Happiness Movies

Happiness Movies
List of the best movies about happiness, selected by visitors to our site: The Marathon of Desires, Don't Move, Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out, Pumpkin, Hunter Will Get You, Wild Rovers, Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat, Bridget & Eamon, All Roads Lead to Rome, My Cousin Rachel.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

The Marathon of Desires (2020)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryRussia
CharactersGirlfriends
PlotFulfillment of desires, Relationship, Happiness, Meaning of life
PlaceRussia, St. Petersburg
StyleLight, Womens in main roles

Hoping to change her life, Marina, a small town girl, embarks on a journey to a life coaching event. But an unexpected delay at a St. Petersburg airport sends her on a 24 hour comedic spree, which may ultimately provide her with the key to her happiness.

Don't Move (2004)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryItaly, Spain, United Kingdom
Duration02:05
PlotPassion
StyleSoulful

While waiting for the brain surgery of his daughter Angela, victim of a motorcycle accident, the surgeon Timoteo recalls his torrid affair with and passion for Italia, a simple woman from slums in the periphery of the big city where he lives. The ghost of the beloved and sexual object of desire Italia chases him in his memories.

Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out (1967)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genredocumentary
CountryUSA

5 psychedelic short films, broadcast on the French/German tv channel "arte" on 2007-07-16 "Be-In" USA 1967, 7 min "Beatles Electronique" USA 1966-69, 3 min "San Francisco" Great Britain 1967/68, 15 min. "Andy Warhol's Exploding Plastic Inevitable" USA/Great Britain 1967, 12 min. "Eyetoon" USA 1967/68, 8 min.

Pumpkin (2002)
Duration02:00
CharactersDisabled people, Friends, Losers
PlotFriendship
PlaceCollege, USA
StyleRomantic, Cute, Tense, Gloomy

Carolyn's sorority sisters set their sights on the Sorority of the Year award and coaching challenged athletes is their ticket to the trophy. But when the queen of formals finds herself mentoring Pumpkin, a disabled athlete, their two worlds collide.

Hunter Will Get You (1976)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryFrance
CharactersSerial killers, Hunters
PlotRobbery
PlacePrison, France
StyleExciting

L'Alpagueur is a free-lance spy from the French secret agency. He's put on the investigation about L'epervier, a serial-killer who employs young boys to help him robbing banks before killing them.

Wild Rovers (1971)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrewestern
CountryUSA
Duration02:16
CharactersHeroes
PlotRobbery, Revenge, Friendship
StyleHeavy

Ross Bodine and Frank Post are cowhands on Walt Buckman's R-Bar-R ranch. Bodine is older and broods a bit about how he will get along when he's too old to cowboy. Post is young and rambunctious and ambitious for a better life than wrangling cows. When one of their fellow cowboys is killed in a corral accident, Post suggests a way into a better life for himself and his friend: robbing a bank. Bodine reluctantly joins in the plan and the two contrive to rob the local bank. They make good their escape initially, but Walt Buckman and his two sons, John and Paul, are incensed at this betrayal by their own trusted employees. John and Paul set out to bring Bodine and Post to justice.

Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat (1989)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrehorror, comedy, western
CountryUSA
Duration01:44

Reclusive vampires lounge in a lonely American town. They wear sun cream to protect themselves. A descendant of Van Helsing arrives with hilarious consequences.

Bridget & Eamon (2016)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genrecomedy
CountryRepublic of Ireland
Duration00:31
CharactersFamily
PlotRelationship, Happiness
PlaceIreland

Bridget & Eamon are the typical unhappily married 80s Irish couple. They live somewhere in the Midlands with their indeterminate number of children. Chain-smoking Bridget has notions. She wants the lifestyle from the pages of Woman's Way but wouldn't want to think about how much it would cost to heat South Fork.

All Roads Lead to Rome (2016)
Markimdb: 4.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryItaly, Spain, USA, United Kingdom, Sweden
Duration01:50
CharactersTeens, Family, Mothers
PlotLove, Travel, Wedding, Pursuit, Chase
PlaceSea, Aircraft, Italy
StyleLight, Fascinating

Maggie is an uptight, single mother and college writing teacher from New York City. In an effort to reconnect with her troubled teen daughter Summer, she decides to embark on a journey to a Tuscan village where she frequented in her younger days. Upon arrival, Maggie runs into Luca a handsome former lover who is still a bachelor and lives with his eighty-year-old mother Carmen. Summer (missing her “bad boy” boyfriend in NYC) and Carmen (secretly planning a wedding against Luca’s wishes to MARCELINO, her one true love in Rome) impulsively steal Luca’s car and race off to Rome. Maggie and Luca quickly pursue allowing the two mismatched couples to spend some time together and develop a new understanding of each other.

My Cousin Rachel (2017)
Markimdb: 6
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:46
CharactersDogs, Horses, Gay, Lawyers, Orphans
PlotLove, Money, Obsession, Friendship, Death
PlaceItaly, Kitchen, Beach
TimeNew Year
StyleFascinating, Tense, Disturbing

A young Englishman plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin, believing that she murdered his guardian. But his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms.

