Movies like Anton

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Anton (1996)
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Anton (1996)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Anton is 10 years old. Anton's father was a jet fighter pilot who died in an accident. Anton's mother told Anton that his father is flying angels around in heaven. Anton is obsessed with aeroplanes (his bedroom is full of models and posters) and is (re-)building a full-size aeroplane in the Garage. He plans to use this aeroplane to fly up to his father. The film is about Anton coming to terms with his father's death and about friends, enemies and first love.
Plot: bed wetting, school, airplane, child, first love, schoolboy, death, pilot, children, boy, bully, girl, air force, father son relationship, child protagonist, garage, fighter jet, death of father, friend, loss of father, classroom, danish, model airplane, biplane, airforce ...
Place: denmark

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, serious, realistic and sentimental films with plots about boy, girl, family relations, school, children, friendship and classroom mostly in Drama, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Anton: Rubber Tarzan (1981), Wallah Be (2002), Bridge to Terabithia (1985), Negerkys og labre larver (1987), Elementary (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Rubber Tarzan (1981)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ivan is a very lonely 8 year boy who is bullied almost every day in school. Even his father taunts him because Ivan litteraly is a weakling (That should explain the title Rubber Tarzan). As a result of this Ivan spends a lot of his time on ...
Plot: loneliness, father son relationship, children, boy, bully, school, family relations, mother son relationship
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Wallah Be (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Life is not easy when you are a Danish kid called Aksel who loves meatballs. Especially when you would much rather want to be one of the cool Muslim boys who wear those golden necklaces and say cool stuff in Arabic. To worsen things, during the ...
Plot: boy, children, islam, female director, bathing
Place: denmark
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83%
Bridge to Terabithia (1985)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 49 min.
Story: Jess Aarons and new girl Leslie Burke create a world of their own and call it Terabithia and pretend to be the king and queen. They return to their magical kingdom every day after school.
Plot: drawing, school, bereavement, puppy, first love, boy, childhood friend, bullying, museum, tragic event, hugging, teacher student relationship ...
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80%
Negerkys og labre larver (1987)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Dette er en historie om to piger på 11 år. Nana, som har en hund, men som egentlig bare drømmer om være en anset ballerina, og Conny, der er tvunget til at gå til ballet, men som har et brændende ønske om at være berømt dyrlæge. Hvad vil ...
Plot: teacher, child molestation, youth, girl, children, party, parent, best friend, family relations, parents, candy, toilet ...
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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The Whiz Kid and the Mystery at Riverton (1974)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A 13-year-old brainiac invents an ingenious listening device, which he uses to bring a crooked city official and his pals to justice
Plot: walkie talkie, classroom, small town, brother sister relationship, schoolboy, town hall, kidnapping, paperboy, child in peril, teacher, listening device, husband wife relationship ...
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Elementary (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Florence is a school teacher devoted to her students. When she encounters young Sacha, a child with problems, she will do everything she can to help him, even to the point of neglecting her own children, her own life, and of questioning her ...
Plot: teacher, children, school, inspiration, saleswoman, elementary school, delivery man, horn, restaurant, disciple, obstacle, rabbit ...
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A Piggy Tale (1991)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Story: Dolly, a lovely, adorable little girl from the mountain region. Due to the death of her parents, she was sent to her parents' friend, Mrs. Chu's care. When Dolly and her mini pig playmate, Guava, first came to Taipei, they brought a great ...
Plot: animal, surrogate family, death of mother, death of father, friend, husband wife relationship, orphan, search, girl, animals, family relations, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Grandmothers and Grandchildren (1969)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: stepmother, school, urban setting, world war two, friend, girl, boy, post war, village, best friend, countryside, grandmother grandson relationship ...
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Hard Goodbyes: My Father (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Greece, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Elias is a 10 year old boy living in Athens with his family in 1969 and has an interest in Jules Verne's stories and in astronomy. His father, with whom Elias has a strong relationship, is a travelling salesman and his absence affects the whole ...
