Loss of family movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant loss of family movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out surprise ending, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, serious and rough films and TV shows about / with loss of family, death, flashback, death of family, revenge, violence, punched in the face, murder, chase and deception plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as loss of family: Nocturnal Animals (2016), Life of Pi (2012), Click (2006), If I Stay (2014), Fractured (2019), Joker (2019), Terminator (2019), It: Chapter Two (2019), Recoil (2011), Night Hunter (1996).

List of loss of family movies

Nocturnal Animals (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Susan Morrow receives a book manuscript from her ex-husband – a man she left 20 years earlier – asking for her opinion of his writing. As she reads, she is drawn into the fictional life of Tony Hastings, a mathematics professor whose family ...
Style: psychological, suspense, twists and turns, brutal, surprise ending
Plot: ex husband ex wife relationship, rape, loss of family, rape and murder, revenge, cancer, vigilantism, husband wife relationship, haunted by the past, murder of family, brutality, redemption ...
Time: 2010s
Place: texas
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 7.9
 543K
Life of Pi (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Taiwan, UK, Canada
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The story of an Indian boy named Pi, a zookeeper's son who finds himself in the company of a hyena, zebra, orangutan, and a Bengal tiger after a shipwreck sets them adrift in the Pacific Ocean.
Style: melancholic, dramatic, philosophical, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: survival, hopes, ocean or sea, beautiful scenery, adventure, teenage boy, human nature, tiger, isolation, lost at sea, ship, storytelling ...
Place: india, paris france, montreal quebec, pacific ocean, toronto ontario canada ...
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 6.4
 287K
Click (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to overrule his choices.
Style: sentimental, humorous, uplifting, captivating, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: wish come true, architect, regret, redemption, workaholic, remote control, time travel, dog, alternate reality, relationship vs career, family relations, introspection ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s, year 2006, 2020s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, mcdonald's restaurant, morocco, new york yankees, new york
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 6.7
 109K
If I Stay (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mia Hall, a talented young cellist, thought the most difficult decision she would ever have to make would be whether to pursue her musical dreams at prestigious Juilliard or follow her heart to be with the love of her life, Adam, a rock ...
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, uplifting, bleak ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, teenage girl, love and romance, youth, teenager, teenage life, death in the family, dealing with death, life turned upside down, love, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, portland oregon
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 6.3
 25K
Fractured (2019)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Driving cross-country, Ray and his wife and daughter stop at a highway rest area where his daughter falls and breaks her arm. After a frantic rush to the hospital and a clash with the check-in nurse, Ray is finally able to get her to a doctor. While ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending, bleak
Plot: hospital, doctor, desperation, gas station, little girl, danger, rescue, loss of control, family relations, loss of family, delusion, tragedy ...
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 8.8
 420K
Joker (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.
Style: suspense, psychological, bleak, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Plot: mental illness, insanity, evil clown, murder, comedian, supervillain, social decay, violence, mother son relationship, neo noir, revenge, villain ...
Time: year 1981
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 6.6
 25K
Terminator (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Spain, Hungary
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The sixth film in the "Terminator" series will pick up where the second film left off, ignoring all the subsequent sequels.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, suspense, futuristic, intense ...
Plot: androids and robots, time travel, artificial intelligence, technology, gunfight, man versus machine, fight scenes, weapons, save the world, scalpel, old woman, exploding helicopter ...
Time: future, year 1998, 2010s, 1990s, 2020s
Place: guatemala, texas, mexico
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 6.8
 108K
It: Chapter Two (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Because every 27 years evil revisits the town of Derry, Maine, it chapter two brings the chapters - who've long since gone their separate ways - back together as adults, nearly three decades after the events of the first film.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, bloody ...
Plot: creature, evil, killer clown, insanity, clown, evil clown, flashback, final battle, fight, clown makeup, old dark house, killing spree ...
