Movies like Truman

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Truman (2015)
 7.3
 10K
Truman (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Julián receives an unexpected visit in Madrid from his lifelong friend Tomás, who now lives in Canada, the encounter is bittersweet. Diagnosed with terminal cancer, Julián is focused on putting his affairs in order, while Tomás is still grasping at hope. For four intense days, the two men, accompanied by Julián's faithful dog, Truman, tour the city, sharing emotional, hilarious and surprising moments.
Plot: dog, cancer, airplane, friendship, hotel, death, female nudity, sex scene, snow, hospital, cancer patient, actor, restaurant, birthday, male nudity, friendship between men, theater, doctor, boat, infidelity, cheating, veterinarian, airport, father son relationship, terminal illness ...
Time: 2010s
Place: spain, madrid

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Most similar movies to Truman

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and touching films with plots about friendship, hospital, cancer, death, restaurant, husband wife relationship and doctor mostly in Drama, Comedy and Mystery genres. Some movies like Truman: A Gun in Each Hand (2012), Son of the Bride (2001), Mi obra maestra (2018), Wiener-Dog (2016), Burn Burn Burn (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Gun in Each Hand (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A comedy centered on eight men in their 40s, all with identity crises.
Style: realistic, sentimental, cynical, sincere, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, unfulfillment, buddies, family relations, friends, midlife crisis, pistol, elevator, machismo, ex husband ex wife relationship, sex talk, bench ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Son of the Bride (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 123 min.
Story: At age 42, Rafael Belvedere is having a crisis. He lives in the shadow of his father, he feels guilty about rarely visiting his aging mother, his ex-wife says he doesn't spend enough time with their daughter and he has yet to make a commitment ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: midlife crisis, divorce, heart attack, fall in love, introspection, human nature, old friend, family relations, family gatherings, parents and children, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: argentina, spain, mexico, buenos aires argentina, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Mi obra maestra (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Arturo (Guillermo Francella), a successful and gallant owner of an art gallery, and Renzo (Luis Brandoni), a talented but decadent painter, are united by an old friendship. However, they do not coincide in many of their ideals and cause endless ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, sincere
Plot: modern art, friendship, con trick, amnesiac, painter, painting, art collector, art dealer, faked death, artist, hospital, comedy of errors ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Living Is Easy with Eyes Closed (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The unforgettable friendship between three people: an English teacher who travels to Almería when he hears that John Lennon is making a film there, a 16-year-old boy who has run away from home and a young girl who also seems to be running away from ...
Style: sincere, serious, touching, road movie, gloomy ...
Plot: on the road, hitchhiker, on the run, english teacher, escapades, teenage life, the beatles, road trip, coming of age, film within a film, friendship, father son relationship ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1966
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 5.9
 9K
Wiener-Dog (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Wiener-Dog tells several stories featuring people who find their life inspired or changed by one particular dachshund, who seems to be spreading a certain kind of comfort and joy. Man’s best friend starts out teaching a young boy some contorted ...
Plot: veterinarian, dachshund, dog, grandmother, cancer, pickup truck, old woman, death, dog feces, diarrhea, home alone, euthanasia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Burn Burn Burn (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Following the death of their friend, two girls in their late twenties embark on a road trip to spread his ashes. Seph and Alex take turns driving. Dan is in the glove compartment, in tupperware, decreasing in volume as the trip progresses.
Style: road movie
Plot: cancer, death, road trip, friendship, lesbian, funeral, infidelity, dead sister, human ashes, nature, secret, hitchhiker ...
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Irreplaceable (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: All the people in this countryside area, can count on Jean-Pierre, the doctor who auscultates them, heals and reassures them day and night, 7 days a week. Now Jean-Pierre is sick, so he sees Natalie, a young doctor, coming from the hospital to ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, goose, farm, injection, dog, dancing, doctor patient relationship, autism, country music, mayor, singing ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 397
Fiction (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Alex, a shy and introverted, is a film director trying to finish writing his latest script. Decided to leave a few days of his wife and children to go to the Pyrenees and find there the peace and inspiration. In the town where he is met Monica, a ...
