Movies like Chromophobia

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Chromophobia (2005)
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Chromophobia (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Encouraged by his editor to seek 'sexy stories that sell', a reporter preys upon the private life of an erstwhile friend, with disastrous results.
Style: emotional, psychological, touching, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: friendship, family relations, family problems, social worker, celebrity culture, prostitute, obsession, family in crisis, female nudity, man boy relationship, journalism, society, gays and lesbians, godparent, female director, stripper
Time: 21st century, contemporary

Most similar movies to Chromophobia

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, touching and emotional films with plots about family relations, family problems, parents and children, life is a bitch, family in crisis, female director and hopes mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Chromophobia: Tales (2014), Swimmers (2005), Krisha (2015), Call Me Crazy: A Five Film (2013), Stay (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Tales (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Award-winning Iranian filmmaker Rakshan Banietemad ends her eight-year hiatus from feature filmmaking with this ingenious, mosaic-like narrative, which knits together the stories of seven characters to create a microcosm of Iranian working-class ...
Style: realistic, emotional, captivating, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: society, love, everyday life, multiple storylines, family relations, friendship, couples, life is a bitch, down on your luck, social misfits, female director, iranian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran
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95%
 6.4
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Swimmers (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an accident in a small Maryland fishing town, 11-year-old Emma begins to question the nature of the adults around her.
Style: sincere, serious, emotional, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: small town, introspection, youth, friendship, family problems, family relations, human nature, family in crisis, swimming, solace, coming of age, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland, usa
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92%
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Krisha (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Krisha returns for Thanksgiving dinner after ten years away from her family, but past demons threaten to ruin the festivities.
Style: tragicomedy, serious, psychological, touching, realistic ...
Plot: haunted by the past, reunion, family problems, thanksgiving, addiction, friendship, family gatherings, family relations, dysfunctional family, family, mental illness, estranged son ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, turkey
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78%
Call Me Crazy: A Five Film (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A psychotherapist helps a law student cope with schizophrenia in one of five interconnected tales dealing with mental illness.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mental illness, schizophrenia, family relations, human spirit, family problems, hopes, strong female presence, female director, family dinner, depressed woman, rape, stand up comedian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Stay (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Ireland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A woman finds out she's pregnant and returns home when the expected father wants nothing to do with her.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, touching, psychological ...
Plot: pregnancy, family life, parents and children, unsupportive spouse, homecoming, single parent, family relations, love, family problems, female director, female nudity, bathtub ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Best Day of My Life (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Best Day of My Life is the story of a dysfunctional family as seen through the eyes of young Chiara (Maria Luisa De Crescenzo) who is about to receive her first communion. The family includes matriarch Irene (Virna Lisi) and her three grown up ...
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: family relations, love and romance, society, family problems, couples, youth, religions or cults, marital discord, gay, private detective, siblings relations, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.7
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Blondie (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three sisters, all adrift and in crisis, reunite at their childhood home as their domineering mother arranges a big birthday. But as the festivities come to an end, repressed conflicts rise to the surface. Old wounds are opened and a new family is ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, emotional, touching ...
Plot: family relations, homecoming, family life, estrangement, parents and children, family gatherings, under the surface, strong female presence, family problems, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Like Dandelion Dust (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A compelling drama that explores the different meanings of being a parent through the gritty, realistic lives of a struggling family, and a privileged family. Their lives intersect, intertwine and collide, all for the love of a little boy. This film ...
Style: touching, serious, sincere, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: adoption, family relations, parents and children, starting over, hopes, social worker, custody, family life, family problems, legal, rivalry, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Stopped on Track (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Frank and Simone have fulfilled a dream and live with their two children in a row house in the suburbs. They are a happy couple, until the day Frank is diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor. The family is suddenly confronted with death.
Style: realistic, contemplative, touching, serious, emotional ...
