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Angel & Tony (2010)
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Angel & Tony (2010)
Original name: Angèle et Tony
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Angèle, a beautiful young woman with a past, arrives in a small fishing harbor in Normandy. She meets Tony, a professional fisherman, who finds himself attracted to her although he dislikes her blunt ways. Tony hires her as a fishmonger, lodges her and teaches her the tricks of the trade. The relationships between Myriam, Tony's mother, and Angèle are far from easy but the young woman gradually adapts to her new environment and little by little Tony and Angèle manage to tame each other.
Style: emotional, serious, sentimental, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: starting over, introspection, romance, ocean or sea, fall in love, estrangement, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment, unlikely couple, impossible love, dysfunctional family, family problems, solitude, fish market, snow white, dead husband, mysterious past, father in law daughter in law relationship, death by drowning, protest, theater, prostitution, ex convict, wedding dress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, normandy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, emotional and touching films with plots about love and romance, family relations, hopes, parents and children, fall in love, introspection and family problems mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Angel & Tony: The Last Hammer Blow (2014), Cet amour-l? (2001), White Nights on the Pier (2014), In Your Hands (2010), Sisters (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Last Hammer Blow (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When he first enters the Montpellier Opera House, Victor knows nothing about music. Nor does he know his father, Samuel Rovinski, who is there to conduct Mahler’s 6th symphony. To change the course of his suddenly uncertain future, for Nadia his ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sentimental, sincere
Plot: single parent, parents and children, youth, family relations, coming of age, teenager, hitchhiking, father son relationship, wig, beach, teenage boy, orchestra ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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95%
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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: serious, psychological, clever, talky, realistic ...
Plot: romance, fall in love, writer's life, human nature, introspection, couple relations, destructive relationship, love affair, culture clash, haunted by the past, wartime life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
White Nights on the Pier (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man walks every night along the jetty. There he meets a young woman who is waiting for the man of her life. Over four nights, they discuss life and he gradually falls in love with her.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, talky, stylized ...
Plot: introspection, fall in love, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, seaport
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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In Your Hands (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Stockholm Syndrome. Feelings arise between a young kidnapper and his victim, a woman surgeon. He seeks revenge for a medical accident that prevents him from living peacefully and decides to kidnapp the woman he holds responsible. When the latter ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: dangerous attraction, fall in love, danger, romance, life is a bitch, vengeance, sexual abuse, love and romance, couples, grudge, imprisonment, police
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Sisters (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Lyon, France in 1970s, Sibylle, Corinne, and Georgette are sisters who share everything, as they live with their Italian mother. Sibylle is the only blonde in the family, except for their father who abandoned them, and she feels isolated. She dreams ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: single parent, parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, coming of age, obsessive quest, introspection, self discovery, dysfunctional family, youth, family problems, godparent ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
I'm Glad My Mother Is Alive (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This finely acted, delicate and provocative new film by one of France’s most impressive filmmakers—working here with his son, Nathan—depicts the troubled life of an adopted boy who, as a taciturn adult, visits his birth mother and strikes up a ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: foster child, obsession, parents and children, adoption, haunted by the past, family problems, family relations, mischievous children, siblings relations, down on your luck, dysfunctional family, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Personal Belongings (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cuba
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young Doctor Ana lives alone because she couldn't bear to leave Cuba when her family sailed away on a raft to the US. Ernesto lives in his car with his belongings in a small case, traveling from embassy to embassy trying to fulfill his dream of ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: car, couple relations, fall in love, romance, hopes, unfulfillment, immigrants, starting over, introspection, impossible love, love affair, unfulfilled love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cuba, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Hell (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: introspection, fall in love, urban, nightlife, love and romance, youth, materialism, shopping, lifestyle, nickname, slut
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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One of a Kind (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When Frédi loses his mother, he realizes she has passed her healing gift on to him. Frédi rejects it totally, tangled up in his own unhappiness, until a fatal accident changes everything. He is forced to acknowledge that he had healing hands.
Style: touching, serious
Plot: supernatural ability, fall in love, love and romance, supernatural, dead mother, seaside, motorcycle accident, healing, dog, swimming pool, beach, epilepsy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: dealing with death, fall in love, romance, bus, love and romance, urban, couples, starting over, love affair, workplace romance, hopes, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Chercher le garçon (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 70 min.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, love and romance, romance, computers and web, thirtysomething life, hopes, seduction, ice cream cone, celibacy, ice cream, provence, internet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, marseille provence, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 565
In Harmony (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a serious accident on a film shoot, Marc, an equestrian, loses all hope to mount back on. His insurance company instructs Florence to handle his case. This film is the story of their meeting.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: love affair, romance, fall in love, love and romance, beach, love, lawyer, kiss, wheelchair, infidelity, strong female character, horse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Making Plans for Lena (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ever since she broke up with Nigel, Lena soldiers on through life as best she can with her two kids. She valiantly overcomes the obstacles put in her way. But she has yet to confront the worst of them: Her unstoppable family has decided, by any ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, talky, emotional ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, florist, divorce, siblings relations, ex husband, countryside, family problems, family relations, human nature, parents and children, family gatherings, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Better Life (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Yann, a cook, and Nadia, a waitress and mother of 9-year-old child, decide to risk everything on the purchase of a restaurant. With plenty of talent, energy, love and dreams, but no finance of their own, they find themselves forced into a jungle of ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic
Plot: family problems, single parent, starting over, couple relations, down on your luck, family in crisis, life turned upside down, hopes, family relations, disorder, debt, cook ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, europe, ontario canada, montreal quebec canada, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Marie-Jo and Her 2 Lovers (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Marie-Jo and Her Two Lovers (French: Marie-Jo et ses deux amours) is a 2002 French drama film directed by Robert Guédiguian. It was entered into the 2002 Cannes Film Festival.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, emotional, psychological
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, infidelity, wife husband relationship, extramarital affair, urban, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, crumbling marriage, parents and children, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Archipelago (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Patricia (Kate Fahy) and her two children, young adults Edward (Tom Hiddleston) and Cynthia (Lydia Leonard), arrive for a break at a holiday cottage. As rain and wind lash against the windows, Patricia grows exasperated at the absence of her ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, atmospheric
Plot: introspection, parents and children, island, dysfunctional family, resort, family in crisis, estrangement, family problems, family relations, siblings relations, family gatherings, hopes
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Volcano (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland, Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hannes is an old man who has grown apart from his children. Recently retired when his wife gets ill he tries to reconcile with them and to atone for his cold demeanor in the past.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, touching, uplifting ...
