Movies like Woman at War

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Woman at War (2018)
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Woman at War (2018)
Original name: Kona fer í stríð
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Iceland, France, Ukraine
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A middle aged woman declares war on the heavy industry in her town. She resorts to sabotage and is willing to risk everything for nature and these virgin highlands… until a Ukrainian orphan enters her life.
Style: humorous, sincere, light, touching, atmospheric, feel good, captivating, scenic, visually appealing, exciting
Plot: ecology, environmental activist, dog, twins, sister sister relationship, tourist, female protagonist, little girl, climate change, twin sister, drone, sister, environmental issue, political persecution, same actor playing two characters simultaneously on screen, prison, flood, music band, adoption, environmentalism, twin sisters, adventure, obsessive quest, humour, environmental ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iceland, ukraine

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Most similar movies to Woman at War

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, captivating and touching films with plots about family relations, friendship, husband wife relationship, telephone call, adventure, father son relationship and singing mostly in Drama, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Woman at War: Of Horses and Men (2013), Jackie (2012), Girls Trip (2017), Natural Selection (2011), White Night Wedding (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Of Horses and Men (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Iceland, Germany, Norway
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A country romance about the human streak in the horse and the horse in the human. Love and death become interlaced and with terrible consequences. The fortunes of the people in the country through the horses' perception.
Style: sincere, bleak, stylized, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: horse, countryside, love and romance, human nature, village life, love affair, dark humor, social relations, romance, strong female character, father son relationship, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.8
 2K
Jackie (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dutch twin sisters travel to America to look for their long-lost mother.
Style: humorous, sincere, touching, road movie, captivating ...
Plot: twins, family relations, cross country, disorder, family problems, journey, search, mute or deaf, obsessive quest, fish out of water, siblings relations, meet the parents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new mexico, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.2
 36K
Girls Trip (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Four girlfriends take a trip to New Orleans for an annual festival and, along the way, rediscover their wild sides and strengthen the bonds of sisterhood.
Style: buddy comedy, captivating, humorous, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: large penis, female friendship, friendship between women, motel, friendship, promise, airport, secret, lie, marriage, model, interview ...
Time: year 2012, year 1998, year 2008, year 2000, year 2011 ...
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Natural Selection (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a dutiful, albeit barren Christian housewife discovers that her devout husband has suffered a stroke at a sperm bank where he's been secretly donating his seed for the past 25 years, she leaves her sheltered world and starts off on a ...
Style: humorous, touching, captivating, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: on the road, self discovery, parents and children, disorder, family relations, odd couple, obsessive quest, sister sister relationship, assault, drugs/alcohol, bittersweet, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, houston texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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White Night Wedding (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jon, a middle-aged professor is going to get married tomorrow, for the second time, to one of his ex-students half his age. But it's not all roses. First, there's his cranky mother-in-law-to-be who violently opposes the marriage and who ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: island, wedding, family feud, unlikely couple, love affair, love and romance, hopes, buddies, eccentric family, couple relations, family life, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iceland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.9
 352
Bass Ackwards (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A man coming off a disastrous affair with a married woman has a lyrical, strange and comedic cross-country journey in a modified VW bus.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: on the road, human nature, obsessive quest, hopes, self discovery, father son relationship, adultery, road trip, father daughter relationship, friendship, travel, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, new york, seattle washington, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Spain, Belgium, France, UK, Portugal
Duration: 132 min.
Story: An advertising executive jumps back and forth in time between 21st century London and 17th century La Mancha, where Don Quixote mistakes him for Sancho Panza.
Style: modern day adaptation, entertaining, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: student film
Plot: delusional man, dream, business deal, filmmaking, film producer, time travel, don quixote, surrealism, insanity, actor's life, adventure, lifestyle ...
Time: year 2008
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A 12-year-old cartographer secretly leaves his family's ranch in Montana where he lives with his cowboy father and scientist mother and travels across the country on board a freight train to receive an award at the Smithsonian Institute.
