Movies like Glasses

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Glasses (2007)
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Glasses (2007)
Original name: めがね
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Harried and overworked, Taeko leaves the city for a much-needed island vacation. Stepping off a propeller plane onto golden sands, she drags her giant suitcase across the beach to Hamada Inn. Owner Yuji is impressed; it's the first time in three years a guest has made it to the inn without getting lost. The next morning Taeko wakes up to the greetings of peculiar fellow vacationer Sakura who leads the townspeople in funny morning calisthenics on the beach. Thus begins Taeko's strange vacation on this strange island full of strange people. At first Taeko finds the laidback attitude and mass idleness hard to bear, but soon she too begins to see the joy in "twilighting".
Style: humorous, psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: beach, vacation, travel, island, female protagonist, social problems, crisis, tropical island, relationship problems, identity crisis, stress, breakfast, hotel manager, female director, dark humor, hotel, restaurant, japanese man, beer, japanese woman, small business, eyeglasses, woman with glasses, east asian woman
Place: okinawa japan, okinawa

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Most similar movies to Glasses

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, humorous, psychological and disturbing films with plots about family relations, relationship problems, beach, friendship, female director, society and family problems mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres. Some movies like Glasses: Rent-a-Cat (2012), Kamome Diner (2006), Jealous (2017), All inclusive (2014), Mother's Elling (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Rent-a-Cat (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A single woman runs a rent-a-cat service to provide companions for lonely people.
Style: atmospheric, touching, humorous, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: pets, cat, introspection, single woman, satire, dream, haunted by the past, hopes, life turned upside down, disorder, singleness, small business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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95%
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Kamome Diner (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Where are we welcome? On a quiet street in Helsinki, Sachie has opened a diner featuring rice balls. For a month she has no customers. Then, in short order, she has her first customer, meets Midori, a gangly Japanese tourist, and invites her to stay ...
Style: humorous, atmospheric, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Plot: diner, friendship, starting over, love and romance, hopes, cooking and food, small business, feminism, cafe, single woman, business, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, europe, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 6.2
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Jealous (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A divorced teacher suddenly becomes jealous of everyone, including her daughter, friends and neighbors.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, humorous
Plot: jealousy, female friendship, divorced woman, mother daughter relationship, female teacher, female protagonist, jealous man, relationship problems, family problems, family relations, jealous woman, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
All inclusive (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After finding out that her husband cheated on her, Lise and her two daughters Ditte and Sigrid decides to go on vacation to Malta. The two sisters are very different and tries to cheer the mother up in very different ways. All inclusive is a movie ...
Style: emotional, humorous, captivating, psychological
Plot: vacation, parent child relationship, divorce, hotel, mother daughter relationship, infidelity, sister sister relationship, family relations, love, friendship, female director, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Mother's Elling (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Elling has lived with his mother all his life. Mom is the practical one, while Elling ponders the more theoretical aspects of life. He spends his time in their apartment reading books and looking at the neighbours through the living room window. ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, cult film
Plot: vacation, mama's boy, widow, tour guide, airport, family relations, travel, mother and son, parents and children, mother son relationship, kids and family, family ...
Place: spain, oslo norway, mallorca
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 76
Tre tocchi (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Several actors are members of a amateur soccer team. They followed in their preparations for a particular audition and in their personal life. With about 6 actors this delivers a broad picture of Italian life in which the question what it means to ...
Style: psychological, captivating, humorous
Plot: family relations, family problems, family life, social relations, gender, mafia, social problems, society, life, lifestyle, relationship problems, athlete's life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Best F(r)iends: Volume 2 (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: As Jon makes a run for it, he finds himself on an expedition across the Southwest, where he encounters wild and crazy characters through a series of twisted and dark foibles. While his misadventure teaches him a valuable lesson about friendship and ...
Style: disturbing, humorous, psychological, captivating, twist ending
Plot: gold digger, unlikely criminal, unlikely friendships, mortician, lifestyle, friendship, crimes, social problems, escapades, friends, relationship problems, incest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
See You in Valhalla (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After the bizarre death of her brother, Johana Burwood must return home after four years, to face her strange siblings, her out of touch father and her very touchy past.
