Showing sad movies for tag "drama"

Keith (2008)
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Keith (2008)

Todd Kessler

Natalie has it all: yearbook editor, scholarship to college, star athlete, reigning social queen. Then Keith enters her life. Secretive and enigmatic, he slowly lures her from her comfort zone. The more Keith holds back, the more Natalie becomes intrigued with figuring him out. In her head, she's determined to keep him at arm's length, but in her heart she can't resist him. As Natalie's world slowly unravels, both their... [Read More]

Tags: Todd Kessler, Drama, Romance
Les Misérables (2012)
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Les Misérables (2012)

Tom Hooper

Jean Valjean, known as Prisoner 24601, is released from prison and breaks parole to create a new life for himself while evading the grip of the persistent Inspector Javert. Set in post-revolutionary France, the story reaches resolution against the background of the June Rebellion.... [Read More]

Tags: Tom Hooper, Drama, Musical, Romance
Reign Over Me (2007)
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Reign Over Me (2007)

Mike Binder

Alan Johnson has everything he needs to get through life: a good job, a beautiful and loving wife, and their wonderful children. Yet he feels isolated because he finds having a hard-working job and managing a family too much to handle and has no one to talk to about it. Charlie Fineman, on the other hand, doesn't have a job or a family. He used to have both until a... [Read More]

Tags: Mike Binder, Drama
Remember Me (2010)
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Remember Me (2010)

Allen Coulter

A romantic drama set in New York City during the summer of 2001, where Tyler, a rebellious young man, meets Ally through a twist of fate. Her spirit helps him heal after a family tragedy, though soon the circumstances that brought them together threaten to tear them apart.... [Read More]

Tags: Allen Coulter, Drama, Romance
The Way We Were (1973)
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The Way We Were (1973)

Sydney Pollack

The movie begins with the Katie (Barbra Streisand) running into Hubbell Gardner, an All-American popular jock she went to college with, some time after World War II. Though some other summaries claim it's been about 20 years, that is not really the case. It's probably been more like 10 years since college and Hubbell has written his first novel and later joined the navy while Katie continues to work hard... [Read More]

Tags: Sydney Pollack, Drama, Romance
White Oleander (2002)
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White Oleander (2002)

Peter Kosminsky

Astrid Magnussen is a 15 year old girl, living in California. Her mother, Ingrid, is a beautiful, free-spirited poet. Their life, though unusual, is satisfying until one day, a man named Barry Kolker (that her mother refers to at first as "The goat man") comes into their lives, and Ingrid falls madly in love with him, only to have her heart broken, and her life ruined. For revenge, Ingrid murders... [Read More]

Tags: Peter Kosminsky, Drama
The Help (2011)
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The Help (2011)

Tate Taylor

Set in Mississippi during the 1960s, Skeeter (Stone) is a southern society girl who returns from college determined to become a writer, but turns her friends' lives -- and a Mississippi town -- upside down when she decides to interview the black women who have spent their lives taking care of prominent southern families. Aibileen (Davis), Skeeter's best friend's housekeeper, is the first to open up -- to the dismay... [Read More]

Tags: Tate Taylor, Drama, Family
The Black Balloon (2008)
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The Black Balloon (2008)

Elissa Down

Thomas is turning 16. His dad's in the army and they've just moved to a town in New South Wales; his mom is pregnant; his older brother, Charlie, who's autistic, has his own adolescent sexual issues. Thomas finds Charlie an embarrassment in public, so when Thomas is attracted to Jackie, a girl in his swim class, Charlie presents any number of obstacles when she drops by their house, when the... [Read More]

Tags: Elissa Down, Drama, Romance
Silenced (2011)
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Silenced (2011)

Dong-hyuk Hwang

Gang In-ho, who is working to earn money for his daughter's surgery, is appointed to a school for hearing-impaired children in Gwangju. But what he discovers there is an ugly truth: the children are being physically and sexually abused by their teachers. When he decides to fight for the children's rights and expose the crimes being committed at the school, In-ho teams up with human rights activist Seo Yu-jin. But... [Read More]

Tags: Dong-hyuk Hwang, Drama
A Moment to Remember (2004)
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A Moment to Remember (2004)

John H. Lee

A Korean love story about a young couple's enduring love, which is tested when 27 year old Sun-jin is diagnosed with a rare form of Alzheimer's disease.... [Read More]

Tags: John H. Lee, Love, Drama, Romance