Movies like The Yellow Eyes of Crocodiles

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The Yellow Eyes of Crocodiles (2014)
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The Yellow Eyes of Crocodiles (2014)
Original name: Les yeux jaunes des crocodiles
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two sisters, their families, and sometimes complicated lives.
Style: realistic, compassionate, sincere, cynical, humorous, semi serious, motivational
Audience: chick flick
Plot: direction and purpose, family relations, ambition, disorder, rising to stardom, life turned upside down, sister sister relationship, aspiring writer, parent child relationship, price of fame, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, working mom, fall in love, deception, love affair, fake identity, ex husband ex wife relationship, lack of money, siblings relations, physical appearance, bittersweet, dishonesty, unfulfillment, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france

Most similar movies to The Yellow Eyes of Crocodiles

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and sincere films with plots about family relations, couples, life turned upside down, disorder, parents and children, female director and siblings relations mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Yellow Eyes of Crocodiles: Pretty Things (2001), Comedy of Power (2006), The Adopted (2011), Family Hero (2006), Alex of Venice (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Pretty Things (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lucie, who works as a white-hot fashion model, exhibits a dominant, often controlling, "Type A" personality, whereas identical twin Marie consistently projects a backward, reserved, laconic and unassuming attitude. When Lucie receives a ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic
Plot: family relations, switching roles, musician's life, twins, lifestyle, mentally unstable, betrayal, dishonesty, rescue, love and romance, losing-it hero, physical appearance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france
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100%
Comedy of Power (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A magistrate investigates a corporate executive.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
Plot: legal, embezzlement, political corruption, dishonesty, couple relations, law enforcement, legal investigation, legal action, disorder, couples, investigation, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Adopted (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lisa and Marine live a life of relative companionship together, where the only man permitted into the equation is Lisa’s young son, Leo. However, their simple existence is thrown into disarray when Marie meets and falls in love with Alex, a ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family problems, love and romance, single parent, parents and children, family relations, haunted by the past, sister sister relationship, men hatred, life turned upside down, strong female presence, love affair, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 615
Family Hero (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A story of a cabaret in Nice called "Le perroquet bleu" ("The blue parrot"). The innkeeper, Gabriel, dies at the beginning of the movie and leave his business to his godchildren : Nino and Marianne, whom father had been taken ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, offbeat
Plot: family relations, workplace, love and romance, lifestyle, introspection, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content, hopes, nightclub, nightlife, jazz, family business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: french riviera, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Alex of Venice (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After her stay-at-home husband leaves her, a workaholic lawyer finds that she is not completely up to the tasks of caring for her young son, ailing father and household all by herself.
Style: touching, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: starting over, life turned upside down, self discovery, ambition, family problems, relationship vs career, family life, eccentric family, family relations, parents and children, breakup, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles, venice california
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50%
A Picture of You (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Kyle and Jen, estranged siblings, travel from New York City to rural Pennsylvania to pack up the home of their recently deceased mother. While there, they make a discovery that turns their world upside-down. A Picture of You is a serious movie ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: siblings relations, family problems, family relations, life turned upside down, estrangement, bittersweet, dealing with death, death in the family, countryside, east asian lead, death of mother, asian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Hell (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Belgium, Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Three sisters share a connection to a violent incident from their childhood reunite to for the chance to come to terms with their past.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, non-linear ...
Plot: false accusation, sister sister relationship, haunted by the past, mysterious character, family problems, estrangement, family relations, parents and children, disability, childhood trauma, mother daughter relationship, male female relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Voice Over (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A married woman — seeking to purify herself through a "disconnection vow" — leaves her husband and returns to her parents’ home, but finds a situation far from the peace and quiet she had imagined.
Style: semi serious, realistic, clever, humorous, witty
Plot: family relations, dull life, introspection, disorder, couples, breakup, nothing goes right, strong female presence, unfulfillment, homecoming, parents and children, siblings relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A Happy Event (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: She drove me into a corner, then forced me to go beyond my limits. She made me confront the absolute: love, sacrifice, tenderness, abandonment. She dislocated me, transformed me. Why didn't anyone warn me? Why doesn't anyone ever talk ...
