Movies like All the Winters That Have Been

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All the Winters That Have Been (1997)
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All the Winters That Have Been (1997)
Original name: All the Winters that Have Been
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dane Corvin (Chamberlain) returns to Raven Island where 20 years before he and Helen Raven (Allen) had fallen in love. She vowed never to see him again because he had arrested her brother, who he had been investigating. Dane is now determined to win her back and slowly re-enters her daily life. But Helen has a secret, and unless Dane can forgive her and understand the powerful feelings that motivated her to keep it from him, their fragile relationship will not survive.
Plot: fire, father son relationship, fatherhood, in laws, male bonding, campfire, male friendship, friendship between men

Most similar movies to All the Winters That Have Been

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and rough films with plots about father son relationship, family relations, mother son relationship, fire, parents and children, friendship and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like All the Winters That Have Been: Subwave (1995), Shippu Rondo (2016), Thursday's Child (1983), Have You Seen My Son (1996), Coming Home (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Rescuers: Stories of Courage: Two Women (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The film is divided into two segments, both set in Europe during WWII.
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95%
 5.9
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Subwave (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: College swimmer Chad Billingsley is his middle class family's pride and joy. After a moody phase of scared denial, he owns up to father, attorney Roger, that Rosalie Frank, the provocatively dressed waitress who attended his frat's last ...
Plot: mother, abuse, son, trial, statutory rape, regret, family crisis, fire, rape, lawyer, swimming pool, party ...
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78%
 5.1
 65
Shippu Rondo (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An illegal biological weapon K-55 is stolen from a university lab. The university lab can't even call the police because the secret nature of the weapon. The school lab then receives a message stating that the entire country is now being held ...
Plot: laboratory, japanese man, son, crutches, based on a novel, father son relationship, ski, bio weapon, father and son, japanese teenager, father
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Thursday's Child (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sam Alden is the 17-year-old high school star player in baseball who seems to have it all. However, his family notices that he is often bothered with fits of coughing. Worried, his parents decide to take him to the hospital, where they are shocked ...
Plot: family relations, heart transplant, doctor, heart disease, teenager, father son relationship, illness, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Have You Seen My Son (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A woman fears for her son's health when her ex-husband kidnaps him.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: kidnapping, crime, family relations, family problems, couple relations, parents and children, missing child, obsessive quest, confined, crimes, child custody, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: oregon, mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Coming Home (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jochen's life is going well. He has just moved into a new house with his wife and child when suddenly his widowed father accidentally runs into a car and begins to lose his mind. The family take the old man in but tensions arise when the family ...
Plot: fire, family relations, new house, senior citizen, father son relationship, alzheimer's disease
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Jadviga's Pillow (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The film is the filmed version of Pál Závada's novel of the same title, which was first published in 1997 and soon became a bestseller. The story takes place during World War I and afterwards in a small town in south-eastern Hungary. It tells ...
Plot: female director, world war one, based on a novel, adultery, pubic hair
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50%
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The Wanderers (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The streets of the Bronx are owned by 60’s youth gangs where the joy and pain of adolescence is lived. Philip Kaufman tells his take on the novel by Richard Price about the history of the Italian-American gang ‘The Wanderers.’
Style: realistic, serious, rough, sentimental, cult film ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: street gang, coming of age, gang, high school, gang war, cheerleader, pregnancy, gangsters, bittersweet, sexual content, profanity, lifestyle ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1963, 80s
Place: usa, new york, bronx new york city, new jersey, california
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48%
Breathing Lessons (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A married couple review their lives and renew their love for one another while driving to a friend's funeral.
Style: road movie
Plot: diner, funeral, waitress, television, one day, reunion, reconciliation, old age, car radio
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47%
The Christmas Tree (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A French-American millionaire (William Holden), his girlfriend (Virna Lisi) and his war buddy (Andre Bourvil) try to grant his dying son's every wish.
Plot: christmas tree, wolf, radiation, christmas, cancer, father son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Moon and Thunder (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When Yasuko (Eriko Hatsune) was a child, her mother left their home. She grew up not knowing what an ordinary family is. Satoshi's (Kengo Kora) mother was the girlfriend of Yasuko's late father. One day, Satoshi appears in front of ...
Plot: abandoned, based on a novel, japanese woman, man and woman in bed, absent mother, long haired woman, orphan
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43%
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Saved by Grace (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A retired police officer, despondent over the loss of his family, contemplates a dramatic decision which will change his life forever, until he meets a mysterious woman who, through her personal stories, gives him a reason to re-examine what is most ...
Style: christian film
Plot: responsibility, christian, integrity, fatherhood, family relations, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, prayer, faith, love, grief, father
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42%
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Max Havelaar (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Indonesia, Netherlands
Duration: 170 min.
Story: An idealistic Dutch colonial officer posted to Indonesia in the 19th century is convinced that he can make the kinds of changes that will actually help the local people he is in charge of, but circumstances soon make him realize just how out of ...
Style: rough, bleak, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: hopes, escapades, danger, state affairs, heroes, society, idealism, repression, father son relationship, snake, abuse, knife ...
Time: 19th century
Place: indonesia, asia, holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 321
Challenger (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 160 min.
Story: A profile of the astronauts, crew, and civilians who were involved in the January 28, 1986 flight of the spaceship, Challenger, that resulted in its explosion upon takeoff. The center point of the film is the safety inspections and arguments ...
Style: sincere, bleak, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: nasa, spacecraft, catastrophe, astronaut, space shuttle, heroes, space and aliens, escapades, danger, bar, tragedy, father son relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985, year 1986
