Movies like Saint-Ex

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Saint-Ex (1996)
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Saint-Ex (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Poetic biography of author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.
Plot: writers, aviation, world war two, love, christmas, airplane, aviator, air disaster, angel, mountain, children, money, reconnaissance, monkey, loneliness, wedding, friendship, desert, party, storm, water, pilot, death, map, fascist ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 1920s, 20th century, 1900s
Place: new york, paris france, sahara, argentina, cairo egypt, saigon, mediterranean sea ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, melancholic and stylized films with plots about love, husband wife relationship, kiss, mother daughter relationship, death, flashback and drinking alcohol mostly in Drama, Biography and Romance genres. Some movies like Saint-Ex: Stronger (2017), Pandemonium (2000), Amelia (2009), Warm Springs (2005), Stevie (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Stronger (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A victim of the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013 helps the police track down the killers while struggling to recover from devastating trauma.
Style: inspirational, disturbing, suspenseful, compassionate, suspense ...
Plot: physical therapy, rehabilitation, hospital, terrorist bombing, conspiracy, investigation, husband wife relationship, saving a life, brother brother relationship, friendship, medication, true crime ...
Time: year 2016, year 2014, year 2013, 2010s, 21st century
Place: boston
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 6.4
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Pandemonium (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Set in England during the early 19th century, Pandaemonium evokes late-1960s America in its depiction of the relationship between Samuel Taylor Coleridge (Linus Roach) and William Wordsworth (John Hannah). Instead of going to Vietnam, Wordsworth ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: friendship, betrayal, politics, addiction, drug abuse, prodigy, tragic hero, rise and fall, lifestyle, writer's life, tragic love, life is a bitch ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 19th century, 1790s
Place: france, england, europe
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93%
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Amelia (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A look at the life of legendary American pilot Amelia Earhart, who disappeared while flying over the Pacific Ocean in 1937 in an attempt to make a flight around the world.
Style: factual, serious, stylized, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: airplane, aviation, female pilot, women, ambition, depression, flying, unlikely friendships, self fulfillment, follow your dream, rise to the top, lifestyle ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1935, year 1932, year 1934 ...
Place: usa, indiana, atlantic ocean, africa, cleveland ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
When Did You Last See Your Father? (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story of a son's conflicting memories of his dying father.
Style: sentimental, emotional, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: father son relationship, coming of age, teenager, loneliness, reconciliation, terminal illness, family relations, memory, character study, life, parenthood, family ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 80s, year 1962, year 1989 ...
Place: england, london, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 7.4
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Warm Springs (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Franklin Roosevelt, left a paraplegic from polio at 39 years of age, seeks out a miracle cure in the backwoods of Georgia.
Style: realistic, uplifting, sincere, sentimental, political ...
Plot: politics, ambition, rise and fall, society, rebellion, fighting the system, human spirit, hopes, life is a bitch, disability, introspection, world war two ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: georgia, usa, washington d.c., florida, new york state ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.9
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Stevie (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Portrayal of British poet/author Stevie Smith and her life with her beloved aunt through direct dialogue with the audience by Stevie, as well as flashbacks, and narration by a friend. The movie mainly focuses on her relationship with her aunt, ...
Style: sexy, uplifting, realistic, serious, touching ...
Plot: poet, writers, loneliness, drowning, medical, girl, friendship, family relations, adolescence, down on your luck, fall in love, working class ...
Time: 70s
Place: moscow russia, paris france, yorkshire, buckingham palace, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Valentino (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In 1926 the tragic and untimely death of a silent screen actor caused female moviegoers to riot in the streets and in some cases to commit suicide...
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, offbeat
Audience: chick flick
Plot: hollywood, gay, dancing, erotica, unconsciousness, homosexual subtext, little boy, world war one, affair, sensuality, movie star, filmmaking ...
Time: 1920s, victorian era, 1910s, year 1919
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new york, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 7.6
 12K
After Life (1998)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After death, people have just one week to choose only a memory to keep for eternity.
Style: surreal, philosophical, emotional, poignant, sexy ...
Plot: afterlife, eternity, memory, heaven and hell, videotaping, destiny, death, childhood, hospital, filmmaking, self discovery, creativity ...
Time: 20th century
Place: tokyo, japan, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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 7.5
 359K
The Aviator (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 170 min.
Story: A biopic depicting the life of filmmaker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film producer and an aviation magnate, while simultaneously growing more unstable due to severe ...
Style: epic, captivating, realistic, stylized, suspense ...
Plot: mental illness, aviation, success, pilot, businessman, aviator, test pilot, millionaire, world war two, obsessive compulsive disorder, billionaire, eccentricity ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 1940s, 50s, 1910s ...
