Movies like The Building

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The Building (2009)
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The Building (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bored journalist reporter's baby monitor is picking up her neighbors' phone conversations, and one neighbor's dialogue in particular convinces her that he's a murderer.
Plot: pregnant woman, pigeon, apartment building, unwed pregnancy, mental retardation, pistol, falling from height, eavesdropping, handgun, shallow grave, gun

Most similar movies to The Building

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and touching films with plots about pregnant woman, pregnancy, pregnant, family relations, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief) and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Building: The Weekend Nun (1972), Good Bye, Southern City (2006), Wild Pigeon (1986), Christmas Crash (2009), 8:17pm, Darling Street (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Weekend Nun (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: True story of Jane Duco, a young nun who also had a job as a probation officer.
Plot: probation officer, pregnant, mother superior, nun, pregnant teenager, probation, unwed pregnancy, pregnancy, teenage girl, teenage pregnancy, teenager, pregnant woman ...
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Good Bye, Southern City (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Azerbaijan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film takes place in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku at the end of the 1980s. At this time, the Soviet Union was starting to fall apart, and with this came the start of a number of ethnic conflicts. Fariz and his family move into a Baku apartment ...
Plot: ethnic conflict, gun, apartment building
Place: ussr, azerbaijan
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86%
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Wild Pigeon (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a poor provincial town, the ragamuffin boys are frenziedly drilled for combat, and at nights the local elite, gathered in a pool room, boasts of fictitious biographies, while bands of boys amuse themselves with bloody fights on trashy vacant ...
Plot: pigeon, boy, shower, bicycle, van, rocket, memory, astronaut, tattoo, father son relationship, bare chested boy
Place: ussr, soviet union
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77%
Christmas Crash (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A husband, wife and their two daughters take a Christmas break at a lodge in the woods. There's evident tension between the couple. He's pulled by attention to his corporation and negotiations about a merger. Even on their vacation ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, tense
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, lost in the woods, husband wife relationship, plane crash, sister sister relationship, family relations, transformation, struggle for survival, self discovery, coping, character change, air disaster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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8:17pm, Darling Street (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: This is the story of Gerard, an man who miraculy survived to an explosion that destroyed his appartment and killed a lot of people. During the next days, he tries to find out why he survived and why others died.
Plot: poverty, alcohol abuse, nudity (full frontal - brief), drinking problem, restaurant, alcoholic, neighborhood, exploding building, alcoholics anonymous, drinking and driving, male nudity, apartment building
Place: montreal quebec canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Girls of Huntington House (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: An unmarried teacher in a school for unwed mothers finds herself becoming too emotionally attached to her students and their problems.
Plot: maternity ward, unwed pregnancy, pregnancy, baby born, adoption, newborn baby, single mother, teenage mother, kindergarten, pregnant teenager, pregnant girlfriend, teenage pregnancy ...
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64%
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Top Hearts! (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A woman (Karin Viard) in the fourth month of her first pregnancy fights to save the baby while being treated for breast cancer.
Plot: hopes, hospital, pregnant woman, breast cancer, female director, shaved head, cancer, pregnancy
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france
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61%
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The Woodcarver (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A troubled youth vandalizes a church and winds up in a close association with the woodcarver whose work he destroyed.
Style: christian film
Plot: argument, separated parents, fire, bicycle, teenager, vandalism, baseball bat, church, backpack, coffee, arson, cemetery ...
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60%
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A Girl at the Window (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Emprisoned by an illness, a young country girl decides to leave for Quebec City in order to study piano and discover an animated and enthralling lifestyle.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: hopes, life turned upside down, terminal illness, city life, pregnant woman, flapper, interracial romance, jazz club, naive young woman, pregnant woman nude, urban, strong female presence ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Moment of Truth: A Child Too Many (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Patty Nowakowski already has three children, but decides to be a surrogate mother. Fully confident of being able to give up her baby, she is nonetheless stunned when she discovers that she is expecting twins, and the couple for whom she is pregnant ...
Plot: family relations, court case, twin, child custody, childbirth, surrogate mother, pregnancy, trial, childless couple, fraternal twins, adoption, twins ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The High Cost of Living (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story of a young, pregnant woman whose world falls apart when she loses her child in a hit and run accident. As her life unravels, Nathalie finds an unlikely protector in Henry, a down and out guardian angel who has followed her thread. But ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnant woman, pregnancy, fall in love, hopes, family relations, disorder, life turned upside down, family problems, dishonesty, friendship, introspection, death in the family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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53%
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Zooey & Adam (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Adam and Zooey have been trying to have a baby for several months, only to end up pregnant after a rape. Unsure of the parentage of their child, they decide to have the baby anyway.
Style: psychological, suspense, disturbing
Plot: pregnant from rape, pregnancy, rape, wanting a baby, husband wife relationship, moral dilemma, family problems, couples, family relations, relationships, trying to get pregnant, rape victim ...
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50%
God's Own Child (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 166 min.
Story: A mentally retarded man fights for custody of his 7-year-old daughter, and in the process teaches his opponent lawyer the value of love and family.
Plot: courtroom drama, mental retardation, father daughter relationship, courtroom, lawyer, mental illness, female lawyer
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Il padre d'Italia (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Paolo and Mia, an introverted clerk and a unconventional pregnant woman, go on a journey looking for the father of Mia’s unborn daughter.
Plot: pregnant woman, road trip, balcony, gay kiss, topless woman, beach, man in swimsuit, female nudity, clerk, sleeping nude, male male kiss, sleeping naked ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Endangered Species (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The fates of three entwined families. Joséphine and Tomas have just got married. It was a joyful celebration. But soon, Joséphine’s parents will discover a darker side lurking behind the couple’s sunny happiness. Meanwhile, Mélanie tells her ...