Style: serious, touching, sincere, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: childhood, traveling salesman, loss of father, death of father, dysfunctional family, imagination, father son relationship, brother, school, separation, killed in a car accident, car accident ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1969
Place: athens, athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
We Shall Overcome (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A drama about a boy who's inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and challenges repressive school authority in 1969 Denmark.
Style: uplifting, serious, touching, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: teachers and students, human spirit, rebellion, young heroes, fighting the system, parents and children, dysfunctional family, society, youth, family relations, anti conformity, family problems ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: denmark
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47%
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Storm (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Drengen Freddie elsker hunde og hader hundemishandlere. Så da han ser en mand på gaden være rigtig modbydelig mod sin hund, tager han affære og kidnapper hunden, som han giver navnet Storm. Freddie gemmer Storm på sit værelse, for hans far vil ...
Style: touching, feel good, serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: contests and competitions, family, parents and children, friendship, family relations, animal life, friends, pets, jealousy, elementary school, dog, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sally Marshall Is Not an Alien (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young girl obsessed with watching the heavens bets her telescope with the local bully that their oddly acting new neighbours are not aliens from outer space.
Plot: stranger, tolerance, sunglasses, neighbor, friendship, helmet, friend, reading, bully, hung upside down, brother sister relationship, telescope ...
Place: adelaide south australia
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44%
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Alan & Naomi (1992)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Naomi, a young refugee from Nazi-occupied Paris, moves into Alan Silverman’s building in New York, he does his best to avoid her. But despite Naomi's strange behavior and the language barrier, they slowly develop a deep and touching ...
Style: psychological, sentimental, sincere, emotional, touching ...
Plot: world war two, family relations, haunted by the past, friendship, post traumatic stress disorder, dealing with death, misfit, against humanity, youth, battles, friends, coming of age ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1944
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
You're Out of Your Mind, Maggie (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A first movie based on Astrid Lindgren's novel "Madicken och Junibackens pims", which is about two sisters and their adventures in 1910s Sweden.
Plot: family, family history, teenage crush, child protagonist, pilot, happiness, corporal punishment, rabbit, newspaper editor, bully, dare, strong female lead ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Wonder (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The story of August Pullman – a boy with facial differences – who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.
Style: uplifting, inspirational, sincere, thought provoking, touching
Plot: bullying, middle school, school, happy ending, friendship, father son relationship, family, mask, family relations, deformity, child, fight ...
Place: coney island brooklyn new york city, new york, pennsylvania, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Abel, Your Brother (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Karol is a newcomer to the class and instantly called "sissy". He tries to make friends with class bully called Balon, and eventually succeeds. The group uses him to steal lollipops and later for an assault on a small child. The ...
Plot: child protagonist, classroom, fistfight, boy in peril, child as main character, friendship between boys, boy, boxing, little boy, children, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
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Leave Us Alone (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: For children it was an exciting adventure. But for adults it became a shocking revelation...
Plot: death, train, tent, chase, murder, violence, bare breasts, blond boy, first love, cooking, homoeroticism, cruelty ...
Place: denmark
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Little Big Girl (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While out and about tending to his herd, young shepherd Larus meets a mysterious little girl named Tinke. Quickly realizing that the girl is alone, Larus brings Tinke some food and slowly builds a friendship with her. Tinke, whose parents died ...
Style: sincere, touching, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, family relations, friendship, hopes, destiny, human nature, friends, coming of age, grandmother granddaughter relationship, children, search, girl ...
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Place: denmark, europe
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Audrey's Rain (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jean Smart and Richard Gilliland star in "Audrey's Rain" for Hallmark. Jean plays Aunt Audrey, who took in her sister's two kids after her sister's recent suicide.
