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Feast of All Saints (2001)
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Feast of All Saints (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Set in nineteenth-century New Orleans, the story depicts the gens de couleur libre, or the Free People of Colour, a dazzling yet damned class caught between the world of white privilege and black oppression.
Style: sincere, touching, atmospheric, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: interracial relations, racism, human spirit, social differences, family relations, parents and children, injustice, life is a bitch, hopes, discrimination, society, sexual content, slavery, mistress, husband wife relationship, culture clash, wealth, poverty, plantation, loveless marriage, graphic violence, power relations, rape, rapist, suicide ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1840s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, haiti

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sincere films with plots about society, interracial relations, racism, life is a bitch, injustice, family relations and african american mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres. Some movies like Feast of All Saints: Tess (1979), Belizaire the Cajun (1986), A Raisin in the Sun (2008), The Courage to Love (2000), Serenades (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.3
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Tess (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 186 min.
Story: This multiple-Oscar-winning film by Roman Polanski is an exquisite, richly layered adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s Tess of the d’Urbervilles. A strong-willed peasant girl (Nastassja Kinski, in a gorgeous breakthrough) is sent by her father to the ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, captivating, touching ...
Plot: tragic love, peasant, rape, fall in love, innocence lost, family relations, farmer, marriage, love, revenge, nobility, destiny ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century, 1880s
Place: england, europe, brazil
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100%
Belizaire the Cajun (1986)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 19th-century Louisiana's Cajun country, Belizaire (Armand Assante) is the informal spokesman for his citizens, who don't see eye to eye with local racists who wish to eradicate all Cajuns. Complicating matters is the fact that ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, sincere ...
Plot: racism, village, crimes, dishonesty, society, on the run, life is a bitch, investigation, police corruption, interracial relations, false accusation, americana ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: louisiana, usa, tokyo, egypt, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Raisin in the Sun (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Dreams can make a life worth living, but they can also be dashed by bad decisions. This is the crossroads whare the Younger family find themselves when their father passes away and leaves them with $10,000 in life insurance money. Should they buy a ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, sincere, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: racism, family relations, discrimination, injustice, rich and poor, couple relations, parents and children, social differences, follow your dream, single parent, interracial relations, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 50s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Once Upon a Time... When We Were Colored (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: This film relates the story of a tightly connected Afro-American community informally called Colored Town where the inhabitants live and depend on each other in a world where racist oppression is everywhere, as told by a boy called Cliff who spent ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, uplifting, compassionate, serious ...
Plot: racism, family relations, discrimination, americana, interracial relations, racial segregation, social differences, teaching the ways of the world, family life, youth, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 70s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Courage to Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 19th century New Orleans creole Henriette must choose between love and devotion to the church. Neither choice is going to be easy, as there is great opposition to her ideas of breaking traditions.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: white male black female relationship, interracial relations, fighting the system, discrimination, injustice, social differences, rebellion, culture clash, social decay, racism, lovers reunited, society ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new orleans, usa
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54%
 6.5
 98
Serenades (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl is born to an Aboriginal mother and an Afgan father.
Style: serious, touching, captivating, sincere, tense ...
Plot: tragic love, culture clash, forbidden love, human spirit, interracial relations, injustice, couple relations, true love, parents and children, fall in love, society, hopes ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: australia, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Their Eyes Were Watching God (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A drama set in the 1920s, where free-spirited Janie Crawford's search for happiness leads her through several different marriages, challenging the morals of her small town. Based on the novel by Zora Neale Hurston.
Style: touching, sincere, uplifting, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: racism, gambling, small town, interracial relations, love, jealousy, marriage, family problems, injustice, human spirit, family relations, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman (1974)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In February, 1962, as the civil rights movement reaches Bayonne, Louisiana, a New York journalist arrives to interview Jane Pittman, who has just turned 110. She tells him her story dating back to her earliest memories before slavery ended. In ...
Style: epic, non-linear, emotional, sincere, touching ...
