Movies like Road, Movie

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Road, Movie (2009)
 6.9
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Road, Movie (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: VISHNU, a restless young man, itches to escape his father's faltering hair oil business. An old truck beckons, which Vishnu sees as his ticket to freedom. He offers to drive the antique Chevy across the desert to the sea, where it has been sold to a local museum. As he sets off across the harsh terrain, he discovers he's not merely transporting a battered vehicle, but an old touring cinema. Along the way, Vishnu reluctantly picks up a young runaway, a wandering old entertainer, and a striking gypsy woman. Together they roam the barren land, searching for water and an elusive fair. The journey turns dire when they are waylaid by corrupt cops and a notorious warlord. The key to their freedom is the eccentric collection of films and the two forty-year-old film projectors in the back of the truck. As in 1001 Nights, if the films are good, they live and move on.
Style: atmospheric, sincere, sentimental, feel good, road movie, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: on the road, desert, self discovery, dull life, human nature, leaving home, road trip, film projector, truck, dialogue, village, family relations, parents and children, fall in love, hopes, hitchhiker, unfulfillment, twentysomething life, death, water, torture, swimming, mechanic, auto mechanic, police station ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about on the road, self discovery, road trip, family relations, parents and children, hopes and redemption mostly in Comedy, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Road, Movie: Intimate Stories (2002), Cleopatra (2003), Refuge (2010), The Guilt Trip (2012), Reach Me (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Intimate Stories (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three people and a baby set off on separate journeys, along the same road; their disparate dreams and stories intertwine amidst the breathtaking deserted Patagonic route.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, sincere, semi serious ...
Plot: on the road, down on your luck, small town life, human nature, friendship, small town, rise to the top, parents and children, hopes, destiny, redemption, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: argentina, latin america, patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Good Luck Charlie, It's Christmas! (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Teddy Duncan's middle-class family embarks on a road trip from their home in Denver to visit Mrs. Duncans Parents, the Blankenhoopers, in Palm Springs. When they find themselves stranded between Denver and Utah, they try to hitch a ride to Las ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, family, parents and children, family relations, family life, on the road, road trip, youth, paintball, crying, desert, sunburn ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 6.8
 555
Cleopatra (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A retired teacher and a soap star leave their routines and the men in their lives behind and embark on a weekend trip.
Style: humorous, emotional, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, human nature, love and romance, hopes, fall in love, parents and children, golden years, couple relations, unfulfillment, on the road, introspection, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.4
 80
Refuge (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The shimmering New Mexico sun bleaches the earth and reflects off towering thunderheads. From inside an RV nestled among the desert brush just off a barely-paved road, the middle-of-nowhere silence is broken by one quick and alarming gunshot. ...
Style: offbeat, touching, humorous, semi serious, dark humor ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: desert, on the road, hopes, unlikely couple, crime, disorder, starting over, spouse killer, love and romance, crimes, fall in love, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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 5.8
 34K
The Guilt Trip (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An inventor and his mom hit the road together so he can sell his latest invention.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: road trip, on the road, single parent, salesman, parents and children, family relations, protective parent, parent child relationship, overprotective mother, talking while driving, mother son relationship, lone hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cross country, usa, new jersey, san francisco, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Hector and the Search for Happiness (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, Canada, UK, South Africa, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Hector is a quirky psychiatrist who has become increasingly tired of his humdrum life. As he tells his girlfriend, Clara, he feels like a fraud: he hasn’t really tasted life, and yet he’s offering advice to patients who are just not getting any ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, entertaining, inspirational, surreal ...
Plot: self discovery, introspection, adventure, travel, happiness, teaching the ways of the world, road not taken, escapades, psychiatrist, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, midlife crisis, life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, africa, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 4.9
 2K
Reach Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Each member of a group of people has a connection to a self-help book authored by a reclusive former football coach.
Style: feel good, touching, serious, uplifting, realistic
Plot: self discovery, drugs/alcohol, redemption, rising to stardom, hopes, human nature, human spirit, police, recluse, journalist, isolation, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.3
 4K
The Clown (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The life of the owners of Circus Esperança, Puro Sangue e Pangaré, father and son, who plays two clowns. At a certain point, Pangaré starts showing tiredness and sadness for being an unhappy clown.
