Movies like Orange Girl

If you like "Orange Girl" you are looking for movies about / with philosophy, father son relationship, airplane, skiing, teenage boy, painting and letter themes of Drama and Romance genre shot in Norway or Germany.
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Orange Girl (2009)
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Orange Girl (2009)
Original name: Appelsinpiken
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Norway, Germany, Spain
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The film is based on a 2003 novel by the same name, written by Norwegian author Jostein Gaarder. The main character is the young boy Georg who one day finds a long letter from his deceased father. The letter tells, among other things, about the father's youthful love for the mysterious "orange girl" (appelsinpiken), and leaves a mystery for Georg to solve.
Plot: philosophy, father son relationship, airplane, skiing, teenage boy, painting, letter, art school, telescope, kiss, orange, bare chested boy, female director
Place: spain

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Most similar movies to Orange Girl

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, sentimental, realistic and sexy films with plots about father son relationship, kiss, female nudity, family relations, teenage boy, love and romance and sex mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Orange Girl: Backroads (1997), True Love (2004), Impossible Love (1977), Love to Eternity (1972), Dotonbori River (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Backroads (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Spain, 1974. A teenager and his father are traveling in a car that is the only property they have. Their life is a continuous move by desolate coastal apartments in the tourism low season. When forced to change route and get away from sea, their ...
Style: road movie, sexy, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: on the road, salesman, love, virgin, couples, family relations, village, village life, rebelliousness, parents and children, teenage life, love triangle ...
Time: 70s
Place: spain, europe
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95%
 6.0
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True Love (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Seven short stories about growing up gay in America and searching for true love.
Style: anthology
Plot: gay, gay interest, lgbt, teenage boy, coming of age, infidelity, closeted homosexual, one night stand, blackmail, coming out, family relations, father son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Impossible Love (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Rich Spanish landowner Alvaro is torn between his wife Elvira and two other women in his life. He's also worried about the fact that both his father and grandfather were murdered by Spanish revolutionaries in the house he's inherited.
Plot: revolutionary, murder of father, mansion, landowner, inheritance, husband wife relationship, murder, family curse
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Love to Eternity (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Liza slowly replaces Melampo, Giorgio's dog. While she accepts it, Giorgio forces her to wear collars and leashes.
Style: grotesque
Plot: perversion, submission, female nudity, sex, dog, love, erotica, island, isolation, boat, sea, nude swimming ...
Time: 70s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Dotonbori River (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A poignant love story between a 29-year-old woman, who has once been a prostitute but is now the mistress of a wealthy jewelry merchant, and a 19-year-old college student.
Plot: first sex, male female relationship, striptease, female nudity, river, billiards, stripper, father son relationship, painter, breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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3some (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In an attempt to help his friend with his impotence, Jaime sets up two friends together. But after the failure, he comes in to help. What first appeared to be just a sexual experience evolves to a full romantic relationship of three people.
Style: romantic, sexy, atmospheric, captivating
Plot: threesome, love, love triangle, sex scene, friendship, painter, drawing, dreaming, nude model, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, artist, painting ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Origin of Violence (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A French teacher makes a startling discovery while on a trip to Buchenwald.
Style: captivating, disturbing, exciting, romantic, touching ...
Plot: family secret, teacher, secret, concentration camp, fear, police, murder, fight, nazi, accusation, family relations, restaurant ...
Place: germany, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Love on a Horse (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A son and his stepmother, without noticing their father/husband peeping at them, make love on a horse. The father, while being a painter, gets inspired and begins a new painting that creates tension between them.
Plot: painting, father son relationship, painter, horse, older man younger woman sex, estranged son, father murders son, nudity (full frontal - brief), self mutilation, cuckold, female masturbation, love triangle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Summer Games (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The story of an adult and a teenage couple during a brief summer holiday by the sea. While Nic's parents remain trapped in a precarious mutual dependency despite repeated attempts at reconciliation, their 12-year-old son tries to come to terms ...
