Movies like My Breast

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My Breast (1994)
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My Breast (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meredith Baxter plays Joyce Wadler in this heartwarming story of hope, courage and redemption inspired by the New York City journalist's real-life struggle with breast cancer. Stuck in a lackluster relationship with her boyfriend, she's forced to re-examine her life when she receives the troubling diagnosis.
Plot: survival, breast cancer, writers, journalist, death, cancer, courage, surgery, male female relationship, sports writer, female director

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and suspenseful films with plots about survival, cancer, death, family relations, hopes, husband wife relationship and danger mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like My Breast: The Last Survivors (1975), Two Against Time (2002), Ice Bound (2003), Top Hearts! (1999), Mum's List (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Last Survivors (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a passenger ship sinks, a ship's officer must decide which passengers in an overcrowded lifeboat must be sacrificed so the rest can survive an approaching typhoon.
Plot: disaster, lifeboat, shipwreck, survival, sea, catastrophe, sinking ship
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95%
Two Against Time (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This film finds a mother and her teen daughter both being diagnosed with cancer. This discovery helps to overcome the longtime antagonistic relationship that the two have developed.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, captivating, humorous
Plot: cancer, family life, dysfunctional family, race against time, survival, terminal illness, parents and children, life is a bitch, rebelliousness, family relations, couple relations, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.2
 566
Ice Bound (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It is during the final months of 1999 that 46-year-old physician Jerri Nielsen (Susan Sarandon) finds herself stranded at the Amundsen-South Pole Research Station along with a tiny staff of researchers and technicians. Although, at first, there is ...
Style: dramatic, suspense, disturbing, realistic
Plot: cold, doctor, cancer, adaptation, hopes, happy ending, rescue, survival, videotaping, party, airplane, storm ...
Place: antarctica
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69%
 7.3
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Top Hearts! (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A woman (Karin Viard) in the fourth month of her first pregnancy fights to save the baby while being treated for breast cancer.
Plot: breast cancer, hospital, pregnant woman, hopes, pregnancy, cancer, shaved head, female director
Time: 90s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Her Final Fury: Betty Broderick, the Last Chapter (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The sequel to "A Woman Scorned: The Betty Broderick Story" in which Betty Broderick is on trial for the murder of her ex-husband and his new wife.
Plot: lifetime, true crime, courtroom, lawyer, murder, revenge, divorce
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.4
 849
Mum's List (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A dying mother's life lessons to the husband and sons she left behind. Based on the best-selling novel by St John (Singe) Greene, the film is the story of Singe and Kate, a couple from North Somerset, whose lives were turned upside down when ...
Style: touching, psychological, sincere, sentimental, thought provoking ...
Plot: last wish, mother, cancer, family, death, family relations, death of wife, parents and children, children, illness, husband wife relationship, woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.9
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The Doctor (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Jack McKee is a doctor with it all: he's successful, he's rich, and he has no problems.... until he is diagnosed with throat cancer. Now that he has seen medicine, hospitals, and doctors from a patient's perspective, he realises that ...
Style: psychological, emotional, sentimental, touching, uplifting ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: medical, hospital, cancer, redemption, coldhearted, doctors and patients, idealism, doctor, life & death, life philosophy, loneliness, humanity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.8
 29
Endings (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Emmy Ferguson is a 10-year old who learns that, after a long bout with leukemia, today is probably her last day on earth. Chris Ryan is a 35-year-old drug addict who is determined to make this his last day. And Adonna Frost, suffering from advanced ...
Plot: drug addict, drug addiction, drugs, family relations, dying, death, breast cancer, leukemia, suicide, journey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Donner Party (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on the real events of The Donner Party tragedy. The Donner Party was a group of California-bound American settlers caught up in the western expansion of the 1840s. After becoming snowbound in the Sierra Nevada during the winter of 1846-1847, a ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, serious, realistic, bleak
Plot: survival, human nature, isolation, wilderness, moral dilemma, hopes, snow, winter, desperation, cannibalism, hunger, food ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
A Christmas Visitor (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A father struggles with the past. A daughter fights for the future. A mother searches for answers. The Boyajians have not celebrated Christmas in 11 years. They lost their faith when they lost their son to the Persian Gulf War. Now a stranger has ...
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: christmas, gulf war, grief, introspection, hopes, love and romance, life is a bitch, family problems, family life, redemption, family gatherings, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.4
 46
Miriam (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Heart-wrenching story of a woman who takes another's identity to survive the most horrible time of the 20th Century. Miriam is the triumphant story of one woman's survival and success, which takes place in Lithuania over a period of forty ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, captivating
Plot: world war two, survival, holocaust, survivor, female protagonist, life is a bitch, new identity, struggle for survival, fight, soldier, captivity, prison ...
Time: 1940s
Place: lithuania
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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.
Style: depressing
Plot: adoption, disease, youth, affection, family relations, poverty, terminal illness, orphan, farmer, last will and testament, little girl, father son relationship ...
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Freefall: Flight 174 (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: True story of a brand-new Canadian airliner running out of fuel in-flight and forced to glide to the nearest airfield.
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, suspenseful, rough
Plot: disaster, aviation, airplane, catastrophe, air disaster, flight attendant, lifetime, hostage, race against time, confined, escapades, fighting crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada, new york, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Video Voyeur: The Susan Wilson Story (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Louisiana woman discovers that a trusted neighbor has installed video surveillance equipment in her home to spy on her family. As a result, the real-life Wilson lobbied for a 1999 state law passed in nine other states since making video voyeurism ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: espionage, hidden camera, voyeur, obsession, mysterious character, surveillance, family problems, dishonesty, society, trust, neighbor, legislation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.2
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Shelter (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: With a catastrophic event rapidly approaching, 18 people vie for 10 spots in the small town's only bomb shelter.
