Movies like Domestic

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Domestic (2012)
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Domestic (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Romania, Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Wonderfully surreal, painfully real, this is the story of children, adults and animals who live together trying to have a better life, but sometimes death comes unexpectedly. The lives of three characters surrounded by a bunch of extraordinary, funny, absurd but quite realistic events. It is all about us, people who eat the animals that they love and the animals that love people unconditionally.
Plot: christmas, dog, animals, cat, death, children, bird, pigeon, rabbit, blood, funeral, chicken, killing an animal, human animal relationship, death of daughter, turkey the bird, loss of daughter, animal, bird cage

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about dog, family relations, family, children, christmas, animals and disorder mostly in Drama, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Domestic: Turn Right by the Yellow Dog (2003), Wajib (2017), Tjorven, Batsman, and Moses (1964), Beethoven (1992), Babe (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Turn Right by the Yellow Dog (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A fair point, considering the father happens to be dead! Philip is a successful architect with little or no time for his 16-year-old son. When his own father dies, Philip suddenly realises the pain of having been abandoned years ago. Enter Karl, a ...
Plot: family relations, theater, death, broken arm, flying, retirement home, funeral, garden, cigar smoking, father son relationship, dog
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Remake of the popular Disney classic, this time featuring some well known voices as two dogs and a cat trek across America encountering all sorts of adventures in the quest to be reunited with their owners.
Style: touching, feel good, sweet, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, cat, adventure, wilderness, friendship, talking animals, pets, fish out of water, journey, beautiful scenery, wounded animal, survival ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, nevada, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 7.3
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Wajib (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Colombia, Germany, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Norway
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After years abroad in Italy, Shadi returns to his native Nazareth. But this is no spectacular homecoming. He's back somewhat begrudgingly to honour his "wajib" (or duty) to hand out invitations to his sister's wedding with his ...
Plot: parent child relationship, palestinian, bird, father son conflict, funeral, wedding invitation, death, dog hit by a car, animal bite, cigarette smoking, kiss, christmas ...
Place: palestine
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Tjorven, Batsman, and Moses (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Vesterman has found a young seal in his fishing nets in the outskirts of the archipelago. When he comes back to the Saltkråkan island he gives the seal to Tjorven, who names it Moses. Peter Malm, a visitor who works at the Zoological Institute in ...
Plot: seal the animal, dog, fox, children
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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737
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Beethoven (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Newton family live in their comfortable home, but there seems to something missing. This "hole" is filled by a small puppy, who walks into their home and their lives. Beethoven, as he is named, grows into a giant of a dog... a St ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, funny, sincere ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night ...
Plot: dog, puppy, pets, family, children, family relations, saint bernard dog, nothing goes right, parents and children, animal actor, family life, mischievous children ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.8
 121K
Babe (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Babe is a little pig who doesn't quite know his place in the world. With a bunch of odd friends, like Ferdinand the duck who thinks he is a rooster and Fly the dog he calls mom, Babe realizes that he has the makings to become the greatest sheep ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: horse, dog, farm, heroism, farmer, cat, friendship, pig, piglet, prejudice, underdog, family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
A Dog's Purpose (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A dog goes on quest to discover his purpose in life over the course of several lifetimes with multiple owners.
Style: sad, touching, sweet, sentimental, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: dog, reincarnation, animals, talking animals, dog movie, human animal relationship, police dog, transformation, happy ending, life & death, life philosophy, pet owner relationship ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 60s, 80s, 1960s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Tadpole and the Whale (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The adventures of Elvira, a 12-year-old girl obsessed with the sea who develops the ability to breathe underwater. Elvira and her dolphin friend Elvar meet a friendly whale, among other creatures, while back on land all is not as it should be.
Plot: whale, dolphins, human animal relationship, environmental, girl, animals, animal, grandfather granddaughter relationship, young girl
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.2
 367
Mukhsin (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Malaysia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A twelve-year-old Malaysian boy’s friendship with a sharp-tongued, assertive little girl moves awkwardly and wistfully into first love in this gently comic prequel to Yasmin Ahmad’s "Sepet" and "Gubra".
Plot: female director, first love, bicycle, soccer match, children, cat, friend, kite
Place: malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Chestnut: Hero of Central Park (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ray and Sal, two orphaned sisters, adopt and hide a Great Dane puppy from their two adopted parents living in a luxury downtown New York apartment that expressely forbids dogs.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
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Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.5
 2K
Rent-a-Kid (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Harry Habert, owner of a rent office has an original idea: To rent babies from a nearby orphanage to the local families. He rents the Ward brothers to his first customers...
Style: humorous, touching, light, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: adoption, dog, orphan, siblings relations, children, mischievous children, family, family relations, disorder, nothing goes right, farce, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Dog for Christmas (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The entire family stays at Dave and Sandy's home for the holidays. Kassandra wants a puppy for Christmas, but Mom and Dad aren't ready for that. Will Santa grant Kassandra's only wish for Christmas?
Plot: christmas, dog, christmas movie, dog movie, winter, santa claus, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.3
 22K
Nine Lives (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, China, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A stuffy businessman finds himself trapped inside the body of his family's cat.
