Movies like Fifty

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Fifty (2015)
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Fifty (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Nigeria
Duration: 101 min.
Story: FIFTY captures a few pivotal days in the lives of four Nigeria women at the pinnacle of their careers. Meet Tola, Elizabeth, Maria and Kate four friends forced at midlife to take inventory of their personal lives, while juggling careers and family against the sprawling backdrops of the upper middle-class neighbourhoods of Ikoyi and Victoria Island in Lagos. They live and work in the resurgent, ever-bustling, 24-hour megacity of Lagos, the commercial capital of Africa's biggest and most vibrant economy.
Plot: african, boyfriend, doctor's office

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Most similar movies to Fifty

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and romantic films with plots about boyfriend, love and romance, couples, love, romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship and fall in love mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Fifty: Half of a Yellow Sun (2013), Hope Eternal (2008), The Boyfriend (2012), We Are the Children (1987), Alma gitana (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Half of a Yellow Sun (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Nigeria, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An epic love story: Olanna and Kainene are glamorous twins, living a privileged city life in newly independent 1960s Nigeria. The two women make very different choices of lovers, but rivalry and betrayal must be set aside as their lives are swept up ...
Style: thought provoking, bleak, captivating, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: genocide, against humanity, political unrest, revolution, rebellion, life is a bitch, fall in love, hopes, wartime life, evacuation, village, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: nigeria, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.5
 18
Hope Eternal (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After the violent death of her Welsh rugby-loving doctor boyfriend in the country's civil war, a Malagasy nurse working at a child hospice in Congo makes a pilgrimage to Wales to sprinkle his ashes on the turf of the Millennium Stadium.
Plot: nurse, rugby, christianity, african, human trafficking, ashes, welsh
Place: congo, africa, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Boyfriend (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Story: Lily is a young woman stuck in a violent relationship with James whom she no longer loves. After several years of physical abuse, Lily has now become a silent and obedient victim who’s everyday task is to please James and submit to his demands and ...
Style: captivating, romantic
Plot: domestic violence, violence against women, boyfriend, violence, social issues, social problems, couple relations, power relations, relationships, psycho, romantic relationship, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
We Are the Children (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A doctor and a photo-journalist try to help famine victims in Africa.
Plot: fall in love, doctor, love, news report, african, journalist, refugee, reporter, american abroad, village, civil war, mission ...
Place: africa, ethiopia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 5.4
 105
Alma gitana (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young man who wants to become a professional dancer falls in love with a gypsy girl and gets in conflict with her totally different cultural background. But love can overcome these differences..
Style: inter cultural, multicultural
Plot: race, african, tradition versus modernity, immigration, racism, illegal immigration, gypsy, racial discrimination, racist, discrimination, racial slur, culture clash ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.4
 256
The Dagger (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Banafsheh, a young prostitute who has fled with a man to the seaside in hope of starting a new life has to return to her profession as she learns about the betrayal of her lover. Penniless and emotionally broken, she also has to bear with the taunts ...
Plot: drug traffic, class society, ex prostitute, espionage, brothel, fight, marriage, revenge, lie, chauffeur, speech impediment, compulsive liar ...
Time: 70s
Place: tehran iran, iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.6
 38
Sundome New (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Hideo's a nerd and a virgin, and he's probably going to stay that way. But when a hot new girl joins his class, he falls for her hard.
Plot: japanese schoolgirl, nerd, japanese girl, school, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, girl, schoolgirl, erection, girlfriend, boyfriend, high school, sexy teenager ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.3
 35
Kabala (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mali, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When an elderly man reveals that his son Hammala (Modibo Traore) is the illegitimate son of a purported witch, the ugly side of social customs rears its head. Shunned by the community, an ashamed Hammala leaves the village, only to return four years ...
Plot: ritual, magic spell, love, rock, father son relationship, wedding, fire, old man, illegitimate son, cholera, arranged marriage, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 5.3
 49K
After (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young woman falls for a guy with a dark secret and the two embark on a rocky relationship.