Style: serious, sincere, sentimental, realistic, touching
Plot: coming of age, family problems, love and romance, family relations, dysfunctional family, parents and children, resort, father son relationship, teenage girl, husband wife relationship, teenage boy, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 470
Keeper (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, Switzerland, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Maxime and Mélanie are a typical teenage couple. Like most lovestruck fifteen-year-olds, they can't get enough of each other and they think they'll be together forever. But when Mélanie becomes pregnant, their worlds are rocked.
Style: touching, captivating, tense, sentimental, psychological ...
Plot: young love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, teenage boy, pregnancy, teenager, mother daughter relationship, baby, father son relationship, parents and children, family relations, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Waiting Game (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The two friends Sarah and Amy runs an art gallery in a small town in New England. They share not only the art gallery, but also the longing for true love. Sarah's Uncle Lowell from Mexico pays a unexpected visit. This will be the start of an ...
Plot: train, deception, kidnapping, redhead, gallery, painting, party, computer, subterfuge, uncle niece relationship, undercover agent, intruder ...
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59%
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 105
Alma gitana (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young man who wants to become a professional dancer falls in love with a gypsy girl and gets in conflict with her totally different cultural background. But love can overcome these differences..
Style: inter cultural, multicultural
Plot: race, african, tradition versus modernity, immigration, racism, illegal immigration, gypsy, racial discrimination, racist, discrimination, racial slur, culture clash ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.9
 206
Cyanide (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Switzerland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Thirteen years old Achille is waiting for his father to return from prison. Will everything go as planned and could the family survive?
Style: psychological, suspense, disturbing, bleak
Plot: father son relationship, boy in peril, betrayal, teenage boy, prison, responsibility, life is a bitch, crimes, brutality, violence, birthday, teenager ...
Place: switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
In The French Style (1963)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young American art student must decide whether to stay in Paris with her boyfriend or go back to the U.S. when her wealthy father arrives to bring her back.
Plot: painting, coming of age, independence, romance, father daughter relationship, art student, art
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Devil in the Flesh (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: She was a married woman, tone apart from her husband. He was an innocent schoolboy on the verge of manhood. While the world was at war, they found comfort in each others arms and shared an impossible love that couldn't possibly continue... and ...
Plot: male female relationship, male nudity, lust, coming of age, teen angst, love triangle, teenager, sexual awakening, world war one, teenage boy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.8
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Off Shore (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Andi has come to Fuerteventura to see his estranged father Chris, who left the family years ago to live on the island and hasn't been heard from since. The local surfer clique welcomes Andi with open arms and he quickly falls for surfing ...
Style: suspenseful, touching
Plot: gay, secret, friendship, friend, father son relationship, love triangle, estranged father, romantic triangle, family secret, gay interest, family relations, gay relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.0
 257
Dandy (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in Paris during the 1960s, a group of stylish teenagers hang out at a club called the Drugstore. Shy Philippe wants to meet a girl but he doesn't know how to go about it. Experienced Nathalie invites him and his friend Marc to the birthday ...
Plot: insecurity, businessman, summer vacation, striptease, first sex, teenage girl, swimming, shyness, male nudity, friend, sex, teenage boy ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Blood and Sand (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Remake of the tale of an acclaimed matador who finds himself involved with a beautiful woman, jeopardizing both his marriage and career.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, sexual, atmospheric ...
Plot: bullfighting, adultery, destructive relationship, couples, curses spells and rituals, sexual relations, apocalypse, love triangle, infidelity, tragic love, love affair, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 6.3
 2K
Second Skin (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Diego is a doctor who has fallen in love with a married man with a son. Against the advice of his boss and best friend, he continues his affair with Alberto. The consequences of this affair profoundly alter not only the two men's lives, but ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, gay love, coming out, gay relationship, family problems, romance, couples, crumbling marriage, love affair, gay sex, homosexual ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Chhoti Si Mulaqat (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Shanker Choudhury's (Tarun Bose) mother (Pratima Devi), at the pleas of her dying husband, marries off his (Shanker's) daughter to a youth. Both the children are under-age and do not know nor understand that they have been married.
