Parent child relationship movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant parent child relationship movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, captivating, touching, serious, humorous and sentimental films and TV shows about / with parent child relationship, family relations, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, friendship, parents and children, family, teenager and teenage girl plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Russia, UK and other countries.
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parent child relationship movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as parent child relationship: Love, Simon (2018), Blockers (2018), The Judge (2014), Sultan of My Heart (2018), Junior League (2013), Pretty Little Liars (2010), Chef (2014), Marriage Story (2019), Wives and Daughters (1999), Magnificent Century (2011).

List of parent child relationship movies

 7.5
 111K
Love, Simon (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Everyone deserves a great love story. But for seventeen-year old Simon Spier it's a little more complicated: he's yet to tell his family or friends he's gay and he doesn't know the identity of the anonymous classmate he's ...
Style: touching, romantic, sincere, emotional, sweet ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: gay, coming out, gay teenager, lgbt teen, gay lead character, lgbt, gay relationship, homosexuality, homosexual, high school, male homosexuality, closeted homosexual ...
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 6.2
 78K
Blockers (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When three parents discover their daughters’ pact to lose their virginity at prom, they launch a covert one-night operation to stop the teens from sealing the deal.
Style: funny, teen sex comedy, humorous, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: prom, parent child relationship, loss of virginity, chase, friendship, virgin, adventure, couples, father daughter relationship, virginity, lesbian, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.4
 189K
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: courtroom, lawyer, small town, judge, hotshot lawyer, jury, murder trial, parent child relationship, homecoming, family relations, legal, courtroom drama ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa, new york, chicago illinois
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Sultan of My Heart (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Turkey, Russia
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: Mahmud brings Anna to his palace to teach his children French. The Russian ambassador also sends him there with the pressure to 'spy on his country'.
Style: touching, captivating, sincere, emotional, tense ...
Plot: sultan, love and romance, strong female character, parent child relationship, female teacher, harem, parents and children, intrigue, society, female protagonist, love affair, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century
Place: turkey
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 5.5
 366
Junior League (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Russia
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: In the town of Podolsk, The Bears hockey club hires a new coach, Sergei Makeyev, a former National Hockey League player, who sets out to get the club to the Junior Hockey League and make The Bears a successful team.
Style: touching, captivating, exciting, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: ice hockey, sport team, cheerleading, couples, sport, youth, parent child relationship, love, coach, team, first love, competition ...
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Pretty Little Liars (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the Pretty Little Liars series of young adult novels by Sara Shepard, the series follows the lives of four girls — Spencer, Hanna, Aria, and Emily — whose clique falls apart after the disappearance of their queen bee, Alison. One year ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, neo noir
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing, teen drama
Plot: high school, friends, blackmail, friendship, threat, youth, best friends, gossip and rumors, high school life, mysterious character, teenage life, popularity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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 7.3
 212K
Chef (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Chef Carl Casper suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner, he is left to figure out what's next. Finding himself in Miami, he teams up with ...
Style: touching, road movie, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: cooking and food, father son relationship, road trip, chef, cooking, happy ending, parent child relationship, starting over, food, restaurant owner, staff, workplace problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: miami, los angeles, florida, california, usa ...
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 7.9
 293K
Marriage Story (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A stage director and his actor wife struggle through a grueling, coast-to-coast divorce that pushes them to their personal and creative extremes.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, rough, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: parent child relationship, divorce, infidelity, lawyer, marriage, marital problem, husband wife conflict, theatre director, husband wife relationship, troubled marriage, female lawyer, theatre group ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new york, brooklyn new york city
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Wives and Daughters (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 301 min.
TV show
Story: Elizabeth Gaskell's enchanting tale of romance, scandal, and intrigue in a gossipy English town comes to Masterpiece Theatre in a lavish four-part production of Wives and Daughters, adapted by celebrated screenwriter Andrew Davies.Davies, who ...
Style: uplifting, serious, clever, psychological, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, aristocrat, prejudice, love and romance, parents and children, parent child relationship, estate, love triangle, fall in love, secret marriage, gossip, marriage ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1830s, 1820s
Place: england, europe, britain, london, africa
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Magnificent Century (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Muhteşem Yüzyıl is a prime time historical Turkish television series. It was originally broadcast on Show TV and then transferred to Star TV. It is based on the life of Suleiman the Magnificent, the longest reigning Sultan of the Ottoman Empire, ...
