Movies like Roma

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Roma (2018)
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Roma (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
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.
Style: thought provoking, touching, rough, captivating
Plot: maid, routine, middle class, master servant relationship, pregnancy, female protagonist, infidelity, strongman, nanny, class differences, sea, vacation, disappearance, adultery, father son relationship, professor, dating, family relations, autobiography, extramarital affair, servant, dog, animals, martial arts, netflix ...
Time: 70s, year 1970, year 1971
Place: mexico city, mexico

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, realistic, serious and touching films with plots about family relations, husband wife relationship, infidelity, female nudity, crying, extramarital affair and father son relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Roma: Mother Earth (2010), The Chambermaid (2018), Pieces of a Woman (2020), The Children Act (2017), Fathers and Sons (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: realistic, semi serious, touching, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: family relations, society, gays and lesbians, friendship, couples, friends, gay parent, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, pregnancy, friend, adultery, lesbian couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, tijuana mexico
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The Chambermaid (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eve, a young chambermaid at a luxurious Mexico City hotel, confronts the monotony of long workdays with quiet examinations of forgotten belongings and budding friendships that nourish her newfound and determined dream for a better life.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, psychological, captivating
Plot: chambermaid, hotel, maid, female protagonist, workplace, everyday life, workplace situations, society, cleaning, laundry, woman in underwear, bare breasts ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico city, mexico
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93%
Pieces of a Woman (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Hungary, USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A grieving woman embarks on an emotional journey after the Ioss of her baby.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: loss of child, midwife, grieving, birth, pregnancy, husband wife relationship, woman, extramarital affair, adultery, family relations, woman in labor, home birth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
The Children Act (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the midst of a marital crisis, a High Court judge must decide if she should order a life-saving blood transfusion for a teen with cancer despite his family's refusal to accept medical treatment for religious reasons.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, captivating, rough
Plot: judge, illness, marriage crisis, hospital, moral dilemma, female protagonist, crisis of faith, older woman teenage boy relationship, lawyer, dying, husband wife relationship, jehovah's witness ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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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: touching, realistic, serious, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, family relations, single parent, dysfunctional family, couples, life is a bitch, midlife crisis, homecoming, eccentric family, family life, parents and children, terminal illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san diego california, los angeles, miami
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90%
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 ...
Style: sincere, touching, captivating, melancholic
Plot: teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, teenage pregnancy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, baby, mother daughter conflict, infidelity, sister sister relationship, teenage mother, real estate agent, older woman younger man sex, seductive woman ...
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88%
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Babel (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Mexico, France, Morocco, Japan
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, thought provoking, rough, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: multiple storylines, nanny, desert, deportation, tragic event, doctor, family relations, police brutality, loss of son, redemption, depression, guilt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, japan, mexico, tokyo, asia ...
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Meadowland (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the hazy aftermath of an unimaginable loss, Sarah and Phil come unhinged, recklessly ignoring the repercussions. Phil starts to lose sight of his morals as Sarah puts herself in increasingly dangerous situations, falling deeper into her own ...
Style: psychological, melancholic, captivating, rough
Plot: missing child, disappearance, kidnapping, loss of child, cheating wife, drug use, extramarital affair, adultery, family relations, couples, lost child, female director ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Cries & Whispers (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: As Agnes slowly dies of cancer, her sisters are so deeply immersed in their own psychic pains that they can't offer her the support she needs. Maria is wracked with guilt at her husband's suicide, caused by his discovery of her ...
Style: emotional, thought provoking, gloomy, touching, psychological ...
Plot: terminal illness, maid, death, cancer, grudge, mansion, estate, human nature, friendship, family life, society, unfulfillment ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century
Place: sweden, eastern europe, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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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, realistic, contemplative, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: curse, dysfunctional family, infidelity, small town, murder, prophecy, family relations, all black cast, aunt niece relationship, superstition, tavern, incest ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: louisiana, usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: serious, sincere, enigmatic, meditative, stylized ...
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, family business, family life, inheritance, parents and children, love and romance, crumbling marriage, family values, family problems, society, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, denmark, stockholm sweden, south of france ...
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82%
 6.7
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Nine Lives (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
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: serious, sincere, sentimental, touching, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: pregnancy, friendship, abortion, family relations, dysfunctional family, family problems, love affair, human nature, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, new jersey
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82%
 6.4
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The Commune (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Erik, a lecturer in architecture, inherits his father’s large old house in Hellerup, north of Copenhagen. His wife Anna, a well-known television newscaster, suggests that they invite their friends to come and live with them. In this way she hopes ...
Style: suspense, exciting, touching, captivating, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: commune, marriage, husband wife relationship, architect, student, professor, love, jealousy, society, parents and children, family relations, old house ...
Time: 70s, contemporary, year 2016
Place: denmark, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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: gloomy, emotional, disturbing, sincere, touching ...
Plot: family relations, drowning, testimony, friendship, false accusation, sexual abuse, small town, love and romance, life is a bitch, youth, dealing with death, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: wisconsin, usa, milwaukee wisconsin, minnesota
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82%
 6.7
 14K
Happy End (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Austria, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A middle-class family living in Calais deal with a series of setbacks while paying little attention to the grim conditions in the refugee camps within a few miles of their home.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, disturbing, captivating, experimental ...
Plot: refugee, family relations, father daughter relationship, millionaire, mother daughter relationship, accident, infidelity, doctor, girl, birthday, liar, selfishness ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
My Brother's Wife (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After almost 10 years of marriage, attractive Zoe discovers that her marriage lacks passion and surprise, and is seduced by the possibility of finding those sensations already forgotten in her husband's brother. From this premise a series of ...
