Movies like Automatic 2005

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Automatic (2005)
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Automatic (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Everyone falls into self destructive habits. Automatic lets us view a small cross-section of the lives of six characters as they struggle to break free from the automatic behavior that drives their lives.
Style: sincere, bleak, gloomy, serious, captivating, emotional, realistic, contemplative
Plot: sexual relations, family relations, couple relations, womanizer, destiny, love and romance, fall in love, hopes, family problems, human nature, urban, couples, crumbling marriage, siblings relations, unfulfillment, female nudity, masturbation, break up, alcohol, male nudity, tattoo, male masturbation, cigarette smoking, crying, argument ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Automatic

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sincere and emotional films with plots about family problems, couples, unfulfillment, family relations, couple relations, love and romance and hopes mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like Automatic: Scorn (2011), Middle of Nowhere (2012), Vegetarian (2009), Cet amour-l? (2001), About Sunny (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Scorn (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Scorn takes a look into the trials and tribulations of a group of people dealing with relationships, love, pain and friendship during the course of one year.
Style: sincere, emotional, contemplative, serious, realistic
Plot: couples, bittersweet, destructive relationship, couple relations, introspection, urban, human nature, unfulfillment, family problems, urban setting, black, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Middle of Nowhere (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When her husband is sentenced to eight years in prison, Ruby drops out of medical school in order to focus on her husband's well-being while he's incarcerated - leading her on a journey of self-discovery in the process.
Style: captivating, emotional, sincere, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: prison, self discovery, introspection, family problems, supportive spouse, human nature, medical school, family in crisis, hopes, love, bittersweet, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 5.7
 165
Vegetarian (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An ordinary housewife, Yeong-hye, who has nightmares every night, finally becomes a vegetarian, throwing away all the meats in her refrigerator. Her husband Kil-soo starts to complain about her actions. Her family also worries about her health. ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, thought provoking, sincere
Plot: unfulfillment, family problems, human nature, couples, couple relations, family in crisis, crumbling marriage, siblings relations, family relations, body painting, marriage crisis, bare breasts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.1
 324
Cet amour-l? (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cet Amour-là is an intimate portrait of a legendary love affair. Set against the beauty of the Breton seaside, it is also a film that revels in the insights that Marguerite Duras' writing affords.
Style: emotional, psychological, sentimental, serious, sincere ...
Plot: wartime life, couple relations, family relations, lifestyle, soldier, love and romance, hopes, fall in love, destiny, couples, destructive relationship, writer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 6.4
 300
About Sunny (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: As things unravel for a struggling single mother in Las Vegas, she must decide what she's willing to give up to get by.
Style: emotional, sincere, captivating, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: single parent, working class, down on your luck, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, family relations, family problems, life is a bitch, urban, moral dilemma, society, single mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
I Used to Be Darker (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Taryn, a Northern Irish runaway, finds herself in trouble in Ocean City, MD, she seeks refuge with her aunt and uncle in Baltimore. But Kim and Bill have problems of their own: they’re trying to handle the end of their marriage gracefully for ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, touching, contemplative
Plot: introspection, love and romance, family problems, crumbling marriage, looking for love, couples, unfulfillment, folk, couple relations, runaway
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, maryland, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Return (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Back from a tour of duty, Kelli struggles to find her place in her family and the rust-belt town she no longer recognizes.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, emotional, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: homecoming, human nature, hopes, family problems, unfulfillment, soldier, military, introspection, redemption, strong female presence, crumbling marriage, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
 397
Coast to Coast (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Contemporary story of a couple whose marriage has gone astray, partly due to the infidelity of both partners and also the fact that their eldest son was killed in a car accident 8 years before.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, disturbing, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: road trip, dysfunctional family, family problems, human nature, introspection, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, elderly, on the road, hopes, lifestyle, battle of the sexes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 507
Constellation (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Constellation chronicles the lives and loves of an African-American family in the deep South as they are forced to come to terms with a tumultuous past marked by an unrequited interracial affair. The film explores the way in which the family ...
Style: emotional, sincere, realistic, serious
Plot: estrangement, haunted by the past, parents and children, family problems, unfulfillment, love and romance, love affair, death in the family, hopes, society, couple relations, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1950s
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.9
 529
The Way Home (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An inspirational true story about how a rural community rallied around a distraught family to search for their missing two year-old boy and through doing so changed the lives of many of those involved.
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: missing child, couples, hopes, family problems, family in crisis, couple relations, social relations, family relations, search, missing person, small town, missing son ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
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Open Window (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The engagment between a struggling photographer and an assistant professor is marred by an act of violence.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: dysfunctional family, introspection, haunted by the past, family problems, couples, dishonesty, couple relations, crumbling marriage, family in crisis, vegetarian, hopes, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Love and Other Impossible Pursuits (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Emilia, a law-school graduate, falls in love with her married boss, Jack. After Emilia marries Jack, her happiness turns unexpectedly to grief following the death of her infant daughter. Devastated, Emilia nonetheless carries on, attempting to forge ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, gloomy
Plot: family life, parents and children, couple relations, family problems, unfulfillment, death in the family, dishonesty, dealing with death, crumbling marriage, woman, profanity, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Call Me Crazy: A Five Film (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A psychotherapist helps a law student cope with schizophrenia in one of five interconnected tales dealing with mental illness.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mental illness, schizophrenia, family problems, human spirit, family relations, hopes, strong female presence, stand up comedian, funeral, debate, psychiatry, family dinner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.5
 194
Now, Forager (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lucien and Regina are foragers - they gather wild mushrooms and sell them to New York restaurants. They live simply, according to the seasons. When Regina seeks more stability, their marriage is put to a test.
