Movies like Perfection

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Perfection (2012)
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Perfection (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Kristabelle, still living with her Mother cuts herself to feel alive. Her Mother, addicted to plastic surgery also cuts herself trying to maintain her youth. Through the help of a pot smoking young lover, a newly sober British stand up comic and Chinese medicine they all find that love can be more than skin deep.
Plot: female director, mother daughter relationship, plastic surgery, cut, cutting

Most similar movies to Perfection

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cinema verite, interesting, realistic and semi serious films with plots about female director, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, family relations, father daughter relationship, infidelity and swimming pool mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Perfection: Deserted (2016), The Breakup Girl (2015), Creative Nonfiction (2009), Lover Girl (1997), For Here or to Go? (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Deserted (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When twenty-four-year-old Jae is released from prison for killing her mother, she returns to her childhood home in small-town Ridgecrest. The desire to go anywhere but there prompts her to agree to join her brother on a road trip out to Death Valley ...
Plot: female director, brother sister relationship, death valley, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, desert
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95%
The Breakup Girl (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three estranged sisters deal with the death of their father.
Plot: sister, female director, death of father
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80%
Creative Nonfiction (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: College student Ella is completely focused on her ambiguously romantic relationship with her dorm-mate, Chris. She is so consumed by trying to understand his behavior that she's neglecting the screenplay she is supposed to write in order to ...
Plot: female director, virgin, sleeping on the floor, college life, dormitory, college
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.3
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Lover Girl (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jake is a 16-year-old girl whose mother left her. She finds her older sister Darlene in L.A., but Darlene turns her away. Darlene's neighbor Marci takes pity on Jake, allowing her to stay over. When Jake discovers that Marci is a manager in a ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female director, lolita, teenage prostitution, prostitution, youth, massage parlor
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72%
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For Here or to Go? (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aspiring Indian tech entrepreneur in the Silicon Valley finds himself unexpectedly battling the bizarre American immigration system to keep his dream alive or prepare to return home forever.
Plot: immigration, female director, cultural difference, immigrants
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
L.A. Superheroes (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Helena, a beautiful immigrant actress/model, way too old for modeling and too old for acting without credits finally lands a big job but overseas. Out of desperation and advice of her LA friends she commits a federal fraud to get her traveling ...
Plot: female director, green card, arrest, betrayal, passport, modeling, cheating, immigration
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.9
 358
Sadie (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: While her father is away serving in the military, Sadie battles to preserve his place on the home front when her mother takes an interest in the newest resident at the Shady Plains Trailer Park.
Plot: female director, mother daughter relationship, trailer park, bullying, coming of age, dysfunctional marriage
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.3
 230
Replacing Dad (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Linda and George live in a small town. He is the school principal. They are about to celebrate their 16th anniversary. She catches him with her daughter's young teacher, and has to deal with the kids, the town and her love to him.
Plot: female director, husband wife relationship, divorce, school, family relations, child, mother, father, affair
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Losing Ground (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A comedy-drama about a Black American female philosophy professor and her insensitive, philandering, and flamboyant artist husband who are having a marital crisis. When the wife goes off on an almost unbelievable journey to find "ecstasy", ...
Plot: female director, artist, marriage, painter, professor, painting, kiss, love triangle, swimming pool, swimming, philosopher, middle class ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.4
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Fran (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Fran, a single mother, is selflessly devoted to her children. But something is lacking in her life, and that something is the love of a man her own age. Her efforts to juggle a love life with her home life are largely unsuccessful.
Plot: female director, single mother, mother daughter relationship, child molestation, brunette, mother son relationship
Place: australia
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55%
 5.5
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Furlough (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In between caring for her mother, a young woman works part time at a prison. The rookie guard gets a chance to prove her mettle when she's tasked with accompanying a hell-raising inmate on an emergency furlough to visit her dying mother. But ...
Plot: road trip, sibling relationship, rookie, living with parents, dementia, female director, mother
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Locked Up: A Mother’s Rage (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This women in prison drama tells us a story about the mother of three children, who was falsely accused for a crime she did not commit (drug dealing), arrested and locked up behind bars.
Plot: female director, puberty, wrongful imprisonment, innocence, women's prison, menarche, prisoner, prison, mother daughter relationship
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52%
As Good As You (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jo's world is thrown into utter disarray when her wife Amanda passes away and she starts chasing a dream that she and Amanda had once shared - starting a family together. Jo asks her late wife's brother, Jamie, to be her sperm donor and ...
Plot: friends in love, female director, therapist, sperm donor, grief, lgbt, grownups, best friends in love
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51%
The Roommates Party (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An unusually cold winter forces the french government to push the best housed people to accommodate some poor fellow citizens. The decree called "Le Grand Partage" creates some trouble among the residents of a Paris upscale apartment block.
Plot: female director, neighbor neighbor relationship, class differences
Place: paris france
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50%
Wives - Ten Years After (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ten years have passed since our three heroines' first outing in 1975. Now the women meet at yet another class reunion. Not surprisingly, they are still unwilling to call it a night after the party is over. Husbands and children must celebrate ...
