Fainting movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant fainting movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, weird, melancholic, visually appealing and talky films and TV shows about / with fainting, storytelling, mentor, catastrophe, dialogue, culture clash, flashback, nudity (full frontal - brief), death and photograph plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as fainting: The Falling (2014), The Phantom of the Opera (1998), The Bronte Sisters (1979), Reincarnation (2005), Sunflower (1970), I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978), The Five Senses (1999), One Last Thing... (2005), The Darwin Awards (2006), Baby Mama (2008).

List of fainting movies

 5.4
 6K
The Falling (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: It's 1969 at a strict English girls' school where charismatic Abbie and intense and troubled Lydia are best friends. After a tragedy occurs at the school, a mysterious fainting epidemic breaks out threatening the stability of all involved.
Style: serious, psychological, tense, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: girls' school, female friendship, schoolgirl, friendship, mother daughter relationship, fainting, youth, social relations, teenage life, sexual awakening, girls' boarding school, epidemic ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: england
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The Phantom of the Opera (1998)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, Hungary
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Gory remake of the Gaston Leroux classic story, only this time, the phantom is not disfigured, but a man who was raised by rats deep under the Paris Opera House.
Style: gothic, emotional, serious, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: murder, obsession, police protection, police shootout, secret passageway, blood, secret passage, obsessive love, opera, dark killer, paranormal phenomena, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian
Place: paris france, france, europe
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The Bronte Sisters (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In a small presbytery in Yorkshire, England, living under the watchful eyes of their aunt and father, a strict Anglican pastor, the Bronte sisters write their first works and quickly become literary sensations.
Style: contemplative, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: fainting, historical event, affair, fire, tuberculosis, disease, winter, writing, painting, writer's life, woman dressed as man, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, georgian era, 1830s ...
Place: yorkshire, france, brussels belgium, england, europe ...
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Reincarnation (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Japanese actress begins having strange visions and experiences after landing a role in a horror film about a real-life murder spree that took place over forty years ago.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, serial killer, mental institution, ghost, small town, reincarnation, haunted by the past, gory, grudge, danger, vengeance, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, year 1970
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 7.4
 3K
Sunflower (1970)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, France, Soviet Union, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: At the end of World War II, Giovanna, a war bride living near Milan refuses to accept that her husband, Antonio, missing on the Russian front, is dead. There's a flashback to their brief courtship near her hometown of Naples, his 12-day leave ...
Style: sentimental, psychological, gloomy, serious, realistic
Plot: soldier, fainting, train ride, factory worker, world war two, missing person, lovers reunited, love affair, memory loss, hopes, pretense, haunted by the past ...
Place: russia, italy, europe, moscow russia, milan italy ...
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I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: If they missed Beatles' first appearance in the U.S.A. they would hate themselves for the rest of their lives! So six young girls from New Jersey set off even though they don't have tickets for the show! The journey is full of surprises ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, teens, kids
Plot: friends, music, music band, fainting, friendship, the beatles, obsessed fan, obsessive quest, teenage life, high school life, unfulfilled love, screwball ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
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The Five Senses (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three sets of tenants in a live/work building have daily lives and/or current stories acutely involving one or more of the five senses.
Style: touching, psychological, clever, emotional, non-linear ...
Audience: teens
Plot: looking for love, loneliness, family problems, unfulfillment, love and romance, multiple storylines, fainting, missing child, existentialism, melancholy, voyeurism, missing person ...
Time: 90s
Place: toronto ontario canada, milan italy, canada
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One Last Thing... (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sixteen-year-old Dylan is dying of cancer. When a charitable organization offers to grant Dylan his final wish, the teen has a surprising request: to meet supermodel Nikki Sinclair. Much to his mother's dismay, Dylan, with the help of his best ...
Style: emotional, tragicomedy, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: last wish, terminal illness, model, teenage love, single parent, life is a bitch, teenage life, fall in love, charity, follow your dream, fainting, hallucination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, philadelphia
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The Darwin Awards (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After botching the capture of a notorious serial killer, idiosyncratic detective Michael Burrows loses his job with the San Francisco Police. He becomes an investigator for an insurance company and joins forces with a cynical field agent to probe ...
Style: realistic, humorous, intellectual, semi serious, neurotic ...
