Movies that are like George Washington

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 7.4
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George Washington
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Style: bleak, stylized, atmospheric, realistic, meditative, serious, cerebral, enigmatic, art house, melancholic, talky, lyrical, reflective, gloomy, breathtaking, surreal, harsh, touching, non-linear, philosophical, disturbing, intellectual, artsy, cynical, witty, ironic, dark, scenic, absurd
Audience: kids
Plot: small town, coming of age, redemption, adolescence, teenage life, death, kids in trouble, loneliness, dialogue, childhood, existentialism, hopes, crime gone awry, storytelling, youth, life philosophy, runaway, society, friendship, poetry, pornography, writers, visceral, mentor, catastrophe, sexualized violence, social relations, honest, life is a bitch, friends, children, life & death, culture clash, male nudity, surrealism, nudity (topless - notable), garbage dump, trespassing, sparkler, play fight, teenage superhero, baptism, death of boy, swimming in underwear, fire alarm, hunger, train tracks, head bandage, stray dog, head injury, first kiss, men's bathroom, lunch, aunt nephew relationship, teen smoking, junkyard, car theft, abandoned warehouse, rescue from drowning, saving a life, face mask, fireworks, counseling, amusement park, stolen car, killing a dog, frog, helmet, superhero costume, bear trap, motorcycle, urine, chopping wood, head wound, parade, theft, dead dog, accidental death, snake, skull, thief, neck brace, animal, preacher, u.s. president, rescue, bed, death of friend, church, underwater scene, pigeon, pregnancy, urination, cat, grief, axe, accident, interrogation, teenager, teenage girl
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa, tokyo
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The Last Picture Show
Drama
USA
118 min.
 8.1
Fanny and Alexander
Drama
Sweden, France, West Germany
188 min.
 8.1
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out talky, melancholic, serious and enigmatic films with plots including storytelling, loneliness, mentor, runaway, culture clash, catastrophe and drinking themes mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like George Washington: Ratcatcher (1999), All the Real Girls (2003), Margaret (2011), Old Joy (2006), Towelhead (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ratcatcher
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, stylized, serious, enigmatic, lyrical, gloomy, realistic, melancholic, art house, surreal, rough, reflective, talky, breathtaking, meditative, harsh, scenic, cerebral, dark, depressing, disturbing, colourful, non-linear, clever
Plot: coming of age, runaway, british, friendship, realism, poverty, childhood, loneliness, urban ghetto, dysfunctional family, adolescence, coming-of-age, fantasy world, canal, neighbor, pornography, youth, magic realism, life & death, family relations, bullying, redemption, poetry, guilt, parents and children, dialogue, urban ghetto life, dreams, working class, brutality, mentor, culture clash, vengeance, police investigation, imagination, kids in trouble, drowning, catastrophe, existentialism, surrealism, classic car, life is a bitch, greed, unlikely friendships, children, misfit, identity, society, male nudity, adaptation
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: scotland, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
All the Real Girls
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: realistic, talky, serious, touching, sexy, melancholic, sincere, art house, romantic, atmospheric, stylized, enigmatic, cerebral, interesting, bleak, intense, surreal, breathtaking, cynical, clever, harsh
Audience: date night
Plot: small town, friendship, romance, coming of age, love, love affair, relationships, adolescence, runaway, love and romance, pornography, loneliness, womanizer, buddies, unlikely friendships, dialogue, depression, culture clash, women, dysfunctional family, young lovers, boarding school, best friend, human nature, adaptation, violent, brutality, mentor, art, introspection, couple relations, childhood, life & death, male nudity, catastrophe, obsession, drinking, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, crime gone awry, character study, family, existentialism, storytelling, small town life, virgin, classic car, visceral, sisters, twentysomething life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa, california, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   90%
    User:   100%
 
