Movies like Alice 2005

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Alice (2005)
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Alice (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the wake of his daughter's disappearance, a father wallowing in grief feeds his desire to find her with unusual methods.
Plot: missing child, depression, actor, ambulance, clock, routine, surveillance camera, answering machine, stage play, surveillance footage, missing person poster, airport terminal
Place: lisbon portugal

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, serious, realistic and psychological films with plots about depression, missing child, family relations, female nudity, husband wife relationship, kidnapping and couples mostly in Drama, Crime and Biography genres. Some movies like Alice: Suzie (2009), Saint George (2016), Lost and Love (2015), The Stranger in Me (2008), How to Draw a Perfect Circle (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Little Girl Lost: The Delimar Vera Story (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Luz Cuevas baby daughter Delimar disappeared in 1997 after their house caught fire during a party, The police reported that she was killed in the fire. However, Cuevas suspects that she was kidnapped and that the fire was staged by an outsider. Six ...
Style: touching, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: child abduction, missing child, missing daughter, mother daughter reunion, husband wife relationship, loss of child, reunion, ex convict, house fire, mother daughter relationship, baby, father son relationship ...
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95%
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Suzie (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Suzie, a 58 year old depressed taxi driver on the night shift. On Halloween, she finds a 10 year old autistic boy in the back seat of her taxi with 50$ and an address. As Suzie arrived at the father's address, she realizes the mess this family ...
Plot: taxi, autism, depression, loneliness, female director, parenting
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Saint George (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 2011 Portugal began the so-called "year of the Troika" (EU, IMF and ECB budget cuts and economic restructuring), with the level of debt among the Portuguese people reaching staggering amounts and a growing number of families and ...
Plot: debt, boxing, debt collector, boxer, extortion, prayer, boxing match, father son relationship, boxing training, bullying, interracial relations, runaway
Place: portugal, lisbon portugal
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89%
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Lost and Love (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After his young son goes missing, Lei (Andy Lau) begins a 14-year quest to find him.
Style: touching, serious, captivating, realistic, gloomy
Plot: missing child, haunted by the past, obsessive quest, family problems, on the road, escapades, crimes, father and son, road trip, relationship problems, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Stranger in Me (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young couple in love: Rebecca (32) and her boyfriend Julian (34) are expecting their first child and are full of pleasant expectation. As Rebecca gives birth to a healthy boy their luck seems to be perfect. But instead of the unconditional ...
Plot: depression, pregnancy, female nudity, pubic hair, breast feeding
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
How to Draw a Perfect Circle (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Guilherme and Sofia, brother and sister, grow up sharing experiences and slowly discovering their sexuality. The thing that Sofia doesn't know is how far Guilherme will go to keep her inside his own perverse, dark and perfect circle.
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: sex with brother, brother sister incest, brother sister sex, sex with sister, incest, brother sister relationship, sexual tension, teenage sexuality, family relations, sexuality, forbidden love, love affair ...
Place: portugal, lisbon portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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The Way Home (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An inspirational true story about how a rural community rallied around a distraught family to search for their missing two year-old boy and through doing so changed the lives of many of those involved.
Style: touching, sincere, uplifting, emotional, serious ...
Plot: missing child, family problems, family relations, social relations, couples, hopes, family in crisis, couple relations, missing person, search, police chase, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Unforgiven (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Based on true and tragic events in the life of Vitaly Kaloyev, an architect and family man. In 2002, his wife and children die in a mid-air collision along with 70 other people, mostly children. Vitaly is one of the first people to discover the ...
Style: psychological, based on true events, emotional, ambiguous ending, bleak
Plot: justice, grief, revenge, death of child, death of wife, tragic event, depression, tragedy, moral ambiguity, catastrophe, airport, airplane accident ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Murmuring Coast (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 120 min.
Story: During the war of in-dependency Evita moves from Lisbon to Mozambique to marry Luís. She slowly discovers how different and disturbing life is in a country of war and when her husband is send on a military mission she starts to fight loneliness. ...
Plot: boredom, illegitimacy, political unrest, flamingo, female nudity, whiskey, smoking, journalism, cabaret, poisoning, nudity (full frontal - brief), shooting ...
Place: africa
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64%
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Meadowland (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the hazy aftermath of an unimaginable loss, Sarah and Phil come unhinged, recklessly ignoring the repercussions. Phil starts to lose sight of his morals as Sarah puts herself in increasingly dangerous situations, falling deeper into her own ...
Style: psychological, melancholic, captivating, rough
Plot: missing child, disappearance, kidnapping, loss of child, cheating wife, drug use, extramarital affair, adultery, family relations, couples, lost child, female director ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Face in the Mirror (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: The dramatic story of a group of young people’s response to a desperate teen’s cry for help.
Style: christian film
Plot: suicide, flashback, pastor, gun, christianity, teenager, prayer, christian, suicide attempt, outcast, hospital, ambulance ...
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62%
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Spiral (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In what appears to be an inexplicable incident, a man drives up to a resort hotel in midwinter, throws away his car keys, enters, and proceeds to agitate everyone he meets with his urgency -- a message he is somehow unable to communicate. Then he ...
Plot: lecture, hopelessness, fear of death, depression, morgue, jumping through a window, climbing, death, mountain, hospital, suicide, terminal illness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
I'm Looking at You, Mary (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Two young people share their lives and homes for two years.
Plot: canceled wedding, patient, doubt, blindness, depression, fear, desperation, young people, frustration, doctor, fiancee, lost ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
I Know How to Knit (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 74 min.
Story: The story of Tanya, who is suddenly hit by a feeling that her existence is hopelessly devoid of meaning, is set in St. Petersburg. The city landscape provides the backdrop for Tanya's ups and downs as she takes drastic action, gets into scrapes ...
