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, siblings relations, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, female nudity, masturbation, break up, alcohol, tattoo, crying, cigarette smoking, male nudity, male masturbation, freckles ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, unfulfillment, family relations, 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: gloomy, realistic, serious, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: prison, self discovery, confined, supportive spouse, couple relations, family in crisis, urban, introspection, human nature, family problems, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, serious, emotional, sincere
Plot: introspection, human nature, urban, family problems, couples, couple relations, destructive relationship, unfulfillment, love, black, abuse
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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: realistic, gloomy, thought provoking, sincere, serious
Plot: human nature, family relations, family problems, couples, siblings relations, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, family in crisis, couple relations, male full rear nudity, bare breasts, marriage crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ 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: sentimental, gloomy, emotional, sincere, talky ...
Plot: love and romance, artists and showbiz, wartime life, destructive relationship, life is a bitch, fall in love, couple relations, haunted by the past, destiny, couples, hopes, writer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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, realistic, touching, emotional, gloomy
Plot: family life, couple relations, parents and children, family problems, death in the family, dealing with death, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, woman, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 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: sincere, emotional, captivating, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: urban, society, moral dilemma, drugs/alcohol, family relations, working class, single parent, family problems, down on your luck, parents and children, life is a bitch, 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: touching, uplifting, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: missing child, couple relations, family in crisis, hopes, couples, family problems, social relations, family relations, helicopter, missing son, search, boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, emotional, sincere, serious
Plot: estrangement, haunted by the past, unfulfillment, family in crisis, couple relations, family gatherings, parents and children, love affair, interracial relations, society, death in the family, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 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, feel good, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: single parent, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, hopes, family relations, human nature, family problems, couples, breakup, love and romance, parents and children, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ 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: sincere, sexual, gloomy, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: couples, urban, society, forbidden love, estrangement, self discovery, translator, tour guide, family problems, dishonesty, infidelity, unfulfillment ...
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: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, uplifting
Plot: siblings relations, couple relations, unsupportive spouse, hopes, aging, dysfunctional family, parents and children, elderly, family problems, couples, righting the wronged, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, gloomy, touching, emotional, serious
Plot: relationship vs career, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, cooking and food, in the woods, life turned upside down, couple relations, love and romance, restaurant, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, 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: serious, realistic, gloomy, sincere
Plot: accident, family relations, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, parents and children, couple relations, family problems, couples, small town, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, domestic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: dysfunctional family, vegetarian, family in crisis, parents and children, couple relations, unfulfillment, hopes, crumbling marriage, haunted by the past, family problems, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ 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: gloomy, bleak, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: fear, couples, family life, small town life, family problems, innocence lost, family relations, small town, siblings relations, family in crisis, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
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: serious, psychological, sincere, emotional, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fall in love, hopes, family problems, couples, family relations, human nature, society, cafe, couple relations, unfulfilled love, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: serious, sincere, emotional, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: infidelity, crumbling marriage, sexual relations, couple relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, couples, dishonesty, stalking, female nudity, prostitute, extramarital affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: gloomy, realistic, serious, emotional, thought provoking ...
Plot: homecoming, human nature, family problems, introspection, soldier, military, small town, crumbling marriage, hopes, unfulfillment, redemption, pregnancy test ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, serious, realistic, tense, emotional
Plot: couple relations, redemption, social misfits, siblings relations, hopes, unfulfillment, writer's life, love and romance, family problems, couples, family relations, custody ...
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: touching, gloomy, sentimental, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: fall in love, romance, dealing with death, workplace romance, couples, workplace, coping, love and romance, unfulfillment, love affair, hopes, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ 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: sincere, emotional, touching, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: investigation, family problems, couples, terminal illness, couple relations, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, family relations, gender, human nature, 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: realistic, emotional, sincere, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: dealing with death, siblings relations, family problems, last wish, introspection, family relations, hopes, death in the family, journey, death of mother, river, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ 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: sincere, gloomy, serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: small town, love affair, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment, fall in love, working class, dull life, introspection, society, 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: clever, serious, gloomy, realistic, talky
Audience: girls' night
Plot: road trip, suburbs, dysfunctional family, on the road, human nature, introspection, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, elderly, infidelity, couple relations, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, connecticut
⇓ 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: serious, gloomy, realistic, emotional
Plot: family problems, mentally challenged, family relations, misfit, siblings relations, unfulfillment, fall in love, destructive relationship, love and romance, colleague colleague relationship, high school, handicapped ...
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, sentimental, talky, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: housekeeper, society, family problems, couples, hopes, unfulfillment, follow your dream, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, human nature, social differences, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ 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: serious, bleak, rough, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: redemption, society, human nature, urban, religions or cults, family relations, life is a bitch, crimes, hopes, siblings relations, law enforcement, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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: realistic, touching, gloomy, emotional, serious
Plot: terminal illness, unfulfillment, couples, family life, family problems, family gatherings, siblings relations, parents and children, family relations, couple relations, life is a bitch, euthanasia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.0
 615
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: serious, atmospheric, psychological, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: estrangement, couple relations, suburban life, suburbs, unfulfillment, couples, innocence lost, human nature, lifestyle, society, dull life
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.1
 1K
Daybreak (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sweden, shortly before Christmas. Surgeon Rickard is told the job he expected goes to a Dane, because of his substance abuse. It's too late to cancel dinner with his in-laws. The guest couple announces their in-vitro is a success. Then ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: infidelity, vengeance, crumbling marriage, family problems, love affair, couple relations, dishonesty, couples, family relations, redemption, parents and children, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%