Year 2009 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 2009 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, interesting, emotional, touching and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with flashback, death, blood, mentor, catastrophe, dialogue, storytelling, murder, transformation and sacrifice plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, France, Germany and other countries.
year 2009
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year 2009 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 2009: Sully (2016), Nobody Else But You (2011), Zero Dark Thirty (2012), Incendies (2010), Boyhood (2014), Conviction (2010), The Last Border (1993), This Movie Is Broken (2010), Le Havre (2011), I Origins (2014).

List of year 2009 movies

 7.5
 198K
Sully (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On 15 January 2009, the world witnessed the 'Miracle on the Hudson' when Captain 'Sully' Sullenberger glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as ...
Style: factual, realistic, suspense, inspirational, touching ...
Plot: investigation, aviation, pilot, airplane accident, airplane, rescue, crash landing, co pilot, courage, justice, husband wife relationship, plane crash ...
Time: year 2009, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
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Nobody Else But You (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The ambiguous suicide of a local beauty, weathergirl, cheese model, and Marilyn Monroe look-a-like finds an eager sleuth in David Rousseau, best-selling crime novelist. When Rousseau visits a remote Alps village for the reading of his friend's ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: cheese, fake suicide, investigation, small town, inheritance, amateur detective, writer's life, artists and showbiz, obsessive quest, crimes, hypnosis, mysterious death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1990, year 2005, year 2001 ...
Place: france, europe
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Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 157 min.
Story: A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L. Team 6 in May, 2011.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, cia, terrorism, military, assassination, torture, espionage, track down, al qaeda, 9/11, terrorist group, explosion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, year 2005, year 2003 ...
Place: pakistan, middle east, iraq, poland, langley virginia ...
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 8.3
 121K
Incendies (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, War
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A mother's last wishes send twins Jeanne and Simon on a journey to Middle East in search of their tangled roots. Adapted from Wajdi Mouawad's acclaimed play, Incendies tells the powerful and moving tale of two young adults' voyage to ...
Style: emotional, realistic, disturbing, serious, psychological ...
Plot: rape, massacre, twins, dealing with death, muslim, prison, christian, orphanage, will, checkpoint, son, swimming pool ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 20th century, 21st century, year 1970 ...
Place: middle east, lebanon, montreal quebec, canada
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 7.9
 313K
Boyhood (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: The film tells a story of a divorced couple trying to raise their young son. The story follows the boy for twelve years, from first grade at age 6 through 12th grade at age 17-18, and examines his relationship with his parents as he grows.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, captivating, reflective ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, divorce, divorced parents, parenting, abusive husband, high school, boy, teenager, family, birthday, coming-of-age, childhood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, year 2009 ...
Place: usa, texas, houston texas, austin texas
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 7.2
 39K
Conviction (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Betty Anne Waters' older brother Kenny is arrested for murder and sentenced to life in 1983, Betty Anne, a Massachusetts wife and mother of two, dedicates her life to overturning the murder conviction. Convinced that her brother is ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: false accusation, murder, prison, injustice, fighting the system, convict, lawyer, legal action, christmas, money, investigation, testimony ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
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The Last Border (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Finland, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: One man's quest for revenge in a post-apocalyptic world
Plot: dark future, motorcycle, toxic waste, military, bar, airplane, cold the temperature, flashback, fortune teller, revenge, prostitute, escape ...
Time: future, year 2009
Place: scandinavia
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This Movie Is Broken (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Bruno wakes up in bed next to Caroline, his long time crush. But tomorrow she's off for school in France, and maybe she only granted this miracle as a parting gift for her long time friend. So tonight is Bruno's last chance. And tonight, ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, drinking, concert, rock, romance, love and romance, music band, one night, obsessive quest, unfulfilled love, music, wooing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2009
Place: canada
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 7.2
 18K
Le Havre (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland, France, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Marcel Marx, a former bohemian and struggling author, has given up his literary ambitions and relocated to the port city Le Havre. He leads a simple life based around his wife Arletty, his favourite bar and his not too profitable profession as a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: poverty, refugee, immigrants, elderly lovers, friendship, port, friends, elderly, urban, society, social misfits, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2009
Place: seaport, france, europe, normandy, latin america ...
