Movies like Half Ticket

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Half Ticket (2016)
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Half Ticket (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A story of the 'Have Nots' struggling to survive in a world of 'Haves'.
Plot: poverty, pizza, extortion, brother brother relationship, desire, grandmother grandson relationship, mother son relationship

Most similar movies to Half Ticket

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, emotional and sentimental films with plots about family relations, brother brother relationship, poverty, mother son relationship, father son relationship, youth and school mostly in Drama, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Half Ticket: The Crow's Egg (2014), Lovelier Than Heaven (1986), Little Zizou (2008), The Dull-Ice Flower (1989), Christmas with Holly (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Crow's Egg (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two slum kids yearn to taste a pizza after being enticed by the pizza shop that has opened near their locality. What happens when they mange to find the money to buy one?
Style: surprise ending
Plot: poverty, extortion, grandmother grandson relationship, brother brother relationship, pizza, mother son relationship
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95%
Lovelier Than Heaven (1986)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Story: Vijay Choudhury lives a comfortable lifestyle with his wife, Laxmi, and step-brother, Ravi. Although Vijay and Laxmi have been married for several years, they have no children, and as a result Laxmi is shunned and humiliated in the entire town of ...
Plot: large family, motorcycle, brother brother relationship, pilgrimage, property, village, pregnancy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 354
Little Zizou (2008)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a Pasie boy's view of his community in modern day Mumbai.
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, sentimental, serious
Plot: family relations, rivalry, society, religions or cults, soccer, brother brother relationship, bigger dreams, love, friendship, city life, healing power, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Dull-Ice Flower (1989)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ku Ah-ming is a 4th grader at Chungshan Elementary School in Shuiyu Township, Taiwan. Despite being not very good in most subjects at school, he is very talented in art and has a great imagination, though most teachers don't know what he's ...
Plot: teacher, painter, poverty, student, family, artist, favoritism, family relations, small town, death of child, teacher student relationship, painting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Christmas with Holly (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After being dumped at the alter on her wedding day, Maggie Conway moves to the island town of Friday Harbor in Washington State, where she meets Mark Nagle, the local coffee shop owner.
Plot: christmas, brother brother relationship, loyalty, death in the family, bed, fire, thanksgiving, basset hound, coffee shop, father figure, dinner, dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.3
 2K
Fandry (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Nagraj Manjule’s film is a scorching indictment of the caste system that persists in modern India despite legislation introduced since independence. It is depicted through the eyes of an intelligent Dalit (untouchable) teenager, Jabya, who has a ...
Style: realistic, emotional, sincere, touching, captivating ...
Plot: racism, village, teenage life, fall in love, village life, love and romance, society, injustice, youth, humiliation, poverty, social differences ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.5
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Godless (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two brothers reconnect after the death of their parents.
Plot: loss of parents, gay interest, orphan, death of mother, death of parents, male full rear nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), loss of mother, loss of father, death of father, male nudity, brother brother relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Child Wanderers (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Norway
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In the 1890s, 10-year-old Yohan is sent away from home to survive on his own as a child laborer. He experiences hardships and overcomes his fears by relying on bravery and hope to make the best of his circumstances.
Style: cult film
Plot: evil man, female reporter, class differences, boy, sheep, bear trap, tea party, harmonica, father son relationship, entertainment, on the run, chopping wood ...
Time: 1890s
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Looking for Miracles (1989)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Sixteen-year-old Ryan Delaney has won a scholarship, but it's not a full one, so he needs a summer job to pay for his university expenses. And although he's not eighteen, he can't swim, and has never been to camp, he manages to get a ...
Plot: summer camp, summer job, loincloth, campfire, barefoot, horse riding, broom, kiss, 16 year old, spanking, country club, horse ...
Time: 1930s, year 1935
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 42
Nan o she'r (1994)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film warmly depicts the life of a typical youth in Iran.
