Movies like Youth 2012

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Youth (2012)
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Youth (2012)
Original name: Jeunesse
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Juliette, twenty, falls in love. At the same time her father is diagnosed with a fatal disease.
Style: sentimental, sincere, touching, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: terminal illness, fall in love, youth, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, life is a bitch, family problems, family in crisis, loss of virginity, countryside, twentysomething life, father daughter relationship, strong female presence, innocence lost, love, train, student, death, autobiography, swimming pool, crying, railway station, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about family relations, family problems, parents and children, youth, life is a bitch, love and romance and family in crisis mostly in Drama, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Youth: Marussia (2013), The Adopted (2011), Matching Jack (2010), Louder Than Words (2013), Inheritance (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Marussia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: France, Russia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In cities like Paris there are countless people from Eastern Europe who have forsaken their homelands because they can see no future there. Lucia and her little daughter Marussia are two such people. They have been thrown out by the Russian ...
Style: touching, serious, sincere, realistic, gloomy
Plot: society, childhood, immigration, family, family relations, family problems, poverty, life is a bitch, single parent, family in crisis, mother daughter relationship, girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
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The Adopted (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lisa and Marine live a life of relative companionship together, where the only man permitted into the equation is Lisa’s young son, Leo. However, their simple existence is thrown into disarray when Marie meets and falls in love with Alex, a ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family problems, love and romance, single parent, parents and children, family relations, haunted by the past, sister sister relationship, woman, relationships, male nudity, female nudity, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, lyon
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86%
Matching Jack (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A woman struggles with her son's illness and her husband's infidelity, but, after a chance encounter with an Irish sailor and his son, her life is turned upside down in a love story that defies explanation and breaks all the rules.
Style: sincere, uplifting, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: infidelity, coming of age, friendship, bittersweet, dishonesty, parents and children, hopes, terminal illness, family relations, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, child illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Louder Than Words (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After the unexpected death of their daughter, a couple work to build a state of the art children's hospital where families are welcomed into the healing process.
Style: uplifting, touching, emotional, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: parents and children, child illness, family problems, couples, human spirit, life is a bitch, last wish, hospital, death of daughter, family relations, dealing with death, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Inheritance (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Israel
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Palestinian family living in the north of Galilee gathers to celebrate the wedding of one of their daughters, as war rages between Israel and Lebanon. Internal conflicts explode between the family - secrets are revealed and lies are unmasked. The ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, emotional
Plot: family relations, forbidden love, family problems, love and romance, life is a bitch, family life, family gatherings, wartime life, human nature, bittersweet, village, family in crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
They Are All Dead (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Germany, Mexico, Spain, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Just by watching Lupe stuck at home in her robe and slippers, no one would will guess that in the 80's she was a rock star. Gone are the times of concerts, fame and success. Agoraphobia does not let her leave home. She depends entirely on ...
Style: emotional, sincere, touching, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: life is a bitch, family life, family problems, family relations, parents and children, terminal illness, gay teenager, down on your luck, rock star, brother sister relationship, teenager, ghost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Be Sure to Share (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Shiro’s struggle with his father’s cancer and impending death leads to a realization that he must communicate his love and admiration for him before it’s too late. A series of flashbacks reveals their relationship over time, and the trouble ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, psychological, sentimental ...
Plot: family relations, redemption, terminal illness, coping, parents and children, unfulfillment, estrangement, family in crisis, father son relationship, life is a bitch, hopes, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Johnny (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Dr. Drew Carter tragically loses his ten-year old son in a car accident, he didn’t expect to lose his whole family as well. Since the accident, his wife (Julia) has become emotionally absent towards him and their daughter. When Johnny, a ...
Style: realistic, psychological, sentimental, captivating, touching ...
Plot: terminal illness, family relations, adoption, family problems, child illness, religions or cults, hopes, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, family in crisis, death in the family, christian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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The Sound of the Spirit (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Beautiful and precocious Rivka is a twelve-year-old Jewish girl who believes in Jesus. She and her father attend a Messianic Jewish congregation in their community. But when her father suddenly dies, Rivka's life changes forever. She ends up ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, christian film
Plot: society, family relations, love and romance, youth, culture clash, social relations, religions or cults, coming of age, fall in love, religion, death of father, jewish ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.2
 400
In Mom's Head (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lulu's mother is depressed and has been as far back as she can remember, Lulu is determined to discover the truth behind her listlessness.
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, touching, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, haunted by the past, unfulfilled love, life is a bitch, love and romance, youth, parents and children, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, secret, mother and daughter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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The Kid (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Argentina
Duration: 88 min.
Story: His mother has left and Gonzalo doesn't know why. How he is taking care of his little infant sister all alone, though he himself is barely ten years old. Neighbours help and try to figure out what should be done with the two children. Like old ...
Style: serious, captivating, sincere, rough, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, kids in trouble, child as adult, youth, parents and children, siblings relations, realism, family problems, family relations, single parent
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
A Town Without Christmas (2001)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the small town of Seacliff, Wash., a child's letter to Santa Claus captures the nation's attention. When the little boy, Chris, writes that he wishes to leave this world so he will no longer be a burden to his divorcing parents, a race ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, emotional
Plot: christmas, small town, parents and children, missing child, family problems, small town life, family in crisis, media, love and romance, journalism, letter, little boy ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: washington state, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Those Who Remain (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bertrand (Vincent Lindon) dutifully visits his terminally ill wife every day, braving the long train and bus ride to and from the hospital. Lorraine (Emmanuelle Devos) not so willingly visits her boyfriend who was diagnosed with colon cancer. They ...
