Childhood memory movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant childhood memory movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, psychological, suspense, touching, realistic and captivating films and TV shows about / with childhood memory, flashback, family relations, childhood flashback, father son relationship, hospital, childhood, death, memory and brother sister relationship plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
childhood memory
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childhood memory movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as childhood memory: Kill Me, Heal Me (2015), This Is Us (2016), Us (2019), Gerald's Game (2017), Drop Dead Fred (1991), Hearts in Atlantis (2001), Lion (2016), Out Stealing Horses (2019), The Sea (2013), Love Likes Coincidences (2011).

List of childhood memory movies

Kill Me, Heal Me (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cha Do Hyun is a rich heir to a family company with one major problem. Due to suppressed childhood trauma, he suffers from dissociative identity disorder manifested in 7 unique personalities who are out of his control. In order to overcome this ...
Style: romantic, captivating, twists and turns, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: split personality, dissociative identity disorder, psychiatrist, love, childhood memory, mental illness, doctor patient relationship, doctor, friendship, brother sister relationship, child abuse, hospital ...
Place: korea, south korea
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 8.7
 115K
This Is Us (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the lives and families of three adults living and growing up in the United States of America in present and past times. As their paths cross and their life stories intertwine in curious ways, we find that several of them share the same ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, sincere, sentimental
Plot: adoption, childhood memory, depression, break up, father son relationship, childhood, parenthood, family, grieving, brother brother relationship, sibling, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 1990s, 80s
Place: pittsburgh
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 6.8
 245K
Us (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Husband and wife Gabe and Adelaide Wilson take their kids to their beach house expecting to unplug and unwind with friends. But as night descends, their serenity turns to tension and chaos when some shocking visitors arrive uninvited.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, psychological, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Plot: murder, home invasion, panic, amusement park, chase, hall of mirrors, african american, childhood memory, family vacation, torment, survival, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: usa
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 6.5
 94K
Gerald's Game (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When her husband's sex game goes wrong, Jessie (who is handcuffed to a bed in a remote lake house) faces warped visions, dark secrets and a dire choice.
Style: psychological, suspense, rough, exciting, awful ...
Audience: kids
Plot: survival, stephen king, childhood trauma, handcuffed woman, child abuse, eclipse, alone, split personality, childhood memory, handcuffed to a bed, hallucination, psychological manipulation ...
Place: alabama, new orleans
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 5.9
 27K
Drop Dead Fred (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When Elizabeth returns to her mother's home after her marriage breaks up, she recreates her imaginary childhood friend, Fred, to escape from the trauma of losing her husband and her job. In between the chaos and mayhem that Fred creates, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, surreal, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary friend, family relations, mental illness, childhood memory, misfit, chaos and mayhem, parents and children, starting over, vengeance, disorder, family life, personal growth ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
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Hearts in Atlantis (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A widowed mother and her son change when a mysterious stranger enters their lives.
Style: emotional, touching, atmospheric, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: mysterious stranger, childhood, friendship, small town, childhood friend, single mother, coming of age, parents and children, family relations, selflessness, teaching the ways of the world, childhood friends ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, connecticut, virginia
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 8.0
 221K
Lion (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Australia, USA, India
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.
Style: motivational, sentimental, emotional, touching, based on true events ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adoption, poverty, childhood, missing child, loneliness, survival, courage, destiny, foster home, long lost relative, childhood memory, childhood flashback ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, year 1986, year 2010, year 2012 ...
Place: india, australia, tasmania, kolkata, melbourne australia ...
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Out Stealing Horses (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Norway, Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A grieving widower moves to the country where a chance encounter rekindles memories from his past.
Plot: adultery, widower, childhood memory, dream, nazi occupation, infidelity, world war two, death of wife, lumberjack, father son relationship, neighbor, funeral ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, year 1948, year 1999
Place: eastern europe, scandinavia, norway, oslo norway
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 5.9
 342
The Sea (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A man returns to the sea where he spent his childhood summers in search of peace following the death of his wife.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, contemplative, non-linear, captivating ...
Plot: haunted by the past, family relations, family problems, eccentric family, resort, childhood memory, grief, death of wife, grieving, boarding house, introspection, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
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Love Likes Coincidences (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Year 1977, a September morning in Ankara... Yilmaz tries to rush his pregnant wife Neriman to the hospital and he crashes into Omer's car. The causes Omer's pregnant wife Inci, who was in the back seat, to have a pre-term labor. The babies ...
