Movies like The Child of Man

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The Child of Man (1991)
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The Child of Man (1991)
Original name: Cilvēka bērns
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Latvia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A six-year-old boy plots to stop his "sweetheart", a grown-up woman in his pre-World War II Latvian village, from marrying.
Plot: horse, thief, friendship, female nudity, family relations, children, childhood sweetheart, church, betrayal, farm, robbery, knife, fire, contest, boy and dog, car accident, coming of age, childhood love, child's point of view, urination, penis size, nude swimming, cross dressing
Time: 1930s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, humorous and semi serious films with plots about family relations, friendship, coming of age, love and romance, youth, female nudity and romance mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Child of Man: Some Girls (1988), Sun Alley (1999), Mermaid (2007), Can't Be Heaven (1999), Darling (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Some Girls (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While on Christmas break, college student Michael journeys to Quebec City to spend time with his attractive girlfriend, Gabriella. Not long after he arrives, Gabriella breaks up with him, but her two equally gorgeous sisters waste no time showing ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: date night
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Sun Alley (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of kids grow up on the short, wrong (east) side of the Sonnenallee in Berlin, right next to one of the few border crossings between East and West reserved for German citizens. The antics of these kids, their families, of the "West ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, clever, talky, controversial ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: german democratic republic, germany, europe, east germany, berlin germany ...
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Mermaid (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The fanciful tale of an introverted little girl who grows up believing she has the power to make wishes come true. She must reconcile this belief with reality when, as a young woman, she journeys to Moscow and grapples with love, modernity and ...
Style: captivating, humorous, atmospheric, psychological, offbeat ...
Plot: coming of age, wish come true, family relations, solar eclipse, fall in love, lifestyle, youth, bittersweet, air disaster, couples, love, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia, black sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Can't Be Heaven (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Everyone eventually meets the love of their lives. Sometimes, like Danny and Julia, that person comes along when you are 13 years old. Other times, like Hubbie and his sweetheart, star-crossed love makes getting together a life-long adventure. This ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, offbeat, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, jazz, school, ghost, young lovers, friends, family relations, teenage life, unfulfilled love, friendship, fall in love, best friends ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Darling (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Prabhas (Prabhas) has a childhood sweetheart named Nandini (Kajal Agarwal) and they are separated during their childhood. Nandini migrates to Swiss along with her father. Meanwhile Prabhas rejects love proposals from other girls as his heart belongs ...
Style: captivating, psychological, light, sincere, humorous
Plot: childhood love, male female relationship, travel, friendship, romance, couples, fall in love, society, family relations, flashback, gangster, suicide attempt ...
Time: 80s, 2010s
Place: switzerland, india
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Where the Heart Is (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: From the director of Marius et Jeannette, this story of two working-class families is a fable with an optimist streak. A young black man, Francois, is wrongly accused of rape by a racist policeman. The story is told in voiceover by his childhood ...
Plot: friendship, rape, prison, drinking, flashback, love, teenage boy, friend, family relations, interracial sex, male nudity, female nudity ...
Place: marseille, sarajevo
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Zappa (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Denmark, 1961. Bjørn, a middle-class boy in his early teens, wants to be accepted by Steen, a bullying peer of his with wealthy but freezingly cold parents. Bjørn's other good friend is Mulle, a cheerful and more childish working-class boy. ...
Style: disturbing, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: coming of age, family relations, friendship, teenage boy, suburbs, social differences, life is a bitch, social misfits, society, misfit, youth, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1961
Place: denmark, europe, sweden, scandinavia
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The Tempest (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An adaptation of the play by William Shakespeare. Prospera (a female version of Shakespeare's Prospero) is the usurped ruler of Milan who has been banished to a mysterious island with her daughter. Using her magical powers, she draws her ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, captivating, surreal ...
Plot: island, sorceress, spirit, storm, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, family relations, wizards and magicians, betrayal, danger, escapades, isolation ...
Time: 17th century, 16th century
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71%
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The Personal History of David Copperfield (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A fresh and distinctive take on Charles Dickens’ semi-autobiographical masterpiece, The Personal History of David Copperfield, set in the 1840s, chronicles the life of its iconic title character as he navigates a chaotic world to find his elusive ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, sentimental, captivating, semi serious
Plot: aunt, orphan, poverty, betrayal, friendship, guardian, survivor, child's point of view, society, maturation, social differences, youth ...
Time: 1800s, 19th century, victorian england, victorian, 80s
Place: england, europe, london
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The Graduates (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four thirtyish university students share the same flat in Florence. Leonardo fantasizes about Letizia, a very beautiful girl; Rocco works as a night watchman, Bruno tries to get his degree to please his father in law and Pino dreams of becoming a ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
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Place: florence, italy, europe, florence italy
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69%
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Holiday (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: During a family reunion in 2000, guests decide to read out laud their "where i see myself in 10 years" wish lists which they wrote down during their 1990 family reunion.
Plot: love, father daughter relationship, friendship, letter, father son relationship, sandcastle, death, wealth, reunion, female nudity, breasts, teenage boy ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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68%
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Skyskraber (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jon is 17. He lives in the midst of a claustrophobic world which once seemed destined to become a seething metropolis of high-rise tower blocks and intersections until one day an absurd traffic accident occurs. At the time, Jon was made responsible. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, atmospheric, dark humor ...
