Movies like Behind the Clouds

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Behind the Clouds (2007)
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Behind the Clouds (2007)
Original name: Atrás das nuvens
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Portugal
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Nine-year-old Paulo stumbles upon a photograph of Miguel, the grandfather he never met, sets out to track him down and eventually meets him, at which point the magic begins.
Plot: car, farm, boy, photograph, imagination, little boy, redemption, grandfather grandson relationship, mother son relationship
Place: lisbon portugal

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Most similar movies to Behind the Clouds

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, feel good, light and humorous films with plots about family relations, boy, family, friendship, children, little boy and youth mostly in Family, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Behind the Clouds: I Am... Gabriel (2012), Bridge to Terabithia (2007), The Secret Garden (1993), A Christmas Carol (1984), Tom Thumb (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
I Am... Gabriel (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An unforgiving sun, a parched earth, and a failed economy have left a small Texas town desolate. For ten years Promise, Texas has known nothing but one curse after another. It's barren, broken, and dying, leaving a town full of despair. When a ...
Style: christian film, suspense, suspenseful, sincere, disturbing
Plot: boy, angel, small town, prayer, mysterious stranger, hopes, church, supernatural power, healing, hopelessness, religion, rain ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Bridge to Terabithia (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jesse Aarons trained all summer to become the fastest runner in school, so he's very upset when newcomer Leslie Burke outruns him and everyone else. Despite this and other differences, including that she's rich, he's poor, and ...
Style: emotional, captivating, touching, sentimental, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, childhood, imaginary, loss of friend, escape from reality, teenage boy, magical, classmate, friends, loneliness, social misfits, imagination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Secret Garden (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young British girl born and reared in India loses her neglectful parents in an earthquake. She is returned to England to live at her uncle's castle. Her uncle is very distant due to the loss of his wife ten years before. Neglected once again, ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, atmospheric, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: childhood, countryside, orphan, little girl, old mansion, friendship, secret, sick child, family, girl, garden, self discovery ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 18th century
Place: india, yorkshire, england, europe, liverpool ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
A Christmas Carol (1984)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An old bitter miser who makes excuses for his uncaring nature learns real compassion when three ghosts visit him on Christmas Eve.
Style: touching, atmospheric, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: christmas, redemption, ghost, holiday, reconciliation, reform, self discovery, miser, family, misfit, supernatural ability, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, future, victorian, 70s ...
Place: england, europe, london, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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 841
Tom Thumb (2001)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Poucet is a kid from a family of numerous children. The parents, too poor to feed them, decide to abandon them in the forest. Their, the brothers try to find their way out making fantastic encounters. This film is based on the French fairy tale ...
Style: fairy tale, serious, stylized, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: escape, forest, poverty, young heroes, heroes, youth, danger, life is a bitch, escapades, siblings relations, favoritism among siblings, little boy ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Prancer (1989)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jessica, the daughter of an impoverished apple farmer, still believes in Santa Claus. So when she comes across a reindeer with an injured leg, it makes perfect sense to her to assume that it is Prancer, who had fallen from a Christmas display in ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, holiday, small town, family relations, friendship, reindeer, farm, barn, family, heroes, youth, mischievous children ...
Place: michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Canterville Ghost (1996)
Genre: Family, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a teenaged girl moves to England, with her brothers and parents into the ancient Canterville Hall, she's not at all happy. Especially as there's a ghost and a mysterious re-appearing bloodstain on the hearth. She campaigns to go back ...
Style: captivating, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: ghost, curse, family relations, haunted house, estate, redemption, friendship, prank, palaces castles and temples, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Secret Garden (2020)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA, China
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Mary Lennox is born in India to wealthy British parents who never wanted her. When her parents suddenly die, she is sent back to England to live with her uncle, Archibald Craven. She meets her sickly cousin Colin and the two children find a wondrous ...
Style: fairy tale, sentimental, exciting, feel good, touching ...
Plot: orphan, secret, animals, imagination, magical, old mansion, post war, estate, adventure, family, escape from reality, friends ...
Time: 19th century, 90s
Place: yorkshire, england, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Smitty (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: SMITTY is a family film about a rescue dog. When life gets tough for Ben, a friendly paw is all it takes to pull him through. Mischievous thirteen-year-old Ben is sent to his grandfather's farm for the summer, where he crosses paths with a ...
Style: captivating, sincere, light, feel good, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, family relations, pets, family, farm, coming of age, single parent, youth, dog, hopes, redemption, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2010
Place: iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Blind Bird (1963)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A young boy and his grandfather, while on a bird-banding trip in a marsh, discover a young, blind pelican. They bring the bird home, and the boy learns to care for it, hand-feeding it fish and even bringing it to school when there is no one else at ...
Plot: school, city, blindness, black cat, little boy, surgeon, hospital, teacher, doctor, bird, dog, train ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Brothers Lionheart (1977)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Iceland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 9-year old Karl Lejon, 'Skorpan' is suffering from tuberculosis and knows that he will die soon. But his older brother Jonathan tries to comfort him by promising that they one day will meet in Nangijala, a magic country beyond the stars. ...
Style: epic, stylized, atmospheric, serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, afterlife, rivalry, family, rebellion, escapades, adventure, knight, supernatural, good versus evil, rebelliousness, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, middle ages
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
