Movies like Guardians

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Guardians (2017)
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Guardians (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two men are thrown together as live-in guardians of a 200 year-old house in the East End of London. But they are not alone. And so instead of learning to live together they have to fight to live through the night.
Plot: ghost, curse, haunted
Place: london, east end london

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Most similar movies to Guardians

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and talky films with plots about ghost, society, family relations, british, couples, love and romance and mystery mostly in Drama, Comedy and Mystery genres. Some movies like Guardians: Time of Her Life (2005), Seven Devils (2015), The Canterville Ghost (2005), 21 Nights with Pattie (2015), Sparks and Embers (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Time of Her Life (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two ghosts, separated by time, who have roamed the grounds of a historic English mansion, searching for each other are brought together by Ally (LAURA PENNEYCARD), a photography student who is experiencing dreams she can't explain and Emmett ...
Plot: ghost, love
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95%
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Seven Devils (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A series of vignettes that explore the seven deadly sins.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ghost, supernatural, undercover cop, supernatural power, plastic surgery, vanity, catholicism, settler, mysticism, priest
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
The Canterville Ghost (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 10 year-old Paul is an average but timid boy, subject to the typical fears of most kids his age. His overprotective mother Mona, believing Paul to be disturbed, sends him off to a psychotherapist.
Plot: ghost, pursuit
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
21 Nights with Pattie (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: During the height of summer, Caroline, a forty-year-old Parisian and mother, arrives in a small village in the south of France. She must hastily organize the funeral of her mother, a flighty lawyer, whom she barely used to see. Caroline is welcomed ...
Plot: corpse, stream, undressing, female nudity, sex scene, pubic hair, swimming pool, male nudity, writers, male objectification, skinny dipping, necrophilia ...
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Sparks and Embers (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tom and Eloise meet in inauspicious circumstances, trapped in a stuck lift after Eloise has Tom fired. Nevertheless, sparks fly. 5 years later, they have broken up and Eloise is going back to France. Tom has 45 minutes to win her back.
Plot: elevator, duo
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Spirit of Christmas (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman falls in love with a man who is somewhat unavailable.
Plot: ghost, christmas, holiday, curse, party, birth certificate, knocked unconscious, dancing, apple, gazebo, kiss, chicken ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.6
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Prospects (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Prospects is a British television comedy drama series that was written by Alan Janes and originally shown on Channel 4 in 1986. Created by Euston Films who had a pedigree of producing successful, gritty drama such as The Sweeney and Minder, it ...
Plot: british, unemployment, interracial friendship, working class, black british, friendship, interracial relations, british humour
Place: east end london, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
My Partner the Ghost (1969)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased), first transmitted during 1969 and 1970, is a British private detective television series starring Mike Pratt and Kenneth Cope as the private detectives Jeffrey Randall and Martin Hopkirk, respectively. The series was ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, private detective, partner, supernatural power
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Meantime (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A working-class family in London's East End is struggling to stay afloat during the recession under Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's premiership. Only the mother Mavis is working; father Frank and the couple's two sons Colin, a ...
Style: humorous, touching, gloomy, dark humor, semi serious ...
Plot: working class, friendship, unemployment, mentally challenged, skinhead, coming of age, misfit, single parent, love and romance, social misfits, society, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
A Talent For murder (1984)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A famed mystery writer played Angela Lansbury and her doctor ex lover played by Laurence Olivier solve her daughter in law's murder.
Style: suspense
Plot: murder, doctor, writers, mystery writer, tape recorder, female protagonist, birthday, housekeeper, old woman, wheelchair bound, fire alarm, birthday party ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
In the Dark Half (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A teenage girl comes to terms with the unexplained death of the boy next door.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, twists and turns, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: ghost, dead child, teenager, supernatural, teenage life, secret place, youth, dealing with death, in the woods, suburbs, haunted by the past, hallucination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Kalyanaraman (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Kalyanam (Kamal Haasan) is the naive and infantile son of a rich estate owner Chinnadurai ( V S Raghavan) and he is in love with Shenbagam (Sridevi), an ordinary estate worker. The estate manager (Major Sundarrajan) and his cohorts covertly plot to ...
Plot: ghost, revenge, brother brother relationship, cliff, twin brother, murder, twins, long lost brother, twin, dual role
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.6
 2K
Unmade Beds (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Axl wants to find his long-lost father and rediscover his past. Vera just wants to forget hers as she tries to move on from heartbreak. Their stories come together in the melting-pot of 21st century London.
Style: humorous, psychological, atmospheric, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: immigrants, romance, haunted by the past, starting over, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), search for father, self discovery, family relations, couples, friendship, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 671
The Public Eye (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A strait-laced British banker hires an eccentric private detective to follow his free-spirited American wife, whom he suspects is cheating on him
Style: humorous, psychological, semi serious, realistic
Plot: private detective, disorder, obsession, human nature, infidelity, love affair, dangerous attraction, workplace romance, couples, police detective, mystery, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Trial of Tony Blair (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Biting political satire starring Robert Lindsay as a beleaguered Tony Blair, who stubbornly refuses to see the danger he faces from a Special Tribunal on Iraq that has been set up to investigate war crimes
Plot: politician, trial, arrest, iraq war, hospital, memoir, nightmare, prison, fictional biography, ghost writer, prime minister, political satire ...
Time: year 2010
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Scandalous (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An investigative reporter following an espionage story goes to London and gets involved with murder, scam artists and rock concerts.