Style: serious, suspenseful, epic, futuristic, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, chaos, apocalypse, small town, disaster, society, escapades, hopes, family relations, clergy, fight, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.3
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After Jimmy (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: This is a story of Jimmy, a high school senior, who is struggling with his school life, family pressures, future choices. When it becomes too much, Jimmy kills himself.
Plot: boss, high school, teenage boy, teen suicide, mourning, hallucination, remorse, high school principal, funeral, teenager, birthday party, cemetery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
My Hindu Friend (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Diego is a film director very close to death, surrounded by people who are having trouble dealing with his current tempestuous mood. Chances are he won't survive, but if he does, that means he needs to relearn how to live. live.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: cancer, illness, family problems, female masturbation, cancer patient, fighting illness, friends, female nudity, hospital, wedding ceremony, death, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
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The Recce (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Africa
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After the South African Defense Force wrongfully declares young Recce Henk Viljoen dead behind enemy lines, it’s up to him alone to use every skill and tool in his arsenal to make it back to his grieving wife.
Plot: survival, mourning, swat team, military, behind enemy lines, war
Time: 80s
Place: cape town south africa, south africa, angola
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Decoding Annie Parker (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The lives of a breast-cancer patient and a researcher who is trying to prove a genetic link to cancer intersect in a groundbreaking study.
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: cancer, genetics, breast cancer, coping, human spirit, optimism, inventions and discoveries, terminal illness, infidelity, couples, genetic engineering, hopes ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 349
The Gate (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Cambodia, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two decades after forging an unlikely alliance in Pol Pot's Cambodia, a French ethnologist and a former Khmer Rouge official meet again after the latter is arrested for crimes against humanity.
Style: disturbing, serious, captivating, rough, realistic ...
Plot: survival, against humanity, captivity, confined, khmer rouge, political repression, ideology, mass murder, communist, genocide, communism, crime against humanity
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: cambodia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Without Warning: The James Brady Story (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1981, during the assassination attempt on then President Ronald Reagan, White House Press Secretary James Brady was shot and left paralyzed.
Plot: assassination, obstacle
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Snowbound: The Jim and Jennifer Stolpa Story (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two thousand miles from home, Jim and Jennifer Stolpa (with baby Clayton) lose their way and are stranded in an endless wilderness of deep snow, battling for survival against the elements. Using only meager supplies and resourcefulness, the young ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: snowstorm, hypothermia, rescue, survival, wilderness, disaster, family, confined, escapades, heroes, babies and infants, forces of nature ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Surviving with Wolves (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1942, the young Jewish girl Misha, her Russian mother Gerusha and her German father Reuven hide from the Germans in a small house in Ardennes, Belgium. Misha is very connected to her mother that advises her that if one day a person comes to her ...
Style: uplifting, touching, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: wolf, survival, orphan, world war two, feral child, little girl, human animal relationship, young heroes, obsessive quest, wilderness, missing person, against humanity ...
Place: belgium, germany, brussels, europe, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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A Long Way Home (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Family members struggle to heal their emotional wounds after an incident of sexual abuse.
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, emotional, serious ...
Plot: psychiatrist, family relations, haunted by the past, dysfunctional family, sexual abuse, redemption, life is a bitch, domestic disturbance, hopes, parents and children, family in crisis, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Miracle on Interstate 880 (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man attempts to rescue people trapped on the I-880 bridge after the top half collapses during the 1989 San Francisco earthquake.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, suspenseful
Plot: disaster, heroic mission, rescue, adventure, heroes, survival, escapades, catastrophe, child in peril, earthquake, collapse, car accident ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: california, san francisco, usa
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37%
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Black Like Me (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Black Like Me is the true account of John Griffin's experiences when he passed as a black man.
Plot: spy, racism, interracial relations, inequality, bigotry, cross cultural relations, race, reporter, prejudice, discrimination, african american, racial issues ...
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Out of the Ashes (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The real-life story of Gisella Perl, a Jewish Hungarian doctor imprisoned in the notorious Auschwitz death camp of World War II.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, uplifting, captivating ...
Plot: concentration camp, holocaust, survival, wartime life, holocaust survivor, auschwitz, world war two, human spirit, genocide, life is a bitch, starting over, anti semitism ...
Time: 1940s
Place: hungary, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Ordeal in the Arctic (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Everybody expected military flight Boxtop 22 from Thule into the vast frozen wilderness of Canada's North Western territories to be boring routine, but in a matter of minutes a crash reduces Gulf War veteran pilot Captain John Couch's crew ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: aviation, disaster, heroes, save the day, rescue, survival, escapades, forces of nature, catastrophe, survivor, arctic, weather ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Obsessed with a Married Woman (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jane Seymour makes a six-course meal of her starring role as a magazine editor in Obsessed With a Married Woman--indeed, her performance is the only tangible reason for sitting through this artistically bankrupt TV movie. The story contrives to have ...
Plot: mistress, infidelity, adultery, husband wife relationship, obsession, magazine editor, affair, writers, male female relationship, magazine
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Voyage of the Yes (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Two teenagers set out on a 2000-mile sailboat journey from California to Hawaii and en route combat the natural challenges and their inner shortcomings.
Plot: spy, accident, survival, boat, guitarist, singer, interracial relations, hospital, sailboat, singing, song, guitar ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%