Movies like A Death of Innocence

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A Death of Innocence (1971)
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A Death of Innocence (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A mother travels to New York to see her daughter who is awaiting trial for murder. The mother is totally convinced of her daughter's innocence and does all she can to help her. As the trial progresses however, the mother begins to have doubts.
Plot: mother, daughter, mother daughter relationship, footprint, court, trial, murder

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Most similar movies to A Death of Innocence

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, psychological, sincere and touching films with plots about daughter, mother, mother daughter relationship, murder, family relations, court and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like A Death of Innocence: Time of Indifference (1964), Jinn (2018), Mothers and Daughters (2016), The Letter (1982), Claudelle Inglish (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Time of Indifference (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A penniless countess falls in love with a cad, unaware that he is also involved on the side with her beautiful daughter.
Plot: love triangle, deception, bankruptcy, stockings, affair, mother, daughter, legs
Place: italy
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Jinn (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Summer is a carefree teenage girl whose world is turned upside down when her mother abruptly converts to Islam and becomes a different person. At first resistant to the faith, she begins to reevaluate her identity after becoming attracted to a ...
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, captivating, contemplative, tense
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, islam, religious conversion, desire, daughter, mother, woman, teenager, faith, society, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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72%
Mothers and Daughters (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Interwoven stories of what it is to be a mom seen through the lens of photographer Rigby Gray.
Style: anthology, sincere, captivating, touching, humorous ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, daughter, mother, holiday, mother and daughter, rock band, money problems, paternity revealed, pregnancy, estrangement, pregnant woman, female photographer ...
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The Letter (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The wife of a Malaysian planter kills an employee of her husband one night, but her motive begins to appear not entirely truthful.
Plot: blackmail, murder, deception, infidelity, marriage, trial, court
Place: malaysia
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Claudelle Inglish (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A rural southern girl reaches the age where she's ready for a little excitement away from home. Director Gordon Douglas' 1961 drama stars Diane McBain, Arthur Kennedy, Will Hutchins, Chad Everett, Constance Ford, Claude Akins, Frank ...
Plot: postman, promiscuous woman, personality change, farm, letter, tractor, date, reverend, promiscuity, argument, gift, sexuality ...
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46%
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Where I Belong (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Izumi (Kento Hayashi) was abandoned by his parents. He now commits burglary, targeting women and the elderly. He is chased by the cops. While on the run, in the mountains of Miyazaki Prefecture, he helps an injured elderly woman, Suma (Etsuko ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, dog, pig, cash, old woman, mobile phone, hidden money, son, scooter, police, rural road, nubile girl ...
Place: osaka japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bag Full of Hearts (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 79 min.
Plot: boyfriend, bulldozer, building, teacher, kolkhoz, wife, husband, officer, postman, mother, daughter, son ...
Place: soviet union, ussr
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Subwave (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: College swimmer Chad Billingsley is his middle class family's pride and joy. After a moody phase of scared denial, he owns up to father, attorney Roger, that Rosalie Frank, the provocatively dressed waitress who attended his frat's last ...
Plot: trial, family crisis, statutory rape, court, rape, fire, son, regret, abuse, dormitory, father son relationship, party ...
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39%
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The Truth (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Japan, Switzerland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Fabienne is a star; a star of French cinema. She reigns amongst men who love and admire her. When she publishes her memoirs, her daughter Lumir returns from New York to Paris with her husband and young child. The reunion between mother and daughter ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, sincere
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, mother, family, family relations, redemption, female protagonist, couples, autobiography, family problems, love, adaptation, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france
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38%
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Lilian's Story (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: For forty years Lilian Singer has been locked up in a 'loony bin' by her father. Her release is eventually secured by her eccentric Aunt Kitty and her brother, John. Lilian starts to carve out a place for herself. As she explores Sydney ...
Plot: tragedy, daughter, choice, father, weirdo, insane, mental illness, hiding place
Place: australia
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38%
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The Seventies (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A middle-class Filipino family struggles to survive in the era of dictatorship.
Plot: mother, torture, martial law
Place: the philippines
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37%
The House of Doves (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The widow Alexandra and her schoolgirl daughter Sandra live together in a luxurious villa in Spain. When Fernando, an old love of Alexandra's, appears in town the two rekindle their love affair until Alexandra finds that he is being paid to be ...
Plot: daughter, virgin, widow, female nudity, sex, erotica, gigolo, love triangle
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37%
The Tribes of Palos Verdes (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When the situation at her idyllic Palos Verdes home turns volatile, young Medina attempts to surf her way to happiness.
Style: touching, depressing, suspense, sad
Plot: twins, family conflict, surfing, teenager, adolescence, troubled teen, sibling relationship, mother daughter relationship, loneliness, brother sister relationship, stereotypes, female protagonist ...
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The President's Plane Is Missing (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When the President's plane mysteriously disappears with him on board, it is left to the seemingly weak Vice President to try and advert a nuclear exchange with the Chinese.
Plot: conspiracy, cold war, secretary of state, airplane accident, vice president, u.s. vice president, u.s. president, airplane, impersonation