Style: romantic, sexy, light, emotional, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: teen romance, love, college, opposites attract, teenage boy, fall in love, teenage love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, virgin, teenage girl, couples, first sexual experience ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.5
 31K
The Edukators (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Three activists cobble together a kidnapping plot after they encounter a businessman in his home.
Style: thought provoking, sentimental, psychological, philosophical, twists and turns ...
Plot: love triangle, rebel, debt, rebelliousness, boyfriend, friends, rebellion, vandalism, jealousy, businessman, unlikely criminals, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2004, year 1968
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Black Panther: The Story of Emilie and Jacob (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 79 min.
Story: After many years apart, Emilie (26) meets her brother Jakob (22) again. She not only shares her sadness about the loss of their parents with him, but also a secret... It is Emilie's wish to arrange the sale of their jointly inherited holiday ...
Style: captivating, melancholic, psychological, sentimental, romantic ...
Plot: brother sister incest, sex with sister, incestuous desire, brother sister sex, incest, infidelity, obsession, brother sister relationship, moral dilemma, sex scene, forbidden love, family problems ...
Place: alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Till My Heartaches End (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The moment these two saw each other at the café, they couldn’t take their eyes off each other. Their attraction was apparent and it seemed that destiny brought them together. As they got to know the other better, they found solace and comfort in ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: destiny, dating, love and romance, relationships, love affair, couple relations, introvert, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romantic relationship, fall in love, love story ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Warm December (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Widower Dr. Matt Younger and his daughter go to London for a month of dirt-bike racing. While there, Dr. Younger is surprised by finding himself attracted to Catherine, a charming but elusive woman who seems to have some mysterious men following ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching, surprise ending
Plot: romance, bittersweet, power relations, family relations, couples, fall in love, doctors and patients, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, life is a bitch, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Christmas Homecoming (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A military widow, whose faith in Christmas has lapsed, rents an apartment to a handsome Army Captain, recovering from an injury in battle, and whose faith in Christmas is inspirational. As they team up to save the town’s military museum with a ...
Style: sweet, uplifting, feel good, romantic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: christmas, military, christmas eve, second chance, new love, fall in love, society, transformation, small town, change of heart, love and romance, grieving ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Mountains May Depart (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, France, Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The life of Tao, and those close to her, is explored in three different time periods: 1999, 2014, and 2025.
Style: splatter
Plot: oedipus complex, miner, wedding, ambitious man, river, gas station, missing mother, train, accident, attack, celebration, father daughter relationship ...
Time: year 2014, near future, year 1999
Place: sydney australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.1
 2K
Bare (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman's friendship with a drug-dealing drifter evolves into a lesbian romance.
Style: psychological, realistic, emotional, captivating
Plot: lesbian relationship, coming of age, self discovery, seduction, drugs, female protagonist, naivete, strip club, arrest, small town, love and romance, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.4
 36K
Keith (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Natalie (Elisabeth Harnois) is high school royalty, but her queen bee status falls apart when she falls for the new guy at school. Although Keith (Jesse McCartney) ignores her at first, they soon become friends -- even though Natalie suspects that ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, bad ending, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, opposites attract, first love, teen romance, terminal illness, teenage life, love, high school, romance, fall in love, youth, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Children of the Mountain (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Georgia, Ghana
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Against the picturesque Ghanaian backdrop, Children of the Mountain is an honest exploration of a mother’s will in the face of much adversity. When her baby is born with a cleft lip, cerebral palsy, and Down syndrome, Essuman is led to believe ...
Plot: help, african, women, disability, children, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Falling for Vermont (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Bestselling author Angela Young needs to get away from the media circus surrounding her book, but her boyfriend/manager Brad is too busy making deals to listen. Determined to take a break, Angela pulls a disappearing act and drives off to see the ...
