Movies like Just Like at Home

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Just Like at Home (1978)
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Just Like at Home (1978)
Original name: Olyan mint otthon
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A man and a kid are discovering beauty in life.
Plot: father daughter relationship, children, surrogate father, family relations, girl, getting home, girl man relationship, infatuation, hungarian, female director, return home
Place: hungary

Most similar movies to Just Like at Home

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and emotional films with plots about family relations, father daughter relationship, female director, children, woman, mother daughter relationship and girl mostly in Drama, Biography and Romance genres. Some movies like Just Like at Home: Diary for My Children (1984), Palunku (2006), A Szerencse lányai (1999), La reine blanche (1991), Family Nest (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Diary for My Father and My Mother (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Directed by Márta Mészáros.
Style: art house
Plot: communism, woman, party, diary, traitor, celebration, anti communist, revolution, socialism, communist, controversy, grief ...
Time: 50s
Place: budapest, hungary, ussr
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95%
Diary for My Children (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A semi-autobiographical story of a young woman's life in Budapest under Stalin.
Style: art house, banned
Plot: communism, communist, woman, totalitarian regime, orphan, adoptive mother, dead child, crush, bitterness, girl man relationship, autobiography, family relations ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 1930s, year 1947
Place: eastern europe, central europe, budapest, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.2
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Palunku (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Story: Monichan shifts to the city from his village to provide better education to his children. But will things go as planned?
Style: sad
Plot: children, village, money lender, child abuse, lottery, family relations, school, literacy, city, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Szerencse lányai (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, Hungary
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A story of a mother who had to change her profession from a teacher to a high class prostitute to make a living.
Plot: woman, prostitute mother, customer, female nudity, emigrant, pimp, prostitution, prostitute, female teacher, russian immigrant, mother daughter relationship, female full frontal nudity ...
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52%
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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: cafe, menage a trois, small town, festival, stepfather stepson relationship, girl, family relations, father daughter relationship, drunkenness, friendship, parade, bathtub
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.2
 1K
Family Nest (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Családi tüzfészek (aka Family Nest) is an intimate portrayal of a family slowly disintegrating under various pressures in late 1970s communist Hungary. The plot of the film is deceptively simple, with the occasional momentous event--including one ...
Plot: rape, large family, violence, apartment, hungarian
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Inheritance (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Hungary
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this standard Hungarian drama, the effects of sterility and jealousy on a marriage are played out against a backdrop of World War II and the rising Nazi persecution of Jews. Director Marta Meszaros usually focuses on issues like pregnancy, ...
Plot: marriage, jealousy, wealth, adultery, woman, love, husband wife relationship, deportation, money, world war two, father son relationship, extramarital affair ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, year 1944, year 1936
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Crows (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A thin child of about 10, nicknamed "Crow" because she mimics the bird, has no friends and rejects a teacher's hug. At home, she is left on her own, her mom locks her out while entertaining a lover or is asleep. One morning, Crow sees ...
Plot: children, coming of age, woman, childhood, family relations, daydreamer, nudity (full frontal - brief), on the lam, loner, friend, boy, crow ...
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45%
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Almanac of Fall (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In this dense setting, the inhabitants of a large, claustrophobic apartment reveal their darkest secrets, fears, obsessions and hostilities.
Style: experimental, realistic, serious, tense, bleak ...
Plot: redemption, friendship, mind game, revenge, poverty, sexual abuse, family relations, intimacy, melancholy, sex crime, vengeance, betrayal ...
Time: 80s
Place: hungary, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Diary for My Loves (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A continuation of "Diary for My Children," the film picks up in 1950, when Juli, the diarist, is 18 and determined to become a movie director.
Style: art house
Plot: woman, family relations, autobiography, prison, controversy, socialism, communist, revolution, diary, communism, anti communist, politics ...
Time: 50s
Place: moscow russia, budapest
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Russell Girl (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Sarah Russell, a 23-year-old aspiring medical school student, visits her loving family to share some important news, but instead finds herself attempting to finally confront a difficult period from her past.
Style: suspense, psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: female protagonist, getting home, mother daughter relationship, ex boyfriend, father daughter relationship, family problems, relationships, family, family relations, relationship problems, confronting the past, christmas ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.5
 86
Hungary 2011 (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Anthology film made as an act of protest against Hungarian government of Viktor Orban.
Style: anthology
Plot: art, sketch, female director, hungarian
Time: 21st century
Place: hungary
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39%
The Roads Not Taken (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Sweden, Poland, Spain, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film follows 24 hours in the life of father and daughter Leo and Molly as she grapples with the challenges of dealing with her father’s chaotic mental state. But as they weave their way around New York City, their ordinary but stressful day ...
Style: clever, realistic, intense, visually appealing
Plot: father daughter relationship, dementia, journey, father daughter reunion, homecoming, father and daughter, family, hallucination, family problems, disorder, getting home, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Shooting the Moon (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Francesca Archibugi directed this Italian drama set in Rome where 14-year-old Siddhartha (Niccolo Senni) is forced to deal with his heroin-addicted mother Silvia (Valeria Golina). He occasionally gets a visit from his filmmaker father Massimo ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, girl, christmas, teenage boy, drugs, father son relationship, internet, brother sister relationship, heroin addict, family relations, male female relationship ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Charter (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Norway, Denmark
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a recent and difficult divorce, Alice hasn't seen her children in two months as she awaits a custody verdict. When her son calls her in the middle of the night, Alice takes action, abducting the children on an illicit charter trip to the ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sincere, captivating