Plot: terminal illness, family relations, family life, unfulfillment, suburbs, hospital, dealing with death, life is a bitch, family problems, family in crisis, cancer, sickness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Home Sweet Home (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The wife and son of an unemployed, foul-tempered man suffer under ever-worsening domestic violence. One day while his father is taking a nap, the young son decides to take matters into his own hands. In a panic, the wife and son both believe the man ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: family in crisis, family relations, family problems, disability, dysfunctional family, parents and children, domestic disturbance, life is a bitch, couple relations, homecoming, unsupportive spouse, abusive father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
About Her Brother (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Ginko’s younger brother Tetsuro, a failed comedian, is the oddball of the family. Embarrassing, loud and plain inappropriate at times causes Ginko to disown him. The two reunite when she discovers Tetsuro is terminally ill. Tetsuro’s impending ...
Style: realistic, psychological, emotional, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: family relations, reunion, family problems, human nature, redemption, unfulfillment, bittersweet, family feud, family in crisis, hopes, siblings relations, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 300
About Sunny (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: As things unravel for a struggling single mother in Las Vegas, she must decide what she's willing to give up to get by.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: life is a bitch, moral dilemma, working class, society, parents and children, family problems, down on your luck, single mother, poverty, single parent, urban, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.0
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Ghost River (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sylvie is a hooker whose illegitimate daughter commits a crime. She and her daughter flee to find Sylvie's first love in the countryside. The daughter is trying to get to know her unwilling mother. Along the way, the two meet a male fugitive ...
Style: serious, tense, psychological, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: prostitution, prostitute, starting over, family relations, crime, crimes, on the run, death in the family, estrangement, teenage life, family problems, crime gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Bad Hair (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela, Peru, Argentina, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A nine-year-old boy’s preening obsession with straightening his hair elicits a tidal wave of homophobic panic in his hard-working mother, in this tender but clear-eyed coming-of-age tale.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional
Plot: single parent, family relations, obsession, urban ghetto life, society, urban ghetto, parents and children, life is a bitch, dysfunctional family, youth, coming of age, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Something Like Happiness (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Over the course of a year, in a small town scarred and beaten down by industrialization, Tonda and Monika, friends since childhood, come to experience what life might be like if they could be with one another – which they seemingly can't. Or ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: mental illness, dysfunctional family, family problems, family relations, eccentric family, friendship, working class, single parent, life is a bitch, love and romance, couples, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Paper Covers Rock (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Samantha is recovering from a suicide attempt and ready for a fresh start in life. She has to fight for the custody of her daughter.
Style: touching, psychological, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: parents and children, custody, starting over, mental illness, family relations, family problems, family life, hopes, mother daughter relationship, depressed woman, woman in underwear, psychologist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Be Sure to Share (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Shiro’s struggle with his father’s cancer and impending death leads to a realization that he must communicate his love and admiration for him before it’s too late. A series of flashbacks reveals their relationship over time, and the trouble ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, contemplative, sentimental ...
Plot: family relations, terminal illness, redemption, coping, parents and children, estrangement, unfulfillment, family in crisis, father son relationship, family problems, dealing with death, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Our Life (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Claudio works on a site in the suburbs of Rome. He is madly in love with his wife who is pregnant with their third child. However, a dramatic event comes to upset this simple and happy life. In a rage for life, Claudio energetically fights against ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: working class, life is a bitch, parents and children, family in crisis, family problems, society, wife husband relationship, desperation, brother brother relationship, social differences, family relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 5.4
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Virginia (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A sheriff sees his state senate bid slide out onto the ice when his daughter begins to date the son of a charming but psychologically disturbed woman with whom the sheriff has engaged in a two-decade-long affair.
Style: emotional, sincere, realistic, psychological, touching ...
Plot: sheriff, family problems, life is a bitch, misfit, parent child relationship, love affair, mentally unstable, family relations, love and romance, couple relations, mother child relationship, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 549
Firelight (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Incarcerated women join a band of volunteers who battle forest fires and assist during natural disasters.
Style: emotional, realistic, sincere, touching, serious ...
