Movies like Daybreak 2003

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Daybreak (2003)
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Daybreak (2003)
Original name: Om jag vänder mig om
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Sweden, shortly before Christmas. Surgeon Rickard is told the job he expected goes to a Dane, because of his substance abuse. It's too late to cancel dinner with his in-laws. The guest couple announces their in-vitro is a success. Then Richard's wife learns he cheated her with Sofie. Meanwhile ugly hag Anita trades drugs to afford a taser to use on her ex Olof and his former physiotherapist. Workaholic builder Anders is disgusted by his grieve-deranged client Knut's plan and decides to spend time on his family, not just money.
Style: psychological, sincere, touching, bleak, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: infidelity, vengeance, family problems, crumbling marriage, family relations, parents and children, couples, love affair, redemption, introspection, dishonesty, couple relations, husband wife relationship, drug addiction, love and romance, society, promotion, human nature, hopes, unfulfillment, golden years, friendship, party, priest, house ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, eastern europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and sincere films with plots about unfulfillment, couples, crumbling marriage, family problems, family relations, couple relations and infidelity mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like Daybreak: Webdultery (2010), You (2007), The Pumpkin Eater (1964), Heaven's Heart (2008), Pleasure Party (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Webdultery (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A couple in a failing marriage begin to cheat on each other using the power of the internet.
Style: realistic, sexy, emotional, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, couple relations, extramarital affair, unfulfillment, couples, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, love and romance, sexual relations, affair, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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You (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Michèle shares her life with Paul, her husband and work colleague. She has a lover, Thomas, a musician with whom she has been having a passionate affair for some time. Attracted by Thomass non-conformity and lust for life, Michèle abandons her ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, psychological, gloomy
Plot: love triangle, breakup, sexual promiscuity, cheating wife, life turned upside down, love affair, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, romance, couples, family relations, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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The Pumpkin Eater (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The study of a marriage. Jo has five children and husband number two when she meets writer Jake Armitage. She leaves this husband to marry Jake, and his career takes off. A few years and at least one child later, Jo is deeply depressed, breaking ...
Style: realistic, serious, clever, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: children, writers, family relations, existentialism, mental disorder, marriage, strong female presence, love and romance, hopes, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, england, london
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Heaven's Heart (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two couples, old friends, end up in a heated debate over adultery at a dinner party.
Style: psychological, realistic, talky, captivating, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, love affair, best friends, couples, estrangement, unfulfillment, society, anniversary, couple relations, introspection, family problems, marriage ...
Place: sweden, denmark, eastern europe
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Pleasure Party (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Phillipe and Esther live an apparently idyllic life with their daughter, Elise. In an attempt to preserve this bliss, Phillipe decides that he and Esther should each have affairs, being sure to tell each other openly about them. The plan backfires ...
Style: realistic, sincere, bleak, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: swinger couple, swinger, sexual relations, family life, family problems, older man younger woman marriage, husband wife relationship, dishonesty, couples, open marriage, family relations, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
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Open Window (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The engagment between a struggling photographer and an assistant professor is marred by an act of violence.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, sincere
Plot: rape, dysfunctional family, introspection, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couples, family problems, couple relations, haunted by the past, female nudity, family in crisis, vegetarian ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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A Streetcar Named Desire (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Blanche Dubois goes to visit her pregnant sister and husband Stanley in New Orleans. Stanley doesn't like her, and starts pushing her for information on some property he know was left to the sisters. He discovers she has mortgaged the place and ...
Style: disturbing, serious, touching, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: sister sister relationship, family problems, family relations, abusive husband, rape, redemption, infidelity, obsession, couples, unfulfillment, love and romance, haunted by the past ...
Time: 50s
Place: new orleans, mississippi, usa
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Sofie (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden
Duration: 146 min.
Story: From 1886 to 1907 in the life of Sofie, a Jew in Copenhagen who is nearly 29, with no marital prospects, living with her loving parents
Style: talky, realistic, serious, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: minimal dialogue, girl, religions or cults, family problems, couples, family relations, dishonesty, society, love and romance, hopes, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: denmark, europe
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Phantom Pain (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Marc is a passionate cyclist and urban slacker who avoids work and responsibility. Marc's life changes from one moment to the next when he suffers a life-changing accident. He can either wallow in self-pity or tackle the beast called life with ...
