Movies like Wrinkles

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Wrinkles (2011)
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Wrinkles (2011)
Original name: Arrugas
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on Paco Roca's comic of the same title (2008 Spanish National Comic Prize), WRINKLES is a 2D animated feature-length film for an adult audience. Wrinkles portrays the friendship between Emilio and Miguel, two aged gentlemen shut away in a care home. Recent arrival Emilio, in the early stages of Alzheimer, is helped by Miguel and colleagues to avoid ending up on the feared top floor of the care home, also known as the lost causes or "assisted" floor. Their wild plan infuses their otherwise tedious day-to-day with humor and tenderness, because although for some their lives are coming to an end, for them it is just a new beginning.
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, sad, compassionate, realistic, semi serious
Plot: friendship, retirement home, alzheimer's disease, retirement home life, old age, childhood memory, fighting the system, parents and children, rescue, friends, elderly, aging, golden years, swimming pool, roommate, medicine, dementia, senior citizen, wristwatch, bell tower, wallet
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe

Most similar movies to Wrinkles

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, semi serious, humorous and realistic films with plots about friendship, friends, youth, family, adventure, coming of age and escapades mostly in Animation, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Wrinkles: My Dog Tulip (2009), The Illusionist (2010), Say "I love you." (2012), Bambi II (2006), Tokyo Godfathers (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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My Dog Tulip (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The story of a man who rescues a German shepherd and how the two become fast friends.
Style: sincere, stylized, serious, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: human animal relationship, dog, german shepherd, pets, rescue, wounded animal, friends, friendship, typewriter, autobiography, old man, motorcycle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Illusionist (2010)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: France, UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Scotland, late 1950s. A struggling illusionist visits an isolated community and meets a young lady who is convinced that he is a real magician.
Style: stylized, touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: magical, loneliness, magician, friendship, coming of age, age difference, odd couple, french, art, stage, imagination, mentor ...
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Place: england, france, scotland, edinburgh scotland, scottish highlands ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Say "I love you." (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Friends suck, and trusting someone is just setting yourself up. That's the lesson Mei Tachibana learned after her heart was ripped out and only a shell was left where a girl used to be. But unlike so many, she found an easy solution: ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: school, friendship, teenage love, teenage life, fall in love, love and romance, haunted by the past, social relations, friends, high school life, high school, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Bambi II (2006)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Return to the forest and join Bambi as he reunites with his father, The Great Prince, who must now raise the young fawn on his own. But in the adventure of a lifetime, the proud parent discovers there is much he can learn from his spirited young son.
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, feel good, gloomy ...
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: deer, friendship, bullying, animal, in the woods, power relations, parents and children, wilderness, self discovery, family disapproval, teaching the ways of the world, relationship problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Tokyo Godfathers (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: One Christmas Eve three people, a middle-aged alcoholic named Gin, a former drag queen Hana and a dependent runaway girl Miyuki, discover an abandoned newborn while looking through the garbage.
Style: touching, emotional, feel good, sentimental, semi serious ...
Plot: holiday, christmas, eccentric family, adventure, family relations, youth, life is a bitch, parents and children, friends, suicide attempt, wedding, baby ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Fox and the Hound (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When a feisty little fox named Tod is adopted into a farm family, he quickly becomes friends with a fun and adorable hound puppy named Copper. Life is full of hilarious adventures until Copper is expected to take on his role as a hunting dog -- and ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, dog, fox, adventure, disney, best friends, reconciliation, rescue, animal life, friends, danger, wounded animal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1960s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Lion of Judah (2011)
Genre: Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Upon learning that Judah has been trapped in the clutches of the townspeople and faces the possibility of being the sacrifice at the annual Festival, the stable mates leave their cozy barn and embark on an adventure to find and free their friend.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, obsessive quest, adventure, animal life, rescue, danger, escapades, heroes, family, friends, religions or cults, animal ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Clannad: The Motion Picture (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Clannad is set in a high-school located in some Japanese town. Okazaki Tomoya is a third-year student who doesn't take his studies seriously. Always late for class, he's seen as a delinquent by the rest of his classmates who are busy ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, serious, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: love and romance, friendship, high school, youth, teenage life, romance, coming of age, terminal illness, high school life, star, car, festival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Mary and Max (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A tale of friendship between two unlikely pen pals: Mary, a lonely, eight-year-old girl living in the suburbs of Melbourne, and Max, a forty-four-year old, severely obese man living in New York. In the mid-1970's, a homely, friendless ...
