Movies like Night Owls

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Night Owls (2008)
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Night Owls (2008)
Original name: Děti noci
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 80 min.
Plot: female director, fight, thief, family relations, burglar, hospital, sister sister relationship, neighbor neighbor relationship, doctor, female protagonist, pickpocket, robbery, salesman, swimming pool, streetcar, mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, cheating boyfriend, armed robbery, hysterical woman, childhood friend, socially awkward, crying woman, unfaithful boyfriend, female hysteria ...

Most similar movies to Night Owls

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, sincere, psychological and serious films with plots about mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, family relations, sister sister relationship, doctor, female director and hospital mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Night Owls: Little Girl Blue (2007), The Cry (1964), Lakki... The Boy Who Could Fly (1992), Martha... Martha (2001), Bleeding Heart (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Little Girl Blue (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Julie is a woman who seemingly has everything. A handsome husband, teenage daughter and a thriving, undemanding job as a translator and now even a new dream house ... But she also has a secret that is slowly changing her idyllic life...
Style: sincere, captivating
Plot: mother daughter relationship, family relations, female protagonist, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship, relationships, lifestyle change, changing lives, family life, confronting the past, teenage girl, dealing with the past ...
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The Cry (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: While a woman is in the hospital preparing to deliver her child, her husband has all day to reflect upon his wife and their relationship. As he tends to his job as a television repairman, Slavek fondly remembers how he first met Ivana and the days ...
Style: non-linear
Plot: husband wife relationship, mechanic, school, artist, racism, flashback, newborn, sculptor, landlady, pregnant woman, debt, hysteria ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague
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Lakki... The Boy Who Could Fly (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Surreal tale of a 14 year-old boy who dreams of escaping the loneliness from an unhappy home & sexual abuse (from his mother's boyfriend who is also his school swimming coach). One day his back mysteriously sprouts feathers and he can ...
Style: social realism
Plot: chess, 14 year old, field, hammock, pedophile, underage smoking, hospital room, taking off shirt, feet on table, hallucination, wings, painter ...
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44%
Martha... Martha (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Having received a frosty reception when visiting her parents, Martha drags her husband Reymond and infant daughter Lise to Spain, to renew her acquaintance with her estranged sister Marie. After a quarrel, Marthe and her family return to France, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
Plot: family reunited, family relations, dysfunctional family, depression, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, sister sister relationship, mother child relationship, female director, drinking alcohol, visit, drinking ...
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41%
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Bleeding Heart (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Reserved yoga instructor May's peaceful, clean-living life is thrown out of balance by the arrival of her long-lost sister Shiva, a street-smart yet naive young woman trapped in an abusive relationship. May feels compelled to rescue the hapless ...
Style: tense, serious, suspense, realistic
Plot: pimp, yoga instructor, abusive boyfriend, sex worker, sister sister relationship, prostitute, class differences, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, interracial romance, family relations, brother sister relationship, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Modelar (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Droneman is about Chemist and Fly Navigator Pavel and his friend Bussinessman and free time Rapper Plech. Pavel has strong sense of justice and wishes to fix wrongs with the World while Plech dreams about Big money and secure life. Their common ...
Style: suspense, melancholic, exciting, intense, disturbing ...
Plot: professor, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, university, terrorism, performance, lecture, betrayal, shot to death, bomb, police station, fired from the job, lawyer ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century, year 2019
Place: central europe, tel aviv israel, prague, prague czech republic
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39%
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Hunger Point (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Meet the Hunters your typical all-American family: two committed parents and two lovely daughters. However, looks can be deceiving because this family is plagued by the nit-picking comments of an overzealous mother determined to keep her daughters ...
Style: psychological, serious, touching, emotional, realistic
Plot: eating disorder, self harm, dysfunctional family, family relations, mental institution, obsession, parents and children, mental illness, physical appearance, family problems, life is a bitch, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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38%
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Angel Face (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A single mother abandons her 8-year-old daughter after meeting someone in a nightclub.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, single mother, sea, seaside, female director, swimming pool, underwater scene, alcohol, little girl, cigarette smoking, singing, taking a bath ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Way Out (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Way Out tells a story of a young Romani couple, Zaneta and David, the parents of little Janicka. Their efforts to live a decent and dignified life run up against the "Romani social trap," which is racism, the society's prejudices, ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: family relations, unemployment, couples, life is a bitch, parents and children, couple relations, family in crisis, family problems, realism, social misfits, society, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Soleil battant (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gabriel and Iris head back to their family holiday home in Portugal with their daughters Emma and Zoé, a couple of adorable six-year-old twins, for a vacation. In the heart of the sun-drenched countryside, as the little ones swim and laugh, the ...