Place: los angeles, california, connecticut, new york, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Burton and Taylor (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: TV drama based on Richard Burton's diaries, about his last performance in 1983 with ex-wife Elizabeth Taylor. They meet after several years and he agrees to her suggestion that they star in a stage revival on Broadway of Noel Coward's ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, stylized
Plot: actor's life, couple relations, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, couples, hollywood, love, showbiz, love affair, lifestyle, love and romance, fight ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983
Place: usa, los angeles, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.1
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Infinity (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Story of the early life of genius and Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman.
Style: enigmatic, realistic, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: terminal illness, world war two, romance, love, couples, life philosophy, love and romance, catastrophe, death, life is a bitch, hopes, unfulfillment ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: new mexico, new york, new orleans, usa, albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Georgia O'Keeffe (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Biopic of American artist Georgia O'Keeffe and her husband, photographer Alfred Stieglitz.
Style: serious, tense, emotional, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: rise to the top, couples, destructive relationship, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couple relations, obsession, painter, art, husband wife relationship, artist ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, year 1929, year 1932 ...
Place: usa, new mexico, new york, manhattan new york city, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The behind the scenes story of the life of A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his son Christopher Robin.
Style: factual, sad, melancholic, thought provoking, cynical ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: father son relationship, winnie the pooh, childhood, husband wife relationship, traumatic childhood, fame, writers, marital problem, playwright, bookstore, nanny, toys ...
Time: post world war one, future, year 1934, year 1941
Place: england, london, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
A Quiet Passion (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Belgium, Canada, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The story of American poet Emily Dickinson from her early days as a young schoolgirl to her later years as a reclusive, unrecognized artist.
Plot: poet, writers, lesbian subtext, ecstasy, heaven, woman, recluse, women, infidelity, reverend, illness, abstinence ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Designated Mourner (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jack and Judy are husband and wife, and Howard is Judys father. They live in some fictional undemocratic and repressive country, and tell us a story about their lives, mostly from Jack's point of view.
Style: sexy, suspense, biting, talky, artsy ...
Plot: distopia, death, hotel, poetry, enormously long battle scene, transsexual, hitman, sexualized violence, violence, gangsters, drugs, finnish ...
Time: 20th century, future
Place: europe, london, england, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Mahler (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film begins on a train journey with Gustav Mahler (Robert Powell) and his wife Alma (Georgina Hale) confronting their failing marriage. The story is then recounted in a series of flashbacks (some of which are surrealistic and nightmarish), ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, sincere, atmospheric ...
Plot: jewish, composer, female nudity, cocoon, dragon, musician, railway, classical music, family relations, train, historical figure, unfulfillment ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1890s, turn of the century
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Northfork (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: "We are all angels. It is what we do with our wings that separates us." In the next two days, the town of Northfork will cease to exist. The year is 1955 and Northfork is literally about to be "dammed," flooded to make way for a ...
Style: bleak, surreal, psychological, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: small town, adoption, hallucination, dreams, society, hopes, human nature, social relations, coming of age, boy, priest, sick child ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: tokyo, montana, usa, minnesota, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Prick Up Your Ears (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Stephen Frears directs this biographical drama focusing on controversial British playwright Joe Orton, revealed in flashback after his murder by lover Kenneth Halliwell. Born in 1933 in Leicester, in the English Midlands, John 'Joe' Orton ...
Style: sexy, witty, gloomy, reflective, macabre ...
Plot: gay, writers, murder, lgbt, gay cruising, playwright, obsession, mental illness, male nudity, homosexuality, death, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1953, 50s, year 1967 ...
Place: england, london, europe, britain, brighton ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The true story of Elle France editor Jean-Dominique Bauby, who, in 1995 at the age of 43, suffered a stroke that paralyzed his entire body, except his left eye. Using that eye to blink out his memoir, Bauby eloquently described the aspects of his ...
Style: touching, inspirational, sincere, emotional, depressing ...
Plot: disability, coma, nurse, french, paralysis, hospital, human spirit, courage, rehabilitation, life turned upside down, communication problem, mute or deaf ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, paris france, europe, africa, nepal ...
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78%
The Last Station (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, UK, Russia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A historical drama that illustrates Russian author Leo Tolstoy's struggle to balance fame and wealth with his commitment to a life devoid of material things. The Countess Sofya, wife and muse to Leo Tolstoy, uses every trick of seduction on her ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, factual, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: russian, adultery, writers, betrayal, philosophy, love and romance, family relations, golden years, lifestyle, writer's life, parents and children, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: russia, moscow russia
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78%
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Bright Star (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In 1818, high-spirited young Fanny Brawne finds herself increasingly intrigued by the handsome but aloof poet John Keats, who lives next door to her family friends the Dilkes. After reading a book of his poetry, she finds herself even more drawn to ...