Style: serious, gloomy, touching, realistic, emotional
Plot: relationship vs career, couple relations, in the woods, unfulfillment, family problems, love and romance, disorder, ambition, crumbling marriage, unfulfilled love, restaurant, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Policeman's Wife (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 175 min.
Story: The story of a young couple who live in a small town with their four-year-old daughter. The husband is so caught up in his work as a policeman that he gradually becomes increasingly alienated from his wife and daughter who become ever closer to one ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, sincere
Plot: accident, couple relations, family relations, parents and children, crumbling marriage, small town, family problems, unfulfillment, couples, mother daughter relationship, female nudity, female full frontal nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Adrift (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Vietnam, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Adrift begins with the wedding of Duyen and Hai. Duyen is a beautiful tourist guide and translator who marries Hai, a taxi driver who is two years her junior. Duyen thinks the marriage will make her happy but it turns out more difficult, especially ...
Style: realistic, sexual, gloomy, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: sexual relations, couple relations, tour guide, self discovery, society, forbidden love, estrangement, translator, crumbling marriage, family problems, unfulfillment, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.2
 919
Lost in Time (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sui Wai lost her fiance Ah Man in a car accident. With the obligations of life sitting heavy on her shoulders, she lives on only to find herself confiding in her beloved through a phone call. Dai Fai. a mini-bus driver who witnessed Ah Man's ...
Style: contemplative, serious, gloomy, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: urban, starting over, couples, bittersweet, strong female presence, bus, workplace, dealing with death, unfulfillment, fall in love, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
A Day Late and a Dollar Short (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When irascible matriarch Viola Price learns that her next asthma attack will likely kill her, she is determined to fix her fractured family before she leaves this world.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, uplifting, emotional
Plot: elderly, hopes, family problems, couples, estrangement, aging, couple relations, righting the wronged, siblings relations, unsupportive spouse, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Autumn Heart (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a school bus driving woman (Tyne Daly) has a heart attack, she makes one request of her three daughters (Ally Sheedy, Marla Sucharetza, Marceline Hugo) - she wants them to find their long lost brother, who was taken away by their father (Jack ...
Style: realistic, touching, gloomy, serious, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: estrangement, family in crisis, family relations, parents and children, rich and poor, family life, human nature, rise to the top, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, family problems, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, boston, usa, england, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, touching, serious, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: single parent, unfulfillment, parents and children, family relations, crumbling marriage, bittersweet, human nature, couples, breakup, love and romance, hopes, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Shattered Spirits (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Martin Sheen plays an alcoholic father who loses his family.
Style: sexual, realistic, contemplative, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: family life, downfall, couples, family relations, unfulfillment, family problems, love and romance, life is a bitch, alcohol abuse, lawn mower, alcoholic father, police ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 756
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: psychological, sentimental, gloomy, touching, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: society, hopes, love and romance, fall in love, romance, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, family problems, cafe, down on your luck, wish come true, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 2K
Silent Heart (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The prestigious Danish filmmaker Bille August, winner of an Academy Award and two Palme d'Or in Cannes, returns with a highly personal drama. Three generations of a family gather over a weekend. The sisters Sanne and Heidi have accepted their ...
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy
Plot: terminal illness, family life, life is a bitch, family problems, family relations, siblings relations, parents and children, family gatherings, couple relations, couples, euthanasia, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 77
Webdultery (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A couple in a failing marriage begin to cheat on each other using the power of the internet.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sexy, gloomy ...
Plot: infidelity, dishonesty, couples, crumbling marriage, couple relations, sexual relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, sexual content, erectile dysfunction, sexual favor, yuppie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Cooler Climate (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Iris is broke after her divorce and takes a job working as a housekeeper for a wealthy woman named Paula. When Paula and her husband separate, an unlikely friendship blossoms between the women.
Style: realistic, contemplative, serious, psychological, touching ...
Plot: housekeeper, master and servant, dysfunctional family, social differences, human nature, couples, culture clash, friendship, family relations, suburbs, family problems, working class ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
We Were the Mulvaneys (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on the novel by the same name, We Were the Mulvaneys is a sensitive portrayal of one family's journey as they face conflict, fear, tragedy and ultimately, themselves.
Style: bleak, emotional, gloomy, serious, realistic
Plot: fear, couples, small town life, siblings relations, family relations, family in crisis, innocence lost, family life, small town, life is a bitch, love and romance, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Not Easily Broken (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A car accident and shifting affections test the bond between a married couple.
Style: sentimental, realistic, emotional, uplifting, serious
Plot: ambition, hopes, family problems, love and romance, couples, relationship vs career, couple relations, crumbling marriage, infidelity, african american protagonist, unfulfillment, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
 209
Hold Back (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Paris, today. Dorcy, a young black Christian, wants to marry Sabrina, a young North African. It what would be a simple matter if it weren't for the fact that Sabrina has 40 brothers and that this easygoing wedding has crystallized a taboo ...
Style: serious, contemplative, realistic, sincere, tense ...
Plot: siblings relations, interracial relations, misfit, society, forbidden love, impossible love, urban, human nature, religions or cults, family in crisis, immigrants, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 971
The Event (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An intense relationship drama that takes the form of a mystery, The Event centers around a series of unexplained deaths that occur among the gay community in New York's fashionable Chelsea district. Nick, a district attorney investigating the ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: investigation, lgbt, family problems, gays and lesbians, terminal illness, couples, human nature, gender, family relations, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.4
 472
Love Battles (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A couple’s verbal sparring intensifies with shoving, punching and wrestling, escalating to the point where their frequent fighting sessions become real love battles…
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, psychological, contemplative ...
Plot: family relations, love and romance, homecoming, haunted by the past, village, siblings relations, unlikely couple, sexual relations, strong sexual content, couples, love affair, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%