholic and complex films and TV shows about / with reconciliation, family relations, culture clash, love, death, bittersweet, storytelling, husband wife relationship, loneliness and father son relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
reconciliation movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as reconciliation: The Fox and the Hound (1981), Quartet (2012), Life as a House (2001), Hostiles (2017), Naked As We Came (2012), My Life (1993), Ghost Whisperer (2005), Happiness & Tears (2001), The Darjeeling Limited (2007), Five Minutes of Heaven (2009).

List of reconciliation movies

The Fox and the Hound (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When a feisty little fox named Tod is adopted into a farm family, he quickly becomes friends with a fun and adorable hound puppy named Copper. Life is full of hilarious adventures until Copper is expected to take on his role as a hunting dog -- and ...
Style: touching, emotional, tear jerker, sentimental, sad ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, animals, disney, friendship, adventure, animal life, reconciliation, hunting, chase, fox, rescue, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 60s
Place: canada
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Quartet (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The directorial debut of Dustin Hoffman, Quartet is a high-drama comedy about temperamental divas and old grudges, passion and pride, romance and Rigoletto. At a home for retired musicians, the annual concert to celebrate Verdi's birthday is ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: elderly, opera, retirement home, aging, retired, reconciliation, musician, friendship, old age, human spirit, retirement home life, rehearsal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, paris france
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Life as a House (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: When a man is diagnosed with terminal cancer, he takes custody of his misanthropic teenage son, for whom quality time means getting high, engaging in small-time prostitution, and avoiding his father.
Style: emotional, sentimental, sincere, touching, sad ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: relationships, terminal illness, dying, family, reconciliation, house, father son relationship, suburbs, redemption, illness, family relations, architect ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
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Hostiles (2017)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A legendary Native American-hating Army captain nearing retirement in 1892 is given one last assignment: to escort a Cheyenne chief and his family through dangerous territory back to his Montana reservation.
Style: suspense, tense, rough, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: native american, native american reservation, reconciliation, widow, murder, bigotry, gunfight, forgiveness, death, hostility, indian chief, murder of daughter ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s
Place: montana, new mexico, colorado, usa
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Naked As We Came (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Love, loss and hope are tumultuously explored amidst a tranquil backdrop and asks us all the question: What is your dream?
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: gay, sick mother, broken family, reconciliation, mother daughter relationship, gay interest, gay sex, family relations, gay lead character, death of mother, dead mother, cancer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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My Life (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: It seems that Bob Jones has everything a man could want, namely a fulfilling job and a beautiful, pregnant wife, Gail. But Bob's life is turned upside-down when he is diagnosed with cancer and given four months to live -- not even enough time ...
Style: sad, emotional, touching, heartbreaking, melancholic ...
Plot: terminal illness, death, reconciliation, cancer, honest, pregnancy, childbirth, self discovery, couple relations, family life, unfulfillment, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
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Ghost Whisperer (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Newlywed Melinda Gordon tries to help the dead communicate with loved ones, 'but sometimes the messages she receives are intense and confusing.' Most of Melinda's efforts involve resolving conflicts that are preventing the spirits ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, serious, spiritual, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, dealing with death, afterlife, ghost, psychic power, mysterious character, uncover truth, supernatural ability, couples, couple relations, murder, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Happiness & Tears (2001)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Orthodox Indian, Raichand, would like his two sons to live together with him and his wife, and get married to girls' of his choice. One of his sons, Rahul, is adopted, while Rohan is his real son. Rahul falls in love with a poor Indian girl ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, emotional, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: forbidden love, family tradition, reconciliation, arranged marriage, love, wealth, father son relationship, separation from family, brother brother relationship, estrangement, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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The Darjeeling Limited (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, India
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three American brothers who have not spoken to each other in a year set off on a train voyage across India with a plan to find themselves and bond with each other -- to become brothers again like they used to be. Their "spiritual quest", ...
Style: road movie, touching, emotional, talky, humorous ...
Plot: train, dysfunctional family, introspection, journey, suicide attempt, reconciliation, travel, complex characters, eccentricity, train travel, grief, on the road ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, himalaya, new york
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Five Minutes of Heaven (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The story of former UVF member Alistair Little. Twenty-five years after Little killed Joe Griffen's brother, the media arrange an auspicious meeting between the two.
Style: psychological, rough, emotional, intense, suspenseful ...
