Movies that are like Phoebe in Wonderland

If you like "Phoebe in Wonderland" you are probably looking for psychological, surreal, atmospheric and serious movies of Drama genre about / that have / with mental illness, school, teacher, imaginary friend, dedicated educator, coming of age and childhood themes shot in USA.
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 7.2
 7K
Phoebe in Wonderland
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, serious, emotional, dramatic, touching, gloomy, sincere, stylized, offbeat, enigmatic, cerebral, ironic, intense, melancholic, talky, disturbing, absurd
Plot: mental illness, school, teacher, imaginary friend, dedicated educator, coming of age, childhood, imagination, psychiatrist, storytelling, obsession, fantasy world, social misfits, runaway, depression, mentor, adaptation, psychiatry, pornography, children, literature, young heroes, psychology, coming-of-age, insanity, misfit, inspiration, rabbit, play, bedroom, schizophrenia, guilt, police investigation, family drama, bullying, daughter, introspection, hospital, unlikely friendships, brutality, crime gone awry, gunfight, foul language, sexualized violence, women, parents and children, male nudity, suicide attempt, secrets, culture clash, twists & turns, family, redemption, race issues, sexual abuse, adolescence, life philosophy, catastrophe, vengeance, teachers and students, spelling bee, british, friendship, youth, family relations, human nature, imaginary kingdom, estrangement, hopes, imaginary, power relations, daydreamer, self harm, child's bedroom, precocious child, prodigy, marital problem, dance, mushroom, child's point of view, teacher student relationship, sister sister relationship, surrealism, girl, cross dressing, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, dysfunctional family, art, nudity (topless - notable), stereotypes, gangsters, transformation, relationships, magic, divorce, dialogue, creativity, cancer, autism, adoption
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey, ireland
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Olive Kitteridge
Drama
USA
239 min.
 8.4
Front of the Class
Drama
USA
95 min.
 8.2
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Most similar movies to Phoebe in Wonderland

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, dramatic, melancholic and serious films with plots including catastrophe, runaway, mentor, depression, storytelling, childhood and life philosophy themes mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Phoebe in Wonderland: House of Cards (1993), Bee Season (2005), White Oleander (2002), Olive Kitteridge (2014), What Maisie Knew (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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House of Cards
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, psychological, atmospheric, melancholic, dramatic, talky, light, cerebral, reflective, bad ending, harsh, clever, enigmatic, stylized, tricky, sexy, intellectual
Plot: autism, disability, single parent, psychology, childhood, storytelling, children, parenthood, death, child's point of view, dealing with death, doctors, memory, guilt, afterlife, mentor, introspection, blindness, girl, runaway, self discovery, culture clash, pornography, secrets, police investigation, creativity, obsession, depression, life & death, identity, twists & turns, adolescence, doctors and patients, psychiatrist, women, drinking, catastrophe, adoption, redemption, justice, parents and children, brutality, divorce, sexual abuse, alone in the world, destiny, corruption, manipulation, art, dysfunctional family
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   97%
 
 5.5
 6K
Bee Season
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Style: emotional, serious, touching, thought provoking, realistic, enigmatic, sincere, intense, reflective, intellectual, talky, light, surreal, cerebral, meditative, earnest, stylized, melancholic, philosophical, absurd, depressing, dramatic, psychological, breathtaking
Plot: dysfunctional family, spelling bee, judaism, religion, family drama, god, parents and children, family, mental illness, secrets, jewish, family bonds, coming of age, relationships, redemption, hopes, depression, love and romance, storytelling, guilt, pornography, parenthood, mentor, obsession, book, adaptation, culture clash, beautiful scenery, jews, nudity (full frontal - brief), identity, catastrophe, life philosophy, police investigation, interracial romance, dialogue, death, parallel universe, society, divorce, writers, runaway, adoption, vengeance, youth, brothers, insanity, nudity (topless - notable), sexual abuse, couples
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, oakland california, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   99%
 
