Movies like All That You Possess

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All That You Possess (2012)
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All That You Possess (2012)
Original name: Tout ce que tu possèdes
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An obsessed scholar attempts to withdraw from the world but finds personal ties drawing him back into the family he had left behind, in this novelistic, beautifully modulated drama from acclaimed Québécois filmmaker Bernard Émond.
Plot: train, teacher, writers, cancer, running, doctor, hospital, computer, inheritance, suicide, businesswoman, teenage girl, poet, farm, father daughter relationship, translator, mother daughter relationship, rain, chase, anger, isolation, secretary, literature, river, father son relationship ...
Place: canada, quebec

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, serious, sentimental and realistic films with plots about father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, hospital, death, family relations, crying and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like All That You Possess: Novena (2005), The Legacy (2009), The Auction (2013), The Necessities of Life (2008), Umbrella (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Novena (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two men bond as one recovers from an attack and the other deals with the impending death of his grandmother.
Plot: loneliness, crisis of faith, religion, wife abuse, theology, silence, materialism, faith, guilt, friendship, religious faith, public health ...
Place: quebec
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The Legacy (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When considering taking a few weeks off, Dr. Rainville places an ad to find a replacement who would agree to take his place in Normétal, in Abitibi. Jeanne Dion from Montreal accepts the offer and goes to the site, where it comes into contact with ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, sincere, touching, realistic ...
Plot: doctor, public health, hopes, dehumanization, small town, social relations, workplace situations, doctors and patients, redemption, workplace, elderly, new life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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The Auction (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Gaby owns a farm on which he raises lambs: Bouchard & Sons Farm. But he has no sons. Rather, he has two daughters that he raised like princesses and who live far away, in the big city. One day, the oldest asks him for some financial support ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, serious, psychological ...
Plot: countryside, farm, parents and children, selflessness, introspection, family relations, elderly, father daughter relationship, bittersweet, golden years, hopes, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec
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The Necessities of Life (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In 1952, an Inuit hunter named Tivii with tuberculosis leaves his northern home and family to go recuperate at a sanatorium in Quebec City. Uprooted, far from his loved ones, unable to speak French and faced with a completely alien world, he becomes ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, captivating, inter cultural
Plot: tuberculosis, isolation, hospital, illness, friends, hopes, friendship, human spirit, family relations, against the rules, family life, doctors and patients ...
Time: 50s
Place: canada
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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 ...
Style: touching, psychological, captivating, sentimental
Plot: family relations, marriage, school, violence, father daughter relationship, cancer, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, doctor, teacher, fight, fistfight ...
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The Safety of Objects (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In a suburban landscape, the lives of several families interlace with loss, despair and personal crisis. Esther Gold has lost focus on all but caring for her comatose son, Paul, and neglects her daughter and husband. Lawyer Jim Train is devoted to ...
Style: psychological, serious, emotional, touching, tense ...
Plot: family relations, coma, dysfunctional family, family life, family problems, parents and children, couple relations, crumbling marriage, single parent, society, suburbs, small town ...
Time: contemporary
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The Shipping News (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An emotionally-beaten man with his young daughter moves to his ancestral home in Newfoundland to reclaim his life.
Style: serious, captivating, sentimental, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: adultery, redemption, small town, starting over, single parent, haunted by the past, kidnapping, reporter, isolation, survival, love and romance, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, atlantic ocean, new jersey, newfoundland
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Kosumosu (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Teen Akiko (Akane Oda) returns to her home village in Japan after seven years in South America, where she contracted AIDS from a blood transfusion. The town, thick with paranoia, is quick to ostracize the ailing Akiko. With only her best friend ...
Plot: letter, river, lovesick, illness, fight, discrimination, aids, argument, drummer, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, diarrhea, death of daughter ...
Place: japan, south america
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My Salinger Year (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Ireland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A college grad takes a clerical job working for the literary agent of the renowned, reclusive writer J.D. Salinger.
