Movies like La reine blanche

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La reine blanche (1991)
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La reine blanche (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In 1960, in a coastal town near to Nantes, Jean Ripoche lives with his wife Liliane, their four children and Liliane’s father Lucien. Jean divides his time between running his plumbing business and making a float for the Nantes carnival. The Ripoche’s ordered lives are thrown into turmoil when Jean’s former friend, Yvon Legualoudec, returns to the town – with his black wife Annabelle and their three children. Before he disappeared twenty years ago, without saying a word, Yvon was Jean’s rival for Liliane’s affections. As bitter memories resurface, the relationship between Jean, Yvon and Liliane become strained.
Plot: friendship, family relations, girl, father daughter relationship, cafe, drunkenness, bathtub, festival, small town, stepfather stepson relationship, parade, menage a trois
Place: brittany

Most similar movies to La reine blanche

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sincere films with plots about family relations, friendship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, youth, friend and small town mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like La reine blanche: The Grand Highway (1987), Hidden Diary (2009), Boxes (2007), Women or Children First (2002), Family Hero (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Grand Highway (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Louis, a nine-year-old boy from Paris, spends his summer vacation in a small town in Brittany. His mother Claire has lodged him with her girlfriend Marcelle and her husband Pelo while she's having her second baby. There Louis makes friends with ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious
Plot: countryside, coming of age, village life, village, friendship, summer vacation, family problems, self discovery, youth, social relations, couple relations, mischievous children ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: france, europe, brittany
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95%
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Hidden Diary (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the 1950s, Louise left her husband when their children were still little. She was never heard from again. Her daughter Martine stayed in the small seaside town, where she became a doctor. Martine's daughter, Audrey, a thirty-year-old ...
Style: atmospheric, sincere, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, mysterious past, pregnancy, murder, parents and children, family problems, haunted by the past, estrangement, parent child relationship, small town, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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43%
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Boxes (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 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, ...
Plot: female director, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, surrealism, old age, death, family relations, box, moving, nostalgia, semi autobiographical, half sister
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Women or Children First (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Tom, a Spaniard, is married to Sylvie and lives a quiet but a bit boring life in the Britanny countryside (west of France). Trouble comes when Tom ex girlfriend reappears, asking for help, announcing him that she had a girl from him 9 years ago.
Style: gloomy, sincere, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: friends, family relations, unfulfillment, hopes, human nature, youth, midlife crisis, couples, restaurant, husband wife relationship, invasion, party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Family Hero (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A story of a cabaret in Nice called "Le perroquet bleu" ("The blue parrot"). The innkeeper, Gabriel, dies at the beginning of the movie and leave his business to his godchildren : Nino and Marianne, whom father had been taken ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, offbeat
Plot: family relations, love and romance, workplace, lifestyle, introspection, nightlife, wooing, hopes, nightclub, jazz, family business, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: french riviera, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Grand Pardon (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Le clan Bettoun : Raymond (le patriarche), Maurice (le fils), Jacky (le neveu), Roland (le neveu), Albert (le cousin de Raymond), Pépé (l'ami de Raymond), Samy (le garde du corps) sont un clan familial de caïds pieds-Noirs juifs du crime ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: law enforcement, family life, family business, criminal heroes, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, interracial relations, gangsters, crime, police detective, rivalry, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Just Like at Home (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A man and a kid are discovering beauty in life.
Plot: female director, hungarian, getting home, family relations, girl, father daughter relationship, children, surrogate father, girl man relationship, infatuation
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Marion (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Marion is ten and befriends a couple so much that they want her to live with them.
Plot: french countryside, family relations, class differences, countryside, working class, village, french, accident, childless couple, rich, husband wife relationship, businessman ...
Place: paris france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Midwife (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Claire is a midwife and has devoted her life to others. At a moment when she is preoccupied by the imminent closure of the maternity clinic where she works, her life is further turned upside down when Béatrice, her father's former mistress, ...
