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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, sentimental, humorous, sad, compassionate, realistic, semi serious
Plot: friendship, retirement home, alzheimer's disease, retirement home life, childhood memory, old age, rescue, parents and children, fighting the system, friends, elderly, aging, bittersweet, golden years, medicine, senior citizen, roommate, dementia, swimming pool, wristwatch, bell tower, wallet
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, semi serious, humorous and sentimental films with plots about friendship, friends, youth, family relations, family, coming of age and love and romance mostly in Animation, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Wrinkles: My Dog Tulip (2009), Only Yesterday (1991), Tibetan Dog (2011), Tokyo Godfathers (2003), Clannad (2007). 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, atmospheric, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: dog, german shepherd, pets, rescue, friendship, human animal relationship, bittersweet, friends, autobiography, cartoon dog, motorcycle, old man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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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, poignant, atmospheric ...
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Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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100%
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Tibetan Dog (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan, China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jiantan is a young boy who has to leave Xi'an after the death of his mother to go deep into the Tibetan prairies to start living with the father he barely remembers. His dad, LaGeBa, is a busy doctor who decided to depart from the city and ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, captivating, emotional, stylized ...
Plot: dog, adventure, friendship, friends, coming of age, family relations, parents and children, wilderness, rescue, love, couples, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tibet, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, adventure, friends, life is a bitch, parents and children, homeless, family relations, baby, female impersonator, eccentric family, heist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Clannad (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: touching, sincere, emotional, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, love and romance, teenage life, youth, high school, romance, terminal illness, high school life, love, death of mother, student, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Say "I love you." (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: touching, emotional, shoujo, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, friendship, friends, high school life, school, fall in love, teenage life, love and romance, haunted by the past, youth, troubled past, first love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
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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, psychological, surreal, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: unemployment, self discovery, introspection, friendship, friends, society, hopes, small town, materialism, bad trip, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles, northern california
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53%
Hanasaku Iroha: Home Sweet Home (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 66 min.
Story: While sorting through a mess of books in the staff room, Ohana happens upon one of Denroku's log books from long ago. Within it, it recounts a story of Ohana's mom when she was the same age as her.
Style: sentimental, touching, psychological, sincere, melancholic
Plot: girl, bittersweet, family problems, mother daughter estrangement, family relations, teenage girl, parents and children, honest, life is a bitch, understanding, teenager, small town ...
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51%
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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, touching, realistic, stylized, gloomy ...
Plot: buddhism, taxi driver, surrealism, workplace, life turned upside down, workplace situations, dream, brother brother relationship, dealing with death, radio dj, happiness, lava ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Illusionist (2010)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
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, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: loneliness, magical, magician, friendship, coming of age, artists and showbiz, odd couple, french, age difference, art, frustration, imagination ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Trumpet of the Swan (2001)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
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Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, 2d animation
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Lion of Judah (2011)
Genre: Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, 3d animation
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, obsessive quest, rescue, adventure, escapades, animal life, ancient history, friends, religions or cults, family, heroes, rat ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Magic Journey to Africa (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jana’s magical journey to Africa contains a deep message about friendship, love, passion, nature and imagination. It is a spiritual journey for adults and a magical one for kids, full of mysteries, adventures and discoveries
Style: semi serious, sincere, captivating, light, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, sentimental
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 110 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 8.1
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A Silent Voice (2016)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Day of the Crows (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a cabin of the deep of the forest, a child and his father leas a wild and hard life in utmost isolation. The child grows up fearing and admiring his father, with the ghosts haunting the forest as his only companions. Until the day he discovers ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, captivating
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41%
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
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Style: captivating, humorous, surreal
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 16K
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Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
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40%
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Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, humorous, 2d animation
Audience: kids, family outing
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40%
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Genre: Animation, Drama
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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
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Place: japan
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40%
The Anthem of the Heart (2015)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A young girl had her voice magically taken away so that she would never hurt people with it, but her outlook changes when she encounters music and friendship. Will Naruse be able to convey the anthem of her heart?
Style: touching, sincere, psychological, sentimental, romantic
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, mute, school, love and romance, healing, female protagonist, daydreamer, mother daughter relationship, parents separation, family relations, musical performance, singing
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Greatest Miracle (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The story is focused on three characters who are in crisis: Monica, Mr Chema and Ms Cata. When they feel the necessity of going to church they meet wach other and their lifes change. Under the tutelage of guardian angels, they will understand the ...
Style: serious, sentimental, uplifting, emotional
Plot: guardian angel, religion, redemption, self discovery, human spirit, good versus evil, miraculous event, hopes, society, introspection, faith, cause and meaning ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
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39%
Bratz: Fashion Pixiez (2007)
Genre: Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
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Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, semi serious ...
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38%
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Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Hashiba has an accident and has lost all of his memories. When Fujimori comes to his school as his new roommate, He tells Hashiba that he is called Ran. He and Hashiba both have a split personality which they developed in their youth.
Style: humorous, sentimental, captivating, psychological, light ...
Plot: memory loss, split personality, romance, youth, high school life, social relations, young lovers, gender, teenage life, young love, gays and lesbians, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%