Movies like Sicilian Ghost Story

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Sicilian Ghost Story (2017)
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Sicilian Ghost Story (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Switzerland
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In a little Sicilian village at the edge of a forest, Giuseppe, a boy of 13, vanishes. Luna, his classmate who loves him, refuses to accept his mysterious disappearance. She rebels against the silence and complicity that surround her, and to find him she descends into the dark world which has swallowed him up and which has a lake as its mysterious entrance.
Style: romantic, enigmatic, dark, touching, suspenseful, mystical, gloomy, weird, based on true events
Plot: disappearance, village, love, teenage love, student, mother daughter relationship, secret, violence, kidnapping, murder, teenage girl, captive, teenage boy, teen angst, dog, teenager, horse, sea, mysticism, forest, puzzle, mother, beach, fire, male nudity ...
Place: sicily

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, captivating, touching and realistic films with plots about love, teenager, teenage girl, murder, love and romance, teenage boy and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres. Some movies like Sicilian Ghost Story: Salvo (2013), Buttwhistle (2014), Everything, Everything (2017), Wild (2016), Undine (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Salvo (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A hitman for the Sicilian Mafia, Salvo is solitary, cold and ruthless. When he sneaks into a house to eliminate a man, he discovers Rita, a young blind girl who powerlessly stands by while her brother is assassinated. Salvo tries to close those ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: hitman, gang war, crimes, murder, mafia, blind girl, romance, fall in love, blind woman, couples, solitary, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, sicily
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 4.1
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Buttwhistle (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ogden Confer is a community college student living with his parents and dealing with the recent loss of his best pal, Rose, when he foils the suicide effort of a mysterious young lady, Beth, who proceeds to make him pay for not minding his own ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: teen drama
Plot: suicide, murder, hate crime, death, friendship, student, obsession, love, teenage boy, young love, patricide, teenager ...
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Everything, Everything (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A teenager who's lived a sheltered life because she's allergic to everything, falls for the boy who moves in next door.
Style: romantic, sincere, captivating, sentimental
Plot: teenage love, teen romance, love, interracial love, teenage boy, teenage girl, neighbor, illness, neighbor neighbor relationship, teenager, teenage protagonist, disease ...
Place: hawaii, los angeles, new york
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Wild (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Although Parsha is the cricket team captain and the brightest student in his year, the beautiful and confident Aarchi is out of his reach. She belongs to a higher caste, her family is rich, and her father is a kingpin in local politics. But Aarchi ...
Style: sincere, romantic, serious, captivating
Plot: rebelliousness, teenage love, teenage boy, love, forbidden love, young love, small town, teenage girl, politician, murder
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Undine (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Undine works as a historian lecturing on Berlin's urban development. When the man she loves leaves her, the ancient myth catches up with her. But falling in love anew, Undine reworks the myth of the mysterious water spirit as a modern ...
Style: serious, emotional, mystical, lyrical, scenic ...
Plot: love affair, murder, female protagonist, love triangle, mysterious woman, mermaid, vengeance, female ghost, redheaded woman, breakup, diving, diver ...
Place: berlin germany
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44%
A Brighter Summer Day (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 237 min.
Story: A boy experiences first love, friendships and injustices growing up in 1960s Taiwan.
Style: serious, realistic, clever, touching, emotional ...
Plot: murder, coming of age, youth, gang, teenage boy, teenage love, bittersweet, fall in love, human nature, teenage life, human spirit, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1961, year 1960, year 1959
Place: taiwan, asia, taipei
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44%
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Caught (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A desperate housewife discovers her husband is having an affair and kidnaps his unsuspecting mistress, but what starts as a prank quickly spirals out of control.
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: mistress, housewife, husband wife relationship, unfaithful husband, teenager, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, woman, attempted murder, captive, kidnapping, prank ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Story of Marie and Julien (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Julien lives alone with his cat. He dreams of Marie, and a few minutes later, he sees her on the street and makes a date. He asks her to move in with him, and she does. Her boyfriend is dead, the rest of her past a mystery. Although they quickly ...
