Movies like The Devils 2002

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The Devils (2002)
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The Devils (2002)
Original name: Les diables
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Les Diables (The Devils) chronicles the struggle of an autistic girl and her brother trying to survive without their parents.
Style: disturbing, captivating, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: brother sister incest, mentally challenged, autism, coming of age, teenage girl, children's home, life is a bitch, orphan, society, kids in trouble, family relations, escape, chase, teenage boy, on the run, doctor, robbery, incest, brother sister relationship, youth, nudity (full frontal - brief), siblings relations, sibling relationship, thief, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: marseille, france

Most similar movies to The Devils

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and captivating films with plots about family relations, youth, life is a bitch, parents and children, society, coming of age and siblings relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Devils: Daniel and Ana (2009), Marguerite & Julien (2015), King of Thieves (2003), The Cement Garden (1993), White Rabbit (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Daniel and Ana (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Being kidnapped shatters a brother and sister's harmony, forcing them to confront their desires.
Style: touching, disturbing, psychological, sincere, serious ...
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, forced sex, brother sister sex, shame, brother sister relationship, kidnapping, obsession, family in crisis, sexual abuse, sex scene, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
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Marguerite & Julien (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Julien and Marguerite de Ravalet, son and daughter of the Lord of Tourlaville, have loved each other tenderly since childhood. But as they grow up, their affection veers toward voracious passion.
Style: touching, captivating, exciting, modern day adaptation, tragic
Audience: kids
Plot: incestuous relationship, brother sister incest, incestuous sex, brother sister sex, sex with brother, sex with sister, escape, incest, sibling relationship, forbidden love, on the lam, impossible love ...
Time: 17th century
Place: normandy
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86%
King of Thieves (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovakia, Czech Republic, Slovenia, Netherlands, Austria, Belgium, Germany, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two amateur circus kids from a poor Ukrainian village, ten-year-old Barbu and his older sister Mimma, are sold to a circus artist called Caruso who promises them a career in the West.
Style: disturbing, emotional, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: child prostitution, circus, kids in trouble, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, kidnapping, youth, crimes, dishonesty, hopes, siblings relations, sexual abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ukraine, berlin germany, europe, germany, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Cement Garden (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After the death of her husband, the mother of Julie, Jack, Sue and Tom begins to suffer from a mysterious illness. Aware that she is going to have to go into hospital she opens a bank account for the children, so that they can be financially ...
Style: disturbing, serious, psychological, realistic, talky ...
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, coming of age, siblings relations, family relations, sex with sister, puberty, sex with brother, brother sister sex, teenage life, parents and children, dealing with death ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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White Rabbit (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bullied student sees visions of a rabbit he was forced to kill as a child, and those visions propel him into a state where his imagination causes him to carry out violent acts.
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, dark, realistic
Plot: mental illness, high school, kids in trouble, rabbit, friendship, rebelliousness, life is a bitch, society, bullying, vengeance, imagination, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Heat Wave (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: One hot afternoon in the south of France, several paths are converging towards a tragic conclusion. Those involved are: Stéphane and Luigi, two cousins who have just emerged from adolescence; Georges, a retired old man; Amélie, Luigi’s ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy
Plot: introspection, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, human nature, youth, family relations, elderly, coming of age, crimes, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder, unplanned pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Burn the Bridges (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eugenia is a former pop singer who is bedridden and dying of cancer. She is cared for by her daughter, Helena, who dreams of traveling the world and wishes she could be a glamorous pop star like her mother was. Helena’s younger brother ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional, sexy ...
