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The von Trapp Family: A Life of Music (2015)
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The von Trapp Family: A Life of Music (2015)
Original name: Die Trapp Familie - Ein Leben für die Musik
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Music, Romance, War
Country: USA, Germany, Austria
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Agathe von Trapp, the eldest daughter of a well-known musical family, overcomes many obstacles to pursue her musical career and move to the United States.
Style: psychological, tense, romantic, touching, unusual plot structure, captivating, contemplative
Plot: family, family relations, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, teenage girl, father son relationship, marriage, brother brother relationship, sister sister relationship, relationships, love and romance, male female relationship, musician, romantic relationship, historical figure, family life, society, female protagonist, lifestyle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, social relations, musician's life, couple relations, christmas, chess ...
Time: year 1937, year 1938, year 1965
Place: austria, america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and captivating films with plots about husband wife relationship, family relations, singer, singing, father daughter relationship, father son relationship and love and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like The von Trapp Family: A Life of Music: The Sound of Music (1965), Mozart's Sister (2010), Rebel in the Rye (2017), Sunshine (1999), Beloved Sisters (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Sound of Music (1965)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Film adaptation of a classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical based on a nun who becomes a governess for an Austrian family.
Style: sentimental, feel good, serious, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: nanny, love and romance, nun, world war two, convent, fall in love, family relations, mischievous children, family, family values, parents and children, romance ...
Time: 1930s, year 1938, 20th century
Place: austria, europe, alps, germany
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Mozart's Sister (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A re-imagined account of the early life of Maria Anna 'Nannerl' Mozart, five years older than Wolfgang and a musical prodigy in her own right.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: family relations, domineering father, prodigy, against the rules, musician's life, follow your dream, feminism, violinist, rebellion, gender, dishonesty, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, brussels, london, vienna, english channel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Rebel in the Rye (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The life of celebrated but reclusive author, J.D. Salinger, who gained worldwide fame with the publication of his novel, The Catcher in the Rye.
Style: touching, captivating, thought provoking, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: recluse, writers, world war two, writer's life, name calling, obsession, genius, friendship, father son relationship, teenage boy, isolation, spirituality ...
Time: year 2010, 20th century, year 1946, year 1939
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa, new hampshire, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.5
 15K
Sunshine (1999)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Germany, Austria, Canada, Hungary, France, UK, USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: The film follows a Jewish family living in Hungary through three generations, rising from humble beginnings to positions of wealth and power in the crumbling Austro-Hungarian Empire. The patriarch becomes a prominent judge but is torn when his ...
Style: epic, tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: anti semitism, holocaust, politics, family relations, family life, siblings relations, political unrest, society, fascism, generation gap, cousin cousin relationship, fencing ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 90s, 1940s, 50s ...
Place: hungary, serbia, europe, israel, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Beloved Sisters (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A love triangle forms between post-Enlightenment writer Friedrich Schiller and two sisters -- one who became his wife, and the other, his biographer.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, touching, captivating ...
Plot: love triangle, family relations, fall in love, family life, love affair, romance, love and romance, aristocrat, sister sister relationship, infidelity, extramarital affair, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1790s
Place: germany, swiss alps, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.0
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New Life (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Benjamin Morton's life changed forever the day he met the little girl next door. Ava was and always would be the girl of his dreams. From the innocence of a childhood friendship, through adolescent attraction, their love strengthens and grows. ...
Style: romantic, captivating, sincere, thought provoking, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Austria
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A nurse and her surgeon-lover are part of a resistance movement in 1940s Czechoslovakia. When they are discovered, her lover flees and she must find a place to hide. A patient whose life she saved, a man from a remote mountain village where time ...
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, sincere, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: redemption, small town, romance, couple relations, life is a bitch, resistance, society, hopes, post war, world war two, fugitives, marriage ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: prague, central europe, czechoslovakia, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Hottest State (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A young actor from Texas tries to make it in New York while struggling in his relationship with a beautiful singer/songwriter.
Style: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: musician, sexuality, love affair, youth, romance, young lovers, fall in love, couple relations, actor's life, musician's life, lifestyle, actor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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A Song for Martin (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Martin, conductor of a symphonic orchestra, meet Barbara, violine player and they start a relationship. Five years later Martin starts to develop loss of memory and becomes more and more confused. Finally he is diagnosed with Alzheimer's ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.9
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Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 131 min.
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Style: sexy, captivating, sexual, serious, realistic
Plot: ballet, dancing, dancer, performer's life, love and romance, rebellion, against the rules, gender, dancer's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, love affair ...
