Movies like The Tree with Pink Leaves

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The Tree with Pink Leaves (1974)
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The Tree with Pink Leaves (1974)
Original name: L'albero dalle foglie rosa
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Little Marco suffers from his parents' divorce. He runs away from home and is hit by a car. He drags on but eventually dies under a tree with pink leaves, remembering a story his grandmother told him.
Plot: school, divorce, tragedy, boy, sexual exploration, dysfunctional family, childhood, father son relationship, boarding school, runaway, family crisis, coming of age, marital separation, hit and run

Most similar movies to The Tree with Pink Leaves

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and thought provoking films with plots about coming of age, father son relationship, boy, family relations, dysfunctional family, mother son relationship and school mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Tree with Pink Leaves: Libero (2006), Maramao (1987), Tranquille donne di campagna (1980), Boyhood (2014), Boxer's Story (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Libero (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young father and his two children struggle to find harmony after his wife leaves them for another man.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: unfaithful wife, family relations, friendship, dysfunctional family, coming of age, lifestyle, parents and children, siblings relations, family problems, youth, single parent, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
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95%
 5.3
 75
Maramao (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story in which a young boy resists the adult world and the inevitable loss of the joys of childhood.
Plot: puberty, nude swimming, dressing, teenage girl, female nudity, teenage boy, teenage girl in swimwear, clothes, boy, girl, bare breasts, grownups ...
Place: mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Aclà's Decent Into Floristella (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Set in Sicily in the 1930's, Aurelio Grimaldi's feature debut chronicles the harsh story of twelve-year-old boy, Aclà, sold into slavery by his destitute parents to work in the underground Floristella sulfur mines. Overworked and ...
Plot: pedophilia, grownups, boy, coming of age, gay, prostitute, runaway, mining, puberty, male nudity, female nudity
Time: 1930s
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67%
Tranquille donne di campagna (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Italy, late thirties. The regime of Mussolini in the Prime of their Italian volunteers are sent to the civil war in Spain. On the background of a peaceful village landscapes, behind the walls of the old farmhouses Florianna (Carmen Scarpitta - La ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: breast suckling, keyhole, death by hanging, breast sucking, flashing, shooting, gramophone, maid, photo album, barefoot male, unfaithful husband, aunt nephew relationship ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 7.9
 330K
Boyhood (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: The film tells a story of a divorced couple trying to raise their young son. The story follows the boy for twelve years, from first grade at age 6 through 12th grade at age 17-18, and examines his relationship with his parents as he grows.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, depressing, emotional ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, divorce, childhood, stepsister stepsister relationship, divorced parents, abusive husband, parenting, teenage life, parents and children, marital problem, teenager, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003, year 2005, year 2004 ...
Place: usa, texas, houston texas, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Boxer's Story (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Wah Sang was a boxing champion seven years ago. He now works at a garage and cares for his seven-year-old son Henry. They live a small apartment and Wah spends much of his time gambling and drinking. Henry wants Wah, whom he addresses by that name ...
Plot: race, parenting, custody, career woman, boxing, racing, tragedy, car dealer, locker, divorce, father son relationship, yacht ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Yellow Flowers on the Green Grass (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Vietnam
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A coming of age story set in the Vietnamese countryside during the late 1980s, as told through the eyes of a 12 year old boy named Thieu. Thieu and his younger brother Tuong share and do everything together. Their days unfold like a whimsical and ...
Plot: family relations, 7 year old, childhood, 12 year old, fall in love, coming of age, falling in love, brother brother relationship, girl, innocence, boy
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 2K
The Runner (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Amiro is a young boy who has lost his home during the war. He spends his days by working odd jobs, until he realizes that the only way that he can realize his dreams is by enrolling in school. In school, he has conflict with other students. Finally ...
Plot: boy, winning, coming of age, flame, competition, school, student, friend, bicycle, job, innocence, running ...
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.9
 393
Two Unknown (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A man (Amitabh Bachchan) is found wounded on railway tracks and when he awakens he has no memory of who he is and doesn't remember anything about his life.
Plot: boy, father son relationship, friendship, dancing, husband wife relationship, adoption, train, betrayal, dysfunctional family, family reunited, dancer, adultery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Childhood of a Leader (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada, UK, France, Hungary, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The chilling story of a young American boy living in France in 1918 whose father is working for the US government on the creation of the Treaty of Versailles. What he witnesses helps to mold his beliefs – and we witness the birth of a terrifying ...
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, bleak, suspense
Plot: fascism, boy, leader, childhood, father son relationship, tantrum, evil child, mother son relationship, brutality, government agency, prayer, little boy ...
Time: year 1919, 1910s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.9
 348
Capricciosa (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Swedish drama by Reza Bagher.
Plot: alcoholic, dysfunctional family, family relations, cancer, death of mother, foster home, alcohol abuse, belly dancing, family crisis, father son relationship, soccer, teenager ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Two Kinds Of Love (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two kinds of love are experienced by young Ricky Schroder in this made-for-TV drama. One kind is the tenuous affection he extends to his estranged father when Schroder's mother unexpectedly dies. The other kind consists of the teasing ...
Plot: cancer, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, boy, family relations, estranged father, widower, coming of age, workaholic, death of mother, death of wife, terminal illness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Chosen Ones (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the late 70s, young Petra Grust begins teaching at the progressive Odenwald School. She is flattered by the trust placed in her by its widely respected headmaster Simon Pistorius. But gradually certain incidents at the boarding school begin to ...
Plot: child abuse, boarding school, overalls, suicide attempt, gay, suicide, whistleblower, kiss, boy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Balloon Vendor (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young boy tries to make living out of a puppet show when his mother abandons him and his father.
