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, semi serious, humorous and witty films with plots about ghost, society, couples, love and romance, family relations, british and friendship 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), Hello Carter (2013). 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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 161
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, catholicism, vanity, plastic surgery, priest, settler, mysticism
⇓ 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, dead deer, isolated place, phallic symbol, writers, skinny dipping, female nudity, undressing, sex scene, stream, necrophilia, stormy night ...
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 5.7
 312
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: semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: track down, unfulfilled love, city life, nightlife, disorder, bittersweet, chases and races, obsessive quest, love and romance, nothing goes right, escapades, taking a shower ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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: duo, elevator
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, red dress, gazebo, attorney, birth certificate, party, haunted house, kiss, security system ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.5
 148
Prospects (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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: interracial relations, interracial friendship, working class, british, friendship, black british, unemployment, british humour
Place: east end london, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 7.2
 3K
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: touching, humorous, gloomy, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: working class, friendship, unemployment, mentally challenged, skinhead, estrangement, family problems, kids in trouble, resentment, family relations, 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, female alcoholic, disguise, airport, old age, alcoholic, rehearsal, painting, grandmother granddaughter relationship ...
⇓ 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, teenager, dead child, supernatural, teenage life, secret place, dealing with death, youth, in the woods, suburbs, haunted by the past, hallucination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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, captivating, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: immigrants, romance, haunted by the past, starting over, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), search for father, self discovery, couples, family relations, friendship, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 658
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, realistic, semi serious
Plot: private detective, couples, obsession, human nature, infidelity, love affair, dangerous attraction, workplace romance, police detective, disorder, dishonesty, 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, hospital, ghost writer, politics, arrest, iraq war, nightmare, satire, prime minister, prison, political satire ...
Time: year 2010
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.6
 129
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 ⇓
56%
 4.6
 208
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, humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Plot: scam, concert, murder, reporter, espionage, deadly, conspiracy, crimes, journalism, mystery, cons and scams, media satire ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ 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: unfulfillment, coming of age, self discovery, introspection, youth, artists and showbiz, hopes, lifestyle, musician, breakup, musician's life, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.1
 513
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: offbeat, witty, humorous, suspense, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, culture clash, society, graphic violence, prostitute, life is a bitch, misfit, urban ghetto life, fish out of water, down on your luck, social decay, injustice ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 79K
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, master and servant, high society, society, social differences, servant, police investigation, hunting ...
Time: 30s, 1930s, 20th century, year 1932, pre world war two
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 466
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, husband wife relationship, father daughter reunion, father daughter relationship, anger, police officer, curiosity, sexual abuse, cell phone ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.1
 211
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: life support, workaholic, family relations, husband wife relationship, cemetery, jail, ghost, hospital
⇓ 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, scary, serious, gloomy, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, seance, friendship, pursuit, death, basement, haunted house, unfulfillment, domestic disturbance, losing-it hero, supernatural ability, dealing with death ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ 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: father son relationship, caretaker, coma, grandfather, slave trader, ghost, curse
Place: maine, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: bdsm, fetish, s&m, gender, investigation, society, city life, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, urban, destructive relationship, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.4
 4K
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, humorous, clever, witty, realistic ...
Plot: working class, family relations, couples, yuppie, liberal, realism, politics, suburban life, friendship, suburbs, social differences, pregnancy ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, 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: talky, realistic, serious, contemplative, emotional ...
Plot: pocket watch, small town, cafe, family relations, wedding, fight, couples, solitary, society, social misfits, betrayal, love and romance ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Trygon Factor (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Scotland Yard detective is investigating a string of robberies and a murder, and the information he uncovers leads him to the estate of a wealthy but strange English family, who share their mansion with a group of nuns. The detective comes to ...
Plot: mother superior, man punches a woman, hotel receptionist, river thames, gem, mentally challenged, murder, coffin, bank robbery, nun, strangulation, man hits a woman ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Hippie Hippie Shake (0000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA, UK
Story: An account of counterculturalist Richard Neville's misadventures in London at the end of the 1960s.
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, sentimental
Plot: legal action, rebellion, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief), media, society, fighting the system, legal, courtroom, drugs/alcohol, strong sexual content, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Nine Lives of Tomas Katz (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The last day of creation. A stranger arrives in London. No one knows who he is or where he has come from. By the time he leaves, the entire universe will have been erased.
Style: humorous, mind bending, exciting, surreal, dark humor ...
Plot: satire, taxi driver, save the world, danger, state affairs, human nature, abduction, chaos, law enforcement, space and aliens, political unrest, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, group of strangers, dull life, unfulfillment, petty job, coping, cause and meaning, suicide attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%