SadWhitePeople™ Movies

UPDATED: April 2020 (Removed some stuff I don't think really fits here on this list, added some glaring omissions, and updated it for films released in the last couple of years)

So, you might be asking yourself, "What *is* a SadWhitePeople™ movie?" It's not just a movie with sad white people in them. That would be every movie ever. A SadWhitePeople™ movie is a film about affluent, healthy, straight white people who are sad about emotionally abusive relationships, dead family members, and the various crises that people (mostly SadWhiteMen™) go through in their lives.

This isn't to say that I don't like these movies. Some of them are my favorite movies ever made! But they are about sad, rich, white…

  • (500) Days of Summer
  • 2 Days in New York
  • 2 Days in Paris
  • 20th Century Women
  • 21 & Over
  • 27 Dresses
  • The 40 Year Old Virgin
  • 50 First Dates
  • 50/50
  • About a Boy
  • About Last Night
  • About Time
  • Admission
  • Affluenza
  • Alfie
  • All the Bright Places
  • Aloha
  • Along Came Polly
  • Amanda & Jack Go Glamping
  • American Beauty
  • American Pastoral
  • And So It Goes
  • Annie Hall
  • Anomalisa
  • The Apartment
  • Are You Here
  • Arrival
  • The Art of Getting By
  • Arthur
  • As Good as It Gets
  • At Middleton
  • August Rush
  • Austenland
  • Bachelorette
  • Bad Moms
  • A Bad Moms Christmas
  • Baggage Claim
  • Band Aid
  • Because I Said So
  • Before Midnight
  • Before Sunrise
  • Before Sunset
  • Before We Go
  • Bewitched
  • The Big Chill
  • Big Daddy
  • The Big Sick
  • The Big Year
  • A Bigger Splash
  • Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
  • Blended
  • The Bling Ring
  • Blue Jasmine
  • Blue Valentine
  • Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice
  • Book Club
  • The Book of Henry
  • Booksmart
  • The Boss
  • The Bounty Hunter
  • Boyhood
  • Brad's Status
  • The Break-Up
  • The Breakfast Club
  • Bride Wars
  • Bridesmaids
  • Bridget Jones's Baby
  • Bridget Jones's Diary
  • Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason
  • Brigsby Bear
  • Broken Flowers
  • The Bronze
  • Burnt
  • By the Sea
  • The Cable Guy
  • Café Society
  • Carnage
  • Carnal Knowledge
  • Carol
  • Celebrity
  • Celeste & Jesse Forever
  • Certain Women
  • The Change-Up
  • Chasing Amy
  • Click
  • Closer
  • Clouds of Sils Maria
  • Clueless
  • The Cobbler
  • The Color Wheel
  • The Comedian
  • Confessions of a Shopaholic
  • Consenting Adults
  • Crazy, Stupid, Love.
  • Cruel Intentions
  • Cyrus
  • Daddy's Home
  • Daddy's Home 2
  • Dan in Real Life
  • The Darjeeling Limited