20 Movies Like On Golden Pond

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The Notebook

The Notebook
The Notebook
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 54%
Metacritic: 53/100
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Runtime: 123 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 12 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Jeremy Leven, Jan Sardi, Nicholas Sparks
Actors: Gena Rowlands, James Garner, Rachel McAdams
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Notebook” is a romantic drama film about a young couple, Noah and Allie, who fall deeply in love during the summer of 1940. The movie follows their passionate love story and the challenges they face as they try to be together against all odds.

Driving Miss Daisy

Driving Miss Daisy
Driving Miss Daisy
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 22 wins & 24 nominations total
Writer: Alfred Uhry
Actors: Morgan Freeman, Jessica Tandy, Dan Aykroyd
Language: English, Hebrew
Country: United States
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“Driving Miss Daisy” is a film that tells the story of an elderly Jewish woman and her African-American chauffeur as they form an unlikely friendship and navigate racial tensions in the American South during the mid-20th century.”

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 78%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award4 wins & 22 nominations total
Writer: Ol Parker, Deborah Moggach
Actors: Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Maggie Smith
Language: English, Hindi
Country: United Kingdom
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“The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” is about a group of British retirees who decide to spend their golden years in a supposedly luxurious hotel in India, only to find it in a state of disrepair. As they navigate the challenges and cultural differences, they discover unexpected friendships, love, and personal growth.

Nebraska

Nebraska
Nebraska
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 86/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Nominated for 6 Oscars. 29 wins & 169 nominations total
Writer: Bob Nelson
Actors: Bruce Dern, Will Forte, June Squibb
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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The Nebraska movie is a black and white comedy-drama that follows an elderly man named Woody Grant as he embarks on a journey to claim a million-dollar prize he believes he has won. Accompanied by his skeptical son, they encounter various characters and explore themes of family, aging, and the pursuit of dreams in small-town America.

Gran Torino

Gran Torino
Gran Torino
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: 21 wins & 22 nominations
Writer: Nick Schenk, Dave Johannson
Actors: Clint Eastwood, Bee Vang, Christopher Carley
Language: English, Hmong
Country: Germany, United States
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“Gran Torino” is a drama film directed by Clint Eastwood, where a retired Korean War veteran forms an unlikely friendship with a young Hmong teenager and becomes the reluctant hero in their community, confronting his own prejudices and past mistakes along the way.

The Straight Story

The Straight Story
The Straight Story
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 86/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 18 wins & 40 nominations total
Writer: John Roach, Mary Sweeney
Actors: Richard Farnsworth, Sissy Spacek, Jane Galloway Heitz
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, France, United States
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“The Straight Story” is a film about an elderly man named Alvin Straight who embarks on a remarkable journey across several states on a lawnmower to visit his estranged brother, showcasing the power of determination and familial love.”

About Schmidt

About Schmidt
About Schmidt
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 85/100
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Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 25 wins & 71 nominations total
Writer: Louis Begley, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Hope Davis, Dermot Mulroney
Language: English
Country: United States
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“About Schmidt” is a comedy-drama film about a recently retired insurance salesman named Warren Schmidt who embarks on a journey of self-discovery and reflection after the death of his wife, leading him to reassess his life and relationships.

Away from Her

Away from Her
Away from Her
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 88/100
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Runtime: 110 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 62 wins & 43 nominations total
Writer: Sarah Polley, Alice Munro
Actors: Julie Christie, Michael Murphy, Gordon Pinsent
Language: English
Country: Canada, United Kingdom, United States
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The movie “Away from Her” is about a woman named Fiona who develops Alzheimer’s disease and decides to move into a specialized care facility. Her husband, Grant, struggles with the emotional toll of their separation and tries to navigate their changing relationship as Fiona forms a new connection with another resident.

Still Alice

Still Alice
Still Alice
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 35 wins & 35 nominations total
Writer: Richard Glatzer, Wash Westmoreland, Lisa Genova
Actors: Julianne Moore, Alec Baldwin, Kristen Stewart
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom, France
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“Still Alice” is a film that follows the journey of a renowned linguistics professor, Alice Howland, as she navigates her life after being diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease. The movie explores the profound impact of the disease on Alice’s relationships, career, and identity, highlighting the challenges and resilience she displays in the face of her deteriorating memory.

Amour

Amour
Amour
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 95/100
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Runtime: 127 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 84 wins & 108 nominations total
Writer: Michael Haneke
Actors: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Emmanuelle Riva, Isabelle Huppert
Language: French, English
Country: Austria, France, Germany
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“Amour” is a 2012 French-language drama film directed by Michael Haneke. The movie portrays the story of an elderly couple, Anne and Georges, who face the challenges of love, aging, and illness when Anne’s health rapidly deteriorates after a stroke.