Time: 2010s, year 1989
Place: maine, usa
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 5.2
 5K
Recoil (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A cop turns vigilante after his family is murdered, exacting vengeance on the killers - and then on all criminals who have slipped through the system.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, vigilantism, heroes, crimes, vengeance, tough heroes, rivalry, held at gunpoint, good versus evil, axe, crime boss, shotgun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 4.3
 519
Night Hunter (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jack Cutter is the last in long line of vampire hunters. After killing few vampires in one L.A. restaurant, he is chased both by police and by other vampires. In the process he meets an attractive woman-reporter.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: vampire, one man army, martial arts, danger, on the run, murder, heroic mission, criminal's revenge, supernatural, journalism, battles, stalking ...
Time: 90s, 1960s, 1990s, year 1995, year 1968
Place: los angeles
Is relevant ?
 4.7
 52K
Jonah Hex (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Gunslinger Jonah Hex (Josh Brolin) is appointed by President Ulysses Grant to track down terrorist Quentin Turnbull (John Malkovich), a former Confederate officer determined on unleashing hell on earth. Jonah not only secures freedom by accepting ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, gothic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: death, bounty hunter, gunslinger, facial scar, supernatural, vengeance, heroes, old west, hell, tomahawk, rivalry, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1800s
Place: usa, washington d.c., south carolina, virginia, new orleans
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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the "classic Spider-Man mold", Miles Morales must juggle his high school life with his status as a superhero. Until he learns by Peter Parker, the original Spider-Man, that there is a multiverse, called the "Spider-Verse", in ...
Style: light, colourful, exciting, romantic, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: superhero, alternate universe, african american, spider, teenager, secret identity, teenage superhero, father son relationship, physics, justice, super powers, love ...
Time: 2010s
Place: manhattan new york city
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Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War (2018), the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and ...
Style: epic, twists and turns, entertaining, surprise ending
Plot: heroes, superhero, superhero team, nanotechnology, time travel, time machine, danger, army, teenage superhero, supernatural power, space travel, murder ...
Time: near future, 2020s, year 1970, year 2012, 1940s ...
Place: missouri, manhattan new york city, japan, norway, new jersey
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Rolling Thunder (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Vietnam veteran, Charles Rane, returns home after years in a POW camp and is treated as a hero. When thugs invade his home to steal the silver coins he received for his service, they mangle his hand and leave him and his family for dead. Rane ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, murder, violence, vengeance, homecoming, vietnam veteran, buddies, deadly, death wish, rivalry, crime, human nature ...
Place: vietnam, asia, texas, mexico, tokyo ...
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 42K
Peppermint (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A grieving mother transforms herself into a vigilante following the murders of her husband and daughter, eluding the authorities to deliver her own personal brand of justice.
Style: exciting, rough, suspense, brutal, surprise ending
Plot: vigilante, justice, corruption, murder, loss of child, drug cartel, police corruption, fighting the system, corrupt official, revenge, female protagonist, coma ...
Time: 2010s, year 2012
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What Still Remains (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After the loss of her family, a young woman struggles to survive in a world long-since destroyed by disease; but when a lonely traveler offers her a place in his community, she must decide if the promise of a better life is worth the risk of ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, intense, tense
Plot: virus, community, survival, secrets, plague, female protagonist, weapons, religious, clan, loss of family, tied up, arrow in chest ...
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 990
Iceman (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Italy, Austria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Ötztal Alps, more than 5300 years ago. A Neolithic clan has settled near a creek. It is their leader Kelab's responsibility to be the keeper of the group's holy shrine Tineka. While Kelab is hunting, the settlement is attacked. The ...
Plot: survival, death of wife, ice, loss of family, glacier, goat, death of son, baby
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
Is relevant ?
 5.3
 5K
Drone (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ideologies collide with fatal results when a military drone contractor meets an enigmatic Pakistani businessman.
Plot: family life, drone, confrontation, family home, family dinner, playground, detonator, teenage son, muslim, exploding car, stabbing, cheating wife ...
Place: pakistan
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Three Colors: Blue (1993)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Poland, Switzerland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Julie is haunted by her grief after living through a tragic auto wreck that claimed the life of her composer husband and young daughter. Her initial reaction is to withdraw from her relationships, lock herself in her apartment and suppress her pain. ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, psychological, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: loss of child, stripper, musician, neighbor, secret, cat, loss of spouse, pianist, grief, infidelity, composer, pain ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, europe, paris france, poland
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 935
Quick (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Gi-soo, Myeong-sik and Ah-rom were members of the same notorious motorcycle gang. They enjoyed their days roaming the streets recklessly on the motorcycles. Now, Gi-soo works as a motorcycle delivery man, Myeong-sik is a motorcycle cop and Ah-rom is ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough, serious ...
