Most Popular Family Drama Movies and TV Shows
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PG-13 | 134 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
The second installment of the "Fantastic Beasts" series featuring the adventures of Magizoologist Newt Scamander.
Votes: 178,355 | Gross: $159.56M
PG-13 | 138 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Three decades after the Empire's defeat, a new threat arises in the militant First Order. Defected stormtrooper Finn and the scavenger Rey are caught up in the Resistance's search for the missing Luke Skywalker.
Votes: 794,278 | Gross: $936.66M
5. Wildlife (2018)
PG-13 | 105 min | Drama
A teenage boy must deal with his mother's complicated response after his father temporarily abandons them to take a menial and dangerous job.
Votes: 16,583 | Gross: $1.03M
7. To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
Not Rated | 129 min | Crime, Drama
Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his children against prejudice.
9. Ordinary People (1980)
R | 124 min | Drama
The accidental death of the older son of an affluent family deeply strains the relationships among the bitter mother, the good-natured father, and the guilt-ridden younger son.
Votes: 42,855 | Gross: $54.80M
10. The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
Approved | 170 min | Drama, Romance, War
Three World War II veterans return home to small-town America to discover that they and their families have been irreparably changed.
Votes: 53,887 | Gross: $23.65M
12. Ra.One (2011)
Not Rated | 156 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
When the titular antagonist of an action-adventure video game takes on physical form, it's only the game's less powerful protagonist who can save his creator's family.
Votes: 36,030 | Gross: $2.51M
13. 1,000 Times Good Night (2013)
Not Rated | 117 min | Drama, War
Rebecca is one of the world's top war photographers. She must weather a major emotional storm when her husband refuses to put up with her dangerous life any longer. He and their young ... See full summary »
Votes: 6,949 | Gross: $0.05M
14. The Butterfly Tree (2017)
TV-14 | 97 min | Drama
Fin has recently lost his mum to illness. He's getting on with life, going to school, and on the surface seems to have adjusted well, but underneath a complex set of emotions are surging. ... See full summary »
15. Mara Clara (2010–2011)
TV-PG | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Mara and Clara where both born on the same day and switched at birth. Mara grew up as the poor daughter of Susan and Gary David while Clara grew up in luxury as the rich daughter of Alvira ... See full summary »
16. Teenage Seductress (1975)
R | 86 min | Drama
A woman who never got over the fact that her father abandoned her as a child tracks him down with only one desire - to ruin his life just as he ruined hers. A tragic incestuous game of deceit and seduction begins.
17. 'night, Mother (1986)
PG-13 | 96 min | Drama
What would you do if someone you loved sat down with you one night and calmly told you that they were going to end their life before morning? This is Thelma Cates' dilemma. Her daughter, ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,976 | Gross: $0.44M
19. Christmas Comes Home to Canaan (2011 TV Movie)
TV-G | 85 min | Drama, Family
In the story, Daniel's son Bobber needs extensive orthopedic surgery and months of intensive physical therapy to recover from being struck down by an automobile. Rodney Freeman, the young ... See full summary »
20. Punch (2002)
R | 90 min | Drama
Eighteen year old Ariel is in love with her caring father, who lives with her in the upper middle class part of Vancouver. When he starts dating again, she becomes violently jealous, fails to seduce him, and turns to female boxing.
22. Octav (2017)
100 min | Drama, Fantasy
When an elderly man returns to his family home after decades of absence, the apparition of his childhood sweetheart triggers a rewind to the life-changing events from his youth.
23. Midnight Runner (2018)
92 min | Drama
A young chef and long distance runner is tormented by the loss of his brother not too long ago. He focusses on his running, his girlfriend and his work. But when he believes he is not ... See full summary »
24. Little Gloria... Happy at Last (1982)
180 min | Biography, Drama
The story deals with Gloria Vanderbilt's difficult coming-of-age when, at eleven, she was a pawn in a custody battle between her sybaritic mother and her aunt.
25. Lo que siento por ti (2018)
90 min | Drama
Three simultaneous stories of social inclusion, led by a single mother of two autistic teenagers, a marriage trying unsuccessfully to have a child, and the father of a Special Olympics athlete.
