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Back to Mom's (2016)
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Back to Mom's (2016)
Original name: Retour chez ma mère
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: At 40, Stephanie loses her job and is forced to move back in with her mother. She is welcomed with open arms to the joys of overheated apartment, Francis Cabrel playing on loop, Scrabble games and precious motherly advice on how to behave at the table and live her life.
Style: captivating
Plot: mother, single mother, divorce, mother daughter relationship, widow, unemployment, job seeking, lovers, unemployed, lack of money, parents and children, family life, getting home, mother and daughter, living together, family, kids and family, financial problem, money problems, business, friendship, party, job, architect, architecture ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, humorous, entertaining and semi serious films with plots about family relations, parents and children, mother daughter relationship, family, family life, husband wife relationship and relationships mostly in Drama, Comedy and Music genres. Some movies like Back to Mom's: The Only Mother (2002), A Happy Event (2011), No Filter (2019), I Got Life! (2017), Dad in Training (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Only Mother (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story evolves around the ups and downs of being a single mother, Ina the main protaganist. Her three husbands leave her with 12 children and a financial problems that she needs to shoulder. Simple plot with a hilarious cast. Packed with laughs ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, light, funny
Plot: mother, female protagonist, parent child relationship, single parent, motherhood, sibling rivalry, parenthood, single mother, family problems, family relations, parents and children, kids and family ...
Place: the philippines
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95%
A Happy Event (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: She drove me into a corner, then forced me to go beyond my limits. She made me confront the absolute: love, sacrifice, tenderness, abandonment. She dislocated me, transformed me. Why didn't anyone warn me? Why doesn't anyone ever talk ...
Style: realistic, sincere, semi serious, humorous, sexy
Audience: girls' night, date night, family outing
Plot: babies and infants, breast feeding, pregnancy, family relations, husband wife relationship, couples, family life, couple relations, childbirth, life turned upside down, disorder, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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No Filter (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Beatrice celebrates with her family the release of her book: she tells about the accident of her husband Frederic. He became blind and without filter - always so funny and seductive, he is totally unpredictable. But this book, hymn-to-life, will ...
Style: light, captivating, humorous, sincere
Plot: blind man, friendship, husband wife relationship, romance, adaptation, hopes, destiny, couples, couple relations, love, disorder, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
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63%
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I Got Life! (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Aurore has separated, just lost her job and learns that she is going to be a grandmother.
Style: entertaining, captivating, romantic, uplifting, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love, mother daughter conflict, mother daughter relationship, pregnant daughter, dating, female protagonist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fired from the job, female friendship, pregnancy, family relations, mother and daughter ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Dad in Training (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Following the breakdown of his marriage, a self-involved man begins to embrace fatherhood.
Style: captivating, entertaining, light, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, divorce, parents and children, father, single parent, humour, family relations, relationships, fatherhood, parenthood, family ...
Place: paris france
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62%
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Pieces of Me (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crazy father old before his time, a tyrannical, sick mother, a sister who disappeared four years ago and me, Erell, who films everything, all the time... A fine family portrait. I live in the same town I've always lived in. You're born ...
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: youth, parents and children, teenage life, family life, coming of age, bittersweet, unfulfillment, mother daughter relationship, illness, sister sister relationship, friendship, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Felicità (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Tommy, 11 years old, is on the road again with her eccentric parents. This time, her freshly out-of-jail father has promised her: she won't miss the first school-day of the term! That was before her dad stole a sports car, her mother ...
Style: entertaining, semi serious, disturbing, satirical, captivating
Plot: college student, satire, escapades, husband wife relationship, parents and children, family, kids and family, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Mom Squad (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: New mother Line is living the high life in Hong Kong with husband Bjørn when she discovers that he has been unfaithful to her with their Filipino nanny, so Line takes her baby son and heads back to her old hometown in southern Funen.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: motherhood, infidelity, nanny, divorce, family life, family relations, parents and children, father son relationship, male female relationship, kids and family, mother daughter relationship, fatherhood ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Jealous (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A divorced teacher suddenly becomes jealous of everyone, including her daughter, friends and neighbors.
