Movies like Silent Voice

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Silent Voice (2009)
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Silent Voice (2009)
Original name: Qu'un seul tienne et les autres suivront
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An elderly woman wants to meet her son’s murderer. A sixteen-year-old girl who has crossed paths with a young hoodlum needs an adult to accompany her to the prison visiting room. A young medical supplies delivery man is offered a deal to take the place of a gangster inmate so that the latter may escape. Two women, one man, three destinies that come together in the visiting room of a prison…
Style: sincere, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: prison, youth, crimes, love and romance, prison life, redemption, confined, haunted by the past, hopes, criminal heroes, teenage love, switching roles, romancing a criminal, love, convict, prisoner, real estate agent, lgbt, body swapping, first love, teenage girl, teenage pregnancy, multiple storylines, corpse, settler ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, marseille

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Most similar movies to Silent Voice

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and captivating films with plots about hopes, youth, family relations, haunted by the past, love and romance, redemption and parents and children mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Silent Voice: Restless (2009), Everyday (2012), Caesar Must Die (2012), Missing Pieces (2012), In Mom's Head (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Restless (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Maurice (Michel Piccoli) is a composer, and a longtime member of the resistance. By chance, he shares a house with his teenager granddaughter. Claire, at 17, is eager to experience all sorts of things and the sooner the better, and rebels against ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, captivating, gloomy
Plot: love and romance, teenage life, elderly, couples, estrangement, teenage love, youth, haunted by the past, relationship vs career, family relations, aging, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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95%
 6.2
 811
Everyday (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This film charts the relationship between a man imprisoned for drug smuggling and his wife and is being shot over the course of five years, a few weeks at a time.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: confined, parents and children, life is a bitch, family relations, hopes, couples, prison, husband wife relationship, drug smuggling, society, youth, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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64%
Caesar Must Die (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Winner of the Golden Bear at the 2012 Berlin Film Festival, Caesar Must Die (Cesare Deve Morire), the scripted documentary shows inmates at a prison in Rome rehearsing for a performance of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar.
Style: realistic, talky, tense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: prison, hopes, actor's life, human spirit, audition, confined, criminal heroes, prison life, introspection, rehearsal, prison warden, convict ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.3
 140
Missing Pieces (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A heartbroken man kidnaps two strangers in hopes they will fall in love.
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, surreal, suspense ...
Plot: teenage love, redemption, confined, crimes, mentally unstable, youth, love and romance, breakup, wilderness, captivity, obsession, teen romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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If I Want to Whistle, I Whistle (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A teenager prisoner awaits his release when two weeks before that happens he's told that his mother is returned home. Meanwhile, he finds himself in love with a Sociology student, Ana, working in the penitentiary as an intern.
Style: serious, rough, touching, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: prison life, teenage love, redemption, forced sexual contact, power relations, family relations, forbidden love, unfulfilled love, parents and children, confined, hopes, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.2
 400
In Mom's Head (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lulu's mother is depressed and has been as far back as she can remember, Lulu is determined to discover the truth behind her listlessness.
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, touching, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, haunted by the past, unfulfilled love, life is a bitch, love and romance, youth, parents and children, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, secret, mother and daughter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Breathing (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A 19-year-old is coming out of prison and trying to build a new life but he can't deal with his guilt.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere, gloomy
Plot: teenage boy, juvenile prison, prison life, guilt, youth, going straight, starting over, self discovery, redemption, haunted by the past, juvenile delinquency, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Beautiful City (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Akbar has just turned eighteen. He has been held in a rehabilitation centre for committing murder at the age of sixteen when he was condemned to death. Legally speaking, he had to reach the age of eighteen so that the conviction could be carried ...
Style: emotional, thought provoking, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: death sentence, redemption, crime and punishment, prison, confined, love and romance, legal action, life is a bitch, hopes, youth, boy, matchmaking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 4.7
 24
G.H.B. (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A reflection on love and pleasure experienced by three women, set in France, New York, and Shanghai.
