Narrow mindedness movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant narrow mindedness movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, sincere, clever, talky and feel good films and TV shows about / with narrow mindedness, friendship, death, society, family relations, drinking, father son relationship, drinking alcohol, runaway and culture clash plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in France, Germany, USA and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as narrow mindedness: The Bookshop (2017), Dreamland (2013), Sarabhai vs Sarabhai (2004), So auf Erden (2017), Sushi in Suhl (2012), Mona Lisa Smile (2003), The Taste of Others (2000), Doubt (2008), The Asphalt Lambs (1968), Hubertus Castle (1973).

List of narrow mindedness movies

 6.5
 14K
The Bookshop (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Spain, Germany, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Set in an small English town in 1959, the story of a woman who decides, against polite but ruthless local opposition, to open a bookshop, a decision which becomes a political minefield.
Style: thought provoking, tense, sincere, captivating
Plot: bookstore, literature, small town, shopkeeper, storekeeper, narrow mindedness, widow, society, rivalry, platonic relationship, independent woman, furnace ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, year 1959
Place: germany
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 6.7
 336
Dreamland (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An affluent city is covered in snow, all seems perfect – on the surface. Divorcé Rolf is doing his best to rebuild his relationship with his daughter. Pregnant Lena appears to be living a faultless family life with her husband and son. Social ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: prostitute, christmas, parents and children, society, couple relations, dishonesty, couples, family relations, sexual content, theft, hypocritical woman, human trafficking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: switzerland, europe
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Sarabhai vs Sarabhai (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sarabhai vs Sarabhai is a 2005 sitcom featuring a quintessentially upper-class family in Mumbai. The show received a positive response from the critics and public alike and enjoyed one of the best TRPs for an Indian comedy show. In the final ...
Style: captivating, feel good, humorous, parody, sitcom
Plot: social satire, prejudice, materialism, sarcasm, husband wife relationship, high society, brother brother relationship, bullying, intolerance, teasing, mama's boy, mother in law daughter in law relationship ...
Place: mumbai india
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 6.5
 140
So auf Erden (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: For Johannes and Lydia Klare, their faith in God comes first. Together they lead a small community in Stuttgart, successfully. People listen to them, they are becoming more and more close to them. There are even plans to make the donor-funded ...
Plot: male friendship, butt naked, cheating, gift, wheelchair, father son relationship, male nudity, drinking, in laws, male bonding, sex scene, drinking alcohol ...
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 6.3
 374
Sushi in Suhl (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One evening in the mid-sixties, Rolf Anschütz, a chef who runs a small restaurant in a town called Suhl in the middle of the East German province of Thuringen offers his guests a unique and exotic meal - Japanese Sukiyaki. It was intent to be a ...
Plot: sushi, food, friendship, swimming pool, pubic hair, male nudity, japanese food, improv, foreigner in japan, barter, death of father, narrow mindedness ...
Place: east germany, japan
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The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A 12-year-old cartographer secretly leaves his family's ranch in Montana where he lives with his cowboy father and scientist mother and travels across the country on board a freight train to receive an award at the Smithsonian Institute.
Style: touching, exciting, sentimental, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, train, prodigy, cowboy, loneliness, adventurer, train ride, train travel, parents and children, on the road, farm, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: montana, usa, washington d.c., chicago illinois
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Mona Lisa Smile (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The story of Katherine Ann Watson, a feminist teacher who studied at UCLA graduate school and in 1953 left her boyfriend behind in Los Angeles, California to teach at Wellesley College, a conservative women's private liberal arts college in ...
Style: sentimental, touching, intellectual, romantic, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: feminism, teachers and students, dedicated educator, femininity, college, art, art history, gender, society, fighting the system, college life, bittersweet ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1953
Place: massachusetts, usa, california, manhattan new york city, yale university ...
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The Taste of Others (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Agnès Jaoui co-writes and directs this romantic comedy of manners set in France's rustic Provence. Unpolished and ultra-pragmatic industrialist Jean-Jacques Castella (co-scripter Jean-Pierre Bacri) reluctantly attends Racine's tragedy ...
Style: intellectual, touching, sincere, meditative, talky ...