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Little Joe (2019)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, fantastic, drama, detective
CountryAustria, United Kingdom, Germany, France
CharactersDogs, Teens, Scientists, Single mothers, Psychiatrists
PlotLove, Survival, Apocalypse, Mental disorders, Viruses
PlaceLaboratory
StyleExciting, Psychological problems, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

A genetically engineered plant scatters its seeds and seems to cause uncanny changes on living creatures. The afflicted appear strange, as if they were replaced - especially for those, who are close to them. Or is it all just imagination? Thus starts a play between various truths,on which end stands the loss of the own identity.

Indignation (2016)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA, China, Brazil, Germany
Duration02:23
CharactersTeens, Jews, Students, Teachers, Singers
PlotLove, War, Friendship, Religious, Baseball
PlaceCollege, Hospitals, Cemetery, USA
StyleRomantic, Exciting, Intellectual

In 1951, Marcus Messner, a working-class Jewish student from New Jersey, attends a small Ohio college, where he struggles with anti-Semitism, sexual repression, and the ongoing Korean War.

Private Life (2018)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:56
CharactersDogs, Family
PlotLove, Relationship, Happiness, Fate, Adoption
PlaceHospitals
TimeHalloween, Winter
StylePsychological problems, Inspirational, Soulful, Fascinating, For men

Richard and Rachel, a couple in the throes of infertility, try to maintain their marriage as they descend deeper and deeper into the insular world of assisted reproduction and domestic adoption.

Frantz (2016)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genremelodrama, drama, military, history
CountryFrance, Germany
Duration02:05
CharactersMusicians, Soldier
PlotLove, War, Dancing, Passion, Friendship
PlaceTrains, Germany, Hotels
TimeWorld War I
StyleTo cry, Inspirational, Fascinating, Touching, Black and White

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.

Out Stealing Horses (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, detective
CountryNorway, Sweden, Denmark
Duration02:19
CharactersFathers
PlotLoneliness, Happiness, Dreams, Funeral
PlaceVillage, Nature, Forest, Norway
TimeWorld War II, Summer

A grieving widower moves to the country where a chance encounter rekindles memories from his past.

Stan Lee's Lucky Man (2016)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:43
CharactersSuperhero, Police, Criminals, Losers
PlotGambling, Investigation, Happiness, Conspiracies, Mystery
PlacePrison, England, London
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

London cop and compulsive gambler Harry Clayton is on the verge of losing everything. On the night when his huge debts are to be called in, he meets the enigmatic Eve, who gives him a mysterious bracelet said to endow the wearer with immense luck. Harry's fortunes suddenly begin to shift, but he also soon finds himself sucked into a sinister crime wave sweeping through the city.

The Zigzag Kid (2012)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, adventure, family
CountryNetherlands, Belgium, United Kingdom, Spain, France
Duration01:35
CharactersTeens, Thieves, Musicians, Jews
PlotLove, Passion, Friendship, Chase, Happiness
PlaceSchool, Trains, France
StyleBy books, Touching, Serious

Nono, a Dutch kid lacking two days being thirteen, runs away from problems at home and, disguised as a girl, takes up with the world's cleverest thief, who unbeknownst to Nono, may hold the bizarre key to his true identity.

I'm Your Man (2021)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrefantastic, comedy, melodrama
CountryGermany
CharactersRobots
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Relationship, Happiness, Technology
TimeFuture
StyleWomens in main roles

Alma is a scientist at Berlin's famous Pergamon Museum. In order to obtain research funds for her studies, she accepts an offer to participate in an extraordinary experiment. For three weeks, she must live with a humanoid robot with artificial intelligence designed to allow it to morph into that of her ideal life partner. Enter Tom, a machine in human form, created to make her happy.

Pauline et François (2010)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance
Duration01:35
PlotLove, Happiness
PlaceFrance

Pauline, 28, hopes that by moving to the countryside she will be able to come to terms with the recent death of her husband. Here, she meets François, an introverted man of about her age whose emotional wounds run much deeper than her own. Forever scarred by a childhood tragedy, François lives a prisoner-like existence, guarded night and day by his authoritarian father and intrusive sister. Pauline and François discover a common bond in the fact that they both desperately want to start a new life, but lack the confidence to do so. At first, they find it hard to communicate with one another. But, gradually, they find the words to express their feelings and begin to realise that each has the power to set the other free...

Good As New (2020)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy
CountryRussia, Thailand
CharactersOld man, Old men
PlotAdventure, Happiness, Lost memory
PlaceThailand

Found unconscious and robbed on a beach in Thailand, 70-year old Xenophon only knows his own name because it was engraved on his old Soviet watch. He’s been left with no money and no identification…and he doesn’t speak a word of Thai. But Xenophon is a resourceful man. He begins to build a new life with friends and a new business, but there’s something disturbing in his past that he can only glimpse through his shattered memory. Is he really who he seems?




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