Movies like Camilla

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Camilla (1994)
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Camilla (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Freda Lopez, an aspiring musician, travels with her husband to the beautiful beaches of Georgia where she befriends Camilla, an odd and exotic elderly woman who plays the violin. When the two embark on a journey together, Camilla reclaims a lost love and makes peace with herself and her son, while Freda discovers inner resources she never knew she had.
Style: feel good, sincere, sentimental, touching, light, thought provoking, captivating, road movie, entertaining, humorous ...
Plot: on the road, friendship, self discovery, elderly, couples, aging, road trip, kidnapping, singing, best friends, friends, family relations, partners, love and romance, on the run, artists and showbiz, unlikely partners, musician's life, filmmaking, buddies, opposites attract, golden years, cons and scams, romance, painter ...
Time: 90s
Place: cincinnati ohio, georgia, toronto ontario canada

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Most similar movies to Camilla

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, semi serious and humorous films with plots about friendship, friends, couples, love and romance, self discovery, family relations and redemption mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Camilla: To Dance with the White Dog (1993), Fried Green Tomatoes (1991), Driving Miss Daisy (1989), Bodies, Rest & Motion (1993), Foxfire (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
To Dance with the White Dog (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is the touching story of an elderly widower trying to work through his grief. When Sam Peek's beloved wife, Cora, dies, a white dog suddenly materializes as his new companion and confidant. Sam takes the dog on a nostalgic journey which ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, dog, dealing with death, hopes, golden years, couple relations, love and romance, love affair, unfulfillment, family gatherings, family relations, elderly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Amidst her own personality crisis, southern housewife Evelyn Couch meets Ninny, an outgoing old woman who tells her the story of Idgie Threadgoode and Ruth Jamison, two young women who experienced hardships and love in Whistle Stop, Alabama in the ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, captivating, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: self discovery, small town life, friendship, feminism, small town, midlife crisis, generation gap, aging, couple relations, nursing, family problems, housewife ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s
Place: alabama, usa, louisiana, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story of an old Jewish widow named Daisy Werthan and her relationship with her colored chauffeur Hoke. From an initial mere work relationship grew in 25 years a strong friendship between the two very different characters in a time when those ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, witty, intense, emotional ...
Plot: elderly, master and servant, civil rights, golden years, friendship, racial slur, chauffeur, african american, prejudice, social differences, interracial relations, racism ...
Time: 1950s, 1960s, 1940s, 50s, 70s ...
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Bodies, Rest & Motion (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rebelling against his dreary life in a small Arizona town, salesman Nick abandons his girlfriend, Beth, and strikes out onto the highway in search of... something else. Encouraged by her best friend, Carol, Beth reluctantly accepts the romantic ...
Style: clever, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friends, friendship, desert, self discovery, love, sex, highway, salesman, road trip, youth, social misfits, hopes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 6.9
 302
Foxfire (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Annie Nations and her husband Hector loved their life together in the Blue Ridge Mountains, but when Hector dies, Annie has to decide if she can handle the wilderness on her own.
Style: feel good, touching, uplifting, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: parents and children, human spirit, golden years, couple relations, hopes, couples, family life, family relations, ghost, elderly, mountain, dead husband ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Enchanted April (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on Elizabeth Von Arnim's novel, four Englishwomen rent an Italian villa on holiday.
Style: sentimental, touching, talky, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, vacation, romance, self discovery, opposites attract, manners, looking for love, lifestyle, social differences, society, family relations, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: italy, europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.9
 5K
Last Orders (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jack Dodd was a London butcher who enjoyed a pint with his mates for over 50 years. When he died, he died as he lived, with a smile on his face watching a horse race on which he had bet, with borrowed money. But before he died he had a final ...
Style: realistic, talky, touching, sentimental, psychological ...
Plot: friendship, friends, death, last wish, infidelity, grief, memory, war veteran, life, couple relations, on the road, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1989
Place: england, europe, london, california, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.3
 14K
Scarecrow (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two drifters bum around, visit earthy women and discuss opening a car wash in Pittsburgh.
