Movies like Grandmothers and Grandchildren

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Grandmothers and Grandchildren (1969)
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Grandmothers and Grandchildren (1969)
Original name: Didedebi da shvilishvilebi
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: school, village, fight, world war two, happiness, city, best friend, post war, boy, single father, girl, stepmother, friend, countryside, grandmother grandson relationship, urban setting

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Most similar movies to Grandmothers and Grandchildren

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, realistic, serious and feel good films with plots about girl, school, family relations, boy, friendship, children and father son relationship mostly in Drama, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like Grandmothers and Grandchildren: Back Home (TV Movie) (1989), Big Green Valley (1967), Negerkys og labre larver (1987), Anton (1996), Hugo and Josephine (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Back Home (TV Movie) (1989)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: During World War II, young Rusty was sent to America for safety. It's now five years later and the spunky redhead returns to her native England. From the family she hardly remembers to snobby classmates and rule-filled boarding schools, Rusty ...
Plot: world war two, boarding school, little brother, boy, scaffold, cigarette smoking, dancing, redhead, fainting, friendship, sneaking out, redhead girl ...
Time: year 1945, 1940s
Place: britain, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Big Green Valley (1967)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of geologists discover oil under the fields where Sosana, the aged and anachronistic father, raises his herd with his unhappy wife, her friend and his growing boy with whom he displays a wonderful rapport. The land is invaded by big ...
Plot: shepherd, livestock, oil, geologist, son, mountain, village, job, husband wife relationship, family relations, love triangle, solitude ...
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90%
Negerkys og labre larver (1987)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Dette er en historie om to piger på 11 år. Nana, som har en hund, men som egentlig bare drømmer om være en anset ballerina, og Conny, der er tvunget til at gå til ballet, men som har et brændende ønske om at være berømt dyrlæge. Hvad vil ...
Plot: best friend, supernatural power, girl, child molestation, friendship, candy, hospital, male female relationship, family relations, parents, friend, party ...
Place: denmark
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86%
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Anton (1996)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Anton is 10 years old. Anton's father was a jet fighter pilot who died in an accident. Anton's mother told Anton that his father is flying angels around in heaven. Anton is obsessed with aeroplanes (his bedroom is full of models and ...
Plot: bed wetting, airplane, model airplane, father son relationship, schoolboy, girl, biplane, children, boy, school, death, classroom ...
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Hugo and Josephine (1967)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Josefin is a six year old girl who lives isolated in the countryside, where her father is a priest. She has no friends until she meets Hugo. He is a carefree boy who rather walk in the forest than goes to school. Together with the gardener they make ...
Plot: gardener, countryside, best friend, classroom, nature, harmonica, bottle, barn, egg, boy girl relationship, barefoot, forest ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Beginning of a Story (1988)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A story about one summer from the life of 7 years old Marin.
Plot: bathtub, female nudity, girl, bathing, swimming, butt naked, nudity (full frontal - brief), brother sister relationship, undressing, urination, nude bathing, island ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Alan & Naomi (1992)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Naomi, a young refugee from Nazi-occupied Paris, moves into Alan Silverman’s building in New York, he does his best to avoid her. But despite Naomi's strange behavior and the language barrier, they slowly develop a deep and touching ...
Style: psychological, sentimental, sincere, emotional, touching ...
Plot: world war two, haunted by the past, friendship, family relations, post traumatic stress disorder, dealing with death, misfit, against humanity, youth, battles, friends, coming of age ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1944
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Blind Bird (1963)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A young boy and his grandfather, while on a bird-banding trip in a marsh, discover a young, blind pelican. They bring the bird home, and the boy learns to care for it, hand-feeding it fish and even bringing it to school when there is no one else at ...
Plot: x ray, surgeon, hospital, little boy, city, blindness, black cat, pelican, compassion, train, doctor, teacher ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Whiz Kid and the Mystery at Riverton (1974)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A 13-year-old brainiac invents an ingenious listening device, which he uses to bring a crooked city official and his pals to justice
Plot: walkie talkie, classroom, small town, brother sister relationship, schoolboy, town hall, kidnapping, paperboy, child in peril, teacher, listening device, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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I See the Sun (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In Georgia during WWII Zurikela, an orphan boy, meets Khatia, a blind girl, and vows to help her to see again.
Plot: female director, russian, soldier, wounded soldier, blind girl, world war two, death, jealousy, eyesight, hopes, mentally challenged, aunt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The White Caravan (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Martia, an experienced shepherd together with others is moving his herd to the winter pastures. The life of the shepherds is mundane and complex to the extent that even a minor mistake is fraught with serious consequences. Martia’s older son ...
Plot: mountain, regret, urban setting, wind, herd, city, new life, countryside, lost, manager, storm, hurricane ...
Place: georgia (former ussr), caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Baduk (1992)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A boy and his sister are abducted from the streets of Tehran and sold into slavery.
Plot: urban setting, rescue, search, drugs, smuggler, slave trader, cigarette smoking, pirate ship, loss of mother, girl, truck, brother sister relationship ...
Place: iran, saudi arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Sally Marshall Is Not an Alien (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young girl obsessed with watching the heavens bets her telescope with the local bully that their oddly acting new neighbours are not aliens from outer space.
Plot: suburbs, girl, tolerance, brother sister relationship, loner, investigation, bet, hung upside down, boy, star gazing, stranger, helmet ...
Place: adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Amy (1981)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman leaves her husband after the death of her child to teach deaf children how to speak. Her own child was deaf and although she has no formal training she successfully teaches one boy.
Style: contemplative, feel good, touching, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: school, dedicated educator, power relations, rise and fall, youth, downfall, hopes, misfit, mute or deaf, ambition, family relations, disability ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Bridge to Terabithia (1985)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Jess Aarons and new girl Leslie Burke create a world of their own and call it Terabithia and pretend to be the king and queen. They return to their magical kingdom every day after school.