Plot: female director, weekend, husband wife relationship, party, city, drunkenness, urban setting
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Let's Dance (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dans la famille Bellinsky : il y a Salomon le père, 80 ans, débordant de vie. Il se bat pour ne pas être enterré trop vite, entre des cours de claquettes sous le haut patronage de Fred Astaire et la recherche d'une compagne...La mère, ...
Plot: female director, dance, dancing, family relations, jazz, bedroom, female nudity
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Bye Bye Blue Bird (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Faroe Islands
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Recalling the works of Jim Jarmusch and Wim Wenders, this Danish road movie concerns a pair of women, Rannva and Barba, who return after a seven-year absence to their native Faroes Islands, a self-governing province of Denmark near Iceland. Dressed ...
Plot: road trip, female director, secret, airplane, friendship, drinking, wedding, fisherman, polaroid, polaroid camera, single parent, hitchhiking ...
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47%
42 Seconds of Happiness (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A circle of thirty-something friends reunite for a weekend away to celebrate the same sex wedding of a member of their group. Yet, despite their best efforts to behave themselves, a series of surprise plans, unexpected arrivals and exposed secrets ...
Style: cinema verite
Plot: female director, improv
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46%
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Signature Move (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A secret new romance with Alma forces Zaynab to confront her complicated relationship with her recently widowed mother. In this coming-of-age Muslim melodrama, Zaynab copes by taking up Lucha-style wrestling.
Plot: female director, wrestling, binoculars, break up, lesbian, kissing in public, mexican, scooter, breakup, stalking, pakistani, lawyer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.9
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Evergreen (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young girl seduced by a boy's affluent seemingly idyllic family and goes to extremes to gain acceptance.
Audience: teens
Plot: female director, sex, mother daughter relationship, pacific northwest, first time, agoraphobia, poverty, loss of virginity, troubled marriage
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
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Mixing Nia (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An ad agency copywriter, ordered to push a new brand of beer to black ghetto kids, resigns from her job and goes searching for her racial identity.
Plot: female director, biracial, interracial sex, passion, vegetarian, affair, exploring sexuality, interracial relations, jealousy, sexual exploration, lust, deception ...
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41%
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Stuff (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Trish and Deb Murdoch are in a rut. After 14 years together and raising two daughters, they find themselves in a mid life crisis where grief and attraction threaten their domestic nucleus.
Plot: family relations, female director, stage performance, mother daughter relationship, headstone, lesbian relationship, tombstone, love affair, lesbian, lesbian couple, parent child relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.4
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Lady Bird (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A California high school student plans to escape from her family and small town by going to college in New York.
Style: interesting, realistic, semi serious, ironic, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, first love, best friend, teenage girl, school, father daughter relationship, nickname, loss of virginity, catholic school, female director, high school dance ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, year 2002, year 2003
Place: california, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Summer Side (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Comedy about a family of Gran Canaria island that shown in a "situation totally on edge" and reflects the way to be the canaries, as its author.
Plot: female director, humble, lgbt, gay interest, gambling, infidelity, gay, gay slur, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.4
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Romaine (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: First Adventure: Romaine goes on vacation by herself. Second Adventure: Romaine dones internships. Third Adventure: Romaine loses her memory ... Three stories of a girl without friends, without hope, without desire.
Plot: female director, beach, holiday, bra, female nudity, swimming pool, male nudity, group shower, shower
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Lovely Louise (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, Switzerland, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: André, 55, lives with his mother Louise, 80, and leads an unspectacular life. He works as a taxi driver while the elderly diva dreams of bygone days as an actress in Hollywood. One day the charismatic Bill, 50, an American, turns up on their ...
Plot: female director, domineering mother, hollywood, car over cliff, personal growth, taxi driver, actress, model airplane, half brother
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Friedliche Zeiten (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Plot: hysteria, infidelity, sibling relationship, cowardliness, female director, underdog, brother brother relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, family life, adultery ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: east germany, west germany
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38%
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Floating Life (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An aging Hong Kong couple move to Australia with their two youngest sons. They stay with a daughter who has already begun a successful career. Meanwhile their eldest daughter lives in Germany and their eldest son remains in Hong Kong. The film ...
Plot: miscarriage, depression, female director, generation, mother daughter relationship, australian, love, father daughter relationship, multiculturalism, loneliness, isolation, family relations ...
Place: hong kong, sydney australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Adult Life Skills (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Sweden
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Anna is stuck: she’s approaching 30 and has just moved back to her rural home-town, and into a shed in her mother’s backyard. She spends her time working a menial job at a local boating center and hides in the depths of her imagination, making ...
Plot: isolation, ultimatum, recluse, female director, arrested development, dead brother, barn
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Szerencse lányai (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, Hungary
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A story of a mother who had to change her profession from a teacher to a high class prostitute to make a living.
Plot: female director, pimp, emigrant, female teacher, prostitution, prostitute, mother daughter relationship, customer
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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