Movies like Aurora 2014

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Aurora (2014)
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Aurora (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After she read in the newspaper that a newborn baby was found in a dumpster, a teacher becomes obsessed with giving it a proper burial.
Style: suspenseful, thought provoking, suspense, disturbing
Plot: abortion, foster child, judge, baby, doctor, adoption, female protagonist, newborn baby, dead child, burial, teacher, beach, bird, bus, junkyard, newspaper, classroom, seaside
Place: latin america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, disturbing and realistic films with plots about female protagonist, doctor, baby, adoption, pregnant woman, society and female nudity mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Aurora: Looking for Her (2015), Stolen from the Heart (2000), A Sort of Family (2017), In Safe Hands (2018), The Children Act (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Looking for Her (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Elisa, on a verge of divorce, leaves Paris with her son Noe to settle in her hometown of Dunkerque to find the biological mother who gave her up for adoption 30 years before.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, touching
Plot: adoption, mother daughter reunion, pregnant woman, abortion, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, pregnancy, racism, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, female director, dining hall ...
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Stolen from the Heart (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former prostitute kidnaps a baby boy at birth to satisfy her drug-dealing husband, who has told her that he is going to divorce her and put her out on the streets if she cannot produce him a son. Obviously the real mother becomes emotionally ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychological
Plot: woman in danger, kidnapping, police, husband wife relationship, police investigation, drug dealer, ex prostitute, faked pregnancy, heart condition, baby, widow, ultimatum ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
A Sort of Family (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Brazil, France, Poland, Germany, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: What limits does Malena cross to get what she wants most? Malena is a 38 year old middle class doctor from Buenos Aires. One afternoon she receives the call from Doctor Costas, who informs her that she must travel immediately to the north of the ...
Style: road movie, complex, suspenseful, compassionate, disturbing ...
Plot: adoption, money, corruption, childbirth, husband wife relationship, moral dilemma, travel, baby, pregnant woman, newborn baby, judge, newborn ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
In Safe Hands (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Théo is given up for adoption by his biological mother on the very day he is born. After this anonymous birth, the mother has two months to change her mind… Or not. The child welfare services and adoption service spring into action… The former ...
Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, emotional
Plot: social services, adoptive mother, newborn baby, adoption, baby, foster home, motherhood, unwanted pregnancy, childbirth, hospital, society, foster child ...
Time: year 2017
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Children Act (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the midst of a marital crisis, a High Court judge must decide if she should order a life-saving blood transfusion for a teen with cancer despite his family's refusal to accept medical treatment for religious reasons.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, captivating, rough
Plot: judge, illness, marriage crisis, older woman teenage boy relationship, hospital, moral dilemma, female protagonist, crisis of faith, lawyer, dying, husband wife relationship, jehovah's witness ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Troubled Child (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Inspired by true-life events, this is the sobering story of the Williams family and their process of coping with an adopted child suffering from Reactive Attachment Disorder.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: son, problem child, child protagonist, adoption, mother, treatment, disorder, therapy, mother son relationship, dog, injury, interracial kiss ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Door To Door (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Based on a true story about about a man who was told for many years that he was not employable, but threw all of his effort into working as a door-to-door salesman. Despite the pain attributed to his cerebral palsy, he walked eight to ten miles a ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, sincere, sentimental, suspense ...
Plot: cerebral palsy, door to door salesman, part time job, handicapped, living alone, hospitalization, japanese man, rehabilitation, doctor, nurse, gloves, short haired female ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Dog Days (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Endless dog days of summer weigh heavily on the impoverished suburb of Changsha where a young mother, Lulu, works as a dancer in a cheap nightclub. Coming home late one night, she discovers that her boyfriend Bai Long has disappeared with their ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: missing person, baby, family relations, husband wife relationship, search, dishonesty, child abduction, society, abduction, danger, escapades, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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A Wedding (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, France, Pakistan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Zahira, 18, is close to her family until her parents ask her to follow Pakistani tradition to choose a husband. Torn between family customs and her western lifestyle, the young woman turns for help to her brother and confidant Amir.