Movie in collections
 7.2
 27K
White Oleander
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: emotional, serious, disturbing, touching, realistic, dramatic, intense, harsh, interesting, melancholic, heartbreaking, depressing, psychological, bad ending, stylized, sad, sexy, dark
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: coming of age, prison, mother daughter relationship, murder, parents and children, adolescence, runaway, custody, dysfunctional family, adaptation, teenager, women, book, urban, depression, mentor, storytelling, literature, pornography, childhood, coming-of-age, loneliness, teenage life, rebellion, bad mother, poison, women's prison, life, brutality, justice, secrets, vengeance, artist, school, teenagers, adoption, identity, relationships, corruption, psychology, culture clash, friendship, redemption, revenge, fantasy world, unlikely friendships, idealism, nudity (topless - notable), betrayal, mental illness
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, nova scotia, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   84%
 
Olive Kitteridge
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 239 min.
Style: realistic, depressing, compassionate, melancholic, sincere, serious, sad, cerebral, heartbreaking, reflective, atmospheric, dramatic, harsh, gloomy, touching, emotional, psychological, disturbing, enigmatic, bleak, interesting, meditative, intense, breathtaking, clever, sentimental
Plot: small town, dysfunctional family, depression, tragedy, loneliness, parents and children, life, sarcasm, relationships, mental illness, drinking, paranoia, psychology, small town life, storytelling, complex characters, honest, hospital, mentor, life philosophy, adaptation, homeless, childhood, solitude, under the surface, obsession, suicide, culture clash, cancer, character study, death, nudity (full frontal - brief), destiny, art, runaway, parenthood, teacher, family, maturity, elderly, adultery, life & death, coming of age, crime gone awry, unlikely friendships, literature, catastrophe, love, family relations, drug addiction
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa, maine, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   71%
 
What Maisie Knew
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, gloomy, heartbreaking, sincere, depressing, breathtaking, dramatic, talky, disturbing, melancholic, bleak, captivating, sad, psychological, sweet, stylized, interesting, atmospheric, enigmatic, reflective, intense, bad ending
Plot: divorce, parenthood, spelling bee, childhood, parents and children, adoption, custody, runaway, relationships, depression, mentor, adolescence, tragedy, child abuse, dysfunctional family, obsession, loneliness, pornography, betrayal, vengeance, secrets, family problems, love, honest, life & death, crime gone awry, adaptation, culture clash, character study, unlikely friendships, manipulation, family relations, catastrophe, coming of age, doctors, brutality, bullying, art, classic car, storytelling, crumbling marriage, transformation, death, redemption, dialogue, beautiful scenery, coming-of-age, morality, greed, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   68%
 
12 and Holding
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, emotional, heartbreaking, dramatic, intense, interesting, melancholic, disturbing, psychological, clever, sad, bleak, earnest, talky, tense, depressing, brutal, gloomy, suspense, sentimental, harsh, reflective, cerebral
Plot: coming of age, friendship, vengeance, adolescence, hospital, loneliness, adoption, childhood, innocence lost, race issues, bullying, coming-of-age, children, parenthood, tragedy, death, depression, prison, dysfunctional family, suburbs, relationships, runaway, guilt, pornography, honest, revenge, suicide, violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), secrets, brutality, family drama, drinking, small town, divorce, parents and children, family, corruption, brothers, child abuse, crime gone awry, justice, life philosophy, storytelling, culture clash, male nudity, kids and family, teenager, teenagers, twins
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   66%
 
 7.2
 77K
Half Nelson
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: talky, realistic, sincere, serious, bleak, melancholic, reflective, intense, touching, heartbreaking, depressing, dramatic, harsh, rough, emotional, interesting, enigmatic, captivating, cerebral, stylized, inspirational, psychological, dark
Plot: friendship, addiction, drug abuse, drugs, drug addiction, dedicated educator, hip hop, teacher, mentor, loneliness, relationships, drugs/alcohol, unlikely friendships, character study, father daughter relationship, high school, drinking, redemption, depression, rock, storytelling, complex characters, runaway, interracial relations, life philosophy, honest, life, childhood, existentialism, urban, teachers and students, weed, bicycle, destiny, brutality, marijuana, tragedy, pornography, date, crime gone awry, writers, visceral, culture clash, violence, life & death, school, philosophy, catastrophe, gangsters, dialogue
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   75%
 
