Movies like My Breast

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My Breast (1994)
 5.1
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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, female director, writers, cancer, death, male female relationship, journalist, surgery, courage, sports writer

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and psychological films with plots about survival, female director, death, cancer, family relations, husband wife relationship and danger mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like My Breast: Top Hearts! (1999), The Last Survivors (1975), The Doctor (1991), Two Against Time (2002), Cold Sassy Tree (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
 385
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: hopes, pregnant woman, hospital, breast cancer, female director, shaved head, pregnancy, cancer
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france
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95%
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: shipwreck, lifeboat, survival, sinking ship, sea, catastrophe
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 7.0
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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, uplifting, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: hospital, medical school, doctor, surgery, doctors and patients, coldhearted, redemption, family relations, couples, terminal illness, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, captivating, touching, humorous
Plot: cancer, family life, terminal illness, dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, family relations, rebelliousness, couple relations, race against time, survival, parents and children, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Cold Sassy Tree (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Handsome May-December romantic drama set in a sleepy Southern town at the turn of the century. An independent lady from up North causes a scandal when she decides to wed the local general-store owner just three weeks after he's been widowed.
Style: nostalgic
Plot: romance, female director, department store, south, love, small town, americana, community, age difference, male female relationship, son, widow
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, emotional, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: family relations, psychiatrist, teenager, dysfunctional family, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, domestic disturbance, hopes, family in crisis, family problems, redemption, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 678
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, thought provoking, sentimental ...
Plot: last wish, mother, cancer, family, death, family relations, husband wife relationship, death of wife, woman, dying woman, terminal cancer, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Coming to Terms with the Dead (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: While middle-aged Vincent (Didier Sandre) makes a sand castle on a beach in Brittany, France, his sister Zaza (Catherine Ferran) and brother Francois (Charles Berling) spend a summer day reflecting on death and loss. They think back on their sister ...
Plot: female director, death of child, loss of sister, death of sister, beach, death, cancer
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 6.9
 22
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: dying, drug addict, drug, journey, breast cancer, leukemia, suicide, death, family relations, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, danger, wilderness, isolation, moral dilemma, hopes, mountain, desperation, confined, escapades, anger ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: grief, gulf war, christmas, introspection, family gatherings, family life, parents and children, redemption, dysfunctional family, family problems, life is a bitch, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: iran
⇓ 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: rough, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: catastrophe, heroes, race against time, escapades, airplane, survival, police station, hijacking, hostage, danger, confined, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, new york, montreal, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.5
 90
Werther (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This adaptation of Geothe's The Sorrows of Young Werther offers a chilly and remote view of love and its passions. The setting is changed to Spain, and Werther (Eusebio Poncela) has taken a job tutoring the son of an estranged husband and wife. ...
Plot: female director, surgeon, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, male female relationship, tutor, boy, tragic event, suicide, love, teacher, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 266
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: mourning, pistol, high school, suicide, group therapy, grief, teenager, support group, cemetery, denial, hallucination, high school principal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Endless Night (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France, Bulgaria
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Greenland, 1908. Josephine, self-confident and bold wife of famous Arctic explorer Robert Peary, embarks on a dangerous journey in pursuit of her husband who is seeking a route to the North Pole. But Josephine is also naïve and ignores warnings ...
Style: captivating, serious, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: survival, adventure, wilderness, couples, escapades, danger, forces of nature, north pole, friendship, couple relations, strong female presence, female director ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 90s
Place: greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.3
 147
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: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, epic, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, chaos, apocalypse, small town, society, deadly, hopes, escapades, danger, family relations, clergy, fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, feral child, little girl, world war two, young heroes, missing person, wilderness, obsessive quest, danger, against humanity ...
Place: belgium, ukraine, europe, brussels, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Flowers for Fannie (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Fannie Fairchild locked up her heart when her beloved George was killed in the Great War. But now she faces her own mortality and realizes that she has no one to maintain her grave with flowers.
Style: spiritual
Plot: female director, fiancee, generation, faith, widow, wedding, death, christianity, multiple time frames, faith based
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 7.4
 38
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 ...
Plot: nazi, survivor, soldier, prison, starvation, suffering, world war two, nazi uniform, captivity, hiding, holocaust, survival ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: illness, cancer, family problems, cancer patient, fighting illness, friends, death, survival, hospital, female masturbation, injection, prayer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 313
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, thought provoking ...
Plot: survival, confined, against humanity, captivity, political repression, ideology, mass murder, genocide, communist, communism, crime against humanity
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: cambodia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 74
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, behind enemy lines, military, swat team, mourning, war
Time: 80s
Place: angola, south africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.1
 519
Ice Bound (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 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: based on true events
Plot: doctor, video, breast cancer, wind, airplane, bald, storm, party, snowmobile, cold, videotaping
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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: genetics, cancer, coping, human spirit, terminal illness, inventions and discoveries, optimism, chemotherapy, hopes, couples, genetic engineering, infidelity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: rescue, catastrophe, survival, wilderness, snowstorm, isolation, family life, forces of nature, confined, heroes, danger, babies and infants ...
Time: 90s
⇓ 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: boat, accident, survival, spy, interracial relations, sailboat, leg amputation, hospital, young people
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, tense ...
Plot: espionage, mysterious character, obsession, family problems, society, dishonesty, surveillance, politics, legal action, legislation, trust, neighbor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Killing Yard (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Lawyers must defend a prisoner accused of murdering two of his inmates during the Attica prison riots in 1971.
Plot: female director, false accusation, helicopter, prison, courtroom, murder, massacre, political corruption, prison riot
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: rescue, save the day, heroes, escapades, danger, catastrophe, survival, forces of nature, disaster film, co pilot, radar, paratrooper ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: canada, greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Doctor Glas (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Doktor Glas finds himself attracted to a young woman, married to a corrupt clergyman. She's miserable in her marriage, so he agrees to help in anyway he can. But he is quickly torn between passion and morality. The story is based on the 1905 ...
Plot: female director, male female relationship, abusive husband, torment, murder, wife abuse, love triangle, love, older man younger woman relationship, murder of wife, doctor, death ...
Time: 1900s, 1960s, 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%