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, road movie, captivating, entertaining, humorous ...
Plot: on the road, friendship, self discovery, elderly, couples, aging, road trip, kidnapping, singing, best friends, friends, romance, family relations, partners, love and romance, on the run, artists and showbiz, unlikely partners, filmmaking, musician's life, buddies, opposites attract, golden years, cons and scams, bittersweet ...
Time: 90s
Place: toronto ontario canada, georgia, cincinnati ohio

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Most similar movies to Camilla

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, realistic, semi serious and humorous films with plots about friendship, friends, couples, self discovery, love and romance, bittersweet and family relations mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Camilla: To Dance with the White Dog (1993), Fried Green Tomatoes (1991), Bodies, Rest & Motion (1993), Leaving No Trace (2000), Last Orders (2001). 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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, dog, family gatherings, love and romance, couple relations, dealing with death, unfulfillment, hopes, supernatural romance, animal life, couples, reincarnation ...
⇓ 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, captivating, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: self discovery, small town, friendship, small town life, lesbian, feminism, midlife crisis, generation gap, aging, couple relations, housewife, elderly ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: alabama, southern usa, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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, touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friends, desert, friendship, self discovery, love, sex, highway, road trip, salesman, twentysomething life, love and romance, performer's life ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: arizona, usa, las vegas, tucson arizona, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: self discovery, life is a bitch, friendship, partners, society, on the road, drug dealing, travel, escape, hitchhiker, friends, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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, touching, sentimental, talky, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, last wish, death, memory, family relations, war veteran, self discovery, parents and children, partners, friends, life, friendship between men ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1989
Place: england, europe, london, california, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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, emotional, uplifting, realistic
Plot: mountain, golden years, parents and children, hopes, couple relations, elderly, ghost, family relations, couples, human spirit, family life, singer ...
Time: 80s
Place: appalachia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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: sincere, sentimental, melancholic, suspense, intense ...
Plot: elderly, marriage, retirement home, nurse, alzheimer's disease, elderly lovers, true love, golden years, human spirit, fighting illness, hopes, lovers apart ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Old Joy (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Two old pals reunite for a camping trip in Oregon's Cascade Mountains.
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, serious, talky ...
Plot: friendship, road trip, map, buddies, partners, on the road, hopes, couple relations, thirtysomething life, human nature, couples, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, europe, england, usa, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, coming of age, youth, self discovery, small town life, teenage life, teenage love, fall in love, couple relations, best friends, lifestyle, human nature ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: feel good, sentimental, touching, talky, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, vacation, female friendship, chance meeting, romance, self discovery, social differences, society, lifestyle, family relations, opposites attract, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: italy, europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, sincere, realistic, emotional, clever ...
Plot: retirement home, friendship, coming of age, reconciliation, elderly, youth, golden years, retirement home life, loneliness, child protagonist, child in peril, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: family relations, aging, nursing, haunted by the past, on the run, elderly, couple relations, introspection, parents and children, love and romance, retirement home, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: sentimental, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, touching ...
Plot: looking for love, couples, aging, love and romance, friendship, village, introspection, family relations, bittersweet, buddies, golden years, elderly lovers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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: feel good, touching, ironic, cynical, talky ...
Plot: introspection, self discovery, aging, partners, heist, crimes, workplace situations, mentor, mentor protege relationship, diamond, prostitute, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, new jersey, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Quartet (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The directorial debut of Dustin Hoffman, Quartet is a high-drama comedy about temperamental divas and old grudges, passion and pride, romance and Rigoletto. At a home for retired musicians, the annual concert to celebrate Verdi's birthday is ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: elderly, retired, retirement home life, musician, aging, opera, reconciliation, retirement home, concert, rehearsal, musician's life, human spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
My Own Love Song (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A wheelchair-bound singer and her best friend embark on a roadtrip to Memphis.
