Movies like Life on Liberty Street

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Life on Liberty Street (2004)
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Life on Liberty Street (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A nurse, trying to salvage her life after her husband and job are gone, winds up working in a halfway house full of mildly brain-damaged patients and receives help from those she helps.
Style: sentimental, touching, uplifting, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: disability, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, human spirit, starting over, hopes, mentally challenged, rehabilitation, doctors and patients, defiant, unfulfillment, power relations, christmas, basketball, thief, poker, party, male female relationship, computer, gun, restaurant, theft, jealousy, policewoman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Life on Liberty Street

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about family relations, love and romance, couples, parents and children, romance, hopes and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Life on Liberty Street: Vernie (2004), Class (2010), Regarding Henry (1991), P.S. I Love You (2007), Back to You and Me (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
 37
Vernie (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama - Sean, a young thirty-something coffee shop owner, is diagnosed with terminal cancer. He desperately wants to have a baby before he dies, and asks his best friend Kristy to bear his child. - John Riedlinger, Amy Colon, Patrick Coyle
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, uplifting, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, pregnancy, friendship, couples, society, store, best friends, youth, tragic hero, family relations, friends, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.0
 344
Class (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Preppy and wealthy Whitt Sheffield is in his last semester of law school when a professor assigns him to act as an advocate for a young, single mother who needs help finding - and keeping - a job. Whitt, whose snooty father wants Whitt to follow him ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, touching, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, rich and poor, fall in love, opposites attract, single parent, social differences, society, couples, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Regarding Henry (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Henry is a lawyer who survives a shooting only to find he cannot remember anything. If that weren't enough, Henry also has to recover his speech and mobility, in a life he no longer fits into. Fortunately, Henry has a loving wife and daughter ...
Style: touching, uplifting, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: memory loss, lawyer, rehabilitation, amnesia, maid, disability, redemption, parents and children, starting over, childhood memory, life turned upside down, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 7.1
 190K
P.S. I Love You (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A young widow discovers that her late husband has left her 10 messages intended to help ease her pain and start a new life.
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, romantic, uplifting ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, starting over, terminal illness, death, dealing with death, family relations, letter, loss of spouse, romance, couples, widow widower, journey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Back to You and Me (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dr. Syd has a good practice in the big city but a bad day when her terminal patient finally passes away. Her surgeon boyfriend, who has been sarcastically nick named "Mr. Personality" and "Settle For" by Syd's best friend ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic
Plot: couple relations, starting over, small town life, couples, estrangement, country, family relations, small town, homecoming, reunion, romance, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Winter Solstice (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A widower confronts his older son's decision to leave home and his younger son's self-destructive behavior.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, starting over, couple relations, love and romance, small town life, brother brother relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage boy, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Four Sheets to the Wind (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: After his father's untimely suicide, Cufe leaves his home in a Native American reservation in search of a more fulfilling life.
Style: serious, sincere, gloomy, touching, realistic
Plot: dysfunctional family, starting over, family relations, coming of age, last wish, family problems, death in the family, parents and children, siblings relations, dealing with death, unfulfillment, estrangement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 653
Explicit Ills (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The film follows four inter-connecting stories revolving around love, drugs and poverty in Philadelphia
Style: touching, uplifting, sincere, serious, emotional ...
Plot: urban, lifestyle, society, human spirit, teenage life, social decay, power relations, friends, urban ghetto, dysfunctional family, youth, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.0
 4K
Heavy (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Victor is a cook who works in a greasy bar/restaurant owned by his mother, Dolly. It's just the two of them, a waitress named Delores, and a heavy drinking regular, Leo. But things change when Callie, a beautiful college drop-out, shows up as a ...
Style: touching, realistic, gloomy, psychological, serious ...
Plot: waitress, seduction, pizza, obesity, small town, workplace, jealousy, unfulfillment, love and romance, physical appearance, introspection, society ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york state, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman discovers the truth about her former lover from the diary that his first wife wrote to their son, Nicholas.
Style: sentimental, realistic, emotional, serious, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, terminal illness, family relations, tragic love, couples, looking for love, love and romance, fall in love, baby born, diary, dealing with death, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.7
 19K
Bounce (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man switches plane tickets with another man who dies in that plane in a crash. The man falls in love with the deceased one's wife.
Style: emotional, sentimental, sincere, melancholic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: widow, romance, destiny, love and romance, haunted by the past, starting over, hopes, husband wife relationship, airport, advertising, family, redemption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Not Easily Broken (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A car accident and shifting affections test the bond between a married couple.
Style: emotional, serious, sentimental, realistic, uplifting
Plot: hopes, unfulfillment, love and romance, crumbling marriage, relationship vs career, couple relations, infidelity, family problems, religious, couples, ambition, introspection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Gaby: A True Story (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The life of Gaby Brimmer, a girl physically handicapped, who finally gets her goals of study and triumph.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, emotional, uplifting ...
Plot: hopes, college, human spirit, disability, forbidden love, misfit, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, mother daughter relationship, love, teenage girl, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 30s, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: mexico, latin america, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.6
 8K
The Greatest (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Teenagers Rose and Bennett were in love, and then a car crash claimed Bennett's life. He left behind a grieving mother, father and younger brother, and Rose was left all alone. She has no family to turn to for support, so when she finds out ...
Style: sincere, serious, emotional, realistic, touching ...
