Movies like A Question of Love

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A Question of Love (1978)
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A Question of Love (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A lesbian mother fights to keep her son when a custody suit is brought by her ex-husband.
Plot: child custody, prejudice, female homosexuality, lesbian, coming out, lawyer, family relations, courtroom, boy, homosexuality, teenage boy, little boy, gay parent, lesbian mother, closeted homosexual, custody battle, lesbian interest, mother son relationship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, touching, realistic and captivating films with plots about family relations, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, child custody, divorce, lawyer and lesbian mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like A Question of Love: Kramer vs. Kramer (1979), An Early Frost (1985), Everything Relative (1996), Out of the Blue (2007), What Makes a Family (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ted Kramer is a career man for whom his work comes before his family. His wife Joanna cannot take this anymore, so she decides to leave him. Ted is now faced with the tasks of housekeeping and taking care of himself and their young son Billy.
Style: touching, sincere, captivating, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: custody battle, courtroom, divorce, single father, family relations, selfishness, couples, lawyer, marriage, father son relationship, family problems, family ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california, manhattan, new york city
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An Early Frost (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in the mid-eighties Michael Pierson, a young gay man, is struck with AIDS in the prime of his life. He's forced to be open about the disease and his homosexuality for the first time with his co-workers (he's a successful lawyer) and ...
Style: emotional, gloomy, touching, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: coming out, aids, family relations, lawyer, family problems, terminal illness, workplace situations, family in crisis, parents and children, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois, united states
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Everything Relative (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Old college chums get together for a weekend reunion that is bound to open old wounds and perhaps heal them. New romances find a spark while old ones rekindle.
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, female director, high school reunion, class reunion, female homosexuality, brother sister relationship, italian american, singer, singing, swimming, song ...
Place: massachusetts
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Out of the Blue (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marion, a 50 year old woman, suddenly ups and leaves the man with whom she has been living for the past 20 years; she has found herself, midlife, in love with her friend Claude, another woman.
Plot: lesbian mother, lesbian, mother daughter relationship, gay parent, lesbian interest, female nudity, family relations, husband wife relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Color Of Love: Jacey's Story (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in a small town in the South, movie centers on Georgia Potter, an old-fashioned widow (Rowlands), whose life changes drastically when her estranged daughter and the son-in-law she never met die in a car crash. When she visits her granddaughter ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: racism, interracial relations, interracial adoption, child custody, grandparent and grandchild, grandfather grandson relationship, interracial, family, social issues, social problems, custody, grandmother grandson relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
What Makes a Family (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Brooke Shields believes she has finally found happiness, now that she and her lesbian partner (Cherry Jones) have a child. But when Jones passes away five years later and her scheming parents apply for custody behind Shields' back, an affecting ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, uplifting, sexy ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, coming out, custody, terminal illness, pregnancy, lesbian mother, family problems, family life, adoption, couples, breakup, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida
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53%
Whose Daughter Is She? (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Whose Daughter is She?
Plot: widow, divorce, custody battle, desertion, custody, child custody, mother child relationship, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
One Potato, Two Potato (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Study of interracial marriage in the 1960's. A white divorcée falls in love with and marries an African-American man. When her ex-husband sues for custody of her child, arguing that a mixed household is an improper place to raise the girl, the ...
Plot: racism, prejudice, child custody, marriage, miscegenation, interracial marriage, clerk, in laws, race, mother daughter relationship, lawyer, toy gun ...
Place: ohio, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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That Certain Summer (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The first US teleplay to deal sympathetically with homosexuality. Divorced San Francisco contractor Doug Salter is looking forward to a summer visit from his fourteen-year-old son Nick, who lives in Los Angeles with his mother Janet. The boy does ...
Plot: gay, father son relationship, coming out, family relations, male homosexuality, gay slur, lgbt, older man younger man relationship, divorce, homosexual, gay couple, telephone call ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Welcome Home, Bobby (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a Chicago teen is arrested for drug possession, the ensuing investigation reveals that he has had sexual contact with an older man. Discovering his sexual encounter, other students start shunning him and call for his expulsion from school. His ...
Plot: coming out, gay teenager, gay, parent child relationship, flirting, gay teacher, teenage boy, speedo, seduction, prejudice, gay brother, brother brother relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
An Unexpected Love (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kate Mayer seems to have it all: a nice suburban house, two loving children and a devoted husband. But Kate is anything but happy. She is disappointed not only with her marriage, but with her entire life. In her pursuit of happiness, this frustrated ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological
Plot: lesbian mother, lesbian, sexual awakening, secret love, divorce, bigotry, lesbian sex, self discovery, fall in love, starting over, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Thursday's Child (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sam Alden is the 17-year-old high school star player in baseball who seems to have it all. However, his family notices that he is often bothered with fits of coughing. Worried, his parents decide to take him to the hospital, where they are shocked ...
Plot: family relations, heart transplant, heart disease, illness, father son relationship, doctor, teenager, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Incredible Mrs. Ritchie (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A troubled teen is given the chance to redeem his criminal debt to society
Style: touching, serious, emotional, sentimental, realistic
Plot: family relations, juvenile delinquency, friendship, self discovery, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, human nature, misfit, life is a bitch, society, elderly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Grace & Glorie (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a lonely ex-New Yorker moves into the home of a rural senior to act as a hospice worker, the two initially couldn't seem to be less alike. However, as time passes, the two find much kinship including a lost child. Slowly the two build a ...
Plot: reminiscence, death, caregiver, respect, regret, dying, widow, friendship, husband wife relationship, volunteer, grandmother grandson relationship, lawyer ...
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
All the Way Home (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A wife and mother in 1915 Tennessee copes with the loss of her husband and the necessity of raising their children alone.