Plot: suicide attempt, depression, solitude, diary, farce, mental institution, insanity, insane, hiding place
Place: st. petersburg russia, saint petersburg
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Two for Joy (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Coming of age drama following a daughter, her mother and her wayward younger brother as their relationship reaches critical mass.
Plot: seaside, widow, rebel, depression, death of husband, coming of age, british
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57%
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Loveless (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Zhenya and Boris are going through a vicious divorce marked by resentment, frustration and recriminations. Already embarking on new lives, each with a new partner, they are impatient to start again, to turn the page – even if it means threatening ...
Style: melancholic, bleak, psychological, heartbreaking, rough ...
Plot: missing child, dysfunctional family, divorce, disappearance, search party, husband wife relationship, search, dispute, anger, missing son, selfishness, dysfunctional marriage ...
Time: year 2015, 2010s, year 2012
Place: russia, moscow russia
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55%
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Dearest (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Drawing on remarkable true stories, Peter Chan delivers a moving drama about child abduction in China. Huang Bo stars as a father whose young son disappears in the streets of a big city. He sets out on a search across China, stopping at nothing to ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, tense
Plot: kidnapping, uncover truth, life turned upside down, parents and children, danger, missing child, crimes, couple relations, adoption, family problems, couples, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Part 2, Sounder (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Poor black sharecroppers band together to build a school for their children.
Plot: family relations, depression, african american
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Deep End of the Ocean (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Michelle Pfeiffer is ferocious in the role of a desperate mother whose 3-year-old son disappears during her high school reunion. Nine years later, by chance, he turns up in the town in which the family has just relocated. Based on Jacquelyn ...
Style: sentimental, psychological, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: missing child, reunion, kidnapping, missing person, family relations, family life, parents and children, family problems, police detective, crimes, child abduction, mother son reunion ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Closed for Winter (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An emotional and poetic story of Elise, a beautiful young woman haunted by a tragic event in her youth. As Elise attempts to piece together the mystery of her sister's disappearance at the beach, twenty years before when both were children, she ...
Style: emotional, realistic, atmospheric, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: missing child, haunted by the past, self discovery, hopes, sister sister relationship, journey, secret, redemption, liberation, love, society, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, south australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Child in Time (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Set two years after his daughter went missing, The Child In Time follows Stephen Lewis, a children's author, as he struggles to find purpose in his life without her. His wife Julie has left him, and his best friends Charles and Thelma have ...
Plot: missing child, marital separation, british prime minister, missing daughter, marriage crisis, estranged couple, lost child, death of friend, church, suicide by hanging, eulogy, hospital ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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100 Streets (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three people, three extraordinary stories. All lived out within a hundred London streets.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, captivating, melancholic
Plot: actor, depression, multiple storylines, drug dealer, husband wife relationship, criminal, marital problem, taxi driver, taxi, life, interracial marriage, ex wife ...
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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White Water (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: White Water is the story of a 7 year-old black kid in segregated 1963 Opelika, Alabama who becomes obsessed with the desire to taste the water from the "white's only" drinking fountain and sets out on a quest to do the unthinkable: ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: young heroes, missing child, youth, discrimination, obsession, parents and children, interracial relations, family problems, racism, danger, family relations, society ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: alabama, usa
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49%
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Hope Bridge (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a high school boy learns that his father committed suicide, he begins a journey to find hope and reconciliation in the midst of his grief.
Plot: faith, depression, suicide, hopes, bullying
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Olivier, Olivier (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on a true story. The story is set on the sweeping French countryside where Serge Duval (François Cluzet), a veterinarian, lives with his wife, Elisabeth (Brigitte Roüan) and their two young children. One day, their young son Olivier ...
Style: sexual, disturbing, gloomy, psychological, serious ...
Plot: family relations, male prostitution, incest, missing child, missing person, family life, siblings relations, parents and children, dysfunctional family, profanity, youth, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: africa, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Prodigal Daughter (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman in a deep depression leaves her husband and returns to her parents. She discovers her father is having an affair, becomes jealous of his mistress and tries to turn his feelings in her direction.
Plot: oedipus complex, incest, depression, parent child relationship, infidelity, romantic rivalry, jealousy, female nudity, marital separation, son in law, incestuous desire, erotic dream ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Florbela (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Shaken by a divorce in the 1920s, Portuguese poetess Florbela Espanca uses her writing to deal with her tumultuous relationship with men, eroticism and love.
Plot: poetry, marriage, psychosis, depression, flower, husband wife relationship, cigarette smoking, dancing, female nudity, flowers
Place: lisbon portugal, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Day We Died (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Film about the events surrounding the terrorist attacks in Copenhagen on February 14th and 15th 2015.
Plot: security guard, shooting, police officer, documentary filmmaker
Time: year 2015
Place: copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
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The Good Road (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Pappu is a truck driver. Supporting his parents and extended family is beyond his means. Now, he has been presented a plan. An accident will be staged. Pappu will "die". Insurance payments are substantial.David and Kiran, a middle class ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, road movie
Plot: missing child, parents and children, family relations, dishonesty, working class, father son relationship, boy, husband wife relationship, truck, mother son relationship, cons and scams, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Wild Roses (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After spending some time in a hospital, Ewa returns to her Polish village to work on a wild rose plantation. Her family situation gets increasingly complicated, however, as her husband returns home from abroad, while it is revealed that Ewa has had ...
Style: sincere, serious, sentimental, touching
Plot: plantation, missing child, forbidden love, disappearance, motherhood, betrayal, mother daughter relationship, broken family, hospital, village, nosebleed, church ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%