Plot: secret, vacation, identical twins, female director, car accident, teddy bear, twin sisters, sister sister relationship, death, female nudity, grave, dancing ...
Place: portugal
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37%
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Fany (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Oligophrenic Fany (Bohdalová) lives with her aunt who suddenly manages to travel abroad. Fany has to move to her sister (Jirásková). Two very different women, one mentally disabled and the second one intelligent doctor has to live together and ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: watching television, theft, talking to a dog, female protagonist, dead fish, mentally challenged, thief, loss of sister, aunt niece relationship, older woman younger man relationship, death of protagonist, part time job ...
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36%
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Eva Nova (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovakia, Czech Republic
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Eva would do anything to regain the love of the one she hurt the most - her son. She is a recovered alcoholic but decades ago she was a famous actress.
Style: psychological, serious, sincere, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, estranged mother, alcoholic, elderly woman, mother son conflict, loneliness, husband wife relationship, addiction, regret, estranged son, social outcast, rehabilitation ...
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Incomplete Eclipse (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Marta (Lucie Patikova) was blinded in an accident brought on by her careless and indulgent younger sister. Now in a school for the blind, Marta keeps up her hope that she will one day see again, mainly because her mother - out of good intentions - ...
Style: non-linear
Plot: doctor, psychologist, broken glass, hospital, flashback, train, rehabilitation, bus stop, teacher, rubik's cube, teenage protagonist, blindness ...
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35%
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Godless (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria, Denmark, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A nurse traffics the ID cards of demented patients on the black market of identity theft. Driven by easy cash, and an addiction to morphine, she struggles to keep tabs on her emotional void, and a growing fear of punishment.
Style: social realism, psychological, sincere, thought provoking, touching ...
Plot: intergenerational friendship, working class, accidental killing, mother daughter relationship, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, drug addict, nurse, depression, drug addiction, female protagonist, female director ...
Place: europe, bulgaria, eastern europe
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35%
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The Cleaner (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovakia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Just out of prison, Tomáš, a taciturn loner, takes a job cleaning houses where people have recently died. Things take an alarming turn when he begins putting in overtime: hiding behind closet doors after hours to secretly watch the homes’ ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, serious, ambiguous ending
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
An Unexpected Life (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sequel to "An Unexpected Family."
Plot: family relations, adoption, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother daughter relationship, surprise, affection, custody, judge, baby, mother son estrangement, aunt niece relationship, aunt nephew relationship ...
Place: new york
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33%
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Loyalties (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lily and her three youngest children join her husband David Sutton, a doctor in an isolated northern Alberta town. Their eleven-year-old son arrives later from boarding school. David conceals a dark secret which caused the family to leave England ...
Plot: female director, secret, doctor, family relations
Place: canada, england
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33%
What Hedwig Didn't Tell Us (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 67 min.
Story: A sad story about a young girl who is forced to move from one foster home to another.
Plot: family relations, female protagonist, girl, child protagonist, 12 year old, mother daughter relationship, christmas, brother sister relationship, dysfunctional family, children's home
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Annie's Coming Out (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It tells the story of a young female social worker who begins work at a hospital for retarded children, and discovers that some of the psychological problems attributed to these children are incorrectly diagnosed. Proving this to be the case is ...
Plot: telephone, lighting a cigarette, father daughter relationship, supermarket, redheaded woman, corpse with eyes open, euphemism, man with glasses, cigarette smoking, nurse, night, sister sister relationship ...
Place: melbourne australia, melbourne, australia
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30%
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Family Film (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Germany, Slovenia, France, Slovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A couple embark on an early vacation. Left alone, their children cut loose until the boy gets caught for skipping school and things take an unexpected turn. Boasting exquisite camera work, the film is also unforgettable for its wholly original ...
