Movies like Gold In The Streets

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Gold In The Streets (1997)
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Gold In The Streets (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An Irish illegal immigrant (Karl Geary) works for a bartender (James Belushi) while struggling to survive and adapt to life in the Bronx.
Plot: irish, illegal alien, class differences, immigrants, illegal immigrant, cousin cousin relationship, italian immigrant, italian american, irish american, class distinction
Place: ireland, new york, bronx new york city

Most similar movies to Gold In The Streets

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sincere films with plots about irish, immigrants, illegal immigrant, society, husband wife relationship, family relations and irish republican army mostly in Drama, Comedy and Biography genres. Some movies like Gold In The Streets: A View from the Bridge (1962), Saltwater (2000), Mojo (1997), Nothing Personal (1995), Blind Flight (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A View from the Bridge (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Eddie Carbone, a Brooklyn longshoreman is unhappily married to Beatrice and unconsciously in love with Catherine, the niece that they have raised from childhood. Into his house come two brothers, illegal immigrants, Marco and Rodolpho. Catherine ...
Plot: incest, gay slur, challenge, immigrants, citizenship, harbor, respect, betrayal, tragedy, suicide, taboo, duel ...
Place: new york, usa
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95%
 6.2
 266
Saltwater (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An Irish-Italian café owner in a seaside town faces a life crisis, as his wife recently died and he's severely in debt. His oldest son tries to help, but has serious problems of his own, while his younger son and daughter are having troubles ...
Plot: loss of mother, irish, bet, loss of son
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 5.5
 248
Mojo (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The sexual rivalries over a new, potentially great rock'n'roll singer between a nightclub owner and a local gangster cause unrest and eventually lead to murder.
Plot: sex crime, gay interest, nightclub, rock music, rivalry, singer, gangsters
Time: 50s
Place: east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Nothing Personal (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A raw depiction of the Belfast 'troubles' as savage tribal warfare. Set shortly after the 1975 cease fire, the film focuses on the tribulations of Kenny, Protestant leader of a group of Shankill Road Loyalists, and his one-time friend ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, rough, bleak
Plot: ira, irish republican army, tragic hero, society, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, military, heroes, gang, fighting the system, politics ...
Time: 70s
Place: ireland, northern ireland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.8
 678
Blind Flight (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The true story of Irishman Brian Keenan and Englishman John McCarthy's extraordinary relationship as hostages of militias in Lebanon during the 1979-91 Civil War.
Style: sincere, thought provoking, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, hostage, captivity, introspection, prison life, confined, hopes, culture clash, isolation, society, prison, friendship between men ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: ireland, middle east, lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
King of the Travellers (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: King of the Travellers is a contemporary drama grounded in the traditions of the Irish traveller community and driven by emotive Shakespearean themes of love, betrayal, friendship and revenge. The story follows John Paul Moorehouse on his ...
Style: realistic, semi serious
Plot: rivalry, fall in love, vengeance, traveler, travel, king, irish, stalker, fox
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.9
 3K
Liam (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A morality tale of xenophobia, religious prejudice, mob violence, poverty, and their effect on two children in Liverpool during the Depression. When a shipyard closes, Liam and Teresa's dad loses his job. Liam, who's about 8, making his ...
Style: touching, bleak, emotional, sincere, depressing ...
Plot: catholicism, fascism, youth, dysfunctional family, domestic violence, unemployment, sin, life is a bitch, jewish, society, family problems, family in crisis ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: england, ireland, london, europe, united kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Nola and the Clones (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A homeless Irish girl encounters a series of men who appear strikingly similar to each other
Plot: mother daughter relationship, prostitute, homeless
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Happy Days (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Happy Days is an adaptation of Samuel Beckett's challenging absurdist drama, a play most would deem unfilmable. Faithfully adhering to Beckett's minimalist original, a black parody of love, marriage, and our search for meaning in an ...
Plot: mirror, loneliness, optimism, buried alive, newspaper, nostalgia, song, umbrella, singing, music box, comb, looking at self in mirror ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.7
 43K
In America (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An Irish immigrant family adjusts to life in the United States, a chance to get over the lost son. They have no money and the apartment is in bad condition.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, sincere, serious ...
Plot: redemption, childhood, artist, loss of son, starting over, dying, society, overcoming, family problems, acceptance, parents and children, family life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: new york, ireland, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 362
14 Kilometers (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three people looking for a better life become stranded in the desert with little hope of survival.
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological, suspense
Plot: desert, immigrants, border crossing, survival, stranded in the desert, struggle for survival, social problems, unlikely friendships, illegal alien, smuggling, illegal immigrant, arrest ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.9
 49
Pigs (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Grim tale of marginalized souls in an apocalyptic Dublin inner city. Jimmy takes up residence in a derelict and once elegant house in a no-go inner area. He is soon joined by other squatters, George a business man trying to retain some dignity, ...
Plot: abandoned house, pimp, homosexual, prostitute, drug dealer, ex convict, jamaican, irish, gay bar, gay, settler, schizophrenic ...
Place: dublin ireland, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Long Day's Journey Into Night (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Adaptation of Eugene O'Neill's play.
Plot: tuberculosis, washed up star, drugs, drug addiction, terminal illness, actor, dysfunctional family, family tragedy, alcohol abuse, junkie, family relations, irish american ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Song of Granite (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The life story of traditional Irish folk singer Joe Heaney, who is estimated to have recorded in excess of 500 traditional Irish sean nós ('old style') songs. Heaney moved from Ireland to the UK, and then on to New York City, where he ...
Plot: singer, village, egg, student, teacher, small town, pub, beach, irish, irishman, folk singer, father son relationship ...
Place: ireland, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.9
 203
Pilgrim Hill (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A middle-aged bachelor farmer living in rural Ireland has to deal with isolation and loneliness.
