Movies like Bokser

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Bokser (2011)
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Bokser (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The films was inspired by true events. Przemyslaw Saleta, World's Kickboxing Champion and European Champion in professional boxing gave a kidney to his seriously ill daughter. There were unexpected complications during the surgery and Saleta almost died. The movie starts when Saleta learns about the birth of his daughter Nicole and ends several years later when Saleta decided to give Nicole his own kidney. The story does not follow one linear, chronological path. The audience watches the boxer in the surgery room and join the protagonist in the recollection of past events;
Style: touching, psychological, tense, suspense
Plot: dysfunctional marriage, fight, boxer, illness, kickboxing, parent child relationship, operation, world champion, father daughter relationship, male female relationship, athlete, husband wife relationship, hospital, transplant, pregnancy, ring, kidney, hospital room, wife husband relationship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, suspense, captivating and touching films with plots about family relations, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, family problems, father daughter relationship, relationship problems and hospital mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Bokser: Buried Cain (2014), Umbrella (2016), Close-Up (2011), The Killing of Two Lovers (2020), The Levelling (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Buried Cain (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Buried Cain is a steamy southern gothic drama about two brothers, Christian and Cain, who have only two things in common - their love for their small town southern home and their love for the same woman - the girl they call 'Georgia'. ...
Style: sexy, tense, psychological, suspense, touching
Plot: friendship, love triangle, group of friends, brother brother relationship, infidelity, jealousy, seduction, female nudity, cheating girlfriend, fight, sex scene, menage a trois ...
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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 ...
Style: touching, captivating, psychological, sentimental
Plot: marriage, school, family relations, father daughter relationship, violence, doctor, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, teacher, cancer, fight, hospital ...
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Close-Up (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: "CLOSE-UP" is a dramatic feature film told through the eyes of a failed Philadelphia actor who has succumbed to drug addiction. Our story follows him during the Holidays as he desperately tries to regain everything he has lost in his life; ...
Style: ambiguous ending, psychological, suspenseful, touching, suspense ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, addiction, social realism, father daughter relationship, divorce, father daughter estrangement, drugs, fame, violence, washed up star, fired from the job, drug addiction ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, los angeles, philadelphia
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The Killing of Two Lovers (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: David desperately tries to keep his family of six together during a separation from his wife. They both agree to see other people but David struggles to grapple with his wife’s new relationship.
Style: atmospheric, disturbing, psychological, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: relationships, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, family relations, parents, separation, family problems, open relationship, crumbling marriage, marital problem, moral ambiguity, relationship problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Levelling (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Clover is finishing a veterinary course when her brother dies and she is called home to her family's struggling Somerset farm.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: parent child relationship, grief, flooding, father daughter relationship, family relations, family problems, flood, relationship problems, family farm, parents and children, life is a bitch, relationships ...
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75 Degrees in July (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sibling rivalry and other conflicts are revealed as one daughter, now a successful modern artist living in New York, returns to visit her Texas family.
Style: captivating, serious, sincere, touching, psychological
Plot: family relations, sibling rivalry, manipulation, homecoming, sister sister relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, dysfunctional family, rancher, husband wife relationship, family reunited, male female relationship ...
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The Affair (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A lonely housewife finds new life in a liaison with a free-spirited man in this romantic drama. Isolated in a remote home, Jean (Kelsey Oldershaw) feels suffocated in her marriage to uptight architect Paul (Horatio Ledon). An affair with her ...
Style: psychological, suspense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: cheating wife, marriage, adultery, affair, male female relationship, family problems, marital infidelity, marital crisis, dysfunctional marriage, marital problem, love triangle, infidelity ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Medicine, money and morality clash when a hospital's Heart Transplant Selection Committee has only minutes to decide which of three patients on the transplant list will receive a heart that has suddenly become available.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: heart transplant, medical, struggle, life & death, dispute, moral dilemma, heart surgery, physician, hospital, doctors, conflict, organ transplant ...
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Place: new york
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Duration: 95 min.
Story: Olivia and Matthew Grey, 18-year-old twins born into a world of privilege and high expectations. There are almost no boundaries between them - even their dreams are connected.
Style: touching, psychological, suspense, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: teens
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Golden Exits (2017)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 94 min.
Story: An intersectional narrative of two families in Brooklyn and the unraveling of unspoken unhappiness that occurs when a young foreign girl spending time abroad upsets the balance on both sides.
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, suspense, tense, art house
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Past Life (2016)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the fascinating new film from director Avi Nesher (The Wonders), two Israeli sisters delve into the dark mystery of their father’s former life in Poland during World War II.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating, touching ...
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54%
Memories of Summer (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The late 1970s. It's summer in a small provincial town. Twelve-year-old Piotrek has a very strong bond with his mother. While his father is away, his mother starts going out almost every night. Their simple and clear relationship starts to get ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 105 min.
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Duration: 104 min.
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Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, tense, suspense
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