Movies like Autumn Moon

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Autumn Moon (1992)
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Autumn Moon (1992)
Original name: 秋月
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A Japanese tourist, Tokio, meets a 15-year-old Hong Kong girl and her grandmother left behind in Hong Kong while their family emmigrates to Canada.
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, family relations, immigrants, culture clash, immigration, teenage life, coming out, youth, friends, romance, cooking and food, parents and children, love and romance, family life, looking for love, fall in love, midlife crisis, society, couples, lifestyle, gender, opposites attract, city life, coming of age, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: hong kong, canada, asia, tokyo

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, humorous and semi serious films with plots about family relations, parents and children, friendship, youth, love and romance, couples and friends mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Autumn Moon: Somers Town (2008), The Debut (2000), Walkaway (2010), The Last of the High Kings (1996), The Good Life (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Somers Town (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Two teenagers, both newcomers to London, forge an unlikely friendship over the course of a hot summer. Tomo (Thomas Turgoose) is a runaway from Nottingham; Marek (Piotr Jagiello) lives in the district of Somers Town, between King's Cross and ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous
Plot: immigrants, friendship, social misfits, lifestyle, single parent, society, love and romance, parents and children, social differences, teenage life, family relations, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, paris france
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95%
 6.5
 651
The Debut (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Filipino-American high school student Ben (Dante Mercado) works in a comic book shop to earn money to pay his way into Cal Arts. His father, a postman, is determined that his son--who has won a pre-med scholarship to UCLA--will become a doctor. The ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, touching
Plot: coming of age, culture clash, high school, friendship, couples, high school life, school, looking for love, love and romance, lifestyle, social differences, nightlife ...
Time: 90s
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93%
 6.4
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Walkaway (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Walkaway, a light-comedy drama, mocks the clutches of social obligations on young Indian professionals settled in New York City.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, buddies, romance, parents and children, couple relations, fall in love, couples, family relations, society, lifestyle, love and romance, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Last of the High Kings (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland, Denmark, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: It is 1977, Dublin rocks to the music of Thin Lizzy and the world is stunned by the death of Elvis Presley. Frankie, caught between acne and adulthood, has just completed his final exams in school. Convinced he will fail, he survives the summer ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: politics, friendship, coming of age, infidelity, single parent, self discovery, teenage love, romance, misfit, best friends, fall in love, introspection ...
Time: 90s, 70s, year 1977
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, europe, massachusetts, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 6.7
 744
The Good Life (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: This humorous movie charts the life of a 14-year-old (Tristan) as he deals with some major issues in his life. At the beginning of the movie, he has already decided to dedicate his life to writing and losing his virginity (while his parents are away ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, sexual, touching ...
Plot: friendship, prostitute, coming of age, death in the family, teenage love, self discovery, destiny, looking for sex, parents and children, teenage life, midlife crisis, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: madrid, paris france
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57%
 6.3
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Diggers (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Diggers is a coming-of-age story directed by Katherine Dieckmann. It portrays four working-class friends who grow up in The Hamptons, on the South Shore of Long Island, New York, as clam diggers in 1976. Their fathers were clam diggers as well as ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching, witty ...
Plot: friendship, parents and children, coming of age, americana, social differences, love and romance, youth, save the day, social relations, family relations, father son relationship, bittersweet ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Whole New Thing (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Socially isolated by his parents (Rebecca Jenkins, Robert Joy), an androgynous teen (Aaron Webber) enrolls in high school and develops a crush on his male teacher (Daniel MacIvor).
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, teachers and students, gay teenager, high school, coming out, school, coming of age, gender, love and romance, fall in love, college life, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, nova scotia
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52%
 6.3
 317
American Chai (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The film deals with an Indian American student who wanted to pursue his love of music over the more 'typical' academic endeavors of Indian Americans (e.g., medicine, engineering, law, and business).
