Movies like Roma

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Roma (2018)
 7.8
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Roma (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A story that chronicles a year in the life of a middle-class family in Mexico City in the early 1970s.
Plot: maid, master servant relationship, middle class, dog, martial arts, sea, airplane, ocean, pregnancy, car, violence, food, earthquake, death, gun, restaurant, coach, house, beach, swimming, vacation, song, astronaut, childbirth, doctor ...
Time: 70s, year 1970, year 1971
Place: mexico city, mexico

Most similar movies to Roma

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about husband wife relationship, death, kiss, mother daughter relationship, drinking, hospital and mother son relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Roma: The Stepmother (1972), Leo (2002), The Wife (2017), Fathers and Sons (2005), Susan Slade (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Stepmother (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Returning home from a business trip, an architect assumes that a client is having an affair with his wife and murders the man. His feelings of guilt and attempts to conceal the crime lead to more complications and death.
Style: realistic, sexual, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, adultery, beach, beach house, sex, best friends, love affair, dishonesty, couples, deadly, crimes, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america
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100%
 6.6
 920
Leo (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young mother is plagued by a tragic mistake and alienates her little boy. A brilliant writer is released from prison after serving a 15-year sentence and begins working at Vic's Diner. Their stories converge when the man must overcome ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, redemption, prison, pregnancy, release from prison, couples, love affair, life is a bitch, hopes, confined, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 1960s
Place: mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.2
 24K
The Wife (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Sweden, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A wife questions her life choices as she travels to Stockholm with her husband, where he is slated to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature.
Style: sincere, thought provoking, lyrical, twists and turns
Plot: novelist, professor, extramarital affair, infidelity, wife husband relationship, nobel prize, marriage, revelation, father son relationship, adulterous husband, sexism, aspiring writer ...
Time: 1990s, 1960s, 1950s, year 1960, year 1968 ...
Place: stockholm sweden, connecticut, manhattan new york city, scandinavia, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Fathers and Sons (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Intertwined tales of three families who grow up on the same street, focusing on the relationship of fathers and sons. The first section features Anthony and Jenny and traces the father-son bond that develops between Anthony and his newborn son over ...
Style: realistic, offbeat, touching, emotional, serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, pregnancy, infidelity, single parent, family problems, family life, eccentric family, suburbs, terminal illness, gender, estrangement, homecoming ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.5
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Susan Slade (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A pregnant teen allows her mother to pass the baby off as her own.
Plot: airplane, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, christmas tree, father daughter relationship, doctor, nurse, record player, typewriter, marriage proposal, singer, husband wife relationship ...
Place: chile, guatemala, mine, santiago chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.5
 1K
Mediterranea (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, USA, Germany, Qatar
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ayiva recently left his home in Burkina Faso in search of a way to provide for his sister and his daughter. He takes advantage of his position in an illegal smuggling operation to get himself and his best friend Abas off of the continent. Ayiva ...
Plot: illegal immigration, smuggling, skype, bloody face, party, microphone, boy, money, singer, crying, cigarette smoking, food ...
Place: italy, africa, mediterranean sea, libya, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.1
 217
The Baby Maker (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tish Gray had a baby and gave it up for adoption. She is contacted by a second childless couple who want her to have the husband's baby because of the wife's inability to have children. She accepts but finds that knowing the parents, and ...
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, pregnancy, surrogate mother, hippie, youth, adoption, couples, family problems, dishonesty, love affair, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1970
Place: beverly hills, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.1
 5K
James White (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: James White is a troubled twentysomething trying to stay afloat in a frenzied New York City. As he retreats further into a hedonistic lifestyle, his mother's battle with a serious illness faces a series of setbacks that force him to assume more ...
Plot: sleeping, french, taxi driver, mirror, shopping mall, vomiting, crying woman, panic, memory, fight, bikini, black american ...
Time: year 1983
Place: mexico, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6.7
 2K
Katie Tippel (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the late 19th century, a young woman moves to Amsterdam with her family and tries to make a living. Preyed upon by various men, she nonetheless rises in society.
