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This Is Our Land (2017)
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This Is Our Land (2017)
Original name: Chez nous
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Pauline, a devoted and generous home help nurse, raises her two children alone, while also looking after her father, a former steelworker. Taking advantage of her popularity, the directors of an extremist political party suggest she become their candidat at the mayoral elections.
Plot: politics, boxing, soccer, blonde, internet, racism, muslim, single mother, skiing, robbery, propaganda, elderly woman, nurse, political leader, war game, dark past, political candidate, election campaign, father daughter relationship, video, football stadium, internet video, latex gloves, neo nazi, hair dye ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and bleak films with plots about politics, society, parents and children, family relations, single mother, racism and father daughter relationship mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like This Is Our Land: Unforgivable (2011), I Forgot to Tell You (2009), Not My Type (2014), One Night (2012), The Girl on the Train (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Unforgivable (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A middle-aged writer is looking for a quiet retreat; a slightly younger female estate agent gives him details of a house a close to Venice.
Style: realistic, psychological, bleak, serious
Plot: loss of daughter, family problems, haunted by the past, parents and children, dealing with death, crimes, missing child, family relations, life turned upside down, amateur detective, missing person, following someone ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
I Forgot to Tell You (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marie is a young woman with a troubled past. Her passion is painting, but she never had any formal training. Living in the South of France, she takes whatever work she can get to make ends meet. Then she befriends the elderly painter Jaume and he ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, uplifting, touching
Plot: friendship, mental illness, golden years, hopes, starting over, self discovery, elderly, friends, painting, alzheimer's disease, drawing, euthanasia
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.5
 2K
Not My Type (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Clement, a young philosophy teacher, is sent to Arras for a year. He meets Jennifer, a pretty hair stylist, and the two freely share their hearts and bodies as they try to overcome the cultural and social divide between them.
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, social differences, society, young lovers, couples, romance, beauty salon, opposites attract, provincial life, love and romance, couple relations, train ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.2
 1K
One Night (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the harbor city of Le Havre, France, a woman is stabbed during the night, just below the windows of her neighborhood. Pierre (Yvan Attal) has witnessed the murder, and heard the wails of the women crying for help. So have the neighbors, ...
Style: serious, psychological, atmospheric, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: murder, moral dilemma, introspection, urban, deadly, dishonesty, couples, crimes, couple relations, life is a bitch, uncover truth, witnessing a crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: europe, france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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The Girl on the Train (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The Girl on the Train is a 2009 French drama film directed by André Téchiné. Jeanne is a young woman, striking but otherwise without qualities. Her mother tries to get her a job in the office of a lawyer, Bleistein, her lover years ago. Jeanne ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, thought provoking, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: anti semitism, false accusation, couples, dishonesty, wrestling, media, journalism, suburbs, parents and children, couple relations, destructive relationship, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.1
 433
Pater (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Vincent Lindon and Alain Cavalier drink together in bars while coming up with tall tales.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: artists and showbiz, friends, buddies, filmmaking, video camera, politics, prime minister, money, handshake, business ethics, ethics, role playing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.6
 179
Maman a tort (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Do we really know our parents? Fourteen-year-old Anouk suddenly discovers another side to her mother during an observation workshop that she carries out in the insurance company where her mother works. An immersion week in the company's adult ...
Plot: chocolate, paris metro, widow, 14 year old, teenager, teenage girl, subway, insurance, insurance company, cafeteria, elevator, christmas tree ...
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61%
 7.5
 12K
Rosetta (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young and impulsive Rosetta lives with her alcoholic mother and, moved by despair, she will do anything to maintain a job.
Style: bleak, realistic, rough, psychological, serious ...
Plot: unemployment, snitch, mother daughter relationship, trailer park, poverty, alcoholic, parents and children, dysfunctional family, realism, family problems, layoff, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: belgium, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 6.6
 501
Fire and Ice (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The charismatic, surly son of a wealthy industrialist, Clément (Jean-Louis Trintignant) leads a double life as a member of a right-wing extremist organization. When he’s ratted out after a failed assassination attempt on a prominent politician, ...