Plot: brother sister incest, incest, nun, isolation, parents and children, forbidden love, terminal illness, family relations, love and romance, siblings relations, teenage life, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Staple of News (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story of a destiny. Suzanne's and her family's. The ties that bind them, keep them together, and the love she pursues... to the point of leaving everything behind.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, touching, bleak
Plot: family life, love affair, fall in love, parents and children, dysfunctional family, family problems, single parent, coming of age, siblings relations, youth, working class, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 90s, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
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Fly Away (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The poignant yet humor filled story about a single mother of a teenager severely impacted by autism, forced to reckon with her daughter's future. As her child becomes an adult, what used to work, no longer does. What will sustain her daughter, ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: autism, moral dilemma, parents and children, single parent, life is a bitch, society, social misfits, youth, mentally challenged, family problems, nursing, child illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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In Bloom (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Georgia, Germany, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eka and Natia leave their childhood behind and ignore societal customs to escape from their turbulent family lives.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, captivating, sincere
Plot: family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, best friends, coming of age, society, life is a bitch, civil war, dysfunctional family, youth, teenage life, parents and children, teenage girl ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1992
Place: georgia (former ussr), georgia, europe, caucasus, eastern europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Vegas (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 110 min.
Story: You don't choose your family. You choose your friends. Vegas is the story of Thomas, Marianne and Terje - three teenagers with nowhere to go.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: friendship, family relations, coming of age, life is a bitch, young heroes, youth, social misfits, teenage boy, teenage girl, child abuse, unlikely partners, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Cold Water (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An outer suburb of Paris, 1972. Gilles and Christine, both sixteen, are classmates and lovers who have become frustrated with the aloofness of their families and the general monotony of their lives. When the pair are caught shoplifting, ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, serious, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: youth, family relations, unfulfilled love, rebelliousness, teenage life, romance, kids in trouble, parents and children, unfulfillment, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dysfunctional family, coming of age ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
I'm Glad My Mother Is Alive (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This finely acted, delicate and provocative new film by one of France’s most impressive filmmakers—working here with his son, Nathan—depicts the troubled life of an adopted boy who, as a taciturn adult, visits his birth mother and strikes up a ...
Style: sincere, serious, captivating, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: foster child, disorder, adoption, parents and children, haunted by the past, youth, mischievous children, family relations, family problems, dysfunctional family, siblings relations, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Aliyah (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Paris 2011. Alex is 27. He's lives off dealing and pays the debts of his brother, Isaac, who after being his support has now become dead weight. When his cousin announces he's going to open a restaurant in Tel Aviv, Alex imagines he can ...
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, psychological, touching ...
Plot: family relations, moral dilemma, immigrants, society, lifestyle, brother brother relationship, drug dealer, debt, breakup, starting over, friendship, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: paris france, france, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Against the Wind (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Juan flees Madrid and an incestuous relationship with his sister, Ana, working at a mine on the Andalucian coast. When his friendship with Rosario, a local shop girl, becomes romance, Ana shows up wanting to rekindle their affair. He resists at ...
Plot: brother sister incest, sex with sister, sex with brother, brother sister sex, guilt, dysfunctional family, small town, obsession, nuclear waste, brother sister relationship, brother, female nudity ...
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100%
The Weakness of the Bolshevik (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After getting into a minor traffic accident, Pablo attempts to make light of the situation by asking the driver of the other car, Sonsoles, out on a date. When she refuses and instead files an injury report, Pablo snaps and begins stalking her. He ...
Style: disturbing, emotional, serious, tense, touching ...
Plot: girl man relationship, older man younger woman relationship, obsession, forbidden love, siblings relations, stalking, family relations, life turned upside down, middle aged man, adult child friendship, death of child, intergenerational friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Children of Sarajevo (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Germany, France, Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A microcosm of the fathomless suffering that remains more than 16 years since the siege of Sarajevo ended, writer-director Aida Begic’s follow-up to her 2008 Cannes Critics’ Week Grand Prize-winning debut Snow tells the story of two orphaned ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, bleak, gloomy
Plot: life is a bitch, orphan, social decay, youth, society, siblings relations, friendship, family relations, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.2
 394
In Mom's Head (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lulu's mother is depressed and has been as far back as she can remember, Lulu is determined to discover the truth behind her listlessness.
