Movies like A Fantastic Woman

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A Fantastic Woman (2017)
 7.2
 21K
A Fantastic Woman (2017)
Original name: Una mujer fantástica
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
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, sentimental, captivating, melancholic, suspenseful
Plot: death of lover, waitress, transsexual, loss, love, female protagonist, police, death, church, restaurant, singing, hallucination, funeral, gender, apartment, singer, dog, dancing, female nudity, lgbt, lovers, hospital, sister sister relationship, birthday, power ...
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 touching, realistic, melancholic and sincere films with plots about love, singing, kiss, nudity (full frontal - brief), hospital, father son relationship and death mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like A Fantastic Woman: The Children Act (2017), All About My Mother (1999), Eternity (2016), Girl (2018), Wanderer (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, captivating, rough
Plot: lawyer, marriage crisis, illness, hospital, moral dilemma, nurse, husband wife relationship, dying, professor, infidelity, female protagonist, judge ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: touching, emotional, stylized, realistic, tense ...
Plot: transvestism, prostitute, birthday, transsexual, aids, friends, friendship, redemption, lesbian, homosexual, heist, letter ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: spain, barcelona, madrid, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 5.6
 1K
Eternity (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story of the women and relationships that define a family across a century.
Style: family saga, sincere, touching, sentimental, melancholic
Plot: family relations, eternity, birth, family history, love, family values, life & death, storytelling, loss of spouse, loss of child, widow, based on a novel ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 7.2
 11K
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.
Style: based on true events, thought provoking, sentimental, inspirational, disturbing ...
Plot: transsexual, male nudity, ballerina, sexual desire, first sexual experience, gender identity, brother sister relationship, teenager, single father, father daughter relationship, transsexuality, lgbt teen ...
Time: 2010s
Place: antwerp, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 5.5
 91
Wanderer (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Another story of a young and beautiful singer, whose beauty and ambition and a lack of happiness, an obstacle to reach the top but a shortcut to an untimely death.
Plot: tragic event, jealousy, gun, singer, restaurant, pistol, harmonica, heart attack, poker, orchestra, highway, tragic love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.2
 778
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, loss of wife, answering machine message, allergy, fatal accident, hairdresser, affair, sea, death of wife, sex scene, cremation, haircut ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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.
Style: sexy, psychological, sentimental, realistic, captivating
Plot: gambling, love, paris metro, debt, addiction, sex scene, fall in love, passion, couples, society, sexuality, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.8
 312
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: construction site, dog, punched in the face, song, barking dog, police, undressing, singing, bare breasts, female protagonist, badminton, unemployed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Take Me Somewhere Nice (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Duration: 91 min.
Story: On the edge of adulthood, Alma leaves her mother’s home in the Netherlands and travels to her native Bosnia to visit the father she’s never met. But from the start nothing goes as planned. Her cousin Emir gives her a frosty reception and mocks ...
Plot: female director, shopping mall, magician, sex scene, lake, magic, tunnel, hospital, vomiting, cemetery, grave, corpse ...
Place: bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.8
 1K
Sparrows (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland, Denmark, Croatia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story follows a 16-year-old Icelandic boy, Ari, who lives with his mother in Reykjavík, She has to leave the country for a new job, sending him back to the small town of his youth. There he finds his old friend, suddenly a young woman with a ...
Style: captivating, sincere, suspenseful, melancholic
Plot: coming of age, sex scene, small town, teenage boy, father son relationship, childhood friend, absent mother, financial crisis, kiss, grandmother, female nudity, punched in the face ...
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, touching, humorous, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: couples, parents and children, youth, homecoming, reunion, estrangement, easter, love and romance, gender, gays and lesbians, college, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.5
 113
Lola (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Just when Lola, 18 years old and transgender, learns that she can finally have surgery, her mother, who is her only financial support, passes away. Abiding by her mother’s last wishes, Lola and her father, who are permanently in conflict and have ...
Style: road movie
Plot: transsexual, death of mother, lgbt, estranged father, money, rainstorm, punched in the face, restaurant, father daughter conflict, 18 year old, thunderstorm, paint ...
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Daughters of the Sun (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Amangol (Altinay Ghelich Taghani) is the eldest daughter in a poor rural family. To help support them, her head is shaven and begins work as a boy named Aman in an isolated carpet weaving shop. The girls who work there are beaten by the owner, as is ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, captivating
Plot: secret, friendship, impostor, employer employee relationship, love, disguise, mother daughter relationship, exploitation, death, death of mother, love triangle, cousin cousin relationship ...
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 director, female homosexuality, lgbt, class reunion, high school reunion, death of lover, weekend, singer, marriage, kiss, song ...
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.7
 2K
The Midwife (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Claire is a midwife and has devoted her life to others. At a moment when she is preoccupied by the imminent closure of the maternity clinic where she works, her life is further turned upside down when Béatrice, her father's former mistress, ...