Plot: youth, redemption, human spirit, reach out, power relations, juvenile delinquency, hopes, society, friendship, fire brigade, rivalry, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 162
Week-ends (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It sometimes takes little to spoil a weekend in the country. A simple misunderstanding in a supermarket parking lot, a bad reaction, and there you go, everything is awry. Nothing is going well for Christine. Jean leaves her. Her oldest friends, ...
Style: emotional, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: friendship, countryside, introspection, breakup, self discovery, couple relations, disorder, family problems, couples, nothing goes right, crumbling marriage, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
It Felt Like Love (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Fourteen-year-old Lila is experiencing an ennui-filled Brooklyn summer. She awkwardly wears a Kabuki-esque mask of sunscreen at the beach and plays third wheel to Chiara, her more experienced friend, and Chiara’s boyfriend, Patrick. Determined to ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, coming of age, self discovery, best friends, friendship, youth, wooing, sexuality, teenage girl, unsupportive friend, sex scene, looking for sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 575
Hunger Point (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Meet the Hunters your typical all-American family: two committed parents and two lovely daughters. However, looks can be deceiving because this family is plagued by the nit-picking comments of an overzealous mother determined to keep her daughters ...
Style: psychological, serious, emotional, touching, realistic
Plot: eating disorder, self harm, dysfunctional family, family relations, mental institution, obsession, physical appearance, life is a bitch, parents and children, family problems, mental illness, family in crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The End of Love (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mark is a struggling actor stuck between the life he once knew and the one waiting for him. When the mother of his two-year-old son suddenly passes away, Mark is forced to confront his shortcomings. Their fates, now intertwined, hang in the balance ...
Style: serious, sincere, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, single father, single parent, life turned upside down, family in crisis, parents and children, family problems, babies and infants, death in the family, parent child relationship, father son relationship, baby ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.5
 320
Lou (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Living in rural New South Wales, working-class single mother Rhia is struggling to evade debt collectors and raise three young daughters. The eldest, and hardened beyond her years, Lou blames Rhia for the departure of her father, who walked out 10 ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, alzheimer's disease, parents and children, mental illness, aging, unfulfillment, family in crisis, estrangement, single mother, single parent, strong female presence, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
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Lifted (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The chance to shine in a singing competition offers much-needed hope for a Southern middle-schooler who's drowning in worries, from bullies in the halls to turmoil at home -- and the news that his reservist father has been called back to ...
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: parents and children, family problems, military life, military, hopes, wartime life, soldier, contests and competitions, family in crisis, follow your dream, performer's life, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, middle east, alabama, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.9
 247
Dummy (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A coming of age drama about two young brothers whose lives are thrown into turmoil when their mother dies suddenly, leaving them to fend for themselves. While Danny loses himself in music, sex and drugs, his younger brother Jack transforms a life ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, gloomy, humorous
Plot: teenage life, family relations, kids in trouble, family in crisis, youth, family problems, death in the family, brother brother relationship, coming of age, death of mother, siblings relations, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Dark Side of Love (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two brothers on different life paths, a gay waiter with a crush on an eligible bachelor and a drug addict in a twisted dependent relationships with his girlfriend, reunite to mourn the death of their mother.
Style: realistic, psychological, sentimental, serious, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, family problems, addiction, estrangement, death in the family, drug abuse, life is a bitch, dysfunctional family, brother brother relationship, siblings relations, gays and lesbians, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
A Long Way Home (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Family members struggle to heal their emotional wounds after an incident of sexual abuse.
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: family relations, teenager, psychiatrist, haunted by the past, dysfunctional family, parents and children, life is a bitch, hopes, redemption, family in crisis, domestic disturbance, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
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Archipelago (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Patricia (Kate Fahy) and her two children, young adults Edward (Tom Hiddleston) and Cynthia (Lydia Leonard), arrive for a break at a holiday cottage. As rain and wind lash against the windows, Patricia grows exasperated at the absence of her ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sincere, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, parents and children, family in crisis, estrangement, family gatherings, island, dysfunctional family, family problems, introspection, hopes, resort ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%