Style: sincere, touching, road movie, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: drifter, friendship, on the road, self discovery, road trip, introspection, partners, buddies, bar fight, hitchhiker, train ride, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: pittsburgh, california, denver colorado, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 886
Swimming (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two girl friends in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina find their relationship changing as they encounter new arrivals to the town.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sincere, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, coming of age, social relations, friends, romance, gays and lesbians, fall in love, twentysomething life, teenage life, parents and children, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Sweet Lorraine (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Serio-comic look at the residents and staff of a Catskill Mountains resort during its final days.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: hotel, friendship, elderly, love and romance, hopes, love affair, family relations, friends, ambition, small town, couples, small town life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.5
 21K
Away from Her (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A man coping with the institutionalization of his wife because of Alzheimer's disease faces an epiphany when she transfers her affections to another man, a wheel chair-bound mute who also is a patient at the nursing home.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: elderly, nurse, marriage, elderly lovers, loneliness, aging, snow, christmas, friendship, retirement home, jealousy, alzheimer's disease ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Wrestling Ernest Hemingway (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Frank, a retired Irish seaman, and Walter, a retired Cuban barber, are two lonely old men trapped in the emptiness of their own lives. When they meet in a park Frank is able to start a conversation after several attempts. They begin to spend time ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, light, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, park, golden years, romance, aging, buddies, hopes, senior citizen, summer, sea captain, friends, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Leaving No Trace (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A woman steals from her drug-dealer boyfriend and runs away. She meets a sympathetic woman on the way who helps her escape.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: drug dealing, on the road, friendship, buddies, partners, society, life is a bitch, self discovery, family relations, friends, drug, hitchhiker ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.0
 2K
Diamond Men (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After 30 years on the road, a veteran jewellery salesman is forced to show his young replacement the tricks of the trade. But when the kid introduces him to the ladies of the "Altoona Riding Club," the old dog is introduced to a whole new ...
Style: talky, touching, twists and turns, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: aging, heist, partners, buddies, on the road, crimes, love and romance, workplace situations, self discovery, introspection, friends, mentor ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, australia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 407
Me and Will (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two women with a passion for motorcycles meet while going through rehab. When they discover they've both longed to ride Captain America's red, white, and blue chopper from Easy Rider, they escape the rehab clinic and hit the highway in ...
Style: touching, offbeat, semi serious, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: self discovery, partners, buddies, artists and showbiz, love and romance, life is a bitch, writer's life, hopes, drug abuse, friends, drugs/alcohol, rehabilitation ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Finding Graceland (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An eccentric drifter claiming to be Elvis Presley hitches a ride with a young man and they find themselves on an adventurous road trip to Memphis.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, talky, humorous
Plot: hitchhiker, love and romance, friendship, odd couple, hidden identity, friends, partners, couples, dishonesty, couple relations, on the road, delusion ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new mexico, memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Goin' Down the Road (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Story of desolation as two friends travel from Nova Scotia to Toronto in hope of finding a better life. Drifting from job to job: bottling plant, car wash, bowling alley, newspaper delivery, and in between enjoying the night life of the big city. ...
Style: sincere, thought provoking, emotional, serious, touching ...
Plot: friendship, on the road, friends, pregnancy, snow, waitress, sex, train, bowling alley, human nature, introspection, misfit ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada, nova scotia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
10 Items or Less (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An actor who is considering the role of a supermarket manager arrives at a grocery store on the outskirts of Los Angeles to do some field research. He subsequently becomes stranded, without a car or cell phone, and accepts a ride home with Scarlet, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, light ...
Plot: friendship, self discovery, introspection, on the road, research, shopping, movie star, job interview, friends, stranger, actor's life, celebrity culture ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 995
River of Grass (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Cozy, a dissatisfied housewife, meets Lee at a bar. A drink turns into a home break-in, and a gun shot sends them on the run together, thinking they've committed murder.