Movie in collections
 6.3
 24K
Palo Alto
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, atmospheric, realistic, melancholic, sexual, touching, talky, enigmatic, bad ending, dramatic, interesting
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenager, coming of age, small town, teenagers, adolescence, drugs/alcohol, teenage life, coming-of-age, drinking, drugs, virginity, depression, mentor, soccer, bullying, loneliness, life philosophy, pornography, unlikely friendships, youth, runaway, teacher, cheerleading, school, teenage sexuality, older man younger woman relationship, unfulfillment, friendship, crime gone awry, storytelling, catastrophe, relationships, weed, finnish, social relations, stereotypes, bdsm, sex, childhood, soccer coach, high school student, high school life, nudity (topless - notable), male nudity, vengeance, nerds, immortality, honest, obsession
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   71%
 
 7.7
 65K
Detachment
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: bleak, emotional, realistic, psychological, stylized, serious, depressing, dark, sad, melancholic, touching, dramatic, harsh, interesting, heartbreaking, inspirational, reflective, intense, gloomy, talky, thought provoking, earnest, bad ending, artsy
Plot: high school, teacher, dedicated educator, loneliness, storytelling, life & death, mentor, depression, father daughter relationship, existentialism, school, teachers and students, suicide, tragedy, bullying, corruption, childhood, parenthood, life philosophy, redemption, workplace, friendship, runaway, destiny, life, honest, courage, unlikely friendships, philosophy, social relations, drinking, brutality, relationships, sacrifice, alone in the world, prejudice, animal abuse, unhappiness, classroom, stereotypes, homeless, prostitution, crime gone awry, hospital, psychology, justice, environment, violence, solitude, falsely accused
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   77%
 
Front of the Class
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, inspirational, uplifting, sweet, dramatic, sentimental, sincere, earnest, talky, emotional, thought provoking, romantic
Audience: family outing
Plot: school, disability, teacher, childhood, social misfits, mentor, life philosophy, life & death, follow your dream, family, honest, doctors, children, destiny, bullying, life, fight scenes, unlikely friendships, culture clash, parents and children, women, happy ending, friendship, idealism, drinking, runaway, underdog, dreams, father-son relationship, greed, classic car, death, natural disaster, catastrophe, teachers and students, creativity, foul language, manipulation, father son relationship, rags to riches, teenage life, cancer, tragedy, cheating, nudity (full frontal - brief), lone hero, love story, coming of age, lawyer, redemption
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   57%
 
 7.2
 3K
Off the Map
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: semi serious, touching, atmospheric, realistic, sincere, melancholic, reflective, dramatic, depressing, sweet, talky, compassionate, interesting, psychological, clever, sexy, harsh, intense, stylized, breathtaking, emotional, road movie
Plot: desert, depression, parents and children, mental illness, coming of age, family in crisis, loneliness, dysfunctional family, solitude, family problems, life philosophy, relationships, family relations, drinking, childhood, parenthood, catastrophe, runaway, existentialism, storytelling, culture clash, celebrity culture, family, destiny, eccentric family, secrets, life, family drama, transformation, mentor, adaptation, love and romance, redemption, police investigation, beautiful scenery, life & death, dialogue, brothers, suicide attempt, multiple storylines, youth, brutality, coming-of-age, pornography, character study, lone hero, unlikely friendships, fantasy world, guilt, vengeance
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico, new jersey, california, albuquerque new mexico, san diego california, korea, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   79%
 
