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My Summer in Provence (2014)
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My Summer in Provence (2014)
Original name: Avis de mistral
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lea, Adrian, and their little brother Theo, born deaf, go on holiday in Provence with their grandfather, Paul "Oliveron" they never met because of a family quarrel. It is not the holidays they dreamed, especially their father announced yesterday that he was leaving the house. In less than 24 hours, it is the clash of generations between teenagers and a grandfather they believe psycho. A wrong. Because the turbulent past will resurface and Paul Seventies will land deep in the Alpilles. During this summer tormented both generations will be processed one by the other.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: family relations, countryside, grandfather grandson relationship, culture clash, youth, estrangement, deaf child, deaf, past, family, family conflict, grandparent grandchild relationship, generation gap, grandparent and grandchild, summer vacation, family problems, brawl, marital argument, mute or deaf, deafness, three generations, rape of a minor, coming of age, disorder, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: provence, france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, captivating and semi serious films with plots about family relations, youth, parents and children, coming of age, love and romance, family problems and siblings relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like My Summer in Provence: The Good Life (2013), The Devil in the Skin (2011), Johan (2005), Yes, But... (2001), Somewhere Only We Know (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Good Life (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sylvain and Pierre have been running from the law ever since a custody battle with their mother pushed their father Yves into hiding ten years ago. But now that they’re older, the two brothers are road-weary and eager to take advantage of the ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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The Devil in the Skin (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Coming-of-Age drama telling the story of the strong bond between Xavier and his little brother Jacques and their struggle to remain together despite all odds.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Johan (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Johan Dros is born as eleventh consecutive son of soccer-obsessed pa Rinus, who raises his boys mainly as the small island Texel's team. Johan's rare reprieves from training for a sport he doesn't care for cease when ma dies. After ...
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, captivating, semi serious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
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Yes, But... (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Somewhere Only We Know (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 109 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, prague, czech republic
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44%
Love Me No More (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
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Duration: 92 min.
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Raising Victor Vargas (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
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42%
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Painkillers (2014)
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Duration: 98 min.
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Audience: teens
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41%
The Merry Widow (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 93 min.
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Changing Hearts (2012)
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Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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38%
Turn Left at the End of the World (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, emotional ...
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38%
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Gardener (2003)
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The Goob (2014)
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Private Fears in Public Places (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 120 min.
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A Picture of You (2013)
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Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
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A Time in Quchi (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Bao stays with his grandfather for the summer and is shocked to see there are no modern appliances.
Style: realistic, touching, atmospheric, captivating, serious
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Wild Life (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 102 min.
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Country: Sweden
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, touching, captivating
Audience: teens
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Place: sweden
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31%
Those Happy Years (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, semi autobiographical
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Puppylove (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, Switzerland, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Diane is a mysterious and lonely teenager. Sharing special bonds with her father Christian, she takes care of the education of her brother Marc. The arrival of Julia in the neighborhood, a charismatic and liberated young British woman, is going to ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: coming of age, teenage love, youth, teenage life, parents and children, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief), seduction, sex scene, romance, couples, loss of virginity ...
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29%
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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: serious, sincere, sentimental, realistic, touching
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Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Summer of Sangaile (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Lithuania, France, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Sangaile is fascinated by stunt planes. She meets a girl her age at the summer aeronautical show, nearby her parents' lakeside villa. Sangaile allows Auste to discover her most intimate secret and in the process finds in her ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, captivating, psychological ...
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We Love You, You Bastard (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A war photographer and absent father, who spends more time taking care of his camera than his four daughters, enjoys a happy life in the Alps with his new girlfriend. But his life is turned upside down the day that his best friend tries to reconcile ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, semi serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Thrill of the Hills (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In order to to see his idol, Jimi Hendrix, a twelve year old boy attempts a journey from his Quebec village to Woodstock.
Style: psychological, realistic, captivating, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: death of father, family problems, family relations, youth, death in the family, best friends, child protagonist, teenage boy, coming of age, dream, romance, siblings relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: canada, woodstock, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%