Movies like Hope Eternal

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Hope Eternal (2008)
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Hope Eternal (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After the violent death of her Welsh rugby-loving doctor boyfriend in the country's civil war, a Malagasy nurse working at a child hospice in Congo makes a pilgrimage to Wales to sprinkle his ashes on the turf of the Millennium Stadium.
Plot: christianity, rugby, human trafficking, african, nurse, ashes, welsh
Place: africa, congo, wales

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sexy films with plots about nurse, family relations, love and romance, society, kiss, husband wife relationship and dancing mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Hope Eternal: Two A Penny (1967), We Are the Children (1987), Dream On (2013), Fifty (2015), An Umbrella for Lovers (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Two A Penny (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Set in London's Swiinging Sixties, Cliff Richard plays Jamie Hopkins, an art student whose desperate need for money leads him to dabble in the underworld of drug dealing. Cliff has stated that Two A Penny, his most dramatically challenging ...
Style: christian film
Plot: drug dealer, religion, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, landlady, singer, drugs, religious conversion, doctor, christian, christianity, thief, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
We Are the Children (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A doctor and a photo-journalist try to help famine victims in Africa.
Plot: journalist, village, american abroad, falling in love, reporter, video camera, love, camera, rebel, mission, hunger, fall in love ...
Place: ethiopia, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 5.1
 197
Dream On (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The course of true love does not run smoothly for two young lads at Norman's Cozy campsite on the Welsh coast in the mid 80s. Two English holiday-makers, Paul, an innocent northerner from Rochdale, and George, a jack the lad, nervy young man ...
Style: light, sincere, sentimental, touching, psychological
Plot: gay, family relations, runaway, gay teenager, domineering mother, summer vacation, best friend, teenage boy, gay relationship, coming of age, mother son relationship, gay interest ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.9
 234
Fifty (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Nigeria
Duration: 101 min.
Story: FIFTY captures a few pivotal days in the lives of four Nigeria women at the pinnacle of their careers. Meet Tola, Elizabeth, Maria and Kate four friends forced at midlife to take inventory of their personal lives, while juggling careers and family ...
Plot: african, boyfriend, doctor's office
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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An Umbrella for Lovers (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Kraskov and Vera have long loved each other. They are unable to part, however, and connect their destinies can not and have already accepted the circumstances of life: he has a family, three children. A chance meeting in Moscow with a young couple, ...
Plot: doctor, nurse, mistress, family relations
Place: black sea, soviet union, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Solomon & Gaenor (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young Jew in 1911 Wales tries to make his living by selling fabrics door to door, but to do so he must hide his nationality. On one of his sales he meets and falls in love with a demure young woman with a strong-willed father and a Jew-hating ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, sincere, serious ...
Plot: forbidden love, family relations, anti semitism, couples, love and romance, interracial relations, fall in love, social differences, against the odds, tragic love, culture clash, bittersweet ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Turning to Love (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A love story between a simple guy and a music star fails, but suddenly he notices somebody else...
Plot: factory, singer, nurse, love, director, sister, worker
Place: soviet union, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.7
 64
Blue Moon (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Corazon (Boots Anson Roa), an old Filipina who lives in Boston, wrote to each Manuel Pineda in her home a letter. She hopes to find her love again. In the Philippines experiences of the old Manuel Pineda (Eddie Garcia), meanwhile, that he has cancer ...
Plot: nurse, true love, argument, rooftop, full moon, grandfather grandson relationship, road trip, doctor, japanese soldier, sword, world war two, marriage ...
Time: 1940s, year 1938
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The White Massai (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A girl, Carola, whose vacation in Kenya takes an interesting turn when she becomes infatuated with a Masai. Carola decides to leave her boyfriend to stay with her lover. There, she has to adapt to the Masai's way of life and get used to their ...
Style: captivating, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: interracial relations, culture clash, interracial sex, couples, opposites attract, love and romance, village life, cultural difference, fish out of water, jealous husband, society, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, kenya, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.9
 5K
Besieged (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When an African dictator jails her husband, Shandurai goes into exile in Italy, studying medicine and keeping house for Mr. Kinsky, an eccentric English pianist and composer. She lives in one room of his Roman palazzo. He besieges her with flowers, ...