Style: touching, romantic, emotional, colourful, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: poet, romance, writers, love, friendship, poetry, letter, tragedy, couple relations, tragic love, couples, love affair ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1810s
Place: england, europe, london, australia, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Same Kind of Different as Me (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: International art dealer Ron Hall must befriend a dangerous homeless man in order to save his struggling marriage to his wife, a woman whose dreams will lead all three of them on the journey of their lives.
Style: sincere, touching, captivating, inspirational, sad ...
Plot: friendship, homeless, husband wife relationship, kindness, marriage, christian, homelessness, infidelity, adultery, family relations, forgiveness, relationships ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.7
 2K
Dreamchild (1985)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Exploring the somewhat darker and more mysterious side of the Lewis Carroll's classic book, the movie follows Alice Liddell (the book's inspiration) as an old woman who is haunted by the characters she was once so amused by. As she thinks ...
Style: fairy tale, serious, stylized, touching
Plot: writers, memory, dream, flashback, sexuality, female protagonist, love, older man teenage girl relationship, child, journalism, writer's life, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: victorian era, 1930s, 19th century
Place: new york, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Wings of Desire (1987)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Wings of Desire is Wim Wender’s artistically beautiful film about the lonely and immortal life of angels during a post-war Berlin. It’s a poetic journey from the perspective of the angels of which one falls in love with a living woman and wants ...
Style: meditative, cerebral, surreal, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: angel, immortality, love, afterlife, mortality, dream, philosophy, german, library, visceral, world war two, humanity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.0
 30K
Miss Potter (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of Beatrix Potter, the author of the beloved and best-selling children's book, "The Tale of Peter Rabbit", and her struggle for love, happiness and success.
Style: sentimental, touching, sweet, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, family outing, chick flick
Plot: writers, writer's life, snobbism, painting, artist, friendship, rabbit, family relations, first love, lifestyle, forbidden love, success ...
Time: 18th century, 1910s, 19th century, edwardian era, 50s ...
Place: england, london, europe, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.3
 22K
Factory Girl (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the mid-1960s, wealthy debutant Edie Sedgwick meets artist Andy Warhol. She joins Warhol's famous Factory and becomes his muse. Although she seems to have it all, Edie cannot have the love she craves from Andy, and she has an affair with a ...
Style: factual, melancholic, sentimental, serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: art, artist, fashion, addiction, dysfunctional family, drug addiction, female nudity, mentor, socialite, rise and fall, love, life philosophy ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, year 1964, year 1971 ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, new jersey, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.9
 74K
My Left Foot (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In this true story told through flashbacks, Christy Brown is born with crippling cerebral palsy into a poor, working-class Irish family. Able only to control movement in his left foot and to speak in guttural sounds, he is mistakenly believed to be ...
Style: inspirational, touching, sincere, unusual plot structure, sexy ...
Plot: disability, handicapped, paralysis, cerebral palsy, irish, artist, working class, writers, human spirit, courage, art, poet ...
Time: 1930s, 80s, 20th century
Place: ireland, europe, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
We of the Never Never (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Based on the well-loved Australian classic by Mrs. Aeneas Gunn, this is the remarkable true story of Jeannie Gunn, a woman who fought to overcome sexual and racial prejudice amid the harsh beauties of the outback. Leaving her Melbourne existence for ...
Style: serious, realistic, uplifting, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: australian aboriginal, strong female lead, aborigine, sexism, killing an animal, animal cruelty, feminist, racism, australian outback, graphic violence, strong female presence, hopes ...
Time: 20th century
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.2
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The Farewell (2000)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, Poland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A portrait of a single day in the late summer of 1956, toward the end of Bertolt Brecht's life, as he prepares to leave his lakeside home, surrounded by the women who form his extended family.
Plot: writers, vacation, german culture, privilege, family relations, heart condition, hopes, male female relationship, fever, influenza, politics, communist ...
Time: 50s
Place: berlin germany, moscow russia, munich germany, london, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Gods and Monsters (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: It's 1957, and Whale's heyday as the director of "Frankenstein," "Bride of Frankenstein" and "The Invisible Man" is long behind him. Retired and a semi-recluse, he lives his days accompanied only by images ...
Style: enigmatic, melancholic, captivating, sentimental, witty ...
Plot: homosexuality, gay, gardener, friendship, lgbt, homosexual, depression, life & death, adaptation, loneliness, frankenstein, maid ...
Time: 50s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%