Movies like Apple Garden

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Apple Garden
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An aged man falls in love with a woman refugee from Western Armenia. When his beloved dies because of his daughters, in a fury he destroys his only treasure - apple garden.
Plot: old man, garden, apple, father daughter relationship
Place: armenia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and touching films with plots about father daughter relationship, old man, father son relationship, death, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship and friendship mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Apple Garden: Certain Women (2016), A Sunday in the Country (1984), Butterfly (1999), Away from Home (2001), Three Days of Rain (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Certain Women
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The lives of four women intersect in small-town America, where each is imperfectly blazing a trail.
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Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In France, before WWI. As every Sunday, an old painter living in the country is visited by his son Gonzague, coming with his wife and his three children. Then his daugther Irene arrives. She is always in a hurry, she lives alone and does not come so ...
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Time: 1910s
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Butterfly
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 96 min.
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 6.2
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Away from Home
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After several years of numbly mourning his parents death, 26 year old Selim takes a chance on the US lottery for passports and wins. He decides to sell the family olive grove to raise enough money to live in Manhattan and to break all roots to ...
Plot: immigration, old man, passport, orphan, turkish, sea captain, journey, field, lottery, countryside, search for father, dead parents ...
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Genre: Drama
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Three Days of Rain
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 98 min.
Story: Six Anton Chekhov short stories set in modern day Cleveland during a three day rain storm.
Plot: junkie, parole officer, dessert, marital discord, disc jockey, dinner party, janitor, homeless man, exam, radio station, confrontation, pillow ...
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 83 min.
Story: Handed over to foster care by his mother—who's unwilling to give up permanent custody—the now-adolescent François understands that nothing in life is permanent, and his increasingly erratic actions reflect this knowledge.
Plot: childhood, foundling, troublemaker, underage smoking, prank, boy, marriage, death, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, brutality, adoption ...
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 7.6
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Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, bleak, sincere
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
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 7.4
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Lucky
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Follows the journey of a 90-year-old atheist and the quirky characters that inhabit his off-the-map desert town. He finds himself at the precipice of life, thrust into a journey of self-exploration.
Plot: atheist, elderly, philosophy, senior citizen, desert, crossword puzzle, spirituality, old man, violin, name calling, hugging, birthday party ...
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 7.1
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King Lear
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Don Warrington stars as the tragic monarch in this acclaimed version of the Shakespeare play recorded at the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester.
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The Artist and the Model
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Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of a famous old sculptor, weary of life and the folly of men, who finds, thanks to the arrival of a Spanish girl escaped from a refugee camp, the desire to return to work and sculpt your final work in occupied France in 1943. Model and ...
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Place: france
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System:   57%
    User:   48%
 
 7.7
 684
King Lear
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 158 min.
Story: An aging King invites disaster when he abdicates to his corrupt, toadying daughters and rejects his one loving, but honest one.
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Time Out of Mind
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Audience: date night
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King Lear
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Speakeasy
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Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Unfinished Business
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Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
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Jayne Mansfield's Car
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Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Alabama; 1969: The death of a clan's estranged wife and mother brings together two very different families. Do the scars of the past hide differences that will tear them apart, or expose truths that could lead to unexpected collisions?
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: alabama, usa
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Back When We Were Grownups
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A 53-year-old widow believes she's turned into the wrong person in this bittersweet tale based on Anne Tyler's best-seller. Beck's (Blythe Danner) plate is full: She runs a catering business and cares for her large family, but feels ...
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Father of My Children
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Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
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Place: europe, france, sweden, paris france, italy
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    User:   41%
 
Lies My Father Told Me
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Jewish boy grows up in 1920s Montreal with a grandfather who tells stories and a father who won't work.
Plot: unhappy ending, opening a door, blonde child, euphemism, lying on bed, two brothers, gate, woman in bed, father in law son in law relationship, child swearing, soda, ghetto ...
Place: canada
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    User:   42%
 
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Bemani
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman tries to escape from the much older man she was forced to marry.
Style: dark
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Heatwave
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Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman attempts to stop a redevelopment plot which she thought was the cover-up for fraud and other criminal activity.
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Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
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    User:   43%
 
 7.5
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Cordon
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A cordon seals off a section of Antwerp when a deadly virus threatens the city. People are left to their own devices which brings out the best but also the worst.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.1
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Gran Torino
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 116 min.
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Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, sincere, serious ...
Plot: friendship, redemption, prejudice, gunfight, loneliness, gang, mentor, culture clash, racism, classic car, coming of age, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   47%
 
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