Movies that are like The Spitfire Grill

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The Spitfire Grill
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, serious, realistic, dramatic, gloomy, inspirational, interesting, surprise ending, sad, melancholic, sweet, reflective, earnest, intense, bad ending, romantic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: small town, friendship, prison, self discovery, redemption, destiny, mentor, sacrifice, unlikely friendships, life philosophy, secrets, life, justice, storytelling, life & death, gay, happy ending, tragedy, church, relationships, women, idealism, loneliness, beautiful scenery, dialogue, transformation, death, first contact, hospital, honest, couples, catastrophe, existentialism, love story, survival, vengeance, childhood, social relations, solitude, guilt, classic car, culture clash, chase, prejudice, friends, runaway, dialogue driven, segregation, greed, stereotypes, gays and lesbians, creativity, lawyer, betrayal, going straight, starting over, false accusation, introspection, couple relations, small town life, crimes, dishonesty, hopes, love and romance, straight edge razor, military enlistment, poor white trash, hardware store, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, leather jacket, forgiveness, contest, war hero, aunt nephew relationship, healing, vietnam war, squaw, river rapids, rescue from drowning, saving a life, mining, stranger, ex convict, safe, search, suspicion, town meeting, cane, falling, fisherman, businessman, cook, gossip, chopping wood, potato, miscarriage, theft, tree, death of son, bird, waterfall, thief, river, fight, wound, pickup truck, pregnancy, letter, fishing, native american, american indian, sheriff, axe, broken leg, beating, teenage girl, rifle, waitress, jealousy, drowning, manslaughter, robbery, coffin, organist, liar, bus, impotence, funeral, cooking, child abuse, cafe, motel, murder, drunkenness, singing, cigarette smoking, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, snow, world war two, crying, telephone call, trust, drink, singer, song, reading, dog, lie, friend, bar, marriage proposal, picnic, restaurant, father son relationship, baby, wheelchair, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, drinking, philosophy, writers, revenge, police investigation, identity, family drama, crime, courage, corruption, character study
Time: 90s
Place: maine, usa, ohio, new england, kentucky
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The Cure
Drama
USA
97 min.
 7.7
The Trip to Bountiful
Drama
USA
108 min.
 7.6
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Most similar movies to The Spitfire Grill

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, dramatic, touching and sentimental films with plots including mentor, storytelling, destiny, redemption, catastrophe, runaway and childhood themes mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Spitfire Grill: Fried Green Tomatoes (1991), Nell (1994), The Trip to Bountiful (1985), The Cure (1995), The Man Without a Face (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Fried Green Tomatoes
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, semi serious, captivating, realistic, sweet, dramatic, sad, reflective, melancholic, inspirational, earnest, light, feel good, heartbreaking, humorous, romantic, interesting, witty
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, small town, self discovery, unlikely friendships, women, oldies, storytelling, introspection, relationships, love story, childhood, love, aging, mentor, midlife crisis, destiny, loneliness, courage, literature, beautiful scenery, couple relations, culture clash, bee, life philosophy, life, transformation, life & death, redemption, secrets, lesbian, catastrophe, idealism, honest, racism, marriage, adaptation, small town life, segregation, happy ending, domestic violence, book, sacrifice, hopes, family, runaway, cancer, imagination, cannibalism, love and romance, society
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: alabama, louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   82%
 
 6.5
 25K
Nell
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, psychological, serious, sincere, realistic, dramatic, earnest, sad, compassionate, inspirational, interesting, melancholic, sweet, reflective, intense, breathtaking, sexy, intellectual, erotic
Plot: innocence lost, isolation, family, doctors, solitude, self discovery, mentor, disability, loneliness, psychology, hospital, beautiful scenery, destiny, alone in the world, mental illness, doctors and patients, wilderness, death, autism, forest, lake, catastrophe, life, twin sister, feral child, psychologist, happy ending, sexualized violence, first contact, humanity, culture clash, courtroom, life philosophy, childhood, adaptation, stereotypes, psychiatrist, love story, courage, tragedy, transformation, life & death, storytelling, manipulation, dreams, honest, power relations, dialogue, adoption, runaway
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   89%
    User:   93%
 