Plot: police investigation, insurance, law enforcement, skyscraper, on the road, stupidity, fainting, white trash, crimes, murder mystery, profiler, humanity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, chicago illinois
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 6.0
 43K
Baby Mama (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A successful, single businesswoman who dreams of having a baby discovers she is infertile and hires a working class woman to be her unlikely surrogate.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, funny, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: pregnancy, friendship, thirtysomething life, family relations, odd couple, babies and infants, lifestyle, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, farce, motherhood, unwed pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa
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Under the Sand (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When her husband goes missing at the beach, a female professor begins to mentally disintegrate as her denial of his disappearance becomes delusional.
Style: bleak, sincere, suspenseful, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: missing person, delusion, death, disappearance, tourist, coping, love and romance, haunted by the past, couple relations, mystery, crimes, mentally unstable ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: paris france, europe
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 7.4
 6K
Saint Ralph (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This Canadian made comedy/drama, set in Hamilton, Ontario in 1954, is a sweet and - at times - goofy story that becomes increasingly poignant as the minutes tick by. It's the fictional tale of a wayward 9th grader, Ralph (Adam Butcher), who is ...
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, sentimental, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: sport, friendship, coma, runner, human spirit, ambition, goodhearted, teachers and students, religion, coming of age, fighting the system, nun ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1954
Place: ireland, europe, boston, ontario canada
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The Door in the Floor (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Alternately tragic and comic, an exploration of the complexities of love in both its brightest and darkest corners. Adapted from John Irving's best-selling novel A Widow for One Year, the film is set in the privileged beach community of East ...
Style: psychological, emotional, touching, melancholic, reflective ...
Plot: infidelity, writer's life, dysfunctional family, haunted by the past, family problems, estrangement, coping, loss of child, loss of son, crumbling marriage, artists and showbiz, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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 6.0
 168K
Shark Tale (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Oscar is a small fish whose big aspirations often get him into trouble. Meanwhile, Lenny is a great white shark with a surprising secret that no sea creature would guess: He's a vegetarian. When a lie turns Oscar into an improbable hero and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: fish, shark, adventure, heroes, underwater scene, underwater, loss of son, ransom, family, gangsters, animal life, animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.5
 31K
Sleuth (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On his sprawling country estate, an aging writer matches wits with the struggling actor who has stolen his wife's heart.
Style: intellectual, talky, psychological, suspenseful, witty ...
Plot: rivalry, manipulation, mind game, crimes, one on one, verbal byplay, dialogue driven, riddles and clues, dishonesty, mistaken identity, fear, game playing ...
Time: contemporary
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My Own Private Idaho (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this loose adaptation of Shakespeare's "Henry IV," Mike Waters is a gay hustler afflicted with narcolepsy. Scott Favor is the rebellious son of a mayor. Together, the two travel from Portland, Oregon to Idaho and finally to the ...
Style: surreal, touching, serious, captivating, road movie ...
Plot: homosexuality, gay, homosexual, gay sex, male prostitute, friendship, gays and lesbians, friendship between men, male prostitution, prostitution, male friendship, alienation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: idaho, rome italy, seattle, usa, washington state ...
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Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eccentric candy man Willy Wonka prompts a worldwide frenzy when he announces that golden tickets hidden inside five of his delicious candy bars will admit their lucky holders into his top-secret confectionary. But does Wonka have an agenda hidden ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, teacher, chocolate, candy, factory, childhood, contests and competitions, wish come true, tour guide, rich and poor, overweight child, grandfather grandson relationship ...
Place: germany, montana, arizona
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 6.4
 90K
Revolver (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hotshot gambler Jake Green (Jason Statham) is long on bravado and seriously short of common sense. Rarely is he allowed in any casino because he's a bona fide winner and, in fact, has taken so much money over the years that he's the sole ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, criminal heroes, group of criminals, crime, cons and scams, mob boss, ex convict, crimes, chess, cash, gangsters, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
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The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A disfigured musical genius, hidden away in the Paris Opera House, terrorises the opera company for the unwitting benefit of a young protégée whom he trains and loves. The 25th anniversary of the first public performance of Phantom of the Opera ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, suspense, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: opera singer, unfulfilled love, disfigurement, destructive relationship, musician, singer, theater, obsession, tragic hero, love and romance, lifestyle, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, year 1919, 1910s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A man robs a bank to pay for his lover's operation; it turns into a hostage situation and a media circus.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank robbery, hostage, bank, fbi, police, crime, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, crimes, nothing goes right, disorder, heist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: new york, usa
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Mysterious Skin (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A teenage hustler and a young man obsessed with alien abductions cross paths, together discovering a horrible, liberating truth.
