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House in Brittany (2012)
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House in Brittany (2012)
Original name: Cornouaille
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young woman inherits her family's historic home on the coast of Brittany, a house she has not been to since her father died there when she was age 12.
Style: atmospheric, emotional, sentimental, realistic, serious, stylized
Plot: haunted by the past, homecoming, heiress, childhood memory, house, landscape, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, brittany, europe, atlantic ocean, cornwall

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and touching films with plots about haunted by the past, family relations, love, love and romance, female director, self discovery and fall in love mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like House in Brittany: Those Who Remain (2007), Love Battles (2013), Journey to the West (2014), White Nights on the Pier (2014), Closed for Winter (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Those Who Remain (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bertrand (Vincent Lindon) dutifully visits his terminally ill wife every day, braving the long train and bus ride to and from the hospital. Lorraine (Emmanuelle Devos) not so willingly visits her boyfriend who was diagnosed with colon cancer. They ...
Style: realistic, touching, atmospheric, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: hospital, terminal illness, unfulfillment, self discovery, love, couples, fall in love, friendship, parents and children, life is a bitch, supportive spouse, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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95%
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Love Battles (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A couple’s verbal sparring intensifies with shoving, punching and wrestling, escalating to the point where their frequent fighting sessions become real love battles…
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Plot: love and romance, family relations, homecoming, strong sexual content, couples, village, haunted by the past, sexual relations, unlikely couple, siblings relations, family problems, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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Journey to the West (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Taiwan
Duration: 56 min.
Story: A Buddhist monk walks barefoot and incredibly slowly through Marseille – so slowly, that his progress is barely perceptible and he becomes a calming influence in the midst of the town’s goings-on.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, contemplative, serious, psychological ...
Plot: clergy, solitude, monk, self discovery, introspection, journey, urban, buddhist monk, no dialogue
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: marseille, france, french riviera, europe
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65%
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: contemplative, realistic, atmospheric, stylized, talky ...
Plot: introspection, romance, fall in love, seaport, unfulfillment, love and romance, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Closed for Winter (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An emotional and poetic story of Elise, a beautiful young woman haunted by a tragic event in her youth. As Elise attempts to piece together the mystery of her sister's disappearance at the beach, twenty years before when both were children, she ...
Style: emotional, atmospheric, touching, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: missing child, self discovery, haunted by the past, hopes, sister sister relationship, journey, redemption, secret, friendship, liberation, society, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, south australia, adelaide south australia
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61%
In the City of Sylvia (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man returns to a city to try to track down a lovely woman he met six years earlier.
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, sentimental, serious
Plot: obsession, romance, city life, pursuit, looking for love, reunion, society, couples, urban, obsessive quest, love and romance, performer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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60%
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Angel & Tony (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Angèle, a beautiful young woman with a past, arrives in a small fishing harbor in Normandy. She meets Tony, a professional fisherman, who finds himself attracted to her although he dislikes her blunt ways. Tony hires her as a fishmonger, lodges her ...
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Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, normandy
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51%
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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, touching, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: haunted by the past, redemption, hopes, love, weekend, loneliness, loan shark, dysfunctional family, family problems, female director, boy, map ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, french riviera, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 5.6
 248
The Mountain (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 73 min.
Story: This is the story of Nora and Solveig, a grief-stricken couple on a hike through the mountain range where they had a traumatic experience two years prior. Nora and Solveig are hiking through a snow-covered, rough, but beautiful scenery on a tour of ...
Style: emotional, sincere, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: mountain, hopes, haunted by the past, introspection, couples, family problems, gender, death in the family, couple relations, dealing with death, lesbian relationship, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway, europe
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49%
When Day Breaks (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Serbia, France, Croatia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of a retired music professor, Misha Brankov, who under unusual circumstances discovers his true origins. At the place where once stood a Nazi concentration camp for Jews during World War II, a metal box filled with documents is found. It ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, sincere, emotional, touching ...