Style: realistic, touching, atmospheric, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: terminal illness, hospital, unfulfillment, self discovery, love, couples, friendship, fall in love, life is a bitch, family relations, supportive spouse, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Dream and Silence (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Oriol and Yolanda live in Paris with their two daughters. During a vacation they suffer a car accident that will change their lives.
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: family in crisis, parents and children, family problems, family relations, introspection, life turned upside down, memory loss, accident, funeral, death, school teacher, architect ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, catalonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 7.1
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Begin Again (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: 12-year-old Jessica Jones world is torn apart when she is taken out of her abusive home and placed in to Foster care. Jessica will grapple with her past, present, and future, and meet numerous struggles along the way. Her story is the reality of so ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, captivating
Plot: custody, foster parent, starting over, kids in trouble, haunted by the past, family life, youth, life is a bitch, hopes, family problems, parents and children, domestic disturbance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Belleville-Tokyo (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Un couple se dirige vers un train en partance pour Venise. Sur le quai, Julien annonce à Marie qu’il part en rejoindre une autre et s’en va, la laissant seule à Paris, enceinte. Bouleversée, Marie se refuse à être victime de cette ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Plot: pregnancy, breakup, couple relations, friendship, couples, workplace, theater, family problems, love and romance, boss and employee, male female relationship, family crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Anything You Want (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Leo is immediately set adrift by his new found responsibilities as a single parent, a feeling that is made doubly distressing when Dafne, herself understandably confused and heartbroken by her mother's absence, asks for an ...
Style: serious, uplifting, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, family relations, parents and children, single father, law firm, family problems, family in crisis, death in the family, little girl, death of mother, gay, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.4
 5K
Camino (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A religious organization interferes with the life of a terminally ill girl.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, odd
Plot: child cancer, catholic school, family relations, doctors and patients, family problems, family in crisis, hopes, parents and children, life is a bitch, youth, surgery, guardian angel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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What Girls Learn (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two teenage girls must come to terms with their stepfather when their mother is struck by illness.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: teenage girl, single mother, stepfather, family relations, teenage love, teenage life, youth, love and romance, romance, estrangement, couples, family problems ...
Time: 80s
Place: georgia, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Charlie & Me (2008)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When her beloved grandfather Charlie suddenly falls ill, twelve year-old Casey finds herself making some life or death decisions - and learning to live with the consequences.
Style: uplifting, feel good, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, friends, death in the family, self discovery, single parent, love and romance, hopes, elderly, chess, hospital, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
All Roads Lead Home (2008)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story is about a 12 year old girl who loses her mother in an automobile accident. Her father struggles with the loss of his wife and trying to raise his young daughter who believes her father is partly responsible for her mother's death. ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, melancholic, disturbing ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: ranch, horse, farm, family problems, family life, dysfunctional family, countryside, dog, girl horse relationship, youth, horse ranch, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.8
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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, hopes, follow your dream, parents and children, family relations, young lovers, coming of age, teenage life, human nature, unfulfillment, mother son relationship, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.0
 751
The Way Home (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An inspirational true story about how a rural community rallied around a distraught family to search for their missing two year-old boy and through doing so changed the lives of many of those involved.
Style: touching, sincere, uplifting, emotional, christian film ...
Plot: missing child, hopes, couples, family relations, social relations, family problems, couple relations, family in crisis, missing person, christian, gospel, flashback ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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The Staple of News (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story of a destiny. Suzanne's and her family's. The ties that bind them, keep them together, and the love she pursues... to the point of leaving everything behind.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, serious, bleak
Plot: family life, love affair, family problems, single parent, coming of age, fall in love, dysfunctional family, parents and children, youth, siblings relations, working class, girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 90s, 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
All Is Forgiven (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Victor lives in Vienna with Annette, his beautiful Austrian wife and their daughter Pamela. It’s spring. Fleeing his work, Victor spends his days outside: he plays with Pamela, pays a visit to Annette’s parents, loiters in the park with the drug ...
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, sentimental, captivating ...
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Time: 20th century, contemporary, 21st century, 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, austria
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76%
Declaration of War (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Roméo and Juliette are two young actors. They fall in love at first sight, move in together and make a baby. A love story and the founding of a home like millions of others. Except that their little boy, Adam, behaves abnormally. The young parents ...
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, serious, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, child illness, cancer, chemotherapy, optimism, overcoming, couples, family problems, life is a bitch, hopes, babies and infants, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: paris france, france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Fly Away (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The poignant yet humor filled story about a single mother of a teenager severely impacted by autism, forced to reckon with her daughter's future. As her child becomes an adult, what used to work, no longer does. What will sustain her daughter, ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: autism, nursing, parents and children, moral dilemma, family problems, single parent, life is a bitch, society, social misfits, youth, mentally challenged, child illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Thursday Till Sunday (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As she and her family embark on a short vacation, a Chilean teenager slowly comes to the realization that her parents might be splitting up.
Style: serious, tense, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, family relations, family problems, on the road, parents and children, bittersweet, crumbling marriage, protecting from truth, siblings relations, youth, parents separation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Wajma, an Afghan Love Story (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Afghanistan, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It’s snowing in Kabul, and gregarious waiter Mustafa charms a pretty student named Wajma. The pair begin a clandestine relationship—they’re playful and passionate but ever mindful of the societal rules they are breaking. After Wajma discovers ...
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, forbidden love, parents and children, life turned upside down, society, student, honor, love, couples, rivalry, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: afghanistan
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74%
Nurse.Fighter.Boy (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An urban love story about the soul of a mother, the heart of a fighter, and the faith of a child.
Style: realistic, emotional, sentimental, touching, serious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, africa
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74%