Loneliness Movies

List of the best movies about loneliness selected by visitors to our site: Passengers, Cast Away, Wolfy: The Incredible Secret, Hayatimin Aski, My Own Private Idaho, It's Pat, Anna Karenina, Nobody's Daughter Haewon, The Ugly Truth, Malena.

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

Passengers (2016)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7)
Genrefantastic, thriller, melodrama, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, Australia
PlotLove, Cheating, Loneliness, Hatred, Adventure, Survival, Fate, Mystery
PlaceSpace, Spaceships

A spacecraft traveling to a distant colony planet and transporting thousands of people has a malfunction in its sleep chambers. As a result, two passengers are awakened 90 years early.

Cast Away (2000)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.8)
Genredrama, adventure
PlotSurvival, Loneliness, Disasters, Love, Travel, Adventure
PlaceUninhabited island, Jungle, Islands, Aircraft, Russia, Moscow, USA
StyleFor men, Fascinating, Gloomy

Chuck, a top international manager for FedEx, and Kelly, a Ph.D. student, are in love and heading towards marriage. Then Chuck's plane to Malaysia ditches at sea during a terrible storm. He's the only survivor, and he washes up on a tiny island with nothing but some flotsam and jetsam from the aircraft's cargo.

Wolfy: The Incredible Secret (2013)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefamily, cartoon
CountryFrance, Belgium, Hungary
CharactersFriends, Orphans, Mothers, Family
PlotTime travel, Fight, Investigation, Chase, The escape, Loneliness

Loulou is a wolf. Tom is a rabbit. As curious as it may seem, Loulou and Tom have been inseparable since they were little. Now in their teens, they live the easy life in the Land of the Rabbits. But Loulou, who thought he was an orphan, learns that his bohemian mother is alive. The two friends set out to find her in the principality of Wolfenberg, the Land of the Wolves. They arrive in the middle of the Meat-eaters' Festival, a yearly get together for the world's great carnivores. Will Loulou and Tom's friendship survive in the land where herbivores always end up as the main course? What incredible secret lies behind Loulou's birth?

Hayatimin Aski (2016)
Mark7 (imdb: 4.3)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
PlotAdventure, Love, Loneliness

Gokce, is turning 30 and still doesn't have any man in her life. She just watches as her other friends get married. She works in an advertisement company called 275. And suddenly she decides to get in love with her boss 'Demir ' . Demir is the dream of every girl, as he is such a handsome and rich man. So can Gokce make Demir fall in love with her?

My Own Private Idaho (1991)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.1)
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersGay, Fathers, Rabbits, Poor
PlotLove, Death, Loneliness
StyleTouching, Fascinating

In this loose adaptation of Shakespeare's "Henry IV," Mike Waters is a gay hustler afflicted with narcolepsy. Scott Favor is the rebellious son of a mayor. Together, the two travel from Portland, Oregon to Idaho and finally to the coast of Italy in a quest to find Mike's estranged mother. Along the way they turn tricks for money and drugs, eventually attracting the attention of a wealthy benefactor and sexual deviant.

It's Pat (1994)
Markimdb: 2.7
CharactersNeighbors, Losers, Students
PlotLove, Loneliness, Obsession, Dancing

Pat Riley, an obnoxious busybody of indeterminable sex, meets and falls in love with Chris, a sensitive, caring person also of indeterminable sex. Their relationship suffers because Pat's a lout, and cannot decide on a direction for its life. Meanwhile, Pat's neighbor Kyle falls further and further into obsession with Pat, fascinated by its indeterminate sexuality.

Anna Karenina (1997)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.4)
Genremelodrama, drama
PlotLove, Loneliness, Love triangle, Love with age difference
TimeMiddle Ages
StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, To cry, Gloomy

Anna (Marceau) is a wife and mother who has an affair with the handsome Count Vronsky (Bean). Based on the novel by Tolstoy.

Nobody's Daughter Haewon (2013)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.8)
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersFamily, Friends, Students, Mothers, Lovers
PlotLove, Jealousy, Relationship, Loneliness, Parenting

Haewon, a college student, wants to end her secret affair with her professor, Seongjun. Feeling depressed after bidding farewell to her mother who is set to immigrate to Canada the next day, Haewon seeks out Seongjun again after a long time. That day, they run into her classmates at a restaurant and their relationship gets revealed. Haewon gets more agitated and Seongjun makes an extreme suggestion to run away together… Haewon dreams often. Her dreams will be compared to her waking life, but none can be denied as being a part of her life.

The Ugly Truth (2009)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CharactersDoctors, Friends
PlotLove, Dreams, Loneliness

A romantically challenged morning show producer is reluctantly embroiled in a series of outrageous tests by her chauvinistic correspondent to prove his theories on relationships and help her find love. His clever ploys, however, lead to an unexpected result.