Style: sentimental, disturbing, captivating, sincere, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: illness, doctor, hospital, cancer, friend, friendship, surgery, death, student, drinking, hospital room, chemotherapy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arc de triomphe paris, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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After Him (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A woman (Catherine Deneuve) becomes obsessed with her son's best friend after her child dies in a car accident. Camille voit sa vie brisée par la disparition de son fils dans un accident de la route. Incapable de faire le deuil, elle ...
Style: emotional, tense, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, dealing with death, love and romance, death in the family, couples, family problems, family relations, rock concert, woman, speeding vehicle, desperation, stalking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Favorite Son (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jean-Paul Mantegna, the son of Italian immigrants now living in Nice, is a hunted man, riddled with debt and involved in borderline illegal companies. To extricate himself, he has to rely on Philippe and François, his two brothers, and on Raphaël, ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: hotel, family in crisis, family relations, estrangement, dishonesty, family problems, siblings relations, dangerous animal, gays and lesbians, life is a bitch, dysfunctional family, female director ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: italy, milan italy, nice france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Time to Leave (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Romain, 31, a photographer, learns that a malignancy may kill him within a few months. Decisions: treatment? work? how to tell his lover and his family. He remembers the sea and himself as a child. He stares in the mirror. He's cruel: facing ...
Style: sincere, intellectual, realistic, touching, serious ...
Plot: gay, terminal illness, family relations, fashion photographer, tumor, siblings relations, couple relations, self discovery, sibling relationship, couples, love and romance, actor's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Watch Me Fly (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A story about friendship and sticking together through tough times. The movie shows how two young girls and their families cope with their differences, how they are brought together and torn apart and how they are changed by the injury of a racing ...
Plot: boxer, diving, girlfriend, children, bird, childhood, friendship between girls, coming of age, jacuzzi, pigeon, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations ...
Place: scandinavia, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Last Summer of La Boyita (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Young Jorgelina feels estranged from her boy-crazy older sister, who has entered adolescence and doesn't want to hang around with little kids anymore. Finding refuge in their Boyita camper-van, Jorgelina travels with her father to the ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, melancholic, suspenseful
Plot: friendship, countryside, family relations, ranch, teenage life, parents and children, youth, sister sister relationship, swimming, gender, coming of age, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Wake (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Over there, in his village at the foot of the mountains, he’s dead. His face radiant and his body at peace, he lies on the bed. Then they can gather around him. Three days long they talk, drink, weep, fight and remember… And they smile, too.
Plot: two in a bathtub, taking a photograph, bathtub, telephone call, death, bare breasts, dead man, family relations, coffin
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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I Am Maria (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A story about a strange friendship between 11 years old Maria and an older man Jon.
Plot: young girl, painter, friendship, small town, female nudity, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Children of Love (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shows us a weekend in the life of a family torn by disputes and disappointments.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, touching, sexual ...
Plot: family relations, custody, family life, dysfunctional family, starting over, youth, couples, family problems, love and romance, single parent, child custody, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brussels, belgium, europe, brussels belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Blessing (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set on a Wisconsin dairy farm, Randi, the daughter, is trying to find a way to escape the farm, but her devotion to her family especially Clovis her younger brother is preventing her from doing that; until, that is, she met the local milk truck ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, neighbor, drunkenness, milkman, cow, countryside, abusive father, astrologer, twenty something, roadhouse, dysfunctional family, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Call Me Elisabeth (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A 10 year old girl lives in post WWII rural France with her parents, who are about to divorce. Her older sister leaves home to finish school, and the young girl is left with a mysterious, almost silent housekeeper. Being afraid of the dark, and of ...
Style: serious, realistic, melancholic, exciting, touching ...
