Movies like The Intestine

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The Intestine (2016)
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The Intestine (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The Intestine is the story of Maya, an unhappy young womn, fed up with her monotonous job, filthy apartment, and the responsibilities of caring for her drug-addicted mother. One night she comes across Philip, a man of wealth, and the next morning wakes up alone in his large suburban home. With Philip nowhere in sight, Maya attempts to gain possession of the house.
Plot: female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, one night stand, one-night stand, death, drugs, violin, painting, blackmail, brother sister relationship, sewing, breaking and entering, cottage, strange behavior, drinking, affair
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada

Most similar movies to The Intestine

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sincere, disturbing, realistic and semi serious films with plots about mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, female nudity, female director, male nudity, father daughter relationship and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Drama, Comedy and Horror genres. Some movies like The Intestine: How Old Are You (2014), Spice It Up (2018), The Saver (2015), What Hedwig Didn't Tell Us (1995), Johnny Greyeyes (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
How Old Are You (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: 36 year-old Nirupama Rajeev (played by Manju Warrier) is an UD clerk in Revenue Department. The role of her husband is played by Kunchaka Boban. There is nothing interesting about her life as she leads a life which is determined by her usual daily ...
Plot: parent child relationship, marathon, strong female lead, female protagonist, self discovery, wife husband relationship, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, malayalam
Place: canada
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Spice It Up (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A film student struggles to complete her thesis project.
Style: ambiguous ending
Plot: dancing, film school, filmmaking, dance, film within a film, high school, army, university, professor, camera, photographer, bomb ...
Time: year 2013
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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70%
 6.5
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The Saver (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When teenaged Fern is orphaned in the middle of a harsh Montreal winter, she is determined to avoid her mother’s tragic fate, and take care of herself. With Youth Protection nipping at her heels, she lies about her name and age, to get a job as a ...
Plot: female director, teenager, teenage girl, female protagonist, book, mother daughter relationship, teenage protagonist, cleaning lady
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
What Hedwig Didn't Tell Us (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 67 min.
Story: A sad story about a young girl who is forced to move from one foster home to another.
Plot: children's home, dysfunctional family, brother sister relationship, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, 12 year old, girl, christmas, child protagonist, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Johnny Greyeyes (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Johnny GreyEyes is a girl from an injun family. Since her childhood she was abused by her father and one day she killed him. She was arrested and convicted by the court to a long term in local prison. Where she finds the woman, another inmate, who ...
Plot: prisoner, thirty something, maximum security prison, lesbian, robbery, prison, female nudity, women's prison, mother daughter relationship, lesbianism, native american, brother sister relationship ...
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Oxbow Cure (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The Oxbow Cure is a winter tale of Lena, a middle-aged woman who has recently been diagnosed with a life-altering disease. In an attempt to come to terms with her transforming body, she leaves her home in the city for a new life in remote northern ...
Style: ambiguous ending
Plot: forest, grief, lake, sauna, snow, spider, winter, alone, search, surrealism, isolation, female protagonist ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Beach House (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cara Rudland thought she’d left her Southern roots and troubled family far behind, but returns to the scenic Lowcountry of her childhood summers after losing her job in Chicago. There, she reconnects with her mother Lovie, who has been caring for ...
Style: touching, sincere, disturbing, thought provoking
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mother daughter relationship, family reunited, life philosophy, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female protagonist, small town, sibling relationship, parents and children, brother sister relationship, estrangement, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Fighting for My Daughter (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Unable to get the police to help, a woman launches her own investigation to save her daughter from a dangerous prostitution ring.
Plot: punishment, prison, handcuffs, sex, kiss, drinking, drugs, physical abuse, beating, male female relationship, prostitution, jail ...
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57%
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Angel Face (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A single mother abandons her 8-year-old daughter after meeting someone in a nightclub.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, single mother, sea, seaside, female director, nickname, supermarket, death, classroom, dancing, diving, swimming pool ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.0
 189
Not My Kid (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A teenaged drug addict is sent to Dr. Royce's controversial drug intervention program where the addicts in the program confront each other in supervised group meetings. Also, in evening meetings, the addicts are confronted by their families. ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, family conflict, illegal drugs, teenager, drug abuse, father daughter relationship, drug addiction, drug use, drug addict, doctor, sister sister relationship, guilt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Little Girl Blue (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Julie is a woman who seemingly has everything. A handsome husband, teenage daughter and a thriving, undemanding job as a translator and now even a new dream house ... But she also has a secret that is slowly changing her idyllic life...
Plot: female director, family relations, midlife crisis, piano, male nudity, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, older woman younger man relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
God Exists, Her Name Is Petrunya (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Croatia, Slovenia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In Stip, a small town in Macedonia, every January the local priest throws a wooden cross into the river and hundreds of men dive after it. Good fortune and prosperity are guaranteed to the man who retrieves it. This time, Petrunya dives into the ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: female protagonist, feminism, social relations, belief in god, mother daughter relationship, religious procession, staircase, snow, job seeking, job interview, priest, tv interview ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
 102
By Design (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Angie and Helen are in love and they live and work together - they design women's clothes and run their own fashion business in Vancouver. Helen wants to be a mother. Angie loves Helen and if Helen can't feel fulfilled without a child she ...
Plot: female nudity, lesbian, lesbian couple, lesbian mother, sex, gay adoption, gay parent, fashion designer, male nudity, lesbian relationship, female protagonist, photographer ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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On the Corner (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Angel and Randy Henry are a sister and brother, caught on the mean streets of Vancouver's Downtown Eastside. While Angel finds the strength to escape her seemingly hopeless situation, Randy slips deeper into a world consumed by abandonment and ...
