Movies like The Two of Us

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The Two of Us (1967)
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The Two of Us (1967)
Original name: Le vieil homme et l'enfant
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A story of the caring friendship formed between a crusty, old anti-Semite and an eight-year-old Jewish boy who goes to live with him during World War II.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: anti semitism, countryside, village, youth, friendship, friends, religions or cults, life is a bitch, self discovery, hopes, elderly, society, human nature, wartime life, golden years, dog, nazi, old man, farm, boy, rabbit, vegetarian, veteran, liberation, love letter ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: france, europe, vichy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, sentimental and serious films with plots about friendship, friends, society, hopes, youth, golden years and life is a bitch mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Two of Us: Uranus (1990), Jean de Florette (1986), The Proud Ones (1980), The Girl from Paris (2001), I Forgot to Tell You (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Uranus (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After World War II, a small French village struggles to put the war behind as the controlling Communist Party tries to flush out Petain loyalists. The local bar owner, a simple man who likes to write poetry, who only wants to be left alone to do his ...
Style: psychological, serious, clever, realistic, biting
Plot: village life, state affairs, life is a bitch, uncover truth, war, wartime life, fighting the system, political corruption, political unrest, small town life, dishonesty, military ...
Place: france, europe
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95%
Jean de Florette (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In a rural French village, an old man and his only remaining relative cast their covetous eyes on an adjoining vacant property. They need its spring water for growing their flowers, and are dismayed to hear that the man who has inherited it is ...
Style: emotional, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy, captivating ...
Plot: farm, countryside, avarice, provence, village life, cons and scams, down on your luck, life is a bitch, crimes, parents and children, dishonesty, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s, 19th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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The Proud Ones (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In early twentieth-century Brittany, two peasants marry, have a son, and live in traditional Breton ways: three generations under one roof, a division of labor between the sexes, elders' stories at night, politics and religion during their ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, sentimental, touching
Plot: family relations, religions or cults, social relations, village life, wartime life, life is a bitch, countryside, human nature, society, family life, village, farm ...
Time: 1910s, 1900s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
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92%
The Girl from Paris (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Sandrine, a woman in her thirties gets tired of life in Paris and decides to leave her work in computers and become a farmer. She takes the required practice for two years, and after that she buys an isolated farm from Adrien, an old farmer who ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, realistic
Plot: isolation, farm, urban, odd couple, village life, hopes, city life, love and romance, golden years, couple relations, starting over, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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I Forgot to Tell You (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marie is a young woman with a troubled past. Her passion is painting, but she never had any formal training. Living in the South of France, she takes whatever work she can get to make ends meet. Then she befriends the elderly painter Jaume and he ...
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic, uplifting
Plot: friendship, mental illness, self discovery, elderly, starting over, hopes, golden years, friends, euthanasia, drawing, painting, alzheimer's disease
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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80%
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Hadewijch (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A troubled young woman is thrown out of a convent and forms a relationship with a radical Muslim.
Style: sentimental, touching, psychological, emotional, atmospheric ...
Plot: convent, hopes, religions or cults, friendship, clergy, human nature, society, youth, self discovery, monastery, religious faith, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, middle east, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Papa Was Not a Rolling Stone (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The 1980s. Stéphanie grows up in La Courneuve, on the outskirts of Paris, in a home where her mother is rarely there and her step-father is brutal. She quickly decides to escape her morose everyday life. Thanks to her grandmother's love, ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: follow your dream, adolescence vs adulthood, hopes, parents and children, coming of age, society, high school life, youth, best friends, immigrants, friendship, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Reunion (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two young boys from very different backgrounds become friends in 1933 Stuttgart. However, they don't realize how different they are until much later as one is the son of a well-to-do Jewish doctor and the other the son of a German aristocrat. ...
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, thought provoking
Plot: friendship, anti semitism, youth, homecoming, religions or cults, society, holocaust, coming of age, against humanity, confined, golden years, friendship between boys ...