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 6.5
 14K
Margaret
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, gloomy, melancholic, psychological, light, reflective, enigmatic, talky, bleak, stylized, harsh, intellectual, art house, cerebral, artsy, biting, dramatic
Audience: teens
Plot: innocence lost, high school, teacher, mother daughter relationship, virginity, drugs/alcohol, relationships, haunted by the past, dysfunctional family, character study, drinking, abortion, guilt, teenager, loneliness, teenage life, adolescence, teenagers, coming-of-age, coming of age, runaway, existentialism, world politics, pornography, youth, dialogue, bus, honest, legal action, depression, death, legal, nudity (topless - notable), catastrophe, family relations, crime gone awry, family drama, life is a bitch, obsession, storytelling, visceral, redemption, family, road accident, truth, investigation, witness, police, student, life & death
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   95%
 
 6.7
 5K
Old Joy
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Style: serious, meditative, melancholic, touching, realistic, scenic, talky, enigmatic, reflective, sincere, stylized, lyrical, gloomy, road movie, cerebral, bleak, breathtaking, art house, absurd, harsh, surreal, biting, intellectual, atmospheric, ironic, mumblecore
Plot: friendship, road trip, buddies, on the road, dog, solitude, introspection, nature, loneliness, unlikely friendships, relationships, self discovery, dialogue, existentialism, wilderness, philosophy, storytelling, partners, culture clash, art, couples, catastrophe, first contact, friends, life philosophy, writers, greed, human nature, drugs, depression, couple relations, fantasy world, obsession, thirtysomething life, homeless, adultery, drinking, hopes, imagination, camp, environmental, distopia, nudity (topless - notable), runaway, map, hippie, liberal, weekend, radio, hot spring
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, oregon, europe, usa, london, los angeles, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   74%
 
 7.0
 11K
Towelhead
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, sexual, disturbing, realistic, erotic, sexy, reflective, melancholic, ironic, compassionate, enigmatic, satirical, bleak, art house, stylized, talky
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, sexual abuse, racism, sexuality, child abuse, gulf war, virginity, small town, sex, strong sexual content, adolescence, coming-of-age, pornography, school, single father, runaway, teenager, teenage life, childhood, neighbor, suburbs, gender, culture clash, women, life is a bitch, segregation, sexualized violence, nudity (topless - notable), brutality, obsession, loneliness, hopes, male nudity, adaptation, pedophilia, menstruation, society, bullying, dysfunctional family, classic car, guilt, youth, nudity (full frontal - brief), morality, family problems, friendship, storytelling, family relations, catastrophe, mentor
Time: 90s, year 1990, year 1991, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, california, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   87%
 
 7.4
 5K
Goodbye Solo
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Style: realistic, touching, uplifting, serious, melancholic, enigmatic, meditative, bleak, tense, depressing, road movie, sincere, reflective, cerebral, talky, atmospheric, harsh, compassionate, captivating, bad ending, thought provoking, dark, emotional, dramatic, multicultural, tragic ending
Plot: friendship, immigrants, suicide, aging, loneliness, character study, taxi, depression, interracial relations, mentor, existentialism, life philosophy, unlikely friendships, solitude, life, social differences, drinking, tragedy, terminal illness, greed, relationships, elderly, life & death, storytelling, classic car, hopes, betrayal, eccentricity, redemption, adolescence, coming of age, culture clash, dreams, society, dialogue, journalism, honest, obsession, mental illness, childhood, weapons, friends, father daughter relationship, coming-of-age, sacrifice, crime gone awry, brutality, pornography, paranoid, odd couple
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   79%
 
 6.2
 24K
Palo Alto
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, atmospheric, realistic, touching, melancholic, sexual, talky, enigmatic, bad ending, dramatic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenager, coming of age, small town, drugs, teenagers, drugs/alcohol, teenage life, adolescence, coming-of-age, drinking, virginity, depression, youth, mentor, bullying, loneliness, life philosophy, pornography, unlikely friendships, soccer, unfulfillment, runaway, teacher, cheerleading, school, social relations, friendship, crime gone awry, high school life, storytelling, under the surface, catastrophe, relationships, kids in trouble, weed, society, finnish, sport, teenage sexuality, older man younger woman relationship, stereotypes, bdsm, sex, childhood, nudity (topless - notable), male nudity, vengeance, nerds, immortality
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   71%
 
