Movies like Until The Birds Return

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Until The Birds Return (2017)
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Until The Birds Return (2017)
Original name: En Attendant Les Hirondelles
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Algeria, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Algeria today. Past and present collide in the lives of a newly wealthy property developer, a young woman torn between the path of reason and sentiment and an ambitious neurologist impeded by wartime wrongdoings. Three stories that plunge us into the human soul of a contemporary Arab society.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, anthology
Plot: husband wife relationship, family problems, family relations, forced marriage, society, multiple storylines, male female relationship, social problems, lifestyle, crush, frustration, dancing, wedding, hotel, hospital, chauffeur, neurologist, ex husband ex wife relationship, food poisoning, beating, vomiting
Time: 2010s
Place: algeria

Most similar movies to Until The Birds Return

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, psychological, disturbing and suspense films with plots about family problems, family relations, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, social problems, relationship problems and family mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Until The Birds Return: This Town (2007), My Happy Family (2017), Spring Awakening (2009), Not by Bread Alone (2005), Blast Beat (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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This Town (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: This Town is in part a social commentary, giving us some scary insight into todays youth but also reflecting the points of view of different generations. At heart, the movie asks the viewer to decide if these characters are right or wrong in their ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: womanizer, social problems, multiple storylines, relationships, society, social relations, family, family problems, lifestyle, friends, city life, family relations ...
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My Happy Family (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Georgia, Germany, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Tbilisi, Georgia, 2016: In a patriarchal society, an ordinary Georgian family lives with three generations under one roof. All are shocked when 52-year-old Manana decides to move out from her parents’ home and live alone. Without her family and ...
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, suspense
Plot: family relations, family, family life, parents and children, relationship problems, patriarchy, husband wife relationship, family problems, lifestyle, lifestyle change, changing lives, female protagonist ...
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Spring Awakening (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young adults growing up in an oppressed society, finding ways to fight back and discovering as individuals who they truly are.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: social problems, relationships, relationship problems, society, male female relationship, lifestyle, youth, couple relations, love affair, love interest, young couple, self discovery ...
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Not by Bread Alone (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: During the post-WW2 reconstruction in Russia, bald-headed technocrat Drozhdov equates communism with the empowerment of the ordinary man over the arrogant "specialness" of genius. Dedicated scientist Lopatkin takes refuge in Moscow with ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: dysfunctional marriage, family relations, inventor, invention, relationship problems, family problems, male female relationship, marital problem, husband wife relationship, military, world war two, female protagonist ...
Time: post world war two
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Blast Beat (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After their family emigrates from Colombia during the summer of ‘99, a metalhead science prodigy and his deviant younger brother do their best to adapt to new lives in America.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: immigrants, family relations, social problems, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, brothers, life is a bitch, family problems, family, husband wife relationship, new life, mother son relationship ...
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We Only Know So Much (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A married woman has an affair with a suicidal lover while caring for her husband's sick relatives.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
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Souvenir (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The enigmatic Isabel decides to rent her belly to give birth to the baby of Sara and Joaquin, a possessive couple obsessed with the idea of starting a family.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
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Listen (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, UK
Duration: 73 min.
Story: In the outskirts of London, Portuguese couple and parents of three, Bela and Jota, struggle to make ends meet. When a misunderstanding arises at school with their deaf daughter, the British social services grow concerned for the safety of their ...
Style: captivating, psychological, suspense, disturbing
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Duration: 80 min.
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Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
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The Graveyard Keeper's Daughter (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Estonia, Finland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A snapshot of one segment of Estonian present-day life, shown through the eyes of a child: 8 years old Lucia is leading a jolly and naughty Pippi-Longstocking-style life in a small town in Estonia. Her father Kaido, a graveyard keeper, can hardly ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 123 min.
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Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: feminism, islam, social relations, social problems, lifestyle, introspection, self discovery, women, society, grief, swimming, female director
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46%
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Human Touch (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To try to raise money for her choir's trip to China, Anna poses nude for an ageing artist and upon seeing the finished results goes on a journey of self discovery.
Style: disturbing, sincere, captivating, psychological
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Paper Angels (2014)
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Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: captivating, sincere, disturbing, psychological
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 6.4
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Pink (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, suspense
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 76 min.
Story: Seung-gi has been living under a strict father, blaming himself everytime when a natural but uncontrollable desire surges from inside of him. However, because he can't spurt that desire in reality, every night Seung-gi shares passionate love ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, erotic
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Genre: Drama
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Style: psychological, captivating
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41%
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 90 min.
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The Judgement (2004)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 110 min.
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Duration: 69 min.
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Hounded on a Carnival Monday (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela, Colombia, Mexico
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Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
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38%
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