Movies like Being Venice

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Being Venice (2012)
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Being Venice (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: New Zealand-born, Aussie-based filmmaker Miro Bilbrough follows up her acclaimed shorts with her debut feature - a character study of a troubled young woman named Venice.
Plot: swimming, father daughter relationship, australian, head injury
Place: sydney australia

Most similar movies to Being Venice

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about father daughter relationship, swimming, australian, love, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship and female nudity mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Being Venice: Force of Destiny (2015), Japanese Story (2003), Candy Regentag (1989), Now and Forever (1983), Dunamis the Future Is Now (0000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Force of Destiny (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A journey of love and hope, of courage and sacrifice, and one man's miraculous salvation through a life-saving liver transplant. FORCE OF DESTINY is a story of survival inspired by Paul Cox's personal experiences and his recent book Tales ...
Plot: spirituality, australian, love
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95%
Japanese Story (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Against the background of an Australian desert landscape, so much space and so few people, Sandy, a geologist, and Hiromitsu, a Japanese businessman, play out a story of human inconsequence in the face of the blistering universe. The end of the ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, sincere, serious, captivating ...
Plot: culture clash, desert, romance, society, couples, female partner, love affair, love and romance, interracial relations, confined, unlikely couple, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Candy Regentag (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Flesh and fantasy fill the nights of the call girls at Bambi’s, a flashy back street brothel. Join Bambi, Candy and the girls for an evening or two and find out what happens in the violent world of sex for sale. Candy is new to the business. She ...
Plot: female full frontal nudity, love, woman on top, bare breasts, breasts, australian, female nudity, prostitute, erotica, violence, undressing, female protagonist ...
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Now and Forever (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A couple's seemingly "perfect" marriage is shaken when the husband is charged with rape.
Plot: memory, lifting up dress, skinny dipping, trial, two in a shower, swimming, woman on top, horse riding, husband wife relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Dunamis the Future Is Now (0000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Story: Continent 4, 2047. The new world system has progressed. Bolton discovers his father left more than a key to the city. In search of the unknown, he crosses paths with Daikin, a young fugitive seeking the truth beyond the walls of her reality. The ...
Plot: australian
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Truth or Dare (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Dominican Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Aura and Gael's passionate new love is quickly overshadowed by horrible news: Aura is diagnosed with an aggressive brain tumor. Gael decides to stay in the relationship and support her, but don Julio, her father, deeply concerned about his ...
Plot: cancer, art school, orphan, promise, swimming
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Midnight Dancer (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 16 year old Australian girl Belinda (Deanne Jeffs) wants to become a ballerina. To makes ends meet, she takes a job as an exotic dancer in a Sydney cabaret. Eventually, she is able to reach her goal, but not before experiencing humanity at best and ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, nightclub, blonde, teenage girl, dance
Time: 1960s
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Ali's Wedding (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After a "white lie" which spirals out of control, a neurotic, naive and musically gifted Muslim cleric's eldest son must follow through with an arranged marriage, except he is madly in love with an Australian born-Lebanese girl.
Plot: australian, arabic, wedding, police car, falling in love, mosque, university student, vineyard, love, judge, deportation, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Black Balloon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thomas is turning 16. His dad's in the army and they've just moved to a town in New South Wales; his mom is pregnant; his older brother, Charlie, who's autistic, has his own adolescent sexual issues. Thomas finds Charlie an ...
Style: sentimental, gloomy, touching, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: birthday, first love, coming of age, social services, autism, swimming, hospital bed, family dinner, acceptance, human nature, misfit, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Five Moments of Infidelity (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A true to life sensual drama showing intense moments of infidelity across five different worlds in the same city; the sexy young things, who think they have nothing to lose; the upwardly mobile thirty-something couple bored with their perfect ...
Plot: woman wearing black lingerie, cheating wife, infidelity, mother daughter conflict, gay relationship, cheating boyfriend, australian, female masturbation, womanizer, large breasts, cheating girlfriend, gay club ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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That Summer (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The mother of a girl decides to trust his father, with whom he is separated, when he learns that it is seriously ill. This summer will be the last for both of them and all that is left to Peter is to stand by their child.
Plot: death of wife, reflection in water, husband wife reunion, father daughter relationship, doctor, terminal illness
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Taking the Plunge 2 (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Gaby and Fred are preparing for the world swimming championships which will be held in Quebec this year. Their love will be purt to the test when a former love of Gaby's turns up at the championships. Gaby finds herself at a crucial point of ...
Plot: high school, swimming pool, young adult, sport competition, competition, swimming
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Nuvve... Nuvve... (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Vishwanath (Prakash Raj) is a millionaire whose daughter is Anjali (Shriya Saran). Vishwanath loves his daughter very much. So much that he even buys her an Icecream Parlor when his daughter asks him for an ice cream. What Vishwanath expects is a ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, beggar, domineering father, arranged marriage, love, office
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
You Light Up My Life (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Laurie has been in show business since she was a child. Her dream is to be a singer, songwriter and actress. Her father wants her to be a comedian like him and Laurie only tries because it pleases her father. But she is a lousy comedian. She ...
Plot: one night stand, chance meeting, recording session, telling a joke, father daughter relationship, audition