Plot: pregnancy, crumbling marriage, dealing with death, family in crisis, unfulfillment, hopes, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, drugs/alcohol, family relations, childhood sweetheart, loss of son ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Heart of the Country (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With her husband jailed for Wall Street-based fraud, Faith has to leave behind her luxury life in New York to return home to North Carolina and the widower father and dutiful older sister she left behind. Together, they have to deal with the buried ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: love affair, family relations, romance, parents and children, love and romance, hopes, homecoming, countryside, sister, father, scolding, bully ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.7
 351
Tempted (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The strain of juggling her responsibilities as wife, mother, and successful paralegal have worn Emma Burke (Virginia Madsen) out. Thus it is that Emma welcomes the opportunity to briefly take leave of her Boston home and head for sunny Hawaii. It is ...
Style: touching, sexual, realistic, emotional, serious
Plot: dishonesty, parents and children, romance, fall in love, love and romance, family relations, infidelity, love triangle, couples, last wish, love affair, ritual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, hawaii, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Personal Velocity (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three women's escapes from their afflicted lives. Each struggles to flee from the men who confine their personal freedom.
Style: psychological, gloomy, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: pregnancy, hitchhiker, society, starting over, human nature, family relations, self discovery, youth, domestic violence, couple relations, destructive relationship, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, india, manhattan new york city, harvard university ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A New York couple's relationship is tested after the loss of their child. This film is the wide-released combination of the original two :him and :her volumes that premiered at the Cannes Film Festival.
Style: serious, sincere, touching, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, couple relations, love and romance, crumbling marriage, romance, couples, postmodernism, disintegration, love affair, life turned upside down, family relations, breakup ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, connecticut, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Bumblebee Flies Anyway (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An amnesiac youth tries to piece together his past, but what he discovers may jeopardize his future.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: clinic, hospital, terminal illness, twins, memory, patient, romance, doctors and patients, unfulfillment, love and romance, parents and children, memory loss ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Once in a Lifetime (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After losing her husband and baby daughter to a fire, Daphne Fields raises her deaf son while beginning a writing career. Hollywood loves her scripts, but her heart remains with her son Andrew, under the care of Headmaster Matthew Dane at an eastern ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: starting over, boarding school, youth, single parent, pregnancy, couples, death in the family, family problems, hospital, family relations, love and romance, boarding school life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.8
 20K
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, uplifting, heartbreaking, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Plot: single parent, disability, letter, stranger, ship, friendship, father son relationship, family drama, elementary school, bet, newspaper, child abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Nights in Rodanthe (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two unhappy people's lives become entwined when they have a life changing romance. Adrienne is a woman who's trying to decide whether to stay in her unhappy marriage or not. Her life changes when Paul, a doctor who is traveling to ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, romantic, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, romance, infidelity, marriage crisis, couples, middle age romance, true love, midlife crisis, love story, reconciliation, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.0
 2K
Dandelion (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a small town of rolling fields and endless skies, isolated 16 year old Mason lives in a world where families exist in fragmented silence and love seems to have gone missing. Then Mason meets Danny, a sensitive and troubled girl, and their tender ...
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, small town, coming of age, friendship, teenage love, parents and children, family in crisis, young heroes, romance, love and romance, family problems, innocence lost ...
Time: contemporary
Place: idaho, usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 6.5
 13K
Evening (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: As Constance (Natasha Richardson) and Nina (Toni Collette) gather at the deathbed of their mother, Ann (Vanessa Redgrave), they learn for the first time that their mother lived an entire other lifetime during one evening 50 years ago. In vivid ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, friendship, love triangle, romance, power of love, regret, haunted by the past, unfulfillment, love affair, mother, summer, parent child relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 50s, 1950s
Place: rhode island, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
My Blueberry Nights (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Elizabeth has just been through a particularly nasty breakup, and now she's ready to leave her friends and memories behind as she chases her dreams across the country. In order to support herself on her journey, Elizabeth picks up a series of ...
Style: psychological, touching, atmospheric, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: loneliness, waitress, bar, romance, introspection, couple relations, love and romance, self discovery, hopes, life is a bitch, drifter, poker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, nevada, memphis, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Yellow Handkerchief (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A road trip through Louisiana transforms three strangers who were originally brought together by their respective feelings of loneliness.
Style: realistic, emotional, uplifting, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: teenage love, romance, unlikely couple, starting over, self discovery, crumbling marriage, adolescence vs adulthood, on the road, youth, haunted by the past, unlikely partners, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.6
 147
Above & Beyond (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cop drama meets romance: This intense thriller is about a police officer who shoots his best friend (who also wears a badge) while on the job. His buddy is permanently paralyzed, and the incident raises eyebrows around the precinct. Was it an ...
Style: sentimental, serious, emotional, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, dishonesty, couples, infidelity, friends, best friends, disability, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance, forbidden love, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Christmas in Conway (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Duncan Mayor decides the perfect Christmas present for his beloved wife, Suzy, is a ride on a real Ferris wheel, set up in their very own back yard. As a young man, it was the perfect place for a wedding proposal. Now, years later, in order to ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: terminal illness, small town, christmas, social relations, couples, small town life, obsession, life is a bitch, supportive spouse, unfulfillment, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Daddy's Little Girls (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Monty is a mechanic struggling to make ends meet as he raises his three young daughters. When the court awards custody of his daughters to his shady ex-wife, Monty desperately tries to win them back with the help of Julia, a beautiful, Ivy ...
Style: uplifting, talky, semi serious, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: single father, garage, drug dealer, lawyer, social differences, society, legal, opposites attract, single parent, custody, family relations, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.9
 789
The River (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Episodic study of feelings where six stories intertwine over one Saturday in a small town. Two boys save a young woman, Anni, and her baby from suicide by drowning. Esa, a down-on-his-luck musician in need of a loan, arrives to his father's ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental
Plot: small town, factory, hospital, youth, hopes, crumbling marriage, babies and infants, gays and lesbians, couple relations, dealing with death, golden years, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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