Movies like Losing Chase

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Losing Chase (1996)
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Losing Chase (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An intimate and turbulent relationship develops between Chase, a woman recovering from a nervous breakdown and Elizabeth, the caretaker employed to look after her.
Style: emotional, sincere, touching, serious, realistic, melancholic, dramatic, sexual, sentimental, sexy ...
Plot: friendship, mental illness, chase, dysfunctional family, friends, family relations, misfit, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, self discovery, infidelity, hopes, family problems, society, human nature, couples, death in the family, introspection, single parent, gays and lesbians, crumbling marriage, siblings relations, estrangement, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, new jersey, california, san francisco

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Most similar movies to Losing Chase

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and emotional films with plots about family relations, parents and children, dysfunctional family, family problems, couples, culture clash and hopes mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Losing Chase: Paradise (1991), The Autumn Heart (1999), Invisible Child (1999), Tully (2000), Shoot the Moon (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Paradise (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Willard Young is a 10-year-old boy who is sent by his mother to stay with her best friend Lily Reed, who lives in the Delta shrimp-fishing country in a town called Paradise. Lily and her husband Ben have been living in an unmentioned emotional ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, coming of age, small town, estrangement, couple relations, parents and children, hopes, crumbling marriage, friends, unfulfillment, dealing with death, family in crisis ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Autumn Heart (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a school bus driving woman (Tyne Daly) has a heart attack, she makes one request of her three daughters (Ally Sheedy, Marla Sucharetza, Marceline Hugo) - she wants them to find their long lost brother, who was taken away by their father (Jack ...
Style: touching, gloomy, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: estrangement, rise to the top, unfulfillment, hopes, family in crisis, rich and poor, family relations, siblings relations, love and romance, parents and children, couples, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, england, europe, usa, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Invisible Child (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A woman with two children believes she has three and her husband and oldest daughter play along with her to keep her balanced (or as close to balanced that a woman with an invisible child can be). However, when the family hires a new nanny, it is ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, emotional, serious
Plot: mental illness, nanny, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, sexual relations, unfulfillment, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, babies and infants, master and servant, estrangement ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 7.4
 2K
Tully (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Tully Jr. and Earl live on their father's Nebraska ranch, proud and independent to a fault. While the shy, reclusive Earl spends his free time watching movies, the cockier Tully works his way through a succession of short-term affairs and an ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, serious, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: small town, friendship, stripper, coming of age, dysfunctional family, hopes, social relations, human nature, introspection, society, lifestyle, young lovers ...
Place: nebraska, usa, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Shoot the Moon (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: After fifteen years of marriage, an affluent couple divorce and take up with new partners.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, psychological, dramatic ...
Plot: divorce, tennis court, infidelity, dysfunctional family, tennis, breakup, family life, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, crumbling marriage, parents and children ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.0
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Texasville (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Summer, 1984: 30 years after Duane captained the high school football team and Jacy was homecoming queen, this Texas town near Wichita Falls prepares for its centennial. Oil prices are down, banks are failing, and Duane's $12 million in debt. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, pregnancy, reunion, lovers reunited, americana, crumbling marriage, love and romance, single parent, twins, small town life, couples, family problems ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 251
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: sincere, emotional, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: teenage life, parents and children, family relations, immigrants, friends, opposites attract, culture clash, single parent, youth, family life, love and romance, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Men Don't Leave (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After her husband John dies unexpectedly, Beth Macauley is unprepared for life without him. She is unemployed with no job skills and $60,000 in debt from on-going renovations to their house located in suburban Bingham. She doesn't know what to ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: lottery, starting over, widow, depression, crumbling marriage, family in crisis, unfulfillment, couple relations, self discovery, urban, human nature, skyscraper ...
Time: 80s
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Behind the Mask (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Bob Shushan is an overworked and absent father who runs a centre for the mentally and physically challenged. When Shushan suffers a heart attack, his life is saved by James Jones, a young patient at the center. The two men forge a friendship and ...
