Movies like Mandorla

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Mandorla (2015)
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Mandorla (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The only journey is the one within. Mandorla explores a man's search for a meaningful life despite conflicts between his inner and outer worlds. Ernesto is a visual artist and seeker stuck in a corporate job, who is drawn by dark magical visions to a medieval French city. There he seeks an elusive banker to help him unlock an obscure dream that threatens his job, family, and sanity.
Style: spiritual
Plot: magic, family relations, knight, beach, taxi, father daughter relationship, airport, imagination, cafe, bank, reality, bridge, husband wife relationship, absinthe, feather

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, serious, captivating and feel good films with plots about family relations, parents and children, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, magic, father son relationship and family mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like Mandorla: Brightness (1987), The Juniper Tree (1990), Sparkles Tavern (1985), Wendy (2020), Three Wishes (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Brightness (1987)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Mali, Burkina Faso, France, West Germany, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man with magical powers journeys to his uncle to request help in fighting his sorcerer father.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, serious, light
Plot: magic, sorcerer, youth, young heroes, family relations, selflessness, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), supernatural, on the run, obsessive quest, self discovery ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Juniper Tree (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Iceland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Margit and her older sister, Katla, flee their homeland in Iceland after their mother is killed for practicing witchcraft. Needing a place to stay, Katla casts a spell over a young farmer named Jóhann which makes him fall in love with her, ensuring ...
Style: serious, contemplative, gloomy
Plot: family relations, wizards and magicians, burned alive, supernatural ability, supernatural, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, female director, family in danger, spell, magic ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Sparkles Tavern (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A brother and sister who run a bordello worry that their conservative mother will find out what they do for a living. But all of their worlds are rocked when a mysterious magic man unexpectedly arrives at their mother's door.
Plot: bar, mother daughter relationship, fight, oral sex, desire, family relations, gay, orgasm, bar brawl, father son relationship, magic, bar fight ...
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88%
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Wendy (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A re-imagining of "Peter Pan" from the point of view of Wendy Darling, who finds herself lost on a mysterious island where aging and time have come unglued. She must fight to save her family, her freedom and the joyous spirit of youth.
Style: disturbing, sincere, captivating, psychological
Plot: island, magic, childhood, rescue, adventure, family, fantasy world, children, adaptation, imaginary, danger, young heroes
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Three Wishes (1995)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While Jane Holman (Mastrantonio) is driving with her two sons, she accidentally runs into a drifter, Jack McCloud (Swayze), who breaks his leg. Being responsible, Jane invites Jack, and his dog, to stay at her home until his leg has healed. Jack ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: generosity, dog, reunion, family relations, suburbs, drifter, kids and family, baseball, hopes, parents and children, suburban life, couple relations ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Written By (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A lawyer who is killed in a car accident finds himself resurrected as a character in his daughter's novel.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, sincere, offbeat
Plot: supernatural, afterlife, parents and children, family relations, writer's life, unfulfillment, death in the family, dealing with death, alternate reality, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, novelist ...
Place: asia, hong kong
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81%
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Courageous (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: As law enforcement officers, Adam Mitchell, Nathan Hayes, and their partners are confident and focused. They willingly stand up to the worst the streets have to offer. Yet at the end of the day, they face a challenge that none of them are truly ...
Style: uplifting, touching, emotional, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: faith, family relations, christian, christianity, hopes, law enforcement, self discovery, human spirit, friendship, destiny, parents and children, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 3K
Resurrection (1980)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story of a woman who survives the car accident which kills her husband, but discovers that she has the power to heal other people. She becomes an unwitting celebrity, the hope of those in desperate need of healing, and a lightning rod for ...
Style: contemplative, serious, psychological, touching, psychotronic
Plot: family relations, healer, religions or cults, disability, paralysis, healing power, hopes, supernatural ability, unfulfillment, love and romance, redemption, human nature ...
