Movies like The Etruscan Smile

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The Etruscan Smile (2018)
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The Etruscan Smile (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Relative newcomers Oded Binnun and Mihal Brezis are directing from a script by Michael McGowan, Sarah Bellwood and Michal Lali Kagan. The story follows tough old Scotsman Rory MacNeil as he travels from his home in the remote island of Vallasay, Scotland to San Francisco. Seeking treatment for a terminal illness the colorful character stays with his son and his family. Rory finds his precious days left alive transformed as he bonds with his American grandson. Based on the Spanish novel La sonrisa etrusca by José Luis Sampedro, the story's setting has been shifted from Italy to the US.
Plot: family relations, father son reunion, treatment, male female relationship, golf, male nudity, veterinarian, pickpocket, airport, father son relationship, museum, birthday party, father son conflict, nanny, terminal illness, redheaded woman, doctor patient relationship, feud, grandfather grandson relationship, husband wife relationship, father in law son in law relationship, kilt, wood carving, american abroad, sleeping on a couch ...
Place: san francisco

Most similar movies to The Etruscan Smile

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, touching, realistic and serious films with plots about family relations, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, terminal illness, father daughter relationship, mother son relationship and dysfunctional family mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Etruscan Smile: The Game of Love (2016), A Friend's Betrayal (1996), A Kid Like Jake (2018), Red Roses and Petrol (2003), That Certain Summer (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Game of Love (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The family of a basketball club's president conspires to force him to sell it.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: father son relationship, competition, family relations, male female relationship, basketball, husband wife relationship, basketball team, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationship vs career, relationships, love affair, family ...
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Friend's Betrayal (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two childhood friends grow up. One has a family and the other has a career. One relationship may make or break a family. Paul, the teenage son, must decide what he wants for his future. While family would like to make that decision for him. Watch as ...
Plot: middle aged woman, birthday party, old friend, golden gate bridge, female artist, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, photographer, breakup, family relations, teenager, high school ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
A Kid Like Jake (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the eve of the admissions cycle for New York City kindergartens, Alex and Greg Wheeler have high hopes for four-year-old Jake. The director of Jake’s preschool encourages them to accentuate Jake’s gender expansive behavior to help him stand ...
Style: captivating, fairy tale
Plot: gender issues, lgbt, family relations, gender identity, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, disney princess, gender, social issues, mother son relationship, cinderella, education ...
Place: brooklyn new york city, scotland, montana, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Red Roses and Petrol (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A dysfunctional Irish family gathers after the death of their patriarch.
Style: touching, serious, psychological, sincere, captivating
Plot: secret, dysfunctional family, family conflict, family reunited, family relations, husband wife relationship, family gatherings, brother sister relationship, father son relationship, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family tragedy ...
Place: new york, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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That Certain Summer (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The first US teleplay to deal sympathetically with homosexuality. Divorced San Francisco contractor Doug Salter is looking forward to a summer visit from his fourteen-year-old son Nick, who lives in Los Angeles with his mother Janet. The boy does ...
Plot: gay, father son relationship, coming out, family relations, male homosexuality, gay slur, lgbt, older man younger man relationship, divorce, homosexual, gay couple, telephone call ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 7.1
 330
In Celebration (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: In a Yorkshire mining town, three educated brothers return to their blue-collar home to celebrate the 40th wedding anniversary of their parents, but dark secrets come to the fore.
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious
Plot: reunion, family gatherings, family relations, wedding anniversary, return, gender, gays and lesbians, wedding, human nature, parents and children, family life, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Nie mehr wie es war (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tomas is happy as family father, raising teen son Milan (as his knavish buddy) and running-especially gastronomically- a club with his mother Nike, whose absences to take course aiming for career progress causes tension. Covering for Milan's ...
Style: captivating
Plot: fatherhood, adultery, father son relationship, family problems, family relations, search for father, relationship problems, family, dysfunctional family, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Last Passport (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: THE LAST PASSPORT takes place in a passport office...or so you think. George Miller is a 70 year old man who through a variety of encounters, takes us on a journey through his mysterious past to show us we are not all that different.
