Movies like Woman Who Eats

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Woman Who Eats (2018)
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Woman Who Eats (2018)
Original name: 食べる女
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Story follows the daily lives of 8 women with different backgrounds, including Atsuko Mochitsuki (Kyoko Koizumi), through what they eat and whom they date. --asianwiki
Plot: pregnancy, blonde, jazz, bartender, cooking, spinster, brunette, bar, drunken woman, japanese woman, japanese schoolgirl, loose woman, promiscuity, promiscuous woman, tomboy, materialism, female bartender, japanese girl, egocentrism, easy woman, knocked up, premarital sex, blonde woman, short haired female, japanese food ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, sincere, psychological and tense films with plots about japanese girl, japanese schoolgirl, brunette, japanese woman, mini skirt, schoolgirl and short skirt mostly in Drama and Horror genres. Some movies like Woman Who Eats: Happy Hour (2015), Voices in the Wind (2020), Tokyo Shutter Girl (2013), Tokyo Sonata (2008), Little Forest: Summer/Autumn (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Happy Hour (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 317 min.
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Style: romantic, sexy, feel good, exciting, melancholic ...
Plot: mother in law, divorce, career, relationships, missing person, unplanned pregnancy, lgbt, adultery, bisexual woman, alcohol, husband wife relationship, doctor ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
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Voices in the Wind (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In her search for answers, 17-year-old Haru sets out on a long journey across the country to the town where, in 2011, the devastating tsunami swept away her brother and parents. This road trip takes the young woman, who is still haunted by her loss, ...
Style: inter cultural
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Tokyo Shutter Girl (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The movie Tokyo Shutter Girl, based on the comic series by Kenichi Kiriki, consists of three separate works by three separate directors, each set in Tokyo. It is about three Japanese schoolgirls in a photo club.
Style: anthology
Plot: school uniform, jailbait, teenage girl, girl wearing a miniskirt, discovery, japanese schoolgirl, high school, mini skirt, schoolgirl, camera, photograph, thin girl ...
Place: tokyo, japan
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Tokyo Sonata (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, Netherlands, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ryûhei Sasaki (Teruyuki Kagawa) is keeping a secret from his wife, Megumi (Kyôko Koizumi), and his two teenage sons. Even though he leaves the house every day, he's not really going to work. He's going to an employment office. He ...
Style: serious, touching, psychological, realistic, lyrical ...
Plot: family relations, housewife, job seeking, unemployment, pianist, alienation, layoff, rebellion, hopes, family secret, dysfunctional family, social problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, china, middle east
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Little Forest: Summer/Autumn (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Abandoned by her mother, young Ichiko leaves her life in the city to live off the land in Komori, a small town nestled among the mountains in rural Japan. Despite the void left by her mother’s disappearance, Ichiko comes to enjoy her independence ...
Style: psychological, contemplative, thought provoking, visually appealing, melancholic ...
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The Furthest End Awaits (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Set at the edge of the Noto Peninsula in Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan, with its beautiful scenic views, the film revolves around two women from different backgrounds who develop a friendship, and how they begin to influence and change each other’s ...
Style: sexy
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Love & Pop (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Pretty Tokyo teen Hiromi Yoshii (Asumi Miwa) and her girlfriends struggle with rivalries, clothes and boyfriends, just like any other high school clique. But out for kicks and blind to the consequences, the girls of Love & Pop hide a dirty ...
Style: offbeat, sexual, serious, realistic, sexy ...
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Time: 90s
Place: tokyo, asia, japan
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The Ravine of Goodbye (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In a valley, with a dense growth of trees, a baby is killed. The baby's mother Satomi is arrested as the prime suspect. The police also learn that Satomi is involved in a romantic relationship with her next door neighbor Ozaki. The information ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, psychological, tense, realistic ...
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Place: japan, tokyo
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Her Love Boils Bathwater (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A terminally ill single mother is determined to reconcile her splintered family.
