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Little Secret
Original name: Pequeno Segredo
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Brazil, New Zealand
Duration: 107 min.
Plot: amazon, hiv, children, adoption
Place: new zealand, brazil
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Chronically Unfeasible
Crime, Drama
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101 min.
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Naked Childhood
Drama
France
83 min.
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and touching films with plots including children, adoption, amazon, family relations, childhood, life is a bitch and runaway themes mostly in Drama, Biography and Family genres. Some movies like Little Secret: Jungle 2 Jungle (1997), Fitzcarraldo (1982), Chronically Unfeasible (2000), Villa-Lobos: A Life of Passion (2000), The Awakening of Annie (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Jungle 2 Jungle
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, France
Duration: 105 min.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, funny, harsh, light, idiotic, remake of french film
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: jungle, family, culture clash, father son relationship, fish, parents and children, family bonds, disney, fish out of water, indians, natural disaster, divorce, misfit, children, family relations, island, catastrophe, disorder, urban, mischievous children, eccentric family, single father, mentor, nothing goes right, lone hero, family life, childhood, youth, kids and family, animals, justice, redemption, life philosophy, adaptation, happy ending, chase, first contact, lame, destiny, brutality, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), dialogue, mafia, family drama, storytelling, fight scenes, stereotypes, father-son relationship, multiple storylines
Place: new york, brazil, latin america, usa, venezuela, manhattan new york city
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System:   95%
    User:   94%
 
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Fitzcarraldo
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: West Germany, Peru
Duration: 158 min.
Style: tense, stylized, serious, offbeat, meditative, suspenseful, realistic, surreal, enigmatic, cerebral, breathtaking, exciting, harsh, reflective, talky, bleak, atmospheric, absurd, art house, interesting, dramatic, lyrical, melancholic, colourful, epic
Plot: jungle, dreams, obsession, boat, opera, follow your dream, adventure, eccentricity, insanity, obsessive quest, indians, mistaken identity, greed, storytelling, mentor, ambition, escapades, art, dialogue, paranoid, hopes, crime gone awry, god, loneliness, amazon, culture clash, catastrophe, beautiful scenery, blind ambition, existentialism, character study, german, leadership, runaway, creativity, gunfight, wilderness, human nature, life philosophy, surrealism, twists & turns, disorder, utopia, mental illness, destiny, adaptation, mozart, opera house, plantation, tribe
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: south america, latin america, peru, brazil
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System:   88%
    User:   81%
 
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Chronically Unfeasible
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 101 min.
Style: thought provoking, serious, disturbing, realistic, biting, rough
Plot: juvenile delinquency, downfall, restaurant, rich and poor, urban ghetto, down on your luck, social decay, urban ghetto life, working class, politics, injustice, campaign, fighting the system, society, state affairs, life is a bitch, contests and competitions, social differences, criminal heroes, crimes, power relations, class struggle, amazon, restaurant kitchen, indigenous people, class conflict, deforestation, countdown, leg injury, easter, dictatorship, democracy, contest, beggar, repeated scene, carnival, social injustice, bum, protest, breaking and entering, male masturbation, demonstration, middle class, armed robbery, street life, drummer, slum, blockade, safe, dead child
Time: 90s
Place: brazil, latin america, sao paulo brazil
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System:   81%
    User:   85%
 
Villa-Lobos: A Life of Passion
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Brazil
Duration: 132 min.
Plot: brazilian, composer, musician, amazon, rain forest, saxophonist, cellist, time, pianist, heart condition, childhood, memory, passion, flash forward, concert, male nudity, controversy, virginity, boy, marriage, flashback, husband wife relationship
Time: 1890s, 1900s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: brazil, new york, paris france
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System:   64%
    User:   52%
 
The Awakening of Annie
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Brazil
Duration: 106 min.
Plot: romance, shaved labia, simulated blow job, male full rear nudity, watching sex, nudist camp, amazon, nudist, shot in the stomach, cunnilingus, threatened with a knife, attempted rape, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, sex
Place: riviera, brazil
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System:   53%
    User:   60%
 
Iracema, Uma Transa Amazônica
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, West Germany, France
Duration: 90 min.
Style: road movie
Plot: amazon, deforestation, ecology, prostitution, poverty, forest, truck driver, truck
Place: brazil
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System:   52%
    User:   61%
 
