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A Silent Agreement (2017)
 8.4
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A Silent Agreement
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Reuben, a sensitive writer, grapples with a speech impediment as his boyfriend, Derek, a profoundly deaf Human Rights activist, provides strategies to restore his confidence and communication skills. When Reuben approaches an over-the-hill film producer with his autobiographical screenplay, the producer betrays him and Reuben is forced to overcome the long-term effects of bullying in order to succeed.
Style: intellectual
Plot: apathy, cerebral palsy, troubled past, femininity, helplessness, conflict, middle aged, mistrust, ego, stress, honesty, custom, defeat, the color red, egotist, self centeredness, indifference, lgbt, film premiere, lip reading, bitch, overheard conversation, commitment, film industry, sexual fantasy ...
Place: sydney australia, australia
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The Best of Youth
Drama, Romance
Italy
366 min.
 8.5
The Lives We Lead
Drama
Australia
115 min.
 8.2
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, melancholic and touching films with plots about sex, husband wife relationship, couples, kiss, love and romance, drinking and mother daughter relationship mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like A Silent Agreement: I Am Love (2009), Proof (1991), Somersault (2004), I Killed My Mother (2009), Candy (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Somersault
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Australian teenager Heidi is left with little choice but to leave home after she's caught red-handed with her mother's boyfriend. With few options, Heidi ends up in Jindabyne, a tourist community. Upon meeting Joe at a bar, she pursues a ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, gloomy ...
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    User:   64%
 
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I Killed My Mother
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Duration: 96 min.
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    User:   59%
 
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    User:   67%
 
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Country: Australia
Duration: 115 min.
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Very Good Girls
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two New York City girls make a pact to lose their virginity during their first summer out of high school. When they both fall for the same street artist, the friends find their connection tested for the first time.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, touching
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, emotional, sentimental ...
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 6.8
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
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Style: sincere, serious, melancholic, realistic, gloomy ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: manhattan new york city
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System:   48%
    User:   57%
 
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Innocent
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Hong Kong
Duration: 80 min.
Story: 17-year-old Eric follows his parents to immigrate to Canada and is thus forced to confront different emotional and cultural problems. He must not only adjust to the new environment, but also come to terms with his homosexuality. Standing at the ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Raised in a single parent family by his mother Nate Merritt, develops a friendship with a gay man whilst on leave from the US marines.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, emotional
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   40%
 
A Heart of Stone
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Beautiful violin virtuoso Camille has two obsessions: the music of Ravel, and a friend of her husband's who crafts violins. But his heart seems to be as cold as her playing is passionate.
Style: psychological, serious, enigmatic, gloomy, realistic ...
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System:   46%
    User:   38%
 

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
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    User:   46%
 
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