Movies like Comme des rois

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Comme des rois (2017)
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Comme des rois (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: not available
Plot: prison, thief, police, con artists, swindle, wine, theft, burglary, security guard, theater, pregnant woman, poverty, salesman, debt collector, debt, father son relationship, father son conflict, blood, supermarket, stealing money, extortion, stage, alarm, scam, improv ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, captivating, serious and psychological films with plots about family relations, telephone call, life is a bitch, police, female protagonist, society and cigarette smoking mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Comme des rois: Bodybuilder (2014), The Dazzled (2019), Ayka (2018), Superstar (2012), Orphan (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bodybuilder (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Twenty year old Antoine has made enemies of a gang of young thugs, to whom he owes money. Fed up with his scams and petty crimes, his mother and older brother decide to send Antoine to his father's place in Saint-Etienne. The two men ...
Style: captivating, realistic, tense, psychological
Plot: bodybuilding, gym, father son relationship, sport competition, training, theft, hiding place, weightlifting, estranged father, stealing money, rivalry, bodybuilder ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france, lyon
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95%
 6.3
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The Dazzled (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Camille, is the eldest of a large family. One day, her parents enter a religious community which gradually, regimentation becomes sectarian and Camille will have to fight to assert her freedom and save her brothers and sisters.
Style: semi autobiographical
Plot: community, locked in, pedophilia, singing, birthday cake, stealing money, father daughter relationship, police arrest, prayer, mother daughter relationship, arrest, teenage girl ...
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87%
 7.1
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Ayka (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Germany, Poland, China, France, Kazakhstan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young Asian immigrant worker in Moscow tried to track down her baby, whom she abandoned at the hospital.
Style: sad, melancholic, neurotic, rough
Plot: baby, female protagonist, pregnant woman, pregnant, money problems, life is a bitch, big city, extortion, cleaning, police, cat, doctor ...
Place: moscow russia, russia
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79%
 5.3
 965
Superstar (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An average guy who works in a recycling plant wakes up one morning to discover that he's become inexplicably famous.
Style: satirical, cynical, tragicomedy, psychological, thought provoking ...
Plot: media, life turned upside down, media satire, love hate relationship, disorder, price of fame, fish out of water, celebrity, fame, satire, media circus, absurdism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Orphan (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A young woman who moves to Paris and has a brush with disaster. The grown-up at last, an accomplished woman, who thought she was safe from her own past. Gradually, these characters come together to form a single heroine.
Style: no music, non-linear
Plot: man slaps a woman, racetrack, father daughter relationship, police arrest, release from prison, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, teacher, pregnant, orphan, little girl, teenage girl ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
Place: france, romania
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64%
Farewell to the Night (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Muriel breeds horses in France and runs an almond plantation with her business partner from the Maghreb. A confident woman who spent her childhood and youth in Algeria, Muriel seems to enjoy a life that is both harmonious and fulfilled. She receives ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Plot: grandmother grandson relationship, pony, police arrest, old man, stolen money, islam, orphan, old woman, horse trainer, retirement home, nurse, propaganda ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2015
Place: south of france, france
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64%
The Measure of a Man (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: At the age of 51 and after 20 months on unemployment, Thierry starts a new job that soon brings him face to face with a moral dilemma. How much is he willing to accept to keep his job?
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, serious
Plot: unemployment, society, working class, economic crisis, layoff, job interview, poverty, life is a bitch, rivalry, shoplifter, dance class, video surveillance ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Sorry We Missed You (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A story exploring the issue of hardship in modern-day Britain through a young couple scraping to get by in a casual jobs market. A hard-up delivery driver and his carer wife are pushed to breaking point as they struggle to keep their family afloat ...
Style: psychological, realistic, sincere, disturbing
Plot: working class, poverty, husband wife relationship, teenage boy, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, bus, job interview, debt, graffiti, family, couples ...
Time: 2010s, year 1996, year 2008, year 1984
Place: united kingdom
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63%
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A Better Life (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Yann, a cook, and Nadia, a waitress and mother of 9-year-old child, decide to risk everything on the purchase of a restaurant. With plenty of talent, energy, love and dreams, but no finance of their own, they find themselves forced into a jungle of ...
