Movies about the old people

Movies about the old people
List of the best movies about old people selected by visitors to our site: Good As New, The Call of the Wild, Historias lamentables, The Intern, The Sun Above Me Never Sets, Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa, Roald Dahl's Esio Trot, Knives Out, Dearest, Amador.

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

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?

The Call of the Wild (2020)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, adventure, family
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersDogs, Wolves, Old man, Family, Friends
PlotAdventure, Survival, Friendship
PlaceAlaska
Time19th century
StyleKind, Touching, Uplifting

Buck is a big-hearted dog whose blissful domestic life is turned upside down when he is suddenly uprooted from his California home and transplanted to the exotic wilds of the Yukon during the Gold Rush of the 1890s. As the newest rookie on a mail delivery dog sled team—and later its leader—Buck experiences the adventure of a lifetime, ultimately finding his true place in the world and becoming his own master.

Historias lamentables (2021)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy
CountrySpain
CharactersDogs, Thieves, Scammers, Criminals, Losers
PlotMoney, Loneliness, Birthday
StyleBlack humor, For single girls

This satirical anthology tells the surreal stories of a gift for Don Horacio, a trip to the beach for Bermejo, a life-changing relationship between Tina and the young immigrant Ayoub, and a new client for a company that specializes in excuses.

The Intern (2015)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:26
CharactersFamily, Old man, Interns
PlotFriendship, Loneliness, Fate
PlaceHotels, USA, Office, New York
StyleLight, To cry, Cute, Inspirational, Smart

70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker has discovered that retirement isn't all it's cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin.

The Sun Above Me Never Sets (2019)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryRussia
Duration01:59
CharactersFriends, Fathers, Old man
PlotLove, Friendship, Happiness, Meaning of life
PlaceIslands, Russia, Arctic
StylePhilosophical, Makes me think

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.

Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa (2013)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:42
CharactersFish, Old man
PlotTravel, Funeral
PlaceUSA
StyleFancy, For men

86-year-old Irving Zisman is on a journey across America with the most unlikely companion: his 8 year-old grandson, Billy.

Roald Dahl's Esio Trot (2015)
Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, family
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersOld man, Turtles, Gardeners
PlotLove, Dancing, Cheating, Flowers
PlaceEngland, Kitchen
StyleRomantic, Light, To cry, Soulful, By books

Mr. Hoppy is a shy old man who lives alone in an apartment building. For many years, he has been secretly in love with Mrs. Silver, a woman who lives below him. Mr. Hoppy frequently leans over his balcony and exchanges polite conversation with Mrs. Silver, but he is too shy to disclose how he feels. Mr. Hoppy longs to express his feelings to Mrs. Silver, but he can never bring his lips to form the words. Mrs. Silver has a small pet tortoise, Alfie, whom she loves very much. One morning, Mrs. Silver mentions to Mr. Hoppy that even though she has had Alfie for many years, her pet has only grown a tiny bit and has gained only 3 ounces in weight. She confesses that she wishes she knew of some way to make her little Alfie grown into a larger, more dignified tortoise. Mr. Hoppy suddenly thinks of a way to give Mrs. Silver her wish and win her affection.

Knives Out (2019)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersDogs, Family, Writers, Lawyers, Detectives
PlotInvestigation, Intrigue, Inheritance, Death, Chase
PlaceMansions, Country houses, Estate
StyleExciting, Atmospheric, Fascinating, 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.

Dearest (2012)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama
CountryJapan
Duration01:50
CharactersOld man, Widows
PlotLove, Travel, Mystery
PlaceJapan, Lake
StyleSoulful, Touching, Serious

A prison officer hands in his resignation after his wife's death, to drive to the port where she wants her ashes scattered at sea. Eiji (Ken Takakura) works as a prison officer in Hokuriku. At the age of 53 Eiji loses his wife who he loved the most. Eiji then receives a letter from his dead wife which requests that her ashes be spread by in the sea next to her hometown. Her wife never mentioned such a thing while she was alive. In order to find out her real intentions, Eiji heads to his wife's hometown of Nagasaki with his homemade camper van.