Style: realistic, sincere, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: breast feeding, family relations, family life, couple relations, couples, childbirth, parents and children, life turned upside down, disorder, babies and infants, pregnancy, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Dream and Silence (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Oriol and Yolanda live in Paris with their two daughters. During a vacation they suffer a car accident that will change their lives.
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: parents and children, family in crisis, family relations, family problems, introspection, life turned upside down, memory loss, accident, school teacher, funeral, death, architect ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, catalonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Living on Love Alone (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Julie Bataille is fed up with student jobs. At 23, with a 5-years university degree, she wants to work for real. She meets Ben by chance at a job interview. He's a guy who chose to live by the day, getting by with whatever crosses his path and ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, humorous, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: love and romance, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, fall in love, love affair, college graduate, rebelliousness, twentysomething life, clubbing, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Three-Way Wedding (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A play writer entertains the actors of his next play, including his ex-wife and her new lover. Everyone is finding his new place.
Style: realistic, semi serious, atmospheric, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: romance, love triangle, writer's life, artists and showbiz, couples, introspection, couple relations, playwright, friendship, rivalry, society, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Queen to Play (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In a small Corsican village, the life of Hélène, ordinary and single, She works as a maid in a hotel and is married happily with her Husband Ange and her fifteen year-old daughter. Her modest and monotonous life seems to be predetermined... One ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good
Plot: chess, family relations, midlife crisis, hotel, island, ambition, hopes, follow your dream, self discovery, couples, unfulfillment, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, corsica
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Nathalie... (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paris doctor Catherine starts to think her husband, Bernard, is having an affair when she hears an unfamiliar woman's message on his voice mail. Hoping to learn more about his extramarital activities, Catherine heads to a strip club, where she ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, psychological, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, sexual relations, voyeur, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, cheating wife, fall in love, dishonesty, manipulation, dull life, striptease, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Those Who Remain (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bertrand (Vincent Lindon) dutifully visits his terminally ill wife every day, braving the long train and bus ride to and from the hospital. Lorraine (Emmanuelle Devos) not so willingly visits her boyfriend who was diagnosed with colon cancer. They ...
Style: realistic, touching, atmospheric, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, terminal illness, unfulfillment, love, self discovery, couples, friendship, fall in love, supportive spouse, parents and children, life is a bitch, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Day I Saw Your Heart (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Justine, struggles with commitment, listens to old David Bowie covers, and uses her employer’s private MRI machines to make “X-Ray Art” After a trail of boyfriends, Justine thinks she has found The One, a hunky shoe salesman, but her ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, sentimental
Plot: elderly, disorder, self discovery, introspection, parents and children, golden years, life turned upside down, family relations, pregnancy, siblings relations, step siblings, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Week-ends (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It sometimes takes little to spoil a weekend in the country. A simple misunderstanding in a supermarket parking lot, a bad reaction, and there you go, everything is awry. Nothing is going well for Christine. Jean leaves her. Her oldest friends, ...
Style: emotional, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: friendship, countryside, introspection, breakup, self discovery, couple relations, disorder, family problems, couples, life turned upside down, friends, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
If You Die, I'll Kill You (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Paris' cosmopolitan and colorful 10th arrondissement, Philippe, who's fresh out of prison, crosses paths with Avdal, a Kurd who is trying to track down an Iraqi war criminal. Avdal, who dreams of staying in France, plans to bring his ...