The Descendants

The Descendants
The Descendants
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 65 wins & 148 nominations total
Writer: Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon, Jim Rash
Actors: George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Amara Miller
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Descendants” is a drama film that follows a Hawaiian land baron, played by George Clooney, as he grapples with personal and family issues after his wife is left in a coma. He embarks on a journey to reconnect with his two daughters and navigate the complexities of his family’s legacy.

The Savages

The Savages
The Savages
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 85/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 17 wins & 33 nominations total
Writer: Tamara Jenkins
Actors: Laura Linney, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Philip Bosco
Language: English, German, Cantonese
Country: United States
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“The Savages” is a dark comedy-drama that follows two estranged siblings, Wendy and Jon Savage, as they come together to care for their ailing father who suffers from dementia. The film explores their complicated relationship and the challenges they face in navigating the complexities of caregiving and family dynamics.

Iris

Iris
Iris
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 14 wins & 31 nominations total
Writer: John Bayley, Richard Eyre, Charles Wood
Actors: Judi Dench, Jim Broadbent, Kate Winslet
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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The movie “Iris” is a biographical drama that explores the life and career of fashion icon Iris Apfel, known for her eclectic style and unique fashion sense. It delves into her personal journey, creative process, and influence on the fashion industry.

The Bucket List

The Bucket List
The Bucket List
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 41%
Metacritic: 42/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Awards: 3 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: Justin Zackham
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman, Sean Hayes
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Bucket List” is a heartwarming film about two terminally ill men who embark on a journey to fulfill their dreams and complete a list of things they want to do before they die. Through their adventures, they learn about friendship, love, and the importance of living life to the fullest.

The Intern

The Intern
The Intern
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 59%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 121 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 1 win & 9 nominations
Writer: Nancy Meyers
Actors: Robert De Niro, Anne Hathaway, Rene Russo
Language: English, Japanese
Country: United States
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“The Intern” is a comedy-drama film about a 70-year-old widower who becomes an intern at an online fashion retailer and forms an unlikely friendship with its young CEO, as they both navigate their personal and professional lives.”

Beginners

Beginners
Beginners
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 36 wins & 30 nominations total
Writer: Mike Mills
Actors: Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer, Mélanie Laurent
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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“Beginners” is a heartfelt film that follows Oliver, a man who reflects on his father’s late-life decision to come out as gay after his mother’s death, and navigates his own romantic relationships with the help of a quirky French actress named Anna.”

The Hundred-Foot Journey

The Hundred-Foot Journey
The Hundred-Foot Journey
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 69%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 2 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: Steven Knight, Richard C. Morais
Actors: Helen Mirren, Om Puri, Manish Dayal
Language: English, Hindi, French
Country: United States, United Arab Emirates, India
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“The Hundred-Foot Journey” is a film about an Indian family who opens a restaurant in a small village in France, just across the street from a Michelin-starred French restaurant. The story follows their journey of cultural clashes, culinary rivalry, and ultimately, the power of food to bring people together.

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 66%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 4 nominations
Writer: Ol Parker, John Madden
Actors: Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy
Language: English, Hindi
Country: United Kingdom, India, United States
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“The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” is a comedy-drama film that follows a group of British retirees living in India as they navigate the challenges and joys of their golden years. As the hotel’s owner, Sonny, plans for a second property, the residents explore new relationships, face personal dilemmas, and embrace the unexpected opportunities that come their way.

Quartet

Quartet
Quartet
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 98 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Awards: 4 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Ronald Harwood
Actors: Maggie Smith, Michael Gambon, Billy Connolly
Language: English, Italian, Polish, French
Country: United Kingdom
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The Quartet movie is a comedy-drama that follows a group of retired opera singers who reunite at a retirement home for musicians, and must come together to put on a concert to save the home from closure. It explores themes of friendship, aging, and the power of music to bring people together.

Philomena

Philomena
Philomena
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 98 min
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 4 Oscars. 33 wins & 86 nominations total
Writer: Steve Coogan, Jeff Pope, Martin Sixsmith
Actors: Judi Dench, Steve Coogan, Sophie Kennedy Clark
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, France, United States
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The movie “Philomena” is about a woman named Philomena Lee who embarks on a journey with a journalist to find her long-lost son who was taken away from her by the Catholic Church in Ireland. Together, they uncover a heartbreaking truth about the adoption process and the power of forgiveness.

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