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 7.9
 6K
The Promise
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Tunisia
Duration: 90 min.
Style: emotional, serious, bleak, reflective, tense, realistic, melancholic, sincere, enigmatic, touching, harsh, talky, atmospheric, meditative, dark humor, ironic, cerebral, surreal, artsy, stylized
Plot: immigrants, coming of age, dysfunctional family, father son relationship, realism, brothers, innocence lost, parents and children, crime gone awry, redemption, working class, youth, life & death, family problems, coming-of-age, childhood, family relations, catastrophe, babies and infants, environment, dealing with death, brutality, pornography, human nature, troubled teen, parent child relationship, siblings relations, culture clash, death in the family, storytelling, teenage life, life is a bitch, gangsters, gunfight, guilt, prostitution, loneliness, society, greed, writers, runaway, existentialism, morality, art, dialogue, relationships, father-son relationship, solitude, life philosophy, mentor
Time: 90s
Place: belgium, europe, antwerp, usa, los angeles, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   65%
 
Thirteen Conversations About One Thing
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: talky, bleak, psychological, clever, serious, gloomy, reflective, intellectual, philosophical, touching, realistic, non-linear, melancholic, depressing, dark humor, cerebral, interesting, tense, cynical, harsh, enigmatic, dramatic, ironic, meditative
Audience: girls' night
Plot: redemption, infidelity, philosophy, depression, drinking, storytelling, destiny, adultery, guilt, drug addiction, human nature, hospital, multiple storylines, midlife crisis, life, existentialism, loneliness, couple relations, life philosophy, relationships, honest, dialogue, sarcasm, dishonesty, life & death, crime gone awry, greed, dialogue driven, mentor, hopes, gangsters, love and romance, solitude, catastrophe, hitman, pornography, couples, mental illness, writers, gunfight, family relations, humanity, corruption, visceral, twists & turns, adaptation, character study, brutality, life is a bitch, false accusation
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   70%
 
 7.2
 28K
Rumble Fish
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, gloomy, surreal, enigmatic, realistic, captivating, reflective, bleak, art house, talky, touching, harsh, cerebral, interesting, ironic, melancholic, colourful
Plot: coming of age, motorcycle, violence, gang, neo noir, existentialism, drinking, juvenile delinquency, friendship, drugs, teenager, gangs, going straight, adolescence, surrealism, runaway, childhood, urban, human nature, mentor, violent, redemption, siblings relations, gangsters, small town, dialogue, adaptation, storytelling, loneliness, crimes, coming-of-age, visceral, youth, street gang, hopes, art, life philosophy, gangster, unlikely friendships, stylish, brutality, crime gone awry, gunfight, drug addiction, dreams, catastrophe, family relations, character study, insanity, mysterious character
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: oklahoma, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   76%
 
Noi the Albino
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland, Germany, UK, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, gloomy, bleak, melancholic, meditative, reflective, harsh, depressing, talky, enigmatic, offbeat, breathtaking, emotional, surreal, dark humor, artsy, absurd, cerebral, stylized, road movie
Plot: friendship, coming of age, isolation, drinking, love, natural disaster, school, death, teacher, gas station, small town, loneliness, village, solitude, depression, parents and children, mentor, coming-of-age, dreams, destiny, teenage life, high school, rebellion, deadpan, existentialism, adolescence, childhood, life philosophy, life & death, life, dull life, storytelling, relationships, village life, vengeance, culture clash, teenager, unlikely friendships, eccentricity, classic car, creativity, poetry, redemption, runaway, pornography, honest, genius, brutality, idealism, youth
Time: contemporary
Place: iceland, hawaii, singapore, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   77%
 
Morvern Callar
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, enigmatic, art house, melancholic, stylized, realistic, meditative, surreal, atmospheric, psychological, reflective, artsy, sincere, bleak, touching, road movie, disturbing, talky, breathtaking, erotic, cerebral, harsh, sexual, psychedelic, intellectual, sexy
Plot: suicide, self discovery, couple relations, on the road, hotel, friendship, sex, death, loneliness, existentialism, life & death, christmas, nudity (topless - notable), pornography, couples, art, dialogue, supermarket, catastrophe, twentysomething life, goth, surrealism, friends, adolescence, writers, solitude, obsession, storytelling, police investigation, guilt, poetry, runaway, best friend, character study, relationships, sexualized violence, drugs, adaptation, life philosophy, culture clash, stylish, vengeance, irreverent, road trip, rave, mentor, life, classic car, moral ambiguity, greed
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, scotland, europe, ibiza
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   66%
 