Style: tense, disturbing, unusual plot structure, contemplative, suspense
Plot: forced marriage, muslim girl, muslim, female protagonist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother sister relationship, father daughter relationship, runaway teen, father daughter conflict, runaway bride, kiss, doctor ...
Time: 2000s
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Adam (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Morocco, France, Belgium, Qatar
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Abla, a widow and mother to a 10-year-old girl, struggles to survive and give her child the best possible future. After the death of her husband, she starts a home-based business from her kitchen, which opens up on the street through a metal ...
Plot: baby, single mother, female protagonist, pregnancy, homeless woman, homelessness, newborn baby, newborn, childbirth, little girl, breast feeding, arabic ...
Place: north africa, morocco, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Land and Shade (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia, France, Netherlands, Chile, Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Alfonso is an old farmer who has returned home to tend to his son, who is gravely ill. He rediscovers his old house, where the woman who was once his wife still lives, with his daughter-in-law and grandson. The landscape that awaits him resembles a ...
Style: bleak, thought provoking, suspense, disturbing
Plot: family, nature, society, grandfather grandson relationship, peasant, dying, poverty, terminal illness, ecology, life & death, ashes, doctor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Losing Isaiah (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Khaila Richards, a crack-addicted single mother, accidentally leaves her baby in a dumpster while high and returns the next day in a panic to find he is missing. In reality, the baby has been adopted by a warm-hearted social worker, Margaret Lewin, ...
Style: emotional, serious, touching, thought provoking, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: adoption, racist, courtroom drama, custody battle, single parent, parents and children, legal action, family problems, family relations, custody, human nature, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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41%
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Stolen Season (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A therapist spirals into obsession as evidence points that a troubled teen could be her own child surrendered 17 years ago.
Style: psychological, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, contemplative
Plot: obsession, lifestyle, child abandonment, troubled past, pursuit, mother son relationship, uncover truth, regret, mystery, chase, psychologist, evidence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Fantastic Woman (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Spain, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Marina's life is thrown into turmoil following the death of her partner. Mourning the loss of the man she loved, she finds herself under intense scrutiny from those with no regard for her privacy.
Style: lyrical, melancholic, sentimental, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: death of lover, waitress, police, transsexual, loss, female protagonist, love, apartment, funeral, restaurant, death, gender ...
Time: 2010s
Place: santiago chile, spain, santiago de chile, latin america, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Egg and Stone (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Meticulous in every way: the non-professional actors with incredible skills, the beautiful camerawork, the timing and dosing of the tragic storyline about a fourteen-year-old Chinese girl from the countryside. A grown-up feature film debut by a ...
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, gloomy, no music
Plot: kids in trouble, estrangement, youth, life is a bitch, adoption, pregnancy, village, abortion, down on your luck, countryside, menstruation, egg ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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No Letting Go (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: What would you do to save your child? A young teenager struggles with a debilitating mental illness as his mom risks everything to save him without losing the rest of her family.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, thought provoking
Plot: mental illness, family relations, bipolar disorder, mental health, coming of age, teenage boy, family problems, family, teenage life, adolescence, motherhood, teenager ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.9
 172
Shipman (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: James Bolam portrays serial killer Dr. Harold Shipman in this made-for-TV drama. The film follows the story of Shipman, a general practitioner who throughout his career is believed to have killed as many as 250 of his patients. When the high death ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: doctor, serial killer, court, police investigation, trial, police arrest, murder, doctor patient relationship, cheating, forgery, drug overdose, old man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Daisy Diamond (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A tragic story about Anna who dreams of one thing only: making it as an actress. She moves from Sweden to Copenhagen to pursue her dream. But fate has something else in store for her. Though she struggles to give her 4 month old daughter a good ...
Style: disturbing, complex, suspenseful, psychological, cynical ...
Plot: strong sexual content, baby, casting, mother, movie business, female protagonist, audition, director, swedish, female star appears nude, bathtub, filicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: copenhagen, europe, denmark, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Little Girl Lost: The Delimar Vera Story (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Luz Cuevas baby daughter Delimar disappeared in 1997 after their house caught fire during a party, The police reported that she was killed in the fire. However, Cuevas suspects that she was kidnapped and that the fire was staged by an outsider. Six ...