Time: 30s, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: europe, germany
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64%
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Mickybo and Me (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The film tells the story of two boys who become friends at the start of the Troubles in 1970. The boys share an obsession with Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, with the consequence that they run away to Australia.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: mischievous children, youth, religions or cults, friends, state affairs, wannabe, political unrest, ira, friendship, obsession, society, kids in trouble ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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All Together (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Five old friends decide to move in together as an alternate to living in a retirement home; joining them is an ethnology student whose thesis is on the aging population.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: aging, friendship, golden years, couple relations, couples, parents and children, family relations, friends, elderly, old age, heart attack, old man ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
In the Courtyard (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Antoine is a musician. The forties, he suddenly decides to end his career. After a few days of wandering, he gets a job as a janitor. Mathilde lives in the old building in the east of Paris where he takes office. This is a young retiree, generous ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: golden years, elderly, midlife crisis, career change, friends, retiring, aging, friendship, dog, anxiety, barking dog, prank telephone call ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Wandering Streams (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Emile is a 70-ish former horticulturalist who once raised bonsai trees "because they don't take up too much room." Indeed, his whole existence is safe and uneventful to a fault, somewhat juiced by friendship with raucous fishing ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic
Plot: elderly, looking for love, buddies, couples, aging, countryside, looking for sex, drugs/alcohol, elderly lovers, sexual relations, love and romance, golden years ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Devil and the Ten Commandments (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The film consists of seven roughly 15 minute episodes, each showing what will happen if one or more of the Ten Commandments will be broken: Jérome Chambard is warned that he will lose his job if he continues to swear; Françoise Beaufort enamored ...
Style: realistic, clever, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: monastery, crime and punishment, religions or cults, uncontrollable, human nature, society, shot in the back, drug dealer, nun, bank robbery, self sacrifice, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 154
To Life (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Helen, Rose and Lili have survived the Holocaust and have never seen each other since the war has ended. In 1960, they meet again in Berck, France. They learn to enjoy together simple pleasures in life: nice meals, ballads on the beach, playing in ...
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, serious
Plot: haunted by the past, hopes, human spirit, friendship, starting over, reunion, friends, sexless marriage, older woman younger man relationship, auschwitz, seaside
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1940s, 1960s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
A Beautiful Secret (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The beloved screen legend Katy Jurado, the lights one last time in the history of a special friendship that develops between a lonely old woman and Jorge, a rebellious teenager in Mexico City in 1984. Through the use flashbacks, Jorge, now an adult, ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, emotional, serious
Plot: friendship, rebelliousness, coming of age, friends, power relations, elderly, youth, golden years, hopes, teaching the ways of the world, rebellion, human nature ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
We All Loved Each Other So Much (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Gianni, Nicola and Antonio become close friends in 1944 while fighting the Nazis. After the end of the war, full of illusions, they settle down. The movie is a the story of the life of these three idealists and how they deal with the inevitable ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, italian comedy
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, romance, hopes, love and romance, coming of age, unfulfillment, love triangle, friends, idealism, society, human nature, innocence lost ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 40s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Bulgarian Rhapsody (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria, Israel
Duration: 108 min.
Story: the story of two adolescents, Moni and Zhozho, who meet 17-year-old Zheni in 1943 and with whom both fell in love. The events that follow unfold while Bulgaria has to decide on the deportation of 11 343 Jewish citizens in Macedonia and Thrace.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, teenage love, society, coming of age, friends, on the run, teenage life, youth, anti semitism, fall in love, love and romance, wartime life ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Elusive Corporal (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story serves as a companion piece to Renoir's 1937 film, Grand Illusion, once more bringing together men from across the broad social spectrum of French society to depict one man's Sisyphean efforts to escape captivity in a German POW ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hopes, down on your luck, escapades, wartime life, adventure, war, survival, dentist, social differences, anti war, society, prison life ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Silent Waters (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Pakistan, France, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ayesha is a widow with a secret past, living with her beloved son Saleem in a small town in Pakistan close to the Indian border. When the fires of Islamic nationalism invade their tranquil lives, Saleem and a few of the town's other young men ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, realistic
Plot: village, death in the family, family problems, small town life, family life, self discovery, youth, culture clash, family relations, battles, social relations, religions or cults ...
