Movies like A Thousand Months

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A Thousand Months (2003)
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A Thousand Months (2003)
Original name: Mille Mois
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Morocco, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: 1981, Morocco. A village in the Atlas mountains. A city in the distance. A child. A family facing its destiny.
Plot: teenager, village, teacher, wedding, death, suicide, theft, poverty, boy, school teacher, 12 year old, countryside, oppression, chair
Place: morocco

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Most similar movies to A Thousand Months

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, disturbing and touching films with plots about teenager, countryside, village, suicide, death, boy and school mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like A Thousand Months: Bloodshed at the Wedding (1967), Evergreen Tree (1961), Atlantic. (2014), The Kids Aren't Alright (2016), Small Voices (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bloodshed at the Wedding (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The film is the story of girl Cveta who was abducted by the Ottoman bey and taken away in his harem. Bey is trying to embrace Islam, but its persistence, and its neighbors led beloved Spasa, and beloved local priest, assisted by diplomats of the ...
Style: epic
Plot: wedding, bloodbath, village, wedding reception, corpse, innocent, countryside, death, love, running, fear, fight ...
Place: macedonia, ottoman empire
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95%
Evergreen Tree (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Yeong-shin (played by the Choi Eun-hee–Shin Sang-ok’s wife) and Dong-hyeok (Shin Yeong-gyun) graduate from college with a cause. They plan to bring education and modernization to farmers living in the rural area of their birth. When they arrive, ...
Plot: illiteracy, death of loved one, village, poverty, school, education, classroom, children, school teacher, money problems, countryside
Place: south korea
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91%
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Atlantic. (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Morocco, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Moroccan fisherman sets off on an epic journey towards Europe on his wind surfboard. But the pursuit of dreams does not come without sacrifice.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: human spirit, starting over, family life, hopes, escapades, danger, ocean or sea, social relations, family relations, immigrants, society, village ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Kids Aren't Alright (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Story: Ross is trying to come to terms with the suicide of one of his classmates, as he finds his life falling down around him. Suddenly he finds himself involved in a new friendship with the new girl in school, Róisín. She helps to lead him in the right ...
Plot: suicide, teenager, school, homosexuality, youth, lesbian
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Small Voices (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Melinda is a new substitute teacher at the Malawig Elementary School, located in a poor remote barrio. A young university graduate, her family expects her to look for work abroad, but in her idealism she takes on a challenging job in the provincial ...
Plot: teaching, inspiration, teacher student relationship, classroom, rebel, unemployment, dedicated teacher, book, provincial life, school, teenager, elementary school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.0
 54
Juze (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, France, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Growing up tale of a young boy in the context of changing labour patterns and exploitation in Goa
Plot: village, classroom, vomiting, teenage love, beaten up, teenage girl, teenager, teenage boy, bamboo, boat, grandmother grandson relationship, bus ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Year of the Cannibals (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the streets of a damp metropolis lie the corpses of hundreds and hundreds of boys and girls. No one can give them a resting place because of a law enacted by a repressive State. But the young Antigone, with the help of a foreigner, Tiresias, ...
Plot: death, symbolism, fascism, brother, teenager, shot to death, oppression, society, body, male full rear nudity, female nudity, mental institution ...
Place: milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Mutants (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The Mutants (Portuguese: Os mutantes) is a 1998 Portuguese film by director Teresa Villaverde, starring Ana Moreira and Alexandre Pinto. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1998 Cannes Film Festival.
Plot: female director, juvenile delinquent, teenager, friendship between boys, girl, teenage girl, police, pregnant teenager, gun, homeless teenager, theft, pistol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Silly Age (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cuba, Spain, Venezuela
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The "edad de la peseta" or silly age is the term used in Cuba for the pre-adolescent period from the age of seven to the age of eleven. Set in 1958 in Havana, the year that culminates the Revolution, ten-year-old Samuel has just arrived in ...
Plot: bed wetting, little boy, teenager, family relations, grandmother grandson relationship, coming of age, nightmare, fidel castro, prostitute, 12 year old, death, revolution ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Mademoiselle (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sexually repressed school teacher releases her pent up passions in a series of shocking crimes.
Style: sexual, disturbing, serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: village, countryside, obsession, teacher, human nature, society, forgery, opposites attract, couples, dangerous attraction, isolation, couple relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Father (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The beginning shows Hungary devastated by the war and the postwar reconstruction with its communist government. Our hero (played first by Dániel Erdély and later, as a young man, by András Bálint) is clearly determined to find out what he can ...
Plot: teenager, boy, single mother, partisan, elementary school, communism, post world war two, 12 year old
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Courthouse on Horseback (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The film follows three characters on a tour of the remote Yunman province of China where they travel with a horse to deal with legal disputes in mountain villages. Government policy is forcing the retirement of "Auntie" Yang (Yang Yaning) ...
Plot: countryside, on the road, judge, suicide, marriage, village, remote village, settlement, travel
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Pinjra (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: A respected village schoolteacher falls for a travelling dancer and faces a moral dilemma.
Plot: teacher, suicide, murder, village, redemption, tragic love, tragic event, courtroom, disfigured face, self destructing
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Flavor of Corn (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lorenzo, a handsome first-year professor in an isolated Italian village, falls under the spell of his most beguiling pupil, a dark-haired, starry-eyed 12-year-old named Duilio. As Lorenzo's relationship with his heartless girlfriend ...
Style: homoerotic
Plot: homoeroticism, lgbt, male homosexuality, cheating girlfriend, death, bisexual, holding hands, countryside, crying man, love letter, male nudity, hospital ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