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: homosexual rape, pedophilia, male rape, child abuse, child molestation, homosexual, sexual abuse, man boy relationship, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, male prostitution ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1991, year 1981, 1990s ...
Place: usa, new york, kansas
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 7.0
 235K
Paul (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: For the past 60 years, a space-traveling smart-ass named Paul has been locked up in a top-secret military base, advising world leaders about his kind. But when he worries he’s outlived his usefulness and the dissection table is drawing ...
Style: funny, humorous, sentimental, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: benign alien, alien, first contact, alien encounter, ufo, chase, space and aliens, hitchhiker, friends, disorder, buddies, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, contemporary, year 1947, year 1980 ...
Place: nevada, usa, san diego california, wyoming, arizona
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 8.8
 1.8M
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, uplifting, sincere, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: life philosophy, human spirit, mentally challenged, journey, destiny, rise to the top, true love, storytelling, philosophy, human relationship, odd, army ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, 70s, 1950s ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., vietnam, china, united states ...
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 4.8
 1K
Out of Blue (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When Detective Mike Hoolihan is called to investigate the shooting of leading astrophysicist and black hole expert, Jennifer Rockwell, she is affected in ways she struggles to comprehend.
Style: tense, enigmatic, captivating, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: murder investigation, murder, astronomy, singing, mother daughter relationship, hallucination, fainting, black hole, female detective, danger, father daughter relationship, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
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 6.7
 5K
The Fits (2015)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Toni, a tomboyish boxer, lands a spot on an after-school drill team in the West End community of Cincinnati. She eagerly absorbs routines, masters drills, and even pierces her own ears to fit in. It’s the joy of her first friendships and her ...
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, enigmatic
Plot: tomboy, dancing, secret, friendship, girl, competition, mother daughter relationship, fainting, illness, boxing, dance, female director ...
Place: cincinnati ohio
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 5.5
 129
Icing (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Explosive conversational comedy based on the successful theater plays, which takes place one evening in a remote local pub, during the match of Ice Hockey World Championship. What can happen and can be told, when the kidnapped bride is getting drunk ...
Style: entertaining, feel good, funny, witty, romanticism ...
Plot: bridesmaid, wedding, groom, secret lover, breaking the fourth wall, gay best friend, unfaithful husband, coming out, jealousy, husband wife relationship, voyeur, sexism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, czech republic
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 6.6
 28K
Powder (1995)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Harassed by classmates who won't accept his shocking appearance, a shy young man known as "Powder" struggles to fit in. But the cruel taunts stop when Powder displays a mysterious power that allows him to do incredible things. This ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, sad, cult film ...
Plot: miraculous event, extrasensory perception, supernatural, paranormal phenomena, healing power, christ allegory, supernatural ability, flickering light, supernatural power, held at gunpoint, fainting, albino ...
Time: future
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The Lady Vanishes (2013)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Beautiful and wealthy young socialite Iris Carr is used to being at the heart of her social group, but when her friends' raucous and unsociable behaviour escalates whilst on holiday in the Balkans she resolves to seek out some tranquillity and ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, twists and turns, serious, psychological ...
Plot: missing person, investigation, amateur detective, danger, mysterious character, fall in love, crimes, mind game, mystery, dishonesty, train, female protagonist ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: europe
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Killing Cabos (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Oscar Cabos, a multimillionaire tycoon, is being held for ransom--only his captors have nabbed the wrong man. Now, to get their money, they must find the real Cabos--which could get tricky since he's been counter-kidnapped by his future ...
Style: talky, exciting, humorous, twists and turns, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, disorder, gang, partners, petty criminal, escapades, dwarf, wrong place wrong time, criminal heroes, mistaken identity, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico
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 8.0
 195K
Rosemary's Baby (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A young couple moves into an infamous New York apartment building to start a family. Things become frightening as Rosemary begins to suspect her unborn baby isn't safe around their strange neighbors.
Style: surreal, psychological, gothic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: satanic cult, losing-it hero, mystery, devil, mind game, woman in danger, pregnancy, demonic possession, supernatural, witch, dreams, deal with the devil ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city
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