Place: texas, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Two Kinds Of Love (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two kinds of love are experienced by young Ricky Schroder in this made-for-TV drama. One kind is the tenuous affection he extends to his estranged father when Schroder's mother unexpectedly dies. The other kind consists of the teasing ...
Plot: terminal illness, loss of wife, father son relationship, coming of age, death of wife, widower, death of mother, estranged father, husband wife relationship, family relations, cancer, boy ...
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39%
River Made to Drown In (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Allen, a struggling young artist who once survived by working in the streets, is now involved with Eva, a wealthy Los Angeles gallery owner. Quite by surprise Allen receives a visit from an old john, Thaddeus, who is dying from aids and has come to ...
Plot: death, hustler, photograph, drink, taxi, memory, bartender, terminal illness, beating, tree, homosexual, gay ...
Place: santa monica california, los angeles
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37%
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 415
The Turning (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gillian Anderson in her first ever screen role. Anderson's psycho boyfriend, Cliff, returns to his home town seething with pent-up frustration and rage. Four years earlier his family was on the verge of breaking up. Noe he's returned to ...
Style: gloomy, bleak, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: infidelity, psychopath, family problems, society, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, mentally unstable, life is a bitch, family relations, couples, obsession, suburbs ...
Time: 90s
Place: virginia, usa, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Poster Boy (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: With the help of a hot, slightly older new acquaintance (Noseworthy), the closeted son (Newton) of a conservative U.S. Senator (Lerner) puts a shocking spin on his dad's re-election campaign.
Style: semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: coming out, politics, college, parents and children, republican, campaign, love and romance, sexual relations, political campaign, election, gay son, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Death of Richie (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A sensitive but confused teenager feels pressure on him from all directions and turns to drugs, which causes problems for him in school and at home.
Plot: family tragedy, teenager, drug addiction, family conflict, marijuana, domineering father, dysfunctional family, father son relationship, drug abuse, courtroom, mother son relationship, pressure
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Keeping the Promise (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A colonial family seeks a better life in Maine's wilderness in this powerful adventure. When William Hallowell leaves behind 13-year-old son Matt to safeguard their claim, the boy relies on his new friendship with the Penobscot Indians for ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, wilderness, adventure, orphan, escapades, danger, family, survival, family life, friendship, plague, parents and children ...
Time: 18th century
Place: new england, massachusetts, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Swimming Upstream (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This is a heart-wrenching story about a happy-go-lucky 17 year-old boy with a passion for life and love. Under his free spirit are problems that he must deal with. His mother died, his alcoholic father is unapproachable, and ...the biggest problem ...
Plot: football player, father son relationship, hospital, brother sister relationship, cancer, leukemia, escalator, virgin, doctor, best friend, alcoholic, nosebleed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Emilie Richards: Spuren der Vergangenheit (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Hunky local surgeon Alex is every girl's dream on a tiny New Zealand Island. The exception - but not for long - is newcomer Jessica, an aimless professional pianist, who keeps bumping into him while searching for her biological parents using ...
Plot: swimsuit, jacuzzi, fatherhood, female nudity, father son relationship, swimwear, loyalty, sex scene, bed, towel, competition
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33%
 6.4
 64
Secrets (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Etta Berter is a doctor's wife in 1905 who has been unable to have children. The couple has one adopted daughter but she has always wanted more children. Julie Harris's character is the family's cook and close companion to their ...
Plot: family secret, church, secret, troubled teen, family secrets, choir, teenage girl
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
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Donkey (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, UK, Serbia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is 1995. The summer when the war operation Storm will take place. Boro, who is going to be forty in a year and a half, with his wife Jasna and son Luka goes to his home village Drinovci, Herzegovina, after seven years. He wants to see his brother ...
Plot: family conflict, mediterranean, fatherhood, lake, brother brother relationship, donkey, wheelchair, husband wife relationship, death of mother, father son relationship, family relations, mother son relationship
Time: 1990s, 90s
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30%
Generational Sins (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A dying mother, Sarah, tells her last wish to her eldest son, Drew, that he take his younger brother, Will, to the place they were born. Despite tragic family history, hope gives promise to the future.
Plot: death, father son relationship, family relations
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28%
Calm at Sunset (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The struggle between a father and son at odds over the youths career choice. The 18 years old James Pfeiffer quits college and decides to become a fisherman like his father. Margaret and Russell are very upset with their son's decision. They ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: ship, family relations, youth, coming of age, college dropout, parents and children, siblings relations, small town, working class, small town life, hopes, follow your dream ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
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28%
Without Warning: The James Brady Story (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1981, during the assassination attempt on then President Ronald Reagan, White House Press Secretary James Brady was shot and left paralyzed.
Plot: obstacle, handicap, assassination
Time: 80s
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27%
The Color of Rain (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After cancer claims Matt Kell's life on Christmas Day 2005, his widow, Gina and two young boys are left to cope with the pain of his loss while their close church community gathers around them for support.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: fall in love, friends, love and romance, terminal illness, friendship, chores, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, youth, school, forgery, female director ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Blinded by the Light (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: David Bowers is a teenager who runs away from home to join a quasi-religious cult. His sister Janet is determined to find him, but almost winds up getting brainwashed by the cult herself.
Plot: cult, mind control, spirituality, father daughter relationship, parent child relationship, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, freedom, religion, brother sister relationship, fanatic, parents ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 990
Parrish (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Parrish McLean lives with his mother Ellen on Sala Post's tobacco plantation in the Connecticut River Valley. His mother winds up marrying Sala's rival Judd Raike, ruthless planter who wants to drive Sala out of business. Judd insists that ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, emotional, sexual
Plot: love triangle, family relations, arson, fall in love, love affair, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, americana, social differences, destiny, dealing with death, family problems ...
Time: 60s
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%