Malena (2000)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 7.5)
Genremelodrama, drama, military
CountryItaly, USA
CharactersTeens, Friends
PlotLove, War, Loneliness, Youth, Jealousy, First love, Intrigue, Obsession
PlaceItaly, Small cities
StyleAtmospheric, Touching

On the day in 1940 that Italy enters the war, two things happen to the 12-year-old Renato: he gets his first bike, and he gets his first look at Malèna. She is a beautiful, silent outsider who's moved to this Sicilian town to be with her husband, Nico. He promptly goes off to war, leaving her to the lustful eyes of the men and the sharp tongues of the women. During the next few years, as Renato grows toward manhood, he watches Malèna suffer and prove her mettle. He sees her loneliness, then grief when Nico is reported dead, the effects of slander on her relationship with her father, her poverty and search for work, and final humiliations. Will Renato learn courage from Malèna and stand up for her?

Le journal d'Aurélie Laflamme (2010)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrefantasy, family
CharactersTeens, Aliens, Parents, Family, Fathers
PlaceSchool, Canada

Aurelie Laflamme feels alone in the world, especially since her father's death five years ago. What if her father had been an alien who left Earth to return to his own planet? In that case, Aurelie would be an alien too. That would explain many things such as why she feels different from others, especially her mother, why she can't string two words together without making a mistake, and why boys really get on her nerves. Through the pages of her diary, Aurelie confides her joys and sorrows, successes and failures, love and friendships, and tries to find her place.

Room in Rome (2010)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 6.1)
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersGirlfriends, Lesbians
PlotTravel, Mystery, Loneliness, Love
PlaceRussia, Spain, Italy, Moscow, Hotels
StyleAtmospheric, Soulful

A hotel room in the center of Rome serves as the setting for two young and recently acquainted women to have a physical adventure that touches their very souls.

A Single Girl (1995)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.9)
CharactersParents, Mothers
PlaceFrance, Paris, Hotels
StyleSoulful, Atmospheric, Gloomy

A young Parisian must make major decisions about pregnancy, a job and her boyfriend.

The Virgin Suicides (2000)
Mark7 (imdb: 7.2)
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersFamily, Sisters, Teens, Difficult teens
PlotRelationship, Loneliness, First love, Depression, Tennis
StyleAtmospheric, Touching, Fascinating, Makes me think, To cry

A group of male friends become obsessed with five mysterious sisters who are sheltered by their strict, religious parents.

Winter Passing (2006)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersFamily, Writers, Fathers
PlotHappiness, Loneliness

Actress Reese Holden has been offered a small fortune by a book editor if she can secure for publication the love letters that her father, a reclusive novelist, wrote to her mother, who has since passed away. Returning to Michigan, Reese finds that an ex-grad student and a would-be musician have moved in with her father, who cares more about his new friends than he does about his own health and well-being.

Coming Home (2012)
Markimdb: 6.1
PlotAbduction, Freedom, Loneliness

A young woman tries to adjust to freedom after she spends eight years as a prisoner to a strange man.

Into the Wild (2007)
Mark8 (imdb: 8.1)
Genredrama, adventure, biography
PlotThe escape, Loneliness, Survival, Adventure, Fate, Freedom, Uprising, Travel, On real events
PlaceForest, Nature, USA, Alaska
StyleFascinating, Philosophical

The true story of top student and athlete, Christopher McCandless, who after graduating from Emory University in 1992, abandoned his possessions, gave his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhiked to Alaska to live in the wilderness.

Captain Fantastic (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.9)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersHermits, Family, Scientists, Parents
PlotLoneliness, Travel, Funeral, Dancing, Political, Mental disorders, Cars
PlaceForest, Nature
StylePhilosophical, Touching

A father living in the forests of the Pacific Northwest with his six young kids tries to assimilate back into society.

Moebius (1996)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
CharactersScientists, Architects
PlotInvestigation, Loneliness, Time travel, Political, Intrigue
StyleExciting, Smart, Fancy

Deep within Buenos Aires's labyrinthine subway system, a train mysteriously disappears along with its 30 passengers. The subway officials are greatly troubled and call in topographer Daniel Pratt to help them find it. Unfortunately, the tunnels are so vast and complex, that Pratt needs his mentor Hugo Mistein to help him. Unfortunately, he too has vanished.

Edward Scissorhands (1990)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 7.9)
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama
CharactersScientists, Friends, Losers, Monsters
PlotDeath, Loneliness, Love, Experiments
StyleTo cry, Atmospheric, Gothic, Touching, Fancy

A small suburban town receives a visit from a castaway unfinished science experiment named Edward.