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The Trip to Bountiful
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, captivating, serious, compassionate, heartbreaking, melancholic, realistic, dramatic, reflective, sad, intense, earnest, harsh, sincere, depressing, talky, inspirational
Plot: small town, bus, redemption, human nature, road trip, loneliness, self discovery, childhood, aging, drinking, mentor, depression, segregation, culture clash, parents and children, courage, escape, unlikely friendships, idealism, beautiful scenery, friendship, storytelling, solitude, senior citizen, memory, runaway, life & death, hopes, women, catastrophe, tragedy, race issues, wartime, destiny, love and romance, family, period piece, character study, prejudice, family drama, family bonds, gunfight, adaptation, nudity (full frontal - brief), poverty, dysfunctional family, life, eccentricity, relationships, life philosophy
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   85%
    User:   73%
 
 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:   83%
    User:   73%
 
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:   80%
    User:   86%
 
A Cool, Dry Place
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: touching, serious, dramatic, intense, sentimental, realistic, earnest, emotional, suspense, light, melancholic, interesting, talky, entertaining, scenic, compassionate, tense, sweet
Audience: kids
Plot: single father, small town, love triangle, father son relationship, friendship, parenthood, single parent, mentor, destiny, life & death, chase, redemption, vengeance, starting over, relationships, father-son relationship, justice, vampire human love, lawyer, life, drinking, transformation, couple relations, life philosophy, storytelling, violent, romance, high school, divorce, dialogue, childhood, fantasy world, hospital, dreams, brutality, catastrophe, nudity (topless - notable), unlikely friendships, crime gone awry, runaway, revenge, betrayal, dark hero, family, hitman, tragedy, character study, happy ending, adaptation, fight scenes
Time: 90s
Place: kansas, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   61%
 
 6.7
 2K
Paradise
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, feel good, dramatic, sweet, romantic, light, inspirational, atmospheric, remake of french film
Audience: chick flick
Plot: small town, friendship, single parent, mentor, crumbling marriage, destiny, family, dealing with death, unlikely friendships, death, catastrophe, relationship problems, child care, summer, grief, human nature, marriage, finnish, bullying, creativity, love, ghosts, couple relations, happy ending, bollywood, underdog, demons, natural disaster, culture clash, childhood, infidelity, dialogue, justice, life, rebellion, first contact, fantasy world, divorce, lawyer, love story, love affair, vengeance, crime gone awry, parents and children, transformation, runaway, courage, death in the family, global warming, storytelling
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   64%
 
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It's My Party
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, emotional, semi serious, heartbreaking, realistic, compassionate, macabre, dramatic, reflective, sad, light, earnest, talky, sincere, melancholic, intense, interesting
Plot: aids, friendship, gay, death, suicide, terminal illness, relationships, gays and lesbians, unlikely friendships, homosexuality, life philosophy, male nudity, parents and children, drinking, pornography, mentor, tragedy, redemption, hiv, prejudice, dysfunctional family, friends, catastrophe, family drama, depression, vengeance, dialogue, honest, culture clash, family, hospital, loneliness, gender, doctors, stereotypes, love story, love, transformation, life is a bitch, women, parenthood, cancer, gory, writers, revenge, happy ending, crime gone awry, character study, fantasy world, love and romance
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   72%
 
 7.0
 17K
Courageous
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, biblical, inspirational, uplifting, reflective, dramatic, sad, sentimental, melancholic, sincere, christian film, meditative, entertaining, talky, suspenseful
Audience: family outing
Plot: christian, christianity, god, courage, jesus, religion, drugs/alcohol, introspection, single father, parenthood, mentor, redemption, family, faith, parents and children, dialogue, children, runaway, fight scenes, father son relationship, propaganda, religions or cults, father-son relationship, relationships, catastrophe, storytelling, marriage, brothers, apocalypse, beautiful scenery, family drama, happy ending, sacrifice, father, family life, honest, divorce, family bonds, transformation, hopes, life philosophy, father daughter relationship, stereotypes, chase, guilt, police corruption, car chase, dysfunctional family, poverty, brainwashing
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   54%
 