Time: 1920s, 19th century, 1890s, 20th century, year 1900
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Nazi-occupied Paris, a young accompanist named Sophie Vasseur gets a job with famed singer Irene Brice. As Irene's husband Charles, a businessman collaborating with the Nazis, wrestles with his conscience, Sophie becomes obsessed with Irene, ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, sincere
Plot: betrayal, politics, world war two, infidelity, obsession, maid, pianist, singer, manipulation, strong female presence, religions or cults, couples ...
Time: 1940s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
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Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, dancing, musician, music, romantic relationship, love and romance, relationships, dating, male female relationship, romance ...
Time: year 1967, year 1962, 60s, year 1968, 50s
Place: manhattan new york city, atlanta georgia, harlem, detroit, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
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Duration: 117 min.
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Style: thought provoking, captivating, disturbing, psychological, romantic
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Duration: 92 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.3
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The Aftermath (2019)
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Country: Germany, UK, USA
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Story: In the aftermath of World War II, a British colonel and his wife are assigned to live in Hamburg during the post-war reconstruction, but tensions arise with the German widower who lives with them.
Style: realistic, melancholic, serious, sad, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic
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Time: 1940s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: touching, feel good, sincere, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Sound of Music Live! (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, History, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: This new version of "The Sound of Music" will be a faithful adaptation of the original stage musical, to retell the story for a whole new generation. And more than that, it will be broadcast LIVE, adding a whole new level of immediacy and ...
Style: feel good, captivating, touching, sentimental, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
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Time: 1930s, 1920s, pre world war two
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: touching, serious, realistic, lyrical, intense ...
Plot: anti semitism, family relations, adoption, gypsy, culture clash, fall in love, love and romance, world war two, ethnic, social relations, parents and children, society ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 20th century
Place: russia, england, france, paris france, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
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Song to Song (2017)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
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Style: stylized, serious, atmospheric, captivating, disturbing ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas, mexico, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 6.6
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Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A resort executive is sent to a newly purchased lodge in Maine with instructions to turn it in to an ultra-modern resort, and finds a charming, successful lodge loaded with holiday spirit. Will she stick with her boss’s plans to tear everything ...
Style: touching, romantic, light, captivating, fable
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Place: north america, usa, phoenix arizona, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Frankie Starlight (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Ireland, UK, France, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The quirky story of a young boy's adventures growing up with his stunningly beautiful mother and the two very different men who love her.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, touching, talky ...
Plot: family relations, romance, self discovery, family life, forbidden love, unfulfillment, love and romance, love triangle, couple relations, parents and children, human nature, death in the family ...
Time: post world war two
Place: ireland, france, europe, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.3
 58K
Little Women (1994)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: With their father away as a chaplain in the Civil War, Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy grow up with their mother in somewhat reduced circumstances. They are a close family who inevitably have their squabbles and tragedies. But the bond holds even when, later, ...
Style: sentimental, uplifting, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: family values, sisters, first love, sister sister relationship, christmas, couple relations, family bonds, life changing experience, parent child relationship, everyday life, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: usa, new england, massachusetts, new york, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Linda McCartney Story (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a dramatization of her life, Linda Eastman, takes a job snapping pictures for Rolling Stone Magazine, despite the objections of her straight-laced father, Lee Eastman. As Linda rubs elbows with music royalty, she bumps into rock star Paul ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, captivating, suspenseful
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 60s, year 1996
Place: japan, scotland, new york, manhattan new york city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A Remarkable Life (2016)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: There are many things in life that could do a number on a man's masculinity. Lenny Babbitt has his identity and manhood challenged when his wife Tracy leaves him for a female doctor named Iris who has been treating their autistic son Isaac. ...
Style: captivating, romantic, sincere
Plot: lesbian mother, husband wife relationship, breakup, lesbian, autism, love and romance, relationships, family relations, dealing with the past, family problems, marital problem, lifestyle change ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Washington Square (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Set in 1870's New York, a spinster heiress is courted by a much younger, penniless man, much to the chagrin of her over-protective father, and must decide whether to spend the rest of her life alone, or marry a man who is interested in her only ...
Style: stylized, psychological, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: betrayal, family relations, forbidden love, romance, spinster, couple relations, love and romance, heiress, power relations, couples, parents and children, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1850s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, minnesota, geneva switzerland, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Aimee & Jaguar (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Berlin 1943/44 ("The Battle of Berlin"). Felice, an intelligent and courageous Jewish woman who lives under a false name, belongs to an underground organization. Lilly, a devoted mother of four, though an occasional unfaithful wife, is ...
Style: sexy, thought provoking, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, gays and lesbians, lesbian mother, wartime life, nazi, woman in danger, world war two, lesbian sex, lesbian romance, against the odds ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1999, year 1943, year 1944
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%