Style: light, entertaining, unusual plot structure, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: cat, kids and family, switching bodies, love, transformation, family, magic, animals, saving a life, redemption, father daughter relationship, happy ending ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Bach and Broccoli (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl is orphaned when her nurturing grandmother enters a nursing. She is sent to live with her Bach-obsessed uncle, an organist preparing for an important recital.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, family relations, uncle niece relationship, organist, car accident, nursing, estrangement, self discovery, family, youth, young heroes, pets ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.0
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My Dog Skip (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A shy boy is unable to make friends in Yazoo City, Mississippi in 1942, until his parents give him a terrier puppy for his ninth birthday. The dog, which he names Skip, becomes well known and loved throughout the community and enriches the life of ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, uplifting, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, friendship, small town, americana, baseball, family, child's point of view, lifestyle, youth, world war two, coming of age, dog movie ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river, southern usa, oxford university
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.1
 152K
Marley & Me (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A newly married couple who, in the process of starting a family, learn many of life's important lessons from their trouble-loving retriever, Marley. Packed with plenty of laughs to lighten the load, the film explores the highs and lows of ...
Style: touching, sad, sentimental, feel good, humorous ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Seasons of the Heart (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Martha and Jed Richards live in Oregon in 1862. They and their two daughters moved there to make a new life, but the daughters died of cholera along the way. This has left Martha an emotional wreck, and she is unable to move on with her life. That ...
Plot: pioneer, adoptive mother, loss of daughter, death of daughter, adopted son, adoption, adoptive father, christmas, down syndrome, cholera, adoptive mother adopted son relationship, foster child ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Chilly Christmas (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Eleven-year-old Bobby Cole and his dog Chilly are best friends, living happily in their Southern California beach house. But when Bobby's father Patrick (C. Thomas Howell), a single parent and police detective, accepts a job in New York City, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: pets, christmas, dog, family relations, disorder, parents and children, crimes, youth, father son relationship, single parent, best friends, holiday ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Christmas with Tucker (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While coming to terms with his dad's recent passing in a tractor accident, 13-year-old George McCray is living with his grandparents on their Kansas farm. George misses his mom, Jill, who has moved to Minnesota to deal with her grief, but there ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, feel good
Plot: golden retriever, christmas, dog, power of love, reunion, death of father, grief, human animal relationship, christmas movie, grandfather, grandmother, grandparents ...
Time: 2010s
Place: minnesota, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Blind Bird (1963)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A young boy and his grandfather, while on a bird-banding trip in a marsh, discover a young, blind pelican. They bring the bird home, and the boy learns to care for it, hand-feeding it fish and even bringing it to school when there is no one else at ...
Plot: x ray, surgeon, hospital, little boy, city, blindness, black cat, pelican, compassion, train, doctor, teacher ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Dog Who Stopped the War (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: During Christmas' holidays, the children of a village split in two gang to play a snowball war. But that half-tone war scattered some bitterness and make more difficult the mutual attirance between Luc, the chief of the assailant and Sophie one ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: village, village life, adventure, disorder, family relations, animal life, friends, battles, family life, escapades, family, snowball fight ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Flying Classroom (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A boy who was once a perpetual outcast finds friends in a new boarding school, united with his new peers gets involved in a heated rivalry with a group of students from a neighboring school.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: boarding school, friendship, fight, mischievous children, youth, teachers and students, disorder, theatre play, male bonding, prank, male friendship, school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Dog Named Christmas (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A developmentally challenged young man with a penchant for caring for animals in need sets out to convince his family - and their whole rural community - to participate in a local shelter's inaugural "Adopt a Dog for Christmas ...
Style: touching, feel good, sincere, sentimental, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, adoption, boy dog relationship, dog, pets, family relations, family, animal shelter, animals, mentally challenged, christmas movie, animal life ...
Time: 50s
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 5.3
 230
Digger (1993)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young boy is sent to live with relatives when his parents break up. He befriends a dying boy who has an eerie connection with nature.
Plot: dog, psychic, heart disease, father son relationship, boy, friendship, family relations, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, feel good, sentimental, sweet, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: small town, dog, father daughter relationship, single father, mischievous children, friendship, loneliness, pets, family relations, adaptation, beautiful scenery, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Emil in Lonneberga (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Emil Svensson lives with his mother and father, little sister Ida, farmhand Alfred, and maid Lina on a picturesque farm in Småland. He is an unusually lively little boy, who just can't resist trying out every whim that enters into his ...
Plot: boy, childhood, family, parent child relationship, bad luck, maid, summer, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, christmas, swedish, farm ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 1K
Illegitimate (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, Poland, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: At the dinner table one night, a close-knit Romanian family is upset by a startling revelation.
Style: sexy, touching, melancholic, psychological, contemplative ...
Plot: brother sister sex, brother sister incest, forbidden sex, incest, sex with brother, twins, brother sister relationship, family relations, forbidden love, sex scene, discussion, drugs ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.5
 247
Cinnamon (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: University professor Madeline Walters isn’t doing too well in the dating game. Good men are hard to find, so she’s happy spending time with her Maltese puppy Cinnamon, and her precocious teenage daughter Chloe.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: save the day, pets, talking dog, fall in love, parents and children, family relations, nothing goes right, single parent, christmas, friendship, rivalry, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, parents and children, family, family relations, family life, on the road, road trip, santa claus, youth, female director, dolphins, paintball ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Red Dog: True Blue (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Explores the early events leading up to Red Dog's discovery on the road to Dampier, and his ultimate rise from ordinary dog to Australian legend.
Plot: dog, human animal relationship, dog movie, australian outback, lost dog, syringe, dead horse, dirt bike, saying goodbye, cook, superstition, fireworks ...
Time: year 1969
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%