Plot: father son relationship, veteran, post office, police, friendship, husband wife relationship, military, love, marriage, family relations, male female relationship, gay interest
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Saved by Grace (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A retired police officer, despondent over the loss of his family, contemplates a dramatic decision which will change his life forever, until he meets a mysterious woman who, through her personal stories, gives him a reason to re-examine what is most ...
Style: christian film, suspenseful, sincere
Plot: christian, father son relationship, faith, family relations, grief, father, prayer, love, fatherhood, husband wife relationship, responsibility, integrity
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Day the Ponies Come Back (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Daniel Moulin goes to New York on a business trip and decides to take advantage of his time in the Big Apple to try and locate the father he never knew. The only thing he has to go on however is an address in the Bronx that is 25 years old.
Plot: african american, musical instrument, theft, drive by shooting, wife abuse, family relations, burglar, fanatic, male female relationship, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, single mother ...
Place: bronx new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Hunting Season (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France, USA, Germany, Qatar
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A father and son tale
Plot: father son reunion, father son relationship, father son conflict, female director, airport, student, kiss, campfire, cigarette smoking, lake, snow, fight ...
Place: argentina, patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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American Beauty (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation with his daughter's attractive friend.
Style: thought provoking, melancholic, sexual, cynical, cerebral ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: midlife crisis, existentialism, coming of age, older man young girl relationship, loneliness, character study, age difference, virgin, dysfunctional family, older man younger woman relationship, closeted homosexual, youth ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Two Kinds Of Love (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two kinds of love are experienced by young Ricky Schroder in this made-for-TV drama. One kind is the tenuous affection he extends to his estranged father when Schroder's mother unexpectedly dies. The other kind consists of the teasing ...
Plot: widower, death of mother, father son relationship, terminal illness, boy, cancer, loss of wife, death of wife, coming of age, family relations, husband wife relationship, loss of mother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.3
 25K
You're Not You (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A drama centered on a classical pianist who has been diagnosed with ALS and the brash college student who becomes her caregiver.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, serious, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: terminal illness, friendship, life is a bitch, teaching the ways of the world, family relations, youth, parents and children, death, husband wife relationship, female bonding, dying, wheelchair bound ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Driving with My Wife's Lover (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After realizing that his wife has been cheating on him, mild-mannered stamp maker Tae-han leaves his small seaside town of Naksan determined to track down his wife's lover, a taxicab driver from Seoul named Joong-sik. During one of the most ...
Style: road movie, captivating, entertaining
Plot: jealousy, husband wife relationship, adultery, relationships, romantic triangle, male female relationship, romantic rivalry, family relations, love and romance, skinny dipping, summer, taxi driver ...
Place: seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Affairs of State (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young campaign aide gets in way over his head when he sleeps with the wife of a presidential candidate, sending him into a downward spiral of corruption and blackmail. He is left fighting not only for his career, but also his life.
Style: tense, suspense, political, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: campaign, senator, cheating on husband, blackmail, assassination, political intrigue, political unrest, affair, illicit affair, political activism, most dangerous game, political corruption ...
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Sweet Nothing in My Ear (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Family drama about a deaf and hearing couple who struggle to decide whether or not to give their deaf son a cochlear implant.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: deaf, medical examination, parent child relationship, father son relationship, therapy, family relations, deaf child, problem solving, treatment, family conflict, deafness, disabled child ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Rocket Gibraltar (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, witty, sentimental ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, family life, reunion, family gatherings, siblings relations, bittersweet, golden years, 17 year old, memory, sleeping, blond boy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.5
 199
The Shadow Box (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Over the course of a day in a California hospice, three terminally ill patients are observed with their families reflecting on life and death. Adapted for television from the award-winning play by Michael Cristofer.