Style: humorous, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: brother sister relationship, family problems, parents and children, kids and family, family, brother brother relationship, relationships, family secret, relationship problems, secret past, father son relationship, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Beachnickers (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Things go from bad to worse when four co-workers decide to enjoy the extended holiday at a beach house with their families.
Style: captivating, light, entertaining, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: beach, humour, coping, coworker, travel, adventure, vacation, escapades, problem solving, road trip, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Yellow Scarf (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 59 min.
Story: The main character - a man who suffers from alcoholism - wants to change his tumultuous life. The day before Christmas Eve he receives a gift from his son - a yellow scarf. A gift is a kind of talisman he receives from loved ones, and every time he ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: alcoholic, drunkenness, drunkard, christmas, crisis, alcohol abuse, social problems, family problems, relationship problems, life is a bitch, drinking alcohol, scarf ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Invisibles (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Following a city councils decision, a women's shelter will soon be closed and social workers have only three months to accommodate the residents.
Style: captivating, disturbing, humorous, sincere, psychological
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: social worker, social issues, group therapy, social decay, female protagonist, society, adaptation, friendship, youth, life philosophy, family relations, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 4K
Ride (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mother travels cross-country to California to be with her son after he decides to drop out of school and become a surfer.
Style: captivating, sincere, humorous, thought provoking
Plot: surfing, beach, young man, mother son relationship, family relations, couples, friendship, female director, smoking weed, aspiring writer, surfer, following someone ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, pacific ocean, usa, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Hi, Are You Alone? (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nina is a 20 years old girl from Valladolid who lives with her divorced father, an autoritarian and conservative man. Trini is of the same age and has lost her mother. For both Valladolid and their families have nothing to offer and therefore they ...
Style: road movie, captivating, humorous, feel good, light
Plot: travel, youth, society, lifestyle, friendship, self discovery, escapades, human nature, life philosophy, beautiful scenery, teacher, wealth ...
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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So Much Water (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Uruguay, Mexico, Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A family vacation is bogged down by unrelenting rain, as a teenage girl and her divorced father try to find common ground.
Style: humorous, captivating, atmospheric, psychological, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, family relations, resort, parents and children, siblings relations, confined, family problems, vacation, father daughter relationship, estrangement, teenager, hotel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: uruguay, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Which Way, Por Favor? (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The breathtaking sights and sounds of Mexico's lush Pacific coast come alive in this captivating comedy-drama shot in the isolated seaside village of Yelapa. Join four offbeat travelers hunting for romantic adventure, hidden cash, a mysterious ...
Style: low-budget
Plot: improv, seduction, beach, vacation, tourist, scorpion, lesbian subtext, female nudity, dog, sex
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
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Rodney King (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 52 min.
Story: 25 years ago, four LAPD officers were acquitted in a state court for beating King, sparking three days of rioting that left 53 people dead. Now, around the anniversary, this Spike Lee-produced one-man show (Roger Guenver Smith) will be streaming on ...
Style: humorous, psychological, disturbing, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: live performance, adult humor, live audience, disorder, society, performance, life philosophy, young man, poetry, police brutality, racism, auditorium
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Five (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young man paying the rent for himself and his lifelong friends at an apartment, ends up flat-broke and resorts to selling marijuana to pay the bills - only to get caught up in the dangerous world of drugs.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: drugs, satire, drug dealer, friendship, drug dealing, roommate, social problems, relationship problems, group of friends, drug traffic, financial problem, criminal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.0
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Paradise (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After surviving a plane crash a young conservative woman suffers a crisis of faith.
Style: humorous, cynical, realistic, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, friendship, coming of age, church, female protagonist, crisis of faith, car accident, air disaster, society, sexual content, youth, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Lovely by Surprise (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lovely by Surprise follows the journey of novelist Marian Walker as she attempts to finish her first novel. Facing the age-old problem of writer’s block, Marian seeks advice from a mentor and ex-lover. His seemingly innocent advice to kill the ...
Style: captivating, light, entertaining
Plot: writers, creative block, relationships, crisis, travel, swimming pool, hot dog, car salesman, father daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
After the Storm (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Ryota is an unpopular writer although he won a literary award 15 years ago. Now, Ryota works as a private detective. He is divorced from his ex-wife Kyoko and he has an 11-year-old son Shingo. His mother Yoshiko lives alone at her apartment. One ...