Time: 40s, 70s
Place: pakistan, india, middle east, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
You'll Be a Man (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Leo is 10 and wise beyond his years. A solitary dreamer who seeks refuge in books. When the carefree 20-year-old Theo steps into his life, it forces Leo out of his shell. Despite their age difference, the two becomes best friends, helping each other ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Plot: parents and children, youth, coming of age, friendship, nanny, adolescence vs adulthood, family relations, friends, mental illness, father son relationship, 11 year old, abused child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Manon of the Spring (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Italy, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this, the sequel to Jean de Florette, Manon (Beart) has grown into a beautiful young shepherdess living in the idyllic Provencal countryside. She plots vengeance on the men whose greedy conspiracy to acquire her father's land caused his ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, captivating, stylized, serious ...
Plot: revenge, haunted by the past, provence, uncover truth, vengeance, couple relations, village life, romance, rivalry, buried truth, love and romance, family secret ...
Time: 20th century, 20s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Sous le figuier (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nathalie, Christophe and Joëlle are in the midst of an existential crisis. Brought together by Selma, 95 and seriously ill, they will spend a memorable summer on the banks of the Moselle. How ironic that the one whom they had intended to help to ...
Style: emotional, semi serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
Plot: terminal illness, countryside, unfulfillment, golden years, life is a bitch, cause and meaning, dealing with death, friends, family relations, friendship, elderly, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brussels, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Good Old Daze (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ten years after their Upper Sixth, Bruno, Momo, Leon and Alain meet together in the waiting room of a maternity hospital. The father of the awaited baby is Tomasi, their best friend at that time, who died one month before due to an overdose. They ...
Style: witty, sincere, semi serious, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, reunion, hospital, memory, overdose, addiction, dealing with death, life is a bitch, twentysomething life, teenage life, best friends, youth ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: From beyond the grave, celebrated playwright Antoine d'Anthac gathers together all his friends who have appeared over the years in his play "Eurydice." These actors watch a recording of the work performed by a young acting company, La ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: estate, countryside, friends, reunion, tragic love, actor's life, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, friendship, village, jealousy, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Man in the Chair (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The story of an aspiring young filmmaker's encounter with a grumpy fount of movie lore.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental
Plot: lifestyle, coming of age, contests and competitions, elderly lovers, follow your dream, artists and showbiz, parents and children, social misfits, golden years, school, friendship, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
My Afternoons with Margueritte (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An illiterate and lonely man bonds with an older and well-read woman.
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: elderly, friendship, unknown father, reading aloud, older man younger woman relationship, village life, golden years, birds, misfit, village, social relations, unsupportive parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: france, europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Little Saints (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico, France, Spain, Canada, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After St. Jude appears in Esperanza's oven, she sets out to find her daughter, who died under mysterious circumstances. The journey forces Esperanza to challenge her own beliefs and face her fears in order to be reunited with her beloved ...
Style: uplifting, touching, offbeat, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: obsessive quest, family problems, society, low lives, parents and children, life is a bitch, hopes, prostitute, missing person, self discovery, mexican immigrant, u.s. mexico border ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, spain, japan, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Hidden Children (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: This is a true story about forty Jewish children on their way to Palestine, who were blocked by the German and Italian occupation of Yugoslavia in 1941. Before finding a haven at Villa Emma in Nonantola in northern Italy, where they arrived on June ...
Style: serious, bleak, emotional, realistic, uplifting ...
Plot: holocaust, fugitives, human spirit, heroes, society, danger, youth, village, rescue, orphan, survival, wartime life ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: italy, switzerland, europe, slovenia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Here Below (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The true story of a nun who betrayed a network of Resistance fighters after having a passionate but doomed love affair with a priest during the Second World War.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy, captivating
Plot: french resistance, impossible love, german occupation, catholic church, nun, society, forbidden love, clergy, love affair, dishonesty, convent, religions or cults ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Dad (1989)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A busy executive (Ted Danson) learns during a meeting that his mother may be dying and rushes home to her side. He ends up being his father's caretaker and becomes closer to him (Jack Lemmon) than ever before. Estranged from his own son (Ethan ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: terminal illness, father son relationship, heart attack, redemption, dysfunctional family, aging, family relations, homecoming, hopes, life is a bitch, friendship, human nature ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, new jersey, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%