Movies like A Fantastic Woman

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A Fantastic Woman (2017)
 7.2
 18K
A Fantastic Woman (2017)
Original name: Una mujer fantástica
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Germany, Spain, USA
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
Plot: singer, death of lover, waitress, women, loss, love, dog, dancing, death, female nudity, transsexual, church, sister sister relationship, restaurant, birthday, power, singing, talented, female protagonist, fear, nightclub, kiss, talent, funeral, waterfall ...
Place: south america, chile

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Most similar movies to A Fantastic Woman

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and talky films with plots about singing, kiss, singer, female nudity, dancing, husband wife relationship and male nudity mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like A Fantastic Woman: Long Excuses (2016), Levelland (2003), The Children Act (2017), Everything Relative (1996), I Am a Soldier (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.3
 678
Long Excuses (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A recently widowed writer whose wife died in a bus crash comes to terms with his grief—or lack of it—in caring for the children of a working man who also lost his wife in the same accident.
Plot: loss, birthday cake, sex scene, sea, phone ringing, based on a novel, japanese girl, blowing out candles on a birthday cake, affair, infidelity, hairdresser, death of wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.8
 135
Levelland (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A coming-of-age drama, with skateboards, set in Texas.
Plot: ex husband ex wife relationship, sunbathing, ping pong, car wash, teacher student relationship, marital separation, coach, oil company, coming of age, skinny dipping, skateboard, punk rock ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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.
Plot: teenage boy, teenager, husband wife relationship, 17 year old, religion, female judge, leukemia, blood transfusion, moral dilemma, childless couple, newspaper, judge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Everything Relative (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Old college chums get together for a weekend reunion that is bound to open old wounds and perhaps heal them. New romances find a spark while old ones rekindle.
Plot: lesbian, class reunion, female homosexuality, lesbianism, love, politics, swimming, brother sister relationship, grandmother granddaughter relationship, lesbian mother, pregnancy, italian american ...
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 5.8
 292
I Am a Soldier (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A social drama about a woman who is obligated to return to her parents’ home and agrees to work for her uncle in a doghouse.
Plot: female protagonist, bare breasts, female full frontal nudity, undressing, dead dog, dinner, singing, birthday, female nudity, police, barking dog, song ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Sacred Family (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 99 min.
Story: It's Easter in the beach house of a Chilean well-to-do and nowadays family. A self-centered and successful father, a disoriented mother and a son overshadowed by his successful father. The three of them, wait for the arrival of the son's ...
Style: semi serious, sexual, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: easter, gays and lesbians, beach, estrangement, youth, college, infidelity, parents and children, homecoming, reunion, gender, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.5
 712
The Men's Club (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Seven men have a group session and share their feelings on women, love, life and work.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, talky
Plot: working class, friendship, infidelity, midlife crisis, erection, buddies, couple relations, unfulfillment, social relations, battle of the sexes, love triangle, parents and children ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.2
 5K
Girl (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A 15-year-old girl, born in a boy's body, dreams of becoming a ballerina and will push her body to its limits in order for her dream to succeed.
Plot: lgbt, gay, female nudity, bare breasts, dancing, doctor, self mutilation, father daughter relationship, kiss, birthday, shower, blowing out candles on a birthday cake ...
Time: 2010s
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 5.7
 7K
Goat (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Reeling from a terrifying assault, a nineteen year old enrolls into college with his brother and pledges the same fraternity. What happens there, in the name of 'brotherhood,' tests him and his loyalty in brutal ways.
Plot: fraternity, student, college, sibling relationship, brother brother relationship, apology, party, friendship, beer, blood, friend, drinking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.1
 5K
I Smile Back (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Laney is an attractive, intelligent suburban wife and devoted mother of two adorable children. She has the perfect husband who plays basketball with the kids in the driveway, a pristine house, and a shiny SUV for carting the children to their next ...
Style: serious, gloomy, touching, realistic
Plot: mental illness, suburbs, wealthy family, addiction, family problems, going straight, redemption, dysfunctional family, hopes, life is a bitch, suburban life, anal sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.7
 321
Rebel (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: This drama is set in World War II Australia, where an American Marine, Rebel is recuperating from wounds suffered in battle. He is weary of war and is intent on going AWOL and escaping from Australia. He becomes infatuated with a local singer, Kathy ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: soldier, nightclub, romance, love affair, love triangle, war, tragic love, military life, wartime life, fall in love, love and romance, military ...
Time: year 1942
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.2
 109
Paradise (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Televangelist Bobby Paradise "saw God" in some space debris when he was returning to Earth as an astronaut. Or at least he was convinced he did by his wife, a Cape Canaveral groupie at the time Bobby was with NASA. Now they have built up ...
Plot: chapel, death of husband, marriage, father son relationship, faith, kiss, song, prayer, bible, stadium, christian, motorcycle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Treat Me Like Fire (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Revolves around the relationship between a gambling addict and a young woman who falls madly in love with him and will stop at nothing to win his heart.
Plot: gambling, telephone call, restaurant, kiss, marriage proposal, blood, sex scene, addiction, debt, bare breasts, birthday, love ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Love in a Fish Bowl (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Waitress Saara meets handsome journalist Joni, and soon moves in to live with him. Joni tries his best to satisfy Saara sexually but, disturbed by violent lesbian fantasies, she is unable to experience orgasm. Trying to cope with the situation, ...
Plot: waitress, journalist, sex, love, young adult, sexual identity, frigidity, female friendship, restaurant, wedding, community, parent child relationship ...
Time: 1990s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.9
 12K
Tetro (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Argentina, Spain, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Bennie travels to Buenos Aires to find his long-missing older brother, a once-promising writer who is now a remnant of his former self. Bennie's discovery of his brother's near-finished play might hold the answer to understanding their ...
Style: serious, gloomy, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: love, confession, ego, rivalry, ship, haunted by the past, family secret, musician, immigrants, siblings relations, injury, search ...
Time: future
Place: argentina, usa, new york, south america, patagonia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.3