Style: sexual, disturbing, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: sexual abuse, prostitute, strong sexual content, couples, rise to the top, parents and children, rich and poor, life is a bitch, sexual relations, lifestyle, society, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1880s
Place: amsterdam, europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.8
 135
Levelland (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A coming-of-age drama, with skateboards, set in Texas.
Plot: singing, love, gay slur, cafe, musician, brother brother relationship, car accident, nude swimming, skateboarding, punk rock, peeping tom, trophy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Better Off Dead. (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A lawyer fights a losing battle against the courts to overturn the death sentence for a convicted female robber/murderer despite demands from the woman that her death sentence be carried out.
Plot: pregnant, gas chamber, expectant father, baby born, execution, pregnant woman, baby girl, friendship between women, childbirth, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, death sentence, death row ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 5K
I Smile Back (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Laney is an attractive, intelligent suburban wife and devoted mother of two adorable children. She has the perfect husband who plays basketball with the kids in the driveway, a pristine house, and a shiny SUV for carting the children to their next ...
Style: realistic, touching, gloomy, serious
Plot: mental illness, redemption, hopes, life is a bitch, dysfunctional family, suburbs, family problems, going straight, anorexia, addiction, wealthy family, suburban life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Having Babies III (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Julie Farr presides over three impending births and cannot help but get involved in the lives of her troubled patients.
Plot: gynecologist, hospital, pregnancy, birth, pregnant woman, expectant father, pregnant, pregnant wife, childbirth, maternity ward, newborn baby, female doctor
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.2
 109
Paradise (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Televangelist Bobby Paradise "saw God" in some space debris when he was returning to Earth as an astronaut. Or at least he was convinced he did by his wife, a Cape Canaveral groupie at the time Bobby was with NASA. Now they have built up ...
Plot: blood, mother daughter relationship, money, cheese, reverend, private jet, television show, website, father daughter relationship, kiss, airplane, cigarette smoking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.3
 8K
Eve's Bayou (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story is set in 1962 Louisiana. The big Batiste family is headed by charming doctor Louis. Though he is married to beautiful Roz, he has a weakness for attractive women patients. One day Louis is flirting with married and sexy Metty Mereaux, not ...
Style: gloomy, touching, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, infidelity, incest, prophecy, small town, murder, curse, superstition, tavern, all black cast, menstruation, aunt niece relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
12 and Holding (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three pre-adolescents with virginal and eager-of-signals naivety, hit headlong against monstrous and inhospitable loneliness, in the incandescent fire among the ashes of their own inocence.
Style: realistic, touching, clever, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: coming of age, adoption, friendship, hospital, loss of son, vengeance, family problems, suburbs, death in the family, youth, haunted by the past, innocence lost ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Having Babies II (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of various couples who get caught up in the personal and emotional crises of birth, adoption and hospitalization, and also of the hospital and health care workers who take care of them.
Plot: baby, pregnant woman, pregnant wife, childbirth, pregnancy, adoption, father son relationship, expectant father, maternity ward, twin, woman in labor, birth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.5
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Babel (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA, Mexico
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.
Style: rough, thought provoking, disturbing, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: nanny, desert, deportation, tragic event, doctor, loss of son, police brutality, multiple storylines, redemption, depression, guilt, parenthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, japan, mexico, asia, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Behind the Red Door (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set in New York and New England (but filmed in Newfoundland), Behind the Red Door stars Kyra Sedgwick as Manhattan-based photographer Natalie Haddad, who enjoys success with her strangely gloomy and foreboding camerawork. When her agent and best ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, psychological, touching
Plot: parents and children, family life, terminal illness, haunted by the past, estrangement, self discovery, family relations, human nature, gays and lesbians, siblings relations, love and romance, gender ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Little Accidents (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a small American coal town living in the shadow of a recent mining accident, the disappearance of a teenage boy draws three people together—a surviving miner, the lonely wife of a mine executive, and a local boy—in a web of secrets.
