Homecoming movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant homecoming movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, humorous, captivating and emotional films and TV shows about / with homecoming, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, father son relationship, death, small town, family, couples and runaway plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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homecoming movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as homecoming: Sweet Home Alabama (2002), The Judge (2014), Tyrant (2014), Daddy and Them (2001), The Deer Hunter (1978), This Is Where I Leave You (2014), Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael (1990), Dead Silence (2007), The Best of Me (2014), State of Grace (1990).

List of homecoming movies

Sweet Home Alabama (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: New York fashion designer Melanie Carmichael suddenly finds herself engaged to the city's most eligible bachelor. But Melanie's past holds many secrets, including Jake, the redneck husband she married in high school, who refuses to divorce ...
Style: romantic, feel good, sentimental, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: love and romance, homecoming, fashion, couples, lovers reunited, wedding, small town life, marriage proposal, small town, canceled wedding, divorce, career woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alabama, new york, new jersey, san francisco, usa ...
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 7.4
 191K
The Judge (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A successful lawyer returns to his hometown for his mother's funeral only to discover that his estranged father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder.
Style: touching, serious, suspenseful, semi serious, emotional ...
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, small town, judge, hotshot lawyer, court, murder trial, jury, homecoming, parent child relationship, funeral, illness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, massachusetts, usa, chicago illinois, new york
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 7.7
 23K
Tyrant (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of an unassuming American family drawn into the workings of a turbulent Middle Eastern nation. Bassam "Barry" Al Fayeed, the younger son of the dictator of a war-torn nation, ends a self-imposed 20-year exile to return to his ...
Style: captivating, tense, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: dictatorship, state affairs, homecoming, totalitarianism, ruler, political unrest, family relations, parents and children, gay son, secret, exile, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
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Daddy and Them (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When an uncle is charged with murder, the event reverberates throughout a poor Arkansas family, including a struggling musician and his wife, her mother, her sister, and his father.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, psychological, humorous
Plot: homecoming, mother daughter relationship, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, mother in law son in law relationship, family gatherings, family problems, parents and children, destiny, murder, argument ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, arkansas, alabama, nashville tennessee, california ...
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 8.1
 336K
The Deer Hunter (1978)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 183 min.
Story: A group of working-class friends decides to enlist in the Army during the Vietnam War and finds it to be hellish chaos -- not the noble venture they imagined. Before they left, Steven married his pregnant girlfriend -- and Michael and Nick were in ...
Style: epic, depressing, bleak, emotional, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, russian roulette, anti war, escape, friendship, small town, hunting, suicide, homecoming, male nudity, survival, war ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: vietnam, pennsylvania, asia, usa, saigon ...
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This Is Where I Leave You (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When their father passes away, four grown, world-weary siblings return to their childhood home and are requested -- with an admonition -- to stay there together for a week, along with their free-speaking mother and a collection of spouses, exes and ...
Style: touching, humorous, emotional, melancholic, funny ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, infidelity, homecoming, death of father, family, jewish, family gatherings, family relations, loneliness, life & death, last wish, children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
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Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Movie star Roxy Carmichael is abandoning the bright lights of Hollywood, Calif. and returning to her small Ohio hometown -- at least long enough to dedicate a city building. And now the whole town of Clyde is bracing for Carmichael's return, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, homecoming, teenage girl, fame, misfit, small town, teenager, celebrity, worship, puppy love, teenage rebellion, topless ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa
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 6.1
 94K
Dead Silence (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jamie returns to his hometown in search of answers to his wife's murder, which occurred after receiving a weird package containing a ventriloquist dummy named Billy, which may be linked to the legend of ventriloquist Mary Shaw. Destined to find ...
Style: scary, twist ending, macabre, gothic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: ghost, doll, supernatural, ventriloquist, murder, small town, investigation, mystery, clown, legend, urban legend, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.6
 72K
The Best of Me (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A pair of former high school sweethearts reunite after many years when they return to visit their small hometown.
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, sexy, dramatic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: love and romance, true love, unfulfilled love, lovers reunited, small town, high school sweetheart, love affair, fall in love, teenage love, romance, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend reunion, road not taken ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1992
Place: new jersey, new orleans, usa, canada
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 7.2
 22K
State of Grace (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Terry Noonan returns home to New York's Hells Kitchen after a ten year absence. He soon hooks up with childhood pal Jackie who is involved in the Irish mob run by his brother Frankie. Terry also rekindles an old flame with Jackie's sister ...
