Movies like The Blue Umbrella

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The Blue Umbrella (2005)
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The Blue Umbrella (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: India
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Young Biniya lives a poor lifestyle in a small village in the mountainous and snowy region of Himachal Pradesh in India along with her widowed mom and wrestler brother. She entertains various tourists, and while doing so with some tourists from Japan, trades in her bear-tooth amulet with a blue umbrella...
Style: humorous, sincere, touching, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: village, obsession, tourist, wrestling, generosity, family relations, parents and children, family life, toys, village life, dishonesty, siblings relations, social relations, dog, dancing, journey, thief, mountain, student, loneliness, teacher, money, motorcycle, friendship, swindle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, touching and realistic films with plots about family relations, family, parents and children, youth, family life, friendship and siblings relations mostly in Drama, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Blue Umbrella: M.K.B.K.M. (2013), Rat (2000), Village of Dreams (1996), Mr. Stink (2012), Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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M.K.B.K.M. (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Harry is an industrialist who loves his daughter Bijlee, and the bond they share with Harry's man friday, Matru. Bijlee's plan to wed the son of a politician, however, brings twists and turns in the lives of Matru, Bijlee and Mandola.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: village, family relations, supportive parent, village life, parents and children, couple relations, love and romance, romance, social relations, bollywood, on the road, humble ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
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95%
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Rat (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a night of drinking Guiness at the local watering hole, an ordinary, working-class, family man in Dublin's life is turned upside-down when he wakes up as a rat.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, biting
Plot: friendship, chase, couple relations, family gatherings, village life, parents and children, dysfunctional family, village, adventurer, countryside, clergy, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe
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54%
Good Luck Charlie, It's Christmas! (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Teddy Duncan's middle-class family embarks on a road trip from their home in Denver to visit Mrs. Duncans Parents, the Blankenhoopers, in Palm Springs. When they find themselves stranded between Denver and Utah, they try to hitch a ride to Las ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, family, parents and children, family relations, family life, on the road, road trip, youth, paintball, crying, desert, mime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Village of Dreams (1996)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Tells of the childhood of two nine-year-old twins in a rural village in Japan after World War 2. Includes the boys relationships with their schoolteacher mother, civil servant father, elderly landlord, a rough new boy at the school, and three ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: prank, village, social relations, mischievous children, siblings relations, parents and children, village life, young heroes, coming of age, friendship, family relations, friends ...
Time: 40s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 6.7
 781
Mr. Stink (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: This family comedy based on David Walliam's best-selling book tells the story of Chloe, who sees Mr. Stink every day, but has never spoken to him. Before she knows it, Chloe has an unusual friend hiding in her garden shed. As it turns out that ...
Style: touching, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, family relations, friends, family, parents and children, youth, homeless, coffee, intergenerational friendship, dysfunctional family, teenage girl, bus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Greg Heffley is headed for big things, but first he has to survive the scariest, most humiliating experience of any kid’s life – middle school! That won’t be easy, considering he’s surrounded by hairy-freckled morons, wedgie-loving bullies ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, talky, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: middle school, high school life, popularity, diary, coming of age, childhood, teenager, brother brother relationship, child protagonist, friendship between boys, bully, peer pressure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, kindergarten, guatemala, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.3
 30K
Jack Frost (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A father, who can't keep his promises, dies in a car accident. One year later, he returns as a snowman, who has the final chance to put things right with his son before he is gone forever.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: reincarnation, christmas, snowman, family, holiday, redemption, disorder, family life, self discovery, fish out of water, friends, family relations ...
