Adoptive mother adopted son relationship movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant adoptive mother adopted son relationship movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, light, semi serious, emotional and feel good films and TV shows about / with adoptive mother adopted son relationship, family relations, adoption, adoptive father adopted son relationship, adopted son, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, mother son relationship, boy and family plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Family genres shot in USA, France, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as adoptive mother adopted son relationship: The Shame (2009), Pictures of Hollis Woods (2007), A Shine of Rainbows (2009), I'm Glad My Mother Is Alive (2009), Child of Rage (1992), Tarzan (1999), Admission (2013), Mommie Dearest (1981), The Dinner (2017), The Jungle Book (2016).

List of adoptive mother adopted son relationship movies

 6.5
 315
The Shame (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young married couple, not knowing how to deal with their new adopted son's behavior, decides to give him back.
Style: captivating, suspense, disturbing, tense, psychological
Plot: adoptive mother adopted son relationship, foster child, young couple, married couple, adopted son, relationship problems, foster parent, family, husband wife relationship, foster home, family relations, dysfunctional family ...
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Pictures of Hollis Woods (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After running away from her last foster placement with the Regan family, twelve year old Hollis Woods is placed with a new foster mother, the loving, retired art teacher, Josie Cahill.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, sad
Audience: kids
Plot: adoptive mother, foster home, female artist, sculptor, painting, painter, drawing, adoption, family problems, adoptive mother adopted son relationship, family relations, foster child ...
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A Shine of Rainbows (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada, Ireland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An orphaned boy named Tomás is adopted by Maire O’Donnell to live on a whimsical Irish isle filled with new friends, secret caves and a lost baby pup seal stranded on the coast. But when Maire's reluctant husband Alec refuses to accept ...
Style: feel good, sincere, sentimental, uplifting, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, island, youth, adoption, love, friendship, husband wife relationship, couples, family relations, parents and children, family life, orphanage ...
Place: ireland, europe
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I'm Glad My Mother Is Alive (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This finely acted, delicate and provocative new film by one of France’s most impressive filmmakers—working here with his son, Nathan—depicts the troubled life of an adopted boy who, as a taciturn adult, visits his birth mother and strikes up a ...
Style: sincere, captivating, serious, emotional, tense ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: youth, foster child, mother son reunion, disorder, haunted by the past, adoption, parents and children, family relations, family problems, mischievous children, dysfunctional family, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe
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 6.4
 774
Child of Rage (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A priest and his wife adopt a brother and sister, but the girl has terrible outbursts of rage.
Style: emotional, disturbing, bleak, psychological, sad ...
Plot: child abuse, disturbed child, killer child, uncover truth, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, family problems, clergy, adoption, rage, brother sister relationship, little boy ...
Time: 90s
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 7.3
 228K
Tarzan (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tarzan was a small orphan who was raised by an ape named Kala since he was a child. He believed that this was his family, but on an expedition Jane Porter is rescued by Tarzan. He then finds out that he's human. Now Tarzan must make the ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, captivating, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, disney, love and romance, tarzan, adoption, animals, orphan, happy ending, ape man, friendship, monkey, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 1880s, 1910s, 1890s, 19th century
Place: africa, nigeria
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 5.7
 35K
Admission (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Strait-laced Princeton University admissions officer Portia Nathan is caught off-guard when she makes a recruiting visit to an alternative high school overseen by her former college classmate, the freewheeling John Pressman. Pressman has surmised ...
Style: humorous, feel good, emotional, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: college, relationships, life philosophy, parents and children, parenthood, singleness, female protagonist, love and romance, adoption, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1995, 80s, future
Place: new jersey, california, usa
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 6.6
 17K
Mommie Dearest (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In this biographical film, glamorous yet lonely star Joan Crawford takes in two orphans, and at first their unconventional family seems happy. But after Joan's attempts at romantic fulfillment go sour and she is fired from her contract with MGM ...
Style: disturbing, factual, intense, talky, psychological ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: child abuse, adoption, mother daughter relationship, abusive mother, dysfunctional family, narcissism, bad mother, mansion, strangulation, hollywood, family relations, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1940s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: usa, new york, los angeles
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 4.5
 9K
The Dinner (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two brothers and their wives meet up at a haute-cuisine restaurant to discuss what to do about a horrific crime that their sons committed together. As the quartet debate their options, the conversation reopens old wounds between the siblings.
Style: ambiguous ending, enigmatic, rough, cynical, suspenseful ...