Style: serious, touching, sincere, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: cyclist, couple relations, hopes, life is a bitch, disability, human nature, human spirit, parents and children, redemption, misfit, family relations, new love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
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Plans for Tomorrow (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Three stories intertwined which occur in a single day. The day Ines discovers she is pregnant, Antonia decides to abandon her family and Marian realizes she is going to die.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, emotional, touching ...
Plot: friendship, friends, introspection, family relations, family problems, couples, midlife crisis, woman in danger, singleness, pregnancy, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
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51%
The Best Intentions (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, UK, Italy, Norway, Iceland
Duration: 182 min.
Story: The story of Ingmar Bergman's parents. In 1909, poor theology student Henrik Bergman falls in love with Anna Åkerbloom, the daughter of a rich family in Uppsala. After their wedding Henrik becomes a priest in the north of Sweden. After a few ...
Style: sincere, realistic, talky, touching, emotional ...
Plot: family relations, clergy, wedding, infidelity, dysfunctional family, family problems, crumbling marriage, social differences, fall in love, parents and children, unfulfillment, romance ...
Place: eastern europe
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48%
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Providence (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Clive Langham (Sir John Gielgud) spends one tormenting night in his bed suffering from health problems and thinking up a story based on his relatives. He is a bitter man and he shows, through flashbacks, how spiteful, conniving and treacherous his ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, serious, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: aging, dysfunctional family, family relations, father son relationship, terminal illness, crumbling marriage, writer's life, unfulfillment, human nature, couple relations, parents and children, writers ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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48%
Behind the Mask (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Bob Shushan is an overworked and absent father who runs a centre for the mentally and physically challenged. When Shushan suffers a heart attack, his life is saved by James Jones, a young patient at the center. The two men forge a friendship and ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, touching, psychological
Plot: christian, love and romance, unfulfillment, unlikely couple, single parent, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, mentally unstable, hopes, dysfunctional family, introspection, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Little Jerusalem (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orthodox Jewish teen living with her family in France attempts to balance her religious upbringing with her increasingly complex view of the outside world.
Style: serious, sincere, touching, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: self discovery, culture clash, crumbling marriage, love and romance, society, lifestyle, couples, family problems, social differences, infidelity, youth, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, middle east, israel
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Everyday (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This film charts the relationship between a man imprisoned for drug smuggling and his wife and is being shot over the course of five years, a few weeks at a time.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: confined, parents and children, life is a bitch, family relations, hopes, couples, prison, husband wife relationship, drug smuggling, society, youth, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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Family Secrets (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Autumn 1978 in suburban Sweden. Everything seems to be fine with the middle class Bendrick family with their two teenage children and a younger son, until the mother starts seeing her first love again after 20 years. Just like their badly built ...
Style: realistic, suspense, captivating, sentimental
Plot: infidelity, life turned upside down, family life, love affair, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, family problems, under the surface, teenage life, parents and children, couple relations, family in crisis ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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Prague (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Christoffer and Maja's trip to Prague to bring back Chistoffer's deceased father, evolves into the story of a brake-up. With the dead father lurking in the background, secrets gradually emerge threatening to destroy their marriage.
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: love, marriage, family relations, infidelity, dysfunctional family, family problems, estrangement, parents and children, couples, resentment, emotionless, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: czech republic, denmark, europe, central europe, prague
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Volcano (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland, Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hannes is an old man who has grown apart from his children. Recently retired when his wife gets ill he tries to reconcile with them and to atone for his cold demeanor in the past.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, emotional, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, introspection, family reunited, aging, estrangement, redemption, family feud, unfulfillment, hopes, marriage, retirement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iceland, europe
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46%
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Morlang (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, a chilling psychological drama. A couple's secret pact takes an unexpected, sinister turn.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, non-linear ...