Plot: ex husband ex wife relationship, marriage, wheelchair, husband wife relationship, terminal illness, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, cancer, death, homosexual, hospice, long lost daughter ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
A Father for Brittany (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Keith and Kim Lussier are a childless couple who are given custody of a 3-month-old foster child, Brittany. However, tragedy strikes when Kim dies of cancer in the middle of the adoption process, leaving Keith to fight for Brittany's custody ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: terminal illness, adoption, family relations, dealing with death, rivalry, love and romance, unfulfillment, gays and lesbians, pregnancy, child illness, family in crisis, redemption ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.2
 470
I'm Losing You (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A wealthy businessman Perry Krohn attempts to juggle the needs of his dedicated wife, demanding mistress and grown children while facing his own certain death from lung cancer.
Style: talky, realistic, emotional, serious, suspense ...
Plot: cancer, hollywood, family relations, aids, family problems, infidelity, terminal illness, showbiz, artists and showbiz, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, family life ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
A Dream of Kings (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A powerful and touching drama set in Chicago's vibrant Greek-American community, A Dream of Kings benefits from the regal talent of Anthony Quinn in a role he was born to play: Matsoukos, a proud, earthy optimist, very much like his ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: hopes, optimism, family relations, terminal illness, greek american, sexual dysfunction, one more chance, parents and children, couple relations, unfulfillment, immigrants, romance ...
Time: 60s
Place: chicago illinois, greece, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
75 Degrees in July (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sibling rivalry and other conflicts are revealed as one daughter, now a successful modern artist living in New York, returns to visit her Texas family.
Style: touching, captivating, sincere, serious, psychological
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Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.9
 656
The Gathering (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Adam Thornton learns that he only has a little time left, he decides that he wants to make peace with his family. Only problem is that most of his family are not exactly fond of him because he walked out on his wife and of his stubborn nature ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: family relations, terminal illness, family gatherings, life is a bitch, single parent, hopes, unfulfillment, family problems, estrangement, elderly, golden years, parents and children ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 3K
Providence (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Clive Langham (Sir John Gielgud) spends one tormenting night in his bed suffering from health problems and thinking up a story based on his relatives. He is a bitter man and he shows, through flashbacks, how spiteful, conniving and treacherous his ...
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, aging, family relations, father son relationship, terminal illness, alcohol abuse, parents and children, human nature, couple relations, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, writer's life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Who Will Love My Children? (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on a true story of Iowa farm wife Lucile Fray. Ann-Margret plays a dying mother of ten whose last wish is to find loving families for her children.
Plot: adoption, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, little girl, sacrifice, orphan, last will and testament, self sacrifice, terminal illness, farmer, little boy, death ...
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
We the Animals (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Manny, Joel and Jonah tear their way through childhood and push against the volatile love of their parents. As Manny and Joel grow into versions of their father and Ma dreams of escape, Jonah, the youngest, embraces an imagined world all his own.
Style: captivating, sentimental, touching, psychological
Plot: lgbt child, family relations, father son relationship, theft, teenage boy, husband wife relationship, domestic violence, child protagonist, boy, marriage, fired from the job, birthday ...
Place: brooklyn new york city, philadelphia, spain, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A Family Upside Down (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An elderly married couple find that as their physical and mental health deteriorates, they find themselves dependent more and more upon their grown children.
Plot: old age, retirement home, family, aging, grandmother grandson relationship, mother daughter relationship, picnic, grandfather grandson relationship, heart attack, dying, death, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Theory of Everything (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Does God exist? Does Science prove God's existence or provide more reasons to doubt? Doug Holloway (David de Vos), a family man on the verge of financial and marital ruin, embarks on a journey to find his birth father, Dr. Eugene Holland ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, christian film
Plot: prodigy, family relations, religions or cults, on the road, memory loss, obsessive quest, research, christian, prayer, scientist, husband wife relationship, illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 131
Toughlove (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Charters family falls into despair over their drug-addicted son Gary. They discuss his problems through the "Toughlove" program in searching for answers.
Plot: family relations, teenage boy, drug addict, teenage angst, juvenile delinquent, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, drug addiction, drug use, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%