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: teacher, writers, cancer, suicide, train, hospital, computer, running, businesswoman, book, inheritance, french, poet, pursuit, teenage girl, farm, doctor, photograph, river, translator, rain, literature, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, polish ...
Place: canada, quebec

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Most similar movies to All That You Possess

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, serious, realistic and sincere films with plots about father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, hospital, family relations, photograph, father son relationship and death mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like All That You Possess: Novena (2005), The Legacy (2009), The Necessities of Life (2008), Leave No Trace (2018), The Auction (2013). 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: crisis of faith, silence, loneliness, faith, materialism, friendship, wife abuse, theology, public health, religious faith, guilt, bedridden ...
Place: quebec
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95%
 6.9
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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: touching, sincere, emotional, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: doctor, public health, hopes, small town, dehumanization, social relations, workplace, elderly, workplace situations, redemption, doctors and patients, new life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, captivating, realistic, inter cultural
Plot: isolation, tuberculosis, hospital, friends, hopes, human spirit, friendship, doctors and patients, family life, against the rules, family relations, disease ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.2
 49K
Leave No Trace (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A father and daughter live a perfect but mysterious existence in Forest Park, a beautiful nature reserve near Portland, Oregon, rarely making contact with the world. But when a small mistake tips them off to authorities, they are sent on an ...
Style: psychological, sincere, motivational, philosophical, road movie ...
Plot: off the grid, father daughter relationship, hiking, teenage girl, hitchhiking, survivalist, wilderness, hiding place, trust, medicine, injury, veteran ...
Place: washington state, oregon, xian, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 7.0
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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: touching, realistic, sentimental, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: farm, countryside, parents and children, selflessness, family relations, introspection, elderly, father daughter relationship, bittersweet, siblings relations, hopes, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, touching, emotional, tense ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family life, parents and children, couple relations, family problems, society, crumbling marriage, suburbs, small town, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, train ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, sentimental, touching, melancholic, emotional ...
Plot: adultery, redemption, small town, haunted by the past, starting over, single parent, love and romance, love affair, parents and children, self discovery, family relations, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, atlantic ocean, new jersey, newfoundland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.3
 35
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: orchestra, swimming, secret, swimsuit, truck, fight, death of friend, band, illness, train station, classroom, blood transfusion ...
Place: south america, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 6.7
 2K
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: psychological, captivating, sentimental, disturbing, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: doctor, illness, hospital, cancer, surgery, friendship, friend, student, drinking, death, chemotherapy, hospital room ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.8
 10K
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, society, juvenile delinquency, grandparent and grandchild, terminal illness, suicide, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: korea, japan, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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 ⇓
37%
 8.1
 49K
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, 15 year old, juvenile delinquent, teenage boy, teenage life, rebelliousness, anti conformity, family problems, youth, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, year 2010, near future ...
Place: canada, quebec, montreal, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
In the Name of the Land (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Pierre is 25 when he returns from Wyoming to find Claire his fiancée and take over the family farm. Twenty years later, the farm expanded, so did the family. It's the time of happy days, at least at the beginning. The debts accumulate and ...
Plot: beach, christmas, photograph, suicide by poison, sheep, cemetery, birthday, vinyl record, death of father, horse, farming, snowing ...
Time: year 1979, year 1996, 1990s, 90s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
3 Foot Ball and Souls (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of four decides to commit suicide using gigantic fireworks. But every time the fireworks explode, they find themselves back in time before they carried out the plan. They suspect the cause to be the young age of one of the members and try to ...
Plot: fireworks, suicide, chat room, telephone call, depression, bully, hospital, car accident, debt, time travel, bullying, woman slaps man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: artist, rain, flashback, umbrella, horse and carriage, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, book, crying, flowers, mother daughter relationship, candle, microphone ...
Time: year 1988
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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
Plot: doctor, psychologist, prank, scientist, concert, teenage girl, crying, flashback, audio cassette, rehabilitation, photographer, therapy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: touching, sentimental, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, alcoholic, homecoming, small town, haunted by the past, family problems, family gatherings, family life, life is a bitch, human nature, parents and children, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, australia, nova scotia, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, snow, family relations, artist, loss of child ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: canada, british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: family crisis, adoption, father daughter relationship, death, little boy, mother daughter relationship, affection, little girl, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, farm, patient ...
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: great depression, teacher, prairie, isolation, canadian, schoolhouse, drawing, marriage, meeting, male in bathtub, train, world war one veteran ...
Time: year 1935
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Liar, Liar: Between Father and Daughter (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An 11 year old girl accuses her father of incest.
Plot: father daughter incest, incest, sexual abuse, abuse, medical examination, memory, classroom, flashback, rape, liar, court, courtroom ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: summer camp, nickname, teenager, cancer, teenage boy, self pity, journal, brain tumor, patient, teenage girl, writers, leg amputation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Tambourine, Drum (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Forty-five year old Yekaterina Artemovna has a hard life. She lives in a small mining town where she works as a librarian and, like her only friend and colleague, rents a little room in a project. Yekaterina has difficulties making ends meet and ...
Plot: inheritance, suicide, friendship, librarian, loneliness, province, nudity (full frontal - brief), corrupt cop, brother sister relationship, thief, cocktail, blood ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 3K
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, rough, sad, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, terminal illness, dealing with death, cancer, tragedy, father daughter relationship, parents and children, moral dilemma, support group, accident, teenage girl, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
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Turning Paige (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A young would-be writer is forced to confront her past upon the return of her angry, wayward brother.
Plot: cigarette, father daughter relationship, loss of mother, ashtray, brother sister relationship, teenage girl, smoking, friend, death of parent, angst, strong language, teenage boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: apology, kissing, riding a bicycle, policewoman, beard, sexual euphemism, talking while driving, dancing, bus driver, black cat, bridge, night ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.3
 24
Now or Never (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Jean Pierre Lefebrvre directed this Canadian drama, the final film in a trilogy that began in 1967 with Don't Let It Kill You and continued in 1977 with The Old Country Where Rimbaud Died. All three feature Abel Gagne (Marcel Sabourin), a ...
Plot: pilot, father son relationship, friendship, long lost father, farm, dark secret, death, co pilot, airfield, bank, family relations, countryside ...
Place: montreal, montreal quebec, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: sentimental, inter cultural
Plot: female director, racism, airport, temple, microphone, drunkenness, mural, turban, newsreel footage, sikh, costume, bruise ...
Time: year 2001, year 1992
Place: bombay india, new york, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Take Me to the River (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A naive California teen plans to remain above the fray at his Nebraskan family reunion, but a strange encounter places him at the center of a long-buried family secret.
Style: sincere, suspenseful, psychological, touching, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: family secret, cousin cousin relationship, family secrets, children, suspicion, precocious child, injustice, threat, incest, child abuse, summer, horse ...
Place: nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Back When We Were Grownups (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A 53-year-old widow believes she's turned into the wrong person in this bittersweet tale based on Anne Tyler's best-seller. Beck's (Blythe Danner) plate is full: She runs a catering business and cares for her large family, but feels ...
Plot: wedding, doctor, unhappiness, knitting, musician, birthday party, d.j., camera, home movie, singing, time, little girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%