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Chaotic Ana (2007)
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Chaotic Ana (2007)
Original name: Caótica Ana
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The teenager artist Ana is raised in Ibiza by her German father Klaus in a naturalist lifestyle in a cave. One day, she meets a woman called Justine that invites Ana to move to Madrid, offering education and economical support, to live in an old house with other artists having classes of Arts and with the only commitment of studying. Ana befriends her mate Linda (Bebe) and falls in love for the problematic Said, having her first sexual experience with him. After a period together, Said leaves Ana, and then she is hypnotized by Anglo, discovering her past lives and deaths.
Style: sexy, sincere, melancholic, exciting, touching, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, non-linear, contemplative
Plot: hypnosis, youth, self discovery, starting over, hopes, haunted by the past, teenage life, supernatural, romance, destiny, arts and culture, cave, reincarnation, talent, misfit, performer's life, feminism, artists and showbiz, society, social misfits, introspection, coming of age, strong female presence, desert, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, ibiza, madrid

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sincere films with plots about youth, love and romance, romance, coming of age, hopes, friendship and self discovery mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres. Some movies like Chaotic Ana: Lovers of the Arctic Circle (1998), Cows (1992), The Yellow Handkerchief (2008), Sex and Lucia (2001), Summer Rain (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Lovers of the Arctic Circle (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Otto and Ana are kids when they meet each other. Their names are palindromes. They meet by chance, people are related by chance. A story of circular lives, with circular names, and a circular place (Círculo polar) where the day never ends in the ...
Style: non-linear, clever, tense, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: destiny, coincidence, coming of age, brother sister incest, snow, pilot, romance, relationships, human nature, sexual content, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: scandinavia, australia, finland, spain
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Cows (1992)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A film set in the Basque region, beginning in the Carlist war of 1875 and ending during the Spanish Civil war of 1936. The film portrays how one single act of cowardice shapes the life of the next three generations of two families and fuels the ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: battles, cow, civil war, basque, uninhibited rivalry, dealing with death, hopes, human nature, political unrest, family problems, death in the family, incest ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 19th century, 30s, 1870s
Place: basque country
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100%
The Yellow Handkerchief (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A road trip through Louisiana transforms three strangers who were originally brought together by their respective feelings of loneliness.
Style: realistic, emotional, uplifting, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: starting over, romance, unlikely couple, self discovery, unlikely partners, adolescence vs adulthood, social misfits, crumbling marriage, couple relations, on the road, youth, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 34K
Sex and Lucia (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, serious, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, strong sexual content, porn, lust, waitress, island, hopes, lesbian, erection, starting over, lifestyle, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Summer Rain (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 118 min.
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Style: atmospheric, captivating, serious, touching, realistic ...
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Faith (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The fates of three German-born Muslims in Berlin collide as they struggle to find their place between faith and modern life in contemporary western society, caught at a crossroads where alluring liberated lifestyles conflict with deeply-rooted ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, sincere, touching, realistic
Plot: introspection, self discovery, haunted by the past, forbidden love, rebellion, society, love and romance, hopes, family relations, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 98 min.
Story: Maurice, a reticent young homeless man, somehow manages to get by in Brooklyn; he spends his nights in parked cars until he finds himself at Bizarre, an underground club renowned for its burlesque shows. Maurice is fascinated by the club’s playful ...
Style: realistic, emotional, captivating, psychological, touching ...
Plot: haunted by the past, teenage life, romance, youth, nightclub, mysterious past, sex scene, brooklyn new york city, love, society, rivalry, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Bringing Rain (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: BRINGING RAIN is the story of boarding school students that have suffered a scarring accident. Stuck together for the last month of school, they are faced with either dealing with the reality of the damage done, or drifting off into isolated ...
Style: uplifting, serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, isolation, boarding school, youth, romance, teenage life, school, life is a bitch, boarding school life, gender, coming of age, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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34%
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Till Human Voices Wake Us (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sam and Silvy are best friends. One night, as they are watching a falling star while floating on their backs in a lake, Sylvy disappears from his side. Despite his best efforts, he cannot find her under water. Many years later, Sam, now a ...
Style: psychological, touching, serious, realistic, contemplative
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, mysterious character, haunted by the past, youth, romance, hopes, small town, rescue, hypnosis, psychiatrist, death of father, accidental death ...
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Place: australia
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Breathing (2011)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 94 min.
Story: A 19-year-old is coming out of prison and trying to build a new life but he can't deal with his guilt.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching, gloomy
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32%
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Sugar (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
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Style: sincere, serious, sentimental, touching, sexual ...
