Knocking on a door movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant knocking on a door movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psychological, realistic, serious, captivating, melancholic and humorous films and TV shows about / with knocking on a door, photograph, apology, telephone call, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, jealousy, family relations, husband wife relationship and crying plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, France, Australia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as knocking on a door: Head Burst (2019), Psychobitch (2019), Women in Temptation (2010), And Then We Danced (2019), Blinded by the Light (2019), Pain & Glory (2019), Give Me Liberty (2019), Brain Damage (1988), Tolkien (2019), Mushrooms (1995).

List of knocking on a door movies

 7.0
 281
Head Burst (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Markus is a handsome and respectable architect who has a secret: he is a pedophile. Despite feeling disgust of himself, Markus can't help but feel attracted to young boys. When he thinks he won't be able to suppress his deepest feelings, ...
Style: ambiguous ending, lgbt cinema, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: pedophile, pedophilia, gay protagonist, suicidal tendency, psychotherapy, depression, co worker co worker relationship, loneliness, little boy, family relations, identity crisis, sexual frustration ...
Time: 21st century
Place: central europe
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 6.9
 589
Psychobitch (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Frida is different. Self chosen different. Marius, on the other hand is the most perfect boy in class, and likes to show off. When they have to work together at school, it's the start of a turbulent and challenging relationship. Generation ...
Style: psychological, suspense, tense, captivating, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother daughter relationship, school, teenage girl, emotional abuse, friend, group of friends, taking a photograph, humiliation, classmate classmate relationship, unrequited love, awkward situation ...
Place: eastern europe
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Women in Temptation (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When a marriage counselor is abandoned by her husband for a younger woman, she sets out for new companionship.
Style: humorous, psychological, light, contemplative
Plot: female protagonist, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, rivalry, adultery, chase, love triangle, midlife crisis, childhood trauma, secret, strong female lead, strong female character ...
Place: prague, central europe, prague czech republic
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And Then We Danced (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Georgia, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Merab has been training since a young age at the National Georgian Ensemble with his dance partner Mary. His world is suddenly turned upside down when the charismatic and carefree Irakli arrives and becomes both his strongest rival and desire. In ...
Style: gay cinema, captivating, romantic, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: dancing, coming out, lgbt, first gay sexual experience, gay slur, gay romance, gay sex, love, friendship, gay, dancer, obsession ...
Time: contemporary
Place: georgia (former ussr), tbilisi, georgia
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Blinded by the Light (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1987, during the austere days of Thatcher’s Britain, a teenager learns to live life, understand his family, and find his own voice through the music of Bruce Springsteen.
Style: dark humor, captivating, touching, humorous, tense
Plot: teenage protagonist, british asian, coming of age, interracial friendship, father son relationship, father son conflict, college student, teenager, poetry, goth, racism, rock music ...
Time: 80s, year 1988, year 1987
Place: london, england, america
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 7.5
 50K
Pain & Glory (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Salvador Mallo, a filmmaker in the twilight of his career, reflects on the choices he's made in life as past and present come crashing down around him.
Style: touching, sincere, disturbing, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: gay, filmmaker, movie business, introspection, actor, artistic creation, homosexuality, cinema, stage, desire, sexual awakening, depression ...
Time: 1950s, 2010s, year 1981, year 1985, 50s
Place: spain, madrid
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Give Me Liberty (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a riot breaks out in Milwaukee, America's most segregated city, medical transport driver Vic is torn between his promise to get a group of elderly Russians to a funeral and his desire to help Tracy, a young black woman with ALS.
Style: sincere, psychological, humorous, captivating, light
Plot: money, cooking, grandfather, storytelling, funeral, woman in a wheelchair, medicine, disabled person, adventure, friendship, nightclub, emigrant ...
Time: contemporary, year 2003
Place: milwaukee wisconsin, wisconsin, usa
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 6.7
 10K
Brain Damage (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A normal, average guy who lives in New York City becomes dependent on an evil, disembodied brain.
Style: dark humor, surreal, semi serious, scary, humorous ...
Plot: body horror, addiction, hallucination, parasite, brain, drug abuse, monster, junkyard, murder, surrealism, brain damage, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
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 6.8
 33K
Tolkien (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: England, early 20th century. The future writer and philologist John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) and three of his schoolmates create a strong bond between them as they share the same passion for literature and art, a true fellowship that ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, suspense, rough
Plot: boys' school, male friendship, friendship between men, world war one, coming of age, young soldier, soldier, teenage boy, male protagonist, group of friends, treasure, friendship between boys ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 90s, year 1973, year 1971 ...