Plot: father son relationship, teenager, violence, arson, anger, brother brother relationship, husband wife relationship, politician, restaurant, flashback, crimes, stepmother stepson relationship ...
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 7.4
 278K
The Jungle Book (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man-cub named Mowgli fostered by wolves. After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan, Mowgli is forced to flee the jungle, by which he embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of the panther, Bagheera and the free-spirited bear, Baloo.
Style: serious, entertaining, scenic, semi serious, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: jungle, animals, disney, friendship, talking animals, human animal relationship, boy, orphan, courage, wolf, adventure, journey ...
Place: india, asia
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The Jungle Book 2 (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Mowgli, missing the jungle and his old friends, runs away from the man village unaware of the danger he's in by going back to the wild.
Style: stylized, feel good, exciting, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, preschoolers
Plot: disney, jungle, adventure, tiger, feral child, wolf, family, friendship, orphan, bear, rescue, leaving home ...
Time: 20th century
Place: india, asia
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Love Finds You in Valentine (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Kennedy Blaine, a Californian girl, inherits a ranch in the small town of Valentine in Nebraska. Before she sells the property, she decides to spend the summer in her house and learn more about her family.
Style: romantic, light, entertaining, realistic
Plot: ranch, rancher, family history, small town, horse ranch, love and romance, romanticism, family, small town life, relationships, romance, love affair ...
Place: usa, nebraska
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 6.6
 14K
Luce (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A star athlete and top student, Luce's idealized image is challenged by one of his teachers when his unsettling views on political violence come to light, putting a strain on family bonds while igniting intense debates on race and identity.
Style: psychological, suspense, non-linear, thought provoking
Plot: foster home, social problems, track and field, trust, politics, injustice, doubt, promise, drunkenness, pride, teenager, independence day ...
Place: ohio, middle east
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 5.5
 11K
Tarzan II (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Experience the beginning of the legend with Disney's Tarzan Ⅱ, a hilarious, all-new, animated motion picture loaded with laughs, irresistible new songs by Phil Collins, and the inspired voice talent of Glenn Close, George Carlin, and Emmy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, colourful, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: tarzan, jungle, adventure, self discovery, young heroes, family, good versus evil, disney, survival, feral child, animals, teenager ...
Time: turn of the century, 20th century, 1890s, 19th century
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 6.6
 207
Buud Yam (1997)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Burkina Faso
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In an early 19th century African village, Wend Kuuni - a young man, lives with his adopted family after his mother was killed as a witch. When Pughneere - his adopted sister - becomes ill, the villagers suspect Wend Kuuni. In order to save ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: journey, illness, boy, brother sister relationship, dream, healer, horse, flashback, adoptive mother adopted son relationship, friendship, baby, horse riding ...
Time: 10th century
Place: africa
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 7.3
 1K
Hetalia (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 5 min.
TV show
Story: An anime in which personified countries show history in a humorous fashion.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: allies, state affairs, culture clash, society, political satire, international relations, friendship, world war one, women, loser, german, international crisis ...
Time: 20th century
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A Wrinkle in Time (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.
Style: colourful, entertaining, light, epic, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: time travel, teenager, evil, rage, fear, journey, courage, good versus evil, parents and children, siblings relations, magic, love ...
Time: future
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Flirting with Disaster (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Adopted as a child, new father Mel Colpin (Ben Stiller) decides he cannot name his son until he knows his birth parents, and determines to make a cross-country quest to find them. Accompanied by his wife, Nancy (Patricia Arquette), and an inept yet ...
Style: humorous, road movie, witty, funny, light ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, road trip, mistaken identity, husband wife relationship, farce, adoption, twists and turns, plot twist, family relations, visceral, crime gone awry, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new mexico, new york, michigan, california, san diego california ...
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The Land Before Time VIII: The Big Freeze (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Taiwan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When the dinosaur families get trapped in a valley by an ice storm, one family of "spike tail" dinosaurs volunteers to leave since they consume more food than the others. Meanwhile, the young dinos and a new adult dinosaur named Mr. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, escapades, rescue, adventure, family, heroes, best friends, misfit, friendship, friends, cold weather, anthropomorphism ...
Time: prehistory
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Seasons of the Heart (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Martha and Jed Richards live in Oregon in 1862. They and their two daughters moved there to make a new life, but the daughters died of cholera along the way. This has left Martha an emotional wreck, and she is unable to move on with her life. That ...