Place: kansas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 1K
DreamKeeper (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 174 min.
Story: In South Dakota, in an Indian reservation, an old storyteller Indian asks his grandson Shane, who is in trouble owing money to some bad guys, to take his old pony and him to Albuquerque to the great powwow, an Indian meeting. While traveling, ...
Style: sentimental, atmospheric, touching, feel good, semi serious
Plot: native americans, on the road, obsessive quest, good versus evil, self discovery, human nature, culture clash, friendship, gang, society, escapades, generation gap ...
Place: south dakota, usa, montana, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.7
 98
Levitation (1997)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sarah Paulson stars as a pregnant teenager who searches for her biological mother, with the help of a guardian angel.
Style: emotional, psychological, atmospheric, gloomy, touching ...
Plot: pregnancy, coming of age, youth, orphan, hopes, family relations, family problems, estrangement, kids in trouble, life is a bitch, friendship, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 833
My Santa (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A young, single mother, Jen, begins to lose her faith in the magic of Christmas. However, when she takes her son Eric to see the local mall Santa, Jen immediately feels an attraction and connection with Chris, the young, attractive man filling the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: fall in love, single mother, holiday, secret identity, love and romance, family relations, couples, magic, falling in love, looking for love, love triangle, single parent ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Cities of the Plain (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Directed by Robert Kramer
Style: experimental, touching, serious, captivating
Plot: family relations, working class, dysfunctional family, husband wife relationship, mysterious man, immigrants, blindness, mother daughter relationship, slaughterhouse, father daughter relationship, worker, money ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Another Trip to the Moon (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The magical surrealist journey of Asa, daughter of a shaman, who confronts her own mother, fighting for her own life and freedom.
Plot: no dialogue, rabbit, forest, magic
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Lad: A Dog (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of the rough collie hero, Sunnybank Lad. Based on the book by Albert Payson Terhune.
Plot: boy and dog, family relations, rescue, owner dog relationship, dog actor, husband wife relationship, dog, father daughter relationship, barking, dog movie, girl dog relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Somewhere, Tomorrow (1983)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Lori Anderson is trying to deal with the recent tragedy of her father's death. As Lori's mother moves on, Lori finds herself stuck, consumed by grief and anger. With the lingering feeling that something about her father's passing was ...
Style: serious, surprise ending
Audience: date night
Plot: ghost, parents and children, supernatural romance, death in the family, family relations, love and romance, romance, dealing with death, supernatural, afterlife, fall in love, haunted by the past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.6
 14K
Imagine That (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A financial executive who can't stop his career downspiral is invited into his daughter's imaginary world, where solutions to his problems await.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, light
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, family relations, imaginary, parents and children, single parent, supernatural ability, workplace, workaholic, relationship vs career, sleepover, father daughter relationship, employer employee relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Deadly Snake Versus Kung Fu Killers (1977)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Drama - The epic magical battle between fairies rages on as young martial artist Cheung risks his life to rescue the Sky Mussel Fairy. No good deed goes unpunished, however, and for his daring but foolish antics, Cheung is cast out of his ...
Plot: martial arts, fairy, demon, magic, kung fu, lechery, parable, love triangle, fight, lecher
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Christmas Box (1995)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A ski-shop owner reluctantly moves himself, his wife, and his daughter in to an estate as live-in help for an elderly widow. While struggling to balance his career and family life, he has recurring dreams about an angel.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: dream, christmas, family life, family, hopes, self discovery, couple relations, destiny, estate, family relations, family problems, couples ...
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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La reine blanche (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In 1960, in a coastal town near to Nantes, Jean Ripoche lives with his wife Liliane, their four children and Liliane’s father Lucien. Jean divides his time between running his plumbing business and making a float for the Nantes carnival. The ...