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Tim (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Handsome but backward gardener Tim Melville has a new woman in his life. She is Mary, his widowed employer, a woman who had given up on love until she had found Tim. At first they are friends. But soon they become lovers, as Mary, drawn to ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, emotional, serious ...
Plot: mentally challenged, friendship, misfit, human nature, society, social differences, looking for love, fall in love, small town life, family life, small town, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.3
 40K
Candy (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A poet falls in love with an art student, who gravitates to his bohemian lifestyle -- and his love of heroin. Hooked as much on one another as they are on the drug, their relationship alternates between states of oblivion, self-destruction, and ...
Style: touching, surprise ending, romantic, disturbing, depressing ...
Plot: heroin, drug abuse, addiction, destructive relationship, artist, marriage, lovers, life is a bitch, obsession, theft, professor, junkie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, mcdonald's restaurant, sydney australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.1
 290
Juliet in Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Francis Ng is Jordan, a low level triad who finds himself strangely attracted to divorced restaurant hostess Juliet (Sandra Ng), who’s had a mastectomy and has since retreated into a shell. Through coincidence, the two form a makeshift family with ...
Plot: driving lesson, child care, tragedy, father daughter relationship, baby, triad, tragic romance
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.7
 355
Romeo & Juliet (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona where we lay our scene, from ancient grudge break to new mutiny where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes a pair of star-cross'd lovers take ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, tragedy, male female relationship, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, love, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Serenades (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl is born to an Aboriginal mother and an Afgan father.
Style: tense, realistic, serious
Plot: hopes, pregnancy, coming of age, culture clash, youth, true love, forbidden love, injustice, family relations, parents and children, fall in love, human spirit ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.0
 230
Dandy (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in Paris during the 1960s, a group of stylish teenagers hang out at a club called the Drugstore. Shy Philippe wants to meet a girl but he doesn't know how to go about it. Experienced Nathalie invites him and his friend Marc to the birthday ...
Plot: kiss, father daughter relationship, party, flirt, clothes, sexual initiation, shyness, bare breasts, sex, swimming, female nudity, virginity ...
Time: 1960s
Place: paris france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 529
Ruben Guthrie (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An Australian film about a hard-partying Sydney ad man who seeks to start a new chapter in his life.
Style: adaptation directed by original author
Plot: advertising executive, beach, wine, friendship between men, party, father son relationship, crying, crying man, alcohol, bedroom, father, sexy woman ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 142
Forbidden Love (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: East Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A coming of age drama from the fall of the Berlin Wall era.
Plot: swimming, undressing, underage sex, first love, father daughter relationship, school, female full frontal nudity, female masturbation, judge, rape, female nudity, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Everlasting Secret Family (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A beautiful, if ambitious and amoral, youth is tapped to become the lover of a powerful senator. The young man quickly realizes that he can hold this place, with all its perks, only as long as he is young. He has no other function than being young. ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, gloomy, sexual, serious ...
Plot: politics, gay, society, gender, gays and lesbians, life is a bitch, state affairs, manipulations, sexual relations, battles, voyeurism, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Romeo & Juliet (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Adaptation of Shakespeare's play, presented originally on television for schools in the UK.
Plot: shakespeare, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, love, male female relationship, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.1
 878
Beneath Clouds (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of Lena, the light-skinned daughter of an Aboriginal mother and Irish father and Vaughn, a Murri boy doing time in a minimum security prison in North West NSW. Dramatic events throw them together on a journey with no money and no ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, sincere
Plot: coming of age, on the road, racism, prison, bus, single mother, prejudice, social injustice, convict, irish, identity, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Hired Heart (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small-town, country doctor has been a widow for two years but is still in love with her dead husband, Michael. Despite the best efforts of her father in law to marry her off to the local eligible bachelors, she still remains so. The week-long ...
Plot: small town, love, escort, composer, bull, widow, doctor, father daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Nallavanuku Nallavan (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Nallavanuku Nallavan is a Tamil film, directed by SP. Muthuraman. The film is a remake of the 1982 Superhit Kannada film Jeevana Chakra that starred Vishnuvardhan and Raadhika Sarathkumar in main roles.
Plot: marriage, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, moral transformation, love, criminal, factory, rags to riches
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Till Human Voices Wake Us (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sam and Silvy are best friends. One night, as they are watching a falling star while floating on their backs in a lake, Sylvy disappears from his side. Despite his best efforts, he cannot find her under water. Many years later, Sam, now a ...
Style: psychological, touching, realistic, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, hypnosis, friends, dealing with death, hopes, romance, mysterious character, meaningful kiss, youth, haunted by the past, small town, psychiatrist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Told from the female perspective, the story of a couple trying to reclaim the life and love they once knew and pick up the pieces of a past that may be too far gone.
Plot: suicide attempt, grieving, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, death of child, separation, infidelity, loss of son
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 458
Spin Out (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Billy and Lucy have grown up together in a small, close-knit Australian country town, where they form one of the town's most formidable Ute driving teams. When Billy takes one risky car stunt too far, Lucy declares she is moving to the city - ...
Plot: ball, car, butt, middle finger, australian
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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