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: female director, family relations, children, girl, father daughter relationship, getting home, girl man relationship, surrogate father, infatuation, hungarian
Place: hungary

Most similar movies to Just Like at Home

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, captivating, serious and sincere films with plots about female director, family relations, father daughter relationship, girl, mother daughter relationship, children and hungarian mostly in Drama, Biography and Romance genres. Some movies like Just Like at Home: Diary for My Children (1984), A Szerencse lányai (1999), Hungary 2011 (2012), Diary for My Loves (1987), The Inheritance (1980). 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.
Plot: female director, celebration, new year's eve, parade, hungarian, statue, communism, politics, communist, court, archive footage, autobiography ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: ussr, soviet union, budapest hungary, hungary, budapest
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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: banned
Plot: communist, female director, girl, engineer, death of mother, politics, friend, friendship, flashback, death of father, controversy, death in childbirth ...
Time: 50s, year 1947, 1950s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: budapest hungary, eastern europe, moscow russia, budapest, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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: female director, customer, russian immigrant, prostitution, emigrant, pimp, prostitute mother, mother daughter relationship, prostitute, female teacher
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77%
 5.4
 79
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: female director, sketch, art, hungarian
Time: 21st century
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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.
Plot: female director, autobiography, film school, family relations, communism, politics, revolution, controversy, deportation, diary, socialism, prison ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: moscow russia, budapest, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: female director, money, deportation, inheritance, husband wife relationship, marriage, love, male female relationship, infertility, infidelity, jewish, father son relationship ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, year 1936, 1930s
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.2
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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: female director, surrogate mother, boat, kidnapping, beach, girl, nickname, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, boy, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: female director, urban setting, father son relationship, heroin addict, stepbrother stepsister relationship, syringe, scooter, family relations, brother sister relationship, internet, teenage boy, hypodermic needle ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, hungarian, violence, apartment
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
 145
Boxes (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Anna, 50 years old, moves into her new house. Rooms are full of boxes which contain a lot of things and plenty of memories. Anna has lived many lives and her past comes out of these boxes. Her parents surely, but also her children and their fathers, ...
Style: semi autobiographical
Plot: female director, family relations, moving, old age, nostalgia, box, mother daughter relationship, death, father daughter relationship, surrealism, half sister
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
 315
1:01 (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a Copenhagen suburb the 19-year-old Per is found unconscious after having been badly beaten up. He is taken to hospital in a coma. The police have no clues, but the air is thick with suspicion. His mother struggles to maintain her faith in his ...
Plot: coma, female director, family relations, suspicion, beating, teenager
Place: copenhagen, copenhagen denmark, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
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Island City (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Winner of FEDORA award for the Best Debut Director, Venice Film Festival 2015, Island City is a collection of three comic-dramatic stories set in Mumbai, India. The first is about a diligent office worker who wins the office ‘Fun Committee ...
Plot: female director, family relations, barefoot male, tv set
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Loyalties (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lily and her three youngest children join her husband David Sutton, a doctor in an isolated northern Alberta town. Their eleven-year-old son arrives later from boarding school. David conceals a dark secret which caused the family to leave England ...
Plot: female director, secret, doctor, family relations
Place: canada, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Children of the Mountain (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Georgia, Ghana
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Against the picturesque Ghanaian backdrop, Children of the Mountain is an honest exploration of a mother’s will in the face of much adversity. When her baby is born with a cleft lip, cerebral palsy, and Down syndrome, Essuman is led to believe ...
Plot: female director, help, children, disability, african, women
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
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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: realistic, sincere, captivating, touching, serious
Plot: custody battle, family relations, abduction, on the run, family conflict, children, husband wife conflict, father son relationship, resort, female director, boy, father daughter conflict ...