Style: serious, sincere, emotional, touching, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, haunted by the past, unfulfilled love, life is a bitch, love and romance, youth, parents and children, mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, secret, intergenerational friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Being 14 (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The lives and turbulent adventures of a bunch of fourteen-year-old teenagers, through the eyes of three young girls - Sarah, Jade and Louise - with one last year to go before high school.
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: friendship, teenage life, coming of age, drug abuse, youth, sexuality, self discovery, college, strong female presence, life is a bitch, friends, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
She's Too Young (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A mother/daughter relationship is thrown off balance when the mother (Marcia Gay Harden) discovers that her "good girl" daughter (Alexis Dziena) is part of a group who are engaging in sexual activities with multiple partners. Such activity ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, serious, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, sexually transmitted disease, parents and children, teenage life, high school life, kids in trouble, society, lifestyle, suburban life, teenage sexuality, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Last Hammer Blow (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When he first enters the Montpellier Opera House, Victor knows nothing about music. Nor does he know his father, Samuel Rovinski, who is there to conduct Mahler’s 6th symphony. To change the course of his suddenly uncertain future, for Nadia his ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: parents and children, coming of age, family relations, single parent, bittersweet, teenage boy, father son relationship, orchestra conductor, playing piano, father son reunion, youth, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Delta (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man comes home to meet his mother and sister after many years away. He finds his mother living with a new boyfriend, and his sister to be grown-up. He begins to settle down in this new place by building a new home for himself on the delta. But ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, emotional, sexy ...
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, forbidden love, parents and children, dysfunctional family, isolation, obsession, human nature, family problems, life is a bitch, homecoming, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hungary, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Love Belongs to Everyone (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Shy, gentle half-wit Dennis, whose only obsession is train-spotting, is released early on account of good behavior after a rape sentence. His parents who run a modest barbershop, skeptic André and Rita, desperately try to keep him out of girl ...
Style: touching, serious, captivating, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: mentally challenged, family relations, rehabilitation, misfit, hopes, life is a bitch, society, forced into action, parents and children, punishment, jail, prison ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Movie in collections
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Tar Angel (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Newly-arrived Ahmed tries to integrate his family to the canadian society, while attempting to control his son's life orientation.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, thought provoking ...
Plot: computer virus, immigrants, muslim, rebellion, rebelliousness, uncover truth, society, youth, life is a bitch, on the run, militant, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: algeria, canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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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, urban ghetto life, society, family problems, parents and children, dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, coming of age, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Lilet Never Happened (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, UK, Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lilet Never Happened is the rollercoaster story of how a young girl, struggling to survive in the streets of Manila, spirals down into child prostitution. She is a fighter. She is a dreamer. She is a rebel and she thinks she can handle the world ...
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: life is a bitch, kids in trouble, social decay, youth, society, prostitute, sexual abuse, pedophilia, social worker, police, child prostitution, child prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: manila philippines, asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Maya (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: MAYA is a coming of age story set against an outlawed brutal practice of ritual rape still occurring in some parts of India.
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, emotional, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: sexual abuse, coming of age, life is a bitch, society, youth, kids in trouble, religions or cults, injustice, introspection, parents and children, moral dilemma, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Northeast (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France, Spain, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, disturbing
Plot: adoption, injustice, unwanted pregnancy, human trafficking, moral dilemma, obsessive quest, life is a bitch, society, family relations, social differences, self discovery, babies and infants ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, france, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Gracie's Choice (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: For as long as she can remember, 16 year-old Gracie has been raising her four siblings, each of whom has a different, absent father and their mother is on the fast track to self-destruction. When these children's lives are about to be pulled ...
Style: sincere, emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Plot: custody battle, teenage girl, custody, coming of age, parents and children, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, family values, youth, life is a bitch, single parent, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Last Winter (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Switzerland, Luxembourg
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young farmer in Central France tries to sustain his spiritual connection to the land amid the crushing pressures of modern agriculture in this brooding drama.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, captivating, gloomy
Plot: countryside, farm, estrangement, workplace situations, society, workplace, nothing goes right, down on your luck, life is a bitch, social relations, village, village life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%