Movies like Generational Sins

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Generational Sins (2017)
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Generational Sins (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A dying mother, Sarah, tells her last wish to her eldest son, Drew, that he take his younger brother, Will, to the place they were born. Despite tragic family history, hope gives promise to the future.
Plot: death, father son relationship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out gothic, spiritual, based on true events and sentimental films with plots about father son relationship, death, mother son relationship, husband wife relationship, doctor, marriage and teenager mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Generational Sins: Fair Haven (2016), Baba Joon (2015), Body of Love (1972), Her Last Chance (1996), The Shadow Box (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Brothers Three: An American Gothic (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Three brothers reunite at a remote cabin in the woods, when beckoned by their father. The brothers are left to deal with the dark secrets and demons that have haunted them their whole lives. The resulting truths they must face, end in an explosive ...
Style: gothic
Plot: cabin, brother brother relationship, death, hunting, father son relationship, beer, grave
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Fair Haven (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man returns to his family farm, after a long stay in ex-gay conversion therapy, and is torn between the expectations of his emotionally distant father, and the memories of a past, loving relationship he has tried to bury.
Plot: gay, gay kiss, father son relationship
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Baba Joon (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Yitzhak runs the turkey farm his father built with his own two hands after they emigrated from Iran to Israel. When his son Moti turns thirteen, Yitzhak teaches him the trade, hoping that he will continue the proud family tradition. But Moti ...
Plot: father son relationship, coming of age
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Body of Love (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An estranged father and son on holiday bond over the beautiful foreign girl they find unconscious on the beach.
Plot: surrealism, child smoking, sea, topless, butterfly, cigarette smoking, death, father son relationship, youth
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Her Last Chance (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Drug adict teen gets out of rehab only to be accused of her boyfriend's death.
Plot: death, accident, jealousy, teenager, party, drugs, drug addiction, drug addict
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 6.3
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The Shadow Box (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Over the course of a day in a California hospice, three terminally ill patients are observed with their families reflecting on life and death. Adapted for television from the award-winning play by Michael Cristofer.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, love, death, cancer, ex husband ex wife relationship, long lost daughter, wheelchair, husband wife relationship, marriage, father son relationship, homosexual, gay ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Family Upside Down (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An elderly married couple find that as their physical and mental health deteriorates, they find themselves dependent more and more upon their grown children.
Plot: father son relationship, flower shop, grandmother grandson relationship, heart attack, deathbed, hospital, grandfather grandson relationship, father daughter relationship, picnic, death, old age, dying ...
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Familienfest (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the 70th birthday of famous piano virtuoso Hannes Westhoff, a celebration is to take place at the patriarch's estate. For this occasion, his second wife Anne not only invited Westhoff's three sons Max, Fredrik and Gregor, but also their ...
Plot: ex wife, villa, dying young, loss of son, gay couple, money, father son relationship, doctor, wealth, death
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Constant Factor (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The main character in this effective, convincing drama is Witold (Tadeusz Bradecki) who is high in what later would be termed the "emotional quotient" or the ability to bounce back from adverse, tragic circumstances. Witold has been ...
Plot: death of mother, frame up, father son relationship, dying, fired from the job, illness, death of father, corruption, death, mother son relationship
Place: poland
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Who Is Julia? (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A strikingly beautiful and wealthy woman is hit by a truck and is all smashed up and nearly killed. At nearly the same time, a very plain looking lower middle class woman simply faints and suffers brain death. The beautiful womans brain is fine, so, ...
Plot: brain transplant, husband wife relationship, doctor, father son relationship, medicine, healing, hit by a truck, surgery, surgeon, mechanic, memory, hospital ...
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Enter the Clowns (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Xiao Bo (Yu Bo) lives in a world where the lines defining men from women are constantly dissolving.
Plot: gay, homosexuality, death, singing, incest, christianity, drum, pyramid, dance, father son relationship, transsexual
⇓ similarity ⇓
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All the Winters That Have Been (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dane Corvin (Chamberlain) returns to Raven Island where 20 years before he and Helen Raven (Allen) had fallen in love. She vowed never to see him again because he had arrested her brother, who he had been investigating. Dane is now determined to win ...
Plot: fire, campfire, in laws, father son relationship, male bonding
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Killing of Randy Webster (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young man is shot and killed in an altercation with Houston police. His father doesn't believe the police version of the incident and starts digging around on his own.
Plot: police chase, father son relationship, flashback, loss of son
Place: houston texas
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Who Will Love My Children? (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on a true story of Iowa farm wife Lucile Fray. Ann-Margret plays a dying mother of ten whose last wish is to find loving families for her children.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Scent of Gardenias (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 118 min.
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Plot: husband wife relationship, actress, taxi driver, tv star, fame, father son relationship, murder, death, revenge, taxi, marital separation, filmmaking ...
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Praying the Hours (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Style: spiritual
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.7
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She Lives! (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
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Plot: disease, college student, dying young, star crossed lovers, death, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
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Transit (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Time: 1910s
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40%
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44 (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Style: based on true events
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Country: USA
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Death in the Family (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.2
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Cold Water (2017)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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34%
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34%
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