Style: neo noir, suspense, tense, psychological, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, mafia, gangsters, gang, undercover, betrayal, crimes, homecoming, irish, friendship, moral ambiguity, gunfight ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, ireland, manhattan new york city, boston, usa ...
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 7.2
 10K
Twisted (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A one-hour mystery full of twists and turns that follows Danny Desai, a charismatic 16-year-old with a troubled past who returns to his hometown after spending five years in juvenile detention. Immediately branded an outcast, Danny attempts to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: social misfits, teenage life, protagonist as suspect, homecoming, best friends, parents and children, starting over, haunted by the past, mystery, murder, suspicion, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Beautiful Kate (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ned Kendall is asked to return to the remote and isolated family home by his sister, to say goodbye to his father who is dying. Ned also brings his young aspiring actress fiancee who struggles with the isolation. When home he starts having memories ...
Style: realistic, psychological, tense, stylized, disturbing ...
Plot: brother sister incest, incest, brother sister sex, dysfunctional family, taboo sex, forbidden love, past, siblings relations, haunted by the past, homecoming, secret, memory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, south australia, adelaide south australia
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My Father and My Son (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Turkey
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A Turkish man, whose wife died while giving birth to his son during a military coup, finally returns home. Estranged from his father for turning his back on the family farm, he takes his 8 year-old and tries to repair relations.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, life is a bitch, homecoming, father son relationship, tragic hero, society, court, rebel, rebelliousness, parents and children, family life, single parent ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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The Doctor Blake Mysteries (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: Dr Lucien Blake left Ballarat as a young man. But now he finds himself returning to take over not only his dead father's medical practice, but also his on-call role as the town's police surgeon, only to find change is afoot, nothing is ...
Style: clever, serious, suspenseful, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: investigation, forensics, doctors and patients, social relations, crimes, murder, homecoming, doctor, crime investigation, mystery, riddles and clues, homicide detective ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: australia
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 6.7
 2K
The String (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Tunisia, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Malik has a lot on his plate when he returns home to Tunisia after living in France. He's processing his father's death, he can't come out to his mother, and his childhood anxieties have resurfaced. But all of Malik's problems ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: gay, gay love, gays and lesbians, romance, coming out, love and romance, homecoming, lgbt, gender, couples, society, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, tunisia, mediterranean sea, paris france
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 6.3
 90K
Rio 2 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: It's a jungle out there for Blu, Jewel and their three kids after they're hurtled from Rio de Janeiro to the wilds of the Amazon. As Blu tries to fit in, he goes beak-to-beak with the vengeful Nigel, and meets the most fearsome adversary ...
Style: exciting, colourful, funny, scenic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: bird, adventure, parrot, happy ending, jungle, talking animals, family, animal life, music, travel, parents and children, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, rio de janeiro, south america, brazil
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 6.2
 39K
Deadfall (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A thriller that follows two siblings who decide to fend for themselves in the wake of a botched casino heist, and their unlikely reunion during another family's Thanksgiving celebration.
Style: neo noir, exciting, tense, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: redemption, crimes, robbery, brother sister incest, cons and scams, murderous pair, on the run, homecoming, violence, car chase, crime gone awry, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, michigan, detroit, boston
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 7.3
 14K
Coming Home (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The wife of a Marine serving in Vietnam, Sally Hyde (Jane Fonda) decides to volunteer at a local veterans hospital to occupy her time. There she meets Luke Martin (Jon Voight), a frustrated wheelchair-bound vet who has become disillusioned with the ...
Style: political, sexy, realistic, emotional, melancholic ...
Plot: vietnam war, paraplegic, love, disability, hospital, military hospital, homecoming, soldier, love triangle, paralysis, female bonding, war hero ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century
Place: california, vietnam, usa, los angeles
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 5.3
 232
Rocky Road (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a Wall Street firm downsizes, a well-to-do trader (Glee's Mark Salling) finds himself living with his parents and driving their ice cream truck.