 7.4
 9K
Manic
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: realistic, disturbing, psychological, talky, serious, compassionate, rough, depressing, intense, tense, harsh, dramatic, melancholic, interesting, gloomy, emotional, bleak, brutal, heartbreaking, cerebral, stylized, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, mental institution, depression, adolescence, violent, mentor, sexual abuse, bullying, teenagers, teenager, juvenile delinquency, violence, pornography, psychology, drug addiction, honest, hospital, social misfits, coming of age, brutality, guilt, gangsters, life philosophy, addiction, vengeance, redemption, unlikely friendships, dialogue, rape, justice, dreams, crime gone awry, innocence lost, storytelling, goth, corruption, male nudity, drinking, drugs, loneliness, greed, visceral, suicide, self discovery, psychiatry, stereotypes, insanity, solitude, sexualized violence, dysfunctional family
Time: contemporary
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   77%
 
 6.5
 9K
Terri
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, melancholic, talky, humorous, dark, depressing, sexual, sincere, enigmatic, bleak, ironic, psychological, compassionate, biting, absurd, art house, bad ending, clever, reflective, cerebral, sweet, surreal
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, coming of age, friendship, small town, bullying, social misfits, pornography, loneliness, unlikely friendships, relationships, teenagers, school, mentor, drinking, coming-of-age, depression, teenager, character study, eccentricity, adolescence, drugs, writers, life, existentialism, runaway, underage drinking, urination, teacher, hospital, cheerleading, obsession, male nudity, overweight child, high school friends, high school life, sexualized violence, drug abuse, redemption, life philosophy, gunfight, nudity (full frontal - brief), dialogue, physical appearance, crime gone awry, dysfunctional family, catastrophe, suicide attempt, teenage life, nudity (topless - notable), destiny
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   66%
 
Movie in collections
 7.3
 95K
Precious
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: bleak, emotional, realistic, serious, dramatic, heartbreaking, stylized, depressing, inspirational, compassionate, sincere, sad, melancholic, brutal, harsh, touching, intense, gloomy, disturbing, rough, ambiguous ending, interesting, light
Plot: rape, sexual abuse, school, child abuse, social misfits, pregnancy, mentor, mother daughter relationship, race issues, childhood, life, parents and children, brutality, redemption, sexualized violence, depression, teacher, poverty, dysfunctional family, destiny, honest, rags to riches, down on your luck, hospital, urban ghetto, loneliness, tragedy, runaway, dreams, coming of age, teenager, aids, physical appearance, incest, fantasy world, character study, motorcycle, illiteracy, balloon, crying, song, friendship, storytelling, mental illness, stereotypes, teenage life, abusive mother, adolescence, drug addiction, courage
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1987
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   77%
 
Little Man Tate
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, emotional, dramatic, heartbreaking, psychological, intellectual, sentimental, inspirational, interesting, thought provoking, entertaining, talky, melancholic, earnest, light, clever, intense, harsh, depressing, compassionate, sad
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: single parent, coming of age, mentor, childhood, genius, prodigy, happy ending, children, loneliness, psychology, storytelling, working class, redemption, unlikely friendships, teacher, underdog, autism, mathematics, parents and children, runaway, friendship, depression, waitress, school, college, life, adoption, single father, intelligence, single, jealousy, scientist, aging, secrets, family, death, dialogue, adolescence, hospital, honest, justice, revenge, plot twist, fantasy world, parenthood, spelling bee, bullying, catastrophe, pornography, kids and family
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   76%
 
I Never Promised You a Rose Garden
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Style: surreal, intense, emotional, serious, gloomy, disturbing, melancholic, sincere, psychological, harsh, compassionate, interesting, tense, stylized, brutal, cynical, atmospheric, reflective, cerebral, intellectual
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, psychiatry, mental institution, doctors and patients, mentor, runaway, childhood, visceral, women, idealism, corruption, bullying, chase, book, hospital, adaptation, demons, violent, camp, vengeance, depression, loneliness, dialogue, insanity, confined, fantasy world, secrets, stylish, apocalypse, justice, brutality, psychiatrist, parallel universe, revolution, storytelling, guilt, maze, eccentricity, censorship, torture, existentialism, catastrophe, solitude, transformation, misfit, gory, teenagers, coming-of-age, murder, tragedy
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   64%
 