Place: eastern europe, sweden, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Songs of Love and Hate (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In an idyllic wine region at the foot of the Swiss Alps lives Rico with his two daughters and his wife Anna. The charming daughter, Lili, brings turbulence into the so far harmonious family life because of the awakening of her sexuality. Her father ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: sexuality, father daughter relationship, coming of age, family relations, relationships, father and daughter, family, female director, teenage sex, vineyard, lesbian kiss, female full frontal nudity ...
Place: swiss alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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My Little Girl (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A young girl agrees to work in a center for girls who can't stay with their parents. She gets wrapped up in the plights of several of the girls, and tries to help them, but only gets herself into trouble with her parents and supervisor.
Plot: coming of age, female director, teenage girl, skepticism, suicide attempt, naivete, suburbs, family relations, laundry, 18 year old, homeless teenager, hiding place ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, realistic, sincere, serious
Plot: getting home, dysfunctional family, sibling relationship, family relations, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, native american, female director, indian reservation, brother sister relationship, writers
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 7.2
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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: realistic, sexy, emotional, sexual, touching
Plot: adoption, orphan, youth, gender, family relations, friends, midlife crisis, factory, human nature, teenage life, feminism, family life ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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?
Plot: children, child abuse, village, money lender, lottery, school, literacy, city, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Unburied Man (2004)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Hungary, Slovakia, Poland
Duration: 127 min.
Story: One of the doyennes of Hungarian film deals with a dark period of national history: the Soviet regime in Hungary. She portrays it through the fate of the former prime minister and national hero, Imre Nagy. The script is based on the diary written by ...
Plot: female director, exile, hanging, suppression, european history, disease, rain, gallows, atrocity, rat, stalinism, grave ...
Time: year 1956, 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: budapest hungary, hungary, central europe, italy, romania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: gloomy, bleak, psychological, tense, realistic ...
Plot: mind game, friendship, redemption, family relations, poverty, melancholy, intimacy, revenge, sexual abuse, vengeance, betrayal, hungarian ...
Time: 80s
Place: hungary, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Granny's Dancing on the Table (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Eini grows up isolated from society with her father who does everything he can to make Eini believe that the world outside and the people out there are evil, and that all that has to do with sexuality and adulthood is dangerous.
Plot: female director, crying baby, forest, baby crying, radio, father daughter relationship, fire, girl, pregnant woman, part animation, axe, playing piano ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 147
Little Darling (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Thirty year old virgin Sybille meets the man of her dreams. Or is he?
Plot: female director, con artists, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), marriage, shopping mall, love, female nudity, train
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Ramdhanu-The Rainbow (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Mitali was a worried mother. This time, once again, her 5 year old son Gogol had failed to pass the admission test in a reputed school. Mitali was determined to get her son admitted into a reputed school. Gogol loved the song of birds, the flight of ...
Plot: education, school, female director, children
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: girl, drunkenness, parade, festival, cafe, friendship, menage a trois, father daughter relationship, small town, bathtub, stepfather stepson relationship, family relations
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 1K
Time to Die (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An impressionistic, black-and-white portrait of the day-to-day of a nonagenarian woman as she experiences the final act of her life. Danuta Szaflarska stars as Aniela, who lives in a massive yet rapidly-deteriorating wooden house, filled with ...
Plot: female director, family relations, piano, house, death, old lady, son, shakespearean quotation, generation gap, dog
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
We Were Young (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 110 min.
Story: During Second World War a beautiful love between two young people burns out against the background of the Nazi reality.
Plot: female director, photographer, bombing, propaganda, ballet, torture, burned alive, young love, girl, anti fascism
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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La capture (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 92 min.
Plot: female director, animals, dancing, abduction, father daughter relationship, dysfunctional family, gun, blood, dance, old woman, violence, animal
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Roads Not Taken (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Sweden, USA, Poland, Spain
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, intense, realistic, visually appealing
Plot: father daughter relationship, journey, father daughter reunion, homecoming, life & death, disorder, getting home, family relations, secret past, destiny, dementia, life
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%