Plot: circus, parent child relationship, balloon, hospital, blond boy, death, loss of son, father son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Dog Days of Summer (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mysterious drifter lures two boys into uncovering the secrets of a sleepy southern town.
Style: offbeat, realistic, touching, serious, surprise ending
Plot: coming of age, small town, small town life, youth, social relations, friendship between boys, sheriff, church, accident, blindness, redemption, childhood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 121
Amy George (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Thirteen-year-old Jesse wants to be an artist, but believes that his mundane middle-class Toronto life has left him unprepared. After reading a book on what it takes to be a "true-artist", he sets out looking for risk, ecstasy, wildness ...
Plot: high school, artist, peeping tom, photographer, coming of age, alcohol, hypnotism, art class, school, 13 year old, father son relationship, boy ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Where the Spirit Lives (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1937, a young First Nations (Canadian native) girl named Ashtecome is kidnapped along with several other children from a village as part of a deliberate Canadian policy to force First Nations children to abandon their culture in order to be ...
Plot: native american, boarding school, culture clash, racism, school, child abuse
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.7
 1K
The Demons (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A ten year old boy, prone to excessive worry, begins to succumb to his anxiety as a string of child abductions plague his town.
Plot: boy, fear, anxiety, children, child abduction, homosexuality, suicide, coming of age, bullying, precociousness, gender, pedophilia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 254
Blue River (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Edward's father walked out on his family years ago. In the years since, his mother has become a fundamentalist Christian and fallen for the school's self-righteous principal, Henry Howland. When Howland begins to mistreat Edward's ...
Style: realistic, serious, contemplative
Plot: dysfunctional family, arson, youth, single parent, family life, small town life, family problems, school, family relations, vengeance, society, coming of age ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 413
Weirdos (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two Nova Scotian teens who hit the road in July 1976 accompanied by the laconic ghost of (the still-living) Andy Warhol.
Plot: journey, childhood, mentally unstable woman, runaway, high school teacher, hitchhiking, homosexuality, mountie, homophobic slur, beach party, road trip, escape ...
Time: 70s, year 1976
Place: nova scotia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 349
Baba Joon (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Yitzhak runs the turkey farm his father built with his own two hands after they emigrated from Iran to Israel. When his son Moti turns thirteen, Yitzhak teaches him the trade, hoping that he will continue the proud family tradition. But Moti ...
Plot: family relations, coming of age, father son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Temporary Difficulties (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sasha Korolev has a congenital disorder. The boy’s father has chosen what seemed to him the only correct way to put the son on his feet: to treat him like a healthy person. “You’re not a patient, you have temporary difficulties”. Eating, ...
Style: emotional, uplifting, thought provoking, based on true events, brutal
Plot: rise to the top, boy, human spirit, parents and children, childhood, child abuse, father son relationship, cripple, cerebral palsy, power relations, adaptation, working class ...
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.5
 158
Hail, Hero! (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hail, Hero! stars Michael Douglas in his screen debut as long-haired college student Carl Dixon. Reversing the usual procedure in late-1960s films, Dixon decides to quit school and enlist in the Army, even though he's already run afoul of the ...
Plot: generation gap, dysfunctional family, coming of age, military enlistment, u.s. senator, male female relationship, ranch, college student, father son relationship, student, husband wife relationship, cook ...
Place: vietnam, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A vulnerable teenager with a deep perception of the world and no idea how to live in it.
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious, talky ...
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, teenage life, family problems, parents and children, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, teaching the ways of the world, family relations, grandmother grandson relationship, teenage boy, divorced parents ...
Place: new york, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Red Like the Sky (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A nearly sightless boy is sent to a school for blind children, where he secretly discovers the possibilities of the recorded sound.
Style: uplifting, realistic, contemplative, touching, serious ...
Plot: blind character, against the odds, fighting the system, ambition, rebellion, friendship, human spirit, follow your dream, society, rebelliousness, disability, youth ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Handsome Priest (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young petty thief befriends the local priest.
Plot: coming of age, slingshot, reciting poetry, microscope, harp, eviction, marriage engagement, dance, death of grandfather, childhood, dead boy, friendship ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two
Place: venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 223
Nightmares (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set before the first Wold War in part of Poland under Austrain occupation, the story of a young boy in primary school who later grows up to become a rebellious, poetic-minded teen in the same school when the national movement toward liberation is ...
Plot: politics, police, skinny dipping, religion, metaphor, coming of age, bare breasts, sadism, revolution, torture, killing an animal, brothel ...
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
 546
The Quiet Room (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, Italy, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A seven-year-old girl adopts a vow of silence in protest when her quarrelsome parents grow increasingly hostile to one another.
Style: realistic, contemplative, psychological, serious, touching ...
Plot: delusion, family relations, dysfunctional family, self defense, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, solace, adolescence vs adulthood, life is a bitch, parents and children, family problems, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: tokyo, california, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Around the Fire (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Simon is an intelligent and privileged young man whose family expects him to become a Princeton graduate. Crying out for attention from his reserved and cool hearted family, Simon commits numerous petty crimes and is soon sent away to boarding ...
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, touching
Plot: rehabilitation, addiction, drug abuse, boarding school, youth, teenage life, life is a bitch, friends, love and romance, parents and children, social differences, society ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Shouting Secrets (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Shouting Secrets is a hopeful and heartwarming, universal story taking place in a present day Native American family. It's a story that is at once about the constancy and the fragility of love, as well as the importance of family.
Plot: dysfunctional family, getting home, female director, sibling relationship, writers, father son relationship, indian reservation, native american, brother brother relationship, brother sister relationship, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%