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Cinderella Liberty (1973)
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Cinderella Liberty (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A lonely Navy sailor falls in love with a hooker and becomes a surrogate father figure for her son during an extended liberty due to his service records being lost.
Style: sentimental, touching, gloomy, serious, realistic
Plot: prostitute, dentist, sailor, pregnancy, youth, romance, family relations, parents and children, life is a bitch, love and romance, babies and infants, society, military life, down on your luck, bittersweet, friendship, fishing, female nudity, prostitution, billiards, breasts, illegitimate son, father figure, u.s. navy
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: seattle, seattle washington

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sentimental films with plots about love and romance, romance, family relations, couples, bittersweet, society and parents and children mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Cinderella Liberty: Sweet Jane (1998), Hey Babu Riba (1985), Once in a Lifetime (1994), Don't Let Me Drown (2009), This Is My Father (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sweet Jane (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jane, an HIV-positive heroin addict, meets Tony, a young AIDS victim with no family, and the two form a bond.
Style: sentimental, touching, gloomy, emotional, serious ...
Plot: hospital, unfulfilled love, going straight, teenage life, kids in trouble, friends, addiction, rehabilitation, social misfits, love and romance, life is a bitch, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.6
 761
Hey Babu Riba (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 1985, four middle-aged Yugoslav emigres return to Belgrade for the funeral of Mariana, their beautiful compatriot. They called her Esther, for Esther Williams, she was the coxswain for their four-man rowing team, and they each loved her. ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: pregnancy, reunion, youth, lifestyle, young lovers, society, teenage life, couples, love and romance, romance, bittersweet, music band ...
Time: 50s
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Once in a Lifetime (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After losing her husband and baby daughter to a fire, Daphne Fields raises her deaf son while beginning a writing career. Hollywood loves her scripts, but her heart remains with her son Andrew, under the care of Headmaster Matthew Dane at an eastern ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: boarding school, starting over, hopes, boarding school life, parents and children, dealing with death, love and romance, youth, single parent, romance, bittersweet, family relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Don't Let Me Drown (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a post-September 11th world overflowing with fear and hate, two Latino teens discover that sometimes the only thing that can keep them from drowning is love.
Style: realistic, psychological, sentimental, captivating, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, immigrants, romance, family relations, society, youth, parents and children, teenager, post september 11 2001, love, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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This Is My Father (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When schoolteacher Kieran Johnson (James Caan) discovers that his father was not a French sailor (as he had been led to believe) but rather an Irish farmer, Kieran looks to his mother (Moya Farrelly) for answers. When she refuses to provide any, ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: bittersweet, small town, romance, coming of age, family relations, social relations, family life, couples, family problems, love and romance, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 1930s
Place: ireland, chicago illinois, illinois, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.1
 973
Intergirl (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union, Sweden
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A hospital nurse becomes an "international girl", a prostitute who caters to foreigners with hard currency.
Style: realistic, serious, cynical, touching, suspense ...
Plot: prostitute, loveless marriage, society, couples, family relations, starting over, romance, materialism, culture clash, foreigner, money, marriage for money ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: russia, sweden, europe, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Light in the Piazza (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young American woman traveling in Italy with her mother is slender, blonde, beautiful and there is something charmingly naive about her. Fabrizio Naccarelli seems to always know where the mother and daughter will sightsee next. Signor Naccarelli ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: disability, bittersweet, romance, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, parents and children, family relations, youth, human nature, couples, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, florence, europe, florence italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
A Warm December (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Widower Dr. Matt Younger and his daughter go to London for a month of dirt-bike racing. While there, Dr. Younger is surprised by finding himself attracted to Catherine, a charming but elusive woman who seems to have some mysterious men following ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching, surprise ending
Plot: romance, power relations, family relations, bittersweet, couples, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, doctors and patients ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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El Sur (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The movie tells a melancholic story of a little girl who is living in a city in the north. She is fascinated by the secrets of the south which seem to be hidden in the personality of her father.
Style: realistic, touching, gloomy, psychological, sentimental ...
Plot: uncover truth, hopes, parents and children, love and romance, coming of age, bittersweet, haunted by the past, youth, family relations, romance, dishonesty, girl ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Sea Is Watching (2002)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Based on Akira Kurosawa's final unproduced script, this Edo-period drama takes place almost entirely inside an ocean-village brothel. O-Shin is a young brothel worker who one night helps a young samurai escape from his pursuers. Against the ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, prostitute, samurai, couple relations, hopes, looking for love, village, romance, fall in love, village life, unfulfilled love, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 951
Chapter Two (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: George Schneider is an author whose wife had just died. His brother Leo gives him the number of Jennie Malone, and somehow they hit it off. And just when things are moving along, the memory of his first wife comes between them.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious
Plot: friendship, widower, family problems, death in the family, starting over, romance, love and romance, fall in love, artists and showbiz, couple relations, love affair, couples ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
You Have My Heart (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Inspired by the Telegu (southern Indian) film, "Pelli Chuskundam," the plot follows the life of a rape victim (Aishwarya Rai). Now, a disgrace to her family, she is turned away from her house after the sexual assault. But she finds shelter ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, melancholic, tense ...
Plot: prostitute, life is a bitch, romance, love and romance, crimes, bollywood, love, love triangle, illegitimate child, rape victim, adulterer, mother son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Umrao Jaan (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Bollywood film about the famous courtesan of the title. Aishwarya Rai stars in the lead role. The film is directed by J.P. Dutta and also stars Shabana Azmi, Sunil Shetty, Abhishek Bachchan, Divya Dutta, Himani Shivpuri and Kulbhushan Kharbanda.
Style: captivating, emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Plot: courtesan, life is a bitch, forbidden love, social differences, impossible love, destiny, society, prostitute, romance, bollywood, kidnapping, abduction ...
