Movies like Roma

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Roma (2018)
 8.4
 17K
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: middle class, mopping a floor, unwed pregnancy, maternity ward, miscarriage, death of child, death of daughter, newborn, dog feces, traffic jam, emergency room, volkswagen, protest, newborn baby, pregnant, pregnant woman, demonstration, grandmother grandson relationship, rescue from drowning, saving a life, fireworks, shooting, street life, class differences, cook ...
Time: year 1971, year 1970
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 mother daughter relationship, death, husband wife relationship, hospital, cigarette smoking, drinking and pregnancy mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Roma: Susan Slade (1961), James White (2015), Leo (2002), The Baby Maker (1970), Having Babies III (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: hard hat, faked pregnancy, baby boy, unplanned pregnancy, mailbox, emergency room, spoken inner thoughts, station wagon, death of boyfriend, miner, stable, romantic rivalry ...
Place: mine, guatemala, santiago chile, chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 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: search, desperation, pot smoking, street life, t shirt, abandoned by father, asian, cancer, caretaker, black eye, hoodie, towel ...
Time: year 1983
Place: manhattan new york city, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.6
 913
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: prison, release from prison, redemption, infidelity, pregnancy, single parent, going straight, child abuse, love affair, parents and children, death in the family, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 1960s
Place: mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.0
 211
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, realistic, sincere
Audience: girls' night
Plot: surrogate mother, hippie, infidelity, pregnancy, love triangle, babies and infants, crumbling marriage, baby, hollywood, couple relations, love affair, adoption ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1970
Place: beverly hills, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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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, female doctor, hospital, pregnancy, childbirth, pregnant wife, newborn baby, birth, maternity ward, expectant father, pregnant, pregnant woman
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 5.8
 135
Levelland (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A coming-of-age drama, with skateboards, set in Texas.
Plot: teenage girl, teenager, infidelity, video camera, musician, band, trophy, female nudity, peeping tom, bare breasts, car accident, loss of father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 4.1
 296
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: suspenseful, serious, sexual, realistic
Plot: murder, adultery, sex, beach house, beach, manipulations, sexual relations, wife, crimes, dishonesty, best friends, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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: serious, emotional, offbeat, realistic, touching
Plot: single parent, dysfunctional family, pregnancy, infidelity, suburbs, unsupportive spouse, parents and children, death in the family, family in crisis, midlife crisis, terminal illness, estrangement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 5.1
 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: boxing match, cheese, reverend, television show, private jet, hymn, senator, pianist, gospel music, diet, stadium, boxer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: pregnancy, baby, childbirth, woman in labor, twin, pregnant wife, hospital, expectant father, pregnant, pregnant woman, maternity ward, birth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.6
 32K
High-Rise (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Belgium, Ireland
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Life for the residents of a tower block begins to run out of control.
Style: surreal, dark humor, absurd, futuristic, stylized ...
Plot: talking during sex, social class, high rise, class conflict, skyscraper, decadence, insanity, violence, surrealism, paranoia, sex standing up, woman on top ...
Time: year 1975, future
Place: medical school, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 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: serious, captivating, realistic, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: infidelity, dysfunctional family, all black cast, tavern, superstition, menstruation, aunt niece relationship, curse, small town, incest, murder, prophecy ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Florida Project (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times.
Plot: motel, children, child, friendship, mother daughter relationship, parent child relationship, drug use, women, drug addiction, poverty, little girl, childhood ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 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: serious, gloomy, realistic, touching
Plot: mental illness, suburban life, suburbs, wealthy family, addiction, family problems, going straight, redemption, dysfunctional family, hopes, life is a bitch, anal sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
April's Daughter (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Valeria is 17 and pregnant. She lives in Puerto Vallarta with Clara, her half sister. Valeria has not wanted her long-absent mother, April, to find out about her pregnancy, but due to the economic strain and the overwhelming responsibility of having ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, grandmother granddaughter relationship, teenage pregnancy, unplanned pregnancy, father son relationship, female protagonist, cigarette smoking, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sister sister relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, serious, clever, gloomy ...