The Last Picture Show
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, reflective, bleak, melancholic, captivating, talky, sexual, dramatic, earnest, enigmatic, sincere, cynical, atmospheric, touching, depressing, meditative, stylized, lyrical, harsh, compassionate
Plot: innocence lost, coming of age, small town, friendship, mentor, high school, depression, teenager, virginity, death, graduation, loneliness, adolescence, character study, sexuality, coming-of-age, introspection, self discovery, runaway, nudity (topless - notable), drinking, relationships, childhood, unlikely friendships, honest, americana, gunfight, culture clash, rebellion, teenagers, crime gone awry, storytelling, hopes, tragedy, pornography, period piece, high school graduation, elopement, violent, life philosophy, life, morality, love and romance, radio, dialogue, youth, couples, friends, best friends, new love
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: texas, usa, california, mexico, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   68%
 
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Au Hasard Balthazar
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Style: stylized, touching, serious, reflective, meditative, enigmatic, compassionate, bleak, melancholic, talky, heartbreaking, art house, harsh, breathtaking, atmospheric, lyrical, emotional, thought provoking, intellectual, depressing, cerebral, surreal, philosophical, cynical, disturbing, ironic
Plot: redemption, friendship, death, human nature, drinking, animal life, countryside, art, loneliness, life & death, injustice, runaway, existentialism, storytelling, depression, childhood, greed, life, poetry, misfit, culture clash, society, purity, misery, donkey, cruelty, animals, life is a bitch, destiny, artist, women, catastrophe, sacrifice, innocence lost, humanity, morality, fantasy world, french, character study, irreverent, crime gone awry, honest, life philosophy, creativity, parents and children, mentor, hopes, guilt, family relations, relationships
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   60%
 
Taste of Cherry
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 95 min.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, serious, psychological, enigmatic, meditative, talky, realistic, melancholic, reflective, gloomy, sincere, intellectual, harsh, cerebral, stylized, breathtaking, lyrical, art house, surreal, witty, biting, bad ending, satirical
Plot: suicide, existentialism, on the road, loneliness, life, new wave, dialogue, soldier, relationships, obsessive quest, life & death, solitude, haunted by the past, life philosophy, midlife crisis, deadly, character study, death, small town, catastrophe, drinking, classic car, mentor, obsession, gunfight, runaway, pornography, crime gone awry, muslim, driving, greed, creativity, cars, male nudity, god, dialogue driven, storytelling, brutality, childhood, dysfunctional family, redemption, transformation, vengeance, eccentricity, adaptation, addiction, writers, culture clash, poetry, first contact
Time: 90s
Place: iran, middle east, tokyo, tehran iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   61%
 
 7.8
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Mouchette
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Style: bleak, emotional, stylized, disturbing, serious, melancholic, enigmatic, reflective, psychological, realistic, lyrical, meditative, gloomy, compassionate, breathtaking, thought provoking, harsh, talky, heartbreaking, art house, biting, satirical
Plot: coming of age, innocence lost, loneliness, death, brutality, school, teacher, childhood, runaway, dealing with death, village, small town, human nature, adolescence, bullying, poetry, obsession, culture clash, poacher, alibi, suicide, humiliation, solitude, coming-of-age, parents and children, french, women, dysfunctional family, nudity (topless - notable), life & death, haunted by the past, catastrophe, dialogue, greed, mentor, small town life, teenage life, art, kids in trouble, life is a bitch, existentialism, pornography, youth, family problems, assassination, cars, family relations, social relations, environment, alcohol abuse
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   75%
 
