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: plastic surgery, mother daughter relationship, cutting

Most similar movies to Perfection

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and touching films with plots about mother daughter relationship, friendship, female protagonist, teenage girl, father daughter relationship, coming of age and teenager mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Perfection: Anywhere But Here (1999), Eunice (1982), Parker's Anchor (2017), Battling for Baby (1992), Little Sister (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Take My Advice:  The Ann and Abby Story (1999)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Biography of feuding advice columnist twins, Ann Landers and Abby Van Buren, starts with their early lives in Sioux City, Iowa when they were known as Esther and Pauline through their double wedding and follows them into their columnist successes. ...
Plot: dual role, sibling relationship, columnist, twins, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, high school reunion, sibling rivalry, wedding ceremony, twin, award ceremony, beauty salon ...
Time: 1950s, 1930s, 1960s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Anywhere But Here (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In this adaptation of the Mona Simpson novel, single mother Adele August is bad with money, and even worse when it comes to making decisions. Her straight-laced daughter, Ann, is a successful high school student with Ivy League aspirations. When ...
Style: touching, realistic, clever, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, audition, hollywood, dream, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, teen angst, small town, hopes, parents and children, social relations, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1995
Place: california, los angeles, wisconsin, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Eunice (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Moments in four different years in the lives of the Harper family beginning with 1955 as a hopeful Eunice prepares to go to a party, and her brother Phillip, a recent college graduate, departs for New York In 1963, a married Eunice and her husband ...
Style: based on sketch comedy
Plot: divorce, mother daughter relationship, marriage, watching a movie, loss of mother
Time: year 1978, 1960s, 1950s, year 1955, year 1963 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Parker's Anchor (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Krystal Parker's life fell apart when she discovered she couldn't have children. Everything she knew was gone, - but Letting Go Is Just The Beginning.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, adoption, infertility, humanitarian
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Battling for Baby (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two childhood friends who have since become fierce rivals are forced to make nice when their children marry. But the feud reignites when a bundle of joy arrives, and the feisty grandmothers vie for baby-tending duties when the new mom goes back to ...
Plot: parent child relationship, childbirth, estrangement, mother in law, parenthood, mother daughter relationship, baby, friendship, dysfunctional family, grandmother granddaughter relationship, pregnancy, reconciliation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Little Sister (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: October, 2008. Young nun Colleen is avoiding all contact from her family, until an email from her mother announces, “Your brother is home.” On returning to her childhood home in Asheville, NC, she finds her old room exactly how she left it: ...
Plot: virgin, nun, brother sister relationship, sunglasses, war wound, drumming, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, vegetarian, female protagonist, marijuana, friendship, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 191K
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, thought provoking, romantic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, first love, best friend, school, teenage girl, nickname, father daughter relationship, loss of virginity, catholic school, high school dance, virginity ...
Time: year 2002, year 2003, 2000s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Postcards from the Edge (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Substance-addicted Hollywood actress Suzanne Vale is on the skids. After a spell at a detox centre her film company insists as a condition of continuing to employ her that she live with her mother Doris Mann, herself once a star and now a champion ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic, melancholic ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, dysfunctional family, hollywood, rehabilitation, addiction, drug abuse, family problems, parents and children, filmmaking, actor's life, life is a bitch, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 6.0
 3K
Rock'n Roll (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Guillaume Canet is told by a young co-star that he's no longer Rock'n' Roll and can't sell films anymore. He then tries to prove her wrong and gets help from his girlfriend, Marion Cotillard.
Plot: midlife crisis, actor, director, producer, plastic surgery, yelling, bodybuilding, crying, friend, french, actress, drug use ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Girl in Progress (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: As single mom Grace juggles work, bills, and her affair with a married doctor, her daughter, Ansiedad, plots a shortcut to adulthood after finding inspiration in the coming-of-age stories she's reading for school.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: teenage life, coming of age, couple relations, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, single parent, adolescence vs adulthood, family relations, youth, couples, parents and children, maturation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Last Word (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A retired businesswoman – who tries to control everything around her – decides to write her own obituary. A young journalist takes up the task of finding out the truth, and the result is a life-altering friendship.
Style: thought provoking, humorous, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: obituary, advertising executive, radio dj, friendship, female writer, advertising agency, mother daughter relationship, restaurant, suicide attempt, road trip, vandalism, self discovery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Breast Men (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: We follow the two Texas doctors who invented the modern breast implant and its surgical procedure. However, when success and money come their way, they split up and follow different paths. One becomes the surgeon of the everyday woman while the ...
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, captivating, cynical ...
Plot: plastic surgery, stripper, doctors and patients, couple relations, love affair, intern, lawsuit, rise and fall, couples, power relations, unfulfillment, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Sorority Wars (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Katie (Lucy Hale) and Sara (Phoebe Strole) have been friends since childhood. They enter college together, where Katie is a prized legacy candidate for the Delta sorority, which was co-founded decades ago by her mother, Lutie (Courtney Thorne-Smith) ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, uplifting, feel good
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: sorority, rivalry, college, mother daughter relationship, youth, parents and children, college life, mother daughter conflict, competition, blonde, female protagonist, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Second Hand Wedding (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A small film with a big heart, SECOND HAND WEDDING is a bittersweet dramatic comedy set in the present, in a time when trademe and e-bay threaten the primeval urge for a firsthand crack at the second-hand. Jill keeps the dream alive until she is ...