Plot: redemption, reconciliation, murder, memory, haunted by the past, secrets, life is a bitch, acceptance, gangsters, ira, vengeance, tv show ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, year 1975, 2000s
Place: ireland, london, europe, northern ireland, australia
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Autumn Sonata (1978)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: West Germany, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After a seven-year absence, Charlotte Andergast travels to Sweden to reunite with her daughter Eva. The pair have a troubled relationship: Charlotte sacrificed the responsibilities of motherhood for a career as a classical pianist. Over an emotional ...
Style: art house, emotional, depressing, reflective, sexy ...
Plot: marriage, dysfunctional family, autumn, mother daughter relationship, pianist, reconciliation, mother daughter estrangement, child neglect, family relations, women, existentialism, art ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: sweden, europe, scandinavia, eastern europe
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Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: After spending eight months in a mental institution, a former teacher moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife.
Style: touching, romantic, dramatic, emotional, depressing ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: mental illness, romance, love, bipolar disorder, life philosophy, depression, character study, social misfits, supportive parent, male female friendship, football, young widow ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa, new jersey, philadelphia, baltimore
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When Did You Last See Your Father? (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story of a son's conflicting memories of his dying father.
Style: sentimental, emotional, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: father son relationship, memory, coming of age, teenager, loneliness, reconciliation, family relations, character study, parenthood, life, death, illness ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 80s, year 1989, year 1962 ...
Place: england, brighton, london
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The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Royal Tenenbaum and his wife Etheline had three children and then they separated. All three children are extraordinary --- all geniuses. Virtually all memory of the brilliance of the young Tenenbaums was subsequently erased by two decades of ...
Style: humorous, witty, funny, talky, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: dysfunctional family, eccentricity, eccentric family, siblings relations, dark humor, forbidden love, writers, parents and children, incest, deadpan, uptight character, reconciliation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, Morocco
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A story of two love affairs. A father's love for his five sons. And one son's love for his father, a love so strong it compels him to live a lie. That son is Zac Beaulieu, born on the 25th of December 1960, different from all his brothers, ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, talky, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, gay, father son relationship, childhood, husband wife relationship, drug addict, gender, homosexual, coming out, lgbtq, sexuality, gay teenager ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 80s
Place: canada, quebec, israel, jerusalem, holy land ...
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American Hero (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Melvin, a reluctant hero who is far from super, has been suppressing his telekinetic powers for years with booze, drugs, and women. In the process, he has failed at practically everything, most of all as a parent to his son. After a brush with ...
Style: exciting, humorous, parody, captivating, light ...
Plot: superhero, reconciliation, father son relationship, telekinesis, vigilante, community service, war veteran, crimes, superhuman powers, escapades, fight scenes, rivalry ...
Place: usa
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Orchestra Seats (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young woman arrives in Paris where she finds a job as a waitress in bar next on Avenue Montaigne that caters to the surrounding theaters and the wealthy inhabitants of the area. She will meet a pianist, a famous actress and a great art collector, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: waitress, friendship, pianist, reconciliation, fall in love, lifestyle, couple relations, collector, couples, romance, artists and showbiz, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
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Together (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Elisabeth leaves her abusive and drunken husband Rolf, and goes to live with her brother, Göran. The year is 1975 and Göran lives in a commune called Together. Living in this leftist commune Elisabeth learns that the world can be viewed from ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hippie, commune, love, lesbian, friendship, utopia, idealism, gay, ideology, lifestyle, lgbt, coming of age ...
Time: 70s, year 1975, 20th century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe, eastern europe, scandinavia
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The Missing (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: When rancher and single mother of two Maggie Gilkeson sees her teenage daughter, Lily, kidnapped by Apache rebels, she reluctantly accepts the help of her estranged father, Samuel, in tracking down the kidnappers. Along the way, the two must learn ...
Style: suspense, intense, serious, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: native americans, kidnapping, redemption, father daughter relationship, cowboy, rescue, native american, reconciliation, family relations, parents and children, crimes, rebellion ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona, mexico
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Paris, Texas (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France, UK, USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A man wanders out of the desert not knowing who he is. His brother finds him, and helps to pull his memory back of the life he led before he walked out on his family and disappeared four years earlier.
Style: road movie, surreal, touching, emotional, philosophical ...