 7.0
 4K
Respiro
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Style: serious, reflective, melancholic, sincere, realistic, enigmatic, bleak, scenic, touching, harsh, thought provoking, lyrical, compassionate, talky, disturbing, breathtaking, stylized, cerebral, meditative, erotic, artsy, biting, sexy, ironic, surreal
Plot: island, mental illness, mentally unstable, coming of age, male nudity, magic realism, small town life, relationships, redemption, beautiful scenery, existentialism, society, small town, classic car, loneliness, pornography, social relations, childhood, culture clash, isolation, human nature, catastrophe, dysfunctional family, parents and children, depression, brutality, dialogue, life, working class, multiple storylines, family, storytelling, life & death, god, injustice, family life, psychiatry, unlikely friendships, women, adolescence, friendship, family relations, poetry, mentor, transformation, wife husband relationship, villager, underdog, family drama, gangs
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, tokyo, mediterranean sea, sicily, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   67%
 
 7.2
 123K
Winter's Bone
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, atmospheric, tense, serious, harsh, gloomy, melancholic, depressing, dramatic, road movie, rough, dark, disturbing, intense, talky, stylized, dark humor
Plot: small town, poverty, mental illness, death, violence, neo noir, drinking, track down, drugs/alcohol, down on your luck, realism, drugs, family in crisis, depression, missing person, runaway, secrets, brutality, drug trade, bail, girl, character study, family drama, visceral, dysfunctional family, violent, family, storytelling, culture clash, life is a bitch, greed, loneliness, noir, addiction, moral ambiguity, youth, corruption, tragedy, life & death, family bonds, pornography, court, family problems, redemption, childhood, adaptation, drug abuse, homeless, coming of age, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: missouri, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   79%
 
Movie in collections
 7.1
 14K
Wendy and Lucy
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious, enigmatic, gloomy, bleak, melancholic, road movie, heartbreaking, sad, compassionate, emotional, harsh, meditative, psychological, cerebral, talky, breathtaking, earnest, depressing, stylized, disturbing, bad ending, light
Plot: dog, small town, loneliness, depression, realism, on the road, pets, homeless, travel, character study, storytelling, down on your luck, existentialism, greed, relationships, life philosophy, life is a bitch, life & death, human nature, oil, cars, death, pornography, hopes, society, dialogue, catastrophe, solitude, honest, mentor, capitalism, broken down car, family, mysterious past, journey, scar, survival, friendship, brutality, isolation, mental illness, tragedy, life, betrayal, art, beautiful scenery, dysfunctional family, crime gone awry, guilt, drifter
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: oregon, usa, alaska, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   75%
 
Chelsea Walls
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: talky, serious, touching, gloomy, realistic, reflective, artsy, intellectual, melancholic, stylized, art house, road movie, enigmatic, twist ending, cerebral, meditative, harsh, surreal, intense
Plot: hotel, artist, poetry, loneliness, eccentricity, musician's life, urban, writer's life, existentialism, nudity (topless - notable), storytelling, dialogue, human nature, life philosophy, looking for love, creativity, mentor, art, solitude, addiction, multiple storylines, down on your luck, writers, adaptation, nightlife, parallel universe, artists and showbiz, brutality, life, catastrophe, city life, sexualized violence, mentally unstable, life & death, runaway, rising to stardom, couple relations, crime gone awry, dreams, alcohol abuse, fight scenes, celebrity culture, fantasy world, natural disaster, drug abuse, life is a bitch, first contact, destiny, god, unfulfillment
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, minneapolis minnesota, minnesota, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   61%
 
 6.7
 8K
Undertow
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, suspense, meditative, enigmatic, realistic, harsh, surreal, tense, melancholic, gloomy, lyrical, disturbing, dark, bleak, macabre, talky, art house, intense, interesting, bad ending, scenic, reflective, depressing
Plot: coming of age, single father, runaway, violence, chase, murder, dysfunctional family, drinking, juvenile delinquency, hospital, prison, on the run, farm, storytelling, loneliness, brutality, siblings relations, brothers, kids in trouble, crime, violent, childhood, dialogue, greed, small town, family drama, vengeance, revenge, mentor, pornography, chases and races, tragedy, culture clash, visceral, classic car, danger, betrayal, isolation, coming-of-age, death, secrets, eccentricity, kids and family, character study, youth, police investigation, guilt, adolescence, serial killer, family problems
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa, iceland, mexico, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   60%
 
