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Bury Me Behind the Baseboard (2009)
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Bury Me Behind the Baseboard (2009)
Original name: Похороните меня за плинтусом
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A small child is trapped in a tug-of-war battle between his frivolous, but loving mother and an emotionally abusive neurotic grandmother, who wants to "shelter" her beloved grandson at all cost.
Style: rough, emotional, serious, depressing, heartbreaking
Plot: birthday, child abuse, grandmother, domineering mother, poverty, money, doctor, sick, mother, grandfather, funeral, swearing, family relations, parent child relationship, dysfunctional relationship, power relations, mother daughter relationship, mother child relationship, grandmother grandson relationship, dancing, car, winter, male female relationship, radio, memory ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and touching films with plots about family relations, parents and children, mother daughter relationship, life is a bitch, society, family problems and dysfunctional family mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Bury Me Behind the Baseboard: Everybody Dies But Me (2008), Camp (2013), After the Wedding (2006), Life, Above All (2010), Magnifico (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Everybody Dies But Me (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: One Monday morning Katya, Vika and Zhanna learn that there will be a school disco, their first disco, on the coming Saturday night. The girls feverishly start preparing for the event, which rapidly becomes the most important moment ever in their ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: teenage life, life is a bitch, friendship, parents and children, high school life, dysfunctional family, youth, family problems, school, social relations, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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92%
 6.9
 717
Camp (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 12-year-old Eli finds himself at summer CAMP
Style: sentimental, realistic, emotional, serious, biting
Plot: summer camp, child abuse, dysfunctional family, family problems, stock broker, instructor, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, hopes, life is a bitch, youth, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
After the Wedding (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, UK, Norway
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A manager of an orphanage in India is sent to Copenhagen, Denmark, where he discovers a life-altering family secret.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Plot: marriage, wedding, poverty, orphanage, wealth, millionaire, family, family problems, family secret, couple relations, hopes, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, india, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Grbavica: The Land of My Dreams (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Austria, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman and her daughter struggle to make their way through the aftermath of the Balkan war.
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, serious, psychological ...
Plot: parents and children, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, support group, post war, depression, single parent, family relations, parent child relationship, child abuse, single mother, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bosnia, sarajevo, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Life, Above All (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Africa, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A touching mother-daughter relationship that reflects the modern South Africa.
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: poverty, school, coffin, prostitution, youth, village, family problems, human spirit, death in the family, family relations, estrangement, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.9
 485
Magnifico (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 120 min.
Story: With a daughter who suffers from cerebral palsy and a son who's lost his much-needed scholarship, an impoverished married couple begins to abandon their faith and courage in the face of such misfortune. But when a gifted young boy called ...
Style: serious, emotional, uplifting, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: terminal illness, school, death in the family, family problems, single parent, youth, unfulfillment, down on your luck, contests and competitions, dealing with death, life is a bitch, rich and poor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Poker House (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Agnes and her two sisters struggle through a day in a home overrun by gamblers, thieves, and johns.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, rough, bleak
Plot: pimp, coming of age, drug abuse, prostitute, family relations, family in crisis, teenage life, life is a bitch, down on your luck, lifestyle, small town, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 70s
Place: iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Pelle the Conqueror (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The end of the 19th century. A boat filled with Swedish emigrants comes to the Danish island of Bornholm. Among them are Lasse and his son Pelle who move to Denmark to find work. They find employment at a large farm, but are treated as the lowest ...
Style: emotional, atmospheric, touching, serious, meditative ...
Plot: father son relationship, youth, poverty, farm, immigrants, working class, life is a bitch, parents and children, island, family relations, down on your luck, misfit ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1890s
Place: denmark, europe, seaport
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Killer of Sheep (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Stan works in drudgery at a slaughterhouse. His personal life is drab. Dissatisfaction and ennui keep him unresponsive to the needs of his adoring wife, and he must struggle against influences which would dishonor and endanger him and his family.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, emotional, gloomy
Plot: ghetto, friendship, money, dysfunctional family, human nature, lifestyle, family problems, couple relations, parents and children, family life, slaughterhouse, city life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Gimme Shelter (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After running away from her abusive mother, a streetwise teen seeks refuge with her father, but he rejects her when he learns that she's pregnant.