26. Onanay (2018–2019)
TV-PG | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Sisters Maila and Natalie have different approach to their mother, Onay who has Achondroplasia. Maila is a nice and attentive daughter, while Nataile is arrogant and disobedient. Besides ... See full summary »
27. The King of Masks (1996)
91 min | Drama
Wang Bianlian is an aging street performer known as the King of Mask for his mastery of Sichuan Change Art in a true story. His wife left him with and infant son over 30 years ago. The son ... See full summary »
Votes: 2,989 | Gross: $1.10M
28. Cocaine: One Man's Seduction (1983 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 97 min | Drama
A real estate salesman with career and marriage problems gets hooked on cocaine, and finds that not only does it not help him cope with them, but it makes them much, much worse.
30. The Apple (1998)
86 min | Drama
After twelve years of imprisonment by their own parents, two sisters are finally released by social workers to face the outside world for the first time.
Votes: 2,074 | Gross: $0.12M
31. Krupp: A Family Between War and Peace (2009– )
270 min | Biography, Drama, History
The story of Alfried Krupp and his family and of the Krupp company, which has been preeminent in German industry. The family company was a key supplier of weapons and material to the Nazi regime during WWII.
32. The Orator (2011)
110 min | Drama
Saili, an unassuming villager & taro farmer, lives happily with his beautiful wife Vaaiga and her teenage daughter Litia. Their existence, whilst happy and peaceful; is unconventional. ... See full summary »
33. Sunny (VI) (2018)
155 min | Drama
Based in the early 90s in Washington DC, this film tells the heartfelt life story of a girl named "Sunny". Like many young girls growing up in an urban community, with the lack of family, ... See full summary »
35. In Sanity, Florida (2017– )
The crazy antics of a small coastal village that banned music ninety-two years ago, and its quirky residents are told through the eyes of a young women whose love for her town and caring ... See full summary »
36. Beyond The Woods
124 min | Thriller | Completed
Psychological thriller which follows Detective Reeves' investigation after Laura Bennett's death and the disappearance of her brother Jack. The suspect at hand is mysterious Andrew Bennett.
37. Mala Kahich Problem Nahi (2017)
134 min | Drama
In today's world, which is full of stress, family time has become a thing of the past. Highlighting the modern issue of attention, loneliness, and disconnect that plagues modern nuclear ... See full summary »
38. Locked in Silence (1999 TV Movie)
90 min | Drama
A story of a young boy who becomes an elective mute after witnessing what he believes to be the killing by his older brother of a teenage boy. The young boy's brother then tells him not to ... See full summary »
40. Democracy (II) (2019)
13 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
Sonu and Chintu have been waiting for this summer holiday trip. They are seeking new adventure this time. The night before the trip, Their father decides to plan each and everything in ... See full summary »
Drama | Post-production
John, a man haunted by his beginnings, struggles with finding meaning and worth in his life. This leads him to choose a path of selfishness and drug abuse. Consequently there's a breakdown ... See full summary »
42. Cold Water (I) (2015)
94 min | Drama
This is the story of Alice Fuller (Amy Shelton-White) struggling to come to terms with her past in order to embrace her future. Shot almost entirely in and around Estes Park, Colorado, the ... See full summary »
43. Stand Up Man (2017)
85 min | Comedy
Forced to move back to hometown Windsor, wannabe comedian Moses Kim finds his dreams derailed in his family restaurant. Life gets more complicated when Moses' teenage cousin from Korea unexpectedly shows up.
Comedy | Post-production
Set in small town Ireland in 1981, 'Dannyboy' tells the story of a young man trying to find love among New Romantics, Post Punks, Goths and others tribes. The film centres around Daniel, an... See full summary »
45. Shor Sharaba (2018)
A romantic comedy Story revolved around Imran and Fiza whom families are fighting a brutal battle over family's asset. An argument with anger and hatred turns into love and passion. Love ... See full summary »
47. The Wash (1988)
Not Rated | 94 min | Drama, Romance
Nobu, an old, bigoted, Japanese-American traditionalist, is unable to reconcile the needs of his wife and two daughters with his own conservative view on life, which forces them to leave him in pursuit of their own happiness.
49. The Magic of Marciano (2000)
Not Rated | 100 min | Drama
A 10-year-old boy shares an intense bond with his mentally ill mother. The youth's life is turned upside down when his mother lapses into violent psychosis. A former psychiatrist takes pity... See full summary »