Movies like Love Field

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Love Field (1992)
 6.7
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Love Field (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dallas housewife Lurene Hallett's life revolves around the doings of Jacqueline Kennedy. She is devastated when President Kennedy is shot a few hours after she sees him arrive in Dallas. Despite her husband Ray's prohibition, she decides to attend the funeral in Washington, D.C. Forced to travel by bus, she befriends Jonell, the young black daughter of Paul Couter. Sensing something wrong, her good intentioned interference leads the mixed race threesome on an increasingly difficult journey to Washington with both the police and Ray looking for them.
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, uplifting, feel good, serious, realistic, melancholic, road movie, light ...
Plot: chase, self discovery, on the run, race against time, romance, on the road, interracial relations, society, chases and races, assassination, assassin, interracial romance, airport, racism, african american, feminism, girl, bus, american south, funeral, hairdresser, tragic event, civil rights movement, understanding, democrat ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1968, year 1963
Place: texas, usa, washington d.c., dallas texas, california

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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 life philosophy, mentor, catastrophe, family, storytelling, runaway and destiny mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Love Field: The Trip to Bountiful (1985), Courageous (2011), The Secret Life of Bees (2008), Far from Heaven (2002), Shadrach (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Trip to Bountiful (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Carrie Watts is living the twilight of her life trapped in an apartment in 1940's Houston, Texas with a controlling daughter-in-law and a hen-pecked son. Her fondest wish -- just once before she dies -- is to revisit Bountiful, the small Texas ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, captivating, serious ...
Plot: bus, redemption, small town, americana, self discovery, homecoming, escape, golden years, small town life, obsessive quest, family relations, social relations ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.1
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Courageous (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: As law enforcement officers, Adam Mitchell, Nathan Hayes, and their partners are confident and focused. They willingly stand up to the worst the streets have to offer. Yet at the end of the day, they face a challenge that none of them are truly ...
Style: uplifting, emotional, touching, realistic, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: faith, father, redemption, human spirit, friendship, self discovery, honest law enforcer, friends, family relations, hopes, parents and children, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
The Secret Life of Bees (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Set in South Carolina in 1964, this is the tale of Lily Owens a 14 year-old girl who is haunted by the memory of her late mother. To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father, Lily flees with Rosaleen, her caregiver and only ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, touching, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: racism, coming of age, friendship, domestic violence, civil rights, african american, haunted by the past, teenage life, small town, solace, social differences, society ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1964
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Far from Heaven (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1950s Connecticut, a housewife faces a marital crisis and mounting racial tensions in the outside world.
Style: stylized, emotional, realistic, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: housewife, friendship, suburbs, crumbling marriage, prejudice, racism, infidelity, homosexuality, psychiatrist, christmas, hypocrisy, divorce ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century
Place: connecticut, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 6.4
 1K
Shadrach (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1935, 99-year-old former slave Shadrach asks to be buried on the soil where he was born to slavery, and that land is owned by the large Dabney family, consisting of Vernon, Trixie and their seven children, and to bury a black man on that land is ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: slave, slavery, friendship, social differences, family relations, parents and children, injustice, working class, americana, dysfunctional family, racism, life is a bitch ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: virginia, alabama, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.6
 135K
I Am Sam (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Sam has the mental capacity of a 7-year-old. He has a daughter with a homeless woman who abandons them when they leave the hospital, leaving Sam to raise Lucy on his own. But as Lucy grows up, Sam's limitations start to become a problem and the ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, realistic, uplifting ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mentally challenged, parents and children, against the odds, single parent, lawyer, parenthood, social worker, custody, arrest, neighbor, judge, birthday ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.0
 437K
Rain Man (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.
Style: uplifting, touching, sincere, captivating, road movie ...
Plot: autism, mentally challenged, siblings relations, greed, redemption, road trip, on the road, yuppie, self discovery, brother brother relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, frustration ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, cincinnati ohio, texas, usa, missouri ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.5
 25K
Nell (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In a remote woodland cabin, a small town doctor discovers Nell - a beautiful young hermit woman with many secrets.
Style: touching, emotional, psychological, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: isolation, feral child, self discovery, power relations, doctors and patients, wilderness, family, psychologist, innocence lost, mother daughter relationship, forest, autism ...
