Death of loved one movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant death of loved one movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspense, touching, suspenseful and captivating films and TV shows about / with death of loved one, death, friendship, family relations, hospital, loss of loved one, murder, flashback, husband wife relationship and love plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as death of loved one: 13 Reasons Why (2017), Frantz (2016), Coco Before Chanel (2009), Love Unto Death (1984), Hideaway (2009), Sky (2015), Red Bracelets: The Beginning (2019), The Man in the Maze (2011), The Trip (2002), Wuthering Heights (2011).

List of death of loved one movies

 7.6
 257K
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, psychological, emotional, suspenseful ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: suicide, depression, teenage girl, loss of friend, guilt, teenage boy, high school, human relationship, suicidal, death of daughter, loss of daughter, abusive relationship ...
Place: usa
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 7.5
 14K
Frantz (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the aftermath of WWI, a young German who grieves the death of her fiancé in France meets a mysterious French man who visits the fiance’s grave to lay flowers.
Style: romantic, sentimental, captivating, inspirational, touching ...
Plot: world war one, post war, french soldier, violinist, german, sadness, husband wife relationship, german soldier, grave, letter, death of loved one, soldier ...
Time: post world war one, 1910s, year 1919, year 1918
Place: germany, paris france
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Coco Before Chanel (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: 2009 biopic about the early life of Coco Chanel. Several years after leaving the orphanage, to which her father never returned for her, Gabrielle Chanel finds herself working in a provincial bar both. She's both a seamstress for the performers ...
Style: stylized, factual, sexy, inspirational, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: fashion, rise to the top, high society, designer, feminism, rags to riches, fashion designer, feminist, creativity, dressmaker, gender, social climbing ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s, 20th century, 1900s, 1920s ...
Place: france, europe, paris france, england, new jersey ...
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Love Unto Death (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Elisabeth and Simon have been deeply in love for two months when Simon momentarily dies, but comes back to life. Simon does not want any further medical tests, but the couple are forced to grapple with the possibility of his death. They eventually ...
Style: sincere, atmospheric, emotional, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: love and romance, romance, dealing with death, tragic love, introspection, couple relations, unfulfillment, death of loved one, back from the dead, resurrection, death, life after death ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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 6.4
 3K
Hideaway (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mousse and Louis are young, beautiful, rich and in love. But drugs have invaded their lives. One day, they overdose and Louis dies. Mousse survives, but soon learns she's pregnant. Feeling lost, Mousse runs away to a house far from Paris. ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, psychological, gloomy
Plot: pregnancy, drug overdose, starting over, hopes, life is a bitch, babies and infants, adoption, strong female character, recluse, gay man straight woman relationship, self discovery, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, france, paris france, basque country
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 5.9
 2K
Sky (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman embarks on a journey alone across the United States after fleeing from her violent husband.
Style: enigmatic, suspenseful, romantic, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: presumed dead, abusive husband, questioned by police, husband wife relationship, breakup, road trip, frenchman, police station, french, frenchwoman, native american, hitchhiking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, europe, california, las vegas
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Red Bracelets: The Beginning (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In this prequel to the TV series, the individual fates of the members of the later "Red Bracelets" and how they came together are told.
Style: touching, exciting, captivating, sincere, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage girl, teenage boy, death of mother, brother brother relationship, death of loved one, soccer match, hospital, wedding ceremony, brother sister relationship, leg amputation, grandfather grandson relationship, best man ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
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The Man in the Maze (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: While doing research in the woods, four college friends find a mysterious and troublesome trail. Megan, Alex, Christi, and P.T. soon find that they may not be the only ones on the trail and that the dark figure following them is much more than he ...
Style: suspense, scary, rough
Plot: survival horror, curse, murder, fight, love, college student, death, death of friend, ghost, loss of friend, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, blood ...
Time: year 1938
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 7.1
 4K
The Trip (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When 19-year-old gay-rights activist Tommy and 24-year-old Alan first meet in 1973, they find themselves on the opposite sides of the political coin...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, witty, feel good ...
Plot: gay relationship, aids, coming out, road trip, self discovery, love affair, human nature, couples, gay, repression, gay slur, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s, 70s, contemporary, year 1973, year 1984 ...