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Man (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the President and Speaker of the House are killed in a building collapse, and the Vice-President declines the office due to age and ill-health, Senate President pro tempore Douglas Dilman (James Earl Jones) suddenly becomes the first black man ...
Plot: senator, usa president, politics, daughter, picket line, fishing, widower, political candidate, man in a wheelchair, u.s. vice president, president, vice president ...
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36%
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The Verdict (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: rape, blackmail, death penalty, death sentence, mother love, kidnapping, dead girl, female nudity, murder, french giallo, nudity (full frontal - brief), mother ...
Place: lyon
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35%
My Husband's Secret Life (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: A policeman's widow (Archer) uncovers corruption within the force after meeting a woman (Alonso) who was tied to her husband's mysterious death.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, corruption, stockings, loss of husband, widow, police officer
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35%
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Deja Vu (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A choreographer who believes that he was reincarnated believes that his present wife possesses the soul of his wife in his previous wife, a ballerina.
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, reincarnation, tragic love, murder, fire, ballerina, medium, spiritualist, love and romance, couples, romance, unfulfillment ...
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33%
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The Balcony (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Shelley Winters is the madame of a house where customers play out their erotic fantasies, oblivious to a revolution which is sweeping the country. When her old friend, the chief of police (Peter Falk), asks her to impersonate the missing queen in ...
Style: sexy, sex comedy
Plot: surrealism, sex scene, clergy, soldier, sexual fantasy, revolution, brothel, lesbian kiss, prostitute, lesbian, police, judge ...
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32%
The Graveyard Keeper's Daughter (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Estonia, Finland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A snapshot of one segment of Estonian present-day life, shown through the eyes of a child: 8 years old Lucia is leading a jolly and naughty Pippi-Longstocking-style life in a small town in Estonia. Her father Kaido, a graveyard keeper, can hardly ...
Plot: female director, abroad, alcohol abuse, cemetery, mother daughter relationship, unemployment, daughter, little girl, fire, father daughter relationship, orphanage, husband wife relationship ...
Place: estonia
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31%
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Hail, Hero! (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hail, Hero! stars Michael Douglas in his screen debut as long-haired college student Carl Dixon. Reversing the usual procedure in late-1960s films, Dixon decides to quit school and enlist in the Army, even though he's already run afoul of the ...
Plot: generation gap, dysfunctional family, coming of age, husband wife relationship, college student, vietnam war, brother brother relationship, u.s. senator, student, barn, military enlistment, cooking ...
Place: vietnam, arizona
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The College Admissions Scandal (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two wealthy mothers, Caroline, a sought after interior designer and Bethany, an owner of a successful financial services firm, who share an obsession with getting their teenagers into the best possible college.
Plot: handcuffs, reenactment, alcoholic, boyfriend, lawyer, fbi, ceo, musician, prison sentence, news reporter, soccer, college ...
Place: yale university
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A Journey Through Pines (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A daughter finds a journal her dad left behind, only to discover there was another woman in his life she knew nothing about. She sets out to find this woman and the reason her father never ended up with the woman he must have loved.
Plot: daughter, father, true love, unconditional love
Place: mississippi
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30%
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Moment of Truth: Why My Daughter? (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a young prostitute is murdered and left in a rubbish heap, her mother does everything to track down the killer.
Plot: prostitution, murder, teenage prostitute, strip club, stripper, domestic violence, psychotic, abusive boyfriend, loss of daughter, forced prostitution, abusive boss, insubordination ...
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Recommendation for Mercy (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, a 14 year-old boy is accused of raping and murdering a little girl
Style: based on true events
Plot: court, rape, murder, rape accusation, teenager
Place: canada
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29%
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Timepiece (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in the 1940's, James Earl Jones as an an old clockmaker faces racism and is tried for murder when the racist is killed. However, Kevin Kilner comes forward and claims to have commmitted the crime in self defense. All the while, ...
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking
Plot: racism, family relations, self defense, murder, faith, dishonesty, life is a bitch, society, family life, false accusation, businessman, parent child relationship ...
Time: 90s
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29%
Men and Beasts (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: East Germany, Soviet Union
Duration: 178 min.
Story: The story of a man who fought in WW2, was captured by the Nazis and put into different concentration camps, witnessed much cruelty, after his liberation fate took him to Argentina, to work for a German landowner and his Russian wife, then he goes to ...
Plot: corruption, concentration camp, capitalism, nazism, mother daughter relationship, road trip, car accident, red army, homeland, drugs, immorality, chauffeur ...
Time: 1940s
Place: ussr, argentina, soviet union, germany
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29%
A Child's Cry for Help (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A recently widowed doctor moves with her daughter to start at a new hospital. While there a loving mother brings her son in for treatment. The doctor suspects that there is something wrong, and theorizes that the mother is deliberately making her ...
Plot: self doubt, housekeeper, poison, hospital, egocentrism, lawsuit, single parent, doctor, self centeredness, mother daughter relationship, court, police ...
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Only God Can Judge Me (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Film from Tody Walker
Plot: court, redemption, murder, jury, prison, trial, courtroom
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Love is Never Silent (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman struggles with her own need for independence and the obligation she feels for her deaf parents in this depression-era drama. A friend sees her turmoil and tells her she must find happiness on her own. However, the initial joy she finds ...
Plot: guilt, marriage, deaf, sign language, parent child relationship, great depression, mother daughter relationship, deafness, father daughter relationship, family relations
Time: 1940s, 1930s
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