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Good Favour (2017)
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Good Favour (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Ireland, Belgium, Denmark, Netherlands
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A teenage stranger is welcomed into a household in a devout Catholic village and gradually reveals his motives and what seem to be magical powers.
Style: unusual plot structure, contemplative, psychological, mystical, captivating
Plot: mysterious stranger, village, catholic, teenager, christianity, faith, religion, folklore, mysticism, youth, magical power, female director, male nudity, superstition, pubic hair
Time: 21st century
Place: europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, contemplative, captivating and unusual plot structure films with plots about youth, society, teenager, family relations, coming of age, religion and female director mostly in Drama, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Good Favour: The Nothing (2011), Jinn (2018), The Other Side of Sleep (2011), Love Like Poison (2010), Fremde Tochter (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Nothing (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The faith of five strangers is put to the test when they awake to find themselves in a mysterious place, with no idea of how they got there... and no way out.
Style: christian film, underground film, unusual plot structure, touching, sincere ...
Plot: faith, spirituality, christian, cancer, religion, christianity, infidelity, death, dying, church, barn, brunette ...
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95%
 5.7
 379
Jinn (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Summer is a carefree teenage girl whose world is turned upside down when her mother abruptly converts to Islam and becomes a different person. At first resistant to the faith, she begins to reevaluate her identity after becoming attracted to a ...
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, captivating, contemplative, tense
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, islam, religious conversion, desire, daughter, mother, woman, teenager, faith, society, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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83%
The Other Side of Sleep (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Ireland, Netherlands, Hungary
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Loosely inspired by the director’s own memory of a girl’s disappearance from her village, the film follows Arlene (Antonia Campbell-Hughes), a young factory worker living alone in a rural Irish community.
Style: surreal, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, obsession, who done it, crimes, amateur detective, insomnia, small town, paranoia, corpse, funeral, sleepwalking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Love Like Poison (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Anna, a young teenager, comes home from her Catholic boarding school for the holidays and discovers her father has left. Her mother is devastated and confined in the company of the local priest, who is also a childhood friend. Anna clings to her ...
Style: realistic, contemplative, psychological, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: coming of age, faith, village, self discovery, teenage love, clergy, family problems, breakup, moral dilemma, society, youth, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 138
Fremde Tochter (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Lena meets 19-year-old Farid, a young Muslim. She has a clear-cut attitude towards his culture and religion: utter rejection. Despite their differences – or perhaps because of them – they fall in love.
Style: psychological, contemplative, captivating, suspense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: teenage girl, tragic love, teenage protagonist, cultural difference, female protagonist, 17 year old, teenager, teenage boy, couple relations, teenage pregnancy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.6
 83
The Saver (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When teenaged Fern is orphaned in the middle of a harsh Montreal winter, she is determined to avoid her mother’s tragic fate, and take care of herself. With Youth Protection nipping at her heels, she lies about her name and age, to get a job as a ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, contemplative, thought provoking ...
Plot: teenage girl, cleaning lady, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, teenage protagonist, life is a bitch, orphan, millionaire, money, youth, new life, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.6
 433
Diamond Island (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cambodia, France, Germany, Qatar, Thailand
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bora, an 18-year-old, leaves his village to work on the construction sites of Diamond Island, a project for an ultra-modern paradise for the rich and a symbol of tomorrow’s Cambodia. He befriends his fellow workers and finds his elder brother, the ...
Style: tense, unusual plot structure, psychological, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: 18 year old, brother brother relationship, friendship, teenager, construction worker, sick mother, long lost brother, coming of age, poverty, escapades, youth, family ...
Time: 21st century
Place: cambodia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 8.9
 13
Party Talk (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Four creative and sexually confused high school seniors are forced to deal with their sense of isolation while attending a booze-soaked party in New York City.
Style: psychological, contemplative, unusual plot structure, suspense, captivating
Plot: nightlife, rebellious teenager, high school friends, american dream, dream, coming of age, teenager, party, friends, friendship, youth, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Feathers in My Head (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Jean-Pierre (Francis Renaud) and his wife Blanche (Sophie Museur) live a quiet but happy life in their small Belgian town. But their world is shattered when their young son goes missing. In the aftermath of the family tragedy, the couple's own ...
