Movies like Perfect Pie

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Perfect Pie (2002)
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Perfect Pie (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the invitation of her childhood best friend Patsy McCann née Willets, famed opera singer Francesca Prine - whose real name is Marie Beck - returns to Marmora, Ontario to sing in a benefit concert. Patsy and Marie were best friends from the time Marie and her family arrived in Marmora when she was ten years old to the time she left Marmora at age fifteen, which was thirty years prior. With the exception of Don Rayford on who Marie had a crush, Patsy was shy Marie's only friend in Marmora. However, Marie and Patsy have not been in touch since due to issues that drove Marie out of town at the time. Those issues include Marie being physically abused by her alcoholic mother, but most specifically what happened the evening of the Sadie Hawkins dance - where Don accompanied Marie - and post dance down by the railroad tracks. Marie and Patsy's reunion may not be able to endure the thirty years of silence and the events of that night.
Plot: female director, teenager, female friendship, best friend, underwear, swimsuit, wet t shirt, nipples visible through clothing, braless, multiple time frames, swimming in underwear, swimwear, dressing gown, epileptic seizure

Most similar movies to Perfect Pie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out spiritual, psychological, serious and realistic films with plots about female director, teenager, family relations, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, female nudity and coming of age mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Perfect Pie: Arresting Gena (1997), Team Hurricane (2017), The Saver (2015), There Should Be Rules (2015), 1:01 (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Arresting Gena (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A directionless teenager (Aesha Waks) becomes involved with a headstrong runaway (Summer Phoenix) and her drug-dealing brother (Sam Rockwell).
Plot: female director, friendship between women, coming of age, irresponsible, female friendship, teenage girl, terminal illness, youth, female protagonist, teenager, mother daughter relationship, teenage protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.5
 180
Team Hurricane (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A punk chick flick about teen girls that mixes highly stylized fictional elements with documentary material: loneliness, pussy-power, Kawaii, electric green, hentai, graffiti, vibrators, friendship, teddy bears, resting bitch face, ART, fire, fear, ...
Plot: female director, teenage girl, scandinavian girl, teenager, female nudity, group of teenagers
Place: scandinavia, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 6.6
 63
The Saver (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When teenaged Fern is orphaned in the middle of a harsh Montreal winter, she is determined to avoid her mother’s tragic fate, and take care of herself. With Youth Protection nipping at her heels, she lies about her name and age, to get a job as a ...
Plot: female director, female protagonist, book, mother daughter relationship, teenager, teenage girl, cleaning lady, teenage protagonist
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
There Should Be Rules (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mia and Mirjam are two 14-year-olds who live in a very dreary little town. Though not especially grown-up, they're both trying. Mirjam gets a head start by forming a relationship with an older man who says he loves her. Mia has a dad who drinks ...
Plot: female director, relationships, small town, teenager, friendship, underage girl, older man young girl relationship, 14 year old, adolescence, best friend, swedish, coming of age
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.9
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1:01 (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a Copenhagen suburb the 19-year-old Per is found unconscious after having been badly beaten up. He is taken to hospital in a coma. The police have no clues, but the air is thick with suspicion. His mother struggles to maintain her faith in his ...
Plot: female director, coma, suspicion, beating, family relations, teenager
Place: copenhagen, denmark, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Death of Empedocles (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Film adaptation by Straub and Huillot of Hölderlin's 1798 tragedy on the symbolic death of Empedoclus, the legislator in Ancient Greece.
Plot: female director, filmed play, communism, utopia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.5
 68
Rough Winds (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Three devastating teenage stories fuse beneath the calm of a quiet, average neighborhood.
Plot: female director, suburbs, post traumatic stress disorder, anorexia, closeted gay, teenager, suicide attempt, high school
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Three Sisters (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: For her latest project, commissioned by Arte and starring members of the Comédie-Française, Valeria Bruni Tedeschi (A Castle in Italy, Rendez-Vous 2014) shot an idiosyncratic, half-modernized adaptation of one of Chekhov’s greatest, most ...
