Movies like Days and Nights in the Forest

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Days and Nights in the Forest (1970)
 8.2
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Days and Nights in the Forest (1970)
Original name: অরণ্যের দিনরাত্রি
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Four friends from Calcutta who have very different personalities make a holiday excursion into the country, to a tiny village in the state of Bihar where they set themselves up in a bungalow. A series of minor events, all connected to their respective reactions to their new environment, reveals their characters more deeply.
Style: sincere, sentimental, serious, realistic
Plot: friends, in the woods, love and romance, self discovery, social differences, buddies, drugs/alcohol, wooing, holiday, friendship between men, countryside, classroom, male friendship, sex, friendship, forest, vacation, youtube, night watchman, drinking
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: india

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sentimental and touching films with plots about friends, friendship, love and romance, society, social differences, family relations and youth mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Days and Nights in the Forest: Nayak: The Hero (1966), As We Were Dreaming (2015), Amazing Women by the Sea (1998), Mumbai Diaries (2010), Our Grand Despair (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Nayak: The Hero (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A matinee idol is going by train to collect an acting award. On the train, he is confronted by a journalist who somewhat unwillingly starts to take his interview. Arindam, won over by Aditi's naivete, starts to disclose his past, his fears and ...
Style: serious, realistic, contemplative, talky
Plot: train, movie star, train ride, introspection, media, actor's life, love and romance, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, reflection, glory, celebrity interview ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: india, new delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
As We Were Dreaming (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Andreas Dresen's adaptation of Clemens Meyer's novel about a group of East German friends right after the fall of the Wall.
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: friends, drugs/alcohol, unfulfillment, teenage boy, nightlife, lifestyle, freedom, dull life, buddies, cause and meaning, female nudity, friendship between boys ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: germany, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Amazing Women by the Sea (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the early 1960s, Bella, her husband Kajus and their young son, Thomas, spend seemingly endless holidays together. Next year the arrival of new neighbors, Rosa and Gabe and their two daughters, start changing their lives.
Style: realistic, serious, feel good, touching, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couples, strong female presence, gender, couple relations, parents and children, friendship, feminism, friends, family relations, summer vacation, swimsuit, jazz ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.0
 12K
Mumbai Diaries (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Arun is a reclusive and lonely modern art painter. Shai is an American banker who is on a visit to Mumbai. Munna is a washerboy also living near Arun and Yasmin. The movie is about these four characters from different class of society and how the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, sentimental
Plot: friendship, social differences, photographer, painting, love and romance, love affair, artist, flirting, photo shoot, age difference, society, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Our Grand Despair (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The peaceful cohabitation of two 30-something bachelors is disrupted when they both fall in love with the charming young woman who moves in with them.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, love triangle, partners, fall in love, romance, lifestyle, buddies, love and romance, bittersweet, communication problem, getting along, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
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56%
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The Outlander (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 138 min.
Story: It is the early 20th century. A stranger arrives in the small, rural community and disrupts the lives of its inhabitants. The man, who refuses to give his name, is dubbed The Outlander. A traveller who disdains conventional behaviour and ...
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: friendship, friends, love affair, village, village life, fall in love, social relations, family relations, stranger, rivalry, love and romance, female nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.5
 382
Jack (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Jack spends his days smoking pot, drinking and hitting on girls together with his friends. As opposed to his friends, Jack actually knows what he wants to do with his life, he wants be an author. After a long summer together with his friends Jack ...
Style: contemplative, serious, realistic
Plot: urban, twentysomething life, nudity (full frontal - brief), friends, artists and showbiz, buddies, writer's life, bohemian, drugs, male nudity, drinking, writers
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.9
 6K
String (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Shankar Singh and his wife, Meera, live in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India along with widowed paternal grandmother, Laxmibai, his mom, Gowri, and dad, Randhir. The family feel that they are blessed after Meera's entry in this family. Shankar must go ...
Style: sincere, emotional, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: friendship, power of love, hopes, dishonesty, gender, redemption, social differences, friends, muslim, loss of spouse, feminism, track down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Shakespeare-Wallah (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of a family troupe of English actors who travel around the towns and villages in India giving performances of Shakespearean plays. Through their travels we see the changing face of India as the old is replaced by the new, Maharajas become ...
Style: sincere, atmospheric, contemplative, serious, realistic
Plot: theatrical troupe, fall in love, actor's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, performer's life, society, family relations, culture clash, on the road, social differences, interracial relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Bombón: El Perro (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In Patagonia, a mechanic who dreams of a different life starts to think big after his adopted pup wins first prize at a local dog show.Life is no bed of roses for 52-year-old Juan "Coco" Villegas. He, who has been a gas station attendant ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: unemployment, countryside, on the road, love and romance, self discovery, bittersweet, friends, gas station, mechanic, friendship, dog, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary
Place: argentina, patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Steamroller and the Violin (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Seven year old Sasha practices violin every day to satisfy the ambition of his parents. Already withdrawn as a result of his routines, Sasha quickly regains confidence when he accidentally meets and befriends worker Sergei, who works on a ...