Style: touching, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: child abduction, missing child, missing daughter, mother daughter reunion, husband wife relationship, loss of child, house fire, reunion, ex convict, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, baby ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Little Girl Lost (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This heart-wrenching story inspired by real events depicts the trials of the Brady family, who are trying desperately to adopt a helpless little girl they took in when she was in a foster care program. Clara and Tim Brady are in for the fight of ...
Style: contemplative, bleak, emotional, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: adoption, family relations, fighting the system, life is a bitch, society, foster home, female doctor, doctor, telephone, stethoscope, eyeglasses, child abuse ...
Time: 80s
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36%
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Ayka (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Germany, Poland, China, France, Kazakhstan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young Asian immigrant worker in Moscow tried to track down her baby, whom she abandoned at the hospital.
Style: sad, melancholic, neurotic, rough
Plot: baby, female protagonist, pregnant woman, pregnant, life is a bitch, big city, money problems, extortion, phone ringing, subway station, police, snow ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Waiting for the Barbarians (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: At an isolated frontier outpost, a colonial magistrate suffers a crisis of conscience when an army colonel arrives looking to interrogate the locals about an impending uprising, using cruel tactics that horrify the magistrate.
Style: disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, serious
Plot: forbidden love, danger, love affair, society, couples, isolation, disorder, life is a bitch, social decay, self sacrifice, colony, colonization ...
Place: east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Katherine (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A harrowing look at the 60s and early 70s through the eyes of Katherine Alman, a wealthy debutante who slowly, but inexorably spirals down into a fight for the causes that shook a nation, leading a path to the underground life. Written by Miguel Cane
Style: thought provoking, captivating, tense, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: politics, rebellion, revolution, life is a bitch, fighting the system, society, state affairs, teenage life, political unrest, militant, explosion, activist ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s, year 1969, year 1972 ...
Place: peru, san francisco, guatemala
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33%
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October Baby (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: OCTOBER BABY is the coming of age story of a beautiful and naive college freshman who discovers that her entire life is a lie and sets out on a road trip with a host of misfits to discover herself and the answers she craves.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, christian film
Plot: asthma, birth mother, self discovery, abortion, adoption, journey, life turned upside down, hopes, youth, best friends, parents and children, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Intestine (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The Intestine is the story of Maya, an unhappy young womn, fed up with her monotonous job, filthy apartment, and the responsibilities of caring for her drug-addicted mother. One night she comes across Philip, a man of wealth, and the next morning ...
Style: suspense, contemplative, unusual plot structure, suspenseful
Plot: female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, one night stand, brother sister relationship, blackmail, death, drugs, strange behavior, one-night stand, drinking alcohol, violin, drinking ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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33%
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Little Secrets (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Luxembourg, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story beginns on 24 October 1962, at the height of the Cuban missile crisis. The Second World War with its hardships and bombs...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, touching, suspense
Plot: vandalism, smoking, store, rebellion, female nudity, shoplifting, coming of age, voyeurism, boy, teacher, tomb, bed wetting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Princesita (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Argentina, Spain
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Twelve-year-old Tamara lives within a cult that is ruled by the beliefs of its leader Miguel, who becomes obsessively convinced that Tamara is the "chosen one". But when she falls in love with a classmate, Tamara's relationship gets ...
Style: rough, suspense, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: child rape, rape, child abuse, cult, chosen one, obsession, power relations, cult leader, commune, fall in love, rebelliousness, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Baby for Sale (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A couple discover that the baby girl they're trying to adopt is being auctioned off to the highest bidder. The couple become part of a sting operation to bust the baby-selling ring.
Style: disturbing, sincere, emotional, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: adoption, black market, fighting the system, social decay, kids in trouble, life is a bitch, injustice, family life, society, dishonesty, crimes, legal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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24 Weeks (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Astrid is a comedian who makes people laugh for a living; her husband Markus is her manager and the two of them work well together. They have a nine-year-old daughter and are expecting their second child. When they learn that their child will not be ...
Style: sad, disturbing, tragic ending, suspense
Plot: down syndrome, husband wife relationship, abortion, pregnant woman, family relations, dilemma, pregnancy, sex scene, sex with a pregnant woman, society, pregnant woman nude, pregnancy and birth ...
Place: germany
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