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: royal family, sultan, palace intrigue, intrigue, state affairs, couple relations, power struggle, love and romance, political intrigue, political unrest, political conspiracy, battles ...
Time: 16th century
Place: ottoman empire, istanbul turkey, turkey, constantinople, europe
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 7.3
 58K
Little Women (1994)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: With their father away as a chaplain in the Civil War, Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy grow up with their mother in somewhat reduced circumstances. They are a close family who inevitably have their squabbles and tragedies. But the bond holds even when, later, ...
Style: sentimental, uplifting, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: family values, sisters, first love, sister sister relationship, christmas, couple relations, family bonds, life changing experience, parent child relationship, everyday life, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: usa, new england, massachusetts, new york, paris france ...
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 8.7
 33K
Skam (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The story of a young teenager group, born 1999, and a pupil on Hartvig Nissens upper secondary school in Oslo, and her friends and their life, troubles, scandals and every day life. Which of the members represented changes per season.
Style: emotional, sweet, dramatic, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage sexuality, teenage boy, lgbt, teenager, teenage sex, gay teenager, friendship, teenage protagonist, teenage girl, teen angst, gay relationship, high school hunk ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, oslo norway, scandinavia
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 5.8
 10K
Radio Rebel (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: High school senior Tara is so painfully shy that she dreads speaking to anyone in the hallways or getting called on in class. But in the privacy of her bedroom with her iPod in hand, she rocks out -- doing mock broadcasts for Miami's hottest FM ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, light, captivating
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage love, teenage life, first love, youth, teenager, secret identity, prom, popularity, shyness, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, seattle
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My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young Greek woman falls in love with a non-Greek and struggles to get her family to accept him while she comes to terms with her heritage and cultural identity.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, funny, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, wedding, culture clash, mother daughter relationship, greek, wedding preparations and rituals, parent child relationship, social awkwardness, bride and groom, parents and children, prejudice, unlikely couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, greece, san francisco
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Miracles from Heaven (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: \When Christy discovers her 10-year-old daughter Anna has a rare, incurable disease, she becomes a ferocious advocate for her daughter’s healing as she searches for a solution. After Anna has a freak accident and falls three stories, a miracle ...
Style: christian film, inspirational, sentimental, thought provoking, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: sick child, miraculous event, little girl, christian, child protagonist, medical, illness, faith, leukemia, heaven, parent child relationship, christianity ...
Place: boston
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 8.5
 188K
Big Little Lies (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Subversive, darkly comedic drama Big Little Lies tells the tale of three mothers of first graders whose apparently perfect lives unravel to the point of murder.
Style: disturbing, surprise ending, twists and turns, enigmatic
Audience: chick flick, kids
Plot: domestic violence, female friendship, housewife, family life, murder mystery, murder, crumbling marriage, marriage, intrigue, rape, adultery, gossip and rumors ...
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 6.3
 22K
The Goldfinch (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: A boy in New York is taken in by a wealthy family after his mother is killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. In a rush of panic, he steals 'The Goldfinch', a painting that eventually draws him into a world of crime.
Style: atmospheric, non-linear, exciting, psychological, enigmatic
Plot: tragic event, painting, museum, art, friendship, drugs, parent child relationship, teenage boy, foster home, adaptation, bombing, brother brother relationship ...
Place: manhattan new york city, amsterdam, new york
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 7.6
 281K
13 Reasons Why (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After a teenage girl's perplexing suicide, a classmate receives a series of tapes that unravel the mystery of her tragic choice.
Style: thought provoking, serious, emotional, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: depression, suicide, loss of friend, teenage girl, suicidal, high school, guilt, teenage boy, classmate classmate relationship, human relationship, loss of daughter, death of daughter ...
Place: usa
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 6.5
 12K
A Family Man (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dane Jensen is a driven, Chicago-based headhunter, working at a cut-throat job placement firm. When Dane's boss announces his retirement, he pits Dane against Lynn Vogel, Dane's equally driven but polar-opposite rival at the firm, in a ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, disturbing, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: bounty hunter, parent child relationship, family relations, choice, illness, fighting illness, relationships, child illness, job, businessman, customer, family problems ...
Place: chicago illinois
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Two Is a Family (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A man without attachments or responsibilities suddenly finds himself with an abandoned baby and leaves for London to try and find the mother. Eight years later after he and his daughter become inseparable Gloria's mother reappears.