Plot: egotism, grandmother grandson relationship, book, search, delivery man, writers, brother in law brother in law relationship, film within a film, library, reading, poet, old woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.5
 631
Contest (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Bullied high school student Tommy is suddenly befriended by his chief tormentor, Matt, the school's most popular student and star athlete. Tommy is suspicious, but is forced to accept the awkward friendship in order to enter a cooking contest ...
Style: feel good, captivating, light, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, swimming, teenage life, school, youth, rivalry, contests and competitions, high school, couples, friends, cooking and food, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Grandmothers and Grandchildren (1969)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: countryside, grandmother grandson relationship, city, best friend, happiness, single father, urban setting, boy, girl, fight, village, stepmother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.6
 398
Annayya (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Rajaram (Chiranjeevi), owner of a fleet of lorries, meets Devi (Soundarya), a garment factory owner. After that acquaintance, she once seeks his help in dealing with two street ruffians, who were teasing her sisters, Lata (Chandini) and Geetha ...
Plot: remorse, attempted murder, drunkenness, anger, marriage proposal, brother brother relationship, sister sister relationship, grudge, vendetta
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.7
 10
Hassan (2018)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Afghanistan, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The owner of a failing charity moves abroad to forget his troubles but still feels the call of his homeland.
Plot: community, loneliness, poverty, grief, racism, patriotism, sickness, suffering, respect, love, child care, affection ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.9
 397
Second Glance (1992)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Dan Burgess is a Christian. Dan Burgess thinks he's not impacting anyone for the LORD. Dan Burgess thinks he's missing out on "all the fun". Dan Burgess wants out of the Christian life. Then... one day... Dan Burgess is forced to ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christianity, wish fulfillment, high school, prayer, christian, alternate timeline, school, alternate reality, divorce, car, christian propaganda, trial ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Here Without Me (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story is about the world of a small family with familiar dreams and not so remarkable problems. The mother is trying to lead everything to save her family, but small events disarrange all her plans.
Style: sentimental, disturbing, melancholic
Plot: iranian, worker, cinema, adaptation, love, poverty, dream, son, delusion, change, money, dreaming ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Secret of the Magic Gourd (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: China, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Secret of the Magic Gourd follows the wondrous adventures of a young schoolboy named Wang Bao. When Wang Bao discovers a magical gourd that can instantly grant his every wish, the awkward child suddenly becomes a hero amongst his curious ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, feel good, light, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: friends, family relations, hopes, family, magical object, wish fulfillment, desire, little boy, adventure, friendship, rivalry, escapades ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.8
 81
Marussia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: France, Russia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In cities like Paris there are countless people from Eastern Europe who have forsaken their homelands because they can see no future there. Lucia and her little daughter Marussia are two such people. They have been thrown out by the Russian ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere, gloomy
Plot: society, childhood, immigration, family relations, family problems, family, family in crisis, life is a bitch, single parent, poverty, mother daughter relationship, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Color of Paradise (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story revolves around a blind boy named Mohammed who is released from his special school in Tehran for summer vacation. His father, shamed and burdened by Mohammed's blindness, arrives late to pick him up and then tries to convince the ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: blind character, orphan, blindness, children, father son relationship, poverty, family relations, village, bittersweet, arranged marriage, homecoming, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Scrapwood War (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 87 min.
Story: At their annual summer building club ‘Camp Scrapwood’, best friends Ziggy (12) and Bas (12) find themselves on opposing sides for the first time in their lives. At summer club, best friends Ziggy and Bas (12) are on opposing sides for the first ...
Plot: boy, bully, father figure, friendship, holiday, jealousy, public humiliation, party, competition, building, chores, vandalism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.9
 173
Dariya Dil (1988)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Chided by his family for being the absolute miser, wealthy industrialist Dhaniram (Kader Khan) loves his money as a mother loves a child. This does not auger well with his two sons, Ajay and Vijay (Shashi Kiran and Raj Kiran respectively). The two ...