Plot: drawing, bereavement, school, first love, puppy, boy, race, forest, cat, imagination, desperation, new neighbor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Rubber Tarzan (1981)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ivan is a very lonely 8 year boy who is bullied almost every day in school. Even his father taunts him because Ivan litteraly is a weakling (That should explain the title Rubber Tarzan). As a result of this Ivan spends a lot of his time on ...
Plot: loneliness, father son relationship, children, boy, bully, school, family relations, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Carrie's War (2004)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Carrie's War is an adaptation of a 1973 children's novel by Nina Bawden, set during the Second World War and following two evacuees, Carrie and her younger brother Nick.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: evacuation, world war two, life is a bitch, wartime life, teenage life, escapades, family relations, friendship, youth, family, forceful separation, war ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: wales, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Wonder (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The story of August Pullman – a boy with facial differences – who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.
Style: inspirational, uplifting, sincere, thought provoking, touching
Plot: bullying, middle school, school, happy ending, friendship, father son relationship, family, mask, family relations, deformity, child, fight ...
Place: coney island brooklyn new york city, new york, pennsylvania, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Elementary (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Florence is a school teacher devoted to her students. When she encounters young Sacha, a child with problems, she will do everything she can to help him, even to the point of neglecting her own children, her own life, and of questioning her ...
Plot: teacher, school, inspiration, delivery man, restaurant, elementary school, dog, saleswoman, female protagonist, rabbit, kiss, restaurant kitchen ...
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50%
The Case of the Witch Who Wasn't (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two girl pen pals and a simple summer in the country. They befriend a woman rumored to be a witch, and end up as amateur detectives when her pet pig is stolen.
Plot: countryside, friendship, robbery, pen pal, thief, girl, pig, friend, theft
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50%
Where is the Friend's Home? (1987)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An 8 year old boy must return his friend's notebook he took by mistake, lest his friend be punished by expulsion from school.
Style: realistic, serious, feel good, touching, enigmatic ...
Plot: family relations, village life, village, social relations, power relations, new wave, human nature, teachers and students, self discovery, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, on the road ...
Time: 80s
Place: iran, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A French Lesson (1978)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Actions of the movie occurred in Post-WWII years in small village. Mother with three children. Father was lost in the war, like many other. 11-year old son rather smart boy is main help in housekeeping. But here was primary school only, and he was ...
Plot: village, mother, son, widow, school, teacher, boss
Time: post world war two
Place: soviet union, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Alabama Moon (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After the unexpected death of his survivalist father, an eleven year old boy raised in the Alabama wilderness must learn how to make a home in the modern world.
Style: realistic, touching, exciting, serious, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, best friend, friendship, family, orphan, life turned upside down, father son relationship, boarding school life, boy, father daughter relationship, survival, adventurer ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: alabama, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Audrey's Rain (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jean Smart and Richard Gilliland star in "Audrey's Rain" for Hallmark. Jean plays Aunt Audrey, who took in her sister's two kids after her sister's recent suicide.
Plot: memory, grave, children, spinster, cemetery, water, visiting a grave, prank, niece, funeral, picnic, little boy ...
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47%
The Color of Paradise (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story revolves around a blind boy named Mohammed who is released from his special school in Tehran for summer vacation. His father, shamed and burdened by Mohammed's blindness, arrives late to pick him up and then tries to convince the ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: poverty, blind character, orphan, blindness, shame, father son relationship, village, family relations, bittersweet, parents and children, family disapproval, vacation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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A Piggy Tale (1991)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Story: Dolly, a lovely, adorable little girl from the mountain region. Due to the death of her parents, she was sent to her parents' friend, Mrs. Chu's care. When Dolly and her mini pig playmate, Guava, first came to Taipei, they brought a great ...
Plot: animal, surrogate family, death of mother, death of father, friend, husband wife relationship, orphan, search, girl, animals, family relations, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
13 Never Again! (1996)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Norway
Duration: 77 min.
Story: 13-year old Rikke sees Bea, the new girl in her class, as a challenge. After an endurance test to find which of them can lie longer in a circle of flames, they become friends. However, as a result of some unfortunate truths and half-truths, the ...
Plot: cross dressing, friendship, teenage boy, school, coming of age, male objectification, female nudity, dressing room, male nudity, grownups, nudity (full frontal - brief), puberty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Western (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Bulgaria, Austria
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A group of German construction workers set out for a foreign construction site in the Bulgarian province. The strange country awakens adventure feelings among the men. At the same time, they are confronted with their prejudices and mistrust. For two ...
Plot: fight, countryside, migration, poverty, village, water shortage, construction worker, construction, german abroad, tobacco, quarry, sex scene ...
Place: eastern europe, bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Gikor (1982)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A village boy meets his tragic fate when he is sent to the city to work for a rich trader.
Plot: boy, family relations, armenian, father son relationship
Time: 19th century
Place: armenia, caucasus, tbilisi, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Little Crumb (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The film is based on the popular Dutch childrens book by Chris van Abkoude. In a Dutch port in 1921 lives a 10-year-old orphan boy known to everyone simply as Little Crumb (Ruud Feltkamp). His poverty-stricken mother Lize van Dien (Thekla Reuten) ...
Plot: female director, adoptive mother, family relations, hopes, father son relationship, orphanage, harbor, street life, pianist, orphan, hit by a car, friendship ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%