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, french noir
Plot: politics, terrorism, battles, fascism, racism, anti war, new wave, society, mental illness, deadly, political unrest, assassination ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, normandy, paris france, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
In Praise of Love (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Someone we hear talking - but whom we do not see - speaks of a project which describes the four key moments of love: meeting, physical passion, arguments/separation and making up. This project is to be told through three couples: young, adult and ...
Style: psychological, intellectual, meditative, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Plot: politics, philosophy, art, romance, painter, humanity, loneliness, life & death, life philosophy, existentialism, filmmaking, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.7
 3K
Our Children (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, France, Switzerland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Young and full of life, Murielle (Emilie Dequenne, Rosetta) has a promising future ahead of her when she meets and falls head over heels for Mounir (Tahar Rahim, A Prophet). A wedding soon follows, and the happy couple quickly set about preparing to ...
Style: realistic, sincere, tense, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, generosity, doctor, love, children, parents and children, life is a bitch, crimes, unlikely criminals, doctors and patients, losing-it hero, family in crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: belgium, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Les hommes du feu (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bénédicte Meursault, a female firefighter, has just been transferred to a small fire brigade in the South of France. She is welcomed by Philippe, 45, the wise captain of the brigade. Soon after being introduced to the men, the young woman jumps ...
Plot: mayor, village, forest fire, newborn, beeper, language barrier, twins, telephone conversation, wedding dress, police, bicycle, singing ...
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Sand and Blood (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bullfighting, music, medicine, change, and homoerotic possibilities mix in this study of friendship. Francisco is a bullfighter on his way up, so focused even sex doesn't hold his interest. After a minor road accident, he meets a doctor, ...
Plot: slaughterhouse, friendship between men, homosexual, bullfighting, homosexual subtext, homoeroticism
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Ben and Benedict (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ben (Françoise Lebrun) is a woman who never gets to do what she really wants to do and is the victim of everybody and everything. Benedict is her imaginary creation: the girl who would respond with strength and mastery to situations she can only ...
Plot: medical student, feminism, parisian suburb, pregnancy, car accident, funeral, unrequited love, motherhood, abortion
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.1
 102
By Accident (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: One evening, Amra, a young Algerian living in France, accidentally runs over a pedestrian. Riddled with guilt and the certainty that she will lose her French identity papers, Amra is miraculously proved innocent by Angélique, a beautiful redhead ...
Plot: car breakdown, convertible, chase, car chase, lie, dancing, murder, lawyer, laundry, investigation, daughter, vomiting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Live and Become (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Israel, Belgium, Italy
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In 1980 the black Falashas in Ethiopia are recognised as genuine Jews and are secretly carried to Israel. The day before the transport the son of a Jewish mother dies. In his place and with his name (Schlomo) she takes a Christian 9-year-old boy.
Style: serious, sincere, touching, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: adoption, rescue, racism, rabbi, refugee camp, family relations, parents and children, hopes, refugees, religions or cults, fugitives, fall in love ...
Time: 1990s
Place: israel, france, ethiopia, africa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 691
Little Wing (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Little Wing tells the story of 12-year-old Varpu, who's quickly growing to adulthood, and about her mother, who doesn't want to grow up. Varpu lives with her mother and has never met her father. One night Varpu has enough of her riding ...
Plot: coming of age, parent child relationship, blonde, father, driver's license, traffic accident, mental instability, blonde girl, search for father, child protagonist, car theft, driving lesson ...
Time: 2010s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Disintegration (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Three young men meet Djamel (Yassine Azzouz), a charismatic manipulator, who turns the three friends against society.
Style: serious, rough, gloomy, realistic
Plot: lifestyle, rebelliousness, misfit, society, rebellion, friends, fighting the system, buddies, dishonesty, manipulations, social misfits, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, europe, brussels belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Heaven Will Wait (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Mélanie, 16 years old, lives with her mother. She likes going to school, her friends, playing the cello, and she wants to change the world. But when she meets a boy on the Internet and falls in love with him, her world changes as she is gradually ...
