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93 Best Emotional Movies To Watch

Popular + Emotional

Popular + Emotional

Find the best emotional movies to watch, from our mood category. Like everything on agoodmovietowatch, these emotional movies are highly-rated by both viewers and critics.

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Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
7.2

A winning outsider tale set in the Deep South

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This Much I Know to Be True (2022)
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8.1

An ethereal and healing concert film, and a personal journal for Australian musician Nick Cave

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Paris, 13th District (2021)
7.0

A sensuous drama following the love and sex lives of three young Parisians

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Days of Being Wild (1990)
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8.1

A dreamy rumination on the beauty of unattainable romance

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Asako I & II (2018)
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8.0

A quietly surreal meditation on love and the people it transforms us into

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Good Luck to You, Leo Grande (2022)
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8.5

An excellent two-hander about sex work and aging

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Summer Hours (2008)
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8.0

An affecting family drama that also asks questions about art, home, and mortality

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Dear Ex (2018)
7.4

A heart-wrenching tale of love and hate

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Mass (2021)
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8.5

A microscopic and unrelenting look at grief and healing

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Children of Heaven (1997)
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8.8

A heartwarming, Oscar-nominated family drama set in 1990s Iran

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A Silent Voice (2016)
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8.7

A coming-of-age movie that circles around friendship and the atonement of a boy

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Wheel of Fortune and Fantasy (2021)
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8.9

Three separate stories intertwined with themes of love and fate

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