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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Mommy
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Canada
139 min.
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The Promise
Drama
Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Tunisia
90 min.
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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, coming of age, family problems, hopes and society mostly in Drama and Family 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: sincere, serious, stylized, realistic, touching
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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: serious, sentimental, sincere, realistic, touching ...
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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, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
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Place: scotland, scottish highlands
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In Mom's Head
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
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Faith
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Summer Hours
Genre: Drama, Family
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Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two brothers and a sister witness the disappearance of their childhood memories when they must relinquish the family belongings to ensure their deceased mother's succession.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, melancholic ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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, sincere, realistic, 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, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
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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, touching, realistic, 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, depression ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bosnia, europe, sarajevo
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System:   62%
    User:   56%
 
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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: atmospheric, serious, sentimental, realistic, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, teenage life, suburbs, society, youth, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, religions or cults, religious procession, washing feet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, southern italy
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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: serious, touching, 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
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What Maisie Knew
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the Henry James novella, the story frames on 7-year-old Maisie, caught in a custody battle between her mother – a rock and roll icon – and her father. What Maisie Knew is an evocative portrayal of the chaos of adult life seen entirely ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: divorce, childhood, parents and children, parenthood, spelling bee, redemption, custody, adoption, runaway, dysfunctional family, relationships, depression ...
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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.
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Plot: coming of age, innocence lost, parents and children, mental illness, youth, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, misfit, child suicide, sandcastle, contemplating suicide ...
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Little Soldier
Genre: Drama
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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.
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Plot: prostitute, human spirit, small town, friendship, parents and children, injustice, hopes, life is a bitch, family problems, family relations, friends, soldier ...
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Pavee Lackeen: The Traveller Girl
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
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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: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: social misfits, realism, culture clash, life is a bitch, misfit, rebellion, society, family relations, social relations, fighting the system, mischievous children, parents and children ...
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Dream and Silence
Genre: Drama
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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, sincere, realistic, touching
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Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: europe, austria, france, paris france
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Last Orders
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jack Dodd was a London butcher who enjoyed a pint with his mates for over 50 years. When he died, he died as he lived, with a smile on his face watching a horse race on which he had bet, with borrowed money. But before he died he had a final ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1989
Place: england, europe, london, california
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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, bleak, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: forbidden love, siblings relations, village, lake or river, dysfunctional family, homecoming, family relations, incest, human nature, obsession, parents and children, village life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hungary, europe
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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, atmospheric, realistic, sincere
Plot: introspection, farm, self discovery, parents and children, countryside, unfulfillment, midlife crisis, farmer, gay, homosexuality, dull life, elderly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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: bleak, serious, sincere, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, parents and children, 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
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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, emotional, realistic, 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
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Dark Blue Almost Black
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jorge is a young man whose plans for the future are put on hold when his father has a stroke. For seven years, he diligently nurses his father and works as a janitor while studying part time to get a business degree.When Natalia, his childhood ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, dramatic, melancholic ...
Plot: prison, violence, couple relations, mentor, runaway, childhood, relationships, coming of age, loneliness, friendship, dysfunctional family, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, israel, spain
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The Promise
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Tunisia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this acclaimed and gripping social portrait of immoral lives in need of rescue, Igor (Jérémie Renier), aged 15, and his father Roger (Olivier Gourmet) deal in housing and peddling illicit labor in the outlying districts of Liege, Belgium. ...
Style: emotional, serious, bleak, reflective, tense ...
Plot: immigrants, coming of age, dysfunctional family, father son relationship, realism, brothers, innocence lost, parents and children, crime gone awry, redemption, working class, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: belgium, europe, antwerp, usa, los angeles ...
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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, emotional, realistic, touching, road movie
Plot: on the road, parents and children, family relations, single parent, optimism, hopes, love and romance, youth, parent child relationship, stolen goods, released from prison, zodiac ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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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, sincere, realistic, 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
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The Visitor
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Estonia, Germany, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young boy lives with his mother on a farm surrounded by deep forest in the remote wilds of the Finnish countryside. From time to time, the boy visits his father - a man of great violence - in prison. Locked in the stable is an unruly horse, the ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, gloomy, realistic, tense ...
Plot: countryside, farm, parents and children, youth, family relations, disorder, mute or deaf, mysterious character, symbolism, mute, crow, stranger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, finland
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Phoebe in Wonderland
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The fantastical tale of a little girl who won't - or can't - follow the rules. Confounded by her clashes with the rule-obsessed world around her, Phoebe seeks enlightenment from her unconventional drama teacher, even as her brilliant but ...
Style: psychological, emotional, touching, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: mental illness, school, teacher, coming of age, imaginary friend, imagination, psychiatrist, fantasy world, dedicated educator, childhood, social misfits, storytelling ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
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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, parents and children, prison, unfulfilled love, prison life, confined, unfulfillment, youth, family relations, power relations, forbidden love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, romania
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