Plot: female director, family relations, dysfunctional family, brother sister relationship, three sisters, death of father, sister sister relationship, female full frontal nudity
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.0
 53
Beauty (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Set in the north of Argentina. Yolanda, a young girl of Wichi origin, tells in her native language (Wichi Lhämtes), the story of how, as a family maid in a "criollo" home, she has her hair unjustly cut: this is her most particular trait, ...
Plot: female director, teenage girl, earthquake, haircut, teenager, birthday, church, maid, dancing, catholic
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.6
 70
Limbo (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: LIMBO is set in a small town in rural Denmark, teenager Sara and young teacher Karen develop a connection. A quiet drama interested as much in the lives of its female protagonists as their surroundings.
Plot: female director, school, school teacher, car accident, machismo, femininity
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.8
 24
Bopem (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Kazakhstan
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Teenager Ruslan is a half-orphan who lives by the dried Aral Sea. When he learns that due to serious illness he has no more than 3 months to live, Ruslan decides to punish those responsible for the death of his beloved mother.
Plot: female director, vendetta, teenage boy, teenage protagonist, punishment, illness, loss of mother, death of mother, revenge, terminal illness, teenager
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Flowers for Fannie (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Fannie Fairchild locked up her heart when her beloved George was killed in the Great War. But now she faces her own mortality and realizes that she has no one to maintain her grave with flowers.
Style: spiritual
Plot: female director, generation, fiancee, faith, wedding, widow, christianity, death, multiple time frames, faith based
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Life Inside Out (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a mother returns to her musical roots, she rediscovers the passion of her youth, and finds a way to connect with her troubled youngest son.
Plot: female director, teenage son, family, music, family relations, teenager, singing, female protagonist, teenage boy, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
An Unexpected Love (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kate Mayer seems to have it all: a nice suburban house, two loving children and a devoted husband. But Kate is anything but happy. She is disappointed not only with her marriage, but with her entire life. In her pursuit of happiness, this frustrated ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: lesbian, divorce, sexual awakening, bigotry, self discovery, fall in love, starting over, secret love, lesbian mother, couples, family problems, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Preacher's Sin (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Evan Tanner's life is spiraling out of control when his live-in niece is arrested for the second time, his boss imposes on him an unacceptable contract, and to top it all he discovers he has a son from a one night affair during the war... When ...
Plot: female director, affair, illegitimate son, green hair, suicide of mother, radio show, bullying
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The David Dance (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Away from the microphone, David is soft spoken, shy and unsure of himself. However, as his on-air alias ‘Danger Dave,’ the host of “Gay Talk,” he’s poised, witty, and every listener’s best friend! His sister, Kate, a thrice divorced ...
Plot: lgbt, female director, family relations, foster child, love, gay, adoption, gay interest, brother sister relationship, interracial adoption, religion, friendship
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Ambrosia (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Ambrosia is the story of an Iranian-Canadian couple, Ali and Leila, who dream of an exciting future in Vancouver: Ali owns a pizza shop and thinks of expanding and Leila is an up-and-coming clothing designer. However, their situations change ...
Plot: female director, lgbt, lesbian kiss, lesbian, seamstress, pregnancy
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 414
Werewolf (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Blaise and Nessa are outcast methadone users in a small town that doesn’t offer an easy way out. Each day starts in a long lineup at the tiny pharmacy, then it’s door-to- door begging to cut grass for people who just want them to not exist. At ...
Plot: female director, little boy, pharmacy, doctor, dog, outcast, playing a video game, ice cream cone, lawn mowing
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.3
 91
Good Favour (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, Belgium, Denmark, Netherlands
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A teenage stranger is welcomed into a household in a devout Catholic village and gradually reveals his motives and what seem to be magical powers.