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: on the run, friendship, obsessive quest, haunted by the past, on the road, looking for love, life is a bitch, strong female presence, friends, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Insecure (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Chérif, struggling to pass the entrance exam for nursing school, takes on a side job as a security guard. On duty there, he faces off with a group of hostile teenagers who constantly harass him, and gradually ends up an accomplice to a robbery gone ...
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: society, couples, working class, fall in love, misfit, life is a bitch, immigrants, security guard, gang, chase, romance, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
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Little Lion (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mitri is 15 years old and lives in a village in Senegal. Like all the youngsters of his age, he plays football, dreaming of the Barcelona and Chelsea Football Clubs. When an agent sees him, Mitri believes in his luck. But, in order to go chasing ...
Style: touching, realistic, captivating, psychological, serious
Plot: sport, follow your dream, immigrants, hopes, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, youth, life is a bitch, ambition, football, soccer, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, africa, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 250
Hours of Light (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: September 1987. In a shootout with police, Juan Jose Garfia makes a triple murder. Sentenced to more than one hundred years, is a rebel prisoner, clever and elusive that it has nothing to lose and nobody to worry about. In 1991, manages to escape ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, captivating
Plot: rehabilitation, unlikely couple, confined, prison life, redemption, romance, hopes, crimes, impossible love, prison, murder, love affair ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
 29
Refuge (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The lives of a Hollywood actress battling drug addiction, a teen with a violent past, a teacher fighting to keep a dream alive, and a cop caught in a love triangle are brought together by fate.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, touching, gloomy
Plot: love triangle, haunted by the past, addiction, redemption, hopes, dedicated educator, youth, high school life, love, hiding place
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 355
Cet amour-l? (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cet Amour-là is an intimate portrait of a legendary love affair. Set against the beauty of the Breton seaside, it is also a film that revels in the insights that Marguerite Duras' writing affords.
Style: emotional, psychological, captivating, serious, sincere ...
Plot: lifestyle, love and romance, hopes, soldier, family relations, couples, destiny, couple relations, wartime life, fall in love, romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Living on Love Alone (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Julie Bataille is fed up with student jobs. At 23, with a 5-years university degree, she wants to work for real. She meets Ben by chance at a job interview. He's a guy who chose to live by the day, getting by with whatever crosses his path and ...
Style: captivating, semi serious, humorous, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, youth, college graduate, fall in love, adolescence vs adulthood, love affair, clubbing, couples, twentysomething life, rebelliousness, nudity (full frontal - brief), coitus ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Few Days of Respite (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Algeria
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Mohsen teaches French at the University of Tehran, and Hassan is a photographer. Mohsen and Hassan are also lovers, and in Iran they live in fear, as homosexuality is punishable by death. Tired of denying their love, Mohsen and Hassan flee Iran to ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, small town, friends, couples, hopes, love and romance, love affair, introspection, human nature, couple relations, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
White Nights on the Pier (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man walks every night along the jetty. There he meets a young woman who is waiting for the man of her life. Over four nights, they discuss life and he gradually falls in love with her.
Style: serious, stylized, atmospheric, talky, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, romance, introspection, fall in love, unfulfillment, seaport, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 51
Max & Lenny (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Max and Lenny is the story of a friendship between two girls fighting for survival in a northern area of Marseille.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, touching
Plot: follow your dream, teenage life, friendship, ambition, society, youth, family relations, hip hop, music, hopes, lesbian, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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It’s Only Make Believe (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After serving 10 years in prison for murder, Jenny returns to society. She wants to live a quiet life and resume her responsibilities as a mother, but soon shadows from the past start to appear.
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, touching
Plot: prison, haunted by the past, starting over, family relations, adoption, murder, criminal heroes, hopes, drug dealing, crimes, strong female character, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 619
Firelight (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Incarcerated women join a band of volunteers who battle forest fires and assist during natural disasters.
