Movies about the old people

List of the best movies about old people selected by visitors to our site: Knives Out, The Owners, The Call, Gretel & Hansel, The Midnight Sky, Rising High, Khuda Haafiz, The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then the Bigfoot, The Sun Above Me Never Sets, The Dig.

In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Knives Out (2019)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective
CharactersFamily, Writers, Detectives, Maids, Dogs, Lawyers, Old man
PlotInvestigation, Cheating, Intrigue, Chase
PlaceEstate, Mansions
StyleFascinating, Exciting, Atmospheric, For men

    When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan's untimely death.

    The Owners (2020)
    Mark10 (imdb: 4.7)
    CharactersOld man, Scammers, Killers
    PlotRobbery, Cheating, Abduction
    StyleUnexpected ending

      A group of friends think they found the perfect easy score - an empty house with a safe full of cash. But when the elderly couple that lives there comes home early, the tables are suddenly turned. As a deadly game of cat and mouse ensues, the would-be thieves must fight to save themselves from a nightmare they could never have imagined.

      The Call (2020)
      CharactersDifficult teens, Teens, Old man
      PlotDeath, Revenge, Cheating, Ghosts, Supernatural
      StyleTense, Disturbing

        In the fall of 1987, a group of small-town friends must survive the night in the home of a sinister couple after a tragic accident occurs. Needing only to make a single phone call, the request seems horribly ordinary until they realize that this call could change their life…or end it.

        Gretel & Hansel (2020)
        Markimdb: 5.5
        CharactersWitch, Old man
        PlotWitchcraft, Supernatural, Superpowers, Magic
        StyleTense, Disturbing, Fairy tales

          A long time ago in a distant fairy tale countryside, a young girl leads her little brother into a dark wood in desperate search of food and work, only to stumble upon a nexus of terrifying evil.

          The Midnight Sky (2020)
          CharactersScientists, Astronauts, Terminally ill, Old man
          PlotApocalypse, Cancer, Survival, End of the world, Dreams
          PlaceSpaceships, Arctic
          TimePost apocalypse

            A lone scientist in the Arctic races to contact a crew of astronauts returning home to a mysterious global catastrophe.

            Rising High (2020)
            Markimdb: 5.7
            CharactersCriminals, Businessmen, Brides, Old man, Scammers
            PlotInvestigation, Death, Money, Gambling, Wedding, Fight
            PlaceParty, Prison, Berlin, Mountains

              Charting the rise and fall of three corrupt real estate agents who accumulate absurd wealth in no time but fall into a vortex of fraud, greed and drugs.

              Khuda Haafiz (2020)
              Markimdb: 7.1
              Genreaction, crime
              CharactersOld man
              PlotChase, Fight

                When the 2008 recession leaves Sameer Chaudhary and his wife Nargis jobless, they struggle to make a living and after three months, succeed when they find jobs in a Middle East country named Noman. Due to delay in arrival of documents, Sameer stays in India while Nargis heads to Noman, upon arriving where she is abducted as she pleads for help over a phone call to Sameer. Enraged and helpless, Sameer heads to Noman and teams up with a local taxi driver to find Nargis before it is too late.

                The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then the Bigfoot (2019)
                Markimdb: 5.7
                Genrefantastic, drama, adventure, military
                CharactersTough guys, Old man, Hitler, Veterans
                StyleFancy, Not for everyone

                  Decades after serving in WWII and assassinating Adolf Hitler, a legendary American war veteran must now hunt down the fabled Bigfoot.

                  The Sun Above Me Never Sets (2019)
                  Markimdb: 7.1
                  Genrecomedy, drama
                  CharactersFriends, Fathers, Old man
                  PlotLove, Happiness, Meaning of life

                    Having quarreled with his father Altan goes to work in the North. He will have to spend a month alone on a deserted island. But soon a neighbor appears. He is old Baibal who has come to the island to spend the last days of his life there. He asks Altan to bury him next to his wife. But the guy finds out that long ago the old man’s daughter went missing. He talks the old man into publishing an entertainment blog to find his daughter and put of the man’s death. Every day Altan does his best to stimulate the old man to live another beautiful day.

                    The Dig (2019)
                    Markimdb: 6.2
                    CountryRepublic of Ireland, United Kingdom
                    CharactersKillers, Fathers, Old man
                    StyleDisturbing, Tense

                      After serving fifteen years for murder, Callahan returns home to find Sean, his victim’s father, searching for the body. With no memory of the murder, Callahan soon realises that the only way to get rid of Sean is to help him dig.

                      The Irishman (2019)
                      Markimdb: 7.9
                      Genredrama, crime, biography
                      CharactersGangsters, Friends, Gangsters, Mafia, Hired assassins, Lawyers, Drivers, Old man
                      PlotWar, Death, Weapon, Cancer, Divorce, Dancing, Money, Travel
                      PlaceHotels, Prison, Court, Aircraft, Casino
                      TimeNew Year

                        Pennsylvania, 1956. Frank Sheeran, a war veteran of Irish origin who works as a truck driver, accidentally meets mobster Russell Bufalino. Once Frank becomes his trusted man, Bufalino sends him to Chicago with the task of helping Jimmy Hoffa, a powerful union leader related to organized crime, with whom Frank will maintain a close friendship for nearly twenty years.

