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
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, tattoo, crying, cigarette smoking, male nudity, argument, testicles ...
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, gloomy and emotional films with plots about family problems, couples, family relations, unfulfillment, couple relations, hopes and love and romance mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Automatic: Middle of Nowhere (2012), Scorn (2011), Vegetarian (2009), Cet amour-l? (2001), About Sunny (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, realistic, gloomy, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: prison, urban, human nature, introspection, couple relations, supportive spouse, drive away, family in crisis, confined, self discovery, family relations, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: medical school, los angeles, usa
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95%
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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: realistic, serious, sincere, emotional
Plot: urban, introspection, human nature, family problems, couples, unfulfillment, destructive relationship, couple relations, black, abuse, love
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 5.8
 160
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: serious, sincere, thought provoking, gloomy, realistic
Plot: family problems, couples, human nature, couple relations, family in crisis, siblings relations, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, family relations, marriage crisis, body painting, bare breasts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.2
 313
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: sentimental, gloomy, psychological, captivating, talky ...
Plot: haunted by the past, human nature, introspection, alcohol abuse, lifestyle, destiny, family relations, soldier, love affair, couples, wartime life, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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, emotional, touching, realistic, gloomy
Plot: family problems, parents and children, couple relations, crumbling marriage, dealing with death, family life, death in the family, dishonesty, unfulfillment, woman, overcoming, hapless ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.5
 284
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: touching, gloomy, captivating, sincere, serious ...
Plot: working class, life is a bitch, down on your luck, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, family problems, single parent, society, urban, moral dilemma, family relations, marijuana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.9
 486
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: sincere, uplifting, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: missing child, social relations, family relations, couples, family problems, couple relations, family in crisis, hopes, flash forward, argument, boy, search ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.5
 495
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: realistic, serious, sincere, emotional
Plot: haunted by the past, estrangement, siblings relations, couple relations, unfulfillment, death in the family, family life, love affair, family problems, couples, hopes, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1950s
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: uplifting, serious, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: single parent, couples, human nature, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment, parents and children, crumbling marriage, breakup, family problems, family relations, skinny dipping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.4
 249
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: atmospheric, serious, sincere, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: couple relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, crumbling marriage, sexual relations, translator, self discovery, tour guide, dishonesty, family problems, forbidden love, estrangement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: uplifting, realistic, touching, serious, emotional
Plot: hopes, couple relations, unsupportive spouse, siblings relations, parents and children, drugs/alcohol, dysfunctional family, family problems, couples, righting the wronged, family relations, aging ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.4
 189
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: realistic, gloomy, touching, emotional, serious
Plot: couple relations, lifestyle, cooking and food, couples, disorder, family problems, ambition, restaurant, crumbling marriage, love and romance, in the woods, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, sincere, serious, gloomy
Plot: accident, small town, family relations, unfulfillment, couple relations, crumbling marriage, parents and children, family problems, couples, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: emotional, bleak, serious, gloomy, realistic
Plot: fear, small town, siblings relations, love and romance, family in crisis, life is a bitch, innocence lost, alcohol abuse, family relations, family problems, family life, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 923
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: realistic, serious, sincere, psychological
Plot: dysfunctional family, vegetarian, family in crisis, unfulfillment, couple relations, hopes, parents and children, introspection, haunted by the past, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.9
 678
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: serious, emotional, sincere, sentimental, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: crumbling marriage, unfulfilled love, down on your luck, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, couple relations, wish come true, fall in love, hopes, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.3
 76
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: sexy, gloomy, touching, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, couples, dishonesty, unfulfillment, sexual relations, couple relations, love and romance, crumbling marriage, attempted rape, yuppie, sexual favor, black dress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.2
 849
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: gloomy, thought provoking, captivating, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: homecoming, hopes, family problems, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, small town, introspection, human nature, redemption, soldier, military, marital separation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 7.8
 4K
Love Streams (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Two closely bound, emotionally wounded siblings reunite after years apart.
Style: tense, psychological, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: couple relations, redemption, hopes, siblings relations, love and romance, writer's life, unfulfillment, social misfits, custody, family relations, couples, family problems ...
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.3
 881
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: sentimental, touching, gloomy, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: love and romance, hopes, bus, urban, starting over, workplace, romance, dealing with death, love affair, workplace romance, coping, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.3
 961
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: emotional, sincere, serious, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: investigation, gays and lesbians, unfulfillment, couple relations, life is a bitch, family relations, couples, family problems, human nature, gender, terminal illness, gay ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Two Gates of Sleep (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: After preparing for their mother's imminent death, two brothers go on an arduous upriver journey to honor her final request.
Style: touching, gloomy, atmospheric, sincere, serious ...
Plot: dealing with death, introspection, last wish, family problems, death in the family, family relations, hopes, siblings relations, coffin, death of mother, nature, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 364
The Off Hours (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: You're awake when everyone else is asleep. You're standing still as traffic is whipping by at 70mph. You see dusk and dawn everyday because they happen on your way to a time clock and then to a bed. Your off hours are spent trying to ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, serious, sincere, atmospheric
Plot: small town, unfulfillment, love affair, dull life, working class, fall in love, love and romance, introspection, society, hopes, truck driver, waitress
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 6.2
 383
Coast to Coast (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
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: gloomy, talky, clever, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: road trip, suburban life, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, couple relations, hopes, family relations, elderly, on the road, infidelity, suburbs, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 465
Next to Her (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Rachel, 27, is raising her mentally retarded sister Gabby, 24, all by herself. When the social worker finds out she leaves her sister alone in the house while at work, she is forced to place her in a day-care center. For the first time in her life ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy
Plot: unfulfillment, destructive relationship, love and romance, siblings relations, fall in love, mentally challenged, family problems, misfit, family relations, kiss, bathtub, threesome ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: psychological, touching, sentimental, talky, realistic ...
Plot: housekeeper, suburban life, fall in love, unfulfillment, hopes, love and romance, boss and employee, master and servant, dysfunctional family, family relations, friends, power relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Gospel of the Flesh (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Peru
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three lives in search of redemption intersect in the streets of Lima: undercover cop Gamarra’s desperate attempts to save his wife from a terminal illness gets him into trouble; bus driver Felix wants to be accepted into a religious sect after his ...
Style: realistic, tense, captivating, rough, gloomy ...
Plot: society, urban, human nature, redemption, life is a bitch, hopes, crimes, siblings relations, law enforcement, terminal illness, religions or cults, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.1
 1K
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: realistic, gloomy, touching, emotional, serious
Plot: terminal illness, family relations, couples, family life, family problems, siblings relations, parents and children, family gatherings, couple relations, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, weekend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Like Dandelion Dust (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A compelling drama that explores the different meanings of being a parent through the gritty, realistic lives of a struggling family, and a privileged family. Their lives intersect, intertwine and collide, all for the love of a little boy. This film ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, serious, captivating ...
Plot: adoption, starting over, family relations, parents and children, hopes, family life, social worker, custody, family problems, small town, rivalry, legal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.0
 614
3 Backyards (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An executive, a housewife and a youngster spend a day in their Long Island suburban town during the course of one curious autumn day afternoon.
Style: tense, realistic, gloomy, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: estrangement, human nature, society, innocence lost, lifestyle, dull life, couple relations, couples, suburbs, unfulfillment, suburban life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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