Style: erotic, serious, melancholic, emotional, meditative ...
Plot: white male black female relationship, interracial relations, jail, politics, pianist, love, society, opposites attract, fall in love, social differences, unrequited love, sensuality ...
Time: 90s
Place: rome italy, italy, africa, europe, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Mississippi Masala (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: An Indian family is expelled from Uganda when Idi Amin takes power. They move to Mississippi and time passes. The Indian daughter falls in love with a black man, and the respective families have to come to terms with it.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, light, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: interracial relations, culture clash, immigrants, romance, racism, love affair, opposites attract, fall in love, social differences, family relations, racial prejudice, family drama ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mississippi, africa, india, asia, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The L-Shaped Room (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Leslie Caron plays a young, pregnant, unmarried Frenchwoman who takes a room in a seedy boarding house in London. She soon makes friends with Toby, a struggling writer who lives downstairs, and eventually gets to accept her room and the strange ...
Plot: boarding house, landlady, nurse, dancing, kiss, doctor, party, record player, pregnant, baby girl, christmas party, baby ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.9
 111
It Gets Better (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Saithan, a retired post-op transsexual, retreats to the beautiful mountains of northern Thailand and falls in love with a local mechanic. Saithan wonders if Fai will look into her heart rather than her male past. Tonmai has inherited a gay cabaret ...
Plot: novice, nightclub, buddhist monk, robbery, gay, theft, ashes, transsexual, female impersonator, newcomer, female director, lgbt teen ...
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Dancing at Lughnasa (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five unmarried sisters make the most of their simple existence in rural Ireland in the 1930s.
Style: sentimental, sincere, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: aunt niece relationship, family relations, parents and children, family life, human nature, siblings relations, life is a bitch, love and romance, sibling relationship, sister sister relationship, brother sister relationship, village ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1936
Place: ireland, africa, europe, england, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
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Haru (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A man makes an online friend only to discover that he is really a she!
Plot: internet, nurse, fishing, supermarket, internet chat, american football, library, camera, video camera, gym, train, blind date
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.8
 2K
One Night (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Havana, Raul dreams of escaping to Miami. Accused of assault, he appeals to Elio to help him reach the forbidden world 90 miles across the ocean. One night, full of hope, they face the biggest challenge of their lives.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, stylized, suspense
Plot: twins, hopes, on the run, buddies, teenage life, unrequited love, nurse, husband wife relationship, friendship, flirting, brother sister relationship, machismo ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cuba, miami, caribbean, havana cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 186
Private Road (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Receptionist Anne’s new relationship with nascent writer Peter is opening her eyes to a new lifestyle, one far removed from her comfortable middle-class background.
Plot: writers, love, receptionist, relationships, advertising, crying woman, job interview, movie theatre, rowboat, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, crying, selfish woman ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
 378
Strapless (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An expatriate American doctor in London allows herself to lighten up when her freewheeling younger sister and a mysterious man enter her life. Her inhibitions released, the beautiful doctor learns that freedom has its own price.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, psychological, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: self discovery, couples, romance, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, terminal illness, midlife crisis, wooing, doctor, mysterious character, immigrants, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: portugal, england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Heat and Dust (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The parallel story of Anne and her grand-aunt Olivia in their experiences in India
Style: contemplative, serious, realistic
Plot: british colonial, self discovery, interracial relations, extramarital affair, bbc, love affair, social differences, introspection, love and romance, romance, society, opposites attract ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 80s
Place: india, asia, kashmir
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Half of a Yellow Sun (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Nigeria, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An epic love story: Olanna and Kainene are glamorous twins, living a privileged city life in newly independent 1960s Nigeria. The two women make very different choices of lovers, but rivalry and betrayal must be set aside as their lives are swept up ...