Plot: racism, discrimination, injustice, interracial relations, slavery, life is a bitch, politics, state affairs, media, journalism, hopes, society ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 19th century, 1860s
Place: southern usa, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 791
Explicit Ills (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The film follows four inter-connecting stories revolving around love, drugs and poverty in Philadelphia
Style: serious, uplifting, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, juvenile delinquency, social decay, dysfunctional family, hopes, youth, drug dealing, lifestyle, society, injustice, drug abuse, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2007
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Nothing But a Man (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A proud black man and his school-teacher wife face discriminatory challenges in 1960s America.
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, captivating, clever ...
Plot: discrimination, family relations, interracial relations, african american, manhood, family problems, social relations, couples, troublemaker, society, unlikely couple, romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: alabama, usa, southern usa, birmingham alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.3
 866
Freedom Song (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Freedom Song (2000) is a made-for-TV film based on true stories of the Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi in the 1960s. It tells the story of the struggle of African Americans to register to vote in the fictional town of Quinlan. In the midst of ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, captivating, emotional, tense ...
Plot: racism, fighting the system, interracial relations, rebellion, life is a bitch, injustice, discrimination, parents and children, americana, teenage life, hopes, politics ...
Time: 90s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 520
Four (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Adapted from a stage play by Christopher Shinn, the debut feature from Joshua Sanchez is a provocative rumination on race and sexuality set on a sweltering 4th of July evening.
Style: realistic, emotional, sincere, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: interracial relations, couples, society, couple relations, teenage life, family relations, sexual content, love and romance, gender, parents and children, sexual relations, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Rising Place (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The close friendship of two young women, each of a different race, and their struggle to find purpose in their lives during this time of social injustice and world war.
Style: sincere, sentimental, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: fall in love, life is a bitch, human nature, parents and children, friendship, social differences, interracial relations, society, working class, feminism, family life, soldier ...
Time: 1940s
Place: virginia, usa, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Mississippi Masala (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: An Indian family is expelled from Uganda when Idi Amin takes power. They move to Mississippi and time passes. The Indian daughter falls in love with a black man, and the respective families have to come to terms with it.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, light, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: interracial relations, culture clash, immigrants, romance, racism, love affair, opposites attract, fall in love, social differences, family relations, racial prejudice, stereotypes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mississippi, africa, india, asia, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Mr. and Mrs. Loving (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A moving and uplifting drama about the effects of interracial marriage in the 1960s. Friends since childhood, and loved by both families, this couple are exiled after their wedding and have to wage a courageous battle to find their place in America ...
Style: thought provoking, uplifting, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: interracial relations, racism, fighting the system, wedding, interracial marriage, marriage, miscegenation, white male black female relationship, discrimination, courtroom drama, social differences, opposites attract ...
Time: 90s, 60s
Place: virginia, usa, southern usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Nightjohn (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Charles Burnett directs this movie about John, a man of many talents, including one forbidden skill: he can read. When he teaches a young slave girl named Sarny to read and write, she learns an unforgettable lesson about the power of words and the ...
Style: serious, realistic, uplifting, touching, sincere ...
Plot: fighting the system, literacy, teaching, slave, plantation, society, life is a bitch, hopes, racism, human spirit, against the odds, idealism ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
In My Country (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Ireland, South Africa
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An American reporter and an Afrikaans poet meet and fall in love while covering South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission hearings.
Style: emotional, sincere, serious, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: journalism, interracial relations, politics, apartheid, social decay, african american, injustice, life is a bitch, hopes, society, racism, discrimination ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1995, year 1996
Place: south africa, africa, florida, chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 324
Snow in August (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In a world filled with hatred, their only hope was magic. Believe and anything can happen.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: culture clash, racism, friendship, society, life is a bitch, injustice, human spirit, anti semitism, youth, rabbi, bittersweet, vengeance ...
Place: new york, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Captive Heart: The James Mink Story (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: James Mink is a black man in Canada who has built a very successful livery business, and enjoys a white wife and a beautiful daughter, Mary. An excellent match is arranged with an American businessman, but when he takes his new wife Mary across the ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, uplifting, captivating ...
Plot: interracial relations, slavery, racism, hidden identity, dishonesty, society, track down, rescue, family relations, missing person, human spirit, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, victorian era
Place: virginia, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.3
 4K
Mandingo (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A slave owner in the 1840s trains one of his slaves to be a bare-knuckle fighter.