Style: emotional, dramatic, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, true love, childhood love, love triangle, hopes, childhood sweetheart, love and romance, power of love, couples, romance, fall in love, life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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 6.5
 935
Boomerang (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Antoine Rey looks for a special gift for his sister Melanie on her 40th birthday. He decides to surprise her with a trip to the French Island of Noirmoutier, where they spent many summers as children until their mother's death. On the drive ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sincere, psychological
Plot: brother sister relationship, dysfunctional family, father daughter relationship, christmas present, family secret, past, childhood flashback, family relations, secret, childhood memory, confronting the past, car accident ...
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 7.7
 261
Care (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A man struggles to piece together his life after suffering years of abuse in a children's home - a personal battle made doubly difficult by crusading reporters determined to expose the scandal.
Style: suspenseful, touching, sincere, suspense
Plot: child abuse, pedophile, childhood memory, police investigation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, accusation, child molestation, female reporter, teenage boy, sexual abuse, childhood flashback, children's home ...
Place: manchester, wales, manchester england
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 5.7
 936
My Father Die (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Deaf and mute since having his hearing knocked out at the age of 12, Asher has been training for almost two decades to avenge himself on Ivan, the man that killed his older brother, 21 years ago. And now that his nemesis is out of prison, he gets ...
Style: tense, intense, suspense, captivating, rough
Plot: father son conflict, ex convict, revenge, father son relationship, teenage boy, police detective, childhood flashback, childhood memory, loss of brother, sign language, deafness, brother brother relationship ...
Place: southern usa
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The Witches of Oz (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
TV show
Story: The Witches of Oz follows the exploits of the grown Dorothy Gale, now a successful children's book author, as she moves from Kansas to present day New York City. Dorothy quickly learns that her popular books are based on repressed childhood ...
Style: captivating, stylized, exciting, entertaining, serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, escapades, writer's life, danger, wizard of oz, rivalry, parallel world, childhood flashback, childhood memory, master villain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas, new york
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Borg vs. McEnroe (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Finland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The story of the world's greatest tennis icons – Björn Borg and his biggest rival, the young and talented John McEnroe – and their legendary duel during the 1980 Wimbledon tournament.
Style: based on true events, serious, captivating, tense, exciting
Plot: tennis player, tennis, professional sports, rivalry, arrogance, childhood flashback, male objectification, coach, childhood memory, father son relationship, american abroad, nightclub ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, 20th century, year 1978, year 1979 ...
Place: monte carlo, sweden, monaco, new york, stockholm sweden ...
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Bed of the Dead (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four twentysomethings find themselves stuck on a haunted antique bed where leaving means suffering a gruesome death. Plagued with frightening hallucinations, they must figure out the bed's secrets before they are ultimately picked off one by ...
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: hearing voices, hallucination, childhood memory, bloodbath, memory, blood on hand, bloody hand, blood, dead, blood on face, bed, bloody face ...
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 5.2
 899
Habit (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Manchester, the present. Michael divides his time between the job center and the pub. A chance meeting with Lee, an introduction to her Uncle Ian and a heavy night on the lash lead to a job working the door at a Northern Quarter massage parlor. ...
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, rough, british horror
Plot: massage parlor, childhood trauma, violent death, witness, childhood memory, chance meeting, childhood flashback, crime boss, violence, brothel, secret, violence against women ...
Place: manchester, manchester england
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Night Across the Street (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A drama centered on an office worker on the verge of retirement who begins to relive both real and imagined memories.
Style: surreal, serious, realistic, atmospheric, contemplative
Plot: aging, haunted by the past, elderly, introspection, surrealism, childhood memory, tragic event, memory, boarding house, money, promise, love ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: chile, santiago chile, santiago de chile
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 7.8
 92
Devrai (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Devrai depicts a story of a man who suffers from schizophrenia and is struggling to come to terms with his illness and the frustration of his helpless sister.
Style: sincere, psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: infatuation, childhood memory, husband wife relationship, paranoid schizophrenia, incestuous desire, loner, marriage ceremony, flashback, brother sister relationship, imaginary friend, psychiatrist, medication ...