Plot: small town, solace, telephone, anger, husband wife relationship, cake, bicycle, cooking, gurney, sex, dressing, wine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 2K
The Midwife (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Claire is a midwife and has devoted her life to others. At a moment when she is preoccupied by the imminent closure of the maternity clinic where she works, her life is further turned upside down when Béatrice, her father's former mistress, ...
Plot: cancer, chemotherapy, illness, hospital, doctor, hospital room, brain tumor, reading a letter, answering machine message, loan, saving a life, insult ...
Place: arc de triomphe paris, medical school, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Inheritance (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Norway, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young Danish man, Christoffer, lives a life of joy and happiness with his wife Maria in Stockholm. When his father dies his mother insists that Christoffer take over management of the family industry which is in danger of bankruptcy. He is torn ...
Style: biting, realistic, gloomy, serious, sincere ...
Plot: restaurant, dysfunctional family, worn out, family values, take over, family problems, family life, society, family business, inheritance, family relations, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, denmark, copenhagen denmark, stockholm sweden ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Manchester by the Sea (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: After his older brother passes away, Lee Chandler is forced to return home to care for his 16-year-old nephew. There he is compelled to deal with a tragic past that separated him from his family and the community where he was born and raised.
Style: psychological, emotional, heartbreaking, depressing, sad ...
Plot: sadness, death, dysfunctional family, depression, loneliness, loss, house fire, nephew, suicide attempt, last will and testament, family drama, funeral ...
Time: 2010s
Place: massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Jerome (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jerome is a day in the life of a dreamer. Wade Hampton has found himself trapped by responsibility and lack of understanding by those closest to him. As a result, Wade simply leaves his old life with the idea of fulfilling a repressed dream of ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, touching, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: desert, on the road, factory, estrangement, family in crisis, love and romance, hopes, unlikely criminals, lovers on the run, unfulfillment, self discovery, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Promised Land (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 179 min.
Story: The Polish film based on the book of the same name by Wladyslaw Reymont. Taking place in the nineteenth century town of Łódź, Poland, three friends want to make a lot of money by building and investing in a textile factory. An exceptional ...
Style: serious, biting, realistic, epic
Plot: friendship, factory, politics, infidelity, fire, revenge, adultery, factory worker, arsonist, capitalism, capitalist, rebellion ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century
Place: poland, europe, hamburg germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 6K
Nine Lives (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Captives of the very relationships that define and sustain them, nine women resiliently meet the travails and disappointments of life.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, pregnancy, abortion, infidelity, dysfunctional family, family problems, lovers reunited, human nature, introspection, family relations, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
My Own Private Idaho (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this loose adaptation of Shakespeare's "Henry IV," Mike Waters is a gay hustler afflicted with narcolepsy. Scott Favor is the rebellious son of a mayor. Together, the two travel from Portland, Oregon to Idaho and finally to the ...
Style: surreal, road movie, atmospheric, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, prostitution, gay sex, homosexual, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, sexuality, on the road, alienation, prostitute, fainting, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: idaho, usa, seattle, europe, seattle washington ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Delta of Venus (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A struggling American writer and a fellow American expatriate begin a sordid affair among the chaos and discord of 1940 Paris, France on the brink of World War II.
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, jealousy, violence, secret, soldier, romance, sex, artists and showbiz, sexual relations, destructive relationship, writer's life ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: europe, france, england, mexico, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
After the Wedding (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, UK, Norway
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A manager of an orphanage in India is sent to Copenhagen, Denmark, where he discovers a life-altering family secret.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: marriage, wedding, dying, poverty, businessman, wealth, orphanage, millionaire, idealism, family, couple relations, ex spouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, india, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
A Map of the World (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: School nurse Alice Goodwin lives with her husband and two daughters on a dairy farm in a small Wisconsin community. After an accident on her property involving a friend's child, the town turns against her and Alice finds herself fighting ...
Style: touching, gloomy, disturbing, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, testimony, small town, false accusation, drowning, sexual abuse, small town life, crumbling marriage, hopes, love and romance, parents and children, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: wisconsin, usa, milwaukee wisconsin, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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