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Hans Staden
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Brazil, Portugal
Duration: 92 min.
Plot: captive, cannibal, held captive, colonization, amazon rainforest, new world, amazon, body paint, native american tribe, ship, cannibalism, male nudity, female nudity, pubic hair
Time: 16th century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   58%
 
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Fly Away Home
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, uplifting, realistic, sweet, breathtaking, inspirational, dramatic, emotional, light, gloomy, scenic, melancholic, road movie
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: family, father daughter relationship, birds, single parent, young heroes, beautiful scenery, parenthood, childhood, divorce, dealing with death, children, animals, secrets, parents and children, death, death in the family, chase, storytelling, runaway, culture clash, youth, catastrophe, mentor, shampoo, ecology, goose, aviation, inventor, tragedy, rescue, earring, family problems, environmental, adoption, family relations, hospital, family drama, power relations, happy ending, wilderness, dialogue, human spirit, teaching the ways of the world, against the odds, daughter, dysfunctional family, family life, destiny, self discovery, transformation
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, new zealand
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System:   51%
    User:   59%
 
Where the River Runs Black
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: adventure, adventurer, young heroes, jungle, vengeance, escapades, heroes, feral child, priest, society, clergy, orphan, adoption, culture clash, legends and myths, amazon, missionary, murder, reincarnation, teenage life, wizards and magicians, coming of age, americana, danger, rivalry, youth, child protagonist, murder of mother, loss of mother, river, escape, revenge
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   44%
 
 5.6
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Amazon
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Finland, Brazil, France
Duration: 96 min.
Style: semi serious
Plot: jungle, adventurer, adventure, treasure hunt, love affair, culture clash, danger, escapades, tribe, survival, destiny, heist, society, indigenous, native tribe, amazon, rain forest, indian tribe, indigenous people, amazon river, life changing, ecological disaster, deforestation, environmental issue, traffic accident, gold mine, caterpillar, euthanasia, parent child relationship, runaway, mining, cultural difference, single parent, destruction, nature, wilderness, river, plane crash, robbery, gold digger, car accident, death, father daughter relationship
Time: 80s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   54%
 
The White Knights
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 112 min.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: wartime life, danger, life is a bitch, journalism, rescue, media, orphan, frenchman abroad, wounded, convoy, humanitarian, child care, french army, scam, camp, sunbathing, shooting, bribe, language barrier, bandage, child, child in peril, children, arrest, wound, argument, ladder, journalist, corruption, reporter, adoption, money, airplane, lie, nurse
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   42%
 
At Play in the Fields of the Lord
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Brazil
Duration: 189 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, thought provoking, reflective, intense, harsh, enigmatic, touching, surreal, captivating, melancholic, sad, dramatic, cerebral, meditative, scenic, emotional
Plot: culture clash, jungle, christianity, religion, christian, greed, ecology, indians, adventure, adventurer, insanity, native americans, tragedy, jesus, storytelling, god, destiny, escapades, stereotypes, islam, first contact, genocide, tribe, civilization, missionary, buddies, small town, life, redemption, existentialism, mentor, adaptation, beautiful scenery, brutality, small town life, friendship, solitude, amazon, malaria, death, danger, depression, gunfight, courage, life & death, catastrophe, atheism, idealism, philosophy, society
Time: 90s, 1960s
Place: brazil, latin america, south america, india, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   41%
 
Naked Childhood
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Plot: childhood, foundling, troublemaker, underage smoking, prank, petty thief, bed wetting, child smoking cigarette, foster child, foster home, dead cat, demonstration, black cat, working class, killing a cat, mining town, foster parent, adopted son, frustration, old man, theft, thief, bridge, polaroid, children, orphan, arrest, old woman, cat, death of mother, old photograph, brutality, adoption, death, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, boy, marriage, record player, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, student
Time: 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   51%
 
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An Angel at My Table
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: New Zealand, Australia, UK, USA
Duration: 158 min.
Style: touching, serious, reflective, sincere, realistic, compassionate, enigmatic, earnest, melancholic, inspirational, uplifting, emotional, intellectual, cerebral, meditative, harsh, breathtaking, psychological, bleak, dramatic, light, talky, artsy
Plot: insanity, book, mental illness, prodigy, childhood, storytelling, writer's life, schizophrenia, literature, mentor, writers, adolescence, life, artists and showbiz, redemption, life philosophy, art, artist, destiny, hopes, solitude, loneliness, existentialism, life & death, runaway, hospital, misfit, writing, depression, unlikely friendships, character study, creativity, teacher, mental institution, dialogue, friendship, fight scenes, honest, catastrophe, poetry, culture clash, human spirit, fantasy world, wrongfully committed, adaptation, obsession, poverty, cancer, philosophy, misdiagnosed
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new zealand, london, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   47%
 
