Movies like Guttersnipes

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Guttersnipes (1974)
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Guttersnipes (1974)
Original name: Rännstensungar
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Poor painter helps a paralysed child.
Plot: painter, disability, loss of parent, custody battle, death of parent, poverty, foster parent, street musician, paralysis, wheelchair
Place: eastern europe

Most similar movies to Guttersnipes

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, realistic, serious and emotional films with plots about disability, wheelchair, life is a bitch, family relations, paralysis, female nudity and hopes mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Guttersnipes: I Am Maria (1979), Blue Away to America (1999), Illusion (2005), Shirley Adams (2009), Mark's Diary (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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I Am Maria (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A story about a strange friendship between 11 years old Maria and an older man Jon.
Plot: young girl, friendship, small town, painter, sexploitation, female nudity, male nudity
Place: eastern europe
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95%
Blue Away to America (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The victim of a serious accident, Camille finds himself in a strange, huge, rehabilitation centre run by Professor Helpos. He soon teams up with a group calling themselves "the wreckers" and who make their own rules, ignoring those of the ...
Plot: female director, doctor, quadriplegic, physical therapy, violence, crutches, gang, wheelchair, coma, physical disability, hospital, love ...
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.9
 54
Illusion (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in Philippine post-American colonialist era, where the American influence was still apparent, Ilusyon tells the story of Miguel, a young man from the countryside, who decides to visit his father, Pablo, a Modernist painter in Manila. Upon his ...
Plot: painter, model, posing nude, female director, talking animals, postman, nude model, painting, honesty, morality, landlady
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Shirley Adams (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Africa, USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Shirley Adams spends her days caring for her disabled son, Donovan - he was shot in the back of the neck on his way home from school one afternoon over a year ago. Since then the Adams family has lost all their worldly possessions to medical bills. ...
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: disability, paralysis, human spirit, parents and children, introspection, hopes, life is a bitch, single parent, family problems, family relations, social decay, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, south africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Mark's Diary (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Mark and Andrew are two disabled men. When they meet, an incredible attraction between them emerges but it can only flourish as a "mental construct". What they have is a virtual kind of love, a fantasy, but also the awareness that nothing ...
Plot: dancing, disability, love, wheelchair, art, dance, disabled person, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Mundane History (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Explores the relationship between Ake, a young man who is paralyzed from the waist down after an accident, and Pun, the male nurse who takes care of him, and of course Ake's father. Ake is at first cold towards his nurse Pun, but as Pun ...
Plot: nurse, paralysis, female director, handicapped, grass, wheelchair, bathtub, male nudity, loneliness, poverty, pubic hair, classroom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Simple-Minded Murderer (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The feeble-minded Sven's mother dies and he gets work as a farm-hand at the rich, affluent Höglund's farm. He has to work without pay and sleeps together with the cows. He meets the disabled Anna who is the first one to treat him as an ...
Style: non-linear, realistic, serious, bleak, offbeat ...
Plot: mentally challenged, disability, farm, hopes, master and servant, social misfits, misfit, love and romance, life is a bitch, social differences, injustice, power relations ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.0
 4K
Are We Ok? (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Temmuz is an openly gay sculptor living at a flat with his dog in Istanbul. He lives a bohemian lifestyle and has a happy go lucky, carefree, eccentric (such as believing in good luck charms) character, frequently distracting him from his work as a ...
Plot: illustrator, alcohol abuse, lgbt, friendship, gay slur, father son relationship, disability, wheelchair, sculptor, depression, gay lead character, gay ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Here Is Your Life (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 169 min.
Story: A working-class boy struggles to find himself through a series of jobs and romances.
Plot: socialism, labor union, romance, foster parent, grownups, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.9
 814
Duet for One (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Stephanie, a famous violinist, contracts multiple sclerosis her life begins to fall apart. Her career ends, her husband leaves her for another woman and her favorite pupil leave the country. Unable to bear all this loss, Stephanie attempts ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, emotional
Plot: disability, terminal illness, family problems, tragic hero, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, family in crisis, couples, life turned upside down, musician's life, multiple sclerosis, family relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.4
 276
David's Mother (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sally Goodson has been raising her autistic son David alone since her husband left many years ago. Now a social worker discovers that Sally has been dodging 'The System' to keep her son with her, instead of putting him in an institution. ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: family relations, youth, society, single parent, legal action, disability, rebellion, fighting the system, misfit, parents and children, human nature, handicap ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.4
 343
Freak City (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, a rebellious young woman is disease-stricken. Upon being admitted to a nursing home, she finds hope in the most unlikely of places...
Style: psychological, emotional, sincere, touching, serious ...
Plot: mentally challenged, misfit, love and romance, disability, female director, wheelchair, multiple sclerosis
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.7
 861
Volaverunt (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story revolves around Goya's womanising and the mysterious death of the Duchess of Alba at the end of the 18th and beginning of the 19th Centuries, at a time when Madrid was wobbling through a difficult time and setting the scene for the ...
Plot: painter, female stockinged foot, partial female nudity, bare breasts, female nudity, footsie under the table, concealed nudity, female stockinged legs
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Landscape with a Woman (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A ranger whose passion is nude painting comes to work in a remote Bosnian village. He asks the local women to pose naked for him. They are shy at first, but they eventually agree to do so. This makes their husbands furious, who think that the ranger ...
Plot: posing nude, painter, painting, mountain village, jealousy, forest ranger, male female relationship, countryside, suspicion, marriage, tragic event, death ...
Place: bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.1
 50
Chez Nous (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A stripper from Club Chez Nous is murdered. The killer contacts a newspaper to whitewash himself. Two journalists start to investigate the case and stumble on other crimes along the way.