3 Foot Ball and Souls (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of four decides to commit suicide using gigantic fireworks. But every time the fireworks explode, they find themselves back in time before they carried out the plan. They suspect the cause to be the young age of one of the members and try to ...
Plot: suicide, fireworks, chat room, cell phone, photograph, hospital, telephone call, ball, car accident, flashback, japanese schoolgirl, depression ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Hurt (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mandy White is a cheerleader. Dan LaCoy is a football player. Jason Dobbs is a bully. Eli Barker is an artist. Asia Borg is a foster kid. What they all have in common however, is that they are hurting. Each one deals with their own personal issues ...
Plot: high school, depression, teenager, suicide, shooting, bullying, death, student, alcohol abuse
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
A Borrowed Life (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Sega's children, born into post-war Chinese rule, can't relate to their father's love for Japanese culture, having grown up under Japanese rule before WWII.
Style: family saga
Plot: communism, poverty, countryside, boy, nationalism, father son relationship, family relations
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: china, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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6A (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 61 min.
Story: As if immersed in the situation, the viewer witnesses a distressing encounter between angry parents, a helpless teacher and three schoolgirls. It soon becomes clear that certain things are going wrong in their class. There have been complaints of ...
Plot: parent, teacher, bullying, school, crisis, doubt, mistrust, parents, teenager, school teacher, friendship
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Celine (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After the death of her father, 22-year-old Céline inherits most of his estate, but gives it to her stepmother, causing her greedy fiancé to leave her. Following several failed suicide attempts, Céline is hospitalized and comes to the attention of ...
Plot: supernatural, dead father, yoga, suicide, countryside, spirituality, levitation, supernatural power, mysticism, death, adopted daughter, suicide attempt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
O ilios tou thanatou (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 115 min.
Plot: balkan war, death of parents, vendetta, folk dance, death, village, killing an animal, horse, suicide, aunt, loss of parents, loss of parent ...
Time: year 1917
Place: crete
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Werther (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This adaptation of Geothe's The Sorrows of Young Werther offers a chilly and remote view of love and its passions. The setting is changed to Spain, and Werther (Eusebio Poncela) has taken a job tutoring the son of an estranged husband and wife. ...
Plot: female director, suicide, tutor, surgeon, male female relationship, tragic event, husband wife relationship, love, teacher, father son relationship, boy, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Buffalo Boy (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Vietnam, Belgium, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set along the southern coast of Vietnam during the French occupation in the 1940s, water is everywhere, giving life and bringing decay and rot. Kim is 15; his father and step-mother have two buffalo, their lifeline as subsistence rice farmers. ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, contemplative
Plot: society, youth, family relations, self discovery, introspection, forces of nature, parents and children, desperation, poverty, coming of age, teenage life, countryside ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, asia, indochina
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Her Last Chance (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Drug adict teen gets out of rehab only to be accused of her boyfriend's death.
Plot: accident, death, jealousy, drugs, party, drug addict, teenager, drug addiction
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Face in the Mirror (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: The dramatic story of a group of young people’s response to a desperate teen’s cry for help.
Style: christian film
Plot: teenager, suicide, outcast, christianity, pastor, flashback, gun, ambulance, christian, hospital, suicide attempt, depression ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Sammohanam (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Sammohanam tells the story of a mysteriously seductive girl, Pennu (Archana) in a quiet village to which she has temporarily relocated, in search of her missing grandfather, Karuvan Valyachan. She creates a strange chasm among male folks, breaking ...
Style: art house
Plot: friend, myth, mysterious woman, folk dance, severed ear, death of uncle, transformation, village, suicide, love, uncle niece relationship, caste system ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Lighter Fluid (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: An experimental look into the lives of teens and young adults in a dysfunctional town.
Style: experimental
Plot: suicide, murder, abandoned house, skateboard, death, skateboarding, pregnancy, surrealism, sex, drug, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Angel at Sea (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Louis is a twelve year old boy who lives with his parents and older brother in southern Morocco. Louis is very happy until the day his father shares a secret with him.
Style: sincere, psychological, emotional, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: secret, mental illness, parents and children, family problems, life is a bitch, father son relationship, innocence lost, family relations, suicide, depression, hopes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, africa, atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 453
Virgina (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: "Virgina" tells a tale from the end of the 19th century. It took place in a isolated village near the Adriatic Sea. Because of the extreme patriarchal culture there is a superstition that families without male heirs are cursed. When the ...
Plot: patriarchy, countryside, superstition, poverty, religion, husband wife relationship, secret, father son relationship, tradition, masochism, misogyny, drought ...
Time: 19th century
Place: bosnia herzegovina, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 3K
Western (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Bulgaria, Austria
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A group of German construction workers set out for a foreign construction site in the Bulgarian province. The strange country awakens adventure feelings among the men. At the same time, they are confronted with their prejudices and mistrust. For two ...
Plot: water shortage, poverty, sex scene, tobacco, landscape, language barrier, construction worker, stream, countryside, fight, horse, poker ...
Time: quarry
Place: eastern europe, bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Cider with Rosie (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A semi-autobiographical coming-of-age story set in the Cotswolds during and immediately after the First World War.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, psychological, touching ...
Plot: village, coming of age, world war one, friendship, youth, society, village life, teenager, childhood, military police, deserter, classroom ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%