Plot: family relations, drunkenness, father daughter relationship, friendship, bathtub, girl, festival, parade, cafe, stepfather stepson relationship, small town, menage a trois
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.6
 14
Umbrella (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alexander Way, a secondary school teacher with a fractured personal life, finds himself attempting to rescue a woman from a violent sexual attack. Alexander finds himself overpowered, beaten & taken to hospital. Jesiah Jarvus, a famous British ...
Plot: teacher, father son relationship, fistfight, fight, hospital, family relations, cancer, injury, doctor, husband wife relationship, rape, marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.6
 768
Po (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When David Wilson's young wife falls victim to cancer, he is left a single working dad with the sole responsibility of caring for his sixth grade son with autism. Patrick, who prefers to be called 'Po,' is a gifted but challenged ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, captivating, touching
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: autism, middle school, parent child relationship, wife, cancer, parents and children, family relations, friendship, disorder, life philosophy, family, single parent ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Tree of Life (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The impressionistic story of a Texas family in the 1950s. The film follows the life journey of the eldest son, Jack, through the innocence of childhood to his disillusioned adult years as he tries to reconcile a complicated relationship with his ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, contemplative, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: childhood, philosophy, dinosaur, outer space, family relations, suffering, child abuse, grief, hopes, spirituality, parenthood, family problems ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, prehistoric times
Place: texas, usa, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
All Hell Let Loose (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Minoo returns to her family in Sweden to attend her sister Gita's wedding. Her mother and father believe that she has disgraced the family having worked as a stripper.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sincere, bilingual
Plot: family relations, overprotective parent, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, dysfunctional family, stripper, argument, wedding party, abusive father, grandmother granddaughter relationship, neighbor, immigrants ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Blessing (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set on a Wisconsin dairy farm, Randi, the daughter, is trying to find a way to escape the farm, but her devotion to her family especially Clovis her younger brother is preventing her from doing that; until, that is, she met the local milk truck ...
Plot: milkman, camera, cow, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, dairy farm, twenty something, roadhouse, astrologer, family relations, countryside ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Strange Case of Angelica (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Portugal, Spain, France, Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A magical tale about a young photographer who falls madly in love with a woman he can never have, except in his dreams. Late one night, Isaac is summoned by a wealthy family to take the last photograph of a young bride, Angelica, who mysteriously ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, contemplative, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, death in the family, loss of daughter, family relations, ghost, fall in love, photographer, romance, couples, supernatural, friendship, death ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: portugal, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 106
Nevando voy (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The winter season is almost here. In the snow chain packing section of a factory, the orders are piling up. Javier, the supervisor, asks upper management for additional personnel. Jairo is sent from another section while Karmentxu and Angela are ...
Plot: female director, chain, routine, friend, chains, magic, factory, snow, play
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Young Messiah (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Tells the story of Jesus Christ at age seven as he and his family depart Egypt to return home to Nazareth. Told from his childhood perspective, it follows young Jesus as he grows into his religious identity.
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, biblical
Plot: journey, family life, youth, society, young heroes, parents and children, family relations, jesus, bible, gospel, messiah, jesus christ ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt, holy land, israel, palestine
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Delivering Milo (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A guardian angel has 24 hours to convince a soul that life on Earth is worth the effort.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, captivating, offbeat
Plot: angel, pregnancy, family relations, guardian angel, ghost, redemption, family life, hopes, death, hospital, tour guide, husband wife relationship ...
Place: new york, usa, atlantic city, manhattan new york city, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Money Buys Happiness (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A man and a woman, unpleasant bickering nitwits both, push a big stupid metaphor (in the shape of a piano) across Seattle.
Style: spiritual
Plot: son, marriage, love, friend, breakfast, interview, flower, piano, children, husband wife relationship, telephone operator, pilgrimage ...
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Blackwater Lightship (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A man in the final stages of AIDS is cared for by his sister and mother and grandmother.
Plot: aids, family relations, terminal illness, homosexuality, mother daughter relationship, reconciliation, grandmother
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%