Style: realistic, offbeat, touching, semi serious, humorous
Plot: unfulfillment, circus, introspection, identity crisis, on the road, escapades, hopes, follow your dream, countryside, self discovery, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 312
Bass Ackwards (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A man coming off a disastrous affair with a married woman has a lyrical, strange and comedic cross-country journey in a modified VW bus.
Style: sincere, serious, atmospheric, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: human nature, on the road, redemption, obsessive quest, self discovery, escapades, hopes, volkswagen bus, homelessness, sleeping bag, wandering, farmer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, seattle, cross country, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Thing About My Folks (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ben's dad Sam shows up one night with a note from Ben's mother (Sam's wife of 46 years), that she has left. While Ben's wife and his three sisters try to find her, Ben takes Sam on a day trip to see a farmhouse that's for ...
Style: talky, feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
Plot: family relations, on the road, self discovery, family life, couples, overbearing, parents separation, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, golden years, baseball game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.4
 2K
On My Way (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Deneuve plays sassy grandmother Cathy who takes to the road after being betrayed by her lover and learning her business is on the verge of bankruptcy on the same day. During a weeklong odyssey across France, she spends time with a grandson she ...
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, road movie, semi serious
Plot: on the road, elderly, strong female character, parents and children, family relations, self discovery, estrangement, restaurant, countryside, aging, starting over, strong female lead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Last Local of 1:40 (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic
Plot: gambling, prostitute, train, kidnapping, life turned upside down, adventure, crime, nothing goes right, gangsters, escapades, bollywood, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Harry and Tonto (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Harry is a retired teacher in his 70s living in the Upper West Side of New York City where his late wife and he raised his children--where he's lived all his life. When the building he lives in is torn down to make way for a parking garage, ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, feel good, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, road trip, aging, on the road, americana, hitchhiker, eviction, cat, redemption, hopes, family relations, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, arizona, chicago illinois, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.7
 102K
Nebraska (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An aging, booze-addled father takes a trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim what he believes to be a million-dollar sweepstakes prize.
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, sincere, stylized ...
Plot: small town, aging, road trip, on the road, elderly, pickup truck, dementia, obsessive quest, delusion, snow, relatives, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nebraska, usa, montana, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.4
 39K
Transamerica (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Bree is about to get a sex change operation that will finally allow her to actually be what she’s already been in her mind for a long time: a transitioned woman. Yet before this happens she suddenly runs into her son who ends up coming for the ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, humorous, road movie ...
Plot: transsexual, hidden identity, gender bending, therapist, cocaine, road trip, psychiatrist, on the road, self discovery, transsexuality, family relations, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Finding Fanny (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man embarks on a road trip to find his lost love.
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, road movie
Audience: date night
Plot: on the road, aging, lovers reunited, romance, unlikely partners, unfulfilled love, village life, love and romance, social relations, bollywood, friendship, punjab ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.1
 3K
Tulpan (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Kazakhstan, Russia, Germany, Poland, Switzerland, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Asa, a young and cheerful dreamer, returns from his Russian naval service to his sister’s nomadic family on the desolate Hunger Steppe of central Asia, so that he can begin his own life as a shepherd. But before he can tend a flock of his own, Asa ...
Style: touching, offbeat, realistic, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Plot: arranged marriage, follow your dream, hopes, desert, ethnic, family disapproval, obsessive quest, unfulfillment, love and romance, unfulfilled love, rejection, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kazakhstan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
A Birder's Guide to Everything (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: David Portnoy, a 15-year-old birding fanatic, thinks that he's made the discovery of a lifetime. So, on the eve of his father's remarriage, he escapes on an epic road trip with his best friends to solidify their place in birding history.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, teenage life, drugs/alcohol, escapades, parent getting married, animal life, obsessive quest, best friends, youth, friends, on the road ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new england, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Smoke Signals (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Young Indian man Thomas is a nerd in his reservation, wearing oversize glasses and telling everyone stories no-one wants to hear. His parents died in a fire in 1976, and Thomas was saved by Arnold. Arnold soon left his family, and Victor hasn't ...