Style: disturbing, humorous, psychological, captivating
Plot: female teacher, jealous woman, jealousy, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, female friendship, relationship problems, family problems, relationships, family, family relations, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Mariages! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ils ont 25 ans et se marient aujourd'hui.Ils ont 35 ans, se sont unis il y a dix ans et se déchirent aujourd'hui.Ils ont 45 ans, se sont déchirés il y a dix ans et tentent aujourd'hui de se réconcilier...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: midlife crisis, obsession, crumbling marriage, love affair, impossible love, lifestyle, love and romance, lovers reunited, family gatherings, wooing, couples, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Girl from Paris (2001)
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: realistic, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
Plot: isolation, starting over, friendship, fish out of water, love and romance, odd couple, elderly, hopes, disorder, couple relations, lifestyle change, cultural difference ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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CODA (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: As a CODA (Child of Deaf Adults), Ruby is the only hearing person in her deaf family. When the family's fishing business is threatened, Ruby finds herself torn between pursuing her love of music and her fear of abandoning her parents.
Style: thought provoking, sad, sincere, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: sign language, deaf, mute or deaf, family relations, teenager, coming of age, family, deafness, women, parents and children, female singer, moral dilemma ...
Time: 2020s, 21st century
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Mothers of the Bride (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jenna is getting married, her mother is delighted until Jenna announces she wants to find her birth mother.
Style: captivating, light, entertaining
Plot: mother, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, search for mother, male female relationship, uncover truth, married couple, family, couple relations, parents and children, foster home, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The List of My Desires (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When the little haberdasher Arras discovers she's won 18 million in the lottery and can now afford anything she wants, she has only one fear: losing the small joys of life made simple it cherishes above all. But fate is obstinate, and this is ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious
Plot: lottery winner, lottery, life turned upside down, introspection, couple relations, couples, crumbling marriage, new life, husband wife relationship, love, female friendship, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Fatherhood (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A widowed new dad copes with doubts, fears, heartache and dirty diapers as he sets out to raise his daughter on his own.
Style: humorous, sincere, captivating, inspirational, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: single father, fatherhood, parenthood, child, father daughter relationship, father, family relations, family, single parent, kids and family, parents and children, father and daughter ...
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Like Mother, Like Daughter (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An attention-craving mother nearing 50, unemployed and living with her pregnant daughter and son-in-law, suddenly finds herself with child, too...
Style: thought provoking, humorous, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Plot: pregnancy, mother daughter relationship, pregnant woman, family dinner, in laws, hospital, awkwardness, childbirth, family problems, pregnant daughter, mother and daughter, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.9
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Dad for Rent (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A unemployed father, due to his laziness, is supported by his wife. Their daughter decides to put their lazy dad up for rent on a secondhand site.
Style: humorous, funny, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: father and daughter, parents and children, father daughter relationship, family relations, financial problem, money problems, family, relationship problems, humour, relationships, family problems, daughter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
See You in Valhalla (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After the bizarre death of her brother, Johana Burwood must return home after four years, to face her strange siblings, her out of touch father and her very touchy past.
Style: captivating, disturbing, humorous, psychological
Plot: brother sister relationship, family problems, parents and children, brother brother relationship, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, family relations, family secret, family, relationships, secret past, relationship problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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I Feel Good (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: He’s lived for too long off his parents. It’s time for 40-year-old slacker Jacques to get by on his own. One-time gigolo and a borderline bum, he knows what he wants – to become rich and famous. He even has a business plan: tourism combined ...
Style: light, humorous, feel good, captivating
Plot: midlife crisis, slacker, unemployment, capitalism, loser, physical appearance, escapades, brother sister relationship, liberation theology, communism, entrepreneurship, ambitious man ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
My Piece of the Pie (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: France, a factory worker, lives with her three daughters in Dunkirk. The factory where she worked has been closed, leaving France and all of her workmates without a job. She decides to go to Paris to look for work. There she finds a cleaning job at ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: unemployment, power relations, social differences, culture clash, working class, maid, society, life is a bitch, job seeking, rich and poor, speculation, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, paris france, london, europe, dunkirk
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Summer House (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A large and beautiful property on the French Riviera. A place that seems out of time and sheltered from the rest of the world. Anna goes there with her daughter for a few days of vacation. Amidst her family, friends and the house staff, Anna has to ...
