Movies like Chimney No. 4

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Chimney No. 4 (1966)
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Chimney No. 4 (1966)
Original name: La Voleuse
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Drama of an unmarried mother who regrets having had her child fostered and fights its foster parents to have it restored to her.
Plot: stalker, child abduction, missing child, pursuit, adoption, abandoned baby, motherhood, moral dilemma, swimming pool, mother love, decision, husband wife relationship, tv news, pet dog, mother son reunion, adoptive father, mother child separation, husband wife conflict, ultimatum, birth mother, dysfunctional couple, 6 year old, end of love, newspaper headline, settlement ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: germany, west berlin west germany

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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 female nudity, family relations, husband wife relationship, couples, mother son relationship, bare breasts and love and romance mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Chimney No. 4: The Passerby (1982), Wrong Move (1975), Pororoca (2017), The Things of Life (1970), The Prodigal Daughter (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Passerby (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: During an interview, Max Baumstein (Piccoli), respected chairman of a humanitarian organisation, shoots the Paraguayan ambassador dead, in cold blood. Tried for first-degree murder, he explains himself: the ambassador was a former Nazi official, ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: cabaret, deportation, holocaust, deadly, state affairs, life is a bitch, against humanity, heroes, vengeance, moral dilemma, haunted by the past, idealism ...
Time: 80s, 1930s, 1940s, 30s, 40s
Place: europe, france, paris france, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Little Girl Lost: The Delimar Vera Story (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Luz Cuevas baby daughter Delimar disappeared in 1997 after their house caught fire during a party, The police reported that she was killed in the fire. However, Cuevas suspects that she was kidnapped and that the fire was staged by an outsider. Six ...
Style: touching, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: child abduction, missing child, missing daughter, mother daughter reunion, husband wife relationship, loss of child, house fire, reunion, ex convict, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, baby ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.0
 3K
Wrong Move (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Six days in the life of Wilhelm: a detached man without qualities. He wants to write, so his mother gives him a ticket to Bonn, telling him to live. On the train he meets an older man, an athlete in the 1936 Olympics, and his mute teen companion, ...
Style: road movie, talky, realistic, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: suicide, girl man relationship, romance, human nature, self discovery, teenage life, on the road, memory loss, love and romance, contests and competitions, mute or deaf, hidden identity ...
Time: 70s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.1
 1K
Pororoca (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Cristina and Tudor have founded a happy family with their two children, Maria and Ilie. They are in their thirties and live an ordinary life in a nice apartment in a Romanian town, but one Sunday morning when Tudor takes his kids to the park, Maria ...
Plot: child abduction, shaving, barefoot, missing girl, suspicion, shaving head, missing daughter, following someone, beard, mace, 5 year old, insanity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Vincent, Fran?ois, Paul and the Others (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Three friends face mid-life crises. Paul is a writer who's blocked. François has lost his ideals and practices medicine for the money; his wife grows distant, even hostile. The charming Vincent, everyone's favorite, faces bankruptcy, his ...
Style: contemplative, semi serious, realistic, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: friendship, couples, friends, pregnancy, dysfunctional family, adoption, factory, family gatherings, midlife crisis, introspection, human nature, infidelity ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Things of Life (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Pierre, a successful expert in building highways has a traffic accident. Being seriously wounded, he is lying waiting for death and remembering his past in flashbacks.
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, psychological, sentimental ...
Plot: infidelity, older man younger woman relationship, dishonesty, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, betrayal, couples, lovers reunited, love triangle, human nature, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Prodigal Daughter (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman in a deep depression leaves her husband and returns to her parents. She discovers her father is having an affair, becomes jealous of his mistress and tries to turn his feelings in her direction.
Plot: oedipus complex, depression, incest, parent child relationship, infidelity, jealousy, romantic rivalry, sex, newborn, moving, breakup, erotic dream ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Dust of Time (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, Italy, Germany, Russia, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A, an American film director of Greek ancestry, is making a film that tells his story and the story of his parents. It is a tale that unfolds in Italy, Germany, Russia, Kazakhstan, Canada and the USA. The main character is Eleni, who is claimed and ...