Style: emotional, serious, rough, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: abusive mother, survival, starting over, human spirit, youth, domestic violence, pregnancy, family problems, social misfits, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Short Term 12 (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Grace, a compassionate young supervisor at a foster care facility, works with her boyfriend and colleague, Mason, to help at-risk teens. But when a new charge dredges up memories of her own troubled past, Grace's tough exterior begins eroding.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, thought provoking, compassionate ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: incest, child abuse, social worker, foster child, depression, troubled teen, suicide attempt, adolescence, haunted by the past, teenage life, human relationship, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Little Girl Lost (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This heart-wrenching story inspired by real events depicts the trials of the Brady family, who are trying desperately to adopt a helpless little girl they took in when she was in a foster care program. Clara and Tim Brady are in for the fight of ...
Style: emotional, serious, bleak, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: adoption, life is a bitch, family relations, society, fighting the system, custody battle, telephone, doctor, child abuse, female doctor, stethoscope
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.5
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Still Alice (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children, is a renowned linguistics professor who starts to forget words. When she receives a devastating diagnosis, Alice and her family find their bonds tested.
Style: touching, heartbreaking, emotional, psychological, sad ...
Plot: alzheimer's disease, supportive spouse, memory loss, family drama, mother daughter relationship, columbia university, relationships, parenthood, life turned upside down, unfulfillment, family bonds, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.1
 27K
99 Homes (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After his family is evicted from their home, proud and desperate construction worker Dennis Nash tries to win his home back by striking a deal with the devil and working for Rick Carver, the corrupt real estate broker who evicted him.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, serious, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: construction worker, single father, real estate agent, moral dilemma, human nature, workplace, family relations, life is a bitch, workplace situations, financial crisis, parent child relationship, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: florida, usa, united states, boston, new orleans ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.3
 19K
Angela's Ashes (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Based on the best selling autobiography by Irish expat Frank McCourt, Angela's Ashes follows the experiences of young Frankie and his family as they try against all odds to escape the poverty endemic in the slums of pre-war Limerick. The film ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: poverty, unemployment, ira, irish, life is a bitch, prejudice, teacher, coming of age, youth, family relations, parents and children, human nature ...
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Place: ireland, new york, europe, usa, america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 8.1
 9K
Silenced (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
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Style: disturbing, gloomy, realistic, bleak, serious ...
Plot: child abuse, mute or deaf, sex crime, disability, sexual abuse, teachers and students, teacher student sex, rape, social activist, power relations, youth, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tokyo Family (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 146 min.
Story: In this film director Yoji Yamada bows down before his teacher and role model. Yamada was assistant director on Yazujirō Ozu’s Tōkyō monogatari, a moving family portrait set after the Second World War. In his remake, Yamada has made very few ...
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: family life, family problems, golden years, couple relations, siblings relations, parents and children, elderly, estrangement, beauty salon, family relations, aging, reunion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Bastard Out of Carolina (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Difficult tale of poor, struggling South Carolinian mother & daughter, who each face painful choices with their resolve and pride. Bone, the eldest daughter, and Anney her tired mother, grow both closer and farther apart: Anney sees Glen as ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, disturbing, emotional, serious ...
Plot: sexual abuse, dysfunctional family, corporal punishment, innocence lost, parents and children, family problems, pedophile, life is a bitch, family relations, coming of age, family in crisis, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 50s, 40s, 1950s ...
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.6
 147
Die Anruferin (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A lonely woman's prank phone call leads to an unexpected friendship with a grieving widow.