Style: touching, realistic, witty, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, native americans, friendship, self discovery, family problems, obsessive quest, escapades, native, human nature, death in the family, cliche, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: phoenix arizona, arizona, india, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.9
 2K
Land Ho! (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Iceland, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A pair of former brothers-in-law embark on a road trip through Iceland.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: aging, on the road, road trip, human spirit, golden years, friends, friendship, elderly, buddies, disorder, self discovery, highway travel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iceland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.7
 27K
Interstate 60 (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An aspiring painter meets various characters and learns valuable lessons while traveling across America.
Style: offbeat, enigmatic, surreal, witty, road movie ...
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, wish come true, road trip, on the road, choice, self fulfillment, dream girl, hitchhiker, changing the past or future, imaginary, surrealism, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.8
 508
Patagonia (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Argentina, UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Patagonia narrates the journeys of two women - one looking for her past, the other for her future. The film inter-cuts between their stories, in which one of them travels south to north through the Welsh springtime and the other east to west through ...
Style: uplifting, realistic, atmospheric, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: couple relations, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, love and romance, society, desert, elderly, on the road, escape from reality, golden years, hopes, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, latin america, argentina, wales ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
A Family Thing (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Earl Pilcher Jr., runs an equipment rental outfit in Arkansas, lives with his wife and kids and parents, and rarely takes off his gimme cap. His mother dies, leaving a letter explaining he's not her natural son, but the son of a Black woman who ...
Style: touching, realistic, uplifting, semi serious, sincere ...
Plot: biracial, letter, self discovery, parents and children, family problems, death in the family, family life, human nature, society, introspection, family relations, step siblings ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: arkansas, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Bonjour Monsieur Shlomi (2003)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Israel
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 16 years old Shlomi lives with his restless mother, his soldier brother and their ill grandfather. Although not doing well in school, Shlomi is a gifted cook and takes care of most household chores. One day, the school's principal finds out ...
Style: uplifting, realistic, touching, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: coming of age, high school, youth, self discovery, family relations, prodigy, teenage love, human nature, high school life, innocence lost, family life, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.2
 308
Full Grown Men (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A man stuck in the reveries of his youth tracks down the boyhood friend he once tormented, only to find that simpler times were more complicated than he thought.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, sentimental ...
Plot: mermaid, amusement park, adolescence vs adulthood, looking for sex, disgruntled, theme park, misfit, moral dilemma, couple relations, friends, family relations, midlife crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Wish I Was Here (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Aidan Bloom, a struggling actor, father and husband, is 35 years old and still trying to find a purpose for his life. He and his wife are barely getting by financially and Aidan passes his time by fantasizing about being the great futuristic ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sincere, humorous, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, thirtysomething life, actor's life, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, direction and purpose, adolescence vs adulthood, artists and showbiz, family relations, brother brother relationship, strong female character, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.4
 774
Suddenly (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marcia (Tatiana Saphir), a frumpy and overweight salesgirl who seems to lead a banal and dreary existence, goes to work one day. As she walks she catches the eye of a feisty butch punk woman named Mao (Carla Crespo) who tells Marcia she wants to ...
Style: sexual, touching, offbeat, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: punk, self discovery, gays and lesbians, love and romance, unlikely couple, human nature, gender, dull life, on the road, taxi, kidnapping, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 2K
Bonneville (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three women take a road trip to Santa Barbara in order to deliver the ashes of one of their dead husbands to his resentful daughter. Faced with the decision of a lifetime, Arvilla Holden hijacks her two best friends and sets off in a vintage ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: on the road, friendship, hitchhiker, human nature, best friends, family relations, friends, couples, death in the family, elderly, golden years, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, idaho, nevada, usa, new mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
 171K
Chef (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Chef Carl Casper suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner, he is left to figure out what's next. Finding himself in Miami, he teams up with ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, light, road movie ...
Plot: chef, cooking and food, road trip, father son relationship, starting over, kitchen, staff, workplace situations, financial problem, food, internet, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: miami, florida, los angeles, california, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Go-Getter (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When his mother dies, a teenager takes a road-trip in a stolen car to find his long-lost brother. Along the way he discovers a profound connection with the car-owner and with himself as well.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, offbeat, humorous ...
Plot: coming of age, road trip, on the road, car thief, friendship, introspection, society, misfit, hopes, suburban life, social misfits, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: oregon, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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