Place: england, oxford university
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 6.1
 199
Mushrooms (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the tradition of Arsenic and Old Lace, comes this morbidly funny Australian tale of murder and mayhem at the hands of two charming old ladies.
Plot: friendship, cleaver, soup, packing a suitcase, groom, wedding ceremony, photograph, moving, elderly man, police detective, female protagonist, cemetery ...
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Prudence and the Pill (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Prudence is on the pill; so is her sister-in-law, but someone has been swapping aspirin for their pills. Is it the teen-age niece, the maid, the chauffeur, a lover, Prudence's husband, or all of the above?
Style: sex comedy, sexy
Plot: party, reading a newspaper, farce, driver, high society, woman with glasses, extramarital affair, adultery, teenage girl, horse riding, love triangle, teenager ...
Place: london
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 6.9
 294
Summerfield (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When teacher Simon arrives in a small, secluded village to take over the local school, he is surprised to discover that his predecessor has disappeared without a trace - and that nobody seems too concerned about it. As Simon probes deeper into the ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: bridge, blood, disease, disappearance, island, secret, discovery, student, teacher, small village, mystery, lamp ...
Place: australia
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...aber Jonny! (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: prostitute, love letter, exam, lovers, lover, packing a suitcase, visitor, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fake identity, false identity, man wearing a wig, saxophone ...
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 4.4
 312
Bizarre (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Journey into the mind of the undead, as a talking mummy guides us on grand tour of the timeless "battle of the sexes" between man and woman. A cult classic from Executive Producer Richard Gordon, BIZARRE is an offbeat anthology film that ...
Style: anthology, suspense, scary, rough, humorous ...
Plot: adultery, mummy, blackmail, orgy, fetish, torture, battle of the sexes, strong female character, revenge, sexploitation, murder, husband wife relationship ...
Place: london
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 5.0
 296
Seeds (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An angry, alcoholic matriarch tyrannizes her spoiled, grown-up children during an unwanted family get-together, where someone begins killing them one by one.
Style: sexploitation film, sexy, psychotronic
Plot: brother sister sex, murder, orgy, exploitation, handicapped, vandalism, bossy woman, widower, mother son reunion, barefoot male, villainess, injection ...
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What They Had (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A woman must fly back to her hometown when her Alzheimer's-stricken mother, wanders into a blizzard. The return home forces her to confront her past.
Style: sentimental, captivating, sincere, touching, melancholic
Plot: alzheimer's disease, grandmother granddaughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, blizzard, memory loss, drinking alcohol, prayer, lie, drinking, apology, snow, self discovery ...
Place: illinois, chicago illinois
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Welcome to Marwen (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A man copes with life after an assault by constructing a miniature replica version of a World War II era town in his backyard. Adapted from the 2010 documentary "Marwencol."
Style: uplifting, funny, psychological, sincere, sad ...
Plot: rehabilitation, fictional war, toy soldier, photographer, fall in love, neighbor neighbor relationship, hate crime, marriage proposal, falling in love, unrequited love, court, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, year 1944, 1960s, 2000s, year 1954 ...
Place: belgium, new york
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Seize the Day (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Tommy Wilhelm (Robin Williams) is a salesman. An honest, hard-working guy who has lost his job, his girlfriend, and left part of his sanity behind as he heads to New York to pick up the pieces of his life. He's always been able to sell, but ...
Style: realistic, bleak, semi serious, gloomy, no music ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: unemployment, couples, crumbling marriage, single parent, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, society, going straight, hopes, family relations, family problems, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s, year 1956, 70s
Place: new york, usa, ireland
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The Cars That Eat People (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the death of his brother on the road, unemployed and unstable drifter Arthur Waldo stays for a while in the rural Australian town of Paris as the guest of the mayor, who hopes he will become a permanent member of the Paris population. Arthur ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, suspenseful, scary, dark humor ...
Plot: small town, mad scientist, supernatural, crash, tourist, murder, hospital, car accident, disorder, chaos, mystery, social misfits ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: australia
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 6.1
 154K
The Cable Guy (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When recently single Steven moves into his new apartment, cable guy Chip comes to hook him up -- and doesn't let go. Initially, Chip is just overzealous in his desire to be Steven's pal, but when Steven tries to end the ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, cynical, witty ...