Style: touching, serious, captivating, sincere, realistic
Plot: starting over, life turned upside down, family relations, disorder, family problems, single parent, down on your luck, family in crisis, couple relations, hopes, restaurant, changing lives ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france, ontario canada, montreal ...
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62%
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Gloria Mundi (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Daniel leaves prison. He returns to Marseilles where Mathilda, his daughter, has just given birth. Nicolas, his spouse, a self-employed driver, is exhausted while Mathilda is a sales assistant on a trial basis. But, one night, Nicolas is assaulted ...
Style: suspense, psychological, talky, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: police, racism, muslim, baby, ex husband, released from prison, prostitute, humiliation, infidelity, drugs, prison, taxi driver ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: marseille, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Too Close to the Sun (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A magistrate investigating a fraud case discovers the woman is the biological mother of her adopted child. Instead of recusing herself, the magistrate pursues the case further.
Style: captivating, no music
Plot: mother son incest, lawyer, birth mother, adoptive mother, sex with mother, male female relationship, relationship problems, family problems, adopted son, marital problem, husband wife relationship, adulterous husband ...
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59%
 6.1
 388
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: emotional, sincere, touching, serious, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, haunted by the past, unfulfilled love, parents and children, love and romance, youth, life is a bitch, teenage girl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother daughter relationship, secret, mother and daughter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.0
 512
Aliyah (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Paris 2011. Alex is 27. He's lives off dealing and pays the debts of his brother, Isaac, who after being his support has now become dead weight. When his cousin announces he's going to open a restaurant in Tel Aviv, Alex imagines he can ...
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, psychological, contemplative ...
Plot: family relations, moral dilemma, immigrants, lifestyle, society, brother brother relationship, drug dealer, debt, breakup, starting over, friendship, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: paris france, france, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Belleville-Tokyo (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Un couple se dirige vers un train en partance pour Venise. Sur le quai, Julien annonce à Marie qu’il part en rejoindre une autre et s’en va, la laissant seule à Paris, enceinte. Bouleversée, Marie se refuse à être victime de cette ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: pregnancy, breakup, couple relations, theater, workplace, couples, family problems, boss and employee, love and romance, friendship, strong female presence, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.1
 400
Maryline (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A wannabe actress follows her dreams and moves to Paris.
Plot: human ashes, dancing, flashback, dead animal, dog, actress, female full frontal nudity, wine, telephone conversation, nudity (full frontal - brief), stage actress, pubic hair ...
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52%
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Custody (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the midst of a divorce, Miriam Besson decides to ask for exclusive custody to her son, in order to protect him from a father that she is accusing of violence. The judge-in-charge of the file grants a shared custody to the father whom it considers ...
Style: sentimental, touching, disturbing, captivating
Plot: custody battle, child, parent child relationship, child custody, husband wife relationship, boy, police, divorced parents, lawyer, lie, father son relationship, divorce ...
Time: 2010s, year 2013
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Sisters (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Lyon, France in 1970s, Sibylle, Corinne, and Georgette are sisters who share everything, as they live with their Italian mother. Sibylle is the only blonde in the family, except for their father who abandoned them, and she feels isolated. She dreams ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, serious, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, dysfunctional family, siblings relations, introspection, youth, family problems, single parent, godparent, self discovery, obsessive quest, coming of age ...
Time: 70s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, france, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.2
 549
3000 Nights (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Jordan, Lebanon, Qatar, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young Palestinian schoolteacher gives birth to her son in an Israeli prison where she fights to protect him, survive and maintain hope.
Plot: female director, israeli palestinian conflict, blowing out candles on a birthday cake, letter, newborn baby, palestinian, pregnant woman, pregnant, school teacher, childbirth, birth, newborn ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Don't Worry, I'm Fine (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A 19-year-old searches for her twin brother after he runs away from home, following a fight with their father.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, touching, realistic ...