Style: disturbing, touching, psychological, serious, suspenseful
Plot: dysfunctional family, missing person, interracial relations, homelessness, drug addiction, brother sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, drug dealer, confrontation, drug rehab, restaurant, bathtub ...
Place: vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Arresting Gena (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A directionless teenager (Aesha Waks) becomes involved with a headstrong runaway (Summer Phoenix) and her drug-dealing brother (Sam Rockwell).
Plot: female director, friendship between women, coming of age, female friendship, irresponsible, teenage girl, terminal illness, youth, female protagonist, teenager, mother daughter relationship, teenage protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Nuit #1 (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Clara and Nikolai meet at a sweat-soaked rave and end their night at his apartment. The first part of the film is an erotic and candid portrait of their lovemaking. When Clara tries to sneak out without saying goodbye, this typical hookup takes an ...
Style: sincere, talky, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: rave, battle of the sexes, slacker, one night stand, young lovers, couples, conversation, one-night stand, twentysomething life, sexual relations, introspection, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.9
 324
The Intruder (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Naples. Present day. Giovanna, a combative 60-year-old social worker on the frontline of the daily war against pervasive criminality, is confronted, like a modern Antigone, with a moral dilemma that threatens to destroy her work and her life. ...
Plot: violence, coming of age, urban, painting, soccer, caterpillar, police arrest, conflict, mafia, social worker, camorra, little girl ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, napoli italy, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Termini Station (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Termini Station is a Canadian made drama, released in 1989 and directed by Allan King. The film stars Colleen Dewhurst and Megan Follows as Molly and Micheline Dushane, a mother and daughter living in a small Northern Ontario town. Molly is an ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, small town, parent child relationship, family, poker, trailer park, nipples visible through clothing, braless, prostitution, mother daughter relationship
Place: ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Volontaire (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story revolves around 22-year-old Laure, who is trying to find her feet. After performing brilliantly in her literature studies, she enrols as a communications officer in the Naval Fusiliers. She will quickly have to adapt to and assimilate the ...
Style: semi serious, inspirational, sincere, light
Plot: boot camp, military, female objectification, male objectification, mother daughter relationship, sea, female protagonist, woman in uniform, seaside, romance, female nudity, mentor ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Between Friends (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two middle-aged women with nothing in common meet by accident and develop a close friendship while continuing to deal with their own lives.
Plot: female friendship, middle aged, women's rights, affair, mother daughter relationship, friendship, sexuality, single parent, divorced divorcee
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 449
White Lie (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Katie Arneson is faking cancer. A university dance major, Katie's falsified diagnosis and counterfeit fundraising have transformed her into a campus celebrity surrounded by the supportive community she's always dreamed of: a close-knit ...
Plot: cancer, dancer, jewish, hypodermic needle, lesbian, lesbianism, urination, vomiting, betrayal, mother daughter relationship, bare breasts, elevator ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Betrayed: A Story of Three Women (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Joan Bixler and Amanda Nelson have known each other for several years and lead successful and seemingly functional families. However, their friendship is ripped to shreds and their families shattered when the husband of one of the women has an ...
Plot: extramarital affair, betrayal, lawyer, female protagonist, adultery, marital problem, unfaithful husband, mother daughter relationship, attorney, supermarket, law firm, female friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Something to Live for: The Alison Gertz Story (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An AIDS-stricken woman becomes a leader in the struggle to educate people about the disease and its prevention.
Plot: casual sex, drug, bedridden, one night stand, israeli, disease, treatment, house party, old lady, disco, architect, pain ...
Time: year 1988
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Menorca (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Spain
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A hedonistic soccer mom embarks on a strange journey of self-discovery, seeking to reconnect with her estranged son by returning his pet rock back to the island of Menorca, Spain.
Plot: extramarital affair, hitchhiking, strip club, parent child relationship, taking off pants, undressing someone, male nudity, pubic hair, male objectification, lighting a cigarette, overweight man, drinking from the bottle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.4
 264
Blood Pressure (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A middle-aged woman follows letters from an unseen admirer into potential danger.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: couple relations, couples, secret admirer, trespassing, pharmacist, letter, conspiracy, manipulation, intrigue, love, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 566
Alone (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Maria is a student at the university of Essen, Germany, living and working in a gray, unpleasant, and anonymous environment. While she has little problem finding someone for a one night stand, she rebuffs her lovers in such a rude way that they ...
Plot: dominatrix, new love, borderline personality disorder, one night stand, one-night stand, nymphomaniac, zoo, librarian, blindfold, sex scene, female nudity, sex in car ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Star Spangled Banners (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Ten years following the breakup of the family band, The Banner Project, siblings Desiree, Johnny, and Mitchel Banner, are faced with the decision to reunite in order to save their home town from bankruptcy.
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: reunion, family relations, estrangement, siblings relations, homecoming, fictional band, dysfunctional family, country music, medical examination, mother daughter relationship, fight, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Not in My Family (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A new mother is haunted by postpartum depression. Based on a true story.
Plot: childhood sexual abuse, sexual abuse, repressed memory, childhood memory, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, child abuse, depression, memory
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
A Gift of Miracles (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A pragmatic PhD candidate must let go of her logic when she finds a list of items to give away written by the late mother she never knew. With the encouragement of her enthusiastic new mentor, she attempts to return everything on the list and begins ...
Style: touching, enigmatic, sincere, disturbing, emotional
Plot: female scientist, faith, parent child relationship, scientist, female protagonist, mystery, family secrets, family secret, secret past, science, miraculous event, chores ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Little Forest (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young woman leaves the city to return to her hometown in the countryside. Seeking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city, she becomes self-sufficient in a bid to reconnect with nature.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, sincere
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: countryside, farming, cooking, female protagonist, young woman, friendship, childhood friend, mother daughter relationship, pet dog, food, winter, romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%