Plot: father son relationship, sick father, loneliness, farmer, farming, remote village
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 62
Silent Grace (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1976 the British Government put an end to the special category status of prisoners from the Provisional Irish Republican Army, no longer treating them as prisoners of war, but as common criminals. Mairéad Farrell - on whose life much of the film ...
Plot: irish republican army, ira, political prisoner, women's prison, jail cell, prison, cell mate, female prisoner, female director
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Season in France (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An African high school teacher flees his war-torn country for France, where he falls in love with a Frenchwoman who offers a roof for him and his family.
Plot: illegal immigrant, interracial couple, illegal alien, goldfish, eviction, migrant, funeral, single father, dead mother, french teacher, missing mother, interracial relations ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Saturday, Sunday, Monday (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: One Saturday evening Rosa Priore is preparing a magnificent Sunday lunch for her family and their friends. By Sunday afternoon her life and marriage are in ruins.
Plot: dispute, old age, maid, housewife, happy ending, cooking, marital crisis, generation gap, family crisis, jealous husband, nervous breakdown, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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: touching, sincere, psychological, serious, captivating
Plot: secret, dysfunctional family, family conflict, family relations, family reunited, father son relationship, love, husband wife relationship, family tragedy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother sister relationship, family gatherings ...
Place: ireland, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Quiet Day in Belfast (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Andrew Angus Dalrymple's realistic portrait of a British soldier, his Irish lover and her twin sister amidst the strife of Northern Ireland.
Plot: ira, irish republican army, bomb, sniper, religion, mass child killing, children, terrorism, catholic, mistaken identity, dead children, kidnapping ...
Place: ireland, northern ireland, belfast
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 1K
The Nephew (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Twenty years ago, Tony Egan's sister went to America. Nobody ever heard of her again. But now, the message of her death arrives in her town of birth. Only days later, her only son Chad arrives, too. Obviously, his mother took a black husband. ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, sincere, touching ...
Plot: interracial relations, couples, social relations, estrangement, family relations, parents and children, fall in love, forbidden love, small town life, island, social differences, small town ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: ireland, harlem, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
 71
The Good Man (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, South Africa, Ireland
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Michael is a young Irish banker, whose life begins to unravel after causing a stranger's death in an accident. Sifiso is a teenager living in a shack in a Cape Town township, dreaming of escape. When their stories unexpectedly collide, their ...
Plot: guilt, redemption, banker, accident, teenager, shack
Place: ireland, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Truth Commissioner (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in a post-Troubles Northern Ireland, The Truth Commissioner follows the fictional story of Henry Stanfield, played by Roger Allam, a career diplomat who has just been appointed as Truth Commissioner to Northern Ireland. Eager to make good as a ...
Plot: politics, ethnic conflict, ira, war crime, intolerance
Place: ireland, northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 7.0
 364
Hedda Gabler (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Hedda Gabler has just come back from her honeymoon, married to boring but reliable academic George Tesman. Refusing to tie herself down in life and name, Hedda is banking on George being appointed a professorship to secure a better life for the ...
Plot: selfishness, rivalry, frustration, rivals, female protagonist, class differences, suicide, aunt, loveless marriage, gun, photo album, hat
Time: 19th century, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.9
 888
Kings (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the mid 1970s a group of young men leave the Connemara Gaeltacht, bound for London and filled with ambition for a better life. After thirty years, they meet again at the funeral of their youngest friend, Jackie. The film intersperses flashbacks ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, touching, gloomy
Plot: alcohol abuse, introspection, friendship, friends, society, buddies, dealing with death, friend, drunkenness, death, church, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.4
 123
Conflict (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In the near future, the Catholic church has joined with other western religions in an ecumenical movement that has washed out much of the original message of the religion. A group of Irish monks have begun saying the mass again in Latin and have ...
Plot: religion, catholic priest, visit, catholic, opening a door
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 167
Los jornaleros (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Los Jornaleros presents the interwoven stories of three young Hispanic men who come to this country to pursue te American dream and instead end up struggling as day-laborers.
Plot: gay, brother brother relationship, illegal immigrant, immigrants, gay interest, mexican immigrant, interracial couple, gigolo, gay wedding, art dealer, gay latino, mexican american
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.2
 449
Dutchman (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
Story: A young conservative black man, minding his own business, rides a nearly empty subway car. The only other passenger, a blonde vixen looking for trouble, sizes him up. Sexual tension, racial bigotry and righteous fury collide in a razor's edge ...
Style: suspense, allegory, neo noir, cult film
Plot: black man white woman relationship, racism, racial issues, subway, racist, humiliation, flirting, claustrophobia, interracial relations, naivete, victim, seduction ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 221
Foreign Body (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Tunisia, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the turbulent aftermath of the Tunisian revolution, young Samia flees her homeland. She braves hostile seas in the crossing to France, but once there she finds that her struggles have only just begun. With no friends, no family, and — most ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: immigrants, accusation, illegal immigrant, social problems, life is a bitch, female protagonist, job seeking, restaurant, death of brother, widow, belly dancing, photograph ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 204
Marie-Line (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman learns to care for others when she's forced to help people on the wrong side of the law in this drama. Marie-Line (Muriel Robin) is a single woman in her mid-forties who oversees the cleaning crew at a large office building. On the job, ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, serious
Plot: husband wife relationship, illegal immigrant, refugee, illegitimate child, psychological abuse, love, deportation, mother daughter relationship, pregnancy, cleaning lady, chase, deaf ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%