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 7.4
 103K
I Origins (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: I Origins follows a molecular biologist studying the evolution of the human eye. He finds his work permeating his life after a brief encounter with an exotic young woman who slips away from him. As his research continues years later with his lab ...
Style: mind bending, atmospheric, thought provoking, enigmatic, psychological ...
Plot: reincarnation, inventions and discoveries, afterlife, death, religion, memory, science, atheism, loneliness, track down, elevator, sex with a stranger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1998, year 2012, year 2005 ...
Place: india, usa, new york, asia, delhi
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 6.3
 6K
Phil Spector (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A drama centered on the relationship between Phil Spector and defense attorney Linda Kenney Baden while the music business legend was on trial for the murder of Lana Clarkson.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, based on true events
Plot: courtroom, legal, courtroom drama, showbiz, artists and showbiz, lawyers and clients, mercedes, scandal, trial, testimony, alarm, payback ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1949, year 2009, year 2003 ...
Place: usa, california
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 6.6
 845
150 Milligrams (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In the hospital where she works in Brest, France, a lung specialist discovers a direct link between suspicious deaths and state-approved medicine. She fights single-handedly for the truth to come out.
Plot: doctor, whistleblower, health, taking a photograph, radio, television, member of parliament, heart disease, pharmaceutical company, blood, book, sea ...
Time: year 2011, year 2010, year 2009
Place: france
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Darkside Witches (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In 1589, six innocent women were accused from the inquisition of witchery in the small ligurian mountain.
Style: erotic
Plot: witch, girl, blood, burned at the stake, female antagonist, exorcist, demon, deal with the devil, revenge, lesbian kiss, false accusation, inquisition ...
Time: year 2009
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 7.3
 116K
Snowden (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: CIA employee Edward Snowden leaks thousands of classified documents to the press.
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: whistleblower, espionage, fighting the system, journalism, surveillance, government agency, against the rules, uncover truth, idealism, political thriller, state affairs, moral dilemma ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2007, year 2006 ...
Place: usa, russia, geneva switzerland, hawaii, hong kong ...
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 6.6
 243
Walk with Me (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Sweden, Denmark, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Deployed on mission in Helmand, Afghanistan, 25-year old Thomas steps on a landmine and loses both his legs. At the local rehabilitation center, he meets Sofie, an ascending ballerina from the Royal Danish Ballet, who is helping a relative to regain ...
Plot: soldier, amputee, war injury, ballet, funeral, rescue from drowning, blood, pistol, dancing, kiss, flashback, orchid ...
Time: year 2009
Place: afghanistan
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The Devil Inside (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In Italy, a woman becomes involved in a series of unauthorized exorcisms during her mission to discover what happened to her mother, who allegedly murdered three people during her own exorcism.
Style: serious, twists and turns, scary, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, demonic possession, exorcism, death, uncover truth, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, deadly, supernatural, investigation, haunted by the past, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1989, year 2009
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
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 7.0
 2K
Kalinka (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1982, André Bamberski learns about the death of his 14 year-old daughter, Kalinka, while she was on vacation with her mother and stepfather in Germany. Convinced that Kalinka’s death was not an accident, Bamberski begins to investigate. A ...
Plot: murder of daughter, swimming pool, flashback, husband wife relationship, little girl, husband wife conflict, classroom, courtroom, kidnapping, hospital, death of daughter, cemetery ...
Time: year 1974, year 2009, 1990s
Place: morocco, germany
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 8.2
 17K
The Missing (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A gripping anthological relationship thriller series exploring the emotional fallout of a child's abduction not only on the family but on the wider community, told over two time frames.
Style: serious, twists and turns, realistic, emotional, suspenseful ...
Plot: missing child, crimes, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, parents and children, family relations, abduction, investigation, police detective, grief, twists & turns, flashback ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, year 2006, year 2009
Place: france
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The Gabby Douglas Story (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The true story of Gabby Douglas who becomes the first African American to be named Individual All-Around Champion in artistic gymnastics at the Olympic Games.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: gymnastics, athlete's life, sport, contests and competitions, follow your dream, rise to the top, athlete and trainer, ambition, hopes, youth, family relations, prodigy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, year 2002, year 2009 ...