Plot: propaganda, praying, estrangement, ferris wheel, brainwashing, father daughter estrangement, teenager, cemetery, teenage girl, hospital, sister sister relationship, cell phone ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 2K
Jealousy (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The professional and emotional cross-currents between two romantically entwined theater actors played by the director’s son Louis and Anna Mouglalis.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic
Plot: love, dishonesty, family problems, couples, dysfunctional family, couple relations, love affair, love and romance, hidden identity, dysfunctional couple, tickling, woman crying ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 1K
Suzanne (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story of a destiny. Suzanne's and her family's. The ties that bind them, keep them together, and the love she pursues... to the point of leaving everything behind.
Style: serious, bleak, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, family relations, single parent, youth, fall in love, love and romance, siblings relations, parents and children, love affair, nothing goes right, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
My Friend Victoria (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Aged eight, Victoria spends a night in the home of a wealthy white family; years later, she encounters them again and her life is changed forever.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional
Plot: rich and poor, hopes, parents and children, family relations, society, destiny, coming of age, family life, youth, adoption, orphan, widow ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.1
 3K
The Wall (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Produced, written and directed by Yılmaz Güney within his own personal experiences of capital offense, he dedicates Duvar to male teenagers aged 13 to 19 living behind the bars under diabolical treatments. These teenagers get barbaric corporal ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Plot: politics, juvenile delinquency, prison life, prison, confined, state affairs, life is a bitch, society, rebelliousness, youth, kids in trouble, revolution ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, turkey, europe, kurdistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 5.8
 26
Prince Jack (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A dramatic look at the inner workings of the Kennedy administration.
Plot: civil rights, cia, fbi, political, prince, cold war, bathtub, assassination, racial issues, white house, president, presidential election ...
Time: 1960s
Place: texas, america, usa, dallas texas, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Neger, Neger, Schornsteinfeger (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: This drama is based on the childhood memories of Hans Jürgen Massaquoi, who was one of the few black native Germans in Nazi Germany. In 1935 at the age of nine, he lives with his German mother in a small flat in Hamburg's working class ...
Style: national socialism
Plot: gestapo, xenophobia, prosecution, interracial friendship, german, racism, nazi germany, child protagonist, fascism, nazi, outsider, boxer ...
Place: germany, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sorry We Missed You (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A story exploring the issue of hardship in modern-day Britain through a young couple scraping to get by in a casual jobs market. A hard-up delivery driver and his carer wife are pushed to breaking point as they struggle to keep their family afloat ...
Plot: united kingdom, watching a video, father son conflict, bus stop, taking a selfie, elderly woman, telephone call, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, poverty, family photograph ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.1
 264
Aram (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Aram, an ex-soldier from the Armenian cause, has come to France to close an arms deal under secret service surveillance. Held responsible and banished by his faher for his brother's injuries in a terrorist ttack, he's also come to seek ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: terrorism, rivalry, disability, crimes, arms dealing, criminal heroes, gangsters, politics, tough heroes, assassination, haunted by the past, godparent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1915
Place: turkey, france, ottoman empire, armenia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.6
 3K
The Best Man (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The other party is in disarray. Five men vie for the party nomination for president. No one has a majority as the first ballot closes and the front-runners begin to decide how badly they want the job.
Style: serious, realistic, cynical, social realism, rough ...
Plot: politics, election campaign, political intrigue, ambition, rivalry, rise to the top, corrupt politician, state affairs, opponent, head of state, power relations, media ...
Time: 60s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.2
 1K
Bloody Milk (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pierre, in his thirties, is a breeder of dairy cattle. His life revolves around his farm, his veterinarian sister and his parents whose livestock he took over. As the first cases of a zoonotic outbreak are reported in France, Pierre discovers that ...
Plot: peasant, night, human animal relationship, farmer, brother sister relationship, disease, police officer, rifle, axe, baker, talking to an animal, watching a video ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Thomas the Impostor (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the First World War, when Paris is expected to fall to the Germans, the attractive widow, Princesse de Bormes, organises a convoy of cars to evacuate the wounded from the front, and bring them back to her villa in Paris to recuperate. The ...
Plot: widow, impostor, french army, war zone, la marseillaise, trench warfare, soldier, nurse, mother daughter relationship, year 1914, hierarchy, first aid ...
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%