Plot: race against time, danger, chase, terrorism, gang, crimes, escapades, rivalry, car chase, woman in danger, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2004, 2010s, 2000s
Place: korea, south korea
Is relevant ?
 5.2
 694
Midnight Ride (1990)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A house wife just left her cop husband, when she picks up Justin McKay she'll wish she never did as she's plunged into a nightmare and the grip of a psychotic killer.
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: stalking, danger, chase, serial killer, martial arts, slasher, on the run, psychopath, murder, alcohol abuse, mentally unstable, mind game ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: california, moscow russia
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Earth and Ashes (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Afghanistan, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Elderly Dastaguir and his newly deaf 5-year-old grandson Yassin hitchhike and walk, but mostly walk, as they make their way to the coal mine where Dastaguir's son Murad works. Dastaguir must tell Murad that the rest of their family were all ...
Style: sincere, thought provoking, touching, bleak, serious ...
Plot: mute or deaf, deafness, elderly, life is a bitch, wartime life, on the road, war, obsessive quest, desperation, civil war, parent child relationship, golden years ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: afghanistan, mine, middle east
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24 Hours to Live (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, China, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An assassin seeks redemption after being given a second chance at life.
Style: suspense, disturbing, enigmatic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: redemption, assassin, gunfight, reincarnation, rescue, haunted by the past, stylized violence, conspiracy, tragic hero, mercilessness, one against many, murder ...
Time: 2010s
Place: south africa, hong kong, cape town south africa, florida
Is relevant ?
 7.7
 423K
Deadpool 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool battles the evil and powerful Cable and other bad guys to save a boy's life.
Style: dark humor, humorous, funny, bloody, entertaining ...
Plot: superhero, mutant, mercenary, dark hero, violence, murder, time travel, self healing, cancer, brutality, blind woman, blood ...
Time: 2010s
Place: hong kong
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The Other Side of Hope (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A restaurateur befriends a Syrian refugee who has recently arrived in Finland.
Plot: poker, refugee camp, japanese restaurant, marital separation, ring, stabbed with a knife, street musician, wedding ring, loss of family, hiding, dog, cook ...
Time: 2010s
Place: finland, helsinki finland
Is relevant ?
Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, China, Japan, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: It has been ten years since The Battle of the Breach and the oceans are still, but restless. Vindicated by the victory at the Breach, the Jaeger program has evolved into the most powerful global defense force in human history. The PPDC now calls ...
Style: surprise ending, futuristic
Plot: giant monster, alien monster, teenage hero, army, giant robot, robot, artificial intelligence, alien, academy, mecha, electromagnetic pulse, scientist ...
Time: near future
Place: hong kong, japan, china, siberia, sydney australia ...
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 23K
In the Fade (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Katja's life collapses after a senseless act impacts her life. After a time of mourning and injustice, she seeks revenge.
Plot: marijuana, racism, revenge, terrorist bombing, terrorist, evidence, food, flashback, telephone, bomb, apology, telephone call ...
Place: germany, greece, hamburg germany
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The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Bulgaria, Netherlands
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The world's top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.
Style: buddy comedy, captivating, tense, humorous, surprise ending
Plot: hitman, assassin, bodyguard, killer, revenge, on the run, travel, opposites attract, criminal, courtroom, chase, courage ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, england, manchester, manchester england, tower bridge london ...
Is relevant ?
 5.6
 113K
The Dark Tower (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at ...
Style: suspense, exciting, disturbing, surprise ending, apocalyptic
Plot: gunslinger, revenge, warlock, murder, map, loner, fear, hearing voices, paranoia, psychiatrist, portal, mind control ...
Time: 2010s
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 8K
Stoic (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A fast-talking lawyer transforms his body and takes a vow of silence, not to be broken until he finds out who killed his wife and daughter and has his revenge.
Plot: fight, death of wife, lawyer, murder, revenge, talent show, stoicism, homeless shelter, violence, drinking, homeless, murder investigation ...
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