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With the Girl of Black Soil (2007)
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With the Girl of Black Soil (2007)
Original name: 검은 땅의 소녀와
Genre: Drama
Country: France, South Korea
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small village in the Kanwondo region, a 9 year old girl, her brother Tong-gu - who is mentally handicapped - and their father Hyegon. Hyegon has an accident in the mines, loses his job and receives no compensation. It becomes increasingly difficult to hold onto hope, to find another job and to cope with his children. Nine-year-old Yeong-lim (Yu) has a slightly older brother, Dong-gu (Park Hyeon-woo), who's mentally handicapped, and a father, Hye-geon (Jo Yung-jin), who's lost his job in the mines and received no compensation. Add to that the family's simple home is skedded for demolition and neighbors are moving away. While dad sits around drinking and looking depressed, Yeong-lim tries to keep the family going by stealing food and arranging for Dong-gu to attend a specialist school. But her solution for her father's health problems has deadly consequences.
Plot: handicapped, school, illness, hospital, miner, mine, single father, bus, father daughter relationship, mentally challenged, brother sister relationship, car accident, chicken, loss of job, karaoke, pneumonia, poison, child as adult
Place: south korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and disturbing films with plots about father daughter relationship, hospital, family relations, school, car accident, brother sister relationship and death mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like With the Girl of Black Soil: Halam Geldi (2013), Crying for Love (2008), With a Girl of Himalaya (2008), My Mother (2015), The Girl from the Chartreuse (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Halam Geldi (2013)
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Duration: 100 min.
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Crying for Love (2008)
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Duration: 85 min.
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With a Girl of Himalaya (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea, France
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: emotional, surreal, realistic, serious, atmospheric
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Duration: 116 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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41%
 6.7
 2K
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40%