Style: witty, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: scam, concert, murder, reporter, journalism, media, conspiracy, dishonesty, crimes, espionage, scoop, media satire ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.5
 4K
How to Be (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young man having an existential crisis convinces a Canadian self-help guru to come to London and become his personal life coach.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: self discovery, introspection, unfulfillment, coming of age, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, youth, hopes, musician, breakup, musician's life, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
 523
Leo the Last (1970)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Prince Leo, last in the line of rulers of a long-deposed monarchy on continental Europe and jaded with the frenetic search for kicks with the European jet-set, returns to his father's London town house for rest.
Style: humorous, witty, offbeat, suspense, biting ...
Plot: satire, culture clash, misfit, society, prostitute, life is a bitch, fish out of water, down on your luck, social decay, urban ghetto life, graphic violence, disorder ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 6.1
 2K
Daphne (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Daphne is a young woman negotiating the tricky business of modern life. Caught in the daily rush of her restaurant job and a nightlife kaleidoscope of new faces, she is witty, funny, the life of the party. Too busy to realise that deep down she is ...
Style: entertaining, light, captivating, humorous, feel good
Plot: british, loner, grownups, parent child relationship, drug abuse, single woman, redheaded woman, one night stand, drunken woman, drunkenness, thirty something, employer employee relationship ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 81K
Gosford Park (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK, Italy
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Multiple storylined drama set in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guest and downstairs servants at a party in a country house in England.
Style: suspense, stylized, captivating, enigmatic, twists and turns ...
Plot: butler, estate, murder, country estate, who done it, high society, master and servant, society, servant, police investigation, hunting, murder investigation ...
Time: 30s, 1930s, 20th century, pre world war two, year 1932
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.4
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Everything (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man visits a prostitute but just wants to talk. She goes along with it until he starts asking questions. Is he just a loner or is there a different reason for him to come here?
Style: tense, serious, realistic, talky, surprise ending
Plot: prostitute, mystery, mysterious character, mind game, father daughter reunion, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, flatmate, police officer, sexual abuse, curiosity, cell phone ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.1
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O'Hara's Wife (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Workaholic attorney Bob O'Hara (Asner) is devastated when his wife (Hartley) dies suddenly. She returns to "haunt" him, however, (a la "Topper") and her mission is to persuade him to slow down, watch his own health, and ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, family relations, life support, workaholic, hospital, cemetery, jail, ghost
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Haunting of Julia (1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After the death of her daughter, Julia Lofting, a wealthy housewife, moves to London to re-start her life. All seems well until she is haunted by the sadness of losing her own child and the ghosts of other children.
Style: gothic, serious, gloomy, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, seance, friendship, pursuit, death, basement, haunted house, losing-it hero, dealing with death, life is a bitch, supernatural, afterlife ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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A Long Way Down (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Four lost souls decide to end their lives on the same night, New Year's Eve. When they meet unintentionally at the same suicide hotspot, they mutually agree to call off their plans for six weeks, forming an unconventional, dysfunctional family.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, new year's eve, new year, direction and purpose, introspection, unfulfillment, cause and meaning, petty job, coping, dull life, group of strangers, suicide attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Secrets of the Summer House (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hosting a new exhibit, artist Nikki Wickersham, (Lindsay Price) and her husband George Wickersham, (David Jones) are called out to Maine to sort through his father's belongings after he dies. Arriving there to find they've inherited an ...
Plot: caretaker, coma, slave trader, ghost, curse, grandfather, father son relationship
Place: maine, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Hello Carter (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Down-on-his-luck Carter has recently become homeless, single and unemployed. Desperate to win back his ex-girlfriend, he goes off on an adventure throughout London to find her, picking up some odd helpers along the way.
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: unfulfilled love, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, love and romance, escapades, chases and races, disorder, track down, city life, nightlife, bittersweet, male objectification ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.4
 56K
Calvary (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After he is threatened during a confession, a good-natured priest must battle the dark forces closing in around him.
Style: meditative, bleak, captivating, atmospheric, cynical ...
Plot: clergy, confession, death threat, priest, painting, small town life, human nature, social relations, goodhearted, small town, recovering alcoholic, catholic church ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Ballad of the Sad Cafe (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A small-town eccentric opens a café in her decaying home.
Style: contemplative, talky, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: pocket watch, cafe, family relations, wedding, small town, fight, solitary, couples, society, social misfits, romance, betrayal ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.4
 5K
High Hopes (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Slice-of-life look at a sweet working-class couple in London, Shirley and Cyril, his mother, who's aging quickly and becoming forgetful, mum's ghastly upper-middle-class neighbors, and Cyril's pretentious sister and philandering ...
Style: touching, witty, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: working class, yuppie, family relations, liberal, couples, realism, society, parents and children, suburbs, couple relations, pregnancy, culture clash ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Preaching to the Perverted (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Henry Harding MP, a British government minister on a moral crusade, hires an inexperienced young computer whizzkid, Peter Emery who works for a Christian computer company called Holy Hardware, to infiltrate the United Kingdom BDSM scene.
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, sexy, sex comedy ...
Plot: bdsm, fetish, s&m, society, crimes, lifestyle, looking for sex, couple relations, urban, working undercover, opposites attract, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%