Style: sentimental, atmospheric, touching, serious, sincere ...
Plot: love affair, love and romance, lovers reunited, society, couple relations, political unrest, hopes, starting over, politics, parents and children, couples, introspection ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, 50s, 60s ...
Place: russia, usa, germany, italy, kazakhstan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Knife in the Head (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: One night when seeking his estranged wife, Hoffmann goes to the youth center where she works. The police are there rounding up radicals who frequent the center - Hoffmann runs into the building and ends up being shot in the head. He awakens with ...
Style: realistic, bleak, suspenseful, contemplative, tense ...
Plot: memory loss, hospital, mystery, law enforcement, life is a bitch, politics, crimes, dishonesty, self discovery, terrorism, vengeance, infidelity ...
Time: 70s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Last Woman (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Gerard and his 9-month-old son have been left by his wife for feminist reasons. The custody of his son is being threatened by his next romance.
Plot: single father, custody battle, love, feminism, machismo, baby, erection, self mutilation, uncircumcised penis, large penis, female full frontal nudity, castration ...
Time: 70s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Beautiful Troublemaker (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 238 min.
Story: The former famous painter Frenhofer lives quietly with his wife on his countryside residence in the French Provence. When the young artist Nicolas visits him with his girlfriend Marianne, Frenhofer decides to start again the work on a painting he ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: eroticism, painting, painter, model, man-woman relation, lifestyle, romance, human nature, love affair, unfulfillment, starting over, crumbling marriage ...
Place: usa, provence, los angeles, south of france, southern france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.9
 403
Hattie (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Hattie is a television film on the life of the British comic actress Hattie Jacques, played by Ruth Jones, her marriage to John Le Mesurier (Robert Bathurst) and her affair with their lodger John Schofield (Aidan Turner).
Plot: unfaithful wife, husband wife conflict, husband wife relationship, british, tv star, cheating wife
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 88
Restless (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Maurice (Michel Piccoli) is a composer, and a longtime member of the resistance. By chance, he shares a house with his teenager granddaughter. Claire, at 17, is eager to experience all sorts of things and the sooner the better, and rebels against ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, captivating, gloomy
Plot: love and romance, teenage life, haunted by the past, estrangement, teenage love, elderly, relationship vs career, youth, family relations, couples, aging, first love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Confused Feelings (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is the story of a middle age professor who falls deaply in love with a young student in his English literature class. The student is a boarder in the teacher's house. The teacher is married and his wife knows he is mostly attracted to young ...
Plot: gay teenager, school, love, homosexual, gay interest, intergenerational friendship
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ordinary People (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 107 min.
Story: ORDINARY PEOPLE is a family portrait of Jane, 16, and her boyfriend, Aries, who live on their own in the chaotic streets of Manila. Surviving as pickpockets, the lives of the young couple change when they suddenly become teenage parents. But not ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: husband wife relationship, family relations, money, missing child, mother child relationship, child, violence, child abduction, kidnapped child, stolen money, transvestite, sex scene ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
My Lover, My Son (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman deals with an unhappy marriage, the death of her lover, and her son's involvement in a crime.
Plot: pool table, bathrobe, undressing, breasts, running, fight, female nudity, incestuous desire, sex, taking a bath, bikini, staircase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 736
Womanlight (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: prostitute, death, dog, male protagonist, loneliness, abstinence, aging, car accident, strong female lead, couples, middle aged, monkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 488
Strange Affair (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young Parisian advertising executive becomes so captivated by the unsettling charm of his mysterious new employer that he eventually abandons his family and friends, viewing it a privilege to let the ubiquitous employer take over his home, his ...
Plot: transvestite, scrabble, layoff, boss, advertising executive, company, business executive, funeral, manipulation, department store, colleague, fired from the job ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
 86
Looping (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A small carnival is in dire financial straits. Their show is attracting fewer and fewer paying customers, as their "attractions" are ageing, out of shape and beset by internal feuds and bickering. One day a beautiful young woman shows up ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Spoiled Children (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Account of a film director's brief affair with a young neighbour, and his involvement in the social and political ramifications of a tenancy dispute in an apartment block. Filmmaker Bernard (Michel Piccoli), who is suffering a creative block, ...