Style: semi serious, thought provoking, melancholic, touching, sincere
Plot: divorce, private detective, lottery ticket, slice of life, storm, gambling, father son relationship, lie, divorced father, bet, trust, divorced parents ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Zamfir's Zona (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Zona Zamfirova is set in the eastern Serbian city of Niš in the 19th century. The plot follows the story of Zona Zamfirova, a local rich man's daughter, and the vicissitudes of her affair with Mane, an ordinary goldsmith. As it was undesirable ...
Style: humorous, captivating, disturbing
Plot: love, father daughter relationship, society, conspiracy, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couples, rich and poor, love affair, love story, male female relationship, tragic love ...
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Tour de Force (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Belgium, of all places. What's Belgium got besides chocolates and fries? No matter, this year it was Hannes' and Kiki's turn to choose the destination of their annual bike tour with their closest friends. They all looks forward to the ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, road movie, captivating ...
Plot: friends, vacation, on the road, terminal illness, friendship, bittersweet, thirty something, road trip, self discovery, best friends, escapades, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Dear Summer Sister (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sunaoko come to Okinawa to find his brother Tsuruo. Her searching is not very painless because it tears up old wounds in complicated relationships, some of which date back to the horrors of war.
Plot: bathroom, singing, song, judge, rape, prostitute, extramarital affair, singer, drinking, topless, sex scene, bathtub ...
Place: okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Arab Blues (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Tunisia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Selma, a psychoanalyst, deals with a cast of colorful new patients after returning home to Tunisia to open a practice.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating
Plot: female protagonist, psychotherapy, new job, female psychologist, psychotherapist, society, problem solving, ambitious woman, psychoanalysis, psychology, job, psychologist ...
Place: tunisia, africa, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
 3K
Waiter (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Edgar works as a waiter in 'Het Westen', a restaurant. He is married and has a lover. His neighbors terrorize him with loud music and garbage. One day after he is mistreated by some customers he is sick of it all and goes to talk to his ...
Style: touching, captivating, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: restaurant, waiter, destiny, dull life, family relations, unsupportive coworkers, dark humor, change of luck, starting over, midlife crisis, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, holland, netherlands, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Last Word (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A retired businesswoman – who tries to control everything around her – decides to write her own obituary. A young journalist takes up the task of finding out the truth, and the result is a life-altering friendship.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, humorous, thought provoking
Plot: female writer, advertising executive, radio dj, obituary, friendship, restaurant, mother daughter relationship, advertising agency, road trip, vandalism, suicide attempt, self discovery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Stella's Last Weekend (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Brothers Jack and Oliver reunite to put their beloved dog to sleep. While their zany mother plans a party to celebrate Stella's life, things go awry when the brothers discover they love the same girl.
Style: psychological, sincere, humorous, disturbing, captivating
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: brother brother relationship, love triangle, teenage girl, teenage boy, party, fight, rivalry, youth, love and romance, family relations, adaptation, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Desire Street (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, China, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A family (mother, daughter and son) tries to survive their loneliness and obsessions by going through different sexual experiences and relationships with a new neighbour, a prostitute.
Style: touching, exciting, sincere, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: betrayal, love, family, danger, obsession, new life, discrimination, coming of age, mother son relationship, mother daughter relationship, relationship problems, loneliness ...
Place: spain, china, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
What a Wonderful Family! 3: My Wife, My Life (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: At the Hirata home, three generations of their family live together. A crisis ensues when one afternoon, housewife Fumie falls asleep and wakes up to find a thief has stolen her secret money she kept hidden in the refrigerator.
Style: captivating
Plot: brawl, marital argument, husband wife estrangement, husband wife relationship, secret, family conflict, relationship problems, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, conflict, baseball cap ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.8
 668
Deserted (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When twenty-four-year-old Jae is released from prison for killing her mother, she returns to her childhood home in small-town Ridgecrest. The desire to go anywhere but there prompts her to agree to join her brother on a road trip out to Death Valley ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: brother sister relationship, female protagonist, desert, death valley, family problems, family relations, relationship problems, ex convict, journey, road trip, getting home, lost ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%