Plot: desert, father son relationship, on the road, amnesia, road trip, parenthood, relationships, sibling relationship, reconciliation, family reunited, estrangement, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, 20th century
Place: texas, los angeles, paris france, austin texas, tokyo ...
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Pieces of April (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Quirky and rebellious April Burns lives with her boyfriend in a low-rent New York City apartment miles away from her emotionally distant family. But when she discovers that her mother has a fatal form of breast cancer, she invites the clan to her ...
Style: realistic, emotional, intense, talky, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: holiday, road trip, thanksgiving, eccentric family, loneliness, food, reconciliation, family feud, parents and children, dysfunctional family, generation gap, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, tokyo, new jersey, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city ...
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South of Nowhere (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: South of Nowhere is an American teen drama television series created by Thomas W. Lynch. Aimed primarily at teenagers, it first aired on November 4, 2005 and was one of six original series on The N. The second half of the third and final season ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, teenage life, lesbian relationship, coming out, lesbian sex, struggle, youth, gays and lesbians, high school, reconciliation, starting over, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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This Must Be the Place (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Ireland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A bored, retired rock star sets out to find his father's executioner, an ex-Nazi war criminal who is a refugee in the U.S.
Style: road movie, surreal, melancholic, thought provoking, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, rock, redemption, holocaust, eccentricity, existentialism, goth, reconciliation, obsessive quest, parent child relationship, hopes, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, usa, new mexico, michigan, dublin ireland ...
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My Big Gay Italian Wedding (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A father, who calls himself "open" and tolerant and fights against any form of discrimination, reveals himself as not so liberal when his son announces the engagement to his partner. Overwhelmed by the news, he regresses into the most ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, gay cinema ...
Plot: gay, gay couple, lgbt, gay relationship, gay wedding, coming out, reconciliation, gay lead character, marriage proposal, meet the parents, closeted gay, priest ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy, berlin germany
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Where Are You Going, Habibi? (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Ibrahim falls in love with Alexander, a blond, blue eyed German criminal and show wrestler who is straight - an impossible friendship that surpasses the both of them.
Style: sexy, touching, unusual plot structure, lgbt cinema, humorous ...
Plot: gay, gay interest, friendship, gay relationship, gay friend, gay son, closeted gay, gay couple, gay lead character, rejection, gay slur, reconciliation ...
Time: year 2014
Place: berlin germany
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Twentynine Palms (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: David, an independent photographer, and Katia, an unemployed woman, leave Los Angeles, en route to the southern California desert, where they search a natural set to use as a backdrop for a magazine photo shoot. They find a motel in the town of ...
Style: road movie, disturbing, erotic, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: desert, road trip, on the road, sex scene, murder, violence, death, male nudity, male female relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), dangerous attraction, reconciliation ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, california
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Life Must Go On (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When cancer-stricken alcoholic actor discovers he's only got 3 months to live, he decides to change his life and reconcile with his estranged daughter.
Style: captivating, sincere
Plot: cancer, father daughter reunion, reconciliation, parent child relationship, father daughter conflict, alcoholic, terminal illness, father daughter relationship, family relations, relationship problems, relationships, family problems ...
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Twin Sisters (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Netherlands, Luxembourg
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Twin Sisters is an epic love story based on the Dutch bestseller by Tessa de Loo that has been read by more than 3.5 million readers in Holland and Germany.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, realistic, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war two, twins, wartime life, family reunited, family relations, life is a bitch, culture clash, society, orphan, reconciliation, human nature, wartime ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: germany, holland, europe, netherlands
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The Syrian Bride (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany, Israel
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In Majdal Shams, the largest Druze village in Golan Heights on the Israeli-Syrian border, the Druze bride Mona is engaged to get married with Tallel, a television comedian that works in the Revolution Studios in Damascus, Syria. They have never met ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, sentimental, uplifting ...
Plot: wedding, politics, arranged marriage, occupation, ethnic, culture clash, human spirit, love and romance, nationalism, family feud, family tradition, leaving home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east, syria
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The Straight Story (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A retired farmer and widower in his 70s, Alvin Straight learns one day that his distant brother Lyle has suffered a stroke and may not recover. Alvin is determined to make things right with Lyle while he still can, but his brother lives in ...
Style: road movie, feel good, touching, emotional, motivational ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: road trip, disney, on the road, adventure, life philosophy, small town, brother brother relationship, family feud, illness, reconciliation, highway, old age ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: iowa, mississippi, usa, wisconsin
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