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Those Were the Days (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Those Were the Days... is a 2000 Hong Kong film directed by Raymond Yip. The film is a spin-off/prequel of the Young and Dangerous film series, as it follows the life of Chicken Chiu (Jordan Chan) before he joined the triads with the boss Chan Ho ...
Plot: gang, true love, childhood sweetheart, childhood memory, childhood friend, murder, street gang, puppy love, wedding, gangster, beauty pageant, flashback ...
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 6.7
 94
Daddy's Girl (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: British television film starring Martin Kemp
Style: suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, suspense
Plot: missing person, missing woman, police investigation, father daughter relationship, childhood memory, teenage girl, murder suspect, 17 year old, mysterious disappearance, family secret, investigation, mystery ...
Time: 2000s
Place: london, england
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Let's Be Evil (2016)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A woman enters an underground bunker where gifted children use augmented reality technology to wreak havoc.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating, psychotronic
Plot: virtual reality, children, killer child, childhood trauma, artificial intelligence, student, little girl, childhood memory, childhood flashback, trapped in a building, woman in danger, evil child ...
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 4.8
 7K
The Veil (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story springs from the real-world headlines of religious cults and mass suicides. With Veil, it begins 30 years ago, when members of a religious cult known as Heaven's Veil take their own lives. The truth behind what really happened remains ...
Style: captivating, bleak, suspense, exciting, documentary filmmaking ...
Plot: cult, haunted by the past, childhood trauma, supernatural, childhood memory, murder, hallucination, female protagonist, possession, suicide, sole survivor, abandoned house ...
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 7.6
 28K
Only Yesterday (1991)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: It’s 1982, and Taeko is 27 years old, unmarried, and has lived her whole life in Tokyo. She decides to visit her family in the countryside, and as the train travels through the night, memories flood back of her younger years: the first immature ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, atmospheric, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: childhood, countryside, introspection, friendship, village life, folk music, deadend life, adolescence, childhood memory, self discovery, twentysomething life, marriage ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Brand Upon the Brain! (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Together with his teenage sister and a horde of orphans, young Guy Maddin lazes away his under-stimulated youth on the mysterious island he will someday inherit. In the lighthouse orphanage in which they all live, their every move is watched over by ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, atmospheric, surreal, experimental ...
Plot: orphan, island, human experiment, investigation, family relations, family gatherings, parallel world, dying, treatment, abandoned, child abuse, child in peril ...
Place: canada, romania
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House in Brittany (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young woman inherits her family's historic home on the coast of Brittany, a house she has not been to since her father died there when she was age 12.
Style: atmospheric, emotional, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: haunted by the past, homecoming, childhood memory, heiress, house, landscape, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, brittany, europe, cornwall, atlantic ocean
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Mitch Albom's For One More Day (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A suicidal former baseball player is granted one more day with his deceased mother.
Style: touching, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: redemption, lifestyle, hopes, family problems, rise to the top, ghost, parents and children, addiction, human spirit, ambition, rehabilitation, athlete's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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I Did Not Kill Gandhi (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Once known for his intellectual prowess, a retired professor (Anupam Kher) begins experiencing memory gaps and periods of forgetfulness. But while he tries to laugh it off, it soon becomes clear that the symptoms are a sign of a more serious ...
Style: sincere, psychological, touching, emotional, serious ...
Plot: assassination, alzheimer's disease, college, parents and children, memory loss, mental illness, politics, deadly, elderly, society, family relations, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
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 6.6
 81K
Flatliners (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Five medical students want to find out if there is life after death. They plan to stop one of their hearts for a few seconds, thus simulating death, and then bring the person back to life. A science fiction thriller from the early 1990's with a ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, surreal ...
Plot: medical student, afterlife, experiment gone awry, suicide, nightmare, hallucination, medical school, supernatural, deadly, supernatural ability, hallucinations, obsession ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s, future
Place: chicago illinois
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 7.4
 85
Booked Out (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ailidh (Mirren Burke) has two loves in this world: spying on her neighbours and writing graphic novels. The arrival of Jacob (Rollo Weeks - Girl with a Pearl Earring), inspires Ailidh and she soon begins conjuring up increasingly elaborate plans to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, friendship, teenage life, love and romance, romance, friends, youth, twentysomething life, kitchen, cooking, drinking alcohol, 20 year old ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, france
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