Places in the Heart
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, captivating, serious, emotional, dramatic, uplifting, earnest, compassionate, interesting, atmospheric, intense, suspense, romantic, gloomy, talky, inspirational, scenic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: small town, friendship, racism, farm, redemption, adultery, human spirit, unlikely friendships, depression, segregation, mentor, destiny, courage, runaway, poverty, idealism, culture clash, civil war, gunfight, childhood, love story, family, prejudice, interracial relations, period piece, lawyer, character study, widow, catastrophe, beautiful scenery, greed, blindness, survival, chase, justice, war veteran, family farm, kidnapping, great depression, against the odds, vengeance, betrayal, tragedy, life philosophy, moral ambiguity, storytelling, sacrifice, americana, drinking, dialogue
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   57%
 
The Secret Life of Bees
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, sweet, realistic, sincere, emotional, dramatic, heartbreaking, inspirational, road movie, light, romantic, intense, harsh, sad
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, coming of age, small town, family bonds, racism, women, mentor, runaway, childhood, teaching the ways of the world, sisters, dysfunctional family, segregation, family, unlikely friendships, relationships, coming-of-age, destiny, guilt, culture clash, adolescence, adaptation, hopes, single father, prejudice, literature, family drama, catastrophe, honest, haunted by the past, love, secrets, society, interracial romance, brutality, courage, teenager, love story, parenthood, twists & turns, happy ending, life, school, teacher, youth, fantasy world, identity, nudity (full frontal - brief), stereotypes, friends
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   71%
 
 7.4
 9K
Norma Rae
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Style: touching, sincere, serious, dramatic, talky, realistic, earnest, tense, sentimental, interesting, captivating, emotional, suspense, inspirational, thought provoking, breathtaking, light, uplifting, reflective, intense, clever
Plot: small town, workplace, fighting the system, working class, feminism, courage, price of justice, idealism, greed, politics, corruption, unlikely friendships, friendship, mentor, runaway, culture clash, prejudice, race issues, secrets, political, family, tragedy, injustice, morality, union, labor, factory, single mother, storytelling, lawyer, catastrophe, stereotypes, segregation, righting the wronged, women, honest, death, jewish, childhood, ethnic conflict, redemption, chase, hospital, interracial romance, destiny, sacrifice, romance, against the odds, relationships, depression
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   52%
 
A River Runs Through It
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, serious, reflective, dramatic, breathtaking, scenic, realistic, melancholic, cerebral, atmospheric, captivating, intense, interesting, harsh, tense, thought provoking, clever, compassionate, philosophical
Plot: coming of age, childhood, self discovery, brothers, fish, beautiful scenery, storytelling, mentor, life, destiny, literature, life & death, parents and children, family drama, lake or river, family, culture clash, drinking, tragedy, period piece, siblings relations, adaptation, philosophy, life philosophy, fishing, gambling, relationships, wilderness, justice, small town, catastrophe, rebellion, chase, secrets, solitude, redemption, sibling relationship, pastor, prohibition, journalist, death, transformation, dialogue, dysfunctional family, honest, runaway, vengeance, loneliness, fight scenes, poetry
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1900s, 1910s, 30s, 1920s
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   58%
 
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Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sincere, dramatic, inspirational, sad, road movie, heartbreaking, intense, psychological, romantic, earnest, sexy
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, dysfunctional family, mother daughter relationship, women, human nature, adaptation, secret society, playwright, childhood, book, unlikely friendships, family, mental illness, parents and children, catastrophe, secrets, family feud, parent child relationship, marriage, small town, sisters, stereotypes, mentor, happy ending, child abuse, culture clash, storytelling, hopes, kidnapping, catholicism, destiny, estrangement, relationships, life philosophy, society, literature, family problems, fantasy world, dialogue, justice, multiple storylines, first contact, children, brutality, family relations, honest, life, drinking, betrayal, golden years
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   46%
 
 8.1
 369K
The Help
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, India, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 146 min.
Style: emotional, touching, uplifting, serious, dramatic, sentimental, realistic, earnest, heartbreaking, inspirational, stylized, interesting, captivating, sad, intense, compassionate, witty, thought provoking, harsh, clever
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: racism, friendship, master and servant, segregation, race issues, maid, prejudice, courage, women, unlikely friendships, idealism, newspaper columnist, racial issues, southern belle, ethnic conflict, mentor, against the rules, runaway, literature, racial segregation, exploitation, period piece, adaptation, stereotypes, sacrifice, destiny, slavery, storytelling, small town, book, childhood, classic car, justice, writers, honest, culture clash, catastrophe, interracial relations, tragedy, family, discrimination, chocolate, happy ending, redemption, beautiful scenery, small town life, life, transformation, writing, greed
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1963
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   52%
 