Plot: family relations, countryside, master and servant, mute or deaf, danger, couples, sister sister relationship, father daughter relationship, ghost, school, mother daughter relationship, mental illness ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Same-Sex Parents (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A jealous classmate exposes the fact that Olympe has 2 gay parents. Feeling ostracized and humiliated, Olympe lashes out at her closeted mother. Life unravels so that the truth can set them free.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, parents and children, teenage life, teenage love, youth, sexual relations, teen angst, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, gay parent, high school ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Girl on the Train (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The Girl on the Train is a 2009 French drama film directed by André Téchiné. Jeanne is a young woman, striking but otherwise without qualities. Her mother tries to get her a job in the office of a lawyer, Bleistein, her lover years ago. Jeanne ...
Style: psychological, serious, emotional, thought provoking, sincere ...
Plot: anti semitism, destructive relationship, false accusation, society, human nature, couple relations, life is a bitch, dishonesty, journalism, seduction, wrestling, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 373
The Climb (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, New Zealand, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Baltimore, 1959. Danny's dad is the only man in the neighborhood who didn't fight in World War II. Danny, who's 12, gets teased and folks make nasty cracks about cowards. An old radio tower on a nearby hill is about to be torn down, ...
Style: uplifting, realistic, touching, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, adventure, young heroes, child illness, hopes, heroes, teenage life, youth, friends, human spirit, parents and children, rescue ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.4
 18K
Tomboy (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A French family with two daughters, 10-year-old Laure and 6-year-old Jeanne, moves to a new neighborhood during the summer holidays. With her tomboy ways, Laure is immediately mistaken for a boy by the local kids and passes herself off as Mickaël.
Style: serious, touching, sincere, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: transsexual, gender, sexual identity, friendship, gender bending, family relations, youth, child protagonist, dishonesty, self discovery, society, cross dressing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 5K
Albatross (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Beth, a bookish teenager, befriends Emilia, an aspiring novelist who has just arrived in town. Emilia soon begins an affair with Beth's father that threatens to have devastating consequences.
Style: sincere, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, family relations, direction and purpose, teenage life, lifestyle, infidelity, parents and children, sexual relations, love and romance, youth, dishonesty, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, oxford university
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 560
Crows (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A thin child of about 10, nicknamed "Crow" because she mimics the bird, has no friends and rejects a teacher's hug. At home, she is left on her own, her mom locks her out while entertaining a lover or is asleep. One morning, Crow sees ...
Plot: female director, girl, child, boat, surrogate mother, crow, child neglect, sleeping on the floor, bathing, on the lam, children, child abduction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Farewell to Harry (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A down-and-out writer, Nick Sennet, runs into Harry, a man that, legend has it, died long ago. Together they attempt to revitalize a defunct factory as well as their lives.
Style: realistic, serious, touching
Plot: redemption, friendship, small town, factory, human spirit, starting over, lifestyle, family relations, hopes, society, human nature, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Party Is Over (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Despite their differences, Celeste and Sihem quickly become inseparable. The common will to get out of drugs seals their fusional friendship. This will be as much a force as an obstacle when, transferred from the center that welcomes them, they find ...
Plot: friendship, addiction, cigarette smoking, female protagonist, bare breasts, bathtub, male nudity, female nudity, drug addict, drug addiction, young woman, rehabilitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.3
 392
Swimmers (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an accident in a small Maryland fishing town, 11-year-old Emma begins to question the nature of the adults around her.
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: small town, introspection, family problems, friendship, family relations, youth, human nature, family in crisis, friends, power relations, public health, innocence lost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
A Touch of Fate (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: One night in a small town in North Carolina, fate brings together three lives: an entertainment lawyer returning home to his dying mother after years in escape of his past, a woman trying to reclaim her supposed love, and a boy with a penchant for ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching
Plot: friendship, family relations, hopes, destiny, starting over, redemption, parents and children, romance, love and romance, human nature, small town, chance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Close to Eden (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Soviet Union
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Veteran Russian writer-director Nikita Mikhalkov's film about the impact of modern civilization on an idyllic part of Mongolia won the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival and was nominated for an Oscar as Best Foreign Film. A farmer ...
Style: atmospheric, sincere, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: culture clash, family relations, down on your luck, friendship, injustice, society, human nature, social differences, hopes, opposites attract, interracial relations, death ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, asia, mongolia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%