Style: sincere, captivating, psychological
Plot: literary agent, aspiring writer, female writer, writers, writer's life, roommate, career, lifestyle, relationship vs career, grownups, life philosophy, new yorker ...
Time: 90s, year 1963, year 1988, year 1996, year 1965 ...
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, washington d.c.
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The Midwife (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Claire is a midwife and has devoted her life to others. At a moment when she is preoccupied by the imminent closure of the maternity clinic where she works, her life is further turned upside down when Béatrice, her father's former mistress, ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, touching, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: illness, doctor, cancer, hospital, friendship, surgery, friend, death, student, chemotherapy, life is a bitch, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france
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Mommy (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A peculiar neighbor offers hope to a recent widow who is struggling to raise a teenager who is unpredictable and, sometimes, violent.
Style: melancholic, emotional, sincere, psychological, touching ...
Plot: oedipus complex, dysfunctional family, mentally unstable, incest overtones, juvenile delinquent, mother son relationship, teenage life, troubled teen, family problems, rebelliousness, anti conformity, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, year 1982, year 2015 ...
Place: canada, quebec, montreal
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Poetry (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Grandmother Mi Ja works part-time as a caretaker, and struggles to raise a teen grandson by herself. Despite her tough situation, she speaks softly, dresses fashionably, and approaches the world with child-like curiosity. Enrolling in a poetry ...
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage rape, loneliness, poetry, old woman, introspection, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, society, grandparent and grandchild, terminal illness, suicide, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: korea, japan, asia, south korea
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The Last Fine Day (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The phone call from Sybille was usual. Her family didn't even know that this call just started their last fine day...
Plot: depressed woman, loss of mother, loss of wife, brother sister relationship, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, suicide, funeral, flashback
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The Saver (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When teenaged Fern is orphaned in the middle of a harsh Montreal winter, she is determined to avoid her mother’s tragic fate, and take care of herself. With Youth Protection nipping at her heels, she lies about her name and age, to get a job as a ...
Style: psychological, captivating, unusual plot structure, disturbing, thought provoking ...
Plot: teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, teenage protagonist, cleaning lady, life is a bitch, orphan, millionaire, money, youth, new life, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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Something to Live for: The Alison Gertz Story (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An AIDS-stricken woman becomes a leader in the struggle to educate people about the disease and its prevention.
Plot: paramedic, speaker, treatment, hiv, emergency, house party, gay, drugs, illness, hopes, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: year 1988
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Marion Bridge (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three estranged sisters reunite to care for their dying mother and old conflicts and secrets return to the surface.
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, alcoholic, small town, homecoming, haunted by the past, family problems, human nature, family gatherings, parents and children, family life, life is a bitch, estrangement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, canada, toronto ontario canada, nova scotia
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Incomplete Eclipse (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Marta (Lucie Patikova) was blinded in an accident brought on by her careless and indulgent younger sister. Now in a school for the blind, Marta keeps up her hope that she will one day see again, mainly because her mother - out of good intentions - ...
Style: non-linear
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Why Shoot the Teacher? (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: It's the winter of 1935 and Max Brown is newly arrived in Willowgreen, Saskatchewan - a rural Canadian prairie town - on his first teaching job in a one room schoolhouse. He quickly realizes that this is not his dream situation: the winter is ...
Plot: teacher, great depression, prairie, isolation, canadian, staircase, blond boy, father daughter relationship, lie, radio, dancing, husband wife relationship ...
Time: year 1935
Place: canada
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The Sweet Hereafter (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A small mountain community in Canada is devastated when a school bus accident leaves more than a dozen of its children dead. A big-city lawyer arrives to help the survivors' and victims' families prepare a class-action suit, but his ...
Style: bleak, non-linear, emotional, atmospheric, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, family problems, incest, small town life, redemption, betrayal, lawyer, bus, drowning, lawsuit, snow, loss of child ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, british columbia
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31%
Letter from the Mountain (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: As the film begins, Takao (Akira Terao) and Michiko (Kanako Higuchi) have already pulled up their Tokyo roots and moved to a village that is Takao's ancestral home. They visit a thatched cottage that serves as a memorial shrine (amidado) for ...