Plot: newlyweds, older man younger woman relationship, seaside, pregnant woman, father daughter relationship, murder, car fire, husband wife relationship, pregnant, tattoo, champagne, murder by gunshot ...
Place: french riviera, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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December Bride (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century, a young servant provokes an independent Irish farm community by her relationship with two brothers. Pregnant, she refuses to reveal the name of the father.
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, touching, sentimental
Plot: pregnancy, pregnant woman, romance, single parent, love and romance, society, siblings relations, fall in love, master and servant, bittersweet, farm, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century
Place: ireland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Thank You All Very Much (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Rosamund Stacey (Sandy Dennis), a young 'bookish' girl in London society, spends her days studying for a doctorate in the British Museum and her nights avoiding the sexual attention of the men in her life. But one day, all that changes. ...
Plot: single mother, maternity ward, pregnant, birth, childbirth, expectant father, pregnant woman, pregnancy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
My Sweet Charlie (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A pregnant white Southern girl and a black New York lawyer, both on the run in rural Texas, meet up in a boarded-up, abandoned house and realize they both need each other in order to survive.
Style: suspense
Plot: interracial romance, unwed pregnancy, friendship, escape, pregnant woman, miscarriage of justice, lighthouse, interracial friendship, southerner, false accusation, lawyer, pregnant ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Exotica (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the upscale Toronto strip club Exotica, dancer Christina is visited nightly by the obsessive Francis, a depressed tax auditor. Her ex-boyfriend, the club's MC, Eric, still jealously pines for her even as he introduces her onstage, but Eric ...
Style: sexual, non-linear, erotic, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: stripper, accountant, ballet, loss of daughter, haunted by the past, unhappiness, pet shop, nightclub, secret, redemption, love and romance, dancer's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Fantasia (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Father got leukaemia. Mother was laid off long ago. She had to borrow money for her husband everywhere. Sister went to a night club to be a waitress secretly and soon became a “call girl”. Lin was cold-shouldered at school because of father’s ...
Plot: pregnant woman, money problems, school, leukemia, hospital, terminal illness, teenage boy, teenager, classroom, pregnant
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Profoundly Normal (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on a true story. Donna Lee Shelby (Kirstie Alley), a mentally retarded girl who lives in Forest Haven, an institution for the developmentally disabled, meets Ricardo Thornton (Delroy Lindo), a fellow resident. When Forest Haven is closed by a ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: interracial relations, couples, friendship, family life, human spirit, family in crisis, idealism, fighting the system, hopes, society, coping, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Story of Sin (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A beautiful Polish girl whose lover has gone to Rome to seek a divorce from his previous wife travels around Europe in search of him and suffers a variety of tragic adventures as the men around her try to fit her into their own selfish schemes.
Style: erotic
Plot: rape, prostitution, pregnant woman, love letter, casino, sex, separation, erotica, bare breasts, female nudity, pregnant, male full rear nudity ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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For Your Love (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An extremely mannered and increasingly preposterous tale of a fortysomething woman who has to deal with an abusive, double-dealing husband and a handsome, soap-actor lover who seems to be too good to be true.
Style: captivating
Plot: little girl, parent child relationship, mother son relationship, mother and son, single mother, parents and children, family relations, relationships, mother and daughter, mother daughter relationship, kiss, pigeon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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A Brand New Life (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: After 18 years of marriage, a middle-aged couple has to face the prospect of having their first child.
Plot: baby, expectant father, baby born, parenthood, pregnant wife, pregnancy, newborn, pregnant woman
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Having Babies III (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Julie Farr presides over three impending births and cannot help but get involved in the lives of her troubled patients.
Plot: hospital, pregnant, childbirth, maternity ward, expectant father, pregnancy, pregnant woman, pregnant wife, newborn baby, birth, gynecologist, female doctor
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38%
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Ogres (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 142 min.
Story: There's drama aplenty for the travelling theatre company Chekhov Cabaret. The actors share the good times and the bad as a nomadic tribe where work and private life always mingle. They don’t mince words, these obstreperous actors with a ...
Style: semi autobiographical
Plot: pregnant woman nude, dead son, father daughter conflict, trailer, reckless driving, beach, cow, female nudity, newborn baby, theatre director, vomiting, pregnant ...
Time: 2010s
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Hana's Miso Soup (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Yasutake Shingo is a newspaper reporter whose only redeeming feature is his earnestness. He meets Matsunaga Chie, who attends a music college, and they start dating. Each day becomes all the more bright and enjoyable for Shingo because of the lively ...
Plot: pregnant woman, diet, female protagonist, college graduate, terminal cancer, terminal illness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, illness, pregnancy, cancer, treatment, graduate
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Loving Walter (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Sequel to the TV film "Walter". In the United States, the two films have been released together on DVD as a package, called "Loving Walter".
Plot: seductress, mental retardation, unemployment, male nurse, social worker, promiscuous woman, stutterer, eccentricity, butt naked, eccentric woman, social isolation
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Notes from the Heart Healer (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A single young mom forms an unlikely friendship with author Peyton, after a desperate situation forces her to abandon her child on Peyton's doorstep.
Style: captivating, romantic, sincere, light, entertaining
Plot: single mother, child abandonment, custody, parents and children, abandoned baby, unlikely friendships, male female relationship, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, abandoned, unlikely couple, couple relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Vow (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 1818 in the Münsterland: Innumerable pilgrims seeking comfort and consolation visit the bedside of Anna Katharina von Emmerich, a nun whose body bears marks of the holy wounds of Christ on her chest, forehead and hands. Clemens von Brentano, an ...
Plot: confession, female nudity, baptism, blood, stigmata, milk, cross, illness, pregnant, pregnant woman, a vision, breast suckling
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%