Style: realistic, humorous, serious
Plot: romance, artists and showbiz, introspection, human nature, couples, midlife crisis, countryside, solitude, love affair, love and romance, road not taken, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Torremolinos 73 (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in 1973 Spain, a struggling encyclopedia salesman and his wife take advantage of an offer to make adult films. The act turns him into an aspring legit filmmaker and her into an international sex symbol.
Style: humorous, semi serious, atmospheric, clever, sexual ...
Plot: adult filmmaking, filmmaking, obsession, obsessive quest, couple relations, crumbling marriage, movie business, rebelliousness, husband wife relationship, porn, sexual relations, unfulfillment ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 148
Clownwise (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Finland, Luxembourg, Slovakia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Once a hugely popular clown trio, Oskar, Max, and Viktor are now living very different lives. The intense fight that ended their friendship has left them on bad terms for over 40 years. Max is battling colon cancer, Viktor's wife is losing a ...
Style: melancholic, captivating, sentimental, humorous
Plot: old friends, clown, comedian, actor, rivalry, grudge, feud, friendship, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, student, male nudity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: czech republic, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
It's Not You, It's Me (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Thirty-year-old Javier (Diego Peretti) is a surgeon and in his free time works as a disc jockey. He decides to marry and move to the United States with his girlfriend María (Soledad Villamil). They make all their plans; they wed, and then María is ...
Style: semi serious, touching, offbeat, realistic, witty ...
Plot: airport, infidelity, love and romance, nothing goes right, romance, couples, sexual intercourse, working out, chinese restaurant, gym, computer, photograph ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, usa, florida, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
 3K
The Summit (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina, France, Spain
Duration: 114 min.
Story: At a Latin American Presidents’ Summit in Chile where the region’s alliances and geopolitical strategies are shaped, Hernán Blanco, the president of Argentina, lives a political and family drama. Through his son in law, he’s implicated in a ...
Plot: snow, politics, male protagonist, political corruption, journalist, hotel, singing, bare breasts, personal assistant, female nudity, cable car, president ...
Place: south america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
So Long, My Son (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 185 min.
Story: The changes in Chinese society from the 1950s to the '80s, as experienced by two families.
Plot: infidelity, suicide attempt, flashback, dancing, taking a photograph, doctor, food, guilt, husband wife relationship, airplane, father son relationship, snow ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Very Private Life of Mister Sim (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: François Sim considers himself worthless and he may have good reasons for that. Hasn't he lost his job as well as his wife Caroline? Isn't he unable to relate to Lucy, his teenage daughter? Didn't he, when he was eighteen miss out on ...
Plot: gay kiss, laptop, dinner, potato, boat, depression, video chat, sound recording, nightclub, singing in a car, photograph, gps ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.6
 303K
50/50 (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Inspired by a true story, a comedy centered on a 27-year-old guy who learns of his cancer diagnosis, and his subsequent struggle to beat the disease.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, humorous, tragicomedy ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, patient, cancer, doctor, therapist, best friend, fighting illness, buddies, hopes, coping, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, hawaii, canada, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Trip to Spain (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon embark on a road trip along the coast of Spain.
Style: road movie
Plot: restaurant, actor, cafeteria, friendship, photo shoot, skype, restaurant kitchen
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
 203
Donkeys (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Denmark
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Alfred is 64. He's lost touch with his family and a threat to his health makes him realise he wants to make amends. The more he tries to do right, the more he does wrong, and as his past comes back to haunt him, he is forced to face up to what ...
Plot: brother sister relationship, widower, supermarket, british, best friend, old man, last will and testament, death of friend, terminal illness, paternity revealed, grandfather granddaughter relationship, death of protagonist ...
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.2
 321
Sickos (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three teenagers appear to have a lot of fun on the children's oncology department on the fourth floor of a large hospital. Nick (14) and Iwan (15) both lost a leg as a result of bone cancer. For their friend Olivier (16) an amputation may be ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: amputee, cancer, chemotherapy, 16 year old, loss of friend, fight, 14 year old, ambulance, death of friend, practical joke, 15 year old, teenage protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 7.0
 380
Home Care (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dedicated home care nurse Vlasta attends her whimsical patients in Czech wine country and lives for her husband Lada and her daughter, but one day things change and Vlasta is forced to reach outside of her comfort zone. Drama and gentle humor ...