Style: touching, psychological, sincere, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: love affair, love triangle, romance, couple relations, lovers reunited, fall in love, couples, dull life, dishonesty, secret, sex scene, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france
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41%
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My Golden Days (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Paul is preparing to leave Tajikistan, while thinking back on his adolescent years. His childhood, his mother's madness, the parties, the trip to the USSR where he lost his virginity, the friend who betrayed him and the love of his life.
Style: captivating, sincere, suspense, sentimental
Plot: love, breakup, abusive parent, teenage love, teenage boy, student, death of mother, passport, teenage girl, identity theft, anthropology, obsessive love ...
Time: 2000s, 80s
Place: paris france, ussr
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39%
 5.2
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After (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young woman falls for a guy with a dark secret and the two embark on a rocky relationship.
Style: romantic, sexy, emotional, light, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: teen romance, love, college, opposites attract, fall in love, teenage love, teenage boy, virgin, teenage girl, couples, first sexual experience, loss of virginity ...
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39%
Tuck Everlasting (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Natalie Babbitt's award winning book for children comes to the screen in a lavish adaptation from Walt Disney Pictures. Winnie Foster (Alexis Bledel) is a girl in her early teens growing up in the small rural town of Winesap in 1914. ...
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, serious, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: fountain of youth, teenage girl, mysterious stranger, immortality, coming of age, kidnapping, teenage boy, small town, family, first love, parents and children, teenage crush ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 2000s, 19th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Still the Water (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Japan, Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Taking place during the full-moon night of traditional dances in August and set on the Japanese island of Amami-Oshima, the drama centers on a 14-year-old boy who finds a dead body floating in the sea. The young man enlists the help of his ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, touching, light, sincere ...
Plot: teenage love, nature, island, teenage life, mystery, investigation, youth, crimes, love, young love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, swimming ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
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38%
 7.5
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Tell No One (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A man receives a mysterious e-mail appearing to be from his wife, who was murdered years earlier. As he frantically tries to find out whether she's alive, he finds himself being implicated in her death.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, psychological, serious, suspense ...
Plot: frame up, investigation, murder, serial killer, crimes, corpse, haunted by the past, disappearance, dishonesty, grief, false accusation, love ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 2000s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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37%
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Paper Towns (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Quentin Jacobsen has spent a lifetime loving the magnificently adventurous Margo Roth Spiegelman from afar. So when she cracks open a window and climbs back into his life-dressed like a ninja and summoning him for an ingenious campaign of revenge-he ...
Style: exciting, emotional, captivating, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: adolescence, teenage love, teenage boy, teenager, friendship, high school, adventure, youth, love and romance, friends, high school life, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, orlando florida, new jersey
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Beast (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A troubled woman living in an isolated community finds herself pulled between the control of her oppressive family and the allure of a secretive outsider suspected of a series of brutal murders.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, captivating, enigmatic, twist ending ...
Plot: dark past, mother daughter relationship, island, hunting, suspicion, serial killer, sea, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, isolated community, nightmare, loner, beach ...
Time: 20th century
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36%
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Oriana (1985)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Venezuela, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young girl is sent to a South American hacienda, where she learns about the life of her reclusive aunt, Oriana.
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, atmospheric, sincere ...
Plot: family relations, cruelty, beach, murder, estate, curiosity, jungle, religion, love and romance, coming of age, domestic disturbance, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: venezuela, europe, latin america, france
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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 ...
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35%
All Good Things (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Newly-discovered facts, court records and speculation are used to elaborate the true love story and murder mystery of the most notorious unsolved murder case in New York history.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, twists and turns, enigmatic ...
Plot: mystery, disappearance, murder, mentally unstable, missing person, overbearing parent, dysfunctional marriage, investigation, crimes, high society, domestic violence, love affair ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 2000, year 1971, 70s ...