Style: psychological, contemplative, suspenseful, touching, unusual plot structure
Plot: hallucination, female nudity, sex scene, loss of child, reality vs fantasy, insanity, mother son relationship, female full frontal nudity, coming of age, nature, pubic hair, breasts
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Kids Aren't Alright (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Story: Ross is trying to come to terms with the suicide of one of his classmates, as he finds his life falling down around him. Suddenly he finds himself involved in a new friendship with the new girl in school, Róisín. She helps to lead him in the right ...
Style: psychological, sincere, lgbt cinema, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: school, suicide, teenager, homosexuality, youth, friends, love and romance, friendship, lesbian, love, lgbt, romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ireland
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54%
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Teorema (1968)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A wealthy Italian household is turned upside down when a handsome stranger (Terence Stamp) arrives, makes love to every family member and then disappears. Each has an epiphany of sorts, but none can figure out who the seductive visitor was or why he ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, realistic, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: family relations, village, miraculous event, stranger, visitor, family problems, unfulfillment, introspection, suburbs, innocence lost, nosy, dull life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.0
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Make Up (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After Ruth moves in with her boyfriend in a remote holiday park, tensions rise as she makes an unsettling discovery that lures her into a spiral of obsession.
Style: psychological, psychological thriller, suspenseful, sexy, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: jealousy, first love, coming of age, lgbt, dreaming, couple relations, love and romance, love, couples, fall in love, love affair, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: britain, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.8
 507
Chicken (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: RICHARD, 15 with learning difficulties, longs to put down roots but his restless and destructive brother, POLLY, needs to keep moving. When the land they live on is bought by a new landowner, and the electricity supply to their caravan is cut, their ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, captivating, psychological, sentimental ...
Plot: teenage boy, first love, brother brother relationship, farm, coming of age, caravan, teenager, learning disability, couples, friendship, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Words with Gods (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The first of four installments in the groundbreaking Heartbeat of the World anthology film series. Comprised of several short films by some of the world's most exciting directors, Words with Gods follows the theme of religion - specifically as ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, contemplative
Plot: buddhism, religions or cults, society, clergy, faith, hinduism, christianity, islam, atheism, judaism, religion, world spanning ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Saul: The Journey to Damascus (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Malta, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Known as Saul the Butcher, the stoning of Stephen was said to have shattered Saul's faith in the Temple and its denial of Christ as the Messiah. His conversion to Christianity and baptism as Paul changed the history of the world.
Style: captivating, disturbing, christian film, thought provoking, psychological
Plot: christianity, religious differences, religion, belief in god, faith, religious conversion, bible, changing lives, bible story, change of heart, religious intolerance, religious fundamentalism ...
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39%
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Homunculus (2021)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A homeless man meets a medical school student who pays him to volunteer for a surgical procedure known as trepanation, drilling a hole in his skull, which ends up giving him the ability to communicate with the dark side of people’s subconscious ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, unusual plot structure, contemplative ...
Plot: medicine, supernatural, homeless man, youth, society, male protagonist, escapades, rivalry, violence, cyberpunk, yakuza, eye surgery
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.4
 58K
Calvary (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After he is threatened during a confession, a good-natured priest must battle the dark forces closing in around him.
Style: meditative, bleak, captivating, atmospheric, cynical ...
Plot: clergy, confession, death threat, priest, painting, human nature, small town life, social relations, goodhearted, small town, recovering alcoholic, catholic church ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
 647
Back to Stay (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Switzerland, Netherlands
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Marina, Sofia and Violeta deal differently with the death of their grandmother.
Style: sincere, contemplative, captivating, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, family relations, youth, estrangement, sister sister relationship, everyday life, friendship, society, siblings relations, family life, death in the family, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Cider with Rosie (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A semi-autobiographical coming-of-age story set in the Cotswolds during and immediately after the First World War.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, psychological, sentimental ...
Plot: village, coming of age, world war one, friendship, youth, society, village life, teenager, childhood, military police, countryside, deserter ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 106
6A (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 61 min.
Story: As if immersed in the situation, the viewer witnesses a distressing encounter between angry parents, a helpless teacher and three schoolgirls. It soon becomes clear that certain things are going wrong in their class. There have been complaints of ...