Plot: mysterious stranger, catholic, female director, village, teenager, faith, male nudity, religion, christianity, superstition, folklore
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 102
Loyalties (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lily and her three youngest children join her husband David Sutton, a doctor in an isolated northern Alberta town. Their eleven-year-old son arrives later from boarding school. David conceals a dark secret which caused the family to leave England ...
Plot: female director, secret, doctor, family relations
Place: england, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
We, the Undersigned (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 140 min.
Story: While a newly-built industrial bakery can produce bread, a three-person committee refused to sign acceptance documents citing numerous deficiencies. Lyonya Shindin, who works for a construction company, which built the bakery, follows the committee ...
Plot: construction worker, train, construction, industry, politics, female director, committee, taking off shoes, female stockinged legs, pantyhose
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 254
Nude Area (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Poland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Naomi, a fifteen year-old Dutch girl from South-Amsterdam, develops a crush on a beautiful Arabic girl of the same age living in the poor quarters of Amsterdam West. During one magical summer in Amsterdam, the two girls play an emotional chess game ...
Plot: female director, love letter, teenage girl, subway, female nudity, teenager, lesbian, lesbian interest, mirror, no dialogue, loneliness, longing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
He Hated Pigeons (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Chile
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Love is everything with a young man journey's from the north to south of Chile to fulfill a promise.
Plot: road trip, female director
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Late Fragment (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Story: Faye, Kevin and Théo three troubled strangers, three lives fractured by thoughts and acts of violence. In the interactive feature film Late Fragment, their narratives interlock in a unique cinematic experience in which you play a creative and ...
Plot: female director, field, storytelling, murder, juvenile delinquent, revenge, self inflicted injury, mirror, male nudity, bar, child in peril, interactive ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Color of Courage (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on the landmark civil rights case Sipes vs. McGhee, The Color of Courage chronicles the friendship between a white woman and a black woman whose family, the McGhees, has moved into a previously all-white neighborhood. A McGhee granddaughter, ...
Plot: female director, neighbor, african american, segregation, civil rights, racism, supreme court
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Before the World Ends (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The countryside of Rio Grande do Sul, and high-school student, Daniel, spends a normal adolescence life with his family, studying, riding his bicycle, playing games on the Internet and expecting one day to move to the big city of Porto Alegre. ...
Plot: female director, photograph, betrayal, small town, child abandonment, teenager, boy girl relationship, biological father, middle class, catholic school, teenage boy, 15 year old ...
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.3
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Anne Trister (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After the death of her father, Anne - a brilliant but emotionally unstable painter/ sculptor - returns from Switzerland to her home town in Quebec. Setting up a studio, she becomes obsessed with her work, to the extent that she grows farther and ...
Plot: childhood home, artist, studio, female director, lesbian seduction, lesbian love, breast fondling, first lesbian experience, bathtub, lesbian, female nudity, seduction
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 305
Jinn (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Summer is a carefree teenage girl whose world is turned upside down when her mother abruptly converts to Islam and becomes a different person. At first resistant to the faith, she begins to reevaluate her identity after becoming attracted to a ...
Plot: coming of age, mother daughter relationship, islam, sexuality, desire, teenager, religious conversion, female director, mother, woman, daughter
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
 24
Love (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A unique anthology of six short vignettes on the subject of love, all of them written, directed and produced by women.
Style: anthology
Plot: female director, adultery, oyster, male female relationship, swinger, catatonia, jazz club, sex with food, male nudity, female nudity, love, threesome ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.6
 316
Fire-Eater (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The twin sisters Helena and Irene are born in Helsinki during World War II. A few months later their mother, Sirkka, leaves the girls in the care of their grandmother, an old communist, and runs away with a German soldier. Their life under the ...
Plot: female director, absent mother, bad mother, post war, communist, generation, sister sister relationship, teenager, childhood, coming of age, mother, grandmother granddaughter relationship ...
Time: 1960s, 50s, 60s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%