Home for the Holidays
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Plot: christmas, aunt nephew relationship, loss of mother, aunt niece relationship, foreclosure, children, orphan, banker, happy ending, accident, holiday, small town, adoption, bank, loss of father, prank
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   38%
 
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Mango Yellow
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 103 min.
Style: serious, sexual, bleak, realistic, disturbing, gloomy
Plot: best friends, gays and lesbians, coming of age, bar, human nature, hotel, cafe, couple relations, infidelity, urban ghetto, love affair, sexual relations, down on your luck, urban ghetto life, working class, life is a bitch, love and romance, couples, redemption, gender, society, adulterous husband, poverty, vagina, labia, no panties, pubic hair, woman on top, sex, shower
Time: contemporary
Place: new zealand, texas, usa, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   43%
 
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Foster Child
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 98 min.
Plot: adoption, foster child, alley, orphanage, children, urination, toilet, hotel, shower
Place: manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   34%
 
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Rio 2
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, colourful, entertaining, melancholic, funny, harsh, clever
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, adventure, family, birds, wilderness, goofy hero, animals, talking animals, animal life, escapades, disorder, mars, creativity, parents and children, music, homecoming, kids and family, bird, family life, fish out of water, disney, catastrophe, rivalry, children, greed, family relations, environmental, storytelling, amazon rainforest, travel, audition, mentor, penguins, beautiful scenery, culture clash, runaway, childhood, dialogue, life philosophy, first contact, revenge, lone hero, natural disaster, twists & turns, vengeance, meet the parents, mad scientist, stereotypes, adaptation, transformation
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, rio de janeiro, brazil, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   38%
 
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Reaching for the Moon
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 118 min.
Style: serious, touching, captivating, realistic
Plot: writer's life, couple relations, artists and showbiz, lesbian, love and romance, couples, brazilian, gay, foe turned friend, jealous spouse, poetry, hair, poetry reading, lesbian couple, central park manhattan new york city, coup d'etat, woman in bathtub, baby girl, depression, american abroad, cat, hospital, suicide, singing in a car, jealousy, railway station, love triangle, lesbian kiss, politician, politics, adoption, train, love, drinking, park, bathtub, flashback, baby, little girl
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: brazil, latin america, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
In the Best Interest of the Children
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Plot: sled, mother's boyfriend, groceries, birth control, baby bottle, snowman, foster child, field, sleeping pill, neglected child, bad mother, blowing out candle, station wagon, foster home, social worker, couch, custody, corporal punishment, cellar, christmas carol, atheist, tv commercial, manic depression, spanking, baby boy, pregnant woman, shared bed, suicide threat, hiding, child neglect, uncle niece relationship, sweater, belt, beating with a belt, single parent, bruise, foster parent, child custody, christmas present, girl with glasses, aunt, doll, belief in god, kiss on the forehead, aunt niece relationship, name calling, parade, brother sister relationship, children, milk
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   33%
 
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Vanechka
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 103 min.
Plot: children's home, economic crisis, fountain, part time job, parents, tv, praying, old man, crying girl, sleeping in a car, children, car, taxi driver, sleeping, kidnapping, priest, strike, cooking, newspaper, adoption, love, elevator, crying, friend, restaurant, pistol, husband wife relationship, black dress, kiss
Place: moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   46%
 
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Child of Rage
Genre: Biography, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: emotional, serious, gloomy, realistic, bleak, disturbing, sadistic
Plot: family life, adoption, haunted by the past, youth, family problems, clergy, uncover truth, life is a bitch, family relations, child abuse, little girl, adoptive father adopted son relationship, child murderess, evil child, animal cruelty, tantrum, child swearing, social worker, grandparents, therapist, child killer, broken glass, child rape, pedophile, hate, sadist, christianity, child, brother sister relationship, children, minister, church, nightmare, sexual abuse, abusive father, knife, innocence, dress, girl, fire, violence, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, choir, dog, guilt, father son relationship, blood, anger, rage
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   38%
 