Style: humorous, sincere, realistic, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, culture clash, immigrants, society, nothing goes right, disorder, muslim, life is a bitch, misfit, dark humor, communication problem, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2010
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
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Max & Lenny (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Max and Lenny is the story of a friendship between two girls fighting for survival in a northern area of Marseille.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sincere
Plot: ambition, friendship, follow your dream, teenage life, hip hop, youth, society, family relations, hopes, music, friends, immigrants ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Hello Sister, Goodbye Life (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A college student must take care of her 7-year-old half sister after the death of their parents.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, life turned upside down, family relations, youth, disorder, family problems, family in crisis, teenage life, sister sister relationship, half sister, stepsister stepsister relationship, sisters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Scapegoat (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: There is something strange - some would even say abnormal - about the Malaussène family. But if you take a closer look, no one could be happier than this cheerfully chaotic family, even though their mother is usually off on one romantic adventure ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: life turned upside down, scapegoat, protagonist as suspect, disorder, family relations, chase, on the run, shopping mall, fugitives, eccentric family, siblings relations, wooing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Better Life (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Yann, a cook, and Nadia, a waitress and mother of 9-year-old child, decide to risk everything on the purchase of a restaurant. With plenty of talent, energy, love and dreams, but no finance of their own, they find themselves forced into a jungle of ...
Style: touching, serious, sincere, captivating, realistic
Plot: starting over, family relations, life turned upside down, single parent, family problems, disorder, family in crisis, down on your luck, couple relations, hopes, restaurant, money problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, ontario canada, montreal, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Molly's Theory of Relativity (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set on Halloween, a young astronomer who has unexpectedly lost her job, is poised to make perhaps the first reckless decision of her life.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: life turned upside down, friendship, couple relations, self discovery, couples, unemployment, astronomer, disorder, halloween, friends, unfulfillment, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
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Home (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Marthe (Isabelle Huppert) and Michel (Olivier Gourmet) live with their three children in a remote house next to an abandoned highway using it as an extension to their property. One day without warning, construction workers begin to upgrade the road ...
Style: captivating, realistic, semi serious, stylized, thought provoking ...
Plot: highway, fighting the system, parents and children, family relations, life turned upside down, privacy invasion, rebellion, society, eccentric family, family life, countryside, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.1
 2K
Let It Rain (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Agnes Jaoui plays a local political candidate Agathe Villanova, who returns to her childhood home in the south of France in order to help her sister Florence (Pascale Arbillot) sort through their recently deceased mother's belongings. While ...
Style: realistic, humorous, talky, semi serious, sincere ...
Plot: family relations, small town, haunted by the past, filmmaking, siblings relations, infidelity, sister sister relationship, love, politics, feminism, extramarital affair, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.3
 992
Superstar (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An average guy who works in a recycling plant wakes up one morning to discover that he's become inexplicably famous.
Style: satirical, cynical, tragicomedy, thought provoking, psychological ...
Plot: media, life turned upside down, media satire, love hate relationship, disorder, price of fame, fame, celebrity, fish out of water, satire, media coverage, internet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Change of Plans (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: So called friends at a dinner party end up acting like a dysfunctional family.
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nothing goes right, family relations, friendship, siblings relations, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, love and romance, uninvited guest, couples, disorder, midlife crisis, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 475
Pieces of Me (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crazy father old before his time, a tyrannical, sick mother, a sister who disappeared four years ago and me, Erell, who films everything, all the time... A fine family portrait. I live in the same town I've always lived in. You're born ...
Style: touching, realistic, captivating, humorous, psychological ...
Plot: youth, parents and children, teenage life, family life, coming of age, unfulfillment, bittersweet, mother daughter relationship, illness, family relations, sister sister relationship, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.0
 2K
Happy 140 (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A group of friends and family reunite at the fancy new holiday home of a woman who is about to turn 40.
Style: humorous, cynical, semi serious, light, captivating ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, disorder, friends, friendship, discussion, life turned upside down, lottery, helicopter, actress, corpse, meeting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.7
 1K
The Jewel (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Amanzio Rastelli appointed several of his relations to managerial positions in his firm. They decided to think internationally and now business is heavily in debt. Luckily for the Rastellis, Bolta the accountant uses all the tricks of his art to ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic, tense, clever ...
Plot: ambition, family business, legal, rise and fall, dishonesty, bribery, family relations, unfulfillment, bankruptcy, corporate crime, corporate crimes, stock broker ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%