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Time: contemporary
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31%
Crying Out Love in the Center of the World (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: While searching for his fiancee Ritsuko, Sakutarou rediscovers through flashbacks the void deep within him caused by the events from his high school days.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: love affair, teenage love, haunted by the past, love, teenage life, couples, romance, hopes, youth, first love, slice of life, memory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1986
Place: japan, asia
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All the Days Before Tomorrow (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wes is awakened in the middle of the night by an unexpected phone call. It’s Alison, the girl who could have been, who is flying home to Tokyo in the morning and wants to come by for a night of reminiscing before she goes.
Style: sincere, talky, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, romance, self discovery, unfulfillment, introspection, platonic, destiny, hopes, male female relationship, bittersweet, youth, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, tokyo, montreal ...
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30%
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: tense, atmospheric, psychological, captivating, suspense ...
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El Sur (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: realistic, touching, gloomy, psychological, sentimental ...
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
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Style: semi serious, atmospheric, serious, realistic, humorous ...
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Duration: 112 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Jess + Moss (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jess, age 18, and Moss, age 12 are second cousins in the dark-fire tobacco fields of rural Western Kentucky. Without immediate families that they can relate to, and lacking friends their own age, they only have each other. Over the course of a ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, contemplative, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: farm, coming of age, teenage life, self discovery, friendship, youth, love and romance, society, hopes, tobacco, brunette, smoking ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young woman who lives in a desert trailer park must choose between caring for her hapless father and sick friend or fulfilling her own destiny.
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, gloomy
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Place: las vegas, usa, new mexico
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Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Arts professor Jung Ji Woo is searching for a nude model for a video clip that will be played at her exhibition. When Hee-jin, one of her students, recommends Yoon Ji Woo for the job, the three woman head to the beach to shoot the video. As they ...
Style: emotional, atmospheric, contemplative, sentimental, surreal ...
Audience: girls' night
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26%
Stealing Beauty (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Italy, France, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Lucy Harmon, an American teenager is arriving in the lush Tuscan countryside to be sculpted by a family friend who lives in a beautiful villa. Lucy visited there four years earlier and exchanged a kiss with an Italian boy with whom she hopes to ...
Style: touching, stylized, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: virginity, virgin, loss of virginity, bohemian life, poet, first sex, coming of age, first sexual experience, innocence lost, terminal illness, couple relations, romance ...
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A West Texas Children's Story (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: West Texas, in the 1960's. A tale of two 12-year-olds who embark on an adventure to find new parents in order to escape their unhappy and emotionally unsatisfying family life.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, psychological
Plot: on the road, friendship, hopes, young heroes, adolescence vs adulthood, leaving home, estrangement, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, youth, starting over, haunted by the past ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: kentucky, virginia, texas, baltimore, arkansas
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Samson & Delilah (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Samson and Delilah's world is small- an isolated community in the Central Australian desert. When tragedy strikes they turn their backs on home and embark on a journey of survival. Lost, unwanted and alone the discover that life isn't ...
Style: touching, serious, captivating, sincere, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, Sweden, Cayman Islands
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: serious, touching, realistic, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: teenage love, family relations, youth, family life, friendship, parents and children, hopes, family in crisis, dealing with death, siblings relations, friends, starting over ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tan Lines (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Cute teen Midget Hollow wanders through life riding big waves and partying with surfer boys. When Midget's best friend's gay brother Cass arrives on the scene, the two quickly dive head first into a clandestine sea of sexual awakening.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Venezuela, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young girl is sent to a South American hacienda, where she learns about the life of her reclusive aunt, Oriana.
Style: touching, gloomy, sincere, thought provoking, contemplative ...
Plot: family relations, secret, estate, beach, cruelty, curiosity, jungle, sex, murder, innocence lost, haunted by the past, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: venezuela, france, latin america, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Gas, Food Lodging (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the boring desert of New Mexico, a single mother raises her two teenage daughters, Shade and Trudi, whose deepest desire is to leave the dead calm town. Shade is the type to escape in her extravagant fantasies while Trudi is so rebelious it could ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: small town, waitress, coming of age, desert, single mother, bittersweet, single parent, social relations, family relations, betrayal, youth, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: new mexico, usa, argentina, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Xenia (2014)
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Country: Greece, France, Belgium
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Strangers in their own birthplace, a camp 16-year-old, lollipop-sucking Dany and his 18-year-old brother Odysseus cross the entire country (along with pet rabbit Dido ) in search of their Greek father, who they only know as “The Nameless”, ...
Style: sincere, inspirational, light, captivating, serious ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kathmandu Lullaby (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Plot: school, teacher, self discovery, romance, fall in love, society, youth, urban ghetto, hopes, deportation, poverty, commitment ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2010s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Graffiti Artist (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Adrift in the lush, nocturnal urban landscape of THE GRAFFITI ARTIST, Nick (Ruben Bansie-Snellman) is a post-modern urban hero asserting his anarchistic agenda on the endless maze of virgin exterior walls that comprise downtown Seattle and Portland. ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, sincere, contemplative
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%