Style: emotional, psychological, sincere, realistic, road movie ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: on the road, friendship, friends, disability, road trip, self discovery, couples, best friends, misfit, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, anger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: memphis, mississippi, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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: sincere, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: elderly, love and romance, couple relations, elderly lovers, couples, aging, dementia, golden years, elderly couple, alzheimer's disease, bureaucracy
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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: road movie, sincere, touching, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: drifter, friendship, on the road, self discovery, road trip, introspection, partners, buddies, hitchhiker, bar fight, train ride, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: pittsburgh, california, denver colorado, detroit, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
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 3K
Tumbleweeds (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A woman constantly runs from town to town with her 12 year old daughter to escape failed relationships. The film opens with one escape and the shift into a new start in San Diego. There Mom takes up with a controlling trucker and fights with her ...
Style: feel good, touching, realistic, entertaining, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: asthma, mother daughter relationship, on the road, self discovery, human nature, starting over, love and romance, family problems, single parent, friendship, loneliness, coming of age ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, west virginia, tennessee, san diego california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Duck (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An elderly man loses his wife and is in despair. He saves the life of a duck
Style: touching, uplifting, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: pets, self discovery, redemption, on the road, orphan, survival, elderly, family relations, animal life, hopes, golden years, bittersweet ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Lucky Them (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: More interested in partying and flirting with young musicians than work, veteran rock journalist Ellie Klug has one last chance to prove her value to her magazine’s editor: a no-stone-unturned search to discover what really happened to long lost ...
Style: realistic, touching, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: journalism, on the road, media, filmmaking, rock, love and romance, artists and showbiz, looking for love, road trip, musician, friendship, music ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Morvern Callar (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Morvern Callar wakes on Christmas morning to discover that her troubled boyfriend has committed suicide, leaving behind the unpublished manuscript to his first novel and a sum of money intended to pay for his burial. Instead, Morvern attempts to use ...
Style: psychological, touching, contemplative, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: suicide, friendship, supermarket, self discovery, friends, couple relations, twentysomething life, couples, best friend, writers, rave, christmas ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scotland, spain, europe, ibiza
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, aging, golden years, romance, buddies, hopes, senior citizen, summer, sea captain, hairdresser, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: hotel, friendship, friends, family relations, couples, small town life, hopes, love and romance, love affair, elderly, aging, americana ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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All Together (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Five old friends decide to move in together as an alternate to living in a retirement home; joining them is an ethnology student whose thesis is on the aging population.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: friendship, aging, couples, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, elderly, bittersweet, golden years, friends, heart attack, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Smoke Signals (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Young Indian man Thomas is a nerd in his reservation, wearing oversize glasses and telling everyone stories no-one wants to hear. His parents died in a fire in 1976, and Thomas was saved by Arnold. Arnold soon left his family, and Victor hasn't ...
Style: touching, feel good, sincere, road movie, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, native americans, friendship, self discovery, escapades, haunted by the past, obsessive quest, human nature, family problems, native american, adolescence, life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona, india, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Innocence (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After more than forty years apart, Andreas and Claire embark on an affair as reckless and intense as when they were young lovers. Widowed musician Andreas decides to get back in touch with his one great love, Claire, who is still married to her ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, romantic, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, golden years, lovers reunited, love triangle, crumbling marriage, family problems, aging, male female relationship, loneliness, husband wife relationship, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 1940s, 1950s, 50s, 70s
Place: melbourne australia, adelaide south australia, belgium, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Redemption Road (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Tennessee-set drama focused on an individual's spiritual redemption.
Style: atmospheric, contemplative, captivating, psychological, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, on the road, friends, music, musician's life, friendship, blues, haunted by the past, americana, alcohol abuse, journey, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tennessee, usa, texas, alabama, nashville tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, contemplative, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: friendship, on the road, friends, pregnancy, sex, train, waitress, snow, bowling, bowling alley, working class, small town life ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, nova scotia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 Paraná. She meets old school mates, old friends, makes new ones, and starts to rethink her life, and perhaps change her future.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, self discovery, true love, reunion, youth, homecoming, social differences, human nature, family life, love and romance, road not taken, obsessive quest ...
Time: future
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%