Style: semi serious, witty, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: college, culture clash, lifestyle, follow your dream, friendship, teenage life, parents and children, hopes, misfit, nothing goes right, society, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Birds of America (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A regular guy struggles with a repressive home and professional life, as well as making amends for the trouble his free-spirited brother and sister cause about town.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, estrangement, family problems, couples, family gatherings, parents and children, vengeance, youth, couple relations, family life, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.3
 642
Love, etc. (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A triangle: love, obsession, and choice. Pierre, a ladies' man who has little cash and no fixed residence, describes his best friend Benoît as the world's oldest 32-year-old. The shy, well-employed Benoît's life changes when he ...
Style: talky, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, love triangle, friendship, infidelity, couples, friends, lifestyle, unfulfillment, journalism, romance, buddies, unlikely couple ...
Time: 90s
Place: english channel
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 2K
Bruno (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story of a unique young boy genius, Bruno, whose expression of his own individuality leads his family and community along an emotional journey.
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, youth, friendship, family life, parents and children, coming of age, family problems, prodigy, hopes, society, eccentric family, family relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 157
A Silent Love (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Through an Internet service, a Montreal professor arranges for himself a Mexican bride. But both husband and wife, even with their good intentions, are in for a bumpy ride toward marital harmony.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, captivating, realistic
Plot: love triangle, interracial relations, family relations, opposites attract, looking for love, love and romance, romance, society, couples, human nature, social differences, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montreal, mexico, latin america, canada, denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Foreign Letters (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A bittersweet coming-of-age film, Foreign Letters is itself a love letter to the unshakeable bond between friends. Set in the pre-email era of the 1980s, young Ellie, newly arrived to the US from Israel, anxiously waits for letters from her best ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental
Plot: coming of age, introspection, friendship, culture clash, teenage life, fish out of water, youth, society, hopes, family life, social relations, immigrants ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, israel, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Slums of Beverly Hills (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In 1976, a lower-middle-class teenager struggles to cope living with her neurotic family of nomads on the outskirts of Beverly Hills.
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, disturbing, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, family relations, teenage life, eccentric family, single parent, sex aid, parents and children, social differences, self discovery, youth, nomad, incest ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Introducing the Dwights (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The shy son of an aging comedienne tries to find a balance between his demanding home life, his new girlfriend, and his mother's second chance at fame.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: single parent, family relations, disability, family life, eccentric family, parents and children, youth, siblings relations, sexual relations, misfit, mentally challenged, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Waiting for the Messiah (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy, Argentina
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In 1999, Argentina's peso craters. Ariel, a young man from Buenos Aires' Jewish community, deals with his mother's fatal illness, finds a job as a night shift surveillance camera monitor, and wonders when he'll discover sex. ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: unemployment, opposites attract, social differences, forbidden love, society, love and romance, life is a bitch, romance, couples, family relations, infidelity, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Chutney Popcorn (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Reena is a young Indian American lesbian who lives and works in New York. Her sister Sarita, who is happily married, discovers that she is infertile. Reena offers to be a surrogate mother for her sister's baby, hoping to improve her ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: lesbian, family relations, lesbian relationship, society, babies and infants, gender, gays and lesbians, love and romance, romance, culture clash, siblings relations, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Three generations of women in a Mexican American family experience sexual awakenings over the course of a summer.
Style: feel good, sexy, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: small town, looking for love, romance, human nature, parents and children, family life, teenage life, lifestyle, society, family in crisis, loneliness, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 5.9
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Sonja (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Sonja is struggling to deal with her parent separation, and find her feelings for her best friend might not just be a phase.
Style: realistic, sexy, touching, sincere, sexual
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, coming of age, love and romance, youth, family relations, best friends, lifestyle, coming out, unfulfilled love, couples, friends, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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38%
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Get Real (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A tenderly romantic coming-of-age story as two boys in a British school fall in love.
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: gay, coming out, lgbt child, coming of age, teenage life, first gay sexual experience, gays and lesbians, gay slur, friendship, fall in love, gay teenager, gender ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Touch of Spice (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Greece, Turkey
Duration: 108 min.