Plot: alternative medicine, medicine, death, vineyard, jumping from a window, jumping out a window, traffic accident, workshop, female slaps male, nurse patient relationship, crying male, spoon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.0
 3K
India (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Heinzi Boesel and Kurt Fellner are two Austrian health inspectors forced to work together, traveling through Austria. Over time a beautiful friendship evolves between the odd couple who couldn't stand each other initially; a friendship that ...
Style: realistic, humorous, dark humor, semi serious, touching
Plot: friendship, bribery, cards, dialect, cancer, friends, odd couple, unfulfillment, reluctant partners, hopes, romance, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.4
 217K
The Bucket List (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Corporate billionaire Edward Cole and working class mechanic Carter Chambers are worlds apart. At a crossroads in their lives, they share a hospital room and discover they have two things in common: a desire to spend the time they have left doing ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, inspirational, compassionate ...
Plot: journey, terminal illness, elderly, follow your dream, adventure, friendship, unlikely friendships, human spirit, golden years, millionaire, mechanic, dying ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: himalaya, taj mahal, usa, africa, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Chinese Take-Out (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A comedy that chronicles a chance encounter between Robert and a Chinese named Jun who wanders lost through the city of Buenos Aires in search of his uncle after being assaulted by a taxi driver and his henchmen.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, collector, odd couple, communication problem, loner, immigrants, society, language barrier, chinese, cow, friends, nail ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Life Must Go On (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When cancer-stricken alcoholic actor discovers he's only got 3 months to live, he decides to change his life and reconcile with his estranged daughter.
Plot: cancer, parent child relationship, father daughter reunion, father daughter conflict, death, alcoholic, reconciliation, clown, terminal illness, father daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 7.2
 9K
Paddleton (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship between two misfit neighbors becomes an unexpectedly emotional journey when the younger man is diagnosed with terminal cancer.
Style: sentimental, touching, psychological, sincere
Plot: cancer, male friendship, terminal illness, best friend, friendship, medication, dying, neighbor, life philosophy, destiny, tragedy, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Distinguished Citizen (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After refusing big and prestigious awards all over the world, Mr. Mantovani, Literature Nobel Prize winner, accepts an invitation to visit his hometown in Argentina, which has been the inspiration for all of his books. It turns out that accepting ...
Plot: cemetery, travel, man with glasses, argument, female nudity, hotel, airport, speech, book, nobel prize, interview, friendship ...
Place: barcelona spain, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Mr. Know-It-All (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A football coach afraid of commitment has to take care of his nephew with Asperger's Syndrome.
Plot: autism, asperger's syndrome, supermarket, soccer, coach, shower, bare breasts, female nudity, soccer coach, seaside, telephone conversation, telephone call ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.1
 892
Sexual Life (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Disparate individuals rationalize their infidelities.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, infidelity, looking for sex, sexual relations, singleness, dishonesty, womanizer, love and romance, introspection, battle of the sexes, sex, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Up the Mountain (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Hugo, Stan and Bérénice grew up together then grew apart. They were inseparable. Fifteen years later, they meet again as adults. But life has been tough on them. Will they reignite the crazy sparks of their childhood ?
Plot: escape, cigarette smoking, confession, fire, death, bare breasts, funeral, cafe, childhood friend, rowboat, snowing, van ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Terms of Endearment (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Aurora and Emma are mother and daughter who march to different drummers. Beginning with Emma's marriage, Aurora shows how difficult and loving she can be. The movie covers several years of their lives as each finds different reasons to go on ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, cancer, terminal illness, loss of daughter, opposites attract, astronaut, single mother, dishonesty, getting along, free spirited, unsupportive parent, hunt down ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 50s, 60s, 40s ...
Place: texas, louisiana, usa, new york, houston texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
One Week and a Day (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When Eyal finishes the week of mourning for his late son, his wife urges him to return to their routine but instead he gets high with a young neighbor and sets out to discover that there are still things in his life worth living for.
Plot: hospital, cemetery, texting, death, funeral, neighbor, cannabis, cancer, pot smoking, knocking on a door, neighbor neighbor relationship, kitten ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%