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Two Kinds Of Love (1983)
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Two Kinds Of Love (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two kinds of love are experienced by young Ricky Schroder in this made-for-TV drama. One kind is the tenuous affection he extends to his estranged father when Schroder's mother unexpectedly dies. The other kind consists of the teasing sensations felt by Schroder whenever he approaches a girl his own age.
Plot: cancer, family relations, boy, workaholic, father son relationship, terminal illness, death of mother, coming of age, husband wife relationship, death of wife, loss of wife, widower, estranged father, loss of mother, mother son relationship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, serious, psychological and captivating films with plots about family relations, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, terminal illness, cancer, father daughter relationship and coming of age mostly in Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Two Kinds Of Love: Together (2009), The Shadow Box (1980), The Blackwater Lightship (2004), We the Animals (2018), Who Will Love My Children? (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Together (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A family of a father, a mother and their son is looking forward to go on vacation. On the way they experience an accident, and their lives are suddenly and unexpectedly turned upside down.
Plot: love, grief, orphanage, father son relationship, death of wife, accident, loss of wife, death of mother, loss of mother, husband wife relationship, mourning, family relations ...
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95%
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The Shadow Box (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Over the course of a day in a California hospice, three terminally ill patients are observed with their families reflecting on life and death. Adapted for television from the award-winning play by Michael Cristofer.
Plot: long lost daughter, hospice, destiny, family relations, love, wheelchair, letter, husband wife relationship, homosexual, cancer, ex husband ex wife relationship, death ...
Place: california
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65%
The Blackwater Lightship (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A man in the final stages of AIDS is cared for by his sister and mother and grandmother.
Plot: aids, family relations, terminal illness, mother daughter relationship, grandmother, reconciliation, homosexuality
Place: ireland
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57%
We the Animals (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Manny, Joel and Jonah tear their way through childhood and push against the volatile love of their parents. As Manny and Joel grow into versions of their father and Ma dreams of escape, Jonah, the youngest, embraces an imagined world all his own.
Style: captivating, psychological, touching, sentimental
Plot: family relations, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, domestic violence, theft, teenage boy, boy, fired from the job, birthday, marriage, coming of age, drawing ...
Place: new york state
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56%
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Who Will Love My Children? (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on a true story of Iowa farm wife Lucile Fray. Ann-Margret plays a dying mother of ten whose last wish is to find loving families for her children.
Plot: affection, poverty, cancer, farm, patient, family crisis, family relations, little girl, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, little boy ...
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Just Like Our Parents (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Rosa is in her late 30s, a child of the 1970s with divorced parents. She lives with her own family in São Paulo. Overwhelmed by an eruption of individual passions, lies and the expectations of three generations, she tries to discover who she really ...
Style: touching, suspense, tense, psychological, disturbing
Plot: family relations, death of mother, cancer, adultery, mother daughter relationship, terminal illness, loss of mother, infidelity, sex scene, bicycle, lesbian kiss, funeral ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 112
You (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: You is a love story. It spans 21 years, bouncing around in time, creating a kind of family quilt that wraps around a father as he struggles to overcome the grief of losing his beloved wife and raise their daughter alone. A coming-of-age journey for ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, captivating, psychological, offbeat ...
Plot: family relations, coming of age, parents and children, hopes, single parent, haunted by the past, redemption, love, loss of mother, teenager, friendship, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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53%
Two Against Time (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This film finds a mother and her teen daughter both being diagnosed with cancer. This discovery helps to overcome the longtime antagonistic relationship that the two have developed.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, touching, humorous
Plot: cancer, family life, couple relations, terminal illness, parents and children, rebelliousness, family relations, life is a bitch, survival, race against time, dysfunctional family, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Dad's Home (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ben Westman is a widowed father who has to take care of his two young children, Lindsay of twelve, and little Dylan of eight. Things get complicated when he is fired. Now, all three must remain together and try to overcome the situation in which ...
Style: touching, contemplative, captivating, psychological, unusual plot structure
Plot: single father, father son relationship, family relations, boy, brother brother relationship, uncle nephew relationship, single parent, widower, moving, bedtime story, baseball, punishment ...
Place: cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Father for Brittany (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Keith and Kim Lussier are a childless couple who are given custody of a 3-month-old foster child, Brittany. However, tragedy strikes when Kim dies of cancer in the middle of the adoption process, leaving Keith to fight for Brittany's custody ...
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, emotional, serious ...
Plot: terminal illness, adoption, family relations, single parent, legal action, love and romance, life is a bitch, rivalry, child illness, redemption, custody, pregnancy ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Donkey (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, UK, Serbia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is 1995. The summer when the war operation Storm will take place. Boro, who is going to be forty in a year and a half, with his wife Jasna and son Luka goes to his home village Drinovci, Herzegovina, after seven years. He wants to see his brother ...
Style: suspense, tense, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: family conflict, fatherhood, mediterranean, family relations, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, death of mother, mother son relationship, wheelchair, lake, donkey
Time: 90s, 1990s
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47%
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Mull (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An Australian film about a teenage girl who takes responsibility for keeping her "family" together.
Plot: gay brother, coming of age, cancer, loss of mother, precocious child, love triangle, gay interest
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Shor (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Shankar (Manoj Kumar), his lovely wife Geeta (Nanda) and Deepak (Master Satyajeet) are a poor but happy family. Tragedy strikes one day, when Deepak wonders over to the railway tracks. When Geeta rushes in to warn and rescue him, she is run over by ...