Plot: hinduism, father son relationship, revenge, gambling, brother, businessman, fake death, superhero, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Like Stars on Earth (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Ishaan Awasthi is an eight-year-old whose world is filled with wonders that no one else seems to appreciate. Colours, fish, dogs, and kites don't seem important to the adults, who are much more interested in things like homework, marks, and ...
Style: touching, motivational, captivating, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: teachers and students, childhood, dedicated educator, self discovery, teaching the ways of the world, dyslexia, young heroes, school, boarding school, optimism, fish out of water, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Our First Christmas (2008)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Cindy and Tom Baer-Neil have been married for nearly a year, each having lost their first spouse. With the holidays just around the corner, Cindy and Tom are determined to make the new family’s first Christmas perfect. But their respective ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, funny, humorous, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, conflict, holiday, brother brother relationship, party, parents and children, family tradition, family relations, parenthood, life philosophy, mischievous children, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Christmas for a Dollar (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: America is in the midst of the Depression, and the Kamp family is struggling to get by, especially after Mrs. Kamp's untimely death. Now little Ruthie, with her mother gone and her father overwhelmed by doctor bills resulting from her ...
Style: disturbing, touching, feel good, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, love, father daughter relationship, poor family, father son relationship, siblings, poverty, christmas, horse, teaching the ways of the world, family values ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Peddler (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The movie consists of three episodes that explore the lives of poor and desperate in Iran. In episode one, a very poor couple with many crippled children abandon their newly born baby in hopes that it will have a better future. In the second ...
Style: anthology
Plot: poverty, insanity, caretaker, cripple, old age, merchant, abandoned baby, mother son relationship
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Painted House (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young boy, his family, and the migrant workers they hire to work their cotton farm struggle against difficult odds to raise and sell the crop. Meanwhile, the boy dreams of living in better conditions. However, with this particularly tough farming ...
Style: uplifting, sentimental, serious, touching, emotional ...
Plot: family relations, lifestyle, hopes, self discovery, youth, farm, poverty, social relations, coming of age, small town, society, small town life ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Spencer's Mountain (1963)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Clay Spencer is a hard-working man who loves his wife and large family. He is respected by his neighbors and always ready to give them a helping hand. Although not a churchgoer, he even helps a newly arrived local minister regain his flock after he ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, feel good, emotional ...
Plot: mountain, family relations, family, family problems, family life, family gatherings, americana, family in crisis, couples, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 60s
Place: wyoming, tokyo, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Family Comes First (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Virruddh... Family Comes First (English: Opposites) is a Hindi film, released in 2005, directed by Mahesh Manjrekar. The film stars Amitabh Bachchan, Sharmila Tagore, Sanjay Dutt and John Abraham. Viruddh is one among relatively few Hindi films that ...
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, emotional, contemplative ...
Plot: fighting the system, life is a bitch, crimes, society, legal, family problems, injustice, vengeance, introspection, death in the family, fiance fiancee relationship, frame up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.1
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Taliesin Jones (2000)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Not quite a religious film, not quite a coming-of-age story, not quite a kiddie flick, and not quite a supernatural horror movie, Taliesin Jones's identity crisis nonetheless reveals a sweet examination of one child and his thoughts on God.
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic
Plot: miraculous event, teenage boy, coming of age, self discovery, family problems, redemption, dysfunctional family, family life, parents and children, hopes, child illness, secret society ...
Time: 90s
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.5
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Sounder (1972)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Morgans, a loving and strong family of Black sharecroppers in Louisiana in 1933, face a serious family crisis when the husband and father, Nathan Lee Morgan, is convicted of a petty crime and sent to a prison camp. After some weeks or months, ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: family relations, coming of age, prison, dog, interracial relations, racism, school, against the odds, great depression, prisoner of war camp, bittersweet, countryside ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 70s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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