Movies like Gregorio

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Gregorio (1984)
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Gregorio (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Peru
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gregorio, a boy from the impoverished countryside of Peru emigrates to Lima, the capital city. Experiencing a cultural shock due to the chaotic nature of the city, he must challenge himself to learn Spanish, since his native tongue is Quechua, and survive in this whole prejudiced new world. A hostile world for poor immigrants.
Plot: city, countryside, children, boy, death of father, child labor
Place: latin america, peru

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, captivating, psychological and realistic films with plots about countryside, boy, children, school, village, girl and city mostly in Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Gregorio: Wallah Be (2002), Palunku (2006), Where The Miracle Happens (2008), A Borrowed Life (1994), Evergreen Tree (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Duration: 82 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Country: Thailand
Duration: 97 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Sega's children, born into post-war Chinese rule, can't relate to their father's love for Japanese culture, having grown up under Japanese rule before WWII.
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Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
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Plot: school teacher, death of loved one, classroom, education, village, money problems, children, school, poverty, illiteracy, countryside
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A Painting Lesson (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
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Duration: 103 min.
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Country: France, Belgium, Morocco, Germany
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