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, bittersweet, swimming pool, senior citizen, roommate, medicine, dementia, wristwatch, bell tower, wallet
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, self discovery, teenage life and bittersweet mostly in Animation, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Wrinkles: My Dog Tulip (2009), Say "I love you." (2012), Tokyo Godfathers (2003), Clannad: The Motion Picture (2007), The Fox and the Hound (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.9
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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: atmospheric, sincere, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: dog, german shepherd, human animal relationship, pets, wounded animal, friendship, rescue, dog movie, memoir, friends, bittersweet, typewriter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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 ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, friendship, teenage life, fall in love, school, love and romance, social relations, friends, haunted by the past, high school life, youth, troubled past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, semi serious, sentimental ...
Plot: holiday, christmas, adventure, eccentric family, family relations, life is a bitch, youth, friends, parents and children, suicide attempt, wedding, baby ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, love and romance, teenage life, youth, high school, romance, high school life, terminal illness, love, father son relationship, death of mother, student ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, dog, fox, disney, adventure, best friends, reconciliation, rescue, animal life, friends, danger, wounded animal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1960s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Trumpet of the Swan (2001)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA, South Korea, India
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, semi serious, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: animal protagonist, swan, friendship, obsessive quest, disorder, love and romance, fall in love, fish out of water, animal, trumpet, animals, misfit ...
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, obsessive quest, adventure, animal life, rescue, danger, escapades, religions or cults, friends, denial, heroes, family ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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
Plot: teenage love, high school, fighting the system, friendship, destiny, teenage life, longing, high school life, mother daughter relationship, sister sister relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 60s, year 1963
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, allegory
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, partners, best friends, in the woods, family, animal life, imaginary, odd couple, self discovery, forest, animal, starvation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.7
 3K
All Together (2011)
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: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: friendship, aging, couples, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, elderly, golden years, bittersweet, friends, heart attack, old age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, intense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, rescue, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, self discovery, disorder, teaching the ways of the world, young heroes, tiger, rabbit, donkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: experimental, contemplative, atmospheric, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: unemployment, unfulfillment, bad trip, friendship, friends, cause and meaning, twentysomething life, religions or cults, hollywood, self discovery, artists and showbiz, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 9K
Bambi II (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Romance
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: feel good, touching, gloomy, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: deer, friendship, animal, bullying, wilderness, self discovery, teaching the ways of the world, family disapproval, parents and children, in the woods, power relations, relationship problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 10K
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: sincere, serious, touching, realistic
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, unspoken love, love, high school reunion, falling in love, surrealism, love triangle, urban, high school life, high school, youth, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Monster High: Frights, Camera, Action! (2014)
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: serious, exciting, humorous, semi serious, twists and turns
Audience: pre-teens, girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Bratz the Video: Starrin' & Stylin' (2004)
Genre: Animation
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Cloe, Yasmin, Jade, and Sasha need to get an art project done that is about self-expression, but they need to find a way to get the project done and be able to go to the prom.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: fashion, lifestyle, friendship, youth, best friends, teenage life, self discovery, shopping mall, family, social relations, friends, teachers and students ...
Place: usa
⇓ 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: humorous, exciting, captivating, light, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: friendship, mutant, adventure, time travel, parallel world, teenage life, supernatural, laboratory, disorder, youth, experiment gone awry, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
WataMote: No Matter How I Look at It, It's You Guys Fault I'm Not Popular! (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: At the tender age of 15, Kuroki Tomoko has already dated dozens and dozens of boys and she's easily the most popular girl around! The only problem is that absolutely none of that is real, and her perfect world exists only via dating games and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: high school, friendship, imaginary character, real world, friends, fictional reality, recluse, nerd, misfit, teacher student relationship, brother sister relationship, high school life ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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, feel good, touching, uplifting, sincere ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: mouse, friendship, prejudice, musician, goodhearted, bear, supportive friend, odd couple, life turned upside down, dentist, imaginary, abandoned ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Only Yesterday (1991)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: It’s 1982, and Taeko is 27 years old, unmarried, and has lived her whole life in Tokyo. She decides to visit her family in the countryside, and as the train travels through the night, memories flood back of her younger years: the first immature ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: countryside, childhood, marriage, folk music, school, twentysomething life, introspection, coming of age, city life, unhappy, world, deadend life ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Illusionist (2010)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, UK
Duration: 90 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: loneliness, magical, magician, friendship, coming of age, age difference, odd couple, french, art, stage, imagination, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1959, 1950s
Place: england, france, scotland, scottish highlands, edinburgh scotland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: contemplative, stylized, realistic, serious, touching ...
Plot: buddhism, happiness, surrealism, taxi driver, dealing with death, radio dj, urban, workplace, life turned upside down, workplace situations, piano, audio flashback ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, teaching the ways of the world, family, friendship, orphan, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, santa claus, workplace, youth, aging, retiring ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 8.1
 158K
Mary and Max (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
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, correspondence, asperger's syndrome, mental illness, jewish, young woman, suffering, depression ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: australia, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Murder Case of Hana & Alice (2015)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Prequel to 2004 coming-of-age live-action film Hana & Alice. After her parents separate, 14 year-old Tetsuko (who will soon be nick-named Alice) moves with her mother to a new town in what she calls "The Boonies" and must enroll as a ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, touching
Plot: friendship, first love, new student, disappearance, school, teenage girl, mysterious past, following someone, past, classroom, neighbor, amateur detective ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: teenage life, social misfits, school, teenage love, harem, social relations, friendship, club, misfit, youth, romance, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Once Upon a Forest (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA, Taiwan, Spain, Canada, Denmark, Argentina, China
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: humorous, semi serious, cult film, disaster movie
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, rescue, race against time, mole, family, escapades, toxic, adventure, anti heroes, animal life, heroes, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, family, dangerous animal, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, self discovery, starting over, life turned upside down, imaginary character, parents and children, youth, coping, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: exciting, humorous, light, sincere, semi serious
Audience: kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: high school, mutant, high school life, friendship, supernatural ability, supernatural, contests and competitions, vampire, youth, teenage life, imaginary, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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