 7.7
 15K
Distant
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, serious, meditative, art house, enigmatic, melancholic, reflective, gloomy, realistic, sincere, talky, harsh, cerebral, touching, light, breathtaking, psychological, intellectual, emotional, lyrical, stylized
Plot: midlife crisis, loneliness, existentialism, love and romance, depression, isolation, guilt, unfulfillment, urban, pornography, drinking, human nature, relationships, introspection, life & death, life philosophy, dialogue, looking for love, catastrophe, culture clash, art, unemployment, parents and children, small town, down on your luck, alone in the world, mentor, city life, redemption, greed, society, solitude, family relations, life, family bonds, environment, humanity, complex characters, character study, writers, unlikely friendships, runaway, homeless, poverty, storytelling, creativity, brutality, childhood, porn, multiple storylines
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, turkey, tokyo, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   64%
 
Fanny and Alexander
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, France, West Germany
Duration: 188 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, emotional, clever, serious, captivating, enigmatic, thought provoking, reflective, breathtaking, cerebral, bleak, talky, meditative, art house, sincere, melancholic, intellectual, touching, lyrical, harsh, stylized, disturbing, philosophical, witty, cynical, sentimental, gothic
Plot: dysfunctional family, childhood, bishop, christmas, orphan, swedish, surrealism, young heroes, small town, family drama, parents and children, loneliness, ghost, funeral, siblings relations, art, storytelling, death, life & death, culture clash, relationships, guilt, tragedy, character study, greed, runaway, obsession, youth, catastrophe, pornography, parenthood, family problems, child abuse, family relations, complex characters, beautiful scenery, secrets, god, life is a bitch, adaptation, family, dialogue, gunfight, children, human nature, mentor, coming of age, theatre group, child prodigy, sibling relationship
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, turn of the century
Place: sweden, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   59%
 
Movie in collections
 8.1
 20K
Nobody Knows
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 141 min.
Style: bleak, touching, serious, gloomy, realistic, sincere, meditative, melancholic, enigmatic, atmospheric, talky, harsh, breathtaking, scenic, heartbreaking, cerebral, lyrical, earnest, reflective, stylized, depressing
Audience: kids
Plot: innocence lost, childhood, loneliness, realism, family life, children, siblings relations, mentor, greed, runaway, crime gone awry, family in crisis, dysfunctional family, kids in trouble, tragedy, character study, fantasy world, drinking, life is a bitch, art, brutality, unlikely friendships, transformation, youth, catastrophe, friendship, family problems, culture clash, family relations, life philosophy, pornography, dialogue, small town, survival, sibling relationship, gunfight, society, male nudity, storytelling, paranoid, sexualized violence, police investigation, responsibility, negligence, financial problem, abandoned, irresponsible, poverty, troubled, journey
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   68%
 
 7.7
 8K
Faces
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: talky, biting, clever, serious, bleak, stylized, realistic, enigmatic, sincere, harsh, cynical, tense, melancholic, cerebral, art house, meditative, atmospheric, reflective, ironic, psychological, satirical, witty, dark humor, sexy, humorous, sexual, disturbing, intense, surreal
Plot: dysfunctional family, prostitute, suburbs, betrayal, male nudity, drinking, crumbling marriage, human nature, character study, crime gone awry, introspection, loneliness, self discovery, infidelity, art, obsession, dialogue, couple relations, runaway, adultery, love, divorce, pornography, relationships, greed, parents and children, distopia, catastrophe, existentialism, sexual abuse, suburban life, culture clash, sexualized violence, brutality, hotel, addiction, marriage crisis, mentor, eccentricity, unfulfillment, storytelling, depression, paranoid, adaptation, couples, writers, friendship, destiny, visceral, family life
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   69%
 