Style: psychological, touching, serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: infidelity, custody, mentally unstable, introspection, couples, family problems, dishonesty, single parent, hopes, unlikely couple, parents and children, power relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Cooler Climate (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Iris is broke after her divorce and takes a job working as a housekeeper for a wealthy woman named Paula. When Paula and her husband separate, an unlikely friendship blossoms between the women.
Style: sentimental, touching, psychological, serious, sincere ...
Plot: housekeeper, love and romance, friends, crumbling marriage, power relations, dysfunctional family, couples, family problems, boss and employee, follow your dream, hopes, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Country (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gilbert Ivy and his wife Jewell are farmers. They seem to be working against the odds, producing no financial surplus. Gilbert has lost hope of ever becoming prosperous, but his wife decides to fight for her family.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sentimental, bleak ...
Plot: family business, against the odds, survival, life is a bitch, couple relations, couples, parents and children, hopes, down on your luck, crumbling marriage, family relations, family in crisis ...
Time: 80s
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Bastard Out of Carolina (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Difficult tale of poor, struggling South Carolinian mother & daughter, who each face painful choices with their resolve and pride. Bone, the eldest daughter, and Anney her tired mother, grow both closer and farther apart: Anney sees Glen as ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, disturbing, emotional, serious ...
Plot: sexual abuse, dysfunctional family, parents and children, family problems, life is a bitch, family relations, innocence lost, corporal punishment, coming of age, family in crisis, couple relations, child abuse ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 50s, 40s, 1950s ...
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Surrender, Dorothy (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When her daughter Sara unexpectedly passes away, Natalie retreats to the summer home where she and Sara used to visit. Time with her best friends and some of Sara's friends help her deal with her loss.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, best friends, politics, dysfunctional family, terminal illness, haunted by the past, orphan, hopes, family gatherings, family relations, estrangement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A mother and daughter dispute is resolved by the "Yaya sisterhood" - long time friends of the mother.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, dysfunctional family, mental illness, estrangement, americana, kidnapping, playwright, secret society, haunted by the past, small town, alcohol abuse, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.5
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Broken Wings (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Daphne and her four children try to cope with the abrupt death of husband/father. As the family seems to fall apart, a sudden incident gives them a chance to heal their 'broken wings'.
Style: touching, emotional, talky, realistic, serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, coma, estrangement, family life, fall in love, family problems, nightshift, siblings relations, unfulfillment, parents and children, couple relations, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Clara's Heart (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: David is a teenager whose parents are in a deteriorating marriage after their infant daughter dies. Clara is a chambermaid at a Jamaican resort who's hired to be a housekeeper. She and David develop a close bond, opening his eyes and heart to ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: racism, grief, dysfunctional family, friends, youth, self discovery, human nature, family problems, couples, haunted by the past, couple relations, master and servant ...
Time: 80s
Place: jamaica, baltimore, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
 738
Bloodbrothers (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A young man is torn between following in his brothers' footsteps or striking out on his own.
Style: talky, sincere, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: moral dilemma, family life, parents and children, dysfunctional family, sibling relationship, working class, friendship, self discovery, youth, life is a bitch, family in crisis, family problems ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
House of Cards (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When Ruth Matthews's husband is killed in a fall at an archaeological dig, her daughter Sally handles her father's death in a very odd manner. As Sally's condition worsens, Ruth takes her to see Jake, an expert in childhood autism. ...
Style: psychological, touching, emotional, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: autism, disability, single parent, self discovery, isolation, girl, child's point of view, estrangement, mental illness, family problems, real world, dealing with death ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Gilbert has to care for his brother Arnie and his obese mother, which gets in the way when love walks into his life.
Style: touching, emotional, melancholic, depressing, compassionate ...