Story: "A Touch of Spice" is a story about Fanis, a young Greek boy growing up in Istanbul, whose grandfather, a culinary philosopher and mentor, teaches him that both food and life require a little salt to give them flavor. They both require... ...
Style: sincere, emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Plot: greek, chef, teenage life, self discovery, youth, love and romance, family life, human nature, culture clash, friendship, fall in love, grandparent grandchild relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 20th century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey, greece, constantinople, athens greece
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37%
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Anita & Me (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Meena, a 12-year-old living in a mining village in the English Midlands in 1972, is the daughter of Indian parents who've come to England to give her a better life. This idyllic existence is upset by the arrival in the village of Anita Rutter ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous
Plot: culture clash, family relations, friendship, racism, best friends, hopes, youth, family problems, teenage life, interracial friendship, mother daughter relationship, coming of age ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Jack (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jack, in full puberty, not only has to deal with his parents' divorce, but also feels his world is falling apart when his dad tells him he is living with a man. He slowly comes to terms with his own feelings when the girl he has a crush on turn ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, touching, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, family relations, teenage love, parents and children, self discovery, family life, youth, unfulfillment, gender, single parent, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, year 1982, 80s
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36%
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Love of Man (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set in Madrid, Spain, this engaging comedy chronicles the complex relationship between single female Esperanza (Loles León), who can't buy a date, and her best friend Ramón (Andrea Occhipinti), a gay divorce attorney whose bed is never empty. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexy, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gay teacher, friendship, coming out, friends, couples, thirtysomething life, wedding, youth, gender, lifestyle, romance, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Hundred-Foot Journey (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, India, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A story centered around an Indian family who moves to France and opens a restaurant across the street from a Michelin-starred French restaurant.
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cooking and food, restaurant, culture clash, chef, cooking, interracial relations, rivalry, family relations, village, prejudice, uninhibited rivalry, food ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 19th century
Place: france, india, paris france, london, mumbai india ...
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35%
Polish Wedding (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The film centers on a big Polish family. Jadzia is the mother and the ruler of the Pzoniak family (she has five children). Though she's happily married to Bolek, she is also having a long-time affair with Roman. Her young daughter Hala is ...
Style: semi serious, touching, sentimental, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, wedding, pregnancy, family relations, family life, love affair, romance, parents and children, couples, coming of age, life is a bitch, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, detroit, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Caterina in the Big City (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When her father, Giancarlo is transferred to Rome from the small country town of Montalto Di Castro, Caterina, a 12 years old girl, will discover her new classmates, a totally new world, an ambient extremely divided politically.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous
Plot: youth, obsession, teenage life, fish out of water, social differences, friendship, human nature, lifestyle, society, politics, city life, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Face (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Genie, a Chinese-American teenager, develops feelings for a charming African-American DJ, but her grandmother forbids their romance forcing Genie to choose between family and love.
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: parents and children, teenage life, opposites attract, family relations, friends, immigrants, family life, youth, single parent, human nature, introspection, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Pieces of Me (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crazy father old before his time, a tyrannical, sick mother, a sister who disappeared four years ago and me, Erell, who films everything, all the time... A fine family portrait. I live in the same town I've always lived in. You're born ...
Style: touching, realistic, captivating, humorous, psychological ...
Plot: youth, parents and children, teenage life, family life, coming of age, unfulfillment, bittersweet, mother daughter relationship, illness, family relations, sister sister relationship, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Long-Term Relationship (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tired of the unsatisfying singles scene, Glenn (Matthew Montgomery) answers a personal ad and meets Adam (Windham Beacham), a handsome Southern man seeking a long-term relationship. The two hit it off immediately, but their initial attraction is ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gay relationship, republican, looking for love, fall in love, gender bending, opposites attract, love and romance, youth, couple relations, unlikely couple, gays and lesbians, romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%