Time: 19th century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Love is the Word (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Love is the Word is a moving, romantic and funny coming-of-age drama about the magic of first love and the misery of first lost, set in 1978: the year 'Grease' hit the big screen.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: coming of age, first love, teenager, love and romance, family relations, youth, hopes, parents and children, village, leukemia, teenage love, teenage sexuality ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Cafe Setareh (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Filmmaker Saman Moghadam details the struggles of three women living in an antiquated district of Tehran in this emotionally resonant drama. Fabria's husband has been morally corrupted, and now it's up to her to take charge of the small ...
Style: touching, gloomy, psychological, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: unfulfillment, couple relations, family relations, cafe, human nature, society, family problems, couples, bittersweet, fall in love, love and romance, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Sugar (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Cliff has just turned 18 and his little sister has a gift for him: booze, a joint, a subway token and the command to have sex. Heading out on the town, Cliff finds friendship -- and more -- in the person of a young hustler named Butch. But ...
Style: sincere, serious, sentimental, touching, sexual ...
Plot: gay teenager, gay, coming out, coming of age, friendship, teenage life, lifestyle, self discovery, fall in love, youth, society, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.4
 3K
Loverboy (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A neglected daughter becomes a possessive mother in an emotional journey into the heart and mind of a woman who loved too much.
Style: psychological, sentimental, touching, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: obsession, mental illness, dysfunctional family, pregnancy, parents and children, single parent, teenage life, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, babies and infants, child abuse ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.3
 687
Love Street (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A handyman in a 1940s Paris brothel tries to help the prostitute he loves with her singing career and romantic life.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sexual, sentimental ...
Plot: prostitute, couples, romance, fall in love, wartime life, palaces castles and temples, world war two, love and romance, black market, brothel, singing contest, poker ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Falling for a Dancer (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Romantic drama set in rural Ireland of the 1930s. The story begins when 19-year-old Elizabeth has a brief fling with an actor and falls pregnant. Community pressure forces her to marry a dull middle-aged man, but maybe there is hope on the horizon.
Style: gloomy, sentimental, touching, contemplative, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: pregnancy, countryside, family relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, couples, unfulfilled love, love affair, bittersweet, tragic love ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Once Is Not Enough (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An over-the-hill movie producer marries a wealthy, spiteful woman and closeted lesbian just to please his spoiled daughter who then, in an attempt to spite him, seduces both a wealthy playboy and a local screenwriter.
Style: realistic, serious, sexual, touching, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, couples, dishonesty, hollywood, battle of the sexes, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), love triangle, fall in love, sexual relations, romance, singleness ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Grasshopper (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A British Columbia teenager dreams of show business but winds up as a call girl in Las Vegas.
Style: sexy, touching, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, interracial relations, showgirl, infidelity, love triangle, youth, chorus girl, lifestyle, society, couples, looking for love, coming of age ...
Time: 60s
Place: las vegas, los angeles, british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Paradise in Service (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Taiwan, China
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Set in the island Kinmen, often seen as the most dangerous military base because it’s geographically close to China, "Paradise in Service" follows the adventure of a boy who serves his military service in Unit 831 from 1969 to 1972, in ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: soldier, romance, military life, military base, military, prostitute, friendship, haunted by the past, island, forbidden love, unfulfillment, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, pre world war two, 60s
Place: taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Dying Young (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After she discovers that her boyfriend has betrayed her, Hilary O'Neil is looking for a new start and a new job. She begins to work as a private nurse for a young man suffering from blood cancer. Slowly, they fall in love, but they always know ...
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, sad, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, cancer, love story, leukemia, couple relations, life & death, fall in love, human nature, social differences, unfulfillment, parents and children, tragic love ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Loving Hurts You (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Renata is a young high-class girl and Ulises is a poor guy. They both fall in love, but they must fight against everyone, specially Renata's rich parents, who want to stop their love by sending her to Canada. The story remarks the difference ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, contemplative ...
Plot: teenage love, against the odds, social differences, forbidden love, family problems, youth, parents and children, fall in love, romance, young lovers, society, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.8
 8K
The Classic (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Shy Ji-hae's friend is having problems expressing her feelings to the boy she loves, so she asks Ji-hae to write e-mails to him in her name. As the boy falls in love with her letters, Ji-hae discovers the story of her mother's romance ...
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic, non-linear
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, forbidden love, social differences, family relations, society, young lovers, youth, romance, love affair, fall in love, diary, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 968
Wild Side (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A transsexual who survives prostituting herself in Paris, returns – with her two male lovers in town – to her family home in the countryside to look after her dying mother.
Style: serious, sentimental, gloomy, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, prostitution, friendship, love triangle, lifestyle, society, parents and children, love and romance, social misfits, destructive relationship, transsexual, gender bending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Messages from the Sea (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A man witnesses the drastic changes in society as he goes back to the Alexandria of his youth.
Style: realistic, captivating, sentimental, psychological, serious ...
Plot: romance, fall in love, homecoming, prostitute, unfulfillment, society, speech impediment, friendship, bittersweet, unlikely couple, love and romance, disintegration ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Bridge to Silence (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman with a hearing problem tries to get het life back together after a car accident that killed her husband.
Style: gloomy, touching, thought provoking, emotional, serious ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, romance, sexual abuse, couples, family problems, mute or deaf, family in crisis, hopes, life is a bitch, love and romance, estrangement ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Bumblebee Flies Anyway (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An amnesiac youth tries to piece together his past, but what he discovers may jeopardize his future.
Style: contemplative, touching, sentimental, emotional, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: clinic, terminal illness, hospital, patient, twins, memory, friendship, romance, hopes, unfulfillment, parents and children, doctors and patients ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 ⇓
43%