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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: domineering mother, child abuse, grandmother, poverty, money, sick, doctor, birthday, mother, grandfather, funeral, swearing, family relations, parent child relationship, mother daughter relationship, dysfunctional relationship, power relations, grandmother grandson relationship, mother child 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, family problems, life is a bitch, mother daughter relationship, youth and society 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, touching, serious, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: teenage life, life is a bitch, friendship, youth, dysfunctional family, parents and children, high school life, social decay, family problems, school, 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: emotional, serious, sentimental, realistic, biting
Plot: summer camp, child abuse, family problems, family relations, kids in trouble, power relations, friendship, hopes, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, life is a bitch, stock broker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, india, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, touching, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: life is a bitch, parents and children, support group, haunted by the past, post war, depression, single parent, family relations, parent child relationship, single mother, child abuse, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bosnia, sarajevo, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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: touching, serious, realistic, emotional, sincere
Plot: coffin, prostitution, poverty, school, family in crisis, human spirit, village life, coming of age, leaving home, society, death in the family, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 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: touching, serious, emotional, uplifting, realistic ...
Plot: terminal illness, school, death in the family, siblings relations, hopes, unfulfillment, contests and competitions, rich and poor, dealing with death, parents and children, single parent, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, rough, serious, bleak
Plot: pimp, coming of age, drug abuse, family in crisis, family relations, prostitute, small town, lifestyle, teenage life, life is a bitch, down on your luck, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: sincere, realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy
Plot: ghetto, money, friendship, dysfunctional family, human nature, lifestyle, couple relations, family life, family problems, parents and children, slaughterhouse, city life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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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: emotional, touching, serious, compassionate, realistic ...
Plot: poverty, life is a bitch, unemployment, ira, parents and children, injustice, human nature, society, irish, loss of sibling, prejudice, teacher ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1940s
Place: ireland, new york, europe, usa, america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: immigrants, father son relationship, youth, poverty, farm, parents and children, life is a bitch, working class, island, family relations, down on your luck, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1890s
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Rosetta (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young and impulsive Rosetta lives with her alcoholic mother and, moved by despair, she will do anything to maintain a job.
Style: serious, emotional, suspense, meditative, bleak ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, unemployment, alcoholic, poverty, life is a bitch, family problems, down on your luck, realism, desperation, snitch, female protagonist, teenager ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: belgium, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, psychological, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: abusive mother, survival, human spirit, starting over, family problems, social misfits, life is a bitch, youth, domestic violence, pregnancy, haunted by the past, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ 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: heartbreaking, touching, emotional, psychological, sad ...
Plot: alzheimer's disease, family drama, supportive spouse, memory loss, mother daughter relationship, columbia university, relationships, parenthood, terminal illness, unfulfillment, life turned upside down, family bonds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.3
 101K
Precious (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in Harlem in 1987, Claireece "Precious" Jones is a 16-year-old African American girl born into a life no one would want. She's pregnant for the second time by her absent father; at home, she must wait hand and foot on her mother, ...
Style: emotional, rough, serious, bleak, harsh ...
Plot: domestic violence, child abuse, dysfunctional family, rape, illiteracy, poverty, abusive mother, social misfits, sexual abuse, parents and children, physical appearance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: realistic, captivating, thought provoking, emotional, bleak ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 3K
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Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: touching, emotional, serious, uplifting, feel good ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Short Term 12 (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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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
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 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, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, family problems, parents and children, alcohol abuse, dysfunctional character, neo realism, negligence, family relations, sex addict, addiction, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ 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: thought provoking, disturbing, emotional, realistic, serious ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 50s, 40s, 1940s ...
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.1
 27K
99 Homes (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
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Style: thought provoking, psychological, serious, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: real estate agent, single father, moral dilemma, construction worker, workplace, human nature, workplace situations, family relations, life is a bitch, financial crisis, parent child relationship, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.4
 225
Hidden Love (2007)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 100 min.
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Style: touching, psychological, serious, sincere, realistic ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.5
 2K
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: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic, emotional ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 8.1
 9K
Silenced (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Based on actual events that took place at Gwangju Inhwa School for the hearing-impaired, where young deaf students were the victims of repeated sexual assaults by faculty members over a period of five years in the early 2000s.
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, bleak, emotional ...
Plot: child abuse, sex crime, mute or deaf, disability, rape, sexual abuse, teacher student sex, punishment, life is a bitch, social activist, power relations, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 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.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.9
 2K
Bad Hair (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela, Peru, Argentina, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional
Plot: single parent, obsession, urban ghetto life, urban ghetto, society, dysfunctional family, family relations, youth, coming of age, life is a bitch, parents and children, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Time Stands Still (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Budapest high school in the beginning of the 1960s. Dinis suffers the torments of adolescence. His father had to leave Hungary after the uprise in 1956, and since then Dini's mother has had to take care of her two sons on her own. A friend of ...
Style: realistic, touching, rough, emotional, serious
Plot: family problems, high school, teenage life, family relations, rebellion, family life, high school life, romance, coming of age, youth, teenager, socialism ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.7
 6K
Nine Lives (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Captives of the very relationships that define and sustain them, nine women resiliently meet the travails and disappointments of life.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: pregnancy, friendship, abortion, dysfunctional family, couples, parents and children, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, human nature, family problems, lovers reunited ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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: touching, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: farm, thanksgiving, reunion, estrangement, family problems, family life, family relations, family, hopes, teenage life, loss of partner, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.6
 296
A Simple Heart (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Unable to forget her first love, Félicité, a simple and kind maid, devotes herself completely to her new master, Mathilde Aubain. As the passing of time doesn't heal her wounds, she gives love to all those who surround her: Mathilde's ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, emotional, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, hopes, friendship, social differences, master and servant, unfulfilled love, family life, friends, power relations, servant, society, introspection ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.5
 4K
Camino (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A religious organization interferes with the life of a terminally ill girl.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: terminal illness, child illness, family relations, family problems, doctors and patients, youth, life is a bitch, family in crisis, parents and children, hopes, catholic school, catholic priest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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