Plot: custody battle, abduction, family relations, on the run, family conflict, father son relationship, husband wife conflict, children, resort, mother daughter conflict, teenage girl, woman ...
Place: canary islands, scandinavia, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Boys of Paul Street (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In Budapest, two rival gangs of young boys lay claim to a vacant lot. The hostilities escalate yet never quite boil over into actual violence. Just when things do get out of hand, however, the problem is "solved" by the city government, ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, sentimental
Plot: little boy, education, coming of age, traumatic childhood, school, family relations, social relations, power relations, disorder, friends, friendship, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 20th century
Place: hungary, eastern europe, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Time Stands Still (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Budapest high school in the beginning of the 1960s. Dinis suffers the torments of adolescence. His father had to leave Hungary after the uprise in 1956, and since then Dini's mother has had to take care of her two sons on her own. A friend of ...
Style: realistic, touching, rough, emotional, serious
Plot: family problems, family relations, rebellion, teenage life, high school, youth, romance, coming of age, family life, high school life, socialism, teenager ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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.
Style: captivating, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: native american, getting home, dysfunctional family, sibling relationship, family relations, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, writers, brother sister relationship, indian reservation, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Nobody's Daughter (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An orphan girl suffers abuse from her adoptive parents.
Plot: adoption, child rape, orphan, coming of age, children, child abuse, poverty, fire, runaway, love, brutality, poisoning ...
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Parklands (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Rosie returns to her home city on the death of her father, a former policeman. His diaries hint at corruption, and she also receives hints and veiled threats which support her suspicions. Rosie puzzles about who he was, and about her early life and ...
Plot: police corruption, funeral, widow, settler, drug trade, childhood, mistress, suspicion, girl, marital separation, police officer, death of father ...
Place: adelaide south australia, australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Maiden Danced to Death (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Canada, Slovenia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: There were two brothers - two dancers - in Communist Hungary. One defected, the other stuck it out. One gave his soul to commerce, the other to the Party. After twenty years, they meet again. And the dance begins.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, psychological, emotional, family saga
Plot: love triangle, dancing, husband wife relationship, love, family relations, jealousy, homecoming, brother brother relationship, rivalry, society, friendship, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: hungary, central europe, eastern europe, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Roula (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: erotic
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Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.3
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Adoption (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Single factory worker Kata, 43, wants to have a child with her long-time secret lover, a married man called Joska. He doesn't like the idea. Kata befriends teenage schoolgirl Anna, abandoned by her parents at the age of six. Anna runs away from ...
Style: sexy, realistic, touching, emotional, sexual
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Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Levelling (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Clover is finishing a veterinary course when her brother dies and she is called home to her family's struggling Somerset farm.
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
An American Rhapsody (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A Hungarian family forced to flee the Communist country for the United States, must leave a young daughter behind. Six years later the family arranges to bring the absent daughter to the United States where she has trouble adjusting. The daughter ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, melancholic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
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Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, year 1958, year 1965 ...
Place: hungary, california, tokyo, europe, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Monologue (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Professor Sretenski is a scientist and director of a research center in Russia. He is separated from his wife and lives alone. His daughter, who lives with the mother, comes to his home and stays with him for a period, leaving her daughter with him. ...
Plot: family relations, loneliness, grandfather granddaughter relationship, scientist, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, teenager
Time: 70s
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.1
 430
Whooping Cough (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The story of 10-year-old boy and his family against the backdrop of the bloody events of 1956, in Budapest. Children do not yet understand what is going on, but they're happy because the schools are closed. But gradually, to adults and children ...
Plot: children, parents, revolution, child's point of view, communism, family relations, grandmother
Time: year 1956, 50s
Place: hungary, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Revolt of Job (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: "The Revolt of Job" tells the story of a childless Jewish couple in WWII-era Hungary who adopt a Hungarian boy. They raise him with their values and traditions. Unfortunately, the Nazis eventually come and round up all Jewish families in ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: world war two, holocaust, jewish, swamp, little boy, family relations, deportation, orphan, adoption, war, society, against humanity ...
Time: 1940s
Place: eastern europe, hungary, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.0
 725
Good Riddance (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in a small rural town in the Quebec Laurentians, Michelle lives in an isolated house with her mentally-challenged brother Guy and her 13 year old daughter Manon. Together the three of them survive by running a small firewood business and ...
Plot: parent child relationship, mother daughter relationship, girl, jealousy, single mother, death of brother, runaway, autumn, accidental death, coming of age, brother sister relationship, pregnancy ...
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
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My Last Love (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Bong-yong Kim is one of a modest Korean dad who struggles to survive from the work place without any time to get along with his family. He has to work over than he had to, since the boss treat him like his servant – drink late every night, drive ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: father daughter relationship, father son relationship, family relations, husband wife relationship, family, job, relationship vs career, relationships, asian girl, manager, teenage girl, schoolgirl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%