Plot: single mother, widow, death, live broadcast, love, death of father, filmed play, loss of husband, father son relationship, accident, family relations, loss of father ...
Time: 1910s
Place: tennessee
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32%
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Concussion (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a blow to the head, Abby decides she can't do it anymore. Her life just can't be only about the house, the kids and the wife. She needs more: she needs to be Eleanor.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, depressing, twists and turns ...
Plot: lesbian mother, lesbian relationship, lesbian, prostitute, self discovery, strong sexual content, gays and lesbians, life turned upside down, gender, couples, unfulfillment, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
And Then Came Summer (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A reunion of family and friends becomes an unforgettable vacation when two teenage boys discover their secret feelings toward one another. The relationship is eventually exposed to their families - leading to denial and a questioning of self-worth ...
Style: melancholic, exciting, tense, touching, sentimental
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32%
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Run the Tide (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When their drug abusing mother is released from prison determined to rebuild their family, Rey kidnaps his younger brother Oliver and escapes their desert home for the California coast.
Style: disturbing, touching, sincere, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: dysfunctional family, responsibility, brother brother relationship, mother son relationship, child custody, life is a bitch, child care, self discovery, escapades, family relations, parents and children, transformation ...
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32%
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Robin's Hood (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Robin is a social worker in Oakland on the verge of losing her job for getting too close to her clients; she's African-American and grew up in the neighborhood. She falls for Brooklyn, a White Frenchwoman, who's a thief with dreams of ...
Plot: female homosexuality, woman woman relationship, motorcycle, lesbian love, gay, lesbian, thief, neighborhood
Place: oakland california
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32%
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I Am Sam (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Sam has the mental capacity of a 7-year-old. He has a daughter with a homeless woman who abandons them when they leave the hospital, leaving Sam to raise Lucy on his own. But as Lucy grows up, Sam's limitations start to become a problem and the ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: mentally challenged, father daughter relationship, custody, parents and children, social services, lawyer, against the odds, parenthood, human spirit, child custody, family relations, fighting the system ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Violation of Sarah McDavid (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sarah McDavid, an idealistic young teacher, takes a job in a rough high school where she is eventually attacked and raped in her classroom after school hours and decides to buck the school system in an attempt to make schools safer for students and ...
Plot: teacher, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, student, bicycle, rape, female teacher, school principal, inner city, rape victim, new job, classroom, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Custody (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the midst of a divorce, Miriam Besson decides to ask for exclusive custody to her son, in order to protect him from a father that she is accusing of violence. The judge-in-charge of the file grants a shared custody to the father whom it considers ...
Style: sentimental, touching, disturbing, captivating
Plot: custody battle, child, parent child relationship, child custody, husband wife relationship, boy, police, divorced parents, lawyer, lie, father son relationship, divorce ...
Time: 2010s, year 2013
Place: france
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31%
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Raven's Touch (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Blaming herself for a tragic accident, Raven Michaels secludes herself at a remote family cabin. She wanders the woods on the verge of a breakdown, seeking peace in isolation. In a last ditch attempt to save her family, Kate Royce takes her two ...
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: lesbian, lesbian sex, love and romance, camping, hiking, lesbian relationship, forest, female nudity, cabin, forbidden love, single mother, family relations ...
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30%
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Wild Iris (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman and her teenage son move back in with her mother to work together in the family bridal business.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, talky
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couples, unlikely couple, hopes, romance, dysfunctional family, parents and children, teenage life, crumbling marriage, single parent, lifestyle, love and romance, youth ...
Time: contemporary
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30%
All the Wilderness (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Keeping to himself in the wake his father's death, James Charm finds refuge in solitary walks and creating morbid sketches — until a charismatic new friend and a quirky young woman begin to draw him out of his shell.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, family relations, self discovery, single parent, youth, boy, teenage boy, therapist, mother son relationship, coming of age, hamster, bare chested boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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30%
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Love Streams (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Two closely bound, emotionally wounded siblings reunite after years apart.
Style: psychological, emotional, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: couple relations, prostitute, love and romance, couples, family problems, family relations, custody, redemption, siblings relations, hopes, unfulfillment, social misfits ...
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas
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30%
In the Custody of Strangers (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A teenage delinquent who goes on a drunken joyride is left in jail overnight by his parents in the hope that he might learn a lesson from it. But events follow which result in the boy spending far longer behind bars than anyone had foreseen.
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, serious, realistic
Plot: prison, alcohol abuse, self defense, youth, life is a bitch, confined, prison life, teenage life, parents and children, custody, isolation, family life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Alley Cats (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Amid Europe's superwealthy jet set, lovely Leslie (Anne Arthur) feels neglected by her cheating fiancé, Logan (Charlie Hickman). She gets even by pursuing a few dalliances of her own and, in the process, falls for a gorgeous lesbian socialite ...
Plot: female homosexuality, infidelity, lesbianism, suicide, exotic dancer, sex, seduction, socialite, female nudity, lesbian
Place: bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
L.A. Law: The Movie (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Reunion movie from the popular TV series reunites most of the original cast from the Los Angeles law firm of McKenzie-Brackman. In the eight years since the series ended, the founding senior partner, Leland McKenzie, has retired and left Douglas ...
Style: serious, psychological, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: law firm, reunion, lawyer, death row, courtroom, legal
Place: los angeles
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Tick Tock Lullaby (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A wry interweave film about baby making and how as time marches on the decision gets more intense and less romantic.
Style: semi serious, talky, humorous
Plot: family relations, pregnancy, youth, coming out, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, babies and infants, gender, gays and lesbians, lesbian, lesbian sex ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
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29%