Style: touching, exciting, sentimental, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, train, prodigy, cowboy, loneliness, adventurer, train ride, train travel, parents and children, on the road, farm, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: montana, usa, washington d.c., chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 6.0
 836
Beeswax (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A marvelous new film from Andrew Bujalski, one of the brightest stars in indie film, Beeswax revolves around the personal and professional entanglements of twin sisters Jeannie and Lauren – played by extraordinary newcomers Tilly and Maggie ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: twins, family relations, disability, love affair, rivalry, legal action, legal, twin sister, sister sister relationship, friendship, couples, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, kenya, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Sweet Escape (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Michel, a fifty year old man, graphic designer, decides to change the urban lifestyle and go on an adventure. Fascinated by airmail, he dreams at Jean Mermoz when he's on scooter. One day, Michel sees a picture of a kayak.
Style: captivating, feel good, witty, light, entertaining ...
Plot: midlife crisis, husband wife relationship, night watchman, fishing, anger, dancing, widow, vacation, birthday, drunkenness, airplane, kayak ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.0
 35K
Nim's Island (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl inhabits an isolated island with her scientist father and communicates with a reclusive author of the novel she's reading.
Style: exciting, feel good, captivating, scenic, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: island, young heroes, family relations, adventure, danger, exotic island, sea lion, little girl, rescue, agoraphobia, cruise, poacher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, indonesia, patagonia, singapore, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.7
 115K
Nebraska (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An aging, booze-addled father takes a trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim what he believes to be a million-dollar sweepstakes prize.
Style: humorous, meditative, touching, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: aging, small town, road trip, obsessive quest, elderly, social relations, delusion, escapades, on the road, alcohol abuse, family relations, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: nebraska, usa, montana, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.8
 751
Guy (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Gauthier, a young journalist, learns from his mother that he is the illegitimate son of Guy Jamet, a popular French singer whose heyday stretched unevenly from the 1960’s to the nineties. Guy is currently promoting a new album of old material and ...
Style: humorous, sincere, light, captivating, touching
Plot: father son relationship, singer, secret, family secret, journalist, old man, music, family relations, singing, friendship, archive footage, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 2K
The Sea (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iceland, France, Norway
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Wealthy, aging patriarch Thordur assembles his scattered heirs in his remote Icelandic fishing village to discuss the future of the family fishery. But bringing everyone together unleashes a storm of long-repressed dark family secrets.
Style: clever, humorous, realistic, semi serious, talky ...
Plot: sexual abuse, dysfunctional family, fisherman, family business, life is a bitch, family problems, favoritism among siblings, family life, parents and children, family gatherings, homecoming, elderly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iceland, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.0
 521K
Blood Diamond (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An ex-mercenary turned smuggler. A Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son ...
Style: serious, captivating, thought provoking, suspenseful, intense ...
Plot: mercenary, gem, adventure, greed, treasure hunt, smuggling, brutality, civil war, rebel, escapades, black market, journalism ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, 2000s, year 2003 ...
Place: africa, south africa, belgium, angola, cape town south africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Give Me Liberty (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a riot breaks out in Milwaukee, America's most segregated city, medical transport driver Vic is torn between his promise to get a group of elderly Russians to a funeral and his desire to help Tracy, a young black woman with ALS.
Style: psychological, humorous, captivating, light, sincere
Plot: money, grandfather, storytelling, funeral, medicine, cooking, disabled person, friendship, adventure, woman in a wheelchair, nightclub, emigrant ...
Time: contemporary, year 2003
Place: milwaukee wisconsin, wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Mosquito Coast (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Allie Fox, an American inventor exhausted by the perceived danger and degradation of modern society, decides to escape with his wife and children to Belize. In the jungle, he tries with mad determination to create a utopian community with disastrous ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: adventure, jungle, utopia, obsessive quest, danger, village, dysfunctional family, immigrants, nature, mental illness, thanksgiving, village life ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, south america, central america, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Company You Keep (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A former Weather Underground activist goes on the run from a journalist who discovers his identity.
Style: captivating, serious, suspense, twists and turns, tricky ...
Plot: newspaper, police investigation, hidden identity, journalist, uncover truth, special agents, crimes, dishonesty, haunted by the past, investigative reporter, single father, secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, year 1972, year 1971 ...
Place: usa, new york, michigan, detroit, canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 579
Fool Circle (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two, very different, brothers are reunited for their father's funeral. But, when they arrive at the crematorium nobody is there, not even the corpse, except for Chloe who introduces herself as their sister.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: hopes, missing person, siblings relations, bittersweet, family relations, obsessive quest, missing father, secret, brother brother relationship, youth, railway station, telephone call ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
My Own Love Song (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A wheelchair-bound singer and her best friend embark on a roadtrip to Memphis.