Plot: extramarital affair, movie business, lovesick, skyscraper, age difference, teacher, laundromat, sexual revolution, empowerment, older man younger woman relationship, creative process, bare breasts ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.2
 132
Boxes (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Anna, 50 years old, moves into her new house. Rooms are full of boxes which contain a lot of things and plenty of memories. Anna has lived many lives and her past comes out of these boxes. Her parents surely, but also her children and their fathers, ...
Style: semi autobiographical
Plot: female director, family relations, moving, mother daughter relationship, death, father daughter relationship, half sister, old age, surrealism, nostalgia, box
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Deep End of the Ocean (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Michelle Pfeiffer is ferocious in the role of a desperate mother whose 3-year-old son disappears during her high school reunion. Nine years later, by chance, he turns up in the town in which the family has just relocated. Based on Jacquelyn ...
Style: sentimental, psychological, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
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Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
I'm Glad My Mother Is Alive (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This finely acted, delicate and provocative new film by one of France’s most impressive filmmakers—working here with his son, Nathan—depicts the troubled life of an adopted boy who, as a taciturn adult, visits his birth mother and strikes up a ...
Style: serious, sincere, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Plot: foster child, parents and children, adoption, haunted by the past, disorder, dysfunctional family, family problems, family relations, mischievous children, youth, siblings relations, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Looking for Her (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Elisa, on a verge of divorce, leaves Paris with her son Noe to settle in her hometown of Dunkerque to find the biological mother who gave her up for adoption 30 years before.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, touching
Plot: adoption, mother daughter reunion, pregnant woman, abortion, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, pregnancy, racism, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, female director, dining hall ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 285
The Shame (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young married couple, not knowing how to deal with their new adopted son's behavior, decides to give him back.
Plot: adoptive father, adoptive mother, fish out of water, adoption, shame, infertility, immaturity, brushing teeth, male female relationship, birth mother, foster child, fishbowl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Game Is Over (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Renee Saccard is a pampered, selfish young wife of a middle-aged Parisian businessman who falls in love with her stepson but is driven to the point of madness when her husband tricks the stepson into betraying her.
Plot: revenge, deception, female nudity, deep cleavage, sexually dissatisfied wife, sex with stepson, exercise, bare breasts, unhappy marriage, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex with stepmother, cheating wife ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.9
 291
Lady Caliph (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: La Califfa's husband was killed during the strikes so she takes the side of the strikers. Her conflict with the plant owner Doverdo gradually turns into a love relationship.
Plot: strike, working class, labor strike, industrialist, secret love, girl in panties, white panties, female nudity, entrepreneur, protest, widow, passion ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.9
 89
The Prude (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Pierre is the artistic director of a theater, and when his daughter Manon lets him know that she is coming to see him after a year's absence, Pierre decides to prepare for the meeting. He goes to the theater with his girlfriend Ariane and has ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, theater, tape recorder, jealousy, role playing, shower, reconciliation, 18 year old, theatre director, actress, absent father, estranged daughter ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.4
 203
The Blessed (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Algeria, Belgium, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Algiers, a few years after the civil war. Amal and Samir have decided to celebrate their twentieth wedding anniversary in a restaurant. While on their way, their share their views on Algeria: Amal talks about lost illusions and Samir about the ...
Plot: bourgeoisie, family, algerian war, husband wife conflict, loss of mother, tattoo, gynecologist, hashish, police arrest, generation gap, smoking pot, end of love ...
Time: 2000s, year 2008
Place: algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Children Thief (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Although he was once a colonel in Argentina, the principal character in this film is now a wealthy exile living in Paris with his beloved wife, who has been unable to bear children. To fill this void in their lives, he feeds and clothes abandoned ...
Plot: braless teen, pedophile, ocean liner, dancing, car, bare breasts, rain, kiss, sewing machine, night, train, monkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%