Plot: prostitution, sex club, female nudity, murder, journalist, eel, tabloid, lawyer, storyteller
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Home Sweet Home (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The wife and son of an unemployed, foul-tempered man suffer under ever-worsening domestic violence. One day while his father is taking a nap, the young son decides to take matters into his own hands. In a panic, the wife and son both believe the man ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: disability, family relations, family problems, family in crisis, parents and children, dysfunctional family, couple relations, life is a bitch, domestic disturbance, homecoming, unsupportive spouse, abusive father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.6
 514
Villa paranoia (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Med stjerner som Frits Helmuth, Sonja Richter, Sidse Babett Knudsen og selvfølgelig Erik Clausen selv på plakaten, er der lagt i hønsegården til et af Clausens sædvanlige humoristiske og satiriske øjebliksbilleder af dagens Danmark. Anna har ...
Style: touching, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
Plot: under the surface, family relations, disability, satire, mute or deaf, parents and children, dress, farmer, wheelchair, nurse, farm
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.3
 468
Grigris (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chad, France, Belgium
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A 25 year old young man with dreams of becoming a dancer despite the fact that he's paralyzed from the waist down. His dreams are shattered when his uncle falls seriously ill. To save him, he decides to go work for petrol traffickers.
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, gloomy
Plot: life is a bitch, prostitute, disability, family relations, haunted by the past, society, unlikely criminals, paralysis, dancer, job seeking, death threat, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 7.4
 5K
Passion Fish (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Soap actress May-Alice Culhane is paralyzed from the waist down in an accident. She returns to her old home in Louisiana, where she proceeds to drink quite steadily and to drive away five personal attendants in the first twenty minutes of the movie. ...
Style: talky, clever, thought provoking, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: wheelchair, rehabilitation, accident, friendship, disability, friends, paralysis, profanity, strong female presence, life is a bitch, hopes, starting over ...
Time: 90s
Place: louisiana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 822
Stockholm East (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Stockholm East is the love story between two strangers, bound together by a tragedy that has taken its toll on both their lives and relationships. When Johan and Anna meet at the railway station connecting Stockholm with the idyllic suburbs where ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: cheating wife, tragedy, life is a bitch, family problems, dealing with death, disability, couples, love affair, love and romance, traffic accident, car accident, stranger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Souvenirs intimes (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In this French Canadian drama, the life of a paraplegic painter implodes when an old girlfriend comes back into his life and accuses him of raping her 15 years earlier.
Plot: lost love, friendship, love, friend, adoptive mother, female nudity, painter, voyeurism, cripple, wheelchair, sculptor, posing nude ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 190
Lulu (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lulu models for a young painter who tries to seduce her. When her husband enters the room he dies from a heart attack. Lulu marries the painter, who commits suicide when he finds out that she has been having a long standing affair with Dr Schon and ...
Plot: sexploitation, nudity (full frontal - brief), dancer, nipples visible through clothing, painter, cigarette smoking, female full frontal nudity, pubic hair, gun shot, bare breasts, breast kissing, gun shooting ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Whose Daughter Is She? (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Whose Daughter is She?
Plot: widow, divorce, custody battle, desertion, custody, family relations, mother child relationship, child custody
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Sympathy for Delicious (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A newly paralyzed DJ gets more than he bargained for when he seeks out the world of faith healing.
Style: dark humor, humorous, thought provoking, rough, semi serious ...
Plot: disc jockey, desire for fame, supernatural, music band, musician's life, disorder, ambition, paralysis, redemption, rising to stardom, disability, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.8
 190
Perception (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Perception is a darkly comedic gem that stars Piper Perabo as Jen Marshall, an LA girl with a reckless personality and a laundry list of burned bridges. When Jen returns to New York and unexpected tragedy strikes, it is up to her mistreated friends ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: redemption, dull life, estrangement, human nature, disability, rehabilitation, youth, selfishness, young woman, paralysis, hopes, child as adult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sixth Happiness (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Waris Hussein’s acclaimed drama is based on the autobiography of Firdaus Kanga, who stars in the lead role of Brit, a young man born with brittle bone disease, which causes him to have never grown beyond four feet tall. The film follows his sexual ...
Style: sexy, serious, sexual, realistic, touching
Plot: disability, gender, society, love affair, family in crisis, life is a bitch, sexual abuse, family relations, love and romance, gays and lesbians, handicapped, fictional biography ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india, england, london, mumbai india, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 396
Details (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Emma, a young author, goes to see Erik, the publishing editor whom she's sent her debut novel. Their meeting leads to a love affair. The middle-aged Erik leaves his wife. What Erik doesn't know is that Emma recently began a relationship ...
Plot: love affair, middle class, pubic hair, male nudity, male in shower, nudity (full frontal - brief), butt naked
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: stockholm sweden, europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
 17K
The Request (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Ethan, a magician rendered paralyzed in an accident, sets off a furor when he makes a petition to the court to end his own life.
Style: uplifting, thought provoking, contemplative, emotional, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: legal action, human spirit, love affair, disability, life is a bitch, protest, media, legal, love, quadriplegic, nurse, lawyer ...
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 8.2
 359
The Snow Goose (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based upon Paul Gallico's delicate novel, Patrick Garland's Golden Globe winning The Snow Goose is a stark and hauntingly beautiful drama set amongst the striking scenery of the Essex salt marshes during the early years of WWII. A bearded ...
Plot: goose, wildlife, nature, coming of age, tragedy, disability, rite of passage, world war two, artist, nursing back to health, orphan, nursing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 98
Octavia (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Everybody has a little murder in their heart... somewhere.
Style: sexual, gloomy, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: disability, friends, family relations, life is a bitch, society, misfit, confined, youth, hopes, friendship, captivity, human spirit ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%