Most Popular "Grumpy Old Man" Titles
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1. Gran Torino (2008)
R | 116 min | Drama
Disgruntled Korean War veteran Walt Kowalski sets out to reform his neighbor, a Hmong teenager who tried to steal Kowalski's prized possession: a 1972 Gran Torino.
Votes: 665,757 | Gross: $148.10M
2. Nebraska (2013)
R | 115 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
An aging, booze-addled father makes the trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim a million-dollar Mega Sweepstakes Marketing prize.
Votes: 104,894 | Gross: $17.65M
3. Stan Against Evil (2016–2018)
TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
An aging police sheriff begrudgingly joins an alliance with a new sheriff, Evie Barret, to battle angry demons haunting their small New Hampshire town.
4. St. Vincent (2014)
PG-13 | 102 min | Comedy, Drama
A young boy whose parents have just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic war veteran who lives next door.
Votes: 89,009 | Gross: $44.13M
5. A Man Called Ove (2015)
PG-13 | 116 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Ove, an ill-tempered, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife's grave, has finally given up on life just as an unlikely friendship develops with his boisterous new neighbors.
Votes: 38,554 | Gross: $3.36M
6. Morning Glory (2010)
PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
An upstart television producer accepts the challenge of reviving a struggling morning show program with warring co-hosts.
Votes: 66,830 | Gross: $31.01M
7. This Beautiful Fantastic (2016)
PG | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
A young woman who dreams of being a children's author makes an unlikely friendship with a cantankerous, rich old widower.
Votes: 6,097 | Gross: $0.04M
8. One Foot in the Grave (1990–2001)
TV-PG | 90 min | Comedy, Drama
Victor Meldrew is a retiree who attracts bad luck. If he's not driving his long suffering wife Margaret crazy with his constant moaning, he's fighting with neighbors.
9. Black Snow (2017)
90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Accused of killing his brother during adolescence, Salvador lives alone in the middle of Patagonia. Several decades later, his brother Marcos and his sister-in-law Laura, come to convince him to sell the lands they share by inheritance.
10. 100 metros (2016)
108 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
Based on true events, a Spanish man with multiple sclerosis who tried to finish an Iron-Man competition despite he was told that he could not make 100 meters.
12. Unfinished Song (2012)
PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
Grumpy pensioner Arthur honors his recently deceased wife's passion for performing by joining the unconventional local choir to which she used to belong, a process that helps him build bridges with his estranged son, James.
Votes: 6,679 | Gross: $1.70M
14. The Dinner (1998)
126 min | Comedy, Drama
An evening at an Italian restaurant. Hosted by tolerant and relaxed Flora, various parties of middle-class people come in -- large and small, young and old, regulars and tourists, married ... See full summary »
15. Three Days to Vegas (2007)
PG-13 | 120 min | Comedy, Romance
Four grumpy old men go on a road trip from their retired life in Florida to the excitement of Las Vegas in order to stop one of their daughters from marrying the wrong guy.
17. Heat Wave (2011)
Unrated | 88 min | Drama
On a sweltering day in the south of France; an alluring girl; her troubled boyfriend; her mysterious mother and a gruff neighbor collide in tragedy as their secrets lead to a series of shocking events.
18. The Projectionist (2019)
94 min | Drama, Thriller
A lonely man who operates a film projector finds his only solace in a woman he sees on a film reel. After the reel is lost in an accident, he sets out to find the woman through the remotest, poorest places of the Dominican Republic.
19. Wake Up and Dream (1946)
Approved | 92 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
A little girl asks her guardians to take her by boat to a nearby swamp believing her older brother, a soldier who recently went M.I.A. in WWII, is somehow there. She finds a grumpy old Crusoe-like hermit, instead, but there's still hope.
20. The Old Guard (1960)
90 min | Comedy
Three old chums who are number ones in the business of practical jokes decide to leave their village from Vendée in France in order to go and live in a old people's nursing home. Pested off... See full summary »
23. To the Victor (1938)
Approved | 78 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
A story about Cumbrian shepherds and their skilled sheepdogs. Grumpy old McAdam with aggressive Black Wull and civilized David Moore with educated Owd Bob compete to win the sheepdogs's cup. David also tries to win McAdam's daughter's heart.
26. Winning Ticket (2015)
12 min | Short, Comedy
John Sumpton (John Livingstone) is the nursing home's resident grumpy old man. When he is begrudgingly woken up to take a flu shot, John's usual selfish antics come into play and affect his neighbors' morning.
27. A Film About Jörn Donner (2019 TV Movie)
58 min | Documentary, Biography
A film about a powerful and difficult but equally fascinating man of many careers, achievements and failures. A phenomenon who, during an entire lifetime, has used his intellect but also ... See full summary »
28. So This Is Love (2009– )
5 min | Short
Lucy and Desi, Burns and Allen, Ralph and Alice, now Jack and Josey. Older, wiser, zany, intriguing with a modern edge. Josey ponders WHY DID WE GET MARRIED interrupting Jack's reading routine. Their miscommunication is only the beginning.
The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (2006– )
Donizetti: Don Pasquale
After disinheriting his nephew Ernesto, the elderly Pasquale seeks a wife to produce an heir for his estate. Dr. Malatesta sympathizes with Ernesto and devises a plan to help Ernesto regain his inheritance and the widow Norina.
The Brady Bunch (1969–1974)
TV-PG | 25 min | Comedy, Family
The Bradys fight to save Woodland Park from closing to make way for a new building. But Mike's firm gets the project and he is in charge of the plans for the new building, and Mr. Phillips delivers the family an ultimatum.
The Simpsons (1989– )
Grampy Can Ya Hear Me
TV-PG | 21 min | Animation, Comedy
Grampa gets a hearing aid and finally hears what everyone has been saying about him.
Tales from the Darkside (1983–1988)
TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Nasty old Mr Killup uses Halloween to taunt kids. This year, he's in for a surprise, from which even his long-suffering son Michael cannot save him.
Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1985–1989)
The Impatient Patient
Crime, Drama, Mystery
Aggressively cheerful female hospital volunteer irritates a dying old man. After she kills his pet mouse, he decides to kill her but she unknowingly keeps ruining his murder plots.