Movies like The Assam Garden

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The Assam Garden (1985)
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The Assam Garden (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An insecure, aggressive widow of a tea garden manager reluctantly develops an affectionate relationship with an Indian housewife and her family.
Style: meditative
Plot: culture clash, loss, widow, friendship, redheaded woman

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and sincere films with plots about friendship, friends, coming of age, youth, culture clash, male nudity and family relations mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Assam Garden: Tucked (2018), Potential Inertia (2014), Now (2006), The Chosen (1981), The '70s (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Tucked (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: TUCKED is a raw and tender drama about an aging 80 year old drag queen who forms an unlikely friendship with a younger queen, both struggling with their own issues of gender identity and mortality. As they discover more about each other, they ...
Style: feel good
Plot: mortality, slice of life, gender identity, loss, friendship, love
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95%
Potential Inertia (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Declan Holmes is graduating college, a hard enough time as it is, and heading out into the real world. The loss he experiences is like nothing he has ever known before. 'Potential Inertia' is the story of his journey through a very ...
Plot: graduation, loss, love, college, friendship
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78%
 6.8
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Now (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A mysterious accident has separated Jaap from his beloved Rose, but they continue to talk to each other in their minds and dreams. As Jaap struggles to come to terms with what happened, his best friend JP suggests they travel to France to visit Rose ...
Style: road movie
Plot: loss, loneliness, friendship, russian, love, friend, coma, accident
Place: belgium
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78%
 7.1
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The Chosen (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Chosen follows the story of two teenage boys determined to remain friends despite the deep differences between their two families. Set in New York during the 1940s, this provocative film follows the son of an orthodox rabbi and the son of a ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, dramatic, earnest ...
Plot: friendship, chosen one, culture clash, coming of age, interracial relations, teenage life, society, friends, clergy, parents and children, youth, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: new york, usa, israel, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 6.0
 594
The '70s (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Four friends, fresh from tragedy at Kent Sate, graduate from college and begin their adult lives during the turbulent 1970s. But Dexter (Guy Torry), Eileen (Vinessa Shaw), Byron (Brad Rowe) and Christie (Amy Smart) find their paths are heading in ...
Style: talky, sincere, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: friendship, culture clash, disco, americana, friends, society, fighting the system, feminism, siblings relations, injustice, gender, rebellion ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.3
 37
Welcome Home (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This is the story of two childhood friends - Lucas (a 16-year-old high-schooler) and Bert (a mechanic’s apprentice) - who flee the suffocating fish bowl that their killjoy families’ lives have become. Lucas, still quite immature, finds a “big ...
Plot: coming of age, friendship, childhood friend, teenage boy, male nudity, youth, friendship between boys
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
This Summer Feeling (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Sasha, a French woman of thirty, dies suddenly in Berlin. Her Fiancé, Lawrence, and her sister Zoé, must come to terms as the consequences of this shock set in.
Plot: friendship, psychology, female nudity, death, cigarette smoking, beach, male nudity, concert, sex scene, drawing, cat, hospital
Place: berlin germany, paris france
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52%
 7.0
 658
Blind Flight (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The true story of Irishman Brian Keenan and Englishman John McCarthy's extraordinary relationship as hostages of militias in Lebanon during the 1979-91 Civil War.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: friendship, hostages, captivity, prison, isolation, prison life, confined, friends, innocence lost, introspection, culture clash, kidnapping ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: middle east, lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Whose Daughter Is She? (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Whose Daughter is She?
Plot: divorce, widow, custody battle, child custody, mother child relationship, custody, desertion
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49%
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Rip-Off (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Best friends Michael, Steve, Cooly and Richie are seniors at a large Toronto high school. Foremost on their minds and that of many of their classmates are what they are going to do this upcoming summer and beyond. They don't want to waste away ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, filmmaking, independence, rock band, youth, high school student, media, commune, teenager
Place: toronto ontario canada
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48%
 6.8
 6K
Starlet (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship forms between 21 year-old Jane and the elderly Sadie after Jane discovers a hidden stash of money inside an object at Sadie's yard sale.
Style: sincere, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: friendship, friends, older woman younger woman relationship, aging, cocaine, aspiring actor, introspection, twentysomething life, reach out, porn, dysfunctional character, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1965
Place: california, los angeles, usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Party Is Over (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Despite their differences, Celeste and Sihem quickly become inseparable. The common will to get out of drugs seals their fusional friendship. This will be as much a force as an obstacle when, transferred from the center that welcomes them, they find ...
Plot: friendship, addiction, 19 year old, woman in underwear, taking a bath, female nudity, drugs, bare breasts, male nudity, cigarette smoking, female protagonist, bathtub ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 257
We (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A summer trip to Berlin offers a fleeting glimpse into the lives of the country's youth in this vibrant, character-driven drama from director Martin Gypkens. When twentysomething Florian arrives in town to pay a visit to long-lost pal Pit, the ...
