Movies like The Inheritance 2001

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The Inheritance
Original name: A Partilha
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Reunited for their mother’s funeral, four sisters – Selma, Regina, Laura and Lúcia – find themselves forced to divide much more than a spacious apartment in Copacabana. While dividing the articles – from the apartment’s sale to splitting a toy tea set – the sisters compare options, destinies, lifestyles, expectations. The divergences are inevitable, because they’ve followed very different tracks. The turbulent sale of the apartment represents a turning point in their lives: they know they have never been so deeply involved as accomplices, or as sisters.
Style: emotional, serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: siblings relations, death in the family, family gatherings, estrangement, family problems, family relations, parents and children, reunion, strained relationship, lesbian couple, teenage pregnancy, lesbian relationship, cult, inheritance, death of mother, sister sister relationship, real estate agent, lesbianism, lesbian, lesbian kiss, funeral, mother daughter relationship, elevator, painter, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, humorous and emotional films with plots about family relations, family problems, parents and children, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, estrangement and family gatherings mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Inheritance: The Reception (2005), Constellation (2005), Fathers & Sons (2010), Alpha Male (2006), This Is Where I Leave You (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Reception
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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Constellation
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Duration: 96 min.
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Fathers & Sons
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Fathers & Sons is a comedic exploration of a group of men and their relationships with their fathers. A middle-aged Jewish man meets his father for the first time at the funeral of his mother. A south-Asian accountant introduces his white fiance ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
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Alpha Male
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Duration: 100 min.
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This Is Where I Leave You
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Duration: 103 min.
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Duration: 103 min.
Story: A wedding invite from an estranged sibiling inspires a grandmother to assemble her family and embark on a roadtrip in a broken down caravan.
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May in the Summer
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Jordan, Qatar, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A bride-to-be is forced to reevaluate her life when she reunites with her family in Jordan and finds herself confronted with the aftermath of her parents’ divorce.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
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    User:   59%
 
Brooklyn Lobster
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Giorgio's Lobster Farm has been a tradition in Brooklyn for over 65 years. Manned by an eccentric crew and serving the best seafood in the state
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere, touching ...
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8 Simple Rules
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, touching
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, siblings relations, suburbs, eccentric family, teenage life, family life, youth, family relations, death in the family, suburban life, couples ...
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Six Feet Under
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Two Weeks
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In this bittersweet comedy, four adult siblings gather at their dying mother's house in North Carolina for what they expect to be a quick, last goodbye. Instead, they find themselves trapped — together — for two weeks.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
Plot: terminal illness, single parent, airport, dealing with death, introspection, parents and children, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, family gatherings, family in crisis, estrangement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa
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Things Behind the Sun
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Now that Itzhak's father is in a coma, and dying, Itzhak is finally willing to visit him, thus breaking a ten-year silence. During his visits to the hospital, Itzhak, a beaten and reserved man, is frustrated to find himself neglected by his own ...
Style: psychological, serious, emotional, realistic, touching ...
Plot: parents and children, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, family life, family problems, family relations, estrangement, youth, female nudity, hospital, husband wife relationship, pizza delivery ...
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The Talent Given Us
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A retired New York City couple drive across country to reconnect with their reclusive son, joined by their two unmarried daughters.
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Plot: on the road, parents and children, eccentric family, reunion, estrangement, family problems, family relations, golden years, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, elderly, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, cross country, los angeles, new york
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Lily Sometimes
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After the death of her mother, a woman returns home to care for her sister.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: siblings relations, death in the family, family in crisis, countryside, estrangement, urban, family problems, animal, country girl, lawyer, animal lover, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, marseille
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    User:   52%
 
This Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: This year Christmas with the Whitfields promises to be one they will never forget. All the siblings have come home for the first time in years and they've brought plenty of baggage with them. As the Christmas tree is trimmed and the lights are ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: human nature, parents and children, urban ghetto, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, family gatherings, estrangement, family life, couples, family problems, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Broken Wings
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Daphne and her four children try to cope with the abrupt death of husband/father. As the family seems to fall apart, a sudden incident gives them a chance to heal their 'broken wings'.
Style: emotional, talky, touching, realistic, serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, death, depression, children, single parent, family drama, mother daughter relationship, hospital, human nature, family bonds, runaway, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east, tokyo
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A Christmas Tale
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 150 min.
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Style: tragicomedy, witty, semi serious, enigmatic, sentimental ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, christmas, family, terminal illness, cancer, transplant, death in the family, family bonds, holiday, family gatherings, family in crisis, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france, flanders
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Meet the Browns
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A single mother living in inner city Chicago, Brenda has been struggling for years to make ends meet and keep her three kids off the street.But when she's laid off with no warning, she starts losing hope for the first time - until a letter ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sentimental, adaptation directed by original author
Plot: parents and children, small town, eccentric family, family life, single parent, family relations, siblings relations, death in the family, unemployment, family gatherings, reunion, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, georgia
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The Cake Eaters
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The death of the Kimbrough family matriarch affects the three male survivors of the clan. Widower Easy (Bruce Dern) tries to reconnect with his old flame, Marg (Elizabeth Ashley). Eldest son and struggling musician Guy (Jayce Bartok) moves back to ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy, sentimental ...
Plot: countryside, young lovers, small town, starting over, haunted by the past, reunion, small town life, estrangement, family life, love and romance, family relations, social relations ...
Time: contemporary
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Another House
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mathieu Roy's L’Autre maison is an intimate and powerful family drama featuring three generations of great Quebec Actors. Marcel Sabourin plays Henri Bernard, an 86 year-old man with a failing grip on reality. His sons, a jet setting middle ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, parents and children, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, family problems, family relations, aging, alzheimer's disease, memory loss, estrangement, elderly, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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So Much Water
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Uruguay, Mexico, Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A family vacation is bogged down by unrelenting rain, as a teenage girl and her divorced father try to find common ground.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: parents and children, youth, resort, family relations, siblings relations, forces of nature, coming of age, teenage life, confined, parents separation, family problems, shower ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, uruguay
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    User:   32%
 
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Dalecarlians
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mia returns from Stockholm to her parents' home in a small town in Dalecarlia (Dalarna) to celebrate her father's 70th birthday. Her elder sisters Eivor and Gunilla welcome her, but their different lifestyles prevent them from really ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: siblings relations, family gatherings, small town, homecoming, small town life, unfulfillment, dysfunctional family, family relations, dull life, family problems, social relations, birthday ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe
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Betrayed at 17
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mother vows to get justice when her daughter's life is destroyed by a sex video that goes viral.
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A Girl Thing
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 237 min.
Story: A Girl Thing is a mini-series that revolves around a New York city street, a coffee house and a shrinks office. Dr. Beth Noonan is the therapist to one star per hour. Hour one deals with a woman not capable of having a relationship. Hour Two is ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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