Style: offbeat, realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: crime, chases and races, love and romance, friendship, on the road, lovers on the run, crimes, partners, couples, on the run, friends, heist
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Stone Angel (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The feisty aging Hagar Shipley has lived an unconventional life. Her rebellious heart has always ruled and her choices have put her at odds with family and friends. Faced with her own mortality, and desperate to find solace, she goes on the run. In ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sexual, sentimental ...
Plot: elderly, on the run, couple relations, love and romance, elderly lovers, introspection, aging, family relations, couples, nursing, haunted by the past, retirement home ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 372
Best Friends (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two young couples taste the "free and easy" life on a cross country motor-home tour until love backfires and tragedy follows.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, road movie
Plot: friends, friendship, on the road, best friends, mentally unstable, introspection, love and romance, sexual relations, psychopath, love triangle, obsession, buddies ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Wandering Streams (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Emile is a 70-ish former horticulturalist who once raised bonsai trees "because they don't take up too much room." Indeed, his whole existence is safe and uneventful to a fault, somewhat juiced by friendship with raucous fishing ...
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: golden years, looking for sex, elderly lovers, aging, elderly, countryside, love and romance, sexual relations, buddies, looking for love, couples, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
An Unremarkable Life (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The close bond between two elderly sisters is threatened when one of them begins to have romantic feelings for a local mechanic.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, uplifting, sincere ...
Plot: fall in love, couples, family life, forbidden love, starting over, aging, elderly, siblings relations, romance, love and romance, family relations, golden years ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Is Anybody There? (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young boy who lives in an old folks' home strikes up a friendship with a retired magician.
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, gloomy, offbeat ...
Plot: retirement home, coming of age, friendship, golden years, retirement home life, dealing with death, friends, reconciliation, youth, elderly, loneliness, resentment ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.6
 26K
On Golden Pond (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: For Norman and Ethel Thayer, this summer on golden pond is filled with conflict and resolution. When their daughter Chelsea arrives, the family is forced to renew the bonds of love and overcome the generational friction that has existed for years. ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: elderly, reconciliation, alienation, lake, family relations, aging, old age, family gatherings, retired, couple relations, human nature, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new england, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 292
Welcome Aboard (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Despite his fame, Taillandier has suddenly stopped painting. Deeply depressed, the sixty-year-old decides to go away. He has no clear goal and explains nothing to his close friends. During his travels, he has a strange encounter with Marylou, a wild ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, road movie, light, realistic ...
Plot: starting over, encounter, chance meeting, meaning of life, road, teenager, friendship, painter, changing lives, family relations, older man young girl relationship, depression ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Ana and the Others (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Twenty-something Ana, now living in Buenos Aires, returns to her native city of ParanĂ¡. She meets old school mates, old friends, makes new ones, and starts to rethink her life, and perhaps change her future.
Style: realistic, sexual, touching, offbeat, semi serious ...
Plot: social differences, human nature, forbidden love, true love, village, on the road, innocence lost, family life, couples, small town life, friendship, small town ...
Time: future
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Powwow Highway (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Buddy Red Bow is struggling, in the face of persecution, by greedy developers and political in-fighting, to keep his nation on a Montana Cheyenne Reservation financially solvent and independent. Philbert, a simple-minded friend of Buddy's, ...
Style: realistic, sincere, humorous, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: false accusation, discrimination, native american, friendship, odd couple, society, injustice, friends, family relations, partners, politics, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, montana, london, mexico, ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Redemption Road (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Tennessee-set drama focused on an individual's spiritual redemption.
Style: touching, semi serious, atmospheric, sincere, humorous ...
Plot: americana, blues, self discovery, haunted by the past, womanizer, alcohol abuse, lifestyle, couples, friendship, friends, redemption, country ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tennessee, alabama, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.4
 4K
Still Mine (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An elderly couple fight against local authorities in rural New Brunswick to build their final home.
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious
Plot: elderly, aging, couple relations, golden years, love and romance, elderly lovers, couples, elderly couple, alzheimer's disease, dementia, bureaucracy
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%