 6.4
 31K
Cake
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: touching, serious, psychological, gloomy, dramatic, emotional, realistic, depressing, melancholic, bleak, talky, heartbreaking, light, sentimental, cynical, sad, dark humor, reflective, enigmatic, intense, cerebral, compassionate, breathtaking
Plot: suicide, depression, loneliness, suicide attempt, drugs/alcohol, obsession, tragedy, dealing with death, mental illness, addiction, runaway, honest, introspection, sarcasm, drug addiction, prejudice, widower, support group, brutality, guilt, male nudity, grieving, dysfunctional family, redemption, haunted by the past, friendship, hospital, catastrophe, unlikely friendships, drinking, destiny, life is a bitch, relationships, mentor, life, storytelling, death, pornography, sexualized violence, sex, childhood, drugs, transformation, dialogue, writers, sexual abuse, adaptation, character study, alter ego, fighting the system
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, tijuana mexico, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   61%
 
 7.0
 44K
Rabbit Hole
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Style: emotional, talky, realistic, touching, melancholic, heartbreaking, serious, dramatic, depressing, gloomy, reflective, sad, bleak, compassionate, sincere, sentimental, road movie, dark, intense, dark humor, tense, enigmatic, atmospheric, stylized, psychological, interesting, harsh, cerebral, surreal, intellectual
Plot: marriage, tragedy, death, drugs/alcohol, dealing with death, memory, relationships, depression, life & death, family drama, loneliness, redemption, guilt, couple relations, death in the family, character study, parenthood, runaway, therapy, grief, parking lot, toy, crying, parallel universe, dysfunctional family, secrets, brutality, adultery, couples, dialogue, workplace, honest, culture clash, mentor, catastrophe, family, sexualized violence, life philosophy, ethnic conflict, idealism, family problems, storytelling, destiny, police investigation, pornography, visceral, greed, childhood, solitude, friendship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   62%
 
Movie in collections
 7.6
 131K
I Am Sam
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, serious, uplifting, sweet, dramatic, realistic, heartbreaking, inspirational, compassionate, sad, earnest, sincere, interesting, intense, feel good, intellectual
Audience: chick flick
Plot: single father, father daughter relationship, disability, lawyer, dedicated lawyer, love, parenthood, child custody, fighting the system, mentally challenged, happy ending, homeless, courtroom, single parent, manipulation, mental illness, mentor, rock, destiny, justice, autism, hospital, life, catastrophe, social services, children's book, locked door, life philosophy, love story, adoption, redemption, honest, human spirit, custody, courtroom drama, family, runaway, storytelling, transformation, relationships, life & death, parents and children, childhood, prejudice, friendship, courage, depression, sacrifice, culture clash, corruption
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   65%
 
The Man Without a Face
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, talky, serious, realistic, clever, sincere, dramatic, reflective, earnest, inspirational, intense, light, melancholic
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, boarding school, mentor, island, social misfits, unlikely friendships, childhood, coming of age, teacher, physical appearance, injustice, coming-of-age, small town, adaptation, book, suspicion, love, life philosophy, runaway, family, father son relationship, catastrophe, secret, misfit, destiny, children, sexual abuse, storytelling, transformation, society, drinking, culture clash, relationships, prejudice, happy ending, life is a bitch, betrayal, fantasy world, poetry, justice, literature, mysterious character, dysfunctional family, first contact, adventure, secrets, school, teaching the ways of the world, courage, dialogue
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   72%
 
Akeelah and the Bee
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, emotional, serious, feel good, inspirational, uplifting, sweet, earnest, dramatic, entertaining, light, interesting, intense
Audience: family outing, kids, chick flick
Plot: spelling bee, mentor, dedicated educator, courage, underdog, friendship, happy ending, kids and family, children, competition, spelling, contests and competitions, urban, unlikely friendships, childhood, family, family drama, teacher, father daughter relationship, stereotypes, runaway, elementary school, human spirit, redemption, culture clash, prejudice, foul language, coming of age, destiny, catastrophe, black people, school, parents and children, storytelling, race issues, segregation, honest, teachers and students, bullying, dialogue, women, against the odds, relationships, rivalry, life philosophy, dysfunctional family, secrets, hopes, pornography, love story
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   69%
 