                        The Good Liar (2019)
                        Mark10 (imdb: 6.6)
                        Genredrama, detective
                        CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany, USA
                        CharactersOld man
                        PlotSeduction, Money, Relationship, Cheating, Loneliness, Mystery, Computers
                        PlaceHotels, Berlin
                        StyleUnexpected ending, Fascinating, Atmospheric, For men

                          An aging con artist cannot believe his luck when he meets a wealthy widow and marks her as his next target. But she hides a secret of her own.

                          The Farewell (2019)
                          Markimdb: 7.6
                          Genrecomedy, drama
                          CharactersWriters, Family, Dogs, Sisters, Photographers, Artists, Old man, Cooks
                          PlotDeath, Dancing, Money, Mystery, Happiness
                          PlaceChina, Japan, Hotels
                          StyleTo cry, Atmospheric, Makes me think

                            A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is given a terminal diagnosis. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding to see grandma one last time.

                            The Aeronauts (2019)
                            Markimdb: 6.6
                            Genremelodrama, drama, adventure, biography
                            CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
                            CharactersDogs, Scientists, Sisters, Old man
                            PlotSurvival, Dancing, Snow

                              In 1862, daredevil balloon pilot Amelia Wren teams up with pioneering meteorologist James Glaisher to advance human knowledge of the weather and fly higher than anyone in history. While breaking records and advancing scientific discovery, their voyage to the very edge of existence helps the unlikely pair find their place in the world they have left far below them. But they face physical and emotional challenges in the thin air, as the ascent becomes a fight for survival.

                              Asher (2018)
                              Markimdb: 5.4
                              Genreaction, thriller, drama
                              CharactersHired assassins, Killers, Old man, Heroes
                              StyleExciting, Tense, Fascinating

                                Asher is a former Mossad agent turned gun for hire, living an austere life in an ever-changing Brooklyn. Approaching the end of his career, he breaks the oath he took as a young man when he meets Sophie on a hit gone wrong. In order to have love in his life before it's too late, he must kill the man he was, for a chance at becoming the man he wants to be.

                                King of Thieves (2018)
                                Mark7 (imdb: 5.5)
                                Genredrama, crime
                                CountryUnited Kingdom
                                CharactersScammers, Old man, Criminals, Partners, Thieves
                                PlotRobbery, Bank robbery, On real events
                                StyleFascinating, Light

                                  London, England, April 2015. Brian Reader, a retired thief, gathers an unlikely gang of burglars to perpetrate the biggest and boldest heist in British history. The thieves assault the Hatton Garden Safe Deposit Company and escape with millions in goods and money. But soon the cracks between the gang members begin to appear when they discuss how to share the loot.

                                  Remi, Nobody's Boy (2018)
                                  Markimdb: 7
                                  Genremelodrama, adventure
                                  CountryFrance, Belgium
                                  CharactersDogs, Musicians, Friends, Orphans, Old man
                                  PlotTime travel, Adventure, Mystery

                                    The adventures of the young Rémi, an orphan, collected by the gentle Madam Barberin. At the age of 10 years, he is snatched from his adoptive mother and entrusted to the signor Vitalis, a mysterious itinerant musician. Has its sides, he will learn the harsh life of acrobat and sing to win his bread. Accompanied by the faithful dog capi and of the small monkey Joli-Coeur, his long trip through France, made for meetings, friendships and mutual assistance, leads him to the secret of its origins.

                                    The Mule (2018)
                                    Markimdb: 7
                                    Genrethriller, drama, crime
                                    CharactersDrivers, Couriers, Old man, Dogs, Lawyers, Lesbians, Veterans, Bodyguards, Bikers
                                    PlotMoney, Investigation, Dancing, Motorcycles, On real events
                                    PlaceMexico, Party, Prison
                                    StyleExciting, For men, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

                                      Earl Stone, a man in his eighties, is broke, alone, and facing foreclosure of his business when he is offered a job that simply requires him to drive. Easy enough, but, unbeknownst to Earl, he's just signed on as a drug courier for a Mexican cartel. He does so well that his cargo increases exponentially, and Earl hit the radar of hard-charging DEA agent Colin Bates.

                                      The Last Movie Star (2018)
                                      Markimdb: 6.9
                                      CharactersDogs, Jews, Actors, Old man, Celebrities, Singers
                                      PlotTime travel, Loneliness, Depression
                                      PlaceLos Angeles, USA, Mansions, Hotels

                                        An aging screen icon gets lured into accepting an award at a rinky-dink film festival in Nashville, Tenn., sending him on a hilarious fish-out-of-water adventure and an unexpectedly poignant journey into his past.

                                        Sorry to Bother You (2018)
                                        Mark6.4 (imdb: 6.9)
                                        Genrefantastic, comedy
                                        CharactersLosers, Horses, Old man, Monsters, Poor
                                        PlotSuccess, Money, Dancing, End of the world, Weapon, Computers, Slavery
                                        PlaceOffice, Party

                                          In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, black telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success – which propels him into a macabre universe.