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The Girl in the Fog (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Germany, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Based on the bestselling novel by Donato Carrisi, THE GIRL IN THE FOG is a gripping and chilling thriller that brings us to a hazy mountain village where enigmatic Detective Vogel is investigating on the sudden disappearance of fifteen-year-old Anna ...
Style: realistic, psychological, atmospheric, suspense, tense ...
Plot: investigation, disappearance, media, murder, clue, schoolgirl, community, psychiatrist, teacher, mountain, psychology, vanity ...
Time: contemporary
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32%
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Paranoid Park (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The teenager and skateboarder Alex is interviewed by Detective Richard Lu that is investigating the death of a security guard in the rail yards severed by a train who was apparently hit by a skate board. While dealing with the separation process of ...
Style: surreal, non-linear, enigmatic, melancholic, lyrical ...
Audience: teens
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: captivating, touching, silent film, no music, contemplative
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Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
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Duration: 127 min.
Story: Woo-Jin changes into a different person when he wakes up. He falls in love with Yi-Soo.
Style: romantic, inspirational, touching, sweet, enigmatic ...
Audience: girls' night
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32%
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Beastly (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A curse transforms a handsome and arrogant young man into everything he detests in this contemporary retelling of Beauty and the Beast. Wealthy Kyle Kingson has everything a teenager could want in life, but he still gets off on humiliating the ...
Style: fairy tale, romantic, modern fairy tale, captivating, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, fall in love, true love, love, beast, love and romance, teenage love, popularity, high school hunk, physical appearance, youth ...
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32%
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Boys (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fed up with boarding school and frustrated with the way others have planned his life, John Baker Jr. wants a change -- anything to shake up his staid routine. The moment arrives when he stumbles upon a woman, Patty Vare, unconscious in a field. ...
Style: melancholic, enigmatic, romantic, intense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 90s
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The Illusionist (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 110 min.
Story: With his eye on a lovely aristocrat, a gifted illusionist named Eisenheim uses his powers to win her away from her betrothed, a crowned prince. But Eisenheim's scheme creates tumult within the monarchy and ignites the suspicion of a dogged ...
Style: captivating, surprise ending, enigmatic, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: forbidden love, love triangle, magic, wizards and magicians, death, investigation, murder, magical, rivals, rivalry, fame, secret ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s, 1880s, 1870s
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two young neighbors embark on a first love relationship in which they struggle to remain kids amid the complexities of modern adolescence.
Style: sentimental, touching, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: teens
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29%
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The Unwanted (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Carmilla comes to a rural town where her mother mysteriously disappeared years earlier. She is aided in her quest by an emotionally troubled local girl, with whom she becomes romantically involved. Their relationship ignites the wrath of the ...
Style: twists and turns, touching, psychotronic, psychological, bleak
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, missing mother, murder, secret, love, female protagonist, family relations, woman in danger, countryside ...
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29%
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Disco Pigs (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Pig and Runt born on the same day, in the same hospital, moments apart. Twins, all but by bloodline. Inseparable from birth, they are almost telepathic. They are one, needing no one else, inhabiting a delicate, insular and dangerous world where they ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: friendship, friends, love and romance, youth, couples, obsession, teenage life, couple relations, teenager, love, mental illness, jealousy ...
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Place: europe, ireland, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Honeytrap (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Layla, a 15-year-old living in Brixton, London, becomes involved with a gang and must set up a boy to be killed.
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, suspenseful, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: teenage girl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, urban setting, female protagonist, jealousy, teenage boy, cheating boyfriend, shoplifting, dating, mother son relationship, teen romance, breakup ...
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29%
Beautiful Creatures (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Ethan Wate just wants to get to know Lena Duchannes better, but unbeknownst to him, Lena has strange powers. As Lena's 16th birthday approaches she might decide her fate, to be good or evil. A choice which will impact her relationship forever.
Style: romantic, emotional, light, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: supernatural romance, teenage love, forbidden love, youth, witch, supernatural ability, supernatural, love and romance, love, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%