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Defiant Ones (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Monroe and 'Joker' Johnson are two prisoners who despise each other. But after their prison transport crashes, they manage to escapechained to each other.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, escape, friends, interracial relations, fugitives, on the run, friendship, buddies, partners, society, chases and races, reluctant partners ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story of an old Jewish widow named Daisy Werthan and her relationship with her colored chauffeur Hoke. From an initial mere work relationship grew in 25 years a strong friendship between the two very different characters in a time when those ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: elderly, civil rights, master and servant, friendship, golden years, jewish, funeral, african american, racial slur, self discovery, thanksgiving, car accident ...
Time: 1950s, 1960s, 1940s, 40s, 60s ...
Place: usa, georgia, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Deep End of the Ocean (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Michelle Pfeiffer is ferocious in the role of a desperate mother whose 3-year-old son disappears during her high school reunion. Nine years later, by chance, he turns up in the town in which the family has just relocated. Based on Jacquelyn ...
Style: psychological, emotional, sentimental, touching, gloomy ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: reunion, kidnapping, missing person, missing child, boy, disappearance, family life, youth, police detective, coming of age, couples, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.7
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Bounce (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man switches plane tickets with another man who dies in that plane in a crash. The man falls in love with the deceased one's wife.
Style: emotional, sentimental, sincere, melancholic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: widow, romance, destiny, love and romance, starting over, haunted by the past, hopes, encounter, husband wife relationship, airport, advertising, family ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
My Name Is Khan (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Rizwan Khan, a Muslim from the Borivali section of Mumbai, has Asperger's syndrome. He marries a Hindu single mother, Mandira, in San Francisco. After 9/11, Rizwan is detained by authorities at LAX who treat him as a terrorist because of his ...
Style: touching, uplifting, sincere, sentimental, inspirational ...
Plot: muslim, false accusation, mental illness, prejudice, autism, racism, journey, true love, optimism, fall in love, hopes, redemption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.7
 11K
The War (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The son of a Vietnam War Veteran must deal with neighborhood bullies as well as his dad's post-traumatic stress disorder while growing up in the deep south in the 1970's.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, coming of age, bullying, vietnam veteran, war, vietnam war, parents and children, society, understanding, alcohol abuse, haunted by the past, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: vietnam, mississippi, asia, usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.6
 125
Lily in Winter (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lily Covington, a Manhattan housekeeper, embarks on a trip to the rural Alabama town of her youth. To Lily's surprise, her employer's nine-year-old son Michael stows away for the ride. Together, Lily and Michael realize just how alike and ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, uplifting, realistic ...
Plot: missing person, on the run, kidnapping, switching roles, crimes, interracial relations, family relations, society, nanny, racism, train, police ...
Time: 90s
Place: alabama, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Help (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, India, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Aibileen Clark is a middle-aged African-American maid who has spent her life raising white children and has recently lost her only son; Minny Jackson is an African-American maid who has often offended her employers despite her family's ...
Style: touching, uplifting, thought provoking, emotional, inspirational ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: racism, friendship, master and servant, maid, discrimination, storytelling, hopes, social relations, interracial relations, against the rules, exploitation, racial issues ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1963
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Personal Effects (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Walter is a rising star in the NCAA wrestling world until his life is ripped apart by the brutal murder of his sister. Returning home to console his mother Gloria he seeks vengeance on the man who is accused of the crime. A chance meeting with a ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, touching, depressing
Plot: couple relations, haunted by the past, romance, wrestling, petty job, vengeance, support group, wrestler, mentor, tragedy, depression, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.8
 1K
Raggedy Man (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nita, a divorced mother of two boys, is stuck working as a telephone operator in a small Texas town in World War II. Her friendship with a sailor on leave causes tongues to wag in town.
Style: serious, sincere, gloomy, realistic, enigmatic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: small town, friendship, americana, couples, small town life, human nature, society, friends, family relations, parents and children, social relations, danger ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 7.4
 2K
Chocolate (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany, Cameroon
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young French woman returns to the vast silence of West Africa to contemplate her childhood days in a colonial outpost in Cameroon. Her strongest memories are of the family's houseboy, Protee - a man of great nobility, intelligence and beauty ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sincere, atmospheric ...
Plot: racism, colonialism, interracial relations, coming of age, culture clash, youth, jazz, social differences, society, family relations, parents and children, power relations ...