Driving Miss Daisy
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, captivating, semi serious, dramatic, earnest, reflective, witty, road movie, sincere, compassionate, melancholic, inspirational, intense, emotional, talky, feel good, humorous
Plot: aging, friendship, segregation, culture clash, golden years, unlikely friendships, racism, elderly, jewish, prejudice, mentor, master and servant, civil rights, relationships, widow, car accident, childhood, destiny, life philosophy, race, storytelling, parenthood, chauffeur, race issues, classic car, redemption, period piece, idealism, self discovery, character study, life, life & death, transformation, racial segregation, boss and employee, catastrophe, runaway, loneliness, honest, dialogue driven, justice, adaptation, small town, drinking, stereotypes, interracial relations, family, greed, dialogue, courage
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 40s, 50s, 1960s, 1940s, 60s, 70s
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   47%
 
The Color Purple
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, serious, dramatic, heartbreaking, compassionate, gloomy, realistic, melancholic, intense, inspirational, sad, earnest, sincere, interesting, uplifting
Plot: redemption, rape, race issues, underdog, segregation, women, childhood, crumbling marriage, storytelling, incest, mentor, friendship, unlikely friendships, adaptation, prejudice, courage, feminism, idealism, tragedy, family bonds, justice, slavery, destiny, beautiful scenery, happy ending, literature, letter, race, runaway, period piece, culture clash, life, adoption, survival, black people, violent husband, empowerment, sibling relationship, jazz musician, jazz, prison, stereotypes, human spirit, sisters, life & death, book, brutality, fantasy world, mythology, catastrophe
Time: 1900s, 1930s, 20th century, 18th century, 1910s, 1920s
Place: usa, africa, southern usa, tennessee, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   57%
 
 7.4
 2K
Tully
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: realistic, serious, melancholic, sincere, touching, reflective, sentimental, emotional, road movie, bleak, gloomy, dramatic, thought provoking, enigmatic, sweet, earnest, heartbreaking, talky, romantic
Plot: small town, single father, young lovers, family drama, relationships, loneliness, crumbling marriage, romance, coming of age, dysfunctional family, opposites attract, life philosophy, women, complex characters, dialogue, crime gone awry, culture clash, human nature, coming-of-age, destiny, catastrophe, secrets, friendship, introspection, solitude, beautiful scenery, hip hop, writers, redemption, love, brothers, mentor, bollywood, parents and children, hospital, natural disaster, guilt, tragedy, siblings relations, drinking, kick-butt women, runaway, life & death, brutality, depression, greed, unlikely friendships, storytelling, transformation, existentialism
Place: england, nebraska, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   47%
 
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 7.0
 10K
One True Thing
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, sentimental, dramatic, touching, clever, gloomy, melancholic, intense, intellectual, sad, heartbreaking, psychological, talky, reflective, cerebral, earnest, depressing, compassionate
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, cancer, terminal illness, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, parents and children, family drama, family, relationships, small town, secrets, homecoming, death, mentor, depression, tragedy, culture clash, divorce, marriage, catastrophe, hospital, women, sacrifice, death of parent, life, destiny, literature, childhood, parenthood, honest, happy ending, life & death, redemption, suicide, life is a bitch, life philosophy, stereotypes, doctors, storytelling, twists & turns, nudity (topless - notable), multiple storylines, infidelity, dialogue, unfulfillment, justice, runaway, guilt, adaptation, solitude
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   53%
 
How to Make an American Quilt
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, romantic, talky, sweet, sexy, feel good, earnest, emotional, sincere, melancholic, light, reflective, interesting, intense, dramatic
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, marriage, friendship, romance, women, self discovery, adultery, coming of age, relationships, love story, wedding, infidelity, destiny, beautiful scenery, family gatherings, advice, grandmother, mentor, unlikely friendships, happy ending, cheating, monogamy, married couple, extramarital affair, marriage proposal, wine, culture clash, storytelling, catastrophe, family life, justice, adaptation, idealism, multiple storylines, stereotypes, betrayal, dialogue, redemption, life philosophy, interracial romance, small town, divorce, secrets, transformation, family relations, literature, nudity (full frontal - brief), childhood, family, period piece
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: north carolina, usa, california, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   48%
 