Place: los angeles, usa, mexico, california
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Wuthering Heights (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A poor boy of unknown origins is rescued from poverty and taken in by the Earnshaw family where he develops an intense relationship with his young foster sister, Cathy. Based on the classic novel by Emily Bronte.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: tragic love, family relations, forbidden love, true love, step siblings, orphan, countryside, obsession, siblings relations, adoption, society, rich and poor ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
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 5.7
 7K
Fragments (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A psychotic man opens fire in a diner, murdering numerous people before killing himself. The survivors struggle in different ways following this horrendous event: a doctor doubts his own instincts and elects to use an experimental medical procedure ...
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, suspenseful, contemplative
Plot: group of strangers, haunted by the past, destiny, murder, mentally unstable, survival, deadly, crimes, family relations, hitman, post traumatic stress, gambling ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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 7.2
 140K
Cold Mountain (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA, Italy, Romania, UK
Duration: 154 min.
Story: In this classic story of love and devotion set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, a wounded Confederate soldier named W.P. Inman deserts his unit and travels across the South, aiming to return to his young wife, Ada, who he left behind ...
Style: captivating, emotional, sincere, touching, epic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: american civil war, tragic love, slavery, getting home, loss of family member, friendship, soldier, survival, civil war, lovers reunited, couple relations, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, south carolina, north carolina, appalachia, atlantic ocean
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27 Missing Kisses (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Georgia, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young woman's passion has a remarkable effect on a Russian village in this comedy-drama with fantasy elements. Sybill (Nino Kuchanidze) is a teenager who is sent to a small town in the country to spend the summer with her aunt. Despite her ...
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: small town, love triangle, teenage love, fall in love, unlikely couple, young lovers, parents and children, teenage life, family relations, youth, couples, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia
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 6.0
 19K
Traffik (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A couple off for a romantic weekend in the mountains are accosted by a biker gang. Alone in the mountains, Brea and John must defend themselves against the gang, who will stop at nothing to protect their secrets.
Style: sad, rough, suspense
Plot: sex trafficking, fight, slave trade, escape, death of loved one, young couple, kidnapping, murder, violence, human trafficking, death, blood ...
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 5.0
 6
Fullt alvor (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A father and son reunites for a summer vacation after the tragic loss of their cancer ill mother and ex-wife.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Plot: father son relationship, teenage boy, family relations, party, violence, death, love, friendship, addiction, pregnant teenager, family tragedy, loss of loved one ...
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Black Money Love (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Ömer is a police officer. After the death of his fiancée, he suffers great pain. The body of Sibel, Ömer's fiancée, was found on the top of a cliff, in a car next to a fairly old, rich business man. After the shock of her sudden death and ...
Style: tense, sincere, touching, captivating
Plot: police officer, changing lives, infidelity, death, uncover truth, love, vengeance, family relations, society, corrupt businessman, death of girlfriend, death of loved one ...
Place: turkey
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Devil's Honey (1986)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young woman abducts a doctor whom she holds responsible for the death of her boyfriend and subjects him to various sexual torture acts.
Style: suspenseful, serious, sexploitation film, sexual, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, vengeance, missing person, love triangle, captivity, crimes, mentally unstable, crime, perversion, couples, sexual abuse, love ...
Time: 80s
Place: venice
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Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In a war-torn world of elemental magic, a young boy reawakens to undertake a dangerous mystic quest to fulfill his destiny as the Avatar, and bring peace to the world.
Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: chosen one, magical, supernatural ability, young heroes, friendship, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, heroes, peril, pride and honor, superhuman powers, friends ...
Time: 2000s
Place: asia
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Tom at the Farm (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young man travels to an isolated farm for his lover's funeral where he's quickly drawn into a twisted, sexually charged game by his lover's aggressive brother.
Style: psychological, serious, gloomy, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: gay, closeted homosexual, lgbt, hidden identity, gays and lesbians, family problems, countryside, gay relationship, threat, dishonesty, farm, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1997, 70s
Place: canada, quebec, montreal quebec canada, montreal
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The Postcard Killings (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A New York detective teams investigates the death of his daughter who was murdered while on her honeymoon in London, and recruits the help of Scandinavian journalist when other couples throughout Europe suffer a similar fate.
