Highest-Rated Movies about 'Brother', Sort by Popularity


A Fistful of Dollars (1964), Amanda (2018), Bigger, Stronger, Faster (2008), Loveling (2018), Long Day's Journey Into Night (1962), Supernatural (2005), Our Father (2002), The Exterminating Angel (1962) ... Let's take a look at the ranked list of the best Brother movies.


A Fistful of Dollars (1964)

Sergio Leone's classic about a mysterious drifter's involvement with warring factions in a Mexican border town.

mercenary, sheriff, criminal, brother, soldier, hostage, cool

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Amanda (2018)

When 20-year-old David's elder sister is brutally killed in an attack, he takes charge of his 7-year-old niece, Amanda.

brother, sister, niece, mother, murder victim, friend, brooding

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Bigger, Stronger, Faster (2008)

Filmmaker Christopher Bell examines the use of steroids among professional athletes, including his own two brothers.

filmmaker, brother, athlete, congressman, physician, coach, shocking

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Loveling (2018)

On the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, Irene has only a few days to overcome her anxiety about sending her eldest son out into the world on his own.

mother, father, child, brother, sister, teen boy, touching

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Long Day's Journey Into Night (1962)

A quiet Connecticut vacation home is the backdrop for domestic decline. Sensitive son Edmund (Dean Stockwell) returns home from spending time at sea to a family in a state of collapse. His father (Ralph Richardson) is an alcoholic miser. His mother, Mary (Katharine Hepburn), is addicted to morphine. His brother, Jamie (Jason Robards), is aggressive and unstable. As Edmund and his brother clash over how to help their mother, she becomes increasingly concerned about Edmund's worsening health.

mother, father, brother, son, maid, dark, brooding

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Our Father (2002)

A teenager (Ahidjo Mahamat Moussa) and his younger brother (Hamza Moctar Aguid) search for their father after he fails to come home one day.

brother, mute person, mother, teacher, boy, father, tender

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The Exterminating Angel (1962)

Luis Bunuel's surrealistic tale of wealthy citizens who find themselves trapped in the living room of a friend's home.

nobleman, wife, servant, doctor, dying person, brother, offbeat

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A Season in France (2017)

An African teacher flees his violent country for France, where he falls in love with a local woman.

african, wife, teacher, brother, frenchwoman, daughter, emotional

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Wreckers (2011)

A man moves back to his childhood town with his wife to start a family, but a surprise visit from his brother exposes lies from the couple's past.

wife, husband, brother, soldier, intense, emotional, suspenseful

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Angel Baby (1995)

The definitive documentary on the Sleepaway Camp series.

schizophrenic, lover, psychiatrist, brother, sister-in-law, patient, sad

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Fists in the Pocket (1965)

Augusto (Marino Mase) is the oldest son in a dysfunctional Italian family that includes a blind mother (Liliana Gerace), a selfish sister, Giulia (Paola Pitagora), and two epileptic brothers, Alessandro (Lou Castel) and Leone (Pier Luigi Troglio). Augusto is planning to marry Lucia (Jennie MacNeil) despite Giulia's repeated attempts to drive them apart, but cannot do so while taking care of the clan. An angry and unstable Alessandro decides to help Augusto by killing their mother and siblings.

mother, sister, epileptic, brother, fiancé, son, dark

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City of God (2002)

After forming a gang in Rio de Janeiro, a young man and his best friend descend from robbery to drug dealing and murder.

photographer, drug dealer, criminal, reporter, gang member, brother, bleak

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Metalhead (2013)

A grief-stricken young woman adopts the persona of her deceased brother.

young woman, brother, child, emotional, iceland, music, hope

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Marvel's the Avengers (2012)

S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) recruits a team of superheroes to pull the world back from the brink of disaster when an unexpected enemy threatens global security.

thor, brother, iron man, captain america, director, superhero, spectacular

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Cowboy Up (2000)

Hank (Kiefer Sutherland) and Ely Braxton (Marcus Thomas) are brothers and rivals. They're each haunted by the specter of their dad, Reid (Pete Postlethwaite), a famous bull rider turned absent father. Hank is a rodeo clown who breeds bulls; Ely is a brash young rider who won't let anything -- not even life-threatening injuries -- keep him out of the ring. When rodeo sweetheart Celia (Daryl Hannah) gets between them, sibling rivalry grows volatile and loyalties are tested.

