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Table for Five (1983)
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Table for Five (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: J.P. Tannen (Jon Voight) wants a second chance to be a father to his children ... but someone else has taken his place. Determined not to just be a friendly 'uncle' in their lives, he gets permission from his ex-wife Kathleen (Millie Perkins) and her new husband (Richard Crenna) to take the kids on a Mediterranean cruise. On the journey he comes to realise it's not that easy and, feeling overwhelmed, begins to doubt his abilities until a tragedy back home forces him to become the father he always hoped to be.
Style: sentimental, sincere, uplifting, touching, serious, emotional, realistic
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: cruise ship, coming of age, family relations, cruise, divorce, youth, family vacation, ocean, romance, parents and children, family life, couples, family problems, custody, single parent, human nature, bittersweet, unfulfillment, dog, ship, children, vacation, boy, father daughter relationship, girl ...
Time: 80s
Place: mediterranean sea, africa, italy, greece, usa, europe, cairo egypt ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and sentimental films with plots about family relations, love and romance, parents and children, couples, romance, family problems and single parent mostly in Drama, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Table for Five: The Only Thrill (1997), Follow The Stars Home (2001), What Girls Learn (2001), Once in a Lifetime (1994), The Bumblebee Flies Anyway (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Only Thrill (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A small-town store owner with a comatose wife shares a long-term relationship with his seamstress.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, sentimental, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: widow, hospital, small town, bittersweet, family problems, social relations, couples, family relations, youth, romance, unfulfillment, society ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 90s, 70s
Place: canada
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Follow The Stars Home (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two brothers - one virtuous, one feckless - are in love with the same woman. She falls for Brother Wrong, carrying a torch for him even after he deserts her. But Brother Right remains steadfast and available. What's unusual here is why the bad ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, uplifting, touching, erotic ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, love and romance, dysfunctional family, family problems, single parent, family life, babies and infants, family in crisis, parents and children, couples, unfulfilled love, disability ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
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What Girls Learn (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two teenage girls must come to terms with their stepfather when their mother is struck by illness.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: teenage girl, single mother, stepfather, family relations, teenage love, teenage life, youth, love and romance, romance, estrangement, couples, family problems ...
Time: 80s
Place: georgia, new york, usa
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Once in a Lifetime (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After losing her husband and baby daughter to a fire, Daphne Fields raises her deaf son while beginning a writing career. Hollywood loves her scripts, but her heart remains with her son Andrew, under the care of Headmaster Matthew Dane at an eastern ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, sentimental
Plot: coming of age, deaf, boarding school, starting over, family problems, couples, family relations, death in the family, parents and children, pregnancy, hospital, boarding school life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Bumblebee Flies Anyway (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An amnesiac youth tries to piece together his past, but what he discovers may jeopardize his future.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: memory, twins, patient, terminal illness, hospital, family problems, couples, family relations, love and romance, hopes, youth, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
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Fine Things (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Standard romantic melodrama from novelist Danielle Steele finds a couple embroiled in marital conflict with a nasty child-custody battle at its center.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: youth, wedding, couples, family problems, family relations, pregnancy, death in the family, terminal illness, custody, missing person, family life, family in crisis ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Liar's Moon (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Matt Dillion In East Texas, the summer after high school, Jack falls in love with Ginny, the daughter of the town's banker (Jack's mom's high school sweetheart). Ginny's been at boarding school; she's headed for Vassar. ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, cult film
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, teenage love, teenager, coming of age, love, parents and children, social differences, infidelity, computers and web, teenage life, small town life, small town ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Twice in a Lifetime (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A middle-aged steelworker is content with his job and his family, but feels that something is missing in his life. On his 50th birthday, he stops in at a local bar for a drink to celebrate. He finds himself attracted to the young, very sexy ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, midlife crisis, starting over, love triangle, breakup, working class, dysfunctional family, romance, love affair, couples, family problems, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington state, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Vernie (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama - Sean, a young thirty-something coffee shop owner, is diagnosed with terminal cancer. He desperately wants to have a baby before he dies, and asks his best friend Kristy to bear his child. - John Riedlinger, Amy Colon, Patrick Coyle
Style: touching, uplifting, emotional, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, friendship, pregnancy, terminal illness, tragic hero, couples, family problems, romance, hopes, best friends, life is a bitch, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Bread, My Sweet (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dominic works round the clock: nights making biscotti for his family's bakery in a working-class Italian neighborhood in Pittsburgh, then days downtown where he's a specialist in firing people at a company that negotiates mergers. ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: best friends, romance, unfulfilled love, fall in love, family life, looking for love, couples, dream come true, family problems, unlikely couple, single parent, human nature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Cafe Setareh (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Filmmaker Saman Moghadam details the struggles of three women living in an antiquated district of Tehran in this emotionally resonant drama. Fabria's husband has been morally corrupted, and now it's up to her to take charge of the small ...