Style: thought provoking, bleak, disturbing, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: against humanity, political unrest, revolution, fall in love, hopes, evacuation, life is a bitch, village, rebellion, genocide, wartime life, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: nigeria, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The World Unseen (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Africa, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A drama centered on two women who engage in a dangerous relationship during South Africa's apartheid era.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, bleak
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, love and romance, forbidden love, gender, injustice, self discovery, society, life is a bitch, rebellion, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, year 1952
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Beautiful Risk (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: William, a respected artist who lost everything after his divorce, arrives in Montreal on a job prospect. When the job falls through he then is saved and forms an erotic friendship and exposes his soul with a young woman named Paulette.
Plot: lost child, model, artist, surrealism, strip club, church, drug addict, suicide, prostitute, missing child, nurse, divorce ...
Place: quebec, new york, canada, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.2
 180K
Chocolat (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A fable of emotional liberation and chocolate. A mother and daughter move to a small French town where they open a chocolate shop. The town, religious and morally strict, is against them as they represent free-thinking and indulgence. When a group ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, romantic, sweet, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: chocolate, small town, culture clash, women, cooking and food, prejudice, lifestyle change, love and romance, single mother, society, couple relations, lifestyle ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, central america, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 2K
Basil (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A lonely young aristocrat in turn-of the century England struggles to meet the approval of his over-bearing, class-conscious father while trying to please the selfish woman he loves.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, light, sincere ...
Plot: betrayal, fall in love, unfulfilled love, friendship, romance, couples, love affair, society, secret, father daughter relationship, adultery, extramarital affair ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, victorian era
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, cornwall, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Israel
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A film adaptation of D.H. Lawrence's novel. After a crippling injury leaves her husband impotent, Lady Chatterly is torn between her love for her husband and her physical desires. With her husband's consent, she seeks out other means of ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, controversial, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, master and servant, obsession, sexual relations, social differences, paralysis, betrayal, world war one, adultery, dysfunctional marriage, country estate ...
Time: 1910s, 80s
Place: england, europe, france, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A penniless middle-aged spinster scrapes by giving piano lessons in the Dublin of the 1950s. She makes a sad last bid for love with a fellow resident of her rundown boarding house, who imagines she has the money to bankroll the business he hopes to ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: hotel, alcohol abuse, betrayal, loneliness, boarding house, desperation, piano, spinster, couple relations, starting over, singleness, cons and scams ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, europe, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.5
 4K
Burning Man (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An English chef with a chic restaurant on Bondi Beach trying to put his life and his relationship with his son back on track while surrounded by women.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: grief, pain, marriage, coping, chef, family relations, cooking and food, parents and children, restaurant, couples, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sydney australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
 10K
Priest (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Father Greg Pilkington is torn between his call as a conservative Catholic priest and his secret life as a homosexual with a gay lover, frowned upon by the Church. Upon hearing the confession of a young girl of her incestuous father, Greg enters an ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: sex with a priest, catholic priest, closeted homosexual, celibacy, gay, sexual abuse, forbidden love, conservative, sin, gays and lesbians, moral dilemma, father daughter incest ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, united kingdom, iraq, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.7
 21K
Dear Frankie (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nine-year-old Frankie and his single mum Lizzie have been on the move ever since Frankie can remember, most recently arriving in a seaside Scottish town. Wanting to protect her deaf son from the truth that they've run away from his father, ...
Style: realistic, emotional, uplifting, heartbreaking, melancholic ...
Plot: single parent, letter, stranger, disability, ship, friendship, father son relationship, family drama, newspaper, child abuse, elementary school, bet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.1
 3K
Sebastiane (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Rome, AD 303. Emperor Diocletian demotes his favourite, Sebastian, from captain of the palace guard to the rank of common soldier and banishes him to a remote coastal outpost where his fellow soldiers, weakened by their desires, turn to homosexual ...
Style: erotic, sexy, captivating, experimental, controversial ...
Plot: ancient rome, gay, homoeroticism, soldier, military, exile, execution, fight, torture, gays and lesbians, society, religions or cults ...
Time: ancient history
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27%