Movies like Invisible World

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Invisible World (2012)
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Invisible World (2012)
Original name: Mundo Invisível
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An anthology film following different stories around the theme of invisibility in the modern world.
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic
Plot: society, invisibility, genocide, mass murder, armenian, armenian genocide
Place: brazil, latin america, ottoman empire, south america, armenia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, bleak and thought provoking films with plots about society, life is a bitch, youth, brazilian, innocence lost, family relations and parents and children mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Invisible World: They Don't Wear Black Tie (1981), Birdwatchers (2008), Barren Lives (1963), Blue Eyes (2009), A Hidden Life (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
They Don't Wear Black Tie (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Otavio is an idealistic union leader trying to organize workers at a factory to resist the company's exploitative practices. His son, Tião, one of the employees, is more of a realist and doesn't want to risk losing his job by striking. ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, thought provoking
Plot: injustice, working class, factory, couples, realism, couple relations, life is a bitch, parents and children, family relations, society, class struggle
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: brazil
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Birdwatchers (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Brazil
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: realistic, sincere, serious, thought provoking
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Place: brazil, latin america
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Barren Lives (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 'Vidas secas' tells in vivid images the almost documentary like story of a drover and his family in the northern interior states of Brazil during the drought. A family in the search of a new hope and destiny.
Style: serious, bleak, gloomy, rough, realistic
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Blue Eyes (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 111 min.
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A Hidden Life (2001)
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Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
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The Given Word (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: serious, sincere, bleak, emotional, realistic
Plot: church, wounded animal, down on your luck, cure, heroes, obsessive quest, innocence lost, human nature, society, religions or cults, village, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: brazil, latin america
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69%
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I Love You (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 110 min.
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Tattoo (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 110 min.
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Once Upon a Time Veronica (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, France
Duration: 91 min.
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Stolen Dreams (2009)
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Duration: 85 min.
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63%
 7.7
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Brainstorm (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 74 min.
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Audience: teens
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61%
 7.2
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56%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.1
 631
Midnight (1998)
Genre: Drama
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55%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
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Children of Sarajevo (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Germany, France, Turkey
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Style: thought provoking, bleak, serious, gloomy, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Bridges of Sarajevo (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Switzerland, Italy, Portugal, Bulgaria, Germany
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Genre: Drama
Country: Kenya, South Africa
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Style: thought provoking, realistic, stylized, serious
Plot: discrimination, social misfits, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, gender, misfit, society
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
If Nothing Else Works Out (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In 2006, a journalist in financial problems, a woman who dresses as a man and a troubled taxi driver become friends, and gradually, an awkward, strong emotional bond emerges among them, especially when they decide to play a confidence game.
Style: serious, clever, sincere, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: life is a bitch, drugs/alcohol, crimes, unemployment, social decay, human nature, urban, society, prostitute, injustice, rich and poor, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Mother (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: This family drama is the sequel to director Henri Verneuil's autobiographical film, Mayrig. It takes place some forty years after the end of the previous film. In the earlier film, a young man has moved with his family to Marseilles from ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, touching
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, elderly lovers, writer's life, family in crisis, family relations, lovers reunited, society, family gatherings, immigrants, elderly, hotel ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, ottoman empire
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Little Girl Lost (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: realistic, captivating, thought provoking, emotional, bleak ...
Plot: adoption, family relations, life is a bitch, society, fighting the system, telephone, doctor, stethoscope, custody battle, child abuse, female doctor
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: serious, sexual, psychological, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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