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, stylized, sentimental ...
Plot: loneliness, social misfits, friendship, neighbor, letter, depression, correspondence, mental illness, suffering, young woman, jewish, asperger's syndrome ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: australia, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Tigger Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: As it happens, everybody - Pooh, Piglet, Eeyore, Roo, Rabbit, Owl - is busy preparing a suitable winter home for Eeyore. When everything they do seems to get undone by Tigger's exuberant bouncing, Rabbit suggest Tigger go outside and find other ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, rescue, adventure, escapades, heroic mission, self discovery, disorder, young heroes, teaching the ways of the world, tiger, rabbit, donkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Glitch in the Grid (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three artists struggling against the grid of society find spiritual renewal.
Style: sincere, gloomy, surreal, offbeat, psychological ...
Plot: unemployment, twentysomething life, small town, society, introspection, materialism, religions or cults, friends, cause and meaning, friendship, hopes, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Stormy Night (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A goat named Mei wanders into a barn one night seeking shelter from a storm. In the barn, the goat meets another refugee. The two can neither see nor smell each other, but never the less they huddled together fending off the cold, and begin to talk. ...
Style: emotional, semi serious, sentimental, touching
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, forest, animal, in the woods, imaginary, family, best friends, odd couple, starvation, friends, partners, animal life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Jungle Safari (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The movie centers on a group of animals in a national park in Bombay trying to figure out a way to stop humans from building an apartment complex on their land.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: bollywood, hopes, on the road, jungle, ecological disaster, against the odds, animal life, fish out of water, environmentalism, escapades, family, communication problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
5 Centimeters Per Second (2007)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Takaki and Akari are two classmates in elementary school. During their time together they have become close friends. Their relationship is tested when Akari moves to another city because of her parents' jobs. Both of them struggle to keep their ...
Style: touching, scenic, sad, romantic, emotional ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
From Up on Poppy Hill (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The story is set in 1963 in Yokohama. Kokuriko Manor sits on a hill overlooking the harbour. A 16 year-old girl, Umi, lives in that house. Every morning she raises a signal flag facing the sea. The flag means “I pray for safe voyages”. A 17 ...
Style: sentimental, touching, atmospheric, serious, emotional ...
Audience: teens, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Genre: Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: When Draculaura is led to believe she's the rightful heir to the vampire throne, she and her best ghoulfriends are whisked away to Transylvania for a royal coronation to die for. But they soon discover the hunt for the queen is not over yet. ...
Style: exciting, serious, semi serious, humorous, twists and turns
Audience: girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: high school life, parallel world, youth, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, supernatural ability, supernatural, mutant, vampire, self discovery, treasure hunt, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Ernest & Celestine (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Celestine is a little mouse trying to avoid a dental career; Ernest is a big bear craving an artistic outlet. When Celestine meets Ernest, they overcome their natural enmity by forging a life of crime together.
Style: sentimental, touching, uplifting, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Once Upon a Forest (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA, Taiwan, Spain, Canada, Denmark, Argentina
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A young mouse, mole and hedgehog risk their lives to find a cure for their badger friend, who's been poisoned by men.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, rescue, race against time, mole, save the day, adventure, imaginary, young heroes, heroes, escapades, teaching the ways of the world, anti heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Sakurasou no Pet na Kanojo (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Sakura Dormitory is a dorm of the high school affiliated with Suimei University of the Arts (often shortened as Suiko), which hosts the strangest, most trouble-making students. After being kicked out of the normal dorm for keeping a stray cat, ...
Style: humorous, touching, entertaining, light, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, friendship, social relations, love triangle, high school life, dormitory, coming of age, friends, teenage life, couples, youth, everyday life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
I Don't Have Many Friends (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Kodaka Hasegawa has just transferred to St. Chronica's Academy and he's having a hard time making friends. With his naturally blond hair and fierce looking eyes, people constantly mistake him for a delinquent. One day, he runs into his ...