Plot: mentally challenged, disability, siblings relations, small town, mental illness, parents and children, self discovery, dysfunctional family, family problems, responsibility, obesity, single mother ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Rambling Rose (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rose, is taken in by the Hillyer family to serve as a 1930s housemaid so that she can avoid falling into a life of prostitution. Rose's appearence and personality is such that all men fall for her, and Rose knows it. She can't help herself ...
Style: sexual, sexy, touching, emotional, erotic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, self discovery, small town, hospital, love, great depression, love and romance, prostitute, nanny, introspection, liberal, youth ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1920s
Place: georgia, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.5
 495
Constellation (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Constellation chronicles the lives and loves of an African-American family in the deep South as they are forced to come to terms with a tumultuous past marked by an unrequited interracial affair. The film explores the way in which the family ...
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: haunted by the past, estrangement, love and romance, dysfunctional family, society, love affair, family problems, couples, family life, death in the family, interracial relations, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1950s
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.8
 8K
Ironweed (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Albany, New York, Halloween, 1938. Francis Phelan and Helen Archer are bums, back in their birth city. She was a singer on the radio, he a major league pitcher. Death surrounds them: she's sick, a pal has cancer, he digs graves at the cemetery ...
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: redemption, alcohol abuse, couple relations, mental illness, human nature, parents and children, rich and poor, life is a bitch, best friends, buddies, twists & turns, terminal illness ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Hidden in America (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Story of a man Bill Januson whose pride in being the head of his family won't let him accept help from his sick daughters doctor. He has to prove to his kids that even with the death of his wife and the loss of his job that they can and will ...
Style: realistic, emotional, sincere, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: single parent, unemployment, doctor, starving child, child illness, down on your luck, rich and poor, parents and children, life is a bitch, family relations, family in crisis, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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A Cool, Dry Place (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A single father balances his work as an attorney with the care of his five year old son and his work as a high school basketball coach in rural Kansas, where he moved after his wife abandoned him in Chicago. Just as he starts to develop a new ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sentimental, dramatic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: love triangle, small town, single father, friendship, love and romance, human nature, starting over, single parent, couples, small town life, hopes, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: kansas, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.6
 8K
September (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: At a summer house in Vermont, neighbor Howard falls in love with Lane, who's in a relationship with Peter, who's falling for Stephanie, who's married with children.
Style: talky, sentimental, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, friendship, family problems, parents and children, human nature, family relations, couple relations, friends, siblings relations, family gatherings, couples, loneliness ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 3K
Normal (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A Midwestern husband and father announces his plan to have a sex change operation.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: transsexual, gender bending, small town, couples, family problems, unfulfillment, couple relations, love and romance, family relations, parents and children, family life, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Hysterical Blindness (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set in the 1980's, Debby Miller (Uma Thurman) goes out in New Jersey looking for a man after she is diagnosed with "hysterical blindness".
Style: psychological, realistic, gloomy, touching, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, working class, friends, singleness, society, lifestyle, single parent, couples, family problems, looking for love, best friends, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 923
Open Window (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The engagment between a struggling photographer and an assistant professor is marred by an act of violence.
Style: sincere, serious, psychological, realistic
Plot: dysfunctional family, vegetarian, family in crisis, crumbling marriage, parents and children, hopes, family relations, couple relations, haunted by the past, unfulfillment, family problems, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.7
 399
The Tic Code (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A 10 year old gifted boy wants to be a jazz pianist much to the chagrin of his more classical oriented piano instructor. With his mother's help, he is an underage regular at a local nightspot, where he is teamed up with a sax superstar. Both ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious, offbeat ...
Audience: kids
Plot: jazz, disability, music, misfit, lifestyle, coming of age, youth, love and romance, teachers and students, family in crisis, hopes, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Spring Forward (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: As the seasons change in a Connecticut town, two men of different age and backgrounds who work together outdoors for the local park system, share thoughts and feelings that gradually deepen into a relationship approaching father and son. Paul is ...
Style: talky, touching, realistic, sincere, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, working class, family relations, friends, hopes, down on your luck, parents and children, buddies, partners, boss and employee, love and romance, power relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%