Style: sincere, sentimental, captivating, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, bullying, father daughter relationship, east asian woman, runaway child, terminal illness, bathhouse, japanese school, dead mother, cancer, japanese woman, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, mount fuji
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Iwane: Sword of Serenity (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Iwane Sakazaki returns to his homeland and gets caught in the middle of an incident that results in the tragic death of two of his best friends from childhood. He decides to leave his domain, parting with his fiancée Nao, and becomes a vagrant ...
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Midnight Diner 2 (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When people finish their day and hurry home, his day starts. His diner is open from midnight to seven in the morning. Pork, miso soup combo, beer, sake and shochu is all that he has on his menu. Nevertheless, he makes whatever his customers request ...
Style: psychological, anthology, sincere, melancholic
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A Story of Yonosuke (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 160 min.
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Style: psychological, realistic, tense, captivating
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Time: year 1987
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Little Forest: Winter/Spring (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ichiko (Ai Hashimoto) lived in a big city, but goes back to her small hometown Komori, located on a mountain in the Tohoku region. She is self-sufficient. Ichiko gains energy living among nature and eating foods she makes from seasonal ingredients.
Style: thought provoking, sincere, realistic, captivating
Plot: japanese culture, food, japanese girl, nature, farming, solitude, abandoned by mother, hut, countryside, isolation, society, village life ...
Place: japan
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Helter Skelter (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Through round after round of extensive plastic surgery and vigorous maintenance, Ririko has become the absolute manifestation of beauty, and becomes a wildly successful model, actress, and singer. However, soon, her body, unable to withstand the ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, disturbing, tense, unusual plot structure ...
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Place: east asia, tokyo
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Tokyo Family (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 146 min.
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Girl (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
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Country: Japan
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Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
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Country: Japan, France
Duration: 120 min.
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A Girl Missing (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Ichiko works as a private nurse for a family she has almost became a part of. While Ichiko cares for the grandmother, she is also a confidant to Motoko, the eldest sister. But one day, Motoko’s younger sister disappears. And the media soon reveal ...
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The Traveling Cat Chronicles (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Nana is the cutest girl. She is also smart and aware of her talents. She has paws and purrs. Her father Satoru cannot take of her anymore and must give her up. He searches for someone to take care of Nana and begins visiting people who may be good ...
Style: touching, sentimental
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Place: mount fuji, kyoto japan
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Close-Knit (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: After being neglected by her mother, a little girl is taken in by her uncle and his transgender girlfriend, who create a loving home for her.
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Place: japan
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Saki Achiga-hen: Episode of Side-A (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
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Style: captivating, sincere, tense, suspense, contemplative ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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Chronicle of My Mother (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Best-selling novelist Kosaku Igami has made a career out of using his family as fodder for his novels, much to their dismay. When his mother, the spirited family matriarch, is diagnosed with dementia, Igami must come to terms with the toll his own ...
Style: captivating, sincere, entertaining
Plot: father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, father, baby, family problems, family relations, parent grown child relationship, parent child relationship, kids and family, relationship problems, parents and children, life ...
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The Foreign Duck, the Native Duck and God in a Coin Locker (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A university student finds himself wrapped up in the bizarre world of his next door neighbor, learning about his history and relationship with a girl who changed his life.
Plot: kidnapping, illiteracy, animal cruelty, zoo, tape recorder, friendship, brunette, japanese woman, bowie knife, foreigner, duck, gun
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40%
Hotel by the River (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An old poet staying for free in a riverside hotel summons his two estranged sons. This is because he feels, for no apparent reason, like he is going to die. After being betrayed by the man she was living with, a young woman gets a room at the hotel. ...
Plot: brunette, hotel, river, son, father, father son relationship, restaurant, long haired woman, thin girl, slim woman
Place: south korea, east asia
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40%
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A Cappella (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Set in the year 1969 in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. Kyoko Noma is a loving female high school student who takes part in campus protests. One day, she meets university student Wataru Domoto in the tea cafe Mubansou ("A Cappella"). ...
Style: tense, contemplative, suspense, unusual plot structure, sincere ...
Plot: protest, revolution, japanese schoolgirl, youth, schoolgirl, friendship, dishonesty, high school, society, danger, heroes, short skirt ...
Time: year 1969
Place: japan
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