Plot: betrayal, art, infidelity, haunted by the past, couple relations, love and romance, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couples, family problems, vengeance, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland, europe, spain
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46%
Two Is a Happy Number (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman has difficulty understanding why her husband walks out on her. Alone for the first time, she finds life difficult to cope with and for a time lives with the hope that her husband will come back to her. After uncovering disturbing new ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, gloomy, sincere ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: feminist, divorce, dating, marriage, support group, friendship, starting over, manipulation, sexual content, friends, breakup, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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46%
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Limbo (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Sonia arrives in Trinidad with her two children to join her husband Jo who is working as an oil engineer. On the surface she lives a life of luxury in a large houses with servants. The days are uneventful and blend together into an everlasting ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: family problems, couples, introspection, infidelity, social relations, dishonesty, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, children, love affair, monastery, strong female presence ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: caribbean
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Between Strangers (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three women confront their pasts which changes their futures.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, exciting, sentimental ...
Plot: vengeance, hopes, haunted by the past, forbidden love, family relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, introspection, human nature, parents and children, friend, long lost daughter ...
Time: contemporary, year 2001
Place: canada, angola, toronto ontario canada
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A Doll's House (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nora Helmer has years earlier committed a forgery in order to save the life of her authoritarian husband Torvald. Now she is being blackmailed lives in fear of her husband's finding out and of the shame such a revelation would bring to his ...
Style: talky, serious, realistic, psychological, clever ...
Plot: couples, social differences, working class, introspection, family problems, human nature, gender, society, unfulfillment, loneliness, women, christmas ...
Time: 19th century
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44%
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All Is Forgiven (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Victor lives in Vienna with Annette, his beautiful Austrian wife and their daughter Pamela. It’s spring. Fleeing his work, Victor spends his days outside: he plays with Pamela, pays a visit to Annette’s parents, loiters in the park with the drug ...
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: drug addiction, redemption, teenager, addiction, parents and children, crumbling marriage, family relations, family problems, life is a bitch, hopes, unfulfillment, estrangement ...
Time: 20th century, contemporary, 21st century, 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, austria
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44%
Dancing in the Dark (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Via the New York Times: "To all outward appearances, Edna Cormick (Martha Henry) is the perfect housewife.... She's married to a man who'll stand up in public and say, "This is my wife," so that there'll be no confusion ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Plot: feminist, infidelity, mental illness, murder, hospital, crimes, love and romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, dishonesty, family problems, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: canada
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44%
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Crystal River (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The story is of a married woman who, grieving her inability to have children, finds comfort and healing in her friendship with another man. It's about discovering grace in darkness and the unexpected places we find healing.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere
Plot: human nature, friendship, mysterious character, romance, love and romance, couples, family problems, crumbling marriage, infidelity, friends, father figure, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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44%
The Policeman's Wife (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 175 min.
Story: The story of a young couple who live in a small town with their four-year-old daughter. The husband is so caught up in his work as a policeman that he gradually becomes increasingly alienated from his wife and daughter who become ever closer to one ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: accident, family problems, couple relations, family relations, couples, small town, parents and children, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, mother daughter relationship, domestic violence, police officer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Face (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Genie, a Chinese-American teenager, develops feelings for a charming African-American DJ, but her grandmother forbids their romance forcing Genie to choose between family and love.
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: teenage life, parents and children, friends, family relations, immigrants, opposites attract, single parent, youth, coming of age, love and romance, family life, introspection ...
Time: contemporary
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Angel's Fall (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, Turkey
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Zeynep, Tülin Özen works in a hotel as a housekeeper. But she suffers hell on earth because of her father's behavior. She only talks to Mustafa, 'Engin Dogan' who works in the same hotel and he is interested in Zeynep. She is not ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: destiny, family problems, dull life, love and romance, parents and children, life is a bitch, death in the family, women's issues, alienation, chance, sexual content, sexual abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, turkey
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43%
Twice in a Lifetime (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A middle-aged steelworker is content with his job and his family, but feels that something is missing in his life. On his 50th birthday, he stops in at a local bar for a drink to celebrate. He finds himself attracted to the young, very sexy ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, midlife crisis, starting over, love triangle, breakup, working class, dysfunctional family, romance, love affair, couples, family problems, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington state, seattle
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42%