rodeo rider, brother, love interest, father, mother, fiery, brash

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Shoot the Piano Player (1960)

Gangsters stand in the way of a former concert pianist whose girlfriend has convinced him to make a comeback.

pianist, waitress, brother, gangster, offbeat, intricate, cool

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The Godfather: Part II (1974)

The early life and career of Vito Corleone in 1920s New York City is portrayed, while his son, Michael, expands and tightens his grip on the family crime syndicate.

gangster, murderer, brother, father, criminal, politician, dark

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Buck (2011)

Promoting praise and cooperation rather than fear and punishment, Buck Brannaman becomes one of the most well-respected horse trainers in the industry.

cowboy, horse, horse trainer, father, brother, endearing, inspiring

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No Way Out (1950)

Robbers Ray Biddle (Richard Widmark) and his brother are shot and taken to the local hospital. There, the two are treated by Dr. Brooks (Sidney Poitier), the hospital's only black doctor. The brothers assault Brooks with racist slurs. And, when his brother ends up dying on the operating table, Ray accuses the doctor of murdering him. Blind with rage, Ray works to turn the white community of the city against Brooks, who finds an unlikely ally in the dead man's widow, Edie (Linda Darnell).

doctor, robber, racist, widow, surgeon, brother, tense

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Northwest (2013)

Casper lives in one of Copenhagen's most impoverished areas and does what it takes to survive. When organized crime moves into the community, Casper digs in to resist being run out.

young man, brother, gang member, friend, brooding, brutal, dark

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Witnesses (2003)

A detective and a journalist (Alma Prica) investigate the murder of a Serb living in a Croatian town.

gunman, soldier, daughter, police detective, widow, brother, bleak

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Little Fish (2005)

The unexpected return of an ex-boyfriend (Dustin Nguyen) complicates the life of a reformed drug addict (Cate Blanchett).

drug addict, ex-boyfriend, brother, drug dealer, single mother, bleak, brutal

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The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story (2009)

The Sherman Brothers compose a slew of award-winning hits for Disney, including songs for "Mary Poppins" and "The Jungle Book," but their personal relationship strikes a sour note.

songwriter, brother, coworker, friend, musician, inspiring, fascinating

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Mirai (2018)

A boy finds a magical garden that allows him to travel through time to meet his relatives from different eras.

sister, young boy, brother, mother, father, charming, tense

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Oasis (2002)

After serving time for killing a man in a hit-and-run car accident, Hong Jong-du (Sul Kyung-gu) is released with no money and nowhere to go. His family has abandoned him. While trying to make amends, he meets Han Gong-ju (Moon So-ri), his victim's adult daughter. She is wheelchair-bound due to cerebral palsy and all but abandoned in a cheap apartment by her callous family. Gong-ju's innate tenderness appeals to the uncontrollably impulsive Jong-du, and the pair begin an improbable relationship.

ex-convict, disabled person, brother, sister-in-law, neighbor, quirky, touching

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The Brothers McMullen (1995)

Three Irish-American brothers (Jack Mulcahy, Mike McGlone, Edward Burns) ponder women and one another while living together on Long Island.

man, brother, girlfriend, love interest, amusing, playful, endearing

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The Pit and the Pendulum (1961)

A plot to drive a man insane backfires when the intended victim adopts his late father's sadistic persona.

husband, sister, widower, brother, doctor, ghost, dark

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Off and Running (2009)

Avery Klein-Cloud, a teenage African-American girl, lives in Brooklyn with her Caucasian Jewish lesbian mothers and two brothers who are also of other races. When Avery decides to contact her birth mother, this triggers a major identity crisis.

teen girl, mother, lesbian, brother, brooding, emotional, brooklyn, n.y.

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Trois Couleurs: Blanc (1993)

Divorced and ruined in Paris, a Polish hairdresser (Zbigniew Zamachowski) gets even with his French ex-wife (Julie Delpy).

immigrant, wife, judge, boss, hairdresser, brother, dark

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