Plot: golden years, aging, introspection, estrangement, elderly, hopes, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations, crumbling marriage, redemption, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.5
 356
Louise Wimmer (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The middle-aged titular heroine (Masiero) of this bare-bones, Dardenne-esque debut has certainly fallen on hard times: Living between her car and a storage shed, working a part-time job as a hotel chambermaid, and trying against all odds to obtain ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: starting over, human spirit, down on your luck, hopes, life is a bitch, life turned upside down, optimism, disorder, female full frontal nudity, sex, dog, shower ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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House in Brittany (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young woman inherits her family's historic home on the coast of Brittany, a house she has not been to since her father died there when she was age 12.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: haunted by the past, homecoming, house, childhood memory, heiress, landscape
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, cornwall, atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Butterfly Kiss (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Billie and Louis have the good fortune of loving each other passionately and of having a family. But then one day terrible news turns their existence and that of their friends' upside down. Marie, a famous actress who is Billie's friend ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy
Plot: introspection, terminal illness, butterfly, suburbs, society, unfulfillment, best friends, couple relations, parents and children, suburban life, life is a bitch, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Few Days of Respite (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Algeria
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Mohsen teaches French at the University of Tehran, and Hassan is a photographer. Mohsen and Hassan are also lovers, and in Iran they live in fear, as homosexuality is punishable by death. Tired of denying their love, Mohsen and Hassan flee Iran to ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, emotional, touching
Plot: small town, friendship, gays and lesbians, human nature, couple relations, love affair, gender, couples, introspection, friends, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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In Mom's Head (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lulu's mother is depressed and has been as far back as she can remember, Lulu is determined to discover the truth behind her listlessness.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: parents and children, love and romance, countryside, unfulfillment, youth, family relations, coming of age, obsessive quest, unfulfilled love, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Suzanne (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story of a destiny. Suzanne's and her family's. The ties that bind them, keep them together, and the love she pursues... to the point of leaving everything behind.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, bleak
Plot: love affair, parents and children, family, dysfunctional family, family problems, family relations, single parent, siblings relations, coming of age, nothing goes right, fall in love, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
All Our Desires (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Claire and Stéphane are two Lyon-based judges who could hardly be more different. She is young and enthusiastic, committed to helping those unfortunates who find themselves in debt. He is older, wiser, but disillusioned with his work and his life. ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: fighting the system, legal action, courtroom drama, righting the wronged, dishonesty, legal, rivalry, society, workplace, legal investigation, human spirit, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The High Cost of Living (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story of a young, pregnant woman whose world falls apart when she loses her child in a hit and run accident. As her life unravels, Nathalie finds an unlikely protector in Henry, a down and out guardian angel who has followed her thread. But ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, gloomy, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnant woman, hit and run, drugs/alcohol, hidden identity, urban, romance, dealing with death, accident, guardian angel, redemption, friendship, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Villa Amalia (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ann leaves Thomas and everything else behind when she catches him kissing another woman. With her music and help from Georges, she begins a journey to find herself.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: starting over, redemption, self discovery, island, hopes, musician's life, friendship, friends, separation, sea, train station, cheating boyfriend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, france, paris france, naples italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Everybody's Fine (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Matteo Scuro is a retired Sicilian bureaucrat, a widower with five children, all of whom live on the mainland and hold responsible jobs. He decides to surprise each with a visit and finds none as he imagined.
Style: tragicomedy, emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: introspection, on the road, parents and children, dysfunctional family, family life, family problems, family relations, golden years, human nature, estrangement, hopes, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: sicily, italy, europe, florence
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
I Forgot to Tell You (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marie is a young woman with a troubled past. Her passion is painting, but she never had any formal training. Living in the South of France, she takes whatever work she can get to make ends meet. Then she befriends the elderly painter Jaume and he ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, emotional, uplifting
Plot: friendship, elderly, friends, golden years, starting over, self discovery, mental illness, hopes, painting, alzheimer's disease, euthanasia, drawing
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Camping sauvage (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Un camping au bord d'un lac pendant les vacances d'été. Camille, 17 ans, y traîne son ennui coincée entre ses parents et son petit ami. Elle rencontre Blaise, la quarantaine, tout juste embauché comme moniteur de voile. Camille et ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: summer camp, crumbling marriage, innocence lost, ocean or sea, couple relations, romance, countryside, dangerous attraction, parents and children, sexual relations, dysfunctional family, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Grocer's Son (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Antoine Sforza, a thirty-year-old young man, left his village ten years before in order to start a new life in the big city, but now that his father, a traveling grocer, is in hospital after a stroke, he more or less reluctantly accepts to come back ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, thought provoking
Plot: village, heart attack, grocer, hospital, self discovery, parents and children, parent child relationship, childhood memory, girlfriend, nature, food, conflict ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%