Plot: midlife crisis, infidelity, extramarital affair, fish out of water, bohemian life, opposites attract, couple relations, fall in love, snobbism, disorder, unhappiness, relationships ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, paris france
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 7.5
 126K
Doubt (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In 1964, a Catholic school nun questions a priest's ambiguous relationship with a troubled young student, suspecting him of abuse. He denies the charges, and much of the film's quick-fire dialogue tackles themes of religion, morality, and ...
Style: serious, sincere, suspense, enigmatic, bleak ...
Plot: pedophile, clergy, guilt, pedophilia, nun, school, teacher, life is a bitch, priest, suspicion, african american, gossip ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1964
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
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The Asphalt Lambs (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The story of a doomed young love in a small, narrow-minded town.
Plot: male female relationship, librarian, society, falling in love, teenager, pregnancy, female nudity, brother brother relationship, summer, sexual abuse, bare breasts, homosexual ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: finland
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Hubertus Castle (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A drama directed by Harald Reindl, based on the novel by Ludwig Ganghofer.
Plot: hunting, animal, son, girl, hut, falling to death, boy, hill, hillside, narrow mindedness, countryside, animals ...
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The Howling Miller (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The main character is a miller, who sometimes acts strangely but is otherwise a goodhearted hardworking honest man. He sometimes keeps the villagers up all night by howling. Finally the villagers decide that the miller has to be committed into a ...
Plot: runaway, countryside, forest, howling, robbery, police chase, drug use, secret love, doctor, escape, mill, nature ...
Place: finland
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A Dead Man Visits the Living (1988)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Directed by Huang Jian-zhong.
Plot: pickpocket, stabbing, actor, ghost, supernatural power, afterlife, fear, artist, theft, demon, thief, bus ...
Place: china
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 6.7
 92
Hinterland (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Scripter Jacques Nolot made his directorial debut with this French drama, winner of the Prix Georges Sadoul. In a small town in southwestern France, successful actor Jacques Pruez (Nolot) returns home briefly to visit his dying mother. When she ...
Plot: neighbor, teenage boy, dying, aunt, bullfighter, corpse, prejudice, small town, homosexual, actor, autograph, effeminacy ...
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Backwood Philosopher (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Self-taught philosopher Konsta Pylkkänen guides a group of researchers through Finland's Kainuu wilderness in the hopes of having a "sinistä ajatusta", idea out of the blue. While firing upon a hybrid of the hazel grouse and the ...
Plot: loner, forest, reputation, research, post war, nature, secret past, hunting, drinking, alcohol, mysterious past, past ...
Place: eastern europe
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 6.7
 15K
Grandma (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Self-described misanthrope Elle Reid has her protective bubble burst when her 18-year-old granddaughter, Sage, shows up needing help. The two of them go on a day-long journey that causes Elle to come to terms with her past and Sage to confront her ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sincere, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: road trip, aging, abortion, on the road, parents and children, family relations, pregnancy, grandparent grandchild relationship, introspection, teenager, friendship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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As I Open My Eyes (2015)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Tunisia, France, Belgium, United Arab Emirates, Switzerland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Tunis, summer 2010, a few months before the Revolution: Farah, 18 years old, has just graduated and her family already sees her as a future doctor. But she doesn't have the same idea. She sings in a political rock band, has a passion for life, ...
Style: realistic, sincere, disturbing, captivating
Plot: parent child relationship, rebellious daughter, teenage girl, music band, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, corruption, drunkenness, singing, rebellious youth, teenage rebellion, female director, rebel ...
Time: year 2010
Place: tunisia
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The Last Best Sunday (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A Hispanic teenager hides out from the law in the home of a good-natured, but rebellious, Caucasian teenage girl after killing two rednecks whom beat him up and left him for dead, leading to a collision of cultures between the two youths.
Style: psychological, disturbing, touching, tense, realistic ...
Plot: small town, forbidden love, interracial relations, racism, murder, society, teenage life, small town life, social differences, when the parents are away, vengeance, opposites attract ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
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Guardian of the Frontier (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Slovenia, Germany, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A canoe trip down the river Kolpa becomes a journey of discovery for three female students.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: obsessive quest, woman in danger, friendship, youth, deadly, best friends, mystery, betrayal, danger, escapades, vigilantism, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, slovenia
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Madame Brouette (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Canada, Senegal, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mati, a divorced mother of a young daughter, makes a living selling bric-a-bric from a wheelbarrow and dreams of opening a snack bar. But she falls for the charms of Naago, a cop, and it's only when the Tajaboom festival (at which women and men ...