Style: suspense, tense, contemplative, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: bullying, school, teacher, teenager, school teacher, mistrust, parents, crisis, friendship, doubt, family relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century
Place: eastern europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Home Sweet Home (2021)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A story that follows a family of four leading harmonious and contented lives. When a mysterious visitor starts residing in their basement, their lives are turned upside down as strange events begin to occur.
Style: mysterious, suspense, captivating, mystical, psychological thriller
Plot: life, undercover, mysterious stranger, mystery, family, life is a bitch, mysterious man, lifestyle change, secret identity, mysticism, changing lives, family secrets ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 281
Nude Area (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Poland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Naomi, a fifteen year-old Dutch girl from South-Amsterdam, develops a crush on a beautiful Arabic girl of the same age living in the poor quarters of Amsterdam West. During one magical summer in Amsterdam, the two girls play an emotional chess game ...
Style: sentimental, melancholic, touching, sexy, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: lesbian, teenage girl, female nudity, love, lesbian interest, teenager, love affair, teenage love, gays and lesbians, love and romance, lgbt, romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.2
 55
Juze (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, France, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Growing up tale of a young boy in the context of changing labour patterns and exploitation in Goa
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, contemplative, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: teenage boy, teenage love, immigrants, countryside, teenage girl, grandmother grandson relationship, grandmother, couples, friends, couple relations, love, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 7.3
 3K
In Between (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Israel
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The film captures the daily duality of three young Palestinian women in Tel Aviv, caught between hometown tradition and big city abandon, and the price they must pay for a lifestyle that seems obvious to many: the freedom to work, party, fuck, and ...
Style: sincere, humorous, contemplative, unusual plot structure, captivating ...
Plot: lgbt, student, friendship, female friendship, israeli, female protagonist, dating, university, young woman, muslim, roommate, single woman ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: israel, tel aviv israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.7
 42K
God's Not Dead (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After he refuses to disavow his faith, a devout Christian student (Shane Harper) must prove the existence of God or else his college philosophy professor (Kevin Sorbo) will fail him.
Style: christian film, serious, psychological, thought provoking, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: christianity, christian, religion, religious, teachers and students, religions or cults, one on one, college life, college student, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, religious persecution, college ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, israel, middle east, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.3
 793
Mothers (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Bulgaria
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Two nine-year-old girls report a flasher to the police even though they never saw him. Three filmmakers meet the only residents of a deserted village - an elderly brother and sister who have not spoken to each other in 16 years. Retired cleaning ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, captivating, thought provoking, psychological ...
Plot: introspection, elderly, murder, rapist, parents and children, society, gender, family relations, crimes, estrangement, deadly, life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, macedonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 3K
The Castle (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Michael Haneke's adaptation of Franz Kafka's unfinished novel Das Schloss. K arrives in a remote village a stranger. In attempting to establish himself there, he enters the nightmarish world of the castle bureaucracy.
Style: allegory, surreal, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: village, bureaucracy, life is a bitch, social relations, palaces castles and temples, uninvited guest, society, village life, distopia, barmaid, falling in love, castle ...
Place: austria, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Youth on the March (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A teenage boy stoner lives with his single mother.
Style: avant garde, psychological, contemplative, touching, sincere ...
Plot: youth, teenager, drugs, suburbs, counterculture, australian, lifestyle, mother, surrealism, family relations, mother son relationship, friends ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia, south australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 1K
Siddhartha (1972)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: India, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Siddhartha is the story of a young Brahmin and his search for a meaningful way of life. His journey takes him through periods of harsh asceticism, sensual pleasures, material wealth, self-revulsion and eventually to the oneness and harmony that he ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, contemplative
Plot: materialism, youth, unfulfillment, hopes, society, road not taken, self discovery, religion, courtesan, enlightenment, meditation, philosophy ...
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.4
 1K
Headwinds (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sarah tells Paul that she wants out of their marriage; the next day she disappears. A year later and Paul along with their children return to his childhood town to start anew after the loss of his wife and their mother.
Style: touching, psychological, serious, tense, realistic ...
Plot: homecoming, starting over, missing person, family relations, hopes, haunted by the past, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, creative block, life is a bitch, parents and children, driving lesson ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%