A Very Old Story (1968)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on the famous fairytale "The Tinderbox" by Hans Christian Andersen.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, entertaining, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: princess, happy ending, king, escapades, magic, imagination, boy, female stockinged legs, taking off shoes, pantyhose
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Indian in the Cupboard (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A nine-year-old boy gets a plastic Indian and a cupboard for his birthday and finds himself involved in adventure when the Indian comes to life and befriends him.
Style: touching, light, clever, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, toy comes to life, adventure, family, toys, escapades, supernatural ability, danger, parents and children, toy soldier, parallel world, family relations ...
Time: 18th century
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Secret of Roan Inish (1994)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 10-year-old Fiona is sent to live with her grandparents in a small fishing village in Donegal, Ireland. She soon learns the local legend that an ancestor of hers married a Selkie - a seal who can turn into a human. Years earlier, her baby brother ...
Style: touching, sentimental, scenic, melancholic, atmospheric ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: island, ancient mystery, riddles and clues, legend, family, friendship, young heroes, adventure, danger, social relations, seal the animal, fishing boat ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1946
Place: ireland, europe, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
'Imuhar': A Legend (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France, Niger
Duration: 82 min.
Story: No overview found
Plot: family relations, aunt nephew relationship, persian, grandfather grandson relationship, death of mother, father son relationship, girl, boy
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
George's Island (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: This is a tale about two children who are put in a foster home, and then on Halloween they breakout and are rescued by their eccentric grandfather who is in a Halloween costume of an eyeball. They then go to George's island to try and find the ...
Plot: pirate, island, halloween, child protagonist, halloween costume, grandfather grandson relationship, ghost, trick or treating, foster home, boy, halloween party, little boy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Dreamer of Oz (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film is the biography of Frank Baum, the children's book author and creator of the fantasy world Oz.
Plot: writers, imagination, children's book, book, wizard of oz
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Looking for Miracles (1989)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Sixteen-year-old Ryan Delaney has won a scholarship, but it's not a full one, so he needs a summer job to pay for his university expenses. And although he's not eighteen, he can't swim, and has never been to camp, he manages to get a ...
Plot: summer job, summer camp, loincloth, single parent, poverty, swimming, camp counselor, name calling, canadian, tuberculosis, lake, broom ...
Time: 1930s, year 1935
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Summer of the Colt (1989)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: Argentina, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This award-winning film by André Melançon -- set on a ranch on the pampas of Argentina -- tells the story of three children spending a summer with their grandfather. The youngest, Felipe, makes friends with a puppy; his older brother, Daniel, ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, friendship, family, youth, hopes, coming of age, siblings relations, teenage life, family life, friends, animal life, farm ...
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
A Little Princess (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When her father enlists to fight for the British in WWI, young Sara Crewe goes to New York to attend the same boarding school her late mother attended. She soon clashes with the severe headmistress, Miss Minchin, who attempts to stifle Sara's ...
Style: touching, feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: little girl, boarding school, orphan, princess, servant, reunion, fantasy life, rescue, french, private school, presumed dead, attic ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: new york, india, usa, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Gordy (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A talking pig named Gordy becomes involved in a quest to save his family from the slaughterhouse.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, light, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: pig, on the road, rescue, heroic mission, danger, farm, friendship, talking animals, animal life, adventure, journey, kids and family ...
Place: st. louis missouri, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Lantern Hill (1989)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In 1935 Toronto, Jane Stuart's mother has taken ill, and the two of them have temporarily moved in with her rich, snobbish grandmother, where Jane is verbally abused and her mother bullied. Jane is forced into a private academy, in which the ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, bedroom, classroom, absent father, braided hair, marital separation, farm, maid, hat, horse and wagon, sister sister relationship ...
Time: year 1935, 1930s
Place: toronto ontario canada, nova scotia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Christmas in Canaan (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in the 1960s, Christmas in Canaan is a drama about a black family and a white family that learn to love each other out of their Christian beliefs.
Style: light, atmospheric, captivating, sentimental
Plot: christmas, racial prejudice, family relations, childhood, african american, father son relationship, farm, friendship, love, society, rivalry, christmas movie ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: texas, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Wild Pony (1983)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: To save her ranch after the accidental death of her husband, a woman marries the man responsible for the mishap.
Plot: barn, ranch, widow, rancher, dead father, animal, teenager, father son relationship, rider horse relationship, training, stepfather stepson relationship, arranged marriage ...
Time: 19th century
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Three Wishes (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While Jane Holman (Mastrantonio) is driving with her two sons, she accidentally runs into a drifter, Jack McCloud (Swayze), who breaks his leg. Being responsible, Jane invites Jack, and his dog, to stay at her home until his leg has healed. Jack ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: generosity, dog, reunion, family relations, suburbs, drifter, kids and family, baseball, parents and children, couple relations, single parent, love and romance ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 300
Owd Bob (1998)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Recently orphaned David must move to the Isle of Man to live with his grandfather, Adam, who's a sheep farmer. Both long for the end of the summer, having nothing in common but their love for dogs, notably Adam's precious champion ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: orphan, dog, sheepdog, german shepherd, mischievous children, family, contests and competitions, animal life, disorder, family problems, friends, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 ⇓
41%