 7.5
 5K
Passion Fish
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Style: clever, talky, semi serious, sincere, realistic, sentimental, melancholic, touching, road movie, thought provoking, reflective, enigmatic, atmospheric, harsh, bleak, interesting, stylized, witty, satirical, psychological, dramatic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, disability, folk, human nature, small town, relationships, unlikely friendships, loneliness, redemption, self discovery, life philosophy, drinking, women, mentor, urban, storytelling, actress, accident, wheelchair, dialogue, childhood, writers, gunfight, depression, existentialism, solitude, culture clash, tragedy, hopes, catastrophe, runaway, nudity (full frontal - brief), character study, rehabilitation, destiny, transformation, adaptation, friends, pornography, segregation, obsession, race issues, crime gone awry, complex characters, brutality, eccentricity, justice, beautiful scenery, suicide attempt, starting over
Time: 90s
Place: louisiana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   39%
 
 6.8
 9K
My Life
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, talky, serious, sad, heartbreaking, realistic, reflective, dramatic, clever, inspirational, intense, melancholic, sincere, interesting, earnest, compassionate, road movie
Plot: cancer, death, terminal illness, life & death, family life, life, father son relationship, destiny, mentor, self discovery, childhood, family, life philosophy, catastrophe, hospital, reconciliation, parents and children, courage, tragedy, transformation, baby, vengeance, parenthood, solitude, honest, afterlife, depression, survival, sacrifice, existentialism, storytelling, doctors, natural disaster, first contact, life is a bitch, relationships, father-son relationship, redemption, chase, family drama, nudity (full frontal - brief), marriage, dysfunctional family, happy ending, loneliness, single father, unfulfillment, culture clash, dialogue, drinking
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   39%
 
What's Eating Gilbert Grape
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, surreal, serious, offbeat, melancholic, heartbreaking, dramatic, depressing, compassionate, cerebral, sentimental, talky, sad, interesting, sincere, reflective, intense, enigmatic, harsh, sweet, bleak, thought provoking
Plot: dysfunctional family, small town, disability, mentally challenged, mental illness, coming of age, family bonds, widow, self discovery, family drama, loneliness, brothers, tragedy, depression, parents and children, relationships, family, life, redemption, mentor, eccentricity, siblings relations, life & death, character study, life philosophy, sisters, honest, culture clash, sibling relationship, parenthood, drinking, love, coming-of-age, adaptation, dialogue, childhood, responsibility, crime gone awry, catastrophe, prejudice, unlikely friendships, runaway, destiny, storytelling, suicide of father, obese woman, countryside, house fire, water tower, delivery boy
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
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 7.4
 150K
Mud
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, touching, suspenseful, serious, melancholic, tense, suspense, stylized, enigmatic, intense, harsh, emotional, dramatic, interesting, sweet, bleak, captivating, cerebral, psychological, talky, scenic, heartbreaking, sentimental, romantic, depressing, clever, reflective, dark humor
Plot: coming of age, friendship, adolescence, coming-of-age, childhood, storytelling, runaway, unlikely friendships, mentor, character study, love, honest, obsession, loneliness, love story, betrayal, relationships, island, violent, small town, murder, redemption, boat, violence, adventure, brutality, life & death, teenager, dialogue, unfulfilled love, lake or river, river, idealism, life, vengeance, surveillance, revenge, dreams, survival, twists & turns, tragedy, psychology, destiny, snake, depression, teenage life, friends, love and romance, unfulfillment, youth
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arkansas, mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   49%
 
Finding Forrester
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Style: touching, uplifting, sentimental, serious, inspirational, dramatic, sincere, realistic, interesting, intellectual, compassionate, earnest, feel good, clever, cerebral, basketball movie, intense
Plot: mentor, friendship, writer's life, high school, literature, writing, dedicated educator, writers, school, unlikely friendships, basketball, prodigy, teacher, life philosophy, urban, destiny, coming of age, internet, stereotypes, redemption, storytelling, creativity, dialogue, mathematics, prejudice, character study, private school, plagiarism, catastrophe, childhood, cancer, corruption, foul language, underdog, courage, runaway, unsociability, becoming an adult, scholarship, manuscript, idol, sibling relationship, poetry, father figure, professor, justice, drinking, follow your dream, honest, secrets
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, scotland, boston, new york yankees
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   44%
 
