Movies like Wrinkles

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Wrinkles
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: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, sentimental
Plot: golden years, aging, retirement home, friendship, retirement home life, elderly, friends, old age, alzheimer's disease, wallet, childhood memory, bell tower, wristwatch, senior citizen, swimming pool, dementia, medicine, roommate
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, semi serious and humorous films with plots about golden years, elderly, friends, aging, friendship, couples and family relations mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Wrinkles: How About You... (2007), In the Courtyard (2014), The White Angel (2007), All Together (2011), The Over the Hill Band (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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How About You...
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story of Ellie, a young woman left in charge of the residential home run by her older sister, over the Christmas period. Whilst most of the residents have left to spend the festive period with their families, four residents, known as 'the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: golden years, aging, retirement home, elderly, countryside, self discovery, siblings relations, retirement home life, family relations, defiant, disgruntled, disagreement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
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System:   95%
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In the Courtyard
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Antoine is a musician. The forties, he suddenly decides to end his career. After a few days of wandering, he gets a job as a janitor. Mathilde lives in the old building in the east of Paris where he takes office. This is a young retiree, generous ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching
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Place: europe, france
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The White Angel
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Beyaz Melek’ filmi; bir aşkın öyküsüdür.Bu aşk öyküsü, iki insanın birbirine duyduğu aşk değil, bir grup insanın hayata ve birbirlerine duyduğu aşkın ve sevginin hikayesidir.Filmde, doğudan batıya, mekteplisinden köylüsüne, ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
Plot: elderly lovers, retirement home life, hospital, elderly, retirement home, love and romance, golden years, aging, friendship, parents and children, terminal illness, village life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, turkey, istanbul turkey
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    User:   99%
 
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All Together
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Five old friends decide to move in together as an alternate to living in a retirement home; joining them is an ethnology student whose thesis is on the aging population.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: golden years, aging, friendship, elderly, friends, couple relations, parents and children, couples, family relations, old man, heart attack, old age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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    User:   92%
 
The Over the Hill Band
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Upon the death of her husband, Claire (70) decides to reconnect with her estranged son, down and out R&B musician Sid. She asks him to help her restart the old girl group she used to sing in with two of her friends from the old days. The rebel ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: r&b, golden years, music band, parents and children, artists and showbiz, elderly, family relations, reunion, girl group, female bonding, old lady, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
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Wandering Streams
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Emile is a 70-ish former horticulturalist who once raised bonsai trees "because they don't take up too much room." Indeed, his whole existence is safe and uneventful to a fault, somewhat juiced by friendship with raucous fishing ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: elderly lovers, drugs/alcohol, golden years, elderly, countryside, buddies, village, aging, friendship, looking for love, looking for sex, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hello Lonesome
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lonely since his wife left him and alienated from his daughter, a cantankerous voice-over artist strikes up an unlikely friendship with his regular deliveryman. Many suburbs away, an elderly widow loses her license to drive and turns to her wry ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: friends, golden years, suburbs, urban, couple relations, friendship, unfulfilled love, city life, suburban life, estrangement, elderly, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Quartet
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The directorial debut of Dustin Hoffman, Quartet is a high-drama comedy about temperamental divas and old grudges, passion and pride, romance and Rigoletto. At a home for retired musicians, the annual concert to celebrate Verdi's birthday is ...
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: opera, music, aging, friendship, retirement home, hip hop, golden years, classical music, retirement home life, retired, concert, musician ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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    User:   72%
 
Is Anybody There?
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young boy who lives in an old folks' home strikes up a friendship with a retired magician.
Style: touching, emotional, semi serious, clever, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, friendship, golden years, life & death, loneliness, childhood, coming-of-age, mentor, retirement home, afterlife, dealing with death, death ...
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Place: england, europe, california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   67%
 
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Reach for Me
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Old and bitter, Alvin just wants some peace and quiet in his last days. His wish, however, is not granted when a young, vibrant and ironically full of life Kevin becomes Alvin's hospice roommate. Through this "odd couple" ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: retirement home, golden years, elderly, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, couples, odd couple, tragic hero, retirement home life, terminal illness, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   64%
 
My Afternoons with Margueritte
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An illiterate and lonely man bonds with an older and well-read woman.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Plot: golden years, self discovery, friendship, village, village life, elderly, friends, unknown father, older man younger woman relationship, reading aloud, misfit, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: europe, france, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   52%
 
Hunting Elephants
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In this hilarious crime comedy, a gifted 12-year-old boy and three elderly men plan a bank robbery in order to seek revenge on the institution for cheating the youngster after the death of his father.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, biting
Plot: golden years, retirement home, unlikely criminals, heist, crime, retirement home life, crimes, dishonesty, elderly, friends, disorder, aging ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: All but abandoned by her family in a London retirement hotel, an elderly woman strikes up a curious friendship with a young writer.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: friendship, couples, friends, golden years, writer's life, mistaken identity, aging, memory, poetry, couple relations, love and romance, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
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Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When you read the title ‘Summer on the Balcony’ you probably think it will be a light Berlin summer comedy but it’s not. This film is an intimate study of two women friends who come to each other because of troubles with everyday life and with ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: date night
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Old Cats
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: talky, semi serious, touching, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: golden years, aging, parents and children, urban, family in crisis, mental illness, estrangement, elderly, family relations, introspection, redemption, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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My Dog Tulip
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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   43%
 