Time: 1950s, 80s, 20th century
Place: africa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.9
 10K
My Life (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: It seems that Bob Jones has everything a man could want, namely a fulfilling job and a beautiful, pregnant wife, Gail. But Bob's life is turned upside-down when he is diagnosed with cancer and given four months to live -- not even enough time ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, sincere, sad ...
Plot: terminal illness, reconciliation, death, pregnancy, self discovery, family life, couple relations, unfulfillment, child birth, parents and children, life is a bitch, cancer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Clara's Heart (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: David is a teenager whose parents are in a deteriorating marriage after their infant daughter dies. Clara is a chambermaid at a Jamaican resort who's hired to be a housekeeper. She and David develop a close bond, opening his eyes and heart to ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, realistic, serious ...
Plot: grief, racism, dysfunctional family, couple relations, friends, parents and children, family relations, family in crisis, friendship, haunted by the past, master and servant, self discovery ...
Time: 80s
Place: jamaica, baltimore, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Rambling Rose (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rose, is taken in by the Hillyer family to serve as a 1930s housemaid so that she can avoid falling into a life of prostitution. Rose's appearence and personality is such that all men fall for her, and Rose knows it. She can't help herself ...
Style: sexual, sexy, emotional, touching, erotic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, hospital, small town, self discovery, love, great depression, love and romance, prostitute, nanny, introspection, liberal, couple relations ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: georgia, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Places in the Heart (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In 1930s Southern US, a widow and her family try to run their cotton farm with the help of a disparate group of friends.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: farm, small town, friendship, racism, widow, redemption, hopes, love and romance, family relations, outside help, family problems, human spirit ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 7.0
 5K
The Doctor (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Jack McKee is a doctor with it all: he's successful, he's rich, and he has no problems.... until he is diagnosed with throat cancer. Now that he has seen medicine, hospitals, and doctors from a patient's perspective, he realises that ...
Style: psychological, uplifting, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: hospital, doctor, surgery, doctors and patients, coldhearted, redemption, parents and children, intern, terminal illness, introspection, human nature, human spirit ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: medical school, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Falling in Love Again (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Harry and Sue Lewis met in the 40s as teenagers living in the Bronx. He was an aspiring architect, she was the most beautiful girl in school, and both had a fondness for bran muffins. They fell in love, got married, moved to Los Angeles, and had two ...
Style: psychological, touching, sentimental, serious, realistic ...
Plot: reunion, love, memory, midlife crisis, high school reunion, romance, infidelity, teenage life, family problems, love affair, couples, youth ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, 40s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Man Without a Face (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story of a relationship between a teacher and his troubled pupil. Justin McLeod is a former teacher who lives as a recluse on the edge of town. His face is disfigured from an automobile accident and fire ten years before in which a boy was ...
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, inspirational, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, injustice, disfigurement, teacher, social misfits, false accusation, physical appearance, teaching the ways of the world, secret, gossip and rumors, mysterious character, suspicion ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
An American Rhapsody (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A Hungarian family forced to flee the Communist country for the United States, must leave a young daughter behind. Six years later the family arranges to bring the absent daughter to the United States where she has trouble adjusting. The daughter ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, sincere, serious ...
Plot: friendship, cold war, hungarian, immigrants, coming of age, family, society, on the run, teenage life, americana, human nature, misfit ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, 1950s, 1960s ...
Place: hungary, europe, california, usa, budapest hungary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Extraordinary Measures (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Working-class father John Crowley is finally on the fast track to corporate success when his two young children, Megan and Patrick, are diagnosed with Pompe disease - a condition that prevents the body from breaking down sugar. With the support of ...
Style: sincere, serious, sentimental, inspirational, touching ...
Audience: kids, chick flick
Plot: race against time, cure, human spirit, hopes, against the odds, unlikely partners, family in crisis, parents and children, child illness, family problems, doctors and patients, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, las vegas, boston, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Sandpiper (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A free-spirited artist (Elizabeth Taylor), who lives near California's Big Sur, meets the administrator (Richard Burton) of the parochial school that her young son attends and lures the cleric away from his wife (Eva Marie Saint).
Style: sentimental, sincere, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: school, clergy, love, friendship, love triangle, beach, infidelity, unwed mother, deer, romance, boarding school, couples ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.1
 3K
Normal (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A Midwestern husband and father announces his plan to have a sex change operation.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, thought provoking, sentimental ...
Plot: transsexual, gender bending, small town, family life, couples, parents and children, family relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, couple relations, small town life, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%