 8.0
 421K
Rain Man
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, sentimental, feel good, dramatic, serious, road movie, heartbreaking, interesting, reflective, intense, captivating, earnest, uplifting, cerebral, clever, inspirational, compassionate, sad, sincere
Plot: autism, redemption, on the road, mentally challenged, disability, road trip, greed, brothers, mentor, mental illness, storytelling, character study, manipulation, psychology, mathematics, honest, unlikely friendships, friendship, depression, destiny, classic car, genius, life philosophy, loneliness, tragedy, justice, catastrophe, relationships, yuppie, dialogue, siblings relations, childhood, runaway, transformation, life, car dealer, convertible, travel, culture clash, courage, corruption, survival, psychiatry, business, life & death, egocentrism, psychiatrist, hopes, misfit, family relations
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, california, los angeles, missouri, usa, texas, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   40%
 
 6.8
 703
Losing Chase
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic, melancholic, sincere, dramatic, sexual, sentimental, interesting, sexy
Plot: dysfunctional family, chase, depression, single parent, friendship, women, crumbling marriage, storytelling, interracial romance, fight scenes, demons, pornography, destiny, human nature, parenthood, life, culture clash, traumatic experience, nervous breakdown, caretaker, british, drinking, introspection, single father, car chase, hospital, vengeance, adaptation, self discovery, mentor, transformation, family bonds, screwball, catastrophe, life philosophy, betrayal, nudity (topless - notable), unlikely friendships, divorce, childhood, couple relations, lesbian, kick-butt women, obsession, suicide attempt, race issues, nudity (full frontal - brief), dialogue, cancer, writers
Time: 90s
Place: england, new jersey, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   36%
 
Where the Heart Is
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, feel good, sweet, realistic, humorous, romantic, sincere, inspirational, emotional, dramatic, interesting, sad
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: small town, friendship, coming of age, starting over, pregnancy, romance, destiny, single parent, women, unlikely friendships, stereotypes, catastrophe, happy ending, family, change, supermarket, teenage pregnancy, baby, mentor, life, culture clash, adaptation, life philosophy, shopping, life is a bitch, love story, hospital, surveillance, justice, friends, transformation, chocolate, dialogue, childhood, love and romance, prejudice, sacrifice, storytelling, runaway, idealism, beautiful scenery, youth, vengeance, first contact, sisters, family relations, drinking, natural disaster, redemption, parenthood
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: oklahoma, usa, tennessee, california, mississippi, new jersey
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System:   37%
    User:   40%
 

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Dancer, Texas Pop. 81
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: talky, sentimental, realistic, touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous, reflective, road movie, harsh, emotional, dramatic, sweet, inspirational, interesting
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, friendship, high school, coming of age, buddies, unlikely friendships, mentor, life philosophy, life, destiny, small town life, childhood, coming-of-age, existentialism, finnish, teenage life, catastrophe, honest, family, life & death, writers, redemption, dialogue, storytelling, culture clash, father son relationship, stereotypes, americana, secrets, relationships, prejudice, beautiful scenery, sacrifice, youth, natural disaster, runaway, corruption, creativity, friends, ethnic conflict, vengeance, gunfight, fantasy world, character study, loneliness, pornography, best friends, nudity (full frontal - brief), depression, partners
Time: 90s
Place: texas, california, new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   38%
 
 7.7
 39K
The Visitor
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, gloomy, melancholic, heartbreaking, reflective, dramatic, intellectual, harsh, compassionate, psychological, earnest, interesting, bleak, depressing, cerebral, philosophical, sad, sentimental
Plot: immigrants, friendship, loneliness, self discovery, jazz, relationships, solitude, urban, unlikely friendships, mentor, character study, interracial relations, destiny, complex characters, midlife crisis, life, life philosophy, life & death, political, humanity, homeless, storytelling, honest, drinking, tragedy, depression, greed, wine, philosophy, idealism, redemption, sacrifice, prejudice, drum, immigration, islam, hospital, transformation, stereotypes, culture clash, multiple storylines, catastrophe, flat, college professor, society, surveillance, corruption, morality, existentialism, race issues
Place: new york, michigan, new jersey, connecticut, syria, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   38%
 
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