Style: psychological, sincere, emotional, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: on the road, friendship, disability, friends, road trip, self discovery, couples, best friends, misfit, guitarist, toast, hurricane katrina ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: memphis, new orleans, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.7
 3K
Unexpected (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An inner-city high school teacher discovers she is pregnant at the same time as one of her most promising students and the two develop an unlikely friendship while struggling to navigate their unexpected pregnancies.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, pregnancy, teenage pregnancy, teachers and students, dedicated educator, society, intergenerational friendship, teenage girl, high school, teacher student relationship, youth, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: France, India, Belgium, Singapore, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story of Ajatashatru Oghash Rathod, a fakir who tricks his local village in Rajasthan, India into believing his possesses special powers and into paying him to fly to Paris to buy a bed of nails from an Ikea store.
Style: captivating, touching, feel good, light, sincere
Plot: journey, based on a novel, dream, obsessive quest, hindu, talent, beggar, love and romance, self discovery, cons and scams, singing in a car
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.3
 194
Sedona (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A soul-searching comedic adventure set among famous red rocks and vortexes of Sedona, Arizona, visitors to the mystical town encounter eccentric characters and a series of calamities that lead them to unexpected miracles.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, contemplative, touching ...
Plot: travel, self discovery, social relations, small town, couples, bad luck, adventure, society, miraculous event, friendship, couple relations, missing child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 165
Webcam (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A college student begins working as a cam girl, with support from her best friend.
Style: humorous, light, sexy, feel good, unusual plot structure
Plot: lesbian, friendship, father daughter relationship, lesbian interest, teenager, lgbt, family relations, friends, internet, computers and web, female nudity, webcam ...
Time: 21st century
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.9
 2K
Rent-a-Cat (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A single woman runs a rent-a-cat service to provide companions for lonely people.
Style: atmospheric, touching, humorous, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: pets, cat, introspection, single woman, satire, dream, haunted by the past, hopes, life turned upside down, disorder, singleness, small business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Wild Chicks and Life (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The main protagonists are four – later five – girls: Sprotte (Charlotte), who is the spunky yet friendly main narrator, her best friend Frieda, a level-headed girl who is a member of Terre des hommes, shy and bespectacled Trude, who is unsure ...
Style: humorous, touching, captivating, light, sexual ...
Plot: coming of age, adolescence vs adulthood, family relations, school, siblings relations, youth, friendship, band, flirting, friends, adventure, group of friends ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Under the Tree (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Iceland, Poland, Denmark, Germany, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Baldwin and Inga's next door neighbours complain that a tree in their backyard casts a shadow over their sundeck, what starts off as a typical spat between neighbours in the suburbs unexpectedly and violently spirals out of control.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, humorous, surprise ending
Plot: tree, husband wife relationship, neighbor neighbor relationship, husband wife conflict, father daughter relationship, adultery, marital separation, dysfunctional family, unhappy marriage, delusion, revenge, small town ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.0
 55K
Joe Dirt (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Joe Dirt is a janitor with a mullet hairdo, acid-washed jeans and a dream to find the parents that he lost at the Grand Canyon when he was a belligerent, trailer park-raised eight-year-old. Now, blasting Van Halen in his jacked-up economy car, the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, white trash, family relations, janitor, on the road, obsessive quest, parent child relationship, nothing goes right, goofy hero, misfit, buddies, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, idaho, louisiana, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.9
 7K
Baaria (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Giuseppe Tornatore traces three generations of a Sicilian family in in the Sicilian town of Bagheria (known as Baarìa in the local Sicilian dialect), from the 1930s to the 1980s, to tell the story of the loves, dreams and delusions of an unusual ...
Style: atmospheric, sincere, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: fascism, world war two, social differences, family relations, politics, small town, family life, election, communism, state affairs, small town life, love and romance ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 50s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: sicily, italy, europe, sicily italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Few Kilos of Dates for a Funeral (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Iran
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film is set around three protagonists. Two run a gas station on the outskirts of town, on a road that gets next to no traffic anymore, and so they get next to no customers. They live and work out of a decrepit van on site, its windows covered in ...
Style: sincere, atmospheric, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Plot: friends, partners, friendship, workplace, realism, iranian, love, one eyed man, workplace situations, gas station, motorcycle, soccer match ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%