Plot: death of mother, beach, rain, loss of wife, accident, poverty, cycling, friendship, brother in law brother in law relationship, father son relationship, snake, death of wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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I'm Losing You (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A wealthy businessman Perry Krohn attempts to juggle the needs of his dedicated wife, demanding mistress and grown children while facing his own certain death from lung cancer.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: cancer, hollywood, family relations, aids, infidelity, terminal illness, showbiz, family problems, family life, family in crisis, artists and showbiz, dealing with death ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
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Toughlove (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Charters family falls into despair over their drug-addicted son Gary. They discuss his problems through the "Toughlove" program in searching for answers.
Plot: drug addict, drug use, teenage angst, drug addiction, husband wife relationship, juvenile delinquent, father son relationship, teenage boy, family relations, mother son relationship
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40%
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Capricciosa (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Swedish drama by Reza Bagher.
Style: suspenseful, sincere, serious, touching
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, father son relationship, teenager, foster home, death of mother, family crisis, funeral, alcohol abuse, cancer, soccer, alcoholic ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Consenting Adult (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Young and shy Jeff discovers his attraction to men. After struggling with himself he comes out to his parents. Mum eventually listens to his son and tries to understand his feelings, but his Dad would rather die - which, in the end, he really does, ...
Plot: coming out, father son relationship, gay athlete, male virgin, family conflict, mother son relationship, male homosexuality, speedo, station wagon, swimmer, sexual orientation, maturity ...
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39%
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Hail, Hero! (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hail, Hero! stars Michael Douglas in his screen debut as long-haired college student Carl Dixon. Reversing the usual procedure in late-1960s films, Dixon decides to quit school and enlist in the Army, even though he's already run afoul of the ...
Plot: generation gap, dysfunctional family, coming of age, barn, college dropout, student, college student, love, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, cook, male female relationship ...
Place: vietnam, arizona
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37%
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Pope Dreams (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the vein of Good Will Hunting and Garden State, POPE DREAMS is a coming of age tale about a young man at a crossroads in life. Filled with heart, music, life, and loss. And a set of drums. Oh, and the Pope. POPE DREAMS is about a directionless ...
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, sentimental, serious
Plot: terminal illness, follow your dream, hopes, parents and children, family relations, coming of age, young lovers, unfulfillment, teenage life, human nature, mother son relationship, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Red Roses and Petrol (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A dysfunctional Irish family gathers after the death of their patriarch.
Style: serious, touching, psychological, captivating, sincere
Plot: family conflict, dysfunctional family, secret, family reunited, family relations, father son relationship, family gatherings, husband wife relationship, love, brother sister relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family tragedy ...
Place: new york, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 441
Saved by Grace (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A retired police officer, despondent over the loss of his family, contemplates a dramatic decision which will change his life forever, until he meets a mysterious woman who, through her personal stories, gives him a reason to re-examine what is most ...
Style: christian film, sincere, suspenseful
Plot: christian, father son relationship, family relations, faith, prayer, love, husband wife relationship, grief, father, fatherhood, integrity, responsibility
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35%
The Last Fine Day (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The phone call from Sybille was usual. Her family didn't even know that this call just started their last fine day...
Plot: depressed woman, loss of mother, loss of wife, brother sister relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, funeral, suicide, flashback
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
John and the Hole (2021)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While exploring the neighboring woods, 13-year-old John discovers an unfinished bunker—a deep hole in the ground. Seemingly without provocation, he drugs his affluent parents and older sister and drags their unconscious bodies into the bunker, ...
Style: psychological thriller
Plot: boy, teenager, abduction, husband wife relationship, kidnapping, family relations, child protagonist, teenage girl, teenage boy, father son relationship, coming of age, brother sister relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Death of a Salesman (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Adaptation of Arthur Miller's play.
Plot: melancholy, family relations, mishap, businessman, salesman, american dream, dream, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, brother brother relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Umbrella (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alexander Way, a secondary school teacher with a fractured personal life, finds himself attempting to rescue a woman from a violent sexual attack. Alexander finds himself overpowered, beaten & taken to hospital. Jesiah Jarvus, a famous British ...
Style: touching, captivating, sentimental, psychological
Plot: marriage, school, family relations, injury, father son relationship, cancer, violence, father daughter relationship, teacher, husband wife relationship, doctor, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Baba Joon (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Yitzhak runs the turkey farm his father built with his own two hands after they emigrated from Iran to Israel. When his son Moti turns thirteen, Yitzhak teaches him the trade, hoping that he will continue the proud family tradition. But Moti ...
Plot: family relations, coming of age, father son relationship, immigrant family
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33%
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My Son Johnny (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Anthony Cortino lives with his mother in a quiet suburb. His father is dead, and his violent criminal brother is a long way off, in the city, and if Anthony has his way, that's where he will stay. However, Johnny runs into trouble with the ...
Plot: kitten, forest, childhood memory, brother, violence, trial, knife, fratricide, saxophone, arrow
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.2
 91
Lad: A Dog (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of the rough collie hero, Sunnybank Lad. Based on the book by Albert Payson Terhune.
Plot: girl dog relationship, boy and dog, dog actor, owner dog relationship, dog, barking, dog movie, rescue, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Last Passport (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: THE LAST PASSPORT takes place in a passport office...or so you think. George Miller is a 70 year old man who through a variety of encounters, takes us on a journey through his mysterious past to show us we are not all that different.
Plot: father son relationship, husband wife relationship, marriage, veteran, post office, friendship, police, military, love, family relations, gay interest, male female relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Misunderstood (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Andrew's brave front convinces his father that he is unaffected by his mother's death. Playmate and protector of his little brother Miles, he is often blamed when mischief goes wrong. Only when tragedy strikes does his father recognize ...
Plot: grief, grownups, englishman abroad, voice recording, movie theatre, uncle, cemetery, death of mother, loss of son, underage drinking, wealthy family, fireworks ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: florence, italy, florence italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%