Style: suspense, sincere, captivating, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: doctor, illness, hospital, cancer, surgery, friendship, friend, drinking, student, death, hospital room, chemotherapy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arc de triomphe paris, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
My Own Private Idaho (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this loose adaptation of Shakespeare's "Henry IV," Mike Waters is a gay hustler afflicted with narcolepsy. Scott Favor is the rebellious son of a mayor. Together, the two travel from Portland, Oregon to Idaho and finally to the ...
Style: surreal, road movie, touching, serious, captivating ...
Plot: homosexuality, homosexual, gay sex, friendship, gays and lesbians, gay, male prostitution, prostitution, male friendship, friendship between men, male prostitute, alienation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: idaho, seattle, usa, italy, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.4
 3K
Sunset Song (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The daughter of a Scottish farmer comes of age in the early 1900s.
Style: captivating, psychological, realistic, tense
Plot: shepherd, farmer, love, father daughter relationship, female protagonist, world war one, sex scene, execution, village, death of father, father son relationship, marriage proposal ...
Time: 1910s
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Lover for a Day (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The story of a father, his 23-year-old daughter who goes back home one day because she has just been dumped, and his new girlfriend, who is also 23 and lives with him.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, rough, bleak
Audience: chick flick
Plot: age difference, lover, lovers, infidelity, father daughter relationship, betrayal, love, lie, french algerian war, older man younger woman relationship, couples, teacher student relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 6.7
 1K
Diane (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Diane is a devoted friend and caretaker, particularly to her drug-addicted son. But as those around her begin to drift away in the last quarter of her life, she is left to reckon with past choices and long-dormant memories.
Style: rough, melancholic, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: drug addiction, mother son relationship, friendship, memory, family relations, old woman, depression, religion, church, dying, husband wife relationship, nurse ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
 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: sincere, touching, emotional, romantic, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, golden years, lovers reunited, love triangle, crumbling marriage, family problems, aging, male female relationship, loneliness, husband wife relationship, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 1940s, 1950s, 50s, 70s
Place: melbourne australia, adelaide south australia, belgium, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.4
 5K
Wild Reeds (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: As the Algerian War draws to a close, a teenager with a girlfriend starts feeling homosexual urges for two of his classmates: a country boy, and a French-Algerian intellectual.
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, sentimental, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, gay, love triangle, friendship, politics, coming out, boarding school, male homosexuality, gays and lesbians, gay teenager, gay sex, bittersweet ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: france, algeria, europe, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.4
 139
Levelland (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A coming-of-age drama, with skateboards, set in Texas.
Plot: mental institution, listening to music, mental illness, food, friendship, song, female nudity, parking lot, teenage girl, swimming pool, ulcer, teenage boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Ladybird Ladybird (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Maggie has had four children, by four different fathers, removed by social services because of a previous violent relationship. When she meets Jorge, a gentle Latin American refugee, she gradually sees her chance for happiness, but her history still ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, suspense, biting, sincere ...
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, social worker, children, love, working class, fighting the system, immigrants, dysfunctional family, family problems, family life, temperamental ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, paraguay, liverpool, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Around the Bend (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A tale of four generations of men, all of whom have had their offspring at a young age: a great-grandfather, a grandfather, a father in his twenties and a son who is about 7 years old. When the oldest member passes away, the trio heads out on the ...
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, emotional, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: redemption, family relations, family gatherings, self discovery, reunion, human nature, parents and children, estrangement, on the road, bus, van, archaeologist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico, los angeles, albuquerque new mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.3
 17K
The Son's Room (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A psychoanalyst and his family go through profound emotional trauma when their son dies in a scuba diving accident.
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, meditative, lyrical ...
Plot: psychoanalysis, regret, loss of son, parents and children, family problems, overcoming, hopes, family in crisis, redemption, marriage crisis, loss of child, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: touching, sentimental, melancholic, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, culture clash, coming of age, life turned upside down, starting over, unwanted pregnancy, teenage life, family disapproval, society, parents and children, gay slur, religion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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, sexual, disturbing, sexy, touching ...
Plot: prostitute, sexual abuse, family relations, society, lifestyle, nudity (full frontal - brief), power relations, rise to the top, parents and children, rich and poor, life is a bitch, sexual relations ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1880s
Place: amsterdam, europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.2
 3K
Normal (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A Midwestern husband and father announces his plan to have a sex change operation.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, psychological, thought provoking ...
Plot: transsexual, gender bending, gender, family problems, parents and children, society, unfulfillment, family drama, sexuality, lgbt, depression, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: illinois, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
 171
Melting Away (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Shlomo who discovers in his son's Assaf room, women's clothing and accessories, decides to 'teach the boy a lesson'. When Assaf returns to his parents' home on a rainy night from a party, his attempts to enter home fail. His ...
Style: realistic, touching, thought provoking, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: transsexual, terminal illness, parents and children, family relations, gender, bittersweet, father son relationship, hospital, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, family in crisis, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.0
 90
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: foster child, abortion, doctor, teacher, baby, bus, beach, newspaper, adoption, female protagonist, seaside, newborn baby ...
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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