Style: feel good, funny, touching, inspirational, sentimental
Plot: single father, parenting, terminal illness, abandoned by mother, parent child relationship, father daughter relationship, stuntman, absent mother, single parent, childhood, child custody, learning the truth ...
Place: london
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20th Century Women (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In 1979 Santa Barbara, California, Dorothea Fields is a determined single mother in her mid-50s who is raising her adolescent son, Jamie, at a moment brimming with cultural change and rebellion. Dorothea enlists the help of two younger women – ...
Style: stylized, sentimental, captivating, light, humorous ...
Plot: teenager, feminism, coming of age, parent child relationship, loneliness, single mother, mother son relationship, feminist, punk rock, adaptation, character study, parenting ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, 80s
Place: usa, new york, california
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 7.5
 38K
The Ranch (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Being a pro athlete didn't pan out for Colt. Now he's helping his dad and brother keep the ranch afloat, and figuring out how he fits into the family.
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, entertaining
Plot: ranch, parent child relationship, brother brother relationship, family relations, family, friendship, female bartender, sarcasm, love affair, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, ex football player ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
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My Friend Henry (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When 12-year-old Elsi Björkman and her mother Paula return from a week's holiday abroad, Elsi immediately notices that someone has been in her room. She tells her mother about it, but she does not believe her. At the local supermarket Elsi ...
Style: touching, disturbing, suspenseful, sincere, serious
Plot: friendship, parent child relationship, childhood, shoplifting, mental health, family relations, anxiety, responsibility, child, father son relationship, dysfunctional family, secret ...
Place: finland
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 7.9
 215
Behadd (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Pakistan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: "Behadd" reflects upon the relationship dynamics of a 'Parent' and a 'Child', and shows how their love for one another becomes the cause of their heartache and the reflection of 'selflessness' verses ...
Style: captivating, serious, sincere, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: teenage girl, family relations, parent child relationship, selflessness, possessiveness, false accusation, widow, sexual harassment, mother child relationship, parents and children, relationships, mother son relationship ...
Place: pakistan, india
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Relative Strangers (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An uptight professional meets his lower-class biological parents for the first time.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Plot: meet the parents, adoption, eccentric family, family life, odd couple, family relations, parents and children, parent child relationship, nothing goes right, disorder, estrangement, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
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 7.3
 2K
Wild Angel (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Muñeca Brava is an award-winning Argentine telenovela, produced by Telefe in 1998 - 1999. The television series was broadcast in more than 80 countries over the world, enjoying high ratings. The show was written by Enrique Oscar Torres and ...
Style: light, sentimental, romantic, funny, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: love and romance, forbidden love, family relations, intrigue, parent child relationship, high society, grandmother grandson relationship, female friendship, love affair, class differences, social relations, siblings relations ...
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Bury Me Behind the Baseboard (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A small child is trapped in a tug-of-war battle between his frivolous, but loving mother and an emotionally abusive neurotic grandmother, who wants to "shelter" her beloved grandson at all cost.
Style: rough, emotional, heartbreaking, serious, depressing
Plot: child abuse, domineering mother, parent child relationship, power relations, poverty, funeral, grandmother, family relations, mother daughter relationship, dysfunctional relationship, money, sick ...
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 5.6
 1K
Double Dad (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Brazil
Duration: 103 min.
Story: While her mom is away, a teen sneaks out of the hippie commune where she lives and embarks on a life-changing adventure to discover who her father is.
Style: captivating, light, funny, entertaining
Plot: parent child relationship, hippie, teenage girl, community, hippie commune, adolescence, teenage life, adventure, family relations, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, uncover truth ...
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
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 8.4
 182K
Dangal (2016)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: India, USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Dangal is an extraordinary true story based on the life of Mahavir Singh and his two daughters, Geeta and Babita Phogat. The film traces the inspirational journey of a father who trains his daughters to become world class wrestlers.
Style: inspirational, intense, lyrical, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Plot: female empowerment, wrestler, sport, parent child relationship, coach, small town, determination, training, autobiography, athlete, olympics, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: india, israel
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 7.0
 132K
John Q (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: John Quincy Archibald is a father and husband whose son is diagnosed with an enlarged heart and then finds out he cannot receive a transplant because HMO insurance will not cover it. Therefore, he decides to take a hospital full of patients hostage ...
Style: twists and turns, emotional, thought provoking, sincere, suspenseful ...
Plot: hostage, hospital, financial problem, injustice, society, fighting the system, power relations, parent child relationship, life is a bitch, crimes, organ donation, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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