Plot: fiancee, vacation, skiing, wedding, death, grandmother granddaughter relationship, marriage, lawyer, jealousy, teenage girl, party, heart attack ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.7
 12K
Indignation (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, China, Brazil, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In 1951, Marcus Messner, a working-class Jewish student from New Jersey, attends a small Ohio college, where he struggles with anti-Semitism, sexual repression, and the ongoing Korean War.
Style: intellectual, exciting, stylized, melancholic, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, jewish, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, atheist, romance, existentialism, adolescence, student, war, jewish life ...
Time: 50s, year 1951, year 1955, 20th century
Place: ohio, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Without Witness (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In visiting his ex-wife’s apartment a man learns that she plans to remarry a scientist named Valentin Shlyakhov. In his past, the man wrote a scathing letter about Shlyakhov which greatly impacted his career. Fearing that this information will ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: ex husband ex wife relationship, domestic violence, family secret, parenthood, anonymous letter, classical music, lie, seduction, letter, russian, father son relationship, family relations ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The River Why (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young man abandons his family for a solitary life of fly-fishing. His goal was to find his own way in the fishing world and thereby find himself and love.
Style: atmospheric, sincere, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: youth, wilderness, obsessive quest, solitude, self discovery, escapades, fall in love, philosophy, leaving home, nature, river, sexual content ...
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Martin Eden (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The tale of an individualist proletarian in a time marked by the rise of mass political movements. In early 20th-century Italy, illiterate sailor Martin Eden seeks fame as a writer while torn between the love of a bourgeois girl and allegiance to ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, sentimental, sweet ...
Plot: love at first sight, class struggle, individualism, love and romance, rags to riches, social differences, love affair, secret love, couples, young lovers, love triangle, follow your dream ...
Time: 70s
Place: naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.4
 213
Extramuros (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: This 1985 Spanish film reveals one of the many terrible aspects of 16th century Spain, still plagued by the radical Christian Inquisition, one of a plethora of difficulties Spaniards faced at the time. Spanish super star Carmen Maura plays a nun ...
Plot: female homosexuality, catholicism, lgbt, exile, miraculous event, dying, death, lesbian love, lesbian relationship, inquisition, controversy, lesbian ...
Time: 16th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
 70
Bamse (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Christer Berg dies in a car crash and is found with a teddy bear named "Bamse". His son, also named Christer finds out that Bamse belongs to his father's lover Barbro Persson. He tries to humiliate her, introducing her to his mother ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: infidelity, car accident, flashback, death of father, husband wife relationship, death, father son relationship, fall in love, male female relationship, death of lover, last will and testament, teddy bear ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Tides of Hope (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Donald is a Nigerian immigrant who after being expelled from Spain three years ago, has returned to meet again with Teresa, with whom he had a secret love affair. But on arrival he finds that she has married and is mother of a child. However, the ...
Plot: emigration, female director
Place: spain, andalusia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
365 Days : This Day (2022)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Laura and Massimo are back and hotter than ever. But the reunited couple's new beginning is complicated by Massimo’s family ties and a mysterious man who enters Laura’s life to win her heart and trust, at any cost.
Style: sexual, sexy
Plot: bdsm, rich man poor woman, female nudity, love, mafia, sex scene, parents, male nudity, secret, girl, making love, heart ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Unconditional Love (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Arthur Egeli directs this multifaceted romance set on the beaches of Cape Cod, the story of young painter Steven Buchanan (Pablo Bryant) and his interactions with three beautiful women vying to be his muse. There's Melissa (Isabelle Dahlin), ...
Plot: painting, artist, art gallery, male nudity, party, female nudity, beach, sex scene, pubic hair, female full frontal nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Burning Flowers (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Hermann is working as a delivery boy for a florist after school time. One day he is delivering a bouquet of flowers to Rosa Stern, a woman in the beginning of her 40's who live behind heavy curtains in an apartment filled with a secretive ...
Plot: flower shop, delivery man, riding a bicycle, flowers, teen drinking, teenager, voyeur, manipulative woman, school teacher, teenage protagonist, gym class, caught having sex ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%