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: redemption, youth, human spirit, power relations, juvenile delinquency, hopes, society, fire brigade, friendship, rivalry, girl, reach out ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.0
 144
Brides (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Georgia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nutsa, a young mother, lives with her two children in a suburbs of Tblissi in Georgia. Her partner Goga is in prison. They get married, so she gains the right to talk to him once a month in the visiting room on the other side of the glass. The ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, disturbing
Plot: prison, couple relations, confined, family relations, prison life, parents and children, couples, family problems, crumbling marriage, life is a bitch, woman, visitation rights ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 364
Coming Home (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young woman tries to adjust to freedom after she spends eight years as a prisoner to a strange man.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: kidnapper kidnapped relationship, captivity, kidnapping, starting over, hopes, confined, crimes, family relations, homecoming, parents and children, fish out of water, missing child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
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Lost Paradise (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lucie and her father Hugo have grown closer since Lucie's mother left unexpectedly a year prior. When her mother returns, Hugo becomes jealous and angry.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, sexy ...
Plot: family relations, family problems, parents and children, spouse leaving, unfulfillment, single parent, haunted by the past, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, husband wife conflict, family conflict, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 6.3
 899
Going Away (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two unlikely friends — a supply teacher and a lonely young boy suspended between two estranged parents — embark on a weekend motorcycle voyage full of surprises and unforeseen consequences in this surprisingly tough, unsentimental drama.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, touching, captivating ...
Plot: haunted by the past, hopes, redemption, weekend, loneliness, neglected child, family problems, dysfunctional family, confronting the past, family reunited, getting home, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, french riviera, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.9
 255
The Dune (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Israel
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An Israeli man searches for his father in France.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: family relations, introspection, family problems, estrangement, midlife crisis, parents and children, haunted by the past, hopes, investigation, redemption, gender, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 550
Erratum (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michał jedzie do miasta swojego urodzenia, aby załatwić sprawę o którą prosi go szef i od razu wracać. Sprawy przybierają jednak inny obrót. Michał musi pozostać tu parę dni dłużej. Chodząc po mieście spotyka bliskie mu niegdyś ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Plot: self discovery, homecoming, haunted by the past, parents and children, buddies, family relations, bittersweet, hopes, friends, estrangement, redemption, car accident ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.3
 321
The Dream Kids (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: JB suffers from a heart malformation .He falsifies his medical file ,so that he can enter a top athlete training center.
Style: sincere, touching, captivating, humorous, serious ...
Plot: rivalry, friendship, sport, ambition, follow your dream, teenage life, youth, social relations, hopes, contests and competitions, athlete's life, boarding school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.6
 3K
Milk (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, France, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A high school graduate, Yusuf could not pass the university entrance exam. Writing poetry is his greatest passion and some of his poems are being printed in various obscure literary journals. But neither these poems, nor the rapidly falling price of ...
Style: realistic, art house, psychological, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: youth, coming of age, adolescence vs adulthood, introspection, leaving home, teenage love, teenage life, farm, small town, hopes, family relations, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
 201
Family Tree (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Frédérick, the patriarch of the Alsatian Muller family, is conspicuously absent from his son Charles' funeral, Frédérick's surviving son and his granddaughter, raw from their loss, await an explanation. Once revealed, ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: family relations, deportation, coming out, aging, hopes, family problems, introspection, haunted by the past, bittersweet, gender, elderly, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
All Is Forgiven (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Victor lives in Vienna with Annette, his beautiful Austrian wife and their daughter Pamela. It’s spring. Fleeing his work, Victor spends his days outside: he plays with Pamela, pays a visit to Annette’s parents, loiters in the park with the drug ...
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: drug addiction, redemption, teenager, addiction, parents and children, crumbling marriage, family relations, family problems, life is a bitch, hopes, unfulfillment, estrangement ...
Time: 20th century, contemporary, 21st century, 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%