Place: denver colorado, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Do Dooni Chaar (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A middle-class father in India struggles through a series of unexpected events for upholding respect and smiles.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, sincere
Plot: working class, housewife, respect, siblings relations, parents and children, society, social differences, ambition, wedding preparations and rituals, family relations, social climbing, bollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, new delhi, asia, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Chillar Party (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A gang of innocent but feisty kids who lead carefree lives in Chandan Nagar colony take own the big bad world of politics when one of their friend's life is endangered.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, sentimental
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, disorder, fighting the system, against the odds, rebellion, youth, society, ambition, family, mischievous children, teachers and students, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Toto the Hero (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Belgium, France, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Thomas and Alfred were born around the same time; a fire in the nursery had nurses scrambling to save the newborns. Because he felt that he deserved Alfred's good fortune at being born into a wealthy family, Thomas conceives the idea that he ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, offbeat
Plot: aging, childhood, social differences, resentment, human nature, couple relations, siblings relations, haunted by the past, couples, family life, family relations, youth ...
Time: 90s, future, near future
Place: germany, europe, egypt, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Angels Sing (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: As a child, Michael Walker wished every day could be Christmas. That is, until a tragic accident crushed his holiday spirit. Thirty years later, Michael still can't muster any joy for the holidays, despite encouragement from his playful wife ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, friendship, youth, haunted by the past, mysterious character, family, parents and children, family life, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A childless couple bury a box in their backyard, containing all of their wishes for an infant. Soon, a child is born, though Timothy Green is not all that he appears.
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: child birth, wish come true, parents and children, miraculous event, couple relations, family relations, hopes, soccer, father son relationship, mother son relationship, husband wife relationship, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Stanley Ka Dabba (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Stanley studies in the all-boys Holy Family High School in Andheri East, Mumbai. While his class-mates bring their own tiffin-boxes, Stanley does not do so on the pretext that his mother is away. His friends share their food with him, much to the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: school, power relations, social relations, youth, teachers and students, family, cake, calendar, lunch, cooking, teacher, blackboard ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Tru Confessions (2002)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Trudy Walker hated her life. She thought it was totally messed up until she found out about a contest that could change everything..
Style: emotional, sincere, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family, parents and children, coming of age, ambition, teenage life, family life, family relations, follow your dream, siblings relations, youth, estrangement, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Prancer (1989)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jessica, the daughter of an impoverished apple farmer, still believes in Santa Claus. So when she comes across a reindeer with an injured leg, it makes perfect sense to her to assume that it is Prancer, who had fallen from a Christmas display in ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: christmas, holiday, small town, friendship, reindeer, farm, barn, family, siblings relations, young heroes, parents and children, hopes ...
Place: michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Umrika (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a young village boy discovers that his brother, long believed to be in America, has actually gone missing, he begins to invent letters on his behalf to save their mother from heartbreak, all the while searching for him.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: missing person, parents and children, cons and scams, siblings relations, village life, family problems, dishonesty, innocence lost, village, coming of age, family relations, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india, america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Santa Clause (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Scott Calvin is an ordinary man, who accidentally causes Santa Claus to fall from his roof on Christmas Eve and is knocked unconscious. When he and his young son finish Santa's trip and deliveries, they go to the North Pole, where Scott learns ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: christmas, santa claus, christmas tree, family, toys, holiday, adventure, fish out of water, family relations, dishonesty, disorder, couples ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.3
 864
Darling Child (1971)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Family
Country: India
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A teenage girl will not accept her family's attempt to arrange a marriage for her, as her heart is currently too full of love for the movies and heartthrob actor "Dharmendra."
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching
Plot: teenage love, family relations, youth, actor's life, obsession, bollywood, romance, love and romance, fall in love, teenage life, family, parents and children ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Because of Winn-Dixie (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A girl, abandoned by her mother when she was three, moves to a small town in Florida with her father. There, she adopts an orphaned dog she names Winn-Dixie. The bond between the girl and her special companion brings together the people in a small ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: small town, dog, friendship, father daughter relationship, family, coming of age, friends, family relations, small town life, disorder, family life, pets ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Ramona and Beezus (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ramona is a little girl with a very big imagination and a nose for mischief. Her playful antics keep everyone in her loving family on their toes, including her older sister Beezus, who's just trying to survive her first year of high school. ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: mischievous children, aunt niece relationship, family relations, youth, family life, disorder, siblings relations, sibling relationship, parent child relationship, money problems, father daughter relationship, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Christmas Comes to Willow Creek (1987)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two brothers' lives are changed forever when they hit the road to a snowbound Alaskan village. Brother Ray and Pete had been feuding for years. So, when their ailing father asks them to drive a semitruck full of gifts and supplies from ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: pregnancy, rebelliousness, family gatherings, siblings relations, village life, parents and children, family, village, generosity, family life, social relations, family relations ...