Plot: teenage love, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, family relations, love and romance, rebellion, rebelliousness, parents and children, fall in love, friendship, virgin, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe, scandinavia
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Wildflower (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: One day Sammy and his younger sister Ellie happen upon a cabin where Alice, a young, partially deaf girl with epilepsy is being kept by her abusive stepfather. The three soon become friends and hope to get Alice an education and help her escape from ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious
Plot: rescue, dysfunctional family, friendship, disability, family relations, countryside, great depression, child abuse, epilepsy, mentally challenged, mute or deaf, coming of age ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
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64%
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The Inkwell (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Inkwell is about a 16-year-old boy coming of age on Martha's Vineyard in the summer of 1976.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, kids
Plot: coming of age, family relations, friendship, teenage love, human nature, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, singleness, social differences, eccentric family, twentysomething life, teenage life ...
Time: 70s
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 125 min.
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Cheeky Girls (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three teen-aged girlfriends navigate multiple love triangles.
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Plot: school, friends, coming of age, youth, teenage life, high school, lifestyle, high school life, family relations, love and romance, school life, teenage crush ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 54 min.
Story: In her filthy cell in Newgate prison Moll Flanders, dubbed 'the wickedest woman in England' tells her story. Born in the gaol, after her mother is transported Moll is raised by the kindly mayor of Colchester and his wife, whose two sons ...
Style: touching, sexy, serious, realistic, baroque
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Time: 18th century, 1600s, 17th century, 1700s
Place: london, england
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60%
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Valentin (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Netherlands, France, Spain, Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Valentin, a 9-year-old boy living with his grandmother in late-1960s Buenos Aires, believes his family has problems that only he can solve. The youngster dreams of being reunited with his mother, who's separated from Valentin's abusive ...
Style: sentimental, touching, uplifting, sweet, lyrical ...
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s, 80s
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
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Emma's Shadow (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Emma (Line Kruse) is an eleven year-old only child from a wealthy Danish family. Emma's parents seem more interested in their own interests than in her. One evening when Emma overhears her mother talking about how tragic it must be to have your ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, on the run, crimes, youth, mischievous children, friendship, coming of age, family relations, ransom, girl, garbage collector, maturity ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Skipped Parts (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman and her son must leave a small South Carolina town because of her wild behavior.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: sex, coming of age, high school, single parent, youth, teenage life, parents and children, human nature, love and romance, small town, friendship, sexual awakening ...
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Venus Talking (2001)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Novellist Venus lives with her family out of Berlin and moves temporarily to the city where she is starting to write a new book. Her fans can watch her via a webcam. Away from husband and children she begins an affair with Fabrizio...
Plot: bare breasts, female nudity, sex, sexuality, webcam, internet, coming of age, adultery, male nudity, pubic hair, puberty, caught in the act ...
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Harvest Moon (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When her family goes bankrupt, privileged city girl Jen Stone travels to the country to try and fix up a struggling pumpkin farm that her father bought as an investment to get her money back. Not everyone is on board with her changes, least of all ...
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, light, touching
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Time: 21st century
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Children of Nature (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iceland, Norway, Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An elderly couple leave their retirement home to make one last journey back to their home in the Western Fjords.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: friends, ghost, friendship, countryside, childhood sweetheart, retirement home, jeep, love affair, bittersweet, elderly, love and romance, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century
Place: iceland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Seven Minutes in Heaven (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Natalie allows her classmate Jeff, who ran away from home after a fight with his stepfather, to stay at her place while her father is away on a business trip. Natalie soon starts dating Jeff's friend James Casey, who isn't as faithful as ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, feel good
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, fall in love, coming of age, love triangle, teenager, friends, teenage love, youth, romance, platonic, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Agnes Browne (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Agnes Browne's husband died, she discovered something amazing... Herself.
Style: sentimental, emotional, humorous, uplifting, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: working class, children, family relations, best friend, human spirit, family problems, life is a bitch, single parent, hopes, down on your luck, puberty, family in crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: ireland, europe, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Nico and Dani (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Spanish coming of age story focusing on the antics of two 17 year olds, who have a posh beach house almost all to themselves one summer. This is also a summer of sexual awakenings.
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, gay teenager, friendship, teenage love, coming out, innocence lost, best friend, summer vacation, self discovery, loss of virginity, teenage life, looking for sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: spain, barcelona, europe, catalonia, barcelona spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
My Granny's House (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Danish author Soya's acidly funny turn-of-the-century memoir novel turned into a robust black comedy. After his mother's death, tiny tot Søren goes to live with his wilful, rich and stingy Granny, who wants to improve his manners. She ...
Plot: boy, hypocrisy, bribe, autobiography, family relations, egoist, male female relationship, satire, grandmother grandson relationship, widower, betrayal, poison ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Premam (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Three stages in George's life, and three girls he encounters in each stage.
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, feel good, compassionate
Plot: love and romance, friendship, reunion, couple relations, teacher, tragic love, dancing, bridge, love, teenage love, coming of age, dance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Summerhood (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The coming of age summer-camp saga of four best friends who hate each other.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, sexy ...
Plot: coming of age, summer camp, friendship, romance, gender, betrayal, youth, friends who hate each other, first love, society, friends, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Toto the Hero (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Belgium, France, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Thomas and Alfred were born around the same time; a fire in the nursery had nurses scrambling to save the newborns. Because he felt that he deserved Alfred's good fortune at being born into a wealthy family, Thomas conceives the idea that he ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, sentimental
Plot: aging, family relations, childhood, human nature, parents and children, social differences, mistaken identity, friendship, coming of age, love and romance, golden years, youth ...
Time: 90s, future, near future
Place: germany, europe, egypt, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%