Style: touching, humorous, stylized, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, teenage life, school, teenage love, friendship, social relations, club, misfit, youth, harem, romance, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Art of Happiness (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Sergio driving a taxi in a white Naples overflowing sadness and garbage. Pouring rain leads her clients through the city trying to process the death of his brother, who started ten years earlier for Tibet and never returned. A pop singer, a recycler ...
Style: serious, stylized, touching, realistic, gloomy
Plot: buddhism, surrealism, happiness, taxi driver, workplace, life turned upside down, radio dj, urban, dealing with death, workplace situations, dream, flashback ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Ocean Waves (1993)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 72 min.
Story: At Kichijōji Station, Tokyo, Taku Morisaki glimpses a familiar woman on the platform opposite boarding a train. Later, her photo falls from a shelf as he exits his apartment before flying to Kōchi Prefecture. Picking it up, he looks at it briefly ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friendship, love, unspoken love, falling in love, high school reunion, surrealism, teenage life, coping, romance, youth, love triangle, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Santa's Apprentice (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Australia, France, Ireland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Santa doesn't want to retire, but rules are rules and he must train someone to replace him. The lucky winner, to be chosen from among millions of children, must be named Nicholas, be an orphan and have a pure heart. On the other side of the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, teaching the ways of the world, family, friendship, orphan, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, santa claus, aging, youth, workplace, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Monster High: Friday Night Frights (2012)
Genre: Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: SKRM (Skultimate Roller Maze) is an annual tournament between Monster High and different monster high schools that consists of a roller derby of dangerous obstacles and mazes. Granite City High, a high school team of gargoyles and Monster ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: high school, friendship, mutant, high school life, imaginary, contests and competitions, family, rivalry, friends, social relations, youth, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Monster High: Freaky Fusion (2014)
Genre: Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: While attempting to help Frankie Stein learn more about her freakycool scaritage, the fashionably fierce ghoulfriends travel back in time to the first day ever of Monster High! There, they meet Sparky, a skullastic teen with an obsession for ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: deadly creature, experiment gone awry, friends, supernatural, parallel world, mutant, time travel, disorder, youth, friendship, laboratory, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Leafie, a Hen Into the Wild (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: South Korea
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on a bestselling preteen novel of the same title that has sold more than 1 million copies in Korea, “Leafie, A Hen into the Wild” is about a laying hen named Leafie who is destined to live the “same old” repetitive life confined on the ...
Style: touching, serious, exciting, sincere, thought provoking
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: parents and children, animal life, friendship, danger, anthropomorphism, wilderness, adventure, escapades, disorder, friends, family relations, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Letter to Momo (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Clinging to an unfinished letter written by her recently deceased father, young Momo moves with her mother from bustling Tokyo to the remote Japanese island of Shio. Upon their arrival, she begins to explore her new habitat, meeting local children ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, stylized
Audience: family outing
Plot: supernatural, teenage life, island, ghost, imaginary character, starting over, life turned upside down, self discovery, disorder, youth, family, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Turtle's Tale: Sammy's Adventures (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A sea turtle who was hatched in 1959 spends the next 50 years traveling the world while it is being changed by global warming. Born on a Baja, California beach in 1959, new hatchling Sammy must do what his fellow newborn sea turtles are doing: race ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, global warming, sea turtle, obsessive quest, survival, peaceful mission, environmentalism, escapades, animal life, danger, sea creature, ocean or sea ...
Time: 70s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s ...
Place: usa, california, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Dolphin: Story of a Dreamer (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Germany, Italy, Peru
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The amazing story of Daniel, a dolphin who abandons the safety of his pod to explore the ocean and discover the true purpose of his life.
Style: humorous, stylized, sentimental, touching, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family, youth, danger, friends, ocean or sea, animal life, on the road, coming of age, survival, obsessive quest, escapades, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Trumpet of the Swan (2001)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The adventures of a young Trumpeter swan who cannot speak. With the help of a human boy and the love of his family and friends, Louie discovers his own unique talents which help him find his place in the world.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: swan, trumpet, animal protagonist, obsessive quest, computers and web, disorder, self discovery, friends, fall in love, unfulfilled love, mute or deaf, misfit ...
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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