Plot: twins, family relations, lie, siblings relations, woman in danger, family, parent child relationship, missing person, depression, mystery, uncover truth, merciless ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain, barcelona, france, normandy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Louise Wimmer (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The middle-aged titular heroine (Masiero) of this bare-bones, Dardenne-esque debut has certainly fallen on hard times: Living between her car and a storage shed, working a part-time job as a hotel chambermaid, and trying against all odds to obtain ...
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, touching ...
Plot: starting over, life is a bitch, human spirit, hopes, optimism, working class, nudity (full frontal - brief), female protagonist, cleaning lady, poverty, homelessness, single woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Lourdes (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, France, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In order to escape her isolation, wheelchair-bound Christine makes a life changing journey to Lourdes, the iconic site of pilgrimage in the Pyrenees Mountains.
Style: realistic, contemplative, serious, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: miraculous event, clergy, religions or cults, disability, redemption, society, healing power, volunteer, religion, self discovery, envy, road trip ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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47%
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A Bad Son (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bruno is released from prison. He looks for a job and tries to start a new life. His first stop is at his father's apartment.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: drug abuse, cons and scams, confined, going straight, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, crimes, downfall, society, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france
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45%
Gebo and the Shadow (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Despite his age and general weariness, Gebo keeps on working as an accountant to provide for his family. He lives with his wife, Doroteia, and his daughter-in-law, Sofia, but it is the absence of João, son and husband, that worries them.Gebo seems ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, suspense, tense ...
Plot: poverty, honor, family problems, family relations, parents and children, society, thief, missing child
Time: 19th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Lovers (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A French woman falls in love with a Yugoslavian man, not realizing that he is an illegal immigrant.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: couples, deportation, painter, love affair, tragic love, fall in love, dogma, sexual content, love and romance, life is a bitch, romance, immigrants ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: paris france, france, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 100
In Your Wake (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An estranged father returns with plans to open a bar with the son who still harbors resentment towards him.
Style: psychological, disturbing, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: parents and children, criminal heroes, crimes, human nature, vengeance, heist, family relations, heist gone wrong, father son relationship, bar, money problems, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
 3K
Just Great (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Godard examines the structure of movies, relationships and revolutions through the life of a couple in Paris.
Style: clever, witty, sincere, contemplative, thought provoking ...
Plot: factory, revolution, politics, strike, reporter, labor union, state affairs, rebellion, workplace, journalism, society, media ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, year 1972, 1960s ...
Place: france, paris france, vietnam, europe, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 187
Life Kills Me (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Paul (Sami Bouajila of The Adventures of Felix and The Siege) is a smart, well-educated Frenchman of Arab ancestry. He's a smooth talker, but he can't seem to get a job worthy of his skills. He ends up living in a single room, struggling ...
Style: captivating, sincere
Plot: brother brother relationship, interracial relations, bodybuilder, gay, french, gay brother, gay interest, family relations, social relations, relationships, family problems, relationship problems ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 385
The Brigade (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bénédicte Meursault, a female firefighter, has just been transferred to a small fire brigade in the South of France. She is welcomed by Philippe, 45, the wise captain of the brigade. Soon after being introduced to the men, the young woman jumps ...
Plot: singing, photograph, telephone conversation, newborn, childbirth, suicide by hanging, forest fire, telephone call, firefighting, car accident, wedding dress, beeper ...
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 334
8 Times Up (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Elsa makes a living from little jobs, struggling to gain custody of his son. Mathieu, who lives next door, also keeps getting job interviews only to polish his art of failure. Their situation is increasingly precarious, but both are trying to bounce ...
Plot: ambulance, divorced mother, neighbor, beach, job seeking, divorced parents, neighbor neighbor relationship, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.7
 3K
Taipei Story (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Lung, a former member of the national Little League team and now operator of an old-style fabric business, is never able to shake a longing for his past glory. One day, he runs into a former teammate who is now a struggling cab driver. The two talk ...
Plot: childhood sweetheart, regret, telephone conversation, night, cigarette smoking, blood, birthday cake, staircase, karaoke, death, sea, fight ...
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35%