Movies like Visit of a President

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Visit of a President (1961)
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Visit of a President (1961)
Original name: Odwiedziny prezydenta
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A little boy, craving for his father's attention, imagines a made-up "Mr. President" who looks just like his father but is caring and attentive.
Plot: child, jealousy, stepmother, imaginary friend, neglected child, toys, kindergarten, father son relationship, cigarette smoking, father child relationship, flashback, toy, crying baby

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Most similar movies to Visit of a President

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out disturbing, touching, captivating and suspenseful films with plots about child, father son relationship, jealousy, flashback, family relations, cigarette smoking and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Visit of a President: The Backwater (2013), How to Be Loved (1963), Daughter of Mine (2018), Everything for Sale (1969), Revenge (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Backwater (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on a novel by Shinya Tanaka, this film is set in a quiet riverside town, where 17-year-old Tooma lives with his father and his father’s lover. Tooma witnesses his father’s sadistic behavior towards his lover and soon finds himself ...
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: stepmother, dysfunctional family, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, revenge, father son relationship, alcoholic father, small town, stepmother stepson relationship, violent father, listening to sex, older man younger woman sex, male objectification ...
Time: 90s, year 1988, 1990s
Place: japan
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95%
How to Be Loved (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An actress travels from Warsaw to Paris and during the trip reflects on the last few years of her life. It goes back to the German occupation and her hiding of a fellow actor who has supposedly killed a collaborator. He is weak and a bit cowardly, ...
Plot: airplane, murder suspect, theater, tank, airport, cigarette smoking, flashback, cognac, suicide
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78%
Daughter of Mine (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A daughter torn between two mothers, one who raised her with love and her biological mother, who instinctively claims her back.
Style: psychological, touching, sentimental, sincere, captivating
Plot: mother daughter relationship, secret, birth mother, conflict, child, money problems, church, husband wife relationship, female objectification, family relations, little girl, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Everything for Sale (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Wajda's homage to Zbigniew Cybulski, the "Polish James Dean" who starred in the director's ASHES AND DIAMONDS and died young. The movie follows the tribulations of a director attempting to make a movie with a Cybulski-like star ...
Style: semi autobiographical
Plot: respect, replacement, filmmaking, railway, film set, film within a film, death, actor, filmmaker, director
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Revenge (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Polish Psychological Drama
Plot: metaphysics, aging, meaning of life, husband wife relationship, old friend, reunion, memory, confession, mountain
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Wielki bieg (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set in 1952, the story follows events around the "Peace Run", a propaganda 3-day marathon for peace. The winner is to be presented with a new motorcycle by the country's president. Chief organizer is a ruthless manipulator who will ...
Plot: stalinism, communist propaganda, shower, race, political activist, president, communism, letter, male nudity
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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 ⇓
57%
Trapped In Silence (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A compelling drama about a silent, violent teenager. Kevin suffers from elective mutism and no one has ever heard him utter a word.
Plot: child abuse, therapy, mute, child, therapist, child murder, silence, mute child
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Hard Knocks (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young girl with a background of urban poverty and juvenile crime, attempts to become a fashion model. The hypocrisy and double standards of society are juxtaposed against the confusion and frustration she feels as she struggles to become part of a ...
Plot: man slaps a woman, photographer, camera, cigarette smoking, flashback
Place: melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Heavens Indivisible (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A wealthy man comes to terms with his adopted sister.
Plot: rose, rivalry, stepfather, drink, death of father, car, figurine, crystal, stepmother, heart attack, death of mother, blind date ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Egomania: Island Without Hope (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: There will be no other end to the world: fierce battles full of hatred and love for incest and wealth.
Plot: bridge, pregnancy, vampire, boat, surrealism, sex, father son relationship, party, quotation, train, island, forbidden love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Killing of Randy Webster (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young man is shot and killed in an altercation with Houston police. His father doesn't believe the police version of the incident and starts digging around on his own.
Plot: police chase, flashback, father son relationship, car theft, loss of son
Place: houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
No One's Child (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Serbia, Croatia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The movie is based on the fascinating, true story of a feral boy whom hunters found among wolves in a forest in the mountains of Bosnia-Herzegovina (BiH) in the mid-1980s. The boy was sent to the institution for children in an attempt to socialize ...
Style: touching, serious, captivating
Plot: neglected child, boy, friendship, orphanage, children, wolf, forest, bullying, prostitute, suicide, shower, capture ...
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
My Friend Henry (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When 12-year-old Elsi Björkman and her mother Paula return from a week's holiday abroad, Elsi immediately notices that someone has been in her room. She tells her mother about it, but she does not believe her. At the local supermarket Elsi ...
Style: serious, sincere, touching, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: parent child relationship, friendship, secret, childhood, mental health, shoplifting, family relations, family tragedy, father son relationship, responsibility, dysfunctional family, mental disorder ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Daydream Obsession 2: Infidelities (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this sequel to the ever-so-campy, wanna-be gay soft porn, Daydream Obsession, the naked-body-obsessed Clayton (Joseph Dain), whose previous demented daydreams turned to kidnapping and bondage nearly destroyed his friendship in the last film with ...