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Freaky
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Plot: monsters, vampire, children, evil, zombie, ghost
Place: new zealand, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   39%
 
A Brand New Life
Genre: Drama
Country: France, South Korea
Duration: 92 min.
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, touching, captivating
Plot: orphan, innocence lost, parents and children, coming of age, hopes, adoption, youth, redemption, dysfunctional family, family problems, family relations, power relations, nun, abandoned by father, child abandonment, catholic orphanage, runaway, child's point of view, single father, korean, single parent, interracial adoption, friendship between girls, catholic, convent, orphanage, children, grave, bicycle, girl, cake, father daughter relationship, friendship, little girl
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1975
Place: asia, korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   32%
 
Follow Me, Boys!
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: small town, nanny, young heroes, follow your dream, family, friendship, parents and children, siblings relations, small town life, rescue, americana, fish out of water, family relations, self discovery, teaching the ways of the world, homecoming, reunion, kids in trouble, fall in love, hopes, love and romance, youth, social relations, disorder, friends, scout, war game, alcoholic father, infertility, boy scout, illness, parade, children, orphan, adoption, world war two, governor
Time: 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   33%
 
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Madame Rosa
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Style: emotional, serious, gloomy, realistic, sincere, psychological
Plot: redemption, destructive relationship, concentration camp, parents and children, tragic love, adoption, haunted by the past, holocaust, mental illness, wartime life, prostitute, family relations, life is a bitch, aging, survival, against humanity, love and romance, youth, emigrant, cellar, arab, tape recorder, children, childhood, orphan, old woman, father, corpse, candle, cigarette smoking, boy
Place: europe, france, paris france
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System:   35%
    User:   28%
 
Cazuza: Time Doesn't Stop
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 98 min.
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: rock, music band, musician's life, rising to stardom, music, ambition, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, against the rules, rise to the top, addiction, rebellion, life is a bitch, brazilian, friends, lifestyle, singer, drinking wine, bleeding, smoking pot, oxygen tank, bass, jeans, only child, lsd, gay romance, dying young, hiv, circus, rock concert, rock singer, poet, aids, male male kiss, trapeze, rebel, rock star, cow, bisexuality, broken glass, rock band, bisexual, orgy, songwriter, bodyguard, cocaine, sunglasses, drums, guitar, gay kiss
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america
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System:   34%
    User:   30%
 
The Year My Parents Went on Vacation
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 104 min.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, emotional
Plot: coming of age, family life, innocence lost, friendship, parents and children, social differences, down on your luck, working class, politics, friends, society, political unrest, family relations, brazilian, underdog, chaos and mayhem, eccentric family, religions or cults, life is a bitch, youth, dictatorship, football, grownups, ethnic, understanding, elderly man, jewish girl, mounted police, custom, bar mitzvah, political activism, yiddish, scroll, soccer ball, political prisoner, missing father, rabbi, synagogue, boy with glasses, judaism, exile, graffiti, death of grandfather, peep hole, world cup, gloves, praying, parent child relationship, rite, hat
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1970
Place: brazil, latin america, sao paulo brazil
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System:   34%
    User:   30%
 

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House of Women
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Duration: 85 min.
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Plot: prison, gory, rehabilitation, prison life, wrongfully committed, righting the wronged, confined, legal, women's prison, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, unlikely partners, legal action, manhunt, rebelliousness, death row, false accusation, injustice, family relations, prison violence, parole officer, social worker, parole, motherhood, pregnant, pregnant woman, maid, attempted murder, convict, birthday party, stuffed animal, loss of child, falling in love, children, riot, loss of son, pregnancy, cat, jail, hostage, robbery, gun, lesbianism, lesbian, women in prison, prison warden, adoption, mother daughter relationship, doctor
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Genre: Drama
Country: France, Brazil, Argentina
Duration: 110 min.
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, humorous, realistic, road movie
Plot: performer's life, artists and showbiz, on the road, friendship, parents and children, nightlife, showbiz, wizards and magicians, friends, couples, family relations, lifestyle, amazon, projectionist, arm wrestling, circus, mute, pregnant woman, prostitution, accordion, city country contrast, childbirth, strongman, antenna, boat, monkey, brothel, magician, river, jungle, whip, dead animal, fire breathing, film projector, television, truck, male nudity, beach, female nudity, record player
Time: 70s
Place: brazil, latin america
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System:   33%
    User:   34%
 
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