 7.7
 8K
The Cure
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, sentimental, emotional, melancholic, dramatic, compassionate, harsh, reflective, sad, inspirational, light, sweet, cerebral, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, terminal illness, unlikely friendships, childhood, best friends, adolescence, aids, mentor, coming-of-age, life & death, young heroes, school, loneliness, bullying, children, hospital, runaway, fantasy world, destiny, teenager, poetry, transformation, parents and children, storytelling, life philosophy, catastrophe, drinking, cancer, sacrifice, small town, culture clash, death, doctors, hopes, teacher, adventure, self discovery, courage, innocence lost, first contact, idealism, adaptation, youth, creativity, dialogue, beautiful scenery, life, pornography, parallel universe
Time: 90s
Place: mississippi, usa, new orleans, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   70%
 
 7.5
 16K
Interiors
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: talky, bleak, psychological, realistic, serious, gloomy, emotional, heartbreaking, melancholic, intellectual, sad, depressing, dramatic, cerebral, disturbing, dark, reflective, enigmatic, stylized, dark humor, harsh, touching, meditative, no music, artsy, ironic
Plot: dysfunctional family, loneliness, relationships, depression, family drama, introspection, character study, psychiatry, existentialism, mental illness, death, psychology, guilt, dialogue, suicide, suicide attempt, parents and children, urban, sisters, life philosophy, family, obsession, divorce, tragedy, siblings relations, marriage, mentor, storytelling, parenthood, visceral, life, honest, brutality, sexualized violence, crime gone awry, life & death, adaptation, pornography, violent, writers, culture clash, redemption, insanity, catastrophe, isolation, family problems, family relations, family gatherings, family tragedy, woman smoker
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   58%
 
Movie in collections
 7.5
 31K
The Class
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 128 min.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, sincere, bleak, harsh, thought provoking, interesting, heartbreaking, melancholic, enigmatic, intellectual, stylized, inspirational, dramatic, disturbing, cerebral, psychological, breathtaking, tense, witty, reflective, sexy
Audience: kids
Plot: high school, teacher, school, teachers and students, french, dedicated educator, realism, literature, mentor, hardcase students, runaway, childhood, adolescence, culture clash, pornography, education, brutality, teenager, class society, boredom, illegal immigration, school life, teenagers, high school life, crime gone awry, dialogue, obsession, life philosophy, unlikely friendships, adaptation, storytelling, bullying, character study, greed, catastrophe, friendship, honest, fantasy world, sexualized violence, society, redemption, twists & turns, segregation, immigrants, depression, manipulation, relationships, working class, youth, stereotypes
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, latin america, california, morocco, caribbean, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   65%
 
Veronika Decides to Die
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, intense, psychological, realistic, reflective, melancholic, harsh, clever, dramatic, bloody, sad, cerebral, biting, interesting, suspense, cynical, tense
Plot: starting over, suicide, mentor, mental illness, book, depression, life, adaptation, insanity, mental institution, childhood, distopia, loneliness, sex, psychiatrist, doctors, destiny, life philosophy, treatment, transformation, life & death, doctors and patients, manipulation, terminal illness, solitude, death, sexualized violence, justice, hospital, catastrophe, vampire human love, philosophy, imagination, literature, hopes, honest, redemption, dialogue, fantasy world, alter ego, creativity, unfulfillment, brutality, runaway, existentialism, relationships, culture clash, gunfight, stylish, prejudice
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   56%
 