Plot: teenage crush, reconciliation, singer, mother daughter relationship, wedding, secret, puppy, mechanic, car
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Dancing Quietly (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 69 min.
Story: After many dark years of depression Luca seeks to gain her high school diploma. Her little dog Mata helps her to find motivation and keep a positive attitude towards life...
Plot: attempted rape, sex scene, dog, mother daughter relationship, friendship, partying, female nudity, drugs, kitchen
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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 protagonist, death valley, brother sister relationship, desert, mother daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
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New Year's Day (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man returns to his sublet apartment to find the previous tenants, three offbeat young women, still in residence, under the mistaken belief that they have the apartment until the end of New Year's Day.
Plot: video tape, apartment, estrangement, delivery man, caught cheating, astronomy, existentialism, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, new yorker, parents, male nudity, lesbian kiss ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The House of Tomorrow (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film tells futurist, architect, and inventor R. Buckminster Fuller's incredible story through two teens hoping to get laid, become punk gods, and survive high school.
Style: enigmatic, semi serious, captivating, light
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Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Tumbleweeds (1999)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A woman constantly runs from town to town with her 12 year old daughter to escape failed relationships. The film opens with one escape and the shift into a new start in San Diego. There Mom takes up with a controlling trucker and fights with her ...
Style: talky, touching, semi serious, sincere, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, on the road, asthma, coming of age, couple relations, love and romance, parents and children, school, self discovery, family relations, single parent, starting over ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, louisiana, kentucky, missouri ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Magic of Belle Isle (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In an effort to tap into his original talent, a wheelchair-bound author moves to a rural town, where he befriends a single mother and her three kids, who help reignite his passion for writing.
Style: touching, sincere, semi serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, writer's life, hopes, alcohol abuse, family relations, redemption, single parent, vacation, artists and showbiz, disability, misfit, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 2K
Sassy Pants (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Desperate to get out from under her overprotective mother, a home-schooled teen runs off to live with her dad, and forms a bond with his much-younger boyfriend.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, eccentric family, parents and children, family relations, hopes, follow your dream, disorder, job seeking, coming of age, workplace, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.0
 19K
The Women (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story centers on a group of gossipy, high-society women who spend their days at the beauty salon and haunting fashion shows. The sweet, happily-wedded Mary Haines finds her marriage in trouble when shop girl Crystal Allen gets her hooks into ...
Style: humorous, witty, sexy, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, divorce, betrayal, infidelity, family problems, feminism, friendship between women, mother daughter relationship, women, beauty salon, family, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, connecticut, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Blue Line Station (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A high school couple embarks on an unusual journey to planned parenthood, in order to find the best solution to an unwanted pregnancy.
Plot: party, strong female character, baby, anger, divorce, teacher, restaurant, school, doctor, mother, childbirth, 16 year old ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 830
The Star (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Three different persons, three different lives are connected in a mysterious way. 15 year old teenager suffering of misunderstanding, his glamorous and arrogant stepmother and the young untalented but full of optimism actress. Their destinies ...
Style: touching, uplifting, funny, ambiguous ending
Plot: plastic surgery, unlikely friendships, terminal illness, follow your dream, homeless woman, adult as child, orphan, unhappy marriage, unrequited love, audition, teenager, teenage girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.4
 51K
Eighth Grade (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Thirteen-year-old Kayla endures the tidal wave of contemporary suburban adolescence as she makes her way through the last week of middle school — the end of her thus far disastrous eighth grade year — before she begins high school.
Style: light, touching, melancholic, sentimental, humorous
Plot: adolescence, teenage girl, youtube, social media, friendship, teacher, middle school, mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, teen angst, classmate classmate relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.6
 11K
Please Give (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In New York City, a husband and wife butt heads with the granddaughters of the elderly woman who lives in the apartment the couple owns.
Style: sincere, humorous, melancholic, depressing, touching ...
Plot: infidelity, midlife crisis, parents and children, human nature, homeless, teenage life, urban, mother daughter relationship, cancer, suicide, meaning of life, neighbor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
As Cool as I Am (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A smart teenage girl comes of age in a small town with her self-centered parents who had her when they were teenagers.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, teenage life, teen romance, family problems, family relations, crumbling marriage, parents and children, youth, small town, infidelity, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Speech & Debate (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Frustrated by the hypocrisy they see in their parents, teachers, and the entire school board, an unlikely trio set out to find a common truth and make their voices heard as they revive a defunct school club and take on the world.
Plot: competition, road trip, gay teenager, motel, motel room, singing, tv reporter, debate, credit card, high school, gay, mirror ...
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Best Man Down (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A newlywed couple cancels their honeymoon and returns to the snowy Midwest to make the funeral arrangements for their best man, who died unexpectedly after their ceremony.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: honeymoon, friendship, couple relations, couples, dealing with death, newlyweds, drugs/alcohol, wedding, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, older man younger woman relationship, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Fishbowl California (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A man struggling to find purpose in life is enlightened by a drunk ailing widow.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: widow, drunk, drink, food, crying, friendship, friend, boy, beer, mother daughter relationship, restaurant, nurse ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%