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, emotional and gloomy films with plots about family problems, family relations, couples, 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: realistic, emotional, serious, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: prison, family relations, drive away, couple relations, supportive spouse, confined, family in crisis, self discovery, human nature, urban, introspection, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, medical school
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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, emotional, sincere, serious
Plot: introspection, urban, human nature, couples, family problems, couple relations, unfulfillment, destructive relationship, black, abuse, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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92%
 5.7
 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: sincere, serious, gloomy, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: human nature, family problems, couples, couple relations, crumbling marriage, siblings relations, family in crisis, unfulfillment, family relations, bare breasts, body painting, marriage crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.1
 320
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: psychological, gloomy, sentimental, captivating, talky ...
Plot: unfulfillment, fall in love, love and romance, love affair, wartime life, hopes, artists and showbiz, haunted by the past, family relations, couples, writer's life, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, realistic, touching, gloomy
Plot: couple relations, parents and children, family problems, dishonesty, death in the family, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, dealing with death, family life, woman, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.5
 290
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: gloomy, touching, sincere, emotional, bleak ...
Plot: working class, life is a bitch, down on your luck, parents and children, family problems, family relations, drugs/alcohol, single parent, urban, moral dilemma, society, marijuana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.9
 519
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, emotional, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: missing child, family problems, couples, family relations, social relations, hopes, couple relations, family in crisis, flash forward, argument, car accident, search ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.8
 499
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, sincere, emotional, serious
Plot: haunted by the past, estrangement, family gatherings, love affair, family in crisis, interracial relations, love and romance, siblings relations, couple relations, unfulfillment, parents and children, hopes ...
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: serious, realistic, uplifting, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: single parent, parents and children, crumbling marriage, love and romance, family relations, family problems, couples, human nature, breakup, unfulfillment, hopes, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: sexual relations, couple relations, urban, society, family problems, dishonesty, couples, infidelity, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, self discovery, tour guide ...
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: touching, uplifting, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: elderly, aging, righting the wronged, family relations, drugs/alcohol, dysfunctional family, couple relations, unsupportive spouse, estrangement, family problems, couples, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.5
 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, touching, gloomy, serious, emotional
Plot: crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, lifestyle, life turned upside down, in the woods, cooking and food, ambition, relationship vs career, love and romance, disorder, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, new york, usa
⇓ 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, couple relations, parents and children, couples, family problems, family relations, small town, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, domestic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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: sincere, serious, psychological, realistic
Plot: dysfunctional family, vegetarian, parents and children, introspection, couples, dishonesty, family problems, family relations, haunted by the past, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: realistic, bleak, serious, emotional, gloomy
Plot: fear, family life, couples, small town life, family relations, alcohol abuse, innocence lost, family problems, siblings relations, life is a bitch, love and romance, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.8
 719
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: realistic, psychological, sentimental, gloomy, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couple relations, unfulfilled love, romance, society, human nature, couples, family problems, cafe, hopes, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Plot: infidelity, love and romance, couple relations, sexual relations, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, couples, adultery, sexual fantasy, cheating wife, extramarital affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 863
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: serious, emotional, realistic, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: homecoming, human nature, introspection, family problems, redemption, small town, hopes, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, soldier, military, factory worker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: psychological, emotional, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: couple relations, prostitute, writer's life, siblings relations, social misfits, hopes, unfulfillment, love and romance, family relations, redemption, custody, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.2
 893
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: realistic, gloomy, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: unfulfillment, hopes, fall in love, bus, starting over, urban, romance, love and romance, coping, dealing with death, love affair, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 965
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: sentimental, gloomy, touching, realistic, serious ...
Plot: investigation, couples, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, gays and lesbians, couple relations, human nature, gender, terminal illness, lgbt ...
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: emotional, sincere, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: siblings relations, last wish, death in the family, family problems, family relations, introspection, hopes, dealing with death, nature, journey, brother brother relationship, river ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 366
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, serious, atmospheric, sincere, gloomy
Plot: small town, working class, society, introspection, dull life, hopes, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, unfulfillment, waitress, truck driver
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 6.2
 387
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, gloomy, talky, clever, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: road trip, human nature, lifestyle, family problems, couples, suburbs, family relations, on the road, elderly, infidelity, battle of the sexes, introspection ...
Time: contemporary
Place: connecticut, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 474
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: emotional, serious, gloomy, realistic
Plot: destructive relationship, unfulfillment, siblings relations, love and romance, fall in love, misfit, family problems, mentally challenged, family relations, sister sister relationship, break up, apartment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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: touching, psychological, sentimental, sincere, serious ...
Plot: housekeeper, hopes, fall in love, family relations, power relations, friends, dysfunctional family, friendship, boss and employee, follow your dream, suburban life, crumbling marriage ...
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: rough, emotional, bleak, serious, realistic ...
Plot: terminal illness, urban, human nature, society, religions or cults, family relations, redemption, undercover, law enforcement, hopes, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: peru, latin america
⇓ 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: serious, emotional, gloomy, touching, realistic
Plot: terminal illness, life is a bitch, couples, family life, family problems, couple relations, parents and children, unfulfillment, family relations, family gatherings, siblings relations, euthanasia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Magic of Ordinary Days (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Pregnant out of wedlock, an educated young woman is pressured by her father into an arranged marriage with a lonely farmer in this drama set during WWII.
Style: sincere, serious, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, society, hopes, romance, family relations, friendship, soldier, fall in love, love affair, pregnancy, arranged marriage, single parent ...
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ 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, sincere, emotional, serious, captivating ...
Plot: adoption, parents and children, family relations, starting over, custody, social worker, family life, hopes, family problems, rivalry, family in crisis, legal action ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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