 6.5
 14K
Margaret
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Style: emotional, realistic, melancholic, serious, gloomy, light, reflective, psychological, enigmatic, talky, bleak, stylized, harsh, intellectual, art house, cerebral, artsy, biting, dramatic, meditative, interesting, witty, philosophical, absurd, dark humor, road movie
Audience: teens
Plot: innocence lost, high school, drugs/alcohol, relationships, teacher, dysfunctional family, mother daughter relationship, character study, virginity, guilt, teenager, haunted by the past, loneliness, adolescence, teenagers, coming-of-age, teenage life, coming of age, bus, blood, runaway, existentialism, world politics, pornography, dialogue, family, road accident, truth, investigation, witness, police, student, honest, depression, death, nudity (topless - notable), catastrophe, crime gone awry, family drama, obsession, storytelling, youth, visceral, redemption, life & death, brutality, writers, mentor, legal action, suicide attempt
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   64%
 
Jack the Bear
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: touching, emotional, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous, dramatic, melancholic, harsh, intense, disturbing, road movie, enigmatic, stylized, talky, macabre, psychological, breathtaking, bleak, dark
Audience: kids
Plot: redemption, single parent, tv show, dealing with death, dysfunctional family, family drama, childhood, loneliness, adolescence, show, photo album, finnish, parents and children, coming-of-age, guilt, mentor, culture clash, coming of age, death, death in the family, catastrophe, vengeance, revenge, parenthood, family, storytelling, dialogue, pornography, family life, brutality, life philosophy, mental illness, runaway, justice, hospital, life & death, family problems, gangsters, gunfight, period piece, moral ambiguity, fantasy world, kidnapping, family relations, monsters, bullying, first contact, courage, single father, transformation
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, new jersey, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   55%
 
 6.4
 6K
About Alex
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, talky, sincere, realistic, touching, melancholic, reflective, philosophical, atmospheric, inspirational, clever, intellectual, surreal, romantic, dramatic, bad ending, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, writer's life, drugs/alcohol, suicide, reunion, unlikely friendships, friends, relationships, depression, introspection, mentor, dysfunctional family, coming of age, writers, twentysomething life, catastrophe, college, suicide attempt, guilt, dialogue, runaway, childhood, world politics, fantasy world, lone hero, wine, pornography, life philosophy, adaptation, censorship, loneliness, sexual abuse, first contact, crime gone awry, interracial romance, storytelling, technology, gangsters, culture clash, transformation, brutality, betrayal, weapons, cheating, school, surveillance, weed, vengeance, justice, destiny
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york state
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy, melancholic, sexual, heartbreaking, road movie, harsh, enigmatic, depressing, dramatic, art house, breathtaking, erotic, sexy, interesting, scary, reflective
Plot: drug abuse, addiction, father daughter relationship, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, drug addiction, drugs, parenthood, pornography, hopes, nudity (topless - notable), prison, relationships, depression, sexual abuse, brutality, parent child relationship, misfit, character study, honest, dysfunctional family, heroin, culture clash, drinking, family problems, catastrophe, sex, redemption, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, workplace, manipulation, life philosophy, mentor, loneliness, storytelling, life is a bitch, runaway, adolescence, single parent, hospital, writers, parole officer, male nudity, social misfits, happy ending, rehabilitation, first contact, tragedy, dialogue
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, delaware, usa
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 7.5
 106K
Still Alice
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 101 min.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, heartbreaking, dramatic, serious, psychological, compassionate, sentimental, melancholic, depressing, intense, sad, gloomy, cerebral, inspirational, sincere, talky, interesting, tense, clever, suspense
Plot: memory loss, mother daughter relationship, alzheimer's disease, relationships, family drama, columbia university, family bonds, cancer, tragedy, family, memory, mentor, parenthood, honest, depression, courage, doctors, disability, mental illness, loneliness, dysfunctional family, life, justice, storytelling, terminal illness, illness, professor, catastrophe, life philosophy, happy ending, manipulation, runaway, childhood, hospital, psychology, corruption, children, mother, culture clash, adaptation, life turned upside down, death, character study, love, sacrifice, dialogue, redemption, secrets, life is a bitch, identity
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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