 10K
Certain Women (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The lives of four women intersect in small-town America, where each is imperfectly blazing a trail.
Plot: lesbian interest, loneliness, flirting, affair, dysfunctional relationship, man crying, driving, mirror, brother sister relationship, mountain, garden, classroom ...
Time: year 1959, 2010s, year 1966, year 1918, year 1975
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.6
 316
Sub terra (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 1897, in Lota, Chile, in the face of long days, low pay, debts to the company store, unsafe and deadly working conditions, and widespread child labor, men try to establish a miners' association at one of the largest coal mines in the world. ...
Style: serious, epic, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: school, fighting the system, family business, estate, political unrest, romance, racism, working class, injustice, life is a bitch, rebellion, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Echo Park, L.A. (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As Magdalena's 15th birthday approaches, her simple, blissful life is complicated by the discovery that she's pregnant. Kicked out of her house, she finds a new family with her great-granduncle and gay cousin.
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: coming of age, pregnancy, culture clash, infidelity, eviction, reconciliation, gays and lesbians, starting over, parents and children, romance, teenage life, urban ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 2K
Katie Tippel (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the late 19th century, a young woman moves to Amsterdam with her family and tries to make a living. Preyed upon by various men, she nonetheless rises in society.
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, touching, sexual
Plot: prostitute, sexual abuse, strong sexual content, rise to the top, rich and poor, society, parents and children, sexual relations, life is a bitch, couples, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1880s
Place: amsterdam, europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Delta of Venus (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A struggling American writer and a fellow American expatriate begin a sordid affair among the chaos and discord of 1940 Paris, France on the brink of World War II.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, jealousy, violence, soldier, secret, sex, romance, femme fatale, writer's life, destructive relationship, love affair ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: europe, france, england, paris france, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
I Want to Be a Woman (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: José Maria is a seventeen year old boy; his father is a successful restaurant owner in a town some distance from Barcelona, in Spain. The boy is intelligent and sensitive, but his mannerisms and habits, and lack of masculine drive, lead him to get ...
Plot: cabaret, entertainer, premarital sex, male female relationship, cult, hairdresser, nightclub, transsexual, singing, female nudity, singer, crying ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Bread and Roses (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Maya is a quick-witted young woman who comes over the Mexican border without papers and makes her way to the LA home of her older sister Rosa. Rosa gets Maya a job as a janitor: a non-union janitorial service has the contract, the foul-mouthed ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, disturbing, thought provoking ...
Plot: janitor, politics, working class, labor union, immigrants, deportation, realism, boss and employee, socialism, injustice, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, guatemala, mexico city, tijuana mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.4
 26K
Live Flesh (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A scorned ex-convict forces himself into the lives of the couple who put him behind bars.
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, sexual, gloomy ...
Plot: strong sexual content, lust, adultery, infidelity, prostitute, bus, paraplegic, sexual relations, basketball, obsession, suicide, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: madrid, spain, europe, barcelona spain, sarajevo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 7.5
 2K
Innocence (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After more than forty years apart, Andreas and Claire embark on an affair as reckless and intense as when they were young lovers. Widowed musician Andreas decides to get back in touch with his one great love, Claire, who is still married to her ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, love affair, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, golden years, crumbling marriage, love, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 1950s, 1940s
Place: melbourne australia, belgium, adelaide south australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
 6K
Nine Lives (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Captives of the very relationships that define and sustain them, nine women resiliently meet the travails and disappointments of life.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, friendship, pregnancy, abortion, human nature, couple relations, dysfunctional family, love affair, parents and children, terminal illness, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
All About My Mother (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A single mother in Madrid sees her only son die on his birthday as he runs to seek an actress' autograph. Beside herself with grief, she returns to Barcelona to tell the boy's father about the death of the son he never knew he had.
Style: emotional, stylized, realistic, serious, touching ...
Plot: transvestism, prostitute, birthday, actress, transsexual, lesbian, aids, redemption, friendship, transplant, nun, autograph ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: spain, madrid, barcelona spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 935
Spa Night (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young Korean-American man works to reconcile his obligations to his struggling immigrant family with his burgeoning sexual desires in the underground world of gay hookups at Korean spas in Los Angeles.
Plot: spa, lgbt, gay, coming of age, shyness, undressing, female female kiss, closeted homosexual, male male kiss, grandmother grandson relationship, gay sex, korean american ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
How Harry Became a Tree (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, UK, Ireland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: his drama is set in rural Ireland. Believing that "a man is measured by his enemies", Harry Maloney ('Colm Meany' ) sets out to ruin George O'Flaherty - the most powerful man in town, who not only owns the local pub and most ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: village, obsessive quest, village life, life is a bitch, family relations, social relations, cabbage, infidelity, adultery, abusive father, wedding night, verbal abuse ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Spitfire Grill (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Percy, upon being released from prison, goes to the small town of Gillead, to find a place where she can start over again. She is taken in by Hannah, to help out at her place, the Spitfire Grill. Percy brings change to the small town, stirring ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: small town, prison, friendship, redemption, church, self discovery, false accusation, couples, social relations, friends, going straight, starting over ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, usa, kentucky, ohio, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Love Song for Bobby Long (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A headstrong young woman returns to New Orleans after the death of her estranged mother.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: friendship, book, haunted by the past, loss of friend, nervous breakdown, funeral, professor, singer, alcohol abuse, alcohol, little girl, house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, alabama, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%