Plot: coming of age, friendship, hospital, adoption, loss of son, vengeance, innocence lost, suburbs, twins, parents and children, youth, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Last Face (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Miguel, a heroic Spanish doctor, puts himself in harm's way to deliver medical treatment to the victims of military uprisings in Africa.
Plot: doctor, civil war, female nudity, war zone, child suicide, caesarean birth, humanitarian, pregnant woman, pregnant, refugee camp, shooting, hiv ...
Time: year 2003, year 1982
Place: africa, paraguay
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.8
 6K
My Mother (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Margherita, a director in the middle of an existential crisis, has to deal with the inevitable and still unacceptable loss of her mother.
Plot: ex husband, filmmaking, loss of mother, mother daughter relationship, dementia, death, singing in a car, flashback, hospital, nightmare, dream, factory ...
Time: 2010s
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Naked City (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A gritty tale of survival set against a city ripe with violence and corruption. The Naked City tells the tale of Alfonso and Aurelia, who with their infant daughter flee the scene of a traffic accident they inadvertently caused, leaving several ...
Plot: accident, gang violence, gang rape, sexual humiliation, violence, runaway, male rape
Place: mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: pregnancy, friendship between women, childbirth, baby girl, imprisonment, female prisoner, female bonding, execution, lawyer, mother daughter relationship, death, baby ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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, serious, sincere, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, friendship, pregnancy, abortion, human nature, couple relations, dysfunctional family, love affair, parents and children, terminal illness, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.5
 267K
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: atmospheric, realistic, bleak, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: nanny, desert, drug use, suicide, death, multiple storylines, deportation, tourist, police brutality, loss of son, doctor, tragic event ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, mexico, japan, africa, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, touching, psychological
Plot: family life, self discovery, parents and children, siblings relations, haunted by the past, love and romance, family relations, gays and lesbians, human nature, terminal illness, estrangement, gender ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, melancholic, dramatic, emotional, heartbreaking ...
Plot: death, hospital, nephew, loss, house fire, sadness, funeral, grief, boat, dysfunctional family, mental health, brother ...
Time: 2010s
Place: massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, violence, secret, soldier, extramarital affair, jealousy, sex, romance, femme fatale, writer's life, destructive relationship, love affair ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: france, europe, england, mexico, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.5
 89
Mother Earth (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 62 min.
Story: TIERRA MADRE is based on the true story of Aidee Gonzalez, a woman determined to raise her children with her female partner in the Mexican border town of Tecate. Aidee works hard as an exotic dancer providing for her family. One day her girlfriend ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: pregnancy, gays and lesbians, idealism, friendship, society, couples, family relations, friends, girl, lesbian, extramarital affair, mexican ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 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 BĂ©atrice, her father's former mistress, ...
Plot: hospital, illness, doctor, chemotherapy, hospital room, cancer, midwife, elevator, mother daughter relationship, vacuum cleaner, vodka, shower ...
Place: medical school, arc de triomphe paris, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Stephanie Daley (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Stephanie collapses in a pool of blood while on a school skiing trip. A doctor discovers that the blood is the after-effects of giving birth. Soon afterward, the body of a newborn baby is found in a toilet, its mouth blocked with toilet paper. ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: murder, pregnancy, parents and children, teenage life, couples, babies and infants, crumbling marriage, investigation, couple relations, sexual relations, courtroom drama, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 1K
Beat (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of writer William Seward Burroughs and his wife.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, infidelity, love triangle, on the road, losing-it hero, writer's life, sexual relations, addiction, celebrity culture, college, drug abuse, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 40s, 50s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: new york, mexico, latin america, usa, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Echo Park, L.A. (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As Magdalena's 15th birthday approaches, her simple, blissful life is complicated by the discovery that she's pregnant. Kicked out of her house, she finds a new family with her great-granduncle and gay cousin.
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: coming of age, pregnancy, culture clash, infidelity, eviction, reconciliation, gays and lesbians, starting over, parents and children, romance, urban, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%