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, death, painting, blackmail, one night stand, breaking and entering, cottage, drinking, drugs, affair, brother sister relationship, violin, sewing
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada

Most similar movies to The Intestine

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out ambiguous ending, realistic, emotional and touching films with plots about mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship, coming of age, father daughter relationship and single mother mostly in Drama, Comedy and Horror genres. Some movies like The Intestine: Spice It Up (2018), The Saver (2015), What Hedwig Didn't Tell Us (1995), Johnny Greyeyes (2000), How Old Are You (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: film within a film, dance, university, army, filmmaking, high school, beach, sister sister relationship, abortion, female protagonist, actor, photographer ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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95%
 7.6
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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: cleaning lady, teenage girl, teenager, mother daughter relationship, book, teenage protagonist, female protagonist
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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: mother daughter relationship, christmas, dysfunctional family, female protagonist, girl, children's home, brother sister relationship, 12 year old, child protagonist
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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: prison, women's prison, thirty something, maximum security prison, mother daughter relationship, female nudity, lesbian, brother sister relationship, robbery, native american, lesbianism, mother son relationship
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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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, malayalam, wife husband relationship, mother daughter relationship
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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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: realistic, semi serious
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, couples, trespassing, pharmacist, pharmacy, secret admirer, letter, gun shooting, suicide, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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: snow, spider, lake, forest, grief, sauna, winter, alone, loneliness, disease, spring, isolation ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: midlife crisis, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, male nudity, female protagonist, older woman younger man relationship, piano
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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: physical abuse, drugs, sex, male female relationship, punishment, prostitution, prison, drinking, kiss, jail, handcuffs, beating ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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, seaside, classroom, sea, bathtub, telephone call, alcohol, wedding, dancing, underwater scene, scar ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.0
 182
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, illegal drugs, family conflict, drug use, female protagonist, helplessness, drug addiction, support group, surgeon, drug addict, unwanted pregnancy, group therapy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Daughter of Mine (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A daughter torn between two mothers, one who raised her with love and her biological mother, who instinctively claims her back.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, conflict, child, secret, husband wife relationship, little girl, bathtub, horse, female protagonist, hole, female objectification, carpet ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: youth, teenage protagonist, teenage girl, sexuality, teenager, friendship between women, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, terminal illness, coming of age
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: small town, family, parent child relationship, nipples visible through clothing, braless, prostitution, mother daughter relationship, trailer park
Place: ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, single parent, sexuality, affair, mother daughter relationship, friendship, women's rights
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Mommy Is at the Hairdresser's (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Summer 1966. It's time to enjoy the summer holiday, total freedom. Teenage Élise discovers that the sudden departure of her mother completely disrupts the family. Her brother Coco seeks solace in the garage, building a super racing car. Her ...
Style: serious, emotional, sexual, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: elderly lovers, love and romance, parents and children, suburban life, single parent, youth, lifestyle, family problems, siblings relations, suburbs, family relations, estrangement ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: sexual abuse, repressed memory, childhood memory, child abuse, female protagonist, depression, memory, mother daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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, youth, coming of age, urban, police arrest, children, helicopter, arrest, police, female protagonist, camorra, conflict ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, napoli italy, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: supermarket, best friend, female friendship, attorney, extramarital affair, adultery, older man younger woman relationship, marriage, female protagonist, lawyer, betrayal, law firm ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Nocturnal Agony (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A highly successful upper middle class woman with a loving family has her seemingly “perfect” world turned upside down when the hidden secrets from her past suddenly resurface, forcing her and her beloved mother into a painful examination of ...
Style: christian film
Plot: recovery, female protagonist, child abuse, faith
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Shooting the Moon (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Francesca Archibugi directed this Italian drama set in Rome where 14-year-old Siddhartha (Niccolo Senni) is forced to deal with his heroin-addicted mother Silvia (Valeria Golina). He occasionally gets a visit from his filmmaker father Massimo ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, christmas, hypodermic needle, syringe, heroin addict, internet, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, stepbrother stepsister relationship, brother sister relationship, male female relationship, drugs ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Apostasy (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A faithful Jehovah's Witness is forced to shun her own sister because of a religious transgression. As the separation draws out, she starts to question the meaning of God's love.
Plot: teenage daughter, mother daughter relationship, faith, betrayal, british, religion, belief in god
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Margarita Happy Hour (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Five young women, each with children, meet once a week for $2 margaritas and discuss life, love and change.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, little girl, cocaine, female friendship, rock music, coming of age, friendship between women, unwed mother, bohemian, female artist, hipster, drug addict ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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 ⇓
68%
 7.1
 15
Shiba (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A multi-lingual tour guide who owns multiple passports one day drives his wife and daughter to a desolate seashore town and checks in a secluded, spacious, ruins-like hotel. From that moment on, he throws himself into gambling, tossing the dice with ...
Plot: gambling, death, murder, brother sister relationship, taiwanese, dice, seaside, sex, violence, chinese, village, cultural difference ...
Place: taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Love of My Life (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: What if you had only five days to figure out... everything.
Style: sincere, touching, captivating, emotional, sentimental
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, husband wife relationship, love triangle, mother daughter relationship, marriage, architect, family home, female protagonist, workplace romance, brain tumor, cheating wife, illness ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 859
Pin Cushion (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Super close mother Lyn and daughter Iona (Dafty One and Dafty Two) are excited for their new life in a new town. Determined to make a success of things after a tricky start, Iona becomes 'best friends' with Keely, Stacey and Chelsea. Used ...
Style: psychological
Plot: bullying, mother daughter relationship, coming of age, hunchback, first love, love interest, pet cat, pet bird, selfie, birthday party, tragedy, high school ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Good Riddance (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in a small rural town in the Quebec Laurentians, Michelle lives in an isolated house with her mentally-challenged brother Guy and her 13 year old daughter Manon. Together the three of them survive by running a small firewood business and ...
Plot: parent child relationship, girl, male female relationship, mother daughter relationship, death of brother, runaway, autumn, single mother, coming of age, accidental death, jealousy, pregnancy ...
Place: quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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.
Plot: farming, cooking, female protagonist, countryside, young woman, friendship, childhood friend, summer, autumn, winter, spring, food ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
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Boundaries (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Emily Price tries to balance family life and leading crunch negotiations between a Canadian politician and the president of a country whose natural resources are being exploited.
Plot: politics, negotiation, french canadian, canadian, coastal town, darts, tarot card, fortune teller, politician, female protagonist, corporation, president ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%