Style: realistic, sexy, serious, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: interracial relations, interracial romance, interracial sex, slave trade, slavery, gambling, crumbling marriage, opposites attract, discrimination, racism, destructive relationship, injustice ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Gathering of Old Men (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A regular day in a Louisiana sugarcane plantation changes course when a local white farmer is shot in self defense. A group of old, black men takes a courageous step by coming forward en masse to take responsibility for the killing of a white ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: racism, false arrest, injustice, discrimination, false accusation, interracial relations, friendship, americana, legal, dedicated lawyer, golden years, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Sky Is Gray (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Drama - From Ernest J. Gaines, author of "The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman," comes a deceptively simple, yet emotionally complex tale of a young boy's discovery of what it's like to be black in Louisiana during the ...
Style: thought provoking, uplifting, touching, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: injustice, family relations, bittersweet, interracial relations, racism, parents and children, life is a bitch, society, african american, dentist, dignity, poverty ...
Time: 1940s
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.0
 179
White Water (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: White Water is the story of a 7 year-old black kid in segregated 1963 Opelika, Alabama who becomes obsessed with the desire to taste the water from the "white's only" drinking fountain and sets out on a quest to do the unthinkable: ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, sentimental, serious, realistic
Plot: missing child, young heroes, obsession, racism, interracial relations, parents and children, youth, discrimination, family relations, life is a bitch, family problems, society ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 7.3
 2K
Claudine (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Diahann Carroll was nominated for both an Oscar and a Golden Globe award for her gripping portrayal as the indomitable Claudine in this heartwarming comedy. While struggling to support herself and her six children in Harlem by working as a maid for ...
Style: realistic, serious, uplifting, touching, sincere
Plot: single parent, social worker, single mother, dedicated educator, life is a bitch, society, hopes, romance, love and romance, parents and children, fall in love, city life ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, harlem, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Patch of Blue (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A blind, uneducated white girl is befriended by a black man, who becomes determined to help her escape her impoverished and abusive home life.
Style: suspense, touching, talky, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, racism, prostitute, interracial relations, blindness, disability, alcohol abuse, family relations, interracial romance, innocence lost, romance, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 18K
Jungle Fever (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A successful and married black man contemplates having an affair with a white girl from work. He's quite rightly worried that the racial difference would make an already taboo relationship even worse.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: interracial romance, architect, black man white woman relationship, interracial relations, love affair, social differences, society, romance, couples, infidelity, prejudice, drug abuse ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, harlem, brooklyn new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
 88K
Monster's Ball (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Set in the southern USA, a racist white man, Hank, falls in love with a black woman named Leticia. Ironically, Hank is a prison guard working on Death Row who executed Leticia's husband. Hank and Leticia's inter-racial affair leads to ...
Style: emotional, psychological, realistic, tense, sincere ...
Plot: interracial relations, white male black female relationship, racism, electric chair, eviction, anger, waitress, redemption, blacks and whites, hopes, love and romance, suicide ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.2
 910
Boycott (2001)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: This made-for-TV movie dramatizes the historic boycott of public buses in the 1950s, led by civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, talky
Plot: interracial relations, racism, civil rights movement, racial prejudice, protest, social activism, rebellion, fighting the system, human spirit, discrimination, social differences, politics ...
Time: 50s
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Princess & the Marine (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Based on a true story, American Marine Jason Johnson (Goselaar) is sent on assignment to the Emirate of Bahrain. While there, he meets and falls in love with a spirited, lovely young woman, Meriam (Nichols), without realizing she is really a member ...
Style: emotional, sincere, touching, captivating
Plot: friendship, military, marine, family relations, parents and children, social differences, sailor, love and romance, couples, impossible love, couple relations, class differences ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.6
 2K
Queen (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 282 min.
TV show
Story: A plantation owner's son falls in love with a slave named Easter and together they have a Mixed race daughter named Queen. As Queen grows up, she faces the struggle of trying to fit into the troubled world around her. She tries passing for ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: slavery, white male black female relationship, civil war, family relations, interracial relations, american civil war, plantation, social injustice, interracial romance, slave, racism, discrimination ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%