Films about love with age difference

Stories about the love of two people with a difference in age have always aroused the interest of the audience, and in our selection we have collected the best films about such relationships. All the dramas and melodramas of the list have a high rating, so you will definitely not be disappointed with watching.

Between Us Girls (2016)

The heroines of the film have been friends since school. The difference in their characters is obvious: Lucia has become a strict, serious woman, and Maria is full of positive. Also, friends have different approaches to personal life, the choice of men. Everything changes when women meet a young seducer. Luke becomes a real test for their friendship, and also changes the usual course of life of the heroines. Perhaps this is one of the most exciting films in Italy about the love of an adult woman and a boy.

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Original title:
Qualcosa di nuovo

Cast:
Paola Cortellesi, Micaela Ramazzotti, Eduardo Valdarnini

Country:
Italy

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 6.0, IMDb – 5.8

Age limit:
16+

This awkward moment (2015)

Two best friends go to Corsica, taking their young daughters with them. Suddenly, Laurent is fascinated by Antoine’s daughter – a romantic relationship develops between them, despite the big age difference. Now the friendship of men is under threat. Marie, having learned about the novel, is removed from her father. Laurent understands that love with a friend’s daughter is impossible, so he ends the relationship. However, the girl in love is against parting. If you are looking for interesting movies about love with an age difference, where the man is older, then this story will impress you.

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Original title:
Un moment d’égarement

Cast:
Vincent Cassel, Francois Cluzet, Lola Le Lann

Country:
France, Belgium

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 6.3, IMDb – 6.3

Age limit:
16+

Better Days Ahead (2013)

Carolina has worked as a dentist for decades, but age takes its toll – the woman is sent to retire. Daughters give her a subscription to the “Time of Dawn” club, where the heroine of the film masters new skills. Caroline’s company is made up of peers, whom the heroine considers rather boring. Everything changes when the pensioner meets the programmer Julien. The difference in views and age does not prevent them from showing obvious personal interest in each other.

Original title:
Les beaux jours

Cast:
Fanny Ardant, Laurent Lafitte, Patrick Chenet

Country:
France

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 6.6, IMDb – 6.3

Age limit:
16+

Pretend to be my boyfriend (2013)

Alisa Lantens is a 38-year-old editor of a successful youth magazine, as well as a single mother, to whom others have a very ambiguous attitude. Alice is considered very insipid, which is why the boss even decided to replace her with someone else, believing that in such a position a woman should be more spontaneous. Suddenly there is a rumor that Lantens is in love with a young guy. This is not true, but the heroine of the film understands that such an affair would be good for her reputation.

Original title:
20 ans d’écart

Cast:
Virginie Efira, Pierre Nine, Charles Berling

Country:
France

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 6.7, IMDb – 6.4

Age limit:
16+

Palo Alto (2013)

April is infatuated with her peer Teddy, who is not particularly serious. Also, the schoolgirl is interested in football. Her coach, Mr. B, begins to show a very ambiguous attitude towards the ward, not considering the difference in age as an obstacle to meetings. To inspire the girl’s confidence, the teacher appoints her as an attacking football team. The film will appeal to viewers who like stories about complicated relationships and about the love of an adult man and a young girl.

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Original title:
Palo Alto

Cast:
Jack Kilmer, Nat Wolfe, Emma Roberts

Country:
USA

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 6.7, IMDb – 6.2

Age limit:
16+

Water for Elephants! (2011)

period of the Great Depression. Jacob is a veterinary student who dropped out just before graduation due to the death of his parents. He no longer cares how to live on, but one day the guy still finds his destiny, joining the world-famous traveling circus. There the hero of the film meets the equestrian Marlena. Romantic feelings flare up between them, despite the artist’s age and marriage to a cruel trainer.

Original title:
Water for Elephants

Cast:
Reese Witherspoon, Robert Pattinson, Christoph Waltz

Country:
USA

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.6, IMDb – 6.9

Age limit:
16+

Babysitter on call (2009)

Eram is an attractive, middle-aged brunette who works in a small coffee shop. Taking care of her growing son on her own, the heroine of the film finds another job. There, Eram meets Sandy and offers him a job as a nanny. The guy begins to look after the child of a new acquaintance, gradually showing personal interest in the Eras. The heroine of the film doubts that there can be a serious relationship between them, because they have a 15-year age difference.

Original title:
The Rebound

Cast:
Catherine Zeta-Jones, Justin Bartha, Andrew Cherry

Country:
USA

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 6.8, IMDb – 6.3

Age limit:
16+

Aquarium (2009)

A film about the love of a young girl for an adult man. Despite her young age, Mia has a rather dubious reputation. It seems that this 15-year-old rebel ruined relations with literally everyone, but she doesn’t care. The girl was expelled from school, so she has every chance of becoming a pupil of a boarding school. The situation becomes more complicated when the mother brings home a new boyfriend. Despite the outward indifference to the guest and the age difference, Mia suddenly realizes that she feels sympathy for him or even love …

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Original title:
Fish Tank

Cast:
Kathy Jarvis, Michael Fassbender, Kirston Wareing

Country:
Netherlands, UK

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 6.7, IMDb – 7.3

Age limit:
18+

Sheri (2009)

Lea is a former courtesan in love with the son of her longtime rival, Madame Pelou. She doesn’t care that Sheri is much younger than her – the woman is happy to teach the young man all the intricacies of love. Meanwhile, Madame Pelu is preparing to marry her son to the daughter of another wealthy courtesan. For lovers, the day of parting is approaching, but only now the characters realize how dear their relationship is to them. This film is a real find for lovers of love stories beyond age.

