Movies like Dad 2010

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Dad
Original name: Oča
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovenia
Duration: 71 min.
Story: After a long separation, a father and his son spend the day fishing on the river bank. On a beautiful autumn Sunday, surrounded by the majestic countryside, they seem to be alone in the world. They must start all over again.
Style: atmospheric, serious, sincere, realistic, stylized, touching
Plot: parents and children, lake or river, youth, family relations, family, countryside, parent child relationship, parents separation, sunday, playing piano, nature, fishing, crying, father son relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, touching and sincere films with plots about family relations, parents and children, youth, family problems, coming of age, society and hopes mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Dad: Yuki & Nina (2009), My Only Sunshine (2008), Shell (2012), In Mom's Head (2007), Faith (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Yuki & Nina
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Yuki finds out that her parents are separating and she is moving to Japan with her mother, she and her best friend Nina devise ways to reunite the feuding adults.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, stylized, touching
Plot: best friends, friendship, youth, friends, in the woods, on the run, starting over, parents and children, breakup, hopes, family problems, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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My Only Sunshine
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Greece, Bulgaria
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Hayat, her father and bedridden grandfather live in a riverside shack near the dangerously dark but breathtakingly beautiful waters of the Bosphorus. Hayat's father owns a small boat that secures the family's survival through a miscellany ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: single parent, social misfits, coming of age, innocence lost, parents and children, teenage life, youth, family relations, golden years, elderly, misfit, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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Shell
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Abandoned by her mother when she was a child, Shell has stayed to take care of her dying father but now feels trapped within the beautiful but desolate landscape that surrounds her. With only her routine of running the decaying petrol station, ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: gas station, single parent, countryside, parents and children, family relations, teenage life, coming of age, under the surface, estrangement, youth, parent child relationship, solitude ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, scottish highlands
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System:   83%
    User:   86%
 
 6.2
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In Mom's Head
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, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: parents and children, love and romance, countryside, unfulfillment, youth, family relations, coming of age, obsessive quest, unfulfilled love, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   82%
 
 6.3
 335
Faith
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The fates of three German-born Muslims in Berlin collide as they struggle to find their place between faith and modern life in contemporary western society, caught at a crossroads where alluring liberated lifestyles conflict with deeply-rooted ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: coming of age, introspection, self discovery, urban, forbidden love, parents and children, haunted by the past, teenage life, religions or cults, hopes, society, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
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Me and You
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An introverted teenager tells his parents he is going on a ski trip, but instead spends his time alone in a basement.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, stylized, touching
Plot: siblings relations, teenage life, youth, urban, parents and children, addiction, isolation, cons and scams, dysfunctional family, estrangement, confined, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
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System:   72%
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Pandora's Box
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When an aging matriarch starts showing signs of dementia, her dysfunctional family in Istanbul must navigate a minefield of unresolved issues to care for her.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy, captivating ...
Plot: golden years, countryside, aging, small town, self discovery, urban, parents and children, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, estrangement, elderly, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   63%
 
Grbavica: The Land of My Dreams
Genre: Drama
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Austria, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman and her daughter struggle to make their way through the aftermath of the Balkan war.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: single parent, parents and children, life is a bitch, family relations, coming of age, uncover truth, haunted by the past, unfulfillment, youth, becoming an adult, parent child relationship, rape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bosnia, europe, sarajevo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   60%
 
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Unrelated
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman in an unhappy relationship takes refuge with a friend's family on holiday in Tuscany.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching, psychological
Plot: parents and children, youth, marriage, family relations, crumbling marriage, social differences, chaos and mayhem, midlife crisis, teenage life, love and romance, society, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
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System:   57%
    User:   65%
 
Pavee Lackeen: The Traveller Girl
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An intimate portrait of a resilient and spirited young girl and her proud and dignified family, who are part of Ireland's "traveller" community.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: realism, social misfits, culture clash, life is a bitch, misfit, rebellion, society, family relations, social relations, fighting the system, mischievous children, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   54%
 
Dream and Silence
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Oriol and Yolanda live in Paris with their two daughters. During a vacation they suffer a car accident that will change their lives.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: family in crisis, memory loss, urban, family problems, family relations, introspection, parents and children, death in the family, life turned upside down, youth, loss of daughter, painting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   57%
 
Love Like Poison
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Anna, a young teenager, comes home from her Catholic boarding school for the holidays and discovers her father has left. Her mother is devastated and confined in the company of the local priest, who is also a childhood friend. Anna clings to her ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere, psychological
Plot: coming of age, self discovery, village, teenage love, dysfunctional family, teenage life, religions or cults, faith, youth, family problems, family relations, clergy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   58%
 
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Angel at Sea
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Louis is a twelve year old boy who lives with his parents and older brother in southern Morocco. Louis is very happy until the day his father shares a secret with him.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: coming of age, innocence lost, parents and children, mental illness, youth, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, misfit, swimming, boy, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, morocco, seaport, atlantic ocean
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System:   48%
    User:   46%
 
All Is Forgiven
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: serious, gloomy, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: parents and children, family problems, family relations, crumbling marriage, redemption, addiction, teenage life, estrangement, hopes, unfulfillment, youth, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: europe, austria, france, paris france
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    User:   54%
 
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Little Soldier
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A soldier returning from war is hired by her own father to drive his prostitutes around town. She calls upon herself to help one of them.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, sincere, tense ...
Plot: prostitute, human spirit, friendship, small town, parents and children, injustice, hopes, life is a bitch, family problems, family relations, friends, soldier ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe
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    User:   49%
 