Style: sentimental, melancholic, poignant, sad, sincere ...
Audience: family outing
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Place: central europe, prague czech republic, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Sofia (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Qatar, Belgium, Morocco
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Sofia, 20, lives with her parents in Casablanca. Suffering from pregnancy denial, she finds herself breaking the law by giving birth to a baby out of wedlock. The hospital gives her 24 hours to provide the father's papers before informing the ...
Plot: female director, baby, newborn, hospital, police officer, cousin cousin relationship, sea, birth, pregnant woman, newborn baby, telephone call, 20 year old ...
Place: morocco
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30%
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Sole (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Poland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two very different teens involved in a surrogate motherhood scheme learn how to live.
Style: mumblecore
Plot: breast feeding, coming of age, newborn, hospital room, drinking from a bottle, junkie, poverty, moving, sleeping on a couch, immigrants, infertility, woman hits a man ...
Place: italy
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30%
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Filthy (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lena is a 17-year old girl, experiencing her first love, secret night- time adventures, and magical mornings at the river in Bratislava. Her dream world is shattered after being raped by her math teacher. Lena must set out on a journey that is not ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, sincere, non-linear
Plot: teenage rape, first love, rape victim, teenage girl, traumatic experience, suicide attempt, rape, teenage protagonist, mental institution, female friendship, doctor, 17 year old ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Not My Kid (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A teenaged drug addict is sent to Dr. Royce's controversial drug intervention program where the addicts in the program confront each other in supervised group meetings. Also, in evening meetings, the addicts are confronted by their families. ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, family conflict, illegal drugs, drug rehabilitation, drug use, frustration, father daughter relationship, sister sister relationship, drug abuse, guilt, drugs, drug addict ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Nurse Sisters (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
Story: NURSE SISTERS is a drama about relationships and commitment that stars the oh-so-hot Sasaki Sisters (yes! They are real-life sisters!)
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: nurse, sister sister relationship, medical, hospital, doctor, physician, relationship vs career, family relations, doctor nurse relationship, family problems, love interest, love affair ...
Place: japan
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29%
Fruit of Paradise (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia, Belgium
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story is an allegory of Adam and Eve, in a modern (made in the '60s) Health Retreat. The action involves our hero wandering the grounds where she becomes obsessed with a mysterious man in red, who may or may not be a killer.
Style: allegory, psychedelic
Plot: adam and eve, female director, manipulative person, dead fish, philosophy, death by shooting, orange, mentally unstable, seductive behavior, carrot, sin, symbolism ...
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29%
Three Sisters (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: For her latest project, commissioned by Arte and starring members of the Comédie-Française, Valeria Bruni Tedeschi (A Castle in Italy, Rendez-Vous 2014) shot an idiosyncratic, half-modernized adaptation of one of Chekhov’s greatest, most ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: three sisters, sister sister relationship, family relations, relationships, coping, male female relationship, life, sisters, family, sister, dream, female director ...
Place: russia
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29%
Kim Ji-young, Born 1982 (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Kim Ji-young, an ordinary woman in her 30s, suddenly shows signs of being inhabited by others such as her late mother and older sister, and the stories of the people connected to her.
Style: touching, compassionate, psychological, heartbreaking
Plot: mother daughter relationship, mother, husband wife relationship, family relations, supportive spouse, female protagonist, life is a bitch, family problems, memory lapse, family drama, unfulfillment, relationships ...
Place: korea
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28%
A Child's Cry for Help (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A recently widowed doctor moves with her daughter to start at a new hospital. While there a loving mother brings her son in for treatment. The doctor suspects that there is something wrong, and theorizes that the mother is deliberately making her ...
Plot: single parent, housekeeper, poison, hospital, self centeredness, self doubt, lawsuit, egocentrism, mother daughter relationship, court, police, robbery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
April's Daughter (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Valeria is 17 and pregnant. She lives in Puerto Vallarta with Clara, her half sister. Valeria has not wanted her long-absent mother, April, to find out about her pregnancy, but due to the economic strain and the overwhelming responsibility of having ...
Style: touching, sincere, captivating, melancholic
Plot: teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, teenage pregnancy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother daughter conflict, infidelity, sister sister relationship, baby, teenage mother, real estate agent, older woman younger man sex, seductive woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%