Plot: library, telephone, flat, mother, bed, alcoholic, illness, childhood trauma, parent child relationship, isolation, women, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.1
 5K
Sleepwalking (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When her boyfriend is arrested for marijuana possession, Joleen Reedy and her 11-year-old daughter, Tara, take refuge with Joleen's aimless brother, James. Joleen soon runs off with a truck driver, and James is unable to meet his ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, serious, bleak ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
An Old Fashioned Thanksgiving (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Based on a short story by the acclaimed author of Little Women, Louisa May Alcott, comes a holiday story of family and forgiveness. Recently widowed Mary Bassett (Helene Joy) and her three children have hit difficult times on their farm. Suddenly, ...
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic
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Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.1
 901
Wolfy (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: There are two of them: a mother and a girl. They have no names. And they are in a constant run. The mother runs away from the daughter in an attempt to start new life, and the girl runs after her mother as she has no idea how to live without her. ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family problems, life is a bitch, parents and children, alcohol abuse, dysfunctional character, neo realism, negligence, family relations, sex addict, addiction, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
I've Loved You So Long (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A woman struggles to interact with her family and find her place in society after spending fifteen years in prison.
Style: emotional, touching, psychological, sincere, serious ...
Plot: redemption, release from prison, ex convict, job seeking, physician, loss of son, family reunited, starting over, reunion, estrangement, loss of child, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Hidden in America (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Story of a man Bill Januson whose pride in being the head of his family won't let him accept help from his sick daughters doctor. He has to prove to his kids that even with the death of his wife and the loss of his job that they can and will ...
Style: sincere, touching, disturbing, gloomy, emotional ...
Plot: unemployment, single parent, doctor, starving child, family relations, down on your luck, life is a bitch, child illness, rich and poor, human nature, society, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.5
 3K
The Italian (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in 2002, an abandoned 5-year-old boy living in a rundown orphanage in a small Russian village is adopted by an Italian family.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, sincere, serious ...
Plot: orphan, adoption, russian, little boy, orphanage, boy, coming of age, self discovery, youth, hopes, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2002
Place: russia, europe, italy, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.0
 34K
Secrets & Lies (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A middle-aged London factory worker is shocked when the mixed-race daughter she gave up at birth decides to track her down. At first she denies she is her mother. All family members become emotional, as everyone's secrets are exposed.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, clever, serious ...
Plot: adoption, secret, dysfunctional family, social worker, family secret, jealousy, working class, funeral, loneliness, factory worker, reconciliation, search ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.6
 11K
Sherrybaby (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After serving time in prison, former drug addict Sherry Swanson returns home to reclaim her young daughter from family members who have been raising the child. Sherry's family, especially her sister-in-law, doubt Sherry's ability to be a ...
Style: emotional, bleak, serious, depressing, realistic ...
Plot: drug abuse, ex convict, support group, parole officer, addiction, starting over, social misfits, family problems, single parent, rehabilitation, parents and children, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, delaware, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.1
 22K
Nobody Knows (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 141 min.
Story: In a small Tokyo apartment, twelve-year-old Akira must care for his younger siblings after their mother leaves them and shows no sign of returning.
Style: bleak, touching, serious, atmospheric, heartbreaking ...
Audience: kids
Plot: childhood, dysfunctional family, innocence lost, survival, financial problem, journey, poverty, responsibility, greed, tragedy, character study, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Go Toward the Light (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young couple faces the realities of life with their child who is diagnosed with AIDS.
Style: emotional, serious, touching, gloomy, captivating ...
Plot: terminal illness, family life, family problems, family relations, hopes, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, siblings relations, parents and children, family in crisis, deathbed, aids ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 7.6
 3K
Alone (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Maria, whose parents live in the country, cannot stand her father's authoritarian ways and moves to the city. She finds a job as a cleaner and tries to survive in a wretched apartment in the shabby part of a big city. She is pregnant, and the ...
Style: touching, emotional, gloomy, feel good, uplifting ...
Plot: hospital, pregnancy, dog, christmas lights, rocking chair, neighbor, youth, urban, human nature, gem, dignity, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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