Original title:
Chéri

Cast:
Michelle Pfeiffer, Francis Tomelty, Tom Burke

Country:
UK, Germany, France

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 6.8, IMDb – 6.2

Age limit:
16+

Reader (2008)

Despite a very mature age, lawyer Michael Berg constantly recalls the days of his youth, when he experienced incredible love. When the hero was 15 years old, he met Hanna Schmitz, a conductor who was 20 years older than him. However, this difference did not become an obstacle to the feelings that suddenly flared up between the characters. The Reader is one of the most dramatic age gap love movies where the woman is older than the man.

Original title:
The Reader

Cast:
Ralph Fiennes, Kate Winslet, David Cross

Country:
USA, Germany

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.9, IMDb – 7.6

Age limit:
16+

Sorry for Love (2008)

37-year-old Alex avoids a serious relationship, so he decides to break up with Elena, who has been hoping for a wedding for many years. Unexpectedly, the hero of the film meets the 17-year-old beauty Nicky. Having learned about the young age of a new acquaintance, he agrees to be friends with her, not suspecting that one day this relationship can turn into an all-consuming love. When it becomes obvious that the affair has become serious, the relatives of the lovers begin to show discontent.

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Original title:
Scusa ma ti chiamo amore

Cast:
Raul Bova, Michela Quattrociocche, Michel Carpente

Country:
Italy

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.7, IMDb – 6.2

Age limit:
16+

Scandalous Diary (2006)

Sheba Hart is an art teacher. The heroine of the film finds a job where she develops friendships with her colleague Barbara. At the same time, Sheba is married to a man who is much older than her, and also brings up a seriously ill son. Barbara begins to feel love for a colleague, but she does not reciprocate. A suddenly rejected co-worker discovers Sheba and her student’s passionate affair. Before you is one of the most interesting films about the love of characters of different ages.

Original title:
Notes on a Scandal

Cast:
Judi Dench, Cate Blanchett, Bill Nighy

Country:
United Kingdom

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.2, IMDb – 7.4

Age limit:
16+

My Best Lover (2005)

New York. The young artist Dave confesses his love to the 37-year-old businesswoman Rafi, but the woman does not dare to start a serious relationship: she is embarrassed by the young age of the admirer. Rafi is trying to figure out with the psychologist Liza whether to take this story seriously, and the possible condemnation of others. The therapist recommends that business women forget about other people’s opinions and age differences, surrendering to feelings. However, Lisa does not yet know that we are talking about her son.

Original title:
Prime

Cast:
Uma Thurman, Meryl Streep, Brian Greenberg

Country:
USA

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 6.8, IMDb – 6.2

Age limit:
12+

Pianist (2001)

Erika is a respected professor at the Vienna Conservatory. Despite a very mature age, the woman has not yet met love. People around do not even think about who is hiding behind the mask of an intellectual: Erica still sleeps next to her mother, periodically visits porn shops, and also has a collection of sadomasochistic tools. Suddenly, the professor realizes that she is fascinated by a student at the conservatory. Perhaps this is one of the most intriguing films about unequal age relationships.

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Original title:
La Pianiste

Cast:
Isabelle Huppert, Annie Girardot, Benoit Magimel

Country:
Austria, France, Germany

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.2, IMDb – 7.5

Age limit:
18+

Lolita (1997)

European Humbert is a teacher of French literature. Being not burdened by marriage or a serious relationship, he moves to a small American province. There, Humbert immediately begins to enjoy success with the opposite sex – many local women want love with an imposing European, however, despite the big age difference, his thoughts are occupied by a young schoolgirl Lolita.

Original title:
Lolita

Cast:
Jeremy Irons, Melanie Griffith, Frank Langella

Country:
France, USA

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.6, IMDb – 6.9

Age limit:
16+

It’s Blossom Time (1995)

15-year-old Stig is fascinated by his school teacher. It doesn’t matter to him that the chosen one is already 37 years old, because none of his peers evokes such feelings in him. Viola is embarrassed by the schoolboy’s attention, but the woman understands that Stig’s sympathy is mutual. The growing feeling does not stop even the fact that the teacher is married. If you are looking for a movie about the relationship between an adult woman and a young guy, then pay attention to this drama.

Original title:
Lust och fägring stor

Cast:
Johan Wiederberg, Marika Lagercrantz, Thomas von Bromssen

Country:
Denmark, Sweden

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.1, IMDb – 6.9

Age limit:
16+

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Jared Lambert/ author of the article

I’ve been writing about movies, TV shows and anime for over 3 years, and you may have seen my reviews on Rotten Tomatoes and Metacritic.

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