Style: sincere, psychological, sentimental, touching, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fall in love, couple relations, society, human nature, hopes, romance, couples, love and romance, unfulfilled love, family problems, bittersweet, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Face (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Genie, a Chinese-American teenager, develops feelings for a charming African-American DJ, but her grandmother forbids their romance forcing Genie to choose between family and love.
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: teenage life, parents and children, friends, family relations, immigrants, opposites attract, single parent, youth, coming of age, love and romance, family life, introspection ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Every Other Week (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Pontus is divorced and has custody of his children every other week while living life as a bachelor the rest of the time. His older brother, Jens, is married since 20 years and has three children. When Jens' marriage collapses, he moves in with ...
Style: semi serious, touching, emotional, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Square Dance (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An awkward 13-year-old (Winona Ryder) leaves her cranky grandfather (Jason Robards) in rural Texas, to live with her mother (Jane Alexander) in Fort Worth.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, sentimental, emotional ...
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Alpha Male (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Drama about a family torn apart after the death of its patriarch. Haunted by their father's death, Jack and Elyssa have a fraught relationship with their remarried mother even now they have come of age.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, psychological, serious ...
Plot: family relations, family problems, death in the family, dysfunctional family, parents and children, unfulfillment, estrangement, family gatherings, brother brother relationship, coming of age, family business, elderly lovers ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman discovers the truth about her former lover from the diary that his first wife wrote to their son, Nicholas.
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, emotional, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, family outing
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Dodson's Journey (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A man takes his young daughter on a cross-country fly-fishing trip following the death of his father and his wife's decision to get a divorce.
Style: realistic, serious, uplifting, feel good, touching ...
Plot: youth, single parent, couples, breakup, family relations, family problems, crumbling marriage, love and romance, hopes, unfulfillment, human nature, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Warm December (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching, surprise ending
Plot: biker, romance, black romance, motorcycle racing, motor sport, love and romance, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, family relations, couples, power relations, fall in love ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Finn's Girl (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dr. Finn Jeffries plays a new stepmother to her deceased lover's daughter Zelly. She also took over her lover's abortion clinic that is being protested by increasingly violent "pro-lifer's". The movie covers, teenage angst, ...
Style: serious, sentimental, emotional, sincere, realistic
Audience: girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Bridge to Silence (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman with a hearing problem tries to get het life back together after a car accident that killed her husband.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, gloomy, touching ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Audience: girls' night
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32%
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Summer Games (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The story of an adult and a teenage couple during a brief summer holiday by the sea. While Nic's parents remain trapped in a precarious mutual dependency despite repeated attempts at reconciliation, their 12-year-old son tries to come to terms ...
Style: sentimental, serious, sincere, touching, realistic ...
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31%
Don't Let Me Drown (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
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Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating, serious ...
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Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Story: Sunflower is the story of the Zhang family in Beijing father, mother and son across three decades, centering on the tensions and misunderstandings between father and son. Nine-year-old Xiangyang is having the time of his life, free of adult ...
Style: uplifting, captivating, touching, sentimental, sincere ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Daddy (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Oliver Watson has never been luckier: he is a successful advertising executive, shares a marriage of eighteen years with Sarah and has three loving kids: 17-year-old Ben, 15-year-old Melissa, and 9-year-old Sam. His perfect life suddenly falls apart ...
Style: realistic, semi serious
Plot: single parent, lifetime, marital problem, single father, family life, custody, parents and children, fall in love, couples, family relations, family problems, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 90s
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28%
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Desert Bloom (1986)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story involves Rose Chismore's youth. She flashes back and remembers her coming-of-age. Her recollections are sometimes less than sweet, particularly those of her troubled and alcoholic step-father. Her memories of Robin, her first-love, ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, cerebral, enigmatic ...
Audience: girls' night
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The Goob (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: realistic, emotional, sentimental, captivating, serious ...
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