Plot: stalking, obsession, friendship, odd couple, danger, buddies, designer, satire, television, dangerous friend, basketball, prison ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
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 7.2
 15K
A Better Life (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A gardener in East L.A. struggles to keep his son away from gangs and immigration agents while traveling across town to perform landscaping work for the city's wealthy landowners.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: immigrants, thief, family relations, theft, american dream, single parent, life is a bitch, working class, teenage life, down on your luck, parents and children, unsuccessful ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, september 11 2001
Place: los angeles, california, usa, mexico, malibu california ...
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Attack Force Z (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Australia, Taiwan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Tim Burstall directs then-up-and-comers Mel Gibson and Sam Neill in this action-packed Cannes Film Festival selection about the grim realities of World War II, a gritty drama based on actual events. Sent to rescue survivors from the site of a plane ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, commando, anti war, battles, soldier, heroes, island, submarine, mission, chases and races, undercover, adventure ...
Time: 1940s, 60s, year 1945
Place: chicago illinois, usa, australia
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 7.3
 28K
Another Year (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Mike Leigh’s much praised 2010 tragicomical drama. During a year, a very content couple approaching retirement are visited by friends and family less happy with their lives.
Style: touching, psychological, emotional, sincere, contemplative ...
Plot: loneliness, funeral, midlife crisis, friendship, jealousy, everyday life, family life, parents and children, suffering, desperation, unrequited love, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, paris france, ireland ...
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The Allnighter (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Molly (Hoffs), Val (Pfeiffer) and Gina (Cusack) are graduating college, but on their final night, frustrations are aired. Molly is still looking for real love and Val is beginning to doubt if that is what she has found. Gina is too busy videotaping ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lifestyle, battle of the sexes, friendship, college, romance, coming of age, power relations, friends, introspection, sexual relations, looking for love, college life ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: california
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Alexandra's Project (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Steve is a man who has it all, a successful career, wonderful children, beautiful home and a loving wife. However, returning to his home after work on his birthday, he finds his house deserted and darkened with almost all the lightbulbs missing, all ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: vengeance, infidelity, family relations, birthday, murder, mind game, deadly, family problems, family in crisis, dishonesty, mental illness, psychological torture ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
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 6.3
 1K
Run & Jump (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a stroke leaves her husband disabled and fundamentally changed, a spirited Irish wife struggles to keep her family members together. All the while they are under the microscope of an American researcher documenting their recovery process.
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, serious, uplifting
Plot: family relations, stroke, family life, doctors and patients, family in crisis, love and romance, opposites attract, couples, family problems, recovery, bittersweet, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
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 7.0
 2K
Violette (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Born out of wedlock early in the last century, Violette Leduc meets Simone de Beauvoir in postwar Saint-Germain-des-Près. An intense lifelong relationship develops between the two women authors, based on Violette's quest for freedom through ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sincere, psychological
Plot: friendship, lesbian relationship, friends, writer's life, gender, society, couples, artists and showbiz, strong female presence, feminism, lesbian, listening to a radio ...
Time: 20th century, year 1972, year 1964, 60s, 70s ...
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Love Is the Perfect Crime (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Switzerland, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Marc, in his 40s, is a professor of literature at the University of Lausanne. Still a bachelor — and still living with his sister Marianne in a huge, isolated chalet that they inherited when they were very young — he carries on one love affair ...
Style: psychological, twists and turns, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: teacher student relationship, womanizer, missing person, teachers and students, sexual content, crimes, protagonist as suspect, power relations, campus, disorder, nudity (full frontal - brief), university ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: switzerland, swiss alps, alps
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 6.9
 3K
Eastern Boys (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: They come from all over Eastern Europe: Russia, Romania, Chechnya. They are Eastern boys. The oldest appear no more than 25; as for the youngest, there is no way of telling their age. They hang around the Gare du Nord train station in Paris. They ...
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, atmospheric
Plot: gay, sexual relations, strong sexual content, life is a bitch, prostitute, disorder, hustler, immigrants, middle aged man, illegal immigrant, father son relationship, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
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 6.6
 30K
The Immigrant (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In 1921 New York. an immigrant woman is tricked into a life of burlesque and vaudeville until a dazzling magician tries to save her and reunite her with her sister who is being held in the confines of Ellis Island.
Style: serious, captivating, atmospheric, emotional, harsh ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: immigrants, prostitution, family relations, confession, quarantine, american dream, love affair, exploitation, exploit, performance, society, survival ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, poland, latin america ...
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