Style: romantic, captivating, stylized, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: sexual desire, infidelity, unhappy marriage, passion, cheating wife, love affair, sexual abuse, family relations, love triangle, family problems, betrayal, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico, los angeles, usa
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81%
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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: sincere, emotional, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, pregnancy, infidelity, surrogate mother, hippie, family in crisis, adoption, hollywood, dysfunctional family, relationship vs career, couple relations, love affair ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1970
Place: beverly hills, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 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 ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, melancholic, rough ...
Plot: illegal immigration, interracial relations, father daughter relationship, friendship, drunkenness, promise, mother daughter relationship, storytelling, job seeking, family relations, smuggling, beating ...
Place: italy, algeria, libya, mediterranean sea, africa
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81%
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The Indian Runner (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: An intensely sad film about two brothers who cannot overcome their opposite perceptions of life. One brother sees and feels bad in everyone and everything, subsequently he is violent, antisocial and unable to appreciate or enjoy the good things ...
Style: psychological, realistic, emotional, rough, serious ...
Plot: small town, pregnancy, vietnam war, human nature, family problems, brother brother relationship, vandalism, arson, murder, crime, crimes, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, ohio, vietnam, asia, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Gilles' Wife (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Gilles' wife, Elise, who smiles when she thinks of him, cooks and scrubs and cheerfully makes love to him, suspects during her third pregnancy that he is having an affair with her coquettish younger sister, Victorine. Elise suffers, usually in ...
Style: psychological, touching, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, betrayal, infidelity, sister sister relationship, extramarital affair, jealousy, love affair, dysfunctional family, romance, society, couples, family problems ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two
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80%
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Umbrella (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alexander Way, a secondary school teacher with a fractured personal life, finds himself attempting to rescue a woman from a violent sexual attack. Alexander finds himself overpowered, beaten & taken to hospital. Jesiah Jarvus, a famous British ...
Style: psychological, sentimental, captivating, touching
Plot: marriage, family relations, school, injury, father son relationship, cancer, violence, father daughter relationship, teacher, husband wife relationship, doctor, hospital ...
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A Kid Like Jake (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the eve of the admissions cycle for New York City kindergartens, Alex and Greg Wheeler have high hopes for four-year-old Jake. The director of Jake’s preschool encourages them to accentuate Jake’s gender expansive behavior to help him stand ...
Style: captivating, fairy tale
Plot: gender issues, lgbt, disney princess, gender identity, family relations, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, gender, mother son relationship, social issues, cinderella, grandmother grandson relationship ...
Place: brooklyn new york city, scotland, switzerland, montana
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80%
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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 ...
Style: realistic, captivating, suspenseful, serious, disturbing
Plot: televangelist, businessman, hypocrisy, reverend, infidelity, extramarital affair, marriage, husband wife relationship, faith, money, father son relationship, outer space ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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The Mystery of The Trinidad (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, Puerto Rico, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The strange relation between two brothers.
Style: touching, serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, escapades, parents and children, family relations, ocean or sea, ocean, ship, father son relationship, sunken ship, inheritance, sunken treasure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Facing the Truth (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In his new film, an intriguing and delicately crafted drama, Malmros portrays the poignant story of a man, who grew up in very modest circumstances in the early years of the 20th century, but whose diligence, intelligence and willingness to endure ...
Style: captivating, serious, disturbing, touching
Plot: family relations, moral dilemma, father son relationship, journalism, professor, surgeon, world war two, hospital, brain surgery, twins, dead children, doctor ...
Time: 1910s, 1940s, 1930s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Deputy and the Congressman (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Madrid, Roberto Orbea is a member of the Spanish communist party. He is married to Carmen, and he has been elected as Deputy in the first democratic elections in Spain. But his enemies, the fascist, know his double life. Roberto likes boys, and they ...
Style: sincere, thought provoking, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: politics, male prostitute, vandalism, militant, love triangle, murder, hustler, one night stand, hidden camera, blackmail, hospital, infidelity ...
Time: 70s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Disgrace (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, South Africa
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Disgrace is the story of a South African professor of English who loses everything: his reputation, his job, his peace of mind, his good looks, his dreams of artistic success, and finally even his ability to protect his cherished daughter. After ...
Style: sincere, psychological, thought provoking, captivating, rough ...
Plot: forbidden love, racism, love affair, interracial relations, society, power relations, isolation, father daughter relationship, gang, beating, violence, rape ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Liam (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A morality tale of xenophobia, religious prejudice, mob violence, poverty, and their effect on two children in Liverpool during the Depression. When a shipyard closes, Liam and Teresa's dad loses his job. Liam, who's about 8, making his ...
Style: touching, bleak, sincere, emotional, depressing ...
Plot: working class, unemployment, domestic violence, sin, anti semitism, life is a bitch, youth, society, family problems, parents and children, family in crisis, fascism ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, ireland, united kingdom, liverpool ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.4
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Family Film (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Germany, Slovenia, France, Slovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A couple embark on an early vacation. Left alone, their children cut loose until the boy gets caught for skipping school and things take an unexpected turn. Boasting exquisite camera work, the film is also unforgettable for its wholly original ...
Style: suspenseful, sentimental, captivating, sincere, poignant ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: lost dog, family relations, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, brother brother relationship, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, brother sister relationship, shipwreck, marital crisis, family tragedy, fear ...
Place: central europe, prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Between Summers (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Torun and Mikael have been married for a few years. When vacationing on the Danish coast, their young son Melker accidentally drowns. Torun initially blames her sister, who was supposed to supervise her children. Later she turns her anger and grief ...
Plot: infidelity, grief, divorce, brother in law sister in law relationship, sister sister relationship, beach, vacation, father son relationship, sea, guilt, tragedy, drowning ...
Place: stockholm sweden, denmark, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%