Style: entertaining, psychological, satirical, disturbing, captivating
Plot: family relations, breakup, family, relationships, family problems, parents and children, social problems, lifestyle change, living together, satire, filmmaker, female protagonist ...
Place: french riviera, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
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Lucia's Grace (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This is the story of Lucia, a young woman who has to take care of her teenager daughter all by herself working for an architectural firm. When she has to do an evaluation of a land, she finds out there is something off. This is a movie about a ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: single mother, architect, corruption, inspector, relationship vs career, employer employee relationship, moral dilemma, relationships, single parent, family relations, relationship problems, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Me and My Sister (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A story of two sisters, one from the country with simpler attitudes who comes to stay for a short while with her sophisticated sister who lives in the big city.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: sibling relationship, dull life, family relations, breaking point, parents and children, sibling rivalry, husband wife relationship, sister sister relationship, living together, family problems, lifestyle change, sisters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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18 Years Later (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marie (and her three fathers) are taking A-levels. Marie passes. She spends the summer in the country with her mother, Sylvia, who has returned from America with her Californian husband who has two sons. Marie falls in and out of love for the first ...
Style: entertaining, sincere, semi serious, captivating
Plot: male female relationship, coming of age, dating, family relations, father and daughter, parents and children, family life, parent child relationship, love affair, mother daughter relationship, kids and family, couple relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Mothers and Daughters (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Interwoven stories of what it is to be a mom seen through the lens of photographer Rigby Gray.
Style: touching, captivating, sincere, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, mother daughter conflict, mother, daughter, holiday, mother and daughter, pregnant woman, estrangement, money problems, rock band, pregnancy, paternity revealed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The One I Love (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Isabelle est une trentenaire célibataire (depuis qu'elle est divorcée). Elle est belle, sexy, drôle, émouvante, intelligente... Irrésistible ! Elle est numéro 2 d'un journal qu'elle a créé avec Brice son partenaire et ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: jealousy, mother son relationship, family problems, love story, relationships, divorced mother, relationship problems, love affair, mother and son, divorced parents, husband wife relationship, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Actrices (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Comédienne hantée par son rôle de Nathalia Petrovna, l'héroïne de la pièce de Tourguéniev Un Mois à la campagne qu'elle répète difficilement, Marcelline tente de noyer ses angoisses dans une piscine sur un air de Glenn Miller. ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, psychological, captivating, talky ...
Plot: unfulfillment, midlife crisis, actor's life, family relations, theatre director, lifestyle, theater, parents and children, rivalry, friendship, single, childlessness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Your Only Mother: This Is The Last! (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A few months after Ina left the position as the President of the Philippines, she is back in the media limelight as she releases a book of her life in her journey as a mother to her children and as a mother to the people of the Philippines. Ina now ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, parody, queer cinema
Plot: mother, motherhood, parent child relationship, female protagonist, illness, death, family feud, anxiety, family, family problems, family relations, parents and children ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Kept and Dreamless (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, France, Netherlands, Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Florence, a young irresponsible mother and her precocious daughter, Eugenia, have an unusual relationship. The roles between the two are reversed. Florence is totally inept at caring for a daughter, whereas Eugenia, only 10 years old, shows maturity ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, emotional, humorous ...
Plot: abortion, drug use, dysfunctional family, youth, pregnancy, family relations, precocious child, single parent, child as adult, grandmother granddaughter relationship, pregnant woman, drug dealer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
All inclusive (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After finding out that her husband cheated on her, Lise and her two daughters Ditte and Sigrid decides to go on vacation to Malta. The two sisters are very different and tries to cheer the mother up in very different ways. All inclusive is a movie ...
Style: emotional, humorous, psychological, captivating
Plot: vacation, parent child relationship, divorce, hotel, mother daughter relationship, sister sister relationship, infidelity, family relations, love, friendship, female nudity, one night stand ...
Time: 21st century
Place: denmark
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33%