Style: serious, realistic, uplifting, stylized, touching ...
Audience: student film
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Time: 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
My Sweet Orange Tree (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Zezé is an 8 year old boy who, although a naughty boy, has a good heart. He leads a very modest life, due to the fact that his father has been unemployed for a long time, and has the habit of having long conversations with a sweet orange tree which ...
Style: sentimental, touching, atmospheric, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, friendship, family life, friends, mischievous children, youth, father son relationship, tree, book, boy, poverty, school ...
Time: 20th century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 2K
Boutique (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A clothing store worker (Jahan) meets a poor girl named Eti. Jahan tries to help the girl and solve her problems, but…
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, bittersweet, love and romance, couples, life is a bitch, designer, downfall, drugs/alcohol, singleness, social differences, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.9
 6K
Last Orders (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jack Dodd was a London butcher who enjoyed a pint with his mates for over 50 years. When he died, he died as he lived, with a smile on his face watching a horse race on which he had bet, with borrowed money. But before he died he had a final ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, talky, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, last wish, death, memory, family relations, war veteran, partners, parents and children, self discovery, friends, life, friendship between men ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1989
Place: england, europe, london, california, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
I'm Gonna Explode (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Tale of a young couple who throw caution to the wind and set out in search of their true fate. Román is the son of a contemptible, right-leaning congressman. Recently enrolled in a new high school, the rebellious teen clumsily attempts to hang ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 441
Heartbreakers (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: realistic, serious
Plot: friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief), love and romance, betrayal, romance, thirtysomething life, couples, friends, sexual content, profanity, male bonding, male friendship ...
Time: 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Stories from the Kronen (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Carlos is a young student, just 21. Nice or annoying as he likes, enjoys provoking and transgreding. In the night he goes out to meet his friends in the Kronen, a bar. Every situation can be taken a little farther. There are no limits, no accepted ...
Style: touching, disturbing, sexual, serious, realistic ...
Plot: bar, youth, friends, love and romance, against the rules, buddies, friendship, profanity, couples, car driving, homoerotic friendship, disco ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Faith Like Potatoes (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Africa
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Frank Rautenbach leads a strong cast as Angus Buchan, a Zambian farmer of Scottish heritage, who leaves his farm in the midst of political unrest and racially charged land reclaims and travels south with his family to start a better life in KwaZulu ...
Style: christian film, sincere, uplifting, serious, touching ...
Plot: food, starting over, human spirit, friendship, political unrest, farm, religions or cults, social differences, hopes, friends, society, redemption ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 6.6
 187
Route 132 (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
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Style: road movie, realistic, captivating, serious, psychological ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Adversary (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
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Style: bleak, rough, disturbing, biting, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 308
A Simple Heart (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching, emotional
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hopes, social differences, friendship, family relations, family life, unfulfilled love, introspection, friends, power relations, master and servant, servant, bittersweet ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Way I Spent the End of the World (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Bucharest 1989 - the last year of Ceausecu's dictatorship. Eva lives with her parents and her 7 year old brother, Lalalilu. One day at school, Eva and her boyfriend accidentally break a bust of Ceausescu. They are forced to confess their crime ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, captivating, realistic, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Little Traitor (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Based on the novel "Panther in the Basement" by the world-renowned author, Amos Oz, the movie takes place in Palestine in 1947, just a few months before Israel becomes a state. Proffy Liebowitz, a militant yet sensitive eleven year old ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, touching, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, rebellion, military, friends, soldier, state affairs, child as main character, british military, man boy relationship, child protagonist, teaching the ways of the world, youth ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6.5
 5K
Cadence (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, captivating
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 252
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Style: sincere, emotional, touching, serious, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.2
 81K
Swades (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Set in modern day India, Swades is a film that tackles the issues that development throws up on a grass root level. It is to this India, which is colorful, heterogeneous and complex that Mohan Bhargava (Shah Rukh Khan), a bright young scientist ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: nasa, immigrants, poverty, discrimination, bollywood, village, journey, change of heart, search, self discovery, human spirit, social differences ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Let the Wind Blow (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A collegian in turbulent Mumbai attempts to improve his lifestyle.
Style: sincere, captivating, serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: destiny, follow your dream, working class, rich and poor, political unrest, family relations, hopes, state affairs, youth, society, parents and children, social differences ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Wandering Streams (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Emile is a 70-ish former horticulturalist who once raised bonsai trees "because they don't take up too much room." Indeed, his whole existence is safe and uneventful to a fault, somewhat juiced by friendship with raucous fishing ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, psychological, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: looking for love, couples, love and romance, aging, village, friendship, introspection, family relations, elderly lovers, buddies, drugs/alcohol, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.8
 277
Ricochet River (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, talky
Audience: girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Style: serious, sentimental, sincere, touching, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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