Style: feel good, sincere, light, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family business, homecoming, unemployment, family, family relations, parents and children, society, adolescence vs adulthood, bank, self discovery, introspection, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new hampshire
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An Evergreen Christmas (2014)
Genre: Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Leaving her seemingly glamorous Hollywood life on hold, Evie Lee is forced to return to her small hometown of Balsam Falls, Tennessee and her family's once-thriving Christmas tree farm to attend her father’s unexpected funeral. As the eldest ...
Style: sentimental, touching, uplifting, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: christmas, homecoming, death of father, family relations, family, family business, estate, siblings relations, farm, life turned upside down, small town, female singer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: tennessee, usa, los angeles
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 5.9
 477
Mullet (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Eddie returns to his home town on the south coast of New South Wales. Having left for the city without explanation a few years previously, he tries to pick up the pieces of his life and fit back in to the lives of those he left, including his ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: homecoming, small town, starting over, hopes, love and romance, prodigy, couples, family problems, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, weakness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
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 5.5
 2K
Santa Baby (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mary Class is a highly successful business executive - who just happens to be the daughter of Santa Claus. But when her father falls ill, Mary returns to the North Pole and the life she left behind to take over for her dad and implement her ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, homecoming, family gatherings, disorder, estrangement, family, family business, parents and children, family life, legacy, father daughter relationship, north pole ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
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 6.1
 999
Return (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Back from a tour of duty, Kelli struggles to find her place in her family and the rust-belt town she no longer recognizes.
Style: captivating, realistic, thought provoking, serious, emotional ...
Plot: homecoming, introspection, soldier, redemption, human nature, military, unfulfillment, family problems, small town, child custody, hot and sexy, girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.4
 20K
Stop-Loss (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A veteran soldier returns from his completed tour of duty in Iraq, only to find his life turned upside down when he is arbitrarily ordered to return to field duty by the Army.
Style: emotional, sad, harsh, stylized, serious ...
Plot: u.s. military, friendship, soldier, politics, iraq war, gulf war, death, war, military, homecoming, redemption, small town ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, canada, vietnam, middle east ...
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Bloody Homecoming (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three years after a tragic accident leaves a student dead at the annual Homecoming dance, a group of senior friends anxious about the return of Homecoming Night to their sleepy Southern town find themselves visited by a deadly presence from their ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, scary, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: homecoming, supernatural, high school, rivalry, ghost, friends, teachers and students, stalking, vengeance, teenager, survival, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.7
 2K
Holidaze (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Melody, high powered corporate workaholic for a retail conglomerate, is happy to spend the holidays jet-setting with her girlfriends. However, she's in for an unpleasant surprise when her boss sends her to her sleepy hometown to convince the ...
Style: feel good, captivating, light, sweet, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, thanksgiving, family values, business deal, small town, memory loss, homecoming, love and romance, life turned upside down, parents and children, fall in love, businesswoman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Gun Hill Road (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An ex-con returns home to the Bronx after three year in prison to discover his wife estranged and his teenage son exploring a sexual transformation that will put the fragile bonds of their family to the test.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, emotional, bilingual
Plot: family relations, homecoming, going straight, starting over, gay, estrangement, family problems, crimes, dysfunctional family, redemption, hopes, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
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 6.5
 8K
Lonesome Jim (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Failing to make it on his own, 27-year-old Jim moves back in with his parents and deals with crippling family obligations.
Style: touching, emotional, stylized, sincere, humorous ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, small town, coma, single parent, homecoming, alienation, introspection, love and romance, hopes, life is a bitch, family problems, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana, new jersey, usa, new orleans, texas
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Winter Passing (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Actress Reese Holden has been offered a small fortune by a book editor if she can secure for publication the love letters that her father, a reclusive novelist, wrote to her mother, who has since passed away. Returning to Michigan, Reese finds that ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, heartbreaking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: addiction, dysfunctional family, complex characters, character study, family relations, homecoming, eccentricity, unlikely friendships, writers, family problems, couple relations, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey, manhattan new york city, michigan
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 6.7
 3K
Exiles (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Music
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: One day Zano suggest a crazy idea to his companion Naïma: travel across France and Spain down to Algeria, where they might ultimately come to know the land their parents once had to flee.
Style: road movie, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: self discovery, on the road, homecoming, infidelity, exile, love and romance, hopes, introspection, couple relations, couples, dishonesty, social relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, morocco, spain, france, europe ...
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