 5.7
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Do I Know You?
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Grandfather of Ana is clearly experiencing Alzheimer. Family as no choice and make some decisions. This tense situation will change the life of Ana.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, bleak
Plot: golden years, aging, memory loss, elderly, family relations, mental illness, life is a bitch, father daughter relationship, doctor, grandfather granddaughter relationship, senior citizen, retirement home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
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Elsa & Fred
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When the retired seventy-seven years old hypochondriac widower Fred moves to an apartment in Madrid, his temperamental daughter Cuca has an incident with his next door neighbor, the elder Argentinean Elsa. Later, they meet each other and Elsa ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: elderly lovers, romance, golden years, fall in love, elderly, love and romance, aging, opposites attract, starting over, couples, family relations, self fulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   49%
 
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10 to 11
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, France, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 10 to 11 is the story of a passionate collector Mithat and the concierge of the building, Ali. For Mithat Istanbul is as vast as his collections and for Ali is nothing more than a few blocks around the building. When the neighbors decide to have the ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: golden years, obsessive quest, urban, friendship, elderly, friends, unlikely partners, aging, obsession, teaching the ways of the world, city life, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   53%
 
Autumn Spring
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A bittersweet comedy starring the great Vlastimil Brodský as Fanda, an old man who refuses to grow up. Despite pleas from his exasperated wife who wants him to make serious decisions about the future, Fanda ignores the nagging and spends his days ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, touching ...
Plot: golden years, new wave, aging, couple relations, elderly, couples, crumbling marriage, dealing with death, cons and scams, love and romance, family problems, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, czech republic
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    User:   51%
 
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Memories
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Romain is 23 years old. He would like to be a writer, but for now, it is night porter in a hotel. His father is 62 years old. He retires and pretends to fuck. His roommate is 24 years old. He thinks only one thing: to seduce a girl, any and all ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: aging, elderly, family relations, golden years, introspection, parents and children, hopes, police, christmas tree, hospital, alcohol, roommate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
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    User:   39%
 
 7.6
 202
Fat Friends
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Fat Friends was an ITV drama, following a group of overweight people, their laughter and pain and addresses the absurdities of dieting in our modern age. The drama looks at people and how they relate to one another and use body weight as an excuse ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: friendship, physical appearance, hopes, friends, cooking and food, misfit, support group, society, family relations, social relations, eating disorder, self fulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   43%
 
Your Life in 65
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Sunday, three young friends read the obituary of a schoolmate with whom long ago they lost contact. They go to the morgue and realize that they are wrong: that burial is not that of their fellow student. From this, the confusion and random weave a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, touching
Plot: buddies, friendship, love affair, mistaken identity, friends, love and romance, twentysomething life, filmmaking, gender, partners, couples, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
The Girl from Paris
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Sandrine, a woman in her thirties gets tired of life in Paris and decides to leave her work in computers and become a farmer. She takes the required practice for two years, and after that she buys an isolated farm from Adrien, an old farmer who ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, feel good
Plot: odd couple, starting over, friendship, village, farm, hopes, misfit, golden years, village life, fish out of water, elderly, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   44%
 
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Land Ho!
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Iceland, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A pair of former brothers-in-law embark on a road trip through Iceland.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: aging, on the road, buddies, golden years, self discovery, friendship, elderly, road trip, friends, human spirit, disorder, senior citizen ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iceland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   49%
 
The Farewell Party
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of friends at a Jerusalem retirement home build a machine for self-euthanasia in order to help their terminally ill friend. When rumors of the machine begin to spread, more and more people ask for their help, and the friends are faced with ...
Style: semi serious, touching, tragicomedy, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: golden years, retirement home, friendship, elderly, life is a bitch, friends, dealing with death, terminal illness, death wish, euthanasia, gay couple, dilemma ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
I Forgot to Tell You
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marie is a young woman with a troubled past. Her passion is painting, but she never had any formal training. Living in the South of France, she takes whatever work she can get to make ends meet. Then she befriends the elderly painter Jaume and he ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, emotional, uplifting
Plot: friendship, elderly, friends, golden years, starting over, self discovery, mental illness, hopes, painting, alzheimer's disease, euthanasia, drawing
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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System:   43%
    User:   45%
 
Mid-August Lunch
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Gianni is a middle-aged man living in Rome with his imposing and demanding elderly mother. His only outlet from her and the increasing debt into which they are sinking, are the increasingly frequent quiet sessions at the local tavern. As an Oriental ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, talky, humorous ...
Plot: golden years, aging, parents and children, elderly, family relations, human nature, nothing goes right, disorder, dinner, fish, scooter, fishing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   35%
 
 6.9
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Annie's Point
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Annie (Bette White) wants to disperse her husband's ashes at a locale in California that they had named Annie's Point. Annie needs a bypass immediately and she wants to send out the ashes on her 50th wedding anniversary.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: golden years, on the road, family relations, parents and children, gambling, elderly, escapades, last wish, punishment, embarrassment, medical examination, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   35%
 
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