Plot: uncover truth, haunted by the past, self discovery, buried truth, family relations, obsessive quest, escapades, elderly, holocaust, concentration camp, lifesaver, golden years ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, serbia
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Future Lasts Forever (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France, Turkey
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A woman struggles with love and personal loss against the backdrop of a land torn by civil war in this drama from filmmaker Ozcan Alper. Sumru (Gaye Gursel) is a Turkish woman who studies ethnic music at a college in Istanbul and frequently makes ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, realistic, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: unfulfillment, haunted by the past, tragic love, on the road, life is a bitch, ethnic conflict, journey, self discovery, thesis, society, world, uncover truth ...
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Place: middle east, kurdistan, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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, touching, realistic, emotional
Plot: family relations, parents and children, family problems, spouse leaving, single parent, haunted by the past, unfulfillment, husband wife relationship, family conflict, father daughter relationship, husband wife conflict, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
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The Adopted (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lisa and Marine live a life of relative companionship together, where the only man permitted into the equation is Lisa’s young son, Leo. However, their simple existence is thrown into disarray when Marie meets and falls in love with Alex, a ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, sincere, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Traces of Sandalwood (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, India, France
Duration: 95 min.
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46%
 6.3
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In Harmony (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
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Three-Step Dance (2003)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 107 min.
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Sisters (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.7
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Blondie (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Private Lessons (2008)
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Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 105 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Daniel's Daughter (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a woman learns that her father has passed away, she must confront the past (and the town) she left behind.
Style: serious, touching, psychological, emotional, realistic
Plot: haunted by the past, fall in love, death in the family, romance, self discovery, small town life, last wish, family relations, homecoming, love and romance, small town, social relations ...
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41%
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The Moon Child (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Frontier of the Dawn (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A celebrity is caught by her husband with a young lover. She ends the relationship, but slowly goes insane and kills herself.
Style: atmospheric, serious, sentimental, melancholic, touching ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 372
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: sincere, emotional, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: family relations, unfulfilled love, haunted by the past, youth, life is a bitch, parents and children, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, secret, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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In Your Hands (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
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Style: tense, serious, realistic, emotional
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 659
Stay (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Ireland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A woman finds out she's pregnant and returns home when the expected father wants nothing to do with her.
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, psychological ...
Plot: pregnancy, family life, parents and children, single parent, homecoming, unsupportive spouse, family relations, love, family problems, female director, fear of commitment, bathtub ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.1
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Cet amour-l? (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: emotional, psychological, serious, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: couples, lifestyle, soldier, destiny, love and romance, hopes, fall in love, couple relations, family relations, wartime life, haunted by the past, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 170
To Life (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Helen, Rose and Lili have survived the Holocaust and have never seen each other since the war has ended. In 1960, they meet again in Berck, France. They learn to enjoy together simple pleasures in life: nice meals, ballads on the beach, playing in ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, contemplative
Plot: reunion, starting over, friendship, haunted by the past, hopes, human spirit, auschwitz, friends, strong female presence, seaside, older woman younger man relationship, woman in a bikini ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1940s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.8
 164
Being 14 (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The lives and turbulent adventures of a bunch of fourteen-year-old teenagers, through the eyes of three young girls - Sarah, Jade and Louise - with one last year to go before high school.
Style: realistic, emotional, atmospheric, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: friendship, teenage life, coming of age, drug abuse, youth, sexuality, self discovery, college, best friends, life is a bitch, friends, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 148
His Wife (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, India, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Gracie, a young Tamil woman living near Madras, has been having behavioural disorders since the day she was married. The memory of her French friend Catherine, who died in unresolved circumstances, seems to be haunting her. Catherine's grieving ...
Style: realistic, emotional, rough
Plot: haunted by the past, redemption, hopes, love, widower, addiction, drug overdose, pregnancy, psychiatric ward, possession, catholic, rain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
This Is My Body (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gifted student Antoine goes against his family’s wishes and accepts the lead role in a controversial director’s film. He learns that the role had previously been offered to a young man who committed suicide after an on-set affair – and events ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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38%