Style: touching, feel good, sweet, romantic, sincere
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: amnesia, single father, memory loss, doctors, adaptation, new life, male female relationship, fall in love, parents and children, family values, father son relationship, transformation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vermont, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.0
 517
Moonlit Winter (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The arrival of an intimate letter prompts a young woman to bring her mother on vacation to a small Japanese town, where someone special resides.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: first love, mother, winter, love letter, secret, love interest, female female relationship, teenager, women, sexuality, lgbt, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: japan, hokkaido, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Straight From the Heart (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jordan Donavan, a photographer in New York, is so disappointed when after five years of going steady Edward Morgan offers her not marriage but just to move in with him, that she accepts the match-making arranged via a magazine by her female friend ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, fish out of water, love and romance, couples, romance, relationships, marriage proposal, male female relationship, love story, couple relations, tragic love, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wyoming, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 744
Cupid & Cate (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cate has a small boutique where she sells vintage clothes. She is dating some snob whose mother thinks that Cate is a second class citizen because of her line of work. Harry meets Cate and they fall in love instantly. Francesca is a doctor who finds ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: looking for love, fall in love, love and romance, romance, family relations, breakup, family problems, couples, couple relations, human spirit, male female relationship, misfit ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.7
 4K
Mrs Dalloway (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 97 min.
Story: As society hostess Clarissa Dalloway prepares for another of her legendary parties, she finds herself haunted by figures and scenes from her passionate adolescence.
Style: talky, atmospheric, gloomy, psychological, touching ...
Plot: old love, love triangle, romance, couples, strong female presence, couple relations, haunted by the past, social differences, love and romance, society, hopes, gender ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, victorian era, 19th century, post world war one ...
Place: england, london, india, europe, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Blissfully Yours (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The story of a love affair that begins during a picnic on the Thai-Burmese border.
Style: sexy, sincere, touching, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: jungle, explicit sex, picnic, romance, forbidden love, immigrants, countryside, on the road, sensuality, factory, infidelity, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, burma, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.6
 48K
Last Night (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story follows a married couple, apart for a night while the husband takes a business trip with a colleague to whom he's attracted. While he's resisting temptation, his wife encounters her past love.
Style: melancholic, thought provoking, twists and turns, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: infidelity, adultery, cheating wife, temptation, love and romance, husband wife relationship, old love, ex couple relations, moral dilemma, lovers reunited, couple relations, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, philadelphia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.5
 1K
Harry + Max (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two brothers, 23 and 16, who are both teen idols, come to terms with their dysfunctional family past and deep affection for each other.
Style: captivating, serious, emotional, touching, sexy ...
Plot: gay, dysfunctional family, siblings relations, incest, teenage life, sexual relations, gender, family relations, lifestyle, romance, alcohol abuse, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Brokeback Mountain (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Two modern-day cowboys meet on a shepherding job in the summer of '63, the two share a raw and powerful summer together that turns into a lifelong relationship conflicting with the lives they are supposed to live.
Style: emotional, melancholic, touching, sexy, sincere ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, homosexuality, closeted homosexual, homosexual, forbidden love, gay romance, first gay sexual experience, gays and lesbians, gay slur, male nudity, gay sex ...
Time: 60s, 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1963
Place: wyoming, usa, texas, new york, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.0
 224
Clover (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Saya Suzuki (Emi Takei) is an ordinary employee working at a hotel. She falls in love with her elite boss Susumu Tsuge (Tadayoshi Okura). Through their romance, Saya Suzuki grows as a person.
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: employer employee relationship, co worker co worker relationship, marriage proposal, business, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dating, boss, supervisor, love and romance, love affair, couple relations, relationships ...
Place: paris france, mount fuji
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
 2K
Coming Out (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: East Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Reportedly the first film to come out of East Germany to deal openly with gay issues. Philipp, a closeted teacher is dating a female collegue to keep up appearances. One night, by 'accident' he stumbles into a gay bar, meets and promptly ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, touching, psychological ...
Plot: coming out, gay, gays and lesbians, love triangle, gay teenager, teacher, sexuality, gay relationship, gay cruising, gay teacher, bittersweet, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: east berlin, germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.1
 36K
Sex and Lucia (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, serious, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, porn, explicit sex, lust, strong sexual content, waitress, erection, island, hopes, lifestyle, starting over, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid, malta
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%