Movies like A Fantastic Woman

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A Fantastic Woman (2017)
 7.2
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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: death of lover, waitress, singer, women, loss, love, implied fellatio, talented, lover, talent, gender, determination, power, aspiring singer, cruelty, strobe light, prejudice, affair, celebration, fear, ceremony, men's locker room, male in shower, locker room, male underwear ...
Place: chile, south america

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Most similar movies to A Fantastic Woman

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, talky and melancholic films with plots about husband wife relationship, singing, kiss, dancing, singer, drinking and telephone call mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like A Fantastic Woman: Love in a Fish Bowl (1993), The Sacred Family (2005), Levelland (2003), Everything Relative (1996), The Children Act (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, sexual identity, frigidity, young adult, sex, love, journalist, wedding, restaurant, female friendship, city, sexual attraction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, estrangement, beach, college, youth, infidelity, parents and children, homecoming, reunion, gender, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.8
 135
Levelland (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A coming-of-age drama, with skateboards, set in Texas.
Plot: teenage girl, teenager, infidelity, video camera, musician, band, trophy, female nudity, peeping tom, bare breasts, car accident, loss of father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, female homosexuality, class reunion, recovering alcoholic, political activist, artificial insemination, reunion, infertility, hollywood, mexican american, aids, death of lover ...
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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: childless couple, following someone, female judge, leukemia, marital problem, acoustic guitar, poetry, blood transfusion, telling a joke, wet clothes, crisis of faith, moral dilemma ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.2
 656
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, family, phone ringing, based on a novel, japanese girl, blowing out candles on a birthday cake, answering machine message, haircut, bus accident, japanese woman, fatal accident, allergy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Florida Project (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times.
Plot: motel, children, child, friendship, mother daughter relationship, parent child relationship, drug use, women, drug addiction, poverty, little girl, childhood ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Manchester by the Sea (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: After his older brother passes away, Lee Chandler is forced to return home to care for his 16-year-old nephew. There he is compelled to deal with a tragic past that separated him from his family and the community where he was born and raised.
Style: psychological, melancholic, dramatic, emotional, heartbreaking ...
Plot: death, hospital, nephew, loss, house fire, sadness, funeral, grief, boat, dysfunctional family, mental health, brother ...
Time: 2010s
Place: massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Experience Preferred... But Not Essential (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A shy, introverted young girl takes a summer job at a seaside resort in Wales, where she finds the staff, the owners and patrons unlike anyone she has ever met before.
Style: humorous, colourful, melancholic, witty, talky ...
Plot: waitress, hotel, introvert, seaside town, sleepwalking, restaurant, seaside, relationships, love, coming-of-age, coming of age, loneliness ...
Place: mine, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Sea of Trees (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A suicidal American befriends a Japanese man lost in a forest near Mt. Fuji and the two search for a way out.
Plot: suicidal, funeral, doctor, cancer, loss, forest, blonde, pills, mouth to mouth resuscitation, wedding ring, brain tumor, wine drinking ...
Place: japan, mount fuji
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 18K
Wonder Wheel (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of four characters whose lives intertwine amid the hustle and bustle of the Coney Island amusement park in the 1950s: Ginny, an emotionally volatile former actress now working as a waitress in a clam house; Humpty, Ginny’s rough-hewn ...
Plot: ferris wheel, women, cigarette smoking, psychiatrist, wife, boardwalk, arsonist, second marriage, unhappy wife, pyromaniac, working class, summer ...
Time: 1950s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.1
 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: boxing match, cheese, reverend, television show, private jet, hymn, senator, pianist, gospel music, diet, stadium, boxer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Year of the Tiger (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A prison inmate escapes from his wrecked penitentiary during Chile's February 2010 earthquake.
Plot: prison, devastation, free will, tsunami, freedom, farmer, convict, tiger, penitentiary, catastrophe, escaped convict, coast ...
Time: year 2010
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
 85
Aurora (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After she read in the newspaper that a newborn baby was found in a dumpster, a teacher becomes obsessed with giving it a proper burial.
Plot: abortion, classroom, bird, baby, doctor, teacher, judge, newspaper, adoption, female protagonist, bus, beach ...
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 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, affair, loneliness, flirting, dysfunctional relationship, western music, long underwear, dysfunctional couple, night watchman, fireplace, stable, soup ...
Time: year 1966, 2010s, year 1975, year 1959, year 1918
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Potential Inertia (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Declan Holmes is graduating college, a hard enough time as it is, and heading out into the real world. The loss he experiences is like nothing he has ever known before. 'Potential Inertia' is the story of his journey through a very ...
Plot: graduation, loss, love, college, friendship
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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: gloomy, serious, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: ego, ship, love, rivalry, confession, haunted by the past, family secret, musician, immigrants, siblings relations, brother, cruise ...
Place: argentina, usa, new york, buenos aires argentina, patagonia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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, realistic, touching
Plot: mental illness, suburban life, suburbs, wealthy family, addiction, family problems, going straight, redemption, dysfunctional family, hopes, life is a bitch, anal sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 4.5
 702
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 ⇓
42%
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, house, alcohol, little girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, alabama, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.7
 318
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 ⇓
42%
 5.9
 916
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, male nudity, masturbation, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, shyness, female female kiss, undressing, male male kiss, gay sex ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Katie Says Goodbye (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In order to best save the necessary funds to leave her desolate town and start anew, Katie prostitutes herself to a handful of regulars that frequent the diner she waitresses at. As she draws near to saving the funds she believes her new life ...
Plot: waitress, prostitution, love at first sight, trailer park, coming of age, alcoholic mother, violence against women, first love, quitting a job, poverty, prostitute, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: san francisco, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 5.7
 6K
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, college, student, sibling relationship, brother brother relationship, ritual, sexism, investigation, pizza, u.s. president, loyalty, false accusation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 936
Where Is Kyra? (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Pushed to the brink after losing her job, a woman struggles to survive. As the months pass and her troubles deepen, she embarks on a perilous and mysterious journey that threatens to usurp her life.
Plot: applying lipstick, mailbox, bureaucracy, panic attack, escalator, female bartender, mail, oxygen tank, accomplice, middle aged woman, street life, answering machine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, tijuana mexico, mexico city, guatemala ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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, serious, sincere, 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 ⇓
36%
 7.2
 4K
Wonderland (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: There's little wonder in the working-class lives of Bill, Eileen, and their three grown daughters. They're lonely Londoners. Nadia, a cafe waitress, places personal ads, looking for love; Debbie, a single mom, entertains men at the hair ...
Style: talky, realistic, serious, gloomy, sincere ...
Plot: weekend, working class, waitress, city life, family life, personal ad, sibling relationship, parents and children, urban, life is a bitch, society, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, europe, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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: serious, atmospheric, 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, 1940s, 1950s
Place: belgium, adelaide south australia, melbourne australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 6K
My Mother (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Margherita, a director in the middle of an existential crisis, has to deal with the inevitable and still unacceptable loss of her mother.
Plot: ex husband, filmmaking, loss of mother, mother daughter relationship, dementia, death, singing in a car, flashback, hospital, nightmare, dream, factory ...
Time: 2010s
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%