Style: suspense, twist ending, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, psycho killer, incest, homicide detective, ex husband ex wife relationship, murder of daughter, police investigation, police protagonist, brother sister relationship, postcard, honeymoon, violent death ...
Place: stockholm sweden, munich germany, brussels belgium, london, brussels ...
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 5.5
 16K
The Kitchen (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An Irish mob story set in 1970s Hell's Kitchen. After the mobsters are sentenced to jail, their wives take their place — and do as good of a job, if not better.
Style: cynical, suspense, tense, captivating, surprise ending
Plot: organized crime, armed robbery, gangsters, gangster, extortion, courtroom, shooting, friendship, mafia, jeweler, irish mob, female protagonist ...
Time: 70s, year 1979, year 1978
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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Evergreen Tree (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Yeong-shin (played by the Choi Eun-hee–Shin Sang-ok’s wife) and Dong-hyeok (Shin Yeong-gyun) graduate from college with a cause. They plan to bring education and modernization to farmers living in the rural area of their birth. When they arrive, ...
Plot: classroom, school teacher, money problems, illiteracy, poverty, death of loved one, children, school, village, education, countryside
Place: south korea
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Jeanne and the Perfect Guy (1998)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jeanne, a receptionist at a travel agency, is looking for the love of her life. She thinks she has finally found it with Olivier. However, Olivier reveals he has AIDS and disappears from her life after her profession of love and confession of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, gloomy
Audience: date night
Plot: hospital visit, activism, gender, unfulfillment, gays and lesbians, opposites attract, love and romance, romance, tragic hero, friends, transvestism, couples ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: paris france, france, europe, montmartre paris
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 6.0
 161K
Immortals (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Theseus is a mortal man chosen by Zeus to lead the fight against the ruthless King Hyperion, who is on a rampage across Greece to obtain a weapon that can destroy humanity.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, epic, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, immortality, army, mythology, greek, greek mythology, legends and myths, adventure, heroes, greek god, maze, ancient ...
Time: ancient history, future
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
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 5.7
 8K
Highwaymen (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: James Cray watched as his wife was killed by Fargo, a hit-and-run serial murderer. After severely injuring Fargo and going to prison for several years, James is now determined to avenge his wife's death. He drives across the country looking for ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, scary, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, car chase, hit and run, murder, revenge, graphic violence, vengeance, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Helter Skelter (2004)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A new take on the Manson Family murders, with a keen focus on Charles Manson himself.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, religions or cults, law enforcement, crimes, journalism, deadly, leadership, legends and myths, obsession, district attorney, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles
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Grace Is Gone (2007)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Upon hearing his wife was killed in the Iraq war, a father takes his two daughters on a road trip.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, psychological, sincere ...
Audience: kids
Plot: family relations, iraq war, support group, insomnia, parents and children, patriotism, gulf war, truth, family problems, couple relations, anti war, on the road ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: minnesota, florida, usa, iraq, middle east
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Good Will Hunting (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Will Hunting has a genius-level IQ but chooses to work as a janitor at MIT. When he solves a difficult graduate-level math problem, his talents are discovered by Professor Gerald Lambeau, who decides to help the misguided youth reach his potential. ...
Style: philosophical, uplifting, psychological, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: prodigy, mathematics, genius, life philosophy, university, existentialism, professor, philosophy, dedicated educator, ambition, human spirit, psychiatrist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: harvard university, boston, usa
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Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, shopping mall, zombie apocalypse, siege, helicopter, survival, violence, back from the dead, rescue, danger, apocalypse ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa, philadelphia
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At First Sight (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In 1942 in occupied France, a Jewish refugee marries a soldier to escape deportation to Germany. Meanwhile a wealthy art student loses her first husband to a stray Resistance bullet; at the Liberation she meets an actor, gets pregnant, and marries ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, sincere, touching ...
Plot: world war two, refugee, store, friendship, family relations, deportation, lesbian, lesbian interest, wartime life, school, infidelity, destructive relationship ...
Time: 50s, year 1942, 1950s
Place: paris france, europe, france, alps, normandy ...
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