Amador (2010)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama
CountrySpain
Duration01:52
CharactersFriends, Old man
PlotMoney, Friendship, Death, Mystery, Flowers
PlaceSpain
StyleSoulful, Touching, Serious

A drama centered on a young woman who takes a summer job caring for a bed-ridden older man, and the intimate secrets they begin to share with one another.

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All I See Is You (2016)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genredrama
CountryUSA, Thailand
CharactersDogs, Blonde girls, Sisters, Old man, Surgeons
PlotDancing, Cars, Fight, Motorcycles, Obsession
PlaceAircraft, Trains, Kitchen, Hotels
StyleRomantic, Twisted plot, Fascinating, Makes me think, Disturbing

A blind woman's relationship with her husband changes when she regains her sight and discovers disturbing details about themselves.

The Farewell (2019)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genredrama
CountryUSA, China
Duration02:27
CharactersDogs, Artists, Cooks, Family, Writers
PlotDancing, Wedding, Money, Death, Birthday
PlaceJapan, China, Metro, Hotels, USA
StyleTo cry, Atmospheric, Vital signs, 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.

New Year's Eve (2011)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:53
CharactersOld man
PlotFate, Holidays
PlaceUSA, New York
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, To cry, Touching

The lives of several couples and singles in New York intertwine over the course of New Year's Eve.

Slumber (2017)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genrehorror
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:01
CharactersDemons, Doctors, Family, Old man
PlotSupernatural, Pursuit, Experiments, Computers, Evil spirits
PlacePsychiatric hospitals, England, USA, Laboratory
TimeNight
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing

A sleep doctor tries to protect a family from a demon that feeds on people in their nightmares.

Remi, Nobody's Boy (2018)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genremelodrama, adventure
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersDogs, Musicians, Friends, Old man, Orphans
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Mystery
PlaceFrance

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 Longest Ride (2015)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:23
CharactersTeachers, Cowboys, Students, Lawyers, Old man
PlotLove, Sports, Art, Happiness, Competitions
PlaceCollege, Party, USA, New York
StyleRomantic, To cry, Inspirational, By books, Touching

The lives of a young couple intertwine with a much older man as he reflects back on a lost love while he's trapped in an automobile crash.

Guy (2018)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, drama, music
CountryFrance
CharactersJournalists, Old man, Singers
PlaceParis

Gauthier, a young journalist, learns from his mother that he is the illegitimate son of Guy Jamet, a popular French singer whose heyday stretched unevenly from the 1960’s to the nineties. Guy is currently promoting a new album of old material and heads on tour. Armed with a camera, Gauthier decides to follow Guy, recording his daily routine and his concerts to create a documentary portrait.

The Olive Tree (2016)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, drama
CountrySpain, Germany
Duration02:04
CharactersOld man
PlaceSpain

Alma’s family has been producing quality olive oil in the Baix Maestrat area of Spain’s Castellón for generations. Yet changing pressures in the industry have made their traditional practices economically untenable, and the family is now in the mass-production poultry business. Alma’s grandfather has not spoken in years. Sadness envelopes him, and he no longer wants to eat. His sons—Alma’s father and uncle—are impatient with him, but Alma understands her grandfather. She realizes he has been grieving for a thousand-year-old olive tree that the family has uprooted and sold to pay some debts. (A sadly common reality in Castellón at present.) Unable to bear the idea that her grandfather could die without seeing this terrible wrong corrected, Alma undertakes a quixotic mission to locate the tree and return it to the family orchard, so that her grandfather may have peace in his final days.

The Father (2020)
Markimdb: 8.3
Genredrama
CountryUnited Kingdom, France
CharactersOld man, Nurses
PlotLost memory
PlaceUSSR, Small cities
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Serious

A man refuses all assistance from his daughter as he ages. As he tries to make sense of his changing circumstances, he begins to doubt his loved ones, his own mind and even the fabric of his reality.

Khuda Haafiz (2020)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genreaction, crime
CountryIndia
CharactersOld man
PlotFight, Chase

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.




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