Place: usa, iowa
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The Heart of Christmas (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Dax Ryan Locke, born to Julie and Austin Locke on June 26, 2007, was diagnosed with AML M7, a rare form of leukemia, when he was 13 months old. The Heart of Christmas is set in Washington, Illinois and at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, uplifting
Plot: child illness, terminal illness, parents and children, small town, small town life, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, family problems, social relations, family life, single parent, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2009
Place: illinois, usa
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The Cabin in the Woods (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five college friends spend the weekend at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods.
Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, surreal, bloody ...
Plot: survival, in the woods, death, monster, supernatural, cabin in the woods, weekend, danger, youth, zombie, trapped, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1900s, year 2009, 2000s ...
Place: usa
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Fruitvale Station (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The true story of Oscar, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, serious, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: police brutality, new year's eve, racism, birthday, ex convict, marijuana, african american, dog, introspection, urban, unfulfillment, tragic hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008, year 2007, year 2009 ...
Place: california, usa, oakland california, san francisco
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 6.6
 176K
Drag Me to Hell (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After denying a woman the extension she needs to keep her home, loan officer Christine Brown sees her once-promising life take a startling turn for the worse. Christine is convinced she's been cursed by a Gypsy, but her boyfriend is skeptical. ...
Style: dark humor, scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, supernatural, ghost, obsessive quest, witch, curse, demons, gypsy, life turned upside down, heaven and hell, evil, psychic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1969, 2000s, 20th century ...
Place: pasadena california
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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inventor Flint Lockwood creates a machine that makes clouds rain food, enabling the down-and-out citizens of Chewandswallow to feed themselves. But when the falling food reaches gargantuan proportions, Flint must scramble to avert disaster. Can he ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: inventions and discoveries, technology gone awry, adventure, food, mad scientist, parents and children, family, social misfits, small town, goofy hero, disorder, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 2000s
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Super Space Fortress Macross (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: It is A.D. 2009 and the human race is caught in a war between giant humanoids, male Zentrans and female Meltrans. Returning from the edge of our solar system after making a space fold, the SDF-1 Macross makes the long journey back to Earth with ...
Style: serious, exciting, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: love triangle, refugee, space war, spacecraft, hotshot hero, space wars, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, year 2009
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 7.2
 6K
Honey (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Germany, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the remote and undeveloped eastern Black Sea region, a six-year-old boy (Yusuf) wanders through the woods searching for his lost father, trying to make sense of his life.His father is a beekeeper whose bees have disappeared unexpectedly, ...
Style: serious, suspense
Plot: village, parents and children, in the woods, family in crisis, hopes, youth, family relations, young heroes, introspection, miraculous event, danger, imaginary ...
Time: year 2009
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 5.8
 325K
2012 (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Dr. Adrian Helmsley, part of a worldwide geophysical team investigating the effect on the earth of radiation from unprecedented solar storms, learns that the earth's core is heating up. He warns U.S. President Thomas Wilson that the crust of ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, sentimental, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, tsunami, foreknowledge, survival, catastrophe, evacuation, forces of nature, human existence, natural disaster, destruction, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2012, year 2009, year 2011 ...
Place: british columbia, wisconsin, rome italy, india, pasadena california ...
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2009: Lost Memories (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 136 min.
Story: There are breakpoints in the history, the result of a single event may change the whole course. In 1909, an assassination attempt of a Japanese governor fails. Now, in 2009, Korea is just another state of Japan's Empire & Seoul has become a ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, resistance, artifact, danger, friendship, time travel, crimes, politics, assassination attempt, terrorism, future dystopia, heroic mission ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 2000s, year 2009
Place: korea, japan, asia
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Dormant Beauty (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A mosaic of several intertwined stories questioning the meaning of life, love and hope, set during the last six days in the life of Eluana Englaro, a young woman who spent 17 years in a vegetative state.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: mercy killing, dealing with death, parents and children, life is a bitch, family relations, cause and meaning, unfulfillment, paralysis, suicidal tendency, mass, father daughter conflict, mobile phone ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2009
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
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 7.5
 4K
678 (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Deals with the phenomenon of sexual harassment in Egypt. Film depicts the moving story of three women Atfguen in some way or another to address the disturbing fact, the phenomenon can not be overlooked in the Egyptian and Arab street and the ...
Style: serious, bleak, sincere, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: sexual harassment, bus, women, self defense, feminism, rebelliousness, urban, injustice, gender, life is a bitch, rebellion, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2009
Place: egypt, middle east, cairo egypt
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