Style: rough, tense, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: police corruption, pregnancy, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, womanizer, life is a bitch, romance, single parent, society, human nature, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Dahoam is Dahoam (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dahoam is Dahoam is a German television series. The soap opera concerns the lives of the residents of the fictitious village of Lansing in Upper Bavaria. The characters speak the Bavarian dialect.
Style: emotional, light, atmospheric, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: village, family relations, social relations, society, intrigue, couples, rivalry, village life, everyday life, friendship, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, bavaria
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 6.5
 44K
Varsity Blues (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In small-town Texas, high school football is a religion, 17-year-old schoolboys carry the hopes of an entire community onto the gridiron every Friday night. When star quarterback Lance Harbor suffers an injury, the Coyotes are forced to regroup ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, entertaining, inspirational, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: cheerleader, cheerleading, football, small town, sport, rivalry, leadership, ambition, high school, coming of age, obsession, fame ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
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Fear and Trembling (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Amélie, a young Belgian woman, having spent her childhood in Japan, decides to return to live there and tries to integrate in the Japanese society. She is determined to be a "real Japanese" before her year contract runs out, though it ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, clever ...
Plot: translator, fish out of water, workplace, culture clash, employer employee relationship, power relations, boss and employee, workplace intrigue, demotion, friendship, cultural difference, japanese culture ...
Time: contemporary, year 1993, year 1991, year 1990, 90s ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, belgium
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The Swissmakers (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: This romantic drama follows two policemen whose job is to investigate the lives of foreigners who have applied for Swiss citizenship. Among the applicants they must screen are a French psychiatrist and his wife, and a ballet dancer. The married ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous
Plot: immigrants, politics, immigration, surveillance, bureaucracy, misfit, society, culture clash, citizenship, narrow mindedness, racism, proletarian ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: switzerland
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 6.9
 653
Our Sons (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Our Sons is a 1991 made-for-TV movie starring Julie Andrews and Ann-Margret as two mothers of gay sons, one of whom is dying of AIDS. As a small town waitress, Ann-Margret's character must overcome her own homophobia and learn to love her son ...
Style: emotional, serious, psychological, realistic, touching ...
Plot: gay, aids, terminal illness, estrangement, hospital, family relations, parents and children, family problems, friendship, small town, gays and lesbians, denial ...
Time: 90s
Place: arkansas, usa, san diego california, california
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The Barbarian Invasions (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this belated sequel to 'The Decline of the American Empire', 50-something Montreal college professor, Remy, learns that he is dying of liver cancer. He decides to make amends meet to his friends and family before he dies. He first tries ...
Style: touching, sentimental, philosophical, clever, emotional ...
Plot: dying, friendship, professor, illness, haunted by the past, culture clash, reunion, friends, death, cancer, family relations, heroin ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, september 11 2001, middle ages
Place: canada, quebec, montreal, pacific ocean, vermont ...
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The Motorcycle Diaries (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Argentina, USA, Chile, Peru, Brazil, UK, Germany, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: "The Motorcycle Diaries" is based on the journals of Che Guevara, leader of the Cuban Revolution. In his memoirs, Guevara recounts adventures he, and best friend Alberto Granado, had while crossing South America by motorcycle in the early ...
Style: road movie, touching, sentimental, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: self discovery, motorcycle, young man, poverty, journey, on the road, friendship, injustice, freedom, following a dream, introspection, buddies ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 60s, 1950s, 1960s ...
Place: latin america, argentina, venezuela, colombia, chile ...
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 7.5
 11K
La Cérémonie (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Sophie, a quiet and shy maid working for the upper-class family Lelievre, hides her illiteracy under the cloak of a perfect household and obedience. She finds a friend in the energetic and uncompromising postmaster Jeanne, who encourages her to ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, suspenseful, clever, suspense ...
Plot: village life, social differences, social relations, murder, village, society, master and servant, friendship, secrets, bourgeoisie, maid, illiteracy ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, usa, los angeles, brittany
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