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Delta
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man comes home to meet his mother and sister after many years away. He finds his mother living with a new boyfriend, and his sister to be grown-up. He begins to settle down in this new place by building a new home for himself on the delta. But ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, bleak, emotional ...
Plot: forbidden love, village, siblings relations, lake or river, dysfunctional family, homecoming, family relations, incest, human nature, obsession, parents and children, village life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hungary, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   52%
 
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Bluebird
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a freezing January evening, school bus driver Lesley completes her route, but her final inspection abruptly ends when a bluebird comes into view. What happens next shakes her small Maine logging town, proving that even the slightest actions have ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, sincere, atmospheric ...
Plot: parents and children, drugs/alcohol, dysfunctional family, small town, family in crisis, working class, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, family problems, social relations, single parent, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   52%
 
It's All So Quiet
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of a farmer, Helmer, who realizes that his life has been influenced to an unhealthy extent by his aging father. An adaptation of a bestselling and critically acclaimed novel by Gerbrand Bakker.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, atmospheric, sincere
Plot: introspection, farm, self discovery, parents and children, countryside, unfulfillment, midlife crisis, farmer, gay, homosexuality, dull life, elderly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland, netherlands
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System:   45%
    User:   49%
 
 5.4
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Byways
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Victor, a father, travels the roads with his teenage son, Felix. For Felix, the trip is a school of life, as his first romantic encounter helps him better understand his father and get closer to him.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, road movie
Plot: on the road, parents and children, family relations, single parent, optimism, hopes, love and romance, youth, parent child relationship, son, police arrest, skipping school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   41%
 
The End of Love
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mark is a struggling actor stuck between the life he once knew and the one waiting for him. When the mother of his two-year-old son suddenly passes away, Mark is forced to confront his shortcomings. Their fates, now intertwined, hang in the balance ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy, sincere ...
Plot: babies and infants, dealing with death, parents and children, death in the family, family problems, single father, single parent, family relations, family in crisis, life turned upside down, youth, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   37%
 
As God Commands
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A 14-year-old boy and his neo-Nazi dad are both outcasts in their suburban town.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, emotional, disturbing ...
Plot: life is a bitch, society, coming of age, social misfits, innocence lost, unemployment, parents and children, alcohol abuse, racism, misfit, youth, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
A Time in Quchi
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Bao stays with his grandfather for the summer and is shocked to see there are no modern appliances.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: youth, family relations, village, friendship, parents and children, countryside, siblings relations, coming of age, elderly, family problems, friends, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   51%
 
Bi, Don't Be Afraid
Genre: Drama
Country: Vietnam, France, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In an old house in Hanoi, Bi, a 6-year-old child lives with his parents, his aunt and their cook. His favorite playgrounds are an ice factory and the wild grass along the river. After being absent for years, his grandfather, seriously ill, reappears ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: parents and children, dysfunctional family, family life, estrangement, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations, crumbling marriage, adolescence vs adulthood, alcohol abuse, life is a bitch, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   49%
 
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Corpo celeste
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After growing up in Switzerland, 13-year-old Marta returns to a city in southern Italy with her mother and older sister. Independent and inquisitive, she joins a catechism class at a local church. However, the games and religious pop songs she ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, teenage life, society, suburbs, youth, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, religions or cults, falling into water, killing a cat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   39%
 
33 Scenes from Life
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Polish artist Julia and her husband Piotr, a talented and successful composer, live in Kraków. When Julias's mother, Barbara falls ill with stomach cancer, the life of the family is falling apart. Julia accompanies her mother to death, but ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy, sincere ...
Plot: dealing with death, self discovery, dysfunctional family, hopes, family problems, death, family relations, introspection, parents and children, siblings relations, optimism, artist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
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The Turning
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Seventeen talented Australian directors from diverse artistic disciplines each create a chapter of the hauntingly beautiful novel by multi award-winning author Tim Winton. The linking and overlapping stories explore the extraordinary turning points ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: human nature, postmodernism, small town, introspection, haunted by the past, moral dilemma, friendship, infidelity, parents and children, homecoming, small town life, estrangement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   44%
 
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The Shunning
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Beautiful Katie Lapp has always felt something missing in her simple Amish existence -- until a mysterious "Englisher" comes to Lancaster County looking for the baby girl she gave up for adoption 19 years ago.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere, captivating
Plot: redemption, parents and children, family, adoption, reunion, religions or cults, dishonesty, society, family problems, family relations, betrayal, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   40%
 
If I Want to Whistle, I Whistle
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: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, redemption, prison, parents and children, unfulfilled love, prison life, confined, unfulfillment, youth, family relations, power relations, forbidden love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   32%
 
Thursday Till Sunday
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As she and her family embark on a short vacation, a Chilean teenager slowly comes to the realization that her parents might be splitting up.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: innocence lost, on the road, parents and children, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, coming of age, youth, family problems, family relations, crumbling marriage, under the surface ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   41%
 
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Concrete Night
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A 14-year-old boy in a stifling Helsinki slum takes some unwise life lessons from his soon-to-be-incarcerated older brother, in Finnish master Pirjo Honkasalo’s gorgeously stylized and emotionally devastating work about what we pass on to younger ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, stylized, bleak
Plot: realism, self discovery, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, urban ghetto, coming of age, teenage life, urban ghetto life, life is a bitch, youth, family problems, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   45%
 
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