Plot: senior citizen, terminal illness, clinic, farmer, countryside, doctor, elderly, village life, miscarriage, ritual, fishing, tumor ...
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Everything Went Fine (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When André, 85, has a stroke, Emmanuelle hurries to her father’s bedside. Sick and half-paralyzed in his hospital bed, he asks Emmanuelle to help him end his life. But how can you honor such a request when it’s your own father?
Plot: gay father, stroke, police, train, restaurant, flashback, art gallery, beach, notary, sister sister relationship, last will and testament, euthanasia ...
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Princes In Exile (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Diagnosed as having a brain tumor, seventeen-year-old Ryan is angrily resigned to the fact that he may not live to see another year. With time running out, he clings to two goals: publishing his journal and losing his virginity. But as Ryan finds ...
Plot: writers, teenager, doctor, cancer, sex, brain tumor, teenage girl, death, child, summer camp, teenage boy, leukemia ...
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Who Will Love My Children? (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on a true story of Iowa farm wife Lucile Fray. Ann-Margret plays a dying mother of ten whose last wish is to find loving families for her children.
Plot: affection, father daughter relationship, death, adoption, mother daughter relationship, little boy, sacrifice, self sacrifice, poverty, terminal illness, orphan, farmer ...
Place: iowa
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Every Thing Will Be Fine (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Canada, France, Sweden, Norway
Duration: 118 min.
Story: One day, driving aimlessly around the outskirts of town after a trivial domestic quarrel, a writer named Tomas accidentally hits and kills a child. Will he be able to move on?
Style: serious, touching, emotional, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: introspection, redemption, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, tragic event, depression, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, guilt, loss of son, car accident, anguish, boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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27%
Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Based on a local legend and set in an unknown era, it deals with universal themes of love, possessiveness, family, jealousy and power. Beautifully shot, and acted by Inuit people, it portrays a time when people fought duels by taking turns to punch ...
Style: tense, bleak, sentimental, epic, harsh ...
Plot: betrayal, revenge, jealousy, dog sled, love triangle, adventure, tragic love, intrigue, rivalry, temptation, family relations, social relations ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: canada, tokyo
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Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An 11 year old girl accuses her father of incest.
Plot: father daughter incest, incest, accusation, repressed memory, liar, child abuse, father daughter relationship, court, anal rape, gynecological exam, sexual assault, child rape ...
Place: canada
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26%
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18 Presents (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Elisa is only forty when an incurable disease takes her from her husband and their daughter. Before her heart stops, Elisa finds a way to stay close to her: a gift for every birthday up to her adult age, 18 gifts to try to accompany her child's ...
Style: compassionate, sad, rough, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, cancer, terminal illness, coma, dealing with death, tragedy, moral dilemma, parents and children, support group, death, human relationship ...
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Hope and a Little Sugar (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Ali (Amit Sial) is a photographer and bike messenger who lives in New York. He develops a friendship and falls in love with a married woman, Saloni Oberoi (Mahima Chaudhry). When her husband, Harry Oberoi (Vikram Chatwal), is killed during the ...
Style: inter cultural, sentimental
Plot: islamophobia, racism, father son relationship, drunkenness, rage, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, photographer, anger, snow, dancing, christmas ...
Time: year 1992, year 2001
Place: bombay india, new york, india
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26%
Unfinished Business (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Seventeen year old Izzy Marks lives in Toronto with her divorced mother and finds her life boring and directionless. Meant to be a sequel to Don Owen's acclaimed 1964 film "Nobody Waved Good-bye", "Unfinished Business" ...
Plot: black boy, blond boy, breaking the law, casual sex, demonstration, waitress, warning, ambulance, arrest, old woman, riding a bicycle, following someone ...
Place: canada
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25%
The Plouffe Family (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 227 min.
Story: The lives of the average Quebecois Plouffe family during the final years of the depression and through World War II.
Plot: family relations, world war two, great depression, conscription, catholic, religion, canadian, french canadian
Place: quebec, canada
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25%