 8.1
 17K
Winter Light
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 81 min.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, psychological, serious, cerebral, meditative, melancholic, enigmatic, reflective, talky, realistic, depressing, breathtaking, intellectual, gloomy, thought provoking, philosophical, stylized, cynical, emotional, light, harsh, tense, disturbing
Plot: small town, suicide, isolation, existentialism, religion, apocalypse, god, loneliness, clergy, swedish, relationships, love, dialogue driven, life & death, jesus, human nature, village, obsession, depression, introspection, death, redemption, complex characters, childhood, life philosophy, character study, culture clash, dialogue, self discovery, philosophy, storytelling, mentor, infidelity, greed, solitude, pastor, winter, priest, faith, wine, poetry, parents and children, crime gone awry, humanity, runaway, religions or cults, catastrophe, betrayal, drinking, beautiful scenery
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   70%
 
My Own Private Idaho
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: surreal, road movie, atmospheric, serious, captivating, realistic, melancholic, touching, art house, talky, gloomy, reflective, enigmatic, harsh, bleak, stylized, intense, ironic
Plot: friendship, prostitution, gay, shakespeare, sexuality, pornography, coming of age, homosexuality, on the road, dysfunctional family, drugs/alcohol, drinking, loneliness, male nudity, storytelling, gender, existentialism, relationships, life is a bitch, dialogue, homeless, life philosophy, friends, rebellion, runaway, character study, love, drug addiction, obsession, partners, unlikely friendships, love story, drugs, brutality, narcolepsy, male friendship, gay sex, hustler, unrequited love, cocaine, incest, poverty, german, robbery, father son relationship, youth, road trip, life & death, family relations, prostitute
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: idaho, usa, seattle, portland oregon, oregon, washington state, europe, rome italy, seattle washington, italy, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   71%
 
 7.3
 8K
Eve's Bayou
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: captivating, serious, touching, realistic, enigmatic, atmospheric, gloomy, thought provoking, dramatic, heartbreaking, melancholic, emotional, stylized, compassionate, clever, intense, reflective, harsh, absurd, talky, bleak
Plot: infidelity, dysfunctional family, coming of age, incest, father daughter relationship, adultery, storytelling, memory, redemption, uncover truth, betrayal, revenge, family drama, small town, secrets, parents and children, moral ambiguity, family, loneliness, dishonesty, guilt, culture clash, tragedy, childhood, twists & turns, dialogue, all black cast, tavern, superstition, menstruation, aunt niece relationship, curse, society, segregation, youth, memory loss, mentor, vengeance, adaptation, couples, murder, life philosophy, family problems, catastrophe, relationships, family relations, manipulation, writers, character study, runaway
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   64%
 

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Beasts of the Southern Wild
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Style: surreal, emotional, stylized, touching, bleak, atmospheric, serious, offbeat, realistic, heartbreaking, melancholic, sad, captivating, harsh, reflective, talky, compassionate, sentimental, lyrical, enigmatic, breathtaking, artsy, dramatic, gloomy
Plot: coming of age, poverty, childhood, father daughter relationship, storytelling, hospital, single father, natural disaster, terminal illness, child abuse, global warming, storm, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, down on your luck, imagination, life & death, kids in trouble, loneliness, runaway, magic realism, existentialism, life, alone in the world, coming-of-age, depression, fantasy world, pornography, danger, mentor, dreams, destiny, wilderness, society, catastrophe, prehistoric creature, flooding, shrimp, crab, refugee camp, explosive, hurricane, celebration, youth, surrealism, single parent, isolation, family relations, life philosophy, culture clash
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   62%
 
 7.2
 12K
The Apostle
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, touching, psychological, dramatic, biblical, cerebral, interesting, melancholic, road movie, intense, harsh, enigmatic, earnest, bleak, intellectual, atmospheric, light, witty, reflective, stylized
Plot: redemption, small town, christianity, religion, radio, christian, country, religions or cults, god, character study, jesus, coma, dishonesty, drinking, hopes, greed, dialogue, crime gone awry, corruption, storytelling, society, loneliness, life philosophy, forgiveness, minister, preacher, jealousy, social relations, solitude, obsession, clergy, humanity, honest, catastrophe, betrayal, human nature, mentor, stereotypes, culture clash, small town life, demons, complex characters, writers, violent, apostle, radio station, existentialism, atheism, gangsters, life & death
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: texas, louisiana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   58%
 
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