Plot: spinster, cemetery, water, lost love, death of mother, sister sister relationship, children, grave, memory, funeral, picnic, little boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Scrapwood War (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 87 min.
Story: At their annual summer building club ‘Camp Scrapwood’, best friends Ziggy (12) and Bas (12) find themselves on opposing sides for the first time in their lives. At summer club, best friends Ziggy and Bas (12) are on opposing sides for the first ...
Style: captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Little Crumb (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The film is based on the popular Dutch childrens book by Chris van Abkoude. In a Dutch port in 1921 lives a 10-year-old orphan boy known to everyone simply as Little Crumb (Ruud Feltkamp). His poverty-stricken mother Lize van Dien (Thekla Reuten) ...
Plot: female director, family relations, adoptive mother, hopes, orphan, hit by a car, orphanage, harbor, street life, pianist, friendship, boy ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Eli & Ben (2008)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Israel
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The life of the Yassif family becomes almost impossible when the father who is the city architect, is charged with taking bribes.
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic
Plot: teenage life, parents and children, investigation, youth, crimes, family relations, child protagonist, betrayal, father son relationship, embezzlement, coming of age, lie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Back Home (TV Movie) (1989)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: During World War II, young Rusty was sent to America for safety. It's now five years later and the spunky redhead returns to her native England. From the family she hardly remembers to snobby classmates and rule-filled boarding schools, Rusty ...
Plot: world war two, boarding school, little brother, boy, scaffold, cigarette smoking, dancing, redhead, fainting, friendship, sneaking out, redhead girl ...
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Place: britain, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Hugo and Josephine (1967)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Josefin is a six year old girl who lives isolated in the countryside, where her father is a priest. She has no friends until she meets Hugo. He is a carefree boy who rather walk in the forest than goes to school. Together with the gardener they make ...
Plot: gardener, countryside, best friend, young girl, bottle, barn, egg, boy girl relationship, barefoot, potato, child protagonist, warehouse ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Alternate Weeks (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A 12 year old girl and her 8 year old brother live one week with their mother and the next week with their father. The girl blamers her mother, a super businesswoman for the divorce and turns all her anger on her. She prefers the weeks with her ...
Plot: sms, school, kiss, father son relationship, divorce, mother daughter relationship, christmas, father daughter relationship, love, birthday party, brother sister relationship, text messaging ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Color of Paradise (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story revolves around a blind boy named Mohammed who is released from his special school in Tehran for summer vacation. His father, shamed and burdened by Mohammed's blindness, arrives late to pick him up and then tries to convince the ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: orphan, blind character, blindness, shame, children, father son relationship, village, family relations, poverty, bittersweet, parent getting married, family disapproval ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Children of Iron (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Rikutaro and Mariko are in the same grade at an elementary school. They become brother and sister after Rikutaro's mother and Mariko’s father marry. After their marriage, the children become upset because they are teased by their classmates, ...
Plot: schoolboy, bridge, husband wife relationship, school, classroom, tunnel, police, children, dispute, mathematics, child
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Beginning of a Story (1988)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A story about one summer from the life of 7 years old Marin.
Plot: swimming, bathing, undressing, urination, jumping into water, bikini girl, bathtub, nude bathing, island, children, butt naked, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Baduk (1992)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A boy and his sister are abducted from the streets of Tehran and sold into slavery.
Plot: urban setting, rescue, search, drugs, smuggler, slave trader, cigarette smoking, pirate ship, loss of mother, girl, truck, brother sister relationship ...
Place: iran, saudi arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Only Clouds Move the Stars (1998)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Norway
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Eleven year old Maria has lost her little brother to cancer. Having disappeared into herself, her mother is no longer there for Maria and her father struggles to keep the family together. Maria meets Jacob, who is the same age as she, but with a ...
Plot: female director, mother daughter relationship, death of brother, boy girl relationship, sadness, grandfather granddaughter relationship, death of son, family relations, cancer, father daughter relationship, friend, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%