Time: 80s
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31%
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You Wish! (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Drama
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Alex is a high school student who always feels like he is overshadowed by his little brother Stevie; he can't get the girl of his dreams; he and his two best friends, Abby and James, are outsiders at school; and he is constantly benched on his ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: high school, high school life, youth, life turned upside down, overnight success, siblings relations, family, hopes, imaginary, buddies, disorder, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 884
Opal Dream (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Pobby & Dingan are invisible. They live in an opal town in Australia and are friends with Kellyanne, the 9 year-old daughter of an opal miner. The film tells the story of the bizarre and inexplicable disappearance of Pobby & Dingan, ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary friend, friendship, miner, terminal illness, family life, small town life, imaginary character, introspection, society, family relations, social relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 4.3
 799
Mr. Troop Mom (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Public Defender Eddie is a widower with a 13 year-old daughter, Naomi. A classic workaholic, Eddie has been M.I.A. for most of Naomi's big moments. But when an unfortunately timed accident gives Eddie the opportunity to become the "Team ...
Style: realistic, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: parents and children, family, siblings relations, summer camp, family life, youth, camp, treasure hunt, friends, family relations, in the woods, paintball ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.9
 24K
Millions (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two boys, still grieving the death of their mother, find themselves the unwitting benefactors of a bag of bank robbery loot in the week before the United Kingdom switches its official currency to the Euro. What's a kid to do?
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: robbery, single parent, marijuana, drug use, mormon, materialism, hallucination, stolen money, catholic, rich and poor, parents and children, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, liverpool, uganda, ethiopia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Great Depression hits home for nine year old Kit Kittredge when her dad loses his business and leaves to find work. Oscar nominee Abigail Breslin stars as Kit, leading a splendid cast in the first ever "American Girl" theatrical movie. ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: friendship, false accusation, family, disorder, family life, youth, journalism, power relations, family relations, friends, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: ohio, usa, cincinnati ohio, chicago illinois, ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 7K
Bhoothnath (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Banku, his mother, Anjali Sharma and father move in to their new house -- the Nath villa, unaware of the fact that the house is inhabited by a ghost. It is learnt the ghost is not too happy with his new housemates. But what the ghost is not prepared ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: family outing
Plot: ghost, friendship, invisibility, friends, bollywood, supernatural, adventure, family, young heroes, mischievous children, family relations, youth ...
Place: india, asia, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
English Vinglish (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: ENGLISH VINGLISH is the story of a woman who does not know English and is made to feel insecure by her family and society at large. Circumstances make her determined to overcome this insecurity, master the language, and teach the world a lesson on ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, captivating ...
Plot: housewife, self fulfillment, unsupportive spouse, foreign language, self esteem, fish out of water, family life, family relations, doubts and hesitations, humiliation, self discovery, teachers and students ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Children of Heaven (1997)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Zohre's shoes are gone; her older brother Ali lost them. They are poor, there are no shoes for Zohre until they come up with an idea: they will share one pair of shoes, Ali's. School awaits...
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, sentimental, compassionate ...
Plot: school, poverty, childhood, siblings relations, family drama, foot race, family, financial problem, young heroes, unemployment, children, health situation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Charlotte's Web (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Wilbur the pig is scared of the end of the season, because he knows that come that time, he will end up on the dinner table. He hatches a plan with Charlotte, a spider that lives in his pen, to ensure that this will never happen.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, pig, survival, rescue, spider, family, friends, uncle, grass, barn, spring, animals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1930s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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