Plot: christmas, youth, christian, pioneer, adoptive mother adopted son relationship, foster child, adoptive father, loss of daughter, adoptive mother, death of daughter, cholera, down syndrome ...
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 5.5
 83
2 to Tangle (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jessica's true love, Tom, starts appearing to her after his death. Terrified and confused, Jess seeks out an explanation for these haunting attacks and discovers that the key to her deliverance is her faith. The answers to her questions may ...
Style: christian film
Plot: faith, women, twins, destiny, doppelganger, wedding ring, hugging, salesman, cross dressing, search for mother, religion, fear ...
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A Christmas Prince (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a reporter goes undercover as a nanny to get the inside scoop on a playboy prince, she gets tangled in some royal intrigue and ends up finding love - but will she be able to keep up her lie?
Style: light, romantic, sweet, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: christmas, prince, palace, proposal, castle, intrigue, snow, coronation, romance, love, reporter, envy ...
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10,000 Saints (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A sweeping multigenerational story set against the backdrop of the raw, roaring New York City of the late 1980s; adoption, teen pregnancy, drugs, hardcore punk rock, the unbridled optimism and reckless stupidity of the young—and old—are all ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, friendship, pregnancy, parents and children, youth, city life, estrangement, rehabilitation, life is a bitch, drug abuse, single parent, boy ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980
Place: new york, usa, vermont, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city
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My Favorite Season (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Old woman Berthe leaves her house to live in her daugter Emilie's one. Emilie and her brother Antoine have fallen out three years ago and have not seen each other since, but Emilie invites him for Christmas. Memories will come up, and will be ...
Style: sexy, psychological, stylized, disturbing, thought provoking ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, nudity (full frontal - brief), children, hospital, aging, father daughter relationship, sexual abuse, marriage, sisters, existentialism, parenthood, multiple storylines ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, france
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 7.2
 2K
Loggerheads (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A troubled woman seeks out the child she gave up for adoption; a gay motel owner takes in a handsome drifter; and the wife of a preacher frets that a gay couple has moved in across the street. All of their lives will intersect as Loggerheads subtly ...
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, self discovery, society, couple relations, parents and children, family life, haunted by the past, birth mother, hiv positive, sea turtle, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s, 60s, contemporary, 20th century, year 2001 ...
Place: north carolina, appalachia, usa
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The Slap in the Face (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man falls in love with and marries a prostitute, then has to defend her against malicious townsfolk.
Plot: armenian, husband wife relationship, donkey, brothel madam, bigotry, boy, adoption, girl, prostitute, orphan, dream, brothel ...
Time: 19th century
Place: armenia, caucasus
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The Josephine Baker Story (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Biography of the African-American who became a major performer in the Paris cabarets of the 1920's and 1930's. The film follows her life beginning as a struggling performer in 1917 St. Louis, her frustrations leading to her move to France, ...
Style: uplifting, captivating, realistic, emotional, feminist film ...
Plot: vaudeville, showbiz, cabaret, lifestyle, rising to stardom, performer, racism, follow your dream, ambition, artists and showbiz, human spirit, society ...
Time: 1930s, victorian era, 1920s, 1910s, 70s ...
Place: france, paris france, usa, europe, missouri ...
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 7.0
 392K
Easy A (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Olive, an average high school student, sees her below-the-radar existence turn around overnight once she decides to use the school's gossip grapevine to advance her social standing. Now her classmates are turning against her and the school ...
Style: feel good, teen sex comedy, romantic, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: high school, coming of age, teenager, youth, teenage girl, school, adolescence, love and romance, classmate, notoriety, high school life, teenage love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 2010s
Place: california, xian, usa, florida
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 7.6
 333K
The Blind Side (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Oversized African-American, Michael Oher, the teen from across the tracks and a broken home, has nowhere to sleep at age 16. Taken in by an affluent Memphis couple, Michael embarks on a remarkable rise to play for the NFL.
Style: inspirational, touching, emotional, motivational, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: american football, life, adoption, christian, interracial relations, human spirit, football, rising to stardom, parents and children, life philosophy, fish out of water, strong female character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tennessee, mississippi, memphis, california
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 5.7
 983
Back Roads (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A prostitute and a drifter find themselves bound together as they make their way through the rural South, doing what they have to do to survive.
Style: road movie, realistic, humorous, semi serious, talky
Plot: hitchhiking, on the road, police, love and romance, hopes, couples, male female relationship, prostitute, fight, survival, countryside, adoption ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, alabama
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