Plot: friendship, becoming an adult, young people, unhappiness, male nudity, high school friends, coming of age, homosexual, homosexuality, gay kiss, gay, filmmaker
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.7
 573
The Miracle (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The two teenagers Jimmy and Rose spend their vacation at the small Irish sea-resort Bray. Out of boredom they observe other people and imagine wild stories about them. One day they observe the blonde Renee, and Jimmy is immediately fascinated by her ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic
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Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.0
 275
Amexicano (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A look at the bond between an illegal immigrant and a blue-collar Italian-American from Queens.
Style: humorous, serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: friendship, culture clash, working class, society, friends, immigrants, human nature, social differences, unemployment, deportation, stabbing, pickup truck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Kissing Candice (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Candice longs to escape the boredom of her seaside town, but when a boy she dreams about turns up in real life, she becomes involved with a dangerous local gang.
Plot: dream, gang, isolation, friendship, teenage girl, missing child, fishing, high school, youth, animals, car chase, school ...
Place: ireland
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41%
 7.6
 6K
Third Star (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: James and his three closest lifelong friends go on an ill-advised trip to the stunning coastal area of Barafundle Bay in West Wales. What follows is a touching and comical adventure dealing with friendship, heroism and love.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, emotional, gloomy ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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 7.6
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Lawn Dogs (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the affluent, gated community of Camelot Gardens, bored wives indiscriminately sleep around while their unwitting husbands try desperately to climb the social ladder. Trent, a 21-year-old outsider who mows the neighborhood lawns, quietly observes ...
Style: humorous, witty, talky, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: friendship, odd couple, love and romance, hypocrisy, suburban life, voyeurism, party, infidelity, poverty, suspicion, discrimination, sex ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 6.4
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Two for Joy (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Coming of age drama following a daughter, her mother and her wayward younger brother as their relationship reaches critical mass.
Plot: widow, british, death of husband, depression, coming of age, seaside, rebel
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Mitte 30 (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: widow, employment agency, bedroom, blonde, infidelity, shower, death, adultery, extramarital affair, male nudity, student, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
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Albatross (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Beth, a bookish teenager, befriends Emilia, an aspiring novelist who has just arrived in town. Emilia soon begins an affair with Beth's father that threatens to have devastating consequences.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, masturbation, best friends, small town, marriage crisis, literature, affair, friends, youth, family relations, writer's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, oxford university
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Education of Little Tree (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Little Tree is an 8-year-old Cherokee boy, who, during the time of the depression, loses his parents and starts to live with his Indian grandma and grandpa and learn the wisdom of the Cherokee way of life.
Style: serious, atmospheric, touching, realistic, uplifting ...
Plot: culture clash, coming of age, orphan, friendship, parents and children, friends, starting over, society, youth, family relations, little boy, child abuse ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Me Without You (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: During a long, hot summer in seventies London, young neighbors Holly and Marina make a childhood pact to be friends forever. For Marina, troubled, fiercely independent, determined to try everything, Holly stays the only constant in a life of ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, touching, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, coming of age, university, love triangle, human nature, romance, parents and children, sexual relations, teenage life, love and romance, youth, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england, london, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Witness for the Prosecution (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sir Wilfred Robarts, a famed barrister is released from the hospital, where he stayed for two months following his heart attack. Returning to the practise of his lawyer skills, he takes the case of Leonard Vole, an unemployed man who is accused of ...
Style: talky, serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, courtroom, dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer, mystery, court, legal investigation, couple relations, infidelity, love triangle, false accusation ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.1
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That Summer! (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Often described as an unofficial sequel to Scum – Winstone's main character Steve is fresh from Borstal - the rather gentler-toned That Summer holds special memories for Ray as he met his future wife Elaine during filming. It also notched him ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: gang, friendship, redemption, beach, teenage life, rivalry, youth, contests and competitions, love and romance, wet clothes, summer, reform school ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Autobiography of a Princess (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: No Overview
Style: talky, sincere, serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: princess, introspection, friendship, indian lead, isolation, society, friends, master and servant, self discovery, social differences, culture clash, royal family ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, london, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The House of Doves (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The widow Alexandra and her schoolgirl daughter Sandra live together in a luxurious villa in Spain. When Fernando, an old love of Alexandra's, appears in town the two rekindle their love affair until Alexandra finds that he is being paid to be ...
Plot: daughter, virgin, widow, sex, erotica, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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La Run (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Guillaume is a good young man. He has never taken hard drugs in his life, doesn't plan on trying, and has an honest job. Everything goes chaotic when he witnesses his father's attempted suicide over a heavy gambling debt. In order to pay ...
Plot: ambition, friendship, jealousy, drug dealing, drug abuse, drug, money, violence
Place: montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Take Care of My Cat (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The fashionable Hye-joo is focused on her career at a brokerage house. She's making a decent living, but her co-workers look down on her. Tae-hee is sick of living under the thumb of her domineering father. She spends her time doing volunteer ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, artist, lesbian, coming of age, life is a bitch, friends, unfulfillment, youth, best friends, parents and children, family in crisis, reunion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, seoul, japan, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Say Goodbye, Maggie Cole (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A recently widowed research doctor is convinced by a colleague to join him in an inner-city clinic. Susan Hayward's final film.
Plot: doctor, clinic, grief, widow, leukemia, redheaded woman
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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