Plot: jealousy, masturbation, sexual obsession, infidelity, video diary, gay, male nudity, obsession, frisbee, video camera, camera, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Judgement (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 110 min.
Story: "Ai-Fak" is the story about Fak, a young Thai man who leaves the monkhood to care for his ailing father. When he returns home, he finds his father has married a much younger woman. She is very beautiful, but she is also mentally ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: stepmother, insanity, mentally challenged, desperation, family problems, stepmother stepson relationship, social relations, relationship problems, father son relationship, family relations, social problems, society ...
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Second Life (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nicholas celebrates his 40th birthday in his country house, with some friends. He has everything he ever wished for, but, on that night, he will end up dead, on his swimming pool. From that moment on, a dead Nicholas wonders how his life would be if ...
Plot: vineyard, threesome, marriage, female nudity, red panties, car accident, pursuit, betrayal, flashback, lesbianism, fashion model, jealousy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Crows (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A thin child of about 10, nicknamed "Crow" because she mimics the bird, has no friends and rejects a teacher's hug. At home, she is left on her own, her mom locks her out while entertaining a lover or is asleep. One morning, Crow sees ...
Plot: female director, surrogate mother, boat, kidnapping, beach, girl, nickname, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, boy, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Body of Love (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An estranged father and son on holiday bond over the beautiful foreign girl they find unconscious on the beach.
Plot: father son relationship, surrealism, topless, death, sea, youth, cigarette smoking, butterfly, young woman, child smoking
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Apple Tree of Paradise (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Girls no more, four heroines emerge into womanhood with a more clear-eyed outlook on life.
Plot: female director, court, trial, affair, sex, jealousy, murder, female nudity, poison, accident, marriage, politician
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
That Splendid November (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the most traditional Sicilian, a 18 year old is in full arousal. His relationship with breathtaking mature woman will create a great controversy in the retrograde Sicilian society.
Plot: incestuous desire, incest, dysfunctional family, jealousy, nightgown, skeet shooting, cuckolded husband, sex between cousins, wet t shirt, deep cleavage, nipples visible through clothing, flashback ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Matthew's Days (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man who is socially inept and out of touch with the world lives with his sister in a small farmhouse. The overly sensitive man lives off his hard-working sibling, taking odd jobs as he gets them to secure his meager earnings. When he brings home a ...
Plot: nature, jealousy, brother sister relationship, nightmare, man child, simple man, lake, drowning, remote, suicide, parable, loneliness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Children of Iron (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Rikutaro and Mariko are in the same grade at an elementary school. They become brother and sister after Rikutaro's mother and Mariko’s father marry. After their marriage, the children become upset because they are teased by their classmates, ...
Plot: police, school, husband wife relationship, bridge, classroom, tunnel, children, mathematics, child, dispute, schoolboy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Wall (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 73 min.
Story: David Kinsella, funded by the Norwegian Film Institute, arrived in North Korea ready to make a documentary about a young poet at the invitation of the North Korean government, but filming hadn’t gotten very far when Kinsella realized that ...
Plot: totalitarianism, dictatorship, deception, child, catholicism, puppet, bigotry, concentration camp
Place: northern ireland, north korea, belfast
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Vito and the Others (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A despairing Rosario has just murdered his wife and daughter at the dinner table on New Year's Eve. Somehow, Vito quietly convinces his father to drop the gun, spare their lives and call the police. Placed in the custody of sexually abusive ...
Plot: gay rape, interview, street life, barefoot male, smoking in bed, male prostitute, death, childhood, rape, child, cigarette smoking, male rape victim ...
Place: napoli italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
In the Name of the Land (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Pierre is 25 when he returns from Wyoming to find Claire his fiancée and take over the family farm. Twenty years later, the farm expanded, so did the family. It's the time of happy days, at least at the beginning. The debts accumulate and ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, melancholic, light, captivating ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, peasant, father son relationship, farm, medicine, countryside, family relations, love, family farm, family problems, family life, farming ...
Time: 90s, year 1996, 1990s, year 1979
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Rolling Man (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: While he is serving time in prison, a man's wife dies and his children disappear. When he gets out of prison, he starts to search for his kids
Plot: prison, pub, car race, lost child, accident, motor home, jealousy, singer, father son relationship, unfaithful wife, prisoner, jail cell ...
Time: 70s
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Missing Star (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France, Singapore
Duration: 103 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: road movie
Plot: staircase, single mother, bus, rice, grandmother, poverty, translator, child
Place: china
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37%
Ordinary People (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 107 min.
Story: ORDINARY PEOPLE is a family portrait of Jane, 16, and her boyfriend, Aries, who live on their own in the chaotic streets of Manila. Surviving as pickpockets, the lives of the young couple change when they suddenly become teenage parents. But not ...
Style: tense, suspense, twists and turns, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: husband wife relationship, family relations, violence, missing child, money, child, mother child relationship, child abduction, kidnapped child, transvestite, theft, stolen money ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Last Fine Day (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The phone call from Sybille was usual. Her family didn't even know that this call just started their last fine day...
Plot: depressed woman, brother sister relationship, loss of wife, father son relationship, loss of mother, father daughter relationship, funeral, suicide, flashback
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%